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"8,789 Words of Wisdom"

By: "Kipfer, Barbara Ann"

Price: $4.45

Publisher: Workman Publishing Company,

"8,789 Words Of Wisdom" is brimming with great advice, maxims, sayings and saws, proverbs, precepts and truths-8,789 of them, to be exact. Turn to any spot in the book and there is the secret to living a happier, healthier, saner, more productive life. Learn to unlearn. Appreciate the questions as much as the answers. Stretch beyond what is comfortable. There are folksy expressions polished smooth over time: If you think you can, you can. Experience is the best teacher. ... View more info

"A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English: Colloquialisms, and Catch-Phrases, Solecisms and Catachresis, Nicknames, and Vulgarisms (8th Edition)"

By: "Partridge, Eric (Paul Beale, ed.)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Macmillan, NY, 1984

Edition: (8th edition)

"Book is as new except for rubbed cover corners and light age soil to exterior page edges. The dust jacket is present and intact but has creased and ripped edges. (reinforced with clear tape) 1400 pages with over 100,000 entries from ""A.A. of the G.G."" to ""zymotic (zymy)"" 8x10x2.5""" View more info

"An Incomplete Education, Revised Edition"

By: "Jones, Judy, Wilson, William"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books,

"An astonishing amount of information."--Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, The New York TimesWhen it was originally published in 1987, An Incomplete Education became a surprise bestseller. Now this instant classic has been completely updated, outfitted with a whole new arsenal of indispensable knowledge. Here's your chance to fill in the gaps left by your school years, reacquire all the facts you once knew then promptly forgot, and become the Renaissance man or woman yo... View more info

"Charles E. Ives: Discography (Historical Sound Recordings, Number 1) "

By: "Warren, Richard (compiler)"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New Haven, 1972

Edition: (1st edition)

"Ex-library. As new except for minor library markings. No dust jacket, as issued. ""Information on all recordings issued by December 31, 1971…The Charles E. Ives Collection, Yale University Music Library contains a copy of every known commercially issued recording by professional musicians of a work by Ives except for Yaddo I.2.""" View more info

"Dictionnaire de l'Aeronautique et de l'espace - Dictionary of aeronautics & Space Technology (Anglas - Francais, English - French), Volume I"

By: "Goursau, Henri"

Price: $57.95

Publisher: "Saint-Orens-de-Gameville, France", 1982

Edition: "(5th edition, 5th printing, 1990)"

"As new except for owner's name on title page and exterior page edges plus rubbing to spine corners of glossy cover. Glossary of terms from English to French (l'Aviation Commerciale, Gererale, Militaire; les Propulseurs, Helicopteres, Vehicules a effet de surface, Missiles; l'Astronautique; l'Aerothermodynamique; l'Electronique, etc.) plus conversion tables. 727 pages, 6.75x4.5"" (17.5x11.5cm)." View more info

"Enciclopedia Hispanica, Temapedia"

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Barcelona, Spain", 1990

Edition: (reprint 1992)

"As new - gift quality! Brown leather with gilt lettering and design on spine. Single volume with lengthy essays on broad topics from ""Aeronautica to Astronautica to ""Zoologia"". 11-25x8.5"" (28.5x21.8cm) Text in Spanish." View more info

"Fanfare: The Magazine for Serious Record Collectors - Volume 14, No. 2, November/December 1990"

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Tenafly, NJ", 1990

"As new. Interviews with Andrew Schenck (Success in Musical America), Neuma's Shirish Korde (Doing the Right Thing), Thomas Allen, Janos Sebestyen and Yuli Turovsky; An Anthology of Australian Music on Disc; plus regular features." View more info

"Gregg Shorthand, Series 90"

By: "Gregg, Leslie & Zoubek"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Gregg Division/ McGraw Hill, NY, 1978

" Tight, light age tanning to pages, light age soil to exterior, square. School copy with student stamp inside front cover. No dust jacket as issued. Revised in order to ""teach students to read and write Gregg Shorthand rapidly and accurately in the shortest time provide students with transcription readiness by building their vocabulary and developing their ability to spell and punctuate accurately...""" View more info

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"Hippocrene Dictionary and Phresebook Bosinian-English, English-Bosnian"

By: "Kroll, Susan"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, HIPPOCRENE BOOKS INC, c1998

"As new - gift quality! Text English to Bosnian and Bosnian to English. Pocket size. 169 pages. 7x3.75"" (17.7x9.7cm)" View more info

"Periwinkle: Alice in Waltonland - Walton High School Yearbook - Class of June, 1938 - Bronx, NY"

By: "Kochmann, Jane (ed.)"

Price: $46.95

Publisher: "Bronx, NY", 1938

"Book is tight, bright, clean, slight tilt to spine. Blue, linen-finish cloth with dark blue lettering. Slight softening of spine ends. Typical messages with signatures from many of the class to Margaret (Peggy). Dust jacket is intact but faded with creased spine ends and multiple small rips along top and bottom edges. At the time this was publish Walton was the largest Girl's Public High School in the world. It was located in the Knightsbridge section of the Bronx ... View more info

A Writer's Guide to Research and Documentation

By: "Rasmussen, Kirk G. "

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Upper Saddle River, NJ",

Edition: (Fifth Edition)

"As new - gift quality! 92 page reference with sections on Using Sources and 4 sections on Documentation Sources: MLA Style; Chicago Manual Style (CMS); APA Guidelines; and, CBE Systems." View more info

Almanaque Recreio: Tudo sobre o Brasil e o mundo

By: "Civita, Roberto (ed.) (Jean Galvao, illus.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil", 2005

Edition: (2a edicao)

"As new except for corner bump which had creased the corner of @ 12 pages. ""Estados brasileiros - Culture popular - Natureza - Populacau brasileira - Cidadania - Biografias - Linha do tempo - Continentes - Paises - Religiao - Astronomia - Artes"" . Colorful illustrations. Text in Portuguese. 235 pages + , 10-1/8x6-1/2"" (25.6x15.5cm)" View more info

Case: Parts Catalog (TC-37F) - Farmall Cub; International Cub; Cub Lo-Boy Tractor

By: JI Case/Tenneco

Price: $48.95

Publisher: 0, JI Case / Tenneco, 1979

Edition: (Revision No. 6)

"As new! Photos of tractors. Assembly drawings with exploded views keyed to parts lists. 3-ring (standard) punched for inclusion in binder with similar documents. 10-7/8x8-3/8"" (27.6x21.3cm)" View more info

Dictionary of Mathematical Sciences - Worterbuch der Mathematischen Wissenschaften: Volume I German-English + Volume II English-German (2 books)

By: "Herland, Leo"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NY, c1954

"Tight, bright, clean and square. Slight rubbing to spine ends and cover corners. Owner's name stamped inside front cover. 2 volumes, 235 and 336 pages respectively. German to English and English to German." View more info