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Auction Description for Swann: ART, PRESS & ILLUSTRATED BOOKS
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Exhibition & Sale Schedule: Sale 2313 - Art, Press & Illustrated Books: Featuring Graphic Design & Typography from the Inventory of the late Irving Oaklander - begins at 1:30pm in New York on Thurs, May 9. All material in Sale 2313 on display at our premises in New York City, 104 East 25th Street, as follows - Sat, May 4: Noon to 5pm - Mon, May 6: 10am to 6pm - Tues, May 7: 10am to 6pm -Wed, May 8: 10am to 6pm - Thurs, May 9: 10am to Noon.

ART, PRESS & ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

301 lots | 206 with images

May 9, 2013

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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(ADVERTISING DESIGN.) Group of over 50 designs by Robert Michel for The Kahl Company.

Lot 1: (ADVERTISING DESIGN.) Group of over 50 designs by Robert Michel for The Kahl Company.

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Description: (ADVERTISING DESIGN.) Group of over 50 designs by Robert Michel for The Kahl Company. Archive of pieces from an advertising campaign that includes envelopes, order forms, brochures, labels, advertisements, postcards, stationery, and bags for products (vegetable seeds and bird food), and a postcard containing a reproduction of one of Michel's designs, addressed to Walter Gropius, as director of the Bauhaus in Dessau. Various sizes, some printed in colors, condition very good overall. (IO). Frankfurt-am-Main, mostly 1927-30

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Lot 2: (ART IN POLITICS.) Group of 3 volumes.

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Description: (ART IN POLITICS.) Group of 3 volumes. Second volume with numerous reproductions. 8vo, original wrappers, toned and separating, scattered chipping. (IO). New York, 1937-42

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(AVANT-GARDE. CZECH.) Koch, Jindrich. Práce Jindricha Kocha.

Lot 3: (AVANT-GARDE. CZECH.) Koch, Jindrich. Práce Jindricha Kocha.

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Description: (AVANT-GARDE. CZECH.) Koch, Jindrich. Práce Jindricha Kocha. Handsomely illustrated with 10 reproductions of Koch's modernist images. Designed by Ladislav Sutnar. Folio, original black card wrappers, lacking original orange paper label, extremities with light wear; some offsetting and soiling to endpapers, a few unobtrusive spots of foxing. (IO). Prague: Statni graficka skola, 1935

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(AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Kassák, Lajos. A Tett. Issues 12, 16, and 17.

Lot 4: (AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Kassák, Lajos. A Tett. Issues 12, 16, and 17.

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Description: INCLUDES THE BANNED, AND THE FINAL ISSUE (AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Kassák, Lajos. A Tett. Issues 12, 16, and 17. Together, 3 volumes (of 17). 3 illustrations. Thin 8vo, original rose paper wrappers with woodcut vignette and lettering, some fading, staples worn, scattered wear, Volume 16 has dampstained covers and some staining to a few internal pages. (IO). Budapest, 1916

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(AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Lajos, Kassák. MA. Aktivista Folyóirat.

Lot 5: (AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Lajos, Kassák. MA. Aktivista Folyóirat.

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Description: (AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Lajos, Kassák. MA. Aktivista Folyóirat. Volume 6, numbers 6 (Archipenko issue, April) and 7 (George Grosz issue, June), 1921. Together, 2 volumes. Illustrations and contributions by Lajos, Goll, Marinetti, Grosz, and Archipenko. Thin, small folio, pictorial covers, scattered toning and edgewear, brittle but still quite bright. (IO). Vienna, 1921

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Lot 6: (AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Lajos, Kassák. MA. Irodalmi és képzo"mu"vészeti folyóirat.

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Description: (AVANT-GARDE. HUNGARIAN.) Lajos, Kassák. MA. Irodalmi és képzo"mu"vészeti folyóirat. 4 volumes containing issues from 1916-25. Literary and artistic contributions by Moholy-Nagy, El Lissitzky, Gropius, Marinetti, Schwitters, Altman, Teltscher, Grosz, Tairoff, Stepanova, and many others. 4to and folio, blue boards stamped in red, light surface wear; contents of first volume bound upside-down. (IO). Originally Budapest, Berlin, & Vienna 1916-25; reprinted by Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 1971

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(BAUHAUS.) Hassenpflug, Gustav. Möbel aus Stahlrohr und Stahlblech.

