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William Alsop And Jan Stormer: Architectural Monographs #33

By: Academy Editions

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Academy Group: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 766

ISBN: 1854902644

Condition: Near Fine


Cover has some scuffing and rubbing, light edge wear. Pages are clean and tight; printed on high quality, glossy paper. Has 100+ color and b/w photos, drawings and diagrams. Includes a section with biographies, selected projects and awards. Oversized, 4#. ; Academy Editions Series; Photographs; 4to, 10 x 12; 144 pages View more info

Miguel Angel Roca: Architectural Monographs #36

By: Roca, Miguel Angel

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Northbrook, IL, Academy Group: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 770

ISBN: 1854902768

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Cover has some scufifng, rubbing, edge wear. Stiff boards have front and back flaps. Pages are clean and tight; printed on high quality, glossy paper. Black remainder mark on side of pages. Richly illustrated with 100+ color photos and drawings. Has essays on how civic architecture fits in urban life, the city center as cathedral, and architecture and commitment. 120 pages covering Roca's projects in Argentina and Bolivia; a chronology of his works and a biography. Oversized. ; Remainder; Color Illustrations; 4to ; 144 pages View more info

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

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, March --August. Pages 1031 through 1535. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Reco... 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, March --August. Pages 1543 through 2047. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Reco... View more info

Lynx Eye, 6th Anniversary Edition Number 4

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Danvers, MA, Lynx Eye: 2000

Seller ID: 2256

Condition: Near Fine


Pages are clean and tight, still crisp. . Periodical appears as if unused. Illustrated with 5 b/w drawings. Lynx Eye publishes short stories, poetry, original art work, and nonfiction. Also includes a list of contributors. ; Lynx Eye Series; B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2; 109 pages; Cover has very slight edge wear and rubbing. View more info

Golf Society Of The US, Member Directory, 1999

By: N/A

Price: $28.50

Publisher: White Plains, NY, Bernard C. Harris Publishing Company, Inc.: 1999

Seller ID: 5834

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover is glazed boards. Blue spine with white lettering. Grey and white monochrome illustrated endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Member Listings are in two sections: Biographical and Geographical. Oversized, 4#. ; 8 3/4 x 11 1/4; xv, 768 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, faint 1/4" mark on spine. 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 [such as the Beatles], Oversized, 6#. View more info

Shared Moments A Journey through Time--DVD Included

By: Benzie Area Historical Society

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Gaithersburg, MD, Benzie Area Historical Society: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8271

ISBN: 1932433910

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 9 1/2 x 12 x 1/2; x, 289 pages; Hard cover is black with silver lettering on front and spine. This is a NEW book. Laid in are a thank you card from the Historical Society. Inside back cover is clear pocket with DVD of 'Camp Days at Crystal Lake'. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has sticker on front saying 'DVD included'. DJ in mylar cover. Benzie County is located in the NW of the lower peninsula, south of Traverse City, on Lake Michigan. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs. 2 page map of area from 1837 at front of book. "The Benzie Area Historical Society seeks... View more info

John L. Stoddard's Lectures Volume 6

By: N/A

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Boston, Balch Bros.: 1908

Seller ID: 8316

Condition: Very Good+


Berlin, Vienna, St. Petersburg, Moscow Series; Vol. 6; B&W Illustrations; 6 14 x 9 14; 336 pages; VOLUME 6 ONLY. Hard bound is half leather, with leather corners and spine, marbled boards. Gold lettering on maroon leather spine. Light rubbing, scuffing to covers. Extremely attractive copy of this title. Silver/green monochrome end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Colored frontispiece, lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs. Covers Berlin; Vienna; St. Petersburg; Moscow. John Lawson Stoddard (1850-1931) was an American writer, hymn writer and lecturer who gained popu... View more info

Pi Lambda Phi Membership Directory 2007

By: N/A

Price: $38.75

Publisher: Chesapeake, VA, Harris Connect: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8872

