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Lot 7151

$10
This lot includes the group of antique and vintage advertising ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material consists of tool manuals from companies such as Yankee Tools, Stanley, Disston, Dietzgen, Norton Abrasives, and Saw Sense. 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 7152

$10
Title: Kuristeron Parabolon
Publisher: uncredited publisher
Printing Year: 1835

Condition/Details: Bound in green paper boards, this antique volume is a scarce comprehensive interpretation of parables contained in the New Testament. The work is written in Attic Greek and is illustrated with in-text engravings. The volume lacks spine, and is solidly bound with clean pages. This is an ex-library copy with the customary markings. The book measures approximately 4 1/4" x 6" and contains 112 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7153

$30
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- The Garden Magazine by Wilhelm Miller - Dated 1905/1911-1912 by Doubleday, Page & Company - magazine compilations, Volumes I / XIV, ex-library copies
- The Spirit of the Garden by Martha Brookes Hutcheson - Dated 1923 by Little, Brown & Company - library stamp on title page
- Plants of the Bible by Harold & Alma Moldenke - Dated 1952 by Chronica Botanica Company (Waltham, Massachusetts) - library stamp on title page
- Aristocrats of the Garden by Ernest H. Wilson - Dated 1917 by Doubleday, Page & Company - Limited edition
- The Sundial in Our Garden by Violet & Hal W. Trovillion - Dated 1945 by Trovillion Private Press (Herrin, Illinois) - Signed limited edition
- Gardening by Myself by Anna B. Warner - Dated 1924 by Duffield & Company

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $15.50
Lot 7154

$10
This lot includes the collection of vintage Spanish-language sheet music shown in the corresponding image. This well-preserved material includes titles such as "Dolor Gaucho," "Amor de Payaso," "Lo que nunca te diran," "Loca bohemia," and "Hacelo por la Vieja." 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. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $8.50
Lot 7155

$50
This lot includes the group of real photo postcards shown in the corresponding image. These postcards offer a collection of images of a cowboy/military "trick rider" performing in uniform. These pictures date from the beginning 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: $6.50
Lot 7156

$0
This lot includes the two antique first prize kennel ribbons shown in the corresponding image. One of these ribbons is from the Onondaga Kennel Association (Syracuse, N. Y., May 22-23, 1925), while the other is from the New York State Dog Show (1924). Both of these ribbons are in a well-preserved state. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this boxlot, please attend our live preview before the auction. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 7157

$26
Title: The Gardener's Colour Book
Author: John Fothergill
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Printing Year: 1927 Signed

Condition/Details: Bound in light-brown cloth with paper title labels, this antique volume is a scarce work of horticulture. The author states in the preface: "This schedule pretends to give practically all the more showy and more usual flowers tabulated according to their colours, heights and periods of blooming, and the ease with which one can turn up anything one wants, provided it exists, should make colour designing an easy matter." The author's signature appears on the title page. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Dustjacket is in mylar cover. The book measures approximately 9" x 11 1/4" and contains 40 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7158

$10
This auction lot includes the following group of antique German and Swedish titles:

- Johann Friedrich Starcks Tagliches Handbuch in guten und bosen Tagen - No date provided by Concordia Publishing House (St. Louis, Mo.)
- Doktor Martin Luthers Huspostilla by S. G. Cavallin - Dated 1918 by Albert Bonniers Forlag (Stockholm)
- Sonntags-Schul-Harfe: Sammlung drei- und vierstimmiger Lieder, Chorale und Responsorien by C. Wonnberger - Dated 1873 by "Pilger"-Buchhandling (Reading, PA)
- Kirchen-Gesangbuch fur Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden - Dated 1902 by Concordia Publishing House

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50
Lot 7159

$175
This antique and vintage postcard group includes the following:

Theme: Upstate New York postcards with images of a car on Glen Route, between Elmira and Watkins; New York Central Railroad Station in Canandaigua; Sentry Bridge, Watkins Glen; Railroad Station in Camden (real-photo postcard); aftermath of a fire at Main St. looking north, in Camden (real-photo postcard); Main St., Herkheimer; Mt. Crawford, Delhi; Execution Chamber, Auburn; Oweida Lake, etc.
Year Range: 1895 - 1960
Number of cards in this group: 100

