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THE MENTOR - MAKERS OF AMERICAN ART - December 22 1913 - Serial Number 45 - Volume 1, number 45

by Willing, J. Thomson

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Fine Arts, 1913. Staple-bound in card covers. Edge and corner wear; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about American artists, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 sepia-toned gravure prints, each having the story of the subject on the… Read more
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image of THE MENTOR - THE LOUVRE - Great Galleries of the World - September 1 1915 - Serial Number 90 - Volume 3, number 14

THE MENTOR - THE LOUVRE - Great Galleries of the World - September 1 1915 - Serial Number 90 - Volume 3, number 14

by Van Dyke, John C.

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Published
1915
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Fine Arts, 1915. Staple-bound in card covers. Edge and corner wear; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about The Louvre, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 sepia-toned gravure prints, each having the story of the subject on the… Read more
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THE MENTOR - THE ART OF THE VATICAN - January 15 1920 - Serial Number 195 - Volume 7, number 23

by Hopkins, A. A.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1920
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Fine Arts, 1920. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear with a bit of rust at the staples; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about the art of the Vatican, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6… Read more
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THE MENTOR - BUTTERFLIES - August 2 1915 - Serial Number 88 - Volume 3, number 12

by Holland, W. J.

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Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Natural History, 1915. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear with traces of rust on the staples. The text of this is 12 pages about butterflies, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 full-colour prints by W. J. Holland. Each… Read more
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THE COMPLETE ANACHRONIST - HERALDRY - 22 - November 1985

by Benicoeur, Lord Arval; Broker, Herr Martin

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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Lawndale, California: The Society for Creative Anachonism, 1985. 52 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. Writing and illustrations by Lord Arval Benicoeuf and Herr Marten Broker; illustrated with line drawings. This issue contains: Introduction; Society Heraldry; Heraldic Design; Making Arms Identifiable; Unity of Design; Selection of Symbols; Badges;… Read more
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UNDER THE WINDOW

by Greenaway, Kate

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780517163368
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$7.95

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New York: Avenel Books, 1970. 63 pp. Blue boards with a small gilt pictorial on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated in colour throughout by Kate Greenaway. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Written in 1879, this was Kate Greenaway's first successful book. It was an instant… Read more
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DRAWING INTERIORS

by Schwarz, Hans

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Coles Publishing, 1975. 48 pp. Oversized. Light edge and corner wear; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings by Hans Schwarz on almost every page. The Contents are: Making a Start; What to Draw With; What to Draw On; Perspective; Composition; Step by Step: The Basic Approach; Understanding How Things Work; One Object from… Read more
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BILL MARTIN PAINTINGS 1969 - 1979

by Martin, Bill

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517538968
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Corte Madera, California: Pomegranate Artbooks, 1979. 95 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated in full colour with the highly realistic, visionary paintings of Bill Martin. Martin himself was one of the leaders of the Visionary Art movement. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.… Read more
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WALTER CRANE - as a Book Illustrator

by Engen, Rodney K. (re: Walter Crane)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780856701559
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$19.95

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New York: Academy Editions - St. Martin's Press, 1975. 105 pp. Red boards lettered in gilt on the spine; profusely illustrated with colour and black and white drawings. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some fading on the spine; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; List of Colour Plates; List… Read more
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LEARN TO DRAW THE FIGURE

by Horton, James

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780004119151
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London: Collins - Harper Collins, 1985. 64 pp. Oversized. Light rubbing at the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated in sepia, black and white, and colour. The Contents are: Portrait of an Artist: James Horton; What Equipment Do You Need; Posing the Model; Starting a Drawing; Balance Shape and Form; Tonal… Read more
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ARIEL - The Book of Fantasy - Volume Two

by Durwood, Thomas (editor) (Harlan Ellison; Armand Eisen; Bruce Jones; Edgar Allen Poe; Ursula Le Guin; Gracia Fay Ellwood; Ray Bradbury; Arthur Asa Berger; David James; Keith Roberts; Richard Corben; Michael Moorcock)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1977. 79 pp. Oversized. Light edge and corner wear with a chip from the upper right of the back cover; no interior markings. Front cover art by Frank Frazetta; back cover art by Bruce Jones; endpapers by Franklin Booth; Title Page by Frank Frazetta; Contents Page by Frank Frazetta. The Contents are:… Read more
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HOW TO CREATE ACTION FANTASY AND ADVENTURE COMICS

by Alvarez, Tom

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780891346616
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$19.95

