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21 Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens Society) FRY, Trish (photo.) PELHAM, E. Patrick Portrait of a Garden. 1st Cdn
Book Room Limited, 1999, ISBN:0968342957 
(Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens Society). Portrait of a Garden. (Halifax:The Book Room Limited, 1999). First Canadian Edition. Pp. 58. Illustrated with photography by Trish Fry and horticultural drawings by E. Patrick Pelham. Oblong 8vo, green ill. glossy paper covered boards. A photographic journey through one of Canada's finest historic gardens. Spine sunned, else vg.15.00

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22 Anonymous) Nation's Pictures
Cassell and Co., London, 1903, 
(Anonymous) The Nation's Pictures. London: Cassell and Company, Ltd, 1903. [Complete in four volumes.] The set containing 193 chromo-photographic process three-colour plates, the plates tipped to stiff olive-grey paper and interleaved with separate printed descriptions for each plate. Pp. viii + 48 plates + [4] (ads); vi + 48 plates + [4] (ads); [4] (col. frontis. and accompanying descriptive leaf) + iv + 48 plates (numbered 2 - 49) + [4] (ads); xvi + 48 plates + [4] (ads). Folio (15" x 11"). With brief biographical notes of the painters in vol. 4, pp. v - xvi. The set would more properly havebeen titled "The Nation's Nineteenth-Century Pictures", as Turner is the e arliest of the 131 artists whose work is reproduced in these volumes. The Pre-Raphaelites, and those influenced by the PRB movement, have a representation in the volumes consistent with their continuing popularity at the timeof publication; and in quality of colour reproduction the plates are the e quals of those in some hastily dished-up modern books, and the better for the exactness of their colour registration. Extremities lightly to moderately worn, fore-corners bumped, some scratching and spotting of cloth, water-marking to rear board of vol. 1. The hinges, although no longer by any meanstight, are still very serviceable as little shaking has been suffered by t he set over time. Cost of shipping will be extra due to the weight of the set. 450.00

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23 ARBUS, Diane SOUTHALL, Thomas W. ARBUS, Doon ISRAEL, Marvin Diane Arbus : Magazine Work, in dj
Aperture, Millerton, N.Y., 1984, ISBN:0893811580 
ARBUS, Diane. Diane Arbus : Magazine Work. With texts by Diane Arbus. Essayby Thomas W. Southall. Edited by Don Arbus and Marvin Israel. (Millerton, N.Y.) : Aperture, (1984). Pp (7),8-175,(1). Illustrated in Black-and-White.4to, illustrated grey paper covered boards, black lettering to spine. "Dia ne Arbus: Magazine Work, 1960-1971" is an exhibition of seventy-five photographs originated by the Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, and organized by Thomas W. Southall, curator of photography." (from copyright page at rear). The exhibition toured from January1984 to March 1986. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in price-clipped dustjacket with tear to bottom front fl ap. 40.00

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24 Architecture - Nova Scotia - Halifax) COLLINS, Louis W.) JENSEN, L. B. TREMILLS, James A. (photo.) Brunswick Street : a survey of buildings and environs
Civic Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings, 1968, 
(Architecture - Nova Scotia - Halifax). Collins, Louis W. (Chairman). Brunswick Street : a survey of buildings and environs. Drawings by L. B. Jensen.Photography by James A. Tremills. Halifax: Civic Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings, August 1968. Pp. 45. Large oblong 8vo, grey card covers with detailed line drawings of the houses and buildings i ncluded in the book, black comb-bound spine, french flaps. "A report specifically on fifteen buildings fronting the east side of Brunswick Street between Gerrish and Cornwallis Streets prepared for the City of Halifax by the Civic Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings. August 1968." - from the title page. Lightly rubbed, a faint browning along the edges, else vg. 30.00

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25 Arctic - Photography Arctic Images : The Frontier Photographed, 1860-1911.
Public Archives Canada, Ottawa, 1977, ISBN:066200812X 
(Arctic – Photography). Arctic Images : The Frontier Photographed, 1860-1911 / Images de l'Arctique : Photographie de sa frontičre. (Ottawa : Public Archives Canada, 1977). Pp [1]-31,(1),[1]-31,(1). Illustrated. Square 8vo, white stapled card covers. An exhibition catalogue. Back-to-back bilingual texts (English and French). Very good. 25.00

