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Lot 76

$16
This auction lot includes the following group of antique children's titles bound in cloth-backed pictorial boards:

- Reynard the Fox by Charles Walter Brown - No date provided by M. A. Donahue & Company (Chicago) - "Profusely illustrated"
- Nursery Rhymes ABC -No date provided by M. A. Donahue & Company - toy store stamp on title page, previous owner's name in crayon on copyright page
- ABC Teacher: Interesting Anecdotes for Girls and Boys - Dated 1903 by W. B. Conkey Company - "charming illustrations"
- Old Nursery Stories - Dated 1892 by McLoughlin Bros. - color illustrations

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 77

$90
Title: Daily Express Children's Annual Introducing Self-Erecting Models to Illustrate the Stories
Editor: S. Louis Giraud
Publisher: Lane Publications (Daily Express Books Dept.)
Printing Year: c. 1930

Condition/Details: Bound in pictorial paper-covered boards, this antique volume is a scarce work of children's literature with elaborate pop-up models. All seven are present and in perfect working order. The work also contains numerous in-text illustrations in black and white, as well as several color plates. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 7" x 8.5" and contains 94 pages of thick cardboard paper. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.

Lot 78

$120
This lot is part of a massive collection of thousands of vintage and collectible comic books that we are selling at this auction. View our entire catalog to see additional lots - buy more than one and save on shipping. This particular lot features the following issues:

Title: The Brave and the Bold
Author/Artist: NA
Number of Issues: 112
Issue Date Range: December 1963/January 1964 through July 1983
Issue Numbers: 51 through 200 (including special unnumbered issue between #159 and #160), not including issues 52-69, 71-81, 83, 85, 93, 96, 97, 100, 113, 115

Notes: These comics were very well cared-for and are in impressive, intact condition. All covers are present and most or all issues are in plastic sleeves. Some issues may show light age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: 15.50

Lot 79

$8
This auction lot includes the following group of antique Merriwell Series titles by Burt L. Standish in wrappers:

- Frank Merriwell's Son - Dated 1906 by Street & Smith Corporation
- Frank Merriwell's Races - Dated 1903 by Street & Smith Corporation
- Frank Merriwell's Puzzle - Dated 1911 by Street & Smith Corporation
- Frank Merriwell's Party - Dated 1903 by Street & Smith Corporation - Front cover detaching from spine.
- Frank Merriwell's Triumph - Dated 1904 by Street & Smith Corporation
- Frank Merriwell's Foes - Dated 1902 by Street & Smith Corporation
- Frank Merriwell in the Rockies - Dated 1905 by Street & Smith Corporation

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 80

$10
This auction lot includes the following group of vintage children's Dickens titles:

- Mr. Pickwick's Christmas - Dated 1906 by Baker & Taylor Company Publishers - "with illustrations in colour and line by George Alfred Williams"
- Boys and Girls of Dickens Retold by His Granddaughter - No date provided by Graham & Matlack - Illustrated
- The Children of Dickens by Samuel McChord Crothers - Dated 1953 by Charles Scribner's Sons - Illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith, dustjacket
- Child Characters from Dickens re-told by L. L. Weedon - No date provided by Ernest Distar (London) - "With 6 Colour Plates & 70 Half-Tone Illustrations"
- A Christmas Carol -No date provided by J. B. Lippincott Co. - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 81

$20
This auction lot includes the following group of vintage Children's titles:

- Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne - Dated 1932 by The John C. Winston Company - Numerous illustrations by Anton Otto Fischer. Decorative gilt on front cover and spine.
- The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings - Dated 1939 by Charles Scribner's Sons - In dustjacket.
- The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain - Dated 1936 by The Heritage Press - In slipcase. Numerous illustrations by Norman Rockwell.
- American Boyhood by Rehse - Undated by W.A. Keller Company - Signed, autograph edition no. 94.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 82

$35
This lot features a bound early magazine compilation. As was a popular practice during the 1800's and early twentieth century, individual magazine issues were bound together in a single hard-cover volume. The compilation featured in this lot contains the following issues:

