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cover of [Manuscript]: The Lone Wanderer: or Jòan and the Silver Dove: A Tale of Fairy Land: 1855

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1855. Softcover. Very Good. Holograph Manuscript. Octavo. 42, (2)pp. Ribbon-tied wrappers. Foredge gilt. Beautifully written in blue ink with decorated initials rubricated. Small chips to the edges of the wrappers, a pleasing very good or better manuscript. A fairy tale in both prose and verse. Fair knight Jòan goes on a long journey looking for truth and a… Read more
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cover of Chinoiseries / Costumes d'Antan

Chinoiseries / Costumes d'Antan

by Anonymous

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Bromer Booksellers
Published
1900
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(France / China, 1900. Octavo. (22)pp. Album of Chinese landscapes in original watercolors, facing depictions of women's antique costumes painted on silk, interleaved with tissue. "Chinoiserie" refers to European art characterized by imagery of a romanticized China, a notion that similarly underpins the genre of costume books, which presented foreign fashion through a European lens. It appears that the… Read more
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cover of The Russian Impostor: Or, the History of Muskovie, Under the Usurpation of Boris and the Imposture of Demetrius, Late Emperors of Muskovy

The Russian Impostor: Or, the History of Muskovie, Under the Usurpation of Boris and the Imposture of Demetrius, Late Emperors of Muskovy

by Anonymous [Manley, Sir Roger]

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1674
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Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$2,000.00

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London: Printed by J. C. for Thomas Basset, at the George in Fleet Street, near Cliffords Inne, 1674. First Edition. Very good. First edition; 6 3/4 x 4; pp. [8], 1-250; 3/4 polished calf and marbled boards; rebacked; spine in 5 panels with raised bands and gilt decorations; engraved printer's device to title page verso; engraved vignette… Read more
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cover of [Vathek] An Arabian Tale from an Unpublished Manuscript with Notes Critical and Explanatory [by Samuel Henley]

[Vathek] An Arabian Tale from an Unpublished Manuscript with Notes Critical and Explanatory [by Samuel Henley]

by Anonymous [William Beckford]

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Dale Steffey Books
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New Edition
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1809: Printed for W. Clarke One of the classics of British Gothic literature. SCARCE in either the first or second editions, this second edition in English, published 1809 the more uncommon currently. Frontispiece illustration engraved by Isaac Taylor from a drawing by Isaac Taylor, Jr. Spine label title reads "Caliph Vathek" . Bound in contemporary polished calf, intricate decorations… Read more
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cover of [Côte de la Cochinchine] [Coast of Cochinchina]

[Côte de la Cochinchine] [Coast of Cochinchina]

by anonymous [after Tavernier / for Bellin?]

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Gallery of Prints
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c.1730
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$950.00

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21.5 x 19.5 cm, manuscript map in pen and ink. Verso: blank; additional 1 sheet accompanying original text in a neat hand paginated 474 & 475. Manuscript map from 'Traité de géographie universelle', without place or date [France, around 1730] French manuscript of the early 18th century of a treatise of universal geography apparently unpublished. The author, who may have… Read more
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cover of [Lake View with Sailboats and Houses on the Shore]

[Lake View with Sailboats and Houses on the Shore]

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
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c. 19th century
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Fine
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Vibrant unsigned oil done in the style of the Hudson River School artists. Depicts sunset over a lake with three sailboats on the water as well as houses and buildings on the opposite shoreline. Frame: 44 x 34.25 inches; Window: 37.5 x 27.75 inches; Canvas: 38.25 x 28.25 inches.
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cover of The History and Adventures of Little William, a Companion of Little Eliza; Illustrated with a series of Elegant Figures

The History and Adventures of Little William, a Companion of Little Eliza; Illustrated with a series of Elegant Figures

by Anonymous

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1825
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Very good
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Early 19th-century Edition
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Philadelphia: Published and sold Wholesale, by Morgan and Sons, and may be had of all the Booksellers (Front wrap: Published by Morgan & Yeager, At the Juvenile Bookstore, No. 114, Chesnut Street, first door below the Post-Office), 1825. Early 19th-century Edition. Very good. Early 19th-century edition, n. d. (ca 1825); 5 x 4 1/4; pp. [22]; brown paper… Read more
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cover of A Small Archive of Photographs, Documenting a 19th-century Trip to Moscow

A Small Archive of Photographs, Documenting a 19th-century Trip to Moscow

by Anonymous

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1890
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Very good
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S. l.: s. n., 1890. Very good. Twelve albumen prints, affixed to loose photo-album sheets, n. d. (late 19th-century); images aprrox. 6 1/4 x 8 1/4; barely-visible, pencilled, manuscript captions; upper corners of a few of the photos with small wrinkles (from being glued); two of them with small, closed cuts to edges; overall in very good condition. A… Read more
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cover of [Isle de Iava]

[Isle de Iava]

by anonymous [after Renneville?]

