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Glover's Illustrated Letters: for the Artist, Historian, Texania and Americana Collector

By: Jack Glover

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cow Puddle Press: 1977-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-1-956

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed and inscribed by author on portrait page. " For friends, Dwain & Carol Middlebrooks. Great People. Old Onery- Jack Glover." A collection of illustrated letters written in the 1960's and 1970's by famous people and famous Western artists. Forward by John Justin of Justin Boots, letters from Presidents, artists and cartoonist. Some of the letters included are from: Ronald Reagan, Fred Harman, Randy Steffen, Harry Truman,Al Napoletano, Joe Beeler, Bob Tommey, Jay Jenkins, Walt Cude, Bob Mooline, Richard M. Moore, Bob Dale, Joe Grandee, Ace Reid, Don Trachte, Gloria Marshall, Andrew Berric... View more info

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Salvador Dali by Hodge, Jessica

By: Jessica Hodge

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Barnes Noble: 1996-01-01

Seller ID: 6-2-1

ISBN: 1566191807

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Looks unread. A fascinating survey of the work of an artist whose reputation as a showman has tended to devalue his exceptional ability as a draftsman and his extraordinary imaginative fertility. This handsome volume, illustrated with over 80 glorius full-color plates drwawn from the full range of Dali"s work, and with a concise fully-illustrated introduction setting the paintings in the context of his life and times, represents a fitting memorial to a unique artistic phenomenon. View more info

Richard Wagner, 1813-1883: Centenary catalogue

By: John Chancellor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kew Books: 1983-01-01

Seller ID: 77-2-1907

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Slightly yellowed fro age.Catalogue listing items from Wagner including letters, operas and compositions, music-drama, writings, correspondence, biographies and critical studies, contemporary music, Bayreuth, Wagner and the Anglo-Saxon world, Wahnfried circle, friends and contemporaries, Wagner as an institution, newspapers and other ephemera. Listings have prices from that time period. View more info

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Benjamin West: The Context of His Life's Work

By: John DILLENBERGER

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Publisher: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-4-10

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition. Plastic protective cover that is chipped. First title page has stain from black endpaper. Light foxing on endpaper. "With particular attention to paintings with religious subject matter, includ a correlated version of early nineteenth- century lists of West's paintings, exhibitions, and sales records of his works, and also a current checklist of major religious works." View more info

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The Devil's Code by Sandford, John

By: John Sandford

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 2000-10-02

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-4-03

ISBN: 0399146504

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Before Lucas Davenport and the brilliant Prey novels, there was Kidd, artist, computer whiz, and professional criminal and his sometime partner, sometime lover, LuEllen. The Army had left Kidd with a dislike for bureaucratic organization and the skills to do something about it, but it hadn't prepared him for the day a woman appeared at his door and told him that his colleague Jack Morrison had vanished, and that Kidd and his friends were the target of a national manhunt. View more info

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The River Bank: A sequel to Kenneth Grahame's The Wind in the Willows

By: Johnson, Kij; Jennings, Kathleen [Illustrator]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Small Beer Press: 2017-09-19

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3-1-1715

ISBN: 1618731300

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.In this delightful dive into the bygone world of Kenneth Grahame's The Wind in the Willows staunch Mole, sociable Water Rat, severe Badger, and troublesome and ebullient Toad of Toad Hall are joined by a young mole lady, Beryl, and her dear friend, Rabbit. There are adventures, kidnappings, lost letters, and family secrets lavishly illustrated throughout by award-winning artist Kathleen Jennings. View more info

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The Magician's Elephant SIGNED

