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Lot 7038

$26
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Herkimer County in the World War, 1916 to 1918 by Franklin W. Cristman - Dated 1927 by Journal & Courier Co. (Little Falls, NY)
- The Belvedere Club, Charlevoix, Michigan: Memoirs of Members, 1878 - 1968 - Dated 1969 by The Belvedere Club - front endpaper bears inscription "Best regards from the / Belvedere Club / (illegible signature) / June 24, 1972"
- The Story of Pennsylvania at the World's Fair, St. Louis, 1904 by James H. Lambert - Dated 1905 by Pennsylvania Commission
- Rules and Regulations and Manual of Procedure of Police Department of New York - Dated 1940 by New York City Civil Service Commission - covers show some soiling
- State List of Post Offices from the United States - Official Postal Guide - Dated 1923 by Government Printing Office - original wrappers, front cover and spine show staining
- Ancestors and Descendents of Alexander and Rebecca (Chandler) Bell / Joel Chesire and Nancy (Bell) Paxson by Roberta Lake - No date provided, uncredited publisher

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: $00
Lot 7039

$16
Title: Familiar Lectures on Botany, Including Practical and Elementary Botany with Generic and Specific Descriptions of the Most Common Native and Foreign Plants, and a Vocabulary of Botanical Terms for the Use of Higher Schools and Academies
Author: Almira H. Lincoln
Publisher: H. and F. J. Huntington (Hartford)
Printing Year: 1829 First Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in cloth-backed boards, this antique volume is a scarce first edition of this classic botanical work. The work is illustrated with a frontispiece illustration and many plates. The volume shows external age/wear, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages that show mild foxing throughout and staining to first pages. The book measures approximately 5" x 8 1/2" and contains 335 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7040

$20
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- St. Nicholas: An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks by Mary Mapes Dodge - Dated 1890-1892 by Century Co. - Four volumes: Volume XVII, Part II; Volume XVIII, Parts I & II; Volume XIX, Part II
- Donald Dare, the Champion Boy Quarterback; or, the Football Boys of Fair Haven by Raymond Stone - Dated 1914 by Charles E. Graham & Co. - front board detached at front hinge
- British Insects Shown to Children by Arthur O. Cooke - No date provided by T. C. & E. C. Jack, Ltd.

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: $12.50
Lot 7041

$55
This auction lot includes the following group of ornithological titles:

- Faune du centre africain français (mammiferes et oiseaux) by Rene Malbrant - Dated 1952 by Paul Lechevalier, Editeur - original wrappers with tears to front cover, lacks rear cover
- Bibliographie ornithologique française by Rene Ronsil - Dated 1948 by Paul Lechevalier, Editeur - library binding, water-marked throughout,
- The Birds of North Africa by Etchecopar & Hue - Dated 1967 by Oliver & Boyd (Edinburgh)
- Some Game Birds of West Africa by William Alexander Fairbairn - Dated 1952 by Oliver & Boyd
- Guide to the Birds of Europe and North Africa by Colonel R. G. Wardlaw Ramsay - Dated 1923 by Gurney and Jackson

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: $12.50
Lot 7042

$18
Title: Thurston's Book of Magic
Author: Howard Thurston
Publisher: Swift & Company
Printing Year: 1931

Condition/Details: Bound in original wrappers with black lettering and Howard Thurston's photo in oval on cover, this antique volume is a scarce Swift Foods promotional piece featuring Thurston and twelve magic tricks illustrated with drawings. Howard Thurston (1869 – 1936) was a stage magician from Columbus, Ohio, still famous for his work with playing cards. He called himself the King of Cards. Thurston was one of the first magicians to take advantage of the Back Palm with cards.

The booklet contains a centerfold that features an advertisement for Swift's "Silverleaf" Lard for pastry shortening. This small volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean, unmarked pages. The booklet measures approximately 3 1/2" x 6" and contains 12 unnumbered pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7043

$200
Title: North American Wild Flowers
Author: Mary Vaux Walcott
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution (Washington, D.C.)
Printing Year: 1925
Number of Volumes: 4 volume set

Notes: Arranged in custom green cloth clam slipcases with bright gilt lettering and Smithsonian seal, this antique folio set is a scarce collection of botanical plates. There are two copies of volume 2 and no copy of volume 1. Condition and completeness of plates as follows: Volume 2 - The plates are wavy on the edges (if you hold them flat in a pile ) but no water stains.. The plates included are numbered from 83-160 (Missing plates numbered 81, 82, 92, 94, 98, 102, 103, 110,   114, 115, 122, 126, 128, 130, 132, 137, 141, 142,146, 149); Volume 2 - The plates also seem wavy on the edges (if held flat in a pile). The plates included are numbered from 81 - 160 (all plates included); Volume 3 - The plates are numbered 161-240 (all included); Volume 4 - The plates included are numbered from 241-314 (Missing plates numbered 250, 266-269, 271-275,301). The volumes show mild external age/wear, and are solidly bound with clean, lightly age toned pages. The books measure approximately 10" x 13". Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50

