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Works of Art from the Wernher Collection (2 volumes).

By: (AUCTION CATALOGUES).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Christie's: 2000

Seller ID: 8255


4to; 2 vols. in slipcase; illustrations, chiefly full page in color, throughout. Auctions in London & South Kensington July 5th & 7th, 2000. Prices realized for both auctions laid in. View more info

Bohemian Club. History, Officers and Committees, Incorporation, Constitution, By-Laws and Rules, Former Officers, May 1965; Weaving Spiders, Come Not Here.

By: (BOHEMIAN CLUB).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, [The Bohemian Club]: 1968

Seller ID: 8207


133 pp.; 12mo; gilt stamped red cloth. View more info

Image for Noticias de California : first report of the occupation by the Portola´ Expedition, 1770, with facsimiles of the original printings, a new translation, contemporary maps, and a narrative of how it all came to pass.

Noticias de California : first report of the occupation by the Portola´ Expedition, 1770, with facsimiles of the original printings, a new translation, contemporary maps, and a narrative of how it all came to pass.

By: (CARLOS FRANCISCO DE CROIX CROIX, MARQUÉS)DE; GEORGE P HAMMOND.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1958

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8232


400 copies issued. 53 pp.; 4to; printed and decorated dull purple paper over boards; clack cloth back, in plain paper jacket. Frontis is a nicely reproduced folding map with border vignettes that was first included in Father Miguel Venegas's, 'Noticiia', 1757. Folding map in rear is the Map of California by Miguel Costanso, Mexico, 1771. These along with reproductions of manuscripts and a sketch of the Presidio of Monterey. View more info

Prints by Erich Heckel and Karl Schmidt - Rottluff, A Centenary Celebration.

By: (EXHIBITION CATALOG).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles County Museum of Art: 1985

Seller ID: 8295


Exhibition organized by the Dept. of Prints and Drawings; essay by Gunther Thiem; Ahmanson Gallery, July 11-September 15, 1985. 34 pp.; square octavo; printed & stapled brown wrappers; reproductions; checklist of 82 works. View more info

Image for The Markers. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, May 29 - July 26, 1981.

The Markers. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, May 29 - July 26, 1981.

By: (EXHIBITION CATALOG).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Museum of Modern Art: 1981

Seller ID: 8413


23 pp.; 4to; illustrated white wrappers. Introduction by Van Deren Coke. Light soil to wraps.On the tradition of 'marking' a photograph from the scratching out of an image on an ambrotype or tintype, Frank Eugene at the turn of the century embellishing his negatives, to modern methods. View more info

(Exhibition Catalog) Jose Bedia, February 26 - April 3, 1999.

By: (JOSE BEDIA) CURATED BY DAHLIA MORGAN, ESSAY BY RONI FEINSTEIN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Miami, The Art Museum at Florida International University: 1999

Seller ID: 8190


36 pp.; 4to; blue wrappers; reproductions throughout; exhibition checklist; artist's biography. View more info

Image for The Dominican College of San Rafael, Department of Music Presents, Isaac Stern, Violinist, Assisted by Alexander Zakin at the Piano.  Angelico Hall, Wednesday, March Twenty First, Nineteen Hundred Sixty Two, At Eight Thirty

The Dominican College of San Rafael, Department of Music Presents, Isaac Stern, Violinist, Assisted by Alexander Zakin at the Piano. Angelico Hall, Wednesday, March Twenty First, Nineteen Hundred Sixty Two, At Eight Thirty

By: (PROGRAM) ISAAC STERN, VIOLINIST.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (San Francisco), Lawton Kennedy, Printer:

Seller ID: 8218


Single sheet of cream stock double fold to 10" x 6.5"; printed in black with principles names in red. Verso contains a biography of Stern, recto is the program; back page, Acknowledgments, Donors, Sponsors. View more info

Image for Illustrations of Contra Costa Co. California with Historical Sketches.

Illustrations of Contra Costa Co. California with Historical Sketches.

