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OLYMPIC GAMES LONDON 1948 OFFICIAL SOUVENIR
101 OLYMPIC GAMES LONDON 1948 OFFICIAL SOUVENIR
London Futura Publications 1948 Ephemera 
This is the Commemorative Program for the 1948 Summer Olympic Games in London. Published in magazine format with photogravure illustrations in both black-and-white and color throughout. Features descriptions and photos of every sport in the games, lists of standing olympic records, charts for the spectator to record times and distances in various sports (these are unmarked) , profiles of the British sporting tradition, and much more. Contents are clean, crisp, and bright, but covers are detached and back cover is missing. Previous owner's name written in small letters at top corner of front cover and title page. ; 4to  
Price: 38.00 USD
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102 ON THE LAND OF ABAI
Almaty Oner 1994 5898406085 / 9785898406080 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. It is in English, Russian, and the Kazakh language. The setting for this book is Shyngystau in present Kazakhstan. Shyngysta is the birthplace of three famous writers - Abai, Shakarim, Mukhtar Auezov. Beautifully photo illustrated in color. This is a large book, heavy, tall (11 1/2") , wide (10") , and thick with heavy glossy paper. An introduction is in the three languages. Captions under the photos are in the Kazakh language. The Russian and English translations of the captions are at the rear of the book in quite large letters. The emphasis in photos is on the land, views, people, customs, literature, writers and poets, plus libraries and books. The book has a tight binding and is covered in green cloth. Bright and clean. There are no marks or writings by former owners. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Unclipped. There is a touch of edge wear to the jacket corners, but no tears or chips anywhere. Gift condition. ; 4to; 277 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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103 ORE DEPOSITS OF THE WESTERN STATES (LINDGREN EDITION)
New York, NY The American Institute Of Mining And Metallurgical Engineers 1933 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book would be considered in fine condition if not for a former owner name, former owner book plate, price and some pencil check marks and a tiny number on the title pages. There are no other marks or writing. The covers, pages, edges are clean and crisp. There is no wear. There are 44 contributors to this scientific work sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Fund. ; 8vo; 797 pages  
Price: 37.00 USD
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104 ORIENTAL COOK BOOK Oriental Chapter No. 187
St. Paul, MN Order Eastern Star 1938 First Edition Softcover 
This is a soft cover cook book published in St. Paul, MN by the Order (of the) Eastern Star associated with the Montgomery Lodge and Montgomery Masonic Temple. . There are os all the typical recipes of the time period (1938) and the location. There are many pages with small advertiseme nts for businesses in Minneapolis and St. Paul. One is a full page for Baker's Chocolate for General Foods of Battle Creek, MI. In color The book as a few little flaws - a faint white round spot at the bottom of the front cover - a dark spot on the last 8 pages and the cover at the bottom. There is a trace of an erasure for a former price in pencil. The cover extends past the page edges (yap edges) and are lightly worn - mostly at the bottom corners (front and Back) . There is a black and white photo of the Montgomery Masonic Temple in the interior. ; 8vo; 82 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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105 OUTLINES OF GRECIAN HISTORY For Families and Schools
London John. W. Parker 1845 Softcover 
This is a small school-study book about Greece. This book could fit in a pocket. The paper covers of the book were covered with fine linen fabric and sewn to fit over the covers to protect it. There is a line engraving of Delphi and Parnasses as a frontispiece, a title page (New Edition) . There are 17 chapters followed by a seven pages of 'questions and examinations'. There are eight catalog pages of other available books at that time. The paper covers are not viewable. The linen cover is heavily stained and has the name of a former owner and a name that cannot be deciphered. The end papers have some pencil and ink writing. The interior pages are generally clean except for occasional words in ink. There is a small map of Greece and a line engraving of the Parthenon. 1845. This book appears to be frozen in time with its primitive linen cover, hand sewn to hold it over the paper covers of the book, plus the extra little writings. ; 12mo; 110 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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106 PABLO PICASSO 1950 - 1953 (Exhibition) November 24 - December 19 1953
New York, NY Curt Vallentin Gallery 1953 First Edition Softcover 
This is small softcover Exhibition Catalog for a Picasso showing at the Curt Valentin Gallery in New York at the end of 1953. Works covered 1950 - 1953 for oil, a few ceramics, lithographs, aquatints. The photos of some of the pieces are all in black and white. There is an article by Paul Eluard titled Picasso Good Master of Liberty. The cover is yellow are paper (stiff wraps) in a stapled binding. One of the works is photocopies for the the front and rear cover. There is a former owner last name on the blank page (the first page) in ink. There are no other marks or writing. The rcatalog is very nice to near fine condition - no tears or chips, tight binding, still crisp. There are no marks or writing on the interior pages. ; 12mo; 30 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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107 PAINTINGS FROM THE STEDELIJK MUSEUM, AMSTERDAM
1959 First Edition Softcover Near Fine  