By: Kate DiCamillo; Illustrator-Yoko Tanaka

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Candlewick: 2009-09-08

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: unit12-5

ISBN: 0763644102

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated 2009 first edition with full number line.When a fortuneteller's tent appears in the market square of the city of Baltese, orphan Peter Augustus Duchene knows the questions that he needs to ask: Does his sister still live? And if so, how can he find her? The fortuneteller's mysterious answer (an elephant! An elephant will lead him there!) sets off a chain of events so remarkable, so impossible, that you will hardly dare to believe it's true. With atmospheric illustrations by fine artist Yoko Tanaka, here is a dreamlike and captivating t... View more info

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A Cold Heart: An Alex Delaware Novel

By: Kellerman, Jonathan

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2003-04-29

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-11-3

ISBN: 0345452550

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. corner bumped and light edge wear on DJ. "I've got a weird one, so naturally I thought of you," says Milo Sturgis, summoning his friend Alex to the trendy gallery where a promising young artist has been brutally garroted on the night of her first major showing. What makes it "a weird one" is the lack of any obvious motive, and the luridly careful staging of the murder scene, which immediately suggests to Alex not an impulsive crime of ... View more info

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Kahlo (Basic Art)

By: Kettenmann, Andrea

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Taschen: 1994-06-01

Seller ID: 55-3-12

ISBN: 3822896365

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Unread with pages lightly yellowed. Inside pages clean. The Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) is one of the most important 20th century painters, and one of the few Latin American artists to have achieved a global reputation. In 1983 her work was declared the property of the Mexican state. Kahlo was one of the daughters of an immigrant German photographer and a Mexican woman of Indian origin. Her life and work were more inextricably interwoven than in almost any other artist's case. Two events in her life were of crucial importance. When she was 18, a bus accident put her in hospital for ... View more info

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A Piece of the World: A Novel

By: Kline, Christina Baker

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2017-02-21

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1708

ISBN: 0062356267

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on publisher's bound signing page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.To Christina Olson, the entire world was her family's remote farm in the small coastal town of Cushing, Maine. Born in the home her family had lived in for generations, and increasingly incapacitated by illness, Christina seemed destined for a small life. Instead, for more than twenty years, she was host and inspiration for the artist Andrew Wyeth, and became the subject of one of the best known American paintings of the twentieth century. View more info

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The Flamethrowers

By: Kushner, Rachel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2014-01-14

Seller ID: 55-3-1803

ISBN: 1439142017

Condition: New


New. Unread.Includes a new essay by the author, with a folio of images, Reno, so called because of the place of her birth, comes to New York intent on turning her fascination with motorcycles and speed into art. Her arrival coincides with an explosion of activity artists colonize a deserted and industrial SoHo, stage actions in the East Village, blur the line between life and art. Reno is submitted to a sentimental education of sorts by dreamers, poseurs, and raconteurs in New York and by radicals in Italy, where she goes with her lover to meet his estranged and formidable family. View more info

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Casa Azul: An Encounter with Frida Kahlo

By: Laban Carrick Hill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Watson-Guptill: 2005-07-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-66

ISBN: 0823004112

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition with full number line. Back board is slightly bent. The author brings Frida Kahlo's compelling paintings to life, introducing young readers to her home in Mexico City and the often painful life circumstances that fueled her work. View more info

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We Are Water: A Novel

By: Lamb, Wally

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Harper: 2013-10-22

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-3-64

ISBN: 0061941026

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on publisher's bound signing page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.After 27 years of marriage and three children, Anna Oh, wife, mother, outsider artist has fallen in love with Viveca, the wealthy Manhattan art dealer who orchestrated her success. They plan to wed in the Oh family's hometown of Three Rivers in Connecticut. But the wedding provokes some very mixed reactions and opens a Pandora's Box of toxic secrets, dark and painful truths that have festered below the surface of the Ohs' lives. We Are Water is a layered portrait of marriage, family, and... View more info

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Bandits

By: Leonard, Elmore

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: 1987-12-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-1-59

ISBN: 0877958416

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover.Come down to New Orleans and meet the bandits, an ex-nun who happens to be beautiful, an ex-con who thinks he's gone straight and an ex-cop whose career was cut short when he was sent to prison. They stumbled onto a private fund-raising scheme to aid the Nicaraguan Contras. And they think the several million dollars should stay in New Orleans. View more info