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Gallery of Prints
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c.1730
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12 x 16 cm, manuscript map in pen and ink with longitudes and latitudes grading all around, verso: blank; additional 1 sheet accompanying original text in a neat hand with header "I. Jaua" paginated 456 & 457 and 1 facsimile page 458 (verso page 459 : "I. Borneo"). Manuscript map from 'Traité de géographie universelle', without place or date [France,… Read more
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cover of [I. Borneo]

[I. Borneo]

by anonymous [after Renneville?]

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Gallery of Prints
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c.1730
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14.7 x 16.6 cm, manuscript map in pen and ink with longitudes grading, verso: blank; additional 1 sheet accompanying original text in a neat hand on 2 sheets: with header "I. Borneo" paginated 459 (verso page 458 text on Java) and 460 (verso page 461 "I. Madure, I. Luboc, I. Bali.). Manuscript map from 'Traité de géographie universelle', without place… Read more
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cover of Prohibition-era Physician's Record of Prescriptions for Medicinal Alcohol (Two Volumes)

Prohibition-era Physician's Record of Prescriptions for Medicinal Alcohol (Two Volumes)

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1926
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Good
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S. l. (Chicago): Treasury Department, United States Internal Revenue, National Prohibition Act Form 1402, 1926. Good. Two registers, 1926 - 1927; green paper over boards and 1/4 cloth, printed in black and decorated with a small vignette; 9 x 6; pp. 96 and 100, filled in manuscript - pp. 42 and 22 respectively; one with a chip to… Read more
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cover of An Album of Photographs, Documenting the Weightlifting Competions During the 9th World Festival of Youth and Students "For Solidarity, Peace, and Friendship" in Bulgaria

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Vidin, Bulgaria: By the author, 1968. First Edition. Very good. Photo album with twenty seven + one tipped-in, black and white photographs; photos 9 1/2 x 7 and 5 1/2 x 3 1/2; album - 12 3/4 x 9 3/4; title-page text and illustration in an elaborate, multi-colored manuscript (in French and Bulgarian); each photo subtitled in manuscript,… Read more
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cover of [I. Banda] [I. d'Ortatan]

[I. Banda] [I. d'Ortatan]

by anonymous [after Renneville?]

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Gallery of Prints
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c.1730
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14.4 x 18 cm, manuscript map in pen and ink. Verso: blank; additional1 sheet accompanying original text in a neat hand paginated 466 with header "I. Banda."and on 467 "I. Ternate". Manuscript map from 'Traité de géographie universelle', without place or date [France, around 1730] French manuscript of the early 18th century of a treatise of universal geography apparently… Read more
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cover of John C. Fremont Campaign Ribbon (+ A Fremont Engraving)

John C. Fremont Campaign Ribbon (+ A Fremont Engraving)

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1856
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Very good
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First Edition
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S. l.: S. n., 1856. First Edition. Very good. A silk campaign ribbon; 7 1/2 x 2 1/2; possibly originally mint-green or blue, faded to beige, especially along margins; a bit of fraying to top and bottom; overall in very good condition. Steel engraving by Martin, Johnson & Co. (1856), sheet 10 3/4 x 7 3/4, engraving approx.… Read more
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cover of [Botanical/Scientific Illustration] Eriophorum angustifolium (Common cottongrass or cottonsedge).

[Botanical/Scientific Illustration] Eriophorum angustifolium (Common cottongrass or cottonsedge).

by Anonymous [MRi].

