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Lot 4377

$24
This auction lot includes the following group of antique titles on travel and exploration:

- The Life of Christopher Columbus - Dated 1838 by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. (Philadelphia)
- Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55 by Elisha Kent Kane - Dated 1856 by Childs & Peterson (Philadelphia) - gilt embossing.
- Circling the Globe in Stories of Travel - Dated 1896 by International Publishing Company (Philadelphia) - gilt embossing, slight water marks on boards.

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. 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 4378

$14
This antique postcard album is part of a large collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique decorative and photographic postcards and albums. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping.

Card Types/Topics: Real photo postcards, with views of family members at home and in local scenes in West Virginia and Indiana
Year: c1920
Estimated number of cards in this album: 26
Dimensions: 7.5" by 5.5"

Condition/Details: This album shows beautifully with nice patina and some external age/wear concentrated at the extremities. The pages and cards are in good condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50

Lot 4379

$45
This shelf lot includes the group of books on collectibles 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $25.50. 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 4380

$28
Title: A History of the Jews in Baghdad
Author: David Solomon Sassoon
Publisher: Solomon D. Sassoon
Printing Year: 1949

Condition/Details: Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt embossing to spine, this volume is a scarce history of the Jewish community of the Iraqi capital. The work is illustrated with a frontispiece depicting a group of Hakhamim of Baghdad in 1910 and 6 plates. The volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with slightly age-toned pages. Intact dustjacket is in mylar cover. The book measures approximately 6" x 8.75" and contains 236 pages. 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 4381

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of titles on art and crafts:

- Bent Tubular Furniture by Chris Harold Groneman - Dated 1941 by Bruce Publishing Company (Milwaukee) - dustjacket.
- Old French Ironwork: The Craftsman and His Art by Edgar B. Frank - Dated 1950 by Harvard Univerisity Press (Cambridge) - dustjacket slightly torn at top and bottom of spine.
- An Illustrated History of Silverware Design by William Codman - Dated 1930 by Gorham Company (Providence)
- Eighteenth Century Gold Boxes of Europe by A. Kenneth Snowman - Dated 1990 by Antique Collector's Club - dustjacket.
- Venetian Glass, 1890-1990 by Rosa Barovier Mentasti - Dated 1992 by Arsenale Editrice - dustjacket. Slipcase missing top flap.

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: $15.50. 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 4382

$25
Title: The Topsy-Turvy Fairy Book
Author: Anna Alice Chapin
Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company
Printing Year: 1913 First Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in blue cloth with gilt embossing and color pastedown to front cover, this antique volume is a rare work of children's literature by American author Anna Alice Chapin (1880 -1920). The work is illustrated by Anne Merriman Peck and contains both in-text drawings and nine plates (five of which are in color). The volume shows external age/wear, with scratch and minor loss of material to cover illustration. Book also has bumped corners, minor fraying to edges, and cracked hinges. Pages show occasional staining and smudging. One plate has tear with discrete taping on reverse side. There are also brief pencil annotations to certain chapter endings. The book measures approximately 7" x 9.25" and contains 225 pages. 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 4383

$275
This massive antique and vintage postcard group is part of a large collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique decorative and photographic postcards. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping.

This lot features approximately 1,800 cards with real photo content, and other attractive design elements.

Condition/Details: These cards were well cared for and are in pleasing condition with some age/wear indications, older cards are more likely to exhibit signs of age and wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $29.50
Lot 4384

$40
Title: Cristianos y nazis en Sudamerica
Author: Alberto Campos
Publisher: Ediciones Or
Printing Year: 1941

Condition/Details: Bound in original wrappers with black and red lettering, this volume is a scarce history of both "Christians and Nazis in South America." The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages. The book measures approximately 5.5" x 8" and contains 193 pages. 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 4385

$20
This shelf lot includes the group of books on toy and doll collectibles 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $25.50. 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 4386

$120
Title: Fifth Annual Report of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game and Forests of the State of New York
Publisher: James B. Lyon, State Printer
Printing Year: 1900

Condition/Details: Bound in brown cloth with bright black lettering and pictorial embossing, this antique volume is a scarce state government report on forestry and fisheries. The work is illustrated with many color plates and photographs of fish and wildlife. Plates are bright and crisp (initial plate has small tear at the bottom). There are numerous tables and lists providing relevant data. The volume shows external age/wear, with bumped, frayed corners and fraying to top and foot of spine. Covers have minor soiling and staining. Binding is somewhat shaken with clean text block whose initial pages show tattering and smudging. The book measures approximately 8.5" x 11.5" and contains 466 pages. Please note that another annual report is being offered in this auction. See lot number 344. 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 4387

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of titles on Palestine/Israel:

- Palestine and the Jews by Frank G. Jannaway - Dated 1914 by C.C. Walker (Birmingham) - gilt embossing.
- Only a Path by Rivka Guber - Dated 1972 by Massada LTD - signed and dedicated.
- Jews in Palestine by A. Revusky - Dated 1936 by Vanguard Press - gilt embossing.
- Adventure in Pioneering: The Story of 25 Years of Habonim Camping by David Breslau - Dated 1957 by Chay Commission of the Labor Zionist Movement
- Letters From the Desert by Moshe Mosenson - Dated 1946 by Sharon Books, Inc. - dustjacket.
- Israel: A Brief Sketch of a Great People by Agustin Salvat - Dated 1962 - wrappers.

