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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

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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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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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Love's Coming of Age: A Series of Papers on the Relations of the Sexes

By: Carpenter, Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vanguard Press: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266237

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, pencil name on front endpaper, minor pencil underlining. 1926 Hard Cover. 178 pp. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Edward Carpenter (29 August 1844 – 28 June 1929) was an English socialist poet, philosopher, anthologist, and early activist for rights for homosexuals.[1] A poet and writer, he was a close friend of Rabindranath Tagore, and a friend of Walt Whitman.[2] He corresponded with many famous figures such as Annie Besant, Isadora Duncan, Havelock Ellis, Roger Fry, Mahatma Gandhi, Keir Hardie, J. K. Kinney, Jack London, George Merrill, E. D. Morel, William Morris, Edward R. P... View more info

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Cleaving: The Story of a Marraige

By: Covington, Dennis and Vicki

Price: $10.00

Publisher: North Point Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270603

ISBN: 0865475482

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 1999 Hard Cover. 213 pp. Writing in alternating voices, the authors reveal the secret to their marriage--a union fraught with such problems as infidelity and alcoholism, which were overcome by hard work and a conscious effort to root their lives in the world outside of their lives. View more info

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Our Treacherous Hearts: Why Women Let Men Get Their Way

By: Coward, Rosalind

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1540135

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Faintly rubbed.Very Good. 1992 Hard Cover. 206 pp. Women will remain exploited until they stop denying the bitter truth of their inferior positions and stop complying with their male exploiters, insists Coward, a British broadcaster, in this penetrating and wide-ranging analysis-cum-manifesto. She searches for the female feelings that, she believes, often go unacknowledged: the tendency to idealize men, to be manipulative, to play the victim, to enjoy the attention conferred by pregnancy and motherhood, and to collude in the notion that a woman is only ... View more info

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The Sexual Responsibility of Woman

By: Davis, Maxine

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Permabooks: 1959

Seller ID: 1794998

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing. Pages toned. 1959 Mass Market Paperback. 239 pp. From the back cover: this book reveals the obligations women must fulfill for joyous, uninhibited married love and shows them how best to encourage and satisfy their mates. View more info

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When Your Child Needs Help: A Parent's Guide to Therapy for Children

By: Doft, Noma; Aria, Barbara; Chess, Stella

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harmony Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267498

ISBN: 0517580462

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket very faintly toned. Ink name on front endpaper, two minor ink spots on page ridge. 1992 Hard Cover. xiii, 224 pp. One of America's top child psychologists provides reassuring advice for parents whose children are experiencing emotional or developmental problems. Here is the essential guide for every parent who is struggling to distinguish typical growing pains from more serious problems. View more info

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The Gentle Art of Verbal Self-Defense

By: Elgin, Suzette Haden

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Dorset Press: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2266882

ISBN: 0880290307

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. An exceptional copy. 1980 Hard Cover. 310 pp. Elgin applies her revolutionary system of verbal self-defense to the issue of wellness, showing that illness often has language-related causes, and leads readers to health-promoting language behavior. View more info

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Friendship (A Revell Inspirational Classic)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company: 1957

Seller ID: 2268956

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker on front jacket flap, very minor tears along jacket spine head and jacket spine base, a few faint small stains on jacket front. No publisher date(circa mid-1900's). 1957 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 55 pp. A book about friendship written by Ralph Waldo Emerson. View more info

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Siblings Without Rivalry: How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too

By: Faber, Adele; Mazlish, Elaine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Perennial Currents: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201750

ISBN: 0380799006

Condition: Good


General wear. 2004 Trade Paperback. xvii, 246 pp. ...this seminal book--revised and updated after more than ten years of feedback from parents' letters, TV and radio talk shows, and Faber and Mazlish's highly successful partenting workshops. Siblings Without Rivalry guides the way to family peace and tranquillity with humor and compassion for both parents and children. Illustrated, action-oriented, and easy to understand, it's packed with sensitive yet sensible ways to turn quarreling sibling and frustrated parents into an open, communicative family. View more info

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My Parents Were Awesome: Before Fanny Packs and Minivans, They Were People Too

By: Glazer, Eliot (Editor)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Villard Trade Paperbacks: 2011

Seller ID: 1538452

Condition: Near Fine


2011 Trade Paperback. 240 pp. NEWSFLASH: Your mom and dad weren't always parents. They used to be people—and they were awesome. They bathed you. They fed you. They raised you to become the person you are today. Your parents are an integral part of your story. But guess what? They have a story too—one that started long before you entered the picture. Before embarrassing fanny packs and Lite FM, there was a time when Mom and Dad were young and carefree—just like you. They were also fun and flirty, full of hope and desire and effortlessly cool. Based on the wildly popular website, My Parent... View more info

