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1 Detective Weekly Dec. 9, 1939 Issue
NY Red Star News Co. Vol. 155, No. 2. Fair + Book 
11 stories and features. 112 browned pages. Tattered cover, binding still strong. Cover art shows man in fedora firing a handgun. Includes 3 "novelets -- " "At Arm's Length"by Erle Stanley Gardner; 'Pat and Mike and Murder" by William Brandon, and "Laugh, Clowns!" by Hugh B. Cave. Also a special feature by J. Edgar Hoover, "Problems of Law Enforcement. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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2 Deutsch Sudwest Afrika / Vorlaufige Ausgabe / Blatt12. /Grootfontein
Berlin Abteilung Der Landesaufnahme 1910 Very Good Map 23.5 In Wide By 29 in. Tall 
-Antique map, dated 1910, showing 1 section of a 9-section series of folding topographical maps for German Southwest Africa (later transferred to Britain and now an independent state known as Namibia). Very good condition overall. Place names and map key in German. Consists of 15 separate panels, each 4.75 by 9.5 inches, glued to heavy linen (or possibly canvas?), meant for folding and easy transport. A couple of panels have loose corners, and there are a few loose threads. Most remain firmly attached. Rear side of one panel is age-darkened (likely the panel that was most exposed to light.) This panel also has a handwritten label glued to the linen, plus an oval seal, similar to a postmark. Scale 1:400,000. Shows the town of Grootfontein, and nearby farming estates. Areas shown include Kalk Plateau, Owangowa Veld, and Hoch Plateau, all parts of a larger area labeled Omahe. Political subdivisions that are labeled include Bexirksamt Grootfontein; Districksamt Gobabis and Bexirksamt Waterberg (with a question mark.). Mostly black and white but with pastel shading of brown and blue to indicate rivers, lakes and hills. A label on left edge reads, in English, "South West African Company." A word and 2 arrows are lightly pencilled in script on left edge; no other markings. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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3 DU Cultural Monthly -- December 1961 Issue
Zurich Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Periodical Folio - 13 in tall. 
Folio size magazine with thumbing, some corner creasing, and rubbed spot on spine. Featured article centers on work of Giambattista Tiepolo, 1696-1770, with 7 tipped in color plates mounted on card stock. . Also articles on angel motifs, Japanese Zen gardens, pilgrims climbing Croagh Patric in Ireland. Color cover shows a young child holding the hand of a woman, a detail of "Schutzengelgruppe", a 1763 painting by Ignaz Gunther. Many full page ads showing fashions of the 60s. Most text in German, with a brief English outline of the contents. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 JFK Prayer Card
Philadelphia Jefferies & Mainz Very Good Ephemera 
Cardboard print of John F. Kennedy head portrait, with black border, title in Gothic type. Reverse side displays a one-paragraph generic mourning prayer by St. Ambrose, plus a longer prayer for "mercy upon Thy servant John" with closing line stating: (Indulgence 500 days -- Raccolta 600" Corners slightly rubbed but still flat, mostly bright and square. Size: 2.5 In Wide By 4 in High 
Price: 3.00 USD
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5 JFK Prayer Card
Philadelphia Jefferies & Mainz Very Good Ephemera 
Cardboard print of John F. Kennedy head portrait, with black border, title in Gothic type. Reverse side displays a one-paragraph generic mourning prayer by St. Ambrose, plus a longer prayer for "mercy upon Thy servant John" with closing line stating: (Indulgence 500 days -- Raccolta 600" Corners slightly rubbed but still flat, mostly bright and square. Size: 2.5 In Wide By 4 in High 
Price: 3.00 USD
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6 Karte Der Gebiete Am sudlichenTanganjika Und Rukwa-See
1904 Map Very Good Map Sprigade, Paul, Cartographer 
An antique German colonial topographical folding map, divided into 24 panels mounted on dark gray linen (or canvas) with cartography by Paul Sprigade, dated 1904. Geographical names and publication data in German. Very good condition, no tears. Shows the region east of Lake Tanganyika, including Lake Rukwa. The mapped area stretches from longitude 30 to 34 degrees and latitude from 6 to 8 degrees 30 minute. Scale is 1:500,000. Tribal areas shown include Ukonongo, Itamba, Uwende, Wungu, Ugala, Ufipa, West Rungwa, Mpimbue. Title box in lower left corner gives this additional information in German: "Hauptsaichlich nach den Aufnahmen des Hauptmann v. Prittwitz u. Gaffron und mit Benutzung unveroffenlichter Aufnahmen von Bezirksamim v. Elpons, Oberleufn H. Fonck, OPberleufn. Glauning, Bontaniker Goetze, D'Kandf, Oberleufn v. Marwitz, Major v. Natzmer, Haupfm. Ramsay. Bezirksamfm, Zache, sowie aller anderen veroffentlichten Materialien bearbeitef von P. Sprigade, gezeichnet von H. Nobiling." Size: 39.5 In Wide By 26.5 In Tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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7 Karte Heilligenstadt Eichsfeld
1911 Folding Map Map 
