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1 ART OF THE CONGO
Minneapolis, MN Walker Art Center 1967 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book without a dust jacket. It is an Exhibition Catalog of objects from the collection of the Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Africa/Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgium. It toured the U. S. And Canada in 196-1969. A clipping from the Minneapolis Star and Tribune is laid in. Black and white photography and text in English. There is light rubbing in places to the black background, mostly at the corners and spine. There is a . Light scratch on the rear cover. Clean. There are no marks or writing. ; 4to; 71 pages  
Price: 23.00 USD
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2 BOLEX (AMERICAN BOLEX COMPANY) The World's Finest Movie Cameras 1948 Catalog
New York, NY American Bolex Company 1948 First Edition Softcover 
This is a (typical book size) catalog with soft covers enclosing 50 pages on glossy paper of movie cameras made by this company in 1948. The binding is staples. The cover is in color with a female model holding a camera to the eye on both the front and back cover. The heritage and product features of the camera are explained in text and half tone images. The catalog includes lens (Kern-Paillard ) , projectors, winders, tripods, meter. There are no prices. Photo illustrated in black and white throughout. Tight binding, crisp, clean, but with a little rubbing to the color layer on the covers, a faint corner crease. ; 8vo 
Price: 22.00 USD
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3 CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION OF ENGRAVED PORTRAITS OF WOMEN WRITERS FROM SAPPHO TO GEORGE ELIOT
The Grolier Club 1895 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a small Exhibition Catalogue in a wrapper. It contains a list of women writers, their birth and death years, type of writing, name of the painter of their portrait and the etcher/engraver (where known; some data is missing) . There were multiple portraits of some women by a variety of artists/engravers. The interior if crisp and clean with no wear, no marks or writing except for a pencil note of the number of engravers listed on the inside of the rear cover. The wrapper is the soft paper, hand set with red and black ink. This book has toning around the edges and there are multipe spots and some tiny chips at the tips of the corners. The binding is sewn. 7" high, 4 3/8" wide, a fraction of an inch thick. ; 8vo; 24 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 CATALOGUE OF THE ANSONIA CLOCK COMPANY 1886 - 1879 Including Price List
American Reprints Softcover 
This is a reprint of the 1886 - 1887 Catagloue. Included with the cataglue is a separately printed Price List. 99 pages in a soft paper cover with a stapled binding. The front cover is a facsimile of the original. The condition is very good. There is a stlight curl to the corners of the front cover, but no chips, tears, and quite clean. The finterior pages are equally crisp and clean on quality paper with clearn reproduction photographs. There are no marks or writing except for a check mark on one of Tall oblong, 9" tall, nea 11" wide. There is a hanndsome reprofuction of an elaborate clodk on the rear cover. ; 8vo; 99 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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5 FABERGE 1846-1920
London, U. K. Debrett's Peerage Limited 1977 First Edition Softcover 
This Is a softcover book without a jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There is a hint of soft crinkles in the glossy cover. The spine shows no wear. The corners are straight. The interior pages are crips and clean without marks or writing. Beautifully illustrated in color and black and white with descriptive text and dimensions. Includes a Chronology, Notes on enamels and stones, Marks and standards, Workmasters and their marks. ; Photographs; 8vo  
Price: 24.00 USD
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6 FINE MECHANICAL TOOLS (STARRETT PRECISION TOOLS) NO. 26
Athol, MA The L. S. Starrett Company Softcover 
This is a softcover catalog of tools from around the late 1940's. The catalog lists the name, details, and rices for the items. The catalog is iquite details and there is some text for the items in each category. There are some camera images, also. The last pages are full of helpful information about measuring. There are extensive cross-referenced indexes. The catalog has been used, but is still in quite nice conditon. The cover has a repaired tear at the bottom of the spine at the outside. The covers are clean. There is a former owner name discreetly stamped in on the reverse. All the pages are clean. They all appear to be without marks or writing. There is a tiny spol on the top edge and wo pages have corner creases as if to makr a page. ; 8vo; 287 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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7 HANDZEICHNUNGEN UND GRAPHIK ALTER MEISTER
Bern Kornfeld Und Klipstein 1974 First Edition Softcover Signed by Author
SIGNED. This is a tall softcover auction catalog from the auction house of Kornfeld and Klipstein for auction 151 held in June of 1974.. The bright red cover Is printed with the title (above) and the name of the auction house and a large facsimile of the monogram of Albrecht Durer. The reverse side of the front cover has an inscription (name of female) and is signed "Gift from E. Kornfeld"; . Kornfeld's name was Eberhard W. Kornfeld. There are 41 pages of printed text related to the auction items and 39 pages of images. There are five images of Claude Lorrain in a heliiogravure type printing. One is a full page, blank on the revese; two fold-outs printed on one side each, two prints back-to-back on one fold-out. All other images are black and white half tone on glossy paper. There is a light touch of wear at the corners. The covers and pages are very clean. This appears to have been an auction of important artists, including Rembrandt, Piranesi, Tiepolo, Montegna. ; 4to; 80 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 USD
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8 MINNEAPOLIS-MOLINE POWER IMPLEMENT COMPANY SERVICE DEPARTMENT PRESENTS' "GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR HARVESTOR" (X-100)
Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis-Moline Power Implement Company First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book that allows the Harvestor user to service their power machine. Each page has a photo of the instruction on the left of the page and text to the right. Each page is titled at the bottom to find the use that is covered - such as sickle keepers, feeder beater, tailing return adjustment. There is no date, but there is a logo and words on the cover - "Keep your war equipment fit and fighting". This is not an office copy, it is a shop copy - there are finger smudges on the cover and the front edges of the pages. It is not pristine. The binding is tight and there are holes that would allow the book (let) to placed in a three ring binder. The text and illustrations are free of smudges. ; 4to; 43 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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9 MONTGOMERY WARD Fall and Winter 1955 - 1956
Kansas City, MO Montgomery Ward 1955 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover catalog for the 1955-1956 Fall-Winter season. This catalog has a tight binding, the covers are quite clean, but there is a little wear at some of the corners and some rubbing.. The interior is crisp and very clean. The paper for some sections has started to tone - yellowing from acidic reaction to the paper content.. The paper used for the color samples is very bright and crisp. There are no dog eared corners, no writing. The catablog has been well cared for. This is a heavy book and may cost a little extra if shipped by air.. ; 4to; 1044 pages  
Price: 43.00 USD
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10 PRICE LIST NO. 20 OF SCIENTIFIC LABORATORY APPARATUS
Chicago, IL E. H. Sargent & Company Hardcover 
This is flexible covered book containing the catalog of scientific laboratory supplies. There are 346 pages of items illustrated in carefully photographed black and white half-tone images followed by 16 pages of scientific books that were also sold. The Index appears to be extensive - pp 364 - 382. There are up to six and seven items per page. The covers are a maroon cloth (flexible) with gilt blind stamped title and publishers on the front cover and spine. The binding is tight considering the heavy glossy paper and the somewhat delicate cover. There is splotches of areas on the cover that have faded. Quite clean. The interior pages are near fine. No marks, no writing, no wear on the interior. Well cared for. The splotches are from the environment, they are not soil. This is List number 20.; 8vo; 386 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 TONK BROS. CO. INCORPORATED Catalog Number Forty-Six (Our 35th Year)
Chicago, IL Tonk Bros. Co. 1928 Hardcover Near Fine 
This is a hardcover book in near fine condition. It is a catalog of musical instruments from 1928 (Catalog number 46) . Tight, bright, crisp, clean. Bright red simulated leather with blind stamped lettering and design, filled with black ink. There are no marks or writing. The end papers and pages are crisp and clean. There is a faint hint of a pencil price erasure and the barest of wear at the front bottom corner and a little loss of the simulated binding over the book board at the rear upper left cover. The pages have a slight yellow-beige tint as selected by the publisher and the ink used throughout is brown. There is a neatly pasted-in notice on Page 7 titled Discount Sheet. It is an offering of a Trade Discount of 50% on all items listed except Ludwig Drums and Ludwig Accessories On Which the Discount is 40%. Well cared for. Gift condition. The company was started about 1893. There are five pages with images and details for four Washburn Guitars - "DeLuxe", "Aristocrat"; Classic"; and "Inspiration". There is an image for each item offered, plus some text, and prices. It book is very neatly arranged and presented. ; 4to; 236 pages 
Price: 440.00 USD
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UNITED STATES CREAM SEPARATORS Vermont Farm Machine Company
12 UNITED STATES CREAM SEPARATORS Vermont Farm Machine Company
Bellows Falls, VT Vermont Farm Machine Company 1914 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Softcover catalog of cream separators. Quality half tone photographs and drawings of products and factories. In addition to the catalog items, including parts, there are articles on world records, competitions, prizes, and how-to information. Thirty nine pages. Clean, very good, condition, but with some pencil prices written at the bottom of some pages. Catalog includes a separate piece of paper with 1914 prices. ; 8vo 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Adams, R. H. CATALOG ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIPTIVE OF THE RELIGIOUS PAINTINGS PLACED BY THOMAS B. WALKER IN THE AUDITORIUM AND SUNDAY SCHOOL ROOMS GUILD HALL
Minneaopolis, MN Hennepin Avenue Methodist Church 1931 First Edition Softcover 
This is a stiff paper cover book in near fine condition. Published in 1931 to honor the gift of paintings to the church. There are 26 artists listed including Tiepolo and Tintoretto. The author and curator was R. H. Adams. The works are represented in sepia toned images with accompanying text. This catalog is in fine condition except for a name in ink neatly written at the bottom of the first page which is blank. There is a faint hint of an erased former penciled price. The book is a normal size book - a little taller and narrower. The heavy card stock paper is a handsome shade of medium brown with black lettering. There is no wear or marks to describe. Well cared for. The title on the cover is wordes slightly differently from the title page - it is Illustrated Descriptive Catalogue of Religious Paintings Presented to the Hennepine Avenue Methodist Church by Thomas B. Walker Permanently Placed in the Auditorium and Sunday School Rooms Guild Hall. 60 Pages; 8vo; 69 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Maggs Bros Ltd MILITARY & NAVAL HISTORY Maggs Bros Catalogue #1225 for 1997
London Maggs Bros Ltd 1997 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover catalogue of books about military and naval history compiled and sold by Maggs Bros. Catalogue #1225, published in 1997. The covers of the book (including inside) have five images of military art in color, plus black and white simple illustrations scattered throughout the book. The binding is tight, the background is white and it is unsoiled except for a slight mark with a pen on the rear cover. . The interior is without marks or writing. No stamps or wear. Well cared for. Ample font size. Titles, background, descripton and prices for 624 items. ; 4to; 146 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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