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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


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

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

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


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


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


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


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


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

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


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


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


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


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


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


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

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Early Sketches 1932 - 1935

By: Lamont, Gwen

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Kelowna, BC, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11892


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


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


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