Category Archives: Books – 1st Editions

Update: Anyone Interested in a Book Club of Local Authors?

Oh man… wouldn’t you just love to spend time in this library?  This is a photo of Cincinnati’s huge old main library, which was sadly demolished in 1955. Anyway, a while back I asked if there would be interest in … Continue reading

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Nearly 1,000 American & World History, and Military Books!

We have loads and loads of history and military books – close to 1,000 of them!  My Johnny was a major history and military buff, and had acquired a great collection for the shop just before he tragically passed away. … Continue reading

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Book: A Treasury of American Prints, 1st Edition

   A Treasury of American Prints, edited by Thomas Craven.  1st edition.  1939. Subject/Topic:  “A selection of One Hundred Etchings and Lithographs by the Foremost Living American Artists”. It’s a spiral bound hard cover with all pages fully intact.  Each piece … Continue reading

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SOLD! Antique Book: The Town Register – Oxford, Hebron and Minot – 1906

  The Town Register – Oxford, Hebron and Minot – 1906 Subject:  History of Oxford, Hebron & Minot including town officials, the names of local citizens, list of soldiers, “professional men”, “patrons of husbandry” and more.  Also includes the handwritten … Continue reading

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Books: This Side of Hell and The Wreck of the Dumaru, by Lowell Thomas, 1st Editions

  Two hardcovers by Lowell Thomas: This Side of Hell and The Wreck of the Dumaru.  1st editions. Subject/Topic:   Format:  Hardcover. # Pages: about 300 pages each Published:  1930 (Wreck of the Dumaru) and 1932 (This Side of Hell) … Continue reading

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Book: AMC New England Canoeing Guide, 1st edition

AMC New England Canoeing Guide, 1st edition. Subject/Topic:  Descriptions of all the major waterways in New England, for canoeists. Format:  Paperback # Pages:  475 pages Published:  1965; first edition. Special Attributes:  Originally came with two maps in pockets in the … Continue reading

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Booklet: Facts About Maine – The Offer of the Pine Tree State, 1948

  Facts About Maine – The Offer of the Pine Tree State, published by the Maine Development Commission, 1948. Subject/Topic:  Series of data & facts, perhaps put out for tourists by the Maine Development Commission. Covers economics, schools, weather, government … Continue reading

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