Ithaca, NY, United States
DoneSun, Jun 8, 2008 3:00 PM UTC
Book and Ephemera Auction - Baedeker etc.
This auction will include a broad range of books and ephemera items from area estates and consignments. The books range from special, limited editions to large groups of excellent dealer and reading stock. Highlights of this auction include a two-volume rare author-signed history of the Alaskan railroad and several early Baedeker guides. A number of lots will feature antique and important works written in German and other languages. This auction will also include another installment of scholarly books from the estate of longtime local book dealer, Larry Tucker. Featured categories include vintage & antique children's books; United States history; biographies; world history; theology; author-signed books; linguistics; philosophy and theology; math and sciences; archaeology and anthropology; medicine; literary studies; social commentary; zoology; and other antique books and ephemera.