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Image for Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 23, 2007,  Toronto

Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 23, 2007, Toronto

By: N/A

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Toronto, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16361

ISBN: 0973399872

Condition: Very Good


Two pages have been torn out, light wear to heavy white card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 206 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several A.J. Casson and Emily Carr are present as well as such renowned artists as Kreighoff, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson and Lawren Harris. Also included are some modern artists View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Wednesday May 25, 2005,  Vancouver

Fine Canadian Art - Wednesday May 25, 2005, Vancouver

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2005

Seller ID: 16357

ISBN: 0973399821

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to white heavy card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 143 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several A.Y. Jackson are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, Lawren Harris. Also included are native art and sculptures. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 25, 2004,  Toronto

Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 25, 2004, Toronto

By: N/A

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Toronto, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16358

ISBN: 0973399813

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to heavy white card covers, some creasing to absentee bid form ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 126 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Lawren Harris are present as well as such renowned artists as A.J. Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson. Also included are sculptures and modern art. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 24, 2005,  Toronto

Fine Canadian Art - Thursday November 24, 2005, Toronto

By: N/A

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Toronto, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2005

Seller ID: 16359

ISBN: 097339983X

Condition: Very Good+


Only slight wear to heavy white card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 166 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Emily Carr and E.J. Hughes are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Lawren Harris, A.Y. Jackson as well as Bill Reid pieces. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 14, 2002,  Vancouver

Fine Canadian Art - Friday November 14, 2002, Vancouver

By: N/A

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16362

ISBN: 0968702686

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Only slight wear to heavy card covers, absentee bid form creased ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 139 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Lawren Harris are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson. Also included are sculptures by such carvers as Bill Reid. View more info

Image for Fine Canadian Art - Thursday, May 25, 2006,  Vancouver

Fine Canadian Art - Thursday, May 25, 2006, Vancouver

By: N/A

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Heffel Fine Art Auction House: 2005

Seller ID: 16363

ISBN: 0973399848

Condition: Very Good+


Only light wear too glossy white heavy card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 135 pages; This is an auction house catalogue with colour plates throughout on glossy paper, many are full page. Many Group of Seven painters are represented. Several Emily Carr are present as well as such renowned artists as Casson, Emily Carr, E.J.Hughes, A.Y. Jackson. Also included are sculptures by such carvers as Bill Reid. View more info

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Mungo Martin; Man of Two Cultures

By: B.C. Indian Arts Society

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16840

ISBN: 0888260954

Condition: Very Good+


Only light wear to card covers, gift notation on front fly leaf ; A bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 45 pages; Mungo Martin 1879-1962 was born in Fort Rupert on the north end of Vancouver Island. "As a boy Martin had been apprenticed as a carver to a paternal uncle, but it was Martin's stepfather Charlie James, a famous Northwestern artist, who was his principle influence in honing a natural talent. Martin went on to become one of the first traditional artists to deal with many types of Northwest Coast sculptural and painting styles. He carved his fi... View more info

Image for The Open Timber Roofs of the Middle Ages  Illustrated By Perspective and Working Drawings of Some of the Best Varieties of Church Roofs

The Open Timber Roofs of the Middle Ages Illustrated By Perspective and Working Drawings of Some of the Best Varieties of Church Roofs

By: Brandon, Raphael and J. Arthur Brandon

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Algrove Publishing Limited: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18591

ISBN: 0921335571

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Slight sticker shadow on paste-on illustration on front board. ; A bright, solid book. As new, B&W and colour illustrations throughout. ; B&W and colour illustrations; 12 X 9.70 X 0.70 inches; 87 pages; A lovely facsimile of the original edition from 1849. View more info

Image for Masterpieces of 20th Century Chinese Painting

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 An Artist's Vision

An Artist's Vision

By: Coleman, Sue

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Summerwild Productions: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 19019

ISBN: 0969280742

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed by Author & Illustrator; DJ and boards show light shelf wear. ; Signed by the author/illustrator opposite the title page. A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 11.7 X 9.6 X 0.6 inches; 128 pages; "Travel through the eyes of the artist and writer Sue Coleman to the Pacific Northwest. View her unique blend of the traditional art forms - uniting two cultures. The result of eight years of research and travel throughout Alaska and British Columbia this book is a catalogue of artwork accompanied by legends stories passed down through countless generatio... View more info

Image for The Living Witness  Art in the Concentration Camps and Ghettos

The Living Witness Art in the Concentration Camps and Ghettos

By: Costanza, Mary S.

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Free Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16252

ISBN: 0029066603

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Price clipped dust jacket shows general edge wear, dime size chip top front panel and tear with creasing bottom back panel. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 9.40 X 7.60 X 1.10 inches; 240 pages; Many prisoners in the death camps used various forms of art to ease the horror of their surroundings. Artwork has been gathered from personal and museum collections to stand as a witness to their experiences. View more info

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

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

Image for ASTA Libri, autografi e grafica

ASTA Libri, autografi e grafica

By: d'Aste, Gonnelli Casa

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Florence/Firenze, Gonnelli Casa d'Aste: Oct 10 2010

Seller ID: 16241

Condition: Very Good


Bottom fore corner of front card coverbadly creased with light soil and creasing of inside page, only light wear else ; Colour Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 298 pages; Text completely in Italian. Colour illustrations on every page of manuscripts, incunabula from the mediaeval period and books and ephemeral pieces from every period since, until mid 20th century. A thorough itemization of the items to be auctioned with detailed descriptions in Italian. Unfortunately, no prices realized information is included. View more info

Image for Pioneer Buildings of British Columbia

Pioneer Buildings of British Columbia

By: Danglemaier, Rudi & Martin Segger

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17044

ISBN: 1550170120

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Gift inscription on title page, 1" closed tear bottom fore corner of dustjacket. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; Color Paintings; 10 X 10 X 0.75 inches; 160 pages; This gorgeously illustrated hardcover presents an interpretive survey of British Columbia's architectural heritage recorded by artist Rudi Dangelmaier in a series of watercolours and oil paintings. Trained in Germany, Danglemaier has been documenting pioneer buildings in Saskatchewan and British Columbia since 1929. The buildings portrayed in this book date from the mid 19th to the early 20th century a... View more info

Image for The Scottish Country Dance Book - Volumes 1-6

The Scottish Country Dance Book - Volumes 1-6

By: Diack, Michael & The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London, Paterson's Publications: 1950-1956

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 16722

Condition: Very Good-


32mo 4" - 5" tall; This series contains the traditional dances that have been practiced in Scotland going back 200 years, collected by the Scottish Country Dance Society. Volume I contains Books 1-3, Vol. II contains 4-6, Vol. III contains Books 7-9, Vol IV contains 10-12, Vol. V contains 13-15. We also have Vol. VI containing Books 16-18. These slim little volumes have differnt coloured card covers that show some shelfwear and light soil but all volumes are intact with no tearing or creasing. View more info

Image for Merlin Dreams

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 "Castles" and "The Moon's Apprentice" as well Lord of the Rings View more info

Image for The Spaces Between  Contemporary Art from Havana

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 anthropological influences on its art scene without intent to become pedagogic in the process.Including major contemporary figures suc... 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

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

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 in nanoseconds from a state-of-the-art dedicated server to creatively-minded people in 115 countries. These totally free let... View more info

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

M. E. : A Portrait of Emily Carr

By: Hembroff-Schleicher, Edythe

Price: $20.00

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 character who kept outlandish pets, wore outlandish clothes, painted outlandish pictures, and had a very sharp tongue. Recogn... View more info