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Zur Geschichte der Costüme. Nach Zeichnungen von Wilh. Diez, C. Fröhlich. C. Häberlin, M. Heil, Andr. Müller, F. Rothbart, J. Watter.

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: München, Braun & Schneider, circa 1880.: 1880

Seller ID: nm 955


71 Double page color plates of costume. Plates: 296, 305, 321, 322, 343, 349, 373, 382. 391, 401, 419, 420, 437, 449, 463, 466, 479, 480, 484, 489, 506, 513, 526, 531, 538, 558, 566, 579, 592, 596, 602, 611, 627, 635, 818, 828, 840, 844, 857, 866, 876, 885, 891, 900, 908, 913, 921, 933, 938, 944, 950, 956, 962, 968, 975, 982. #349 is slightly damaged. All others are Near Fine. Disbound in original boards. View more info

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Narrative of the British Embassy to China in the Years 1792, 1793 & 1794.

By: Anderson, Aeneas.

Price: $215.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Dobson, 1795: 1795

Seller ID: nm 3373


393p. Author was the Ambassador's assistant. It contains an account of the voyage to China as well as iambassador's residentce in Peking and Tartary. Calf leather: Text block tight. Boards off. Spine poor. Fair copy View more info

LA GRANDE DANSE MACABRE DES HOMMES ET DES FEMMES précédée du dict des trois mors et des trois vifs, du débat du corps et de l'âme et de la complainte de l'âme damnée.

By: Anon.

Price: $410.00

Publisher: Paris, Baillieu, n.d.: 1862

Seller ID: nm 954


c.1862. 67p. 56 wood engravings. Reprint of 1539 edition. Very Good copy View more info

Summary of the Principal Chinese Treatises Upon the Culture of the Mulberry and the Rearing of Silk Worms.

By: Anon.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Washington: Peter Force, 1838.: 1838

Seller ID: nm 2362


Translated from the Chinese via a French translation. 198p. 10 b/w plates showing Chinese methods & equipment. Original Green cloth. Paper spine title lable chipped. Top & Bottom of spine worn. Corners worn. Lightly foxed end papers. Very Good copy View more info

Californian Pictures in Prose & Verse

By: Avery, Benjamin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: San Francisco: Carson, 1885: 1885

Seller ID: nm 50


344p. with 13 engravings of Califonia landscapes. Decorated cover, very bright . Fine Copy. View more info

Strangers and Pilgrims, Travellers And Sojourners. Leiden and the Foundations of Plymouth Plantation.

By: Bangs, Jeremy Dupertuis

Price: $275.00

Publisher: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2009: 2009

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: nm 4267


1st ed. Review copy. 894p. Period illustrations. Very heavy. As New/As New Copy View more info

A Century of Pullman Cars. Volume One. Alphabetical List

By: Barger, Ralph.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sykesville, Maryland, U.S.A., Greenberg, 1988.: 1988

Seller ID: nm 2827


2nd Printing. 319p. photos. With Correction sheets. Oversize. Jacket front scratched. Fine/Near Fine Copy View more info

Typed SIGNED Letter. Dated Sept15 1958.

By: Baruch, Bernard M.

Price: $210.00

Publisher: 1958

Seller ID: nm 2149


On Madision Ave stationary. Dated Sept15 1958. Reference to a Grace Eustis as a former acqquantance. With original envelope. Financier Bernard M. Baruch (1870-1965) made his fortune on Wall Street, becoming a millionaire by age 30. An influential advisor to U.S. Presidents from Woodrow Wilson to Lyndon Johnson, Baruch was appointed Chairman of the War Industries Board by President Wilson in 1918 and advised FDR on economic mobilization during WWII. Appointed by Presiden... View more info

Typed SIGNED Letter. Dated Sept 26 1958.

By: Baruch, Bernard M.

Price: $210.00

Publisher: 1958

Seller ID: nm 2150


On Madision Ave stationary. Dated Sept 26 1958. Denies any previous relations with Professor Harold Laski. With original envelope. Financier Bernard M. Baruch (1870-1965) made his fortune on Wall Street, becoming a millionaire by age 30. An influential advisor to U.S. Presidents from Woodrow Wilson to Lyndon Johnson, Baruch was appointed Chairman of the War Industries Board by President Wilson in 1918 and advised FDR on economic mobilization during WWII. Appointed by Pre... View more info

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Loss of the SS.Titanic: Its Story & Its Lessons.

