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Baker, Watts & Co.'s Manual of Baltimore Securities, 1911.
Baltimore: Baker, Watts & Co. 1911. 137p, index. 20 cm. Bound in blue cloth with gilt titling in a double ruled gilt frame. Compiled for presentation to "our friends and correspondents, and is intended to give, in a concise way, the more important facts in regard to those corporations whose securities are active on the Baltimore market." Very slightly soiled, two corners lightly bumped. In very good condition.
Item #21756
Price: $200.00
Baltimore City, the Liverpool of America.
[Baltimore: A. Hoen & Co. 1898?]. [16] p, 42 plates (1 fold.) 23 cm. Green cloth covers with gilt titling. Multi-panel fold-out is complete. Minor edge wear, fading, narrow damp stain along the front cover fore edge. In better than good condition.
Item #21883
Price: $200.00
Baltimore, the City of Monuments. Dedicated to the Star Spangled Banner Centennial, September Sixth to Thirteenth Nineteen Hundred and Fourteen.
Baltimore: Horn-Shafer Company, [1914]. 60p, illustrations, map. 27 cm. Tied card covers with illustrations on the front cover in red and green, one embossed, titling in red, illustration on the bottom cover. Includes the program for the centennial celebration. "A Baltimore Production: Designed and printed by the Horn-Shafer Company; Engravings by Alpha Photo-engraving Co.; Engravings and color plates by Clarkson Photo-engraving Co.; Printed on Warren's Sepia Cameo Plate, sold by Smith, Dixon Company; Inks used, Sinclair & Valentine Co., Baltimore Branch. Slightly soiled, short tears in the edges, one corner chipped. In very good condition.
Item #21884
Price: $150.00
The Complaint; or Night-Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality. With the Life of the Author.
New York: Published by E. Duyckinck, George Long, Printer, 1813. Frontispiece, 237p., 2 plates. 15 cm. Leather binding with titling in gilt on black morocco spine label. Plates signed by John Scoles. Covers, edges rubbed; head of spine chipped, worn, spine rubbed, label slightly rubbed; foxing. In good condition.
Item #21545
Price: $150.00
Confederate Veteran . Vol. I0 No. 7
Confederate Veteran . Vol. I0 No. 7
Nashville: Confederate Veterans, July, 1902. pp. 292-334., illustrations. 27 cm. Stapled wrappers. Slightly soiled, corners chipped, almost detached, tear in the bottom cover. In good condition.
Item #21680
Price: $40.00
Constitution of the Upper Falls Permanent Building Association of Baltimore County. [Adopted March 1, 1890].
Baltimore: WM. J. C. Dulany Co., Printers, [1919]. 11p, [1], [2p], [13p pink blank and ruled]; list of officers. 15 cm. Black cloth with paper title label. The Upper Falls book starts in 1919 and ends in 1921. It was owned by Michael J. Pearce. Corners rubbed, slightly soiled; share holder's signature on title label above number of shares. In better than good condition. An ephemeral piece, assumed predecessor of a building and loan/savings and loan association in which members were able to acquire shares to obtain a mortgage. The movie, "It's a Wonderful Life," is a good example of this type of mortgage.
Item #21752
Price: $75.00
The Constitution of the Washington Society of Maryland.
Baltimore: Printed by John L. Cook, 1810. 15p. 20 cm. Sewn. Paper has toned. "The object of the society shall be, to support extend and carry into effect the political principles and system of Washington, as disclosed in his farewell address to the people of the United States...." One corner fold, front cover staryting to separate. In very good condition.
Item #21757
Price: $100.00
Cowenton Permanent Building Association, No 1, of Baltimore County (1925).
Baltimore: Co-Operative Syndicate, Inc., Printers, 1925. 13(14, 15p), [1], [10 ruled pages, interleaved with blank pink pages], list of officers. 15 cm. Black cloth with paper title label. Begins in 1929 and ends in 1941. It was owned by Michael J. Pearce. Corners rubbed, slightly soiled; share holder's signature on title label above number of shares. In better than good condition.
Item #21753
Price: $75.00
Cowenton Permanent Building Association, No 1, of Baltimore County (No date).
