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Raw Images (Books – 01/20/13)

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New Books Posted, October 2012 (2)

UNSORTED:

100 Creepy Little Creature Stories
The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat by Oliver Sacks
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Genome: Autobiography of A Species in 23 Chapters
Timequake by Kurt Vonnegut (Hardbound)
Haunted by Chuck Palahniuk
The Art of Dramatic Writing by Lajos Egri
The Stupidest Angel by Christopher Moore (Hardbound)
Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner (HB)
A Beginner’s Guide to the World Economy (Updated 2001)
Film Noir Reader (Edited by Alan Silver & James Ursini)
Tell Me Where It Hurts by Nick Trout (Animal Surgeon)
The Best American Poetry 1995 (Richard Howard)
Waiter Rant by Steve Dublanica (Confessions of a Cynical Waiter)
How to Live with a Neurotic Cat by Stephen Baker (Hardbound)
In Search of Dracula by Raymond T. McNally & Radu Florescu
The Best American Comics 2006 (Hardbound, Harvey Pekar)
Basic Teachings of the Great Philosophers by S.E. Frost, Jr.


The Mammoth Book of Best War Comics (Edited by David Kendall)
Dream Work by Mary Oliver
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (Novel, Hardbound)
Why is Sex Fun? The Evolution of Human Sexuality by Jared Diamond
I Am Legend – Hell House (2-in-1) by Richard Matheson
Elementary Particles and the Laws of Physics by Richard Feynman and Steven Weinberg
Wasted by Marya Hornbacher (Anorexia and Bulimia)
The Accidental Billionaires- The Founding of Facebook by Ben Mezrich
101 Unuseless Japanese Inventions by Kenji Kawakami
Word Freak: Scrabble by Stefan Fatsis (SIGNED)
The Dangerous Book for Boys by Gonn & Hal Iggulden (Hardbound)
Chapterhouse Dune by Frank Herbert
H.G. Wells: Collector’s Book of Science Fiction (Hardbound)
God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater by Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (Hardbound)

MISSED POSTINGS:

Foucault’s Pendulum by Umberto Eco (Hardbound)
Gentlemen of the Road by Michael Chabon (Hardbound)
On The Road by Jack Kerouac
The Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac
Tropic of Capricorn by Henry Miller
The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon
The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle
On Love by Alain de Botton (Hardbound)
Kiss & Tell by Alain de Botton
Julie & Julia by Julie Powell (Advance Reading Copy)
Falling Angels by Tracy Chevalier (Hardbound)
Sexing the Cherry by Jeanette Winterson
The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
Penguin Dictionary of Marketing by Phil Harris
Born to Buy: The Commercialized Child and the New Consumer Culture by Juliet B. Schor
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach (Hardbound)
Slightly Chipped: Footnotes in Booklore by Lawrence & Nancy Goldstone (HB)

How to See Faeries by Brian Froud & John Matthews (Hardbound)
How to Catch Fairies by Gilly Sergiev (Hardbound)
The Reluctant Tuscan: How I Discovered My Inner Italian by Phil Doran
A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking (Hardbound)
Larson’s New Book of Cults by Bob Larson
Elements of Film by Lee R. Bobker
Lo Kuan-Chung’s Romance of the Three Kingdoms

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New Books Posted, July 2012

Unsorted:

Will Eisner: Comics and Sequential Art
Understanding Manga and Anime by Robin E. Brenner
The Essential Feminist Reader (Modern Library Classics)
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cosse
Poems, Protest, and a Dream by Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz
Ever Since Darwin: Reflections in Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould
The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea by Yukio Mishima
Cannibalism: The Last Taboo! By Brian Marriner
Moksha by Aldous Huxley: Classic Writings on Psychedelics and the Visionary Experience
The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories (Matheson, Lee, Stoker, Bloch)
A Dog’s Life by Peter Mayle (Hardbound)
Lamb by Christopher Moore

 

 

The Rose and the Beast by Francesca Lia Block
No Exit and Three Other Plays by Jean-Paul Sartre
On a Bed of Rice: An Asian American Erotic Feast
The Dante Club by Matthew Pearl (Hardbound)
After the Quake by Haruki Murakami
Everything Explained Through Flowcharts by Doogie Horner
Death in the Andes by Mario Vargas Llosa
Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
Galapagos by Kurt Vonnegut
Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut
The Mammoth Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (George Mann, 2001)

 

Women of the Night, Hardbound (Gaiman, Dick, King)
Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair by Pablo Neruda (Hardbound)
One Times One by E. E. Cummings
The Best of H.P. Lovecraft: Bloodcurdling Tales of Horror and the Macabre
Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl
The Carrie Diaries by Candace Bushnell (Advance Reader’s Edition)
Franz Kafka: The Metamorphosis/ Penal Colony/ Other Stories
Men and Cartoons by Jonathan Lethem
Grateful Dead Scrapbook: The Long, Strange Trip in Stories, Photos, and Memorabilia
How to See Faeries by Brian Froud & John Matthews (HB)
The Fabulous Girl’s Guide to Decorum by Kim Izzo and Ceri Marsh
Wide Open: Inspiration and Techniques for Art Journaling on the Edge (Book & Card Kit)
The Secret World of Fairies (Figurines)
Marvels by Alex Ross, Kurt Busiek (Hardbound, Comics)

