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Modern Mexican Art (Inscribed by Author and in Dustjacket)

by Laurence E. Schmeckebier

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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University of Minnesota Press, 1939. Very Good. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR LAURENCE SCHMECKEBIER on the half-title. A solid copy to boot of the 1939 1st edition of this important, early survey of Modern Mexican art. Tight and VG (soiling at the front and rear inner hinges and the half-title, elegant bookplate to the front pastedown) in a… Read more
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Drawings of the Florentine Painters (Amplified Edition -- 2 of 3 Vols.)

by Bernard Berenson

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1938
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$150.00

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University of Chicago Press, 1938. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. Crisp, very sharp copies of Vols. I & III of the 1938 1st thus ( the "Amplified Edition") of this sweeping study by Bernard Berenson. Both folio volumes tight and Near Fine in bright, price-clipped, VG+ dustjackets, with several small closed tears along the panel edges. Vol. I… Read more
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Expressionism in Art (in its Original Dustjacket)

by Sheldon Cheney

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
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$150.00

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New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 1934. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good -. A very presentable copy of the 1934 1st edition, in its uncommon dustjacket. Tight and VG (light offsetting at the pastedowns and the endpapers) in a bright, price-intact, VG- example of the fragile dustjacket, with chipping along the flap-folds, the spine crown and the tips, and… Read more
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Militant Graphic Art in Rumania

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
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$500.00

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Bucharest: Meridiane Publishing House, 1963. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. The 1963 1st edition of this first-rate collection of Rumanian militant graphic art. Clean and Near Fine (a touch of light offsetting at the endsheets) in a crisp, Near Fine dudstjacket, with very mild soiling to the rear panel and very faint wear at the spine ends. 194 examples… Read more
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$500.00
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Daphnis and Chloe

by Longus (Marc Chagall)

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
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$75.00

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New York: George Braziller, 1977. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. Marc Chagall. An all-but-pristine copy of the 1977 1st American edition. A tight, Fine folio in a crisp, Near Fine to Fine dustjacket. Lovely full-page Marc Chagall illustratons throughout in rich color. Also includes a very clean example of the publisher's unprinted card slipcase.
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Max Ernst--Maximiliana: The Illegal Practice of Astronomy (Hommage a Dorothea Tanning)

by Peter Schamoni

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
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$50.00

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Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1974. Cloth. Fine/Fine. A very sharp copy of the 1974 1st American edition. Clan and Fine in a crisp, price-intact, Near Fine to Fine dustjacket. Wondrous Ernst collages throughout. Peter Schamoni's text in English, German and French.
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Art for the Millions: Essays from the 1930s by Artists and Administrators of the WPA Federal Art Project

by Francis V. O'Connor, Ed

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Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, 1973. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. An impressive copy of the 1973 1st edition, in its much less common hardback. Tight and Near Fine in a crisp, price-intact, Near Fine to Fine dustjacket. Edited and with an Introduction by Francis V. O'Connor.
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Marcel Duchamp

by Robert Lebel

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
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$200.00

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New York: Grove Press, 1959. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. The 1959 1st American edition of this impressive mnonograph on Marcel Duchamp. Tight and Near Fine in a crisp, price-intact, VG+ dustjacket, with lght wear at the spine crown and very mild, even chipping along the front panel's top-edge. Internally clean as could be, with no writing or… Read more
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Handwritten Concert Program ("Serenade, im Atelier")

by Hans Fischer

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1956
Condition
Near Fine
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$200.00

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1956. Ephemera. Near Fine. A lovely handwritten concert program by the great Swiss children's illustrator and painter, Hans Fischer (1909-1958). "Serenade, im Atelier", which was performed on July 14th, 1956 and which included 2 movements (the 1st and the 3rd) by Mozart. Elegantly scripted (in pen-and-ink) on a thick rag paper, which measures 8" x 11 1/2", and… Read more
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Les Tireurs de Langue

by Amos Kenan/Pierre Alechinsky

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$100.00

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Turin, Italy: Edizioni D'Arte Fratelli Pozzo, 1961. Pictorial boards. Very Good. The 1961 1st trade edition of this translation (into French) by Christiane Rochefort, limited to 2,000 copies. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE ARTIST PIERRE ALECHINSKY along the title page. Solid and VG in its pictorial boards, with light soiling at the panels and minor splitting to the foot… Read more
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LeRoy Neiman: Art & Life Style

by LeRoy Neiman

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
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$75.00

