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McCalls; December 1957; Volume LXXXV, Number 3; It's all in the family: trip to toyland (Berenstain); Walt Disney's Christmas Carol; Eleanor Roosevelt; Al Hirshberg ; etc. (single complete issue)

By Otis Lee Wiese, editor; Walt Disney, Stanley and Janice Berenstain, Camilla R. Bittle, Ann Gibbons, George P. Morrill, et al.

New York, New York: Crowell - Collier Publishing, 1950. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good . Original issue with covers and ads. A subscriber label is attached at the bottom margin of the front cover. Folio, 13 1/2" tall, color illustrated wraps; 148 pages. A very good soft cover magazine overall, with minor exterior wear, some exterior color fading, spine moderately worn with some chipping at top and bottom of the spine, binding solid, clean and complete paper light to moderately yellowed. The Disney story is moderately yelllowed, being printed on cheaper paper. Contains fiction with numerous color illustrations and features on food, fashion, gardening, wonderful full page four color ads.

$25.00

Social Register Boston: 1973 [Massachusetts] : Vol. LXXXVII, No. 5; November 1972

By Social Register Association

New York, New York: Social Register Association, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 12mo, 6 3/4" tall, 430 pages, red titles, black boards. A very good, clean, neat hardcover edition with light shelf wear, rubbing at the orners; hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed. Without dust jacket if issued.

$19.00

Heritage Receipts from St. John's ( Episcopal Church and Parish House recipes )

By St. John's Epicopal Church; Helen Inglesby

Savannah, Georgia: Kennickell Printing Company, c. 1980?. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near fine. No date. Octavo, 9" tall, 48 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean neat pamphlet style book of recipes.

$7.50

City of Medford: Traffic Ordinances; 1937

By City of Medford

Chapbook-Saddle stitch. Very good. 24mo booklet, 5 3/4" x 3 3/4, 48 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff tan printed wraps. A very good copy over all with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper lightly yellow.

$7.50

A Summer Paradise : an illustrated, descriptive guide to the Delightful and Healthful Resorts [ covering Lake George, Lake Champlain, the Adirondack Mountains ] reached by [ Rail and Steamer Lines of ] the Delaware and Hudson Company

By The Delaware and Hudson Company

Albany, New York: Delaware and Hudson Company, 1916. Early Printing. Hardcover. Good. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 359 pages, including advertisements; black and white intertextual photo and maps; lacking covers. A good disbound copy overall with moderate shelf wear and soiling to cover pages; internal binding solid, paper relatively clean, fore-edge foxed. Lacking covers and flyleaves. Sold as is

$16.50

Souvenir [postcard] Folder of Chattanooga, Tenn.

By [Asheville Post Card Co]

Asheville, North Carolina: Asheville Post Card Co, circa 1948. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. A color folding mailer 6 x 4 1/4 inches, containing a fan fold of 18 color images 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 , bound in stiff color wraps. In very good, clean, sold condition over all.

$7.50

Cowboy Songs: The Yellow Rose of Texas; A Home on the Range; etc

By Belmont Music, et al

Chicago, Illinois: Belmont Music, c. 1937. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 9" tall saddle stitched, 24 pages, stiff pictorial wraps. A very good copy with moderate shelfwear , binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. 26 songs in total, mostly a page or less in length with music.

$9.50

A Dream on a Star: A Girl With a Car

By Dan Scanlan

Nevada City, California: There Now Delivery Company, 1990. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near fine. "A compilation of the literature of the road gleaned by sitting, standing, pacing and musing on the on-ramps of the nations highways at various times from April, 1973 to Janiary, 1976." Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall saddle stitched, 12 pages, stiff gray wraps. A near fine copy with very slight wear, binding solid, paper white. Mostly one liners and complaint.

$6.50

The Linebook: 1931 / The Linebook: 1933 (two original copies sold together)

By Richard Henry Little (RHL); Shelby Little (editor); The Chicago Tribune

Chicago, Illinois: The Chicago Tribune, 1931/1933. First edition thus. Chapbook-Saddle stitch. Good + / Very good. 2 individual copies. Narrow octavo 9" tall x 4 1/4" wide, saddle stitched, 64 pages, stiff color illustrated wraps. 1931 is a good plus original copy over all, spine and cover edges worn, interior cover lightly foxed, first and last pages foxed, but generally clean and binding sturdy, paper cream white. 1933 is a very good copy over all, spine and cover edges light to moderately worn, generally clean and bindings sturdy, paper cream white. "The Linebook, made up of the brilliant nonsense and incomprable satire written daily by the Tribune's distinguished column conductor, Richard Henry Little, has been published annually since 1924."

$9.50

The Story of Jean and Pierre Lafitte, the Pirate Patriots

By Louisiana State Museum; Cabildo On Dit

New Orleans, Lousiana: Louisiana State Museum, c. 1935. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. No date. Octavo pamphlet, 9" tall saddle stitched, 32 pages, stiff beige wraps. A very good copy with moderate shelfwear and slight exterior soiling to the cover, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$9.50

The Linebook: 1942 / The Linebook: 1943 (two original copies sold together)

By Richard Henry Little (RHL); Charles Collins (editor); The Chicago Tribune

Chicago, Illinois: The Chicago Tribune, 1942 / 1943. First edition thus. Chapbook-Saddle stitch. both Very good. Narrow octavo 9" tall x 4 1/4" wide, saddle stitched, 64 pages, stiff color illustrated wraps. both are very good original copies over all, spine and cover edges light to moderately worn, generally clean and bindings sturdy, paper cream white. "The Linebook, made up of the brilliant nonsense and incomprable satire written daily by the Tribune's distinguished column conductor, Richard Henry Little, has been published annually since 1924."

