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Newsmaker: Roy W. Howard, the Mastermind Behind the Scripps-Howard News Empire From the Gilded Age to the Atomic Age
[Journalism]

By: Beard, Patricia; Prologue by Pamela Howard.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Guilford, Conn,:, Lyons Press,: 2016.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008391

ISBN: 9781493017539<br>


For much of the twentieth century Roy Howard was one of the nation’s dominant media barons. In Newsmaker, Patricia Beard shows why Howard and the Scripps Howard media empire mattered. USA Today. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland
[Fly-Fishing]

By: Calderwood, W. L.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,: 1909.

Edition: First Trade issue following a Limited Edition of 350.

Seller ID: 007370


From the Preface: "In preparing this volume, my desire has been, not merely to describe the various rivers and lochs of Scotland in which the salmon angler may cast his line, but also ...to refer to points connected with the conservation or improvement of the salmon fisheries. I know full well that suggestions given officially in blue books do not generally reach the notice of those to whom ...they will be of interest, so I take this opportunity of offering a few opin... View more info

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Racinet's Full-Color Pictorial History of Western Costume: With 92 Plates Showing Over 950 Authentic Costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800

By: A. Racinet

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA:, Dover Publications,: 1987.

Seller ID: 009277

ISBN: 048625464X

Condition: Near Fine.


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm; minor age-toning to stiff pictorial wraps, with 92 plates showing over 950 authentic costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800. View more info

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Kingdom of the Seashell
[Natural History]

By: Abbott, R. Tucker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 009894

Condition: Fine


This is the first truly comprehensive survey of seashells. It delves into all of the shells' intriguing facets - from their biology and their influence upon art, medicine, religion, archeology and commerce to the practical aspects of shell fisheries and to the fascinating, rewarding aspects of shell collecting. Over 250 illustrations, 94 in full color. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Only flaw is that the Dust Jacket is price-cl... View more info

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Seeing Gardens

By: Abell, Sam

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Books: 2000

Seller ID: 010541

ISBN: 0792279565

Condition: Fine


Seeing Gardens lets its 150 pictures speak for themselves with a spare text that offers context rather than commentary. The book is at once thoughtful and elegant, and the anecdotes, recollections and aesthetic philosophy amount to a brief but telling memoir of Abell's three decades of interpreting gardens.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Oblong; 208 pages with color photography. View more info

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Twenty Years at Hull-House with Autobiographical Notes.

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1981

Seller ID: 010251

Condition: New


A limited Edition of Undetermined Size. Illustrated with photographs of Hull House and the immigrant experience. Gift Quality; No flaws or blemishes to this unopened book. In her autobiography Twenty Years at Hull-House, Addams recounts her domestic activism as the founder of the second and most innovative settlement house in the U.S. Originally conceived in 1889 as a space where women of privilege could share their knowledge in humanistic fields such as a... View more info

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Peaches: A Savor the South Cookbook

By: Alexander, Kelly

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, The University of North Carolina Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009607

ISBN: 1469601974

Condition: New


Peaches includes forty-five recipes ranging from classic desserts to internationally inspired preparations. In this book, the desserts come first, and all the recipes from The Best Peach Ice Cream and Roasted Peach-Basil Chicken to Pickled Peaches and Peach Clafoutis. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 22 cm. ; 8.75 inches tall; 92 pages with an index. View more info

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Ansel Adams: A Biography

By: Alinder, Mary Street

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009773

ISBN: 0805041168

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"A loving, minutely researched portrait of the photographer that acknowledges his humanity while confirming his enormous artistic contribution."-Los Angeles Times No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still 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; 489 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Illustrated. View more info

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A Story Teller's Story. The Tale of an American Writer’s Journey through His Own Imaginative World and Through the World of Facts with Manu of His Experiences and Impressions Among other Writers.

