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Women's Fashions at the time of the Civil War, Vol I , II, & III
1 Women's Fashions at the time of the Civil War, Vol I , II, & III
Yesterday in Pictures 1993 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
No place: Roast Pigeon Press / Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. 1993. Softcover pamphlet bound with 2-3 staples. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has about 70 different illustrations with the original text describing most images. 23 pp. A compilation of women's fashion illustrations and descriptions found in Harper's Monthly Magazine and Godey's Lady's Book dating from 1860 - 1865. Images taken from: Harper's Monthly Magazine: January - December, 1860; January - December, 1861; January - December, 1862; January - December, 1863; January - June, August - November, 1864. Godey's Lady's Book: December, 1864; January-March, May -August, October, 1865. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. 
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2 Women's Fashions at the time of the Civil War, Vol I from Harper's Monthly Magazine & Godey's Lady Book from 1860 - 1865
Yesterday in Pictures 1993 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
No place: Roast Pigeon Press / Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. 1993. Softcover pamphlet bound with 2-3 staples. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has about 70 different illustrations with the original text describing most images. 23 pp. A compilation of women's fashion illustrations and descriptions found in Harper's Monthly Magazine and Godey's Lady's Book dating from 1860 - 1865. Images taken from: Harper's Monthly Magazine: January, April, June, July 1860; January, February, March, October, 1861; February, March, May, August, November, 1862; January, May, June, October, 1863; May, November, 1864. Godey's Lady's Book: December, 1864; January, March, May, June, July, 1865; They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. 
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3 Women's Fashions at the time of the Civil War, Vol II from Harper's Monthly Magazine & Godey's Lady Book from 1860 - 1865
Yesterday in Pictures 1993 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
No place: Roast Pigeon Press / Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. 1993. Softcover pamphlet bound with 2-3 staples. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has about 70 different illustrations with the original text describing most images. 23 pp. A compilation of women's fashion illustrations and descriptions found in Harper's Monthly Magazine and Godey's Lady's Book dating from 1860 - 1865. Images taken from: Harper's Monthly Magazine: February, May, August, October 1860; April, June, December 1861; April, September, October, December 1862; February, April, August, November 1863; January, March, June, September 1864; Godey's Lady's Book: January, March, April, May, July 1865. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. 
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[Civil War]
4 [Civil War] "Fighting Farragut Below New Orleans" in Century Magazine Vol 32 July, 1886
Yesterday in Pictures 1990 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Original photocopied article "Fighting Farragut Below New Orleans", as published in Century Magazine Vol 32, Issue 3 July 1886. Pages 444-455; Original photocopied article "Incidents of the Occupation of New Orleans", as published in Century Magazine Vol 32, Issue 3 July 1886. Pages 455-459; and original photocopied article "Farragut's Demands for the Surrender of New Orleans", as published in Century Magazine Vol 32, Issue 3 July 1886. Pages 459-464. A photocopy of the three original articles: "Fighting Farragut"11 pages with 11 illustrations and maps; "Occupation" 5 pages with 8 illustrations; and "Farragut's Demands" with 6 pages and one illustration - all with enlarged and clear text. This article comes from the original Century Magazine publication - carefully removed, cleaned, enlarged and photocopied to fit 8-1/2" x 11" sheets of paper. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. This is an original publication from Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. dating from 1990. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11". This publication is no longer in print, as only one edition was ever made. 
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[Civil War]
5 Abbott, John S. C. [Civil War] "The Change of Base " in Harper's Monthly Magazine Vol 30 May, 1865
Yesterday in Pictures 1990 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Original photocopied article "The Change of Base", as published in Harper's Monthly Magazine Vol 30, May 1865. Pages 711 - 728. A photocopy of the original article: "The Change of Base", 17 pages with 11 illustrations and maps - all with enlarged and clear text. This article comes from the original Harper's Monthly Magazine publication - carefully removed, cleaned, enlarged and photocopied to fit 8-1/2" x 11" sheets of paper. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. This is an original publication from Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. dating from 1990. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11". This publication is no longer in print, as only one edition was ever made. 
