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Character and Culture

By: Freud, Sigmund

Price: $7.95

Publisher: N Y, Collier: 1972

Seller ID: 143637

Condition: Very Good


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

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Legal Culture in the Age of Globalization: Latin America and Latin Europe

By: Friedman, Lawrence M.; Perez-Perdomo, Rogelio

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Stanford Univ Pr: 2003

Seller ID: 130447

ISBN: 0804746990

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 528 pages. Full maroon cloth boards. View more info

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Arabic Script: Styles, Variants, and Calligraphic Adaptations

By: Gabriel Mandel Khan

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 2006

Seller ID: 143799

ISBN: 0789208792

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. This fascinating guide to the Arabic alphabet and writing styles also offers an ample and thorough overview of a culture and a civilization. This enlightening book helps us discover an alphabet that throughout the centuries has been linked to the secular and religious worlds of Islam. The text explains the history and meaning of each letter, as well as its philosophical, theological, and cultural significance, and 300 two... View more info

Female Gaze: Women As Viewers of Popular Culture, The

By: Gamman, Lorraine

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Real Comet Press: 1989

Seller ID: 132704

ISBN: 0941104427

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. Full gray cloth boards. View more info

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Report of the Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines [Covering Archaeological Investigations and Excavations) Fourth Bering Sea - St. Lawrence Island Expedition 1933

By: Geist, Otto Wm.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines: 1933

Seller ID: 136705

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Appears to be once-off publication, bound by the library into cardboard covers, hand typed by author regarding archaeological investigations and excavations made on St. Lawrence Island, Alaska. Letter from Charles Bunnell of the Smithsonian, another from Otto Wm. Geist, 21 pages of text (Intro, Travel, Specimens encountered, Stratas of sod encountered within the mound, Excavation extended in length, Other research work carried on in 1933 etc.) with laminated detailed map of excavation, chart of compoutations of volume of excavations at Ku... View more info

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The Uncanny: Experiments in Cyborg Culture

By: Grenville, Bruce (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press / Vancouver Art Gallery: 2001

Seller ID: 144097

ISBN: 1551521164

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. White abrasions on dust jacket. Full white cloth boards. 8"w x 10 1/4"h. 280 pages. View more info

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King Pin: New Zippy Strips

By: Griffith, Bill

Price: $8.41

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., E P Dutton: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 131440

ISBN: 0525483306

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. A compilation of Zippy strips from 1986-1987. "I'm sorry... I just realized that th' universe has no beginning or end & life & death are simply stages in an endless cycle of harmony, order and Danielle Steele novels." View more info

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A Primer of Jungian Psychology

By: Hall, Calvin S.; Vernon J. Nordby

Price: $6.50

Publisher: N Y, Mentor Book: 1973

Seller ID: 143688

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight 142 pages. View more info

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Atlas of Introductory Mycology

By: Hanlin, Richard T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem, NC, Hunter Textbooks: 1988

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 142899

ISBN: 0887250920

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 196 pages. 8"w x 10"h. Many b&w plates. View more info

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Japan Culture of Wood: Buildings, Objects,Techniques

By: Henrichsen, Christoph

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Basel, Birkhauser: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140761

ISBN: 376437022X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine and Japanese character on front cover. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Small mark on rear endpaper. 248 pages. 9 3/4"w x 11 7/8"h. "This book presents the products, techniques, craft skills and manufacturing steps for abut 30 types of wooden objects and constructions, on the basis of years of research in Japanese workshops. The range extends from bridges via houses to recptacles and musical instruments." View more info

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Storybook Culture: The Art of Popular Children's Books

By: Homme, Joseph ; Cheryl Homme

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, Collector's Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143448

ISBN: 1888054719

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to dust jacket. 208 pages. Many color illustrations. View more info

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Houston's Forgotten Heritage: Landscape, Houses, Interiors, 1824-1914