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New York: Felice Publishers, 1974. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. LeRoy Neiman. SIGNED BY LEROY NEIMAN across the half-title. A crisp, very sharp copy to boot of the 1974 stated 1st printing. Tight and Near Fine in a bright, Near Fine dustjacket. Folio, 350 reproductions, 300 in full color.
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1979. 1/2 leather. Fine. An immaculate copy of the 1979 deluxe leatherbound edition. #963 OF 1,200 COPIES SIGNED BY LEROY NEIMAN at the limitation and bound in a sumptuous 1/2 leather over gilt-decorated linen boards. Also includes a pristine example of the linen and leather slipcase and a solid copy of the publisher's… Read more
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$500.00
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A Survey (The Signed/Limited Edition AND John Quinn's Copy)

by Max Beerbohm

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1921. Cloth. Very Good. Max Beerbohm. The 1921 signed/limited edition. #110 OF 275 COPIES SIGNED BY MAX BEERBOHM at the limitation. An unusual copy as well in that IT BOASTS THE STYLISH BOOKPLATE OF LEGENDARY ART PATRON JOHN QUINN (whose collections of modern art and original manuscripts were considered among the finest in the world… Read more
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Erte at Ninety: The Complete Graphics (The Signed/Limited, in Slipcase)

by Erte

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
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$200.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton, Inc, 1982. Cloth. Fine/Fine. An all-but-pristine copy of the 1982 signed/limited. #206 OF 250 COPIES NUMBERED AND SIGNED BY ERTE at the limitation. Tight and Fine in a crisp, Fine example of the mylar dustjacket. Also includes a clean, very sharp example of the publisher's black linen slipcase. Vivid, lovely color reproductions throughout.
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New York: Knoedler Publishing Co, 1991. Cloth. Fine/Fine. A pristine copy of the 1991 1st edition. Tight and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. High-quality reproductions throughout of the serigraphs and etchings. Also includes a sturdy, very sharp example of the publisher's printed shipping carton, which houses the catalogue raisonne.
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Charles Bell: The Complete Works 1970-1990

by Henry Geldzahler

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1990. Cloth. Near Fine/Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY ARTIST CHARLES BELL on the title page. A tight, very sharp copy to boot of the 1990 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. Text by Henry Geldzahler, Foreword by Copy Berg, esaay by Louis K. Meisel.
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Carnaval (In the Publisher's Original Shipping Carton)

by LeRoy Neiman

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Published
1981
Condition
Fine
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$100.00

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New York: Knoedler Publishing, 1981. Pictorial boards. Fine/Near Fine. A sharp, very presentable copy of the 1981 1st edition. Tight and Fine in a clean, Near Fine mylar dustjacket, with just a bit of light rubbing at the panels. Elephant folio, Neiman's exuberant, lusty illustrations throughout of Carnaval. Also includes the publisher's uncommon printed shipping carton, which houses… Read more
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The Blaue Reiter Almanac: The Documents of 20th-Century Art

by Wassily Kandinsky and Franz Marc, Eds

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
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$50.00

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New York: The Viking Press, 1974. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. The 1974 1st English language translation, "now available for the first time", of the 1912 original printing of this highspot in 20th century art theory and culture, edited by the great painters Wassily Kandinsky and Franz Marc. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, price-clipped, Near Fine dustjacket.… Read more
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Max Bill

by Eduard Huttinger

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1977
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$75.00

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Zurich: ABC Verlag, 1977. An immaculate copy of the 1977 1st edition of this impressive monograph on Swiss painter and architect Max Bill (1908-1994). Clean and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. Quarto, lovely, high-quality color and black-and-white reproductions throughout. Text exclusively in German.
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Mud Book: How to Make Pies and Cakes (In the Publisher's Original Shrinkwrap)

by John Cage and Lois Long

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$100.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A pristine copy of the 1988 1st trade edition, still in its original shrinkwrap. Tight and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. Square 64mo (miniature), an immaculate example of John Cage's playful, beloved artist's book.
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