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Surgery. THREE ENGRAVINGS
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Surgery. THREE ENGRAVINGS

By MEDICAL - SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS) Taylor, I. (sculp)

No date. Ca. 1780.. SERIES OF THREE black and white copperplate engravings each with multiple images, image area about 14 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches on sheet size 16 x 10 inches. Very good condition: light edge toning and a few faint spots. First plate, "Surgery. General Instruments" includes Catheter, Bistoury, Needles, etc; second plate is titled "Surgery Tab II. Instruments used in Amputating"; third plate is titled "Surgery Tab III. Lithotomy" with instruments for Trepanning further down the sheet. .

$165.00

The Press on the Field
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The Press on the Field

By JOURNALISM - CIVIL WAR) Nast, Thomas (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 04-30- 1864.. Double page black and white wood engraving from Harper's Weekly April 30, 1864, 13.5 x 20.5 inches, centerfold, NO binding holes, very good condition. Thomas Nast's view of the journalist's life at the front, depicting the artist making notes on his sketchpad in "Contraband News" and "In Action", and keeping it under his arm as he depicts with humor "Reliable Information". .

$145.00

Manufacture of Wall paper - Works of Christy Shepherd & Garrett, New York.  Front cover illustration in Scientific American. COMPLETE ISSUE
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Manufacture of Wall paper - Works of Christy Shepherd & Garrett, New York. Front cover illustration in Scientific American. COMPLETE ISSUE

By MANUFACTURING - WALLPAPER)

New York.: Scientific American.. Vol. XLIII. No. 4.. 07-24- 1880.. Complete July 24, 1880 issue of magazine, wood engravings, 48-62pp, 16 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches. Covers a trifle soiled, small owner label on back cover. Very good clean condition. The issue also includes illustrated articles: Improved Rotary Pump, Amateur Mechanics Lens Making, Fonvielle & Lontin's Electrical Motor, The Holland Hydrocarbon Retort, The Mouse-Eating Spider at the Zoo, Japanese Art, plus two pages of advertisements. .

$45.00

With the Blackfeet Indians, Pocklington's Reserve--Lady Photographers "Fixing" a War Dance
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With the Blackfeet Indians, Pocklington's Reserve--Lady Photographers "Fixing" a War Dance

By PHOTOGRAPHY - NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANS) Villiers, F. (illus)

London.: The Graphic.. 12-14- 1889.. Front page b/w wood engraving under newspaper masthead, 11.75 x 8.75", very good condition. From a series of sketches "To the New West with the Governor-General of Canada over the Canadian Pacific Railway". .

$48.00

Thomas A. Edison in His Laboratory
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Thomas A. Edison in His Laboratory

By SCIENCE/ BASEBALL) Thulstrup (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 06-13- 1891.. Double-page black and white illustration in complete issue of Harper's Weekly of June 13, 1891; page size 22¾ x 16½ inches. Disbound copy; front and rear pages loose, very good clean condition. Issue also includes front page illustration: Proposed Boulevard Tunnel, Chicago and photo images of Yale and Princeton Baseball teams. .

$60.00

The Grosvenor Gallery Library, New Bond-Street
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The Grosvenor Gallery Library, New Bond-Street

By LIBRARY)

London.: The Illustrated London News.. 03-26- 1881.. Single-page black and white wood engraving, from The Illustrated London News of March 26, 1881; sheet size approx. 16 x 11 inches. Very good condition. Accompanying text on verso. Features 4 vignettes; Circulating Library, Large Reading-Room, Large Dining and Luncheon Room, and Reference Library and Reading-Room. .

$35.00

Sketches of the Canadian Mounted Police
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Sketches of the Canadian Mounted Police

By POLICE - CANADA) Remington, Frederic (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 10-13- 1888.. Single page b/w wood-engraving, 9 x 13.5". Very good condition: repaired tear in lower left corner outside image area. .

$40.00

The Bashful Model
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The Bashful Model

By PHOTOGRAPHY) Fildes, S.L. (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 11-29- 1873.. Double page black and white wood engraving from Harper's Weekly November 29, 1873, image 13 x 20 inches, centrefold as issued, five pinhead-sized binding holes, repair to centrefold (not in image area). ACCOMPANYING TEXT on verso. Vignette of police officers in Newgate prison, London, restraining a prisoner as his photograph is taken. .

$85.00

The Central Criminal Court During the Trial of Henry and Thomas Wainwright
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The Central Criminal Court During the Trial of Henry and Thomas Wainwright

By CRIMINAL TRIALS)

London.: The Graphic.. 12-04- 1875.. Single page black and white wood engraving, 9 x 12", some very light rippling at upper edge, crease at lower right corner well outside image area, otherwise very good condition. Accompanying text on verso. .

$45.00

The Old New York Fire Department Celebration
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The Old New York Fire Department Celebration

By FIRE FIGHTING) Schell and Hogan (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 10-17- 1885.. Full page wood engraving, image 13 x 9 inches on sheet 16 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches, soft crease at centre, a couple of repaired edge tears not affecting image, good to very good condition. Four small images around the central image of "A Fire & Rescue in Olden Style". The smaller images are: The Fireworks, An Old Time Breakdown, The Winners of the Race, and The Washington Engine. .

