Come on out to the Milford-Miami Township Branch on Saturday, May 19 (10:00 am – 4:00 pm) and Monday, May 21 (3:00 pm – 7:45 pm) for our first ever Vintage Collections Super Sale. The sale will feature a mix of old, semi-rare, specialty items, signed books, vintage paperbacks and magazines, comics, nice condition modern books, and music CDs. All of the items in the sale have been donated to help raise funds for the library. There will be no ex-library materials at this event. All items will be priced. Cash and checks will be accepted.
Here’s a sampling of just a few of the things you will find at the Vintage Collections Super Sale:
Art Books – A large number of impressive, large format art books on many different popular and important artists. Many of these books are in nearly new or “gift quality” condition. Picasso, Van Gogh, and Gauguin are among the artists represented by multiple titles.
Classical Music – Over 150 classical music CDs.
Vintage Magazines and Newspapers – Thirty different 1930s issues of Popular Science. Numerous back issues of Kentucky Explorer magazine, which features Kentucky history and genealogy. The 100th Anniversary Edition of The Clermont Sun from 1928.
Comic Books – Some of the titles are quite offbeat, including an independent comic from 1986 titled Reagan’s Raiders, in which President Reagan becomes a superhero.
History Books – A large and diverse selection of books on American history. The Civil War is particularly well-represented.
Late 1800s & Early 1900s Books – A large number of books from the late 1800s and early 1900s, encompassing many different genres and topics. Young adult series novels of the period are well-represented.
Other categories of items that will be at the sale include: Animals & Plants; Cars, Trains & Transportation; Children’s; Cooking; Crafts, Design & Home Decor; Film & Television; Literature; Local History & Interest; Reference; Religion; Science & Nature; Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror; and Sports.