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The American Car Dealership

By: Genat, Robert

Price: $46.50

Publisher: Osceola, WI, Motorbooks International: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6994

ISBN: 0760306397

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color photographs; 10 1/4 x 10; 156 pages; Cover has slight bumping, blue with white lettering on spine. DJ has minor rubbing/bumping; in a mylar cover. B/w photographs on end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Oblong shaped. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ color and b/w photographs. Sections are: Car Business: Risk Takers and Visionaries; Dealership Architecture and Location : From Store Front to Auto Mall; Promotions: Putting the 'Show' i... View more info

Excavations At Casa Grande, Arizona February 12 -- May 1 1927

By: Gladwin, Harold S.

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, Southwest Museum: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1271

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is heavy, brown paper with black lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 5 b/w photos and one b/w drawing. The excavations were done in the area of South Central Arizona near the Lower Gila river, where there was evidence of centuries of habitation. ; Southwest Museum Papers; the Southwest Society to Show the Story of Man Series; Vol. 2; B&W Illustrations; 7 x 10 1/4; 30 pages; Cover has edge wear, bumping, sunning; edges slightly crinkled. ... View more info

Make Straight The Path A 300-Year Pilgrimage Archdiocese of Detroit

By: Godzak, Roman; edited by Laurence Wiland

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Strasbourg, France, Editions Du Signe: 2000

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 3418

ISBN: 2746801450

Condition: Fine


Cover is glazed boards, without DJ, as issued. On front cover, upper right hand corner, is label that reads "Nathan Collins, 105/ Sister Barbara". Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of b/w and color photos and maps. Has a 4 leaf/8 page fold out of the chronology of the Roman Catholic Church in Detroit, from 1700-2000. Extremely oversized, 4.5#. ; Photographs; 12 1/2 x 12 1/2; 159 pages; Cover has light scuffing/rub... View more info

Principles of Clay Masonry Construction Student's manual

By: Gross, James G

Price: $13.25

Publisher: Mclean, VA, Brick Institute of America: 1973

Seller ID: 6548

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs, charts, diagrams, drawings, etc. 6 chapters; glossary; reference and index on inside of back cover. ; Diagrams & drawings, charts; 8 1/2 x 11; 69 pages; Cover has shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, light bumping and creasing. View more info

Oakland County Book Of History [Soft Cover]

By: Hagman, Arthur A. , editor, Et Al

Price: $21.50

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher Listed.: 1970

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5989

Condition: Very Good


Cover is blue with gold county logo and lettering on front, gold lettering on spine. Overall pages are clean and tight. Published in honor of Oakland County's Sesqui-centennial [1820-1970]. Oakland county is on the northern border of Wayne County, where Detroit is located. It is also the location for one of the highest per-capita income populations in the US. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w photos and drawings. In the 34 years since this history was published,... View more info

Painted Cave Northeastern Arizona No. 3

By: Haury, Emil W. and Edgar Anderson

Price: $95.50

Publisher: Dragoon, AZ, The Amerind Foundation, Inc.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1294

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is heavy, red paper with black lettering on front and spine. FOLD OUT MAP IN REARPages are clean and tight; pristine condition, appears unused. Illustrated with 36 b/w photo plates, and 21 b/w text figures. Sections are: The Area; The Cave; Pictographs; two appendices. The first appendix is "The Maize Collections from Painted Cave" by Edgar Anderson. Some of the items recovered from the cave are food, textiles, sandals, basketry and matting, cordage, plant ... View more info

100 Masterworks From The Detroit Institute Of Arts

By: Henshaw, Julia P.

