Books & Catalogs


Item BK005, BOOK, AN ALBUM OF CANDY CONTAINERS BY JENNIE D. LONG, soft cover, 1978, 117 pages, owner’s name inside cover, 100’s of black and white pictures with descriptions, very good condition, $7

Item BK013, BOOK, PRICE GUIDE FOR INSULATORS BY JOHN AND CAROL MCDOUGALD, soft cover with spiral binding, 1995, 164 pages, pristine condition, $15

Item BK015, BOOK, AMERICAN POTTERS AND POTTERY BY JOHN RAMSAY, hard bound with protective plastic sleeve, original dust jacket, 1976, 304 pages, owner’s name inside cover, excellent condition, $25

Item BK076, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction No 1, November 17, 2008, The John and Catherine Moore Collection, 144 lots, softbound with price sheet, $8

Item BK079, OLD BOTTLES AND GHOST TOWNS BY ADELL REED, softbound, 1964, 55 pages, fair condition, $7

Item BK080, LOUISVILLE'S EARLY MEDICINE BOTTLES BY GENE BLASI, ringbound, 1992, 90 pages, really nice condition, $35

Item BK083, INDIAN BOTTLES AND BRANDS BY JOHN O'DELL, softbound, almost perfect, 1997, $25

Item BK093, COLLECTOR'S BOOK OF BOTTLES BY KLAMKIN, hardbound with dust jacket, 248 pages, 1971, lots of pictures, book is perfect, dust jacket has some wear, $15

Item BK099, THE BERTRAND BOTTLES BY RONALD SWITZER, softbound, 1974, 100 pages, good condition, $12

Item BK101, COLLECTABLE TIN CONTAINERS BY PETTIT, ringbound, 1970, colored photos of collectable tins with prices, good condition, $7

Item BK102, EASTERN BOTTLES PRICE GUIDE BY SELLARI, softbound, 1969, fair condition, listing of 1,118 bottles, $7

Item BK104, COLLECTORS GUIDE TO COUNTRY STONEWARE AND POTTERY BY RAYCRAFT, softbound, 159 pages, 1985, lots of colored photographs, excellent condition, $11

Item BK106, ON THE TRAIL OF STODDARD GLASS BY FIELD, softbound, 109 pages, 1975, good condition, $12

Item BK107, CHIPS FROM THE PONTIL BY TIBBITTS, softbound, 74 pages, 1963, rough condition, $5

Item BK111, COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO GLASS VOLUME 2 BY SPILLMAN, 467 pages, 1983, softbound with dust jacket, condition good, lots of colored pictures, $7

Item BK112, ADVERTISING TIN CONTAINERS BY POLANSKY, 96 pages, 1974, softbound, fair condition, $5

Item BK114, EARLY AMERICAN BOTTLES AND FLASKS BY VANRENSSELAER, hardbound, 310 pages, 1969, fair condition, $18

Item BK120, WESTERN WHISKEY BOTTLES BY BARNETT, softbound, 178 pages, 1991, good condition, $18

Item BK121, BITTERS BOTTLES BY WATSON, hardbound with dust jacket, 304 pages, 1965, book is perfect, dust cover has some wear, $30

Item BK133, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 3, November 16, 2009, 200 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, black glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in, $12

Item BK138, AMERICAN GLASS BY VALENTINE VAN TASSEL, hardbound, 128 pages, MCML (whatever year that is), book is perfect, $6

Item BK141, EARLY POTTERS AND POTTERIES OF NEW YORK STATE by William Ketchum, 278 pages, published 1970, the book name on the spine is faint, the book is in excellent condition, $90

Item BK172, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, August 22, 1989, Auction 16, 775 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with black and white photos, prices, $8

Item BK192, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY CATALOG, Auction 5, November 15, 2010, 202 lots, early American bottles, flasks, inks, soft bound with prices realized sheet, $8

