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MAIL MEMORIES (PICTORIAL GUIDE TO POSTCARD COLLECTING)

by Kaduck, John M.

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Published
1971
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good, wraps (softcover)
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$8.00

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Des Moines, IA: Wallace-Homestead Company, 1971. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Post Card Guide - 1,500 Pictures with Prices." This guide is one of the first postcard guides, and a classic for your collection. 68pp.
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CHESTER COUNTY POST CARD ALBUM 1900-1930 - [one of 1,500 copies]

by Baldwin, William C. and Rodebaugh, Paul A. (editors)

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1980
Condition
good, green leatherette cloth (hardcover) Owner's Inscription
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$30.00

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State College, PA: Josten'/American Yearbook Co, 1980. HC. good, green leatherette cloth (hardcover) Owner's Inscription. B&W and color illustrations. Not to be confused with the later collection in red leatherette cloth. "A Collection of nostalgic post cards recalling Chester County in the early Twentieth Century." - owner's inscription 192pp.
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GREETINGS FROM JAMESTOWN, RHODE ISLAND - PICTURE POST CARD VIEWS 1900-1950

by Maden, Sue (signed by)

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Published
1988
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) small chip bottom front cover
ISBN
9780962087509
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$15.00

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Jamestown, RI: West Ferry Press, 1988. PB. good, wraps (softcover) small chip bottom front cover. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0962087505 Small chip on lower corner of front cover. 138pp.
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OUT OF THE ATTIC: SEASONAL POSTCARDS

by McCue, Robert (Postcard History section by Ray Boas)

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Published
2010
Condition
fine, wraps (softcover) - inscribed by the author
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$25.00

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published by the author, 2010. PB. fine, wraps (softcover) - inscribed by the author. color illustrations. Nice self-published book with full-color illustrations of vintage holiday postcards. The author utilized the postcard history I published on my website. This copy signed by author on copyright page, and also inscribed to me (Ray Boas) for assisting. 68pp.
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WHAT THE POSTMAN SAW: A LIGHTHEATED LOOK AT OLD PICTURE POSTCARDS AND THEIR MESSAGES

by Brooks, Andrew; Fletcher, Fred; and, Lund, Brian (compiled by)

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Published
1982
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) - BUMP TOP CORNER
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$15.00

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Keyworth, Nottingham, UK: Reflections of a Bygone Age, 1982. PB. good, wraps (softcover) - BUMP TOP CORNER. B&W illustrations. Interesting study - faint bump top corner. 100pp.
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ROADSIDE NEW ENGLAND 1900-1955

by Harding, R. Brewster

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Published
1982
Condition
very good, wraps (softcover)
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$15.00

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Portland, ME: Old Port Publishing Co, 1982. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. A photographic postcard record of the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company of Belfast, Maine." A history of how these real photo postcards were produced and a wonderful assortment is illustrated showing New England Roadside Americana 80pp.
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AMARILLO TEXAS: THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS 1887-1987 - A PICTURE POSTCARD HISTORY

by Franks, Ray and Ketelle, Jay

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Published
1986
Condition
good, pictorial boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9780943976020
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$7.50

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Amarillo, TX: Ray Franks Publishing Ranch, 1986. HC. good, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W and Color illustrations. ISBN 0943976022 This is number 622 of a limited edition. Provides a personal and human insight to Amarillo's first hundred years through 213 picture postcards. unpaginated.
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