Monday, January 31, 2011

Processed & put 2 or 3 boxes of inexpensive books online.
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Researched printers.
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Item of the day:

The DIY Barack Obama 6" Action Figure (Do It Yourself) by
Jailbreak Toys Toy

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Sunday, January 30, 2011

Processed and packed the online orders.
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Purchased a stack of textbooks & education books.
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Book of the day:

Teach Yourself Indonesian Complete Course by John B. Kwee
McGraw-Hill 1965-01-11 Paperback

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Saturday, January 29, 2011

Shelved 5 boxes of racksize/mass market paperbacks.
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Hubbell was here.
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Shelved half a shelf of collectable books.
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Purchased some VHS.
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Filled the $1.00 cart with a bunch more VHS and some fiction Hardcover.
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Book of the day:

Lorenzo Da Ponte: The Life and Times of Mozart's Librettist by Sheila Hodges
Granada 1986-02 Hardcover

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Friday, January 28, 2011

Processed and packed the online orders.
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Hubbell was here.
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Shelved some collectible books, including Nancy Drew.
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2 donations totaling 8 boxes.
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Book of the Day:

The Secret of Red Gate Farm (#6: Nancy Drew Mystery Stories) by Carolyn Keene
Grosset & Dunlap 1931-09-01 Hardcover

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Thursday, January 27, 2011

Finished moving out of 2nd storage unit 9:30 to 7:30, but not straight through, took 15 min for lunch.
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Hubbell was here, and a good thing apparently, since we did more sales than the last 2 days, in one hour.
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Book of the day:

Life With Picasso by Francoise ; Lake, Carlton Gilot; Illustrator-Illustrated (Photographs)
Signet 1965-01-01 Mass Market Paperback

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Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Searched pricing for labels to fill label guns.
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Fixed some signs.
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Shelved a box of new comics/manga.
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Shelved 5 boxes of under inexpensive books, all $7, from all genres. Some bible commentaries, modern fiction, fantasy, history, sports, cookbooks, philosophy, dogs, mystery, many more.
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Book of the day:

Liberty Home Bible Institute: 41 Romans, 42 Revelation, 51 Hermeneutics, 59 Personal Evangelism Complete Study Courses Tapes, Books, & Tests by Jerry Falwell; Dr. Woodrow; Michael Kroll; Dr. John Burns; Rev. Earl Miller; Dr. C. Sumner Wemp; Dr. John Burns
Liberty Home Bible Institute 1976 Audio Cassette

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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Purchased a long box of comics.
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Processed and packed the online orders.
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Processed and shelved a stack of magazines.
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Book of the day:

Dell Giant #24 ; Walter Lantz Woody Woodpecker's Family Fun by Illustrator-Walter Lantz
Dell 1959 Comic

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Monday, January 24, 2011

Purchased 3 boxes of mostly newer mystery fiction.
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Took in a stack of book on sailing and a box of mostly western racksize paperbacks.
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Packed 2 boxes for wholesale.
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Canceled the land-line phone, now just with magicjack, which isn't perfect, but good enough.
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Book of the day:

*Signed* Norfolk & Western Railway--Pocahontas coal carrier: Precision transportation by Richard E Prince
R.E. Prince 1980 Hardcover

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Sunday, January 23, 2011

Fencing.
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Processed and mostly packed the online order for shipment tomorrow.
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Hubbell was here.
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Shelved around a half shelf collectable books, many signed.
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Book of the day:

*Signed* x4 Disney's the Lion King by Robert Guillaume; Cheech Marin; Gina Ingoglia; Marshall Toomey; Michael Humphries
Random House Disney 1994 Hardcover

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Saturday, January 22, 2011

Sorted through 3 giant boxes of magazines.

Input 3 months worth of random accounting in order to pay BOE taxes.

Hubbell was here.

Book of the day:

*Signed* Portraits of Earth by Freeman Patterson
Southern Book Publishers 1993-06-24 Hardcover

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Friday, January 21, 2011

Dug through 5 boxes of mostly junk to find a few stacks of books to purchase.
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Hubbell was here.
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Book of the day:

*Signed* California Girl 1st by T. Jefferson Parker
William Morrow 2004-10-01 Hardcover

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Thursday, January 20, 2011

Bah, SUV broke down, it's in the shop overnight, get to walk home. ~

Processed and packed the online orders. ~

Book of the day:

Japanese Warrior Costumes Paper Dolls by Ming-Ju Sun
Dover Publications 2000-04-10 Paperback

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Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Purchased a small stack of 78rpm records, and shelved them all. ~

Diamond comics shipment arrived. ~

Started end of the year accounting by sorting 3 months of filing... ~

Book of the day:

Treasures of the Pharaohs: The Early Period, The New Kingdom, The Late Period (Treasures of the World) by Jean Yoyotte
Albert Skira 1968 Hardcover

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Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Sorted and pre-processed 3 shelves of rare books.

Processed and packed the online orders, shipped out early this afternoon.

Book of the day:

*Signed* Emeril's There's a Chef in My World!: Recipes That Take You Places by Emeril Lagasse; Illustrator-Charles Yuen; Illustrator-Quentin Bacon
HarperCollins 2006-10-01 Hardcover

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Monday, January 17, 2011

Shelved a stack of collectable books.

