Category Archives: Books – Old & Ancient Skills

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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Books: 4 on Astrology by Martha Lang-Wescott

Because I don’t know anything about astrology (other than I’m apparently a typical Aries), I was amazed to learn from a dear relative and friend that Martha Lang-Wescott’s books are highly sought after.  And then when I looked up the value … 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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18 Copies of Small Farmer’s Journal, 1999-2005

Some older copies of Small Farmer’s Journal are going for as much as $20.00, to even $35.00 each!  (Although most are in the $5.00 per copy range.)  We have 18 copies of this wonderful quarterly magazine, dating from about 1999-2005.  … Continue reading

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Book: Stone Circles – A Modern Builder’s Guide to the Megalithic Revival

Stone Circles is a book to help alchemists, dowsers, amateur archeologists and archeo-astronomers, heavy-lift engineers, and backyard builders answer some of life’s biggest questions… Price: $19.95 plus 5.5% State of Maine sales tax. Condition: New. Location: Heritage Collectibles, Lewiston.  Enter … Continue reading

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