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1 Abernethy, Francis Edward Folk Art in Texas
Dallas, TX Southern Methodist University Press 1985 0870742108 / 9780870742101 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos 
204 pp, quarterbound w/brown cloth covered boards w/green cloth covered spine, dj brown-green-blu w/color illustrated front panel & color pictorial rear panel, spine brown w/wht lettering. This is the forty-fifth publication of the Texa Folklore Society and contains twenty-eight essays. The book contains examples of yard art, tail fins, grave decorations, murals, tattoos, cowboy hats, saddles, quilts, tatting, wood carvings, and other examples of folk art. dj rubbed to edges w/small tears on the corners of the dj. 
Price: 41.23 USD
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2 Abernethy, Francis Edward Sonovagun Stew : a Folklore Miscellany
Dallas, TX Southern Methodist University Press 1985 0870742116 / 9780870742118 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Illustrations 
171 pp, black cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj brown w/brown pictorial front panel. This is number XLVI from the publicaitons of The Texas Folklore Society and contains fifteen essays. It has "The Cowboys' Christmas Ball" the Historicity of a cowboy Ballad, Three Corridos of the Big Bend, Cowboy and Gaucho Songs: a comparison, The Old-Time Cowboy inside out and others. Some of the authors are: John Graves, Charles Townsend, Elton Miles, Connie Ricci, Lawrence Clayton, Al Lowman, Joe Graham, Ernest Speck, Thad Sitton and others. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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3 Adams, Clinton Fritz Scholder Lithographs
New York, NY New York Graphic Society 1975 0821206893 / 9780821206898 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Scholder, Fritz 
59 pp, dark yel cloth covered boards w/blu lettering on spine & blind stamped illustration on front cover, dj black spine w/red-wht lettering w/color illustrated front. Book contains twenty-five color and seventy-eight black & white illustrations, a detailed catalogue, chronomoly, and bibliography of Fritz Scholder's art. prev owner wrote on ffep, dj has 1" tear on top edge & small 1/2" tear on back cover top edge repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in mylar protector. 
Price: 20.83 USD
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4 Adams, Ramon F. and Britzman, Homer w/prologue by Cobb, Irvin Charles M. Russell the Cowboy Artist a Biography with Bibliographical Check List by Yost, Karl
Colorado Springs, CO Trail's End Publishing Co., Inc. 1948 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Russell, Charles M. 
xii, (6), 350 pp, dark maroon clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine and color endplates of Russell's "Where Great Herds Come To Drink," black-and-white dj w/color illustrated front panel and text on the rear panel w/black-and-white photos of Adams & Britzman and illustration of Russell. The biography contains 37 chapters tracing Russell's life from boyhood in St. Louis to Montana in 1880, his early years w/Jake Hoover- the trapper, his first job on the range, his life on the raw fronties, his stay with the Blood Indians in Canada, his days as a cowboy, his marriage, his struggles, his triumphs, his friends, his love of horses, his letters, his poetry, his sculpture, his travels and his exhibits. SIx-Guns #14 111 plates w/12 in color, 37 chapter pen-and-ink drawings by Russell, Herd #16. small tears and chips along top edge of the dj, dj price-clipped. 
Price: 79.48 USD
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5 Ames, Lee J. Animal Art
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1974 0385242271 / 9780385242271 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Ames, Lee J. 
unpaginated, red papercovered boards. Author compiled group of fifty assorted animals to draw, w/step- by-step instructions. dj small tear on front, dj in mylar protector. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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6 Ames, Lee J. Draw 50 Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals
Garden City, NY Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1977 1977 0385111347 / 9780385111348 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Ames, Lee J. 
unpaginated, blu boards w/silver lettering. Step-by-step insturctions for drawing different dinosaurs & other prehistoric animals. prev owner's name on FPD, slight wear on the corners. 
Price: 13.39 USD
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7 Anderson, Howard L. Amado Maurillo Peña, Jr.
