We have for your consideration, this lot of eleven (11) vintage softcover Singer Sewing Reference Library books. They were published between 1985 and 1995. Each 128 page book is 10 3/4" x 8 3/8" size. Included are these titles:
Up for auction is this 472-page hardboard book with tattered leather cover that is entirely in French - entitled 'Cour Complet D'Economie Politique Pratique' by Jean-Baptiste Say. This listing is for Volume 3 of this set. Roughly translated the title is 'Complete Course of Practical Political Economy'. 1828 is the only date that is given. Even though the cover show much wear/tear/damage, the binding and pages are intact. Pages have foxing (see photo).
For your consideration we are offering 274 small hardcover textbook written in Sweedish language and published in Stockholm, in 1874. Loosely translated, it is a Nature Study for Elementary Schools - 'Larobok I Naturlara For Folkskolor Efter De Basta Kallor Bearbetad Och Utgifven Af G M Celander'. Illustrated. Covers and binding in poor repair. Pages are brown from age and are fragile. Cover and 1st page have separated from the book. See photos.
7 1/4" x 3 1/2" leather bound, wallet-style, pocket fact book and calendar dated 1877. Although the leather binding/cover is quite tattered and torn and dirty, it retains its original gilt embossed logo with 'German American Insurance Co.' in the center. As the cover is unfolded, there is a small booklet with German American Insurance Co. assets page, calendar, numerous facts pages, and finally some blank pages for personal notations. Some of these dated and blank pages have been torn out - so the dating begins in March of 1877. Some personal notes in fountain pen writing are present. Heavy gilt page edging is present. Pre-owned, and used condition. Perfect size for a inner jacket pocket.
$ 19.95We are pleased to present this leatherbound edition of the 1913 'The Rhetor' - yearbook for Warrensburg, Missouri 'Normal School' College/University. What is now Central Missouri State University is referred to as 'State Normal No. 2 Warrensburg, MO'. Approximately 70 pages (not numbered). Great old black and white photos. Great old advertisements in back. Dedication is to Professor Morrow. The suede leather cover is disintegrating and the page edges are faded and dirty. Overall page condition is very good. This book is bound with cord.
$ 19.95We are pleased to present this leatherbound copy of the 1914 'The Rhetor' - yearbook for Warrensburg, Missouri 'Normal School' College/University. What is now Central Missouri State University is referred to as 'State Normal No. 2 Warrensburg, MO'. Approximately 70 pages (not numbered). Great old black and white photos. Dockery gymnasium is mentioned, as well as the fact that 1914 was the first year that this college was taking part in intercollegiate track meets. Leather cover is disintegrating and has tears, creases, and folds, and scratches. Many pages inside have separated from the spine. Dirt on page edges and on few back pages. Great old advertisements in back. Dedication to Professor E.L. Hendricks.
$ 12.94 $ 16.95
3 pages of sheet music with great advertising lithograph/graphics for 'I've Got To Have You Nobody But You' the theme song from a First National and Vitaphone Picture entitled 'The Forward Pass'. The movie starred Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Loretta Yong. Lyrics and music by Herb Magidson, Ned Washington and Michael H. Cleary. The movie appears to be about football and romance. This music was written for ukulele play. The paper pages has quite a bit of edge wear and the spine has splitting. See photos.
We have for your consideration this vintage fiction adventure book titled 'Eagles of the Sky or With Jack Ralston Along the Air Lines.' It was published in 1930 and written by Ambrose Newcomb. The book has 245 pages and is part of the 'Sky Detective Jack Ralston' series. Published by The Goldsmith Publishing Co. of Chicago.This vintage 1930 fiction adventure book is pre-owned but is in excellent condition. The cover is excellent, the dust cover has some tears and dirt, and the pages show some age-related darkening.
We are pleased to offer this STUDEBAKER, 56 page, illustrated sales book or brochure dated 1930. It has a vinyl cover and tabulated pages. Tabs include: Reputation, Beauty, Safety, Comfort, Performance, Dollar Value, Economy, and Service. It might have been for the consumer or even a guidebook for the Studebaker salesman. There are numerous illustrations and some black and white photo-illustrations
This book is pre-owned, and was not treated well. I would consider the condition to be acceptible as the pages are intact, there are no tears, and no writing inside, and no odors. It has suffered water damage especially present on the right lower corner of every page. It also has a curled cover and pages, and patches of foxing.
