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Palm Beach International Art & Antique Fair Paintings, Furniture, Silver, Jewelry, Textiles & Objects; January 30- February 9,

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Florida[?], International Fine Art Expositions: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2413

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is dark blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Brown, monochrome flower picture on endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this appears as if unused. This is the auction catalog from one of the most prominent American art and antique fairs. Sections are: From the Organizers; Letters of Greeting; Norton Museum of Art; Index of Exhibitors; Exhibiting Galleries; Advertisements; Future Expositions; Acknowledgements. All of the items, along with the extensive descri... View more info

The Japan- U. S. Assemby [Volume 2 only] Proceedings of a Conference on the Threat to the World Economic Order

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research: 1976

Seller ID: 2897

ISBN: 0844720828

Condition: Very Good+


Pages are clean and tight; except as noted. Book is in four parts: Threat to the World Economy from Inflation and Recession; Threat to Economic Order from the Emergence of Cartels and Monopoly Power; Threat to the International Monetary Order; Toward Strengthening the Coordination of World Economic Policies. ; Charts & Tables; 6 1/2 x 9 1/2; 151 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, rubbing, bumping and creasing, small stamp mark on back; first page, which is the half-titl... View more info

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume 3 The Fifth Year

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: No Place, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.: 1948

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5243

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. THIRD VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful use. Begins with September 1943 through 1 September 1944. Sections are: Story, September Through February; Picture History, September--February; Story, March Through August; Picture History, Marc... View more info

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume 4 The Sixth Year

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: No Place, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.: 1948

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5244

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. FOURTH VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful wear. Begins with September 1944 through September 1945. Sections are: Story, September Through February; Picture History, September--February; Story, March Through August; Picture History, Marc... View more info

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume I First and Second Year

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: No Place, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.: 1948

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 7938

Condition: Very Good-


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. FIRST VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful wear. Begins with 3 September 1939 through September 1941. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Record of All Theaters of Action Chronologically Arr... View more info

Sookmyung Gayageum Orchestra Best Collection - For You The Korean's favourite Gayageum Memodies

By: N/A

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Seoul, South Korea, 2006

Seller ID: 8723

Condition: As New


5.55 X 4.97 X 0.54 inches; Used CD in excellent condition. Clean jewel box, complete in Korean and English 14 pp. , Liner notes. Gift quality. Some of the tracks: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet. Contents: Hey Jude ; Ob-la-di, ob-la-da ; Let it be ; I want to hold your hand / John Lennon, Paul McCartney ; arr. Kyoung-hoon Park --Quiza´s, quiza´s, quiza´s / Osvaldo Farre´s ; arr. Seongjun Choi --Historian [i. E. Historia] de un amor / Carlas Almaran ; a... View more info

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The Black Death The Great Mortality of 1348-1350: A Brief History with Documents

By: Aberth, John

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Boston, Bedford/St. Martin's: 2005

Seller ID: 8774

ISBN: 031240087X

Condition: Near Fine


Bedford Cultural Editions Series Series; B&W Map & Illustrations; 8.10 X 5.50 X 0.50 inches; xv, 199 pages; Soft cover has a white spine, with black lettering. Slight rubbing, bumping. Pages are clean and tight. Ilustrated with 1 b/w map and 7 b/w pictures. "This is an excellent collections of sources. The selected texts are well chosen, often otherwise unavailable, comprehensive in the views they present, and long enogh to be very useful. The inclusion of sources fr... View more info

A Floral Calendar And Other Flower Lore

By: Angel, Marie

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7205

ISBN: 0720716101

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 8.27 X 7.17 X 0.63 inches; 73 pages; Hard cover has slight bumping. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing, shelf wear; in a mylar cover. Cover is red with white lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with charming, colorful drawings of the various flowers. Flowers arranged by month, then alphabetically in 'The Language of Flowers'; and includes a Chinese and Japanese Calendar of Flowers. Flowers have long had many meanings, in ar... 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

ISBN: 0345443047

Condition: As New


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

Flatweaves Of The Vakiflar Museum, Istanbul/ Flachgewebe Des Vakiflar-Museums, Istanbul: English/German Language

By: Balpinar, Belkis and Udo Hirsch

Price: $32.75

Publisher: Wesel, Germany, Verlag Uta Hulsey: 1982

Seller ID: 6014

ISBN: 3923185022

Condition: New in New dust jacket


NEW NEW. Hard cover is dark brown with gold logo on front, gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; new, still in publisher's shrinkwrap. Extensively illustrated with 120 color plates, on recto page. Verso page has the description in English and German. This museum opened in Germany under the direction of Carpet Museum of the Republic of Turkey General Directorate of Foundations. Printed in Germany. Lithos/Color separations by RCS W. Terfruchte, Vreden. Conten... View more info

Flatweaves Of The Vakiflar Museum, Istanbul/ Flachgewebe Des Vakiflar-Museums, Istanbul: English/german Language

By: Balpinar, Belkis and Udo Hirsch

Price: $32.75

Publisher: Wesel, Germany, Verlag Uta Hulsey: 1982

Seller ID: 6015

ISBN: 3923185022

Condition: New in New dust jacket


NEW NEW. Hard cover is dark brown with gold logo on front, gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; new, still in publisher's shrinkwrap. Extensively illustrated with 120 color plates, on recto page. Verso page has the description in English and German. This museum opened in Germany under the direction of Carpet Museum of the Republic of Turkey General Directorate of Foundations. Printed in Germany. Lithos/Color separations by RCS W. Terfruchte, Vreden. Conten... View more info

