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Seasons in Northville - Poems By Bill Wood

By: Wood, Bill

Price: $11.25

Publisher: No Place, Mary Ware: 2004

Seller ID: 6413

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight. Lovingly illustrated with wonderful, color drawings, on each page. Northville is a suburb to the NW of Detroit. Has a lovely, large historic district, including a charming downtown. Still has a popular harness racing track, now surrounded by the growing city. A lovely, and loving, tribute to Bill Wood, long time resident of Northville. ; Color Illustrations; 0.25 x 8.5 x 8 Inches; 24 pages; Soft cover has light rub... View more info

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Wooden Images Misericords and Medieval England

By: Wood, Juanita

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5393

ISBN: 0838637795

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with 163 b/w photographs. "...images carved on the underside of medieval choir stalls in the churches and cathedrals of England in the 13th through 16th centuries, this work provides a spirited examination of the social history of ordinary men and women during the late medieval period.....Unlike the ruling class...this larger segment of the populati... View more info

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Wooden Images Misericords and Medieval England

By: Wood, Juanita

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5394

ISBN: 0838637795

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with 163 b/w photographs. "...images carved on the underside of medieval choir stalls in the churches and cathedrals of England in the 13th through 16th centuries, this work provides a spirited examination of the social history of ordinary men and women during the late medieval period.....Unlike the ruling class...this larger segment of the populati... View more info

Hand-Painted China Including a How-To-Do Section by S. S. Frackelton

By: Wood, Sharon

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Watkins Glen, NY, Century House: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7167

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


China classics series Series; B & W and Color; 6 12 x 9 1/4; 99 pages; Hard cover has price sticker remainder inside front cover, pp 96/97 has a small, closed tear at bottom, top of text block has brown spots [dust? ]. No DJ, may or may not have had one. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Cover is red with gold lettering on spine. Lavishly illustrated with one color plate and dozens of b/w plates and pictures, diagrams, patterns, plus advertisements for var... View more info

Tonnancour Life in Grosse Pointe and Along the Shores of Lake St. Clair, Volume 1

By: Woodford, Arthur

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Omnigraphics: 1994

Seller ID: 8637

ISBN: 0780800354

Condition: Near Fine


Vol. 1; B&W Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 11 1/4; xiii, 230 pages; Hard cover is library binding. Cream colored spine with black lettering. Slight bumping to covers. B/w illustrated end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and some drawings. The eastern suburbs of metro Detroit, along the Detroit River and Lake St. Clair, are a fascinating area, its own world. Full of many beautiful estates/mansions, streets, residences, physically ... View more info

Detroit and Its Banks; The Story of Detroit Bank & Trust

By: Woodford, Arthur M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Published for Detroit Bank & Trust Co. by Wayne State University Press: 1974

Seller ID: 6239

ISBN: 0814315216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover is red with a black spine, with gold lettering. Red endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 61 b/w photographs and maps. Sections are: Land of the Beaver; Era of Wildcats; Detroit Savings Fund Institute; Detroit Savings Bank; Age of the Motorcar; Governor Comstock's Proclamation; Mr. Dodge at the Helm; A New Direction; 9 appendices; notes; bibliography; notes. ; A Savoyard book Series; B&W Illustrations; 1.42 x 21.57 x 6.3 I... View more info

Politeness And Poetry In The Age Of Pope

By: Woodman, Thomas

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, Associated University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 2797

ISBN: 083863348X

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cover is black with silver lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Printed on alkaline paper. Pope [1688-1744] belonged to a group of poets with a traditional bias: Parnell, Prior, Swift and Gay. Classicist and socially conservative...affected by many of the new influences...own work reflected the slippage from manners as the code of a stratified society to more flexible norms of politeness. "Woodman...focuses in particular on the complex i... View more info

Politeness And Poetry In The Age Of Pope

By: Woodman, Thomas

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, Associated University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9580

ISBN: 083863348X

Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Cover is black with silver lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Printed on alkaline paper; Associated University Press. Pope [1688-1744] belonged to a group of poets with a traditional bias: Parnell, Prior, Swift and Gay. Classicist and socially conservative...affected by many of the new influences...own work reflected the slippage from manners as the code of a stratified society to more flexible norms of politeness. "Woodman...focuses i... View more info

Medieval Life and Leisure in the Devonshire Hunting Tapestries

By: Woolley, Linda

Price: $71.25

Publisher: London, V & A Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 9680

ISBN: 1851773746

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 3/4; 128 pages; Hardcover and DJ are sealed in shrinkwrap. Illustrated with color pictures of the famed tapestries. A beautifully produced book by the world renowned V&A Museum [Victoria & Albert] in London. Their textile collections, of many sorts, are amazing. The Devonshire Hunting Tapestries are four very large and beautifully designed tapestries made between 1430 – 1450, depicting hunting scenes of boars, bears, swans, otters... View more info

Medieval Life and Leisure in the Devonshire Hunting Tapestries

By: Woolley, Linda

Price: $71.25

Publisher: London, V & A Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 9697

ISBN: 1851773746

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 3/4; 128 pages; Hardcover and DJ are sealed in shrinkwrap. Illustrated with color pictures of the famed tapestries. A beautifully produced book by the world renowned V&A Museum [Victoria & Albert] in London. Their textile collections, of many sorts, are amazing. The Devonshire Hunting Tapestries are four very large and beautifully designed tapestries made between 1430 – 1450, depicting hunting scenes of boars, bears, swans, otters... View more info

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The Complete "Omaha" the Cat Dancer Volume 3

By: Worley, Kate & James Vance & Reed Waller & Trina Robbins

Price: $9.75

Publisher: New York, NBM Publishing: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9538

