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Karte Heilligenstadt Eichsfeld

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1911

Seller ID: 009285


Folded antique topographical map of Heiligenstadt and many smaller cities and towns in Eichsfeld district of Germany. Labeled "385. Heiligenstadt." Cities included on the eastern end of the map are Dingelstadt. Kullstedt, Beuren, Leinefeld and Hundeshagen. On the northern side, Nesselroden and Wollmarshausen; on western side, Witzenhausen and Mollenfelde; on southern side, Allendorf and Wiesenfeld.Moutains and rivers are shown in grayish-green pastels. Scale 1 to... View more info

DU Cultural Monthly -- December 1961 Issue

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zurich, 0

Seller ID: 503003919


Folio size magazine with thumbing, some corner creasing, and rubbed spot on spine. Featured article centers on work of Giambattista Tiepolo, 1696-1770, with 7 tipped in color plates mounted on card stock. . Also articles on angel motifs, Japanese Zen gardens, pilgrims climbing Croagh Patric in Ireland. Color cover shows a young child holding the hand of a woman, a detail of "Schutzengelgruppe", a 1763 painting by Ignaz Gunther. Many full page ads showing fashion... View more info

July 2010 Issue -- Cher cover

By: Architectural Digest

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Conde Nast: 2010

Seller ID: 503003900


126 pp. Lightly thumbed, light wear. Features describe homes in Greenwich, Conn., rural Missouri, Diamond Head, Hudson Valley, Taos, Key West, the Pelican Hill hotel near Newport Beach, CA., and Cher s Indian-inspired duplex in Hollywood. Architects featured include Ralph R. Mackin; Robert Hidley; Andew Skurman, Antoine Predock Stephen Knollenberg; Donald Botsai; Brian Smith and Thomas Pheasant. Designers included are Campion Platt; Darrell Schmitt; Jacques Saint Dizies... View more info

Case for Mr. Fortune

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 503003914


Spine slant, corners bumped. Red inset against black boards. Collection of Reggie Fortune detective stories. Crime Club logo on spine. Text and endpapers clean, no markings. View more info

Histoire de France -- Cours Moyen 2d Degre

By: Besseige, Pierre; Lyonnet, A., Eds.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Istra: 0

Seller ID: 503003907


Pastedown paper on orn boards, with heavy rubbing on red cloth spine, bumped corners. A few words in ink, two on front cover, others scattered in text. Margins darkened. Niumerous drawings and small b&w photos. A French history textbook covering from prehistoric times to post World War 1. Not dated, but text references to "Great War" and League of Nations indicate the book was published in late 1920s or after. Statement on front cover: "Preparation au certifi... View more info

The Big Black Book

By: Boardroom Classics

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boardroom Inc.: 2000

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 010094


496 pp. Close to new, no markings.Corners square. Tiny quarter-inch scuff mark on front cover. A compendium of consumer information on wide variety of topics, ranging from health to personal finance, automobiles, sex and investments. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

What is Art

By: Canaday, John

Price: $23.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003892


Noted art historian and critic John Canaday give a scholarly but readable survey of painting, architecture and sculpture, primarily in western civilization. Text clean. Hundreds of color and b&w illustrations. View more info

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Duel for the Crown: Affirmed, Alydar, and Racing's Greatest Rivalry

By: Carroll, Linda; Rosner, David

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Gallery Books: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003901


Nearly new, slight roughness along top edge of jacket. Text clean, no markings. Detailed, lively recounting of the 1978 competition for the Triple Crown in horse racing. Index, source list, appendix of racing records for Affirmed and Alydar. Includes material on Alydar beating Affirmed by a much-disputed disqualification in Saratoga's Travers race, the last big race of that season. View more info

Allie Cole: A Maine Pioneer

By: Cole, Galen

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Casco Printing: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003896


Nearly new, spine uncreased in orange stiff wraps. No markings. Numerous historical b&w snapshots interspersed in text. Double-truck map of the Lincoln-Enfield area of Maine. Galen Cole recounts the life of his father, founder of A.J. Trucking, also known as Cole's Express, which became a major freight line in New England. Many anecdotes about road hazards in rural Maine. View more info

The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

By: Doyle, Adrian Conan and Carr, John Dickson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 009755


