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Image for The Wit and Wisdom Of Abraham Lincoln (An A - Z Compendium Of Quotes From The Most Eloquent Of American Presidents): Meridian Series

The Wit and Wisdom Of Abraham Lincoln (An A - Z Compendium Of Quotes From The Most Eloquent Of American Presidents): Meridian Series

By: Ayres, Alex (Editor)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Penguin - Meridian: 1992

Edition: Ninth Printing

Store ID: 007264

ISBN: 0452010896

Condition: Very Good


007264: Book has vertical crease across front cover. Otherwise, covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In this fascinating compendium are the best, funniest and most profound sayings of this most quotable of Chief Executives. From his youth in pioneer Illinois to the embattled White House of the Civil War, Lincoln never lost his capacity for dry humor--or his extraordinary gift of eloquence. Al... View more info

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Chicken Soup For The Golfer's Soul

By: Canfield, Jack / Hansen, Mark Victor / Aubery, Jeff / Connelly, Mark / Donnelly, Chrissy

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Deerfield Beach, Florida, Health Communications: 1999

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001916

ISBN: 1558746587

Condition: Very Good


001916: "101 Stories of Insight, Inspiration and Laughter on the Links. Written by golfers, pros and caddies who share a passion for the game, these stories convey 101 of the most memorable and universal moments of golf; the thrill of watching an 'impossible' shot land in perfect position; the feeling of camaraderie when a round of golf forges a new friendship; or the sense of peace you feel when a day on the golf course freshens your perspective on life. ": 5.5 ... View more info

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Word Abuse (How The Words We Use Use Us)

By: Corss, Donna Woolfolk

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan: 1979

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 002020

ISBN: 0698109686

Condition: Very Good


002020: Unread condition - but has "WHS" stamped on bottom of page edge. "Introduction by William Woolfolk. " Review by Publishers Weekly "Credit Word Abuse with a lively anecdotal approach, sharp perceptions, a sense of comedy. As she discusses jargon, the cliché', the euphemism, emotional word color, the 'new verbal morality' (dirty words) and other perils, Cross makes some telling points in her jaunty opus. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 ... View more info

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Scuttlebutt (And Other Expressions Of Nautical Origin)

By: Degler, Teri

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, An Owl Book - Henry Holt And Company: 1989

Edition: First American Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 002684

ISBN: 0805009892

Condition: Fine


002684: Stated First American Edition (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . "Wind, waves, and the daily ration of rum figure prominently in expressions like down the hatch and weather the storm, but what has the devil to pay to do with leaky seams of scuttlebutt in the office with water shortages at sea? Go overboard clearly has a nautical connection, but how about skyscraper, boom town, by and large, taken aback, or standoffish? Chock-full of little-known facts and humorous illu... View more info

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The Art Of Walt Disney (From Mickey Mouse To The Magic Kingdoms)

By: Finch, Christopher

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harry N Abrams Inc: 1975

Edition: Revised Edition

Store ID: 005407

ISBN: 0810990075

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


005407: Book is Concise New Edition. Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards are blue cloth with gold lettering, including a gold embossed Mickey Mouse on front cover. Corners are sharp; however two have been slightly bumped. Includes beautiful, full-color, foldouts and illustrations. No writing found in book; boards and pages are clean, brightly colored, tightly bound. Corners of dustjacket are rubbed, and displays ISBN# 0810903210 on back flap. &... View more info

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The Dimwit's Dictionary (5,000 Overused Words And Phrases And Alternatives To Them)

By: Fiske, Robert Hartwell

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Oak Park, Illinois, Marion Street Press: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006505

ISBN: 0966517679

Condition: Fine


006505: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Foreword by Joseph Epstein. Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . "This compilation of overused words and phrases is the ultimate tool for the writer who seeks to weed out common, tired language and replace it with concise writing. The next time you are tempted to add a cliche', overused metaphor or dull redundancy to your writing, pick up The Dimwit's Dictionary and find a fresh alternative!": 6 x 9 in.: 400 pages View more info

