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1. Antika.
Antika: The Turkish Journal of Collectable Art: April 1985 through April 1988, issues 1 through 36
Turkey, 1985-1986. Many illustrations. The first 12 issues -- April, 1986 through March, 1986 -- are bound with original covers in a single volume by the publisher. Text in Turkish and English. 35 issues all together. The issue of July/August 1987 was published as a single volume (number 28). Each volume 64 pages. 26.8 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8993.
Price: $250.00
2. Asia Magazine [L. D. Froelick, editor].
Asia Magazine Volume XXVI, Number 12, December, 1926
Concord, NH: Asia Magazine, 1926. Photos. Includes "Shah-in-Shah" by Vincent Sheean, "Holy Places of the Holy Land" by Elizabeth Titzel, "The Emperor of All Men -- II" by Harold Lamb, and other articles. Plus a beautiful color painting on the cover by Frank McIntosh and many wonderful old advertisements. Some creases and small closed edge tears in cover. 105 pages (numbered 1037-1141) pages. 30.4 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8871.
Price: $19.95
3. Auboyer, Jeannine.
The Art of Afghanistan
Paul Hamlyn, (1968). 73 pages text. 140 photos, some in color, by Dominique Darbois. Worn dj. Printed in Czechoslovakia. 73, 140 pages. 4to. Hardcover. Inventory #3534.
Price: $65.00
4. Bayramoglu, Fuat.
Firmans Enlumines et Portant l'Autographe Imperial
Louvain-Paris-Strasbourg: Turcica / Revue d'Etudes Turques, 1979. Offprint from Turcica Revue d'Etudes Turques, Tome XI, 1979. 7 color illustrations. Bibliography. Incription signed by the author. 23 pages (number 14-26) plus 7 color plates pages. 23.8 cm. Wrappers (Softcover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #7582.
Price: $10.95
5. Binark, Ismet [project director], et al.
Osmanli Fermanlari / Ottoman Fermans
Istanbul: Devlet Arsivleri Genel Mudurlugu, (1992). Color photos. Glossary. Bibliography. 207 pages. 31 cm. Wrappers (Softcover). Condition: Very Good/none. ISBN: 975-19-0585-0 Inventory #7349.
Price: $100.00
6. Chelkowski, Peter J., ed.
Studies in Art and Literature of the Near East in Honor of Richard Ettinghausen
New York: New York University Press, 1974. Illustrations. Dj has some edge wear. Contributions by numerous authors. Published jointly by the Middle East Center University of Utah and New York University Press. xviii, 289 pages. 8vo. Hardcover. Condition (Book/Dj): Very Good/Very Good. Inventory #5791.
Price: $25.00
7. Davidovitch, David.
The Ketuba: Jewish Marriage Contracts Through the Ages
Tel Aviv: E. Lewin-Epstein, (1979). Text in Hebrew and English. Illustrations. Color reproductions of Ketubbot tipped in. Dj. Slipcase. 116 pages. Folio. Hardcover. Inventory #3616.
Price: $50.00
8. Diringer, David.
The Illuminated Book: Its History and Production
New York: Philosophical Library, (1958). Illustrations, some in color. Index. Edgewear. Bookplate on front endpaperremoved. Numbers on spine. No other marks. Text is clean and binding is sturdy. 524 pages. 25.3 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8306.
Price: $63.00
9. Duerden, Dennis.
African Art
England: Hamlyn / Colour Library of Art, (1970). The Colour Library of Art. Second printing. Printed in Italy. Map. 51 color plates. Several black and white illustrations. 39 pages oftext, 51 pages of color plates pages. 27.3 cm. Hardcover. Condition: (Book/Dj): Very Good/Very Good. Inventory #9141.
Price: $4.95
10. Esin, Emel.
Turkish Miniature Painting
Rutland VT and Tokyo: Chareles E. Tuttle, (1960). Art Treasures of Asia series. 12 tipped in color plates. Bibliography. Stiff wrappers with dust jacket. Rear of dust jacket has small chips and tear. 34 pages. 29.5 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition (Book/Dj): Very Good/Good. Inventory #8568.
Price: $12.95
11. Ettinghausen, Richard [Skira].
Arab Painting [Skira]
Switzerland: Skira, 1962. Chipped dj. 81 tipped-in color reproductions. Map. Treasures of Asia series, planned and directed by Albert Skira. Two small stains on front flyleaf. 211 pages. 4to. Hardcover. Inventory #3373.
