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How to Read Handwriting: Understanding Personality Through Handwriting more books like this

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Edition: First American Edition Binding: Red/white Publisher: Crescent Books, NY Date published: 1988 ISBN-13: 9780517669501 ISBN: 0517669501

Description: Illustrated by Color plates, signatures. 0-517-66950-1. Near fine in near fine DJ. In mylar; Letter-by-letter explaination of significance of distinctive types of handwriting. personality traits and meanings explained.; Wide octavo; 95 pp pages. Read More

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Reaching for the Skies: Based on the 12-Part Tv Series more books like this

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Edition: First American Edition Binding: Brown/gilt Publisher: Orion Books, NY Date published: 1989 ISBN-13: 9780517573143 ISBN: 0517573148

Description: Illustrated by Color & b/w phtos, maps. 0-517-57314-8. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust cover. In mylar.; Stories of some of the most colorful pioneers of aviation, from the 1st baloon flight in 1783, the Wright Bros., upp to SpaceAge.; Quarto; 288 pp. pages. Read More

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An Illustrated Guide to Spy Planes and Electronic Warfare Aircraft more books like this

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Edition: 1st American e Binding: Whit/red/blck Publisher: Arco Publishers, NY Date published: 1983 ISBN-13: 9780668058254 ISBN: 0668058250

Description: Illustrated by Color photos, drawings. 0-668-05825-0. Hardcover. No DJ. Illustrated paper on boards. Minor shelfwear. VG; 80 aircraft remotely guided, used as spyplanes. Electronic warfare aircraft.; Octravo; 160p. pages; Detailed line drawings, photos in color and diagrams. Read More

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The Last Great Empress of China more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Blck/red/gold Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co., Indianapolis Date published: 1965

Description: Illustrated by B/W photos. Hardcover. No DJ. Minor prelim foxing. Else clean, tight. VG+; History of the ascendancy of Yehonala, a Manchu girl living in Peking to become the most powerful Chinese Empress, Tzu Hsi.; Octavo; 304 pp. pages; This history reads like a novel, introduces the reader to Dr. Sun Yar Sen, and Chiang Kai-Shek, leaders of the Revolution that displaced the Manchu rulers of China, and who allowed the introduction of Communism ti get a foothold in China. Read More

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The Four Sergeants more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Gray/gilt Publisher: Atheneum, NY Date published: 1977 ISBN-13: 9780689107658 ISBN: 068910765X

Description: 0-689-10765-X. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear. Clean, tight copy. VG/VG. Mylar.; Story set in WW II and a platoon of airborne forces in Sicily and the tensions between the men.; Octavo; 253 pp pages. Read More

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Chinese Carpets and Rugs more books like this

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Wraps/blu/whit Date published: 1972

Description: Illustrated by 26 b/w plates. Soft cover. Illustrated stiff cardboard cover. Owner name. VG+; Informative booklet on Chinese rugs, carpets, with symbols clearly illustrated.; Octavo; 42 pp. +plates pages; Many carpets shown by only in B/W. Important info about symbols. Reproduction of 1924 edition. Read More

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A Father's Diary more books like this

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Edition: First American Edition Binding: Lt. blu/black Publisher: Pantheon Books, NY Date published: 1985 ISBN-13: 9780394546940 ISBN: 0394546946

Description: Illustrated by Harriet Dell, illus. 0-394-54694-6. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear. Clean, tight copy. F/Near F dj. Mylar; Unusual memoir from a father'S point of view, of raising his children. Perceptive portraits.; Octavo; 312pp. + pages; Family raised in England. The father is a writer living in Lodon. Read More

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The Vietnam Story more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Black. gilt Publisher: Chartwell Books, Secaucus, NJ Date published: 1983 ISBN-13: 9780890096819 ISBN: 0890096813

Description: Illustrated by Maps, photos. 0-89009-681-3. Hardcover. Fine in Fine DJ. In mylar.; Study of a military campaign and the weaponry. A study of the human effort and young boys fighting an unseen jungle enemy.; Folio; 192 pp. pages. Read More

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A Season of Dreams more books like this