Lot 7: (BAUHAUS.) Hassenpflug, Gustav. Möbel aus Stahlrohr und Stahlblech.

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Description: JOSEF ALBERS'S COPY (BAUHAUS.) Hassenpflug, Gustav. Möbel aus Stahlrohr und Stahlblech. Volume 9, Number 5 of Stahl Überall. Illustrated with furniture designs by Mies van der Rohe, Lili Reich, Marcel Breuer, Hassenpflug, and others. Thin 8vo, original silver wrappers stamped in red and grey, by Stovhase, vertical crease with some paper loss along length of spine, mild edgewear. josef albers's copy with a note by him on title-page/span beneath Hassenpflug's name: "former Bauhaus student." (IO). Düsseldorf, 1936

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(BAUHAUS.) Schmidt, Joost. Werbeprospekt für die Stadt Dessau.

Lot 8: (BAUHAUS.) Schmidt, Joost. Werbeprospekt für die Stadt Dessau.

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Description: (BAUHAUS.) Schmidt, Joost. Werbeprospekt für die Stadt Dessau. Design and graphics by Schmidt, 2 photographic plates by A. Feininger, and other reproductions and photographic illustrations. Small folded 4to prospectus that opens to a full-size map of the grounds at Dessau, some wear at folds, gentle creases, ink stamp of Berlin tourist bureau on front cover. (IO). Dessau, circa 1932

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(BAYER, HERBERT.) Archive of material about the making of the book

Lot 9: (BAYER, HERBERT.) Archive of material about the making of the book "Herbert Bayer: The Complete Work," by Arthur A. Cohen, MIT Press, 1

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Description: (BAYER, HERBERT.) Archive of material about the making of the book "Herbert Bayer: The Complete Work," by Arthur A. Cohen, MIT Press, 1984. Formerly the property of Sylvia Steiner, book designer for the MIT Press who worked closely with Bayer and Cohen on this book in Montecito, California, Bayer's home in 1983. (IO). Np [i.e. Cambridge, 1984]

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(BAYER, HERBERT.) Cohen, Arthur A. Herbert Bayer: The Complete Work.

Lot 10: (BAYER, HERBERT.) Cohen, Arthur A. Herbert Bayer: The Complete Work.

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Description: (BAYER, HERBERT.) Cohen, Arthur A. Herbert Bayer: The Complete Work. Hundreds of illustrations. 4to, cloth, dust jacket, a few creases near head of spine; as new in slipcase. first deluxe edition. number 10 of 100 copies signed by bayer with an original signed photograph/span, "Desert Flower, Greece, 1934." (IO). Cambridge: MIT Press, (1984)

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Lot 11: BAYER, HERBERT. Book of Drawings.

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Description: BAYER, HERBERT. Book of Drawings. Introduction by Bayer; foreword by Otto Karl Bach. 42 reproductions, a few in color. 4to, contents loose as issued in plain printed wrappers; slipcase. first edition. signed by bayer on title./span (IO). Chicago: Theobald, 1961

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(BAYER, HERBERT.) Deutsches Volk - Deutsche Arbeit.

Lot 12: (BAYER, HERBERT.) Deutsches Volk - Deutsche Arbeit.

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Description: (BAYER, HERBERT.) Deutsches Volk - Deutsche Arbeit. Designed by Bayer. Numerous photographic plates and reproductions. 8vo, original lithographed wrappers, edgeworn, joints tender, scattered foxing to verso of covers and front and end matter; laid in is the insert "Was bietet das heutige Berlin?" containing a detailed announcement of the exhibition. (IO). Berlin, 1934

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Lot 13: BAYER, HERBERT. Small archive of clipped advertisements, Autograph letters and postcards signed

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Description: BAYER, HERBERT. Small archive of clipped advertisements, Autograph letters and postcards signed to unknown recipients. Includes exhibition booklet for a 1956 show in Munich at Die Neue Sammlung. Should be seen. (IO). Vp, vd

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Lot 14: BAYER, HERBERT. Herbert Bayer.

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Description: BAYER, HERBRET. Herbert Bayer. Introduction by David Gebhard, Gallery Director, University of California at Santa Barbara. 14 loose color reproductions after paintings and drawings by Bayer. Large folio, plates and folded folio sheet of text laid in. warmly inscribed and signed by bayer to arthur and elaine cohen/span on title-page. (IO). (Santa Barbara): Container Corporation of America, 1965

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(BAYER, HERBERT; and MOHOLY-NAGY, LASZLO.) Die Neue Linie.