Price: $13.25

Publisher: New York City, Hudson Hills Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1572

ISBN: 0933920652

Condition: Near Fine


Pages are clean and tight. Edited by Henshaw and intro by William H. Peck. Published in association with the Founders Society, Detroit Institute of Arts [DIA]. Lushly illustrated with over 100 color photos. The DIA is one of the foremost art museums in the United States, and lucky me, it's my local art museum, a great joy to visit. The Motor City automobile barons have been very generous with donating art and funds to the DIA for many decades, along with other patrons. A... View more info

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Horsekeeping on a Small Acreage Facilities Design and Management

By: Hill, Cherry

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Pownal, VT, Storey Communications, Inc.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5050

ISBN: 0882665960

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is grey ground; heavy paper. White lettering on grey spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and drawings. Sections are: Knowing Horses; Designing Your Acreage; Management; Appendix; glossary. All in one manual for those interested in keeping their horse (s) on their own property. Lots of very practical and reasonable information. ; B&W Illustrations; 4vo; 8 1/2 x 11; 179 pages; Cover has light rubbing/scuffing, sh... View more info

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War At Sea In The Ironclad Age

By: Hill, Richard; General editor John Keegan

Price: $18.25

Publisher: London, Cassell: 2000

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5220

ISBN: 030435273x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black with silver lettering on the spine. Illustrated endpapers, showing ironclads in battle. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with color and b/w photographs, drawings, maps, charts. Sections are: Chronology; Introduction: Technical and Strategic Context; The Technical: Background; Navies and Their People; Theories of Sea Warfare; American Civil War; Navies and Imperial Expansion; Fleet Action; biographical notes; index,... View more info

Northville...the First 100 Years

By: Hoffman, Jack W.

Price: $63.50

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher Listed.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2675

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cover is tan colored with black lettering on spine and black window in lower corner of front. B/w maps/plats on endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w photos and drawings. ***Signed by the author on the title page with "No. 205" under his signature. *** Covers the first 100 years, 1827-1927, of Northville, a suburb of Detroit. Still a quaint downtown, retaining much of it's 19th century atmosphere and appearance. Includes a list of the Village... View more info

Concrete Floors And Side-walks; Being Number 2 Of This Series A practical treatise explaining the molding of concrete floor and sidewalk units, with plain and ornamental surfaces, ... tile,

By: Houghton, A. A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, The Norman W. Henley Pub. Co: 1922

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 6910

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is brown with black lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight, w/ minor sunning. An early reprint from 1922 of the 1914 first edition. Illustrated with 8 b/w drawings and 2 tables. 39 pp. Section at the rear of the book which lists out other books published by the Norman W. Henley Publishing Co. On many topics. ; Concrete worker's reference books Series; B&W Illustrations; 5x 7 1/2; 63+ pages; Light rubbing/scuffing and minor shelf wear. Crease on back co... View more info

Beautiful isles, Cayman

By: Humann, Paul

Price: $13.25

Publisher: Grand Cayman Islands, B. W. I., Hobbies and Books Ltd.: 1986

Seller ID: 5964

ISBN: 093665502X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with gorgeous, color photographs of these magnificent islands. Sections are: hitory; scenic Cayman; underwater wonderland; Caymanian people; government; commerce & industry; tourism. Oversized, 4#. ; Color Photographs; 9 1/4 x 11 34; 104 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, bumping. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing, bumping, shelf wear. View more info

A History Of The Archdiocese Of Cincinnati

By: Hussey, M. Edmund

Price: $21.25

Publisher: No Place, Editions Du Signe: 2000

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 4307

ISBN: 2746800608

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover is glazed boards. White and tan lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; book appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. Sections are: From the Beginning Through the Civil War; From the End of the Civil War to the Beginning of the Second Vatican Council; From the Second Vatican Council to the Present; bibliography. Printed in Italy. Oversized; 4#. ; Photographs; 8 1/2 x 12; 143 pages; Cover has light ... View more info

Historic Highway Bridges of Michigan

By: Hyde, Charles K. ; edited by Philip P. Mason

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Wayne State University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7837

ISBN: 0814324487

Condition: Very Good+


AUTHOR SIGNED/DATED S2/18/1996 on title page. Laid in is a page from the Ann Arbor newspaper, 'Connection', with an article on the 40th anniversary of the Mackinac Bridge. [1/4/1997]. Soft cover is blue with white lettering on front and spine. Oblong shaped. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs, maps and drawings, including 'the mighty Mac,' the bridge that connects Michigan's lower and upper peninsulas. Truly spectacular to d... View more info

