Akron, Ohio: The B.F. Goodrich Company, 1901. Read More about Color Lithograph: Advertising poster for Goodrich and Palmer Tires, titled “Ruth,”...
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London: Turner & Hadley for Thomas McLean, 1819. Second edition. Pirages: Brookshaw (ca. 1751-1823) was a successful London cabinet-maker whose painted Neoclassical furniture attracted such titled enthusiasts as the Duke of Devonshire and the Prince of Wales, but he suddenly abandoned this livelihood in the 1790s. Art historian Lucy Wood..... Read More about Groups of Flowers (Groups of Fruit, Six Birds) drawn and accurately coloured after nature, with...
Feltham, Middlesex): McGraw-Hill, (1968). First American edition. Read More about Eagles, Hawks & Falcons of the World
London: printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 20, Paternoster Row, nd (after 1806). Read More about General View of the Agriculture of the West Riding Yorkshire With Obervations On The Means Of Its...
New York: Peabody & Co., 219 Broadway, 1833. First edition. Parmly Copy (from the family). "This classical poem was a marked literary production, considering the subject, and was extensively quoted at the time and favorably commented on by the best critics and writers in the profession, and had a great..... Read More about Dentologia: A Poem on the Diseases of the Teeth, and Their Proper Remedies. By Solyman Brown,...
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1871. First Edition. Read More about The History of the First Locomotives in America
Boston: William Hyde & Co, 1832. First Edition. Read More about The Sylva American; or, A Description of the Forest Trees indigenous to the United States...
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
Amsterdam: T.B. Elwe, 1794. First edition. 53 Hand-Colored Floral Plates. A lovely copy of the first edition. This significant contribution to late eighteenth-century botanical art ably demonstrates the superiority of Dutch horticulture in the period. The 53 plates include stunning illustrations of tulips, hyacinths and auriculas, many of them further..... Read More about Nederlandsch Bloemwerk door een Gezelschap geleerden
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1900. Reprint. Read More about Curiosities of Natural History. First & Fourth Series
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
New York: Bond Street, April, 1852. First Edition. Read More about Dental Education and Dr. [John] Trenor
Great South Beach, Long Island, N.Y: 1911. Early Original Watercolor by Edgar Burke. A fine early watercolor drawing of the Turnstone, an American shore bird, by sportsman, artist and physician Edgar Burke Edgar Burke, MD (1889-1950) successfully combined the vocation of medicine (he was a member of the American College..... Read More about "Turnstone"
New York: Macmillan, 1938. First American Edition from English sheets. Read More about Plant Hunter's Paradise
Vp: 1902-1920. Typescripts Typescript by Burroughs, corrected in holograph by Fisher, titled in pencil by Fisher, "Fuss & Feathers". 5pp. See The Writings of John Burroughs, vol. XX, chap. IV. Typescript poem attributed to Burroughs with a holograph pencil correction, apparently unpublished, a love poem titled The Eternal Feminine, beginning..... Read More about Archive of letters, typescripts, photographs and other material relating to Burroughs and Dr. G....
Roxbury, NY: Sept. 7th . To the Famous Female Mountain Climber. "Yours recd. Of course I know of you & your wonderful mountain climbing feats, but I have not yet had a chance to read your books. But I shall, as I am expecially interested in that kind of literature..... Read More about Autograph letter signed to mountaineer Annie S. Peck, thanking her for her letter and advising...
Np: Sept. 29, 1887. "I sit here amid the junipers of the Hudson with purpose every year to go to Florida, or to the West Indies, or to the Pacific Coast, yet the seasons pass & I am still loitering, with a half defined suspicion perhaps, that if I remain..... Read More about Autograph quotation signed, a passage from Signs and Season beginning "I sit here amid the...
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1906. First edition. Read More about Bird and Bough
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, [n.d., c. 1904-1913]. Riverby edition. Attractive group of the works of the noted American naturalist (published over many years and eventually running to 23 volumes). Read More about The Writings of …
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1904-1922. Autograph edition, no. 266 of 750 copies, signed by the author and publisher, with EACH VOLUME SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. THE ULTIMATE SET. WITH MANUSCRIPT. Complete in 23 volumes with an extra volume 19 with inlaid manuscripts for "The Hungry Sheep," c. 24 pages in pencil..... Read More about The Writings of …
Sacramento, California: US Dept of Interior, March 3, 1947. Copy No. 5-M. 34 Photographs. Read More about "A Report on the Development of a Land Management Plan for the Shasta Reservoir Lands under...
London: published for the Anthropological Society, by Trübner and Co, 1865-66. First editions. Three volumes of this Society's publication (entitled Memoirs Read before the Anthropological Society of London) were published between 1865-1870); Burton contributed to the first two volumes. Volume I contains his "Notes on certain Matters connected with the..... Read More about Memoirs Read before the Anthropological Society of London Vol. I 1863 &1864. [with:]:...
Marburg: Chr. Garthe, 1829. First edition. Read More about Lehrbuch der Geburtskunde: ein Leitfaden bei akademischen Vorlesungen und bei dem Studium des Faches