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1918 The People’s Common Sense Medical Advisor by R.V. Pierce MD - 86th edition $15
Click Here for Product Details! 1918 The People’s Common Sense Medical Advisor by R.V. Pierce MD - 86th edition. Black cloth bound hard cover fully illustrated contains a massive amount of practical (and some very scary) remedies and treatments for common ailments and human disorders. There is a large section of natural remedies for various ailments with recipes, usage and drawings of plants from which they are derived.

 

COLLECTING

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ANTIQUES 

The collecting craze is just reaching it's peak.

People are afraid to dispose of anything for fear of it's present (or future) value.

You need to to know what to look for if buying and what to ask if selling.

These books will help toward understanding what is collectible, what is not and help in evaluating.

 

1969 English Silver by Judith Banister $10
Click Here for Product Details! 1969 English Silver by Judith Banister. Interesting reference book on old English silver pieces complete with 71 full colour photos.Small grey cloth bound hard cover book with dust jacket in good condition except for stain on corner of front cover and owner’s name in front pages. Someone dried a leaf in pages 126/127 which stained these and carried through for about 5 pages before. 157 pages 7 1/2 by 5 1/2"
1962 Antique Furniture for the Smaller Home by Peter Philp $7.00
Click Here for Product Details! 1962 Antique Furniture for the Smaller Home by Peter Philp. A soft cover book illustrated with photos and line drawings. Good condition with cover wrapped in cellophane. 172 pages 7" by 4 1/2"
1959 Housewife’s Guide to Collecting Antiques by Leslie Gross $10
Click Here for Product Details! 1959 Housewife’s Guide to Collecting Antiques by Leslie Gross. Yellow cloth hard cover with dust jacket. A practical guide to furnishing your home tastefully and comfortably with beautiful and unusual items from the past. Illustrated with sketches for recognizing shapes and styles and ideas for substituting items for mundane uses.
1969 Medieval Goldsmith’s Work translated from the 1966 Italian original by Margaret Crossland $10.00
Click Here for Product Details! 1969 Medieval Goldsmith’s Work translated from the 1966 Italian original by Margaret Crossland. A grey cloth hard cover with dust jacket in good condition and 157 pages. 7 1/2" by 5 1/4" it covers antique masterpieces made from gold through the centuries. 77 plates in full color this book is a marvel of goldsmith worksmanship.
1972 Collecting Antique Furniture by Plantagenet Sommerset Fry $5.00
Click Here for Product Details! 1972 Collecting Antique Furniture by Plantagenet Sommerset Fry. A soft cover book filled with marvellous colour images of amazing pieces of furniture. Written by an author with a tragedy filled life (see below) but still managed over 50 books. The soft cover is protected by a piece of cellophane to keep the condition pristine. 7" by 4 5/8"
1972 Collecting Antiques edited by Ian Angus $7.00
Click Here for Product Details! 1972 Collecting Antiques edited by Ian Angus. An illustrated glossy hard cover with dust jacket in very good condition. Has owner’s name inside cover and dust jacket is slightly rippled under the cellophane covering but can be ironed.Good condition otherwise. 128 pages layed out in 7 sections with photos accompanying the text. 8" by 6"
European porcelain $15
Click Here for Product Details! European porcelain. Small grey cloth bound hard cover with dust jacket. 69 colour plates.
1960s Kovel’s Quick Tips 799 Helpful Hints on Caring for Your Collectibles $5
Click Here for Product Details! 1960s Kovel’s Quick Tips 799 Helpful Hints on Caring for Your Collectibles. Written by Ralph and Terry Kovel. Never out of date these suggestions will help you maintain antiques and other collectibles in order to maintain and increase their value. Softcover
1967 Collecting Impressionist Painters book $7.00
Click Here for Product Details! 1967 Collecting Impressionist Painters book. A small book with full page, full colour illustrations of some the great impressionist painters suitable for framing.
1970 Bantam "Porcelain, a Knowledge Through Color" series book $20
Click Here for Product Details! 1970 Bantam "Porcelain, a Knowledge Through Color" series book
1999 1901 T. Eaton Co. Ltd. Catalog reproduction $20.00
Click Here for Product Details! 1901 T. Eaton Co. Ltd. Catalog reproduction. Reprinted in 1999 this is a reprint of the 1901 Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter catalogue issue by the T. Eaton Co. Ltd.. Contains all the items with prices and illustrations of those offered for sale in 1901. A great reference for antique collectors.