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True, Frederick W., et al.
/ Washington: GPO, 1901
From the Report of the United States National Museu, for 1901, pages 177-231, with seventy-two plates; ex library in later cloth still sound and good+. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: fairs and expositions, Pan-American Exposition, CRN
Item #: 696515
Brasil. Ministerio da Agricultura.
/ Rio de Janeiro: 1939
Volumes 1 through 10 only; quarto, plates, illustrations in text; now in two later cloth bindings with oiginal paper sides retained, library markings else very good. Volumes Included: 2
Subject/Keywords: botany, Brazil
Item #: 698570
/ London: Printed by Sam. Aris for John Crownfield 1730
As also the Comparative Value of Moral and Positive Duties distinctly Stated and Cleared. By the Author of the Remarks.; first edition; small octavo, 88 pp.; age staining, margins cut down but not close, light extraction roughness at spine and no in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Church of England, catechisms, BRN
Item #: 700547
Dimmock, George, & H. Pickman Mann, eds.
/ Cambridge: Cambridge Entomological Club, 1883
Volume 2 only (January 1877 through December 1878; Whole Numbers 33 through 68), [general title leaf], 309 (including the Systematic Index), , 21 (Alphabetical Index and errata) pp., the Psyche Advertiser leaves bound in at end but missing a few; library markings and later cloth, still a sound good+ copy. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: history of science, entomology, DDX
Item #: 707212
Peru. Junta de Vias Fluviales.
/ Lima: Imprenta de El Lucero Baquijano. 1902
first edition; large quarto, 189,  pp., 3 folding tables, 5 folding color maps in pocket at end, illustrations in text; minor library markings, orange pictorial paper wrappers faded and split at spine, text age toned, the paper pocket broken but maps not damaged, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Peru, rivers, exploration, Rio Tambopata, Rio Inambari, CRN
Item #: 716958
Dickins, Asubry, & James C. Allen, eds.
/ Washington: Gales & Seaton, 1859
Class 3, Volume 5 only; narrow folio, ix, , 1143, xv (index) pp.; ex library, original binding poor and needs replacement, early and late leaves shaken, general age toning, reading copy. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: United States, economic history, BWK
Item #: 730226
Raunie, Emile, ed.
/ Paris: Imprimerie Nationale 1901
third volume of this sub-series only; first edition, folio (leaves slightly taller than 33 cm.), xv, , 671,  pp., illustrated; original paper covered boards (dated 1899) faded at spine and lightly rubbed, book label and signature of Professor Astrik L. Gabriel, general age toning to interior; Recueil general des inscriptions funeraires des eglises, couvents, colleges, hospices, cimetieres et charniers depuis le Moyen age jusqu'a la fin du XVIIIe siecle.. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Paris, France, epitaphs, funerary inscriptions, genealogy, ndz
Item #: 730230
Laudonniere, Rene Goulaine de, et al.
/ Paris: Jannet 1853
16mo (leaves slightly shorter than 15 cm.), , xvi, 228 pp.., later dark brown full morocco with all edges gilt; library book plate and markings, binding rubbed with short peel mark on front cover, light general age toning to text, still near very good; French expeditions of 1562, 1564, 1565, and 1567. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Florida, exploration, Huguenots crn
Item #: 730276
United States. War Department.
/ Washington: GPO, 1903
186 pp., numerous folding plates and technical drawings; issued as 58th Congress, 2d Session, HD 2; library book pate and markings, later half leather lightened at spine and rubbed at extremities but a sound, near very good copy. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: American military history, ordnance
Item #: 733572
Virgin Islands of the United States. Governor.
/ Washington: GPO, 1949
a run of 23 Annual Reports from Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1948 through Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1970, length varies considerably (1948 has 19 pages, 1970 has 170 pages), most have hand stamps or other library markings but all good+ or better in original paper wrappers. Volumes Included: 23
Subject/Keywords: Virgin Islands, government
Item #: 740257
Ptolemy (2d Century)
/ Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1966
elephant folio (leaves 45 cm. tall), xxii,  (the facsimile including numerous double page maps, one folding, and one single page and color) pp., small errata slip tipped in at end of introduction; library book plate and call numbers at spine, original cloth has light smudging and irregular patches of fading at margins, interior clean and sound. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: ancient geography, history of cartography, early atlases, HTM West Room
Item #: 742541
Janson, Charles William.
