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Books and Ephemera - Adirondacks, Maps, MA, PA, etc.

by National Book Auctions

Platinum House

387 lots with images

April 21, 2013

Live Auction

1429 Danby Rd

Ithaca, NY, 14850-6071 USA

Phone: 877-266-5070

Fax: 607-256-4400

Email: mail@nationalbookauctions.com

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C. S. Sonnini / L. M. Ripault TRAVELS IN UPPER & LOWER EGYPT / REPORT OF COMMISSION OF ARTS TO FIRST CONSUL BONAPARTE 1800 First Edition Antique Egyptology

Lot 8001: C. S. Sonnini / L. M. Ripault TRAVELS IN UPPER & LOWER EGYPT / REPORT OF COMMISSION OF ARTS TO FIRST CONSUL BONAPARTE 1800 First Edition Antique Egyptology

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Description: This auction lot includes the following group of titles:- Travels in Upper and Lower Egypt, Undertaken by Order of the Old Government of France by C. S. Sonnini, J. Debrett - Dated 1800 by J. Debrett - First EditionThis tome contains two works on Ancient Egypt. Antique volume has been rebound in brown cloth with stamped gilt lettering and ruling to spine. Book shows minimal exterior wear. Firmly-bound volume has new endpapers. Pages display foxing and occasional marginal moisture stains. Markings are more prominent at margins of plates. A number of pages have had restoration work at edges. Illustrated with an engraved portrait of the author, numerous plates and a large map with professionally reinforced versos.- Report of the Commission of Arts to the First Consul Bonaparte on the Antiquities of Upper Egypt, and the Present State of All the Temples, Palaces, Obelisks, Statues, Tombs, Pyramids, &c. of Philoe, Syene, Thebes, Tentyris, Latopolis, Memphis, Heliopolis, &c. &c. from the Cataracts of the Nile to Cairo: with an Accurate Description of the Pictures with Which They Are Decorated, and the Conjectures That May Be Drawn from Them, Respecting the Divinities to Whom They Were Consecrated. Translated from the French of Citizen Ripaud, Librarian to the Institute of Egypt by Louis-Madeleine Ripault - Dated 1800 by J. Debrett - First EditionFor lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $8.50

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Richard Swainson Fisher JOHNSON'S NEW ILLUSTRATED FAMILY ATLAS 1863 Antique Civil War-Era Color Maps Geography Statistics Military History

Lot 8002: Richard Swainson Fisher JOHNSON'S NEW ILLUSTRATED FAMILY ATLAS 1863 Antique Civil War-Era Color Maps Geography Statistics Military History

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Description: Title: Johnson's New Illustrated (Steel Plate) Family Atlas, with Physical Geography, and with Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, and Historical, including the Latest Federal Census, a Geographical Index, and a Chronological History of the Civil War in AmericaAuthor: Richard Swainson FisherPublisher: Johnson and WardCity: New YorkYear: 1863Binding Style: HardcoverWidth: 15" Height: 18.75"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique folio is bound in blind-stamped green cloth with gilt-lettered leather spine and corner tips. Seal of the United States appears on front cover. Book shows external wear, with soiling to covers and scuff marks at corners. Minor chipping and fraying can be seen at ends of spine. Binding is firm. Volume has marbled endpapers. Pages with marble edges display faint staining at margins and corners, as well as sporadic light foxing. This atlas contains 97 numbered color maps, including the Texas map. It should be noted that double maps receive a number per page and that the double map entitled "Vicinity of Richmond and Peninsular Campaign in Virginia" (between maps 33 and 34) is unnumbered. Lower half of map 47 (Indiana) is detaching. This volume is illustrated with a steel engraved plate before title page, bearing the words "American Atlas' over a scene depicting Native Americans on cliff looking down on settlement below, with large town in distance. Engraved vignettes also appear in maps and text.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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Samuel Beckett ILL SEEN, ILL SAID 1982 Author-Signed Limited Edition Short Novel In Decorative Leather Binding European Modernist Literature

Lot 8003: Samuel Beckett ILL SEEN, ILL SAID 1982 Author-Signed Limited Edition Short Novel In Decorative Leather Binding European Modernist Literature

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Description: Title: Ill Seen, Ill SaidAuthor: Samuel Beckett - Samuel Barclay Beckett was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French. His work offers a bleak, tragicomic outlook on human nature, often coupled with black comedy and gallows humour. Beckett is widely regarded as among the most influential writers of the 20th century. Strongly influenced by James Joyce, he is considered one of the last modernists. As an inspiration to many later writers, he is also sometimes considered one of the first postmodernists. He is one of the key writers in what Martin Esslin called the "Theatre of the Absurd". His work became increasingly minimalist in his later career. Beckett was awarded the 1969 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his writing, which-in new forms for the novel and drama-in the destitution of modern man acquires its elevation". He was elected Saoi of Aosdana in 1984.Publisher: Lord John PressCity: Northbridge, CaliforniaYear: 1982Printing Information: Signed EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 45 pagesWidth: 6.5" Height: 8.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is a scarce author-signed limited edition of this short novel by Samuel Beckett. Author's signature appears on half title page. This is copy number 287 of 299.Volume is bound in blue marbled paper-covered boards with gilt-lettered spine. Book is in excellent condition.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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2V William Cullen Bryant PICTURESQUE AMERICA 1872/1874 First Edition In Rare Condition Antique Illustrated American History & Geography Plates Textual Illustrations

Lot 8004: 2V William Cullen Bryant PICTURESQUE AMERICA 1872/1874 First Edition In Rare Condition Antique Illustrated American History & Geography Plates Textual Illustrations

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Description: Title: Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In: A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Canons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of Our CountryAuthor: uncredited authorEditor: William Cullen Bryant - William Cullen Bryant was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.Publisher: D. Appleton and CompanyCity: New YorkYear: 1872/1874Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverNumber of Volumes: 2 Complete: YesWidth: 10.25" Height: 13"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique set is bound in full leather, with raised bands and stamped gilt lettering to spine. Front covers show stamped gilt lettering, with gilt ornamental borders to front and rear covers. Volumes are externally and internally in excellent condition. Books have marbled endpapers and gilt edges. Pages are clean and bright.The work features many illustrations on wood and steel by eminent American artists and engravers, including: Harry Fenn, R. Swain Gifford, Granville Perkins, Alfred R. Waud, F. D. Woodward, W. H. Gibson, William Hart, R. Hinshelwood, S. V. Hunt, F. Holl and E. P. Brandard, among others.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $20.50

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Lawrence J. Burpee JUNGLING IN JASPER 1929 Author-Signed First Edition Canadian Rockies National Park Photographic Plates

Lot 8005: Lawrence J. Burpee JUNGLING IN JASPER 1929 Author-Signed First Edition Canadian Rockies National Park Photographic Plates

