The Monday March 4th “pick” auction features books on science, technology, history, medicine, and children’s literature. In addition, there will be art books, military and western history, fiction (some signed), biography, travel, adventure, poetry, and two tables of ephemera (Paper, magazines, OLD postcards, etc). Check the website for photos.
Of interest: Powell, J. W. (1891 – 1894, 4 Vols.) Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology; Liebig, G. A., and Rohe, George H. (1890) Practical Electricity in Medicine and Surgery; Dodge, Richard Irving (1877) The Plains of the Great West and Their Inhabitants; Donne, Al (1859) Mothers and Infants Nurses and Nursing; Adams, W. H. Davenport (1870) The Mysteries of the Ocean; Duncan, J. Matthews (1879) Papers on the Female Perineum; Simpson, Thomas (1767) A Treatise on Algebra; Vidal (de Cassis) (1839, 2 Vols.) Traite de Pathologie Externe et de Medecine Operatoire; Clarke, C. C. (1821) The Hundred Wonders of the World; Barres, Fernand et al. (1910) Les Transformateurs D’energie; Murphy, Arthur (1825, 2 Vols.) The Works of Samuel Johnson and much much more.
This is just a sampling of the material to be found in 160 boxes of books filling nine tables, and tables of ephemera that will be unpacked the day of the auction. We are accepting consignments for “pick” book auctions in 2014. Call Tom at 1-860-908-8067 to discuss your books or visit our website: cfabookauction.com to learn more about CFA Book Auctions.
Our next auction will be held on April 8th. Get those peas and lettuce seeds in the ground!