Albuquerque, NM Robert Stephan Young Publishing Company 1981 0960706801 / 9780960706808 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Peña Jr., Amado Maurillo w/photos by Kilgore, Andrew Inscribed & SIGNED by Illustrator
217 pp, cream cloth covered boards w/stamped gilt lettering on the spine & front cover, glossy color illustrated dj of Peña's "Juntos" painting, Inscribed and SIGNED by the illustrator on the half title page. Collection of 74 plates that are reproductions of the works of art produced as offset prints, serigraphs, watercolor, pen and ink drawings, tiles, mixed media, etchings, lithographs, line etching and aquatint, and engravings. contains twelve photographs that pertain to the artist's life. 5000 cc's of the first edition were produced. dj rubbed along edges w/small tear on top front edge and front fore edge w/wrinkles along the top edge, some foxing to the spine of the book. 
Price: 80.75 USD
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8 Armstrong, Carole Women of the Bible: With Paintings from the Great Art Museums of the World
New York, NY Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 1998 0689817282 / 9780689817281 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Various Artists 
45 pp, glossy green-blu-brown-tan color illustrated boards & dj, greenish-blu illustrated endpapers. The book presents seventeen stories of legendary women of the Bible who have been celebrated for their courage and independence of spirit. Each woman's story is accompanied by a religious painting from a celebrated artist, including medieval and renaissance painters such as Cranach and Caravaggio. 
Price: 14.41 USD
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9 Aveni, Anthony F. Between the Lines: The Mystery of the Giant Ground Drawings of Ancient Nasca, Peru
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 2000 0292704968 / 9780292704961 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Maps 
xiv, 257 pp, black cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy black w/red-light yel-wht lettering w/whit illustration and gry-black pictorial on the front panel. The book researches the more than 1,000 animal, human and geometric figures that cover 400 square miles of barren pampa in southern Peru. The makers created lifelike images of monkeys, birds, and spiders with the giant drawings strectching across thousands of yards. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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10 Bantock, Nick Griffin & Sabine: An Extraordinary Correspondence 1st book in Trilogy
San Francisco, CA Chronicle Books 1991 0877017883 / 9780877017882 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Illustrated 
unpaginated. A multi-media novel, story is partly romance, partly mystery, & a work of art. each page contains new card or letter 
Price: 5.06 USD
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11 Barata, Frederico A Arte Oleira Dos Tapajo
Sao Paulo, Brasil Sao Paulo Museum 1951 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Illustrations 
pages 183 through 197, 16 plates w/66 items. Article about "The art potter of Tapajo", new series volume V. Dr. Frederico Barata had a private collection of Tapajo pottery. It contained caryatid dishes & winged bottles, also beautifully decorated bowls, fine figurines, & other anthropomorphic & zoomorphic representations. Prev owner wrote on the first page. 
Price: 80.75 USD
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12 Baskin, Leonard The Jonathan Swift : A Modest Proposal
New York, NY Grossman Publishers 1969 75-11496 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Baskin, Leonard 
unpaginated, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine & wht pastedown label on front cover w/green border w/black-orange lettering. Text in Leonard Baskins's calligraphic writing and w/sketches by Leonard Baskin. He talks about women being beggars and raising their children to be beggars. slight sunning to the spine, light stain on front cover by hinge, prev owner's bookplate on FPD. 
Price: 59.50 USD
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13 Beckendorf, Charles Images of Texas Quarterly : Spring 1982
Fredericksburg, TX Charles Beckendorf 1982 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Beckendorf, Charles 
unpaginated, light tan SC wraps w/pictorial front cover. Book uses the town of Fredericksburg & shows some of the buildings. The quarterly was published f/artist's customers & for new friends & customers to introduce them to his art. Quarterly has shows some of the artist's work w/prices for the prints. This quarterly has a page w/ customers comments. prev owner mark on front cover. 
Price: 12.75 USD
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Lubbock, TX: Texas Tech University Press, 1988 
HB. Good/No Jacket. Oblong 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. unpaginated, 33 drawings, cream buckram bds w/blk cloth spine, w/book mark, boards soiled. some soiling to the boards and fading to spine. Collection of 33 drawings done by Joe Belt from Missin' Two, Ramskull, Indian Girl, White Antelope, Tooter, Pueblo Stray, Restin', Medning Fence, Kiowa Apache, Drummer - a Study, a Young Crow Indian and others. 
