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Mauritius: Der Heilige Mohr/The Black Saint Maurice

by Gude Suckale-Redlefsen

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art longwood books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780939594030
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$92.00

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Houston/Munchen, Zurich: Menil Foundation and Verlag Schnell Steiner, 1987. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding.; parallel german/english text.; 295pp., 8 color plates, numerous b/w illustrations. map endpapers. the iconography of a christian saint.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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$92.00
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Studies in the Iconography of the Virtues and Vices in the Middle Ages

by Jennifer O'Reilly

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art longwood books
Published
1988
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780824000929
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$72.00

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New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1988. cloth, hard cover., faint, neat pencil underling with a few notes to margins. notes to front free endpaper. it is all faint. no other flaws. no wear. clean. strong binding.; english text. a garland series, outstanding theses in the fine arts from british universities., xxii-465pp., b/w illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket,… Read more
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$72.00
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Anglo-Saxon Crucifixion Iconography and the Art of the Monastic Revival

by Barbara C. Raw

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art longwood books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521363709
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$57.00

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Cambridge, UK/New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., minute wear to dj at spine-ends, truly negligible. no other flaws or wear. clean. no markings of any sort. no bumps, tears, clips, creases. tight binding. great copy.; xii-296pp.16 b/w plates. cambridge studies in anglo-saxon england 1.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over… Read more
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$57.00
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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance. The Illustrated Edition

by Edmund De Waal

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art longwood books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition and First Printing Thus
ISBN
9780374168285
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. hard cover, illustrated boards., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings of any sort. no bumps. tight binding. appears unused.; 418pp., illustrated in color, b/w. . First Edition and First Printing Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$35.00
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The Great Cauldron: A History of Southeastern Europe

by Marie-Janine Calic

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art longwood books
Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition /First Printing
ISBN
9780674983922
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$36.00

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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2019. hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. tight binding. an unused copy.; x-724pp., 7 maps. b/w illustrations. comprehensive history.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$36.00
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Popular Culture and Performance in the Victorian City

by Peter Bailey

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art longwood books
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521574174
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$42.00

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Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1998. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., circular owner's blindstamp to half-title page. very minor signs of use to dj. no other flaws. no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, chips. tight binding.; x-258pp., 13 b/w illustrations. examines urban entertainments in late 19th century britain.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo -… Read more
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$42.00
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Della Fortificatione Delle Citta (Facsimile)

by M. Girolamo Maggi e Del Capitan Iacomo Castriotto. Giorgio E. Ferrari

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art longwood books
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus, Limited
Item Price
$110.00

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Roma: Jouvence Viella, 1982. hard cover, illustrated paper-covered boards. unbound soft cover introduction laid-in. large book., light wear to small areas of exterior. some fade-lines to cover from sun and shelf placement. no other flaws. clean. no markings. strong binding.; italian text. this 1982 edition appears to suggest that 500 were printed but there is no number in the space… Read more
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$110.00
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Voyage Into Substance: Art, Science, Nature, and the Illustrated Travel Account, 1760-1840

by Barbara Maria Stafford

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art longwood books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780262192231
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$125.00

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Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1984. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. heavy book., only slight signs of use, time to exterior, minor wear to dj at top and bottom edges of spine. no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding, hinges.; xxiii-645pp., 270 b/w illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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$125.00
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In Savage Australia: An Account of a Hunting and Collecting Expedition to Arnhem Land and Dampier Land

by Knut Dahl

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art longwood books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good Minus
Edition
First American Edition
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$95.00

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1927. cloth, hard cover., spine has six little nicks or cuts. minor wear to spine ends. gelt lettering on spine is faded. top edge dulled. name and date inked to front free endpaper. no other flaws. clean, no text or exterior markings. no corner bumps, no spotting. sturdy binding.; xii-326pp., b/w drawings and… Read more
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$95.00
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The Siberian Intervention

by John Albert White

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art longwood books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$36.00

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1950. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., spine of book shows very old spotting which resolved favorably long ago. nothing related to it exists. dry and free of whatever caused it. else, clean, no markings or writing. no bumps, tears, chips. price on flap intact. strong binding.; xii-471pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good… Read more
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$36.00
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Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World (Signed copy)

by Mark Kurlansky

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art longwood books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine Plus
Edition
Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780802713261
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$57.00

