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41 ALLEN, Robert S. His Majesty's Indian Allies : British Indian Policy in The Defence of Canada, 1774-1815. Paperback, Signed.
Dundurn Press, Toronto & Oxford, 1992, ISBN:1550021842 
ALLEN, Robert S. His Majesty's Indian Allies : British Indian Policy in TheDefence of Canada, 1774-1815. Toronto & Oxford : Dundurn Press, 1992. Firs t Paperback Printing. Pp. (6),7-294,(2), including plates. Illustrated. 8vo, art illustrated green card covers with white lettering to front cover andspine. "Today the First Nations are demanding a new recognition of their p lace in Canada. For them this demand is a renewal of the historical relationship between themselves and the European newcomers, based on mutual respect and a separate but equal status in which neither side would interfere wihthe integrity of the other's culture, language, law, or religious and poli tical systems. 'His Majesty's Indian Allies' is a study of the roots of this relationship and an examination of British Indian policy in North Americafrom the time of the American Revolution to the end of the War of 1812, wi th particular focus on Canada. Remarkably little recognition has been givenot the vital military role of native people in the defence of Canada. More precisely, the long relationship between native people and thje crown in C anada, based on formal alliances, was instrumental in preserving and protecting the integrity of the territories that became Canada. The cohesive vehicle for implementing policy directives was the British Indian Department, the forerunner of the present Department of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada. Although plagued by a continuous struggle over land issues and native sovereignty, an enduring and symbiotic relationship evolved between the native people and the British Crown in Canada that was rooted in the mutual need and desire for protection and survival. In his conclusion, Allen argues that the historic chain of friendship between native people and the crown has been recast, but not particularly altered, in the contemporary world of government-native relations. In detailing and assessing these military alliances during the formative and critical years in the development of the nations in North America, Robert Allen has brought refreshing new insights intothe field of native history." - from rear. Very good. Signed, inscribed an d dated by the author on the title page. 25.00

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Canadian Watercolours and Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum. 2 vols in slipcase , ALLODI, Mary
42 ALLODI, Mary Canadian Watercolours and Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum. 2 vols in slipcase
1974, 
ALLODI, Mary. Canadian Watercolours and Drawings in the Royal Ontario Museum. [In Two Volumes]. Tor.: Royal Ontario Museum, (1974). Pp 292; 260. Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, brown cloth in matching slipcase. Vg-fine in slipcase. 80.00

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43 ALLODI, Mary Printmaking in Canada. 2nd pr.
Royal Ontario Museum, 1980, ISBN:0888542607 
ALLODI, Mary. Printmaking in Canada: The Earliest Views and Portraits / Lesdébuts de l'estampe imprimée au Canada: vues et portraits. Tor. : Royal On tario Museum, (1980). Second Printing. Pp (8),ixxxviii,(1),2-244. Illustrated. 4to, pink card covers with spine sunned to grey. Spine sunned, light spotting to initial and final leaves, else very good. 20.00

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44 ALMACK, Edward Little Books on Art Bookplates
Methuen & Co., London, 1904, 
ALMACK, Edward. Bookplates. L: Methuen & Co., 1904. Pp. 180. With forty-twoillustrations. Frontis. Small 8vo, navy cloth, gilt lettering and decorati ve borders to front and spine, t.e.g. From the series Little Books on Art. Front hinge a little shaky, spine lightly sunned with ends and corners gently bumped, four small perforations to rear board, some browning to endpapers, gift inscription inked to the verso of ffep, else vg. 35.00

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Rare Art Traditions: The History of Art Collecting and its Linked PhenomenaWherever These have Appeared.  1st US in dj, ALSOP, Joseph Bollingen Series XXXV - 27
45 ALSOP, Joseph Bollingen Series XXXV - 27 Rare Art Traditions: The History of Art Collecting and its Linked PhenomenaWherever These have Appeared. 1st US in dj
Harper & Row, New York, 1982, 
ALSOP, Joseph. Rare Art Traditions : The History of Art Collecting and its Linked Phenomena Wherever These have Appeared. New York: Harper & Row, (1982). First US Edition. Pp. 691. Frontis and ninety-five illustrations. Large8vo, green cloth. Bollingen Series XXXV - 27. Princeton University Press. Previous owner's name inked to ffep, else vg in dustjacket. 50.00

