Vintage and antique catalogs, children's books, cookbooks, craft books, fiction, history books, magazines, and non fiction books.
Vintage original Sonderegger Seed Catalog. German Nurseries and Seed House Garden Book 1914. Established 1886. Sonderegger Trees and Seeds that Grow. Carl Sonderegger, Beatrice, Nebraska.
Catalog measures a little over 7 7/8 inches wide x 10 7/8 inches long with 96 pages. Front and back covers are in color. All interior pages are black and white. There is an index inside the back cover. Also includes the original order form and reply envelope.
Condition is good with some wear to the covers, including a small tear along the top and bottom of the spine.
Beautiful bright covers!
Vintage original Land of 10,000 Lakes Greeter's Guide 1928 by Hotel Greeters of America. Official publication of Charter Thirteen.
Publication measures 7 5/8 inches wide x 10 3/4 inches long with 48 pages.
Condition is very good with some age toning around the edges of the cover, a small tear to the top of the fold out map, and a small edge tear to the page the map is attached to.
Remarkably wonderful condition for being 90 years old!
Vintage original Breeder's Gazette Equine Magazine for November 1938. Volume CIII, No. 11, 2527. Owned and published by Breeder's Gazette Publishing Company, Inc. Samuel R. Guard, Editor-Publisher.
Contains articles, photos, display advertising, and classified ads pertaining to livestock.
Publication measures 8 inches wide x 12 inches long with 24 pages.Condition is very good with some age toning.
Vintage original Outdoor Nebraska Magazine for January 1931. Volume VI, No. 1. The Official Publication of the Nebraska State Game Forestation and Parks Commission.
Cover shows two women with hunting rifles, hunting knife, and hatchet. The women are also holding a small game animal.
Publication measures 9 1/4 inches wide x 12 1/4 inches long with 24 pages.
Condition is very good with some general wear to the covers and name label on the back cover.
Playtime Poodles. A Real Live Animal Book. By Helen Wing. Photographs by Albert G. Westelin and Jack Schmidling.
A Rand McNally Tip-Top Elf Book number 8585. Copyright 1955.
The story of mama poodle and her children, Suzette and Bobo. Father had gone to visit his mother and mailed the children gifts. Suzette received a pocketbook, pink ballet skirt and a silver crown. Bobo received a wristwatch and brass trumpet. They then decide to write their father a letter and go on to play with the new gifts they had received.
Hardcover children's book measuring 6 5/8 inches wide x 8 1/4 inches long with 20 pages. Color illustrations throughout.
Condition is good with some wear to the corners and edges of the covers. Interior is very good with no marks or tears to pages. Former owners name, address, and phone number written inside the front cover in ink (which I've blocked out with the blue lines, on photo only, not on the book itself.) And a small "+" written on the title page in ink.
Very cute children's book for your collection!
Tracing Play. Vintage trace and color coloring book #2388-15. Copyright 1952 by The Saalfield Publishing Co. of Akron, Ohio.
Pictures to color include: sheep, rabbits, school bus and school, girls, boys, mice in train, puppies playing ball, paper doll with clothes, bears, pull toy, hammer and bench set, boy as mailman, girl at chalkboard, and a clown.
Book measures 10 3/4 inches wide x 15 inches tall.
There are 16 pages to color (8 double sided), one of which has already been neatly colored using crayons. Along with 8 pages of tracing paper
Book is in good used condition with wear along the spine and a crease to the upper and lower right corners of the front cover. Also has the one page that has been colored and one of the tracing papers has been used.
All pages of the images to color are shown in this listing.
Some really fun images in this coloring book!
Vintage original lot of 3 needlework catalogs and 1 fold out brochure.
1) Fold out brochure dated Fall and Winter Seasons 1942. Measures 7 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Folds out to 22 inches wide. Great graphics which indlude WWII themed toys on the cover, embroidery working charts in the center, and Dobby cloth scarfs, card table covers and chair sets on the back. Good condition with a few small splits along the fold and crease to lower right front corner.
2) Vogart Needlework Catalog dated Spring and Summer 1938. Available at S.S. Kresge Co. Measures 7 x 10 1/8 inches. Folds open to measure 14 x 20 inches. Which makes it 8 pages in total. Very good condition with wonderful graphics.
3) Wonder Art Needlework Catalog dated Fall 1939. Sold at Scott Stores. Stamped pieces to stitch, stamped aprons, rugs, etc. Measures 7 3/4 x 8 7/8 with 16 pages. Condition is very good with wonderful illustrations throughout.
4) Wonder Art Needlework Catalog dated Fall Season 1942. Items sold at S.S. Kresge Stores. Measures 7 7/8 x 9 inches, with 16 pages. Potholders, scarfs, aprons, tablecloths, etc. Very good condition with some patriotic graphics.
You will receive all four items shown.
Vintage 1963 hardcover children's book. Where the Wild Things Are. Story and pictures by Maurice Sendak.
Measures 9 3/4 inches wide x 9 inches tall. Color illustrations throughout.
This is an withdrawn library book.
Wear to covers and spine. Soiling to the pages and numerous small tears to the pages. Shows a lot of wear. This book was definitely checked out a lot and well loved!
Chosen number One Best Illustrated Children's Book of 1963 by The New York Times.
Lot of 2 vintage softcover children's books.
Rumpelstiltzkin, copyright circa 1940 by The Saalfield Publishing Co. This is a softcover, linen like book, that measures 7 1/8 inches wide x 8 1/4 inches tall. Twelve pages including front and back covers. Fair condition with some small tears along the page edges, and spine. And some creased page corners.
The Three Little Pigs, copyright 1940 by The Saalfield Publishing Co. This is a softcover, linen like book, that measures 7 1/8 inches wide x 8 1/4 inches tall. Twelve pages including front and back covers. Condition is poor for this book with some large tears.
These books would be super cute just to read, or use the pages for artwork!
Vintage original 1920 catalog featuring List Prices of Dixie Circular Saw Mills and Other Saw Mill Machinery. Manufactured by Hill Curtis Co. Saw Mill and Wood Cutting Machinery of Every Type and Size. Kalamazoo Michigan. Successors to: Wm. E. Hill Co., Kalamazoo and Curtis Saw Mill Mchy. Co., St. Louis, Missouri.
Price List No. 30.
Catalog measures 5 1/2 inches wide x 8 5/8 inches tall. Soft cover with stapled spine and 34 pages. Has three small holes punched near the spine so it can be placed in a binder.
Condition is good with some soiling to covers, wear along the spine, and pencil notations on front 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!
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.