Fire King Gay Fad Mixing / Serving Bowl Fruits Colonial
FIRE KING GAY FAD SERVING BOWL FRUITS Colonial This is a great vintage Fire King Fruit Colonial Kitchenware aka GAY FAD mixing bowl. This bowl is one of the wonderful Gay Fad's Gaytime Accessories produced by Fire King. This hand-painted bowl measures 7 1/2 inches diameter and is 3 1/2 inches tall and has no chips or cracks. It is marked Fire King Ovenware made in the USA with a number 15. It has grapes on one side and the other 2 sides have peaches and pears. There is some wearing to the paints but it is still a wonderful mixing bowl. 70E
International China Marmalade Country Duck 6pc Canister
INTERNATIONAL CHINA Marmalade Country Duck 6pc CANISTER SET Up for sale is three great looking canisters **HEARTLAND PATTERN**. There are in excellent condition, on the big canister looks like a small nick-chip, the other two have no chips, nicks, or cracks of any kind. The bottom of the canister says, Marmalade TM International China Made in Taiwan. The big canister measurement is about 8 inches, second one 7 inches, and the baby one 6 inches. Sale is for 3 canisters and 3 lids. 130518A
A very large lot of Science Fiction Magazine mostly from the the 1970's and 80s'. I believe there is close to over 250 issues. Close to half are ANALOG and the others are names like FANTASY & SCI-FI, AMAZING FACTS AND SCI-FI, FANTASTIC SWORD, SORCERY AND FANTASY STORIES, ISAAC ASIMOV'S, WORLD OF IF, GALAXY and various other Odd Ball Magazine names. Condition to some could be better as some have cover spines that are worn or the covers themselves have creasing, dog ear corners, etc. Many however, are still good/very good and lots of readable Sci-Fi/Fantasy literature. Shipping via USPS Media w/Insurance will be $42.50 within the U.S.
There are seven operas: Don Giovanni, Lohengrin, La Traviata, Faust, Aida, Carmen, Pagliacci. There is an explanation of the story and each act before the piano music. There are excerpts arranged for piano and voice,the words are printed in English and the original language. This has a hardcover dust cover that has been taped together, the sofcover book has a little wear on the top & bottom side edge, the pages are in very good condition with edge yellowing. Antiquarian/Collectible Books Binding: Softcover Special Attributes: 1st Edition Category: Vintage Paperbacks Printing Year: 1946 Sub-Category: Music/Opera
Yearbook/Annual entitled Chanticleer from the 1942 Class of Duke University. Thick, heavy Annual featuring various Individuals from the University (i.e. Sports, Fraternities, Various Organizations etc.). This was the year of story book perfect Football Season and Duke being invited to play in the Rose Bowl v. Oregon St. only to have it moved from Pasedena to Durham due to the start of WWII. Overall very good condition. Former name of attendee to the University is embossed in the lower right corner of the cover. Great for anyone who knows or associated with Duke University around this time or with interest in Rose Bowl history. Please be sure to check out my other Duke Yearbooks from '40 and '42. Buyer to pay USPS Media Shipping and insurance if desired. I can combine shipping on multiple purchases.
Yearbook/Annual entitled Chanticleer from the 1941 Class of Duke University. Thick, heavy Annual featuring various Individuals from the University (i.e. Sports, Fraternities, Various Organizations etc.). Overall very good condition. Former name of attendee to the University is embossed in the lower right corner of the cover. Great for anyone who knows or associated with Duke University around this time. Please be sure to check out my other Duke Yearbooks from '40 and '42. Buyer to pay USPS Media Shipping and insurance if desired. I can combine shipping on multiple purchases.
Yearbook/Annual entitled Chanticleer from the 1940 Class of Duke University. Thick, heavy Annual featuring various Individuals from the University (i.e. Sports, Fraternities, Various Organizations etc.). Overall very good condition. Former attendee of the University is embossed in the lower right corner of the cover. Great for anyone who knows or associated with Duke University around this time. Please be sure to check out my other Duke Yearbooks from '41 and '42. Buyer to pay USPS Media Shipping and insurance if desired.
FOR SALE IS THE BOOK SURPRISE ENDINGS BY HERCULE POIROT WRITTEN BY AGATHA CHRISTIE PUBLISHED IN 1936. THE AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOK CLUB BOOK OF THREE STORIES WAS PUBLISHED BY DODD, MEAD & COMPANY, HAS ORIGINAL DUST JACKET AND IS IN FINE CONDITION, DUST JACKET IS WORN ON EDGES.
