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cover of Libro dei Globi. Venice 1693 (1701). With an Introduction by Dr. Helen Wallis

Libro dei Globi. Venice 1693 (1701). With an Introduction by Dr. Helen Wallis

by Coronelli, Vincenzo. Helen Wallis, prefatory material

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Published
1969
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Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd.1969, 1969. Hardcover. xxii, the facsimile to terminal leaf (several hundred unpaginated leaves, map detailings as well as land masses)., gigantic item hardbound in 20x13 inch maroon cloth boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. Very good copy: mild edgewear with a slight crimp in the head rim, a tiny dent and a teeny… Read more
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cover of By His Own Labor; The Biography of Dard Hunter

By His Own Labor; The Biography of Dard Hunter

by Baker, Cathleen A.

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Published
2000
ISBN
9781584560203
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New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2000. Hardcover. xxv, 332p., frontis., both color and b&w plates present, in very good condition, near fine.
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cover of Arte Veneziana e Arte Islamica. Atti dei Primo Simposio Internazionale, Venezia 9-12 dicembre 1986

Arte Veneziana e Arte Islamica. Atti dei Primo Simposio Internazionale, Venezia 9-12 dicembre 1986

by Grube, Ernst J., editor, con la collaborazione di Stefano Carboni e Giovanni Curatola

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Published
1989
ISBN
9788876620263
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Venezia: Edizioni l'Altra Riva, 1989. Paperback. 251p., glazed alkaline paperstock throughout, profuse captioned exhibit photography and facsimiles in b&w, with a brief but lively color section, softbound in 11.5x8.5 inch color wraps. Extremities slightly abraded with corner-tips turned, top and tail rims show dots of card, two remainder stamps (to bottom edge, to first blank), a few pencilled dealer… Read more
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cover of Anyone Can Build a Spinning Wheel

Anyone Can Build a Spinning Wheel

by West, W.C.

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Published
1975
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9780913664063
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Santa Rosa CA: Thresh Publications, 1975. 32p., plenty of diagrams, softbound, a pamphlet in 8.5x5.5 inch decorated wraps. The staples have picked up some rust, the only flaw we see, nice clean sound copy.
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cover of Peter and Wendy Dress Up for the New York World's Fair / official edition / Paper Doll Cutouts with Costumes from Many Different Lands

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New York: Spertus Publishing Company, 1963. Softbound in doubled 14x10 inch cardstock wraps with glazed-paper content. The outer cardstock protects inner which holds the diecut punch-out doll figures and a punch-out Fair ad; find six leaves of color costumes not furnished with diecut outlines (would require advanced scissoring skills). The dolls are partly detached but sound enough. Costumes all… Read more
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cover of Meubles en rotin: R. Targarsonne; le rotin qui meuble le rotin qui decore

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Evian-les-Bains (Hte-Savoie): the maker, 1910. 12p. with a terminal ad-leaf, alkaline cream paperstock with b&w exhibit photography and stats, an oblong: 5.5x9.5 inch grey stapled wraps. Very nice copy, pace a little edgewear, completely sound, clean and unmarked. Wicker furniture: bamboo and wood wrapped in special straw (malacca extra). In French.
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cover of Zhongguo Yangzhou jianzhi [Paper folder containing ten different handmade papercuts]

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Yangzhou: n.pub, n.d.. 7.25x5.25 inch printed folder containing ten different smaller papercuts, each preserved between sheets of tissue paper, all still brightly colored. Each depicts a child doing some athletic activity, such as jumping rope or playing ping pong. Yangzhou was one of China's main centers for papercut crafts.
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cover of Zhongguo minjian jianzhi / Selected Chinese paper-cuts [Paper folder containing ten different handmade papercuts, from a series called "Keeping neat and clean"]

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[China]: n.pub, n.d.. 7.25x5.25 inch printed folder containing ten different smaller papercuts, each preserved between sheets of tissue paper, all still brightly colored. Each depicts a child doing some hygeine-related task, such as sweeping, doing the wash, or combing her hair.
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cover of Zhongguo jianzhi / Chinese paper cutouts [Paper folder containing eight different handmade papercuts in red, depicting a militant young woman using various martial implements]

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Huanggang, Guangdong: Huanggang gongyi she, [197-?]. 4.4x5.9 inch printed folder containing eight different smaller papercuts, each preserved between sheets of tissue paper, all still bright crimson red. The folder is mildly foxed. The title of this group, stamped on the back, is "Xiao wushu.
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cover of Une Toiture Etanche Pratique & Agreable. Nous dedions ce modeste guide a tous ceux qui comprennent les avantages de la toiture en terrasse, mais insuffisamment instruits sur son mode de realisation evitent de l'utiliser par crainte des ennuis

