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A Celebration of the Dream Machine: Harley Davidson

By Scott, Graham

Stamford, Connecticut: Longmeadow Press, 1993. Book. Illus. by Scott, Graham, Photog.. Fine. Cloth. 5th Printing.. Very clean pebbled white cloth, close to new, no markings. Lacks jacket. Colored endpapers. 78 glossy pages. An album of colored photos showing variousHarley Davidson motorcycle models over the years, with detailed text. Also many images of the Harley culture, including club runs, celebrity owners, and Daytona Bike Week. Index. Size: Folio -- 12.5 In Tall.

$6.65

Outlaw Machine: Harley Davidson and the Search for the American Soul
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Outlaw Machine: Harley Davidson and the Search for the American Soul

By Yates, Brock

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1999. Book. Good +. Cloth Strip & Boards. First Edition Stated.. 249 pp., 16 pp. glossy color and b&w photos. Library stampings, and first page excised. Text complete and clean. Binding sturdy. Mylar protector. Black slash mark on bottom and top edges. Car & Driver editor Brock Yates presents a mostly glowing account of the Harley-Davidson company, and the Harley lifestyle. Includes material on the Hell's Angels but noting the outlaw clubs are 1 percenters, nothing more. Jacket blurbs include praise from the late Hunter S. Thompson. A discard from the DeBary, Fl., public library, lightly read. Size: 8mo -- 9.25 in..

$4.75

A New History of Stereotyping

By Kubler, George

NY: SelfPublished, 1941. Book. Fair -. Cloth. First Edition.. 361 pp. Book in fragile condition with most of spine rubbled away, boards attached but loose, some grease marks on rear cover. Text clean, numerous plates. OK as reading copy. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in..

$3.80

The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence
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The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence

By Kurzweil, Ray

NY: Penguin Books, 2000. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 7th Printing.. 388 pp., including large sections for glossary, timeline, bibliography and list of resources, index. Light wear, spine uncreased. No markings. A pioneer in speech recognition software offers projections about the next century of development in artificial intelligence, reaching a point of surpassing human minds. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in..

$7.60

Illustrated Corvette Buyer's Guide (Motorbooks International Illustrated Buyer's Guide)
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Illustrated Corvette Buyer's Guide (Motorbooks International Illustrated Buyer's Guide)

By Antonick, Michael

Osceola, Wisc.: Motorbooks International, 1997. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 4th Edition.. 176 pp. on coated stock. Acetate on front cover is crinkled, but otherwise book is lightly used. No markings. Includes index and reading list. Numerous b&w photos on nearly every page. A guide to collecting and investing in vintage Corvettes from 1953 to the 1997 model. Many tables of specifications for each model year. Front cover shows a 1993 blue split window coupe. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in..

$4.75

Ford Ranger Pick-ups 1993 thru 2011: 1993 thru 2011 all models - Also includes 1994 thru 2009 Mazda B2300, B2500, B3000, B4000 (Haynes Repair Manual)
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Ford Ranger Pick-ups 1993 thru 2011: 1993 thru 2011 all models - Also includes 1994 thru 2009 Mazda B2300, B2500, B3000, B4000 (Haynes Repair Manual)

By Jorgenden, Eric; Ahlstrand, Alan and Haynes, John H.

Newbury Park, Calif.: Haynes North America, 2013. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 300-plus pages, numerous b&w detail photos and diagrams. Almost new, no stains or markings. Spine uncreased. Size: 4to - 10.25 in Tall.

$23.75

The Practical Pocket Guide for Field and Office

By Engineering News-Record

NY: Engineering News-Record, 1937. Book. Fair. Cloth. 407 pp. Half of tan spine cloth detached but laid in for future repair. Spine slant, quarter-sized heavily rubbed spot on front board. Binding weak but endpapers and joints still intact. Text clean. Various construction hints for engineers and architects. Anecdotes about recent projects. Several b&w photos. Pocket-sized format. Size: 12mo -- 7 in Tall By 3.25 in Wide.

