Holland, MI: Baker Furniture Co. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; red/black spine, gold text; comes in slipcase (very minor shelfwear); covers have a few minor spots; textblocks have former owner's inscription on front free endpapers, otherwise clean; two volume set, plus separate index booklet. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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.
Nottingham Castle Museum, 1975. First Edition. 8vo., 94 pages, illustrated, oblong widthwise; VG+; cover with gold/cream and red illustrations and red print, slight crease on front near spine edge, upper right corner slightly bumped; clean inside; "An exhibition"; At head of title: "City of Nottingham Leisure Services"
New York: French and European Publications, Inc. 1966. Quarto; VG-/no dust jacket; Yellow-green spine with white text; Boards are age toned around edges, some light scuffing, undamaged; Light foxing on edge of text block, previous owner's name on opposite half title page, foxing and age toning at edges of margins throughout, text is clean and undamaged; French language; 319pp.
New York: Arch Cape Press, 1990. First. Tall quarto; VG/G+; black spine, blue/white text; jacket has rubbing, scratches, small open tear and closed tear on back; boards are strong; textblock has age toning to exterior, small red dot on tail edge, otherwise clean; pp 283. [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.].
Karachi, Pakistan: Export Promotion Buear, 1979. Quarto; VG/G-; spine is image of elaborate carpet pattern in red, black and white, no text; dust jacket clean, 1.5" and 1" closed tears at spine head, 3/4" tear on top back edge, minor to moderate other wear to top edge (curling, creasing, lamination pealing), crease and minor damage to lamination on back inside flap, no markings or discoloration; boards strong, clean, minor rubbing on edges, minimal other wear, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, pastedowns and free end papers age toned, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 63.
Providence, Rhode Island: The Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965. Unstated, apparent first edition. Quarto. Good with no dust jacket. Brown spine with black and white lettering. Owner markings to front pastedown. Bookplate to front free end paper. Covers clean, binding strong. Sporadic foxing to top text block edge. Text of pages generally clean and unmarked. 178pp.
New York: Crescent Books, 1991. Quarto: VG/VG: Purple spine with off white text: DJ is in good condition with mild general shelfwear, some small chipping at head and tail of spine, orange price sticker on inside front flap: Boards are strong and clean with light shelfwear, some rubbing at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 224 pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Paris: chez Monsieur Thuret. Set of plates rebound in black hardcovers with 5-band spine with gold gilt; VG; some shelf wear around spine and general fraying around edges; open gutters front and back not detrimental to binding; paper is age-toned, sightly stained with some offsetting on back of plates; contains 42 double sided plates; scarce; shelved in Case 11; please contact us for shipping costs.
Italy: B&B Italia, 2009. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Thin light blue and dark gray spine with small colorful lines, black text. Covers have general shelf wear, previous bookstore sticker label on rear, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has minor wear on bottom edges, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 109; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Antwerp, Belgium: Tectum, 2001. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/ VG. Black spine with yellow and white text; Dust jacket has general shelf wear and scrapes, minor bumping to corners, no open or closed tears; Boards have minor shelf wear to edges, clean, few scratches and scuffs, joints and binding are very strong; Text block has minor shelf wear, pages are age-toned, otherwise clean, and free of underlining/highlighting. pp 259; Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
New York, Cincinnati, Toronto: Van Nostrand Reinhold/Litton Educational Publishing, Inc. 1976. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 144; VG-/G+; Ivory spine with dark purple text; dust jacket is covered with mylar, slight sunning to spine and edges, very slight wear to exterior; cloth has light sunning to spine, minimal wear to edges; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges with tight binding; interior clean; Arts - Sculpture;.
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1928. First. Quarto; G+/no-DJ; grey-blue spine with gold text; boards are coming loose from binding, material on spine has a 4-inch tear and is separating from the front cover, corners are frayed, covers have moderate age discoloration, spotting, scuffing, and scratching; textblock is clean with moderate age discoloration and spotting; 35pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Chicago: Klapp and Co. 1897. First thus. Octavo; G+/No jacket hardcover; Green and tan spine with black lettering; Five Issues of The House Beautiful, oldest and still-published 'shelter' magazine rebound in cloth boards; Issues Vol I, no. ii through Vol I, no. vi (Jan 1897-May 1897); Cloth boards are scratched and show significant wear/fraying at the edges and corners; Binding is sturdy; Text block is age toned but free from marking, some small tearing at the gutters; Does not include vol I, no i, which was published in 1896; NOTE: First page Index isn't present in the volume, but is included in later volumes; 170 pages.
New York, NY: Clarkson Potter Publishers, 2001. First Edition. Qto. VG+/VG. glossy off white tall DJ spine with black title and publisher, smaller gray author between. color pictorial jacket, with minimal edgewear. volume pastel green with black titles. decorative white/pastel green panels. neatly cornered. printed pattern lines the fep/ffep. stunning color full page photography and images brighten the textblock of 240 pp., protected between sturdy boards. exterior elements neat. ISBN# 0609609289.
Alexandria, VA: Tim Life Books, 1999. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Blue spine with white text: Dj is clean with general shelfwear, some indentations: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front free page inscribed by the author: First Edition:208 pp.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1989. First edition. Quarto; VG/G; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing and soiling to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to edges, strong and sturdy boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, interior clean;.
New York: Peter Joseph Gallery, 1991. Small quarto; 111pp. VG/softcover; purple buff wraps; spine unlettered. Some rubbing and edge-wear to wraps; crown a bit bumped, small sticker lifting lower right, few pages/illustrations a bit wrinkled, else very good with dozens of color photographic illustrations of Castle's artistic and utilitarian sculpture and furnishing.
