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Painting in Islam

Painting in Islam

by Thomas Walker Arnold (1964-1930)

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1965
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xvii+159 pages with illustrations, plates and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/2") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. Introduction by B W Robinson. First published in 1928 by Oxford Press. This book indicates the place of painting in the culture of the Islamic word, both in relation to those theological circles which condemned the practice of it, and to… Read more about this item
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PBA Galleries Auction: Travel, Exploration, Cartography and Natural History Sale 373

PBA Galleries Auction: Travel, Exploration, Cartography and Natural History Sale 373

by Pacific Book Auction

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2008
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89 pages with black and white photographs. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 3/4") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition. Section I: Travel and Exploration, including Afghanistan, Central Asia and the Subcontinent From a private West Coast collection. Section II: Maps and Atlases Section III: Natural History (Books) Section IV Natural History (Prints and Graphics) Condition: Light edge wear else very good.
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Swann Galleries Auction Catalog: Printed & Manuscript Americana, Auction Sale 2473 April 12, 2018

Swann Galleries Auction Catalog: Printed & Manuscript Americana, Auction Sale 2473 April 12, 2018

by Swann Galleries

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2018
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unpaginated with photographs and index. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 6 1/2") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition Condition: Marginalia and underlining, light edge wear else very good.
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Subasta de Fotografia, Grabados, Documentos, Libros Antiguos y Contemporaneos Sabado 02 de Marzo de 2013 Morton Auctions

Subasta de Fotografia, Grabados, Documentos, Libros Antiguos y Contemporaneos Sabado 02 de Marzo de 2013 Morton Auctions

by Morton Casa de Subastas

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2013
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102+[8 as] pages with photographs. Quarto (11" x 8 1/2") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition. Morton Auction House opened its doors in 1988 as an antiques gallery. In that same year they held their first auction. Since then, the best collections of art and antiques have passed through the Hall, which are now with private collectors and in… Read more about this item
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Sotheby's Important American Voyages and Explorations. Oct. 31st 1985

Sotheby's Important American Voyages and Explorations. Oct. 31st 1985

by Sotheby's

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1985
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unpaginated with Illustrations and maps. Quarto (10 3/4" x 8 1/2") bound in original publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover with pictorial affixed to cover. First edition. Condition: Stain to front cover, corners bumped else very good.
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Lives Of The Hunted: Containing a True Account of the Doings of Five Quadrupeds and Three Birds and in Elueidation of the Same

Lives Of The Hunted: Containing a True Account of the Doings of Five Quadrupeds and Three Birds and in Elueidation of the Same

by Ernest Thompson Seton (1880-1946)

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1901
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361 pages with illustrated title, plates and illustrated drawings. Octavo (8" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering a green pictorial to spine and cover. First edition. Contains Ernest Thompson Seton's 1901 collection of short stories, Lives of the Hunted. These delightful tales are aimed at children and tell the exciting and heart-warming tales of various… Read more about this item
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How to Raise and Train a Kerry Blue Terrier

How to Raise and Train a Kerry Blue Terrier

by Frederick Schweppe

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1964
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64 pages with photographs. Octavo (8" x 5 1/4") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition. The Kerry Blue Terrier (also known as the Irish Blue Terrier) is a breed of dog. Originally bred to control vermin including rats, rabbits, badgers, ferrets, foxes, otters, hares, deer, and even wolves, over time the Kerry became a general working dog used for… Read more about this item
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Gonzalo Fernandez De Oviedo y valdes-- an Annotated Bibliography

Gonzalo Fernandez De Oviedo y valdes-- an Annotated Bibliography

by Daymond Turner

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1966
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61 pages. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6") bound in original publisher's wrappers. Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures Number 66. First edition. Published in 1966, this bibliography of Oviedo went far toward advancing factual knowledge about the life and works of a great writer who explored early sixteenth-century America and commented upon its flora and fauna and aboriginal Indian… Read more about this item
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Herakleitos and Diogenes

Herakleitos and Diogenes

by Guy Mattison Davenport (1927-2005)

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1979
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9780951251362
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62 pages. Octavo (8 1/4": x 5 1/4") bound in origin publisher's pictorial wrappers. Translated by Guy Davenport. All the extant fragments of Herakleitos and a collection of Diogenes' words from various sources. Herakleitos' words, 2500 years old, usually appear in English translated by philosophers as makeshift clusters of nouns and verbs which can then be inspected at length. Here they… Read more about this item
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Persian Architecture

Persian Architecture

by Arthur Upham Pope (1881-1969)

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1967
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[iv]+112 pages with photographs, illustrations and index. Octavo (8 1/2" x 6") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition. Pope, an archaeologist by trade, wrote extensively about Persian art and architecture. He was so fond of Persian arts and culture that he spent most of his life in Iran, at his request, he and his wife were buried there. Their… Read more about this item
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A Bibliography Of Edwin Arlington Robinson

A Bibliography Of Edwin Arlington Robinson

by Charles Beecher Hogan (1906-1983)

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1936
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xiv+221 pages with index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6") bound in original publisher's brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. First edition, Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935) was an American poet and playwright. Robinson won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry on three occasions and was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature four times. Condition: Former library copy with usual library stamps,… Read more about this item
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William Dean Howells : A Bibliography

William Dean Howells : A Bibliography

by Vito Joseph Brenni (1923-?)

