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Mathematicians And Computer Wizards

By: Macmillan Reference Usa

Price: $38.75

Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI, Macmillan Reference Usa/Gale Group: 2001

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 4499

ISBN: 002865501X

Condition: New


Hardcover book; green ground with white lettering on the spine. Pages are clean and tight; still crisp. This is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with b/w drawings or photos of the people included. The biographies are listed alphabetically; a time line of mathematics; sources; glossary, index. ; Macmillan Profiles Series; B & W illustrations; 7 `/4 x 10 1/4; 426 pages; Very slight rubbing. View more info

World Cup Dressage Final: 2005, Las Vegas: VHS Featuring: Anky Van Grunsven, Edward Gal, Debbie McDonald and Brentina, Robert Dover, Et Al

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Equestrian Vision: 2005

Seller ID: 5805

Condition: New


Video Tape; 5 x 8 x 1 1/4; Brand new, still in shrinkwrap. Run time ca. 90 minutes. "Expert commentary by Richard Davison. Narrated by Jamie Hawksfield". This was an absolutely fabulous World Cup Championship. And the finals, the musical freestyle, the kur, on Saturday night, were breath taking. Was fortunate to be present at this event; the excitement kept rising through the entire evening. Anky van Grunsven won, but to me, the indisputable highlight of the comp... View more info

Sealing Wax Art [1922 Edition] No. 524-50M-11-24

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Framingham, MA, Dennison Manufacturing Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 6057

Condition: Very Good-


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings and photographs, and a two page color display in the center, for the 'Colors of Dennison Wax Deluxe and Letter Wax'. "The development of sealing wax for decorative purposes is growing all of the time and new uses are being discovered and new designs are constantly being created". ; B&W and color Illustrations; 5 x 8; 24 pages; Cover has rubbing/scuffing, sunning, shel... View more info

The Masterwork Treasury of Great Prints and Printmakers Collector's Edition - A Remarkable Compendium of World-Renowned Masters - Daumier, Goya, Cassatt, Toulouse-Lautrec, Corot, Piranesi

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Collector's Guild: 1970

Seller ID: 6541

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is faux leather, burgundy with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. A collection of reprinted articles, originally published between 1910-1920, in 'The Print-Collector's Quarterly'. Illustrated with b/w pictures. Each of the sections is numbered separately, ranging from 16 pages to 64 pages. "Please Note: Each individual article is paged independently to uphold the uniqueness of each subject and author". E... View more info

Munnings V. The Moderns Manchester Art Gallery 13 December 1986--25 January 1987

By: N/A

Price: $18.75

Publisher: London, Pittman Publishing: 1986

Seller ID: 7631

ISBN: 0901673293

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition Catalogue Series; B&W Illustrations; 6 X 8 1/4; 23 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Slight rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tights appears as if unused. Illustrated with 27 b/w pictures. Sir Alfred James Munnings (1878 – 1959) was known as one of England's finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken enemy of Modernism. He often painted horses racing or hunting. The catalogue shows work by such 'Moderns' as John Bratby; Reg Butler; Lynn Chadwick; ... View more info

Enciclopedia Dello Spettacolo: Italian Language {encyclopedia of the Show. Update 1955-1965}

By: N/A

Price: $74.75

Publisher: Roma, Unione Editoriale: 1954

Seller ID: 7787

Condition: Very Good-


Ex-Library; B & W and Color; 8 x 11 x 2 1/4; xvi, 650 pages; ONE VOLUME ONLY. Hard cover is red cloth with a black box on the spine. Typical former library book markings; plus stamps on all edges of text block. Boards have bumping and rubbing. Overall, pages are clean and tight. 2x columns of entries on each page, 1291 altogether. Lavishly illustrated with 100 + b/w photos and dozens of color photos. Covers movies/cinema, plays, musicals, ballet, opera, musical groups [s... View more info

Zhostovo Painted Trays [Russian/English Edition]

By: N/A

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Moscow, The Craftsmen Today: 1987

Seller ID: 8151

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; 8.90 X 6.80 X 0.80 inches; 205 pages; Hard cover has glazed black boards with white lettering on spine. Tail of spine has 3/4" closed tear, slight rubbing, bumping to rest of boards. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Slipcase is white with black lettering, light rubbing, bumping, scuffing. All of the text is in Russian, but the 'List of Plates' is in English and Russian. Book is organized by artist. Beautiful, brightly colored plat... View more info

Alias - The Complete Fourth Season

By: N/A

Price: $11.75

Publisher: Buena Vista: 0

Seller ID: 8354

ISBN: 0788858904

Condition: New


7.60 X 5.40 X 3.40 inches; NEW SHRINK WRAPPED SEALED! ! ! This is the complete 4th season of the hit program, with 6 DVDs . Run time of 923 minutes, all 22 episodes, with bonus features. Spanish subtitles. View more info

Smithsonian Civil War Inside the National Collection

By: N/A

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8949

ISBN: 1588344800

Condition: Fine


B & W and Color; 10 X 9.40 X 0.90 inches; 384 pages; Soft cover has very slight rubbing. Pages are clean and tight. Appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of b/w and color pictures. "For the very first time, the Smithsonian showcases the treasures of its Civil War collections in Smithsonian Civil War, taking readers inside the public displays as well as private cabinets, storerooms, and vaults to learn the stories of its most fascinating and signifi... View more info

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

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Girl, the Second Coming Volume 3 --by Kevin J. Taylor [2004 Edition]

By: Taylor, Kevin J.

