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Category: All Categories: Art History: Art Criticism
131 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
76.
Jarves, James Jackson, 1818-1888  
The Art-Idea / Edited by Benjamin Rowland, Jr
 Picture
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass., Belknap Press, 1960..
xxix, 313 p., index, 24 cm. Series: The John Harvard Library. First pub. 1864. In 1851 Jarvis moved to Florence and began the famous collection of Italian painting bought by Yale University in 1871. Stock# 44,899. Vg / dj vg.

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77.
KELLOGG, Rhoda  
Analyzing Children's Art

Publisher: Mayfield, 1970.
F First Edition A near fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued, light wear to extremities.

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78.
KOREVAAR-HESSELING, E.H.  
Het Nederlandse Volkskarakter Weerspiegeld in De Nederlandse Schilderkunst.

Publisher: H.P. Leopolds Uitgevers Den Haag, 1941.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card printed wrappers a issued.,

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79.
Kubler, George, 1912-1996  
The Shape of Time: Remarks on the History of Things

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press, 1962.
136 p. ”Let us suppose that the idea of art can be expanded to embrace the whole range of man-made things, including all tools and writing in addition to the useless, beautiful, and poetic things.” Stock# 25,740x. Vg/ paper covers. Another copy. Worn, stained, serviceable. $6.00 Art history, art criticism.

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80.
LANGER, Susanne K.  
Feeling and Form: A Theory of Art

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1953.
F First U K Edition A fine copy in a vg+ edgeworn chipped spiedarkened d.w.

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81.
Levey, Michael  
The Case of Walter Pater

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson.
232 p. illus., 24 cm. Walter Pater, 1839- 1894, believed that art should be enjoyed in and for itself at a time when most Englishmen judged art by moral standards. Stock #29,172. Vg/ dj vg.

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82.
Lewis, Wilmarth Sheldon.  
SEE FOR YOURSELF.
 Picture
Publisher: NY: Harper & Row (1971)..
First Edition. ISBN: 0060126019 The author picks ten paintings he'd like to hang on his own walls and tells why. How to enjoy a painting because you like it, not because you are supposed to like it. 118p: 10 tipped-in colour plates; 26cm. 590g. Book: Very Good Plus (clean and sound, lightly used). Dustjacket: Good (edgewear, a few chips, one rear tear, shelf rubbing). Grey cloth hardcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus. Jacket condition: Good.

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83.
Loewenberg, J.  
Dialogues from Delphi.

Publisher: Berkeley: University of California Press, 1949..
1st ed. 304+ pp. Inside front cover had yellowing from newspaper clipping, o/w Near fine in VG dj. Hard Cover. ISBN: aesthetics; aesthetic; art and morality; nature and art; tragedy

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84.
LOMAX, Yve  
Writing the Image. An Adventure with Art and Theory.

Publisher: I.B.Tauris, 2000.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card wrappers as issued.

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85.
MARTIENSSEN, Heather & others  
Knowledge and the Fine Arts

Publisher: Witwatersrand University Press, 1960.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card printesd wrappers as issued.

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86.
MARTIENSSEN, Heather (edited KOSSICK, Shirley G.)  
Insights: Selected Essays

Publisher: Ad. Donker, 1984.
First Edition. A fine copy in a fine d.w. Inscribed presentation copy from the editor.

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87.
McBride, Henry, 1867-1962  
The Flow of Art : Essays and Criticisms of Henry McBride / selected, with an introd., by Daniel Catton Rich

Publisher: New York, Atheneum, c1975.
ix, 462 p., [13] leaves of plates, illus., index, 24 cm. Prefatory essay by Lincoln Kirstein. Henry McBride wrote a weekly column on the New York art scene from 1913 to 1955. Stock# 38,170. Vg/ dj vg.

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88.
MORLEY, Simon (Edited by)  
The Sublime

Publisher: Whitechapel Gallery, 2010.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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89.
Mullins, Edwin B., 1933-  
The Painted Witch: How Western Artists Have Viewed the Sexuality of Women
 Picture
Publisher: London: Secker & Warburg, 1985.
x, 230 p., [16] p. of plates (120 b/w, 23 color), illus., ports.; 25 cm. "Most paintings in public art galleries are by men, for men, and largely about women." Stock#45369. Vg / dj vg.

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90.
PAPADAKIS, Andreas C. (Edited by)  
The New Modernism. Deconstructionist Tendencies in Art.

Publisher: Art & Design (Academy Group), 1988.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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91.
PAPADAKIS, Andreas C. (Edited by)  
The Post Avant Garde. Painting in the Eighties.