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[Civil War]
6 Abbott, John S. C. [Civil War] "The Siege of Vicksburg" in Harper's Monthly Magazine Vol 30 January, 1865
Yesterday in Pictures 1990 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Original photocopied article "Siege of Vicksburg", as published in Harper's Monthly Magazine Vol 30, January 1865. Pages 150 - 166. A photocopy of the original article: "Siege of Vicksburg", 16 pages with 17 illustrations and maps - all with enlarged and clear text. This article comes from the original Harper's Monthly Magazine publication - carefully removed, cleaned, enlarged and photocopied to fit 8-1/2" x 11" sheets of paper. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. This is an original publication from Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. dating from 1990. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11". This publication is no longer in print, as only one edition was ever made. 
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The History of Illinois [Joseph Smith], Brown, Henry
7 Brown, Henry The History of Illinois [Joseph Smith]
New York New World Press 1844 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: J. Winchester, New World Press, 1844. First edition. Measures 5-5/8" x 8-5/8" tall. 492 pp. + 10 pp. of advertisements. Full chapter contents section in front of book. Appendix with the Death of Joseph Smith, the Mormon Prophet, and the Mississippi Flood. Full title: The History of Illinois, from its First Discovery and Settlement, to the Present Time. Includes previous owner's illustrated bookplate: notable Chicagoan Joseph T. Ryerson (of the Ryerson & Son Steel company). This is a very early and important history of the state and major cities, from their early settlement leading to the present (1840's). The Expedition to Vincennes, Tecumseh, Battle of Tippecanoe, War of 1812, Black Hawk War and Joseph Smith's death and the Mormons are discussed. Overall, fair condition, with flaws noted: Map missing. Previously rebound ex-library copy, with pastedowns on front board. Title page has Chicago Historical Society embossed stamp, as well as DD number and library shelving info on copyright page (pencil). Original board coverings removed and nicely remounted on rebound copy; blindstamping of front and back covers still noticeable. Board corners and edges bumped and rubbed. Head and tail of spine show a bit of chipping. Both outer boards show a bit of soiling from age. Some water staining to first few inner corner pages, as well as noticeable darker stain on front and rear covers. Internally, contents have some loose pages, as well as pages detached and laid in. Detached and laid-in pages have chipped edges from not aligning with text block. Previous owner's bookplate affixed to inner rear cover (see description). Lastly, adhesive tape label removed from spine, with white dry adhesive mark remaining. 
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Blood, Sweat, and Tears, Churchill, Winston
8 Churchill, Winston Blood, Sweat, and Tears
New York G. P. Putnam 1941 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: G.P. Putnam, 1941, 1st Edition. Black cloth hardcover with red ribbon block with silver title. Measures 6" x 8-5/8" tall. 462 pp. with contents listing and index. No mention of war rationing for paper, so published before December. Speeches made by Winston Churchill from May 5, 1938 to November 9, 1940, compiled by Winston's son, Randolph S. Churchill. All speeches are related to WWII, whether before war was declared, or during - with tragedies and triumphs. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Bottom edge light moisture staining to first x pages (up to beginning of book). Corners lightly bumped, Head and tail of spine rubbed. Previous owner made one note on back end paper, and marks on 4 additional pages internally, else interior contents clean and very tight. Not ex-library. 
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1878 TURKO-RUSSIAN WAR Russo-Turkish Ottoman Empire Harper's Monthly January 332, De Forest, J. W.