FOR SALE IS THE BOOK PERILOUS JOURNEYS OF HERCULE POIROT BY AGATHA CHRISTIE PUBLISHED IN 1937. THE AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOK CLUB BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY DODD, MEAD & COMPANY, HAS ORIGINAL DUST JACKET AND IS IN FINE CONDITION, DUST JACKET IS TORN AND WORN.
American Wild Life Illustrated, Photograpy By Baylitts
FOR SALE IS THE HARD COVER BOOK AMERICAN WILD LIFE ILLUSTRATED PHOTOGRAPHED BY AUSIN BAYLITTS AND PUBLISHED BY WM. H. WISE & CO., INC. IN 1949. THE 736 PAGE BOOK WAS COMPILED BY THE WRITERS' PROGRAM OF THE WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK IN 1940, AND IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, THERE IS NO DUST JACKET.
FOR SALE IS THE HARD COVER BOOK WHEN A MAN MARRIES OR SEVEN DAYS BY MARY ROBERTS RINEHART AND PUBLISHED BY GROSSETT & DUNLAP IN 1909. THE 354 PAGE BOOK WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY HARRISON FISHER AND MAYO BUNKER, ORIGINAL DUST JACKET, AND IS IN GOOD CONDITION, DUST JACKET IS WORN AND RIPPED AROUND THE EDGES.
Bunny Brown And His Sister Sue At Camp Rest-a-while
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE HARD COVER BOOK BUNNY BROWN AND HIS SISTER SUE AT CAMP REST-A-WHILE BY LAURA LEE HOPE AND PUBLISHED BY GROSSET AND DUNLAP IN 1916. THE 246 PAGE BOOK IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION BUT COVER IS STAINED AND WORN, NO DUST JACKET BUT HAS ILLUSTRATION ON COVER.
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE BOOK THE OUTDOOR GIRLS AT NEW MOON RANCH BY LAURA LEE HOPE AND PUBLISHED BY GROSSET AND DUNLAP IN 1928. THE HARD COVER BOOK IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, COVER IS WORN, AND WRITING ON INSIDE COVER.
Based on a French tale of 3 soldiers returning from war, this classic Marcia Brown book, relates a story of towns people, who were unwilling to share food with three hungry soldiers until the three men began cooking their own Stone Soup. The hard cover book, first published in 1947, had a new printing in 1975. Since that time, the book has gained much recognition for its story content and subtle life lessons. The book is in very fine condition with its only issues being creased areas on the left side top and bottom of the cover. The binding is tight, the pages are not torn or dog-eared, and there are no marks, writings on any of its pages. Illustrations by the author are done in brown, white and russet, orange color tones and are found on all of the book's 40+ pages. A difficult to find, very collectible book, which is certain to increase in value. The ISBN number is 0-684-92296-7. To save you money on book shipments, especially on heavier books, customers within the U.S. may opt for Media Mail shipping through the U.S. Postal Service. Please email us your zip code destination for shipping quote and conditions.
Blow a Wild Bugle for Catfish Bend Ben Lucien Burman, Ill. by Alice Caddy Here is a rollicking adventure story about the animals at Catfish Bend, as, led by their mayor Doc Raccoon, Judge Black the snake, and clever J. C. the fox, they travel to Tickpaw marsh, to help fight off a terrible invasion - coyotes with a master plan to finish off all the animals along the Mississippi. Puffin Books, 1977.ISBN 0-14-03-1101-7. Soft cover, 5 x 7-3/4 inches, 120 pages. Ex-library, with a pocket in back, usual markings. Covers have creases and a faded spine. Still good reading. Under 1 lb.
Childrens Annual Books Of Knowledge For Years 1956-1957
The Annual Book of Knowledge was a publication which contained exclusive, brand new informational stories to make learning fun and to strengthen the bond between parent and child through reading. Published by the Grolier Society, NY, over 100 noted writers and artists contribute writings which cover such topics as animals, stars, secrets of nature, foreign lands and people, movies, new cars and planes, recordings, engineering feets, sports, tv, space missles, new games and things to make and do. In great overall condition. Although there is wear to the dust jackets, the actual books have no noted damage. The cover and bindings are tight, with no missing or lose pages and no writing. Minimal age yellowing is present. Each book has approximately 400 pages. See how much times have changed since the 1950's. Wonderful piece of Americana! To save you money on book shipments, especially on heavier books, customers within the U.S. may opt for Media Mail shipping through the U.S. Postal Service. Please email us your zip code destination for shipping quote and conditions.
