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Request: Perrin book: THIRD PERSON RURAL (Dubuque) - This is a nonfiction book by Noel Perrin published 30+ years ago. I gave mine away, not thinking I'd need it again. Not at Carnegie Stout. A copy in any shape would be fine. Offer: seven audiobooks on cassette (Dubuque) - A TOWN LIKE ALICE, by Nevil Shute. Unabridged. 12 hours. THE GREAT GOOD THING, by Roderick Townley. Unabridged. 3 hours. QUITE A YEAR FOR PLUMS, by Bailey White. Unabridged. Read by the author. 5 hours. KILLER DILLER, by Clyde Edgerton. Unabridged. 8 hours. COLD MOUNTAIN, by Charles Frazier. Unabridged. 14 hours. SUMMERLAND, by Michael Chabon, read by the author. 15 hours. THE BLIND ASSASSIN, by Margaret Atwood. Unabridged. 18 yours. LEWIS & CLARK: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, narrated by Ken Burns--a companion to Burns' PBS documentary. 4 hours. Happy to answer questions. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: antique pillow and 4 pillow cases (Dubuque) - 12" x 12" antique feather-filled throw pillow. Heavy black flannel backing. On that background is a hand-hooked gray and white kitten with pink bow seated on a green and yellow pillow. Back side of pillow is a more recent lighter weight black fabric. In excellent condition. Four antique hand-embroidered standard-sized pillow cases: *A matched set of MR and MRS pillow cases. Letters are pink. The MRS case is embroidered with a two-inch high woman in a hat and a blue dress with a bustle. The male figure on the MR case is dressed in blue and bowing with a doffed top hat. *One single pillow case with a 5" high orange basket of pink and blue flowers flowers with scrolled embellishment. *Second single case is newer--from the 1950s?--with a pair of deer (one with antlers) gazing at each other in a bed of flowers. These pillow cases have been in storage. Need to be whitened with a non-chlorine bleach. Offer: size large women's cold weather (Dubuque) Gifted - onque casuals 3/4 length sleeve, grey-striped 100% cotton knit, boat-neck top with hook-and-eye neck closing, size XL. Wrangler Rugged wear flannel-lined blue denim jeans, size 14 long. Duofold "supersoft" wool/nylon long-sleeved gray undershirt--long, Size XL. Damart thermolactyl short-sleeved white knit short-sleeved, v-neck undershirt with rib-knit waist. Sonoma Lifestyle long-sleeved cotton/polyester sage green sweatshirt, size XL. Blair cotton/polyester gray sweatpants, Size L. All are clean and in good wearable condition. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: eight audiobooks on cassette (Dubuque) Withdrawn - THE GREAT GOOD THING, by Roderick Townley. Unabridged. 3 hours. NEWS FROM LAKE WOEBEGON, by Garrison Keillor. 4 hours. QUITE A YEAR FOR PLUMS, by Bailey White. Unabridged. Read by the author. 5 hours. KILLER DILLER, by Clyde Edgerton. Unabridged. 8 hours. A TOWN LIKE ALICE, by Nevil Shute. Unabridged. 12 hours. COLD MOUNTAIN, by Charles Frazier. Unabridged. 14 hours. SUMMERLAND, by Michael Chabon, read by the author. 15 hours. THE BLIND ASSASSIN, by Margaret Atwood. Unabridged. 18 yours. LEWIS & CLARK: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, narrated by Ken Burns--a companion to Burns' PBS documentary. 4 hours. Happy to answer questions. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: women's cold weather, size large (Dubuque) Withdrawn - onque casuals 3/4 length sleeve, grey-stripped 100% cotton knit, boat-neck top with hook-and-eye neck closing, size XL. Wrangler Rugged wear flannel-lined blue denim jeans, size 14 long. Duofold "supersoft" wool/nylon long-sleeved gray undershirt--long, Size XL. Damart thermolactyl short-sleeved white knit short-sleeved, v-neck undershirt with rib-knit waist. Sonoma Lifestyle long-sleeved cotton/polyester sage green sweatshirt, size XL. Blair cotton/polyester gray sweatpants, Size L. All are clean and in good wearable condition. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: 4 films on dvd (Dubuque) Gifted - * GRAN TORINO * THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES * SIDEWAYS * AMELIE (French, with English subtitles) Also a VHS documentary from A&E's "America's Castles": BILTMORE ESTATE. In good shape, in original cases. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Also in VHS: BACKSTAGE AT THE PHILADELPHIA FLOWER SHOW. Offer: four audiobooks on cassette (Dubuque) Withdrawn - THE GREAT GOOD THING, by Roderick Townley. Unabridged. 3 hours. QUITE A YEAR FOR PLUMS, by Bailey White. Unabridged. Read by the author. 5 hours. A TOWN LIKE ALICE, by Nevil Shute. Unabridged. 12 hours. LEWIS & CLARK: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, narrated by Ken Burns--a companion to Burns' PBS documentary. 4 hours. Happy to answer questions. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: "Read-Aloud Classics" for kids 4-9 (Dubuque) - 101 "10-minute readings from the world's best-loved children's books." Selected to be read aloud to children ages 4 to 9. 392-page hardback book with various illustrations, published in 2005, never read, in pristine condition. Also: VHS tape of "Sunday School Songs: 15 Classic Christian Songs for Kids" with "over 30 minutes of Live Action Sing-A-Long Video." You're welcome to either, or both. Offer: "Read-Aloud Classics" for ages 4-9 (Dubuque) Withdrawn - 101 "10-minute readings from the world's best-loved children's books." Selected to be read aloud to children ages 4 to 9. 392-page book hardback book with published in 2005, never read, in pristine condition. Offer: 3 dvd films (Dubuque) Withdrawn - * GRAN TORINO * THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES * SIDEWAYS Also a VHS documentary from A&E's "America's Castles": BILTMORE ESTATE. All in good shape, in original cases. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: wall calendars for 2021 (Dubuque) Gifted - One Ocean Wildlife Calendar. One Sacred Heart Calendar. You're welcome to either or both. Offer: 40s BAKEWARE nesting mixing bowls (Dubuque) Gifted - Set of four BAKEWARE oven-proof nested mixing bowls--beehive ridge, creamy white, with floral pattern front and back. In good overall condition. No cracks. Will get back to you by Monday. Offer: 40s BAKEWARE nested mixing bowls (Dubuque) Withdrawn - Set of four BAKEWARE oven-proof nested mixing bowls--beehive ridge, creamy white with floral pattern front and back. In good condition. No chips or cracks. Will get back to you by Monday. Offer: pair 70" x 76" antique comforters (Dubuque) Gifted - There are two identical comforters. Tops are pale blue with pink roses and small yellow and blue forget-me-not like blossoms. Back is a small, muted plaid--light blue and gray, with threads of green and white. Back and front are knotted with pale blue yarn alternating every five inches in rows three inches apart. Fill likely polyester, possibly wool. These were likely made in the 50s (both hand and machine stitching have been used along edges in stitching top to bottom.) You'll want to dry clean these or wash and dry on delicate. I'll be in touch by Monday. Offer: 62" X 84" vintage comforter (Dubuque) Gifted - *Top and bottom of this shabby chic yarn-tied comforter are the same calico/chintz print--clusters of pink roses on a teal blue background. *Knotted yarn is turquoise blue. *Fill layer is likely poly, or possibly wool. *You would wash and dry it on delicate or have it dry cleaned. Will respond by Monday. Offer: duvet cover for double bed (Dubuque) Gifted - 79" X 82" light blue summer weight duvet cover. Plastic snaps along bottom edge. No rips, tears, or holes. Clean, but some staining along one