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26 Art Gallery, Memorial University of Newfoundland GRATTAN, Patricia TOWNSEND, Doug Newfoundland Photography Project: Stage One: The Newfoundland Survey
Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John's , 1985, 
(Art Gallery, M.U.N.). Newfoundland Photography Project : Stage One : The Newfoundland Survey. St. John's : Memorial University Art Gallery, 1985. Onesheet of card, folded. Introduction by Patricia Grattan, Juror's Statement by Doug Townsend. With list of works. No photos reproduced here. Sub-title : An open juried exhibition of contemporary Newfoundland Photography. Some light soiling and splatter marks, else very good. 10.00

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27 ARWAS, Victor, Alphonse Mucha : The Spirit of Art Nouveau. First Edition in dustjacket
Yale University Press / Art Services International, Alexandria, VA / , 1998, ISBN:0300074190 
ARWAS, Victor, . Alphonse Mucha : The Spirit of Art Nouveau . Alexandria, VA / "Art Services International, in association withYale University Press",1998. First Printing. Pp (7),8-344. 4to, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. With 248 color plates, 113 b&w illustrations. "Alphonse Mucha (July 24. 1860 - July 14 1939) was one of the most important decorative artists working in Paris at the turn of the century. His distinctive and original posters and his decorative panels in Le style Mucha became almost synonymous with French Art Nouveau. He became a trusted advisor admirer and designer to the actress Sarah Bernhardt, and was also well known as the creator of familiar advertisements and as a book illustrator. Yet there was much more toMucha's achievement than this. At the height of his career as a decorative artist, he became convinced that art should serve ideas: he became a devot ed contributor to the artistic activities of the interwar Czech government,and he completed a major and controversial cycle of monumental paintings c alled the Slav Epic, as well as portraits and large symbolic paintings. This book, a first full-scale treatment of Mucha's entire oeuvre, includes discussions and reproductions of paintings, posters, decorative panels, pastels, drawings, photographs, jewelry and illustrations from throughout his career. In addition, the authors provide essays on Mucha's Paris years; his association with Sarah Bernhardt; his acquaintance with Sarah Bernhardt, his career after the turn of the century including his years in America, his work as an illustrator, The Slav Epic, his photography, and the reconstruction of his design for the magnificent Fouquet Boutique in Paris". - from the dj. The essays : "The Spirit of Mucha" by Ronald F. Lipp and Suzanne Jackson; "Bohemia and Paris" by Jana Orlíková-Brabcová; "New Aspirations, 1900-1939" by Anna Dvorak; "Mucha's Debut in Fin de Sičcle Paris" by Victor Arwas;"Mucha and Photography," by Quentin Bajac; "Would Mucha Have Made It on Ma dison Avenue?" by Jack Rennert; "Le Style Mucha and Symbolism" by Victor Arwas; "Mucha and Sarah Bernhardt" by Victor Arwas; "Mucha and Sculpture" by Victor Arwas; "Alphonse Mucha as Illustrator" by Anna Dvorak; "The Slav Epic" by Anna Dvorak; "The Fouquet Boutique" by Jean-Marie Bruson; "Jiri Mucha: Keeper of the Flame" by Geraldine Mucha. Extra shipping will be needed onorders outside Canada for this heavy book. Very good in dustjacket. 65.00

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28 ASH, Christopher Whaler's Eye. First British Edition in dustjacket
George Allen & Unwin Ltd., London, 1964, 
ASH, Christopher. Whaler's Eye. London : George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1964. First UK Printing. Pp. (10),[11]-136, + 48 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy cloth., silver titles to spine. "[Ash] spent almost twenty seasons whaling in the Antarctic Ocean or on the coast of South Africa. As Chief Chemist he knows the details of work in the factory where the whale becomes wealth; as a photographer he shows us the mixture of beauty and horror on the deck, and the excitement of the chase; as a lover of the whales which he saw killed he tells of their beauty in the water, their intelligence, and the wonderful complexity of their bodies; as a man he discusses the ethics of the slaughter. With a seaman's eye he sees for us the varying shapes of the Antarctic ice, and the myriad birds which he watched so often." - from the dust jacket. Contents: The Living Whale; The Fleet: Factory and Tankers; TheFleet: Freezing Ship, Ferries and Thule; The Fleet: Catchers and Buoy Boat s; Whales: Comparisons and Contrasts; Catching; Working Up; The Whale as Raw Material; Birds; The Whaling Season; Antarctic Ice; Spare Time; A Dialogue; Research; Photography on the Whaling Grounds. Very good in lightly spinenicked, unclipped dust jacket. 40.00

