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1 AA Grapevine Sober & Out
NY AA Grapevine Inc 2014 1938413407 / 9781938413407 Trade Papeback Nearly New 8vo -- 8 in Tall 
132 pp. Lightly read, no markings, spine uncrease. Glossy color photo on stiff wraps. An anthology of short testimonies (most 1 to 5 pp. each). Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender AA members share their experiences, strengths and hopes. Rear material includes list of 12 Steps and 12 Traditions. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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2 AA World Services Alcoholics Anonymous
NY AA World Services 2001 4th Edition, 30th Printing Very Good 

Price: 7.00 USD
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The New Yankee Workshop, Abram, Norm; Snyder, Tim
3 Abram, Norm; Snyder, Tim The New Yankee Workshop
Boston Little Brown & Co. 1989 0316004545 / 9780316004541 13th Printing Trade Paperback Good+ No Jacket 4vo -- 10.75 in Tall 
181 pp., light to moderate wear, several pages with dog-eared creases. Text clean. Binding firm, spine uncreased. Price stickers on front cover. A do-it-yourself guide to furniture projects. Companion the the PBS television series. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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One Day at a Time in Al-Anon, Al-Anon Family Groups
4 Al-Anon Family Groups One Day at a Time in Al-Anon
Virginia Beach, Va. Al -Anon Family Groups Headquarters 2000 091003463X / 9780910034630 Reprint Leatherette-type Cloth Near Fine No Jacket 8vo -- 9 in Tall 
378 pp. A day by day journal of inspirational passages to help relatives of alcoholics fight off depression and take care of themselves with the help of a Higher Power. Close to new. no writing or markings. Bright gilt in title. Faint smudge marks on lower front cover. Appendix includes Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions and Twelve Concepts of Service (AA governance.) 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, Alcoholics Anonymous World Services
5 Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions
NY AA World Services 1986 0916856011 / 9780916856014 33rd Printing Cloth & Boards Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
182 pp. Slight one-half inch tears at top and bottom of dust jacket. Binding firm, no markings. First blank page, a corner is cut out, probably to remove an owner's ID. An introduction to the AA 12 Step method of overcoming alcholism and regaining control of one's life. The dust jacket says it is written by a co-founder of AA, who, in AA tradition, is not identified by name. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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6 Alvarez, Sanders; Elliot-Sink, Sue; Loberg, Kristin and Walsh, James, Eds. Credit Scores, Credit Cards: How Consumer Finance Works How to Avoid Mistakes and How to Manage Your Accounts Well
Abderdeen, Washington Silver Lake Publishing 2005 1563437821 / 9781563437823 First Edition Trade Near Fine No Jacket 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall By 4.25 in Wide 
288 pp., index. Virtually new, slight thumbing. Spine uncreased, no markings. An easy to read guide to consumer credit. Basics of credit cards and credit scoring. Especially useful for younger people entering the workplace and setting up their household finances. Also helpful for those who have amassed large credit card debts and wonder what to do next. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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Codependents' Guide to the Twelve Steps, Beattie, Melody
7 Beattie, Melody Codependents' Guide to the Twelve Steps
NY Prentice Hall 1990 0671762273 / 9780671762278 1st Paperback Edn. Thus Trade Paperback Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
273 pp. No spine creases; no markings, light soil smudge on fore edge. Binding firm. Close to new. A handbook for working out of codependency through a 12-step program. Various case examples presented. Includes a recovery book list of about 25 pp. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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10 Insider Secrets to a Winning Job Search, Bermont, Todd
8 Bermont, Todd 10 Insider Secrets to a Winning Job Search
Franklin Lakes, N.J. Career Press 2004 1564147401 / 9781564147400 First Edition Trade Paperback Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
214 pp. Nearly new, no markings or creases. A readable comprehensive guide to getting a job -- covering all the basics, such as self-assessment, narrowing the job search, networking, creating a powerful resume, interview tips, strategies for dealing with tough questions, "closing the deal" etc. Cover blurb states "Everything you need to get the job you want in 24 hours or less." 
Price: 6.00 USD
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9 Bronte, Lydia The Longevity Factor
NY HarperCollins 1993 0060167556 / 9780060167554 First Edition Cloth & Boards Very Good Good + Remainder 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
409 pp., notes. Remainder mark on bottom edge, light soil and creases on dj, otherwise clean. A look at how retirement can be made a productive phase of one's life, with scores of examples of late bloomers, such as Julia Child, Isaac Asimov, Studs Terkel, et al. Bronte directed the Aging Society Project for the Carnegie Corporation. 
Price: 3.75 USD
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10 Cox, Fran;Cox, Louis A Conscious Life: Cultivating the Seven Qualities of Authentic Adulthood
Berkeley, Calif. Conari Press 1995 0943233763 / 9780943233765 1st Paperback Edition Trade Paperback Good No Jacket 8vo -- 8.25 in Tall 
246 pp. Diagonal crease on front cover, moderate spine creasing. Some underlining and margin notes on several pages in mid-section; most of text clean. Corner crease on rear cover. Satisfactory as reading copy. Cover blurb: Offering easily accessible stories, guidelines and suggestions, the book "helps you break the cycle of repeating the lives of the adults you saw as children." 
Price: 3.00 USD
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Who's Sitting on Your Nest Egg, Davis, Robin S.
