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1 Anderson, Edwin P. Audels Home Appliance Service Guide Electrical Trouble Shooting Repairs
Theo. Audel & Company 1960 Hardcover Very Good- 
This book has very minor shelf wear and page tanning. ; This little manual and guide is sharp in red cloth with black embossed text on spine and front board. This guide covers the fundamentals of electricity, circuits, home wiring, and shop techniques as well as information on dismantling and fixing a myriad of appliances. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 866 pages 
Price: 7.99 USD
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2 Goodman, Jeffrey American Genesis
Summit Books 1981 0-671-25139-2 / 9780671251390 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
This book is in very good condition. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is also in very good condition. ; Did modern man first appear in North America? Examine the evidence with this Ph. D. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 285 pages 
Price: 18.99 USD
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3 La Lanne, Jack Foods For Glamour
Prentice-Hall 1961 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in very good minus shape with minor edge wear and soiling. This book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear and page edge soiling. ; "LOOK YOUR BEST, FEEL YOUR BEST with Jack LaLanne's wonder-working food program . . . for men and women who want to be excitingly attractive" - from the dustjacket. LaLanne's diet advice has stood the test of time and it certainly worked for him as he lived into his 90's with high function.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 243 pages 
Price: 22.99 USD
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4 La Lanne, Jack The Jack LaLanne Way To Vibrant Good Health
Prentice-Hall Inc. 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in very good minus shape with minor soiling and wear. This book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear. ; This book comes with two very clean Jack La Lanne inserts -- the Jack La Lanne Charts for Vibrant Good Health and the Jack La Lanne Glamour Stretcher Instruction Guide. La Lanne lived well into his 90's and lived well. Exercise and diet were a big part of his lifestyle. This book lays out many details of the regimen he used so successfully. The identification of this book as a first edition is based upon "No Additional Printings" (NAP) on the copyright page. Prentice-Hall was inconsistent in the way a first edition was designated in 1960, but NAP was one of the ways they did so. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 70.99 USD
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5 Larsen, Egon The True Book about Inventions
Frederick Muller Ltd. 1955 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Elias, Gertrude 
This book is in good condition with slight foxing and page tanning. The top of the blue cloth covered spine has slight sun-related fading where the DJ is missing a three inch piece. An owner name is penned on the front endpaper. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is heavily worn, chipped and wrinkled and is missing a three inch strip along the top of the spine and a smaller piece at the bottom of the rear of the DJ. The cover image of three important inventions is intact and visible. ; This little volume starts with the Gutenberg printing press and proceeds well into the atomic and electronic age. It is engaging and illustrated with interesting black and white images. Please contact us for pictures. ; True Books; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144T pages 
Price: 6.99 USD
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6 Lazarsfeld, Paul F. Radio and the Printed Page An Introduction to the Study of Radio and its Role in the Communication of Ideas
Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1940 Second Printing Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
This book is in good plus shape with slight shelf wear, an owner stamp on the front endpapers, and minor interior page tanning. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in good shape with minor edge wear, edge tears, and chipping. ; This is a look at radios impact on culture and population habits. Who listens to radio? How will and does it impact print? How does it affect how people get news? How does it change how products are advertised and sold? This is a fascinating pre-television look at new media -- radio! Sound familiar? This book looks at issues that are still relevant -- namely, what do we make of the technological changes that impact how we communicate, buy, and inform ourselves. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 354 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Powell, Lyman P. , editor Historic Towns of New England
G. P. Putnam's Sons 1899 Second Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Good+ 
This beautiful book is in good plus condition with slight dark discoloration near bottom of spine, a short inked inscription on the front endpaper dated 1901, and a tear along the front gutter slightly exposing the underlying mesh and string binding the volume. The binding still has its integrity intact and is in overall very good condition. ; This highly embossed green cloth covered book covers the towns of Portland, Rutland, Mass. , Salem, Boston, Cambridge, Concord, Plymouth, Cape Cod Towns, Deerfield, Newport, Providence, Hartford, and New Haven. It features gorgeous black and white illustrations and photographs and two 18th century pullout maps of Boston. The book was published by Putnam's Knickerbocker Press imprint. This would make a terrific gift for your favorite New England historian! Please contact us for photos. ; American Historic Towns; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 599 pages 
