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Redstone Japanese Journal

By: N/A

Price: $7.36

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U. S. A., Chronicle Books LLC: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001767


This is a blank journal with lined pages to contain your thoughts. It is spiral bound, and the design on the covers is from Redstone Matchbox #6: The Japanese Box. It is very sturdy and the lines aren't so close together on the pages that your get a cramp in your hand writing! Approximately 80-90 pages. Would make a nice gift for yourself or a friend. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Blank Journal

By: N/A

Price: $5.52

Seller ID: 002433


This blank journal has about 100 pages of good weight, unlined paper. The binding is covered with a deep purple cover that is hand-made paper softened and dyed; it has a very nice thick texture. This is a high-quality journal/sketchbook. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Fall Classics: the Best Writing about the World Series' First 100 Years

By: (edited by) Littlefield, Bill; Johnson, Richard A.

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Crown Pub: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002474


Long before there was the Super Bowl, the NBA Championship, the Final Four, or the World Cup, there was the World Series. For a century, the World Series has captured the nation's imagination. The drama has included Willie May's catch, and Reggie Jackson's home runs, and the gratifying day when Walter Johnson finally won. But the plot lines have also featured the audacious fixing of the 1919 Series and the unlikely heroics of various journeymen never much heard of before... View more info

Streamside Reflections: 30 Postcards from an Angler's Paradise

By: Anonymous

Price: $5.06

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Abbeville Press: 1994

Seller ID: 002300


NEW - This is a book of 30 beautiful postcards of nature and water during the four seasons. Some depict fishermen in them. All 30 have peaceful outdoor scenes and are great to keep or send to friends. The location is indicated on the back of the card. 4.5" x 7" long.; 32mo - over 4 - 5" tall View more info

Blank Journal

By: Anonymous

Price: $5.52

Publisher: Unknown:

Seller ID: 002431


This blank journal has about 100 pages of good weight, unlined paper. The cover is hand-made paper that has been softened and dyed; it has a very nice texture. The color is a leather-look light brown. There is a small piece of paper torn at one of the corners. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Recipes to the Rescue

By: Better Homes and Gardens

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, Meredith Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000060


Great gift! A quick, easy, and up-to-date recipe book from Better Homes and Gardens. The front has a cartoon of a woman's head, speaking on the phone "dinner in half an hour? ? Are you KIDDING?" and so it goes. Meals in minutes, desserts in a flash, dinners in a dash. They have a great appetizer section with plenty of time-saving tips. Illustrated in cartoon fashion, folds flat for cooking. Approximately 10" high by 9 3/4" wide. 4to - over 9¾" - 12... View more info

Recipes to the Rescue

By: Better Homes and Gardens

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, Meredith Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000061


Great gift! A quick, easy, and up-to-date recipe book from Better Homes and Gardens. The front has a cartoon of a woman's head, speaking on the phone "dinner in half an hour? ? Are you KIDDING?" and so it goes. Meals in minutes, desserts in a flash, dinners in a dash. They have a great appetizer section with plenty of time-saving tips. Illustrated in cartoon fashion, folds flat for cooking. Approximately 10" high by 9 3/4" wide. 4to - over 9¾" - 12... View more info

Monsters and Aliens from George Lucas

By: Carrau, Bob

Price: $14.72

Publisher: New York, Abradale/Abrams: 1993

Seller ID: 002959


Some of the most bizarre monsters and aliens ever seen populate the films of George Lucas, creator of the Star Wars trilogy, and they are as important to the enormous success of these movies as are the heroic characters and suspenseful plots. Here are portraits and descriptions of a never-before-assembled group of Lucas' eeriest strangelings and other-worldly beings. The text is an amusing compendium of interesting personal data in the form of diary entries, recipes, res... View more info

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Pacific the Boundless Ocean

By: Cheneviere, Alain

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Konecky & Konecky: 1995

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 003200


Pacific! A magic word conjuring up journeys to far-off lands and exotic discoveries and which has, since the 16th century, nourished the dreams of generations of sailors and adventurers alike. Impressed by the calmness of its waves, Magellen gave it its name in 1520. Even today this magic name evokes for many the vision of paradise here on earth. If you are one of those, you must have this weighty tome, which covers all of the islands in beautiful color photographs and e... View more info

The Magic Zoo: the Natural History of Fabulous Animals

By: Costello, Peter

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1979

Seller ID: 002447


Fabulous birds and animals have fascinated and intrigued from the earliest times: The Greeks had their centaurs and satyrs, the Chinese their Kai-Lin and Feng Wang, and today we have Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster. But is there any truth to these myths? Do real animals or real animal behavior lurk behind the legends? Peter Costello examines a wide arrange of strange creatures in his attempt to uncover the truth. Moving from dragons to griffons and beyond, he skillfull... View more info

Spring Signs

By: Cox, Gerald

Price: $5.52

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Michael Kesend Pub Ltd: 1987

Seller ID: 001540


This charming little book, about the size of a regular checkbook, looks at the different seasons and what the joys of each season are. The book goes through Inanimate Springsigns, Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians, Trees and Shrubs, Herbaceous Plants, Insects, Others, the Food Cycle, and leaves an area for Sightings-Notes. A lovely book for those who enjoy nature in all is permutations! 80 pages, illustrated. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

