Friends Monthly Book Auction

April 2017

To view these items and make a bid, visit the display case next to the parking lot entrance of the Central Library.  Bidding ends on Saturday, May 6 at 12:00 p.m.   



1.      The Nixon’s -  A Family Portrait; signed copy by Edward C. Nixon, younger brother; copyright 2009; family pictures, biography of family; new, clean book.          minimum bid $6


2.      My book house up one pair of stairs; copyright 1951; third in volume, very collectible; excellent condition; edited by Olive Beaupre Miller.                                 minimum bid $6


3.      Battle Stations - your Navy in action; copyright I 1946;  naval pictures of WWII; color, black and white; good condition for age;       minimum bid $6


4.      Modern Priscilla Cookbook; copyright 1924, Boston; clean for age; one thousand home tested recipes.            minimum bid $6


5.      Death Comes to the Archbishop; copyright 1950; vintage, good condition for age;             minimum bid $6


6.      3 paperback books; Duel in the sun, 1944; Action of the Tiger, 1957; Blood Alley, 1955; all in fair shape for age; yellowing pages;                                     minimum bid $6


7.      The Butterflies’ Day; by W. H. Koebel; no copyright date in book; illustrated by Hilda T. Miller; given as a gift from Mama, 1927; clean collectable;                             minimum bid $6


8.      Inch and Miles; copyright 2003; signed copy by Coach John Wooden; clean new copy signed by basketball coach;             minimum bid $6


9.      Good things to eat; copyright 1909; seventh edition; a Larkin Co. cookbook; good condition for age;                    minimum bid $6


10.   Charles Dickens’ children stories; copyright 1900; given as a gift in 1901 for Christmas; stories told by his granddaughter;                                   minimum bid $6