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Description: Title: Jungling in JasperAuthor: Lawrence J. Burpee - Lawrence Johnstone Burpee, FRSC was a Canadian librarian, historian and author.Born at Halifax, Nova Scotia, he moved to Ottawa at an early age, where from 1890 to 1905 he worked as private secretary to three federal ministers of justice. The following seven years he was librarian at the Ottawa Public Library, before becoming Canadian Secretary of the International Joint Commission in 1912, a post he occupied until his death.Burpee helped found the Canadian Historical Association in 1922 and was its first president until 1925. He also was president of the Royal Society of Canada in 1936/37. He published many books and articles mainly related to Canadian history and geography and was the founding editor of the Canadian Geographical Journal.Burpee was a fervent supporter of many causes, from the need for a national library to the independence of Poland. On the latter he published a 1939 wartime article "Poland's fight for freedom" in the Canadian Geographical Journal. On his way to Warsaw in 1946, Burpee died at Oxford, England. He is buried there, although he is also memorialized on a stone in Beechwood Cemetery.Publisher: The Graphic Publishers LimitedCity: OttawaYear: 1929Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 200 pagesWidth: 7" Height: 9.5"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is a scarce author-signed first edition of this work. Inscription on blank preliminary page reads "To my very dear friend / James H. (illegible name) / from / L. J. B. / Ottawa / March 3. 1937."Antique volume is bound in half dark blue leather over blue cloth. Front and rear boards show light soiling. Binding is firm. Volume has map endpapers. Pages are foxed. This work is illustrated with photographic plates.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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John Locke AN ABRIDGMENT OF MR. LOCKE'S ESSAY CONCERNING HUMAN UNDERSTANDING 1794 First US Edition Antique Philosophy

Lot 8006: John Locke AN ABRIDGMENT OF MR. LOCKE'S ESSAY CONCERNING HUMAN UNDERSTANDING 1794 First US Edition Antique Philosophy

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Description: Title: An Abridgment of Mr. Locke's Essay Concerning Human UnderstandingAuthor: John LockePublisher: J. White, Thomas & Andrews, D. West, E. Larkin, J. West and the Proprietor of the Boston BookstoreCity: BostonYear: 1794Printing Information: First US EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 250 pagesWidth: 4.25" Height: 7.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in full leather with gilt-lettered label and ruling to spine. Book shows external wear, with narrow cracking along front spine edge and minor loss of material at outside corners. Binding is firm. Endpapers and blank papers at ends of volume show darkening at borders. Previous owner's name and date of Oct. 2, 1801 appear in ink in upper right corner of front flyleaf. Lightly age-toned pages display sporadic foxing.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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E. Conklin PICTURESQUE ARIZONA 1878 First Edition Antique Travel Literature Mining Native Americans Natural Wonders Frontier Plates

Lot 8007: E. Conklin PICTURESQUE ARIZONA 1878 First Edition Antique Travel Literature Mining Native Americans Natural Wonders Frontier Plates

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Description: Title: Picturesque Arizona: Being the Result of Travels and Observations in Arizona during the Fall and Winter of 1877Author: E. ConklinPublisher: The Mining Record Printing EstablishmentCity: New YorkYear: 1878Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 380 pagesWidth: 5.5" Height: 7.75"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in dark green cloth with bright stamped gilt lettering and black ornamental design to spine. Front cover has encircled gilt illustration stamped on front cover over stamped title in black. Book shows light shelfwear. Binding is firm. Front pastedown displays remnants of antique bookplate. Pages are clean and without markings. This work contains numerous full-page illustrations by the Continental Stereoscopic Company of New York.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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8V BIGGLE FARM LIBRARY 1894-1906 Antique Manuals On Horses Cows Poultry Swine Domestic Animals Orchards & General Well-Being Color Plates

Lot 8008: 8V BIGGLE FARM LIBRARY 1894-1906 Antique Manuals On Horses Cows Poultry Swine Domestic Animals Orchards & General Well-Being Color Plates

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Description: Title: Biggle Farm LibraryAuthor: Jacob BigglePublisher: Wilmer Atkinson CompanyCity: PhiladelphiaYear: 1894-1906Binding Style: HardcoverNumber of Volumes: 8 Complete: NoWidth: 4" Height: 5.75"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is a scarce collection of volumes from this turn-of the century manual series. This set contains volumes 1-7 and volume 9, covering the breeding of horses, the culture of berries and fruit trees, the management of farm poultry, the raising of cows, swine, pets, as well as presenting a "guide to good health and long life."Antique volumes are bound in blue cloth with stamped red lettering to spines and front covers. Pictorial designs relating to topic discussed appear on front cover. Books show mild external wear, with light soiling and occasional stain to covers. Bindings are sound. Pages of first volume display light foxing. Interiors are otherwise clean and without markings. This work is profusely illustrated, presenting bright chromolithographic plates, b&w photographic plates, as well as textual illustrations.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Cotton / Walton / Hawkins THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION 1775 Antique Angling In Leather Binding Copper Plates

Lot 8009: Cotton / Walton / Hawkins THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION 1775 Antique Angling In Leather Binding Copper Plates

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Description: Title: The Complete Angler: or, Contemplative Man's Recreation. Being a Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish and Fishing. In Two Parts. The First Written by Mr. Isaac Walton, the Second by Charles Cotton, Esq. Illustrated with Upwards of Thirty Copper-Plate Cuts of the Several Kinds of River Fish, of the Implements Used in Angling, and View of the Principal Scenes Described in the Book. To Which Are Prefixed, the Lives of the Authors. and Notes Historical, Critical, and ExplanatoryAuthor: Charles Cotton, Isaac Walton, Sir John HawkinsPublisher: John and Francis RivingtonCity: LondonYear: 1775Printing Information: Other - see descriptionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: lxxviii/128 pages plus 8 unnumbered pages of indexWidth: 5" Height: 7.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is a scarce third edition of this work.Antique volume is bound in full leather with raised bans and stamped gilt lettering and ruling to spine. Book shows moderate external wear, with mild rubbing to covers and chipping at edges. Binding is somewhat shaken, with one signature (pages 291-302 plus 3 plates) detached. Endpapers and title page display darkening at borders. Previous owner's name is written at top of title page. Frontispiece is detached. Pages are clean and without markings. This work contains a total of 31 copper plates, with 16 full-page plates (including the two frontispieces and two music scores) and 15 engraved vignettes depicting various types of fish.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Antique Friedrich SCHILLER SILVER COMMEMORATIVE LOCKET Song of the Bell Romantic German Poet Jewelry

Lot 8010: Antique Friedrich SCHILLER SILVER COMMEMORATIVE LOCKET Song of the Bell Romantic German Poet Jewelry

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Description: Details: Within this silver locket is a tiny book which contains perhaps the most famous poem in German, "Das Lied von der Glocke," or "Song of the Bell." It was written by the Romantic poet Friedrich Schiller, whose "Ode to Joy" inspired Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. The locket bears Schiller's profile on the cover, and may have been commissioned to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Schiller's death in 1905. A bell decorates the back cover of the locket. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: The clasp on the locket is in good order, as is the hinge and exterior of the locket. The book has all its pages, but is no longer glued to the inside of the locket.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50

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U. P. Hedrick THE PEARS OF NEW YORK 1921 First Edition Antique Pomology Color Plates

Lot 8011: U. P. Hedrick THE PEARS OF NEW YORK 1921 First Edition Antique Pomology Color Plates

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Description: Title: The Pears of New YorkAuthor: U. P. Hedrick - Ulysses Prentiss Hedrick was an American botanist and horticulturist who specialized in spermatophytes. His main interest was cultivated fruit trees and he published a number of volumes dealing with such fruits as cherries, grapes, plums, and peaches.Publisher: J. B. Lyon Company, PrintersCity: AlbanyYear: 1921Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: xi/636 pagesWidth: 9.75" Height: 12.25"Book Details: A title in the Fruits of New York series.Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in green cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Ex-library book shows external wear, with rubbing to covers. Scratch marks can be seen in lower half of front cover. Library markings appear on spine, front flyleaf, blank preliminary page, with customary attachments to rear endpaper. Number in ink appears along bottom edge of title page. This volume is solidly bound with clean pages. Illustrated with a tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait of Marshall P. Wilder and many well-preserved bright color plates.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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William Sewel THE HISTORY OF THE RISE INCREASE AND PROGRESS OF THE CHRISTIAN PEOPLE CALLED QUAKERS 1728 Antique Theology

