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1 1979 Wire Photo of Fidel Castro, President of Cuba
Associated Press/Baltimore Sun 1979 Photograph Very Good + 
Associated Press/Baltimore Sun, 1979. Photograph. Very Good +. [Cuba] 1979 Wire Photo of Fidel Castro. Original Associated Press wire photo print of Castro in a typically defiant posture with the caption: “ HAVANA, CUBA, Sept. 3 [1979] - - CUBAN PRESIDENT SPEAKS - - Fidel Castro, Cuban President spoke at the opening of the 6th Non-Aligned Summit Meetings today and delivered a strongly ani-American addressed [sic] to the leaders of countries from all over the world. (AP LASERPHOTO).” This print is from the archives of the Baltimore Sun and because it was from a working archive, it has hand written notes and crop marks on the image as well as date stamps and pencil notes (“A4 w/Soviets,” “10/3/79,” etc.) on the back side. Light creases, edge wear and yellowing. 
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Ada Agnes Silver by E.W. Oldham - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
2 Ada Agnes Silver by E.W. Oldham - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Ada Agnes Silver by E.W. Oldham, nd, 11 by 14.2 cm, unused, fine. “In Harmony” with an image of dachshunds and rabbits. A81-8 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Alexander Winthrop Pope by Jay Chambers - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
3 Alexander Winthrop Pope by Jay Chambers - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Alexander Winthrop Pope by Jay Chambers, 1903 or 1905 (hard to read), 6.1 by 8.1 cm, used, near fine. Chambers, a student of Howard Pyle, was a prolific bookplate designer with over a hundred plates to his name (Butler, p. 61). Pope was a bookplate collector with a special interest in Masonic plates. A75-30 
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Alfred Dyke Acland - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
4 Alfred Dyke Acland - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

Alfred Dyke Acland, no designer, nd, 7.8 by 11.4 cm, unused, very good. A striking falcon plate, Acland (1858-1937) was a distinguished British Army officer who, in 1885, married into the well-known bookselling family of W.H. Smith. A12-20 
Price: 20.00 USD
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American Jewish Historical Society/Max J. Kohler Memorial Collection - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
5 American Jewish Historical Society/Max J. Kohler Memorial Collection - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
American Jewish Historical Society/Max J. Kohler Memorial Collection, no designer, nd, 8 by 10.7 cm, used, very good with light rippling and tiny corner creases. A15-15 
Price: 15.00 USD
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B. George Ulizio by REB - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
6 B. George Ulizio by REB - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
B. George Ulizio by “REB,” nd, 5.8 by 7.8 cm, used, near fine. Ulizio (1889-1969) was a businessman and avid book collector. He was friends with A. Edward Newton and Morris Parrish and purchased from many well-known booksellers and auction houses, including A.S.W. Rosenbach. His collections are now held by Kent State. Dickinson, p. 317. A85-20 
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Charles Dexter Allen - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
7 Charles Dexter Allen - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Charles Dexter Allen, no designer, nd, 6.7 by 8.4 cm, used, near fine. Not only an avid book collector, Allen is the author of the classic American Book-Plates. A13-25 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Charles Downer Hazen - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
8 Charles Downer Hazen - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Charles Downer Hazen, no designer, nd, 10 by 8.6 cm, used, near fine with faint crease in upper right corner. A lovely image of a print shop is the focal point of Professor Hazen’s bookplate. Hazen is a historian and author who wrote The French Revolution and Napoleon, History of Europe 1870-1919, Alsace-Lorraine under German Rule, etc. A56-15 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Cheltenham Ladies College by Edmund H. New - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
9 Cheltenham Ladies College by Edmund H. New - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Cheltenham Ladies College by Edmund H. New, nd (c.1880s), 8.4 by 12.8, used, near fine. The Cheltenham Ladies College is in Cheltenham, England, and was founded in 1853. The motto reads: “Coelesti Luce Crescat” (May She Grow in Heavenly Light). A28-20 
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Chillingham Castle, Northumberland - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
10 Chillingham Castle, Northumberland - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Chillingham Castle, no designer, nd, 8.5 by 4.6 cm, unused, very good with wear at two corners. Chillingham is a medieval castle in the village of Chillingham in the northern part of Northumberland, England. It was the seat of the Grey and Bennet families from the 15th century until the 1980s. A29-15 
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Collegii Vigorniensis Bibliotheca (Worcester College Library of the University of Oxford) by E.H. New - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
