The Secret Rules Lone Ranger Safety Scout Club Historic 1935 Silvercup Manual


One of the earliest Lone Ranger premiums is the Silvercup Bread manual entitled SECRET SESSION RULES OF THE LONE RANGER SAFETY SCOUT CLUB. An unusual manual, apparently not sent to ordinary members but only to full-fledged Head Scouts or Club Presidents! This is arguably the most important Lone Ranger premium! It lists rules and procedures […]

The Picture Alphabet for Little Children Published in 1807 by Samuel Wood, 362 Pearl Street, New York


Original 1807 Edition; The Picture Alphabet for Little Children contains alphabets with woodcuts illustrating objects; 16 pages total including covers, with 2 letters to a page; Size: 3″ x 2 inches;  This work has the distinction of being one of the first publications issued by Samuel Wood, who would go on to a distinguished career […]

The Social Sacred Melodist by Oliver Shaw 1835


The Social Sacred Melodist, Consisting of Songs, Duets, Anthems, & C: Composed and Arranged, with an Accompaniment for the Piano Forte Or Organ, and Respectfully Inscribed to the Lovers of Sacred Harmony by Oliver Shaw; Published and Sold by The Author; 1835; musical scores with text; 99 pages; Sheply & Wright Printers, Providence, Rhode Island; […]

1889 Sci-Fi


Laurie, Andre; Conquest of the Moon : A Story of the Bayouda 1889; Publisher Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington Limited 1889; original illustrated green cloth hardcover with bright gilt; tissue guard intact; illustrated with plates; some rubbing to corners; spine ends chipped; gilt page ends; very early science fiction; scarce Find Rare Books and […]