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Image for Picture Scoop Magazine October, 1942 (1st Issue)

Picture Scoop Magazine October, 1942 (1st Issue)

By: Various

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Picture Scoop Inc.: 1942

Edition: Volime I, No. 1

Seller ID: 27372BARB

Condition: Very Good


This isn't a magazine you see too often, but it's a lot of fun to read. It's big one too, measuring 10x1/2" x 13-1/2" with lots of different types of stories and many, many photographs which catch the spirit of the 40's. Some stand-out stories include: a serious piece titled "Should We Draft Labor?"; Gerald L.K. Smith, successor to Father Coughlin; How To Win An Army Commission; The Story of Uncle Sam; Pleasure and Patriotism at New York's Stork Club; and Fashion with Jane Russell. There's also Hitler jokes by Danny Kaye and others. Magazine is clean and nice save one small light stain to fron... View more info

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The New England Quarterly (Full Run, Four Issues)

By: Various

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The New England Historic Quarterly Inc.: 2001

Edition: LXXIV, Numbers 1,2,3,4

Seller ID: 25535

Condition: Fine


Crisp, beautifiul magazines with no names or writing and no spine creasing. Paper is crisp inside and out. Doubtful ever read. Each measures 6-1/24"x9-1/4". Among the topics are these: the Rumford Strike of 1986; William S. Braithwaite and the Poetics of Race; The Port Royal Experiment Revisited; New Haven's Italian Machine Gun Co. Enters WWI; Fanny Fern and the Literay Proprietorship in Antebellum America; Gelded Age Boston; Mother Ann Lee and Shaker Architecture; Proprietary Rights and the Charlestown Convent Riot; Hawthorne in the Province of Women; the Impact of Indentured Servitude on the... View more info

Getting To Know ... Nature's Children (26 volumes)

By: Various Authors

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Grolier Enterprises: 1985

Edition: No Edition Stated

Seller ID: 13672

Condition: Fine to Very Good


Crisp, clean, nice set -- great for classroom use or home schooling. Paper over boards construction with glossy, wipe-clean covers. Two animals or insects per book, each with a different author for a total look at 52 animal babies. All are nicely illustrated with color photographs and box of facts in brief for each. Geared to elementary school use. Animals covered include: turtles, bees, bison, opossum, coyotes, monarch butterflies, wolves,whales, wild horses, caribou, elk, mice, pronghorns, seals, pelicans, snakes, woodchucks, alligators, squirrels, frogs, grouse, muskox, red fox, river otte... View more info

Hunter's Information Series 11 Volumes

By: Various Authors

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, North American Hunting Club:

Seller ID: 18817

Condition: Very Good


Great set, each title a stand-alone. Brown leatherette boards are most handsomely printed in gilt at face and spine. Attractive brown and white or blue and white print endpapers. Each book measures 6"x9-1/4". No names or writing. Two volumes show a few very small dots of foxing at front, the rest pristine. Titles and authors include: Modern Bird Hunting by Bill Miller and Tony Caligiuri; Hunting Trophy Black Bear by Richard P. Smith; High Country Hunting by Lloyd Bare; The Hunter's Rifle by Clay Harvey;Turkey Hunting Tactics by John E. Phillips; Complete Bowhunting by Glenn Hegleland; ... View more info

Decompression in Depth; the Proceedings of the Seminar March 10, 1979 Santa Ana, California

By: Various Authors

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Santa Ana, California, Professional Association of Diving Instructors: 1979

Seller ID: 18819KA

Condition: Fine


Crisp, clean boo. No spine creae, no names or writing. Cover and pages pristine. A compendium of papers by various authors including the following titles: Theory of Air Decompression for Scuba Instructors; The Ultimate Dive Table Configuration; The Decom Meter; The Pysiology of Decompression Sickness; Another Approach to the Problem of Altitude diving and Flying After Diving; and The Theoretical Structure and Testing of High Altitude Diving Tables. 86 pages. View more info

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The Intake: Journal of the Super Sabre Society. Issues 18,19,20. Complete Run 2012.

