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Bride and Homemaker of Detroit, The

By: Neuger, Lois Lorraine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Applied Publishing Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19264

Condition: Good+


48 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Blue softcover booklet, 48 glossy pages, numerous recipes, 28 b/w photos and illustrations. Tips on wedding scheduling, receiving lines, expenses, home furnishings, buying meat, etc. ; Copyright 1951. This edition 1954. Detroit area promotional item for wedding industry. Includes display ads from several major sponsors including H. A. Powell photography studio, Rogers furniture, Necchi Elna sewing machines, Creamettes macaroni, Wrigley's super market, Dairy Council of Detroit, Sprite Instant Suds for dishes. ; Light edgewear. Heel is lightly bumped. Interior clean... View more info

Michigan Masonic Monitor and Ceremonies : Revised Edition, 1945

By: Newton, F. Homer

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grand Lodge, Free & Accepted Masons: 1945

Edition: Revised Edition; Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 21210

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


131 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small hardcover, dark blue buckram cloth, 131 pages, index. No exterior lettering. Text in plain English, not code. ; Originally published 1897. This is revised edition, 1937, 5th printing, 1945. ; Gives ceremonies and prayers, lists general rules and regulations, describes meanings of Masonic symbols (beehive, compass, hour glass, indented tessel, jewels, orders in architecture, square, trowel, etc) and more. ; A touch of wear to heel and crown. 5 leaves creased at tip. No other flaws. View more info

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Collar of Office, Chain Collar : Insignia, Regalia, Livery, Jewelry, Order of the Eastern Star

By: Order of the Eastern Star

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Order of the Eastern Star:

Seller ID: 20607

Condition: Very Good+


Not a book. This is vintage collar of office (neck regalia) worn by Order of the Eastern Star (masonic) officer. Measures when flat about 17 inches high, 11 inches wide. Has 8 pairs of metal symbols linked together: Star, Open book, Matron's gavel, Adah's sword and veil, Ruth's sheaf of barley, Esther's crown and scepter, Martha's broken column, Electa's chalice. All metal parts are gold-tone except stars are silver-tone. Cloth under collar is dark purple velvet backed with purple satin. ; Maker and date unknown. ; Very minor wear. Small center chain loose but present. No jewel of office prese... View more info

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True Esoteric Traditions : A Search for the Source of Western Cultural Values

By: Palmer, M. Dale

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Noetics Institute: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9001

ISBN: 0964263300

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


347 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, purple cloth, gold lettering, 347 pages, index, bibliography, 51 b/w photos and diagrams. ; Author traces occult and metaphysical ideas from ancient Egypt to 20th century. Topics include: God. Atlantis. Freemasons. White lodge. Blue lodge. Roman Catholic Church. Rosicrucian Enlightenment. More. ; Only a touch of wear. No major flaws. Appears unread. View more info

Course of Advanced Lectures in Clairvoyance and Occult Powers, A

By: Panchadasi, Swami

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Health Research: 1976

Seller ID: 13945

Condition: Very Good+


319 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover, white plastic comb binding, orange leatherette covers, publisher catalog in rear. ; Copyright 1916. This is a facsimile reprint edition, 1976. Topics include: Astral senses. Telepathy. Mind-reading. Crystal-gazing. Clairvoyance of the past. Clairvoyance of the future. Astral-body traveling. Psychic influence. Magnet healing. More. ; Covers show light wear. One leaf shows small stains from removed paperclip. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

History of Orgies, A, 1e : (1st Edition, 1958)

By: Partridge, Burgo

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Anthony Blond: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13775

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


224 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; Green cloth, silver spine lettering, 224 pages, index, brief bibliography. ; From preface: 'In this book orgies of a sexual character or origin only will be included because of their superior interest for everybody'. Covers history of orgies from ancient Greece up through the Medieval Christian Church. ; Rear endpaper has small slip attached, imprinted with name and address of a Taiwan bookseller. Endpapers are slightly discolored from paste action, which is normal. Spine is faded from green to tan but still quite readable. No other defects. View more info

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Age of Globesity, the : (Signed) Entering the Perfect Storm, the Complete Resource for the Low Glycemic Index Patino Diet

By: Patino, Frank, and Henry Patino

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Globesity: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21606

ISBN: 0984963804

Condition: Near Fine


262 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover, 262 glossy pages, appendix, 30-day meal plan, 23 lists, tables, charts, diagrams, etc, some in color; 128 recipes. SIGNED by author Frank Patino MD in indelible ink. ; Low carb, low sugar, high protein diets for diabetics, pre-diabetics, and anyone who wants to lose weight. View more info

