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image of Anglo American Exhibition, 1914, Souvenir De Luxe

Anglo American Exhibition, 1914, Souvenir De Luxe

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Published
1914
Condition
Very good overall
Edition
First printing
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$375.00

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London: Gale & Polden, 1914. First printing. Hardcover. Very good overall. An unrecorded souvenir booklet "Official Souvenir De Luxe" for this poorly timed exhibition, which has a remarkably small historical record. It was the last exhibition at Shepherds Bush, London, at the White City. It opened May 14th, 1914, 3 months before the outbreak of W.W.I. Posters of… Read more
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image of Panthéon de la Guerre. Les Auteurs et les Principaux Collaborateurs. Advertising card signed by Carrier-Belleuse

Panthéon de la Guerre. Les Auteurs et les Principaux Collaborateurs. Advertising card signed by Carrier-Belleuse

by Carrier-Belleuse, Pierre-Gérard. Henry Manuel, edit. art

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Published
1920
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Very good overall
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$75.00

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Paris: H. Manuel, 1920. Ephemera. Very good overall. An autographed advertising card for the world's largest painting, 45' high and 402' in circumference, containing almost 5,000 portraits of notable French and Allied wartime figures of W.W.I. Pierre-Gérard Carrier-Belleuse (1851 -1932) and Auguste François-Marie Gorguet proposed, planned and supervised the creation of the "Panthéon de la Guerre" between 1914… Read more
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Piper Casualties of the Great War, 1914-1918

by Crawford, R.H.

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Published
2018
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Fine
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$25.00

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New York, 2018. Paperback. Fine. A Roll of known Regimental Pipers of the Scottish and Irish Regiments who gave their Lives through Enemy Action, Sickness or Accident during the course of the Great War. 4to, 118pp, [7] [5], paper bound, color wraps, with b&w photographic ills.
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image of Fighting the Great War with an Ambulance - an archive of a W.W.I. American ambulance driver. 47 items

Fighting the Great War with an Ambulance - an archive of a W.W.I. American ambulance driver. 47 items

by [W.W.I.; John Platt, Jr.; Coleman Clark]

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Published
1919
Condition
Very good condition
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$4,750.00

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1919. Very good condition. An archive of World War I material from John Platt Jr. [1894 - 1966], a 23 year old volunteer ambulance driver with the American Field Service and United States Army, 1917 - 1919. A captivating group of 47 items providing a personal look into the world of the volunteer ambulance driver before the American… Read more
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image of Toward the Flame, A War Diary.  Presentation copy, Hon. Robert P. Patterson, Under Secretary of War

Toward the Flame, A War Diary. Presentation copy, Hon. Robert P. Patterson, Under Secretary of War

by Allen, Hervey

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Published
1934
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1934. First edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Presentation binding with gilt stamped inscription on front board, "Presented to Hon. Robert P. Patterson, Under Secretary of War, by the Pennsylvania Legislative Correspondents Association". Patterson was Secretary of War under President Roosevelt during World War II. An eyewitness account of WWI… Read more
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A History of Aircraft

by [Aviation] Magoun, F. Alexander

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Published
1931
Condition
Very good condition
Edition
Third Series
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$20.00

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New York: Whittlesey House/McGraw Hill, 1931. Third Series. Hardcover. Very good condition. History of flying, from balloons and parachutes, ornithopters, helicopters, gliders, the Wright Brothers, and the effect of the War (WWI) on aviation. 8vo, Original silver gilt stamped dark blue cloth, silver gilt illustration on front board. Spine ends rubbed, gilt illustration front board slightly… Read more
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1919. Hardcover. A vernacular photo album of a W.W.I British Army company based in Iraq and India by an unnamed photographer/soldier between 1914 and 1919. 17 snapshots depict groups of soldiers on their off hours as they toured Mesopotamia, Coonoor, Basrah City (sic) during the Mesopotamian Campaign. These include: a company group shot of 11 soldiers clowning… Read more
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$450.00
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What Australia is doing for her returned Soldiers. Pamphlet

by MIllen, E.D.

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Published
1918
Condition
Good + overall
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$90.00

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Melbourne: H.J. Green, Govt. Printer, 1918. Staplebound. Good + overall. A pamphlet outlining what is available to WWI returned servicemen. Millen was the Minister for Repatriation. "Sailors and Soldiers of Australia ... the nation clearly recognizes its obligation to you who have fought in defence of the Empire..." Lg 8vo, 8pp, pamphlet, published in… Read more
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image of Album 2e Division 1915.  Signed memento, French Second Division in at the Swiss frontier WWI

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Geneva: Maison Atar, 1916. Wraps. Very good + overall. Album of printed b&w photographs recording the daily life of the French troops protecting the Swiss border during the first World War; Switzerland maintained a state of armed neutrality at the time. Signed by a "Capitaine Reybar" as testimony to the service of "Marcel Girod" of the Batterie… Read more
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image of In the Matter of Questions Arising as to Danube Shipping Under Articles 339 of the Treaty of Versailles, 300 of the Treaty of Trianon, and 226 of the Treaty of Neuilly-sur-Seine.  The Arbitrator's Determination of the Permanent Allocation of Vessels in Dispute, and of the Amount and Specifications of Cessions, and the Notification Thereunder