This is a softcover book of paintings from the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdayin Boston exhibited cin Boston, Milwaukee, Columbus, and Minneapolis. The book has an art monogram cover on art paper. Text is printed and reversed on tan paper with black. Art is in black and white. The foreward is by W. Sandberg. There is a short choronological list of biographical detail on the artist and measurements of each work. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. ; 8vo  
Price: 16.00 USD
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108 PARALLELS Nineteen Sixty-Seven
Saint Cloud, MN Saint Cloud State College 1967 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a softcover book of poetry, art and photography. 43 pages. Quality paper covers and printed papers. Cover is pumpkin with red design printed in ink. Red end papers. White and avacodo paper with black and white printing and art. Contributors and staff are listed on the last page. ; 8vo 
Price: 20.00 USD
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109 PARIS ET SES ENVIRONS St. Cloud, Versailles & Trianons
Paris First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover ex-library book in a blue-grey cloth covers with gilt and a decorative design. Though the book has the words "50 Photogravur es de N. D. Phot, the images in this book were priinted in half tone (the photogravures were camera copies) There is one image to a page, the reverse side is blank, and the paper is glossy (and a little heavy) . The time period is approximately the first decade of the 1900's. There is a little wear to the cloth on the cover. The binding is delicately down, but firm. The library markings consist of the name of the library puncture as if by a pin with the words of the name of the library. There are some call numbers on the first page. The book is oblong - approximately 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" wide. ; 8vo 
Price: 18.00 USD
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110 PEDIGREE OF CHAMPIONS Boeing Since 1916
The Boeing Company 1977 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Tight, bright, clean hardback book in a dust jacket. Book would be near fine except for remnant of faint mustiness. Brown leatherette cover with medallion design on cover. Handsome end papers with aircraft design. Clean end papers and pages. Dust jacket has (brown spots) foxing on the inside, two closed tears and some creasing between the tears. Generally, bright looking in a mylar see-through, removable cover. Color and black and white photographs. Many tables. A foldout with a list of all Boeing aircraft and who is was built for, plus statistics. On the reverse of the foldout, there is a diagram of the years since 1916 with a silhouette of the aircraft, plus missiles and boats. ; 8vo 
Price: 17.00 USD
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111 PHOTOJOURNALISM/76 An Annual Based on the 33rd Pictures of the Year Competition
Great Falls, VA National Press Photographers Foundation, Inc. 1976 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Herman Kokojan 
Signed. Signed/Inscribed by Herman Kokojan, a contributing photographer who received the Military Photographer of the Year Award. This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket with black and white, plus some color photographs capturing 1976. The binding is tight and the covers that are a fine, white linen cloth are surprisingly clean. There is barely a hint of soil at the bottom of the spine and a little bump to the front bottom corner. The book sparkles. The end papers and pages are crisp and clean. There are no other marks or writings except for the inscription by Kokojan. The dust jacket is clean, but does show edge wear and a tear/crease at the top front edge. Now protected in a new archival see-through, removable mylar cover. This book is tall, wide, and thick and may require extra shipping for international shipment. Inquire. Approximately 12 1/2" tall, 9 1/4 wide, and 1+" thick. ; Folio; 268 pages; Signed by One Author 
Price: 90.00 USD
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112 POPULAR WOODCUTS Xviiit & Xixth Centuries Catalogue 35
London Birrell & Garnett First Edition Softcover 
This is a catalog of a London bookseller displaying books and broadsides containing woodcuts in the categories of "fables, juvenile books, song sheets and toy theatres". The emphasis is on many woodcut artists including Bewick and Cruikshank. There are 2 pages including the front and rear of the back cover. The catagog is illustrated with one woodcut facsimiles on each printed page. Heavy beige paper was used for the cover - it has a stapled binding. Tight, bright, generally clean. No marks or writing. There is the beginning of darkening at the edge of the spine. There is a corner crease on the front bottom cover. Delightful art. ; 8vo; 24 pages 
Price: 39.00 USD
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113 PRINTING AT THE WHITTINGTON PRESS 1972 - 1994 An Exhibition At the Grolier Club, New York 28 September - 18 November 1994
New York, NY The International Typeface Corporation Typophiles 1994 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book in a yellow-cream art paper cover with a small wood engraving in one color on the front cover. Essayss by John Randle, John Dreyfus, and Mark Batty. 63 pages. The three essays are followed by the four parts of the Exhibition. There are occassional half tone photographs and excerpts from some of the works. 2500 copies were printed and 750 were reserved for the Grolier Club. The woodcut is by Miriam Macgregor. ; 8vo 
Price: 22.00 USD
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114 RESEARCH ON COATED FABRICS AND THIN FILMS. National Research Council Commmittee on Quartermaster Problems. Report on QMC-36 Contract No. W33-109 QM-305. October 1943 - January National Research Council on Quartermaster Problems. Report on QMC-36 Contract No. W33-109 QM-305. 1943 - 1946
Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute Softcover Good 
