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FOTOGRAFLA TURKIYE ( TURKEY IN PICTURES)

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Ankara , Turkey, General Direction of the Press: 0

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 991029-J

Condition: Very Good


Ankara , Nd.,Hardcover with orange cloth boards screw binding (binder). Illustarted with black & white photogravers illustrations . A well made book on the Turkish Republic ,with great photos by Othmar Pferschy. Text in English , French and German . Condition , Very Good . very light stains on the back cover board , crease on th e title page . Size: 10 " x 13" Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Dolls of the Victoria and Albert Museum

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1960

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 111101-H

Condition: Very Fine


1st.ed. 1960 paper wraps, small picture book no. 50. unpaged with 28 black and white plates.A rare little booklet from Her Majesty's press .Condition as stated ,a very clean and tight booklet . Size: 5"-7"tall View more info

WOOD'S MAGAZINE

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Wood's: 1874

Seller ID: 041202-E

Condition: Very Good


1874 Wood's Magazine bound for one year ,Hardcover with leather corners and spine with black marble boards.Many stories on temperance ,illustrated with black and white wood cut prints.Condition : very good with some edge ware and some light rubs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Historical Development of American Paintings

By: N/A

Price: $1,650.00

Publisher: Detroit, Detroit Publishing Co.: 1918

Seller ID: 011303-C

Condition: Very Fine


First Edition 1918 , Set of photography of the great works of American art at the time of publication. Listed are one hundred prints in Platinum Print finsh, tone black and white . each print is identifed in the print also with an embrossed thistle at the bottom of each print margin .The Detroit Publishing Co. , founded by the photographer William Henry Jaskson was the best in making of post cards , photographic portfios and other photographic work. This set was sold back in 1918 at a price of $100.00 per set.Listed here are some of the American Artist : John Singer Sargent , John Singleton Co... View more info

The Way For A Child To Do Good

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa, American Sunday School Union: 1836

Inscription: Ex. Owner Inscriabed

Seller ID: 012203-M

Condition: Very Good


1836 , Haedcover with a black leather spine and marble boards, spine has gilded letters. Illustrated with a wood cut black and white frontispiece , with 34 pp. A scarce little book .Condition : Very good with edge ware at the spine and light foxing to some of the pages. see picture at , gibbsbooks. Size: 3.5" x 6" View more info

Aperture # 108 , Witness to Crisis

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Aperture: 1987

Seller ID: 090102-K

ISBN: 0893812757

Condition: Very Fine


Aperture # 108 , 1987 softcover , illustrated with black and white photos. This is a very scares issue . Size: 9"-10 1/2" Tall View more info

RODIN : 10 Planches

By: N/A

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Editions Braun & Cie:

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 110902-T

Condition: Very Fine


Undated (c.1940s) This is a very unsual folio containing 10 Rodin Photograver prints all tipped to heavy brown board with small text at bottom identifing the work .A very scarce small folio in the cover it was issued in, also with a photograver tipped to the cover.see picture. Condition , Cover soiled and rubbed, plates Very Fine. Size: 6X9 Tall View more info

PHOTOGRAPHIC VIEW ALBUM OF INVERNESS AND DISTRICT

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Inverness , Scotland, Melven Bro.:

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 041510-A

Condition: Very Good


No Date ( 1900c ) , green hardcover with gilded letters and design , Published by Melven Bros. Booksellers & Stationers 29 Union St. , Inverness . Unpaginated with ( 26 pages ) and 29 photos of the district in black and white . A nice look back at this town . Condition : Very Good , spine has some small rips with rubs to the covers . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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RUDOLPH VALENTINO ( Rudy )

By: N/A

Price: $18,000.00

Publisher: Hollywood , Cal ., 0:

Inscription: Autographed

Seller ID: 121509-S

Condition: Fine


1924c. This vintage black & white photo by the Hollywood photographer James Abbe (1883 - 1973) is of Rudolph Valentino ( 1895 - 1926 ) . This personalized vintage photo of Valentino sitting on a couch with a book on his lap is a scarce image of this Silent Movie Star in relaxed full view shot ( scarce in pose and signed). The photo is now matted and framed . The autograph is to a friend ( **** to one of the sweetest girls I know, Rudy ). Signed photos of Valentino are extremely rear and photos by this photographer are also scarce to the market . Over all framed size : 17.5" x 15.5" . S... View more info

SELECTIONS FROM THE GOSPELS IN CHINESE ( Mirror Series A )

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Conn., Department of Oriental Studies Yale University: 1941

Seller ID: 041513-P

Condition: Very Good


1941 , Soft cover with illustrated wraps in green stiff paper 11 page in English text and 11 page in Chinese text . Condition : Very Good , with aging to the wrappers corner curl at the bottom , ex-owners name penned to first blank page. View more info

SELECTIONS FROM THE GOSPELS IN CHINESE ( Mirror Series A )

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Conn., Department of Oriental Studies Yale University: 1941

