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Great Women Paper Dolls 1977, No author or editor stated
1 No author or editor stated Great Women Paper Dolls 1977
Santa Barbara, California Bellerophon Books 1977 Card cover Very good condition, unused 
Very handsome paper doll book which invites double the fun of coloring and clipping. None have been used and the pages are tight and clean. The dolls include:Sappho, Cleopatra, Queen Boudicca (Celtic), Theodora, Lady Murasaki, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Joan of Arc, Vittoria Colonna, Pocahontas, Madame de Pompadour, Amelia Earhart,Queen Victoria, Susan B. Anthony, Florence Nightingale, Sarah Bernhardt, Beatrix Potter, Madame Curie, Anna Pavlova, and Bessie Smith. The book measures 8-1/2" x 11" 
Price: 14.95 USD
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A Pocket Guide To India (For Military Personnel 1943 WWII), No Author Stated
2 No Author Stated A Pocket Guide To India (For Military Personnel 1943 WWII)
Washington D.C. Special Service Division. Services of supply united States Army 1943 soft cover Very good 
This is part of a series of small booklets given to military personnel entering foreign countries in wartime. The booklets are literally pocket sized and very straightforward about dos and don'ts, cultural differences, and choices which could possibly be to an American's detriment. Here's an example: "Rabies are common. Avoid strange dogs and jackals and obtain quick treatment if bitten." The booklet measures 4-1/4" x 5-1/4" and has 68 pages, including two unused blank ones for notes. I also have five other titles for different countries. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Aberdeen Holiday Pictorial: The Silver City By the Sea , 1930's, No Author stated
3 No Author stated Aberdeen Holiday Pictorial: The Silver City By the Sea , 1930's
Aberdeen, Scotland Henry Munro LTD. No date circa 1930's Card cover Very good condition 
Very handsome travel guide which measure 5-1/2"x 8-1/2" with 112 pages. The best part is the black and white photographs which emphasize fun better than most such publications of the era. Here the emphasis is on action shots of tourists and natives alike dancing, fishing, swimming, riding carnival rides and just plain acting silly. There are also scenic shots and lots of info on stuff to do, places to stay, restaurants, and Scottish things to buy. There's a fold-out map in the center of the book, but there's no date. However, given the cars in the ads and the clothing on the people it's got to be the 30's. There's also a flier laid-in inviting tourists to visit the Aberdeen Corporation Baths. (Travel Box I) 
Price: 22.00 USD
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American Engineer Explosives in World War One (1977), No author stated
4 No author stated American Engineer Explosives in World War One (1977)
Phoenix, Arizona Desert Publications 1977 0879472065 / 9780879472061 Reprint Card cover Fine condition 
Crisp as new booklet -- pristine inside and out. It measures 5-1/4" x 8-1/2" and has 48 pages. The text is quite plentiful and dense and there are many drawings and tables of information. It's especially interesting to find such detailed description on the use of explosives in WWI. Nice addition to the military and/or WWI collection. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Announcement of the Northern Indiana School  of Pharmacy Session 1896-97, No author Stated
5 No author Stated Announcement of the Northern Indiana School of Pharmacy Session 1896-97
Valparaiso, Indiana northern Indiana Normal School 1896 Soft cover Good 
This booklet is not often seen. It measures 5-3/4" x 8-3/4" and has 26 pages. The beauty of it is the blue illustrations throughout, all of which are large photos, 12 in all. The booklet shows creasing to lower corner of cover and for a few pages inside. There's also a small tear at the bottom of each page. The first page has a small square of paper over the tear, but it doesn't show on the back -- just archival tape. I think the previous owner tried glue first which may have required the patch. The rest of the pages have archival tape on both sides (see photo). There are great pictures of inside the classrooms plus much information on what it meant to work for this degree in the late 1890's. The odd thing is a page with tiny photos of the graduates and even tinier names. I could read these only: W.C. Canfield, J.C. Buckler, E.G. Fishburn, C.A. Bailey, J.W. Jenson,, M.S. Basnett, E.E. McRill and. J.F. Smith.. The tex is easily read, but to get those names you need a better magnifying glass than I have. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Battle of New Orleans Sesquicentennial Celebration 1815-1965, No Author Stated
6 No Author Stated Battle of New Orleans Sesquicentennial Celebration 1815-1965
Washington D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1965 Hard cover Very good condition No dustjacket 
Very nice hard cover book published to celebrate the sesquicentennial Battle of New Orleans. The book is clean and tightly bound with no names or writing. There are many black and white photograohs, some portraits, others in active shots and larger groups. The front endopapers show the landing of the British Army.This was a big event including a six-mile run, patios by candlelight, a night in Jackson Square, garden district tour, an essay contest, luncheon aboard the U.S.S. Newport News, Twelfth Night Revelers Ball, Commemorative STamp Dedication, Grand Military Vctory Ball and much more.There are also numerous black and white photographs throughout. The book measures 6" x 9-1/4" and has 154 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Bikes and Trikes of Long Ago, No author stated
7 No author stated Bikes and Trikes of Long Ago
Maynard, Massachsuetts Chandler Press 1989 0944593046 / 9780944593042 Reprint Card cover Very good condition 
