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Image for Eros  Spring 1962

Eros Spring 1962

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ralph Ginszburg: 1962

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20158

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Special Feature: Love in the Subway: A Photographic Essay by Photographer Gary Winogrand. Other articles are Madame Tellier's Brothel by Guy De Maupassant and illustrated by Edgar Degas. Tan Boards with black title and Applied King of Spades card. VG+. Front and Back Boards have slight wear otherwise VG+. 13x10. 79 pp View more info

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Quick Cuisine for the Holidays II

By: A Chicago Club

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Unknown: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27574

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's red card wraps bound with gilt string with illustration tipped-in on cover. "For our 1967 Edition of "Quick Cuisine" several of Chicago's finest clubs have generously contributed suggested menus and recipes for two of the specialties on their menus. There have been so many requests for last year's "Quick Cuisine for the Holidays" that we are including in the back of this issue a majority of the recipes given last year." . Covers and string mildly worn, interior fine. VERY GOOD.. Quick Cuisine for the Holidays Series. Vol. 2. Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" t... View more info

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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: A Guide to the Law and a Research Overview for Employers and Employees

By: Aaron, Titus Edwin; Isaksen, Judith A.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina, U.S.A., McFarland & Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 7226

ISBN: 0899507638

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's white glossy wraps. 8vo. xv, 215 pp. Former owner's signature on half-title, otherwise unmarked, unread, tight, clean and square. NEAR FINE.. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Legacy of Israel

By: Abrahams, I.; Edwin R. Bevan; Charles Singer (eds); The Master of Balliol (Intro)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1953

Edition: Revised Edition. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 27278

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full navy blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Generously illustrated with B&W photographs on glossy stock and in-text drawings. Includes essays by Sir George Adam Smith, Edwyn Bevan, F. C. Burkitt, R. T. Herford, A. Guillaume, Charles and Dorothy Singer, Rev. Canon Box, W. B. Selbie, N. Isaacs, L. Roth, A. Meillet, Laurie Magnus, C. G. Montefiore, and a detailed Index. . Former owner's small label on fep, shadows on endpapers, slight foxing on edges only, else fine; tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . Oxford University Legacy Series Series. Photographs and Drawings. 12mo 7&#... View more info

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Only in London

By: Al-Shaykh, Hanan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon Books: 2001

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 19710

ISBN: 0375421335

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's quarter bound red over red boards, silver gilt lettering on spine. . Hinge starting, cover has some shelf-wear, ink and pencil underlining and annotations on few pages throughout. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 276 pp View more info

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Myself

By: Ashton-Warner, Sylvia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1967

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 12918

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on cover and spine, t.e.g. (yellow). Sylvia Constance Ashton-Warner MBE (1908 – 1984) was a New Zealand writer, poet and educator. She spent many years teaching Maori children, using stimulating and often pioneering techniques which she wrote about in her 1963 treatise Teacher and in the various volumes of her autobiography. Her success derived from a commitment to "releasing the native imagery and using it for working material" and her belief that communication must produce a mutual response in order to effect a lasting change. As a novel... View more info

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The Legacy of Rome

By: Bailey, Cyril (ed); H. H. Asquith (Intro)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1951

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 27277

Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full navy blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Generously illustrated with B&W photographs on glossy stock and in-text drawings. Includes detailed Index. . Former owner's small label on fep, shadows on endpapers, slight foxing on edges only, some underlining throughout, else fine; tight, square, and clean. GOOD. . Oxford University Legacy Series Series. Photographs and Drawings. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. xiii, 512 pp View more info

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Whitewater

By: Bartley, Robert L.; The Wall Street Journal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Dow Jones & Co.: 1994

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 17002

ISBN: 1881944026

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy warps; . NEAR FINE.. Wall Street Journal Briefing Series. Portraits. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 586 pp View more info

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Old-Fashioned Dolls and Toys

By: Better Homes and Gardens

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Better Homes and Gardens Books: 1992

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 23666

ISBN: 0696019752

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's glossy, laminated boards, beige endpapers. Illustrated with color photographs and several doll and toy-making patterns. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket shows mild shelf-wear, else fine. FINE/NEAR FINE.. Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 160 pp View more info

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Inside the Kingdom My Life in Saudi Arabia

By: Bin Ladin, Carmen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 2005

Edition: First Paperback Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13315

ISBN: 0446694886

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps.. The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE.. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 224 pp View more info

Friends and Fiddlers

By: Bowen, Catherine Drinker

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1954

Edition: Reprint. Later Printing

Seller ID: 17170

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full dark blue cloth with silver lettering on spine.. Head and heel of spine are lightly rubbed, covers have a few faint, stray marks, gift inscription on fep, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. viii, 261 pp View more info

