Palliser's New Cottage Homes and Details, Containing Nearly Two Hundred & Fifty New & Original Designs in all the Modern Popular Styles, Showing Plans, Elevations, Perspective Views and Details of low-priced, medium and first-class Cottages, Villas...
New York. Palliser, Palliser & Co. 1887. Black and white frontispiece, 3 pages introductory, 65 plates showing a total of 207 designs in black and white with facing page of text and details, 14 pages of black and white details, 8 pages of various information, 16 pages (2 are blank)... Item #52699
1905 INSTALLMENT FURNISHINGS CATALOGUE)
Chicago. Spiegel's House Furnishing Company. 1905. Twenty-six page staple-bound catalogue (including covers), 6 x 8 3/4 inches, offering a variety of home furnishings. Front page states "Goods shipped on installment credit to any section of the United States." At the top of the interior pages is the slogan "We trust... Item #52807
AFRICA / WILDLIFE)
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 02- 1943. February 1943 issue of the magazine, in paper wrappers as issued. Good condition. With "Map Supplement of Africa". Interesting articles: "King of Cats and His Court" with 20 color illustrations; "Curacao and Aruba on Guard" Item #52841
ALASKA - KENAI PENINSULA)
No date. Ca. 1970. Map, 37 x 44 inches. Light toning to upper and right edges, short edge tear at upper right, overall very good condition. At upper left is a Mileage Chart between towns "based on existing roads, May 1970." The scale is 1:250,000; the legend indicates towns, existing... Item #52815
Pocket Encyclopedia of Alaska the 49th State. Your Reminder of Westinghouse Lucy Desi Wonderama Days. Map title: Pictorial Map of Alaska The 49th State.
Copyright 1959. Pamphlet, 8 1/4 x 4 inches, unfolding to color pictorial map 16 3/4 x 20 inches, color illustrations and text on verso. Very good, clean condition. Map of Alaska with pictographs representing industry and wildlife. Includes an inset map of the Aleutian Islands. On verso "Magical Alaska The... Item #46874
ALEUTIANS / FRANCE)
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 08- 1943. August 1943 issue of the magazine, in paper wrappers as issued, very good condition . Interesting articles: "A Navy Artist Paints the Aleutians" with 16 color illustrations; "French Provinces in Brighter Days" (with 21 color photo illustrations). Item #52843
ANTARCTICA) Byrd, Richard E.
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 10- 1947. October 1947 issue of the magazine, in paper wrappers as issued, generally good condition. Interesting article: 'Our Navy Explores Antarctica' by Byrd, profusely illustrated in color and b/w. With 'Map of Countries of Caribbean' map supplement. Item #26046
ANTIQUARIAN NAIL DISPLAY)
Wareham, MA. Tremont Nail Company. No date. Ca. 1970. Heavy card sheet, 13 1/2 x 11 inches, designed to display a variety of nails, the manufacture of which, historically, dates to the early 19th century. There are 20 nails total; text at top of sheet provides "The History of Cut... Item #52877
Clark, Christopher; J.P. Beadle, W.B. Woolen, Edgar Bundy, Fred Roe, et al (illus).
London. The Sphere. 01-04- 1919. Profusely illustrated news magazine; 16 x 10 1/4 inches; 21 pp. plus xiv advertising. Edges of front cover lightly tattered, with some paper loss. Magazine features a color portrait of Field-Marshal Sir... Item #52875
ARMSTRONG, ROLF / SHEET MUSIC) Fitzgerald, Lillian (words by). Clarence Senna (music by).
Armstrong, Rolf (illus).
New York. A. J. Stasny Music. Co. 1919. Complete music sheet, 12 x 9 1/4 inches. Previouis owner's name in ink at lower left front cover; otherwise very good. Attractive cover illustration by Rolf Armstrong. Item #52790
ART NOUVEAU COLOR PRINT)
Dodge, William De Leftwich (illus).
New York. Truth Company. 06- 1901. Beautifully illustrated magazine (what's left of it) 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches; pp 169 to 340. Full page color images include actor Ethel Barrymore as Madam Trentoni in "Captain Jinks" as well as Dodge's portrait of Nero's second... Item #52876
AVIATION / BALI)
Wyeth, N. C. (illus).
