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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


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


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


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


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 World War I Banquet Program: Banquet in Honor of Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of Rochester Who Served in the War

World War I Banquet Program: Banquet in Honor of Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of Rochester Who Served in the War

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Rochester Chamber of Commerce / Wegman-Walsh Press: 1919

Seller ID: 1817577


Faint 1 inch stain along top edge of front wrapper. 1919 Soft Cover. 11 pp. Shoestring binding with cloth American flag affixed to front wrapper. A program printed in conjunction with a victory banquet given for Rochester servicemen returning from World War I. Includes a statement from the mayor, a list of municipal reception committee members, menu, list of speakers, and lyrics for twelve songs. View more info

Image for United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 87, Number 2, February 1961

United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 87, Number 2, February 1961

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Institute: 1961

Seller ID: 1818045


Wrappers rubbed, ink stamp on front wrapper. 1961 Trade Paperback. 168 pp. CONTENTS: U.S. Sloop of War St. Mary's (front cover illustration); Defense Organization Issues; Project Poseidon; The Navy in the Space Age - Space Surveillance; The New Japanese-American Treaty; More Fun Than Fury in the Fish War; How Wide the Territorial Sea?: The Background and the Vote, The Problems Left by Discord; Japanese Submarine Tactics; The U.S. Sloop of War Wasp; Lebanon and Quemoy - T... View more info

Image for United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 87, Number 10, October 1961

United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 87, Number 10, October 1961

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Institute: 1961

Seller ID: 1818046


Wrappers rubbed, ink stamp on front wrapper. 1961 Trade Paperback. 176 pp. CONTENTS: The Bombardment of Algiers (front cover illustration); The Nature of the War We Are In; The Service Academies and Higher Education; Communist Terrorism in Malaya; The Opening of the Arctic Ocean; Noforms are the Answer!; America's Undeclared Naval War; A Question of Personality; Goodbye to the Gas Bags (Pictorial); Comment and Discussion; Book Reviews; Professional Notes; A Page from the... View more info

Image for United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 87, Number 8, August 1961

United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 87, Number 8, August 1961

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Institute: 1961

Seller ID: 1818048


Wrappers rubbed, ink stamp on front wrapper, 2 inch chip from margin of contents page. 1961 Trade Paperback. 164 pp. CONTENTS: Admiral Arleigh A. Burke, U.S. Navy (Retired) (front cover illustration); The First Hundred Days of the New Frontier; Oceanography - Old Science, New Future; Russia and Red China - Mutual Nemeses; Icebreakers South; Problems of Contemporary Defense Planning; The Will to Win; German Submarines in the Far East; NAS Whidbey Island (Pictorial); Comme... View more info

Image for The Shaft 1941 (York Central School Yearbook)

The Shaft 1941 (York Central School Yearbook)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1941

Seller ID: 1819798


Boards rubbed, front hinge beginning to loosen. Several faculty and student signatures throughout. 1941 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Yearbook for York Central School's Class of 1941. Pictures include a wide age range of students. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Image for The Shaft 1947 (York Central School Yearbook) (Volume 8)

The Shaft 1947 (York Central School Yearbook) (Volume 8)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1947

Seller ID: 1819799


Student and faculty signatures throughout. 1947 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. Yearbook for York Central School's Class of 1947. Pictures include a wide age range of students. Black & white photographs throughout, my favorite being the photo of a student sitting on a stool facing the corner and wearing a dunce cap. View more info

Image for The 1946 Reveille (Webster High School Yearbook)

The 1946 Reveille (Webster High School Yearbook)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Du Bois Press: 1946

Seller ID: 1819800


Faculty & student signatures throughout. 1946 Hard Cover. 68 pp. Yearbook for Webster High School's Class of 1946. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Image for The Reveille for 1962 (Webster Central School Yearbook)

The Reveille for 1962 (Webster Central School Yearbook)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1962

