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Mathematicians And Computer Wizards

By: Macmillan Reference Usa

Price: $38.75

Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI, Macmillan Reference Usa/Gale Group: 2001

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 4499


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. View more info

500 Pieces Jigsaw Puzzle - Size 52 X 38 Cm V1

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Vidal Europa S.A.: 0

Seller ID: 9155


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. View more info

The Language of Winnicott A Dictionary and Guide to Understanding His Work

By: Abram, Jan

Price: $73.50

Publisher: Northvale, NJ, Jason Aronson Inc.: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 8660


Hard cover is black with gold lettering on spine. Black end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Bibliography compiled by Harry Karnac. "Winnicott [Donald Woods Winnicott, 1896–1971] has profoundly influenced contemporary psychology, psychotherapy, and psychoanalysis. His 600+ papers offer a unique compass to the psychotherapeutic process and child development. However, Winnicott's sometimes elliptical and metaphoric use of language can make his... View more info

Akan Ethics A Study of Moral Ideas and Moral Behaviour of the Akan Tribes of Ghana

By: Ackah, C.A.

Price: $73.50

Publisher: Accra, Ghana Universities Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6651


Soft cover is orange with black lettering on spine. Overall, pages are clean and tight. Bibliography; general index. "This book covers an area of Akan Ethics about which, so far, litte has been written, especially in such detail. The chapters contain a largely descriptive analysis of the moral language used by the Akan peoples, the sanctions employed to enforce morality, and some of the proverbs, tales and myths which refer to Akan moral beliefs..." Extremely sca... View more info

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The Body Language Of Horses Revealing the Nature of Equine Needs, Wishes and Emotions....

By: Ainslie, Tom and Bonnie Ledbetter

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company, Inc: 1980

Seller ID: 3456


Cover is black with silver lettering on the spine. Endpapers have brown monochrome photo of horses. Pages are clean and tight. "Horses communicate with remarkable accuracy in a language of posture, gesture and sound...after reading this unprecedented, exciting and uplifting book you will understand the equine language..." ; 6 1/4 x 9 1/2; 208 pages; Cover has light bumping and edge wear. DJ has some edge wear, bumping, rubbing/scuffing, like crinkling along top a... View more info

In Harmony With Your Horse How to Build a Lasting Relationship

By: Albinson, Clare

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 3801


Cover is blue cloth with lighter blue lettering on spine; clean, new DJ. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of color photos. Chapters are: Nature of Horses; Working with the Horse's Nature; How do we Teach Horses? ; How do Horses Communicate? ; Dominating Your Horse; Reward or Punishment? ; Temperament of Horses; Tension; What do Horses Enjoy? ; Nature of the Rider; Human Balance; Balance of the Horse; index. Albinson offers a... View more info

Teaching Yourself to Train Your Horse Simplicity, Consistency, and Common Sense from Foal to Comfortable Riding Horse

By: Alexander, Richard D

Price: $37.50

Publisher: No Place, Woodlane Farm Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8021


Photographs; 11.10 X 8.50 X 1 inches; xiv, 256 pages; Hard cover is glazed boards. White spine with blue lettering. Cover has light rubbing/scuffing/bumping; light red stain on edge of 189-242; does not obtrude into text or pictures. Pages are heavy, glazed paper. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of color photographs. Except for side stain, the pages are clean and tight. An exceptionally well thought out and explained book on horse training, from first to finished. 3 app... View more info

Trash Stories

By: Allison, Dorothy

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Firebrand Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8237


8.50 X 5.40 X 0.30 inches; 174 pages; Soft cover has slight rubbing and bumping. AUTHOR SIGNED ON TITLE PAGE. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. "Trash: Short Stories by Dorothy Allison, was first published in 1988 by Firebrand Books, later by Penguin (1990) and Plume (2002). It won the 1989 Lambda Literary Award for "Best Lesbian Small Press Book" and the Lambda Literary Award "Best Lesbian Fiction". ; Signed by Author View more info

