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The British Crossword Puzzle Dictionary.

By: Bailie, J. M. (Gen. Editor).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Doubleday & Co.: 1978.

Seller ID: 16507

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Reminder spray to bottom edge. Book is square, tight & clean with price intact on front jacket flap.


130,000 entries, divided and subdivided into 134 catagories. Help with British/American variations in spelling. View more info

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Aroused by Books,

By: Broyard, Anatole.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Random House.: 1974.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 17377

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is tight & clean with slight spine lean. Jacket has notes on verso from the former owner. No tears or chips.


107 essay-reviews selected by the author from his work at the New York Times. The period is 1971-1973. Broyard was known for his entertaining and clever daily reviews. View more info

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Magic in Fiction: A Short-Title Checklist.

By: Canick, Michael (Compiled by).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Volcanick Press.: 1998.

Seller ID: 17508

Condition: Fine in wraps.


Organized by genre: Literary, Mystery/Detective/Thriller, Science/Speculative/Horror and Fantasy, Children's, Misc. Magic Fiction, Circus/Carnival/Side-show Fiction, Gambling/Cheating/Fraud and Con Fiction, Hypnotism Fiction, Ventriloquism Fiction, and Occult Fiction. View more info

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Indirections: For Those Who Want to Write.

By: Cox, Sidney.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Alfred A. Knopf.: 1947.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18681

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Binding square & solid. Bookplate & some toning on endpapers. Text clean.


Composition. Forming Your Meaning for Yourself and Communicating the Meaning You Have Made. View more info

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Roger Ebert's Book of Film.

By: Ebert, Roger (Edited by).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York., W. W. Norton & Co.: 1997.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17860

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Slight pull at head of spine common to books of this size. Text is clean in solid binding. Jacket bright.


Signed by Roger Ebert on the title page. " The most lavish and entertaining anthology of writing on film ever assembled by America's best-known and most trusted movie critic." (from the dust jacket). View more info

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Islands of Books.

By: Powell, Lawrence Clark.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles., The Ward Ritchie Press.: 1951.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 17366

Condition: Very good. Protected in mylar. Mylar torn at head of spine. Former owner's small stamp on front pastedown. Text clean & binding solid.


Collection of bibliographic essays by Powell. Many written for the quarterly of the Zamorano Club. View more info

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Meshuggenary: Celebrating the World of Yiddish.

By: Stevens, Payson R., Charles M. Levine & Sol Steinmetz.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 2002.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18421

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Remainder mark on bottom edge. As new & unread.


Introduction to Yiddish language, culture, and history. Illustrations throughout. View more info