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The 5 W's: When? An Omnium-Gatherum of the Garden of Eden & the Macintosh Apple, the Fruit-of-the-Month & the Seventh-Inning Stretch, the Summer of Love & April Fool's Day & More of Life's Milestones
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The 5 W's: When? An Omnium-Gatherum of the Garden of Eden & the Macintosh Apple, the Fruit-of-the-Month & the Seventh-Inning Stretch, the Summer of Love & April Fool's Day & More of Life's Milestones

By McHugh, Erin

New York: Sterling, 2005-11-28. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear; This series of five books presents a varied, engaging collection of trivia organised around the five classic queries: who, what, when, where and why. When Was That? Is the third title in the 5 Ws series. It has the same light-hearted and entertaining tone as the other titles, with the small, appealing format that demands to be picked up and opened again and again. This book contains a collection of trivia about eras in history, what time has brought us, and when events and inventions that you always wonder about took place

$1.49

A Dictionary of American-English Usage
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A Dictionary of American-English Usage

By Nicholson, Margaret

New York: Signet, 1957. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear, some cover scuffing;

$1.49

Concise Columbia Encyclopedia
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Concise Columbia Encyclopedia

By Columbia University Press

New York: Avon Books, 1983-08-01. Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear, cover creasing; 15000+ articles. Complete one-stop reference. 940+ pages

$1.49

The New Merriam-Webster Pocket Dictionary

By Merriam-Webster

New York: Pocket Books, 1964. Hardcover. Good. rebound Cardinal books paperback edition; some edge wear, light soiling to boards;

$2.25

How to Build a Better Vocabulary
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How to Build a Better Vocabulary

By Nurnberg, Maxwell; Rosenblum, Morris

New York: Grand Central Publishing, 1989-08-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; Quizzes and examples of actual vocabulary tests are included in an informal guide to vocabulary enrichment for students, businessmen, and general readers

$1.00

The New American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form

By Morehead, Albert H

New York: Signet, 1962. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear;

$1.49

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Six)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Six covers: Social Maturity Scale to Index

$3.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Three)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Three covers: Family Size to Maternity.

$3.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Four)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Four covers: Measles to Prostitution

$3.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume Five)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: Parents' Magazine Press, 1950. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume Five covers: Psychiatric Help to Social, Physical and Mental Development.

$3.00

The Mother's Encyclopedia in Six Volumes (Volume One)

By Editors of Parents' Magazine

New York: The Parents' Institute, 1950. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. corners bumped, edge wear to boards and spine tips, some light soiling to cloth; An encyclopedia covering all subjects related to new motherhood and parenting; Volume One covers: Accidents to Competition.

$3.00

Dictionary of Modern Acronyms & Abbreviations

By Goldstein, Milton

Indiannapolis: Howard W. Sams & Co, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. some soiling to cream cloth boards, edge wear;

$11.25

Webster's Elementary Dictionary: A Dictionary for Boys and Girls

By Mirriam-Webster, A

New York: American Book Company, 1941. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. heavy edge wear to boards, some soiling and staining to cloth, hinges worn; 739 pages;

$6.00

Big Secrets
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Big Secrets

By Poundstone, William

New York: William Morrow Paperbacks, 1985-06-26. Paperback. Good. edge wear, some soiling to page ends; A compendium of top-secret information reveals the truth about the Rorschach tests, lie detectors, secret ingredients in Coca-Cola and Kentucky Fried Chicken, mysterious initiation rites, magicians' tricks, and others.

$1.49

Bigger Secrets - More Than 125 Things They Prayed You'd Never Find Out
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Bigger Secrets - More Than 125 Things They Prayed You'd Never Find Out

By Poundstone, William

New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1986-01-01. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear to boards and jacket, corners bumped, some rubbing to jacket; A remarkable compilation of inside information, confirming the uncensored truth about some of America's top secrets, from the important to the amusing. Follows the success of Poundstone's Big Secrets.

$1.49

Biggest Secrets: More Uncensored Truth About All Sorts of Stuff You Are Never Supposed to Know

By Poundstone, William

New York: William Morrow & Co, 1993-05-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. some light soiling to jacket and page ends; From the author of the mega-selling Big Secrets comes an even bolder and more entertaining foray into a host of things that many people don't want anyone else to know. Poundstone has discovered Zsa Zsa Gabor's real age, Saddam Hussein's plan to have himself cloned, the secret rituals of the Boy Scouts, Sylvester Stallone's pornographic movie, the secret stuff the government puts on $100 bills, and more. 10 illustrations.

$1.49

The World, The Flesh, The Devil: A Biographical Dictionary of Witches

By Ericson, Eric

New York: Mayflower Books, 1981. Hardcover. Good/Good. edge wear to jacket and boards, some light soiling to jacket, some spatter stains on page ends; Consise biographical entries on hundreds of historical people - Witches, Warlocks, Sorcerors, Magicians & Necromancers, from John Dee to Gerald Gardner, John Fian to Aleister Crowley.

$5.25

What's your literacy IQ?: Test yourself on your literacy and general knowledge : 1,200 questions on subjects from abacus to zygotes

By Gleason, Norma

New York: Barnes & Noble, 1998-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. light edge wear, small chip in cover; Test your literacy by answering 1,200 questions in 33 quizzes covering hundreds of topics. The questions in the first section are set up in alphabetical categories with answers beginning with the same letter as the category itself. The more challenging second section includes questions set up in such categories as literary characters, music, mythology, astronomy, political parties, and foreign words--with no clues provided.

$1.49

Webster's Legal Speller

By Springfiel

Springfield: Merriam Webster, 1978-10-01. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Soukhanov, Anna H. edge wear to boards, some light soiling; When the letters of the law count, rely on this practical reference source. It shows how to spell and hyphenate 28,000 terms that are widely used in legal contexts, including common British legal terms and medical terms that are likely to occur in accident, malpractice, and insurance cases.

$1.12

Webster's National Dictionary of the English Language: Based on the Principles Established by Noah Webster, Self-pronouncing, Newly Revised Edition

By Webster, Noah

New York: Leslie Schwartz Associates, 1962. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. spine cover missing, boards heavily rubbed and edgeworn, hinges weak;

$3.75

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