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The Art of Ogden M. Pleissner

by Bergh, Peter, and Buechner, Thomas S. (Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Light jacket blemishing plus top front edge tear, repaired from underside.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st edition.
ISBN
9780879235307
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NZ$95.52

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Boston MA.: David R. Godine Publisher., 1984. First edition. Stated 1st edition.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Light jacket blemishing plus top front edge tear, repaired from underside.. Pleissner, Ogden M.. 1 Dark blue cloth over boards. Color art on jacket. 111 p. Illustrations. 31x29 cm. Audience: General/trade. Artist and sportsman Ogden Pleissne, 1905-1983, spent… Read more
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Japanese Art (IV. Color Prints) / Chinese Art (II. Five Dynasties and Northern Sung); Two Tudor Booklets

by Lemiere, Alain (Japanese Art Text by), and Keim, Jean A (Chinese Art Text by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very good. Light cover wear. Clean pages.
Edition
Japanese Art 1958; Chinese Art 1961.
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NZ$20.57

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New York / Paris.: Tudor Publishing Co. / Fernand Hazan / abc., 1958. Japanese Art 1958; Chinese Art 1961.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light cover wear. Clean pages.. 2 2 volume set. 31 each p. Small paperback booklets, 15 cm. Art plate facsimiles w/ descriptive list following short art history notes. Two volumes in the "Petite Encyclopedie de… Read more
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The World of Robert Bateman

by Derry, Ramsay (Text by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Minor surface blemishing to jacket.
Edition
First edition. First Edition.
ISBN
9780394546544
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NZ$41.15

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New York.: A Random House / Madison Press Book., 1985. First edition. First Edition.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Minor surface blemishing to jacket.. Bateman, Robert. 1 Forest green cloth over boards. Blind-stamped front w/ "Bateman", gold spine titles. 31x29 cm. 167 p. Audience: General/trade. Artist and naturalist Robert Bateman presents here more than 90… Read more
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The Disasters of War (Dover Books on Fine Art Series)

by Goya, Francisco (Lucientes, Francisco Goya Y), and Hofer, Philip (Harvard University Library Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very good.
ISBN
9780486218724
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NZ$13.23

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New York.: Dover Publications., 1967. Trade paperback. Very good.. Gillon, Edmund Jr. (Cover design by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Horizontal format, 24x21 cm. 97 p. Gray background and black ink Illustrations. Audience: Young adult. Considered one of the masterpieces of Western civilization, Francisco Goya's "Los Desastres de la Guerra" collection was among his most powerful work. They… Read more
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Beautiful Pictures for Children to Paint and Draw with some suggestions in Manual Arts

by

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Good. Scuffing to covers; interior mostly quite clean. A few drawing exercises have been hand colored.
Edition
No date, presumed late 19th-early 20th century
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NZ$22.04

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New York.: The Platt & Peck Co.. No date, presumed late 19th-early 20th century. Hard cover. Good. Scuffing to covers; interior mostly quite clean. A few drawing exercises have been hand colored.. 1 50+ p. Green cloth over spine; illustrated front paper cover on board; plain blue back paper cover one board. Stitched binding. A few blank pages.… Read more
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The Sad Tale of Bazouge, from "Tales for Sara"

by Steinlen, Theophile Alexandre (Sequential Pen & Ink artwork by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very good. At center, staples have begun to rust.
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NZ$26.45

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Boston.: Museum of Fine Arts., 1961. Trade paperback. Very good. At center, staples have begun to rust.. 1 16 p. Yellow card stock covers w/ blackbird characature and wine glasses; theme throughout. 3x4.5 in. Stapled binding. Theophile Alexandre Steinlen first published "Tales for Sara" in Paris during 1898. This excerpt in small booklet format was created in 1961… Read more
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Book of Ceramics

by Rada, Pravoslav, and Parfait, A. (Translated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1962
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket has edge wear, short chips.
Edition
2nd edition. 1st in 1960.
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NZ$47.03