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Edition: 1st Ed Binding: Brown/white Publisher: Paul S. Eriksson, Middlebury, VT Date published: 1990 ISBN-13: 9780839775911 ISBN: 0839775911

Description: 0-8397-7591-1. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust cover. Mylar.; Forced to live in Wyoming, young man struggles to adjust while pursing dream of pro-football career.; Octavo; 302 pp. pages. Read More

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How to Read Faces more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Black/white Publisher: Crescent Books, NY Date published: 1989 ISBN-13: 9780517679296 ISBN: 0517679299

Description: Illustrated by Color & B/W photos, portraits. 0-517-67929-9. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust cover. In mylar.; Understanding personality through a study of faces.; Wide octavo; 95 pp. pages. Read More

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The Best of Modern Humor more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Blck/gilt/gray Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, NY Date published: 1983 ISBN-13: 9780394515311 ISBN: 0394515315

Description: 0-394-51531-5. Hardcover. DJ price clip, minor wear. Clean, tight copy. F in VG+dj; Collection of modern humor writings by the best and funniest in the business; Octavo. Read More

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The Animals' Rebellion more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Black/blue Publisher: Atomium Books, Wilmington, Del. Date published: 1990 ISBN-13: 9781561820252 ISBN: 1561820253

Description: Illustrated by Jorg Muller. 1-56182-025-3. Hardcover. No DJ. Near fine. In English; Modern retelling of Musicians of Bremen as rebellious animals try to break into showbusiness.; Oblong quarto; Unpaginate pages. Read More

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Secret Muses: the Life of Frederick Ashton used book

Secret Muses: the Life of Frederick Ashton more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Blck/silv/whit Publisher: Pantheon Books, NY Date published: 1996 ISBN-13: 9780679442691 ISBN: 0679442693

Description: Illustrated by B/W photos. 0-679-44269-3. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear. Near fine in near fine DJ. Mylar.; Biography of one of the great choreographers in history of the dance.; Octavo; 647 pp. pages. Read More

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Japan more books like this

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Edition: First American Edition Binding: Black/gilt Publisher: Facts on File PublicationS, NY Date published: 1988 ISBN-13: 9780816018451 ISBN: 0816018456

Description: Illustrated by Joel Sackett color photos. 0-8160-1845-6. Hardcover. Minor dj wear, chips. Fine in near fine dj. In mylar.; Material used in PBS TV Series on Japan. Many interesting photos in color about life in Japan.; Quarto; 192 pp. pages; Close look at everyday life in Japan, at all social levels. Much cultural history of Japan. Nice for someone travelling to Japan to visit or to live. Read More

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American Victorian Architecture: a Survey of the 70'S and 80'S in Contemporary Photographs used book

American Victorian Architecture: a Survey of the 70'S and 80'S in Contemporary Photographs more books like this

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Wraps/Gren/whi Publisher: Dover Publications, NY Date published: 1975 ISBN-13: 9780486231778 ISBN: 0486231771

Description: Illustrated by 120 plates. 0-486-23177-1. Soft cover. Illustrated stiff cardboard cover. Edgewear. VG+; Reprint of 1886 French edition with English notes. Great study of contemporary look at Amer. Architecture in 1870's-80's.; Quarto; 152 pp. pages; Valuable period photographic look at houses and buildings of 1880's. Read More

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Report From a Chinese Village more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Brown/gold/red Publisher: Pantheon Books, NY Date published: 1965

Description: Illustrated by B/W photos. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear. VG/VG in dj. In mylar.; Story of Swedish anthropologist who lived in remote village of China and watched a revolution as it happened.; Octavo; 373 pp+ pages; First edition was in Swedish. Owner's name stamp. Read More

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Out in the Midday Sun: My Kenya more books like this

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Edition: 1st American e Binding: Brown/tan, gilt Publisher: Viking Penguin Inc., NY Date published: 1987 ISBN-13: 9780670811830 ISBN: 0670811831

Description: Illustrated by Map, B/W photos. 0-670-81183-1. Hardcover. Fine in near fine dj. In mylar.; Huxley continues to write of her life in Kenya, experiences with colonial pioneers like Kenyatta. Closee knowledge of the Masai; Octavo; 262 pp. pages. Read More

