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Facts for the People: or Every One's Book.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: S.N.:

Seller ID: 2266076

Condition: Good


Lightly foxed, last leaf a bit wrinkled. 64, [2] pp. Sewn binding, self wrappers. A domestic guide providing advice on various things. Includes tips on good behavior, personal finance, cookery, care of infants, diseases of the hair, preservation of the sight, warts and corns, canaries, etiquette of courtship and marriage, hydropathy / water cure, the art of conversation, and lists of the wealthy citizens of New York, Boston, and Philadelphia. View more info

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Tai Chi for Health and Vitality: An Introduction to Tai Chi (cards)

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2006

Seller ID: 2270190

ISBN: 0760787964

Condition: Near Fine


A few smudges on slipcase. 2006 Hard Cover. 54 cards in a hardcover slipcase. Improve your sense of balance; increase your self-confidence; improves your general fitness. View more info

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Far-Eastern Proverbs

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press: 1977

Seller ID: 2270173

Condition: Near Fine


Top edge of jacket front previously mended with tape, front jacket flap clipped, jacket spine very faintly toned. 1977 Hard Cover. 62 pp. Far-Eastern proverbs covering a range of topics including: advice, business, caution, children, contention, education, friendship, honor, house, inclination, justice, labor, learning, opportunity, riches and poverty, satisfaction, sin, speech and silence, strength and power, time, virtue and piety. View more info

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A Natural History of Love

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Random House: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2268725

ISBN: 0679403477

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1994 Hard Cover. xxiii, 358 pp. The bestselling author of A Natural History of the Senses now explores the allure of adultery, the appeal of aphrodisiacs, and the cult of the kiss. Enchantingly written and stunningly informed, this audaciously brilliant romp through the world of romantic love (Washington Post Book World) is the next best thing to love itself. View more info

A Slender Thread: Rediscovering Hope at the Heart of Crisis

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vintage Books / Random House, Inc.: 1998

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1314704

Condition: Good


First printing. Single light spine crease, faint crease down front cover. 1998 Trade Paperback. 320 pp. Diane Ackerman, the prizewinning, bestselling author of A Natural History of the Senses, volunteers every week at a local crisis center, where people call in anonymously, strung out, desperate, imploring, or hostile, holding on to hope through a phone line. Her secret life spent with callers is shocking, funny, stressful, healing, and inspiring. So, too, is her life in her backyard, where the wild creatures she observes so closely are living their own lives on the edge. In her distinctive st... View more info

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How to Pick a Mate: The Guide to a Happy Marriage (A Dell Book, 224)

By: Adams, Clifford R.; Packard, Vance O.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dell: 1946

Seller ID: 2207036

Condition: Good


No publisher date (circa 1940's), wrappers rubbed with multiple creases, front wrapper and contents page beginning to pull away from binding, pages lightly toned. 1946 Mass Market Paperback. 236 pp. CONTENTS: List of Tests; Foreword; Why Marry, Anyhow?; Your Chance of Getting a Mate You'll Like; Are You Ready for Married Love?; Is It Love--or Infatuation?; Growing up Sexually; Sex Advertising; Do You Frighten Possible Mates Away?; Attracting the One You Want; Is the One You Want the One You Need?; Crucial Tests for a Happy Marriage; Test Your Mate and Yourself; Now, See How Your Match as a Cou... View more info

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You Can: A Collection of Brief Talks on the Most Important Topic in the World--Your Success

By: Adams, George Matthew

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1913

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2264279

Condition: Good


2nd printing. Edges lightly rubbed, pencil name on front endpaper, front hinge starting. 1913 Hard Cover. 115 pp. An inspirational book on personal success. View more info

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Agnes and the Little Key: or, Bereaved Parents Instructed and Comforted. By Her Father.

