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The Nabokov-Wilson Letters: Correspondence Between Vladimir Nabokov and Edmund Wilson 1940-1971

By: Karlinsky, Simon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1979

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010005

ISBN: 0060122625

Condition: Near Fine


Edited, annotated and with an introductory essay by Simon Karlinsky. A quarter century of intimate and intellectual correspondence between Nabokov and critic Edmund Wilson, prior to their notorious feud.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 23.5 cm.; 9.25 inches tall; 346 pages with index. View more info

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Butterfly's Sisters: The Geisha in Western Culture

By: Kawaguchi, Yoko

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New Haven and London:, Yale University Press,: 2010.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 008553

ISBN: 0300115210

Condition: 8vo; 342 pages with chapter notes, bibliography, and index. <br>


In this fascinating and wide-ranging book, Yoko Kawaguchi explores the Western portrayal of Japanese women—and geishas in particular—from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality.Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements

By: Kean, Sam

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 2010

Edition: First Edition, Later Printing.

Seller ID: 010610

ISBN: 0316051640

Condition: New


From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes incredible stories of science, history, finance, mythology, the arts, medicine, and more, as told by the Periodic Table.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, Later Printing. View more info

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The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America's Leading Design Firm

By: Kelley, Tom ; Littman, Jonathan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Currency: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010695

ISBN: 0385499841

Condition: New


Routine is the enemy of innovation," declares Kelley, general manager of IDEO, in this lively and practical guide to nurturing that elusive quality in all organizations.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 307 pages with index. View more info

Image for <b>Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America  </b> (National Book Award Winner)

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (National Book Award Winner)

By: Kendi, Ibram X.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Nation Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: SIGNED by the author with a personal inscription

Seller ID: 010222

ISBN: 1568584636

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


SIGNED by the author with a personal inscription: /XXXX, For an Antiracist America, 2/25/17/. No flaws or blemishes; Gift Quality; First Edition, First Printing. National Book Award. An engrossing and relentless intellectual history of prejudice in America...The greatest service Kendi [provides] is the ruthless prosecution of American ideas about race for their tensions, contradictions and unintended consequences. [The Washington Post] View more info

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Flight Discipline

By: Kern, Tony T.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Education: 1998

Seller ID: 010012

ISBN: 0070343713

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Flight Discipline is the complete tool kit for any aviator, whether military, commercial, or recreational, to develop the crack discipline needed to be a safe and effective aviator. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 23.5 cm.; 9.25 inches tall; 422 pages with index. ---- View more info

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Dark Matter: The Private Life of Sir Isaac Newton

By: Kerr, Philip

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Crown: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010341

ISBN: 0609609815

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. "[Kerr] makes the brain cells as well as the hairs on the back of the neck tingle. [GQ magazine] View more info

Image for <b>A Natural History of New York City.<br> A Personal Report After Fifty Years of Study & Enjoyment of Wildlife Within The Boundaries Of Greater New York.</b>

A Natural History of New York City.
A Personal Report After Fifty Years of Study & Enjoyment of Wildlife Within The Boundaries Of Greater New York.

By: Kieran, John

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Boston:, Houghton Mifflin Company,: 1959.

Edition: First Edition/First Printing.

Seller ID: 003763


Blue linen cloth coved boards. Spine titles in blue, front decorated with NYC skyline and Empire State Building. Top edge stained orange. Bindings square and tight, text clean. Endpages decorated with a map. Light shelf handling. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Spine sun-darkened. Light wear to edges now in a protective Mylar sleeve. 428 pages. 8.75 inches tall. Chapters Include: History; Geology; Geography and Climate; Fresh Water Wonders; An Ample Supply of I... View more info

Image for <b> Fannie's Last Supper: Re-creating One Amazing Meal from Fannie Farmer's 1896 Cookbook </b>

Fannie's Last Supper: Re-creating One Amazing Meal from Fannie Farmer's 1896 Cookbook

By: Kimball, Chris

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2010

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010609

ISBN: 1401323227

Condition: Fine


In Fannie's Last Supper, Kimball describes the experience of re-creating one of Fannie Farmer's amazing menus: a twelve-course Christmas dinner that she served at the end of the century. Includes the dishes from the dinner and revised and updated recipes from The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book. A culinary thriller. it offers a fresh look at something that most of us take for granted-the American table.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still G... View more info

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Diplomacy and Diamonds: My Wars from the Ballroom to the Battlefield

By: King Herring, Joanne

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Boston, Nashville, Center Street: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009585

ISBN: 1599953226

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Joanne Herring, the Houston socialite portrayed by Julia Roberts in the film Charlie Wilson's War, is far more colorful, funny, and likable than any screenwriter could have guessed. The former Texas television anchor is known for her improbable fight with the mujahideen against the former Soviet Union. But her full story-with all its God, guns, and Gucci glory-has never been told before. 'Joanne Herring is a very difficult woman to say no to.'-- Charlie Wilson, ... View more info

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Fayencen Europas

By: KLEIN, Adalbert

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Braunschweig:, Klinkhardt & Biermann,: 1980.