Flatweaves Of The Vakiflar Museum, Istanbul/ Flachgewebe Des Vakiflar-Museums, Istanbul: English/german Language

By: Balpinar, Belkis and Udo Hirsch

Price: $32.75

Publisher: Wesel, Germany, Verlag Uta Hulsey: 1982

Seller ID: 8522

ISBN: 3923185022

Condition: New in New dust jacket


NEW NEW. Hard cover is dark brown with gold logo on front, gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; new, still in publisher's shrinkwrap, which has been slit open. Extensively illustrated with 120 color plates, on recto page. Verso page has the description in English and German. This museum opened in Germany under the direction of Carpet Museum of the Republic of Turkey General Directorate of Foundations. Printed in Germany. Lithos/Color separations by RCS W. ... View more info

An Exhibition Of The Robert S. Huthart Collection Of Non-iwami Netsuke Exhibition 15 June -- 3 July 1998

By: Barry Davies Oriental Art

Price: $46.50

Publisher: London, Barry Davies Oriental Art Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3952

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Grey hardcover cloth with gold lettering on the spine. White, textured endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Back cover has title information written in Japanese; title page is in English and Japanese. Lavishly illustrated with 220 color photographs of these utterly fascinating, uniquely Japanese art forms. Sections are: Foreword; Netsuke--An International Art; Map of Japan; Catalogue; Signatures; bibliography; Index of Artists. Very oversized, 5#. ; ... View more info

An Exhibition Of The Robert S. Huthart Collection Of Non-iwami Netsuke Exhibition 15 June -- 3 July 1998

By: Barry Davies Oriental Art

Price: $46.50

Publisher: London, Barry Davies Oriental Art Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7702

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Grey hardcover cloth with gold lettering on the spine. White, textured endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Back cover has title information written in Japanese; title page is in English and Japanese. Lavishly illustrated with 220 color photographs of these utterly fascinating, uniquely Japanese art forms. Sections are: Foreword; Netsuke--An International Art; Map of Japan; Catalogue; Signatures; bibliography; Index of Artists. Very oversized, 5#. ; ... View more info

Mining Camp Days

By: Billeb, Emil W.

Price: $27.25

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Howell-North Books: 1968

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8512

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


9 X 6 X 1 inches; vii, 229 pages; Hard cover is orange with black lettering on front and spine. Light bumping to boards and some foxing spots on top and side of textblock. DJ has light rubbing, scuffing, sunning, shelf wear, front flap is price clipped; in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 203 b/w photographs, from the author's collection, as well as a b/w map showing the camps along the California and Nevada border... View more info

Japanese Art at the Time of the Samurai Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. 88

By: Birgitta Augustin et al.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Detrioit, MI, Detroit Institute of Arts: 2014

Seller ID: 9080

ISBN: 089558171X

Condition: Near Fine


Color Photographs; 127 pages; Soft cover has color picture of seated samurai on front. Black spine with white lettering. Covers have light rubbing, scuffing and upper corner bump. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. This is Bulletin #1/4 2014. The Detroit Institute of Arts [DIA] is one of the finest art museums in the USA. I'm a bit biased, as it is my local art museum. This issue of the DIA Bulletin ties in with a fabulous show on Samurais, their lives, art... View more info

Humanities in the Arabic-Islamic World

By: Bishai, Wilson B

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Dubuque, Iowa, W. C. Brown Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6901

ISBN: 0697031047

Condition: Very Good-


Soft cover has black spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight; shows signs of light use; no underlining or highlighting. Illustrated with 14 b/w photographs, as well as 3 maps, a page of music and a chart . Sections: Background of the Arabic-Islamic Culture; Islam as a religion and way of life; Al-Ghazali and Ibn Rushd: a Muslim theologian and a philospher speak out; Arabic language and literature; pictorial art, architecture and music; the changless and the... View more info

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Robbing the Bees A Biography of Honey--The Sweet Liquid Gold that Seduced the World

By: Bishop, Holley

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7694

ISBN: 0743250214

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6 X 1.10 inches; 324 pages; Hard cover is orange with black spine with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Slight, faint markings on sides of text block. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing/bumping; in a mylar cover. Complete number line for first printing. Illustrated with scattered b/w drawings. "How sweet it is! With a fascinating mix of biology, history and business, 'Robbing the Bees' is a savory reading treat. World figures a... View more info

Japanese Armor, The Galeno Collection

By: Bottomley, Ian

Price: $45.25

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, William A. Galeno, M.D.: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9762

ISBN: 1880656361

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


b/w & Color Photographs; 8 3/4 x 11 1/2 x 1; 211 pages; Hard cover is black cloth. Ths is a NEW book. Gold lettering on spine. Clear plastic DJ on book, as from publisher. This is the 2d edition from 2005. Lavishly illustrated with color and b/w photographs. Translation by Kei Kaneda Chappelear. Japanese armor from the collection of William A. Galeno, M. D. , one of the largest private collections of Japanese armor in the West. It includes more than 100 pieces of armor, ... View more info

Quakers Visit China London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends). Friends Peace and International Relations Committee

By: British Quaker Mission To The People's Republic Of China

Price: $26.75

Publisher: London, Society of Friends, East-West Relations Committee and Peace Committee,: 1956

Seller ID: 6704

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Light blue cover with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with a partial B/W map of China, showing Peking [Beijing] and areas south and west, and 7 B/W photographs. . No publication date listed; probably from 1955/56. "In October 1955, after some years of preparation...the first visit from a Western, Chrisitan denomination to the new, Communist-led China. Six Friends took part. This book explains their purposes, descri... View more info