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Vantine's - The Oriental Store, 1916 Catalog (Catalogue)

Vantine's - The Oriental Store, 1916 Catalog (Catalogue)

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Vantine's - The Oriental Store, 1916 Catalog (Catalogue)

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About This Item

New York: A.A. Vantine & Co., Inc., 1916. A RARE catalogue, and in lovely condition, of the major importer of Oriental goods into America from 1866 to 1921. Very Good Plus in original full color pictorial wrappers, 120 pp. plus 2 order pages at rear, pre-addressed envelope tipped at page 106. numerous black and white and color photographs throughout, small tears at spine ends, small spot rear wrapper, else Near Fine. In 1916 Vantine's was located at Fifth Avenue and 39th Street.. Clothing, furniture, housewares, fabric, toys, and other merchandise imported from China and Japan are described in the catalogue, and merchandise from Vantine's has been avidly collected over the years. Worldcat locates no copies of the 1916 edition. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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Bookseller's Inventory #
Vantine's - The Oriental Store, 1916 Catalog (Catalogue)
Book condition
Used - Very Good Plus
Jacket condition
No Jacket, As Issued
First Edition
A.A. Vantine & Co., Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
Chinese History, Literature, and Institutions; Americana;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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First Edition
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