Author Archives: Ray Boas

1815 EARLY BRATTLEBOROUGH, VERMONT IMPRINT BRATTLEBORO, VT – VERMONT

1815 EARLY BRATTLEBOROUGH, VERMONT IMPRINT BRATTLEBORO, VT – VERMONT The Pilgrim’s Progress from This World to That Which is to Come, Delivered Under the Similitude of a Dream by John Bunyan full calf leather with much wear, part of original … Continue reading

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SCARF TYING – 7 BOOKS and BOOKLETS with INSTRUCTIONS TO TIE AND WEAR SCARFS

SCARF TYING – 7 BOOKS and BOOKLETS with INSTRUCTIONS TO TIE AND WEAR SCARFS Offered as a lot as found in my late-bride’s wardrobe and fashion collection library are these seven items, including: THE MAGIC OF SCARF FASHION WITH THE … Continue reading

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1910 – THE ELECTRICAL WONDER BOOK MILTON BRADLEY CO., SPRINGFIELD, MASS.

THE ELECTRICAL WONDER BOOK MILTON BRADLEY CO., SPRINGFIELD, MASS. Patented Feb., 8, 1910 An uncommon early children’s activity, learning book (measuring about 10 inches by 8 3/4 inches) that can fit into many different collecting fields – movable, articulating, educational, … Continue reading

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10 JEEP SHOWROOM BOOKLETS – BROCHURES – CATALOGS covering 1986 – 2010

10 JEEP SHOWROOM BOOKLETS – BROCHURES – CATALOGS covering 1986 – 2010 Offered as a lot from the estate of the original owner are ten JEEP showroom catalogues detailing the features of these automobiles. They all appear unread, and “as … Continue reading

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1925 – I.O.O.F. COSTUMES – REGALIA AND SUPPLIES – CATALOGUE NUMBER 2

1925 – I.O.O.F. COSTUMES – REGALIA AND SUPPLIES – CATALOGUE NUMBER 2 – THE WARD-STILSON CO., ANDERSON, INDIANA A fantastic 122 page catalog measuring about 10 inches by 13 1/2 inches. Softcover, the spine has wear and tears, as do … Continue reading

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THE COUNTRY BLUES – SAMUEL B. CHARTERS – 1959 FIRST EDITION — UNIQUE SIGNED – ONE OF A KIND COPY

THE COUNTRY BLUES – SAMUEL B. CHARTERS – 1959 FIRST EDITION — UNIQUE SIGNED – ONE OF A KIND COPY Signed – Initialed note by Charters – Signed note by Moses Asch on dedication to him From the Blues Foundation … Continue reading

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1913 – GUIDE THROUGH EUROPE – PRESENTED BY THE HAMBURG AMERIKA LINE

1913 – GUIDE THROUGH EUROPE – PRESENTED BY THE HAMBURG AMERIKA LINE Remains Property of the Traveller Published by J. Hermann Herz, Berlin, 1913 as a Souvenir for Passengers touring on one of the ships of the Hamburg-Akerika Linie (sic) … Continue reading

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1935 – AMERICAN INDIAN CRAFTS and 1934 TOTEM POLES: A HAPPY HOBBY FOR BOYS – Two Booklets

1935 – AMERICAN INDIAN CRAFTS and 1934 TOTEM POLES: A HAPPY HOBBY FOR BOYS – Two Booklets Offered as a lot are two Native American items perfect for Cub or Boy Scouting, or for your craft projects or home schooling … Continue reading

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HORATIO ALGER, JR. – RAGGED DICK SERIES – FIVE (5) BOOKS

HORATIO ALGER, JR. – RAGGED DICK SERIES – FIVE (5) BOOKS In the 1970s I began collecting titles by Horatio Alger, but it was reading his, THE YOUNG BOOK AGENT, that propelled me to become (and remain) “a young book … Continue reading

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BETWEEN the PAGES — BOOKMARKERS

It is a snowy day, and along with not being bothered by staying inside by myself for almost a year with a pandemic, I am pecking away at things that have been “on the list,” many for decades. And, finally … Continue reading

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