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The Complete Book of Fashion Illustration
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The Complete Book of Fashion Illustration

By Tate, Sharon Lee; Mona Shafer Edwards

New York: HarperCollins, 1987. Hardcover. Near Fine hardcover in dust jacket with only a touch of shelf wear. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. "Designed to help novice sketchers learn the basics--and sketchers with intermediate skills learn to improve and refine their drawings. Offers comprehensive coverage of all aspects of fashion illustration and drawing--using step-by-step drawing and teaching methods for each type of illustration and technique. Emphasizes drawing specific garments and style details. Covers rendering fabrics in detail. Also considers new computer graphics tools." Second edition, third printing. 386 pages; b&w illustrations throughout; 8.4 x 11 inches.

$24.95

Priority: Jesus' Life in Sixty Drawings
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Priority: Jesus' Life in Sixty Drawings

By Vallotton, Annie

Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1969. Paperback. First American edition. Very Good paperback with moderate soiling to the covers, otherwise appears to be new. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Passages from the New Testament on the life of Jesus, illustrated with simple, elegant line drawings. Illustrated and translated by Annie Vallotton. Unpaginated [approx. 64 pages]; b&w and monochrome illustrations throughout; 8 x 5 inches. Biography of the illustrator.

$84.95

The Adventures of Tintin at Sea Exhibition Brochure, March 31 - September 5, 2004
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The Adventures of Tintin at Sea Exhibition Brochure, March 31 - September 5, 2004

By Tintin; Georges Remi; Herge

Greenwich, UK: National Maritime Museum, 2004. Pamphlet. First edition. Fine/As New pamphlet. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The gallery brochure for the exhibition The Adventures of Tintin at Sea held at the National Maritime Museum, outside of London, March 31 - September 5, 2004. The exhibition commemorated the 75th anniversary of the comic strip reporter's first adventure and included the oldest existing drawing of Tintin and a painting of Tintin's creator Georges Remi (Herge) by Andy Warhol. The exhibition was held in association with the Fondation Herge and was jointly sponsored by Ottakar's Bookstores and Egmont Books. This brochure includes short texts on the exhibit, "The World of Tintin," and "Tintin in the 21st Century." C-fold pamphlet; 6 pages; 17 color illustrations + 1 map; 4 x 8.25 inches. Text in English and French.

$14.95

Program for A Conversation with Roz Chast and Jules Feiffer, SIGNED
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Program for A Conversation with Roz Chast and Jules Feiffer, SIGNED

By Chast, Roz; Jules Feiffer; Francoise Mouly

New York: Symphony Space & Thalia Book Club, 2014. Magazine. SIGNED. Fine booklet. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The program for a live conversation between the cartoonists/illustrators/writers Roz Chast and Jules Feiffer, moderated by The New Yorker art director Francoise Mouly. The event was held November 12, 2014, at Symphony Space, NYC, and hosted by the Thalia Book Club. SIGNED BY CHAST & FEIFFER on the cover. Loose overwrap cover, specific to the event, over a staple-bound, 24-page playbill. Laid-in is a loose sheet advertising future events by the Thalia Book Club.

$39.95

Vault49: Target Practice Issue 02, Vault49, Since 2002
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Vault49: Target Practice Issue 02, Vault49, Since 2002

By Vault49

New York: Vault49, [2011]. Magazine. Near Fine oversized booklet with light stress marks at the spine, a light curl at one corner of the cover, and a now-flattened crease along the middle, probably as mailed in an envelope. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The second issue of Target Practice, the publication created, designed, and published by Vault49 to promote their work. Vault49 is an award-winning design studio with a worldwide reputation for creating world-class CGI, illustration, typography, photography, and motion graphics. The issue is full of cutting-edge, contemporary images and examples of their type designs that the studio produced for a wide-range of contexts. Staple-bound, self-wrappers; 32 pages; color illustrations throughout; 10.5 x 16 inches.

$34.95

Neon Magazine, July/August 1990: Lynda Barry Ninja Babe
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Neon Magazine, July/August 1990: Lynda Barry Ninja Babe

By Barry, Lynda; Dan Santow

Chicago: Adams Communications, 1990. Magazine. First edition. Very Good magazine with light stress marks at the spine and a touch of rubbing/soiling. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING AND CARDBOARD. The July/August 1990 issue of Neon, the Chicago arts, fashion, lifestyle and clubbing magazine. This issue includes: a cover portrait and article on Lynda Barry with many reprints of her comics and a portrait by Paul Elledge; article on sculptor David Kotker; articles on fashion, clubs, eating, drinking, music, photography, and all more. Edited by Dan Santow. Staple-bound, card wraps; 64 pages; color and b&w throughout; 9 x 10.75 inches.

$19.95

Fletcher Martin
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Fletcher Martin

By Martin, Fletcher; H. Lester Cooke Jr.

