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Image for Making Books in the Woods.

Making Books in the Woods.

By: (AA) ROBERSTON, JAMES & CAROLYN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Covelo, California, The Yolla Bolly Press: 1997

Seller ID: 8768

Condition: Fine condition


4to; 10 leaves; printed title on opaque paper endpapers. One thousand copies were printed. The type was set in Bembo by Monotype at M&H Type in San Francisco, and by hand at the Press. Illustrated with photographs of the Press taken by Brian Shea and printed by duotone offset lithography. This is one of 750 unsigned copies in Fabriano Ingres wrappers.A description of a distinctive approach to the printing of fine books - in a barn - within the relatively remote c... View more info

Image for [Two Items] First Books. Goodspeed's Catalogue Five sixty-six [together with] First Fruits:  An Exhibition of First Editions of First Books By American Authors, From The Berg Collection.

[Two Items] First Books. Goodspeed's Catalogue Five sixty-six [together with] First Fruits: An Exhibition of First Editions of First Books By American Authors, From The Berg Collection.

By: (BOOK TRADE) GOODSPEED'S; JOHN D. GORDAN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Goodspeed's; New York Public Library: (1970); 1949

Seller ID: 8689

Condition: Near Fine condition


127; 36 pps.; 8vo; sm 4to; wrappers. Pencil notes on covers and a enthusiastic note in red pen on bottom margin of the front cover by the late bookseller Barney Rosenthal: "A fabulous catalog ! !, BR 11/70." First Fruits with slight wear and toning at edges. View more info

Image for Botica General de los Remedios Esperimentados Sonoma, 1838.  Translation by Maria Lopez de Lowter; Introduction by Viola Lockhart Warren

Botica General de los Remedios Esperimentados Sonoma, 1838. Translation by Maria Lopez de Lowter; Introduction by Viola Lockhart Warren

By: (CALIFORNIA).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Ward Ritchie Press, For the Friends of the UCLA Library: 1954

Seller ID: 8753

Condition: Good Condition


26 pp.; 8vo; printed, stapled blue wrappers. Scuff to front cover; stip of light tanning across front endpaper; ownership ticket of Ed Ainsworth affixed to lower edge inside front cover.The Botica General . . . was one of twelve twelve books printed by the Zamorano press during its twelve years of service to the Mexican Government. View more info

Image for Moderne Villen und Einfamilienhäuser. Sammlung moderner Wohngebäude, Villen und Einfamilienhäuser aus Stadt und Land ausgeführt von den ersten Architekten der Jetztzeit.  [Modern villas and detached houses. Collection of modern residential buildings, villas and detached houses from town and country executed by the first architects of the present time.]

Moderne Villen und Einfamilienhäuser. Sammlung moderner Wohngebäude, Villen und Einfamilienhäuser aus Stadt und Land ausgeführt von den ersten Architekten der Jetztzeit. [Modern villas and detached houses. Collection of modern residential buildings, villas and detached houses from town and country executed by the first architects of the present time.]

By: (GERMAN ARCHITECTURE).

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Berlin, Wasmuth: 1902

Seller ID: 8741

Condition: Good Condition


EX-LIBRARY; 18" x 12"; sturdy green library cloth, spine lettered in silver including call no. foot of spine; bookplate of the Mechanics Institute Library front pastedown; rubber stamp and perforation on title page. Illustrated with 50 sharp, clean, full page photogravures. Text in German. View more info

Image for James Wines: Recent Sculpture 1963-66.

James Wines: Recent Sculpture 1963-66.

By: (JAMES WINES - EXHIBITION CATALOG).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Hamilton, N. Y.), Charles A. Dana Creative Arts Center, Colgate University: 1966

Seller ID: 8755

Condition: Good Condition


8 pp.; 8vo; stapled gray wrappers; b&w photographs. Light tanning to spine; diagonal crease across back cover. View more info

Image for Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Das graphische Werk, Zum 90. Geburtstag des Kunstlers.  Ausstellung vom 7. September bis 8. Dezember 1974, Berlin 33, Bussardsteig 9.

