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"Fanfare: The Magazine for Serious Record Collectors - Volume 14, No. 2, November/December 1990"

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Tenafly, NJ", "Fanfare, Inc.": 1990

Seller ID: 89H013

Condition: FINE

"As new. Interviews with Andrew Schenck (Success in Musical America), Neuma's Shirish Korde (Doing the Right Thing), Thomas Allen, Janos Sebestyen and Yuli Turovsky; An Anthology of Australian Music on Disc; plus regular features." View more info

Almanaque Recreio: Tudo sobre o Brasil e o mundo

By: "Civita, Roberto (ed.) (Jean Galvao, illus.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil", Abril: 2005

Edition: (2a edicao)

Seller ID: 9DX004

ISBN: 853640115X

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"As new except for corner bump which had creased the corner of @ 12 pages. ""Estados brasileiros - Culture popular - Natureza - Populacau brasileira - Cidadania - Biografias - Linha do tempo - Continentes - Paises - Religiao - Astronomia - Artes"" . Colorful illustrations. Text in Portuguese. 235 pages + , 10-1/8x6-1/2"" (25.6x15.5cm)" View more info

Politesse oblige: Le savoir-vivre aujourd'hui

By: "de Clermont-Tonnerre, Princesse Hermine"

Price: $63.95

Publisher: "Montreal, PQ", l'Archipel: c1996

Seller ID: 10H013

ISBN: 2909241963

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""Les moeurs changent. La politesse, elle, demeure. N'est-elle pas a la fois la premieer des vertus, l'origine de toutes les autres et la clef du succes?…"" 329 indexed pages. Text in French." View more info

"Dictionnaire de l'Aeronautique et de l'espace - Dictionary of aeronautics & Space Technology (Anglas - Francais, English - French), Volume I"

By: "Goursau, Henri"

Price: $26.95

Publisher: "Saint-Orens-de-Gameville, France", Editions Henri Goursau / Conseil International de la Langue Francaise: 1982

Edition: "(5th edition, 5th printing, 1990)"

Seller ID: 17T012

ISBN: 290410500X

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for owner's name on title page and exterior page edges plus rubbing to spine corners of glossy cover. This volume is a glossary of terms from ENGLISH to FRENCH (l'Aviation Commerciale, Generale, Militaire; les Propulseurs, Helicopteres, Vehicules a effet de surface, Missiles; l'Astronautique; l'Aerothermodynamique; l'Electronique, etc.) plus conversion tables. 727 pages, 6.75x4.5"" (17.5x11.5cm)." View more info

The Complete Encyclopedia of Pistols & Revolvers

By: "Hartink, A. E."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books:

Seller ID: 9780785818717

ISBN: 0785818715

Condition: very good

These indispensable references are handy and thorough guides with knowledgeable text and hundreds of full color photographs. View more info

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Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know

By: "Jr., E.D. Hirsch"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394758435

ISBN: 0394758439

Condition: GOOD

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Gesammelte Schriften fur Erwachsene In acht Banden.

By: "Kastner, Erich"

Price: $69.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", Droemer Knaur: 1969

Seller ID: 35TS001

ISBN: 3426002000

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Band 1: Gedichte. Band 2: Romane I. Band 3: Romane II. Band 4: Romane III. Band 5: Theater. Band 6: Vermischte Beiträge I. Band 7: Vermischte Beiträge II. Band 8: Vermischte Beiträge III. Flexible Leinenbände. Tight, bright, clean interior, square. Light age soil to exterior page edges, sun-faded spines. Complete work of 20th century German author, poet, screenwriter and satirist.Text in German." View more info

"Periwinkle: Alice in Waltonland - Walton High School Yearbook - Class of June, 1938 - Bronx, NY"

By: "Kochmann, Jane (ed.)"

Price: $46.95

Publisher: "Bronx, NY", Walton High School: 1938

Seller ID: 6-2Y018

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Book is tight, bright, clean, slight tilt to spine. Blue, linen-finish cloth with dark blue lettering. Slight softening of spine ends. Typical messages with signatures from many of the class to Margaret (Peggy). Dust jacket is intact but faded with creased spine ends and multiple small rips along top and bottom edges. At the time this was publish Walton was the largest Girl's Public High School in the world. It was located in the Knightsbridge section of the Bronx and was closed in 2008. 116 pages, 8-1/4x10-5/8x5/8"" (20.7x7.2x1.5cm)" View more info



Price: $7.00

Publisher: Quality Paperback Book Club:

Seller ID: 9780965059794

ISBN: 0965059790

Condition: GOOD

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"Report of the Librarian of Congress and Report of the Superintendent of the Library Building and Grounds for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1918"

By: "Putnam, Herman (Librarian of Congress)"

