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LIVING WITH THE PAST

By: N/A

Price: $16.50  $14.03

Publisher: Great Books Foundation: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25344

ISBN: 188032377x

Condition: Near Fine


Great Books Foundation 50th Anniversary Series. Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 449 pages; 25344Vsh View more info

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The Pocket University, The Guide To Reading, Volume XXIII

By: Abbott, Lyman , Don Dickinson and Others

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company for Nelson Doubleday, Inc.: 1925

Seller ID: 31317

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Contents: books for study and reading; on books and reading; the guide to daily reading; general index of authors, and general index of titles. From the authors: in order to render [this series] more valuable we have recently incorporated in the twentyy-two volumes comprising the set, a series of 88 illustrations. The six illustrations in this volume will serve to give an idea of the expense involved in obtain reproductions of many famous subjects of literature. This boo... View more info

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The Care & Feeding Of Ideas Aguide to Encouraging Creativity

By: Adams, James L.

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Addison-Wesley: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 24998

ISBN: 0201101602

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


The sequel to "Conceptual Blockbusting". The mystery and mechanics of creative thought. DJ edgeworn. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 223 pages; 24998 View more info

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How To Read A Book The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading, Revised and Updated

By: Adler, Mortimer J. , and Charles Van Doren

Price: $10.00  $8.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1972

Seller ID: 31458

ISBN: 0671212095

Condition: Very Good


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 426 pages; 31458 View more info

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Book Collecting, A Comprehensive Guide, 1995 Edition

By: Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Price: $50.00  $42.50

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 11593

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Includes: estimated market values for first printings of first books as of 1978, 1986, 1993; new section on prize-winning authors and books; guidelines for finding and recognizing first and limited editions of books, and appraising their condition and worth; suggestions for building a collection; lists of specialty dealers and auction houses; recommendations for caring for and selling books. Faint "scratch" on front panel of DJ which requires holding the book to ... View more info

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Collected Books: The Guide To Values: An Up-To-Date Price Handbook with over 15,000 First Editions in all Fields for Collectors, Dealers, and Librarians

By: Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

Price: $68.00  $57.80

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1991

Edition: 10th Printing

Seller ID: 11601

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The long-awaited successor to the classic "Book Collector's Handbook of values" by Van Allen Bradley, this is the largest, most comprehensive and up-to-date single volume guide to current market values of collectible books in America. [This book] goes beyond the Bradley work to include books published before 1800, to present information that allows collectors to identify first editions of books in hand and to provide prices that are current rather than projected.... View more info

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Tools Of The Writer's Trade

By: American Society Of Journalists and Authors, edited by Dodi Schultz

Price: $17.51  $14.88

Publisher: Harpercollins: 1990

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28208

ISBN: 0060163631

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 403 pages; 28208 View more info

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Children And Books

By: Arbuthnot, May Hill, and Zena Sutherland

Price: $28.00  $23.80

Publisher: Glenview, IL, Scott, Foresman: 1972

Seller ID: 16824

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Previous owner's name; boards slightly bowed; some pages dog-eared. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 16824 View more info

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Book Publishing A Working Guide for Authors, Editors, and Small Publishers

By: Armstrong, Donald R

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: D. Armstrong Book Printers and Publishers: 1990

Seller ID: 31055

ISBN: 0918464218

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 204 pages; 31055 View more info

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The Associated Press Stylebook And Libel Manual With Appendices on Photo Captions, Filing the Wire

By: Associated Press

Price: $12.95  $11.01

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 28796

ISBN: 0201104334

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages; 28796 View more info

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The Associated Press Stylebook And Libel Manual

By: Associated Press

Price: $10.20  $8.67

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company: 1986

Edition: 10th Printing

Seller ID: 28185

ISBN: 0201100916

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages; 28185 View more info

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Dictionary Of Literary Pseudonyms, A Selection Of Popular Modern Writers In English, Third Edition

By: Atkinson, Frank

Price: $33.00  $28.05

Publisher: London, Clive Bingley: 1982

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 23837

ISBN: 0851573231

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Lists authors and their pseudonyms by both their real name and their pseudonym as of 1982. Donald Sydney Rowland lists 50 pseudonyms, both male and female! Usual ex-library markings. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages; 23837 View more info

Current Thinking And Writing

By: Bachelor, Joseph M. , and Ralph L. Henry, Rachel Salisbury

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: NY, Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1951

Seller ID: 25292

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Stains, foxing, creases, small tears -- none of which affect the text which is excellent content. Binding still tight. Includes Theme for English B poem by Langston Hughes when he was 22.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 316 pages; 25292 View more info

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What Do I Read Next? A Reader's Guide to Current Genre Fiction

By: Barron, Neil, Et Al

Price: $30.00  $25.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Gale Research: 1997

Seller ID: 13109

ISBN: 078760058X

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Includes fantasy, western, romance, horror, mystery, and science fiction. Authors include mosley, clark, l'amour, piers anthony, anne mccaffrey, stephen king, anne rice, Clarke, Dailey, Roberts, barron, barton, ramsdell, stilwell. Was a library reference, usual ex-library markings. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 13109 View more info

Good Reason For Writing

By: Barry, Vincent E

Price: $11.10  $9.44

Publisher: Belmont, CA, Wadsworth Pub. Co: 1983

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 25335

ISBN: 0534012329

Condition: Good+


Edgewear; previous owner's name, writing on title page, occasional marginalia ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 389 pages; 25335 View more info

500 Great Books By Women

By: Bauermeister, Erica, Jesse Larsen, and Holly Smith

Price: $39.00  $33.15

Publisher: Penguin: 1994

Seller ID: 16188

ISBN: 0140175903

Condition: Near Fine


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 425 pages; 16188ref View more info

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The Annotated Wizard Of Oz

By: Baum, L. Frank

Price: $39.00  $33.15

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 2000

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 21269

ISBN: 0393049922

Condition: Near Fine


Edited with an introduction and notes by Michael Patrick Hearn. Preface by Martin Gardner. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 396 pages; 21269ref View more info

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The Reader's Encyclopedia, 4-volume Set An Encyclopedia of World Literature and the Arts

By: Benet, William Rose

Price: $38.00  $32.30

Publisher: Thomas Crowell: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27232

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Volume 1: A to D; volume 2: E to L; volume 3: M to R; volume 4: S to Z. In reading books, a word, name or place may not be known to the reader and can be looked up in this encyclopedic dictionary. You may be reading a book which refers to a Bicorne, Chrysale, or Hobinnol. Your dictionary is no help, but this Reader's Encyclopedia will tell you what you want to know. The poet Alfred deMusset's works are listed here, as is Conal Holmes O'Connell O'Riordan's (Irish novelist... View more info

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Art In Crime Writing Essays on Detective Fiction

By: Benstock, Bernard

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1985

Seller ID: 28125

ISBN: 0312053975

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages; 28125 View more info

THE A-Z OF WRITING AND SELLING

By: Berman, Rita

Price: $17.51  $14.88

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, 1981

Seller ID: 25334

ISBN: 0877161178

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Edgewear; Publisher's name has been blacked out and replaced with a rubber stamping of the author's copyright notice and a label for Castle Distributors. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 202 pages; 25334W View more info