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1 "OUR FATHER'S CARE." A BALLAD.
Philadelphia The American Sunday-School Ballad Hard Cover Very Good Religion Size: Approx. 4 " x 6" Illustrated 
34 pp. Brown decorative covers with gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, edges lightly rubbed, scuffing to back cover, covers lightly soiled. Spine ends are bent and fraying. Previous owner's name and date written on front free endpaper. Light foxing to interior. Back hinge is loose, and back free endpaper has small chip on edge. Book in VG condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 1867 Mitchell COUNTY MAP OF MINNESOTA
1867 Paperbound Good+ Map Size: Approx. 11 1/ 2" x 13 1/4" S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. 
Colored map of Minnesota , just after the Civil War ended. Counties in pale pastel colors. Shows the State Capitol, County Towns, Common Towns, Rail Roads, Proposed R.R. and Common Roads. Entire map with decorative border in black and white measures approximately 11 1/ 2" x 13 1/4". Just above "border", says "Drawn and Engraved by W.H. Gamble". Margins of the page age-toned, but does not affect border or the map.Map is clean. A very attractive map for 140 years old. Frameable. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 18th Century Surgical Instruments on 12 Engraved Plates
About 1800 Paperbound Good+ or Better Medical Size:11" x 8 3/4" H. Anderson, B. Tanner and Tiebout & Boyd. 
12 engraved plates, mounted & preserved on Japan paper. Plates from an unidentified medical volume, with both stipple & line engravings from H. Anderson, B. Tanner and Tiebout & Boyd. Illustrated Plates are:FRACTURE OF THE CLAVICLE; INSTRUMENTS FOR COUCHING AND THE EXTRACTION OF THE CATARACT; INSTRUMENTS FOR THE EXTRACTION OF THE CATARACT AND FOR THE FISTULA LACHRYMALIS; TOURNIQUETS AND AMPUTATING INSTRUMENTS; INSTRUMENTS FOR LITHOTOMY (2 different plates); TRUSSES; FRACTURE OF THE LEG; TREPANNING INSTRUMENTS; and 3 more plates with no "specific" title, just drawings of different surgical tools. All state "SURGERY" at the top of plate.Two plates, cut with some loss to plate numbering. Light foxing & fingersoiling, else very good. Great conversation pieces - and great medical history. Suitable for framing, mounting, etc. 
Price: 525.00 USD
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4 1921 SWAMP ROOT ALMANAC
Binghamton, NY Dr. Kilmer and Co 1921 Wraps Good to Good+ Almanac Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 8 3/4" Tables, Photographs 
32 pp. Colored illustrated covers. Front cover of an Indian maiden. One small hole punch at top spine joint on front cover with piece of string,going through to the back, probably for hanging. Minor soiling. Covers are Good to Good+. Interior is clean and tight and VG. Several photographs of the Swamp-Root Laboratory. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 1955 MODELS AUTOMOTIVE LOCK & KEY CATALOG. General Motors Edition
Philadelphia Samuel Zeldin 1955 Paper Cover Good Cars Drawings 
Mail catalog with stamped address on back. Some soiling to covers. Back cover's corner creased. Overall covers are Good or better.3 laid in flyers from Samuel Zeldin. 2 postage paid postcards for "Rush Orders". unpaginated. each page with illustrations of keys, locks and prices. Interior is Very Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 43 EASY ELECTRONICS IDEAS FOR THE ELECTRONICS HANDYMAN
A A World Library 1969 Paperback Very Good to Very Good+ Magazine Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 " 
on cover: Build your own stereo amplifier, FM receiver, speaker system, home intercom. 130 pp. covers are VG to VG+. interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 19.50 USD
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7 A DREAM TO GROW ON: MEMORIAL TO RUTH POPOFSKY
Princeton, New Jersey 1969 Cloth Very Good Protective Cover Memoir Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
72 pp. Purple cloth covers with black spine and gilt lettering on spine. Protective cover jacket is yellowing from age, has tears and chipping along edges, creased flaps. Some mild bending to cover spine ends. Some waviness to interior pages, otherwise tight and clean. Book in VG condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 A GERM Of Severe Ethical Analysis, Pure Philosphy, And Inflexible Truth. The Corner Stone of PATRIOTISM, GOVERNMENT, and NATIONALITY, and THE ONLY PRACTICAL BASIS For Restored Peace
Danbury, Conn 1862 Wraps Very Good Theology Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 1/2" 