Folded antique topographical map of Heiligenstadt and many smaller cities and towns in Eichsfeld district of Germany. Labeled "385. Heiligenstadt." Cities included on the eastern end of the map are Dingelstadt. Kullstedt, Beuren, Leinefeld and Hundeshagen. On the northern side, Nesselroden and Wollmarshausen; on western side, Witzenhausen and Mollenfelde; on southern side, Allendorf and Wiesenfeld.Moutains and rivers are shown in grayish-green pastels. Scale 1 to 100,000. Stamped at bottom edge "Carl Victor Cassel." Moderate toning of margins. No tears Size: 15 in Tall By 17 in. Wide 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Karte Heilligenstadt Eichsfeld
1911 No Binding Very Good No Jacket Map 
Folded antique topographical map of Heiligenstadt and many smaller cities and towns in Eichsfeld district of Germany. Labeled "385. Heiligenstadt." Cities included on the eastern end of the map are Dingelstadt. Kullstedt, Beuren, Leinefeld and Hundeshagen. On the northern side, Nesselroden and Wollmarshausen; on western side, Witzenhausen and Mollenfelde; on southern side, Allendorf and Wiesenfeld.Moutains and rivers are shown in grayish-green pastels. Scale 1 to 100,000. Stamped at bottom edge "Carl Victor Cassel." Moderate toning of margins. No tears. Size: 15 in Tall By 17 in Wide 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Karte Von Deutsch Ostafrika -- C4. Turu
Berlin Dietrich Reimer Very Good Book 
An antique German folding map showing a section of German East Africa. Eighteen panels mounted on dark grey linen or canvas. Printed in pastels, mostly tan and blue. Very good condition, no rips. Encompasses an area between 34 and 36 degrees longitude, and 4 to 5 degrees, 30 minutes latitude. areas shown include Iramba and Lake Eyasi in the north, Turu in the mid-section and Ussure andUssandaui in the south. Constructed by Dr. R. Kiepert in association with M. Moisel and P. Sprigade. Scale 1:300,000. Postmark like stamping on reverse side has an ink notation of "3281 XVIII" and a handwritten label. Map not dated but probably circa 1910. Photos available upon request. Size: 30 In Wide By 24.5 In Tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Karte Von Deutsch Ostafrika -- E.5 Kissaki
Berlin Reimer & Vohsen 1902 Paper Mounted on Linen Very Good Map 
A German colonial folding map, using cartography of M. Moisel, showing the Kissaki region of the German East Africa colony (today a portion of Tanzania). Mostly beige pastels showing mountain ranges and other topographical features. Well preserved, no tears or stains. The 21-panel map, mounted on dark grey linen, folds to hip-pocket size. Area shown has coordinates of 36 to 38 degrees longitude and 7 to 8 degrees, 30 miniutes latitude. 1:3000,000 scale. Place names and tribal names shown include Mahenge,Wahehe, Wassagar, Wapogoro, Ngange, Magali. Labels and key in German. Size: 31 in Wide By 24 in High 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 Karte Von Deutsch-Sudwest Afrika -- Blatt 24 Gibeon-Bethanien
Berlin 1911 Paper Mounted on Linen Very Good Map 
Publisher's name obscured by crease -- approximately: Topographischen Abeilung der Landesaufnahm. Vorlaufige Ausgabe. May be connected with the Empire Land Survey Office which did map work in Southwest Africa circa 1900. A general topographical map showing the Zwiebel-Hochebene Plateau (now known as the Nanania Plateau) of southern Namibia, including the villages of Gibeon and Bethanien. The central segment of a nine-segment mapping project. Consists of 15 separate panels mounted on lightly stained cream linen. Corner of one panel has lifted off the backing; rest are secure. Light soil and staining in margins. Mostly black labels and boundaries on light tan background, with blue lines indicating rivers. Geographical coordinates: 16 degrees longitude east to 21 degrees longitude; 33 degrees latitude north to 28 degrees latitude. Other labels shown: Schwarz-Rand; Tiras-Hoch flache; Tiras-Sandfeld. Scale: 1:400,000 Size: 23.5 In Wide By 28.5 In High 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Karte Von Deutsche-Ostafrika -- A-3 Viktoria-See
Berlin Dietrick Reimer (Ernst Vohsen) 1915 Map Very Good + Map 
Title: Karte von Deutsch-Ostafrika - A-3 Victoria-See. Price $25. Horizontal format, approx. 3 1 in wide by 24 in high, divided into 15 separate vertical panels, each 4.5 by 8.5 in.m mounted on gray heavy linen (or canvas) for easy folding and transport. Primarily a multi-colored topographical map, dated 1915, showing eastern and southern shorelines of Lake Victoria (Viktoria-See) in the former German East Africa colony. Very good condition. Subtitled along top border: "bearbeited von P. Sprigade and M. Moisel." Place names and margin notes in German. Publisher: Dietrich Reimer (Ernst Vohnsen) in Berlin. Bottom margin note: "Neubearbeitung, abgeschlossen 1 July 1915. Construiert v. gezeichnet v. R. Fischer. Scale: 1:300,000. Coordinates: Lat. 1-2 degrees 30 minutes; Long. 32 to 34 degrees. On back side is a hand-printed label and a round unclear postmark-like stamping, with ink numbers "3281 (or A) IV." Among place names on the map are Bezirk, Nabujongo Is., Ukiroba, Mjita, Butimba, Speke-Glof, Massa, Ukerewe, Schisu Is, Wassimriti. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Karte Von Togo -- B.1. Jendi