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Paris, 1921. Wraps. Very good overall. Arbitrator's determination on the important issue of shipping on the Danube River in the aftermath of WWI under the conditions of various treaties, with 27 annexes pertaining to ownership of specific vessels seized by various nations involved in Danube shipping, including Roumania, Serb-Croat-Slovenia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Austria, France and Germany. Tall 8vo,… Read more
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image of Columbia College member book of Rho Deuteron Charge of Theta Delta Chi

Columbia College member book of Rho Deuteron Charge of Theta Delta Chi

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Published
1920
Condition
Very good overall
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$175.00

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New York, 1920. Hardcover. Very good overall. Fraternity member record book for Theta Delta Chi's chapter at New York's Columbia College, recording member names and other information from 1883 to 1920. The book records the names of four fraternity brothers who were killed in WWI: Herbert Arthur Buermeyer, "killed in action at Vaux, June 2,… Read more
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Tata Steel, India. 2 photographs

by [India]

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Published
1912
Condition
Very good condition
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$350.00

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1912. Very good condition. Two large silver tone photographs of India's first steel plant. Founded in 1907 by Jamsetji Tata, and producing steel by 1912, the company became the largest steel plant in the British Empire. It was set up in only 3 years, with construction plans drawn up by American and Belgian engineers. The plant… Read more
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Corporal Marion", A Survivor of the ... Battle of Ypres". W.W.I propaganda handbill

by [W.W.I.; Canada]

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Published
1916
Condition
Very good condition
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$275.00

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Washington DC: Yates & Co, 1916. Very good condition. Boldly printed handbill advertising the lecture of Corporal Marion of the famous Canadian regiment, the "Princess Patricia's Regiment" which was nearly annihilated in the Battle of Ypres, for a presentation at a Washington DC venue. The header reads "Extra! At the Gaiety week of May 1st, "Corporal Marion"..." Princess… Read more
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image of Pair of vernacular WWI Dirigible real picture postcards

Pair of vernacular WWI Dirigible real picture postcards

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Published
1915
Condition
Very good condition
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$95.00

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1915. Very good condition. The dirigibles are likely German due to the long thin shape, photographed hovering over an unidentified European city, which is possibly Paris, one image taken from a tall building's rooftop with the sign, "Sendic" (visible in the foreground, in verso) and the second with a Hotel Louis [...] sign visible at the lower right.… Read more
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image of "Une Bonne Etoile", postcard from French Base hospital WWI

"Une Bonne Etoile", postcard from French Base hospital WWI

by Straub, Ralph

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Published
1917
Condition
Very good condition
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$45.00

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Paris, 1917. Very good condition. Color illustrated postcard sent by an American serving in France at the No. 16 Philadelphia General Hospital, attached to the British Expeditionary Force in Le Treport, France. This was a 500 bed facility established in 1917. Ralph Straub writes to Peg on Nov. 5 1917 that he is doing… Read more
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image of "Help Win the War with Your Brain & Brawn. Watervliet Arsenal, NY".  WWI Poster

"Help Win the War with Your Brain & Brawn. Watervliet Arsenal, NY". WWI Poster

by [Buyck, Edward, artist]

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Published
1918
Condition
Very good - condition
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$450.00

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Troy, NY: Burleigh Lithograph Co, 1918. Very good - condition. Powerful large art poster, a recruiting tool for workers at the Watervliet Arsenal's manufacturing operation during World War I, with illustration by artist Edward Buyck. The Watervliet Arsenal was founded in 1813 near the Hudson in Watervliet NY, and is the country's oldest continuously active… Read more
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image of "On to Victory.  Over the Top".  WWI Souvenir Pillow Cover

"On to Victory. Over the Top". WWI Souvenir Pillow Cover

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Published
1919
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Very good + condition
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1919. Very good + condition. Large printed color propaganda piece with printed image of American troops "Going over the top", springing out of a fox hole and charging with rifles at the ready. Likely a recruitment piece for the military. In WWI the phrase was coined by the British to describe the infantry emerging from… Read more
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image of WWI "Souvenir de France" silk & Belgian lace embroidered pillow sham

WWI "Souvenir de France" silk & Belgian lace embroidered pillow sham

by [W.W.I.; Needlework]

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Published
1919
Condition
Very good condition
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1919. Very good condition. Exceptionally lovely hand embroidered souvenir French pillow sham with very wide alternating silk paneled and Belgian lace borders. The stuffed center panel of the pillow features a decoration made up of three pale pink roses made from ribbon with hand embroidered leaves, and the years 1914 through 1919 hand embroidered in… Read more
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"Four Years in the Fight. The Women of France, We Owe Them Houses of Cheer". WWI Art Poster

by [Jonas, Lucien, artist]

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Published
1918
Condition
Good + condition
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$750.00

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New York: Strobridge Lith. Co., 1918. Good + condition. A striking large color lithographed WWI poster promoting the wartime work carried out by French women, the United War Work Campaign and the YMCA-YWCA, the graphics by Lucien Jonas. Jonas (1880 - 1947) is noted as one of the great French WWI artists. He worked… Read more
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image of "'Chateau Thierry' The Turning Point of the World War".  Original color print

"'Chateau Thierry' The Turning Point of the World War". Original color print

by [W.W.I.; Military]

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Published
1919
Condition
Very good condition
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$225.00

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Chicago: E. G. Renisch, 1919. Very good condition. Large printed color WWI poster, with printed caption below describing the importance of the battle in France. Fought on on July 18, 1918 and was one of the first actions of the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) under General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing. The caption describes the Battle… Read more
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