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1 1999 University Of Michigan Football Yearbook
No Publisher Listed. 1999 Softcover Very Good+ 
Pages are clean and tight. Cover has photo of Coach Lloyd Carr. Includes a complete list of the 1999 player roster, as well as information on the coaches, the list of scheduled games, and pretty much anything and everything all of you Wolverine football fans could want to know. Also has advertising in the booklet. Scarce to find this title. Oversized. ; Photographs; 8 1/4 x 11; 100 pages; Cover has light edge wear and rubbing, small chip at top of spine, very small nick on front. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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2 500 Pieces Jigsaw Puzzle - Size 52 X 38 Cm V1
Vidal Europa S.A. Toy New 
20.7 X 14.96 In Series; 11 X 8 X 1.80 inches; NEW, still in shrinkwrap. Picture of Partida La Montana S/N Beneixida Valencia, Spain. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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Santa Barbara, CA BELLEROPHON BOOKS 1973 Paperback As New 
B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; Unpaginated pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Slight rubbing to covers. ALL PAGES ARE CLEAN, NO MARKS, AS NEW. No publication date in book. Illustrated version of The prologue of the Tales of Canterbury; includes black and white reproductions from William Caxton's 1484 edition and Richard Pynson's 1526 edition. Includes 7" phonograph record titled: How fun & easy it is to speak Middle English! Pages not numbered; 48 pages. 
Price: 11.25 USD
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4 A Look At Architecture Columbus Indiana
Columbus, IN Visitors Center, Columbus 1991 Sixth Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
B&W Photographs; 6.75 X 4.25 X 1 inches; 150 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing/scuffing. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with b/w photographs. Chronological listing from 1853 --1992. "The high number of notable public buildings and sculptures in the Columbus area, designed by such individuals as Eero Saarinen, I. M. Pei, Robert Venturi, Cesar Pelli, and Richard Meier have led to Columbus earning the nickname "Athens of the Prairie." Six buildings, built between 1942 and 1965, are National Historic Landmarks, and approximately 60 other buildings sustain the Bartholomew County seat's reputation as a showcase of modern architecture. National Geographic Magazine once devoted an entire article to the town's architecture". Magazine once devoted an entire article to the town's architecture". Magazine once devoted an entire article to the town's architecture". 
Price: 15.50 USD
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5 A Taste Of Michigan
No Place Michigan Restaurant Association 2006 Spiral-bound Near Fine 
Color Illustrations; 9.50 X 7 X 1 inches; iv, 228 pages; Soft cover is bound with white wire spiral. Slight bumping to lower right corner of all pages. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Sections are divided with a page with a color photograph of the type of food in following section. A wide range of recipes, from excellent restaurants all around Michigan. Many of them were the 'all stars' of their time, such as 'the Lark' and 'the Golden Mushroom' and 'the Whitney.' each recipe has a notation, at bottom of page, as to which restaurant provided the recipe. Includes a list of Michigan wineries; Equivalents & Yields; Index. 
Price: 13.25 USD
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6 Alias - The Complete Fourth Season
Buena Vista 0788858904 / 9780788858901 DVD New 
7.60 X 5.40 X 3.40 inches; NEW SHRINK WRAPPED SEALED! ! ! This is the complete 4th season of the hit program, with 6 DVDs . Run time of 923 minutes, all 22 episodes, with bonus features. Spanish subtitles. 
Price: 11.75 USD
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7 Beverage World: Special Edition Coca-Cola: Into the 21st Century, Fall 1993; #1551
Great Neck, NY Beverage World 1993 First Edition First Printing; Hard Cover As New 
Vol. 112; Color and B/W Photographs; 8 1/2 x 11 1/4; 210 pages; Hard cover has light rubbing. This is a softcover periodical, BEVERAGE WORLD, special edition, Fall 1993, 'Coca-Cola, into the 21st Century', that has been bound into a hard cover. The cover is maroon cloth with gold lettering on front and spine. Ages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with color and b/w pictures. Scarce copy. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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8 Caritas Christi 1844-1994
Southfield, MI Daughters of Charity St Vincent De Paul 1994 Hard Cover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The Daughters of Charity St. Vincent De Paul - 150 Years of Service to Detroit Series; B&W and color photographs; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 120 pages; Oblong shaped hard cover is blue with gold lettering on front and sine. Slight rubbing, bumping, to covers. Paste down on front end paper detailing donors for this book. Laid in is a map of the entrance to the St. Vincent and Sarah Fisher Center, in Farmington Hills, MI, from 29 October, 1996. Written on title page is contact info from whom the book was received [Mary J. Walter, CFRE], on 10/29/96, Director of the Center "gave me this book as a momento of my 1920's years in St. Vincent Orphanage, in Detroit, MIchigan, with contact info for Marge Brenner. DJ, illustrated with many b/w and color photographs, with many little, local maps, inset. Page 5 has a neatly written note with dates and arrows, including pointing to '1921' 'Miss Ross, I am about 3 years old'. A few other tidy, personal markings on other pages. 
