Postcards from Pelican

100 Subjects in One Box

Author: Penguin

Publisher: Particular Books

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Page: 100

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A collection of 100 postcards, each featuring a different Pelican Book jacket. Covering subjects from socialism to sex, psychoanalysis to atomic physics, and featuring great thinkers ranging from Lord Byron to Karl Marx, Pelican brought accessible, intelligent books to a generation, making knowledge everybody's property

New Orleans in Vintage Postcards

Author: Scott Faragher

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

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Category: History

Page: 128

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From the 1890s through the 1920s, the postcard was an extraordinarily popular means of communication, and many of the postcards produced during this "golden age" can today be considered works of art. Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes, documenting local landmarks, and assembling crowds of local children only too happy to pose for a picture. These images, printed as postcards and sold in general stores across the country, survive as telling reminders of an important era in America's history. This fascinating new history of New Orleans showcases more than two hundred of the best vintage postcards available.

Raggedy Ann and Andy Postcard Book

Author: Patricia Hall

Publisher: Pelican Publishing

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 29

View: 358

The fanciful postcards, compiled from Raggedy Ann and More: Johnny Gruelle's Dolls and Merchandise, contain several previously unpublished images and show some of the rarest merchandise known to exist. The book depicts many of the most loved and sought-after creations of Johhny Gruelle.

Postcards

A Few of Our Favourites

Author: Debra Kandelaars

Publisher: Wakefield Press

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Category: Travel

Page: 193

View: 294

Covering the length and breadth of South Australia, this traveler's companion helps intrepid trekkers find hidden wonders and learn about the history of the region. Fifty detailed accounts of where to find the best food and wine, tours and activities, and

Proceedings of the Annual Meeting

Author: International Association of Game, Fish, and Conservation Commissioners

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Category: Wildlife management

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Postcards

On the Road Again

Author: Alan Hickey

Publisher: Wakefield Press

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Category: Travel

Page: 180

View: 691

The Channel Nine Postcards team returns with more of their favourite South Australian locations. Highlights include a visit to the Coffin Bay oyster leases and the secrets of the Barossa Valley's Whispering Wall. Full of historical facts, maps and travel tips, this is the perfect glove box companion.

The Iowa State Fair in Vintage Postcards

Author: Ron Playle

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

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Category: History

Page: 128

View: 835

More than 190 vintage postcards provide glimpses of the historic fair from the 1890s through the mid-1950s. The quintessential event has an attendance topping 1 million each year.