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Regents/Prentice Hall Textbook Of Cosmetology 3rd edition, The

By: Healy, Mary

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Regents/Prentice Hall: 1993

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 221A1082

ISBN: 0136897126

Condition: Fair


0136897126 543 pages. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Worthy reference copy. View more info

Italy: A Short History

By: Hearder, Harry

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 74108691

ISBN: 0521337194

Condition: Good


0521337194 285 pages including index. Succeeds and replaces the long-established earlier version. Presents a clear and concise account of the principal developments in Italian history from the Ice Age to the present day, intended for both the student of Italian history and culture and the general reader, whether tourist, business-person or traveller. Moderate wear. Yellow high-lighting. View more info

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Memories of the Black Sea Germans: The Odyssey of a Pioneering People / Highlights of Their History and Heritage

By: Height, Joseph S.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, Associated German-Russian (GR) Sponsors: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 137H4039

Condition: Very Good


372 pages. Black and white maps and reproductions of photos. Third volume in the author's "trilogy on the history and culture of the 17 Catholic and 14 Lutheran mother colonies in the area of Odessa. The most comprehensive work ever written about this ethnic group. Represents a worthy historical memorial to our pioneering forefathers, and deserves to be preserved as a proud family heirloom from generation to generation." - page 372. This volume is a supplement to the two prior volumes, Paradise on the Steppe and Homesteaders on the Steppe. This copy is a paperback reprint of the ... View more info

The presumption of culture: Structure, strategy, and survival in the Canadian culture landscape

By: Henighan, Tom

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Raincoast Books: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 86202039

ISBN: 1551920131

Condition: Very Good


1551920131 167 pages including index. Explores Canada's past and present cultural psyche, demonstrates just how far we have advanced since the 1950s, reminds us of what we stand to lose, and suggests a plan of action for the future. "This is an essential book for all who care about our cultural future." - John Metcalf. Clean, bright and unmarked but for rubber stamp inside back cover. Light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Netherlanders in America: Dutch Immigration to the United States and Canada, 1789-1950

By: Henry Stephen Lucas

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Eerdmans Pub Co: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 736C9732

ISBN: 0802836593

Condition: Very Good


0802836593 744 pages. Index of names. Footnotes. Reprint of the 1955 first edition. "Begins with a brief sketch of Dutch emigration to colonial America and then describes Van Raalte and the founding of the Michigan Kolonie in 1847. The story goes on to relate how the Dutch moved into Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, the Dakotas, Canada, and elsewhere, carrying their culture with them wherever they went and settled." - from dust jacket. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Prior owner's name clipped from top of front free endpaper. Moderate wear to dust jacket now preserved in ar... View more info

Image for Salute Magazine, October (Oct.) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 10 -  Revolt in the Philippines / Magazine Mogul Bernarr Macfadden

Salute Magazine, October (Oct.) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 10 - Revolt in the Philippines / Magazine Mogul Bernarr Macfadden

By: Heym, Stefan; Carter, Clark S.; Dugan, J.; Pickow, G.; Jacobs, B.; Fields, J.; Brennan, R.; Lockard, E.; Churchill, A.; Rooney, Andy; Mehling, H.; Byrne, H.; Flaherty, P.; Camp, C.; Gardner, E.; Wronker, R.; Seaton, L.; Paxton, J.; Sparrow, G.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, Vet Publishers, Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3966

Condition: Very Good


50 pages. Great cover photo of Lila Leeds. Features: "Occupation" (fiction); Revolt in the Philippines - author who helped liberate the Philippines returns to learn more about the struggle between President Roxas and rebels - article with many great photos; What the Boys did for Damon - The Damon Runyon Memorial Cancer Fund - article with nice photos; City Girl at a Country Fair - Lorraine Davies at the Mineola Fair; Back on Top; "I'm Tired of My In-Laws" - Harry Harrison lived in a house with ten people as a publicity stunnt; Chicago's Bungling Cops - article on their poor r... View more info

Image for Living Blues - The Magazine of the African American Blues Tradition, #227, October (Oct.) 2013 - Roy Gaines Cover Photo

