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Image for Five 1868 Fortification Prints: Plates 1-5

Five 1868 Fortification Prints: Plates 1-5

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 1868

Seller ID: 1665533

Condition: Near Fine


Matted and reading for framing. Exceptional examples. 1868 Print. Five prints labeled plate 1-5, matted to about 9 3/4 x 6 1/4 each on a single mat measuring 23 1/4 x 30. Prints depict ancient fortresses, various well-labeled diagrams of star shaped fortifications, dissected views of coastal defensive batteries, and other details of siege and artillery warfare. Several are labeled 'Vol. 6' in the lower left-hand corner, indicating this was a series of prints appearing in... View more info

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Two 1868 Fortification Prints

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1868

Seller ID: 1665573

Condition: Near Fine


Matted and ready for framing. 1868 Print. Two prints singled matted (mat measures 11 3/4 x 15). Labeled Plate 2 and Plate 3, with the latter referencing 'Vol. 6' in the margin - likely removed from an encyclopedia. The first print illustrates two styles of fortification, the 'ancient' style popular in castles during the Middle Ages, and the modern star shaped style adapted for defense against canonry and other gunpowder artillery. The second shows dissected views of wall... View more info

Image for Cincinnati Convention of 1875 Official List of Names, and P.O. Address of Members of the Invitation Committee for Cincinnati Conference, to be held 7th of September, 1875

Cincinnati Convention of 1875 Official List of Names, and P.O. Address of Members of the Invitation Committee for Cincinnati Conference, to be held 7th of September, 1875

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cincinnati Convention: 1875

Seller ID: 1670793

Condition: Good


Folded once horizontally and three times vertically, with a closed tear along the center crease, a bit toned. 1875 Single Sheet. Single sheet. 9 1/2 x 12. Lists members accepted up to August 1, 1875, arranged by state. Also printed on the reverse is a letter from Horace H. Day urging members to confirm attendance and encouraging them to obtain discount tickets through Erie Railroad, and also mentions half fares from Binghampton, Elmira, Rochester, and the Boston vicinity... View more info

Image for Woman's Home Journal: An Illustrated Monthly Magazine; October 1908

Woman's Home Journal: An Illustrated Monthly Magazine; October 1908

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Cushman Company: 1908

Seller ID: 1747693

Condition: Good


Lightly toned, minor tears to fore edge. 1908 Large Softcover. An early women’s magazine. Filled with contemporary articles and advertisements. View more info

Image for Premium List Rochester Fair and Exhibition, Rochester, New York, September 3rd to 8th, 1923

Premium List Rochester Fair and Exhibition, Rochester, New York, September 3rd to 8th, 1923

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rochester Exposition Association: 1923

Seller ID: 1889863

Condition: Very Good


Sticker removal mark on front corner, lightly rubbed & soiled, faint stain on top corner of last few pages. 1923 Stapled Binding. 46 pp. Original wrappers. Rochester advertisements throughout (most notably a rather blunt two-page centerfold ad for a 'Travel and Pedestrian Accident Policy' enumerating coverage amounts 'if killed while riding or driving'; for 'loss of both hands - both feet - both eyes'; etc.). Includes photograph of Monroe County Farm Bureau exhibit. List... View more info

Image for Standardized Locomotives Built for the U.S. Railroad Administration by the American Locomotive Company, 30 Church Street, New York City, U.S.A. - Pamphlet No. 10049 -- An Historic Reprint (Locomotive Catalogue Series)

Standardized Locomotives Built for the U.S. Railroad Administration by the American Locomotive Company, 30 Church Street, New York City, U.S.A. - Pamphlet No. 10049 -- An Historic Reprint (Locomotive Catalogue Series)

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Specialty Press, Inc.: 1973

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 1924088

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal wear to corners. 1973 Stapled Binding. A catalog of images and specifications for various models of locomotives issued through the 1920s by American Locomotive Company. This edition is a reissue, reproduced from an original in the collection of the John Crerar Library in Chicago. View more info

Image for Views of the New York World's Fair [NY Worlds Fair in Pictures]

Views of the New York World's Fair [NY Worlds Fair in Pictures]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Quality Art Novelty Company, Inc.: 1939

