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American Racist: The Life and Films of Thomas Dixon

By: Slide, Anthony

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Lexington, KY:, The University Press of Kentucky,: 2004.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007533

ISBN: 0813123283


Publishers material laid in - three informational flyers. American Racist is the first book to discuss Dixon's work outside of literature and provide a wide overview of the life and career of this highly controversial twentieth-century southern populist.No Flaws or Blemishes but slight odor from smoker's library. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve View more info

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A Guide to Wildflowers
of the Mid-South: West Tennessee into Central Arkansas and South Through Alabama and into East Texas.

By: Smith, Arlo I.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Memphis, Tennessee:, Memphis State Univ Press,: 1980.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing.

Seller ID: 002509

ISBN: 9780878700769<br>

Condition: Near Fine


Bindings square and tight. Text clean. No flaws to book but a small remainder dot on lower text block. Dust jacket, now in a protective Mylar sleeve, has light wear with small nick upper rear corner. View more info

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Life in a Putty Factory

By: Smith, H. Allen Smith.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Doubleday Doran,: 1943.

Seller ID: 002090


Red cloth covered boards with black spine titles and decoration. Bindings firm and square Text clean light even toning Previous owner's bookplate and gift inscription, Dust jacket light edge wear and minor fading of spine. Now in protective Mylar Jacket. World War II era humor of everyday life. View more info

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Backyard Fruits and Berries: Everything You Need to Know About Planting and Growing Fruits and Berries in Your Own Backyard

By: Smith, Miranda

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Emmaus, Pennsylvania", Rodale Press,: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003818

ISBN: 0875966381

Condition: Near Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes; but minimal shelf handling, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. Offering practical tips on every phase of successful fruit growing, plus comprehensive pest and disease coverage, this book introduces gardeners to the wonderful world of small-scale fruit growing. Includes a complete, illustrated fruit directory. 150 color illustrations. 100 color photos. View more info

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Regarding the Pain of Others
[Photography]

By: Sontag, Susan

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010182

ISBN: 0374248583

Condition: Fine


First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Unread; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a bit of shelf soil on withe of rear panel.A censorious Susan Sontag reproves our lust for horrific images in her second book on photography, Regarding the Pain of Others This is Susan Sontag's second book on photography and, like the first, published in 1977, it contains no photographs. View more info

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The Boy Genius and the Mogul: The Untold Story of Television

By: Stashower, Daniel

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Broadway: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010267

ISBN: 0767907590

Condition: New


First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. A rich and dramatic story of one man's perseverance and the remarkable events leading up to the launch of television as we know it, The Boy Genius and the Mogul shines new light on a major turning point in American history. View more info

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Days of Hopes and Dreams: An Intimate Portrait of Bruce Springsteen

By: Stefanko, Frank

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington, DC:, Insight Editions/Billboard,: 2003.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009195

ISBN: 082308387X

Condition: New


Born and bred in a working class environment in Asbury Park, New Jersey, Bruce Springsteen has, over the past 30 years, established himself as one of the most influential songwriters and performers in American popular music. Winner of three Grammy Awards for The Rising, he continues to entertain and inspire millions of fans around the world. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Art and Science. A study of Alberti, Piero Della Francesca and Giorgione

By: Stokes, Adrian

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NewYork, Book Collectors Society: 0

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 010280

Condition: Fine


Limited Edition of 250; Hand-numbered 80. Red polished calf with gilt titles and decorations; Top Edge Gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. 8vo; 22.5 cm; 8.75 inches tall. [6] 75 [28] pages with index followed by b/w illustrations. Adrian Stokes (1902 - 1972) was a British writer and painter, known principally as an influential art critic. He was also a published poet. This book was originally published in 1949. View more info

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Men and Decisions.

By: STRAUSS, Lewis L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, Doubleday & Company,: 1962.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: <b>SIGNED by AUTHOR on first blank page;</b>

Seller ID: 000248


Bindings square and tight, text clean. Dust jacket worn and chipped at edges, now protected in archival Mylar sleeve. Index. View more info

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Around the World in Bechtel Kitchens

By: Sue Caraco - Editor / Foreword.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1968

Seller ID: 010318

Condition: Fine


Three ring binder with sealed plastic covered boards. Appears unused. A superb collection of recipes from all corners of the world. From the Forward: "Our knowledge of international cuisine is continually expanding, and many Bechtel ladies have expressed an interest in sharing it. Therefore, several of us have joined together and developed this cookbook. An uncommon cookbook; probably a family issue but with the highest quality. View more info