$ 14.95Dated 1932, Kellogg's booklet 'Funny Jungleland Moving Pictures.' Premium/giveaway in cereal boxes. 8 1/8" x 6" fold-out booklet - softcover with flip/slip segments. Animals in clothing with Kelloggs products. Pre-owned, quite worn with creasing and pencil scribbles on the back cover. The is a 1/2" jagged tear inside the middle section.
We have for your consideration this 1940 hardcover MOJUCO yearbook or annual for Moberly Junior College (now known as MACC - Moberly Area Community College). This vintage yearbook has terrific black and white photos. Interestingly, the student body of this college sent photos of their queen candidates to popular radio personality and bandleader Kay Kyser (a man) and he selected the queen for them. A photocopy of his letter with his selection is included as a page in the yearbook. This yearbook has 120 pages and a hardcover. The school's mascot is the greyhound.This vintage yearbook is pre-owned. The pages show some foxing and fading. All pages are intact.
This listing is for what we believe is the 1941-1947 edition of Dodge 'W' Series Truck Shop Manual. The front cover and the first few pages are missing. The date is not sited on the pages of the manual. The pages on our manual begin with 'Front Axle page 13 and continues through page 260. The back cover is present. The pages have not been written on and the illustrations are plentiful.
This Dodge Truck Shop Manual is pre-owned and has been used. The front cover bearing the exact title is missing. A few of the front pages are also missing. The page edges show wear and dirt.
$ 199.94 $ 299.95
Title: Missouri and Missourians : Land of Contrasts and People of Achievements, Volume 1-5
Author: Floyd Calvin Shoemaker, LL.D.
Publisher: The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago
Edition: First Edition
Copyright Year: 1943
Condition: Excellent condition overall with light signs of age and use. There may be tiny scuff marks or spots of wear. The page edges have yellowed slightly with age. I do not see any writing or markings in the books.
$ 16.94 $ 19.95
Soft cover book entitled, 'Rocky Mountain Views on the Rio Grande The Scenic Line of the World'. 44 pages. 1943 publication date. Sold only en route on the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad. Consists of colored views from recent photographs. Each reproduced and slightly colorized photograph has an explation and some history associated with that landmark.Some scratches/scrapes and creases on cover and pages - consistant with light use and storage. The front cover is curled/warped. Pages are all intact and in overall good condition.
This listing is for a lot of four crochet instruction booklets published between 1950 and 1951. Each booklet has about 15 pages and features several patterns with accompanying photo illustrations. Sponsors of the booklets are Clark's & Star Book. These booklets are pre-owned and show some wear. Titles of the booklets are:
1. Gifts - knit, crochet, Swedish embroidery. Doilies, hats, slippers, more.
2. Crochet Money-Makers for you Bazaar - Dolls, 'Sewing-Susan' pincushion, slippers, washcloths, more.
3. Fair & Bazaar Suggestions - pillowcase insertions, doilies, doll's clothes, and more.
4. Quick Tricks in Crochet - kitchen sets, hat and hand bag set, hot plate and platter sets, and more.
This listing is for vintage 6 page college football program dated Thursday, October 11 1951. The lithographed front cover reads 'Official Program State Teachers College Kirksville Missouri Kirksville vs Springfield Bears Thursday, October 11, 1951 8:00 pm Stokes Stadium.' The program is 11" x 8 " size. This college is now known as Truman State University. Great Coca-Cola advertising inside.
This vintage football program is pre-owned and shows a small amount of wear from handling and some creasing on some pages. All pages are intact.
We have for your consideration this vintage tool catalog dated 1956. It is titled 'Craftsman's Wood and Woodworking Materials Catalog No. 23. Craftsman Wood Service Co. Chicago 8, Ill 1930 - our 26th Year - 1956.' It measures 8 1/8" x 5 5/8" and has 132 illustrated pages. The pages are in good shape, and there are no odors.This catalog is pre-owned and the cover shows wear and a small amount of staining. All pages are present.
$ 22.94 $ 29.95
1957 edition of the hardcover book entitled 'Hammond's Standard World Atlas'. 328 pages. Black and white illustrations. Numerous color plate maps. 'Latest and most authentic geographical and statistical information in map, word, and picture...' Overall condition is good with wear/scuffing/ and tears on the fabric covered covers. Page edges show discoloration. Pre-owned.
