Silent Auctions

The Week of July 25 to August 1, 2017

The Friends Silent Auction is divided into three parts. An OLD AND RARE BOOKS auction consists of 2 books on the upper shelf of the rack against the wall. It remains open for bidding for two weeks. PROFESSOR PARSONS’ PICKS is a selection of 6 or more books on the second shelf picked by Professor Ted Parsons that he thinks will be of particular interest to readers, and the REGULAR AUCTION which consists of about 42 selections on the table and on the two racks. Bidding remains open for one week. The bidding is in whole dollars and ends on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. At that time there can be a bid-off between competing bidders.


You will be notified by phone if you are the highest bidder. Books may be paid for and picked up at the close of the auction (1:00 p.m. on Tuesday) OR at the Friends Bookstore in the basement of the library after 2:30 p.m. on the Tuesday of the ending of the auction.


If books are not picked up normally within TWO WEEKS they will go to the second highest bidder.


WE ARE UNABLE TO TAKE BIDS FOR BOOKS DIRECTLY ON THE WEBSITE, BUT IF YOU WISH TO BID ON A BOOK LISTED, SEND AN EMAIL TO folsmiley2@gmail.com WITH YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER AND BID.

IF YOU WISH TO ASK QUESTIONS ABOUT A PARTICULAR BOOK OR FIND OUT WHAT THE CURRENT BID IS, YOU MAY ALSO USE THIS EMAIL.


Two or more OLD and/or RARE books or sets of books are offered on the top shelf of the stand against the wall at the auction. Bidding begins at 1 pm July 18, 2017 on these books will remain open for bidding until August 1, 2017 Only facsimiles of pages and cover are there.


Silent Auction of Old, Rare and Classic Books

Item Min.Bid
14 Peter, Paul, and Mary Records $19
Zauberlinda, the Wise Witch $15

Professor Parsons’ picks

The Professor’s Picks are open One week, the same as the regular auction

Item Min. Bid
Folk Song and Ministrelstry (4 Vinyls) $5
Germinie $6
Mahatma Gandhi: HIs Own Story $6
The Revolution of Nihilism $5
The World of Winnie the P0oh $6
Girl Scout Handbook  $6

REGULAR SILENT AUCTION

Bidding on the books in the table below begins on July 25 and ends at 1pm on August 1, 2017. Dollar amounts in the table are minimum bids.


10 CD’s Chanticleer $12 4 Books on American History $7
12 Books : Smithsonian Series $12 4 Books on Espionage $6
12 CD’s American Musicals $7 4 Books on Explores $6
13 Kids Books $7 4 Books on Quilts $7
18 Mystery Books $6 4 Children’s Books $8
2 Books by Jules Verne $6 4 Children’s Books on Nature $7
2 Books on China $7 4 National Geographic Books $9
2 Books on Theaters & Movies $8 5 Books on Dog Lovers $7
2 Books on Water $12 5 History Books by Ambrose $7
2 Catholic Books $18 6 Books : My Book House $12
21 Time – Life Aviation Books $8 6 Religious Books $7
3 Books of Curiosities $6 7 Military Books $8
3 Books on Cactus $8 9 Books : Classic Cartoons $10
3 Books on The West $8 Alexandre Dumas $6
3 Books on Trains $8 Great Sea Battles $7
3 DVD Sets The Great Courses $7 Masters Of Art $6
3 Gardening Books $11 Mythologies $21
30 19th Century Books $10 Photo Redland Streetcar $7
4 Books by Jan Karon $8 San Bernardino $9
4 Books by R. L. La Fevers $8 The Shelters Of Stone $6
4 Books on Abraham Lincoln $ Victor Borge $6