11 Collegii Vigorniensis Bibliotheca (Worcester College Library of the University of Oxford) by E.H. New - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Collegii Vigorniensis Bibliotheca (Worcester College Library of the University of Oxford) by E.H. New, 1924, 8.1 by 11.7 cm, used, very good (imperfections in the paper have it a bit thin on two corners). This library was complete in 1736, and the reading room remains much like New’s depiction. A97-30 
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Evert Bancker by Henry Dawkins - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
12 Evert Bancker by Henry Dawkins - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Evert Bancker by Henry Dawkins, nd (probably designed sometime between 1760-1775), 8.2 by 10.1 cm, unused, fine, RESTRIKE (later printing using the original copper plate). A restrike of a truly early American plate. Dawkins worked in Philadelphia and New York, and was convicted of forgery in 1776 and sentenced to hang (Butler, p. 64). Allen 54. A18-75 
Price: 75.00 USD
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F.J. Thairlwall - Bookplate (Ex Libris) - Shakespeare Bookpile Design
13 F.J. Thairlwall - Bookplate (Ex Libris) - Shakespeare Bookpile Design
Very Good 
F.J. Thairlwall, no designer, 1895, 10 by 12 cm, very good, stamp hinges on upper corners have stained the front of the plate (see image). A wonderful bookpile bookplate with a bust of Shakespeare on top. Possibly done by Thairlwall himself – he was at one time chairman of the Ex Libris Society and produced a couple of designs. A83-12 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Fred Robinson Heryer - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
14 Fred Robinson Heryer - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Fred Robinson Heryer, no designer, nd, oval, 5.5 by 5.3 cm, used, near fine. An ingenious bookplate designed to look like a Greek coin. Printed on heavy gold-colored foil with embossed lettering and image of Alexander. A57-15 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Frederick C. Crawford Collection - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
15 Frederick C. Crawford Collection - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Frederick C. Crawford Collection, no designer, nd, 7.7 by 9.5 cm, unused, fine. An aviation-themed plate for the collection of Frederick Crawford (1891-1994), the businessman and philanthropist who was a leader in the automotive and aviation fields. Crawford was inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame and the National Aviation Hall of Fame, and his library and car collections formed the heart of the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum (part of the Western Reserve Historical Society in Cleveland, Ohio). A34-15 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Geraldi Ponsonby, 1880 - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
16 Geraldi Ponsonby, 1880 - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Geraldi Ponsonby, no designer, 1880, 9 by 7.3 cm, unused, near fine. A typographic label for the Hon. Gerald Henry Brabazon Ponsonby, son of the fourth Earl of Bessborough and “the possessor of a magnificent collection of ex libris” (Hamilton, p. 168). A74-20 
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17 Grand Rapids Made: A Brief History of the Grand Rapids Furniture Industry - Grand Rapids, Michigan, Museum Publication 7
Grand Rapids Grand Rapids Museum Association 1985 Paperback As New 
Grand Rapids: Grand Rapids Museum Association, 1985. Paperback. As New. Ettema, Michael; Catherine Strycker; Ellen Arlinsky, eds. Grand Rapids Made: A Brief History of the Grand Rapids Furniture Industry. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Grand Rapids Museum Association, 1985, no printing information. Staple-bound wraps, 5 1/2 by 8 1/2-inches, 25 pp., 9 images. Fine with no defects. Grand Rapids Museum Publication 7, featuring a brief overview of the area’s furniture trade including a chronology of Grand Rapids furniture manufacturers. (disp) 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Henry Rogers Winthrop by E.D. French - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
18 Henry Rogers Winthrop by E.D. French - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Henry Rogers Winthrop by E.D. French, 1898, 7.5 by 9.3 cm, unused, very good with light creases. A93-12 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Hugh Walpole Brackenburn - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
19 Hugh Walpole Brackenburn - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
Hugh Walpole/Brackenburn, no designer, nd (certainly between 1924, when Walpole moved to Brackenburn, and his death in 1941), 4.3 by 4.3 cm, used, near fine aside from some glue running along the front right edge. In 1924 Sir Walpole, a New Zealand-born novelist, split his time between Piccadilly and Brackenburn, in the Lake District of North West England. Brackenburn was his primary home and it’s where he died at age 57. The plate, a burgundy paper with gilt design, is meant to mimic a leather bookplate without the damaging attributes of leather. A88-40 
Price: 40.00 USD
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J. Dawson Brodie by Allan Wyon - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
20 J. Dawson Brodie by Allan Wyon - Bookplate (Ex Libris)
Very Good 
J. Dawson Brodie by Allan Wyon, nd (c.1890s), 7.7 by 10 cm, used, very good with light rubbing. The motto reads: “Be Mindful to Unite.” A23-15 
Price: 15.00 USD
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