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Image for Genealogical Research in England and Wales. Vol. I.

Genealogical Research in England and Wales. Vol. I.

By: Gardner, David E. and Frank Smith.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City., Bookcraft.: [c1956].

Edition: 6th printing, 1964.

Seller ID: 12875

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square and clean with tight binding. Former owner's stamp on title page. Jacket lightly rubbed and shelf worn.


Good explanation of available genealogical sources and how to use them. Artwork by Mariel P. Gardner plus black & white photos & maps. View more info

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Better Health For Women.

By: Gilbert, Charles Richard Alsop, M.D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Doubleday & Co.: 1964.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16821

Condition: Text block starting to pull from head of spine. Light dust soil to top edge. Book is square in solid binding. Jacket shelf worn with crease to front flap & rubbing to extremities. No tears or chips. Price intact on front flap.


Review copy with publisher's stamp on front pastedown. Drawings by Phyllis Anderson plus charts & figures. The author is a noted gynecologist and obstetrician. Important medical advice for women. View more info

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I'm a Teacher: Get Me Out of Here!

By: Gilbert, Francis.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London., Short Books.: 2004.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15279

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Inscribed "May 2004. To Aunt Sue, Best Wishes & Love, Francis (Gilbert), L, (the author!)." First book by the author who is head of English at a London comprehensive. "Fascinating and finely observed" Peter Ackroyd. View more info

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Beautiful Cats & Kittens: The World's Familiar Breeds and Helpful Hints on Cat Care.

By: Gilbert, John (Ed.).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cathay Books: 1975.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 11994

Condition: Book is square, tight and clean with no interior markings. Light rubbing to board edges and bump to bottom front corner. Jacket price clipped and edge worn in mylar protector.


200 illustrations in colour and black & white. A good general cat book that covers the history of cats, the breeds, and cat shows. View more info

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The New York Times Complete Manual of Home Repair.

By: Gladstone, Bernard.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Macmillan.: c1965.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 9364

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket light rubbed on back panel with small closed tear at bottom of front panel.


Information arranged for quick reference in categories from A to Z. With over 300 how-to-do-it photos and line drawings. View more info

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The Search for Amelia Earhart.

By: Goerner, Fred.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday.: 1966.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7245

Condition: Fine in very good jacket. Jacket lightly sunned and stained on the spine. One small tear.


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Image for Beating the Odds. The Untold Story Behind the Rise of ABC: The Stars, Struggles, and Egos That Transformed Network Television.

Beating the Odds. The Untold Story Behind the Rise of ABC: The Stars, Struggles, and Egos That Transformed Network Television.

By: Goldenson, Leonard H. with Marvin J. Wolf.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Scribner's.: 1991.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13549

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Goldenson, with William Paley & David Sarnoff, was a giant in the television industry. His biography with emphasis on how he took ABC from last to first in the ratings. View more info

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Future World.

By: Goodwin, Peter.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Crescent Books.: 1979.

Seller ID: 8294

Condition: Ex. library. Stamps on front and rear free endpapers. First 16 pages loosening.


A look at the future in space, energy, medicine, transportation, and daily living circa 1979. Color and black & white photos throughout. View more info

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The Scope of Sociology.

By: Gordon, Milton M.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York & Oxford., Oxford University Press.: 1988.

Edition: First Edition. Nice inscription by the author on the front free endpaper: "to Mrs. Else Schmidt - Cherished friend of my wife, Gesa - With very b

Seller ID: 9025

Condition: Very good in pictorial wrappers. Creases to bottom front and rear corners.


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Image for The Races of Europe. In Two Volumes.

The Races of Europe. In Two Volumes.

By: Grosvenor, Edwin A.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic Society.: December, 1918.

Seller ID: 13693

Condition: Book plate & light toning to endpaper gutters. Light rubbing to boards. Else a nice bound collection of these special issues.