9 De Forest, J. W. 1878 TURKO-RUSSIAN WAR Russo-Turkish Ottoman Empire Harper's Monthly January 332
New York Harper's Monthly Magazine 1878 1st Edition No Binding Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
1878 A TURKO-RUSSIAN WAR Author: De Forest, J. W. Title: A Turko-Russian War, A.D. 1828-1829 Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1878. Notes: A 10 page comprehensive account on the history Russo-Turkish Wars of 1828 - 1829, which was sparked by the Greek War for Independence, and resulted in Russia gaining full access of the eastern shore of the Black Sea and the mouth of the Danube. Turkey recognized Russian sovereignty over western (Black Sea) Georgia and parts of northwest present-day Armenia. Serbia achieved autonomy and Russia was allowed to occupy Moldavia and Walachia until Turkey had paid a large indemnity. The Russian forces were supported by the UK and French armies, against the Ottoman Turks. Condition: Complete article removed from within original Harper's Monthly Magazine. Original wrapers-bound removed and missing. Last page loose from text block. Now enclosed in a archival crystal-clear magazine slip. 
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[Civil War]
10 Ebell, Adrian J. [Civil War] "The Indian Massacres and War of 1862" in Harper's Monthly Magazine Vol 27 June, 1863
Yesterday in Pictures 1990 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Original photocopied article "The Indian Massacres and War of 1863", as published in Harper's Monthly Magazine Vol 27, June 1863. Pages 1-24. A photocopy of the original 24 page article, with enlarged and clear text - including all 17 illustrations. This article comes from the original Harper's Monthly Magazine publication - carefully removed, cleaned, enlarged and photocopied to fit 8-1/2" x 11" sheets of paper. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. This is an original publication from Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. dating from 1990. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11". This publication is no longer in print, as only one edition was ever made. 
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An Exposition - The Acts, Erdman, Charles R.
11 Erdman, Charles R. An Exposition - The Acts
Philadelphia The Westminster Press 1919 Hardcover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 
Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1919. Later date stated: "The quotations form the American Standard Edition of hte Revised Bible, as printed in this book, are copyright 1929..." 176 pp. Red leatherette hardcover duodecimo size (measures 6-3/4" x 4-1/2" wide). Has title in bright gilt on spine. Book in good condition with flaws noted: Tight binding with clean and bright text. Small corner torn from front free end paper, else no interior tears, writing, or marks. Not an ex-library book. Not a book club edition. From the foreword: "In peace or war, in the past or present, no project has been so bold, no adventure so thrilling, as the enterprise of carrying the gospel to the whole world. The Acts tells how this work was begun, and how the good news was brought across the imperial provinces from Jerusalem to Rome, not by a single messenger or by individual effort, but by the rapid extension of the Christian Church." 
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Death in April, G. Rostrevor Hamilton
12 G. Rostrevor Hamilton Death in April
London Cambridge 1944 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 
London: Cambridge, 1944. Dark green cloth hardcover, in no dust jacket. Measures 5-1/8" x 7-3/4" tall. 46 pp. A First edition book of poetry inspired by World War Two. The printed dedication page reads: ''To a Company of Friends in Memory of the 30th November 1943''. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Board corners bumped. Head and tail of spine bumped and rubbed. Slight wear to cloth covers. No interior writing present. Not ex-library. Book tight and complete. 
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Studio: Europe [Signed by Author], Groth, John; Hemingway, Ernest (introduction)
13 Groth, John; Hemingway, Ernest (introduction) Studio: Europe [Signed by Author]
New York Vanguard Press 1945 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Poor Book 4to - over 9 - 12 Groth, John Signed by Author(s)
New York: Vanguard Press. Published October, 1945. 1st edition. Dark blue cloth hardcover with dust jacket, measures 9-3/4" x 7". Numerous illustrations present by the author. Signed with inscription by John Groth on front free endpaper. Studio: Europe is the author's impressions of World War II in both word and illustration. Groth was a war correspondent for the Chicago Sun, and his first story was the liberation of Paris. Groth was a very popular magazine illustrator, found in many of the same Esquire Magazines Hemingway was writing short stories and essays during the 1930's. Hemingway wrote the introduction for the artist - author John Groth's book; Groth also writes of Hemingway, during WWII in chapter 12 "Schloss' Hemingway", as well as a drawing of Hemingway. Book in very good condition, with flaws noted: Price clipped dust jacket in fair condition - chipped and torn edges, and 1/2" closed tear on top and bottom. DJ now enclosed in a Bro-dart crystal clear archival dust jacket cover. Book clean and tight, with slightly bumped lower corners. Signature on free endpaper has old, clear tape over top and yellowing part of signature. Could be removed with a trained hand. 
