The Novels of Mark Twain,blue and gray covered set includes The Gilded Age,The Prince and the Pauper,Tom Sawyer,A Connecticut Yankee in King Arther's Court, and The American Claimant.All in good condition,price is for set5.
Make It Yourself-The complete step by step library of needlework and crafts printed in 1975. by Columbia House. 20 Volumes in all,hardcover all in very good condition. Hundreds of patterns and instructions for making hundreds of items.Also included are 80 pattern sheets,all complete and never used. This is a wonderful set for any sewing lover or crafter to own.Price is for complete set.
Liberty Library Cornerstones of Freedom Set,five book set from Weekly Readers, #1 The Story of Mount Vernon by Natalie Miller. #2 The Story of Arlington National Cemetery by R. Conrad Stein. #3 The Story of Marquette and Jolliet by R. Conrad Stein. #4 The Story of The Panama Canal by R. Conrad Stein. #5 The Story of Child Labor Laws by R.Conrad Stein.All boys in like new condition come in original box which shows ware.Price is for set of Five.
Vintage Audels Masons and Builders Guide Book Set,Four book set by Frank D.Graham-Chief and Thomas J. Emery-Associate.#1 Brick Work,Brick Laying,Bonding,and Designs. #2 Brick Foundations,Arches,Tile Setting and Estimating.#3 Concrete,Mixing,Placing Forms,Reinforced and Stucco. #4 Plastering,Stone Masonry,Steel Construction and Blue Prints .Copyright,1924 and reprinted 1938. Printed in the USA.Black leather like bound books,very good condition for age.no rips,tears,mares or writting.A Practical Illustrated Trade Assistant on Modern Construction for Bricklayers-Stone Masons-Cement Workers-Plasterers and Tile Setters. Price is for four book set.
Barbie and Friends Book Club Adventure Book Set,#1 A Place Called Home #2 Little Sister Keep Out #3 The Show Must Go On #4 Skipping A Beat #5 Best Birthday Party Ever #6 Three Cheers for Becky #7 Girl's Best Friend #8 Skipper's Baby-sitting Blues.Five books are in very good condition,like new never read, three books have a mare in cover but are still in very good condition on inside,price is for set of eight books.
Barbie and Friends Book Club Imagination Book Set,#1 The Peasant or the Princess #2 The Pyramid Adventure #3 A Ride for Freedom #4 Rescue of the Unicorn #5 The Silver Deer. All books in very good like new never read condition.Price is for set of five books.
Junior Deluxe Editions 5 Book Set,Set includes Eight Cousins by Louisa May Alcott,Five Little Peppers by Margaret Sidney,Penrod and Sam by Booth Tarkington,Stories From Dickens and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain. All book are in good readable condition,price is for set.Email if you are interested in any one book,this set can be separated.I Think these books were printed in the fifty's.
Child Craft The How and Why Library,15 volume set.copyright 1965,1964 U.S.A. by Field Enterprises Educational Corporation.Contents are as follows #1 Poems and Rhymes #2 Stories and Fables #3 World and Space #4 Life Around Us #5 Holidays and Customs #6 How Things Change #7 How We Get Things #8 How Things Work #9 Make and Do #10 What People Do #11 Scientists and Inventors #12 Pioneers and Patriots #13 People To Know #14 Places To Know #15 Guide and Index.Price is for set.
Lands And Peoples, The World In Color Book Set By the Grolier Society. Copyright 1956 by the Grolier Society of Canada Limited. Books II, Baltic States and Central Europe, III,The Near and the Middle East, V,Africa Australia and Southern Islands, and VI,Canada and the United states. All hard covers. All in very good condition. No torn or ripped pg. price is for set.
Vintage Classics Club Library Set,from the 1940s.This set includes The Praise of Folly by Desiderius Erasmus,Paradise Lost and Other Poems by John Milton,Walden by Henry David Thoreau,Selected Essays by Montaigne,The Iliad by Homer,The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam rendered into English by Edward Fitzgerald, Selected Poems by Walt Whitman,Fathers and Sons by Turgenev and Five Great Dialogues by Plate.All books are in very good condition,with normal page discoloration,have been stored for many years in an attic.Price is for set of nine.
Vintage Literary Book Set by Books Inc, by arrangement with Harper & Brothers,New York.All books have Red Hard Covers with Gold Design.Good Condition for age,all pages intact.This group includes Heidi by Johanna Spyri,Grimms Fairy Tales,Gulliver's Travels by Johathan Swift,Hans Brinker by Mary Mapes Dodge,Lambs Tales From Shakespeare,Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe,Hans Andersens Fairy Tales,Robin Hood by Louis Rhead, King Arthur and His Knights by James Knowles and Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson.Price is for set of ten.
