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Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 812. Der Altmarkt."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020358

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original cabinet card on beige board. Black and white photograph. Text is in German. Board measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2"; photograph measures 3 7/8" x 5 3/4." Cabinet card is very clean and intact with minimal age wear and two pieces of tape on back. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows the Alter Markrt ("Old Market") which is a historic marketplace in Cologne. In the photograph, crowds of people and the Jon-von-Werth-Brunnen F... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 814. Flora."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020359

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original cabinet card on beige board. Black and white photograph. Text is in German. Board measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2"; photograph measures 3 3/4" x 5 3/4." Cabinet card is very clean and intact with minimal age wear and one piece of tape on back. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows the Flora und Botanischer Garten Koln (or Flora park) in Cologne. Part of the garden is shown in the foreground and a glass orangery or greenhouse is in... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 822. Das Hahnenthor."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020360

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original cabinet card on beige board. Black and white photograph. Text is in German. Board measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2"; photograph measures 3 3/4" x 5 7/8." Cabinet card is very clean and intact with minimal age wear and two pieces of tape on back. Very faint marks on upper portion of photograph. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows the Hahnentorburg (also Hahnenthor, Hahnentor, and Hahnen Gate) which is one of twelve city gates that... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 824: Hohenzollernring."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020361

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original cabinet card on beige board. Black and white photograph. Text is in German. Board measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2"; photograph measures 3 3/4" x 5 3/4." Cabinet card is very clean and intact with minimal age wear and two pieces of tape on back. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows the Hohenzollernring (or the Cologne Ring) which is a street in Cologne. The photograph shows 19th-century buildings and a perspective view looking str... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 826. Das Stadttheater."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020362

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original cabinet card on beige board. Black and white photograph. Text is in German. Board measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2"; photograph measures 3 7/8" x 5 7/8." Cabinet card is very clean and intact with minimal age wear and two pieces of tape on back. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows a corner view of a theater on Glockengasse ("Theater in der Glockengasse") in Cologne that was built in 1872. The theater is shown with a brick... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "828. St. Martinskirche."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020363

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original cabinet card on beige board. Black and white photograph. Text is in German. Board measures 4 1/4" x 6 1/2"; photograph measures 3 3/4" x 5 7/8." Cabinet card is very clean and intact with minimal age wear and two pieces of tape on back. Small black dot in upper-right corner of photograph. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows the Great St. Martin Church in Cologne. The church features Romanesque architecture and has found... View more info

Im Postkraftwagen durch Dresden und das Schone Saxony (Sightseeing Circular Tours Arranged by the German Postal Service Through Dresden and Beautiful Saxony). Mit einem Plan von Dresden und einer Uebersichkskarte von Sachsen (With a Plan of Dresden and a General Map of Saxony)

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Oberpostdirektion: 0

Seller ID: 020577

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Most of the text in both German and English. Original publisher's multicolored wrapper. A Reichspoft (German Postal Service) touring car is shown on the front cover parked near a building with delighted tourists walking around. Back cover shows a picturesque scene with another Reichspoft car driving on a winding road through a canyon with a river. Illustrations by "Ruffer, Dresden." No date, circa 1929. 5" x 7 1/4." Seventy-six unnumbered pages, co... View more info

Hazell's Annual for 1903: a Cyclopaedic Record of Men and Topics of the Day, Revised to December 31st, 1902.

By: "Cavendish"

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hazell, Watson & Viney: 1903

Seller ID: 6511

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


xvii, (16), 750, 65 pages, double column, maps, ads, red cloth with black stamping, 7.5 x 5". Some spotting of cloth, nice tight interior. Eighteenth year of issue. Detailed reference book on the British Empire as well as highlights of "the achievements of the year in regard to Aerial Navigation, Wireless Telegraphy, and Engineering, Railway Development in Persia, Siberia, Canada, and Africa, the negotiations with regard to the Trans-American Canal." View more info

Balcarres Crag or Nature Rambles in a Country Parish

By: Adams, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J. & G. Innes, Ltd. 1932. Cupar-Fife.: 1932

Seller ID: 3278

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


First edition. Illustrated cloth. Illustrations. Slight sun fading to spine. The author takes the reader on a stroll to Balcarres Crag and surrounding countryside. He examines the crag to see the crystals of this basalt-looking rock to discover dole rite, or igneous rock. He listens to the springtime choir, led by the freedom-loving missel-thrush in the topmost branch of the old grey ash. He calls attention to the wonders of nature that are all around; we need only stop ... View more info

Map of South America : The Coast of Brazil

By: Adams, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1772

Seller ID: 016500

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


10 x 10 1/2 inch map on paper. Multiple fold lines, some chipping. Legend title : "South America. The Coast of Brazil Being Corrected by Mr. John Adams. Anno 1772". Detailed map of South America, "Plate III To face the Title Vol. 1" printed above map and "Thomas Bowen Sculp." printed below. Appears to have been removed from a 3rd edition or later of "A Voyage to South America ." by Don George Juan and Don Antonio de Ulloa, translated by Jo... View more info

