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Boutiques 1929 Book, Paris
Located in New York, NY
Portfolio of Art Deco and early modernist Paris shops and boutiques, showing both interiors and exteriors, edited by Roger Poulain and published by Vincent Freal et Cie (Paris) in 19...
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French Art Deco Vintage 20th Century Books

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J.W. Von Goethe, Works
Located in New York, NY
14 Volumes Edited by Nathan Dole, translated by John Oxenford. “Connaisseur Edition” limited to 150 copies, this is #34. Bound in full Green Morocco with red leather and silk D...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

Edgar Allan Poe, the Complete Works
Located in New York, NY
10 Volumes With a critical introduction by Charles Richardson. "Morella Edition” Printed on Whitman handmade Paper and is limited to 20 signed and Lettered sets, of which this is ...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

William Thackeray, Complete Works
Located in New York, NY
17 Volumes Edited with an introduction by George Saintsbury with 64 illustrations. Bound in full tree calf levant, marbled edges, raised bands, Ornate floral gilt on spines. ...
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20th Century Books

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Leather

Randolph S. Churchill and Gilbert Martin, Winston S. Churchill
Located in New York, NY
8 Volumes Bound in 3/4 Burgundy Morocco, top edges gilt, raised bands, gilt panels cloth boards, illustrated with photographs throughout. Published: London William Heinemann,...
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20th Century Books

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Jane Austen, The Novels “The Winchester Edition”
Located in New York, NY
12 Volumes Bound in full tan polished Calf by Zaehnsdorf, top edges gilt, raised bands, ornate gilt on spines, Frontispieces. Published: Edinburgh: John Grant 1911. Beautif...
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Vintage 20th Century Books

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Leather

Flowers under foot Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era Decorative Book
Located in Wilton Manors, FL
Flowers Underfoot celebrates the elegant pile-woven carpets of the Mughal era, among the most beautifully crafted of Asian carpets. This lavishly illustrated volume also surveys the ...
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North American Anglo Raj 20th Century Books

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Paper

Traditional Indian Textiles Paperback Decorative Book
Located in Wilton Manors, FL
Traces the history of Indian textile production, describes weaving, painting, printing, and tie-dye techniques, and surveys textile production and decoration in the various regions. ...
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North American Anglo-Indian 20th Century Books

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Paper Swatch Sample Books and Case, circa 1940
Located in San Francisco, CA
About A collection of seven paper swatch sample books in metal case with the paper company's name. Creator unknown. Date of manufacture circa 1940-1950. Materials and techniq...
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American Industrial 20th Century Books

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Metal

The Stories Behind 50 Years of Great Recordings Hardcover Table Book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Got vinyl? No record collection is complete without Albums, a definitive look at over 300 of the most important albums of the past 50 years--the best sellers as well as the critic's ...
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American American Classical 20th Century Books

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MACKINTOSH TO MOLLINO, Fifty Years of Chair Design, '2 Books'
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
This is a privately published catalogue which shows each of the 65 pieces exhibited at The Barry Friedman Gallery in New York in 1984, which featured this comprehensive exhibition of...
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20th Century Books

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Claes Oldenburg by Barbara Rose, First Edition Museum of Modern Art
Located in valatie, NY
Claes Oldenburg by Barbara Rose. Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1970. First edition softcover with 221 pages. B&W and color illustrations. Original flexible plastic cover, an unusua...
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American Vintage 20th Century Books

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Plastic, Paper

French Book, Atlas Universel Quillet, 1925
Located in Austin, TX
An Atlas book with an embossed dark green leather cover and spine published in 1925 by Librairie Aristide Quillet, Paris. The book contains physical, economical and political colored...
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French Vintage 20th Century Books

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Leather, Paper

Splash, A history of Swimwear, 1st Edition, 1990
Located in London, GB
Splash; A history of Swimwear A history of Swimwear Published by Rizzoli International Inc., New York, 1990. First Edition. Hardback in pictorial gatefold dust jacket. Publ...
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American Post-Modern 20th Century Books

