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Image for Strokesaver: Distance Guide for Crail Golfing Society, Craighead Golf Course Scotland

Strokesaver: Distance Guide for Crail Golfing Society, Craighead Golf Course Scotland

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paisley, Scotland, Strokesport Abbey Mill Business Centre: 1998

Seller ID: 10665

Condition: Fine


Collectible pocket-size distance guide for Crail Golfing Society, Craighead Golf Course in Scotland. Publication date is 1998. Stapled booklet, about 30 pages. Hole-by-hole illustrated distances. View more info

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Strokesaver: Distance Guide for Crail Golfing Society, Balcomie Golf Course, Scotland

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paisley, Scotland, Strokesport Abbey Mill Business Centre: 1999

Seller ID: 10664

Condition: Fine


Collectible pocket-size distance guide for Crail Golfing Society, Balcomie Golf Course in Scotland. Publication date is 1999. Stapled booklet, about 30 pages. Hole-by-hole illustrated distances. View more info

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Strokesaver: Distance Guide for Gullane Golf Club, No. 1 Course, Scotland

By: Baird, A.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paisley, Scotland, Strokesport Abbey Mill Business Centre: 1992

Seller ID: 10663

Condition: Fine


Collectible pocket-size distance guide for Gullane Golf Club, No. 1 Course in Scotland. Publication date is 1992. Stapled booklet, about 30 pages. Hole-by-hole illustrated distances. Article about the course by A.C. Baird. View more info

Image for 1947 University of Texas Round-Up Parade in Austin: A Small Archive of Vernacular Photographs

1947 University of Texas Round-Up Parade in Austin: A Small Archive of Vernacular Photographs

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1947

Seller ID: 10662

Condition: Good


Collection of 13 black and white loose photographs documenting the 1947 University of Texas Round-Up Parade in Austin. Five small photos measuring 2.5 x 3.5 inches, eight slightly larger photos measuring 3.25 x 4.5 inches. Vernacular photographs, some slightly out of focus and lacking sharpness. Still a nice little collection with some interesting details from the annual spring celebration, begun in 1930 for alumni and students, including street scenes, signage for a few old businesses, automobiles, costumes, another school's campus sweetheart-Joanna McCann, Sweetheart of Baylor, and a racist ... View more info

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Come Reminisce with Me. A History of Glidden, Texas 1885-1975

By: Heine, Dorothy Jean

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10661

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial covers with light wear to the spine and spine ends. 152 pages, illustrated with historical photos of the people, places, railroad, and map of the town. Signed on page 2 (author bio) by the author. From the Handbook of Texas Online: "Glidden is on the main line of the Southern Pacific Railroad just north of Interstate Highway 10 and three miles west of Columbus in north central Colorado County. It was established by the Galveston, Harrisburg and San Antonio Railway on 159½ acres of land bought from T. J. Oaks as a site for new shops, switching yards, and a roundhouse to handle major ... View more info

Image for Cowboys: The Pulitzer Prize Collection of Skeeter Hagler - Brochure

Cowboys: The Pulitzer Prize Collection of Skeeter Hagler - Brochure

By: Hagler, Skeeter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas,

Seller ID: 10660

Condition: Near Fine


Brochure for Skeeter Hagler's 1980 Pulitzer Prize winning collection of photographs documenting the cowboys at the Pitchfork 6666 and JA ranches in the Texas Panhandle. Twenty photographs in black and white and color comprise twelve-pages on thick, cardstock pages. The brochure was designed by Joe Ing & Friends, Inc. in Dallas, Texas. It was also produced and printed in Dallas. There is no date, but apparently pre-Internet as no web or email addresses are indicated. Quite possibly, this elegant brochure is from the 1980s as a promotional piece for the photographer and his Pulitzer Prize winni... View more info

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The Gift of the Magi

By: Henry, O.; Script By Michael Neugebauer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Neugebauer Press, USA, Inc.: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10659

ISBN: 0907234178

Condition: Near Fine


Tall, thin book, 8.5 x 13.5 inches. Gold, round sticker on the dust jacket that states this book was selected by the New York Times as one of the 10 best illustrated books of 1982. An O. Henry Christmas classic in which a husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents, this edition is twenty-four pages with eleven illustrations from Lisbeth Zwerger. An illustrated list of additional titles from the publisher is found on the inside of the dust jacket. View more info