Photographer; is from a collection of photographer books. BY Claude Sauvageot. Copyright 1980 by the Ziff-Davis publishing Co. Photographs Copyrighted by Claude Sauvgeot 1978, Copyright 1978 Fernand Nathan. Printed in Italy. First English Edition 1980. Please inquire about price.
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE BOOK THE OUTDOOR GIRLS ON A CANOE TRIP BY LAURA LEE HOPE AND PUBLISHED BY GROSSET AND DUNLAP IN 1930. THE HARD COVER BOOK IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, COVER IS WORN, AND WRITING ON INSIDE COVER.
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE BOOK OLD HERBACEOUS BY REGINALD ARKELL AND PUBLISHED BY HARCOURT, BRACE AND COMPANY IN 1951. THE 160 PAGE HARD COVER BOOK HAS ORIGINAL PAPER DUST JACKET, AND IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, PAPER DUST JACKET IS WORN AND RIPPED AROUND THE EDGES.
FOR SALE IS THE FIRST EDITION BOOK TIME REMEMBERED BY LAURIE HILLYER AND PUBLISHED BY THE MACMILLAN COMPANY IN 1945. THE 175 PAGE HARD COVER BOOK HAS ORIGINAL PAPER DUST JACKET, AND IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, PAPER DUST JACKET IS WORN AND RIPPED.
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE BOOK THE AMRICAN BOYS HANDY BOOK BY D.C. BEARD. THE 427 PAGE BOOK ABOUT FUN THINGS TO DO AND MAKE IN ALL SEASONS WAS PUBLISHED BY CHARLES SCRIBNERS SONS IN 1917 AND IS IN GOOD VERY USED CONDITION, PAGES ARE LOOSE.
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE BOOK BOB SON OF BATTLE BY ALFRED OLLIVANT AND PUBLISHED BY GARDEN CITY PUBLISHING IN 1898. THE 306 PAGE HARD COVER BOOK HAS ORIGINAL PAPER DUST JACKET, AND IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, PAPER DUST JACKET IS WORN AND RIPPED AROUND THE EDGES.
Toby Tyler Or Ten Weeks With A Circus By James Otis
FOR SALE IS THE VINTAGE BOOK TOBY TYLER OR TEN WEEKS WITH A CIRCUS BY JAMES OTIS AND PUBLISHED BY GOLDSMITH PUBLISHING. THE 251 PAGE HARD COVER BOOK HAS ORIGINAL PAPER DUST JACKET, AND IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION, PAPER DUST JACKET IS WORN AND RIPPED, CORNER IS RIPPED OFF.
FOR SALE IS THE ANTIQUE HARD COVER BOOK HELEN'S BABIES BY JOHN HABBERTON. THE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY A.L. BURT CO. IN 1881. THE 257 PAGE BOOK IS IN VERY GOOD BUT USED CONDITION, WEAR TO THE COVER, PAST OWNERS NAME WRITTEN ON INSIDE COVER.
FOR SALE IS THE REFERENCE BOOK HOUSE OF COLLECTIBLES PRICE GUIDE TO STAR WARS COLLECTIBLES BY SUE CORNWELL AND MIKE KOTT AND PUBLISHED BY BALLENTINE PUBLISHING IN 1997. THE 223 PAGE SOFT COVER BOOK HAS IS IN FINE CLEAN CONDITION.
This hardcover Gene Autry and the Ghost Riders book was published in 1955. Book is in VG (very good condition). Minimal wear to the cover and spine with two small tears on inside cover where it meets the spine on top and bottom. Binding is tight with no missing or loose pages. There is a name and address written in ink on the blank page opposite the publisher information. Nice vintage book to add to any collection. To save you money on book shipments, especially on heavier books, customers within the U.S. may opt for Media Mail shipping through the U.S. Postal Service. Please email us your zip code destination for shipping quote and conditions.
