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Very Good + in None, as issued jacket. New York, Disinformation Company, 2007, revised US edition, previously published in Great Britain. Clean, tight 8vo, 468pp. Illustrated with contemporary Ayahuasca color visions of Peruvian shaman Pablo Amaringo and ancient cave drawings from the Drakensberg caves, Chimera from Heaven Cave in the Karoo, and other cave drawings. An exploration of the influences that shaped the modern human mind. It asks if the supernaturals first depicted in the painted ...
Patricia Curtain. Near Fine in very good + jacket. New York, Harper Collins, 1995, first edition, SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND PHOTOGRAPHER. Delicious recipes for round-the-calendar veggies from one of America's very best restaurants.
Very Good in near fine jacket. Folio, 152pp, some minor shelf wear to the d.j., price clipped. 118 reproductions including 55 in color, of which 48 are hand-tipped. Includes a special section of his lithographs and posters. Buy quality books from experienced booksellers.
Description: Fine in very good jacket. 1987, 1st ed., Hudson Hills Press, sq 4to, 130pp, with only the very most minor shelf wear, gift quality. Dust jacket in Mylar. A fantastic book of color photos and information on the new traditions in Navajo weaving. More than 100 illustrations; 83 in color of beautiful Navajo rugs, some very old and rare, some more modern, but gorgeous. Read More
Description: 2001, 1st ed., Timber Press, 0881924997. HB, 8vo, 451pp, As new/as new, still in original plastic wrap. Full color photographs, maps, biblio, Index. Plants and gardens of the southern hemisphere, many of which may be grown here in the U.S. Nearly 1500 plants in all, includes case studies, hardiness zones, and dispels the notion that these "foreign" plants are unreasonably difficult to grow. Read More
Description: Very Good in very good jacket. New York, Reinhold Publ., 1953, first edition. Scarce, 4to, 128pp, in mylar cover. Very light shelf wear. An excellent, time-honored reference work on the methods of painting with oils. Buy quality books from experienced booksellers. Read More
Description: 1979, appears 1st ed., Chartwell Books. HB, 4to, 173pp, VG/VG. Beautifully photographed and well written book about the beautiful Orchids that inhabit almost every country in the world. Read More
Edition: First edition
Publisher: Hawthorn Books
Date published: 1977
Description: Very Good in very good jacket. 1977, 1st ed., Hawthorn Books, 8vo, 342pp, clean, tight and crisp with a f.o. signature neatly penned on the ffe. An excellent reference work with color and B&W photos and great information about miniature roses and how to grow them. Read More
Description: 1985, 1st ed., McClelland & Stewart, 0771011865. HB, tall 4to, 312pp, VG/VG. 211 beautiful B&W photographs w/explanations and history of architecture all over the world, according to specific elements such as doors, domes, roofs, etc. Read More
Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications
Date published: 1978
Description: Very Good+ in very good + jacket. New York, Watson, Guptill, 1970, edition not stated, probable Clean, tight 4to, 176pp. An amazing art technique book with 300 diagrams and drawings (without a model) and a new approach to moving figures in deep space and foreshortening. Buy quality books from experienced booksellers. Read More
Description: 2000, 1st ed., Chronicle Books, 0811825574. HB, 4to, VG+ binder with internal spiral booklets containing 64, 000 mix-and-match pattern combinations for home décor. Innovative design and advice book that is fun and inspiring. Helpful to the lay person or the professional decorator. Read More