Thursday, January 31, 2013

Purchased a few Manga, DVD, a copy of the Hobbit.
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Born on this day: 1872Zane Grey, 1923Norman Mailer, 1960 – Grant Morrison.
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Processed and packed the online orders.
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Getting ready for First Friday, tomorrow.
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1585652938 David Carradine's Tai Chi for Body: Beginner's [VHS] David Carradine Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0801860504 NASA and the Space Industry (New Series in NASA History) Dr. Joan Lisa Bromberg Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Playboy's Voluptuous Vixens January 1998 Editors Of Playboy's Voluptuous Vixens Magazine Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Fixing online listings that the new USPS rate change made problems for.
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Purchased a stack of textbooks for $$$.
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Born on this day: 1931 – Allan W. Eckert, 1941Gregory Benford, 1955 – Judith Tarr, 1924Lloyd Alexander, 1935Richard Brautigan.
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Items of the day:
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0553230166 The Green eagle and the Devil's playground: Doc Savage, two complete adventures in one volume Kenneth Robeson Click to Purchase on Biblio
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1451610963 It's Classified: A Novel ~1 Nicolle Wallace Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Martha Stewart Living November 2010 Editor-Vanessa Holden Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Game DICE now available 35 cents each.
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Purchased a few books out of three giant collections. 
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Born on this day: 1927Edward Abbey, 1860Anton Chekhov, 1939Germaine Greer, 1972 – Brian Wood.
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Processed & packed the online orders & two boxes for wholesale.
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope. With Life (Six Engravings in Steel) Alexander Pope Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0866227342 Encyclopedia of Budgerigars Georg Radtke Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Playboy's Lingerie July-August 2004 Editors Of Playboy's Lingerie Magazine Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Monday, January 28, 2013


Postage rates went up, spent way too long last night updating shipping settings.
Deleted a few thousand penny ante listings.
Began marking stuff down, a whole stack of CDs are now $1.00.
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Born on this day: 1873Colette, 1959 – Megan McDonald.
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034501541X The B-17 in World War 2: Flying Forts Martin Caidin Click to Purchase on Biblio
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6301805518 North to Alaska [VHS] Writer-Ben Hecht; Writer-Claude Binyon; Writer-John H. Kafka; Writer-John Lee Mahin; Writer-Ladislas Fodor; Writer-Martin Rackin; Writer-Wendell Mayes Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Sams Modular HI-FI Components MHF-123, AUG 1978 Howard W. Sams and Company Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Sunday, January 27, 2013


Born this day: 1958James Grippando, 1850John Collier, 1969 – Patton Oswalt, 1832Lewis Carroll.
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PLAYBOY'S BOOK OF LINGERIE JANUARY/FEBRUARY 1989 Playboy Press Click to Purchase on Biblio
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6301964314 7 Faces of Dr. Lao [VHS] Cinematographer-Robert J. Bronner; Editor-George Tomasini; Writer-Ben Hecht; Writer-Charles Beaumont; Writer-Charles G. Finney Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0451226518 The Secret Wedding Jo Beverley Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Saturday, January 26, 2013

Born on this day: 1918 – Philip José Farmer, 1929Jules Feiffer, 1949Jonathan Carroll.

Fixed some online listings.
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0821779567 Up Close and Personal Fern Michaels Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0385264526 *Signed* A Little Class on Murder (Death on Demand Mysteries, No. 5) Carolyn G. Hart Click to Purchase on Biblio
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1591825326 Rebound (Rebound (Graphic Novels)), Vol. 8 Yuriko Nishiyama Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Friday, January 25, 2013

