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THE LOST BOOKS OF THE BIBLE. Trans
lated from the Original Tongues, with 32 Illus.
from Ancient Paintings and Missals. Suppress
ed by the early Church Fathers who compiled
the Bible, these Apocryphal Books have been
shrouded in silence for centuries. Here are the
Apostles Creed, the girlhood and hetrothal of
Mary, the childhood of Jesus told in all their
warmth, intimacy and humanity.
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Illustrated by Arthur Rackham: AESOFS
FABLES. 64 Illus., 13 in Full Color. Long out
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of Aesop are brought to life by the wonderful
Rackham illus. Special Value Only $4.98
Adapted by W.B. Gib
son. Enter with Rod Serl
ing into the realm of the
unknown and the un
knowable, where the
everyday brand of reality
is permanently altered by
the powers of the human
imagination. 26 chilling, suspense-filled tales
by the creator of The Twilight Zone.
THE DAY KENNEDY WAS SHOT. By Jim
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of the day JFK was struck down in Dallas. Fill
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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: THE OAK AND THE
CALF. Absorbing memoir of his ten-year
struggle to outwit Soviet leaders and publish
his work in his own country. 576 pages.
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Woody Allen: SIDE EFFECTS. Uproarious
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TEENY TINY GHOME TOMES: 3 Vol. Boxed
Set. Illus. by Rien Poortvliet. 84 Full Color Il
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THE ST. NICHOLAS ANTHOLOGY. Ed. by
Henry Steele Commager. Delightful collection
of stories and artwork selected from St. Nicho
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IDEAS AND OPINIONS. By Albert Einstein.
The most definitive collection of Einstein's
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THE FAERIES POP-UP
BOOK. Full color pop
ups take you to the land
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always spring, and pixies
roam playing mischievous
pranks on maidens and
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RICKOVER: Controversy and Genius. By. N.
Polmar and T.B. Allen. 32 Pages of Photos.
Biography of Admiral Hyman G. Rickover ex
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U.S. nuclear naval fleet and the possible im
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SAFIRFS WASHINGTON By William Safire.
Choice collection of the most provocative, per
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WORD MEMORY POWER IN 30 DAYS. By
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THE OFFICIAL PREPPY HANDBOOK. Slip
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LINCOLN CENTER POSTERS. Text by V.
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works by Ben Shahn, Marc Chagall, Larry
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LORE OF THE UNICORN. By O. Shepard.
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JAMIE WYETH. Over 120 Full Color Plates.
First comprehensive publication of Jamie
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INTERIOR VIEWS: Design at Its Best. By
Erica Brown, over 240 Photos, 196 in Full Col
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THE BODY IN QUESTION. By Jonathan
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on the widely-hailed BBC-TV series. Writing
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The Classic Color Collec
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ed Illus. and Diagrams,
incl. 172 Color Plates.
This landmark 1901 edi
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time is a must for physi
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GRAY FOX: Robert E. Lee and the Civil War.
By B. Davis. Illus. with Photos and Maps.
Wonderfully lucid picture of one of American
history's most beloved and monumental fig
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THE BEST OF ROBERT BENCHLEY: 72
Timeless Stories of Wit, Wisdom and Whimsy.
Illus. throughout by Peter Arno and others. 72
of Benchley's classic short stories compiled for
the first time about the minor discomforts
and annoyances that beset us all. 352 pages.
THE OLD HOUSE BOOK OF OUTDOOR
LIVING SPACES. Ed. by L. Grow and S.A.
Chambers. Over 100 Photos and Illus. 30 Color
Plates. Practical advice on how to landscape
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MASTERPIECES: A Decade of Masterpiece
Theatre. Commentary by Alistair Cooke. Over
260 Photos, Paintings and Drawings, Many
Full Color. Alistair Cooke has expanded his
popular introductory talks for Masterpiece
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the history, personalities and literary works
that inspired the series. Incl. an appendix list
ing casts and credits for all 58 presentations.
240 pages. &V x 11.
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EINSTEIN'S UNIVERSE. By Nigel Calder.
Brilliantly written book unlocks the astounding
implications of Einstein's revolutionary theo
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Far surpasses any previous explanation of Re
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UNFINISHED TALES, J.R.R. Tolkien. Ed.
by Christopher Tolkien. Wonderful tales of the
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BLAKE'S DANTE. By
M. Klonsky. Over 100
Full Color and B&W Il
lus. Stunning collection of
Blake's illustrations of the
Divine Comedy, many
appearing in color for the
first time anywhere. 1 38
x 11 38. Pub. at $30.00
EINSTEIN ON PEACE. Ed. by O. Nathan
and H. Norden. Preface by Bertrand Russell.
Important collection of Einstein's writings on
war and peace in the nuclear age. Incl. his cor
respondence with Freud on human aggression,
the true story of his letter to Roosevelt warning
of Germany's work on the atomic bomb, more.
A fascinating record of Einstein's humanity
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A TREASURY 6f SOUTHERN FOLKLORE.