By: Adams, Nehemiah

Price: $30.00

Publisher: S.K. Whipple and Company: 1857

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2260294

Condition: Very Good


Second edition. No jacket, a few light spots to boards, ink note on front endpaper. 1857 Hard Cover. vii, 191, [4] pp. Reverend Nehemiah Adams (February 19, 1806 – October 6, 1878) was an American clergyman and writer. He was born in Salem, Massachusetts,[1] in 1806 to Nehemiah Adams and Mehitabel Torrey Adams. He graduated from Harvard University in 1826, and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1829. That same year, he was ordained as co-pastor, with Abiel Holmes, of the First Congregational Church in Cambridge, Massachusetts.[2] In 1832, he married Martha Hooper. In 1834, he became pastor... View more info

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The End of Illness

By: Agus, David B.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Free Press: 2012

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2261497

ISBN: 1451610173

Condition: Very Good


5th printing. Jacket lightly rubbed. 2012 Hard Cover. Do we have to suffer from debilitating conditions and sickness? Is it possible to add more vibrant years to our lives? In the #1 New York Times bestselling The End of Illness, Dr. David Agus tackles these fundamental questions and dismantles misperceptions about what “health” really means. Presenting an eye-opening picture of the human body and all the ways it works—and fails—Dr. Agus shows us how a new perspective on our individual health will allow us to achieve a long, vigorous life. View more info

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How to Get Well

By: Airola, Paavo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Health Plus Publishers: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264372

ISBN: 0932090036

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. An exceptional copy. 1984 Hard Cover. An authoritative and practical manual on the most common ailments, and what you can do about them. View more info

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Our Children Live On: Miraculous Moments for the Bereaved

By: Al-Chokhachy, Elissa

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Llewellyn Publications: 2012

Seller ID: 2205723

ISBN: 0738731358

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2012 Trade Paperback. xiii, 321 pp. Our Children Live On is an award-winning collection of powerful, true stories that prove our children are with us forever. Eighty-two heartfelt, moving testimonials from bereaved parents, grandparents, siblings, friends, and caregivers clearly demonstrate that love and life are eternal.Anyone who has suffered the unimaginable loss of a loved one--especially a child--will find hope and comfort in each miraculous story. From vivid dreams, sounds, and visions to angelic presences and transcendent moments, these extraordinary accounts are unmista... View more info

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Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2268450

ISBN: 0385484518

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 192 pp. Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made your way, and the insights faded, and the world seemed colder. Wouldn't you like to see that... View more info

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Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2269926

ISBN: 0385484518

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. Sticker on front endpaper. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 192 pp. Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made your way, and the insights faded, and the world s... View more info

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Arthritis and Common Sense

By: Alexander, Dan Dale

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Witkower: 1950

Seller ID: 2119152

Condition: Good


1950 Edition. Jacket stained, Foxing to front and rear endpapers.Good. 178, [4] pp. A guide to treating and preventing arthritis without expensive drugs. View more info

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Table Service

By: Allen, Lucy G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1943

Edition: Fourth Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2281639

Condition: Very Good


Fourth revised edition. Half-inch and one-inch chip to top edge of front jacket panel, stain along bottom edge of jacket, jacket edges rubbed. 1943 Hard Cover. 203 pp. There are detailed directions on the duties of the waitress, including care of dining-room and dishes, silver and brass, removal of stains, directions for laying the table, the care and serving of fruit, salads, etc. There are notes on carving, suggestions for menus, discussions of buffet spreads and informal suppers. View more info

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Being Single in a Couples' World

By: Amador, Xavier; Kiersky, Judith

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Fireside Book: 1999

Seller ID: 1510728

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1999 Trade Paperback. How many times have you said to yourself, This is the last wedding I go to alone? Are you at a loss for answers when your friends and family suggest that your problem is you're too picky or you're not trying hard enough? Does it seem like all the good ones are taken? Whether you are actively looking for a mate or have decided that marriage isn't what you want right now, psychotherapists Xavier Amador and Judith Kiersky can help you deal with the problems that come from being single in a couples' world. Drawing on years of clinical experience and research w... View more info

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The Physiology of Marriage.

By: An Old Physician [Alcott, William Andrus]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: John P. Jewett & Co.: 1856

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2286494

Condition: Very Good


Reprint ('Fifteenth Thousand' stated on title page). Boards lightly rubbed, front and end matter foxed. 1856 Hard Cover. vi, [7]-259, [1] pp. 12mo bound in sixes. Brown blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles & rules. Hoolihan 42. In reference to original edition, Hoolihan states: Alcott devotes himself in this frequently reprinted work to the social and moral, as well as the physical consideration of the relations of men and women in marriage. Alcott provides admonitions on 'premature marriage'... the importance of an early understanding of reproductive physiology; the dangers in courtship of the 'p... View more info

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Foot Notes: A Complete Guide for the Care of Your Feet. With Special Sections for Runners and Dancers.

