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Rubiyat of Omar Hayyam
Edward Fitzgerald 1 volume Illustrated with 16 tipped-in-color plates by Willy Pogany and numerous text illustrations printed in blue. Bound in full dark blue Morocco by Rivier...
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Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Wrought Iron Art Deco Amsterdam School Ashtray Stand by J. Boerman, 1920s
Wonderful and rare Art Deco Amsterdam School ashtray stand. Design by J. Boerman. Striking Dutch design from the twenties. Wrought iron with decorative lining. In very good origi...
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Dutch Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wrought Iron

Guy C. Lee & Francis N. Thorpe, The History of North America
20 volumes The History of North America: Titles included: Discovery and Exploration, The Indians In Historic Times, Colonization of the South, The Revolution, The Louisiana Purcha...
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Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Selection of Three Brass Classic Candleholders
Nice selection of brass and metal candlesticks in various shapes and sizes from the early 20th century. They are Baroque and Classic inspired in style and detail and in good conditio...
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Belgian Baroque Revival Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Oscar Wilde, the Writings
Uniform Edition Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (1854-1900) was an Irish poet and playwright. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, the early 1890s saw him b...
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Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

John Keats, Poems
2 volumes Bound in 3/4 green Morocco (spines faded to tan as usual) Top edges gilt, raised bands, gilt panels. Published: New York, Brentano’s, 1924.  
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Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Jeanne L.H. Campan, Memoirs Of The Private Life of Marie Antoinette
Jeanne L.H. Campan First Edition 2 volumes. Illustrated. Bound in full green morocco, top edges gilt, raised bands, ornate gilt on spine and covers. Published by Brentanos, New Y...
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American Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Collection of Catalogs 1925 Paris Decorative Arts Expo
An important collection of 11 various catalogs from the 1925 Partis Decorative Arts Exposition, including a large edition of iron works, the “Pavillion of Excellence” the Polish, Cze...
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French Art Deco Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Vintage Brass Desktop Cigar Cutter Tobacco Accessory
Vintage brass desktop cigar cutter featuring spring loaded pushdown cutting mechanism, excellent patina brass. This is part of the personal collection purchased directly, from the e...
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Folk Art Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

George Eliot, Works
“Arbury Edition” Bound in 3/4 slate grey morocco, marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, floral gilt on spines. Illustrated with numerous photogravure Plates, with George E...
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Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Set of Six Antique Plaster Botanical Models of Mushrooms in Individual Showcases
These models were carefully and very realistic designed after nature, in order to teach people the difference between poisonous and eatable mushrooms.
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French Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Organic Material

Richard Burton's Arabian Nights
17 volumes. The Book of The Thousand Nights and One. “Connoisseur Edition” limited to 100 sets, this is #14. Bound in 3/4 green morocco, marbled boards, top edges gilt, raised ...
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Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

John Keats, Poems
Arranged in  chronological order with a Preface by Sidney Colvin John Keats (1795-1821) was an English Romantic poet. He was one of the main figures of the second generation of Ro...
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American Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Cressman's Counsellor Cigar Lighter and Lamp with Blue Glass Globe
Cressman's counsellor cigar lighter and lamp with blue glass globe. Pat'd Oct. 1902 May 22, 2006 August 7, 2006 Brunhoff Mfg. Co stamped at the bottom. The Plume & Atwood Manufactu...
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Arts and Crafts Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Metal

Anthony Trollope, "The Works"
Collector's edition, limited to 250 copies, this is #5 Bound in 3/4 blue morocco by Haddon and Co. 30 volumes. A fine set by a very desirable author. Bound in 3/4 blue morocco...
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American Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

1913 Antique Sterling Silver Golf Club Table Lighter
By George Neal & George Neal
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive, unusual antique George V English sterling silver lighter modelled in the form of a golf club head; an addition to our sports related silverware c...
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British Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver, Sterling Silver

