FOUNTAIN PEN and CORKSCREW Reference Material

SHEAFFER’S PENS – PEN IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM by ED CARTER

Published by the author and Carter’s Inc., Lincoln, Nebraska, 1987, 67 spiral bound 8 1/2 by 11 inch pages. Photography by Dick Blomgren. Contents include: The System – Inscriptions (Shaeffer Barrel; Wasp Barrel; Shaeffer clip; Wasp clip; Sheaffer Cap) — Nibs (Sheaffer; Wasp); and, Pens (Clasp, Snorkel, Cartridge, Wasp, Desk, No Clip, Plunger, Touchdown, Flat End, Lever). UNCOMMON hard to find, and an essential reference.

PRICE — SOLD

WATERMAN’S IDEAL FOUNTAIN PEN
A WEALTH OF INFORMATION

Side stapled collection of 8 1/2 by 11 inch sheets packed with information on Waterman Fountain Pens, including:
– 12 pages of history and styles along with a chart
– Model Numbering System – one page
– Designs described – 2 pages
– Overlay patterns – 7 pages
– Early Pens of the L. E. Waterman Company 1888-1915 – 34 pages

PRICE — SOLD

KNIVES WITH CORKSCREWS by BOB NUGENT – 1987

Softcover, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, published by the author in Hillsboro, New Hampshire in 1987 with 31 pages packed with information, line drawings and photographs. UNCOMMON with history, knife construction, basic types, “the buried corkscrew”, Longer Corkscrews; discussions of various patents; tool kits; and, much more. EXTREMELY UNCOMMON

PRICE — $60 – (Order No. eb1639)

ROBERT MURPHY: NEW ENGLAND CORKSCREW MAKER by BOB NUGENT 1990

Mimeograph or offset privately published monograph (8 1/2 by 11 inches) with 24 pages. The first six pages by Nugent include: History – Products – Corkscrews – Markings. The remainder of the pages are reproductions of ads, catalogues, and a patent.

just a tad of foxing to a few pages

PRICE — $35 – (Order No. eb1640)

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