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Pocket Book of Needle Work, Anonymous,;,
121 Anonymous,;, Pocket Book of Needle Work
NY: Geo. A. Leavitt No date Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, 48mo, 128 pp; Book is in very good condition w/light edgewear, some light spots on the cover & a little damage on the upper spine. Unusual little book with no date contains 2 64 pp booklets inside. The 1st booklet is the "Hand Book of Knitting, Netting, Tatting & Berlin Work" & the 2nd "Hand-Book of Crochet." All edges are gilded. Front eps have an old bookstore label & 2 inked numbers. Very attractive, text clean & tight. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Puppies, Anonymous,;,
122 Anonymous,;, Puppies
Akron, OH: Saalfield #1072 1935 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
Large Softcover, 12.5 inches high, 22 pp; Illustrated in color by Diana Thorne; Book is in good to very good condition w/light edgewear & lightly bumped corners. Interior is clean & tight. Illustrations bright & pretty. Contains simple one page stories on one page and an illustration on the facing page. Of course the illustrations are very cute. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Randolph Field - The West Point of the Air, Anonymous,;,
123 Anonymous,;, Randolph Field - The West Point of the Air
Houston: E. M. Berry 1942 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, oblong 6 inches high X 9 inches wide, 32 pp; in good+ condition w/light edgewear, a few spots on the covers, interior clean & tight; Contains many photos of men, equipment & maneuvers; several of planes flying Scarce reminder of World War II & the people who fought in it; 0.0 0.0 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Recipes for the Bartender, Anonymous,;,
124 Anonymous,;, Recipes for the Bartender
NY: "21" Brands ND - ca 1955 Drink Softcover, 32mo, 36 pp; Interior very good, front cover &bottom edges splattered, back cover has a few spots; Contains recipes & pictures of brands of liquor carried by this vendor. 
Some of the brands advertised are Ballantines, Tribuno Vermouth, Boca Chica Rum, Hime Cognac,Louis Roderer & Korbel Champagne, & others. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Russell Road Building Machinery Catalog, Anonymous,;,
125 Anonymous,;, Russell Road Building Machinery Catalog
Minneapolis: Russell Grader Mfg. Co. No date, but early 20th century Soft cover Book 
Softcover, SM 4to, 64 pp; Company had plants in Dallas, Memphis & Kansas City, MO.; Catalog definitely used w/edgewear, dogeared pages, some pages torn & wrinkled. I would grade it fair because it is complete & has some color lithographs of machines. See photos. Catalog gives specs and prices along with descriptions and illustration. Unusual piece. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Salado College Catalogue 1917-1918, Anonymous,;,
126 Anonymous,;, Salado College Catalogue 1917-1918
Belton, TX: Journal Print 1917 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 8vo, 32 pp; off-white covers w/green decorations and black titles; in good condition w/light edgewear, pages age tanned, cover separated from the staples but still present; many ads for companies in Salado, Belton, & Tyler; Gives the history of the college, founded in 1857, upcoming classes plus costs (tuition for Literary Class $25 per term) & the present enrollment. Very interesting piece of Texas education history; 0.0 0.0 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Texas Agricultural & Mechanical College Postcard B, Anonymous,;,
127 Anonymous,;, Texas Agricultural & Mechanical College Postcard B
College Station, TX: A & M College Exchange Store ND - circa 1930 Book 
Card covers, booklet of 10 postcards w/covers, never used; All cards have b&w photos of the campus & campus life. Covers have some spots & small stains, rubbed edges. Front cvr has a 1.5 inch tear near the spine. Postcards inside are lightly rubbed. See photos 0.0 0.0 
Price: 145.00 USD
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The Calico Pup, Anonymous,;,
128 Anonymous,;, The Calico Pup
Springfield, MA: McLoughlin Bros. 1939 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 
Hardcover - no jacket, 16mo, unpaginated;Colorful cover is edgeworn w/ragged spine ends & bumped corners but inside is tight & clean except for 2 faint finger smudges. Bright color and b&w illustrations inside; 0.0 0.0 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The First Sleigh Ride, Anonymous,;,
129 Anonymous,;, The First Sleigh Ride
Boston: De Wolfe, Fiske & Co. ND - ca 1880's Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, SM4to; colorful paper covered boards, red cloth spine; color frontispiece, many blk & white ills. in text; cover worn w/edgewear, bumped & worn thru corners, spots, some dirt. Text clean & complete, book tight, pages age tanned. Charming cover & frontispiece & text illustrations. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Last of the Mohicans, Anonymous,;,
130 Anonymous,;, The Last of the Mohicans
NY: Mcloughlin ND - ca 1890 Book 
Card covers, die-cut in the shape of a boy Indian, 8.75 inches high, unpaginated; Book is in very good condition w/a colorful cover of young Indian boy, 4 more color illustrations alternating w/b&w ills. Book has light edgewear & spine end ragged. See photos, charming little book! 0.0 0.0 
Price: 245.00 USD
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The Merry Mixer, Anonymous,;,
131 Anonymous,;, The Merry Mixer
