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Spirit of the Wind Horse in Saudi Arabia

By: Collie, Keith & Angelo Pesce

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Immel Publishing: 1982

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5793

ISBN: 0907151019

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover is textured brown with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. End pages are brown. Exhaustively illustrated with 100+ glorious color photographs. Color map of Saudi Arabia. Sections are: Introduction; Arab Horse Races; National Guard; Equestrian Club, Riyadh; Research Center, Dirab; King Abdul Aziz University Equestrian Club, Jeddah; Around Riyadh; Around Jeddah. 'These unique photographs bring the image of the Arabian horse up ... View more info

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Pirate & Gypsy Girls Artist Archives

By: Collins, Max Allan, Introduction by

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Collectors Press: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 3646

ISBN: 1888054492

Condition: New


Cover is heavy wraps with flaps. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Has 14 full color illustrations. "The calendar girls of the period between the two world wars were not girls-next-door...rather, the exotic settings of history and mythology provided purveyors of pulchritude...especially exotic covey of calendar girls, draped in the exotic trappings of two bizarre subcultures--pirates and gypsies--as filtered through the romantic realism of some of the to... View more info

The New Joy Of Sex: A Gourmet Guide To Lovelmaking In The Nineties & Completely Revised And Updated More Joy Of Sex Lovemaking Companion To The Joy Of Sex Slipcased 2 Vol. Set

By: Comfort, Alex M. M. D. , D. Sc.

Price: $25.25

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1991

Seller ID: 7143

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Joy of Sex Series; B & W and Color; 7 1/4 x 10 1/2; 256, 216 pages; Slipcase has minor rubbing to it. Books appear as if unused, pages are clean and tight. Two books together in a slipcase made for the pair. Extensively illustrated in each volume with detailed b/w and color drawings and photographs. Pretty much everything you wanted to know about sex and making love, books arranged alphabetically, each with an index. View more info

FANTASIA LIMITED COMMEMORATIVE EDITION

By: Company, Walt Disney

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Walt Disney Company: 1991

Seller ID: 7311

Condition: Fine


Color Illustrations; 11 1/2 x 14/12 x 2; 29+ pages; Slip cased set. Slip case is dark blue with gold lettering on spine. All pieces to set included. Color Mickey Mouse decal on front; case has some rubbing/scuffing/bumping, in VG condition. Set includes the 29 page booklet, appears as if unused and Certificate of authenticity, special lithograph in its protective envelope, along with proof of purchase slip. Music with Leopold Stokowski and the the Philadelphia Orchestra.... View more info

How To Know The Mosses [Spiral Bound]

By: Conard, Henry S.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, H. E. Jaques: 1944

Seller ID: 269

Condition: Very Good


Soft bound book has silver, spiral binding. Covers are heavy, textured brown paper with black lettering and drawings on front. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with close to 100 b/w drawings of mosses. Main sections are: Musci; Hepaticae. Part of a series; this is the 7th in the series; the other titles are listed on the copyright page. Index/Glossary at back. Conard was Professor of Botany, Grinnell College and President of the Sullivant Moss Society. ; The Pictur... View more info

The Vikings At a Glance

By: Corbishley, Mike and Hazel Mary Martell

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New York, Peter Bedrick Books: 1998

Seller ID: 3061

ISBN: 0872265587

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is glazed boards. Pages are clean and tight; printed on alkaline paper, with reinforced binding. This is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color drawings. Starts with a time chart from 700-1400. Chapters are: Site-seeing--A Guide to the Viking World; Homelands of the Vikings; Trade and Transport; Kings and Things; Viking Society; Everyday Life; Warriors and Raiders; Viking Builders; Words and Pictures; Religion; After the Vikings; Glossary. ; Colo... View more info

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Carving Fish Decoys A Traditional American Folk Art

By: Cottle, James T.

