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Penbrokshyre [Pembrokeshire], by John Speed

Speed, John : Penbrokshyre described and the sittuations both of Penbroke and St Davids Shewed in due form as they were taken by John Speed. Sold by Bassett and Chiswell. Size approx 510mm x 380mm ( 20 x 15 inches). Early hand coloured double page copper…

From Roz Hulse


Lithograph Wall Chart] Structural Differential by Korzybski, Alfred (1879-1950)

New York: Rand McNally & Co. , 1949. RARE lithograph wall chart for the device called the "Structural Differential" which Alfred Korzybski patented in 1925 as a means to aid in visualizing the process he called "abstracting". This …

From Dale Steffey Books


Portrait and Biographical Album of WILL COUNTY, ILLINOIS containing Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County 1890 by Chapman Brothers

Book is in Near Fine condition but leather cover is fragile/Fair. All around gilt, spine is very worn and the hinges are cracked with the covers almost detached. 771 pages plus transportation. Also includes portraits and biographies of all the presidents …

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(City / Town Plan - Toledo, Spain): Toletum by Braun, Georg and Hogenberg, Franz

Braun & Hogenberg, 1598. Near fine, early color, latin edition (applicable text verso). Very decorative town plan of Toledo, Spain from this edition of the famous city atlas. Cherubim, palace, temple all present as separate images. These plans are wel…

From The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books


(Map of colonial northeastern Canada): Partie Orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada...Terre-Neuve...Nouvelle Ecosse Acadie...T. Conrad Lotter Graveur et Geogr by Lotter, Conrad (Seutter, Albrecht Carl)

Augusburg: Tobias Conrad Lotter and Albrecht Karl Seutter, 1756. Very good copperplate engraving with a right marginal tear not affecting image, repaired verso with archival tape. Some restoration to left margin (not affecting main image), and entire map …

From The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books


Great Combination! Atlas, Almanac and Receipt Book, 1884, 1885 by [The Centaur Company]

Stapled pictorial wraps. Includes ephemerides, maps and cooking recipes throughout, all for the New York patent medicine firm Centaur, producers of Castoria and Centaur Liniment. Culinary & medicinal recipes, as well as short stories and vignettes. In pub…

From William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA


Devonshire with Excester Described by SPEED, John

John Sudbury & George Humble, 1623. A early edition of Speed's map of Devon. Fabulous later full wash hand colouring. A couple of minor paper flaws add character to this wonderful map which is nearly four hundred years old. Framed and double-glaze…

From Roger Collicott Books


The Diamond Atlas: The Eastern Hemisphere by Morse, Charles W

New York: Samuel N. Gaston, 1857. This antique hardcover book is bound in tan leather boards, with a black leather spine label and gilt spine lettering. Some cover, edgewear; some chipping to top of spine; wear on spine where second label was removed; ant…

From Popeks Books, IOBA



Istanbul: The general staff section, 1875 Map. Very Good. No Binding. Military map of Kara Dag (Mont Negro), Ottoman General staff section in 1291 (1875) after the map which made by the Austrian military geographical section in 1869 about Kara Dag and env…

From Archive


Travels of Ali Bey In Morocco, Tripoli, Cyprus, Egypt, Arabia, Syria, and Turkey. Volume One by Ali Bey

Part of a Two volumes set. See Volume Two. Numerous B/W pictures, drawings, maps in separate folders. Introduction by Robin Bidwell.…

From Lansdowne Books


Avrupa-i Osmani Haritasi (Wall map of the Ottoman Europe), extra ordinary copy of an Ottoman lieutenant

205 x 137 cm. extra ordinary Ottoman wall map of the Ottoman Europe prınted ın colors, folding paper on cloth. Signatures by the first lieutenant M. İhsan.…

From Archive


Railway guide with popular routes for summer and winter tourists by WEBSTER, Effie. SEART, A.T

1879 Railway Guide RAILROAD Tourists COLORADO Chicago Illinois Illustrated MAPS 'Railway Guide' is a tourist guidebook depicting the Railway Transportation System and its natural scenes and cityscapes along its route with popular manufacturers and intere…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


A compleat history of the piratical states of Barbary : viz. Algiers, Tunis, Tripoli and Morocco : containing the origin, revolutions, and present state of these kingdoms, their forces, revenues, policy, and commerce : illustrated with a plan of Algiers, and a map of Barbary by TASSY, Laugier de

1750 1ed Barbary PIRATES Ottoman Algiers Laugier Tassy Morocco Africa MAP In 1725, French historian Laugier de Tassy published an extensive and important history of the Ottoman Algiers. 'The Complete History of the Piratical States of Barbary', as it is…

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