Popular Home Decoration Vintage Hardcover Book by Mary Davis Gillies of McCall's Magazine
Vintage Interior Decorating Book. This vintage hardcover book is a copy of Popular Home Decoration by Mary Davis Gillies. The author was the Associate Editor for McCall's Magazine. The book was copyrighted in 1940 by Wm. H. Wise Company. There are 307 pages on interior decorating and bringing your home back to life. The book is approx. 11 1/4" x 8 1/2". It is in good condition with some wear, aging and staining. There is an old basement smell to the book. There is scuffing and bumping and some creasing. There is also some tearing of the pages.
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1951 Better Homes and Gardens Handyman's Book Binder
Here is a 1951 binder from Better Homes and Gardens. It is their Handyman's Book. It is a red 5 ring binder filled with information for DIY repairs. It is in okay condition. The binder looks like it has been well used. There is wear and tear along with staining and discolorations through out the book including the binder. Some of the pages have been torn at the binder holes.
Queen of Home From Attic to Cellar Antique Hardcover Book
1893 Antique Queen of Home. This hardcover book is titled Queen of Home, Her Reign from Infancy to Age, From Attic to Cellar. This book is by Emma Churchman Hewitt. Twelve different departments are included in this book. They range from treating of home occupations to social relations. It also includes papers by Eminent Authorities on home decorations and the sick room. The book is appropriately illustrated and was published by Interantional Publishing Company in 1893. There is typical aging, wear and tear of book this old. The book does have some stainings, discolorations and small tearing of the pages. There is writing inside. The spine is coming loose as well.
The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser by RV Pierce 1876
Antique Medical Adviser Book. This antique hardcover book is a copy of The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser, in plain English, or Medicine Simplified. The book is by R.V. Pierce, M.D. It is the third edition, revised. The book was published in 1876 at the World's Dispensary Printing Office and Bindery. There are 912 pages in the book. It is in good condition especially for its age. There is wear, aging, staining, yellowing of the pages. The spine is loose and cracked. There is writing in the book. There is damage to the cover and spine. The edges/corners are bumped/scuffed. The pages are creased.
Dr. Chase's Receipt Book Household Physician Memorial Edition
Antique Dr. Chase's Receipt Book. This antique hardcover book is a copy of Dr. Chase's Recipt Book and Household Physician. It is the Memorial Edition, Third, Last and Complete Copy, written by A. W. Chase, M.D. The book was published by F. B. Dickerson in 1889. There are 865 pages in the book. It is in rather rough condition. The covers have what appears to be cardboard/heavy paper glued to it. The spine is damaged. There is writing, wear, aging, staining, yellowed pages, missing and loose pages in the book. The spine is loose as well.