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Das graphische Werk, Zum 90. Geburtstag des Kunstlers. Ausstellung vom 7. September bis 8. Dezember 1974, Berlin 33, Bussardsteig 9.

By: (KARL SCHMIDT-ROTTLUFF) LEOPOLD REIDEMEISTER.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Brucke-Museum: 1974

Seller ID: 8671

Condition: Fine condition


29 pp.; sq. 4to; decorative paper over boards; 65 full page full page reproductions of the graphic work. View more info

Image for The May T. Morrison Festival of Music, dedicating the May T. Morrison Hall, the Alfred Hertz Memorial Hall of Music, the Edmond O'Neill Memorial Organ, the Ansley Salz Collection of Instruments.

The May T. Morrison Festival of Music, dedicating the May T. Morrison Hall, the Alfred Hertz Memorial Hall of Music, the Edmond O'Neill Memorial Organ, the Ansley Salz Collection of Instruments.

By: (MAY TREAT MORRISON, DECICATION PROGRAM).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Department of Music, University of California at Berkeley: 1958

Seller ID: 8703

Condition: Fine condition


8vo; blue wrappers; illustrated with drawings and photographs. Mimeograph of program for the Manfred F. Bukofzer Memorial Lectures laid in. View more info

Image for The Union Song Book: a Choice and Well-selected Collection of the most Popular Sentimental, Patriotic, Naval and Comic Songs.

The Union Song Book: a Choice and Well-selected Collection of the most Popular Sentimental, Patriotic, Naval and Comic Songs.

By: (SONG).

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: N.Y., Leavitt and Allen: no date (c. 1857)

Seller ID: 8705

Condition: Good Condition


160 pp.; 24mo; blind stamped pattern on brown cloth; spine lettered and decorated in gilt, which is dulled. Dampstain from top & bottom edges near spine head affecting text pages, particularly prelims and rear endpapers, diminishing as one works into the center of the book. Song notes and ownership name of "Thomas M. Elliott, Grass Valley, Nevada County, California," in pencil front endpaper; rough sketch of a map in pencil back pastedown showing east coast state... View more info

Image for RJ, Robinson Jeffers   A Portrait.

RJ, Robinson Jeffers A Portrait.

By: ADAMIC, LOUIS. WITH A FORWARD BY GARTH SHERWOOD JEFFERS.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Covelo, California, The Yolla Bolly Press: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8636

Condition: Fine condition


The edition was limited to 265 numbered copies and 20 presentation copies. Signed by Garth Jeffers on the colophon. This copy is lettered "Press Copy" set aside for reviewers, [60] pp.; 8vo; flexible boards covered in gray German bookcloth, in publishers wax paper jacket with nick to top edge; pasted labels front & spine; designed by James and Carolyn Robertson and set by hand in Frederic Goudy's Californian types, on Rives and Italian Fabriano papers; title pag... View more info

Image for Derrière mon miroir.

Derrière mon miroir.

By: AIMÉ MAEGHT, PARLE.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris, Disques Culturels Francais: (1964)

Seller ID: 8754

Condition: Very Good condition


7" vinyle record, in sleeve designed by Giacometti, showing moderate wear and soil, numbered label taped to top edge front cover. Record very clean with no apparent marks or scratches.Aime Maeght was a French art dealer, collector, lithographer, and publisher. This is no. 29 in the Francais de Notre Temps series View more info

Image for Correspondance Avec Elie et Florence Halevy.

Correspondance Avec Elie et Florence Halevy.

By: ALAIN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 1958

Seller ID: 8777

Condition: Good Condition


467 pp.; 8vo; wrappers; one plate with photographs of Alain & Elie Halevy. Light foxing, tanning and soil to covers; half-inch loss at foot of spine.Text in French. View more info

Image for Art and Architecture of Spain.

