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The Skeptical Inquirer. Vol VII No1 Fall 1982

by Frazier, Kendrick (Editor)

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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Buffalo, NY: Committee For The Scientific Investigation of Claims of The Paranormal, 1982. Illustrated covers. Contents include: Prophecy and The Selling of Nostradamus, PSI Claims & The Classroom, Randi on Misstatements., Skotography Scam, and Unsolved Mysteries and Extraordinary Phenomena, Etc.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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The Other Side Of Death. Is Survival of Death Possible?

by Bayless, Raymond

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Near Fine
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New York: University Books, Inc (c. 1971) Foreword by Robert Crookall, B. Sc. (psychology), D. Sc., Ph.D . Having devoted more than two decades to study and investigation of paranormal phenomena, psychical researcher Ramond Bayless presents a well ordered, logical, and awesome theory of what life is like 'on the other side of death'. Green cloth… Read more
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The New Indians

by Steiner, Stan

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Published
1968
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Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
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New York: Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 1968. Illustrated card wraps. The first full scale report of the gathering "Red Power" movement....a revolt against the white man's culture and its debasement of the tribal way. Nineteen chapters, appendices from A through to J, selected bibliography and index. A list of illustrations provided. The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio writes...."an… Read more
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Fraternally Yours. A History of The Independent Order of Foresters

by Potter, Warren and Robert Oliver

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: The Queen Anne Press Limited, 1967. 205 pp includes appendices. Heavy card wraps. Members of the Order and all who know of its activity will find this a fascinating and absorbing history. Foreword by Foster F. Farrell - Secretary-Treasurer, National Fraternal Congress of America. A photograph section is also present - some of the photos shown here are of… Read more
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The Unseen Assassins

by Angell, Norman

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Reading Copy
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London: Hamish Hamilton 1932 Fourth Impression. This book without dust jacket is being offered as a READING COPY. Ffep missing. The content is divided into two parts.... Part One 'Our Failure To See The Invisible' (Chap I to IX) .... Part Two 'A Book of Case' (Chap I to IV). Two leaves (both front and rear, unopened). A… Read more
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X-Raying The Pharaohs

by Harris, James E. / Kent R. Weeks

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1973
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$34.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973. The most important breakthrough in Egyptology since the discovery of Tutankhamon's Tomb. Illustrated with the original X-rays and other photographs - a portfolio of pictures. Chapter One : The Mummy - Clue to the Past, Chapter Two : The Making of the Mummy -Preparation for Eternity, Chapter Three : The Mummy Defiled-… Read more
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The Magic Catalogue...A Guide to the Wonderful World of Magic

by Doerflinger, William

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780876902738
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$20.00

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New York: A Sunrise Book/E.P. Dutton, 1977. Illustrated card wraps. . Illustrated with photographs, drawings and engravings, including eight pages in full color. Magic tricks you can master, together with a short history of the art of magic...rare memorabilia of the fascinating Fraternity of Famous Magicians...hundreds of magical effects you can buy and collect...magic with flowers....tricks with coins and… Read more
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Bioburst. The Impact of Modern Biology On The Affairs of Man

by Re, Richard Noel

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1986
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780807112892
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$25.00

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Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press, 1986. This book is a lucid treatise intended for a general audience. The essays deal with the life of the body and the life of the mind. They contain fact and speculation, each clearly identified. Twenty-one chapters are offered, an appendix, notes and index. A list of figures present....twenty-seven in total. White… Read more
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Understanding China. A Guide To China's Economy, History and Political Structure

by Starr, John Bryan

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780809094882
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$18.50

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New York: Hill and Wang, 1997. In this succinct, modest and refreshingly clearheaded book, John Starr offers all the background material, basic data, and analysis of the issues at stake that are needed to grasp the truths in China's crisis-ridden present situation. No one who visits China, who wants to work in China or with the Chinese, or… Read more
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Desert Fury

by Stewart, Ramona

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Very Good
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$24.50

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Cleveland: The World Publishing Company (c 1945, 1946) Tower Book Edition 1947, First Printing June 1947. World Motion Picture Edition..... complete and unabridged. A story of love and violence. The book from which the Paramount film was made, starring John Hodiak, Lizabeth Scott, Burt Lancaster and Mary Astor. "Desert Fury" was originally published under the title… Read more
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The World's Richest People. Inside the World of Wealth

by Currier, Chet

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517020135
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$37.50

