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Lot 7114

$100
This lot includes the group of Central New York ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Among the items in this lot are: a student periodical entitled "The Cornell Era" (two issues, dated December 5, 1873 and October 12, 1877), a Cornell students' handbook for the academic year 1912-'13, a booklet containing songs of Cornell, the illustrated brochure "The Beautiful Finger Lakes Call You," the 31st Annual Catalogue of the Albany Business College, a ledger dating to 1815, and the 1922 Agricola (a publication of the School of Agriculture, St. Lawrence University). 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 7115

$45
Title: Ground-Levels in Democracy
Author: L. H. Bailey
Publisher: Uncredited publisher (Ithaca, NY)
Printing Year: 1916

Condition/Details: Bound in gray boards with black title to cover, this antique volume is a scarce Bailey presentation copy (never issued), comprised of four talks on rural questions, originally given before the agriculture section of the American Society for the Advancement of Science (Bailey served as vice-president and chairman of the agriculture section). Liberty Hyde Bailey, the great American botanist and horticulturalist, helped to found and develop the Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages.This book is in its original box. The book measures approximately 4 3/4" x 6 3/4" and contains 95 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7116

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of antique souvenir view books relating to the Eastern United States. All booklets appear in original wrappers:

- New York Empire: Fifty Colored Views - Dated 1910 by A. C. Bosselman
- Portfolio of Washington Views by J. Worth Carnahan - Dated 1906 by Inter-State Printing and Engraving Company (Washington D. C.)
- Recent Artistic Views of Our Beautiful Capital - Dated 1923 by B. S. Reynolds Co. (Washington D. C.)
- An Illustrated Handbook of Mount Vernon: The Home of Washington - Dated 1921 by Mount Vernon Ladies' Association
- Hand Book of the State House at Philadelphia by David Scattergood - Dated 1890 by David Scattergood
- Tourist Map of Pennsylvania State Highways 1929 - Dated 1929 by Department of Highways (Harrisburg)
- Scenic Gems of the White Mountains New Hampshire - No date provided by G. W. Morris, Publisher (Portland, Maine)
- Heald Pond Camps by Fred Henderson - No date provided by Fred Henderson
- Pilgrim Hall "Before and After" - Two postcards offering contrasting views of Pilgrim Hall in Plymouth, Massachusetts

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 7117

$26
This lot includes the group of vintage ham radio call letter cards 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: $4.50
Lot 7118

$12
This lot includes the group of antique German-language periodicals 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 7119

$10
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and modern gardening reference 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 7120

$100
This shelf lot includes the antique photos of nude flappers shown in the corresponding image. The term flapper in the 1920s referred to a "new breed" of young women who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to the new jazz music, and flaunted their disdain for what was then considered acceptable behavior. Flappers were seen as brash for wearing excessive makeup, drinking, treating sex in a casual manner, smoking, driving automobiles and otherwise flouting social and sexual norms. 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: $6.50
Lot 7121

$130
Title: The Peaches of New York
Author: U. P. Hedrick
Publisher: J. B. Lyon Company, Printers
Printing Year: 1917

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. The volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 9.75" x 12" and contains 541 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7122

$35
This lot includes the ephemera from the Epsom, New Hampshire area shown in the corresponding image. This material is made up of deeds, contracts, indentures, etc., and dates from the early 1800s. 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 7123

$100
This antique and vintage postcard lot includes the following:

Theme: Upstate New York real-photo postcards with images of such sites as Adirondacks, such as an image of a railroad bridge between Fulton Chain and Old Forge, Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, Syracuse; a bird's-eye view of Owego, NY; Long Branch Park, Syracuse, etc.
Year Range: 1895 - 1950
Number of cards in this group: 90

Condition/Details: These postcards include photographic content, victorian lithograph finishes and other attractive design elements. The cards are in good condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50

Lot 7124

$26
Title: Letters and Addresses by George Thompson during His Mission in the United States, from Oct. 1st, 1834, to Nov. 27, 1835
Publisher: Isaac Knapp (Boston)
Printing Year: 1837

Condition/Details: Bound in original printed paper boards, this antique volume is a scarce abolitionist text that was extremely popular among the various anti-slavery factions in the United States and England. George Donisthorpe Thompson (1804-1878) was a British antislavery orator and activist who worked toward the abolition of slavery through lecture tours and legislation while serving as a member of Parliament. He was arguably one of the most important abolitionist and human rights lecturers both in Great Britain and the United States. There is a prefatory "note" by the great American abolitionist, William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879). This well-preserved volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages that show foxing throughout. The book measures approximately 4 3/4" x 7 1/2" and contains 126 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7125

$175
Item: 5 individually framed 18th Century botanical plates
Condition/Details: These handsome hand-colored botanical plates, c1700s, were excised from an early German publication and have been professionally matted in approx. 11"x14" gilded burled wood frames. The prints are in very good condition with rich colors and minimal signs of age or wear. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $23.50
Lot 7126