The Princess Plays Colleen Neuman Three plays for High School age, The Princess and the Princess, Twice Upon a Time, and The Lost Half Hour. They are for a flexible cast of 20 to 25. Published by Baker's Plays, Quincy, MA, 1996. ISBN 0-87440-061-9. Soft cover, 5 x 7-1/4 inches, 89 pages. Their play has some pencil markings in it that could be erased. Otherwise good condition. Under 1 lb.
Wonderful book about Cubby the bear by Frances Joyce Fransworth. Copyright 1935, first edition. Book is dirty on the outside, but could be cleaned. Has an inscription To Bobby from Mother in the inside cover. Graphics are a must see. Pages are in excellent shape.
Wonderful third edition written by Sydney W. France. Anyone who has siamese cats will just love the pictures from 1951. There is a price written in pencil on the upper right inner cover, but otherwise the book is in excellent condition.
Entertainment Encyclopedia, 3 Volumes Joseph Stewart These three little books will give you a comprehensive look at the world of entertainment. They cover the lives of personalities in movies, music, books, and television. They also cover terms used in the entertainment industries. Do you want to know about Bob Dylan, Billy Crystal, Gene Kelly, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Orson Welles? They are all here. John Lennon, Johnny Mathis, John Travolta or John Belushi? They're here too. Are you interested in Jazz, Special Effects, or Computer Generated Imagery? How about MGM Studios, Walt Disney Studios, or Howard Hughes? You will find them here. How about Ray Bradbury or Ray Charles? Elvis Presley or Elvis Costello? Winona Ryder or Wynonna Judd? Joseph Stewart has compiled an alphabetical listing of a wide spectrum of celebrities, musicians, actors, writers, producers, directors, artistic genres, and creative terminology. Published by Santa Monica Press, 4-1/8 x 6-3/4 inches, 1996. Slight corner wear, hardly read. Under 2 lb.
Ads Done The American Way Book 250+ Ads 1920's Forward
A terrific 350+ page book chock full of nostalgic, historic and scarce advertisements. This over-sized soft cover book published by Dell in 1979, features nearly twenty pages of early 20's and 30's advertising pictures. Categories for these included cars, soft drinks, beauty products, and planes. The book, through its words and countless pictures, weaves a story of America, seen through the eyes of changing advertisements. A fascinating look at trends and standards in society, and how that affects what we buy as consumers. Pictures of well-known celebrities of their time appeared often in print advertising. Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Andy Warhol, Ernest Hemingway are just a few who lent their names and faces to promotions in ads. Book is in fine overall condition without rips, tears, or pen markings. The ISBN number is 0-440-53487-9. To save you money on book shipments, especially on heavier books, customers within the U.S. may opt for Media Mail shipping through the U.S. Postal Service. Please email us your zip code destination for shipping quote and conditions.
FOR SALE IS A COPY OF THE VINTAGE BOOK THE VALLEY OF FEAR A SHERLOCK HOLMES NOVEL BY SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE. THE 320 PAGE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY A.L. BURT COMPANY IN 1914, BY ARRANGEMENT BY GEORGE H DORAN CO. THERE ARE FOUR ILLUSTRATIONS BY ARTHUR L. KELLER. THE BOOK IS IN FAIR CONDITION, VERY USED BUT NOT TORN, WAS A LIBRARY BOOK AT ONE TIME, SO HAVE THOSE MARKINGS. (COULD BE A FIRST EDITION?)
FOR SALE IS A RARE COPY OF THE ANTIQUE BOOK YARROW REVISITED AND OTHER POEMS BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH.. THE 244 PAGE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY R.BARTLETT AND S. RAYNOR. IN 1835 OR NEW YORK. THE BOOK IS IN FAIR CONDITION, COVER IS LOOSE, SOME OF THE SPLINE IS MISSING, FIRST FEW PAGES ARE LOOSE.
Wonderful 2 Volume Set entitled THE BOOK OF BIRDS. Vol. 1 contains Diving Birds, Ocean Birds, Swimmers, Wading Birds, Wild Fowl, Birds of Prey, Game Birds and Shore Birds. 345 pages to this Volume. Vol. 2 contains Owls, Woodpeckers, Flycatchers, Crows, Jays, Orioles, Creepers, Thrushes, Swallows, Tanagers, Wrens, Warblers, Hummingbirds, Finches and Sparrows. 363 pages to this Volume. All kinds of illustrations throughout these Volumes. Books were copyrighted by the National Geographic Society in 1937. Both are in excellent condition. Would make a great addition to one's Bird or Library collection. Buyer to pay $7 for shipping & insurance.
