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The Flemish Merchant of Venice Daniel Nijs and the Sale of the Gonzaga Art Collection

By: Anderson, Christina

Price: $27.25

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 9768

ISBN: 0300209681

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Maps & color illustrations; viii, 264 pages; Hard bound is black with silver lettering on spine. This is a NEW book. DJ. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 51 color and b/w pictures, plus a family tree of the Nijs family. "During the years 1627 and 1628, Charles I of England purchased the cream of the Gonzaga art collection, belonging to the dukes of Mantua, in what would become the greatest art deal of the 17th century. Among the treasures sold were ancient... 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

Worldes Blysse

By: Anonymous, French & Katherine Blake & Giraut de Bornelh & Michael Praetorius & Christmas Traditional & Audrey Evans & Dorothy Carter & Karen Lupton

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA, Caroline: 2007

Seller ID: 9554

Condition: New


5.55 X 4.97 X 0.54 inches; NEW, sealed in shrinkwrap, in jewel case. Pieces: Kinderly; All turns to yesterday; Love me broughte ; Beatrice; Ecce mundi gaudium; Waylaway; Alba; When thy turuf is thy tour; Erthe upon erthe; Passing thus alone; La volta; Pearl; Swete sone; So spricht das leben; C'est la fin; How death comes. View more info

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Sifra, Dibbura Desinai Rhetorical Formulae, Literary Structures, and Legal Traditions

By: Apothaker, Howard L.

Price: $61.25

Publisher: Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College Press: 2003

Seller ID: 5353

ISBN: 0878204520

Condition: New


Hardcover is dark blue with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; printed on acid free paper. This is a NEW book. Sections include: transliterations; abbreviations; Part I: Translation and Analysis; BeHar; BeHuqotai; Part II: Synthetic Analyses; Rhetorical Formulae; Literary Structures; Legal Traditions; Thoughts on Mishnah and Sifra's Parting of the Ways; Appendices: Listing of the Rehtorical Formulae; Outline of the Rules; Deriving Affi... View more info

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Sifra, Dibbura Desinai Rhetorical Formulae, Literary Structures, and Legal Traditions

By: Apothaker, Howard L.

Price: $61.25

Publisher: Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College Press: 2003

Seller ID: 5777

ISBN: 0878204520

Condition: New


Hardcover is dark blue with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; printed on acid free paper. This is a NEW book. Sections include: transliterations; abbreviations; Part I: Translation and Analysis; BeHar; BeHuqotai; Part II: Synthetic Analyses; Rhetorical Formulae; Literary Structures; Legal Traditions; Thoughts on Mishnah and Sifra's Parting of the Ways; Appendices: Listing of the Rhehtorical Formulae; Outline of the Rules; Deriving Aff... View more info

Tzili The Story of a Life

By: Appelfeld, Aharon

Price: $15.75

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1983

Seller ID: 9418

ISBN: 0525241876

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


7.60 X 4.80 X 0.90 inches; 185 pages; Hard cover is blue with white spine, with gold lettering on spine. Slight rubbing to boards. DJ has slight rubbing, in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, this is a NEW book. Translated by Dalya Bilu. 'The youngest, least-favored member of an Eastern European Jewish family, Tzili is considered an embarrassment by her parents and older siblings. Her schooling has been a failure, she is simple and meek, and she seems more at home... View more info

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Conservation Design for Subdivisions A Practical Guide To Creating Open Space Networks

By: Arendt, Randall G.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Covelo, CA, Island Press: 1996

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 8923

ISBN: 1559634898

Condition: Very Good+


B & W and Color illustrations; 11 x 8 1/2; xix, 184 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED on title page. Soft cover has slight shelf wear and rubbing. Black lettering on white spine; oblong shaped. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with b/w and color drawings, diagrams and elevations. "Arendt explores better ways of designing new residential developments. He presents a practical handbook for residential developers, site designers, local official... View more info

Out Of The Mist

By: Arnett, Jean

Price: $9.25

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Dramar Publishing Co.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4411

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Hardcover is dark blue with silver lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 9 b/w photographs. Would appear to be a collection of essays, poems, and so forth by a journalist, including travels and personal interactions with the countries, landscapes and individuals encountered. Stated first printing, November 1961.; B & W photographs; 5 3/4 x 8 3/4; 139 pages; Cover has some shelf wear, bumping, rubbing/scuffing; tidily written gift inscr... View more info

Voices Of American Homemakers [national Extension Homemakers Edition] An Oral History Project of the National Extension Homemakers Council

By: Arnold, Eleanor, editor and Project Director

Price: $9.25

Publisher: No Place, National Extension Homemakers Council: 1985

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6909

Condition: Very Good


Softcover is heavy textured paper. Cream spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This is an oral history project on the occasion of the Council's 50th anniversary. "...tell of their lives as children and women, mainly in the era from about 1890 to 1940, a time of busy, industrious, small communities and rural areas...." for this project 219 people were interviewed, ranging in age from 27 to 10... View more info

A Shakespeare Coloring Book

By: artists, Diverse

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Ssan Francisco, San Francisco, CA: Bellerophon Books: 1970

Seller ID: 9215

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 11 X 8.50 X 0.25 inches; Unpaginated pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Light rubbing, scuffing, bumping to covers. Pages not numbered, 46 pages, including inside covers. Has scenes from many of the plays. PAGES ARE CLEAN AND TIGHT, NO MARKINGS OF ANY KINDS; APPEARS AS IF UNUSED. A fun way to learn more about literature, especially the Bard of Avon, his plays and characters. View more info

