First Edition Books (880 results)

Rare 1st Edition Signed Paolo Soleri "Arcology" Bo...
Rare signed first edition, Paolo Soleri "Arcology" book.
David Hockney, Cameraworks, 1st Edition 1984

By David Hockney
David Hockney, Cameraworks, 1st Edition 1984
David Hockney
First edition, published by Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. Cameraworks is a spectacular assemblage of David Hockney's photographic works. From the lively and intimate photo collages of friends...
Candleholders in America by Joseph T. Butler 1650-1900, 1st Edition
Candleholders in America by Joseph T. Butler 1650-...
Joseph T. Butler
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Candleholders in America, 1650-1900 by Joseph T. Butler. NY: Bonanza Books, 1967. First edition thus hardcover with dust jacket. 178 pp. 136 full-page photos of candlesticks, candelabra...
Tenting on the Plains by Elizabeth Custer, 1st Edition, 1887
Tenting on the Plains by Elizabeth Custer, 1st Edi...
(Custer, George A.) CUSTER, Elizabeth B. Tenting on the Plains or General Custer in Kansas and Texas. New York: Charles L. Webster, 1887. Octavo, original pictorial brown cloth, pattern...
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, Signed 1st Edition, 1953
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, Signed 1st Edition...
Bradbury, Ray. Fahrenheit 451. New York: Ballantine, (1953). First edition, first printing with the words "Copyright, 1953 by Ray Bradbury" printed on the copyright page with NO indicat...
North to the Orient, 1st Edition, Signed by Charle...
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow. North to the Orient. New York: Harcourt Brace, (1935). Octavo, first edition, original blue cloth, original dust jacket and housed in a custom leather and cloth ...
ART IN TRANSIT: Subway Drawings by Keith Haring, 1...
Keith Haring
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ART IN TRANSIT: Subway drawings by Keith Haring, 1st Edition, Signed, 1984. Shot by Tseng Kwong Chi. Signed on arrest photograph by Keith Haring 1984. Harmony Books, New York, 1984. Pap...
Jean-Michel Basquiat Show - very scarce 1st edition

By Jean-Michel Basquiat
Jean-Michel Basquiat Show - very scarce 1st editio...
Jean-Michel Basquiat
First edition, published by Skira, 2006. Originally published for an exhibition at Fondazione La Triennale di Milano in 2006, this is one of the best and most comprehensive books avail...
Studies in Art, Architecture and Design, 2 Volumes, 1st Edition
Studies in Art, Architecture and Design, 2 Volumes...
Nikolaus Pevsner
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‘Studies in Art, Architecture and Design’, volume 1 from mannerism to romanticism, Volume 2 Victorian and after by Nickolaus Pevsner. New York: Walker and Company. First edition hardcov...
Classical Furniture by David Linley, 1st Edition

By David Linley
Classical Furniture by David Linley, 1st Edition
David Linley
Paper
Classical Furniture by David Linley. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1993. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 192 pp. A book on classical furniture by the 2nd Earl o...
House in the Country by Mary Gilliatt, 1st Edition

By Mary Gilliatt
House in the Country by Mary Gilliatt, 1st Edition...
Mary Gilliatt
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A House in the Country, The Second Home from Cottages to Castles by Mary Gilliat. London: Hutchinson & Co. Publishers LTD. First edition hardcover with dust jacket, 1973. 160 pp. A revi...
Furniture in The Frick Collection by Theodore Dell...
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Furniture in The Frick Collection, French 18th and 19th century Furniture (pt. 2) and gilt bronzes by Theodore Dell Vol. VI. New York: The Frick Collection, 1992. First edition hardcove...
Piranesi, The Complete Etching by Giovanni Battista, 1st Edition
Piranesi, The Complete Etching by Giovanni Battist...
Giovanni Battista
Paper
Piranesi, The complete etching by Giovanni Battista. Köln: Taschen, 2000. First edition paper back. 799 pp. A portfolio of the complete etching of Giovanni Battista Piranesi. Piranesi w...
Diary Peter Beard 1st edition 1993

By Peter Beard (Photographer)
Diary Peter Beard 1st edition 1993
Peter Beard (Photographer)
First edition, hardcover, published by Libro Port Publishing, Japan, 1993. “From a Dead Man’s Wallet: Confessions of a Bookmaker.” A striking and surreal record of Peter Beard’s ...
Disappearing City by Frank Lloyd Wright, Signed 1s...
Wright, Frank Lloyd. The Disappearing City. New York: William Farquhar Payson, 1932. Slim quarto, quarter leather with decorative gilt spine and signature green cloth. Housed in a custo...
Sargent Paintings Out-of-doors 1st Edition

