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Color Creations from Nature's Studios Revealing her Masterly Manipulation of Color Through the Medium of Super Motor Car Creations

By Fisher Body - General Motors

MI: Fisher Body - General Motors, 1927. Bound in gorgeous stiff wraps with illustration of a peacock on the front panel. This was a sales catalogue for their 1927 Cadillac models (Cabriolet, Roadster, Imperials, Brougham, Town Sedan, Phaeton, and a Convertible). Beautiful color lithographs of the interior and exteriors of the car and on the facing page -- a color illustration of a nature scene (where the colors were actually derived). 32 pages -- quality production (their focus was the high-end Cadillac marketplace). Bound in a library sleeve that has protected the catalog through the years. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Folio - over 11" X 14".

$350.00

Rumely Cream Separator

By Rumely Products

Chicago: Rumely Products, 1910. Bound in brown stiff wraps, stamped in black. A 24 pp. catalog on the Cream Separator - heavily illustrated. Scarce -- no copies on OCLC/Worldcat. Date is approximate. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$45.00

S.S.S. Gasoline Engines -- Catalog X-113

By Standard Scale and Supply Co.

Beaver Falls, PA: Standard Scale and Supply, 1914. Bound in stiff blue wraps, stamped in black. A 20-page illustrated catalog of engines for sale by the company. Tight, clean copy -- exceedingly scarce. No Copies on OCLC/Worldcat.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$45.00

Handbook - American Hammered Piston Ring Division, Baltimore.

By Bartlett Hayward Co.

Baltimore: Bartlett Hayward Co., 1930. Bound in black flexible cloth, stamped in silver. This is a 109 pp. book on everything one needed to know about piston rings in the 1930's. How they were made, their applications and the cars that used them. Previous owners' names to top of half-title page. Scarce -- only one copy on OCLC/Worldcat. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Original Automotive Fabrics For 1978 (Catalog)

By GRUBB & WHITE

Philadelphia: Grubb and White, 1978. This is a huge 3-ring binder containing cloth and vinyl 1" X 2" swatches - about 25 per page and 22 pages. All cloth samples present. Automobiles for 1974 include Cadillac, Pontiac, Olds, Buick, Chevy, Ford, Mercury, Lincoln, Plymouth, Dodge, Chrysler and Rambler. Toward the rear of the book -- it contains the vinyls used in upholstering the car and a section on headliner material. Binder shows some wear, soiling -- interior pages are very good+ Exceedingly Scarce. Contains approximately 550 cloth and vinyl samples. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Oblong Folio.

$245.00

Original Automotive Fabrics For 1974 (Catalog)

By GRUBB & WHITE

Philadelphia: Grubb and White, 1974. This is a huge 3-ring binder containing cloth and vinyl 1" X 2" swatches - about 25 per page and 22 pages. All cloth samples present. Automobiles for 1974 include Cadillac, Pontiac, Olds, Buick, Chevy, Ford, Mercury, Lincoln, Plymouth, Dodge, Chrysler and Rambler. Toward the rear of the book -- it contains the vinyls used in upholstering the car and a section on headliner material. Binder shows some wear, soiling -- interior pages are very good+ Exceedingly Scarce. Contains approximately 550 cloth and vinyl samples. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Oblong Folio.

$245.00

The Library Chronicle of the University of Texas at Austin : New Series Number 18 : The Eric Gill Collection

By Taylor Robert N.; John Dreyfus; Decherd Turner; Eric Gill

Austin: University of Texas, 1982. Bound in patterned stiff wraps, printed in four color. The rather hard to find 193 pp. that lists all of the holding in the Gill Collection. Some minor soiling to back panel, but overall a tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Finalized 1952 Lincoln Cosmopolitan and Capri Body Parts Catalogue - March 1953

By Ford Motor Company -- Lincoln Mercury Division

Dearborn, MI: Ford Motor Co., 1953. Bound in stiff wraps with illustration of 1952 Lincoln on front panel. 96 pp. + Memo pages. Some wear to top and bottom of spine, but above average for an old car manual (they are usually tattered). RARE! Only one copy on OCLC. For the Classic Car Crowd . . . . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$225.00