Publisher: Art & Design (Academy Group), 1987.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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92.
PARKER, Rozsika & POLLOCK, Griselda  
Old Mistresses. Women, Art and Ideology

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1981.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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93.
Perl, Jed  
GALLERY GOING Four Seasons in the Art World

Publisher: Harcourt Brace New York NY 1991.
Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Wear at edges. Fep is missing. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 431 pages

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94.
Pleynet, Marcelin.  
Système / Systeme de la peinture. Essais.

Publisher: Paris, Éditions du Seuil [1977].
188, [2] p. "Les textes qui composent cet ouvrage ont été précédemment publiés dans Lenseignement de la peinture, Ed. du Seuil, coll. Tel Quel, 1971." Contents include Le système de Matisse; Mondrian vingt-cinq ans après; Le Bauhaus et son enseignement; L'avant-garde russe. Paper; good+. Copy of Albert S. Cook with a few marginal markings. Stock#21684.

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95.
Pope, Arthur, 1880-1974 / Titian, ca. 1488-1576  
Titian's Rape of Europa. A Study of the Composition and the Mode of Representation.

Publisher: Cambridge, Published for the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum by Harvard University Press, 1960..
xi, 62 p. illus., 26 plates,(2 col.), port. 26 cm. The Titian painting is in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, bought through Berenson in 1896. Pope uses the Titian to discuss other master paintings. Stock# 41,093. Vg / dj vg.

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96.
QUILTER, Harry  
Sententiae Artis. First Principles of Art for Painters and Picture Lovers.

Publisher: Wm.Isbister Limited London, 1886.
F First Edition A very good copy in the original dull turquoise cloth, extremities worn.

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97.
QUILTER, Harry  
Preferences in Art, Life and Literature

Publisher: Swan Sonnenschein London, 1892.
F First Edition Very good in the original dark blue Arts and Crafts cloth gilt by Laurence Houseman, the head of the spine worn and chipped, head rear hinge split externally, hinges rubbed, text clean and tight. LACKING the frontispiece. An interesting association copy, having the book label of Henry Currie Marillier, Kelmscott House, Hammersmith. Marillier was a friend of both William Morris and Cobden-Sanderson, wrote biographies of Burne-Jones and Ruskin, and was a leading member of the Arts and Crafts movement.

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98.
Radice, Barbara, editor. Rossi, Aldo. Boulee, Etienne Louis. Kuramata, Shiro.  
Terrazzo: A Biannual Publication on Architecture and Design. Milano, Fall 1989, Number 3.

Publisher: Milano, 1989.
Includes Aldo Rossi, Homage to Etienne Louis Boulée & excerpts from A Scientific Autobiography; Ettore Sottsass, The Face of Architecture & Travel Notes: On Walls; Baldazzini & Canossa, Interiors; Andrea Branzi, Shiro Kuramata: Purple Shadows; Francesco Carlà, Interactive Design; Marco Frascari, Plans (3): Ichnography: The Topical Enigma or Architectural Plans; Herbert Muschamp, Beauty. Folio; 148, [12] p., photos, drawings, diagrams throughout incl. color; red printed paper covers; spine ends dinged, a small stain on front cover, else VG. 25612.

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99.
RAPHAEL, Max  
Proudhon, Marx, Picasso : Three Studies in the Sociology of Art

Publisher: Lawrence & Wishart, 1980.
F First Edition A near fine copy (ink name fep) in a near fine d.w., light wear head spine.

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100.
RAWSON, Philip  
Drawing

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1969.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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101.
Roberts, Louis A.  
High Art; Pictures From The Poets, And Other Notions.

Publisher: Springfield, Mass., D. E. Fisk & Company [1872].
Punny illustrations for selected lines of verse. 63 numbered leaves, illustrations throughout; bound in maroon cloth stamped in gold; corners & spine ends worn, else VG. Last two leaves are publisher's advertisements. 28918 {Fifi}

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102.
ROOKMAAKER, H.R.  
Modern Art and the Death of a Culture

Publisher: Inter-varsity Press, 1970.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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103.
ROSENBERG, Harold  
The Tradition of The New

Publisher: Horizon Press Inc. New York, 1959.
F First Edition A fine copy in a vg++ edgeworn d.w.

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104.
Rosenberg, Harold  
The Anxious Object: Art Today and Its Audience
 Picture
Publisher: Collier New York, 1973.
Trade paperback in blue illustrated wraps, small 8vo. 1st pb ed. 271pp. Illustrations throughout. VG-. Curl to somewhat inflexible, stiff (but overall clean and bright) wraps. Mild wear to extreme tips of corners, light soil to rear wrap only. Foxing to page edges. Stress creases to spine, but binding tight and square. pages clean and unmarked. Soft Cover VG-

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105.
ROSENBERG, Jakob  
On Quality in Art. Criteria of Excellence Past and Present.

Publisher: Phaidon, 1969.
2nd Printing A fine unread copy in a fine d.w.