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 7160

$22
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Rand, McNally & Co.'s Indexed County and Township Pocket Map and Shipping Guide of Michigan, Accompanied by a New and Original Compilation and Ready Reference Index, Showing in Detail the Entire Railroad System - Dated 1908 by Rand McNally & Co. - Damp stain to first and final pages
- Rand, McNally Indexed Pocket Map Tourists' and Shippers' Guide of Wisconsin - Dated 1924 by Rand McNally & Company
- Rand, McNally & Co.'s Indexed County and Railroad Pocket Map and Shippers' Guide of Ohio, Accompanied by a New and Original Compilation and Ready Reference Index, Showing in Detail the Entire Railroad System - Dated 1908 by Rand, McNally & Co.
- Rand, McNally & Co.'s Indexed County and Township Map and Shippers' Guide of Indiana, Accompanied by a New and Original Compilation and Ready Reference Index, Showing in Detail the Entire Railroad System - Dated 1908 by Rand, McNally & Co.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 7161

$16
Title: Orthogenetic Evolution in Pigeons: Posthumous Works of Charles Otis Whitman
Editor: Harvey A. Carr
Publisher: Carnegie Institution of Washington
Printing Year: 1919 Volume III: The Behavior of Pigeons

Condition/Details: Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt lettering to the spine, this antique volume is a scarce work on pigeon behavior and intelligence by Charles Otis Whitman, Professor of Zoology at the University of Chicago, 1892 - 1910; Director of Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole, 1888 - 1908. A preface has been written by Oscar Riddle. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages. Previous owner's name appears on front endpaper. The book measures approximately 9 1/2" x 11 3/4" and contains 161 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7162

$16
This lot features the following group of antique newspaper issues:

Titles: Journal & Republican
Issue Dates: 1850 -1920
Approximate Number of Issues: 100

Notes: Most of these newspapers are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, soiling, tears, etc. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $22.50

Lot 7163

$26
This antique and vintage postcard group includes the following:

Theme: Courtship, Racy, Risque and Nude Images
Year Range: 1895 - 1950
Number of cards in this group: 40

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: $5.50

Lot 7164

$50
Title: Epsom, New Hampshire Tax Collector's Log Book
Printing Year: 1820

Condition/Details: Bound in dark cloth, this antique volume is a scarce historical document providing valuable information relating to a number of fields of study. Among the names listed in this notebook are Emerson, Watson, Fogg, Drake, Bartlet, Brown, Libbee, Eastman, and Bickford. A very legible record is kept of the exact quantities paid by each individual for town, school, state and county taxes. This well-preserved volume shows external age/wear at the extremities, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages. The notebook measures approximately 4" x 5 3/4" and contains over 30 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7165

$55
Title: Foundations of American Grape Culture
Author: T. V. Munson
Publisher: Orange Judd Company
Printing Year: 1909

Condition/Details: Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering, this antique volume is a scarce viticultural work by the vice-president of the American Pomological Society The work is illustrated with a frontispiece photograph of the author, many plates and a number of tables. The volume shows light external age/wear. Front hinge is cracked. The book has clean, unmarked pages. Previous owner's name appears on front endpaper. The book measures approximately 7 3/4" x 10 1/2" and contains 252 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7166

$50
This lot includes the group of ephemera from/on Canada shown in the corresponding image. This lot contains a booklet issued by the Liquor Control Board of Ontario entitled "Price List No. 9" (dated 1937); a letter from the "Departement de la Chasse et de la Peche" of the Province of Quebec (dated 1944); tourist guides, road maps, brochures, 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: $7.50
Lot 7167

$70
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and modern books on medicinal and narcotic plants 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 7168

$40
This auction lot includes the following group of antique art titles:

- The Masterpieces of French Art - No date provided by Gebbie & Co., Publishers (Philadelphia) - India Proof Edition, Section I; large, loose folio photogravure plates in folder
- The Masterpieces of German Art - Dated 1884 by Gebbie & Co., Publishers - Edition de Luxe (Limited to One Thousand Copies, this is copy no. 195), Section 1; tissue-guarded folio prints in light blue folder. Most of the photogravures are in framable condition. Folders show wear and staining to edges
- The Masterpieces of Italian Art - Dated 1886 by Gebbie & Co., Publishers - Edition de Luxe (Limited to 500 Copies, this is copy no. 216), Section 1; tissue-guarded folio prints in black folder. Most of the photogravures are in framable condition. Folders show wear

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 7169

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

- Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets by John Evelyn - Dated 1937 by Brooklyn Botanic Garden - reprint of 1699 edition
- The English Vineyard Vindicated by John Rose - Dated 1966 by Herb Grower Press (Falls Village, Connecticut) - Limited edition reprint of the 1675 edition
- The Art of Simpling by W. Coles - Dated 1966 by Herb Grower Press - library stamp on title page
- The Gardeners Kalendar by Philip Miller - Dated 1971 by National Capital Area Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. - reprint of 1775 edition

