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1 Catherine the Great
St. Petersburg, Russia 2010 First Edition Decorative Cloth Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
152-page exhibtion catalogue with text in Russian, with brief historical notes and catalogue annotations in English. Must have been a blockbuster, as the exhibition included paintings, prints, drawings, costume, jewelry, decorative objects, medals, and sculpture. Most of the 189 plates are in color. Fine decorative hardcover binding with light bump to lower front corner. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Alland, Alexander, Sr. [Heinrich Tonnies] Heinrich Tonnies: Cartes-de-Visite Photographer Extraordinaire
New York Camera/Graphic Press 1978 First Edition Stiff Wraps As Issued Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
Text in English and Danish, illustrated with nearly 50 full-page photographs of all kinds of people in all kinds of dress: maids at the ironing board, sweeps, farriers, and lots of children. Wonderful faces, Tonnies's specialty after all. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Barnes, Maj. R. Money and C. Kennedy Allen The Uniforms and History of The Scottish Regiments. 1625 to the Present Day
London Seeley Service & Co. 1956 First Edition Hardcover Near-Fine Lacking the Dust Jacket Book Signed by Author(s)
352 pages, illustrated with 12 color plates and dozens of drawings. Useful index, plus appendices listing all the Scottish regiments in Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa. Near-Fine in sturdy red binding stamped to endpapers by the Van Horn company, signed by Allen. Laid in is a Christmas card published by the Society for Army Historical Research with a tipped-in color illustration of a Highland officer of about 1762. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Baron Emile De L'Empese Die Kunst Des Krawatten-bindens unterrichtet in Sechzehn Lektionen
Paris/Bonn Librarie Universelle 1987 First Reprint Edition Wraps As Issued Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
First issued in Paris by Librarie Universelle, 1827; this edition published in Bonn by Dieter Arenz, 1987. Otherwise known as, "The Art of Tying a Necktie in 16 lessons". Facsimile of a most important document in the age of the Dandy, with wonderful color frontispiece from the original showing "M. Emile" with a perfect cravat. 136 pages of text in German, and then…four foldout plates from the original edition with line drawings showing the how-to in great detail. Small enough to fit into a modern pocket (if not an early 19th century one). In Fine condition in wraps with decorated covers. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5 Bleiberg, Edward Jewish Life in Ancient Egypt: A Family Archive From the Nile Valley
Brooklyn, NY The Brooklyn Museum 2002 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
44-page catalogue for an exhibition held February 15-May 12, 2002, illustrated with 22 plates, nearly all in color, plus a map. Most of the artifacts are documents, reproduced here in color so that the paper can be appreciated. Fine hardcover binding in Fine dust jacket as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Buckland, Gail [Horace W. Nicholls] The Golden Summer: The Edwardian Photographs of Horace W Nicholls
London Pavilion Books 1989 First Edition Hardcover Near-Fine Near-Fine Ex-Library 
144 pages covering the life and work of this well-known photojournalist. The chapter titles (The Derby, Royal Ascot, Henley Regatta, Society, Goodwood, Cowes Regatta, The Riviera) are deceptive: Nicholls early showed a knack for crowd shots in which the individuals are clear. Withdrawn from a library, with label inside front cover, stamp and pencil notations to colophon page at rear. Otherwise, near-Fine hardcover binding in near-Fine dust jacket in Mylar cover. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 Clavet, Alain (Coordinator) Guide to Canadian Photographic Archives
Ottawa Public Archives, Canada 1979 First Edition Wraps As Issued Very Good Issued Without Jacket Ex-Library 
236-page bibliography, essentially, with nearly 30 black and white images, lots of reference material, including a foldout key to the location of photographs in the Archives. Text in French and English. This copy withdrawn from a library, with label inside front cover, stamp to title page, scrape and label to lower spine fold. Otherwise, in Very Good wraps as issued with minor toning. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Cooney, John D. Amarna Reliefs from Hermopolis in American Collections
Brooklyn NY The Brooklyn Museum 1965 First Edition Hardcover Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
110-page monograph, illustrated with 64 black and white plates meticulously annotated by Cooney. Fine hardcover binding without dust jacket as issued. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Cooney, John D. [essay] Pagan and Christian Egypt: Egyptian Art from the First to the Tenth Century A.D.