Lot 7044

$45
This auction lot includes the following group of antique souvenir view books relating to the Midwest and Western United States. All booklets are in original wrappers:

- A Pictorial Souvenir of Phoenix, Arizona in Pencil Sketches by T. Roger Blythe - Dated 1945 by T. Roger Blythe - Autographed by T. Roger Blythe
- Souvenir Views of Detroit, Mich. in Photogravure - No date provided by uncredited publisher
- Los Angeles Today, April, 1923 - Dated 1923 by Neuner Corporation - tinted photographs
- Out of Doors in the Blue Ridge - Dated circa 1920, uncredited publisher
- San Francisco in Ruins: A Pictorial Booklet - No date provided by Advergraph Press (San Francisco) - accordion format
- Standard Guide to Mackinac Island and Northern Lake Resorts - Dated 1904 by Foster & Reynolds

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 7045

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Variety in the Little Garden by Mrs. Francis King - Dated 1923 by Atlantic Monthly Press - "With illustrations and plans"
- All in a Garden Fair by Alice T. A. Quackenbush - Dated 1925 by A. T. de la Mare Company, Inc. - With an introduction by Helen Morgenthau Fox; Cover, frontispiece and decorations by Mary W. Haring
- Window Gardening: Devoted Specially to the Culture of Flowers and Ornamental Plants for In Door Use and Parlor Decorations by Henry T. Williams - Dated 1873 by Henry T. Williams - library stamp on title page
- The Family Kitchen Gardener by Robert Buist - Dated 1860 by C. M. Saxton, Barker & Co.
- In Portia's Gardens by William Sloane Kennedy - Dated 1897 by Bradlee Whidden (Boston) - library stamp on title page
- My Growing Garden by J. Horace McFarland - Dated 1915 by Macmillan Company - library stamp on title page, frontispiece detached
- Art Out-Of-Doors: Hints on Good Taste in Gardening by Schuyler van Rensselaer - Dated 1897 by Charles Scribner's Sons - library stamp on title page

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 7046

$50
This lot includes the collection of antique New York State correspondence shown in the corresponding image. This lot contains a great number of letters sorted by city/county. These letters show letterheads, billheads, etc. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50
Lot 7047

$30
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and modern books on flowers and flora shown in the corresponding image. This lot is part of a large consignment of botany and horticulture books that we will be selling throughout the day. 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. 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
Lot 7048

$35
This lot includes the plates of "Lincoln, the Capital City of Nebraska, Picturesque and Descriptive" shown in the corresponding image. This work was published in 1889 by Art Publishing Company. Plates show quite beautifully, offering detailed views of the city at an early point in its historical development. Accompanying texts provide valuable statistical information. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 7049

$55
Title: The Rose: Its History, Poetry, Culture and Classification
Author: S. B. Parsons
Publisher: Wiley & Putnam
Printing Year: 1847 First edition

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped, gilt-decorated covers with cloth-backed spine, this antique volume is a scarce horticultural work. The work is illustrated with plates (at least two of which are in color). The volume shows external age/wear. Spine and hinges have been professionally restored, and the book is solidly bound with age-toned pages that show occasional foxing (particularly visible on plates and surrounding pages). This is an ex-library copy with the usual markings. The book measures approximately 7" x 10 1/2" and contains 280 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7050

$55
This lot includes the vintage sheet music relating to Hawaii shown in the corresponding image. This material includes titles such as "Honolulu Moon," "Smith's Hawaiian Melodies," "Feist: Popular Hits for Hawaiian Guitar," "Koloa Moonlight," and "Don't Sing Aloha When I Go." Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $14.50
Lot 7051

$60
Title: Agriculture of New York: Comprising an Account of the Classification, Composition and Distribution of the Soils and Rocks, and the Natural Waters of the Different Geological Formations; Together with a Condensed View of the Climate and the Agricultural Productions of the State
Author: Ebenezer Emmons
Publisher: C. Van Benthuysen
Printing Year: 1849 Volume II

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped brown cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce botanical work within the "Natural History of New York" series. This volume offers detailed analyses of plants, the potato, rye, wheat, maize, beans, cabbage, etc. The work is illustrated with bright color plates and contains numerous charts. The volume shows external age/wear, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages that show occasional foxing. Library bookplate appears on front endpaper. The book measures approximately 9 1/2" x 11 3/4" and contains 343/50 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50

Lot 7052

$35
This lot includes the group of international travel and tourism ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $16.50
Lot 7053

