Category Archives: Books – Art

Book: The International Museum of Erotic Art, 1973

From the front cover: “Directly from Sweden and Denmark. Choice selections from the famous Kronhausen Collection of erotic art, depicting every aspect of human sexuality – erotic paintings, sculpture and sex objects from all over the world.” Price:  $5.00.  Plus … Continue reading

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We Now Have at Least 14,000 Books in Our Inventory…

… and the shop is kind of a wreck.  (These photos don’t show the seriously high stacks of boxes and boxes and boxes of books to be unpacked.) In the past week, I’ve added a good 4,000-5,000 books to the … Continue reading

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Avant Garde – Picasso’s Erotic Gravures, 1969

From the cover: “This special issue of Avant-Garde is devoted entirely to one subject, a series of erotic gravures or engravings by Pablo Picasso, the pre-eminent artist of our time. They are intended to stand, as Picasso himself has said, … Continue reading

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How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way, Lee & Buscema

How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way, by Stan Lee and John Buscema, 1978 Condition:  Very good.  The dust jacket has some rips and tears, and there’s some darkening on the inside of the back cover, but otherwise it’s in … Continue reading

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Book: A Treasury of American Prints, 1st Edition

   A Treasury of American Prints, edited by Thomas Craven.  1st edition.  1939. Subject/Topic:  “A selection of One Hundred Etchings and Lithographs by the Foremost Living American Artists”. It’s a spiral bound hard cover with all pages fully intact.  Each piece … Continue reading

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Book: Roman Art, by George M A Hanfmann

  Roman Art, by George M A Hanfmann Subject/Topic:  In addition to its coverage of the major works of architecture and statuary, the book deals with such aspects of Roman art as urbanism, sepulchral arts, and portraiture. Format:   Trade paperback. # … Continue reading

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Vintage Book (poetry): Reflections on Maine, by Allen Harvie – 1971 first edition

  Reflections on Maine written by Allen Harvie; illustrated by James Booker.  Poetry and drawings. Subject/Topic:  Poetry & drawings on Maine Format:   Thin spiral bound oversized paperback. Published:  1971 Special Attributes:  Printed by Creative Graphics of Lewiston, Maine. Condition:  Excellent. … Continue reading

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