Standard Treasury Of Learning W/funk&wagnall Dictionary
Standard Treasury Of Learning w/Funk& Wagnalls Dictionary for Young People.Twenty volume set,very colorful pictures on covers of all.Contents of all books shown in picture.Children will love the many animals and stories.Good condition,price is for set.
New Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Gardening,complete set of 14 books.Includes a Garden Calendar in Book 1 and Pests and Diseases in Book 14.Printed by Graystone Press 1950s thou 1960s.Unabridged edited by T.H.Everett,written by gardening experts.Complete,up-to-date (when it was printed)guide to cultivation of trees,shrubs,flowering plants,bulbs,fruit and vegetables. For the beginner and the advanced gardener.All books are in good condition.Price is for set.
1946 Lockerator Home Freezer How To Freeze Food At Home Freezing Bookl
85 page Booklet about Freezing Foods in a Lockerator Home Freezer made by Stoddard Manufacturing Company of Mason City Iowa. Lots of photos, diagrams and instructions for fruits, vegetables, poultry, meat, fish, eggs. How to buy foods, prepare, package, and store. Well used. Has food stains and soil on outer cover and also some inside. The two center pages has come loose from the staples. Useful guide for beginners who want to put up food storage. Nice vintage appliance collectible.
Title: A monograph of the genus Adenia Forsk (Passifloraceae). Mededelingen, 71-18 Issue 71, Part 18 of Mededelingen (Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen) Volume 71, Issue 18 of Mededelingen Landbouwhogeschool Author: W. J. J. O. de Wilde Publisher: H. Veenman & Zonen, 1971 Length: 281 pages Condition: very good Please note that the ISBN number is NOT an ISBN number the only number this has is the 71-18 (1971)
The Washington Star Garden Book By Wilbur H. Youngman Paperback Book
The Washington Star Garden Book by Wilbur H. Youngman Paperback. From the introduction; The Washington Star Garden Book by Wilbur H. Youngman, Garden Writer of The Washington Star, is a simplified guide designed specifically for use in the metropol itan area of Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. To help you have a better garden, Mr. Youngman tests varieties offered by seed companies to determine how they fare under local conditions. He attempts to bring gardeners the best and most authoritative information vailable on plants, shrubs, trees, and how they grow here. The chapters are; CHAPTER I SOILS AND SOIL PREPARATION CHAPTER II SEEDS AND CUTTINGS CHAPTER III CROP CULTURE CHAPTER IV PROTECTING THE GARDEN CHAPTER V DEPENDABLE WASHINGTON FLOWERS CHAPTER VI PLANTS FOR THE INDOOR GARDEN CHAPTER VII BULBS FOR THE WASHINGTON GARDEN CHAPTER VIII LANDSCAPING THE HOME GROUNDS CHAPTER IX LAWNS FOR THE WASHINGTON AREA CHAPTER X FLOWERING SHRUBS CHAPTER XI EVERGREENS FOR HOME PLANTING CHAPTER XU GARDENING IN THE SHADE CHAPTER XIII SHADE TREES CHAPTER XIV NEW & OVERLOOKED TREES & SHRUBS CHAPTER XV ROSES FOR WASHINGTON GARDENS CHAPTER XVI PLANNING THE VEGETABLE GARDEN CHAPTER XVII HERBS CHAPTER XVlll BERRIES, FRUITS AND NUTS CHAPTER XIX WILDFLOWERS CHAPTER XX GARDEN GLOSSARY The cover is tattered but the interior is in excellent used condition. Shipping weight is 1.5 pounds. Books are shipped via Media Mail for a flat rate of $4.00. If you wish to have this book shipped a different way (Parcel Post or Priority), drop me a note before paying and I will adjust the shipping rate.
1961 The Complete Book Of Garden Magic Revised Biles
1961. 486 pages. Hardcover book with dust jacket. Revised Edition by Roy E. Biles. Beautiful illustrations, some in color. Whatever your interest in gardening, there is helpful, practical information for you in this book! It tells you the right way, the best way to get the most out of everything from the simplest house plant to the complete outdoor garden. Book and dust jacket are in good condition-dust jacket does show wear for the age of it. Thanks for looking!
The Complete Book Of Garden Magic Roy E Biles 1947
1947. Contains 27 chapters-illustrated-completely indexed to help you find the information you want right away. Written by Roy E. Biles. 495 pages. Some of the illustrations are in color. This book is complete with dust jacket which shows wear, also there is a small stain on the top of the pages beginning on page 465, the dust jacket has the stain also on the top. Thanks for looking!
