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MY FAVORITE GAMES. (Cover title)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Akron, OH: The Saalfield Pub. Co., circa [1930].: [1930].

Seller ID: 22566

Condition: Very good


Akron, OH: The Saalfield Pub. Co., circa [1930].. [1930].. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial simulated linen wrappers ["Linentex"]. There is some staining to the top & bottom edges of the rear wrap. [6] pages, including inside wraps, printed in blue ink on "Linentex". 3 textual illustrations in blue & 2 full-page color illustrations. There are 2 tiny pink stains to the inside front wrap & 1 small, light stain to the inside rear wrap. There... View more info

THE VICTOR BOOK OF THE OPERA: Stories of Seventy Grand Operas with Three Hundred Illustrations & Descriptions of Seven Hundred Victor Opera Records

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camden, NJ: Victor Talking Machine Co., (1912).: (1912).

Seller ID: 29898

Condition: Fair


Camden, NJ: Victor Talking Machine Co., (1912).. (1912).. Fair. - Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are bumped. The spine is faded with the head & tail chipped. 375 pages. The hinges are cracked. The edges of the pastedowns & endpapers are faded & the front endpaper is detached with a small piece out of the bottom corner. There is an owner's faded name & address on the flyleaf & the bottom corners of the f... View more info

WOOD ENGRAVING OF A SLEIGHING SCENE ON BOSTON NECK

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: [Boston, MA]: circa [1855].: [1855].

Seller ID: 28032

Condition: Very good


[Boston, MA]: circa [1855].. [1855].. Very good. - sc Wood engraving, approximately 5-3/4 inches high by 9 inches wide, mounted on a sheet of cream stock, 7 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide. The bottom edge of the mount is cut slightly crookedly & there is a tiny stain to its top margin. Very good. Titled "Sleighing Scene on Boston Neck", the engraving depicts gentlemen riding horse-drawn sleighs down a broad street lined with handsome buildings and leafless ... View more info

AN ORIGINAL JAPANESE FABRIC DESIGN WOODBLOCK PRINT

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Circa, [1910].: [1910].

Seller ID: 25702

Condition: Very good


Circa, [1910].. [1910].. Very good. - sc A 9-3/4 inch high by 7 inch wide Japanese color woodblock print for fabric designs. The print consists of 2 woodblock illustrations, one depicts fragile plants and fronds on a black background, the other colored spheres with radiant beams on a black background. Annotations in Japanese calligraphy are printed at the right of the top illustration and above the bottom image. Stab marks along the right edge of the print, not affecting... View more info

THE STORY OF THE THREE BEARS

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Merrimack Publishing Company, circa [1975].: [1975].

Seller ID: 23254

Condition: Very good


New York: Merrimack Publishing Company, circa [1975].. [1975].. Very good. - Small quarto, 9-1/2 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide. Softcovers, bound in bright color pictorial shaped wraps with the top edge cut along the outline of the heads of the 3 bears. [16] pages, including the covers, with brilliant color textual illustrations, 1 double-page and 4 full-page bright color plates illustrating the story of Goldilocks and the 3 bears. Very good. Printed in Hong Kong f... View more info

COUNTER. University of Iowa Center for the Book Number 1, Fall 1994

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa], 1994.: 1994.

Seller ID: 23174

Condition: Fine


[Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa], 1994.. 1994.. Fine. - Octavo, six-page tri-fold with photographic portraits and a tipped-in paper sample. Near fine. View more info

THE CHICAGO LITERARY CLUB: YEAR BOOK FOR 1966-1967

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Chicago , IL: The Chicago Literary Club, 1966).: 1966).

