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Collection Plan-Net De Paris Par Arrondissement (Chaque Arrondissement En Une Seule planche)

Collection Plan-Net De Paris Par Arrondissement (Chaque Arrondissement En Une Seule planche)

by (Paris)

Paris: Editions Ponchet 128 pages of explanatory text, which gives the list of Paris streets, arranged in alphabetical order, having a map key, arrondissement number, name of street, begining & ending of street, name of nearest Metro; followed by a section giving "Useful information concerning life in Paris"; followed maps of each arrondissement arranged in numberical order, & route maps; with German & English translations of pertinent sections; no date but circa 1970, from a... Read more
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$65.00
Al Azhar Temple 1907-1947 A.A.O.N.M.S. 40th Anniversary Honoring Our Veterans Friday, November 21, 1947 Calgary, Alberta Menu & Original Invitation Flyer

Al Azhar Temple 1907-1947 A.A.O.N.M.S. 40th Anniversary Honoring Our Veterans Friday, November 21, 1947 Calgary, Alberta Menu & Original Invitation Flyer

by (A.A.O.N.M.S. [Shriners])

Calgary, Alberta Canada: Al Azhar Temple A.A.O.N.M.S., 1947. The original flyer-invitation for the occasion held in Calgary with the ; the banquet menu-program for the event; the flyer approx. 6" x 9"; with portraits of the immediate past and present potentates; programming and ticket prices, back cover lists a couple of hundred or so "Veteran Members Twenty-five years or more members of Al Azhar Temple" - giving card number, name and year, a useful tool for membership and... Read more
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$20.00
Large Format Photograph of United States WW II MacHine Gun Crew

Large Format Photograph of United States WW II MacHine Gun Crew

by (WW II)

Black and white photograph faded to gold tones of this seven-member crew, a couple dressed in dress uniform, others much more casual; truck in background, men holding ammo belt and gun; names written in the image, photo was probably copied for the crew members: Everett Williams, Kessel T. Neavhoff, George L. Charlet, James H. Wish, Eugene L. Duval, Herb Justa, Frank Fogleman, (?) Little identified;approx. 8" x 10" size; matted to old cardstock frame; no attribution or date but circa 1940s;... Read more
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$65.00
Sabin Crest-O-Gold Commemorative Plate for the 50th Anniversary Ever Ready Eng.Co. 3 1920 1970 Riverhead, N.Y

Sabin Crest-O-Gold Commemorative Plate for the 50th Anniversary Ever Ready Eng.Co. 3 1920 1970 Riverhead, N.Y

by (Riverhead)

Riverhead Long Island New York: Riverhead Fire Department, 1970. White plate with wide border in decorative gold; 10" width approximate; some wear and rubbing to gilding; no cracks or chips; Made in U.S.A. by Sabin; very good condition, a nice commemorative for the Riverhead Fire Dept. Eng. Co. # 3.. Very Good.
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$20.00
Oleksandr Kovalyov Album

Oleksandr Kovalyov Album

by (Oleksandr Kovalyov)

Kiev Ukraine: Mistetsvo, 1977. 103 pages; black and white illustrated throughout with the sculptural works of this Ukrainian artist, with titles, locations, dates of creation; text in Cyrillic throughout, with a short (2-page) uncredited English translation of his biographical details at back; with a chronology of exhibitions; illustrated dustjacket over paper-covered boards; light wear to jacket; small spot on title page; in very good condition and a good guide to this artists' monumental and... Read more
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$125.00
Early Pennsylvania Arts and Crafts

Early Pennsylvania Arts and Crafts

by Stoudt, John Joseph

New York: A.S. Barnes, 1964. 364 pages,sources for illustrations, index; illustrated with plates in color and black and white; (From the dustjacket information): "...a monumental and definitive history of all the arts and crafts of early Pennsylvania...contains sections on architecture, describing private and public structures;.furniture, discussing Philadelphia Georgian, Philadelphia Chippendale, Germanic furniture; fine arts...painting on glass; tavern signs; silversmithing; music and musical... Read more
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$35.00
Gilbert Stuart in Washington: With a Catalogue of His Portraits Painted Between December 1803 and July 1805