Catalog 274 - 1940

By The George Master Corporation

Ligonier, IN: George Master Corporation, 1940. Spiral wire bound catalog in stiff blue wraps. 158 pp. with hundreds of 1" x 2" colored cloth swaths that match the type of jacket, shirt, pants, suit that you may want to order. Scarce in this protected condition. Some swaths have glue marks that have bled through over the years -- but most are in great condition. . First Ediiton. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$125.00

Master Design in Solid Mahogany - Catalog

By Biggs Antique Company

Richmond: Biggs Antique Co., 1969. BOun in tan embossed wraps, stamped in brown. A 39 pp. catalog with price lists laid in and a secondary catalog -- Old Sturbridge Village Reproductions. Handsome.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

Bethlehem Alloy Steels - Bars, Billets, Blooms and Slabs

By Bethlehem Steel

Bethlehem: Bethlehem Steel, 1951. Bound in green leatherette, stamped in silver. This is Handbook #301. 209 pp. Filled with all the information that a prospect would need to do business with the steel company. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near FIne/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$27.50

Price List No. 12

By Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board

Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, 1937. Bound in tan wraps, stamped in dark brown. A 64 page State Store catalogue dated August 2, 1937. You won't believe the prices (and the selection is pretty impressive). . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$37.50

Willard Metcalf (1858-1925), Yankee Impressionist

By Willard Leroy Metcalf

NY: Spanierman Gallery, LLC, 2003. Bound in stiff glossy illustrated boards. A tight, clean copy of this catalogue of the artist's work. 151 pp. Many full page color illustrations. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$42.50

Lalique Auction / Perfume Presentations -- Sixth Annual

By LEACH, Ken

NJ: Rago, 2005. Tight, clean copy of this 128 pp. catalogue from the auction houses annual Lalique auctions. Profusely illustrated with approximate prices listed. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$37.50

The Eclectic Eye - Five Centureis of Art from the Galerie Yves Mikaeloff

By CHRISTIE'S

NY: Christie's, 1997. Bound in red cloth, stamped in gold with decorative dust jacket. A 178 pp. catalogue from their auction on 5/21/97 -- with a slip laid in that lists the prices realized from the sale. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

The Aztec Pantheon and the Art of Empire
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The Aztec Pantheon and the Art of Empire

By Pohl, John M.D.;Lyons, Claire L

Malibu, California, U.S.A.: J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, 2010. Bound in green boards, stamped in white. The first edition of this 98 pp. exhibition catalogue from the J. Paul Getty Museum. Handsome production. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Brumm Catalogue (miniature cars)

By (no author)

Como, Italy: Oltrona Di S. Mamette, 1989. A great 48 page catalogue of the miniature cars (1:43) manufactures by Brumm. Hundreds of color photos of the cars + pictures of cars that were not available in 1989 (they are limited editions and were sold out). Quality publication -- Scarce.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Intentions and techniques, 1987; a celebration, selected photographs and recent acquisitions from the Lehigh University Art Galleries collection : March 20-May 8, Dubois Gallery, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

By Viera, Ricardo

Bethlehem: DuBois Gallery, Lehigh University, 1987. Bound in White wraps with photographic dust jacket. A scarce (only four copies on OCLC) of this 16pp catalogue of photographs from the collection. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Oblong 4to.

$45.00

Catalogue of an Exhibition of Paintings By Contemporary American Artists . . . From Henry Ward Ranger Fund

By The National Gallery of Art

Washington: Smithsonian, 1929. Bound in green wraps, stamped in black. This is a catalogue of 76 paintings that were purchased from the Ranger fund and exhibited in 1929/1930. Illustrations of a few of the works of art with tissue protectors. Scarce. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Limoges, Third International Biennial, Capitale des Arts du Feu

By (no author)

Limoges: Biennale internationale de l'art de l'émail,, 1975. Bound in chocolate wraps, printed in beige. 64 pp. exhibition catalogue on glossy stock, Lots of photos, color and black and white. Scarce . . .only two copies on OCLC. Text in French. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket - As Published. Folio - over 11" X 14".

$110.00

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