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1978
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9780810806207
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xv-[16]-212 pages with index. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's beige cloth with dark brown lettering to spine. First edition. William Dean Howells (1837-1920) was an American realist novelist, literary critic, and playwright, nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters". He was particularly known for his tenure as editor of The Atlantic Monthly, as well as for his… Read more about this item
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Sir Walter Ralegh: An Annotated Bibliography

Sir Walter Ralegh: An Annotated Bibliography

by Christopher Mead Armitage (Compiler)

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Published
1987
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9780807817575
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xv+236 pages with bibliography and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in original publisher's blue cloth with white lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. First edition. Lists just short of two thousand publications written by Ralegh or about him between 1576 and 1986. The sectional divisions and index offer an easy access to the listed works. Condition: Near… Read more about this item
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How to raise and train a Puli

How to raise and train a Puli

by Ellanor H Anderson

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1964
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60 pages with photographs, tables and bibliography. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. First edition. The Puli is a small-medium breed of Hungarian herding dog known for its long, corded coat. The tight curls of the coat appear similar to dreadlocks. A similar-looking, but much larger breed – also Hungarian – is the Komondor. The… Read more about this item
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Chemistry in Magic
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Chemistry in Magic

by William M Linnett, Jr

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1910
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69 pages. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5") bound in original publisher's Saddle-stitched printed wrappers. First edition. Chemistry in Magic was one of the six publications issued by The Society of American Magicians from the 1905-1910. These pamphlets ("Issued Only to Members") are as follows: "The Twentieth Century Magician" by Oscar S. Teale (1905), "The Utility of Suggestion in Magic… Read more about this item
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The Spirit in Man, Art and Literature

The Spirit in Man, Art and Literature

by Carl Gustav "C J" Jung (1875-1961)

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1972
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160+[9 works of the author] pages with bibliography and index. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's wrappers. Translated by R F C Hull. Bollinger Series XX. First published in 1967. There are different ways of looking at the achievements of outstanding personalities. In reading this book, the reader will be in touch with some of Jung's best… Read more about this item
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Mastering Technical Analysis

Mastering Technical Analysis

by Michael C. Thomsett (1948- )

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1999
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9780793133598
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xiv+252 pages with tables, illustrations, glossary and index. Royal Octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4") bound in blue with gilt lettering to spine in original pictorial wrappers. First edition. This book will help you adapt professional investing strategies to boost the value of your portfolio.Fundamental analysis is the approach that uncovers gems, or companies with excellent market prospects, before the big… Read more about this item
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A Treasury of Gilbert and Sullivan

A Treasury of Gilbert and Sullivan

by William Schwenck Gilbert (1936-1911) and Arthur Sullivan edited by Deems Taylor

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1941
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405 pages with music scores and illustrations (some in color). Folio (12" z 9") bound in quarter red cloth with gilt lettering to spine over blue boards. The words and the music of 102 songs from 11 Operettas. A note about the piano arrangements (excerpts): The piano arrangements contained in this volume are completely new. I derived them exclusively from the… Read more about this item
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A Bibliography of Pindar: 1513-1966

A Bibliography of Pindar: 1513-1966

by Douglas E. Gerber (1933- )

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1968
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xvi+160 pages. Royal octavo (9 3/4" x 7") bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Philological Monographs of the American Philological Association, Number 28. First edition. Pindar (c518 BC-c438 BC) was an Ancient Greek lyric poet from Thebes. Of the canonical nine lyric poets of ancient Greece, his work is the best preserved. Quintilian wrote, "Of the nine… Read more about this item
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How to Raise and Train a Saluki

How to Raise and Train a Saluki

by Virginia M. Burch

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64 pages with photographs and illustrations. Octavo (8" x 5 1/2") bound in original polisher's pictorial wrappers. The Saluki is a standardized breed developed from sighthounds – dogs that hunt primarily by sight rather than strong scent – that was once used by nomadic tribes to run down game animals. The dog was originally bred in the Fertile Crescent. The modern… Read more about this item
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