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Venetians in Constantinople

by Dursteler, Eric R.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2006
ISBN
9780801883248
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Baltimore: johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. xi, 289p., scattered illustrations (plat map, period imagery, &c), first American edition hardcover in cloth boards and dust jacket, an as-new copy: entirely sound, clean and unmarked. Johns Hopkins Studies in historical and political science, 124th series (2006).
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image of Five Centuries of Map Printing.  The Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., Lectures in the History of Cartography at the Newberry Library

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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1975. Hardcover. xi, 177p., substantial illustration reproduced b&w only in a running text, with a color frontispiece. Hardbound in 11.5x8.5 tan cloth boards and pleasant dust jacket; book itself is a paragon of cleanly soundness, while the jacket bears a couple short tears near the head rim but is else excellent. Turns out… Read more
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image of Literature East_West, 1973, Jun, Sep, Dec, Vol. 17, Nos. 2-4

Literature East & West, 1973, Jun, Sep, Dec, Vol. 17, Nos. 2-4

by teele, roy e., editor

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Published
1973
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Austin, TX: Oriental-Western Literary Relations group of the Modern Language Association, 1973. Paperback. One issue, 163-457pp., digest size, cover wraps toned, smudged and worn near edges and spine, else in very good condition.
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Masuo Ikeda, Graphics

by Ikeda, Masuo

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1973
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£16.13

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Tokyo: Nantenshi Gallery, 1973. Unpaginated softbound in stapled 10x8 inch color wraps. Prices-realized in pencil alongside most vignettes (8 to a page, 74 vignettes), legible figures we assume to be yen, a much-handled copy with crimps and sunning adjacent to spinefold.
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image of A Merle Armitage Book. Stravinsky.  Works of art by: Pablo Picasso.. Edward Weston.. Marc Chagall [et alia]. Articles by : Erik Satie.. Jean Cocteau.. Aaron Copland.. [et alis]

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1949. Hardcover. 245p., modernist elements abound, Armitage appears especially inspired by the composer. Hardbound in black cloth boards titled yellow, Armitage' endsheets, and portraits on inserted stock, his chapter heads in agressive colors, all enclosed in a dust jacket of unmistakeable design. Book itself is very good, quite sound and crisply square,… Read more
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image of L'Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes

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Paris: the magazine. Article is unpaginated, about forty pages, previews the fair-to-be with artists' renderings in excellent color-work, and b&w and sepia. Entire 16x12 inch magazine, cover rather rough with burst areas to spine and missing chips, plus general edgewear. Interior sound and clean, free of any markings. Find numerous b&w automobile ads for vehicle marques we've never heard… Read more
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£22.00
image of The Leathers / I C U O I / Die Leder / Les Cuirs.  2a edizione

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Milano: Cassina S.p.A., 1989. Pamphlet. 40p., high-end leatherwork shown in color exhibit photography on coated alkaline paperstock, softbound as a pamphlet in 12.5x9.5 inch stapled cardstock wraps. Descriptive texts in four languages. Slight abrasion to spine fold, mild crimpings and edgewear to covers, a very good copy. Find many behind the scenes photos, chairs in great variety, and a… Read more
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image of There Is Always a Cup of Sea to Sail in / 29th Bienal de Sao Paulo Catalogue

There Is Always a Cup of Sea to Sail in / 29th Bienal de Sao Paulo Catalogue

by Farias, Agnaldo; Moacir Dos Anjos; Chus Martinez, et alia, curators

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2010
ISBN
9788585298333
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£36.66

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San Paulo: the museum, 2010. Paperback. 449p., luxurious production on fine alkaline paperstock, profuse color exhibit photography, softbound in 9.5x7 inch laminated candy-apple orange wraps; spine panel slightly faded to light pink the only alteration in original condition: entirely sound, clean and unmarked. A lavish treatment provided by a long list of Brazilian businesses, shown by page after page… Read more
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Paris: Asphaltoid, 1930. Paperback. A large folder, 12x9.5 inch plain printed wraps, containing variously paginated fascicles that are staplebound and are themselves fastened into the wraps with a decorative cord. Presswork on thick matte leaves (quite alkaline) features sepia gravure site photography of (mostly) modernist industrial buildings, plus bridges & roads & houses, all constructed with the company's product… Read more
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£54.99
image of L. Sanz, Fabricant de Meubles. Tarif applicable a dater du 10 Fevrier 1938 pour marchandises frises a l'usine

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Paris: the maker, 1938. Eight sepia rotogravues showing bedroom and diningroom ensembles, and six types of chair (on a singleton plate). Graphics measure 9x11 inches on 10x12.5 inch alkaline leaves; a cover letter (carbon copy) identifies each piece and price. These descriptions (and a pencilled note reading "8 planches") confirm the packet to be complete as sent (remnant of… Read more
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image of Structures of Patriarchy; State, Community and Household in Modernising Asia

