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Errata, Number One (#1) ) Contemporary Visual & Literary Art!

By S. Lynette Bondarchuk

Edmonton, AB: Celebration of Women in the Arts (CWA). Near Fine. 1997. First Edition. Softcover. Very nice condition. Cover has light wear to edges and corners, slight corner curling. Pages clean, intact and unmarked. Profusely illustrated. Contemporary visual & literary art project. Contributors: Penny Daly, Fiona Smyth, Robin Morley, C. Dawn Ripley, Warren Heise, Marc Bell, Dwayne Cannan, Angus Wyatt, Earl J. Woods, Rachel Sanders, Steve Godin, Tony Cranfield and numerous others. 152 pages. (430os, 0514) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages .

$23.50

OUTHOUSES OF THE WEST
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OUTHOUSES OF THE WEST

By Hines, Sherman; Cameron, Silver Donald

Nimbus Publishing Limited. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0921054076 . Ex-library book, but still in very nice condition, usual ex-lib type markings. Pages clean and intact. Jacket has light scuffing/light scratches. Great photographs! Sherman Hines is a well known photographer who has celebrated the outhouse in a series of books and calendars. His previous books include The Outhouse Revisited. [495] ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 67 pages .

$10.50

ISLAMIC TILES
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ISLAMIC TILES

By Porter, Venetia

Interlink Publishing Group. Very Good. 1995. First Edition. Softcover. 1566561914 . Ex-library book but still in quite good condition - sturdy laminated cover & usual ex-lib type markings. Cover has light edge & corner wear, light soiling/spotting to outer edge of pages. Interior pages are tight and clean, light age tanning to page edges. Colour & b/w illustrations. Ceramic tiles have been produced for over a thousand years in the heartlands of the Islamic world, used to decorate mosques, shrines and palaces. This book covers the various techniques of the craftsmen, and then traces the development of tilework, beginning with pre-Islamic tradition. Illustrations are drawn primarily from the extensive collections of the British Museum & supplemented by other examples... [405-osl]; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages .

$9.50

NORTHWEST COAST NATIVE AND NATIVE-STYLE ART A Guidebook for Western  Washington
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NORTHWEST COAST NATIVE AND NATIVE-STYLE ART A Guidebook for Western Washington

By Averill, Lloyd J. & Morris, Daphne K.

University of Washington Press. Good. 1995. First Edition. Softcover. 0295974680 . Tight, solid copy. Ex-library book with usual type markings. Inner pages are clean, however top edge of pages has light water damage causing wrinkling to top couple inches. Fairly minor & pages turn freely. Light edgewear to cover & moderate soiling outer edge of pages. "This intelligently crafted resource book by former University of Washington lecturer Averill and Native art educator/illustrator Morris combines effective approaches to touring, viewing, and learning about the Native arts of the Northwest Coast region. While the text is organized to function best as a guidebook for interested lay readers, there is also invaluable reference information as well. The first section, "Where To Find the Art, " focuses on specific geographical locations for hand-held touring purposes. The second section provides "Sources of the Art, " with terse artist biographies and descriptions of Northwest Coast tribes and their practices...." [498]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$8.95

THE PROMISE & THE PRODUCT 200 Years of American Advertising Posters
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THE PROMISE & THE PRODUCT 200 Years of American Advertising Posters

By Margolin, Victor & Ira Bricta

MacMillan Publishing Company.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 0025794809 . Clean, tight condition. Ex-library book with laminated cover & usual type markings. Internal pages are very clean. Jacket has light wear & scuffing, a little soiling & creasing underneath laminate on rear. Wonderful old b/w & colour illustrations. From the handcrafted signed of Colonial days to the illusionary wonder-graphics of the 70's, this book explores the best, and the worst, and the rarest of American advertising posters....over 300 illustrations. [830] ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages .

$11.95

LANCE HIDY'S POSTERS  Designs, personal & public
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LANCE HIDY'S POSTERS Designs, personal & public

By Hidy, Lance

Alphabet Press. Very Good. 1983. First Edition. Softcover. 0940032023 . Light edgewear & cover has some scuffing & a couple small creases. Pages are clean other than two light spots near front. "I like blurring the common notion that commercial art is inferior to fine art; that the commercial artist has nothing to say, is simply talent for hire. Clarity, simplicity, durability and emotion are my artistic goals...." from afterword by the artist. [178-osl]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 63 pages .

