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Look at My Book: How Kids Can Write & Illustrate Terrific Books

By Leedy, Loreen

Scholastic. 2004. vg. Paperback. ISBN:0439707455 32 pages; color illustrations throughout; interior clean; solid stapled binding .

$5.00

Used and Rare: Travels in the Book World
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Used and Rare: Travels in the Book World

By Goldstone, Lawrence & Nancy

St. Martin's Griffin. 1st. 1998. fine. Paperback. ISBN:0312187688 8-1/8" tall; 215pp .

$5.00

Caring for Your Books

By Dirda, Michael

Book-of-the-Month Club. 1990. vg. Paperback. 67pp; interior clean & tight; b/w illustrations .

$5.00

H. W. Wilson Company, The: A Centennial Celebration, 1898-1998

By none

Bronx NY: H. W. Wilson CO.. 1998. fine. Paperback. booklet is 9" tall, stapled binding; 24pp + cover; color photo of building on front cover; heavy glossy paper; monochrome & color ils & photos .

$7.50

Handmade Books: A Step-by-step Guide to Crafting Your Own Books
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Handmade Books: A Step-by-step Guide to Crafting Your Own Books

By Blake, Kathy / Ted Morrison, photos

Bullfinch Press. 1997. vg+. Hardcover. ISBN:0821222201 126 pages; color photos of finished projects; b/w photo instructions; b/w illustrated diagrams; interior clean & tight; color photo dj .

$5.00

How to Make Money Buying & Selling Old Books

By Hinds, Marjorie & Donald

Laceyville PA: Messenger Bk. Pr.. 1974. vg-. Paperback. 9" tall; 322pp including index; white cover with color il on front is a bit discolored .

$5.00

Collection of First Books, A

By Ahearn, Patricia & Allen, Patricia Henley, & Richard Peabody

Bethesda MD: Quill & Brush. 1984. vg. Hardcover. Signed by Author Inscribed on title page: "For Jean, Hope you enjoyed the "lecture." all the best Allen Ahearn 1/17/95." 10" tall; 1035 entries; unpaginated; blue cloth over boards with silver lettering on spine; b/w photo endpages .

$34.00

Book Basics and Beyond! - 50 Books Made from License Plates, Paper Bags, Chopsticks, Tabs, Tags, Chains, & More!
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Book Basics and Beyond! - 50 Books Made from License Plates, Paper Bags, Chopsticks, Tabs, Tags, Chains, & More!

By Vollrath, Lisa

Suzanne McNeill Design Originals. 2004. vg. Paperback. ISBN:1574215663 Design Originals No. 5256. 51pp; interior clean & tight; color photo illustrated instructions & finished projects; 11" tall .

$5.00

Book Lover's Journal, The: My Personal Reading Record

By Smith, Rene J.

White Plains NY: Peter Pauper Pr.. 8th. 2011. vg. Hardcover. Encased metal spiral binding; black cover with white lettering front & spine; 216pp; clean & unwritten in; a bit of stickiness on ownership page where small price-sticker was removed; built-in elastic band closure .

$8.50

Century of Book Publishing, A, 1848-1948

By none

D. Van Nostrand. 1st. 1948. vg. Hardcover. 74pp + several b/w glossy plates; navy cover with gilt lettering & colophon; sepia frontis of D. Van Nostrand; light wear to extrems of cover .

$5.50

Handmade Book, The
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Handmade Book, The

By James, Angela

Storey Bks. 2000. fine. Hardcover. ISBN:1580172563 10" tall x 9"; 80pp; glossy paper; laminated color il'd cover; color photos; 13 projects; small tears to edges of dust jacket .

$5.00

Critical Guide to Catholic Reference Books

By McCabe, James P., OSFS

Littleton CO: Libraries Unlimited. 1st. 1971. vg. Hardcover. 287pp; maroon cover with yellow lettering front & spine; prev. owner's name on first page .

$5.00

Manual on Bookselling, A: How to Open and Run a Bookstore - Fourth Edition

By Hale, Robert D. with Allan Marshall & Ginger Curwen, eds

Am. Booksellers Assn.. 3rd. 1987. vg-. Paperback. ISBN:0517568888 532 pages including index; 9" tall; pp slightly browned; light stains bottom edge .

$5.00

Complete Guide to Starting a Used Bookstore: Old Books into Gold - Second Edition

By Gilbert, Dale L.

Dover NH: Upstart Pub. Co.. 2nd. 1986. fair. Paperback. ISBN:0936894288 199 pages; 9" tall; highlighting & marginalia; bottom corner back cover top layer is lifting. .

$5.00

Der Reggeboge (The Rainbow): Journal of the Pennsylvania German Society: Volume 22/1988/1

By Weiser, Frederick, ed

Birdsboro PA: Pennsylvania German Society. 1988. fine. Paperback. Vol. 22 / No. 1. color il'd cover & article: G.S. Peters and his Joseph's Book of Many Colors (by Edward Rosenberry). Other articles: A Brief Historical Appreciation of Contemporary PA German Folk Theater by Wm. Fetterman & "Decorated Aprons" by Tandy Hersh. other photos in b/w; 8" x 9" tall; 48-pg, staple-bound booklet .

$8.50

Annual Report of the Library Company of Philadelphia for the Year 2007

By none

Philadelphia: Library Company of Philadelphia. 2008. fine. Paperback. Report Presented at the Annual Meeting May 2008. 101pp; clean + tight; b/w photos/plates .

$6.00

Katalog 332: 1800 Bucher aus dem 18. Jahrhundert

By none

Germany: Hamburger Antiquariat. vg. Paperback. 29.5 cm tall; 304pp; b/w il on cover; b/w ils throughout .

$5.50

Printing Trades and Their Workers, The

By Clark, Florence

Scranton PA: International Textbook Co.. 2nd. 1939. good+. Hardcover. 154pp; glossy paper; b/w photos; orange cover with black lettering is very soiled with stain bottom front corner; prev. owner's name in pencil on first page .

$8.75

Thomas Todd Company Printers Specimen Book

By none

Boston: Thomas Todd Co.. vg. Hardcover. probably from the early 1950s as the company's telephone number is given as LAfayette 3-0601; metal binder; 292pp; much interesting information about books and printing; black binder with gilt TT front & spine .

$13.00