Good Housekeeping Complete Book of Decorating Mary Kraft ... color, pattern, texture and so on - that every decoratin scheme is ased on. ... specifics ... each aspect of home decoration in detail -- floors, windows, lighting, furniture, accessories, even table settings. Over 250 pictures. Good Housekeeping, 1971. ISBN 0878510052. Hard cover with dust jacket, 8 x 11 inches, 256 pages. Ex-library with pocket in front, library stamps. Dust jacket in mylar, glued to book. Firmly bound. Under 4 lbs.
Flower Arranging, A Fascinating Hobby (Volume 2) Laura Lee Burroughs We all like to have our homes admired. When friends visit our house of apartment, it is pleasant to have them enthusiastic about the excellent food, the original table decorations, andth attractive flower arrangements. Coca Cola Company, 1941. Soft cover, staple bound, 7 x 9 inches, 80 pages Under 1 lb.
Better Homes And Gardens Garden Book 1951 5 ring binder with 19 sections and index covers every aspect of home gardening, inside and out, including building structures. CONDITION: Very good. Pages and cover are clean with no tears. There is slight age discoloration to the edges. Several of the section tabs have chipping, but all are intact and readable.
America's Painted Ladies Victorian Houses Book E Pomada M Larson
1994 Paperback full of Vibrant Color Photographs of fabulously painted old Victorian Era homes. 303 pages of Fantastic Architecture, Decorated in about any color, interiors are just as bright and amazingly decorated. Authors: Elizabeth Pomada and Michael Larsen. Photographs by: Douglas Keister. Cover has bends, rubs, indent lines, plus plastic coating crackles on back. Pages are clean and nice. Hours of study and enjoyment.
Ladies Home Journal Book Of Interior Decoration 1957 Decor Decorating
Decor from the Mid 20th Century 1950s Era, Hardcover 8 1/2 X 10 with dust jacket. Author: Elizabeth T Halsey. Fabulous decorating ideas, floor plans, loads of black & white and color photos. Covers Architecture, Floor Plans, Textiles, Wallpaper, Floor Covering, Furniture, Lighting, Fireplaces, Window Treatments, Pictures & Mirrors, Room Accessories, Upholstery & Slip Covers, Beds & Bedding, Storage, Table Settings, Bathrooms. Fabulous Rooms for Every Taste. Dust jacket is worn and torn, cover is nice, interior is free of bends, tears, and soil. Does have normal age page yellowing and odor. Great research tool or trip down memory lane.
Hardback, 224 pages, Covers trees and shrubs, roses, climbers, hedging plants, topiary, and tree fruits and soft fruits in unprecedented step-by-step detail with 200 photographs and 300 diagrams. New or Like new condition.
Features in this book on plant propagation include: Home Nursery, Seeds, Division, Layering, Cuttings, Grafting, Bud Grafting & Tissue Culture. Species Propagation Includes: Fruits & Nuts, Trees, Shrubs & Vines and Herbaceous Plants. This book will be a great addition to a gardening library. ADD $5.00 SHIPPING TO ANYWHERE IN THE USA. I offer a shipping discount on multiple purchases when they can be combined.
Colour Encyclopaedia of Succulents Soft Cover book w/cover. Size: 7 x10 - 166 pages ISBN: 978-4-416-48130-6 This book is written in Japanese. The color photos are gorgeous and the photos are also labeled in their Latin equivalent. The photos alone are worth the book even though it is not written in English. This is the reason I purchased this book years ago. There are 812 color photos.
Beautifully illustrated in full color, Simon & Schuster's Guide to Roses provides everything you need to know about these spectacular flowers.1986, softcover, 256 pages, like new. Insides of book placed backwards between covers.
by Sara Midda,1981, Workman Publishing Company, hardcover, dust jacket, very good condition, The delicacy of Sara Midda's art is enchanting. Anyone who is a gardener, or who has worked with plants in nature, will respond to what she has put forth so exquisitely, wrote Joan Lee Faust, Garden Editor of The New York Times. Diana Vreeland praised it as delightful and delicious, Time magazine as Cause for revel, and Laura Ashley called it pure inspiration.
by Jack Kramer, 1967, Dutton, dust jacket, guide to raising begonias, full of drawings and photos, includes advice on every aspect of this art, including pest control and proper display, good condition.
