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Cheap Meat: Flap Food Nations in the Pacific Islands
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Cheap Meat: Flap Food Nations in the Pacific Islands

By Gewertz, Deborah; Errington, Frederick

Berkeley California: University of California Press, 2010. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (rougly) 9" by 6" (inches) flat uncreased spine, square true clean & tight, x, 213 pages with b & w photos and diagrams through-out, Very Good condition with minor edge wear, with bottom block edge stamped "Used Book" . ---show the complexity of globalization by focusing on the mosts unlikely commodity. This work demonstsrates at once how unfettered capitalism is able to use global circulation to literally convert one person's trash to another's treasure & how resilient Pacific Islanders refashion Western commodities to their own ends." (Paige West) Check out the scans. . 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.80

The Art of Medicine:  Healing and the Limits of Technology
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The Art of Medicine: Healing and the Limits of Technology

By Ho Ping Kong, Dr. Herbert; (with) Michael Posner

Toronto: ECW Press, 2014. -----The scan you see is the book you get. White boards with black lettering, headband, xxvii, 266 pages, Fine condition (feels unread), dust jacket is in Fine condiltion, now in Mylar. "Looking at the arts of seeing, hearing, palpation, empathy & advocacy, he hopes to help reshape the modern medical system to one that provids patients with a more humane & holistic form of care." Check out the scans. . 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.79

From the Ashes of My Dreams  -(SIGNED)-
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From the Ashes of My Dreams -(SIGNED)-

By Smith, Ed -(signed)-

St John's NFL: Flanker Press Limited, 2002. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 8 1/2" by 5 3/4" (inches), flat uncreased spine, clean square & tight, SIGNED (without inscription), 322 pages, Near Fine to Fine condtion. unread quality. "From the Ashes of My Dreams is the story of his sturggle to come to grips with quadriplegia after a motor vehicle accident in 1998, & describes his adventures & misadventures of seventeen months in rehabilitation centres in Newfoundland & Toronto." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 2nd Printing. Soft Covers with French Flaps. Near Fine - Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.79

The Classical Man
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The Classical Man

By Kim, Richard

Hamilton, ON, Canada: Rising Sun Productions, 1999. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), tight clean & square, flat uncreased spine, 194 pages with illustrations and b & w photos through-out, Near Fine condition. Check out the scans. . 6th Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.72

The Philosophy of John Dewey (2 volume set):  vol one - The Structure of Experience;  vol two - The Lived Experience ;  -(complete 2 book (hard covers with dust jackets) set "The Philosophy of John Dewey")-
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The Philosophy of John Dewey (2 volume set): vol one - The Structure of Experience; vol two - The Lived Experience ; -(complete 2 book (hard covers with dust jackets) set "The Philosophy of John Dewey")-

By Dewey, John; (edited with an Intro & Commentary by) John J. McDermott

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1973. -----The scans you see are the books you get. Both books are red cloth with black and gilt on spine, (xli), 1 - 354, (xli), 355 - 723 total pages, books are in Near Fine conditiion with ink names on ffrep, dust jackets are in Very Good to Very Good Plus condition with vol 1 having a small amount of bleeding along top edge to inside back/reverse cover, does not show through, both books have a minor edge wear, now in Mylar. "Presented here are the major writings of America's most distinguished philosopher & social critic, John Dewey. This cogent & illuminating introduction encompasses the wide scope of Dewey's though & works and affords great insight into his role in the history off ideas." Books are: (The Philosophy of John Dewey (2 volume set): vol one "The Structure of Experience" / vol two "The Lived Experience." The complete two book, hard covers with dust jackets, set "The Philosophy of John Dewey." Check out the scans. . 1st Editions. Hard Covers. Near Fine/Very Good to Very Good Plus. Illus. by Jacket illustration by Sam Salant for both books, . 8vo.

$45.31

Grouping:  When I Am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple (with the companion volume) - If I Had My Life to Live Over:  I Would Pick More Daisies -(two soft covers)-
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Grouping: When I Am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple (with the companion volume) - If I Had My Life to Live Over: I Would Pick More Daisies -(two soft covers)-

By Haldeman-Martz, Sandra (ed)

Watsonville, Calif : Papier-Mache Press, 1991. -----The scans you see are the books you get. Both books are clean square and tight, flat uncreased spines, 191, 209 pages with b & w photos through-out both books, Near Fine condition with a small inscription along top edge of title page by ? in "When I Am An Old Woman". "---shows that we're not alone, that women in awide variethy of circumstances have found unique ways of challenging the years' passing." (Older Woman's League). "Beautifully written portraits of womankind -- powerful accounts relying on neither anger nor rage to carry their universal messages." (Candace Atkins) Check out the scans. . Early Reprints Various Years . Soft Covers. Near Fine. Illus. by Deidre Scherer. 8vo.