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Women and Angels (The Author's Workshop)

By: Brodkey, Harold

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Jewish Publication Society of America: 1985

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 26254

ISBN: 0827602502

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Stated first edition (Philip and Muriel Berman Edition). Quarter bound in publisher's burgundy cloth over brick boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering and black decoration on cover, gray endpapers, fore-edge deckle. This volume of three short stories (Ceil, Lila, and Angel) was intended to be the first book publication of significant portions from the author's long-anticipated major novel, which was then "nearing completion," but Brodkey didn't publish that major novel, "The Runaway Soul," until 1991, and the two books do not in fact contain duplicative material. . T... View more info

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Knowing Your Value Women, Money and Getting What You Want

By: Brzezinski, Mika

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Weinstein Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition. Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21064

ISBN: 160286134X

Condition: Fine+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Clean and tight, author signature on title page. . Unclipped dust jacket shows very minor wear. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 194 pp. Signed by Author View more info

Image for Parisiennes:  A Celebration of French Women

Parisiennes: A Celebration of French Women

By: Carole Bouquet, Madeleine Chapsal, Marie Darrieussecq, Catherine Millet, Mireille Guiliano (Introduction)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 2007

Edition: First Edition (?). First Printing

Seller ID: 26907

ISBN: 2080300377

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full laminated boards, violet endpapers. Profusely illustrated with 230 duo-tone photographs which offer a visual history of the role of women in the 20th century. Includes Bibliography and Index. The allure of the Parisian woman may be difficult to define, but is incontestable. A knotted scarf, the tile of a hat, a belted trench- just what is it about women of the City of Light that makes them the envy of the world? This light-hearted and nostalgic romp through twentieth-century Paris creates a beautiful history of the exceptional women of the world's most romantic city, with ic... View more info

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Vanity Fair's Hollywood

By: Carter, Graydon; David Friend (eds); Christopher Hitchens (text)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Group / Viking Studio: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 27345

ISBN: 067089141X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full gray cloth, blind-stamped lettering on spine and cover, light green endpapers. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of color and B&W photographs. On the major motion-picture front, no other publication of our age has achieved the stature, vitality, or magic of Vanity Fair. In its coverage of the film industry, the magazine prides itself on assigning the world's top photographers, writers, and illustrators to explore the brightest stars in the Hollywood firmament. The definitive book of its kind, Vanity Fair's Hollywood is an incomparable collection of classic photographs, es... View more info

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Sapphira and the Slave Girl

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1940

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22179

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Covered in light green cloth with pasted labels on front & spine, deckled edge. Borzoi Dog emblem emboosed on back cover. . Unclipped dust jacket shows wear and fading with a small piece missing from top of spine, back hinge starting to crack, binding has separated from cover but no loose pages. Otherwise, text is clean and unmarked. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. viii, 295 pp View more info

Image for Women of Crisis: Lives of Struggle and Hope

Women of Crisis: Lives of Struggle and Hope

By: Coles, Robert; Jane Hallowell Coles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1978

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 14230

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Limited First Edition. Full blue leather, spine in three compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering and decoration in each compartment, gilt decoration and borders on covers, moire silk endpapers, all edges gilt, silk ribbon marker. This limited first edition was published by special arrangement with Delacorte Press (the publisher of the first trade edition) exclusively for the members of The First Edition Society. This is the Coles' portraits of "five ordiinary and extraordinary women" - a migrant farm worker, an Appalachian native, a San Antonio chicana, an Eskimo woman,... View more info

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When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women From 1960 to the Present

By: Collins, Gail

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Company: 2009

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24049

ISBN: 0316059544

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's black paper over blue boards, silver lettering on spine. Illustrated with 16 pages of B&W photographs. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. viii, 471, (1) pp View more info

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A Big Storm Knocked it Over

By: Colwin, Laurie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins: 1993

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 26800

ISBN: 0060170190

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's burgundy cloth over beige boards, silver lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle, cream endpapers. This is Laurie Colwin's final novel, completed shortly before her death in 1992, and published posthumously. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 259 pp View more info

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The New Joy of Sex A Gourmet Guide to Lovemaking for the Nineties

By: Comfort, Alex, M.D., D.SC.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1991

Edition: Revised Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18599

ISBN: 0517585839

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


Full blue linen boards, silver gilt lettering on spine, a dozen erotic duo-tone photographs, eighty-five superb full-color drawings. . Volume is tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket has very little shelf-wear, else as new. AS NEW/FINE. . B&W and Color . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 253 pp View more info