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GLENNER, Richard A. and Audrey B. Davis, Stanley B Burns
The American Dentist. A Pictorial History with a Presentation of Early Dental Photography in America.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Missoulas, Montana. Pictorial Histories Publishing Co. 1990., 28cm, viii,194p., with hundreds of illustrations from photographs, coated boards, a fine copy in very good to fine jacket (s14)
$60.00 Book Number: 30704 Order / Enquire
Rocky Mountains of Canada. Hand Colored Edition. A Series of 20 Specially Selected Views Printed in Real Photogravure.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Vancouver. The Gowen Sutton Co. Ltd. Nd. (191?/192?),, oblong, 16x23cm, no pagination, with 20 hand colored plates, (being 19 colour illustrations on 14 plates, with one illus laid down on the upper cover), red string bound stiff brown card wraps with raised red title lettering and outlined in black, with small plate laid down in blind framed borders, a very good to fine copy, rare. (N12) Frank Gowen, (1878-1946). Post-card Photographer. Born in the UK. He was active in Brandon, Man & Van-couver, 1914-1919. There is a business address for him at 1465 Broadway (1914-1916) & 719 W. Georgia St. (1917). He worked in Brandon, Manitoba, in 1907. By 1916 he was in partnership as Gowen & Stevens. He incorporated under the name Frank Gowen Co. Ltd. Gowen subsequently incorporated under the name Gowen Sutton Co. Ltd. Postcard historians, Fred Thirkell & Bob Scullion's. Frank Gowen's Vancouver (2001) examines Gowen's out-put as a post-card photographer.
|$249.99||Book Number: 30191||Order / Enquire|
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Vienna. Wiener Verlag. 1947., 4to, 27.6cm, xxi,40p., with 96 photographic plates, red paper over boards, gilt titles on front, near fine copy in chipped illustrated good jacket. (ds5.9). - A photographic study of the Baroque palaces of Vienna.
$17.50 Book Number: 22150 Order / Enquire
HANDLEMAN, Philip, & Others.
Supershow. The Best in Air Racing and Display.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Osprey Publishing Limited. 1990., 4to. 29.5cm, 240p., primarily illustrated with hundreds of colour photographs, blue cloth, silver spine titles, fine in fine jacket (s15).
$25.00 Book Number: 23460 Order / Enquire
HAWKINS, Clifford W.
Argosy of Sail. A Photographic History of Sail.
Auckland, New Zealand. William Collins Publishers Ltd. 1980., 4to. 28cm, 184p., over 200 sepia photographs, index, white illustrated cloth, fine in fine jacket (s15.1) A fascinating collection of photographs of sailing ships and sailors. Taken world-wide by the author over a forty-five year period.
$52.50 Book Number: 10681 Order / Enquire
HOLME, Bryan & Thomas Forman, (editors)
Poet's Camera. Selectionof Photographs by Bryan Holme. Selection of Poetry by Thomas Forman.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: NewYork & London. American Studio Books. 1946., sm4to. 25cm, 72p., with 72black & white photographs, indexes of photographers & poets, white cloth,gilt titles & decoration on front, cover a slightly spotted and bit dustworn, else a very good copy (art). ~ Over 50 photographers arerepresented and include Ansel Adams, Cecil Beaton, H.P. Horst (VogueStudios), and Elliot Porter. Poets include Benet, Keats Frost, Khayyam,Milton, Sandburg, Whitman, Yeats.
$30.00 Book Number: 33720 Order / Enquire
Genius Loci Geoffrey James.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography. 1986., Oblong Folio. 20x 40cm, 70p., being 21 photographic plates, black cloth, text in English & French, fine Beautiful black & white photographs of pleasure gardens in France and Italy. Exquisite photography by Welsh artist, Geoffrey James, Head of the Visual Arts, Film, & Video section of the Canada Council 1975-82 and sometime Professor at the University of Ottawa.
$50.00 Book Number: 35980 Order / Enquire
Pioneer Churches. Photographs by John de Visser.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. McClelland and Stewart., 1976. 4to. 31cm, 192p., 18 illustrations, 62 colour plates, 146 monochrome photographs, bibliography, index, blue cloth, a fine copy in fine jacket (s15.9)
$21.00 Book Number: 5075 Order / Enquire
KARPEL, Bernard, (editor)
Arts in America. A Bibliography. InFour Volumes.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press. 1979., 4to. 30cm, in 4 volumes, various paginations, index, dark blue cloth,gilt titles on front & spine, a very good fine sound set (ref). ~ Amassive bibliography of almost 25,000 entries representing thebibliographic, classifying, and annotative work of more than twentycompilers. Vol. I: Art of the Native Americans, architecture, decorativearts, design, sculpture, art of the West. Vol.2: Painting and graphicarts. Vol. 3: Photography, film, theater, dance, music, serials andperiodicals. Vol. 4: Index.
$200.00 Book Number: 33818 Order / Enquire
Yousuf Karsh. Visages Contemporians. Men Who Make Our World. An exhibition of photographs at The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, . 1968.
Montreal. The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. ., folio. 33x 27cm, p. Of text, 11 photographic portrait plates (including wraps), fine (ds25). Portraits include Glen Gould, Hemingway, Chagall, Gia cometti, Keller, Riopelle.
$14.00 Book Number: 18825 Order / Enquire
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto, London, Buffalo.Univerity of Toronto Press. 1978., Sm. Folio. 30.5x 24cm, reprint, 203p.,with 79 portrait plates, silver cloth, introduction printed on greystock, previous owner's signature, a fine copy in fine jacket. (agc) Includes portraits of Margaret Atwood, Marius Barbeau, Pierre Berton,Billy Bishop, John G. Diefenbaker, Glenn Gould, Vincent Massey, PierreTrudeau, and many others.
$25.00 Book Number: 34041 Order / Enquire
Karsh: American Legends. Photographs andCommentary by.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1992., 30.5cm, firstedition, 156p., 44 colour plates, 44 duotone plates, blue cloth, signedby Karsh, a fine copy in fine jacket. (agc) Includes portraits of WalterKronkite, Henry Kissinger, Ray Bradbury, Dizzie Gillespie, Arthur Miller,John Updike, Kurt Vonnegut, and Gordie Howe.
|$125.00||Book Number: 34554||Order / Enquire|
Karsh. A Fifty-Year Retrospective.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. University of Toronto Press. 1984., 4to. 28.5x 26.5cm, third printing,191p., with 176 duotones & 12 colour plate illustrations, fine grain redlinen, spine and cover titles stamped in silver, signed by Karsh, a finecopy in similar fine bright copy. (agc)
|$100.00||Book Number: 34555||Order / Enquire|
Faces of our Time.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto and Buffalo.University of Toronto Press. 1972., 30.5cm, reprinted, 202p., with 48sheet-fed gravure plates, blue linen with gilt titles, jacket has closedtear, a fine copy in good jacket. (agc)
$50.00 Book Number: 34949 Order / Enquire
Wild Life Across the World. Illustrated by the Author. Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Toronto & New York. Hodder and Stoughton. Nd. ., 25cm, first edition. xxvii,286p. with 105 plates & illustra- tions from photographs, in the original blue/green cloth, with gilt titles on the spine and upper cover and gilt medallion decorated in relief on the upper cover, borders ruled in white, a fine copy Woods p415. "An interesting account of photographing wild life in India, Africa and America" Including a chapter "After Bear and Moose in Canada". (tgc)
|$150.00||Book Number: 2635||Order / Enquire|