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Louis Tannen, Inc., No. 13, Catalog of Magic

By Tannen, Louis (Lou); Tony Spina and Jack Ferero, eds.

New York: Louis Tannen, Inc., 1980. Solidly bound in black boards, with a color pastedown to the front of Siegfried and Roy. Moderate rubs and light general rubs and wear, binding hinges and joints secure, text clean. A big, thick, richly illustrated book of 784 pages. It kind of gives away the secrets to a lot of these tricks, so it's interesting to study and for the nostalgia, even if the prices are greatly outdated.. 13th Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ed Michell, et al.. Octavo.


The Lazy Man's Guide to Enlightenment

By Golas, Thaddeus

New York: Bantam Books, 1980. Soundly bound, no spine reading-creasing; showing minor wear only.. Second Printing Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.



By Lenski, Lois

Middletown, CT: Weekly Reader Books, 1955. This one is in nice shape for its age, and would be VG but for one page with a closed 2" tear up from the bottom edge. Not unsightly, though. Else with just a bit of rubbing and corner wear, mild age-tone to page paper.. Book Club Edition. Paperback. Good. Illus. by Lois Lenski. Oblong Octavo.


The Ancient Coning Process : Ear Coning, Ear Cleansing with Herbs, Ear Candling

By Irene

Sedona, AZ: Coning Works, 1992. A reading copy of a rare pamphlet. The book has a moisture wave and warp to the pages, some light purple staining from the cover color. Still useful and sound. Staplebound in purple wraps, 28 pages.. Edition Unstated. Staple Bound. Acceptable. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Overcome Your Pain Naturally (from How to Direct the Life Force to Dispel Mild Aches and Pains)

By Hover, Robert H. (Harry)

La Miranda, CA: The Hover Company, 1988. A short pamphlet of twelve pages, bound with staples, in matching plain card cover. Author/publisher letter laid in. Very slight wear only, clean and well bound.. Offprint. Pamphlet, Staplebound. Very Good. Octavo.


Frosty : A Raccoon to Remember (SIGNED COPY)

By Weaver, Harriett E.

New York: Pocket Books/Archway, 1974. Signed by the author to the first page, and inscribed by her, "Happy reading...." with a date below. Moderate outer wear, some reading crease to spine; binding secure.. Signed. Reprint; Signed. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Illus. by Jennifer Owings Dewey. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.



By Atwater, Claire Nelson; Illustrated by Theresa Kalab

New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1940. Solidly rebound in blue library buckram cloth; usual lib. ownership and discard marks. Moderate general wear and aging, text clean, basically Good otherwise. Two pages have neat corner tear paper repairs, in margins only.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library/No Jacket. Illus. by Theresa Kalab. 8vo - 9" tall.


That Was Our Way Of Life: Memories of Susan Lazzar Johnson, T'Sou-ke Elder

By Johnson, Susan (Sue); Kathy Johannesson, ed.; Darlene George , illus

Sooke, BC Canada: Sooke Region Museum, 1990. Signed "Gramma Sue" to the title page. Also a gift inscription "From Bea" to the inner side of front cover. There is a small, blue water-color stain to the back cover. Else minor wear only, clean and well bound text. Staplebound, in pictorial card wraps, 44 pages.. Signed. Edition Unstated; Signed. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Darlene George. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


The Cardinal Teaching of the Maharshi: Sri Arunchala Pancharatna Darpanam; plus a free copy of WHO AM I? (Nan Yar) of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi

By Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi; Sri Bhardwaja Kapali, commentary; S. Shankaranarayanan, trans.

India: T. N. Venkataranaman, Sri Ramanasramam Thiruvannamalai, 1978. Sound inside, with a little corner wear creasing, with a crease to front cover, some short tearing along spine fold from tips. Original pamphlet from India, with cream yellow paper covers and blue ink portrait of the Guru. Staplebound, 22 pages plus frontispiece plate portrait. We will include a free copy of WHO AM I (Nan Yar) of Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi, a similar pamphlet in similar condition at no extra charge.. Second Edition. Paperback. Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.



By Appell, Clara and Morey; Suzanne Szasz illus.

