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The Marine Art of J. Franklin Wright.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. National Maritime Arts Inc. 1990., Oblong. 21.5x28cm, 176p.,over 70 colour plates, fine blue linen, gilt titles and decorations, afine bright copy in fine jacket. (agc) Includes paintings of theChesapeake and Shannon through the destroyers of World War Two.
$50.00 Book Number: 36186 Order / Enquire
WUENSCHE, Andrew & Mike Lesser
The Global Dynamics of Cellular Automata. An Atlas of Basin of Attraction Fields of One-Dimensional Cellular Automata. Reference Volume I. (Santa Fe Institute Studies in the Sciences of Complexity).
Reading, Massachusetts. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. 1992., 4to. 28cm, xvii,250p., numerous figures, 7 colour plates, appendices, references, index, half red cloth, gilt spine titles, diskette included, fine in fine jacket (sgc) The authors introduce a new global perspective for the study of discrete dynamical systems that will appeal to students and researchers interested in cellular automata theory, complex systems, dynamical systems, computational theory, artificial life, neural networks, and aspects of genetics. The included diskette includes programs for drawing basin of attraction fields and space-time patterns.
$87.50 Book Number: 15058 Order / Enquire
WYATT, M. Digby
What Illuminating Should Be, and How it Maybe Practised. A Technical Manual. With Illustrations by W. R. Tymms.Condensed from The Art of Illuminating, by the same author andillustrator. Bound With: LAURENT DE LARA, D. Elementary Instructionin The Art of Illuminating and Missal Painting on Vellum, A Guide toModern Illuminators. With Illustrations in Outline as Copies for theStudent. Seventh Edition, With considerable Enlargements and Additions.- Bound With: LAING, J. J. A Companion to Manual of Illustration.containing Borders, Capitals, Texts, and Detail Finishings, &c.
London.Day and Day & Winsor & Newton. . (c.1890)., 12mo. 17.5cm., 66p., 12plates, of which 4 are outlines of a corresponding plate for colouring,& 6p., plus 28 plates, p., & 87p., with 8 plates, 3 volume in One,bound in contemporary dark blue pebble cloth, gilt titles, a very goodcopy, rare (ds6)
$200.00 Book Number: 12399 Order / Enquire
WYLER, Seymour B.
The Book of Old Silver. English, American, Foreign. With all available Hall
New York. Crown Publishing Inc. 1978., sm 4to. 25.5cm, 34th printing, 401p., many illustrations and an extensive lists of hallmarks, general index, quarter blue linen backed boards, spine titles stamped in silver, a fine copy in fine jacket (agc).
$15.75 Book Number: 18742 Order / Enquire
Atlas of Landscapes and Settlements of Eastern Canada. / Atlas Des Paysages et De L'Habitat Du Canada De L'Est. St, George Williams University, Dept of Geography.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal Sir George Williams University Bookstore. 1972., oblong (atlas) folio, 28x 33.5cm, 210p., with 610 cartographical illustrations, biblio., stiff printed card wraps, screw post bound, signed presentation copy, near fine (Atds).
$75.00 Book Number: 30315 Order / Enquire
ZAIDI, A. Moin (Ed.)
The Annual Register of Indian Political Parties Proceedings and Fundamentals Texts 1973-74.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New Delhi. Michiko & Panjathan. 1974., 22cm, 824p., index, small bookplate on front endpaper, original red cloth with gilt spine titles, a very good copy (S10.3)
$17.50 Book Number: 20211 Order / Enquire
ZAIDI, A. Moin (Ed.)
The Annual Register of Indian Political Parties Proceedings and Fundamentals Texts Volume I 1972-73.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New Delhi. Orientalia (India). 1973., 22cm, 768p., index, small note stapled to the front free endpaper, originalred cloth with gilt spine titles, a very good copy in a good jacket (S10.3)
$17.50 Book Number: 20212 Order / Enquire
ZDERCIUC, Boris, et al.
Folk Art in Rumania.
Bucharest. Medidiane Publishing House. 1964., 25.5cm, 176p., copiously illustrated including numerous illustrations in colour, olive green woven linen grain cloth, fine in good illustrated box (agc) A primarily illustrated study that includes architecture, wood carvings, fabrics, embroideries, pottery, and folk costumes. An attractive book.
$15.75 Book Number: 11929 Order / Enquire
[ACKERMANN]. George Cattermole, J. Turner et al.
The Royal Cabinet of Art. Fifty-five Beautiful Engravings on Steel from the Works of the Most Esteemed Painters. (4th series of Heath's British Galler y).
