Pictorial guide for easy plant identification. A Guide to Wild Flowers, Field Flowers, by T. H. Everett, Horticulturist, New York Botanical Gardens. Illustrated in full color by Rudolf Freund. Copyright MCMXLV (1945) Whitman Publishing Co., Racine, Wisconsin. This antique companion book measures about 3.5 inches by 5.5 inches. The cover has minor wear along the spine edges and corners. The back cover has minor smudging and a few surface scratches. The inside pages are crisp and clean with slight foxing. No brittle pages. The binding is tight. This 60-page hardback is in Very Good condition.
Handbook Of Old Pottery And Porcelain Marks Cj Thorn
Hardcover Handbook of Old Pottery and Porcelain Marks by C. Jordan Thorn, with foreword by John Meredith Graham II, Curator Brooklyn Museum. Nearly 4000 Marks. Ex Libris sticker Esther Slusser. Separated by Country of origin. Useful book even today! Dust jacket has many chips front and back, but still intact.
Illinois State Penitentiary Stateville softcover booklet approximately 5.5 x 8.5 written by Joseph E. Ragen, Warden (1936-1961). It was ...prepared to give the public some information as to the operation of the Illinois State Penitentiary, Joliet-Stateville Branch, the inmates' mode of living and the training given them so that when they are releases they may take their place in society as useful citizens. There is no date but looks mid 1930s from the images. Lots of black and white images inside. Covers have some age soiling consistent with age. Looks like someone restapled the booklet together as the original staples are missing.
Softcover booklet titled Household Hints 205 other tricks and tips (How to cut Marshmallows, How to clean window shates, how to keep clothes from freezing on the line....) Measures about 5.75 x 7.75, stapled in the middle (staples show rust) but tight binding. Some soiling on front, more on back but definitely a nice copy. Some of these hints are pretty funny and foreign to day's world, others are timeless.
Pioneering With Wildflowers By George D. Aiken (1968 Hardback)
The cover is scruffy, top and bottom of hardcover spine is worn, 1st inside page has a tear. All other pages are in very good condition. 208 pages. Please note this book is 1968 ed and does not have an ISBN#. Congress Catologue # is 68-25873 Thank you for looking! Synopsis Pioneering with Wildflower was first published in 1935 by the young George Aiken, who first gained national attention as a horticulturist before his distinguished political career as U.S. Senator. The book has enjoyed great esteem among gardeners ever since
Sears weed-eater 2 cycle engine operator's manual for the Craftsman gas Brushwacker, Model 358.795580. Circa 1980s. 28-page softcover. The cover has some oil smudges and the top left corner has some tearing. This softcover manual is complete - no missing pages. Average condition.
THIS IS A 1952 JACK , 68 PAGES. IT IS PRETTY SOUND WITH SOME EDGE AND CORNER WEAR AND SEVERAL SMALL TEARS. IT IS ALSO SLIGHTLY SOILED FRONT AND BACK. THE INSIDE IS NEAT, NOT SCRIBBLED IN. THE DOT PUZZLE AND DRAWING LESSON HAVE BEEN COMPLETED BY A YOUNGSTER. Awesome images of a Douglas C-124-A Air force plane in the air and in a hangar. Typical 50s graphics throughout!
Issued in 1978-A play about16 people gather for the reading of a very strange will. It's part mystery, do it yourself puzzle and play-along game. This book still has the card for the library in the back.
This book was issued in 2002. This book goes about finding the link between a woman with flu-like symptoms and all over hemorrhaging from all over her body and a cave-in that killed 2 miners. If this is figured out-it could prove to be fatal.
This book is lucky to have survived. It is one of the 1st Moother Goose books every written. It is reaching almost 200 years old. The front cover is missing, the pages are brittle-must be handles with care-and you can tell it was enjoyed by a child due to crayon markings.
This is an incredible set of encyclopedias for your child. They were issued in 1968 and are still like new. Unfortunately the 1st volume is missing but 2-9 plus the index is still here. The titles are: Happy Hours In Storyland, Folk and Fairy Tales, Stories and Songs from Many Lands, Things To Make and Things To Do, Nature and Science, Art and Music, Bookland Classics, Great Events and Famous People, and Bookshelf Parent's Guide-Index.
This set was issued in 1965. Unfortunately the whole set isn't here, but there are 4 GREAT informative ones available. They all have an encyclopedia index. The ones here are: Vol. 5-Treasures of Literature, Vol. 6-Highlights of American History, Vol. 7-Great Events In World History, and Vol. 9-Famous People Of All Time.
This is a serene book issued in 1968. The author dedicates it-To Jean, my wife, There is a quote inside that says- O body swayed to music,O brightening glance, How can we know the dancer from the dance? -W. B. Yeats,from Among School Children .
This book covers our developing civilization. It's a series of Social Studies Textbooks based on History. There's a stamp right inside that says, This book is a sample given free for examination purposes. Laidlaw Brothers, Chicago.
