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Dinghy Building

By: Creagh-Osborne, Richard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York State, John de Graff: 1978

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010110

ISBN: 0828600732

Condition: Very Good


A very through manual intended for a skilled amateur builder. Covering a range of methods, including cold mounting, clinker, carvel, single and double chine, GRP, and bonded plywood. Advice is given on painting and fitting out.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. American edition of Adlard Coles British Edition. View more info

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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

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Great American Craft Beer
[Travel Guide]

By: Crouch, Andy

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA:, Running Press Book Publishers,: 2010.

Seller ID: 006424

ISBN: 0762438118

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Both a personal guide and companion to the exciting world of American craft beer, this unique book touches upon several subject areas, including not only beer, but food, travel, history, and the stories and personalities of those who brew America's best beers.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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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

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BEATLEMANIA >BR>[Musical Program]

By: David Krebs & Steven Lebe.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Raydell Publishing & Distributing Corp: 0

Seller ID: 010295

Condition: Very Good


Originally conceived and produced by Steve Leber and David Krebs, Beatlemania debuted in Boston at the Colonial Theatre in April 1977. It premiered on Broadway at the Winter Garden Theatre on May 31. Quickly achieving sellout status without ever having an official "opening night", Beatlemania saw great success and coverage in Time, People, Us, Newsweek, and Rolling Stone. For the first six months, every ticket for the show was sold out. The production was ... View more info

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Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis.

By: Davis, Charles Belmont Davis - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1917.

Edition: First Edition,

Seller ID: 004115


Illustrated. Ex-library in dark blue-green library bound buckram. Spine titles and call number stamped in white. Bindings square and tight. Text Clean Light shelf handling. No flaws but library treatment. View more info

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Roger Dawson's Secrets of Power Negotiating

By: Dawson, Roge

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Career Press Inc: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009542

ISBN: 1564141535

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"I can't believe it! Here's a book that is packed with wisdom that will help anyone improve their life and yet it is easy and fun to read! Amazing!" --Og Mandino, author of The Greatest Salesman in the World. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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A Taste of Old Cuba: More Than 150 Recipes for Delicious, Authentic, and Traditional Dishes

By: De O'Higgins, Maria Josefa Lluria

Price: $35.00

Publisher: William Morrow Cookbooks / Harper Collins Pub.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010273

ISBN: 0060169648

Condition: New


SIGNED by the Author without inscription. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. An evocative feast for all the senses, A Taste of Old Cuba combines a Cuban expatriate's charming and vivid memories of a childhood on the idyllic island before Castro's revolution with more than 150 recipes for delicious, authentic, and traditional Cuban dishes. [Publisher] View more info

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The Promise of Sleep: A Pioneer in Sleep Medicine Explains the Vital Connection Between Health, Happiness, and a Good Night's Sleep

By: Dement, William C.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009658

ISBN: 0385320086

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; inches tall; 524 pages. View more info

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The Big Book of Leadership Games: Quick, Fun Activities to Improve Communication, Increase Productivity, and Bring Out the Best in Employees: Quick, ... the Best in Your Employees
(Big Book Series)

By: Deming, Vasudha K.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Education: 2004

Seller ID: 009593

ISBN: 0071435255

Condition: New


This book offers managers 50 fun, illuminating experiential activities for building a positive, open, and productive relationship with the people they manage. Unlike ropes courses and other off-site management activities. The unique games and activities in this book are designed for a busy workplace, and most can be accomplished in twenty minutes or less--during staff meetings, in training sessions, or even in the course of a regular work day.No Flaws or... View more info

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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

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Mon Docteur, Le Vin
[The Benefit of Wine]

By: Derys, Gaston; Introduction: Lukas, Paul

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 009668

ISBN: 0300101333

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


This delightful little volume, first published in French in 1936, extols the many joys and benefits of wine. Wine drinkers will take pleasure in Gaston Derys's quaint appreciation of the grape, and art lovers will admire Raoul Dufy's joyful watercolors. Reflecting the exuberance and elan of an earlier day, Derys takes us back to a time when the doctor's favored prescription was an amiable glass of wine.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price... View more info