By John Esten
Sargent Paintings Out-of-doors 1st Edition
John Esten
Paper
Sargent paintings out-of-doors by John Esten. New York: Universe Publishing, 2000. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 79 pp. A portfolio of work done by John Singer Sargent durin...
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens, 1st Edition, 1839
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens, 1st Edition,...
Dickens, Charles. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby. London: Chapman and Hall, 1839. Bound in period in leather and housed in a custom cloth slipcase with a portrait of the a...
Listen! The Wind, 1st Edition, Signed by Charles &...
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow. Listen! The Wind. With Foreword and Map Drawings by Charles A. Lindbergh. New York: Harcourt, Brace, (1938). Octavo, original red cloth, cartographic endpapers, ...
Drawings of Jean Dubuffet 1st Edition, 1960

By Jean Dubuffet, Daniel Cordier
Drawings of Jean Dubuffet 1st Edition, 1960
Jean Dubuffet, Daniel Cordier
First edition, published by George Braziller, New York, 1960 Perhaps best known for founding the ‘Art Brut’ movement, Dubuffet prolifically produced paintings, sculptures and drawing...
London Tony Armstrong Jones (Lord Snowdon) 1st edition 1958

By Antony Armstrong-Jones (Lord Snowdon)
London Tony Armstrong Jones (Lord Snowdon) 1st edi...
Antony Armstrong-Jones (Lord Snowdon)
Scarce first edition, published by Tony Armstrong Jones, (Lord Snowdon) 1958. 'London' is Tony Armstrong Jones (Lord Snowdon) first ever photography book A remarkable archive of imag...
DAVID HICKS Set of 1st Edition Garden & Flower Arranging Books
DAVID HICKS Set of 1st Edition Garden & Flower Arr...
David Hicks
A set of three first edition books by David Hicks, the legendary designer. This set of out-of-print books focuses on garden design and flower arranging. ncludes the following titles: ...
Salvador Dali, a Study of His Art-in-jewels, 1st E...
This beautiful book showcases the jewels with tipped in photograph plates that Dali created in collaboration with the great jewellers. The designs follow many of the themes and motifs h...
Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate, 1st Edition of Enoch Arden, Etc, 1864, Leather

By Alfred Tennyson
Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate, 1st Edition of Eno...
Alfred Tennyson
Leather, Paper
This first edition of Alfred Tennyson's (1809-1892) famous narrative poem was published in London by Edward Moxon and Co, of Dover Street. in 1864. It was printed by Bradley and Evans, ...
18th 1st Edition of "New Art of Cooking" in Spanish by Juan Altamiras
18th 1st Edition of "New Art of Cooking" in Spanis...
Animal Skin, Paper
18th First Edition of "New Art of Cooking" in Spanish with skin flap. Traditional recipes of Spanish gastronomy
"Fabergé, A Catalogue of the Lillian Thomas Pratt ...
Parker Lesley
Paper
Fabergé, A Collection of the Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Russian Imperial Jewels. Richmond: Virginia Museum, 1976. 1st edition thus hardcover with dust jacket. 160 pp. A book on ...
Marc Chagall, The Ballet, Tudor, First Edition 1969 with Original Lithograph

By Marc Chagall, Mourlot, Tudor Publishing Company
Marc Chagall, The Ballet, Tudor, First Edition 196...
Marc Chagall, Mourlot, Tudor Publishing Company
Marc Chagall - Images for the Ballet - 1st edition - Tudor Publishing Company. NY 1969 - printed in France - this book was completed in 1969 - color plates printed by Mourlot Freres - ...
Life of Stephen F. Austin by Barker, Signed 1st Ed...
Almost a hundred years after the death of Stephen F. Austin this first full-length biography was published. And for almost a quarter of a century—dividing his time between editing, teac...
Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain, Rare 1st E...
Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford, Connecticut: The American Publishing Company, 1876. Octavo, original gilt and black-stamped blue cloth. Presented in a custom leathe...
Second World War by Winston Churchill, Signed 1st ...
Churchill, Winston S. The Second World War: The Gathering Storm; Their Finest Hour; The Grand Alliance; The Hinge of Fate; Closing the Ring (signed); Triumph and Tragedy. London: Cassel...
1st Edition "The End" Montauk, N.Y. by Michael Dweck

1st Edition "The End" Montauk, N.Y. by Michael Dwe...
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Book of pictorial history and flavor of Montauk, N.Y. 200 pages, 201 duotone plates, 15 color plates and two gatefolds cloth bound with dust jacket. 1st edition of 5000 sold out; 2nd ed...
Set of Five David Hicks 1st Edition Books
Set of Five David Hicks 1st Edition Books
This is a good set of five 1st editions of David Hicks books on interior design and decoration. They are a combination of the English and American 1st editions. 1. David Hicks on decor...
In Her Own Image by Daniele Knafo, Signed 1st Edition

