Books Maps Prints More

Quick Search

Author
Title
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Browse Category

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 'SUMMER' .... AN ETCHING BY IGNAZ MARCEL GAUGENGIGI American Art Review
1880 
This is a single etching in near fine condition by a German-American artist, Ignaz Marcel Gaugengigl (1855 - 1932) . The image is of a seated lady in turn-of-the-century attire, her face is in profile as she looks at something outside the frame of the image while putting on or taking off a glove. This piece has the loose, free character of a sketch while depicting the etchers ability to catch slightly windblown hair, and lace with soft folds of fabric. The Image is 7" height x 4 1/2" width. The outside dimensions of paper are 12 1/8" H x 9" W. This etching is from the American Art Review by Koehler. Clean and crisp - no marks or wear. Signed on the plate in the upper left corner. ; . 
Price: 135.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 A CENTURY IN BOOKS Princeton University Press 1905 - 2005
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 2005 069112292x / 9780691122922 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is a handsome hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean - without marks or writing. New looking. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. The cream white backgroun of the covers is bright except for a short faint mark near the title which is not visible in the jackets new, archival, see-through, removable mylar cover. No chips or tears. No clipped corners. The books are listed chronologically and it appears that all the books have a photo image of the cover. There is a chronological list and an Introduction by Walter H. Lippincott preceding the books. There is an Index by Subject at the rear of the book. ; 8vo; 167 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
A JEWISH SYNAGOGUE Print from 1870's
3 A JEWISH SYNAGOGUE Print from 1870's
1870 
This is a steel engraving of A Jewish Synagogue, engraved by Ebenezer Challis after a painting by Solomon Hart. There is a lushness of ink in dark shading of the interior lit by candles. The print is double matted in archival matboard and the outside dimensions are cut for standard size, ready-made frames (frame not included) . The print is on heavy stock paper that has been hinged to the matboard opening, not pasted down. The print has been backed by acid free paper, placed on foamcore, then wrapped in acetate. The print can be hung on the wall temporarily as the acetate has a glassy look. The print is very clean. The outside dimensions of the matboard is 18" high x 14" wide. The inside dimensions of the window opening is 10 1/2" high x 8 1/2" wide. ; -  
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 A LIFE OF LOVE AND MUSIC The Memoirs of Hector Berlioz 1803 - 1865
London The Folio Society 1987 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This is a fine hardcover book in a fine slipcase. This book has a bright red cloth cover and a line drawing profile of Berlioz in gilt on the front cover gilt and the title on the spine is printed on a label that is in the shape of a cello. The top edges are tinted red. The binding is perfect, there are no marks or writing. The book appears to be unread. The slipcase is covered in a rich grey paper. No flaws. Well cared for. Gift condition. A fine condition book in a fine condition slipcase. No jacket, as issued. ; 8vo; 466 pages 
Price: 63.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 A MUSICAL CHRISTMAS WITH PETER DUCHIN A Festival of Holiday Songs in New Arrangements for Piano and Guitar
New York, NY Holt, Rinehart And Winston 1976 0030166217 / 9780030166211 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, crisp and clean. There are no marks or writin. No wear. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean and unclipped (the original price is present) . Illustrated in old art using red or green ink. Cover art by James Wyeth and rear cover by N. C. Wyeth - from an old painting. Well cared for. Gift condition. ; 8vo; 139 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 A SHORT ACCOUNT OF THE FIRST SETTLEMENT OF THE PROVINCES OF VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, NEW-YORK, NEW-JERSEY AND PENNSYLVANIA BY THE ENGLISH. TO WHICH IS ANNEXED A MAP OF MARYLAND, ACCORDING TO THE BOUNDS MENTIONED IN THE CHARTER, AND ALSO OF THE ADJACENT ... Facsimile of the 1735 Document.
The American Geographical Society 1922 Hardcover 
This is a reprint of the 1735 document put into book form by The American Geographical Society in 1922. It is in a slipcase and has a map bound in and a three page brochure from The Society offering background is laid in. This book is a limited edition, # 663 of 790. The map facsimile is bound in and has six panels in what would be considered fine condition if not for a 1/4" corner crease. The map title is "A Map of Virginia according to Captain John Smiths Map Published Anno 1606 Also of the Adjacent Country called by the Dutch Niero Nederlant nno 1630 bt John Senex 1735. The border and boundaries are highlighted in three colors. The paper is handmade. It was printed by Douglas C. McMurtrie at the Conde Nast Press in Greedwich. The covers are beige-taupe paper with a vellum paper spine. There is a faint darkening on the spine. There is no title. There are no marks or writing on the end papers or pages. However, there are two spots on the first two pages where the paper contains a flaw on each page (bottom corners) . The slipcase has some wear, now repaired, at the bottom of the back and other slight wear to the corners. The slipcase is covered in the same paper as the book - nicely designed. ; 8vo; 20 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
A SKETCH-NORTH RIVER An Etching by Reginald Cleveland Coxe
7 A SKETCH-NORTH RIVER An Etching by Reginald Cleveland Coxe