Title:
The Lady's Magazine; or, Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex: Appropriated Solely to Their Use and Amusement
Editor: NA
Issue Date: 1787
Issue Number: Vol. XVIII

Notes: Bound in leather with gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a rare compilation of issues of an English ladies' journal that includes engravings and fold-out sheet music. This volume shows age/wear, with bumped corners. The book is solidly bound, with age-toned pages. The book measures approximately 5.5" x 8.5" and contains 672 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $5.50

Lot 83

$70
This lot features a group of bound early ladies fashion magazine compilations. As was a popular practice during the 1800's and early twentieth century, individual magazine issues were bound together in single hard-cover volumes. The compilations featured in this lot include the following issues bound in three-quarter leather with decorative gilt binding:

- Peterson's Magazine - Dated from January through December 1864, including volumes 45 and 46 - Raised bands. Contains several color engravings of pattern designs, as well as many black and white engravings of ladies fashion. Top three-quarters of spine detaching.
- Godey's Magazine and Lady's Book edited by Sarah J. Hale - Dated from January to June 1845, including volume 30 - Raised bands. Contains many black and white illustrations and engravings of ladies fashion. Faded cat's paw design on textblock with slight water marks on boards.
- The Ladies' Companion - Dated from November 1840 to April 1841 including volume 14 - Contains several black and white illustrations and engravings of ladies fashion. Cat's paw design on boards, which are detaching from spine. Top quarter of spine is detaching.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 84

$20
This auction lot includes the following group of titles by the preeminent Mexican author Alfonso Reyes:

- Tentativas y orientaciones - Dated 1944 by Editorial Nuevo Mundo (Mexico) - Original wrappers
- El suicida: libro de ensayos - Dated 1954 by Tezontle - Stated first edition, original wrappers
- Tres puntos de exegetica literaria - Dated 1945 by Colegio de Mexico - No. 38 of the journal "Jornadas"

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 85

$45
This boxlot includes the group of Mystery books shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this boxlot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in these boxlots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50
Lot 86

$300
This auction lot includes the following group of vintage Oz titles by L. Frank Baum or Ruth Plumly Thompson with illustrations by John R. Neill. All books were published by Reilly & Lee Co. (Chicago) and are in their original dustjackets.

- The Magic of Oz by Baum - Dated 1919 (last title listed on back flap is "Ojo in Oz")
- The Lost King of Oz by Thompson - Dated 1925 (last title on back flap is "Captain Salt in Oz")
- Kabumpo in Oz by Thompson - Dated 1922 (last title on back flap is "Speedy in Oz", check marks appear next to last three titles)
- Grampa in Oz by Thompson - Dated 1924 - dustjacket has tears to bottom outside corner and bottom of spine (last title on back flap is "Ojo in Oz")

These illustrated Oz titles do not have color plates. Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 87

$16
This auction lot includes the following group of antique children's titles:

- Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J.M. Barrie - Dated 1940 by Charles Scribner's Sons - Decorative gilt on front cover and spine.
- Captain January by Laura E. Richards - Dated 1893 by Estes & Lauriat - Decorative gilt on front cover, which is detaching from spine.
- Old School Day Romances by James Whitcomb Riley - Dated 1909 by Bobbs-Merrill Company
- The Heart of Boyhood by Edmondo De Amicis - Dated 1918 by Whitman Publishing Co.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 88

$26
This lot is part of a massive collection of thousands of vintage and collectible comic books that we are selling at this auction. View our entire catalog to see additional lots - buy more than one and save on shipping. This particular lot features the following issues:

Title: Raggedy Ann + Andy
Author/Artist: NA
Number of Issues: 3
Issue Date Range: October 1946 through December 1947
Issue Numbers: Volume I, issue numbers 5, 8, 19

Notes: These comics were very well cared-for and are in impressive, intact condition. All covers are present and most or all issues are in plastic sleeves. Some issues may show light age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.

