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Nacht en Morgen en andere verhalen Door den hoofdredacteur van "De vriend van oud en jong"

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Leiden, R. Fuik: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38591

Condition: Very Good


96 p., [2] bl. pages; Date is approximate. Publisher's brown cloth, covers decoratively stamped in blind and lettered in gilt. Colored frontispiece and three full page chromolithographed plates. (The frontispiece and the first of the plates are mounted on heavier coated paper stock; the first plate appears to have been mounted over another plate, of which just a tiny bit of the border is now visible). Very minor wear and rubbing to the spine ends, just a hint of cracking to the inner hinges, text paper is slightly toned thorughout, but a very good copy of this scarce Dutch book for children... View more info

PRINTS AND DRAWINGS BY AMERICAN ARTISTS OF THE EARLY PART OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Cambridge, R.M. Light and Company: 1957

Seller ID: 40412

Condition: Very Good+


16 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Light toning at edges of wrappers. OCLC: 3772795; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

BIRDS AND BEASTS JANUARY 4 THROUGH 30, 1969

By: Anonymous

Price: $8.94

Publisher: New York, Graham Gallery: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40417

Condition: Fine


16 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 11926853 Interesting uncommon exhibition catalogue ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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The World is at your Door

By: Anonymous

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Kansas City, TWA - Trans World Airline: 1946

Seller ID: 37121

Condition: Very Good


A quadri-fold broadsheet, richly illustrated and printed in tones of red, tan, blue and black. Dated on the TWA copyright slug in the margin: "March, 1946." This handsomely designed sheet was issued to promote TWA's stunning proposal to offer a round-the-world air service. The routes already approved by the Civil Aeronautics Board are in depicted in bold red lines; the proposed routes to complete the circumnavigation service were added in dotted lines. After breaking Pan American World Airways' legal designation as the United States' sole international carrier, TWA began trans-Atla... View more info

DAWA GEL

By: Anonymous

Price: $3.94

Publisher: Wander: 1949

Seller ID: 41112

Condition: Very Good


17 pages; 16 page booklet with recipes and suggestions for Dawa Gel - a gelatin product produced by Wander company which also invented Ovaltine (originally Ovomaltine) German Language; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

RELIGIOUS INDEPENDENCE - EXTRACTED FROM THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA

By: Anonymous

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Middletown [CT], Printed By T. & J. B. Dunning: 1802

Seller ID: 37135

Condition: Very Good


8vo: 15 & [1, blank] pp. Stitched (appears to be disbound, the sewing imay be later, using the old stab-holes in the gutter margin) . This offprint is identified on the title page as having been 'For David Parsons, D. D. Amherst' -- in an old ink inscription [likely written by Parsons]. David Parsons [1749-1823] was born in Amherst, New Hampshire, and was graduated from Harvard in 1771. He was pastor of the Congregational Church in Amherst from 1782-1819, (during which period, he declined the Chair of Divinity at Yale, in 1795. He donated the land on which Amherst College sits, and played a ma... View more info

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THE NEAR EAST FROM WITHIN

By: Anonymous

Price: $84.94

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39513

Condition: Very Good


viii, 256 pages; Clean and tight in original navy blue cloth with gilt lettering and gilt image of crescent moon and star. Clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering and the image of a crescent moon and star; cloth mildly rubbed at spine ends. Frontispiece photograph of Peter I of Servia, 12 addition photogravure portraits of various leaders in Servia, Eypt; Roumania; Greece, Bulgaria, etc. Chapter headings include: Sultan Abdul Hamid; Life in Constantinople; Sultan Mohammed V; Russian influence in Constantinople; Sheikh-ul-Islam; Khedive Abbas Hilmi; Emperor William... View more info

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STYLE BOOK - Men's Fashions showing What to Wear for Autumn and Winter 1910

By: Anonymous

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Chicago, Universal Tailoring Co.: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40612

Condition: Very Good+


16 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. Wonderful advertising booklet with image of a fisherman and a Native America in a canoe. Illustrated throughout with men in suits, overcoats, evening wear and vests. View more info