$9.50

Abraham Lincoln: His Book; a facsimile reproduction of the original with an explanatory note

By Abraham Lincoln; J. McCan Davis

New York, New York: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1903. Second printing. Decorative Leather. Fair. A small notebook of lined pages with Lincoln's hand-written notes and newspaper articles from the period of the Lincoln-Douglas debates reproduced along with explanatory notes by Mr. Davis. Originally appeared in 1901. approximated 40 pages of facsimile text + 12 pages of printed text and additional blank pages. In fair condition only, binding broken, back cover and leather backstrip spine missing, endpaper yellowed and chipped away, first facsimile page loose, second page edge chipped, internal binding shaken.

$19.00

How to use Rope Aboard Your Boat; How to put Rope to Work in Industry; Useful Knots and How To Tie Them [three individual American history pamphlets sold together] each "One of a series of Plymouth Data Books for Rope Users.

By [Plymouth Cordage Company]

PlymouthMassachusetts: Plymouth Cordage Company, 1950. First edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. 3 individual original pamphlets sold together; 24mo, 7" tall, 38 pages, 32 pages, 32 pages respectively, wire saddle stiched, stiff color illustrated wraps. A very good lot over all with minor shelf wear, light exterior soiling, wire saddle stitch starting to rust; binding tight, paper white. These were sold by J.T. O'Connell, Inc. Ship Chandlery in Newport Rhode Island

$9.50

Boston Men and the Winning of American Independence

By Robert E. Moody; The American History Room, Boston University

Plymouth Massachusetts: Boston University, 1948. First edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. "The story of America shown in the lives of some of the most illustrious men of Boston in New England and illustrated by Portraits . . . now in the American History Room of Boston University 24mo, 6" tall, 23 pages with black and white plate pages, wire saddle stiched, stiff blue printed wraps. A very good clean, sturdy original pamphlet over all with minor shelf wear, light exterior soiling, wire saddle stitch starting to rust; binding tight, paper cream white.

$9.50

Praying for Sheetrock ((Uncorrected galley proof / advance reader's copy / ARC special reading edition)
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Praying for Sheetrock ((Uncorrected galley proof / advance reader's copy / ARC special reading edition)

By Melissa Fay Greene

New York, New York: Addison Wesley , 1991. First Edition. Pictorial Wraps. Near fine. (Uncorrected proof / advance reading copy--ARC edition--Issued in large paperback size from the first edition plates for proofreaders and reviewers prior to publication.) Octavo, 9 1/4" tall. A near fine, clean, sturdy softcover with light shelf wear, BUT cover corner creased across; binding tight, paper cream white. Editor's card to reviewer laid in.

$9.50

The Gastronomic Story (revised and expanded) ; more than 500 distinctive regional, traditional and contemporary recipes

By Evan Jones

Woodstock, New York: Overlook Press, 1990. Third edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near fine/near fine. Quarto 9 1/2" tall, 516 pages with intertextual illustrations; blue quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hardcover with light shelf wear;hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with slight spoiling to the fore-edges and a remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with original price.

$9.50

Raising Steaks: the life and times of American beef
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Raising Steaks: the life and times of American beef

By Betty Fussell

New York, New York: Harcourt , 2008. First printing. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 364 pages, brown and beige boards. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the cover edges, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white with e previous owner's name penned on the front endpaper. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket and with original price.

$6.50

OLD ELIOT: Vol. I, No. VII; Eliot, Maine, July, 1897; Nicholas Frost and His Family at Sturgeon Creek (read at the June meeting of the Eliot Historical Society)

By Elizabeth Mehitable Bartlett

Eliot, Maine: Eliot Historical Society, 1897. Reprint. Stiff Wraps . Very Good -. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, pages 85 to 104, sewn side stitched pamphlet, self-wraps. A very good minus, generally clean, sturdy soft-cover with moderate shelf wear and slight exterior soiling; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Printed by Augustine Caldwell, Eliot, Maine, printer

$16.50

Souvenir Program of the Two Hundredth Anniversary of the Incorporation of the town of Wareham, Massachusetts 1739 - 1939 (July 8, 9, 10, 1939; Brief History of the Town of Wareham

By Charles L. Bates et al

Wareham, Massachusetts: Courier Print Shop Wareham, 1939. First edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 36 pages with intertextual illustration, wire saddle stitch, stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover pamphlet over all with moderate shelf wear and some exterior soiling; binding solid, wire stitch rusting, paper lightly yellowed (was antique yellow stock to begin with).

$16.50

Souvenir [postcard] Folder of Athens Georgia

By [Asheville Post Card Co]

Asheville, North Carolina: Asheville Post Card Co, circa 1948. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. A color folding mailer 6 x 4 1/4 inches, containing a fan fold of 18 color images 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 , bound in stiff color wraps. In very good, clean, sold condition over all with previous owner's name and address on the cover with post mark but no stamp, and one image of Hotel Georgian marked "we slept here".

$7.50

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