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Set of Five Dover Fashion Paper Doll Books

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 134962

Condition: 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. View more info

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Qui a Peur Se Robert Crumb? Who's Afraid of Robert Crumb

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Musee De La bande Dessinee,:

Seller ID: 136659

ISBN: 2907848224

Condition: 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. View more info

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Fun With Science: Easy Experiments for Young People

By: Freeman, Mae and Ira

Price: $7.28

Publisher: N Y, Random House: 1943

Seller ID: 127728

Condition: Very 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. View more info

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The True Book of Birds We Know

By: Friskey, Margaret

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Chicago, Children's Press: 1954

Seller ID: 135216

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Know About Horses

By: Holmes, Edward

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Young World Productions Ltd.: 1972

Seller ID: 137065

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 78 pages. Pictorial cover. Tears on cover at top and bottom of spine. 9 1/2"w x 13 1/8"h. Many beautiful illustrations by David Nockels, many full-page. View more info

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Wonders of the Stereoscope (Two Volume Set)

By: Jones, John

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Seller ID: 137399

ISBN: 0394408829

Condition: Very Good


Set of two books in Good slipcase. Slipcase shows spots on the light yellow paper-covered box; cloth edges show slight wear, but no tears. The first volume is a 126 page book that surveys the history of the stereoscope from the 1850s to about 1920. Many color photos. The second volume contains a plastic fold-out stereoscope and 48 stereographs (pairs of photographs mounted side by side, for use in the stereoscope). Both are in Very Good conditon with floral printed covers. Books are 9 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. View more info

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Moon Jumpers, The

By: Udry, Janice May

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Harper & Brothers: 1959

Seller ID: 138128

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Unpaginated. 7 1/4"w x 10 1/4"h. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak. A Caldecott Honor book. Tape marks on endpaper. View more info

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The Zinn Reader: Writings on Disobedience and Democracy

By: Zinn, Howard

Price: $7.28

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Seven Stories Pr: 1997

Seller ID: 136020

ISBN: 1888363541

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 668 pages. View more info