Lot 89

$26
This auction lot includes the following group of signed titles by Henry W. Clune in dustjackets:

- The Good Die Poor by Henry W. Clune - Dated 1937 by Longmans, Green and Co. - Stated first edition.
- By His Own Hand by Henry W. Clune - Dated 1952 by The Macmillan Company - Stated first printing.
- The Big Fella by Henry W. Clune - Dated 1956 by The Macmillan Company - Stated first printing.
- Six O'Clock Casual by Henry W. Clune - Dated 1960 by The Macmillan Company - Stated first printing.
- O'Shaughnessy's Cafe by Henry W. Clune - Dated 1969 by The Macmillan Company - Stated first printing.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 90

$26
This auction lot includes the following group of antique poetry titles in decorative binding:

- The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Dated 1886 by Houghton, Mifflin and Company - "With numerous illustrations"
- Poems of Home and Country by James A. Martling - Dated 1885 by James H. Earle, Publisher (Boston) - Illustrated
- The Complete Works of Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate - No date provided by Arundel Printing and Publishing Company - With illustrations
- The Poetical Works of Owen Meredith - No date provided by Syndicate Trading Company - Front hinge cracked, age-toned pages
- The Select Poetical Works of Lord Byron - No date provided by T. Y. Crowell

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50
Lot 91

$20
This large lot is part of a massive collection of thousands of vintage and collectible comic books that we are selling at this auction. View our entire catalog to see additional lots - buy more than one and save on shipping.

This particular lot features approx. 60 Marvel issues from the X-Men series. Due to the high volume of material we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this large lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. These comics were very well cared-for and are in impressive, intact condition. All covers are present and most or all issues are in plastic sleeves. Owner's name written on some covers. Some issues may show light age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50
Lot 92

$65
This lot features a group of bound early magazine compilations. As was a popular practice during the 1800s and early twentieth century, individual magazine issues were bound together in single hard-cover volumes. The compilations featured in this lot include the following issues of the profusely illustrated Frank Leslie's Ten Cent Monthly/ Frank Leslie's Pleasant Hours publication:

- Dated from January 1864 to September 1864 including issues Vol. I No. 6 through Vol. III No. 2 - three-quarter leather binding, top of spine detached, with remaining bottom half detaching
- Dated from October 1864 to June 1865 including issues Vol. III No. 3 through Vol. IV No. 5 - three-quarter leather with loss and wear to spine
- Dated from July 1865 to May 1866 including issues Vol. IV No. 6 through Vol. VI No. 4 - Title of magazine now "Frank Leslie's New Monthly," three-quarter leather with spine laid in, cracked hinges
- Dated August 1866, Vol. 1 No. 1 - Title now "Frank Leslie's Pleasant Hours," bound in three-quarter leather, cracked hinges

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 93

$22
This boxlot includes the group of Mystery books shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this boxlot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in these boxlots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $19.50
Lot 94

$55
This lot features a group of bound early magazine compilations. As was a popular practice during the 1800s and early twentieth century, individual magazine issues were bound together in single hard-cover volumes. The compilations featured in this lot include the following issues of the Peterson's Magazine publication:

- Dated from January to December 1871
- Dated from March to December 1872 - binding split in front and back, first and last pages loose, with an indeterminate number present from issues prior to March
- Dated from January to December 1873

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Each of these volumes is illustrated with hand-colored fashion plates. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50
Lot 95

$50
This lot features the following group of vintage science fiction magazine issues:

Titles:
Analog, Ellery Queen, and Isaac Asimov
Issue Dates: 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.
Approximate Number of Issues: 75

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc.. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50

Lot 96

$50
This lot features the following group of antique magazine issues:

Title:
Rangeland Love Story Magazine
Issue Dates: 1930s
Approximate Number of Issues: 16

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc.. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50

Lot 97

$60
Title: Novels and Stories
Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: Sully and Kleinteich
Printing Year: 1901
Number of Volumes: 9

Notes: All volumes cloth-bound with marble boards and decorative gilt binding. Titles in this lot include: Agnes of Sorrento; Dred; The Minister's Wooing; Uncle Tom's Cabin; My Wife and I; The Pearl of Orr's Island; We and Our Neighbors; Oldtown Folks, Volume 1; and Oldtown Folks, Volume 2, and Sam Lawson's Oldtown Fireside Stories Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $15.50

