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The Complete Book of Ballroom Dancing

by Richard M. Stephenson; Joseph Iaccarino

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Published
August 1992
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As New
ISBN
9780385424165
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New York: Doubleday / Main Street Books, August 1992. Trade Paperback. August 1992. Full number line. As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Not damaged. 246 pages. More than 500 photographs and illustrations anchor this guide to social dancing that offers easy, step-by-step instructions for most popular ballroom dances: the waltz, fox-trot, tango, cha-cha, polka,… Read more
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The Fireside Book of Fun and Game Songs

by Marie Winn; Allan Miller (music); Whitney Darrow Jr. (illus)

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Published
October 1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671652135
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$17.80

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New York: Simon and Schuster, October 1974. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Red cloth over boards with blue illustration to front board and blue lettering to spine. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Slight spine tilt. Edgewear to jacket with three 1/2-inch tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 224 pages.… Read more
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A River Runs Through It, and Other Stories

by Norman Maclean

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780226500577
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light rubbing and edgewear to covers. Foxing to edges. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiv + 217 pages.
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The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of Streaks

by Ben Cohen

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Published
March 2020
Condition
Fine
Edition
Advance Reader's Edition
ISBN
9780062975775
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$32.80 $22.96
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New York: Custom House. Paperback. March 2020. Advance Reader's Edition. Fine. Slight reading wear to bottom edge of front cover, otherwise As New. 292 pages. For decades, statisticians, social scientists, psychologists, and economists have spent massive amounts of precious time thinking about whether streaks actually exist. After all, a substantial number of decisions that we make in our everyday… Read more
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London: Hakluyt Society. Staple-Bound Pamphlet. 2003. First Edition. As New. Securely bound with two staples in heavy paper wraps. Not from a library. 32 pages, 27 figures. Lecture Delivered at the Annual General Meeting of the Hakluyt Society, 2 July 2002. Note: ISBN printed in pamphlet, 0904180751, is in error (belongs to prior years annual lecture. Correct ISBN is 0904180778.
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Merrily Dance

by Vytautas Finadar Beliajus

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Published
March 1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Delaware, Ohio: Cooperative Recreation Service, March 1955. Second Edition. Staple-bound pamphlet. Very Good. Red circle penciled around title, otherwise As New. Not from a library. 24 p. : ill., music ; 17 cm. Contents: Alabama Gal, American; Chariot, Jewish; Clap Dance, Jewish; Debka Horra, Arabic; Gretel's Carrousel, German; Hey, My Friends, Palestinian; Histoveivi, Jewish; Horra, Palestinian; Kalvelis, Lithuanian; Kashubian… Read more
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International Folk Dance at a Glance

by Cecile Gilbert

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780808707271
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Minneapolis, Minnesota: Burgess Publishing Company, 1969. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Prior owner's name on first page. At least one note penciled in text block. Spine creased. Reading wear to cover. 171 pages. This book is intended for all people who enjoy folk dancing. One can learn a new dance by following the directions, arrows and counts as given… Read more
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All the Cowboys Were Indians

by Stan Brock

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Published
1999
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As New
Edition
Commemorative Edition
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9781892329004
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Lenoir City, Tennessee: Synergy South. Hardcover. 1999. Commemorative Edition. Originally published as Jungle Cowboy. As New book in an As New jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. x + 310 pages. For years, Stan Brock was a regular fixture in America's living rooms as co-host of Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom. All the Cowboys… Read more
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Jungle Cowboy

by Stanley E. Brock

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Published
1972
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780800844448
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New York: Taplinger. Hardcover. 1972. First Edition. Good. Ex-library. Sewn binding. 190 pages. For years, Stan Brock was a regular fixture in America's living rooms as co-host of Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom. All the Cowboys Were Indians is Brock's account of his coming-of-age on the Dadanawa, the world's largest cattle ranch, in Guyana, South America. You will meet Brock… Read more
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Stories of the Wilds : True Experiences in the Jungles of Guyana

by Roy Paul; David A. Granger (Foreword)

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Published
November 2002
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Phoenix Park, West Bank, Demerara, Guyana: Harpy Books. Staple-bound pamphlet. November 2002. First Edition (stated). Very Good. Rubbing and shelf-wear to covers. Not from a library. 40 pages. Contents: Encounter with a Tiger-Cat, The Year of the Wild Pig, A Night to Forget, Jungle Tug-O-War - Man vs. Beast, Trespasser in the Jungle, The Angry Bull, Bush-master!, Christmas… Read more
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The Complete Book of Bridge

by Terence Reese; Albert Dormer

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Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780841502772
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New York: Saturday Review Press/E.P. Dutton. Hardcover. 1974. First U.S. Edition / full number line. Red cloth over boards in dust jacket. Good book in a Good jacket. Ex-Library. Spine cracked. Text unmarked. A good reference copy. 485 pages.
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A Primer of Chinese Acrobatics (Meet a Cultural China)

by Qifeng Fu, Xining Li

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Published
2002
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Very Good
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Rare. Presentation copy issued by the PRC government to foreign institutions and VIPs. Boxed set includes hardcover book, CD-ROM for windows computers and a VHS tape. All are unused and suitable for gifting. Box shows minor shelfwear. Book cover shows many very-small bubble-like spots, most on the rear. See photo. Ninety page book with many color illustrations provides an overview… Read more
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Bleachers

by John Grisham

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Published
October 2003
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385511612
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New York: Doubleday, October 2003. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Binding square and tight. Interior pristine. Cover clean and crisp. Not from a library. Not clipped. 163 pages. High school all-American Neely Crenshaw was probably the best quarterback ever to play for the legendary Messina Spartans. Fifteen years have gone… Read more
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World Atlas of Saltwater Fishing (World Atlas Series)

by Ken Schultz

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Published
August 1990
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780792452874
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New York: Mallard Press, August 1990. Hardcover. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine square and tight. Light foxing to top edge and endpapers. Light shelfwear to jacket. 208 pages. Heavy item; possible additional charge for international and/or expedited shipping. A fascinating full-color tour of the premier saltwater fishing locations around the globe, concentrating on locations most… Read more
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Chanhassen, Minnesota: Creative Publishing International, April 1998. Hardcover. Pictorial covers. No jacket as issued. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine square and very tight. Light rubbing to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Suitable for gifting. 160 pages. This book will teach you the techniques needed to successfully locate and catch every popular freshwater species. From the… Read more
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