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Image for Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823H4099

ISBN: B00QG2PWJK

Condition: Fair


B00QG2PWJK 116 pages. Features: Cover photo of revolution in Venezuela; Color ad for American Airlines System inside front cover; Alcoa ad for America's first aluminum boxcar; Ad for the Douglas DC-6; Nice black and white ad for Blackstone Cigars features George Raft and Charles Judels of the movie "Whistle Stop"; Color Ford car ad features tranquil mother and children in back seat; Fairchild aircraft ad; Truman struggles with inflation; The Gavin clemency case; 635,000 people tour the battleship Missouri in New York - and do considerable damage to the vessel; The Untold story of the... View more info

Image for Remembering the Future: The New York World's Fair from 1939 to 1964

Remembering the Future: The New York World's Fair from 1939 to 1964

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Rizzoli: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 733A5706

ISBN: 0847811220

Condition: Good


0847811220 208 pages. Notes, Bibliography, Index. Abundantly illustrated, primarily in black and white. Usual library markings. First leaf removed. Surprisingly light wear. Tight and square. Still a nice clean copy. View more info

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Crossing Cultures

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Nippon Shuppan Hanbai Deutschland GmbH: 1994

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 528A5735

ISBN: 4789007111

Condition: Very Good


4789007111 159 pages. Author is a Black American, born in New York City, who has lived in Japan since 1975. Her bimonthly "Crossing Cultures" column was a popular feature of the Japan Times. This publication is a compilation of 65 of those columns. "Not a few times, I have been asked if this or that 'really' happened, if someone 'really said that.' Though I admit I write fiction, I do not write it for the Japan Times." - from Introduction. In fine condition but for moderate spine lean. Unmarked. Very light wear. Bright colour-illustrated glossy covers. "Maybe it ... View more info

Walt Disney Pictures Presents - Oliver and Company - Disney Animated Series

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Twin Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25605648

ISBN: 0861245059

Condition: Very Good


0861245059 48 pages. Overall light to moderate soiling and wear. Top corner of rear board has been bumped open and there is a quarter inch chip out of the edge of that board an inch below the top corner. The wonderful adventures of a kitten who is orphaned on the streets of New York. View more info

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Cross My Palm: In New York 1987, April 13-24

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Japan, Honnoki Inc.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117A1259

ISBN: 4938568039

Condition: Good


4938568039 Unpaginated. Loaded with lovely colour photos. Two related items laid in. Average wear to book which is unmarked. Dust jacket shows considerable moisture exposure, especially to back panel. Moisture exposure to exterior of back board. Contents clean and unmarked. Minor warp to boards. View more info

Psychosomatic Medicine: Current Trends and Clinical Appliations

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York: 1978

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 52506261

ISBN: 019502169X

Condition: Very Good


019502169X 625 pages including index. A collection of papers offering a comprehensive up-to-date overview of psychosomatic medicine in the 1970's. Presents a novel approach to the subject, bringing together key theoretical concepts, research methods and clinical applications. Articles describing currently prominent work on the relationships of psychosocial stress and psysiological responses to illness have been included. Psychophysiological studies of the effects of psychosocial factors on human body functioning and morbidity are all discussed. Patchof liquid paper upon front endpaper. S... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, September 17, 1949 - What's Happening to Germany's Jews? / Digging the Japs Out of the Philippines

The Saturday Evening Post, September 17, 1949 - What's Happening to Germany's Jews? / Digging the Japs Out of the Philippines

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 729H4733

ISBN: B00HNJ8TWW

Condition: Fair


B00HNJ8TWW 160 pages. Features: Lovely color-photo ad for General Electric televisions; Great 1-page color-photo ad for the Kaiser Traveler car; *Gorgeous* full-page color 7up (Seven Up) ad features huge illustration of bottle; Nice 1-page color ad for White Trucks features the new super power 3000; Very cute 1-page color ad for Monarch peas features classroom scene; *Magnificent* two-page color ad for movie 'She Wore a Yellow Ribbon' with large illustration of John Wayne in cavalry gear; Nice 1-page color-photo ad for Whitman's Chocolates; What's Happening to Germany's Jews? - photo-illustra... View more info

Image for ARTS OF ASIA [JAPANESE COMBS, NETSUKE, CERAMICS, WAGASHI] / March-April 1990 / Volume XX, Number 2

ARTS OF ASIA [JAPANESE COMBS, NETSUKE, CERAMICS, WAGASHI] / March-April 1990 / Volume XX, Number 2

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Hong Kong, Arts of Asia Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 653H4770

