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The Michel Wittock Collection. Part 1: Important Renaissance Bookbindings

By: (Christie's); (Michel Wittock)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Christie's: 2004

Seller ID: 005070

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


204 pages; 118 lots. An extraordinary collection of bindings of extraordinary provenance. (An enjoyable history lesson.) All lots color illustrated, most full-page. Complete catalogue entries: book, binding, provenance, history. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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The Doctrine of the New Jerusalem Concerning the Sacred Scripture

By: (Swedenborg, Emanuel)

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Boston, John W. Folsom: 1795

Seller ID: 005021

ISBN: no

Condition: Partially disbound


pp.vi, (7)-186.The backstrip is severely diminished; the top three binding bands, of five, are loose. Front endpapers are covered with library bookplate and stamps; other library markings on the spine. Several leaves are unopened; pages are tender/crisp some have margin tears not causing loss of material or text. Collated; all pages are present. View more info

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Modern + Contemporary Art: Rarities of the Avant-Garde, including the libraries of Mario Diacono and Michael Ilk

By: Anonymous

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, ars libri ltd.:

Seller ID: 005071

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


115 pages; 422 catalogued items. Catalogue 123 View more info

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Historic & Artistic Bookbindings from the Bibliotheca Bibliographica Breslaueriana

By: Breslaur, B.H.; J. Toulet (Introduction)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brussels, Bibliotheca Wittockiana: 1986

Seller ID: 005062

ISBN: no

Condition: Very Good


167 pages; 75 books illustrated full-page with full catalogue entry opposite. Clean throughout; tight binding. Covers faded a bit. View more info

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Kanga Creek..An Australian Idyll..

By: Ellis, Havelock

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Waltham Saint Lawrence/Berkshire, England, The Golden Cockerel Press: 1922

Seller ID: 000312

Condition: Very Good.


68 pages. yellow cloth backstrip, polished paper boards. Small chips to a corner and to the bottom of the paper title label on the spine not affecting text. Boards and backing irregularly darkened and lightly rubbed. Front pastedown endpaper with a small stamp-size rubbed scar and stain. View more info

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The Antiquers: The lives and careers, the deals, the finds, the collections of the men and women who were responsible for the changing taste in American antiques, 1850-1930

By: Stillinger, Elizabeth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004989

ISBN: 0394403290

Condition: Fine


302 pages; b&w illustrations. "... the colorful, eccentric collectors who led the American people into an interest in, and then a passion for, American antiques." Time gone by. Are there still antiques around? Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info