Lot 8012: William Sewel THE HISTORY OF THE RISE INCREASE AND PROGRESS OF THE CHRISTIAN PEOPLE CALLED QUAKERS 1728 Antique Theology

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Description: Title: The History of the Rise, Increase, and Progress of the Christian People Called Quakers: Intermixed with Several Remarkable Occurences. Written Originally in Low-Dutch, and Also Translated into EnglishAuthor: William SewelPublisher: Samuel KeimerCity: PhiladelphiaYear: 1728Binding Style: HardcoverPagination: 694 plus 10 unnumbered pages of indexWidth: 7.75" Height: 11.5"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume lacks front and rear boards. Spine cover shows loss at head and foot. Book is preserved in archival folder with ribbons at fore edges. Wrappers have been taped at front and rear of volume. Front wrapper has antique library bookplate from Swathmore College. Text block is intact. Title page and a number of initial pages display professional repair work to fore edges. Previous owner's name and annotations in ink can be seen on upper half of title page Interior is foxed, with foxing most noticeable at front end of volume.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50

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Sally Hastings POEMS ON DIFFERENT SUBJECTS 1808 First Edition Antique Poetry Lancaster Pennsylvania Account Of Wagon Journey To Washington

Lot 8013: Sally Hastings POEMS ON DIFFERENT SUBJECTS 1808 First Edition Antique Poetry Lancaster Pennsylvania Account Of Wagon Journey To Washington

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Description: Title: Poems on Different Subjects. To Which Is Added, a Descriptive Account of a Family Tour to the West; in the Year, 1800. In a Letter to LadyAuthor: Sally Hastings - Sally Hastings was a Pennsylvania-born poet and pioneer.Publisher: William DicksonCity: Lancaster, PennsylvaniaYear: 1808Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 220 pagesWidth: 4.5" Height: 7"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in full leather with faded gilt-lettered spine label. Book shows external wear, with rubbing and scuffing to covers. Minor loss of material is visible at corners. Binding is sound. Endpapers display darkening at edges, with front flyleaf displaying loss of lower right corner.. Previous owner's name is written in ink at top of blank preliminary page. Pages show foxing throughout.Ten-page list of subscribers appears at end of volume.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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7V Nautical NAVAL HISTORY Heyday of Fighting Sail American Revolution Navies Tea Clippers Herzogin Cecilie Barque

Lot 8014: 7V Nautical NAVAL HISTORY Heyday of Fighting Sail American Revolution Navies Tea Clippers Herzogin Cecilie Barque

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Description: Book Details: This collection of new nautical history includes four copies of "The Heyday of Sail," part of an excellent pictorial series, Conway's "History of the Ship." From Caxton's Pictorial Histories comes "Navies and the American Revolution." Other titles include "The Tea Clippers" and "Herzogin Cecilie." To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are in generally excellent condition. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $18.50

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9 Pc. Antique CIVIL WAR ENVELOPES Covers Correspondence Letters Cancellations Postal Ephemera Postage Stamps Elmira NY

Lot 8015: 9 Pc. Antique CIVIL WAR ENVELOPES Covers Correspondence Letters Cancellations Postal Ephemera Postage Stamps Elmira NY

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Description: Details: There are nine envelopes or covers dating from the Civil War in this lot, three of them with original correspondence. Most are illustrated with droll or patriotic cartoons. Where legible, cancellations are dated 1861, or do not include the year. These cancellations read Elmira, Big Flats, Horseheads, or Bath, NY. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These envelopes are in generally good condition, and are preserved in individual plastic sleeves.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50

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Theophilus R. Gates A VIEW OF THE LAST DISPENSATION OF LIGHT 1814 First Edition Antique ChristianTheology Church Renewal Early American Imprint

Lot 8016: Theophilus R. Gates A VIEW OF THE LAST DISPENSATION OF LIGHT 1814 First Edition Antique ChristianTheology Church Renewal Early American Imprint

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Description: Title: A View of the Last Dispensation of Light, That Will Be in the World: Taking into Consideration, Its Certainty - Its Effects upon Mankind - and the Time When This Light Will Be DispensedAuthor: Theophilus R. GatesPublisher: Joseph RakestrawCity: PhiladelphiaYear: 1814Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 108 pagesWidth: 4" Height: 5.5"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique small-format volume is bound is pink paper-covered boards with leather spine. Book shows moderate external wear, with rubbing to covers and loss at tips of corners. Binding is sound. Pencil annotations can be seen on front pastedown. Pages display foxing throughout.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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James Callingham SIGN WRITING AND GLASS EMBOSSING 1895 Antique Illustrated Manual  History Of Signs Sign-Boards Ancient & Ornamental Alphabets

Lot 8017: James Callingham SIGN WRITING AND GLASS EMBOSSING 1895 Antique Illustrated Manual History Of Signs Sign-Boards Ancient & Ornamental Alphabets

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Description: Title: Sign Writing and Glass Embossing; A Complete Practical Illustrated Manual of the Art. To Which Are Added Numerous AlphabetsAuthor: James CallinghamPublisher: Henry Carey Baird & Co.City: PhiladelphiaYear: 1895Binding Style: HardcoverPagination: 210 pages plus 32 pages of publisher's catalogueWidth: 5.5" Height: 8.25"Book Details: Chapters in this work explore the history of signs, sign painting and writing, the art of forming and cutting letters, drawing essential lines, classes of alphabets, ancient and ornamental alphabets, thicknesses and shadows, questions of perspective, use of color in sign writing, gold leaf and gilting, glass embossing, and burnished gilding on glass. Final chapter addresses "Orthographical and Other Errors," which includes a section on "ignorance and eccentricity of employers."Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in blind-stamped brown cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Book shows mild external wear. Binding is firm. Pages are clean and without markings. Book contains a number of illustrations, including an appendix with full-page samples of alphabet types.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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7V Antiquarian DECORATIVE LITERATURE Robinson Crusoe Anatole France Tales Howard Pyle Modern Aladdin Romance

Lot 8018: 7V Antiquarian DECORATIVE LITERATURE Robinson Crusoe Anatole France Tales Howard Pyle Modern Aladdin Romance

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Description: Book Details: This assortment of decorative antiquarian literature includes attractively illustrated stories and novels, some by noted authors like Anatole France, Daniel Defoe, and Howard Pyle. Titles include "Robinson Crusoe," "A Modern Aladdin," and "Francis Drake, A Tragedy of the Sea."To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50

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7V Antiquarian EUROPEAN TRAVELOGUES Normany France Tyrol Edinburgh Vienna Near & Far East New England

Lot 8019: 7V Antiquarian EUROPEAN TRAVELOGUES Normany France Tyrol Edinburgh Vienna Near & Far East New England

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Description: Book Details: Antiquarian European travelogues is the theme of this lot, which includes narratives of France, New England, the Tyrol, Edinburgh, Normandy inns, Vienna, and other locations in Europe and in the East. Most of these handsome books are delightfully decorative.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50

