Rochga, Rud. and Paul Haustein (illus).
Stuttgart. Julius Hoffman. No date. 1903. 13 ONLY (of 24) color lithograph plates, sheets 18 x 13 inches, cloth covered thin boards (hardbound). Covers moderately soiled; the plates are in excellent condition with light spots to a few outer margins. AS IS. This is... Item #51580
ASIA - JAPAN / CHINA / PHILIPPINES)
To the Orient from Seattle. Admiral Oriental Line operators for U.S. Shipping Board. Fastest Time Seattle to Japan China and the Philippines.
Admiral Oriental Line. 1923. Booklet 9 x 4 inches opening to sheets 9 x 8 inches of which there are 28 numbered; six panel folding color map and two panel "deck map." Black and white illustrations throughout. Tiny chip to upper edge of cover, otherwise fine condition. Packed with information... Item #54721
BOTANICAL ART - ART NOUVEAU ERA) Foord, Jeannie
Decorative Flower Studies for the Use of Artists, Designers, Students, and Others. A Series of Forty Coloured Plates Printed in Facsimile of the Original Drawings, Accompanied by Studies of Detail from Each Subject, and Descriptive Notes.
London. B.T. Batsford. 1901. Forty color plates each accompanied by an additional sheet with black and white plate of botanical details on one side and information on the plant on the other, 15 x 11 inches, decorative color endpapers, gilt embossed pictorial cloth covered boards with gilt lettering... Item #54626
BURMA / MARSHALL ISLANDS / JAPANESE ARMY UNIFORMS)
Newsmap for the Armed Forces. 230th Week of the War - 112th Week of U.S. Participation. Monday, February 7, 1944.
New York. Army Information Branch. 02-07- 1944. Volume II, No. 42. Poster, 2 two-color maps, black and white photo illustrations and text, sheet 35 x 47 inches, folded to 9 x 11 3/4 inches as issued. Color illustrations on verso. Tape residue to upper corners, 5 inch tear to upper... Item #47248
Racine, WI. Whitman. 1937. 8 color plates, 123 pp, 13 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards in color pictorial dustjacket. Light wear to extremities, light spotting to cover, light toning to edges of endpapers, interior clean and tight. Overall light foxing to dust jacket... Item #40115
HANDCOLORED ENGRAVINGS) Curtis, William.
London. W. Curtis. Copyright 1793. This issue circa 1812. 2 volumes bound in one, 72 handcolored engraved plates each with facing page of text, 10 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches (26x17.5cm), decorative embossed cloth-covered boards. Plates on wove paper, generally very clean and bright, occasional light foxing or... Item #48009
JAPAN - BEPPU) Fujiwara, T.
Beppu, Japan. Beppu Research Society. 1928. Booklet, color pictorial card wrappers with string tie, 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches (19 x 12 cm), 30 numbered pages, color folding map of the city, black and white photo illustrations. Very good condition. A most attractive publication presenting the hot springs resort... Item #54726
JAPAN - NAGASAKI, UNZEN & BEPPU)
Tokyo. Japanese Government Railways. 07- 1927. Booklet, 8 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches (31 x 11cm) opening to sheets 8 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches, 19 numbered pages (plus one unnumbered page at back), three color maps, plus one panel black and white map "Routes to Japan & Locations of... Item #54728
JAPAN - TOKYO) Shigejiro Fukuda.
Tokyo. Shigejiro Fukuda. Seikokan book-shop. Meiji 40. 1907. Color lithographic map 20 x 30 inches (51 x 74 cm) on sheet 22 1/4 x 34 1/4 inches, folding as issued into decorative color folder 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches. Map in very good condition; light wear to back cover... Item #54727
JAPAN / WORLD WAR II)
Chicago. Chicago Daily Tribune. 08- 1942. Color pictorial map, single sheet from the Chicago Daily Tribune, archivally mounted to linen backing, newspaper sheet 17 x 23 1/2 inches. Very good condition. "This is a new map of the main islands of Japan, where American occupational troops will land... Item #53372
Newsmap for the Armed Forces. 243rd Week of the War - 125th Week of U.S. Participation. Monday, May 8, 1944. (Map title: Four Approaches to Japan).
Harrison, Richard Edes (cartographer).
New York. Army Information Branch. 05-08- 1944. Volume III, No. 3F. Poster, color maps on one side, sheet 35 x 47 inches, folded to 9 x 11 3/4 inches as issued. Text and maps on verso. Several spots at right centre, otherwise very good condition. Reproduced... Item #39831
New York. 05-17- 1905. Color lithograph, image 9 x 8 inches on sheet size 13 x 9 inches, front page from May 17, 1905 issue of Puck magazine. Trimmed, with short repaired tears, light creasing at left. A caricature depicting the fear that struck European nations following the... Item #51151
JAPAN) Menpes, Mortimer.
Mortimer, Menpes (illus).
London. Adam & Charles Black. 1905. 75 color plates with titled tissue guards, xi+206 pp, 9 x 6 1/2 inches, decorative gilt embossed cloth-coverd boards (hardbound). Light wear to extremities, very light foxing to endpapers. Originally published in 1901. A most attractive publication, with bright gilt-embossed covers and lovely color plates. Item #36729
JAPAN) Brinkley, Captain F. (editor).
Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars.
Boston and Tokyo. J. B. Millet Company. 1904. Set of FIVE VOLUMES, frontispiece to each volume (handcolored albumen print with tissue guard), black and white photo illustrations with tissue guards throughout, pages: xii+262; viii+248; viii+257; viii+252; viii+281; 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches, blue cloth-covered boards with decorative gilt-lettered spine... Item #54624
JAPAN) Hawks, Francis L. (compiled by, from the account of Mathew Calbraith Perry et al).
Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan, Performed in the years 1852, 1853, and 1854, Under the Command of Commodore M. C. Perry...Compiled from the Original Notes and Journals of Commodore Perry and His Officers...
New York. D. Appleton and Company. 1856. Black and white engraved plates (steel and wood engravings) and in-text illustrations, 11 folding maps, vii+624pp, index, errata slip bound in, 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches, decorative gilt embossed cloth covered boards (hardbound). Rejointed and rebacked with original decorative gilt spine label... Item #46087
JAPANESE PRINT CATALOG)
Boston. Goodspeed’s Book Shop. No date. Ca. 1920s? Miniature catalog listing prints by three Japanese artists (Yoshida Hiroshi, Kawase Hasui, Ohara Shoson) 6 ¼ x 3 ½ inches, 4 pages plus illustrated covers. Pages detached from (rusted) staple binding. Overall very good clean condition. An uncommon catalog from the famous... Item #54324