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29 ATKINSON, Brian. Miramichi : River of Character. First Edition in dustjacket
Goose Lane Editions / MC2 Marketing Inc., Fredericton / Miramichi, 2009, ISBN:9780864925350 
ATKINSON, Brian. Miramichi : River of Character. Photography by Brian Atkinson. Text by Joanne Cadogan. Introduction by David Adams Richards. (Fredericton) : Goose Lane Editions / (Miramichi) : MC2 Marketing Inc., (2009). First Printing. Pp [1]-143,(1). Illustrated in Colour. Oblong 8vo, blue cloth,silver lettering to front board and spine. “This richly illustrated volume brings the character of the Miramichi River to life, revealing the determi ned originality and vibrant spirit of its people. Here you'll meet loggers,musicians, guides, craftspeople, a remarkable brother and sister, the owne r of a bait shop, survivors of the Escuminac Disaster, and a guy who'd be glad to pour you a pint. Of all the characters asembled here, the mightiest of all, suffusing the people of this region with that tincture that makes them unique, is the river itself.” - from the dj. Very good in dustjacket. 20.00

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30 AUERBACH, Aliza AUERBACH, Aliza Aliya. First Ediiton in dustjacket
Ministry of Defence Publishing House, Jerusalem, 1992, ISBN:9650506446 
AUERBACH, Aliza. Aliya. [Jerusalem] : Ministry of Defence Publishing House,(1992). First Edition. Pp (214) unnumbered. Folio, blackcloth, silver lett ering to front board and spine. Aliza Auerbach (1940-2016) was a photographer and chronicler of Israeli society. In this volume, she deals with immigration. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Cocked, else very good in nicked dustjaccket. 50.00

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31 AUGAITIS, Daina, ed TOWNSEND-GAULT, Charlotte, intro. ALEXANDER, Shelagh. APRIL, Raymonde. Frame of Mind. in dj.
Walter Phillips Gallery, 1993, 
AUGAITIS, Daina, ed. Frame of Mind : Viewpoints on Photography in Contemporary Canadian Art. Introduction by Charlotte Townsend-Gault. (Banff, Alberta): Walter Phillips Gallery, (1993). Pp 134. Square large 8vo, ill. card covers. Vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 25.00

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32 AVEDON, Richard ARBUS, Doon The Sixties.
Random House / Kodak Professional, New York, 1999, ISBN:0679409238 
AVEDON, Richard, and Doon ARBUS. The Sixties. New York : Random House / Kodak Professional, (1999). First Edition. Pp (2),[1]-235,(3). Illustrated. Index. Folio, illustrated light grey paper covered boards. “The photographer Richard Avedon and the writer Doon Arbus began collaborating on this book thirty years ago. The photographs and interviews they did then remain faithful to what was, like the contents of a time capsule.” - from the dj. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in nicked dustjacket. 60.00

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33 AVEDON, Richard AVEDON, Richard In the American West 1979-1984. First Edition in acetate dustjacket
Abrams, New York, 1985, ISBN:0810923017 
AVEDON, Richard. In the American West 1979-1984. New York : Harry N. Abrams, (1985). First Edition. Pp (172, including one foldout). Unpaginated. Illustrated with black & white portraits. Folio, brown cloth with b&w portraitsmounted on front and rear covers. Texts by Avedon (a two-page foreword) an d Laura Wilson ("Background", 15 pages). The West for Avedon's purpose comprises Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. His subjects include waitresses, prisoners, a grave digger, a Los Alamos scientist (Emory J. Stovall), carneys, drifters, miners, oilfield workers, some livstock (now longer live), and others. Near fine in a cetate dustjacket. 250.00