Schenly. PA: Jos. S. Finch & Co. 1940 Soft cover Book 
Softcover, 24mo, 22 pp; good condition w/3 spots on the front cover, inside clean & tight; see photos; Lots of drink recipes using Jos. Finch products: well known ones like "Planter's Punch" & less well known like "Mamie Taylor"; 0.0 0.0 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Modern Home Cook Book, Anonymous,;,
132 Anonymous,;, The Modern Home Cook Book
NY: Hurst & Co. 1891 -1st edition Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, 12mo, 74 pp + 13 pp ads; tan cloth cover w/black titles & decorations, color onlay on front; good condition, tight, text clean; light shelfwear, pages age tanned, some spots, and light rippling on front cover only; Scarce! Texas shipments will require state tax. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Motor Car, Anonymous,;,
133 Anonymous,;, The Motor Car
Dundee, London: Valentine & Sons No date - circa 1900 Book 
Die-cut card covers, 6 inches tall X 3 inches Wide, 13 numbered pp; Charming color cover of people packed into an early auto. Item is in good condition w/light edgewear, 1 bumped corner & some small spots inside & out. See photos. Scarce item relating to early automobiles. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Story Hour, Anonymous,;,
134 Anonymous,;, The Story Hour
Akron, OH: Saalfield Pub. 1941 Hardcover Dust Jacket Included Book 
Hardcover in jacket, Sm 4to, unpaginated; Book is in very good condition w/pages clean & unmarked, attractive b&w illustrations throughout; book cover & jacket both lightly edgeworn; in addition jacket has some faint soiling, spots & edgetears; Il Illustrator not credited. Contains several different stories. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Story of Little Black Sambo, Anonymous,;,
135 Anonymous,;, The Story of Little Black Sambo
Racine, WI: Whitman 1937 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Softcover, 8vo, 10 pp; Cover is an off-white linen-like paper with a color ill. on the front & color & b&w ills. inside. In very good condition w/2 small spots inside and some faint smudges & light edgewear; Illustrator not credited. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 70.00 USD
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The Teddy Bear Book, Anonymous,;,
136 Anonymous,;, The Teddy Bear Book
Racine, WI: Whitman #916 1940 Soft cover Book 
Large Softcover, 13 inches high, 16 pp of full color illustrations, 14 of which have a Golliwog on the. Good condition with light edgewear on cover along with some spots, stains & 1 tear at the lower spine repaired w/transparent, archival tape. The tear on the spine is continued inside where it is also repaired. There is no loss of paper on these tears. All illustrations are bright and pretty. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 89.00 USD
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The United States Atlantic Fleet - Uncle Sam's Scrap Book, Anonymous,;,
137 Anonymous,;, The United States Atlantic Fleet - Uncle Sam's Scrap Book
Middletown, CT: Middlesex Publishing No date, ca 1912 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 
Oblong softcover, 8.5 inches high X 10 inches wide, unpaginated, 28 pp; The covers are scrapbook fashion with a colored string holding all pages together. Cover very worn w/a photogravure of big guns firing. The photo is torn & missing part of the top edg There are 25 pp of photogravures of U. S. Atlantic Fleet ships. One of the ships is the original U. S. S. Texas which was scrapped around 1911 to make way for the newer U. S. S. Texas. There are 3 Photos showing the scrapping of the older ship, referred at to as the U. S. S. San Marcos. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Treasured Flavors - Tempting Recipes Made with Guasti Wines, Anonymous,;,
138 Anonymous,;, Treasured Flavors - Tempting Recipes Made with Guasti Wines
Guasti, CA: Italian Vineyard Co. NO - ca 1930, 2nd edition 2nd Edition.. Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Softcover, 12mo, 32 pp; Attractive cvr w/a chef showing a young woman how to cook w/Guasti Wines; back & interior have colorful lithographs of the products along w/many recipes using them in food & drink. Good condition w/light edgewear. One back cvr corner is torn off for about 1". Included is another pamphlet entitled "The Chef's Touch Wine Recipes Cook Book" by Garrett Wines in very good condition. See photos. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Walt Disney's Clock Cleaners, Anonymous,;,
139 Anonymous,;, Walt Disney's Clock Cleaners
Racine, WI: Whitman #947 1939 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Large Softcover, 12.5 inches high, 10 pp; Book interior is in very good condition w/1 small, faint stain on the front edge of a page; Cover is in good condition w/edgewear, a few small scraped spots, upper edge of the front cover faintly sunned. Back also has a few small stains & 1 scraped spot about 2.5 inches wide & .75 inches high; All illustrations are bright & pretty. Scarce item. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Welcome Aboad! Amphicar, Anonymous,;,
140 Anonymous,;, Welcome Aboad! Amphicar
Carlstadt, NJ: Amphicar Corp. 1963 Soft cover Book 
6 page brochure for an amphibious automobile with color and black & white photos including a specifications and details page. FO name on the front along with a stamp for a car company in Dallas, TX who sold the car. A few spots on the back page. Unusual piece! 0.0 0.0 
Price: 50.00 USD
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