ISBN: B00362CIYA

Condition: Very Good


B00362CIYA 172 pages. Lavishly produced upon glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with colour and black and white photography. Features: Japanese combs and hairpins (including cover photo); A Study of Netsuke and metalworking techniques in Japan; From Jomon to Sankama - ceramic treasures in the Idemitsu Museum of Arts; Wagashi - sweet inspirations the year round; Treasures of the Fuji Art Museums; Behinds the Scenes 18; Japanese Sales at Christie's New York; Chinese Sales at Sotheby's Hong Kong; Traditional Body Ornaments from the Naga Hills; "Art of the 1980's in Japan". Clean and ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

By: "Woodpecker"; McDade, J.; Heilner, V.C.; Macdonald, T.A.; West, J.; Von Blon, J.L.; Jordan, John A.; Rose, Frank; Walkey, C.E.G.; Heald, T.D.; Leslie, H.; Strong, Robert D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4356

Condition: Fair


Pages 353-440, plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Flying in Central Africa - part 2 - tales from the log book of an R.A.F. officer during the campaign in German East Africa - article with interesting photos; Torn by Starving Jackals in Macedonia - Private James McDade of the 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers recounts his experience - with photo of McDade; Death-Struggle with An Alligator - what happened to Van Campen Heilner when he was photographing an alligator in a Florida swamp - photo-illustrated article; The Thrills of Parachuting - early and marvelously photo-illustrated article ... View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

By: Aaron, S.F.; Johns, E.B.; Thompson, Huston; Perry, Armstrong; Barron, C.W.; Barton, William E.; MacConnell, Duncan; Finger, Charles J.; Aschemeier, C.R.; Robinson, Alan M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4909

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: The Killers' Struggle to Exist - all animals wage unending war for mere right to live; Legislating in Secret Session - Budget Officer Rules United States and is not Answerable to the People - New Method of Neutralizing Congressional Government; Why (Woodrow) Wilson Disliked Reporters (part 2) - distaste for publicity developed into aversion for newspapermen through their boorish blunders; The Fallacies of Philanthropy - There are some glaring inconsistencies in organized charity - Is there a remedy?; Galli-Curci Swayed by Swedish Music - Prima Donna gives a wonderful inter... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, December 15, 1963 - When a Negro is on Trial in the South

The New York Times Magazine, December 15, 1963 - When a Negro is on Trial in the South

By: Acheson, Dean; Hunter, Marjorie; Morris, Richard B.; Graubard, Stephen R.; Galphin, Bruce M.; Willig, John M.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4089

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features:. Withdrawal from Europe "An Illustion" - we must have close co-operation with West Germany; Lest Us Reason Together - photo feature on LBJ; Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson (Lady Bird) - article with photo about the public servant without pay; The Muddled Problem of Presidential Succession - which was brought home by the death of JFK; After Five Years, de Gaulle Still Towers; The average height of Americans is increasing; A Master Builder at 75 - photo feature on the works of New York's Robert Moses; When a Negro is on Trial in the South - is the picture painted by novels a... View more info

Understanding Lupus: What It Is, How to Treat It and How to Cope With It

By: Aladjem, Henrietta

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65202870

ISBN: 0684183498

Condition: Fine


0684183498 247 pages including index, reference notes and bibliography. "A comprehensive, up-to-date guide to the disease that afflicts more than half a million Americans." - New York Times. Prior owner's ink stamp upon half-title page else clean, bright and unmarked with faintest wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for New York City: The Development of the Metropolis- An Annotated Bibliography

New York City: The Development of the Metropolis- An Annotated Bibliography

By: Alan Burnham

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Garland Publishing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 541H1799

ISBN: 0824091337

Condition: Good


0824091337 xiv, 366 pages. Subject index. Title index. "Will be of interest and use not only to architectural and urban historians and to historic preservationsists, as well as those concerned with various aspects of the local history of New York City." - from page xiv. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Binding tight. A sound copy. View more info

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The Lure of the Lock

By: Albert A. Hopkins

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen: 1980

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 356H3610

ISBN: B005G07IV8

Condition: Fine


B005G07IV8 Please Note: We are offering a 1980 facsimile reprint of the 1928 first edition. ix, 246 pages. Index. 500 black and white diagrams and reproductions of photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Bound in chocolate brown cloth adorned with gilt. "A short treatise on locks to elucidate the John M. Mossman Collection of locks in the Museum of The General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen in the City of New York, including some of the 'Mossman Papers'." - subtitle. "Most of the locks in the collection date from 1850 to 1912, almost corresponding to the life span of Mr. Mos... View more info

