N.p: Printed on board the U.S.S. Houston, 1938. FDR’s visit to the Galapagos, with Sailfishing at Cocos Island... Read More about Third Presidential Cruise of the U.S.S. Houston, 1938
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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: Tinsley Brothers, 1882. Read More about Palms and Temples being Notes of a Four Months' Voyage upon the Nile. With a Preface By Edwin Arnold
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..... Read More about Manuscript indenture from the reign of Queen Elizabeth between David Arrey (?) and Richard Godfrey
London: Published by the Author 10 Soho Square, 1828. ETON ATLAS. With 4pp. of 8vo ads for Arrowsmith tipped in at back. With this book advertised as "Speedily will be published" crossed out and "just published" supplied in pen with " Pr. 2..2..0" supplied in ink as well. Read More about Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Noti. A Comparative Atlas of Ancient and Modern Geography from Original...
Istanbul: Milli Egitim Basimevi, . First edition. Read More about Les Arts Decoratifs Turcs
Frankfurt: Sumptibus Sigismudi Latomi, . A bi-annual publication generally regarded as the first periodical, the present volume is the second book of the seventh volume and includes material and an illustration relating to the Battle of Gibralter in which the Dutch fleet surprised and destroyed much of the Spanish armada..... Read More about Mercvrii Gallobelgici Succenturiati, Sive Rervm In Gallia Et Belgio Potissimvm; Hispania Qvoque,...
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...
London: John Murray, 1878. Life on Ascension Island with her husband Scottish Astronomer David Gill to measure the solar parallax-the distance between the Earth and the Sun-by observing Mars, which was then the closest to Earth than it had been for a century. Read More about Six Months in Ascension. A Unscientific Account of a Scientific Expedition
[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...
London: Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1888. First edition, Number 45 of only 100 copies on Large Paper. Read More about Modern Street Ballads
London: Ward and Downey, 1890. First edition. Read More about Social England Under The Regency
London: Ward & Downey, Limited 12 York Street Covent Garden, 1894. First edition. Read More about Varia
London: Chapman & Hall, 1896. First Edition. Read More about When William IV was King
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1812. Pinkerton's collection of voyages was published over the course of six years in a total of seventeen volumes. They are "of great value for its texts, which are sometimes given entire and sometimes abridged, with as much as possible of the traveler's own..... Read More about A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels … Asiatic Islands
London: 44, Bedford Square, 13 June 1922. Read More about ALS. To Mr Freeman. He has considered the matter talked about and will write the article for 200...
Washington, D.C: National Gallery of Art. Harry N. Abrams inc., Publishers, New York, . First edition. Read More about Süleymanname. The illustrated History of Süleyman the Magnificent
London: Day & Son, n.d. Third edition. Read More about “Curry & Rice,” on Forty Plates; or, The Ingredients of Social Life at “Our Station”...
London: Day & Son, 1911. Fifth edition. Read More about “Curry & Rice,” on Forty Plates; or, The Ingredients of Social Life at “Our Station”...
London: Macmillan and Co, 1891. First Edition. Read More about The Last of the Giant Killers or the Exploits of Sir Jack of Danby Dale
London: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, 1860. First edition. Read More about Travels in the Regions of the Upper and Lower Amoor and the Russian Acquisitions on the Confines...