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Title: ALEXANDER McQUEEN : SAVAGE BEAUTYSubject: Fashion/Archive/BiographyAuthor: Andrew Bolton/Susannah Frankel Description: Hologram clothbound hardcover. Alexander McQueen was one of the most influ

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Title: LANVINSubject: Fashion /Archive/Biography Author: Dean Merceron/Alber Elbaz Harold KodaDescription: Spot-printed hardcover. Dust-jacket & printed endpapers. A look at the oldest surviving coutu

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An English Act of Parliament passed and printed in 1697, printed by Charles Bill at London. The Act for continuing the imprisonment of the conspirators who plotted to assassinate King William III. Dec

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1902 1st ed Mark TWAIN Double Barrelled Detective Sherlock Holmes RARE“How blind and unreasoning and arbitrary are some of the laws of nature - the most of them, in fact!” ― Mark Twain, The

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1877 Boys of 1776 American Revolutionary WAR Illustrated Battle Scenes MAPS Charles Coffin was a 19th-century American author who is best remembered for his ‘The Boys of’ books – works on the s

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1891 FRANKENSTEIN Modern Prometheus Mary Shelley Horror Novel Zombies Routledge“Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.” ― Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankens

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1841 INDIAN Wars King Philip Daniel Boone America Columbus Trumbull HistoryHenry Trumbull’s “History of the Indian Wars” is a 19th-century account of Native American tribes and early American hi

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1936 1ed DISNEY Mickey Mouse in Pigmyland Illustrated Gulliver’s Travels Swift“That’s the real trouble with the world. Too many people grow up.” – Walt Disney Mickey Mouse has long been o

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1854 1ed Freemason Master Workman Masonic Symbolism Robert Macoy IllustratedRobert Macoy was a 19th-century deputy Grand Master of the Masonic Lodge who published numerous instructional and historical

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Title: DRIES VAN NOTEN 1-100Subject: Fashion/Archive/Biography Author: Dries Van Noten/Tim BlanksDescription: Limited Edition, padded hardcover. Boxed Slipcase two volume set. This is the definitive p

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Title: MANUS X MACHINA: (Fashion in an Age of Technology)Subject: Fashion/History/Costume Author: Andrew BoltonDescription: Pierced hardcover & acetate dust-jacket. Includes the hand-sewn booklet. Exh

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A Dutch manuscript legal agreement from the area of Saint Amand en Puele cirac 1630. Neatly penned with chirograph to top margin . On vellum and in Fine condition, measures 13 x 8.5".Reserve: $50.00Sh

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1859 ASTRONOMY Copernicus Planets Telescopes Moon Science Herschel American edJohn F Herschel’s “Outlines of Astronomy” is a mid-19th-century treatise on astronomy, covering the basics of outer

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1957 TRUE 1st printing Atlas Shrugged Ayn Rand Objectivism Dystopian Philosophy“If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.”― Ayn Rand, Atlas ShruggedA rare first

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1820 US Army Infantry Exercises Military Rules & Regulations Paraclete Potter Paraclete Potter was an early 19th-century American writer who is primarily remembered for his book “Rules and Regulatio

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1889 Mark TWAIN Sketches Samuel Clemens Jumping Frog Poultry Blue Cloth“But still he was lucky, uncommon lucky; he most always come out winner.”Mark Twain, The Celebrated Jumping Frog ‘Sketches,

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Leather-bound book the Masnavi by Rumi, dated 1604 CE on the colophon. 696 pages, handwritten with fine illumination and gilding. Size: 11'' x 7'' x 2'' (28 x 18 x 5 cm). The Masnavi is an extensive p

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Title: WORLD DRESS:FASHION IN DETAILSubject: Fashion/CostumeAuthor: Rosemary Crill/Jennifer Wearden/Verity WilsonDescription: Softback. The V & A's world renowned dress collection is highlighted in th

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Title: FASHION DESIGNERS SKETCHBOOKSSubject: Fashion/IllustrationAuthor: Hywel DaviesDescription: Hardcover. Fashion designer sketchbooks provides an insight into the design process of some of the maj

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Title: HANDMADE TYPE WORKSHOP:Techniuques for Creating Characters and Digital FontsSubject: Illustration/GraphicsAuthor: Charlotte RiversDescription: Softback. An essential book for anyone interested

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1829 FINE BINDING Imitation of Mary Catholic Mariology Holy Virgin Rouville‘Imitation of Mary’ or ‘Imitation of the Holy Virgin’ is a rare, Catholic companion reader by Alexander de Rouville.

