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Effects of Environment and Complex Load History on Fatigue Life

By: N/A

Price: $23.00

Publisher: West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., American Society for Testing & Materials: 1968

Edition: Ex-Libris

Seller ID: 092520

ISBN: 0803100507

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. View more info

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Weapons of the Islamic World: Swords & Armour

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, King Faisal Foundation Cente: 1991

Seller ID: 141419

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Catalogue for exhibition held at the Islamic Gallery in King Faisal Foundation Center, Riyadh, 1991. 112 pages. 8 5/8"w x 11 3/4"h. Slight edge wear. Many color photos. View more info

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margaret J. patterson 1867 - 1950 retrospective Exhibiiton

By: N/A

Price: $65.95

Publisher: James R. Bakker Antiques Inc.: 1988

Seller ID: 123280

Condition: Very Good


44 page catalogue with many color and b&w plates, a short article by J.R. Bakker, another by Feay Coleman, exhibition history, bibliography. 1" tear at lower spine, otherwise very clean with lightly bumped corners, interior/text is flawless. View more info

Tectonic History and Mineral Deposits of the Western Cordillera

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy: 1966

Seller ID: 099846

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy. Rear pocket with several maps and charts. Special Volume, Number 8 : 353 pages with illustrations. View more info

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The Advantages of the City of San Jose, California as a Manufacturing Center

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Jose, CA, San Jose Historical Museum Association: 1990

Seller ID: 145184

ISBN: 0914139096

Condition: Fine


Paperback book and introductory flyer from the publisher in a black cloth hardback case. San Jose Historical Museum Association reprint of 1884 edition. Book is 70 pages. Black and white illustrations. Slight damage to back of paperback (see photo). View more info

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Visual History of Cookery, A

By: McCorquodale, Duncan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Black Dog Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 136035

ISBN: 190615550X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 348 pages. Many color photos and illustrations. Sticker residue on dust jacket. View more info

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Four Dark Days in History: A Photo History of President Kennedy's Assassination

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Los Angeles, Special Publications Inc.: 1963

Seller ID: 130540

Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound. Unpaginated (approx. 50 pages). Full of black and white photos. View more info

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Fabric of the Hills: The Interwoven Story of Textiles and the Landscape of the South Pennines

By: N/A

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Standing Conference of South Pennine Authorities: 1989

Seller ID: 141057

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Unpaginated, about 80 pages, each with a b&w photo and text. Contents include In the beginning: geological origins and rural traditions of the Pennines; Domestic calm before industrial storm: the domestic textile industry; Early mills and improveed machines; from weavers cottage to powered mill; The great industrial revolution : muck and brass; Twenteith century changes: one more chapter in teh Pennine saga. Map at back... View more info

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Modern Scribes and Lettering Artists

By: Society of Scribes

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, Taplinger Publishing Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137769

ISBN: 0800852974

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 160 pages. 8 5/8"w x 11"h. Ink marks on white dust jacket. "A unique showcase of the finest contemporary calligraphy. Represented are such well known artist-craftsmen as Donald Jackson, Villu Toots, Ieuan Rees, Charles Pearce, Marie Angel, Ann Hechle and many others of the highest achievement. The more than 230 pieces encompass examples of modern calligraphy in a wide range of media from vellum to handmade paper and from glass to stone." View more info

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Pictorial History of Cullman County 1870's -- 1990's

By: N/A

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Cullman Times: 1998

Seller ID: 075282

Condition: Fine


Pictorial boards, 128 pages, b&w pictures and captions, advertisements. Oblong format: 10 1/8"w x 7 3/4"h. View more info

Twilight of the Habsburgs: Life and Times of Emperor Francis Joseph (Phoenix Giants S.)

By: A Palmer

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Orion Books: 1997

Seller ID: 143554

ISBN: 1857998693

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, appears unread. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 388 pages with maps, b&w photos, drawings. Covers central Europe from 1848 to 1916, the period that led to the formation of Italy and Germany. View more info

Boundaries of Home : Mapping for Local Empowerment

By: Aberley, Doug

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC, Canada, New Society Publishers, Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 112055

ISBN: 1550922076

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library stamp, but no other markings. 138 pages. View more info

Fifty Years on Theatre Row

By: Ackery, Ivan

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Hancock House: 1980

Seller ID: 144306

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with one bumped corner and age-toned paper. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has several small tears at edges. View more info

Dance As Religious Studies

By: Adams, Doug (ed.)Diane apostolos-Cappadona; Susan Bauer; Valerie Demartinis; Carla De Sola; Mayer I. Gruber, Martha Ann Kirk; Neil douglas-Klotz; Judisth Rock; Hal Taussig,; Margaret Taylor

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Crossroad Pub Co: 1990

Seller ID: 138853

ISBN: 0824509889

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with corners showing very, very slight shelfwear as the only flaw. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. [The book] studies choreographers, dancers, and scholars, joining hands in exploring the multiple connections between dnace and religion in comtemporary worship and ritual, in modern choreography based on religious subject matter, and in choreography that is not thematically religious. Paying particular attention to the history of dance in the judeo-Christi... View more info

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The Dada Reader: A Critical Anthology

By: Ades, Dawn (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 2006

Seller ID: 143168

ISBN: 0226006980

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 320 pages. View more info

Die Europaische Graphik: Von Den Anfangen Bis Zur Gegenwart

By: Adhemar, Jean

Price: $8.44

Publisher: Paris, Somogy: 1980

Seller ID: 131674

ISBN: 285056138X

Condition: Fine


"... from the beginning to the present." 320 pages, in German, with a huge numbe of illustrations, a few in color. Text is in German. View more info

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In the Context of Its Time: A History of Woodlands

By: Adolph, Val

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Govt. of British Columbia, Ministry of Social Services: 1996

Seller ID: 126625

ISBN: 0772629137

Condition: Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 150 pages. A history of Woodlands, a home for the mentally handicapped in New Westminster. Black and white photos. View more info

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Grandmother's Secrets: The Ancient Rituals and Healing Power of Belly Dancing

By: Al-Rawi, Rosina-Fawzia B

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Interlink Pub Group Inc: 1999

Seller ID: 144108

ISBN: 156656302X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 158 pages. Black and white photos. View more info

A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century (Routledge Classics)

By: Alasdair MacIntyre

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Routledge: 2002

Seller ID: 142737

ISBN: 0415287499

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

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The archaeology of Tiwanaku: The myths, history, and science of an ancient Andean civilization

By: Albarracin-Jordan, Juan V.

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Impresion P.A.P: 1999

Seller ID: 144085

ISBN: 9990500061

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Fold-out pages, color and b&w photos, View more info