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APPRAISALS BY ALLAN J. STYPECK

FREE VERBAL APPRAISALS EVERY MONTH

NEXT FREE APPRAISAL DAY
SATURDAY DECEMBER 30, 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 NOVEMBER 25 FREE APPRAISAL DAY

Collection of 18th and 19th century botany books including rare early American imprints • Thomas A. Edison: Signed photograph and letters • 1930’s skiing posters • 19th century periodicals on the Czech language • Andrew Lang: Limited edition of the Red Fairy Book • Hemingway: First edition of “For Whom the Bell Tolls” • Vicki Cuffman: First edition of “Moura” • Rare 1960’s LP’s of African Jazz produced in the Republic of Congo • “The Four Gospels” written in the Seneca language 1878 • Rare early programs of the Ballet Russe featuring Pavlova and Nijinsky • Track posters signed by Jesse Owens and Wilma Rudolph • Lucy Gibbons Morse: Signed copy of “Breezes” with tipped in letter and original cut out silhouette












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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