First edition Better Homes and Gardens Country Style decorating book. c:1987, 256 pgs, lst edition, lst printing. Very collectible, clean book w/dust jacket. The only flaw on this book is on the backside of dust jacket which has a couple of minor tears w/tape. All pages are intact, no pen marks; binding is tight. This is a wonderful book showing ways to use your antiques/collectibles to get a country style effect. estcs4.07
Offering this book titled Martha Stewart's Gardening Month by Month; published by Clarkson Potter 1991. Colorful illustrated dust jacket, near fine condition, no stains; a couple teeny edge tears on bottom edge. Sage green cloth hardboards with white lettering on spine, fine condition, no tears or stains, no spine cracks or corner bumps. Hinges are secure. Pages are clean and crisp, no stains, scribbling, or tears. Book measures 10 1/4 inches square; 361 pages including index. Beautifully illustrated throughout and as always, Martha is very thorough in her instructions and descriptions for flower and vegetable gardening. A very lovely book for your enjoyment and use! Media Mail shipping to continental US addresses will be $6.00
Sew-no-more Home Decor 1993 Decorating With Fabric
Offering this book titled Sew-No-More; published by Leisure Arts, 1993; decorate with fabric without sewing. Colorful illustrated hardboards, near fine condition, no tears or stains, no spine cracks or corner bumps. Hinges are secure. Pages are clean and crisp, no stains, scribbling, or tears. Decorating using fabric to suit your home from classic elegance to western to victorian romance, french country, casual mix, sporty retreat and more! Media Mail shipping to continental US addresses will be $4.00
Offering this book titled Decorative Walls in a Weekend by Salli Brand - simple step by step projects for maximum effect with minimum effort; published by Merehurst 1998. Colorful illustrated soft covers; near fine condition, no spine cracks, fraying, or stains, very clean. Pages are clean and crisp, no stains, scribbling, or tears. Ready to do some spring painting - need new ideas? - this book is very informative to show you how to achieve beautiful results for your painted walls, from stencilling to faux marble, from frottage to faux stone, also embossed wallpaper and fabric wall designs! Media Mail shipping to continental US addresses will be $3.00
Offering this book titled American Junk by Mary Randolph Carter - photographs by the author; published by Viking Studio Press, 1994, looks to be a first edition though no marked. Colorful illustrated hardboard covers; near fine condition, no spine cracks, fraying, or stains, very clean. Pages are clean and crisp, no stains, scribbling, or tears. Love to shop at flea markets and rummage shops? - this book is very informative to show you how to use what you find, what to look for and many surprises! Media Mail shipping to continental US addresses will be $4.00
Offering this book titled Use What You Have Decorating by Lauri Ward, published by G P Putnam's Sons, New York, 1998 - transform your home in one hour with ten simple design principles, using the space you have, the things you like, and the budget you choose. Original dust jacket is in very good condition, no tears or stains. Black hardboard cover with gold lettering on spine. Near fine condition, no spine cracks, fraying, or stains, very clean. Pages are clean and crisp, no stains, scribbling, or tears. Need a change? - this book is very informative to show you how to use what you have but in a whole new light! Includes the Ten Most Common Decorating Mistakes and How to Correct Them; Tell Me What You Want, Creating a Comfortable Conversation Area, Proper Furniture Placement, Finding Balance, Furniture of Different Heights, Creating a Cohesive Look, Finding the Focal Point, Using Artwork Effectively, Skillfully Displaying your Accessories, Using Lighting Correctly, Making Your Home More Beautiful, and much more! Media Mail shipping to continental US addresses will be $3.00
Pruning - How to Guide for Gardeners Robert L. Stebbins, and Michael MacCaskey Step-by-step advice for home gardeners. How to keep evergreen and deciduous trees beautiful and healthy. Make fruit trees and vines more productive. Shape hedges and shrubs for privacy screening. Prune and pinch flowering plants for eye-catching beauty. Many illustrations. HP Books, 1983. ISBN 0-89586-188-7. Soft cover, 8-1/2 inches wide by 11 inches tall, 160 pages. Ex library, with pocket inside front, stamps etc. Front cover is creased across the corner and some small edge tearing. Slight soil along bottom edge. Text is in good condition.
Everything you ever wanted to know about how to fix stuff around the house. A very informative book for the lady of the house. It is a 5-1/4 X 8-1/4 inch paperback with 214 pages. No missing or torn pages but some yellowing (cover has a few scuffs.) Copyright 1972 by Kay B. Ward. Published by Grosset & Dunlap-New York. ADD $3.50 SHIPPING TO ANYWHERE IN THE USA. Shipping discount available on multiple purchases.
Earth Sheltered Community Design, Energy Efficient
Earth Sheltered Community Design, Energy Efficient Residential Development, prepared by the Undderground Space Center University of Minnesota. They examine all aspects of community design, including: site selection, topography, soil data, orientation, climate, roads and utilities, site design, density, marketability and more.This book was published in 1981, has 270pgs. and is in excellent condition.
