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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

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, shelf wear, small wear marks. Pages have minor, shallow creases, signs of careful use. 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". Each written by a different authority. States limited to 10000 copies. ; B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8; 206+ pages; Cover has s... 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; John Craxton; William Gear; Barbara Hepworth; Robert MacBryde; F. E. McWilliam; Henri Matisse; Henry Moore; Ben Nicholson; Pa... 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

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 plates of the bright and beautiful folk trays. 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 significant pieces. Curators from thirteen Smithsonian museums and archives crafted this immersive exploration to illuminate the ful... 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 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

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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 heavy and raw! 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

The Greatest Of Swing - CD Millennium Series - Limited Edition, Brisa

By: N/A

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Brisa: 1999

Seller ID: 10248

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In a round metal case. The Greatest of Swing featuring the following artists on 15 tracks: Tommy Dorsey Glenn Miller Artie Shaw Benny Goodman Count Basie Andy Kirk Coleman Hawkins Harry James Ella Fitzgerald Playing time is 47.00 minutes This is a Limited / Collectible Edition. All Original Historical Recordings Digitally Remastered. View more info

Mrs. Cole on an Onion Roll

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, SCHOLASTIC INC.: 1995

Seller ID: 10486

ISBN: 0590968033

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; 7 1/4 x 8 3/4; 40 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KALLI DAKOS, MARCH, 1996, inside front cover . Covers have light rubbing, scuffing. Pages are clean and tight. A collection of thirty-two poems celebrating life in school. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Pretty Women of Paris

By: N/A

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Wordsworth Classics: 1999

Seller ID: 10722

ISBN: 1853266280

Condition: New


Wordsworth Classic Erotica Series; 7.7 X 4.9 X 0.5 inches; 191 pages; Soft cover has a blue spine with white lettering . Pages are clean and tight. This work comprises a directory of the "ladies of easy virtue" in Paris in the 1880s. It describes the specialities and preferences of these ladies, who numbered amongst their clients princes, members of parliament, priests, painters and musicians. Another view of the Golden Age of the 1880s, from a different perspective. View more info

The Pretty Women of Paris

By: N/A

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Wordsworth Classics: 1999

Seller ID: 10723

ISBN: 1853266280

Condition: New


Wordsworth Classic Erotica Series; 7.7 X 4.9 X 0.5 inches; 191 pages; Soft cover has a blue spine with white lettering . Pages are clean and tight. This work comprises a directory of the "ladies of easy virtue" in Paris in the 1880s. It describes the specialities and preferences of these ladies, who numbered amongst their clients princes, members of parliament, priests, painters and musicians. Another view of the Golden Age of the 1880s, from a different perspective. 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

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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; Vegetables, Beans, Rice, Pasta; Desserts, Baked Goods, Breads. A great present for the adult in your life, that you just don'... 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; Vegetables, Beans, Rice, Pasta; Desserts, Baked Goods, Breads. A great present for the adult in your life, that you just don'... 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 from throughout Europe and the Middle East is excellent and fills a gap". 7 chapters, each with their own citations at the ... View more info