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Coaches and Trains (Golden Ariels No. 7), (19th Century Transport Prints Vol. 2), Cadfryn-Roberts, John (editor)
1 Cadfryn-Roberts, John (editor) Coaches and Trains (Golden Ariels No. 7), (19th Century Transport Prints Vol. 2)
Princeton Golden Ariels/D. Van Nostrand Company 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
The second volume in the publisher's "19th Century Transport Prints" series. Decorated boards, 12 pages + 20 pages of colour plates by a variety of 19th-century artists and engravers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Blue of Distance, Carson, Anne, Kevin Finneran and Rebecca Solnit
2 Carson, Anne, Kevin Finneran and Rebecca Solnit The Blue of Distance
Aspen Aspen Art Press 2015 0934324700 / 9780934324700 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps As New Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
Text by Finneran, Carson and Solnit, and photography and art by Vija Celmins, Jason Dodge, Félix González-Torres, Roni Horn, Marie Jager, Catherine Opie, Paul Ramirez Jonas, Cy Twombly and Cerith Wyn Evans examine the colour blue's distinctive connection to such things as absence, distance and desire. 120 pages. An unread copy still sealed in publisher's shrink wrap. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Echoes of the Remnant (signed print), Coupar, Regina
3 Coupar, Regina Echoes of the Remnant (signed print)
Truro Gamaliel Publications 2003 0-9695837-2-9 / 9780969583721 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Very Good to Fine Duodecimo -- from 6.75" to 7.75" tall The Author 
From the back cover: "...presents new metaphors which are helpful for discussing spirituality in the language of our time." This edition contains a signed original print by Coupar, bound in near the front. 120 pages, illustrated. A bit of slant, light general wear. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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HULL et sa region en peinture/and soundings in painting, de Roussan, Jacques, with Claude-Sylvie Lemery
4 de Roussan, Jacques, with Claude-Sylvie Lemery HULL et sa region en peinture/and soundings in painting
Pointe-Claire Roussan Editeur Inc 1990 2-921212-08-0 / 9782921212083 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket (as issued) Quarto -- from 9.75" to 12" tall 
A collection of watercolours, oils, pastels, acrylics and mixed mediums by 24 artists, dealing with the places and people in celebration of the city of Hull, Quebec. Artists include Jean Alie, Gilles Archambault, Anne-Marie Bost, Huguette Boudrias, Ghislain Caron, Michel Cere, Horace Champagne, Martin Champagne, Stanley Cosgrove, Henri-Julien D'Amour, Littorio del Signore, Elisabeth Eudes-Pascal, Robert-Emile Fortin, Therese Frere, Jeremie Giles, Jacqueline Gougeon, Yvon Goulet, Jean-Yves Guindon, Louise Kirouac, Jean-Paul Ladouceur, Guy Laliberte, Marc Lincourt, Claude A. Simard, and Vincent Theberge. Translated by Jane Frydenlund. Foreword by Michel Legere, mayor of Hull.Laminated boards, 112 pages. Moderate general wear. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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NAINSUKH OF GULER, A great Indian painter from a small hill-state, Goswamy, B.N.
5 Goswamy, B.N. NAINSUKH OF GULER, A great Indian painter from a small hill-state
Zurich Artibus Asiae Publishers 1997 3-907070-76-3 / 9783907070765 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Quarto -- from 9.75" to 12" tall 
Supplement XLI of the Museum Reitberg Zurich. A labour of love detailing the life and career of an 18th-century Indian painter. Lemon cloth w/silver lettering to front cover/spine, 304 pages (including genealogical table of the Seu-family, inscriptions, bibliography), illustrated. Llight edgewear, remainder stripe across bottom edge, five areas where paper clips were slid onto top edges and left impressions to top of pages, impressions to back cover, light general wear, in dust jacket w/some edgewear, short edge tears, impressions/scratches. A scarce title, especially in a dust jacket. Since this weighs more than the average book, additional postage will be required. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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MOCA Focus, Haendel, Karl (essay by Gloria Sutton, interview by Gabriel Ritter)
6 Haendel, Karl (essay by Gloria Sutton, interview by Gabriel Ritter) MOCA Focus
Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) 2006 0-914357-95-6 / 9780914357957 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Near Fine Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
Haendel is an artist who "makes precise pencil drawings of appropriated source materials, whether New Yorker cartoons, advertisements, news stories, photojournalistic pictures or fine artworks." This particular tome was produced to accompany the exhibition "MOCA Focus: Karl Haendel," which was presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art from January 26 through April 17, 2006. 96 pages. Scuff to fore-edge of front cover, otherwise mild general wear. Not a particularly common item. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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NO STRAIGHT LINES, Four Decades of Queer Comics, Hall, Justin (edited by)
7 Hall, Justin (edited by) NO STRAIGHT LINES, Four Decades of Queer Comics
Seattle Fantagraphics Books 2012 1606995065 / 9781606995068 First Edition Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket (as issued) Small Quarto -- from 9¾" to 12" tall 
Includes work from dozens of cartoonists. From the back cover: "Queer cartooning has been one of the most vibrant artistic and countercultural movements of the past 40 years, tackling complex issues of identity and changing social mores with intelligence, humor, and an irreverent imagination. For the first time, the entire spectrum of this broad movement is collected under one cover." 308 pages + brief contributors' biographies. Light cover wear, a bit of smudging/soil to fore-edge. This tome weighs a bit more than the average book, so additional postage may be required to get it from here to there. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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American Indian Lives:  Artists and Craftspeople, Hirschfelder, Arlene
