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Sexual Practices and the Medieval Church

By: Bullough, Vern L. ; and James A. Brundage

Price: $57.75

Publisher: Buffalo, New York, Prometheus Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9835

ISBN: 0879752688

Condition: Near Fine


Sofcover has white spine with red and black lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Inscribed on title page "To Joyce--Best Wishes, Vern Bullough.' includes sections, almost half by Bullough, and by Jo Ann McNamara, Grethe Jacobsen; James Brundage; Penny S. Gold; Sidney E. Berger; Helen Rodnite Lemay; appendix; bibliography; notes; index. "The medieval period has also been more ignored than the modern one, ...Although some medieval writes such as Chaucer or Boccaci... View more info

Steamers, Schooners, Cutters, and Sloops The Marine Photographs of N. L. Stebbins Taken from 1884 to 1907

By: Bunting, William Henry

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Boston, Published for Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, by Houghton Mifflin Co: 1974

Seller ID: 8648

ISBN: 039519895X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 11 x 9; 126 pages; Oblong shaped hard cover is blue with black spine with silver lettering. Boards have light sunning, bumping, rubbing. DJ has bumping, sunning, rubbing and light creasing along edges, plus 1" closed tear at bottom of front; price clipped front flap. In a mylar cover. Tan end pages. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 55+ b/w photographs, most of them full page sized. "Nathaniel Livermore St... View more info

Brief Lives: First Edition by the Garrick Club

By: Burnim, Kalman A. and John Baskett

Price: $19.75

Publisher: London, Garrick Club: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5691

ISBN: 0906290732

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


First Edition, 2003. Hardcover is brown with gold lettering on the spine. Tan endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Contributions by Edward A. Langhans. Sections are: Brief Lives of the Sitters; Brief Lives of the Artists; Lists of Subscribers. Extra heavy, 4#. ; 0.97 x 10.4 x 7.4 Inches; xii, 276 pages; MISSING CD-ROM. Slight shelf wear to covers. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. View more info

Brief Lives: Biographies Of Sitters And Artists In The Garrick First Edition by the Garrick Club; Includes CD-ROM

By: Burnim, Kalman A. and John Baskett

Price: $36.50

Publisher: London, Garrick Club: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5692

ISBN: 0906290732

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


First Edition, 2003. Hardcover is brown with gold lettering on the spine. Tan endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Contributions by Edward A. Langhans. CD-ROM inside of back cover. Sections are: Brief Lives of the Sitters; Brief Lives of the Artists; Lists of Subscribers. Extra heavy, 4#. ; 0.97 x 10.4 x 7.4 Inches; xii, 276 pages; Slight shelf wear to covers. Missing CD-ROM. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. View more info

The Anatomy of Melancholy

By: Burton, Robert

Price: $55.50

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, Usa, The Classics of Medicine Library: 1986

Seller ID: 7743

Condition: Near Fine


Classics of Medicine Library Series; 6 X 9 x 2; xviii, 748 pages; Hard cover is full leather bound with genuine top-grain cowhide, all edges gilded with with brass-die stamped 22 karat gold. Light bumping to some corners. Raised bands on spine. Sewn in silk ribbon book marker. Marbled end papers. An absolutely gorgeous special edition of this medical classic. Contents prepared from the Tegg English edition of 1845, courtesy of The Reynolds Historical Library. Laid in is ... View more info

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Combinatorial Peptide Library Protocols

By: Cabilly, Shmuel, editor

Price: $25.25

Publisher: Totowa, NJ, Humana Press: 1997

Seller ID: 8143

ISBN: 0896033929

Condition: Very Good+


Methods in Molecular Biology Series; Vol. 87; Color and B/W; 9.28 X 6.34 X 1.01 inches; xiii, 312 pages; Hard cover is glazed teal boards with white lettering on spine. Light rubbing, bumping to cover. Previous owner's name neatly written inside front cover. Some pages have pencil underlining. Overall, pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 2 color plates and many b/w figures. View more info