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106.
ROSKILL, Mark  
What is Art History?

Publisher: Thames & Hudson, 1976.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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107.
ROSS, Margery  
Robert Ross Friend of Friends

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, 1952.
A very good copy in the original cloth (spine ends faded) in a vg+ edgeworn lightly chipped toned and sl. torn d.w. A scarce title.

Appr.: | AUD 68.93 CAD 69.89 EUR 48.15 GBP 38.24 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 684.21 

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108.
RUSKIN, John  
Modern Painters

Publisher: George Allen Orpington Kent, 1888.
Complete Edition A fine copy in a vg+ d.w., spine ends worn with very light shallow chipping, other edgewear and short closed tear rear panel.

Appr.: | AUD 530.22 CAD 537.63 EUR 370.37 GBP 294.12 JPY 50,000.00 MXN 6,250.00 ZAR 5,263.16 

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109.
SALMON, Andre (Edited By Beth S. GERSH-NESIC)  
Andre Salmon on French Modern Art

Publisher: Cambridge at the University Press, 2005.
F First Edition A fine copy in a fine d.w.

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110.
SCHAPIRO, Meyer  
Late Antique, Early Christian and Mediaeval Art (Selected Papers Volume Three)

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1980.
F First U.K. Edition Apart from a felt-pen deleted name and address fep, a fine unread copy in a fine d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 47.72 CAD 48.39 EUR 33.33 GBP 26.47 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 473.68 

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111.
SCHAPIRO, Meyer  
Romanesque Art (Selected Papers Volume One)

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1977.
F First U.K. Edition Apart from a felt-pen deleted name and address fep, a fine unread copy in a fine d.w.

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112.
SKAWRAN, K.M. (Edited by)  
De Arte #12 October 1972

Publisher: University of South Africa Pretoria, 1972.
F First Edition A rfine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued. Contains a long article by Hitge on Judith Mason's work, and a survey of arts in Botswana by Wopko Jensma

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113.
SKAWRAN, K.M. (Edited by)  
De Arte #9 May 1971

Publisher: University of South Africa Pretoria, 1971.
F First Edition A rfine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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114.
SKAWRAN, K.M. (Edited by)  
De Arte #8 October 1970

Publisher: University of South Africa Pretoria, 1970.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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115.
SKAWRAN, K.M. (Edited by)  
De Arte #7 May 1970

Publisher: University of South Africa Pretoria, 1970.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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116.
SLOAN, John  
Gist of Art. Principles Expounded in the Classroom and Studio

Publisher: American Artists Group New York, 1944.
Second Edition A very good copy in the original pale golden brown cloth, light dust- soiling.

Appr.: | AUD 31.81 CAD 32.26 EUR 22.22 GBP 17.65 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 315.79 

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117.
SOBY, James Thrall  
Modern Art and the New Past.

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press,, 1957.
F First Edition A fine copy in a vg++ edgeworn d.w.

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118.
Soby, James Thrall  
MODERN ART AND THE NEW PAST
 Picture
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Norman, OK 1957.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; Inscribed by Author to Mrs. Simon Guggenheim. Wonderful Association Copy. ; 217 pages; Signed by Author

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119.
STOKES, Adrian  
Art and Science. A Study of Alberti, Piero Della Francesca and Giogione

Publisher: Book Collectors Society New York.
First Thus #93 of 250 copies. A fine unread example in the original full red polshed calf gilt, t.e.g.

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120.
Sutton, Denys; Roger Fry.  
Letters of Roger Fry (Two volumes).

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1972..
First U.S. Edition ISBN: 0701115998 Two octavo volumes, about 9.5 inches (24 cm) tall, in brown cloth. 787 pages over the two volumes. An important collection illuminating the views of one of the 20th century's most important art critics. Both volumes clean, sound and unworn but the paper is ever so slightly toned. Both jackets complete and untorn, but mildly edge worn and the versos show light foxing only in the areas backing the jacket illustrations. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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121.
SYMONS, Arthur  
From Toulouse Lautrec to Rodin, with Some Personal Impressions

Publisher: The Bodley Head, 1929.
F First Edition A very good copy in the original dark oatmeal cloth, spine faded, light scattered foxing to text.

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122.
Taylor, Roger L.  
Art, An Enemy Of The People

Publisher: N.J., Humanities Press, 1978.
N.J., Humanities Press, 1978. 'This is a provocative new book concerned with the social significance of high-cultural activities. It is a rejection of the role of art as the highest manifestation od society's achievements, exposing art as the prerogative of elites and the enemy of the people.' Stock #26635. Vg/vg. Philosophy Philistine

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123.
Trevor-Roper, Patrick.  
The World Through Blunted Sight.