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New Delhi: Kali for Women, 1991. Paperback. xi, 254p., illustrated with tables and statistics, softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch coated decorated wraps. Paperstock faintly toned, a New Delhi bookshop fiche inside cover, an almost as-new copy, completely sound, clean and unmarked. Women and the household in Asia, vol 2. Series editor Leela Dube.
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image of The Memory of Trade; Modernity's Entanglements on an Eastern Indonesian Island

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Durham: Duke University Press, 2000. Paperback. xxiv, 354p., illustrated with b&w snapshot photography and line maps, a big softbound (9x6 inches) in colorphoto wraps.
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image of From Field to Factory; Community Structure and Industrialization in West Bengal

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Philadelphia: Institute for the Study of Human Issues, 1978. 264p., illustrated with b&w snapshot photography and line maps, hardbound, first edition in tan cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. As new, despite its age, a completely sound, clean and unmarked copy.
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image of The State-Society Struggle. Zaire in Comparative Perspective

The State-Society Struggle. Zaire in Comparative Perspective

by Callaghy, Thomas M.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1984
ISBN
9780231057219
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1984. Paperback. xviii, 515p., alkaline paperstock, substantial softbound in 9x6 inch plain printed glossy wraps; reader's creasings and an odd small white smudge slightly mar the spine panel, quite sound nevertheless, and completely clean and unmarked within.
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image of New German Critique: An Interdisciplinary Journal of German Studies; Number 22, Winter 1981: Special Issue on Modernism

New German Critique: An Interdisciplinary Journal of German Studies; Number 22, Winter 1981: Special Issue on Modernism

by Bathrick, David, Helen Fehervary, Andreas Huyssen, Anson G. Rabinbach [and] Jack Zipes, editors

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Published
1981
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Milwaukee: German Department, University of Wisconsin, 1981. Paperback. 188p., softbound in 9x6 inch plain printed journal wraps, wraps worn and soiled, edges lightly foxed else good condition. Articles on modernism and postmodernism, Walter Benjamin, Freud, and more.
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Special Handling; Newspaper Poems New and Selected

by Pawlak, Mark

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1993
ISBN
9780914610571
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£8.80

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Brooklyn: Hanging Loose Press, 1993. Paperback. 90p., softbound in 8.5 x5.5 inch decorated wraps, the first wraps edition (simultaneous with the hardbound). Bound in, perhaps inadvertantly (too much binder's glue?), is a three-page publicity enclosure on Hanging Loose letterhead. A nice clean unmarked copy of a book that's hard to resist; the author, who then also taught math at… Read more
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Baltazar si hazardul: casetofonului meu

by Sterian, Jean-Lorin

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1997
ISBN
9789739340007
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Constanta: Metafora, 1997. 142p., paperback, mild handling wear. Text in Romanian.
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image of Selections from the John and Mary Lou Paxton Collection. May 27 - October 1, 2006

Selections from the John and Mary Lou Paxton Collection. May 27 - October 1, 2006

by Paxton, John and Mary Lou. Texts by Kelly Bridegum, Rachel Hartsough et alia

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2006
ISBN
9780976480037
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Reno NV: Nevada Museum of Art, 2006. Paperback. 47p., clay-coated matte paperstock throughout with color exhibit photos alternating with extensive texts. Softbound in 8.5x8.5 inch frenchfold wraps, a fairly expensive production. No ownership or any other markings; pace a tiny ding at the head and one creased corner-tip, very good condition.
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image of Telstra presents Transitions; 17 years of the national aboriginal_Torres Strait islander art award. A museum and art gallery of the Northern Territory travelling exhibition 2000

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Darwin NT: Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territories, 2000. 119p., color reproductions on high-gloss alkaline paper, some site photography, extensive captions and a running text, presswork in two colors; an elaborate production in very good shape. Mildest external edgewear, and a seller's ghost pencilling on the titlepage (can't erase on high-gloss), softbound in 10.5x8 inch wraps. Sound… Read more
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image of Amitava. New York February 7 to March 2 2008

Amitava. New York February 7 to March 2 2008

by Amitava, artist. Shukla Sawant, essay

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Published
2008
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New York / New Delhi: Aicon Gallery / Anant Art, 2008. Paperback. 48p., color reproductions on alkaline matte stock, New Delhi presswork (quite good), softbound in 11x11 inch decorated wraps. Terminal leaves show interiors of the two galleries and a large sepia photoportrait of Mr Amitava looking pleased. Mildest edgewear to cover, sound clean condition free of ownership or… Read more
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