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#Hardcover 1
  $60.00
Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2019, 1st, 979-10-96315-39-0, 12 inches, 8 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From our friends in France and their blockbuster Kickstarter campaign. From the publisher: The aggressive rejection of any nude artwork (and...


Andrea Cofrancesco, Cofrancesco, Andrea, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2019, 1st, 10 inches, 10 inches, 136 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

A brand new Andrea Cofrancesco artbook, devoted almost entirely to female character design and illustrations. 78 pages of art and two pages of text: a...

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B. Kliban, Kliban, B., Near Fine, Chicago, Playboy, 1960s-1980s, 11 inches, 8 inches, color illustrations, English

A collection of over 100 different full-page color cartoons by B. Kliban from Playboy magazine, dating from the 1960s to 1985. These are full magazine pages...

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100 Paintings
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2004, 1st, 978-1-59307-051-9, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Reproducing Tim Biskup's "100 Paintings" series in a compact, hardcover book, this 5" x 5" volume of one hundred...

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100 Paintings (Near Fine)
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Tim Biskup, Biskup, Tim, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Milwaukie, OR, Dark Horse, 2004, 1st, 978-1-59307-051-9, 5.25 inches, 5.25 inches, 112 pages, color, hardcover, cloth, English

100 miniature paintings by Tim Biskup. Reproducing Tim Biskup's "100 Paintings" series in a compact, hardcover book, this 5" x 5" volume of one hundred...

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Very Fine, Mineola, NY, Dover, 2018, 11 inches, 8.25 inches, 176 pages, 19 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: The publishing boom of the early twentieth century led to an entirely new vocation, that of art direction for editorial publications...

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1966 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Very Good+ (mild wear, used as a calendar with occasional notes written in the calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1966, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1967 Texaco Dealer Calendar
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Very Good+ (mild wear, unused), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1967, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1968 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Very Good+ (mild wear, used as a calendar with occasional notes written in the blocks, back cover is missing), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1968, 1st, 7.5 inches, 9 inches, 26 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1969 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Very Good+ (mild wear, used as a calendar with occasional notes written in the blocks, wire spiral has been trimmed at one end), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1969, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1971 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (mild wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1971, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1973 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (mild wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1973, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations.Another 12 paintings are reproduced as small color illustrations. For many years...

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1974 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (mild wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1974, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1975 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1975, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1976 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1976, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

12 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1977 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1977, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. For many years during the 1960s and 1970s, John Berkey created the paintings...

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1978 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1978, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. Another 12 paintings are reproduced as small color illustrations. For many...

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1979 Texaco Dealer Calendar
  $25.00
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Near Fine (light wear, unused as a calendar), John Berkey, Berkey, John, Texaco, 1979, 1st, 9 inches, 9 inches, 28 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, spiralbound, English

13 Berkey paintings reproduced as full-page 7x7 inch color illustrations. Another 12 paintings are reproduced as small color illustrations. For many...

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1998 Pin-Up Calendar
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Very Fine, Christine Karas, Karas, Christine, Girlieworld, 1997, 1st, 28 pages, 16 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Paintings by Karas.

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1998 Pin-Up Calendar
  $15.00
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Very Fine, Christine Karas, Karas, Christine, Girlieworld, 1997, 1st, 28 pages, 16 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Paintings by Karas.

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20 Queens - Signed
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2010, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 28 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

20 Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 2! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist best...

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30 Queens - Signed
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2011, 7 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

30 Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 3! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist best...

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40 Queens - Signed
  $12.00
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Chad Sell, Sell, Chad, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chicago, 2012, 7.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

40 Queens is an art book featuring all Chad's best work from RuPaul's Drag Race, Season 4! Chad is a Chicago-based illustrator and comic artist best...

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Very Fine, Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, IDW, 2007, 1st, 9781600100826, 17 inches, 11 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, French wraps, English

Explicit paintings and drawings of the female figure singly and in pairs. Due to its Adults Only status, this book received limited distribution and is...

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William Stout, Stout, William, #214 of 950 copies signed by the artist, Near Fine (tiny bit of edgewear otherwise Very Fine), Pasadena, Terra Nova Press, 2006, 1st, 0974383848, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 50 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

50 pages with 57 illustrations. Fantasy women, Edgar Rice Burroughs creatures and characters, dinosaurs, mural studies, Kong, a Willis O'Brien tribute,...

