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Italian Art, 1250-1550 The Relation of Renaissance Art to Life and Society

by Cole, Bruce

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780064309042
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$30.00

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Harper & Row. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1987. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. A handsome copy of the first printing. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 294 pages. U4 .
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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

by Cellini, Benvenuto & John Addington Symonds (trans.) & Salvador Dali (illus.)

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Book Club Edition
Item Price
$80.00

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Doubleday & Company. Very Good+. 1946. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Bound in red buckram with bright gilt decoration to front cover. Spine is faded. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Book club edition, no dust jacket. . Famous autobiography of Renaissance sculptor Cellini. This edition is notable for its illustrations by Salvador Dali, sixteen … Read more
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Rethinking the World: Discovery and Science in the Renaissance

by Nader, Helen

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine with no dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781879598126
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$20.00

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Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana Univ Lilly Library. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Softcover. A little rubbing at extremities of card covers, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Lists and describes 84 items related to discovery and science in the Renaissance, many of… Read more
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A Selection of Interesting Books on a Great Variety of Subjects (1948, No. 657)

by Bernard Quaritch Ltd.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
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$21.50

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London. London: Bernard Quaritch Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1948. Softcover. Brown stapled wrappers have light wear, pages browned, especially at margins. . Illustrated. A total of 338 books are listed for sale in this catalog, including 22 books on Savonarola, priest and leader of Florence from 1494 until 1498, when he was excommunicated and… Read more
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From Descartes to Kant; Readings in the Philosophy of the Renaissance and Enlightenment,

by Smith, Thomas Vernor

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
5th Printing
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$21.50

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University of Chicago Press. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1940. 5th Printing. Hardcover. Blank owner bookplate on ffep, light rubbing to extremities of blue cloth cover. Jacket has small chips and tears, now in protective mylar cover. Tight, square, pages clean and bright. . Carefully selected writings of Erasmus, Galileo, Bacon, Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Leibnitz,… Read more
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Plantin: the Moretus and Their Work

by Sabbe, Maurits

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
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$25.00

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Brussels. Brussels: L. J. Kryn. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1926. Hardcover. Elegantly signed and dated on half title page by former owner. Covers are decorated boards, lightly soiled and rubbed, pages slightly yellowed. The lettering is mostly rubbed off of the backstrip. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Published for the Plantin-Moretus… Read more
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