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Tomatoland: How Modern Industrial Agriculture Destroyed Our Most Alluring Fruit

By: Estabrook, Barry

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Missouri, Andrews McMeel Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010013

ISBN: 1449401090

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Based on a James Beard award-winning article from a leading voice on the politics of agribusiness, Tomatoland combines history, legend, passion for taste, and investigative reporting on modern agribusiness and environmental issues into a revealing, controversial look at the tomato, the fruit we love so much that we eat $4 billion-worth annually. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. 8vo; 23.5 cm,; 9.25 inches tall; 220 page... View more info

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What Falls Away

By: Farrow, Mia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Nan A. Talese: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010727

ISBN: 0385471874

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. From Mia Farrow's earliest memories of Ireland to her evolution as an actress and her custody battle with Woody Allen, this autobiography packs in over thirty pages of photos and a series of intense insights on the forces which have shaped Farrow's life. A childhood bout with polio, which had lasting psychological effects, and strong family ties make for a compelling account. [ Midwest Book Review] View more info

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A Season On The Brink. A Year with Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers

By: Feinstein, John

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1986

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009575

ISBN: 0025372300

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Recounts the 1985-1986 basketball season at Indiana University, describes the complex personality of coach Bob Knight, and examines the coaching methods which make him one of the best of all time. 'Bob Knight still curses the day he granted the author unfettered access to his program. Feinstein's year as an honorary Hoosier yielded an unsparing portrait of Indiana's combustible coach.' -Sports Illustrated. First Edition, Second Printing. Fine in a fine... View more info

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Pitching to Win [Baseball]

By: Feller, Bob

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1952

Seller ID: 010250

Condition: Very Good


Reprint Edition. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. The Cleveland Indians Hall of Fame major league baseball pitcher Bob Feller gives instruction on pitching. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Lacking Dust Jacket View more info

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The Censorship of Books

By: Fellman, David

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Madison, Univ. of Wisconsin Press: 1957

Seller ID: 010591

Condition: Near Fine


An address delivered at the annual meeting of the American Association of University Presses, Lincoln, Nebraska, May 1957. No flaws but a previous owner's name stamp and a hint of upper corner fold.Stapled cardstock 8.5 inches tall; [4] 35 p. View more info

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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

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The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History
[Economic History]

By: Fischer, David Hackett

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York & Oxford, England:, Oxford University Press,: 1996.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008964

ISBN: 019505377X

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"This year's best book for investors."--The New York Times Annual Survey of Books in Business and Economics. . No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve 8vo; 536 pages with extensive notes, bibliography and index. View more info

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A History of Opera: Milestones and Metamorphoses (Opera Classics Library)

By: Fisher, Burton D.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Opera Classics Library: 2002

Seller ID: 010362

ISBN: 1930841817

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Burton D. Fisher's comprehensive history of opera that traces each milestone and metamorphosis in the evolution of modern opera. All periods are analyzed in depth. --- Each of the 17 operas that represents a "milestone" in opera history is presented with Principal Characters in the Opera; Brief Story Synopsis; Story Narrative with Music Highlight Examples. View more info

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M.F.K. Fisher: A Life in Letters : Correspondence 1929-1991
[Culinary]

By: Fisher, M. F. K.; Selected and Compiled by Barr, Norah K.; Moran, Marsha; Moran, Patrick

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Counterpoint: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009642

ISBN: 1887178465

Condition: Near Fine


What is the spell that M.F.K. Fisher casts over enchanted readers who, privileged, dip into her timeless culinary masterworks and occasional fiction? With this volume of never-before-published letters, fans who know M.F.K. only by such gustatory marvels as The Art of Eating and How to Cook a Wolf may now draw closer to the life the loves and loves lost, the travails and travels that inspired this woman of unique appetites, wit, and tastes. First Edition, First ... View more info

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The Tinkerers: The Amateurs, DIYers, and Inventors Who Make America Great

By: Foege, Alec

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010612

ISBN: 0465009239

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Recently, Americans have come to question whether our tinkering spirit has survived the pressures of ruthless corporate organization and bottom-line driven caution. But as Alec Foege shows in The Tinkerers, reports of tinkering's death have been greatly exaggerated. View more info

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My Life So Far

By: Fonda, Jane

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010319

ISBN: 0375507108

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Publisher's preview publicity laid-in. 8vo; 24 cm; 9.5 inches tall 599 pages. Illustrated. First Edition, First Printing. Belongs alongside the memoirs of Gloria Steinem, Bella Abzug, Marilyn French, and Katharine Graham. . . . To hold this book in your hands is to be astonished by how much living can be packed into sixty-plus years. ----Los Angeles Times View more info

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Cervantes' Christian Romance: A Study of Persiles Y Sigismunda.