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46 ALSWANG, Betty. HIKEN, Ambur. Personal House : The Homes of Artists and Writers. First Edition.
Whitney Library of Design, New York, 1961, 
ALSWANG, Betty and Ambur HIKEN. The Personal House : The Homes of Artists and Writers. New York : Whitney Library of Design, (1961). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-80. Illustrated in black and white, with two tipped-in colour plates. Large 4to, black cloth spine, photo-illustrated grey paper covered boards, red and black lettering to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Editedby Joan Adler. Contents: I: Westchester County: Hananiah Harari House (for painter Hananiah Harari and his wife Freda); Don Wallance House (industria l designer Don Wallance, and his wife Shula); Kanaga-Putnam House (for painter/journalist Wallace Putnam and his wife, photographer Consuelo Kanaga). II: Rockland County: Henry Varnum Poor House (painter/sculptor Henry VarnumPoor and Bessie Breuer); Corcos-Levy House (for author/scholar Edgar Levy and his wife, painter Lucille Corcos). III: Fairfield County: Jimmy Ernst House (artist Jimmy Ernst and his wife Dallas); Jean & Tom Hollyman House (fashion photographer Jean Hollyman, and her hsuband, journalist/photographerTom Hollyman); Bill Atkinson House (fashion designer Bill Atkinson and his wife Sylvia). IV: Bucks County: Reid-Bourneuf House (Broadway actors Franc es Reid and Philip Bourneuf); Valentine D'Ogries House (stained glass artist Valentine Francs D'Ogries); Wolfgang Roth House (stage designer Wolfgang Roth). V: The Hamptons: Costantino Nivola House (sculptor Costantino Nivola); Dorothy Norman House (journalist and historian Dorothy Norman); Johnson-Sykes House (painted Buffie Johnson and critic and novelist Gerald Sykes). VI: Woodstock: Small-Ludins House (sculptress Hannah Small and painter Eugene Ludins); Julio De Diego House (visual artist Julio de Diego); Anton Refregier House (painter and muralist Anton Refregier). Light spotting to top edge, else very good. 50.00

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47 ALVORD, Douglas On The Water : The Romance and Lore of America's Small Boats.. First Edition in dustjacket
Yankee Books, Dublin, New Hampshire , 1988, ISBN:0899091571 
ALVORD, Douglas. On The Water : The Romance and Lore of America's Small Boats. Text and illustrations by Douglas Alvord. Dublin, New Hampshire : Yankee Books, (1988). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-160. Oblong 8vo, brown cloth spine, brown paper-covered boards, with dark blue lettering to spine. Brice Douglas Alvord, (b. December 11, 1946, Portland Maine). "Small boats have always been an essential part of American life, but their social, historical, and cultural significance all too often has been overlooked. On the Water pays tribute to these boats and to their designers and builders. The book focuses on some of the watercraft that were introduced or are indigenous to America's eastern coast and waterways, and explores their history and evolution. Such traditional craft as the Grand Banks dory, the Adirondack guide boat, and the New Haven sharpie, as well as various styles of canoes, dinghies, and sloops, are described and depicted in finely detailed black-and-white drawings and beautiful full-color paintings. Beginning with an illustrated explanation of the basics of small boat design and construction, On the Water takes the reader inside the boat shops where history is built every day. Master boatbuilders share their thoughts and feelings about their trade, showing work in progress on re-creations of classic styles, or new designs inspired by traditional craft. "Necessity has been the commissioner of boat desgns, and specific local conditions and available materials the developer," writes Alvord. "Consequently, the seawortny Maine lobster boat has spawned many small power boats; the Chesapeake skipjack has inspired more than one fast pleasure boat; and both the eighteenth-century peapod and the canoe have influenced contemporary rowing oats. Most of these boats were developed hundreds of miles from each other, and the skills and designs were passed on largely by word of mouth, yet there is a common theme that seems tohave influenced boat design for centuries. Common sense and experience are the best teachers. Workbpats might be expected to be purely utilitarian, a nd their construction for the most part is straightorward and practical. But out of that simplicity often comes a sweet sense of beauty." The beauty that is a boat comes acoss to mariners and landspeople aiike in On the Water. Those interested in Americana also will appreciate the introduction to anart form that is as mucn a part of our country as are barns, folk crafts, and white-steepled churches." (rom the dj. Chapters : 1. Boat Basics; 2. The Native American Boat; 3. Gone Fishing; 4. The Lobsterman and the Boatbuilder; 5. Bugeyes, Tongers, and Watermen; 6. Sport and the Marshmen; 7. Flat-Water Sailing; 8. The Boats of Summer; 9. The Tradition Continues. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 35.00

