antique books

Antique books

Knowledge whether of old or recent is a beautiful thing and one of the proven ways to find it is by reading books. You can get information about centuries past, millennia, and ages which are stored up in antique books.

An antique book offers you a leeway into the mind, life, culture and history of ages past. These books cut across all fields such as Religion, philosophy, science, Law, politics, economics, Medicine, and architecture, etc.

If you have the dream to build a library collection then you cannot do away with antique books.

Also, if you are a person who enjoys reading and gathering information on historical events you would understand the value of antique books.

Nest checkmark books, etc. Nest checkmark books, etc.
Lot 9Nest checkmark books, etc.
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3 books, Else Ury *Nest check, baking fish time* Illustrates A young girl's story, 216 PP., 4 color. Boards of Carl Benebek, around 1930, Berlin, Meidingers youth fonts, color. ill. OLn., u *nest check and their Chicks. Narration for young girls, 200 PP., Illustrated with 9 text images, 4 color...
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The address book of the Saxon-Thuringian industry, The address book of the Saxon-Thuringian industry,
Lot 12The address book of the Saxon-Thuringian industry,
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Ed. from the Export Association in the Kingdom of Saxony, German / French / English / Spanish, With 6 Fig. on plates, Foreword, Preface, list of classes of Goods, Index, etc. II. part listings. Part III directory  recommended to German and foreign addresses, 1907, Dresden, 638, 202, 120, 66 p., 6 t...
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6 children's books 6 children's books
Lot 156 children's books
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small in size, in color, illustrated with 1. Heinzel The Innkeeper. 2. Christmas the  little Bernhard. 3. Spring flowers. 4. Sonni is looking for the Easter Bunny. 4. Year in-year out with imp + mouse. 6. Of the seven Easter Bunny
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6 children's books 6 children's books
Lot 166 children's books
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small in size, with color illustrations, with 1. Thumbelina. 2. Family Brown. 3.  Schnubbern grayling. 4. Saint Nicholas comes. 5. Molly the Bunny child. Love the rays of the sun.
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3 Stories - Books 3 Stories - Books
Lot 803 Stories - Books
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*The most beautiful stories out of thousand and one nights, 690 p., In the island publishing house, Leipzig 1966, Oln. m. SU., Wilhelm Hauff * * * adventures from the morning country* Selected fairy tales, 240 p. with illustrations., Publisher Rudolstadt, 1973, Pappbd Attack. and *Bruin* bears and b...
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2 Teddy Bear Books 2 Teddy Bear Books
Lot 872 Teddy Bear Books
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*True stories from the life of the Teddy bear* and of Those you Love* by Rosalie Upton, 135 p. with num. Col. Fig., Coppenrath Verlag, Münster 1996, Halbln., *Teddy bears* stories and poems about the Teddy bear, 64 p. with num. Col. Fig., Ars - Edition, München 1996, Pappbd. with SU., ges. 2 PCs.
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Handbook of weaving Handbook of weaving
Lot 90Handbook of weaving
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An educational and helpful book for self-teaching for manufacturer, operating officials, weaving wire...., Ed. J. Shams, in 2 volumes, Vol. 1 Text with 656 S. u. 40 p. advertisements, Vol. 2 Atlas with 174 panels in 1904, Fig., Verlag von Bernh. Friedr. Voigt, Leipzig, 1914, ges. 2 PCs.
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Dresden - 2 Brochures Dresden - 2 Brochures
Lot 95Dresden - 2 Brochures
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*The participants of the German teacher's meeting* Pentecost 1929 for the reminder, description of the old Dresden, 31 p., ill., *Dresden* The picturesque town of the fine arts, travel brochure, tourism office of the city of Dresden 1929, ges. 2 PCs.
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The Post Travel - Brochures The Post Travel - Brochures
Lot 97The Post Travel - Brochures
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6 piece, *Happy journey* through a German travel Agency, THE, 1955, *fair Map* Leipzig, 1964, *in Arnstadt, Germany, i. of Thuringia* and environment in word and image, 51 p., with Fig. & advertising, *lead-hole lock* 32 p., ill., Geschichtl. & description of the construction of the ...
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The Post Mini Books The Post Mini Books
Lot 99The Post Mini Books
