Larry D. Laster Rare Books & Antique Art
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #845848
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Original Colored Lithograph. Signed and dated in plate, April 19, 1841. Published by F. G. Moon on June 1, 1841. Lightly toned with a couple of foxing marks in the lower right margin and one pin-size mark between small tower and large dome. There are 1/2" margins around the sides and the top. The lower area measures 13/16" but is trimmed directly through the title. Sheet is 14" x 20 3/8."
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This typed letter on ruled stationary was sent from Leavenworth Prison in 1939, and contains a great deal of information on some of his birds. "Special Purpose, May 9, 1939" is stamped in red at the top of the first page, and the pen signature reads "Robert Stroud #17431." Sheets measure 10 1/4" x 8."
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Engraving has a printed signature and measures 11 3/8" x 8;" engraved by William E. Marshall, Copyright 1879 by Houghton Osgood & Co. The accompanying, separate clipped signature measures 2" x 3 1/4," and was hand-signed in brown fountain pen.
Larry D. Laster Old & Rare Books, Art & Antiques
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Hand-numbered 73/100 on the back of the photo; measures 8\"\"\" x 10.\"\"\"
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Ball point pen signature as Vice President of S. G. S. Associates, made out to Triple G. Garage; check measures 3" x 8 1/4."
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843793
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Advance And Retreat: Personal Experiences In The United States And Confederate Armies by J. B. Hood. Published for the Hood Orphan Memorial Fund; G. T. Beauregard, New Orleans, LA, 1880. Gray cloth binding with black ruling and gilt lettering on covers and spine. Spine ends are chipping; cover is soiled, bumped at corners and worn at extremities. Internally, the pages are toned with some foxing throughout. A trace of a bookplate remains inside the cover. 358 pages; 8 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843788
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By Sally Rochester Ford. Reprinted From The Mobile Edition. New York: Charles B. Richardson, 1864. Bound in publisher's purple blind-tooled patterned cloth with gilt-lettered spine. The top of the spine is chipped off 3/4" to the first-ruled line; also 1/4" off the bottom of the spine. The spine is also sun-faded and the corners are bumped and worn. There is a 7/8" tear along the front hinge. The interior is toned with foxing scattered throughout...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843783
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New York: Blelock & Co., 1866. Bound in brown publisher's cloth with blind-ruled covers and gilt-lettered spine. Bumped corners; worn at extremities; spine ends chipping. There is a 1/2" split at the bottom of the front hinge. Internally, the first two flyleaves are missing and the pages are toned with occasional foxing. Red pencil lines notate various passages. Previous owner signed Title Page in 1866. 216 pages and 2 pages of advertisements; 7 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843776
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Complete In Two Volumes; New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885. Volume I is 584 pages; Volume II is 648 pages. Original green publisher's cloth with gilt medal of Grant on front and back of each cover along with gilt lettering on covers and spines. Covers have wear with bumped corners and spine ends, also beginning to chip. First flyleaf is lacking in both volumes; interiors are evenly toned with foxing. There are newspaper marks on pages 158-159 and on pages 228-229. 9 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1920 item #843765
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Volume I and Volume II; New York: Sturgis & Walton Company, 1910. Volume I is 433 pages; Volume II is 369 pages. Blue publisher's cloth bindings with gilt lettering on spines. Rubbed at extremities with bumped corners; spine ends bumped and beginning to chip. Volume II is lacking the first flyleaf and both Volumes have a previous owner's bookplate and pen name on each Title Page. Toned and foxed throughout. 8 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843735
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With Illustrations. Complete In Two Volumes. London: Routledge, Warne, And Routledge, 1863. Volume I is 310 pages and Volume II is 320 pages. Original purple patterned publisher's cloth is blind-ruled with gilt lettering on the spine. The books are rather worn with bumped corners and chipped spine ends. The interior is lacking the first flyleaf and a water stain affects the tops of the plates as if they were stained prior to being bound...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1910 item #843729
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Signed 'Giran-Max' in lower right-hand corner of canvas. Canvas is in very nice condition with lightly worn areas. Measures 20 1/2" x 29 1/2;" frame is 27 1/4" x 36 1/4."
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #843725
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Lists Of Military Organizations And Officers From Tennessee... Compiled And Prepared by General Marcus J. Wright. Ambrose Lee Publishing Company: Williamsbridge, New York City (1908). Bound in publisher's gray cloth with gilt Seal Of Tennessee on front cover and gilt-lettered spine. The covers have soiling and bumping with rubbed corners and extremities. The top of the spine is beginning to tatter. The interior lacks the first flyleaf and is toned and foxed throughout...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #843719
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New York And Washington: The Neale Publishing Company, 1909. Bound in green publisher's cloth binding with gilt lettering on the front cover and spine. The extremities are rubbed and the corners are bumped. There is fraying at the top of the spine. The binding has sun fading, as well. The previous owner signed the flyleaf in pen, and the pages are lightly toned with some occasional foxing. A water stain is present throughout the book in the right margin area, but it does not affect the text...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1970 item #843691
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Original Signed Watercolor on Paper, laid on cardboard, ca. 1969. Paper has light toning from matting but is otherwise in excellent condition. Bronson is a highly-appreciated wildlife sculptor, particularly of Western and Northwestern American larger species such as those depicted here...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843421
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Sixth American, From The Fourth London Edition, With References To American Cases. Philadelphia: T. & J. W. Johnson & Co., 1868. Full calf binding with blind-ruled perimeters on both covers. There are four raised ribs and five compartments on spine with a single red leather label with gilt letters. There is some light rubbing at the extremities. Internally, the pages are evenly toned with occasional light foxing. 9 3/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #843417
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Reports Of Cases Argued And Ruled At Nisi Prius, In The Courts Of King's Bench And Common Pleas, From Easter Term, 39 George III 1799 To Hilary Term, 43 George III 1803 by Isaac 'Espinasse. A New Edition, With Improvements by Thomas Day. Volumes I and II in one book, III and IV in the second. Hartford: Printed by Hudson And Goodwin, 1808...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #843388
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New York And London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899. Bound in gray publisher's cloth with red ruling and lettering on front cover and spine; front cover also has two gilt stars. The covers are soiled, silverfish-damaged, bumped at extremities and the spine ends are chipping. There is some internal foxing and toning and the fore-edges are untrimmed. The first flyleaf has a 1 1/4" x 4 1/4" clip off of the corner. 656 pages; 9 1/4" tall.