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Original Stereocard Photograph - Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 019187

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original stereocard on beige board. No date, circa 1880s. Board measures 7" x 3 1/2"; photograph measures 6 1/8" x 3." Clean copy with slight wear on the edges. "Mosque of Sultan Ahmed, Constantinople" written on back in ink. The photograph shows an image of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque or Blue Mosque in what was then known as Constantinople (now Istanbul), Turkey. The Blue Mosque sits next to the famous Hagia Sophia. In the foreground, the tree... View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph - Jerusalem

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Webster and Albee Publishers: 0

Seller ID: 019195

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original stereocard photograph on beige-colored board. No date, circa 1880-1884. Board measures 6 3/4" x 3 1/2"; photograph measures 5 7/8" x 3." Clean copy. Webster & Albee was a publisher of stereoscopic views. The company was established in 1880 and operated until 1884 when it was succeeded by Woodward & Albee. The publisher information is printed on the left side of the board. "Foreign Scenery." is printed on the right side of the board... View more info

A Collection of Several Treatises Concerning the Reasons and Occasions of The Penal Laws (vIZ.) 1. The Execution of Justice not for Religion but for Treason, Dec. 17, 1583. II. Important Considerations by the Secular Priests, Printed A.D. 1601. III The Jesuits Rasons Unreasonable 1662., The Second Edition, Corrected

By: N/A

Price: $47.50

Publisher: London, "Printed and Sold by Randall Taylor": 1688

Seller ID: 018786

Condition: Good


Bound in later (jbut very well done quarter leather with black title label and gilt lettering, marbled boards. (i-v) 1-58. 6 1/4 x 8 inches. First two pamphlets listed are present. The last one is not View more info

The Diary Of A British Soldier. May 5, 1793-Mar. 4 1795

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California., California State Library: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018271

Condition: Fine


Original tan wrapper with black lettering on front cover. Black cloth binding. 8 X 10 1/2 inches. 133 pages. This mimeographed copy was published in a small edition. From the title page, "Sutro Branch, California State Library. Occasional Papers. manuscript Series No. 2." From the introduction, "The diary we are here publishing is printed from a manuscript which was probably intended neither for the public nor for posterity. We do not know the history of the ... View more info

(Title page): Description of the Model of Ancient Jerusalem Illustrative of the Sacred Scriputres and Writings of Josephus (Cover title): Description of Ancient Jerusalem Illustrating Brunetti's Beautiful and Original Model Including a Map of the Model and an Engraving from a Daguerroetype

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, BN, Southhard, Proprietor (and) Geo. C. Rand & Co., Printers: 1849

Seller ID: 018902

Condition: Very Good


Original wrappers, slight dampstain to cover. "Third American Edition, July 1, 1849," Fronjtispiece of folding map with different locations named in column on right. One page illustration, a drawing taken from the original photograph. Description of what is shown in the exhibition of the model, plus press and public notices about the exhibition from places other than Boston. 36 pages, plus text on inside and back covers. 4 1/2 by 7 1/2 inches. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph - "323 Capernaum"

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Webster and Albee Publishers: 0

Seller ID: 019196

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original stereocard photograph on beige board. Board measures 7" x 3 1/2"; photograph measures 5 3/4" x 3." No date, circa 1880-1884. Very clean copy. The title is printed at the bottom of right image. The publisher information is printed on the left side of the board. "Foreign Scenery." is printed on the right side of the board. The photograph shows two people seated atop some ruins of the ancient fishing village of Capernaum in Galilee. ... View more info

Program And Playbill of "Ken-Geki" (The Drama Unusual)

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Walla Walla, Wa, Keylor Grand Theatre: 1928

Seller ID: 018287

Condition: Fine


Original brown wrapper with gilt lettering on front cover. 6 X 9 inches. 19 pages. From the first page, "L. E. Behymer has the distinguished honor of presenting by arrangement with The Japanese-American Dram Society The First and Only Appearance in America of The Imperial Theatre Troupe of Tokio, Japan on their first international tour in "Ken-Geki" (The Drama Unusual). The foremost artists of Japan in the finest interpretation of Japanese Drama ever given... View more info

Cherry Blossom Tour, Japan, China, Korea, 1910, Raymond & Whitcomb Co. (ciover title)

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Boston, Press of Rand Avery Supply Co.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018833

Condition: Fine


Title page: "Tour to Japan, Leaving San Francisco March 5, 1910." The tour is advertised as being on the Pacific Mail steamship ?Mongolia." The tour includes much more than the the places the titles indicate with stops in Hawaii, the Philippines and a homeward train trip by the Trans-Siberian Railway through Siberia and Germany. Attractive booklet, with illustrated cover printed in red and black. Illustrated throughout with photos. Description of each ... View more info

Majus Labrum ad Extremum Majoris Deambulatorii Palatii des Thuilleries Parisiis. Le Grand Bassin au Bout de la Grande Allee des Thuilleries a Paris.

By: N/A

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Jean-Francois Daumont: 0

Seller ID: 019898

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


A beautiful, original hand-colored engraving that shows the Grand Bassin Rond in the Tuileries Garden in Paris, France. People in formal attire are shown walking around the circular pond in a tree-lined plaza at the end of the Grande Allee. In 1564, the Tuileries Garden was built under the orders of Catherine de' Medici as the official garden of the Tuileries Palace. It opened to the public in 1667 and became a public park after the French Revolution. No date, circa ... View more info

The Vancouver Sun. January 8, 1937. Vol. XXCI, No. 81.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, 1937

Seller ID: 019986

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Miniature edition of the Vancouver Sun for Friday, January 8, 1937. Special edition newspaper for a miniature exhibition. 5" x 7." Four pages, complete. Pages are very clean and intact. Front page headline of "I.O.D.E. Brings Tiny Marvels: World's Biggest Exhibit of Miniatures" with an article on Jules Charbeneau's "World's Largest Museum of Smallest Curiosities," which featured thousands of Charbeneau's miniature objects from around the worl... 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

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

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

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