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Only 7 of the engravings remain in stock.
30.23 - A New Treatise on the Use of Globes, Philosophical Views of The Earth and Heavens, by Thomas Keith, 1826
Published by Samuel Wood & Sons, N.Y., 334 pp, 6 (six) engraved plates. The publication includes a full page advertisement for Wilson’s American Globes. Full leather with front cover disbound….Read More
This is a completely revised edition from the first printing. Widely expanded, the new issue maintains the original approach to all aspects of map collecting, from buying to caring for…Read More
30.26 - The Home Magazine, Vol VII, edited by T.S. Arthur - Virginia F. Townsend, 1856 Sale Price: $30
Profusely illustrated, published by T.S. Arthur & Co., pp374 + 28 illustrations (many in color). The book covers the period from January to June 1856 with every imaginable subject from…Read More
30.27 - World Geography, by E. L. Thurston and E. H. Faigle, 2nd ed., 1945, Iroquois Publishing Co., Syracuse, New York
Numerous maps, some in color, graphs and tables. Dr. Thurston was the Superintendent of the Washington , D.C. schools and Professor Faigle was at Syracuse University, Geography Dept. The book…Read More
38.28 - In Darkest Africa, Henry Morton Stanley, 1891, 1st edition, two Volumes, published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York The Set
This is the two volume, 529pp & 472pp 1st American edition set, signed by the author, limited to 250 copies. The story of Henry Morton Stanley and Dr. Livingstone is…Read More
38.29 - In Darkest Africa; or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin, Governor of Equatoria, two volumes, 1st edition, 1890, by Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, Limited, London The Set
The publication discusses Stanley’s last African expedition. There are 50 woodcut illustrations, 3 foldout maps, 8 vo, original pictorial gilt, 529pp – 472pp. There are two woodcut frontispiece illustrations ………..Read More