Art and Architecture of Spain.

By: ALTET, XAVIER BARRAL I., EDITOR.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bullfinch: 1998

Seller ID: 8611

ISBN: 0821224565

Condition: As New


575 pp.; 4to; cloth, in dust jacket. Still in original shrinkwrap and shipping box. 503 illustrations. View more info

Image for North Beach Magazine (Volumes 1, Numbers 1 & 2;  Volume 2, Numbers 1 & 2).

North Beach Magazine (Volumes 1, Numbers 1 & 2; Volume 2, Numbers 1 & 2).

By: ANBIAN, ROBERT, ED.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (San Francisco), Fair Productions: 1985; 1986

Seller ID: 8662

Condition: Fine condition


4 magazines starting with the Premier Issue; 10.75" x 8.25"; stapled, illustrated covers; articles, illustrations, photographs, advertisements throughout.On the evolving life of this San Francisco neighborhood, "the soul of the city." View more info

Image for Yes, But . . ., A Critical Study of Philip Guston.

Yes, But . . ., A Critical Study of Philip Guston.

By: ASHTON, DORE.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: N.Y., Viking: (1976)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8674

ISBN: 0670793884

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap


206 pp.; 4to; cloth, in price-clipped jacket; chiefly half-tone reproductions throughout, some color. Jacket with quarter inch closed tears leading top & bottom edges; light soil to white back panel. View more info

Image for Les Devoirs de L'Esprit [Inscribed by the author].

Les Devoirs de L'Esprit [Inscribed by the author].

By: AVELINE, CLAUDE.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Grasset: 1945

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 8779

Condition: Very Good condition


287 pp.; 12mo; printed wrappers. Inscribed by the author on half-title "a Monsieru et Madame Eustis parce fu'ils retrouveront ici, notre Benjamin Cremieux, et en souvenir d'une (?aimeable zen contre ?). Janvier, 1962." Light tanning to wrappers and text pages.Text in French. View more info

Image for The Tradition of Constructivism.

The Tradition of Constructivism.

By: BANN, STEPHEN, EDITOR, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Viking: 1974

Edition: New Documentary Edition

Seller ID: 8668

ISBN: 0670723010

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


From the Documents of 20th Century Art series; 334 pp., includes bibliography; illustrations and other reproductions throughout. View more info

Image for Opera : Composers, Works, Performers.

Opera : Composers, Works, Performers.

By: BATTA, ANDRAS.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cologne, Konemann: 2000

Seller ID: 8786

ISBN: 3829035713

Condition: As New


923 pages; 4to; pictorial dust jacket; illustrations (some color). Still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. View more info

Image for Carrers in Commercial Art.

Carrers in Commercial Art.

By: BIEGELEISEN, J. I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 1945

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8677

Condition: Very Good condition in Good jacket, in protective mylar wrap


276 pp.; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket with chips and loss at edges. Ownership name front paste-down. Illustrated with photographs. Chapters include: Evolution of a Dustwrapper, and Cartooning is a Funny Business, Typography as an Art. View more info

Image for One of the Missing.  With an introduction by Page Smith, and illustrations by David Page.

One of the Missing. With an introduction by Page Smith, and illustrations by David Page.

By: BIERCE, AMBROSE.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: (Covelo, CA), Yolla Bolly Press: (1991)

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8651

Condition: Near Fine condition in Very Good box


No. 5 of 30 copies, signed on the colophon by Smith & Page. 144 pp.; folio (10 " x 14"); text printed in two colors by letterpress from metal type on mould-formed Lana Gravure paper. Illustrated with woodcuts by David Page, printed on a hand-operated press. Bound in full soft black sheepskin, accompanied by an extra suite of unbound prints signed by Page. Whe whole is enclosed in a clamshell-style box handmade of archival board covered in black German cotton. Lig... View more info