New York: Abrams, 1977. Hardcover. First edition. Fine cloth-bound hardcover with a touch of fading along the top edges of the boards in a Near Fine dust jacket with traces of shelf wear/soiling. A very nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on the work of the American painter, illustrator, muralist and educator Fletcher Martin (1904 - 1979.) He is best known for his images of soldier life during WWII and his sometimes brutal images of boxing and other sports. The illustrations in this volume cover every aspect of Fletcher Martin's art including many of his sensuous portraits and dynamic book illustrations. Text by H. Lester Cooke Jr. 232 pages; 51 full-page color plates + 151 b&w illustrations; 11.75 x 10.75 inches. Biographical outline, bibliography, index. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$54.95

Revealing Illustrations: The Art of James McMullan
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Revealing Illustrations: The Art of James McMullan

By McMullan, James; Milton Glaser

New York: Watson-Guptill, 1981. Hardcover. First edition, 1981, first printing. Fine cloth-bound hardcover with fading to the spine and strips along the front board in a Fine dust jacket with light touches of shelf wear. A nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on the commercial artwork of James McMullan as well as a step-by-step guide to his approach to the design process with his reference materials, sketches, photographs of the artist at work, and the finished project. McMullan has done work for Esquire and Sports Illustrated, and produced the art for many Broadway productions. Interview with the artist conducted by Milton Glaser. 144 pages; 80 color plates + 214 b&w illustrations; 9.25 x 12.25 inches. Index. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$44.95

The Most of John Held Jr.
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The Most of John Held Jr.

By Held Jr., John; Carl J. Weinhardt; Marc Connelly; Bartlett Hayes

Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Greene Press, 1972. Hardcover. First edition. Fine/As New cloth-bound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket with a couple of light spots of soiling and a touch of rubbing along one fore edge. A very nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on the illustrative work of John Held Jr. Held was a prolific cartoonist and illustrator in the early to mid-20th century, widely published in magazines like The New Yorker, Life, and Vanity Fair, who visually defined the sheiks and flappers of the 1920s. Includes examples of his woodcuts, cartoons, watercolors, and sculptures. Quotations from writings by the artist; introduction by Carl J. Weinhardt; foreword by Marc Connelly; commentary by Bartlett Hayes. 144 pages; 38 color plates + 79 b&w illustrations; 9 x 12.25 inches. Chronology. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$74.95

The Story of Western Architecture
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The Story of Western Architecture

By Risebero, Bill

New York: Scribner's Sons, 1979. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Near Fine cloth-bound hardcover with a bump to the two tips and a light strip of fading along the bottom board in a Near Fine dust jacket with strips of sunning along the two edges and some light crimping along the top edge and to the lower tips. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. The author views the history of architecture not as a chronology of styles but as an expression of social and economic conditions; he informs us not only of what was built but how, when, and under what cultural incentives. The author's hundreds of clear and informative drawings and diagrams add to the lively, informal nature of a book that has been widely adopted as a classroom text. Text and drawings by Bill Risebero. 272 pages; b&w illustrations throughout; 6.75 x 10.25 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$14.95

Xaviera's Supersex: Her Personal Techniques For Total Lovemaking
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Xaviera's Supersex: Her Personal Techniques For Total Lovemaking

By Hollander, Xaviera; Robert Baxter

New York: New American Library/Signet, 1976. Paperback. First Signet edition, 1976, first printing. Very Good trade paperback with light shelf wear; spine straight and uncreased, binding tight and solid. A nice copy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A practical guide to sex with how-to sections on a number of taboo subjects. Text by Xaviera Hollander; illustrated by Robert Baxter. 224 pages; monochrome illustrations throughout; 7 x 10.25 inches.

$29.95

Aphrodisiac: Erotic Drawings by John Boyce
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Aphrodisiac: Erotic Drawings by John Boyce

By Boyce, John; Anais Nin

New York: Crown, 1976. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Near Fine quarter-cloth hardcover with a slight lean and a bump to two tips in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light soiling and light wear to two tips and the spine ends. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Selected passages from the works of Anais Nin, illustrated with erotic drawings by John Boyce. Introduction by Nin. Unpaginated [ca. 160 pages]; monochrome illustrations throughout; 7.25 x 10.25 inches.

$24.95

The Underground Sketchbook of Jan Faust
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The Underground Sketchbook of Jan Faust

By Faust, Jan

New York: Dover, 1972. Paperback. First edition, first printing presumed. Very Good+ paperback with a slight curl to the cover edges and a dimple to the back cover. A nice copy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A collection of drawings by Jan Faust. Faust was an editorial illustrator for the Nation, New York Magazine, NY Times, and the National Review. These drawings however are published here for the first time, being too racy or odd for mainstream publications. vi + 101 pages; 101 full-page b&w illustrations; 6.5 x 9.25 inches.