ISBN: 1561634743

Condition: New


Color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 126 pages; Soft cover is new, in shrink wrap. Purple spine with yellow lettering. Color illustrations. Adults-only graphic novel, Chuck struggles to go on without Omaha, while the beautiful cat dancer struts her stuff in a small Wisconsin town and the voluptuous CeeCee enters her life. These four classic episodes track the Mipple City gang through bedrooms, boardrooms and strip clubs as new relationships emerge and the mystery of who kill... View more info

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Penny's Christmas Jar Miracle

By: Wright, Jason F. & Ben Sowards

Price: $27.25

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Shadow Mountain: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9675

ISBN: 1606411675

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 9 1/4 x 11; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is glazed boards, slight rubbing and bumping. Pages are clean and tight. Pages not numbered, 29 pages. Illustrated with color pictures. DJ has slight rubbing; in a mylar cover. 'Penny Paisley holds a party to present the family "Christmas Jar"--A jar in which her family has been saving spare change throughout the year--to an ailing neighbor, Grandpa Charlie'. View more info

Story Plays

By: Wright, Louise C.

Price: $13.75

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes and Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8042

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; 6 1/4 x 9 1/4; 127 pages; Hard cover is green cloth with a b/w pastedown on the front. Cover has light bumping, rubbing, shelf wear. A previous owner's name neatly written on front end page. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Illustrated with some b/w photographs. A BLAST from the PAST, about how physical education was regarded and taught in first half of 20th century America. "The child's imagination and experience have been used as a ... View more info

Behold! the Polish-Americans

By: Wytrwal, Joseph A

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Endurance Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6009

ISBN: 0686656407

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR! Hardcover is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Includes a few b/w maps. Stated first edition. Overall, pages are clean and tight, except as noted. Inscription and signature to former owner, dated November 19, 1990, on front end paper. For decades, the metro Detroit area was a prime destination for Polish immigrants, initially drawn by the auto industries. One section covers "Poles as they relate to Blacks, Jews, Indians and the Irish ... View more info

The Massachusetts Historical Review (Volume 5 - 2003) (Volume 5)

By: Yacovone, Donald, editor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Massachusetts Historical Society: 2003

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6052

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper with black lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; still crisp, appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures. Sections: essays; Remarks on the Kennedy Medal and the Practice of History; Vicissitudes of Tolerance: Jewish Faculty and Students at Clark University; "Subjects...unto the same king": New England Indians and the Use of Royal Political Power; Force of Food: Life on the Atkins Family Sugar... View more info

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Will Rogers A Biography

By: Yagoda, Ben

Price: $13.75

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 2000

Seller ID: 8582

ISBN: 0806132388

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; 9 X 5.90 X 1 inches; xiv, 409 pages; Soft cover has black spine with yellow lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 64+ b/w photographs. "Rogers ( 1879 – 1935) was an American cowboy, vaudeville performer, humorist, newspaper columnist, social commentator, and stage and motion picture actor. Known as "Oklahoma's Favorite Son", Rogers was born to a prominent Cherokee Nation family in Indian Territory (now... View more info

In My Dream: Hebrew Language Book

By: Yalan-Shtekelis, Miriam. Aka Miriam Stakeliss-Milan

Price: $53.50

Publisher: Tel-aviv, Israel, Dvir Publishing House: 1987

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5200

ISBN: 9650101888

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover is multi-colored illustration on front and back, with black and white lettering, in Hebrew on cover and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears almost as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings. This is a juvenile story. Entire text is in Hebrew, as such it reads from right to left. Very hard to find title. ; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 ; 120 pages; Cover has slight shelfwear and bumping; minor rubbing/scuffing. View more info

China: A Great Country In The East [English And Chinese Language Edition] 4 Volume Set in Slipcase

By: Ying Zhang

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Beijing Language & Culture University Press,China: 2002

Seller ID: 6060

ISBN: 7561909330

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


4 volumes, each covering a different aspect of Chinese culture and life. Each volume is soft cover; a purple, blue, yellow or green top on each of the different volumes. Slipcase has pictures, English language title in black lettering, along with Chinese language title in white pictographs. This is a NEW set, still has that new book smell. Each volume has 73 pages, and is lavishly illustrated with brilliant, color photographs. Volumes are: I, Homeland of the Dragon; II, ... View more info

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Pennsylvania German Immigrants, 1709-1786 Lists Consolidated From Yearbooks

By: Yoder, Don

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Pub. Co.: 1998

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8333

ISBN: 0806308923

Condition: As New


B&W Illustrations; 8.60 X 5.60 X 1.40 inches; xi, 394 pages; HARD COVER is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Slight rubbing/scuffing to boards. Pages are clean and tight. A few b/w illustrations. The lists included in this work attempt to identify German emigrants in their homeland as well as in Pennsylvania; thus emigrants are cited with reference to manumission records, parish registers, passports, & other papers of German & Swiss provenance; & cited again, ... View more info

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Jane Yolen's Mother Goose Songbook

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $17.75

Publisher: Honesdale, PA, Wordsong: 1992

Seller ID: 9006

ISBN: 1878093525

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10.20 X 9 X 0.70 inches; 96 pages; Oblong shaped bookHard cover has glazed boards, yellow spine with maroon lettering. Slight bumping and rubbing. DJ has light rubbing, scuffing. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. The musical arrangements in the book are by Adam Stemple. Yellow endpapers. 'Most Mother Goose and Nursery Rhymes are singable, so that makes pretty much any compilation of Mother Goose or Nursery Rhyme a Singable Picture Book... View more info