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Japan, the Place and the People by G.W. Browne, '1904'
Located in Langweer, NL
'Japan, The Place and the People' by G.W. Browne. Illustrated with over 300 colored plates and half-tones. 438p., col. map, num. (col.) plates and ills., orig. gilt cl., sm. 4to. Par...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

Sotheby's The Estate of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Book Catalog
Located in New York, NY
Sotheby's The Estate of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis book catalog. New York: Sotheby's, 1996. First edition soft cover in original shrink wrap, 584 pages. A catalogue of the Sotheby's ...
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American 20th Century Books

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Paper

Sotheby's "The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction" Book Catalogs
Located in New York, NY
Sotheby's "The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction" book catalogs. Sotheby's catalogues from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Auction from September 11-19, 1997. New York: Sotheby's, ...
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American 20th Century Books

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Paper

Fire Island Pines Tom Bianchi
Located in London, GB
Fire Island Pines by Tom Bianchi Published by Damiani, Bologna, Italy, 2013. Hardback in dust jacket. First edition. "In 1970, fresh out of law school, Bianchi began trave...
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American 20th Century Books

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Paper

Issey Miyake, Making Things
Located in London, GB
Issey Miyake Making Things Published by Scalo/Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Zurich/Berlin/New York, 1999. (Exhibition held in Paris between 13 October 1998 and...
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French 20th Century Books

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Paper

Avedon, Photographs, 1947-1977 First Edition Hard Cover
Located in New York, NY
Avedon, Photographs 1947-1977 first edition hard cover. Over-size hardback book with clear dust jacket titled AVEDON: Photographs 1947-1977. With an essay by Harold Brodkey, United S...
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American Vintage 20th Century Books

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Paper

Picasso and the Age of Iron, 1993
Located in London, GB
Picasso and the Age of Iron By doré Ashton, Carmen Gimenez & Francisco Calvo Serraller Published by the Guggenheim Museum, New York, 1993. A pivotal chapter in the annals of mode...
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20th Century Books

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Moments, Roxanne Lowit Photographs, 1992
Located in London, GB
Moments, Roxanne Lowit Photographs By Roxanne Lowit Editions Assouline, Paris 1992. First English language edition. A record of the celebrity photographs of Roxanne Lowit includin...
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French 20th Century Books

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Paper

Klint & Kjaerholm 'Book'
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
An exhibition catalogue from 2010 which explores the close parallels between two of Denmark's greatest designers of the 20th century who worked a generation apart. Klint worked in th...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

Franco Albini, Minimum Design 'Book'
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
Albini obtained a degree in Architecture in 1929 and then began his professional career working for Gio Ponti, opening his own practice shortly thereafter. His modern furniture desig...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

THE REPUBLIC OF FRITZ HANSEN - CATALOGUE 'Book'
Located in North Yorkshire, GB
A Catalogue of furniture, lighting and accessories with sections on designers, profiles and materials - with designs dating from 1944-2009. 195 pages with illustrations throughout in...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

Visages de la danse indienne, Introduction par Tara Michaël, Faces on Hindu Danc
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Visages de la danse indienne. Introduction par Tara Michaël. Mazeran, Alain: Theater, music and dance constituted in ancient India the different aspects of a unique tradition, that...
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French Agra 20th Century Books

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French Book Atlas Universel Quillet, 1923
Located in Austin, TX
An Atlas book with black embossed leather cover and brown leather spine published in 1923 by Librairie Aristide Quillet, Paris. The book contains physical, economical and political c...
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French Vintage 20th Century Books

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Leather, Paper

Vintage Tom Wesselmann Avant-Garde ‘Magazine’, 1968
Located in New York, NY
Vintage 1968 issue of Avant-Garde magazine with a superb, highly frame able cover illustration by American pop art icon, Tom Wesselmann. Celebrated within this issue is the artists w...
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Post-Modern Vintage 20th Century Books

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Paper

Stars on the Set Stolen Moments Hardcover Table Book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Stars on the Set Stolen Moments. by Marc Brincourt and Guillaume Clavières. New York: Filipacchi Publishing, 2002. First Edition. Folio. Boards. 247pp America's favorite pastime...
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American American Classical 20th Century Books