London. Published by Ackermann and Company. Nd. c.., 8vo, 23cm, 72p., steel engraved frontis, half-title vignette and 53 plates, in contemporary quarter blue black morocco and blue marbled boards, gilt s pine titles, some wear at the edges, internal private library stamps, very good to fine, rare A vivid collection of engravings by significant early ni neteenth century artists. Significant scenes include: - Rocks of Etretat - Bingen, Hesse, Darmstadt - Rheinstein -Eu - Chateau of Dieppe - Milan Cat hedral - Duomo D'Ossola - Inspruck -Near Feldkirch (Stanfield) - The Exchan ge, and Part of the Fortress, from the Neva, St. Petersburg - The Kazan Church and Bridge, St. Petersburg - The Raft - The Kremlin (Vickers) - Sain t Germain-en-Laye (Turner)- Gleandearg - Linlithgow Palace - Crichtoun Cast le (Cattermole).
$279.99 Book Number: 19665 Order / Enquire
People in the Cities. The Report of a Task Force of the Australian Institute of Urban Studies. (AIUS Publication No. 53).
Canberra City, Australia. Australian Institute of Studies. 1975., 4to. 30cm, iii,75p., chapter notes, appendices, printed wraps, fine (ds11). - The Task Force approached five problems faced in cities in Australia: governance, social quality, inequality, shelter and mobility. An interesting study in urban planning.
$17.50 Book Number: 15977 Order / Enquire
Bartlett's Canada. A pre-Confederation Journey. Introduction by Henry C. Campbell, Texts by Janice Tyrwhitt.
Toronto. M&S. 1968., sm. folio. 32cm, 191p. with all the Canadian Bartlett engravings (inc. 25 in colour), a fine copy in very good jacket complete jacket (S18) All the Canadian work is here, including some not previously published. The twenty-five double-page hand-coloured plates from the John Ross Robertson collection of the Toronto Public Library are published for the first time ever.
$15.75 Book Number: 16173 Order / Enquire
[BARTLETT, W.H.]. by William Beattie
The Castles and Abbeys of England, from the National Records, Early Chronicles, and Other Standard Authors. Second Series.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London and New York. George Virtue. ., 4to. 27cm, viii,362p., with 27 steel-engraved plates and numerous text woodcut illustrations, in contemporary full black calf, gilt and blind ruled raised bands, crimson leather label gilt, blind ruled borders on the boards, two small slight damp stains on the top edge of the plates and somewhat less than usual amount of foxing, a very good attractively bound sound copy (tgc). - Text by Scottish physician, William Beattie (1793-1875) and beautifully illustrated by William H. Bartlett. Dr. Beattie and Bartlett were friends and fellow travelers and collaborated on a number of travel books. First published in 1845.
$274.99 Book Number: 24481 Order / Enquire
[BELLOC] MORTON, J.B.
Hilaire Belloc. A Memoir.
London. Hollis & Carter., 1955. 21.5cm, first edition, x,181p., frontis portrait, gilt titles, red cloth, fine
$8.75 Book Number: 165 Order / Enquire
Cercle de la Librairie. Premire Exposition.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Paris. Cercle de la Librairie, Juin 1880., 8vo, 112p., mainly ads demonstrating the typographic arts, on various colour stock, each carefully and elaborately arranged and decorated, including a Histoire de la Typographie Francaise par Les Livres, beginning in 1486, bound in the original tan grey fine grain cloth, elaborately blind, black and colour stamped and decorated, bevelled boards, untrimmed, some foxing, bidding slight dust worn but a fine copy of a beautifully printed book (agc). Exemples des produits de l'art typographique de France. Histoire de la typographie franaise pas les livres depuis l'origine jusqu'a la fin du 18e sicle. Partie moderne (avec liste des exposants). Toile brune. Dos et plats dors et dcors de motifs floraux. Plusieurs types de papier. Cachet du librairie; ex-libris numro 2885. Reliure dfrachie.
$274.99 Book Number: 23359 Order / Enquire
[BONHEUR, Rosa]. Edited by Theodore Stanton
Reminiscences of Rosa Bonheur.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Andrew Melrose. 1910., thick8vo, 22cm, the first edition, xviii,413p., with 24 black & white plates, 15 text drawings, genealogical chart, index of letters, general index, original crimson cloth, gilt titles on spine & front, gilt oval vignette illustration on the upper cover, t.e.g., expertly restored, new end papers, a very good to fine copy of the rare first edition. (Sgc). - A biography and letters of the nineteenth century French artist noted for her animal paintings. The book contains many of her works, with notes, including her famed "Ploughing with Oxen" (1849) and "Horse Fair" (1858) . A difficult book to find in this condition.
$249.99 Book Number: 22719 Order / Enquire