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 03- 1928. March 1928 issue of the magazine, in paper wrappers as issued, with color foldout supplement "The Discoverer" by N. C. Wyeth. Generally good condition, a couple of short edge teares to supplement. Interesting articles: "Artist Adventures on the Island... Item #28046
BIBBY LINE [COLOMBO] PASSENGER LIST)
Colombo. Bibby Line. 03-03- 1921. Passenger list 6 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches; cover and four pages of names, listing passengers traveling from Rangoon to Port Said; from Rangoon to Marseilles; from Rangoon to London; from Colombo to Port Said; from Colombo to Marseilles; from Colombo to London. List of... Item #52811
Tokyo. No date. Ca. 1890. Japanese woodblock print, image 8 x 5 3/4 inches on sheet 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Four binding holes in left margin; very good condition. Exquisite image in subtle shades of grey and orange from an unidentified late 1800s Japanese woodblock book. Item #52332
Tokyo. No date. Ca. 1890. Japanese woodblock print, image 8 x 5 3/4 inches on sheet 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Four binding holes in right margin, very good condition. Exquisite image in subtle shades of grey and green from an unidentified late 1800s Japanese woodblock book. Item #52252
BOXING: HEENAN & SAYERS)
Nast, Thomas (illus).
New York. New York Illustrated News. 1860. Thirteen issues of the weekly "New-York Illustrated News" for 1860 with copious illustrations drawn by Thomas Nast documenting the bare-knuckle prize-fight between John Heenan and Tom Sayers in Farnborough, England, in which the American Heenan (dubbed the Benicia Boy) was... Item #52879
BRINKLEY, NELL) Constantine, Stella A. (words and music by).
Brinkley, Nell (illus).
New York. Weller Hartmann Music Publishing. 1909. Illustrated sheet music 13 3/4 x 11 inches; cover depicts Nell Brinkley's iconic "Brinkley Girl." The Brinkley Girl was put forward as a young working woman; feminine, light-hearted, independent…and an advocate of women's suffrage. The music is in very good... Item #52824
The British Isles. England Scotland Ireland and Wales. Officially known as The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland.
Riddiford, Charles E. (designed by).
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. Copyright 1949. Color pictographic / pictorial map, bordered by vignette illustrations and decorative border, 31 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches on sheet 32 1/2 x 26 1/2 inches, folding as issued to 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches. Very good... Item #51938
A Modern Pilgrim's Map of the British Isles or More Precisely The Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and The Irish Free State.
Riddiford, C. E. (designed by).
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 1937. Color pictographic / pictorial map, bordered by vignette illustrations and decorative border, 34 x 28 inches on sheet 36 1/2 x 29 3/4 inches. Very good, clean condition Attractive map bordered with portrait illustrations of key historical figures and... Item #48433
CALIFORNIA - MONTEREY)
White, Ruth Taylor (illus).
Southern Pacific. 1932. Color pictographic / pictorial map , 10 1/2 x 8 inches, two vertical creases at left side of map, clean and bright condition. The map encompasses the area along the California coast from above Santa Cruz to below Salinas. Brightly colored with Ruth... Item #35514
CALIFORNIA - SAN DIEGO)
San Diego. The City of San Diego California. No date. Ca. 1939. Folded brochure, 6 x 3 inches unfolding to panel 12 x 9 inches with photos and text on both sides. The seven "Principal Pleasures" listed are Flying, Fishing, Boating, Racing, Motoring, Swimming, Sight-Seeing. On one panel there is... Item #52785
CALIFORNIA - SAN FRANCISCO)
"List of Passenger Arrivals at the Port of San Francisco, for the Year 1849" extracted from the "Twenty-fourth Anniversary of the Corporate Society of California Pioneers".
San Francisco. Society of California Pioneers. 1874. The "List of Passenger Arrivals" appears to have been extracted from a program published by the Corporate Society of California Pioneers in celebration of a milestone in the history of the organization. The program was titled: "Quarter-Centennial Celebration of the Society, September 9... Item #52801
CALIFORNIA - YOSEMITE - MENU)
Laycox, Jack (illus).
San Francisco, CA. Pacific Lithograph Company. 1978. An oversize menu, 12 x 14.5 inches, picturing artist Jack Laycox's evocative wintery view of the luxury Ahwahnee Hotel in Yosemite National Park. The menu was issued in connection with the hotel's New Year's Eve (1978) dinner dance. Layxox is... Item #51493
CALIFORNIA / FLAGS / TIBET)
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 05- 1949. May 1949 issue of the magazine, in paper wrappers as issued. Light soiling to covers; very good condition. Interesting articles: California, Horn of Plenty; Goggle Fishing in California Waters; Flags of the Americas; A Woman Paints the Tibetans. Item #52859
CALIFORNIA / KUWAIT / JORDAN)
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. 12- 1952. December 1952 issue of the magazine, in paper wrappers as issued. Very good condition. With color folding map, "New 10-Color Map of the Pacific Ocean". Interesting articles: La Jolla, a Gem of the California Coast; Boom Time in Kuwait; Hashemite Jordan, Arab Heartland. Item #52860