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Chess Workbook for Children: The Chess Detective's Introduction to the Royal Game

by Bardwick, Todd

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780976196211
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$25.00

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Chess Detective Press, 2006. Very large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers in blue, yellow and green, chess pieces as people on front wrapper, tiny color photograph on back wrapper, 188 pages, profusely illustrated with chess moves. Light wear and crease at bottom front tip. Near Very Fine.. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Hempstead, Kevin. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day: The Discovery That Revolutionizes Home Baking

by Jeff Hertzberg; Zoe Francois

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2007
Condition
As New
Edition
5th
ISBN
9780312362911
Item Price
$15.00

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St. Martin's Press, 2007. Very large, sturdy book, blue covers, gilt lettering bright on spine, 242 pages including a color glossy photo section. DJ glossy, colorfully designed in bars of orange, blue, light blue with white flower design, a color photograph of bread loaf on most of front, seven smaller on back. DJ and book, both As New.. 5th. Hard… Read more
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$15.00
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How to Cut Drawings on Scratchboard

by Cutler, Merritt

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1960
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780823023509
Item Price
$8.00

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Watson-Guptill Publications, 1960. Very large thinner book, quality gray cloth, black lettering very fine on spine, 88 heavy glossy pages, beautiful illustrations throughout, including well-known actors. Also photos showing the techniques. DJ price-clipped, glossy red and white background, four illustrations on front, some on back. DJ chipped at spine top, slight wear to top tips. Fair DJ/Very Fine book.. Cloth.… Read more
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$8.00
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The Art of Sumi-E: Appreciation, Techniques, and Application

by Sato, Shozo; Thomas A. Heenan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1984
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780870115707
Item Price
$145.00

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Kodansha International, 1984. Very large, very heavy book, black cloth spine, gray cloth covers with an illustration of apes in tree on front, a stork on back, dark gray color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 332 pages. Profusely illustrated with art works and photographs of hand techniques. A heavy mylar cover. As New.. Cloth. As New. 4to - over… Read more
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$145.00
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Lighting for Portraiture

by Nurmberg, Walter

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
6th Impression
Item Price
$19.00

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The Focal Press, 1966. Very large, thinner sturdy book, gray cloth with embossed pattern of rectangles, embossed purple title and author's name on front, a four-line ink stamp and ink owner's name at top inside front cover, 188 pages plus a catalog, photographs of types of people throughout: soldier, model, actor. Two light smudges on back. Very Good.. 6th Impression.… Read more
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$19.00
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Race Your Boat Right

by Knapp, Arthur

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780448115238
Item Price
$5.00

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Arthur Knapp Jr., 1973. Foreword by Thomas J. Watson Jr. Introduction by Harold S. Vanderbilt. Large, sturdy book, gray cloth, black lettering very fine on spine, darker gray color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 396 pages, many illustrations and photographs throughout. DJ glossy with light blue background, a color photo of sail boat at bottom front, photo of author… Read more
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$5.00
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Audels Oil Burner Guide

by Graham, Frank D.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$18.00

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Theodore Audel and Co., 1967. Smaller, squarish book, black covers with gold lettering large on front and spine, 364 pages plus Talbes and Data, profusely illustrated. DJ glossy with black border at top front and spine top, red front and spine with an illustration of oil burner, a list of other Audels guides on back. DJ has a crease with… Read more
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Skinny Bitch & Skinny Bitch in the Kitch

by Freedman, Rory; Barnmoun, Kim

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$55.00

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Running Press, 2005. Two volumes, smaller, sturdy books, each with a color-illustration of an elegant thin woman on the front. Skinny Bitch: red spine, red color inside covers and adajcent end papers, 224 crisp pages. Neat peach highlightiing on most pages up to page 122. Skinny Bitch in the Kitch--also higlighting. Blue spine with blue color inside covers and adjacent… Read more
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$55.00
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An Introduction to Poker

by Reuben, Stewart

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781405461566
Item Price
$10.00

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Parragon Publishing, 2005. Very large, sturdy book, glossy color-illustrated covers, black color inside covers and adjacent end paeprs, 64 glossy pages. DJ same color and illustration of cards. DJ has light crease at top front edge near spine, tiny tear at top back tip, tiny tear at bottom back spine indentation, 1/4" tear at top back tip. Near Very Good… Read more
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$10.00
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The Treehouse Book

by Collins, Candida

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2009
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781602397613
Item Price
$29.00