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Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books
Published
nd [1920].
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Near Fine
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First edition
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Stockholm:, nd [1920].. First edition. Near Fine. A fine large format original early twentieth century color-printed lithograph on paper mounted onto buckram. (67 x 99 cm). Near Fine condition. Minor edge tears and chipping. No lettering or printer's attribution. 'Made in Sweden' stamped on verso; lower right. Artist's tiny initials 'MRi' in stylized script tucked in below… Read more
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cover of Russia seu Moscovia itemque Tartaria. Commentario topographico atque politico illustratae

Russia seu Moscovia itemque Tartaria. Commentario topographico atque politico illustratae

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1630
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Good
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Leiden: Elzevier, 1630. Good. First edition, first of two printings of the same year; 4 1/4 x 2 1/4; pp. [4], 5-327, [9]; tooled, polished calf over boards; engraved title page and woodcut vignettes at beginning of chapters; tiny bookshop label and a faint, penciled-in note to front board verso; a small, contemporary manuscript note at bottom of… Read more
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cover of Civil War Era Engraving of President Abraham Lincoln

Civil War Era Engraving of President Abraham Lincoln

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1864
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Good
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S. l.: s. n., 1864. Good. Hand-colored, steel engraving, n. d. (ca 1864); 9 1/2 x 7 1/2; a few small, worn spots to margins, not affecting illustration; overall age-toning and darkening, mostly visible to verso and margins; a faint scratch to portrait; in good to very good condition. A scarce, Civil War-era, oval, hand-colored, steel-engraved portrait of President… Read more
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cover of [BLACK AMERICANA]. Photo- collage poster in defense of convicted serial killer Lemuel Smith; first convict to kill an on-duty female corrections officer

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Appropriation Art/ Protest: [BLACK AMERICANA]. [Joseph Ben-David]. Unique photo-montage poster created in defense of convicted serial killer Lemuel Smith, first convict to kill an on-duty female corrections officer in America. [Xerography] With three variants of smaller photocopied poster-fliers. Appropriation Art/ Protest: Photography: Poster created to protest the treatment and sentencing of convicted multiple murderer Lemuel Smith, c. 1984, being a… Read more
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cover of Филиппины  [Philippines]  insets:  1) Экономическая Карта  [Economic Map],  2) Карта народов  [Peoples Map],  3) годовыЕ суммы осадков  [annual precipitation]

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RARE original-colour folded pocket map, uncommon Cyrillic map. 3 inset maps of Tribes, Climate, Economy and Industry. Condition: slightly worn outer images, otherwise excellent.
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cover of A Collection of Seaweed Specimens from French Algeria

A Collection of Seaweed Specimens from French Algeria

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1864
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Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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Various: By the author, 1864. First Edition. Very good. Twenty three specimens, mounted on nine loose sheets of cream stock; paper 10 1/2 x 8; specimens with various sizes, some quite large, ie. approx. 7 1/2 x 9; most subtitled, in manuscript, in French, with place, date, etc.; a few minor spots; very good or better condition. A beautiful… Read more
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cover of 19th-century Nurse Manuscript Notebook

19th-century Nurse Manuscript Notebook

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Published
1896
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Good
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New York: By the author, 1896. Good. Manuscript notebook, n.d. (possibly 1896); 4 x 2 1/2; approx. 180 pages, of which about 120 filled with handwritten notes; brown morocco over limp card stock; all edges red-tinted; small rubbed spots and chips to edges; hinges weakening, but holding; in good or better condition. A tiny notebook, written in an even… Read more
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cover of [ORIGINAL ART] Folk Art: Large painted ostrich egg, c. 19th century

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We are booksellers, we buy what turns up. No apologies for that. A few years back while cleaning books and stuff out of a CT shoreline home, one that looked relatively untouched, I spotted this well preserved artifact from at least a hundred years back, nestled in a Winrou Underwear box, children's pants, ribbed, & thought it… Read more
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cover of National Society of the Colonial Dames of America Member Certificate

National Society of the Colonial Dames of America Member Certificate

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1899
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Very good
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S. l. (New York [?]): Tiffany & Co., 1899. Very good. Broadside, n. d. (ca 1899); 15 x 19 3/4; engraving, with spaces to be filled in manuscript (unused); a few creases to margins and two minor spots to verso; in very good condition. A beautiful, elaborate, early membership certificate, it was produced by Tiffany & Co. and featured… Read more
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cover of Our Chef's Best Receipts. A Practical Cook Book for People Who Like Good Things to Eat

Our Chef's Best Receipts. A Practical Cook Book for People Who Like Good Things to Eat

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1899
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Very good
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First Edition
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Chicago and New York: Rand McNally & Company, 1899. First Edition. Very good. First edition; 7 3/4 x 5; pp. [4], 5-122 + several blank leaves interspersed throughout for manuscript notes/recipes; oilcloth over boards, with an additional flap to back board, which encloses the text block; covers with various advertisements for Minnesota businesses; illustrated with numerous ads with… Read more
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cover of Our Farm Animals. Father Tuck's Panorama

