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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 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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3 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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4 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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5 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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6 Dodge Military Vehicles Collection No. 1 1940-1945
England Brooklands Books 1980 0946489270 / 9780946489275 Paperback New 
B&W Illustrations; 70 pages; Soft cover has a red spine with white lettering. Cover and pages still tight and crisp. Lavishly illustrated with b/w photos, drawings and charts. Drawings of markings of misc. Dodge vehicles. Dodge and Chrysler were big suppliers of military vehicles during World War II; to this day they make tanks, 'Tank Command' is in greater Metro Detroit. The equipment made included the 'Battle Wagon' and 'Fighting Trucks.' an important part of 'The Arsenal of Democracy' during the war, as was most of the greater Detroit area. These were used in Asia as well as in America and Europe. 
Price: 36.75 USD
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7 Festive, Ugly, Christmas Sweater Women's Medium Arriviste


Price: 15.25 USD
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8 Golf Society Of The US, Member Directory, 1999
White Plains, NY Bernard C. Harris Publishing Company, Inc. 1999 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Hardcover is glazed boards. Blue spine with white lettering. Grey and white monochrome illustrated endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Member Listings are in two sections: Biographical and Geographical. Oversized, 4#. ; 8 3/4 x 11 1/4; xv, 768 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, faint 1/4" mark on spine. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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9 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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10 Mathematicians And Computer Wizards
Farmington Hills, MI Macmillan Reference Usa/Gale Group 2001 002865501X / 9780028655017 First Edition Thus Hardcover New 
Hardcover book; green ground with white lettering on the spine. Pages are clean and tight; still crisp. This is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with b/w drawings or photos of the people included. The biographies are listed alphabetically; a time line of mathematics; sources; glossary, index. ; Macmillan Profiles Series; B & W illustrations; 7 `/4 x 10 1/4; 426 pages; Very slight rubbing. 
Price: 38.75 USD
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11 Meadow Brook Hall Concours D'elegance: August 1, 1999 Official Program
No Publisher Listed. 1999 First Edition First Printing; Softcover Near Fine 
This is an official program from the internationally renowned Meadow Brook Hall Concours d'Elegance, held every year at Meadow Brook Hall, Rochester, Michigan, on the grounds of Meadow Brook Hall, one of the largest private residences ever built in the US. It was the former home of Matilda Dodge Wilson, widow of an auto baron. The pages are clean and tight; printed on glossy paper. Laid in is a brochure from Fine Art Models, Birmingham, Michigan. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. Includes a field map, list of 1999 entries, as well as 1998 winners. To see these spectacular cars, in all of their glory, on the property of this fabulous estate, is a definite highlight of the year. I looked through these programs and see at least 20, or more, cars I'd love to bring home with me--the roadsters get me every time! While the programs show very nominal edge wear, they appear to have been very lightly handled, and then put away immediately. Oversized, 3#; Meadow Brook Hall Concours D'Elegance Series; Photographs; 8 1/4 x 11; 192 pages; The covers have slight rubbing and edge wear on them. 
Price: 12.25 USD
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12 Meadow Brook Hall Concours D'elegance: August 6, 2000 Official Program
No Publisher Listed. 2000 First Edition First Printing; Softcover Very Good+ 
This is an official program from the internationally renowned Meadow Brook Hall Concours d'Elegance, held every year at Meadow Brook Hall, Rochester, Michigan, on the grounds of Meadow Brook Hall, one of the largest private residences ever built in the US. It was the former home of Matilda Dodge Wilson, widow of an auto baron. The pages are clean and tight; printed on glossy paper. Laid in is a brochure from Fine Art Models, Birmingham, Michigan. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. Includes a field map, list of 2000 entries, as well as 1999 winners. To see these spectacular cars, in all of their glory, on the property of this fabulous estate, is a definite highlight of the year. I looked through these programs and see at least 20, or more, cars I'd love to bring home with me--the roadsters get me every time! While the programs show very nominal edge wear, they appear to have been very lightly handled, and then put away immediately. Oversized, 3#; Meadow Brook Hall Concours D'Elegance Series; Photographs; 8 1/4 x 11; 184 pages; The covers have slight rubbing and edge wear on them, upper right corner of front has missing 1 3/4 x 1 x 1 triangle. First page, first part of schedule of events, has page extending past rest of program and bent over. 
Price: 13.25 USD
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13 San Antonio In Pictures
(san Antonio, Tx?) No Publisher Listed. N.D. Softcover Very Good 
Cover is stapled wraps. This is a guide book to historic San Antonio, Texas. Pages not numbered. No date given, but appears to be from 1940s, probably during World War II. There are 93 b/w photos. Quite a few pictures with emphasis on military training, including pictures of P-39, C-60, P-40, etc. , all relating to the Randolph Field's Central Instructors' School [of aviation]. Nice souvenir booklet, blast from the past kind of title. ; B&W Photographs; 7 1/2 x 10 1/2; Unpaginated pages; Cover has shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, light bumping, some color flaked off from underpaper at spine, creasing on back cover. 
