Friends Monthly Book Auction

January 2018

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 Saturday, February 3 at noon.   



1. Heidi; copyright 1927; Grosset & Dunlap, NY; colored plate pictures. collectible copy.                         minimum bid $6

2. Baa Baa Black Sheep; by Pappy Boyington; copyright 1958; reprint 1972; biography of WWII fighter pilot; discard of library.      minimum bid $5

3. The grapes of wrath; copyright 1939; Viking Press; collectible copy with dust jacket.       minimum bid $6

4. Hiroshima; copyright 1946; by John Hersey; story of six people who survived the atom bomb; good condition for age.   minimum bid $6

5. Elvis Presley album; 1998 copyright; collectible for any Elvis fan; pictures from 1950 – 1970; new condition.     minimum bid $6

6. Beatles magical mystery tour; 1967; made in England; no vinyl record; collectible for any Beatle fan; pictures are in color.  minimum bid $6

7. The Casablanca cookbook; copyright 1992 from the 1943 movie; recipes from Kebabs, hors d’oeuvres to cookies; condition new.   minimum bid $6

8. The little gardeners; copyright 1941; by Louise F. Encking; a children’s garden book story; good condition for age. minimum bid $6

9. Burnt Toast; copyright 1950, third edition; cookbook from the Women’s Auxiliary of Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles; good condition for age. minimum bid $6

10. The memoirs of Jacques Casanova; copyright 1928; volume one; Venetian society; autobiography of Casanova’s adventures and travel during his long life. minimum bid $6