Boston: Printed at the Apollo Press, in Boston by Belknap and Hall and others, 1792-1899. Complete Set to... Read More about The Farmer's Almanac
Sheffield: March 17, 1847. Receipt for knives and blades of £4-10-8. Read More about Billhead of Sanson & Sons Manufacturers...Razors of the best quality, Cutlers to Her...
Paris: Duprat, An IX. Read More about Analyse du Traite de Mécanique Céleste de P.S. Laplace
Danbury, Conn: Behrens Publishing Company, 1880. Second edition, wrappered issue with Behrens imprint. The first Behrens edition of this foundational work on poker, essentially a wrappered issue of the second Dick & Fitzgerald edition of 1880. The rare first edition of 1875 — with only one copy located on OCLC... Read More about The Complete Poker Player
À Paris: Chez l’auteur. Et se vend À Amsterdam, chez Pierre Mortier, 1699. Sixth edition (first published 1683). The Art of Firing a Mortar. Blondel (1618-1686), brilliant mathematician, architect engineer, and topographer, was admitted to the Royal Academy of Sciences in 1669. He became director of the Royal Academy of... Read More about L’art de jetter les bombes
London: Published for the Anthropological Society by Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts, Green, 1865. First Edition. Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752-1840) was the father of anthropological classification, and, through his study of his remarkable collection of human skulls, virtually established the science of craniometry and physical anthropology. Read More about The Anthropological Treatises of Johann Friedrich Blumenbach. With memoirs of him by [K.F.H.]...
New York: J.J. Augustin, . FIRST EDITION. Ownership signature of M F Ashley Montagu on ffep. Read More about Race and Democatric Society
Oslo: H. Aschehoug & Co, 1927. First edition. Ashley Montagu's copy, signed by him. With a Typed Note, signed, about the importance of this book and Boas to him. Boas and Ruth Benedict were his advisors while he studying for his Ph.D from 1933-37. Read More about Primitive Art
Brooklyn, N.Y: 264-266-268 & 270 Fulton Street, c. 1889. Read More about The Bolton Drug Co. Illustrated Price List
Philadelphia: Printed [by W. W. Woodward] for B. Davies, No. 68, Market Street and T. Stephens, No. 57, South Second Street, 1795. First American edition of selections from “Secrets Concernant les Arts et Metiers.” The English translation first published in London 1775 as “Valuable Secrets Concerning Arts and Trades.” the... Read More about One Thousand Valuable Secrets into the elegant and Useful Arts Collected from the practice of the...
New York: E. P. Dutton and Company Publishers, . First American edition from English sheets. Atomic and Electron Theories. The eminent German physicist was especially noted for his work on the atomic structure, development of quantum mechanics and his studies in relativity. He was winner of the Nobel Prize in... Read More about The Constitution of Matter. Modern Atomic and Electron Theories. Translated from the Second...
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, . First edition in English. Nobel Prize Winner Born's interpretation Of Einstein's great Theory of Relativity. Read More about Einstein's Theory of Relativity. Translated by Henry L. Brose
Boston: Boston and Providence Rail Road Corporation, November 8, 1843. Stock certificate for thirty-six shares of the Boston and Providence Rail Road, signed by Henry Dalton--cancelled November 16, 1843 (in manuscript). Read More about Boston and Providence Rail Road Corporation
Paris: Librairie Hachette et Cie, 1872. Nouvelle édition (Vingt-Troisième). Read More about Dictionnaire Universal d'Histoie et de Géographie...Ouvrage Revu et Continué par A. Cahssing
London: for the Author and sold by Longman, Hurst Rees, et. al, 1812. First edition. Read More about Clavis Calendaria; or, A Compendious Analysis of the Calendar: Illustrated with Ecclesiastical,...
[Boston: Printed by Wells and Lilly, 1818]. First American edition. Read More about Dissertation Third: Exhibiting a General View of the Progress of Chemical Philosophy from the...
c. 1923. STONE & WEBSTER CO. IN BRAZIL. A collection of photos of mostly local scenes, as well as construction projects and employees of Stone & Webster Co., and subsidiary, and Brightman & Co., Inc. Photos include William T. McCaskey and Mayor of Codo on mule; handcars transporting passengers and... Read More about Photograpas: photograph album of local scenes and construction projects in various towns, in Brazil
Paris: C. Reinwald et Cie, 1877. First edition. Ashley Montagu's Copy. A fine association copy of a seminal work in the field from the library of the renowned Engish anthropologist, Ashley Montagu. The enormously versatile Broca is perhaps better known now for his studies of aphasia and localized areas of... Read More about Mémoires d'Anthropologie Zooloqique et Biologique
London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd, . First Edition. This is an update of the author's first book, "Pyrotechnics: the History and the Art of Firework Making." It is still the best book on the History of pyrotechnics. Read More about A History of Fireworks
London: The Aquarian Press, 1953. First edition. Read More about The Occult Arts of Ancient Egypt
London: Published by W. Palmer, From the Press of D. Buchanan, 1806. Read More about The General Gazetteer; or a Compendious Geographical Dictionary in Miniature
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1871. First Edition. Read More about The History of the First Locomotives in America
Washington, D.C: GPO, 1867. First edition. Pages 1-320 on West of the Rockies, rest by Taylor "Gold Mines East of the Rockies." Read More about Reports on the Mineral Resources of the United States
Kansas City, Missouri [printed at the 'Press of Grand Rapids Engraving Co., Michigan]: Kingman-Moore implement Company, 1903. Read More about Lion Buggy Co. Cincinnati [upper cover