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Thomas Meehan MEEHAN'S MONTHLY: A MAGAZINE OF HORTICULTURE, BOTANY & KINDRED SUBJECTS 1897 Prang Colored Lithographs

Lot 8020: Thomas Meehan MEEHAN'S MONTHLY: A MAGAZINE OF HORTICULTURE, BOTANY & KINDRED SUBJECTS 1897 Prang Colored Lithographs

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Description: Book Details: This lot includes the antique volume of Meehans' Monthly shown in the corresponding image(s). This is volume 7 of this horticultural magazine, corresponding to the year 1897. This book is illustrated with colored lithographs by L. Prang & Co. and numerous copper and wood engravings. Texts appear in double columns. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. Condition / Notes: Antique volume has been rebound in pebbled brown cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Ex-library book shows mild external wear, with call number label taped to foot of spine. Binding is sound. Library stamps appear on front pastedown, bar code strip is attached to front flyleaf. Stamp can be seen on title page. No other institutional markings or attachments are visible. Lightly age-toned pages are clean and without markings. Color botanical plates are well preserved.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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18 Pc. Vintage WORLD WAR II PATRIOTIC STATIONERY Colorful Graphics Uncle Sam Jacques Minkus Postal Ephemera

Lot 8021: 18 Pc. Vintage WORLD WAR II PATRIOTIC STATIONERY Colorful Graphics Uncle Sam Jacques Minkus Postal Ephemera

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Description: Details: This collection of new old-stock (NOS) vintage postal ephemera consists of eighteen packets of unused patriotic stationery printed during World War II. Colorful graphics highlight both the sheets and envelopes, as well the large envelopes used to package them. These were all produced by the Jacques Minkus company of New York City. Most of these packets contain their original, full complement of 10 sheets and 10 envelopes, but several packets are missing a few sheets. Nevertheless, there are at least 150 pieces in this collection. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: This stationery is in generally good condition, although yellowing has occurred on some packets.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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8V Antiquarian RHETORIC & REFERENCE Chess Law Rules of Order Entertainment Quotations Mathematics Orthography Early 19th C.

Lot 8022: 8V Antiquarian RHETORIC & REFERENCE Chess Law Rules of Order Entertainment Quotations Mathematics Orthography Early 19th C.

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Description: Book Details: Most of these antiquarian reference books are from the early decades of the 19th century, and were intended largely for the self-taught, or for school use. Topics include rhetoric, etymology, and other aspects of English usage, including quotations; legal matters, mathematics, and conducting orderly meetings. A book on chess and a thick. illustrated one purporting to be "The Book of Entertainment, of Curiosities and Wonders in Nature, Art, and Mind" complete the lot.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $8.50

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Aesop FABULAE AESOPI SELECTAE SELECT FABLES OF AESOP 1814 Antique Bilingual Anthology Of Ancient Roman Literature James Ross Latin Prosody

Lot 8023: Aesop FABULAE AESOPI SELECTAE SELECT FABLES OF AESOP 1814 Antique Bilingual Anthology Of Ancient Roman Literature James Ross Latin Prosody

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Description: Title: Fabulae Aesopi Selectae, Select Fables of Aesop, with an English Translation As Literal As Possible, Answering Line for Line thoughout, the Roman and Italic Characters Being Alernately Ued; So That It Is Next to an Impossibility for the Student To Mistake. The Second Edition Improved with a Compend of Latin ProsodyAuthor: Aesop - Aesop was a Greek writer credited with a number of popular fables. Older spellings of his name have included Esop(e) and Isope. Although his existence remains uncertain and no writings by him survive, numerous tales credited to him were gathered across the centuries and in many languages in a storytelling tradition that continues to this day. In many of the tales, animals speak and have human characteristics.Scattered details of Aesop's life can be found in ancient sources, including Aristotle, Herodotus, and Plutarch. An ancient literary work called The Aesop Romance tells an episodic, probably highly fictional version of his life, including the traditional description of him as a strikingly ugly slave who by his cleverness acquires freedom and becomes an adviser to kings and city-states. A later tradition (dating from the Middle Ages) depicts Aesop as a black Ethiopian. Depictions of Aesop in popular culture over the last 2500 years have included several works of art and his appearance as a character in numerous books, films, plays, and television programs., James RossPublisher: James MaxwellCity: PhiladelphiaYear: 1814Printing Information: Second EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 155 pagesWidth: 4.75" Height: 7.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in full leather. Book shows external wear, with scuffing and rubbing to covers. Binding is sound. Bookplates and annotation in ink and pencil can be seen on front endpaper. Pages display light foxing throughout. Faint stain appears at bottom edge of preliminary and initial pages. Text has occasional pencil marginalia.Text is bilingual in Latin and English.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Frederick H. Chapin MOUNTAINEERING IN COLORADO: THE PEAKS ABOUT ESTES PARK 1889 First Edition Antique Western Americana Plates

Lot 8024: Frederick H. Chapin MOUNTAINEERING IN COLORADO: THE PEAKS ABOUT ESTES PARK 1889 First Edition Antique Western Americana Plates

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Description: Title: Mountaineering in Colorado: The Peaks about Estes ParkAuthor: Frederick H. Chapin - Frederick H. Chapin was an American business man, mountaineer, photographer, amateur archaeologist and author. He is best known for his exploration of mesas and ruins found in the Mesa Verde area of Colorado. Although his book is relatively unknown today, his descriptions and quality photographs are an important historical resource.Chapin visited the Mesa Verde region during the summers of 1889 and 1890, using explorer Richard Wetherill and members of his family as guides. Although active in exploring and photographing the sites, Chapin was not heavily involved in excavating the ruins or collecting artifacts due to time constraints. He did, however, photograph artifacts collected by the Wetherills, and was glad to receive artifacts they collected and forwarded to him. Chapin also assessed the climbing possibilities of mesas and peaks in the area. He described the landscape and ruins in an 1890 article and later in a 1892 book, "The Land of the Cliff-Dwellers," illustrated with hand-drawn maps and personal photographs. Chapin Mesa, which shelters many of the best known cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde, is named for him.Publisher: Appalachian Mountain ClubCity: BostonYear: 1889Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 168 pagesWidth: 5.75" Height: 8"Book Details: This book contains eleven plates and 41 illustrations printed with the text. An appendix contains a partial list of plants growing in Estes Park, but there is no map. Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in two-tone green cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Pictorial design depicting mountains is stamped in upper half of front cover, above title. Book shows mild external wear, with rubbing to covers and loss at tips of outside corners. Binding is firm. Antique bookplate belonging to Frank M. Chapin appears on front pastedown. Interior is clean and bright. This work contains photographic plates and in-text illustrations.Book is preserved in transparent plastic cover.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Durant / Peirce HISTORY OF ST. LAWRENCE CO. NEW YORK 1878 First Edition Antique Historical Account With Biographical Sketches Plates Map

Lot 8025: Durant / Peirce HISTORY OF ST. LAWRENCE CO. NEW YORK 1878 First Edition Antique Historical Account With Biographical Sketches Plates Map

