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