Seller ID: 23171

Condition: Very good


(Chicago , IL: The Chicago Literary Club, 1966).. 1966).. Very good. - Small octavo, printed light blue wraps. The spine & extremities are faded with a small tear to the spine. 116 pages. Very good. View more info

JUGENDSTIL -- ART NOUVEAU: Buchkunst um 1900 - Plakate --Graphik --Gläser. Teile der Sammlungen R. B., W. R. und weitere Bestände aus verschiedenen schweizerischen und ausländischen Privatsammlungen. Auktion in Bern. Freitag, den 22. März 1968....Samstag, den 23. März 1968.... (Catalogue)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Zurich: L'Art Ancien S.A. / Bern: Kornfeld und Klipstein, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 23221

Condition: Very good


Zurich: L'Art Ancien S.A. / Bern: Kornfeld und Klipstein, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Large octavo, tan decorative wraps. Spine & extremities darkened. Unnumbered pages & 27 pp. of B&W illustrations. Also with full-page & textual illustrations in the body of the catalogue. Very good. 750 items are catalogued. The text is in German. View more info

SOVIET BOOKS FOR CHILDREN

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Soviet Union, circa [1960].: [1960].

Seller ID: 23156

Condition: Very good


Soviet Union, circa [1960].. [1960].. Very good. - Square octavo, stapled cream & gray wraps with B&W & color vignettes on front wrap. The front wrap is lightly soiled & slightly darkened. [20] pages. 13 illustrations, most full-page in black & white and in color. Very good. A three-page introduction on Soviet publishing explains that every year during the spring school vacation a tradition "Children's Book Week" is held in the Soviet Union. Activities include... View more info

SOUTHERN NOVELS AND SERIOUS BOOKS. (Catalogue)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY: Doubleday Page and Co., circa [1900].: [1900].

Seller ID: 23154

Condition: Very good


NY: Doubleday Page and Co., circa [1900].. [1900].. Very good. - 12mo, stapled tan wraps with decorations in black. The rear wrap is slightly darkened & soiled. [20] pages. Very good. View more info

CATALOGUE OF THE MONROE, WAKEMAN, AND HOLMAN COLLECTION OF THE PEQUOT LIBRARY SOUTHPORT, CONNECTICUT DEPOSITED IN THE YALE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT: Yale University Library, 1960.: 1960.

Seller ID: 23147

Condition: Very good


New Haven, CT: Yale University Library, 1960.. 1960.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth titled in gilt. Slightly dusty. 522 pages. Illustrated with black & white facsimiles. Near fine. First editon. First Edition. View more info

MY BOOK OF ANIMALS: A Picture-Book for Little Folk

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago/NY: M. A. Donohue & Company, circa [1920].: [1920].

Seller ID: 23298

Condition: Fair


Chicago/NY: M. A. Donohue & Company, circa [1920].. [1920].. Fair. - Small quarto, tan tape backed paper-covered pictorial boards (soiled; paper chipped along front edges with small pieces out). 24 pages (pages darkened with top half detached from staple; front pastedown stained; small stains to title page; illustration on verso of title partially colored by a child). Color pictorial front pastedown, B&W vignettes on title & verso of title, & 10 full-page illustrations,... View more info

AN ORIGINAL COLOR JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT FABRIC DESIGN

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Circa, [1910].: [1910].

Seller ID: 25696

Condition: Very good


Circa, [1910].. [1910].. Very good. - sc A 9-3/4 inch high by 7 inch wide Japanese color woodblock print for fabric designs. The print consists of 2 woodblock illustrations, one depicts purple lillies with green leaves on a blue background (possibly water) upon which light is reflected, the other depicts 4 white petaled flowers with green leaves on a colored geometrical background. Annotations in Japanese calligraphy are printed above the top illustration and to the righ... View more info

HISTORICAL RELICS UNEARTHED IN NEW CHINA

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1972.: 1972.