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 7170

$90
This auction lot includes the following group of antique photo albums:

- Photo album from the early 1920s - disbound, with loose pages; photos of high school class, students, etc.
- Photo album circa 1910 - individual and group portraits, card pasted to rear of front boad bears the name of Frances Romaine Williams
- Photo album from the early 1920s - 141 pictures in handsome, well-preserved, ribbon-bound album; photos are mostly of New York state. There are images of Oneonta, Kingston - Ashoken Dam, St. Regis Indians, boundary line between Canada and the United States, and the banks of the St. Lawrence river
- Photo album circa 1905 - well-preseved, ribbon-bound volume that contains hunting and fishing photographs, with mountain scenes
- Photo album, 1913 - 1931 - well-preserved album with pictures of people at social events, outings to Thousand Island Park (dated 1915), Utter Lake (1913), Selkirk State Park (1931). Several photographs offer views of antique automobiles.

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: $11.50
Lot 7171

$55
This shelf lot includes the group of antique estate 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 7172

$22
This lot includes the group of antique and vintage farming (equipment) manuals shown in the corresponding image. Among the items in this group is a "Directions and Repair List John Deere No. 919L Corn Drill" and a number of Blue Ribbon Service manuals. 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 7173

$28
This lot includes the group of technology ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This lot contains catalogues and booklets on home design, furnishings, appliances, etc. Among the items in this group are the following titles: "Burning Coal the Modern Way on Taylor Stokers," "Ideal Magazine Boiler '25,'" "Kewanee Oil Burning Boilers - Catalog 87," "McCulloch Chain Saw Service Manual," and "Instructions for Operating and Servicing Parts Including Mall Model 6 Cycle Gasoline Engine Chain Saw." 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: $15.50
Lot 7174

$20
Title: Songs from the Lily-White Boys
Author: Christopher Logue
Publisher: Scorpion Press
Printing Year: 1960 First State Inscribed

Condition/Details: Bound in original wrappers, this volume is a scarce early collection of poems written as songs for a London stage production by Christopher Logue (b. 1926), an English poet associated with the British Poetry Revival. Albert Finney had a starring role in the production (a photo of Finney in performance appears on rear cover). This is the correct first state with 5/ price to back flap - 500 copies were thus issued. These copies were sold at the theatre on opening night. Inscription on title page reads: "For James + Jean / from Christopher." The volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 5 1/2" x 8" and contains 32 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7175

$35
Title: Alabama Birds
Author: Thomas A. Imhof
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
Printing Year: 1962 Inscribed First Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in gray cloth with green spine label, this volume is a scarce ornithological work "with detailed descriptions of the 352 species of birds known in Alabama, supplemented by color illustrations from paintings, photographs of habitats and nests, maps showing distribution and banding records, and accounts of nesting and food habits, range of species, and records of Alabama occurrence" (dustjacket text). The work is illustrated with beautiful color plates by Richard Parks and David C. Hulse, as well as with many black and white photographs. The author's inscription on free front endpaper reads: "To my good friends / Ben and Lula Coffey / I hope this book will help / you to appreciate even more our / beautiful birds / Tom . he volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Intact pictorial dustjacket is in mylar cover The book measures approximately 8" x 10 1/4" and contains 591 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $7.50

Lot 7176

$30
This lot includes the group of vintage sports-related news wire photos 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: $6.50
Lot 7177

$35
This lot includes the group of antique and vintage scrapbooks 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 7178

$12
Title: I Crossed the Minch
Author: Louis MacNeice
Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co.
Printing Year: 1938

Condition/Details: Bound in black cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a scarce work by Irish poet and playwright Louis MacNeice (1907 - 1963). In 1937 Louis MacNeice and his friend Nancy visited the Hebrides in 1937. Following loosely in the footsteps of Johnson and Boswell, MacNeice describes with distinctive candor the people, customs and landscapes of the Hebrides. Alienated from the way of life he encountered in the islands yet utterly fascinated by it, Louis MacNeice provides a unique insight into a now vanished culture and, as such, the book is a fascinating social historical document of Scottish rural life in the late 1930s.