Gilbert Stuart in Washington: With a Catalogue of His Portraits Painted Between December 1803 and July 1805

by Mount, Charles Merrill

Washington D.C.: Columbia Historical Society, 1973. Consisting of pages 81 through 127, being an off-print article from the Recods of the Columbia Historical Society; inscribed and signed by the author on the front cover to Raphael Soyer; black and white illustrated with the artist's work; list of portraits painted in Washington at this time in back; portrait of the artist by Rembrandt Peale; bound in stapled paper wraps, 9" x 6" size approximate; light wear to covers; very good... Read more
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$45.00
C. 1945  4  1/2" x 6" black and White Portrait at Desk of Lt. Kuno Sponholz in Uniform By E. Bieber, Berlin Z. Zt. Zehlendorf-West Forstrasse 18

C. 1945 4 1/2" x 6" black and White Portrait at Desk of Lt. Kuno Sponholz in Uniform By E. Bieber, Berlin Z. Zt. Zehlendorf-West Forstrasse 18

by (Kuno Sponholz)

New York, 1945. Kuno Sponholz (1911-1996) a theatrical manager in the United States, also with some character-acting parts in the movies, born in Germany and fled the Nazi regime - evidently (from researching the US Army records) enlisted in 1941; photographic identifiers on back and with the E. Bieber blindstamp at corner; light edge, tips wear; in very good condition.. Very Good.
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$20.00
1921 - 1962 Collection of Correspondence of El Paso Texas Educator & Author Dr. Lucinda De Leftwich Templin, Including Material Concerning Her War Museum and the Establishment of Radford School for Girls

1921 - 1962 Collection of Correspondence of El Paso Texas Educator & Author Dr. Lucinda De Leftwich Templin, Including Material Concerning Her War Museum and the Establishment of Radford School for Girls

by (20th Century Womens Education History)

El Paso Texas: Not Published, 1921. The collection includes over 150 dated and signed letters written to (and a few items from) Dr. Lucinda DeLeftwich Templin (1888-1969) author, historian & collector, "...one of El Paso's best-loved and most distinguished educators - in 1916 she took her undergraduate and Master's at U. of Missouri and became Dean of Lindenwood College in St. Charles, MO., did doctoral work at Harvard and Columbia and took over as principal at the Radford School in 1927... Read more
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$3,500.00
Certain Letters of James Howell Selected from the Familiar Letters as First Published Between 1645 & 1655

Certain Letters of James Howell Selected from the Familiar Letters as First Published Between 1645 & 1655

by (James Howell)

New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1928. (xi) + 85 pages; James Howell (c. 1594 - 1666) British writer & traveler, often linked by correspondence, as here, with many of the literary and royal figures of his time; Fred W. Goudy having given the lectures at NYU which were the basis for this book and had suggested the type design; Edith Diehl directed the binding of the 1000 copies printed; bound in beige paper covered boards, brown cloth tips and spine, spine with gilt titles, top edge gilt; light wear to... Read more
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$20.00
1863 Manuscript Suffolk County Town of Riverhead Legal Seizure and Agreement Regarding a Threshing Machine Owned By Salem Wells and John Wood

1863 Manuscript Suffolk County Town of Riverhead Legal Seizure and Agreement Regarding a Threshing Machine Owned By Salem Wells and John Wood

by (Riverhead)

Riverhead Long Island New York, 1863. Interesting content; agreement made in 1863 with these gentlemen from Riverhead apparently taking over the use of a threshing machine that had been siezed by the constable; approx. 8" x 12" ; two sides, with old seals, witnessed by Daniel W. Reeve and signed by Wells & Wood; with the 25 cent Inter. Revenue stamp, dated in ink; old fold lines, some edge, tips wear, still very legible; very good condition, interesting Long Island occupational &... Read more
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$125.00
State of North Dakota 1913 Legislative Manual

State of North Dakota 1913 Legislative Manual

by (North Dakota State)

Devils Lake, N.D.: Journal Publishing Co. , 1913. 533 pages; published under the direction of the Secretary of State, Thomas Hall; with a color plate of the State Flower the wild prairie rose and the state flag; black and white illustrated section, including portraits of the state's political & judicial worthies, the capitol building, U. of N.D., the Agric. College in Fargo, Soldiers' Home in Lisbon N.D., the State Normal School Valley City and that in Mayville, the N.D. State Penitentiary,... Read more
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$20.00
Black Spotted Garden Eel, Okinawa Black and White Photgraph Signed By Kanako Uchino

