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Mechanical Vibrations. Theory and Applications. An introduction to practical dynamic engineering problems in the structural field

by Bernhard, R. K

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Published
1943
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Pitman, 1943. Green boards with gold design and printing. Owner's signature. D.J. is tan with red printing an some soling and light edgewear. Original price of $3.00 on inside flap of D.J. A list of essential Engineering books on back of D.J. 139 slick glossy pages with illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo… Read more
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Simplified Gold Leafing

by Aleene

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Published
1968
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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1968. A Craft "How To" Create Book. About 15 pages. Many photographs and lists of how to gold leaf. B1. . Soft Cover. Fine.
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Metallizing Dolls & Fabric

by Aleene

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Published
1968
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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1968. A Craft "How To" Create Book. About 15 pages. Many photographs and lists of how to gMetallize Dolls & Fabric. B3. About 15 pages. . Soft Cover. Fine.
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Decorate Your Discards

by Aleene

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
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$10.00

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1967. A Craft "How-to" Create Book. unpaginated - about 15 pages. B53. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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CONSUMER REPORTS (1961 BUYING GUIDE ISSUE

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Published
1960
Condition
Good+
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$45.00

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Consumers Unsion, 1960. First page states: This buying guide is the December 1960 issue of consumer reports, Volume 25 number 12. No markings, no signatures, Some light browning and light edgewear. Near Very Good. Always happy to send detailed photographs on request. This issue also includes "The Consumer's Almanac". Test reports and… Read more
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Visual Communications/ Researching Online/ Dialogues, An Argument Rhetoric and Reader (3 BOOKS)

by Hilligoss/Munger & Campbell/Goshgarian, Krueger, Mine

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Condition
New
ISBN
9780201729856
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$39.00

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Longman STILL IN PUBLISHER"S SHRINK WRAP BRAND NEW. Three books. Dialogues is Third Edition., Researching Online is Fourth Edition and Visual commuication, a Writer's Guide does not say on the outside what edition it is and I don't want to open it up from the publisher's shrink wrap.. Soft Cover. New/No Jacket.
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Playing Through

by Woods, Earl Foreward By Tiger Woods

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Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062702227
Item Price
$16.00

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HarperCollins, 1998. FIRST PRINTING with complete numberline. Stated First Edition. Blue boards over red spine. Glossy D.J. both in NEW condition. Original price of $24.00 on D.J. Flap. NO WRITING, NO MARKS, Perfect! . First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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How to Start a business in Kentucky

by Entrepreneur Press

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$19.00

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Entrepreneur Media, 2004. First Printing. The #1 Resource for starting a business. Current state and federal startup info, legilsation, business flans, financial management, tax strategies and much much more. Checklists, sample forms and a complete sample business plan to assust you with numerous startup details. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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The Practical Care of the Baby (Presentation Copy)

by Kilmer, MD, Theron Wendell

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
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$27.00

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Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company, 1924. Second Revised Editin with Six-six illustrations and one fold-out page. Green boards with black printing. Gold stamped COMPLIMENTS OF DR. C. WILLIAMS BAILEY, SPARTANBURG, S.C. Presented from C.W. Baily, M.D. SIGNED. Interior pages FINE with NO marks or tears. Boards have slight edgwear with glass ring on upper board. Many black… Read more
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Popular Mechanics Complete Guide to Painting, Refinishing & Wallpapering

by Nunn, Richard

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Published
1984
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780878510887
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$8.00

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New York: Hearst Books, 1984. FIRST PRINTING with complete numberline. Absolutely PERFECT NEW condition. Illustrated endpapers with metric conversions, pipe fittings, shop guide. Includes how to: Interior Painting, Exterior Painting, Finishing & Refinishing and wallpapering. Filled with photographs and drawings. 160 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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Popular Mechanics - Do-It-Yourself - Yearbook 1986

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Published
1986
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780878510894
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$19.00