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New Books Posted, May 2012 (2)

A Feast for Crows by George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones)
The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
1984 by George Orwell
100 Creepy Little Creature Stories
VALIS by Philip K. Dick
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini (Hardbound)
Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger
His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman (Omnibus 3in1)
1984 by George Orwell
Identity by Milan Kundera
Farewell Waltz by Milan Kundera
Life is Elsewhere by Milan Kundera
Juliet, Naked by Nick Hornby
The Raven and the Monkey’s Paw: Classics of Horror and Suspense
Gothic! Ten Original Dark Tales (Gaiman, Maguire, Kiernan)


The Black Book by Orhan Pamuk
Peasants and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov (Number 1)
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie
The Italian Secretary by Caleb Carr
Crash by J.G. Ballard
Naked Lunch by William S. Burroughs
An Anthropologist on Mars by Oliver Sacks
A Graveyard for Lunatics by Ray Bradbury
Vampire Blood Trilogy: The Saga of Darren Shan
Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
The Ground Beneath Her Feet by Salman Rushdie
Franz Kafka: The Complete Stories
Jorge Luis Borges: Collected Fictions
Jack of Kinrowan by Charles de Lint
The Vintage Book of Contemporary World Poetry (Edited by J.D. McClatchy)
The Captain’s Verses: The Love Poems by Pablo Neruda

 

 

On Writing Horror (Revised Edition, Edited by Mort Castle)
Madness and Modernism by Louis A. Sass
The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm
Best Food Writing 2009 (Edited by Holly Hughes)
The Anne Rice Reader (Edited by Katherine Ramsland)
The Masks of God: Oriental Mythology by Joseph Campbell
Fates Worse Than Death by Kurt Vonnegut (Hardbound)
The Thin Red Line by James Jones
The Art of the Steal by Frank W. Abagnale (Signed)

 


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Raw Images (Books – 04/24/12)

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Most books in this batch are in very good-good condition slightly used. Some may have price stickers/used book tags (please excuse this). There are no junks, you will be notified if condition deserves some clarification before purchase.

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New Books Posted, Sep 2011

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith
Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters by Jane Austen and Ben H. Winters
Android Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and Ben H. Winters
Gentlemen of the Road by Michael Chabon
Death with Interruptions by Jose Saramago
Come to Me: Stories by Amy Bloom
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Edited by Robert Mack)
The Music of Chance by Paul Auster
Irish Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs
The Subterraneans by Jack Kerouac
A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 2)
The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera

Possession by A.S. Byatt
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Suskind
Hotel Pastis by Peter Mayle
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Fantasy (Edited by Mike Ashley)
Mr. Palomar by Italo Calvino
The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
Great Tales of Horror & the Supernatural (Hardbound)
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Now and Forever: Somewhere a Band is Playing & Leviathan 99 by Ray Bradbury (HB)
Far Side: The Chickens are Restless by Gary Larson
X-Men: First Class, Vol. 1: Tomorrow’s Brightest

Coming of Age in the Milky Way by Tim Ferris
Cultivating Delight: A Natural History of My Garden by Diane Ackerman
A History of God by Karen Armstrong
The Prince and Other Writings by Niccolo Machiavelli
The Professor and the Madman (Dictionary Origin)
Anime: from Akira to Princess Mononoke by Susan J. Napier
Don’t Panic: The Official Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Companion by Neil Gaiman
The Science of Middle-Earth by Henry Gee
The Philosophy and Literature of Existentialism by Wesley Barnes
Kant: Foundations of the Metaphysics of Morals
Ten Theories of Human Nature (Third Edition)
The Dictionary of the Opera by Charles Osborne
Opera: Dead or Alive by Ronald E. Mitchell
The Harvard Classics: Essays English and American (Leatherbound)
The Art of Doing Nothing by Veronique Vienne & Erica Lennard (HB)
The Elements of Grammar by Margaret Shertzer

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Raw Images Books, Journals & Paper

Raw images of some books out of the box. Notable titles: A Clash of Kings (small wet spot on side of pages), Anagrams by Lorrie Moore and Great Tales of Horror and the Supernatural.

To order, please send email or contact us directly through this link.

PAYMENT: Shipping only. As fast as possible. Please do not order if you are planning to pay after 5 days.

ORDERING: EMAIL orders only. Use the CODE indicated so we can easily monitor your orders. Most items are in one (1) quantity only so be fast! Note: These items are not listed on our main website as they are for quick sale only.

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Lyricist 01

Lyricist 02

The Lyricist’s Notepad Book

Here’s a great new journal designed for the introspective poet or the accomplished singer-songwriter. This handsome parchment lyricist’s diary promises to inspire. There’s plenty of space for penning soulful lyrics, with inspiration and commiseration in the form of quotes from artists, writers, and musicians, such as Leonard Bernstein, Gilda Radner, and Ernest Hemingway.

Condition: hard-to-find. Size: 6.5″x10.0″, Pages: 96. Condition: very good to good+. Technically brand new, some minor bumps due to transit.