Lot 15: (BAYER, HERBERT; and MOHOLY-NAGY, LASZLO.) Die Neue Linie.

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Description: (BAYER, HERBERT; and MOHOLY-NAGY, LASZLO.) Die Neue Linie. Group of over 40 issues comprising: full year runs for 1933, 1934, and 1935; 1932: Nov., Dec., and 1936: Jan-May; July (worn). Hundreds of photographic plates and reproductions after many Bauhaus artists and designers throughout. Small folio, original pictorial stapled wrappers, scattered minor edgewear and occasional foxing, but overall very bright and clean copies. (IO). Leipzig and Berlin: Otto Beyer, 1932-36

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(BERLEWI, HENRYK.) Small archive of pamphlets, exhibition catalogues, etc. by and about Berlewi

Lot 16: (BERLEWI, HENRYK.) Small archive of pamphlets, exhibition catalogues, etc. by and about Berlewi

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Description: (BERLEWI, HENRYK.) Small archive of pamphlets, exhibition catalogues, etc. by and about Berlewi from the collection of Eckhard Neumann, Bauhaus historian and author. About 12 items. Mostly illustrated. Various sizes and bindings. Condition generally quite good. (IO). Mostly Warsaw, vd

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(BOOK ARTS PRESS.) Annenberg, Maurice. Specimens of Wood Type Presented to the School of Library Service, Columbia University.

Lot 17: (BOOK ARTS PRESS.) Annenberg, Maurice. Specimens of Wood Type Presented to the School of Library Service, Columbia University.

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Description: ONE OF FOUR SPECIAL REMAINDER COPIES (BOOK ARTS PRESS.) Annenberg, Maurice. Specimens of Wood Type Presented to the School of Library Service, Columbia University. 37 specimen type sheets (32 from the original printing plus 4 additional samples). Folio, contents loose in wrappers in cloth folding case as issued. (IO). New York, 1980

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Lot 18: (BOOKBINDING.) Andrews, William Loring. Sextodecimos et infra.

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Andrews, William Loring. Sextodecimos et infra. Richly chromolithographed reproductions of bookbindings and other illustrations. 8vo, original gilt-pictorial parchment; board chemise and slipcase, toned. number 27 of 140 copies on english hand-made plate paper/span after an edition of 12 on Japan (the total edition.) (IO). New York: Scribner's, 1899

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Lot 19: (BOOKBINDING.) Anstruther, George Elliot. The Bindings of To-morrow: A Record of the Work of the Guild of Women-Binders. 1902

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Anstruther, George Elliot. The Bindings of To-morrow: A Record of the Work of the Guild of Women-Binders and of the Hampstead Bindery. 50 color plates. 4to, light gray oasis by Bayntun Riviere, spine slightly faded; light marginal foxing on tissue guards and some plates. first edition. number 364 of 500 copies./span London, 1902

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(BOOKBINDING.) Bibliothèque Nationale. Les Plus Belles Reliures de la Réunion des Bibliothèques Nationales. 1929

Lot 20: (BOOKBINDING.) Bibliothèque Nationale. Les Plus Belles Reliures de la Réunion des Bibliothèques Nationales. 1929

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Bibliothèque Nationale. Les Plus Belles Reliures de la Réunion des Bibliothèques Nationales. 42 plates showing bindings from the 6th to early 19th centuries in French libraries. Folio, 375x277 mm, modern dark brown morocco by Joseph Newman handsomely gilt in Renaissance style with interlacing double-fillet rectangles and lozenge on covers, stamp-signed "Pride's Crossing Bindery" on spine and "J.A.N." on front lower turn-in; board slipcase. number 267 of 600 copies./span Paris, (1929)

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Lot 21: (BOOKBINDING.) Ellenport, Samuel B. An Essay on the Development & Usage of Brass Plate Dies. 1980

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Ellenport, Samuel B. An Essay on the Development & Usage of Brass Plate Dies, including a Catalogue Raisonné from the Collection of the Harcourt Bindery. 2 mounted color plates; 99 full-page reproductions. Folio, original 1/4 morocco. Prospectus laid in. Boston, 1980

