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Stein and Day's "In Print" series? by Tasha
I recently bought "Eustace and Hilda" by L.P. Hartley, and it was published by Stein and Day as part of their "In Print" series, designed to bring back into print "influential Twentieth-Century works." Does anyone know where I can find a list of the books published in this series? Thanks in...
July 4th 06 10:03 PM
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Find hidden book treasures on ebay -- free search engine! by Dave
Do you know how many people misspell their auction items? People searching for diamond jewelry will never find "diamon" or "dimond"! But, using my FREE Ebay Misspelling Search tool, YOU can find them, and pick them up cheap! Try it out at http://www.ebargainsweb.com/spelling.php This is...
July 4th 06 06:41 AM
by Dave Go to last post
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Scandel in the Making by Willow Arune
This is a delight - and not the London trial. Instead, this goes to the heart of the mater. http://www.mediainfo.com/eandp/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1002614037 http://davincicrock.blogspot.com/ http://www.davincilegacy.com/Infringement/
July 4th 06 02:09 AM
by Willow Arune Go to last post
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Research Study on Women's Thoughts by Amber
Hello! Our names are Amie Kolos and Amber Norwood, and we are recent graduates (B.S. in Psychology) of Towson University in Towson, MD. We are currently conducting research for project in which we hope to learn how women's thoughts are related to their coping with stressful life events. We hope...
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July 3rd 06 05:55 PM
by fundog Go to last post
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buySAFE protects it's customers from fraud on eBay by [email protected]
Fraud has become a growing problem on eBay and many aren't satisfied with how they are being protected. Here is a option have a safer "shopping experience" on the auction giant. http://fraudwar.blogspot.com/2006/07/buysafe-protects-its-customers-from.html
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Odd non-response from dealer by David Ames
I learned of a textbook used at a major university. Wondering about the subject of the textbook, I searched bookfinder.com to seek a prior edition and to consider whether I might want to enroll. I posted an inquiry to an alibris.com dealer, using Alibris' form. What I got back was not a...
July 2nd 06 12:09 AM
by David Ames Go to last post
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Chicago's Brandeis book sale: whither the books? by [email protected]
The Brandeis book sale held in Skokie last month was announced to be the last. It was by far the largest used book sale in the Chicago area, and must have been one of the largest in the world. I was never very happy with its pricing and selection, but it's going to leave a big hole. Where do you...
July 1st 06 08:10 PM
by Kris Baker Go to last post
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Van Wyck Mason - Seeds of Murder by [email protected]
Hello, I recently bought an old copy of Van Wyck Mason's Seeds of Murder. It says it was published in 1930 by Crime Club, however, it doesn't state "first edition". The seller told me it was a first but I am starting to have doubts. I paid 50.00 for it and want to know if I was duped. I took it to...
June 30th 06 05:43 PM
by daveteds Go to last post
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Help us tailor our software to the needs of the book collecting community by [email protected]
Hello all, I work for a new startup called HiveLive (www.hivelive.com), and we have recently released a beta version of our online "Social Information Manager". We honestly believe that the collecting community could benefit from our (free) online web application, and are looking for a few...
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Dueling authors.... well, ideas anyway. by Dave
This is a very minor brag, with several questions attached. I purchased a box lot for $5 USD that included a copy of _The Forever War_, Joe Haldeman, 1974 St. Martin's Press. Multiple closed tears in the d/j, esp. at top and bottom of the spine. D/J is rubbed along the spine, bottom and at the...
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A serendipitous find by Francis A. Miniter
At a thrift shop, yesterday, a first edition (not the almost identical BCE) with dust jacket in cellophane type protector, of Edwin O'Connor, The Edge of Sadness, (Atlantic, Brown, Little 1961), the book for which he got the Pulitzer Prize. Unfortunately, the jacket cover was affixed with tape...
June 28th 06 08:06 PM
by Francis A. Miniter Go to last post
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FA: Bill O'Reilly The No Spin Zone Audio Book MINT by MR MR
Bill O'Reilly - The No Spin Zone - Unabridged. Read by the author. This Audio Book is in MINT condition and comes complete with original packaging. Please visit my auction: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=7043117898&rd=1&sspagename=STRK%3AMESE%3AIT&rd=1
June 28th 06 05:26 PM
by Bob Go to last post
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Removing eraser "pink" and getting rid of pen markings by LiRM
I have a book that I wanted to clean up a bit and erase some ink (standard ball point pen) written down the spine. Being a tad too eager, I tried an eraser (standard pencil type) and although it took off some of the ink, I now have the remnants of the pinkish eraser color. Any ideas on how to...
June 28th 06 12:25 PM
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Book Signing Events by LiRM
Is anyone aware of a web site that offers a comprehensive list of what author's may be signing at what locations? In what I can only describe as a tragedy, here in South Florida, there used to be a few book stores that had authors come in to do readings, signings, etc. With the exception of Books...
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Ludmlla A story of Liechtenstein by MRD
I have a 1960 edition of this book, signed by the Baroness Ludmila von Felz-Fein, published by QUICK,Vaduz. In excellent shape, been in the family for 46 years kept away from sticky children's fingers. I'm just not sure how to value it. There is no ISBN.
June 27th 06 08:47 PM
by Francis A. Miniter Go to last post
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Books on Grammar & Dictionary by nareshgupta
Books on Grammar & Dictionary This is one time mail only. To subscribe our Newsletter, mail us your interested subjects. Indian Books Centre In the Service of the Scholarly World since 1976 Dear Sir/ Madam,
June 27th 06 12:28 PM
by Bob Go to last post
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A nice little brag by William M. Klimon
John A. Stovall wrote: I must say it was a nice bit of luck. Here's my nice bit of luck for the week: I recently discovered the following--which is a must-have for my convertiana collection:
June 27th 06 04:19 AM
by William M. Klimon Go to last post
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FS eBay RARE Terri Windling "The Wood Wife" Advance Reading Copy by Kris Baker
"John R. Yamamoto-Wilson" wrote in message ... Kris Baker He could file harrassment or "auction interference". I think there is something in eBay about it being uncacceptable to advertise eBay auctions in non-commercial...
June 25th 06 06:27 PM
by Orestes Go to last post
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Tall Tales of The Bible Belt by David Ames
wrote: Tall Tales of The Bible Belt Another edition of "Tall Tales of The Bible Belt" has been released. This one's the 29th edition and contains a good baker's dozen tales devoted to a variety of subjects. Chief among them the child evangelist Billy Bible...
June 25th 06 05:41 PM
by Kris Baker Go to last post
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Mis-bound book values by Keith Williams
Hi! How much value (if any) does having a mis-bound book add to its value? I have a mis-bound Order of the Pheonix from the Harry Potter series and didn't know how rare this was. One entire section 50+ pages repeats itself (replacing what should have been there). Any insight is much appreciated.
June 25th 06 10:08 AM
by michael adams Go to last post
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