This is a soft cover book with a long title on the cover and a portion of the title on the first page. There is an errata sheet pasted in the reverse side of the cover. The book is profusely illustrated with diagrams, graphs, charts, tables, and formulas. There is a Preface with a date of 1 February 1946. The Table of Contents lists five chapters. The binding is tight, however there is a vertical tear at the bottom of the spine at the rear which is not reinforced. There is a stain at the lower front cover (quarter size) . There is a note in ink at the top of the front corner with initials. There is some soil to the paper covers, but the interior is quite crisp and clean. ; 4to; 312 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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115 REVISED STATUTES OF THE TERRITORY OF IOWA Revised and Compiled by a Joint Committee of the Legislature - Sessions 1842-'43 and Arranged by the Secretary of the Territory
Iowa City, IA Hughes & Williams 1843 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book with a spine and back cover; the front cover is not present. The content Includes Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the United States, Amendments to the Constitution of the U. S. , Ordinance of 1787, Organic Law, Amendments to the Organic Law, Treaty of Cession of Louisiana. Statutes - 164 Chapters, Joint Resolutions, Titles of Acts, Appendix (Naturalization of Aliens and Explanation of Technical Terms) , Index - 904 pages. The first 20 pages of the book have a diminishing light water stain. There is occasional foxing throughout. The binding is tight. The back board is grey paper covered, calf leather spine (lacking front cover) . The name of a former owner has been added to the spine (in gilt on black leather) . The title is in gilt on red leather in the second compartment. The leather has started to deteriorate. Quite usable as is.; 8vo; 904 pages 
Price: 295.00 USD
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116 RUGS AND CARPETS FROM THE ORIENT
New York, NY The H. B. Claflin Company Softcover 
This is a softcover book of 111 pages, The book is about rugs and carpets, with photos of carpet and background information. Included with information about various carpets, there is a glossary for art symbols woven into the rug, a chart listing names of rugs and their warf, wept, and knots to inch, markets, workers. . There is a section with photos of the area and prints. All illustrations are in half tone black and white, The photos of places and prints at the back of the book are quite small. The binding is tight. The cover was a purple, but has faded to a lighter neutral purple, lighter on the spine and pronounced on the back. There is a water stain at the bottom spine corner. The first blank page has no writing or marks, but there is a touch of soil. The interior pages are quite bright and crisp. The title on the cover has also faded. No date, the latest date discovered withint the text is 1892. Lawrence Winters wrote the Introduction. ; 8vo; 111 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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117 RUGS AND CARPETS FROM THE ORIENT
Chicago, IL Alexander H. Revell & Co N.D. Softcover 
This is a softcover book without a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and clean. There is a former owner first name and initial neatly printed on the cover and the title page. There is a tear at the front edge of an interior page and a crease on another page. There are black and white photos throughout and a map of the near east. This book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 65 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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118 SCULPTURE IN OUR TIME / THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS Collected by Joseph H. Hirshhorn
Detroit, MI The Detroit Institute Of Arts 1959 Softcover Very Good+  
This is a softcover book from an Exhibition at the Detroit Institue of Arts / May 5 - August 23, 1959. The cover is a gold foil with black and red type and a sculpture by Jean Arp. There is a Foreward by E. P. RIchardson, Director, Text by Abram Lerner, Curator and Addison Franklin Page. There are 213 black and white photocopies of the sculpture preceded by background on the artist and measurements and dates There is a little bit of wear at the front corner. The foil is well maintained, there is a little rubbing to the black background of the cover. The interior is cripsp and clean. There are no marks or wriitng. The book is a little taller than a normal sized book, but should fit a Global Priority envelope. ; 8vo  
Price: 16.00 USD
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119 SCULPTURES AND DRAWINGS BY HENRY MOORE
New York, NY Chanticlear Press 1966 First Edition Softcover Near Fine  
This is a softcover Exhibition book of works by Henry Moore presented at 12 museums in the U. S and Canada, circulated by the Smithsonian in 1966 - 1968. The book. Is tight, bright, and clean. There are no marks or writing. There is a tiny price on the first page in the corner. There are black and white photocopies of sculpture and some drawings on 40 pages with a short chronological list of highlights of his biography along with a list of exhibitions. There is a checklist of measurements and a bibliography. This book will fit in a Global Priority envelope for shipment outside the U. S.. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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120 SONGS FROM BROWNING: ORIGINAL VERSES WRITTEN BY POETS OF MISSOURI AND KANSAS In Commemoration of the Tenth Anniversary of the Founding of the Kansas City Browning Society 1927-1937
1937 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
Soft paper covered booklet of poetry by the members of a Browning Society in Missouri and Kansas. The booklet was issued on the tenth anniversary of the founding of the Society. Dedicated to Ola Mae Nisbet. No date, assumed 1937. Trace of pencil erasure on front end paper which is the title page. The cover title is Songs From Browning. It is printed in a shaded white and contains a nouveau-victorian small design. Each poem is followed by the name of the member-contributor and their city-town. ; 8vo  
Price: 30.00 USD
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