Printed in Chestnut Hill and Baltimore by Samuel Saur
18th-century collection of two important hymnals printed by Samuel Saur in German: the rare 1792 first edition of DIE KLEINE HARFE, with the 1797 second edition of DAS KLEINE DAVIDSCHE PSALTERSPIEL (lacking two leaves) – including four leaves of manuscript material by an early owner.
Photo-offset Haggadah from Kibbutz Ashdot Ya'akov, unusually illustrated with a combination of traditional scenes depicting kibbutzniks at work in the field, along with modern images of tanks, and airplanes.
Striking album presented to Mr. and Mrs. Morris Green of Houghton, Johannesburg to commemorate the use of their home, Constantia, as an Auxilliary Hospital of the Transvaal Branch of the South African Red Cross Society from October 1942 to August 1945.
First collected edition, featuring Adam of Bremen's chronicle of peoples from the Old North and the earliest known mention of the Vikings discovery of North America, of three key works in the history of Hamburg, within a larger sammelband of six works total.
Skillfully executed series of vignettes featuring Japanese moga ("modern girls") in Western dress next to men and women in traditional Japanese dress – likely a sketchbook or lookbook of designs by a professional to pitch their work in the heavily illustrated magazine culture of the pre-war era.