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Four Books in the  "For Beginners" Series
1 Four Books in the "For Beginners" Series
1874166315 / 9781874166313 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Four books in the "For Beginners: series: Lacan for Beginners; Baudrillard for Beginners; Chomsky for Beginnes; and Levi-Strauss for Beginners. All four books are 5 1/2"w x 8 1/4"w and 175 pages long. Illustrated with black and white drawings and photos on every page. All are in Very Good condition with remainder marks on the bottom page ends. 139176 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Qui a Peur Se Robert Crumb? Who's Afraid of Robert Crumb
2 Qui a Peur Se Robert Crumb? Who's Afraid of Robert Crumb
Musee De La bande Dessinee,, 2907848224 / 9782907848220 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 60 pages. 10 1/2"w x 10 1/2"h. Exhibition catalog, for exhibition presented during the International Comics Festival of Angouleme, January 27-30, 2000. Text in French and English. Biographical Summary, Interview, Selected Bibliography, and of course comics. 136659 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Set of Five Dover Fashion Paper Doll Books
3 Set of Five Dover Fashion Paper Doll Books
Dover Publications, Oversize Paperback Very Good 
This is a set of five staple-bound paper doll books: Erte Fashion Paper Dolls of the Twenties (1978, by Susan Johnston); Poiret Fashion Design Paper Dolls in Full Color (1985, by Tom Tierney); Great Fashion Designs of the Twenties (1983, by Tom Tierney); Great Fashion Designs of the Fifties (1985, by Tom Tierney); and Great Fashion Designs of The Sixties (1991, by Tom Tierney). Each book is 9 1/4"w x 12 1/4"h and printed in color on heavy cardstock. Include introduction, notes, captions. 134962 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Beekeeping: The Gentle Craft, Adams, John
4 Adams, John Beekeeping: The Gentle Craft
N Y, Wynwood Press, 1988, 0800772008 / 9780800772000 Trade Paperback Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 182 pages. 125321 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Skeps : Their History, Making and Use, Alston, Frank
5 Alston, Frank Skeps : Their History, Making and Use
Great Britain, Northern Bee Books, 1987, 0907908381 / 9780907908388 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 105 pages. Stain on bottom edge of cover and spine. 125270 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Fold-Out Book of the Human Body: An Illustrated Replica of the Body with Movable Parts That Show How the Body Works in Full Color, Amadon, Alfred Mason
6 Amadon, Alfred Mason The Fold-Out Book of the Human Body: An Illustrated Replica of the Body with Movable Parts That Show How the Body Works in Full Color
N Y, Gramercy, 1991, 0517451271 / 9780517451274 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 50 pages. A reprint of the classic 1906 edition Beautiful full-color lift-the-flap anatomical illustrations. 8 1/4"w x 11"h. 137383 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Big ideas, Barry, Lynda
7 Barry, Lynda Big ideas
Seattle, WA, Real Comet Press, 1983, 0941104079 / 9780941104074 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 128 pages. Oblong format: 8 1/4"w x 5 3/8"h. Slight edge wear to cover. Early printing. 138829 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Insects and Physiology, Beament, J.W.L.; Treherne, J.E.
8 Beament, J.W.L.; Treherne, J.E. Insects and Physiology
Edinburgh and London, Oliver & Boyd, 1967, First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 378 pages. Full gray cloth boards with embossed beetle on cover. Previous owner's name inside. 124732 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Leonard Bernstein's Young People's Concerts for Reading and Listening, Bernstein, Leonard
9 Bernstein, Leonard Leonard Bernstein's Young People's Concerts for Reading and Listening
N Y, Simon & Schuster, 1962, First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Book and set of five records in slipcase. Book has three inch tear at top of spine and loose hinges. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Five 7" 33 1/3 rpm vinyl records are in their own box and appear to be very clean and in good shape with no visible scratches. Super-cute sixties-style drawings in lavender and green by Isadore Seltzer. This is the print version of Bernstein's famous televised "Yound People's Concerts" featuring the New York Philharmonic, of which he was music director. The author had a famous gift for presenting serious musical analysis in a form which laymen and even children could understand-- in 1962. 133980 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Begin to Keep Bees:  A Step-by-Step Guide for the Beginning Beekeeper, Carrier, Franklin H.