Living Blues - The Magazine of the African American Blues Tradition, #227, October (Oct.) 2013 - Roy Gaines Cover Photo

By: Hildebrand, Lee; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Center for the Study of Southern Culture: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4985

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features: Roy Gaines; Birdlegg; Willie 'The Touch' Hayes; Lucious Spiller; Shoebox full of Blues; and more. Average wear. Ink stamp on title page. A sound copy. View more info

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Norval Morrisseau: Shaman Artist

By: Hill, Greg A.; Phillips, Ruth B.; Morrisseau, Norval; Ruffo, Armand Garnet

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Canada, National Gallery of Canada: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 731A2196

ISBN: 1553651766

Condition: Fine


1553651766 187 pages. "Documents the nearly sixty works in this exhibition... which reflect and elaborate on the spiritual aspects of Morrisseau's art... Greg hill provides an enlightening account of how Morrisseau's shamanistic practice and spiritual journey have shaped his art. Ruth Phillips offers a thoughtul analysis of the conditions in which this artist emerged as a major figure in Canadian art. Armand Ruffo provides an evocative description of Morrisseau's life and work that blends insight and biography from an Anishnaabe perspective. This exhibition marks the first time the Nat... View more info

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The Saturday Evening Post, February (Feb.) 4, 1961 - Frank Lloyd Wright

By: Hine, A.; Knowlton, R.; Murphy, R.; Chamberlain, W.; Crowe, Dorothy; Hughes, Donald J.; Spring, Patricia; Hauser, Ernest O.; Frank, Stanley; Farr, Finis; Rowan, Carl T.; Reese, J.; gardner, E.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4195

Condition: Good


98 pages. Short Stories: The Huntress; The Nightingales in Central Park; The Man Who Couldn't Kill; Caterwauling Company. Articles: Theives I Have Known - department store plainclotheswoman tells of her violent encounters with amateur and professional shoplifters; Adventures of the Mind - The Elusive Neutron; Great two-page color photo of Albany's Delmar Men's Orchestra rehearsing; Our Year of Escape - Ira and Patricia Spring and their kids fulfill their goal of spending a year in the Alps; England's Confusion on the Left - is the British Labour Party devouring itself in a Communist-backed '... View more info

Encountering Cultures: Reading and Writing in a Changing World (2nd Edition)

By: Holeton, Richard

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NJ, USA, Pearson: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 41401935

ISBN: 0132998270

Condition: Very Good


0132998270 624 pages. A composition reader that explores issues of language and culture, domestic cultural diversity, and global cultural diversity with an unprecedented range of readings, authors, and viewpoints. Unmarked. Light wear. Small 'thank-you' rubber stamp upon fore-edge of text. Nice copy. View more info

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Introduction to Ornamental Pheasants

By: Howman, K. C. R.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 236C6839

ISBN: 0888393814

Condition: Very Good


0888393814 122 pages. Index. Suggested reading list. Abundantly illustrated with some colour photography. "Provides answers to most questions likely to be asked in respect of housing, feeding, general care and also on the species themselves." - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Tattooing A to Z: A Guide to Successful Tattooing

By: Huck Spaulding

Price: $179.95

Publisher: USA, Huck Spaulding Enterprises: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 641C5063

ISBN: 092971900X

Condition: Very Good


092971900X 141 pages. Glossy colour photos plus many black and white illustrations. "Helps the beginner become a competent tattooist and shows how to avoid all the costly mistakes along the way. Covers all the aspects of tattooing that must be dealt with in order to do outstanding work and shares many trade secrets." - from Introduction. Sections include: Equipment, Sterilization, Artwork, Tattooing, Medical, The Shop. Moderate wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An attractive copy... View more info

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Territorial Disputes: Maps and Mapping Strategies in Contemporary Canadian and Australian Fiction (THEORY/CULTURE)

By: Huggan, Graham

Price: $269.95

Publisher: Toronto, Univ of Toronto Pr: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 562C5064

ISBN: 080202923X

Condition: Fine


080202923X 198 pages including index. Maps and mapping strategies in Contemporary Canadian and Australian fiction. Examines maps as ambivalent symbols of national culture, as vehicles for the representation of cultural history, and as often self-parodic analogues for the literary text. Clean, bright and fresh copy in attractive green cloth boards. Small chips from upper edge of dust jacket back panel. An excellent copy. View more info