Condition: Fine


6 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 1 2/4; xxxii, 680 pages; Hard cover has dark purple lettering on a purplish white spine. Boards are dark purple. Slight edge wear and rubbing. Book appears as if unused. Pages are crisp, clean and tight. Alphabetical index. Pages at rear with room to write contact info, ala a desk diary, which is blank. 'Very little is known about the early foundings of the fraternity. After groups of men were denied admission to Yale University because of their religious and racial backgrounds in 1895, Frederick Manfred Werner, Louis Samter Levy, and Henry Mark Fisher were determined to start... 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 significant pieces. Curators from thirteen Smithsonian museums and archives crafted this immersive exploration to illuminate the ful... View more info

Outline of the History of Polish Science and Technology

By: N/A

Price: $19.25

Publisher: Warsaw, Poland, Polish Scientific Publishers: 1966

Seller ID: 9025

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Ex-Libris; B&W Illustrations; 5 x 8; 66 pages; Soft cover has rubbing, bumping, sunning. Also has a DJ, with light rubbing, bumping, scuffing. Binding is stapled wraps. Inside back cover is a sticker: Adam Mickiewicz Library, Polish American Folk Theatre. Laid in are 2 catalogue cards. Pages are clean and tight. Has 9 b/w illustrations. A quick outline of Polish achievements in science and technology, for over 800 years. View more info

Festive, Ugly, Christmas Sweater Women's Medium Arriviste

By: N/A

Price: $15.25

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 9279


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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 contact info from whom the book was received [Mary J. Walter, CFRE], on 10/29/96, Director of the Center "gave me this book ... View more info

Michigan censuses, 1710-1830, under the French, British, and Americans

By: N/A

Price: $132.50

Publisher: Detrioit, MI, Detroit Society for Genealogical Research: 1982

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 10065

ISBN: 0943112001

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library; B&W maps; 81/2 x 11; viii, 291 pages; Hard cover is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Former library book, with a few stamps, and bar code. Light rubbing and bumping to boards. Illustrated with 19 b/w maps. Pages are very clean and tight, as if never used. End papers covered with b/w maps. Excellent resource for historians or geneaology. View more info

Chicago Bears 1986 Yearbook [Illustrated]

By: N/A

Price: $23.25

Publisher: Westchester, CA, CWC Sprot Publications: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10220

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 120 pages; Soft cover has blue spine. Covers have some creasing, rubbing, scuffing, bumping. Pages are clean and tight. Team was lead by Coach Mike Ditka. The 1986 Chicago Bears season was their 67th regular season and 17th post-season completed in the National Football League. The Bears entered the season looking to repeat as Super Bowl champions, as they had won in 1985. Chicago managed to finish 14–2, one game off of their 1985 record of 15–1, and tied the New York Giants for the league’s best record. Aided by a strong offensive line, the Bears were on... View more info

The Renaissance Engravers 15th-16th Century Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts

By: N/A

Price: $33.50

Publisher: London, Sirrocco: 2003

Edition: 1st English Edition (?)

Seller ID: 3228

ISBN: 1904310508

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Cover is glazed boards. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Appears to be a collection catalogue from the Hermitage Museum, in St. Petersburg, Russia. "...was formed mainly during the latter part of the eighteenth and the early years of the nineteenth century. The prevailing taste of the period favoured, above all others, works by the leading masters of the high Renaissance; these were regarded as models of artistic perfection, to be carefully studied and sedulously imitated. Best represented in the Museum's collection are prints of the Italian and the German Schools....Marcanto... View more info

American Artists

By: Macmillan Reference Usa

Price: $31.25

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

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 10724

ISBN: 0028655249

Condition: New


Hardcover has blue ground and white lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a new book. Illustrated with 100+ b/w drawings and photographs. Artists are listed alphabetically; timeline; sources; glossary, index. Covers different movements/genres and collections: Op Art; Photorealism; Hudson River School Precisionism; National Museum of American Art; Whitney Museum of American Art; Pop Art; Folk Art; Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum; Color Field Painting; Minimalism; Norman Rockwell Museum; Rothko Chapel; Ashcan School; Abstract Expressionism; San Ildefonso Watercolor Movement; America... 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 extraordinary hardship on a remote Pennine farm without electricity or running water". View more info