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Views of Venice

By: Canaletto, Antonio

Price: $19.75

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1971

Seller ID: 8183

ISBN: 0486227057

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 13 3/4 x 10; 91 pages; Soft cover has tan spine with black lettering. Oblong shaped. Covers have light shelf wear, rubbing. Page 13 has small fingerprint [? ] on bottom, does not obtrude into text. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 38 b/w views and a map; engravings by Visentini, after paintings by Canaletto. Reproduced directly from original edition [Venice 1742] variously titled 'Prospecti Magni Canalis Venetiarum'...and 'Urbis Venetiarum P... View more info

Fortran 77 With MTS And The IBM PC

By: Carnahan, Brice and James O. Wilkes

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, College of Engineering, University of Michigan: 1988

Seller ID: 5288

Condition: Very Good


Extremely SCARCE title. Soft cover is heavy, glazed blue paper. Spine is blue with black lettering. Pages are overall clean and tight. Shows signs of use, but NO MARKINGS on pages. Owner put color plastic tabs, with titles inside, on the various sections, for greater ease of use. Contents are: Introduction to Computers and Fortran; Arthmetic Structures; Input and Output; Running Fortran-77 Programs on the IBM PC; Running Fortran-77 Programs Under MTS; Logical and Conditi... View more info

The Second Day Of Summer: Modern Matrimonial Adornment 2002 A Thesis Submitted in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of MFA, University of Washington, School of At, Art History, and Design

By: Carrizzi, Phil

Price: $32.75

Publisher: No Place, Mypublisher.com: 2002

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7017

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Hard cover is black cloth with b/w paste down on front. Grey endpapers. Oblong shaped. Pages not numberd, 44 pages, each with a b/w photograph. Based on the author's upcoming nuptials, summer of 2002. Phil Carrizzi, founding chair of Allesee Metals/Jewelry Design, Kendall College of Art & Design. Carrizzi’s work explores the ideas, materials, processes, and markets oscillating between mass-produced and one-of-a-kind, trendy and timeless, fashionable and filthy. His des... View more info

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis & Jenny Thorne & John Tenniel

Price: $27.75

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Pr: 1980

Seller ID: 8638

ISBN: 0440003539

Condition: Very Good+


A Pop-up book Series; Pop-Up; Color Illustrations; 11.6 x 8.3 x 0.7 ; Unpaginated pages; ALL POP-UPS IN FULL WORKING ORDER! Hard cover book has glossy picture cover. Blue spine with black lettering. Light rubbing and bumping to covers. Pages not numbered, 12 pages, including insides of covers. 6 pop-ups from the different sections of the famous children's tale. Brightly colored illustrations. Oversized. View more info

Alice's Adventures Under Ground A Facsimilie of the 1864 Manuscript

By: Carroll, Lewis & Martin Gardner [introduction]

Price: $10.25

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1965

Edition: 8

Seller ID: 7983

ISBN: 0486214826

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 9.40 X 6 X 0.70 inches; xi, 95 pages; Soft cover is mauve with black lettering on spine. Slight bumping, sunning to book. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unread. Illustrated with copies of the original b/w drawings. "Exact reproduction of the book given to Alice by Lewis Carroll. ...An early version of 'Alice in the Wonderland' with illustrations by the author. A very beautiful book by a unique genius. There is always the question of what ... View more info

Coinshooting, How And Where To Do It Using a Metal Detector Effectively

By: Carson, H. Glenn

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Deming, NM, Carson Enterprises: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9057

ISBN: 0941620301

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 8 X 5.10 X 0.30 inches; 62 pages; Soft cover is white, with black lettering on spine. Slight rubbing, scuffing, bumping, with 2" long, thin red line on back cover. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Originally published in 1971, this is a reprint from 1988. 'One of the most common things people use their metal detectors for is searching for coins, a hobby also known as "coin shooting". Coin shooting can be a good w... View more info

Coinshooting II Digging Deeper Coins

By: Carson, H. Glenn

Price: $23.25

Publisher: Deming, NM, Carson Enterprises: 1982

Seller ID: 9079

ISBN: 0941620174

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8.30 X 5.40 X 0.30 inches; 96 pages; Soft cover has white spine with black lettering. Slight rub mark on rear cover. Pages are clean and tight. Appears as if unused. Illustrated with 12 b/w photographs. Perhaps the most common activity in metal detecting is looking for old coins, called “coinshooting” by those in the hobby. Depending on where you live, you could even find old gold or silver coins that are hundreds of years old. This guide will give... View more info

A History Of Marshall: Signed

By: Carver, Richard W.

