COBBE COLLECTION: A Description of Hatchlands Surrey

The Cobbe Collection Trust and The National Trust. A Description of Hatchlands Surrey. The Cobbe Collection Trust and The National Trust, 1998. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26072) $16.00

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Includes a tour of the House, a list of casts from the Antique sculpture, the Cobbe Collection and more. Well illustrated. 20p. Oblong.

The park initially belonged to the Chertsey Abbey and was mentioned in the Domesday Book. In 1544. After the dissolution of the monasteries, Henry VIII granted it to Sir Anthony Browne and his wife, Lady Elizabeth Fitzgerald (‘The Fair Geraldine’ of Henry Howard).

DOTEN, HR: Costume Drawing (Pitman drawing series)

Doten, Hazel R.; Boulard, Constance. Costume Drawing (Pitman drawing series). Pitman Publishing, 1956. Unmarked text. Includes some tanning inside front and back covers from a $1 coupon bound into the book. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26063) $12.00

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Illustrated throughout. Topics include tools and materials as well as costumes over the centuries.

BERTRAND, S: The Bayeux Tapestry

Bertrand, Simone. The Bayeux Tapestry. Editions Ouest-France, 1978. ISBN: 2858821224. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26058) $12.00

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Color illustrations. 32p. An embroidered cloth—not an actual tapestry that depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England concerning William, Duke of Normandy and Harold, Earl of Wessex, later King of England, and culminating in the Battle of Hastings. The tapestry consists of some fifty scenes.

QUIMBY, IMG: Perspectives on American Folk Art (A Winterthur book)

Perspectives on American Folk Art (A Winterthur book), book coverQuimby, Ian M. G.; Swank, Scott T. (editors). Perspectives on American Folk Art (A Winterthur book). Norton, 1980. ISBN: 0393012735. Unmarked. Dust jacket has rips and tears. Good in fair dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26043) $12.00

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B/W illustrations. Index. 375p. Outgrowth of a conference at the Winterhur Museum in 1977. Topics include trends in collecting, the Michigan Folk Art project, an anthropological perspective, and more. Contributors include Scott T. Swank, Beatrix T. Rumford, Marsha MacDowell and C. Kurt Dewhurst, Marion J. Nelson, George A. Kobler, Michael Owen Jones, and others.

Perspectives on American Folk Art (A Winterthur book), inside pages

THOMPSON, DB: Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora)

Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora), book coverThompson, Dorothy Burr. Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora). American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1959. Unmarked. Second printing. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26034) $16.00

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This booklet offers a selection of the sculptured figures of humans and animals that ave been found all over the Agora, ranging in date from the earliest occupation of Athens to the end of the Late Roman period. 79 illustrations.

Miniature Sculpture From the Athenian Agora (Excavations of the Athenian Agora), inside pages

DEWHURST, CK: Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women

Dewhurst, C. Kurt; MacDowell, Betty; MacDowell, Marsha. Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women. Dutton, Museum of American Folk Art, 1979. ISBN: 0525475036. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26031) $12.00

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Introduction by Joan Mondale. Illustrated in Black and White with a section of color plates. Biographies. Bibliography. Subject and artist indexes. 202p. Measures 6.25×9 inches.

BRUNNER, H: The Treasury in the Residenz Munich

The Treasury in the Residenz Munich, book coverBrunner, H. The Treasury in the Residenz Munich. Bayerische Verwaltung der Staatlichen Schlosser, Garten and Seen, 1975. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25997) $12.00

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62p plus 24 black and white plates. The former royal palace of the Bavarian monarchs of the House of Wittelsbach in the centre of the city of Munich, Germany. The first buildings at this site were erected in the year 1385. The Residenz is the largest city palace in Germany and is known for its architecture, room decorations, and displays from the former royal collections.