Price: $95.00
12. Frankfort, Henri.
The Art and Architecture of the Ancient Orient
Baltimore: Penguin, (1954). The Pelican History of Art. 192 plates, 117 line drawings, folding map. Worn dj. xxvi, 279 pages. 8vo. Hardcover. Inventory #2730.
Price: $14.95
13. Ghirshman, Roman.
Persian Art: The Parthian and Sassanian Dynasties 249 B.C. - A.D. 651
New York: Golden, (1962). Many illustrations, some in color. Maps. Translated by Stuart Gilbert & James Emmons. The Arts of Mankind series, edited by Andre Malraux & Georges Salles. 344 pages. 4to. Hardcover. Inventory #3171.
Price: $75.00
14. Godard, Andre.
The Art of Iran
New York: Praeger, (1965). Translated from the French by Michael Heron. Edited by Michael Rogers. Photos. Illustrations. Bibliog. Index. Light soil on yellow cloth cover. 358 pages. 8vo. Hardcover. Inventory #5596.
Price: $14.95
15. Grabar, Andre.
La Peinture Byzantine
Geneva: Skira, (1953). 105 tipped in color plates. Chipped dj. 201 pages. 4to. Hardcover. Inventory #4737.
Price: $40.00
16. Gray, Basil [Skira].
Persian Painting [Skira Treasures of Asia series]
Switzerland: Skira, 1961. Skira Treasures of Asia series. 80 tipped in color illustrations. Bibliography. Index. Worn dj. 192 pages. 4to. Hardcover. Inventory #3172.
Price: $100.00
17. Hamlin, A. D. F. Hamlin.
A History of Ornament, Ancient and Medieval
New York: The Century Co., 1916. Photos. Drawings and illustrations, some in color. Index. Corner bumped. xxiv, 406 pages. 21.6 cm. Hardcover. Inventory #7149.
Price: $15.00
18. Hover, Otto [Hoever].
Kultbauten des Islam
Leipzig: Wilhelm Goldmann, 1923. Photos. Pages damp-stained. 80 pages. 8vo. Wrappers. Inventory #291.
Price: $3.95
19. Joslyn Art Museum [Ruth H. Cloudman, curator].
A Rich Inheritance: Oriental Rugs of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries
Omaha: Joslyn Art Museum, 1974-1975. Photos, some in color. Folding map. Errata slip. Catalogue of an exhibitionheld November 17, 1974 - January 12, 1975. 75 pages. 28 cm. Wrappers (Softcover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8239.
Price: $17.95
20. Khatibi, Abdelkebir & Mohammed Sijelmassi.
The Splendour of Islamic Calligraphy
London: Thames and Hudson, (1976). 174 ilustrations, 54 in color. Translated from the French by James Hughes. Worn and chipped dj. 254 pages. 30.9 cm. Hardcover. Inventory #6710.
Price: $90.00
21. Khatibi, Abdelkebir and Mohammed Sijelmassi.
The Splendour of Islamic Calligraphy
New York: Rizzoli, (1977). 174 ilustrations, 54 in color. Bibliography. Translated from the French by James Hughes. Printed and bound in France. 254 pages. 30.9 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. ISBN: 0-8478-0066-0 Inventory #8537.
Price: $65.00
22. Leaf, William & Sally Purcell.
Heraldic Symbols: Islamic Insignia and Western Heraldry
London: Victoria and Albert Museum, (1986). Photos, some in color. Glossary. Dj. 126 pages. 8vo. Hardcover. Condition (Book/Dj): Very Good/Very Good. ISBN: 0-905209-92-3 Inventory #9059.
Price: $25.00
23. Lear, Edward [edited by Philip Sherrard].
The Corfu Years: A Chronicle Presented through his Letters and Journals
Athens: Denise Harvey, (1988). Edited and introduced by Philip Sherrard. Illustrations. Tipped in color plates. 247 pages. 28.8 cm. Hardcover. Condition (Book/Dj): Very Good/Very Good. ISBN: 0-907978-25-8 Inventory #8225.
Price: $75.00
24. Levey, Martin.
Mediaeval Arabic Bookmaking and its Relation to Early Chemistry and Pharmacology
Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society, 1962. Bibliography. Glossary. Index. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, new series-volume 52, part 4, 1962. 79 pages. 4to. Wrappers. Inventory #5945.
