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Phaidon Encyclopedia Of Art And Artists

By: (No Author Listed)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Phaidon Press: 1978

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003084

ISBN: 0714815136

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


003084: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Based on the five-volume set that Saturday Review called "the art reference book of the year, " The Phaidon Encyclopedia of Art and Artists provides a comprehensive, convenient and authoritative guide for both student and general reader. The book contains: 1,618 entries * Over 1,000 biographies of painters, sculptors, architects and graphic artists * Separate articles on mo... View more info

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Contemporary Authors: Cumulative Index

By: (No Author Listed)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan, Gale Group, Thomson Corporation: 2004

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 000779

ISBN: 0787671037

Condition: Very Good


000779: "Contemporary Authors Volumes 1-217; Contemporary Authors New Revision Series Volumes 1-123. Includes Citations to Entries in: Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Authors New Revision Series, Contemporary Authors Permanent Series, Contemporary Authors Autobiography Series, Contemporary Authors Bibliographical Series and Numerous Other Reference Works. " Book has the usual library markings on edge page, inside book, and removed frontispiece, indicating it i... View more info

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Contemporary Authors: Cumulative Index

By: (No Author Listed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan, Gale Group, Thomson Corporation: 2004

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 000780

ISBN: 0787671037

Condition: Very Good


000780: "Contemporary Authors Volumes 1-217; Contemporary Authors New Revision Series Volumes 1-123. Includes Citations to Entries in: Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Authors New Revision Series, Contemporary Authors Permanent Series, Contemporary Authors Autobiography Series, Contemporary Authors Bibliographical Series and Numerous Other Reference Works. " Book has the usual library markings on edge page, inside book, and removed frontispiece, indicating it i... View more info

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Report of the Commissioner of Education for the Year 1889-1890: Volume 2 Containing Parts II And III

By: (No Author Listed)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Government Printing Office: 1893

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011321

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


011321: Boards are black with gilt lettering on spine, have a small worn white spot in the middle of the front board plus light rubbing on the edges, and a short edge cut on bottom of spine. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound (front flyleaf has been reinforced with hinging tape) and sharp cornered (except as indicated). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Subject Chapters include: City School Systems * Salaries of Teachers in City Public Scho... View more info

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The Shaw Banking Series (Complete Six -6- Volume Set)

By: A. W. Shaw Editors

Price: $470.00

Publisher: A. W. Shaw Company: 1919

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001558

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


001558: No Jacket as Issued. Series consists of six (6) volumes: "Advertising and Service"; "Accounting and Costs"; "Loans and Discounts"; "Management and Executive Control"; "Buildings, Equipment and Supplies"; and "Credits and Collections". All books have black cloth boards, with bright gold gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Some corners are bumped; most are sharp, with slightly worn edges. All pages of each volum... View more info

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The World Of Music - An Illustrated Encyclopedia (Volume III -3- M To R)

By: Abradale Press Editors

Price: $29.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Abradale Press: 1963

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006283

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


006283: No Jacket as Issued. LCCN# 63-14095. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "Whether the reader is a professional, student or amateur, he/she will find The World of Music a storehouse of fascinating information. The articles and information in this book are in alphabetical order and there are cross references providing further information to the reader. ": 8 x 10 in. View more info

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America's Outdoor Wonders (State Parks And Sanctuaries)

By: Allen, Thomas B. / Fishbein, Seymour L. / Franklin, Dixie / McCauley, Jane R. / Robbins, Michael W.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1987

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001620

ISBN: 087044624X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


001620: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "A story of our state parks, a choice sampler of surprising range and diversity. Some are known the world over: Niagara Reservation in New York, now the oldest state park; Adirondack Park, a historic pleasuring ground, with its 2,000 lakes and 46 mountains over 4,000 feet tall; the fluted cliffs of Na Pali Coast State Park in Hawaii. Many others, though locally cherished, are s... View more info

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America's Hidden Wilderness (Lands Of Seclusion)

By: Allen, Thomas B. / Mobley, George F. / Raffan, James / Ramsay, Cynthia Russ / Thybony, Scott / Venino, Suzanne / Wilkerson, S. Jeffrey K.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1988

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001621

ISBN: 0870446665

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


001621: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "The seven realms explored in this book vary widely. Some encompass remote, challenging terrain; others offer solitude and spectacular vistas accessible by trails or roads. The authors and photographers - bushwhacking on foot, or venturing forth by plane, horseback, canoe, and dugout - discovered a special kinship with nature and a heightened sense of self. " If interested,... View more info

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The Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Military Aircraft: 1914 To The Present

