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Image for <b> Racinet's Full-Color Pictorial History of Western Costume: With 92 Plates Showing Over 950 Authentic Costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800 </b>

Racinet's Full-Color Pictorial History of Western Costume: With 92 Plates Showing Over 950 Authentic Costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800

By: A. Racinet

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA:, Dover Publications,: 1987.

Seller ID: 009277

ISBN: 048625464X

Condition: Near Fine.


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm; minor age-toning to stiff pictorial wraps, with 92 plates showing over 950 authentic costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800. View more info

Image for <b>Kingdom of the Seashell  </b>

Kingdom of the Seashell

By: Abbott, R. Tucker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 009894

Condition: Fine


This is the first truly comprehensive survey of seashells. It delves into all of the shells' intriguing facets - from their biology and their influence upon art, medicine, religion, archeology and commerce to the practical aspects of shell fisheries and to the fascinating, rewarding aspects of shell collecting. Over 250 illustrations, 94 in full color. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Only flaw is that the Dust Jacket is price-cl... View more info

Image for …<b>International Symposium on Middle-Sized Pelagic Fish  Scientia  Marina, Volume 59 Numero 3 – 4.</b>

International Symposium on Middle-Sized Pelagic Fish Scientia Marina, Volume 59 Numero 3 – 4.

By: Carles Bas, Jose Juan Castro and Jose Maria Lorenzo – Editors

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Spain:, Institut de Ciencies del Mar, CMIMA-CSIC,: [1995].

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005631


Text is in English. A series of articles presented at the Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Book is without flaw. Dust jacket has light handling wear to the top edge. Illustrated with charts and graphs. 11.5 inches tall. 659 pages with author and subject index plus other materials. View more info

Image for ...<b>  Collector's Encyclopedia of Colorado Pottery: Identification and Values</b>

... Collector's Encyclopedia of Colorado Pottery: Identification and Values

By: Carlton, Carol; Carlton, Jim

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Paducah, KY, Collector Books,: 1994

Seller ID: 007002

ISBN: 0891456007


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Illustrated with color photography. A history of Colorado pottery and its artisans. View more info

Image for ...<b>Educating by Story-Telling: Showing the Value of Story-Telling As an Educational Tool for the Use of All Workers with Children.</b>

...Educating by Story-Telling: Showing the Value of Story-Telling As an Educational Tool for the Use of All Workers with Children.

By: Cather, Katherine Dunlap.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, World Book Company,: 1922.

Seller ID: 004549


Ex-Library. Handling wear and library treatment. Text is clean. Bindings good. 396 pages with index. 8 inches tall. Includes a collection of stories for telling and a list of stories for reading to grades 1 - 8 by school month. Extensive bibliography. View more info

Image for <b> The Complete Book of Spinning and Baitcasting </b><br>[Sport-fishing]

The Complete Book of Spinning and Baitcasting
[Sport-fishing]

By: Cederberg, Goran; Hansen, Jens Ploug

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury, England:, Swan Hill Press,: 1998.<br>

Seller ID: 007175

ISBN: 1840370807


Written by two highly experienced sport fishermen eager to share their knowledge with other, especially about the exciting and demanding variety of situations that face us in spinning and bait casting.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>A Biographical Dictionary of English Architects 1660-1840.</b

...A Biographical Dictionary of English Architects 1660-1840.

By: Colvin, Howard Montagu;Colvin, H. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Holmes, Pennsylvania:, Omnigraphics Inc.,: 1996.

Seller ID: 002919

ISBN: 0780800427


Still factory shrink-wrapped. No flaws or blemishes. View more info

Image for <b>The Voice Of The Phoenix: Metaphors Of Death And Rebirth In Classics Of The Iberian Renaissance.</b>

The Voice Of The Phoenix: Metaphors Of Death And Rebirth In Classics Of The Iberian Renaissance.

By: Creel, Bryant L.;CREEL, BRYANT

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Mrts: 2004

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001744

ISBN: 0866983155


Unopened, Unused. no flaws or blemishes. Inscribed by the author to renown South Florida professor. View more info

Image for <b> Lefty Kreh's American Masters Fly Fishing Symposium.  </b><br>Three volumes - Complete

Lefty Kreh's American Masters Fly Fishing Symposium.
Three volumes - Complete

By: Dan Blanton; Gary Borger; Lefty Kreh; Flip Pallot; John Randolph; Jim Terry; Dave Whitlock

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, Odysseus Editions: 1992 - 1993

Seller ID: 009998

Condition: New


Volume 1: Skills. 1992; 160 pages. Volume 2: Tackle. 1993; 176 pages. Volume 3: The Travel, The Fish; The Life. 144 pages. Lefty Kreh is arguably the world's best-known fly fisherman. Using his years of experience teaching novice and other expert fly fishers he has presented this collection. Books are unread - unopened. No flaws or blemishes but a hint of age-spotting on top edge. Still Giftable. 7.75 inches tall, illustrated with color photos an... View more info

Image for <b> A Manual of Music: Its History, Biography and Literature. A Complete History of Music, Illustrated w/ Chronological Charts, Incl. Biographies & Portraits of Eminent Composers with Characteristic Specimens from their Works, Carefully Analyzed and Explained.  </b>

A Manual of Music: Its History, Biography and Literature. A Complete History of Music, Illustrated w/ Chronological Charts, Incl. Biographies & Portraits of Eminent Composers with Characteristic Specimens from their Works, Carefully Analyzed and Explained.

