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Sunnyvale, CA: The Friends of the Western Philatelic Library, Inc., 1977. Fifth Printing. Octavo; pp 304; VG/G; blue spine with black and white text; dust jacket has moderate rubbing to exterior and edges, minor chipping to edges; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author.
Malibu, California: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1988. Japanese Printing. tall Qto. VG/VG. pearl gray glossy DJ spine with large dark blue title, black publisher. nearly fully illustrated jacket front with enlarged titling. dark navy clothbound HB with gilt stamped titling down spine and upon front board. light gray waffled endpapers. 36 catalogued color pieces with some accompanying b/w and color figures and text details. textblock clear and excellent, no marks. tightly bound and solid copy, neatly aligned sheets. very faintly foxed, slim ivory outer edges. 127 pp. ISBN# 0892361387.
[Phoenix, AZ]: Phoenix Art Museum, 1980. First Edition. Square octavo, 184 pages, VG-; paperback, gray spine, blue lettering: rubbing with superficial material loss to head, tail, and along hinges; areas of sun-fading to front and back covers, cover art somewhat affected, lettering unaffected; mild wear to clean text-block, two mild scratches to bottom; interior clean, replete with black-and-white and full-color plates; shelved Front Table.
Boston and Cambridge, MA: Museum of Fine Arts and Harvard University Press, 1941. Quarto; pp 366; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth has some spotting and soiling to boards; some sunning to boards; noticeable wear to edges; moderate sunning to spine; slightly bowed boards, as is; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; arts-collection; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1923. 1355/1500. Small Quarto; pp 20; 152 plates; G-/no-DJ; light orange spine with gilt text; limited edition; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; black marker mark to lower spine; some scratches to boards; moderate rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; ex-library with markings to ffep and half title page; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated with tissue guards; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece with tissue guard; adhesive residue to rear endpaper; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited order.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter Inc., 1971. First. Large oblong octavo; VG/VG-; green spine, white text; jacket has large crease on front, small closed tear at spine head, other general shelfwear; boards are strong; textblock has minor staining around edges, foxing on page after half title page, otherwise clean; pp 258.
New York: Hawthorn Books Inc., Publishers. Small Quarto; G/Fair; Off-white spine with gold text; Dust jacket has slightly age toned exterior with moderately rubbed edges, sticker on front, exterior and along corners and spotting & slight stains on front and back; Boards have slight foxing on exterior panels with minor edge wear, otherwise strong with sturdy panels; Text block is lightly age toned with undamaged & clean pages; Ten inch LP record inside pouch on rear pastedown; pp 93.
New York, NY: Mayflower Books Inc. / Christie's, 1980. First American Edition. oversize 8vo. VG/VG-.solid bronze metallic glossy DJ spine with small white and black lettering. light edgewear along perimeter with stressed spine head and tail. jacket front and rear have centered color illustration, framed thickly by the solid bronze. HB is a faint butter yellow, stamped brown titling down spine and upon front board. large label removed, scuff to left fep. illustrations lavish, with 50 specially commissioned line drawings, 27 in full color. neat, no interior discoloration, bound solidly between sturdy boards. 128 pp. ISBN# 0831721618.
Secausus, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc., 1989. Small quarto; pp 127; VG-/VG-; beige spine with gray text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; some sticker residue to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated with may photographs and illustrations; interior clean.
Woodbridge: Baron Publishing, 1971. Quarto; VG/VG; dust jacket has minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, sticker on interior front flap, age toning on interior flaps around edges; board strong, writing in pen on rear interior; text block has foxing on exterior head edge, slight age toning around edges; includes insert with pen markings; 339pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Suffolk: The Antique Collectors' Club, 1971. Large Octavo; VG/VG-; Dark yellow spine with yellow text and a small picture of a sculpted dog. DJ has general shelf wear, small closed tear on front; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing to fore edge and a few pages, light age toning to edge of pages, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 339; May require extra pricing for shipping international; Shelved with Full Price Art Books.
London: Pall Mall Press, 1979. Reprint. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. White spine with black lettering. Sale sticker to top rear dust jacket panel. Age-toning to dust jacket panels, panels generally clean. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 348pp.
Accokeek: Washington International Associates, 1979. First English Translation. First English translation, 1979 reprint; octavo; VG-/G+; off-white spine with black text; dustjacket has light edgewear, water damage to bottom edges of covers, general discoloration and age toning to all edges; boards are strong with water damage to bottom edges, otherwise clean; textblock is clean; 348pp.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1997. First Edition. Thick Octavo; pp 635; VG-/G; blue/black pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows light rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight staining to tail edge; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; slightly cocked spine; arts - American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Oregon: Portland Art Museum, 2002. na. Qto. VG/VG. glossy spine is in shades of purple ripples with tiny white lettering down spine, in small characters. fully pictorial jacket front/rear, edgewear is negligible. black clothbound HB has stamped gold titles down spine and across front board. decorative gray endpapers. lavishly illustrated in color. 176 pp. ISBN# 188312414x.
