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1 Sotheby's Contemporary Art Asia - China Japan Korea March 31, 2006 
New York, NY Sotheby's 2006 Soft cover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a richly (color) illustrated Sotheby's auction catalog of contemporary Asian art. Includes a foreword on the subject. Additionally some lots/pieces contain extensive notes. Book Condition : Near Fine; no internal markings; slight creasing to front free end paper. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; slight bubbling/creasing due to translucent paper used for jacket. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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2 Reading, PA. Mirror to the Past Adams, Charles J. (editor)
Reading PA Self-published By Author 1973 Probable First Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
This is an oblong 6" x 11" side-stapled softcover. Item is marked collector's edition, but is a likely first edition (1973) as it pre-dates known reprints (1976). It contains reproductions of 50 early 20th century postcard views of Reading Pennsylvania - streets, buildings, parks, etc. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; some rubbing, writing carry-through, and a few spots on covers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Times of Sorrow and Hope: Documenting Everyday Life in Pennsylvania During the Depression and World War II: A Photographic Record (Keystone Books) Allen Cohen; Miles Orvell; Ronald L. Filippelli; Farm Security Administration
State College PA Penn State University Press 2003 0271022523 / 9780271022529 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Rich documentary photos of Pennsylvania from a major Federal project to document life in America during the 1930's and 40's. organized by subject matter - Children, Farm Life, Amish and Mennonites, Coal mining, and more. 288 pp. w/150 b&w photos (many full page). Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light toning to page edges and some waviness to pages (especially near rear of text). Dust Jacket Condition :Very Good; shelf wear along edges; light rubbing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 The U.S. Army in World War II: A Pictorial Record (3 Volume Set) Center of Military History
NewYork NY Artabras Publishers 1990 0896600106 / 9780896600102 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
B&w photos, with accompanying text, are used to depict the chronological progression of the involvement of the United States Army. Vol 1 - The War Against Germany: Europe and Adjacent Areas; Vol 2 - The War Against Germany and Italy: The Mediterranean and AdjacentAreas; Vol 3 - The War Against Japan. Book Conditions ; Near Fine; no text marks; a few small marks to covers; minimal wear. No Dust Jackets, in glossy cardboard slipcase. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5 West Chester Pike (Images of America) Edgcumbe, Stephen J.
Charleston SC Arcadia Publishing 2012 0738592447 / 9780738592442 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on half-title page : " Bruce, Thank you for your help ! Steve Edgcumbe 2012". Organized by Townships and Boroughs through which West Chester Pike (part of Route 3) runs, these vintage b&w photographs (1-2 per page) tell part of the story of Chester County's development in the 20th century.Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; 
Price: 12.50 USD
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6 Ireland (Flying High) Erin McCloskey
White Star Publishers 2005 8854400505 / 9788854400504 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
500+ aerial color photos of Ireland. Oblong hardcover, glossy boards. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; spine pulling away from boards due to weight of pages and oblong design, all pages secure; light wear to cover corners. No Dust Jacket as issued, glossy boards. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7 London Perceived Photographs By Evelyn Hofer EVELYN HOFER VICTOR SAWDON PRITCHETT
NewYork NY Harcourt Brace & World 1966 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
1st American Edition. Ode to London throughout history as well as the city in the 1960's. Text by V.S. Pritchett. Photos are full page - 18 color and 111 b&w. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light toning/wear to bottom boards and spine ends; some light age toning at page edges. Dust jacket Condition : Good; shelf wear to edges; spine ends, and corners; some toning around edges. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Exposed and Developed: Photography Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts Foresta, Merry Amanda
Washington DC Smithsonian Institute 1984 9995492806 / 9789995492809 Soft cover Good Plus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This work includes b&w, as well as color, photos and artist biographies/timelines for selections culled from 1,500 photos. These works date from 1968-81 and were taken by NEA-funded photographers. The collection now resides in the National Museum of American Art. 8 3/4' x 11' softcover. Book Condition : Good+; no internal markings; coffee mug ring stains at bottom right front cover; rubbing to covers especially at spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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100 Pictures of Norwich : The City of Gardens, Churches and Antiquities, Geo. A. Stephen (Selected and Described by)
9 100 Pictures of Norwich : The City of Gardens, Churches and Antiquities Geo. A. Stephen (Selected and Described by)
Norwich, England Jarrold & Sons, Ltd. 1935 Probable First Edition Hardcover (Pictorial Papercovered Boards) Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo up to 9" tall 
Black and white photographs with descriptions portraying the remarkable features of Norwich, England. Size: 8vo up to 9" tall . 109 pages. Book Condition : Good-; pages are lightly aged with a couple small spots and one tiny hole otherwise clean, unmarked, no creases or tears. Cover has some aging and chipping around the edges, heavier chipping to spine. Hinges are intact and pages secure. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Four Seasons of the Chesapeake Bay ( 2 Volume Set) Volume I: Spring-Summer & Volume II: Fall-Winter, Hamer, Red (Author and Photographer)
10 Four Seasons of the Chesapeake Bay ( 2 Volume Set) Volume I: Spring-Summer & Volume II: Fall-Winter Hamer, Red (Author and Photographer)
West Chester PA Four Seasons Book Publishers 1980 First Edition Hardcover Very Good + good + Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
