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...
This is just a shocking atlas and, in my opinion, a significantly important account of one of the most advanced military minds of mankind. Dated 1955 and made by the Department of Military Art and Engineering United States Military Academy West Point, New York. Made to accompany Napoleon as a General by Count Yorck Von Wartenburg and edited by Vincent J. Esposito, Professor of Military Art and Engineering, U.S.M.A...
(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.
PUPPY-KITTY PICTURE STORY BOOK. Chicago: Merrill, 1938. 4to. 16 Pages. Full color illustrations by Florence Salter printed on linen-finish pages. A very good copy. FIRST EDITION.
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.
THE CHILD'S BOOK OF GAMES. By Susie Sunbeam. Susie Sunbeam was the pseudonym of Matilda Anne (Planche) Mackarness. Boston: Locke & Bubier, (circa 1860). 24mo. Original cloth stamped in gilt and black. Full color illustration on front cover. Illustrated with wood engravings. A charming book of games such as "Fox & Geese"; "Hunt the Slipper"; etc., as well as "Etiquette For Little Folks". Some wear but overall a very good copy.
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, written and signed by the author, Joe Mitchell Chapple. Published in 1924 by Chapple Publishing Ltd. Boston. Red boards with gilt lettering. Inscription includes a reference date December 3, 1924. Photos and letters.Boards show light wear- a nice tight copy. 386pgs.
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.
Published by Schribner 1936. Green boards with illustrated pastedown that shows wear.. the boards are worn especially at the corners.
Some foxing. Sold as is.
Green boards with illustrated pastedown cover. Published by Garden City 1932.The boards show wear, there is a small puncture in the center and the corners are especially worn. The book is slightly cocked and the textblock is somewhat soiled. Sold as is.