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New England Railroad Calendar 1971 [ Calendar for the Year 1971 ]

by Comet Films of Boston

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1970
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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Boston, Massachusetts: Comet Films of Boston, 1970. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Oblong quarto, 8 1/2" x 11" ; 24 pages; illustrated throughout with 12 black and white train photos; plastic spiral bound, stiff two-color illustrated wraps. In very good condition over all, internally clean and fine, but externally damaged at the fore-edge hole for hanging, light… Read more
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Mayo's Cut Plug; "For Chewing and Smoking"; 2 Tobacco Trade Cards issued by P. H. Mayo & Brother

by P. H. Mayo & Brother et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
c. 1900
Condition
Near Fine and Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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Richmond, VA: P. H. Mayo & Brother, Incor, c. 1900. First Edition. Stiff Card. Near Fine and Very good. Two original advertising trade cards with sepia tone picture of a women in period dress on each (upper body only) and business trade mark on reverse in blue. 32mo, 3 1/8" x 2" printed on stiff cardboard. Both… Read more
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The Cities Service Personal Budget Book 1931

by Henry L. Doherty/ Cities Service Company

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1931
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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New York, New York: Cities Service Company, 1931. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. This copy also contains a copy of a form letter from the Doherty company referencing the fact that this is being sent as a radio offer premium. "Thrift and wise investment bring independence and freedom from care." Octavo, 62 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff… Read more
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Ford Exposition: A Century of Progress [1934 Chicago World's Fair display box] Man Must Go to the Earth for All Material [Gift Souvenir]

by Ford Motor Corporation

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1934
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Chicago, Illinois: Ford Motor Company, 1934. First Edition. Unbound. Very good +. 12 materials: Iron Ore, Silklimanite, Mohair, Copper Ore, Cork, Rubber, Zinc Ore, Asbestos, Glass, Bauxite, Soy Beans, Cotton. 12mo, 5" tall x 3 1/2" wide x 3/4" deep, blue cardboard box with clear plastic 'windows' for each of the materials. In small shipping box from the… Read more
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Ford Exposition: A Century of Progress [1934 Chicago World's Fair Brochure] Roads of the World

by Ford Motor Corporation

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1934
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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Chicago, Illinois: Ford Motor Company, 1934. First Edition. Unbound. Very good. 6 panel fan fold. 12mo, 6" tall x 4 1/2" wide (26" unfolded) 2 color (blue and black), photographic illustration plus promotional copy: "One-third of a century of progress produced the New Ford V-Eight" "It is not good business unless buyer and seller both gain by it."… Read more
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Parker Brothers: 1883 - 1983 [ Calendar for the Year 1983 ]

by Pat Capozzi, Amy Dean, Nancy Kelly, Holly Phillips, Harvey Macomber

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Published
1983
Condition
Very good
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$19.00

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Beverly, MA: Parker Brothers,, 1983. Original Wraps. Very good. Limited edition: one of 2,000. An anniversary calander. Oblong quarto, 14" x 11" ; 24 pages illustrated throughout in two color on cream stock, wire saddle stitch, stiff color illustrated wraps. In very good condition over all, internally clean and fine, but externally marred by light foxing and moderate… Read more
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Detroit, Michigan: Dr. Vaux Company, 1904. First Edition. Chapbook. Good. 32mo, 4 3/4" tall, advertising booklet, 64 pages, wire saddle stitch, black and white cover illustration on stiff wraps, interior on newsprint. Good condition over all, interior very good, clean, paper moderately yellowed, but cover torn at the top of the spine with a 1/2" piece missing and… Read more
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Home Almanac, for the year 1891

by Home Insurance Company

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1891
Condition
Good -
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$7.50

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New York, New York: Home Insurance Company of New York, 1891. First Edition. Decorative Paper. Good -. This is a booklet with pictorial and text vignettes covering each of the months of the year and including advertisements from other businesses. Octavo, 9" tall, 34 pages, wire side stitch, stiff color pictorial covers. This copy is in good minus… Read more
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Atlanta Biltmore, "The South's Supreme Hotel" [Calendar and rate card 1931]

by Atlanta Biltmore

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1931
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$9.50