Seller ID: 000998


412 pages with index. No flaws to book or jacket but a slight spine lean. Text in German. Illustriert mit s/w und farbfotos. 412 Seiten mit index. Keine Mängel zu buchen oder aber eine leichte Jacke wirbelsäule lean. View more info

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Good Profit: How Creating Value for Others Built One of the World's Most Successful Companies

By: Koch, Charles G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New ork, Crown Business: 2015

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 010647

ISBN: 1101904135

Condition: New


SIGNED by the author on front free endpage No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. The ultimate "how to" book on running a successful business. [Richard B. Myers] View more info

Image for <b>Eve and Adam: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Readings on Genesis and Gender  </b>[Woman Studies]

Eve and Adam: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Readings on Genesis and Gender [Woman Studies]

By: Kvam, Kristen E ; Schearing, Linda S. ; Ziegler, Valarie H.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Indiana, Indiana University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 010258

ISBN: 0253212715

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Wonderful! A marvelous introduction to the ways in which the three major Western religious traditions are both like, and unlike one another." ?Ellen Umansky, Fairfield University View more info

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The Hebrew God: Portrait of an Ancient Deity

By: Lang, Bernhard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009429

ISBN: 0300090250

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


'Lang's brilliant book sheds more, as well as new, interesting light on the origins of the God of Israel than any work I know.' ---—Bruce Chilton, Bard College No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. 9.5 inches tall; 246 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. View more info

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Landscapes of Jewish Experience (The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry)
[Holocaust]

By: Langer, Lawrence

Price: $45.00

Publisher: USA, Pucker Gallery / Brandeis: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010269

ISBN: 0963531824

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Exhibition Pamphlet Laid-In. Samuel Bak is a conceptual artist with elements of post-modernism as he employs different styles and visual vernaculars, i.e. surrealism (Salvador Dali, René Magritte), analytical cubism (Picasso), pop art (Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein) and quotations from the old masters. The artist never paints direct scenes of mass death. Instead, he employs allegory, metaphor and certain artistic devices such ... View more info

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Evolution's Workshop
[Galápagos Islands; Darwin]

By: Larson, Edward J. J.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2002

Seller ID: 010368

ISBN: 0465038115

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. More than any other place on Earth, the Galápagos Islands are the workshop of evolution and this is the story of Darwin's explorations there; the fabulous Gilded Age expeditions, run from rich men's gigantic yachts, that featured rough-and-ready science during the day and black-tie dinners every night; the struggle for control of research on the Galápagos. [AZ] View more info

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El Vino Chileno Una geografia optima. Chilean wine an ideal geography

By: Le Blanc, Magdalena

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Chile, Ocho Libros Editores, 2000,: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009654

ISBN: 9568018018

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality but an inscription from the patriarch of the Errazuriz family on their title page. ------- No flaws text is in English and Spanish. Beautifully illustrated. 4to; 30cm.; 11.75 inches tall; 271 pages with bibliography and notes. View more info

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The Fundamentals of Hogan
[Golf]

By: Leadbetter, David with Lorne Rubenstein

Price: $21.95

Publisher: USA, Sleeping Bear Press: 2000

Seller ID: 009732

ISBN: 1932202196

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Beyond the God Particle

By: Lederman, Leon M. ; Hill, Christopher T.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Prometheus Books: 2013

Seller ID: 010275

ISBN: 1616148012

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Two leading physicists discuss the importance of the Higgs Boson, the future of particle physics, and the mysteries of the universe yet to be unraveled. View more info

Image for <b>  Early American Pressed Glass: A Classification of Patterns Collectible in Sets Together With Individual Pieces for Table Decorations</b>

Early American Pressed Glass: A Classification of Patterns Collectible in Sets Together With Individual Pieces for Table Decorations

By: Lee, Ruth Webb

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Rutledge, Vermont, Tuttle Pub: 1985

Seller ID: 010719

ISBN: 0804870047

Condition: Very Good


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws but for library treatment. Ex-Library. 666 pages with index Classifies numerous patterns and forms of antique pressed glassware manufactured in America between 1840 and 1880 View more info