Black Spotted Garden Eel, Okinawa Black and White Photgraph Signed By Kanako Uchino

by (Kanako Uchino)

11" x 14" size; digital photograph, printed on quality Fuji color Crystal Archive photo paper; Framed, signed, lower right; Kanako Uchino, Japanese photographer residing in Hawaii, photography work was recently exhibited at the International Olympic Center in Tokyo, photos have also appeared in feature articles in numerous magazines and publications in Japan, including Coyote, Nalu and Tarzan, her creativity proclaimed through humor and sensitivity to the environment; most recently, Kana... Read more
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$500.00
The Pilgrim Daughters Program - 1942 First Congregational Church

The Pilgrim Daughters Program - 1942 First Congregational Church

by (The Pilgrim daughters)

New York: The Pilgrim Daughters, 1942. 6-page booklet for this organization; giving events and chairpeople, committees for 1942; illustrated with a red white and blue 48-star U.S. flag on the cover; light wear and rubbing; good condition.. Soft Cover. Good.
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$10.00
The Battle of the Roosters

The Battle of the Roosters

by A Victim

London: A.H. Baily, 1878. First Edition . Soft cover. Good. Wallis MacKay. Illustrated in b/w by WALLIS MACKAY (1850-1905). Paper-covered light pink wraps illustrated and lettered in black, spine worn and overlaid with book webbing, edges rubbed and some creasing, some internal foxing, inscription reads: 'Mary S. Summer from the author, Oct 1878', g. slim 8vo, 43pp + 6pp of ads (including Paris Exhibition travel between London and Paris via Boulagne - and Baily's Magazine, specializing... Read more
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$60.00
Reproduction Paper Coating

Reproduction Paper Coating

by Jahoda, Edward

Port Washington Long Island New York: Andrews Paper & Chemical Co., 1964. 57 pages, index; black and white illustrations throughout of company building in Port Washington LI, N.Y.; views of interior of plant & charts of activities; company history, more; (from the Preface): "...a primer on the practical art of coating...perfected base papers for various reproduction processes...made important contributions to the art of coating...This is the 3rd edition of our booklet, brought up-to-date and... Read more
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$45.00
Du Mais De Sa Culture et Des Divers Emplois Dont Il Est Susceptible Par W. Keene et A. De Thier Complete Par N. Basset

Du Mais De Sa Culture et Des Divers Emplois Dont Il Est Susceptible Par W. Keene et A. De Thier Complete Par N. Basset

by Keene, W. Et A. De Thier

Paris: Librairie Centrale D'Agriculture et De Jardinage...Auguste Goin, Editeur, 1855. 28 pages + 12 pages of publishers' announcements and catalog at back, for Auguste Goin, editeur and dealing in garden and agriculture books and related subjects; French text throughout; this being an offprint extract of "De L'Agriculteur Praticien"; bound in the original printed paper wraps, side stab-sewn; some edge, tips wear, little chipping to paper of wraps, very good; and contained in a... Read more
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$125.00
Dylan Thomas a Bibliography

Dylan Thomas a Bibliography

by Rolph, J. Alexander

London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1956. xix + 108 pages; index; frontispiece portrait of Dylan Thomas; Foreword by Dame Edith Sitwell; with many other black and white illustrations of ms pages, title pages; (from the jacket information): "...an eccentric genius, and his casual attitude to his own writing has rendered the publication of a definitive bibliography not only desirable but indispensable...lists all the published writings of Dylan Thomas, arranged chronologically in sections: poems, books... Read more
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$45.00
Out of Bounds Contemporary Long Island Photographers

Out of Bounds Contemporary Long Island Photographers

by Chwatsky, Ann (Guest Curator)

East Hampton New York: Guild Hall Museum, 1989. 32 pages; illustrated in black and white throughout; cataloguing pieces by Martin Brett Axon, Teri Barbero, Dianne Blell, Luis Camnitzer, Dean Chamberlain, Laurence M. Gartel, Ralph Gibson, Joan Harrison, Yoshi Higa, Paul Ickovic with Anna Sergevna Ourusoff, Kelsey/Lehr, Gerald Pryor, Val Telberg, Gwenn Thomas; (from Ann Chwatsky, guest curator's Introduction): "...chosen because they have responded to photography's technical and aesthetic... Read more
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$35.00
A Perpetual Calendar of Poems