PHARMACOPOEA BORUSSICA

By: Anonymous

Price: $149.94

Publisher: Berolini [Berlin], Rudolphus Decker: 1846

Seller ID: 41511

Condition: Very Good


xiv, [2], 312 pages; Contemporary half plum-colored diced calf (or roan leather) , over pattern-printed boards, flat spine paneled with pairs of gilt rules, title lettered in gilt in the second panel. Plain endpapers moderately foxed, as are the first and last few leaves -- most of the text has only light scattered foxing and faint browning to a few leaves. Sixth revised edition of this important Prussian parmacopoea, first published in 1799. See Schelenz 728: [Schlelenz, Geschichte der Pharmazie -- "Gegenüber der editio quinta von 1829 erweitert, neu gegliedert (nämlich alphabetisch) un... View more info

Image for Zora Živadinovic Davidovic izlozba kostimografije : Salon Muzeja primenjene umetnosti, Beograd april 1984

Zora Živadinovic Davidovic izlozba kostimografije : Salon Muzeja primenjene umetnosti, Beograd april 1984

By: Anonymous

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Beograd (Belgrade, Serbia), Ashria - Muzej primenjene umetnosti: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41957

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated pages; publisher's wrappers, with an illustration in sepia and lettering in black on the front cover. Clean, very good copy. Seven plates in sepia halftones. Text in Serbian and French. With a bibliography and chronological account of work by the subject. There is a note, printed at the foot of the rear flap of the wrapper, suggesting a small edition was issued -- "Tiraz 800." OCLC Number: 437613262. View more info

PHILADELPHIA AND ITS ENVIRONS AND THE RAILROAD SCENERY OF PENNSYLVANIA

By: Anonymous

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1875

Seller ID: 41114

Condition: Very Good-


110; 50 pages; With 225 Illustrations and a double-page map of Philadelphia. OCLC: 3661579 Original brown cloth binding worn at spine ends and corners, lacks free endpapers. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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Journal Historique Et Politique Des Principaux Événements Des Différentes Cours de L'Europe including "Traite de paix entre l'Angleterre & les Caraïbes de l'isle Saint-Vincent"

By: Anonymous

Price: $949.99

Publisher: Genève [but probably Paris], Ch.- J. Panckoucke: 1773

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41470

Condition: Very Good


On offer here is an attractive volume in 18th century full calf, bound in the French style, (flat spine with floral tools in gilt, red label lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers, edges decoratively stained red). The volume in which these interesting numbers of the now-scarce 'Journal Historique Et Politique Des Principaux Événements Des Différentes Cours de L'Europe' is in a handsome contemporary binding which shows only minor rubbing -- mostly along the hinges, apart from some moderate fraying and loss at the corners and erosion of the top cap of the spine, exposing the headband. The origi... View more info

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HISTORY OF BATTLE-FLAG DAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 1879

By: Anonymous

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Hartford, Lockwood & Merritt: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41728

Condition: Very Good


290 pages; Original owner's name on ffep (John Tweedy) and two pages noting James Brattle Burbank (first as Major in the Official Order of the Day for the Parade and later as General with the Twentieth Infantry). Otherwise the text is clean and tight in original royal blue cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and gilt decoration (image of tattered U.S. and Connecticut flags) on front cover. Some wear at spine and corners, still a nice example of this scarce book. John Tweedy was the son-in-law of Brigadier General James Brattle Burbank, U.S.A., who was born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1... View more info

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JELL-O SNACKTIVITIES COOKBOOK

By: Anonymous

Price: $3.94

Publisher: Jell-o Company: 2000

Seller ID: 40970

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers. Fun recipes for kid-please snacks: Jigglers Geometric Shapes; Funny Face Desserts; Dirt Cups; Pudding in a Cloud; etc. View more info

Image for The Glory of Maryland as depicted by the Hauenstein Murals in the Maryland Room of Olney Inn, Olney, Maryland

The Glory of Maryland as depicted by the Hauenstein Murals in the Maryland Room of Olney Inn, Olney, Maryland

By: Anonymous

Price: $17.94

Publisher: Baltimore, Schneidereith & Sons: 1939

Seller ID: 42215

Condition: Very Good+


12 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. The Olney Inn was a very popular restaurant just outside Washington, DC. President Franklin Roosevelt and many other notable politicians dined there. The Hauenstein Murals were a major attraction adding to the historic ambience. View more info