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Formica & Design: From the Counter Top to High Art

By: Susan Grant Lewin

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Rizzoli: 1991.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008007

ISBN: 0847813347


This profusely illustrated and comprehensive examination of Formica surveys all aspects of the brand's artistic and cultural influence. Formica laminate has changed with the tastes of the times from the modern style in the 1930s to the postmodern style of the 1980s. Individual chapters and essays explore Formica's many applications—in diners, hotels, homes, furniture, and jewelry.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust J... View more info

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Ambrose Bierce and the Dance of Death

By: Talley, Sharon

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Tennessee Press: 2010

Seller ID: 002294

ISBN: 1572336803

Condition: Fine


Gift Quality. Ambrose Bierce and the Dance of Death uses psychoanalytic theory in combination with historical, cultural, and literary contexts to examine the complex motif of death in a full range of Bierce’s writings. Scholarly interest in Bierce, whose work has long been undervalued, has grown significantly in recent years. This new book contributes to the ongoing reassessment by providing new contexts for joining the texts in his canon in meaningful wa... View more info

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Man in the Everglades. 2000 Years of Human History
[Florida]

By: Tebeau, Charlton W.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Coral Gables, FLorida., University of Miami Press,: 1973.

Edition: Copeland Studies in Florida History - No. 3.

Seller ID: 008162

Condition: Third Printing.


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 8.5 inches tall. 192 pages with index. View more info

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Leftover Life to Kill

By: Thomas, Caitlin

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009964

Condition: Very Good


Caitlin Thomas (1913 - 1994) was the wife of the poet and writer Dylan Thomas. Their marriage was a stormy affair, fueled by alcohol and infidelity, though the couple remained together until Dylan's death in 1953. After her husband's death she wrote this book Leftover Life to Kill, an account of her self-exile to Italy. She paints a picture of a grieving widow seeking solace in distance, a younger lover, and alcohol. First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tigh... View more info

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The Rioja of the Wines and Bodegas Montecillo [Spanish Wine]

By: Toran Pealez, Luis Enrique ; Cabrero, Juan Ramos

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Spain, Varese Editores, S.A.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009664

ISBN: 8487829007

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Illustrated with color photography. View more info

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Kellogg on Marketing

By: Tybout, Alice M. ; Calder, Bobby J.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Wiley: 2010

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010133

ISBN: 0470580143

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 426 pages with index. The business classic, fully revised and updated for today's marketers. The second edition of Kellogg on Marketing provides a unique and highly regarded perspective on both the basics of marketing and on new issues that are challenging businesses today. View more info

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Ezra Pound: The Solitary Volcano

By: Tytell, John

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NewYork:, Doubleday,: 1987.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008719

ISBN: 0385196946


Exhaustively researched and admirably balanced...important and valuable. (Cleveland Plain Dealer ) First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Dynamic Zoogeography with Special Reference to Land Animals

By: Udvardy, Miklos

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand: 1969

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 010168

Condition: Good


Signed with an inscription to fellow biologist Rick Warner on top of the title page by the author. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear; damp stain lower text block not affecting text. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has handling wear and sun-fading on the spine. 8vo; 23.5 cm; 9.25 inches tall; 445 pages with references and index; illustrated with 174 b/w two color fold-out maps.A substa... View more info

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Hugging the Shore: Essays and Criticism

By: Updike, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1983

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009940

ISBN: 0394531795

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


First Edition, First Printing. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. No flaws to note but a hint of aging. 8vo; 21.5 cm; 8.5 inches tall; 919 pages with index.Composed chiefly of Updike's book reviews of the past eight years, this collection includes pieces on Edmund Wilson, Vladimir Nabokov, and Muriel Spark, on actresses Doris Day and Louise Brooks and an appendix of imaginary interviews, ... View more info

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Life, Religious Opinions and Experience of Madame Guyon.
Including an account of the personal history and religious opinions of Fenelon, Archbishop of Cambray. Edited and revised by an English clergyman. New edition, with Contents added.

By: Upham, Thomas C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, Allenson & CO.,: 1947.

Seller ID: 005635


Red cloth covered boards. Bindings firm and square. Text clean light toning. Minimal shelf wear but cloth has beginnings of biodegration. 7.5 inches tall. 500 pages. Printed on “onion-skin” paper.Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Motte-Guyon (commonly known as Madame Guyon) (18 April 1648:6 – 9 June 1717) was a French mystic and one of the key advocates of Quietism, although she never called herself a Quietist. Quietism was considered heretical by the Roman Catholic Ch... View more info