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Image for GRAPHIS MAGAZINE International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 18 1947 (Vol 3) .  In 3 Languages - French English and German

GRAPHIS MAGAZINE International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 18 1947 (Vol 3) . In 3 Languages - French English and German

By: Amstutz, Walter and Walter Herdeg. ( Editors ).

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Zurich,, Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press,: 1947

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119725

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's decorated card covers. Covers a little dusty with age, and spine re-glued in parts but complete. Mainly b/w illustrations and advertisments throughout and a few colour plates. Articles in 3 Languages - French, English and German. Contents include Articles on SALVADOR DALI 1946 (4 pp) with 2 full page colour plates; Paul Rand; Orneore Metelli; Villemont; State and Industrial Design in Great Britain; Frankiszka Thermerson; In Praise of Fresco; New Swiss Posters; 3 Centuries of French Bookbinding; & Advertising Art in Post War Italy, etc. Pagination runs from previous ... View more info

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GRAPHIS MAGAZINE - PICASSO Cover - International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 19 1947 (Vol 3) . In 3 Languages - French English and German

By: Amstutz, Walter and Walter Herdeg. ( Editors ).

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Zurich,, Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press,: 1947

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119726

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's decorated card covers. Covers a little dusty with age, and spine re-glued in parts but near complete. Corners rubbed and lightly curled but overall pretty good. Mainly b/w illustrations and advertisments throughout and a few colour plates. Articles in 3 Languages - French, English and German. Contents include Articles on PICASSO - and his Latest LITHOGRAPHS; contemporary Italian Engravers; The first UNO Poster competition; Danish Poster Artists; JIRI TRNKA; Medieval French Tapestry; Joseph Binder; Leoncillo Leonardi; Alex Steinweiss; The Life and Death of Wax Works;... View more info

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GRAPHIS MAGAZINE - PICASSO Cover - International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 24 1948 (Vol 4) . In 3 Languages - French English and German

By: Amstutz, Walter and Walter Herdeg. ( Editors ).

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Zurich,, Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press,: 1948

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119727

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's decorated card covers. Covers a little dusty with age, and spine re-glued in parts but near complete. Corners rubbed and lightly curled but overall pretty good. Mainly b/w illustrations and advertisments throughout and a few colour plates. Articles in 3 Languages - French, English and German. Contents include Articles on PICASSO - Illustrations to the sonnets of Gongora; The Art directors club of New York; The Ornament of The Book of Kells; Catalog Design; Fred Chance; Doeve; Poster Art in Post War Poland; Chinese Paper-Cuttings; Raissa Maritain: Chagall ou l'orage ... View more info

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GRAPHIS MAGAZINE International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 20 1947 (Vol 3) . Piero Fornasetti 'Sun' Cover. In 3 Languages - French English and German

By: Amstutz, Walter and Walter Herdeg. ( Editors ).

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Zurich,, Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press,: 1947

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119728

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's decorated card covers. Covers a little dusty with age, corner creases, and spine re-glued in parts but near complete. Mainly b/w illustrations and advertisments throughout and a few colour plates. Articles in 3 Languages - French, English and German. Contents include Articles on Kitagawa Utamaro; PIERO FORNASETTI; Notes on a Pottery Exhibition; Ballet Designs in the USA; Paolo Garretto; Mogens Zieler; English Bookplates Today; Balzac, seen by 12 modern artists; American Primitive Painting; Painting Behind Glass; CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S CARDS; Paris Packs it's Preci... View more info

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GRAPHIS MAGAZINE International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 21 1948 (Vol 4) . Cover Art by Jean-Denis Malcles In 3 Languages - French English and German

By: Amstutz, Walter and Walter Herdeg. ( Editors ).

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Zurich,, Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press,: 1948

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119729

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's decorated card covers. Covers a little dusty with age, corner creases, and spine re-glued in parts but near complete. Mainly b/w illustrations and advertisments throughout and a few colour plates. Articles in 3 Languages - French, English and German. Contents include Articles on William Blake. The visionary in book-Craft; The Book of the Marvels of the World. An Iranian Illuminated Manuscript of the XIII Century; The Art Directors Club of New York; Le Theatre de la Mode; Ballet; JEAN-DENIS MALCLES - and his enchanted world; Popular Graphic Art in Old Brittany; Frank... View more info

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GRAPHIS MAGAZINE International Journal of Graphic Art and Applied Art. No 22 1948 (Vol 4) . In 3 Languages - French English and German

By: Amstutz, Walter and Walter Herdeg. ( Editors ).