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Paper

Lords of the Atlas The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua, Morocco, 1893-1956
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Lords of the Atlas: The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua, 1893-1956. Gavin Maxwell Dutton, 1966 - France - 318 pages. A dramatic history of intrigue and action in Morocco duri...
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Moroccan Moorish 20th Century Books

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Chinese Antique Textiles and Embroidery Edition in Chinese
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Chinese antique textiles and embroidery. Chinese language, Great textile art table book. Distributed by Eliane j Giraud Dupont Editeur, Paris. Collector Table book.
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Chinese Chinese Export Vintage 20th Century Books

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Calligraphie du désert book French Edition
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Calligraphie du désert . Calligraphies of the desert. Celebrated master calligrapher Hassan Massoudy carries the desert within him. Through majestic, sweeping strokes, he depicts ...
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French Moorish 20th Century Books

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New Erté Graphics in Full Color by Erté Unknown Binding, January 1, 1984
Located in North Hollywood, CA
New Erté Graphics in Full Color by Erté January 1, 1984 Erté's Seven Deadly Sins and Other Great Graphics in Full Color Dover Fine Art, History of Art. Published by Dover Publi...
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American American Classical 20th Century Books

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Paper

The New Clay Techniques and Approaches to Jewelry Making, book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
The New Clay: Techniques and Approaches to Jewelry Making. A wonderful book, with over 100 color photos, on making intricate beads and jewelry using modeling clays such as "Fimo" an...
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American American Classical 20th Century Books

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The Peoples of North America, the Japanese Americans
Located in North Hollywood, CA
The peoples of North America, the Japanese Americans. Discusses the history, culture, and religion of the Japanese, factors encouraging their emigration, and their acceptance as an ...
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American Japonisme 20th Century Books

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Pair of Large Jacks Book Ends
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Pair of Mid-Century Modern chrome steel jack book ends.
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American Mid-Century Modern 20th Century Books

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Steel

Elle Decor So Chic Glamorous Lives, Stylish Spaces Hardcover Table Book
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Elle Decor So Chic: Glamorous Lives, Stylish Spaces Hardcover table book October 24, 2007 by Margaret Russell (Author), Editors of Elle Decor (Author) From the Publisher: We are a...
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American American Classical 20th Century Books

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Murihiku: a History of the South Island of New Zealand by McNab (1909)
Located in Langweer, NL
Murihiku: a History of the South Island of New Zealand and the Islands Adjacent and Lying to the South, from 1642 to 1835. Edition of 515 copies. Includes 4 prints and 3 maps. Ex Lib...
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20th Century Books

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Bauhaus Book Holders in Grey Lacquered Metal
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Bauhaus metal book holders, manufactured in Germany, circa 1940. In great original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina.
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 20th Century Books

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Metal

WWI Soldier Trench Art Drawings
Located in New Orleans, LA
Seventy-eight postcard-sized drawings make up this remarkable and historic collection of wartime trench art. The detailed drawings were created by individual German and Austro-Hungar...
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German Other 20th Century Books

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"Christian Art in Africa and Asia," Book by Arno Lehmann, 1969
Located in London, GB
Christian Art in Africa and Asia By Arno Lehmann Concordia Publishing House, St Louis & London 1969. First English edition. Hardback in dustjacket. Important visual study of...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 20th Century Books

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Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, 1965
Located in London, GB
Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater Published by ETAS Kompass, Milano, Italy, 1965. Second edition. English and Italian language text. Hardback in dust jacket. Texts and photogra...
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Italian 20th Century Books

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Japanese Style, Suzanne Slesin, 1987
Located in London, GB
Japanese Style By Suzanne Slesin et al. Clarkson N. Potter Inc, New York 1987. First edition hardback in dust jacket. Generously illustrated throughout, this classic 1980s take o...
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American Post-Modern Vintage 20th Century Books

