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ADAM, LEONHARD
Nordwest-Amerikanische Indianerkunst
Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, [1923]. [1923]. Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, [1923]. [1923]. Good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7 inches wide], black boards with printed paper labels on the front board & spine. The boards are warped & lightly bumped & rubbed. The head of the spine is torn with a small piece out, the tail is chipped & the label on the spine is darkened. 44 pages plus 48 pages of black-and-white illustrations. Also with black-and-white head- & tail-pieces. There is an owner's stamp on the front pastedown, the hinges are just starting & the page edges are darkened. Good.

Orbis Pictus/Weltkunst Bucherei, herausgegeben von Paul Westheim, Band 17. The text is in German. Good .

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Book number: 10581
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Catalogue: Art
Keywords: ART; NATIVE AMERICAN ART; AMERICAN INDIANS; NORTHWEST; LEONHARD ADAM; ILLUSTRATIONS; NORDWEST-AMERIKANISCHE INDIANERKUNST.

 
ADAMS, JAMES TRUSLOW; EDITOR IN CHIEF
Album of American History. Volume I: Colonial Period. Vollume II: 1783-1853. Volume III: 1853-1893. Volume IV: End of an Era. (4 Volumes)
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1944-1948). (1944-1948). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1944-1948). (1944-1948). Fine. - Large octavo [11-1/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], blue buckram titled in gilt within red rectangles with decorations in white on the spines & with devices stamped in gilt on the front covers, in dust wrappers. The volumes are housed in a blue paper covered slipcase with pictorial labels mounted on the front panel & spine & a printed label on the rear panel. There is a white stain to the rear cover of Vol. 1 . The dust jackets are chipped & lightly rubbed & soiled with their spines slightly sunned. The spine of the Vol. 1 dust jacket is chipped with tears repaired with brown tape internally. The tail of the Vol. 2 dust jacket spine is torn with a piece out. The flaps of the Vol. 3 dust jacket are detached & there is a piece out of the head of the Vol. 4 dust jacket spine. The slipcase is rubbed & chipped with small tears to the corners & the labels are lightly soiled & stained. xiii, [1] leaf & 409 pages; xi & 418 pages; xi & 435 pages; and xiii & 385 pages. Profuse black-and-white textual illustrations. The books are very good to near fine, in good dust wrappers & a good slipcase. Fine .
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Book number: 8737
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Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: AMERICANA; HISTORY; PICTORIAL HISTORY; ALBUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY; ILLUSTRATED; JAMES TRUSLOW ADAMS.

 
ADAMS, OSCAR FAY
A Brief Handbook of American Authors
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1885. 1885. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1885. 1885. Good. - Small octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt. Bumped & rubbed. 204 pp. plus ads. Endpapers & blanks darkened. Good.

Second edition, revised and enlarged. Good .

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Book number: 5960
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Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; AMERICAN; AUTHORS; HANDBOOK; REFERENCE; OSCAR FAY ADAMS; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTURY. (Literature). (American). A BRIEF HANDBOOK OF AMERICAN AUTHORS. Adams, Oscar Fay.

