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AMERICAN GRAPHIC ARTS: Three Centuries of Illustrated Books, Prints & Drawings. Princeton: Princeton U Library, 1981. 8vo (9.25 x 6 in.). Softcover. Very good condition. xii,56 pages, 24 “plates”. Essays by Dale Roylance (21pp) and Nancy Finlay (9pp); checklist by Roylance of 176 items in the exhibition; and 12pp Cumulative Subject Index to the Princeton University Lib..
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AMERICAN VIEWS: Prospects and Vistas. By Gloria-Gilda Deak. Introduction by James Thomas Flexner (Growth of American Cities). New York: Viking Press and New York Public Library, (1978). 2nd Printing (stated). Oblong 4to (10 x 11.75 in.). Hardcover. Book about fine, dustjacket slightly rubbed, short tear to head of spine panel. 134 pages including index. 60 color prints and drawings sp..
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American Prints. Carl W. Drepperd. EARLY AMERICAN PRINTS. New York and London: Century Co., (1930). 8vo (8 x 5.5 in.). 232 pages including Bibliography and Index. Original blue cloth. Spine faded, very good condition, small initial on front free endpaper. First Edition (stated), with numerous plates on glossy stock. Subjects include Colonial and Revolutionary Periods, Golden Age of Am..
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Civil War. Kenneth W. Munden and Henry P. Beers. GUIDE TO FEDERAL ARCHIVES RELATING TO THE CIVIL WAR. Wash: National Archives and Records Service General Services Administration, 1962. 8vo. Gray cloth. Very good condition, no owner’s name. x, 721 pages including index.                     &..
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Martinez, Demetria. MOTHER TONGUE. Tempe, AZ: Bilingual Press, (1994). 8vo. Hardcover. 123 pages. Fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. Martinez won the 1994 Western States Book Award for Fiction. ISBN 0927534428.    ..
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American Engravings. A GUIDE TO ENGRAVINGS IN AMERICAN MAGAZINES 1741-1810. By Benjamin M. Lewis. New York: New York Public Library, 1959. 4to (9.75 x 7 in.). Softcover. Covers moderately soiled, separating along spine, few small chips. Interior very good. [iv],60 pages and 3 illustrations. 3 parts to the guide: (1) Alphabetical listing of magazines with engraver’s name if known..
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Mesoamerica. Mary Miller and Karl Taube. THE GODS AND SYMBOLS OF ANCIENT MEXICO AND THE MAYA: An Illustrated Dictionary of Mesoamerican Religion. First English Edition. (London): Thames and Hudson, (1993). 8vo. Cloth. Book in fine condition, owner’s name in pencil on front endpaper. Dustjacket lightly worn at edges, unclipped. 216 pages including bibliography. 260 illustrations.  &nb..
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American Prints. EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PRINTS IN COLONIAL AMERICA: To Educate and Decorate. Edited by Jean D. Dolmetsch. Williamsburg: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, (1980). 8vo (8.75 x 5.75 in.). 206 pages including Index. Original cloth. Fine in dust jacket. First Edition, Second Printing. Nine essays enhanced by 108 b&w illustrations. Subjects include: Views of Port Cities, Alm..
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Philippines. James A. Robertson. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS PRINTED AND MANUSCRIPT. Preceded by a Descriptive Account of the most important Archives and Collections containing Philippina. New York: Kraus Reprint Co., 1970. 8vo. Cloth. Fine condition, issued without dustjacket, no owner’s name. Facsimile reprint of the Arthur H. Clark 1908 edition. 437 pages including index.&nb..
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State Imprints. DAKOTA IMPRINTS 1858-1889. Edited by Albert H. Allen. New York: R.R. Bowker for the Bibliographical Society of America, 1947. First Edition Signed. 8vo. Original cloth, partly dampstained at fore-edge of front and rear boards (no internal stains), interior very good. xxi, 221 pages including index. Tipped to front pastedown, a 1- page Typed Letter Signed by the editor to Larry F..
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American Prints. Albert Reese. AMERICAN PRIZE PRINTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY. New York: American Artists Group, Inc., (1949). 4to (11.25 x 8.5 in.). xix, 257 pages. Original cloth. Lower corners bumped, else very good, no owner’s name or marks, small loss to margin at lower edge of page following title page. Dustjacket quite chipped and worn with some loss. 230 reproductions of impo..
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Percy. THE CORRESPONDENCE OF SHELBY FOOTE & WALKER PERCY. Edited by Jay Tolson. New York and London: The Center for Documentary Studies in associated with W.W. Norton & Company, (1997). First Edition, First Printing (number line has “1”). 8vo. 310 pages including index. Hardcover. Fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. 17 reproduced photographs. ISBN0393040..
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American Historical & Decorative Graphics. Peter C. Marzio. THE DEMOCRATIC ART: Chromolithography 1840-1900 Pictures for a 19th-Century America. Boston: David R. Godine, (1979). 4to (11 x 8.5 in.). FIRST EDITION. Original cloth. Fine condition in near fine, unclipped dustjacket. 357 pages including Index and extensive Bibliography. Illustrated in color and b&w. ISBN# 087923290..
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World War II. John Prados. COMBINED FLEET DECODED: The Secret History of American Intelligence and the Japanese Navy in World War II. New York: Random House, (1995). First Edition Signed. 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine but for small dent to lower edge of front cover and dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. 832 pages including bibliography and index. 15 maps and 16 pages of photographs on..
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Voyages. William Hovgaard. THE VOYAGES OF THE NORSEMEN TO AMERICA. New York: American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1914. 8vo. xxi,285 pages including Bibliography. Cloth lightly worn, owner’s name on front endpaper, few corners bumped, one upper page corner crease and partly torn, rear hinge partly cracked. Very good overall. First Edition, printed by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press. With 7..
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American Historical & Decorative Graphics. Wendy J. Shadwell. AMERICAN PRINTMAKING: The First 150 Years. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press for the Museum of Graphic Art, (1969). 4to (10 x 8/5 in.). 180 pages including Bibliography and Index of Engravers. Original cloth. Book near fine, no owner’s name. Dustjacket very good, two short tears, price clipped. First Print..
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MAGAZINES IN THE UNITED STATES. By James Playsted Wood. New York: Ronald Press Company, (1956). Second Edition. 8vo. Gray cloth, largely very good, no owner’s name, small sticker stain to front free endpaper, light dampstain to several fore-edge margins near end. Lacking all of dj except front flap. 390 pages, 20 illustrations. Dj flap – “describes the first beginnings of the ..
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American Views. THE RENOWNED COLLECTION OF NEW YORK VIEWS FORMED BY ROBERT GOELET NEW YORK. Auction catalogue, American Art Association Anderson Galleries Inc., Jan. 16, 1936. 4to (10 ½ x 7 ¼ in.). Printed wrappers. Very good overall, covers slightly frayed at edges that overlap the text. 54 pages, 151 entries, several illustrations.         ..
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Nixon, Richard. THE QUOTABLE RICHARD M. NIXON. Compiled and edited by Perry D. Hall and the Staff of Quote. FIRST EDITION (stated). Anderson, SC: Droke House, (1967). 12mo. 200 pages including index. Original cloth. Fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket slightly worn and chipped, very good, price intact. Distributed by Grosset and Dunlap.       &nb..
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American Historical & Decorative Graphics. John & Katherine Ebert. OLD AMERICAN PRINTS FOR COLLECTORS. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, (1974). 4to (10 x 7.5 in.). 277 pages including Index, Bibliography, and Selected List of Annotated Names. Original light green paper boards. Near fine condition, no owner’s name, dustjacket near fine, price-clipped. First Editio..
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