Seller ID: 25618

Condition: Very good


Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1972.. 1972.. Very good. - Quarto [12-3/4 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide], white buckram, in a dust wrapper. The book is housed in a gray cardboard slipcase. The binding is lightly bumped. There is a small dent to the spine & the tail of the spine & the bottom corner of the front cover are lightly stained. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped. The slipcase is darkened with some light staining. [v] & 217 illustrations, most of th... View more info

AMERICAN OCCUPIED TERRITORY

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Siegburg, Germany: Verlag von Karl Friedr. Terhe), circa [1920].: [1920].

Seller ID: 28004

Condition: Very good


(Siegburg, Germany: Verlag von Karl Friedr. Terhe), circa [1920].. [1920].. Very good. - Small oblong octavo [5-1/4 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wraps & titled in white on the front cover. Some of the print is rubbed away but the title is still legible. The spine & extremities are darkened & there are tears to the head & tail of the spine. There are a few small light stains to the front wrap. 36 rich sepia- toned photographic plates ... View more info

AN ORIGINAL COLORFUL JAPANESE FABRIC DESIGN WOODBLOCK PRINT

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Circa, [1910].: [1910].

Seller ID: 25697

Condition: Very good


Circa, [1910].. [1910].. Very good. - sc A 9-3/4 inch high by 7 inch wide Japanese color woodblock print for fabric designs. The print consists of 2 woodblock illustrations, one depicts yellow berries on colorful fans floating on swirling black & white water with white leaves, the other is of colorful geometrical shapes & leaves. Annotations in Japanese calligraphy are printed at the right of the top illustration and above the bottom image. Stab marks along the right edg... View more info

THE WORLD OF CANT

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London: Wade & Co., 11 Ludgate Arcade, 1880.: 1880.

Seller ID: 22555

Condition: Good


London: Wade & Co., 11 Ludgate Arcade, 1880.. 1880.. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt with decorations in black on the spine & in gilt with a vignette in gilt & black within decorative frames in black on the front cover & with a decorative device in blind on the rear cover. The covers are rubbed & bumped with some staining to the front cover. The spine is stained & faded. xii & 403 pages. The front hinge is cracked & there is an owner's bookplate on the front pa... View more info

ALAIN DE MONBRISON. XXe Biennale des Antiquaires. 15 septembre - 1er octobre 2000. Carrousel du Louvre, Paris. (Catalog)

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Paris: Alain de Monbrison, 2000).: 2000).

Seller ID: 23618

Condition: Fine


(Paris: Alain de Monbrison, 2000).. 2000).. Fine. - Small quarto [11 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], soft cover bound in pictorial black wraps. The wraps are slightly rubbed. The wraps unfold to form 3 pages on which 16 items of African and South Seas sculpture are catalogued with a small black-and-white illustration of each. The remainder of the contents consists of a title, [1] page & 16 full-page illustrations & plates, printed on black stock, depicting each item i... View more info

HAPPY DAYS

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (U. K.: B. B. Ltd.), circa [1955].: [1955].

Seller ID: 22972

Condition: Good


(U. K.: B. B. Ltd.), circa [1955].. [1955].. Good. - Octavo, color pictorial wraps. There are light scoremarks [imprint of writing] on the front wrap & the corners of the wraps are lightly creased. [10] pp., including inside wraps. 4 color illustrations & textual illustrations in B&W. The edges of the pages are very slightly darkened & the top page corners are lightly creased. Very good. Two children and their terrier go for a picnic on the beach. View more info

A.B.C. AND BUSY DAYS / CUT. PASTE. STICK

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kenosha, WI: Samuel Lowe Company, circa [1945].: [1945].

Seller ID: 22975

Condition: Good


Kenosha, WI: Samuel Lowe Company, circa [1945].. [1945].. Good. - Oblong quarto, stapled color pictorial wraps. Lightly soiled & chipped with the bottom corners lightly creased. [12] leaves, including 4 leaves of figures & objects depicted in color to be cut out & pasted onto 8 leaves of B&W outlined shapes. The B&W leaves are darkened with 2 small pencil notations on 1 of them; there is a tiny chip out of the front edge of each of the last 2 leaves. Good. View more info