By: Angelucci, Enzo

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Edison, New Jersey, Chartwell Book - Book Sales: 2001

Edition: Second Revised Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012642

ISBN: 0785813594

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


012642: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Contains: 7 Color Cutaways of the Most Important Airplanes of Each Period * 700 Black and White 3-D Triptych Drawings * 242 Black and White Photographs * 862 Color Drawings of the Most Important Airplanes * 26 Color Drawings of Motors * 11 Color Drawings of Air Balloons and Dirigibles * 20 Pa... View more info

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The Top 10 Of Everything 1999

By: Ash, Russell (Editor) / Hayward, Adele (Editor) / Rosoff, Iris (Editor) / Wise, Michael (Editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, New York, DK Publishing: 1998

Edition: First American Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 001950

ISBN: 0789435233

Condition: Fine


001950: "The Ultimate Illustrated Book of Lists. An Irresistible Mix of Facts and Trivia, this intriguing book is impossible to put down. Covering every area of human achievement and the natural world, the depth and breadth of the information presented is unmatched by any other publication. More than 1,000 lists revised and updated annually. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.5 x 11 in.: 256 pages View more info

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Not For Packrats Only (How To Clean Up, Clear Out, And Live Clutter - Free Forever)

By: Aslett, Don

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Plume - Penguin Books: 1991

Edition: Fourth Printing

Store ID: 003111

ISBN: 0452265932

Condition: Good


003111: Some pages are highlighted or underlined by prior owner and corners of covers are rubbed. "Don Aslett, janitor extraordinaire and America's Number 1 cleaning expert, knows we're a nation of packrats, with piles of junk stashed in our homes, offices, and garages. Now he has developed a sure-fire clutter clean-up program that will rid you of household junk forever. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 7 x 9 in.: 214 pages View more info

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My First Dictionary

By: Baehr, Timothy (Editor) / Krensky, Stephen (Editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin - Riverside Press: 1980

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004117

ISBN: 0395292107

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


004117: No Jacket as Issued. "There are almost 1, 700 words to find and read about. There are more than 600 color pictures to learn from. " Bottom of spine is bumped and prior owner's name was written in pencil on front flyleaf. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.25 x 10.25 in.: 339 pages View more info

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Johnson's New Universal Cyclopaedia : Scientific and Popular Treasury of Useful Knowledge, Volume II F - Lichens

By: Barnard, Frederick A. P. (Editor) / Guyot, Arnold (Editor)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: A. J. Johnson & Son: 1876

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011376

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


011376: "Illustrated with Maps, Plans, and Engravings. With Numerous Contributions From Writers of Distinguished Eminence in Every Department of Letters and Science in the United States and in Europe." Corners and edges of boards / spine are rubbed. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound (except for page block just starting to slightly separate at top of page ii) and sharp cornered (except as indicated). Scarce, Out Of Print, Boo... View more info

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Rotisserie League Baseball 2007 (The Official Rule Book And Guide)

By: Benson, John (Editor) / Waggoner, Glen (Foreword By)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Barnesville, Ohio, Diamond Library Publishers: 2007

Edition: 2007 Edition

Store ID: 007735

ISBN: 1880876140

Condition: New


007735: BRAND NEW. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "More Player Scouting Reports Than Any Previous Edition. Whether you're a rookie team owner or a veteran field general, here is your key to victory in the upcoming baseball season. Pennant-Winning strategies from Rotisserie Champions. As the Official Constitution of Rotisserie League Baseball says, 'We, the people of the Rotisserie Leag... View more info

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Rotisserie League Baseball 2007 (The Official Rule Book And Guide)

By: Benson, John (Editor) / Waggoner, Glen (Foreword By)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Barnesville, Ohio, Diamond Library Publishers: 2007

Edition: 2007 Edition

Store ID: 012646

ISBN: 1880876140

Condition: New


012646: BRAND NEW. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "More Player Scouting Reports Than Any Previous Edition. Whether you're a rookie team owner or a veteran field general, here is your key to victory in the upcoming baseball season. Pennant-Winning strategies from Rotisserie Champions. As the Official Constitution of Rotisserie League Baseball says, 'We, the people of the Rotisserie Leag... View more info

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Better Homes And Gardens Handyman's Book (Five -5- Ring Binder)

By: Better Homes and Gardens Editors

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Meredith Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: Fifth Printing

