Collier's Cyclopedia of Social + Commercial Information. A treasury of useful and entertaining knowledge on art, science, pastimes,belles- lettres etc....complied by Nugent Robinson and published by Peter Fenelon Collier New York ( 1882). Issues: the boards are very worn with tears and there is a split from the binding a quarter of the way down( see photo) however the book itself is generally intact and in readable condition...
An early (Malta) edition published by G.P. Putnam's Sons in 1895. Knickerbocker Press. Illustrated by R.F. Zogbaum. Tan cloth boards with decorative design. Uncut pages. The boards are somewhat stained both on front and back with minor wear on the corners/edges. The top of the front free paper is missing a small section and a name is inscribed inside. B&W illustrations.
This is the French edition published in 1931 by Calmann-Levy. The red boards show signs of wear on the edges and the pages have yellowed. A name is written in blue crayon or pencil on the front endpaper otherwise unmarked.
A soft cover catalog featuring artwork in the International Museum of Children's Art. The museum was founded in Berlin in 1993. Also included is a museum brochure. Text is in English and German. Many colored plates. Near fine condition. 176 pp.
Ca 1970 Textured gold leaf screwback earrings with jade balls. Marked DeCurtis 14k GF.
Former library copy. Stated "First Printing", published by Random House in 1962. Red boards with gilt lettering, no dust jacket. The book is in good condition with the exception of staining on the textblock, and faint scotch tape stains on the boards. A library label is on the front endpaper and library pocket on the back.
Commemorative pamphlet published in 1912 by Black Starr and Frost celebrating the opening of the new Fifth Avenue location. There is a stain on the cover otherwise in fine condition. A brief history of the company is given along with black and white photos that show various store locations, interior shots and creations. 27 pp.
Here are two books by Bernard Malamud. Pictures of Fidelman w/ dustjacket,and The Fixer (1966) - name is inscribed. Both are published by Farrar Straus and Giroux.
A novel published in 1915 by Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, New York. Issues: some wear on the red boards, inscriptions(text is fine), pages have yellowed, and the spine is slightly cocked.Noted in pencil "first edition" though not stated.
Hard cover w/dj that shows signs of wear otherwise in good condition.
A small paperback published in 1971 by Forlag in Oslo. B&W and color photos. Includes many artists (Munthe, Munch, Heydahl, etc.)Light wear on the cover and a small brown stain on page 72~otherwise in very good condition. 71pp.+
Part of the Collector's Pieces series. Small hardcover published by Walker & Co New York and printed in Hong Kong in 1969. 64 pages. B&W photos along with various Spode marks.The front end sheet is slightly separating and front cover is very slightly warped.
A rare paperback written by Edward Knobel and published by Dover Publications Inc. NY in 1972. "... an unabridged republication of the work originally published by Bradlee Whidden in 1894 under the title of -A Guide to Find the Names of All Wild Growing Trees and Shrubs of New England by Their Leaves- ....a new descriptive list of the species has been prepared especially for this edition by Prof. E.S. Harrar." 47 pp
An older silver plate souvenir spoon made by Geo E Homer Boston.
An unmarked clutch eyeglass case. Great condition. 6" x 2-3/8"
Official guide book for the Vatican Pavilion. Includes map, b&w and colored photos, and descriptions of the exhibits. The front and back cover are creased otherwise in good condition.
First edition hard cover with dust jacket by Louise Hall Tharp. Published in Boston by Little Brown and Company, 1953. 367 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. Pages have yellowed, there is a stain from an old newspaper article that was inserted in the front end paper and the dust jacket shows some wear otherwise in good condition.
Paperback. Stated "Thirteenth printing". Dell Publishing 1968. Crease on the back cover- light staining and wear on the front. Some paragraphs are highlighted in yellow.Pages have yellowed. Acceptable copy.