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The Cardinal Picks A Winner
14 Hemingway, Ernest The Cardinal Picks A Winner", in Ken Magazine Vol 1 No 3 May 5, 1938
Chicago Ken, Inc. 1938 Soft cover Good Magazine 4to - over 9 - 12 
Chicago: Ken, Inc. Published May 5th, 1938. Magazine titled, "A Cargo of Innocence". Measures 13-1/2" tall x 10-5/8" wide. 106 pp. with lots of articles, ads, illustrations and photos. Contains the Hemingway article, "The Cardinal Picks a Winner" (Hanneman #C 293). This is the first and only appearance of this article. Numerous full page pictures of Spanish Civil War images, including other topics highlighted by Ken (anti-nazi, anti-fascist, etc). Magazine in good condition with flaws noted: A faint crease across the front center length of the cover, which shows up as a white line on the front color cover; bottom and top corners have faint creases; small white thumb creases dot the cover. Else, spine staples tight and magazine is clean with no interior writing. Pages 53 - 56 (one fold) detached from staple bindings - (the center of magazine), and laid in. Full-page picture pages 51-57 have up to a 1/2" tear on the outer center edge, extending inward. 
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The Time Now, The Place Spain
15 Hemingway, Ernest The Time Now, The Place Spain" in Ken Magazine Vol 1 No 1 April 7, 1938
Chicago Ken, Inc. 1938 Soft cover Good Magazine 4to - over 9 - 12 
Chicago: Ken, Inc. Published April 7th, 1938. Magazine titled, "The Coming Moroccan Revolt". Measures 13-1/2" tall x 10-5/8" wide. 138 pp. with lots of articles, ads, illustrations and photos. Contains the Hemingway article, "The Time Now, The Place Spain" (Hanneman #C 283). Hemingway argues that a world war can be averted if Mussolini and Fascism are beaten in Spain. This is the first of 13 articles and one short story that Hem wrote for Ken. The boxed notice was taken directly from a telegram which Hemingway sent to Arnold Gingrich, the editor - the only change was the insertion of the words "contracted and" in the second sentence. This is the first and only appearance of this article, including other topics highlighted by Ken (anti-nazi, anti-fascist, etc). Other highlights of this issue include a George Petty Old Gold Cigarette 'Petty Pinup illustration', as well as an important collection of photos (including 'Migrant Mother' Florence Owens Thompson) documenting the tough economic times (dust bowl era) by Dorthea Lange, an important photojournalist. Magazine in good condition with flaws noted: Bottom and top corners have faint creases; thumb creases toward center front edge; small rubbing to front cover; spine staples tight, although pages 69-72 have come loose from staples and is laid-in. Also, on page 17-18, a small illustration has been cut out from the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad advertisement - this removal also affects a Jameson Irish Whiskey advertisement (page 17). 
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Built in USA: Post-war Architecture, Henry-Russell Hitchcock & Arthur Drexler
16 Henry-Russell Hitchcock & Arthur Drexler Built in USA: Post-war Architecture
New York Museum of Modern Art 1952 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
New York: Museum of Modern Art, with Simon & Schuster, 1952. (No date or edition given, presumed 1st). White cloth hardcover with title on front cover and spine, in dust jacket. Measures 7-5/8" x 10-1/4" tall. 128 pp. with full contents pages in front. Numerous illustrations within text. An illustrated book on the post-world war II architecture in the United States, by some of the most well known (and unknown) architects. See photos of contents pages for full listing of architects and example works. 43 total buildings listed. Overall, very good condition, with flaws noted: Corners bumped. Very light soiling and wear to dust jacket. Head of dust jacket spine chipped, with 1/4" removed. Head of front dj panel creased. One light pencil line on dj cover. White cloth covers very bright and clean. Light foxing to some interior pages, including endpapers. Internally clean and tight binding. Not ex-library. 
