Moscow, Russia: Gosudarstvennaja Tretjakovskaja Galereja (The State Tretyakov Gallery), 2008. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; VG; Boards clean with minimal shelf ware: Text block clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 206. Extra shipping required for items requested for expedited/international shipping or for any items over 4 Lbs.
Russia & Eastern Europe
Leningrad (Saint Petersburg), Russia: ХУДОЖНИК РСФСР ЛЕНИНГРАД (Artist of the RSFSR) LENINGRAD, 1972. Hardcover Small Imperial Octavo; VG/VG; DJ is age toned with general shelf ware, rubbing on corners and covers, damp staining and pronounced sunning on spine, closed tear on foot edge of front cover near bottom right corner; Text block lightly age toned but clean, text and illustration clear and legible, mostly in Ukrainian, English book summary and index in back; pp 239.
New York: Guggenheim Museum Publications, 2007. Quarto; pp 181; VG/VG; red spine with white text; dust jacket show minimal shelf wear to exterior; minor bumping to edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; Russian text; arts - American; shelved in American Art.
Kiev, Ukraine: київ мистецтво (Kiev Mistetsvo Publishers), 1989. Hardcover Large Quarto; VG/VG; DJ is in protective archival cover, shows general shelf ware, rubbing on corners, closed tear on head of front inside slip, scratches on back cover, 4 1/2-inch closed tear up from bottom of front cover; light age tone on text block, otherwise clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 247.
London: John Stockdale, 1811. Quarto; unpaginated; Fair; 1/4 bound brown cloth spine with gilt text to spine; ex-library with markings to spine, stamped numbers to title page; marbled boards have moderate wear to exterior; slightly sunned exterior; significant wear to edges, chipped rear spine head edge; text block has all edges gilt; slight scratches to exterior edges; cracked gutters; previous bookshop's label to front pastedown; slight writing to frontispiece; 70 richly colored mezzotint engravings, some offset to facing pages; foxing to some pages, impacting some plates; English and French text; RL Consignment.
Leningrad: "Khudozhnik RSFSR" 1981. Quarto; pp 202; VG-/G-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; some chips to corners; 2.5 inch chip to rear tail edge; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly bowed boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; red endpapers; profusely illustrated with may photographs; interior clean; Russian and English text.
1988. Large Quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with pink text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior edges & spine with moderate rubbing on rear but otherwise clean and undamaged; Cloth has very slight shelf wear with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edge with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 199. Russian text.
Moscow, Russia: Soviet Artist Publishing House, 1965. Hardcover Quarto; VG-/VG; DJ shows moderate ware: rubbing, chipping, closed tears on corners and edges, sunning and age tone, especially pronounced sunning on spine, corners of inside slips are clipped; Boards show rubbing on front and back; Text block age toned, text and plate are legible and clear.
Moscow: Sovietsky Khudozhnik Publishers, 1989. 2nd Edition. Octavo; pp 383+167; G+/no-DJ; light brown spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; brown slipcase has heavy wear to edges; some scratches to exterior; cloths have lightly sunned boards; text blocks have very slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; Russian and English text; arts - Russian; drawing.
Moscow: n. publ. 1970. Oblong Octavo; pp 23; G/no-DJ; ivory spine with black text; boards have slight toning to exterior; gilt and green illustration to front; small purple stamp to rear; strong boards; minor wear to corners; text block has minor wear to exterior edges; slight toning to interior edges; profusely illustrated; Russian text.
n. p. Aurora Art Publishers, 1971. 10mo; G+/no-DJ; beige tri-fold covers with black text; covers have slight soiling to exterior, sunning to exterior; text block consists of 16 loose postcards which show only minor rubbing to corners, lightly sunned exteriors; Russian and English text Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
Department of the Army, 1984. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, bare page edge (stapled); Cover is tan with red and black print, mild edgewear, spotting, shelfwear, slight bumps to corners; Text block is stapled and punched through for three-hole loose-leaf, clean and tight; "This field manual is part of FM series 100-2, The Soviet Army"; variously paged, illustrated, folded charts.
Moscow: n. publ. 1970. Oblong Octavo; pp 20; G/no-DJ; ivory spine with black text; boards have slight toning to exterior; gilt and blue illustration to front; small purple stamp to rear; strong boards; text block has minor wear to exterior edges; slight toning to interior edges; small tear to head edge of ffep; profusely illustrated; Russian text; arts - Russian.
Moscow, Russia: Mockba ПРОСВЕЩЕНИЕ (Moscow Education), 1997. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; VG; Blue cloth board with gilt lettering;Boards show light general shelf ware, sticker residue on top left corner of back board, otherwise clean; Text block age toned but clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 160.
Tashkent, Uzbekistan: 1994. Small quarto; pp 238; VG/VG; blue spine with white and gilt text; slipcase shows only light dings to edges, minor rubbing to exterior; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor wear to corners; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; blue patterned endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; some inscription writing to rear endpaper; Russian text.
Washington, DC: Union of Councils for Soviet Jews, December 1999. US Printing. Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. slim white glossy wraps spine with dark navy title, and small white uppercase publisher on navy band. partially illustrated softcover, smooth no impressions but front cover thumbed lightly. white text block no writing, some b/w maps and images. outer edges clear. slim softcover of 204 pp.
New York: Continuum, 1981. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG/VG-; Spine is red with black text, sunned; DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing, some open and closed tears along edges, age-toning to recto and verso, design is clear; Boards have edge wear, light rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 324; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1989. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is grey with pink text; Boards have edge wear, light bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 244; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG; grey spine, red and black text; dust jacket has sunbleaching to the spine and edges of the front and rear cover, general shelfwear; boards strong, clean, text block age toned, minor spotting on fore edge of textblock exterior; 420pp.
