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image of Venetian Ships and Shipbuilders of the Renaissance

Venetian Ships and Shipbuilders of the Renaissance

by Lane, Frederic Chapin

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Published
1934
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Baltimore: John Hopkins Press, 1934. Hardcover. ix, 285pp., first edition, Lightly soiled blue boards with some wear to corners, toning along the margins of the pages throughout, else in good condition. No Dust jacket.
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image of Atlantes Coloniensis Die Kölner Schule der Atlaskartographie 1570-1610 [The Cologne School of Cartography 1570-1610]

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Saale: Verlag Dietrich Pfaehler, 1988. Hardcover. 244pp., 19x13 inches, white & brown cloth boards, very good condition. Beige illustrated dj with many small tears along edges. Text in German. Fundamenta cartographica historica: Bd 1.
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£92.90
image of The Shadow of the Crescent: the Renaissance Image of the Turk (1453-1517)

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1969. Hardcover. xiv, 257p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, illus., corners bumped else very good second impression. No dj.
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£55.74
image of The Cape of Adventure, being strange and notable discoveries, perils, shipwrecks, battles upon sea and land, with pleasant and interesting observations upon the country and the natives of the Cape of Good Hope - extracted from the writings of the early travellers by Ian D. Colvin with numerous illustrations

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London: T.C. & E.C. Jack, 1912. xxxi, 459p., plates as called for on coated inserted stock, hardbound first edition in 9.5x6.5 inch blue cloth boards gilt-titled, decorated gilt also with a gilded-top textblock, untrimmed edges. A bright square copy with a few aesthetical flaws: foxing to titlepage margins and to a few adjacent leaves and blanks, thereafter scattered instances.… Read more
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£16.35
image of The Renaissance: A European Awakening

The Renaissance: A European Awakening

by McCabe, Joseph

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Published
1926
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Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Company, 1926. Pamphlet. 64p., stapled wraps, 3.5x5 inches, list of other Little Blue Books at rear, wraps toned along edges, small pen mark on front wrap, pages evenly toned else very good condition. Little Blue Book No. 1140.
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image of Asian Travel in the Renaissance. Preface by Anthony Reid.  Published on behalf of the Society for Renaissance Studies

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Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2004. Paperback. xi, 234p., illustrated with two period plates and a modern line map, softbound, a 9x6 paperback in 9x6 inch glossy decorated wraps. Fine copy, we see no flaw: sound, clean, unmarked. Touches on "purposes of trade, colonialism and religious conversion by a diverse array of Portuguese, Dutch, Spanish, Italian and English figtures.. contrasts the… Read more
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image of The Jesuits and the Grand Mogul: Renaissance Art at the Imperial Court of India, 1580-1630.  Occasional Papers 1998/Vol. 2

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Washington DC: Freer Gallery of Art - Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution, 1998. Paperback. 53p., b&w reproductions throughout, nicely done, softbound in 11x6.5 inch lime-green wraps, a clean sound unmarked copy. India was at this time "the wealthiest Muslim nation on earth" and artists could be hired by the gross. Massive Jesuit building projects "required legions of… Read more
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The Genoese Cartographic Tradition and Christopher Columbus

by Ferro, Gaetano. Translated into English by Hann Heck and Luciano F. Farina

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Published
1997
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Roma: Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca Dello Stato Libreria Dello Stato, 1997. Hardcover. 216p., an expensive production (courtesy government monies), dozens of very crisp clean folding color reproductions (of maps: in color, sepia, whatever is called for). Folio hardbound, 12x8 inch buff papered boards overprinted in sepia (map element) and black (titling of volume in hand). Upper cover yawns slightly,… Read more
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English Travellers of the Renaissance

by Howard, Clare

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Published
1968
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New York: Burt Franklin, 1968. Hardcover. xvii, 232p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, illus., very good condition. No dj. Originally published in 1914. Bibliography and Reference Series #179.
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image of A Renaissance Globemaker's Toolbox; Johannes Schoner and the Revolution of Modern Science 1475-1550

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Washington DC: The Library of Congress, in association with D. Giles Limited, London, 2013. Hardcover. 176p., presswork on thick alkaline glazed stock, profuse facsimiles in color and a variety of sepias, hardbound, a small oblong volume in 8x9.5 inch black boards titled silver and enclosed in the dust jacket. A fine copy, really as new: perfectly sound, clean and… Read more
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£11.15
image of Spanish King of the Incas; The Epic Life of Pedro Bohorques. Translated by Ann de Leon, With a Forewordd by Peter Klaren

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Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005. Sheet_music. First published in the Spanish language in 1997, and here with subsequent corrections. xi, 258p., hardbound in 9x6 inch bloodorange cloth boards and glossy dust jacket. An as-new copy, entirely fresh: sound, clean and unmarked.
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image 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
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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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image of Berkeley Barb: vol. 5, #13 (#112) October 6-12, 1967: ---so who mutha'd the 'Hippies'

Berkeley Barb: vol. 5, #13 (#112) October 6-12, 1967: ---so who mutha'd the 'Hippies'

by Scherr, Max, editor, Lenny Lipton, Kenneth Anger, Richard A. Ogar, James A. Schreiber, Hal Verb, Marvin Garson, et al.

