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THE MOST OF ANDREW ROONEY

by Rooney, Andrew A.

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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9780883657652
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New York: Galahad Books, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. An omnibus edition containing the complete texts of Rooney's three bestselling books: "A Few Minutes with Andy Rooney;" "And More by Andy Rooney," and "Pieces of My Mind." First Galahad Books edition. About 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, 761 pages in dark blue, paper-covered boards with silver lettering… Read more
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THE FEMINIST PAPERS: FROM ADAMS TO DE BEAUVOIR

by Rossi, Alice S.

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Published
1973
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Very Good
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New York: Bantam Books, 1973. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Vintage Paperback -- Bantam Sociology Y8266. A collection of essays covering nearly 200 years of feminist thought from classic works by Abigail Adams, de Beauvoir, Wollstonecraft, Stanton, Anthony, Goldman, Gilman, Sanger, Woolf and Mead. This collection of 32 excerpts and essays edited and introduced by Alice S. Rossi,… Read more
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THE NOTEBOOK OF ELBERT HUBBARD

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Published
1927
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Good Plus to Very Good
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New York: William H. Wise & Company, 1927. Original Paper Wraps. Good Plus to Very Good/Good To Good Plus. Elbert Hubbard was a reporter, writer, philosopher, publisher and artist as well as a successful businessman at the end of the 19th-beginning of the 20th century. He is most often remembered today as the founder of the Roycroft artisan… Read more
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ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Published
1923
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Good Plus
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First Edition.
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New York: William H. Wise & Company, 1923. First Edition. . Large Softcover. Good Plus. Elbert Hubbard was a writer, philosopher, publisher and artist as well as a successful businessman and is best remembered today as the founder of the Roycroft artisan community in western New York in the late 19th -- early 20th century. The Roycroft campus… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, May, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Vol. 74, No. 5: Featured articles include Jennifer Bartlett retrospective; essay on relationship between art and corporate worlds by Suzanne Stephens; Arte Povera at P.S. 1; and Ruben Nakian retrospective. Also regular departments: Issues & Commentary by Carter Ratcliff; Review of Books; Review of Exhibitions. About 8 1/2 by… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, October, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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1986
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Vol. 74, No. 10: Featured articles include: "Futurism at the Palazzo Grassi;" Franz Kline and Elmer Bischoff retrospectives; Richard Serra's triple exhibition in NYC; also Report from Boston on Institute of Contemporary Arts' 50th anniversary as well as a Report from Venice on the 42nd Biennale,and in Issues &… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, June, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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Published
1986
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Good Plus
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Good Plus. Vol. 74, No. 6: Features include special section: "Museum Blockbusters" with articles by Conforti, Elsen, Wallis and Tillman. Other articles on Ryman paintings; interview with R.B. Kitaj; Trevor Winkfield's paintings "like a Book of Hours co-designed by Bosch and Beatrix Potter." Plus regular reviews of books and exhibitions and… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, September, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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1986
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Volume 74, No. 9: A pair of articles on Picasso, the first featuring photos taken by Jean Costeau of Picasso and friends at lunch in Montparnasse in 1916, the second a review of a traveling exhibition of previously unexhibited Picasso sketchbooks providing a detailed look at the artist at… Read more
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ART IN AMERICA, December, 1986

by Baker, Elizabeth C., Editor

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1986
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New York: Brant Art Publications, 1986. Magazine. Very Good. Volume 74, No. 12: Articles include "Family Spectacles," the theater projects of Robert Wilson; a Jenny Holzer interview; recent installation by Joseph Kosuth. Also regular features: Issue & Commentary by Schjeldahl; Report from Chicago, "Realism Resurgent;" and Review of Books and Exhibitions including Sol LeWitt, John Chamberlin, Mary Hellman,… Read more
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ANTHROPOLOGY AND ART: Readings in Cross-Cultural Aesthetics

by Otten, Charlotte M., Editor

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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Garden City: The Natural History Press, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Most books on primitive art emphasize the "art" and aesthetics. This collection of articles on art in a variety of "primitive" cultures views the artwork from an anthropological perspective, with the focus on the scientific examination of the relationship between art and culture. Some two dozen articles… Read more
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FATE: TRUE STORIES OF THE STRANGE AND THE UNKNOWN, JULY, 1953

by Webster, Robert N., Editor

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Published
1953
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Good Plus to Very Good
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£33.78