Seller ID: 0415130P

Condition: Very Good


1941 , Soft cover with illustrated wraps in green stiff paper 11 page in English text and 11 page in Chinese text . Condition : Very Good , with aging to the wrappers corner curl at the bottom , ex-owners name penned to first blank page. View more info

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FROZEN IN IRON : A Selection of Tintypes From The Peter E. Palmquist Collection

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: California, Eureka Printing Co.: 2001

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 041519-U

Condition: Fine


2001 , Limited Edition of only 300 , Stiff illustrated soft cover wraps, 217 page book . Illustrated with some of the collection of the late Peter E. Palmquist . Condition : Fine. View more info

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK : In Photogravure

By: N/A

Price: $685.00

Publisher: St. Paul Minn., F.Jay Haynes & Bro.: 1891

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120119-L

Condition: Very Good


1st Edition only printing 1891 , Brown cloth hardcover in beveled boards with black & gold letters and illustrations to the front cover only . Illustrated with 25 full page black & whit photo-gravures with titles on the bottom of each plate. A very rare and scarce book in this condition . Condotion : Very Good , with edge rubs and corner ware , this copy has been professionally repaired at the inside hinges . ( See Image ) View more info

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NATIONAL BEAUTIES AND THEIR COSTUMES : With Explanatory Text

By: N/A

Price: $2,100.00

Publisher: New York, George Kichner & Company: 1875

Seller ID: 011520-F

Condition: Fine


1st. Edition , No date c.1870 , Hardcover in illustrated brown cloth with gilt front cover and spine design with gilded page edges and decorative end pages , 32 page book . Illustrated with 32 black & white albumen original photo tip on to each stiff board pages . A very rare and scarce book to find in this condition . This copy has been professionally repaired at the hinge with new spine ( see images ). Condition : Fine , A tight clean copy with the minimum edge rubs or ware , name erased from title page. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

By: Adams , Lucille

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Buffalo Public Library: 1950

Seller ID: 031602-B

Condition: New


1st.ed. and only edition,1950 .Softcover with pictorial art .A 39 paged book on the Huckleberry Finn collection at the Buffalo Public Library . This library is the holder of all of Mark Twains manuscripts ,a very informative collection on one of Americas great authors. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

AN ALARM TO UNCONVERTED SINNERS IN A SERIOUS TREATISE ON CONVERSION

By: Alleine , Joseph Rev.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The American Tract Society: 1850

Edition: Revised Edition..

Seller ID: 110115-C

Condition: Very Good


1850 , Revised and abridged . Marbled boards with leather spine , 164 page book . Condition : Very Good with edge ware and rubs , tight binding . Size: 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall View more info

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THE WHOLE DUTY OF MAN : With Preface, of the Necessity of Caring for the Soul

By: Allestree , Richard ( Published Anonymously )

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Unknowen: 1659

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 010108-O

Condition: Very Fine


1659 , Newly rebound in brown leather with gilded letters on cover board and spine . One blank front page with penciled title, author, and date , Next blank page the name John A. Green " Paris" with some othe pencils dates and names of other owners. First : "To The Bookseller " two pages by Dr. Henry Hammond 1657 on this book . The book is divided into two chapters . " A Preface to the Ensuing Treatise " OF THE NECESSITY OF CARING FOR THE SOUL. twelve pages . Then : THE WHOLE DUTY OF MAN , 268 pages. Two nice colored wood block engravings . Condition : New leather bindi... View more info

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CAMERA & LENS : Studio - Darkroom - Equipment, Basic Photo 1

By: Ansel Adams

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York, Morgan and Lester Publishers: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 112019-U

Condition: Fine


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1948 , Gray cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 120 page book with black & white illustrations , line drawings and photographs . This is a very rare first edition , 1st. Printing in the dust jacket copy and without any marked pages , a clean tight copy. Condition : Fine , DJ is Near Fine with some light chips at the edges . ( see images ) View more info

JAN HENLE : TOPOGRAPHICAL FILM DRAWINGS

By: Auping ,Micheal

Price: $255.00

Publisher: Buffalo, New York, U.S.A., Buffalo Fine Arts Academy: 1988

Seller ID: 99110-D

ISBN: 0914782665

Condition: Very Fine


1st.ed. 1988 Very Fine in Fine Dust jacket with mylar cover.Limited to 500 copies , with 19 full plate Black and white photos.Published for the Albright-Knox Art gallery for the Exhibition "Jan Henle : Sand and Stone". A very scrce book by the artist Condition , Very Fine / Fine. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

SCULTURA TOSCANA DEL NOVECENTO

By: Baldini , Umberto

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Banva Toscana:

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 99110-Z

Condition: Fine


Italy,1980 ,Hardcover with dust jacket in slip case. 410 pages, 8.5"x11".Illustrated with color photos of the work of Italian artist.Text in Italian. Condtion , Fine / Fine. View more info