8 Hirschfelder, Arlene American Indian Lives: Artists and Craftspeople
New York Facts On File / Infobase Holdings 1994 0-8160-2960-1 / 9780816029600 First Edition Illustrated Boards Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
First printing w/complete number sequence. A title from the publisher's American Indian Lives series, this one taking a look at a number of native craftspeople, including Allan Houser, Oscar Howe, Dat So La Lee, Bill Reid, Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, Rhonda Holy Bear, and many others. 150 pages (including selected bibliography, index), illustrated. Light rubbing, light general wear. An unread copy. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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Blond With Dark Roots, Husar, Natalka
9 Husar, Natalka Blond With Dark Roots
Hamilton Art Gallery of Hamilton 2001 0-919153-70-4 / 9780919153707 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Very Good Quarto -- from 9.75" to 12" tall Natalka Husar 
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Winnipeg Art Gallery from October 6 through December 31, 2001; the Art Gallery of Hamilton from February 14 through April 7, 2002; the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, from April 18 through May 16, 2002; and the Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery from September 13 through October 27, 2002. "Includes essays by Shirley Madill and Ihor Holubizky, poems by Janice Kulyk Keefer, and an interview by Robert Enright. Includes bibliographical references and index." 80 pages. Mild edgewear, flaking, thin scratches, 7/8" tear to fore-edge of back cover, another to fore-edge of last page. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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10 Joungwon Kim (editor) THE KOREAN RELICS IN JAPAN, Volume 4 (Book 7)
Seoul The Korea Foundation 1997 89-860-9014-7 / 9788986090147 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good to Fine Folio -- from 12" to 15" tall 
This is the seventh of eight volumes published between 1989 and 1998 in the "Korean Relics in Overseas Collections" series, containing "a list of Korean relics and approximately 360 illustrations with descriptions, consolidating information on Korean relics preserved in the Tenri University Central Library and the Tenri University Sankokan Museum." Text in English and Korean. Advisory Committee members included Kim Kwang-on, Yun Yong-i, and You Hong-june. Since they were not intended for sale to the general public, books in the series can be pretty tough to find. Blue cloth w/gilt lettering to front cover/spine, 476 pages, green silk ribbon bookmark. A superior production. A hint of general wear, in dust jacket w/mild edgewear, in VG slipcase w/moderate wear to corners/spine ends. A nice copy of an item generally difficult to find w/both dust jacket and slipcase. This tome weighs about ten or twelve pounds, considerably more than the average book, but rest assured that whatever the post awful charges me is what I charge you. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Installation, Jung, Dieter
11 Jung, Dieter Installation
New York Museum of Holography 1985 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Good Square Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
The catalogue for an art holography exhibition held from September 17, 1985, until February 16, 1986, at the Museum of Holography in New York City. Rene Paul Barilleaux was the curator. Eberhard Roters contributes an introduction (translated by Rosemary Kunisch) to Jung Unpaginated. Scuffing, impressions, moderate soil, general wear. Uncommon. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Lumsden, Ian G., Joseph Collins, and Laurie Glenn (editors) The Beaverbrook Art Gallery Collection, Selected Works
Fredericton Beaverbrook Art Gallery First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Very Good Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
1st printing w/complete number sequence. Published as a project to commemorate the Beaverbrook Art Gallery's fortieth anniversary, showcasing a wealth of material to be found within its walls. 175 pages (including Notes on Contributors, Index). Mild general wear. Internally tight and clean. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Maitz, Don First Maitz
Kansas City Ursus Imprints 1988 0-942681-01-0 / 9780942681017 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Quarto -- from 9.75" to 12" tall 
1st printing w/complete number sequence. A collection of selected paintings and previously unpublished illustrations from one of science fiction's most admired illustrators. A nice collection of work. Grey cloth w/gilt lettering to front cover/spine, unpaginated. Light general wear, in rubbed dust jacket w/light edgewear, impressions, moderate general wear. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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14 Malin, Edward NORTHWEST COAST INDIAN PAINTING, House Fronts and Interior Screens
Portland Timber Press 1999 0-88192-471-7 / 9780881924718 First Edition Hard Cover Good to Very Good Good Oblong Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
The author "explores the various styles, history, mythology, materials, and technology of house painting from all the tribal groups along the west coast of what is now Alaska and Canada: Tlingit, Coast Tsimshian, Haida, Northern and Southern Kwakiutl, Bella Coola, Nuu chaa nulth, and Coast Salish." Brown cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 288 pages (including Bibliography and Index), illustrated. Wear to corners/spine ends, small abrasion to top edge of front cover, previous owner's lengthy gift inscription to top left corner of front end paper, in dust jacket w/edgewear, scratches/impressions, wear to corners/spine ends, 1/4" tear to bottom left spine edge. 
