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Where Madness Reigns: The Art Of Gris Grimly (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY ARTIST/AUTHOR GRIS GRIMLY)

by Grimly, Gris (Pen Name Steven Soenken)

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780977894987
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£68.00

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Los Angeles, USA: Baby Tattoo, 2008. Fine. First Edition, First Printing. Large Format Paperback. Size of covers, 21.6 by 28 cms. The art work of Gris Grimly. SIGNED BY ARTIST/AUTHOR, GRIS GRIMLY, on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Be Grim!/ Gris Grimly'. Not paginated, (80pp.). The macabre illustrations of American Gris Grisly (born 1975), pen name Steven Soenken. A fine copy… Read more
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The Multitude Diaries (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR, CHRIS ORR)

by Orr, Chris

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781905711352
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£18.00

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London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2008. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR, CHRIS ORR, on front paste-down. Inscription reads, To ---/Chris Orr/2009'. Chris Orr (born 1943) is an English artist and printmaker. A near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY AUTHOR, CHRIS… Read more
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Floating World: Japan In The Edo Period (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR, JOHN REEVE)

by Reeve, John

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Greystone Books
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780714124346
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£28.00

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London: British Museum Press, 2006. NrF/Fine. First Edition, First Printing in d/w price clipped. Inscription reads, 'for Josephine/KEEP ON FLOATING!/love & best wishes/from/John/10.12'. Profusely illustrated with forty-five colour Japanese illustrations. Ukiyo - the floating world - is the name given to a remarkable phenomenon that began seventeenth-century Edo (modern Tokyo). The floating world has been described as a state of… Read more
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Bound To The Sea: Peter J Sterkenburg: A Painter Of Seascapes (1955-2000) (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Zee, Henri Van Der And Werf, Ton Van Der

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Greystone Books
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9789090148984
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£28.00

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Harlingen, The Netherlands: Peter J Sterkenburg Maritime Paintings Foundation, 2001. NrF. First edition, first printing. No D/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. Profusely illustrated with photographs and the artwork of Sterkenburg. A biography and monograph of Dutch marine painter Peter J Sterkenburg (1955-2000). With Bibliography. A near fine copy of an UNCOMMON first edition, first printing. No inscriptions, highlighting or… Read more
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Oxford: Mandrake, 1990. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. Florence Pash (1862-1951), an artist and friend of English painter Walter Richard Sickert (1860-1942), confided to the author's mother that Sickert told Florence that he was painting into his pictures clues to the Ripper murders as he wished people to know the… Read more
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Heart In Art: A Life In Paintings (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR, PETER JOHNSON)

by Johnson, Peter

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781903071311
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£48.00

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London: Bene Factum Publishing, 2010. Fine/NrF. First Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETER JOHNSON, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with photographs and reproductions of artwork. The autobiography of Peter Johnson (born 1936), who has been an art-dealer for more than fifty years. With 'Exhibitions' and Index. D/w has short edge-tear (2mm)… Read more
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Dark Knights: The New Comics In Context (UNCOMMON 1993 FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by McCue, Greg S & Bloom, Clive

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780745306636
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£28.00

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London/Boulder, Colorado, USA: Pluto Press, 1993. NrF. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. xiv,154pp. Comics and graphic novels have become a significent part of popular culture. Superheroes and the universes they inhabit are not only enjoyed by adolesents but have become more sophisticated in artwork and themes to attract the attention of adult readers and those interested in new movements in… Read more
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Art, Psychoanalysis, And Adrian Stokes: A Biography (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JANET SAYERS)

by Sayers, Janet

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Greystone Books
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781782202837
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£95.00

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London: Karnac, 2015. Fine. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published); glazed pictorial cover. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JANET SAYERS, on title-page. Inscription reads, '--- and -----/with best/wishes/from Janet (Sayers)/October 2015'. Profusely illustrated with 106 illustrations. A well-researched and authoritative biography of Adrian Stokes (1902-1972), who was a British writer, painter and art critic. He… Read more
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Landscapes In Watercolour (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR, TERRY HARRISON)

by Harrison, Terry

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781844486618
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£18.00

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Tunbridge Wells, Kent: Search Press, 2011. VG. First Edition, First Printing. Large Format Paperback. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, TERRY HARRISON, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Profusely illustrated with watercolours by Terry Harrison (1951-2017). An instructional book about how to paint landscapes in watercolours. Minor wear to corners; else a very good copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED… Read more
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'And The Dawn Came Up Like Thunder' (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING )

by Rawlings, Leo

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780903488006
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£38.00

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Rawlings/Chapman Publications, 1972. VG/Good Plus. First edition, firsi printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LEO RAWLINGS, without dedication on verso of front endpaper. Signing reads,'Best wishes/Sincerely/Leo Rawlings/9-1-73'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and 119 drawings by the author whilst he was a Japanese prisoner-of-war. He was a POW for three and half years spending time on the… Read more
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Dennis Chinaworks (SCARCE HARDBACK 2003 SECOND REVISED EDITION SIGNED BY AUTHOR, PAUL ATTERBURY)

by Atterbury, Paul (Editor)

