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AMERICAN VIEWS: Prospects and Vistas. By Gloria-Gilda Deak. Introduction by James Thomas Flexner (Growth of American Cities). New York: Viking Press and New York Public Library, (1978). 2nd Printing (stated). Oblong 4to (10 x 11.75 in.). Hardcover. Book about fine, dustjacket slightly rubbed, short tear to head of spine panel. 134 pages including index. 60 color prints and drawings sp..
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AMERICAN GRAPHIC ARTS: Three Centuries of Illustrated Books, Prints & Drawings. Princeton: Princeton U Library, 1981. 8vo (9.25 x 6 in.). Softcover. Very good condition. xii,56 pages, 24 “plates”. Essays by Dale Roylance (21pp) and Nancy Finlay (9pp); checklist by Roylance of 176 items in the exhibition; and 12pp Cumulative Subject Index to the Princeton University Lib..
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American Historical & Decorative Graphics. Peter C. Marzio. THE DEMOCRATIC ART: Chromolithography 1840-1900 Pictures for a 19th-Century America. Boston: David R. Godine, (1979). 4to (11 x 8.5 in.). FIRST EDITION. Original cloth. Fine condition in near fine, unclipped dustjacket. 357 pages including Index and extensive Bibliography. Illustrated in color and b&w. ISBN# 087923290..
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World War II. John Prados. COMBINED FLEET DECODED: The Secret History of American Intelligence and the Japanese Navy in World War II. New York: Random House, (1995). First Edition Signed. 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine but for small dent to lower edge of front cover and dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. 832 pages including bibliography and index. 15 maps and 16 pages of photographs on..
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Voyages. William Hovgaard. THE VOYAGES OF THE NORSEMEN TO AMERICA. New York: American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1914. 8vo. xxi,285 pages including Bibliography. Cloth lightly worn, owner’s name on front endpaper, few corners bumped, one upper page corner crease and partly torn, rear hinge partly cracked. Very good overall. First Edition, printed by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press. With 7..
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American Historical & Decorative Graphics. Wendy J. Shadwell. AMERICAN PRINTMAKING: The First 150 Years. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press for the Museum of Graphic Art, (1969). 4to (10 x 8/5 in.). 180 pages including Bibliography and Index of Engravers. Original cloth. Book near fine, no owner’s name. Dustjacket very good, two short tears, price clipped. First Print..
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MAGAZINES IN THE UNITED STATES. By James Playsted Wood. New York: Ronald Press Company, (1956). Second Edition. 8vo. Gray cloth, largely very good, no owner’s name, small sticker stain to front free endpaper, light dampstain to several fore-edge margins near end. Lacking all of dj except front flap. 390 pages, 20 illustrations. Dj flap – “describes the first beginnings of the ..
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American Views. THE RENOWNED COLLECTION OF NEW YORK VIEWS FORMED BY ROBERT GOELET NEW YORK. Auction catalogue, American Art Association Anderson Galleries Inc., Jan. 16, 1936. 4to (10 ½ x 7 ¼ in.). Printed wrappers. Very good overall, covers slightly frayed at edges that overlap the text. 54 pages, 151 entries, several illustrations.         ..
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Nixon, Richard. THE QUOTABLE RICHARD M. NIXON. Compiled and edited by Perry D. Hall and the Staff of Quote. FIRST EDITION (stated). Anderson, SC: Droke House, (1967). 12mo. 200 pages including index. Original cloth. Fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket slightly worn and chipped, very good, price intact. Distributed by Grosset and Dunlap.       &nb..
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American Historical & Decorative Graphics. John & Katherine Ebert. OLD AMERICAN PRINTS FOR COLLECTORS. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, (1974). 4to (10 x 7.5 in.). 277 pages including Index, Bibliography, and Selected List of Annotated Names. Original light green paper boards. Near fine condition, no owner’s name, dustjacket near fine, price-clipped. First Editio..
