Category Archives: Books – History

Book: Indian Silversmithing

Here’s a great book on silversmithing, complete with illustrations! Condition:  Good Pages: 160 Price:   $24.00 (plus 5.5% Maine State Sales Tax, of course). NOTE: Now that we’ve downsized at our main location, our new entrance is at the back of … 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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Auburn ME Centennial Souvenir Brochure, 1869-1969

  We love-love-love this souvenir brochure from Auburn’s Centennial (1869-1969), which is now almost 50 years old!  The pictures of the swollen Androscoggin, and workers trying to remove ice and flooding from Auburn’s downtown are startling; the photos of the … Continue reading

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The Coolest Little Used Bookstore in Town!

Nearly 3,000 used books of all genres – many in like new condition! Prices vary. Section A Fiction, Pre 1970s Fiction, Classics Poetry Section B Druidism & the Ancients, Spirituality & Shamanism, Metaphysics Nature Animals & Pets Folk & Fairy … Continue reading

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Soil Survey – Aroostook County, Maine – Northeastern Part, Issued 1964

This large manual also gives the following information on the cover: Series 1958, No. 27.   United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.  In cooperation with the University of Maine Agricultural Experiment Station. Condition:  Very good. # Pages / Maps: 80 … Continue reading

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Soil Survey – Penobscot County Maine, Issued 1963 – With Loads of Maps!

This large manual also gives the following information on the cover: Series 1959, No. 28.   United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.  In cooperation with the University of Maine Agricultural Experiment Station. I considered taking the book apart … Continue reading

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We Have Loads of Military History Books!

My husband John was an avid military history fan, driven in part by his decades of work as a subcontractor for the Navy (he installed & repaired survival systems on Navy ships, and also trained sailors on those systems). So … Continue reading

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