Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. 236 pages. 28 x 20 cm. Illustrated in black and white with 168 photographic plates, as well as forty figures in the text. Index. KARPEL B90. "The text is elementary, but the photographic plates are important, especially those of New England and the South."
New York: Wiley and Putnam, ca 1853. First edition. leather_bound. Unpaginated, 26 leaves. 26 x 23 cm. An early chromolithograph work for the American market preceding Louis Prang by many years with Mapleson being a pioneer of chromolithography in America vying with Owen Jones in artistry and composition. BENNETT p.71...
NY: Watson-Guptill, 1975. First edition. Cloth. 224 pages. 31 x 24 cm. Forty-eight full-color plates and 175 black and white illustrations. Biographies of prominent illustrators. Bibliography. Index. For the first time, American poster artists and their work are brought together in a single lavishly illustrated monograph.
NY: Twin Editions, 1950. Marin, John. First edition. Hardcover. 9 pages in text. Folio, 32 x 25 cm. Twenty-four black and white drawings, eight watercolors and colored drawings. Limited edition, one of 300, this copy unnumbered, designed by Marin, printed in collotype on paper-Johannot. Clean, bright copy.
NY: American Artists Group, 1946. Inness, George. First edition. Hardcover. 87 pp. Forty-four black and white plates. Catalog. Chronology. Bibliography. FREITAG 4567. KARPEL I990. "McCausland's fine commentary relates to the mainstream of American painting and attempts a coherent statement of his aesthetic......" Backstrip chipped at extremities.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1947. Remington, Frederic. First edition. Hardcover. 205 pp. Forty-eight plates, thirty-two in color, and with a host of illustrations in the text. Introduction by James Chillman, Jr.With a bibliographical check list of Remington pictures and books. FREITAG 8062. Bookplate and owner label.
NY: McGraw-Hill, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. 232 pp. Foreword by R.W.G. Vail, Director, New York Historical Society. Nearly fifty color plates, with approximately 100 black and white plates and text illustrations. Index. KARPEL G21. "A survey of western art with a biographical checklist of Western artists,...."