Item BK193, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 90, December 6, 2010, "Christmas Comes Early" auction, 503 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK194, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 91, March 21, 2011, "Ides of March" auction, 450 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK198, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY CATALOG, Auction 6, June 15, 2011, 232 lots, early American bottles, flasks, inks, soft bound with prices realized sheet, $8

Item BK199, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 92, March 21, 2011, "The Summer Sizzler" Auction, 395 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK201, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 93, September 14, 2011, 151 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK202, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 7, November 15, 2011, 232 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, black glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK203, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 93, December 5, 2011, "The Christmas Comes Early" Auction, 458 lots, target balls, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK204, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 94, 95, 96, October 8, 2011, October 19, 2011, and February 1, 2012, Tom McCandless Collection Session I, II and III, 327 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, signs & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $17

Item BK205, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 94, March 19, 2012, "The Ides of March" Auction, 333 lots, whiskey pigs, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK209, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 8, May 23, 2012, 224 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, black glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK210, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 99, May 30, 2012, 177 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, green Firecracker flask, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK211, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 95, August 6, 2012, "The Dog Days of August" Auction, 466 lots, Callahan's Whiskey, target balls, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK214, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 9, November 14, 2012, 240 lots of early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, black glass & more, Western Spice Mill, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK215, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 100, October 17, 2012, 141 early American flasks & 19th Century Art Glass, Warren Lane & Gary Johnson collection, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK216, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 101, November 14, 2012, 155 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK217, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 101, November 14, 2012, 155 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK218, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 102, February 6, 2013, 225 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK219, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 96, Session 1 January 21, 2013, Session 2 February 18, 2013 "The Cabin Fever" Auction, 561 lots, green Drakes, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK220, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 96, Session 1 January 21, 2013, Session 2 February 18, 2013 "The Cabin Fever" Auction, 561 lots, green Drakes, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK224, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 97, March 25, 2013, "The March Madness" Auction, 396 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK225, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 10, May 22, 2013, 224 lots of early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, black glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK226, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 98, June 24, 2013, "The Summer Sizzler" Auction, 384 lots, blue GX-8 Sloop Star flask, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK228, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 99, July 20, 2013, "The Madness in Manchester" Auction, 100 lots, live auction at the Manchester, NH National Bottle Show, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK233, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 11, October 29, 2013, 248 lots early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, blown three-mold decanters & more, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK235, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 106, November 13, 2013, 152 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK236, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 100, December 2, 2013, "The Christmas Comes Early" Auction, 513 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK238, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 101, March 17, 2014, "The Winter Be-Gone" Auction, 401 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK239, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 108, March 26, 2014, 96 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK244, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 115, September 24, 2014, 120 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK245, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 13, October 28, 2014, 256 lots early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK246, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 105, November 24, 2014, "The Christmas Comes Early" Auction, 261 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK247, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 105, November 24, 2014, "The Christmas Comes Early" Auction, 261 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK248, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 120, March 18, 2015, 94 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, GII-5 in green, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK250, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 14, May 27, 2015, 296 lots early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, striated amethyst GIX-43, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK252, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 128, September 30, 2015, 131 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK257, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 16, June 1, 2016, 336 lots early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, blue Duffy pig, Rough & Ready flask & more, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK259, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 141, September 14, 2016, 133 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, GI-73 Genl Taylor in amethyst, GI-116 Wheat Price, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK261, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 17, November 2, 2016, 336 lots early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, GII-1A Eagle Eagle in deep amber, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK262, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 114, February 20, 2017, "The Winter Blues" Auction, 320 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

Item BK263, NORMAN C. HECKLER & COMPANY CATALOG, Auction 146, March 15, 2016, 184 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass & more, the Losacano collection, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK264, AMERICAN GLASS GALLERY, Auction 18, May 30, 2017, 336 early American bottles, flasks, bitters, free blown glass, blue Mason jar & more, soft bound with auction price sheet, $8

