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Iver Johnson’s Arms and Cycle Works.

by Iver Johnson

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Published
1897
Edition
First
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$550.00

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Iver Johnson's Arms and Cycle Works. Fitchburg, Mass. 1897. First edition, 32 pages. 19.5 cm. Illustrated covers. " 1871-1897 Ye further Hystorie of ye Ancient House of Iver Johnson " prefaces this bicycle trade catalogue for truss frame bicycles, which features their models 33, 35, 36, 37, D and E in double-page illustrated advertisements. Slight soiling, one page corner missing,… Read more
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The Fine Art of Good Service.

by [Ladies' Mile Map] Fifth Avenue Shopping District Map, circa 1920, Hotel Seville.

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G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB
Published
[1920-24]
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$450.00

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Fifth Avenue Shopping District Map, circa 1920. Hotel Seville. The Fine Art of Good Service. John F. Garrety, Manager. A promotional brochure (14 cm x 9 cm) illustrated in color, with a fold-out color map (27 cm x 20 cm) of the "Fifth Avenue Shopping District," from Twenty-Sixth Street up to Forty-Second Street. A northern extension of Manhattan's famous… Read more
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A Map of Old Boston in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

by Capon, Charles R., Cartographer

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G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1929
Edition
First
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$200.00

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Capon, Charles R., Cartographer. A Map of Old Boston in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Presented by the Boston Five Cents Savings Bank 30 School Street Boston. Boston: The Sherrill Press, 1929. Folded twice into a colored paper wrapper measuring 9 ¾ in x 12 ¾ in, the brightly colored map opens to 18 ¼ in x 24 ½ in. The… Read more
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image of G. T. Swarts Furnishes Coffins, Coffin Plates, Shrouds, Caps, Scarfs, Gloves, Hearses, Carriages &c, &c, &c, All at the Shortest Notice, Day or Night.

G. T. Swarts Furnishes Coffins, Coffin Plates, Shrouds, Caps, Scarfs, Gloves, Hearses, Carriages &c, &c, &c, All at the Shortest Notice, Day or Night.

by Nineteenth Century American Doctor and Undertaker, Dr. G.T. Swarts

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G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1850-51; 1853
Edition
First
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$350.00

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Swarts, Dr. G.T. G. T. Swarts Furnishes Coffins, Coffin Plates, Shrouds, Caps, Scarfs, Gloves, Hearses, Carriages &c, &c, &c, All at the Shortest Notice, Day or Night. The letterhead notes that Dr. Swarts is also the proprietor for Rhode-Island for "GOOD'S PATENT CORPSE PRESERVER." Seven pieces of ephemera relating to the final illnesses and funeral expenses for members of… Read more
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Peepshow. Interior of the Magnificent New Crystal Palace at Sydenham. A Present, c.1854, hand-colored, six-division peepshow, 15.5 cm x 18 cm; about 67 cm fully extended. A souvenir peep-show published to celebrate the move of the Crystal Palace from Hyde Park to Sydenham, which was scheduled to open May 1st, 1853, but in fact did not re-open until… Read more
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1904 Annual Catalogue No. 30. Split Hickory Vehicles Oak Tanned Harness.

by The Ohio Carriage MFG Co.

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Published
1904
Edition
First
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$375.00

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[Phelps, H. G. and Walsh, Jas. E.] The Ohio Carriage MFG Co. 1904 Annual Catalogue No. 30. Split Hickory Vehicles Oak Tanned Harness. The Largest and Most Complete Assortment of High-Grade Buggies, Surreys, Spring-wagons, Single and Double Harness, Runabouts, Carriages, Delivery Wagons, Road Wagons, Phaetons, Carts. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Ohio Carriage Mfg. Co., 1904. Printed by Krehbiel & Co., Cincinnati,… Read more
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Stevens, Thomas. A Present from The Crystal Palace. Designed by Sir Josh. Paxton, M.P., Opened by the Queen, May 10, 1854. Length of Palace 1392 Ft. Breadth 384 Ft. Area of Park 192 Acres. Length of Hot Water Pipes 16 Miles. Height of Water Tower 284 Ft. Water in Tower Tanks 2500 Tons. Coventry: Thomas Stevens, [1868] 23.7 cm x… Read more
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$750.00