August 2018 Auction

Auction Details

Day 1 Friday (Lots 1000-1740)
Gaming (1000-1014)
Saloon (1015-1028)
Bottles (1029-1150)
Numismatics (1151-1538)
Bank Bags (1151-1162)
Books (1163-1169)
Checks (1171-1202)
Coins (1203-1386)
Commemorative (1387-1422)
Ephemera (1423-1442)
Ingot (1443-1456)
Medals (1457-1482)
Mint/Proof Sets (1483-1492)
So-Called Dollars (1493-1494)
Scales (1495-1497)
Currency (1498-1532)
Scrip (1533-1538)
Tokens (1539-1740)

Day 2 Saturday (Lots 2000-2714)
Cowboy (2000-2112)
Firearms & Weaponry (2113-2177)
Military (2178-2241)
General Americana (2242-2694)
Advertising (2242-2254)
Bonds (2255-2261)
Books (2262-2300)
Entertainment Industry (2301-2318)
Glassware/Flatware Etc. (2319-2332)
Gold Rush (2333-2343)
Jewelry & Watches (2344-2347)
Lamp (2348-2352)
Sheet Music (2354-2356)
Tools (2357-2360)
Vintage Apparel (2361-2368)
Geographic Sorted (2369-2694)
General Foreign (2695-2714)


Day 3 Sunday (Lots 3000-3667)
Mining (3000-3260)
Minerals (3261-3280)
Railroadiana (3281-3327)
Wells Fargo & Express (3328-3343)
Postal History (3344-3355)
Political (3356-3371)
World’s Fair /Expositions (3372-3382)
Art (3383-3471)
Native Americana (3472-3539)
Bargains & Dealer Specials (3540-3667)
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"Charlie the Tuna" Lamp2250 - "Charlie the Tuna" Lamp
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"Charlie the Tuna" advertising lamp. 12.5" high, approximately 4" square. Classic colored three-dimensional vignette of Charlie...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9***6 for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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"Welcome Nugget" Tobacco Advertising Broadsides2251 - "Welcome Nugget" Tobacco Advertising Broadsides
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Advertisement for the T.C. Williams Co., manufacturers of tobacco, comparing the brand with the largest gold nugget, found on June 9, 1858 at Ballarat
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to m******0 for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Lowenbrau Advertising Piece2252 - Lowenbrau Advertising Piece
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Sitting lion on a Lowenbrau advertising base, 6.5" x 5" x 2". The lion sits on top, another 12" with its tongue hanging out, an...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to 6******n for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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Statue (Union Brewery, Virginia City)2253 - Statue (Union Brewery, Virginia City)
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Rare. "One of the 17 breweries in Storey County, Est. in 1862 - 1896. Re-est. in 1987 as Nevada's only brewery by Rick Hoover, Brew Master....
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to F********e for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Gold Dust Card2254 - Gold Dust Card
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Gold Dust Card reads "Alfred Dixon,/ Dealer in/General Merchandise,/Michigan Bluff, Cal./Hardware/Crockery/Dry Goods/Furnishing Goods/Tinware.....
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Anaheim California School Bonds2255 - Anaheim California School Bonds
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All low numbers. Anaheim School District, Orange County, California: 1) No. 25, $500, cancelled; 2) No. 6, $1,000 punch cancelled; 3) No. 34, $1000
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School Bond Huntington Beach Union HS District2256 - School Bond Huntington Beach Union HS District
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Huntington Beach Union High School District, No. 10, $875. Date: 1908 City: Huntington Beach State: California HWAC# 76271
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Bond, Fairview School District, Cal.2257 - Bond, Fairview School District, Cal.
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Fairview School Dist., State of Cal, No. 4, for $500. paid 1896. Part of this bond has been cut with scissors(?) on right side, but does not encroach
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Bonds, School District Fullerton (4)2258 - Bonds, School District Fullerton (4)
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1) Fullerton Union High School District, No. 5 for $1000. paid,punch cancelled; 2)Fullerton School Dist., City of Santa Ana No. 5, $1,000 paid/cancell
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Estimates : 110.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6*****b for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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California School Bonds (2) Orange School District; Fullerton School District2259 - California School Bonds (2) Orange School District; Fullerton School District
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Original Gold Bonds including #1 Fullerton, punch cancelled, Orange School District Orange County Ca, #25 for 500 shares. Date: Early 1900's C...
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Santa Ana School District Bonds (2)2260 - Santa Ana School District Bonds (2)
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1) Santa Ana School Dist. Orange County, Cal., 1909, cancelled, No. 2, for $1000; 2) Santa Ana High School Dist., Orange County, Cal. Redeemed 1907, N
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Bond of National Automatic Fire Alarm Co.2261 - Bond of National Automatic Fire Alarm Co.
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I/C Bond No. 152, President's & Secretyary's signatures have cut, this bond was paid in 1907 & cancelled. Date: 1892 City: New O...
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San Francisco and Vicinity: The Story of the Great Disaster by Zeigler2262 - San Francisco and Vicinity: The Story of the Great Disaster by Zeigler
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Soft cover booklet of 106 San Francisco earthquake. Cover and first 2 pages are detached. Cover in rough condition. Date: 1906 City: San Francisco
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Bay Area, CA Maritime Books2263 - Bay Area, CA Maritime Books
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3 hardcovers and 1 booklet. San Francisco Bay by Kremble, US Navy Manueuvering Board Manual, San Francisco's Own-USS Coral Sea. Our Fighting Shi...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to u********y.. for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Kimball's San Francisco Directory, 18502264 - Kimball's San Francisco Directory, 1850
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Hardcover reprint, date unknown. 139pp. Date: City: San Francisco State: California HWAC# 76570
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to a********x.. for (60.00 + 13.20) x 1 = 73.20
 