Store ID: 003077

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


003077: No Jacket as Issued. Five (5) - Ring Binder, with 12 tabbed sections. Black cloth binder is sharp cornered and tight; pages are complete, clean and bright. I have personally fully page-checked this book and IT IS COMPLETE; be wary of binder-bound books that the bookseller has not confirmed, as they often are missing pages. Content Chapters include: Hand tools and workshop planning * Power tools * Building materials * Fastening techniques * Finishing techniques... View more info

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Better Homes And Gardens Handyman's Book (Five -5- Ring Binder)

By: Better Homes and Gardens Editors

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Meredith Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: 1970 Edition: Fifth Printing

Store ID: 004364

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


004364: No Jacket as Issued. Five (5) - Ring Binder, with 11 tabbed sections. Bright Red cloth binder is sharp cornered and tight; pages are complete, clean and bright, tabs are stiff and sharp. LCCN# 75-10975. I have personally fully page-checked this book and IT IS COMPLETE; be wary of binder-bound books that the bookseller has not confirmed, as they often are missing pages. Content Chapters include: Hand tools 1 * Power tools 2 * Building materials 3 * Fastening te... View more info

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New International Atlas of the World: War History Edition : The Self Revising Atlas

By: Branom, Frederick K. (Editor) / Smith, Lloyd Edwin (Editor) / James, Fred (Editor)

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Geographical Publishing: 1947

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011804

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


011804: No Jacket As Issued. Corners of boards are lightly rubbed. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Contains 224 numbered pages plus 64-page extensive Index. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: B&W Photographs: 10.75 x 14.75 in.: 224 pages View more info

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Wine Encyclopaedia

By: Callec, Christian

Price: $17.00

Publisher: The Netherlands, Rebo International: 2000

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004049

ISBN: 1840531193

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


004049: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "In this Wine Encyclopaedia you will find: a description of the most important grapes * the origin of wine in general and many wines in particular * extensive characteristics of taste * recommended drinking temperatures * information on wines from the so-called 'new' wine countries, such as Chile and California * explanation about labelling * clarification of the current wine terminology * an extensive in... View more info

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Lucille's Car Care

By: Catanzarite, Lucille Treganowan / Gina

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Hyperion Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003185

ISBN: 0786862017

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


003185: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Everything You Need to Know from Under the Hood-By America's Most Trusted Mechanic. Expert mechanic Lucille Treganowan tells you everything you need to know to keep your car in peak condition. More than 30 years under the hood. ": 6.5 x 9.5 in.: 257 pages View more info

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The Minneiska 1952

By: Cates, Elaine (Editor) / Broeren, Geraldine (Editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Whitewater, Wisconsin, Students of Wisconsin State College at Whitewater, Wisconsin: 1952

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012473

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


012473: 1952 College Yearbook. White Boards, with Purple Lettering on front, show moderate surface wear, with inside back hinge slightly cracked at lower end. Otherwise boards and pages are clean, unmarked (no writing found at all), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 182 pages View more info

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The Bridesmaid Guide (Etiquette, Parties, And Being Fabulous)

By: Chynoweth, Kate

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, Chronicle Books: 2003

Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 003243

ISBN: 0811833003

Condition: Fine


003243: "They don't call them maids for nothing. Being a fabulous bridesmaid calls for much more than throwing on the dress and throwing back the drinks. Enter The Bridesmaid Guide: a hip and informative book on being the best best woman a woman can be - and having fun while you're at it. With good humor and plenty of practical tips ... Covers everything the bridesmaids and maid of honor need to know." Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8 in.: 143 pages 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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The Family Creative Workshop, Vol. 13 (Pin Striping To Puzzles)

By: Creative Editors

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York And Amsterdam, Plenary Publications International: 1975

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 000300

ISBN: 0884590127

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


000300: No Jacket as Issued. Vol. 13 of Pin Striping, Pipe Making, Plastic Pipe Constructions, Plywood and Foam Furnishings, Pod and Cone Art, Potpourris and Pomanders, Pottery, Preschool Activities, Puppetry, and Puzzles. Contains PP. 1537-1664. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Vol. 13: 9.25 x 10.75 in.: 128 pages View more info

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The Family Creative Workshop, Vol. 21 (Traditional Knitting Motifs To Vegetable Dyes)

By: Creative Editors

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York And Amsterdam, Plenary Publications International: 1976

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 000302

ISBN: 0884590208

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


000302: No Jacket as Issued. Vol. 21 of Traditional Knitting Motifs, Trapunto, Tree Houses, Treen Ware, Trellises, Tropical Fish, Typing Flies, Upholstery, Valentines and Vegetable Dyes. Contains PP. 2561-2688. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Vol. 21: 9.25 x 10.75 in.: 128 pages View more info