By: Forcione, Alban K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey:, Princeton Univ Press,: 1972.

Seller ID: 001755

ISBN: 0691062137


Unused, Minimal shelf wear; previous owner's name inside. View more info

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Lumbering Songs from the Northern Woods

By: Fowke, Edith

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Austin, TX and London, University of Texas Press: 1970

Seller ID: 006722

Condition: Near Fine


Tunes transcribed by Norman Cazden.Edith Fowke's collection of sixty-five songs, recorded from former shantyboys, is unique, being the first in this field to exclude the more general songs popular in the bunkhouse. Mrs. Fowke presents a vivid picture of life in the north woods before the days of mechanization. Unused, no flaws but minimal shelf handling; Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Maya Cosmos: Three Thousand Years on the Shaman's Path

By: Freidel, David A,; Schele, Linda; Parker, Joy

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, William Morrow & Co,: 1993

Seller ID: 008604

ISBN: 0688100813


Witnessing the practice of ancient Maya religion in modern Latin America and explaining archaeological discoveries about Maya myth, a study of Maya culture shows how the Maya have survived centuries of religious oppression.Unread; Unused. No flaws but some minor spotting top edge of front text-block .4to; 543 pages with index, chapter notes and bibliography. View more info

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The Fellowship: The Untold Story of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship

By: Friedland, Roger; Zellman, Harold

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Harper,: 2006.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008568

ISBN: 0060393882


Whatever visionary brilliance Frank Lloyd Wright possessed as an architect did not extend to his talent for structural engineering, nor, as this often-searing account shows, did he succeed at engineering human lives and souls. Wright was famously individualistic, stubborn, and egotistical. But that's only the beginning of the epic soap opera that roiled around him as Wright extended his franchise to two cultlike, communal encampments, in Wisconsin and Arizona, known a... View more info

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Five O'Clock Lightning: Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and the Greatest Baseball Team in History, The 1927 New York Yankees

By: Frommer, Harvey

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Wiley: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010582

ISBN: 0471778125

Condition: New


"Come along with Harvey Frommer on a jaunty stroll through baseball eighty years ago. The 1927 Yankees may or may not have been the best team ever, but surely this is the best book about that wonderful concentration of talent."No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Changing the Subject: Women's Discourses and Feminist Theology

By: Fulkerson, Mary McClintock

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Minneapolis, Fortress Press: 1994

Seller ID: 010259

ISBN: 0800627474

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. The author shows the many ways in which women's scriptural "performances" are liberating. Shifting decisively from "women's experience" to discursive practices, she offers three sample readings of "emancipatory discourses" from diverse social locations that better display the variety of ways in which women are oppressed and resistant. View more info

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The Il Fornaio Baking Book: Sweet and Savory Recipes from the Italian Kitchen

By: Galli, Franco

Price: $19.95

Publisher: San Franscisco, Chronicle Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009665

ISBN: 0811803236

Condition: As New


Celebrating the Italian culinary legacy of both staunch traditionalism and irrepressible innovation, Italian-born baker Franco Galli presents over 70 classic and inventive recipes from the kitchens of the award-winning Il Fornaio bakeries, restaurants, and cafes. From traditional and specialty breads, pizza, foccacia, and other savory dishes to a temptingly sweet selection of biscotti, cakes, and tarts, these carefully developed, easy-to-follow recipes are woven w... View more info

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Climbing High: A Woman's Account of Surviving the Everest Tragedy

By: Gammelgaard, Lene

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Seal Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 003851

ISBN: 1580050239

Condition: Near Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but a reminder mark; Still Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. On May 10, 1996, the Danish author became the first Scandinavian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest and, also, a survivor of the Sagarmatha Environmental Expedition that claimed eight lives. This account includes b&w photos of the climbers and the base camp and a glossary of mountaineering terms. View more info

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On Preserving Tropical Florida

By: Gifford, John C

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Coral Gables, University of Miami Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009379

ISBN: 0870241737

Condition: Fine


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall, 222 pages with bibliography and index. View more info