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London.: Spring Books., 1962. 2nd edition. 1st in 1960.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket has edge wear, short chips.. 1 Light blue heavy cloth decorated w/ small gold vase. Color photo cover, 4 examples. 137 p plus 91 p art plates, 2-sided. 22 x 31 cm. Reference book for potters, amateur and professional. Raw… Read more
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City of the Mardi Gras; A book of Pen and Ink Drawings by Harry L DeVore, Jr

by Yoseloff, Martin (Narrative by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1946
Condition
Fine in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Jacket has edge tears, splatter-spotting. Book volume: slight bumps to lower
Edition
First edition. Assumed 1st. No print line.
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NZ$41.15

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New York.: Bernard Ackerman, Inc. / Beechhurst Press., 1946. First edition. Assumed 1st. No print line.. Hard cover. Fine in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Jacket has edge tears, splatter-spotting. Book volume: slight bumps to lower extremities.. DeVore, Harry L, Jr (Drawings by).. 1 117 p. Brick-toned cloth over spine; same color titles, front drawings. Tan… Read more
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The Tattooed Sailor, and Other Cartoons from France

by Francois, Andre (Concept and artwork by), and Kelly, Walt (Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very good in poor dust jacket. Only jacket trimmed flaps tacked inside front. Light end paper foxing.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st Edition.
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NZ$13.23

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New York.: A Borzoi Book, Alfred A Knopf., 1953. First edition. Stated 1st Edition.. Hard cover. Very good in poor dust jacket. Only jacket trimmed flaps tacked inside front. Light end paper foxing.. 1 vii, 115 p. (chiefly illus. ) 26 cm. Pen&Ink cartoon artwork w/ some captions. Many of these cartoons were published in London in 1952… Read more
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Statues

by Molnar, George Line art and captions by

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has edge wear, some soiling.
Edition
Presumed 1st. No print line. Copyright under Berne Convention.
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NZ$17.64

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Phoenix House., 1954. Presumed 1st. No print line. Copyright under Berne Convention.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has edge wear, some soiling.. 1 First edition. Brightly illustrated paper over boards in yellow, black, and white, duplicated on jacket. 88p.26 cm. Subtitle inside front flap: "Funny, true--and wicked". In his Foreword, artist George Molnar noted… Read more
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Picasso

by Soldea, Ileana (Selection of Illustrations and Chronology by), and Hillard, Richard (Translated into English by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine.
Edition
Published first in Romania.
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Bucharist.: Abbey Library / Meridiane., 1974. Published first in Romania.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine.. Picasso, Pablo (Photographed Artworks by).. 1 White cloth over boards. Black titles. Line art drawings woven in with text. 37 text pages. 32 cm. Numerous contributors write about Picasso and how they know him and his art.… Read more
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Artist's Manual: A Complete Guide to Paintings and Drawing Materials and Techniques

by Gair, Angela (Edited and w/ introduction by), and Stein, Melissa (American text editing by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine. With Light spine crease.
Edition
3rd printing. Revised edition.
ISBN
9780811813778
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NZ$17.64

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San Francisco CA.: Chronicle Books., 1995. 3rd printing. Revised edition.. Trade paperback. Fine. With Light spine crease.. Geismar, Pamela (Cover design by), and Chave, Paul (Studio photography by), and Harris, Robin, and Day, David (Illus. by).. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 256 p. Color Illustrations. 26 cm. Audience: General/trade. Artfully, colorfully designed, and presented for enjoyment and… Read more
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The Book of Dragons & Other Mythical Beasts

by Nigg, Joseph

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780764155109
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NZ$26.45

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Hauppauge NY.: Barron's Educational Series Inc. (B.E.S. ) Publishing, 2002. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.. Illustrators, various.. 1 Glossy color illustrated paper over boards, matching jacket. 128 p. 20 cm. Colorful Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Art & Design / Fantasy illustration; 7 varieties of dragons. "Dragons, unicorns, griffins, sea monsters, and… Read more
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The Etruscan Museum of San Gimignano

by Merli, Rosella, and Biagini, Luciano (Councillor of Culture introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very good. Near fine; minor cover surface wear.
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NZ$80.83