Lot 98

$10
This lot features a group of bound early magazine compilations. As was a popular practice during the 1800's and early twentieth century, individual magazine issues were bound together in single hard-cover volumes. The compilations featured in this lot include the following Odd Fellows fraternal publication issues:

- The Mirror of the Times - Dated 1850 & 1851
- The Mirror of the Times - Dated 1851

Both of these volumes show advanced age/wear including detached boards and page loss, concentrated at beginning and tailing leaves. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50
Lot 99

$26
This large lot is part of a massive collection of thousands of vintage and collectible comic books that we are selling at this auction. View our entire catalog to see additional lots - buy more than one and save on shipping.

This particular lot features approx. 80 DC issues from series such as: Power Lords, Night Force, Amethyst, Superboy, and Captain Carrot. Due to the high volume of material we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this large lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. These comics were very well cared-for and are in impressive, intact condition. All covers are present and most or all issues are in plastic sleeves. Owner's name is written on some covers. Some issues may show light age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 100

$30
Title: Hangover Square, or the Man with Two Minds: A Story of Darkest Earl's Court in the Year 1939
Author: Patrick Hamilton
Publisher: Random House
Printing Year: 1942 First printing in dustjacket

Condition/Details: Bound in green cloth, this antique volume is a scarce psychological thriller. This novel was made into a film in 1945. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Flaps of dustjacket have been pasted to endpapers. Dustjacket shows age/wear, with peeling to protective glassine cover. Pictorial front cover shows quite well. Store/Supplier's name and address have been stamped to front endpaper. The book measures approximately 5.5" x 8" and contains 308 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 101

$35
This boxlot includes the group Children's of books shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this boxlot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in these boxlots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $22.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 102

$16
This auction lot includes the following group of antique Children's titles:

- Sunshine for Rainy Days - Dated 1873 by American Tract Society - Illustrated, decorative binding rubbed and mildly soiled
- The Boy with the U. S. Explorers by Francis Rolt-Wheeler - Dated 1914 by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. (Boston) - "With thirty-two illustrations, nearly all from photographs loaned by the U. S. Department of Agriculture"
- The Patriot Boy; or, the Life and Career of Major-General Ormsby M. Mitchell by Rev. P. C. Headley - Dated 1865 by William B. Appleton - Title in "Young Americans History of Modern Heroes"
- Marooner's Island; or, Dr. Gordon in Search of His Children by F. R. Goulding - Dated 1869 by Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger (Philadelphia) - Hinges cracked

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 103

$8
This lot features the following group of antique and vintage magazine issues:

Title:
Scribner's
Issue Dates: 1889 - 1939
Approximate Number of Issues: 20

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc.. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50

Lot 104

$225
This lot features the following group of vintage pulp mystery and adventure magazine issues:

Titles:
Breezy Stories, Spider, Dime Mystery Magazine, Black Mask, Famous Fantastic Mysteries
Issue Dates: 1940s
Approximate Number of Issues: 16

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc.. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50

Lot 105

$16
This auction lot includes the following group of antique literature titles:

- Temperance Anecdotes by George W. Bungay - Dated 1883 by National Temperance Society and Publication House - Decorative gilt binding.
- Bricks Without Straw by Albion W. Tourgee - Dated 1880 by Fords, Howard, & Hulbert
- The Pioneer Boy, and How He Became President by William M. Thayer - Dated 1864 by Walker, Wise, and Company - Decorative gilt binding. Front board detaching from spine.
- The Harp of a Thousand Strings by Samuel P. Avery - Dated 1858 by Dick & Fitzgerald - Decorative gilt on front cover and spine. Front board detaching from spine.
- Only A Tramp by Grace Stebbing - No date provided by Thomas Whittaker

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $8.50
Lot 106

$55
This auction lot includes the following group of vintage children's pop-up titles:

