Books for Sale
Savage Abyssinia, by James E. Baum. An account of the expedition mounted by The Field Museum of Chicago to explore and record the natural history of this ancient land. Written by the expedition's historian. 1927, first edition, B&w photographs, maps on endpapers. No DJ. Orange cloth covers with title in black. Slight shelf wear, one soil spot on foredge; no writing inside; overall good plus.
Trout, Ernest Schwiebert. 2 vol. boxed. Some water damage on box and scratch on cover of vol. 1 - otherwise excellent, unmarked, clean. Natural history and fishing of trout. Illustrated.
The Oldest Living Things in the World, Sussman, Rachel. Excellent condition.
Wicker Basketry, Flo Hoppe
Havasupai Baskets and their Makers: 1930-1940
Maimon, B&R International , first edition
Persuasive Images: Posters of War and Revolution from the Hoover Archives, Lewis Irwin, Princeton University.
L'Art Russe, Seconde moitie Du XIX Siecle, Paris, very few copies; text in French
Bollywood Posters, Pinto, Thames & Hudson
Schiele, Wolfgang Fischer, Taschen
Die Ostasiatische Tuschmalerei, von Ernst Gross, Berlin, 1922. text in German
Flowers by Robert Mapplethorpe, softcover, Little Brown, Boston
Complete history Aztec & Maya, Chas. Phillips, Metro
Gold of the Pharoahs, Muller, Thiem, Cornell University
Flight to Egypt, Timothy Ely, Chronicle Books, (written in "Glytoglossia", with commentary in English
The Bobtail Puppy Book, Cecil Aldin. Apparently a first edition.
The Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tale Book, a Giant Golden Book. Full of beautiful illustrations, the book includes favorites as well as little-know Andersen stories.
Bolivar, published by Tolmer, Paris, 1929. first edition, in French
Danish Fairy Tales and Legends by Hans Christian Andersen, published in 1897 by Bliss, Sands & Co., London. This first edition includes 16 illustrations, 45 fairy tales, and a memoir of the author.
Large collection of children's books about horses; most collectible