Price: 10.25 USD
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14 Sealing Wax Art [1922 Edition] No. 524-50M-11-24
Framingham, MA Dennison Manufacturing Co. 1922 Soft Cover Very Good- 
Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings and photographs, and a two page color display in the center, for the 'Colors of Dennison Wax Deluxe and Letter Wax'. "The development of sealing wax for decorative purposes is growing all of the time and new uses are being discovered and new designs are constantly being created". ; B&W and color Illustrations; 5 x 8; 24 pages; Cover has rubbing/scuffing, sunning, shelf wear, small wear marks. Pages have minor, shallow creases, signs of careful use. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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15 Shared Moments A Journey through Time--DVD Included
Gaithersburg, MD Benzie Area Historical Society 2007 1932433910 / 9781932433913 First Edition First Printing; Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; 9 1/2 x 12 x 1/2; x, 289 pages; Hard cover is black with silver lettering on front and spine. This is a NEW book. Laid in are a thank you card from the Historical Society. Inside back cover is clear pocket with DVD of 'Camp Days at Crystal Lake'. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has sticker on front saying 'DVD included'. DJ in mylar cover. Benzie County is located in the NW of the lower peninsula, south of Traverse City, on Lake Michigan. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs. 2 page map of area from 1837 at front of book. "The Benzie Area Historical Society seeks to educate the public about the Benzie area, its people, and its history through exhibits at the museum and programs throughout the area. The Benzie Area Historical Museum, owned and operated by the Society, collects and preservers artifacts, photos, and stories about our past. The Museum is housed in an 1887 Congregational Church building and is on the Michigan State Register of Historic Sites". Oversized, 5#. 
Price: 42.50 USD
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16 Smithsonian Civil War Inside the National Collection
Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books 2013 1588344800 / 9781588344809 First Edition First Printing; Paperback Fine 
B & W and Color; 10 X 9.40 X 0.90 inches; 384 pages; Soft cover has very slight rubbing. Pages are clean and tight. Appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of b/w and color pictures. "For the very first time, the Smithsonian showcases the treasures of its Civil War collections in Smithsonian Civil War, taking readers inside the public displays as well as private cabinets, storerooms, and vaults to learn the stories of its most fascinating and significant pieces. Curators from thirteen Smithsonian museums and archives crafted this immersive exploration to illuminate the full scope of the political, military, social, and cultural climate of the era. In 150 entries to honor the 150th anniversary of the war, each curator tells a truly unique story focused on one-of-a-kind, famous, and previously unseen relics handpicked from the Smithsonian Institution collections. The objects featured range from military uniforms and weaponry to recruiting posters, portraits, jewelry, letters home, and currency, and span the prewar era, the war, and its aftermath". Index. Oversized/5#. 
Price: 21.50 USD
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17 The Japan- U. S. Assemby [Volume 2 only] Proceedings of a Conference on the Threat to the World Economic Order
Washington, D. C. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research 1976 0844720828 / 9780844720821 Softcover Very Good+ 
Pages are clean and tight; except as noted. Book is in four parts: Threat to the World Economy from Inflation and Recession; Threat to Economic Order from the Emergence of Cartels and Monopoly Power; Threat to the International Monetary Order; Toward Strengthening the Coordination of World Economic Policies. ; Charts & Tables; 6 1/2 x 9 1/2; 151 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, rubbing, bumping and creasing, small stamp mark on back; first page, which is the half-title page, is loose, but in the book. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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18 The Masterwork Treasury of Great Prints and Printmakers Collector's Edition - A Remarkable Compendium of World-Renowned Masters - Daumier, Goya, Cassatt, Toulouse-Lautrec, Corot, Piranesi
New York Collector's Guild 1970 Reprint; Soft Cover Near Fine 
Soft cover is faux leather, burgundy with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. A collection of reprinted articles, originally published between 1910-1920, in 'The Print-Collector's Quarterly'. Illustrated with b/w pictures. Each of the sections is numbered separately, ranging from 16 pages to 64 pages. "Please Note: Each individual article is paged independently to uphold the uniqueness of each subject and author". Each written by a different authority. States limited to 10000 copies. ; B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8; 206+ pages; Cover has slight bumping. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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19 The Toy And The Real Mccoy John Deere Toys and the Real Products They Replicate
Moline, IL Deere & Company 1990 Hardcover Very Good 
Hardcover is green ground with green and black lettering on spine. Oblong shaped. Green endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with color photographs. Some of the sections are: agricultural toys; lawn and garden toys; John Deere reference books. Nice gift for those true, John Deere fans. ; Color Photographs; 9 1/4 x 6 1/2; 112 pages; Cover has some rubbing/scuffing, bumping, shelf wear, corner crunching, sunning; gutter glue visible between front end paper and title page. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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20 Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume 3 The Fifth Year
No Place Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. 1948 First Edition Thus Reprint; Hardcover Very Good 
Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. THIRD VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful use. Begins with September 1943 through 1 September 1944. Sections are: Story, September Through February; Picture History, September--February; Story, March Through August; Picture History, March --August. Pages 1031 through 1535. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Record of all Theaters of Action Chronologically Arranged, Volume 3 Series; Vol. 3; B & W illustrations; 7 1/4 x 9 3/4; 434 pages; Cover has shelf wear, rubbing, bumping, sunning, faded spine, black spots on bottom of text block, weak hinges. 
Price: 15.50 USD
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