$5.70

Pocket Companion for Engineers, Architects and Builders Containing Useful Information and Tables Appertaining to the Use of Steel

By Carnegie Steel Co.

Pittsburgh: Carnegie Steel Co., 1917. Book. Leatherette. 19th Edition.. 440 pp. Pebbled leatherette front and rear cover heavily chipped along fore edge and mostly separated from backing. Gilt titling mostly still intact. Text clean. Previous owner's name on title page, no other markings. Many tables for measuring strength of steel. Curious artifact from the era when American steel industry was in its glory days. Size: 12mo -- 7.5 In Tall.

$11.40

Walden Two
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Walden Two

By Skinner, B.F.

Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1976. Book. Very Good +. Mass Market Paperback. 32nd Printing.. 301 pp. Nearly new, binding firm, ID label on title page. No markings. Reissue with an updated introduction. Skinner's utopian novel of 1945 became a cult favorite in the 60s. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$3.33

The Rockets' Red Glare: An Illustrated History of Rocketry Through the Ages

By Von Braun, Wehrner; Ordway II, Frederick I.

Garden City NY: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1976. Book. Very Good +. Leatherette Strip & Boards. First Edition Stated.. 212 pp on coated stock, approx. 20 color photos and illustration, additional b&w photos. Light rubbing of spine edges. Anchor Book logo embossed into red boards. Text clean, binding firm. A history of rocket technology from ancient times, to the early 1970s, concluding with glowing predictions about the new U.S. Space Shuttle program. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In.

$9.50

Mergenthaler Fonts for the V-I-P Phototypesetter

By Mergenthaler Linotype Co.

NY: Mergenthaler Linotype Co. Book. Very Good. Spiral Softcover. First Edition.. 72 pp. mostly on heavy card stock and glossy stock. Light yellowing of the left portion of white cover. Lower 1 inch of cover's left side has separated from plastic spiral, rest of spiral binding intact. Clean, no markings. A catalog of various type fonts sold by Mergenthaler for its photo typesetting equipment. The catalog is undated, but probably about 1960. An embossed gilt seal showing Ottmar Mergenthaler is pasted on the upper right section of the front cover; a portion of the seal is discolored. Laid in a pocket on the inside cover is a large folding chart, 44 in. tall by 31 in wide, displaying scores of lines of type of various font families -- Times Roman, Franklin Gothic, Garamond, Copperplate, Century, Goudy and many more. The chart is titled "The Mergenthaler 18-unit Library as set on V-I-P" A blank font order form is laid in a rear pocket. A scarce artifact for collections in the fields of publishing, graphic arts and newspapers. Size: 9 in Tall By 12 in Wide.

$26.60

The Power of Print -- and Men

By Dreier, Thomas

Brooklyn NY: Mergenthaler Linotype Co., 1963. Book. Very Good. Decorative Boards & Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 165 pp. From the library of the (Daytona Beach) News-Journal with large "Property of" stampings on front and rear endpapers. Front hinge mostly exposed, binding still fairly firm. Foxing on end papers and apparently 2, front and rear, have been ripped out. Text complete. No markings. Brown and gray art deco covers, matching abstract Art Deco color illustrations setting off each chapter. Rear material includes a 25-pp script of a radio show titled "Salute to the Modern Newspaper," paying tribute to the German immigrant who invented the linotype machine. His saga is presented in human terms, with the technological details presented in language a layman can understand. This book celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Merganthaler Linotype Co., which long ago merged into a German conglomerate. Linotypes, which produced lines of "hot" type from molten lead alloys, became mostly obsolete by the 1960s, replaced by "cold type" photo offset printing. Some old linotypes can still be found in Third World printing plants as well as in American museums and historical displays in newspaper buildings. Size: 4to -- 10 in Tall.

