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AMERICAN PLAY COMPANY / CENTURY PLAY COMPANY.
THE BUSINESS OF SHOW: ARCHIVE OF MATERIAL FROM MAJOR 20TH CENTURY THEATRICAL AGENCIES.
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AMERICAN PLAY COMPANY / CENTURY PLAY COMPANY.
BUSINESS OF SHOW: ARCHIVE OF MATERIAL FROM MAJOR 20TH CENTURY THEATRICAL AGENCIES.
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24V SHAKESPEARE'S WORKS c1920 Antique Drama
Miniature Title: Shakespeare's WorksAuthor: William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English ... [more like this]
Rare Willet A. Elmer Crowell (1862 Rare WilletA.
Elmer Crowell (1862-1952)East Harwich, MA c. 190012 3/4 in. longBranded "P. W. W." for the Parker Williams Whittemore rig on the underside. Parker W. Whittemore (1872-1959), ... [more like this]
Frederick Lenditz (Continental, 19th/20th
c.), "A Fashionable Company Playing Chess", oil on canvas, signed "F. Lenditz" lower right, 23 in. x 31 1/4 in., in a carved giltwood frame, with artist plaque. ... [more like this]
A Fine Rococo Revival Carved Walnut Nine
Tube Tall Case Clock, c. 1895, Waltham Clock Co., retailed by Smith Patterson Company, plays Whittington and Westminster chimes, tubes marked, top with stepped cornice, carved ... [more like this]
Grouping includes 1) “Ike” jacket with
ink ID in back collar. Uniform exhibits English made SHAEF patch on upper sleeve, Master Sgt. Stripes on both sleeves. Lower left sleeve exhibits 8 overseas stripes, lapels ... [more like this]
Books: By and about Du Bose Heyward author
of Porgy DuBose Heyward and Hervey Allen CAROLINA CHANSONS: LEGENDS OF THE LOW COUNTRY. New York: The Macmillan Company 1922. Signed by authors; DuBose Heyward PORGY. New ... [more like this]
[Reference] Massive File of Binders on Gambling
and Playing Cards. 1920s _ 2000s (bulk 1970s _ 90s). A collection of hundreds of pieces filling three cartons, including booklets, monographs, exhibition and auction catalogs, ... [more like this]
Union Playing Card CompanyÍs TravelerÍs
Companion Playing Cards and Chips. New York Companion Playing Cards and Chips. New York: Union Playing Card Co., 1886. 52 + J + OB + Two Rolls of Poker Chips. One roll of ... [more like this]
264 Worshipful Company Single Playing Cards.
London, 1883 – 2006. Excellent. Spanning over 100 years and including all but 19 back designs. With copies of Playing Card Collector’s Handbook (1954) by Freida Clark ... [more like this]
Capt. George Randolph Dyer AQM--Lincoln-Signed
Commission and Pilot Knob Archive Comprising an early eagle mast head commission partially printed on vellum 12.25 x 15.75 in. matted framed and glazed 14.25 x 17.25 in. dated ... [more like this]
INCREDIBLE AND FANTASTIC CONFEDERATE RELIC
CIVIL WAR FEZ FROM WHEAT’S 1ST LOUISIANA BATTALION (WHEAT’S TIGERS). A framed relic fez from the famous 1st Battalion Louisiana Infantry commonly known as Wheat’s Louisiana ... [more like this]
Group of Ten Playing Cards Lithography Prints.
Various printers and dates, with 1924 and 1913 indicated on two prints. All images include playing cards, either as part of an advertisement or as part of a gaming scene. ... [more like this]
HAINES WILLIAM. 1900-1973. 1. Autograph Letter
Signed and Typed Letter Signed (''Willie Haines'' and ''Bill Haines'') 5 pp recto and verso 4to Los Angeles April 11 1972 and June 30 1948 to George Cukor and Elsa Schroeder ... [more like this]
Paul De Longpre (1855-1911). Paul De Longpre
(1855-1911 Los Angeles, CA), a tumbling basket of red roses with four bumblebees. signed lower right: Paul de Longpre 1896, watercolor on paper under glass, sight size: 16.25'' ... [more like this]
[Pop-Up] Lot of Christmas Pop-Up, Movable,
Noise-Making, and Interactive Books. American, 1940s—50s. An impressive collection, together approximately 40 volumes of twentieth century titles, all but five Christmas ... [more like this]
Kitchen, Inez (Inez Nourse). Early Scrapbook
of Blackstone the Magician Photographs. Kept by Blackstone’s first wife, Inez Nourse (later Kitchen), and filled with nearly 500 candid images of Blackstone and his “gang” ... [more like this]
MISCELLANEOUS LOT OF CIVIL WAR GAMES. This
lot consists of playing cards, dice, chips, and a mid-19th C. doll. 1) Two decks of Great Mogul playing cards made in Belgium with their orig wrappers depicting a king with ... [more like this]
Pair of Nimschke-Style Engraved Smith & Wesson
Model No.2 Revolvers Inscribed to D.B. Dyer .32 caliber RF 6'' octagonal barrels S/N 19189 S/N 17780. Nimschke-style engraving with nickel finish and pearl grips; both with ... [more like this]
Opening Game Cincinnati National League Park
Chicago Vs Cincinnati 1912 Rare Panoramic Photograph Panoramic silver gelatin photograph titled in the negative lower right:?Opening Game / Cincinnati National League Park ... [more like this]
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