11 Davis, Robin S. Who's Sitting on Your Nest Egg
Austin, Texas Bridgeway Books 2007 1933538805 / 9781933538808 First Edition Glossy Boards New Near Fine 8vo -- 8.75 in Tall 
141 pp. New but with slight ding in lower right corner of cover and dust jacket. Binding tight, no markings. A certified financial planner based in Stuart, Florida, gives a very readable guide to selecting a financial planner and other types of advisors, including brokers. She presents a 10-step process for picking a trustworthy professional. Includes discussion of tax issues. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Duff, Richard W. Preserving Family Wealth Using Tax Magic
Denver RWD Enterprises 1993 1852703073 Stated First Edition Leatherette Fine Near Fine Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
274 pp., marketing materials laid in. Green leatherette with gilt title. An addendum offers an update that will take into account the 1993 tax overhaul. Duff, a lawyer and insurance agent, presents strategies to protect wealth against estate taxes. His advice is still timely as current tax breaks and estate tax reductions face a sunset provision that is scheduled to wipe out recent changes in tax law. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Everett, Thomas H. The Victory Gardens of 1942 and 1943 at the New York Botanical Garden`
Bronx, N.Y. New York Botanical Garden 1943 First Edition Stapled Softcover Good No Jacket Booklet 8vo -- 9 in Tall 
24 pp. with b&w photos in green stiff wraps. PP. 11-14 loose but laid in. Foxing mark and previous owner's name on p. 1. Rest of text clean. A scarce report on a demonstration project to show that homeowners can raise significant quantities of vegetables on a small plot with careful planning and diligent labor. The Botanical Garden used a 47 by 38 foot site. Include site plans, and a report on the harvest. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 Fast, Julius Subtext: Making Body Language Work in the Workplace
New York Viking Press 1991 0670832383 / 9780670832385 First Edition Cloth & Boards Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
242 pp. Nearly new. Small dent along bottom front cover, slight edgewear at top and bottom of spine. A guide to perceiving and understanding the various non-verbal signs that people radiate during their conversations through body language, clothing, posture, touching, etc. Includes pointers for job interviews. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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15 Finley, K. Thomas Mental Dynamics: Power Thinking for Personal Success
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. Prentice Hall 1987 27th Printing Cloth Near Fine  Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
222 pp. Nearly new. Slight edgewear on dust jacket. Firm, tight binding, lightly read. Previous owner's name in red ink on upper right corner of front endpaper. Otherwise no markings. A readable presentation of techniques for improving communication and analytical skills, including the sharpening of observation powers, memory training, mathematical prowess, vocabulary building, logic and more efficient reading. Author is a chemist at the Rochester Institute of Technology, formerly with Eastman-Kodak.  
Price: 4.50 USD
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16 Garrett, Sheryl;Neiman, Debra A. Money Without Matrimony: The Unmarried Couple's Guide To Financial Security
Chicago Dearborn Trade Publishing (Kaplan) 2005 1419506889 / 9781419506888 First Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine 8vo -- 9 in Tall By 7.25 in Wide 
245 pp. Lightly read, original publication press release laid in. No spine creases or markings. Index, glossary, bibliography and list of other resource materials. A realistic, practical guide to navigating through household finance issues when a couple is legally classified as unmarried. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Master Your Money Type : Using Your Financial Personality to Create a Life of Wealth and Freedom, Goodman, Jordan E.
17 Goodman, Jordan E. Master Your Money Type : Using Your Financial Personality to Create a Life of Wealth and Freedom
NY Cooper/Sonberg (Warner Business Book) 2007 0446695785 / 9780446695787 First Paperback Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo -- 9 in Tall 
356 pp., index, worksheets. Front cover curled with faint crease and quarter-inch tear at top edge. Text clean. Spine uncreased. Nearly new. No markings. An approach to money management that involves understanding one's personality and innate feelings about material possessions. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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18 Goodman, Jordan E. Mastering Your Money Type
NY Warner Business Books 2007 04446695785 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo -- 9 in Tall 
356 pp., index, quizzes and worksheets. Subtitled: "Using Your Financial Personality to Create a Life of Wealth and Freedom." Goodman, using research gathered by a team, offers pointers on analyzing one's personality and using the insights to become more comfortable in handling money. Goodman doesn't ask the reader to change his personality, just be more aware of its influence on financial decisions. The book outlines such categories as the high roller, the squirrel, the ostrich, the striver and the coaster. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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A Life in Balance: Nourishing the Four Roots of True Happiness, Hall, Kathleen, Dr.
19 Hall, Kathleen, Dr. A Life in Balance: Nourishing the Four Roots of True Happiness
Saranac Lake, New York Amacom Books 2006 0814473342 / 9780814473344 First Edition Cloth & Boards Fine Fine 8vo -- 9.25 in 
262 pp., index. New, no markings, publication press release laid in. A blueprint for relieving stress by creating harmony between work and home. A blend of psychology and spirituality. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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20 Hart, Hornell Autoconditioning: The New Way to a Successful Life
NY Prentice Hall 1956 2nd Printing Cloth & Boards Very Good_ No Jacket 
267 pp. Spine faded, a few foxing spots to fore edge, but very clean, sturdy, no markings. A Mood Meter folding card, unmarked, is in green envelope on front pastedown endpaper. A self-help guide to controlling one's emotions and willing oneself to have a positive attitude. The book is aimed at helping men with salesmanship, but the author also maintains his techniques can be used to battle depression, conduct courtship, improve energy levels, etc.The technique, an application of psychological experiments at Duke University, involves going into deep solitary relaxation for several minutes and measuring your mood 
Price: 8.00 USD
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