The Writings of Oscar Wilde, Essays and Stories
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (1854-1900) was an Irish poet and playwright. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, the early 1890s saw him become one of the mo...
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English Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Seidenberg & Co's La Flor De Lillian Russell Cigar Cutter, Bronze Sculpture
Seidenberg & Co's La Flor De Lillian Russell cigar cutter. In the form of a county water pump with pump handle operating cutter, and brass jug form lighter hanging from front of pump...
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Arts and Crafts Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Percy B. Shelley, The Complete Poetical Works
1 volume Edited by Thomas Hutchinson. Bound in full tree calf by Riviera, all edges gilt, raised bands, gilt on spine. Published: London, Oxford University Press, 1927.
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Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Dunce Cigar Tip Cutter, Bronze Sculpture
The dunce cigar tip cutter. Fine bronze sculpture depicting a seated man with his mouth wide open waiting on a cigar. A novelty cigar cutter depicting a man sitting on a stump with h...
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Folk Art Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Primitive Toy Cottage
This positively charming little dolly house has a real architectural knack. We love the hodgepodge of styles and elements in this 1920s era handmade toy. Each room has been wallpaper...
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Rustic Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood, Paper

Antique Metal Poodle Cigar Cutter, Animal Sculpture Part of a Large Collection
Antique metal poodle dog cigar cutter. Rare antique mechanical poodle dog, cigar cutter. It's a mechanized cigar cutter. Just insert the tip of a small cigar or cheroot, then you pus...
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German Arts and Crafts Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Metal

Woodrow Wilson, a History of the American People
Five volumes. Bound in three-quarter red morocco with top edges gilt, raised bands, and gilt panels on spine generously illustrated with portraits, maps, floor plans, and other rare ...
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Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Alfred DeMusset's The Writings
10 volumes Bound in 3/4 wine Morocco, marbled boards, top edges gilt Raised bands, ornate floral gilt on spines, illustrated, colored frontispiece. Published by Edwin D. Hill...
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Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Champagne Bottle Cigar Holder Pairpoint Manufacturing.Co. Part of a Large Collec
By Pairpoint Silver Company
Located in Stamford, CT
A silver plated, American 1920s, cigar holder in the shape of a Champagne bottle. Well patinated silver plate. Very Gatsby-esque! Wonderful detail to the top, with an engraved toba...
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Unknown Folk Art Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver Plate

The Works of Rudyard Kilping
Thirty-one volumes. First published in 25 volumes but eventually grew to 31 volumes as Kipling continued to write. Signed by Ruyard Kipling in volume one on the front title p...
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Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Bronze Sculpture Head Cigar Cutter on Marble Base, Tobacco Collectibles
Bronze sculpture head cigar cutter on marble base a must have for any man cave or cigar room. This is part of the personal collection purchased directly, From the estate of Jerry Te...
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Arts and Crafts Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Strickland, Lives of the Queens of England
Agnes Strickland (1796-1874) was an English historical writer and poet. She is particularly remembered for her Lives of the Queens of England. 16 volumes. Bound in full green moroc...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Charles Lamb, The Life and Works
Charles Lamb (1775-1834) was an English essayist, poet, and antiquarian, best known for his Essays of Elia and for the children's book tales from Shakespeare, co-authored with his si...
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American Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Figural Dog in a Barrel Cigar Cutter, Bulldog, Part of a Large Collection
Figural dog in a barrel cigar cutter, on three feet, two being the dog's paws and the third being it's tail, protruding from under the barrel-form body, with the cover in the form of...
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Art Nouveau Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Plaster Globe Metrique on Chrome Base, G.Thomas Paris, E.Bertaux, France
By Emile Bertaux
Located in Antwerp, BE
French Art Deco globe Metrique by G.Thomas Paris, France. The globe is made of paper on plaster and mounted on a chromed base. On this antique globe is written: Globe Metrique (Me...
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French Art Deco Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Chrome

Patriotic Cigar Holder, Lighter and Cutter Late 19th Century, Teddy Roosevelt
Patriotic cigar holder with Teddy Roosevelt holding flag. Cigar holder, nippers and match holder. This one simply does it all. The star of the show, part of an enormous collection of...
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Folk Art Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