 ADAMS, CHARLES FRANCIS, III. (1866-1954). AMERICAN POLITICIAN, A MEMBER OF THE PROMINENT ADAMS FAMILY. HE SERVED AS UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF THE NAVY UNDER HERBERT HOOVER (1929-1933)., Card Signed by American Politician Charles Francis Adams, III, U.S. Secretary of the Navy Under Herbert Hoover.
ADAMS, CHARLES FRANCIS, III. (1866-1954). AMERICAN POLITICIAN, A MEMBER OF THE PROMINENT ADAMS FAMILY. HE SERVED AS UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF THE NAVY UNDER HERBERT HOOVER (1929-1933).
Card Signed by American Politician Charles Francis Adams, III, U.S. Secretary of the Navy Under Herbert Hoover.
Circa [1920s]. [1920s]. - A 3-inch high by 5-inch wide lined index card is signed in black ink "C F Adams". The edges of the card are darkened. Good. Charles Francis Adams, III [1866-1954] was a member of the prominent Adams family, the great-grandson of President John Quincy Adams and the great-great grandson of the second U.S. President John Adams. After graduating from Harvard Law School and being admitted to the Bar in 1893, Adams held the office of Mayor of Quincy, Massachusetts from 1896-1897. In 1917 he was elected as a member of the Massachusetts Constitutional Convention. From 1929 until his retirement in 1933 Adams served as U.S. Secretary of the Navy under President Herbert Hoover. While in office he vigorously promoted public understanding of the Navy's indispensable role in international affairs and worked strenuously to maintain naval strength and efficiency during a period of severe economic depression. Adams was a well-known yachtsman and was posthumously inducted into the America's Cup Hall of Fame in 1993. Good .
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Book number: 36322
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.75 | £UK 32.5 | JP¥ 4988]
Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: AMERICANA; POLITICIAN; MAYOR OF BOSTON; YACHTSMAN; CARD SIGNED BY AMERICAN POLITICIAN CHARLES FRANCIS ADAMS, III, U.S. SECRETARY OF THE NAVY UNDER HERBERT HOOVER; SIGNATURE; AUTOGRAPH; SIGNED CARD.

 
ADAMS, JOEY
Cindy and I: The Real Life Adventures of Mr. And Mrs. Joey Adams
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc. (1957). (1957). New York: Crown Publishers, Inc. (1957). (1957). Good. SIGNED BY JOEY ADAMS - Octavo, 8-1/2 inches high by 5-3/4 inches wide. Hardcover, bound in burgundy boards backed with a tan cloth spine, titled in red, black & white on the spine. The corners of the covers are bumped and slightly worn and the spine is stained. 320 pages, with several pages of photographic illustrations. The rear hinge is cracked and there are some small stains to the fore-edge of the book. Good.

First edition.

Signed by Joey Adams at the bottom of the front endpaper. Good .

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Book number: 33031
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Catalogue: Theatre
Keywords: THEATRE; COMEDY; COMEDIAN; STAND UP COMIC; PERFORMER; COLUMNIST; JOEY ADAMS; SIGNED; AUTOGRAPH; SIGNATURE; CINDY AND I; THE REAL LIFE ADVENTURES OF MR. AND MRS. JOEY ADAMS; BIOGRAPHY; BIOGRAPHICAL; CINDY ADAMS; ILLUSTRATED; ILLUSTRATIONS; FIRST EDITION; 2

 
ADAMS, W. DAVENPORT.
Dictionary of English Literature, Being a Comprehensive Guide to English Authors and Their Works.
London: Cassell & Company, Limited, circa [1890]. [1890]. - Thick octavo, three quarter gilt-ruled brown calf & green boards titled in gilt between raised bands on the spine. Marbled endpapers. The leather is rubbed & scuffed. iv & 708 pages printed in 2 columns. Very good.

Revised edition.

From the library of William Humble Ward, 2nd Earl of Dudley [1867-1932), who was immortalized in Joyce's "Ulysses" as Vice-Regal of Ireland. His bookplate is mounted on the front pastedown. Very good .

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Book number: 94478
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2771]
Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; REFERENCE; DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE, BEING A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO ENGLISH AUTHORS AND THEIR WORKS; W. DAVENPORT ADAMS; WILLIAM HUMBLE WARD, 2ND EARL OF DUDLEY; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTURY; REVISED EDITION.

 
ADAMS, HELEN DOUGLAS
The Elfin Pedlar. By Helen Douglas Adams. With a Foreword by the Rev. John A. Hutton, D. D
New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1924. 1924. New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1924. 1924. Very good. RARE FIRST AMERICAN EDITION OF THE POET'S FIRST BOOK - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine and in blue within a decorated gilt oval on the front cover. The top edge is gilt and the book is housed in a pictorial white dust wrapper. The white dust jacket is soiled with chips, small tears and a couple of small pieces out from the edges. The covers are slightly rubbed. xiii, [i] & 184 pages, with a title page vingette, 4 photographic illustrations, and facsimiles of Helen Adams' drawings and pictorial frames surrounding her written text. There is a tiny piece of paper pulling away from the inner edge of the half-title's verso. Very good.