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William Stout, Stout, William, #64 of 950 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pasadena, Terra Nova Press, 2011, 1st, 9780982867129, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 60+ black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

William Stout is an American illustrator, comic book artist and designer who has worked on several well-known projects including the films Wizards, Raiders...

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500 Dessins, Vol. 3
  $65.00
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Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Barbier & Mathon, Paris, 2018, 1st, 7 inches, 9.6 inches, 128 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial silk cloth, French

This third volume of delicious sketchbook drawings by de Crecy focuses on "drawings from travel notebooks of the past ten years: Japan, Italy, the south of...

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket in publisher's shrink wrap, Nicolas De Crecy, De Crecy, Nicolas, Barbier & Mathon, 2013, 1st, 9782919243082, 8.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 252 pages, 500 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, French

A second volume of delicious sketchbook drawings by de Crecy. Location sketches of people and places, urban landscapes, interior scenes, fantasies,...


Gil Elvgren, Elvgren, Gil, Very Fine in Very Fine box in open original cellophane wrap, St. Louis, MO, Stancraft Products (Brown & Bigelow), nd (circa 1960s), 3.5 inches, 2.5 inches, color, English

"This is your private collection of beautiful girls from the master hand of Gil Elvgren." A vintage set of full-color plastic coated playing cards...

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96 Nudes +
  $225.00
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Ashley Wood, Wood, Ashley, Fine, issued without dustjacket, San Diego, IDW, 2009, 1st, 9781600103421, 11.25 inches, 11.25 inches, 112 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out-of-print. Ashley's explicit paintings & drawings of the female figure. This hardcover collects the 48 Nudes and 48 More softcover art books and...

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A Brush With Life
  $40.00
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Very Fine/Fine, Glen Loates, Loates, Glen, Abrams, 1984, 1st, 81 pages + 86 color plates, 157 illustrations, including 86 color plates, Hardcover, cloth

North American wildlife. "Few artists have been blessed with Glen Loates’ skill in depicting nature accurately, and few who specialize in painting...

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Robert Louis Stevenson, Alice & Martin Provensen, Stevenson, Robert Louis, Provensen, Alice & Martin, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, New York, Golden, 1951, 1999 printing, 0307102262, 12 inches, 10.6 inches, 76 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards

This Golden Books edition, originally published in 1951, features lively, colorful illustrations by Caldecott Medalists Alice and Martin Provensen. From...

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R. C. Harvey, Rick Marschall, et al, T. S. Sullivant, Harvey, Rick Marschall, et al, R. C., Sullivant, T. S., Upper corners lightly bumped otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2021, 1st, 9781683963646, 12.2 inches, 9.2 inches, 424 pages, black & white illustrations, with some color, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

The long-overdue, definitive career retrospective of turn-of-the-century cartoonist T. S. Sullivant. He created numerous panel cartoons for the original...

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John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold Von Schmidt, Jon Whitcomb, John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold Von Schmidt, Jon Whitcomb, Near Fine to Fine pages in Near Fine binders. Pages are clean but have slight age toning and edgewear. Some ringholes show mild wear/stress. The binders are lightly worn along the edges and seams., Institute of Commercial Art, Westport, CT, 1949-1952, 1st, 14 inches, 12 inches, 1552 pages, 23 color plates and over 4000 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, printed custom binders, English

This is not the Famous Artists School Course you are familiar with (24 lessons in 3 binders), this is the Advanced Course. In the advanced course,...

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William Joyce, Joyce, William, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Harper & Row, New York, 1990, 1st, 10 inches, 10 inches, 32 pages, 15 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, English

A first printing of William Joyce's children's picture book that was the basis of the Disney animated feature film.


A Dragon on the Hill Road
  $40.00
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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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Richard Huemer, Walt Peregoy, Huemer, Richard, Peregoy, Walt, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (small closed tear along the top edge otherwise only light wear), Valley Village Press, North Hollywood, 1958, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.25 inches, 80 pages, 8 full-page and 2 smaller black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Written and illustrated in 1958 by two veteran Disney animation artists, a narrative poem in which Lancelot, by the magic of Merlin's horn Oliphant, is...

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Neil Gaiman, Charles Vess, Gaiman, Neil, Vess, Charles, The 29 color plates are all Very Fine. Susanna Clarke chapbook is Very Fine. Gaiman chapbook has a mild crease to the upper corner of two pages but is otherwise Very Fine. Folder has a few mild creases along the folds and two 3/8-inch tears at the top of , Green Man Press, Abington, VA, 1999, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 29 color plates and 20 pages, 29 color plates and 10 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color folder, English

A Fall of Stardust portfolio was published in 1999 by Vess's own Green Man Press and contained 29 full color plates measuring 6.5 x 10 inches and two prose...

