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The Psychic Side of Dreams

By: Holzer, Hans

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003153

ISBN: 0385028571

Condition: Very Good +

169 pp., bibliography. Nearly new, slight chipping on dj, price sticker remains. Clean text, price on front endpaper, no other markings. Parapsychologist Hans Holzer explores several categories of dreams, including prophetic dreams, warnings dreams, survival dreams involving communication with the dead, and out of body experiences. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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By: Howey, Noelle

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Picador (Farrar, Straus & Giroux): 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005834

Condition: Near Fine

322 pp. Nearly new, a few pages have diagonal creases. No markings. Howey recounts a childhood made confusing by a tomboy mother and a cross-dressing father. Author Thisbe Nissen cooments: "With disarming honesty and startling lucidity, Noelle Howey beautifully weaves together the stories of three people coming into themselves. Their lives are vibrantly drawn, re-created in such vivid detail on the page that we, as readers, are riveted and come to feel we truly understand how this family has come to be." View more info

Humbard Family Revival Songs

By: Humbard Family

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Dallas, Stamps-Baxter Music & Printing: 0

Edition: Early Printing

Seller ID: 007152

Condition: Very Good

Unpaginated. 157 numbered hymns (some two to a page). Moderate toning. Stapled binding firm. Previous owner's name in ink at top of inside cover. Stiff wrappers show a collage of revival meetings. B&W family photo on inside cover shows Rex Humbard, wife Maude Aimee, posed with six sons and daughters and their instruments. No publication date given on this scarce copy, but it's likely from the 1960s, after the family opened their Cathedral of Tomorrow in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. The Humbards were among the first big-time radio and TV televangelists in the U.S., starting their ministry in 1952 in A... View more info

Little Masterpieces of Science (6 vols)

By: Iles, George, Ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page and Co.: 1902

Seller ID: 002825

Condition: Good +

A scare antiquarian set of 6 volumes. Four of the titles are in good+ to vg condition; two volumes, "Skies and the Earth" and "The Naturalist as Interpreter and Seer" are fair+ to good because of pieces of spine missing. All have moderate rubbing, foxing, toning and edgewear. No ID markings or notes on any endpapers or text pages. Each volume is about 180 pp. and contains essays or excerpts by and about famous scientists, inventors, explorers, et. al. Each has a frontispiece with intact onion-skin overlay. Sold as a set only, with only a single-book shipping fee for the set. View more info

Pride 12 -- Obama Cover

By: InterPride Inc.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cherry Hill, N.J., Full Media: 2012

Edition: Summer 2012.

Seller ID: 009519

Condition: Very Good

96 pp. Light wear, a few page corners curled. Cover has white background with a Steve Wilson illustration of Obama's head in swirling rainbow Pop Art style. Includes a half-page quote from Obama on his support of gay rights, plus similar statements from other straigh allies such as Hillary Clinton, Lisa Lampinelli, George Clooney, Cyndia Lauper, Ben Cohen et al. Also a vivid reminiscence by Tony Adams about his years as a closeted Catholic priest, including work at the Vatican. Feature on out athletes, past and present. List of gay-affirming wedding resorts. Schedule of Pride Festivals in 2012... View more info

The Politics of American Democracy

By: Irish, Marian D. And Prothro, James W.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice Hall: 1965

Edition: 3rd Edition.

Seller ID: 002075

Condition: Very Good

722 pp. Previous owner's address label on front end paper. No underlinings or other markings. Light soil to cover. With bibliographic essay. Standard college textbook for political science, giving historical and cultural context of American political movements. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Being Homosexual: Gay Men and Their Development

By: Isay, Richard A.

Price: $3.70

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1990

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 0503003765

ISBN: 0380710226

Condition: Very Good

159 pp., reference notes, index. Light spine creasing, spine slant. Text clean. A Cornell psychiatrist discusses the psyches of gay men. Robert Jay Lifton of CUNY praises the book as a "courageous, compassionate, ground-breaking study." Cover blurb: His clinically supported study explores the crippling effects of paternal rejection, Western society's homophobia and the difficulties gay men face in sustaining loving relationships." View more info

The Way to Become a Sensuous Woman

By: J.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Lyle Stuart Inc: 1970

Edition: 21st Printing

Seller ID: 0503003731

Condition: Very Good

192 pp. Dust jacket broken at corners, lightly crinkled, and stuck to cloth cover in a few places. Cover bumped at corners, blue cover ink has bled onto interior of dj. Text clean and bright, binding firm. A feminist best-seller of the 1960s, this ABC primer by a pseudonymous author (later identified as Joan Garrity with her brother as co-author) gives the basics of heterosexual sex from the woman's viewpoint. Narrated in a breezy, lighthearted way, the author's premise is that there is nothing sinful or disgusting about a woman enjoying her own body and that of her partner. Athough somewhat d... View more info

Born to Win: Transactional Analysis with Gestalt Experiments

By: James, Muriel and Jongeward, Dorothy

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Reading, Mass., Addison Wesley Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 001842

ISBN: 0201033194

Condition: Very Good

297 pp. Firm, clean, price stamp on front endpaper. A discussion of transactional concepts and their application to everyday life. The authors are California psychologists who use TA in their practices. View more info

Hollywouldn't: A Queer Postcard Book

By: Jaugey-Paget, Laurence

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Pandora (HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004524

Condition: Good +

Unpaginated. A collection of 30 glossy b&w photographic post cards providing a queer spoof of Hollywood's glamour kings and queens. Costumed models re-create some of the film industry's classic scenes. The author calls it "my tribute to all our dreams and fantasies about a time and place that have disappeared." The postcards can be detached and mailed if desired. View more info

Fade the Heat

By: Jay Brandon

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket: 1991

Edition: 1st Paperback Printing.