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Description: Title: History of St. Lawrence Co., New York. With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers, 1749-1878Author: Henry B. Pierce, Samuel W. DurantPublisher: L. H. Everts & Co.City: PhiladelphiaYear: 1878Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 521 pagesWidth: 9.25" Height: 12.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique folio volume is bound in quarter leather over blind-stamped brown cloth. Spine has raised bands and stamped gilt lettering. Embossed lettering in gilt ornamental designs can be seen on front cover. Book shows external wear, with loss of material along top edge of front board and rubbing to covers. Minor loss is also visible along edges and at corners of boards. Binding is firm, with reinforced hinges. Gift inscription in ink appears on front pastedown. Gilt-edged pages are clean and without markings. This work contains a tissue-guarded frontispiece, numerous plates offering views and portraits, and in-text illustrations, as well as a full-page color map. Text appears in double columns.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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6V Antiquarian HISTORY OF SCOTLAND & IRELAND Scottish Church London-York Road Irish Culture

Lot 8026: 6V Antiquarian HISTORY OF SCOTLAND & IRELAND Scottish Church London-York Road Irish Culture

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Description: Book Details: The books in this antiquarian lot tell the histories of the north of England, Scotland, and Ireland. Some are beautifully decorative. Titles include "The Great North Road," a general history of Scotland with fold-out map and "Scotland's Church," and "The Sorrows and Glories of Ireland" and "The Irish Future and the Lordship of the World."To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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6V Vintage & Antiquarian TRAVEL GUIDEBOOKS & TRAVELOGUES Famous Hotels Japan Alps Italy Naples Nepal Ornithology Rhine Signed

Lot 8027: 6V Vintage & Antiquarian TRAVEL GUIDEBOOKS & TRAVELOGUES Famous Hotels Japan Alps Italy Naples Nepal Ornithology Rhine Signed

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Description: Book Details: These vintage and antique books are all related to travel, with anecdotes, travelogues, a guide to the historic hotels of the world (signed by the author), and explorations of specific places. A charming 1909 guidebook to Naples, covered in red silk, has a large folding map in the back, but the printer accidentally inserted the textblock upside down. An 1894 volume provides information on the Alps, the lakes and cities of northern Italy, the Rhine, and Paris. An 1881 book reports on an American's trip to England and Italy. Dillon Ripley, noted ornithologist and curator at the Smithsonian Institution, wrote about a birding trip to Nepal, and signed the book. The lot is completed by a memoir of Elizabeth Gray Vining's four years as tutor to Crown Prince Akihito of Japan; and the author's signature is pasted onto the title page.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $9.50

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200V Vintage 1960s COMIC BOOKS 1980s Incredible Hulk Star Trek TNG Personality Superman X-Men, Aquaman Miracle Man

Lot 8028: 200V Vintage 1960s COMIC BOOKS 1980s Incredible Hulk Star Trek TNG Personality Superman X-Men, Aquaman Miracle Man

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Description: Details: This comic book assortment is diverse, with a wide range in ages. About a quarter of the approximately 200 comics in this lot are priced at twelve or fifteen cents an issue, which dates them from the mid-1960s. These feature the Incredible Hulk, although a few other titles (like the first issue of "Miracle Man") were also published during this period. The most recent comics are from the early 1990s. There are many Star Trek comics in this collection, as well as many "Personality Profiles: the Illustrated Biography Magazine." Each issue of these presents a character from either the original Star Trek series or from The Next Generation.Other characters included in this lot are Superman, the X-Men, Venom, Dr. Who, Spawn, Predator, the Punisher, and Aquaman.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: Many of these comic books have all been preserved in individual plastic sleeves and protected from light. However, this lot has a strong musty smell, and some of the magazines are rippled.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $43.50

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260V Vintage STAR TREK COMIC BOOKS 1984-1992

Lot 8029: 260V Vintage STAR TREK COMIC BOOKS 1984-1992

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Description: Details: The roughly 260 comic books in this lot are all issues of "Star Trek" published between about 1984 and 1992.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: All of these comic books have all been preserved in individual plastic sleeves and protected from light, and all are in excellent condition.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $49.50

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165V Vintage COMIC BOOKS Transformers Universe X-Men Wolverine Star Wars Superman 1980s-1990s

Lot 8030: 165V Vintage COMIC BOOKS Transformers Universe X-Men Wolverine Star Wars Superman 1980s-1990s

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Description: Details: This collection of comic books dates from the mid-1980s through early 1990s, and there are about 165 copies in this lot. Included are what looks like the complete first installments of Transformers Universe and Terminator, as well as issues of Superman, X-Men, Wolverine, Star Wars, Weapon X, and probably others.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: Most of these comic books have all been preserved in individual plastic sleeves and protected from light, and all are in excellent condition.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $38.50

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7V Antiquarian U.S. HISTORY American Frontier Mohawk Susquehanna River Comstock Lode West Desert Country Joseph Pennell Work Colonial Costume

Lot 8031: 7V Antiquarian U.S. HISTORY American Frontier Mohawk Susquehanna River Comstock Lode West Desert Country Joseph Pennell Work Colonial Costume

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Description: Book Details: Although there are exceptions, this antiquarian collection of U.S. history focuses on the opening of the American frontier, which steadily moved west as the years advanced. In the limited edition "Four Great Rivers," the 1769 journal of Richard Smith of New Jersey, the frontier is still in the east: the rivers are the Hudson, the Mohawk, the Susquehanna, and the Delaware.The real West emerges in "Desert Country," signed by its author, Edwin Corle, and part of the American Folkways series edited by Erskine Caldwell; in "Editor on the Comstock Lode," by Wells Drury; and in "Life on the Range and On the Trail," by R.J. Lauderdale and John M. Doak.Other studies of American history are "Costume of Colonial Times," "Joseph Pennell's Pictures of the Wonder of Work (1881-1915)," and a "History of the Centennial Exhibition"To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50

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Philately STAMP & FIRST DAY COVER ALBUMS Mystic Heritage Collection Presidents States FDCs Postage

Lot 8032: Philately STAMP & FIRST DAY COVER ALBUMS Mystic Heritage Collection Presidents States FDCs Postage

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Description: Details: There are five deluxe, matching slip-cased albums in this philately collection. They are part of the the Heritage Collection put out by the Mystic Stamp Company. There are two volumes of First Day Covers: one contains FDCs issued from 1998-1999, and the other holds FDCs from 1998-2006. Two volumes give histories of the U.S. presidents, illustrated by stamps honoring achievements during their terms, and one album celebrates the fifty states, with each page decorated with the appropriate stamp(s).Stamp collections, with explanatory material, inhabit the other albums. Two are devoted to American presidents, and contain stamps issued in many different decades. The remaining album holds stamps and information honoring the 50 states.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: All of this philatelic material is in excellent, well-preserved condition.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $38.50

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C. F. Gordon Cumming AT HOME IN FIJI 1882 Antique Victorian Travel Literature South Pacific Fold-Out Map & Plates

Lot 8033: C. F. Gordon Cumming AT HOME IN FIJI 1882 Antique Victorian Travel Literature South Pacific Fold-Out Map & Plates