$45.00

The Trial of Jacob Sharp in the Court of Oyer and Terminer, New York City
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The Trial of Jacob Sharp in the Court of Oyer and Terminer, New York City

By LEGAL - NEW YORK) Snyder, W. P. (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 07-02- 1887.. Double page b/w wood engraving, 13.5 x 20", centerfold, good condition: ten pinholes for binding string, three horizontal soft creases barely noticeable from front. In complete issue of Harper's Weekly magazine. .

$45.00

Life-boat Service on the Lincolnshire Coast: Throwing the Hand Rocket
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Life-boat Service on the Lincolnshire Coast: Throwing the Hand Rocket

By BOATS - RESCUE)

London.: Illustrated London News.. 11-6- 1880.. Double page black and white wood engraving from the Extra Supplement to The Illustrated London News of November 6, 1880; 12.5 x 18.5 in; centrefold, very good condition. BLANK VERSO. .

$55.00

Removing Pilgrim Rock
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Removing Pilgrim Rock

By DIVING) Snyder, W.P. (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 08-22- 1885.. Full page black and white wood engraving consisting of five partial page views arranged around two larger central images, image 13 1/2 x 9 inches, very good condition. The central images are of "Pilgrim Rock" and "Divers Preparing to Descend". The smaller images are of three onboard personalities and one showing the "Nitro-Glycerine Can 70 feet long". A detailed view of the divers in their gear. .

$65.00

Tobacco Growing in Kent, England

By TOBACCO)

Scientific American Supplement.. 12-04- 1886.. Single page with five black and white images, illustrations measure 13 x 9 inches, tear at left edge just entering image, otherwise good condition. 1/2 page view of "A Field of Tobacco Plants, Sharsted Court, Kent", plus 4 smaller views "Staging the Tobacco Leaf", "Picking the Tobacco Leaf", "Carting the Crop to the Oast House for Drying" and "Hanging Up the Leaf to Dry". These images were published in The Illustrated London News earlier in 1886 and are reprinted in this journal with a slightly muddy look to the woodengravings. Accompanying article in a small clipping of a previous page and on sheet with the illustrations, with information on this sample crop. .

$45.00

Sketches in the Royal Courts of Justice
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Sketches in the Royal Courts of Justice

By LEGAL)

London.: The Graphic.. 12-28- 1889.. Single page b/w wood engraving consisting of two partial page views, 13 x 8.75", very good condition: very light edge toning, small hole in extreme upper left margin well outside image area. Descriptive text incorporated into image area. "The ilustration gives us a glimpse of a Chancery Court engaged upon...the hearing of a patent case." .

$30.00

Morning Roll-Call at West Point
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Morning Roll-Call at West Point

By MILITARY) Scott, Julian (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 02-25- 1871.. Single page b/w wood-engraving, 9 x 13.75". Good condition: soft fold mark in middle, light toning along crease, light damp staining at right edge ending well outside image area. From a supplement to Harper's Weekly. .

$40.00

"My Photo."
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"My Photo."

By PHOTOGRAPHY) Schmiechen, H. (illus)

London.: Illustrated London News.. 11-19- 1887.. Front page black and white wood engraving under newspaper masthead, 9.75 x 8.25", very good condition. A young girl looking though a collection of photographs. .

$40.00

Miroir Drolatique. [Meyerbeer]
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Miroir Drolatique. [Meyerbeer]

By MEYERBEER) Lorentz, A. J. (illus)

1842.. Lithograph, image approximately 11 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches on sheet size 14 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches, from an 1842 issue of Le Charivari. Scattered foxing (mainly to outer edges), horizontal crease. Artistically rendered caricature of the opera composer Giacomo Meyerbeer by A. J. Lorentz. Text in French. .

$110.00

Three Taps with a Hammer - Proclaiming a Defaulter on the London Stock Exchange
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Three Taps with a Hammer - Proclaiming a Defaulter on the London Stock Exchange

By STOCK EXCHANGE / ENGLAND - LONDON) Nash, J. (illus)

New York.: Harper's Weekly.. 02-07- 1874.. Double-page black and white wood engraving, image approximately 12 x 18 3/4 inches on sheet size 16 x 22 inches, centerfold as issued (no binding holes), from Harper's Weekly of February 7, 1874. Faint dampstain to mid upper edge (affecting 1 x 1 inch area of image, but not as prominent in fact as it appears in the digital image), a few faint foxing marks; very good, clean condition. A crowded room of men in suits and top hats looking toward the man with a raised hammer. Accompanying text article on verso. .

$45.00

A Wedding Party at the Photographers. From the Picture by M. Dagnan-Bouveret in the Paris Salon
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A Wedding Party at the Photographers. From the Picture by M. Dagnan-Bouveret in the Paris Salon

By PHOTOGRAPHY)

London.: Illustrated London News.. 5-31- 1879.. Double page black and white wood engraving from the Extra Supplement to The Illustrated London News of May 31, 1879; 12 1/2 x 18 inches; centrefold; light horizontal crease not noticeable from front, four very light streaks just visible in the margins; otherwise very good condition. .

$95.00

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