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. 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 4388

$30
This shelf lot includes the group of history books with fancy binding 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. These books are in excellent condition. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50
Lot 4389

$16
This shelf lot includes the group of children's 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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. 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 4390

$12
Title: Interior Decoration To-Day
Author: H. G. Hayes Marshall
Publisher: F. Lewis (Publishers) Limited (Leigh-On-Sea, Essex, England)
Printing Year: 1944

Condition/Details: Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce war edition of a title first published in 1938. The work consists mostly of 112 plates illustrating home interiors and their furnishing and design. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 7.75" x 10" and contains 132 pages. 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 4391

$210
This large antique and vintage postcard group is part of a large collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique decorative and photographic postcards. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping.

This lot features approximately 300 cards with real photo content, Victorian lithograph finishes and other attractive design elements. This lot also features a dozen folding packets from foreign locations such as Egypt, Italy, etc.

Condition/Details: These cards were well cared for and are in pleasing condition with some age/wear indications, older cards are more likely to exhibit signs of age and wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $12.50
Lot 4392

$22
Title: The Sunbonnet Babies in Italy: A Second Reader
Author: Eulalie Osgood Grover
Publisher: Rand McNally & Company
Printing Year: 1931

Condition/Details: Bound in beige pictorial cloth, this antique volume is a scarce work of children's literature. The work contains many bright color illustrations by Bertha Corbett Melcher and James McCracken. The volume shows external age/wear, with soiling to covers and bumped edges. The book is solidly bound with clean, unmarked pages. The book measures approximately 6.25" x 7.75" and contains 188 pages. 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 4393

$16
This shelf lot includes the group of antique and vintage literature 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $15.50
Lot 4394

$60
Title: Building with Assurance
Publisher: Morgan Woodwork Organization
Printing Year: 1921

Condition/Details: Bound in leatherette with gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce home and interior design catalogue. It has the registration number 17748. The work contains black-and-white and color illustrations, as well as numerous house plans. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean, bright pages. The book measures approximately 9" x 11" and contains 408 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50. 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 4395

$10
This shelf lot includes the group of books on collectibles 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $20.50. 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 4396

$10
This shelf lot includes the group of ten copies of a N. O. S. title shown in the corresponding image. This brochure, entitled "Clayton, N. Y. The Heart of the Thousand Islands," was published by the Clayton Chamber of Commerce circa 1950. 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $4.50
Lot 4397

$40
This auction lot includes the following group of titles on Jewish culture:

- Jewish Artisan Life in the Time of Jesus, According to the Oldest Sources by Franz Delitzsch - Dated 1883 by Funk & Wagnalls - gilt embossing.
- Man is Free: Sermons and Addresses by Stuart E. Rosenberg - Dated 1957 by Bloch Publishing Company - signed and dedicated. Gilt embossing.
- Viaje sin retorno by Henry Shoskes - Dated 1945 by Editorial Centauro
- The Theory of Marriage in Jewish Law by Rabbi K. Kahana - Dated 1966 by E.J. Brill (Leiden) - gilt embossing.
- Shehitah: A Study in the Cultural and Social Life of the Jewish People by Jeremiah J. Berman - Dated 1941 by Bloch Publishing Company
- The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus, the Jewish Historian by William Whiston - Dated c1810 by Kinber & Sharpless (Philadelphia) - 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: $13.50. 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 4398

$10
Title: Westward Ho!
Author: Charles Kingsley
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Printing Year: 1930 Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth

Condition/Details: Bound in black cloth with bright pictorial pastedown, this antique volume is a scarce edition of this British historical novel by Charles Kingsley. The work contains an illustrated title page and 9 bright full-page color plates by noted illustrator Newell Convers Wyeth. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with lightly age-toned pages and pictorial endpapers. The book measures approximately 7.25" x 9.5" and contains 413 pages. 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 4399

$12
This shelf lot includes the group of books on Rochester, NY 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $20.50. 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 4400

$135
Title: A History of the Brewery and Liquor Industry of Rochester, N. Y.
Publisher: Kearse Publishing Company
Printing Year: 1907

Condition/Details: Bound in half-cloth with illustrated boards, this antique volume is a scarce turn-of-the-century study of an upstate New York beer industry that includes histories of individual companies (American Brewing Company, Hathaway & Gordon, Genesee Brewing Company, Flower City Brewery) and biographies of its prominent members. The work is illustrated with many photographs. The volume shows light external age/wear, with some staining to covers. Front hinge is cracked and binding in weak. Age-toned pages are unmarked. The book measures approximately 9.25" x 12.25" and contains 79 pages. 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 4401

$0
This massive collectible stamp group is part of a larger philately collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique and vintage stamp lots. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping.