/ London: Albion Press; Printed for James Cundee, 1807
first edition, the issue with the plates tinted a dull yellow; large quarto (leaves 26 cm. tall), xiii (beginning with half title), , 16-22,  (misnumbered as 49),  (Directions to the Binder) pp., engraved pictorial title, 7 tinted views including the frontispiece, street plan of Philadelphia, vignette illustration at bottom of page 197; lacks the advertising leaves at end accounting for the unanswered catchword on the Directions page, marbled paper covered boards with red leather spine and tips very rubbed and faded but still sound, occasional age speckling and age spotting including the plates and heavier on plan, a complete and good+ copy; Eberstadt 121: 175 "Jansens view, in general, unfavorable. He gives some interesting material on Georgia, Carolina and Kentucky particularly with regard to the land speculations"; Howes J 57 "petulant view"; Sabin 35770. Volumes Included: 1
Item #: 758552
Skreiner, Wilfried, essay.
/ Graz: 1968
oblong quarto,  (including full page illustrations and a portrait on violet tissue paper,  (ads on brown tissue) pp., 8 plates with six of them color, both free endpapers are violet tissue with the front endpaper plain and the back printed; library markings and the pictorial paper wrappers lightly soiled, still sound and good+; Rudolf Szyszkowitz, 1905-1976. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Rudolf Szyszkowitz, Austrian art, CIU
Item #: 761276
Societe de l'histoire de France
/ Paris: Chez Jules Renouard 1835
2 volumes in 4 (each volume is complete in two parts); library hand stamps and other markings, age spotting and light pucker but sound copies in later cloth. Volumes Included: 2
Subject/Keywords: France, French history
Item #: 772046
France. Ambassade (to the United States). Services culturels.
/ NY: Services culturels de l'ambassade de France, 1951
first edition; quarto, [viii], 21 pp., 5 plates; the text reproduced from typescript as issued, pictorial papwer wrappers darkened at with fraying along fore edge of back cover, still overall very good for this low budget catalogue. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Paris, France, French art
Item #: 784147
Roman Catholic Church.
/ Cracoviae: Typis Universitatis Jagellonicae, 1886
cum adnotationibus caeremoniarum et instructione ad cantum choralem nec non lamentationibus majoris hebdomadae. Sumptibus et proprietas Joannis Siedlecki. Administratoris Ecclesiae S. Adalberti.; 386, xlii (Lamentationes section) pp., words and music; original cloth very rubbed and front free endpaper gone, pen notes on a late blank and an added leaf, text browned, not fragile but reading copy. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Roman Catholic Church, liturgy, music, hymns, Poland, NVK
Item #: 791679
/ Ottawa: National Research Council, 1961
first edition; quarto, 265 pp. reproduced from typescript as issued, pages 151-158 removed and replaced by pages 151-158, 158a-158d that are corner stapled and inserted loose, also inserted is a 2 page "Errata (not complete)"; original paper wrappers have short splits at joints of cloth tape spine and bend marks at corners of front cover, overall good+ with hand stamp of physicist Alvin M. Saperstein. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: physics, thermodynamics, gases, DTZ
Item #: 815249
/ Caracas: Imprenta Nacional, 1954
first edition; folio (leaves 32 cm. tall), xvi, 632,  pp., portrait frontispiece, full page illustrations in text; library book plate and markings, paper wrappers rubbed with one tip chipped and one corner creased, text sound with only light general age toning, good+; Simon Rodriguez, a.k.a. Samuel Robinson, 1769-1854. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Latin America, BBW
Item #: 819108
Mann, B. Pickman, ed.
/ Cambridge: Cambridge Entomological Club, 1877
Volume 1 only, complete in 32 numbers, May 1874 through December 1876, [general title leaf], 248 pp., 1 hand colored map (called Plate C but there were no other plates in this volume), the Psyche Advertiser pages which began with the March 1875 issue are all bound at the end along with two lists of Coleoptera for Sale by E. P. Austin of Cambridge; minor library markings, later half leather rubbed but sound, signature of "Henry G. Hubbard / Detroit Mich" (later with the entomological division of the United States Agricultural Department) on front free endpaper and he has added a short pen note to his article in the second issue. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: history of science, entomology, DDX
Item #: 707167
Gatterer, A., et al.
/ Citta del Vaticano: Specola Vaticana, 1945
first edition; 2 volumes, folio (slightly taller than 40 cm.); Text und Wellenlagen. 347,  pp., original cloth + Tafeln. [11 leaves] of tables loose in a paper folder, 45 glossy plates loose held by stiff paper flaps of original cloth portfolio, as issued; ex library, binding and portfolio frayed at extremities, some flap edges broken on plates volume, good+; the second volume of the series but complete for rare earths. Volumes Included: 2
Subject/Keywords: history of science, spectrum analysis, rare earths, oversize
Item #: 584880