Image for Jacob A. Riis: Photographer & Citizen

Jacob A. Riis: Photographer & Citizen

By: Alexander Alland Sr.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, Aperture: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 733A2409

ISBN: 0912334665

Condition: Fair


0912334665 220 pages. Riis "took pictures to document and expose the everyday misery of the despairing and often unseen poor." - from Introduction. "The remarkable journalist and reformer Jacob Riis was the forerunner in America's great tradition of documentary photography. This book brings together for the first time a full selection of Riis's photographs and a detailed account of his extraordinary years with a camera... To Riis, an immigrant struggling to expose human misery in the slums of New York nearly a century ago, such other possibilities as art and self-expression were... View more info

Image for Magazine Antiques September 1945 Volume XLVIII No 3

Magazine Antiques September 1945 Volume XLVIII No 3

By: Alice Winchester

Price: $89.95

Publisher: New York, Editorial Publications: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0934

ISBN: B01N48I82O

Condition: Fair


B01N48I82O Pages 113-176. Features: Cover illustration of Connecticut Painted Wall; American Furniture in a California Collection; Signed and Dated - A Painted Wall in Connecticut; Interior Decorations at Unity Farm; - an editorial note; Glassmaking in South Boston - Part 1; Bellows for the Hearth; Stenciled Coverlets; Arms of the Guilds on Liverpool Ware; Murals in Upper New York State; Two Gold Snuffboxes; Signs bring customers; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Average wear. Unmarked. Moisture exposure to bottom edge. Short archival tape repair to base of spine. A worthy reference... View more info

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The Magazine Antiques (October 1953)

By: Alice Winchester

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Straight Enterprises: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0925

ISBN: B002DLKTTG

Condition: Good


B002DLKTTG Pages 233-320. Features: Portrait of Miss Sotheran; Among Young Collectors; Paintings and Antiques; The Porcelain of Tournai; Living with Antiques - In the modern Chicago apartment of Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Franklin, designed by Mies van der Rohe; New York Furniture from the Blair Collection; American History on Liverpool and Staffordshire; American Gaming Tables; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Average wear. Unmarked. Covers loose as one but present. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, December (Dec.) 27, 1970 - Spiro Agnew

The New York Times Magazine, December (Dec.) 27, 1970 - Spiro Agnew

By: Allen, Ivan Jr.; Meehan, Thomas; Naughton, James M.; Kaufman, Sue; Claiborne, Craig; Peterson, Patricia

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times & Arno Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4104

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Cover photo of Finch Collegians; Growing Up Liberal In Atlanta - Ivan Allen Jr.; Photo-illustrated article on Finch College in Manhattan, founded by Jessica Garretson Cosgrave - including photo of Grace Slick with Abbie Hoffman; Photo-illustrated article on Spiro Agnew; The New Year's Eve Syndrome - the story of six couples and what has happened to New Year's Eve; One-page Kodak ad features photos of football coaches Murray Warmath, Joe Paterno and Jim Root with Kodak President Gerald B. Zornow; Sun Pattern fashion photos; Interesting one-page color-photo Stratojac ad feat... View more info

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The Federal Illustrator, Spring Number, 1938

By: Almars, Joseph

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Federal Schools: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 826C8374

Condition: Good


23 pages. Features: Layout Artists in Demand, by Roy W. Tripphahn; Artine Smith - Advertising Artist, New York City - illustrated article; The Layout - The Art of Making and Presenting, by Claud S. Kent - illustrated article; Career updates on dozens of school graduates, including their photos; J.C. Covington and Mabel Burwick - Industrial Designers - one-page illustrated article with their photos; Larry Pendleton - successful portraiture artist - illustrated article. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding sound. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's Weekly News Magazine, June 15, 1992 - Cover Photo of Diana, Princess of Wales

Maclean's - Canada's Weekly News Magazine, June 15, 1992 - Cover Photo of Diana, Princess of Wales

By: Amiel, B.; Newman, P.C.; MacLeod, S.; Et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean's: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3862

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: One-page colour-photo ad for the Fairwinds Golf Course development north of Nanaimo, B.C.; The heat is on Joe Clark as national unity talks enter critical phase; The agony of Martesnville, Saskatchewan - multiple charges of physical and sexual abuse against children; Two-page VW ad features embroidered images of their vehicles; Serbia becomes pariah - U.N. responds with sanctions; Danish voters reject Maastricht Treaty; Feature Article - Diana's Story - and the embattled British Crown; Australian weigh republicanism; Paul Reichmann of collapsed developer Olympia & York (O&... View more info