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...And Then There Were Dinosaurs, Steinberg, Sari; Harari, Hedda (illustrator); Better, Inbal (illustrator)
1 ...And Then There Were Dinosaurs Steinberg, Sari; Harari, Hedda (illustrator); Better, Inbal (illustrator)
Very Good. 
Hardcover. Oversize hardcover presumed 1st edition 1993 Yellow Brick Road Press U.K. Glossy picture cover--no dustjacket. Superclean; no marks; only a hint of wear. Story derived from Jewish legend. 26pp. Language: English. Ages 4-7. NOTE: Large format-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; may require additional international postage. 'In this Creation fable, God makes all dinosaurs happy herbivores. After 150 million years, however, a sudden outbreak of possessiveness leads to rampant greed and selfishness. Dinosaurs stop sharing, and some become carnivores. God decides to end their reign (via earthquakes and volcanoes) and try again-with a smarter creature able to reflect on problems instead of reacting violently. The message is clear-and so is the image of God as a punitive Enforcer. The illustrations feature colored clay figures posed against painted backdrops or in clay landscapes.'--Patricia Dooley, School Library Journal. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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1,001 All-Time Greatest Video Game Secrets Revealed , Munson, Terry; Shinoda, Paul
2 1,001 All-Time Greatest Video Game Secrets Revealed  Munson, Terry; Shinoda, Paul
Acceptable.  
Paperback. Kirkland, Washington: Becker & Mayer, 2000, softcover, 1st printing, 176pp. Light-to-average wear to cover. PLEASE NOTE: Has writing / MARKINGS in Table of Contents--many page numbers circled. More than 150 games and over 1,000 hot codes and tips. Tons of game trivia--including secrets never before published. Language: English.  
Price: 7.00 USD
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3 100 Crooked Little Crime Stories Weinberg, Robert
Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 3rd printing 1994 Barnes and Noble. No marks; binding tight; light wear. Some smudges to edges. 589pp. Language: English. Spans 200+ years. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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100 Cross-Stitch Christmas Ornaments , Siegel, Carol
4 100 Cross-Stitch Christmas Ornaments  Siegel, Carol
0696023601 / 9780696023606 Very Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 6th printing 1991 Meredith Press. Light wear to jacket. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 168 pages; Index; color photos; 3-color charts; patterns. Language: English. 100 fabulous original counted cross-stitch designs to treasure, organized by theme: Primitive Country, Santa, Teddy Bears, Angels, etc. Keywords: craft, holiday, gift, handmade, handicraft, sewing, Christmas.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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100 Cross-Stitch Gifts from Nature: The Vanessa-Ann Collection , No author stated.
5 100 Cross-Stitch Gifts from Nature: The Vanessa-Ann Collection  No author stated.
0696023288 / 9780696023286 Good.  
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1989 Better Homes & Gardens Books. PREVIOUS OWNER'S INSCRIPTION on front free endpaper; otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket worn at top spine. Pages bright; binding tight. 191 pages; lots of black-and-white charts and color photos. Language: English. NOTE: Cannot ship outside U.S. via Global Priority -- Surface or Airmail only.  
Price: 7.00 USD
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1001 Cookie Recipes: The Ultimate A-to-Z Collection of Bars, Drops, Crescents, Snaps, Squares, Biscuits, and Everything That Crumbles, Gillespie, Gregg R.; Barry, Peter
6 1001 Cookie Recipes: The Ultimate A-to-Z Collection of Bars, Drops, Crescents, Snaps, Squares, Biscuits, and Everything That Crumbles Gillespie, Gregg R.; Barry, Peter
Very Good. 
Hardcover. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Glossy picture cover--no dustjacket. Language: English. 'The complete resource for cookie lovers, with recipes for every occasion, from Almond Shortbread and Apple-Coconut Dreams to Oatmeal Crisps and Zwieback with Almonds. 1001 full-color photographs! Each and every cookie is illustrated in full color right alongside the recipe.'--from the publisher. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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15th Century Paintings (Taschen Icons Series), Hagen, Rose-Marie; Hagen, Rainier
7 15th Century Paintings (Taschen Icons Series) Hagen, Rose-Marie; Hagen, Rainier
New. 
Paperback. Brand-new softcover 2001 Taschen. Superclean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight; never read. Gift-giving condition. 191pp, color photos. Language: English. Not an overview, but a focus on several important works. Printed in Italy. Essays were originally published under the title 'What Great Paintings Say' in the magazine 'art'. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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1933 , Metcalfe, Philip
8 1933  Metcalfe, Philip
093296687X / 9780932966872 Good.  