Nice 2 Volume Set entitled HUNTING WILD LIFE WITH CAMERA AND FLASH by George Shiras, 3D. 450 pages to Vol. 1. Features the Lake Superior Region. Vol. 2 has 450 pages as well. Features Wild Life of Coasts, Islands and Mountains. Vol. 1 indicates 950 Photographs by the Author. I'm assuming this is for both Vols. combined. Set was copyrighted by the National Geographic Society in 1936. Excellent condition. Great for any Wildlife literature collection. Buyer to pay $7 for shipping & insurance.
Early Book entitled WILD ANIMALS OF NORTH AMERICA. Copyrighted 1918 by National Geographic Society. 612 pages with various illustrations (many colored) throughout. Overall very good/excellent condition. Would make a nice addition to one's Literature collection. Buyer to pay $5 for shipping & insurance.
FOR SALE IS THE SIGNED 1ST EDITION BOOK MANHUNT, THE INCREDIBLE PURUIT OF A CIA AGENT TURNED TERRORIST BY PETER MAAS AND PUBLISHED BY RANDOM HOUSE IN 1986. THE BOOK IS IN FINE USED CONDITION, ORIGINAL DUST COVER IS SLIGHTLY WORN.
FOR SALE IS THE HARD COVER BOOK FROM LLOYD'S REGISTER OF SHIPPING, LLOYD'S REGISTER OF AMERICAN YACHTS 1960 . THE BOOK HAS 1075 PAGES, CENTER HAS PAGES OF THE PRIVATE SIGNAL FLAGS AND BURGEES FLAGS OF YACHT CLUBS, HAS NICE ADS IN THE BACK AND IS IN FINE CLEAN USED CONDITION.
Miss Marple The Complete Short Stories By A. Christie
FOR SALE IS THE BOOK MISS MAPLE THE COMPLETE SHORT STORIES BY AGATHA CHRISTIE IN 1985. THE BOOK CLUB EDITION BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY DODD MEAD & COMPANY, HAS ORIGINAL DUST JACKET AND IS IN FINE BUT USED CONDITION, DUST JACKET A LITTLE WORN ON THE EDGES.
FOR SALE IS THE COOKBOOK COOKING WITH COUNTRY MUSIC STARS . THE 217 PAGE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY PELICAN PUBLISHING IN 1990 AND IS IN FINE CONDITION, THE PAGES ARE NICE AND CLEAN, THE COVER A LITTLE USED.
FOR SALE IS A FIRST EDITION COPY OF THE BROTHERS BULGER, HOW THEY TERRORIZED AND CORRUPTED BOSTON FOR A QUARTER CENTURY BOOK BY HOWIE CARR. THE 342 PAGE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY WARNER BOOKS IN 2006 AND IS IN VERY FINE CONDITION WITH DUST JACKET.
Wonderful reproduction of a 60s era jacket based on the original Mary Poppins. Bound in reinforced library board, with illistrations by Mary Shepard. Some spots on the cover, but can be cleaned, but pages are in great shape. Typical library book.
Ship Of Gold In The Deep Blue Sea By Kinder (1st Ed)
FOR SALE IS A FIRST EDITION HARD COVER COPY OF SHIP OF GOLD IN THE DEEP BLUE SEA BY GARY KINDER AND PUBLISHED BY ATLANTIC MONTHLY PRESS IN 1998. THE BOOK IS IN VERY FINE CONDITION, ORIGINAL DUST JACKET IS SLIGHTLY WORN.
FOR SALE IS A FIRST AMERICAN EDITION OF THE BOOK THE MEMOIRS OF SERGEANT BOURGOGNE , PUBLISHED BY DOUBLEDAY & MCCLURE COMPANY IN 1899. THE BOOK IS IN GOOD CONDITION, FIRST FEW PAGES ARE LOOSE. THE MEMOIRS ARE FROM 1812 AND 1813, A FRAGMENT OF THE COMPLETE MEMOIR, AND THE ONLY PART KNOWN TO EXIST AT THE TIME OF THE PUBLISHING IN 1899. HE WAS A SERGEANT IN NAPOLIANS CONSULE GUARD WHEN THEY MARCHED AGAINST THE RUSSIANS.
