AIRLINES - PAN AM etc )
Harrison, Richard Edes; et al (illus); A.J. Grodin (cover illus).
NY. Time Fortune. 04- 1936. Volume XIII. Number 4. April 1936 complete issue of magazine, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 228pp, folio, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued. Good condition; spine cocked, tip of lower right corner... Item #33983
AMERICAN HISTORY) Devens, R. M.
Our First Century: Being a Popular Descriptive Portraiture of the One Hundred Great and Memorable Events of Perpetual Interest In the History of Our Country...
Juengling, Fred (illus).
Springfield, MASS. C.A. Nichols & Company. 1880. Massive illustrated tome, 10 1/2 x 7 inches, 1004 pp. Rebound in attractive red cloth boards; gold lettering on spine. Several early pages show damp stain on free edge of top margin, 3 inch wide and 1 inch deep at... Item #52087
ATLAS - WORLD)
Mitchell's New General Atlas, Containing Maps of the Various Countries of the World, Plans of Cities, etc., Embraced in Forty-Seven Quarto Maps, Forming a Series of Seventy-Six Maps and Plans, Together with Valuable Statistical Tables.
Philadelphia. S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. 1860. First Edition. Total of 39 single and 4 double handcolored maps (complete as issued), folio (16 x 13 inches), cloth covered boards with leather corners and spine (hardbound). Covers are very worn and detached, spine has deteriorated, text block/maps largely loose, chipping to preliminary... Item #52037
AUSTRALIA - NEW SOUTH WALES)
Sydney. New South Wales Government Tourist Bureau. 02- 1940. Color pictographic / pictorial map, text and black and white photo illustrations on verso, 16 1/4 x 27 1/2 inches folding to pamphlet 9 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling to cover, 3/4 inch separation at ends of two upper edge... Item #50253
BASEBALL - NEW YORK)
New York. Harry M. Stevens, Inc. 1957. Booklet, two-color illustrations and ads, unpaginated, 10 x 5 3/4 inches, pictorial paper wrappers. Very good, clean condition. A vintage program for the New York Yankees. Item #52073
CALIFORNIA - CENTRAL VALLEY)
Central Valley Project California. United States Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation. Water Conservation for Flood Control, River Navigation, Irrigation, Salinity Control, Electric Power, Recreation, Domestic & Industrial Supply.
U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation. No date. Ca. 1945. Color bird's-eye view pictorial map, with black and white photo illustrations in upper margin, 10 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches on sheet size 11 x 17 inches, three folds. Very good condition. A publication to promote the benefits... Item #46790
CALIFORNIA - MINING)
Portland, OR. L. Samuel - West Shore. 1887. Two-color lithographs, double-sided, images 5 x 8 inches on sheet size approximately 6 1/2 x 10 inches. A couple of areas with light soiling, registration on one side slightly off, otherwise very good condition. Both lithographs, published by West Shore magazine, feature... Item #42665
CALIFORNIA - ORANGE COUNTY)
Orange County, California. Board of Supervisors. No date. Ca. 1920. Folded two-color map, designed for mailing, 3 1/2 x 6 inches, unfolding to 17 x 21 inches. Text on address panel of folded map states: "Board of Supervisors' map of the county, showing particularly the paved highways of Orange County... Item #52041
CALIFORNIA / STAGE COACH) McGroarty, John Steven.
The Pioneer. A Fascinating Chapter From the Pages of California's History. Cover title: The Pioneer. A Story of The Stage Coach.
Los Angeles. Hellman Commercial Trust and Savings Bank. 01- 1925. Booklet, black and white photo illustration, unpaginated (approximately 20pp), 6 x 3 3/8 inches, color pictorial paper covers. ; very good condition. The story of Isais and Herman W. Hellman, the latter of whom broought the Wells Fargo Express safely... Item #52064
CHICAGO - WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION)
The Chicago Tribune. From Peristyle to Plaisance. Illustrated in Colors by C. Graham. With a Short History of the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893.
Graham, Charles (illus).
Chicago. Chicago Tribune. 1893. Parts 1 - 5 in original paper wrappers, 30 single page and 5 centrefold chromolithographic plates, black and white in-text illustrations, unpaginated (each 16 pages including illustrations), 7 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches (Part One is 8 x 11 3/4 inches). Two chips... Item #51991
CHINA - CANTON)
Zechmayer, L. (sculp).
No date. Ca. 1840s. Steel engraving, image 4 x 6 inches, on sheet 6 x 7 1/2 inches. Very faint scattered foxing, very good condition. A lovely view of the port city Canton (Guangzhou, China), centre of the nineteenth century China Trade. Item #52047
CHINA - CUSTOMS - PITH PAINTING)
Painting (appears to be gouache on pith paper, but not examined outside the frame), matted with visible image 6 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches (16 x 25cm) framed with glass to 11 x 18 1/2 inches. Light foxing visible in the blank upper background; color is bright. A touching scene... Item #51044
CHINA - MYTHOLOGY)
London. George G. Harrap & Co. 1934. Reprint (first published 1922). 32 color plates, 453pp, glossary and index, 8 1/2 x 6 inches, decorative gilt embossed green cloth-covered boards, color decorative dustjacket. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down, scattered foxing to preliminary pages, but overall very good condition (the binding... Item #47737
CIRCUS PROMO NEWSPAPER-FORMAT)
Chicago. Central Printing and Engraving Company for Ringling Brothers Circus. 1902. Newspaper-style promotional publication; 22 x 14 inches; 16 pp; descriptive paragraphs of the circus' numerous attractions profusely illustrated with photographs. Front page features photographic portraits of five of the Ringling brothers: Albert C.; Charles E.; Alfred T.; Otto H.;... Item #52014
Russell, Mary La Fetra (illus).