Hardcover. 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 1988 The Permanent Press, Sag Harbor, NY. Back of jacket is creased, with small rip repaired with archival tape. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 316 pages; Index; Notes; Bibliography; black-and-white photos. Language: English. 'From Berlin's diplomatic salons to the earliest concentration camps, 1933 captures the drama of Hitler's first year in power. Using the technique of cluster biography the author intertwines the stories of five people --the American ambassador and his daughter, Hitler's chief of the foreign press, a Jewish society reporter, and the first head of the Gestapo --into a ground zero view of Berlin society during the first turbulent months of Hitler's rule.'--from jacket flap. Keywords: history, Third Reich, Adolf Hitler, Nazi, German, Germany, William Dodd, Martha Dodd, Bella Fromm, Putzi Hanfstaengl, Rudolf Diels, Reichstag fire, anti-Semitism, Roehm purge.  
Price: 16.50 USD
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1935 Souvenir Program, German-American Democratic Association of the Borough of Queens [New York], Annual Installation Dinner and Dance, No author stated.
9 1935 Souvenir Program, German-American Democratic Association of the Borough of Queens [New York], Annual Installation Dinner and Dance No author stated.
Good. 
Paperback. Softcover booklet with stapled binding, published 1935 by German-American Democratic Association of Queens Borough, Inc. Covers are grubby with some spots. Back cover and half the pages CREASED. Text clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. 32 pages. Includes list of officers, committees, boosters, music and dance program for the evening; many text-only ads for local businesses. Festivities were held March 9, 1935 at Turn Hall, 44-01 Broadway, Long Island City. Black-and-white photos (in paid advertisements) of Frederick A. Foelsch, Katherine Beutel, Adam Bayer, Max Steinmetz, Carl Deutschman, William K. Kramer. Language: English. Keywords: local, regional, New York City, Queensborough, county, outer borough, German ancestry, history, government, politics, Democrat, social, club, organization, assembly, district, Astoria, Steinway Street, Corona, Elmhurst, Flushing, paper ephemera, 1930s, Depression era. No ISBN. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 1939: The Last Season of Peace Lambert, Angela
Good. 
Hardcover. Stated 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 1989. REMAINDER MARK at bottom edge. Very clean; binding tight. Average jacket wear. 235pp, Index, Bibliography, References, B/W photos. Language: English. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1939: The Making of the Second World War, Aster, Sidney
11 1939: The Making of the Second World War Aster, Sidney
Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket 1973 Simon and Schuster. Later printing. REMAINDER MARK at bottom; foxing at side page edge. Average jacket wear. Text clean. 456pp, Index, Notes, Sources, B/W photos. Language: English. NOTE: Large format-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; may require additional international postage. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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30 Days to a More Spiritual Life, Aborn, Shana
12 30 Days to a More Spiritual Life Aborn, Shana
New. 
Paperback. Brand-new softcover 2000 Doubleday. Superclean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. Gift-giving condition. 182pp. Language: English. 'This simple guidebook is designed to help readers find personal, comprehensible ways to tap into their spirituality in every aspect of daily life. Growing closer to God (or whatever Higher Power) means communicating not only through prayer and meditation but also through understanding and appreciating one's self and one's world. ... [G]uides readers toward creating holy moments in the day and discovering their spiritual sides in interactions with others, in conducting business, and even in expressing love.'--from the publisher. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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365 Ways to Help Your Children Grow , Ellison, Sheila; Barnett, Barbara Ann
13 365 Ways to Help Your Children Grow  Ellison, Sheila; Barnett, Barbara Ann
1570711224 / 9781570711220 Good.  
Paperback. Softcover 1996 Sourcebooks. Inkstamp inside cover says 'Review Copy Not for Sale'. Very clean; appears unread. 365pp. Language: English.  
Price: 5.00 USD
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50 Portrait Lighting Techniques for Pictures That Sell, Hart, John
14 50 Portrait Lighting Techniques for Pictures That Sell Hart, John
Very Good. 
Paperback. Oversize softcover 1983 Amphoto. Very clean; no marks or creases. 144pp, Index, B/W and color photos, makeup tips. Language: English. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Men and a Duck: An Improbable Voyage by Reed Boat to Easter Island , Thorpe, Nick
15 8 Men and a Duck: An Improbable Voyage by Reed Boat to Easter Island  Thorpe, Nick
0743219287 / 9780743219280 New.  