$21.95

Pens and Needles: Literary Caricatures by David Levine
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Pens and Needles: Literary Caricatures by David Levine

By Levine, David; John Updike

Boston: Gambit, 1969. Hardcover. First edition, 1969, first printing presumed. Fine/As New quarter-cloth bound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket with a hint of soiling. A very nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A collection of the literary caricatures of David Levine. Introduced and edited by John Updike. 150 pages; over 200 b&w illustrations; 7.25 x 10 inches. Index.

$19.95

Greetings, Dearie! A Connoisseur's Collection of Humor from Hallmark Contemporary Cards
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Greetings, Dearie! A Connoisseur's Collection of Humor from Hallmark Contemporary Cards

By Editors of Hallmark Cards

New York: Doubleday, 1962. Paperback. First edition. Very Good paperback with tanning to the covers and a touch of rubbing to the extremities; interior clean and bright. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A collection of humorous greeting cards from Hallmark. 191 pages; profusely illustrated in b&w and spot color; 7 x 10.25 inches.

$18.95

Ron Cobb: Colorvision
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Ron Cobb: Colorvision

By Cobb, Ron

Los Angeles & Glebe: Wild and Woolley, 1981. Paperback. First edition, first printing. Near Fine paperback with a light wave at the top of the text block, possibly due to moisture exposure; overall, a nice copy. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph on the work of Ron Cobb, starting with his early years illustrating covers for Famous Monsters magazine, followed by his five year stint as an editorial cartoonist for the LA Free Press, his cartoons and paintings made in Australia, and finally his pre-production designs for science fiction and fantasy movies such as Alien, Star Wars, and Conan. 84 pages; color illustrations throughout; 11.5 x 11.5 inches.

$250.00

Hirschfeld Folio 1964
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Hirschfeld Folio 1964

By Hirschfeld, Al

New York: Playbill, 1964. Portfolio. First edition. The plates are all Fine; the folder is Very Good+ with some light scuffing/soiling and the edges somewhat flattened; complete as issued. SHIPS THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Ten loose 11- x 14-inch plates, housed in a printed blue paper folder with an illustrated plate mounted to the front. Each plate features a theatrical caricature drawn by Al Hirshfeld for Playbill magazine. The ten images are: Carol Channing as Lady Macbeth: Zero Mostel as Peter Pan: Ethel Merman and Ernest Borgnine in "Private Lives;" Bert Lahr as King Lear; Bea Lillie as Ophelia; Jimmy Durante as Professor Higgins; Sammy Davis and Robert Preston as the Dromio Twins in "Boys Fom Syracuse;" Barry Goldwater and Lyndon Johnson in "Waiting for Godot;" Sir John Gielgud in "Tobacco Road;" and David Merrick as Santa Claus. LAID-IN are two advertisements illustrated by Hirschfeld and a review of a 2001 exhibition of his work.

$200.00

Feiffer's Album
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Feiffer's Album

By Feiffer, Jules

New York: Random House, 1963. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Fine hardcover with a touch of rubbing to the spine ends and a very slight lean in a Near Fine dust jacket with light traces of soiling/rubbing, a touch of tanning at the edges of the back panel, and a touch of wear at the extremities. A nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A compilation of work by Jules Feiffer including the color-illustrated fable, Excalibur & Rose; three "cartoon stories"--Harold Swerg, The Lonely Machine, and The Relationship; a one-act play, Crawling Arnold; and a story-in-dialogue, Superman. The introduction is also in the form of a dialogue between four satirists. 132 pages; color and b&w illustrations throughout; 8.25 x 11.25 inches. Author bio.

$24.95

Architectural Delineation: A Photographic Approach to Presentation
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Architectural Delineation: A Photographic Approach to Presentation

By Burden, Ernest

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1971. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Fine/As New cloth-bound hardcover in a Fine dust jacket with a trace of wear at two tips. A very nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Burden begins with step-by-step instruction for producing layouts in perfect perspective by using photographs. He spotlights practical solutions to real-life problems and shows how to handle difficult site-coordinated layouts and even aerial layouts of small areas or of whole cities. This widely acclaimed guide is an essential working tool for architects, drafters, architectural photographers, and commercial artists, who will find proven techniques for doing architectural renderings in about one-fourth the time---and in true perspective. Filled with the authors own working examples, it also features a portfolio of professional work from the nation's leading architectural renderers. Text by Ernest Burden; photography by Burden and others; illustrations by Burden and others. 310 pages; b&w illustrations throughout; 8.75 x 11.25 inches. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.

$24.95

Let's Face It: Kai Heinonen's World
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Let's Face It: Kai Heinonen's World

By Heinonen, Kai

New York: Phaedra, 1971. Hardcover. First edition, first printing, presumed. Fine hardcover with a very slight lean in a Near Fine dust jacket with traces of rubbing at the edges and a short, discreet penned number to the back panel. A nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. A monograph of caricatures by the Finnish artist Kai Heinonen. His work appeared in the New York Times, the New York Daily News, and the Newark News. 228 pages; 216 full-page b&w illustrations + 3 text figures; 7.25 x 10.25 inches. Index.

$24.95

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