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1960. In the reinforced "Prebound" buckram cloth covers reproducing the original photographic cover art. Usual library pocket, ownership and discard stamps. One page has a 1-inch edge tear, else in nice shape with usual minor reading wear, sturdy covers showing a little corner rubbing.. First Edition, Library Binding. Hard Cover, Pictorial Boards. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Suzanne Szasz. 8vo - over 9" tall.


Knifecraft (Knife Craft)

By Krevitsky, Nik

Camden, NJ: C. Howard Hunt Pen Company, 1954. Moderate general wear to covers, text clean and well bound. Crafts with a blade, richly illustrated, 48 pages.. Edition Unstated. Paperback. Very Good-. 8vo - 9" tall.


Ladder in the Clouds

By Lu Ti (Dr. Wang Chi-lung); Maurus Young, trans.

Taipei, Taiwan: Privately Printed Half of this book is in Chinese, the other half is an English translation. Undated, but it looks to be from the later 1990s. The introduction mentions him being elected president of the 15th Wolr Congress of Poets in 1994. Very slight wear only, clean and well bound.. Edition Unstated. Paperback. Very Good+. Octavo.


Aquatic Products in Arts and Industries: Fish Oils, Fats, and Waxes, Fertilizers from Aquatic Products

By Stevenson, Charles H. (Hugh)

Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1903. This is an interesting 100+ page offprint containing much on whaling, with numerous black and white plates of the boats, fisheries and factories. "Extracted from the U. S. Fish Commission Report for 1902, Pages 177 to 279, Plates 10 to 25." The flimsy front cover wrap is present, but the back wrap is lost; but the pages are sturdily side-saddle staplebound and still in nice shape. Front has a copule of previous owner name marks. Preserved in a clear plastic sleeve. . Offprint. Staple Bound. Acceptable. Octavo.


The World of Mary A. Larew

By Larew, Mary A.; ed. by Jane E. and Eleanor K. Larew

Bend, OR: Maverick Publications, 1987. Very slight wear only, clean and well bound. Poems, with a couple of prose pieces at the end.. Edition Unstated. Paperback. Fine. Illus. by Tom Pohlig. Octavo.


The Sensuous Belly Dancer's Diet and Exercise Book

By Soraya, with Tom Ravensdale and Seymour Chissick

New York: Signet, New American Library, 1975. Minor general wear and aging, binding sound, text clean.. First Printing Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Hiroshima (1940s Paperback)

By Hersey, John

New York: Bantam Books, 1948. This is the first printing of the first paperback edition, with the clorful cover image of the couple walking away from a fiery sky. Minor general wear and aging, binding sound, text clean.. First Printing Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Good+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Treason, Say I (An Interesting View of America)

By Partyka, Joe

Mountain View, CA: Partyka, 1976. Clean and well bound, with minor wear, price blot to upper front cover corner. Catholicism vs. Protestantism in the United States... "It should shake up those of us who labor under the illusion that we are free thinkers who actively control out destinies.". First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


The Alchemy of Love: an Essay Toward a Philosophy of Sex

By Wilgress, John; Jane Wilgress, intro.

Hyampom: Jane Wilgress, 1972. Book is sound, but with a mild moisture ripple to the first few pages and a bit to front cover. Some edge and corner wear.. Edition Unstated. Paperback. Good. Octavo.


REGENERATION (A Scientific Discussion of the Sex Principle, aka, A Discussion of the Sex Question from a New and Scientific Standpoint)

By Weltmer, Sidney A. (Abram)

Nevada, MO: The Weltmer Foundation, 1925. AS IS reading copy. This copy has a 2-inch plastic tape repair to the spine, scuffing to the leather cover edges, a repaired tear to the title page, three more modern clippings of photos from magazines applied to endpapers, and extensive marking in pen or highlighter to much of the text. It is still useful as an at least workable copy of this rare book by the founder of "Weltmerism" and Weltmer's Magazine of Suggestive Therapeutics.. Twenty-seventh Edition. Leather. Poor/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Tracing Our White Ancestors (White Roots): Were They Descendants of Apes or of Adam?

By Haberman, Frederick

Phoenix, AZ: America's Promise Radio and Lord's Covenant Church, Inc., 1979. Seems VG, with mild wear and aging, though the binding is a bit weak in spots, and the test has some limited pen marks.. Reprint. Paperback. Good. Octavo.


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