Baku: TUTU Publishing, 2001. First edition. Quarto; First edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; Slipcase, illustrated, clean and strong; DJ is clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with black print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, black ribbon marker; 190 pages, illustrated (color).
Uzbekistan: Tashkent, 1986. First edition. Quarto. VG with VG dust jacket. Brown spine with white lettering. Dust jacket panels clean, covers clean. Binding strong. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and unmarked. Small pricing discoloration to top corner of half-title page where item was previously priced. 247pp. Text in English, Russian and Uzbek. Shelved in Russian/Slavic art subsection.
New York: International Publishers, 1932. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black fabric spine with green text. Boards have wear, rubbing on edges, tape repair on edges by previous owner, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has wear on edges, front end paper has previous owner's initials, rear list of books ad has light pencil marks, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 250.
Moscow: Glav. uprav. geodezii i kartografii pri Sovete Ministrov SSSR, 1959. Three volume ephemera edition. Three volumes, quarto, each volume a staple-bound individual gathering. Each volume good with no dust jacket. Notable age-toning to wrappers. For each volume, owner markings in Russian to top corner of front wrapper. Color prints of each volume generally clean and free of markings, though each volume exhibits some age-toning. Volume 1 to 16pp, volume 2 to 12pp, volume 3 to 21pp. Text of the maps for each volume in Russian. Shelved in ephemera box F.
London: C. W. Beaumont, 1930. First Edition. Octavo, 140 pages, G+/no DJ; black cloth boards, gold lettering and illustration: boards age-toned dark brown, mild overall wear, boards cocked, starting hinge to boards (backing visible), binding sturdy; chipping to head and tail, bumping to corners; faded marbled top, deckled fore- and bottom-edges, age-toning/wear to text-block; mild age-toning to interior, text occasionally faded yet clear and legible, some illustrations affected yet clear; ex-libris bookplate to front paste-down; shelved Case 10.
First Edition. 8vo, paged 41-66, , 3 leaves of plates; VG; blue cover with black print, slight crease to lower left corner of back cover; ink inscription "Paul Bedoukian" and his address at bottom of first page; clean interior; "Reprinted from The American Numismatic Society Museum Notes 14 (1968)."
Cairo, Egypt: Printed at Imperial Press, 1947. First Edition. 8vo., 183pp.; VG; in brown wraps, black lettering on spine, mild shelfwear; stapled binding; last page partialy torn along gutter due to the nature of binding; INSCRIBED on ffep by Beglar to Arthur E. Callahan, First Secretary (title) to the U.S. Iraqi Ambassador, dated 27.10.47 in Cairo; Beglar was the Secretary for the American Committee for the Independence of Armenia; incredibly scarce in any condition, let alone as a signed presentation copy; shelved case 2.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1976. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print, DJ has mild edgewear, slight smudging and shelfwear; Boards in orange cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has stamped initials on bottom edge, else clean and tight; xxiv, 312 pages, frontispiece, illustrations (color and b&w plates). [Shelf: Renaissance & Italian Art].
Beograd, Yugoslavia: Jugoslovenska Revija (Yugoslav Magazine), 1984. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; VG/VG-; DJ is clean with minor general shelf war. Light rubbing on corners; Spine cocked; Text block age toned. Small damp stain on head edge. Otherwise clean. Text and pictures legible and clear; pp 735. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates.
Lanham, Boulder, New York, London: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2000. Large octavo; pp 263; G/G; white spine with brown text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; light toning to rear; cloth has light wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; slight bowing to front board; faint damp stain to spine tail edge; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; slight underlining and margin markings throughout.
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 614; G/paperback; peach spine with black handwritten text; volume 2, this volume only; covers show moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine, slight wear to exterior, slight toning to exterior edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Washington, D.C: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 509; G/paperback; peach spine with black handwritten text; volume 3, this volume only; covers show moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine, slight wear to exterior, slight toning to exterior edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Washington, D.C. Howard University Press, 1986. Octavo; pp 201; G/paperback; mustard yellow spine with white text; covers show slight rubbing to exterior; slight wear to edges; American Book Award Winner, 1988, sticker to front; light sunning to spine; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; signed by author.
Moscow: Izd-vo Planeta, 1988. Quarto; pp 175; VG-/G; black spine with gilt text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows minimal shelf wear; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; brown endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscription to owner to verso of ffep; Russian text; English, French and German summary.
London; New York: Royal Academy of Arts; Guggenheim Museum Publications, 1999. Large Octavo; pp 375; VG-/paperback; dark brown spine with gilt text; Amazons of the Avant-Garde: Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, Liubov Popova, Olga Rozanova, Varvara Stepanova, and Nadezhda Udaltsova; covers show light sunning to exterior; mild wear to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; arts - Russian/Eastern European.
Sofia: Bulgaeski Houdozhnik Publishers, 1987. Quarto; pp 203; VG-/VG-; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; gilt text to spine; text block has minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean; slightly cocked spine; profusely illustrated in color; arts - Eastern European; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Robert Theobald, 1855. 12mo; Fair+/no-DJ; Dark brown spine with gold text set on a red circle; Boards have cocked spine with slightly rubbrd & scratched exterior with moderate wear at edges, front & rear panels are taped down at hinges on interior pastedowns; Text block has darkened due to age with light foxing toward first & last few pages, previous owner's name on ffep, front end paper cracking from title page at hinge; All conditions are noted and are 'as is'; pp 351.
New York: Basic Books, 2014. First Edition. Octavo; pp 348; VG-/VG; black/red spine with white text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows light wear; clean exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author.