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A Child's Christmas in Wales

By: Thomas, Dylan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godine, Publisher, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 10658

ISBN: 0879233397

Condition: Near Fine+


45 pages. Jacket protected in an archival Mylar sleeve. "A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child. This nostalgic recollection of Christmas past by celebrated Welsh poet Dylan Thomas evokes the beauty of the season at every turn." View more info

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A Christmas Memory

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House:

Seller ID: 10657

Condition: Fine


Dark blue or black cloth covers with gilt decoration and lettering to the spine. Housed in a light red/orange, paper-covered slipcase with a pictorial label featuring a reproduced photo of Capote and his much older cousin, Miss Sook Faulk. Later printing (not stated), but In Cold Blood (1966) is listed as his latest book. Originally published in 1956, this book contains Capote's reminiscence about his childhood in Alabama, where he lived with some elderly cousins the first ten years of his life, and a Christmas memory. Fine in a fine slipcase. View more info

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Born for Liberty: A History of Women in America

By: Evans, Sara M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1989

Edition: BOOK CLUB EDITION

Seller ID: 10656

ISBN: 0029029902

Condition: Near Fine


386 pages with Notes and Index. Black and white photographs. View more info

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Story Jubilee

By: Capote, Truman; William Faulkner; Norman Mailer, et al; Edited by Whit and Hallie Burnett

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1965

Seller ID: 10655

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to book and jacket. Previous owner bookplate inside the front cover and a name above it blacked out. The date July 1965 was left untouched. 589 pages. Edited by husband-and-wife writers Whit and Hallie Burnett, who also contributed stories to this collection. Whit Burnett was also the editor of Story Magazine. View more info

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A Mouse is Born

By: Loos, Anita

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Douobleday: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10653

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to the extremities. The dust jacket is chipped and has rubbing wear and a lower corner tear on the front panel. Parody of Hollywood life from the author of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. View more info

Image for Sometimes Magic: A Collection of Outstanding Stories for the Teenage Girl

Sometimes Magic: A Collection of Outstanding Stories for the Teenage Girl

By: Burnett, Hallie (Editor); Stories by Dorothy Parker, Jane Austen, Carson McCullers, et al

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Platt & Munk: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10652

Condition: Good


Light wear to book and jacket. Very faint foxing to the edges of the page block. Foxing to the endpapers. No writing or marks. Price-clipped dust jacket. An impressive lineup of women authors with short stories aimed at teenage girls age 14 and up. Some of the more recognizable authors in this collection include Dorothy Parker, Kay Boyle, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Katherine Mansfield, Carson McCullers, Louisa May Alcott, Jane Austen, Willa Cather, and Charlotte Bronte. Edited and with a Foreword by Hallie Burnett. Afterword by Jean E. Crabtree. View more info

Image for The Dixon Cornbelt League, and Other Baseball Stories

The Dixon Cornbelt League, and Other Baseball Stories

By: Kinsella, W. P.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New Orleans, HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10651

ISBN: 006017188X

Condition: Fine


Baseball short stories. The title story is a romance between a player and a girl in whose family he is staying, in The Baseball Wolf a player becomes a werewolf, while in The Darkness Deep Inside, a player who returns from the dead finds he is unpopular because in dying he lost his aggressive spirit. And yet another player (Roberto Clemente) returns from the dead in Searching for January, unaware that he died 15 years earlier. Five more stories make for a collection of nine short stories from the author of Shoeless Joe, which was the basis for the film Field of Dreams. View more info

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Recipes From A Belgian Kitchen: 60 Authentic Recipes From Belgium's Classic Cuisine

By: Vandyck, Suzanne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UK, Aquamarine / Anness Publishing Ltd: 2013

Seller ID: 10650

ISBN: 1908991224

Condition: Fine


128 pages with Index and numerous color photos. "Explores the history, rich culture and social traditions of the Belgian people, and the development of their cuisine. This title provides a comprehensive guide to the ingredients of the region, including Belgian endive, asparagus, mussels, charcuterie, chocolate, beer, spices and condiments." Contents: Soups and appetizers, Snacks and street food, Fish and shellfish, Poultry and game, Meat, Side dishes and salads, Deserts and drinks, and Baking. View more info