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"Woodstock Nation" Book by Abbie Hoffman, 1969
Located in London, GB
Abbie Hoffman Woodstock Nation Published by Random House, New York 1969. Hardback in dust jacket. First Edition. First printing. Abbie Hoffman was an American political an...
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American 20th Century Books

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Modern Cabinet Making in Solid Wood by Franz Karg, 1980
Located in London, GB
Modern cabinet making in solid wood By Franz Karg Published by Hastings House Publishers, New York, 1980. First Edition. Hardback in Dust jacket. The master cabinetmaker Fr...
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American Modern 20th Century Books

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Samaras Album, 1971
Located in London, GB
Samaras Album Published by Whitney Museum of Art and Pace Editions, New York, 1971. First edition. First and only edition, 1/2000 copies. The Artist Lucas Samaras' celebrat...
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American Post-Modern 20th Century Books

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Paper

Jean Arp, Sculpture, His Last Ten Years, 1968
Located in London, GB
Jean Arp Sculpture, His Last Ten Years Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1968. Hardback in dust jacket. First Edition as single volume. Scarce volume on this im...
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American Modern 20th Century Books

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Paper

The Elegant Japanese House, Traditional Sukiya Architecture
Located in London, GB
The Elegant Japanese House, traditional Sukiya Architecture By Teiji Itoh & Yukio Futagawa Published by Weatherhill/ Tankosha, New York & Tokyo, 1982. Hardback in dust jacket, Thir...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 20th Century Books

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Jim Dine, The Alchemy of Images by Marco Livingstone
Located in London, GB
Jim Dine, The Alchemy of Images by Marco Livingstone Published by The Monacelli Press, New York 1998. Harback in dust jacket Included. First edition. Comprehensive overview...
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American 20th Century Books

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French Book, Le Musee d'Art, 1920s
Located in Austin, TX
Le Musee d'Art is a general history of the Arts in the 19th century published by Librairie Larousse, Paris, circa 1920s. Leather bound cover and spine. The book is a gallery of art m...
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French 20th Century Books

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Leather, Paper

Sir Walter Scott, Waverley Novels, “Extra Illustrated Copy”
Located in New York, NY
Profusely illustrated with original watercolors, black and white plates. Bound in full autumn leaf Levant, silk and leather doublers, all edges gilt, raised bands, ornate Thistle gi...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

Jane Austen, Works
Located in New York, NY
6 Volumes. Illustrated with 34 plates in color by C.E. Brock. Bound in 3/4 blue Morocco, marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, gilt Panels. Published:  London: J.M...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

Mark Twain, The Writings
Located in New York, NY
25 Volumes. “Hillcrest Edition” Bound in 3/4 red morocco, cloth boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, ornate gilt on spines. Published: New York & London: Harper & Brothers 190...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

J.F. Cooper, The Complete Works
Located in New York, NY
33 Volumes. “Leather-Stocking Edition” Bound in full Green Morocco with suede doublers, Top edges gilt, Raised Bands, Floral gilt on covers And Spines, Illustrated with hand-colo...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

Herbert Paul, Queen Anne
Located in New York, NY
Bound in full green Morocco with silk doublers by Zaehnsdorf. Limited to 200 copies, printed on Japanese paper, raised bands, ornate gilt on spine and covers. Profusely illustrated (...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

'Various Authors', Roman Contemporian
Located in New York, NY
20 volumes. (Various Authors). Roman Contemporian: Authors included: Zola, Flaubert, Daudet etc. Bound in 3/4 red Morocco, cloth boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, ornate g...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

Charles Dickens, The Chimes
Located in New York, NY
1 volume. A Goblin Story of Some Bells That Rang an Old Year Out And a New Year In. With colored illustrations by C.E. Brock. Bound in full vellum and hand-painted on Front cover...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather

Daniel DeFoe "Robinson Crusoe" Book
Located in New York, NY
1 volume With 120 illustrations by Walter Paget (Color frontispieces) and some throughout text. Bound in 3/4 green Morocco, Cloth boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, gilt pane...
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Antique 20th Century Books

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Leather