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Who's Who in Architecture: From 1400 to the Present used book

Who's Who in Architecture: From 1400 to the Present more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Black/gilt Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, NY Date published: 1977 ISBN-13: 9780030173813 ISBN: 0030173817

Description: Illustrated by Photos of architecture. 0-03-017381-7. Hardcover. No DJ. Company stamp. Minor wear. VG+; From Space Structures Library. A brief account of the life and works of leadings architects in the world.; Quarto; 368 pp. pages. Read More

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Flushed With Pride: the Story of Thomas Crapper used book

Flushed With Pride: the Story of Thomas Crapper more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Pink/blue. whit Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ Date published: 1971

Description: Illustrated by Edith Crapper illustrations. Hardcover. No DJ. Spine sunned. Clean, tight copy. VG+; Story of young English plumber who invented the flush toilet in mid-19th C. in Victorian England. Many illus.; 6 3/4"x 4 3/4"; 95 pp+ pages. Read More

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Carthage: a Mosiac of Ancient Tunisia more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Wraps/Whit/blu Publisher: WW Norton, NY Date published: 1987 ISBN-13: 9780913424117 ISBN: 0913424110

Description: Illustrated by Martha Cooper photos, maps. 0-913424-11-0. Soft cover. Illustrated stiff cardboard coverMinor soil. Very good; For an exhibit at Amer. Museum of Natural History and a display of artifacts from ancient Carthage.; Quarto; 238 pp. pages. Read More

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A Last Encore: Words By Noel Coward. Pictures From His Life and Times more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Yellow/brown Publisher: Little, Brown & Co., Bostpn Date published: 1973

Description: Illustrated by Color & B/W illustrations. Hardcover. Clean, tight copy. Near fine in NFdj. Mylar; Relects the distinctive and refreshing appeal of Noel Coward' shows which reflect the spirit of his age.; Quarto; 144 pp. pages. Read More

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Modern Warplanes: a Technical Survey of the World's Most Signicant Combat Aircraft in Service more books like this

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Edition: 1st American e Binding: Blue/gilt Publisher: Crescent Books, NY Date published: 1982 ISBN-13: 9780517378113 ISBN: 0517378116

Description: Illustrated by Color photos, drawings. 0-517-378116. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust cover. In mylar.; 800+ drawings, photos aid in recognition of over 180 warplanes, most significant combat aircraft.; Quarto; 208 pages. Read More

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The Art of Ancient Egypt used book

The Art of Ancient Egypt more books like this

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Edition: 1st American e Binding: Black/silver Publisher: Laurel Glen Publishing, San Diego Date published: 1997 ISBN-13: 9781571456052 ISBN: 1571456058

Description: Illustrated by Hieroglyphic details. 1-57145-605-8. Hardcover. Minor dj edgewear. Else clean, tight copy. NF/VG+ dj.; Collection of examples of masterpieces of Egyptian ancient art found in the Valley of the Kings.; Ssquare octavo; Unpaginate pages; Dust cover in mylar protective cover. Read More

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Some Prefer Geisha: the Lively Art of Mistress-Keeping in Japan more books like this

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Edition: 1st Amer Binding: Pink/black Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle, Rutland, VT. Date published: 1966

Description: Illustrated by Drawings. Hardcover. DJ cut and glued insided. VG+; Interesting data on men who keep mistresses in Japan. Both foreign and local men often keep mistresses, despite danger of exposu; Octavo; 167 pp. pages. Read More

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The Life and Death of the Afrika Korps used book

The Life and Death of the Afrika Korps more books like this

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Edition: 1st American e Binding: Tan/gilt Publisher: Quadrangle/NewYorkTimesBookC, NY Date published: 1977 ISBN-13: 9780812906820 ISBN: 0812906829

Description: Illustrated by Maps & B/W photos. 0-8129-0682-9. Hardcover. Minor DJ chips on edge. Owner's notes fep. VG+/VG. Mylar.; From library of Gen. James Gavin with his marginal notes about Nazi AfrikaKorps.; Octavo; 207 pp. pages. Read More

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