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48 AMBASZ, Emilio (ed.) Italy : The New Domestic Landscape : Achievements and Problems of Italian Design. First Edition in dustjacket
Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1972, ISBN:0870703843 
AMBASZ, Emilio (ed.). Italy : The New Domestic Landscape : Achievements andProblems of Italian Design. New York : The Museum of Modern Art, in collab oration with Centro Di, Florence, (April 1972). First Edition. Pp (10),[11]-430,(2). With 520 illustrations (124 in color). 4to, white paper covered boards, black lettering to spine, in a printed glassine dustjacket with fivepieces of cut-out objects illustrative of Italian design inserted into jac ket as issued. "During the last decade, the emergence of Italy as the dominant force in design has had a profound influence in Europe and the Americas. This phenomenon is important not only becasue of the high quality and diversity of the forms produced, but also because it has generated a lively debate on the sociocultural implications of product design, raising questionsof vital concern to designers throughout the world. For many designers, th e aesthetic quality of individual objects intended for private consumption has become irrelevant in the face of such pressing problems as poverty, urban decay, and the pollution of the environment now encountered in all industrialized countries. Consequently, they are increasingly shifting the focusof their attention from the well-designed object to man's total environmen t, seeing the designer's function as one that can mold patterns of behaviorby creating new settings for freeer, mor adaptable life styles. [...] This publication, issued in conjunction with a major exhibition at The Museum o f Modern Art, is the first to deal comprehensively with these challenging developments. Over 150 objects of Italian design of the past ten years have been selceted for the show and all are reproduced in color or black-and-white, as are the dozen environments by well-known Italian designers speciallycommissioned for the occasion." (from the dj)., Contents : Preface; Introd uction (by Emilio Ambasz); Objects Selected for their Formal and Technical Means; Objects Selected for their Sociocultural Implications; Objects Selected for their Implications of more Flexible Patterns of Use and Arrangement. Environments: Introduction; Design Program; Design as Postulation: Gae Aulenti, Ettore Sottsass, Joe Colombo, Alberto Rosselli, Marco Zanuso and Richard Sapper, Mario Bellini; Design as Commentary: Gaetano Pesce; Counterdesign as Postulation: Ugo La Pietra, Archizoom, Superstudio, Gruppo Strum, Enzo Mari; Winners of the Competition for Young Designers: Gianantonio Mari, Group 9999. Historical Articles: Introduction ; Art Nouveau in Italy (by Paolo Portoghesi); The Futurist Construction of the Universe (by Maurizio Fagiolo dell'Arco); The Beginning of Modern Research, 1930-1940 (by Leonardo Bonevolo); Italian Design 1945-1971 (by Vittorio Gregotti). Critical Articles: Introduction; Italian Design in Relation to Social and Economic Planning(by Ruggero Cominotti); Housing Policy and the Goals of Design in Italy (b y Italo Insolera); Ideological Development in the Thought and Imagery of Italian Design (by Giulio Carlo Argan); The Land of Good Design (by Alessandro Mendini); Radical Architecture (by Germano Celant); Design and Technological Utopia (by Manfredo Tafuri); A Design for New Behaviors (by Filiberto Menna). Summary (by Emilio Ambasz). ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in browned dustjacket (with all five cut-outs present). 100.00

