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Ohio State Fair Horse Show, 1934

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, Ohio State Fair Board: 1934

Seller ID: 15323A

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean copy. Small amount of soiling to yellow cover and a few very flat creases to same. Pages quite white and clean with just an errant smudge here and there.. Tightly bound and oversized at 9"x12." Lots of ads, as well as a list of judges and committee people, an index of advertisers, a time program for each event and day, lists of sponsors and competing horses and riders, and an event-by-event breakdown. Classification include hunters, harness poni... View more info

Vedanta in Chicago Golden Jubilee Souvenir

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Vivekananda Vedanta Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17038

Condition: Near Fine


Crisp, as new copy marred only by a tiny crease to upper fornt corner. Published in celebration of the Golden Jubilee of the Vivekananda Vedanta Society. Profusely illustrated with photographs, a few in color. Includes numerous articles and quotes, as well as a history. Ads by commercial vendors at back. A publication of the Ramakrishna Order of India. View more info

Year Book of the Society of Indiana Pioneers 1955

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Society of Indiana Pioneers: 1955

Seller ID: 17845IN

Condition: Very Good


Very nice copy -- pristine pages and tightly bound. Mild soiling to white cover only fault. Measures 6"x9" and has 128 pages. Excellent resource for geneaologists, as it list names and addresses of members with date family was first registered in the state. Chart lists all counties and their cut-off dates. Also at back are lists of decased members by years. In between are wonderful short vignettes on members' ancestors with photos of family heirlooms where applic... View more info

Kfum-Gymnasterna The Swedish YMCA Gymnastic Team and Sofia-Flickorna The Sophia School Girls Gymnastic Troupe USA Tour 1939

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stockholm, 1939

Seller ID: 18040

Condition: Very Good


An unusual find in very clean nice condition. Measures 5-1/2"x8" with no real defect of note. Written partially in Swedish, partially in English. Photo illustrated in black and white. Begins with a biography of P.H. Ling, 1776-1839, founder of Swedish gymnastics and proceeds with two article in Sweidsh, one of which appears to be about the head of gymnastics program. All participants from both teams listed and several song lyrics follow. Ads at back. 32 pages. View more info

A Guide to the Resources of the American Antiquarian Society; A National Library of American History

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Worcester, Massachusetts, The American Antiquarian Society: 1937

Seller ID: 18495

Condition: Fine


Book looks like new. Crisp and clean as a whistle inside and out. Measures 6-1/2"x9-3/4" with bright blue card cover and cream colored pages. Blue endpapers match cover and there are 98 pages. Illustrated with photographs in black and white showing building and samples of holdings. Contents encompass the history of the society, its membership and publications, the needs of the society, its library building and its resources. Indexed. View more info

Air Force Museum Calendars (Full Run 1978-1991)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, United States Air Force Museum:

Edition: Colectors Edition

Seller ID: 18630K

Condition: Very Good


Fourteen full-color, clean calendars all unused and purchased from a collector. Measure 8-1/2" tall and 11" wide. Hole punched as per design for hanging. No writing. Each calendar offers a full page color image of an historic plane and, beginning with the 1979 issue, a different historic aviation fact per day. All calendars are clean and nice. View more info

Our Lady of the Height Ronchamp

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Munich and Zurich, Verlag Schnell & Steiner: 1975

Edition: 10th Edition

Seller ID: 18781

Condition: Fine


Very clean, attractive booklet measuring 5"x7" and illustrated lavishly throughout its 23 pages. Photos are predominately in full color with a few in black and white. Color photos large -- full page. Dense text offers full details, history and description. View more info

Souvenir Guide of the Memorial Museum of the Battle of Verdun 1914-1918

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Comite National du Souvenir de Verdun:

Seller ID: 18782

Condition: Very Good


Small booklet measuring 5"x8" with 47 pages. Nice center section with vintage photos, plus art elsewhere. Text escorts the visitor through the museum while offering historical info. No date, but appears relatively modern -- circa 1980's, early 90's. View more info

Souvenir Program 35th Youngstown Charity Horse Show 1978 Canfield Fairgrounds (Includes Smaller Guide)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canfield, Ohio, Youngstown Charity Horse Show Committee: 1978

Seller ID: 18824

Condition: Very Good


This offering consists of two books, one of which is a small guide to the show measuring 4"x9" and sporting 34 pages, plus ads. This one was mailed to recipient as per addresses and stamp at back. The larger book, which is the souvenir program, measures 8-1/2"x11" and has 144 pages. Both books shows the same handsome cover design with a shadow print of horses and riders beneath bold black printing. Show was held at the Canfield Fairgrounds, Canfield Ohio ... View more info

Japan Air Lines Presents Pictorial Guides to the Orient; Entertainment, Shopping,. Travel, Food

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Japan Air Lines: 1977

Seller ID: 18986K

Condition: Fine in Good-plus Envelope


Four beautiful, as new books, each dedicated to a different aspect of Asian travel. They were printed in 1976 and 1977 and issued as a set in '77. The books each have 23 pages and are lavishly illustrated with gorogeous color photography, but also much text. They measure 8-1/2" high and 12" across and fit neatly into their original decorative envelope. The envelope shows wear at corners, but is otherwise clean and nice. Topics are entertainment, shopping, travel,... View more info

Vietnamese Refugee Orientation Handbook

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Interagency Task Force for Indochina Deaprtment of State: 1975