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[Civil War]
17 Hunt, General Henry J. [Civil War] "The Second Day at Gettysburg" in Century Magazine Vol 33 December, 1886
Yesterday in Pictures 1990 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Original photocopied article "The Second Day at Gettysburg", as published in Century Magazine Vol 33, Issue 2 December 1886. Pages 278-296. A photocopy of the original article: "The Second Day at Gettysburg" with 17 pages and 25 illustrations and maps - all with enlarged and clear text. This article comes from the original Century Magazine publication - carefully removed, cleaned, enlarged and photocopied to fit 8-1/2" x 11" sheets of paper. They were compiled by a lifelong collector of woodblock illustrations, who later compiled and professionally published them in this booklet. This is an original publication from Yesterday in Pictures, Inc. dating from 1990. This booklet measures 8-1/2" x 11". This publication is no longer in print, as only one edition was ever made. 
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V, Karl Shapiro
18 Karl Shapiro V
New York Reynal & Hitchcock 1944 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1944. Third printing. Tan cloth hardcover in no dust jacket. Measures 5-5/8" x 8-1/4" tall. 63 pp. Karl Shapiro states in his intro that he is on guard from being a 'war poet'; I assume this was with difficulty, as he was in the Pacific Theater of World War II when he composed the entire contents of this book of poetry. Shapiro won the 1945 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for this book. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Corners slightly bumped. Soiling and age shown on outer cloth covers. Previous owner's inscription to front endpapers; also a one word inscription within text of one poem, else no other interior writing, underlining, etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Man Against Time, Leonard, William Ellery
19 Leonard, William Ellery A Man Against Time
New York D. Appleton 1945 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
New York: D. Appleton - Century Co., 1945. First Edition. Violet blue cloth hardcover with celery green and blue dust jacket. Measures 5-3/4" x 8-1/4" tall. 80 pp. 'A remarkable love story in sonnet form by the author of 'Two Lives' and 'The Locomotive God'. (taken from front cover) Overall, very good condition, with flaws noted: Corners slightly bumped. Foxing / yellowing to front endpapers, a tragedy of war-time paper quality. Dust jacket show signs of chipping (at head and tail of spine). Book tight and complete with no interior writing, underlining, etc. Not ex-library. 
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Military Operations - Egypt & Palestine 1914-1917 [T.E. LAWRENCE], Lt. Col. Sir George MacMunn
20 Lt. Col. Sir George MacMunn Military Operations - Egypt & Palestine 1914-1917 [T.E. LAWRENCE]
Nashville Battery Press 1996 0898392411 / 9780898392418 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
MILITARY OPERATIONS - EGYPT & PALESTINE - From the Outbreak of the War with Germany to June 1917 by Lt. Col. Sir George MacMunn Contents: A reprint by the Imperial War Museum and Battery Press, of the original 1928 edition. Regarding T.E. Lawrence: this volume covers the Arab revolt against Turkey; the Battles of Romani, El Arish, Rafah, and Gaza in great detail. Book Description: Nashville, TN: Battery Press, 1996. 1st American printing of the original 1928 title. Red cloth hardcover with gilt title on spine. Measures 8-3/4" x 5-3/4" wide. 445 pp. Illustrated with numerous b/w maps and two fold out large images in envelope within back cover. O'Brien: F0689 Condition: Overall, book in very good - like new condition. Not ex-library or book club edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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