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Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.
Edition: 1st Cardinal Printing
Binding: Mass-market paperback
Publisher: A Cardinal Edition / Pocket Books., New York.
Date published: 1952
Description: Banbery, Frederick E (Front Cover illustration by). Very good. No dust jacket as issued. With minor edgewear and moderate cover soiling. Remarkably good condition for age. Mass-market (rack) paperback. Illustrated cover. xi, 386 p. Brief explanatory sidebar notes indenting text format. Plato: b. circa 427BC Athens-d.347BC Athens. Is there life after death? What is the meaning of the good and evil around us? How can we act in the right way? What is happiness? For those who may think the ... Read More
Publisher: Meredith Publishing, Des Moines IA
Date published: 1955
Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Normal edgewear. Tight. Square. Clean. 253 p. Classic 1950s line art in red, black. Text in black with Red used partially in titles. Diagrams, charts, index. Light blue cloth and vinyl paper over boards. Yes, it's true, there were overweight people before the media discovered us in the Millennium. This 1955 guide to one's quest for dietary discipline includes calorie-based meal plans using REAL food. Theories cycle, science adds info, and diet gurus come and go; but, ... Read More
Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Short front lower corner crease. Staples rusting. 22 p. Booklet in black and orange. 5.5x7.75in. Stapled binding. Feature articles, advertisements, selected info and tips. Subtitled, "Personal Elements in Economic Security". Articles: "Invest Thoughtfully in Your Future"; "The Road to Where You Want to Go"; "Robots, Zombies or Humans? " Interview: C R Palmer, President of Cluett Peabody Company (makers of Arrow shirts and collars). Read More