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The Man Translator: Your Essential Guide to Manland

By: Grambs, Alison

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Citadel Press: 2008

Seller ID: 2261927

ISBN: 0806528591

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2008 Small Softcover. xiii, 155 pp. Though one of the most highly traveled destinations in the world, Manland is fraught with danger for even the smartest relationship-seeking women. The Man Translator increases your chances of survival 100 percent by translating the often tricky lexicon of manspeak into rational English. View more info

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The Mother Knot: A Memoir

By: Harrison, Kathryn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271879

ISBN: 1400061911

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. An excellent copy. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 82 pp. In this dark gem of a book by the author of The Kiss, a complex mother-daughter relationship precipitates a journey through depression to greater understanding, acceptance, freedom, and love. Spare and unflinching, The Mother Knot is Kathryn Harrison’s courageous exploration of her painful feelings about her mother, and of her depression and recovery. Writer, wife, mother of three, Kathryn Harrison finds herself, at age forty-one, wrestling with a blac... View more info

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The Kiss: A Memoir

By: Harrison, Kathryn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271880

ISBN: 067944999X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 207 pp. In this extraordinary memoir, one of the best young writers in America today transforms into a work of art the darkest passage imaginable in a young woman's life: an obsessive love affair between father and daughter that began when Kathryn Harrison, twenty years old, was reunited with a parent whose absence had haunted her youth. Exquisitely and hypnotically written, like a bold and terrifying dream, The Kiss is breathtaking in its honesty and in the power and beauty of i... View more info

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How to Get Out of the Rat Race and Live on $10 a Month

By: Herter, George Leonard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Herter's Inc.: 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2265036

Condition: Good


Second edition. Endpapers and page ridges foxed, boards lightly soiled. 1965 Hard Cover. A humorous collection of advice on various topics, by the author who also wrote 'How to Get Out of the Rat Race and Live on $10 a Month' and 'Bull Cook and Authentic Historical Recipes and Practices' with his wife Berthe. The latter has somewhat of a cult following, and was described by the NY Times as a wild mix of recipes, unsourced claims and unhinged philosophy that went through at least 15 editions between 1960 and 1970. Herter owned an outdoor goods store that he transformed from his father's dry goo... View more info

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Xaviera's Supersex: Her Personal Techniques for Total Lovemaking

By: Hollander, Xaviera

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New American Library: 1976

Seller ID: 2287835

Condition: Near Fine


Small chip along top edge of front jacket panel, quarter-inch tear along bottom edge of front jacket panel, jacket spine head and spine base and corners lightly rubbed. 1976 Hard Cover. 222 pp. Illustrations by Robert Baxter. Xaviera’s Supersex is a book not only for liberated swingers but for the curious amateur who wonders what adventures he or she may be missing. The author’s own adventure began when she resigned from the Dutch Consulate in New York to become a call girl earning the equivalent today of $7,000 a night. A year later she opened her own Happy House and became the city’s m... View more info

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Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know

By: Meeker, Meg

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Regnery Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269925

ISBN: 1621573303

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. A very nice copy. 2006 Hard Cover. xv, 287 pp. Drawing on her thirty years' experience practicing pediatric and adolescent medicine, teen health expert Dr. Meg Meeker explains why an active father figure is maybe the single most important factor in a young woman's development. In this invaluable guide, Meeker shows how a father can be both counsel and protector for his daughter as she grows into a spiritually and mentally strong young woman. From cradling his newborn to walking her down the aisle, a father must relish his paramount responsibility—guiding the course ... View more info

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Dangerous Relationships

By: Nelson, Noelle

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Perseus: 2001

Seller ID: 2204216

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to wrappers. 2001 Trade Paperback. How to identify and respond to the seven warning signs of a troubled relationship. View more info

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Amoris Laetitia: On Love in the Family

By: Pope Francis

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor: 2016

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2266453

ISBN: 1681920026

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. A very nice copy. 2016 Trade Paperback. 240 pp. All of us are called to keep striving towards something greater than ourselves and our families, and every family must feel this constant impulse. Let us make this journey as families, let us keep walking together. Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia. In his groundbreaking work on modern family life, Amoris Laetitia: On Love in the Family, Pope Francis continues to guide and lead the Church, calling us to be a sign of mercy and encouragement for families of all shapes and sizes. The Our Sunday Visitor edition includes exclusive reflecti... View more info

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Sexual Pleasure in Marriage

By: Rainer, Jerome; Rainer, Julia

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1969

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1794991

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1969 Mass Market Paperback. 187 pp. A frank, authoritative discussion of how you can achieve maximum sexual satisfaction through all the years of your marriage--and how you can deepen and prolong the pleasure so necessary for a full, joyful married life. View more info

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Almost a Psychopath: Do I (or Does Someone I Know) Have a Problem with Manipulation and Lack of Empathy?

