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AN AGE OF BARNS
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AN AGE OF BARNS

By Sloane, Eric

Washington DC: American Museum of Natural History, 1976. Paperback. Good+. 11 x 9, 96 pgs, b&w illustrations throughout and a section of color illustrations. Interesting information about and wonderful drawings of barns, by this well-known artist.

$12.00

THE GOOD HOUSEKEEPING COOK BOOK
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THE GOOD HOUSEKEEPING COOK BOOK

New York: Rinehart & Company, 1944. Revised. Hardcover. Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, color photos, 981 pgs. Classic mid-century cooking and recipes. Spine cloth loose.

$7.00

ABC BOOK OF EARLY AMERICANA
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ABC BOOK OF EARLY AMERICANA

By Sloane, Eric

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 8 1/2 x 11, 58 pgs, b&w illustrations. A sketchbook of antiquities and American firsts.

$10.00

ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL
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ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL

By Herriot, James

London: Pan Books, 1976. Paperback. Good+. 5 x 7 1/2, 428 pgs. Herriot's classic stories of a veterinarian's rural life in a small English town.

$6.00

THE URBAN TREASURE HUNTER; A Practical Handbook for Beginners
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THE URBAN TREASURE HUNTER; A Practical Handbook for Beginners

By Chaplan, Michael

Garden City Park, NY: Square One Publishers, 2005. Third printing. Paperback. Very Good+. 7 1/2 x 9, 230 pgs, index, sepia and white photos and illustrations. Every city possesses countless hidden treasures waiting to be discovered--ancient artifacts, valuable jewelry, and vintage coins, as well as hundreds of other highly sought-after collectibles. Here is a complete and practical guide to locating, unearthing, and identifying all of those treasures.

$15.00

THE AMERICAN EVERYDAY COOKBOOK
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THE AMERICAN EVERYDAY COOKBOOK

By Murphy, Agnes

New York: Random House, 1955. Second printing. Hardcover. Good+. 6 x 9, pages unnumbered (several hundred), decorated endsheets, pages discolored with age. A classic old cookbook.

$20.00

GREAT SAUSAGE RECIPES AND MEAT CURING
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GREAT SAUSAGE RECIPES AND MEAT CURING

By Kutas, Rytek

Buffalo, NY: The Sausage Maker, 2007. Third revised. Hardcover. Very Good+. 6 x 9 1/2, 552 pgs, b&w photos. The classic on sausage making.

$20.00

HOW TO SPLIT WOOD, SHUCK AN OYSTER, AND MASTER OTHER SIMPLE PLEASURES.; The Kaufmann Mercantile Guide

By Redgrave, Alexandra and Jessica Hundley, editors

New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2015. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good+. 7 x 9, 223 pgs, b&w and color illustrations. A trusty companion for the slow and thoughtful home and the inner utilitarian in us all.

$15.00

WHERE ELSE BUT ALASKA

By Machetanz, Sara

New York: Scribner, 1954. Hardcover. Good+ in Good DJ. 5 1/2 x 8, 214 pgs, b&w photos. The story of a couple who settled in and built their home in the Matanuska Valley in the mid-20th century.

$25.00

WILLOW RUN FARM; An Ohio Memoir 1924-1935
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WILLOW RUN FARM; An Ohio Memoir 1924-1935

By Grenga, Marcella Woolf and Jody LaRaine Grenga

FLowWOOLF Naturals, 2008. Paperback. Very Good+. 6 x 9, 300 pgs, b&w historical photos. The initial book in a trilogy, records the author's experience of growing up on a working farm in the rural Midwest during the Great Depression.

$35.00

WILLOW RUN POUNTRY FARM; An Ohio Memoir 1936-1941
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WILLOW RUN POUNTRY FARM; An Ohio Memoir 1936-1941

By Grenga, Marcella Woolf and Jody LaRaine Grenga

DocJudy.com, 2010. Paperback. Good+. 6 x 9, 365 pgs, b&w photos. "This poignant oral history is a tribute to Byron and Blanche Woolf of Berlin Center in northeast Ohio who raised six children while weathering the vicissitudes of the Great Depression - only to find more privation during World War II. This story of quiet triumph over adversity that will leave you laughing and crying over their pleasures and hardships and all in-between is a testimony to a family's love for each other and will to survive against all odds - 400,000 farms were foreclosed on in the '30s - Willow Run Farm was not among them thanks to this family's wit and grit..."

