London: Longman, Green et al, 1864. Evans, Edmund. First edition. "Evan's colour printing at its very best is... Read More about A Chronicle of England B.C. 55 - A.D. 1485
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Brooklyn, New York: Printed for Private Distribution, 1904. First edition. Read More about Joseph Kerr of Ballygoney and his descendants
New Haven: Published for the Dept. of Archeology / Phillips Academy. Andover, Massachussetts / By the Yale University Press, 1930. Read More about The Indians of Pecos Pueblo. A Study of Their Skeletal Remains
London: Richard Bentley, 1833. First edition. Upper India in the 1820s. Describes official visits to the King of Oudh, the Rajah of Bharatpur and the King of Delhi. Includes descriptions of troops and fortifications but also stories of local history, descriptions of Mughal architecture, and commentary on the local landscape..... Read More about Tours in Upper India, and in parts of the Himalaya Mountains …
N.p. [Paris?]: 1748. Building Code, Paris 1748. Read More about Les Loix des Bâtiments, suivant la Coutume de Paris, Traitant de ce qui concerne les Servitudes...
Dublin: Hodges and Smith, 1845. Second edition. Read More about The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Ireland, Anterior to the Anglo-Norman Invasion; Comprising an...
Washington, D.C: Government Printing Office, 1889. First edition. Read More about Report of the Cruise of the Revenue Marine Steamer Corwin in the Arctic Ocean in the Year 1884
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1860. First American edition. Read More about A Narrative of the Discovery of the Fate of Sir John Franklin and his Companions
London: Printed for Sir Richard Phillips and Co. Bride-Court, Bridge-Street, 1820. Second English edition. Brackenridge was sent in 1817-1818 by the United States Commission to investigate the Spanish province of South America. In 1819, he published his Voyage to South America, 1820, in two volumes. This English edition consists of..... Read More about Voyage to Buenos Ayres. Performed in the Years 1817 and 1818, by Order of the American Government
London: John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1852. Second edition, enlarged with a new map and illustrations. Read More about Buenos Ayres and the Provinces of the Rio de la Plata: From Their Discovery And Conquest By The...
[Buenos Aires: 1948]. Inscribed by Péron to Dentist Stanley Tylman. Inscribed on the mount by Perón in Spanish, on December 23, 1948, to the internationally renowned dentist, Dr. Stanley D. Tylman, "in gratitude for his services to Argentina and the friendliness he has shown me with his exquisite delicacy ....... Read More about Portrait Photograph of Juan Péron in his first term of office as President
Kensington and N. P: Argyll Lodge and Balmoral (stationery), n.d. and 28 September 1855. Preserved Leaves of Mull. The first stating that he will send specimens of the ores and the [?] Leaves of Mull to Glasgow for the Museum, the leaves only being “furnished on loan as the specimens..... Read More about Two autograph letters signed “Argyll”
London: For Official Use, 1916. First edition. Miscellaneous No. 31. Read More about The Treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire 1915-1916: Documents Presented to Viscount Grey...
Venice: In Insula S. Lazari, 1837. A fine polyglot version of the writings. Read More about Preces Sancti Nersetis…viginti quatour linguis edit [by H. Aukerian
n.p. [Bavaria? c. 1779?]. The Morawitzky Family of Bavaria. Handsome and beautifully drawn genealogical tree of this noble Bavarian family, whose members of have served for Bavarian Kings and Electors. Theodor Graf Topor von Morawitzky (1735 -1810), whose descent is given here, had a disinguished career as a public servant..... Read More about Manuscript on vellum of the family tree of “Theodor Heinrich von Morawitzky zu Ruednitz aus dem...
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1932. First edition. Read More about Hill Towns and Cities of Northern Italy
Washington, D.C: Way, 1808. Read More about Papers relative to French Affairs communicated by...to Mr. Monroe
Cambridge: The University Press, 1954. First edition. Read More about Robert Estienne Royal Printer. An Historical Study of the Elder Stephanus
[New York: December 23, 1958 ]. Van Vechten, Carl. Signed and dated lower right by Armstrong-Jones. Read More about Portrait photograph of Antony Armstrong-Jones, Lord Snowdon
London: James E. Hawkins, 17, Paternoster Row, . The Yeke Kingdom (also called the Garanganze or Garenganze kingdom) of the Garanganze people in Katanga, DR Congo, was short-lived, existing from about 1856 to 1891 under one king, Msiri. Read More about GARENGANZE; or Seven Years' Pioneer Mission Work in Central Africa
Paris: Devamber, 43 bould. Malesherbes, nd . Plates are: Le Bon Français Cultive la Terre, Le Bon Français Travaille pour nos soldats, Le Bon Français Se Bat pour son Pays, Le Bon Français Assure la Reprise des Affaires, Le Bon Français Souscrit à l"Emprunt et Echange son Or contre des..... Read More about Le Bon Français
Paris: Devamber, 43 boulevard Malesherbes, nd . Plates are: Les Bleuets, Les Cadets, Les Marie-Louise, Les Tapins. EACH IS SIGNED BY ARNOUX in the lower right. Read More about Quatre Canon françois. Mis en Images par Guy Arnoux
Isle of Wight: 20 December 1588? Sixteenth-century Isle of Wight. This indenture, between David Arrey (?) of Aston in the Isle of Wight and Richard Godfrey of the same isle records the transfer of property.A slightly spidery hand in fading ink renders the top half of this document slightly challenging..... Read More about Manuscript indenture from the reign of Queen Elizabeth between David Arrey (?) and Richard Godfrey
Istanbul: Milli Egitim Basimevi, . First edition. Read More about Les Arts Decoratifs Turcs
Hartford: Printed by Peter B. Gleason & Co, 1819. First edition. Intended for the use of the militia, in which it was found “that every company had a Drill of its own; and no small embarrassment was occasioned … when they were called to exercise toghether.”. Read More about The Artillerist; Comprising the Exercise and Movements of the Light Horse Artillery. Together...
[Amsterdam: c. 1596]. A very attractive plate of Ascension Island from van Linschoten's celebrated Itinerario. Read More about Vera effigies et delineatio Insul, Ascensio nuncapat … Waerachtighe affbeeldinghe en...