$17.37

You Cannot Die: The Incredible Findings of a Century of Research on Death
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You Cannot Die: The Incredible Findings of a Century of Research on Death

By Currie, Ian; foreword by Joe Fisher

Toronto: Somerville House Books, 1998. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, square clean and tight, flat spine, xvi, 447 pages, Near Fine condition. "A fascinating look at death, near-death experiences, and reincarnation." Contents include: Foreword by Joe Fisher / Intro / Messengers From the Land of the Dead: Apparitions / The Dead Among the Living: Hauntings / The Ghost Within: Out-of-the-Body Experiences / Those Who Are About to Die: Deathbed Visions / What It's Like to Die: Resuscitation Experiences / I Want a Body: Possession Experiences / Birth Is Not a Beginning: Reincarnation / Bridging the Worlds: Accounts From the Realm Beyond Death / notes. Check out the scans. . 1998 Edition . Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$16.95

Bitters:  A Spirited History of a Classic Cure-All, with Cocktails, Recipes, and Formulas  -(REVIEW COPY - with Review Card loosely laid in)-
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Bitters: A Spirited History of a Classic Cure-All, with Cocktails, Recipes, and Formulas -(REVIEW COPY - with Review Card loosely laid in)-

By Parsons, Brad

Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.: Ten Speed Press, 2011. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Glossy pictorial hard cover, headband, 231 pages filled with colour photos, Near Fine condition. "Bitters turns a potentially esoteric topic into a breezy read, packed with recipes for the bar & kitchen that we will certainly be adding to our repertoire. Brad's witty, generous storytelling & excellent historical research, paired with the handsome visuals, set this book apart" (Frank Castronovo) Contents include: Intro / A Brief Histsory of Bitters / A Bitters Boom / Making Your Own Bitters / Setting Up Your Bar / Bitters Hall of Fame / Old-Gurad Cocktails / New-Look Cocktails / Bitters in the Kitchen / Recommended reading for the Cocktail enthusiast / index. Check out the scans. . First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Photographs by Ed Anderson,. 8vo.

$23.95

How to Be a Champion from 9 to 90 : Body, Mind, and Spirit Training  -(SIGNED by Earl W. Fee)-
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How to Be a Champion from 9 to 90 : Body, Mind, and Spirit Training -(SIGNED by Earl W. Fee)-

By Fee, Earl W. -(signed)-; forword by Payton Jordan

Toronto: Feetness, 2001. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover, tight square and clean, flat uncreased spine, SIGNED and inscribed by Earl W. Fee., (xii) 404 pages. "The secrets of Earl Fee, a world master's champion, are revealed that helped him achieve over 30 world records in running. This material is supported herein by hundreds of references. Fifteen chapters explain how to improve general physical & mental fitness with major emphasis on mental training, nutrition, physiology, inspiration, & motivation. Ten chapters reveal the how & why of running training for sprinting, middle & long distance, hurdles, and running in the pool. Athletes from 9 - 90 will benefit from this information since all are bound by the same training principles. Precautions & training are explained for the extreme young & old." Contents include: Foreword by Payton Jordan / Intro / How to be a Champion / Physiological Principles / Mental Preparation / Running Form / Base Training and Hill Training / Principles of Training / Training for Sprinters / General Training Theory for Distance Runners / Training for 800 & 1500 Metres, and Mile / Training for 5K, 10K, & Marathon / Design Your Own Distance Training Schedule / Running in the Pool / Stretching / Recovery / Self Massage / Training Shoes / Nutrition / Body Fat & Fat Consumption / Injury Prevention & Causes / Weight Training / Hurdling / Tactics / Younger & Older Competitors / Inspirational Poems for Athletes / Inspirational Sayings / index. Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$36.50

A Handbook of First Aid:  In Accidents Emergencies Poisoning Sunstroke, Etc.  -Household Edition
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A Handbook of First Aid: In Accidents Emergencies Poisoning Sunstroke, Etc. -Household Edition

By Blech, Dr. Gustavus M

Chicago: Bauer & Black, 1916. -----Tight & square, with no indication of reprint or edition, 127 pages with photos and illustration, some damp staining to front cover & a couple of light spots on 1st page, check out scan, , no names, with added ink written first aid information on blank end paper. Contents include: Intro / The Human Body / Cleanliness / Wounds / Hemorrhage / Shock (Collapse) / Fainting (Syncope) / Burns / Dislocations / Fractures or Broken Bones / Sprains / Bruises / Electric Shock - Lightning / Drowning / Poisoning / Sundtroke - Heatstroke / Bandaging / Artificial Respiration / Carrying Patients / Foreign Bodies / index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. Assumed 1st. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.75

