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Surrealism: Desire Unbound

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Tate Publishing Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 112504-X

ISBN: 185437365X

Condition: Very Fine


1st. ed. 2001 , Soft cover with French illustrated wraps, 349 page book. Illustrated with color and black and white plates. Condition : Very Fine . Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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PORTRAITS USA 1776 - 1976

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Uiversity Park , PA., Museum of Art: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 081519-I

Condition: Very Good


1st. Edition 1976 , Stiff French wraps soft cover , 133 page book with color full page plates . Condition : Very Good View more info

The History of Napoleon Bonaparte , 2 Volumes

By: Abbott , John .S. C.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1899

Edition: Not Stated..

Inscription: Ex. Owners Book Plate

Seller ID: 083103-D

Condition: Very Good


1899 , Two volume set , Hardcover with purple cloth boards with tip on title name, 666 page books. illustarted with black and white engravings and maps .Condition: Volume one edge ware and rubs to the boardscorners bumped and with ware tipped on title chiped in places , interior is clean and tight. Volume two a little nicer with less ware . again the interior is clean and tight. This is one of the better history bio's. on Bonaparte . Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Glass and Glamour: Steuben's Modern Moment, 1930-1960

By: Albrecht, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 2003

Seller ID: 083013-S

ISBN: 0810991187

Condition: Fine


1st. Edition 1st. Printing 2003 , French wrap illustrated soft cover , 96 page book with black & white photo illustrations. Condition : Fine. Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall View more info

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Aviation: The Early Years / Die Anfange Der Luftfahrt / Les Premieres Annees De L'aeronautique

By: Almound , Peter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Germany, HF Ullmann: 2007

Seller ID: 031511-Y

ISBN: 0841602786

Condition: New


1st.Edition 1st.Printing 2007, Hardcover in the dust jacket , 349 page book with many black & white photos of the early history of aviation . Text is in English , German & French. Condition : NEW. Large heavy book and will need extra postage ,please inquire. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

THE SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE THIRD REICH , 1933 - 1945

By: Aycoberry , Pierre

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The New Press: 1999

Edition: 1st. English Translation..

Seller ID: 041510-Q

ISBN: 1565845498

Condition: Very Fine


1st. Edition (English ) 1999 , from the French edition 1998 Editions du Seuil , 380 page book . Condition : Very Fine . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

SETTLEMENTS IN THE AMERICAS : Cross - Cultural Perspectives

By: Bennett , Ralph edited by

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U of Delaware 0:

Seller ID: 199949-I

Condition: New


Delaware,1st.ed. 1993 290pps.,6.5"x9.5",A collection of eleven papers on the benefits of cross-cultural .Exp. (English/Spanish/English /French.An excelent volume on how and why we have this culture we live in .Condition "NEW". View more info

CORONADO : We Remember

By: Brandes , Ray

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Coronado , California, Coronado Historical Association: 1993

Seller ID: 051510-R

Condition: Very Fine


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1993 , Soft cover wraps with a French wrap dust jacket , 344 page book with many black & white photo illustrations on the city of Coronado , Cal. Condition : Very Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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The Illustrated History of Canada

By: Brown, Craig

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Lester & Orpen Dennys, Limited: 1987

Seller ID: 101512-I

ISBN: 0886191475

Condition: New


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1987 Hardcover in the dust jacket, 574 page book with black & white illustrations. Condition : NEW. Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall View more info

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ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY IN CHINA

By: Capon , Edmund

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The MacMillan Co.: 1977

Seller ID: 101515-M

ISBN: 0333229371

Condition: Very Fine


1st. Edition 1977 , Stiff paper covers in a French glossy illustrated wraped dust jacket , 180 page book with 118 illustrated plated color and black & white . Condition : Very Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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The French Revolution : A History

By: Carlyle , Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, A.L. Burt:

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 112003-N

Condition: Very Good


c.1900, Hard cover with red cloth boards and gilded letters at the spine , two complete volumes, 421 pages. See the covers and spines at our secure book site and save at : Gibbsbooks. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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THE HEART OF GASPE :Sketches in the Guft of St. Lawrence

