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image of Mirrors of Infinity; The French Formal Garden and 17th-Century Metaphysics

Mirrors of Infinity; The French Formal Garden and 17th-Century Metaphysics

by WEISS, ALLEN S.

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1995
Condition
Fine in original pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781568980508
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$50.00

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(New York): Princeton University Press, 1995. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Thin octavo. 5.5 x 9 in. 111 + [1] pp. Illustrated with several very nice black & white reproductions throughout.
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Jardins d'Espagne [2-Volume Set]

by GROMORT, GEORGES

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1926
Condition
Good only in handsome burgundy quarter-cloth over matching decorative paper, titles in gilt. Joints fragile and frayed, but bind
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Paris: A. Vincent, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Good only in handsome burgundy quarter-cloth over matching decorative paper, titles in gilt. Joints fragile and frayed, but bindings are intact and holding; chip from head of spine. The plates themselves are very nice, in very good condition, unmarked and relatively bright. Bookplate to front pastedown.. Elephant folios. A complete set… Read more
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image of Thomas Wolfe and Pat Conroy [Print]

Thomas Wolfe and Pat Conroy [Print]

by MOSER, BARRY

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine.
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[Atlanta]: [Old New York Bookshop Press], 2000. Fine.. Single, unbound print of Thomas Wolfe and Pat Conroy by Barry Moser. One of seventy-five copies, signed by artist Barry Moser.
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Twelve Irish Artists

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Published
1940
Condition
Very good in original lavender quarter-cloth over plain boards. Very light soiling to covers; charming 1949 previous ownership i
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$125.00

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Dublin: Victor Waddington, 1940. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original lavender quarter-cloth over plain boards. Very light soiling to covers; charming 1949 previous ownership inscription to front free endpaper; very light off-setting to pp. opposite plates. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright.. Thin folio. 11.75 x 15.5 in. Unpaginated. Fully illustrated with 12… Read more
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Kaleidoscope in Woodcuts

by FRASCONI, ANTONIO

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1968
Condition
Very good in original lavender-purple cloth. Presented in publisher's fair slipcase.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$45.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original lavender-purple cloth. Presented in publisher's fair slipcase.. 5.5 x 2 in. 58-panel, accordion-style book, fully illustrated in color. Published 'to honor the selection of Antonio Frasconi by the Republic of Uruguay as its artist at the 34th Biennale in Venice, 1968.
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image of The Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress

The Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress

by DUNKELMAN, ARTHUR

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2007
Condition
Fine in original brown cloth, titles in gilt, and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780844411804
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$75.00

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Washington DC: Library of Congress, 2007. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original brown cloth, titles in gilt, and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Quarto. 9.5 x 12 in. xxi + [iii], 235 + [1] pp. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of color photographs.
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image of The Builder; An Illustrated Weekly Magazine, for the Architect, Engineer, Archaeologist, Constructor, & Artist

The Builder; An Illustrated Weekly Magazine, for the Architect, Engineer, Archaeologist, Constructor, & Artist

by GODWIN, GEORGE

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1854
Condition
Near fine in half-leather, titled in gilt on spine. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright. Tryon architect Holland Bra
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$250.00

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London, 1854. Hardcover. Near fine in half-leather, titled in gilt on spine. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright. Tryon architect Holland Brady's copy, with his book label affixed to front free endpaper.. Small folio. 9.25 x 13.25 in. Nicely rebound. With black & white illustrations throughout. Somewhat heavy-may require additional postage.
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image of Mapping the Intelligence of Artistic Work; An Explorative Guide to Making, Thinking, and Writing

Mapping the Intelligence of Artistic Work; An Explorative Guide to Making, Thinking, and Writing

by WEST, ANNE

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2011
Condition
Fine in original orange wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780983472506
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$90.00

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Portland, ME: Moth Press, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original orange wrappers.. Wide octavo. 7.25 x 8.625 in. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of color photographs.
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image of Ian Hamilton Finlay: The Bicentennial Proposal: The French War: The War of the Letter

Ian Hamilton Finlay: The Bicentennial Proposal: The French War: The War of the Letter

by DAY, PETER

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1989
Condition
Very good in original printed wrappers. Light soiling to extremities, spine toned. Binding square and tight, text unmarked.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780920956250
Item Price
$50.00

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Toronto: Art Metropole, 1989. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Very good in original printed wrappers. Light soiling to extremities, spine toned. Binding square and tight, text unmarked.. Thin octavo. 6.375 x 9.875 in. 115 + [3] pp. With several black & white reproductions.
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When the Curtain Never Comes Down

by ROUSSEAU, VALÉRY et al.

