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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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Lost Chords: White Musicians and their Contribution to Jazz, 1915-1945

By: Sudhalter, Richard M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York; Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010581

ISBN: 0195055853

Condition: New


Many jazz fans and critics and even some jazz musicians contend that white players have contributed little of substance to the music; that even, with every white musician removed from the canon, the history and nature of jazz would remain unchanged. Now, with Lost Chords, musician-historian Richard M. Sudhalter challenges this narrow view.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Minor publishing flaw to one page lower text block. 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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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 New Biographical Dictionary of Film: Fifth Edition, Completely Updated and Expanded

By: Thomson, David

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Knopf Publishing Group: 2010

Edition: 5th or later Edition [most current]

Seller ID: 010868

ISBN: 0307271749

Condition: New


David Thomson's New Biographical Dictionary of Film topped Sight & Sound magazine's 2010 poll of international critics and writers as the best film book of all time. Now in its fifth edition, updated, and with more than 130 new entries-from Judd Apatow to Lena Horne-the classic, beloved film book is better than ever.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 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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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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A Man and His Ship: America's Greatest Naval Architect and His Quest to Build the S.S. United States

By: Ujifusa, Steven

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2012

Edition: First Edition, Third Printing.

Seller ID: 010779

ISBN: 1451645074

Condition: Near Fine


A terrific book! By entertaining, informing and ultimately inspiring, A Man and His Ship transform its readers into passengers traveling across an ocean and through time. A skilled verbal navigator, Steven Ujifusa has charted an efficient and yet immensely satisfying course through a sea of facts, images and stories. [David Macaulay]No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, Third Printing. 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

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American Sermons The Pilgrims to Martin Luther King Jr. (Library of America (#108):)

By: Various

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Library of America: 1999

Seller ID: 010396

ISBN: 1883011655

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. of Americas latest tome rounds up in chronological order 58 sermons, from Robert Cushmans address to the colony of Plimmoth in New England in 1621 to Kings 1968 I've been to the mountaintop speech. This also includes biographical notes and notes on the texts. [Library Journal] View more info

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Collins Spanish-English English-Spanish Dictionary: Indexed College Edition.

By: Various Editors,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper Resource.: 2002.

Seller ID: 002551

ISBN: 0060082410


Thumb-indexed. Clean text. Unused. Minor handling wear to jacket. View more info

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Florida Marine Shells: A Guide for Collectors of Shells of the Southeastern Atlantic Coast and Gulfcoast

By: Vilas, Curtis N.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York:, Bobbs-Merrill,: 1952.

Seller ID: 009235

Condition: Very Good


"The chief purpose of this 2nd ed. has been to include as many more illustrations & descriptions of additional species as space & circumstances would permit." (p. 7, Preface to 2nd Ed.) Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. 8vo;170 pages; map, diagrams, color plates of shells; glossary, index of English names, index of Latin names. Second Edition View more info

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The Four Winds: A Shaman's Odyssey into the Amazon

By: Villoldo, Alberto; Jendresen, Erik

Price: $24.00

Publisher: San Franscisco, Harper and Row: 1990

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009651

ISBN: 006250911X

Condition: Near Fine


A psychologist-turned-shaman relates his experiences with ayahuasca, or the "vine of death," as he explores the subconscious amid Inca ruins in Peru. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Unopened, unread. No flaws but some age-toning to jacket and edges. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24.5cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 265 pages. View more info