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Aga Khan III Selected Speeches and Writings of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah, Vol. I [1902-1927] & II [1928-1955]l

By: Aziz, K. K. Ed.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul International: 1998

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 10973

ISBN: 0710304277

Condition: As New


Covers are blue with gold lettering on spine. In a blue slipcase. Pages are clean, tight and crisp, these are NEW books. This is a comprehensive, two volume set edited, annotated and introduced by K. K. Aziz. The Aga Khan III was a social reformer whose concerns included the alleviation of rural poverty and the uplift of women in society. An advocate of modern education, he became an ardent supporter of male and female educational advancement in India and East Africa, and played a key role in the development of the Muslim University of Aligarh...he advocated a truly multicultural education ble... View more info

The Pueblo Storyteller Development of a Figurative Ceramic Tradition

By: Babcock, Barbara A. , Guy & Doris Monthan

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, Univ of Arizona Press: 1986

Seller ID: 7158

ISBN: 0816508704

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color; 11 X 7 X 0.60 inches; xix, 201 pages; Hard cover has very slight rubbing/bumping. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing, in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Black cover with gold lettering on spine. Brown endpapers. Lavishly illustrated with27 color plates and 43 b/w figures. "This book is impressively illustrated and features a large section of color plates by the award-wining photographer Guy Monthan. Photographs of Storytellers are enhanced by desctiptive captions and quotations from the arttists compiled by Doris Monthan, who has also provided bi... View more info

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Rolling Stones Gear All the Stones' Instruments from Stage to Studio

By: Babiuk, Andy

Price: $36.75

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Backbeat: 2014

Seller ID: 10842

ISBN: 1617130923

Condition: Near Fine


Photographs; 12.6 X 10.1 X 1.7 inches; 672 pages; HARD COVER has light bumping; black spine with white and orange lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused, exhaustively illustrated with 400+ photographs." ... Is the first book to historically document all of the Rolling Stones' musical equipment. It's also the story of the Rolling Stones, but with a new twist: their history as told through the instruments they used. This book covers not only the group's personal background, but also every tour and studio session from their inception in 1962 to 2014, with detailed document... View more info

D’ri And I By Irving Bacheller 1901

By: Bacheller, Irving

Price: $19.75

Publisher: Boston, Lothrop Publishing: 1901

Seller ID: 10928

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 7.4 X 5.2 X 1.4 inches; 362 pages; Hard cover, red spine with gold lettering. Some rubbing, scuffing, sunning to boards. Top edge gilt. Tidy gift inscription on free front end paper, dated Christmas 1902. Illustrated with 8 b/w drawings. Tissue paper between frontispiece and title page. Pages are clean and tight. "A nearly swashbuckling-type adventure, except that it's set mostly on dry land. Ramon and D'ri experience all sorts of wild adventures that could only take place on the American frontier. They battle the wilderness and the British before they can win their way&... View more info

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When Bad Things Happen in Good Bikinis Life After Death and a Dog Called Boris

By: Bailey, Helen

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Blink Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 10565

ISBN: 1910536121

Condition: New


408 pages; Soft cover has white spine with blue lettering. In this witty, poignant and sage series of events, Helen takes her readers with her on her journey through life after inconceivable loss - accompanied by her faithful dachshund, Boris. Honest, searing, yet often laugh-out-loud funny, this is a compelling story of a marriage, and a truly life-affirming testament to the power of survival. View more info

General Motors The First 75 Years of Transportation Products

By: Bailey, L. Scott, Ed.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Automobile Quarterly Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5817

ISBN: 0915038412

Condition: Very Good


Cover is blue imitation leatherette, with gold lettering on front and spine; lettering is still very bright and unblemished. Blue endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Tipped in is the printed presentation note from then GM Chairman Roger B. Smith. Lushly illustrated with hundreds of b/w and color photos. Sections are: Beginings of GM; Early Years of GM; Depression and Recovery; War Interrupts; Styling Sets the Pace; Marketing of Performance; Years of Transition; Challenge of the Future. Covers years 1772-1984. Also includes calendar year production figures from 1908-1982. One of the most famo... View more info

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Clifford of Drummond Island

By: Bailey, Nancy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, iUniverse: 2001

