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Hope: A Loss Survived.

By: Meryman, Richard.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1980.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16872

Condition: Very good in fine dust jacket. Foxing starting on edges. Book is square, tight & clean. Jacket as new with price intact on front flap.


A tragic personal saga of the loss of a wife and survival of a family. View more info

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Maintaining Reading Efficiency (Revised Edition).

By: Miller Lyle L.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Laramie, Wyoming., Developmental Reading Distributors.: 1966.

Seller ID: 12327

Condition: Very good in printed wrappers. Book is square, tight and clean with no interior markings. Edge wear to wraps with crease at bottom front corner.


The Developmental Reading program developed by the author. Learning to 'seek the ideas behind the words' and increase comprehension and vocabulary. View more info

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The Art of Restoring and Refinishing Antique furniture.

By: Minns, Edward W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Newburgh, N.Y., Self published: 1939.

Edition: Limited Edition. Number 603 of 1,000.

Seller ID: 17474

Condition: Very good in original glassine & owner added brown paper dust jackets. Signature of former owner & date on front free endpaper, rear pastedown & verso to rear free endpaper. Book is square & tight with light foxing to edges & front gutter. Light edge wear to dust jackets. Text & illustrations bright. Many cuttings laid in.


Foreword by Thomas Hamilton Ormsbee (editor, American Collector). Frontis the author followed by "The Olde Stone House where this book was born." Black & white photos & drawings throughout. View more info

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The Disabled Reader: Education of the Dyslexic Child.

By: Money, John (Ed.). Gilbert Schiffman (Advisory Ed. in Education).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Baltimore., Johns Hopkins Press.: 1966.

Edition: First Edition. Materials index laid in.

Seller ID: 10470

Condition: Fine in good+ dust jacket. Jacket tape repaired along top edge by former owner.


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The Road to Huddersfield: A Journey to Five Continents.

By: Morris, James.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Pantheon.: 1963.

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 8148

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Jacket worn on the edges with one small closed tear. Jacket stuck to outside edge.


Biography of the World Bank. Seven plates & six maps. Illustrated endpapers. View more info

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The Road to Huddersfield: A Journey to Five Continents.

By: Morris, James.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Pantheon.: 1963.

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 10978

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight with light soil edges. Jacket edge worn with closed tear at bottom of rear panel.


Biography of the World Bank. Seven plates & six maps. Illustrated endpapers. View more info

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The Complete Guide to Beekeeping.

By: Morse, Roger A.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Dutton.: 1972.

Edition: 3rd printing, January 1973.

Seller ID: 12731

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with no interior markings. Slight spine lean. Jacket price clipped with crease on front flap and large tear at top of front panel near head of spine.


The book covers "all practical aspects of beekeeping in clean and concise language." Black & white photos & illustrations throughout. View more info

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Supership.

By: Mostert, Noel.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1974.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10136

Condition: Near fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. Very light soiling to top fore edge.


Author's first book. View more info

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Indexing Books.

By: Mulvany, Nancy C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago., University of Chicago.: 1994.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14638

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light soil to fore edge. Book is clean in solid binding. Jacket has tape repaired tear at top corner of front panel. Else bright in mylar.


From the dust jacket: An "extensive and up-to-date reference...will become the standard indexing guide for authors, technical writers, editors, beginning and advanced professional indexers, and all others involved in writing and publishing nonfiction books." View more info

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The American Horse.

By: Nagler, Barney.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Macmillan.: 1966.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13544

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Light rubbing to boards with sticker shadow. Interior square and clean in tight binding.


Black & white photos & illustrations throughout. View more info

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Megatrends: Ten New Directions Transforming Our Lives.

By: Naisbitt, John.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Warner Books.: 1982.

Edition: Later printing.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16462

Condition: Fine in near fine lightly shelf rubbed dust jacket.


Inscribed "23 Aug. 83, For Bob, John Naisbitt" on the half title page. View more info

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Editing the Small City Daily.

By: Neal, Robert M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1946.

Edition: First Printing, Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 14880

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Boards rubbed. Text clean in solid binding.


A very complete guide to putting together a small town daily. Black & white frontis with illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections.

By: Newton, A. Edward.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston., Atlantic Monthly Press.: 1924.

Edition: Fifth Impression.

Seller ID: 7489

Condition: Very good book. Contemporary gift inscription on front free end paper. Small bookstore stamp on back paste down. Small water spot on page xiv of the introduction not effecting the text. Spine and corners rubbed. Front and back cover still bright. Text and illustrations still bright with no browning or foxing.


Profuse illustrations of contemporary book covers, collectors, and authors. The fifth impression is the same as the fourth. The publishers wrote, "When, owing to the continued demand for "The Amenities of Book-Collecting," we decided to print a fourth edition, we wrote Mr. Newton and asked him if he desired any corrections or changes made in the new edition. His reply was characteristic: "Certainly not. Evidently people buy my book on account of the ... View more info

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Great Roundup: The Story of Texas and Southwestern Cowmen.

By: Nordyke, Lewis.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Morrow.: 1955.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16752

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket worn at extremities with fading to spine. Small "Twin Valley Ranch" stamp on front paste down. Book is square, tight & text clean.


Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. "Special Edition for the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association" on title page. Photo illustrations & line drawings throughout. View more info

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Rochester Reviewed.

By: O'Brien, George Dennis.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1993.

Edition: Signed by the author on the title page.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13104

Condition: Fine in heavy printed wrappers.


A collection of twenty essays written by O'Brien for the Rochester Review (University of Rochester). View more info

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The Successful Computer System: Its Planning, Development, and Management in a Business Enterprise.

By: Orlicky, Joseph.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1969.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10913

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Book is square and tight. Inked underlines in chapter two only. The rest of the book appears to be unread. Boards bright and clean.


Diagrams and charts. From programming to system design & operation. View more info

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Broadcast Copywriting.

By: Orlik, Peter B.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston., Holbrook Press. Allyn & Bacon.: 1978.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12774

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket lightly edge worn. Book is square, tight and clean with no interior markings.


"Covers the entire spectrum of copywriting - from radio IDs and program promos to television commercials and public service announcements." Illustrated throughout with photos & diagrams. View more info

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The Psychology of Consciousness.

By: Ornstein, Robert E.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.: 1977.

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 10697

Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers. Book is very tight and clean with small scuff at base of spine.


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The Professor's Rambling Reveries.

By: Orth, Grover C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore., The Williams & Wilkins Co.: 1926.

Edition: First Edition. Number 213 of 1,000.

Seller ID: 12764

Condition: Former owner's neat signature at top of front free endpaper. Else about fine.


Prepared as a "Christmas Book"and made up of essays written by Orth for the company's house magazine. Subjects range from Men & Events, Science & Nature, Business & Industry, and Morals & Ideals. Silhouette frontis of "The Professor." View more info

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Diana, Princess of Wales: The Book of Fashion.

By: Owen, Jane.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., Greenwich House.: 1983.

Seller ID: 14792

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light shelf wear to board edges. Book is clean in solid binding. Jacket worn with small chips & tears at corners & spine ends. Front & rear cover portraits of Diana very bright.


From the dust jacket. "Illustrated in colour photography by some of the world's leading photographers, the story is told by the Sunday People's royalty specialist Jane Owen." View more info