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image of My Cavafy: chance encounters [inscribed_signed]

My Cavafy: chance encounters [inscribed & signed]

by Orphanos, Stathis, photography, Constantine Cavafy, poetry, translations by Evangelos Sachperoglou, preface by Gore Vidal

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Published
2006
ISBN
9780977879106
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£110.16

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Los Angeles: Sylvester & Orphanos, 2006. Hardcover. unpaginated, 11.5x14 inches, personal inscription signed by Stathis on frist flyleaf preface, contributors, monograph of 50 b&w photograps of nude men and portraits of elders with English-language poems on facing pages, limited to 5000 casebound copuies, fine first edition stated in gray satin cloth decorated with a Yannis Tsarouras Wreath in gilt,… Read more
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image of The Queer Encyclopedia of the Visual Arts

The Queer Encyclopedia of the Visual Arts

by Summers, Claude J., editor

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Published
2004
ISBN
9781573441919
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£14.69

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San Francisco: Cleis Press, 2004. Paperback. xix, 373p., 8.5x11 inches, introduction, entries, photos, contributors, index, very good first edition, first printing paperback in pictorial wraps.
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image of Xu Bing: Tobacco Project; Duke / Shanghai / Virginia, 1999-2011

Xu Bing: Tobacco Project; Duke / Shanghai / Virginia, 1999-2011

by Xu Bing [and] John B. Ravenal; essays by Wu Hung, Ludia H. Liu and Edward D. Melillo

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Published
2011
ISBN
9780917046964
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£11.02

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Richmond, VA: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2011. Hardcover. 116p., 9.25x10.25 inches, profusely illus., very good exhibition catalog. No dj.
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image of Russell Cheney 1881-1945: his life and his work with notes by F. O. Matthiessen

Russell Cheney 1881-1945: his life and his work with notes by F. O. Matthiessen

by Cheney, Russell, notes by F. O. Matthiessen

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Published
1947
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£55.08

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1947. Hardcover. 124p., 8.5x10.75 inches, introduction, b&w photos and 65 reproductions on plates, very good first edition monograph in cloth boards. Matthiessen and Cheney were lovers and partners. Cheney died in 1945 from mesenteric thrombosis. Matthiessen died by suicide in 1950 in the midst of the Red Scare stating in a suicide note that… Read more
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image of Guglielmo Plüschow: erotische photographien

Guglielmo Plüschow: erotische photographien

by Plüschow, Wilhelm Guglielmo, Peter Weiermair

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Published
1993
ISBN
9783822896259
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£33.05

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Koln: Benedikt Taschen, 1993. Hardcover. 96p., 7.25x9 inches, texts in German, biographical essay and appreciation by Weiermair, illustrated with reproductions of the photographer's nude boys and girls, mostly homoerotic, very good first edition in original pictorial boards.
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Taormina

by von Gloeden, Baron Wilhelm, introduction by Roland Barthes, biographical afterword by Jack Woody

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Published
1990
ISBN
9780942642223
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£55.08

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Altadena: Twelvetrees Press, 1990. Paperback. [54p] 9.75x13 inches, introduction, profusely illustrated monograph of von Gloeden's homoerotic photography, biography, bibliography, toning and wrinkling to cover's laminate else good second edition paperback in Frenchfold pictorial white wraps. Limited to 5000 copies. Originally published in 1986 in hardcover. Uranian content.
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image of Stripped: The Illustrated Male

Stripped: The Illustrated Male

by Kiessling, Claus and Joris Buiks, editors, Aru, Axel, Michael Breyette, Angel de Castro, Marc Ming Chan, Patrick Fillion, Tom Jones, Mioki, Joe Phillips, et al.

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Published
2006
ISBN
9783861878711
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£55.08

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Berlin: Bruno Gmünder, 2006. Hardcover. [344] editor's preface, approximately 342 explicit full-color plates from paintings and drawings of gay men in erotic poses, very good second printing stated in illustrated boards and matching dj with3-inch tape-repaired closed tear on front panel.
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image of Art Models #2: Life nude photos for the visual arts

Art Models #2: Life nude photos for the visual arts

by Johnson, Maureen & Douglas

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Published
2007
ISBN
9780976457381
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£14.69

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Salem: Live Model Books, 2007. Hardcover. 128p., 8.5x11 inches, full-page, full-color nude photos of young and old nude women and men for figurative art studies, production notes, index, PC & Mac compatible compact disk in pocket at rear, near-fine first edition in pictorial boards.
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image of On the genesis of work: the revolt against art [handbill]

On the genesis of work: the revolt against art [handbill]

by [Zerzan], Paula

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Published
[197-]
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San Francisco: Upshot, [197-]. Pamphlet. 14x8.5 inch sheet printed both sides; vertical fold crease, otherwise very good. Images from scientific and commercial publications interspersed with snippets of Situationist-inspired text and quotations from TS Eliot, Reich, and Deguy. Our source for a small group of these recorded that he received them in 1975.
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image of Hypermnesiac Fabulations: Tracey Emin, Georgina Starr, Jane and Louise Wilson. The Power Plant, 17 January-31 March 1997

