All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1990 item #1305146
This is one of the original hardback versions which were immensely popular in fact, the printers ran out of stock and went on to produce paperback versions to meet the demand. This one has the additional sheet for a cannon and a list of all the prices realised. I find this is an invaluable source of reference and always have one by my side. Very minor signs of wear, a few small pencil comments but I would say in very good condition. The Nanking cargo is the most famous of the shipwreck c...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #1302813
what pdx
$795.00
MESSAGES AND DIPLOMATIC CORRESPONDENCE 1862 printed WASHINGTON, GOVERNMENT printing office 1862 Message of the PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES to the TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS at the COMMENCEMENT OF THE THIRD SESSION of THE THIRTY -SEVENTH CONGRESS This book contains copies of all the letters to and from other Governments for the end of 1861-1862 including the opening of Japan to trade as well as the 21 page address Lincoln gave to Congress That included trade , population, revenue as well as the Ci...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1900 item #1301110 (stock #58002)
Vintages
$85.00
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. Published by Roberts Brothers, Boston. ©1883. Published 1885. Paperback including illustrations. viii, 292 p.; Illustrations plus map; 17x11 cm; Advertisements bound in at the end.

Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. The story was originally serialized in the children's magazine Young Folks, under the title The Sea Cook, as the work of Captain George North over a period of several months from 1881-82...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1940 item #1301070 (stock #DSU-539-C)
For your consideration, is a sweet book, titled - The Story of the Dionne Quintuplets - Copyright 1935, from the Whitman Publishing Company. This book has 40 pages of interesting information about the Quints, as well as many lovely black and white photographs. My favourite photo, is on the centre page. It shows the babies with 5, Dionne Quintuplet dolls. The babies were born n Canada n 1934. They were named, YVONNE, ANNETTE, CECILE, EMELIE and MARIE...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1940 item #1296101 (stock #DSU-490-LF)
For your consideration, is The Story of Delicia, A Rag Doll written by Gertrude Newman and photographed, by Russell Benson. This Rand McNally hardcover edition is from 1935. Hard Cover. Book Condition: The cover has age wear and bottom right corner damage. The pages are in fine condition, without foxing. There is a light cigarette smell. It comes from an estate. I have to place my nose right near the page to smell this light smell. It has been in a non smoking home for a long time now...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1970 item #1296079 (stock #DSU-489-LF)
On offer is a Tasha Tudor signed and illustrated, 4th edition of Rumer Godden's classic book, The Doll's House. This Viking Press hardcover edition is from 1966. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good Dust Jacket Condition: Good. The illustrations by Tasha Tudor are mostly black & white, with some colour illustrations. This book has a very light, old cigarette smell. It comes from an estate. I have to place my nose right near the page to smell this light smell...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1940 item #1292552 (stock ##26)
Dollsantique
$195.00
This is a wonderful book has three Pop Ups and dated 1933 Walt Disney Enterprises.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1800 item #1290970
Doris Frohnsdorff
$1,250.00
ESSAYS RELATING TO AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS. By James Anderson, Farmer At Monk's-Hill, Aberdeenshire, Edinburgh: Printed For William Creech; and T. Cadell, London. M,DCC,LXXVII (1777). Two volumes. 8vos. Bound in full leather with gilt-lettered spines. The second edition with large additions. With three folding plates in Vol.I and eighteen engraved plates in Vol.2...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1980 item #1290875 (stock #DSU-414-R)
This is a very rare, Mattel reference book, from 1974...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1900 item #1286465 (stock #DSU-180)
Dorian's Doll Room
Sale Pending
