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Image for Border Film Project  Photos by Migrants & Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico Border

Border Film Project Photos by Migrants & Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico Border

By: Adler, Rudy & Victoria Criado & Brett Huneycutt

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17451

ISBN: 0810993155

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Tan boards show light soiling, with a water stain present on the front bottom foredge (pages not affected). ; A bright, solid book. Interesting book design with round cutouts in front and back paper covered boards ; Colour Photographs; 8.60 X 6.50 X 0.80 inches; 176 pages; In 2007, the authors handed out 600 disposable cameras to two different groups, undocumented Mexican migrants crossing the deserts into the United States, and American Minutemen volunteers trying to s... View more info

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Ontario Fraktur - A Pennsylvania-German Folk Tradition in Early Canada

By: Bird, Michael S.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, M. F. Feheley Publishers: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18177

ISBN: 0919880088

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows some wear to extremities and rubbing along spine. ; A bright solid, book, DJ in Mylar. ; 144 pages; "This is the first serious study done in Canada of Fraktur, a rich tradition of folk art having its beginnings in Medieval Europe and brought to North America by Germanic settlers fleeing religious persecution. The art of manuscript illumination attained its most exuberant form of expression among the Germanic communities of Pennsylvania in the 18th and 19th ... View more info

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Women in the Arts and Crafts Movement 1870-1914

By: Callen, Anthea

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Astragal Books: 1980

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 18075

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some shelf wear, top fore corner bumped, small water stain top of soins ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 232 pages View more info

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Masterpieces of 20th Century Chinese Painting

By: Canadian Foundation for the Preservation of Chinese Cultural and Historical Treasures

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Foundation for the Preservation of Chinese Cultural and Historical Treasures: 1997

Seller ID: 15701

ISBN: 0968262309

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to card covers, small crease top fore corner and bottom back corner. ; A bright, solid book. Stunning color plates throughout, errata slips laid in. Text in English, Chinese and French; Trade PB; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 151 pages View more info

Image for Pause;  An Emily Carr Sketch Book

Pause; An Emily Carr Sketch Book

By: Carr, Emily

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Stoddart: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 11020

ISBN: 0773728759

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light fading of DJ spine ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. A bright solid, book ; B&W Illustrations; 0.73 x 9.34 x 6.32 Inches; 148 pages; Laid in are 2 post cards of her art work, 1 of her birthplace as well as a few other mementoes. Foreword by her biographer, Maria Tippett. The book is Carr's account of the period she spent in the Sunhill Sanatorium in East Anglia, burnt out mentally and artistically. The only artwork she turned out during the the year and a half are these s... View more info

The Alma Mater Society Art Collection

By: Collection, The Alma Matter Society Art

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia: 1988

Seller ID: 14478

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear; Laid in is an invitation to view this exhibition on its fortieth anniversary Oct 3 1988.; Trade PB; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 64 pages View more info

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Collector's Show of Traditional Soochow Woodblock Prints in Taiwan, R. O. C.

By: Council for Cultural Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, R. O. C.; HUANG Tsai-lang (editor)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Taiwan, Council for Cultural Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, R. O. C.,Chen Chi-lu, Chairman: 1987

Seller ID: 16048

Condition: Very Good+


Light edge wear to heavy card covers ; Text in Chinese and English. Card covers with french flaps. ; Trade PB; Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 317 pages; This is a collection of color plates representing woodcuts shown at the 3rd International Biennial Print Exhibit View more info

Sanctuary for the Heart

By: Duncan, Michael

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, The United Church of Canada: 1997

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 10337

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated pages; This is a book of B&W art work and poetry dedicated to St. Andrews-Wesley Church in Vancouver, BC. View more info

From the Valley to the Sea

By: Duncan, Michael

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board: 1978

Seller ID: 15213

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Dust jacket scuffed and chipped, tears top edge with V shape section missing top back edge. ; Illustrations and poetry by Michael Duncan, A tight solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated pages; A selection of historical scenes throughout Mission, Abbotsford, Matsqui, Clearbrook, Langley, Surrey, White Rock and North Delta. View more info

Indian Masterpieces from the Walter and Marianne Koerner Collection In the Museum Of Anthropology The University Of British Columbia

By: Hawthorn, Audrey; Michael M.Ames (foreword)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14792

ISBN: 0774800429

Condition: Very Good


Light edgewear to card covers, light sticker damage front cover ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 47 pages View more info

Image for Akseli Gallen-Kallela  Katsoin outoja unia - artist and visionary (WSOY galleria)

Akseli Gallen-Kallela Katsoin outoja unia - artist and visionary (WSOY galleria)

By: Kamarainen, Eija; Michael Wynne-Ellis (translator)