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Movie Anecdotes

By: Hay, Peter

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford Univ Press: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005738

ISBN: 0195045947

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


005738: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Along with the laughter, this volume recreates the conflicts that have torn the movie world, from battles over money and contracts, to discrimination, divorces, and scandals. Colorful, incredible, bitter, funny - the stories about moviemaking are as fantastic as the pictures themselves. Now they have been gathered together in an irresistible bouquet that is certain to delight every movie buff and provide... View more info

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Roaring at One Hundred : The Princeton Tiger Magazine Centennial Album

By: Iams, David A. / Deffaa, Chip / Pappas Jr., Vasil / Brown II, William F. / Watson, Bret T. / Tenner, Edward H. (Authors)

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, The Princeton Tiger: 1983

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010332

ISBN: 0914703005

Condition: Very Good


010332: Includes Errata sheet issued. Has light wear along edges of covers; otherwise, covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "A dazzling anthology of prose, poetry and cartoons from THE PRINCETON TIGER's glorious first century.": 8.5 x 11 in.: 238 pages View more info

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Departmental Ditties And Ballads And Barrack Room Ballads (Authorized Edition)

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons - Doubleday: 1914

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 005121

Condition: Good with no Dust Jacket


005121: Boards are slate blue-gray color with an embossed emblem on the front and somewhat faded gilt lettering on spine. Corners of boards are rubbed and back board has a whitish stain at the bottom edge. Pages are clean, unmarked, bright (evenly browned due to age), tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Includes the famous verses "Danny Deever", "Fuzzy-Wuzzy", and "Gunga Din".: 5.25 x 7.5 in.: 217 pages View more info

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Crazy English (The Ultimate Joy Ride Through Our Language)

By: Lederer, Richard

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1989

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003374

ISBN: 0671689061

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


003374: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has some small cuts along edges. "Demonstrates that logic is "conspicuously absent" from the "standard deviations" of our language, an "open secret" that is anything but "old news". In what other language, asks Lederer, do people drive on a parkway and park in a driveway, or play at a recital and recite at a play? We may speak and write English in a discombobulat... View more info

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1000 Play Thinks (Games Of Science, Art & Mathematics)

By: Moscovich, Ivan (Author) / Stewart, Ian (Foreword By)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Workman Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 007402

ISBN: 0761131582

Condition: Very Good


007402: Stated First Printing. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Corners of front cover are lightly softened; otherwise, the covers and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "Here are mental games, visual challenges, logic posers, riddles and illusions.": Color Illustrations: 10.5 x 11.75 in.: 420 pages View more info

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In Search Of Trivia (2400 All - New Trivia Questions And Answers)

By: Rovin, Jeff

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, New American Library: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 002697

ISBN: 0451133137

Condition: Very Good


002697: Stated First Printing. (1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9) . "Test your powers of recollection with these 2400 brainbusters arranged in groups of six categories that cover books, celebrated couples, rock and roll, sports, entertainment, health & fitness, politics, travel, famous people, and much more. ": 4.25 x 7 in.: 408 pages View more info

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Happiness Is A Sad Song

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Scholastic Book Services: 1967

Edition: Seventh Printing

Store ID: 003107

ISBN: 0590040081

Condition: Good


003107: Edges of covers are worn and corners are slightly creased. Pages and covers are clean, bright and unmarked. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 5.5 x 5.5 in. View more info

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Think Thinner, Snoopy (Selected Cartoons From Don't Hassle Me With Your Signs, Chuck Volume 2)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fawcett Crest Books: 1975

Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 005044

Condition: Very Good


005044: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except that lower corner of back cover is creased and front cover has tiny cut in top edge) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Has a photo of Charles M. Schulz on back cover. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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This Is Your Life, Charlie Brown! (Selected Cartoons From It's A Dog Life, Charlie Brown, Volume 1)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fawcett Crest Books: 1982

Edition: 1962 Edition: Twenty-Fourth Printing

Store ID: 005051

ISBN: 0449226425

Condition: Very Good


005051: Peanuts Book #2-2642-5. Copy does display ISBN# 0449226425 on copyright page. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for corner of back cover is slightly creased) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in.: Unpaginated pages View more info