The beautiful set is an all-color pictorial of the entire Chesapeake Bay with 508 photographs total. Two-volume set. Both books signed by the author / photographer on half-title page. Hardback - black simulated leather with gilt, in dustjackets. 1980, 1st editions. Book Conditions : Very Good; Except for small ownership stamping to front free endpapers both books are clean and crisp, no markings, no creases and no tears. Covers have some wear to spine ends. Dustjacket Conditions : Good+; light shelf wear with sun darkened spine, some rubbing especially to rear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Over Here: Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, During Wartime Heckles, Marianne (project manager)
Lancaster PA Lancaster County Historical Society 2008 0974016268 / 9780974016269 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Author (of four chapters) and Project Manager Marianne Heckles on Table of Contents page. Historical photo essay with supporting text documenting Lancaster Pennsylvania during wartime. Sections detail material drives; nursing; homecoming parades; Conscientious Objection and Alternative Service; historical reenactments; veterans groups and more. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text markings; light rubbing to covers and cover corner curling. 9" x 10" oblong. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Bygone Baltimore: A historical portrait Jacques Kelly
Norfolk VA The Donning Company 1982 0898651344 / 9780898651348 Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Author on label on half title page. Oversize softcover. Photo history with complementary text. Photos selected "to show typical, old Baltimore scenes and events". Subjects include Churches, Easter Parades, row homes, market days, much more. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; curling to cover corners causing page tip creasing to first few pages; crease to bottom left rear cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Along the Octorara (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) James Henry
Dover NH Arcadia Publishing 1999 0752405756 / 9780752405759 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Rich archival photos (usually 2 per page), many gathered from historical societies, with accompanying text, document the history of the Octorara Valley in Southeastern Pennsylvania straddling Chester and Lancaster counties. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; creasing and rubbing to covers. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14 Yellow Cars of Los Angeles (Interurbans special) Jim Walker
Glendale CA Interurban Press 1977 0916374254 / 9780916374259 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Subtitled : A Roster of Streetcars of Los Angeles Railway and Successors from the 1890's to 1963. Exhaustive survey history of trolley and cars used in Los Angeles. 318 pp. including well over 100 b& w photos, many diagrams, individual car histories, and much more. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; minimal wear. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light shelf wear along edges with a few small tears along top. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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15 Bucks County (PA) (Images of America) Kathleen Zingaro Clark
Charleston SC Arcadia Publishing 2006 0738545120 / 9780738545127 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Rich archival photos (usually 2 per page), many gathered from historical societies, with accompanying text, document the history of Bucks County Pennsylvania near Philadelphia. Quakerstown, Doylestown, Langhorne, Chalfont, and more. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; light cover corner wear; small crease to half title page; white label at bottom left rear. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Peaceful People: A Photographic Profile of the Amish, Martin, William L. (Edited By David E. Sill)
16 The Peaceful People: A Photographic Profile of the Amish Martin, William L. (Edited By David E. Sill)
Self-published By Author 1975 Limited First Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Limited First Edition photo essay on the Amish of Lancaster County Pennsylvania. Over 30 b&w photos are combined with Bible verses. Stapled softcover. 1975. Book Condition : Good; Clean and unmarked, no creases or tears. About half the pages have light rippling along the top foredge but there is no staining or smell. Cover has light rubbing and edge wear. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Urban Rhythms Human Rhythms Mayaud, Christian and Su Zhi Gang
Beijing, China Beijing Film Academy 2005 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Collaborative French and Chinese project showcasing 9 photographers using Rhythm as a unifying theme. Chapters by individual students include Aphasia City, Beat, Windows of the City, The Red Wall, and more. All text has English, French, and Chinese translations. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; light wear to cover wraps. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Viewing Olmsted: Photographs by Robert Burley, Lee Friedlander, and Geoffrey James Phyllis Lambert
Cambridge MA The MIT Press 1997 0262621169 / 9780262621168 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
50 b&w and 18 color photos from some of Frederick Law Olmsted's most famous landscape designs - Biltmore, Rockwood Hall, numerous parks (Central, Jackson, Prospect, and others), and cemeteries. Several essays and interviews with each photographer. Book Condition : Good; no text marks, two rubber stamps on title page; stain at bottom right rear cover; light rubbing and creasing to covers; cover corner creasing. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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19 George Krause - 1 Power, Mark; George Krause
haverford, Pennsylvania, US Toll & Armstrong 1972 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book George Krause Signed by Illustrator(s)
Beautiful and moving photographs by this Philadelphia photographer. Photos were taken in that city plus numerous places in the US, and also in Spain, Portugal, Ecuador, Uruguay, Mexico. Signed by artist. Black cloth boards with white titles, white illustrated dust jacket; [74] pp. 60 black and white full-page illustrations. Condition: Very Good, light toning to jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Along Pennsylvania's Lincoln Highway (PA) (Postcard History Series) Richard W. Funk
Charleston SC Arcadia Publishing 2006 0738545112 / 9780738545110 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Grouped by subject, this collection of b&w postcards documents the evolution the Lincoln Highway (Route 30) through Pennsylvania. Sections cover motels and restaurants, sections of the highway, roadside attractions and tourist stops. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; slight curling to cover corners. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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