Price: $47.25

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1991

Seller ID: 6495

ISBN: 0811710173

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover is red with gold lettering on spine. Tan end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings, diagrams and photographs; plus 20 color photographs. Sections: Growing Up on Ice; Ice Fishing and Fish Decoys; Basic Woodcarving; Tools and Materials; Patterns; The Body; Fins, Line-Tie, and Eyes; Weight and Balance; Painting; Putting It All Together; sources of supplies; bibliography. ; B&W and color illustrations; 0.8 x 9.2 x 7.... View more info

The Sacred Stone A Magical Mystery Book

By: Cowley, Stewart

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Westport, CT, Wishing Well Books: 1994

Seller ID: 2535

ISBN: 0887058590

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is glazed boards. Published by Wishing Well Books, 1994. Pages not numbered. Every page is a full color picture, with clues and cutouts that help solve the mystery. " Hope Newman is exploring the jungle in search of ancient cities. When a sacred jewel is stolen from a friendly tribe, Hope agrees to help...Magical Mystery Books, with their mysterious clues and challenging puzzles, give young readers a part to play in exciting adventures set in magical, three-dim... View more info

Gem Cutter's Handbook, Cabochon Cutting, Gems & Minerals

By: Cox, Jack R. & Drawings Photos

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Mentone, CA, Gembooks Pub: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6877

ISBN: 0910652120

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2; 64 pages; Softcover is stapled wraps. Lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. "The first chapter gave the reader the basics of cabochon cutting. After that the series progressed through more advanced techinques such as sphere making, finishing flat surfaces and faceting. Each chapter gives the reader easy-to-follow, step-bystep illustrated instructions". View more info

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Arctic Dance The Mardy Murie Story

By: Craighead, Charles & Bonnie Kreps

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Graphic Arts Center Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6720

ISBN: 1558686002

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is green with gold lettering on spine. Sewn binding is tight; pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Green end papers. Extensively illustrated with over 100 color and b/w photographs, and a b/w map. "After her Yukon River wedding to naturalist Olaus Murie, Mardy [Margaret 'Mardy' Murie: 1902-2003] joined her husband for years of wilderness adventure...For more than 7 decades, Mardy Murie has tirelessly championed the environment...led to the foun... View more info

A Gallery Of Great Paintings

By: Crane, Aimee, editor; Foreword by Peyton Boswell, Jr.

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1944

Seller ID: 4148

Condition: Very Good-


Hardcover is spiral bound. Faded teal/green boards, with title in gold in dark green plate pasted onto front. Contains table of contents, foreword, and 100 color plates. 3 of the plates are paste downs. Covers artists from all around the world. Timewise, starts with Giotto [1266-1336] and goes through Jack Levine [1915--]. Pages are clean and tight; edges show signs of slight sunning. If you want a grand tour through approximately 700 years of art and artists, from aroun... View more info

Main Street A Portrait of Small Town Michigan

By: Crisostomo, Manny

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Detroit Free Press: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2532

ISBN: 0937247006

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Published by Detroit Free Press, Detroit, MI, 1986, 1988, 2nd edition. Cover is black with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photos, as well as b/w map drawings of Michigan, showing the location of the town referenced. Edited by Marcia Joy Prouse, intro by Thomas BeVier. Published jointly by the Detroit Free Press and Historical Society of Michigan. Chapters are: People of Character; Hard-Work Ethic; A Love o... View more info

Moving pictures A Look At Detroit from High Atop the People Mover

By: Crisostomo, Manny

Price: $15.75

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Detroit Free Press: 1987

Seller ID: 5155

ISBN: 0937247022

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is glazed, heavy paper. Grey spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears almost unused. Illustrated with almost 100 color and black and white photographs, and a map of the People Mover loop. "Detroit Free Press photographer Manny Crisostomo's photos, taken from the People Mover guideway, reveal cityscapes and slices of urban life that are altogether different looks at familiar surroundings...spent the last four seasons walking the guidew... View more info

