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North Meets South: the touring exhibit

By: "Edelkoort, Li"

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 2004

Seller ID: 6-7M001

ISBN: 2858938733

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Catalog of exhibit which toured France and Sweden from 2004 through 2006. Full page color photos contrasting and comparing the contemporary and antique designs of various objects from Africa and Scandinavia with a single line header. Single page description of the theme of the exhibition in English, French and Swedish…Item labels in English. Striking examples of form following function. 5x7x.3"" (12.5x17.7x.8cm)." View more info

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Play With Your Pumpkins

By: "Elffers, Joost, Freymann, Saxton, Van, Johannes Damm"

Price: $5.50

Publisher: "Stewart, Tabori, & Chang":

Seller ID: 9781556708480

ISBN: 1556708483

Condition: very good


The pumpkin is more than an oversized vegetable or a jack-o'-lantern. Ancient cultures considered it a symbol of the whole world, a container of everything created. Play with Your Pumpkins is a treasury of pleasure and passion. The text is written by renowned Dutch food critic Johannes van Dam. The images are created by New York artist Saxton Freymann. Under the imaginative direction of Joost Elffers, the book offers readers a lively history of the pumpkin -- but more importantly twenty-two complete, succulent recipes for all occasions and from all over the world. They range from sweet to savo... View more info

Basic Drawing: New Ways to See and Draw

By: "Ellender, Ralph"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", c1964

Edition: (4th printing)

Seller ID: 13Y012

ISBN: 038504254X

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean interior, faintest age shading to exterior, square. Light signs of wear to covers - faint surface creases, sticker shadow on back a few tiny spots. ""trains the student to see with his 'mind's eye' as well as his 'camera's eye'….visualizing the whole shape as an 'envelope'. Next come the parts within the whole, step by step, as presented here in a visual-aid manner...applies to all kinds of subjects, no matter how complicated...a valuable section on the drawing of perspective..."" 127 pages with almost 500 illustrations (drawings and photographs). &... View more info

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Inspired Fair Isle Knits: 20 Creative Designs Inspired by the Elements

By: "Ellis, Fiona"

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Potter Craft:

Seller ID: 9780307346865

ISBN: 0307346862

Condition: very good


In her all-new collection of thoughtful, innovative knit designs, Fiona Ellis draws inspiration from the elements of nature, translating their beauty into 20 evocative projects that combine Fair Isle with other techniques. In this irresistible companion to her first book, " Inspired Cable Knits," Ellis once again borrows from traditional techniques to create an unprecedented collection of gorgeous, wearable garments. Using the basic technique of Fair Isle knitting (small geometric motifs worked with just two colors repeated in a row), she creates an earthy, modern, and timeless collection ... View more info

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Breit Quilts to Applique

By: "Engelbreit, Mary,Arts, Leisure"

Price: $2.50

Publisher: "Leisure Arts, Inc.":

Seller ID: 9781574864397

ISBN: 1574864394

Condition: GOOD


From the "Queen of Everything" comes the cutest quilting book ever Now Mary Engelbreit fans can transform entire rooms to reflect her colorful, quilted accessories for the home. Mary's whimsical artwork serves as the inspiration to decorate a sun porch, a sewing room, or a little girl's bedroom. Twenty-eight clever projects include a sewing room chair cover, sewing room organizer, covered lamp, and wall hangings, Not to be missed: "Princess of Quite-A-Lot" quilt and pillows--for the little princess in your world. View more info

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M.C. Escher: the Graphic Work - Introduced and explained by the Artist

By: "Escher, M.C."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Taschen:

Seller ID: 9783822858646

ISBN: 3822858641

Condition: GOOD


Renowned artist M.C. Escher is not a surrealist drawing us into his dream world, but an architect of perfectly impossible worlds who presents the structurally unthinkable as though it were a law of nature. Weird, beautiful, finely detailed illusions. View more info

Chagall

By: "Estienne, Charles"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", (no date)

Seller ID: 04T016

Condition: GOOD-


"Reading copy. Damaged and age soiled exterior. Tight, clean interior. A great quick reference for a student of Chagall's works. Introductory essay, List of Illustrations, Bibliography + 101 full page prints - 7.25x5"" (18.8x13cm) (96 in black and white, 5 in color). Text in English (translated from the French)." View more info

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"Duct Tape Bags: 40 Projects for Totes, Clutches, Messenger Bags, and Bowlers"

By: "Fabian Morgan, Richela"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Clarkson Potter:

Seller ID: 9780553448320

ISBN: 0553448323

Condition: GOOD


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Milan Cathedral: A Historical and Illustrated Guide

By: "Faccioli, Arturo"

