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Developers and Development

By: TENNANT, John A.

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 52460


TENNANT, JOHN A. Developers and Development, New York: Tennant and Ward, 1912. 12mo, first edition, pp. 64, blue cloth boards with gilt-stamped lettering on spine, blind-stamped logo on upper panel. "A practical survey of the principal developers and their characteristic points: with reliable formulae and instructions for their use in negative making." Roosens/Salu 3091. Condition of this book: Boards lightly worn with tiny white speckles. Leaves clean and tight,... View more info

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New Jersey Troops in the Gettysburg Campaign

By: TOOMBS, Samuel

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Orange, N.J.,, Evening Mail,: 1888,

Seller ID: 50348

Condition: good


pp. (xvi), folding map, 406, blue cloth boards with stamped decoration and gilt lettering on spine, numerous engravings and maps. Condition of this book: Spine darkening with a short tear, extremities rubbed. Former owner's name inked onto front pastedown. Leaves clean and tight, age toning. View more info

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The Art of Garden Design in Italy

By: TRIGGS, H. Inigo.

Price: $500.00

Seller ID: 52575


TRIGGS, H. INIGO. The Art of Garden Design in Italy, London et al.: Longmans, Green, 1906. Large, heavy folio, first edition, pp. xii, 134, rust-colored cloth boards with gilt-stamped lettering on spine, and gilt-stamped lettering on upper panel inside gilt wreath, 128 illustrated plates including collotypes, halftones and plans, top edge gilt. The author was an architect and designer of formal gardens in England. This lavish book measures 44x35cm or 18x14 inches and ... View more info

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Book of the Artists, American Artist Life

By: TUCKERMAN, Henry T.

Price: $750.00

Seller ID: 53436


TUCKERMAN, HENRY T. Book of the Artists, American Artist Life, New York: Putnam, 1867. Quarto, large-paper edition, pp. xi, 7-639, black buckram boards with green lettering to spine, a rebinding with numerous extra illustrations bound in, as well as three holograph letters by the author, and a note from a former owner. The letters are: 1. A one-page exhortation in verse (Tuckerman liked to write in verse) to Col. Frank Howe, a Union Army figure of some importanc... View more info

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Picturesque Views on the Southern Coast of England

By: TURNER, J.M.W.

Price: $2,000.00

Seller ID: 51719


Turner, J.M.W. Picturesque Views on the Southern Coast of England, 2 volumes, London: John and Arthur Arch, 1826. Quartos, first edition, unpaginated with 80 engravings, contemporary polished calf with elaborate gilt-stamped floral decoration, red morocco labels and five raised bands on spines, a.e.g., engravings by George and W.B. Cooke and others. Engravings include 48 plates and 32 vignettes. Front pastedowns have the armorial bookplate of Haughton Charles Okeover ... View more info

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Trains and crews, Kansas

By: Unknown photographer.

Price: $100.00

Seller ID: traincrews


8 negatives from the early days of film photography, probably 1906, showing railroading in and around Horace, Kansas, taken by an unknown photographer. The negatives measure about 3.5 inches square. As far as I know, no prints exist, and I don't intend to make any. The caption information here comes from a packet holding about 100 similar negatives showing various scenes in the South and Midwest U.S. The photographer was thoughtful enough to write down some details of... View more info

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The Merry Drinkers

By: UTAMARO, Kitagawa

Price: $120.00

Seller ID: 50312


[SHUNGA] Utamaro, Kitagawa. The Merry Drinkers, Japan: Sei Sei Doh, 1980. Octavo, Volume 2 of a 2-book Shunga series that also included The Gifted Venus, pp. 9, 2, 27 painting reproductions (most double-p.), 8 (Japanese text). Cloth boards, illustrated cardboard slipcase. First nine pages are a translation in English of the original Japanese text that went with the Utamaro paintings, which illustrate the bawdy Asian tale we know as "The Merry Drinkers." Then come the ... View more info

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Newport, Our Social Capital

By: VAN RENSSELAER, Mrs. John King.

Price: $400.00

Seller ID: 52012


VAN RENSSELAER, MRS. JOHN KING. Newport, Our Social Capital, Philadelphia and London: Lippincott, 1905. Heavy quarto, copy No. 131 of 347, pp. 401, color frontis, photo plates, quarter-bound brown cloth boards recently rebacked, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering and nautical-themed heraldic decoration inside gilt border on upper panel, 2 maps in rear pocket, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Except for the watercolor frontispiece, the illustrations are drawn... View more info

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West Made East With the Loss of a Day

By: VANDERBILT, William K. Jr.

Price: $750.00

Seller ID: 53120


VANDERBILT, WILLIAM K. JR. West Made East With the Loss of a Day, New York: self-published, 1933. Folio, one of 800 copies printed privately, pp. xx, 379, 2 (errata, limitation page), 7 color plates under tissue guards with printed captions, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and cover, with slipcase, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, halftone photos. The author was an heir to the Vanderbilt fortune. William Belanske, the artist who created the plates ... View more info

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Memorials of Washington, and of Mary, His Mother, and Martha, His Wife

By: WALTER, James.

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 53431


WALTER, JAMES. Memorials of Washington, and of Mary, His Mother, and Martha, His Wife, New York: Scribner's, 1887. Quarto, first edition, pp. xiii, 362, 12 gravure plates, green cloth boards with gilt lettering and eagle/crown ornament to spine, abstract black patterned decoration on front and back with heraldic gilt device in center of both covers, beveled edges, flowery inscription to Louis Comfort Tiffany and his wife on flyleaf, dated 1886, with Tiffany's bookplat... View more info

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Italian Villas and Their Gardens, With Pictures by Maxfield Parrish

By: WHARTON, Edith

Price: $400.00

Seller ID: 51894


WHARTON, EDITH. Italian Villas and Their Gardens, With Pictures by Maxfield Parrish, New York: Century, 1905 Quarto, early printing (first was 1904), pp. xii, 270, green cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration on spine, elaborate gilt and green illustration on upper panel, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, 26 color and halftone plates by Parrish, halftone photos, all illustrations protected under tissue guards. See FPAA V. 3, p. 343. Wharton and Parrish hi... View more info

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Photographic Mosaics

By: WILSON, Edward L.

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 52166


WILSON, EDWARD L. Photographic Mosaics, New York: self-published, 1900. 12mo, 36th annual publication, pp. 6 (ads), viii, 9-340, green cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine, black stamped lettering and frame on upper panel, albertype and halftone photos. "Among the many other publications by Wilson was Photographic Mosaics, a yearly chronicle that included the important advancements of the previous year and short articles on the technology and philo... View more info

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Wehman's Book on Pigeons

By: WINTERS, Frances

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 50505


[PIGEONS] Wehman's Book on Pigeons, by Frances M. Winters, duodecimo, New York: Wehman Bros., 1939, pp. 31, illustrated wraps, with line drawings. This pamphlet is a manual for the breeder of all kinds of pigeons "for exhibition and profit," with chapters covering construction of pigeon houses, management and food, varieties and breeds, and diseases. Condition of this book: Cover shows little wear, no tears. Pages clean and tight, tanning. View more info

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Mother and child

By: [Ambrotype.]

Price: $120.00

Seller ID: ambromom


[Ambrotype.] Mother and child, unknown photographer, mid-19th century. Sixth-plate, about 3x3.5 inches, framed in union case with metal clasp, hand-coloring to the subjects' cheeks. Condition of this item: Very good with clean glass and a sound case. Image sharp and clear, copper mat has some dark splotches. View more info