M. Cooper -1758, 1752
engraved songsheets, 2 double-page, the rest single, for voice and continuo (figured bass), each with a fine engraving at the head, lower outer corner torn from first sheet without loss to engraved surface, 1 other with a piece torn from the fore-margin with slight loss to 4 staves, first 2 leaves reinforced at gutter, sporadic minor soiling or staining, 8vo, contemporary calf, rebacked somewhat crudely in a darker calf so that it now resembles a half binding, front inner hinge reinforced with strong tape, good. The Bodleian Library has 2 similar 'made up volumes', one of 60 songs, the other of 75 (the latter including a title-page). The topics are amourous and convivial, &c. In most cases we are told who sang the song, or where it was sung, theatres and gardens, including Marybon. Armorial bookplate of Peter Ramsay, Banker, Edinburgh, and a note recording the volume as being in the Tyssen sale at Leigh Sotheby, December 1801 (possibly Lot 2239 - 'Songs, with music and plates'). The New Universal Magazine, or Gentleman's and Lady's Polite Instructor, 1752-1758 is recorded in ESTC at Bodley, National Trust, Chicago and Yale. (see ESTC P2511). Artikel-Nr.: 59129.
Universal Publishing, 1970
Published by J. Hinton no date given c1760, London, 1760
, hand coloured map of Flanders, originally published as part of a magazine First Edition , edges are worn, lower margin on right side hs been trimmed with no loss to the map, several tears along the folds with only slight loss to the image, slight sunning to top corner, image is bright, map in poor condition , 31.5 cm x 38 cm map ISBN: Artikel-Nr.: 73878.
Graz-Wien, Universal, 1960
450 S, mit 124 teils mehrfarbigen Abb. im Text, 8 ganzseitigen Bildtafeln und 128 Fotos. Schnitte und Ränder stockfleckig. Schuber beklebt und handschriftlich beschriftet. Sonst sauberes und solides Exemplar ohne weitere Gebrauchs- oder Lagerspuren. ****An unsere Kunden in Deutschland: Versand nach Deutschland einmal in der Woche ab Freilassing mit der Deutschen Post. Unsere Rechnungen an deutsche Kunden enthalten deutsche Umsatzsteuer!*** - Bei internationalen Sendung kommt es gelegentlich noch zu Verzögerungen infolge Covid19. *** Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1050 gr8°, Orgleinen mit SU und einfacher Kartonschuber. Zweite Auflage. Artikel-Nr.: 66119.
Universal Publishing, 1970
New York 1938, Time. Pictorial stiff wrappers, very good, a solid, clean full issue, 26.6 x 36 cm., 42 black & white photos, lower right corner a bit worn, else excellent copy. *IMPORTANT NANJING RAPE ISSUE* FIRST & ONLY RARE EDITION . *** **** *** . . JANUARY 10, 1038 . . AN IMPORTANT ISSUE OF THE MAGAZINE . . DOCUMENTING THREE CRITICAL FIRST REPORTED STORIES: . . . 1. JAPANESE BOMBING & SINKING OF THE USS PANAY . . AN AMERICAN GUNBOAT IN THE YANGTZE RIVER . . . 2. JAPANESE ARMY RAPE OF NANJING . . . 3. CHINESE REFUGEES PANIC EVACUATION UP THE . .YANGTZE RIVER AS THE JAPANESE MILITARY FORCE ADVANCES . . * This issue of LIFE MAGAZINE covers three critical stories out of North China> . THE AIR ATTACK BY JAPANESE ON THE USS PANAY IN THE YANGTZE RIVER: . 1. The Japanese dive-bombed and strafed the American gun boat just up river from Nanjing killing many and sinking the vessel. The true report with 37 black & white photographs of Japanese aircraft attacking, bombing & machine gun strafing the USS Panay. . The Panay took aboard the maximum passengers possible from the panic-stricken foreign population in Nanjing just as the Japanese brutally attacked the city. Then moved up river, the next afternoon the Japanese launched their attack on the well marked American ship, sinking it, killing many and wounding substantial numbers of passengers and U.S. Navy seamen. Photographed by Norman Alley, Universal Pictures. * THE JAPANESE RAPE, MURDER & TERROR IN NANJING: . 2. An important story, recording for posterity the Japanese brutal attack on Nanjing, killing thousands of Chinese on sight, men, women and children were viciously machine gunned, bayoneted and beheaded. For several days the Japanese army troops commanded by Lieutenant-Genera Iwane Matsui ["The Butcher of Nanjing] pillaged, raped and murdered indiscriminately throughout Nanjing. Supported with photographs of the Japanese brutal attack, RAPE, murder & terrorism at Nanjiing. Photographed by Associated Press photographers. . * 3. CHINESE REFUGEE MILLIONS STAMPEDE UP THE YANGTZE: NANJING CITIZENS BOARD STEAMER, HEADING TO HANGKOW.: . Citizens of Nanjing with enough money to buy a ticket up the Yangtze river 400 miles from Nanjing panic rush to board awaiting steamers. One and three-quarters large photograph taken by Associated Press photographers. . * Original photographs & articles documenting the historic events. . * Color scans are posted to our website. . *. Artikel-Nr.: 38027401.
