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Jas. Smith & Sons Best London Steel Pointed Hair Pins. Salesman's portfolio containing eight mounted hair pins in eight different sizes, 2" - 3-3/4".


London:: Jas. Smith & Sons,, no date [19th c.]. original gilt-lettered red portfolio of New York Sole Agent John Thornton & Co.. Very fine.. 9 x 4 inches,.


This cabinet contains samples of all colors of the following grades of cloths manufactured by the Interlaken Mills, Providence, R. I. Vellum de Luxe; Common Colors; Extra Colors; Art Vellum, Basket Weave, Art Canvas and Crash; Intergrain; Art Buckram.


Providence, R. I.:: Interlaken Mills,, [September, 1923]. 9 gilt-lettered volumes enclosed in publisher's gilt-lettered folding box.. Some light use to folding box; very attractive.. About 6 x 6 x 4 inches,. Multiple book cloth samples bound in each volume..


Marvels of the New West. A Vivid Portrayal of the Unparalleled Marvels in the Vast Wonderland West of the Missouri River.

By THAYER, William M.

Norwich, Conn,:: The Henry Bill Pubilshing Company,, 1891.. Salesman's dummy with several pages of order forms completed at rear.. publisher's pebble-grained gilt-lettered leather; sample binding styles bound in at rear... Some chipping and wear to the leather binding; tight and sound.. 8vo,. Illustrated from engravings..


Easy Steps in Sewing for Big and Little Girls. [With]: Easy Steps in Cooking.

By FRYER, Jane Eayre.

Oakland, Cal.:: The Smithson Company,, [1913].. Cloth a worn and spotted; but very nice.. Illustrated by Jane Allen Boyer. A salesman's sample for two books, including a large folding sewing pattern; doll clothing printed on heavy stock, text illustrations and plates, and tipped-in slips on colored paper.


Stories of Boy Scouts and Girls' Open Air Clubs. Modern Methods of Character Building. [With]: The Story of Christ and His Apostles. [And]: New Speaker for the Little Folks. [And]: Our Little Ones' Christmas Primer.

By RUSSELL, Thomas H. (ed.) RUSK, John. JACKSON, Maud M. BURNETT, Julietta.

Chicago:: C. W. Stanton Company,, [1912].. publisher's decorated cloth (four sample bindings bound in).. Light use; near fine.. 8vo,. Partial text and illustrations for four books for children. Blank order form at rear.


The Noisy Frog.


[Racine, Wisconsin:: Whitman Publishing Co.,, 1930]. First edition; Whitman Sample Book.. accordion bound.. Some light dust-soiling; very attractive.. Folio,. Illustrated in color throughout..


Animal Friends. [And]: A Day with Robin Redbreast.

By BEST, Roy.

Racine, Wisconsin:: Whitman Publishing Co.,, 1930.. Accordion bound; two titles back-to-back.. Very slight dust-soiling; otherwise fine.. 4to,. Illustrated in color throughout by Roy Best. .


Story of Spain and Cuba.

By GREEN, Nathan C.

Baltimore:: International News and Book Co.,, 1896.. Salesman's sample; unused order blanks at rear.. original cloth.. Cloth lightly soiled and worn at extremities.. 8vo,. Illustrated..


The True Story of Our National Calamity by Flood, Fire and Tornado.


Philadelphia:: Percival Supply Company,, [1913].. Salesman's sample.. publisher's illustraed cloth.. Light use to cloth; very nice.. 8vo,. Illustrated.. Agents' Instructions How to Sell laid in.


The Life of Woodrow Wilson 1856-1924.

By DANIELS, Josephus.

Washington, D.C.:: Austin Jenkins Company,, [1924].. Salesman's sample.. publisher's cloth.. Light use to cloth; very nice.. 8vo,. Illustrated.. Representatives' Instructions on how to sell the book laid in.


History of the Ancient and Honorable Fraternity of Free and Accepted Masons.


Boston:: The Fraternight Publishing Company,, 1895.. Salesman's sample, with a few subscriber's signatures on blanks at rear.. publisher's decorated leather, with sample of publisher's decorated cloth inside front cover. . Corners rubbed and worn; otherwise very nice.. 8vo,. Illustrated..


