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Beverage World: Special Edition Coca-Cola: Into the 21st Century, Fall 1993; #1551

By: N/A

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Great Neck, NY, Beverage World: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9267

Condition: 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. View more info

Festive, Ugly, Christmas Sweater Women's Medium Arriviste

By: N/A

Price: $15.25

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 9279


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Caritas Christi 1844-1994

By: N/A

Price: $24.75

Publisher: Southfield, MI, Daughters of Charity St Vincent De Paul: 1994

Seller ID: 9530

Condition: 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 con... View more info

If Walls Could Talk Heritage Homes of Farmington by Ruth Roth Moehlman

By: N/A

Price: $15.25

Publisher: Farmington Hills History: 1750

Seller ID: 9885

ISBN: 9789993668688


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Michigan censuses, 1710-1830, under the French, British, and Americans

By: N/A

Price: $132.50

Publisher: Detrioit, MI, Detroit Society for Genealogical Research: 1982

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 10065

ISBN: 0943112001

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library; B&W maps; 81/2 x 11; viii, 291 pages; Hard cover is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Former library book, with a few stamps, and bar code. Light rubbing and bumping to boards. Illustrated with 19 b/w maps. Pages are very clean and tight, as if never used. End papers covered with b/w maps. Excellent resource for historians or geneaology. View more info

Chicago Bears 1986 Yearbook [Illustrated]

By: N/A

Price: $23.25

Publisher: Westchester, CA, CWC Sprot Publications: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10220

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 120 pages; Soft cover has blue spine. Covers have some creasing, rubbing, scuffing, bumping. Pages are clean and tight. Team was lead by Coach Mike Ditka. The 1986 Chicago Bears season was their 67th regular season and 17th post-season completed in the National Football League. The Bears entered the season looking to repeat as Super Bowl champions, as they had won in 1985. Chicago managed to finish 14–2, one game off of their 1985 recor... View more info

Charter Of The Village Of Wayne Merit or Civil Service System and Personnel Amendment No. 2 Chapter 8

By: N/A

Price: $57.50

Publisher: No Place, No Place: 1949

Seller ID: 10285

Condition: Very Good+


5 x 7 3/4; 16 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight. This is a charter that was approved by the Electors, 14 March, 1949. It does not specify, but is likely from Wayne, Michigan, a suburb in western Metro Detroit. Some of the topics covered are 'Political & Religious Considerations' and 'Nepotism'. Extremely Scarce title. View more info

Detroit Tigers 1991 Calendar

By: (Detroit Tigers Organization)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher Listed.: 1991

Seller ID: 3235

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is padded dark blue with gold lettering and Detroit Tigers logo on front, gold lettering on spine. Inside front cover is picture of Alan Trammell, front end paper picture of Lou Whitaker [two more pictures of both players at back of calendar], back endpapers feature that lovely old matriarch of baseball stadiums, Tiger Stadium. Also has picture of Hall of Fame manager Sparky Anderson. Stitched in blue satin ribbon. Three days per page, with lined columns for making... View more info

Detroit Tigers 1992 Calendar

By: (Detroit Tigers Organization)

Price: $13.25

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher Listed.: 1992

Seller ID: 3236

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is padded dark blue with gold lettering and Detroit Tigers logo on front, gold lettering on spine. Illustrated with color photos of active ball players. Back endpapers picture of that lovely old matriarch of baseball stadiums, Tiger Stadium. Also has picture of Hall of Fame manager Sparky Anderson. Stitched in blue satin ribbon. Pages are clean and tight. Three days per page, with lined columns for making notes, arranged as a desk diary. At top of each column is th... View more info

River And Harbor Improvements How They Are Initiated, Authorized and Completed

By: (Propeller Club Of The United States)

Price: $15.25

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, Thomas A. Scott: 1938

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 2426

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is maroon with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if virtually unused. Tipped in is card which reads: '11-20-48 Received from: River & Harbor Improvement Association, 200 Nineteenth St. , NW, Washington 9, DC'. Some of the chapters are: Law; Economic Justification; Illustrative Projects; Organization of US Engineer Department; Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors; Beach Erosion and Shore Protection Boards. ; Charts; 6 x 9 ... View more info

Index To American Genealogies; And To Genealogical Material Contained In All Works Such As Town Histories, County Histories, Local Histories, Historical Society Publications Biographies, Historical Periodicals, And Kindred Works Alphabetically Arranged...... Fifth Edition, Revised, Improved and Enlarged....with Supplement 1900-1908

By: -

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Gale Research Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 2559

