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1 Bok, Gordon >> Time and the Flying Snow : Songs of Gordon Bok
Sharon, Conn: Folk-Legacy Records; 1977 Softcover Near Fine Illustrated by Gordon Bok 
88 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall white softcover, 88 pages, index, about 60 songs with lyrics, guitar chords, background info, and music in standard notation, most also in tab. Illustrated with author's b/w drawings and wood carvings. ; Original and folklore songs. ; Small price sticker on front, as issued. Inconsequential wear. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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2 Chase, A. W. (Alvin Wood) >> Dr. Chase's Recipes, Or, Information for Everybody : An Invaluable Collection of about Eight Hundred Practical Recipes . . .
Ann Arbor: A. W. Chase; 1960 38th Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
384 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small hardcover, green leatherette boards, gold lettering, [xxxii] + 384 pages, display ads on endpapers, brief medical glossary, about 800 recipes for all manner of items you couldn't buy off the shelf in 1866, such as: vinegar, glue, cough lozenge, varnish, lacquer, solder, water-proof paste for leather, fire-proof paint, horse liniment, hair dye, silk dye, rat poison, tomato catchup, much more. ; Originally published by author in Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1866, 38th edition stated. This is a facsimile reprint. No date on this unit but we estimate 1960. ; Very minor edgewear. Front endpaper has small goldfoil sticker and small gift note dated 1974. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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3 Chase, A. W. (Alvin Wood) with Lorenzo Davis >> Dr. Chase's Third, Last and Complete Receipt Book and Household Physician : Practical Knowledge for the People, Memorial Edition
Detroit: F. B. Dickerson & Company; 1889 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
865 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Brown textured leatherette boards, gold spine lettering, [xvi] + 865 pages, several b/w illustrations, 2 indexes, glossary of medical terms. Bulk of the text concerns recipes (here called receipts) for all manner of pioneer foods, plus many for preparations such as cleaners, fertilizers, and fabric dyes. Another section discusses home remedies, nursing, midwifery, etc. There are also sections of agricultural, mechanical, and beekeeping tips. ; Memorial Edition stated, with brief bio of author by the Rev. Lorenzo Davis of Ann Arbor. ; Copyright 1886. This edition 1889. This is an actual book from 1889, not a facsimile reprint or print-on-demand fake. ; Complete title is a mile long, as was customary in the days before publishers put all advertising on jacket. ; Book shows no major defects, except that binding does not appear to be original, but perhaps from 1930s. A touch of foxing to front 3 leaves. Pages are yellowed from age but not brittle. No marks. Binding is tight. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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4 Lemaster, Richard (Le Master) >> Wildlife in Wood : And Duck Carver's Handbook
Chicago: Contemporary Books; 1978 0809273365 / 9780809273362 Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
244 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Large oblong hardcover, tan cloth, gold lettering, 244 pages, chapter on duck behavior and psychology, chapter on duck anatomy, over 500 high-quality b/w photos and diagrams, 9 photos in color. ; Written by 30-year veteran of carving and high-quality model work, with keen eye for detail who, for this book, invented new techniques for photographing real ducks at extreme close range. This book is not aimed at the decoy carver (decoys do not have to have realistic detail) but will appeal to anyone, including decoy carvers, who wishes to carve, model or paint realistic ducks. ; Book shows light shelfwear. Small address label on front endpaper. Light foxing here and there. Jacket is quite worn, edges have many small chips, everything is readable. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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5 Penny, Clifford >> Fascination of Marquetry, The
N. Y. : D. Van Nostrand Company; 1955 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
93 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, tan boards, 93 pages, appendix, over two dozen b/w line diagrams in text, 4 b/w photos on glossy plates. ; 1955. Written by Clifford Penny, secretary, London Area Chapter, Marquetry Society. ; The art of veneering and inlaying decorative layers of wood, in pices of different shapes and colors, to enhance the beauty of furniture, floors, or objects of art. ; Book shows only a touch of wear, small dampstain affecting only the lower tips of final 3 leaves. Jacket rubbed, small closed tear near crown. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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6 Portis, Charles >> True Grit : (1st Paperback Edition, 1969)
N. Y. : Signet/New American Library; 1969 1127417983 / 9781127417988 First Paperback Edition Paperback Near Fine 
190 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Paperback, textured covers, all edges inked yellow. Published prior to release of film, but has 4 b/w and 1 color photo from film on inside covers and rear cover, with front cover a painting in style of Grant Wood showing young lady in rustic dress with horse and rifle. ; Signet Q3761. Copyright 1968. This is 1st paperback edition, February, 1969. Photos feature John Wayne and Kim Darby. ; A touch of sunning only. Appears unread. Quite scarce in any condition. ; Signet Q Series; Vol. 3761 
Price: 22.00 USD
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7 Spiegel, Sam >> Nicholas and Alexandra : Souvenir Film Program, 1971
Hialeah, Fla: Columbia Pictures Publications; 1971 Softcover Near Fine 
24 pages; Folio (13.5") 35 cm; Very tall softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 24 glossy pages plus stiff covers, detailed text, complete list of cast and crew, 33 b/w and 29 color photos. ; Stunning program for magnificent British film epic "Nicholas and Alexandra," recounting final days of Russian empire, assassinations of Stolypin and Rasputin, brief people's government, rise of Lenin and end of royal family. All star cast including Michael Jayston, Janet Suzman, Laurence Olivier, Ian Holm, Tom Baker, Michael Redgrave, Julian Glover, John Wood, Harry Andrews, John McEnery, more. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Scarce. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Waltham >> Waltham Gauge
Detroit: Waltham Gauge Company; 1945 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Don Wood 
12 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Oblong hardcover, black buckram covers, black plastic comb binding, gilt title on front, 12 unnumbered pages, 11 real photos of Waltham products and Waltham engineers at work. No text other than title and photo credit. ; 1945 promotional publication from Waltham Gauge Company, 9114 E Forest Ave, Detroit, Michigan, makers of precision gears. Photos by Don Wood. ; Boards slightly bowed. Comb a bit misshapen but intact. Quite rare and possibly unique. 
Price: 62.00 USD
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9 Williams, Michael >> Farm Tractors in Color
N. Y. : Macmillan Publishing Company; 1974 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by John W. Wood 
183 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Small hardcover, brown boards, 183 pages, index, several b/w diagrams in text, 118 tractors from the 1890s to the 1970s shown in full color on glossy plates, with captions in rear. Errata slip bound in, as issued. ; First American Edition, 1974, stated. Illustrations by John W. Wood, Brian Hiley, W. Hobson. History of the motorized tractor in the UK and US. ; No defects to book. Jacket shows a touch of wear at heel and crown. ; Macmillan Color Series 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Wood, Leland Foster, and Robert Latou Dickinson >> Harmony in Marriage : (In Original Box, with Original Ephemera)
Great Neck, N. Y. : Round Table Press; 1960 Revised Edition; Twenty-Ninth Printing Softcover As New in As New dust jacket 
128 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Lovely white softcover with embossed white leatherette jacket, as issued. 128 pages. Index. Complete with original drop-lid box, in which are: 1) miniature marriage certificate, 2) business reply card from Pastoral Psychology Book Club, with order blank for this book. 3) 3-panel leaflet for author's other book, Love that Lasts a Lifetime, with one bent edge due to being slightly too large for box. ; Advice for couples before they marry. Also contains wedding service words for officiant. Copyright 1939. This is revised edition, 29th printing, 1960. ; No defects to book or jacket. Appears unread. Unlettered white box is intact, no split seams or corners, but shows sunning around edges. Quite scarce in this condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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