Price: $36.95

Publisher: "Milan, Italy", 1954

Seller ID: 4-9P002

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, clean and square but has sunned spine and age tanning to page and cover edges. Beginning of sketch on back cover. 64 pages with 32 high-quality, full-page, black and white photos. Extensive descriptions of architectural details and interior appointments. 6-1/2x4-5/8"" (16.5x11.8cm)." View more info

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"Fashion Design Course: Principles, Practice, and Techniques: A Practical Guide for Aspiring Fashion Designers"

By: "Faerm, Steven"

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series:

Seller ID: 9780764144233

ISBN: 0764144235

Condition: GOOD


A widely-recognized fashion design teacher presents a series of step-by-step tutorials and exercises, and offers students extensive advice on how to prepare for a successful career in the glamorous fashion design industry. The book opens with an overview of the principles of fashion design, a survey of the industry's history and its key designers, and a description of today's markets and customers. The tutorials that follow instruct in designing sportswear, tailored garments for wear to business careers, denim/activewear, cocktail and evening wear, children's clothing, men's garments, and acce... View more info

African Tribal Sculptures I - The Niger Basin Tribes

By: "Fagg, William"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, 1966

Seller ID: 6-2M004

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, light age soil to exterior, clean interior except for slight foxing to first title page, square. Light scratches and creasing to covers. Detailed information on the art, and the tribes of the Niger Basin, which reaches from Mali and Guinea on the western end to Nigeria and Cameroon on the east (centerfold map) . 31 pages of text + 32 full page, black and white photos of art. 4.75x5.75"" (10.6x15cm)" View more info

Stricken 3: 165 Muster aus Bauern - und Burgerhausen

By: "Fanderl, Lisa (Paul Sessner, photos)"

Price: $61.95

Publisher: "Rosenheim, Germany", 1983

Seller ID: 3DX001

ISBN: 3475524023

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for tiny amount of wear to top of dust jacket spine. ""Knitting 3: 165 samples from farmers - and burgers homes"". 165 different stitch patterns with chart and photograph. Although the text is in German, the former owner has notated a laminated bookmark of the stitch coding with English knitting abbreviations. For the accomplished knitter who likes to play with unusual stitch patterns, this makes the charted version of each of the 165 samples perfectly readable. Text in German." View more info

Historia de la Pintura Espanola (Biblioteca Basica Libro RTV #100)

By: "Ferrari, Enrique Lafuente"

Price: $8.87

Publisher: "Estella, Spain", 1971

Seller ID: 4NP030

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Bright, tight, could be cleaner, square. Appears unread. Spanish artists. Color plates. Text in Spanish." View more info

Twentieth Century French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection

By: "Findley, Davis (Foreword), (Maud Dale, Intro.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", 1952

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-3H005

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright interior, age soiled exterior with sunned spine and edge. Faint curl. Owner's name on first free page. 69 pages of black and white prints of 20th Century French paintings, from Bonnard to Vuillard." View more info

Cronologia: Fragmentos de uma obra Sergio Fingerman (um volume)

By: "Fingermann, Sergio"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Sao Paulo, Brazil", 2001

Seller ID: 4-2Y001

Condition: FINE


"1 Volume . 81 pages - Text(1 page) in Portuguese, English & French; Exhibition list in language of country located; titles and medium of works in Portuguese - 73 color plates." View more info

Modern Australian Painting

By: "Finley, Donald"

Price: $22.46

Publisher: "London, UK", ©1963

Seller ID: 5DX035

Condition: VERY GOOD+/Good


"Tight, bright, clean, slight flair to covers. 16 full color prints - originally tipped-in but glue has dried and most are loose (all are there). DJ is intact but severely worn along top edge, age soiled and has some rippling. Overall commentary on Australian school of painting. Each color print is accompanied by a commentary and 2 additional b&w prints illustrative of the same genre." View more info

The Story of Ernest

By: "Finn, David"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Redding Ridge, CT",

Seller ID: 10H001

ISBN: 0933806655

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""cast as a personal memoir…serves as both an introduction to the far reaching theories of the émigré scholar, Dr. Ernest Zierer, and as an intimate testament to his personality an his profound influence on a young, aspiring artist...from the formal concerns of art history and painterly theory to the application of these ideas to the realm of art therapy..."" 112 pages including bibliography." View more info

Alphabet art: Thirteen ABCs from around the world

By: "Fisher, Leonard Everett"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Four Winds Press:

Seller ID: 9780590075206

ISBN: 0590075209

Condition: GOOD


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The Calligraphers' Dictionary

By: "Folsom, Rose"

Price: $12.45

Publisher: Thames & Hudson:

Seller ID: 9780500014899

ISBN: 0500014892

Condition: VERY GOOD+


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"Phylogenesis: Book One of The Founding of the Commonwealth (Founding of the Commonwealth, Bk 1)"

By: "Foster, Alan Dean"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Del Rey:

Seller ID: 9780345418616

ISBN: 0345418611

Condition: FINE


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