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New York: Arch Cape Press, 1991. We are all intrigued by the wealthy, curious to know who they are, how they acquired their money and property, how they live in the kind of prosperity we can only read about or watch from afar. The rich may inspire in the rest of us admiration, envy or even disgust;… Read more
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Palaeontology. Invertebrate

by Woods, Henry

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Eighth Edition
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$27.50

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Cambridge at The University Press, 1950. Henry Woods, M.A., F.R.S. Preface to the Eighth Edition by H. Woods. The general plan of this work is to give, in each group of the invertebrata, first, a short account of its general zoological features with a more detailed description of the hard parts of the animals; secondly, its classification… Read more
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Talking To Heaven. A Medium's Message of Life After Death

by Van Praagh, James

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Nineth Printing
ISBN
9780525942689
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$18.50

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New York: Dutton, 1997. James Van Praagh enjoys an extraordinary gift....he can communicate with the spirits of men, women, children and animals who have died. Possessed of the rare ability to bridge the gap between the physical and spiritual worlds, he provides comfort to those who have lost loved ones and brings back powerful messages from the other… Read more
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From This Day Forward. Staying Married When No One Else Is & Other Reckless Acts

by DeGrave, Louise

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316179300
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$12.50

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1981. Louise De Grave demythologizes the rights of married life with a humor that is sophisticated, slightly acerbic, and relentless. In part Peg Bracken writes: "She looks her facts in the face and finds them funny, and the longer she looks, the funnier they get. It's a refreshing book and there is considerable wisdom… Read more
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Stoke-Upon Trent: W.T Copeland & Sons (late Spode & Copeland) ND. Twenty printed pages. Frontispiece illustration is that of Josiah Spode. Three beautiful full-page colour plates.....1. Italian.... Blue Printed Ware produced by Spode in 1775, illustrating Roman ruins and executed by celebrated engravers.... 2. Wicker Lane.... A charming Spode production on ivory body with underglaze colours to… Read more
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$40.00
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New York: Alfred A Knopf. 1937 (last c.1936) Fourth Edition corrected, enlarged and rewritten.....reprinted February 1937. (Stated). Book Very Good. 'Preface to the Fourth Edition' by H.L.M. The contents offer twelve chapters which give as many as eight parts per chapter, an appendix... 'Non-English Dialects in America', a list of words and phrases and… Read more
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$45.00
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Monica's Story

by Morton, Andrew

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition
ISBN
9780312240912
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$18.50

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. Bestselling biographer Andrew Morton paints a complex and compelling portrait of a generous-hearted but troubled young woman whose dreams of romance had unimaginable consequences. Numerous photographs are present...most in color. White boards with gilt title print to spine. No ownership markings. An immaculate near-new copy.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.… Read more
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The Way Of A Horse

by De Beaumont, Marguerite

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$22.50

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London: J.A. Allan & Co, Ltd., 1972. A book that is full of sound advice and information drawn from the author's wide experience of stud management....an excellent book, written modestly, pleasantly and simply by someone who really does know about horses! Photo frontispiece titled: ' A head study of Ch. Shalbourne Judith, Welsh Mountain Pony'. Foreword by Colonel… Read more
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Official CB Dictionary. Latest Terms & Definitions of Citizens Band Jargon

by Book Craft Guild

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Book Craft Guild Printing
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$12.00

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New York: Book Craft-Guild, Inc, 1976. . The new language of millions of people on the go. Including over 1000 definitions....CB 10 Code....FCC Rules required by law to be kept with the CB set. Red boards...gilt lettering to front board and spine. No ownership markings. Small pale stain to top and fore edge of book. Book remains… Read more
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The Complete Photographer

by Feininger, Andreas

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780500010297
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$18.50

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London: Thames And Hudson, 1973. This book is designed as a home course in the skills, techniques, profits and pleasures of photography. It starts from the first principals and explains the techniques involved in making a photograph step by step. There is a section on choosing a camera. The book deals with developing and printing both color and b/w film.… Read more
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