Friday, April 13, 2012

Odd Lots #9


It's time to treat yourself with a purchase from our latest Odd Lots sale!

You must have an active Friends membership to participate, and we process on a first come, first served basis.  If you are interested or have questions, email us at restonfriendspr@gmail.com (ask for Pamela).



A)        $3              Cook's Country magazines / lot of 12 issues
                               spanning 2010-2011

B)        $2.50        Cook's Illustrated magazines / lot of 6 issues
                              spanning Nov 2008 - Dec 2011

C)        $8             Food Network magazines / lot of 18 issues
                              spanning Oct 2009 - Nov 2011

D)        $2.50        Every Day with Rachael Ray magazines / lot of 7 issues, all 2011

E)        $3              Wine Spectator magazines / lot of 10 issues
                               spanning June 30, 2011 - Jan 15, 2012
                               includes issue for The Top 100 wines of the year

F)        $5              Threads: For People Who Love to Sew / magazines / lot of 18 issues
                               spanning Jan 2004 - Jan 2006

G)        $30           Golden Hands: Knitting, Dressmaking & Needlecraft Guide
                              74 parts out of 75 (missing #27)
                              publ by Marshall Cavendish / circa 1970
                              bonanza of retro styles and how to make them

H)        $10          [genealogy magazine grab box for hobbyists] / a whole boxful of
                             magazines! includes Ancestry (from ancestry.com), Family Tree, 
                             Family Chronicle, Discovering Family History

I)        $2.50        WoodenBoat: The Magazine for Wooden Boat Owners, Builders,
                             and Designers lot of 9 issues / 
                             8 issues 1999-2001 plus 1 issue 1993

J)        $20           History of the United States: From Its Aboriginal Times to The Present Day
                             set of 8 volumes
                             by Benson J Lossing / publ by Lamb Publishing Co [NY]
                             publ 1909 (copyr 1909, first copyr 1895)
                             hardcovers in blue bindings, corners worn / top edges gilt / illustrations

K)        $20          Ridpath's History of the World
                             set of 9 volumes
                             by John Clark Ridpath
                             publ by The Jones Brothers Publishing Company [Cincinnati, OH]
                             copyr 1907 (first ed was 1894; sold by subscription only)
                             3/4 leather bindings / title gildings still bright on spines, 
                             but yes, the leather is shedding

L)        $15        [3 different histories by William H Prescott] / [publ 1864]
                           lot of 4 matched volumes but no title is complete
                           2 different histories by Willaim H Prescott / 
                           1 history by William Robertson and William H Prescott / 
                           publ J B Lippincott [Philadelphia]
                           matched 1/2 leather (spines with gilt titles) 
                           over marbled boards / top edges gilt / bindings are tight

M)        $6          The Second World War / by Winston Churchill
                           6 vol set / BCE / no dj's

N)        $30        The Whole Works of the Late Rev James Hervey, 
                           A. M., Rector of Weston-Favel, in  Northamptonshire
                           lot of 2 volumes only / volume II and volume VI out of 6
                           publ in 1810 by W W Woodward [Philadelphia]
                           completely leather bound / gilt titles on the spines / bindings are tight

O)        $12        Transformers: Generation One
                            lot of 11 comics / issues # 0 - 10
                            publ by DreamWave / copyr 2003 / as unread

P)        $5         The Dark Knight Strikes Again
                           by Frank Miller & Lynn Varley / DC Comics / 
                           set of 3 volumes perfect bound / copyr 2001 / as unread

Q)        $15        Captain America comics
                            publ by Marvel / lot of 6 issues / issues #333 - 338 / 
                            received bagged and boarded
                            story arc "next Captain America" with Bucky (who in 1987 is African American)

R)        $10        Game Informer magazines / for video game fans
                            lot of 35 issues / spanning July 2005 - Sept 2008 / issues #147, #151 - 185
                            includes #167 cover Star Wars: The Force
                            plus #185  Batman: Arkham Asylum

S)        $12        The Bobbsey Twins
                            lot of 10 titles / 8 of the 10 have their 4/C dj's, incl #'s 1, 4, 5, 7, 8
                            publ c.1950

T)        $100        Cricket Magazine for Kids / for ages 9-14 
                             award winning publication for its writing and illustrations for children
                             over 300 issues / spanning Dec 1975 - May 2003
                             plus bonus 27 custom Cricket slipcases to hold everything
                             mint unread copies perfect for anyone interested in children's artwork, 
                             plus teachers and home schoolers

U)        $20        The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakespeare 
                           with Memoir, Introductions, and Notes by Richard Grant White
                           [The New Grant White Shakespeare]
                           set of 12 volumes / publ 1924 / copyr 1911 (may vary by volume)
                           black bindings w/embossed masks on the cover

V)        $10        Plays and Poems of Shakespeare
                           14 volumes out of set of 15
                           ed by A J Valpy / publ by F M Lupton Publishing Co [NY]

W)        $15       The Caxtons: A Family Picture / [The English Comedie Humaine]
                           set of 10 volumes
                           by Edward Bulwer Lytton / publ by The Century Co [NY] / 
                           publ 1903, copyr 1902 hardcovers with pasted spine labels /
                           top edges gilt, rough cut on other two edges
                           number 195 of limited ed of 350

X)        $10        [mixed lot of literary journals, plus a few of history]
                           36 issues / spanning early 1960's-1980's
                           incl Partisan Review, Evergreen Review / Renaissance Quarterly

Y)        $5         Time Life / The Enchanted World
                          lot of 4 selected volumes
                          copyr 1984 / titles are Wizards and Witches / Ghosts / Fairies and Elves / 
                          Giants and Ogres

Z)        $10        Time Life / TimeFrame
                           lot of 8 volumes
                           copyr 1988 / history spanning 3000 BC - AD1100

AA)        $42    Loeb Classical Library / Greek with English translation
                          lot of 15 volumes / green bindings in dj's
                          owner's embossing / occasional light pencil underlining and small noting
                          bindings tight / books are clean
                          #29, 48, 81, 107, 157, 173, 202, 217, 244, 265, 290, 308, 351, 451, 452

AB)      $20       Loeb Classical Library / Latin with English translation
                           lot of 7 volumes / red bindings in dj's
                           owner's embossing or bookplate / occasional light pencil underlining
                           bindings tight / books are clean
                           #151, 283, 296, 300, 315, 331, 420

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