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Description: Title: At Home in FijiAuthor: C. F. Gordon Cumming - Constance Frederica "Eka" Gordon-Cumming was a travel writer and painter. She was born on 26 May 1837 at Altyre, near Forres in Scotland, the 12th child of a wealthy family. Her parents were Sir William Gordon-Cumming, 2nd Baronet, and Elizabeth Maria (Campbell) Cumming. She was the aunt of Sir William Gordon-Cumming, 4th Baronet. She grew up in Northumberland, and was educated at Fulham, London. She taught herself how to paint, and had help from artists visiting her home, including one of Queen Victoria's favorite painters, Sir Edwin Landseer. After spending a year in India in 1867, she became interested in travel.Gordon-Cumming was a prolific travel writer and landscape painter who traveled the world, mostly in Asia and the Pacific. She has painted over a thousand watercolors. Places she visited include Australia, New Zealand, America, China, and Japan. She arrived in Hilo, Hawaii in October 1879, and was among the first artists to paint the active volcanoes. Her Hawaii travelogue, "Fire Fountains: The Kingdom of Hawaii," was published in Edinburgh in 1883.Her best known books are "At Home in Fiji" and "A Lady's Cruise on a French Man-of-War." The latter book resulted from an invitation to join a French ship put into service for the Bishop of Samoa so that he could visit remote parts of his far-flung diocese.Miss Gordon-Cumming received much criticism from male writers of the era, perhaps because she did not fit in the traditional Victorian role of women, as she often traveled alone and unaided. Henry Adams said her books are a collection of anecdotes without much interest. In any case, her landscape drawings and watercolors seem to be universally admired.Gordon-Cumming visited Yosemite Valley in April 1878, after visiting Tahiti. She intended to visit for 3 days, but ended up staying 3 months. She says "I for one have wandered far enough over the wide world to know a unique glory when I am blessed by the sight of one . . ." She published her letters back home as Granite Crags in 1884. While in Yosemite Miss Gordon-Cumming also drew watercolor sketches, which she displayed in Yosemite Valley-making it the first art exhibition in Yosemite.In 1879, while visiting Peking, China, Miss Gordon-Cumming met William Hill Murray, a Scottish missionary to China. He had invented the Numeral Type system, through which blind and illiterate Chinese learned to read and write, by assigning numbers to each of the 408 Chinese Mandarin sounds. Gordon-Cumming wrote a book (1899) about the system and supported the school for the rest of her life. She died in Scotland on 4 September 1924, and is buried near Crieff.The Honolulu Museum of Art, the Oakland Museum of California and the Yosemite Museum are among the public collections holding works by Constance Gordon-Cumming.Publisher: A. C. Armstrong & SonCity: New YorkYear: 1882Binding Style: HardcoverPagination: x/365 pagesWidth: 6" Height: 8.5"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Stated to be a new edition, "complete in one volume."Antique volume is bound in green cloth with stamped black lettering and decorative designs to covers. Book is slightly cocked and shows external wear, with light soiling to covers and fraying at ends of spine and at corners. Rear hinge is cracked. Author's name and date appear at top of title page. Pages are clean and without markings. This work is illustrated with plates and well-preserved fold-out map at rear of volume.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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S. P. Meek FRANZ: A DOG OF THE POLICE 1935 First Printing In Scarce Dust Jacket  Dobermann Pinscher Trained For Police Work Berkeley Honolulu

Lot 8034: S. P. Meek FRANZ: A DOG OF THE POLICE 1935 First Printing In Scarce Dust Jacket Dobermann Pinscher Trained For Police Work Berkeley Honolulu

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Description: Title: Franz: A Dog of the PoliceAuthor: S. P. MeekPublisher: The Penn Publishing CompanyCity: PhiladelphiaYear: 1935Printing Information: First PrintingBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 319 pagesWidth: 6.25" Height: 8.75"Book Details: "Franz is the story of a Dobermann Pinscher who was trained for police work in the famous C. A. Roy kennels of Berkeley, California. He is pruchased by the Berkeley police department and soon gains a state-wide reputation for the excellence of his work. Later on, when officers from the Berkeley police force are sent to Honolulu to reorganize the department there, Franz goes with them and in the tropical city of Honolulu adds to his already great reputation and gathers fresh laurels for himself and his master." (from front dust jacket flap)Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in textured light blue cloth with black lettering to spine and front cover. Book shows external wear, with sunning to spine and adjacent areas of front and rear covers. Binding is separating at rare hinge. Text block is intact. Volume has illustrated endapers. A small number of plates are detached. Illustrated color dust jacket is separated in two parts, with minor loss of material at edges and taping to spine.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Oliver Johnson WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON AND HIS TIMES 1881 Antique History Of Abolitionism Inscribed By Author American History

Lot 8035: Oliver Johnson WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON AND HIS TIMES 1881 Antique History Of Abolitionism Inscribed By Author American History

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Description: Title: William Lloyd Garrison and His Times: or, Sketches of the Anti-Slavery Movement in America, and of the Man Who Was Its Founder and Moral LeaderAuthor: Oliver JohnsonPublisher: Houghton, Mifflin and CompanyCity: BostonYear: 1881Binding Style: HardcoverPagination: xxvi/20-490Width: 6.25" Height: 8.5"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is a scarce edition with inscription by author. Inscription on blank preliminary page reads "Charles Storrs, Esq. / With the Author's regards / Dec. 20, 1881." Antique volume is bound blue cloth over beveled boards with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Book shows mild external wear, with minor loss at head of spine and light soiling to front cover. Front hinge is cracked. Previous owner's annotation in pencil appears under author's inscription. Pages have pencil marginalia and underlining. Lower margin of text block displays water markings. This work is illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of W. Lloyd Garrison.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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6V Antiquarian AMERICAN TRAVELOGUES Black Hill South Dakota Alaska Missionary Far West Rockies Pacific Coast Eastern U.S. North & South

Lot 8036: 6V Antiquarian AMERICAN TRAVELOGUES Black Hill South Dakota Alaska Missionary Far West Rockies Pacific Coast Eastern U.S. North & South

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Description: Book Details: American journeys are the focus of this group of antiquarian travelogues, which includes explorations of Alaska, the Black Hills of South Dakota (with colored, fold-out geological map), Utah and the Rocky Mountains (with colored fold-out map), and the far West and Pacific coast. One volume recounts travels in the eastern half of the U.S., both north and south. A biography of Sheldon Jackson missionary and prospector in the Rockies and in Alaska, completes the lot.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $12.50

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3V Philately MASTER GLOBAL STAMP ALBUMS Minkus Publications Comprehensive International Postage Collection

Lot 8037: 3V Philately MASTER GLOBAL STAMP ALBUMS Minkus Publications Comprehensive International Postage Collection

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Description: Details: This lot is composed of three volumes (I, III, and IV) of the Master Global Stamp Album produced in 1967 by Minkus Publications. These albums aimed compile a comprehensive collection of stamps world-wide. The albums are sparsely populated, perhaps 10% over all. The heavy-duty albums are well made, and conserved inside slip-cases.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These albums are in very good condition.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $43.50

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260V Vintage COMIC BOOKS Batman Dark Knight Detective Warrior Nun Manga Dr. Who Aliens Predator Battlestar Galactica Animaniacs 1990s

Lot 8038: 260V Vintage COMIC BOOKS Batman Dark Knight Detective Warrior Nun Manga Dr. Who Aliens Predator Battlestar Galactica Animaniacs 1990s

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Description: Details: There are approximately 265 comic books in this lot, which date from the 1980s and 1990s. This is very diverse with a wide range of characters, including several different Batman-themed titles, such as Detective Comics and the Dark Knight. A few manga are included from the Warrior Nun series. Other comics are Dr. Who, Battlestar Galactica, Predator, Aliens, New Titans, and an AC/DC Rock & Roll mag put out by Revolutionary Comics.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: Most of these comic books have all been preserved in individual plastic sleeves and protected from light, and are in excellent condition. There have a musty odor.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $46.50

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THE GREAT WAR OF THE EAST! Antique Military History Crimean War Battle Descriptions Russia Turkey England France Siege of Sevastopol Plates