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Rome, Italy.: Vision-Viella., 1991. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine; minor cover surface wear.. Testi, Roberto (Photographs by).. 1 48 p. Glossy photo illustrated paper covers. Color and B&W photos. Pen&Ink drawings, maps. Glossary. Museum catalogue and history, detailing archeological history and displays.
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The Calligraphic Art of Arthur Baker

by Baker, Arthur, and Hogarth, William (Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket has back cover scuffing. Red ink stamp on first free end paper: "Not for Resale"
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780684178370
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NZ$47.03

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New York.: Charles Scribner's Sons., 1983. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket has back cover scuffing. Red ink stamp on first free end paper: "Not for Resale". Not so, source unknown.. 1 Hard cover. Black cloth and brown paper over boards. Gold spine titles. 45 Plates in black; Notes. 64 p.… Read more
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Adventures in Photography

by Stockwell, Fred F. (Photographs and Text by), and Griffith, Arthur (Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st edition.
ISBN
9780963946904
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NZ$23.51

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Grantham NH.: Stockwell Publications., 1994. First edition. Stated 1st edition.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Horizontal format; color photo front cover. Glued binding. vii, 72 p. 28 x22 cm. Color photos by author. Photo essays: Himalayas (Nepal, Tibet); Switzerland; United States (Vermont, New Hampshire, New England, Maine, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado and Utah, Wildflowers, Florida, Birds, Sunsets. Photos are paired… Read more
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The Usborne Book of Art Ideas

by Watt, Fiona

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket. Slight sun-fade, top spine.
ISBN
9780746038291
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NZ$13.23

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London.: Usborne Publishing Ltd., 1999. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket. Slight sun-fade, top spine.. Allman, Howard (Photographs by), and Barlow, Amanda (Designed by), and Figg, Non (Designed by).. 1 Illustrated paper over boards. 9x12 in. 96 p. Colorful contents. Audience: Children/juvenile. Based on ideas by Figg, Gill and Gibson, Ray. Illustrators include Jan McCafferty, Lucy Parris, Nicola… Read more
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The Agony and the Ecstasy, A Novel of Michelangelo

by Stone, Irving

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good. Smooth spine. Back cover outside edge discoloration patches, w/ light edge staining 3 page leaves in.
Edition
18th printing.
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Garden City NY.: Signet Book by arr. w/ Doubleday & Co., 1961. 18th printing.. Mass-market paperback. Good. Smooth spine. Back cover outside edge discoloration patches, w/ light edge staining 3 page leaves in.. 1 Mass-market paperback. Orange covers. Black titles. 774 p. Includes Bibliography. Glossary. List: Location of artist's works.
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Artists of New England, Volume One (I), The Fine Art Catalogue

by Breedlove, J. Pat (Edited and Published by), and Breedlove, Cindy (Edited and Published by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine. Slight rubs to spine ends, spine fold edge.
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NZ$70.54

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Albuquerque NM.: Mountain Productions of Texas., 1992. Trade paperback. Fine. Slight rubs to spine ends, spine fold edge.. Representative artists.. 1 172 p. Higher than magazine quality glossy pages w/ more sturdy color-illustrated cover; square edge glued binding. Color & B&W art reproductions inside. Artist listed alphabetically, some w/ enhanced ad space. High quality printing. Sampling of artists… Read more
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Incunabula in the Dartmouth College Library

by Hoefnagel, Dick (Compiled by)

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Published
1980
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Cover sun-fade across top front. Interior fine.
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Hanover NH.: Dartmouth College Trustees., 1980. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine. Cover sun-fade across top front. Interior fine.. 1 44 p. 28 cm. Woodcut and facsimile grayscale Illustrations. 28 cm. 44 p. Title page blue spot color. Art collection Catalogue. List of Single Leaves and Fragments; List of Abbreviations; Bibliography: p. 43-44.
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