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Tokyo: Kodansha, (circa 1980). "Pictorial record of all about Japan's unique puppet theater ... (with pictures by) the one camera artist devoted to the theater for years long enough to know minds and emotions of these 'living' puppet individuals" (English insert). Includes over 700 plates with 19 in color. Also includes an 8 page laid-in English language introduction by Dr. Roy Andrew Miller. Bound in grey cloth boards with gilt title in Japanese to spine and black title (also in Japanese) to front cover. Clean and bright with many tipped-in photographs. Text in Japanese ONLY (with small English language insert). Laid in print of faces. Housed in a black paper covered box with illustration of a lady to front panel. Bottom panel of box is detached along one edge. Wear and rubbing to edges, corners, and panels of box. Size: Quarto. 263 pages.
San Francisco: Cameron and Company, (1980). Hardcover. Oblong 4to. Near fine in very good white illustrated dust jacket with gilt title to front panel and black title to spine. Minor rubbing and one small closed tear to rear panel of dust jacket. Interior is clean and bright and filled with full color photographic illustrations. 159 pages. ENGHIS/030712. Near Fine in Very Good DJ.
Toulouse: Jane Bourguignon Editeur, No date. Paperback. Large 8vo. Grey and white illustrated paper wrappers with white title to front wrapper and black title to white spine. Minor rubbing and edgewear to wrappers. Minor bumping to bottom right edge. Else is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. Preface in French but illustration description are in French and English. Unpaginated. FRETRA/042116. Very Good.
Baltimore: Middleton Press, Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Bookplate from Preakness '98 with the author's signature. The bookplate with signature was sponsored by PHH Vehicle Management Services. Fine in blue cloth boards with silver title to spine and front board. Filled with full color photographic illustrations of wildlife, landscapes, and outdoor activities. Near fine illustrated jacket with black spine panel and white title to spine. Minor creasing to rear panel of jacket, else fine. Quarto. Index, 224 pages. MD/081610. Fine / Near Fine.
Baltimore: Middleton Press, Inc, 1996. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Folio. Dark blue cloth covered baords with silver title to front and spine panels. Inscription to back of front free end page. Else is clean and bright with full color photographic illustrations on every page. Illustrated dust jacket with white title to front panel and to black spine panel. Index, 224 pages. MD/032012. Fine / Fine.
Camden, Maine: International Marine Publishing Company, (1970). Hardcover. 4to. Very good in very good white illustrated dust jacket with grey title to fronta and spine panels. Minor edgewear, rubbing and fading to dust jacket. Pristine interior with lovely photographic illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. MD/042315. Very Good / Very Good.
New York: Rizzoli, (1990). Hardcover. 4to. Red paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Light bumping to spine ends and corners. Previous owner's name to front free end page. Else is clean and bright with many full color photographic illustrations throughout. Illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Index, 224 pages. Interior design. INT/081312. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket.
Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers, 1985. Hardcover. Contains about 400 illustrations showing the diversity of the Hermitage's art collections and also the trials the Hermitage went through during the Siege of Leningrad. Fine in black cloth boards with red title to spine and front cover. In illustrated dust jacket with red title to black spine. Minor wear to edges of jacket, else fine. Clean and bright. ART/122016. Fine / Fine.
Baltimore: Bodine and Associates, Inc., (1969). Paperback. INSCRIBED BY WAESCHE AND SIGNED BY BODINE. Very good color pictorial paper wrappers with white title to front wrapper and to black spine. 7x5. Crease and price sticker to front wrapper. Slight wear to edges. Illustrations and maps throughout. Inscription to copyright page reads "For 'HAW,' with very best wishes. James F. Waesche" with Bodine's signature written below. Index, 96 pages. Baltimore. BAL/062415. Very Good.