"Deliverance" by James Dickey. Signed on title page. First printing stated. Houghton Mifflin Co. 1970 Boston. Dust wrapper has some rubbing at edges and points. Interior very clean. Some brown spots under dust wrapper have left light marks on cloth binding. Still a very nice copy.
Rare Books "In Two Volumes." This Edition is difficult to find, while subsequent editions of the 2-volume set are more available.
FULL TITLE: "The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French. with a Preliminary View of The French Revolution."
AUTHOR: "By the Author of "Waverley," & c."
[said author in actuality being Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)]
PUBLISHER: "Exeter: J. & B. Williams...
RETHINKING OUR PRE-HISTORY. An uncirculated, author signed copy of this study of comparative anthropology directed toward somatic morphology. The physical features of indigenous peoples of both North and South America are reflected upon as well as hominids of pre-history.
A song book by H. S. Perkins titled "Song Echo". The cover and spine are really scuffed but I really like the graphics on the cover. It has 264 pages and has a complete list of the songs in the back. It is 6" by 7 1/2". A very interesting song book of that era.
Copyright 1892. The title page is missing along with the front free papers. The leather cover is worn and a bit tattered however, this book is sold for its maps. There is a map of the US which has a small tear on the bottom of page 9. The individual states are show later in the book- all are dated 1892 Copyright-King. The pages are gilt edge and all maps are intact. Sold as is.
19th 20th Century Colonial India Photograph Album including The Carolina Tea Estate, Conoor.
A most interesting photographic record of life in India including many figures, local festivities, elephants common and mythary subjects during the days of the Raj.
I believe that these were taken around the end of the 19th Century, beginning of the 20th Century.
There are eighty four photographs, each measuring 5.5cm by 8.5cm
All the photographs are presented within a hardback cloth covered Kodak ...
Four Good catalogs for parts for fittings,brasses,etc.
19th 20th Century Colonial India Photograph Album including The Carolina Tea Estate, Conoor:
A most interesting photographic record of life in India including many figures, local festivities, elephants common and mythary subjects during the days of the Raj...
(WWII). GIRLS IN SERVICE PAINT BOOK. WAVE, NURSE, WAC. Drawings by Pat Herric. Folio. Die cut pictorial covers. Chicago: Whitman, 1943. 48 pages. Of the 48 pages, only the title page (see enlargement 2) and three others have been neatly colored. A fine, scarce, World War II coloring book. It tells the story of nine girls and their activities while serving their country. A very good copy.
THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS. Chicago: Merrill, 1936. 4to. 16 pages. Illustrations by Milo Winter printed in full color on linen-finish pages. A very good copy.
THE BIG CLOTH BOOK FOR GIRLS. London: Bancroft, no date (circa 1940). 4to. Full color illustrations printed on cloth. Babyproof and washable. A fine copy.
WALT DISNEY'S FERDINAND THE BULL. Text From "The Story of Ferdinand" By Munro Leaf. Pictures From The Walt Disney Production Based on The Originals of Robert Lawson. Whitman, 1938. FIRST DISNEY EDITION. 4to. 32 pages. Pictorial covers. Wear to spine otherwise a very good copy.
THE CHRISTMAS BOOK. Christmas Stories For Children. Holiday Verses And Pictures. Games & Puzzles For Christmas Day. 4to. Pictorial covers. 254 pages. Illustrated in color and black and white. Some "follow the dots" have been penciled in and one page with color but overall the contents are in unused condition.
Very cool and extremely rare yearbook for the First Torpedo Boat Flotilla. The Wiemar navy at this time was very small and Germany was still heavily restricted in the size of its navy by the Versailles treaty. As many navies have figured out, it was quickly seen that with smaller torpedo boats it was possible to pack a lot of offensive punch into a small craft. This is a similar theory to the American PT boats...
Four Christie's Catalogs. All Four Auctions in New York.
#1-JEWELS,NEW YORK CITY. Wednesday,APRIL 22,2009.
#2-NEW YORK JEWELS,JUNE 11,2009.
#3-THE NEW YORK SALE,APRIL 22,2010
#4-NEW YORK IMPORTANT WATCHES,DECEMBER 15,2009
All Four of These FABULOUS Catalogs are in MINT CONDITION!!
The Original Watercolour Paintings by John James Audubon for The Birds of America Volume 1 and 2
One loose page otherwise in very good condition.
Unstated First Edition hard cover published by the Philosophical Library in 1952. Jewish History, Poland Restored, Nazi Timetable, Warsaw Ghetto, etc. Brick red cloth boards with black lettering. 532pgs. A nice tight copy with no script.
A hard cover published in 1941 by the Macmillan Co. New York. Stated First Printing. Black boards with gilt lettering, no dustjacket.Edited by Stephen P. Mizwa. Number 280 of the special Kosciuszko Foundation Edition.