Code & Price: LYRICS / PhP300.00

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Woman Note

Woman Note02

A Women’s Notebook

A classic gift for all ages since its original publication in 1980, A Woman’s Notebook is a beautiful place to express the spirit of womanhood. Features all new provocative, insightful, and inspiring quotations and illustrations on the interior.

Condition: Size: 6.5″x10.0″, Pages: 96. Condition: very good to good+. Technically brand new, some minor bumps due to transit.

Code & Price: WOM / PhP250.00

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Abroad Organizer

Abroad: A Travel Organizer + Journal

Going somewhere? Wish you were?

There’s no time like the present for planning that dream trip. Both travel guide and travel journal, this is the place to plan, dream, document experiences, and keep track of important details. Abroad is packed with inspiring tips and travel information, and features two pockets for storing tickets and maps, an elastic band, and enough amusing asides from fellow travelers to keep you smiling through most train and bus rides. With Abroad in hand, the trip never has to end.

Condition: Brand New. Sealed. Manufactured in Hong Kong. Chronicle Books.

Code & Price: ABR001 / PhP400.00

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Stationery Box (Art Street Trading Company)

– 12 greeting cards with envelopes (4.0″x5.0″)
– 12 stationery sheet with envelopes (6.0″x8.0″)

Note: the cards and sheet are sealed so 12 is just my very careful estimate. I only tried counting the sheet from its sides (sealed).

Condition: Box is 7.5″x10.5″. Some hurt on box (visible on image above). Box might be slightly pressed during shipping/transit. Made in China.

Code & Price: SBOX / PhP250.00

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Wanderlust Front

Wanderlust Back

Wanderlust: Mix and Match Stationery

16 Stationery Sheets & Envelopes Plus Stickers

Design/Photos by Troy H. Litten. Published by Chronicle Books.

Personalize your correspondence by mixing and matching this collection of images and icons of world travel- perfect to send to friends around the block or around the globe.

Condition: in original wrapping but not sealed. Sheets & other items complete.

Code & Price: WANST / PhP300.00 (book not included)

Book companion is Wanderlust by Troy M. Litten (Photography & Travel)

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Frank Lloyd Wright

(Left: Box, Right: Actual Journal)

Frank Lloyd Wright Pocket Journal (Squared/Grid).

Featuring Frank Lloyd WRight’s March Balloons embossed on the black leather cover. Includes a coordinating ribbon marker and gift box.

Condition: Hardbound. Size: 3.75″x5.75″. Pages: 144 grid-lined pages.

Code & Price: FLW / PhP300.00

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Fairies Red 001

 

Fairies Red 002

 

Flower Fairies Gift Wrap Pack  (Red)

2 Gift Bags (small and medium), 2 sheet of Gift Wrap (700mm x 500mm), 2 Gift Tags and a gel pen. Note: gel pen missing.

Code & Price: FFRED / PhP180.00

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Fairies White 001

Fairies White 002

Flower Fairies Gift Wrap Pack  (Cream)

2 Gift Bags (small and medium), 2 sheet of Gift Wrap (700mm x 500mm), 2 Gift Tags and a gel penNote: gel pen missing.

Code & Price: FFCRE / PhP180.00

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Some journals from our past sales that are still available.

King Kong Journal

Description: Ruled notebook type,  hardcover, 5.75?x8.5?, 96pp. This is now a sort of collectible and values over USD20.00. Turner Classic Movies, 2003.

Condition: overstock, except for around 3 minor scratches on cover.

Code & Price: KK100 / PhP400.00

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Penman Paper Fashion Journal

Description: Ruled notebook type (wide vertical spaces), elastic closure, storage pocket, 192pp, fashion colors, 4.25?x6.0?.

Condition: overstock, very good condition. Handcrafted in China. USD9.99

Code & Price: PPFJ100 / PhP220.00

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Magnetic Flap Journal (Gold)

Description: Large 7.0?x9.0?, gold emboss detailing. Magnetic Closure. Ribbon Marker. 192 Lined Journaling Pages.

Condition: overstock, very good condition.

Code & Price: MAGGOLD100 / PhP280.00

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Magnetic Flap Journal (Silver)

Description: Large 7.0?x9.0?, silver emboss detailing. Magnetic Closure. Ribbon Marker. 192 Lined Journaling Pages.

Condition: overstock, very good condition.

Code & Price: MAGSILV100 / PhP280.00

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Quilt Address Book

Description: Soft padding cover address book, 5.75?x9.75?, 2005 from MQ Publications, around 100 pages.

Condition: overstock, good condition, some light browning due to storage.

Code & Price: QADD100 / PhP150.00.

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Don’t forget to check other paper products such as imported gift wraps and gift cards on our website. You can access them by following this link – Novelty and Gift Items.

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Raw Images (Books – 05/23/11)

For inquiries please use this link, it is the most efficient way for us to read and reply to your message. Please be considerate and immediately settle the transaction if you reserve/order any.

Most books in this batch are in very good-good condition slightly used. Some may have price stickers/used book tags (please excuse this). There are no junks, you will be notified if condition deserves some clarification before purchase.

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