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San Francisco and Thereabout by Keeler2265 - San Francisco and Thereabout by Keeler
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Hardcover 97pp with photos. Date: 1902 City: San Francisco State: California HWAC# 76578
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to a********x.. for (30.00 + 6.60) x 1 = 36.60
 
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The Forgotten Characters of  San Francisco by Cowan2266 - The Forgotten Characters of San Francisco by Cowan
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Hardcover reprint 103 plus photo gallery of Emperor Norton. Dust jacket has a missing chip. Date: 1964 City: San Francisco State: California HWAC
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Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to p******1 for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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The San Francisco Calamity by Earthquake and Fire by Morris2267 - The San Francisco Calamity by Earthquake and Fire by Morris
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Hardcover 446pp. Stories of the San Francisco earthquake and volcanic disasters such as Vesuvius, Etna, Iceland and more. Front cover is detaching wit
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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California Book Group2268 - California Book Group
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9 California softcovers. Bodie, ghost towns, Mother Lode, Mining Journals and more. Date: City: State: California HWAC# 76831
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Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
Sold to p********n for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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Coronado's Children by Dobie2269 - Coronado's Children by Dobie
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Hardcover 367pp with glossary. "Coronado's Children was the second book written by J. Frank Dobie, published by The Southwest Press in 1930...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to p********n for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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History of Plumas, Lassen & Sierra Counties, California by Fariss & Smith2270 - History of Plumas, Lassen & Sierra Counties, California by Fariss & Smith
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Hardcover 597 pages. Many illustrations of famous Californians and locales. An important historical reference of this original printing. Some foxing.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to a********x.. for (425.00 + 93.50) x 1 = 518.50
 
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Northern California Illustrated Hardcover by Lewis2271 - Northern California Illustrated Hardcover by Lewis
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Leather bound hardcover by Lewis Publishing.Pictures fFom the Garden of the World. 637pp with many plates of famous Californians and locales. Cover mo
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to t*****5 for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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Prehistoric Man of the Santa Barbara Coast by Rogers2272 - Prehistoric Man of the Santa Barbara Coast by Rogers
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Hardcover 452pp with index. Numerous photos and a fold out map. Light toning. Date: 1929 City: State: California HWAC# 76562
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Report of the Bank Commis'rs, State of Cal.2273 - Report of the Bank Commis'rs, State of Cal.
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Rare hardcover. 191pp. Foldout semi annual tabular table.Lower corner staining throughout, front and rear cover water damage. Date: 1883 City: Sta
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 6*****b for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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The 1915 Pan-Pacific Expo Booklet2274 - The 1915 Pan-Pacific Expo Booklet
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Paper bound pictorial booklet with many b/w photos. Cover is detached. 9 x 12", about 60pp. Photo book only! Date: City: State: California...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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New Haven and Hartford, CT Commemorative Record Biographies Portraits2275 - New Haven and Hartford, CT Commemorative Record Biographies Portraits
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2 vols, leather bound. New Haven 1563pp with index, front and rear covers detached and included. Hartford 1591pp with index, cover has wear. 2 very t
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Idaho History Group (3 Volumes)2276 - Idaho History Group (3 Volumes)
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3 volumes including, Idaho Bulletin of Education, October 1916, Idaho of Yesterday by Thomas Donaldson, History of Idaho by Hailey, The Idaho Encyclop
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Children's Books2277 - Children's Books
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Set of three children's books by My Travelship. Nursery Friends from France; Tales Told in Holland; Little Pictures of Japan. Classic illustrati...
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Autographed Fiction Group (9)2278 - Autographed Fiction Group (9)
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Titles include: Rodger the Lodger, Turn here for the Big Hole, Half-Wild and Half-Breed, Come Laugh with Me, So Told the Gypsy, River of the Sun,
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Cowboy Autobiography group  (5)2279 - Cowboy Autobiography group (5)
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Titles include: My Life East and West by William S. Hart, Lucky Montana Cowpoke by Watkins, Horse Wrangler by Bard, 40 years' Gatherin's ...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Early Montana Books (2 Diaries)2280 - Early Montana Books (2 Diaries)
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Hardback book of Diary of Sarah Raymond/Journal of Waid Howard; pp.217; Hardback book, A Bride on The Bozeman Trail, the Letters and Diary of Ellen Go
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Book, Key Pittman, Late A Senator From Nevada2281 - Book, Key Pittman, Late A Senator From Nevada
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Hardback book. Memorial Addresses Delivered in Congress. Key Pittman was born in 1872, served as elected president pro tempore of the U.S. Senate in M
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Estimates : 50.00 - 120.00
Sold to k*****f for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Books of Nevada, Misc. (4)2282 - Books of Nevada, Misc. (4)
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Hardback books of Nevada. 1) Desert Challenge/An Interpretation of Nevada by Richard G. Lillard, c. 1942, pp.388; 2) Nevada's Turbulent Yesterda...
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Journal of the Assembly of the State of Nevada2283 - Journal of the Assembly of the State of Nevada
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Hardcover 396pp. First page of content detached, cover has wear. Date: 1879 City: State: Nevada HWAC# 76568
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Estimates : 50.00 - 70.00
Sold to p*********a for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Nevada Books (9)2284 - Nevada Books (9)
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9 Nevada books about minerals, mining, gems and ghost towns. Date: City: State: Nevada HWAC# 76837
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to p********n for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Nevada Books (Mostly Biographies)2285 - Nevada Books (Mostly Biographies)
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3 scarce Nevada pieces, mostly biographies, 2 softback & 1 hardback book. 1) Sagebrush Statesman: Tasker L. Oddie of Nevada by Loren B Chan, Nev...
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Nevada National Banks and Their Mining Camps2286 - Nevada National Banks and Their Mining Camps
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Hardback Book, by M. Owen Warns,rare book, pp. 390, black & white photos. This book is a study of the Nevada Mining Camps & the National Ban...
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Air Force, World War II Books2287 - Air Force, World War II Books
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Four volumes. 1) "Our Fighting Jets" by Maj. C. B. Colby. Published by coward-Mccann, Inc., New York, 1951. Used condition. 46 pp. 2) '...
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Carroll2288 - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Carroll
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Hardcover 218pp of this classic. Some toning on cover and spine. Date: 1893? City: State: HWAC# 76579
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Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to m********E for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Books of Railroad Magazine & The Railway & Locomative Historical Society2289 - Books of Railroad Magazine & The Railway & Locomative Historical Society
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1) Railroad Magazine, c. July 1947 pp.146; black & white photos & illustrations; 2) The Railway & Locomotive Historical Society, Bulleti...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 70.00
 