A Perpetual Calendar of Poems

by Axelrod, David B

Sicily: Coop Antigruppo Siciliano Cross-Cultural Communications, 1989. 29 pages; limited edition # 15 of 54 of a signed 'Collectors Edition' on Amatruda paper of Amalfi gr. 180 and Modigliana paper, gr. 150, printed and bound by Stampatori Tipolitografi Associati Palerme, Sicily; a selection of short poetry, English and Italian versions, of the months of the year, each graphically represented by artist Nicolo d'Alessandro with black and white pen & ink drawings; approx. 8 1/2" x 12... Read more
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$125.00
Four Cabinet Card Photograph Views of Pau, France By Lafon 3, Rue Henri-IV Pau Eaux-Bonnes Etablissement Thermal. Vue Générale, Le Chateau et La Basse Ville Vue Prise Du Parc, Environs Des Eaux-Bonnes Cascade De Discoo Eaux-Chaudes L'Etablissement Thermal

Four Cabinet Card Photograph Views of Pau, France By Lafon 3, Rue Henri-IV Pau Eaux-Bonnes Etablissement Thermal. Vue Générale, Le Chateau et La Basse Ville Vue Prise Du Parc, Environs Des Eaux-Bonnes Cascade De Discoo Eaux-Chaudes L'Etablissement Thermal

by (Pau)

Pau France: Librairie.- Papeterie Lafon 3, Rue Henri-IV Pau Eaux-Bonnes Etablissement Thermal Each cabinet-card size views; with Lafon, Pau credit on backs of two, all with identifiers on front; no date but circa 1880s; fairly clear images, some fading; light wear; very good condition, interesting Pau, France views.. Very Good.
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$20.00
2 Photographs of McKey Liquor Store and Also Star Deli 86th Street Bay Ridge Brooklyn New York Taken 1992

2 Photographs of McKey Liquor Store and Also Star Deli 86th Street Bay Ridge Brooklyn New York Taken 1992

by (Brooklyn)

Brooklyn New York, 1992. Identified on back; also shows Regal market, haircutting salon on corner in background; no date but circa 1970s; approx. 4" x 5 1/2" format; light wear; very good condition, interesting Bay Ridge Brooklyn photographic & business history ephemera.. Very Good.
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$5.00
C. 1909 Millers' Shoes Easter Window Display Cabinet Card

C. 1909 Millers' Shoes Easter Window Display Cabinet Card

by (Photography)

Ohio: Millers' Shoes, 1909. Black and white cabinet-card image of this shoe store's Easter holiday display, with dozens of this emporium's wares visible on tiered displays and stands in the window, decorated with lights and lilies on an elaborate arched frame - men's & women's shoe styles, most with visible pricing cards and at center, an expensive-looking camera with lens facing towards viewer; back of mount card with date and identification of store, from an (indecipherable to... Read more
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$45.00
1900 - 1906 4 Partially Printed Documents Relating to the Shipping Business of Swan & Son, New York

1900 - 1906 4 Partially Printed Documents Relating to the Shipping Business of Swan & Son, New York

by (Swan & Son Ship Chandlers)

New York: Swan & Son, 1900. 4 documents include: a 1900 disbursement on Da Costa & Co. Barbados paper, for the Am. Bktine. "John Swan" signed by the master F.S. Nash and countersigned by Middleton & Co. on back; 1900 Standard Oil Co. of N.Y. Devoe Works for wharfage of the Bk. Emila, signed and countered on back by Swan & Son for the ship; in 1903 the same vessel is towed to sea and through Jekyl Creak(sic) by the South Atlantic Towing Co. of Brunswick Ga; and 1906 another Swan... Read more
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$45.00
L'autocaricature Conversations Avec Claude Glayman

L'autocaricature Conversations Avec Claude Glayman

by Tim

Paris: Stock, 1974. 303 pages; inscribed and signed on the 1/2 title page, with a characteristic humorous illustration by Tim "Pour Mary Reed en souvenir d'un week-end...affectueusement Tim 10 .2. 75"; illustrated throughout with black and white caricatures and deeply satirical drawings and cartoons by Tim; one of the series, Les Grands Journalistes Collection Dirigée Par Claude Glayman; French text; some soiling & wear to paper wrap covers; overall, very good condition.. Signed... Read more
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$45.00