By: Arnot, Michelle; Crane Jack; Levine, Suzanne M.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Dolphin Book/Doubleday: 1980

Seller ID: 2204654

Condition: Very Good


1980 Trade Paperback. xxiv, 164 pp. Corn? Bunion? Athlete's Foot? Ingrown toenail? ...Foot Notes is the practical guide that will help make your feet healthy, strong, and pain-free. Including special sections for: ATHLETES: What joggers can do about shin splints, achilles tendinitis; how to compensate for weak arches; DANCERS: How you can keep that fancy footwork going and treat or prevent common injuries; PARENTS: Explaining what to watch out for in the development of your children's feet. This comprehensive sourcebook tells you what shoes are best for you to wear and how they should fit, how... View more info

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The Highly Sensitive Person: How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You

By: Aron, Elaine N.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Broadway Books: 1997

Seller ID: 2269262

ISBN: 0553062182

Condition: Very Good


Pages faintly toned, a few ink marks. 1997 Trade Paperback. 251 pp. Are you a highly sensitive person? Do you have a keen imagination and vivid dreams? Is time alone each day as essential to you as food and water? Are you too shy or too sensitive according to others? Do noise and confusion quickly overwhelm you? If your answers are yes, you may be a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP). Most of us feel overstimulated every once in a while, but for the Highly Sensitive Person, it's a way of life. In this groundbreaking book, Dr. Elaine Aron, a psychotherapist, workshop leader and highly sensitive pers... View more info

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Health Dress.

By: Austin, Harriet N.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [Hygienic Tract Society]: 1886

Edition: Review Copy

Seller ID: 2266079

Condition: Near Fine


Appears to be a review copy, with 'Compliments of the Author' printed on the front wrapper, and a bound in note encouraging readers to order additional copies from the publisher. 1/4 inch repaired tear on edge of front wrapper. 1886 Soft Cover. 20 pp. Sewn binding. Hoolihan 176. A brief guide to the relationship between clothing and health, by the author who also published a work on hydropathy entitled How to Take Baths. View more info

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The Celtic Wheel of Life: A Path to Health, Happiness and Fulfillment

By: Baggott, Andy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gateway: 2000

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2287866

ISBN: 0717129578

Condition: Fine


Second printing. A fine copy. 2000 Trade Paperback. xiii, 208 pp. The Celtic tradition is a living, vibrant and practical guide to modern life, rooted in the natural world and in a respect for creation. Understanding the philosophy and practice of this ancient tradition can help every one of us to lead a happier, more fulfilled life. 'The Celtic Wheel of Life' shows how we can use the Celtic wheel, a cycle of seasons and related celebrations that is the blueprint for spiritual growth throughout the year. Following the wheel, we learn to reconnect with nature, releasing the old and embracing th... View more info

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Kama Sutra Journal

By: Balmain, Julianne

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2005

Seller ID: 2269475

ISBN: 0811847691

Condition: Near Fine


Lock and keys missing, last few pages lightly bumped. Clean pages, not written in. 2005 Hard Cover. Inspire and be inspired with this bedside journal. Drawn from a legacy thousands of years old, this journal is your place to explore new realms of pleasure and imagination. The Kama Sutra Journal includes plenty of space to record, illustrate, and fantasize, with stimulating tips for enhancing your love life. Keep it as your own private record or leave it out in order to inspire you and your lover to nights of bliss. View more info

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The Structure of Magic, Volume II: A Book about Communication and Change

By: Bandler, Richard; Grinder, John;

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Science and Behavior Books, Inc.: 1975

Seller ID: 2289432

ISBN: 0831400498

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed, small loss to spine, minor highlighting. 1975 Soft Cover. 198 pp. This seminal work in neurolinguistic programming (NLP) helps therapists understand how people create inner models of the world to represent their experience and guide their behavior. Volume II applies NLP theory to nonverbal communication. View more info