By: (SMITH & ELLIOTT.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fresno, Valley Publishers: 1979

Edition: 2nd Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8343


57 pp.; oblong folio; black cloth lettered in gilt; full page reproductions of the original lithographs, 2 full page color maps, and other reproductions, ads. Facsimile of original county history of 1879 published by Smith & Elliott. View more info

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Perfidia.

By: (STUDIO SCARABEE) ADRI BOON, RAF THUNNISSEN, FIONA HANNAARTM, ET AL.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Den Haag, Studio Scarabee: (c. 1979)

Seller ID: 8406


36 pp.; 4to; photo-illustrated, stapled gray & white wrappers; black & white photographs; illustrations, drawings; text primarily in Dutch, some English. Only records are two copies listed in WorldCat, both in the Netherlands. Laid in is a newsletter for the Magic Theatre, in San Francisco announcing a two week performance of Perfidia, with descriptive text. Also laid in, a one page mimeograph "English translations, Studio Scarabee's Perfidia" which translates th... View more info

Image for The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California.

The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California.

By: (UNIVERITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Trustees of the Phoebe A. Hearst Architectural Plan: (1899)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8239


Oblong 4to. (10 x 14 inches). 152pp.; original printed wrappers, stabbed & tied at inner margin. Profusely illustrated with photographic plates, drawings and plans including a portrait of Mrs. Hearst, portraits of the six members of the jury, 3 shots of the jury deliberating on the site. Laid in is a folded 23" x 10", 1933 map of the campus and a 19" x 13.5" folded section from California Architect and Building News, illustrating the General Elevation and... View more info

Image for [Two Items] The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California, together with a promotional booklet: California's Memorial Stadium.

[Two Items] The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California, together with a promotional booklet: California's Memorial Stadium.

By: (UNIVERITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Trustees of the Phoebe A. Hearst Architectural Plan: 1899

Seller ID: 8240


Oblong 4to. (10 x 14 inches). 152pp.; original printed wrappers, stabbed & tied at inner margin. Profusely illustrated with photographic plates, drawings and plans including a portrait of Mrs. Hearst, portraits of the six members of the jury, 3 shots of the jury deliberating on the site. Covers soiled; corners chipped with closed tear to cover foot of spine and a triangular 1" piece out bottom edge.A record of the Hearst competition for the Berkeley campus re... View more info

Image for The Literary Digest Liberty Map of the Western Front, Together with a Complete Area Map of The Great World War, Showing the Battle-Line of Liberty As It Stood April 15, 1918. Also the Lines of the Farthest Invasions of German and Allied Territory. With complete index of over 11,000 names.

The Literary Digest Liberty Map of the Western Front, Together with a Complete Area Map of The Great World War, Showing the Battle-Line of Liberty As It Stood April 15, 1918. Also the Lines of the Farthest Invasions of German and Allied Territory. With complete index of over 11,000 names.

By: (WORLD WAR I).

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., Funk & Wagnalls Co.: 1918

Edition: Map Cloth Edition

Seller ID: 8179


Folded color map printed on laminated map cloth; 42" x 51"; Map of the Western Front, with inset of the Area Map lower left portion. 32 p., index in color illustrated, stapled wrappers. Housed in original printed folder. Production makes this map very duarable, in fine condition; booklet fine; folder with soil and age toning. View more info

Image for The Adult Life of Toulouse Lautrec By Henri Toulouse Lautrec.

The Adult Life of Toulouse Lautrec By Henri Toulouse Lautrec.

By: ACKER, KATHY.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (N. Y.), (TVRT Press): (1978)

Seller ID: 8292


201 pp.; 16mo; cover design by Laurie Jewell Wegman; drawings by William Wegman.Offset printed artist's book, chapters include: The case of the murdered twerp; Longing for better things; The desperation of the poor; The creation of the world; How love can lead youngsters to murder; The future; The Life of Johnny Rocco. View more info

Image for The Letters of Henry Adams. (6 vols., complete)  Edited by J.C. Levenson [and others] with the assistance of Jayne N. Samuels, Eleanor Pearre Abbot.