19th Century Edward Miller Figural Cigar Lamp / Lighter, Original Condition
Edward Miller figural cigar lamp / lighter, cast brass, Victorian lady with head turned in a modest position, metal base, each side of lady fitted with a sleeve holder which is fitte...
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Late Victorian Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Metal

Sir Walter Scott's Waverley Novels
26 vols “The Connoisseurs Edition” limited to 180 sets, this is #27. Bound in full green Morocco, all edges gilt, raised bands, ornate gilt of Thistles and Crown on covers and ...
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Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

Authentic Large Hawksbill Sea Turtle
An extraordinary, beautiful specimen of an authentic large Hawksbill sea turtle. There is a tiny piece, really a hardly visible piece of tortoiseshell missing on one of the legs and...
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American Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Tortoise Shell

Wall-Mounted Weather Station in Rococo-Style Carved Walnut by De Lambert, 1910s
By A. de Lambert
Located in Verviers, BE
Wall-mounted weather station in carved walnut made in Belgium by A. de Lambert. High quality mechanism with jeweled movement barometer and thermometer (in centigrade) Unusual design...
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Belgian Rococo Revival Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Walnut

Large Antique Solid Brass and Cast Iron Mechanical 'Fight' Style Bell
By Unknown
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This solid brass and cast metal mechanical bell has no maker's marks, but believed to have been made in the United States in circa 1900. The bell is modeled in the classic 'fight bel...
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American Edwardian Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Metal, Brass

Art Nouveau Dietrich Reimers Bronce Earth Globes, Berlín, 1913
By Dietrich Reimers 1
Located in Valladolid, ES
Stunning Earth globe by Dietrich Reimers, Berlin 1913, with arrow and foot with masks in wrought iron. Globe in papier mâché with some very light scratches due to the age and use. ...
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German Art Nouveau Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Bronze

Set of 14 French Books-Les Annales, 1892-1912
A set of 14 books including the French periodical Les Annales between 1892 and 1912. Les Annales was published every Sunday and was mainly featuring politics and literature. Hard bou...
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French Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather, Paper

Early 20th Century Jerusalem Silver and Leather Book Binding by Bezalel School
Machzor for Rosh Ha’Shana/Yom Kippur. Leather binding with a silver on plaque cover by Bezalel Jerusalem. Depiction of King David with his Harp, set within frame of two ornamental a...
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Israeli Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

Antique Equestrian Riding Crop, Figurehead, English, Beech, Leather, Edwardian
This is an antique equestrian riding crop with Mallard figurehead. An English, beech and leather crop, dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1910. A charming example of antique ho...
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British Edwardian Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Beech

Mid-20th Century Chinese Bronze Sculptural Dragon Large Gong Bell
20th century antique bronze patina Chinese dragon gong bell with built in stand. Deeply embossed this solid bronze, traditional Chinese dragon bell features a swinging external clapp...
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Chinese Vintage Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

Large Original Antique Map of Indiana by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Kansas by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Arkansas by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Original Antique Map of Montana by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline colour Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published, circa 1900 Unframed Minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Original Antique Map of Maryland & Delaware by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published, circa 1900 Unframed Minor edge tears.    
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Original Antique Map of South Dakota by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published, circa 1900 Unframed Minor edge tears.        
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Ohio by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published, circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of South Carolina by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Alabama by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published, circa 1900 Unframed minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Pennsylvania by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed minor edge tears and slight paper loss on right mar...
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Oklahoma by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Michigan by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Original Antique Map of Connecticut & Rhode Island by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline colour Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published, circa 1900 Unframed.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Original Antique Map of North Dakota by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline colour Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Minor edge tears.  
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of Mississippi by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Large Original Antique Map of North Carolina by Rand McNally, circa 1900
By Rand McNally & Co.
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Fabulous monochrome map with red outline color Original color By Rand, McNally & Co. Published circa 1900 Unframed Repairs to minor edge tears.
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American Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

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