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49 American Art Association - Book Auction) SCHMALL, Charles N.) Selections from the Library of Charles N. Schmall, New York City
Anderson Art Association / Anderson Galleries Inc., 1939, 
(American Art Association - Book Auction). Selections from the Library of Charles N. Schmall, New York City. Sold by his order, with other properties including four excessively rare Tennyson issues privately printed at the Canford Manor private press of Sir Ivor Bertie Guest & his mother & sisters (their own copies). NY: Anderson Art Association / Anderson Galleries Inc., 1939. Pp. 85. 8vo, white ill. paper covers, black titles to front and spine. Also included in the sale: "Specimens of the First New York Currency in Five & Ten Shilling Denominations Printed by William Bradford; the extremelyrare New York City Acts , printed by Hugh Gaine, known as the Five Pound & the Ten Pound Acts, the latter apparently the only known copy in complete state; Aaron Burr's Account Book; incunabula & early printed books; early American music; & many other desirable items sold by order of the various owners." Sale No. 4451, held May 2, 1939. With 488 items listed. Light wear to spine, small inked notation to top front corner, else vg. 30.00

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50 American Cut Glass Association) Monroe Cut Glass
American Cut Glass Association, Shreveport, LA, 1980, 
(American Cut Glass Association). Monroe Cut Glass. (Shreveport, LA : American Cut Glass Association), n.d. [1980s]. Pp (16). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo,illustrated grey stapled card covers, lettered in black. Reproduction of a n undated catalogue. "Before Charles F. Monroe opened a glass shop in Meriden, Connecticut, he worked as designer for the Meriden Flint Glass Company.In this job. he traveled to Europe for the company. In 1B80, Monroe operat ed a glass shop, selling mostly imported glassware. He expanded this to include artist's materials, oil paintings, art goods, decorative vases, art glassware, and a line of bnc-a-brac. He also ottered lessons in china and glass decorating. By 1891, he converted a group of buildings into his glass decorating works. Since the business prospered, he added another five-story building. Not until 1903 did Monroe construct a three-story building for useprimarily as a glass cutting shop. At that time, the company employed over 200 people, including glass cutters (apprentices and masters) and designer s. Carl V. Helmschmied assigned a patented design on May 13. 1902. to the C. F. Monroe Company. No other assignments to the company have appeared in the patent records. The company liquidated about 1916. Monroe became foremanfor the E. Miliar & Company. manufacturers of gas and electrical fixtures. The later company occupied the site until 1923." (Foreword). Very good. 15 .00

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American Indian Art Magazine.  Vol.4 No.2 to Vol.19 No.3, and Vol.20 No.1. , American Indian Art)
51 American Indian Art) American Indian Art Magazine. Vol.4 No.2 to Vol.19 No.3, and Vol.20 No.1.
American Indian Art Inc., Scottsdale, AZ, 1979, 
(American Indian Art). American Indian Art Magazine. Vol.4 No.2 to Vol.19 No.3, and Vol.20 No.1 (Scottsdale, AZ : American Indian Art Inc, Spring 1979- Winter 1994). Approximately 100 pages per issue. 4to, wrappers. Because of its weight, shipping charges will be higher than normal. Wear to spine ends, else very good. the 63 issues for 700.00

