The Monday April 8th “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: Tuckey, Captain J. K. (1818) Narrative of an Expedition to Explore the River Zaire; Hemingway, Ernest (1933) Winner Take Nothing; Fergusson, James (1887, 2 Vols. In leather) A History of Architecture in All Countries; Murphy, Robert Cushman (1936, 2 Vols. Signed) Oceanic Birds of South America; Cather, Willa (1935, Signed) Lucy Gayheart; Coward, Noel (1929, Signed) Bitter Sweet and Other Plays; Kredel, Fritz (1938, Woolly Whale) Schnit=Zelbank; Woolf, Virginia (1922) Jacob’s Room; Millay, Edna St. Vincent (1934, Signed) Wine from These Grapes; Dahl, Roald (1970) Fantastic Mr. Fox; Stegner, Wallace (ARC, No date, Signed?) The Spectator Bird; Bancroft, George (1892, 6 Vols., Signed slip laid in) History of the United States; Theil, Erster (1788) Physikelische und Philosofhische Abhandlunger der Gesellschaft, 30 OZ books, several Dr. Doolittle books, a leather bound set of Jared Sparks The Writings of George Washington and other attractive leather bound sets, 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 in May with the day and date to follow. IN THE EVENT OF BAD WEATHER, call 1-860-908-8067 to confirm that the auction will be held. In the unlikely event the auction is cancelled canceled, it will be held the following day.
Preview ~ 1:30 PM
Auction ~ 6:30 PM