Price: 54.99 USD
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8 Snow, Edward Rowe Boston Bay Mysteries and Other Tales
Dodd, Mead & Company 1977 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in very good shape with minor edge wear and soiling. This book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear. ; This fascinating book is inscribed to a family friend by the author with an author drawn sketch of an octopus and a written riddle, the and an answer penned on a blank page in the back of the book. The book contains a section of photographs and 32 chapters of tales related to Boston Bay and New England history. For Dodd, Mead after December 1976, first editions are indicated by a string of numbers from 1 to 10 (the 1 must be present). This book was published in 1977, the string of numbers with the "1" is present, and no additional printings are listed. This information comes from my pocket first edition guide - sixth revised edition - by Bill McBride. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 18.99 USD
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9 Snow, Edward Rowe Marine Mysteries and Dramatic Disasters of New England
Dodd, Mead & Company 1976 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Signed by Author
The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in very good minus shape with minor edge wear and a pair of small scuff marks on the back bottom portion. This book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear and soiling. ; This fascinating book is inscribed to a family friend by the author with an author drawn sketch of a sea monster attacking a whale. For Dodd, Mead prior to December 1976, a first edition is indicated by NAP - No Additional Printings - listed on the copyright page. After this, Dodd, Mead first editions are indicated by a string of numbers from 1 to 10 (the 1 must be present). This book was published prior to December in 1976 and no additional printings are listed. This information comes from my pocket first edition guide - sixth revised edition - by Bill McBride. This fully indexed book contains several pages of photographs and 26 chapters of mysteries and disasters around New England. This book would make a great gift for your favorite sailor or ship's captain! ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.99 USD
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10 St. George, Eleanor Old Dolls
Gramercy 1950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
This book is in very good condition with a bit of label adhesive on front endpaper. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in fair shape with edge wear, edge tears, wrinkling and chipping. ; Nineteen kinds of collectible dolls are surveyed and described by a recognized doll expert. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pages 
Price: 17.99 USD
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11 Strunk, William Jr. and White, E. B. The Elements of Style With Revisions, An Introduction, and a New Chapter on Writing by E. B. White
The MacMillan Company 1959 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in very good minus shape with minor wear, edge wear and wrinkling. This book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear. ; It appears that the plates for the first edition of the revised edition of 1959 were used for this book club edition as "First Edition" appears on the copyright page. The unclipped DJ has no price on it and the small embossed square on the lower rear cloth-covered board is present, leaving no doubt that this is a book club edition. Nevertheless, this is an early printing of this iconic revised edition which was required reading for so many high school and college students.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 71 pages 
Price: 89.99 USD
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12 Tourgee, Albion W. An Appeal to Caesar
Fords, Howard, & Hulbert 1884 Hardcover Good+ 
This handsome green cloth covered book has black and gold embossed text and designs on the front board and spine. It has minor shelf wear and soiling and an owner name pencilled over the title page. ; This treatise examines the growth of the Black population, especially in the South, education levels of Southern Whites and Blacks, and other socio-economic data as a back drop to the racial prejudice, clashes and evil (such as the rise of the Ku Klux Klan) that prevailed in the Reconstuction period in the South. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 422 pages 
Price: 38.99 USD
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13 Tufte, Edward R. Visual Explanations Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative
Graphics Press 1997 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
The book has no obvious defects and the dust jacket, now covered in a mylar cover, has very slight soiling and a small tear on the upper rear side. ; Professional Tufte is a recognized expert in the effective display of complex data sets. This may sound dry, but the illustrations of these data are captivating and informative. Now, I have not given an edition or printing, but here is what the book says "Second printing, with revisions, May 1997". Now, I have not given an edition or printing, but here is what the book says "Second printing, with revisions, May 1997". I can interpret this three different ways for the purpose of assigning an edition and printing number, so I'll rely on my friends at the ABAA to sort it out. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 156 pages 
Price: 37.99 USD
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