Land des Verkäufers
Softcover. Zustand: New. Reprinted from edition. Pages: 56 Language: eng. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. Sewing binding for longer life, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of binding. THERE MIGHT BE DELAY THAN THE ESTIMATED DELIVERY DATE DUE TO COVID-19.
Verlag: Springfield, Illinois, U.S.A.: Templegate Pub, 1998
Soft cover. Zustand: Fine. Trade paperback in fine condition.
Verlag: Lithographed by Knapp & Co., [New York, 1888
Twenty-two one-sided chromolithograph leaves. Oblong octavo. Cloth-backed color pictorial wrappers. Most of front wrapper lacking. Internally clean. Good. Fine chromolithographs of well-known actors, actresses, and socialites in exotic costumes, including Sarah Bernhardt in an "Old Russian Costume." "To produce such a volume has naturally necessitated an enormous outlay; but the demand for our cigarettes has so increased, day by day, month by month, that we can best thank our patrons for their continued kindness by offering the present album" - Preface. An attractive example of chromolithography reaching its zenith as popular art. McGRATH, p.191.
Richmond: c.1890. Oblong 8vo. 3 chromolithographic albums in 1, with a total of 18 bright, colorful pages of cigarette cards but without four full-page prints mentioned in other sets. § A wonderful collection of colorful cigarette cards produced for the Duke Co. The images are too good to be true; especially the final section of fancy dress ball costumes with women dressed as fruits and vegetables or household goods. Chromolithography by Knapp & Co. of New York.
Verlag: W. Duke, Sons & Co., Durham, N.C., 1888
Soft cover. Zustand: Very Good. No Jacket. Lithographed by Knapp & Co. New York (illustrator). An uncommon album reproducing the Duke Cigarette series of cards. ----------- Original illustrated stapled wrappers; 22 leaves printed on versos only. Profusely illustrated with chromolithograph images of leading stage performers of the day in costumes of various nations. 17 by 26 cm (6.75 by 10.25 inches), 1.5 inch piece of rear cover lost [outer edge], some creasing and soiling to wrappers; staples rusted, plates clean and bright, some minor creasing to corners; very good internally. ---------- Subjects: Costume Actors; Pictorial works; Actors Portraits.
Verlag: W. Duke, Sons & Co. Durham, N. C. and New York 1888., 1888
Softcover. 8° ( 17,0 : 26,3 cm). Originalbroschur, das Leinen leicht fransig. Der Vorderdeckel quer beschriftet und illustriert. Der hintere Deckel mit einem ca. 8 cm langen Einriss, einer Knickispur und etwas angestaubt. 14 Blätter mit insgesamt 49 chromolithographischen Abbildungen darstellend den Gouverneur eines Staates mit Wappen und Flaggen. Innen sauber und ordentlich. FL1299-313612.
Verlag: 1885 c., New York, 1885
Album of 50 reproduced cigarette cards, fronts only. Stiff printed wrappers. 14 pages, including a title page. Bright color lithography throughout. Very good condition, with one small chip out of bottom of back cover, cloth binding strip peeling up on bottom half of front wrapper. Each card identifies a country and shows its head of state, flag and coat of arms. Most of the countries are European, but also included are China, Japan, Hawaii and several South American countries.
Soft cover. Zustand: Very Good. Original stiff wrappers, very good condition with one large chip detached from top corner of back wrapper. 13 bright chromolithographic plates, each with 2 or 4 reproduced cigarette cards. Each card shows a state or territory's governor, its coat of arms, and, mostly, a nautical flag. A very rare cigarette album.
W. DUKE SONS & CO. The Heroes of the Civil War. [Durham, NC]: W. Duke Sons & Co., . 1st ed. Oblong 8vo. pp. double-columned. Illus., chromolithograph plates. Orig. cloth-backed pictorial wrappers. Rear wrapper tape-repaired, else very good or better. Brief biographical sketches of both Union and Confederate generals, each page with chromolithographic portraits. Each of the portraits were also issued as cigarette cards. The plates depict The Battle of the Merrimac and the Monitor, Grant and Lee, The Battle at Gettysburg, and The Battle of Manassas or Second Bull Run.
Verlag: Richmond: c.1890, 1890
Oblong 8vo. 3 chromolithographic albums in 1, with a total of 22 bright, colorful pages. The spine has been patched up, and there is slight chipping at the foreedge of the front wrapper. Internally very good, with spots of adhesion damage and chipping to last leaf. All three albums appear to use reprintings of multiple cigarette cards on each card against decorative backgrounds. Included, though are, four full-page portraits of unidentified women. Lithography by Knapp & Co. of New York.