Processed 2+ boxes of inexpensive books.

Book of the day:

The Galbraiths and the Kootenays 1st by Candace L. House
Vantage Press, New York 1969 Hardcover

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Sunday, January 16, 2011

3 boxes of magazines donated. Many shelved already.

Processed and packed the online orders.

Book of the day:

Vogue Magazine - March 2003: Julianne Moore Cover & Layout!; Red Carpet Moments by Editor-Anna Wintour
Conde Nast Publications 2003 Paperback

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Saturday, January 15, 2011

Shelved several boxes of good inexpensive books, all under $7.00.

Moved more storage.

Hubbell was here.

Book of the day.

Gideon's Trumpet by Anthony Lewis
Vintage Books 1966 Mass Market Paperback

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Friday, January 14, 2011

Shelved a few Vintage paperbacks.

Moved some storage boxes around.

Hubbell was here.

Packed 3 boxes for wholesale.

Book of the day:

Ancient Egyptian Art: The Cults of Osiris and Amon by Eberhard Otto
HARRY N. ABRAMS PUBLISHER, INC 1967 Hardcover

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Thursday, January 13, 2011

Purchased a few things.

Shelved some more Vintage paperbacks.

Processed and packed the online orders.

Book of the day:

*Signed* Science Fiction Origins 1st by William F. Nolan (Signed); Martin H. Greenburg; Ray Bradbury, Arthur C. Clarke, Evan Hunter (Ed McBain), Robert Silverberg
Popular Library 1980 Paperback

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Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Processed and Shelved stack of Vintage paperbacks, starting to get things ready for the Paperback Show in March.

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http://www.mister-ed.tv/paperbackshow.html

Book of the day:

The Bungalow Mystery (#3: Nancy Drew Mystery Stories) by Carolyn Keene
Grosset & Dunlap 1930 Hardcover

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Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Processed and packed the online orders and 2 boxes for wholesale.

Book of the day:

The Ceramic Design Book: A Gallery of Contemporary Work (A Lark Ceramics Book) by Introduction-Val Cushing
Sterling 2000-06-30 Paperback

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Monday, January 10, 2011

Purchased some art-architecture-design books.

Sorted shelved some more vintage paperbacks a stack of Crest & other various publishers.

Book of the day:

Party Talk [UB 102] by Monty Farrell; Eric Stanton-Cover
Unique Books 1966 Mass Market Paperback

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Sunday, January 09, 2011

Purchased a few stack of books on religion.

Processed and packed the online orders.


Book of the day:

Phallism in Ancient Worships: Influence of the Phallic Idea in the Religions of Antiquity by Hodder M. Westropp & C. Staniland Wake
J. W. Bouton 1875 Hardcover

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Friday, January 07, 2011

First Fridays 9

Shelved 8 boxes of inexpensive hardcover and softcover books, all sorts of subjects, art, gardening, animals, fiction, mystery, kids books, religion, history, more.

Hubbell was here.

Shelved 4 or 5 stacks of CDs - the more hard to find titles from the collection we took in the other week.

First Fridays was rather blah without the association behind it.


Book of the day:

*Signed* Good Friday 1st by Holt, Robert L.
T A B Books 1987 Hardcover

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Thursday, January 06, 2011

Did some more social networking stuff.

Answered emails.

Processed and packed the online orders and 3 boxes of buybacks.

Purchased a small box of books.

Book of the day:

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope. With Life (Six Engravings in Steel) by Alexander Pope
Gall & Inglis Hardcover 1800s

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Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Finished packing the online orders.

Fixed a few more Amazon listings.

Shelved 5 boxes of mass market paperbacks, lots of general fiction/thrillers and romance, around a box of murder mystery, with a scattering of other genres.

Book of the day:

The Year of Magical Thinking 1st by Joan Didion
Knopf 2005-10-04 Hardcover

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Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Processed and packed (most of) the online orders.

Fixed some Amazon listings this time.

Sorted 3 or 4 boxes of books from storage.

Purchased a small stack of Audiobooks on CD, and a small stack of books & CDs came in.


Book of the day:

Two O'Clock, Eastern Wartime 1st by John Dunning
Scribner 2001-01-05 Hardcover

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Monday, January 03, 2011

Spent the entire morning trying to fix some eBay listings, hours on chat, which was really no help at all, and eventually managed to get the setting adjusted, but who knows if they will stay, they changed for no reason to begin with.

Sorted 8 boxes from storage. Shelved a few kids books.

Purchased a few things, a small pile of kids books, some recent paperback novels, and a stack of modern lit and fantasy.

Book of the day:

Child's First Playbook by Judith Klugmann
Hart Publishing Company 1959 Paperback

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Sunday, January 02, 2011

Purchased a stack of kids books and graphic novels.

Processed and packed the online orders.

Did some accounting and paid some bills.

Book of the day:

Field Telephones and Telegraphs for Army Use: Including an Elementary Course in Electricity and Magnetism; 7th Edition, Revised & Enlarged by Edward James Stevens
C. Lockwood and Son 1918

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Saturday, January 01, 2011

Answered emails & online queries.

Organized some stuff on the computer.

Shelved a couple rare books.

Book of the day:

*Signed* Harris Diamant, Assembled Heads, Gazes, Drawings by David Blankenship
Obsolete Books 2008 Hardcover

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