By: Houghton, Dorothy Knox Howe, Scardino, Barrie M., Blackburn, Sadie Gwin & Howe, Katherine S.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Houston, TX, Rice University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 135305

ISBN: 0892633107

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 387 pages. Slight edge wear. This ambitious book, containing 275 illustrations, tells a richly detailed story of Houston home life and culture before World War I. View more info

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Traditional Dance in Greek Culture

By: Hunt, Yvonne; Dragoumis, Markos

Price: $126.95

Publisher: Centre for Asia Minor Studies: 1996

Seller ID: 133181

ISBN: 9608502187

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light shelf wear to covers. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 168 pages with b&w photos, color photo section at back. Contents include Ritual dances, in five sections: Rougatsdria or Rogatsaria, Carnival or Apokries, Anasteenaria or fire-dancing, Lazarines, Tzamala, Regional Dances and Style: Cyclades Dodecanese islands, Sporades, Ionian Islands, Saronic Islands, Norther and Central Aegean, Crete Mainland Dances and Style : Peloponnesos, Attki, Roumeli, Thessaly, Epiros, Macedonia, W. & E. Trace; Vlachs, Arvanites, Sarakatsans: Vlachs, Albanians, Sarakats... View more info

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Robert Rauschenberg

By: Hunter, Sam

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Ediciones Poligrafa: 1999

Seller ID: 144155

ISBN: 8434308983

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the upper corners of the book very lightly bumped as the only flaw. Binding is solid and square, other covers are sharp, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is Fine. 128 pages filled with full color prints and photos of the sculpture of the artist. Lots of large prints, many full page. View more info

From poets to Padonki : linguistic authority and norm negotiation in modern Russian Culture

By: Ingunn Lunde; Martin Paulsen (eds.) Paulsedn Martin, Andersen, Henning, Rutten Ellen, Lunde Ingunn, Roesen, Tine, Uffelmann, Dirk, Grelz, Karin, Witt, Susanna, ryazanova-Clarke, Lara, Gorham, Michaels S.; Et al

Price: $72.95

Publisher: Bergen, University of Bergen, Dept. of Foreign Languages:

Seller ID: 136819

ISBN: 8290249357

Condition: Very Good


Book has bumped corners and light scuffing to covers, otherwise as-new with straight, solid spine, text/interior unblemished and unmarked in any way. 348 pages. Text is in English for non-Russian authors and Russian for Russian authors (about 1/3rd of the book). View more info

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Pop Art: Colour Library (Phaidon Colour Library)

By: James, Jamie

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1998

Seller ID: 144317

ISBN: 0714833320

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Stamped "Phaidon Non-mint Copy" by the publisher. 128 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 7/8"h. View more info

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Wild Things: Nature, Culture, and Tourism in Ontario, 1790-1914

By: Jasen, Patricia

Price: $6.71

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1995

Seller ID: 139600

ISBN: 0802076386

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name inside. Slight highlighting. 194 pages. View more info

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Downcast Eyes: The Denigration of Vision in Twentieth-Century French Thought

By: Jay, Martin

Price: $32.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University of California Press: 1993

Seller ID: 135168

ISBN: 0520081544

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect: covers have sharp corners, a little bit of edge wear, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, solid, square binding, the slightest of shelf wear. Dust jacket is scuffed, with some edge wear, no tears. Long considered "the noblest of the senses," vision has increasingly come under critical scrutiny by a wide range of thinkers who question its dominance in Western culture. These critics of vision, especially prominent in twentieth-century France, have challenged its allegedly superior capacity to provide access to the wor... View more info

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Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining the East-West Culture Gap, The

By: Jen, Gish

Price: $11.95

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 2017

Seller ID: 140485

ISBN: 1101947829

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Chinese Music

By: Jianzhong, Qiao

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Culture and Art Publishing House: 1999

Seller ID: 120083

ISBN: 7503918306

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 180 pages, Many color & b&w photos. View more info