478 page yearbook for Iowa State College - Volume 64 for the year 1957. Huge hard cover volume. Black and white glossy photos and pages. Texturized maroon cover. Fantastic iconic 1950's fashions inside. Iowa State College is now known as Iowa State University located in Ames, Iowa. Excellent condition.
516 page yearbook for Iowa State College - Volume 65 for the year 1958. Huge hard cover volume. Black and white glossy photos and pages. Texturized maroon cover. Fantastic iconic 1950's fashions inside. Iowa State College is now known as Iowa State University located in Ames, Iowa. Excellent condition.
We have for your consideration, this vintage American Rifleman Reprint R11 titled 'U.S. Cal. .30 Carbine.' Subtitle: 'Detailed information on the U.S. M1 Carbine including exploded-views, functioning, takedown and assembly. Also, loading data on the M1 Carbine cartridge.' The reprint itself is undated but the content was originally printed in 1961 & '62. Fully illustrated. 8 pages.This vintage illustrated guide is pre-owned and shows some wear/dirt on the front cover.
$ 18.94 $ 24.95
88 page magazine-style program guide entitled 'The St. Louis Zoo Album' - an Illustrated Guide to the St. Louis Zoological Garden and to the classes Mammalia, Aves, Reptilia and Amphibia. Many, many black and white photo illustrations.Some scratches/scrapes and creases on cover and pages - consistant with light use and storage. Pages are all intact and in overall good condition.
We have for your consideration this vintage tool catalog titled 'Cardinal Diamond & Abrasive Blades Masonry, Concrete & Stone Cutting Equipment.' The back cover has a '8/64' mark which might be a date - August of 1964. The glossy soft-cover catalog has 24 illustrated pages. Cardinal Engineering Corporation Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19127.This catalog is pre-owned and the cover has some staining. All pages are present.
$ 24.94 $ 39.95
14 page, 9" x 10 1/2" size interior design booklet entitled 'Twenty-five decorating ideas for your second refrigerator'. Published by National Steel Corporation. Fantastic photos and iconic design images from the late 1960's. Great fashion/food/decorating images in color. Book has a slight musty odor. Comes with its original mailing envelope which shows wear and tattering.
We have for your consideration this vintage tool catalog with inserts dated January and June of 1969. The catalog is 'Milwaukee Heavy-Duty Tools for Contractors and Industry Catalog 169L.' There are 38 illustrated pages in the soft-cover catalog with several update insert pages. The pages are in good shape, and there are no odors.This catalog is pre-owned and the cover shows wear. All pages are present.
$ 24.95This listing is for an 8 1/2" x 11" size pictoral official program for the 47th Annual Kansas Relays dated April 19-22, 1972. The cover shows Kansas' alum and most famous track and field athlete, Jim Ryun sporting a Kansas singlet. The cover indicates this event was held at Jim Hershberger Track Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas. There are lists of contestants and coaches, photos, order of events, etc. Photos of Frank Shorter, Jim Ryun, Jim Hershberger, a collegiate Bruce Jenner and many more inside.
This vintage souvenir program is pre-owned. The paper cover shows heavy wear and some tearing along the spine. All pages are intact.
$ 12.94 $ 16.95
Mitch Miller Sing Along Songs
6 double sided page 'The Mitch Miller Sing Along Song Book' with 1972 publication - Columbia House. Black and photo of animated Mitch Miller on the front and back. Words to 76 old timey songs. Auld Lang Syne, Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis, Goodnight Irene, The Grey Old Mare, and many more. Song book in very good condition.
$ 34.94 $ 59.95
Up for sale is a lot of 5 Ford Repair Manuals for 1975-1976. They all show some wear and discoloration with creasing and some tears. Also has some writing in pen on the first few pages of every volume. Insides are readable.
$ 19.94 $ 29.95
This is The Amazing Spider-Man comic book by Marvel. This is #197 in the series, which was released in 1979. This book is in good condition overall with only light signs of age and use. There are light spots of wear on the cover and edges, as well as some corner creases. The front cover has a spot with a small tear, which has creased. The back cover has two small tears on the edge. The interior pages are in great condition overall with light yellowing to the page edges. Please see pictures for more details.
This is the Super-Sized Annual Web of Spider Man The Evolutionary War. This is #4 in the series, which was released in 1988. It has 64 pages. This book is in great condition overall with only light signs of age and use. There are some spots of yellowing on the back cover and the UPC code. There are light spots of wear on the cover edges. The interior pages are in great condition overall with very little yellowing to the page edges. The bottom of some of the interior pages do seem to have some light "waviness", possibly very slight water damage. Please see pictures for more details.