- The Jolly Jump-Ups and Their New House by Geraldine Clyne - Dated 1939 by McLoughlin Bros., Inc - All pop-ups intact, in working order and w/o damage.
- The Jolly Jump-Ups: Robert Louis Stevenson's "A Child in the Garden of Verses" by Geraldine Clyne - Dated 1946 by McLoughlin Bros., Inc. - All pop-ups intact, in working order and w/o damage, some fraying at the top front edge of spine
- The Jolly Jump-Ups on the Farm - Dated 1940 by McLoughlin Bros., Inc. - The first page pop up has separated in several places
- Jack and the Bean-Stalk/Hop O' My Thumb - Dated 1962 by Bancroft & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. (London) - two stories in one book. First pop-up of "O' My Thumb" has small figure at the center with crease under its head, indicating that it has been bent forward; otherwise all pop-ups w/o damage
- Visions of St. Nick in Action - Dated 1950 by Phillips Publisers, Inc. - Illustrated by E. A. Bradford
- Star Wars: A Pop-Up Book - Dated 1978 by Random House - First printing. "Paper engineering by Ib Penick, Illustrations by Wayne Douglas Barlowe"

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 107

$55
This auction lot includes the following group of antique and vintage children's titles:

- The "Original Poems" and Others by Ann Taylor et al. - Dated 1905 by Wells-Gardner - Decorative gilt on front cover and spine.
- A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson - Dated 1929 by Charles Scribner's Sons - Dustjacket slightly torn along spine.
- Slovenly Peter - Undated by The John C. Winston Company
- A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson - Dated 1919 by Rand McNally and Company - Decorative gilt on front cover and spine.
- Bunny's House and Other Rhymes by L.J. Bridgman - Dated 1904 by H.M. Caldwell Company

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 108

$70
This lot features the following group of vintage magazine issues:

Title:
Better Homes and Gardens
Issue Date Range: 1925 through 1939
Number of Issues: Approximately 90

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc.. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $22.50

Lot 109

$22
This large lot is part of a massive collection of thousands of vintage and collectible comic books that we are selling at this auction. View our entire catalog to see additional lots - buy more than one and save on shipping.

This particular lot features approx. 40 assorted issues issues from series such as: Space Thrillers, Jonny Quest, Moonraker, Invisible Man, and Twilight Zone. Due to the high volume of material we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this large lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. These comics were very well cared-for and are in impressive, intact condition. All covers are present and most or all issues are in plastic sleeves. Owner's name written on some covers. Some issues may show light age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50
Lot 110

$12
This auction lot includes the following group of small-format antique literary titles:

- Marble Isle: Legends of the Round Table and Other Poems by Sallie Bridges - Dated 1864 by J. B. Lippincott & Co.
- Red Hand of Ulster; or, The Fortunes of Hugh O'Neill by Mrs. J. Sadlier - No date provided by Patrick Donahue (Boston) - notation
- The Lady of the Lake: A Poem by Walter Scott - Dated 1842 by J. & B. Williams (Exeter) - notation
- Allwin und Theodor: Ein Lesebuch für Kinder by Friedrich Jacobs - Dated 1842 by Dyk'schen Buchhandlung - notation
- The Friends: A True Tale of Woe and Joy from the East by unnamed author - Dated 1833 by Lincoln & Edmands (Boston) - notation

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 111

$30
This auction lot includes the following group of antique titles with decorative gilt binding:

- Stories From the Arabian Nights' Entertainments - Dated 1858 by Phinney & Co. - Spine slightly torn near top and bottom.
- The Old House by the River - Dated 1862 by Harper & Brothers
- Adventures of a Young Naturalist by Lucien Biart - Dated 1874 by Harper & Brothers
- The Sacred Plains by J.H. Headley - Dated 1856 by Wanzer, McKim & Co.
- The Arabian Nights' Entertainments - Dated c1869 by Wm. W. Swayne

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50. This lot is part of a large collection of books and ephemera that we will be selling over the coming months, from the estate of Lewis E. Shuman, long-time collector from Rochester, New York.
Lot 112

$20
This boxlot includes the group of bound compilations of late nineteenth-century magazines shown in the corresponding image. Included in this groups are the following titles: "Cosmopolitan," "Century," and "Wallace's Monthly." Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this boxlot, please attend our live preview before the auction. Most volumes lack (portions of) spine. Boards are often detached. Well-illustrated text blocks are intact with age-toned pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $22.50
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