Price: $19.75

Publisher: Roslyn, New York, Kevin J. Taylor: 2004

Seller ID: 9534

ISBN: 156163414X

Condition: New


Paperback Series; Color Illustrations; 8 x 11; 48 pages; Soft cover has purple spine with yellow lettering. Sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. Adult Only, Erotic Graphic Novel. Exhausted from her trips in time, Jaleira (Girl) takes care of her thriving business in the Big Apple. She and her model sister La work out their bad blood, the family all seems to be clicking but someone is preparing a sinister showdown. All throughout, Jaleira, La, friends and even Jill mix it up... View more info

Gainsborough Postcard Book 30 Postcards

By: N/A

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Leiscester, England, Magna Books: 1992

Seller ID: 9837

ISBN: 185422364X

Condition: New


Color Illustrations; 4 1/4 x 6 1/4; 30 pages; Soft cover is a collection of 30 different paintings by Thomas Gainsborough [1727-1788]. One of the founding members of England's Royal Academy [RA]. He was a favorite of the royal family, George III and his family, doing many portraits. Each page is a removable postcard, ready for mailing. Some slight rubbing to covers, all postcards are intact and appears as if untouched. 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


1993-06-03 Series View more info

HANNAH THE COMPLETE STORY

By: 'HANNAH HAUXWELL, BARRY COCKCROFT'

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, RANDOM CENTURY: 1991

Seller ID: 7474

ISBN: 0712651144

Condition: Very Good+


B & W and Color photorgraphs; 9.20 X 6.40 X 1.20 inches; 319 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing/scuffing. Tan spine with green and black lettering. Illustrated with 10 color photographs and numberous b/w photographs. Born in 1927, "Hauxwell emerged form a howling blizzard, in 1971, to become the most unlikely celebrity of her generation. Viewers worldwide were fascinated by the story of the solitary woman farmer with a poetic turn of phrase, living a life of extraor... View more info

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Safe Sex Never Tasted So Good: A Health Cookbook For The 1990's A Story Book Cookbook with Very Happy Endings

By: (Detroit Tigers Organization)

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Boca Raton, FL, Boner Publications: 1993

Seller ID: 8140

ISBN: 0963603701

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover has black, plastic spiral binding. Front and back covers are red ground with white/red lettering. Signed inside front cover by author: 'Boner Appetite! Susan Lee Mintz'. Pages numbered by section. Pages are clean and tight, no spatters, markings, etc. Dozens of b/w drawings of a rooster, as per the cover, throughout the book. Stated fifth printing, December, 1993. Contains 114 recipes in these categories: Appetizers; Salads, Salad Dressings & Sauces; Entrees; ... View more info

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Safe Sex Never Tasted So Good: A Health Cookbook For The 1990's A Story Book Cookbook with Very Happy Endings

By: (Detroit Tigers Organization)

Price: $28.25

Publisher: Boca Raton, FL, Boner Publications: 1993

Seller ID: 9415

ISBN: 0963603701

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover has black, plastic spiral binding. Front and back covers are red ground with white/red lettering. Signed inside front cover by author: 'Boner Appetite! Susan Lee Mintz'. Pages numbered by section. Pages are clean and tight, no spatters, markings, etc. Dozens of b/w drawings of a rooster, as per the cover, throughout the book. Stated fifth printing, December, 1993. Contains 114 recipes in these categories: Appetizers; Salads, Salad Dressings & Sauces; Entrees; ... 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

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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

A Century Of Childhood, 1820-1920

By: Alderson, William T.

Price: $15.25

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

Seller ID: 8584

ISBN: 0318231271

Condition: Near Fine


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 Strong National Museum of Pla... View more info

Mr. & Mrs. Hockey: Signed Copy A Tribute to the Sport's Greatest Couple

By: Allen, Kevin

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Wayne, MI, Immortal Investments Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 8575

ISBN: 0972363718

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


SIGNED BY MR. & MRS. GORDIE HOWE, with an inscription. Hard cover is red with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. Foreword by Mike & Marian Ilitch, the longtime owners of the Detroit Red Wings [although not during the Howe era]. Howe is such an institution, a true 'Living Legend' in Detroit, that the name 'Mr. Hockey' is copyrighted. When Howe played for the Red Wings, it was at the now lev... View more info