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Lot 22: (BOOKBINDING.) [Hannett, John.] An Inquiry Into the Nature and Form of the Books of the Ancients. 1837

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) [Hannett, John.] An Inquiry Into the Nature and Form of the Books of the Ancients; with a History of the Art of Bookbinding . . . By John Andrews Arnett [pseud.] 15 plates, mostly depicting decorated book covers, including embossed color frontispiece showing cathedral binding. iv, 212 pages. 12mo, original cloth; some plates foxed or dampstained, offsetting onto adjacent leaves. first edition./span London, 1837

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Lot 23: (BOOKBINDING.) [Hannett, John.] Bibliopegia; or, The Art of Bookbinding in all its Branches. 1835

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) [Hannett, John.] Bibliopegia; or, The Art of Bookbinding in all its Branches. . . . By John Andrews Arnett [pseud.] 9 (of 10?) engraved plates (heavily browned). iv, [2], 212 pages, including ad leaf. 12mo, original cloth, binding slightly cocked; bookplate; 1/4 cloth slipcase. first edition./span London, 1835

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Lot 24: (BOOKBINDING.) Miura, Kerstin Tini. Group of 3 volumes. 1980-84-90

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Miura, Kerstin Tini. Watashi no Seihon Sotei Geijyutsu no Sekai [My World of Bibliophile Binding]. Japanese text. first edition/span * My World of Bibliophile Binding. Errata leaf laid in. first edition in english/span * Sekai Seihon Sohtei Kai no Kyoshoh Tini Miura no Sekai 1980-1990 [A Master's Bibliophile Bindings, Tini Miura, 1980-1990]. Japanese text. first edition./span Together, 3 volumes, lavishly illustrated in color. Folio, original cloth; first and third volumes each in publisher's glossy pictorial board slipcase and box, second in publisher's cloth slipcase with full-size cover labels. (Tokyo, 1980); Berkeley, 1984; (Tokyo, 1990)

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Lot 25: (BOOKBINDING.) Nicholson, James Bartram. A Manual of the Art of Bookbinding. 1856

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Nicholson, James Bartram. A Manual of the Art of Bookbinding. 12 plates of binding styles, rolls, and ornaments; 7 marbled paper specimens; numerous text illustrations. 318, [2] pages, including initial blank and final ad leaf. Publisher's 18-page catalogue bound at end. 12mo, original cloth, slight chipping or wear to spine ends and cover corners; offsetting from frontispiece and marbled paper specimens. Philadelphia, 1856

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Lot 26: (BOOKBINDING.) Schmidt, Adolf. Bucheinbände aus dem XIV.-XIX. Jahrhundert in der Landesbibliothek zu Darmstadt. 1921

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Schmidt, Adolf. Bucheinbände aus dem XIV.-XIX. Jahrhundert in der Landesbibliothek zu Darmstadt. 100 plates, some in color. Folio, 425x340 mm, original cloth, minor spotting and blistering on front cover; some plates slightly warped. first edition./span Leipzig, 1921

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(BOOKBINDING.) Swinburne, Algernon Charles. Selections from A. C. Swinburne. Edited by Edmund Gosse, C.B., and Thomas James Wise.

Lot 27: (BOOKBINDING.) Swinburne, Algernon Charles. Selections from A. C. Swinburne. Edited by Edmund Gosse, C.B., and Thomas James Wise.

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Description: SYBIL PYE BINDING (BOOKBINDING.) Swinburne, Algernon Charles. Selections from A. C. Swinburne. Edited by Edmund Gosse, C.B., and Thomas James Wise. 8vo, dark green morocco by Pye with design of miscellaneous ornamental tools on covers and her monogram stamp on rear outer turn-in, spine faded to brown, ends slightly scuffed; 1/4 morocco folding case. Bookplate of Anthony Noel Gurney Richards. number 342 of 525 copies./span London, 1919

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(BOOKBINDING.) Uzanne, Octave. L'Art dans la Décoration Extérieure des Livres en France et à l'Étranger.  1898

Lot 28: (BOOKBINDING.) Uzanne, Octave. L'Art dans la Décoration Extérieure des Livres en France et à l'Étranger. 1898

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Uzanne, Octave. L'Art dans la Décoration Extérieure des Livres en France et à l'Étranger: Les Couvertures Illustrées, Les Cartonnages d'Éditeur, La Reliure d'Art. Profusion of reproductions. 4to, contemporary 3/4 red morocco by Durvand, flat spine gilt with lettering piece and simple floral design of multi-colored morocco onlays, original color-pictorial wrappers after Louis Rhead bound in; front hinge cracked with text block loose from spine. Paris, 1898