Korea: 208 pp, m. Abb./illustrations, 30 x 22,5 cm, Broschur / Softcover. (ISSN 2092-5190), 2092
New York : United Israel World-Union, 1951
Paperback. Wrappers, 8vo, 28 cm. , 20 pages, illustrated. Bimonthly publication of the " first incorporated Jewish missionary society in modern times, established in New York City in 1944 by the journalist David Horowitz. " to bring converts to Judaism (EJ) . UIWU aims to represent a universal version of the Hebraic faith to the non-Jewish world—to spread Judaism to non-Jews. An interesting facet of early post-Holocaust Jewish thought. OCLC lists 5 libraries worldwide holding this title. Small tears at one corner, slight wear, otherwise very good condition. (Holo22-42-11) period1, Rab7, Artikel-Nr.: 26530.
Click here to view a short video presentation.[Periodicals, 18th Century, England, British History, map]. Short video captures condition much better than words. Please watch prior to purchase to ensure a clear understanding of the book. The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure. Published 1794, London by W. Bent. Bound collection of 6 monthly issues (January - June 1794). 480 pages total. Period leather 1/4 binding, raised bands, gilt lettering, date and title to spine, marbled covers. Covers rubbed, joints cracked, front cover weakened but still firmly attached. However, binding remains tight and sound throughout. Internally sound & tight,overall clean, some light to moderate old damp staining to some leaves. Contains fine allegorical frontis, three fold out English County maps [Rutlandshire, Shropshire & Somersetshire], along with six other full page engravings. With a broad range of topics including politics, topography, current events, history, agriculture, diseases, letters, fiction & poetry, etc. Book measures: 8 1/2" H X 5 1/2" W.[V1840]. good. Artikel-Nr.: 123987517642.
Click here to view a short video presentation.[Periodicals, 18th Century, England, British History, London]. Short video captures condition much better than words. Please watch prior to purchase to ensure a clear understanding of the book. The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure. Published 1793, London by W. Bent. Bound collection of 6 monthly issues (July - December 1793). 480 pages total, with 11 (of 17?) engraved plates. Allegorical Frontis, 5 maps & 5 views. Period leather 1/4 binding, raised bands, gilt lettering, date and title to spine, marbled covers. Covers rubbed, joints cracked, front cover weakened but still firmly attached. However, binding remains tight and sound throughout. Internally sound & tight,overall clean, some light old damp staining to some leaves. Contains five fold out English County maps [Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Northumberland, Oxfordshire & Notinghamshire], along with several other full page engravings. With a lengthy 3 pp. description of Washington D. C., a broad range of topics including politics, topography, current events, history, agriculture, letters, fiction & poetry, etc. Book measures: 8 1/2" H X 5 1/2" W.[V1841]. good. Artikel-Nr.: 193221977178.
