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Book Advice by Lee Cochenour
I have some questions about an item that I have had for some time. It is a "manuscript" for Clive Cussler's "Sahara". It is two voulmes of typed 8.5X11 pages, I guess that it was too big to do in one volume in this format. Each Volume has been bound together very simply. The cover of the first...
June 30th 03 06:32 PM
by Tim Doyle Go to last post
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wtd: Lady from L.U.S.T./Cherry Delight by mondonegro
Hello, I'm trying to track down the following books from the sleazy spy series, Lady from L.U.S.T., by Rod Gray: The Lady from L.U.S.T. Lay Me Odds, 1967 The 69 Measures The Hot Mahatma To Russia with L.U.S.T.
July 1st 03 06:03 PM
by mondonegro Go to last post
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al owens to by ggw
al owens to "Mark Wilden" wrote in message ... "Mark Wilden" wrote in message news:... What I get from you, John and Baker is a deep personal dislike of librarians as human beings. I apologize for...
July 3rd 03 01:45 AM
by ggw Go to last post
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FS: List of Old Books, I want rid of them, make me an offer for any of them! by [email protected]
Currently have these books available. Too many to list conditions of them all, though this list will be updated with more dates, authors, publishers etc. If any of these titles interest you then please email and will give you idea of condition, photographs, scans of any pages yo ask for - so on and...
July 3rd 03 04:41 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FA: book "Antique Maps" Carl Moreland & David Bannister, Phaidon Press by John Fleck
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3534154660&category=12567&rd=1 Antique Maps by Carl Moreland & David Bannister Phaidon Press Limited Third Edition 1989 copyright 1983 ISBN 0 7148 2954 4 Book in VG condition - some sloppiness from the binding process
July 7th 03 01:59 PM
by John Fleck Go to last post
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Comic book NG? by Frank
I'm looking to sell some comics that I've accumulated, and I need to know if there are newsgroups that deal with the subject. Anyone know? Frank please e-mail me directly if you don't mind.
July 9th 03 06:27 PM
by Frank Go to last post
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FS: Rudyard Kipling Burwash Edition of The Complete Works in Prose & Verse by GPRVET
Rudyard Kipling Burwash Edition of The Complete Works in Prose & Verse Signed copy number 16 out of 1000. There were 1010 made in 1941. Rudyard only signed 1000 of them and the other ten were for presentation. Complete collection of 28 vols in fine condition. A must for any serious book collector....
July 9th 03 06:50 PM
by GPRVET Go to last post
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books from mediavel time by Jeff Inman
Richard Moriarty wrote: I could do away with the students, burn the carrels and tables and journals and evil book-supplanting computers and get more shelves, but there could be complaints. I've known several system admins who have claimed (only half in jest, I think) that their work is...
July 9th 03 06:51 PM
by William M. Klimon Go to last post
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Two Possible Additions to FAQ by BrainstormingSW
Hi, I've greatly helped in collecting/bookselling via this newsgroup, and saw the FAQ as almost having more than I needed to know. However, there has been a recent problem that I think perhaps the FAQ could have addressed. I recently found about five books that I wanted that had some "minor"...
July 9th 03 07:30 PM
by BrainstormingSW Go to last post
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Literary Britspeak #2 by William M. Klimon
"Lin Digs Books" wrote in message ... 2. Why would someone named Brian Clark be *inevitably called Nobby*? From Eric Partridge, *A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English* (8th ed. 1984): nobby, n. Alway *the...
July 10th 03 03:38 PM
by Lin Digs Books Go to last post
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Thornton Burgess 1sts? by M Hill
I have two Thornton Burgess books which, according to the descriptions of some ABE dealers may be 1sts. Others raise doubts. Can anyone help me? The books are MOther West Wind's Neighbours The Adventures of Reddy Fox Both are published by Little, Brown and Company. Both have the dae 1913 on the...
July 11th 03 01:07 AM
by M Hill Go to last post
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Bay Psalm Book listing mystey by Tim Crawford
I was looking in Ahearn's "Book Collecting 2000" for a listing for my copy of Will Harriss's "The Bay Psalm Book Murder" 1983 Walker. when I found it twice. Harris, Will. The Bay Psalm Book Murder. New York. 1983 and Harriss, Will. The Bay Psalm Book Murder. New York. 1963. I am going to assume...
July 11th 03 02:55 AM
by Tim Crawford Go to last post
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Question and maybe a brag by Tim Crawford
A few weeks ago I picked up a nice copy of Helen MacInnes "Above Suspicion" at a flea market for $2. Recently I learned that it was her first book and looking at it more closely I am wondering if it is a First American Edition. Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1942 on title page. Copyright 1941...
July 11th 03 03:23 AM
by Randy Burns Go to last post
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Public Domain Issues - UK by Tom
Reading a few websites has got me thinking that I may try to reprint some old works that I own - if they have fallen into the public domain. A few items in my own collection, I am hoping, would probably be eligible - however I am not totally sure of UK copyright laws. For example, I am pretty sure...
July 11th 03 10:03 AM
by Bernard Peek Go to last post
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fraudulent seller by William M. Klimon
"Kris Baker" wrote in message ... Good work (although I wish your friend would have asked why this "physician" cribbed from another seller's auctions). Not surprisingly, there is no "cristian argesanu" licensed as a...
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July 11th 03 02:46 PM
by hollowayd Go to last post
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A second hand copy of a book yet to be published by Francis A. Miniter
Today, July 9, 2003, I had a most unusual literary experience. I purchased (for $2), at a second hand bookstore, an unread copy of a book yet to be published. There is a "Friends of the Library" bookstore in the next town that takes donated books and sells them at tag sale prices to raise money...
July 11th 03 03:59 PM
by Tim Doyle Go to last post
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Time Warner Book Club ID by Annie Winkler
I'm drawing a blank here. Is the "W" (logo) blindstamp for Warner Books standard fare, or Book Club ID? Thanks - Annie
July 11th 03 05:02 PM
by Annie Winkler Go to last post
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Harry Potter by Mike McKeown
Mike McKeown wrote: Jon Meyers wrote: "Raymond Kruger" wrote... "braves-lady" wrote... First printing of over 8 million? Guess this one won't be a collectable? any thoughts on the volumes missing pages ? They're defective and should be returned.
July 12th 03 11:41 PM
by Mike McKeown Go to last post
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Looking for Coin catalog - used by Eric Bustad
Amudhan wrote: Hi I am looking for Coin catalogs like the KRAUSE catalog. Main intrest is world coins. If any one is intreseted in selling their old catalog please mail me with the details of the book and the amount (inc S&H). Any suggestions for book shops where I can get will also...
July 13th 03 02:00 AM
by Eric Bustad Go to last post
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AB Bookman coming back as book auction/listing site? by Kris Baker
"William M. Klimon" wrote in message news:[email protected] As of this afternoon, we have an agreement in principle (the principals agree, now the lawyers have to word it right), for control of the intellectual property, name ...
July 13th 03 02:58 AM
by Mark Go to last post
1 2,041
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