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Colonial Encounters: Europe and the Native Caribbean 1492-1797

By: Hulme, Peter

Price: $199.95

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 215A4927

ISBN: 0415011469

Condition: Good


0415011469 348 pages. "...a distinguished moral as well as intellectual achievement." - Stephen Greenblatt. "... an incisive, mind-expanding study, crackling with ideas, which finally yields a series of major insights taking us to the heart of our own culture, present as well as past." - Terence Hawkes. Index. Footnotes. Average wear. Clean and unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Manhood Wrecked and Rescued - How Strength, or Vigor, is lost, and How it May be Restored By Self-Treatment

By: Hunter, W.J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Health-Culture Co.: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65601885

Condition: Good


241 pages plus advertisements. The outcome of an extensive experience in the study of human nature during many years of pastoral service in the principal cities of the Dominion of Canada. A series of chapters to men on social purity and right living. Pages yellowing at edges. Binding intact. Unmarked. Average wear. View more info

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Authorship, Commerce, and Gender in Early Eighteenth-Century England: A Culture of Paper Credit

By: Ingrassia, Catherine

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Cambridge University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113H2092

ISBN: 0521630630

Condition: Fine


0521630630 xi, [1], 230 pages.Extensive footnotes and bibliography. Index. Two black and white illustrations. "Discusses the connection between the cultural resistance to speculative finance and hostility to the similarly 'feminized' professional writers that Alexander Pope depicts in the Dunciad. Shows how new financial and fictional models were important for women's social, sexual, and economic interaction." - from half-title page. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligibl wear. Appears unread. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. An excellent copy. View more info

Power and Culture: The Japanese-American War, 1941-1945

By: Iriye, Akira

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard Univ Pr: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73509480

ISBN: 0674695801

Condition: Fair


0674695801 304 pages including index. Challenges existing assumptions about the war in the Pacific. By focusing on the interplay between culture and international relations, one of the world's most distinguished scholars of United States-Japanese affairs offers a startling reassessment of what the war really meant to the two combatents. "Professor Iriye's approach and conclusions are original and stimulating. This is a book which all students of the Far Eastern war will need to read and ponder." - Christopher Thorne, Bancroft Prize in History, 1979. Binding intact. Front endpaper... View more info

You Can Master Disease

By: Jensen, Bernard

Price: $44.99

Publisher: Solana Beach, CA, Bernard Jensen Publishing Division: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65206162

Condition: Very Good


229 pages plus index. Copyright date 1976. Former owner's rubber stamp upon title page. Small price sticker remnant on back cover. First few pages beginning to loosen from binding. The 28 chapters include: starvation in the midst of plenty, intestinal disorders, fasting and eliminative diets, colds are not mysterious, religious considerations, natural skin culture, how disease becomes chronic, and much more. View more info

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Ebony Jr.! (Junior), Volume 10, No. 1, May, 1982

By: Johnson, John H. (Editor); Lewis, Mary C.; Marshall, Marilyn; Hurt, Orville

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Johnson Publishing Co. Inc.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0572

Condition: Good


47 pages. Contents: The Cultural Exchange of Europe and Africa; Custom to Culture; Phonics with the Loonicans; The U.N.; The Day They Stole the Letter J.; Sunny and Honey; South of the Border; Darryl's Birthday; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy of this upbeat educational publication aimed toward young African-American readers. View more info

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Encyclopaedia of Ferns

By: Jones, David L.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Timber Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 468H4129

ISBN: 0881920541

Condition: Good


0881920541 xvii, 433 pages. Glossary, bibliography and index. Color and black and white photos. "The contents of this volume are in seven parts: An Introduction with the structure and botany of ferns; the Cultural requirement of ferns; Pests, diseases and ailments; Propagation and hyybridization; Specialized fern culture; Repotting, containers and housing; Recommended ferns to grow and a list of ferns for various purposes." - dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with average wear. Binding tight. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy of what some... View more info