Ed. by B. A. Botkin. The old South comes alive
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the backwoods bluesmen to hellfire preachers,
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from the Virginia Tidewater to Creole Louisiana
With over 500 stories, over 75 folksongs and
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know about it, tell about it and sing about it.
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THE ROAD GOES EVER ON: A Song Cycle.
Second Edition, Revised. Poems by J.R.R.
Tolkien. Music by D. Swann. The poems of
J.R.R. Tolkien find musical voice in a volume
all fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the
Rings will want to own. Contains eight songs
set with solo and chorus arrangements as well
as guitar chords. 8V x HVi.
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THE BOOK OF HOURS. By J. Harthan. 89
Illus, 72 Full Color. Wide ranging study of the
background of Books of Hours the personal
prayerbooks of the devout European Renais
sance society. Incl. info on how they were
made, content, decoration and their social &
devotional meaning. 8V2 x 12.
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ATLAS OF THE
WORLD. Hundreds of
Maps & Illus., All in Full
Color. Much more than
an atlas, this volume
gives loads of info on
human and physical
geogrpahy; special 16
page gazetteer on the U.S.
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Saul Bellow: THE DEAN'S DECEMBER. The
Nobel Prize-winning author's ninth novel is an
inspiring, penetrating tale of a newspaperman's
personal confrontation with love and death.
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LAID BACK IN WASHINGTON WITH ART
BUCHWALD. In his inimitable style, the fam
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contemporary politics and the "new" Washing
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JAMES A. MICHENER'S U.S.A. Forword by
James A. Michener. Ed. by P. Chaitin. 350
Photos, 300 in Full Color. America today as
seen through the eyes of one of our best-known
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VIKINGS. By. M.
Magnusson. Illus. with
Maps and 175 Photos,
Many in Full Color.
expertly written explore
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culture. Guides the
reader through the sites
and treasures of their
world, incl. Viking ships, evidence of their
presence in New England, their explorations
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FAVORITE BRAND NAME RECIPES: Ital
ian. By the Editors of Consumer Guide. 16
Pages of Full Color Photos. Tantalizing collec
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top recipes you meant to clip and save but
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TREASURY OF PROVERBS AND EPI
GRAMS. Over 2,500 of the most cogent say
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LE MORTE D' ARTHUR: The Book of King
Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table.
By Sir Thomas Malory. Intro, by Robert
Graves. Modern English trans, by Keith
Baines. Handsome edition of the 15th century .
classic with the great tales of adultery, Lance
lot and Guinevere, Tristan and Isolde, the pre
Christian magic and their Christian symbols.
LITTLE TREASURE OF LOVE POEMS:
Red Suede Fabric Edition. 96 pages of the
world's most romantic poetry. Incl. works by
the Brownings, Emily Dickinson, Shakespeare,
many more. Bound in beautiful red suede
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4x7. Special Only $2.98
Bestseller: THE SILMARILLION. By J. R. R.
Tolkien, last and most imaginative work by the
author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the
Rings. A magical journey back to the most an
cient dramas of middle-earth, when the world
was created and the High Elves made war
upon the first Dark Lord. Incl. 2-color fold-out
map. 366 pages. Pub. at $10.95 Only $3.98
A WORLD OF
MOVIES. 350 beautifully
reproduced full page
photos (32 in full color)
trace the highlights of
film's glittering history
from the silent era to the
present. Incl. a concise
history of the movies,
together with informative
captions. Pub. at $25.00
THE CIVIL WAR. By Bruce Carton. Over
200 Photos and Illus. Fast-paced, dramatic
narrative of the War between the States distills
the salient points of the Pulitzer Prize-winner's
prior works. Filled with authentic battlefield
photos and period illus. Orig. Pub. at $8.95
New, complete ed. Only $4.98
FAVORITE BRAND NAME RECIPES: Mexi
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ANYTHING BOOK UNICORN. A strikingly
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CIVIL WAR: STRANGE AND FASCINAT
ING FACTS. By Burke Davis. Illus. with Line
Drawings. Wonderfully entertaining look at
some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents and
colorful personalities connected with the Civil
War. Incl. 25 names the war was known by,
personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall
Jackson, more. 256 pages.
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QUEEN VICTORIA'S SKETCHBOOK. Text
by M. Warner. 75 Full Color Illus. and 75
Halftones. Hidden in the Royal Archive since
Queen Victoria's death, these sketches and
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her impressive talents as an artist. 9lA x 7 38.
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Bestseller: THE BRETHREN: Inside the Su
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the political maneuvering, arguing and com
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James Baldwin: JUST ABOVE MY HEAD.
Baldwin's most ambitious and poetic work to
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decades from the Apollo in Harlem to the
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THE SONNETS OF WILLIAM SHAKE
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N'HEURES SOURIS RAMES: The Coucy
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THE ANNOTATED ALICE: Alice's Adven
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LEAVES OF INSPIRATION. A treasury of in
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help all get through these troubled times.
Pocket-sized 4" x 7" format.
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THE ENDURING HEMINGWAY: An Antho
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MORDER GUSS REIMS: The Gustav Leber
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PETER RABBIT BIRTHDAY BOOK. 125 Full
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