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34 BAAS, Jacquelynn and Mary Jane JACOB ANDERSON, Laurie DANTO, Arthur C. Buddha Mind in Contemporary Art. First Edition.
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2004, ISBN:0520243463 
BAAS, Jacquelynn and Mary Jane JACOB, (eds.). Buddha Mind in Contemporary Art. Berkeley: University of California Press, (2004). First Printing. Pp. (8),[9]-280. Illustrated in colour. Large 8vo, illustrated black glossy paper covered boards with red titles to front and spine. Contents: Jacquelynn Baas's "Nowhere from Here: Contemporary Art and Buddhism"; Mark Epstein's "Sip My Ocean: Emptiness as Inspiration"; Eleanor Rosch's "If You Depict a Bird, Give It Space to Fly: On Mind, Meditation, and Art"; Arthur C. Danto's "Upper West Side Buddhism"; Kay Larson's "Shaping the Unbounded: One Life, One Art"; Marcia Tucker's "No Title"; Carol Becker's "Intimate, Immediate, Spontaneous, Obvious: Educating the Unknowing Mind"; Suzanne Lacy's "Havingit Good: Reflections on Engaged Art and Engaged Buddhism"; Laurie Anderson 's "Time and Beauty"; Tosi Lee's "Fire Down Below and Watering, That's Life: A Buddhist Reader's Response to Marcel Duchamp"; Stephen Batchelor's "Seeing the Light: Photography as Buddhist Practice"; Linda V. Bamber's 'Reading as a Buddhist"; and Mary Jane Jacob's "In the Space of Art". With interviews with the following artists: Rirkrit Tiravanija, Ann Hamilton, Marina Abramovic, Ernesto Pujol, Sanford Biggers, Kimsooja, Michael Rotondi, Lee Mingwei, Ann Carlson, Zhang Huan, Bill Viola, and Mariko Mori. Glossary by Yvonne Rand. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else very good. 35.00

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35 BACNHER, Evan At Ease : Navy Men of World War II. First Edition in dustjacket
Harry N. Abrams, New York , 2004, ISBN:0810948052 
BACNHER, Evan. At Ease : Navy Men of World War II. (New York) : Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, (2004). First Printing. Pp (4),5-160. 4to, blue boards, with lighter blue lettering. A large-format photography book. "In the years following World War II, images of comradeship, particularly of men being physically close, largely disappeared from the public record. But, as these stunning photographs attest, ordinary American men in the extraordinary circumstances of World War II were affectionate, winsome, and playful-disarmingly innocent in a time of cataclysmic peril. Led by photography giant Captain Edward J. Steichen, the U.S. Naval Aviation Photographic Unit was organized during the war to record the daily experiences of Navy men all over the world and provide newspapers and magazines with images to promote theAmerican cause. The Unit's photographers, who included Wayne Miller, Horac e Bristol, Victor Jorgensen, and Barrett Gallagher, among others, took thousands of pictures to document the lives of soldiers as they relaxed, trained, went about their lives, prepared for the next battle, and waited. When the tension of battle was over or yet to come, these photographers captured the moments when troops left behind their responsibilities as men for a little while and became boys again: roughhousing, wrestling, lounging, and showing off. This book brings together a selection of more than 150 of those [black & white] photographs, culled from the Still Pictures Branch of the National Archives, including many that have never before been published. While World War II imagery tends to be dominated by combat photography and monumental depictions of mechanized weaponry, these photographs offer a rare, intimate look at the Navy men themselves." - from the dj. Very good in very good dustjacket. 50.00

