WITH 85 LOVELY FULL-PAGE ENGRAVED HAND-COLORED VIEWS BY BARTLETT
(TURKEY) (BARTLETT, William Henry, illustrator) PARDOE, Julia. The Beauties of the Bosphorus. London, circa 1854.
Early edition, with frontispiece portrait, engraved title page, map, and 85 steel-engraved plates of Turkish views and landmarks after drawings by William Henry Bartlett—all except the map splendidly and vividly hand-colored—handsomely bound. $6000.
“SHE MAKES ME LAUGH AND SHE BREAKS MY HEART”
PLACHY, Sylvia. Sylvia Plachy"s Unguided Tour. (New York, 1990).
First edition of this representative selection of Plachy’s work, published in conjunction with a major exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, with 117 full-page duotones. Accompanied by an original musical composition written and performed by Tom Waits. $950.
“THE DEEP VOICE OF SOUNDER, THE GREAT COON DOG”
ARMSTRONG, William H. Sounder. New York, 1969.
Library edition, inscribed by the author on the title page, “My very best to you, William H. Armstrong.” $900.