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One Hundred Great Product Designs

by Jay Doblin

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1970. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. A tight copy of the 1970 1st edition. Clean and VG+ to Near Fine in a crisp, Near Fine dustjacket. Square octavo, well over a hundred black-and-white photos supplementing the text.
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Albert Hadley: The Story of America's Preeminent Interior Designer

by Adam Lewis

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
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$100.00

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New York: Rizzoli, 2005. Cloth. Fine/Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY ALBERT HADLEY on the half-title. A pristine copy to boot of the 2005 1st edition. Clean and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. Tall quarto, vivid color reroductions thruout.
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Albert Hadley: Drawings and the Design Process

by Profile by Mark Hampton

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good +
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$100.00

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New York School of Interior Design, 2004. Boards. Very Good +. A handsome copy of the 2004 1st edition. Tight and VG+ (one chip at the foot of the final page) in its spiral-bound pictorial boards. Quarto, profile of Albert Hadley by Mark Hampton, appreciations by Bunny Williams, Mario Buatta, Thoams Jayne et al.
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Time Flies (Inscribed by Both Authors)

by John Drake-Moore and Simone Cenedese

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
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$100.00

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Self-published, 2004. Cloth. Fine/Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY BOTH JOHN DRAKE-MOORE AND SIMONE CENEDESE on the biographical page. A prsitine copy to boot of the 2004 1st edition of this wild, very creative collaboration between stage and film designer (and sculptor) John Drake-Moore and renowned Murano glassmaker and designer Simone Cenedese. Tight and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket.… Read more
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$100.00
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One Million (A Gemini Smith Book)

by Hendrik Hertzberg

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$300.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1970. Original wraps. Near Fine. The uncommon 1970 1st edition of this fascinating examination of the number "one million", conceived by New Yorker editor Hendrik Hertzberg. Wonderfully designed and formatted, a very effective precursor to the Harper's Index (or other sociological or politicized lists). Crisp, clean and Near Fine in its pictorial wrappers.… Read more
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$300.00
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L'Oeuvre de Leon Bakst pour La Belle au Bois Dormant (In the Publisher's Original Slipcase)

by Leon Bakst

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$4,000.00

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Paris: M. De Brunoff Editeur, 1922. Original wraps. Very Good. The 1922 signed/limited of this elegant collection of Leon Bakst designs for the ballet "La Belle au Bois Dormant" ("Sleeping Beauty"). #236 OF 500 COPIES SIGNED BY BOTH LEON BAKST AND THE PUBLISHER DE BRUNHOFF at the limitation. Clean and VG+ in its original, decorative light-brown wrappers, with… Read more
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$4,000.00
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Immovable Objects: Urban Open Spaces

by Lisa Taylor, Ed

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
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$50.00

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New York: Copper-Hewitt Museum, 1979. Original wraps. Near Fine. A crisp, clean copy of the 1979 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in its magazine-like, folded wrappers. Folio, includes articles by Lawrence Halprin, Peter Blake, etc.
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Francisco Kripacz: Interior Design

by Arthur Erickson

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
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$100.00

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Vancouver/Berkeley: Figure 1, 2016. Cloth. Fine/Fine. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR --AND ARCHITECT-- ARTHUR ERICKSON on the half-title. An immaculate copy to boot of the 2016 1st edition. Solid and Fine in a bright, Fine dustjacket. Quarto, impressive monograph on the man who created many of the exuberant interiors for buildings designed by the pre-eminent Canadian architect Arthur… Read more
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Symbol Sourcebook: An Authoritative Guide to International Graphic Symbols

by Henry Dreyfuss

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co, 1972. Cloth. Near Fine/Good +. The 1972 1st edition of this comprehensive guide to International Graphic Symbols, compiled by the great Industrial designer Henry Dreyfuss. Tight and Near Fine (a touch of soiling at the fore-edge) in a bright, price-intact, Good+ only dustjacket, with notable tears and chipping along the panel edges. Still… Read more
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$150.00
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Connections

by James A. Boon, Frederick Combs et al.