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36 BACNHER, Evan. Men of WWII : Fighting Men at Ease. First Edition in dustjacket
Harry N. Abrams, New York , 2007, ISBN:0810992876 
BACNHER, Evan. Men of WWII : Fighting Men at Ease. (New York) : Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, (2007). First Printing. Pp (4),5-160. 4to, blue boards, with lighter blue lettering. A large-format photography book. "During the Second World War, the Naval Aviation Photographic Unit vividly capturedthe ordinary lives of soldiers during extraordinary circumstances, produci ng thousands of professional-quality photographs. These photographs reveal the human side of the war: the enlisted men are at turns playful, bored, relaxed, or on edge. In this follow-up to the revelatory 'At Ease', Evan Bachner once again culls the best images from the National Archives to illuminate these men at war. As in 'At Ease', the high level of artistry and composition in the photos is striking, due to the experience and craft of the menbehind the camera. The Naval Aviation Photographic Unit, formed to provide images for patriotic publications, was led by Edward Steichen, a master ph otographer. His team included such photography luminaries as Horace Bristol, Wayne Miller, Charles Fenno Jacobs, and Victor Jorgensen. In addition, this volume includes photographs from the Marine's, Army Air Corps, and Army collections, which have a style that is less polished but more intimate andcompelling. This book, which inclucldes many never-before- published image s, captures the servicemen in their daily routines—living in a war, but so often at rest or at play. Featuring more than 150 [black & white] photographs, from the Still Pictures branch of the National Archives, 'Men of WWII' focuses on the quieter and more personal side of the war. Rather than highlighting violent, iconic war imagery, these photographs bring a sense of humanity to the conflict that has shaped the modern world" - from the dj. Remainder dot, on bottom edge, else very good in very good dustjacket. 30.00

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37 BAHR, Stephanie, Linda BESNER, [et al..] BESNER, Linda Seven Days : Volume Nine
Anchorage Press, 2003, 
BAHR, Stephanie, Linda BESNER, Emily BOLTON, Mireille, EAGAN, Jane HENDERSON and Mark SEARS-GAMACHE. (eds.). Seven Days : Volume Nine. (Jolicure, NB: Anchorage Press, 2003). Pp. 54. 8vo, white card covers, red to front and spine. Poetry and photography from New Brunswick. Vg. 10.00

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38 BAILEY, David). HARRISON, Martin. David Bailey : Birth of the Cool, 1957-1969. First Edition in dustjacket.
Viking Studio, New York, 1999, ISBN:0670888184 
(BAILEY, David). HARRISON, Martin. David Bailey : Birth of the Cool, 1957-1969. (New York): Viking Studio, (1999). First Printing. Pp. (12),[13]-273,(3). Illustrated with 313 photographs (257 in duotone, 56 in color). 4to, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "No photographer had a greater impact on the 1960s than David Bailey. The best of the new breed of fashion photographers who catapulted onto the scene in the early years of the decade, he would capture the image of Swinging London and become as well known asall the famous faces on which he trained his camera. After Bailey, photogr aphy would never be the same again. 'David Bailey -- Birth of the Cool' tells for the first time the full story of Bailey's life and work from 1957 to1969. Beginning with his early days in London's East End, it follows his p rogress through his first photographic experiences as an assistant to John French; his early years with Vogue; his close relationships with the stars of the music scene -- which would produce pictures of the Beatles and the Rolling Stones that remain forever part of the iconography of the 1960s -- and his friendships and love affairs with some of the period's most beautiful women, among them the models Jean Shrimpton and Penelope Tree and the actress Catherine Deneuve." - from the dustjacket. Very good in clean, crisp, unclipped dustjacket. Due to the weight of this book -- nearly six pounds -- extra shipping charges will be necessary to cover postage on international orders. 60.00

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39 BAILEY, Dennis M. Aegis : Guided Missile Cruiser. card covers
Motorbooks International, 1991, 
BAILEY, Dennis M. Aegis : Guided Missile Cruiser. Photography by Arnold Meisner. (Osceola, WI) : Motorbooks International, (1991). Pp 96. Illustrated.8vo, card covers. Vg. 12.00

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40 BALCH, Reg, (photo.) HATHEWAY, Harold BALCH, Reg Celebrations of Nature. in dj
Goose Lane, Fredericton, 1991, ISBN:0864921071 
BALCH, Reg (photo.). Celebrations of Nature. Edited by Harold Hatheway. (Fredericton): Goose Lane, (1991). Pp. [108], unpaginated, including 150 line half tones. 4to, beige cloth. Black & white photos. This edition limited to1500 copies. Vg in dj. 30.00

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