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    • CLASSIQUES AFRICAINS, 1982
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    • Bibliographic details: Small octavo in orange illus wrappers; 111 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.; bibliographical references. In French. Uncommon. "Cheikh Hamidou Kane is a Senegalese writer best known for his prize-winning novel L'Aventure Ambiguë, about the interactions of western and African cultures. Its hero is a Fulani boy who goes to study in France. There, he loses touch with his Islamic faith and his Senegalese roots. Cheikh Hamidou Kane was awarded the 2019 Grand Prix des mécènes.African Literature.—Wikipedia. || Africal Literature; Literary Criticism Read more

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    • CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU, 1979
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    • Bibliographic details: White folio in glossy paper color-title wraps; 580 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 30 cmIncludes bibliographical references and index. In French Catalog of an exhibition organized by the Ministry of Culture of the USSR and the Centre Georges Pompidou, and held at the Centre from May 31 to November 5, 1979. "Arts plastiques - arts appliqués et objets utilitaires - architecture urbanisme - agitprop - affiche - théatre ballet - littérature - musique - cinéma - photo créative." || Arts, French -- Russian influences -- Exhibitions. Arts, French -- 20th century -- Exhibitions. Arts, ... Read more

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    • UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE PRESS, 1992
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    • Bibliographic details: Quarto in yellow color illus wraps; xii, 198 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm Contents: Foreword by Thomas A. Singleton -- Preface 1998 -- Introduction -- Historical roots -- Gardeners and their gardens: Function -- Gardeners and their gardens: Pattern -- Gardeners and their gardens: Practices -- Expressions of values, ideals, and beliefs -- A search for identity in African-American gardens -- Change -- Questions for structured discussions -- Garden survey plans -- Frequency analyses of garden plants. || This book is the first extensive survey ... Read more

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    • BLACK WORLD FOUNDATION, 1992-1993
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    • Bibliographic details: Quarto in glossy wraps illus b&w (and red for issue 23:2) ; stapled, approx 75 to 100 pp per issue, newsprint; 7x10 Offered as a set of four issues. || Black Studies & scholarship. Read more

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    • TEN SPEED, 2000
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    • Bibliographic details: Large square ciart in dark baords and dark, color photo illus jacket; 160 pages : illustrations Striking full-page full-color portraits. "African Kings takes us into the inner circle of 70 of the tribes in the person of their king, accompanied by brief biographies and historical notes on the tribe and rituals and history associated with each ruler. — Publisher. Photography; Portraits, portraiture. || Tribes -- Africa. Kings and rulers. Thrones. Read more

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    • MUSEUM OF NEW MEXICO PRESS IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE ANNE AND JOHN MARION CENTER FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC ART, 2001
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    • Bibliographic details: Folio in sepia black & blue illus jacket now housed in mylar; 166 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm; bibliographical references (pages 165-166). Exquisite sepia photos. Contents: Person and Personality 13 -- Aesthetic Persuasion 37 -- Harmony of Reflected Light 69. || Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions. Photography, Artistic. Named Person: Dow, Arthur W. (Arthur Wesley), 1857-1922 -- Exhibitions. Dow, Arthur W. (Arthur Wesley), 1857-1922 Exhibition catalogs. Exhibition catalogs. Read more

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    • ART MEDIA RESOURCES ; SANTA FE, NM : TAI GALLERY, 1999
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    • Bibliographic details: Oblong large quarto in dark photo illus wrappers; 43 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 26 cm Contents: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo arts -- Lizuka Sh kansai -- Maeda Chikub sai II -- Hayakawa Sh kosai V -- Abe Motoshi -- Fujinuma Noboru -- Higashi Takesonosai -- Kajiwara K h -- Kajiwara Aya -- Katsushiro S h -- Monden Ky goku -- Tanioka Shigeo -- Watanabe Sh chikusai II -- Yako Hod -- Honma Kazuaki -- Minoura Chikuho -- Sh no Tokuz -- Suemura Sh bun -- Torii Ipp -- Yamaguchi Ry un -- Nagakura Kenichi. || Works by artists of the Japan Craft Arts Association, the Nitten World, a... Read more

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    • THE MUSEUM, 1986
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    • Bibliographic details: Oblong quarto in dark brown gilt-titles and illus. paper wraps; 111 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 x 26 cm. Includes bibliographical references (pages 73-75). Nicely done. Presumably the first work devoted to California Folk Art. || Naive art; Outsider Art. Folk art -- California -- Exhibitions. Primitivism in art -- California -- Exhibitions. Folk art. Primitivism in art. Read more