John Hinton, London, 1764
Universal, USA, 1960
Paperback. 66 pages. Features: Drag Racing at Riverside, CA; Slingshot dragster of Darrell Zimmerman of Julesburg, CO; Thar She Blows! - hook up a supercharger for a better E.T.; '40 Ford - George Stavro; Check that Oil Loss! - look to the valve area; Dragula - dragster belonging to Bill Satnick; Converting jugs to run 100% nitro!; Cool Aluminum Heads; Safety standards for Go-Kart construction; Shock Therapy; and more. Above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. First Edition. Fair. Artikel-Nr.: 301H2174.
1. Auflage, Domkowsky & Co., Leipzig, 1932. 95 S. mit Noten, Halbleinen-Einband, quart, (fleckig/etwas gebräunt/bestoßen)---- Große Universal-Sammlung mit besonderer Berücksichtigung eines leichten, vollklingenden Begleitungsspieles / Hansa-Ausgabe - 670 Gramm. Artikel-Nr.: 2M2524.
Universal, USA, 1958
Paperback. 66 pages. Features: Pin-Stripers of the East - with photos of cars belonging to Ronald Lussier, Al Cravero, Tony Kinta, Leo Burnett, Hal Gray, Andy Southard, Jr.; 1957 World Series Drags - great photo-illustrated article which includes list of winners; Powr-Lok - article on this early posi-trac-style product; How to beef your valve springs; Fred Steele and his 'Purple Pride'; Chrysler Power for your Ford; and more. Above-average wear. Prior owner's name on front cover and title page. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. First Edition. Fair. Artikel-Nr.: 301H2171.
Universal, USA, 1958
Paperback. 66 pages. Features: Dual Exhaust Systems; Dual Carb Installation; Triples for Strip or Street; Porting & Polishing; Inexpensive 4-barrel action; Easy dual-tripple set-up; Six Pots for Power; Hot Cams; Magneto Magic; Raising Compression; Clutch Control; and more. Above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. First Edition. Fair. Artikel-Nr.: 301H2175.
Embroiderer's Association of Canada, Inc., Canada, 1992
Paperback. 16 pages. Features: Embroidery - A Universal Language; Needlwork Samplers - Their Significance and Simplicity; The History and Manufacturing Process of Needles; World-Class Courturier for Dolls; Mini Lesson - Not Leftovers Again; Transfer Paints and Dyes; Youth Embroiders; and more. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. First Edition. Good. Artikel-Nr.: 749G0771.
Popular Science, USA, 1959
Paperback. Features: Why you can't fool the radar cops; 3-panel colour fold-out - Man's fastest rides on land, sea and air; The Navy's inert fabrication mill being built by Universal Cyclops Steel Corp. at Bridgeville, PA; Why Men Murder; Learning to live with the sonic boom; Riding Lawn Mowers; and more. Average wear. Sound copy. First Edition. Good. Artikel-Nr.: 813A1415.
Universal, USA, 1956
Paperback. 82 pages. Features: Be your own electrician; Build a spark plug tester; Transform your Taillights; '32 Ford Roadster of Joe Hess; You can do a Chrysler Engine Conversion; New Shock Absorbers; '52 Catalina built by Peter Martino, Jr. of Providence, RI; Mohagany Magic - custom built by Donald Bruce of New York City; Build and use a timing light; Riots at recent Daytona Speed Week not caused by hot rodders; Honors for Chrisman Brothers; L.I.T.A. Hot Rods; Try a Super-Charger!; How to install an engine-saving oil filter; Electric Fuel Pumps for Hotted-up Engines; James Ruhe - '51 Ford Victoria; Stuart Randall - '30-'32 Ford Rod; and more. Above-average wear. Writing on front cover and title page. Binding intact. A worthy vintage copy. First Edition. Fair. Artikel-Nr.: 301H2172.
2387xx Sowetsk (Kaliningrad) - früher Tilsit - Gustav Kromat. Universal-Einrichtungs-Magazin.Geschäftspostkarte. Beschrieben und postalisch gelaufen. 14,3 x 8,7 cm. Datiert von 1914. Keine Ablagelochung, Ecken und Kanten gering bestoßen.Mit Briefmarke.Abbildung eines Wappen. Sprache: d. Artikel-Nr.: G394.
