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GERMANIA KALENDER 1915
Published by Verlag Von Geo.
Brumder, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (1915)
Hardcover, [PU: Verlag Von Geo.
Brumder, Very Good. 326 Pages Clean,
tight copy with no writing or
markings. Not an Ex-Library Book or
a Book Club Edition. The first pages
are a calendar/day-planner, and the
rest of the book is devoted to news
of the day, fiction and anecdotes.
Measures: 5-1/2" x 7-3/4"
Includes numerous color and B&W
illustrations, maps, tables, charts,
and many illustrated advertisements
in the rear. Red cover with black
lettering. Book shows minor wear and
all pages are intact and complete
excepting the Title page shows a
small tear at binding. Text is all
Item # 10157 $25.00
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Bell Telephone Almanac for 1951,
75th Anniversary - 1876 to 1951;
12 page (excluding cover) Telephone
Almanac for 1951, celebrating the
75th Anniversary of the Bell
Telephone System 1876 - 1951
This extraordinary piece of
memorabilia is in excellent
condition, with no bends, folds,
tears, nor stains - no notations nor
alterations from original at all.
Contains a mother lode of
interesting historical information.
In January of 1878 for example,
there was precisely one telephone
exchange, which had 50 subscribers.
For every day of every month, an
event of historical significance is
"Telephone Almanac for 1951, Being
the 175th Year of the Independence
of the United States and the 75th
Year of the Electric Speaking
Telephone" Size 6 3/4" X 10"
Item #boc-10019 $9.50
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The World Almanac and Book of
Facts for 1924 by Robert Hunt
The New York World, 1924.
Fabulous advertising about rare
items of the times.
The World Almanac was begun in
1868 by the New York World
newspaper. Publication was
suspended in 1876 and resumed in
1886. The title has varied
slightly; full titles have
included "The World Almanac and
Encyclopedia" and "The World
Almanac and Book of Facts". No
copyright renewals are known to
exist for volumes of this
serial. It is still published
Fair to good condition/No Dust
Jacket. Ex-library with one
label; heavy wear to the edges;
hinges broken; pages chipped and
Item #boc-10092 $15.50
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1912 Victorian Golden Thoughts
Quotes Calendar Barse & Hopkins
cr 1910 Roycroft
Bound with illustrated paper covers
and string, 9" x 5".
Each weekly quote is surrounded by a
different decorative border.
Produced in the style made popular
by the Roycroft Press during that
Barse & Hopkins was founded in
1909 when William J. Barse (of the
publisher Brewer, Barse and Co.,
Chicago) partnered with John H.
Hopkins and began publishing in New
Acquired in the 1930's by Grosset
& Dunlap using the old name
A scarce item in very good condition
for the age. Softcover volume.
Covers are very good with slightly
bumped corners. Pages are tanned due
The last Dec. page shows one hole
let loose. One Sept page separated
from booklet but there. Great for
the Arts and Craft collector or
Item #boc-10918 $70.00
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