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Cincinnati, Ohio: North Light Books, 1996. 143 pp. Glossy pictorial boards. Very lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. Cover art and interior illustrations by Tom Alvarez. The Contents are: Let's Chat; Supplies and Equipment; Human Anatomy; Heads Hands and Visual Expression; Clothing and Drapery; Perspective; Cpmposition; Dramatic Light and Shade; Lettering; Inking; Writing; Putting… Read more
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BUGS BUNNY - Fifty Years and Only One Grey Hare

by Adamson, Joe (preface by Friz Freleng and Chuck Jones)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780805018554
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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1991. 192 pp. Oversized softcover. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated throughout with black and white and colour photographs and artwork. The Contents are: Preface by Friz Freleng; Preface by Chuck Jones; Bugs; Birth o' Da Bugs; This Is Your Life,… Read more
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EERIE TALES OF CRIME AND HORROR

by Wood, Wally (edited by J. David Spurlock)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781934331606
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$49.95

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Miami, Florida: Vanguard Publishing, 2013. 207 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; illustrated endpapers; illustrated throughout with comic book stories. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings; as issued, no dustjacket. This contains the complete collection of non-EC, 1950s crime and horror comics by Wally Wood. Some of the highlights are: Captain Steve Savage; Dr Jekyll and… Read more
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KEN DANBY

by Duval, Paul

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780772010933
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Toronto: Clarke Irwin and Company, 1976. 192 pp. Signed by Ken Danby on the title page. Gold cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; gold endpapers; headband. Lightly rubbed at the corners of the dustjacket with some darkening around the edges; aside from the artist's signature, no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with Ken Danby's drawings, serigraphs,… Read more
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EMILY

by McNeil, Florence (re: Emily Carr)

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: Clarke Irwin and Company, 1975. 72 pp. Blue boards lettered in gilt on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with a short tear and associated creasing in the upper left of the front panel; no interior markings. Dj by Emily Carr. Poetry based on the life and works of artist, Emily… Read more
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LAST OF A BREED - Portraits of Working Cowboys

by Schreiber, Martin H. (introduction by Louis L'Amour)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553345285
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New York: Bantam Books, 1988. Unpaginated. Oversized softcover. Edge and corner wear with some rubbing on the covers and an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Foreword and black and white photography by Martin H. Schreiber; Introduction: Riding the Range by Louis L'Amour.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.
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SELECTED BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA - with - SELECTED QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICA

by Audubon, John James (introduction by Roger Tory Peterson)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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$89.95

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Montreal and Toronto: Optimum Publishing Company, 1978. (xv, vii) 287, 319 pp. Oversized hardcovers. Both volumes are bound in green leather and decorated in gilt on the front panels, rear panels and spines; gilt edged all round; silk endpapers; ribbon markers; they are presented in a dark green slipcase. Illustrated with colour plates. Slight rubbing on… Read more
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image of LOOKING FOR SNAILS ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON - Thirty-six Etchings and Three Stories

LOOKING FOR SNAILS ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON - Thirty-six Etchings and Three Stories

by Kurz, Rudolf

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780889842564
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Erin, Ontario: The Porcupine's Quill, 2004. 159 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Includes dropped-in promotional material from the publisher. Illustrated throughout with etchings by the author.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Rudolf;. 8vo.
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OFFICIAL ILLUSTRATIONS FROM THE ART GALLERY OF THE WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION

by Kurtz, Charles M. (editor)

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1893. 383 pp. White cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; red-edged all round. Illustrated with three hundred and thirty-six engravings. Some wear on the corners and on the spine; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper and some minor foxing on the endpapers, front and back; and page 33/34… Read more
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