[Baltimore: No publisher, No Date]. 13(14, 15p), [1], [10 ruled pages, interleaved with blank pink pages], list of officers. 14 cm. Black cloth with paper title label. Begins in 1942 and ends in 1944. It was owned by Michael J. Pearce. Corners rubbed, slightly soiled; share holder's signature on title label above number of shares. In better than good condition.
Item #21754
Price: $75.00
Federal Republican & Commercial Gazette
Baltimore: John Cook, Thursday Morning, September 21, 1809. [4p]. 49 x 32 cm. One sheet folded once. Slight foxing. Surprisingly well preserved.
Item #21759
Price: $100.00
Gems of the Dresden Gallery, comprising the most famous and popular works in the Dresden collection, reproduced in heliotype from the best engravings; with notices of the works and the artists.
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1877. Frontispiece, 105p, 24 plates, including the frontispiece. 36 cm. Green cloth with title in gilt with decorative embossed framed stamped in black, title in gilt on the spine, all edges gilt. Spine ends won, corners skinned, title in pencil on the front free endpaper, foxing; slight tobacco odor. In good condition.
Item #21724
Price: $100.00
Harper's Bazar.
Harper's Bazar.
New York: Harper & Brothers, September, 1906. 24p, frontispiece, pp. 772-864, pp. 25-80. 25 cm. Wrappers. Covers almost detached, spine paper chipped, torn, slightly soiled, chipped, front cover chipped at the tail of the spine, front and back panels are bright. Authors are: An Elderly Woman, Ada Foster Murray, Mary B. Mullett, Grace Hyde Trine, Mary Stewart Cutting, Dorothy Canfield, Lillian Baynes Griffin, Edna Kingsley Wallace, A. T. Ashmore, Flora McDonald Thompson, Martha Cutler, Josephine Grenier, Helen Landon, Nina Almirall, Enid, Inman, Jane Calhoun, Katherine Morse, Anna Croft, Anna Ogden.
Item #21682
Price: $40.00
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
New York: Harper & Brothers, May, 1906. 16p, frontispiece, pp. 388-480, pp. 17-88, illustrations. Wrappers. Top of spine torn impacting front and back covers, foot of spine paper missing, edge tears, chips. In good condition. Authors are: William G. Fitz-Gerald, John Kendrick Bangs, Margarita Spalding Gerry, Marion Foster Washburne, Robert Hichens, A. T. Ashmore, Bertha Damaris Knobe, Martha Cutler, Flora Macdonald Thompson, Ada Foster Murray, Lilian Barton WIlson, Florence Howe Hall, Edith B. Sturgis, Ruth WInton, Marianna Wheeler, Helen Landen, Anna W. Crane, Josephine Greenier, Jean M. Thompson.
Item #21678
Price: $40.00
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
New York: Harper & Brothers, May, 1903. 8p, frontispiece, pp. 410-502, pp. 9-76. 25 cm. Wrappers. Covers almost detached, spine paper chipped, torn, front and back panels are bright. Cover art by A. M. Cooper. Authors are: Mary E. Woolley, Harriet Prescott Spofford, Josephine Daskam, Thoedosia Garrison, Louise Fiske Bryson, Elizabeth Robbins Pennell, Edith M. Thomas, Katharine Pyle, William Lighton, A. T. Ashmore, Josephine Grenier, Margaret Hamilton Welch, and Mary Miles West.
Item #21681
Price: $40.00
Historia Universal. Desarrollo de la Humanidad en la Sociedad y el Estado, en la Economía y la vida Espiritual. (10 volumes)
Madrid: Espasa Calpe, 1932-1936. 706p; 740p; 822p; 756p; 708p; 668p; 615p; 718p; 738p; 718p.; illustrations, maps, fold outs; items tipped in, indexed. 27 cm. Uniformly bound in green cloth with gilt decoration on the front cover; darker green spine title boxes with gilt tiling; light reddish top edges. Corners bumped, spine of of one volume flecked, spines slightly faded, one volume more so, few slightly soiled. Overall in very good condition.