 
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Children's Books & Book Prints2290 - Children's Books & Book Prints
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Delightful lot featuring children's book prints, circa 1920's, comic book of Whiz Kids; 3 paperback Charlie Brown comic books A New Peanuts ...
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Eight Varied Books2291 - Eight Varied Books
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This interesting lot includes: The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain; The Grafters by Francis Lynde; Three Lights from a Match by Leonard Nason; Pal
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Field Guides to Revenue Stamped Paper, Vols. 1, 2, 3, 72292 - Field Guides to Revenue Stamped Paper, Vols. 1, 2, 3, 7
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4 volumes by Castenholz and Sons, 1989-1991.Includes rare Western Estates Vol1. Date: City: State: HWAC# 76512
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Forest Culture and Eucalyptus Trees by Cooper2293 - Forest Culture and Eucalyptus Trees by Cooper
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Hardcover 237pp. "The only complete and reliable work on the eucalypti published in the United States." Toning on front and rear inside co...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to m********E for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Gone with the Wind, 1st Ed. by Mitchell2294 - Gone with the Wind, 1st Ed. by Mitchell
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Hardcover 1037pp. Small roadmap glued to inside front cover, toning inside of both covers. Spine wear. Date: 1936 City: State: HWAC# 76801
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to l******M for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Literature Dictionary2295 - Literature Dictionary
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Hardcover dictionary 1451pp. History on Spine. Frontispiece is missing, front cover is detaching, foxing throughout. Date: 1843? City: State: H
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Mining Library, Mineralogy, Reference Books2296 - Mining Library, Mineralogy, Reference Books
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6 hardback books: Dana's Textbook of Mineralogy; I.C.S. Reference Library; The Elements of Mechanical & Electrical Engineering; Structural a...
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********E for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Rose Hartwick Thorpe and the Story of "Curfew Hall Not Ring Tonight" by James2297 - Rose Hartwick Thorpe and the Story of "Curfew Hall Not Ring Tonight" by James
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Softcover, illustrated and music score and lyrics in back. Front cover and page tops water stained. Date: 1916 City: State: HWAC# 76561
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The Rough Riders by T. Roosevelt2298 - The Rough Riders by T. Roosevelt
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Hardcover 208pp with appendix and illustrations. Cover has some fading. Date: 1899 City: State: HWAC# 76572
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to t*****5 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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U.S.G.S. 16th Annual Report 1894-18952299 - U.S.G.S. 16th Annual Report 1894-1895
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Hardback Book, Geology of the Mercer Mining District Utah, J.E. Spurr, Intro. begins on p.349, pp.455. Black & white photos in illustrations. ...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 90.00
 
 
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