This lot features a varied group of stamps, principally American. These stamps were amassed by one collector, but clearly came from many other smaller collections, over time.

Condition/Details: These stamps and other materials and show nicely with some signs of age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $29.50
Lot 4402

$60
Title: Adventures in Africa; During a Tour of Two Years through That Country
Author: Major W. Cornwallis Harris
Publisher: T. B. Peterson
Printing Year: c.1843

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped brown cloth with gilt embossing to spine, this antique volume is a scarce early account of travels "of the British Embassy from the shores of India to Cape Aden; through Abyssinia; Ascent of the Abyssinian Alps; The Gulf of Arabia; Tajura; Dismal Night March along the Great Salt Lake; Massacre of the Five Hundred; The Source and Keys of the Nile," etc., etc. Title page indicates that this copy is "from the Tenth London Edition, revised and corrected." The volume shows external age/wear, with bumped corners and frayed cover edges. Spine shows tearing at top and bottom, as well as two slits in middle area. Library label is also visible. The book is solidly bound with age-toned pages that show foxing throughout. Usual library markings are present on front endpaper. Previous owner's name appears on preliminary page. The book measures approximately 6.25" x 9" and contains 392 pages. 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 4403

$70
This massive collectible stamp group is part of a larger philately collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique and vintage stamp lots. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping.

This lot features a varied group of stamps, principally international. These stamps were amassed by one collector, but clearly came from many other smaller collections, over time.

Condition/Details: These stamps and other materials and show nicely with some signs of age/wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $29.50
Lot 4405

$24
This shelf lot includes the group of books on collectibles 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $25.50. 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 4406

$10
Title: Cruise of Mistaken Men; or, Ambition Destroys Happiness: A Trailer Story, and Anecdotes of a Ventriloquist
Author: Senator Jim MacFarlane
Publisher: Ventriloquist Publishing Company
Printing Year: 1934 Inscribed

Condition/Details: Bound in cloth-backed boards, this antique pamphlet is a scarce autobiographical account of a ventriloquist's travels across the United States in his car-drawn trailer. The author's inscription on title page reads "For my good / and loyal friend / George H. Hamlin / With best wishes / From the Author / Dec 12-1934 A. D. / Senator Jim Macfarlane." The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with unmarked, age-toned pages. A very small damp stain appears along the left-hand side of top edge of pages. The book measures approximately 6" x 8.25" and contains 40 pages. 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 4407

$60
This auction lot includes the following group of antique and vintage titles on Asian and Mediterranean history with gilt embossing:

- From Captivity to the Persian Throne by Leuty Collins - Dated 1893 by Cassell Publishing Company
- Japan and Her People by Anna C. Hartshorne - Dated 1902 by John C. Winston Co. (Philadelphia) 
- Exciting Experiences in the Japanese-Russian War by Marshall Everett - Dated 1904 by Henry Neil
- Sian: A Coup D'Etat; A Fortnight in Sian: Extracts From a Diary by Mayling Soong Chiang; Chiang Kai-Shek - Dated 1937 by China Publishing Company (Shanghai) - Two books bound as one.

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 4408

$26
This lot includes the postcard album shown in the corresponding image. This album contains roughly 90 cards depicting flowers, gardens or floral arrangements. A number of this cards have Victorian lithographs. Cards are all well preserved. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 4409

$12
This shelf lot includes the group of children's 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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. 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 4410

$100
Title: Mitchell's School Atlas: Comprising the Maps and Tables Designed to Accompany Mitchell's School and Family Geography

Publisher: E. H. Butler & Co. (Philadelphia)
Printing Year: 1862

Condition/Details: Bound in leather-backed illustrated boards, this antique volume is a scarce early edition of a classic school reference work. The work is illustrated with many color maps. The volume shows external age/wear, with rubbed covers. A long water stain appears on rear board. Front hinge is cracked. Age-toned pages show staining. The book measures approximately 10" x 12.25". Book is unpaginated. 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 4411

$300
This massive vintage postcard group is part of a large collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique decorative and photographic postcards. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping.

This lot features approximately 1,800 cards with real photo content, automotive advertising, and other attractive design elements.

Condition/Details: These cards were well cared for and are in pleasing condition with some age/wear indications, older cards are more likely to exhibit signs of age and wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $29.50
Lot 4412

$36
Title: Where the Rainbow Ends
Author: Clifford Mills
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton (London)
Printing Year: c. 1920 First Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped green cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce work of children's literature. The work is illustrated by Leo Bates and contains a tipped-in color frontispiece and eight tipped-in color illustrations. There are in addition 14 black-and-white illustrations throughout the book. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 6.75" x 9" and contains 286 pages. 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 4413

$110
This shelf lot includes the group of "Big Little Books" shown in the corresponding image. All these books have intact binding, with both covers and spine present. 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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: $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 4414

$6
This lot includes the group of pieces of ephemera shown in the corresponding image. These pieces are relate to Connecticut College. 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the material in our lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older material is more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 4415

$22
This shelf lot includes the group of books on collectibles 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 lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, 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.
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