Bound collection contains The Races of Europe from Vol. XXXIV, No. 6. Plus articles pertaining to European countries & their people from various 1920's volumes. View more info

Image for Women Take Care: Gender, Race, and the Culture of AIDS.

Women Take Care: Gender, Race, and the Culture of AIDS.

By: Hagan, Katie.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ithaca., Cornell University Press.: 2001.

Edition: First Edition. First Paperback printing.

Seller ID: 17069

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.


The author work debunks biases about race and sexuality. View more info

Image for Just Like a Woman: How Gender Science Is Redefining What Makes Us Female.

Just Like a Woman: How Gender Science Is Redefining What Makes Us Female.

By: Hales, Dianne.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Bantam Books.: 1999.

Edition: Uncorrected Page Proofs.

Seller ID: 14826

Condition: Good in printed wrappers. Curl to top edge & corners on front panel. Light sunning to spine. Text clean in solid binding.


Review copy with publisher's letter laid in. View more info

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Scotland Yard.

By: Harrison, Richard.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago., Ziff-Davis Publishing Co.: 1949.

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Seller ID: 16028

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light bump to top of rear panel. Book is square & tight with bright text & illustrations. Jacket edge worn with 1/2" chip at top of rear panel and smaller chip at head of spine. Price intact on front flap.


Originally published in London in 1948 as "Whitehall 1212." Numerous black & white photo illustrations. History of The Yard from its earliest days to the modern techniques of today (1949). Harrison had official access to every department of New Scotland Yard. View more info

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Growing a Business.

By: Hawken, Paul.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1987.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8036

Condition: Fine in fine price clipped dust jacket.


Companion volume to the PBS series. View more info

Image for From Ape to Angel.  An Informal History of Social Anthropology.

From Ape to Angel. An Informal History of Social Anthropology.

By: Hays, H. R.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1958.

Edition: Marlboro Book Club edition.

Seller ID: 10513

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Former owner's signature and date on front free endpaper. Light soiling to edges. Jacket bright with edge wear and closed tear at top edge of front panel.


Drawings by Sue Allen. View more info

Image for Old Pattern Glass According to Heacock.

Old Pattern Glass According to Heacock.

By: Heacock, William.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Marietta, Ohio., Antique Publications.: 1981.

Seller ID: 14683

Condition: Very good in pictorial wrappers. Light edge wear & soil to white wraps. Text solid & bright with no markings.


Early columns by the author (1974 - 1980) which originally appeared in Antique Trader Weekly & Glass Review magazine. Black & white photos & illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for California's Forest Industry, 1976.

California's Forest Industry, 1976.

By: Hiserote, Bruce A. and James O. Howard.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon., Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. USDA Forest Service.: 1978.

Edition: USDA Forest Service General Technical Report PNW-80.

Seller ID: 12667

Condition: Near fine in wrappers. Light soil to top edge & wear to spine. Printed on rectos only.


Characteristics, wood consumption and mill residues. View more info

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Best of the Nintendo Comics System.

By: Hitchcock, Laura (Edited by).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nintendo of America, Inc. & Voyager Communications, Inc.: 1990.

Seller ID: 18830

Condition: Very good. Tear to one page with corner creases to a few following pages.


Contains Super Mario Brothers, The Legend of Zelda, Captain N, The Game Master, Game Boy, Punch Out!! Metroid, Valiant. View more info

Image for The Story of American Railroads.

The Story of American Railroads.

By: Holbrook, Stewart H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Crown Publishers.: 1947.

Edition: Fourth printing, June 1958.

Seller ID: 16009

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight with clean text and solid binding. Price clipped dust jacket has chip at head of spine & rubbing to rear panel. Striking Rodewald cover illustration.


Story of the men who built the American railroad system. Over 100 black & white photos & contemporary prints. View more info

Image for A Mythic Live.  Learning to Live Our Greater Story.

A Mythic Live. Learning to Live Our Greater Story.

By: Houston, Jean.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harper Collins.: 1996.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7944

Condition: Fine in very good jacket. Tear at head of spine.


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