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Photo Album of Bavaria

By: Unknown

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Unknown, Unknown: 0

Seller ID: 011596

Condition: Very Good


String tied album; Front has 4 color decorations of an Alpine scene, a woman in native dress, and the coat of arms. Rear cover is also decorated. 15b/w photographs of varying sizes all captioned and each page tissue-guarded. Each page has a coat of arms in color, The inside of the rear cover is a colored map of Bavaria. 11.75 inches tall. This has been issued to look like a personal photo album. The spine is opened with handling wear, though all is held securely due to the string tie. Searches in numerous fashion yielded no comparable copies. View more info

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The Heart of Alaska: Fairbanks.

By: [Author Unknown]

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Little Rock, Ark.:, Bott Advertising Agency,: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004915


Scarce promotional booklet OCLC/WorldCat locates only two copies, both in Alaska institutions. All pages with illustration. Includes: Points of Interest; Flowers; Hotel Facilities; The Richardson Trail; Alaska Railroad; Airplane Service; Steamboat; My McKinley; Big Game; Game Fishing; Gold; Coal; Agriculture; Fur Industry and more topics.Stapled bindings. Light handling wear. No flaws to note. [24] pp. Illustrated from photographs. 20 x13.6 cm. (8x5½"), original wrappers with map of Alaska on gilt background, lettering in black. REF: Not Found in Tourv... View more info

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...Maine Offers The Land of Remembered Vacations

By: [Author Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Maine Development Commission: Published pre-World War II; probably 1930’s.<br>

Seller ID: 006174

Condition: Measures 9 x 4 inches when folded, 18 by 24 inches unfolded.<br>


Travel brochure. As the piece is opened there are several relating views until full poster is reveled. Light handling wear. Hint of toning. One scuff on center seam. Published pre-World War II; probably 1930’s. NO copies located OCLC/WorldCat. Published by Maine Development Commission This title and variations have been used for many tourism related items. Date has been established only by that of similar materials in a collection. None that can be dated are after World War II. View more info

Image for ...<b> Invitation to Ireland. The Emerald Isle </b><br>

... Invitation to Ireland. The Emerald Isle

By: [author unknown]

Price: $14.95

Publisher: England:, Browne and Nolan, Limited,: No date; circa 1930.<br>

Seller ID: 005951


Eight panel folded promotional booklet. 16 x 9 inches when unfolded. 4 x 9 inches unfolded. Published in the 1930’s by The Government of Ireland at Dublin. Contains test and b/w photographs. Passport and visa information. Travel arrangements. No copies found on WorldCat/OCLC. View more info

Image for <b>The Perilous Adventures of Quintin Harewood and His Brother Brian: in Asia, Africa, and America  </b>

The Perilous Adventures of Quintin Harewood and His Brother Brian: in Asia, Africa, and America

By: [Author Unknown] [Old Humphrey - George Mogridge]

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Boston, C.S. Francis & Co.: 1847

Seller ID: 009662

Condition: Very Good


George Mogridge ("Old Humphrey") (1787 - 1854) was a prolific 19th century writer, poet and author of children's books and religious tracts. He is chiefly known by his pseudonym of 'Old Humphrey', under which name he published 46 works, but also used the pen-names 'Jeremy Jaunt', 'Ephraim Holding', 'Peter Parley' and 'Old Father Thames'. He wrote approximately 200 published works, many of which are still in publication today, and at the time of his death it was estimated that over 15 million copies of his writings were in circulation. Olive green publisher's cloth; blind-stamped... View more info

Image for ...<b> Ricordo Di Firenze [Memory of Florence] </b><br>

... Ricordo Di Firenze [Memory of Florence]

By: [Italy] [Unknown author]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Italy, Unknown: c1940

Seller ID: 007391


32 Photos in accordion style, , Includes a four panel panorama. Photos have captions on the rear in four languages, of which one is English. Hardcover holder has handling wear and rubbed edges. Interior photos have detached from glued bindings. No publishing information. Circa 1940. View more info

Image for ...<b>Mission Churches of New Mexico  </b>

...Mission Churches of New Mexico

By: [New Mexico, Franciscans] {Author Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: [Santa Fe, N.M.], New Mexico. State Tourist Bureau.: c1935

Seller ID: 006168


Stapled stiff paper wraps. Light handling wear. No markings; clean and tight. [40] pages; illustrations (some color), map ; 7 1/8 inches tall. View more info

Image for …<b>Niagara Falls. <br>In Photo-Gravure, From Recent Negatives.</b>

Niagara Falls.
In Photo-Gravure, From Recent Negatives.

