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Silent Auction

Friends of the Library - Silent Auction

The silent auction opens on January 1 and will close on or about January 31.  A description of the silent auction books follows.  To view the books or place a bid, please visit our display in the lobby of the Main Library.  All proceeds go directly to purchase new materials for the library.

332 Magazine Covers by Norman Rockwell       
Minimum Bid $11
Full-page color reproductions of the magazine covers by one of America’s most recognizable illustrators.

American Farmer  
Paul Mobely
Minimum Bid $10      
More than 200 full color and black and white photos of farmers and ranchers, with men and women from cattle ranches to strawberry farmers.

Vera Wang on Weddings 
Minimum Bid $10
The well-known fashion designer’s guide to what to choose, from finding the rings to the events on the day after the wedding.    

Beers of the World  
Bill Yenne
Minimum Bid $7
A tour of beer, beer styles and examples of beer labels, all illustrated with 300 color photos.

The Indispensable Cat  
J. C. Suarés
Minimum Bid $6
Painters, cartoonists and writers show or write about the roles cats have played throughout the centuries. Hundreds of color and black and white illustrations.

Jane’s Encyclopedia of Aviation  
Portland House 
Minimum Bid $7
Ignore the less than perfect dust jacket. This is the definitive resource on aircraft from the hot air balloon to jet aircrafts. More than 2,000 illustrations in black and white and color. 

North American Indian Portraits   
Thomas W. Kavanagh
Minimum Bid $7
Photographs taken by Joseph K. Dixon, a contemporary of Edward Curtis, between 1908 and 1913. 

Wolf Kahn Pastels   
Wolf Kahn
Minimum Bid $6
Lavishly illustrated with pastel landscapes and portraits. 

Frank Lloyd Wright: The Western Work  
Dixie Legler
Minimum Bid $6
Photographs of the famous architect’s work from Montana to Washington state. 

Pasta Light
Minimum Bid $6
Low cal, high taste recipes, with color photos of each one, and also calorie counts.

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