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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

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

(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 - 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

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

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

Image for Original Map - "South America"

Original Map - "South America"

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 020196

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's hand-colored map of South America that comes with a white mat board and backing. Top mat features a rectangular mat window that showcases the map. Map is adhered to the top mat with two small pieces of hinging tape. This is a beautiful map that shows each country colored pink, green, yellow, or blue. Major cities are shown along with natural geographic features such as rivers and mountains. No date, circa 1830s-1850s. Map with margins measures ... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 830. Rathhaus am Stadthausplatz."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020348

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 with good contrast that shows Cologne City Hall from an angled perspective. "Koln" (Cologne) is printed at the top. Rest of title printed beneath photogr... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 832. Koln: von der Schiffbrucke gesehen."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020349

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. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows a view of Cologne from a pier on the Rhine with docked ships. "Koln" (Cologne) is printed at the top. Rest of title printed beneath photograph... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 833. Deutz."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020350

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. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows a panoramic view of the Deutz neighborhood in Cologne and the Rhine. Ships, including a paddle steamer named the Johann Faber, are shown near a dock. ... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 835. Eisenbahnbrucke u. Denkmal Friedrich Wilhelm IV"

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020351

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 a view looking straight at the Cathedral Bridge (German: Dombrucke), a foot- and railway bridge that once spanned the Rhine in Cologne. The bridge was ... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 837. Dom und Eisenbahnbrucke."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020352

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. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows a panoramic view of the Cathedral Bridge (German: Dombrucke) and the Rhine in the middleground, a building and ship in the foreground, and the Cologne C... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 838. Wallraf Richartz-Museum. "

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020353

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. A fine copy. This is a beautiful photograph that shows an angled view of the Wallraf-Richartz Museum in Cologne with trees in the foreground. "Koln" (Cologne) is printed at the top. Rest of title p... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 840. Denkmal Friedrich Wilhelm III."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1892

Seller ID: 020354

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 equestrian statue of Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia in Cologne. People in the square are shown standing still or walking to create a blur effect.... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 842. Der Dom."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020355

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 5/8" x 5 1/8." 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 the Cologne Cathedral (German: Kolner Dom) from its right side looking north. "Koln" (Cologne) is printed at the top. Rest of title printed be... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 804. Der Dom. Westportal."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1893

Seller ID: 020356

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 with excellent contrast that shows the west portal of the Cologne Cathedral (German: Kolner Dom). "Koln" (Cologne) is printed at the top. Rest of title p... View more info

Original Cabinet Card Photograph - "Koln: 807. Inneres des Domes."

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dresden, Germany, Rommler and Jonas: 1891

Seller ID: 020357

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 nave of the Cologne Cathedral (German: Kolner Dom). "Koln" (Cologne) is printed at the top. Rest of title printed beneath photograph. ... View more info