Hardcover. Brand-new 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket 2002 Free Press. Superclean; no marks; never read. Gift-giving condition. 240pp, B/W photos, map, diagrams. Language: English. 'On a fateful South American bus trip, journalist Nick Thorpe overheard some fellow passengers discussing an improbable plan to sail 2,500 miles from northern Chile to Easter Island on the Viracocha -- a boat made of reeds. The crew's aim in reviving this pre-Incan boat-building technology was twofold: to reopen the controversial migration theories of Thor Heyerdahl, who sailed his boat the Kon-Tiki from Peru to Polynesia in 1947, and to have one heck of an adventure in the process. Thorpe talked his way on board Captain Phil Buck's Viracocha only to find himself plagued by uncertainty. Why did the crew include a tree surgeon, a jewelry salesman, and two ducks? What happened to the navigator? Did anybody actually know how to sail? And, most important, where was the life raft?'--from jacket flap.  
Price: 24.00 USD
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800,000,000: The Real China, Terrill, Ross
16 800,000,000: The Real China Terrill, Ross
Good. 
Hardcover. 3rd printing hardcover with dustjacket 1972 Atlantic-Little, Brown Family Bookshelf Edition. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight; price intact on flap. Noticeable edgewear to jacket; 1-inch chunk gone from bottom of jacket spine. 235 pages; black-and-white photos; map. Language: English. '[T]he most sensitive and informed eyewitness study yet written of the people, government and leaders of China. It is the product of Ross Terrill's 1971 trip to China, as one of the first correspondents for an American publication (the Atlantic Monthly) to be admitted after Peking opened its doors.'--from jacket flap. Keywords: Eight Hundred Million, Chinese, Communist, Mao, travel, Western journalist, journalism, Chou En-lai, Kuo Mo-jo. No ISBN. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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A Beginner's Guide to Origami: Easy Step-by-Step Projects, Robinson, Nick
17 A Beginner's Guide to Origami: Easy Step-by-Step Projects Robinson, Nick
1405450487 / 9781405450485 Very Good. 
Hardcover. Hardcover book with spiral-comb spine, published 2005 by Parragon Publishing, U.K. Only light wear: light scratches to cover. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 64 pages; 20 models; paper is NOT included. Language: English. NOTE: Large format-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; requires additional international postage. 'This book is perfect for both the experienced folder and the newcomer to the art of origami. All the basic techniques are shown using informal but comprehensive diagrams. Advice is given on choosing paper, when to fold, and how to create your own designs. The contents include many exciting and previously unpublished new designs.'--from back cover. Spiral binding makes it easier to work on folding while following the diagrams. Keywords: craft, papercraft, paper-folding, art instruction. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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A Book of Hours, Tolley, Dr. T.
18 A Book of Hours Tolley, Dr. T.
0062511327 / 9780062511324 Like New. 
Hardcover. Brand-new hardcover 1st HarperCollins edition 1995. No dustjacket, presumably as issued. Has REMAINDER MARK at bottom page edge. Otherwise pristine; pages bright; binding tight; never read. Ca. 60 pages. Language: English. Lovely little book with 24 color plates selected from great medieval illuminated manuscripts and miniatures; text gives history, facts on artists and patrons, explanation of symbolism. Keywords: religious, religion, art, Christian, Christianity, Roman Catholic, horae, devotion, devotional, meditations. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A Book of Nursery Riddles, Johnson, Jane
19 A Book of Nursery Riddles Johnson, Jane
Good. 
Hardcover. Stated 1st U.S. edition hardcover 1985 Houghton Mifflin. Glossy picture cover--NO DUSTJACKET. SCRATCH on front cover. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Language: English. Ca. 30 pages. 15 traditional British nursery rhymes, each containing a riddle, the answer to which may be found in an accompanying illustration. Lovely color artwork captures much detail of ages past such as period dress and amusements. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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A Boy Like Astrid's Mother, Briskin, Mae
20 A Boy Like Astrid's Mother Briskin, Mae
Acceptable. 
Paperback. Softcover reprint 1990 W. W. Norton. Spine is creased; cover shows wear. Text clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Good reading / research copy. 222 pages. Language: English. 'Making a debut marked by rare strength and authority of voice, Briskin here presents a talent of tremendous promise. All but one of these 15 stories have appeared in magazine form between 1975 and 1987; the author, who did not begin to write until the age of 45, has received four PEN awards. The collection is divided into two parts, and the first offers a wide-ranging selection of 11 narratives, most of which touch on the theme of parent-child love. In the title story, a haunting stray teenage boy forces new definitions into the lives of the family that takes him in. In Giant Sequoia, a woman attempts to manage a visit from her parents, who have an uneasy regard for her husband. ... In Present Tense, a frustrated woman confronts her parents with their age-old habits and weaknesses and suddenly realizes that she has changed the rules of the game without consulting her mother. But the second part of this book, which consists of four stories partly set in Italy during World War II, is where Briskin really soars. Writing of those courageous few who hid Jews, strangers, despite dire personal consequences, the power and intensity of her prose bring stunning authenticity and immediacy to these short narratives....'--Publishers Weekly, 1988. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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