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52 American Neptune GRASSBY, Richard SLOAN, Edward W. GORDON, Eleanora C. American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume54, No. 4, Fall 1994
Peabody Museum of Salem and Essex Institute, Salem, MA , 1994, 
(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 54, No. 4, Fall 1994. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1994. Pp (3),244-320. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : Marine Painting as Fine Art: The Example of James Edward Buttersworth (by Richard Grassby, pp 245-251); The Female Sailor on the Christopher Mitchell: Fact and Fantasy (by Elizabeth A. Little, pp 252-258); The U.S.S. Kearsarge, Sixteen Irishmen, and a Dark and Stormy Night(by Edward W. Sloan, pp 259-264); The Captain as Healer: Medical Care on M erchantmen and Whalers, 1790-1865 (by Eleanora C. Gordon, pp 265-277); Periaguas in the Hudson River (by Robert Gerard. Pp 278-279); Within the Walls of New Canton : Advice to a Navy Wife. 1853 (by Joanne B.Young, pp 280-284); plus news and book reviews. Very good. 10.00

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53 Americana Magazine Americana. Volume 6, Number 3, July / August, 1978
American Heritage Publishing , New York , 1978, 
(Americana Magazine). Americana. Volume 6, Number 3, July / August, 1978. New York : American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc., 1978. Pp [1]-78,(2). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contains articles on old paint, baseball cards, Wallace Nutting, Boothbay's Theater Museum,the Bradbury Building, bottled water, branding irons, the singing telegram , and more. Rubbed, else very good. 8.00 Keywords : A MAGAZINE PERIODICAL ANTIQUES COLLECTIBLES xBRANDING IRONS UNITED STATES

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54 AMYOT, Chantal, Bianca GENDREAU, and John WILLIS BROUSSEAU, Francine, ed. Special Delivery : Canada's Postal History. First Edition in dustjacket.
Goose Lane Editions, Canadian Museum of Civilization, Canadian Postal Museum, Fredericton and Hull, 2000, ISBN:0864923104 2000 0864923104 / 9780864923103 
AMYOT, Chantal, Bianca GENDREAU, and John WILLIS. Special Delivery : Canada's Postal History. Edited by Francine Brousseau. Principal photography by Claire Dufour. [Preface by The Honourable André Ouellet]. (Fredericton, New Brunswick and Hull) : Goose Lane Editions, Canadian Museum of Civilization - Canadian Postal Museum, (2000). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xi,(1),13-150,(2). Illustrated in colour. Folio, black paper-covered boards with gilt lettering to front and spine.

"Sending and receiving mail lies at the heart of our lives and the history of our vast country. Dymbolized by the letter carrier, the letter, or the stamp, the post is part of our daily life. The postal system has taken part in Canada's great historical moments: in the fur trade, in the construction of the railway, on the abttlefield. It has evolved with the rhythm of explorers' journeys and the transformation of the land into the Canada we know today. The post office stands, literally and figuratively, right in the centre of our villages and cities, and it remains at the centre of our modern communications network.

To celebrate Canada's postal heritage, 'Special Delivery' showcases the jewels in the collection of the Canadian Postal Museum and tells the stories of our rarest and most beautiful stamps. Archival photos bring to life horse-drawn wagons and sleighs, early aircraft and snowmobiles, and remote post offices. Modern photos show the jets and trucks that move today's huge volume of mail.

Throughout the history of Canada's postal system, some things never change. It's the people - the clerks, the sorters, the drivers, the letter carriers, the postmasters - who make the mail go through. The responsibility of delvering the mail and the excitement of receiving it are the same today as they were in the days of sail." - from the dustjacket.

Preface by Hon. André Ouellet;
Foreword by Francine Brousseau;

The chapters [un-numbered in the book] are:
1. The Post: Carrier of the World (by John Willis);
2. Putting Pen to Paper (by Bianca Gendreau);
3. The Colonial Era : Bringing the Post to North America (by John Willis); ;
4. Postage Stamps: Windows on the World (by Chantal Amyot);
5. The Post Office : At the Heart of the Nation (by Chantal Amyot);
6. The Rural Postmaster (by John Willis) [includes of text about and photos of mail-order catalogues, Simpson's, Eatons, Canadian Tire, Dupius, etc];
7. Home Delivery (by Bianca Gendreau);
8. Wartime Mail : Love and Life on the Line (by John Willis);
9. Art and the Post (by Chantal Amyot);
10. When the Post Goes Pop! (by Bianca Gendreau) [on postal related books, toys, etc];
11. Moving the Mail (by Bianca Gendreau). With notes, bibliography and index.

