London. Zorn and Company. 1867-1869. Ex-library copy of an uncommon journal. Two volumes, 141 (OF 143) tipped-in lithographic plates, 11 x 8 inches, firmly bound in red cloth boards (library binding with gilt title lettering to spine, but no external library markings to spine; paste-down library ID on interior front... Item #47962
CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS) Feliu y Codina, D. José.
Simon, J. (illus).
Barcelona. Celestino Verdaguer. 1879. TWO VOLUMES. 61 chromolithographic plates with tissue guards, all edges gilt, 480pp+478pp, index at rear of each volume, 11 1/4 x 8 inches, decorative embossed red cloth covered boards with decorative gilt spine (hardbound). Covers lightly soiled; some tissue guards badly torn, tissue... Item #45942
DECORATIVE ART - ART MODERNE / ART DECO)
New York. Gotham Book Mart. No date. Ca. 1919. 30 color (stencil) plates tipped onto black sheets with small label with plate number in the upper right margin, 13 x 9 1/2 inches, decorative papercovered boards. Considerable wear to covers, some flaking to page edges, images in fine condition. A.... Item #43584
ENGLAND / GARDENS) Tipping, H. Avray.
London. Country Life, Ltd. 1925. Black and white photo illustrations, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, lxiv+375pp, index, 15 3/4 x 11 inches, cloth covered boards (hardbound). Ex-library, but the only indication is a pocket on interior back cover (no additional stamps or markings). Light wear to extremities, abrasion to front... Item #48414
ENGLAND / WALES / MAPS & ENGRAVED PLATES) Grose, Frances.
London. Hooper & Wigstead. No date. Ca. 1787. New Edition. SINGLE VOLUME (volume II), copper plate engravings and maps. Ex-library, rebound in library cloth, 9 1/2 x 7 inches. Occasional light foxing but generally the plates and maps are clean and bright. The only library markings on the interior are... Item #48700
FRANCE - ARCHITECTURAL DETAIL / INTERIOR DESIGN) Darcel, Alfred (text by).
L'Art Architectural en France depuis Francois Ier jusqu'a Louis XVI Motifs de Decoration Interieure et Exteriere dessines D'Apres des Modeles Executes et Inedits des Principales Epoques de la Renaissance TWO VOLUMES.
Rouyer, Eugene (illustrator).
Paris. Librairie Polytechnique de J Baudry. 1866 - 1867. IN TWO VOLUMES. 199 engravings (some double plates are given 2 plate numbers) of 200, text pages unopened, 112pp+plates, 86pp+plates, 14 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches, loose in paper covered board folder with cloth spine and cloth ties... Item #44645
Leipzig, Germany. Ernst Keil. 1879. 52 weekly copies of "Die Gartenlaube" (The Garden Arbor) of 1879, an illustrated family newspaper founded in 1853. The half leather binding (12 3/4 x 9 inches) is in poor condition, with separation at the spine, corners bumped, loss at top of spine, and considerable... Item #48980
New York. 1974- 1976. 8 ISSUES. Black and white illustrations, each issue approximately 10 to 15pp, 8 1/2 x 11 inches, each issue in protective clear report cover with hard plastic spine. Very good condition with some light soiling to plastic covers, and cracking to plastic spines. These eight issues... Item #44612
MICHIGAN - BAY COUNTY)
History of Bay County Michigan, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers.
Chicago. H. R. Page & Co. 1883. Double page map with hand-color, black and white plates (engravings and lithographs), decorative endpapers, 281pp, 13 3/4 x 11 inches, decorative gilt cloth-covered boards with leather spine. Covers in poor condition with backstrip disintegrated and much of the leather missing; front joint split... Item #43994
PHILIPPINES - AMERICAN WAR) Wilcox, Marrion (edited by).
Remington, Frederic; Thulstrup, Hawkins, G. W. Peters, et al (illus).
New York. Harper & Brothers. 1900. 25 color plates, 1 full page color map, 1 half page color map, black and white maps, numerous black and white illustrations including full page and double page illustrations (tipped in), 471 pages, appendices... Item #51645
Philadelphia. Hoag, Wade & Company. 1878. Full page black and white lithographic plates, black and white map, all edges gilt, iv+370pp, 14 x 11 1/2 inches, decorative gilt embossed brown cloth covered boards (hardbound), rebacked with gilt-lettered brown cloth. A good copy, save for a faint damp stain 1 x.... Item #47035
UNITED STATES) Devens, R. M. (Richard Miller).
Our Land and Country: Life and History, Treasures and Splendors, from Plymouth Rock to the Golden Gate. A Panorama of 400 Years of American Progress, 1492-1892.
Springfield, MA. C. A. Nichols Co. (and others). 1892. A hardcover volume, 627 pp., approximately 9 x 10 1/2 inches. Covers are spotted, corners bumped, bottom of spine crimped, hinges weak, especially at rear. Light damp stain at bottom of rear end papers not visible on text or photographic pages... Item #49136