By: Derthick, W. M. [Editor]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Manual Publishing Co.,: 1888

Seller ID: 008947


ncludes A Dictionary of Technical and Proper Names with Definitions and Simplified Pronunciations. Folio; 628 pages : illustrations, portraits, music ; 36 cm.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with slight beginnings of discoloration on rear board. Slight shelf lean. I View more info

Image for ...<b> The Complete Encyclopedia Of Bulbs & Tubers: An Expert Guide to the Most Beautiful Bulbous and Tuberous Plants </b>

... The Complete Encyclopedia Of Bulbs & Tubers: An Expert Guide to the Most Beautiful Bulbous and Tuberous Plants

By: Dijk, Hanneke Van; Kurpershoek, Mineke

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Lisse, The Netherlands:, Rebo Intl.,: 2001

Seller ID: 006314

ISBN: 9036615828


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Illustrated. The Complete Encyclopedia of Bulbs and Tubers shows you a collection of many different plants that cannot be found in other books, making this encyclopedia a must-have. View more info

Image for ...<b>Billy the Kid. The Bibliography of a Legend.</b>

...Billy the Kid. The Bibliography of a Legend.

By: Dykes, J. C.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press,: 1952.

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing with minor corrections.

Seller ID: 004910


Frontispiece drawing is "Billy the Kid Kills Billy Morton and Frank Baker to Avenge the Death of J. H. Tunstall," by Charles M. Russell. The first complete list of materials on this young outlaw and includes songs, plays, motion pictures, phonograph records, and magazine articles. Red cloth covered boards with blue titles and decorations. Bindings square and tight. Text clean. 9.25 inches tall, 186 pages with index. Light shelf handling. No dust jacket as... View more info

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The Great Movies III

By: Ebert, Roger

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chicago:, University Of Chicago Press,: 2010.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008586

ISBN: 0226182088<br>


“In every [essay], Ebert offers informed critical appraisals, as well as background on the movie’s making and significance, that make these pieces rewarding for film buffs and ideal introductions for first-time viewers.” --Booklist.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>Das alte Topferhandwerk im Osnabrucker Land (Nordwestniedersachsische Regionalforschungen) (German Edition)</b>

...Das alte Topferhandwerk im Osnabrucker Land (Nordwestniedersachsische Regionalforschungen) (German Edition)

By: Ernst Helmut Segschneider

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Germany:, Nordwestniedersachsische Regionalforschungen: 1983

Seller ID: 005655


Unused. No flaws but minimal shelf handling. Ungebraucht. Keine Fehler, aber minimal Regal Handling. Text in German. View more info

Image for <b>Madame Alexander Dolls, An American Legend  </b>

Madame Alexander Dolls, An American Legend

By: Finnegan, Stephanie

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Portfolio Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009389

ISBN: 0942620224

Condition: Near Fine


The first full-color, illustrated, comprehensive book on this legendary American dollmaker and the company she founded in 1923. This is the first book ever produced with the cooperation of the Alexander Doll Company and Madame Alexander's family. The magnificent book features a rich compilation of lavish, never before seen photographs, which bring to life the magical legacy of Madame Alexander. Collectors of both historical and contemporary dolls will be enthralle... View more info

Image for ...<b>Lexicon of the Belgian Romantic Painters  </b>

...Lexicon of the Belgian Romantic Painters

By: Fippo, Willem G.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Antwerp, Belgium:, International Art Press,: 1981

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 007073


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Minor age spotting on edge. Dust jacket has some small bumps and some age spotting; covered with new Mylar protective sleeve. Important, comprehensive reference work on Belgian artists. Extensively illustrated some color plates; includes facsimile signatures of many artists; also an article on the anti--academic groups which flourished in Belgium in the second half of the 19th century. View more info

Image for <b>Crocheted Wire Jewelry: Innovative Designs & Projects by Leading Artists  </b>

Crocheted Wire Jewelry: Innovative Designs & Projects by Leading Artists

By: Fisch, Arline

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Lark Books: 2006

Seller ID: 007888

ISBN: 1579906605

Condition: New


The author is the world's foremost expert in adapting textile techniques for metal and takes the art to an entirely new level. With a thorough overview of the basics, even beginners can make breathtaking wire jewelry.She explains the characteristics of wire, how to achieve the best results, plus other advanced techniques. 28 outstanding projects come from world-famous contemporary jewelers. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Q... View more info

Image for <b> The Classical Tradition </b><br> (Harvard University Press Reference Library)

The Classical Tradition
(Harvard University Press Reference Library)

By: Grafton, Anthony ; Most, Glenn W. ; Settis, Salvatore

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Belknap Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009348

ISBN: 0674035720

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


'A heady, hefty new single-volume reference...This is a browser's paradise...While Greece and Rome are no longer the foundation of education, classical scholarship has never been richer.' (Steve Coates New York Times Book Review. o Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 1067 pages with index; color illustrations. View more info

Image for <b>Scuba Diving - 4th Edition  </b>

Scuba Diving - 4th Edition

By: Graver, Dennis

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Champlain, Il, Human Kinetics: 2009

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 009645

ISBN: 0736079009

Condition: New


Scuba Diving provides a clear, thorough, and captivating learning experience for all who want to take the plunge. Packed with beautiful full-color photographs and detailed diving instruction, this updated edition is the preferred guide for recreational divers, diving instructors, and students around the globe.No Flaws or Blemishes; Unused. View more info

Image for <b>Women's Wardrobe (Chic Simple)  </b><br>[Fashion]

Women's Wardrobe (Chic Simple)
[Fashion]

By: Gross, Kim Johnson

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A Knopf,: 1995.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008006

ISBN: 067944484X


Ideal for the woman who frequently has nothing to wear in the morning (or, rather, has a closetful of clutter but with few coordinating outfits to be salvaged), Chic Simple Women's Wardrobe will prove a sanity saver.It's an organizational consultant in book form, as well as a tool for developing personal style by finding the most flattering fashions and accessories for your lifestyle and personality.Women's Wardrobe also features helpful guides for deciphering care... View more info