We have lots of history, Family and Business Histories, art, music, architecture, AUTOMOBILE and medical books.
We specialize in rare and hard to find non-fiction as well as signed, first Edition fiction. Our small operation is made up of a retired school teacher and an avid collector of everything that is a good bargain! Heavily steeped in history, geography, foreign languages and literature, he is a good book buyer with a sharp eye for interesting things. Each order receives personal TLC.
Fine. No Jacket. Book. 8 3/4 By 11 3/4" Brass covering on spine & boards is embossed with military design & borders, slight skuff on back board. Text in both Russian & English with two columns on each page. Beautiful double page paintings & illustrations, Flags, portraits of notable people. Absolutely beautiful commemorative book. Great Gift for Military buff. NO International or Priority.
Very Good. No Jacket. Book. 6 1/2 By 10" Signed by Author(s) Number 50 of 500. Very slight skuffing of the bottom edges & corners, Owners name in two places. Gives you insight into the ruff a& ready times when mining was in it's hayday in Colorado.
Fair. No Jacket. Book. 3 1/4 By 5 1/4" Brown cloth covered cardboard has two corners bare & mottled lighter color here & there, Man in black coat on cover holding the small book, a for-runner for a calculator. Shows the value of any number of items from a Quarter cent to Ten Dollars each, Savings at Compound Interest, Seeds needed to an acre, Marking goods bought by the dozen, % profit, Board by the day and week, Wages by the Hour, Day, week and Month, Board Plank, Lumber & log measurements, ...
Description: William L. Trotter. Very Good. Book. 6 By 9" Signed by Author(s) SIGNED by noted Ligthhouse artist who recently passed away. Second Printing, Maps (pencil notes, dates when previous owner visited many lighthouses) photos detail all thirty Florida Lighthouses. Read More
Publisher: A. K. Newman and Co.
Date published: 1816
Description: Fair. No Jacket. Book. 5 1/2 By 8 1/4" Marble look boards have red leather corners & spine with gold embossed design lining the edges, spine folds are totally fayed & the book is mostly edgeworn to the bare cardboard. Page edges have the marbled look also, binding is tight, slight foxing hear & there, no illustrations. Read More
Description: New in New jacket. Book. 6 1/4 By 9 1/4" Signed by Author(s) SMALL SIGNATURE INSIDE COVER PG. Story centers around Mayport, Florida, a small shrimp/fishing village in North Florida near Jacksonville. Author grew up there and used the local characters in the stories as well as the local familiar spots. Read More
Description: New in New jacket. Book. 6 1/4 By 9 1/4" Signed by Author(s) SIGNED with note. Series of books set in the area of Mayport, Florida, near Jacksonville, where the author grew up & lives. Read More
Publisher: The Howard-Severance Company
Date published: 1930
Description: Good. No Jacket. Book. 7 3/4 By 11", 1 1/2" Thick. Volume V, S to Z, Very slight signs of age or use. College Library Stamps, pocket removed, binding loose but holding. Owners address label on inside cover page & signature on the Title Page. No International or Priority. Read More
Publisher: Western Printing and Lithographing Company
Date published: 1924
Description: Good. No Jacket. Book. 5 By 7 1/2" Bicycle Racing adventure story. Blue cloth hardcover is sunned brown on spine, slight damage to top/btm spine, corners only slightly bent, edges faded, pgs browned with age, owner's name inside with 1926 date. Bicycle racers on cover with orange accents. Read More