New York: Dover, 1977. Reprint. Large Octavo; VG-/No-DJ (paperback); Spine is very thin and grey with black text; Covers have general shelf wear, edge-wear, rubbing and bumping to corners, age-toning, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 46; Additional shipping cost for expedited and international orders.
New York: Clarkson Potter/Publishers, 2001. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/VG-: Red spine with off white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, slight bumping to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front end paper inscribed by the author: First Edition: 224 pp.
New York: Harmony Books, 1988. First Edition. First Edition; Quarto; VG/VG-; Blue spine with white and blue text. DJ has general shelf wear, small closed tear on front; Board are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 160; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Hong Kong, China: Media Transasia Ltd, 2001. 2001 Edition. Folio; VG/VG-; Blue Spine with white text; DJ clean with considerable shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing at corners and both ends of spine, chipping at top of spine, smudges on front and back cover; Boards strong, clean, some edgewear with light staining; Textblock clean; pp 247.
New York, NY: Universe Publishing, 2009. First US Edition. square Qto. VG/VG-. light blue glossy DJ spine with white titling and b/w publisher at tail end. color illustrated jacket front and rear. edges roughened but mild wear only. light blue clothbound HB with stamped silver titling, nipped at HB ends and board corners. lined with light blue fep/ffep. profusely illustrated in color within the textblock. no marks or writing, edges clean. 208 pp. ISBN# 9780789318602.
London: V&A Publishing, 2008. First Edition. Square quarto, 319 pages, VG/no DJ as issued; paper boards, bright yellow spine, black lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, slight wear to head and tail at hinges; mild scuffing to bottom of text-block, top and fore-edge clean; interior clean, with numerous full-color graphics; frontispiece; shelved Design.
Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2006. Large octavo; pp 223; VG-/G; Rust red spine with ivory and yellow text; out of print; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, slight wear to edges, covered with mylar; cloth has very slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. 1988. First. Large, square Octavo: VG/VG: Navy blue spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with some general shelfwear, chipping at tail of spine, some scuffs and minor scratches: Boards are strong with some light dust staining, slight fading along edges: Textblock is clean and free of markings folds or tears: First Edition: 239 pp.
Antwerp, Belgium: Tectum, 2001. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/ VG; Black spine with yellow and white text; Dust jacket has general shelf wear and scrapes, minor bumping to corners, no open or closed tears; Boards have minor shelf wear to edges, clean, few scratches and scuffs, joints and binding are very strong; Text block has minor shelf wear, pages are age-toned, otherwise clean, and free of underlining/highlighting; pp 277; Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
Garden City: Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. 1929. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gilt text on a dark brown panel; Out of print; Cloth is slightly sunned with slightly rubbed edges and some minor smudges on front but overall clean exterior with strong planks; Text block has shadow toning on pastedowns, missing end paper, slight foxing on first few pages and lightly on other pages, and previous owner's book plate on ffep, however pages have tight, intact binding; pp 376.
Salt Lake City, UT: Gibbs Smith Publiksher, 2004. First Edition. Qto. VG/VG. light mocha glossy DJ spine with ivory capitals for title and black script for author, tiny red/white publisher just above foot. fully illustrated jacket front and rear. a light rose pink clothbound HB with opaque ivory titling. profusely illustrated in color throughout the white textblock. outer board edges unabraded, a touch of wear to spine head and foot.160 pp. ISBN# 1586853678.
US: Filipacchi Publishing, Inc. 2004. U.S. Edition. wide Qto. VG+/VG+. solid bright green DJ spine with yellow uppercase title centered, at spine ends miniature white characters for author and publisher at tip and tail. minor faint panel edgewear, fully pictorial jacket cover and rear panel in two columns of arranged interior/exterior samples. solid bright green inner flaps, with much black text detail. HB is matte, with centered yellow uppercase title, a copy of exterior DJ spine. front board is uppercase yellow, extra large characters, right justified with white subtitling. uppercase white author right justified in bottom right corner. orange unspotted endsheets line inside covers. large color photographs dominate the textblock, adjacent in small to full page and two-page layouts. 215 pp. ISBN # 2850188328.
New York: Thames and Hudson, 1990. First English language edition. Square quarto. VG in VG dust jacket. Gray spine with black lettering. Slight scuff to lower front corner of jacket panel. Jacket panels overall clean with only minor rubbing, covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Lower corners slightly bumped. Owner inscription to half-title page. Text and print pages clean and free of markings. 208pp. Translated from the French by Isabelle Desvaux.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1952. Quarto: VG/VG-: Black spine with white text:DJ has general shelfwear, scuff marks, some chipping at head and tail of spine, sticker residue on front: Boards are strong and clean, general shelfwear mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock has some light dust staining along head edge, otherwise clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears except front free page which has previous owner's names and a date: Unpaginated. [ 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.].
New York: Bonanza Books, 1952. First American edition. Quarto. VG with good+ DJ. Black spine with white lettering. Dust jacket panels slightly rubbed, crease to front flap of the dust jacket. Dust jacket lamination separating along part of the spine and the rear hinge. Small mark to fore-edge of the book block. Covers, binding, and text pages generally very good. With a forward by Henry Francis du Pont. 397pp.
New York: The Viking Press, 1967. Reprint. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Sage green spin with dark sage green text; Slipcase is slightly age toned with moderately rubbled exterior; Cloth has age toned spine with lightly rubbed edges and corners, otherwise panels are strong & sturdy; Text block shows very slight shelf wear on exterior edges with unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 252.