Seller ID: 2043548

Condition: Good


Wrappers loose but included, wrappers rubbed. 1939 Stapled Binding. 48 pp. A collection of black & white photographs depicting the famous 1939 World's Fair held in New York City. View more info

Image for Five Color Natural History Prints Depicting Seashells from the Turbo Genus [Conchology, Sea Shells, Snails, Mollusca, Turbinidae]

Five Color Natural History Prints Depicting Seashells from the Turbo Genus [Conchology, Sea Shells, Snails, Mollusca, Turbinidae]

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Seller ID: 2066331

Condition: Very Good


Each print faintly foxed. Five matted and framed color prints. Frames 8 5/8 x 11 3/8, images 5 7/8 x 8 1/4. Matted and framed by Summit Glass and Picture Frame Company on Aug. 1 1966. These were acquired as part of a large collection of books and prints on seashell collecting and conchology, and most likely came from a 19th century volume on conchology (they are labeled plates 9, 10, 21, 24, and 33), though we were unable to identify which work this might have been. Each... View more info

Image for Poesie [Edwardian Era Manuscript Volume of Verse in German]

Poesie [Edwardian Era Manuscript Volume of Verse in German]

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1906

Seller ID: 2134515

Condition: Very Good


Bottom edge of rear board lightly stained. 1906 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Floral design on front board. A volume of handwritten German poems, in several hands, dating from 1905-1906. Chromolithographic floral illustration on front flyleaf, color angel sticker on blank verso of one leaf. View more info

Image for The Photographic Album [CDV / Cartes de Visite Photo Album]

The Photographic Album [CDV / Cartes de Visite Photo Album]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1880

Seller ID: 2158807

Condition: Good


No date, circa 1880. Most of clasp and portions of two insets missing, wear to corners with minor loss, minor damage to edges of a few pages as if photos once stored were taken out with less care than necessary. Empty album designed for storing CDVs. A very decorative example, with embossed green leather boards, gilt titles & decorations, insets designed to evoke pearls set in brass, brass clasp, stamped floral design in wooden fore-edge. Blank index page indicates space... View more info

Image for 1860 Colton's Map: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Delaware. / Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & Connecticut.

1860 Colton's Map: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Delaware. / Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & Connecticut.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: J.H. Colton and Company: 1860

Seller ID: 2172992

Condition: Very Good


Unfolded. Minimal loss from bottom margin, a few faint spots. 1860 Single Sheet. Two maps on opposite sides of a single sheet. 10 3/8 x 12 5/8. The Colton family was very successful in the business of map publishing, beginning with J.H. Colton and continuing with his sons George W. and Charles B. Colton. View more info

Image for Identification of Aircraft, United States & British, Study Sheet Page 1 - 9 - Nine Large Flash Cards (CAAF-RP-357-500)

Identification of Aircraft, United States & British, Study Sheet Page 1 - 9 - Nine Large Flash Cards (CAAF-RP-357-500)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 2194940

Condition: Very Good


Lightly toned, ink notes on reverse of one sheet. Nine 8 x 10 7/16 sheets, each with 15 airplane silhouettes and associated nose-to-tail lengths, with models listed on reverse. Designed to be used by military personnel learning to identify aircraft from the ground during World War II. View more info

Image for Breezy Lively Cartoon Jamboree, Oct. '58, No. 28 [October 1958, Number 28]

Breezy Lively Cartoon Jamboree, Oct. '58, No. 28 [October 1958, Number 28]

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Humorama, Inc.: 1958

Seller ID: 2203121

Condition: Fair


Biopredation to wrappers, pages toned. 1958 Trade Paperback. 97, [1] pp. Color printed wrappers, stapled binding. Single issue of a bimonthly pulp magazine featuring sexually suggestive cartoons, pin-up and boudoir style photographs, and several short pieces of writing. View more info

Image for 1918 Original Photo Postcard: The Death of Quentin Roosevelt [World War I Military Aviation Photograph]

1918 Original Photo Postcard: The Death of Quentin Roosevelt [World War I Military Aviation Photograph]

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1918

Seller ID: 2195173

Condition: Near Fine


Lightly smudged on reverse, slight forward curl. 1918 Postcard. An original photographic postcard, issued during World War I, depicting the wreckage of Quentin Roosevelt's airplane, and his body. As noted on the photo, it was taken ten minutes after his plane crashed, having been shot down over France on Bastille Day (July 14, 1918). This photograph caused somewhat of an uproar when it was released - Quentin was President Theodore Roosevelt's youngest son, and an accompl... View more info