We have our many fads, but so did the people of the 19th century. One of the big ones was the love affair with the bicycle. Men and women both took to the streets, pedaling all sorts of conveyances from the one person bike, to the trike, and the tandem bike. This book is about the evolution of the bicycle, the various kinds, how to use the bike, which even has instructions for {"Look Mom, No hands!) There's also drawings and facsimile ads showing the various kinds of bikes and bike accessories. Measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". Only fault is a tiny stain in the outer side margin of back cover. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Canadian Pacific Passenger List and More, 1958, 1959, No author stated
8 No author stated Canadian Pacific Passenger List and More, 1958, 1959
Canada Canadian Pacific Express 1959 Card cover Very Good condition 5 x 8 
Though it seems to be a booklet with nothing but the passenger list, both first class and tourist, in 1958 and'59. There's much more than a list of names -- there's a beautiful full color picture of the Empress of Britain, the times for White Empress Sailings, and a look at the Empress of Britain. The best thing though is the fun and sun. There's also a map showing Canadian Pacific picturesque short routes to and from Europe. The booklet measures 5"x 8" and has 28 pages, plus a look at Canadian Pacific Insignia. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Care of Leather and Riding Equipment (Reprint 1941), No author stated
9 No author stated Care of Leather and Riding Equipment (Reprint 1941)
Fort Riley, Kansas The Cavalry School Academic Division 1940 Reprint of the 1940 publication Card cover Very good condition 
This is a simply made booklet but with seriously good information. Chapters cover leather origin, tanning, and classification; agents for cleaning and preserving leather; service requirements; equipment in service and equipment in storage; cleaning methods; new equipment; used equipment; and care of metal, wood, horse covers, saddle pads and blankets; cinches or girths, and the use of ammonia. Booklet is clean inside and out with just a tiny abrasion at top of the front cover and a contemporary bookplate inside cover with previous owner's name. Measures 6" x9" and has 30 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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China Tea Culture; China Stamps, No Author Stated
10 No Author Stated China Tea Culture; China Stamps
Shanghai, China Shanghai Posts Bureau 2000 Hard Cover in Box Fine in Fine Box No dustjacket as issued 
Book is clean and without defect. It also retains its original box which is likewise pristine. The book is written in both Chinese and English, each page unfolding the elegant and graceful tea culture in both languages. The art is lovely and is seen on each page. But perhaps the most interesting are the Chinese postal stamps which echo the tea culture theme. They appear to be under plastic, but you can open them up and hold them and put them back. There are a total of eight. Book measures 7-1/2" x 10-1/2 with 24 pages. Book is easily put back into the box. Would make a very charming gift. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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Chinese Fairy Tales Newly Gathered From Many Sources, No author Stated
11 No author Stated Chinese Fairy Tales Newly Gathered From Many Sources
USA The Peter Pauper Press 1946 No publication information Hard cover with slipcase Book is Fine, Slipcase is Fine No dustjacket as per designed Oblong Sonia Roetter 
Amazing how clean and new-looking this book and its slipcase sonehow must never have been read. Its 62 years old and still a thing of beauty. The book in its case measures 8-1/2" x 6-1/4" made of a beautiful pristine cream color paper -- 76 pages in total. There are seventeen short strories peppered with aqua and pink illustrations. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Christmas Ornament Legends: A Collection of Stories, Traditions and Folklore, No author stated
12 No author stated Christmas Ornament Legends: A Collection of Stories, Traditions and Folklore
Spokane, Washington Old World Christmas 1995 096485340X / 9780964853409 Second printing Hard cover Fine condition No dust jacket as per design 
This is a pretty little book, perfect to be seen peaking out of a Christmas stocking. It has beautifully coated paper and color pictures throughout. The book measures 5-3/4" x 7-1/4" and has 80 pages. It's definitely a creative way of convincing buyers to collect the traditional glass ornaments. The first section is all about how they are made and tells a legend. Each page has a new design and altogether they compile this collection:bells, accordians, coffeepots, baskets. Christmas carp, weather frogs, birds, bird nests, cottages, mushrooms, Red Riding Hood, ladybugs, stars, chimney sweeps, angels, devils Liberty Bell, flags, Admiral Robert Peary. apples, carrots, grapes, corn, tomatoes, pickles, acorns, holly, fir trees, roses, rabbits and more. (Xmas) 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Close-Up Photography and Photomacrography; Volume II on Photomacrography 1969, No author stated
13 No author stated Close-Up Photography and Photomacrography; Volume II on Photomacrography 1969
Eastman Kodak Company 1969 First Edition Stated Card cover Very good condition 
This book is clean and bright with black and white and color photographs, plus some drawings and a full page of working curves for photopmacrography. The booklet measure 8" x 11-1/2" and has 95 pages.The scope of this volume includes equipment,lighting, special setups, transillumination, factors for optimum results, shape factor, working curves for photomacrography,recording two-dimensional subjects, summary of basic recommendations, and references. The first volume of this is about close-up photography. I also have volume I on Close-up Photography. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Colorful Colorado; The Key State of the New West 1931, No author stated
14 No author stated Colorful Colorado; The Key State of the New West 1931
The Colorado Association 1931 soft cover Very Good 
A bright colorful travel brochure for a colorful state. From its attractive cover through to the end of the black and white and color photos which abound in a descriptive text, this one's a thing of beauty. It measures 6"x9" and has 44 pages. Beautiful scenes and happy travelers having active fun in the great outdoors. 