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    • ABBEVILLE PRESS, 1991
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    • Bibliographic details: Large squarish-obong quarto (small folio) in dark green brushed cloth boads and full-color photo illustrated DJ; 356 pages; lavishly illustrated (chiefly color), plans ; 26 cm. Lavishly illustrated with color photos.Includes bibliographical references (pages 344-346) and index. Very well realized. "Full-color, captioned photographs of magnificent gardens throughout the world accompany a history of garden and landscape design that includes an examination of individual plants and design features." — Publisher. || Contents: I. Looking for Eden -- The garden in the ancient world -- Gardens befo... Read more

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    • NEW AMSTERDAM, 1987
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    • Bibliographic details: Small quarto in illustrated pale yellow onramental dust jacket; 240 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 26 cm "A garden designer of international repute, John Brookes brings to life a reflected field of Muslim culture - the Muslim art of landscaping and gardening - of which the spirit of harmony with nature is the most obvious characteristic. Delving into many references and, as a gardener, Brookes visits many Muslim gardens all over the world (in Spain, India and regions of the former Persian and Ottoman empires) examining them with his expert eye and describing them with skill and t... Read more

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    • INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE ANTROPOLOGíA E HISTORIA : FONDO DE CULTURA ECONóMICA, 2017 (2011)
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    • Bibliographic details: Octavo in silver DJ, 415 pages, b&w illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 24 cm. In Spanish. Handsomely realized work on a fascinating and distinctly Mexican —especially Chilango— creature, myth and poetics. Includes DJ. Contents: I. Primera parte. Antiguo axolotario -- Xólotl, el dios que le tema a la muerte / Fray Bernardino de Sahagún -- Del axolotl o juego del agua / Francisco Hernández -- El axolotl, feo y ridículo / Francisco Javier Clavijero -- Ajolotl / José Antonio de Alzate -- II. Segunda Parte. Axolotología -- Investigaciones sobre el Axolotl / Georges Cuvier -- Me... Read more

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    • ARGENTINE ASSOCIATION OF ART CRITICS, 1978
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    • Bibliographic details: Black octavo, 31 pages, b&w illustrations ; 22 cm. Contents: Art criticism in Argentina / by Horacio Safons --Organizational aspects of art in Argentina / by Fermin Fèvre -- Theory of institutions / by Jorge Glusberg. Art criticism -- Argentina. Read more

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    • WRITERS AND READERS PUB. COOPERATIVE SOCIETY, 1982
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    • Bibliographic details: Octavo in pink DJ, white spine, 173, [2] pages, b&w illustrations ; 21 cm. Series: Writers and Readers documentary comic book. Food supply, Starvation, Agriculture and state. Read more

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    • MCGRAW-HILL, 1951
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    • Bibliographic details: Black octavo, gilt to spine, xiii, 770 pages, b&w illustrations ; 24 cm. Securities, Investments, Speculation, Economics. Read more

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    • ROBSON & ADEE, 1908
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    • Bibliographic details: Brown octavo, illustrated endpapers, gilt to spine, 284 pages, b&w illustrations, 24 cm. Signed by publisher. || Electrical Engineering. Read more

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    • MORGAN KAUFMANN, 1994
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    • Bibliographic details: Large octavo in white DJ, xxiv, 648, [203] pages, b&w illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm. "Hennessy's original research area was optimizing compilers. His research group at Stanford developed many of the techniques now in commercial use. In 1981, Hennessy started the MIPS project at Stanford with a handful of graduate students. After completing the project in 1984, he took a one-year sabbatical to co-found MIPS Computer Systems, which has since merged with Silicon Graphics. The RISC architecture developed at MIPS has been utilized by a number of companies including DEC, NEC, Siemens, Silico... Read more

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    • PRIV. PRINT. FOR SUBSCRIBERS ONLY BY CUMANN SEAN-EOLAIS NA H-EIREANN, 1918
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    • Bibliographic details: Large black octavo, deckled edges, gilt to spine, 3 blank leaves, 358 pages, 25 cm. 618/1250 copies. No DJ. English literature -- 19th century. || From personal library of Clement W. Baker, Civil War Sgt. Read more

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    • CORINTH BOOKS, 1974
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    • Bibliographic details: Small white octavo, 45 pages ; 20 cm. This edition out of print. || Beats, Religious poetry, American. Read more

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    • GATEWAY PRESS, 1982
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    • Bibliographic details: Green octavo, gilt to spine and front board, viii, 468 pages ; 24 cm. Uncommon. || William and Sarah Melendy (fl. 1701-1714) lived in Charlestown, Massachusetts. Descendants lived in New England, Ohio, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, California, and elsewhere. || United States, Geneology; Geneaology Read more

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    • VISUAL ARTS OFFICE FOR ABROAD, EINDHOVEN, LECTURIS, 1978
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    • Bibliographic details: Four grey large octavos, 2-stapled bindings, unpaginated, approx. 44 pages in each volume, b&w illustrations ; 25 cm. Uncommon. Series: Dutch Art + Architecture Today, 4 November '78. Arts, Dutch -- Netherlands -- 20th century. || Read more

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