$7.50

Bouquet: Twelve Flower Fables
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Bouquet: Twelve Flower Fables

By Myrna Davis

Clarkson N. Potter. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. 0517546043 . HC/DJ - fine/near fine. Hardcover is clean and unmarked. Jacket has light scuffing, light age tanning, minor edge crinkling and one small edge stain. "Collected here are 12 love stories drawn from sources as diverse as ancient Greece, Egypt, and Babylonia: India, China, and Japan; and Christian Rome and revolutionary France. Each tale centers on a flower whose attributes throughout the ages have come to suggest a different aspect of love. " [320-osl] ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$6.25

LATE MODERN  The Visual Arts Since 1945
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LATE MODERN The Visual Arts Since 1945

By Lucie-Smith, Edward

W W Norton & Co Inc. Very Good. 1980. Paperback. 0195199383 . Light edgewear & scuffing to cover, small creases. Internal pages clean other than a name written on title page & a small amount of pencil underlining. History of the visual arts since the war forward to the events of the mid-1970's. 243 plates , 62 in colour. [435-notosl]; 280 pages .

$4.50

ARTISTS OF ALBERTA
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ARTISTS OF ALBERTA

By Baker, Suzanne Devonshire

University of Alberta Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. 0888640676 . Clean, tight condition. Ex-library book with usual type markings, jacket attached to book. Pages are very clean. Light edgewear & a few tiny tears to jacket edges, scuffing of jacket. Light soiling to outer edge of pages as well as a rough spot on top edge of pages. "In celebration of Alberta's 75th anniversary - painting, sculpture, printmaking, weaving & mixed media works from new & recognized artists are presented..." [805]; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$15.95

HIDDEN VALUES Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections
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HIDDEN VALUES Contemporary Canadian Art in Corporate Collections

By Swain, Robert

Douglas & Mcintyre. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 1550541706 . Oversize hardcover and jacket. Ex-library book, but still in excellent condition - laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and intact. Jacket has minor corner wear and scuffing. "Presents, in 100 full colour plates - the first overview of contemporary Canadian art to appear in almost two decades. Featured are 100 seldom seen works by 100 contemporary Canadian artists including Jack Bush, Genevieve Cadieux, Jack Chambers, Alex Colville, Ulysse Comtois, Chris Cran, Ivan Eyre, Joe Fafard, Gathie Falk & numerous others. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; (*Note: due to heavy weight, extra postage will be required) [1,337] .

$26.50

THE TOTEM POLE INDIANS
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THE TOTEM POLE INDIANS

By Wherry, Joseph H.

New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. B002GW86II . Ex-library book with laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Jacket has some creases under the laminate and a peeled area to upper corner, light soiling. Pages tight and clean other than light soiling and glue residue inside covers. Library had clipped off text on flaps and glued it to the first two end pages. Rear pocket. B/w illustrations. "Only seven "nations" or linguistic groups actually carved the totem poles of North America...This book covers the various types - memorial, grave figures, mortuary poles, house front, welcoming poles etc and interprets the various symbols carved into them. The author also explores the history, social organization, craft culture and legends of these people. " [744] ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages .

$10.50

FOLK KILNS II Famous Ceramics of Japan 4
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FOLK KILNS II Famous Ceramics of Japan 4

By Okamura, Kichiemon

Tokyo: Kodansha International. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0870114778 . Ex-library book, but still in quite good condition. Laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings - jacket attached to book. Interior tight and clean other than 2-3 pages with light soiling and small peeled area on endpage. Colour illustrations. Moderate edgewear/edge wrinkling to laminate and jacket, small edge tears and chips to laminate. Laminate has caused some creases to jacket. Light soiling. " One hundred years ago, one would have been hard put to count all the folk kilns producing wares for local use throughout Japan. Today's folk kilns are nowhere as numerous and wares produced as such kilns drawn upon the vigor of the individual traditions, displaying an honest utility and diversity of form, decoration and technique. This volume surveys the areas of Japan not covered by the first folk kiln volume - Kyushu, Shikoku and Okinawa. " [845]; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$33.50

RUSKIN Sutton Pocket Biographies
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RUSKIN Sutton Pocket Biographies

By O'Gorman, Francis

Sutton Publishing. Near Fine. 1999. First Edition. Softcover. 0750921420 . Very nice clean, tight condition. Ex-library with sturdy laminated cover & usual type markings. Overall wear is fairly minimal. B/w illus. 111 pages. "John Ruskin was one of the greatest Victorian critics of art and society, but he was also preoccupied with politics, economics and education. This pocket-sized biography explores his influence on his own age and ours, examining his work, his relationships and his creative life. " (*shipping will be reduced after checkout to all locations) [osl] ; 8vo .

