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SEE, Volume 9, Number 1, January, 1950
New York: See Publishing Company, Inc. 1950. Magazine. 50 pages plus covers. Format is 10.25 inches by 13 inches. Cover has small edge tears and chips. Other minor edge tears. Advertisements/illustrations. Some page discoloration. Cover has a provocative picture of Mary Collins and text about articles by Cecil Brown entitled "Will There Always be an England?" and by Edwin J. Lukas "Can Psychiatry Prevent Crime?" Mary Collins was described as "20, is an auburn-haired green-eyed colleen from Nederland, Texas. ...Just five and a half feet high, shed boasts a 36" bust, 23-in. waist and 35-in. hips. She left college and the Lone Star State to model in New York." Mary has entered six beauty contests and won all six. This appears to be a somewhat demur 'girlie' magazine with a lot of photos of girls/women as drum majorettes, swimmers, models, etc.
[Book #74728]
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Setting Domestic Priorities: What Can Government Do? Henry J. Aaron, Charles L. Schultze.
Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution, 1992. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. xii, 318 p. Tables. Figures. Footnotes.
[Book #59485]
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Public Opinion Quarterly, Volume 50, Number 2, Summer 1986. American Association for Public Opinion Research.
Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1986. 24 cm, 141, wraps, footnotes, tables, references, pencil erasure residue on table of contents Topics covered include the agenda-setting effect of crime news on prosecutors, interpersonal communication and news comprehension, measuring change in personal economic well-being, race differences in abortion attitudes, election predictions, the pressure to answer survey questions, measuring and explaining interviewer effects in centralized telephone surveys, and polls on environmental protection.
[Book #22386]
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4.
Rich as Sin. Patrick Anderson.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. 426 p.
[Book #59452]
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A City of Strangers. Robert Barnard.
New York: Scribner's, 1990. First Printing. Hardcover. 25 cm, 287 pages. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #23735]
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Skeptic; The Forum for Contemporary History. James L. Bartless, Publisher and at times; -in-Chief.
Santa Barbara, CA: Forum for Contemporary History, 1974. Presumed first edition/first printing of each issue. Hardcover. Sturdily bound volume with special issues 1 through 16. Subtitle changed for issues 15 and 16 to The Magazine of Opposing Views. Issue number 1 is dated May/June, 1974. It was published bimonthly. Issue number 16 was November/December 1976. Many noted author's work appears in these special issues. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Each issue has about 60 pages, and cover illustrations are in color, orther are in black and white.
[Book #72460]
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Belli Looks at Life and Law in Russia. Melvin M. Belli, Danny R. Jones.
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, [1963]. First Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 381, illus., endpaper maps, facsims., index. Inscribed by the author (Belli). INSCRIBED.
[Book #38108]
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Body Count: Moral Poverty...and How to Win America's War Against Drugs. William J. Bennett, John J. Dilulio, Jr., John P. Walters.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. First edition. First Printing [stated]. Hardcover. 271, [1] p. Notes. Index.
[Book #68024]
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9.
Justice in Russia: An Interpretation of Soviet Law. Harold Joseph Berman.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1950. 22 cm, 322, edges soiled, boards stained, rear board weak (rear endpaper missing?), some page discoloration, usual library markings.
[Book #26229]
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Slouching Towards Gomorrah: Modern Liberalism and American Decline. Robert H. Bork.
New York: Regan Books, c1996. Sixth Printing. 25 cm, 382, illus., slight wear and wrinkling to DJ edges.
[Book #21953]
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11.
Two If by Sea. Bruce Warren Branick.
Port Arthur, TX: 7-Seas Press, 1970. First Printing. 23 cm, 350, illus., index, slight wear and soiling to boards.
[Book #30665]
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Turnaround: How America's Top Cop Reversed the Crime Epidemic. William Bratton, Peter Knobler.
New York: Random House, c1998. First Edition. First Printing. 25 cm, 329, index William Bratton became New York City's police commissioner in 1994.
[Book #34334]
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Inner City Decay: Can It Be Stopped? Robert R. Brindle.
Palm Springs, CA: Brindle, c1977. 29 cm, 124, illus., boards slightly soiled.
[Book #24901]
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14.
Fleet Street: The Inside Story of Journalism. Vivian Brodzky.
London: Macdonald, [1966]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 25 cm, 219, color frontis illus., illus., errata slip, DJ worn and soiled with some tears, some wear to bottom edge of boards.
[Book #24026]
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The State of Americans: This Generation and the Next. Urie Bronfenbrenner, Peter McClelland, Elaine Wethington, Phyllis Moen, Stephen J. Ceci, He Hembrooke.
New York: The Free Press, 1996. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. x, 294 p. Figures. Sources for Figures. Notes. References.
[Book #60911]
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Brothers and Sisters. Bebe Moore Campbell.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1994. Reprint. Third printing [stated]. Hardcover. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 476, [2] p.
[Book #71841]
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FBI Man: A Personal History. Louis Cochran.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, [1966]. First Edition. Second Printing. 22 cm, 207, DJ soiled, DJ edges worn and chipped.
[Book #26686]
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Selected Papers of Homer Cummings, Attorney General of the United States, 1933-1939. Homer Cummings, Carl Brent Swisher.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939. Hardcover. 316 pages. Frontis illus., footnotes, app, index, some spotting and scratches to fore-edge, discoloration inside boards & flyleaves.
[Book #11558]
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To Keep and Bear Arms. Bill R. Davidson.
New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, [1969]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 302, illus., index, erasure residue on front endpaper.
[Book #26981]
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The Becker Scandal: A Time Remembered. Vina Delmar.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, [1968]. First Edition. First? Printing. 21 cm, 216, ink notation inside front board.
[Book #19525]
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Readings: Essays and Literary Entertainments. Michael Dirda.
Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2000. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 216 pages. Frontis illus. Signed and inscribed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #49329]
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Readings; Essays and Literary Entertainments. Michael Dirda.
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2003. First Paperback Edition [stated]. First Printing [stated]. Trade paperback. x, [2], 216 [8] pages. Frontis illustration. Cover has some wear and soiling. Signed by the author. on the title page. Michael Dirda (born 1948) is a book critic for the Washington Post. He has been a Fulbright Fellow and won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993. Having studied at Oberlin College for his undergraduate degree in 1970, Dirda took an M.A. in 1974 and Ph.D. in 1977 from Cornell University in comparative literature. In 1978 Dirda started writing for the Washington Post; in 1993 he won the Pulitzer Prize for his criticism. Currently, he is a book columnist for the Post. This volume collects Dirda's popular column published in the Washington Post Book World in the 1990s. Throughout, Dirda shares his passion for reading with humor, scholarship, and imagination. He's full of ideas about what to read next, and brings lively infatuation to the art of the book review.
[Book #75309]
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Gun Control: A Decision for Americans. Edward F. Dolan.
New York: Watts, 1978. Second Edition. First Printing. 25 cm, 86, graphs, some wear and small tears to DJ.
[Book #23560]
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Stress and the Police Officer. Katherine W. Ellison, John L. Genz.
Springfield, IL: C. C. Thomas, c1983. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 209, forms, some page separation at bottom before preface, reglued.
[Book #30973]
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Ulterior Motives: The Killing and Dark Legacy of Tycoon Henry Kyle. Suzanne Finstad.
New York: W. Morrow, [1987]. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 320, illus., red dot on top edge.
[Book #18127]
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