Price: 29.50 USD
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Canadian Art (signed), McInnes, Graham
15 McInnes, Graham Canadian Art (signed)
Toronto The Macmillan Company of Canada 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good Quarto -- from 9.75" to 12" tall Inscribed & Signed by Author
From the front flap: "In 1939 Graham McInnes produced A SHORT HISTORY OF CANADIAN ART, the first attempt to portray Canadian art on a brief but comprehensive scale. Now comes CANADIAN ART, a revised, completely up-to-date and expanded version, which is virtually a new book." Contains material on all aspects of Canadian art, with sections on "art institutions, public opinion in relation to art and the growth of public art bodies. Special mention should be made of the chapter on the war artists of World War II." This copy inscribed and signed ("Inscribed for Pauline Montgomery./Graham McInnes./Paris Feb 3/67") by McInnes (three years to the month after writing the inscription McInnes died of cancer in a Paris hospital). Uncommon signed. Tan cloth w/green spine lettering, 140 pages (including appendices, index) + 16 pages of illustrations (comprised of 37 illustrations, six of which are in colour). Bumped corners, edgewear, light soil to front pastedown/front end paper, tanning, in dust jacket w/edgewear, yellowed spine, light chipping to top spine, 1/2" vertical puncture to left edge of front panel. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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16 McKay, Andrew, and Haddon, George Collins Street Sketchbook
Adelaide Rigby 1975 0 7270 0035 7 / 9780727000354 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
Text by McKay, illustrations by Haddon, concerning Melbourne, Australia's Collins Street. 63 pages. Light spine end/corner wear, in dust jacket w/light edgewear, light soil to rear panel. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Rubin, James H. Manet's Silence and the Poetics of Bouquets
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1994 0-674-54802-7 / 9780674548022 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Octavo -- from 7¾" to 9¾" Tall 
a title from the publisher's 'Essays in Art and Culture' series; offering a number of insights into Manet's work, the author examines the silence in the artist's "flattened, sometimes fragmented forms [which] appear to exist absentmindedly in a world removed from speech."; sand cloth, 256 pgs. incl. Appendix/References/Bibliography/List of Illustrations; rubbed dj w/mild edgewear, thin scratches; an unread copy; 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Savoie, Romeo Peintures/Paintings, 1964-2004
Moncton Galerie d'art Louise-et-Reuben-Cohen de l'Universite de Moncton 2006 1-897214-04-9 / 9781897214046 First Edition Wraps Very Good Duodecimo -- from 6.75" to 7.75" tall Romeo Savoie 
A catalogue published in conjunction with a retrospective exhibition of the Moncton-born painter's work. Essays by Hermenegilde Chiasson, Virgil Hammock, Marie-Noelle Ryan, and Jean-Emile Verdier. CD in unopened pouch at rear. Light rubbing, impressions. Internally tight and clean. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Stacey, Robert Source/Derivations: Allan Harding MacKay
Windsor Art Gallery of Windsor 1998 Trade Paperback Near Fine Octavo -- from 7¾" to 9¾" Tall 
catalogue of an exhibition held at the Art Gallery of Windsor from January 21 to March 13, 1994; ".the first full-length monograph on the important Canadian artist Allan Harding MacKay. Its focus is the series of installations in which MacKay pays homage to fellow art-makers past and present, spinning mixed-media variations on potent source images, such as Tom Thomson's 'Northern River,' Lawren Harris's 'Isolation Peak, and Ron Benner's 'As dark as the grave wherein my friend is laid.'"; Introduction by Vincent Varga, with an essay on the commision by Terrence Heath; 202 pgs. incl. Endnotes, Figures for "Revisiting the Sources," Biography, Selected References, Contributors, illustrated; mild general wear, bar code sticker to inside back cover; internally tight and clean; 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Bone Fields, Steeves, Dan (engravings) and Lynda MacGibbon (text)
20 Steeves, Dan (engravings) and Lynda MacGibbon (text) The Bone Fields
Sackville Dan Steeves 1993 0-9697236-0-1 / 9780969723608 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Square Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
1 of 1,000 copies. These "engravings are devotional images of a period in Maritime Canada when life appeared simpler." Foreword by David Blackwood, and introduction by Tom Smart. Black cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 56 pages. Gently bumped spine ends, in lightly worn dust jacket w/impressions/scratches, light smudging. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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21 van Thienen, Prof. Dr. Fr. Pieter de Hoogh
Amsterdam H.J.W. Becht Wraps Good to Very Good Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
No date (circa 1950). One of 36 Dutch-language titles from the publisher's Palet Serie, "Een Reeks Monografieen Over Hollandsche En Vlaamsche Schilders," examining the painter's work. Pale blue wraps, 60 pages (including bibliography), illustrated. Edgewear, lightly smudged covers, moderate general wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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