By Daniele Knafo
In Her Own Image by Daniele Knafo, Signed 1st Edit...
Daniele Knafo
Paper
In her own image by Daniele Knafo. Cranbury: Rosemont Publishing and Printing Co., 2009. Signed and inscribed 1st edition hardcover with dust jacket. 201 pp. An examination of the lives...
Rare "Bulgari" Book, 1996, 1st Edition
Rare "Bulgari" Book, 1996, 1st Edition
Rare "Bulgari" book, 1996, 1st edition.
"Roy Lichtenstein - John Coplans 1st edition 1973

By Roy Lichtenstein
"Roy Lichtenstein - John Coplans 1st edition 1973...
Roy Lichtenstein
First UK edition, published by Allen Lane The Penguin Press, 1973. An incredible cover for a brilliant book. Part of the Documentary Monographs in Modern Art series, this book includ...
Rare Madonna "Sex" Book, 1992, 1st Edition
Rare Madonna "Sex" Book, 1992, 1st Edition
Rare Madonna "Sex" Book, 1992, 1st Edition.
"X-Ray" Photography Book, Francois Nars, 1999, 1st...
"X-Ray" Photography Book, Francois Nars, 1999, 1st Edition
Rare "Hotel Lachapelle: Photographs" Book, David L...
Rare "Hotel Lachapelle: Photographs" book, David Lachepelle, 1st edition, 1999.
Ince & Mayhew - Original 1st edition furniture pattern book.
Ince & Mayhew - Original 1st edition furniture pat...
A very rare complete copy of Ince & Meyhew's 18th century furniture pattern book which they published in competition with the Chippedale Director. "Consisting of above 300 designs in th...
"Pucci - A Renaissance in Fashion" 1st Edition
"Pucci - A Renaissance in Fashion" 1st Edition
"Pucci - A Renaissance in Fashion" by Shirley Kennedy, 1st edition, printed in Japan in 1991. All excellent near perfect condition. Cloth cover. First white page is written on in black...
"Le Mobilier Francais Du xix Siecle" Book Limited/...
Giacomo Wannenes
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Le Mobilier Francais du xix Siecle by Giacomo Wannenes. Bocca Editori, Milano, 1998. 1st limited Edition (439/1200) hardcover with dust jacket and slipcase. 18th Century French Furnitur...
Architecture of Georgia by Frederick Nichols Signed 1st Edition Book
Architecture of Georgia by Frederick Nichols Signe...
Frederick D. Nichols
Paper
The Architecture of Georgia by Frederick Nichols signed 1st Edition. The Beehive Press, Savannah, 1976, hardcover. "This is the first complete survey of Georgia architecture between the...
Dada, Art and Anti-Art by Hans Richter, 1st Edition

By Hans Richter
Dada, Art and Anti-Art by Hans Richter, 1st Editio...
Hans Richter
Paper
Dada, Art and Anti-Art by Hans Richter. McGraw-Hill, 1965. Hardcover. 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket. 246 pp.; 179 plates and figures, 8 color and 171 b/w. An examination of how, whe...
"Machine Age in America: 1918-1941" by Richard Guy...
Richard Guy Wilson
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The Machine Age in America: 1918-1941 by Richard Guy Wilson. The Brooklyn Museum in association with Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1986. 1st edition hardcover with dust jacket. Published i...
Interior Design by John Pile, 1st Edition

By John Pile
Interior Design by John Pile, 1st Edition
John Pile
Paper
Interior design by John Pile. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1988. 1st Edition hardcover with dust jacket. A comprehensive, applications-oriented introduction to the ever evolving fie...
Masterpieces of English Furniture, The Gerstenfeld Collection, 1st Edition
Masterpieces of English Furniture, The Gerstenfeld...
Edward Lennox-Boyd
Paper
Masterpieces of English Furniture: The Gerstenfeld Collection by Edward Lennox-Boyd. Christies books, 1998 1st Edition thus hardcover with dust jacket. A unique collection of 18th centu...
Alex Katz by Irving Sandler 1st Edition