Miracle de nostre dame la marquise de la Gaudine qui par laccusemen~t de loncle de son mari auq[ue]l son mari lauoit com~ise a garder fu condampnee a ardoir, Dont Anthenor p[ar] le co~mendeme~t d[e] Nostre dame sen combati a loncle et le desconfit en champ... Imprime nouuelleme~t a Paris

By: Anonymous

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Paris, Par Crapelet chez Silvestre: 1841

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 41495

Condition: Very Good


[33 ff.] pages; Old marbled paper-covered boards, ms. title on label mounted to the front cover. 33 leaves, unpaginated. Text printed in a gothic black letter type, with 2 woodcut illustrations. The long title transcribes the manuscript original, including its dropped letter abbreviations: "Miracle de nostre dame la marq[ui]se de la Gaudine qui par laccusemen~t de loncle de son mari auq[ue]l son mari lauoit com~ise a garder fu condampnee a ardoir, Dont Anthenor p[ar] le co~mendeme~t d[e] Nostre dame sen combati a loncle et le desconfit en champ. Et est le dict miracle a XVII person~aig... View more info

Image for Canning, Preserving & Jelly Making Made Easy By Using a 'Wear-Ever' Aluminum Canner and a 'Wear-Ever' Preserving Kettle

Canning, Preserving & Jelly Making Made Easy By Using a 'Wear-Ever' Aluminum Canner and a 'Wear-Ever' Preserving Kettle

By: Anonymous

Price: $5.94

Publisher: New Kensington, Aluminum Cooking Utensil Company: 1910

Seller ID: 39637

Condition: Near Fine


23 pages; Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers with charming image of a young boy sneaking a spoonful of jam from an aluminum pot. Many recipes included for canning peaches, green beans, tomatoes, carrots, berries, pears, apples, currant Jelly, Orange Marmalade, Peach Preserves, Preserved Plums, Rhubarb, etc. OCLC 42287846 Date is approximate View more info

Image for AMERICAN MUSEUM  Claverton Manor; Bath

AMERICAN MUSEUM Claverton Manor; Bath

By: Anonymous

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Bath, Claverton Manor: 1962

Seller ID: 39859

Condition: Near Fine


12 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Illustrations (b&w) throughout. OLC: 66528533 Date is approximate, not printed in book. The American Museum in Britain is based at Claverton Manor, near Bath, England, in a house, designed by Jeffry Wyatville and built in the 1820s on the site of a manor bought by Ralph Allen in 1758, replacing the manor house built by Ralph of Shrewsbury around 1340. The museum was founded by two antique collectors, an American, Dallas Pratt (August 21, 1914 – May 20, 1994)[7] and a Briton, John Judkyn (1913 – July 27, 1963)[8] and opened to th... View more info

Image for Wallace and Co. Fine Confections 31 Cortlandt St., New York Factory: 160-166 Monroe St

Wallace and Co. Fine Confections 31 Cortlandt St., New York Factory: 160-166 Monroe St

By: Anonymous

Price: $5.94

Publisher: NY, Wallace and Co.: 1890

Seller ID: 39235

Condition: Very Good-


1 pages; An illustrated trade card for Wallace and Co. confectioners in New York City. Date is approximate. Charming image of four young girls in dresses and bonnets shoveling snow from a walk. 1/8 inche tear at top edge, otherwise quite nice condition. View more info

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Cherrelyn Horse Car, Denver Colo.

By: Anonymous

Price: $4.94

Publisher: Denver, Barkalow Bros.: 1907

Seller ID: 39236

Condition: Very Good-


1 pages; An illustrated trade card for Cherrelyn Horse Car, Denver Colorado. Very Good with a faint crease at upper right corner. Charming image of an open car on rails with the conductor/driver, four passengers ana a horse aboard. A popular tourist attraction that operated from 1883 to 1910 in Denver, Colorado. The Cherrelyn Line was built in 1883 by the Southside Investment Company and operated until 1910. Hitched to a single car at Hampden and Broadway, the horse pulled the car up a steep Broadway hill one-and-a-half miles to a small shopping area called Cherrelyn. At this high poi... View more info