$50
This lot includes the group of farming and agricultural ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Highlights in this material include "The Farmers' Handbook of Manures and Forage Crops for 1884," a booklet for "Worcester Buckeye Mower," and the Second Brentwood National Holstein Exhibition and Sale catalogue. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $24.50
Lot 7054

$10
This lot features the following group of antique New York newspaper and journal issues:

Titles: New-York Tribune, New York Clipper, The Day Star
Issue Dates: 1870 - 1899
Approximate Number of Issues: 50

Notes: Most of these newspapers are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, tearing, soiling, etc. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50

Lot 7055

$16
This lot includes the group of radio and television ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material is made up of Atwater Kent Manufacturing letter and literature (in envelope) from the 1930s, Crosley Radio instructions for model 77, LS TV repair guide, and a Radio Blueprint library brochure from 1928. As with all the books and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 7056

$20
This auction lot includes the following group of decorative antique literary titles:

- The Runaway Boy by James Whitcomb Riley - Dated 1906 by Bobbs-Merrill Company - With pictures by Ethel Franklin Betts; Riley Child Verse - Second Series
- An Old Sweetheart of Mine by James Whitcomb Riley - Dated 1902 by Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers - Drawings by Howard Chandler Christy, decorations by Virginia Keep
- Boys and Girls from Storyland by Leila H. Cheney - Dated 1917 by J. B. Lippincott Company - 24 drawings in color by Maria L. Kirk. Some drawings have pen markings. Pagination out of sequence, binding is quite shaken.

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 7057

$50
This lot includes the group of decorative antique ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material consists of calling cards, Victorian lithos, bookmarks, booklets, one candy box, etc., with many pieces bearing elaborate decorations. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $8.50
Lot 7058

$100
This lot features a bound early magazine compilation. As was a popular practice during the 1800s 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: Scientific American: The Advocate of Industry, and Journal of Scientific, Mechanical and Other Improvements
Editor: NA
Issue Date Range: May 18, 1850 through September 11, 1852
Issue Number Range: Volume V Number 35 through Volume VII Number 52

Notes: Bound in three-quarter leather with raised bands and marbled boards with gilt to title labels on spine, this antique folio is lavishly illustrated with numerous in-text illustrations of the technical devices of the day. Engravings show quite brightly and offer a great opportunity to appreciate the technology of the mid-nineteenth century in great detail. At the center of this volume is a wonderful double-page illustration of the famous Glass Exhibition Building built for the international exhibition that took place in Hyde Park, London, England, from May 1 to October 15, 1851. It was the first in a series of World's Fair exhibitions of culture and industry that were to become a popular 19th century feature.

The volume shows external age/wear, and is solidly bound. Pages are age-toned and, with the exception of two pages (where little or no loss of text occurs) do not show tearing or tattering. There is occasional foxing and markings to the margin of volume. The book measures 11 1/2" x 15 1/2". Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $5.50

Lot 7059

$55
This lot includes the group of advertising ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material consists of blotters that often show decorative designs. Among the companies that figure are Coca-Cola, Oceano Water, the Excelsior School of Business, C. I. T. Corporation, the National Exchange Bank of Boonville, N.Y, etc. A number of these have been preserved in an album. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $11.50
Lot 7060

$35
Title: A Description of Pitcairn's Island and Its Inhabitants, with an Authentic Account of the Mutiny of the Ship Bounty and Subsequent Fortunes of the Mutineers
Publisher: A. L. Fowle
Printing Year: 1900

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped maroon cloth with embossed clover on front cover, this antique volume is a scarce account of the famous Bounty mutiny. The volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean, unmarked pages. Previous owner's name appears on front endpaper. The book measures approximately 4 1/2" x 6 1/2" and contains 303 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7061

$130
Title: The Pears of New York
Author: U. P. Hedrick
Publisher: J. B. Lyon Company, Printers
Printing Year: 1921

Condition/Details: Bound in green cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce work of botany. The work is illustrated with a tissue-guarded frontispiece and many bright color plates. This handsome volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Previous owner's name and address, as well as a library bookplate appears on front endpaper. The book measures approximately 9.75" x 12" and contains 636 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7062

$90
This lot includes the group of masonic ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 7063

$50
This lot features the following group of antique magazine issues: Titles: Rangeland Love, Real Charm, Manhunt, Official Detective Stories, True Detective, Secrets, Detective Story Magazine
Issue Date Range: Late 1940s to early 1970s
Approximate Number of Issues: 25

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: $8.50

Lot 7064

$225
This lot includes the group of ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $27.50
Lot 7065

$55
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and modern ornithology books shown in the corresponding image. This lot is part of a large consignment of botany and horticulture books that we will be selling throughout the day. 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. 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
Lot 7066