Gaia's Body: Toward a Physiology of Earth
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Gaia's Body: Toward a Physiology of Earth

By Volk, Tyler

New York: Copernicus Books, 1997. -----Quarter bound in black cloth green boards with green lettering on spine, no names, (xvi) 269 pages with b & w photos and illustrations, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition. "Gaia, the largest entity in the nested system of life on Earth, is surely not an organsim, but it evertheless shows a kind of physiology with fascinating internal dynamics. A seamless, engagingly readable introduction to the budding new field of Earth physiology." Contents include: Preface: Fantastic Voyagers / Breathing of the Biosphere / A Global Holarchy / Outer Light, Inner Fire / The Parts of Gaia / Worldwide Metabolisms / Embodied Energy / The Music of This Sphere / Gaia in Time / Bibliography / index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/NF. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.25

Evolution of Sickness and Healing
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Evolution of Sickness and Healing

By Fabrega, Horacio Jr

Berkeley: Univ of California Pr, 1997. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Quarter bound in black cloth green boards with gilt on spine, head band, no names, (xv) 364 pages with line drawings, Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition. Contents include: Preface / The Need for Theory in the study of Sickness and Healing / Origins of Sickness and Healing / Early Stages of the Evolution of Sickness and Healing / Later Stages of the Evolution of Sickness and Healing / Culture, Drugs, and Disorders of Habituation / Somatopsychic Disorders in an Evolutionary Context / Description Parameters of Sickness and Healing / An Evolutionary Conception of Sickness and Healing / A Broad View of Medical Evolution / Implications of an Evolutionary Approach to Sickness and Healing / Toward an Evolutionary Philosophy of Medicine / Appendix: Outline of the Evolution of Sickness and Healing / References / index. Check out the scans. . First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/NF. Illus. by Jacket Art: Goya, "Self-Portrait with Dr. Arrieta". 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.31

The Household Formula Book:  Easy-to-Prepare, Money-Saving Recipes for Many Products Used Daily in the House, Garage and Garden
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The Household Formula Book: Easy-to-Prepare, Money-Saving Recipes for Many Products Used Daily in the House, Garage and Garden

By Uncredited; Coles

Toronto: Coles, 1976. -----Tight square and clean, flat uncreased spine, 115 pages +, no names, light browning to inside front else Near Fine. Contents include: Intro / Improvised Apparatus / Around the House / In the Kitchen / Decorating / Medical / Cosmetics / Handicrafts / In the Garage / In the Garden / Sources of Supply / index / plus 4 blank pages for your "Own Formulas". Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. 1st Coles Thus . Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$8.25

Country Cures:  Remedies for All Seasons   -(SIGNED)-
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Country Cures: Remedies for All Seasons -(SIGNED)-

By Williams, Ann -(signed)-

Lancaster, PA: Dalesman Pub , 1981. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Tight square and clean, 64 pages, -SIGNED by author on title page, with illustrations through-out, former owners name on inside front cover, minor edge wear. "There is a growing recognition of the value of many of the old cures and remedies. Based on the sound principles of self-help, they were - and are - freely available without the necessity of obtaining a prescription! This book contains a comprehensive selection of cures & remedies, grouped according to season & including recipes for such traditional fare as nettle beer, sour dock pudding, raspberry vinegar & treacle possset. There are also sections on raw materials, toilet preparations, household & magic remedies, and on keeping healthy today." Contents include: Country Cures / Spring Remedies / Summer Remedies / Autumn Remedies / Winter Remedies / Raw Materials / Toilet Preparaitions / Household Remedies / Magic Remedies / Keeping Healthy Today / Bibliography / Suppliers / index. Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Front cover drawing by Fred Rolfe, interior illustrations by David Nash. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$23.02

A Manual of Surgical Treatment Vol 1. (of 6 vol's) Treatment of General Surgical Diseases, Including Inflammation, Suppuration, Ulceration, Gangrene, Wounds & Their Complications, Infective Diseases & Tumors, the Administration of Anaesthetics
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A Manual of Surgical Treatment Vol 1. (of 6 vol's) Treatment of General Surgical Diseases, Including Inflammation, Suppuration, Ulceration, Gangrene, Wounds & Their Complications, Infective Diseases & Tumors, the Administration of Anaesthetics