FOR SALE IS THE FIRST EDITION COPY OF TORTEN'S CHRISTMAS SECRET BOOK WRITTEN BY MAURICE DOLBIER IN 1951. THE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY LITTLE, BROWN AND COMPANY OF BOSTON AND ILLUSTRATED BY ROBERT HENNEBERGER. THE BOOK IS IN GOOD BUT USED CONDITION, THE COLOR IN THE ILLUSTRATIONS ARE NICE AND BRIGHT.
The Funny Side Of Physic By Crabtre (1st Ed, 1872)
FOR SALE IS A TRUE FIRST EDITION COPY OF THE FUNNY SIDE OF PHYSIC OR THE MYSTERIES OF MEDICINE BOOK BY A.D. CRABRE, M.D.. THE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY J.B. BURR & HYDE COMPANY OF CHICAGO AND CINCINNATI IN 1872. THE 816 PAGE BOOK IS AN EXPOSE OF MEDICAL HUMBUGS, QUACKS AND CHARLATANS AND IS IN GOOD CONDITION, BINDING IS LOOSE, SOME SLIGHT WATER DAMAGE AND SPOTS.
FOR SALE IS THE BOOK MECHANISM BY IRVING HENRY PRAGEMAN, M.E. WHO WAS PROFESSOR OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MAINE. THE 296 PAGE BOOK WAS PUBLISHED BY INTERNATIONAL TEXTBOOK COMPANY OF SCRANTON, PA IN 1943. THE BOOK HAS BEEN WRITTEN IN BY A STUDENT (CALCULATIONS, ETC) AND HAD A PAPER CLIP LEFT ON SOME PAGES, SO COUPLE OF PAGES ARE RIPED, OTHER THAN THAT THE BOOK IS IN GOOD, CLEAN CONDITION.
FOR SALE IS THE BOOK A CONCISE DICTIONARY OF GARDENING BY A. J. MACSELF, F.R.H.S. THAT WAS PUBLISHED BY GARDEN CITY PUBLISHING COMPANY OF NEW YORK IN 1940. THE 544 PAGE GARDENING DICTIONARY IS IN FINE BUT USED CONDITION, CLEAN PAGES.
Terrific books written in 1920 for the series Carpenting and Contracting . Volume I is Bluepring Reading, Drawing, and Sheet-Metal Work. Wonderful pages and pages of blue prings within this volume. Volume IV is Heating, ventilation, Steam Fitting, and Water Supply Drainage. the diagrams in this volume is a must see. Leather Bound. Both in excellent condition. Price is for both volumes
Two Bobbsey Twins hard cover books by Laura Lee Hope. First is a 1924 Copyright--The Bobbsey Twins and Baby May. 242 pages. In fair condition for its age. Spine has tears on top and bottom, and the former owner's name and address are written on the inside cover and first page. Cover has scratches and staining. Second, The Bobbsey Twins in the Country. The Goldsmith Publishing Co. Chicago. 251 pages. Wear along front inside cover page, and a tear on inside back cover. Slight staining on cover. Both books pages are yellowed with age.
Published in 1967 for the Golden Press the book was part of a whole series of books. Outside of the book is in excellent condition. Front spine on the inside is broke, but the pictures and inside covers are a must to see.
Vertebrates: Adaptation - Scientific American - Biology Introductions by Norman K. Wessells This book concentrates upon adaptations of vertebrates to the physical and biological world in which they live. Swimming, running, flying, navigating, mating, and communicating are but a few of the activities treated in the various articles from Scientific American. W. H. Freeman & Co., 1980. ISBN 0-7167-1168-0. Soft cover, 8-1/2 x 11-1/4 inches, 256 pages. Light edge wear. Some underlining and notes on three articles. Otherwise clean. Firmly bound. Under 3 lbs.
Survivors in the Shadows Gary Turbak, ill. by Lawrence Ormsby Threatened and endangered mammals of the American West Survivors in the Shadows describes all threatened and endangered mammals of the seventeen western states -- more than one hundred species. The book is divided into two parts, one dealing with species listed by the federal government as threatened or endangered, the other examining state-listed species. Locator maps, exzuisite illustrations, and a complete index aid the reader's understanding. Northland Publishers, 1993. ISBN 0-87358-561-5. Soft cover, 8-1/2 x 11 inches, 160 pages. Light corner wear. Clean and firmly bound. Under 3 lbs.