Condition: Fine


1966 reprint. 5th edition. Cover is burgundy with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. This is a 1966 reprint of the works originally published by Joel Munsell's Sons, Publishers, Albany, NY, 1900 and 1908. The first 352 pages are the geneaologies to 1900. The following 107 pages are the supplement printed in 1908. ; 5 1/2 x 8 3/4; 352+ pages; Cover has light edge wear and bumping. Also, on bottom of insides of both covers, there is a... View more info

The Hidden Canyon A River Journey

By: Abbey, Edward & John Blaustein

Price: $35.75

Publisher: New York, Studio: 1977

Seller ID: 9875

ISBN: 067037010X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-Libris; Color Photographs; 12 x 9; 136 pages; Oblong shaped hard cover has black cloth binding with silver lettering on spine. Slight rubbing and bumping to covers. Pages are clean and tight. Previous owner's bookplate on front end paper. DJ has slight rubbing, scuffing; in a mylar cover. This is a 2d printing from March 1978. Lavishly illustrated with color photographs. 'In The Hidden Canyon, renowned photographer and river guide John Blaustein and environmental hero... View more info

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Wings Over Illinois

By: Abney, Arthur E.

Price: $37.75

Publisher: Carbondale, IL, Southern Illinois University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6652

ISBN: 0809327686

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Hard cover is black with gold lettering on spine. Except for first 14 leaves, pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 8 b/w photographs. Foreword by David NewMyer. "...is a thoughtful look back at a wonderful career in aviation spanning World War II, the postwar period...worked with American Airlines...has accompanied hiw own memoir with colorful hangar stories {end of day flight tales told in the hangar}...." ; B&W Illustrations; 0.9 x ... View more info

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Afro-American Folktales Stories from Black Traditions in the New World

By: Abrahams, Roger, editor

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8064

ISBN: 0394728858

Condition: Near Fine


Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library Series; B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; xxii, 327 pages; Soft cover has a grey spine with grey and red lettering. Slight rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w drawings. "...masterful survey of taletelling in the black world by showing the vital forms African stories took as they entered the New World. These 107 tales come from the canefields of the antebellum South, the villages of th... View more info

Rider With Destiny: George Washington

By: Aikman, Lonnelle

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Mclean, VA, Link Press, Publishers: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4306

ISBN: 0912991011

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy cardboard; black ground with gold lettering on front and spine. Blue monochrome endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings and photographs. Sections are: Behind Myth and Monument; a Capital is Born; "My Own Vine and Fig Tree"; bibliography; index. Oversized, 3#. ; B & W illustrations; 9 x 12; 173 pages; Cover has shelf wear, light rubbing/scuffing, bumping and some minor, shallow scratches towards the bottom o... View more info

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The Extraordinary Tide New Poetry by American Women

By: Aizenberg, Susan and Erin Belieu, editors

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 3639

ISBN: 0231119631

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is wraps. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Printed on acid-free paper. "A collection of more than 400 poems by more than 100 different writers...synthesizes and clebrates an entire era of poetry by women in America. Long overdue, the anthology includes America's most recognized poets as well as those emerging as exciting new artists of contemporary verse". ; 6 x 9; xxix, 464 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, bumping and rubbing, vertical cre... View more info

Slate Belt Bicentennial Heritage

By: Albert M. Toth, Coordinator

Price: $19.75

Publisher: No Place, Self-published: 1976

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7980

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations & Maps; 6 1/4 x 9 1/4; 263 pages; Hard cover is white, with plain spine. Covers have light sunning and shelf wear. Bottom corner on 2 leaves have dog ears. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 100+ B/W photographs and maps. "Northampton County is included in the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the New York-Newark, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area. Its northe... View more info

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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

ISBN: 1585746754

Condition: New in New dust jacket


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

Live Albom The Best of Detroit Free Press Sports Columnist Mitch Albom

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Detroit Free Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9068

ISBN: 0937247065

Condition: Near Fine


8.80 X 5.60 X 1.10 inches; 294 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED AND INSCRIBED MERRY XMAS! ! ENJOY---. Soft cover has grey spine with white lettering. Signed by author on half title page "Merry X-mas! Enjoy--Mitch Albom". Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Albom rose to fame here, in Detroit, with his award winning columns. I always look forward to reading them in the Detroit Free Press. "During his years in Detroit he became one of the most award-winning sp... View more info

A Century Of Childhood, 1820-1920

By: Alderson, William T.

Price: $15.25

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10279

ISBN: 0940365014

Condition: Fine


Exhibition Catalogue Series; B&W Illustrations; 8.25 X 8.25 X 0.50 inches; x, 142 pages; Soft cover has black spine with red lettering. Light rubbing, scuffing to covers. Red endpapers. Pages are clean and tight, appear as if unused. Exhibition catalogue from 1984 show at the museum. "Margaret Woodbury Strong (1897 – 1969) was an American collector and philanthropist. Strong was an avid collector, especially of toys and her large collection formed the basis for the... View more info