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Illustrated Map of the City of New York

by Barry, Moss and Shor

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Published
1957
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Very good overall
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$75.00

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New York: Shorewood Press, 1957. Maps. Very good overall. A pictorial illustrated map of Manhattan with small amusing vignettes at appropriate locations. For example, 2 opera singers perform at the Metropolitan Opera House, a woman pushes a baby carriage at Gramercy Park, a lion reads a book at the New York Public Library, baseball players adorn both Yankee… Read more
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Subway Map. MTA New York City Subway with bus, railroad and ferry connections

by [New York City; Hertz, Michael & Associates

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
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$175.00

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New York: MTA, 2001. Map. Fine. Very large color wall map/poster of the NYC subway system, the last edition to highlight the World Trade Center before 9/11. 46 x 59"
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Downtown Brooklyn & Borough Hall. MTA wall map after 9/11

by [New York City; Hertz, Michael Associates]

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Published
2002
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Fine
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New York: MTA, 2002. Map. Fine. Large New York City Transit poster intended for the wall of a downtown station. Color, printed on glossy paper, 46 x 59". Hard to find in this full size original condition.
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Big Buildings Using Service of The New York Edison Company

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Published
1926
Condition
Internally very good in good + binding
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$375.00

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New York: The New York Edison Company, 1926. Hardcover. Internally very good in good + binding. A series of photographic portraits of important buildings in New York City Hamilton Maxwell Inc., NY October 1924. "An Aerial Photograph of Manhattan..." Every page is a named building in New York City, from the Battery to 59th St. at… Read more
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A Visitor's Guide to the Greater New York Jersey City and Suburbs

by Gunnison, Herbert F. Editor; George R. Hough, Jersey City , Chairman of the Publishing Committee

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Published
1896
Condition
Very good overall
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$375.00

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Brooklyn, NY: Eagle Press, 1896. Flexible red leather. Very good overall. A scarce title, and unusual as it was "Prepared for General Circulation and especially for the members of the Young People's Christian Union who attended the Annual Convention in Jersey City in 1896". Page 88-96 is devoted to the history of the Universalist Church in America,… Read more
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Native American Indians of the Hudson River, New Amsterdam. Engraving

by Montanus, Arnoldus

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Published
1671
Condition
Very good overall
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$145.00

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Amsterdam: Jacob Meurs, 1671. Very good overall. One of the first images of the natives of New Amsterdam, an original copper engraved print showing Native Americans walking along the banks of the Hudson River. In the foreground, a man with fur trimmed robes, a bow in his right hand and a quiver of arrows on his back,… Read more
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image of Wade & Croome's Panorama of the Hudson River from New York to Waterford, drawn From nature & engraved by William Wade

Wade & Croome's Panorama of the Hudson River from New York to Waterford, drawn From nature & engraved by William Wade

by Wade, William

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Published
1847
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
Third edition
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$5,000.00

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New York: J. Disturnell, 102 Broadway between Pine & Wall Strs, 1847. Third edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. A deluxe copy of this impressive twelve foot color engraved panoramic view of the Hudson River, from New York City to the Cohoes Falls. The map runs 38 panels, measuring 13 feet 6 inches by 6 inches… Read more
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image of Telegram to Pierrepont from R.H. Stephenson, asking him to speak to the Republican Campaign Committee in Cincinnatti Ohio, Sept 28 1875

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New York, 1875. Very good overall. A telegram asking Pierrepont to "address the people of Cincia upon political issues at their last grand rally Oct ninth evening - will you come over & help us answer." R.H. Stephenson, Chairman. Preprinted at the head by Western Union Telegraph Company "Half Rate Messages. Edwards Pierrepont (1817 -… Read more
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Grand Central Station, 4 postcards

by [New York City; Postcards]

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Published
1910
Condition
Very good condition
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$25.00

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New York, 1910. Very good condition. 4 unused postcards, 2 of the old Grand Central (Detroit Publishing, 8992, Grand Central Station, New York, color; Illustrated Post Co., no.1969, full back) and two of the new terminal: W.J. Roege, no. 24832, color, ca. 1920; Lumitone Press Photo-Print, ca 1915, sepia.
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image of New York City stereoview cards, a collection dating pre-1880 and 1900-1924

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A large collection of approximately 440 stereoviews of New York City, the lifelong collection of a New York City collector. The stereoviews fall in two date ranges: pre-1880 and 1900-1924. Publisher's include: E. & HT. Anthony; C. Bierstadt; G.W. Thorne; G.W. Pach; W. MN. Chase; American Stereoscopic Co.; Griffith & Griffith; William B. Holmes; Underwood & Underwood;… Read more
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image of L'Illustration Francaise and Le Moniteur Américain.  Prospectus for French-American newspaper venture [with] 3 issues of L'Illustration, 1851