Price: $67.75

Publisher: Virginia Beach, VA, The Donning Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6096

ISBN: 0898658543

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front end paper. Brown hard cover with gold lettering on front and spine. Tan ground end papers with a photograph. Exhaustively illustrated with ca. 600 color and b/w photographs. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Marshall, Michigan, is a charming city, located in the lower center part of the state. It has retained much of its historic appearance, through the ardent efforts of preservationists, such as former mayor Harold C. Brooks, and... View more info

Catalog of Fancy Goods Made at Shaker Village, Alfred, York County, Maine

By: Casey, Fannie C.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: No Place, The United Society: 1971

Seller ID: 6215

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps; oblong shaped. Cover is heavy, taupe paper with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; heavy, glossy paper. 2 pictures and 3 plates, all B/W. This is a reprint from 1908. Includes lists of items with prices. ; Hands at Work, 1 Series; B&W Photographs; 7 3/4 x 5 1/2; 10 pages; Cover has slight bumping; small sticker residue spot on front. View more info

Craft Of The Dyer: Colour from Plants and Lichens of the Northeast

By: Casselman, Karen Leigh

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2124

ISBN: 0802023622

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Cover is dark mustard colored with black lettering on spine. Black endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 12 color photos. This book provides the most complete survey of the scattered literature on dyestuffs from Canada, the US, and England. It is a commonsense and straightforward guide to contemporary and traditional dyeing methods. Also contains a comprehensive alphabetical listing and description of 150 plant and lichen species wh... View more info

House Mottoes And Inscriptions: Old And New New and Revised Edition Illustrated

By: Caulfeild, S. F. A.

Price: $19.75

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Singing Tree Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 6939

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is brown with gold lettering on spine. Tan endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Interior of book appears as if unused. Looks like one of those books that gets purchased and then just sits around for decades, untouched except for occasionally moving it from hither to yon. Illustrated with b/w photos. This is a reprint of the title originally published in 1908, London, by Elliot Stock, Paternoster Row, E. C.. Sections are: Introduction: Ancient Inscriptions; English... View more info

Medieval Carvings in Exeter Cathedral with a Note on the Art of the Exeter Carvers By Nikolaus Pevsner

By: Cave, C. J. P.

Price: $17.25

Publisher: Penguin: 1953

Seller ID: 9413

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Vol. 41; B&W Illustrations; 5 1/4 x 7 1/4; 45 pages; Hard cover is illustrated with red box, with white lettering, on front cover, and same on spine. Some sunning and light bumping to covers. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has light rubbing, sunning, scuffing, a few nicks along the top; in a mylar cover. Extensively illustrated with 64 b/w plates, including a diagram of the cathedral. Includes a note on the art of the Exeter carvers by renowned art historian Nikolaus Pevs... View more info

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In the Studio Artists of the 20th Century In Private and at Work

By: Chaigneau, Jean-FranCois & Joseph Laredo & Olivier Royant

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Zurich, Edition Olms: 2012

Seller ID: 9485

ISBN: 3283012156

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B & W and Color; 207 pages; Hard cover with DJ. Sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. NEW book. Illustrated with b/w and color pictures. " Some of the greatest 20th-century artists are pictured and interviewed in this lovely large-format gift book. Paris Match magazine has followed, photographed, and interviewed them exclusively over a period of more than 60 years, and now their exceptional archives are opened in this book. These photos reveal rare moments at the heart o... View more info

A Treatise on the Decorative Part of Civil Architecture 1968 Edition

By: Chambers, William

Price: $147.50

Publisher: New York, Benjamin Blom, Inc. Publisher: 1968

Seller ID: 5258

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover is green with gold, blind stamped design and lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight, almost as if unused. Pinkish end papers. First published in London in 1791. Introduction by John Harris, Curator Drawings Collection, Royal Institute of British Architecture [RIBA]. Has a copy of the original title page from 1791. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w drawings and diagrams. "...may well be described as the Englishman's Palladio and Vignola, fo... View more info