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image of CURRENT ADVANCES AND CONCEPTS IN VIROLOGY [WITH 4 PLATES] THESE VERY WEE ANIMALS

CURRENT ADVANCES AND CONCEPTS IN VIROLOGY [WITH 4 PLATES] THESE VERY WEE ANIMALS

by Lilly Research Laboratories

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W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera
Published
1960
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Separate Edition
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Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1960. First Separate Edition. Softcover. Near fine. Pp. 523-532 plus 4 plates containing 11 images (4 color). Original printed wrappers, side-stapled. Light rust marks near staples and light fading at wrappers' fold, else fine. Offprint from THE SMITHSONIAN REPORT FOR 1959, providing a brief history of the discovery and study of viruses and recent… Read more
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image of [Carte de visite (CDV) of Armless Wonder Ann E. Leak]

[Carte de visite (CDV) of Armless Wonder Ann E. Leak]

by [Leak, Ann E.]

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W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera
Published
1872
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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[S.l.]: [s.n.], 1872. First Edition. Photograph. Very good. Carte de visite (albumen photographic print mounted on card), approximately 4 1/4 x 2 1/2 inches. Inscribed and signed by the subject on verso. Print lightly rubbed, verso lightly soiled, and corners lightly worn. Very good. Carte-de-visite portrait of Ann E. Leak (b. 1839), inscribed and signed in her foot… Read more
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image of [Cabinet Card of Two Blind Musicians with Their Instruments]

[Cabinet Card of Two Blind Musicians with Their Instruments]

by [Wilder, James William (photographer)]

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W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera
Published
[1890]
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Marion, Illinois: Wilder, [1890]. First Edition. Photograph. Near fine. [ca. 1890]. Cabinet card (glossy collodion photographic print mounted on card), approximately 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches. Three minor dents in print, light dust-soiling in mount, else near fine. Cabinet card portrait of two blind musicians holding their instruments in playing position, a man with a violin and… Read more
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[Cabinet Card Photograph of Millie-Christine McCoy]

by Charles Eisenmann (photographer)

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Published
1890
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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New York: Eisenmann, 1890. First Edition. Near fine. [ca. 1890]. Cabinet card (albumen photographic print mounted on card), approximately 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches. Edges scalloped and gilt, photographer's stamp on recto. Signed by the subjects, "Millie-Christine," on verso. Very light wear, faint fox mark in image background, else near fine. Signed cabinet card portrait of the… Read more
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image of [Cabinet Card Photograph of One-Legged Acrobat Georg Fabig]

[Cabinet Card Photograph of One-Legged Acrobat Georg Fabig]

by Fabig, Georg; Schaller, W. A. (photographer)

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Published
1875
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Berlin: W. A. Schaller, Theater-Agentur, 1875. First Edition. Photograph. Near fine. [ca. 1870s]. Cabinet card (albumen photographic print mounted on card), approximately 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches. Printed caption, "Georg Fabig, einbeiniger Handacrobat," pasted in lower margin. Subject's autograph signature and rubber stamp of W. A. Schaller theater agency on verso. Mild wear and fading. Near fine.… Read more
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[Cabinet Card Photograph of Charles Tripp, the "Armless Wonder"]

by [Tripp, Charles B.; Bransby Cooper Pentz (photographer)]

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Published
[1887]
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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York, Pa.: Pentz, [1887]. First Edition. Photograph. Near fine. Cabinet card (albumen photographic print mounted on card), approximately 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches. Stamp of photographer and inscription and signature of subject on verso, in his foot. Light wear, near fine. Cabinet-card portrait of Charles Tripp, the "Armless Wonder,” inscribed and signed by him, evidently during a… Read more
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TWINS

by Mark, Mary Ellen

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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New York: Aperture, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. Mark, Mary Ellen. Folio. [85],86-94,[2] pp. including numerous in-text photographic images. Publisher's cloth, spine stamped in silver. Signed and inscribed by the author/photographer, "For Valeria Johnny + Isabella With Love Mary Ellen 2005." Dust jacket lightly rubbed. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Portraits of twins by the… Read more
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AMERICAN ODYSSEY 1963-1999

by Mark, Mary Ellen

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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New York: Aperture, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Mark, Mary Ellen. Folio. 151,[1] pp. including numerous in-text photographic images. Publisher's cloth, spine stamped in silver. Signed and inscribed by the author/photographer, "For Valeria + Johnny - I also _love_ the side show Fondly Mary Ellen 2003 New York." Some rubbing and a few small dents in… Read more
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image of SLEEPING BEAUTY II : GRIEF, BEREAVEMENT AND THE FAMILY IN MEMORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY : AMERICAN & EUROPEAN TRADITIONS

SLEEPING BEAUTY II : GRIEF, BEREAVEMENT AND THE FAMILY IN MEMORIAL PHOTOGRAPHY : AMERICAN & EUROPEAN TRADITIONS

by Burns, Stanley B., with Elizabeth A. Burns

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Published
2002
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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New York: Burns Archive Press, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. Folio. [186] pp., including numerous black-and-white and color photographic illustrations. In English and French. Black cloth, stamped in silver, in matching black dust jacket. Signed by Stanley B. Burns on the title page and inscribed to Johnny Fox and Valeria Duarte on facing page, "Presented To… Read more
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BILL VIOLA

by Viola, Bill; David A. Ross & Peter Sellars, Curators

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Published
1997
Condition
Very good
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$30.00

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New York: Whitney Museum of Art, in association with Flammiron, 1997. Softcover. Very good. [1997]. Quarto. 205,[11] pp. including two folding leaves, color and black-and-white photographic images throughout. Publisher's pictorial wrappers. Warmly inscribed and signed by the author (dated 1998) on the title page. Corners lightly bumped, light shelfwear, else near fine. "The first major survey of the… Read more
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