Our Farm Animals. Father Tuck's Panorama

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1900
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Very good
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London-Paris-Berlin-New York-Toronto: Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd., 1900. Very good. First edition, n. d. (ca 1900); leporello (concertina-folded), 6 oblong boards (12 panels), each board 7 x 8 3/4, approx. 4 1/2 feet unfolded; chromolithographed paper over thick card stock, hinged with linen; a bit of fraying to tips linen; small rubbed spots to corners and edges; some… Read more
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cover of Kalifornische Produkten-Ausstellung / Exposition of California Products, "Equitable Palast"

Kalifornische Produkten-Ausstellung / Exposition of California Products, "Equitable Palast"

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1895
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Very good
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First Edition
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Berlin: A. Liebmann, 1895. First Edition. Very good. Small broadside; oblong 7 x 9; cream card stock, illustrated with a lithograph of a redwood tree, a grizzly, grapes, and the flags of California and the US; affixed to a period picture-frame board; upper right corner clipped; minor foxing to right margin; overall in very good condition. An interesting example… Read more
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cover of Chertezhi i nazvaniia zapasnykh chastei dlia parovykh molotilok, fabrikuemykh firmoiu Ransom, Sims i Dzheferis, Orvelskii zavod, Ipsvich, Angliia (Drawings and Names of Spare Parts for Steam Threshers Manufactured by Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies, Ipswich, England) In English and Russian

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Odessa: Tip. Tovarishchestva "Bratia Kulberg', 1884. Softcover. First edition, n. d. (ca 1884); 9 1/2 x 7 1/4; pp. 37; pink wraps faded to dark yellow, illustrated with wood engravings; small loss of paper to tips of spine; crease to upper right corner; illustrated with drawings; overall very good condition. In English and Russian. An uncommon survivor of the 19th… Read more
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cover of Signed Original Photographs of Actresses Colleen Moore and Lilian Bond

Signed Original Photographs of Actresses Colleen Moore and Lilian Bond

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1920
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Very good
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S. l. (Hollywood [?]): s. n., 1920. Very good. Two silver gelatin photographs, n. d. (1920s - 1930s); 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 and 5 x 7; signed in black and blue ink, respectively; affixed to photo-album sheets; Moore's with a bit of rubbing and two small creases to edges and corners; Bond's with a small cut to… Read more
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cover of Provoditsia nabor rabochikh na stroiki ministerstva ugolnoi promyshlennosti...(Workers Are Being Recruited for the Coal Mining Industry...)

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Kiev (Kyiv): Tip. otd. Transzheldorizdata, 1954. Very good. Lithographed poster; 22 x 15 1/2; off-white stock with text and illustration in red and blue; very thin discolored spot to bottom edge and a few minor nicks; three punctures with small loss of paper to right margin, not affecting the image, but the edge of the decorative border; in… Read more
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cover of Les dernieres heures de la vie de l'empereur Nicolas I (The Last Hours in the Life of Emperor Nicholas I)

Les dernieres heures de la vie de l'empereur Nicolas I (The Last Hours in the Life of Emperor Nicholas I)

by Anonymous (Bludov, Dmitrii)

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Published
1855
Condition
Very good
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Vienne (Vienna): M. Auer, 1855. Very good. First edition in French (translated and published in the same year as the original Russian); 10 1/2 x 7; pp. 1-25, [7]; green wraps, printed and ruled in black; illustrated with three plates by Jos. Stoufs; lacking portrait frontis, else complete; tiny, white label to upper left corner; faint, discolored spot… Read more
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cover of New Sheets! For McKesson & Robbins, Incorporated [McKesson & Robbins, Incorporated Liquor List, Oakland California]

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S. l. (New York): McKesson & Robbins, Incorporated, 1939. Softcover. Good. First edition thus; 9 x 6 1/4; pp. A-D, 1-91, recto only; black, three-ring, textured paper-over-card stock binder; chipping and wear along spine and edges; pages mostly very clean, with a few occasional pencilled notations; metal brackets of the binder loose; good to very good condition. An interesting… Read more
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cover of [Vernacular photograph - interior of tavern]

[Vernacular photograph - interior of tavern]

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Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink
Published
1890
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[N.p. New England (?), 1890. Original photograph on board (16.3 x 22 cm.). Photographic print of tavern interior, with five men gathered around a bar and a wood or coal stove. The men include the bar or tavern keeper in jacket behind the bar, a waiter in white apron with a tray at the ready, and three customers: one… Read more
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cover of [Vernacular photograph - interior of cafe/diner]

[Vernacular photograph - interior of cafe/diner]

