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The Road Avenger Novel, First Public Demo Debut by nicholasg980
Saint Charles, MO (MMP Publishing) - MMP Publishing is pleased to announce a preview of the upcoming novel "The Road Avenger" by Mary Margaret Park, a story based upon the 1985 Data East laserdisc classic, "Road Blaster". "The Road Avenger" novel preview is an excerpt from the larger...
September 1st 09 05:33 PM
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Donald M Grant dead by J[_2_]
I read on one of the pulp pages that Donald M Grant, founder of the publishing house that bears his name--and a few others over the years-- died in mid-August. His firm was responsible for the deluxe series of Conan books reprinting the original Howard stories, with new illustrations, as well as...
August 31st 09 03:08 AM
by J[_2_] Go to last post
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Harper and Brothers verses Harper and Row by RS
I have a book called "The Book of Indian Crafts and Indian Lore" by Julian Harris Salomon. I believe I have tracked it down to a later printing but it was an interesting process. I notice some dealers listing expensive copies as "Harper and Row. 1928." and other dealers listing it as "Harper and...
August 29th 09 04:14 PM
by Francis A. Miniter[_2_] Go to last post
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--Book title help by Sam Mas
I seem to reme ber a book from like 20 years ago (25?) any how the subject was a kid or 2 was exploring a museum or park where they was showin how the people lived on amish farms a hundred or so years ago (like a school room for example with plexiglass so you can see but not touch) well magic was...
August 25th 09 10:31 PM
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Vinny Chitlury: BABA`S RINANUBANDH by Bird Publisher
The word ‘Rinanubandh’ literally means ‘Karmic debt’. It is an impossible task to write the exact meaning of this word, as a lot of the nuances arelost while doing so. When you read about the lives of Baba’s devoteesyou realise that it has a deeper meaning. A bond that has existed formany...
August 18th 09 02:42 PM
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Hyraxia Book Collecting Forums by Simon Patterson
Hi all, Just a notification that the forums at hyraxia are now open (http:// forum.hyraxia.com). They're book collecting specific, so feel free to pop over. Simon.
August 18th 09 01:39 PM
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Looking for "Christian Endeavor Greeting" by Chris Shearer Cooper
In the "Christian Endeavor Manual" (copyright 1903), available on Google books...
August 17th 09 11:15 PM
by Kris Baker[_3_] Go to last post
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The new Rosicrucian auction .... by J[_2_]
This is not an auction site.
August 2nd 09 12:26 AM
by J[_2_] Go to last post
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Tag Sale Find by Francis A. Miniter[_2_]
*Women of the War* by Frank Morris (1866, S.S. Scranton & Co. Hartford) is an account of the efforts of more than 40 women on the Union side during the Civil War, with some first person narratives from letters, etc. Most were nurses, but not all. One spent time in a Confederate prison camp....
August 1st 09 10:34 PM
by Francis A. Miniter[_2_] Go to last post
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The Shooting of Dan McGrew by foad[_13_]
At a library sale yesterday, a first edition The Spell of the Yukon and Other Verses, by Robert Service. Not particularly valuable, but timely: Jean Shepherd born this day, 1921.
July 26th 09 02:03 PM
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What chance do you have? by Telford Taylor
What chance does an ordinary animal have against a fat cat? As you're now finding out, not a chance in hell. THE POLITY OF BEASTS Seeing it all before it happened. (c) 2007
July 23rd 09 12:06 PM
by R. Totale Go to last post
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There are library book sales, then there is Westport . . . by Francis A. Miniter[_2_]
From booksalefinder.com -------------------------------------------------- Westport, CT Quality Counts! Westport Public Library Friends 20 Jesup Rd. (off US Rte 1) 203-291-4800 July 18 - 21
July 19th 09 02:54 PM
by J[_2_] Go to last post
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Old C books by implement
Hi group! I'm collecting old or used C books. Is there anyone who sell an old C books collection? Greetings Tom
June 29th 09 12:16 PM
by implement Go to last post
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The Medium is the Message by Francis A. Miniter[_2_]
Saturday I found for $0.50 a fine copy of the 1967 softcover of McLuhan's book. Not worth anything like the hardcover firsts, but still scarce. -- Francis A. Miniter Oscuramente libros, laminas, llaves siguen mi suerte.
June 26th 09 05:47 PM
by Francis A. Miniter[_2_] Go to last post
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Arthur James Fiction – 3 Novels - Free by AJ[_2_]
Read on-line/Download – Free www.arthur-james-fiction.com • Adams Sisters – A love story about Christa, a young African American woman who is a medical student at Georgetown University in Washington DC. • Jason and the Kodikats – A story for children, about a young boy named Jason who goes into...
June 18th 09 09:17 PM
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James Joyce FOTL by Bob F.[_7_]
Got a Modern Library copy of "Ulysses" by James Joyce at the town library book sale today. Nothing special about it, just that I wanted to add the title to my personal library. In good condition complete with DJ for a buck!
June 9th 09 10:40 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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A nicely preserved book by Francis A. Miniter[_2_]
Saturday I found a copy of Samuel Goodrich's *A Pictorial History of America Embracing Both the Northern and Southern Portions* (1847, Hartford: House and Brown). From limited research, this seems to have been the first printing of the book, which was reprinted a number of times in the...
June 9th 09 12:47 AM
by Bob F.[_7_] Go to last post
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Today's Catch by Francis A. Miniter[_2_]
*The Origins of the Islamic State* (volume 2 only) by Ahmad Ibn Yahya al-Baladhuri, translated into English in 1924 by Francis Clark Murgotten. al-Baladhuri was a 9th century Persian historian who charted the 7th century spread of Islam. Copies in English are rare. And though I obtained...
June 7th 09 08:17 AM
by [email protected]gmail.com Go to last post
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Just for old time's sake... by [email protected]
....since this group seems deader than dead (just like most of Usenet), here's a page of first edition scans for Hugo and Nebula winning novels: http://picasaweb.google.com/LawrencePerson/LawrencePersonSLibrary# Lawrence Person Lame Excuse Books http://home.roadrunner.com/~lperson1/lame.html
May 31st 09 02:45 PM
by Bob F.[_7_] Go to last post
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Ruth Rendell / Barbara Vine firsts? by J[_2_]
I've noticed some odd things about books I've assumed were first printings by British crime author Ruth Rendell... I bought a brand new copy of THE BIRTHDAY PRESENT today (her latest 'as Barbara Vine'), published by Shaye Areheart Books. The copyright page shows the numbers 10 through 2 above the...
May 24th 09 01:07 AM
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