This is a wonderful paperback full of information which makes it easier to care for your houseplants. This book was printed in the Netherlands and was translated by Cumming Kleeberg. There are many color illustrated pages of plants. The front cover has one tiny corner that has the color missing. This book is in excellent condition. This is a great book to have if you really want to have that Green Thumb !!!
Beautiful informative hardcover book containing 256 pages of wonderful ideas for creating your own country home! More than 300 color photographs! Covers such subjects as Creating Country Style, Country Furniture, Collectibles Showcase, Country Interiors, Country Porches and Patios, Country Blooms, Coming Home to Country, and more! Condition is mint with the dust jacket! A great gift idea or for yourself. Thank you for looking!
New Western Garden Book Editors of Sunset Books This exhaustive gardening book gives western climate zones, basic planting and care with many colored pictures, planting selection guide, and a western plant encyclopedia, with more than 5000 plants listed alphabetically, a glossary, and an index.. Lane Publishing, 1979. ISBN 0-376-03885-3. Soft cover, 8 inches wide by 10-5/8 inches tall by 1-1/8 inches thick, 512 pages. Title page has ragged edges. Book is mostly in good condition. Under 4 lbs.
Make Friends with Your House Plants Jerry Baker Easy-to-follow directions and large, clear pictures for beginners as well as experienced gardeners. Simon & Schuster, 1973. SBN 671-21654-6. Soft cover, 8-1/4 inches wide by 10-3/4 inches tall, 95 pages. Ex-library, with pocket inside front, stamps, etc. Light wear to cover. Clean and firmly bound. Under 1 lb.
All About Azaleas, Camellias & Rhododendrons Jim Beley, Ed. Complete descriptions of over 400 varieties of azaleas, rhododendrons, and camellias. Special illustrated sections on planting and propagating your own plants. Step-by-step instructions for pruning, watering, and feeding. Endorsed by American Rhododendron Society, American Camellia Society and Azalea Society of America. Ortho Books, 1994. ISBN 0-89721-064-6. Soft cover, 8-1/4 inches wide by 11 inches tall, 96 pages. Light rubbing to corners and along spine. Very good. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Making Things Grow Thalassa Cruso A practical guide for the indoor gardener. Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. Hard cover, with dust jacket, 6-1/2 inches wide by 9-1/2 inches tall, 257 pages plus 8 page index. Dust Jacket is somewhat worn along the edges, including 1-1/4 inch tear that has been mended with archival tape. Book is in very good condition. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
House Plants - Better Homes and Gardens Here is information about house plants for both novice and experienced gardener. Pictures and text show you how to select the right plants, how to display them and how to keep them growing luxuriantly. There are many colored photos. Meredith Press, 1973. SBN 696-00120-9. Hard pictorial cover, 8-1/4 inches wide by 10-1/4 inches tall, 128 pages. Corners are worn. Cover is slightly bowed. Inside text is good, clean and firmly bound. Under 2 lbs. Shipping information will be found at the bottom of the home page. May be shipped Media (10 - 16 days) or Priority (3 - 4 days). For International shipping, please ask for cost quote.
Barbara Morris, 1989, Chartwell Books, illustrated in color, dust jacket and book very good condition. Liberty design 1874-1914 design of textiles, wall paper, carpets, furniture, jewelry, ceramics, glass and silver.
Country Living Country Lifestyles book. A decorators delight! This is a spiral bound book, that is in good clean condition, with all the best color pictures from Country Living Magazines! If you need ideas on how to display your collections, this book is the answer! If you are a decorator, this book is awesome! Everything I sell in my stores are shown somewhere in this book, from pewterware to graniteware, to woodenware, to yellow ware & on it goes! The copyright dates are 1990 & 1992, Hearst Corporation. It does not have page numbers, but I'd estimate there are over 900 pages, and many chapters. This would make a wonderful housewarming gift for someone that loves Country!
By F.F. Rockwell & E.C Grayson. First edition , 1940, published by Wise & Co, 238 pp. Book in good condition. Book has light yellowing on right side of pages, foxing on last page, some pages lightly stuck together, cover faded and lightly soiled. Sans DJ .
Country Living Country Look Book. lst edition, 1991. Lovely, collectible hard cover book titled: Country Look and How To Get It. Hearst Corp., 192 pages; in very good condition and is chock full of ideas and full color displays! Great coffee table book, and features many of the items I sell in my stores including: quilts, boxes, pottery, bowls, and more! Not quite vintage yet, but definitely collectible! Perfect for the coffee table!