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Thomas and the Dragon Queen

By: Crum, Shutta; Wildish, Lee

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Knopf Books for Young Readers: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6290

ISBN: 0375957030

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. hard cover is red with a tan spine, gold lettering on spine. pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. author signed and dated, 2010, on title page with inscription "May your heart & hand be true!" Illustrated w/ many b/w drawings, some of them full page sized. "A princess has been kidnapped by a dragon queen. a brave squire volunteers to set out on a quest to rescue her. But there's just one small problem. He's ... View more info

The Art of English Costume

By: Cunnington, C. Willett

Price: $14.25

Publisher: London, Collins: 1948

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7818

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color; 6 X 9; xii, 243 pages; Hard cover is grey cloth with faded gold lettering on spine; some bumping and shelf wear. Pencil number written inside front cover, as well as previous owner's name sticker . DJ is price clipped, has many tears, rubs, bumps, crinkles. Overall, pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of plates, 4 of them in color. "C. Willett (1878 – 1961) and Phillis (1887 – 1974) Cunnington were medical doctors with a general pr... View more info

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Remembering Jersey Shore

By: Czachowski, Joe

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Turner Publishing, Inc.: 2010

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9623

ISBN: 1596526599

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; x, 134 pages; Cover has slight rubbing, oblong shaped. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 128 b/w photographs. "... Capture both the history and the magic of this unique section of America in rarely seen b/w photographs seleected from local, state, and national collections and reproduced in vivid detail". "... View more info

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Dali The Salvador Dali Museum Collection

By: Dali, Salvador

Price: $23.25

Publisher: Boston, Bulfinch Pr: 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 8694

ISBN: 0821220861

Condition: Near Fine


Color and B/W Illustrations; 184 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover has a white spine with black lettering. Slight rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Laid in is a 6 page, folded 'self-guided tour of the Salvador Dali Museum', in English, dated 1995. Lavishly illustrated with 159 color and b/w pictures, by the famed Spanish artist. It houses the largest collection of Dalí's works outside Europe. This guide is from the 2d location of the mus... View more info

Animal fair Poems

By: Danforth, Amy

Price: $14.75

Publisher: Toledo, OH, Cricket Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9711

ISBN: 0912883006

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


B&W Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 10; 56 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED AND INSCRIBED. Hard cover is shiny black with white lettering on front and spine. Slight rubbing and bumping to covers. Pages are clean and tight. "Here's something fun for you to read! Amy Danforth, August 1989". 20+ animal poems, each with an original b/w drawing. Humorous poems featuring all manner of animals. Includes "Pig of My Heart," "Croc Pot," "The Vegetable Dragon," and "... View more info

The Drawings of Daumier

By: Daumier, Honore & Stephen Longstreet

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Los Angeles, Borden Publishing Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8134

ISBN: 0875051561

Condition: Very Good+


Master Draughtsman Series Series; B&W Illustrations; 9 x 12; Unpaginated pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Light rubbing, shelf wear and scrapes to covers. Some discoloration inside front cover. Pages are clean and tight. Pages not numbered, 44 pages. Exhaustively illustrated with b/w pictures by Daumier. "Honoré Daumier, in full Honoré-Victorin Daumier (1808— 1879, France) was a prolific French caricaturist, painter, and sculptor especially renowned for his ca... View more info

Pagan Scandinavia

By: Davidson, Hilda Roderick Ellis

Price: $31.25

Publisher: New York, F. A. Praeger: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6869

ISBN: 0500020558

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hard cover is orange with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with b/w illustrations: 1 map, 68 photographs and 29 line drawings. Sections include: thrshold of religion; sacred tomb; advent of the gods; great scarifices; dancing warriors; powers of ASgard; bibliography, plates, notes on the plates; index. "The aim of this book is to trace the history of religious cults and symbols in Scandinavia from the earliest archaeological... View more info