Brooklyn NY The Brooklyn Museum 1941 First Edition Hardcover Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
January 22-March 9, 1941, with 86 pages of text, illustrated with dozens of black and white plates of drawings, sculpture, reliefs, and decorative objects. Fine in textured hardcover as issued. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Cornell Capa, John Fell Stevenson and Inge Morath Adlai Stevenson's Public Years
New York Grossman 1966 Hardcover New Lacking the Dust Jacket Book 
160-page trip through what seems like ancient history, with wonderfully candid photographs of AES, plus text from his speeches and writings. Near-Fine hardcover binding with faint sunning to spine; lacking the dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Daval, Jean-Luc Photography: History of an Art
New York Skira/Rizzoli 1982 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near-Fine Book 
270 pages, with 90 color and 238 black and white illustrations, notes and bibliography, a list of illustrations, and an index. A thorough history, from a French pointe de vue, which means that much is made of creative and painterly elements in photography. This copy from the personal library of photographer Arley Bondarin, with his bookplate inside front cover. Fine hardcover binding in near-Fine dust jacket, lightly sunned to flaps. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Dembiniok, Jozef, et al. Oznaki I Odznaki Polskich Sil Zbrojnych Na Zachodzie [Signs and Badges Of the Polish Army in the West]
Katowice, Poland KAW 1984 First Edition Wraps Near-Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
54-page booklet, with text in Polish, showing and describing Polish Army insignia worn by Poles fighting with the British and French armies during WWII. Many illustrations, with judicious use of color. Handy for the collector, historian, or curator. Near-Very Good in wraps with scraping to covers and moderate wear to edges. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Durov, V. A. Russian and Soviet Military Awards
Moscow, Russia Order of Lenin State History Museum 1990 First Edition Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
104-page catalogue, with text in Russian and English, illustrated with hundreds of examples, all in color. Fine in wraps as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Evans, [Lady] Maria Millington and Ethel Abrahams Ancient Greek Dress
Chicago ARgonaut 1964 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Near-Fine Book 
82 pages, illustrated with many line drawings and some photographs. Good index. Classic. Fine hardcover binding in near-Fine dust jacket lightly sunned and worn to spine ends and edges. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Fagan Afflect, Diane L. And Paul Hudon Celebration and Remembrance: Commemorative Textiles in America 1790-1990
North Andover, Massachusetts Museum of American Textile History 1990 First Edition Stiff Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
88-page catalogue for an exhibition held September 9, 1990-January 13, 1991 in North Andover and later at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia. Fully illustrated with 23 color examples and more in black and white, including politics, sports, and entertainment. Scholarly text. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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16 Foerstner, Abigail Legacy of the Univeristy of Iowa Museum of Art: Building a Masterpiece
Ames IA University of Iowa Museum of Art 2009 First Edition Illustrated Stiff Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
84-page history of the Museum, including the highlights of its collection, the lingering ghost of Grant Wood, and praise for their donors. Fine in illlustrated wraps as issued. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Gonen, Rivka [Editor] Back to the Shtetl: An-Sky and the Jewish Ethnographic Expedition 1912-14
Jerusalem The Israel Museum 1994 First Edition Card Very Good to Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
An-Sky is one name for Shlomye-Zanvil Rappaport, who wrote "The Dybbuk", and this book is a comprehensive look (156 pages, plus introductory material) at his work, illlustrated with many photographs (from former USSR archives) and color plates. The source of much of the material is the Collections of the State Ethnographic Museum in St. Petersburg. Text primarily in Hebrew. The illustrations tell a compelling story as well. In Very Good-to-near-Fine condition with wear to corners, small closed tear to spine tail. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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18 Gonzalez-Aller Hierro, Jose Ignacio La Familia Real En La Armada Espanola
Madrid, Spain Fundacion Iberdrola 2004 First Edition Boards Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
285-page, large and heavy book, a history of the Spanish Navy, illustrated primarily with the watercolors of Guillermo Gonzalez de Aledo, one of Spain's foremost watercolorists. In addition, there are a number of reproductions of engravings, photographs, diagrams. Text in Spanish. Fine in beautiful color pictorial boards. Additional shipping charges will apply. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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19 Hamma, Kenneth [editor] The Dechter Collection of Greek Vases
San Bernardino, CA California State University 1989 First Edition Stiff Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
86-page catalogue with text contributions by Darrell A. Amyx, Dietrich von Bothmer, Andrew J. Clark, and Arthur Dale Trendall. More than 80 plates, 4 in color (plus color cover), plus visual glossary, and comprehensive annotation of each plate. An excellent resource. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Horace Bristol Horace Bristol: WWII
Blurb 2007 Paper Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
171 of Bristol's black and white war images. He was beyond "embedded" in the action. Fine in illustrated wraps. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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