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Lot 29: (BOOKBINDING.) Uzanne, Octave. La Reliure Moderne Artistique et Fantaisiste. 1887

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Uzanne, Octave. La Reliure Moderne Artistique et Fantaisiste. Frontispiece and 76 plates, each with lettered tissue guard. Half-title. 4to, red levant gilt-tooled to multiple-fillet panel design by Zaehnsdorf, embroidered silk doublures and endleaves, original wrappers bound in; contents toned. Armorial bookplate of the Earl of Mexborough. first edition. number 777 of 1500 copies./span Paris, 1887

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Lot 30: (BOOKBINDING.) Large group of facsimiles of historically important bindings.

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Description: (BOOKBINDING.) Large group of facsimiles of historically important bindings. Includes bound volumes, plaques, and maquettes. Together, 15 items. Mostly 8vo, leather, condition very good. Vp, vd

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Lot 31: CATICH, EDWARD M. The Origin of the Serif: Brush Writing & Roman Letters. 1968. One of 50 with portfolio of brush-written letters.

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Description: CATICH, EDWARD M. The Origin of the Serif: Brush Writing & Roman Letters. 2 volumes, including portfolio of brush-written Roman capitals. 4to, text in original 1/4 red morocco, portfolio contents loose in original 1/4 cloth folder as issued. Davenport, Iowa: Catfish Press, (1968)

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(COLOR THEORY.) Hayter, Charles. A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours . . . with some practical rules for reflection

Lot 32: (COLOR THEORY.) Hayter, Charles. A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours . . . with some practical rules for reflection

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Description: (COLOR THEORY.) Hayter, Charles. A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours . . . with some practical rules for reflections and Sir Isaac Newton's distribution of the colours in the rainbow . . . Second Edition, with Improvements. Engraved frontispiece, one text illustration, and 4 hand-colored engraved plates. 8vo, later 1/4 navy morocco over pebble cloth with calf gilt cover label, worn; scattered toning and offsetting, splits between some gatherings with contents slightly shaken, portion of rear endpaper excised. (IO). London: John Booth, 1830

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Lot 33: (CONTRE COUP PRESS.) Twain, Mark. 1601: Conversation as it was by the Social Fireside in the Time of the Tudors.

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Description: (CONTRE COUP PRESS.) Twain, Mark. 1601: Conversation as it was by the Social Fireside in the Time of the Tudors. Printed in red, blue, and black in various type, on Fabriano Roma paper. Thin 8vo, 1/4 blue cloth over marbled boards, paper spine label. number four of only four copies printed./span (IO). Louisville, 1996

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(CRANACH PRESS.) Shakespeare, William. Hamlet.

Lot 34: (CRANACH PRESS.) Shakespeare, William. Hamlet.

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Description: (CRANACH PRESS.) Shakespeare, William. Hamlet. Facsimile of the Cranach Press Hamlet. Woodcuts by Edward Gordon Craig. Folio, 1/2 orange stamped vellum, light edgewear; pamphlet on history of publication in rear pocket as called for; slipcase, worn. (IO). New York: Benjamin Blom, 1972

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(CURIOSA. CZECH.) Fleissig, V. Ex Libris Eroticis 1929.

Lot 35: (CURIOSA. CZECH.) Fleissig, V. Ex Libris Eroticis 1929.

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Description: (CURIOSA. CZECH.) Fleissig, V. Ex Libris Eroticis 1929. Title-page vignette in gold and 6 linocut erotic bookplates by Fleissig, each Signed in pencil, lower margins, various sizes, tipped to mounts. Publisher's wrappers with printed paper cover label in blue and gold. (IO). [Prague, 1930s]

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Lot 36: (CURIOSA.) Group of over 20 volumes, mostly reference works,

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Description: (CURIOSA.) Group of over 20 volumes, mostly reference works, but also includes French and some German literature. 8vo and 4to, various bindings and condition. (IO). Vp, vd

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(DESIGN. CZECH.) Sudek, Josef; et al. Ceskoslovenská Fotografie.

Lot 37: (DESIGN. CZECH.) Sudek, Josef; et al. Ceskoslovenská Fotografie.

