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P.T. Barnum’s Great Roman Hippodrome occupying entire block between Madison and Fourth Avenues, and 26th and 27th Streets. Programme. Tuesday, July 28. . . Great Congress of Nations. . . Lilliput. . . .

by [BARNUM, P.[hineas] T.[aylor] -- PRINTER’S PROOF].

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[New York: H.Lloyd, care of P.T. Barnum’s Hippodrome, 1874]. Folio. [4 pp (unpaginated)], bifolium printed only on recto of first leaf, verso of second. With large woodcut engraving of the Hippodrome showing chariots and horses signed by E. Purcell (10 x 5.5 in.), woodcut engraved portrait of Barnum, illustrated ads for Macy & Co., and Moseman & Brother Harness manufacturers. Self-printed wrappers (light creasing, minor toning to fore-edges, slight wear), still an excellent copy. First edition, thus, of this exceedingly scarce printer’s proof for one of the last shows of the Great Roman Hippodrome performed in New York before it moved to Boston for it’s run there. This show opened in New York in the spring of 1874 and ran until August 1, 1874, and its most famous attraction was the Congress of Nations as listed on the first page here which opened its performances. These performances featured primarily equestrian events, but this scheme included national chariots bearing performers reenacting… Read more
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PCI design handbook. Precast and prestressed concrete. . . .

by [STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING -- CONCRETE].

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9780937040232
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Chicago::: Prestressed Concrete Institute, [1985]. 4to. [Approx. 400 pp (sections separately paginated)]. 100s of text figures, diagrams, tables. Blue cloth, white lettrng (mnr bmpng to couple crnrs), VG. Third edition of this excellent reference.
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PT 109. John F. Kennedy in World War II.

by [KENNEDY]. DONOVAN, Robert J.

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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., [1961]. 8vo. 220 pp. Numerous photos, maps on endpapers. Blue boards, w/ d.j. (mnr edgewear), VG/VG. B.C. edition.
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Pa was a farmer.

by HERMAN, Al.

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Portland, OR: Allan Herman, [New-Wood Press], 1972. 4to. 95, [1] pp. Numerous photo illustrations, text illustrations. Gold illustrated softcovers (slight shelfwear), VG copy, inscribed on ffep. to Dr. John Seal First edition, inscribed.
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Pacific tugboats. Photographs from the Joe Williamson Marine Collection.

by NEWELL, Gordon.

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Seattle: Superior Publishing Co, [1957]. 4to. 191, [1] pp. Photo frntsp., 100s of photo illusts. Quarter-yellow cloth over brick-red boards, brwn lettrng, w/ d.j., NF/NF copy. First edition, early printing.
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Pacific Northwest millwork catalogue Number Four. Frames, sash, windows, doors, millwork and art glass.

by [ARCHITECTURE --CATALOGUE].

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Portland, OR: Dempsey, Kimsey & Downs, [W.P. Fuller & Co.], 1927. 8vo. 130 pp. Over 250 text illustrations (some in colour), diagrams. Quarter-brown cloth over tan illustrated softcovers, rounded corners, cover art of Jazz Age doorway, with stylishly dressed flappers, printed in orange & blue (minor soiling, shelfwear), still VG copy. First edition, thus, of this excellent trade catalogue of Jazz Age millwork. This is an invaluable reference for anyone researching or restoring a 1920 American Arts & Crafts house, with detailed illustrations on window frames, sashes, casements, doors & screen doors, door frames, garage doors, mouldings, glass, cut up windows, check rail windows, stained glass studio sashes, and more.
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San Francisco: Passenger Department, Southern Pacific Co., 1907-1908. Fourteen works in one vol. 12mo. 15, [1]; 95, [1]; 95, [1]; 96; 96; 39, [1]; 59, [3]; 24; 80; 112; 24; 63, [1]; 38, [2]; 79, [1] pp. With 100s of text photo illustrations, illustrations, maps. Each with colour-lithograph and printed illustrated softcovers preserved, bound together in contemporary green cloth, black lettering on spine, patterned endpapers (wear & chipping head & foot of spine, minor fraying), still interior works in excellent condition. First Sammelband edition of these fourteen land promotion works issued by the Southern Pacific from June, 1907 through March, 1908, extolling the economic opportunities, and lands available in the West at the beginning of the 20th century. The works outline the agricultural, mining, logging, industrial, and homesteading possibilities in California, Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, and northern Mexico, with maps in every work. In addition, the scenic excursion possibilities to the… Read more
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Pacific square-riggers. Pictorial history of the great windships of yesteryear.

by GIBBS, Jim.