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Hallowed Timbers The Wooden Churches of Cape Breton

By: Hyde, Susan & Michael Bird

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Canada, A Boston Mills Press Book: 1995

Seller ID: 8750

ISBN: 1550461214

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Hardcover is blue with silver lettering on spine. DJ. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photos of these churches. All are located on the island of Cape Breton, part of the Atlantic province of Nova Scotia, Canada. "From the grandest, most ornate church to the tiniest, most humble chapel, Cape Breton Island's houses of worship possess a timeless charm....the winding roads of Cape Breton--along the windswept coast, ... View more info

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Steven Ehrlich

By: Jerde, Jon A. & Eleanor Lynn Nesmith

Price: $34.75

Publisher: Rockport, MA, Rockport Publishers: 1995

Seller ID: 9622

ISBN: 1564961508

Condition: As New


Contemporary World Architects Series; B & W and Color; 8.70 X 8.60 X 0.70 inches; Unpaginated pages; INSCRIPTION ON HALF TITLE PAGE: FOR DAVID ROUSE. THANK YOU FOR COMING TO THE LECTURES IN LANSING/97. I HOPE YOUR PROPHECY COMES TRUE. BEST WISHES STEVE EHRLICH 3/21/97 L/M. Soft cover is self wraps. Mauve and blue spine with white lettering. Very slight rubbing. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with color and b/w photographs, as well as b/w drawings and flo... View more info

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Contemporary American Architects: Volume II

By: Jodidio, Philip

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Cologne Germany, Benedikt Taschen Verlag Gmbh: 1996

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 2569

ISBN: 3822885894

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is wraps. Pages are clean and tight. Printed in English, French and German. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photos and drawings and plans. Covers 16 architects/firms, also has biographies and an index. Oversized, 3.5#. ; Color & B/W Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 11 3/4; 176 pages; Cover has some light shelfwear, bumping, rubbing/scuffing, some scrunching of bottom corner across the pages and cover; pen inscription inside front cover. View more info

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Franz Kafka And Prague

By: Kallay, Karol

Price: $13.25

Publisher: Prague, Czech Republic, Slovart Publishing Ltd.: 1999

Seller ID: 2957

ISBN: 8080850143

Condition: Fine


This copy printed by Slovart Publishing Ltd. , Prague, 1996/1999. Cover is black cloth with pasted on label on front, silver lettering on spine. No DJ, as issued. Three unused post cards of Prague are laid in the book. Pages are clean and tight; book appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of marvelous color photos. Franz Kafka [1883-1924] was a leading literary figure in the early 20th century. Prague, the great medieval city, had for centuries been one of the gre... View more info

Official World's Fair Pictures of a Century of Progress Exposition

By: Kaufmann & Fabry Co. (Official Photographers)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Chicagob, Reuben H. Donnelley Corp.: 1933

Seller ID: 7608

ISBN: B000BMWYEW

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 10.80 X 9 X 0.30 inches; 61 pages; Stapled wraps has light rubbing/scuffing, sunning. Owner's name neatly written at top, August 1933. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w photos. Some pages have sunning, foxing, closed tear and corner crinkle. 'A Century of Progress International Exposition' was the name of a World's Fair held in Chicago from 1933 to 1934, celebrating the city's centennial. The fair's theme was technological innovation. The fair's mo... View more info

The Artwork Of: William Keeler: Pennsylvania Regionalist Painter

By: Keeler, Brian

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Wyalusing, PA, River Light Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 4900

ISBN: 0975303805

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy paper with black lettering. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. First page in book is the table of contents. Illustrated with 198 color and b/w plates, plus other pictures. Includes a chronology of William Keeler [1923-1980]. "....offers a comprehensive survey of the artistic output of William Keeler, from watercolors and drawings produced while in the U. S. Navy in the South Pacific during World War II,... View more info