Seller ID: 1819812


No jacket. Boards lightly soiled, color photo of school tipped in on front flyleaf, ink stamps crossed out on front endpapers. 1962 Hard Cover. 88 pp. Yearbook for Webster High School's Class of 1962. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Image for The 1951 Oh-Ha-Daih (State University Teachers College at Geneseo, New York Yearbook)

The 1951 Oh-Ha-Daih (State University Teachers College at Geneseo, New York Yearbook)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: SUNY Geneseo: 1951

Seller ID: 1819816


No jacket. Signatures from classmates on endpapers and throughout. 1951 Hard Cover. 130 pp. 1951 yearbook for State University Teachers College Yearbook, Geneseo, New York. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Image for World War I Banquet Program: Banquet in Honor of Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of Rochester Who Served in the War

World War I Banquet Program: Banquet in Honor of Soldiers, Sailors and Marines of Rochester Who Served in the War

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Rochester Chamber of Commerce / Wegman-Walsh Press: 1919

Seller ID: 1821500


Eight names in ink on rear wrapper, lightly rubbed & toned. 1919 Soft Cover. 11 pp. Shoestring binding with cloth American flag affixed to front wrapper. A program printed in conjunction with a victory banquet given for Rochester servicemen returning from World War I. Includes a statement from the mayor, a list of municipal reception committee members, menu, list of speakers, and lyrics for twelve songs. View more info

Image for Steel Horizons, Volume 29, Number 1, First Quarter, 1967

Steel Horizons, Volume 29, Number 1, First Quarter, 1967

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh: 1967

Seller ID: 1834526


Lightly rubbed, minor creases along edges. 1967 Magazine. 27 pp. A quarterly publication for the steel industry. Contents include: Exhaust Gases Make Their Exit; Home Builders Put Sales Appeal in the Bathroom; Stainless Lives the Continental Life; Sub-Atomic Particles Go Under the Looking Glass; Utilities Become Beauty Conscious; Tooling Up for Profit; Cleaning the Air We Breathe; Briefs on the Horizon; Stainless Puts Garbage in Its Place; Removing Cash from Cash Registe... 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


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


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 Mayor's Committee of Welcome to Home-Coming Troops: Review and Parade of the 27th Division, March 25, 1919 [Souvenir Program]

Mayor's Committee of Welcome to Home-Coming Troops: Review and Parade of the 27th Division, March 25, 1919 [Souvenir Program]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: M.B. Brown Printing & Binding Co: 1919

Seller ID: 1934201


Wrappers creased & foxed, a couple pages foxed. 1919 Stapled Binding. 20 pp. Original wrappers, stapled binding. A souvenir distributed in conjunction with the parade of the 27th Division, a celebration of victory and homecoming organized 4 months after the end of the war. Includes photographs of Maj. Gen. John F. O'Ryan (commander of the 27th), Hon. John F. Hylan (New York mayor), members of Board of Estimate and Apportionment and of the mayor's Committee of Welcome; th... View more info

Image for Guide Right: Fundamental Tactics of Warfare Against an Insidious Enemy: Counsel for The Soldier-Sailor-Marine

Guide Right: Fundamental Tactics of Warfare Against an Insidious Enemy: Counsel for The Soldier-Sailor-Marine

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Central Bureau Press, St. Louis / Catholic Central Verein of America: 1941

Seller ID: 2021409


Minor rust to staples, wrappers lightly toned. 1941 Stapled Binding. 30 pp. Stapled binding, printed wrappers. A guide printed by an American Catholic organization for members of the American armed forces, designed to aid them in helping avoid some of the dangers associated with service. Nearly half of the booklet appears to deal with the consequences of indulging sexual appetites, with sections on prostitutes, venereal diseases, etc. 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


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


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


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 Ideals of the Ku Klux Klan

Ideals of the Ku Klux Klan

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 2135218


Ink stamp on front: 'P.O. Box 496, Rochester, N.Y.', edges lightly toned & creased. 8 pp. Stapled binding, self wrappers. A brief exposition of the beliefs of the Ku Klux Klan. 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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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