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Image for Jacob Epstein: Sculpture, Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection of Edward P. Schinman

Jacob Epstein: Sculpture, Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection of Edward P. Schinman

By: Barate, John J. (Director, Lowe Art Museum)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Coral Gables, Florida, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami: 1971

Seller ID: 10475

Condition: Near Fine


Sixty-four page exhibition catalog published to accompany exhibitions at Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami and Danenberg-Roman Galleries in New York, New York. Sixty-four images of sculptures followed by a numbered list (65-117) of watercolors and drawings from the exhibition. Selected Bibliography and biography of Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959) included. Laid in is an invitation from Danenberg & Roman Galleries to preview the exhibition. View more info

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David Smith - Drawings

By: Janie C. Lee Gallery

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Janie C. Lee Gallery: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10474

Condition: Near Fine


Small amount of discoloration on the lower spine, else a fine copy. Eight-page catalog accompanying the 1982 exhibition of David Smith's drawings at the Janie C. Lee Gallery in Houston. Checklist of Exhibition inside the rear cover. David Smith (1906-1965) was primarily known for his influential metal sculptures, having changed his focus to that medium from drawing and painting in 1933. He did, however, continue to draw and paint in watercolor throughout his life. View more info

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Robert Rauschenberg: The Early 1950s

By: Hopps, Walter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Menil Foundation, Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10473

ISBN: 0939594242

Condition: Near Fine


Rubbing to rear cover, else fine. 39 pages, illustrated in pictorial, stapled wrappers, with a list of 102 works in the exhibition. Curated, and with an Introduction, by Walter Hopps. This publication accompanies the exhibition "Robert Rauschenberg: The Early 1950s," organized by the Menil Collection (Houston). View more info

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Born to Play Ball

By: Mays, Willie, as Told to Charles Einstein

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10472

Condition: Poor


Black cloth with orange lettering. Ex-Library copy (U.S. Army) with stamp to fore-edge and bottom edge of the page block. Shelf location stamp on the spine of the cloth covers. Tape and residue from something having been pasted on the front and rear endpapers and later removed. Shelf wear and worn corners and spine ends. Front free endpaper removed. The dust jacket is price clipped and has no markings on it, just wear to the extremities and a sunned spine. 168 pages with black and white photos. Willie Mays' baseball autobiography through the 1954 season in which Willie won the batting title wi... View more info

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The Girl of the Alamo

By: Kerr, Rita

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10471

ISBN: 0890154473

Condition: Very Good


Shelf wear and a small tear or chip at the foot of the spine. A bit of rubbing to the rear cover. Inscribed by the author to a previous owner of the book: "To William W___, Remember the Alamo and Texas, Rita Kerr, 1986." 64 pages with Epilogue and Bibliography. This book for a juvenile audience tells the story of Susanna Wilkinson Dickinson (1814-1883), wife of Alamo defender Almeron Dickinson, Who stayed at the Alamo with her husband and survived the battle with her 15-month-old daughter. She was the only adult Anglo-American to survive and provided many details of the battle over the years. View more info

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The Right of Nations to Self-Determination

By: Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1973

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 10470

Condition: Very Good


79 pages with Notes and Name Index. Frontispiece photo of Lenin. View more info

Image for Feuerbach: Opposition of the Materialistic and Idealistic Outlook

Feuerbach: Opposition of the Materialistic and Idealistic Outlook

By: Marx, Karl and Frederick Engels

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10469

Condition: Very Good


127 pages with Notes, Name Index, Index of Authorities, and Subject Index. View more info

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Kolyma Tales

By: Shalamov, Varlam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1980

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 10468

ISBN: 039300077X

Condition: Near Fine


"INSTRUCTOR'S DESK COPY" stamped in red ink on bottom of the page block. Otherwise fine. 222 pages. Nominated for the American Book Award 1980. "It is estimated that some three million people died in the Soviet forced-labour camps of Kolyma, in the northeastern area of Siberia. This book captures the lives of ordinary people caught up in terrible circumstances, whose hopes and plans extended to further than a few hours." View more info

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Siberia and the Exile System, Abridged from the First Edition of 1891

By: Kennan, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10467

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear to boards, faint spotting to the fore-edge of the page block. The dust jacket is chipped and rubbed. 244 pages. No index. Illustrated, including a frontispiece drawing of the author. View more info

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The Pilgrimage to Russia: The Soviet Union and the Treatment of Foreigners, 1924-1937

By: Margulies, Sylvia R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, The University of Wisconsin Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10466

Condition: Very Good


Mild shelf wear and some light spotting to the top edge of the page block. The dust jacket has some edge tears and rubbing to the extremities. 290 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. View more info

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Technical Communication: Journal of the Society for Technical Communication - Volume 36, Number 4, November 1989

By: Smith, Dr. Frank R. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Technical Communication, Journal, Technical Writing, Desktop Publishing, Print Documentation, Hypertext, Hypercard, Online Help: 1989

Seller ID: 10465

Condition: Near Fine


Special Issue: Document Design Moves into the Next Decade. Articles include: Document Design from 1980 to 1989: The Challenges that Remain; Revising IRS Publications: A Case Study; Document Design form a Japanese Perspective: Improving the Relationships Between Clients and Writers; Surmounting the Barrier Between Japanese and English Technical Documents; The Expanding Scope of Document Design; Electronic Publishing: A Broader Role for Simplification; "Shared Information": Some Observations of Communication in Japanese Technical Settings; Interacting with Multiple Readers: A Significant Compone... View more info