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55 ANAND, Mulk Raj. Conversations in Bloomsbury.
Wildwood House, London, 1981, ISBN:0704530619 
ANAND, Mulk Raj. Conversations in Bloomsbury. London : Wildwood House, (1981). First British Edition, from the New Delhi sheets. Pp. (4),[5]-159,(1). With errata sheet tipped in at rear. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This book is an hitherto unpublished collection of conversations that Mulk Raj Anand, one of the leading novelists of India, had with the avant garde writers of the twenties including E.M. Forster, Virginia Woolf, D.H. Lawrence, Aldous Huxley and T.S. Eliot. The talks with literary men and women in the bookshops, pubs, cafes and at sherry parties thrown new light on some of the much neglected dimensions of literature. The most fascinatingpart of these conversations is that it reflects the transformation of the novelist's mind and how it helped him develop his rich sensibility, which is so often depicted in his writings." - from the dust jacket. Contents: 1..A Drink with Bonamy Dobrée in Museum Tavern; 2. Lions and Shadows in the S herry Party in Harold Monro's Poetry Bookshop; 3. In Cafe Italiano with Aldous Huxley; 4. Crumpets with Nancy Cunard and Catharine Carswell in Whytelady's; 5. 'How Unpleasant to Meet Mr. Eliot': A Talk in the Etoile with T. S. Eliot and Bonamy Dobrée; 6. God, Joad and Logical Positivism in the LowerRefectory; 7. China Tea in Mr. Binyon's Study in the British Museum; 8. Un der the Chestnut Tree in Tavistock Square with E. M. Forster and Leonard Woolf; 9. In a Public Bar with Harry Tomkins and Bill Bland; 10. A Talk with Arthur Waley about the Asian Novel in Probasthain's Bookshop; 11. Feeding Pigeons with Auntie Emily Richardson in the British Museum Courtyard; 12. Tea and Empathy from Virginia Woolf; 13. A Wordy Quarrel with Clive Bell in Hogarth Press; 14. Art Nonsense Talk with Eric Gill, Herbert Read and Stanley Morrison in Gordon Square;. 15. With Gods and Dark Gods - A Talk with T. S. Eliot in the Criterion Office; 16. A Talk with Lytton Strachey in Virginia Woolf's Drawing Room. 17. Paradox or Order - A Talk with T. S. Eliot in the Criterion office; 18.. Talk over Coffee and Brandy with Valentine and Bonamy Dobrée, Nikhil Sen and Irene Rhys, in Francis Meynall's Flat; 19. Reason and Romanticism - A talk with T. S. Eliot in Schmidt's Restaurant in Charlotte Street; 20. Ecstasy in Uday Shankar's Dance in the Salon of Arthur Waley and Beryl de Zoete. Sparse pencilled marginalia, else very good in dust jacket. Ex-libris Bloomsbury Group scholar S.P. Rosenbaum, with inked acquisition note to ffep. 35.00

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56 AND, Miekal ROZELLE, Deborah steady-hiker reverie : longpoem
Wisconsin Review, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1978, 
AND, Miekal. The steady-hiker reverie : longpoem. Art by Deborah Rozelle. Oshkosh, Wisconsin : Wisconsin Review, 1978. First Edition. Pp (16). 8vo, blue stitched card covers, French flaps, illustrated and lettered in black. "this poem has long been in production, but, like many works of art, has notsuffered from its lengthy incubation period. its language still pulses, co axes the mind into an amazing fluidity of image. it is, as the title states, a reverie, but not an aimless reverie. in this poem Miekal directs all his energy towards a destination: the land where language is fulfilled, whereit embraces imagination and wafts to bliss. through this poem, i welcome y ou, the reader to this land." (Alllen Virgil, quoted on the front flap). Miekal And is a DIY cultural anarchist and creator of verbo-visual literature, audio art, and hypermedia. Very good. 16.00

