Chicago. Esquire. 12- 1959. December 1959 complete issue in color pictorial wrappers as issued, illustrated in color and black and white, 382pp, 13 x 10 inches. Covers worn and coming loose; faint musty odor, light soiling to first few pages otherwise interior very good. Includes fiction: "Mink Snopes" by William... Item #50964
London. Thomas Nelson and Sons. No date. Ca. 1910s. 2 color plates, black and white illustrations, unpaginated, approx. 10 x 8 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Crease down center heavily affecting cover and slightly effecting pages, cover moderately soilied, some paper loss to spine, childs pencli writing covering front frontispiece... Item #36291
ASTRONOMY) Ward, Mrs.
Telescope Teachings: A Familiar Sketch of Astronomical Discovery; Combining a Special Notice of Objects Coming Within the Range of a small Telescope, Illustrated by the Author's Original Drawings...Cover Title: Telescope Teachings.
Ward, Mrs. (illus).
London. Groombridge and Sons. 1859. 15 color plates, all edges gilt, xii+212pp, index, 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches, gilt decorative cloth covered boards (hardbound). Covers lightly soiled and edges rubbed, corners bumped, head and tail of spine lightly frayed, inside hinges split but still attached, light... Item #40547
CHRISTIAN / CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS)
Rock Island, IL. Augustana Book Concern. Ca. 1914. 6 full page chromolithographic illustrations, in-text brown and white illustration, unpaginated, 9 1/4 x 6 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Good condition: moderate rubbing to cover and small abrasion on rear, splitting to bottom of spine, 1914 owner inscritption inside front cover. Item #36308
CHRISTMAS - ADVENT CALENDAR)
Stuttgart. No date. Ca. 1970s? Advent calendar, color illustrations, unfolding to 11 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches, in original pictorial envelope, 8 3/4 x 12 inches. Unused; fine condition with light wear to envelope. The calendar opens up to reveal a landscape of the Holy Land with numbered windows (unopened)... Item #45291
CHRISTMAS - ANGELS)
Montgomery Ward and Co. No date. Ca. 1940s? Large color lithographic poster, 71 1/2 x 36 inches. Light edge wear, some creases from rolling, light soiling at upper right corner (barely noticeable), small abraded spot in left margin, overall very good, clean and bright condition. "Christmas door" written with crayon... Item #47921
CHRISTMAS - FIFTIES SANTA CLAUS)
New York. Riegel Paper Corporation, 1959. Color poster, 58 x 21 inches, with perforations around the figure of Santa so that (as the directions describe) he can be punched out and taped "to any surface indoor or outdoor using any scotch or masking tape." Very good condition: light creases across... Item #37321
CHRISTMAS - SANTA CLAUS)
Standard Oil. 1938. Color die-cuts, sheet size 16 1/4 x 15 1/4 inches. A few soft creases; very good, clean condition. Sheet includes four Santa Claus cut outs, four holly sprigs, and four base tabs. Instructions are included for how to use the pieces to make a Place Card, Candle Stick, Centerpiece, and Nut Cup. Item #48486
New York. United Art Publishing Co. No date. Ca. 1909. Postcard, full color pictorial embossed design. Very good condition. Charming early 1900s vignette image of town surrounded by a bird and holly. Personal message in pencil and postage stamp "Dec 1909" on verso. These vintage postcards make charming holiday decorations... Item #40071
Christmas in Paris. An Up-to-Date Parisienne Returning from a Christmas Shopping Expedition by Aeroplane.
Wallace, Richard W. (illus).
[London.]: 11-25- 1912. Full page color illustration, from the November 25, 1912 issue of The Sphere, image approximately 14 1/2 x 9 inches on sheet size 16 3/4 x 12 inches, now matted to 16 x 20 inches. Very good, bright condition. Attractive image by Richard... Item #47975
Francois, Andre (cover illus).
Philadelphia. Curtis Publishing. 12- 1956. December 1956 complete issue of the magazine in wrappers as issued, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 13 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches, color pictorial wrappers as issued. Very good condition. Articles on The Middle East, South Carolina, Naples... Item #46519
No date. Ca. 1930. Postcard, full color pictorial embossed design. Fold line to lower left corner . Very good condition. Charming early 1930s vignette image of two young children, toys and Santa Claus and verse greeting . Personal message on verso. These vintage postcards make charming holiday decorations and can... Item #40068
Hallmark. No date. Ca. 1960s. Die-cut greeting card, 5 x 7 inches unfolding to approximately 25 x 7 inches. Very good condition, with some abrasions (mainly found in the trim of Santa's suit and right shoe on the first panel). Charming circa 1960s greeting card featuring five cut-outs of Santa... Item #48077
New York. P. Sander. Ca. 1908. Postcard, full color pictorial embossed design. Fold line to lower left corner . Very good condition. Charming early 1900s image of four young children sitting around a Christmas tree with their gifts. Personal message in pencil on verso. These vintage postcards make charming holiday... Item #40070
New York. Raphael Tuck. No date. Ca. 1900. 4 full page chromolithographic illustrations, unpaginated, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Cover detached and mostly split at spine, otherwise moderately edgeworn, chromolithographs clean and in very good condition. From Father Tuck's Nursery Tales Series. No. 3668. Chromolithographs show... Item #33599
U.S.A. Polygraphic Company of America. 1955. 7 double page color pop up illustrations, additional double page and full page color illustrations, unpaginated, 10 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches, color pictorial stiff card wrappers with spiral wire binding. Light wear to wrappers, double page illustration with cakes of paint has been... Item #32802
May, Robert L.
Gillen, Denver (illus).
Montgomery Ward and Co. Copyright 1939. Ca. 1946. Color illustrations throughout, unpaginated, 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers (softbound). Chip to mid right edge of front cover, several small chips to edge of back cover; interior in very good, clean condition. An early... Item #47920
Paflin, Roberta (illus).
New York. E. P. Dutton & Co. 1944. Color illustrations throughout, color pictorial endpapers, unpaginated, 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches, color pictorial paper-covered boards IN COLOR PICTORIAL DUSTJACKET (hardbound). Very good condition with light rubbing to extremities in lightly soiled and very edgeworn dustjacket with 2... Item #37446
Ward, Keith (illus).
Racine, Wisc. Whitman. 1938. First copyright 1935. 10 pages of color illustrations and text plus 12 pages of black and white illustrations and text, unpaginated, 4to (13 x 9.5 inches), color pictorial paper wrappers. Light wear to cover extremities, small area of tape residue at lower left... Item #26791
NORTH AMERICAN SYLVA - SPRUCE FIR)
Philadelphia. 1857. Lithograph, handcolored, image 7 1/2 x 5 inches on sheet 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Paper missing at lower left corner but there is still a wide margin, very light soiling in lower area of image (scarcely noticeable). Depicts a large branch segment with two cones. This... Item #36741
RACKHAM, ARTHUR) Moore, Clement C.
Rackham, Arthur (illus).
London. George G. Harrap & Co. 1939. Color frontispiece, full page and in-text black and white illustrations, pictorial endpapers, 29 pp, 8vo, color pictorial wrappers (softbound). Good condition: front wrapper split at head and tail of spine (several inches), small chips and tears to edges, light scattered... Item #31165
REMINGTON, FREDERIC) Wister, Owen.
Remington, Frederic (illus).
Toronto. The Musson Book Co. Limited. 1904. Black, white and yellow illustrations around border of every page, frontispiece illustration (with tissue guard) and two plates, pictorial endpapers; 92pp, 8vo, cloth covered boards (hardbound); good condition: lightly bumped corners, covers somewhat mottled mostly noticeable on spine and back... Item #28591