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Published
1904
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[N.p.; New England, Massachusetts(?)], 1904. Original photograph on board (photograph 12.5 x 16.8 cm.; board 12.8 x 17 cm.). Photographic print of cafe/diner interior, with the proprietor seated at the counter on a stool, three servers standing behind the counter in white jackets. The menu includes "Pork 15c, Small Steak 15c, Rump Steak 20c, Ham & Eggs 20c, and… Read more
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cover of Annual Dinner, Second Panel Sheriff's Jury, Thursday, January 27th, 1898, Delmonico's

Annual Dinner, Second Panel Sheriff's Jury, Thursday, January 27th, 1898, Delmonico's

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Published
1898
Condition
Near fine
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New York: The King Press, 1898. Near fine. First edition; 6 1/2 x 4 1/4; pp. [8]; light-blue cloth over boards, embossed and decorated in gilt and dark-blue; page edges gilt; very minor wear and spotting to cloth; in very good to near fine condition. The Sheriff's Jury of New York, grand name notwithstanding, was primarily an exclusive social… Read more
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cover of Tramp Art, "Return from the Honeymoon Tour"

Tramp Art, "Return from the Honeymoon Tour"

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1881
Condition
Very good
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S. l. (Chicago [?]): s. n. , 1881. Very good. Albumen print on a card mount, behind glass in a tramp art frame, n. d. (print ca 1881, frame ca 1900); image approx. 4 1/4 x 6, frame 6 3/4 x 8; print with a crease to upper left corner, light age-toning, and a few small spots (not… Read more
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cover of Order of Exercises at the Annual Meeting of the Essex Agricultural Society, At the Unitarian Meeting House, Danvers, Sept. 30, 1835, at Three O'Clock, P. M.

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Salem: Salem Gazette Office, 1835. Good. Broadside; 12 x 9 3/4; off-white stock, printed in black, ruled with an elaborate, geometric border; edges trimmed unevenly; old crease lines; a few small, incospicious pieces of tape to verso; a bit of age-toning and a few tiny punctures to lower half; minor foxing to margins; in good or better condition. The… Read more
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cover of Manuscript Document, Related to Highways in the City of Baldwin, Maine

Manuscript Document, Related to Highways in the City of Baldwin, Maine

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Published
1822
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Very good
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Baldwin, ME: By the author, 1822. Very good. Manuscript; 7 1/2 x 6; laid paper, folded and sewn with a string to form a notebook; pp. [8]; text and tables to pp. 1-4, in brown ink; fore-edge unevenly trimmed; light spotting, mostly to margins; in very good condition. An early 19th century document, it addressed Joel Libby, one of… Read more
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cover of A Fortune-telling Letter to a Victorian Gentleman

A Fortune-telling Letter to a Victorian Gentleman

by Anonymous

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S. l.: s. n.. Very good. Printed letter, n. d. (second half of the 19th century); 8 1/2 x 5 1/2; single leaf, text to recto only; old fold lines, else very minor wear; in very good or better condition. Also incuded is a small envelope with a manuscript note to front panel. An unusual mystery of a letter,… Read more
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cover of Mid-19th-century Valentine Basket

Mid-19th-century Valentine Basket

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Published
1850
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Very good
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S. l.: s. n., 1850. Very good. Die-cut basket, n. d. (mid-19th-century); 6 1/2" in diameter flat; heavy card stock, glazed white to recto and lavender to verso; ten 2"-tall, die-cut segments in the shape of a shield surrounding the center; heavily embossed and gilded throughout, each part with a chromolithographed, die-cut floral arrangement laid-on; the two corners… Read more
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cover of Coos and Essex Agricultural Fair. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 14th, 15th and 16th, 1886 (Horse Racing)

Coos and Essex Agricultural Fair. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 14th, 15th and 16th, 1886 (Horse Racing)

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1886
Condition
Good
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First Edition
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(Lancaster, NH): Lancaster Gazette Power Job Print, 1886. First Edition. Good. Broadside; 11 1/4 x 4 3/4; light-brown paper, printed in black in several sizes and styles of type; bottom edge unevenly trimmed; several small nicks and a short, closed cut to edges; faint crease lines and light age-toning; in good to very good condition. Listing the entries for… Read more
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40 pages ; (8vo)\; removed from bound volume; woodcut headpiece and initial; pages trimmed; toning to first and last pages. Generally, VG. A response to Defoe's recent work, The Conduct of Robert Walpole. Scarce.
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cover of Parfiumernoe proizvodstvo v Grass (Perfume Production in Grasse)