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The Untold Story. The Life of Isadora Duncan 1921 - 1927

By: Desti, Mary

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1929

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010040

Condition: Very Good


Angela Isadora Duncan (1878 - 1927) was an American dancer who performed to acclaim throughout Europe. Born in California, she lived in Western Europe and the Soviet Union from the age of 22 until her death at age 49 or 50, when her scarf became entangled in the wheels and axle of the car in which she was riding. Decorated cloth; Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Some hand-soiling. Previous owner's bookplate. Lac... View more info

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The Pyramid Under The Cross: Franciscan Discourses Of Evangelization And The Nahua Christian Subject In Sixteenth-century Mexico.

By: Diaz Balsera, Viviana; Balsera, Viviana Diaz

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona:, Univ of Arizona Press,: 2005.

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 001758

ISBN: 0816523800


Unused, No flaws or blemishes, but for author's inscription. The Pyramid under the Cross will be of interest to readers in the areas of Hispanic literatures, history, religion, anthropology, Latin American and cultural studies, and to those working in the field of colonial studies. The Pyramid under the Cross looks at the epic project of Christianization as well as the limits of the Spanish spiritual colonizers' power to accomplish it. The book focuses ... View more info

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Gardens of New Orleans: Exquisite Excess
[Louisiana]

By: Douglas, Lake ; Hardy, Jeannette

Price: $49.95

Publisher: San Franscisco, Chronicle Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010344

ISBN: 0811824217

Condition: New


New Orleans is a gardener's paradise and Richard Sexton photography with text vividly illustrates the many traditions interwoven in this bewitching city's landscape heritage, rich history and tours public gardens, as well as opens the doors to lovingly tended private balcony, patio, and mansion grounds. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Mrs. Kitching's Smith Island Cookbook

By: Dowell, Susan Stiles ; Kitching, Frances

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Maryland, Cornell Maritime Pr/Tidewater Pub: 1981

Edition: 4th Printing.

Seller ID: 010007

ISBN: 0870332643

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


On tiny Smith Island, seventy-five miles southeast of Washington, D.C., in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay, Frances Kitching operated a small, widely renowned restaurant. Susan Stiles Dowell, working closely with her, gathered more than one hundred of her recipes -- many of them from the generation-to-generation, oral tradition.This is more than just a regional cookbook. In Mrs. Dowell's sensitive and luminous telling of the lore and lure of this remote island, a... View more info

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A Book for Bookmen Being Edited Manuscripts & Marginalia With Essays on Several Occasions.

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London:, Dulau & Company,: 1926.

Edition: Limited to 50 copies of which this is 15.

Seller ID: 001132


Pencil numbered and signed by author. Full brown buckram lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut.This copy has been handled as is evident from wear on spine; upper corner rubbed; rear has some imperfection; corners rubbed and broken; early pages foxed and general toning throughout. A worm hole affects lower corner last ten pages. A few light pencil marks on inside rear board from various bookmen from the years. The volume contains severa... View more info

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Weighty Matters: Worthy People

By: Duckworth, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England:, Memoir Club,: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 002179

ISBN: 1841041041


No flaws or blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Hernando de Soto: A Savage Quest in the Americas

By: Duncan, David E.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 1997

Seller ID: 010181

ISBN: 0806129778

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. This is the story of a legendary expedition across four thousand miles of the future United States, led by an explorer searching for an illusionary empire of gold. Formerly the second-in-command in Francisco Pizarro's conquest of the Incas in 1531, Hernando de Soto arrived in the country he called La Florida in 1539, leading a glittering, armored Renaissance-era army of six hundred men on the first major exploration of North Am... View more info

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Shark's Fin and Sichuan Pepper: A Sweet-Sour Memoir of Eating in China

By: Dunlop, Fuchsia

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Yiork, W. W. Norton & Company: 2008

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009633

ISBN: 0393066576

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


A new memoir by the most talented and respected British food writer of her generation.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 320 pages with index. View more info