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New York: Bonanza Books, [1977]. 4to. 192 pp. Photo frntsp., 100s of photo illusts., text illusts. Half-gray cloth over blue boards, blue lettrng, w/ d.j. NF/NF. First Bonanza edition of this history of the Schooners, Barkentines, and Bounty Earners that sailed to the West Coast.
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Pacific square-riggers. Pictorial history of the great windships of yesteryear.

by GIBBS, Jim.

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Seattle: Superior Publishing Co., [1969]. 4to. 192 pp. Photo frntsp., 100s of photo illusts., text illusts. Blue boards, blue lettrng, w/ d.j. (mnr creasng, couple mnr clsd tears, mnr scuffng), VG/VG- copy. First edition of this history of the Schooners, Barkentines, and Bounty Earners that sailed to the West Coast.
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Pacific wonderland. A book of Australia. With a foreword by Lieutenant-General George H. Brett.

by BARRETT, Charles.

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London: Cassell & Co., Ltd, 1942. 4to. 194, [6] pp. Colour frntsp., numerous blk & wht plates, colour plates. Cream-coloured boards, blue lettrng (vry mnr shlfwr, slght bmpng to hd & ft of spine), w/ d.j. (edgewear, chppng ft of spine, bk cvr w/ tear), VG/G-, from library of Major Horace Miller, w/ ownrshp inscrptn on ffep. First edition.
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Pacific graveyard. A narrative of the ships lost where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean.

by GIBBS, James A., Jr.

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Portland, OR: Binfords & Mort, [1950]. 8vo. 173, [1] pp. Numerous photo illust., maps on endpapers. Blue cloth (wrn, ex-lib mrkngs on endpapers, tape repairs to joints, offsetting, w/ d.j. (edgewear, rubbng, w/o flaps), G-/G ex-lib copy. First edition.
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Pacific Steamboats.

by NEWELL, Gordon & WILLIAMSON, Joe.

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New York: Bonanza Books, [c. 1958]. 4to. 196, [4] pp. Photo frntsp., 100s of photo illusts. Gray cloth, black lettering, w/ d.j. (minor shelfwear, soiling, some scuffing), NF/VG copy. First Bonanza edition.
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Pacific shores from Panama. Illustrations by the author.

by PEIXOTTO, Ernest.

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New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1913. Tall 8vo. xiv, 285, [1] pp. Frntsp. etching, numerous etchings, many text illusts., illust. map endpapers. Blue-green cloth, gilt decorated colour illust. on frnt cvr (mnr shlfwr, slght rubbng to crnrs), still a VG copy. First edition of this wonderfully illustrated work by Peixotto, of his travels through Panama, Peru, along the Oroya Railway, Cuzco, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia, and back up through Guatemala, Mexico, and into San Francisco.
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Packaging Catalog. 1942 Edition. [Practical information on packaging; Catalogs of machinery,...
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Packaging Catalog. 1942 Edition. [Practical information on packaging; Catalogs of machinery, equipment and supplies used in packaging industries; Complete buyers’ guide. . . ].

by [PACKAGING --CATALOGUE]. [BRESKIN, Charles A., BROWNE, Christopher W., HAGENS, Pearl, VINTON, Iris, RUTHER, Donald R.]

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New York: Packaging Catalog Corporation, 1942. Tall thick 4to. 641, [1] pp. With 100s of typography font samples, text diagrams, photo illustrations, tipped-in paper samples, plastic samples, foils, cellophane, box labels, rubber, crepe paper wadding (many large folding tables). Embossed simulated tan calf cloth binding, embossed borders, raised gilt lettering front cover & spine, linen thumb-tabs at fore-edges (minor shelfwear & rubbing, slight bumping to corners, a few closed tears at thumb tabs, occasional offsetting), still a VG copy w/ wartime restrictions notifications issued after Pearl Harbor, as well as a couple samples removed (aluminum & rubber), w/ notices that World War II restrictions restricted their uses. First edition, thus, of this scarce and expansive sample catalogue on product packaging during World War II. This trade catalogue offers an invaluable reference work on the artwork, materials, and window display designs for retail packaging on the Homefront, with continuing… Read more
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Packard One-Twenty, Packard Six -- of a distinguished family: Packard for 1937. [Dealer’s showroom brochure].

by [AUTOMOBILES -- PACKARD].