By: Various Authors

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Lakeway, Texas, Super Sabre Society: 2012

Edition: Spring, Summer, Fall. Complete

Seller ID: 30023

Condition: Near Fine


This magazine publishes three issues per year -- Spring, Summer and Fall. The sociey is for F-100 Fighter Pilots, F-100 Wild Weasel Bears and The F-100 Squadron Flight Surgeons. The magazines are clean and tightly bound and have 35 pages per issue for a total of 105. There are pohotos in both back and white amd color and lots to read. Here are some examples of contents: Back To the Hunth Long Way, The Adventures of F-100F Serial 56-3730; F-00Cs in PACAF -- The Forgotten Call-Up of the National Guard; More Hun Driver High Jinks; Whiskey Douglass -- Misty 02, The Story of a Fighter Pilot and The... View more info

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Backwoods Home Magazine The Best of the First Two Years (Plus the Next Twelve Years)

By: Various Authors

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Gold Beach, Oregon, Backwoods Magazine: 1992

Seller ID: 28052

Condition: Near Fine


This offering includes the first two years of the magazine in one volume, but there are also twelve more issues. Each of these cover one year apiece from the third through the fourteenth. All books were owned buy the same collector and all are gentlty read, if at all. These are not the magazines themselves, but a compilation of the best of each. They're soft cover books bound with spines. Many, many topics are covered. Here's a sampling -- solar cell improvements, the do's and don'ts of buying backwoods property, from domes to yurts, how to tell if well water is safe, earthquakes and their pro... View more info

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The Executive Library for Organizational Change (21 Handbooks in Slipcase)

By: Various Authors

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Pritchett & Associates Inc.:

Seller ID: 16894A

Condition: NEW in Shrinkwrap


Brand new set still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Published by Pritchett & Associates, who since 1974 have been guiding top American businesses in matters of change managment, corporate culture, growth and innovation, leadership and teamwork, and mergers, aquisitions and divestitures. Three of the 21 titles on change managment in the case include The MARS PATHFINDER Approach to Better-Faster-Cheaper; Managing Sideways -- A Process Driven Approach for Building the Corporate Energy Level and Becoming An Alpha Company; and The Employee Handbook for Organizational Change. View more info

Image for The Life and Times of Mao Tse-Tung, Nelson Mandela, Hitler, Jack the Ripper, Mussolini, Muhammad Ali, Lawrence of Arabia, Pol Pot

The Life and Times of Mao Tse-Tung, Nelson Mandela, Hitler, Jack the Ripper, Mussolini, Muhammad Ali, Lawrence of Arabia, Pol Pot

By: Various Authors

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Siena /Parragon: 1996

Edition: Reprints

Seller ID: 28064

Condition: Fine


This is a small collection of eight small books which measure a diminutive 3-1/2" x 4-1/2". Technically, they are not true miniatures, but they are small enoguh to charm and large enough to read. Seven of the eight were published by Siena in 1996 with one, Hitler, being a Parragon first edition from 1994. Siena, however, is an imprint of Parragon. The books are illustrated in both color and black and white and have an average 70 pages. All are clean and attractive, designed with laminated pictorial boards. This is a large series which would be be fun to collect. View more info

Image for Reporting World War II; American Journalism  1938-1944 and  American Journalism 1944-1946  (Two Volume Set)

Reporting World War II; American Journalism 1938-1944 and American Journalism 1944-1946 (Two Volume Set)

By: Various Authors

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1995

Seller ID: 24075

Condition: Fine in Fine Slipcases


Crisp, as new books -- clearly never read. Burgundy cloth boards pristine with gilt printing to spines. Pages and page edges white as snow. Burgundy ribbon markers likewise unused. Each book is nestled into its own ivory colored slipcase which is also pristine. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Text consists of a compendium of articles by various authors on different aspecst of WWII reportage. In cases books measure 5-1/2"x8-1/2" View more info

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Evaluation of Motion-Degraded Images; A Seminar Held in Cambridge, Massachusets December 3-5, 1968 (NASA SP-193)

By: Various Contributors

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington D.C,, NASA: 1969

Seller ID: 19471K

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean book with only a bit of toning to spine. Paper is is fresh, clean, and even crisp. Book measures 8"x10-1/4". Illustrated with drawings and black and white photographs. A compendium of papers delivered at the conference on various subtopics, some, but not all of which include:The Influence of Image Motion on the Photographic Image;The Precision of Edge Analysis Applied to the Evaluation of Motion-Degraded Images;Effect of Image Resolution and Contrast on Target Detection and Identification;Seeing as Considered by Astronomers;Digital Computer Analysis of Linear Shift-Variant Sys... View more info