edge. Offer: T'ai Chi and Power Yoga VHS tapes (Dubuque) - Bryan Kest's POWER YOGA, unopened, still in wrapper. T'ai Chi for Health: Yang Short Form. T'ai Chi for Health: Yang Long Form. Stress Free with Tai-Chi ("ideal for seniors"). You're welcome to any some, or all four. Request: out-of-date U.S. postage stamps (Dubuque) - Old, in small denominations, in any condition. Unused U.S. postage stamps. Will be used to mail post cards, thank-you notes, and letters to family and friends. Offer: German ivy, jade plants (Dubuque) Gifted - 3"x3" pot of German ivy. Two 3"x3" pots of jade plant (with pointed leaves). One 3"x3" pot containing German ivy, jade plant, and kalanchoe. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: Size L women's cold weather (Dubuque) Gifted - Wrangler Rugged wear flannel-lined blue denim jeans, size 14 long. Duofold "supersoft" wool/nylon long-sleeved gray undershirt--long, Size XL. Damart thermolactyl short-sleeved white knit short-sleeved, v-neck undershirt with rib-knit waist. Sonoma Lifestyle long-sleeved cotton/polyester sage green sweatshirt, size XL. Blair cotton/polyester gray sweatpants, Size L. All are clean and in good, wearable condition. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: women's large, for cold weather (Dubuque) Withdrawn - Blair cotton/polyester gray sweatpants, Size L. Damart thermolactyl short-sleeved white knit short-sleeved, v-neck undershirt with rib-knit waist. Duofold "supersoft" wool/nylon long-sleeved gray undershirt--long, Size XL. Orvis cotton/silk/cashmere olive green v-neck long-sleeved sweater, Size L. Sonoma Lifestyle long-sleeved cotton/polyester sage green sweatshirt, size XL. Wrangler Rugged wear (green) flannel-lined blue denim jeans, size 14 long. All are clean and in good, wearable condition. You're welcome to any, some, or all. Offer: two misc. pillows (Dubuque) Gifted - 15" x 15" antique hand-hooked feather-filled throw pillow. Brown flannel background. White Scottie dog with red bow on one side. White kitten with red bow and butterfly on the other side. Some fading on flannel background. 12" x 12" 100% polyester fleece pillow, for lumbar support. 4" thick, with elastic strap to keep in place on seat or chair. Made by Bio Clinic Co. Freshly laundered. You may have either one. Offer: antique hand-hooked pillow: kitten (Dubuque) Withdrawn - 12" x 12" antique hand-hooked feather-filled throw pillow. Black flannel. Hooked figure is gray and white kitten with pink bow seated on a green and yellow pillow. Back side of pillow is a more recent lighter weight black fabric. In excellent condition. Offer: 2021 wall calendars (Dubuque) Gifted - One Ocean Wildlife Calendar. One Sacred Heart Calendar. You're welcome to either or both. Offer: Size boys 6/7 snow boots (Dubuque) Gifted - Sporto slip-on snow boots. Size XL (6-7) (the largest boys' size--typically for a boy about 12 years old). Blue and black. Rubber, leather, suede, man-made materials. Bungee toggle closure, treaded outsole. Offer: Elk Woods 9.5 leather hiking boots (Dubuque) Gifted - Elk Woods brown leather hiking boots size 9.5 (Eur 43; Mex 28.5). -Ankle height -Lace up -Leather upper -Heel and tongue pull tabs -Padded collar and tongue -Reinforced toe and heel These are used, but are in good, wearable condition. Offer: 3 2021 wall calendars (Dubuque) Withdrawn - One National Audubon Society Calendar. One Ocean Wildlife Calendar. One Sacred Heart Calendar. You're welcome to one, some, or all. Offer: 5' X 7' area rug (Dubuque) Gifted - Two colors, simple design; wheatstraw background with stylized rose-colored roses; rosebuds along simple border; no fringe. In pristine condition. Offer: 5' x 7' area rug (Dubuque) Gifted - light blue and cream textured pattern with 4" fringe on each end no holes, tears, mold, odor, or pet stains