The Art Of Eating Well An Italian Cookbook

By: Artusi, Pellegrino

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1996

Seller ID: 8840

Condition: Very Good+


Advanced Uncorrected Proof Series; B&W Illustrations; 9.40 X 7.90 X 1.50 inches; xliv, 481 pages; Advanced Uncorrected Proof. Soft cover has some rubbing, bumping, scuffing and light bumping. Pages are clean and tight; no food marks, or stains on any pages. Translated from Italian by Kyle M. Phillips III. Artusi [1821-1911]first published this book in 1891, as 'Scienza in cucina e l'arte di mangiar bene'. Since then, it has been a perennial classic. Illustrated with b/w ... View more info

Granny's Muffin House

By: Ashby, Susan

Price: $26.25

Publisher: Royal House Pub Co: 1983

Seller ID: 9602

ISBN: 0930440188

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 134 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing to covers. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight, no sticky fingerprints or splotches of ingredients. Charming b/w illustrations with most recipes. Easy to follow, delicious looking recipes. Inside front cover is sticker from store purchased at: the iconic Kitchen Glamor of metro Detroit. These were fantastic stores for cooks and bakers. Kitchen fantasy land! ! Index. 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: 10310

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

The Foundation Trilogy Boxed Set Foundation, Second Foundation, Foundation and Empire

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Avon: 1974

Seller ID: 62

ISBN: 0380001012

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Slip cased set of the entire trilogy. No date listed for publication of this set. No date for this boxed set is listed. Each book is paginated separately. "Winner of The Hugo Award for Best All-Time Series". ; 2.4 x 7.3 x 4.4 Inches; Slip case has sunning, shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, bumps, cracks, tearing away of color layer from cardboard, but is intact. Books have some sunning, light shelf wear. `Foundation' is a 1966 date, 30th printing; 'Second Foundation... View more info

I, Asimov A Memoir

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1994

Seller ID: 226

ISBN: 0385417012

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Cover is grey with black, faux spine; gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Dr. Asimov [1920-1992] "was one of our most beloved authors...he left behind an unparalleled legacy of thought and imagination. In a career that lasted more than 50 years, he wrote more than 470 books and innumerable articles and short stories...perhaps best known as one of science fiction's founding fathers, he wrote the novels that defined the genre and w... View more info

Asimov's New Guide To Science

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9959

ISBN: 0465004733

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 2; xvi, 940 pages; Hard cover is blue cloth with gold lettering, and red symbols, on spine. Light rubbing to bottom of boards. DJhas some bumping, rubbing, scuffing, crease in back flap; in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, as if unused. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings, diagrams. Asimov explains it in such a way that a first-time reader on the subject feels confident on his/her understanding. Bibliography; name and... View more info

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Cannibalism From Sacrifice to Survival

By: Askenasy, Hans Ph. D.

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Amherst, NY, Prometheus Books: 1994

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2168

ISBN: 0879759062

Condition: New


Cover is black with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; printed on alkaline paper; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with 15 b/w pictures. Sections are: A Historical and Geogrphical Overview; Motivational Factors for Cannibalism; Cannibalism in Culture and Society. Has information on the Aztecs, Donner Pass Party of 1846, Siege of Leningrad 1941, Andes Plane Crash, Jeffrey Dahmer serial killer, etc. ; B&W Illustrations; 6 1/4 x 9 1/4; 268 pages; NEW. Cover... View more info

Arabian Horse in Australia, Vol. 2

By: Association, Arabian Horse

Price: $75.25

Publisher: Croydon, Nsw, Australia, Arabian Horse Association of Australia, Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8383

ISBN: 0959036806

Condition: As New in Very Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color; 8 1/2 x 11 1/2; 263 pages; Hard cover is ivory colored with brown lettering on front. Light bumping. DJ has light rubbing, bumping, scuffing; in a mylar cover. This is a NEW book, pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with mostly color photographs, of the Arabian horse doing everything. From dressage to rodeo to jumping to carriage driving, and pretty much everything in between, the breed that can do it all. Book is in 3 sections: Arabian Horse... View more info

Arabian Horse in Australia, Vol. 2

By: Association, Arabian Horse

Price: $65.75

Publisher: Croydon, Nsw, Australia, Arabian Horse Association of Australia, Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8384

ISBN: 0959036806

Condition: As New in Very Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color; 8 1/2 x 11 1/2; 263 pages; Hard cover is ivory colored with brown lettering on front. Slight bumping. DJ has light rubbing, bumping, scuffing; crinkling/creasing around edges; in a mylar cover. This is a NEW book, pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with mostly color photographs, of the Arabian horse doing everything. From dressage to rodeo to jumping to carriage driving, and pretty much everything in between, the breed that can do it all. Bo... View more info

Colour 73; Survey lectures and abstracts of the papers presented at the second Congress of the International Colour Association, University of York, 2-6 July 1973

By: Association, International Colour

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1973

Seller ID: 8499

ISBN: 0470421304

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8.50 X 5.70 X 1.50 inches; xviii,566 pages; HARD COVER is teal blue with gold lettering on spine. Some bumping, light shelf wear. DJ has light bumping, rubbing, in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w diagrams, drawings, tables and flow charts. Contains the complete submitted proceedings of this international congress. The International Colour Association (Association Internationale de la Couleu... View more info