Seller ID: 19097

Condition: Very Good


A scarce reminder of the fall of Saigon and the resultant immigration of Vietnamese refugees to the United States. This example has a white sticker to face upon which is written the name of the specific refugee. Text is in both English and Vietnamese and covers sponsorship, assistance, citizenship, education, housing, jobs, benefits, taxes, money and banking etc. Also includes U.S. map and list of agencies nationwide. Measures 8"x10" and has 59 pages. Plain whit... View more info

Geo. L. Wood's Sons "Paragon" Varnishes Advertsing Brochure

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Geo. L. Wodd's Sons:

Seller ID: 19116

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean, four-sided brochure advertising Geo. L. Wood's Sons (late Geo. L. Wood & Son) Sole Proprietors and Manufacturers of "Paragon" Varnishes patented September 23, 1884. Though there is no date, we believe it to be from 1889 judging bythe testimonial at back stating how well the product withstood a Pennsylvania flood. Only fault is two horizontal creases. Attractive cover design shows horse and horseshoe. Inside explains properties of both the exte... View more info

Mongomery Ward Letter and Warranty 1907 (Extensive Lithographic Design)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Montgomery Ward & Company: 1907

Seller ID: 19188

Condition: Good-plus


Beautiful lithography makes this 1907 letter a stand-out. The reverse side is the best, featuring a full page design incorporating five images of Mongomery Ward buildings, including their furniture warehouse in Chicago Heights, farm implement warehouse in Sycamore, Il., freight annex, Chicago; vehicle factory, Chicago Heights; and Kansas City branch, Kansas City, Mo.. Front side shows an additional bit of architecure with name in fancy script. Letter written to a man in ... View more info

Lawrenceville School 1927 Commencement Exercises Program

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Lawrenceville School: 1927

Seller ID: 19193

Condition: Good-plus


Heavy cream colored card covers show mild soiling and faint edge toning. A small bit of light nibbling to outer back edge, but hardly visible, as damage was to outer paper only. Cream embossing to cover with school name and insignia and the date 1927. Tied with black and red cording. Measures apppoximately 6"x8". Interior pages clean as a whistle and numbering 12. Includes list of graduates, Class Day Exercises, Graduation Day Exercises and Founder's Day Address... View more info

Hinckley High School Class of 1940 Memory Book Hinckley, Ohio

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hinckley, Ohio, Hinckley High School: 1940

Seller ID: 19353

Condition: Very Good


Clean blue card cover printed in back with gold medallion stating the year of 1940. Tied with gold cording and tassel. Measures 5"x7-3/4" and is likewise clean inside. In addition to the usual signatures and filled-in info about the class, there is a charming array of calling cards each slipped into its own designed spot -- a total of 14. At the back there is also a special pocket for momentos in which is found a handwritten menu for the class banquet which was h... View more info

1929 Program of Summer Tours to Spain South America and Mexico

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Elcano Tours Travel Bureau: 1929

Seller ID: 19384

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean travel brochure offering a variety of summer tours to Spanish-speaking countries. It was then possible to take a 48 day tour in the high three figures per person. Photo illustrated in black and white. Fourteen tours offered with complete itinerary. Great travel ads. Measures 6"x8-3.4". Bright yellow, red and black cover art. Small bit of wear to spine only fault -- does not compromise integrity of binding. View more info

Arts & Crafts in Chicago VIII March 24, 1991

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinatti, Ohio; Oak Park, Ill., Don Treadway Gallery; John Toomey: 1991

Seller ID: 19467

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean auction catalog with simple, but elegant, cover design showing a leaded glass window and five vases showing different styles of pottery representative of the Arts & Crafts period. Items include furniture, windows, art, pottery, lighting fixtures, rugs, Frank Lloyd Wright drawings, and jewelry -- 230 objects in all. Each is pictured, most in black and white, but there are also eight full pages of color photos showing multiple items, as well as color pho... View more info

Commissioning United States Ship Robert E. Peary (DE-1073)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United States Navy: 1972

Seller ID: 19498

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean, tighly bound program issued for the commissioing of the U.S.S. Robert E. Peary at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington September 23, 1972. Measures 8" tall by 10-1/2" long and has 40 pages. Aside from toning to edges of cream card cover at front and overall at back, is is very clean and tightly bound with pristine pages. Attractive red, white and blue cover design and numerous photos of the ship and crew inside, as well, as pictures... View more info

The Philadelphia Antiques Show 1977

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Hosptial Antiques Show: 1977

Seller ID: 19520DEL

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean program from an annual event, filled with the usual gorgoeus photos of antiques and ads placed by dealers and ancillary companies. This issue contains the program to a loan exhibit entitled "Underfoot" featuring Ameircan hooked rugs, Indian and Oriental rugs, and machine woven rugs. Also included are four photo illustrated articles: Shaker Rugs, Straw and Rush Matting; The Care of Heirloom Rugs in the Home; and Underfoot in America. View more info

The Philadelphia Antiques Show 1979

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Hosptial Antiques Show: 1979

Seller ID: 19612DEL

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean program from an annual event, filled with the usual gorgeous photos of antiques and ads placed by dealers and ancillary companies. This issue focuses on samplers with two articles on same, including one on Philadelphia samplers, to accompany the loan exhibition of samplers held in conjunction with the sale. Separate program for loan exhibit laid-in. There is also an article on homes west of the Schuylkill. View more info