Printed at the top of the front cover:" A CHRISTMAS OFFERING:With the Compliments of the Season. Robert F. Brower, M. D. Danbury, Conn." Laid in paper stating: "Written by a Conn. Doctor. He sent these tracts to every Legislature in State Govt." At the bottom of front cover. "a mustard seed", "a wheel within a wheel", "I" (Jehovah God in Man) " am The Vine" - the Illimitable Vine that shall encircle the whole Earth" 7 pp. Vertical crease down the center of the pamphlet, as if folded. Otherwise the covers are Very Good to Very Good+. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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9 A GUIDE BOOK FOR THE HENRY FORD MUSEUM
Dearborn, Michigan 1956 Revised Wraps Very Good+ Guidebook Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 7 3/4" Drawings 
Museum guidebook. Interior clean. Small bump/chip to top cover edge, corners bumped. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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10 A GUIDE FOR HIGHWAY SLAVAGE PROGRAMS IN ARCHAEOLOGY, HISTORY AND PALEONTOLOGY
New Mexico Committee for Highway Salvage Archaeology 1958 Paper Cover Very Good New Mexico Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " 
"In April 1954, The United States Bureau of Public Roads, the New Mexico State Highway Department, and the Museum of New Mexico initiated a cooperative program to salvage the archaeological and historical materials being destroyed by highway construction in New Mexico. This still-continuing program resulted in the salvage of over 40 sites in the first two years of operation...The New Mexico Program has served as a model for highway salvage operations in other states..." 14 pp. Stiff tan covers. Slightly soiled otherwise Very Good+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 A HANDBOOK FOR THE EXHIBITION BUILDINGS OF COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG
Williamsburg, Virginia 1942 Paper Back Very Good- Virginia Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 7 3/4" Illustrated 
Contents include: The Old Court House, The Capitol, The Public Gaol, The Raleigh Tavern, The Ludwell-Paradise House, The Governor's Palace, the George Wythe House. A copy of this publication is presented to each person purchasing a block ticket to the Exhibition Buildings. 95 pp. Brown paper covers with wear to edges, chipping to joints, tear along back cover near spine. Interior is clean. Book in VG- condition. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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12 A MANUAL FOR THE USE OF THE LODGES UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE GRAND LODGE OF THE MOST ANCIENT AND HONORABLE SOCIETY OF FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS FOR THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY
Trenton, New Jersey MacCrellish & Quigley Co. 1920 Leather Very Good- New Jersey Size: Approx. 4 " x 5 3/4" 
As Authorized by the M. W. Grand Lodge at its Annual Communication April 18th, 1912. 183 pp. Black leather covers. Cover corners and edges are rubbed, causing the leather to discolor and start to tear. Wear and creasing to joints, spine ends are torn. Gilt page edges. Floral endpapers. Browning to interior pages, some foxing spots. Book in VG- condition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 A Memorial Of Stephen Salisbury Of Worcester, Mass.
Worcester Press of Charles Hamilton 1885 Cloth Good- Biography Size: Approx. 7 " x 10 3/4" 
On front free endpaper, 6"x3" strip of paper, glued down on one side: "With the respects of Stephen Salisbury. Worcester, Massachusetts. Contents: Biographical Notice; Notices by the Worcester Press; Notices of the Funeral; From Yucatan Newspapers; Proceedings of Societies; Sermon and Eulogy by Rev. A.P. Peabody; Memoir by Hon. John D. Washburn; Proceedings of other Institutions; and Extracts from Private Letters including a Letter of Hon. George Bancroft. 158 pp. Covers worn. Corners rubbed/frayed to boards. Spine joints splitting/fraying and spine ends fraying. Back cover's spine joints with some small holes?. Front lower cover with scuffing? worn area. Covers are overall Good-. Hinges broken. Frontis. engraving portrait of Stephen Salisbury. Interior is clean, tight and in Very Good condition. Stephen Salisbury I had established Worcester as a center of trade between the ports of Boston and Providence and the hundreds of small towns in the interior New England in the early 19th century. He had extensive land holdings in Worcester, including most of the west side of the city, which he passed on to his son. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 A PRELIMINARY BIOLOGICAL SURVEY OF THE LLOYD-CORNELL RESERVATION. Bulletin of the Lloyd Library of Botany, Pharmacy and Materia Medica.
