Price: US$224.99 + shipping
Condition: Near Fine
Description: Large heavy nearly square quarto, black cloth titled in red. First English translation. Square, tight and unmarked with a trace of shelfwear and trace of soil to edges. The DJ in mylar is mildly edgeworn, lightly soiled. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall
Seller: curtis paul books, inc., Northridge, CA, U.S.A.
Price: US$500.00 + shipping
Description: 1973 1st English language edition (following the original 1972 German edition published out of Salzburg). The definitive monograph on Schiele and the catalogue raisonne of his paintings, watercolors and drawings. Tall, sqaure quarto, "282 plates, including 84 in color, and 612 text illustrations". A solid, VG+ copy in a bright, VG dustjacket, with light soiling and creasing to the panels. Internally very clean, with no writing or markings of any kind. The text translated into English by Alexander Lieven.
Seller: APPLEDORE BOOKS, ABAA, WACCABUC, NY, U.S.A.
Price: US$660.00 + shipping
Description: Black cloth with red painted letters and decoration on spine & front cover, tan & illus. dust jacket, in cardboard slipcase, 688 pp., 612 BW illus., 84 color plates, 144 BW plates; includes two additional plates on a folded sheet at back; weighs 11 lbs. Considers well the life and work of Austrian painter Egon Schiele (1890-1918). "The first major book to deal with Schiele's work as a whole. The illustrations have been selected with great care, intended to show the artist's most important works as well as to trace his artistic development. In addition to detailed analyses of his paintings, watercolours, and drawings, the book includes an illustrated catalogue raisonne of Schiele's paintings, a selection of his letters and other hitherto unpublished documentary material, and such special features as a guide to the subjects he depicted. A monumental volume, in excellent condition. VG++ (Cardboard slipcase shows age and tanning; it has protected the book from the same fate.)
Seller: Mullen Books, ABAA, Marietta, PA, U.S.A.