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*About the book* 2 volumes in a miniature slipcase. v. Heinz Knobloch, Offizin Andersen Nexö, Leipzig 1974, OLeder, *the Wittenberg book printing signets* technical book publishing house Leipzig, 1983, first ed., OLeder, slipcase & Hans Lülfing *In the cradle of the alphabet*, the same publi...
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2 brochures 2 brochures
Lot 1042 brochures
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*The Jews* the chosen people of God, 80 p. selected, u. *Fifty years of "Reich crystal night" * - and now what?, 107 p., Hans - Friedrich Luchterhandt, 1991 & 1994, Brosch.
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2 Brochures Palace Of Culture Maxhütte 2 Brochures Palace Of Culture Maxhütte
Lot 1192 Brochures Palace Of Culture Maxhütte
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with *Max* 100 needs.Exhibition in 1988 the Palace of culture Maxhütte Unterwellenborn, results of a contest of painting and graphics, u *Max and the art* 1945 - 1989, 108.Exhibition in 1989, with zahlr., part color. Fig., Brosch., ges. 2 PCs.
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Handbook of the arts Handbook of the arts
Lot 141Handbook of the arts
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3 volumes, *painting of the Renaissance in Italy* by Dr. Erich v. d. Bercken, 274 p., *Dutch painting of the late Gothic and Renaissance* Dr. Franz Dülberg, 177 p., *painting of the Renaissance in Italy* by Konrad Escher, 320 p., with num. Textabb. on panels, mont., color. Fig., Akademische Verlagsg...
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German Reading Book German Reading Book
Lot 145German Reading Book
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for elementary schools, Fourth volume, 320 p. with a single. Fig., Dürr'sche Buchhandlung, Leipzig, Julius Klinkhardt Verlag buchhandlung, Leipzig, J. C. F. pick Hahn & son Verlag, Chemnitz, printed in 1939, Oln., § 86/86a StGB
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2 books by Wolf Oeringk 2 books by Wolf Oeringk
Lot 1542 books by Wolf Oeringk
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*Junker Hasso* A narrative of the time of the French, 1802 - 1807, 205 p. with images of Hermann Ebers, Verlag von A. Anton & co., Leipzig 1937, Oln. with SU. ( damage.), *The Black Duke* A historical narrative of the period from 1806 - 1815, 235 p. with images of Hermann Ebers, with the sam...
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Textbook of botany Textbook of botany
Lot 161Textbook of botany
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for higher educational institutions, and the Hand of the teacher, as well as for all friends of nature, by Otto Schmeil, 522 p., with 48 coloured and 20 black panels as well as with num. Text, pictures, 1917-Leipzig, Verlag von Quelle & Meyer, OLn., Dr. Otto *wishes, excursion flora for dss ...
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6 art books 6 art books
Lot 1786 art books
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5 volumes *The art* monthly issues for Free and applied art, Vol. 62, 1929-1930, Vol. 63, 1930-1931, 65.Bd., 1931-1931, 69.Bd., 1933-1934 and 81.Bd., 1939-1940, with umfangr. Fig., Verlag F. Bruckmann,, München, mostly Ol., to do this, Onni Okkonen *The Finnish art*, 46 p. Text, and 209 in Fig., Wil...
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5 Books Of Saxony 5 Books Of Saxony
Lot 1795 Books Of Saxony
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*Saxony cities* A book of home pride & Wanderlust, by Konrad Haumann, 229 PP. with text illustrations., Verlag der Dürr'schen Buchhandlung, Leipzig, 1925, Halbln., *Wandering to old world craftsmanship* by Herbert Kürth, 174 p. with Textabb., Old Berlin Verlag Lucie Groszer, Oln. with S...
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Yearbook Of Saxony In 1930 Yearbook Of Saxony In 1930
Lot 181Yearbook Of Saxony In 1930
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Politics, economy, art, science, in the free state of Saxony, Hsg.v. Wilhelm Külz, Leipzig, heling sche Verlags-Anstalt in 1929, Colored frontispiece-panel, 136 PP. with contributions from 24 authors & 55-Fig., View, OPbd. Back with kl. Missing part, otherwise well preserved
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House books for Saxony House books for Saxony
Lot 183House books for Saxony
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Home in word and image. Illustrated monthly for the care of the local history and love for the homeland. Band 2 , 1922 January, 1 - December, H. 12., Hsg. Roland Fiedler, Olbernhau, 384 PP. with very many Fig. and zahlr. Contributions to the subject, &a. v. Max Wenzel, Anna Wechsler, Richard...
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Handbook on the officials of the German Reichsbank Handbook on the officials of the German Reichsbank
Lot 188Handbook on the officials of the German Reichsbank