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Blue Bell Ice Cream Recipe Contest: 1984 Winners

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brenham, Texas, Blue Bell Creameries, Inc.: 1984

Seller ID: 10649

Condition: Good


Foxing to the front cover, title page, and center pages. Many recipes using Blue Bell ice cream for the contest and name and town of the contestant. The Grand Prize winner was Katheryn Minyard of Garland, Texas for Blue Bell Pecan Praline "Delight" Pie. No illustrations. View more info

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The Bakery Restaurant Cookbook

By: Szathmary, Louis (SIGNED)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, CBI Publishing Company, Inc: 1981

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10648

ISBN: 0843621958

Condition: Very Good


Gift sticker from a bank affixed to the front free endpaper. Mild shelf wear. Clean copy with no marks or writing. No dust jacket for this copy. Signed by Chef Szathmary on the half-title page along with his chef's caricature drawing. 325 pages with Appendixes and Index. Szathmary was the owner-chef of the Bakery Restaurant in Chicago. His extensive collection of rare cookbooks and manuscripts resides in the University of Iowa archives (Szathmary Culinary Archives). Laid in is a typed price sheet from his Chicago restaurant for ordering his books and an article by Szathmary about the Szathmary... View more info

Image for Correlation of Cenozoic Sediments; Gulf of Mexico, Outer Continental Shelf - Part I: Galveston Area, Offshore Texas through Vermilion Area, Offshore Louisiana (OCS Report MMS 87-0026) + Geophysical Cross Sections and Plates in Publisher's Slipcase

Correlation of Cenozoic Sediments; Gulf of Mexico, Outer Continental Shelf - Part I: Galveston Area, Offshore Texas through Vermilion Area, Offshore Louisiana (OCS Report MMS 87-0026) + Geophysical Cross Sections and Plates in Publisher's Slipcase

By: Reed, J. Courtney; Charles L. Leyendecker; Abdul S. Khan; Clark J. Kinler; Peter F. Harrison; Gilbert P. Pickens

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New Orleans, U.S. Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Regional Office: 1987

Seller ID: 10647

Condition: Very Good


Thirty-five pages (Introduction, Cross Sections, Regional Geology, Summary and Conclusions, References) followed by nearly 600 pages of Appendices A-I as follows. A: List of Wells, B: Well Data Summaries, C: Paleontological Data, D: Time-Depth Charts, E: Seismic Processing Information, F: List of Cross Sections, G: Well Location-Seismic Index Maps, H: Common and Scientific Names of Paleontological Markers, and I: Regional Maps. Included in an accompanying slipcase is an incomplete collection of large, folded Geophysical Cross Sections and related plates (also incomplete) housed in the publishe... View more info

Image for Bullfights Portuguese Style Souvenir Program - Astrodome, Houston, Texas, October 1966

Bullfights Portuguese Style Souvenir Program - Astrodome, Houston, Texas, October 1966

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Super Enterprises: 1966

Seller ID: 10646

Condition: Very Good


Some rubbing wear and slight fading to the print on a few pages, otherwise a nice, clean copy. Stapled 9 X 12-inch souvenir program for Portuguese-style bullfights at Houston's Astrodome, October 1966. Thirty-four pages with numerous color and black and white photos. The program explains bullfights to the American public with descriptions of how the sport is performed in Spain, Mexico, and other Latin American countries. In Portuguese Style bullfighting, the bull is not killed. Contents include: Introduction to Bullfighting; Ritual of the Bullfight; The Matador; The Bullfighter on Horseback (L... View more info

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Hell-Bent for Leather: The Saga of the A-2 and G-1 Flight Jackets

By: Nelson, Derek and Dave Parsons

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Osceola, Wisconsin, Motorbooks International: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10645

ISBN: 0879384387

Condition: Near Fine


Trace of wear at the extremities of book and jacket. Clean copy, no writing or marks. Interesting history of the Air Force's A-2 and the Navy's G-1 leather flight jackets that fighter pilots wore from World War II through Korea, and Vietnam. 160 pages with numerous illustrations in color and black and white. View more info