New York. Sam'l Gabriel Sons & Company. Copyright 1913. Color illustrations throughout, unpaginated, 12 x 10 inches, color pictorial stiff card wrappers (softbound). Very good to fine condition: ink inscription fron Christmas 1925 on inside front cover, slightest wear to spine. Illustrations clean and bright... Item #51460
CROSBY, BING) Tobias, Harry and Harry Barris.
New York. Robbins Music Corporation. 1931. Sheet music, 12 x 9 inches, 6 pp. including covers. Text on cover states: "Introduced by Bing Crosby" adjacent to a shifty-eyed sepia photo of the crooner. Light crease at bottom of free edge, otherwise good condition. Item #52018
DECORATIVE 1940s PAPER SAMPLES)
No date. Ca. 1940s. 19 sheets 7 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches (staples at top) and 11 loose sheets, 6 x 4 inches. Very good condition. 11 sheets of paper with metallic stars on three different background colors (pink, ivory, and grey); plus 19 samples of Easter paper with bunnies, chicks, flower baskets, and lilies. Some adorable designs. Item #52062
Detroit. Chrysler Corporation. 1956. Brochure, 9 1/2 x 11 inches, unfolding to poster-size sheet 27 1/2 x 22 inches picturing 11 different DeSoto automobiles--the Fireflite Series, the Firedome Series, the Firesweep Series. Verso of this sheet pictures DeSoto station wagons (the "Shopper" and the "Explorer") and provides Specifications relating to... Item #52059
DICKENS, CHARLES, et al.)
Homer, Winslow, et al. (illus).
New York. Harper & Brothers. 1859. First Edition. Bound volume of Harper's Weekly newspaper for the year 1859; 16 x 11 inches; 844 pp. Also included in the bound volume, at rear, is a 24 pp copy of the Illustrated London News (September 17, 1859)... Item #52043
DOWLING, EDDIE) Sterling, Andrew and James Hanley.
New York. Harms Incorporated. 1929. Sheet music, 12 x 9 inches, 6 pp. including covers. Text on cover states: "Eddie Dowling in the Newest All Talking and Musical Picture 'The Rainbow Man.'" Ad on back cover for "Indian Love Call" with the immortal lyric: "When I'm call-ing you--oo--oo--oo--oo--oo... Will you... Item #52019
Welcome to Egypt U. A. R. Map title: United Arab Republic. A Pictorial Map of Egypt Showing Some Regional Resources Products, Monuments & Natural Features.
Kaniel, K (illus).
Cairo. The Tourist Administration. 1959. Color map with pictographs, 19 1/2 x 18 inches on sheet size 20 1/2 x 19 inches, folding as issued to 8 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches, text on verso. Very good condition. Brightly colored map of Egypt with pictographs of various... Item #51304
ENGLAND - LONDON - HAMPTON COURT)
A perspective View of the East front of Hampton Court, taken from the Park Gate. Vue de la facade Orientale du Palais de Hampton Court prise de la Porte du Parc.
Highmore (drawn by). J. Tinney (engraved by).
London. John Bowles. No date. Ca. late 1700s. Hand colored copper plate engraving on laid paper, plate mark 13 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches on sheet 15 x 22 1/2 inches. Tape to verso from previous matting, some light soiling; good condition. Coloring... Item #45503
ENGLAND - OXFORD)
63. Vue d' Optique Representant. Universitatis ae Reginae Collegiorum prospectus Oxfordiae. Le College de l'Universite, et celui de la Reine a Oxford.
Paris. Daumont. No date. Ca. late 1760. Copperplate engraving, handcolored, plate mark 11 3/4 x 17 inches on sheet 12 3/4 x 18 1/2 inches. Thin panel of discoloration along edges of verso (caused by tape from previous matting) barely visible from front; otherwise good to very good condition. A.... Item #45497
FITNESS / JACK LONDON) Macfadden, Bernarr, et al.
Weaver, Jay (cover illus).
New York. Physical Culture Publishing Corporation. 07- 1931. July 1931issue of magazine, 12 x 9 inches, 136 pp. Very small paper loss along free edge of front cover; small spot on bathing beauty's left foot, light toned spot and small tear to paper spine; overall very... Item #51080
FITNESS) Grey, Zane, et al.
Weaver, Jay, et al. (cover illus).
New York. Physical Culture Publishing Corporation. 1930-1932. 15 issues of magazine: February, March, May, June, July, August, October and December 1930; February, March, August, September, and October 1931; March and May 1932, 12 x 9 inches each, color pictorial covers as issued. Light wear... Item #52046