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Publishing and Book Design in Latvia 1919 - 1940: A Rediscovery.

By: Fraser, James, H.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Riga, Neputns, 2014


336pp. Profusely illustrated. NEW Sealed In original shrinkwrap. "Using over 700 color images of illustrated book covers and wrappers, this book presents a fascinating view of the remarkable, and as yet unheralded, creativity which characterized publishing and book design in Latvia between the World Wars. -- This visual exploration of a rapidly vanishing chapter in 20th century publishing history is given context by an overview of the historic book culture of interw... View more info

Puzinas

By: Whitaker, Frederic

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, Australijas Latvietis, 1975


Unpaginated. 28 colour plates Pages and prints on thick stock. Book in near fine condition... with a newspaper review in Latvian attached to inner front cover. Dj. almost as new. Original slipcase in very good+ condition. Cream cloth covers. An attractive copy. Introductions by Austra Puzinas and Frederic Whitaker. Includes a list of exhibits, awards, publications. Printed by Kodansha. Lithuanian exile painter Povilas Puzinas "--loved the sea. Fish and fishermen o... View more info

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Rieta

By: Pelecis, Valentins

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Tilta Apgads, 1963


233pp. Illustrated. 6 sketches by Kalmite. Dj. extremities show some light wear, previous ownesrs sig. on tp, else a very good, clean, tight copy.. Jana Kalmites zimejumi sangvina. Starp visu citu, Dzejnieks apdzejo savu cinu ar sevi, Dievu un muzibu, ka ari apjusmo visu parejoso, skaisto ka ari to nozelo. "--no vienas puses izskan nemiers un protests pret liktena bardzibu, cilveku liekulibu, liela Meistara vienaldzibu ---- No otras puses, seit sastopam nenogursto... View more info

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Riga Tuvplana Riga in Cose Up Riga Im Detail

By: Salcevics, Romvalds

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Riga, Fosal IU, 2008


143pp. Fine. Extensively illustrated in colour. Text in Latvian, English and German. A Visual survey of Riga's architectural sculpture over the centuries with some prominence given to its magnificent Art Nouveau public sculpture. View more info

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Rigas Vestures un Kugniecibas Muzejs. Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation. Das Rigaer Geschichts- und Schiffahrtsmuseum.

By: Galvanovska, Ilona et al.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma, 1990


[256] pp. 500 illustrations. Printed in East Germany. Profusely illustrated in colour. Text in Latvian, English, German and Russian. In an attractive illustrated slipcase.. An excellent introduction to the Museum's collection and to the History of Riga. "The Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation is a remarkable collection including about 400,000 articles of artistic and historic value. The present edition gives an insight into the treasure-house of the Museum ... View more info

Saule Un Smiltis

By: Pludonis, V(ilis)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: (Minneapolis), Tilts,


158pp. Illustrated. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. "Pludona stasti un telojumi Saule un smiltis liecina par liela dzejnieka noverosanas un telosanas spejam proza" (Tilts) "Makslinieks Indrikis Zeberins ar saviem darbiem devis lielu ieguldijumu latviesu gramatu grafikas attistiba, kuri atveidoja zemnieku dzivi, pieversot uzmanibu videi un apkartejam detalam--" (Antonia) Krajuma sekojosie stasti: Selga. Jurmalas legenda. Maza Andula pirmas bernibas... View more info

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Saules Teiksma Saules, Saulesmeitu, Dievadelu, Meness, Zvaigznu Dainu Sakartojums Un Apcerejums

By: Brastins, Ernests

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Apgads Mara, 1977


221pp. Numerous b&w reproductions of corresponding Latvian art: Jekabs Bine; Osvalds Grins; Augusts Kopmanis; Stepans Bercs; Arvids Brstins; Gundega Cenne; Evalds Dajevskis; Visvaldis Reinholds; Oto Grunde; Janis Kalmite; Janis Silins; Eduards Dzenis;Arnolds Simanis; Mara Grina;Aija Aruma;Janis Pontags; Karlis Freimanis, Gustavs Skilters, Hilda Vika; Janis Plepis; Eduards Liedeskalnins;Stepans Bercs; Janis Audrins; Augusts Annus ---- and others."Seit par Saules teiks... View more info

