Category Archives: Books & Literature – All On This Site

Book: Uppity Women of Ancient Times

  Uppity Women of Ancient Times Subject/Topic:   “200 uproarious pirates, pyramid builders, poets, poisoners, panderers, power brokers, and princesses” Format:   Hardcover. # Pages:  237 pages Published:   1995 Condition:  Excellent. Our Price: $4.00, plus State of Maine Sales Tax of … Continue reading

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Book: World Mythology

  World Mythology Minipedia.  (This is just one of our many books of mythology and fairy tales!) Subject/Topic:  “Encompassing well-known characters such as Thor, Zeus and Krishna, as well as less familiar mythologies.” Format:   Hardcover. # Pages:  320 pages Published: … Continue reading

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Books: Three by Eustace Adams – The Plane Without a Pilot, The Runaway Airship, and 15 Days in the Air

Three teen adventure books by Eustace Adams: The Plane Without a Pilot, The Runaway Airship, and 15 Days in the Air.  These are all first editions. Subject/Topic:  Teen adventure Format:  Hardcover. # Pages:  All are about 200 pages. Published:  Published … Continue reading

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Wanna Volunteer and Get “Paid” with Books?

Although I’ve steadily been plugging away at organizing the shop, there’s still sooooo much work to do that I’m ready to ask for some volunteer help… I can’t afford to pay anyone with cash, but I can pay with books! … Continue reading

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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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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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