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New York: Walker and Company, 1997. hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws, only the slightest evidence of handling. clean, no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. price intact. tight binding. a very nice copy.; inscribed by author on title page in gloucester on 12/18/97.; viii-294pp., b/w illustrations. a very well received history.. Signed by Author. Fifth Printing. Hard Cover. Near… Read more
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$57.00
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Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory

by Ann Rosalind Jones and Peter Stallybrass

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art longwood books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Softcover Edition
ISBN
9780521786638
Item Price
$54.00

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Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 2000. soft cover. small name/place/date on ffep and circular blindstamp on title page, both of the art historian who was the prior owner. no other markings or flaws or wear. clean, no bumps, has tight sewn binding.; xiii-368pp., 58 b/w illustrations. costume, clothing, in reanaissance era europe and britain.. First Softcover Edition. Soft Cover. Near… Read more
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$54.00
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Europe in the Neolithic: The Creation of New Worlds

by Alasdair Whittle

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art longwood books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521444767
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$150.00

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Cambridge/NY: Cambridge University Press, 1996. hard cover, illustrated boards., very small nick to bottom fore-corner-tip of top board. prior owner's bookplate to front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings. tight binding.; xvi-443pp.132 b/w illustrations, photos, maps.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$150.00
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High Tea: Glorious Manifestations East and West

by Laurie E. Barnes, with Anne Bissonnette

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art longwood books
Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780692355848
Item Price
$62.00

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West Palm Beach, FL: Norton Museum of Art, 2014. soft cover, folded card covers, as issued., only slight signs of use. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps, tears. tight binding. nice copy.; xv-176pp., illustrated throughout in color. two essays. detailed history and catalogue. history of tea in asia, europe, americas.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over… Read more
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$62.00
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Chroniques Neustriennes, Ou Precis De L'Histoire De Normandie...

by M. Marie Du Mesnil

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art longwood books
Published
1825
Condition
Fair
Edition
First French Edition
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$72.00

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Paris: Librairie Du Commerce, 1825. hard cover, leather-backed paper-covered boards with leather corners. gilt decorative spine with black title-label. top board detached, with back board almost fully detached. 1 1/2" of leather missing from top of spine, smaller loss at bottom. cover has interesting old bookplate with rampant lions and a name. remnants of old tape used to keep cover… Read more
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$72.00
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La Revolution Francaise (5 Tomes complete)

by Louis Madelin

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art longwood books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reissue Edition, First Thus
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$105.00

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Paris: Librairie Jules Tallandier, 1980. hard covers, dark green leather-like with gilt decoration and lettering. top edges gilt. bound-in red ribbons. 5 volumes, complete set., in vol. 1 two margins have a question mark. top board of vol. 1 over-hangs slightly on fore-edge. no other flaws or wear. clean, tight set.; french text from 1936 librairie plon edition., apprx. 1900pp.,… Read more
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$105.00
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The Nobility of Holland: From Knights to Regents, 1500-1650

by H. F. K. Van Nierop

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art longwood books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine Plus
Edition
First English Language Edition
ISBN
9780521392600
Item Price
$58.00

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Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1993. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. owner name/date/place on front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. clean, no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, clips, labels, etc. tight binding. not any sort of reprint.; translated from 1984 dutch original.; xvii-252pp., 16 b/w illustrations. 15 tables. two-page map.. First English Language Edition. Hard… Read more
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$58.00
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Charity in the Dutch Republic: Pictures of Rich and Poor for Charitable Institutions

by Sheila D. Muller

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art longwood books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Cloth Trade Edition
ISBN
9780835715188
Item Price
$36.00

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Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1985. cloth, hard cover, illustrated boards., owner name/place/date to front free endpaper. gift inscription from author to same owner on half-title page., no other markings. clean, no wear. tight binding.; xxii-295pp., 95 b/w illustrations.. Signed by Author. First Cloth Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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$36.00
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Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain

by Jerrilynn D. Dodds

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art longwood books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780271006710
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$52.00

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University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., small bump to top fore-corner with no echoes to textblock/pages. only the slightest evidence of use elsewhere, negligible. clean, no writing or markings. tight binding.; english text.; xv-174pp., followed by unpaginated plate section with 81 b/w illustrations. visigoths, hispano-romans, asturians, mozarabs, and the onset of… Read more
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$52.00
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The Marble Wilderness: Ruins and Representation in Italian Romanticism, 1775-1850

by Carolyn Springer

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art longwood books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521334723
Item Price
$32.00

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Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1987. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no markings. no bumps or tears. tight binding.; x-198pp., 20 b/w illustrations. literature, art, and ruins in the romantic period.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$32.00
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