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Toronto: The Power Plant, 1997. Paperback. 60p., wraps, 7x7 inches, profusely illus., wraps lightly worn else very good exhibition catalog.
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image of Situational Aesthetics: Selected Writings

Situational Aesthetics: Selected Writings

by Burgin, Victor; introduced and edited by Alexander Streitberger

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Published
2009
ISBN
9789058677686
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£8.81

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Leuven, Belguium: Leuven University Press, 2009. Paperback. xxix, 399p., french-fold wraps, 6.75x9 inches, wraps worn with a few small stains, small stains on pp397-399 and rear blank else good condition. English conceptual artist and theorist. The Lieven Gevaert Series.
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image of Encounters

Encounters

by Brown, Theophilus; foreword by Glenna Campbell

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Published
1999
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£25.70

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San Francisco: npub, 1999. Paperback. [34]p., wraps, 9x9 inches, chiefly illus., clear glassine sheet between each page, wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Erotic paintings, mostly gay male and heterosexual pairings with one lesbian couple.
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Don't You Feel Better

by Warren, Jaimie; introduction by Starlee Kine

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Published
2008
ISBN
9781597110853
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£11.02

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New York: Aperture Foundation, 2008. Paperback. 51p., french-fold wraps, 7x9 inches, chiefly illus., wraps lightly soiled else very good condition; one of an edition of 1,000. A TinyVices Book.
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image of Liza Lou

Liza Lou

by Lou, Liza; essays by Francine Prose and Michael Duncan

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Published
2011
ISBN
9780983352518
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£18.36

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Venice, CA: L&M Arts, 2011. Hardcover. 79p., cloth-covered boards, 7.25x9.75 inches, profusely illus., very good exhibition catalog. No dj. Large-scale bead sculptures by a white American artist living in South Africa in collaboration with local Zulu artists.
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Little White Riding Hood

by Munari, Bruno

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Published
2004
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£14.69

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Viadana, italy: Corraini Editore, 2004. Pamphlet. [24]p., stapled wraps, 8.5x8.75 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled, ink mark over author's name on front wrap else very good condition. The Italian artist and designer's take on Little Red Riding Hood, set in the snow and featuring large blank areas instead of illustrations.
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image of Edward Dugmore: Burning Bright; Paintings, 1950-1959. 16 May - 29 June, 1991

Edward Dugmore: Burning Bright; Paintings, 1950-1959. 16 May - 29 June, 1991

by Dugnore, Edward; text by Dore Ashton; preface by Manny Silverman

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Published
1991
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£11.02

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Los Angeles: Manny Silverman Gallery, 1991. Paperback. 32p., wraps, 7.5x9.5 inches, profusely illus., wraps lightly yellowed along edges, a few small stains on rear wrap else good exhibition catalog.
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image of Gerald Walburg

Gerald Walburg

by Walburg, Gerald; Jo Farb Hernández

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Published
2007
ISBN
9780972198417
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£14.69

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San José, CA: Natalie and James Thompson Art Gallery, 2007. Hardcover. 183p., cloth-covered boards, 9.25x12 inches, profusely illus., outline of a hand in permanent marker on the half-title else very good condition in like unclipped dj. Published on the occasion of the exhibit Gerld Walburg: Looking, Thinking, Making.
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image of Anita Sieff: Ordine di Senso

Anita Sieff: Ordine di Senso

by Sieff, Anita; edited by Chiara Bertola

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Published
2010
ISBN
9788873363989
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£22.03

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Pistoia, Italy: Gli Ori, 2010. Paperback. 142p., french-fold wraps, 6x8.25 inches, profusely illus., wraps lightly edgeworn else very good exhibition catalog. Signed and inscribed by Sieff on the title page. Text in English and Italian.
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image of Western Travellers in China Discovering the Middle Kingdom

Western Travellers in China Discovering the Middle Kingdom

by Hanotiau, Bernard & Annie De Coster

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Published
2009
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£25.70

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Brussels: Bibliotheca Wittockiana, 2009. Paperback. 189p., 8x12 inches, Exhibition catalog, illustrated throughout with photos, maps, drawings, some in color, very good copy.
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image of Bathe: a photo performance [booklet]

Bathe: a photo performance [booklet]

by Quintanilla, Ana, Eric C. Lee, edited by Sarah Goldstein

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Published
2013
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£33.05

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Oakland: Release Press, 2013. 48p., 5.25x5.25 inches, foreword about the project, text interspersed with color photos of naked bathers, very good booklet in stapled pictorial wraps. Performance art piece by the Nicaraguan American Florida-born artist living and working in Berkeley, CA. No holdings located in OCLC as of 6/2021.
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