Publisher: Souvenir Press [c1997].
207 p., illus., color plates; 23 cm. "An inquiry into the influence of defective vision on art and character. A New and Updated Edition of the Classic Work." Contents include The Unfocused Image: The Myopic Personality; The Prose & Poetry of the Myope; The Art of the Myope; The Art of the Presbyope; Astigmatism; The Acceptance of Colours: Artistry in Birds & Mammals; Colour & Temperament; Poetic Colour Imagery; Synaesthesia; The Influence of Environmental Colour; Therapeutic Use of Colour; Dream-Colours; The Withdrawal of Colours: Colour-blindness in Literature & Art; Cataract; Other Secondary Colour Distortions; Influence on Painting of Natural Eye Pigment; Retinal Rivalry & Unbalanced Eyes: The Squint in Art; Latent Squint; Eye Dominance in Art; Aniseikonia; Colour Discrepancies; Encroachments on the Field of Vision: Glaucoma; Vitreous Opacities; Phosphenes; Macular Dystrophy; Damage to the Visual Pathways; Psychedelic Art; Schizophrenic Art; Gross Loss of Visual Field-- Near-blind Art; Total Blindness: Psychology and Art of the Blind; The Recovery of Sight. Stock# 24,494. Color pictorial paper covers; fine.

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124.
Venturi, Lionello, 1885-1961. Marriott, Charles, 1869-1957, translator  
History of Art Criticism [Storia della critica d'arte]. Translatd from the Italian by Charles Marriott
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Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton & Co., 1936.
xv p., 345 p.; 22 cm. "First edition." Translation of Storia della critica d'arte. "A standard history of art historical writing and art criticism from the Greeks to the third decade of the 20th century." Arntzen / Rainwater G27. Bibliography: p. 325-345. Stock#45928. Vg /good+, some tears.

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125.
Virilio, Paul  
The Vision Machine
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Publisher: Indiana University Press / British Fil m Institute , 1994.
Trade softcover in stiff white wraps with brown, black and grey figure to front, 8vo. Not ex-lib. Index, endnotes with chapters. VG. One sentenced underlined on p.2, rest clean and unmarked; 3/4" diameter label shadow and non-taky discoloration upper corner front wrap. Very mild rubbing overall with all colors and titles strong and bright. Binding tight and square. ISBN: 085170445X. Paperback VG

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126.
Wallis, Brian (ed.)  
Blasted Allegories: An Anthology of Writings by Contemporary Artists
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Publisher: MIT Cambridge, MA, 1989.
Trade softcover in blue and black cowboy-illustrated wraps, large 8vo. xvii + 430pp. Bibliography, footnotes with some writings. B/W photos throughout. VG-. Abrasion with touches of surface loss along edges and spine ends; wear/curl at corners with some card separation at lower rear corner. Central panels, colors and titles bright and clean. Binding tigt and square with no reader's crease to spine. Pages clean and unmarked. ISBN: 0262730863. Paperback VG-

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127.
Walpole, Hugh; Ralph N. Wornum, Editor  
Anecdotes of Painting in England, Volume I
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Publisher: Arno Press, New York, Reprint of 1876 Edition, 1969.
VG cloth hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ. Cover with bent spine edges, bumped corners, a little edge wear, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp are Fine, look unused. 8vo, 351 + XXIII pp, reproductions of the original illustrations, list of artists. Because of the size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for priority mail or for shipping outside the continental USA.

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128.
Wölfflin, Heinrich, 1864-1945  
Kleine Schriften (1886-1933) herausgegeben von Joseph Gantner. Mit 35 Abbildungen und einer Bibliographie

Publisher: Basel, Benno Schwabe & Co. [1946].
272 p. incl. front. (port.) illus., facsim. 25 cm. "Bibliographie der Schriften Heinrich Wölfflins, 1886-1943": p. [263]-271. Has the rubber on t.p.: "P.O.W. Camp No.35 Great Britain." Stock# 36,106. Vg, bound in linen cloth/ no dj.

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129.
WOODCOCK, George  
Herbert Read the Stream and the Source.

Publisher: Faber & Faber, 1972.
F First Edition A near fine copy (ink name and date fep) in a fine d.w.

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130.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. [Fry, Roger Eliot, 1866-1934]  
Roger Fry. A Biography

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace, NY [1940].
307 p., index, plates, portrait front.; 22 cm. First American edition. Fry was an English painter & critic and champion of the modern French schools of art, especially the post-Impressionists. Good+, green cloth, spine darkened, spine & rear cover stained, ink inscription. Another copy, good+, no dj, spine faded (pa). Stock#33469x.

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131.
WORRINGER, Wilherlm  
Abstraction and Empathy. A Contribution to the Psychology of Style.

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1953.
F First English Edition A fine copy in a vg+ d.w., head spine 1cm chip, light wear to other extremities, closed tears upper margin.

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