By: Schouten, Ronald

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Hazelden: 2012

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2266120

ISBN: 1616491027

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. An exceptional copy. 2012 Trade Paperback. Do you know someone who is just a bit too manipulative and full of himself? Does someone you know charm the masses yet lack the ability to deeply connect with those around her? You might have an Almost Psychopath in your life. View more info

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I've Got Sand in All the Wrong Places

By: Scottoline, Lisa; Serritella, Francesca

Price: $6.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: 2017

Seller ID: 2208190

ISBN: 1250059984

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2017 Trade Paperback. 335 pp. “The mother-daughter duo returns with a collection of breezy summer essays, perfect for the beach, the pool or even the couch. This witty, insightful assortment of stories is a wonderfully entertaining look into the lives of two modern women.” –Parade MagazineThe New York Times bestselling mother-daughter team returns with a new collection in the series that Oprah Magazine calls the Perfect Summer Must-Read, of funny and relatable true stories in the everyday lives of modern women. Lisa and Francesca give their multi-generational take on a varie... View more info

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Counsels Addressed to Young Ladies and Young Men, Young Married Persons and Young Parents, Delivered in Washington City, in April 1846

By: Smith, Matthew Hale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: William D. Ticknor & Co.: 1847

Seller ID: 2268348

Condition: Good


Pencil note on front endpaper, faint stain to second blank, light spots to rear endpapers. 1847 Small Hard Cover. 192 pp. 4 1/2 x 3. Printed commendations by John Quincy Adams precede text. Counsels Addressed to Young Ladies and Young Men, Young Married Persons and Young Parents, Delivered in Washington City, in April 1846. View more info

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The Art of Sexual Intimacy

By: Stanway, Andrew

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publishers: 1993

Seller ID: 1540318

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1993 Large Softcover. 317 pp. The art of sensual loving and the joy of sexual fantasy, continued. View more info

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Bundling. Its Origin, Progress, and Decline in America

By: Stiles, Henry Reed

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press: 1937

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2269682

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, boards lightly toned. 1937 Hard Cover. 95 pp. In this famous survey of premarital courting customs in early America, Stiles traces the origin, progress, and decline of bundling in America. He proves that bundling, a pleasant custom brought to America by the Puritans, was common at various times in many lands as far back as ancient Rome and that it arose out of real need rather than licentiousness. Controversial at the time, this book was banned in Boston when it was first published. View more info

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Bundling. Its Origin, Progress, and Decline in America

By: Stiles, Henry Reed

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press: 1937

Seller ID: 2291122

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. Small mark on front slipcase corner, spine faintly toned. 1937 Hard Cover. 88, [6] pp. In this famous survey of premarital courting customs in early America, Stiles traces the origin, progress, and decline of bundling in America. He proves that bundling, a pleasant custom brought to America by the Puritans, was common at various times in many lands as far back as ancient Rome and that it arose out of real need rather than licentiousness. Controversial at the time, this book was banned in Boston when it was first published. View more info

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My Family Compass: A Journey through Family Secrets and Dysfunction

By: Stone, Ann [La Sala, Jenny]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Trafford Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 2027476

ISBN: 1466951605

Condition: Fine


Brand new, directly from author. 2013 Hard Cover. x, 172 pp. 8vo. My Family Compass is about a tight-knit family and the dark secrets that are bound to destroy their healthy relationship. This moving book chronicles Stone and her family's journey into the abyss of deception, greed, pain, loss, and delusional entitlements. She aims to let the readers know, especially those who are dealing with the same problem, that they are not alone. View more info

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Sex Toys 101: A Playfully Uninhibited Guide

By: Venning, Rachel; Cavanah, Claire

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 2003

Seller ID: 1736321

Condition: Very Good


2003 Trade Paperback. 176 pp. Are you intimidated by your neighborhood sex toy store? Are you baffled by online sex toy shops? Ever wished sex toys came with a user's manual? Well, now they do. Sex Toys 101 is the first fully illustrated, comprehensive guide to the world of sex toys. Practical and authoritative, yet playful and accessible, Sex Toys 101 tells you everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask about sex toys, from vibrators and dildos to lubricants and butt plugs. View more info