10 Carrier, Franklin H. Begin to Keep Bees: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Beginning Beekeeper
San Jose, CA, Carrier's Beekeeping Supplies, 1982, Hard Cover Fine Very Good Inscribed By Author
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 234 pages. Inscribed to entomologist John Edwards by the author. Dust jacket shows edge wear. 126422 
Price: 45.00 USD
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You Read to Me, I'll Read to You, Ciardi, John
11 Ciardi, John You Read to Me, I'll Read to You
Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Co., 1962, First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair Gorey, Edward 
Full blue cloth boards. 6 3/4"w x 9 3/4"h. 64 pages. Small tape marks on endpaper; otherwise text clean and unmarked. Tattered dust jacket shows foxing on spine and edges. A bit musty smelling. The poems in this book are written to be read alternately between adult and child. Illustrations by Edward Gorey. 138480 
Price: 14.95 USD
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X (Raw One Shot Series No. 6), Coe, Susan
12 Coe, Susan X (Raw One Shot Series No. 6)
New York, New York, U.S.A., New Press, 1992, 1565840321 / 9781565840324 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 36 pages. 136643 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Sketchbook: A Memoir of the 1930s and the Northwest School, Cumming, William
13 Cumming, William Sketchbook: A Memoir of the 1930s and the Northwest School
Seattle, WA, Univ of Washington Pr, 1984, 0295961562 / 9780295961569 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 239 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket. 136683 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Butterflies of Oregon, Dornfeld, Ernst John
14 Dornfeld, Ernst John Butterflies of Oregon
Forest Grove, OR, Timber Press, Incorporated, 1980, 0917304586 / 9780917304583 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 276 pages. Crease on spine. Previous owner's name inside. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. A comprehensive publication on the butterfiles of Oregon, with many black and white plates. Covers Oregon physiography and butterfly distribution; biology of butterflies; endangered and extinct butterflies; evolution, classification and nomenclature; collecting, rearing and photographing butterflies; systematic accounts of butterfly families with color and b&w plates. 136769 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Biomechanics of Insect Flight: Form, Function, Evolution, Dudley, Robert
15 Dudley, Robert The Biomechanics of Insect Flight: Form, Function, Evolution
Princton, NJ, Princeton Univ Pr, 2000, 0691044309 / 9780691044309 Hard Cover Fine Fine Inscribed By Author
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 476 pages. Inscribed by author. Contents: Flight and the Pterygote Insecta; Morphology of the Flight Apparatus; Kinematics and Aerodynamics of Flight; Energetics and Flight Physiology; Stability, Maneuverability, and Maximum Flight Performance; Evolution of Flight and Flightlessness; Flight and Insect Diversification; Future Directions in Insect Flight Biomechanics; Glossary; References; Index. 124809 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Barbarella, Forest, Jean-Claude; Losfeld, Eric
16 Forest, Jean-Claude; Losfeld, Eric Barbarella
Paris, Le Terrain Vague, 1968, Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 68 pages. 8 1/4"w x 10 3/4"h. Super cool Barbarella comic book in purple, orange, blue, green and black. Barbarella was created by French comic illustrator Jean-Claude Forest in 1962. It was first serialized in the V-Magazine, and made into a film starring Jane Fonda in 1968. Barbarella embodied the modern woman in the time of the sexual revolution and had a fur-lined spaceship besides. Text in French. Photos from the film with Jane Fonda on the cover. 137977 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Asahel Curtis : Photographs of the Great Northwest, Frederick, Richard & Jeanne Engerman
17 Frederick, Richard & Jeanne Engerman Asahel Curtis : Photographs of the Great Northwest
Washington State Historical Society, 1986, 0917048547 / 9780917048548 Oversize Paperback Fine 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, except for very light scuffing, one very small mark on back cover, one crease on back cover, otherwise book appears unread. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include the klondike rush of 1897, Agriculture in the N.W. Seattle Regrades, mountaineers, Indian whalers of Neah Bay, Northwest economy (mining, diving, sea life, etc.) 70 pages, a great many large and full-page b&w photos. 138548 
Price: 47.50 USD
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Fun With Science:  Easy Experiments for Young People, Freeman, Mae and Ira
18 Freeman, Mae and Ira Fun With Science: Easy Experiments for Young People
N Y, Random House, 1943, Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Previous owner's inscription, otherwise clean and unmarked. 60 pages; many b&w photos. Contents: Things at Rest; Things in Motion; Liquids; Water's Invisible Skin; Through the Air; Sound and Music; How Heat Acts; Electricity; and Light and Sight. 127728 
Price: 12.95 USD
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The True Book of Birds We Know, Friskey, Margaret
19 Friskey, Margaret The True Book of Birds We Know
Chicago, Children's Press, 1954, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Pistorius, Anna 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Super cool library bookplate on front endpaper. 47 pages. Beautiful color plates by Anna Pistorius. Green cloth cover with red and black birdhouse graphic. 135216 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Birds of Oregon: Status and Distribution, Gilligan, Jeff; Smith, Mark; Rogers, Dennis; Contreras, Alan
20 Gilligan, Jeff; Smith, Mark; Rogers, Dennis; Contreras, Alan Birds of Oregon: Status and Distribution
McMinnville, OR, Cinclus Publications, 1994, 0963776517 / 9780963776518 Hard Cover Fine No Jacket Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Sharp corners; brown leatherette hardcover. Signed by all four editors. 330 pages. 123308 
Price: 45.00 USD
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