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Zurich,, Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press,: 1948

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119730

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's decorated card covers. Covers a little dusty with age, corner creases, and spine re-glued in parts but near complete. Mainly b/w illustrations and advertisments throughout and a few colour plates. Articles in 3 Languages - French, English and German. Contents include Articles on Ben Shahn; AOA. American Overseas Airlines; Booksellers' Posters in the Romantic Era; WALTER TRIER. Some of his LILLIPUT Covers; The Early Pottery of ISLAM; Graphic Art on Old Mill Sacks; JOAN MIRO. A Surrealist Mural in an American Hotel; CALIXTE. Advertising and Elegance; Reflections on Or... View more info

Service Newspapers of the Second World War

By: Anglo, Michael

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Jupiter Books: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112085

ISBN: 0904041867

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Ex-Library Copy. Black boards with bright silver gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket which is not price-clipped. There are minimal ex-library markings. These include a few stains to the front free-endpaper where stickers have been removed. There is also a sticker attached to the rear paste-down and a stamp on the publisher's details page. The dustjacket is slightly wrinkled, otherwise there are NO inscriptions or other marks. 139 pp. Ilustrated with b/w and colour plates. Overall, apart from the minor 'faults', as detailed above, this is a Tight and Secu... View more info

The Library Assistant. a Partial ‘run’ of Bound Volumes from Volume.3 (III) October 1901 to Volume LXIV ( 64) 1971 - Lacks Nos Volumes 1,2, - o/w Complete from 1901 - 1971. The Official Journal of the Association of Assistant Librarians

By: Anon (edited by F Seymour Smith - Etc Al)

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, The Association of Assistant Librarians: 1901-1971

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 47773

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


62 Volumes complete running from 1901-1971. All 8vo (except the last 3 Volumes - 62/63/64, which are near 4to size) , but with varying widths, the earlier ones are ‘fatter’! All uniformly bound in Dark Bluish/Black Half Leather/blue cloth with bright gilt lettering/titling to the spine. Volumes 7 and 8-9 have quite a lot of rubbing/chafing to the spine, with one spine re-glued - all the rest are near VG. An Ex- REFERENCE library label (each with a 'Discard' stamp) on the front pastedown of all 62 vols, but o/w with minimal internal markings/stamps. Full of interesting social ‘source’ m... View more info

Gleanings from a Printer's File (Limited Edition)

By: Ballinger, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Aberystwyth, The National Library of Wales: 1928

Edition: 1st and Limited Edition of 1000 copies only

Seller ID: 106988

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Printed at the private press of the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth. Limited to 1,000 copies only. A series of essays on various documents from Welsh history in the library. Grey card covers, pencil name/writing on corner, foxing spots, fading, stain to front cover which runs through to the reverse of black/white frontispiece. Foxing spots to page edges, (10) + 64pp, rough cut pages, illustrated in black and white, hinges sound, internally clean and bright. Papers reprinted from the "Transactions of the West Wales Historical Society", Vols IX-XII. Includes papers on "The Reb... View more info

Catalogue of the Printed Books and Manuscripts (1491-1900) in the Library of St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School.

By: Bird, D. T.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, The Starling Press Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112230

ISBN: 095086420X

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Red boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. No dustjacket. There are light marks to the boards and light foxing (brown) spots to the page fore-edges. There is a blind stamped impression of an unknown seal left on the front paste-down endpaper. There are NO inscriptions or other marks. 424 pp. Introduction consists of: 'The Hospital', 'The Medical School' and 'The Library and the Collection'. The Catalogue consists of: 'Monographs', 'Periodicals' and 'Manuscripts'. Overall, apart from the minor 'faults', as detailed above, this is an Clean, Tight and Secure, 'Very Good Plus' copy. "Th... View more info

Caxton: England's First Publisher .

By: Blake N. F.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111834

ISBN: 085045106X

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Yellow/Grey Cloth, with printed bright Red blocking and Bright Gold Titling to the spine, with cream laid endpapers, in three colour, typographic jacket. A little light creasing to the top/rear of the dustjacket, but NO Inscriptions or marks. (xi) + 220 pp. Black and White Frontispiece (a page of the First English Printed book) and illustrated throughout in b/w. With bibliography and index. An Excellent Near 'AS New' copy, Looks Unread/untouched. This is a general biography of Caxton but it also describes fully the technical aspects of the production of his books, paper, watermarks, woodcuts, ... View more info

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Secret Service Unmasked

By: BUSCH, Tristan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson and Co: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114768

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Black cloth-covered boards, all colour to titling on the spine virtually all rubbed off, the title still there in blind but only visible close to. Light crease along spine, o/w covers sound, clean, tight and complete. The dust-jacket is torn with loss and chipped, with repairs, but not price clipped. The d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks a little better. The page fore-edges are very lightly toned with age, but clean. Some light strips of offsetting to the plain endpapers and a former owner's name on the top corner of front free endpaper. NO dat... View more info

The Story of E. H. Shepard. The Man Who Drew Pooh

By: Chandler, Arthur R.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: West Sussex, Jaydem Books: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 112048

