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Image for Landscape of Recreation II: (Amusement Parks)

Landscape of Recreation II: (Amusement Parks)

By: Asensio Cerver, Francisco; Duenas, Antonia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lakewood, New Jersey, U.S.A., Watson-Guptill Pubns: 1998

Seller ID: 091364

ISBN: 8481850101

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 256 pages. 9 3/4"w x 13 1/4"h. In slipcase. 255 pages. Many color photos. Text in English and Spanish. View more info

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Cartooning Washington: One Hundred Years of Cartoon Art in the Evergreen State

By: Baron, Glen ; [ Forman, Maury B. ; Marschall, Rick ] (eds.)

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Spokane, WA, Melior Pubns: 1989

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 136703

ISBN: 0961644176

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. However, the book is in excellent condition and has been re-bound by the library into very heavy, storng buckram covers with sharp corners that show no wear : no edge wear, straight, solid spine, text block is flawless with no marking of any kind to text/interior and appears as new. 182 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. A history of the state of Washington from the perspective of the political cartoonists. View more info

Image for Devil Wagon in God's Country: The Automobile and Social Change in Rural America, 1893-1929, The

Devil Wagon in God's Country: The Automobile and Social Change in Rural America, 1893-1929, The

By: Berger, Michael

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hamden, CT, Archon Books: 1979

Seller ID: 121655

ISBN: 0208017046

Condition: Very Good


Minimal ex-library marks: removed pocket; stamps on title page and last page; slight tape residue on bright red cloth boards. No marks on pictorial endpapers or edges of book. 269 pages. Interior text clean and unmarked. Sharp corners and edges. Contents: Preface; The Coming of the Automobile; The Farm Family; The Rural Community; Leisure; Religion; Education; Health and Environment; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index. B&w photos. View more info

Image for Village in France: Louis Clergeau's Photographic Portrait of Daily Life in Pontlevoy, 1902-1936

Village in France: Louis Clergeau's Photographic Portrait of Daily Life in Pontlevoy, 1902-1936

By: Clergeau, Louis; Jean-Mary Couderc

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Harry N. Abrams: 1996

Seller ID: 142558

ISBN: 0810937476

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black cloth boards. 9 1/4"w x 11 1/4"h. 144 pages. 150 black and white photos with text by Jean Mary Couderc giving a historical tour of Pontlevoy and setting the photographs in contexts. View more info

Image for Geisha: A Unique World of Tradition, Elegance and Art

Geisha: A Unique World of Tradition, Elegance and Art

By: Gallagher, John

Price: $84.75

Publisher: U.S.A., PRC Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 137028

ISBN: 1856486974

Condition: Near Fine


Book show tiny nicks to the corner of the pictorial boards; otherwise as new in excellent condition in every respect with a straight spine, square, solid binding, text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear only, no tears, not price clipped. 'Rises above many of its competitors, thanks to its ambitious scope.The book's photos and illustrations are frequently stunning.Gallagher's writing style is straightforward and articulate, with so much intelligence and grace, it's difficult not to be charmed.'--'Publishers Weekly' Take a fascinating p... View more info

Picture Source Book For Social History; Seventeenth Century

By: Harrison, Molly; A.A. M. Wells

Price: $7.63

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1959

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115001

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, sticker, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 128 pages with over 50 pages of b&w plates. Contents include pictures and text of People and their clothes, Home food and household, school, leisure and pastimes, travel, towns, country, work, punishments, medicine, government, religion, and science, with large index at the front. View more info

Picture Source Book For Social History; Early Nineteenth Century

By: Harrison, Molly; A.A. M. Wells

Price: $26.95

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1957

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115004

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, sticker, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 151 pages with over 50 pages of b&w plates. Contents include pictures and text of People and their clothes, Home food and household, school, leisure and pastimes, travel, towns, country, work, punishments, medicine, government, religion, and science, with large index at the front. View more info

Picture Source Book For Social History; Sixteenth Century

By: Harrison, Molly; Margaret E. Bryant

Price: $26.95

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1958

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115011

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, sticker, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 112 pages with a great many b&w illustrations. Contents include pictures and text of People and their Clothes, Their Homes, Food and Households, Their Schools, Their Leisure and Pastimes, Travel, Their towns, The Country ; etc. Large index at the front. View more info

Sandtracks in the Sudan

By: Hawley, Donald

Price: $94.96

Publisher: Michael Russell: 1995

Seller ID: 111649

ISBN: 0859552101

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 160 pages with a short section with b&w photos. Chapters include: Sudan defence force, Kosti, Gedaref, The legal department, Magistrate and factotum, The leisure of a sudan official, Chief registrar; with two appendices, notes, glossary index. View more info

Domestic Life of Scotland in the Eighteenth Century, The

By: Plant, Marjorie

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh University Press: 1952

Seller ID: 106884

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Contents: The Family and Its Upbringing; The Home and its Plenishing: The Garden; The Kitchen and the Cook; Food and Drink; Housework and Household Supplies; Servants and Retainers; Clothes; The Toilet; Health and Sanitation; Leisure Hours at Home: Family Celebrations; References; Index. 319 pages. View more info