Seller ID: 8293

ISBN: 0595179509

Condition: New


9.20 X 6.12 X 0.49 inches; xii, 159 pages; Soft cover has a black spine with white lettering. Michigan characters come in all shapes and species, including the talented and charming Clifford. Clifford is quite accomplished. He’s an abstract painter, a dancer and the subject of a published biography, and goes on statewide tours to spread the message of empathy. He also has four hooves and a tail. Clifford , also known as “Clifford of Drummond Island, ” is the Morgan horse owned, trained — and cherished — by Nancy J. Bailey, who also penned his biography of the same name. Clifford was ... View more info

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Detroitland A Collection of Movers, Shakers, Lost Souls, and History Makers from Detroit's Past

By: Bak, Richard & Columnist Neal Rubin

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Detroit [?], Painted Turtle: 2011

Seller ID: 9204

ISBN: 0814334997

Condition: Very Good+


Painted Turtle Series; B&W Illustrations; 10 X 7 X 0.80 inches; xi, 352 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing, scuffing and bumping to covers. Pages are clean and tight; pages are not cut at top. Illustrated with b/w pictures. 'WorldCatSummary: From The Books Back Cover: Welcome to Detroitland, where award-winning journalist Richard Bak brings to life episodes from roughly a century of Detroit's colorful history. Bak tackles familiar names like Frank Murphy, the Purple Gang, the Lone Ranger, "Potato Patch" Pingree, and Charles Lindbergh. He also introduces little-known Detroit characters... View more info

The Moral Frameworks Of Public Life Gender, Politics, and the State in Rural New York, 1870-1930

By: Baker, Paula

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York City, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1518

ISBN: 0195064526

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is taupe with black lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. This is a NEW book. 1991, first edition. Illustrated with 16 b/w photos. Chapters: Limited Horizons of Rural Life, 1870-1900; Moral Vision of Men's Politics, 1870-1900; Feminine Virtues and Public Life, 1870-1900; Economy and Harmony: The Goals of Local Government in the Late Nineteenth Century; Intelligent Farmer and His Intelligent Wife: Political and Social Change, 1900-1919; Progressivism and the Countryside in the 1920s; appendix. 2 copies available. ; B&W Photographs; 6 1/2 x 9 1/2; 251 pages; DJ has slight rubbing... View more info

Michigan Mammals

By: Baker, Rollin H

Price: $103.25

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Wayne State University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 6529

ISBN: 0870132342

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is brown, stitched binding, with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Exhaustively illustrated with 120 b/w figures, 6 color plates, 69 b/w maps, 20 tables; appendix; glossary; index. "The first comprehensive work on Michigan mammals to be published in 35 years, this meticulously documented study should be an indispensable addition to the literature of animal life....summarizes the dramatic post-glacial developments which contributed to modern Michigan's distinctive and varied environments---environments which profoundly influence mammalian diversity and ... View more info

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Blades in the Sky Windmilling through the Eyes of B. H. "Tex" Burdick

By: Baker, T. Lindsay

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Texas Tech University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 217

ISBN: 0896722945

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is blue with black lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Printed on acid-free paper. Preface by Elmer Kelton. Cover may appear different from that pictured. Illustrated with 51 b/w photographs. "This book, full of Tex Burdick's historical photos, is told by the proud windmillers themselves. They tell you why they endured the blazing sun, sandstorms, blisters, rattlesnakes, and peril to life and limb running up windmills like monkeys on a string...a good story, simply told." [Ron Hiddleston]. ; B&W Photographs; 0.38 x 9.5 x 8.54 Inches; xvi, 107 pages; Cover... View more info

Thirteenth Virginia Cavalry

By: Balfour, Daniel

Price: $83.75

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, H E Howard: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8763

ISBN: 0930919297

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Virginia Regimental Histories Series Series; B&W Photographs & Maps; 9.50 X 6.25 X 0.50 inches; 119 pages; Hard cover is grey, with gold on front and on spine. Other than a 1 x 1/4" yellowish mark, maybe glue residue, in the margin of page 7, pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 3 b/w maps and 19 b/w photographs. Contains a complete regimental roster. "The 13 Virginia Volunteer Cavalry Regiment was a cavalry regiment raised in Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly with the Army of Northern Virginia. Virginia’s 13th ... View more info

Re-Upholstery Techniques

By: Balfour, Derek

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6759

ISBN: 0316079324

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Hard cover has glazed, illustrated boards; white spine with black lettering. DJ in a mylar cover. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs, drawings, diagrams. This book provides practical, illustrated advice on how to inexpensively repair, renovate, or care for that aging piece of furniture or indeed any treasured possession suffering from the ravages of time; Re-upholstery Techniques enables the amateur to tackle the re-upholstery of old furniture and achieve a truly professional finish; Practical projects from a simple drop-in seat for a dining room chair to a comple... View more info

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To Reveal Our Hearts: Paperback Edition Jewish Women Writers in Tsarist Russia

By: Balin, Carole B.