The work is illustrated with eight drawings by Nancy Sharp. The volume shows external age/wear, and is solidly bound with unmarked age-toned pages. This ex-library copy has bookplate on front endpaper and stamps to preliminary pages and title page. The book measures approximately 6" x 8 3/4" and contains 248 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7179

$45
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and modern books on herbs 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 7180

$50
Title: Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture
Publisher: Government Printing Office (Washington D. C.)
Printing Year: 1887

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped brown cloth, this antique volume is a scarce copy of the second annual preliminary report of the Commissioner of Agriculture. The work is illustrated with black-and-white and color plates, together with fold-out maps The volume shows external age/wear, with soiling to covers and bumped corners. Hinges are cracked. Age-toned pages are unmarked. The book measures approximately 6 1/2" x 9" and contains 719 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7181

$140
Title: The Small Fruits of New York
Author: U. P. Hedrick
Publisher: J. B. Lyon Company, Printers
Printing Year: 1925

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 external age/wear, with extensive water markings to rear cover, and some markings visible on spine and in the upper right-hand corner of front cover. The book is solidly bound with clean pages that show light water markings and rippling to final pages and rear endpaper. It measures approximately 9.75" x 12" and contains 614 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7182

$12
This shelf lot includes the signed framed photo of Teddy Kollek shown in the corresponding image. Theodor "Teddy" Kollek (1911 2007), who grew up in Vienna, was mayor of Jerusalem from 1965 to 1993, as well as founder of the Jerusalem Foundation. Kollek was re-elected five times, in 1969, 1973, 1978, 1983 and 1989. During his tenure, Jerusalem developed into a modern city, especially after its reunification in 1967. He was once called "the greatest builder of Jerusalem since Herod."

This picture shows Teddy Kollek on the roof of a building with the city of Jerusalem in the background. The photo bears the inscription: "An Patrick Gruber alles Gute / Jerusalem, 1992. Teddy Kollek." 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 7183

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

- Birds of New York by Elon Howard Eaton - Dated 1910 by University of the State of New York - 2 volumes, Memoir 12
- Birds of New Mexico by Florence Merriam Bailey - Dated 1928 by New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
- Check List of New York Birds by Marcus S. Farr - Dated 1900 by University of the State of New York - wrappers, Bulletin of the New York State Museum, No. 33, Vol. 7
- Florida Bird Life by Arthur H. Howell - Dated 1932 by Florida Department of Game and Fresh Water Fish - front hinge cracked

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $18.50
Lot 7184

$18
Title: The Primary Synopsis of Universology and Alwato
Author: Stephen Pearl Andrews
Publisher: Dion Thomas
Printing Year: 1871

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped green cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a scarce presentation of "the newly discovered Science of Universe." Popularizing universologic science was a life's work for 19th-century intellectual Stephen Pearl Andrews (1812 - 1886) , a futurist utopian. "Alwato" is the name given to a "scientific" language of his own invention, in which he conversed and corresponded with pupils. The volume shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with unmarked, mildly age-toned pages. The book measures approximately 5 1/4" x 7 3/4" and contains xiv/224 pages (a page of publisher's advertisement is found at the front of the book). Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50

Lot 7185

$20
This shelf lot includes the group of botanical prints, plates and magazines shown in the corresponding image. There are prints of drawings by W. Hooker and P. J. Redoute, as well as an original 19th-century plate showing an Arkansas Black apple ("Division of Pomology," "Plate No. 3" appear in top corners). Issues of Curtis's Botanical Magazine from the 1950s also contain color plates. 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 7186

$140
This lot includes the group of New York state ephemera shown in the corresponding image. Among the items in this lot are a by-laws manual for the Camden Fire Department, a booklet entitled "The Care of Belting" ("Compliments of George A. Bowman, Utica"), an antique souvenir book from the New York State Fair, an antique tinted postcard offeing a panoramic view of Albany, a book containing detachable Four Thousand Dollar Contributing Membership Bonds, an antique check book of Hastings F. Curtiss Banker of Camden, and a complimentary compass provided by the Chas. H. Childs Y Co. of fine vehicles harness and saddlery in Utica. 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: $22.50
Lot 7187

$26
This lot includes the group of antique and vintage seed catalogues shown in the corresponding image. The following catalogues are present: "Johnson Water Gardens: Cactus, Waterlilies, Succulents" (1936); "This is My 1926 Seed Book" (Henry Field Seed Co., Shenandoah, Iowa); "Burbank Seeds" (Luther Burbank Experiment Farms, circa 1926); "Harris Seeds 1924" (Joseph Harris Company, Moreton Farm, Coldwater, NY); "Wood's Seed's for Fall Planting 1922" (T. W. Wood & Sons, Richmond, Virginia); "Wood's Seeds 1924"; and "Wood's Seeds for Fall Planting, August 1914." 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 7188

$35
This lot includes the group of automobile ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This lot contains magazines, pamphlets, posters, licenses, cards, a service station certificate, and binders with excised magazine advertisements. 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
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