Category Archives: Books – Early Fiction

Buster Bear’s Twins, 2nd edition; by Thornton Burgess 1923

From Google:  “Mother Bear has a secret (actually, two of them) and their names are Boxer and Woof-Woof. Young readers will find out how the young cubs get even with Peter Rabbit, what happens when the bears meet their father, … Continue reading

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Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, by Mark Twain

From Wikipedia: “Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, by the Sieur Louis de Conte is an 1896 novel by Mark Twain that recounts the life of Joan of Arc. It is Twain’s last completed novel, published when he was 61 years old. The novel … Continue reading

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Tom Stetson and the Blue Devil, 1st edition, by John Henry Cutler 1951

Price:  $5.00.  Plus 5.5% State of Maine sales tax. Condition:  Very good.  The binding is still firm and there’s minimal discoloration. All sales, after expenses, go to support The Grief Warrior Project, a suicide prevention drop-in center in development.  The … Continue reading

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We Now Have at Least 14,000 Books in Our Inventory…

… and the shop is kind of a wreck.  (These photos don’t show the seriously high stacks of boxes and boxes and boxes of books to be unpacked.) In the past week, I’ve added a good 4,000-5,000 books to the … 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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Vintage Book – The Re-Creation of Brian Kent, by Harold Bell Wright

Subject / Topic:  “A simple story of life and love.” Format: Hardcover. Published:  August 1919; appears to be a first edition Condition:  Overall the book is in good condition, however the binding is cracked inside the front and back covers, along … Continue reading

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