The first American edition of the poet's first book. Rare in dust wrapper. Very good .

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Book number: 4416
USD 375.00 [Appr.: EURO 314.25 | £UK 269.5 | JP¥ 41563]
Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; POETRY; POEMS; MODERN; FIRST AMERICAN EDITION; FIRST BOOK; RARE; DUST JACKET; ILLUSTRATIONS; PHOTOGRAPHS; 1ST U.S. EDITION; 20TH CENTURY; HELEN DOUGLAS ADAMS; WOMAN POET; TWENTIETH CENTURY.

 
OLIVER OPTIC. [ADAMS, WILLIAM T.].
Freaks of Fortune; or, Half Round the World.
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1868. 1868. - Small octavo, red cloth titled in red within decorative gilt panels on the spine with a decorative frame in blind stamped on each cover. The binding is bumped & rubbed. The spine is faded with some light staining. The tail of the spine is lightly chipped & there is a piece out of the head. 303 pages. Illustrated in black & white with an extra engraved title & 7 plates, including a frontispiece. There is occasional light staining & foxing. Good.

First edition.

The second book in the "Starry Flag" series. Good .

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Book number: 11056
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Keywords: CHILDREN'S; JUVENILE; ADVENTURE; FREAKS OF FORTUNE; STARRY FLAG; OLIVER OPTIC; WILLIAM T. ADAMS; ILLUSTRATED; ENGRAVED TITLE; PLATES; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTURY; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.

 
ADAMS, SCOTT; ROGERS, FRANK B.; EDITORS
Guide to Russian Medical Literature
Washington, DC: (U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare), 1958. 1958. Washington, DC: (U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare), 1958. 1958. Good. - (Public Health Service Publciation 602). Octavo, printed red wraps. There is a pencil notation on the rear wrap. iv, 89 & [1] pp. The bottom corners of the wraps & the bottom page corners in the second half of the guide are creased. Good.

Prepared by the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. Good .

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Book number: 6426
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 1108]
Catalogue: Medical
Keywords: MEDICINE; MEDICAL LITERATURE; RUSSIAN; BIBLIOGRAPHY; CHECKLIST; REFERENCE; SCOTT ADAMS; FRANK B. ROGERS; NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE; NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. (Medicine). (Russian). GUIDE TO RUSSIAN MEDICAL LITERATURE. Adams, Scott; Rogers, Frank B

 
(ADAMS, JOHN). SMITH, PAGE
John Adams. Volume I: 1735-1784. Volume II: 1784-1826. (2 Volumes)
Garden City, NY: Doubleday Company, Inc. 1962. 1962. Garden City, NY: Doubleday Company, Inc. 1962. 1962. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in dust wrappers. The volumes are housed in a blue paper covered slipcase with a pictorial label on the front panel & a printed label on the rear panel. There is some very light spotting to the front cover of Vol. I. There are a few tiny stains to the panels of the Vol. I dust jacket and its spine & the edges of the its rear panel are darkened. The front panel & spine of the Vol. II dust jacket are darkened. The top edge of the slipcase is faded & there are a few small stains to the panels & labels. viii, pages [1]-599 & xx pages [index]; and [v] & pages [600]- 1170. Full-page black-and-white illustrations. Very good.

First edition.

Winner of the Kenneth Roberts Memorial Award. Very good .

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Book number: 29819
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Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: AMERICANA; FOUNDING FATHERS; PRESIDENTS; MASSACHUSETTS LAWYER; FARMER; JOHN ADAMS; BIOGRAPHY; PAGE SMITH; ABIGAIL ADAMS; ILLUSTRATIONS; KENNETH ROBERTS MEMORIAL AWARD WINNER; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.

 
ADAMS, HENRY
Letters to a Niece and Prayer to the Virgin of Chartres. With a Niece's Memories by Mabel la Farge
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company / Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, 1920. 1920. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company / Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, 1920. 1920. Very good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine & in gilt with a vignette stamped in blind on the front cover. The binding is lightly rubbed & the covers are lightly bumped. The head of the spine is slightly chipped. Half- title, title, [2] leaves, 133 & [1] pages. The front edges of 4 leaves are lightly chipped & 4 others are slightly roughed. 2 bottom page corners are lightly creased. Very good.