Psychogenic Acathexis and Successful Treatments : For Schizophrenic and Severely Disturbed Children

By: Rabinovitch, Ralph, and Sara Dubo Rabinovitch

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Hawthorn Center: 1949

Seller ID: 18090

Condition: Good+


224 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; This is not a book but a collection of 19 booklets and articles 1949-1954 by Ralph Rabinovitch MD (1917-2015) and Sara Dubo Rabinovitch MD (1916-2009) co-founders of Hawthorn Cente, Northville, Michigan, first comprehensive facility in the US with outpatient, inpatient, day school, research and training programs for disturbed children. Softcover, 224 pages, a few b/w figures, charts and graphs. ; Additional contributors include Valeria F. Juracsek MD, Joseph Fischhoff MD, J. D. Adamson MD, Harris B. Peck MD, Sybylle Escalona PhD and others. All items are softcov... View more info

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Ecce Orienti, Or, Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes : National Series 8 M.G., Specially Revised Edition, Arranged in Accordance with the Standard Formula (Masonic Ritual Codebook)

By: Redding, M. W.

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Redding & Company: 1916

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 21200

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


195 pages; 24mo (5.25") 14 cm; This book was designed to be carried in pocket. It is bound with wallet-style flap. Small size (5.25 inches) 134 mm tall, black textured faux leather over flexible boards, all edges red, 8 floor charts, 195 + 11 pages. Written mostly in code, including abbreviations and pictograms, except for front 13 pages in plain English. ; Originally published 1873. This is revised edition, 1916. ; This item was carried in a pocket and is slightly warped. Minor edgewear to exterior. Two pages have small pencil marks, otherwise no major defects. Binding tight. ; National S... View more info

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Gallery of Ghosts : An Assemblage of International Spectres Recounted and Sketched

By: Reynolds, James

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Creative Age Press: 1949

Seller ID: 20677

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


295 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, dark red cloth, color illustrated endpapers, 295 pages, 24 full-page illlustrations (23 b/w and one full-color frontispiece) plus two color illustrations on jacket. ; True stories of ghosts and hauntings, collected in person by author on his travels to Italy, France, Belgium, England, Portugal, Norway, India, etc. Illustrated by author. ; Book shows no defects. Jacket has minor wear to tips. Scarce in any condition. View more info

Proccedings of the 77th Annual Session, I. B. P. O. E. : Grand Temple, Daughters of Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World

By: Robinson, Lavinia T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks: 1979

Seller ID: 20017

Condition: Very Good+


201 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale blue softcover, 201 pages, lists of national and local officers, rituals, reports, etc, 23 b/w portraits of officers. ; The Elks (BPOE) were founded as a whites-only masonic-style club in 1868. The Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, made up of African American men, was organized in 1897. Its ladies auxiliary was founded in 1902. This is a record of the 77th annual convention of the ladies auxiliary of the Improved Elks. ; Covers show only minor edgewear. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

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Fewer and Better Babies, Or, the Limitation of Offspring by the Prevention of Conception : The Enormous Benefits of the Practice to the Individual, Society and the Race, Pointed out and all Objections Answered

By: Robinson, William J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Race Betterment League: 1916

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 16750

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


255 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, gilt lettering, 247 + 8 pages, footnotes, a few lists and tables. Appendix of brief articles by other writers including Clara Gruening Stillman, James Ferdinand Morton Jr, Dr. Leo Jacobi, Edwin C. Walker. ; An early book arguing in favor of eugenics, or the betterment of human life by careful breeding and other techniques, some racist. Written by MD expert in sexual diseases. ; 9th edition, 1916, stated. Introduction by A. Jacobi, ex-president, American Medical Association. Topics include: The spectre of too many children. Race suici... View more info

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Practical Prevenception, Or, the Technique of Birth Control : Giving the Latest Methods of Prevention of Conception

By: Robinson, William J.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Eugenics Publishing Company: 1933

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 21511

Condition: Very Good


174 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Green softcover, [x] + 174 + 10 pages, index, 25 b/w line diagrams with captions. ; Copyright 1929. This is 5th Edition, 1933. Complete subtitle: 'Giving the Latest Methods of Prevention of Conception, Discussing their Effect, Favorable or Unfavorable, on the Sex Act, their Indications and Contra-Indications, Pointing out the Reasons for Failures and How to Avoid Them.' This bizarre little book gives basic sexual information for men and women and argues in favor of eugenics, or the betterment of human life by limitation of offspring. ; Covers show light edgew... View more info