Image for Screen Stars (August, 1945, Vol. 3, No. 5)

Screen Stars (August, 1945, Vol. 3, No. 5)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Interstate Publishing Corp.: 1945

Seller ID: 2259909

Condition: Good


Tear along three-quarters length of spine and rear wrapper, two-inch tear to first page, a few small chips, pages lightly toned. 1945 Stapled Binding. 82 pp. Color image of Maureen O'Hara on front wrapper. Color pin-ups include: Vivian Blaine, Dennis Morgan, Joan Fontaine, Ann Miller, Frances Gifford, Tom Drake, Rhonda Fleming, and Brenda Joyce. Stories include: Vivian Blaine, Nancy Gates and Dick Long, Ann Miller, Betty Grable, Fred Astaire, John Wayne, Earl Wilson, Jer... View more info

Image for Movieland (July 1946, Vol. 4, No. 6)

Movieland (July 1946, Vol. 4, No. 6)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Movieland, Inc.: 1946

Seller ID: 2259910

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly toned. 1946 Stapled Binding. 98 pp. Color image of Esther Williams on front wrapper. Includes stories about Beverly Tyler, Cary Grant, Dick Haymes, Diana Lynn, Esther Williams, and more. Portraits of Cary Grant, Dick Haymes, and Diana Lynn. View more info

Image for Modern Screen (April 1949, Vol. 38, No. 5)

Modern Screen (April 1949, Vol. 38, No. 5)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dell Publishing Co.: 1949

Seller ID: 2259911

Condition: Very Good


Pencil mark on front wrapper, pages faintly toned. 1949 Stapled Binding. 122 pp. Color image of Shirley Temple on cover. The Shirley Temple special issue. Other stories include Olivia de Havilland, Farley Granger, Greer Garson, Rita Hayworth, and letters from Elizabeth Taylor. View more info

Image for The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263), March 1925 (Serial No. 265), April 1925 (Serial No. 266), September 1925 (Serial No. 271), October 1925 (Serial No. 272) (5-Volume Set)

The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263), March 1925 (Serial No. 265), April 1925 (Serial No. 266), September 1925 (Serial No. 271), October 1925 (Serial No. 272) (5-Volume Set)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Crowell Publishing Company: 1925

Seller ID: 2260201

Condition: Very Good


Five-volume set of The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263)--one inch tear along spine-base; March 1925 (Serial No. 265)--spine lightly bumped; April 1925 (Serial No. 266)---light smudge to rear wrapper; September 1925 (Serial No. 271)--quarter-inch tear to top edge of front wrapper, two small surface tears to front wrapper; October 1925 (Serial No. 272)--very good. 64, 74, 62, 66, 72 pp. Five-volume set of The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263): Romance of Rings, by... View more info

Image for The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair

The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Jones Brothers Publishing Company: 1893

Seller ID: 2262613

Condition: Very Good


23 unbound prints in hardcover portfolio. Pencil note and light stain on front board. Red stain along bottom left edge of photographs, a few light creases and faint spots to some photographs. The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair. Includes 23 black-and-white prints. View more info

Image for Identification des Avions en Vol

Identification des Avions en Vol

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: S.N.:

Seller ID: 2266492

Condition: Good


A few small tears to wrapper edges, lightly toned, faint stamp on rear wrapper. A French World War II era military aircraft identification guide for British, United States, Italian, and German planes. Includes profile and underside silhouette views, as well as notes on various models of airplanes. View more info

Image for Haldeman-Julius Monthly, April 1928, Vol. VII, No. 5

Haldeman-Julius Monthly, April 1928, Vol. VII, No. 5

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1928

Seller ID: 2266824

Condition: Good


Stain along edges of wrappers, a few very small holes in front wrapper, quarter-inch chip to rear wrapper edge, pages lightly toned. 1928 Stapled Binding. 125 pp. CONTENTS include: Catholic Fathers Consider Evolution, by Maynard Shipley; Snyder-Gray Echoes, by Robert T. Griebling; The Jewish Church, by Herman Jacobsohn; The Bigotry Trust, by Linn A.E. Gale; The Sinless Cinema, by Hal G. Vermes; The Vanishing Yankee, by Harold D. Carew; Your Dream Has a Real Meaning, by F... View more info