A Guide to Alternative Therapies for Horses

By: Allison, Keith & Christopher Day

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1996

Seller ID: 5445


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with b/w drawings. Sections are: Introduction; Demise of natural medicines and therapies; growing demand for holistic medicine; Terminology; Alternative therapies available for horses; saddlery and farriery; useful addresses. Very handy guide for caring for your horse. Too often, for people and animals, the medical field wants to push only 'modern' and high tech cares and cures. But l... View more info

Of a Place and a Time Remembering Lancaster

By: Altick, Richard Daniel

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Hamden, CT, Archon Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7677


8.86 X 5.84 X 0.84 inches; viii, 199 pages; Hard cover is rust colored with gold lettering on spine. Previous owner's name on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing/bumping. "The setting is Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the small and 'typical' city where Altick grew up between the world wars. Trains stopped there, Hamilton Watch Company produced fine craftsmanship; rich farmland [sic, farmed, in large part, by the Amish and Mennonite] su... View more info

American Illustration Showcase Illustration 1 of 2

By: American Showcase Inc. (Ed.)

Price: $46.25

Publisher: New York, American Showcase: 1992

Seller ID: 9365


Vol. 1; Color Illustrations; 9 1/2 x 12 x 2 1/2 ; 748 pages; Soft cover is self wraps. Black spine with white lettering on it. #15 on the spine. Light rubbing and scuffing to covers. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Every page is illustrated with color, some b/w, advertising art. Great examples of advertising, and illustration, art from the early 1990s. Index. Very overweight, 10#. View more info

Martin Ramirez.

By: ANDERSON, Brooke Davis.

Price: $41.25

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Marquand Books and the American Folk Art Museum: 2007

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8349


Exhbition Catalogue Series; Color Illustrations; 9 1/4 x 12 1/4; 192 pages; Hard cover is black cloth with silver lettering on front and spine. Slight bumping; gift inscription on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. DJ has slight rubbing, is double-sided; in a mylar cover. Exhaustively illustrated with color pictures. Essays by 6 authors. Chronology; checklist of exhibition; bibliography; about author and contributors; index. Exhibiton prese... View more info

Sifra, Dibbura Desinai Rhetorical Formulae, Literary Structures, and Legal Traditions

By: Apothaker, Howard L.

Price: $61.25

Publisher: Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College Press: 2003

Seller ID: 5353


Hardcover is dark blue with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; printed on acid free paper. This is a NEW book. Sections include: transliterations; abbreviations; Part I: Translation and Analysis; BeHar; BeHuqotai; Part II: Synthetic Analyses; Rhetorical Formulae; Literary Structures; Legal Traditions; Thoughts on Mishnah and Sifra's Parting of the Ways; Appendices: Listing of the Rehtorical Formulae; Outline of the Rules; Deriving Affi... View more info

Voices Of American Homemakers [national Extension Homemakers Edition] An Oral History Project of the National Extension Homemakers Council

By: Arnold, Eleanor, editor and Project Director

Price: $9.25

Publisher: No Place, National Extension Homemakers Council: 1985

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6909


Softcover is heavy textured paper. Cream spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This is an oral history project on the occasion of the Council's 50th anniversary. "...tell of their lives as children and women, mainly in the era from about 1890 to 1940, a time of busy, industrious, small communities and rural areas...." for this project 219 people were interviewed, ranging in age from 27 to 10... View more info

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Shakti Mantras Tapping into the Great Goddess Energy Within

By: Ashley-Farrand, Thomas

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 2003

Seller ID: 8130


8.19 X 5.35 X 0.71 inches; viii,262 pages; Soft cover has very slight shelf wear. Original sticker on back cover. White spine with gold lettering. This is a NEW book. Pages are clean and tight. "According to Thomas Ashley-Farrand, a Vedic priest and American specialist in the use and meaning of Sanskrit mantra discipline, this ancient practice can enhance your spiritual gifts, lighten your karmic burden, improve your health and increase prosperity, and help you live ... View more info