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Back to Health from Diabetes and Nephritis : Is Diabetes Curable? How Those Afflicted with Diabetes and Bright's Disease Can be Helped to Restoration by the New Scientific Sanborn Treatment

By: Sanborn, Ida M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sanborn Laboratories: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21277

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


78 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Small tan hardcover, 78 pages, weekly menu, 8 small b/w photos on glossy plate. ; Non-Technical Edition stated. ; Title on front cover: 'Back to Health from Diabetes and Nephritis.' Title on title page: 'Is Diabetes Curable? How Those Afflicted with Diabetes and Bright's Disease Can be Helped to Restoration by the New Scientific Sanborn Treatment.' ; Worn but intact. Front and rear pages tanned but readable. No marks. Binding tight. Scarce. View more info

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1000 Tattoos

By: Schiffmacher, Henk, and Burkhard Riemschneider

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2005

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 21318

Condition: Very Good+


576 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Thick heavy softcover with inner flaps, 576 glossy pages, over 700 high-quality photos of tattoos and tattoo designs, some historical b/w, some in full color, including many historic ethnographic (Maori, Tahiti, Hawaii, etc) tattoos and many modern tattoos. English throughout. ; Originally published in Germany, 1996. This is 1st English-language Edition, 2005. Translated by Deborah ffoulkes. Many nudes. ; Front cover very slightly creased. No other defects. View more info

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Feet and Their Care, The

By: Scholl, William M.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Scholl Manufacturing Company: 1948

Seller ID: 20783

Condition: Very Good+


52 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small silver-toned softcover booklet, 52 pages, list of Dr. Scholl's distributors and foot comfort shops, list of Dr. Scholl's remedies, 110 b/w and monochrome photos and diagrams with captions. ; Copyright 1928. This edition 1948. Topics include: Foot structure. Shoes. Flat-foot. Callouses. Corns. Bunions. Hammer toe. Morton's toe. Athlete's foot. Bromidrosis. Varicose veins. More. ; Minor wear only. No marks or major defects. Binding tight. Scarce. View more info

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Self-Help : With Illustrations of Character, Conduct and Perseverance

By: Smiles, Samuel

Price: $32.00

Publisher: John W. Lovell Company: 1882

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 21172

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


448 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, black decor, gilt title band on spine, 448 pages, tan patterned endpapers, blue page-marker ribbon, extensive index. ; Originally published 1859. This is Revised and Enlarged Edition, 1882. ; 'The duty of helping one's self in the highest sense involves the helping of others.' Topics include: Humble origins of eminent men. Leaders of industry. Perseverance of inventors. Scientific pioneers. Great artists. Successful men in commerce. Courage. Frugality. Moderation. Self education and self improvement. High standards of character. More. ; S... View more info

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Miracle of the Ages : The Great Pyramid of Gizeh

By: Smith, Worth

Price: $16.00

Publisher: William H. Wise & Company;: 1937

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 21297

Condition: Very Good+


160 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Small softcover, brown and gray covers, 160 pages, appendix, several lists and tables, 10 b/w maps and diagrams. ; Copyright 1934. This is 2nd-edition, 1937. 'Reveals the message of the Great Pyramid and correlating Bible Prophecies.' ; Minor shelfwear. Rear cover slightly discolored. No other marks or defects. Appears unread. View more info

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Swami Zanzibar's Lucky Detroit Dream Book

By: Swami Zanzibar

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Swami Zanzibar: 2020

Seller ID: 21701

Condition: As New


28 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Pink softcover, 28 pages, lists of lucky numbers for each item in your dreams, lucky numbers for personal names, lucky numbers for zodiac signs. ; Copyright 1964. This edition 2020. Check the objects in your dreams, get your lucky number. ; Thetext ofthisbook willbe emailedtoyou. View more info

Conflict and Gender

By: Taylor, Anita, and Judi Beinstein Miller

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Hampton Press: 1994

Seller ID: 20114

ISBN: 1881303810

Condition: Good+


331 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Yellow softcover, [viii] + 331 pages, 2 indexes, chapter bibliographies, numerous lists and tables, 14 chapters by various experts. ; Topics include: Interpersonal conflict. Gender studies. Patriarchy. Psychology. Sexual harassment. Conflict management. More. ; Very little wear but 18 pages have highlighting, several pages have pencil underlining, 3 leaves creased at upper tip. ; Interpersonal Communication Series; Vol. 1 View more info