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Sisters in the Resistance: How Women Fought to Free France, 1940-45

By: Weitz, Margaret Collins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044528

ISBN: 0471196983

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. 1st edition (1995), not 1998 revised ed. xviii,350 pp., illus. Mildly bumped top corner, otherwise only slight wear, with square, uncreased binding, clean interior. View more info

Spain: The Gentle Anarchy [INSCRIBED]

By: Welles, Benjamin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SBS140

Condition: Near Fine


Dark red cloth, lettered in gilt witih black title panel on upper spine. Slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. Final several leaves are creased across top corner. Dust jacket is chipped at head of spine, with several short closed edge tears, minor area of loss along bottom front edge, price-clipped front flap, sunned spine panel, now in archival mylar. ix,386 pp., maps. Inscribed by author "For my cousins / Bill and [illegible?] / Hunt / with admiration & / affection / Ben Welles." Scarce signed copy. View more info

Visions of Venice: Watercolours and Drawings from Turner to Procktor

By: Wilcox, Timothy (editor); John Christian, J. G. Links, Timothy Wilcox (intros.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Bankside Gallery: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035504

ISBN: 1873358008

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, French flaps. Slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. 96 pp., 87 catalogued works, illus. in color, b&w. View more info

The Arts and Crafts of Older Spain [The World of Art Series] [3 volumes, complete]

By: Williams, Leonard

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London and Edinburgh, T. N. Foulis: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006717

Condition: VG+


Brown buckram, gilt stamped lettering and front panel device, gilt stamped back strips, deckled edges. I: xiv + 289 pp., 61 plates; II: x + 263 pp., 77 plates; III: ix + 282 pp., 32 plates. Slight tonal variance to cloth along edges, joints, and back strips, from aging; chipped with slight surface loss at or near head of Vols. II and III, else only light shelf wear. Clean interiors and plates, with vintage gift inscription on half-title of each volume. Firm bindings. VG+ overall. Chapters on Gold, Silver and Jewel Work, Iron-Work, Bronzes, Arms. Furniture, Ivories, Pottery, Glass. Spanish Silk... View more info

The Great Good Place: American Expatriate Women in Paris

By: Wiser, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton and Co.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042239

ISBN: 0393029999

Condition: Fine


Green 1/4 cloth, blue paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight binding lean original to issue. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, now in mylar. 336 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. First edition w/ complete number line. View more info

Storia e Politica Nei Dipinti di Palazzo Ducale - Aspetti dell'autocebrazione della Repubblica di Venezia nel Cinquecento

By: Wolters, Wolfgang; Benedetta Heinemann Campana (transl.)

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Venice, Italy, Arsenale Editrice in Venezia: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 025060

ISBN: 8877430249

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. A mere hint of rubbing at bottom text block corner, otherwise as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows slight edge wear, clipped rear flap (bottom corner), now in archival mylar. 336 pp., 314 illus. Originally published (in German) as "Der Bilderschmuck des Dogenpalastes," 1983. Text in Italian. View more info

The Medici [Volume I + II, Complete]

By: Young, Col. G. F., C.B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1912

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 040028

Condition: Very Good


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in dark green cloth, spine panels lettered in gilt, with color device stamped on each front cover. Modest shelf wear with light surface rubbing, text block edges a bit dulled by age. Vol. I front hinge has been neatly mended, all other hinges intact. Former owner's address stamp on front fixed endsheet of each volume. Firm bindings. Foxed endpapers, with interiors showing scattered foxing, generally light, otherwise unmarked. xxi,538 + xii,576 pp., illus. Third (1912) edition, 5th ptg. thus: Sept. 1925; first issued in 1909. View more info