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Beautiful Wedding, The

by Wood, Charles Erskine Scott & Sara Bard Field

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Good+ to Very Good-
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$250.00

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Privately printed by Edwin & Robert Grabhorn. Book written in commemoration of the marriage of "Kay and Jim". Katherine and James Caldwell married on 01. September 1929. Katherine was the daughter of Sara Bard Field (poet & suffragist). Sara B. Field was married the second time to Charles Wood (liberal author & politician). There is a handwritten note… Read more
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$250.00
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Lifestyles Fashionstyles: Secrets of Successful Dressing

by Samuel, Kathryn

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Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780356128375
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$28.00

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London: Orbis Book Publishing Corporation Ltd. "The first part of this book is devoted to establishing the qualities that make up your personal lifestyle; the second to those enduring and excitingly different fashion stories which mean that there is always a current "look" which is right for you." Black cloth with silver titling on spine, colour illustsrations and photographs… Read more
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Sioux Falls, S.D.: Dr. F. Shreve Circa 1900. A scarce volume; this is the only hard cover we have seen mentioned - perhaps an early re-bind?? Book is a collection of facts regarding medicine in humans and animals, artificial wines and liquors, miscellaneous formulae for such things as artificial maple syrup, axle grease, blackheads, chocolate, deoderized alcohol, embalming fluid, fly… Read more
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$125.00
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Register of Twentieth Century Johnians, Vol 1, 1900-1949, Draft

by St. John's College, Cambridge

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
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$20.00

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Cambridge: St. John's College, 2003 Draft copy, covers all those admitted to the college in the first half of the century. White soft cover with black titling on front, 510 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, front and back corners lightly bumped/creased which continues into text, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for… Read more
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Old McGill 1951

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Published
1951
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Good
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$20.00

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Montrreal, P.Q.: Undergraduates of McGill University, 1951 Annual yearbook of McGill University for the class of 1951, Volume 54. Off-white hard cover with red titling, rounded corners, end papers illustrated with black and white photograph of graduation day, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, several pages of advertising at end of book, 399 pages. Cover has light… Read more
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Bang Family in StrømsøThe

by Bang, Cathinco; MacCallum, Colin; Vikran, Elisabeth

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780973852905
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$25.00

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West Vancouver, BC, Canada: Boiler Island Air Systems Inc., 2005 The Bang Family in Stromso: A little about its origin and activities. Collected and edited by Cathinco Bang. Translated from the Norwegian by Colin MacCallum, PEng, with assistance from Elisabeth Vikran, nee Bang. Glossy illustrated soft cover, signed by Translator,185 pages plus copy of family tree in rear pocket.… Read more
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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

by Chua, Amy

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2011
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780142429105
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$21.00

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Penguin Audio, 2011 This is a story about a mother, two daughters, and two dogs. This was supposed to be a story of how Chinese parents are better at reaising kids than Western ones. But instead, it's about a bitter clash of cultures, a fleeting taste of glory, and how I was humbled by a thirteen-year-old. Audiobook read by the… Read more
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One Hundred Chin Lifters on Our 100th Year, 1853-1953

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Published
1954
Condition
Good+
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$14.00

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Montreal: Richardson, Bond & Wright Limited, 1954 Book was "presented on the occasion of our 100th Anniversary as printers in Canada. All have appeared in pamphlet form some time during the past 20 years. Since their beginning in the early 1930's, "Chin Lifters" have been produced to overcome discouragement, to relieve anxiety - to strengthen purpose - to… Read more
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$14.00
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Jacob Mueller: German Revolutionary, American Liberal

by Gardiner, Duncan B.

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$90.00

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Cleveland, Ohio, 2005 Gardiner compiled a family's encyclopedia, the most reliable possible collection of names, vital dates, and other important information about each individual in the Mueller family. Red cloth, gilt titling to front and spine, 278 pages. Minor edge wear, top free corner and top of spine show a small bump each. Shipping charges are calculated… Read more
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$90.00