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College Press: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 5355

ISBN: 0878204563

Condition: New


Multiple copies available. Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. Grey spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight; printed on acid free paper. This is a NEW book. Illustrated with several b/w photographs. An I. Edward Kiev Library Foundation Book. Sections include: Neither Balabuaistes Nor Revolutionaries; The Search for Jewish Women Writers in Tsarist Russia; Makings of a Maskilah; Female Experience in Hebrew Literature; Insider-Outsider Among the Russian Cultural Elite; Jewish Life Behind the Scenes; Blending Bread and Matzah; conclusion; composite biography; notes; bibliographies of ... View more info

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To Reveal Our Hearts: Paperback Edition Jewish Women Writers in Tsarist Russia

By: Balin, Carole B.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College Press: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 5778

ISBN: 0878204563

Condition: New


Multiple copies available. Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. Grey spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight; printed on acid free paper. This is a NEW book. Illustrated with several b/w photographs. An I. Edward Kiev Library Foundation Book. Sections include: Neither Balabuaistes Nor Revolutionaries; The Search for Jewish Women Writers in Tsarist Russia; Makings of a Maskilah; Female Experience in Hebrew Literature; Insider-Outsider Among the Russian Cultural Elite; Jewish Life Behind the Scenes; Blending Bread and Matzah; conclusion; composite biography; notes; bibliographies of ... View more info

Raggedy Who? 1974 Pattern Book Cake Decorating Decorator Baking

By: Ball, Linda & Betty Laird Ross

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Akron, OH, Ball and Ross: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9843

Condition: New


B&W Illustrations; 9 x 11; 50 pages; 1974 printing. Black plastic spiral binding, with heavy card stock covers. This is 'Set 1, 50 Patterns, Raggedy Who? ? ' Pages are clean and tight. 50 great patterns for cake decorating. This is from the collection of a professional baker and cake decorator. View more info

Raggedy Who? 1974 Pattern Book Cake Decorating Decorator Baking

By: Ball, Linda & Betty Laird Ross

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Akron, OH, Ball and Ross: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9844

Condition: As New


B&W Illustrations; 9 x 11; 50 pages; 1974 printing. Black plastic spiral binding, with heavy card stock covers. This is 'Set 1, 50 Patterns, Raggedy Who? ? ' Pages are clean and tight. 50 great patterns for cake decorating. This is from the collection of a professional baker and cake decorator. View more info

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The Wright 3

By: Balliett, Blue & Brett Helquist

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New York, Scholastic Press: 2006

Seller ID: 7374

ISBN: 0439693675

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8.40 X 5.50 X 1.20 inches; 318 pages; Hard cover is teal with b/w photo on front. DJ. New book. Brick colored end papers. Pages are clean and tight, illustrated with b/w original drawings by Brett Helquist. In the midst of a series of unexplained accidents and mysterious coincidences, sixth-graders Calder, Petra, and Tommy lead their classmates in an attempt to keep Frank Lloyd Wright's famous, historic Robie House , in the Hyde Park area of greater Chicago, from being demolished. View more info

Philosophie Fondamentale. Tome Troisième. Traduit De L'espagnol Par Edouard Manec Troisième Edition

By: Balmes, Jacques

Price: $36.25

Publisher: Paris, Auguste Vaton, Libraire-Editeur: 1855

Seller ID: 8674

Condition: Very Good-


Ex-Libris; Vol. 3; 4 1/2 x 7; 444 pages; Hard cover volume has leather spine, with gold lettering and decorations. Boards are mottled brown. Some scuffing, rubbing, sunnig, bumping, 1.5" at top of hinge, starting to show splitting. Brown patterened end papers. Book plate from 'Bibliothecae Abbatiae St: Josephi, St: Benedict, LA.' . Penciled onto plate is 'Philosophy Balmes' and below that 'enlibris Rev. J__ Simon'. Hand written name on page opposite half title page. Stamps on title page of abbey library and from the bookseller 'Cles Guernieau, Agent. Pages have foxing and some age staining... View more info

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

By: Balpinar, Belkis and Udo Hirsch

Price: $22.75

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. Contents are: Foreword; Vakiflar and the Donation Process of Flatweaves; Background of Traditional Flatweaves; Historical Context o... View more info