$6.50

'60S FLASHBACK Music Collectibles from the Age of Change
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'60S FLASHBACK Music Collectibles from the Age of Change

By Paul, Greg

PBC International. Very Good+. 1995. Softcover. 0866362797 . PBC International edition, same ISBN. Ex-library book, but still in very good condition. Sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages clean, light wear to edges and corners of cover. Profusely illustrated in colour. Best remembered for its ideals of protest and revolution, the 1960s was a decade transformed by its music.....' 60s Flashback is jam-packed with full-color album jackets, postcards, fanzines, news clippings, and more....includes Elvis, the Beach Boys, Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Marvin Gaye & others. A real trip down memory lane. " ; 8vo; 120 pages. [575]; 8vo; 120 pages .

$10.95

MASTERS OF SEA AND SAIL 17th Century Dutch Marine Artists, VHS Format
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MASTERS OF SEA AND SAIL 17th Century Dutch Marine Artists, VHS Format

By Various Authors

Kultur Video. New. 1999. New in shrink wrap. VHS format, approx. 45 minutes. A visually spectacular and informative look at the work of 17th century Dutch marine artists and their portrayals of life on or near the sea. Art works by such Dutch masters as Rembrandt and Vermeer provide invaluable glimpses into the life of that period..... ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (*lower shipping avail to some locations, 200-noto) .

$10.50

THE EDWARDIAN LADY The Story of Edith Holden
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THE EDWARDIAN LADY The Story of Edith Holden

By Ina Taylor

Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1980. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 0030574544 . HC/DJ - near fine/VG+. Hardcover is clean and tight, small inscription on title page. Jacket has light wrinkling/light wear to edges, no tears. Beautifully illustrated and richly detailed, "The Edwardian Lady" is the perfect companion volume for all devotees of "The Country Diary of An Edwardian Lady". Illustrated not only with her own delightful drawings and paintings but with family photographs and vintage postcards, paintings & mementos. A nice evocation of life in a middle class family 1871-1920.207p. Discusses Edith's Life and the background against which she developed her talents. [890]; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$11.95

COLOR IN TREES SHRUBS, WEEDS
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COLOR IN TREES SHRUBS, WEEDS

By Garner, Frederick

Walter Foster Publications. Very Good+. Softcover. Undated, circa 1950s to 1960s. Oversize softcover, folio (approx. 14 x 10") - only light wear overall, B/w & Color illustrations throughout - approx. 40 pages. This is one of the wonderful Walter Foster How-To Art Series. (250-osl) ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$11.95

HOW TO DRAW TREES Drawing Shrubs, Trees and Landscapes
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HOW TO DRAW TREES Drawing Shrubs, Trees and Landscapes

By Frederick J. Garner

Walter Foster Publications. Very Good. Softcover. 0929261240 . Undated, circa 1950s to 1960s. Folio (approx. 14 x 10"). Spine is reinforced with tape, light edge and corner wear, a few creases, occasional light soiling. B/w & two-tone illustrations throughout - approx. 40 pages. This is one of the wonderful Walter Foster How-To Art Series. They are oversized, easy to understand and follow. Very popular in the late 50's and early 60's. (300-osl) ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$11.95

HORIZONS Contemporary Canadian Landscapes
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HORIZONS Contemporary Canadian Landscapes

By Lipman, Marci & Lipman, Louise

Toronto: Lester and Orpen Denny's. Near Fine. 1985. First Edition. Softcover. 0886190576 . Large folio. Excellent condition, light wear to cover corners, one small peel to back cover corner. Pages are clean and unmarked. 20 beautiful landscape prints by Canadian artists, suitable for framing (page size 15.5 x 11"). Included: Luke Angahadlug & M. Amarook; Barbara Ballachey; A. J. Casson; Alex Colville; Ken Danby; Richard Davis; K. M. Graham; E. J. Hughes; Jean -Paul Lemieux; Takao Tanabe & others. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$17.50

DESIRE UNLIMITED The Cinema of Pedro Almodovar
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DESIRE UNLIMITED The Cinema of Pedro Almodovar

By Smith, Paul Julian

London: Verso. Very Good. 1994. First Edition. Softcover. 0860916626 . Verso, London 1994 1st ed. Light corner & edge wear, light creasing/scuffing of cover, internal pages clean and tight, old price first page. Illustrated. Pedro Almodovar is the most successful Spanish film director of all time. This is an exploration of the myriad contradictions inherent in Almodovar's cinema. [465]; 8vo .

$13.95

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