Parfiumernoe proizvodstvo v Grass (Perfume Production in Grasse)

by Anonymous

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1898
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Grasse: E. Imbert & Cie., 1898. First Edition. Very good. First Russian edition (originally published in Journal de Grasse in January, 1898); 6 x 4 1/2; pp. 1-7; chrmolithographed wraps; illustrated with monochrome photographs; closed cut to tail of spine and small rust spots around staple; light spotting to margins of back wrap; in very good condition. Aimed at… Read more
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cover of [SCRIPT]  "TELL IT LIKE IT IS" TV SPECIAL, 1966. Original typed proposal for a "Television Spectacular"

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"TELL IT LIKE IT IS" will be a wild, zany, fresh Musical Review approach to the world we live in... [P. 1] 3-ring binder labeled "TELL IT LIKE IT IS" TV SPECIAL, 1966, described as "a proposal for a Television Spectacular to be built around a name Headliner like Bob Newhart--Alan Arkin or a Don Rickels (sic). 97 leaves, typed… Read more
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cover of Menu for Christmas Eve, 1889, for Van Ness and American Hotels

Menu for Christmas Eve, 1889, for Van Ness and American Hotels

by Anonymous

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1889
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Good
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First Edition
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S. l. (Burlington, VT): Van Ness and American Hotels, 1889. First Edition. Good. Menu card; 6 3/4 x 4; beige card stock with a chromolithograph illustration of two birds standing on a branch on recto and text on verso; a few faint spots to left margin; two closed cuts to top and right edges; lower right corner creased;… Read more
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cover of Radio Moskva (Radio Moscow)

Radio Moskva (Radio Moscow)

by Anonymous

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1930
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Very good
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First Edition
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S. l.: s. n., 1930. First Edition. Very good. Small brochure, n. d. (ca 1930); 6 x 4; pp. [4]; glossy stock, with Avant-garde cover art; a bit of wear to tips of spine and corners; very good condition. Text in French. "<Here is Moscow> It is with these words that our daily broadcasts commence in French, for audiences… Read more
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cover of &quot;Conundrum Social&quot; Menu

"Conundrum Social" Menu

by Anonymous

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1890
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Very good
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S. l. : s. n., 1890. Very good. Menu, n. d. (1890s); 7 x 5; single, card stock, beige sheet, printed in black, with an elaborate border of stars around the title; bright fuchsia, decorative ribbon to upper left corner; a few small spots; in very good condition. A humorous menu (possibly from Maine, as the Southwest Harbor Public… Read more
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cover of A Pair of Ornate, Mid-19th-century Textile Labels

A Pair of Ornate, Mid-19th-century Textile Labels

by Anonymous

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Published
1850
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Very good
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S. l.: s. n., 1850. Very good. Two labels, n. d. (mid-19th century); approx. 12 x 4 and 9 3/4 x 3 1/2; edges in lovely scalloped patterns; lavish gilt decorations on green and white backgrounds and central, chromolithographed images laid-on; one with a few remnants of paper to verso from being removed from a scrapbook, the other… Read more
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cover of Child Soldier of the Chinese New Sixth Army

Child Soldier of the Chinese New Sixth Army

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1945
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Very good
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S. l.: s. n., 1945. Very good. Press photograph, n. d. (ca 1945); 10 x 8 1/4; typed paper tag to verso; a few small creases to corners; in very good or better condition. A heartbreaking vision, the large photograph depicted a 12-year-old soldier of the Chinese New Sixth Army, in battledress and larger-than-he-was rifle, being transported by the… Read more
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cover of The Story Book in Verse

The Story Book in Verse

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ZH BOOKS
Published
1848
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Very good
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First Edition
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New York, Clinton Hall: J. S. Redfield, 1848. First Edition. Very good. First edition, n. d. (ca 1848 - tentative date obtained from publisher's address, Clinton Hall, 137 Nassau, where he published between 1843 and 1852); 4 1/2 x 3; pp. [1], 4-16; yellow wraps, tied with a string and decorated and ruled in black; illustrated with woodcuts;… Read more
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cover of A Pair of &quot;The Whole Dam Family&quot; Broadsides

A Pair of "The Whole Dam Family" Broadsides

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S. l.: s. n.. Very good. Two broadsides, n. d. (early 20th century); oblong 5 x 18 1/2 and 4 x 18. The first on glossy, off-white stock, with a few cuts to bottom edge, only one affecting the bottom of one of the drawings; a few spots and creasing to margins; in good or better condition. The… Read more
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