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English Cathedrals 2

By: "Harvey, John"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1950

Edition: "(1963, revised reprint)"

Seller ID: 5-7P013

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight, clean but age-tanned pages, light age soil to exterior, small corner bump. Creased and rubbed covers. UGLY copy - wonderful information. 188 indexed pages including map, an extensive analysis of the history and sequence of building illustrated with 32 high quality black and white photo plates, ""historical and descriptive Notes"" on each Cathedral with a full-page floor plan and facing page details. Great quick reference for any student of religious architecture. " View more info

Marc Hauser: Portraits of Friends and Acquaintances

By: "Hauser, Marc"

Price: $26.96

Publisher: "Chicago, IL", 1987

Seller ID: 58X007

ISBN: 094381018

Condition: VERY GOOD+/NEAR FINE


"""Finely reproduced, the photographic images in this bound edition offer a retrospect of Marc Hauser's work from 1970 to 1987."" 84 pages of photos on glossy tag stock. Spiral bound with exterior folder cover. The cover is age yellowed and somewhat soiled, corner creased and has rips on spine hinge ends. The interior is tight, bright and clean." View more info

Margaret Bourke-White Photographs 1904-1971

By: "Heath, Terrence (Introduction)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Toronto, ON", Jane Corkin Gallery: 1988

Seller ID: 85Y002

ISBN: 0969335008

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for small mark on front cover. Exhibition catalog. 31 black and white photographs (16 full page single-sided) with descriptive essay. 59 pages. (9.5x8.5x.25"")" View more info

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Design Literacy: Understanding Graphic Design

By: "Heller, Steven"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Allworth Press:

Seller ID: 9781880559765

ISBN: 1880559765

Condition: very good


The successful marriage of form and content in graphic design is examined through case histories that analyze key works of the 20th century. View more info

Minoan and Mycenaen Art (World of Art)

By: "Higgins, Reynolds"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson:

Seller ID: 9780500201848

ISBN: 0500201846

Condition: GOOD


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Greek Gold: Jewelry from the Age of Alexander

By: "Hoffman & Davidson (Axel Von Saldern, Ed.)"

Price: $28.95

Publisher: 1965

Seller ID: 04Y031

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. Light creasing to front cover and rubbed cover edges. Corner bump has left slight curl to front cover and first 11 pages. Owner's name. 2 small spots with surface removed. Exhibitions held at: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, November 22, 1965 - January 2, 1966; The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, January 20 - March 9, 1966; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, March 28 - May 1, 1966. 309 page, indexed, exhibition catalog, with photos, normal details and exceptionally detailed descriptions of the items in the exhibition. 9.5x7"" (24.1x18cm... View more info

Creative Pencil Drawing

By: "Hogarth, Paul"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: NY, Watson-Guptill: 1964

Seller ID: 13Y004

Condition: FINE/ Very Good-


"Book - As new. DJ is clipped, intact and clean but has small creases and tears to top edge. ""a comprehensive step-by-step treatment of the techniques and tools of the craft…describes all the major subjects: drawing outdoors; drawing architecture and the city; drawing portraits and personalities; drawing industry; and pictorial journalism..."" 160 indexed pages with over 100 illustrations. 10-1/4x7-7/8"" (26.5x20.5cm)." View more info

Form and Freedom: A dialogue on Northwest Coast Indian Art

By: "Holm, Bill & Reid, William"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: "Houston, TX", ©1975

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 9DY006

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint smudges on exterior. Covers are stiff, cream colored, textured paper. ""Published in conjunction with a North West Coast Indian art exhibition organized by the Institute for the Arts, Rice University, Houston, Texas…"" A discussion between two artists illustrated with photos of the items exhibited. Unpaginated. 9x8-3/8x5/8"" (22.9x21.3x1.5cm)" View more info

Neo-Classicism

By: "Honour, Hugh"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Baltimore, MD", 1968

Seller ID: 7-3T008

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, clean, unmarked pages with faintest age toning, ugly exterior with light age soil and thoroughly scuffed spine, square. Appears unread. 219 indexed pages including a detailed catalog of the 109 black and white illustrations. "" in such Neo-classical masterpieces the culminating phase of the Enlightenment found artistic expression...""" View more info

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100 Ghosts: A Gallery of Harmless Haunts

By: "Horner, Doogie"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Quirk Books:

Seller ID: 9781594746475

ISBN: 1594746478

Condition: very good


Cut two eyeholes into a bedsheet and BOO You've got yourself a classic Halloween icon. But what happens if you tie the bedsheet in knots? What happens when you set it on fire, hang it from a clothesline, or put a llama underneath it? 100 Ghosts is a brilliantly simple artistic exploration of an icon as familiar as a grinning jack-o-lantern or an arched black cat. It's a delightful gift for adults, kids, and anyone who enjoys spooky design. View more info

