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$39.95 Greatest Short Stories, Complete 6 Volume Set by P.F. Collier & Son Co., Copyright 1953 - Item # 302
This is a Vintage 1953 Hardback Complete 6 Volume Set of the Greatest Short Stories by P.F. Collier & Son Co., copyright 1953. The 6 volume complete set includes the following:
1-3. American Short Stories 4-6 Foreign Short Stories These books are in good condition for their age. They are some crayon marks in a few on the cover pages. There is a few damp or water stains at the edges, but that does not effect the pages. This set weights 7.38 lbs. These books are eligible for USPS Media Rate. A beautiful set for your library or reading by the fire.
$39.95 Rare Antique Bible Authors by R. W. Doeghty, Published by The Educational Game Company, Copyright 1895 - Item #427
This is a Rare Antique Educational Card Game of Bible Authors by R. W. Doeghty with a Copyright date of 1895. The Educational Game Company in New York published this game. There are a total of 80 cards with a page of directions. The cards are in the original box. The cards are in excellent condition considering their age. They have printing on one side. We found one card with a small ink stain on it and two cards that were nibbled at one corner. The box is original and has come apart on one side and on top. If you would like additional pictures, please email me. They are a lovely set of cards and a great addition for any collector of antique games.
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