Friends Monthly Book Auction

July 2015

To view these items and make a bid, visit the display case next to the parking lot entrance of the Central Library.  Bidding ends on July 25th at noon.

1.       A Spinner in the sun by Myrtle Reed; G. P. Putnam’s Sons 1906; minimum bid $6


2.       The Great Campaign of 1896 or the political struggles of parties, leaders & issues; Loyal Publishing Co.1896; minimum bid $5


3.        2 books:              Good-bye, Jim;  by James Whitcomb Riley;  illustrated by Howard C. Christy;  Babbs-Merrill Grosset & Dunlap, 191;                    book #2:  Songs O’cheer by James Whitcomb Riley; illustrated by Will Vawter, 1905; Babbs-Merrill  Grosset & Dunlap; beautiful pictures,  minimum bid $6


4.        Little pictures of Japan : edited by Olive Beaupre Miller, color pictures by Katharine Sturges; The Book House for children, 29th printing 1952,   minimum bid $5 ??


5.        Life of Samuel Tilden; Governor, state of New York;  by William Mason Cornell; Lee & Shepard, 1876, minimum bid $6


6.        Pedro El Angel de la calle Olvera”;  by Leo Politi; Charles Scribner’s & Sons;  -  book is in Spanish -This book with dust jacket not price clipped $2.50; minimum bid $5


7.        Red Glory;  by Julia A. Drake; The Torch Press., 1956; signed by the author; envelope & card addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Walt Disney – This book sent to the Disneys by the author; minimum bid $8


8.        The Christopher Robin Story Book by A. A. Milne; Methuen & Co. Ltd. London, 13th edition, 1945; minimum bid $5


9.        Susanna’s Auction;  from the French; by MB De Monvel; The Macmillan Company, 1929;  minimum bid $5


10.    The Courtship of Miles Standish; by Henry Wadswoth Longfellow; Thompson & Thomas, Chicago 1905; minimum bid $5