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
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$100.00

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Cambridge, MA: Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, 1971. Original wraps. Very Good. Uncommon 1971 issue of "Connections", produced by the Publications Subcommittee of Harvard's Graduate School of Design. Solid and VG in its red, spiral-bound wrappers, with very light offsetting to the panels and light wear along its edges. Oblong folio, includes articles such as "Viewers Viewing… Read more
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The Look

by Photographs by Matthew Monteith

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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Athens (New York): Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art (Diller Scofidio + Renfro), 2014. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Fascinating 2014 design/fashion spread -- photographed by Matthew Monteith and using Philip Johnson's legendary Glass House in New Canaan, CT as a backdrop. A virtually pristine copy. Tight and Fine in a crisp, printed, translucent dustjacket. Elephant folio, wonderful color photography thruout,… Read more
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@Supermarket: Package Deisgns -- Foods, Drinks and Various Consumer Products

by Kaoru Takahashi and Yukako Kazuno, Eds

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
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$50.00

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Japan, 2009. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A prsitine copy of this Japanese exploration of state-of-the-art supermarket design. Text in both English and Japanese, beautifully designed and formatted by Daisuke Matsumura. A pristine copy: Tight and Fine in a crisp. Fine dustjacket. Quarto, wonderful color illustrations thruout.
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Graphic Design -- With Special Reference to Lettering, Typography and Illustration (The Limited de Luxe Edition)

by John Lewis and John Brinkley

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good +
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$150.00

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London: Theodore Brun/First Editions Limited, 1954. Full leather. Very Good +. The 1954 1st edition of this impressive history of graphic design in the book arts, "with special reference to lettering, typography and illustration". Solid, tight and VG+ to Near Fine in its wine-red leatherette, with decorative gilt-design and titling along the front panel and spine. Very light… Read more
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$150.00
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Libro Illeggible N.Y. 1 (In the Publisher's Original Shipping Carton)

by Bruno Munari

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$1,000.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1967. Original wraps. Near Fine/Near Fine. Bruno Munari. Another brilliant Bruno Munari design in book form, in this case a clever, wordless artist's book issued in 1967 by MoMA New York. "This is a unique book designed by Bruno Munari especialy for the Museum of Modern Art. It is one of… Read more
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$1,000.00
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Introduction to Twentieth Century Design from the Collection of The Museum of Modern Art, New York (In Dustjacket)

by Arthur Drexler and Greta Daniel

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1959. Original wraps. Near Fine/Very Good +. A clean, very sharp copy of this 1959 MoMA catalogue on 20th century design. Tight and Near Fine in its pictorial wrappers. AND IN A BRIGHT, PRICE-INTACT ("$2.95"), VG+ EXAMPLE OF THE UNCOMMON MATCHING DUSTJACKET, with one small closed tear along the spine crown.… Read more
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Horizons

by Norman Bel Geddes

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good +
Item Price
$250.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1932. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. A handsome copy of the 1932 1st edition of this highspot in early 20th century design. Tight and VG+ (light offsetting to the inner hinges) in a bright, price-intact, VG- dustjacket, with clear tape tastefully re-inforcing several closed tears along the rear panel -- and at the… Read more
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$250.00
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Posters

by E. McKnight Kauffer

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
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$150.00

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New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1937. Original wraps. Very Good. Uncommon MoMA castalogue based on the 1937 exhibition. Text and notes by the great designer E. McKnight Kauffer, Foreword by Aldous Huxley. Slim quarto, solid and VG in its stapled wrappers, crisp black-and-white playtes thruout. 2,750 copies originally issued but few seem to have survived.
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Parsons Scool of Design Prospectus (1970-1971)

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine
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$100.00

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New York: Parsons School of Design, 1971. Original wraps. Fine. A handsome copy of the Parsons School of Design booklet (prospectus) for the 1970-71 school year. Clean and Near Fine to Fine in its wonderfully-designed wrappers. Oblong octavo, 71 pgs., also include the publisher's folding chemise. As stated on the front cover, Parsons at the time was also… Read more
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Lo Spazio Urbano: Design e Arredo

by Roberto Mango

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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I.T.B.-Italtecnobeton, 1965. Original wraps. Near Fine/Near Fine. A handsome copy of the 1965 1st edition of this study of Mid-Century Italian design. Clean and Near Fine in its printed white wrappers. And in a bright, VG+ to Near Fine dustjacket. Octavo, dozens of crisp black-and-white photos thruout. Also includes the author Roberto Mango's card, which he's inscribed to… Read more
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$100.00
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Mobelrad

by Erik Berglund and Sten Engdal

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Appledore Books, ABAA
Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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Stockholm: Svenska Slodjforeningen, 1961. Original wraps. Near Fine. A crisp, very clean copy of this impressive 1961 modern furniture catalogue, issued out of Stockholm. Tight and Near Fine in its pictorial wrappers. Octavo, text in Swedish, with an "English summary" at the rear.
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