Library of Universal History.

By TYLER, Moses Coit.

New York:: R. S. Peale,, 1897.. Specimen pages, to show the size of page, quality of paper, kind of type, excellence of printing, etc. of the 8-volume set.. original printed wrappers.. Slight creasing, otherwise fine.. 8vo,. Illustrated..


Animate Creation; Popular Edition of "Our Living World," A Natural History.

By L. PRANG & CO. WOOD, The Rev. J. G. HOLDER, Joseph B.

New York:: Selmar Hess, Publisher,, [1898].. First edition.. publisher's flexible brown cloth.. Light use to extremities; plates fine; very attractive.. Folio,. 9 full-page mounted Prang chromolithographs and numerous full page engraved illustrations and text illustrations.. Revised and Adapted to American Zoology by Joseph B. Holder. One leaf of text describing the book, the Terms of Publication, and Testimonials, including the late Charles Darwin; blank order pages at rear.


Our Presidents from Washington to Roosevelt. Child's Own Book of Bible Stories. Young People's History of the World. The Home Library of Entertainment Instruction and Amusement.

By MORRIS, Charles; HURLBUT, Jesse; MEEK, Thomas Sheppard.

Philadelphia:: The Bradley-Garretson Co.,, [1902-3].. Salesman's dummy.. sample decorated bindings in cloth portfolio for salesmen as issued. . Spotting and use to cloth; contents very nice.. 8vo,. Sample illustrations; sample text.. Order blank at rear; one page completed.


Will Rogers: Ambassador of Good Will; Prince of Wit and Wisdom.


Philadelphia:: Universal Book and Bible House,, [1935].. publisher's cloth.. Light use at extremities; very nice.. 8vo,. With an Appreciation by Lowell Thomas. A salesman's dummy, with sample text and illustrations, and blank order form at rear.


Our Martyred President. Memorial Life of William McKinley.


Philadelphia:: Elliott Publishing Co.,, [ca. 1901].. publisher's cloth.. Light use at extremities; very nice.. 8vo,. With an Appreciation by Hon. James Rankin Young. A salesman's dummy, with sample text and illustrations, and blank order form at rear.


Our Little Ones. Pictures and Rhymes, Jingles and Chimes to Amuse and Instruct. [With]: Royal Pastimes for Boys and Girls. [With]: The Young Folks Reciter. [With]: Our Land of Liberty.

By LAW, Robert O. PEATTIE, Elia W.

Chicago:: Intermational Publishing Co.,, 1895.. publisher's decorated cloth. Some spotting and wear to the cloth.. 8vo,. Prototype texts, illlustrations, boards illustrated in color for the publisher's "Holiday Books for 1895" are bound together in one volume, together with blank order sheets at rear.


The Life of Woodrow Wilson 1856 - 1924.

By DANIELS, Josephus.

Chicago:: Dwight B. McCurdy Company,, [1924].. Salesman's dummy, with incomplete text and black order pages at rear.. publisher's illustrated cloth.. Light use to cloth; tight and sound. . 8vo,. "Representatives' Instructions, How to Sell The Life of Woodrow Wilson" flyer laid in.


America and the Great War for Humanity and Freedom.

By JOHNSON, Willis Fletcher.

Philadelphia:: Universal Book and Bible House,, [1917].. A salesman's dummy, with sample text and illustrations.. publisher's decorated cloth.. Cloth a little rubbed and worn.. 8vo,. A flyer, "Representatives' Instructions How to Sell" tipped onto front free endaper.


A Tramp Abroad.

By TWAIN, Mark (CLEMENS, Samuel L.)

Hartford, Conn.:: American Publishing Company,, 1879.. Salesman's dummy. First state of frontispiece; 1879 date on title page.. publisher's brown gilt- and blind-stamped cloth, with sample gilt cloth spine and a 2" square or red-brown morocco laid down on front pastedown; and sample sheep spine laid down on rear pastedown.. Extremities of spine and corners a little frayed; very attractive.. 8vo,. Illustrated.. Laid in is a publisher's flyer for this title printed on pink paper, with detailed "Confidential terms to agents" on verso. 15 subscribers have signed at rear, from Weedsport and Oakland, New York.


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