$45
This lot includes the group of antique fashion magazines shown in the corresponding image. Among the titles that appear in this lot are "Harper's Bazaar," "Godey's Magazine," "McCall's Magazine," and "Delineator." These periodicals offer engraved illustrations (predominantly) of ladies' fashion during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 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 7127

$100
This antique postcard group includes the following:

Theme: Mostly real-photo postcards offering images of upstate New York, including a number showing sports teams, political figures (Theodore Roosevelt posing with family), police officers, street scenes, etc.
Year Range: 1895 - 1940
Number of cards in this group: 50

Condition/Details: These postcards include photographic content quite well. The cards are in good condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50

Lot 7128

$60
This lot includes the group of three vintage Montgomery Ward fishing and hunting catalogues shown in the corresponding image. These catalogues date from 1949, 1950, 1951 and are profusely illustrated with bright pictures of products (a small number of which are in color). 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: $4.50
Lot 7129

$45
This lot includes the group of antique ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material consists of the cards with Victorian lithographs, mostly calling cards, with some trade cards, contained in two albums. 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 7130

$60
This lot includes the group of antique ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material ... 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: $12.50
Lot 7131

$16
Title: The Principles of Fruit-Growing
Author: L. H. Bailey
Publisher: Macmillan Company
Printing Year: 1897 First Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in brown cloth with bright gilt lettering, this antique volume is a scarce work of pomology by American horticulturist, botanist and cofounder of the "American Society for Horticultural Science," Liberty Hyde Bailey (1858 - 1954). This title appears in "The Rural Science Series" (also edited by Bailey). The work contains many in-text and full-page illustrations. The volume shows external age/wear, and is solidly bound with mildly age-toned pages. The book measures approximately 5 1/4" x 7" and contains 508 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7132

$18
Title: The K. K. K. Katechism: Pertinent Questions, Pointed Answers
Publisher: Patriot Publishing Co. (Columbus, Ohio)
Printing Year: 1924

Condition/Details: Bound in original wrappers showing hooded figure on front cover, this antique pamphlet is a scarce propagandistic publication of the notorious white supremacist organization, which, at the time of the publication of this work, included about 15% of the nation's eligible population, approximately 45 million men. This "informational booklet" has several songs interspersed throughout the book (front cover actually formulates the title as "KKK Katechism and Song Book"). The work is illustrated with a picture of Dr. Hiram W. Evans, "Imperial Wizard," to whom this book is dedicated. Hiram Wesley Evans (1881 1966) was Imperial Wizard of the "second" Ku Klux Klan from 1922 until 1939. Evans succeeded William Joseph Simmons in the position of the Imperial Wizard in November 1922. Simmons was at the same time elected Emperor for life.

The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean, unmarked pages. The booklet measures approximately 4" x 7" and contains 72 pages (including 2 pages of advertisements). Rear endpaper and cover bear publisher's advertisements. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7133

$50
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and modern books on botany and natural history 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 7134

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

- Leave Me Alone by David Karp - Dated 1957 by Victor Gollancz (London) - dustjacket
- The Man Who Told His Love by Christopher Logue - Dated 1958 by Scorpion Press - limited edition in original wrappers, "author's copy"
- The Great Explosion by Eric Frank Russell - Dated 1962 by Dodd, Mead & Company - dustjacket
- A for Andromeda: A Novel for Tomorrow by Fred Hoyle & John Elliot - Dated 1962 by Harper & Brothers - dustjacket
- The Year of the Comet by John Christopher - Dated 1955 by Michael Joseph (London) - dustjacket
- Further Outlook by W. Grey Walter - Dated 1956 by Gerald Duckworth & Co., Ltd. (London) - dustjacket

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 7135

$45
This shelf lot includes the group of antique and vintage books on agriculture and animals 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 7136

$40
This lot includes the large collection of antique and vintage sheet music 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 7137

$80
Title: Essay on Modern Gardening
Author: Horace Walpole
Publisher: Kirgate Press (Canton, Pennsylvania)
Printing Year: 1904 Limited edition

Condition/Details: Bound in green cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce history of the English garden by author Horatio Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford (1717 - 1797), now largely remembered for Strawberry Hill, the home he built in Twickenham, south-west London where he revived the Gothic style some decades before his Victorian successors, and for his Gothic novel, "The Castle of Otranto." American historian Alice Morse Earle has written an "introductory note." The English text appears with French translation by the Duke of Nivernois on facing pages, as it first appeared in 1785. This is one of 300 copies. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages with deckled edges. Library stamp appears on half-title page. The book measures approximately 7 3/4" x 9 3/4" and contains xxiv/94 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7138

$12
This auction lot includes the following group of antique masonic titles:

