Albums/amicorum & Oddities from OLD WORKING BOOKS & Bindery (Est. 1994)

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image of Custom Clamshell Faux Book Storage (titled Holy Bible).

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West Brookfield MA: Old Working Books & Bindery, 2019. Brown morocco, Japanese tissue, Marbled paper lining reinforced davy board clamshell box with reinforced bottom for valuable storage in bookshelf. Wood inlay spine gold stamped with the title of your choice in gold, silver, black or white (other colors available). 11-L x 7.75-W x 3-H (inches). Hidden storage on your bookshelf… Read more
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image of PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM, 19th Century high varnished honey-colored wood picturing six engraved Scottish scenes with brass clasp, leather spine and 26 boards all edges gilt with leather joints, 104 embellished photograph slots

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ca.1871. Illustrated by Dunolly Castle, Eban; Iona Cathedral; St. Martin's Cross, Iona; Inveraray Cross; Dunstafnage Castle on boards; photographic 6.5x10.5cm cards by Patterson, N. Bowness, F. Bedford, G. Wilson, London Stereocopic Co., T. Edge. Wood boards, gilt dentelles under moire pastedowns and endpapers, thick embellished paper boards with mixed oval and rectangle insertion slots (aeg), brass clasp. Oblong: 22 x… Read more
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Entries in her Daily Reminder 1940

by Mabel, a young Bostonian.

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Cambridge MA: Standard Diary Co, 1940. First edition. Red cloth. 8vo. pp. January-December 1940. Very Good. Short ink inscription. An unusual glimpse of 1940 from the pen of a young girl's events for 1940. Most pages entered..
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Montgomery, AL: Favorite Recipes Press, (1964). Illustrated by Cover color recipe (included), b/w photos and information sheets. First edition. Pictorial card covers, white perfect binding. 8vo. pp. 182, [10]. Index, Ads. Near Fine. All recording lines blank except for starter recipes. A wonderful way to record your favorites in bound book form..
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Autograph Book.

by Worcester County.

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n/a: n/a, 1866-74. Brown blind stamped cloth printed gilt, aeg. 2-1/4 by 4 inches. pp. [96]. Near Fine. Collection of 45 period inscriptions from Northbridge; Southbridge; Shrewsbury; Sutton; North,West and East Brookfield; East Douglas; Whitinsville all directed to Emily [Claffin, Roberts] only one is faded and unreadable: most are name, town and date. One example pictured..
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image of KEEPING A SPIRITUAL JOURNAL WITH THOMAS MERTON: A Personal Book of Days

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New York: Doubleday, 1987. Illustrated by Catherine Hopkins cover and 12 b&w photographs. Stated First edition. Pictorial glossy boards, green eps and marking ribbon. 8vo. pp. unpaginated. As New/No jacket, as issued/in NF slipcase. Traces of wear to ribbon and slipcase, no marking or ownership. A timeless and blank journal organized for starting time of your choice (on a Monday… Read more
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N.P: N.P, n.d. Illustrated by Dried flower motif both covers. Leather backed plastic boards decorated gold with ornate metal hinge clasp (both sides), with leather pen holder (broken), aeg. 1-7/8 by 2-3/4 inches. pp. [106]. Very Good. Back strip rubbed with faint cracks and cap chips, clasp darkened, pen holder broken but present. Internally all pages blank with slight… Read more
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image of Evening Star, The Sunday Star, Washington, D.C. Diary 1913, The.

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Washington, DC: (Dan A. Carroll, Special Representative, Tribune Building, NY), 1913. Illustrated by b/w plate of Star Building. Red cloth, white print, H.L. Brown embossed in gilt on top board. 8vo. pp. [iv], [28] Alpha index of blanks, 368, [2] Ads. VG. Rubbing to covers, two joint nicks. Front pastedown chart: Five years' growth of Washington, D.C. All ruled pages… Read more
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