Price: $80.00
25. Levey, Michael.
The World of Ottoman Art
New York: Scribners, (1975). With 107 illustrations, 11 in colour. 2 maps. Index. Dust jacket. 152 pages. 8vo. Hardcover. Inventory #5931.
Price: $20.00
26. Lukens, Marie G.
Islamic Art
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Illustrations. Map. A guide to the Islamic art collection at the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art. 48 pages. 8vo. Wrappers. Inventory #4037.
Price: $15.00
27. Martin, Henry (ed).
L'Art Musulman (La Grammaire des Styles series)
Paris: Librairie d'Art R. Ducher, (1926). Ouvrage orne de 29 figures dans le texte et de 14 planches hors texte. Text in French. Wrappers worn and detachd. Small round private owner's stamp on first page and on inside of front wrapper. Small bookseller's sticker inside front wrapper. 64 pages. 21.5 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Good/none. Inventory #8855.
Price: $22.95
28. Nadir, Aysegul, editor.
Osmanli Padisah Fermanlari / Imperial Ottoman Fermans
Istanbul, (1986). Text in Turkish and English. Color illustrations. Glossary. Exhibition catalogue: Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, Ibrahim Pasha Palace, Istanbul 19 September 1986 - 18 January 1987. xii, 173 pages. 30.7 cm. Wrappers (Softcover). Condition: Very Good/none. ISBN: 09511680-1-0 Inventory #7350.
Price: $75.00
29. Nizami [commentary: Maurice S. Dimand; foreword: Ernst J. Grube; trans: A. V. Williams Jackson].
The Khamsa of Nizami: Engagement Calendar for 1969 [Metropolitan Museum of Art]
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969. Unused. Color and monochrome reproductions. Wear at top edge of rear cover. Pages unnumbered. 24 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8911.
Price: $8.95
30. Obican, Jovan and Lazar [Herbert Read, Sheila Waldman Gibbs].
Yugoslav Artists, Father and Son: Jovan and Lazar Obican
: Obican's Art, (1974). Introductions by Sir Herbert Read and Sheila Waldman Gibbs. Color illustrations. Photos. Very light foxing in margins of several pages. 32 pages. 28 cm. Wrappers. Condition: Very Good. Inventory #9145.
Price: $49.95
31. Oger, Bernard and Etienne Dumont.
Quatre Pages du Siyar-e Nabi / Vie du Prophete
Paris: 1984. This is an auction catalogue for a 16th century Turkish manuscript. Includes 4 color illustrations and others in monochrome. Descriptive text in French. 27 pages. 23.7 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8941.
Price: $12.95
32. Ogg, Oscar.
Lettering as Book Art
Brooklyn: George McKibbin and Son, (1949). Illustrations. 26 (unnumbered) pages. 23.2 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8371.
Price: $10.00
33. Oz, Tahsin.
Turkish Textiles and Velvets: XIV-XVI Centuries
Ankara: Turkish Press, Broadcasting and Tourist Department, 1950. 12 coloured plates and 24 black and white reproductions. Cover has some edgewear. "From - Sultan's Palace July - '55" written neatly in ink on front flyleaf. 120 pages. 33.8 cm. Hardcover. Inventory #7162.
Price: $60.00
34. Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.
Indian, Nepalese, Tibetan & Cambodian Art; Various Owners; Auction November 15, 1969
New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1969. Photos. Crease in upper corner of front cover. Ink marks in margin on pages 53 and 54. 55 pages. 25.8 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8962.
Price: $9.95
35. P Kultur Sanat Antika Dergisi.
P Kultur Sanat Antika Dergisi Kis 2001 Sayi 20
Istanbul, 2001. Filled with full page color photos of artifacts, mosaics, paintings, coins, and manuscripts. In Turkish. 228 pages. 30.8 cm. Wrappers (Softcover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8533.
Price: $30.00
36. Pope, Arthur Upham.
Masterpieces of Persian Art
New York: Dryden, (1945). Many illustrations, some in color. In worn slipcase. Bookplate partially removed from front endpaper. viii, 204 pages. 4to. Hardcover. Inventory #2729.
Price: $35.00
37. Pope, Arthur Upham.
Persian Architecture: The Triumph of Form and Color
New York: George Braziller, (1965). 404 illustrations, 33 in color. Index. Bibliography. Map. Worn dj. Corner of front flyleaf cut off. Some pencil underlining. Bottom of spine frayed. 288 pages. 27 cm. Hardcover. Inventory #6791.
