KEYES, RS: Brochure: Ehon: The Artist and the Book in Japan (Exhibition NYPL: October 20, 2006-February 4, 2007)

Cover. Brochure: Ehon: The Artist and the Book in Japan (Exhibition NYPL: October 20, 2006-February 4, 2007)Keyes, Roger S. Brochure: Ehon: The Artist and the Book in Japan (Exhibition NYPL: October 20, 2006-February 4, 2007). New York Public Library, 2007. Unmarked. Scrap on cover and soft fold down the middle. Acceptable. Brochure. (#30989) $15.00

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This item is a gallery brochure for an exhibition of Ehon, the 1,200-year-old Japanese tradition of “picture books” from 764 to the present. Essay by Roger S. Keyes. Spiral-fold; 14 pages; 10 color illustrations; 5 x 12 inches. Bibliography.

Inside. Brochure: Ehon: The Artist and the Book in Japan (Exhibition NYPL: October 20, 2006-February 4, 2007)

HELFAND, WH: Health for Sale: Posters from the William H. Helfand Collection

Helfand, William H.; Shoemaker, Innis Howe. Health for Sale: Posters from the William H. Helfand Collection. Yale University Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780300171174. Factory sealed. Like New. Paperback. (#30977) $16.00

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Color illustrations. 60p. Measures 8.25×11 inches.

Presents some 50 of the nearly 200 posters in the renowned Helfand Collection, and includes the work of prominent artists such as Jules Chéret and Leonetto Cappiello.

CHAMBERS, N.: Endeavouring Banks: Exploring Collections from the Endeavour Voyage 1768-1771

Chambers, Neil. Endeavouring Banks: Exploring Collections from the Endeavour Voyage 1768-1771. University of Washington Press, 2016. ISBN: 9780295998114. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30969) $26.00

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Beautifully illustrated in color. 303p. Measures 9.25×11.25 inches.

When English naturalist Joseph Banks (1743–1820) accompanied Captain James Cook (1728–1779) on his historic mission into the Pacific, the Endeavour voyage of 1768–1771, he took with him a team of collectors and illustrators. This books examines the voyage, its personnel, and many “new” discoveries.