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1909 1st ed Mark TWAIN Last Book Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven“A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”― Mark Twain‘Captain Stormfield's

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1929 Thomas Norton Ordinall of Alchemy Old English Occult Poetry Chaucer Yeoman Thomas Norton was a 15th-century English alchemist best known for his book ‘The Ordinall of Alchemy’. In this epic p

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1870 Phrenology & Physiognomy Occult Pseudoscience Illustrated MedicineSamuel Wells’s “How to Read Character” is a curious 19th-century book on phrenology and physiognomy. Like similar works, th

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1884 Don Quixote de la Mancha Cervantes Jarvis English Gustave Dore ARTMiguel de Cervantes’s ‘Don Quixote’ is one of the most famous works of literature and is one of the most popular adventure

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1931 1ed US General Pershing Experiences in World War I Germany Illustrated 2vJohn J Pershing was a United States Army general who served the during the Indian Wars, the Spanish-American War, and most

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Title: YOHJI YAMAMOTOSubject: Fashion/Archive/BiographyAuthor: Ligaya SalazarDescription: Embossed printed hardcover. The definitive monograph on the complete work of Yohji Yamamoto. One of fashion's

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Three page Spanish manuscript of King Ferdinand VI (1746-1759), signed "Yo El Rey" with embossed seal and signatures and dockets on back page. Nicely penned on watermarked paper. Fine, measures 8.25 x

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The Second Volume of the Works of the Honourable Sir Charles Sedley, Baronet …, printed at London by S. Briscoe, 1722. Title leaf , lacks first leaf of Preface, [7], 1-199, 300-384 (284). Old leathe

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1852 President Andrew Jackson Military Politics Revolutionary Creek War RARE“It is a damn poor mind that can think of only one way to spell a word.” ― Andrew Jackson Philo Goodwin’s ‘Bio

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1916 1st ed Fingerprint Instructor Forensic Science Criminal Investigation KuhneFrederick Kuhne’s “The Finger Print Instructor” is a famous, landmark work in the world of criminal investigation

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Collection of 6 books incl Linda's hardcover editions of her photos on Instagram & Facebook from 2019 & 2020 plus a framed hand cut out inscribed "When this you see, remember me" - Thank you for your

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Andy Warhol's Pop Up Art Index Book, 1967 1st Printing. Fantastic and clever book with interviews, photos, pop up pages and more depicting life at the famous Factory with stunning graphics. So much fu

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78 images depicting the construction of the railroad, the largest images 8 1/2" x 11" leather album, 12" x 16" late 19th century

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The April 1791 issue of "The New York Magazine or Literary Repository", printed by Thomas and James Swords. 64 pages. Lacks plate and the "American Chronology". Interesting content including Proclamat

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Title: YOHJI YAMAMOTO:YAMAMOTO & YOHJISubject: Fashion/Archive/BiographyAuthor: Yohji Yamamoto/Wim WendersDescription: Clothbound embossed hardcover & spine with wrapband (some wear to wrapband). The

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Title: DRAWING FASHION:THE ART OF KENNETH PAUL BLOCKSubject: Fashion/IllustrationAuthor: Susan Mulcahy/Isaac MizrahiDescription: Printed boards. Hardcover & printed dust-jacket. Large Format. Printed

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Books, Magazines & Papers

Books, magazines, and papers offer a glimpse at different time periods, which is just a part of what makes them such precious collectibles. From comic books to basics of gold, The Bible, classic and modern masterpieces of literature, there is a variety of works catering diverse styles and tastes. These finds can help you add a classic touch to any collection or even be exhibited in a setting as a conversation piece. Whether you’re a collector or looking to be transported into another place with a great read, there’s something for everyone in the range of subjects and options here

 
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