Benedict, Pierce E.
Beverly Hills: A. H. Cawston & H. M. Meier, 1934. First edition. Hardcover. A. H. Cawston & H. M. Meier. Quarto. 235pp. plus index. Previous owners Signature and date on fly-leaf. Foxing to endpapers and some toning throughout. Chips and wear to the top edges of the last half dozen... Item #9549
Benjamin, Betsy Sterling
Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. A carefully illustrated process section outlines everything textile artists might need to know, materials used, advance methods of applying wax and dye, wax formulas, pigment application, setting of dyes and removal of wax from cloth. Kodansha International. Quarto. 223pp. Item #9540
Adelaide: Libraries Board of South Australia, 1967. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Libraries Board of South Australia. Octavo. 2 Volumes. 440pp.; 428pp. Facsimile edition of the original 1834 edition published by Richard Bentley. Light blue leatheret, title stamped in silver. One corner lightly bumped, others lightly turned. Minor soiling to top-edge. Item #8939
BENNEVILLE, James S. de
Philadelphia: Peter Reilly, 1916. First American edition. Hardcover. Peter Reilly. 9 1/4'' x 6''. 485pp. Wear and nick to original blue cloth. Fly-leaf missing top corner. Scarce. Item #11184
Benson, Timothy O.
Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum/ MIT Press, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Los Angeles County Museum/ MIT Press. Quarto.448pp. Incl. index. Nicely illustrated. Comprehensive exhibition catalogue, with substantial text. Chipboard covers printed in orange, black and silver, black cloth spine. Item #9586
Lucca, Italy: Libreria Musicale Italiana, 2008. First edition thus. Hardcover. Libreria Musicale Italiana. Quarto.Two volumes. Continuous pagination, xxviii, 1074pp. First volume is an introductory study,(text in English); the second volume is a facsimile of the original 15th century manuscript. (in color). "The manuscript Bologna Q15 is one of the most..... Item #12541
Bente, Vance D. [ et al ]
Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation, 1982. First edition. Paperback. Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation. Quarto. 129pp. plus Appendix. Illustrated with diagrams, charts and some photographs. Clean, bright copy. Item #9381
Bentley, Gerald Eades
Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Oxford University Press. Octavo. 470pp. Ownership signature and date on ffep. Grey-blue dustjacket is darkened on edges and spine. Item #8533
Berg, Stephen (et al)
Hatje Cantz, Germany. First edition. Hardcover. Hatje Cantz. 10 1/4'' x 11 7/8''. 244pp. With 248pp., 131 color illustrations. Text in English and German. Signed by Crewdson on the title-page. Some toning to pages. Item #11964
Berger, Anna Maria Busse
Oxford: CLARENDON PRESS, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. CLARENDON PRESS. 9 1/2'' X 6 1/2''. 271pp. with index. Inscribed by Berger '' To my friend an mentor alejandro with much love, Anna Maria''. Item #12493
Berger, John A.
Santa Barbara: The Schauer Press, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Lungren painted in the desert , but lived in Santa Barbara in his later years. The Schauer Press. 8vo. 347pp. with index. Some wear to covers, pages lightly toned. Item #9467
Berinstain, Valerie [et al ]
Milan: Skira, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Skira. 12'' x 10 1/2''. 291pp. With index. Item #12000
New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011. Hardcover. Yale University Press. Quarto. 220pp. incl. index. Nicely illustrated, mostly in color. Controversial study of pre-modern illustrated manuscripts of Islamic cosmographies. Item #11788
Chicago: Abage, 1974-1980. First edition. Hardcover. Abage. Quarto. 3 Volumes, 816pp. total. Each volume has its own index. Profusely illustrated. Volume three has small, three line note on ffep. This is a very heavy set, expect extra shipping- contact for overseas shipping estimate. Item #8575
New York: Charles Scribner, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Charles Scribner. Spine a bit faded. Dime sized scrape on the paper illustration on front cover. Very light toning, minor crease to first few pages. Overall a nice clean copy. Item #9041
Carmel, Ca: Photography West Graphics, 1986. First edition. Hardcover. Photography West Graphics. Oblong quarto. 50 b&w plates followed with 24pp. text. INSCRIBED BY BERNHARD, " To Leinie...1988."Pink cloth has very minor discoloration to edges. Top edge, fore-edge and some page edges a little foxed. Dust jacket shows light wear, faded... Item #10711
Berrin, Kathleen ; Virginia Fields (Editors)
New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Yale University Press. Quarto. 272pp. 231 colored illustrations and 4 maps. Still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Item #11559
Berry-Hill, Henry and Sidney
Leigh-on-Sea: F. Lewis, Publishers, Ltd. 1970. First edition. Hardcover. F. Lewis, Publishers, Ltd. Quarto. 64pp. text; 142 monochrome plates with color frontise. Item #9250
New York/ Cambridge: Architectural History Foundation / MIT Press, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Architectural History Foundation / MIT Press. Quarto. 275pp. Incl. Chronology and index. Scholarly text with illustrations from photographs and plans. Price sticker on rear of dust jacket. Item #10385
Bettinger, Robert L.
Davis, California, U.S.A. Foundation for the Publication of Monographs in California and Great Basin Anthropology, 1982. Soft Cover. Foundation for the Publication of Monographs in California and Great Basin Anthropology. 104pp. Illustrated with photographs and charts. 'Monographs in California and Great Basin Anthropology' Number 1, December 1982. Very light wear... Item #8094
Beuys, Joseph; Johannes Stuttgen
Koln: DuMont, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. DuMont. Thick octavo. 280pp. LIMITED EDITION, #6 of 200 copies, SIGNED BY BEUYS. Stamped on title page: Free International University. Illustrated. Text in multiple languages. Paper covered boards show a hint of rubbing to publishers name. In cardboard folding box, which has a minor... Item #9246
Bibby, Cyril (Julian Huxley)
London: Watts, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Watts. Octavo. 330pp.Incl. index and some illustrations. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO: "JULIAN HUXLEY WITH WARMEST WISHES..." Pencil annotations on rear free endpaper. Small spot on fore-edge. Dustjacket is faded on spine and has a couple small edge tears, light edgewear. Item #12109
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1961. Second edition. Hardcover. Princeton University Press. Quarto. 343pp. Incl index. Small ink name on title-page. Tear to dustjacket. Item #8378
Bieber, Ralph P; Hafen, Le Roy R. (Editors).
Glendale, Ca. Arthur H. Clark Co. 1943. Cloth Hardcover. Arthur H. Clark Co. 364pp. Very slight fading to spine and edges of rear board. Ownership signature and blindstamp on ffep. Large 8vo. Item #7058
New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1979. Hardcover. Taplinger Publishing Company. Tall quarto. Incl. index. A comprehensive work, illustrated with over 750 photographs, 20 in color. Light spotting on top edge. Dust jacket has light edgewear and some small edge tears. Item #12130