Price: 10.95 USD
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Colt Model O Armorer's Manual, No Author Stated
15 No Author Stated Colt Model O Armorer's Manual
Unknown Unknown 1995 Revised edition soft cover Very good 
I have never seen this booklet and am somewhat taken aback by its lack of publishing information. But this is a subject which is not often covered and there are numerous instructional drawings. Material covers scopes, O models, product features, external components, tool kit and supplies, inspection procedures, troubleshooting, disassembly and assembly for repair, general part fitting and care and maintenance. Booklet is simply made and measures 8-1.2" x 11" with 52 pages. Clean and bright inside and out. Only fault is a shadow from a small sticker affixed to front cover. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Construction of Hoover Dam, No author stated
16 No author stated Construction of Hoover Dam
Las Vegas, Nevada KC Publications 1976 0916122514 / 9780916122515 30th edition Card cover Fine 
Crisp, clean booklet which measures 5"x7" and has 48 pristine pages with many photographs in black and white. There's a good reason that this is a 30th edition because there is a great deal of information and the illustrations accompany the text.The booklet also indicates that this historic account is prepared in cooperation with the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Down on Throop Avenue, No author Stated
17 No author Stated Down on Throop Avenue
Brookyln, New York American Board of Missions to the Jews Inc. Late 1930's-40's soft cover Very Good 
Very scarce oversized booklet, quality printed on coated paper with many photographs. Plain khaki colored cover with embossed title. Clean as a whistle inside and out. Measures 9"x11-1/2" and has 38 pages. No date, but it's clearly from the late 1930's to the 40's, as that's when the The American Board of Missions to the Jews was the largest Christian mission proselytizing to Jews in America. They were set up on Throop Avenue in Brooklyn (though also had satellite agencies in other states) due to the enormous Jewish population and the regular arrivals of Jewish refugees. Booklet explains their mission and their services. The founder was Leopold Cohn who died in 1937. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Fort Wayne, Indiana A Presentation of Her Resources Achievements  and Posibilities 1913, No Author Stated
18 No Author Stated Fort Wayne, Indiana A Presentation of Her Resources Achievements and Posibilities 1913
Fort Wayne, Indiana The Fort Wayne News 1913 Card cover Very good condition 
This is a sumptuous presentation. Not only is it oversized at 9" x 12-1/4" with 117 pages, but every one of those pages show a large photograph, most in black and white, but also some in the colors of jewels. The book is clean, tightly bound, and with no names or writing and still showing original cording. The edges have been yapped, but as is usual, all been one have clipped due to their vulnerability once they get tears. . The booklet is billed as "An Authentic Compilation of the City's Industrial, Financial and Civic Activities. "Book measures 9-1/4"x 12-1/4" and has 117 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Four Dark Days in History; A Photo History of President Kennedy's Assassination, No author stated
19 No author stated Four Dark Days in History; A Photo History of President Kennedy's Assassination
Los Angeles, CA. Special Publications Inc. 1963 Collectors' Edition soft cover Very good condition The Evening Star, Washington D.C. 
This is a common publication, but a very good one for looking back at the death of President Kennedy and also looking at it for the first time.The photographs are very large and tell the story greatly with the help of the text and the captions under the photos. It begins with the breakfast in Texas and the president's final talk. Fromthere a few pages are given to the motorcade until the shots hit the president. The story goes on until the funeral is over and the the First Lady takes the American flag presented to her. The last items are the Congrssional Record for both the House and the Senate. The booklet measures 8-1/4" x 10-3/4" and has 59 counted pages. The binding is secure and there are no creases or writing. The only fault is a little wavines on to edge of the pages -- no water marks. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Good Times With Colors; Good Times with Toys; Good Times All Day; Good Times At Parties (1946), No Author Stated
20 No Author Stated Good Times With Colors; Good Times with Toys; Good Times All Day; Good Times At Parties (1946)
New York Samuel Gabriel Sons & Co. 1946 soft cover Very good condition 
Four slim volumes for children bursting with color in every one. The cute art captures the feel of the era and the simple rhyming text is easy for kids to remember. Each booklet measures 7" x 8" and has 10 counted pages. Among the pleasures mentioned are the circus, picnics, Christmas morning, birthday parties, breakfast, playing with books and toys, dolls, toy trains, bikes, kites, yellow chicks, purple grapes and of course rainbows! 
Price: 16.00 USD
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