This is an etching in near fine condition of "A Sketch-North River", by Reginald Cleveland Coxe. The image depicts a lone tugboat with a trail of steam against a cloudy or foggy background including a vague coastline beyond the ship. The etching is of fine quality with intricate linework. The print is neat and exceptionally clean with a strong plate mark. The antique white woven paper has no tears or chips. The print is hinged on a piece of archival matboard and matted with an opening using archival, quality matboard which can be used for framing. (Frame not included. ) The image size is approximately 3 3/4" in height and 6" wide. The plate mark is approximately 1/4" out from the image. The window opening is approximately 4 3/4" in height and 7" wide. The outside dimensions of the matboard are 10" x 13". Signed on the plate with initials, RCC. 1888. Coxe is known for marine and atmospheric scenes . Coxe, American, 1855 - 1926/7. Member of the American Barbizon School during the Etching Revival. ; . 
Price: 310.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 A STORY OF BROWNING GUNS FROM 1831 ----
St. Louis, MO Browning Arms Co. 1942 First Edition Softcover 
This book of 60 pages is a history of Browning illustrated with half tone black and white photographs and drawings - portraits, scenes, places, and many guns. Some photos are close-up and others are distance views. This is a softcover book with a stapled binding. The book has been well cared for except for a spot in the shape of quarter of a circle as if a drink had been set on it. The remainder of the cover is quite clean . There is a touch of slight corner wear at the front edges. The interior is crisp and clean - no marks, no writing, no wear. ; 8vo; 60 pages 
Price: 24.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 A TRIBUTE TO JOHN F KENNEDY
Chicago Encyclopedia Britannica 1964 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a slip jacket with a paper band. The book is as new except for loss of sheen on the book cover in places. The book appears to be unread. The slipcase is as new. There is a publisher band around the book detailing the content. There are some spots on the paper band. These tributes were contributed by Norman Cousins, Albert Schweitzer, Willy Brandt, Theo White, Robert Shaw, Sander Vanocur, Robert Kennedy, E. B. White and others. ; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 A TRIBUTE TO JOHN F KENNEDY
Chicago Encyclopedia Britannica 1964 Hardcover Fine  
This is a hardcover book in a slip case. The book and case are very new and crisp in appearance. There is no wear, marks, or writing. Gift condition. These tributes were contributed by Norman Cousins, Albert Schweitzer, Willy Brandt, Theodore White, Robert Shaw, Sander Vanocur, Robert Kennedy, E. B. White and others. ; 8vo  
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
ACHIEVEMENT!  Print of a Knight in Armor
11 ACHIEVEMENT! Print of a Knight in Armor
1927 
This a printers sample of a knight in armor on a horse with the word Achievement above. The artist is Walter Rosenthal. The print was used to describe a new technique in printing innovation in 1927. The color and registration is excellent and the matboards selected compliment the print perfectly. The dominant colors in the print are red, blue, and white on a grey background. The matboard is a grey with a blue liner. The outside dimensions of the matboards have been cut to fit a ready-made, standard size 11 x 14 frame (frame not included) . The matboard is rag core archival. The image size is 6" high x 6" wide. The print is hinged, not glued. The print comes with a foamcore backing and an acetate cover that allows it to be temorarily hung on the wall without framing as the acetate has a glass look. ; -  
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 ADVANCES IN TREATMENT WITH DEXTROSE
New York, NY Corn Products Refining Company First Edition Hardcover Fine  
This is a hardcover book with the original glassine wrap/cover. The book is tight bright and very clean, however there is a part circle shape of a glass shadow on the cover. Not glaring - not seen with the glassine cover over it. The binding is tight, corners straight, and with a clean interior. Thin book. The glassine wrapper will be covered with mylar to protect the glassine. ; 8vo; 66 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AFRICAN CULTURAL ARTIFACTS 1896 CHROMOLITHOGRAPH
13 AFRICAN CULTURAL ARTIFACTS 1896 CHROMOLITHOGRAPH
1896 
THis is a beautiful chromolithograph printed in 1896 in Germany. Artifacts of the African culture are depicted - headdresses, drinking vessels, masks, necklaces, drums, baskets, implements, dolls, weaving. The composition is interesting, the depth of printing is magnificent. The rich ink can be felt on the paper. Each item has a tiny number associated with it, then a legend of each piece is included on a separate piece of paper in German with the name of the tribe of origin of the artifact. The outside dimension of the matboard will fit a standard 10" x 13" frame (frame not included) . The print is matted in complimentary brown acid free matboard. The image size is 7 3/4" high x 5" wide. The print is hinged, but not glued. It is backed by foam board and everything is wrapped in protective, removable acetate. ; -  
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 AGENDA Ford Madox Ford Winter/spring 1989/1990
London, U. K. Agenda 1990 0933806515 / 9780933806511 First Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  
Softcover periodical - issue devoted to Ford Madox Ford. This book is tight, bright, clean and appears to be unread. There is a very faint hint of wear at the top of the spine. The periodical is edited by William Cookson and Peter Dale. This double issue contains two previously unpublished pieces by Ford. ; No. 4 and Vol 28, No1; Vol. 27; 8vo  
Price: 23.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS
15 AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