This is a very intense book. It digs in to the fact of how the veteran's in the Vietnam war were treated so badly. It was issued in 2002. It was dedicated to Clay Burkhalter and Jeff Bartholet-two men too young for war who may always wonder just what they escaped.
These 6 books are Shakespeares' greatest; Julius Caesar,King Lear, Richard III, Hamlet, The Tempest and Romeo & Juliet. They were issued in 1966. They are the Kittredge Shakespeares. All edited by George Lyman Kittredge and revised by Irving Ribner.
This book is packed with good Little House On The Prairie recipes and valuable kitchen antiques. Included is also a pamphlet for The Little House On The Prairie historical site. This was issued in 1978.
This is a famous VERY collectible book. t was issued1964 and is the Caldecott Medal Winner for the Most Distinguished Picture Book of the year. It was printed in Mexico and is the 25th Anniversary Edition.
This book is of one of our most famous and successful presidents. It was issued in 1967.Dedicated to-John Kennerly Manchester and to his future also to Don Congdon and our 18 years of friendship with gratitude for his firmness when he stood by my sidebattling for the integrity of another manuscript.
This is one of the world's most famous classics. It is the one and only The Tragedy Of Macbeth . It was written in 1909. Well over 100 years old and is all in tact.. This copy is labeled School Edition.
The author is running for his life for exposing the KGB and defected to the west in 1974. He speaks from 1st hand experience. This book was issued in 1976 and has 12 chapters. The cover is rough around the edges but the book is in great condition.
This book is packed full of good tasting recipes. It is the 1st printing and was issued in 1966. It has her genuine signature on the inside, written in ink. It's dedicated For my family and Ann . The cover is a bit beat up but still intact, but the book is in great condition.
This book was issued in 1967 and is in like new condition. Inside it says Goodbye, Columbus, Letting Go, When She Was Good , and a dedication, To my brother Sandy; To my friends Alison Bishop, Bob Brustein, George Elliot, Mary Emma Elliot, Howard Stein, and Mel Tumin; and to Ann Mudge; For words spoken and deeds done.
This is a 2 book set. I'm not sure of the issue date due to the fact that these books are still in their original package-unopened. But I do know that it contains Federalist and Antifederalist Speeches, Articles, and Letters During the Struggle Over Ratification. Part 1-September 1787-February 1788.Part 2-January-August 1788.
This book is about Sons of the Reich, The History of the II SS Panzer Corps in Normandy, Arnhem, The Ardennes and on The Eastern Front. It was issued in 2002 and has 37 chapters, an epilogue, 10 appendixes, a bibliography, an index and 35 maps.
This is a book of fact and fiction. It is called autobiographical by nature but mingled with fiction. This copy was issued in 1936. You can tell this book is almost 100years old due to the fact that the pages are bound unevenly.
These books are from The Pocket Poets Series. Howl has a dedication on the 1 st page. This one is the 20th printing and issued in 1968. It has 11 poems. Reality Sandwiches is book # 18 and is dedicated to The Pure Imaginary Poet-Gregory Corso . It has many poems.
This is one of our greatest classics. This edition was issued in 1972. The book was originally written in 1929. It is dedicated to Jose . It has 20 chapters. At the end there's a paragraph telling about the author. The cover is separated but it's still there and otherwise n good shape.
This is definitely a classic from a very well known author. It's a Jane Marple murder mystery. It was issued by Dodd, Mead in September,1966, Pocket Books in December, 1967 and the 5th printing was in March 1971. It's dedicated to Harry Smith- because I appreciate the scientific way he reads my books. There are 14 characters and 27 chapters.
This is the story of man in space. It's a dedication to those men and women who have given so much of their talent that man may walk among the stars. On the inside cove is a quote from JFK. This book was issued in 1969. The cover is separated from the body of the book but is still in good condition.
This cookbook has recipes of food that you can find authentically in Arizona. Sure you may find them here, but it's not the same at all or of the original authenticity.It was issued in 1985. It also has a reference: In beauty I walk; beauty before me, beauty behind me. -Navajo chant.
This is a great book for your children. Get them away from the TV. It was issued in 1923 and can still be found useful today. There is a stamp inside that says 13550-116. In the back of the book is still the library card last used Dec. 23, 1950, from the Trumbull County Service-Warren Public Library-Warren, Ohio. On the inside cover is sticker that reads New Method Book Bindery .
These books are a good reference to any literary buff. The Literary Terms has 102 pgs. and issued in 1957. The inside page is stamped with the # 04 S110. The Guide To Mythology has 109 pgs. and was issued in 1959.
This is The Layman's Handy Commentary on the Bible, with commentaries by W. Sandy, D. D. and Alfred Barry, D. D. It was reproduced by photo lithography from the 1903 Edition of Ellicott's New Testament Commentayr published by Cassel and Company, Ltd.. This was issued in 1957.