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Manikakis, Vasilis. Greece: Mytilene, Ministry of the Aegean, 2000. First Edition. 217 pp. Folio. Translucent dust jacket the protects the photographs printed on the cover has slight wear and scuffing, small tears and chips. Slight sunning to spine of cover, otherwise clean and sharp within and out.
A scarce monograph of Vasilis Manikakis of Ai Stratis, the small island where he grew up in the southeastern Aegean. Published in an edition of 1,000 copies, OCLC lists in the holdings of one library.
Abell, Sam. Rochester, NY/Charlottesville, VA: Eastman Kodak Company/Thomasson-Grant. Hardcover. First Printing. 171 pp. Oblong Folio.Clean, crisp copy with dust jacket in mylar cover.
A far ranging selection of the color photography of longtime National Geographic photographer Sam Abell. Stunnning breadth, from nature to the human portrait in their environment. Fine / Fine.
Blumenfeld, Erwin. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996. Hardcover. First Edition. 256 pp. Folio. Clean, crisp copy with dust jacket in mylar cover.
Between the 1930s and 1960s, Erwin Blumenfeld was the "go-to" photographer at Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, as well as for high-couture designers that dominated those magazines. But, it was more than fashion with portraits, landscapes, and experimental photographs as this volume explains. Fine / Fine.
Weston, Edward. Rochester, NY/New York: The George Eastman House/Horizon Press, 1961/1966. Hardcover. First Edition. xviii, 214, xi, 290 pp. 4to. Volume I includes its original dust jacket, which has closed tears at top of rear panel and base of rear panel, light chipping at head of spine, general soiling, now in mylar cover. Volume II does not include the dust jacket. Brown cloth boards on both volumes with a black embossed facsimile of Weston's signature on each cover. Cover board of Volume II has slight sunning at edges and spine. Interiors of each very clean. 40 black and white plates in each volume, which represents a vast swath of Weston's iconic work.
A look inside the mind, life, and art of the legendary 20th century.....
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. xiv, 400  pp. 8vo. Clean, crisp copy. Brand new. Signed by the author on the title page.
Memoir of from United States Senator from Maine, Senate Majority Leader, and Special Envoy to Northern Ireland and the Middle East. Fine / fine.
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. Hard Cover. First Edition. First Printing. xxxiv, 1167 pp. 8vo. Slight wear and scuffing to dust jacket, now in mylar cover. Previous owner's small address label affixed to title page. Clean within.
Volume III of Robert Caro's monumental biography of Lyndon Baines Johnson. Fine / Very Good.
London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1886. Hardcover. Fifth Edition. xii, 450 pp. 8vo. Blue publisher's binding with a blind embossed anchor front and rear, gold embossed titling to spine. Yellow endpapers, with ownership stamp on the front pastedown. Contains four plates, three folding. All in Very Good condition. Very Good.
Boston, MA: Thomas & Andrews, 1814. Full Leather. Third Edition. Third American Edition, from the Sixth English Edition. viii, 395, viii, 443 pp. 8vo. Full brown leather contemporary binding with 7 gold lines to spine, red leather patch title with gold embossing, volume number in gold at center. Wear and scuffing given it's age and that it was an instructional book/textbook. Library bookplate in each volume, library stamps within. First free endpaper in Volume 1 barely attached but present, foxing to pages, darkening from age. Good.
Oxford, England: The Clarendon Press, 1891/1892. Hardcover. Second Edition/First Edition. Volume I: Second Edition, 1891, xv, 471, 8 (ads) pp.; Volume II: First Edition, 1892, v, , 226, 76 (ads) pp. 8vo. Blue cloth publisher bindings that have sharp gold embossed titling to the spines. Very minor scuffing to covers, minor fraying at head of spines, now in mylar dust jackets. Black endpapers with the gutters just beginning to show wear. Previous owner's name on front pastedown of each volume with a hand inked call number, which is the only indication of being ex-library. Many pages in Volume II uncut at top of of pages.
Volume II contains an English translation of Weismann's "Amphixis", Garrison-Morton 234 (citing 1st German ed, 1891); "By 'amphiximis' Weismann meant.....
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1941. Hardcover. Limited Edition. First "Boston Edition". 356 pp. 8vo. Scuffing to dust jacket from shelf war, 1-1/4" loss at base of lower right front panel as well as a 1" loss at head of spine, now in mylar cover. Clean within.
This copy is #19 of the Boston Edition of this title and signed by the author at the colophon. No indication of the total number in this signed edition. Very Good / Good.
London: Country Life, 1920. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. 160 pp. 8vo. Some wear and scuffing to cover boards and spine, light fraying at head and foot of spine. Minor darkening to endpapers, clean within.
Fascinating book on the English Bungalow, with sections on planning, designing, and building. Heavily illustrated with photographs and line drawings. Very Good.
London: J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1928. Hardcover. First Edition. First English Edition. xxiv, 459 pp. xv, 486 pp. 4to. Blue cloth boards with gold embossed tilting to spine as well as gold decoration to spine and cover boards. Light scuffing from shelf wear, top edge of text block died blue, very clean within. Very Good.