Item #21664
Price: $400.00
"A Hundred Years Ago!" A Hymn, Written for the Centenary of Wesleyan Methodism. By James Montgomery, Esq. Sung by the Baltimore Light Street Choir.
[Baltimore: Toy, Printer, 1839?]. Broadside. 20 x 12.5 cm. Text farmed by floriated black roll. Short tears, corner folds, short tear fold on one edge, small stain. In good condition.
Item #21758
Price: $400.00
John E. Semmes: In Memoriam, 1851-1925
[Baltimore: Baltimore Sun, 1925]. Frontispiece, 20 leaves. 26 cm. Black morocco over card with title in gilt on the front cover. Reprint of articles including editorials and memorial services from "the Sun" and "the Evening Sun", May 18, 1925. Bookplate on the front cover pastedown; leather is rubbed, edges and spine chipped. A fair copy.
Item #21698
Price: $20.00
The L. A. Benson Company, Inc. Machinists' Tools and Supplies, Transmission Appliances, Wood and Metal Working Machinery. Catalogue B.
Baltimore: L. A. Benson Company, 1928. 410p, illustrations. 28 cm. Somewhat soiled, edges rubbed, corners skinned, prior owner's signature and address on the front cover pastedown. In better than good condition.
Item #21763
Price: $200.00
[Parkersburg Branch of the Baltimore Ohio Railway, Broadisde]. "When you go East or South-East! Buy Your Tickets Via Parkersburg - It is the Shortest, Quickest and Best Route. The Only Line Running Elegant Day Coaches and Pullman Drawing-Room & Sleeping Cars - From St. Louis and Cincinnati to Washington, Baltimore and Philadelphia, Without Change." The Parkersburg route was established circa 1857 on the Baltimore & Ohio Railway.
Tan broadside with blue lettering. 31 x 16 cm. Sligtly toned, sunned, slightly soiled, creased. In good condition.
Item #21764
Price: $150.00
Report of Directors of The Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co. to Stockholders, for the Year ended December 31, 1887
Baltimore: Press of Isaac Friedenwald, 1888. 11p. 23 cm. Sewn wrappers with black titling Vertical crease; four small rust? stains on the front cover. In very good condition.
Item #21760
Price: $100.00
Sunday Magazine. The Sun. Baltimore, MD. Part 6. Dances of the Nations - Swedish
Sunday Magazine. The Sun. Baltimore, MD. Part 6. Dances of the Nations - Swedish
New York: Associated Sunday Magazines, July 13, 1913. 20p, illustrations, ads. 37 cm. Stapled wrappers. Illustration in color on the front cover by "The Kinneys" depicting a woman in period Swedish costume. Articles include, "The Price Women Pay," by A Social Promoter, "The Follow-up," by Frank Barkley Copely, "Gladys in a Double Bill," by Sewell Ford, "Just Wax," by Vera Edmondson, a two page illustration by James Montgomery Flagg, "Torn Across," by Henry Kitchell Webster. Fore edge closed tear in first three pages, short piece of thick gray tape on the spine with minor impact on the illustration, one front cover corner chipped, few short edge tears on other pages. Troy Sylvanus Kinney (1871-1938) and his colaborator and wife, Margaret West Kinney (1872-1952), were premier illustrators of the early twentieth century, creating illustrations for books, music scores, and magazine covers. Surprisingly in very good condition.
Item #21683
Price: $150.00
The History of the Civil War in America; Comprising a full and impartial account of the origin and progress of the rebellion. (2 volumes)
New York: Published by Henry Bill. Sold only to subscribers, 1863, 1866. Volume one: Frontispiece portrait of Lincoln, 507p, illustrations, plates, portraits, maps, index; volume two: frontispiece portrait of Grant, 629p, illustrations, plates, group portraits, maps, index, 4p ads. 25 cm. Bound in uniform brown morocco with blind stamped decorative panels on the covers, titling in gilt on the spine, all edges marbled; marbled endpapers. Edges of volume one rubbed, covers slightly rubbed, corners bumped, skinned; slightly foxed frontispiece, with offset on title page; volume two: front cover joint torn starting at the headcap for about two inches, edges and covers rubbed, more so than volume one, spine slightly faded, corners bumped, skinned, second flyleaf folded at fore edge, frontispiece slightly foxed, tissue guard too, offset on second flyleaf and title page, several pages with pieces of bottom edge, and corners torn away, but with no impact. Still, in better than good condition.