Antrim, N. Ireland: W. & G. Baird Ltd., 1975. Booklet; unpaginated; G-/paperback; white comb spine with yellow covers; green text and illustration to front; covers show slight sunning; some rubbing wear to edges; light ink to front; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; light toning to interior pages; illustrated with many photographs.
Budapest: Kepzomuveszeti Alap Kiado Vallalata, 1979. Quarto: VG/VG: Purple spine with gold text: DJ is cover in mylar sheath, some mild shelfwear mostly concentrated at tail, head and corners, some scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, slight bump on bottom edge, very minmal edgewear: Textblock is darkened with age as are pages but otherwise free of markings, folds or tears except last page several inch tear in bottom corner that does not impact readability, half title page has inscription in Hungarian, some black and white and color photographs of the subject matter: Text is in HUNGARIAN: 396 pp. Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
Octavo: VG/no-DJ wraps: Blue and gray spine with black text: Covers in good condition with mild shelfwear, bumping in upper corner: Textblock is darkened with age, pages are free of markings or tears, bumping in upper corner created slight fold throughout upper inch of pages: TEXT IS ENTIRELY IN HEBREW: 206 pp.
Lenigrad: Khudozhnik RSFSR, 1971. Large Octavo; pp 178; VG/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sun darkened exterior; small chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior has light toning toward edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; Russian text;.
New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International, 1992. First Edition. Large Quarto: VG/VG: Deep purple spine with gold text: Slipcase is in excellent condition with minimal shelfwear confined to tail edge: DJ has light edgewear, some scuff marks, overall clean: Boards are strong with very light dust staining, binding is tight, virtually no rubbing to edges: Textblock exterior is clean and pages clean and unmarked: 321 pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Fairfield: James D. Julia, Inc., 2003. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with gold text; Boards strong with some light rubbing, corners and spine tips have light wear and bumping, bottom edge of back board a few small indents, spine and back cover a few tiny scuffs, binding strong; Textblock fore edge has a few small spots in upper right, interior clean; 139 pp.
Heidelberg: Anitquitaten METZ, 2004. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with blue print; Boards in glossy grey illustrated paper with blue print, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; Auction catalog, “Auction: Friday April 23rd, 2004 at 2 pm”— title page; Text in German; 410 pages, illustrated (color).
Newport, England: R.H. Johns Ltd., 1951. First Edition. Quarto; G/no-DJ; pp 132; sun faded blue spine with gilt lettering; cloth has moderate wear to exterior, slight creasing down from board; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, light toning to first and last few pages; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
1955. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Gray spine with black text; Boards are slightly sunned with light age toning around exterior edges with some smudged on front & rear, otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to age with light foxing on head edge exterior, pages inside are unmarked with tight binding; pp 254.
London: B. A. Seaby, Ltd., 1970. Reprint. Octavo. VG- in VG- dust jacket. Red spine with black lettering. Minor shelf-wear to DJ, most notably to the head and tail of the DJ spine. Top front corner bumped. Scar to rear cover of the book. Sale sticker affixed at bottom of front DJ flap. Binding intact. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 282pp with XXX plates following.
London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1985. First Edition. Quarto; pp 240; VG/G; black pictorial spine with ivory and orange text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; sticker residue to rear; some chips to corners; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown.
Washington, DC: The Near Eastern Art Research Center, 1992. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Thin, red, sun faded spine with white text: Covers have some sun fading down spine, age toning, chipping at head of spine, light shelfwear, binding solid: Textblock exterior has age toning, pages clean and unmarked: 115 pp.
New York: The Free Press, 1986. First Printing. Large Octavo; pp 339; G/G-; ivory spine with blue and black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; cloth shows slight wear to corners; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
California: Fine Numismatic Books, 1984. Large Octavo; VG/VG-; Thin white parchment spine with spider web designs, no text. DJ has shelf wear, closed tears on spine tail and rear edge, open tears on corners; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 68.
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1979. twelfth printing. Large Octavo; G/G+; Silver spine with black text; Dust jacket has moderately rubbed exterior with minor edge wear & light foxing on fore edges, otherwise intact; Cloth has slight shelf wear slightly sunned exterior and light foxing toward tail front & rear edges, otherwise intact and strong panels; Text block shows wear due to handling, some light foxing on exterior edges but pages are unmarked and binding is tight; previous owner's name on front pastedown and ffep; pp 352.
Piermont, NY: Pier Books, Inc./ Dupont Communications, 2007. First Edition. Oblong Quarto; pp 215; VG-/VG-; dark blue spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; slight bowing to boards; text blocks show little wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated with color photographs; interior clean.
Singapore: Times Editions, 1988. Quarto; pp 240; G/G-; black spine with burgundy text; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; some bending to edges, rubbing to corners; cloth has rubbed corners; slightly sunned exterior; text block has light wear to exterior edges; cracking to gutters; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Abbeville Press, Publishers, 1987. First U.S. Edition. Oblong Quarto; pp 328; VG/G; black spine with pink and white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; signed by author; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.