Vintage and antique catalogs, children's books, cookbooks, craft books, fiction, history books, magazines, and non fiction books.
Original vintage softcover book: Allmand Welding Instruction Book
Published by Allmand Brothers of Holdrege, Nebraska
Dated: Circa 1950s
Book measures 6 inches wide x almost 9 inches tall, with 63 pages.
Foreword: This book is intended to be an instruction book for arc welding. It is written with the intention of offering instruction to those who have had little or no experience.
We will try to avoid technical terms as much as possible, and will deal primarily with the welding of various grades of iron and steel, especially those types of iron including cast and malleable iron usually found in farm implements.
Includes some line drawing illustrations, along with a few photos.
Book is in very good condition with some age toning, light soiling and pencil writing on the cover.
Vintage and original Hunt's for Woodworkers Catalog 15A. Published by the the Craftsman Wood Service Company of Chicago, Illinois. Dates to circa 1950s.
Catalog measures 6 inches wide x 8 7/8 inches long with 141 pages.
Includes illustrations throughout showing:
Locks and Keys
Along with some prices.
Catalog is in good condition with some creasing and soiling to covers, and a small spot of paper loss.
Interior pages are good with light creases and wear along the edges.
Awesome illustrations that could be used in art projects!
Precious Moments Coloring Book. All Through The Year. Artwork by Sam Butcher and William Biel.
Book measures 8 inches wide x 10 3/4 inches long.
Approximately 60 pages to color.
Pictures to color include:
Condition is good with no marks or coloring inside.
Covers are also good with some wear along the spine and edges.
Super sweet pictures in this book!
Vintage Dedication Services 75th Anniversary Booklet for Trinity Lutheran Church at both Gilead and Gladstone, Nebraska. Dated August 16, 1959.
Contains photos of the churches and pastors, church statistics, list of confirmands for both churches, and brief church history.
Softcover booklet with stapled spine. It measures 5 1/2 inches wide x 8 1/2 inches long, with 24 pages.
Condition is very good.
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Vintage Dick and Jane Book. We Work and Play by William S. Gray, Dorothy Baruch, and Elizabeth Rider Montgomery. Illustrated by Eleanor Campbell.
Softcover book measuring 5 7/8 inches wide x 8 inches tall with 62 pages.
Spot Helps Mother
Spot and Tim and Puff
Big and Little
The Funny Baby
Spot Helps Baby
Up and Down
Mother Makes Something
The Little Cars
Father Makes Boats
The Boats Go
Color illustrations throughout.
Condition is fair with wear to covers. Including some soiling, former owners name in ink on front cover, and some creases.
Interior pages are good with a few soiled spots and some dog eared pages.
Vintage Mary Perks Children's Book. Ten Treasured Tales.
Copyright 1943. Published and distributed by The American Crayon Co. of Sandusky, Ohio.
Hardcover book measuring about 8 3/4 inches wide x 11 1/8 inches tall.
I count 44 pages including the front and back end papers. Black and blue illustrations throughout.
Book cover has overall wear including fading, discoloration and some soiling, with a stain along the upper and lower back cover. Spine has an inch long split along the top (visible in the first photo). Binding is tight.
There is also an inscription with name written inside the front end paper.
Interior pages are nice, with no marks or tears.
Adorable illustrations in this book!
Vintage Children's Book. Old Testament Bible ABC Book. Copyright 1946. Published by The Wartburg Press, Columbus, Ohio.
Softcover book measuring about 8 1/8 inches wide x 10 1/2 inches tall.
16 pages including the front and back covers. Color illustrations throughout. One for each letter of the alphabet.
Condition is good with a few small tears along the page edges, soiling and a small moisture stain near the top of the front cover, crease upper left corner of the back cover, and some separation along the center of the spine on the cover page.
Sweet religious ABC book!
Vintage 1936 Western Cook Book. 250 Tempting Recipes. Many Characteristic Northwestern, Southwestern and Mexican Recipes.
Culinary Arts Western Cookery. Compiled and edited by Kay Morrow.
Recipe index at the front of the book.
Cute line illustrations throughout the book.
Softcover book measuring 5 7/8 inches wide x 9 inches tall with 48 pages.
Condition is very good with fading around the edges of the cover, and some light soiling to the cover.
Pages are nice and clean with some age toning. No tears or marks.