Lot 8039: THE GREAT WAR OF THE EAST! Antique Military History Crimean War Battle Descriptions Russia Turkey England France Siege of Sevastopol Plates

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Description: Title: The Great War of the East! Between Russia and Turkey, and the Western Allies, England and France: Containing a Minute and Thrilling Description of the Terrible Battles of Silistria, ALma, Balak-Lava, Inkerman, and OthersAuthor: uncredited authorPublisher: American Family Publication EstablishmentCity: New YorkYear: 1855Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 109 pagesWidth: 6" Height: 8.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in blind-stamped brown cloth. Book lacks spine cover and rear board is detached. Front and rear covers show soiling and minor loss at corners. Text block is intact. Endpapers and blank preliminary pages have pencil annotations. Pages display scattered foxing (heaviest at front of volume) and marginal staining. Work contains a small number of full-page illustrationsFor lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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6V Antiquarian DECORATIVE POETRY Keats Shelley Coleridge Goethe Faust Milton British Poets Romantic Leather-Bound

Lot 8040: 6V Antiquarian DECORATIVE POETRY Keats Shelley Coleridge Goethe Faust Milton British Poets Romantic Leather-Bound

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Description: Book Details: The Romantic poets predominate in this collection of decorative antiquarian poetry. Include is a complete, two-volume edition of Goethe's "Faust;" an anthology of Coleridge, Shelley, and Keats; another compilation also featuring Keats, an 1839 anthology of British poets beginning with Ben Jonson, and an 1852 volume by an American poetess. Two of these books are nicely bound in leather.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $16.50

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Antiquarian WORLD HISTORY Biography Pepys Columbus Chinese Gordon Philip II Russian Revolution T.E. Lawrence WWI Gothic France

Lot 8041: Antiquarian WORLD HISTORY Biography Pepys Columbus Chinese Gordon Philip II Russian Revolution T.E. Lawrence WWI Gothic France

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Description: Book Details: The complete diary of Samuel Pepys is one prize in this large group of antiquarian world history, which also includes biographical works on Philip II of Spain, Charles "Chinese" Gordon, T.E. Lawrence, and the log of Christopher Columbus. Other topics include the Russian Revolution and its aftermath, the French Gothic landmarks of Chartres and Mont St. Michel, World War I, and the cultures of India, Spain, Scandinavia, and Mexico.To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: These books are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $28.50

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Beckett / Putnam / Duhuit BRAM VAN VELDE 1958 First Edition Art Monograph With Introduction & Essay By Samuel Beckett

Lot 8042: Beckett / Putnam / Duhuit BRAM VAN VELDE 1958 First Edition Art Monograph With Introduction & Essay By Samuel Beckett

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Description: Title: Bram Van VeldeAuthor: Georges Duthuit, Jacques Putnam, Samuel Beckett - Samuel Barclay Beckett was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French. His work offers a bleak, tragicomic outlook on human nature, often coupled with black comedy and gallows humour. Beckett is widely regarded as among the most influential writers of the 20th century. Strongly influenced by James Joyce, he is considered one of the last modernists. As an inspiration to many later writers, he is also sometimes considered one of the first postmodernists. He is one of the key writers in what Martin Esslin called the "Theatre of the Absurd". His work became increasingly minimalist in his later career. Beckett was awarded the 1969 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his writing, which-in new forms for the novel and drama-in the destitution of modern man acquires its elevation". He was elected Saoi of Aosdana in 1984.Publisher: La Musee de PocheCity: ParisYear: 1958Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: Perfect BindingPagination: 59 pagesWidth: 5.75" Height: 7.5"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is a scarce first edition of this French-language monograph on Dutch modernist painter Bram van Velde, with introduction and the first of the three texts by Samuel Beckett.Volume is bound in original illustrated wrappers. Book shows light shelfwear. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and without markings. Illustrated with color plates.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Samuel Beckett FIRST LOVE 1973 First Edition In Scarce Dust Jacket Short Story

Lot 8043: Samuel Beckett FIRST LOVE 1973 First Edition In Scarce Dust Jacket Short Story

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Description: Title: First LoveAuthor: Samuel Beckett - Samuel Barclay Beckett was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French. His work offers a bleak, tragicomic outlook on human nature, often coupled with black comedy and gallows humour. Beckett is widely regarded as among the most influential writers of the 20th century. Strongly influenced by James Joyce, he is considered one of the last modernists. As an inspiration to many later writers, he is also sometimes considered one of the first postmodernists. He is one of the key writers in what Martin Esslin called the "Theatre of the Absurd". His work became increasingly minimalist in his later career. Beckett was awarded the 1969 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his writing, which-in new forms for the novel and drama-in the destitution of modern man acquires its elevation". He was elected Saoi of Aosdana in 1984.Publisher: Calder & BoyarsCity: LondonYear: 1973Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 62 pagesWidth: 5.5" Height: 8.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Volume is bound in pink cloth with bright stamped silver lettering to spine. Book and dust jacket are in excellent condition. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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W. H. H. Murray ADIRONDACK TALES 1896 Antique Americana In Decorative Binding Regional Literature  New York Trappers Plates

Lot 8044: W. H. H. Murray ADIRONDACK TALES 1896 Antique Americana In Decorative Binding Regional Literature New York Trappers Plates

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Description: Title: Adirondack TalesAuthor: W. H. H. MurrayPublisher: The Murray Lyceum BureauCity: Burlington, VermontYear: 1896Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 295 pages plus 5 pages of advertisementsWidth: 5.5" Height: 7"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in dark green cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Gilt pictorial design depicting deer also appears stamped on spine and front cover. Black illustration can be seen in upper half of front cover. Book shows light shelfwear. Front hinge is beginning to crack. Pages display sporadic light foxing. Work is illustrated with tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait of the author, with foxing along fore edge, and a plate representing John Norton the Trapper. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Jons Jacob Berzelius The USE OF THE BLOWPIPE & IN THE EXAMINATION OF MINERALS 1822 First Edition In English Children Translation Plates Fold-Out Table

Lot 8045: Jons Jacob Berzelius The USE OF THE BLOWPIPE & IN THE EXAMINATION OF MINERALS 1822 First Edition In English Children Translation Plates Fold-Out Table

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Description: Title: The Use of the Blowpipe in Chemical Analysis, and in the Examination of Minerals. With a Sketch of Berzelius's System of Mineralogy; a Synoptic Table of the Principal Characters of the Pure Earths and Metallic Oxides before the Blowpipe, and Numerous Notes and Additions by the TranslatorAuthor: Jons Jacob Berzelius - Jons Jacob Berzelius was a Swedish chemist. He worked out the modern technique of chemical formula notation, and is together with John Dalton, Antoine Lavoisier, and Robert Boyle considered a father of modern chemistry. He began his career as a physician but his researches in physical chemistry were of lasting significance in the development of the subject. He achieved much in later life as secretary of the Swedish Academy. He is known in Sweden as the Father of Swedish Chemistry. Berzelius Day is celebrated on 20 August in honor of him.Translor: J. G. Children - John George Children was a British chemist, mineralogist and zoologist., M. FresnelPublisher: Baldwin, Cradock, and JoyCity: LondonYear: 1822Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: xxxix/343 plus page of errataWidth: 6" Height: 9.25"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in brown paper-covered boards with dark brown cloth spine. Ex-library book shows external wear, with tearing at edges of spine and scuffing at edges of boards. The number 773 appears written in ink in upper right corner of front cover. Peeling can be seen in the lower right corner. Binding is sound. Antique library stamp can be seen on title page and on plates and table. Pages are otherwise clean and without markings. This work contains 3 plates and 1 intact fold-out table.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Willard A. Paul DON: HIS RECOLLECTIONS 1914 Author-Signed First Edition