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Technical Communication: Journal of the Society for Technical Communication - Volume 37, Number 1, February 1990

By: Smith, Dr. Frank R. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Technical Communication, Journal, Technical Writing, Desktop Publishing, Print Documentation, Hypertext, Hypercard, Online Help: 1990

Seller ID: 10464

Condition: Near Fine


ARTCLES include: Document Processing by Computer: Some Generic Models; Information Retrieval with a Printed User's Manual and with Online Hypercard Help; Using Off-the-shelf Software to Create a Hypertext Electronic Encyclopedia; The Learning-support System: A Unified Approach to Developing Customer Documentation and Training; Portrait of a Technical Communicator: A Bibliographic Review of Current Research. FEATURES include: A Solitary Writer's Linguistic Void and Working with the Non-professional Writer. View more info

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Technical Communication: Journal of the Society for Technical Communication - Volume 37, Number 2, May 1990

By: Smith, Dr. Frank R. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington, Virginia, Society for Technical Communication: 1990

Seller ID: 10463

Condition: Near Fine


ARTCLES include: Desktop Publishing and Resource Management; Annotated Bibliography on Costs, Productivity, Quality, and Profitability in Technical Publishing, 1956-1988; The Encyclopedic Reference as a Model for Print Documentation; Improving the Readability of Specialized Language in Emerging Technology; Developing a Simplified English Vocabulary; The Elephant and the Blind Men: A Look at Functionality; Establishing Quality Standards and Trade Regulations for Technical Writing in World Trade; and The Technical Editor and the Non-native Speaker of English. FEATURES include: Desktop Publishin... View more info

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Technical Communication: Journal of the Society for Technical Communication - Volume 37, Number 3, August 1990

By: Smith, Dr. Frank R. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington, Virginia, Society for Technical Communication: 1990

Seller ID: 10462

Condition: Near Fine


Articles include: Numerical Analysis as Technical Communication; The Scientific Poster: Guidelines for Effective Visual Communication; The Editor as Ally; Caught in Compromising Positions: Trade-offs in Practicing Technical Communication; Differentiating Technical Translation from Technical Writing; Promoting Equality of the Sexes through Technical Writing; Survey of Graduate and Undergraduate Internships in Technical Communication; An Editing Project for Teaching Technical Communication; and A Cost and Price Model for Technical Publishing. FEATURES include: The All-Star Editor; Analyzing Tech... View more info

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Technical Communication: Journal of the Society for Technical Communication - Volume 38, Number 1, February 1991

By: Smith, Dr. Frank R. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington, Virginia, Society for Technical Communication: 1991

Seller ID: 10461

Condition: Near Fine


Special section on Hypertext (Roger Grice, William Horton, et al). Additional articles include: Editors, Rules, and Revision Research; How to Write Effective Hazard Alert Messages; Designing Manuals for Active Learning Styles; and Alphabetic Software Manuals. Features include: Working Successfully with Technical Experts--From their Perspective; Accentuate the Positive; and Usage of the Passive Voice. View more info

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Seasons at Eagle Pond

By: Hall, Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Ticknor & Fields: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10460

ISBN: 0899195423

Condition: Fine


Fine in a fine slipcase. "Essays discuss life in rural New Hampshire, letter writing, possessions, the past, wood stoves, weather, the Boston Red Sox, and satellite dishes." 86 pages with woodcut illustrations from Thomas W. Nason reproduced from prints in the Boston Public Library's collection. View more info

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Martin Eden

By: London, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Review of Reviews Company By the MacMillan Company: 1912

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10459

Condition: Very Good


Mild rubbing wear to the extremities. Small mark or stain to the fore-edge of the page block. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Some cracking starting at the copyright page. Binding is sound. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Authorized Edition stated on the spine. 411 pages with frontispiece illustration depicting a scene in the novel. View more info

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Scott's Last Journey

By: Scott, Robert Falcon; Edited by Peter King

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1999

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 10458

ISBN: 006019670X

Condition: Fine


192 pages with Glossary, Further Reading, and Index. Black and white photos and maps. Foreword by Beryl Bainbridge. First-hand account of explorer Robert F. Scott's journal documenting his final, ill-fated expedition to Antarctica in 1910, with more than 150 never-before-seen photographs. View more info

Image for Ukrainian Life: A Monthly for Americans of Ukrainian Descent - Volume III, Number 1, January 1942

Ukrainian Life: A Monthly for Americans of Ukrainian Descent - Volume III, Number 1, January 1942

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, Ukrainian Workingmen's Association: 1942

Seller ID: 10457

Condition: Good


Vertical crease to entire magazine, noticeable on the front cover, barely elsewhere. Rubbing wear to the spine and edges. Staples rusted. Previous owner name/address stamped on rear cover. 16 pages. Image of President Franklin D. Roosevelt featured on the front cover and the write-up inside the front cover observing his birthday. View more info

Image for Ukrainian Life: A Monthly for Americans of Ukrainian Descent - Volume III, Number 7, July 1942

Ukrainian Life: A Monthly for Americans of Ukrainian Descent - Volume III, Number 7, July 1942

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, Ukrainian Workingmen's Association: 1942

Seller ID: 10456

Condition: Good


Vertical crease to entire magazine, noticeable on the front cover, barely elsewhere. Rubbing wear to the spine and edges. Staples rusted. Previous owner name/address stamped on rear cover. 16 pages. Image of Michael Kociubinski featured on the front cover and the write-up inside the front cover. View more info