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Items of collectible memorabilia, typically written or printed ones.

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...<b>1756 German Map of North Africa from Strait of Gibraltar to Niger River.</b><br>, Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob Baumgarten
1 Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob Baumgarten ...1756 German Map of North Africa from Strait of Gibraltar to Niger River.

Germany: Halle, Joham, Gebauer, 1756.
 Flat Map.
 The map originally found in a German Text c1756.
 Measuring aprox. 14.5 inches by 9.75 inches. Folds nearly invisible.
 
From a history by Siegmund Jacob Baumgarten, Samlung von Erleuterungsschriften und Zusätzen zur algemeinen Welthistorie published by Halle, Joham, Gebauer.
The Heading: Mauretanien Gaetulien, Melanogaetulien Garamantien und Nigritien.

Showing the Mediterranean coast of what is now Algeria and Tunisia, to the Niger River and the Atlantic coast.

Folding map laid flat unattached on foam board. Some toning, wrinkling left side bottom 3 inches from edge.

Probably concerning the conflicts in Mauretania and the province of Africa Proconsularis during the early first century AD.

Gaetulien : The Romanised name of an ancient Berber tribe inhabiting Getulia, covering the large desert region south of the Atlas Mountains, bordering the Sahara.
Mauretania (also called Mauritania) was a part of North Africa corresponding to the Mediterranean coast of what is today Morocco and the Spanish cities of Ceuta and Melilla.

Mauretania Caesariensis was a Roman province located in northwestern Africa, in present Algeria, with its capital at Caesarea.
 
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...<b>Die Syrtische Gegend. <BR>1756 German Map of North Africa: Tunisia Area of Tripoli and Strait of Sicily.</b>, Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob.
2 Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob. ...Die Syrtische Gegend.
1756 German Map of North Africa: Tunisia Area of Tripoli and Strait of Sicily.

Germany: Halle, Joham, Gebauer, 1756. Laid-out folded map.

 
The map originally found in a German Text c1756. From a history by Siegmund Jacob Baumgarten, Samlung von Erleuterungsschriften und Zusätzen zur algemeinen Welthistorie published by Halle, Joham, Gebauer, and probably was to illustrate some part of Hannibal’s campaign. Folding map laid flat on foam board. Some toning. Minor loss left edge. Measuring aprox. 14.75 inches by 9.75 inches. Folds nearly invisible.

 
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...<b>Karte von dem Eigentlichen Africa und von Numidien<BR>  1756 German Map of North Africa from Tunisia to Sicily.</b>, Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob.
3 Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob. ...Karte von dem Eigentlichen Africa und von Numidien
1756 German Map of North Africa from Tunisia to Sicily.

Germany: Halle, Joham, Gebauer, 1756. Laid-out folded map. 
The map originally found in a German Text c1756.

From a history by Siegmund Jacob Baumgarten, Samlung von Erleuterungsschriften und Zusätzen zur algemeinen Welthistorie published by Halle, Joham, Gebauer, and probably was to illustrate some part of Hannibal’s campaign.

Folding map laid flat on foam board. Some toning.Measuring aprox. 14.75 inches by 9.75 inches. Folds nearly invisible.

 
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...<b>1756 German Map of North Africa from Strait of Gibraltar to Tunisia,</b>, Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob. [The map originally found in a German Text c1756.]
4 Baumgarten, Siegmund Jacob. [The map originally found in a German Text c1756.] ...1756 German Map of North Africa from Strait of Gibraltar to Tunisia,
Germany: Halle, Joham, Gebauer, 1756 Laid-out folded map.
 
From a history by Siegmund Jacob Baumgarten, Samlung von Erleuterungsschriften und Zusätzen zur algemeinen Welthistorie published by Halle, Joham, Gebauer, and probably was to illustrate some part of Hannibal’s campaign.