Berlin Dietrich Reimer 1907 Map Good Map 25. In Tall By 28.5 In Wide 
A German colonial folding map consisting of 18 separate panels of paper mounted on tan linen backing, printed in beige tones. Good condition, but somewhat fragile, with some tears between panels. Scale 1:200,000. Encompasses portion of former German colony of Togolan, roughly from latitude 9 degrees to 10 degrees and longitude 0 to 0 degrees 40'. Shows topographical features, plus towns, rail stations and dams. Place names in German and tribal languages. Regions shown, besides Jendi, include Konkomba, Dago, Nanumba, Gondjanta, Tschokossi, Bapure. Several rubber stampings on linen backside of map, reading "Kolonial -Wirtschaftliches Komittee." Pastedown label. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Karte Vorlaufige Ausgabe -- Blatt 20 -- Maltahohe-Rehoboth
Berlin Abteilung Der Landesaufnahme 1910 Paper on Heavy Linen Very Good Map 
A German colonial era folding map showing a district in German Southwest Africa (contemporary Namibia.) Pastel paper, divided into 15 panels and mounted on cream-colored linen. Very clean, no tears. Shows some roads and topographical features, Scale of 1:400,000. Rehoboth, formerly a bantustan before independence. Maltahohe is in south-central Namibia. Other features shown incolude Uribuib-Gebirge and Haros-gebirge. Size: 23.5 In Wide By 28.5 In High 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Lot of 2 Pope John Paul II Prayer Cards
Near Fine Ephemera 
Two wallet-sized prayer cards honoring Pope Paul John II One shows a glossy color photo of the pope with staff, conferring a blessing. Text on rear side reads: In Memoriam His Holiness Pope John Paul II with a "Be Not Afraid" passage giving highlights of his church career. The other, a two-color head & shoulders oval photo was printed in Italy on the occasion of his beatification May 1, 2011. Fancy border, imitating crochet work. Photos available on request. Size: 4 in Tall By 2.25 in Wide 
Price: 4.00 USD
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16 Rosenquist in Moscow 1961-1991
Tampa, Fla. Klay Printing 1991 First Edition. Trade Paperback Very Good + Book Rosenquist, James 
142 pp. on heavy glossy stock, Very slight rubbing on spine, 2 or 3 pages have corner creases. No markings, nearly new. Half-inch brownish spot on rear cover. More than 60 full-color plates and many b&w plates trace the artistic career of James Rosenquist in this catalog for a retrospective exhibition that took place at the Tretyakov Museum in Moscow. An 8-page critique by Donald J. Saff gives an overview; an additional essay by Craig Adcock is titled "James Rosenquist's 'F-111' : A Guernica for our Times." Text and captions are bilingual -- Russian and English; cover title is in Russian. Also includes candid photos of the artist at work. A scarce item. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Set of 4 Saint Prayer Cards
Card Stock Very Good Ephemera 
Four prayer cards in glossy color, honoring St. Andrew, St. Christopher bearing the Christ child, St. Theresa with cross and rose bouquet and St. Michael the Archangel in battle, stepping on the head of Satan. Prayers on the reverse side of each card.Theresa card bent on bottom corner; others are flat. All distributed by the Autom religious products company. Size: 2.5 In Wide By 4 in High 
Price: 4.00 USD
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18 The Junior Instructor Book -- Book 1
Faux Leather Cloth Fair No Jacket Textbook 
219 pp. on coated stock. Heavy rubbing on corners of light green boards. Spine faded and rubbed. Dozens of small cartoon like sketches embossed into cover. First few pages loose and defaced with pencil scribbles. Most of text clean. Title and copyright pages missing, but this appears to be an F.A. Owens reader from the early 1940s. Scores of articles, poems and short stories for children in the 4 to 10 age bracket. Numerous two-color illustrations. Size: Folio -- 12 in Tall 
Price: 7.50 USD
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19 The Story of Our Time -- Encyclopedia Yearbook 1948
NY Grolier Society Leatherette Very Good + No Jacket Book 8vo --9.75 in Tall 
431 pp. on coated stock, with numerous b& w photos. No markings. Upper corners bumped, slight wear on spine edges. Condensed chronology of world events, plus developments summarized for many industries and fields. Ideal gift for someone born in that year. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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20 "Richmond" (Anonymous) Richmond: Scenes in the Life of a Bow Street Runner
NY Dover Publications 1976 Reprint. Trade Papeback Very Good No Jacket Book 
266 pp. Diagonal crease to front cover. Else near fine. Text clean. Subtitle: The first collection of detective soties (1827) in English. Author unknown; some critics believe it could be either Thomas Skinner Surr or Thomas Gaspey. Introduction by E.F. Beleiler with details about early police work in London. B Size: 4to 10.25 in. Tall 
Price: 6.00 USD
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