1965 · Watkins Glen, New York
Watkins Glen, New York: American Life Foundation, 1965. Softcover. VG- (All are only slightly aged; may have a small mark as ex-art library.). 4 issues. Illustrated wraps, 580 pp. total, highly illustrated in BW and some color. 4 annual issues of this periodical, variously titled, and part of a publishing run of only 10 annual issues in all (1962-1970). The inaugural issue carries one of the best subtitles in art and publishing: "Articles of Lusting Significance." Here are issues 1 (1962), 2 (1963), 4 (1964) and 5 (1965). Each one is crammed full of articles on a plethora of collectible subjects: prime antiques, toys and banks, glass and china, vehicles, stamps, cards, primitives, jewelry, political humore, guys and dolls, prints and paintings, firearms, furniture, etc. Much to see here, in one issue after another. This is a periodical that is uncommon.
(Inventory #: 152642)