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Secular Music. Oscar George Theodore Sonneck. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF EARLY SECULAR AMERICAN MUSIC (18th Century). Revised and enlarged by William Treat Upton. Preface by Irving Lowens. New York: Da Capo Press, 1964 [1971]. 3rd Printing of this edition. 8vo. Red leatherette. Fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price intact, slightly worn and soiled. Xvi, [617] pages including index. Una..
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American Views. HISTORICAL PRINTS OF AMERICAN CITIES. Comments by Larry Freeman. Watkins Glen, NY: Century House, (1952). 4to (10 x 7 in.). Gray cloth. Cloth  dampstained at top and along spine, and faintly shows to top edges of all pages. 100 pages including Index, 94 cities illustrated as they appeared around 1850, with descriptive commentary about the history of the print and the time d..
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Latin America. C.K. Jones. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF LATIN AMERICAN BIBLIOGRAPHIES. Second Edition, revised and enlarged with assistance of James A. Granier. Washington: GPO, 1942. 8vo. Original printed wrappers, slightly worn and soiled, title page lightly foxed. 311 pages including index.                 ..
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American Historical Graphics. J.N. Phelps Stokes and Daniel C. Haskell. AMERICAN HISTORICAL PRINTS, EARLY VIEWS OF AMERICAN CITIES, ETC. From the Phelps Stokes and Other Collections. New York: New York Public Library, 1933. 4to (10.25 x 7.25 in.). [xxxiv], 235 pages, including Historical Notes, Index of Artists, Engravers, Etc., and General Index. Original cloth. Near fine condition, ..
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Magazines. Frederick J. Hoffman, Charles Allen, and Carolyn F. Ulrich. THE LITTLE MAGAZINE: A History and a Bibliography. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1947. Second Edition. 8vo. Red cloth. Corners of cloth and text block bumped, else book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price clipped, slightly soiled/spotted, few short tears and small chips. [xiv], 450 pages inclu..
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POPULAR CULTURE. Total of 16 issues published by or in conjunction with the Bowling Green State University Popular Culture Program (in its infancy), Bowling Green, Ohio, mostly edited by Ray B. Browne. Each in octavo wraps, very good to near fine condition (mostly unread, 4 have owner’s name stamped on contents page). (1) Popular Culture And Curricula. Edited by Ray Browne and Ronald Ambr..
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[New England]. John Brereton. A BRIEF AND TRUE RELATION OF THE DISCOUERIE OF THE NORTH PART OF VIRGINIA. 6 copies, reproduced in facsimile from the first edition of 1602. Introduction by Luther S. Livingston. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1903. Edition of 525 copies (20 on Japan paper). These 6 facsimilies are unbound sheets, 24 pages each, in very good condition, few tiny tears to untrim..
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American Historical Portraits. THE HAMPTON L. CARSON COLLECTION OF ENGRAVED PORTRAITS. Part 3, Catalogue No. 906. Catalogue compiled and sale conducted by Stan V. Henkels, at Davis & Harvey, Philadelphia. 4to (11 x 8 in.). Softcover. Both covers detached, front cover soiled and quite chipped but all lettering intact. Interior very good. [4],93 pages, Lots 3058-4244, Signers of the..
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World War I. A BOOK OF VERSE OF THE GREAT WAR. Edited by W. Reginald Wheeler. Fwd by Charlton M. Lewis. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1917 [1918]. First Edition, 2nd Printing (May 1918). 8vo. Blue cloth, faintly spotted, contents very good, lacking most of dustjacket (portion of rear panel laid in quoting review of the book).    xxx, 184 pages. Includes Benet, Brooke, Galsworthy, ..
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Hispania. Clara Louisa Penney. THE HISPANIC SOCIETY OF AMERICAN CATALOGUE OF PUBLICATIONS. New York: 1943. 8vo. xiv,151 pages including Index. Burgundy cloth. Very good condition, no owner’s name or marks. 55 illustrations.                     ..
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