We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration an absolutely FABULOUS and HARD TO FIND ALL ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MINIATURE BOOK "THE BIRDS EYE" & OTHER STORIES! A VERY RARE accessory item for FRENCH FASHION and other antique dolls, as this TINY little book has 34 HAND TINTED prints and wonderful ORIGINAL STORIES to captivate both collectors of ANTIQUE BOOKS and MINIATURES! The book measures a DIMINUTIVE 4 1/2" tall by 3" wide, with it's original deep blue EMBOSSED COVER and original spin...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1900 item #1285845
...The Official Prayerbook of the Catholic Church." A small, rare book with soft leather cover published in 1888 by John Murphy (NY and Baltimore), printer to the Holy See. Prepared by and published by the order of the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore. The cover shows wear on the sides and at the edges; also, the front free paper has a small pencil notation... a few pages are curled...Some text in both English and Latin. 792 pp.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1980 item #1284469 (stock #433tb)
E & M Perez
$95.00
Printed in Madrid in 1977, by Fomento Editorial, S.A. these two volumes depict much of the life of Christ, utilizing drawings, photos, and images of art produced through the centuries. The author is Luis Ortiz Munoz, and the two volumes contain 562+ pages, with a wealth of color photographs, many of paintings and sculpture depicting religious art. Each volume measures 12 1/4" x 9 3/4" and is bound in cream colored cloth with black lettering. In very good condition, with no stains, marks, or c...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1970 item #1283385 (stock #DSU-353-C)
On offer is an author signed, first edition, Heirloom Dolls book, by Brenda B. South. The copyright date is 1969. This is a soft cover book, with some wear to the jacket's corners and binding. Some of the pages are loose from the binding. This book measures 8.5" by 10" , with 74 pages. There are many wonderful illustrations. I have shown a few. Examples of the dolls included are, from the 1500's to contemporary, which would be the 1960's. A great book for the doll library. I am D...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1900 item #1279600
TRIALS OF AN INVENTOR: LIFE AND DISCOVERIES OF CHARLES GOODYEAR. By Rev. Bradford K. Peirce. New York: Carlton & Lanahan, (1866). Embossed cloth. Gilt lettering on spine. Engraved frontispiece and four plates. A biography of Goodyear and his experiments. Bookplate. A very good copy. Provenance: ex collection of Dr. Geoffrey J.C. Frohnsdorff
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1837 VR item #1279552
RECHERCHES EXPERIMENTALES SUR LES CHAUX DE CONSTRUCTION, LES BETONS ET LES MORTIERS ORDINAIRES; PAR L. J. VICAT, ANCIEN ELEVE DE L'ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE, INGENIEUR DU CORPS ROYAL DES PONTS ET CHAUSEES DE FRANCE. Paris: Chez Goujon, Libraire De LL.AA.RR.Mme La Duchesse De Berry Et La Duchesse D'Orleans, Rue Du Bac, No 33, M.DCCC.XVIII. (1818). 4to. Bound in 3/4 leather with red leather label on gilt-lettered spine. FIRST EDITION. Louis Joseph Vicat's (1786-1861) published work which led to the inve...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1990 item #1271375 (stock #DSU-181-C)
On offer is a paperback book. This is Collecting Modern Dolls: Souvenir Journal of the 3rd Annual Modern Doll Convention Paperback – 1 Dec 1981. This book is 63 pages. It has some great photos and articles. A few of the dolls featured are Ginny, My Three Sons by Remco, Gregor , Cissette, Shirley Temple, Barbie, NASB and more. There is a great page of a Cissette paper doll and fancy clothes, very cute! This would have been offered at the convention. This copy is in gently read, used condition. ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1950 item #1271369 (stock #DSU-180-C)
Here is a lovely old book about dolls. This is a First Edition from 1946. The title is, More about Dolls. There are many wonderful photos and a wealth of information. There is wear to the dust jacket as shown. There is a plastic cover. The inside has a black and white postcard. This is a must have book for the antique doll collector and perfect for any reference library. Author Janet Pagter Johl Publisher H.L. Lindquist Publications, 1946 Length 309 pages Please note, Canada Post doesn't offer a...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1980 item #1267520 (stock #391tb)
E & M Perez
$125.00
This edition of Tribal Eye, by David Attenborough is a first edition 1976, and is a rare copy printed in England by Jolly & Barber Ltd., Rugby For the British Broadcasting Company, and is also signed on the title page by David Attenborough. Condition is good, with original dust jacket, with wear to two corners and upper spine of jacket. A companion to the series produced by the BBC, the book is richly illustrated with black and white and color photos, has 144 pages and provides an in depth vie...