The Letters of Henry Adams. (6 vols., complete) Edited by J.C. Levenson [and others] with the assistance of Jayne N. Samuels, Eleanor Pearre Abbot.

By: ADAMS, HENRY.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Cambridge & London, Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: 1982

Seller ID: 8217


8vo; cloth in dust jackets. Index in volume 6. View more info

Image for Twenty Four Fables of Aesop and other eminent mythologists, as rendered into English by Sir Roger L'Estrange, with illustrations after the etchings of Marcus Gheeraerts the elder.

Twenty Four Fables of Aesop and other eminent mythologists, as rendered into English by Sir Roger L'Estrange, with illustrations after the etchings of Marcus Gheeraerts the elder.

By: AESOP.; ROGER L'ESTRANGE, SIR; MARCUS GHEERAERTS .

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd.: 1928

Seller ID: 8250


52 pp.; sm 4to; purple cloth front cover ruled in gilt decoration, spine lettered in gilt; each of the twenty-four fables illustrated with nice reproductions of etchings. Fading to cloth at extremities, faint mottling to cloth on parts of front cover. View more info

Alfred Kubin: Handzeichnungen aus der Sammlung Roland Graf Faber Castell. .

By: ALBRECHT DURER GESELLSCHAFT KATALOG 16 .

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nurnberg, Albrecht Durer Gesellschaft: 1970

Seller ID: 8256


Sq. Octavo; Illustrated white wrappers with light age toning to extremities. A catalog of 148 pieces with a plate section showing 36 reproductions. View more info

Image for Alfred Jensen, Paintings and Diagrams from the Years 1957-1977.

Alfred Jensen, Paintings and Diagrams from the Years 1957-1977.

By: ALFRED JENSEN, WITH ESSAYS BY LINDA L. CATHCART, MARCIA TUCKER.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery: (1978)

Seller ID: 8366


Exhibition Catalog; 97 pp.,; 10" x 10"; illustrated white wrappers; full page color and half-tone reproductions throughout; b&w photographs. Includes chronology, list of exhibitions, bibliography. Crease to leading top corner and text pages. View more info

Image for Marginal Man [inscribed by the author].

Marginal Man [inscribed by the author].

By: ALLWOOD, MARTIN S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Liberal Press: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8309


Inscribed top leading edge of title page: "To Felix Greene, sincerely from Martin Allwood, 10. 5. 1961, at San Jose." Octavo; red wrappers printed in black. Upper fourth of wrappers faded; Moderate dampstain to bottom edges of title and text pages. View more info

The World War, Utterances concerning its Issues and Conduct, by members of the American Academy of Arts and Letters; printed for its archives and for free circulation.

By: AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ARTS AND LETTERS.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., By the Academy: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8244


90 pp.; 4to; purple cloth lettered in gilt. Fading to spine and top portion of front cover near spine.Essays by: John Burroughs, George W. Cable, William Gillette, William Dean Howells, Henry Cabot Lodge, Brander Matthews, Theodore Roosevelt, Elihu Root, Henry Van Dyke, Woodrow Wilson, Owen Wister, John Hay, Julia War Howe, and many others. View more info

Alfred Kubin : Drawings 1897-1909. In conjunction with the Exhibition Alfred Kubin, Drawings 1897-1909, Neue Galerie New York, September 25, 2008 - January 26, 2009.

By: ANNEGRET HOBERG; ALFRED KUBIN.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Munich, London, N.Y., Prestel Verlag: 2008

Seller ID: 8246


230 pp.; 4to; illustrated dust jacket; illustrations (some color), map, portraits. Still in original shrinkwrap."Alfred Kubin (1877-1959) created drawings that plumb the depths of the shadow world of the human subconscious, with its unguarded impulses and fears. Though a contemporary and fellow countryman of artist Gustav Klimt and designer Josef Hoffmann, Kubin eschewed the decorative impulses found in their work. Instead, inspired by the art of Francisco Go... View more info