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2015
Condition
As new, in printed pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: American Folk Art Museum, 2015. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. As new, in printed pictorial wrappers.. Quarto. 8.25 x 10.5 in. 136 pp. Fully illustrated with reproductions of color photographs. With exhibition list laid in.
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image of The Works of Antonio Canova [3 Volume Set]; in Sculpture and Modelling, Engraved in Outline by Henry Moses; with Descriptions by the Countess Albrizzi and a Biographical Memoir by Count Cicognara

The Works of Antonio Canova [3 Volume Set]; in Sculpture and Modelling, Engraved in Outline by Henry Moses; with Descriptions by the Countess Albrizzi and a Biographical Memoir by Count Cicognara

by CANOVA, ANTONIO

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Published
1849
Condition
Very good in original quarter-leather over brown pebbled boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Ex-library, with library labels affi
Edition
First Thus
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$150.00

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London: Henry G. Bohn, 1849. First Thus. Hardcover. Very good in original quarter-leather over brown pebbled boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Ex-library, with library labels affixed to spines, as well as attractive Mt. St. Mary Seminary of the West bookplates affixed to front pastedowns. Hinges cracked, some rubbing especially to head and foot of spine; but binding sound… Read more
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Tatistcheff

by SHORR, HARRIET

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1987
Condition
Near fine in original stapled pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$75.00

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New York, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original stapled pictorial wrappers.. Thin, oblong octavo. 8 x 7 in. [12] pp. Fully illustrated with reproductions of color photographs. Inscribed by Harriet Shorr to Paulus Berensohn on title page. Scarce signed.
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Portraits from the Outside: Figurative Expression from Outsider Art

by CARR, SIMON and SAM FARBER, Editors

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine in original pictorial wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$25.00

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New York: Groegfeax Publishing, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Thin quarto, 8 x 11 in. 104 pp. Fully illustrated with reproductions in color and black & white.
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image of St. EOM in the Land of Pasaquan: The Life and Times and Art of Eddie Owens Martin. Patron's Edition; As Told To & Recorded by Tom Patterson

St. EOM in the Land of Pasaquan: The Life and Times and Art of Eddie Owens Martin. Patron's Edition; As Told To & Recorded by Tom Patterson

by PATTERSON, TOM

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1987
Condition
Fine in original red cloth, lettered in black on spine, with 3 x 3 in. pictorial label affixed to upper cover, and original clea
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780912330617
Item Price
$200.00

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The Jargon Society, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original red cloth, lettered in black on spine, with 3 x 3 in. pictorial label affixed to upper cover, and original clear and unprinted acetate dust jacket, red top-stain. Presented in publisher's fine black cloth portfolio-style case with two clasps and lettered in blind on upper cover. Published… Read more
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image of The Eight Immortals [Temple Hill Cut-Outs]

The Eight Immortals [Temple Hill Cut-Outs]

by WOMEN'S BIBLE SCHOOL, PRESBYTERIAN MISSION

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1930
Condition
Lovely fine example of the Temple Hill Cut-Out books, illustrated with eight pages affixed with cut black paper depicting figure
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$300.00

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Chefoo, China, 1930. Lovely fine example of the Temple Hill Cut-Out books, illustrated with eight pages affixed with cut black paper depicting figures, plus one cut-out on the title page. Each of the eight cut-outs is accompanied by a delicate glassine, on which is printed in English the legend of the corresponding figure. Bound in pictorial woven cloth over… Read more
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image of Anthony Lord: A Retrospective June 5-July 29, 1984, Asheville Art Museum

Anthony Lord: A Retrospective June 5-July 29, 1984, Asheville Art Museum

by ABSHIRE, MARTHA

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1984
Condition
Near fine in pictorial staple-bound wrappers. Some light spotting to covers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$25.00

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(Asheville, NC): (Friends of Anthony Lord / The Asheville Art Museum), 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in pictorial staple-bound wrappers. Some light spotting to covers.. Thin, oblong quarto. 19 + [3] pp. Photograph of of Anthony Lord by Doris Ulmann reproduced on title page; illustrated throughout with black & white reproductions.
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John La Farge: A Memoir and a Study

by CORTISSOZ, ROYAL

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Published
1971
Condition
Small scrape on the front cover otherwise near fine in faux brown leather.
Edition
Reprint of the 1911 edition
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$25.00

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New York: Kennedy Graphics / Da Capo Press, 1971. Reprint of the 1911 edition. Hardcover. Small scrape on the front cover otherwise near fine in faux brown leather.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.25 in. 282 pp. With fifteen black & white illustrations.
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image of Le Garage Ravi de Rocky Mount: An Essay on Vernon Burwell

Le Garage Ravi de Rocky Mount: An Essay on Vernon Burwell

by WILLIAMS, JONATHAN

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine in pictorial, stapled wrappers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$50.00

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[Rocky Mount]: North Carolina Wesleyan College Press, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in pictorial, stapled wrappers.. Thin quarto. 8.5 x 11 in. 7 pp. One of 50 numbered copies. Signed by Vernon Burwell, Jonathan Williams, Jonathan Greene (book designer) and Roger Manley (cover photograph). Rare so signed.
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