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Published
1967
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Berkeley: Berkeley Barb, 1967. Newspaper. 16p., folded tabloid underground newspaper, illustrated with b&w photos, local ads, articles, news, columns, very good on newsprint. Cover story on The Death of the Hippie reproducing newspaper clippings and headlines. A report on the arrest of members of The Grateful Dead by Narcs. More Nude-ins for SF State.Article on the Northern Renaissance Faire.… Read more
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Giordano Bruno e la "Mutazione" del Rinascimento

by Sabbatino, Pasquale

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Published
1993
ISBN
9788822240446
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Firenze: Leo S. Olschki Editore, 1993. Paperback. 228p., handsome typography on laid-lined paperstock, softbound in 10x7 inch cream wraps titled in two colors, largely unopened signatures (and where opened, done neatly), lovely copy. Aside from minute shelfwear to bottom edge, absolutely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Bacon and Shake-speare Parallelisms

by Reed, Edwin

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Published
1902
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London: Gay and Bird, 1902. Hardcover. xi, 441p., a finepress treatment of this subject, thick hardbound in 10x6.5 inch dove-grey boards with white cloth backstrip and corner-tips. Still distinct and square, the once-handsome spine label is now faded as to its red lettering, and slightly scraped as to black rulings. Item has untrimmed fore- and bottom edges, opened neatly… Read more
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image of Theophrastus -Paracelsus- von Hohenheim: Das Mahl des Herrn und Auslegung des Vaterunsers; Nach den Handschriften neu herausgegegben, ubertragen und erlautert von Gerhard J. Deggeller

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Dornach-Basel: Hybernia-Verlag, 1950. Hardcover. 171p., first edition in 9x6.5 inch red cloth boards cover-titled gilt. Ex library with a small spot of dried adhesive at the tail, item's sole hint it was institutionally owned. Further traces of damage: the top rim and three corner-tips show a little cardstock from mild abrasion, paperstock slightly toned with a neat ownership signature… Read more
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Number Symbolism

by Butler, Christopher

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Published
1970
ISBN
9780389039761
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New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc, 1970. Hardcover. First American edition: xiii, 186p., illustrated with a few diagrams and substantial swatches of quoted poetry, 8.5x5.5 inch openweave red cloth boards titled in silverfoil. Find a small cross-out in ink on ffep, lacks publisher's dust jacket, but is bright, clean and quite sound. Laid in is a TLs from a… Read more
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image of Theophrast von Hohenheim, gen. Paracelsus; Samtliche Werke. Herausgegeben von Karl Sudhoff und Wilhelm Matthiessen.  I. Abteilung: Die medizinischen, naturwiwssenschaftlichen und natur-philosophischen Schriften. Siebenter Band  [odd volume only]

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Munich: Otto Wilhelm Barth, 1923. Volume Seven (7) only of a multi-volume compendium, presswork in black-letter with rubricated title- and series-pages.
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image of Della Cittadella Italiana alla Esposizione di San Francisco (P.P.I.E. San Francisco Cal. 1915). Edito a Cura del Regio Commissariato Italiano per l'Esposizione Internazionale di San Francisco

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Roma: Stabilimento Tipografico "Aternum" di Enrico Sabucchi, 1915. Paperback. 54p., illustrated with plentiful b&w photographs, plat & line maps and diagrammatic floorplans and elevations; softbound a folio-sized paperback in 13.5x9.5 textured gray wraps. A very useful book in very bad shape: the photos of the ongoing construction of the imitation renaissance architecture demonstrates how well-built this and doubtless other… Read more
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image of Giotto, La Chapelle des Scrovegni; sous la direction de Giuseppe Basile; traduit de l'italien par Francoise Liffran

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Milan: Gallimard / Electa, 1993. 388p., superb work on superb paperstock, hardbound in openweave dark blue boards titled white & blind, in dust jacket and sturdy 11.5x10 inch cloth-footed slipcase, all elements in as-new condition: entirely sound, clean, unmarked, apparently unhandled. Better than going there.
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£66.89