First edition. Very good .

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Book number: 4029
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 29.5 | £UK 25.25 | JP¥ 3879]
Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; LETTERS; CORRESPONDENCE; HENRY ADAMS; AUTHOR; AMERICAN; NIECE; MEMOIR; MABEL LA FARGE; PRAYER TO THE VIRGIN OF CHARTRES; POEM; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.

 ADAMS, FRANKLIN P., The Melancholy Lute: Selected Songs of Thirty Years.
ADAMS, FRANKLIN P.
The Melancholy Lute: Selected Songs of Thirty Years.
New York: The Viking Press, 1936. 1936. - Octavo, blue cloth with a vignette of a lute in silver on the front cover. The covers are lightly rubbed & the spine is faded. viii & 189 pages. The pastedowns are lightly soiled & the gutters are stained. Good. First trade edition. Good .
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Book number: 95136
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Catalogue: Literature
Keywords: LITERATURE; POETRY; AMERICAN POET; NEWSPAPER COLUMNIST; RADIO PERSONALITY; FRANKLIN P. ADAMS; F.P.A.; THE MELANCHOLY LUTE: SELECTED SONGS OF THIRTY YEARS; FIRST TRADE EDITION; 1ST TRADE EDITION.

 
(ADAMS, HENRY). (THOMPSON, JERRY L.). KIRSTEIN, LINCOLN
Memorial to a Marriage: An Album on the Saint-Gaudens Memorial in Rock Creek Cemetery / Commissioned by Henry Adams in Honor of His Wife, Marian Hooper Adams. Essay by Lincoln Kirstein. Photograph Album by Jerry L. Thompson. Additional Photographs by Marian Hooper-Adams
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1989). (1989). New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1989). (1989). Very good. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. There is a light stain to the bottom edge of the front cover. There are a few tiny stains to the front panel of the dust jacket & its top edge is slightly creased. 91 & [4] pages plus colophon. Full-page color illustrations & plates, including a folding plate, and textual illustrations in black & white. There is a small crease to the top corner of the folding plate, else the contents are fine. Very good. Very good .
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Book number: 19318
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Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: AMERICANA; HENRY ADAMS; ART; SCULPTURE; MONUMENT; AUGUSTUS ST. GAUDENS; MEMORIAL TO A MARRIAGE; ST.-GAUDENS MEMORIAL; ROCK CREEK PARK CEMETERY; MARIAN HOOPER-ADAMS; PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM; PHOTOGRAPHER; JERRY L. THOMPSON; LINCOLN KIRSTEIN.

 
(ADAMS, ANSEL; SZARKOWSKI, JOHN).
The Portfolios of Ansel Adams. Introduction by John Szarkowski.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1987). (1987). - Quarto, 10-3/4 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide. Black cloth titled in silver on the spine, in a pictorial black & white dust wrapper. [150] pages, with full-page illustrations of Ansel Adams stunning black & white photographs. Near fine.

Ninth printing. Fine .

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Book number: 36086
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Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY; ILLUSTRATED; ILLUSTRATIONS; AMERICAN WEST; THE PORTFOLIOS OF ANSEL ADAMS; JOHN SZARKOWSKI; TWENTIETH CENTURY; 20TH CENTURY; STILL LIFE; LANDSCAPES.

 
ADAMS, ANSEL
The Print: Contact Printing & Enlarging
New York: Morgan & Morgan, Inc. (1957). (1957). New York: Morgan & Morgan, Inc. (1957). (1957). Very good. - (Basic Photo 3). Octavo, gray cloth titled in dark blue. The covers are bumped & the spine is rubbed with the head & tail lightly chipped. viii & 123 pages. B&W illustrations. Very good.

Fourth printing. Very good .

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Book number: 3269
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Catalogue: Photography
Keywords: PHOTOGRAPH; PHOTOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES; CONTACTS; CONTACT SHEETS; PRINTING; ENLARGING; PHOTOGRAPHER; ANSEL ADAMS.

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