Price: 22.25 USD
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9 CNA: A Century Of Commitment: 1897/1997
Chicago CNA 1997 First Edition (?) Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Cover is red with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Published to celebrate the 100th anniversary of this large, American insurance company. Illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photos. Sections are: 1897-1920: CNA: The Foundation; 1920-1950: New Risks: New Business; 1950-1964: Insuring Post-War America; 1964-1997: Changing Times: New Leadership. Very oversized; 6#. ; Photographs; 10 1/4 x 11; 220 pages; Cover has light bumping and sunning. DJ has light shelfwear and rubbing; in a mylar cover. 
Price: 13.25 USD
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10 Confiscated Power How Soviet Russia Really Works
New York Harper & Row 1980 First Edition (?) First Printing; Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Graphs; 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 1 1/2; vii, 401 pages; Hard cover red with cream colored spine with red lettering. Light bumping to covers. DJ has 1/2" x 2" piece missing from bottom front. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 3 b/w graphs. 'This book shows how the USSR of Brezhnev grew out of the experiences and cataclysms of Lenin, Stalin, and Krushchev. It focuses on Russia as it is today, laying out clear, human pictures of the party, the government, the elite that rules, the bureaucracy that governs, the structures that produce, the people who obey and whose power has been confiscated'. 5 appendices; notes; bibliography; index. 
Price: 13.75 USD
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11 Cruisin' Woodward [m1] 30 Minute Video of the 2005 Event
Detroit [?] Blue Sky Productions 2005 DVD Fine 
7.50 X 5.50 X 0.50 inches; Jewel box has light rubbing on it. CD is like new, plays great! 30 minute run time. A terrific video for any car enthusiast. The Dream Cruise started out small and amateur. It's now become a huge, annual event with countless corporate sponsorships, and tens of thousands of people attending every year. No ticket needed, just bring a chair [or stand] and sit and watch. The official cruise is on a Saturday in August. But the week before is when it all starts. Each day there are more and more cars out cruising and people having fun with it. Huge news and event in metro Detroit. 
Price: 23.25 USD
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12 Culinary counterpoint Detroit Symphony Orchestra Cookbook
Detroit, MI Detroit Symphony League] 1983 0961134801 / 9780961134808 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ Illustrated by Karen Romeyn 
B&W Illustrations; 9 X 6.40 X 1.40 inches; 432 pages; Soft cover has black plastic comb binding. Pages are clean and tight. No food spatter or sticky fingerprints. Paper covers have some rubbing and scuffing. A very nice collection of recipes for every part of the meal. The foreword is by Conductor Laureate Antal Dorati. The DSO performed the first concert of its first subscription season at 8: 00 on Monday, Dec. 19, 1887 at the Detroit Opera House. ...In 1989, following a 20-year rescue and restoration effort, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra returned to Orchestra Hall. Bon Appetit! ! ! 
Price: 19.50 USD
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13 Enciclopedia Dello Spettacolo: Italian Language {encyclopedia of the Show. Update 1955-1965}
Roma Unione Editoriale 1954 Hardcover Very Good- 
Ex-Library; B & W and Color; 8 x 11 x 2 1/4; xvi, 650 pages; ONE VOLUME ONLY. Hard cover is red cloth with a black box on the spine. Typical former library book markings; plus stamps on all edges of text block. Boards have bumping and rubbing. Overall, pages are clean and tight. 2x columns of entries on each page, 1291 altogether. Lavishly illustrated with 100 + b/w photos and dozens of color photos. Covers movies/cinema, plays, musicals, ballet, opera, musical groups [such as the Beatles], Oversized, 6#. 