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New York: Hearst Direct Books, 1986. Red boards with black spine and gold gilt printing to spine and upper boards. Absolutely PERFECT CONDITION! FIRST PRINTING with complete numberline. The complete illustrated home reference guide from the world's most authoritative source for today's how-to-do it information. Endboards have metric conversions and shop guide.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No… Read more
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ADOBE Acrobat 6 PDF BIBLE

by Padova

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Published
2003
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780764540479
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$24.00

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Wiley Publishing, 2003. FIRST PRINTING with Complete Numberline. PERFECT condition, NO writing, No bent pages, INCLUDES BONUS CD-ROM. Foreward by Sarah Rosenbaum. An interacive, bookmarked, and indexed Acrobat interface along with a Total training vido hosted by Ted Padova. 913 + pages. will package carefully in protective BOX.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New. 8vo - over… Read more
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American Casino Guide 2005 SPECIAL EDITION

by Bourie, Steve

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Published
2005
Condition
Fine
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$9.00

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Casino Vacations, 2005. Slick cover. Lists all of the states that offer any type of tradional casino gaming tables or slot machines., maps, phone numbers, reservations, addresses, and much more. 2005. . Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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An Invitation to Chess: a Picture Guide to the Royal Game

by Irving Chernev and Kenneth Harkness

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$28.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1945. STATED THIRD PRINTING! Red Boards with Chess piece (King) on front cover. Black title box to spine with gold gilt printing. Profusely illustrated 221 pages plus bibliography. Interior FINE with Clean white pages, Inscription to owner. TIGHT. SEE MY PHOTO!. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo -… Read more
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Windows on the World Complete WINE COURSE

by Zraly, Kevin

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780806984933
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$19.00

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New York: Sterling, 1995. Beautiful burgandy boards with gold gilt lettering to spine. FIRST PRINTING with complete numberline. $22.95 original price on flap of dustjacket. Wonderful education on all aspects of wine to wine regions, matching wine and food, wine buying for your wine cellar, and much much more. Illustrated throughout. Book is in absolutely PERFECT… Read more
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Introduction to Meteorology

by Petterssen, Sverr

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Published
1941
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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New York and London: McGraw- Hill, 1941. 1941 Seventh Impression. Blue boards with gold gilt printing to spine. First Edition Stated. With fold-out maps connected. Some rubbing to boards else FINE. NO FOXING, NO SIGNATURES. Stiff glossy pages. 236 pages including glossary. TIGHT.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions

by New York: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services,

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780916856014
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$8.00

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New York: Alcoholics Anonymous world Services, Inc., 1988. .Dark blue spine over lighter blue boards. 37th Printing. No writings, markings, or signatures. 1988. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Road Ahead

by Gates. Bill

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Published
1995
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670772896
Item Price
$57.00

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Viking, 1995. Included is Interactive CD-Rom still attached to back inside and UNOPENED. PERFECT CONDITION. Owner's name/date. Price on near NEW jacket is $29.95. FIRST PRINTING with the complete number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. 284 pages including index. 1995. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Fine. 8vo… Read more
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Decoration U.S.A

by Wilson, Jose, and Leaman, Arthur

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Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$57.00

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New York: The MacMillan Company, 1965. 1965 Light green linen boards with white coth spine and gold gilt printing to gilt. Dark Green illustration of chair on front cover. Light soiling to boards. FIRST PRINTING STATED. Green endpapers. Interior FINE - no writing, no signatures. B/W and color pictures throughout book. . First Edition.… Read more
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Woman's Day American Needlework

by Lane, Rose Wilder

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Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$37.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. 1963 Buckram creamed cloth boards with imprint of American eagle on cover/gilt lettering on spine. Blue endpapers. STATED FIRST PRINTING. Laid in a letter on Woman's Day stationary dated Christmas 1964 signed from Don Hanson. D.J. has tear missing from top and other tears on edges. Boards and interior… Read more
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