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57 ANDERSEN, Poul-Gerhard CURNUTT, Joanne, trans. Organ Building and Design. Second Printing in dustjacket
George Allen and Unwin Limited, London, 1976, ISBN:00478600030 
ANDERSEN, Poul-Gerhard. Organ Building and Design. Translated by Joanne Curnutt. London : George Allen and Unwin Limited, (1976). Second Impression. Pp (10),11-359,(1),+ 68 pp plates. Some text illustrations. Index. 8vo, bluecloth, silver lettering to spine. "A concise but comprehensive exposition of the traditions of European organ building from the Middle Ages to the present century, this work by distinguished Danish organ builder now appears for the first time in English, translated by Dr. Joanne Curnutt. Its technico-aesthetic approach to the subject, as seen from the standpoint of a professional organ builder of the northern school will enhance its interest notonly for organists and organ students, but also for the connoisseur and fo r all who are concerned or seriously interested in the practice and theory of the organ builder's art. There is an abundance of organ specifications, supplemented by 82 full page illustrations including new plate to show the important achievements of organ building since 1956." (from the dj). Contents : 1. The Proportions of Sound. 2. The Acoustics of Buildings. 3. The Organ Pipes. 4. The Stops of the Organ. 5. The Technical and Tonal Design of an Organ Werk. 6. The Organ in the Middle AGes. 7. The West European Organ Types. 8. The Organ Facade. 9. The Location of the Organ. 10. The Organ Reform Movement. 11. Maintenance, Rebuilding, New Instruments. Very good in rubbed and nicked dustjacket. 30.00

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58 ANDERSEN, Wayne KLEIN, Barbara GAUGUIN, Paul) Gauguin's Paradise Lost. 1st US in dj
Viking, New York, 1971, ISBN:0670335932 
ANDERSEN, Wayne. Gauguin's Paradise Lost. with the assistance of Barbara Klein. N.Y.: Viking Press, (1971). First Printing. Pp 371. Illustrated. 8vo, tan cloth spine, green cloth boards. "Gauguin's Paradise Lost encompasses both in an entirely new approach to the history of art. Andersen has made a thorough analysis of Gauguin's work, his personal writings as well as his art, letters, documents, and other sources, and has incorporated his interpretations of this material, much of which is new even to art historians, into the exciting story of Gauguin's psychological developments." Vg-fine in nicked, price-clipped dj. 30.00

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59 ANDERSON, E.W. SADLER, D.H., foreword. Principles of Navigation. Second Impression in dustjacket.
Hollis & Carter, London, 1971, ISBN:037000311x 
ANDERSON, E.W. The Principles of Navigation. Foreword by D.H. Sadler. London: Hollis & Carter, (1971). Second Impression. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[1]-653,(3). Illustrated. Index and bibliographies. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 2681. A rigorous overview that considers navigation in the context of new electronic instrumentation. Written for sailors, airmen, and engineers, the text nevertheless honours the antiquity of the art, as its dedication suggests: "Tothe Manx Shearwater that, taken from its nest off the coast of Wales and c arried three thousand miles across the Atlantic to Boston, was back in twelve days." Light spotting and dustiness to top- and fore-edges, faint soiling to rear endpapers, else very good in price-clipped dustjacket. 35.00

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60 ANDREWS, Michael. Gnomes of Uncertainty : Aphorisms on Limits and Knowledge.
Bombshelter Press, Los Angeles , 1996, ISBN:0941017494 
ANDREWS, Michael. The Gnomes of Uncertainty : Aphorisms on Limits and Knowledge. Los Angeles : Bombshelter Press, (1996). First Edition. Pp [1]-216,(2). 8vo, black and white card covers. Speculations on science, neo-gnostic exploration, philosophy, physics, shamanism, art, cultural and political evolution, religion, human survival and evolution, healing and the pursuit of the human potential in the third millenium. Very good. Uncommon. 40.00

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