Image for Cheers: February, 1943, Number 2

Cheers: February, 1943, Number 2

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Comic Corporation of America: 1943

Seller ID: 2267151

Condition: Fair


Wrappers loose from binding but included, pages lightly toned. 1943 Stapled Binding. 130 pp. Illustrated with cartoons, some of which include red printed spot color overlay. A World War II era booklet, featuring short stories, poems, cartoons, and more. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, November 7, 1914

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, November 7, 1914

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 2268331

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. No chips or tears. 1914 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: Bombardment of Antwerp. Desolation of Belgium--A Nation Facing Starvation. Photographs include: the War around the world; aiding the War's victims; daughters of empire: imperial princess, blood relations, whose nations are involved in war; sidelights and incidents of the Great War; making styles in America; Belgium's desolation; shopping de luxe in 5th Avenue; successful attractions at the local theatr... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, December 12, 1914

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, December 12, 1914

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 2268332

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. No chips or tears. 1914 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: British bicycle scout gets his bearings. Black-and-white photographs include: how the women and children of Germany aid in War; humors of war on the German side; little heirs and an heiress at play in Central Park; where Winter grips on the battle line; in the social world; people and scenes in the current plays; with the amateur photographers; grand opera at close range. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, December 19, 1914

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, December 19, 1914

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 2268333

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. No chips or tears. 1914 Magazine. 16 pp. Black-and-white photographs include: Congress of all America; leaders in big battles; the white night of Miss O'Callaghan; youngsters show fine horsemanship at garden show; battle lines drawn across all Europe; vocational training in New York schools; attractions at the theatres; with the amateur photographers; grand opera at close range. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, December 26, 1914

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, December 26, 1914

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 2268334

Condition: Good


Pages 3-14 loose from binding but included, spine lightly rubbed. 1914 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: Servian boy on the firing line for his nation. Black-and-white photographs include: side-lights on the World War; three views of an actual battlefield; the War in Poland; war on two sides of the world; war of the diggers; society did its Christmas shopping early; attractions of the week at the theatres; with the amateur photographer; travel de luxe for wounded in war; incid... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, January 2, 1915

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, January 2, 1915

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1915

Seller ID: 2268335

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor hole in pages 7-8, no other chips or tears. 1915 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: on the battlefield: a cross of shrapnel shells. Black-and-white photographs include: incidents of world war and a soldier prince; war in the air; nature teaching in public schools; winter-quarters life in European war; war's progress over all Europe; women in the war; with the amateur photographer; peasant homes wrecked by war; stars in new dramatic offerings. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, January 23, 1915

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, January 23, 1915

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1915

Seller ID: 2268336

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1915 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: cossack on guard in a pass of the Caucasus. Black-and-white photographs include: scenes of Italy's earthquake; two great leaders of the German armies; sidelights on the Great War; little Servia's heroic defense; actual scenes in the titanic conflict between Germans and Russians; pajama costume for housework; with the amateur photographers; 1,500 at plaza civic ball aid save-a-home fund; stage stars in new roles. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, February 27, 1915

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, February 27, 1915

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1915

Seller ID: 2268337

Condition: Good


Pages 3-14 loose from binding but included, half-inch and quarter-inch tear along top edge of front wrapper, minor chip along top edge of front wrapper. 1915 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: evensong in a German trench. Black-and-white photographs include: new British army on job, Italians are mobilizing; Britain's new army in the making and veterans on the firing line; society disports itself at Palm Beach; sidelights on the World War; fast food cargo to aid Belgians; progre... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, March 6, 1915

The Saturday Evening Mail, New York, March 6, 1915

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mail and Express, Co.: 1915

Seller ID: 2268338

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. No chips or tears. 1915 Magazine. 16 pp. Cover art: a long shot. Black-and-white photographs include: Constantinople: capital of Turkey; capture of Craonne by the Germans; war in New York; World War in pictures; novelties of the Spring fashions; with the amateur photographers; plays and players; society enjoys Summer delights at Palm Beach. View more info