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Mystery Men

By: Liss, David; Zircher, Patrick [Illustrator]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Marvel: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-2-930

ISBN: 0785147454

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by David Liss on front cover. Autographed copy sticker on cover. Full number line. 10987654321. Unread. Introducing Marvel"s all-new, never-before-seen heroes of the 1930s! With a new evil washing over an unsuspecting New York City, the Operative, the Aviatrix, the Surgeon, the Revenant and Achilles blast through dangers from blood-soaked mob warehouses to monster-infested mansions, and fight to blow the lid off a conspiracy that could bring the nation itself to its knees! Award-winning historical-thriller novelist David Liss (BLACK PANTHER: THE MAN WITHOUT FEAR) and acclaimed arti... View more info

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Le musee Picasso Paris

By: Marie-Laure Besnard-Bernadac

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ministere de la Culture: 1987-01-01

Seller ID: 2-5-1530

ISBN: 2711820424

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Slight yellowing on page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. This book presents a selection of seventy one works of painting and sculpture that are considered to be the masterpieces of the Musee Picasso, not only those works that are of undeniable historical importance but also less well-known works that Picasso valued enough to imental reasons. Many reproduced in color. View more info

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Into the Wilderness: An Artist's Journey [Hardcover] by Mardon, Mark

By: Mark Mardon; Illustrator-Stephen Lyman; Photographer-Stephen Lyman; Introduction-Bev Doolittle

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Artisan: 1995-01-09

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6-2-1857

ISBN: 1885183313

Condition: Used: Very Good


Very Good. Ex-library book with pocket and scan sticker on fep. Library stamps on first pages. DJ in mylar cover. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Text is laced with writings, poetry and quotes by naturalist giants the likes of Henry David Thoreau, John Muir, Edward Abbey, David Brower, Wendell Berry, Gretel Ehrlich, Wallace Stegner. View more info

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American Folk Painting.

By: Mary Black and Jean Lipman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-4-900

Condition: Collectible: Good


First edition. Good/ Poor. Dust jacket is poor. It is torn and taped back together and is missing pieces. The dust jacket flaps have been glued to the inside boards. A few small stains in the book but overall the inside pages are clean and binding is tight. 86 plates in color, 146 illustrations in black and white. This is the most comprehensive book ever published about the charming and enduringly interesting art of self taught American painter who worked in small towns and country side. Includes an Index. Contains artist such as: John White, John Durand, Joseph Badger, Winthrop Chandler, Jos... View more info

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Beauty Is Convulsive: The Passion of Frida Kahlo

By: Maso, Carole

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Counterpoint: 2002-11-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-49

ISBN: 1582430896

Condition: New


Unread A vibrant series of prose poems celebrating the life of artist Frida Kahlo. Beauty Is Convulsive is a biographical meditation on one of the twentieth centurys most compelling and famous artists, Frida Kahlo (1907-1954). At the age of nineteen, Kahlos life was transformed when the bus in which she was riding was hit by a trolley car. Pierced by a steel handrail and broken in many places, she entered a long period of convalescence during which she began to paint self-portraits. In 1928, at twenty-one, she joined the Communist Party and came to know Diego Rivera. The forty-one-year-old Riv... View more info

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In

By: McClure, Nikki

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 2015-03-03

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-1506

ISBN: 1419714864

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. Her illustrations are made from her papercut art. Fold out page with owls that are identified with a chart at the end of the book.For a boy and his toy giraffe, today is the perfect day to stay in. Snug in his pajamas, he reads books, bakes popovers, and plays with a big wicker basket, that he transforms into a rocket ship to fly in "innerspace." But soon, the outdoors is too tempting to resist, and he takes his wild imagination into nature. That is, until it's time to come... View more info