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Superb Photographs of Famous Scenes, Containing Beautiful Views in Every Quarter of the Globe

by Adams, Charles H.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1892
Condition
Very Good Minus
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$50.00

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St. John, NB: R.A.H. Morrow, 1892 Dark green cloth with 3/4 black tooled leather and gilt titles. All edges gilt. Decorative grey-grained endpapers. Tiny break in the leather at top of spine. Binding strong and tight. More than 125 photos of famous buildings, churches, parks, and art works from around the world. Left-facing pages… Read more
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$50.00
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Fontainebleau; Album Artistique

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
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$25.00

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Paris: Levy Fils & Cie Grey softcover binding of 24 views of the royal palace complex, both interior and exterior. No date, but prior to close of the business in 1917. Company trademark LL on a shield on cover. Levy and Son was an outstanding photographer and publisher. The prints show every detail of the historic… Read more
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$25.00
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Halifax Street Names; An Illustrated Guide

by MacKenzie, Sheila with Robson, Scott

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780887806520
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$15.00

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Halifax: Formac Publishing Company, Limited, 2004 Original photo cover trade paperback. Another exceptonally attractive publication from Formac. "A wonderful new book...with dozens of photos and contributions from 60 writers. It manages to explain the names of more than 700 streets in Halifax Regional Municipality."- Back cover. ISBN 0-88780-652-X. 192 pp. . Second Edition. Soft Cover.… Read more
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$15.00
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Holland As It Is

by Brill, C.H.W. d'Artillac (Ed.)

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First ( No Additional printings)
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$15.00

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The Hague: Economic Information Service, 1948 Original blue cloth titled in gold and backed in white on boards. A series of photos showing history and modern enterprise side by side. Full-page shots, many of them portraits. depict residents in traditional dress and activitities as well as modern industrial plants. The general theme is recovery from five years… Read more
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$15.00
image of Illustrated Montreal, 1892-3; The Metropolis of Canada

Illustrated Montreal, 1892-3; The Metropolis of Canada

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1893
Condition
Good
Item Price
$30.00

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Montreal: John McConniff, 1893 Original illustrated paper boards, backed in red patterned cloth. Shaken, but not separated. 102 pp., plus two pages of ads. Many photos of prominent buildings, sights and scenes around the city. Text in English. Tiny tear to foot of spine.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 6x9 Oblong.
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$30.00
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Halifax, Nova Scotia and Its Environs

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Condition
Good Plus
Item Price
$80.00

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Howard & Kutsche Original green cloth decorated and lettered in red and white on boards. No free endpapers, as published. Unpaginated. Approx. 120 pp. One short edge tear, not affecting text or photo. Estimated date 1901.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8x10 Oblong.
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$80.00
image of One Hundred and Twenty-Nine Views; Liverpool and New Brighton and District

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Liverpool: Bunney's Ltd. Stationers Original maroon cloth on light boards. Many street scenes in black-and-white, including these ships: La Marguerite, Baltic, Campania, Viking, Oceanic, Lucania, Teutonic, Ivernia, Saxonia, Campania, Caronia, Majestic, Oceanic, Arabic, and two interiors of the Arabic. Previous owner's name and date (1906). About 40 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 4to -… Read more
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$40.00
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