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(2 Titles on New York) Art Deco New York, together with New York (a pictorial guide book).


Price: $50.00

Publisher: Watson-Guptill; Konemann, 2004,2002

4tos, in dust jackets. Deco: 214 pages. black & white photos and other reproductions, some color. NY: 296 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, still in original shrinkwrap. View more info

(2 Titles) 1. Antonin Raymond, His Work in Japan 1920-1935, Preface by Elie Faure, and an article by Antonin and Noemi P. Raymond, edited by Katsuya Nakamura; (together with) 2. Antonin Raymond Architectural Details, 1938. .

By: Antonin Raymond, edited by Katsuya Nakamura.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Johnan Shoin; Antonin Raymond, 1935,1939

Edition: 1st Edition

1.) Work in Japan: 104 pp.; oblong 4to in limp, coarse cloth binding with metal spiral spine; halftone photographs throughout, with plans. Text in English, French, Japanese, with captions in English & Japanese. 2.) Architectural Details is a 2nd Printing: first three leaves including title & forward printed on Japanese paper, front endpaper with ownership signature of architect Daniel B. Warner - 1939; 116 pp.; 4to; bound in brown burlap with metal spiral spine; halftone... View more info

(2 Titles) The Social History of the Reformation, together with The Letters of Sir George Etherege.

By: Buck, Lawrence P., and Jonathan W. Zophy, editors.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ohio State; University of California, 1972, 1974

8vo; cloth; Social History in dust jacket and still in original shrinkwrap; Letters without dust jacket, in near fine condition.The letters of Etherege constitutes a sizable collection of correspondence by any of the Curt wits of the Restoration and thus should be a worthy compliment to The Social History. View more info

(2 Titles): Spudding In, Recollections of Pioneer Days in the California Oil Fields; together with, Oildorado, Boom Times on the West Side.

By: Rintoul, William.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fresno, Valley Publishers, 1978

240 & 241 pp.; 4to; cloth in dust jackets; illustrated with photographs, maps,diagrams, and other reproductions. Rubbing to edges of red jacket on Oildorado; other jacket near fine. View more info

(2 vols.) Union Pacific Vol. I, 1862-1893; Union Pacific Vol. II, 1894-1969.

By: Klein, Maury.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press, 2006

Edition: First University of Minnesota Press Edition

797 & 654 pp., incl. indexes, notes; 8vo; photo-illustrated wrappers; both volumes well illustrated with period photographs, tables, maps.A thorough and compelling history of the first transcontinental railroad. View more info

(3 Books) Delacroix Pastels; Degas Pastels; Whistler Pastels.

By: Johnson, Lee; Jean Sutherland Boggs & Anne Maheux; Robert H. Getscher.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Braziller, 1995, 92 & 91

Edition: 1st Edition

Folios; cloth in dust jackets; each with 65-70 illustrations in color. All uniformely bright & crisp. A Party of Pastel. View more info

(3 items) The Work of Purcell and Elmslie, a reissue from the Prarie School Press. Together with At Home on the Prairie, The Houses of Purcell and Elmslie; Purcell and Elmslie, Architects, an exhibition prepared by The Walker Art Center.


Price: $250.00

Publisher: Park Forest; San Francisco, Minneapolis, The Prairie School Press; Chronicle Books; Walker Art Center, 1965, 2006, 1953

The Work: 96 pp.; folio;gray cloth with large paper title labels front and back; black & white photographs & plans throughout. The Houses of: 192 pp.; 4to; color photographs throughout, many full page. Exhibition Catalog: 12 pp.; 4to; light brown wrappers; sepia photos; text by Gebhard. Catalog with six spots of foxing to title page, else all fine. View more info

(Cover Title) Swiftset Rotary Printers Journal, 25 cents a year, A One-Man Newspaper Organization. Official Journal of the Superior Craftsman.

By: (Printing).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Superior Marketing Equipment Co., 1953

14 pp., 8vo; stapled white wrappers; illustrations. "If you'd like to publish a newspaper, the first thing to do is to get started . . ." Back cover with a quarter size ink spot bleeding through to inside back cover, otherwise light soil. View more info

(Exhibition Catag) George Grosz, 1893-1959.

By: George Grosz; Dr. Walter Huder.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Goethe Institutes, no date, c. 1960

15 pp.; sq 8vo; stapled red wrappers printed in black; 3 tipped-in color plates; 1 drawing; biograpical chronology. Printed & typed slip laid in "Compliments of the Goethe Institute San Francisco, signed by Erika Hansen. Small hand stamp "Rare Editions of Prints" below title. Faint impression from paper clip front cover."This exhibition has been prepared by Dr. Walter Huder of the Akademie der Kunste, Berlin; it is shown at the Goethe Institutes i... View more info

(Two Titles) The American Claimant; together with The 1,000,000 Bank-Note.

By: Twain, Mark.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Charles L. Webster, 1892, 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

227 pp., 8 p. ads; 8vo; olive green cloth lettered in gilt with cover illustrations in black. 260 pp., 9 p. ads; 8vo; tan cloth lettered in gilt & brown; decorative cover illustration in gilt, brown and black. Both volumes with frontis and text illustrations by Dan Beard. Both volumes with small price in ink top leading corner front endpapers. Both volumes with rubbing at edges and bumped corners; some smudging to front endpapers. Bank-Note with one spot foxing or stain... View more info

(Two Titles) The Presidency of Calvin Coolidge; The Presidency of Warrne G. Harding.

By: Robert H. Ferrell; Eugene P. Trani & David L. Wilson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lawrence, KS, University Press of Kansas, 1998; 1977

8vo; cloth; first title in dust jacket. View more info

(Two Titles): The Essays and Articles of Evelyn Waugh, together with The Letters of Evelyn Waugh.

By: Waugh, Evelyn.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Little, Brown; Ticknor & Fields, 1983; 1980

662 & 664 pp.; 8vo; dust jackets. Light wear to Letters, under mylar. Jacket on Essays is fine. View more info

A Cook's Tour of San Francisco, The Best Restaurants and Their Recipes.

By: Muscatine, Doris.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's, 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

370 pp.; cloth in price clipped dust jacket; black & white photographs. Small light smudge to front cover. View more info