$35.00

REALISTIC EVERYDAY CARRY
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REALISTIC EVERYDAY CARRY

By Cooper, Max

Published/Printed by the author, 2015. First edition. Paperback. Good+. 6 x 9, 169 pgs, b&w photos. Provides options and improves your decision making ability to know and understand the cost/benefit ratio of every piece of everyday carry gear that you decide to put into your pockets. Front cover creased.

$25.00

WIND ON THE WATER; The Story of a Pioneering Alaskan Couple
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WIND ON THE WATER; The Story of a Pioneering Alaskan Couple

By Conkle, Lenora Huntley as told to Jim Rearden

Anchorage, AK: Great Northwest Publishing Co., 1992. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 5 1//2 x 8 1/2, 276 pgs, b&w photos throughout. The author's life in the Alaskan bush, primarily at Tanada Lake.

$35.00

POPULAR MECHANICS HOME HOW-TO
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POPULAR MECHANICS HOME HOW-TO

By Jackson, Albert and David Day

New York: Hearst Books, 2000. Revised. Hardcover. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 10, 512 pgs, index, color illustrations. Easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions with more than 3,000 color illustrations and photographs.

$10.00

HOME TANNING OF LEATHER AND SMALL FUR SKINS
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HOME TANNING OF LEATHER AND SMALL FUR SKINS

By Rogers, J.S. and I.D. Clarke

Washington DC: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1954. Revised. Paperback. Very Good. Farmers' Bulletin No. 1334. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 25 pgs, b&w photos and illustrations. Neat old government guide to to home tanning.

$8.00

CONTROLLING DISEASES OF HOME PLANTINGS
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CONTROLLING DISEASES OF HOME PLANTINGS

By Shannon, Emroy L.

Las Cruces, NM: Cooperative Extension Service of NMSU, 1967. Paperback. Good+. 6 x 9, 18 pgs, b&w and color photos. Written by a plant pathologist, causes and control of plant diseases around the yard.

$8.00

EXCITING MEALS AROUND THE WORLD
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EXCITING MEALS AROUND THE WORLD

By Sneyers, Jeanine, editor

Liechtenstein: Flash/World Publications, 1968. Paperback. Very Good. 4 1/2 x 4 1/2, 160 pgs, b&w photos throughout. The best of the world recipes: Africa, China, Colombia, Indonesia, Italy, Turkey, Thailand, Yugoslavia, Spain, India, Japan and more.

$5.00

CAROUSEL CONVECTION MICROWAVE COOKBOOK
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CAROUSEL CONVECTION MICROWAVE COOKBOOK

Mahwah, NJ`: Sharp Electronics Corporation, 1983. Paperback. Very Good+. 8 1/2 x 11, 208 pgs, index, color photos. One of the early cookbooks put out by the company that makes microwave ovens with full directions on how to cook a wide variety of dishes in the oven.

$5.00

TRIED & TRUE
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TRIED & TRUE

By Miller, Judy S., Debra Armstrong, Arlene Olson, Kelley Pledger, Pat Lucas & Linda Duggan

Ft. Worth: Texas-New Mexico Power Company, 1992. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 49 pgs. The annual recipe book from this local power company. Recipes collected by the home economists for the five divisions of TNMP.

$5.00

COOKIES; 110 Fabulous Recipes
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COOKIES; 110 Fabulous Recipes

By Betty Crocker

Minneapolis: General Mills, Inc., 1991. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 x 8 1/2, 92 pgs, index, color photos throughout. Cookie recipes for every occasion plus secrets for making perfectly shaped cookies, giving cookies as gifts, mailing cookies to loved ones and even creating your own favorite cookie!

$5.00

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