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Atlanta, Georgia: Atlanta Biltmore, 1931. First Edition. Single sheet. Very good. All Rooms Outside -- with Bath, Single $4.00, $5.00, $6.00 / Double $6, $8.00, $10 / 30 Rooms at $3.50" A single original plastic card 2 1/2" x 3 3/4" with Hotel image on one side and calender for the year 1931 on the other, printed in… Read more
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Palacio Nacional de Mafra; [10 Postcards, fanfold style--bound in a single booklet]

by Coleccao Passaporte (Loty)

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
c 1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$4.50

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Lisbon, Portugal (Lisboa): Coleccao Passaporte (Loty), c 1960. First Edition. Stiff Card cover. Very Good. An original booklet of 10 color postcards (complete), side wire bound with perferation for removal. All present. 24mo, 4" x 5 1/4" 10 postcards, connected in fanfold, in stiff printed wraps. A very good clean original copy over all with mostly minor shelf… Read more
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Lexington, Massachusetts: Old Belfry Club, 1931. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good +. This is a simple program for an Old Belfry Club presentation. Octavo, 9 3/4" tall, 4 pages plus printed wraps, wire saddle stictch. A good copy over all, paper lightly soiled and moderately worn with dakening at the spine, wire binding beginning to rust.
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$6.50
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Trail Cookery for Girl Scouts

by [Kellogg] [Girl Scouts]

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
n.d
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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Battle Creek, Michigan: Kellogg Company: Home Economics Department, n.d. First Edition. Pamphlet. Very good. Oblong octavo pamphlet, 8" tall x 3 3/4 wide, 12 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, generally clean pamphlet with minor shelf wear, light exterior soiling, binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.
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Star War incredible cross-sections: the ultimate guide to Star Wars vehicles and spacecraft

by David West Reynolds; illustrated by Hans Jenssen & Richard Chasemore

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine / Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780789434807
Item Price
$60.00

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New York, New York: (DK) Dorling Kindersley, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Near Fine / Very Good. Folio 14 " tall, 32 pages, glossy pictorial boards. A near fine, clean, neat first edition with very little shelf wear, hinges and binding tight. In a very good slightly rubbed dust jacket with the original price present. Issued by… Read more
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Boston, Massachusetts: [ New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad ] Rand Avery Supply, 1901. First Edition. Brochure-one-sheet. Very Good. An original one sheet time table printed both sides; 10 1/2 x 12", folded to 5 1/2 x 3", black print on orange stock. A very good copy over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing, light soiling,… Read more
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Madame Tussaud's Exhibition; Official Guide and Catalogue 1931

by John T. Tussaud, John Jarman, et al

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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London, England: Madame Tussaud's Exhibition, 1931. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Revised and brought up-to-date, May, 1931" Octavo, 8" tall, 72 pages (with single color illustrations and ads throughout), saddle stich, stiff illustrated covers. A very good, clean original soft cover copy over all, exterior moderately shelf worn and edge rubbed, with little soiling, moderate yellowing, binding… Read more
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Free Wheeling: What It Does-How It Does It

by Studebaker Motors

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$15.20

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South Bend, Indiana: Studebaker, 1930. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Pamphlet, 16mo, 6" tall, 20 pages + covers,illustrated throughout, two color printing, wire saddle stitch. A very good, clean, neat informational pamphlet with partial splitting started at cover hinge. Issued by the Studebaker Corporation extolling their new invention of a "free wheeling" gear mechanism.
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Married Life; A Blessing to the Truly Married [With an original marriage certificate, July, 1896, signed by the married couple, witnesses, pastor, and wedding guests, in 'book' form]

by William Robert Burnside, and Margaret Janet Moore; arranged by Mrs. Dora E. W. Spratt

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Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$13.20

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Heuvelton, New York; Philadelphia: Charles H. Banes ; B. Griffith, Philadelphia, 1896. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 61 pages, decorative white cloth, silvered titles and top edge. A hard covered booklet of advice, prayers, quotes, and instruction, including the actual certificate signed by the bride, the groom, the witnesses and the Baptist minister. Includes… Read more
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