- An Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and Its Kindred Spirits, Comprising the Whole Range of Arts, Sciences and Literature Connected with the Institution by Albert G. Mackey - Dated 1924 by Masonic History Company - Two volumes
- By-Laws of Reading Holy Royal Arch Chapter, No. 152 with the Rules and Regulations of the Grand Holy Royal Arch Chapter of the State of Pennsylvania - Dated 1858 by J. Lawrence Getz, Printer (Reading)

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 7139

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

- The Bobwhite Quail: Its Life and Management by Walter Rosene - Dated 1969 by Rutgers University Press - torn dustjacket
- Grouse and Quails of North America by Paul A. Johnsgard - Dated 1973 by University of Nebraska - First printing in dustjacket
- White Ibis: Wetland Wanderer by Keith L. Bildstein - Dated 1993 by Smithsonian Institution Press - First printing in dustjacket
- A Reference Guide to the Gulls of the Americas by Howell & Dunn - Dated 2007 by Houghton Mifflin Company - First printing in dustjacket
- A Hawk for the Bush by Jack Mavrogordato - No date provided by Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. Publisher - Stated first edition
- An Eagle to the Sky by Frances Hamerstrom - Dated 1970 by Iowa State University Press
- The Canvasback on a Prairie Marsh by H. Albert Hochbaum - Dated 1944 by American Wildlife Institute (Washington, D. C.) - Inscribed by author, ex-library

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
Lot 7140

$40
This lot includes the group of antique newspapers shown in the corresponding image. The following periodicals are contained in this lot: "Boston Gazette & Country Journal" (March 12, 1770); "Penn Packet & Daily Advertiser (January 7, 1790); "Connecticut Courant" (April 5, May 6, May 13, 1799); "Mass Spy or Worchester Gazette" (January 26, 1803); and "The Patriot" (Utica, January 9, 1804). These newspapers are in very good condition; they are neither tattered nor torn. 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. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 7141

$20
This lot includes the group of Burpee's seed catalogues shown in the corresponding image. These catalogues cover the period from 1926 to 1942. These catalogues show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. All are intact and whole. 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: $6.50
Lot 7142

$26
This lot includes the group of antique almanacs shown in the corresponding image. The oldest of these is "The Crockett Almanac" of 1841. A substantial number are from the nineteenth century, with several of these showing bright (color) illustrations. 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: $7.50
Lot 7143

$30
This lot features the following group of antique magazine issues: Title: Popular Science
Issue Dates: 1929-1930
Number of Issues: 14

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 7144

$26
Title: Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold
Author: C. S. Lewis
Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company
Printing Year: 1957 Stated first American edition

Condition/Details: Bound in red cloth with bright silver lettering and decorative design to spine, this volume is a scarce mythological novel by Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963). This novel is ranked as the most significant work accomplished by C. S. Lewis. It is the story of a beautiful princess and an ugly princess, of the struggle between sacred and profane love, of unselfish faith and selfish pride, of the spirit and the flesh. This book contains two illustrations and jacket design by Fritz Eichenberg. The volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Original pictorial dustjacket is in mylar cover. The book measures approximately 5 3/4" x 8 1/4" and contains 313 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7145

$40
This lot includes the group of advertising ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material consists of billheads, booklets with publisher's advertisements, almanacs, Victor Records booklets, a Burdock Blood Bitters Pocket Memorandum Book, 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: $12.50
Lot 7146

$16
This shelf lot includes the group of antique children's books authored by G. A. Henty 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: $12.50
Lot 7147

$55
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 7148

$12
This lot includes the group of vintage and antique TV and Radio ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Among the items offered here is a Zenith operating guide (Royal 94), a price list for Tung-Sol radio tubes, a 1924 letter from the Kellog Switchboard & Supply Co., material published by the Radio and Television Institute, a Rider television manual (Volume I), issues of the Radio Photofact Servicer, etc. There is a great number of ham radio operator call cards as well. 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: $39.50
Lot 7149

$20
Title: Life of a Scotch Naturalist: Thomas Edward, Associate of the Linnean Society
Author: Samuel Smiles
Publisher: Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Printing Year: 1877

Condition/Details: Bound in green cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce biography of the Scottish naturalist Thomas Edward (1814 - 1886). The work contains a tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait and illustrations by George Reid. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with mildly age-toned pages. The book measures approximately 5" x 7 1/2" and contains 390 pages plus 6 pages of publisher's advertisements. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7150

$120
This lot includes the group of ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This lot contains an address by Charles O'Conor given on the 100th anniversay of the adoption of the constitution of the State of New York (1877); Flack's Scenic Guide to Watkins Glen State Park (with bright full-page photos), as well as a souvenir album with tinted pictures of Watkins Glen; an 1891 pamphlet of "The Proposed Purchase of the Plant, Franchises and Other Property of the Long Island Water Supply Co." by Chapin and Johnson; a guide to the 1000 Islands; a Cornell University concert program for the 1923-24 academic year; several real-photo postcards of Manhattan, 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: $20.50
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