$6.65

1994 Chevrolent Caprice and Buick Roadmaster Service Manual -- Books 1 and 2

By General Motors

Warren Mich.: General Motors, 1193. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. Folio -- 11.5 In Tall. Books 1 and 2 of the official GM "B-Carline" service manuals for the 1993 Chevolet Caprice and Buiick Roadmaster. Rippled text block but still firm. All pages intact. Light soil, thumbed, cover creasing. Brownish dampstain on spine of Book 1. Text clean. More than 1500 pages of technical information, diagrams, diagnostic information, emissions detail, etc. Sold as set only.

$28.50

All About CB Two-Way Radio

By Siegel, Hy

Forth Worth, Texas: Tandy, 1976. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 116 pp. toned pages, light to mderate wear, no markings. A Radio Shack introduction to citizen band radio. Includes b&w photos and drawings, material on FCC rules.

$3.80

Forumulas, Methods, Tips and Data for Home and Workshop

By Swezey, Kenneth M.

NY: Popular Science Publishing (Harper & Row) 196 Book. Very Good +. Cloth. 3rd Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 691 pp. Cover has a few minor scuff marks, jacket has tape reinforcement and slight chipping. Binding firm, text clean. This reference handbook gleans all the useful stuff from your high school algebra and chemistry books and puts them in easy to understand prose. Plus hundreds of tips and instructions for such things as coloring fireplace flames, testing for water in gasoline, poison ivy treatments and soapmaking. Many conversion tables for metric system, etc./ nov 06, WFS -- not sure of location. may be packed up in TSB books..

$7.60

The Great International Math on Keys Book

By Texas Instruments Learning Center

Dallas, Texas: Texas Instruments, 1976. Remainder. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition. 8vo -- 8,25 in. Tall. 180 pp., bibliography, index, conversion tables. Sturdy binding in stiff wraps. Remainder marks on bottom and top edges, no other markings. Text tight and clean. A guide and exercises for using the Texas Instruments TI 30 electronic slide rule calculator and similar devices. Also includes metric conversion charts. Numerous illustrations..

$3.33

The Pursuit of Loneliness: American Culture at the Breaking Point

By Slater, Philip E.

Boston: Beacon Press, 1971. Book. Very Good +. Trade Paperback. 15th Printing. 8vo -- 8 in Tall. 154 pp., notes. Slight toning of text. Binding sturdy. No markings. A look at U.S. culture in the 1970s and its dominance by modern technology..

$2.85

Blog on: The Essential Guide to Building Dynamic Weblogs

By Stauffer, Todd

Berkeley, California: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, 2002. Book. Good +. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo -- 9 in Tall By 7.5 In Wide. 361 pp. Lower corner and several text pages curled. Else very good. Spine uncreased. Text clean and unmarked. A wealth of introductory technical information to help the prospective blogger get started. Surveys various ways to launch one's own blog or use a web hosting site. Written in easy-to-understand language..

$3.80

How to Sell Anything on Ebay . . .and Make a Fortune
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How to Sell Anything on Ebay . . .and Make a Fortune

By Prince, Dennis L.

New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. Ist paperback Edition. 8vo - 9 In Tall. 267 pp. Close to new, no markings. Spine uncreased. With glossary, index. Charts, screen shots of the website. An introductory but detailed explanation of procedures, pointers on pricing, bidding, preparing goods for auction, etc. Very useful for novices entering the auction business. This manual preceded the rise of "buy-it-now" retailing on ..

$3.80

Introduction to Practical Infra-red Spectroscopy

By Cross, A.D.

London: Butterworths, 1964. Textbook. Good +. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo -- 9.5 In Tall. 86 pp., with fold-out table, index, numerous charts and tables. Thumbed, some crinkling of laminate on covers, upper area of booklet somewhat curled. Page 41 has a tear. No markings, still sturdy. An introduction to the field for students of organic chemistry..

$4.75

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