Category Archives: 1920s Era

Social Mentor Publications – 6 Titles Including “Sex: Avoided Subjects Discussed in Plain English” and “Physical Beauty: How to Develop and Preserve It”, 1922

These six little booklets from 1922 are interesting reads.  What a difference 100 years makes! Titles: 1) Sex: Avoided Subjects in Plain English 2) Physical Beauty: How to Develop & Preserve It 3) How to Prepare and Serve a Meal, … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Old Norse, 2nd edition

An Introduction to Old Norse, by E. V. Gordon.  Second edition, revised by A. R. Taylor. Price:  $75.00.  Plus 5.5% State of Maine sales tax. Condition:  Very good.  Has the original dust jacket which is somewhat frayed with some tears … Continue reading

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Rex Lee, Gypsy Flyer, by Thomas Burtis – 1928

A first edition copy. Price:  $8.00, plus 5.5% Maine State Sales Tax. Condition:  Used, acceptable. Location:  Heritage Collectibles, Books & Maps, in Lewiston.  Enter 9 Park Street in your GPS. All sales, after expenses, go to support The Grief Warrior Project, … Continue reading

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Book: Science and the Modern World – Lowell Lectures, 1925

Science and the Modern World – Lowell Lectures, by Alfred North Whitehead.  Hardcover, 1925. Price:  $15.00, plus 5.5% Maine State Sales Tax. Note: The prices for this book on Amazon are all over the place, including one that’s $100.00 and … Continue reading

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The Golden Book of Favorite Songs, 20th edition – 1923

We have 11 copies of this “Treasury of the Best Songs of Our People” featuring “202 songs, 192 of which are with music”. Condition:  Considering these songbooks are nearly 100 years old they are in pretty good condition.  There are … Continue reading

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SOLD! Harlequin-Inspired Waterfall Dresser – Look at This Beauty!

Waterfall Dressers The term Waterfall is given to a style of furniture produced from the 1920’s through the 40’s.  The shape of the pieces has a rounded horizontal edge usually with ridges that resemble a waterfall.  The wood has a … Continue reading

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