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Merlin Dreams

By: Dickinson, Peter & Alan Lee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Gollancz: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16724

ISBN: 0575053704

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book. Lovely evocative art in B&W and colour throughout. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 169 pages; A collection of nine stories in which, by blending elements of the Merlin legend with his own tales, the author creates a world of medieval fantasy. Peter Dickinson's other books include "The Blue Hawk", "Ak", "Tulku" and "City of Gold". Alan Lee illustrated... View more info

A Guide to Buying Contemporary Northwest Coast Indian Arts

By: Duffek, Karen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia Museum of Anthropology: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14972

ISBN: 0888651023

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 0.2 x 9.7 x 7.8 Inches; 28 pages View more info

Sanctuary for the Heart

By: Duncan, Michael

Price: $14.50

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

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 10337

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Only light wear to book and DJ; Dust jacket in protective Mylar cover ; B&W Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 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

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The Spaces Between Contemporary Art from Havana

By: Eligio Fernández (Tonel), Antonio & Keith Wallace & Cecilia Andersson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Black Dog Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16831

ISBN: 1908966548

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book.; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.76 X 7.80 X 0.63 inches; 143 pages; "As opined by the book’s title, this is a publication focused toward the shared spaces and communal sensibilities of a city, rather than an attempt to survey the entire contemporary output of this anomalous nation. In essence, the study is a concentrated one of modern Havana, taking note of those artistic, cultural, socioeconomic and anthropol... View more info

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Chinook Winds Aboriginal Dance Project

By: Elton, Heather & Paul Seesequasis & Florene Belmore & Jerry Longboat & Gloria Manitopyes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Banff, AB, Banff Centre Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16740

ISBN: 189692302X

Condition: Very Good+


Light edge wear to card covers ; B&W Illustrations; 7.10 X 6.02 X 0.26 inches; 96 pages; Chinook Winds captures the exciting fusion of contemporary and traditional Aboriginal dance styles. Using interviews, memoirs, poetry and personal essays, the book documents the first groundbreaking dance piece from the Aboriginal Dance Project in 1996—a partnership between the Aboriginal Film and Video Art Alliance and The Banff Centre. View more info

Image for The Lost Museum  The Nazi Conspiracy To Steal The World's Greatest Works Of Art

The Lost Museum The Nazi Conspiracy To Steal The World's Greatest Works Of Art

By: Feliciano, Hector

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 18055

ISBN: 0465041949

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear with creasing top and bottom edges, top fore corners and spine ends bumped. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.30 X 6.50 X 1.30 inches; 278 pages; "Between 1939 and 1944, as the Nazis overran Europe, they were also quietly conducting another type of pillage. The Lost Museum tells the story of the Jewish art collectors and gallery owners in France who were stripped of rare works by artists such as Vermeer, Rembrandt... View more info

Image for A Celebration of Birds  C.G. Finch-Davies's final album of Southern African birds

A Celebration of Birds C.G. Finch-Davies's final album of Southern African birds

By: Finch-Davies, Claude Gibney

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Johannesburg, Natural History Books: 1990

Seller ID: 18765

ISBN: 0620148195

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Very light shelf wear is evident to book and dust jacket, slipcase is as new.; A bright, solid book; B&W and colour plates; Unpaginated pages; "Facsimile reproduction of 21 coloured paintings, each accompanied by a page of hand-written notes, covering the period 28 March 1918 to 4 April 1920." View more info

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The Twice-Weekly Letters July 10, 1999 to Sept 25, 2009

By: Genn, Robert & Judi Birnberg & Lorna MacPhee

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Studio Beckett Publications: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19134

ISBN: 0978467310

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; Only slight wear ; Inscribed by Robert Genn on title page, satin bookmark bound in, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.1 X 6.0 X 2.3 inches; 947 pages; "In 1999, Canadian Painter Robert Genn started emailing personally addressed letters to some of his friends. One by one, in the viral nature that is the Internet, these letters were copied, shared and generally passed around. Gradually at first, Robert's list grew until tens of thousands now go out... View more info

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Pacific Northwest Indian Motifs 14 Reproductions from Originals

By: Greul, Charles B.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Self Published: 1977

Seller ID: 17435

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, side stapled oblong book. Silver on black illustrations on front card cover outlining beige paste on label with black title & illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 32 pages; Reproductions of the artist's prints of sixteen Northwest First Nations symbols, largely Kwakiutl, Tlingit and Haida View more info