Price: 74.75 USD
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14 Festive, Ugly, Christmas Sweater Women's Medium Arriviste

Price: 15.25 USD
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15 Gainsborough Postcard Book 30 Postcards
Leiscester, England Magna Books 1992 185422364X / 9781854223647 Card Book Near Fine 
Color Illustrations; 4 1/4 x 6 1/4; 30 pages; Soft cover is a collection of 30 different paintings by Thomas Gainsborough [1727-1788]. One of the founding members of England's Royal Academy [RA]. He was a favorite of the royal family, George III and his family, doing many portraits. Each page is a removable postcard, ready for mailing. Some slight rubbing to covers, all postcards are intact and appears as if untouched. 
Price: 16.25 USD
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16 Gregorian Chants & Mysteries
No Place MSI:EARBOOK 2007 3940004049 / 9783940004048 Half-Leather Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; 11 1/4 x 11 1/4; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is same cover art as DJ. Slight bumping. DJ has slight rubbing; in a mylar cover. Inside front cover is a special 2 layer inset, to hold 4 CDs. They lay completely flat inside the insets. WARNING: this DVD is in a pocket on rear cover, may not be playable on North American machines, but is set up in European/PAL format. This is a NEW book, with unplayed discs. Pages are clean and tight. Pages not numbered, ca. 120 pages. Most pages are full sized b/w photographs, many with a tinge of color. The small amount of text is also in German and Spanish. Oversized, 4#. 
Price: 25.75 USD
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17 John L. Stoddard's Lectures Volume 6
Boston Balch Bros. 1908 Half-Leather Very Good+ 
Berlin, Vienna, St. Petersburg, Moscow Series; Vol. 6; B&W Illustrations; 6 14 x 9 14; 336 pages; VOLUME 6 ONLY. Hard bound is half leather, with leather corners and spine, marbled boards. Gold lettering on maroon leather spine. Light rubbing, scuffing to covers. Extremely attractive copy of this title. Silver/green monochrome end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Colored frontispiece, lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs. Covers Berlin; Vienna; St. Petersburg; Moscow. John Lawson Stoddard (1850-1931) was an American writer, hymn writer and lecturer who gained popularity through his travelogues. 
Price: 18.75 USD
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18 Late for The Sky Bibleopoly
Late for the Sky Toy New 
NEW; still wrapped in publisher's shrinkwrap. For 2-6 Players. Choose traditional play or one hour version. Opoly-style play. A monopoly version where cooperation and not accumulation is the key. You cannot win by destroying your opponents but you can only win by assisting fellow players. Be the first player to build a church in one of the bible cities to win. 3# shipping. For 2 to 6 players Board spaces are specific to the places and events from the bible. Fun game for players of any age. 
Price: 21.25 USD
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19 Lithography's First Half Century: The Age Of Goya And Delacroix Artists' Lithographs in Europe: 1801-1851
Boston Museum of Fine Arts 1996 0878464336 / 9780878464333 First Edition (?) Softcover New 
Published in 1996. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book, still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Exhibition catalogue for show in the Trustman Galleries, January 10-July 7, 1996, Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Illsutrated with 53 b/w lithographs from the exhibition, which had a total of 102 works shown. The cover has a print from 1829, 'Royal Tiger', by Eugene Delacroix. ; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 56 pages 
Price: 11.25 USD
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20 Little Brown Jug: 2 Disc Collector's Edition Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Harness Racing's Premier Pacing Event!
No Place WBNS-10TV 2005 First Edition (?) DVD As New 
2 DVD disc set. Like new jewel case for set. DVDs in New condition. Commentary by Dom Tiberi, WBNS-10TV and Phil Pikleny. Scarce video. Welcome to the Little Brown Jug Website! The Little Brown Jug is the most prestigious 3-year-old pacing race in North America. Each year more people journey to Delaware, Ohio to witness the "Jug" than to see any other harness race. In 1997, over 56,000 racing fans were in attendance. This is the largest crowd in history known to watch a harness race. A horse has to win two heats to be declared the winner of the Jug. There are typically two or three elimination heats with the top finishing horses returning for a second heat. If no horse has won two heats, the winners return again for a final race. This makes for a very interesting afternoon of racing. Little Brown Jug day is almost like an Oktoberfest ... People come early to tailgate. Sports Illustrated once said that the biggest cocktail party in the state of Ohio is at the Delaware County Fairgrounds on Jug day. 
Price: 25.75 USD
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