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Great Joy

By: Dicamillo, Kate

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Somerville, MA, Candlewick Press: 2010

Edition: First Format Edition

Seller ID: 003709


Deep in the purple dusk of winter, a monkey and an organ grinder appear on the corner of France's street, and Frances is troubled when she notices that the man and monkey are still on the street late at night. When the day of the Christmas pageant arrives, and it's France's turn to speak, all she can think about is the organ grinder's sad eyes - until, just in time, she finds the perfect words to share. The author, a Newbery medalist, has given us a luminous holiday stor... View more info

Atlantic Game Fishing

By: Farrington, S. Kip

Price: $22.08

Publisher: Lyon, MS, Derrydale Press: 1997

Seller ID: 002298


NEW - This book about Atlantic Game Fishing covers the sport from Martha's Vineyard and Cape Hatteras down to Florida, Bahamas and Bermuda, and all the way up to Nova Scotia. It also has a section on Tackle and Ethics. This Blue Water Classics collection was printed in a quantity of only 2, 500. The print is delightfully large (no eyestrain here! ) and is a reprint from the original published 1937 by the Kennedy Brothers. This book is filled with color, half-tone, and bl... View more info

Alexandria: the Submerged Royal Quarters

By: Goddio, Franck; Bernand, Andre

Price: $44.16

Publisher: London, Periplus Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002623


This slip-cased publication presents for the first time the results of the work carried out in Alexandria by the Institut European d'Archeologie Sous Marine (IEASM) . The 1992 season marks the date when the first topographical surveys were made and the archaeological campaigns of 1996 and 1997 are reported and analyzed in detail. From the first topographical survey the most modern techniques were used, which allowed the team to determine exactly the topography of the anc... View more info

Unsafe on Any Burner: Misadventures of a Rookie Cook

By: Gosman, Fred

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Bashford & O'Neill: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003184


Fred Gosman had an old-fashioned marriage. His wife cooked, and he ate. But when his 22 year marriage ended. He was forced to fend for himself. He made a life changing decision - he would learn to cook! Astonishing things happened along the way. He destroyed a blender and a towel rack. Prepared Minute Rice for Asians. But this book is more than a funny book about cooking. It's downright helpful, even for experienced cooks. Fred shares cooking tips, provides instructions ... View more info

Bass Master Shaw Grigsby: Notes on Fishing and Life

By: Grigsby, Shaw E. ; Coram, Robert

Price: $7.36

Publisher: Washington, D. C. , U. S.a., Natl Geographic Society: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002043


Bass fishing is bigger than golf and tennis combined, with more than 30 million anglers matching wits with this canny and aggressive prey. For some, it is a beloved pastime; for others it's a consuming passion. For Shaw Grigsby, it's nothing less than a way of life. He's won five major tournaments along with dozens of other competitions, and taken home more than a million dollars in prize money. He's a consummate professional - and once you nibble at his irresistible boo... View more info

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Few and Chosen: Defining Cardinal Greatness Across the Eras

By: McCarver, Tim; Pepe, Phil

Price: $8.74

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U. S. A., Triumph Books: 2003

Seller ID: 002552


For all Cardinals fans! ! Hornsby or Schoendienst? Hernandez or McGwire? Herzog or Larussa? Musial or. Well, at least there's one no-brainer in the bunch - although even that one's not as easy as you might think. Ranking the five greatest Cardinals at every position, including manager, is no small task, considering there are 37 onetime Cardinals in Cooperstown. And it's a task that only those with the strongest of emotional connection to the organization should even cons... View more info

Quotable Quotes the Gardener

By: Mills, Tony and Penny (compiled by)

Price: $13.80

Publisher: London, Magpie Books: 2004

Seller ID: 002864


Tickle it with a hoe and it will laugh into a harvest" - Englilsh Saying. Encouragements and admonishments, quips and queries: This anthology gathers together a splendid crop of remarks by the famous and funny from all eras. A treat for the lover of gardening and literature alike. "Sweet flowers are slow and weeds make haste" - William Shakespeare. Green cloth binding, 192 pages. Makes a great gift for your favorite gardener! 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾... View more info

Decorating Wood

By: Pascual I Miro, Eva

Price: $11.04

Publisher: Hauppauge, New York, U. S. A., Barrons Educational Series Inc: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002967


Through the centuries, artisans have decorated and embellished wooden furniture, chests, and other objects in countless ways. This handsomely illustrated volume instructs you in the most important techniques and presents projects you can adapt to suit your needs and tastes. Included are lists of tools and and materials you will need to carry out projects like those described throughout the book. The projects highlight decorative methods such as paints, enamels, shellac, ... View more info

Christmas Memories with Recipes

By: Waxmon, Maron L. [Conceived and edited by]

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus, And Giroux: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001087


A lovely cookbook filled with Christmas recipes of famous people, and their favorite recipes for the holidays. The DJ has a 1" tear at the top and a 1/2" tear at the bottom. 315 pages including the index. No marks or tears. Bound in red cloth. A perforated page in front of the title page has been removed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info