By Cheyne, W. Watson; Burghard, F. F

Philadelphia: Lea Brothers & Co., 1899. .....Red cloth with gilt on spine, Preface dated April 1899, Assumed First Lea Brothers Edition, headband, xiv + 285 pages, with illustrations through-out, tight clean and square, edge wear/rubbing, minor fraying, ink name on half-title page, end papers browning. Contents include: Preface / Inflammation / Acute Suppuration / Ulceration / Gangrene / Anaestsetics, by Dr. J. Fredk. Silk / Wounds, Management of Operations and the Treatment of Their Chief Immediate Risks: Hemorrhage, Shock and Syncope / Wounds: Modes of Healing / Wounds: Treatment of Incised Wounds / Wounds: Punctured, Contused, Lacerated, and Poisoned Wounds; Burns, Scalds, and Frost-Bites / Wounds: Infective Diseases of Wounds / Affections of Cicatrices / Syphilis / Chancroid or Soft Sore / Tuberculosis / Tumours / List of Illustrations. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. Assumed First Lea Brothers Edition . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$38.25

The Forest and the Sea ...a Look at the Economy of Nature and the Ecology of Man ..Illustrated
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The Forest and the Sea ...a Look at the Economy of Nature and the Ecology of Man ..Illustrated

By Bates, Marston

Toronto: Signet, 1964. ....# P-2506, Signet Science Library, tight square and clean, flat spine with minor edge wear, 216 pages + 16 pages of b & w illustrations and photos, small swarth of white out inside front cover far left edge. "Naturalist Marston Bates explains the fantastic force of man's cultural explosion, showing how the sea and forest, the flower and the tree, the amoeba and the human being are all interrelated in a continuous biological cycle of life and regeneration. This provocative book speculates on the effect of man's presence on earth - how it has altered, and may CONTINUE TO ALTER DANGEROUSLY, the delicate balance of nature's economy." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Canadian Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$12.75

My Father's House: A Memoir of Incest and of Healing  -(SIGNED)-
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My Father's House: A Memoir of Incest and of Healing -(SIGNED)-

By Fraser, Sylvia -(signed)-

New York: Harpercollins, 1992. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover, 254 pages, SIGNED BY SYLVIA FRASER, tight clean and square, with inscription on title page (former owner's ?), flat uncreased spine with minor shelf wear. "A horror story, a mystery, and a coming-of-age story told with lyric beauty and intensity, My Father's House is an unforgettable book." Check out the scans.. Signed by Author. First Edition 3rd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$27.75

Grouping:  "Edgar Cayce on the Dead Sea Scrolls" ...with "Edgar Cayce Sex and the Spiritual Path" 2 Soft Covers
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Grouping: "Edgar Cayce on the Dead Sea Scrolls" ...with "Edgar Cayce Sex and the Spiritual Path" 2 Soft Covers

By Kittler, Glenn; Puryear, Herbert B

New York: Paperback Library 1st 1970 / Bantam 1st 1986. ....2 paperbacks, both are tight clean and square, no names or store stamps, "Edgar Cayce on the Dead Sea Scrolls" by Glen D. Kittler under the editorship of Hugh Lynn Cayce "This century's most exciting archaeological discovery - the Dead Sea Scrolls - in relation to the Life Readings of Edgar Cayce, America's most famous clairvoyant." edge wear, minor closed tear on lower spine, VG conditon / "Edgar Cayce Sex and the Spiritual Path" by Herbert B. Puryear, "Based upon the readings of the Sleeping Prophet.", faint edge wear, VG+ condiiton, any image directly beside this lisitng is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Editions First Printings. Soft Covers. Very Good.

$12.50

Snackers:  Kick the Junk Food Habit ....over 200 Recipes ...No Refined Sugar, No Artificial Colorings, No Imitation Flavorings, No Chemical Preservatives, Only Pure Food!
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Snackers: Kick the Junk Food Habit ....over 200 Recipes ...No Refined Sugar, No Artificial Colorings, No Imitation Flavorings, No Chemical Preservatives, Only Pure Food!

By Wallace, Maureen & Jim

Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, Limited, 1978. ....Tight square and clean, vii + 136 pages, flat uncreased spine, creasing on back cover. "230 ways to get at least 100% of everybody's Minimum Daily Requirement of tasty, nutritous, healthful, easy-to-prepare snacks. Good for kids, good for adults, good for breakfasts, good for between meals, good food made from good natural ingredients." Contents include: Better Nutrition / Bar & Squares / Cakes & Cheesecakes / Candy Snacks / Cookies / Creams & Custards / Dessert Breads / Miscellaneous Treats / Muffins / Pies & Pastries / Sauces & Spreads / "Soft" Drinks / Index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.75

Annuals:  The American Garden Association Garden Guides
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Annuals: The American Garden Association Garden Guides

By Fell, Derek

New York: Smithmark Pub, 1992. ....Tight clean and square, 192 pages, no names, dust jacket is in VG+ condition. "Information on approximately 200 of the most spectacular annuals for desisgn and cultivation. With essential info on height, bloom, hardiness, culture, and uses, as well as a color photograph of each annual, this is the perfect guide to these magnificent plants." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Spiral Bound Soft Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.75

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