Sunday, June 30, 2013

Items of the day:

026937
*Signed* Batman / Aliens: Book One
Berni Wrightson; Ron Marz


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026936
Weekend Quilting Wonders
Jeanne Stauffer & Sandra L. Hatch [Editor]
1592171648

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026935
Complete book of rocks, gems & minerals,
MacLachlan, Don
B0006BWWFY

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Packed the online orders.







Saturday, June 29, 2013

Purchased some boxes of comics, signed fantasy & graphic novels, and sf books, as well as a few textbooks.
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More donations.
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Shelved some signed fantasy & graphic novels.
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Born on this day: 1900Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
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Items of the day:

027000
SHANGRI-LA No. 18, Feb., 1950
Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society
B00AQRGUHO

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026995
*Signed* The Umbrella Academy #1 +*Signed* Poster
Gerard Way


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026890
The Technique of Orchestration
Kennan, Kent Wheeler
B0000CJ5V7

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Friday, June 28, 2013

Shelved more antique leather bound books. As well as some rare Moebius & other graphic novels.
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Born on this day: 1909Eric Ambler, 1926Mel Brooks, 1947 – Mark Helprin, 1979 – Felicia Day
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Items of the day:

027014
Badwater: Self-Guiding Auto Tour (Death Valley)
Death Valley Natural History Association
B003WMGPT8

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027055
*Signed* Hellboy Junior Halloween Special
Mike Mignola; Bill Wray
B000IS1Z8A

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027050
*Signed* Dark Horse Convention Signing Book 2010
Dark Horse
B00462OJOQ

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Slow day, everyone must have gone to the beach.





Thursday, June 27, 2013

Born on this day: 1850Lafcadio Hearn, 1906Catherine Cookson, 1929 – Peter Maas, 1941 – James P. Hogan, 1951Anita Diamant, 1956 – Scott Cunningham, 1953Alice McDermott, 1959Dan Jurgens.
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Packed the online orders.
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Items of the day:

027099
Just a Pilgrim #1-5 (Set of 5) NM
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B001HZ2VPY

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027098
*Signed* Hawkgirl (2006) #50, 59 & 60 (Set of 3)
Howard Chaykin
B005HWHGLC

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027090
General Chiang Kai-Shek; the Account of the Fortnight in Sian when the Fate of China Hung in the Balance, by General and Madame Chiang Kai-Shek
Chiang, May-Ling Soong (1897-2003)
B000WYBW1U

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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Shelved a few rare & leather bound books, and some art books, as well as several stacks of general stock non-fiction.
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Born on this day: 1922Walter Farley, 1936 – Edith Pearlman, 1931Colin Wilson.
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Items of the day:
027069
*Signed* Incredible Hulk #309 NF
MANTLO
B005WJAZT0

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027067
*Signed* The Stereotypical Freaks (ARC)
Howard Shapiro; Joe Pekar [Illustrator]


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027127
The science book of the human body
Sproul, Edith E
B0007E0AHC

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Born on this day: 1903George Orwell, 1923 – Dorothy Gilman, 1929Eric Carle, 1928Peyo.
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Packed the online orders, sent Diamond order in.
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Items of the day:

027083
*Signed* Incredible Hulk #307
MANTLO
B005WJ9H3U

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027080
Margaret Ogilvy / by Her Son J. M. Barrie
J. M. (James Matthew) Barrie


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027079
*Signed* The Incredible Hulk, Vol 1 #312 (Comic Book) Fine
BILL MANTLO
B000ONFTOU

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Monday, June 24, 2013

Purchased another collection of books, History, Art, Bukowski, & Kerouac, and some textbooks.
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Shelved several stack of Hardcover fiction & mystery, some graphic novels, and various other books.
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Born on this day: 1912 – Mary Wesley, 1842Ambrose Bierce, 1944 – Kathryn Lasky, 1938Lawrence Block, 1950 – Mercedes Lackey.
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Items of the day:

