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Cover of Bicycling for Ladies

Bicycling for Ladies

Build the Collection - $300
Bicycling represented freedom and independence for many women in the late 1800s. They were able to move about easily under their own steam, without having to rely on anyone else. While many books on bicycling were published during this time, few were aimed at the growing number of women...Read More
Garden scene with dancers, to be used as the set for a miniature theater graphic

[Garden Scene With Dancers, To Be Used as the Set For a Miniature Theater]

Build the Collection - $1,500
A peep show, (or tunnel book), designed by engraver and print-seller Martin Engelbrecht of Augsburg, Germany (1684-1756). The set includes six 6" x 8" hand-colored etched prints on light gray laid paper, with sections carefully cut out to create a perspective view when the prints are arranged in a...Read More