$50
This lot includes the group of antique photographs shown in the corresponding image. This material consists of cabinet cards and at least one tintype. There are a large number of pictures of children, and numerous portraits of individuals, couples and groups. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $11.50
Lot 7067

$110
This lot includes the large group of farming and agricultural magazines shown in the corresponding image. Titles included in this group include "Successful Farming," "Better Farms," "Farm Journal," "Hoard's Dairyman," and "The Country Gentleman." These periodicals date from the first half of the twentieth century. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $41.50
Lot 7068

$16
This auction lot includes the following group of Hardy Boys titles authored by Franklin W. Dixon and published by Grosset & Dunlap:

- While the Clock Ticked - Dated 1932 - orange-colored endpapers
- The Secret of the Lost Tunnel - Dated 1950 - orange-colored endpapers
- The Secret Panel - Dated 1946 - Illustrated by Russell H. Tandy, brown endpapers
- The Disappearing Floor - Dated 1940 - Illustrated by Paul Laune, orange-colored endpapers
- Hunting for Hidden Gold - Dated 1928 - orange-colored endpapers

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 7069

$60
This shelf lot includes the group of antique and vintage books by L.H. Bailey shown in the corresponding image. This lot is part of a large consignment of botany and horticulture books that we will be selling throughout the day. 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. 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
Lot 7070

$130
This lot includes the antique Alaskan newspaper shown in the corresponding image. This early issue of "The Alaska Times" is dated August 27, 1869 (number 18). "The Alaska Times" began on April 23, 1869, stating that "We throw to the breeze of public patronage today, the Alaska Times, it being the first newspaper ever printed in Alaska. On the 19th of Sept. 1868, we started a manuscript paper called 'The Sitka Times,' but the demand for it being so numerous, and the limited number of copyists we could find in our City, compelled us to suspend its publication until we could get a press." "The Alaska Times" was published through May 14, 1871, first in Sitka and then in Seattle, beginning with the Oct 23, 1870 issue. As stated above, it continued the Sitka Times, begun on Sep 19, 1868 and ceasing with the Nov. 7, 1868 issue.

This issue has four pages with local news, literary pieces, and numerous advertisements. The names of William S. Dodge and Thomas G. Murphy are listed, as proprietor and editor/publisher respectively. This remarkably well-preserved paper has small tears at creases and shows foxing, all texts are quite legible.

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: $6.50
Lot 7071

$60
This auction lot includes the following group of agricultural and horticulture titles:

- Sturtevant's Notes on Edible Plants by U. P. Hedrick - Dated 1919 by J. B. Lyon Company, State Printers (Albany, NY)
- Insects Affecting Park and Woodland Trees by Ephraim Porter Felt - Dated 1905 by New York State Education Department (Albany) - 2 volumes, New York State Museum, Memoir 8
- A History of Agriculture in the State of New York by Ulysses Prentiss Hedrick - Dated 1933 by New York State Agricultural Society - dustjacket
- Annual Report of the American Institute of the City of New York for the Years 1862, '63 - Dated 1863 by Comstock & Cassidy, Printers (Albany) - water markings to covers, text block intact and clean
- The Fruits and Fruit Trees of America by A. J. Downing - Dated 1861 by John Wiley - "Revised and corrected by Charles Downing"

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: $20.50
Lot 7072

$12
Title: The Scottish Temperance League Register and Abstainer's Almanac for 1849
Publisher: S. and T. Dunn (Glasgow)
Printing Year: 1849

Condition/Details: Bound in original decorative wrappers, this antique volume is a scarce issue of this temperance publication. This is the first year this register was issued. This handsome volume lacks spine and binding is shaken. Pages are clean and unmarked. The booklet measures approximately 4 1/2" x 7" and contains 93 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7073

$110
This lot includes the group of ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper 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 and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50
Lot 7074

$10
This auction lot includes the following group of world history titles:

- England's on the Anvil! and Other Essays by John Raymond - Dated 1958 by Collins (London) - signed, dustjacket
- Dawn of Victory by Louis Fischer - Dated 1942 by Duell, Sloan and Pearce - inscribed, stated first edition, damp stain to top edge of front cover, text block shows faint rippling
- Five to Feast by T. A. Layton - Dated 1948 by Gerald Duckworth & Co., Ltd. (London) - inscribed, dustjacket
- Desperate Voyage by John Caldwell - Dated 1952 by Victor Gollancz (London) - dustjacket shows tearing along extremities
- On the Stream of Travel by James Norman Hall - Dated 1926 by Houghton Mifflin Comany - preliminary pages and title page show paper clip markings
- The Oil Conquest of the World by Frederick A. Talbot - Dated 1914 by J. B. Lippincott Company - bottom right-hand corner of front cover shows chewing, both covers show spotting
- Egypt and Israel by W. M. Flinders Petrie - Dated 1923 by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge - foxing to first pages

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
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