ISBN: 1903368022

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


NEW and UNUSED Copy. Blue boards with Bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. 179 pp. The coloured Map endpapers are copies of a Map drawn by Shepard for use of his Home Guard company in 1940.. With a foreword by HRH The Duke of Kent, KG. Profusely illustrated in colour and black/white (150 illustrations, some never published before, which provide an overview of E. H. Shepard's career as an artist). This important biography leads you on a tour of his prolific career. Along with numerous examples of his work for books and magazines, are personal anecd... View more info

Machine Printing

By: Durrant, W.R. & etc.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Focal Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47883

ISBN: 0240508211

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dark Greenboards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's decorated dustjacket. Ex- Reference Library with minimal library markings. (ix) + 245 pp. Illustrated in b/w. Overall despite its status as an Ex-Lib copy this is a Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Library of Printing Technology; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages View more info

The Carmarthen Journal . Weekly Advertiser for the Principality . Friday August 26th, 1836, Being Vol. XXVI. No 1,385.

By: Evans William (Proprietor)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Carmarthen, South West Wales, UK, William Evans - At His Office, Guildhall Square,: 1836

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 110964

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


An ORIGINAL Local Newspaper. A 4 page Elephant Folio sized Broadsheet newspaper dated Friday August 26th, 1836, being Vol. XXVI. No 1,385. It was printed and published by "The Proprietor William Evans at his General Printing Office in Guildhall Square". Price 7d (7pence nowadays) - However there is a small red 'heraldic' stamp to the top right hand corner which looks like a 'Revenue' stamp, but reading around it, it states "Four Pence" and on the opposite side "Difcount 20' PerCent". This Broadsheet newspaper is folded into 4to (quarto size) , with slight edgewear = ver... View more info

News from the Front War Correspondents of the Western Front 1914-18

By: Farrar, Martin J.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108940

ISBN: 0750914947

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Black boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's illustrated dustjacket. The dustjacket is not price clipped. (xvii) + 238 pp. B/w illustrations/photographs. No Inscriptions or Marks. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright, 'As New' copy. " How the truth of what was happening on the Western Front was denied to the British public, who instead were fed a diet of dictated sanitized propaganda by the accredited war correspondents' reports. The book focuses in particular on the work of five men who became accredited to the British General Headquarters: William ... View more info

The Old English Farming Books from Fitzherbert to Tull 1523 to 1730

By: Fussell, G. E.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Crosby, Lockwood & Son: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000765

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


In VG Green cloth boards with Bright gilt titling to spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. The dustjacket has a couple of closed tears, is edge-chipped and a little marked here and there with a couple of very small holes in the d/j spine, but apart from those, is Complete. The d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks VG. (8) + 141 pp. Illustrated in black and white. Bibliography; Appendix; Title Index; Author Index. Overall a Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. "A commentary on the books which had the most influence on the develo... View more info

Autobiography and Other Memorials of Mrs Gilbert (Mrs Gilbert = Nee Ann Taylor). Two (2) Volume Set.

By: Gilbert, Josiah

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Henry S. King & Co. ,: 1876

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 112813

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


TWO (2) Volume Set - Complete. Chocolate Brown cloth bound boards with bright gilt titling to the spine and front cover. No Dustjacket. There is some slight rubbing to the head and tail of the spine and to the cloth corners. There are some very light 'smudge' marks to the covers and there are a couple of small marks/small indent near to the spine of Volume One. There are some foxing (brown) spots to the page fore-edges, some light foxing to a few of the inner page-edges, and some scattered spots in the book here and there, but mainly to the prelims, the first few pages and to the end-pages. Th... View more info

An Egyptian Journal

By: Golding William

Price: £5.00

Publisher: LONDON, Faber & Faber Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60131

ISBN: 0571135935

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardback. Nr Fine/Nr Fine. In unclipped Near Fine jacket. First Edition. Ex-Lib Usual Stamps and Marks. (barcode/stamp of front free end page and stamp/code on rear free end page). Account of journey along the Nile. 207pp, colour & monochrome photo illustrations, map. Overall despite its status as an Ex-Lib copy this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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EASEL and BOOK DRAWING. SCULPTURE by Lado Grigolia (In Georgian / Russian (?) and ENGLISH)

By: Grigolia Lado (Vladimir Davidovich Grigolia). Compiled and Designed by Inna Divnogortseva-Grigolia

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Tbilisi, Georgia, Khelovneba Publishers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113814

Condition: Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


TEXT IN GEORGIAN/RUSSIAN and ENGLISH. Grey cloth-covered boards with deep black titling to the spine and decoration to the front board. Sewn head binding. In the original publisher's cream and black dustjacket. The dust jacket has some light edge wear here and there, but is complete and now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks Very Good. The book covers are overall VG/NF but the very bottom edge has some green paint which has also smudged on to the bottom front edge - the paint is likely to be removable, but I'm not going to try. The former owner was an arti... View more info