Seaside Library Pocket Edition, No. 1832, Issued Tri-weekly June 17, 1890. This antique edition originally sold for 25 cents. The Alhambra by Washington Irving. Publishers Geo. Munro's Sons, New York. The cover and inside pages are very worn. There is tape on the cover and pages have separated from the binding. These pages are very worn and brittle. There are pencil and pen notations. Poor condition.
This will be a welcome addition to a library of antique books. It is embossed in black and gold. Spine is scuffed at top and bottom but pages are tight. William Cullen Bryant is known as the 'Father of American Poetry'. He was the first internationally recognized poet from the New World. This book has in pencil on the inside cover: A Gift to my dear Children - April ist, 1877 - From Mother E.J.P. ADD $6.00 SHIPPING TO ANYWHERE IN THE USA. Shipping discount available on multiple purchases.
War Time Cook Book for American Women Sunday March 17, 1918 A newspaper section from the San Francisco Examiner telling what must be done to conserve food during the war. Why We Must Hurry Up Food To The Allies. Save the Food to Win War for Liberty. President Wilson's Appeal to Women of the Nation. Many other news articles on what to do to conserve food during the World War I. This is the actual newspaper, not a reproduction. Newspaper style, 8 pages, 10-3/4 inches wide by about 20 inches tall. Paper is dark and brittle. Slight wear at corner of fold. Still very readable.
Trout Fever Cartoons From the Liar's Lair Bruce Cochran The world's funniest outdoor-sports cartoonist has done it again. In Trout Fever, Bruce Cochran delivers good-natured pokes at fly fishers, fishing fashion fanatics, know-it-all guides, and the finicky fish themselves. Willow Creek Press, 1993. ISBN 1-55971-149-3. Soft cover, 5-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches, 96 pages. Inscription on title page. Otherwise near fine. Under 1 lb.
Hardback with dust cover. 189 pages, 9 illustrations (1 colour, the rest black and white). Published by Basil Blackwell, Oxford, England. First printed in 1935. This is an ex-school prize, Standard 1, 1942. Dust jacket is a little scruffy, andthe book exposes the spine in a couple of places (see photo), but overall very sound. Some foxing to outer edges of pages. The Knights at Bay by Philip Lindsay. Tales of Action, No. 1. Possibly a first edition. No reprint dates.
Geunon on Mlich Cows A Treatise Upon The Bovine Species in General by Thos. J. Hand who translated this version from the last and enlarged edition by F. Guenon 1919. Detailed black and white illustrations. 131 page hard cover book with advertisment for Descriptive Catalog of Rural Book in the back.
Cage And Singing Birds By W. E. Shuchard And George J. Barnesby C. 1890
Cage and Sining Birds Their Management, Habitis, Diseases, Breeding, And The Methods of Taking Them by W. E. Shuchard and revised and partly rewritten by George J. Barnesby c. 1890 261 page hard cover book with detailed illustrations.
National Standard Squab Book By Elmer C. Rice 1937
National Standard Squab Book by Elmer C. Rice 1937. 416 page hard cover Pigeon book with Illusrations from New Sketches, Half Tone Plates and a few dried flowers too!. This book is a manual for the installation and management of Squab plant.
Bird Keepers Guide and Companion Containing Plain Directions for Keeping and Breeding Canaries, And Goldfinch and Linnet Mules and all Other Song Birds. Contains Bird-Fancier, Containing The Very Best Instrctctions For Taking, Feeding and Rearing Singing Birds published by John and Charles Mozley, Derby and Bird-Fancier, Containing The Very Best Instrctctions For Taking, Feeding and Reasring Various Sorts of Song Birds, Derby and Printed by Henry Mozley. Hard Cover book Detailed original illustrated fold out pages and a color engraving.
Hunting The Grisly and Other Sketches by Teddy Bear and famous conservationist 26th President Theodore Roosevelt Part Two of The Wilderness Hunter, this 247 page hard cover book has incrediably detailed drawings by J. C. Beard. Seems ol Teddy spells grizzly bear a bit different!
Antique Victorian wildflower book by Mrs. William Star Dana Illustrated Marian Saterlee 1895. How To Know The Wild Flowers A Guide To The Names Haunts And Habits Of Our Common Wild Flowers. Hard cover book with hundreds of ilustrations. Several natural collected REAL dried flower specimins. 390 pages with interesting naturer related advertising in the conclusion.