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Whistler - Garibaldi A painter's view

By: Haig, John

Price: $17.50

Publisher: West Vancouver, BC, Terra Bella Publishers Canada: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16729

ISBN: 189617101X

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Some creasing to back pages ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; Color Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; Artistic impressions of the Garibaldi and Whistler areas of British Columbia, painted by the author 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 C. Ames

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; 47 pages View more info

Image for Chinese Ceramics from Japanese Collections  T'ang Through Ming Dynasties

Chinese Ceramics from Japanese Collections T'ang Through Ming Dynasties

By: Hayashi, Seizo & Henry Trubner

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, Asia Society Inc.,N.Y.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16917

ISBN: 0878480498

Condition: Very Good+


Light shelfwear to card covers, small corner bumps.; A bright, solid book.; Color Photographs; 9.60 X 8.60 X 0.80 inches; 136 pages; A collection of colour and B&W photographs of ceramic pieces, with description and history. View more info

Image for M. E. : A Portrait of Emily Carr

M. E. : A Portrait of Emily Carr

By: Hembroff-Schleicher, Edythe

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin Company Limited: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17273

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ has light soiling and some chipping, creasing with tears along top edge. Green cloth boards show light edge wear. ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages; "M. E. (the title is taken from the signature Emily Carr frequently used) is a moving study of an artist's struggle against despair and loneliness. It is also an intimate portrayal of a close friendship. To her fellow Victorians, Emily Carr was an eccentric ... View more info

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Latin Among Lions Alvaro Guevara

By: Holman-Hunt, Diana

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph Ltd: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18420

ISBN: 0718112903

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Book shows slight wear, some erasure on front free end paper, DJ has short tears with light chipping, price crossed out lower front flap.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages; "Álvaro Guevara Reimers (Valparaíso, Chile, 13 July 1894 – Aix-en-Provence, France, 16 October 1951) was a painter, based in London and loosely associated with the Bloomsbury set." He studied art in Britain and due to his family's... View more info

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Gutermann Thread Painting

By: Hubbard, Liz

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Greenford UK, Search Press Ltd: (1985) 1987

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 16409

ISBN: 0855325658

Condition: Very Good


Only light wear to pictorial card covers. ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; 7.80 X 7.80 X 0.10 inches; 32 pages; Instruction with color photos of original work created by British textile artist Liz Hubbard, a technique she named "Thread Painting," which uses a sewing machine. View more info

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The Development of Canadian Art

By: Hubbard, R.H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada: 1963

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16872

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


White gloosy DJ shows some soil and light stains as well as chipping, light wear to book, previous owner's bookplate. ; A tight solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Over 200 B&W and colour plates. ; 137 pages; "This book, based on a series of lectures at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, tells the story of Canadian art from the beginning of New France to the present day (1963)." 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

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Karsh Canadians

By: Karsh, Yousuf

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17428

ISBN: 0802023177

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Some edge wear to dust jacket, especially head of DJ spine ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Silver cloth covered boards as new ; B&W Photographs; 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.9 Inches; 208 pages; Yousuf Karsh 'He grew up during the Armenian Genocide where he wrote "I saw relatives massacred; my sister died of starvation as we were driven from village to village." At the age of 16, his parents sent Yousuf to live with his uncle George Nakash, a photographer in Sherbrooke, Q... View more info

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Karsh Canadians

By: Karsh, Yousuf

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18402

ISBN: 0802023177

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Some edge wear to dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Silver cloth covered boards as new ; B&W Photographs; 1.1 x 12.1 x 9.9 Inches; 208 pages; Yousuf Karsh 'He grew up during the Armenian Genocide where he wrote "I saw relatives massacred; my sister died of starvation as we were driven from village to village." At the age of 16, his parents sent Yousuf to live with his uncle George Nakash, a photographer in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada. Karsh briefly... View more info

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The Nahanni Portfolio - Nahanni Portfolio Series Volume 2

By: Keough; Pat & Rosemarie Keough

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Stoddart / Nahanni Production: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17985

ISBN: 0773721673

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Signed by All Authors; Light creasing and edgewear of dust jacket ; Inscribed by both Pat & Rosemarie Keough on title page. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book. ; Color Photographs; 180 pages; 119 full-colour images with commentary featuring the rich splendour of the Nahanni area of the Northwest Territories (Nunavut), the lanscape, flora and fauna. View more info