A Guide to the Louvre: Painting - Sculpture Decorative Art with 281 illustrations and 7 maps

By: "Hourticq, Louis"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: ©1923

Seller ID: 94P009

Condition: GOOD+


"Ugly but solid copy. Taped spine, chipped cover, age soil to exterior pages edges. Clean interior. Pocket size, 247 pages with maps, descriptions and black and white illustrations by Gallery. Text in English." View more info

Monographie de la La Cathedrale de Chartres

By: "Houvet, Etienne"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: France, 1975

Seller ID: 7NT021

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new, unread, except for tiny chip on top spine corner. 128 page guide to the Cathedral with map and many photos. Text is in French." View more info

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The Art Lover's Almanac : Serious Trivia for the Novice and the Connoisseur

By: "Hume, Helen D."

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Jossey-Bass:

Seller ID: 9780787967147

ISBN: 0787967149

Condition: GOOD


If you are an art lover-- novice or connoisseur-- "The Art Lover's Almanac" is your easy-to-use guide to the world of art history, famous paintings, art terminology, folk art, great museums, art collecting, and more. You'll want to keep the "Almanac" handy to browse in your spare moments, to use as a comprehensive reference book, to look up interesting facts, and to enhance your appreciation of the world of art. "The Art Lover's Almanac" is divided into eleven chapters that include lists of information, suggestions, little-known facts, definitions, illustrations, and quotations. ABOUT ... View more info

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25 Kites That Fly

By: "Hunt, Leslie L."

Price: $1.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486225500

ISBN: 048622550X

Condition: GOOD


Written by a kite maker for the U.S. Weather Bureau, this guide features detailed instructions for creating standard two-stick kites, six-point stars, figural kites, balloon kites, tetrahedral kites, box kites, and many other varieties. Complete descriptions of methods and materials include directions for making tails, reeling and stringing, and much more. 70 illustrations. View more info

The Dada / Surrealist Heritage

By: "Hunter, Sam (Ed.)"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Williamstown, MA", 1977

Seller ID: 8DY021

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean interior, smudges on cover, slight curl. Errata sheet. ""An Exhibition Prepared by the students in the Williams College - Clark Art Institute Graduate Program in the History of Art, May 3 - June 12, 1977"" Introduction and essays on art periods, catalog by period, 24 full-page, black and white illustrations, bibliography. 64 pages (8x9-7/8"", 20.4x25.1cm)." View more info

A Positive Life: Portraits of Women : Living With HIV

By: "Huston, River"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Running Pr:

Seller ID: 9780762402441

ISBN: 076240244X

Condition: GOOD


She could be your mother, your sister, your neighbor, your colleague. She's just like anyone you know, except she's living with HIV. The women portrayed in this profoundly moving volume of essays and photographs speak openly about their feelings and their hopes, while conveying what it is like to be, in the author's words, "a woman living with a disease that provokes anger, hatred and denial, yet somehow inspires in us equal measures of compassion, faith, and humanity". As Huston, who is HIV positive herself, has written, "like many of the women in this book, I have frequently been misquoted, ... View more info

A History of Pornography

By: "HYDE, H. Montgomery. "

Price: $9.72

Publisher: NY, 1966

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 48P171

Condition: NEAR FINE


"""A fascinating look at the changing fashions in erotic literature...filled with lively excerpts of erotica, accounts of skirmishes with censors, and stories of legal battles."" Small chip bottom rear cover. Bump on bottom front cover. " View more info

Simply American: Painted Furniture Patterns to Pull Out and Trace

By: "Innes, Jocasta"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Three Rivers Press:

Seller ID: 9780517587102

ISBN: 0517587106

Condition: GOOD


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Simply Mexican: Painted Furniture Patterns To Pull Out and Trace

By: "Innes, Jocasta,Walton, Stewart"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Harmony Books:

Seller ID: 9780517587072

ISBN: 0517587076

Condition: GOOD


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Cass Gilbert Architect: Modern Traditionalist (Sources of American Architecture)

By: "Irish, Sharon"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NY, 1999

Seller ID: 5-0Y008

ISBN: 1885254903

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest agewear to exterior page edges. 194 indexed, illustrated pages. 8.25x10.75x.8"" Gilbert's buildings range from homes and the state capitol in Minnesota, to the Woolworth Building and Customs House in New York, the Railroad station in New Haven, Connecticut, and the US Supreme Court building.N9" View more info