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Skyhorse Publishing, 2009. (Printed In India) Very large, heavy book, glossy covers with color-photo illustration of unique tree house on front, light blue background to spine and back, Book has six color photos on back, 160 heavy glossy pages with amazing tree homes throughout. DJ glossy with the same colo illustrations as book covers. DJ and book, both As New..… Read more
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Dollar Origami: 10 Origami Projects Including the Amazing Koi Fish (Origami Books)

by Park, Won

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
4th
ISBN
9781607102816
Item Price
$19.00

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San Diego: Thunder Bay Press, 2011. (Printed in Thailand) Very large, glossy spiral-bound softcover, black spine and back wrapper and front borders, an illustration of dollar bill framing a beautfiul origami fish fashioned from currency on front, 80 stiff, heavy glossy pages, profusely illustrated with step-by-step instructions, an illustration of currency along all long page edges. Very tiny crease at… Read more
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$19.00
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Horsemanship

by Wright, Gordon

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1958
Condition
Very Fine
Item Price
$195.00

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Publishers Book Binding, 1958. (Published by Author at Tryon, North Carolina in 1958) Foreword by Whitney Stone, President of the U.S. Equestrian Team. Large sturdy book, shiny dark red spine, cream boards with verticle blue stripes, gilt lettering very bright on spine, 148 glossy pages, profusely illustrated. In sturdy slipcase with dark gray background, a color-illustration of author with horse… Read more
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$195.00
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Sailing Boats

by Fox, Uffa

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
2d
Item Price
$9.00

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London: Newnes, 1966. Sturdy book, blue cloth, gilt lettering very bright on spine, 206 stiff lightly browned pages including three glossy photo sections plus other illustrations. DJ has color photo of Fox wearing yellow coats on boat off shore on front, gray spine and back. DJ has 2" tear at bottom front bookfold edge, light creases to front and back.… Read more
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$9.00
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Cycling: Teach Yourself

by Shaw, Reginald C.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$12.00

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Teach Yourself Books, 1972. (2d edition, 2d printing) Smaller, sturdy book, glossy yellow background, black bar design along front, spine and back, spine lightly askew, 160 pages with illustrations throughout. Very Good.. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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$12.00
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The American Boy's Handy Book: What to Do and how to Do it

by Beard, Daniel Carter

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
41st Ptg.
ISBN
9785519031226
Item Price
$15.00

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David R. Godine, 2015. Thick, sturdy softcover, glossy blue and white wrappers with 19th Century of boys' activities especially in nature--a how-to for all children. Many illustrations throughout. Fine.. 41st Ptg.. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Building a Log Home from Scratch or Kit

by Ramsey, Dan

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780830628582
Item Price
$37.00

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TAB Books, 1987. (2d edition, 7th printing) Very large, sturdy squarish softcover, glossy yellow and white wrappers with four color photographs of cabins on front, 296 pages profusely illustrated. Very tiny tear at top front middle edge with light crease. Near Very Fine.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Fair-Weather Flying: For VFR pilots who want to improve their skills and flying enjoyment

by Taylor, Richard L.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781565660342
Item Price
$19.00

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Charlottesville VA: Thomasson-Grant, 1993. Sturdy book, blue cloth spine, gray boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 353 stiff pages, some illustrations. DJ glossy with color photo of small plane and clouds on front, orange spine, a color-illustration of Aviation Library book covers on back. DJ has slight surface wear to tips, light wear to front edges, very slight to… Read more
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$19.00
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Thomasson-Grant, 2006. Larger sturdy book, gray cloth spine, dark gray boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 342 pages, some illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with color photo of plane and sunlight on front in shades of brown front and back, orange spine and top front and back borders, a color-illustration of covers from other aviation titles on back. DJ has… Read more
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$19.00
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How to Identify Prints: A Complete Guide to Manual and Mechanical Processes from Woodcut to Ink Jet

by Gascoigne, Bamber

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780500234549
Item Price
$45.00

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Thames & Hudson, 1986. 271 illustrations, 39 in color. (1st edition) Very large, very heavy squarish book, quality brown cloth with very bright gilt logo at top front, gilt lettering bright on spine, darker brown color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 208 heavy glossy pages. DJ glossy pale rose background, a color-illustrated montage on front, b/w on back. DJ… Read more
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$45.00
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German: How to Speak and Write It (Dover Dual Language German)

by Rosenberg, Joseph

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1967
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780486202716
Item Price
$4.00

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Dover Publications, 1967. Very large softcover, glossy yellow tint to illustration of town scene on front, 384 pages plus catalog, 330 illustrations. Very light surface wear to front tips, tiny tear at bottom back tip, light smudge to exterior page edges. Good.. Soft Cover. Good.
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$4.00