Black and white engraving in fine condition of agricultural implements, including the Burgess and Key's Reaper, Hornsby's "Challenge" Reaper, and the Finishing Steam Thrashing Machine. The agricultural implements are rendered in fine detail with delicate lines. Print is neat and clean with no tears or chips. Paper has a slight yellowing consistant with age. Print measures 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" and image measures 9" x 6" (height by width). ; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS
16 AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

Black and white engraving in fine condition of agricultural implements, including the Hornsby's "Paragon" Mower, Samuelson's Combined Mower and Reaper, and the Hay Maker. The agricultural implements are rendered in fine detail with delicate lines. Print is neat and clean with no tears or chips. Paper has a slight yellowing consistant with age. Print measures 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" and image measures 9" x 6" (height by width). ; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS
17 AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

Black and white engraving in fine condition of agricultural implements, including the Fluted Rollar or Clod Crusher, Drill for Turnipor Mangold-war tzel with Manure, and an image of Steam Cultivation (shows a pair of six horse-power Engines at work) . The agricultural implements are rendered in fine detail with delicate lines. Print is neat and clean with no tears or chips. Paper has a slight yellowing consistant with age. Print measures 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" and image measures 9" x 6" (height by width). ; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS
18 AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

Black and white engraving in fine condition of agricultural implements, including the Howards Champion Plough, Double Furrow Plough, the Ransomes Plough and Subsoiler Combined and the Howards Simplex Plough. The agricultural implements are rendered in fine detail with delicate lines. Print is neat and clean with no tears or chips. Paper has a slight yellowing consistant with age. Print measures 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" and image measures 9" x 6" (height by width).; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS
19 AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

Black and white engraving in fine condition of agricultural implements, including the Old Norfolk Plough, Improved Norfolk Plough (from the beginning of the 19 century), the Somerville's double Plough, and a diagram of three different types of furrows. The agricultural implements are rendered in fine detail with delicate lines. Print is neat and clean with no tears or chips. The bottom half of the printing (in the text printing only, not in the pictoral diagrams) looks as though it was printed twice and the second printing didn't quite match up, but the labels are still readable. Paper has a slight yellowing consistant with age. Print measures 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" and image measures 9" x 6" (height by width).; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS
20 AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

Black and white engraving in fine condition of the ancient Roman Plough. The image depicts the ancient plow and the different styles and how it is harnessed to the oxen. The agricultural implement is rendered in fine detail with delicate lines. Print is neat and clean with no tears or chips. Paper has a slight yellowing consistant with age. Print measures 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" and image measures 9" x 6" (height by width).; 9 1/2" x 6 1/4"  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to sales@booksmaps.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie
db error Data too long for column 'request' at row 1