Bought for the subject matter or the cover art.
Appeal to certain tastes.
All five of these had great titles or great cover art.
Sometimes there are found relics in the books - bookmarks, study notes, letters, post cards, and in this case - a fold-out advertising fan.
I leave them in the books for customers to find.
These three had both the original paper covers and wonderful graphics on the bound covers.
Tied a simple ribbon around each one of these to call attention to the cover art.
Bible Characters had a whole lot of character itself.
Tattered and torn - wonderful font and book plates inside.
I have a broad customer base for vintage textbooks at all grade levels.
A World Geography book from 1950.
I bought the National Velvet book for old times' sake.
I once collected National Velvet's - I had over forty copies of them from different years, sizes, covers. etc.
I have since sold them, but still buy them when I spy one.
Can you tell it was my favorite book growing up?
I usually buy Will Rogers books - this one Ether And Me.
Yes, I do read many of the books I pick up.
Anatomy of Me caught my eye.
I sell a lot of reference books.
Everyone needs a Mammoth Encyclopedia of Wit and Humor!
RANDOM ITEMS OF INTEREST
I drove my mother to the doctor to find out more about her swallowing problem.
The office is located in a renovated cotton mill.
The sliding loading dock door is hung in the waiting room.
Look at the size!
They sanded it a little and waxed it a lot.
They must be patina people!
Here's a pic of Willie and Scout after returning from the vet.
They both have suffered sports injuries.
Willie had to get a follow-up spine adjustment for his wrenched disk.
Scout was playing with another small dog at the dog park and stopped suddenly.
The other dog rear-ended him.
Scout now is suffering a very bruised ACL in his rear left knee.
They are sad because they are not allowed at the dog park for a couple of weeks.
However they are quite in love with the pain meds!
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