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office: 1918

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 8-9H001

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Burgundy faille cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine. Paper sticker on spine is mostly worn off. Cover corners and spine ends are rubbed and softened. Bottom edge of spine is starting to fray. Clean interior pages are slightly age tanned. Some library control numbers written inside front cover. 191 indexed pages illustrated with photo and floor plans, charts and graphs. 9.5X6X0.5"", (23.5X15X1.3CM)1918 report by the Librarian of Congress. Includes list of officers, roll of honor, floor plan of library, budget and expenditures, register of copyrights, and list of accession... View more info

A Writer's Guide to Research and Documentation

By: "Rasmussen, Kirk G. "

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Upper Saddle River, NJ", Prentice Hall:

Edition: (Fifth Edition)

Seller ID: 6-0T014

ISBN: 0130485977

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! 92 page reference with sections on Using Sources and 4 sections on Documentation Sources: MLA Style; Chicago Manual Style (CMS); APA Guidelines; and, CBE Systems." View more info

The Handy Geography Answer Book

By: "Rosenberg, Matthew T."

Price: $7.00


Seller ID: 9781578591053

ISBN: 1578591058

Condition: GOOD

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The Circle of Knowledge

By: "Ruoff, Henry W."

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Chicago, IL", The John A. Hertel Company: 1934

Seller ID: 8-0X003

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Navy blue cloth hardcover with embossed front cover and spine with gilt lettering. Softened spine ends with rubbed cover edges and corners and a few faint stains. Text block is solid but has slight tilt to spine. Age tanned exterior page edges. Interior is unmarked and has only faintest age tanning to glossy stock. 1104 indexed pages containing the current knowledge (a snapshot of a moment in time in 1934) of ""Essential Facts of Everyday Interest in Nature, Geography, History, Travel, Government, Science, Invention, Education, Education, Language, Literature, Fine Arts, Philosoph... View more info

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Mark Twain at Your Fingertips- A book of Quotations

By: "Twain, Mark (Caroline Thomas Harnsberger,ed.)"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Mineola, NY", "Dover Publications, Inc.": 2009

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 8-2T023

ISBN: 0486473198

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! Typical Twain, gathered from all his writings - example: ""It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt."" Dover abridged reprint of 1948 Cloud edition. Mark Twain quotes organized by subject. 558 pages, indexed by Topic and Subject. 5.5x8.5x1.2"" (13.5x21x2.9cm)." View more info

"Charles E. Ives: Discography (Historical Sound Recordings, Number 1) "

By: "Warren, Richard (compiler)"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University: 1972

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 2DT007

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Ex-library. As new except for minor library markings. No dust jacket, as issued. ""Information on all recordings issued by December 31, 1971…The Charles E. Ives Collection, Yale University Music Library contains a copy of every known commercially issued recording by professional musicians of a work by Ives except for Yaddo I.2.""" View more info

amnesty international report 1999

By: Amnesty International

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, Amnesty International: 1999

Seller ID: 7-7H014

ISBN: 1887204172

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Unread. As new except for faint shelfwear to exterior edges and sticker shadow on spine. 405 pages including Appendices. ""documents a range of human rights abuses in 142 countries and territories, including the imprisonment of prisoners of conscience, unfair trials of political prisoners, torture, 'disappearances', political killings and the death penalty...""" View more info

Napkin Folding and Table Decorations

By: Brehaut & Jones

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ultimate Editions: 1994

Seller ID: 6-NY005r

ISBN: 1873762968

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for faintest foxing inside of the crisp, clean dust jacket. 96 9.5x12"" pages full of color photos and step-by-step directions of Napkin Art and Stunning Settings showing ""How to create special napkin and table displays for every occasion""" View more info

Guerrilla warfare and special forces operations (Department of the Army Field Manual FM 31-21)

By: Department of the Army

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Washington DC, Department of the Army: 1961

Seller ID: 8-2T017

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight binding. Clean interiors without markings, but pages slightly age tanned. Cover is tanned on interiors and a little exterior soiling. 5"" crease on back cover. 257 indexed, illustrated pages. 5.25"" X 8.5"" (13.5cm X 21.5cm). Army guide to unconventional warfare (guerrilla warfare, evasion, escape, resistance)." View more info

Boobytraps (Department of the Army Field Manual FM 5-31 )

By: Department of the Army

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Washington DC, Department of the Army: 1965

Seller ID: 8-2T018

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for faint stain at bottom corner of front cover 130 indexed, illustrated pages. 5.25x 8.5"" (13.5x21.5cm). Army guide to boobytraps including construction, detection, and disarmament. " View more info

Rigging (Department of the Army Technical Manual TM 5-725)

By: Department of the Army

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Washington DC, Department of the Army: 1968

Seller ID: 8-2T019

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for wear to top right corner from sticker removal. 136 indexed, illustrated pages. Army guide to rope rigging including both fiber and wire rope. Illustrations of various knots. Chapters on hoisting, anchorages and guylines, lifting and moving loads, and securing ladders and scaffolding. 5.25x8.5x.25"" (13.5 x21x5cm)." View more info