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You've Got To Be Kidding, Snoopy (Selected Cartoons From Speak Softly And Carry A Beagle, Volume 1)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fawcett Crest Books: 1977

Edition: 1975 Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 005052

ISBN: 0449234533

Condition: Very Good


005052: Peanuts Book #2-3453-3. Printing is undated, but believe was published about 1977. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for cover corners are slightly worn) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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You Can't Win Them All, Charlie Brown (Selected Cartoons From Ha Ha, Herman, Charlie Brown, Volume II)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Crest Books: 1975

Edition: 1972 Edition: Sixth Printing

Store ID: 005053

Condition: Very Good


005053: Peanuts Book #M2475. Printing is undated, but believe was published about 1975. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for cover corners are slightly worn) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

Image for Who Was That Dog I Saw You With, Charlie Brown (Selected Cartoons From You're You, Charlie Brown, Volume I)

Who Was That Dog I Saw You With, Charlie Brown (Selected Cartoons From You're You, Charlie Brown, Volume I)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Crest Books: 1975

Edition: 1968 Edition: Fourteenth Printing

Store ID: 005054

Condition: Good


005054: Peanuts Book #2-2607-7, Printing is undated, but believe is first in 1975 as no printing number is displayed either. Pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, except back cover has some small indents and first large page cartoon has been neatly colored red and yellow. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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It's Show Time, Snoopy (Selected Cartoons From Speak Softly And Carry A Beagle, Volume 2)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fawcett Crest Books: 1975

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005055

ISBN: 0449236021

Condition: Fine


005055: First Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Peanuts Book #2-3602-1. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

Image for Let's Face It, Charlie Brown! (Selected Cartoons From Go Fly A Kite, Charlie Brown, Volume II)

Let's Face It, Charlie Brown! (Selected Cartoons From Go Fly A Kite, Charlie Brown, Volume II)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Crest Books: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 005056

Condition: Very Good


005056: Peanuts Book #2-3602-1. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, except for a worn spot on front cover where a written number was erased. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this on61e.: 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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Charlie Brown And Snoopy (Selected Cartoons From As You Like It, Charlie Brown, Volume I)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Crest Books: 1970

Store ID: 005060

Condition: Very Good


005060: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except for very light lines on back of second page) , bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light wear along edges of covers and spine) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Scholastic Book Services: 1976

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 005064

Condition: Very Good


005064: Peanuts Book #TK3621. Covers and pages are clean (except some very small wear marks on covers) , unmarked (except for short ink mark on inside of front cover) , brightly colored (cartoons were created and printed in full color throughout) , tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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Good Grief, Charlie Brown! (Selected Cartoons From Good Grief, More Peanuts, Volume 1)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fawcett Crest Books: N.D.

Edition: 1963 Edition: Forty-First Printing

Store ID: 005067

Condition: Very Good


005067: Printing is undated. Peanuts Book #2-3801-6. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except for lines on last/order page) , bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light crease across top of front cover and some wear along edges of covers) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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They're Playing Your Song, Charlie Brown (Selected Cartoons From Win A Few, Lose A Few Charlie Brown, Volume 2)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Fawcett Crest Books: 1975

Edition: 1974 Edition: Fourth Printing

Store ID: 005068

ISBN: 0449233642

Condition: Very Good


005068: Printing is undated, but believe was published about 1975. Peanuts Book #2-3364-2. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light indents in front and back covers) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info

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That's Life, Snoopy (Selected Cartoons From Thompson Is In Trouble, Charlie Brown, Volume 2)

By: Schulz, Charles M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, Fawcett Crest Books: 1982

Edition: 1973 Edition: Fourth Printing

Store ID: 005049

ISBN: 044922886X

Condition: Very Good


005049: Peanuts Book #2-2886-X. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for corner of front cover is slightly creased) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If interested, I have many other classic books by Charles M. Schulz like this one. : 4.25 x 7 in. View more info