Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Ithaca, NY, United States
DoneSun, Jan 27, 2008 4:00 PM GMT
Book & Ephemera Auction - Fancy Leather, etc.
This auction will include a broad range of books and ephemera items from area estates and consignments. The books range from special, limited and author-signed editions to large groups of excellent dealer and reading stock. Highlights include the second round of selling of books from the estate of longtime book dealer Larry Tucker (this group will continue being sold over the coming months) and the first half of an area estate which includes hundreds of antique books relating to Pennsylvania history and early mining/geology. Additional featured categories include many fancy leather-bound antique sets; scarce Roycroft printings; vintage & antique children's books; other antique books; history; U. S. Civil war history and biographies; theology; linguistics; Egyptology; travel and exploration; books on books; first edition literature; literary reference; mathematics, physics, chemistry and other sciences.