First, the remaining sale time:
Saturday, January 19, 10:00-3:00
Some items have been reduced further just for today! (See below!)
Come on in during the above times and get some great deals… bring a truck to haul off your purchases!
Okay, so here’s the info:
Heritage Collectibles, Books & Maps is closing its physical location, and moving primarily to on-line sales, as well as flea markets, and of course, the Undercover Antique Mall in Oxford.
We’re presently in the process of removing everything we plan to keep and sell through the above venues; there is still plenty left over that we no longer have the room or need for, which we’ll be selling for pretty cheap… and some will be available for free!
Payment: PayPal or cash only (unless you are known to us, in which case we can take a check). Prices discounted by 10% for any cash sales over $100. (It helps if I don’t have to pay the PayPal fees.)
Note: Unless you have a valid dealer certificate, the 5.5% Maine State sales tax will be applied!
Here’s a partial list, which I’ll continue to update so please keep checking back! You’ll find photos of some items below. Some items are very inexpensive or free; others are priced at a fair market retail – if they don’t sell, I’ll just keep them. However, if you’re buying a LOT, feel free to discuss pricing.
… unframed posters – about 125 in lots of 25, at $12.50 per lot – NOW JUST $15.00 FOR ALL!
… one very heavy oak look (press board?) bookcase, 3 shelves – $35.00
… 4 steel shelving units – $50.00 each or $175 for all 4 (they originally cost about $250 each)
… one oak look press board bookcase with rounded edges – $15.00
… white Pottery Barn (?) bookcase / display, intended to hang on the wall – $35.00 – NOW, $25.00!
… vintage wooden music / magazine display with 14 pockets, oak look – $15.00
… vintage wooden magazine / music display, dark wood – $35.00
… small two shelf bookcase on wheels – $10.00
Books, Contemporary Fiction
… TODAY! just $1.50 per box, most of which have between 25-50 books in them!
… There are 50 boxes ready to go. $75.00, and you get around 1,200 books!
Books, Maine Legislative Record (17 from the 1960 through the 1980s) – $2.00 each or $25.00 for all 17 of them – NOW! $10.00 for all!
… TODAY! black metal art grids, 8′ x 2′, with 3″ grids – I think there are now 14 left. $25.00 each or $275.00 for all of them! (If you were to order them from the manufacturer, you’d find the cost of shipping would almost double the price!)
… art grid wall brackets – 2 per 8′ grid, $2.50 per set, or $34.00 for 17 sets
… 8 foot wooden display “tree”, for corners or flat against the wall – $35.00
… brown velvety recliner chair, comfy and great for a camp or porch; has what appears to be a cigarette burn hole in the seat – $5.00
… large caned rocker; some of the webbing is beginning to fray – $10.00 – TODAY: $5.00!
… 7 antique straight chairs – $8.00 each, or take all for $6.00 each – TODAY: take all for $35.00!
… about 10 vintage card tables covered with local business advertising – $5.00 each or $40.00 for 10
… 8′ folding table in near perfect condition- $25.00
… 5′ conference table, solid and very nice – $100.00 – TODAY! Just $50.00!
… brown wood entertainment center – $10.00
… black tiered plant stand – $5.00
… vintage blue rocking chair – $10.00
… little yellow chair – $5.00
… 4 student desks (must be assembled) – $10.00 each or $30.00 for all 4
… 2 chairs to match the student desks above – $5.00 each
… 1 antique student desk and chair one-piece combo – $25.00
… assorted lamp shades – $3.00 each
… round wooden kitchen table & 4 chairs (one doesn’t match but is similar) – $20.00 for the set – TODAY! $10.00 for the set!
… map cubby – $10.00
… small wooden “project” desk – $10.00 – TODAY! $5.00!
… one vintage trunk – $40.00 – TODAY! $10.00!
… box of vintage wallpaper – $5.00 (was $20.00) TODAY! FREE!
… beautiful over-sized chaise lounge – $95.00 (originally was $400.00) – TODAY! $50.00!
… 1 blue office chair – $4.00 – TODAY! $2.00!
… 1 small computer desk – $4.00 – TODAY! $2.00!
… about 100 Maine topographical maps (there are a few New Hampshire and others in the lot) My husband loved old maps and sold quite a few of these for between $10-$20 each. The entire lot is $100.00. TODAY! $60.00!
… The Roving Bookman – $15.00 (originally $25.00) – TODAY! $5.00!
… Rustic wooden sign on board: “Retail Store” – $15.00
… mini or dorm-sized refrigerator – $50.00 – TODAY! – $35.00!
… medical balance scale – $40.00 – TODAY! $25.00!
… a variety of vintage mirrors (some quite large) – priced from $3.00-$20.00 – TODAY! $10.00 or less!
… River Queen steamboat, scale model in a lighted working aquarium- $35.00 (was $75.00) – TODAY! $25.00!
… 1 dozen beautiful ceramic carousel animal figurines (a couple have broken legs but we have the pieces) – $10.00
… 3 miniature oil lamps – $5.00
… two pillows: 1 pink, 1 blue – $1.00 each
… black and brown geometric pillows: 3 small, 1 large – $10.00 for all
… a glass front metal display case, about 2 1/2 feet high – $5.00
… a box of gold metallic beads such as Mardi Gras necklaces are made from… appears to be one very long string (see photo below) – $10.00
… 3 black particle board bookcases
… 1 large white particle board bookcase
… 1 large dark brown wooden bookcase
… several boxes of Mother Earth News
… several boxes of Organic Gardening
… videotapes – yoga, movies, etc
… a white wire magazine display for a shop or flea market
… loads of baskets
… glassware: boxes of wine glasses, dishes, and more
… vases for crafts or a small florist: 4 boxes of assorted styles
… a box of old rolls of wallpaper
… a set of American Heritage books
Location: Enter 9 Park Street, Lewiston into your GPS. Our entrance is in the BACK of the building that is bounded by Main and Park streets.
Park in the first space you find on Park Street. Our entrance is through the back door under the black and white skull and crossbones flag. Please do NOT park in the driveway as that is my landlord’s parking space.
All sales, after expenses, go to support The Grief Warrior Project, a suicide prevention drop-in center in development. I’m also a volunteer for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). FMI: Linda, 207 / 740-2247.
NOTE: Our 14,000 books, plus maps, sheet music and art will soon be available primarily on-line (with local delivery in the Auburn, Maine area available), while most of our vintage, antique and other inventory can be found at the Undercover Antique Mall in Oxford. We are booth number 56.
Thank you to everyone who has supported us since August of 2014!
In memory of my beloved husband John K Snyder… 20 Sept 1956 – 21 Oct 2016.
He loved our shops, especially the section we called Heritage Books, Maps & Ephemera – that was his baby. Johnny was an avid reader, who loved the feel of real books in his hands… history was his forte, but in true Renaissance Man fashion, John knew a lot about a great many subjects. He would often be so fascinated by a book he was reading that he would excitedly read aloud passages to me, so we could discuss the ideas contained therein.
He loved me like crazy, and oh how I loved him.
Follow our blog at https://warrior-project.org, in honor of my husband, and all others who have been lost to internal demons that in the end, overwhelmed them.
All of the profits after expenses from Heritage Collectibles, Books & Maps will go to help fund The Grief Warrior Project, a suicide prevention drop-in and counseling center in the process of being developed.
(Please Note: The Grief Warrior Project is in no way intended to be reflective of, or piggy back off, Wounded Warriors which serves those military personnel wounded after September 11, 2001. Like too many others, John was a warrior long before then.)