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APPRAISALS BY ALLAN J. STYPECK

FREE VERBAL APPRAISALS EVERY MONTH

NEXT FREE APPRAISAL DAY
SATURDAY OCTOBER 28, 10AM-1PM.
ROCKVILLE SECOND STORY BOOKS

12160 Parklawn Drive, Rockville, MD 20852. (301) 770-0477.
Limit five items per person. First come, first served.

Join Allan Stypeck, Antiques Road Show veteran and currently a regular on MPT’s Chesapeake Collectibles, and share with like-minded collectors the excitement of discovering the history and value of rare books and other unique cultural artifacts.



Highlights from the SEPTEMBER 30 FREE APPRAISAL DAY
John F. Kennedy: Original typed copy of Presidential candidacy announcement • Woodrow Wilson: Early World War I signed postcard stating U.S. a friend of Germany • Franklin Roosevelt: 1 page TLS with 1933 inauguration ticket • Thomas Jefferson: Signed United States Senate 1791 Third Session Document • Millard Fillmore: Personal copy (signed) Volume VI of the Pacific Railroad Survey • Robert Kennedy: Inscribed copy of “To Seek a Better World” • Large collection of Civil War era CDV’s including Union and Confederate Generals, Lincoln Cabinet members and literary figures • Cartoon cel from Scooby-Doo signed by Hanna and Barbera • Gandhi: First edition of “Satyagraha” • Cartier-Bresson: First edition of “The Decisive Moment” • Jack Ruby: 2 page ALS written while in the Dallas prison • Al Hirschfeld: Original cover art for the TV Guide cover “Kirk and Spock” • Frank Lloyd Wright: Signed copy of “An Autobiography” • Voltaire: Complete set of works including many first editions • Miro: “Lithographs” volumes 1 and 2 • Collection of Gertrude Stein first editions • John Speede: “A New Mappe of the Roman Empire” 1586 • Beijing Daily newspaper February 1972 Nixon trip to China • Richard McKenna” First edition of “The Sand Pebbles” signed by Steve McQueen.













































ANSWERS TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

• At Second Story Books' monthly FREE APPRAISAL DAY, Allan Stypeck, Senior Member, American Society of Appraisers, provides verbal appraisals of value for insurance and replacement purposes.
• Free verbal appraisals of books, autographs, manuscripts, photographs, art.
• Limit five items per person.
• This event is held on the last Saturday of every month, 10 AM - 1 PM.
• No appointments: First come, first served.
• Located at 12160 Parklawn Drive, Rockville, MD.
• Free parking in front of the bookstore.
• Ten minute walk from Twinbrook Metro.
• Those interested in selling items of value may choose to consign them with Second Story Books. There is no fee charged for this service unless the item(s) sell.

PERSONAL PROPERTY APPRAISAL SERVICES

Allan J. Stypeck, Jr. is an accredited Senior Member of the American Society of Appraisers, specializing in all printed material, including books, manuscripts, archival papers, graphics and memorabilia. With more than 30 years of experience, Mr. Stypeck has prepared thousands of appraisals of personal property, including, in addition to printed matter, fine art, antiquities, Oriental art and objets d’art for individuals and corporations, government and private institutions, as well as colleges and universities throughout North America.

Please take a look at the link provided here, which lists some of the more interesting appraisals Mr. Stypeck has prepared over the past 15 years. This list is updated regularly. You are also invited to review Mr. Stypeck’s CV by clicking here.

Mr. Stypeck prepares personal property appraisals for the following purposes: donation, estate tax, sale, insurance and damage claims. Appraisal fees available upon request.

Appraisal inquiries can be made either by phone, mail or email.

Phone: (301) 770-0477 ext. 13

Mail: Allan Stypeck
Second Story Books
12160 Parklawn Dr.
Rockville, MD 20852

Email: research@secondstorybooks.com

Allan Stypeck CV
Highlights of Appraisals Prepared by Allan Stypeck



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