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Precinct 69, Volume 2 by Carlos Jimenez

By: N/A

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New York, Nantier Beall Minoustchine Publishing: 1803

Seller ID: 10534

ISBN: 1561639990

Condition: New


2016-02-01 Series; Color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 48 pages; Soft cover is still in shrink wrap. White spine with black lettering. 48 pages of erotic, color graphic frames by Jimenez. Another set of action packed police stories that will raise more than your hair! From two chick cops getting down on an informer to get the latest on a suspect only to find out he’s been shot dead , to the rich dude who lays the woman cop who saved his life before going ballistic for her... View more info

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David Copperfield

By: Francis, Pauline

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Readzone Books: 2014

Seller ID: 10611

ISBN: 1783220325

Condition: New


Essential Classics Series; 7.9 X 5.7 X 0.2 inches; 56 pages; Soft cover has a black spine with white lettering. Young David Copperfield is deeply affected when his widowed mother remarries. When his mother dies, David’s stepfather sends him to work in a London factory. He has to learn how to find how own way in a harsh world, and makes many friends along the way, both good and bad. After Wilkins Micawber, his landlord, is sent to prison, David escapes London and takes ... 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

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

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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

Let Me See You: Freak Out: Audio Cassette Tape

By: 12 Gauge

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Marietta, GA, Triad: 1997

Seller ID: 5342

Condition: New


Brand new audio cassette tape; still in shrinkwrap. Produced by and featuring Freaknasty. Tracks are: Radio Mix and Instrumental. ; Freak Out Series; Audio Tape View more info

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ASIL Arabians The Noble Arabian Horses; Fourth Edition: in English and German

By: A S I L [ASIL] Club, Ed. ; Foreword by Georg Olms

Price: $92.50

Publisher: Hildesheim, Germany, ASIL Club/Georg Olms: 1993

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 2755

ISBN: 3487083493

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Cover is black board with gold lettering and club logo on front in German and English; on spine in German, English and Arabic. End pages illustrated. Application form for club laid in at rear. Magnificently illustrated with 500+, mostly color, pictures. Foreword by W. Georg Olms. Printed in Italy. Pages are clean and tight; printed on glossy paper. This is a NEW book! DJ is NEW; and also in cardboard slipcase, also NEW. Book originally sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap, r... View more info

Das Bilderlexikon der SCHIFFE

By: A. Cucari, G. Manti u H. P. Jürgens

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Munich, Südwest Verl.: 1979

Seller ID: 9958

ISBN: 3517006750

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Color and b/w illustrations and maps; 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 1; 355 pages; German language book. Hard cover is blue color with white lettering on spine and white ship on front . Light sunning, scuffing, bumping to boards. Missing DJ. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of color and b/w pictures of ships, plus some maps. Covers ships from a dugout to an ocean liner in c. 1000 pictures. Index. Oversized, 4#. 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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Wings Over Illinois

By: Abney, Arthur E.

Price: $17.75

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

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The Language of Winnicott A Dictionary and Guide to Understanding His Work

By: Abram, Jan

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Northvale, NJ, Jason Aronson Inc.: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 8660

ISBN: 1568217005

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hard cover is black with gold lettering on spine. Black end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Bibliography compiled by Harry Karnac. "Winnicott [Donald Woods Winnicott, 1896–1971] has profoundly influenced contemporary psychology, psychotherapy, and psychoanalysis. His 600+ papers offer a unique compass to the psychotherapeutic process and child development. However, Winnicott's sometimes elliptical and metaphoric use of language can make his... View more info

Akan Ethics A Study of Moral Ideas and Moral Behaviour of the Akan Tribes of Ghana

By: Ackah, C.A.

Price: $73.50

Publisher: Accra, Ghana Universities Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6651

ISBN: 9964301235

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is orange with black lettering on spine. Overall, pages are clean and tight. Bibliography; general index. "This book covers an area of Akan Ethics about which, so far, litte has been written, especially in such detail. The chapters contain a largely descriptive analysis of the moral language used by the Akan peoples, the sanctions employed to enforce morality, and some of the proverbs, tales and myths which refer to Akan moral beliefs..." Extremely sca... View more info

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The Charles Addams Mother Goose

By: Addams, Charles

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 9043

ISBN: 0689848749

Condition: Very Good-


B/W & Color Illustrations; 9 1/4 x12 1/4; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is glazed boards light bumping, rubbing, scuffing. Black spine with white lettering. Missing DJ. Pages are clean and tight, but do show some signs of loving, careful use. Pages not numbered, 64 pages. Has the off-the-wall illustrations, in b/w and color, that one would except from Charles Addams. Originally published in 1967. 'Addams, creator of the Addams Family, gives these verses all their ghastly... View more info

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Mail Men The Unauthorized Story of the Daily Mail

By: Addison, Adrian

Price: $16.25

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2017

Seller ID: 10603

ISBN: 1782399704

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 9.5 X 6.5 X 1.6 inches; 407 pages; Hard cover is black with gold lettering on spine. DJ in mylar cover. Illustrated with 14 n/w photographs. "A wonderfully gossipy history" Sunday Times "Riotously Entertaining" New Statesman Perhaps because of the power and fear that the Daily Mail commands, this is the very first book to provide an unauthorized account of the newspaper with more global readers than any other. With a gripping personalit... 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

Le Grand Meaulnes. The Wanderer. Translated From The French By Francoise Delisle With An Introduction By Henri Peyre And Illustrations By Dignimont.

By: Alain-Fournier

Price: $37.25

Publisher: New York, Limited Editions Club: 1958

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9336

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed, Limited, Numbered Edition Series; Color Illustrations; 10.25 X 6.75 X 1 inches; xxx, 232 pages; SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR, ANDRE DIGNIMONT, AND NUMBERED COPY #1187/1500 ON COLOPHON PAGE. Hard cover is blue and white linen with a paste down on the spine. Ages are clean and tight; appears as if never used. Illustrated with pen, pencil, and wash drawings by Andre Dignimont hand-colored in the studio of Walter Fischer. 'Poised between youthful admiration and adult resign... 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