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41 Gordon, Armistead C. THE GAY GORDONS: BALLADS OF AN ANCIENT SCOTTISH CLAN.
Staunton, VA 1902 
approx. 36pp. 1st ed. Explanatory text preceding each ballad. Near fine in gray paper over bds. Limitation statement for 250 copies, but this copy unnumbered. Gordon, a native of Augusta Co., VA, practiced law & fulfilled the roll of "Gentleman," serving on the board of the state lib., authoring delightful monographs (Colonial Lawyers, Daniel Morgan, etc.) & issuing a novel. Art. Scotland. Music. Virginia. Travel. ISBN 1-933607-21-1. (93447802) 
Price: 37.50 USD
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42 Grahame, Kenneth DREAM DAYS
New York & London 1902 
228,(5)adspp. Cover gilt bright, teg, bkstrp dull and ends very mildly chafed. Ten photogravure plates (incl tp) each w/ tissue guards. No foxing. Copies on line to four fifty. (5936277912)
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43 Groce, George C. THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY'S DICTIONARY OF ARTISTS IN AMERICA 1564 - 1860
New Haven 1957 
xxvii,759pp. Near fine, a few spots to fep. One owner stamp on tp and pocket scar on rear pd. Over 10,000 entries. (5996892939)
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44 Hackleman, Charles W. COMMERCIAL ENGRAVING AND PRINTING: A MANUAL OF PRACTICAL INSTRUCTIONS
Indianapolis, IN (1921) 
846pp. An exhaustive tool, w/ a host of examples of various image processes. Cover lettering rubbed, bkstrp flecked. (5908015194)
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45 Hill, Draper THREE ORIGINAL SIGNED (W/ ADDITIONAL INSCRIPTION) EDITORIAL CARTOONS
Detroit 1981 
Three drawings on card stock. (1) Donkey and Elephant, 10"x14", dated 11/22; (2) The Gift, Dec. 24, 1982, c.12"x16"' (3) "I thought it might make you feel more at home", July 31, 1981, 17"x13". Hill commenced work for Detroit News 1976 after work with Harvard Lampoon, Memphis Commercial Appeal, a Knoxville paper and Worcester Telegram. His work also included books on Thomas Nast and on Thomas Gillroy. He was awarded a Guggenheim Prize in 1983. For these three (5883153720) 
Price: 275.00 USD
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46 Horan, James D. THE LIFE AND ART OF CHARLES SCHREYVOGEL.
NY 1969 
62pp. 36 full color plates. Oblong folio. Intro by artist's daughter. (180530517)
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47 Howard, Mary C. Winder Four illus. to accompany her "Bird Chatter". (Badminton Mag. ca. 1946 Pub. Owing's Mill MD).

Four excellent pen & ink, from 12.25 x 8.75" to 11.5 x 16.25". A xerox of one sent on request. (184936407)
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Price: 225.00 USD
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48 Hunt, F. Knight (ed.) THE BOOK OF ART: CARTOONS, FRESCOES, SCULPTURE AND DECORATIVE ART...DIRECTIONS FOR PAINTING FRESCO.
London 1846 4to 
189pp. Orig. blue cl., refurbished later lea. labels (extra set laid in). One signature loose. Beyond directions from various sources (Pozzo, Eastwood) the author reports on exhibitors in Parliament's new buildings (1843 &1844). Over 500 entries are noted, incl. the 1st cartoon (pre-fresco) exhibition in Westminster Hall. Hunt is much better known for his two vol. hist. of the 4th estate. This title (Fresco) is found in no libraries per OCLC. Deco. (3451421778)
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49 Krautheimer, Richard in collaboration with Trude Krautheimer-Hess. LORENZO GHIBERTI.
Princeton 1970 large 4to. 