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completed with the personnel changes of 12.In June 1941, 535 S., arr. in the personnel Department I, Printed in the printing house of the German Reichsbank, Halbln., § 86/86a StGB
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Flyer of the year book Flyer of the year book
Lot 191Flyer of the year book
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International journal of aviation, ed. by Heinz A. F. Schmidt, 8 volumes, years. From 1958 to 1965, 164 to 172 p. with num., part color. Fig., TRANS-press, publishing house of transport and communications, Berlin 1957 to 1964, Oln., ges. 8 PCs., well
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Items Scrapbooks Items Scrapbooks
Lot 192Items Scrapbooks
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comprehensive collection of various scrapbooks, *German colonies*, *The world in pictures*, *Zeppelin* *The art of the people* and further, ges. 22 PCs., Completeness not checked
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The Great Miracle Book The Great Miracle Book
Lot 193The Great Miracle Book
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The wonders of the world in word and image, presented by Otto Zimmermann, 241 PP. with 212 images in the Text, and 4 multi-colored panels, Friedrich Andreas Perthes, Stuttgart 1926, Oln. with mont. color. Cover image, good
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The Post Coin Books The Post Coin Books
Lot 211The Post Coin Books
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6 PCs., *German medals* from the time of the 30-year. War (1618 - 1648) and her geschichtl. Background, H. Gietl Verlag & publication service, 2010, Brosch., *Greek Coinage* coinage of Deultum, 32 panels, with Fig. in folding portfolio, *The character of Joseph Wild* goldsmith & jewe...
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3 old books 3 old books
Lot 2123 old books
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*The belletristic abroad* ed. by Carl Spindler, Cabinet library of the class of novels of all Nations, 1135ter to 1138ter Band, Verlag der Franckh'schen Buchhandlung, Stuttgart, 1848, Oln., this later edition of the same title, 1871stes to 1873stes ribbon, the same publisher, 1853, Oln. and *yo...
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Hello! - a children's book Hello! - a children's book
Lot 214Hello! - a children's book
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From dawn to evening glow, A book for our little ones, no. 247, With verses by A. Steinkamp, u. zahlr., colored illustration. E. Voigt, imperf. S., without the Publisher's statement, Pappbd., The back is missing, traces of usage
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Textbook of surgery Textbook of surgery
Lot 222Textbook of surgery
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in 2 volumes, ed. E. Gohrbrandt - E. v. Redwitz, and F. Sauerbruch, the first Bd. with a General. Part of the head, neck, chest, abdomen, urinary and sexual organs, 940 S. 661 part color. Fig., The Second Bd. with surgery of the spine, the pelvis, the limbs and the autonomic nervous system, 660 p. 5...
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4 coin books 4 coin books
Lot 2234 coin books
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*directory and character* Gross and small Coins, which the electors, princes and estates of the Upper Sächs. Circle of high-net-worth...., Reprint of 1572, TRANS-press publishing house for transport studies, Berlin, 1981, art leather m. SU., *Mint marks from all over the world* by Jindrich Marco, Ar...
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The Lake Constance Book 1943 The Lake Constance Book 1943
Lot 225The Lake Constance Book 1943
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Thirtieth Year, 114 p., with zahlr., part color. Fig. Appendix, Verlag Dr. Karl Höhn, Ulm - Donau 1943, Pappbd Advertising.,
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Antique Book Worth

Wondering what an antique book is worth? Let’s help you out:

  • They contain valuable information;
  • They often have vintage looks;
  • They compliment libraries well, and
  • They can be used for decoration.

People who like having touches of vintage in their homes often achieve this by stacking antique books on a shelf.

The matching set of vintage books is also a great way to fill empty spaces. Most of the books are about the same shapes and sizes which make them easy to shelve and arrange. Together they function as decorative objects.

 

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Our one time auction offers unique chances of getting the earliest versions and copies of books. We auction the finest forms of antique books and you can get vintage copies of books that are up to 200 years old. Isn’t that cool? It is like owning a classic car. You don’t drive it; you just polish and display it.

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