Shelved several stacks of books. Processed much of what came in yesterday including a large stack of music books.
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Purchased a stack of books.
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Born on this day: 1950Gloria Naylor, 1874W. Somerset Maugham, 1882Virginia Woolf.
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Items of the day:
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0674643488 Organizational Ecology Michael T. Hannan; John Freeman Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0380541718 Luck Runs Out (Peter Shandy Mysteries) Charlotte MacLeod Click to Purchase on Biblio
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1575440563 *Signed* Ackermanthology: 65 Astonishing, Rediscovered Sci-Fi Shorts ~1st Compiler-Forrest J. Ackerman Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Purchased a large collection of fantasy comic & graphic novels, and books of sheet music, and books on musicians. And also a stack of DVDS.
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Born on this day: 1862Edith Wharton. Died on this day 1986L. Ron Hubbard (writer of Science fiction and Scientology).
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Processed and packed the online orders.
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0471840009 California Construction Defect and Land Subsidence Litigation (Trial Practice Library) Thomas E. Miller Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Star Trek Generations Lieutenant Commander Data 4.5" Action Figure Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0399147195 *Signed* P Is for Peril ~1st Sue Grafton Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Shelved a stack of New Laserdiscs - still sealed in shrinkwrap.
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Sorted & priced a large stack of vintage books,  found some interesting astronomy, and lots of $1.00 computer books.
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Born on this day: 1783Stendhal, 1923 – Walter M. Miller, Jr.
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0006136230 10th Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories Editor-R.Chetwynd- Hayes Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0316073024 *Signed* Cinnamon Kiss: A Novel (Easy Rawlins Mysteries) ~1st Walter Mosley Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0765307146 Larry Bond's First Team: Soul of the Assassin ~1st Larry Bond; Jim DeFelice Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Purchased a few textbooks.
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Born on this day: 1906 – Robert E. Howard, 1937 – Joseph Wambaugh.
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Processed and packed the online orders. 
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0316025283 *Signed* Hollywood Crows: A Novel ~1st Joseph Wambaugh Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0927545608 *Signed* The Missing Video (Reel Kids Adventures) (Reel Kids Series) Dave Gustaveson Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Roughnecks - The Starship Troopers Chronicles - The Tesca Campaign [VHS] Producer-Jeffery Scheetz; Writer-David S. Clark; Writer-Michael Kramer; Writer-Pat Allee; Writer-Paul Diamond; Writer-Timothy Schlattmann; Writer-Tony Sommo Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Monday, January 21, 2013

Finished culling the Romance pocket books, shelved several stacks on the $1.00 cart.
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Born on this day: 1925Eva Ibbotson.
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More computering, managed to get Quickbooks running, and started back accounting. 

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0306446839 Gifted IQ: Early Developmental Aspects - The Fullerton Longitudinal Study Allen W. Gottfried; Adele Eskeles Gottfried; K. Bathurst; Diana Wright Guerin Click to Purchase on Biblio
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The Little Foxes. (Acting Edition) Lillian Hellman Click to Purchase on Biblio
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1557505810 We Will Stand by You: Serving in the Pawnee, 1942-1945 (Bluejacket Books) Theodore C. Mason Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Sunday, January 20, 2013

Started culling the Romance pocketbooks.
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Born on this day: 1959Tami Hoag, 1959 – R.A. Salvatore, 1910Joy Adamson, 1948Nancy Kress.
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Processed and packed the online orders.
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0310223512 Salvation: A Clear Doctrinal Analysis Lewis Sperry Chafer Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0525476210 What Mr. Mattero Did Priscilla Cummings Click to Purchase on Biblio
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053109751X *Signed* Cats, Dogs, and Other Strangers at My Door ~1st Jack Smith Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Friday, January 18, 2013

Shelved &/or sorted four boxes of books.
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Culled the Politics, and most of the Business, many marked down to under $4.
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Put a few stacks of books out to the $1.00 carts/boxes.
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Born on this day: 1882A. A. Milne1932Robert Anton Wilson
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More computer hassle.
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1935396404 Reefer Gladness: Stories, Essays, and Riffs on Marijuana Michael Konik Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0275944204 Organizational Power Politics: Tactics in Organizational Leadership Gilbert W. Fairholm Click to Purchase on Biblio
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0892813210 The Encyclopedia of Erotic Wisdom: A Reference Guide to the Symbolism, Techniques, Rituals, Sacred Texts, Psychology, Anatomy, and History of Sexual Rufus C. Camphausen Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Thursday, January 17, 2013

Amusing Books


Secret Contents of Secondhand Books
Born on this day: 1820Anne Brontë, 1899 – Nevil Shute, 1925Robert Cormier, 1938John Bellairs, 1962 – Sebastian Junger, 1957 – Ann Nocenti.
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Processed and packed the online orders.
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0071430229 Teach Yourself Bulgarian Complete Course Michael Holman; Mira Kovatcheva; Michael Holman; Mira Kovatcheva Click to Purchase on Biblio
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1591202094 Live Better, Longer Richard A. Passwater Click to Purchase on Biblio
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Art Culinaire: The International Magazine in Good Taste:Chestnuts, Mustard, Tubers, Persimmons, Cider. (Vol. 46) Art Culinaire. Click to Purchase on Biblio
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