The Heading: Das alte eigenthiche Africa und Numidienm, ungleichen Mauretania Caesariensis, oder das Reich der Massylier und Massaesylier anch dem Dr. Shaw.
Translation: The old [virtually literal] Africa and Numidia unequal Mauretania Caesariensis Or the rich of Massylier and Massaeylier after Dr. Shaw Folding map laid flat on foam board. Some toning, very minor loss top edge of center fold. Measuring aprox. 14.75 inches by 9.75 inches. Folds nearly invisible.
The Massylier ( Massylioi , latin Massyli ) were an ancient tribe in eastern Numidia . To the east bordering their territory ( Massylia ) at Carthage.
Numidia (202 BC – 46 BC) was an Ancient Berber kingdom in what is now Algeria and a smaller part of Tunisia, in North Africa. Numidia was originally divided between Massylii in the east and Masaesyli in the west.
Mauretania (also called Mauritania) was a part of North Africa corresponding to the Mediterranean coast of what is today Morocco and the Spanish cities of Ceuta and Melilla.
Mauretania Caesariensis was a Roman province located in northwestern Africa, in present Algeria, with its capital at Caesarea,

 
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...<b>Map: Australia Physical and Political by A. Guyot 1871 in Four Color from Geographical Series.</b>, Guyot, A.
5 Guyot, A. ...Map: Australia Physical and Political by A. Guyot 1871 in Four Color from Geographical Series.
New York: Charles Scribner & Company, 1871 Flat sheet.
 
Map: Australia Physical and Political by A. Guyot 1871.
Aprox. Height: 9.625 inches; Length: 12.125 inches. Rear of Map is page 89 of text.
Map in Four colors. Minor edge wear. Lower left corner closed chips. Staple holes show on lower edge. As expected age-toning.
The print was saved from a book that was beyond repair or use. Easily minimally trimmed for framing.

From Guyot’s Geographical Series. The Earth and Its Inhabitants.

Common School Geography. New York: 1871. Facsimile of title page included 
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...<b>Map: US New England States by A. Guyot 1871 From Guyot’s Geographical Series.</b>, Guyot, A.
6 Guyot, A. ...Map: US New England States by A. Guyot 1871 From Guyot’s Geographical Series.
New York: Charles Scribner & Company, 1871 Flat Map.
 
Aprox. Width: 9.75 inches; Height: 12.125 inches. Rear of Map is page 107 of text. Boundaries outlined in red. Map in three color. Left edge with bindings marking. As expected age-toning. Minor water-mark lower edge.
The print was saved from a book that was beyond repair or use.
From Guyot’s Geographical Series: The Earth and Its Inhabitants Common School Geography.

New York: Charles Scribner & Company, 1871 
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…<b>Map: United States Physical and Political by A. Guyot 1871 in Four Color From Geographical Series.</b>, Guyot, A.
7 Guyot, A. Map: United States Physical and Political by A. Guyot 1871 in Four Color From Geographical Series.
New York: Charles Scribner & Company, 1871 Flat map.
 
Map: United States Physical and Political by A. Guyot 1871 in Four Color From Geographical Series.
Aprox. Height: 9.125 inches; Length: 18.75 inches. Rear of Map is page 95 / 98 of text.
Map in Four colors. Minor edge wear. Fold in center; small loss at Texas to Arkansas at fold. Tape reinforced on rear of fold in that area. As expected age-toning.
The print was saved from a book that was beyond repair or use. From Guyot’s Geographical Series The Earth and Its Inhabitants. Common School Geography.

New York: Charles Scribner & Company, 1871 
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...<b>French city of Douai, with Fortifications and Military movements  [18th Century European Map]</b>, I. Basire
8 I. Basire ...French city of Douai, with Fortifications and Military movements [18th Century European Map]
London: Nicholas Tindal, c1745 Single Sheet/leaf Engraved by I. Basire, with his name appearing within the cartouche. 
From "The Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England: From the Revolution to the Present Times" by Nicholas Tindal (a translation of Rapin-Thoyras's "Histoire d'Angleterre"), an atlas presenting a history of the military engagements and campaigns of the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714), as well as a series of maps of Europe.

The map offers a plan of the French city of Douai, with fortifications and military movements shown in detail.

An ornate cartouche appears in the upper left bearing the statement "Doway, a strong City in the Earldom of Flanders in the Low Countries, subject to the French."