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Description: (DESIGN. CZECH.) Sudek, Josef; et al. Ceskoslovenská Fotografie. Volumes 1-10 (of 13). Photographic plates and reproductions by Josef Sudek, Jaroslav Krupka, Jindrich Styrsky, Jan Srp, Fr. Dritikol, Alois Zych, Jaromir Funke, Karel Plicka, Jaroslav Seifert, and others. Early volumes designed by Karel Teige. 4to, publisher's printed cloth or boards, light edgewear, unevenly toned, Volumes 1 and 2 with stains and foxing; 2 volumes in original board slipcases, worn. (IO). Prague, 1931-40

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(DESIGN.) Gruber, Jacques. Le Vitrail a l'Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs Paris 1925.

Lot 38: (DESIGN.) Gruber, Jacques. Le Vitrail a l'Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs Paris 1925.

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Description: (DESIGN.) Gruber, Jacques. Le Vitrail a l'Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs Paris 1925. 42 plates of modernist stained glass window designs, 11 colored in pochoir, by Gruber, Barillet, Crevel, Fargue, and many others. Folio, contents loose as issued in publisher's pictorial board portfolio with cloth ties, extremities moderately worn; plate margins variously toned, a few with mild creases. Paris: Moreau, 1926

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(DUTCH ART NOUVEAU.) Leck, B. van der; and Klaarhamer, P.J.C. Het Hooglied van Salomo.

Lot 39: (DUTCH ART NOUVEAU.) Leck, B. van der; and Klaarhamer, P.J.C. Het Hooglied van Salomo.

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Description: (DUTCH ART NOUVEAU.) Leck, B. van der; and Klaarhamer, P.J.C. Het Hooglied van Salomo. Printed in olive and sepia. Sepia-tinted lithographed plates, vignettes, and decorations. Folio, publisher's linen decoratively stamped in black, spine chipped, edges fraying, a few dampstains along outer edge; endpapers toned; bookplate. number 47 signed by the artists/span from an edition of 250, but this copy lacking the loose colophon sheet. (IO). Amsterdam: W. Versluys, 1905

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(DUTCH ART NOUVEAU.) Vondel, J. van den. Gysbreght van Aemstel. D'ondergang van syn stad en syn ballingschap. Treurspel.

Lot 40: (DUTCH ART NOUVEAU.) Vondel, J. van den. Gysbreght van Aemstel. D'ondergang van syn stad en syn ballingschap. Treurspel.

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Description: (DUTCH ART NOUVEAU.) Vondel, J. van den. Gysbreght van Aemstel. D'ondergang van syn stad en syn ballingschap. Treurspel. 2 volumes. Printed in colors. Chromolithographed decorations by A.J. Derkinderen, plates and stage-decorations H.P. Berlage, musical scores B. Zweers and A.J.M. Diepenbrock. Folio, publisher's linen pictorially stamped in brown, scattered soiling and edgewear, a touch of dampsoiling to lower front corner of Volume 1; contents lightly shaken from occasional loose binding threads, scattered usual foxing. (IO). Haarlem: Erven F. Bohn, 1893

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(DUTCH DESIGN.) Cohen, Fré (Sophia Frederika). Original packaging design for Inventum-Bilthoven.

Lot 41: (DUTCH DESIGN.) Cohen, Fré (Sophia Frederika). Original packaging design for Inventum-Bilthoven.

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Description: (DUTCH DESIGN.) Cohen, Fré (Sophia Frederika). Original packaging design for Inventum-Bilthoven. Created for a type of heating or lighting device, marked on box as model number 1007, 220 volts, from Catalogue number 66. 190x220x225 mm, board, printed in blue, black, gold, and red, marked "FRÉCOHEN" on side panel, and "N.V. Inventum-Bildhoven" on two sides, original stamped panels, aged, with dampstains, toning, and edgewear, plain bottom portion more visibly worn, some attempts at color restoration, primarily along edges. (IO). [Netherlands, circa 1935]

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Lot 42: (DUTCH TYPE SPECIMENS.) Group of over 12 volumes.

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Description: (DUTCH TYPE SPECIMENS.) Group of over 12 volumes. Illustrated. Various sizes and bindings. (IO). Vp, vd

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(GEISMAR, OTTO.) Seder Hagadah shel Pesach.

Lot 43: (GEISMAR, OTTO.) Seder Hagadah shel Pesach.