Item BK265, GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS CATALOG, Auction 115, June 19, 2017, "The Summer Sizzler" Auction, 314 lots, bottles, flasks, bitters, soft bound with prices realized written in and auction price sheet, $8

 

The items below have been sold, but are left on to be used for reference

Item BK012, SUPPLEMENT TO BITTERS BOTTLES BY RICHARD WATSON, illustrations by Elma Watson, hard cover with protective plastic sleeve, original dust jacket, 1968, 160 pages, pristine condition Sold

Item BK081, PONTILED MEDICINE PRICE GUIDE BY JIM HOLST, ringbound, 1998, 454 pages, good condition Sold

Item BK082, GREER PONTILED MEDICINE COLLECTION BY HARMER ROOKE GALLERIES, softbound, 1988-1989, 1,820 lots, with prices realized, very good condition Sold

Item BK084, THE BOTTLE BOOK-GUIDE TO HISTORIC EMBOSSED MEDICINE BOTTLES BY RICHARD FIKE, 300 pages, 1987, hardbound, looks new Sold

Item BK085, AMERICAN GLASS BY MCKEARIN AND MCKEARIN, hardbound, perfect condition, perfect dust jacket, 1989, 600+ pages Sold

Item BK089, CHARLES GARDNER COLLECTION BY NORMAN HECKLER, hardbound with dust jacket, 1975, with price sheet Sold

Item BK091, FOR BITTERS ONLY BY CARLYN RING, 542 pages, hardbound, moderate wear-used, with price guide Sold

Item BK095, A BIT ABOUT BALSAMS BY BETTY BLASI, softbound, 1974, 174 pages, some wear Sold

Item BK096, RED BOOK OF FRUIT JARS #10 BY LEYBOURNE, softbound, looks like it has never been used, inscribed by the author Sold

Item BK097, GEORGEANNA GREER COLLECTION OF AMERICAN STONEWARE BY HARMER ROOKE GALLERIES, 1992-1993, softbound, 807 lots Sold

Item BK100, AYER'S AMERICAN ALMANAC FROM 1859, paperback, good condition Sold

Item BK103, AMERICAN SARSAPARILLA BOTTLES BY DEGRAFFT, softbound, 1980, 158 pages, fair condition Sold

Item BK105, PATENT AND PROPRIETARY MEDICINE BOTTLES BY BALDWIN, hardbound, 1973, 540 pages, dust jacket, well used condition Sold

Item BK110, IT'S A BITTERS BY UMBERGER, 104 pages, 1969, signed by the author, softbound, good condition Sold

Item BK116, KETCHUP, PICKLES, AND SAUCES BY ZUMWALT, hardbound with dust jacket, 480 pages, 1980, very good condition Sold

Item BK118, COLLECTING THE CURES BY AGEE, softbound, signed by the author, 93 pages, 1969, fair condition Sold

Item BK119 COLLECTING ALL CURES BY AGEE, softbound, 1973, cover has scratch marks and there is writing on the back cover, inside pages are good Sold

Item BK140, GREAT AMERICAN PONTILED MEDICINES by Frederick Nielsen, 131 pages, 714 bottles and line drawings, signed by the author, book and dust cover are in excellent condition, a classic book still desired by pontiled medicine collectors Sold

Item BK143, THE BLASKE COLLECTION PART 2 by Norman Heckler, soft cover, two sessions in 1983, color and black and white photos, prices, excellent condition Sold

Item BK144, AMERICAN POT LIDS BY JACKSON, hardbound with dust jacket, 91 pages, 1987, book is in excellent condition, the dust jacket is also perfect, looks like it has never been used Sold

Item BK213, AMERICAN BOTTLES & FLASKS AND THEIR ANCESTRY by HELEN McKEARIN AND KENNETH WILSON. This is the "Bible" for those who want to collect historical flasks. The book is in almost perfect condition. The dustcover has a few minor tears but is bright. Sold