Price: 20.19 USD
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15 Bennett, Edna Mae Turquoise and the Indian
Chicago, IL The Swallow Press Inc. 1970 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos & Maps 
152 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine, pink dj w/black lettering on spine & front,, w/color illustration on front. The author tells where turquoise is mined, where it was mined in earlier days,the methods of lapidary, the significance of the gem in the rituals & folk myths of the Indians. Book has black & white photos & maps and four- color reproductions of some turquoise settings. small stain on spine of dj, dj price-clipped w/some rubbing along the edges of the dj. 
Price: 24.65 USD
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16 Bjork, Christina Linnea in Monet's Garden
New York, NY R & S Books 1990 9129583144 / 9789129583144 4th Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Anderson, Lena 
52 pp, glossy green-wht-black-pink boards w/color wraparound illustration, dj green-wht-black-pink w/color wraparound illustration, color illustrated endpapers. an innovative art book for young people, contains photographs of many of Monet's famous paintings & old family snapshots of the Monets. Young girl visits Claude Monet's garden with her friend, a retired gardener. 
Price: 7.86 USD
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17 Bradley, Josephine In Pursuit of the Unicorn
Corte Madera, CA Pomegranate Artbooks 1981 0917556097 / 9780917556098 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket/Very Good Slipcase 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Illustrated 
unpaginated, red clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering & illustration on the front cover & spine, black slipcase w/gilt illustration of unicorn on one side. Color illustrations throughout the text. Unicorn lore contains maidens and monsters, nightmares and daydreams, tiny fragile creatures, and great charging warriors. The first unicorns appeared in written literature around 400 B.C. by Ctesia, a Greek hisotiran. Prior to Western sources there was apparently a similar beast in China as early as 2500 B.C. prev owner's bookplate on the ffep. 
Price: 33.96 USD
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18 Branch, Margaret Moses Introduction to Southwest Pueblo Pottery and Navajo Rugs
Albuquerque, NM Moses Branch Ltd. 1984 Soft Cover w/staples Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Kent, Dick 
36 pp, light maroon SC wraps w/grey lettering. The booklet introduces the beginning collector to Pueblo Pottery. There were three periods in the production of Pueblo pottery: the Prehistoric Period, Historic Period, and Modern Period. The booklet has list of artists from Santa Clara, San Idefonso, Hopi, Acoma, Zia, Jemez, Cochiti, and other Pueblos. 
Price: 12.33 USD
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19 Broder, Patricia Janis w/intro by McCracken, Dr. Harold Bronzes of the American West
New York, NY Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1974 0810901331 / 9780810901339 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Signed by Author
431 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj light tan w/black lettering on the spine & front w/illustrated front of the sculpture "Coming Through The Rye", SIGNED by the author on the half title page. The volume tells the whole story of Western Bronzes illustrated w/511 illustrations w/48 plates in color. Contains biographical & insights about the artists & their work. Author explores the recurring themes of Western bronze sculpture & the lives of their most famous interpreters. Book contains biographical dictionary that contains thumbnail sketches of every sculptor discussed as well as others. Has geographical index of large-scale outdoor monuments portraying Western themes. The index lists the major Western bronzes in public museums & collectirons throughout the United States. Book provides the pertinent data for these works - years of their modeling & castings, dimensions, foundries, expositions in which they appeared. Some of the artists are Henry Kirke Brown, John Quincy Adams Ward, Olin Levi Warner, Edwin W. Deming, Eli Harvey, Solon H. Borglum, Charles M. Russell, Frederic Remington, Adolph Weinman, Micahel Naranho, Mahonri MacIntosh Young and many others. This is a very HEAVY BOOK. 
Price: 335.75 USD
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20 Brody, J. J. Pueblo Indian Painting: Tradition in New Mexico, 1900-1930
Santa Fe, NM School of Amer Research Press 1997 0933452462 / 9780933452466 First Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Illustrations & Drawings 
225 pp, tan-red SC wraps w/color illustrated front & rear panels w/wht-black lettering on the spine. The author focused on the three hundred or so pictures by Pueblo Indian artist that were made in the Santa Fe area between about 1910 and 1930. It included a study of a collection of more than two hundred pictures owned by the School of American Research. 
Price: 14.24 USD
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