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, B. W. Huebsch, Inc.,: 1924

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [Ref: McBride]

Seller ID: 008849


Anderson's first memoir which includes sections on Gertrude Stein, Paul Rosenfeld, Ring Lardner and Sinclair Lewis, also noted for the essays on George Bellows and Alfred Steiglitz.Publisher’s maroon pebbled terracotta cloth covered boards. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner’s name on front free endpage. View more info

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I, Asimov: A Memoir

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1994

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010557

ISBN: 0385417012

Condition: New


A self-portrait by the late master of science fiction and popular scientific thought looks back on Asimov's long and fruitful life, discussing his writings, religious beliefs, friendships and personal relationships, and innovative ideas.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, Second Printing. View more info

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The Culting of Brands: When Customers Become True Believers

By: Atkin, Douglas

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Portfolio Hardcover: 2004

Seller ID: 010756

ISBN: 1591840279

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Atkin, an advertising executive, examines the techniques to develop extreme buyer loyalty and discusses cults and cult-brand members' motivations, desires, and attitudes. View more info

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Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: a Year of Food Life

By: Barbara Kingsolver; Camille Kingsolver; Steven L Hopp

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010125

ISBN: 0060852550

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Schistosomophora in China, with descriptions of two new species and a note on their Philippine relative

By: Bartsch, Paul

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Washington Smithsonian Inst.: 1946

Seller ID: 008201

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Carefully handled. Smithsonian miscellaneous collections, 104, 20. Illustrated 7 pages with plate. View more info

Image for The Tree Snails of the Genus Cochlostyla of Mindoro Province, Philippine Islands

The Tree Snails of the Genus Cochlostyla of Mindoro Province, Philippine Islands

By: Bartsch, Paul

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Inst.: 1938

Seller ID: 008206

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Carefully handled. ---- National Museum Bulletin 100 Volume 6, part 9. At head of title: Contributions to the biology of the Philippine archipelago and adjacent regions. Pages: 373 - 533 with 28 plates some which are maps. View more info

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Vino Italiano

By: Bastianich, Joseph; Lynch, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Crown Publications,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008894

ISBN: 0609608487


Vino Italiano is the only comprehensive and authoritative American guide to the wines of Italy. It surveys the country's wine-producing regions; identifies key wine styles, producers, and vintages; and offers delicious regional recipes. Extensive reference materials on Italy's 300 growing zones, 361 authorized grape varieties, and 200 of the top producers? provide essential information for restaurateurs and wine merchants, as well as for wine enthusiasts. ... View more info

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Fishing: An Outdoor Life Book.
An Encyclopedic Guide to Tackle and Tactics for Fresh and Salt Water Fishing.

By: Bates, Joseph D.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Sunrise/E. P. Dutton & Company,: 1978

Edition: Third printing.

Seller ID: 004201


Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Ted Burwell. Bindings square and tight. Light shelf handling. Text clean. Dust jacket is price-clipped with moderate edge wear and minor sun-fading. Now, in a protective Mylar jacket. View more info

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Cognac

By: Behrendt; Axel & Bibiana

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010388

ISBN: 0789202239

Condition: New


An illustrated guide to one of the world's classic spirits, featuring an annotated alphabetical listing of the finest brands. More than a hundred producers are profiled, with notes describing aroma and flavor, and information about the quality and individual character of each brand. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. View more info

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River of Lakes: A Journey on Florida's St.Johns River

By: Belleville, Bill

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Georgia, University of Georgia Press: 2000

Seller ID: 009630

ISBN: 0820321567

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED with an inscription by the author. Carefully handled.First explored by naturalist William Bartram in the 1760s, the St. Johns River stretches 310 miles along Florida's east coast, making it the longest river in the state. The first "highway" through the once wild interior of Florida. In the first contemporary book about this American Heritage River, Bill Belleville describes his journey down the length of the St. Johns, kayaking, boating, hiking its ... View more info

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The Harrowsmith Book of Fruit Trees

By: Bennett, Jennifer

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Ontario, U.S.A., Camden House Pub: 1991

Seller ID: 003970

ISBN: 092182033X

Condition: New


No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail shelf handling. Unused; Unread. For the northern gardener, the planting of a fruit tree is often an uncertain investment. Let Author Jennifer Bennett help you avoid sure disappointments and entice with the promise of having a bountiful, delicious harvest. View more info

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Life Histories of North American Wild Fowl. Ducks Geese & Swans

By: Bent, Arthur Cleveland

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1961

Seller ID: 010668

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has mild toning with small losses at spine tips. 8vo; 244 pages with index. Illustrated with b/w photographs View more info