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Evanston, IL: Clark Publishing Co., 1953. Magazine. Good Plus to Very Good. Vol. 6, No. 7, Issue # 40: An early issue of the magazine that introduced many Americans to the mysteries of the paranormal. Articles include: "Murder By A Ghost," "The Phantom Horse," "Three Dreams in the President's Family," "Telepathy In Pets," Has Atlantis Been Found?" "Dream… Read more
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SHERLOCK HOLMES DETECTED: The Problems of the Long Stories

by McQueen, Ian

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Published
1974
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Fine
ISBN
9780877496151
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£12.67

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New York: Drake Publishers, Inc., 1974. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Ian McQueen was an Irish lawyer, who began reading Conan Doyle's stories about Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson when he was ten though it was only later in life, after he became a solicitor, that he one day thought to imagine that Holmes and Watson were only pretending to… Read more
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THE PORTABLE MARK TWAIN

by Twain, Mark (Samuel Clemens)

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Published
1983
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About Very Good
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9780517478561
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£16.89

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New York: The Viking Press, 1983. Hardcover. About Very Good. The Viking Portable Library edition of Mark Twain's writing, edited by Bernard De Voto, American historian, novelist, reviewer and authority on Mark Twain. De Voto's selections for this edition include the complete "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," "The Mysterious Stranger," and selections… Read more
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THE EVENING OF LIFE; or, Light and Comfort Amidst the Shadows of Declining Years

by Chaplin, Jeremiah, D.D.

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Published
1859
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Good
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Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1859. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Jeremiah Chaplin was a 19th century Reformed Baptist theologian who became the first president of Colby College in Maine in 1817. He returned to his pastorate in Rowley, MA, in 1833 continuing to preach and to write before a final move to Hamilton, NY, where he died in 1841. His… Read more
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AVANT-GARDE, January, 1970

by Ginzburg, Ralph, Editor

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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New York: Frank R. Brady, 1970. Large Softcover. Very Good. Avant-Garde," published by Ralph Ginzburg for about three years from 1968 to 1971, featured art and erotic literature and photography as did his earlier magazine, "Eros," for which Ginzburg went to prison on obscenity charges. Articles in the January, 1970, issue include: "The Dr. Who Called the A.M.A,… Read more
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ART BEYOND ISMS: Masterworks from El Greco to Picasso in the Phillips Collection

by Rathbone, Eliza E. & Halford-MacLeod, Johanna

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
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First Edition.
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9781903942086
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London: Third Millennium Publishing Ltd., 2002. First Edition. . Large Softcover in Dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine. In 1921, Duncan Phillips opened his home to the public, creating the first museum of modern art in the U.S. in Washington, D.C. Today, the Phillips Collection remains a monument to one man's unique vision and foresight with its carefully selected collection… Read more
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GOOD CHEER FOR ALL THE YEAR: SUNSHINE ON LIFE'S HIGHWAY

by Potts, James Henry, D.D.

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Published
1911
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Very Good
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Chicago: Universal Book and Bible House, 1911. Hardcover. Very Good. A sales sample/order book for the 509-page volume of the same title edited by Potts (1848-1942), a Methodist minister and author or editor of over 40 books, many, including this one, with an uplifting Christian spiritual theme. The title page notes," arranged for the fifty-two weeks of the… Read more
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SALINGER: A CRITICAL AND PERSONAL PORTRAIT

by Grunwald, Henry Anatole, Editor

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Published
1963
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Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Pocket Books, 1963. 1st Edition . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Near Fine. Vintage Paperback: Pocket Books, Inc., Giant Cardinal Edition, GC-169. With a single novel -- "Catcher In The Rye," published in 1951 -- and a couple of short story collections, J.D. Salinger became, within a dozen years, a controversial writer and reclusive legend,… Read more
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SEEING THE UNSEEN: DR. HAROLD E. EDGERTON AND THE WONDERS OF STROBE ALLEY

by Bruce, Roger R., Editor

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Published
1994
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Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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9780262023870
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Rochester, NY: Publishing Trust of George Eastman House, 1994. First Edition. . Exhibition Catalogue. Fine/Fine. The catalogue issued in conjunction with the 1995 exhibition of Dr. Edgerton's work and art. Doc Edgerton was an MIT professor and artist who invented strobe lighting and electronic flash and used his sense of color and composition to create the fine art… Read more
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THE LAWS OF WAR: CONSTRAINTS ON WARFARE IN THE WESTERN WORLD

by Howard, Michael; Andreopoulos, George J., & Shulman, Mark R., Editors

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780300058994
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1994. First Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. A collection of essays on the history of constraint in the conduct of war in the Western world from classical antiquity to the present, including not only formal treaties but unwritten conventions on what is permissable during military operations. Eminent historians discuss legal and cultural… Read more
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