$ 24.95This listing is for a '1993 Official Program of the Chicago White Sox.' It is titled 'Diamond View' and features Alex Fernandez on the cover. There is also a story about him inside. Michael Jordan is in the first inside page ad. This book is pre-owned and has 134 pages. The cover shows a bit of wear but the pages are like new. It has not been written in.
$ 24.95This listing is for a softcover book titled 'Colossal Sticker Activity Book Hot Wheels Trail Blazers.' It was published in 1999 and has approximately 100 pages (they are not numbered). The book is 8 1/4" x 10 1/2" x 1/2" thick. There are 4 pages of colorful stickers in the center as well as coloring pages, word searches, dot to dots, mazes and more. Answer pages are in the back. This book is pre-owned. The cover shows wear, scratches, and some of the page edges are curled. There is no writing inside and all the stickers are present.
$ 24.94 $ 34.95
Hardcover book with hundreds of non-paginated pages entitled 'First Division National Railroad Adjustment Board Chicago, Illinois Volume 163 Awards 21429 to 21499'. It appears to be a report of railroad internal affairs court cases and the judgments of said cases. Keenan Printing Company Law Printers - Publisher. It was difficult to ascertain the dating of this material. The finial case is dated 1968 - but other cases mention a myriad of dates. The book cover shows mild wear - pages are in very good condition.
$ 99.94 $ 239.95
Rare 1st edition antique hardcover illustrated book 'The White Canoe And Other Legends of the Ojibways', authored by Elizabeth Monckton. Published in 1904 by Broadway Publishing Company in New York. Title page reads: 'Prepared from legends heard from the Indians themselves by Elizabeth Monckton (Elizabeth Davis Fielder). With reproductions of cover-design and 8 different pyrographic drawings on birch bark by the author'. 138 pages. Front page has personal sentiment by author: 'To a kind friend and wise advisor Father Bradley Elizabeth Monckton'. Cover has beautiful decorative elements. Please see photos for birch bark illustrations and other fantastic elements. Pre-owned, gently displayed. Wear and scratches present on cover. Pages are yellowed and page edges show wear.
We have for your consideration, two softcover, pillow-sewing instruction books. Each book is 10 3/4" x 8 3/8" size. Included are:
We have for your consideration, two vintage issues of NATURE MAGAZINE, each is from 1948. One issue is from January of 1948 and it is their 25th Anniversary issue. The other is the August-September issue. Each has a lithograph print by Sweney on the front cover. Each has entertaining and authoritative illustrations and articles.These vintage magazines are pre-owned. Each cover shows spine and edge wear.The Aug/Sept issue has a definite center crease. The Jan issue has a pencilled name on the front cover.
$ 29.952 vintage soft cover, magazine-style, horse show programs from the Missouri State Fair. One is from 1966 and the other is from 1973. Warren Hearnes and Christopher Bond as well as other Missouri political figures are pictured. Winners, participants, owners, advertisers - nice photos. Some scratches/scrapes in the covers consistant with light use and storage. Pages are all intact and in overall very good condition
$ 29.94 $ 34.95
Up for sale is a lot of Two American Hunting Club books. Both are in good overall condition with minor wear. They have a copyright of 1999 and 1997.
First is "Hunting Camp Almanac". It is 192 pages long.
Second is "Whtie Tail Wisdom" by Bill Miller. It has 243 pages.
$ 34.94 $ 59.95
Up for sale is a lot of 2 vintage poem books. Shows aging and wear to edges and covers, but all pages are readable on the inside. Ex Libris label is found on pastdown of each book. Previous owner's name also inscribed on free endpaper. Pages of both books are uncut edges.
2 vintage books celebrating the art of Norman Rockwell. Both are illustrated with his art.
1. The Norman Rockwell Story book told by Jan Wahl. 1969 publication. Hardcover with tattered/worn dust jacket. First printing. Pages and binding in very good condition.2. Norman Rockwell a Sixty Year Retrospective. Soft cover with edge discoloration. 1971. 155 glossy pages.Pages and binding in VGC.
This listing is for three (3) books, all on the subject of backyard birds. Each is illustrated. Included are:
This lot of three books is pre-owned but are in excellent condition, without marks or tears.