Seller ID: 009907

ISBN: 0671702610

Condition: Good +

342 pp., plus advertising material in rear. Light chipping, spine creased. Text clean. The son of a San Antonio D.A. is implicated in a rape. His father struggles with how to prove his son has been framed. The author is a former San Antonio prosecutor. Houston Chronicle blurb states: "Better than Turow.I'll go a step further and add a comparison to the classic "To Kill a Mockingbird" because Brandon's focus encompasses more than merely the courtroom. Like Harper Lee, he comments on the heartbeat of a region and its family life." The Washington Post adds: "Its knowing view o... View more info

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In Search of America

By: Jennings, Peter;Brewster, Todd

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Hyperion Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009117

ISBN: 0786867086

Condition: Fine

Anchorman Peter Jennings (now deceased) and television producer Todd Brewster illuminate contemporary American society with six stories, set in six different locations, examining central themes of American life: race, government, business, immigration, religion and culture. Each section is buttressed by thematically related sidebars and full-color illustrations. The battle in a South Carolina town to have creationism added to the public school biology curriculum is viewed in the context of the ongoing struggle between religion and science in America, and the c uses on attempts to revive the do... View more info


By: Johnson, Todd

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Anaheim, California, Image Comics: 1993

Edition: First Printing Stated.

Seller ID: 010039

Condition: Very Good

Approx 30 pp. unpagingated. Black stiff wrappers with gold foil title. Vol. 1, No. 1, published in March 1993. Tale of a gangster taking over trendy Hype nightclub in Manhattan. Light wear, close to new but not in original wrapper. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall View more info

Apocalypse 2012

By: Joseph, Lawrence E.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Broadway Books: 2008

Edition: Revised.

Seller ID: 005975

Condition: Very Good

263 pp., reference notes, index. With epilogue. Light wear, slight rubbing on spine corner. Text clean. Spine uncreased. No markings. A science journalist gives a readable overview of various trends that could be leading Earth toward catastrophe, possibly in harmony with Mayan prophecies. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info

4th Issue

By: Journal of Women & Aging

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Binghamton, N.Y., Haworth Press: 1989

Edition: Vol.1, No. 4.

Seller ID: 0503003703

Condition: Very Good

136 pp. in clean yellow stiff wraps. Light edge wear. Previous owner's stamp on bottom edge, inside front cover. No other markings. Article titles include: Oldeer Widows' Early Bereavement Adjustments; Physical Sell-Efficacy and Depressive Symptomology in Older Women: A Group Treatment Approach; Elderly Women and Program Encounters: A Rural Study; Women at Midlife: Women's Perceptions, Physicians' Perceptions; Aging Women and Long-Term Care: Truth and Consequences; Sexuality and the Older Adult: An Overview with Guidelines for the Health Care Professional; Social Work Education and the Older W... View more info

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By: Kashner, Sam

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Scribner (Simon & Schuster): 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 004526

ISBN: 0684869071

Condition: Very Good

192 pp. Cover curled, spine uncreased, still close to new, no markings. A New Jersey businessman becomes obsessed with Frank Sinatra, writing him a series of letters View more info

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Desert Sons

By: Kendrick, Mark

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Lincoln Nebraska, Writers Club Press (iUniverse Star: 2001

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 0503003829

ISBN: 0595191304

Condition: Very Good +

347 pp. Light thumbing and lightly read. No markings. Light spine creasing. Set in the Morongo Basin of Southern California, this debut novel by Mark Kendrick tells of two teen boys coming out to one another and beginning a relationship. When Scott opens up to Ryan, their friendship is transformed into love. The book follows the thoughts and volatile emotions of a young adult gay relationship. Filled with both first-time wonder and teenage angst. Some critics might wonder how plausible the pollyannish plot might be, with each boy having an adult who is supportive of their gay love, plus genera... View more info

A Philosophical Investigation

By: Kerr, Philip

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Penguin: 1994

Edition: 1st Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 001119

ISBN: 0452271401

Condition: Very Good

329 pp. Covers slightly curled, text clean. A techno thriller about a future London beset by serial killings. Inspector Isadora Jacowicz battles a killer code-named Wittgenstein. View more info

A Fortune at Your Feet

By: Kessler, A.D.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, California, Fortune House Publisher: 2000

Edition: Revised

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003997

ISBN: 0967457602

Condition: Good

306 pp. Spine uncreased, signed by author. First 100 pages contain light yellow highlighting on most pages. Kessler, founder of the "Creative Real Estate" approach to investment, gives an outline of his real estate investing principles. Various ideas on using other people's money for leveraged investments. Useful for mining opportunities in a market of rising prices and gauging risks in a falling market. View more info

Stan the Hot Dog Man

By: Kessler, Ethel and Leonard

Price: $2.50

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001060

ISBN: 006023279X

Condition: Near Fine

64 pp. An I Can Read Book Club title presented by Newfield Publications through HarperCollins. A tale of a man who retires and becomes a hot dog vendor and comes to the aid of snowstorm stranded kids on a school bus. Suitable for grades 1-3. View more info