Simply look for the Free Shipping truck next to
an item. The truck indicates an item is in the
Alibris warehouse and ready to ship. Select at
least $49 worth of items displaying a truck and
get free shipping to any US address.
Description:Used-Good. This book is in good condition. All pages are intact...Used-Good. This book is in good condition. All pages are intact, there are no tears to the book and the book is nice and clean. The pages might be slightly dog eared through previous use and textbooks might have a small amount of highlighting but nothing which will obstruct getting the maximum out of the book. Customers are protected by 100% refund guarantee if they are not happy.
Description:Williams, Oliver and Robin Holland. NEAR FINE in Near Fine...Williams, Oliver and Robin Holland. NEAR FINE in Near Fine Dustjacket. SLIPCASE, 9 x 6". Clean, crisp volume. Spine a bit worn. Slipcase near fine in Madras plaid design. Sunning to 1.25" down front edge and inside edge of case back. A tiny.5" diagonal worn line to top upper back of case and a light bit of wear to edges. Black title framed within a 4.5 x 2.25" white rectangle with "Look, Muffy, a book for us." in smaller print under the title, to front of slipcase. Debossed silver metallic lettering to spine of red cloth-covered boards. A 2.5" round, debossed silver metallic emblem reading "Semper P R E P A R A T U S " to front board. Manila colored front endpapers illustrated with The Official Preppy Family Tree in navy lettering. Loads of black and white illustrations and photographs! 224 pp. Very clean, tight, bright! A very entertaining, tongue-in-cheek read. Get a feeling of what it was like to live the preppy life-style. "In addition to insights on prep school and university life at socially acceptable schools, it illuminates many aspects of upper-class, old money WASP society. Topics range from appropriate clothing for social events to choosing the correct college and major, " (Wikipedia).
While this book really is dated in many ways (it was, after all, written over 20 years ago) it's still a pretty funny read.
It'd be great to see an updated version of this -- maybe one that includes popular preppy blogs and websites like Unabashedly Prep, Ivy Style and The Preppy Princess. I have ...
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.
You're signed up (and we ♥ you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!