Price: $25.00
38. Renard, John.
Islam and the Heroic Image: Themes in Literature and the Visual Arts
Columbia SC: University of South Carolina Press, (1993). Dj. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. xxi, 342 pages. 23.5 cm. Hardcover. ISBN: 0-87249-832-8 Inventory #6914.
Price: $25.00
39. Rice, David Talbot.
Islamic Art
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, (1965). Praeger World of Art series. 55 color plates and 193 monochrome plates. Maps. Bibliography. Index. Chipped dj. 286 pages. 21.5 cm. Hardcover. Condition (Book/Dj): VG/VG. Inventory #6704.
Price: $20.00
40. Safadi, Yasin Hamid.
Islamic Calligraphy
Boulder CO: Shambhala, 1979. Illustrations. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. 144 pages. 27.5 cm. Wrappers(Softcover). Condition: Very Good/none. ISBN: 0-87773-142-X Inventory #8317.
Price: $16.00
41. Safrani, Shehbaz H.
Turkish Romance: Art From the East and West
Memphis: Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1992. Illustrations, some in color. Catalogue of an exhibition held May 17 - August 30, 1992. 26 unnumbered pages. 24 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8974.
Price: $8.95
42. Salar Jung Museum.
Salar Jung Museum Souvenir
Hyderabad: Salar Jung Museum,. Preface by P. V. Subba Row dated 1951. Black and white photos of art work with 3 tipped in color plates. Some wear to Wrappers (Soft cover). 32 pages. 27.6 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Good/none. Inventory #8868.
Price: $9.95
43. Scientific Staff of the Topkapi Palace Museum / Yapi ve Kredi Bankasi.
Turk El Sanatlari / Turkish Handicrafts / Turkisches Kunsthandwerk / Arts Manuels Turcs
Istanbul: Yapi ve Kredi Bankasi, (1969). Color illustrations. Dj is torn and chipped. Lower corner bumped. Text and captions in Turkish, English, German, and French. 155 pages. 21 cm. Hardcover. Condition (Book/Dj): Very Good/Fair. Inventory #8439.
Price: $25.00
44. Spink.
Paper Parchment Steel & Stone: Calligraphy and the Arts of Islam from the 8th to the 19th Century
London: Spink, 1998. Color photos. Separate price sheet. Catalogue of an exhibition for sale Monday 27th April to Friday 15th May 1998. 20 unnumbered pages. 29.5 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8772.
Price: $20.00
45. Tanavoli, Parviz and John T. Wertime.
Locks from Iran: Pre-Islamic to Twentieth Century
. The Parviz Tanavoli Collection supplemented by examples from the Imam Reza Shrine Museum, Mashhad and the Ethnological Museum, Tehran. An exhibition circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1976-1978. Illustrations, some in color. Bibliography. Stiff wrappers worn at edges and along spine. "Purchase at USPS auction" stamped inside front wrapper. 151 pages. 25.3 cm. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8682.
Price: $75.00
46. Trever, C.
Nouveaux Plats Sasanides de l'Ermitage
Moscow-Leningrad: Academy des Sciences de l'URSS et Musee de l'Ermitage, 1937. 3 plates. Text in Russian and in French. 43 pages. 25.7. Wrappers (Soft cover). Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8666.
Price: $20.00
47. Valeev, Fuad Khasanovich and Guzel Fuadovna-Suleimanova.
Drevnee Iskusstvo Tatarstana
Kazan (Russia): Tatarskoe Knizhnoe Izdatelstvo, 2002. "Old Art of Tatarstan". Illustrations, some in color. Small round embossed stamp of private owner on title page. Text in Russian. 104 pages. 29.2 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. ISBN: 5-298-01158-6 Inventory #8963.
Price: $35.00
48. Wilkinson, Charles K.
Iranian Ceramics
New York: Asia House / Harry N. Abrams, (1963). Map. 99 plates, some in color. Glossary. Bibliography. Errata sheet. 145 pages. 25 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #8678.
Price: $20.00
49. Yazir, Mahmud Bedreddin.
Medeniyet Aleminde Yazi ve Islam Medeniyetinde Kalem Guzeli
Ankara:, 1972, 1974. Two volumes. Many illustrations of calligraphy, some in color. xvi, xv, 291 plus color plates. pages. 2 volumes. SIZE: 28 cm. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/none. Inventory #7357.
Price: $85.00