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Description: (GEISMAR, OTTO.) Seder Hagadah shel Pesach. Hebrew text with German translation. Illustrations and decorative borders throughout by Geismar. 8vo, loose as issued in contemporary cloth-backed boards, defective; endpapers a bit damp but contents only slightly toned; contemporary inked owner's inscription. Second Edition. Yerushalmi 147-150. (IO). Leipzig, 1928

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GLADKY, SERGE. Nouvelles Compositions Décoratives 1re Série.

Lot 44: GLADKY, SERGE. Nouvelles Compositions Décoratives 1re Série.

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Description: GLADKY, SERGE. Nouvelles Compositions Décoratives 1re Série. 47 (of 48) brightly colored pochoir plates by Gladky. Folio, plates and introductory text by Georges Rémon loose as issued in publisher's pictorial boards, soiled, lacking cloth ties; plate margins with scattered toning, creasing, and finger soiling; lacks plate 35. Paris: Moreau, (1928)

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Lot 45: GOODHUE, BERTRAM GROSVENOR. Book Decorations. 1931

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Description: GOODHUE, BERTRAM GROSVENOR. Book Decorations. Profusion of reproductions of borders, decorated initials, and bookplates designed by Goodhue. 4to, original boards, spine slightly darkened, minor soiling on covers. See also lot 129. New York: Grolier Club, 1931

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Lot 46: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Print: A Quarterly Journal of the Graphic Arts.

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Description: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Print: A Quarterly Journal of the Graphic Arts. Volumes 1-7. Together, 28 numbers in 27. Large 8vo, original wrappers; custom cloth chemises and slipcases. Ex-collection Julia Parker Wightman, known binder and collector of miniature books, with her bookplate on chemise of first Volume. (IO). New Haven, 1940-52

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(GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Rosenthal, George S. and Frank Zachary; editors. Portfolio: The Annual of Graphic Arts. Volumes 1-3

Lot 47: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Rosenthal, George S. and Frank Zachary; editors. Portfolio: The Annual of Graphic Arts. Volumes 1-3

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Description: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Rosenthal, George S. and Frank Zachary; editors. Portfolio: The Annual of Graphic Arts. Volumes 1-3 [complete]. Design and layout by Alexey Brodovitch. Includes profiles of artists and reproductions of original paper and design specimens as well as artwork by Ben Shahn, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Jackson Pollock, and Charles Eames, and various articles about design, calligraphy, printing, and photography, including stereoscopy (with 3-D glasses included). Small folios, stiff pictorial wrappers, variously worn, contents becoming loose from bindings. sold as is./span (IO). Cincinnati: Zebra Press, 1950-51

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Lot 48: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) VanderLans, Rudy; editor. Emigré.

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Description: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) VanderLans, Rudy; editor. Emigré. Volumes 7, 21-24; together, 5 volumes. Innovative design and typography with contributions by Zuzana Licko, Nick Bell, Robert Nakata, Allen Hori, Ray Gun, and others. Tall, thin folio, original printed, stapled wrappers. (IO). Berkeley, 1987; 1992

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(GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Vogel, Lucien; editor. VU. L'Illustré Français. Journal de la semaine.

Lot 49: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Vogel, Lucien; editor. VU. L'Illustré Français. Journal de la semaine.

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Description: (GRAPHIC DESIGN JOURNALS.) Vogel, Lucien; editor. VU. L'Illustré Français. Journal de la semaine. Group of over 70 issues spanning 1934-37. Photographic plates by André Kertész, Brassaî, Germaine Krull, Robert Capa, Gerda Taro, Marcel Ichac, and many others. Thin folio, original pictorial wrappers, variously edgeworn, some disbound, most in very good condition. (IO). Paris, 1924-37

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Lot 50: (GRAPHIC DESIGN.) Renner, Paul. Mechanisierte grafik: Schrift, Typo, Foto, Film, Farbe.

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Description: (GRAPHIC DESIGN.) Renner, Paul. Mechanisierte grafik: Schrift, Typo, Foto, Film, Farbe. 40 black-and-white plates. 8vo, orange cloth stamped in dark brown, spine slightly faded; ownership signature of Ludwig Steinfeld with a Typed Letter Signed by him from the pro-Nazi Bauersche Gieserei dated 6 August 1941 laid in. (IO). Berlin, 1931

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