Measuring approximately 20.5" x 16", are on laid paper, Displays light toning and folds. The maps show no punctures, tearing or markings. Rear of map blank.

Title cartouche with ornamental borders. Fold not prominently noticeable. bottom edge of map slight loss. [was edge of book] 
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...<b> The Thousand Islands : Vacation Paradise </b><br>, Lantier, Margaret McCormick
9 Lantier, Margaret McCormick ... The Thousand Islands : Vacation Paradise

Ogdensburg, NY: North Country Life, 1952.
 Stapled Wraps.
 
A lovely stapled 40 page keepsake / travel brochure. No flaws but minimal even toning. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Centerfold dr
awn map.

Provides information on history, attractions and amenities of the 1000 Islands region of Canada and Upstate New York.
 
Price: 12.95 USD

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...<b> Travel Informational Brochure Los Angeles County California </b><br>, Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce
10 Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce ... Travel Informational Brochure Los Angeles County California

Lithographed by Sterling Press, Los Angeles: Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, 1935.
 9 inches tall by 4 inches [folded] 32 inches unfolded.
 
Two sided with 8 panels on each side. Numerous photographs and text.

Minimal handling wear.

This brochure not located in OCLC/WorldCat.
 
Price: 24.00 USD

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...<b> Choosing the Right Trawl </b>, Massey, Liam N.
11 Massey, Liam N. ... Choosing the Right Trawl
Eureka, CA: Choosing the Right Trawl, 1985. Softcover, stapled wraps.

 Illustrated with graphics and detailed drawings. 
5.5 inches by 8.5 inches stapled booklet with stiff wrappers. Punched to fit a two-hole binder. 27 pages. Tight and clean. Name on upper outside top corner.

Laid-in letter SIGNED by the author.

No copies located online or in OCLC 
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...<B>State Highway Map of Picturesque New Hampshire.</b>, New Hampshire Hotel Association; Hart, Ben J. Secretary
12 New Hampshire Hotel Association; Hart, Ben J. Secretary ...State Highway Map of Picturesque New Hampshire.
Manchester, N.H. Lew A. Cummings Co., [undated, 1921 mentioned in text] Folded Brochure 
10.5 inches tall by 5.5 inches folded. 21.25 inches tall by 15.625 inches opened. 6 panels of information.

Scenic Attractions. Fish and game Information. List of Hotels in the Association. Toning to all and more so to rear panel. Small loss center fold.

Only one other copy located on WorldCat/OCLC.

 
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...<b> Souvenir of Thousand Islands N.Y. [18 color scenes in accordion style.] </b><br>, New York - Canada] {Author Unspecified]
13 New York - Canada] {Author Unspecified] ... Souvenir of Thousand Islands N.Y. [18 color scenes in accordion style.]

Syracuse, NY Wm. Jubb Co., [c1910] Folded accordion style.
 1
One continuous sheet folded accordion style to form [20] p. mounted between covers which form mailing envelope.

18 scenes with 2 more on outside overs. No flaws but minimal handling. Folder has place for postage.

[No date circa 1910; OCLC] One copy located WorldCat/OCLC.
 
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...<b> Thousand Islands: New York State and Canada </b><br>, Santway, Alfred Wood
14 Santway, Alfred Wood ... Thousand Islands: New York State and Canada

Watertown, New York: Santway Photo-Craft CO., [1938 - 1945] (see below)
 Wraps.
 
Travel / Souvenir brochure of the Thousand lakes region of the St. Lawrence River of New York State and Canada. 16 pages of color photographs, Center is a color map of region.

Gently handled no flaws but minor age toning to wraps.

[No date, this was produced between 1938 and 1945.; Issuing date approximated from caption of photograph of the Thousand Islands International Bridge (opened August 1938) and from cars in photograph of Kingston, Ontario.]

Three copies located OCLC.
 
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...<b>A New Map of England, Scotland and Ireland.</b>, Tindal, Nicholas
15 Tindal, Nicholas ...A New Map of England, Scotland and Ireland.
London: Not Specified, c1745 Paper Tindal, Nicholas 
Map of the United Kingdom from "The Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England: From the Revolution to the Present Times" by Nicholas Tindal (a translation of Rapin-Thoyras's "Histoire d'Angleterre").

