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Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1974., 4to. 28cm, 80p., Limited Edition of 100 numbered and signed copies, this being #78, this edition contains an original stone lithograph printed laid in, this suite numbered 15/50, title and signed by Angell, 1975, in pencil, in a folder, numbered and signed by Angell, with over 70 duotone drawings, (plates and illustrations), in quarter black cloth backed dark brown linen boards, gilt titles and decorations on the spine in slipcase, some slight transfer or spotting on the front free fly & the frontis plate, (a production fault) in fine as new condition (gar). ~ A collection of owl drawings, with narratives, by American naturalist-artist, Tony Angell. With the exception of the barn owl, which is of the Family Tytonidae, all the owls in the book are from the family Strigidae. The extra print, an original stone lithograph, is of the Pygmy Owl. The text drawings were reproduced by offset lithography, duotone process. Note, the other limited print was titled "Flammulated Owl".
$500.00 Book Number: 38239 Order / Enquire
THE ART- JOURNAL. 1863. New Series, Volume II.
London. James Virtue. ., folio. 32.5cm, 256p., many steel engraved plates and text illustrations - FINE BINDING: - in full contemporary crimson morocco, gilt decorated raised bands, gilt border and centre decorations in the panels, gilt titles, elaborate gilt border decorations on the boards, gilt inner dentelles, beveled boards, marbled endpapers, a.e.g., some slight wear at the corner but a fine attractive binding (cgc)
$524.99 Book Number: 12304 Order / Enquire
Canadian Book of Printing. How printing came to Canada and the story of the graphic arts, told in many pictures. The 500th Anniversary Committee commemorating the Invention of the Art of Printing from Movable Types.
Toronto. Toronto Public Libraries. 1940., 23cm, xiv,131p. numerous illustrations and facsimiles, green cloth, very good, internally fine (B9)
$15.75 Book Number: 13205 Order / Enquire
Partners in Growth.
Privately Printed. 1955., 22cm, 150p., colour frontispiece, numerous illustrations, appendices, original red cloth with gilt titles, a very good copy (ds11b)
$7.00 Book Number: 16454 Order / Enquire
Images of Bernard Watkins.
Np. Privately printed. Nd., 29cm, 142p., illustrations, original grey cloth, a fine copy in a very goodjacket (S18)
$15.75 Book Number: 18582 Order / Enquire
Report From The Minister Of Public Works To Parliament On Commemorative Statutes To Canadian Prime Ministers And Commemoratives To Other Eminent Canadians.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Np. Np. Nd. ., 28cm, no pagination, text in english and french, spiral bounds, wraps, fine (cnds)
$12.50 Book Number: 26784 Order / Enquire
In the Shadow of the Sun. Perspectives on Contemporary Native Art. Edited by the Canadian Museum of Civilization. Canadian Ethnology Service. Mercury Series Paper 124.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Hull. Canadian Museum of Civlization. 1988., 24cm, 538p., illustrations, notes, very good copy (ds7)
$17.50 Book Number: 29850 Order / Enquire
A Miscellany of Wine. Presented with theCompliments of Berry Brothers & Co Wine Merchants, who were establishedin the Seventeenth Century, at 3 St. James's St., London S.W. 1. Byspecial Appointment to H.M. King George V. & to H.R. H. The Prince ofWales.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Constable and Company Ltd. Nd., 19cm, 104p., redcloth with gilt titles on spine, spine faded, foxing, very good copy.(sc)
$30.00 Book Number: 33071 Order / Enquire
The Year Book of Canadian Art 1913. Compiled by theArts and Letters Club of Toronto. Literature, Architecture, Music,Painting, Sculpture.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London and Toronto. J.M. Dent & Sons. Nd., 22cm,x,291p., with plates and illustrations, index, fine linen over giltsamped brown paper boards, a bit faded, otherwise a fine copy in verygood jacket. (agc)
$25.00 Book Number: 36267 Order / Enquire
The Hall Marks on Gold & Silver Articles.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. J.M. Dent, 1925. 23.5cm, x,126p., charts of hall marks, date letters and guarantee marks, red decorated cloth, spine titles faded else a fine copy (agc) "An explanation of the Hall Marks placed upon Gold and Silver Articles, to guarantee the Standard, and struck by Authority of Act of Parliament, by the various Companies of Goldsmiths and Guardians of the Standard of Wrought Plate, in England, Scotland and Ireland, with representations of the Hall Marks as impressed, together with notes on the guarantee marks of several Foreign Countries."
$28.00 Book Number: 5539 Order / Enquire
Life of Patrick Hamilton, Abbot of Ferme, the First Scottish Martyr; with Discussions on the Ecclesiastical and Literary State of Scotland before the Reformation.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Edinburgh. Published by John Lothian. 1828., 16mo, 15cm, x,276p., appendix, printed paper over boards, front board detached, paper over spine cap mainly chipped off, title repeated in frame border on the upper cover, ads on the rear, good to very good (scds). - A convert to Lutheranism, Patrick Hamilton (1503-28) was charged with heresy and burned at the stake in Scotland. His martyrdom is noted as a major factor in extending the Reformation in Scotland. An appendix is a biography of James Beaton (1517-1603), archbishop of St. Andrew's, responsible for the burning of Hamilton and other heretics.
$200.00 Book Number: 22156 Order / Enquire
Canadian Art in Brazil. Press Review. Art CanadienAu Bresil. Revue de la Presse.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Rio de Janeiro & Sao Paulo. np.[1944-45]., 19cm, 323,p. frontis illustrations on the verso of theupper printed wrap which is bound in, 2 rear plates, bound in horizontalhalf red and blue calf, (symbolic design), crafted marbled endpapers,very good. (art) Not in Lerner & Williamson. "The first exhibition ofCanadian art held in Latin America." Foreword.
$125.00 Book Number: 31693 Order / Enquire
Biographies of Twelve Chinese Great Scholars.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: No Publisher, No Place. c.[1920?]., 8vo. 21cm, 18p. in accordion style, containing 10 water colour paintings laid in silk with opposite text in Chinese & English, bound in wooden one/eight wood boards, with logo in Chinese on front, boards warped else fine condition (Ho2.1). ~ Vivid portrays in water colours of Tigar Head Koo, Han Wen-Kung, Yen Chung-Chieh, Li Tai-Pai, Pai Wen Kung, Chu Wen-Kung, Su Wen-Chung, Li Chung-Ting, and Yang Kwei-Shan. A nice example of Chinese wood bindings.
$100.00 Book Number: 38261 Order / Enquire
A Book of Famous and Beautiful Chinese Ladies from all Antiquity.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: N.p. c.?., 8vo. 21x 15cm, 20 accordion style pages, with 10 watercolor paintings on silk & edged with silk ribbon, biographies, text in Chinese and English, in the original wooden bindings with logo in Chinese on front, boards slightly cupped, else near fine condition (Ho1.1). ~ A beautiful series of watercolours depicting women associated with various Chinese courts, most appearing to be concubines. A nice example of Chinese wood bindings.
$100.00 Book Number: 38344 Order / Enquire
Activites Archeologiques 1976. Dossier 31.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Quebec. Ministeres des Affaires Culturelles. 1977., 4to. 27cm, 228p., figures, folding plans & maps, printed wraps, fine (ds7)
$24.50 Book Number: 9138 Order / Enquire