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Neil Gaiman, Charles Vess, Gaiman, Neil, Vess, Charles, Very Fine in Very Fine folder, Green Man Press, Abington, VA, 1999, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7 inches, 29 color plates and 20 pages, 29 color plates and 10 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color folder, English

A Fall of Stardust portfolio was published in 1999 by Vess's own Green Man Press and contained 29 full color plates measuring 6.5 x 10 inches and two prose...

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A Feast Unknown
  $125.00
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Philip Jose Farmer, Richard Corben, Farmer, Philip Jose, Corben, Richard, Print run of 800 copies, Near Fine (light wear to the lower front corner and the top rear corner, covers only slightly rubbed, edges sharp, very flat, tight, clean), The Fokker D-LXIX Press, [Kansas City], 1975, 1st, 8.3 inches, 5.25 inches, 286 pages, wraparound color cover, 6 color plates, and 2 black & white plates, softcover, color wraps, English

This is the scarce Richard Corben illustrated edition of this underground classic by Philip Jose Farmer parodying two pulp heroes Tarzan and Doc Savage....

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A Fox In The Family
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Very Fine, Ken Carlson, Hauser, Dwight, Carlson, Ken, Leswing Communications, 1970, 1st, 64 pages, 42 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial cloth

"The instinct for survival, or as Jack London calls it, “The Call of the Wild,” is a part of very wild animal, including foxes. "Foxy, though...

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Gerry de la Ree, Gene Nigra, Hannes Bok, de la Ree, Gene Nigra, Gerry, Bok, Hannes, #7 of 107 numbered hardbound copies signed by Paul Bevilacqua, Very Good+ (moderate bump at the bottom front corner, lighter bump at the bottom rear corner, interior Fine), Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1976, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 100 illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

A collection of over 100 doodles, roughs and designs from Bok's earliest years to his last. Two essays by de la Ree: Opening Pandora's Box and...

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A Hannes Bok Treasury
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Hannes Bok, Bok, Hannes, Very slight rubbing to one corner otherwise Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA/Lancaster, PA, 1993, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, xxii, 90 pages, 45 color and 50 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Hugo award-winning artist Hannes Bok's fantastic illustrations graced the pages of many science fiction magazines and books. His...

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Ralph & Keith S. Gardner Lewis, Sir William Russell Flint, Lewis, Ralph & Keith S. Gardner, Flint, Sir William Russell, Very Good+ (mild wear), Frost and Reed / Christopher Wade, London, 1977, 1st, 13.5 inches, 11 inches, 40 pages, 31 color and 2 black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Sir William Russell Flint (1880-1969) was a member of the Royal Academy and renown in his lifetime for his book illustration, watercolors, and female nudes....

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A Little Boy Lost
  $45.00
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Very Good+ (mild wear, bookplate with a Rockwell Kent illustration on the front end paper), Dorothy P. Lathrop, Hudson, W.H, Lathrop, Dorothy P., Knopf, 1920, 2nd 1924, 187 pages, 8 full-page color plates, 4 full-page black & white and 37 text illustrations, Hardcover, decorative cloth, top edge gilt, English

An early Dorothy Lathrop illustrated book. Lathrop (1891-1980) began her illustrating career in 1918 and was the recipient of the very first Caldecott Medal...

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Mary Blair, Blair, Mary, Near Fine (corners lightly bumped, otherwise Fine), New York, Golden Books, 2012, 2nd, 978-0375870446, 11 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print! Much of the art in this Mary Blair collection is cleaner and sharper than even the original publications! And it includes the unabriged...

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Mary Blair, Blair, Mary, Near Fine (lower rear corner lightly scraped, otherwise Fine), New York, Golden Books, 2012, 2nd, 978-0375870446, 11 inches, 9.25 inches, 160 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print! Much of the art in this Mary Blair collection is cleaner and sharper than even the original publications! And it includes the unabriged...

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
  $75.00
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Near Fine (slight shelfwear otherwise Fine), Charles Vess, Shakespeare, William, Vess, Charles, Donning, 1988, 1st, 0898657105, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, x, 93 pages, 12 color plates, 2 color illustrations, 9 full-page black & white and 14 text illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Scarce.

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