Lot 8046: Willard A. Paul DON: HIS RECOLLECTIONS 1914 Author-Signed First Edition "Autobiography Of A Horse" Photographic Plates

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Description: Title: Don: His RecollectionsAuthor: Willard A. PaulPublisher: The American Humane Education SocietyCity: BostonYear: 1914Printing Information: Signed EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: xvi/274 pagesWidth: 6" Height: 8"Book Details: Condition / Notes: This is scarce author-signed first edition of this work. Inscription on half title page reads "Yours Truly / Willard A. Paul / July 22nd 1922 / Weston Mass / "Holiday House"."Antique volume is bound in blue cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Front cover is illustrated with color pastedown. Book shows moisture markings along bottom margin of front cover and mild rubbing to rear cover. Fore edge displays small stain. Front hinge is beginning to crack. Binding also cracked at final page of text. Previous owner's inscription appears on front flyleaf. Pages are clean and without markings. Illustrated with photographic plates.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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7V Signed Winter Olympics Hazlitt Boxing COLLECTIBLE ATHLETICS Signed Wade Tennis Figure Skating Gordon Cub Reporter Signed Farrington Sharp Cup

Lot 8047: 7V Signed Winter Olympics Hazlitt Boxing COLLECTIBLE ATHLETICS Signed Wade Tennis Figure Skating Gordon Cub Reporter Signed Farrington Sharp Cup

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Description: Book Details: This lot includes the group of vintage & antique collectible books on athletics shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are a number of author-signed editions including a limited edition of "The Fight: An Essay" (The Elm Tree Press, 1929) by publisher Marjorie Barlow, a first American edition of "Courting Triumph" (Mayflower Books, Inc., 1978, in dust jacket), and "The Trail of the Sharp Cup: The Story of the Fifth Oldest Trophy in International Sports" (Dodd, Mead & Company, 1974, in dust jacket). To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50

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S. Weir Mitchell HEPHZIBAH GUINNESS; THEE AND YOU; AND A DRAFT OF THE BANK OF SPAIN 1880 First Edition Antique American Literature

Lot 8048: S. Weir Mitchell HEPHZIBAH GUINNESS; THEE AND YOU; AND A DRAFT OF THE BANK OF SPAIN 1880 First Edition Antique American Literature

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Description: Title: Hephzibah Guinness; Thee and You; and a Draft on the Bank of SpainAuthor: S. Weir Mitchell - Silas Weir Mitchell was an American physician and writer known for his discovery of causalgia.He was son of a physician, John Kearsley Mitchell (1798-1858), and was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.He studied at the University of Pennsylvania in that city, and received the degree of M.D. at Jefferson Medical College in 1850. During the Civil War he had charge of nervous injuries and maladies at Turners Lane Hospital, Philadelphia, and at the close of the war became a specialist in neurology. In this field Weir Mitchell's name became prominently associated with his introduction of the rest cure, subsequently taken up by the medical world, for nervous diseases, particularly neurasthenia and hysteria. The treatment consisted primarily in isolation, confinement to bed, dieting, electrotherapy and massage; and was popularly know as 'Dr Diet and Dr Quiet'. His medical texts include "Injuries of Nerves and Their Consequences" (1872) and "Fat and Blood" (1877). Mitchell's disease (erythromelalgia) is named after him. He also coined the term Phantom Limb during his study of an amputee.In 1863 he wrote a clever short story, combining physiological and psychological problems, entitled "The Case of George Dedlow," in the Atlantic Monthly. Thenceforward, Mitchell, as a writer, divided his attention between professional and literary pursuits. In the former field, he produced monographs on rattlesnake venom, on intellectual hygiene, on injuries to the nerves, on neurasthenia, on nervous diseases of women, on the effects of gunshot wounds upon the nervous system, and on the relations between nurse, physician, and patient; while in the latter, he wrote juvenile stories, several volumes of respectable verse, and prose fiction of varying merit, which, however, gave him a leading place among the American authors of the close of the 19th century. His historical novels, "Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker" (1897), "The Adventures of François" (1898) and "The Red City" (1909), take high rank in this branch of fiction.He was Charlotte Perkins Gilman's doctor and his use of a rest cure on her provided the idea for "The Yellow Wallpaper," a short story in which the narrator is driven insane by her rest cure.His treatment was also used on Virginia Woolf, who wrote a savage satire of it: "you invoke proportion; order rest in bed; rest in solitude; silence and rest; rest without friends, without books, without messages; six months rest; until a man who went in weighing seven stone six comes out weighing twelve".Publisher: J. B. Lippincott & Co.City: PhiladelphiaYear: 1880Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 199 pagesWidth: 5.5" Height: 8"Book Details: Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in brown cloth over beveled boards with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Book shows mild external wear. Binding is sound. Lightly age-toned pages show sporadic foxing.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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Osa Johnson I MARRIED ADVENTURE: THE LIVES AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN & OSA JOHNSON 1940 Author-Signed Early Printing Deluxe Leather Binding

Lot 8049: Osa Johnson I MARRIED ADVENTURE: THE LIVES AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN & OSA JOHNSON 1940 Author-Signed Early Printing Deluxe Leather Binding

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Description: Title: I Married Adventure: The Lives and Adventures of Martin and Osa JohnsonAuthor: Osa Johnson - Osa Helen Johnson and her husband Martin Elmer Johnson (1884-1937) were American adventurers and explorers.Publisher: J. B. Lippincott CompanyCity: PhiladelphiaYear: 1940Printing Information: Signed EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: 376 pagesWidth: 6.75" Height: 9.5"Book Details: Osa Johnson's autobiography "I Married Adventure" (IMA) was the best-selling non-fiction book of 1940. The continued popularity of IMA with its zebra-striped cover has generated interest in collecting first editions.Condition / Notes: This is a scarce author-signed early printing. Inscription on preliminary page reads "To Betty and / Pete. / Best African / wishes. / Osa Johnson." Volume has been rebound in three-quarter dark green leather over green cloth. with stamped green lettering and pictorial designs to spine. Well-preserved volume has marbled endpapers and gilt top edge. Interior is clean and without markings. Work is illustrated with numerous photographs.For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50

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150 Pc. Antique POSTCARD COLLECTION Mexican Cuba Military WWI St. Patrick's Holiday Humorous Novelty 1936 Olympics Embossed Embroidered GAR

Lot 8050: 150 Pc. Antique POSTCARD COLLECTION Mexican Cuba Military WWI St. Patrick's Holiday Humorous Novelty 1936 Olympics Embossed Embroidered GAR

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Description: Details: This large collection of antique postcards is populated with a half-dozen subgroups. These categories encompass military postcards, including cards from the Mexican Expedition of 1916, Guantanamo Bay, World War I, and World War II; holiday cards, including a large selection from St. Patrick's Day and smaller, choice items for Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, and Halloween; humorous and novelty cards, including chromolithographs, embossed, and embroidered cards;some unusual real photo cards; and two uncommon German postcards, one from the 1936 Olympics with a photo of Jesse Owens. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.Condition / Notes: Most of these cards have been used, and are in generally good condition for used, antique postcards. As with all the ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50

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