By: Clarke , John Mason

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1937

Seller ID: 042513-M

Condition: Very Good


1st. Edition 1913 3rd. Printing 1937, Illustrated cloth hardcover purple cloth 292 page book with black & white illustrations and map. Condition : Very Good with very light edge rubs . Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Aces of the Air

By: French , Joseph Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mass., McLoughlin Bros.: 1930

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 110103-P

Condition: Very Good


1930 copyright thus first, Hardcover with red cloth and black letters on th ecover and spine , 313 page book. illusrated with black and white photos and drawings. With an introduction by Captain eddie Rickenbacker . From the foreword : " Aviation is destined to become , in the not too distant furture , what the automotive industry is in the world today." Condition: Very Good , with a corner bump and damp stain with some bleading to the inside boock pages . A complete book and tight in binding , See the book on our secure book site at : GibbsBooks. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" t... View more info

FERRY WOMAN'S HISTORY OF THE WORLD

By: Grace , Susan Andrews

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Coteau Books: 1998

Seller ID: 021516-K

ISBN: 1550501291

Condition: New


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1998 , Soft cover in illustrated French wraps , 223 page book with deckled page edge . Condition : NEW Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

DREYFUS : Politics, Emotion, and the Scandal of the Century

By: Harris , Ruth

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Books: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition American..

Seller ID: 101511-C

Condition: New


1st.Edition USA , Hardcover in the dust jacket, 542 page book with some black & white illustrations . Condition : NEW. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

THE JOHN JAMES AUDUBON PORTFOLIO : A Selsction of the Original Drawings and Watercolors Used in Making of Birds of America Accompanied By a Choice of Audubon's Writings

By: John James Audubon : Edited with an Introduction By Ben Forkner

Price: $449.95

Publisher: Edition De La Main Fleurie: 2004

Edition: Limited Edition..

Seller ID: 111011-J

ISBN: 2960049306

Condition: New


2004 Limited Edition of 2500 copies . This portfolio is presented along with key notes and correspondence by Audubon and a biographical intorduction, creating an impression of the man himself and his development as an ornithologist. Printed in a 14-point font on 200g deckled cream stock, 22.1/2 x 14.1/2 inches open, and French bound ( which is to say unbound ) in an olive green linen clamshell case, each copy is numbered from a printing of only 2500, and illustrated with 48 paintings by the artist, including some from "Birds of America" and also early works recently rediscovered in the... View more info

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THE STORY OF JOAN OF ARC : For Boys and Grils

By: Kate E. Carpenter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston , MA, Lee & Shepard: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 090119-I

Condition: Fine


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1902 Red cloth hard cover with color illustrations to the front board and spine , 184 page book. Illustrated with black & white illustrations by famous artist . Condition : Fine , with gift inscription on the first blank page . A very scarce first edition and in fine condition with very light edge rub at the bottom corner. View more info

CANADA'S FIVE CENTURIES : From Discovery to Present Day

By: Lamb , W. Kaye

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canada, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1971

Seller ID: 031509-K

ISBN: 0070929076

Condition: Near Fine


1st. edition , 1st. printing 1970 , grey cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 326 page book including the index with many color , black 7 white illustrations. An interesting book on Canada from the French to the British and then to an country (1867) and then to present day ( 1970 ). Condition : Near Fine with the lightist of aging to the page ends . The DJ is VG with rubs and nicks at the outer edges. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

DeGaulle

By: Ledwidge, Bernard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1982

Seller ID: 080111-Y

ISBN: 0312191278

Condition: Near Fine


1st.Edition,1st.Printing 1982 Hradcover in the dust jacket, 418 page book with some black & white photo illustrations. Condition : Near Fine , ex.owners name penned to the first blank page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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PARIS ICON

By: Little , Leslie J.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Icon Images: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 083013-H

Condition: New


1st. Edition , limited Edition of only 1000 copies . Clam case slipcase , decorative cloth hardcover 328 page book . Illustrated with full page color photos by James P. Schole with one loose photo hand signed by him this is on it way to become a scarce edition . Winner of 2009 Independent Publishers Book Awards ( Gold Metal ) Silver metal Best travel Essay book of the year and Bronze for best coffee Table book.This book list for $800.00. Condition : NEW Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall View more info