By: Beesley, Lawrence.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Houghton, June 1912.: 1912

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: nm 2286


1st ed. First Edition 301p. Photos. Line drawings. The author was one of the survivors. Blue cloth with gilt lettering slightly sunned. Bottom of spine worn, Top of spine 1/8" tear in center. Very Good copy View more info

Moonport: History of Apollo Launch Facilities & Operations. NASA History Series. NASA SP-4204

By: Benson & Faherty.

Price: $138.00

Publisher: NASA / GPO, 1978.: 1978

Seller ID: nm 2030


636p. Photos. Maps, Line Drawings. Large Wraps. Heavy. Near Fine Copy View more info

Bentley's Complete Phrase Code.

By: Bentley, E. L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bensinger?, C. 1909.: 1909

Seller ID: nm 1013


New Edition. 1909? Distributed by Bensinger Co. in NYC. About 200p. Original brown cloth. Oversize. Label on front flyleaf reads " Found in Office of Bank of Japan Room 2520 120 Broadway, N.Y.C. 12/14/41 C.J.S. " Obviously this was siezed by the US government at the commencement of hostilities with Japan. The stated purpose of the code was to save money in telegraphing by reducing the length of the text sent. See also NM 1032. Very Good copy View more info

Volkswagen Passat Service Manual: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 1.8L Turbo, 2.8L V6, 4.0L W8 including Wagon and 4Motion.

By: Bentley, Robert. (Bentley Publishers).

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Bentley Pub, 2007.: 2007

Seller ID: nm 3635


1872p. Line drawings. Illustrations. Very heavy/Oversize. (7 lbs). Wraps. 3 inche tear at joint back cover & spine repaired with clear tape.. Very Good copy View more info

Typed SIGNED Letter

By: Bowles, Chester.

Price: $168.00

Publisher: 1956

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: nm 2158


On Essex Conneticut stationary. Dated January 5 1956. Reference to his wife's illness (Steb) & declining an invitation. With additional handwrtten note at end & Signed "Chet". Bowles was cofounder of the New York advertising firm, Benton and Bowles. A Democrat, he served Connecticut as Governor (1949-1951) and Representative in Congress (1959-1961). He was Ambassador to India and Nepal under President Truman (1951-1953) and Ambassador to India again for Presiden... View more info

Chariots for Apollo: History of Manned Lunar Spacecraft. NASA SP-4205

By: Brooks, Grimwood, & Swenson.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: NASA GPO, 1979 /1979.: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: nm 2520


1st ed. First Edition. 538p. Photos. Blue cloth. Fine copy View more info

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Poetry of the Age of Fable.

By: Bulfinch, Thomas (ed).

Price: $2,200.00

Publisher: Boston: Tilton, 1857.: 1857

Inscription: Signed VIP

Seller ID: nm 2183


251p. 3/4 leather with marbled boards & end papers. Gilt decorations on spine. Spine separating on both sides at lower extremities. SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY LONGFELLOW: "Miss Una W. Farley with kind regards and good wishes of Henry W. Longfellow, Jan. 1, 1876." Inscription in brown pen, contrast light. View more info

Diesel Era. Vol. I. No.4 - Vol. XIII No. 1. July/August 1990. To January/Feb. 2002. (20 issues).

By: Calloway, Warren (ed).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Withers, 1990-2002.: 1990

Seller ID: nm 2768E


20 issues. about 46p. each. Photos. Magazine style wraps. Vol 1/4; V6/5; V7/2, 8/4, 5, 6; V9/1, 2, 4, 5; V10/1; V11/2, 6, V12/1,3,4,5,6; V13/1,2. Fine Set. Will sell individual numbers. View more info

Diesel Era. Vol. I - V. 1990-1994.

By: Calloway, Warren (ed).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Withers, 1990-1994.: 1990

Seller ID: nm 3966


Bound by year in 4 volumes. Two years in the first volume. Black cloth. Original covers bound in. Fine set. View more info

Who Goes There: Seven Tales of Science Fiction.

By: Campbell, John.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Shasta, 1951.: 1951

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: nm 113


2nd ed. 230p. SIGNED by Campbell who wrote the title story which was the basis for the movie "The Thing". Tan cloth with green lettering on spineNo jacket. Near Fine Copy. View more info

Leslie A. Wilcox, R.I. , R.S.M.A.

By: Carr, Frank.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Leigh-on-sea, Lewis, 1977.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: nm 3643


1sted ed. & Ltd ed of 600 copies. SIGNED by Wilcocx, the artist. 47p. + 2 tipped in color plates + numerous b/w reproductions. Oversize. As New/As New copy View more info