(iv)xxiv,457(120+)pp. Fine in fine dj. Dj. not price clipped. "The only comprehensive study in English of Ghiberti's life and work; a "stupendous monument to his fame" - E. H. Gombrich." This is one of the Princeton Monographs in Art and Archeology. 2 vol. (5090947305)
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50 L'Union Centrale des Arts Decoratifs Palais du Louvre le Mobilier des Satyles othique jsqu'au Premier Empire
Paris 1900 small folio 
94platespp. First ed, with OCLC entries noting 30 plates. Please note this is one of 22 MUSEE DE l'Union publications. The abundance of plates suggests that some were "borrowed" from a similar title. These vg. with a few edge abrasios courtesy of the fine clam shell box. (6036209700)
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51 Legman, G. THE ART OF MAHLON BLAINE.
E. Lansing, MI 1982 4to 
108pp. First ed. Wrps, finein original clear plastic (issued also in hardback). Has eight color illus. on two leaves & over 100 black & white illus., many full-p. Blaine is remembered for his illus. for Venus Sardonica, Sorcerer's Apprentice, & Salammbo, among others. The work contains a biblio. comp. by R. Trenary of works illus. by Blaine. Copies on line to over a hundred. (4464632517) 
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52 Leveque, Marc S. ORATORIO POUR LA NUIT DE NOEL.
Paris (1955) 
350pp. Fine in blue cl. w/Picasso cvr deco. INSCRIBED & SIGNED by author. OCLC locates three copies in U.S. Ltd to 382 copies. Four-p. memoir from ed., laid in. AUTOGRAPH. Two copies online at four fifty and six hundred. Travel. No other U. S. copy on line. (3857227026)
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Price: 212.50 USD
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53 Linton, William J. (ed by Nancy Schrock) AMERICAN WOOD ENGRAVING A VICTORIAN HISTORY (THE HISTORY OF WOOD ENGRAVING IN AMERICA)
Watkins Glen, NY 1976 small folio 
xvi,vi 72(6)pp. First ptd 1881. Fine in fine unclipt dj. (5962516080)
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54 Lippard, Lucy R and three others POP ART
NY 1966 
216ppp. 1st ed. Fine in g+ price-clipt dj (top front shelf ruffled, two small tears to rear. Nearly 200 illust, many in color. (6033861222) 
Price: 49.50 USD
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55 Locke, Alain The Negro and His Music AND Negro Art: Past and Present (two books bound as one)
NY 1969 
142, 122pp. Combines his two 1936. Good, ex lib. No copy of this Arno Press ed on line. (6027423153) 
Price: 28.50 USD
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56 Lynchburg Fine Arts Center ITS HISTORY AND PROGRAM FOR OPENING WEEK FESTIVITIES, SEPTEMBER 23-29, 1962.
(Lynchburg) 1962 4to 
91(13)pp. First ed. Wrps, vg (two lib stamps). (4414869078)
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Price: 9.75 USD
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57 Mallett, Daniel Trowbridge MALLETT'S INDEX OF ARTISTS INTERNATIONAL - BIOGRAPHICAL + SUPPLEMENT
New York 1948 
Two vols, both vg, ffep first vol w/ reader soil. No set on line (9/14). 2 vol. (5998998471)
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Price: 22.50 USD
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58 Marini, Marino L'OPERA GRAFICA E LE PITTURE.
Milan 1960 sm. folio 
xix(1)75(1)pp. Fine in fine d.j. & publr's box (v.g.). No slip case offered. Both color & monochrome illus. of this artist's work (1901-1980). No U.S. copy offered on net. (4993444977)
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59 Marschall, Ken (Text by Rick Archbold) KEN MARSCHALL'S ART OF TITANIC
Boston 1998 
160pp. Near fine. First ed. Large 4to. W/ numerous color illust. Includes movie details. (5995435263)
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Price: 12.50 USD
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60 Memphis Evening Scimitar SUPPLEMENT TO THE HOUSE-WARMING EDITION
Memphis 1903 Folio 
112pp. c.19 1/2"x15". Paper covers, worn. Edges frayed. First ed. A real general purpose supplement w/ bio. sketches, local business histories etc. OCLC locates two TN lib w/ copies: not at UT, nor at Peabody, nor at Univ of Memphis (9/13). The 1891 ed on line at eight twenty five. For this ed, condition noted (5901901053)
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Price: 175.00 USD
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