Manuscripts & Archives - Autumn 2017Published on 01 Nov. 2017
Some highlights in this catalog include Photography...
1926 - Australia - Three Photo Albums containing 427 Gelatin Silver Prints with Rare Views of Palm Island Penal Settlement
1936 - World Voyage of Irish Playwright, George Bernard Shaw - Photo Album Chronicling his Voyage on board the SS Arandora Star
1940 - WWII Italy - Photographs include the Public Hanging of Mussolini in Milan, Liberation of Paris, France and Italy
1943 - WWII British India - Two Photo Albums with a Mini Archive of War Medals, Letters & Telegrams
1952 - British Somaliland - Photo Album with 340 Gelatin Silver Prints, Postcards, Ephemera, Military Documents, including (4) URGENT Manuscript Despatches, and Maps of Patrol Routes & Defence Strategies
1953 - Egypt - Photo Album of British Controlled Suez Canal Zone with over 200 Gelatin Silver Prints with Highly Detailed Manuscript Captions
Woodburn Catalogue 25 Herbs & HerbalsPublished on 18 Oct. 2017
Catalogue #25 (September 2017), "Herbs & Herbals," is a 16pp. catalogue that contains 65 items including a number of significant British and American herbals. Highlights include the following: John Gerard's landmark HERBAL (London 1636), with over 2,800 woodcuts of plants; Hill's BRITISH HERBAL (London 1756) with an allegorical frontispiece and 75 copperplate engravings; Abraham Munting's DE VERA ANTIQUORUM HERBA BRITANNICA (Amsterdam 1681), containing 24 engraved plates of plants, all contenders in the author's search for the identity of the true "Herba Britannica" as discussed by early herbalists; and Constantine Rafinesque's MEDICAL FLORA (Philadelphia, PA 1828: 1830), complete with 100 plates of plants printed in green ink. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us at (609) 466-0522 if you would like to receive a print version of this catalogue.[...] Read more
Piccadilly Notes — a MiscellanyPublished on 04 Oct. 2017
CATALOGUE 52Published on 28 Sept. 2017
Catalogue of 66 antiquarian books and manuscripts : early printed books, sciences, medicine, natural history, occult, alchemy...
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