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Greystone Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Revised Edition
ISBN
9780903685931
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£58.00

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Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset: Richard Dennis, 2003. NrF. Second Revised Edition. Not Dated, (2003). No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL ATTERBURY, on verso of front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'to -----/Happy Christmas/& best wishes/Paul Atterbury/4 Sept 03'. Profusely illustrated with photographs, including products of Dennis Chinaworks. Paul Atterbury is a regular expert… Read more
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Ackroyd's Ark Two By Two (SCARCE HARDBACK LIMITED FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SIR TIMOTHY ACKROYD)

by Ackroyd, Sir Timothy

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Limited, Numbered, Signed
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£88.00

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London: Tusk Trust, 2010. NrF/NrF. First Edition, Hardback, Limited, Numbered And Signed By The Author, Sir Timothy Ackroyd. This being number 116 of 500 copies. SIGNED without dedication on front endpaper. Signing reads, 'Every Good Wish/Timothy Ackroyd'. Sub-titled, 'Comprising an extensive and interesting assembly of pictures, drawings and stories prepared between 2005 and 2010 by various persons'. Profusely illustrated. In… Read more
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12 Hockey Poems (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hadwen, Alden

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Greystone Books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780973278774
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£28.00

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Canada: Morgaine House, 2011. Fine. First edition. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR TO JASON EVANS, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Sept 7- 2012/To Jason Evans/with warm/regards,/Alden/I have enjoyed/getting to know you/& your work through/The Grange Prize'. A collection of twelve poems with the theme of ice-hockey. Illustrated with line-drawings by Douglas… Read more
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An Easel In The Family (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Smith, Gloria Jarvis

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780954365622
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£18.00

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Canterbury, Kent: Privately Published, 2005. NrF. First edition. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. Profusely illustrated with photographs and the artwork of the author, Gloria Jarvis. The autobiography of artist and writer Gloria Jarvis Smith (1925-2014). With Appendices. Minor bruising at base of spine; else a near fine copy of the SCARCE first edition. NO inscriptions.. First Edition. Hardback.… Read more
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Lost Treasures Of The Odeons (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN COHEN)

by Cohen, John

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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£28.00

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Yorkshire: Privately Published, 2007. VG+. First edition. Large format paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN COHEN, without dedication on verso of front cover. Signing reads, 'Thankyou for/your interest/Enjoy the shared nostalgia!/John Cohen'. ii,160pp. Profusely illustrated with 343 original film advertisment re-produced. A well-researched study of movies with personal anecdotes, reminiscenses and observations. With listings of what the author refers to… Read more
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Vancouver, Canada: The Canadian Society For Asian Arts and The Centennial Museum, 1976. VG. First edition. Large paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on verso of front cover. Inscription reads, 'Christmas 76/(To) ----- & -----/Christmas Greetings/& love. This has kept me/out of mischief!/Jean'. 71pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. An exhibition catalogue to accompany the exhibition at the… Read more
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Portraetter: Danske Portraetter Fra 1963 Til 1984 [TEXT IN DANISH] Portraits: Danish Portraits From 1963 To 1984 (SCARCE EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Svanholm, Lise

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Greystone Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Second Edition
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£15.00

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Denmark, 1985. VG+. Second edition, (first published in 1984). TEXT IN DANISH. Large paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'With best wishes to -------/from Lise'. 139pp. Profusely illustrated with 66 examples of Danish portraiture between 1963 and 1984. With Bibliography. Minor edge chipping to covers; else a very good plus copy of… Read more
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Sketching With A Pencil; For Those Who Are Just Beginning (FINE COPY OF UNCOMMON TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hamilton, John

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Tresco, Isles Of Scilly: Privately Published, 1989. Fine. First edition. TOGETHER WITH SEPARATE PURCHASE DOCUMENT FOR THE ISLES OF SCILLY EDITION. Not dated, (1989). Large format paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription. (48)pp. Profusely illustrated with pencil sketches by the author. This copy is the true first edition privately published by the artist John Hamilton, (1919-1993), published… Read more
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Coil: Journal Of The Moving Image: Double Issue, Numbers 9 And 10, 2000 (SCARCE PUBLICATION LIMITED TO AN EDITION OF 1500 COPIES)

by Lane, Giles (Editor)

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Greystone Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781901540055
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London: Proboscis, 2000. VG. First edition; limited to 1500 copies. Landscape paperback. Profusely illustrated. This journal was published in ten issues, this being the last, between 1995 and 2000. Its purpose was to explore experimental moving image and electronic/digital media created by artists. This copy still retains the sealed 'Ghost Lens' by Tina Keane; and the fold-out 'It was a… Read more
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The Art Of Jessica Voorsanger (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, JESSICA VOORSANGER)

by Wainwright, Jean (Editor)

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Greystone Books
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition,First Printing
ISBN
9781908966858
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£38.00

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London: Black Dog Publishing, 2014. Fine. First Edition, First Printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, JESSICA VOORSANGER, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Profusely illustrated with photographs and reproductions of artwork. An art monograph of the American artist Jessica Voorsanger (born 1965). A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing. HEAVY PLEASE… Read more
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