Canada, Universal Publishing, 1964
Doll Artisan Guild, USA, 1996
Paperback. 74 pages. Features: Li'l Tough - Gebruder Heubach's little bisque boy originally appeared around 1910; Bebe Francais - a late bebe with striking features, this Jumeau doll made her first appearance one century ago; A Kestner Adventure - this German character doll is known as both 'Ana' and 'Anita' - learn how to pour and clothe this child of Kestner; A Simple Saddle Stand - how to make one that acts as a harness rather than a clamp; The Mysterious Snow Angel - Helen Schaeffer introduces her own snow angel; The Virgin Madonna - Susanna Llorente imbues Seeley's American Madonna with her own impressions of the universal concept of femininity, hope and creation. Strip of mover's tape across front cover, otherwise unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. First Edition. Fair. Artikel-Nr.: 348G2460.
London: Stephen Austen Camberledge, 1784
8° , Halbleder, neu gebunden, 404 u. 386 S., einige Kupferstiche beigebunden, Handschriftliche Anmerkungen am Vorsatzblatt, Name am Titelblatt, Buch in altersbedingt sehr gutem Zustand, Buchseiten weisen allerdings teilw. Wasserflecken auf Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 920. 2 Bände in einem,. Gut. Artikel-Nr.: 51817.
Universal Magazine 1748, 1748
Soldier of Fortune Magazine Inc., USA, 1993
Paperback. 98 pages. Features: ATF tries to hide Waco investigation files; Why we lost in 'nam - by David Hackworth; Angola hiring Mercs; Prophet cult; U.S. Military to Draft Women?; H&K's Universal Self-loading pistol; Afghanistan now terrorist haven. Average wear. Solid unmarked copy. First Edition. Good. Artikel-Nr.: 13104278.
Printed for the Author, London, 1790, 1790
First edition. (4), 672, (4) pp. + 12 engraved portraits. Contemporary half-leather binding with red spine label and five raised bands. Corners bumped, boards quite heavilly rubbed. Interior with some occasional foxing, some pages somewhat creased at upper corner, some pages with minor tears at upper margin. Page 133 with ca 3 1/2 inch tear, page 266 with paper loss at upper corner (without text loss, though), last few pages with minor dampstaining. Monthly magazine founded 1778 by British methodist leader John Wesley, and named after the Dutch theologian Jacobus Arminius. Artikel-Nr.: 165468.
London: John Hinton, 1776. *, 1776
8vo 380 pages, continuous pagination, plus 4pp Index. Old boards, very worn, with taped harness to bridge the split in binding (book is in two halves). Very little of backstrip remains. Traces of old browned sellotape between some sections. Frontis., fine armorial title, 17 plates (one folding) but without the 2 maps. Artikel-Nr.: _44361_R_.
The Curtis Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA USA, 1947
Paperback. 296 pages. Special Features: Making Marriage Work; Connoisseurship and Nineteenth-Century French Painting (inc. full page colour print of "La Mousme" by Vincent Van Gogh 1888); We Arm for Peace: The Case for Universal Military Training; Killer of Women (Cervical Cancer); Fashion - 1947 Christian Dior; Inside Charleston; Nutrition and Pregnancy; The Rh Factor; How Canada Lives: Meet John Retallacks of Woodlands, Quebec. Many articles on parenting, decorating, food and homemaking (inc. recipes), short stories and poetry. Full page colour vintage print advertising including Avon Cosmetics, Palmolive, Seven-Up (7-Up), Camay, Chevrolet and Singer Sewing Machines. Full double page (pg 168-169) colour movie poster for Cecil DeMille's "Unconquered" starring Gary Cooper. Above-average wear. Tape repairs to page 3. Covers present but separated from textblock. Pg. 46 Large tear. First Edition. Fair. Artikel-Nr.: 146C5987.