Cincinnati Cornell University Press 1926 Paper Cover Good Natural History Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 10 1/2" Figures, Plates, Maps,photographs 
Entomomological Series No.5. "The wild life preserve known as the Lloyd-Cornell Reservation lies fifteen miles northeast of Ithaca, New York...It is an uncultivated area of bogs and ridges comprising the greater part of the Mud Pond basin. Within the basin are a number of cold upland bogs, that are of great biological interest." Contents include: INTRODUCTION with chapters on The Soil, Waters, Depth of the bogs, Mud Pond; Streams, and Bog cover; FLORA AND FAUNA with chapters on The vascular plants, the Bryophytes, Fungi, Myxomycetes; Vertebrates; Invertebrates; Insects, Spiders, Protozoans, and Galls; SPECIAL STUDIES ON TRICHOPTERA with chapters on Adult caddisflies; Pupae, Life histories and Miscellaneous notes. 247 pp. 13 plates and 109 illustrations. Brown paper covers with black lettering on front cover. Mild fading around edges and spine. Creases to corners. ex-mus.stamp on front cover. 2" stain? on back cover. Overall covers are Good. ex. mus. numbers on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 A SKETCH OF THE SERVICES OF THE LATE W.W.SEATON IN CONNECTION WITH THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, AND SOME NOTICES OF HIS LIFE AND PERSONAL CHARACTER.
Washington Government Printing Office 1867 Wraps Good+ to Very Good- Biography Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
" In 1846 Mr. Seaton, being then mayor of Washington, and surpassed by on one in zeal for the public good and in the influence due to his rare social qualities, his known integrity, and peculiarly winning and unaffected eloquence, united with other gentlemen of like feelings in quring upon Congress the organization of an establishment which should at length do justice to the benevolent and far-sighted views which had dictated the bequest." pp.80-87. mildly soiled covers. ex.mus.stamp on front cover. some fading around borders. Tiny missing side edge piece and at spine. Overall exterior is Good+ or better. ex.mus. stamp on title page, otherwise interior is clean, tight, and VG. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 A SYMPOSIUM IN HONOR OF MELVIN J. VOIGT...
La Jolla, CA Friends of the UCSD Library 1976 Paper Cover Very Good+ Biography Size: Approx. 7" x 10" 
Front cover reads:The Responsibility of the University Library Collection in Meeting the Needs of Its Campus and Local Community, A SYMPOSIUM IN HONOR OF MELVIN J. VOIGT Upon His Retirement as University Librarian of The University of California, San Diego, Friday, September 17, 1976. Friends of the UCSD Library, La Jolla, California. 52 pp. Very Good+. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 Agricultural Chemicals: What They Are / How They Are Used
Manufacturing Chemists" Association. 1963 Wraps Very Good- Agriculture Size: Approx. 6 " x 8 1/2" Drawings 
Contents include: Nature and Man; Tools for Survival; Chemicals in Agriculture; Chemicals in Public Health; Chemicals and Wildlife; Effectiveness and Safety; and Questions and Answers. Appendices. Index. 64 pp. illustrated. Slight fading? foxing? along side edge. Rubbing? silverfish? along spine & joints and slightly along edges. Otherwise exterior is VG. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 AGRICULTURAL GEOGRAPHY of LATIN AMERICA.
Washington U.S. Government Office 1958 Soft Cover Good to Good-+ Latin America Size: Approx. 9 1/4" x 12 1/4" Colored maps, Graphs, 
Miscellaneous Publication No. 743. The land area of Latin America extends all the way form the southern boundary of the U.S. to Cape Horn, Chile. 96 pp. ex-mus. faint stamp on covers. covers mildly soiled. Overall exterior is Good+. ex-mus. stamp on title page and one other page in top margin. No interference with text. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. Many maps of Latin and South America. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 AIR FORCE MANUAL SEARCH AND RESCUE SURVIVAL
Department of the Air Force 1969 Soft Cover Very Good to Very Good+ Air Force Figures (drawings), Map 
AFM64-5. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 ALL ABOUT HORSES
Secaucus, New Jersey Chartwell Books Inc. 1976 0890090521 / 9780890090527 Cloth Good No Jacket Horses Size: Approx. 9" x 11 3/4" Color Photographs 
Foreword by Ann Moore.mild soiling to covers. 3/4" stain to front cover & several much smaller ones. otherwise book is Very Good.owner's name stamped on half title p. Otherwise interior is tight, clean. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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