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Paris: Lagesse & Neymarck, 1930. 24p., presswork in black and green spot-color on alkaline coated paperstock, softbound, a stapled booklet or pamphlet in 10.5x6 inch wraps that are decorated with rulings gilt and an onlaid color vignette showing a completed stoa or promenade. Illustrated with forty of fifty b&w photos showing a team of three levelling a surface, pouring… Read more
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cover of William Morris as a socialist: A lecture given on 16th January 1957 to the William Morris Society at the Art Workers' Guild

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London: William Morris Society, 1960. Pamphlet. 17, [iii]p., wraps, minor edge wear else very good condition, 7x9.5 inches; Society membership card of James D. Hart laid in. Transactions of the William Morris Society.
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cover of Sarajevo

Sarajevo

by Boskovic, Zlata, secretary of the editorial board. Ahmed Ceric, et alia, editors

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Published
1983
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Ljubjana: Sarajevo tourist association / "Svjetlost, 1983. Hardcover. Unpaginated, perhaps 150 or more pages printed on alkaline coated paperstock, oversize hardbound in openweave orange-ish cloth boards and glossy dust jacket; clean sound copy, unmarked by any owner or institution, jacket's top margin is crumpled and torn, an else very good copy of this tourism-sensitive production.
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cover of Hand Tools, Their Correct Usage and Care. This booklet was prepared and issued to members of the Armed Forces through the courtesy of the Training Service Section, General Motors War Products

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Detroit: General Motors Corporation, 1943. Pamphlet. 51p., each page illustrated with sepia vignettes, staplebound pamphlet in 8x5 inch decorated wraps; the blank back cover is a little dust-soiled, else clean and entirely sound, a very good copy.
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cover of L'arte delle Piccole Mani; manuale di lavoro educativo per le scuole materne e elementari, Con 166 illustrazioni, 4 tavole in nero nel testo e 210 tavole a colori fuori testo. V. edizione

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Brescia: La Scuola" Editrice, 1941. 162p., many b&w drawings and woodengravings scattered in text with (appended) 21 color plates (colorized b&w) on coated paper. Paperbound in 7.5x5 inch buff wraps printed in two colors with overlapping edges; cover quite foxed with a bit of dust- and handling soil, overlaps worn with tiny tears at head and tail, but clean,… Read more
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cover of Vienna 1900: art, architecture & design

Vienna 1900: art, architecture & design

by Varnedoe, Kirk, Egon Schiele, Oscar Kokoscha, Gustav Klimt et al.

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780870706189
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New York & Boston: New York Graphic SocietyLittle, Brown & Co./Museum of Modern Art, 1986. Hardcover. 264p., 9x11.25 inches, foreword, conclusion, notes, chronology, bibliography, lenders, profusely-illustrated catalogue of the exhibition, very good first edition in blue cloth boards and gilt, unclipped dj.
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cover of The glassworkers of Carmaux: French craftsmen and political action in a nineteenth-century city

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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1974. Hardcover. xiv, 239p., introduction, epilogue, appendix, notes, bibliography, index, illustrations, photos and tables, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj with lightly-sunned spine. Harvard Studies in Urban History Series, Stephan Thernstrom & Charles Tilly, editors.
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cover of Nine decades: the Northern California Craft Movement, 1907 to the present

Nine decades: the Northern California Craft Movement, 1907 to the present

by Austin, Carole, Dyana Curreri-Chadwick & Ted Cohen, essays

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Published
1993
ISBN
9781877742033
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San Francisco: San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, 1993. 32p., 9x12.5 inches, illustrated with b&w and color photos, very good in stapled cardboard covers with half-dj as designed.
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cover of A chorus of colors Chinese glass from three American collections

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San Francisco: Asian Art Museum, 1995. 127p., profuse color exhibit photography with extensive captioning, 11x8.5 inch openweave cloth boards gilt in glossy color dj; a very good copy.
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cover of The pottery from Arroyo Hondo Pueblo, New Mexico; tribalization and trade in the Northern Rio Grande; and the stone artifacts from Arroyo Hondo Pueblo

The pottery from Arroyo Hondo Pueblo, New Mexico; tribalization and trade in the Northern Rio Grande; and the stone artifacts from Arroyo Hondo Pueblo

by Habichte-Mauche, Judith A., with contributions by Richard W. Lang & Anthony Tibodeau, Carl J. Phagan

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780933452343
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Santa Fe: School of American Research Press, 1993. xxiv, 254p., 8.5x11 inches, foreword, introduction, references, index, illustrated with photos, maps, figures and tables, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Arroyo Hondo Archaeological Series, volume 8.
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cover of Fashions in miniature: N.A.M.E. Region N-2 House party, El Rancho Tropicana Hotel, Santa Rosa, California October 16 - 17 - 18, 1981

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Santa Rosa: National Association of Miniature Autographs, 1981. unpaginated 8.5x11 inches, illustrated with photos, maps, drawings, patterns, plans, ads, very good in brad-bound gilt-illustrated covers. Convention program.
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£11.30