Item #21820
Price: $600.00
Edward Sheriff Curtis, 1868 - 1952
New York: Taschen, 1999. Frontispiece, 255p, illustrations, bibliography. 34 cm. First edition. Greenish paper board with white titling; dust jacket. Small tear in one corner of the jacket; gift inscription on the half title page. an unread copy in near fine condition.
Item #21563
Price: $75.00
A March Past: Reminiscences
Richmond: The Dietz Press, 1938. Frontispiece, viii, (2), 274p, illustrations. 23 cm. Gray cloth covers with titling in gilt on the front cover in decorative gilt ruled framed, titling in gilt on the spine. Corners slightly bumped, edges slightly rubbed, minor foxing on endpapers, several light pencil marks in the margins and text (that almost appears to be editing), penciled notes and page numbers on the front free endpaper, prior owner's neat signature on the front free endpaper. In very good condition.
Item #21729
Price: $75.00
Illustration: Noël 1949. N°216. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
Illustration: Noël 1949. N°216
Paris: L'Illustration, 3 Decembre 1949. A grand issue, typical of the holiday number with illustrations in color reproducing the works of several artists mounted on card, followed by a piece on ballet including a reproduction in color mounted on card by Degas, concluding with Gastronomie De Noël. Foot of spine chipped, corner creases. In very good condition.
Item #21674
Price: $85.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme, le Tourisme a l'Exposition la Gastronomie. N°4935. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme, le Tourisme a l'Exposition la Gastronomie. N°4935
Paris: L'Illustration, 2 Octobre 1937. Folio. Wrappers. Spine chipped at the foot, two pages separated with loss of content in one small illustration, two other pages separated with small loss of text. Several illustrations in color, many in black and white in text. A very bright cover. In good condition only.
Item #21666
Price: $50.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme,. N°4518. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme,. N°4518
Paris: L'Illustration, 5 Octobre 1929. Folio. Wrappers. Covers are detached, portion of spine missing at the foot, few edge creases, short tears, corners bumped. Many illustrations, in color, tipped in, in text, one framed on card with gilt and black borders; photographs reproduced, map. Terrific illustration of "L'Automobile Utilitaire S'Impose Partout." In good condition only.
Item #21665
Price: $45.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4205. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4205
Paris: L'Illustration, 6 Octobre 1923. Folio. Wrappers. Spine torn at the foot, short tears in the fore edge of the front cover. Several illustrations in color including two full page illustrations after L. Sattier paintings of "Un grand circuit automobile en 1923," and "Apres le circuit: la colonne des automobilistes sur chemin du retour." Six full page color illustrations of automobiles. Reproductions of photographs, maps. A very bright cover. In very good condition.
Item #21667
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4257. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4257
Paris: L'Illustration, 4 Octobre 1924. Folio. Textured card wrappers. Spine torn at the head. Fabulous front cover illustration of a water color painting by E. A. Mossa." Several illustrations in color including two full page illustrations after paintings by L. Sattier "Tete a Tete," and "Hier et Aujoud'hui." Full page color illustration of a 40 CV Renault. Reproductions of photographs, maps, tipped in illustration, one mounted on card. A very bright cover. In very good condition.
Item #21668
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile. N°4988. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile. N°4988
Paris: L'Illustration, 8 Octobre 1938. Folio. Wrappers. Spine torn at the head and foot, small chip in fore edge of front cover, few page separations resulting in small portions of loss in content. Fabulous front cover illustration after a water color painting by Geo Ham." Several illustrations in color. Reproductions of photographs, full page and in text. A a special number with the title page depicting a photograph from the Munich Conference, but no masthead, lacking the usual cover titling, and including 12 pages devoted to the conference. A very bright cover. In better than good condition.
Item #21669
Price: $60.00


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