Fuzzy Wuzzy Ducklings - one in the 'A Fuzzy Wuzzy Book' series. 1945 copyright. Published by Whitman Publishing Co. Printed in USA. 9 3/4" x 9 5/8" size soft cover. 6 pages including front and back covers. The inner pages are smaller than the covers. Extra large word print. Yellow flocking on many of the duckling images inside are in excellent condition while the flocking on the cover is thinner. Lovely lithographed images/colors/style. Covers and page edges show softening, some tears and wear. Top left corner torn off. Inscription inside 'Happy Easter..
Fuzzy Wuzzy Bunny - one in the 'A Fuzzy Wuzzy Book' series. 1944 copyright. Published by Whitman Publishing Co. Printed in USA. 9 3/4" x 9 5/8" size soft cover. 6 pages including front and back covers. The inner pages are smaller than the covers. Extra large word print. Gray flocking on many of the bunny images inside are in excellent condition while the flocking on the cover is thinner. Lovely lithographed images/colors/style. Covers and page edges show softening, some tears and wear. Spine is fragile and is splitLittle Black Lamb A Fuzzy Wuzzy Book. 1946 copyright. Published by Whitman Publishing Co. Printed in USA. 9 3/4" x 9 5/8" size soft cover. 7 pages including front and back covers. Extra large word print. Black flocking on many of the black lamb images inside are in excellent condition while the flocking on the cover is worn thin. Lovely lithographed images/colors/style. Covers and page edges show softening and wear. Inscription from Santa Claus to little girl written on back cover.
This listing is for a lot of three crochet and tatting instruction booklets dated 1948 and 1949. Each booklet has about 15 pages and features several patterns with accompanying photo illustrations. Doilies, edgings, bookmarks, collars. Sponsors of the booklets are: Clark's, Lily, and Star. These booklets are pre-owned and show some wear.
$ 12.94 $ 19.95
3 pieces of sheet music from the 1960 through '66 era. We believe these are vocals and piano accompanyment but it is not listed. Pre-owned with wear and soft edges on all. Pre-owned. Included are:
1. It Was A Very Good Year. Words and music by Ervin Drake. Recorded by Frank Sinatra on Reprise Records. Cpyrt 1961 & 1965.
2. Born Free. Lyric by Don Black. Music by John Barry. REcorded by Roger Williams on Kapp records. 1966 Screen Gems - Columbia Music, Inc.
3. Try To Remember. Music by Harvey Schmidt. Lyrics by Tom Jones. From the musical 'The Fantasticks'. As recorded by Ed Ames on RCA Victor Record No. 47-8483. Cpyrt 1960.
This listing is for a lot of three crochet instruction booklets published between 1946 and 1953. Each booklet has about 15 pages and features several patterns with accompanying photo illustrations. Sponsors of the booklets are Lily & Star Book. These booklets are pre-owned and show some wear. Titles of the booklets are:
1. Roses in Crochet - doilies and placemats with roses designs.
2. Crocheted Fashions - bedspreads, hats, luncheon sets, gloves, bags, hot plate mats.
3. Treasure Chest of Crochet - mostly doilies. Some tatting instruction.
$ 13.94 $ 16.95
Lot of 3 vintage magazines with Michael Jordan covers. Ungraded. Included in this lot are:
1. Trading Card Magazine's 'A Tribute to Michael Jordan The World's Greatest Athlete A Retrospective Look From High School to Retirement'. 1993. Larry Flynt Publisher. Entire issue devoted to Jordan. Limited Collector's Edition. Some mild spine wear present.
2. Sportsman of the Year December 23, 1991 Sports Illustrated Holographic Michael Jordan magazine. Wear on cover edges and spine. Scrapes on the holographic portion present.
3. Newsweek October/November 1993 Collector's Issue The Greatest Ever. Inside: Special Foldout Portrait. Very small amount of spine wear on the cover.
This listing is for a total of 32 vintage inaugural dissertation booklets for the years 1932 and 1933. All were written in German. Many are stamped 'Univ. Of MO Library' inside. These booklets are older and pre-owned. There are some pencil marks on the covers and some age related discoloration on pages. There are some tears on the spines.
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This listing is for a lot of four crochet instruction booklets from the 1946-1952 era for constructing doilies, tablecloths, runners and bedspreads all featuring pineapple shapes. Each booklet has 15 to 30 pages and features several patterns with accompanying photo illustrations. All are by Clark's ONT or Coats & Clarks. These booklets are pre-owned and show some wear.