Lot 438: 37 mini books: Fontaine, Wyeth, Alamo...

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December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, US

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Description: [Miniature Books] 37 Titles. ++ THE HORSES OF SAN MARCO. Splendid Press, (1983). #33 of 200. ++ THE MARVELOUS MALE: AN ABC. Juniper Von Phitzer Press, 1990. #37 of 125 signed by publisher. ++ !HORROROSA NOTICIA!/ HORRIFYING NEWS! 1993. Tiny accordian-style series of illustrations. 8/65 signed by Edard H. Hutchins on outside of case. ++ Hiemstro. SAN FRANCISCO CATS: Nine Lives with Whiskers. 1991. ++ LE PETIT FONTAINE. (1987). #57 of 60. ++ Pruchnicki. N. C. WYETH: ARTIST OF IMAGINATION & HEROIC VISIONS. (1997). #2 of 65 signed by author. ++ Lafcadio Hearn. A DAY IN THE LIFE OF OLD JAPAN. (1995). #22 of 50 signed by illustrator, Suanne Smith Pruchnicki. ++ Mary E. Devenyi. GRAPHICS. Toronto: 1995. #25 of 150. Eps considerably stained. ++ A PICTURE BOOK OF CHICKENS. Vance Gerry/ Weather Bird Press, 1972. One of 50.++ Bernice Kochan. THE LITTLE BOOK OF HAWAIIAN FLOWERS. (1964). Signed by author on ffep.++ 2 copies: SHAKER HERBS: An essay by Cynthia Elyce Rubin with 19th-century Shaker herb labels. Catawba Press, 1984. #67 and #128, no stated limitation. ++ SPRINGS OF ORIENTAL WISDOM: Confucius, Fu-Kiang, Hakushu, Lao-Tse, Tseng-Kuang. Herder Book Center, (1964). ++ BIRDS AND WORDS. 1992. #28 of 1000 signed by the designer, Dennis Anderson, on rfep recto, adjacent to limitation page.++ CANTICO AND CREATURE. Accordian-style series of [8] illustrations. ++ ZODIAC POSTERS. 1974. ++ Tom Neal. THE ROAD TO FOXVILLE. 1981. ++ BONNIE AND CLYDE. (1968). One of 100. ++ WASHINGTON IN MINIATURE. (1926). ++ Cluzelle. ARTSY FRENCH COIFFURES. Wraps foxed.++ IT’S SMART TO BE A GOOD MIXER. (Holland House, nd). ++ NATURE’S SCULPTURE ZODIAC. (1969).++ GARDENS OF POMPEII. #30 of 50. ++ Francis J. Weber. THE WORLD’S MOST WIDELY-READ BOOK. ++ WHAT MEN KNOW ABOUT WOMEN by A. Mann. 1983. Entirely blank inside. Signed by Frank J. Anderson on inside of front wrap.++ Anderson. A BOOK OF MAY THINGS. 1982. One of 200. ++ Conneen. THE LANGUAGE OF HERBS II. (1991). #31 of 150. ++ Puchnicki. JEANNE d’ARC: MARVELLOUS MAIDEN OF FRANCE. 1992. #18 of 75. Signed by Puchnicki on limitation page. ++ 2 copies: A BOOK OF THE ZODIAC. 1974. #33 and #52 of 75 signed by Frank J. Anderson. ++ SOMETHING ABOUT CATS. #26 of 50 signed by Frank Anderson. ++ John Keats. SHARING EVE’S APPLE. Triangular accordian-style scheme. #45 of 50. ++ Dudley Gordon. THE BIRCH BARK POEMS OF CHARLES F. LUMMIS. 1969. 1969.++ Jean Charlot. PICTURE BOOK. 1974. #180 of 300 signed by Jean Charlot. ++ James A. Brannock. BROOKGRENE GARDENS. 1970. #28 of 50. ++ Will C. Carter. HEROS OF THE ALAMO. (Cprt 1976). #70. “1977” is handwritten on limitation page. (Either the limitation or the actual year of publication). ++ Carol Marie Garcia. THE 7 DEADLY SINS. 1998. Accordian-style.++ Robert F. Orr Hanson. GEORGIA O’KEEFFE IN NEW MEXICO. 1998. #12 of 150. Blank page adjacent to colophon is signed and inscribed “For… with thanks./ Robet Hanson/ 8/7/98.” ++ 132mo-12mo. Mostly hardcover, a few softtcover. Mostly very good, some more worn. Slight musty odor. 2.0 Lb.
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