Classic Myths in Art Illustrated

By: Addison, Julia deWolf

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Company: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018705

Condition: Fine


Publisher's red cloth binding, beautifully designed with gilt decorations and illustrations on front cover and spine. Scholarly study of ancient Greek and Roman art. 16 illustrations, complete. Title page in red and green. 5 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches. Former owner's inscription on front end paper. 285 pages, including bibliography and index. View more info

In the Footsteps of Pizarro; or, a Yankee's Five Years Experience in the Klondike of South America

By: Agle, William C.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, The Homer M. Hill Co.: 1903

Seller ID: 11240

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


365 pages; map; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering on the cover and spine, oval photograph glued on the cover. Fading to the spine and across the bottom of the cover (1/2 inch). From the introduction: "He tells what he knows about those marvelous gold fields in Peru and Bolivia, and what the prospects are for Americans to develop the country and secure some of the millions of money still hidden in the gravel banks and lodges of the interior". View more info

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Charles II

By: Airy, Osmund

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Goupil & Co. And Charles Scribner's Sons: 1901

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14914

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition: No. 212 of 300 copies on Japanese Paper. 3/4 black leather with gilt flower decorations and lettering on spine. Raised bands. A very handsome book. Color frontispiece. 50 engraved plates (complete) done by Manzi Joyant & Co., 10 x 12 1/4 inches. Bookplate of Nellie K. Deaver. The slightest of rubbing at two corner tips. 282 pages plus colophon. View more info

The English Restoration and Louis XIV: From the Peace of Westphalia to the Peace of Nimwegen (Epochs of Modern History)

By: Airy, Osmund; Colbeck, C. (Editor)

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner, Armstrong, and Company: 1889

Seller ID: 019669

Condition: Fine


Part of the Epochs of Modern History series. Original publisher's red-brown cloth binding. 4 3/4" x 6 3/4." 292 pages, complete. Three multicolored fold-out maps with the titles, "Germany Shewing the Territorial Provisions of the Peace of Westphalia, 1648," "United Provinces and Spanish Low Countries," and "The Campaigns of the Upper Rhine." Gilt lettering on spine. Impressed decorations and lettering on covers and spine. Former ow... View more info

Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait - Prince Albert, Consort to Queen Victoria

By: Albert, Prince Consort

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 15101

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1860s. Original carte de visite photograph portrait (full-length, standing). Card dimensions 2 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches, photo dimensions 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches. No photographer or publisher listed. Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1819-1861) was Prince Consort to Queen Victoria, whom he married in 1836. He was instumental in modernizing the British Monarchy. His death in 1861 plunged Queen Victoria into mourning for the rest of her life. View more info

Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait - Alexandra, Princess of Wales

By: Alexandra, Princess of Wales

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company: 1863

Seller ID: 15050

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original carte de visite photograph portrait (full length, facing right). Card dimensions 2 1/2 x 4 inches, photo dimensions 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches. Under photo, "H. R. H. the Princess of Wales. Sandringham 1863" Alexandra of Denmark (1844-1925) was the daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark. In 1863, she married the eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, Edward, the Prince of Wales. In 1901, she became the Queen-Empress Consort of King Edward VII. View more info

Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait - Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

By: Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 15100

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1850s. Original carte de visite photograph portrait (full-length, standing). Card dimensions 2 1/2 x 4 inches, photo dimensions 2 x 3 inches. No photographer or publisher listed. Portrait of a young Prince Alfred (1844-1900), second son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. In 1893, he inherited the title of Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha from his paternal uncle in 1893. View more info

Original Carte De Visite Photo Portrait - Princess Alice

By: Alice, Princess

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 15099

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1860s. Original carte de visite photograph portrait (sitting, profile, facing right). Card dimensions 2 1/2 x 4 inches, photo dimensions 2 x 3 1/4 inches. No photographer or publisher listed. Princess Alice (1843-1878) was the 2nd daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. She married Prince Louis of Hesse in 1862 and eventually became the Grand Duchess of Hesse and by Rhine. She was the mother of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, the wife of Nicholas II of Russia. View more info

L'Epopee Napoleonienne Dans La Poesie Francaise. Poemes Choisis et Annotes Par Maurice Allem

By: Allem, Maurice, Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Des Annales: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6827

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


xii, 290 (1) pp., 16 plates with tissue guards, #683 of a limited edition, beautifully bound in 3/4 navy leather, marbled boards, gilt spine title, gilt top edge, 10 x 6.5". Excellent copy. Poems and other contributions from a wide range of authors. View more info

The French Revolution; Four Volumes

By: Allen, George H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, George Barrie's Sons: 1922

Seller ID: 5121

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


(1922). Gilt decoration and lettering front covers and spines. Gilt page tops. Numerous illustrations, some in color; most illustrations are copies of paintings, some maps, and some photographs of older buildings. Uncut page sides and bottoms. Some unopened pages. 319 to 366 pages. Vol. II has an 8 x 10 3/4 fold out color map of the Plan of Versailles showing the palace, the Trianons, the gardens, and a portion of the town. Vol. III has an 8 x 10 3/4 color map of Paris a... View more info