By Irving Sandler
Alex Katz by Irving Sandler 1st Edition
Irving Sandler
Paper
Alex Katz by Irving Sandler. Harry N. Abrams, NY, 1998. A presentation of 40 yrs of Katz's strongly figural works is the result of collaboration between the artist and author, the emine...
'Mallett's Great English Furniture' 1st Edition Book
'Mallett's Great English Furniture' 1st Edition Bo...
Lanto Synge
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Mallett's Great English Furniture by Lanto Synge. Boston.: Bulfinch Press Little, Brown & Co., 1991. Stated 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket. A history of English interiors from the 17...
History of Postmodern Architecture 1st Edition

By Heinrich Klotz
History of Postmodern Architecture 1st Edition
Heinrich Klotz
Paper
The history of Postmodern Architecture by Heinrich Klotz. Cambridge MA; The MIT Press, 1988. This first standard work on the past 25 years in postmodern architecture documents the rich ...
Architecture of Silence, Cistercian Abbeys of France, 1st Edition

By Terryl N. Kinder, David Heald
Architecture of Silence, Cistercian Abbeys of Fran...
Terryl N. Kinder, David Heald
Paper
Architecture of Silence: Cistercian Abbeys of France by Terryl. N. Kinder. Harry N. Abrams, New York, 2000. 1st Edition hardcover with dust jacket. The early Cistercian abbeys of France...
Lost Chicago by  David Lowe, Book, 1st Edition

By David Lowe
Lost Chicago by David Lowe, Book, 1st Edition
David Lowe
Paper
Lost Chicago by David Lowe. Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1975. 1st edition hardcover with dust jacket. 'The City of Big Shoulders' has always been our most quintessentially American, and w...
Tale of Three Cities: Canton, Shanghai & Hong Kong...
David Howard
Paper
A tale of three cities: Canton, Shanghai & Hong Kong. Three centuries of Sino-British trade in the decorative arts by David S. Howard. Inscribed 1st edition. Sotheby’s, London, 1997. 27...
Frank Lloyd Wright, Designs for an American Landsc...
David Delong
Paper
Frank Lloyd Wright: Designs for an American Landscape, 1922-1932 by David Delong. Harry N Abrams Inc, Boston, U.S.A., 1996. 1st Edition hardcover with dust jacket. Five of Frank Lloyd W...
Hispanic Furniture, an American Collection from th...
Sali Barnett
Paper
Hispanic Furniture: An American Collection from the Southwest by Sali Barnett Katz. Architectural Book Publishing Co., Connecticut, 1986. A practical guide to Hispanic furniture. it exp...
Art of the Miniature Painter, 1st Edition

By George C. Williamson, Percy Buckman
Art of the Miniature Painter, 1st Edition
George C. Williamson, Percy Buckman
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The Art of The Miniature Painter by Dr. George C. Williamson and Percy Buckman. London: Chapman and Hall Ltd, 1926. 1st edition hardcover with dust jacket. 264 pp. A book on the art of ...
Gould Monograph of the Ramphastide 1st edition book in Modern Display Case
Gould Monograph of the Ramphastide 1st edition boo...
John Gould (1804-1881). One of the most prolific ornithological artists of the 19th century. This toucan series is arguably one of the best bird illustrations ever published.
Philippine Religious Imagery, Fernando Zobel De Ayala - 1st Edition - 1963

By Fernando Zóbel de Ayala y Montojo
Philippine Religious Imagery, Fernando Zobel De Ay...
Fernando Zóbel de Ayala y Montojo
Philippine Religious Imagery by Fernando Zobel De Ayala - a 1st edition - limited to 1500 copies of this hardcover book printed by offset lithography on the presses of Carmelo & Bauerma...
Louis XVI Furniture by F.J.B.Watson, First Edition

By F.J.B. Watson
Louis XVI Furniture by F.J.B.Watson, First Edition...
F.J.B. Watson
Paper
Louis XVI furniture by F.J.B.Watson. London: Alec Tiraniti, 1960. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 404 pp. In invaluable resource book on Louis XVI furniture with 242 black and...
James Bond - Ian Fleming. Complete Set of 14 First Edition Library Books
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James Bond - Ian Fleming. Complete Set of 14 First...
We are offering a complete set of all 14 of Ian Fleming's James Bond Books which were published by "First Edition Library" in slipcases. These are exact replicas of all 14 1st UK editio...
Selected Works of Russian Art 11th-Early 20th Century, First Edition
Selected Works of Russian Art 11th-Early 20th Cent...
Sokolova Natalia
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Selected works of Russian Art: Architecture Sculpture painting Graphic Art: 11th-early 20th century, Sokolova Natalia (editor). Aurora Art Publishers, Leningrad, 1976. This book contain...
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway, First...
This is the first edition of the classic Hemingway novel, For Whom the Bell Tolls. For Whom the Bell Tolls is an unembellished, blunt commentary on the nature of war and death. The book...