By: [New York] [Author Unknown]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York:, A. Whitteman,: 1893

Seller ID: 005544


Silk String-Tided Souvenir Photo book. 15 prints on cardstock. Oblong 7.5 inches by 5 inches. Decorated cloth boards, some hand soiling to boards with a pen mark on front. Some toning to photos; otherwise clean. View more info

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A Map of Motor Routes to Coudersport Ice Mine

By: [Unknown Author]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chester, Vermont:, The National Survey Company,: No date ca1940.

Seller ID: 009226

Condition: Good


Tri-folded Brochure Showing upstate Pennsylvania and western New York State. when opened. Reverse side has a panel of driving distances; illustrated front and a mailing section. 1 map : color ; 21 x 29 cm on sheet 23 x 31 cm, folded to 23 x 11 cm; Scale 1:1,897,163; Only one copy found in OCLC: 959876033. Also included are Three unused Post Cards. The Coudersport Ice Mine is an ice cave located in Sweden Township, Pennsylvania (east of Coudersport) that forms icicles in the spring and summer but not in the winter. Ice formations appear in the shaft during the spring of the year,... View more info

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Travel Tours Summer Vacation Trips 1938.

By: [Unknown]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, Gillespie, Kinports & Beard Inc. Travel Agency,: 1938.

Seller ID: 005327


Even during the height of the Great Depression some were able to travel and here is a description of what and where they might go and the cost!A delightful descriptive brochure of travel opportunities with prices, Accommodations and spots of interest described. Detailing and presenting Trips in the USA, Europe, South America, and the world. Light handling wear. No flaws to note. Illustrated. 60 pages with adverts also on inside cover and rear. Published for Gillespie, Kinports & Beard Inc. Travel Agency. View more info

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RAILROAD: California Zephyr Vista Domes Views 1964. Promotional Brochure

By: [unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chicago, Poole Brothers: 1964

Seller ID: 010558

Condition: Near Fine


Burlington Rio Grande Western Pacific. Route map, photo, itinerary times and city information, train information and more. 20 pages; 9 inches tall. View more info

Image for <b> You'll Enjoy San Francisco [Second Title: Where Asia Meets the Virile American West] </b>

You'll Enjoy San Francisco [Second Title: Where Asia Meets the Virile American West]

By: [Unknown]

Price: $49.95

Publisher: [San Francisco, Calif.], [San Francisco Convention & Tourist Bureau],: 1925

Seller ID: 010560

Condition: Very Good


A 1920's era promotional brochure for San Francisco. P>Color decorated stapled wraps with 15 pages of b/w photos and text. 8 X 9 inches open, 16 page brochure, map. Cover by Maurice Logan. Light handling wear. Only four recorded copies in OCLC/Worldcat. View more info

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Hawaii's Flowering Trees

By: [Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 010980

Condition: Very Good


Hawaii's most complete guide to tropical trees - flowering trees - fruit trees. [from the cover] ------ Stiff stapled pictorial wraps. 75+ trees are photographed in color with accompanying text. 32 pages; 9 inches tall. ---- Carefully handled; text clean and tight; minor sun-fading on upper spine corner. View more info

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Souvenir View Book of Montreal

By: [Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, Photogelatine Engraving Co.: 1940

Seller ID: 011633

Condition: Very Good


A Dominion Series View Book. Toronto: Photogelatine Engraving Co. [nd pre-WWII] Oblong, 9 by 6.25 inches; unpaginated, of printed photographs [colorchromes] of Montreal, the first page a brief history. Interior fine, a bit of handling wear to the edges. View more info

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...New York Album

By: ]new York City] [Unknown]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Portland, Maine:, Leighton & Frey Souvenir View Co.,: [no date, circa 1890]<br>

Seller ID: 006718


All illustrations on folded sheets measure 9.25 by 5.75 inches. Panorama of New York and vicinity looking up the East and Hudson Rivers. Followed by 19 more plates some with multiple photos. Most of the important buildings are represented and bridges, Statue of Liberty, Broadway, Rail stations….Gift Inscription on last blank page. Wear to edges.A scarce representation of New York City prior to 1900. View more info