003313
Haunted America: Star-Spangled Supernatural Stories
Marvin Kaye (ed) [William F. Nolan (*Signed*), Issac Asimov, L. Frank Baum, Ambrose Bierce, Robert Bloch, Willa Cather, Helen Eustis, H.P. Lovecraft, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry Kuttner, Fritz Lieber, Washington Irving, Richard Matheson, Ogden Nash, Edgar
B0013Z7DSS

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003311
*Signed 2x* The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century
Martin Harry Greenberg; Editor-Harry Turtledove (*Signed*) Larry Niven (*Signed*)
0345439902

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003310
100 Hilarious Little Howlers
Martin H Greenberg; Stefan Dziemianowicz; Robert Weinberg; Editors [C.M. Kornbluth, O. Henry, Anton Chekhov, Mark Twain, Joe Lansdale, Robert C. Benchley, Gahan Wilson, Edgar Allan Poe, Sherwood Anderson, Steve Rasnic Tem, Stephen Leacock, Karl Edward Wag
0760713855

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Sunday, June 23, 2013

Born on this day: 1928 – Michael Shaara, 1936Richard Bach, 1980Becky Cloonan.
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Packed the online orders and boxes for wholesale.
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Items of the day:
027410
*Signed* The Rich and How They Got That Way: How the Wealthiest People of All Time--from Genghis Khan to Bill Gates--Made Their Fortunes ~1st
Crossen, Cynthia
0812932676

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027407
Vampire The Masquerade Volume 2: Blood and Shadows
Robert Weinberg; Stefan Petrucha; Eric Griffin; Richard Clark; Jerry DeCaire; Vince Locke; James Lowder
0972644350

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027405
Happy Days With Our Friends Teachers Edition (Dick & Jane Reader)
Montgomery, Elizabeth; Bauer, W. W.
B007O68REY

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Saturday, June 22, 2013

Purchased a large collection of modern fiction hardcover/tpbs, some textbooks, and some DVD & Blu-ray movies which have been shelved.
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Culled the Military some and put several boxes of Military History out on the $1.00 table/boxes.
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Born on this day: 1856H. Rider Haggard, 1898Erich Maria Remarque, 1906Anne Morrow Lindbergh, 1947Octavia Butler, 1964 – Dan Brown.
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Items of the day:
008606
*Signed* Rising Stars (Omnibus)
J. Michael Straczynski (Signed); Illus-Keu Cha; & Brent Anderson
1582404887

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008595
The Tall Pine Polka ~1st
Lorna Landvik
0345433173

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008593
Bait ~1st
Karen Robards
0399152024

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Thursday, June 20, 2013

Lots of stuff came in today. Purchased a large collection of Hardcover comics, Art books, YA novels, and more, also some vintage Civil War, and Biography & Military history books, and several boxes of XXX magazines.
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Born on this day: 1910Josephine Johnson, 1955E. Lynn Harris, 1953Robert Crais.
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Items of the day:
008622
Lullaby Town (Elvis Cole)
Robert Crais; Reader-James Daniels
1587885093

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008604
*Signed* Janissaries Clan and Crown ~1st
Jerry Pournelle
0441382940

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008598
The Body in the Bouillon (Faith Fairchild Mysteries)
Katherine Hall Page
0312063091

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Purchased a few small collections of books, and took in some donations as well.
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Shelved a few rare books, and a stack of Role playing games.
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Born on this day: 1900Laura Z. Hobson,1945 – Tobias Wolff, 1915 – Julius Schwartz.
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Items of the day:
027047
*Signed* GREEN ARROW and BLACK CANARY WEDDING SPECIAL #1
Judd Winick; Amanda Conner
B000W953M4

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027007
Fundamentals of Managerial Economics (Dryden Press Series in Economics)
Hirschey, Mark; Pappas, James L.
0030233666

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027004
The Beautiful in Music: A Contribution to the Revisal of Musical Aesthetics
Hanslick, Eduard
0306706490

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Born on this day: 1957 – Richard Powers, 1939 – Jean-Claude Germain, 1949Chris Van Allsburg.
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Packed the online orders.
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For the first time, actually had to kick someone out of the store. Drunk guy running around pounding on the counter and knocking things off the shelves. Not a fun time.
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Items of the day:

027044
*Signed* Punisher 2099 #1-8 & 10 (Set of 9)
Pat Mills; Tony Skinner; Tom Morgan [Illustrator]; Jim Palmiotti [Illustrator]
B000IEPDNW

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027034
High Frontier
Graham, Daniel O.
0812594207

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027033
Rollerball
William Harrison
0446768391

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Monday, June 17, 2013

Marked down the Cookbooks, most of them now under $4, and several boxes out front for $1.00.
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Purchased some RPG books, and some pocketbooks.
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Born on this day: 1951 – Starhawk, 1970 – Michael Showalter, 1980 – Jeph Jacques.
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Items of the day:

027089
*Signed* Hawkman #28-30 & 32-35 (Set of Seven)
Palmiotti & Gray


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027088
The Marriage Of Figaro English Version by Edward J. Dent (The Royal Edition of Operas)
W. A. Mozart
B0000D062E

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027085
*Signed* Superman #23 November 1988 (Curse of the Banshee)
Roger Stern; Mike Mignola [Illustrator]; P. Craig Russell [Illustrator];
B002YRQ2JK

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Sunday, June 16, 2013

Born on this day: 1937 – Erich Segal, 1938 – Joyce Carol Oates, 1896Murray Leinster.
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027548
Frank Frazetta's Berserker Masters Artists Figure
Frank Frazetta
B0037AT4U2

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027541
World of Darkness: Mafia (An Organized Crime Sourcebook)
Suleiman, C.; Marmell, Ari; McFarland, Matthew
1588462269

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027540
Rifts Sourcebook 4: Coalition Navy
Nowak, Patrick; Siembieda, Kevin; Marciniszyn, Alex [Editor]; Osten, James [Editor]; Breaux, Wayne [Illustrator]; Perez, Ramon [Illustrator]; Clark, Brandon [Illustrator]; Dudley, Mark [Illustrator]; Xiong, Ka [Illustrator]; Morrill, Christopher [Illustrator];
157457003X

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Packed the online orders.






Saturday, June 15, 2013

Priced a stack of Lois Lane, and World's Finest Sliver Age comics (Fair to Very Good).
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Shelved several boxes of kids books, both picture books & chapter books.
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Born on this day: 1939 – Brian Jacques, 1941Neal Adams, 1943 – Xaviera Hollander.
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Items of the day:
023461
Superman II: The Movie Magazine (DC Comics Presents)
Joe Orlando; Michael Fleisher
B000O15HJ4

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023457B
Memoirs of the Courts of Europe (complete 14 volume set)
Various
B001709LK2

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023447
Popular Music and Communication (SAGE Focus Editions)
James Lull
0803939175

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Friday, June 14, 2013

Purchased some textbooks, a few DVDs, some leatherbound books, and some kids paperbacks.
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Marked down some Religion books, and put a couple of boxes out for $1.00.
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Born on this day: 1811Harriet Beecher Stowe, 1933Jerzy Kosiński, 1949 – Harry Turtledove, 1947Kat Martin, 1948Laurence Yep.
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Items of the day:

023471
*Signed* Days of Infamy (Pearl Harbor)
Harry Turtledove
0451460561

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023468
*Signed* Krispos of Videssos (Tale of Krispos, No 2) ~1st
Harry Turtledove
0345361199

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023463
*Signed* L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future, Vol. IV ~1st
L. Ron Hubbard
0884043142

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Thursday, June 13, 2013

Born on this day: 1893Dorothy L. Sayers, 1945Whitley Strieber, 1865William Butler Yeats.
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Shelved a box or so of Teachers's books onto the $1.00 table & boxes.
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Packed the online orders.
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Items of the day:
023719
*Signed* The Hunger
Whitley Strieber
0688037577

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023718
*Signed* Dragon Rider
Cornelia;Bell, Anthea Funke
0439685133

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023717
*Signed* Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
Adeline Yen Mah
0767903579

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