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Detroit, MI: Packard Motor Car Company, 1936. Oblong 8vo. 9 x 6 in. [12 pp (unpaginated)]. Colour-illustrated throughout, numerous colour plates reproducing the dealer posters for car models, colour tinted photo illustrations, text diagrams. Colour-illustrated softcovers, stylized cover art of Packard hubs, and Art Deco lettering in red, blue & silver on white background (minor toning & shelfwear to fore-edges, slight creasing to spine, very minor rubbing to corners), still VG bright copy, w/ former dealership stamp on front cover. First edition of this scarce original promotional brochure for the Packard 120 which was the mid-priced and more economical of the 8-cylinder autos, when Packard was still the premier luxury automobile, as well as the introduction of the Packard Six. The 120 models with two different trim packages included the Touring Sedan, Sedan, Club Sedan, Touring, Business & Sport Convertible Coupes. The Six was offered in the same styles, but smaller wheel base, less trim packages,… Read more
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Packards at speed.

by [PACKARD]. NEAL, Robert J.

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Kent, WA: Aero-Marine History Publishing Co., [1995]. Folio. 342 pp. With 100s of colour and black & white illustrations, photos, text illustrations, colour-illustrated endpapers. Gray textured boards, gilt lettering front cover & spine, w/ d.j. (minor shelfwear), NF/NF copy, signed by author on title. First edition, signed, of this lavishly illustrated and produced history of Packard high-powered racing boats, hydroplanes, racing cars, airplanes, and more. Packard produced more than 120 different high-performance non-automotive engines, and this work offers an invaluable reference.
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Pageant of India.

by YEATS-BROWN, F[rancis].

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Philadelphia: Macrae-Smith-Company, 1942. 8vo. 304 pp. Orange cloth, brwn lettrng, w/ d.j. (slght chppng ft of spine, shlfwr), VG/VG-, w/ frmr ownrshp signature on ffep. First edition, 3rd printing of this historical analysis of India and the British Empire.
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Paidar beauty parlor equipment. Catalog Number 46.

by [BARBER SHOP CATALOGUE]. [PAIDAR, Emil J.]

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[Chicago & New York; Dallas, TX: Emil J. Paidar Company; E.A. Fretz Co., Beautician’s Supplies & Euipment, 403 No. Akard St., [1938]. Oblong 4to.m 12.4 x 9.4 in. 83, [1] pp. Illustrated title in red & black, illustrations & photos throughout coloured in green, or tan wood-grain. Blue-printed softcovers, preserved and mounted in recent black pebbled cloth binding, slight scuffing, soiling to softcovers), still NF copy. First edition of this scarce trade catalogue filled with beautifully designed Art Deco chrome trimmed beautician fixtures, cosmetic bars, facial chairs, booth units, and more all meant to evoke the Ocean Liners of the 1930s. The Paidar Company swept up in Art Deco design elements introduced a line-up of modernist influenced waiting room settees, chairs, and davenports, side tables, and barber chairs. These beauty shop fixtures featured such names as The Hollywood trimmed in Hazelwood, with Walnut Stain, The Normandy featuring Hazelwood veneers, with Walnut Stain, and many others, all… Read more
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Painted veils. With twelve illustrations in color by Majeska. . . .

by HUNEKER, James [Gibbons].

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New York: Horace Liveright, 1929. Tall 8vo. 310 pp. Title in red & black. Colour frontisp., 11 colour plates. Black cloth, elaborately gilt decorated spine, orange & red morocco spine label, w/ d.j. (minor chipping head of spine, dustsoiling), F/VG copy, preserved in open-backed slipcase, printed labels on cover & spine (some edgewear, rubbing), numbered on limitation page. First Majeska edition, No. 55 of 1250 copies, with beautiful illustrations. This novel published originally in 1920 just before the author’s death, surrounds the adventures of the hero who has fallen in love with an opera soprano in New York. This edition contains the beautiful illustrations of Madame Yna Majeska, noted costume designer for the Ziegfeld follies, and Cecil B. DeMille, who also illustrated in Vanity Fair.
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Painted moccasin. With a frontispiece in color by the author.

by MOON, Carl.

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1931. 8vo. [8], 318 pp. Colour frontisp., illust. title page, illust. endpapers by Moon. Green cloth, gilt lettering on front cover (minor dustsoiling & toning to fore-edges, shelfwear), w/ d.j. cover art by Carl Moon (minor chipping head & foot of spine, small tear to upper right corner, some dustsoiling), VG/VG- copy. First edition of this historical fiction set against the backdrop of the Pueblo Indians in the Southwest. Carl Moon was noted for his photographs of the Pueblo Indians, and various other tribes in Arizona, New Mexico, and Oklahoma, as well as for his paintings. He and his wife settled in Pasadena, California in 1914, where they collaborated on their famed books -- Indian Legends in Rhyme, and Lost Indian Magic.
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