Sena Riga Grafika

By: Lapina, Ruta

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Riga, Zinatne, 1989


180pp. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Profusely illustrated with monochromatic reproductions of woodcuts, engravings maps and lithographs of Riga, from their first appearance through to the 19th.century. "Bagatigi ilustretaja izdevuma sniegti sistematiski sakartoti.. Rigas atteli... vesturiski hronologiskais apskats... zinas par darbu autoriem un to publicesanas laiku..." View more info

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Sigismunds Vidbergs

By: Berzina, Marita

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Riga, Neputns, 2015


123pp. Extensively illustrated. Text in both Latvian and English. "Apart from drawings and prints created as autonomous works, Vidbergs also contributed to many other forms of art, producing book illustrations, posters, caricatures, bookplates and company logos. In addition, he worked in stained glass, porcelain painting, textile design, set and costume design, as well as teaching. Vidbergs is best known in the general panorama of Latvian art for his elegant interpretat... View more info

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Skarbos Vejos "Dievs Daba Darbs" Otra Dala Gramata Jauniem Un Veciem

By: Brigader ( Brigadere ), Anna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Valtera Un Rapas Akc. Sab. Izdevums, 1931


343pp Illustrations for this edition by Indrikis Zeberins. Inner hinge slightly tender. Some very slight wear to very top and bottom of spine, else a very good, solid, clean, tight copy. "Tuvakos draugus maza Annele atrada daba, par ko stasta atminu gramata "Skarbos vejos". Ganu gaitas meitene iepazina atmatas skaistumu. Tur lielais, pelekais akmens, ap kuru "vejiem sava skreja vajag mest likumu", bija Anneles "stipra pils, iemilota sapnu un rotalu vieta, uzticams biedr... View more info

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Slinkis Pasaka 9. Ainas

By: Brastins, Arveds

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Chicago, A Kalnajs, 1963


61pp. A very good clean unmarked copy. Some very small crease to cnrs of rear cover, else, very good Luga berniem ar autora ilustracijam. Senlatviska tautiski pamacosa tema. View more info

Sprukstins, Jefins Un Slimests Jana Dreslera Zimejumi Un Teksts Izlase No Zurnala ATPUTA

By: Dreslers, Janis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Helena Hofmane, 1966


45pp. 250 copies. Cartoon caricatures. Izlase (reproduceta) no zurnala Atputa. "Pirmskara zurnala "Atputa" ilgu gadu garuma Janis Dreslers neiztrukstosi gandriz iknedelas burtnica ir klat ar savu Jefinu, Sprukstinu, Slimestu. Un ne tikai "Atputa" Ari zurnala "Musu Majas Viesis", laikraksta "Jaunakas Zinas", : "Te jau rikojies kads jefins" vai "Nu tas ir sprukstina darbs!" No latviesu sarunvalodas leksikas sos sugas v... View more info

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Starpa Dzejoli Kokgriezumi

By: Cedrina, Inara

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Porter, Roast Pigeon Press, 1979

Inscription: Signed by Author


103pp. Illustrated with b&w engravings by the author, Some very slight spotting to rear cover, else a very good, clean, tight SIGNED copy. Pazistama ari ka vispusiga maksliniece, kokgriezeja un grafike, vina ir publicejusi savus dzejolus un isprozu periodika un divas antologijas un ir seviski pieversusies tulkosanai, iegudama Kolumbijas Universitates atzinibu par V. Belsevicas dzejolu tulkojumiem un publicedama savus atdzejojumus daudzos literaros izdevumos. Vina ir ja... View more info

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Tautas Lietiska Maksla Padomju Latvija 1970-1985

By: Alsupe, A; Kargane A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Riga, Zinatne, 1988


220 pp. Extensively illustrated with colour photographs. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. Latvian folk art -- including weaving, embroidery, ceramics, jewelry, woodwork.. Brief summary in German and Russian. "Gramata paraditi tautas lietiskas makslas meistaru izstradajumu zanri. Illustrativa materiala ietverti galvenie prieksmetu tipi un popularakie varianti. View more info

Teli Un Ideali Dzives Zina Un Dzives Izjuta Latviesu Makslinieklu Veidolos

By: Silins, Janis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Alfreda Kalnaja Apgads, 1964


66pp. Illustrated. Good, clean copy. Two page summary in English. otherwise in Latvian. ( An appreciation of Latvian art) "The question is whether there are any typical Latvian qualities within the framework of general historical conditions and successive generations." An illustrated study. View more info