The map offers a view of the England, Wales, Ireland and most of Scotland and is entitled "A New Map of England, Scotland and Ireland," with the caption "Rapin Folio Vol. I p. 162" in the lower right corner.

Fold not prominently noticeable. Wear to bottom edge of map. [was edge of book] Unnoticeable small closed tear upper right corner. Light toning. Rear of map blank.

 
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...<b> Tours Puerto Rico </b><br>, Tooker, Helen V.
16 Tooker, Helen V. ... Tours Puerto Rico

New Jersey General Drawing Company, 1965.
 Stapled wraps.
 
A delightful piece of Auto / petroleum advertising and travel history as it details four tours one might take.

No flaws or blemishes to note. Illustrated on each pages with photographs and drawings. Pages are color and have color drawing to accent the b/w photos. Text describes the island. Stapled pictorial Wraps. 6inches tall, 4 inches wide. 30 pages.

There are no copies listed on OCLC / Worldcat.
 
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...<b> Three O’Clock in the Morning. The Sensational Dance Hit of Two Continents </b><br>, Words by Dorothy Terriss; Music by Julian Robledo
17 Words by Dorothy Terriss; Music by Julian Robledo ... Three O’Clock in the Morning. The Sensational Dance Hit of Two Continents

New York: Published in America by Leo Feist, 1922.
 Music for PIANO & VOCAL
 Folded pictorial Wraps.
 Other Titles: Waltz Song With Chimes
 
Deco cover art by JVR in black, blue and red.
.Illustration of couples dancing and a clock in the background. It's three o'clock in the morning.

Cover detached, pages a bit age-toned.

Ref: Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries. OCLC; Number: 646186070 & 18939513
 
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...<b> The Blue Ridge Parkway: Virginia-North Carolina </b><br>, [Aerial Photography Services]
18 [Aerial Photography Services] ... The Blue Ridge Parkway: Virginia-North Carolina

USA: Aerial Photography Services, No Date: Circa 1970.
 
89 color views from the Parkway with captions.

Stiff stapled card-stock wraps. Light use, clean and tight. Minor bump upper outer corner.
 
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...<b>The Falls of Yosemite: Famous Waterfalls of the World, Special Issue Yosemite Nature Notes  </b><br>, [Ansel Adams] Brockman, C. Frank
19 [Ansel Adams] Brockman, C. Frank ...The Falls of Yosemite: Famous Waterfalls of the World, Special Issue Yosemite Nature Notes

California: Yosemite Natural History Association, 1953.
 Volume XXIV No. 1;
 Stapled Wraps.
 31pps + index, ill, 9.25 inches tall; some colour, back cover Vernal Falls by Ansel Adams (also p. 2, 5, 19, 21 and 24)
 
Illustrated throughout will black and white photo plates 1/4 and full page by Ansel Adams, Ewing Galloway and others. Contains a detailed description of Yosemite Falls, general review of the other water falls of Yosemite, and comparison of over 100 other falls in the park and throughout the world.

Front cover has a full color photo of Yosemite Falls by Philip Knight.

Rear cover Vernal Falls by Ansel Adams (also p. 2, 5, 19, 21 and 24)

Carefully handled, hint of hand-soiling on cover.
 
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…<b>Nantucket Island. 30 Miles At Sea.</b>, [Author not noted]
20 [Author not noted] Nantucket Island. 30 Miles At Sea.
Nantucket, Mass.: Information Bureau, [no date; circa 1950] Stapled wraps.
 
Difficult to date, definitely pre World War II. No copies found on WorldCat, OCLC. One similar publication from 1915 and another undated. It is reasonable that brochures were printed regularly. There is mention of air service by Northeast Airlines, service beginning in 1945.

Stapled folded color pictorial wrappers. 8 by 9 inches, tall. 12 un-numbered pages, with more photos on rear of wrappers. Rear cover same as front.

A lovely travel promotional brochure. B/W photos and informative text.

 
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