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Helsinki, W. Soderstrom: 1994

Seller ID: 13545

ISBN: 9510192171

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light bumping of corners of glossy paper covered boards, previous owner's name on FFEP ; A bright, solid book ; 127 pages; Stunning color plates with accompanying text in Finnish & English View more info

Grain of Truth The Ancient Lessons of Craft

By: Laird, Ross

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Walker & Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12413

ISBN: 0802713890

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by Author; Signed by Laird on title page. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 0.81 x 8.42 x 6.48 Inches; 187 pages; "Laird, a poet and Vancouver native, reflects on the rewards and frustrations of woodworking in eight pensive chapters ingrained with sensual, sinuous language and an intuitive understanding of the topic's metaphoric possibilities. Whether describing the construction of a wooden hand plane (toolmaking, Laird says, is a particular marker i... View more info

Image for Early Sketches 1932 - 1935

Early Sketches 1932 - 1935

By: Lamont, Gwen

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Kelowna, BC, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11892

Condition: Very Good


Some wear & scuffing of white glossy card covers, light wear to extremities ; A tight solid book. Black & white sketches on heavy quality paper. Sketches of people & places from Ontario west ; Trade PB; 145 pages View more info

Image for Moderne Kunst  des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts : Auktion 369

Moderne Kunst des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts : Auktion 369

By: Nolte, Hauswedell &

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Hamburg, Hauswedell & Nolte: 2002

Seller ID: 15169

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to heavy card covers ; Text in Germanwith only Conditions of Sale in English, one fold out colour plate. ; Trade PB; 7. Dezember 2002; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 378 pages; B&W and colour glossy illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Onley's Arctic  Diaries and Paintings of the High Arctic

Onley's Arctic Diaries and Paintings of the High Arctic

By: Onley, Toni

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & McIntyre: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17947

ISBN: 088894666X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Very light shelfwear to DJ and boards. ; A bright, solid book, dj is clean and crisp. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Color Illustrations; 164 pages; "Toni Onley was a Manx painter noted for his landscapes and abstract works. Born in Douglas on the Isle of Man, he moved to Canada in 1948, and lived in Brantford, Ontario.Among his works are many watercolours depicting the northern Canadian landscape. Onley painted natural subjects according to his view to ... View more info

Image for Artists for Nature in ALASKA'S COPPER RIVER DELTA

Artists for Nature in ALASKA'S COPPER RIVER DELTA

By: Ott, Riki

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Wormer, Netherlands, Inmerc bv: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13119

ISBN: 9066110260

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Color Illustrations; 160 pages View more info

Image for The Art of Emily Carr

The Art of Emily Carr

By: Shadbolt, Doris

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin & Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18325

ISBN: 0772012555

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Dust jacket has light soiling, light shelf wear. Blank bookplate has been pasted on half-title page. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; Colour & B&W Plates; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 223 pages; Emily Carr, an skilled artist, buried herself in the spirit of the West Coast of Canada where she was born. "This book represents the culmination of Doris Shadbolt's long fascination with the work of Carr, a painter she views as one of the strongest... View more info

Image for Mind's I; Poems and Drawings

Mind's I; Poems and Drawings

By: Shadbolt, Jack

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, McClelland and Stewart: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 11830

ISBN: 0771081170

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by Illustrator; Light chipping to extremities of DJ ; Inscribed by Shadbolt to 'Joe' (also an artist) on blank page facing half title page. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 111 pages; "The book contains all of Shadbolt's poems from the 1930's to the present, with some revised versions; they are accompanied by thirty-five black-and-white illustrations, some of them double page" View more info

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Permanent Collection 1948-2008

By: Shamsher, Aliyah; Samein Shamsher, Jordana Hovis

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Alma Mater Society of the University of British Columbia: 2008

Seller ID: 16078

ISBN: 0981028403

Condition: Very Good+


Light edge wear and corner creasing of card covers. Small star in pen next to some of the artist's names ; A bright, solid book, many color reproductions. ; Trade PB; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 92 pages; Art works by various artists are featured in this book such as A.J. Hughes, Roy Kiyooka, Harold Town, A.Y. Jackson, Toni Onley, Lawren Harris among others. View more info

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"The Symposium on Modern Chinese Ink Painting" Conference Treatise

By: Sheng, Chen Shuh & Ministry of Education

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Taiwan, Taiwan Museum of Art: 1994

Seller ID: 14369

ISBN: 9570042036

Condition: Near Fine


Only light wear to beige card covers with French flaps ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 390+ pages; This book was put together from the submissions to a conference March 25-27, 1994. The text is in Chinese (some notes in English) with many colour illustrations and B&W photographs throughout. It was published in August 1994. View more info