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The Structure of Magic: A Book about Language and Therapy

By: Bandler, Richard; Grinder, John; Satir, Virginia; Bateson, Gregory

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Science and Behavior Books, Inc.: 1975

Seller ID: 2289431

ISBN: 0831400447

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed, stain along bottom edges of pages, stain on edge of title page, minor highlighting. 1975 Soft Cover. xv, 225 pp. This seminal work in neurolinguistic programming (NLP) help therapists understand how people create inner models of the world to represent their experience and guide their behavior. Volume I describes the Meta Model, a framework for comprehending the structure of language. View more info

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My Faith in Immortality

By: Barton, William E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Indianaopolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1926

Seller ID: 2119198

Condition: Good


Lightly foxed, minor pencil marginalia, flaps of absent jacket laid in, ink name & address on front endpaper. 1926 Hard Cover. 281, [1] pp. 8vo. A religious study of the afterlife. View more info

Beyond Codependency and Getting Better All the Time

By: Beattie, Melody

Price: $2.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1989

Seller ID: 1510110

Condition: Very Good


Small stain on front cover, lightly rubbed. 1989 Trade Paperback. In the companion volume to her popular book, Codependent No More, Beattie teaches individuals how to do more than just survive. She teaches them to grow and to realize that recovery from codependency is a lifelong journey of self-care. View more info

No Impact Man: The Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the Planet, and the Discoveries He Makes About Himself and Our Way of Life in the Process

By: Beavan, Colin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Picador: 2010

Seller ID: 2291671

ISBN: 0312429835

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2010 Trade Paperback. 288 pp. What does it really take to live eco-effectively? For one year, Colin Beavan swore off plastic and toxins, turned off his electricity, went organic, became a bicycle nut, and tried to save the planet from environmental catastrophe while dragging his young daughter and his Prada-wearing wife along for the ride. Together they attempted to make zero impact on the environment while living right in the heart of Manhattan, and this is the sensational, funny, and consciousness-raising story of how they did it. With No Impact Man, Beavan found that no... View more info

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Love Is Never Enough: How Couples Can Overcome Misunderstandings, Resolve Conflicts, and Solve Relationship Problems Through Cognitive Therapy

By: Beck, Aaron T.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Perennial Library: 1989

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268627

ISBN: 0060916044

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Wrappers and pages faintly toned. 1989 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 415 pp. With eloquence and accessibility, Dr. Aaron T. Beck analyzes the actual dialogue of troubled couples to illuminate the most common problems in marriage--the power of negative thinking, disillusionment, rigid rules and expectations, and miscommunication. View more info

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The Underachiever's Manifesto: The Guide to Accomplishing Little and Feeling Great

By: Bennett, Ray

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280565

ISBN: 0811853683

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket, faint stain on rear board. 2006 Small Hard Cover. 95 pp. Lower the bar. Turn it down a notch. Get off the Stairmaster. The Underachiever's Manifesto is the playfully persuasive pocket guide to living life to the least and loving it. With sharp humor and genuine wisdom, this welcome little book extols the fabulous benefits of underachievement in our overextended society. A witty introduction makes the case for the right amount of effort a lot less than we've been led to believe. Ten principles of underachievement establish the basics (#8: The tallest blade of grass is ... View more info

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The Foot Book: Healing the Body Through Reflexology

By: Berkson, Devaki; Nearing, Helen; Nearing, Scott; Graffeo, Joseph A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books: 1979

Seller ID: 2204653

Condition: Good


Owner's pocket to front flyleaf verso, general light wear. 1979 Trade Paperback. ix, 212 pp. Including exercises, photographs, and personalized foot charts. Shows how massage of the toes and arch of the foot affects other body organs and offers a fitness program which emphasizes foot reflexology, diet, exercise, breathing, and herbal therapy.Keywords: SELF HELP IMPROVEMENT LIFESTYLES HEALTH THERAPY FOOT BOOK HEALING BODY THROUGH REFLEXOLOGY FEET DEVAKI BERKSON HELEN SCOTT NEARING JOSEPH GRAFFEO PHYSIOLOGY View more info