313 pp. Chipped jacked, 3 inch closed tear on jacket near spine. Some soil to spine, gilt titling still intact. Foxed band and spotting on preliminary pages, text clean. A collection of 12 short stories featuring Holmes, penned by Arthur Conan Doyle's son and mystery writer Carr. Size: 8vo -- View more info

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Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics: Fabulous Flavor from Simple Ingredients

By: Garten, Ina

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Clarkson Potter (Random Hoiuse): 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003894


Television chef presents a wide variety of recipes, easy to complex, along with cooking tips and guidance on how to enhance flavor. Color photos on most pages. Glossy stock. No markings, nearly new. Yellow-green striped boards. Q&A section, and index. View more info

George Tooker

By: Garver, Thomas H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Clarkson Potter: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003913


Close to new. "G. Tooker" printed on bottom edge of text block, no other markings. Slight rubbing of bottom spine edge. About 100 plates, half of them in color, showing full range of Tooker's Magic Realism and Surreal styles of painting in egg tempura. Author curated a 1974-75 traveling exhibition of Tooker's work. "Voice I" is depicted on jacket front. Red quarter cloth spine over gray boards. View more info

Life Picture Cook Book

By: Hamman, Mary, et al., Eds

Price: $26.00

Publisher: NY, Time Inc: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003916


Previous owner's name in ink on title page. Light edge rubbing on orange and red cloth, with covers lightly bowed outward. Approx. 50 rear pages have light water staining and rippling along top margins. Rest of text clean. Binding firm. Full color photos on most of the pages. Life's editors and photographers present an introductory coffee-table guide to cooking for relatively unsophisticated Americans. Some of the text reflects the quaint values of the 1950s -- for exa... View more info

The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League

By: Hobbs, Jeff

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 2015

Edition: 1st Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 503003893


Close to new, a few handwritten notes on a rear page. Includes a study guide. A few b&w photos inserted into the text. Biography of a Newark ghetto youth who goes to Yale, but returns to Newark, becomes a teacher and a drug dealer and is murdered at 30. Hobbs was Peace's roommate. NY Times Book Review rated the book one of 100 notable books of 2014. View more info

The Photographs of Henri Cartier-Bresson

By: Kierstein, Beaumont

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NY, Museum of Modern Art: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003908


56 pp. on c oated stock, 39 b&w half- and full-page plates. Two essays, one by Kierstein, the other by Newhall. Part of an initial press run of 11,700 copies. Light foxing in some margins, still mostly clean. A bit of rubbing along narrow spine. Tan stiff wrappers with light corner crease at bottom. No markings or notes. View more info

Cujo

By: King, Stephen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1981

Edition: BCE.

Seller ID: 010123


309 pp. Slight crinking of dust jacket spine edges, slight fading of red boards. Text clean, binding firm. Jacket shows lower face ofssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss... View more info

Sedaris, David

By: Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 2013

Seller ID: 503003902


466 pp. in large print edition. Text clean. Tan boards, with tiny ding on lower right front corner. Little Brown logo embossed on front cover. A collection of Sedaris's humorous stories, somewhat edgiier and more political than previous anthologies. Several deal with daily life and travel overseas. An especially moving one is "Memory Laps," Sedaris's futile attempt to win his father's admiration when he was competing in swimming meets. View more info

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Major Conflict

By: McGowan, Jeffrey

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Broadway Books (Random House): 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003895


Library discard with library stampings, card envelope. Text clean. Lightly used. Mylar protector. Subtitle: One Gay Man's Life in the Don't Ask Don't Tell Military. A retired Army major recounts his service in Operation Desert Storm and the pressure to remain quiet about his sexual orientation. Color photo of McGowan in uniform on jacket. View more info

News Reporting and Writing 7e & Journalism Simulation CD-Rom

By: Missouri Group; Brian S. Brooks; George Kennedy; Daryl R. Moen; Don Ranly

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Bedford/St. Martin's: 2002

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 503003923


Some pages are rippled at the bottom. Text clean, no markings or highlights. CD-ROM included in rear pocket. Index. Textbook for introduction to news writing. Includes exercises, many examples of techniques. Seventh edition. Useful not only for journalism but any type of expository writing. View more info

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Job Survival Strategies: A Guide for Turbulent Times

By: Neal, James E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Perrysburg, Ohio, Neal Pubns: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003639


128 pp. As new. No markings. A guide for both the employee and his supervisor on getting and keeping a job in a tough economic climate. View more info