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Paris/New York, 1851. Very good overall. An annotated Prospectus for a short lived French newspaper venture in the US founded by editors J. Marcou and L. Le Chevalier. It is printed on one side in English and the other in French, and with illustrations suited either to a French or American audience The two newspapers, L'Illustration… Read more
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image of 7 Views of New York including Woolworth Building from Colonnade of Municipal Building; Woolworth and Singer Towers, Broadway; Broad Street; The Public Library Fifth Avenue and Forty-Second Street; Tower of the Metropolitan Life Building; Cathedral fo St. John the Divine; Brooklyn Bridge

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1920. Very good condition. 7 unused splitback postcards from Gillies series on New York City.
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$35.00
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Sketches of Printers and Printing in Colonial New York

by Hildebrun, Charles

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Published
1895
Condition
Good + overall
Edition
Limited edition
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$75.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead, 1895. Limited edition. Hardcover. Good + overall. Number 329 of 375 copies. A history of the printing trade in New York, which includes William Bradford, the Zengers, Parkers, Henry de Foreest, Hugh Gaine, the Holts and Robertsons, James Rivington, and more. Includes a portrait of James Rivington, portraits of Hugh… Read more
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Old New York, Views by S. Hollyer. Volume II

by Hollyer, Samuel

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Published
1909
Condition
Very good + condition
Edition
First edition
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$3,750.00

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New York: Privately Printed, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Very good + condition. Extremely rare engraved views of New York residences, hospitals, hotels, farms, colleges, forts, markets, roads, churches, taverns, theatres, parks, and public buildings as they appeared in the 18th & 19th centuries. Includes Bellevue Hospital, 1830; Columbia College, 1831; College of the City of… Read more
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image of A South West View of the City of New York, in North America.  Copper engraving

A South West View of the City of New York, in North America. Copper engraving

by [New York Ciry; Print]

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Published
1763
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Good + overall
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$175.00

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London, 1763. Good + overall. A view of New York City engraved when it was under British control. A later image, by Thomas Howdell (just before the start of the American Revolution), is also a view from this perspective, showing New York harbor, Nutting Island, Staten Island, Long Island, Rutgars House, South River, and the Brew-house. … Read more
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image of Map of the City of New York. Parts I & II.  Showing the Streets, Avenues, Roads, Public Squares & Places Laid Out, Established, Widened and Retained, the New Pier and Bulkhead Lines Laid Out and Established, by the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park.   Atlas

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New York, 1872. Hardcover. Very good + condition. Maps of Manhattan's west side, prior to the completion of Central Park, which was finished in 1876. The maps were compiled by longtime New York City Department of Public Works map clerk and city surveyor Otto Sackersdorff, noted for his 'Maps of Farms, Commonly called The Blue Book, 1815".… Read more
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$3,500.00
image of Report to the Aqueduct Commissioners, by the President, James C. Spencer ... Giving a Review of the Work of the Aqueduct Commission to January First, A.D. 1887 ..

Report to the Aqueduct Commissioners, by the President, James C. Spencer ... Giving a Review of the Work of the Aqueduct Commission to January First, A.D. 1887 ..

by [New Croton Aqueduct] Spencer, James

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Published
1887
Condition
Good + condition
Edition
First edition
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$325.00

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New York: Aqueduct Commissioners, 1887. First edition. Hardcover. Good + condition. Report on the construction of the New Croton Aqueduct, which replaced the existing water supply for New York City, the Old Croton Aqueduct. The Report is illustrated with photogravures of the aqueduct under construction. The New Croton Aqueduct still supplies water to the city today.… Read more
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Interborough Rapid Transit. The New York Subway, Its Construction and Equipment

by [New York City Subway]

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Published
1904
Condition
Very good overall
Edition
First edition
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$325.00

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New York: Interborough Rapid Transit Company, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. Very good overall. A volume in celebration of the completion of the first segment of the Interborough Rapid Transit underground railroad, the first regularly operated subway in New York City. Construction of the subway began in 1900. The first day of operation was in… Read more
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New York Stock Exchange. The First 200 Years

by Buck, James E. [editor]

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine in slipcase with a couple of minor smudges
ISBN
9780944641026
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$25.00

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Essex, CT: Greenwich Publishing Group, 1992. Hardcover. Fine in slipcase with a couple of minor smudges. Lavishly illustrated history of one of the nation's most important financial institution. A self-promotion, published by the Exchange, it is particularly enlightening in its analysis of the Crash of '29, and the Sell-Off of '87, demonstrating the market's insensitivity to economic facts,… Read more
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Torchlight Procession of the New York Firemen. Wood engraving

by [New York City firemen]

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Published
1858
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Very good overall
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$45.00

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London: Illustrated London News, 1858. Very good overall. A powerful image of New York firemen pulling a large fire engine on wooden carriage emblazoned "Niagara", each wearing their fire helmet and holding flaming torches aloft as they pass throngs of admirers. Approximately 16 x 11"
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