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FIRST WOMAN DOCTOR

By: Baker

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Scholastic, Inc: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000040159

ISBN: 059044767X

Condition: Very Good


'I'm going to be a doctor,' young Elizabeth Blackwell tells her family. She knows it won't be easy. In 1840, there were no women doctors in America. B ut Elizabeth was raised to think for herself. View more info

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A GLIMPSE OF THE MERSEY

By: Baker, Anne

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000015671

ISBN: 0747267774

Condition: Very Good


Daisy Corkill has never known who her parents were - or why they left her t o be brought up by the couple she calls 'Uncle' Ern and 'Aunt' Gladys. Dais y yearns for the love and security that a family of her own would give her, but she finds comfort in her relationship with Brenda, her older 'sister'. One day in 1919 Brenda arrives home flushed with excitement. She has agree d to marry businessman Gil Fox. Daisy is horrified, for she doesn't trust t he handsome Gil. And soon after their wedding, Brenda realises that Gil isn 't the man she thought he was. But Daisy's dreams are about to come tr... View more info

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POET IN THE GUTTER

By: Baker, John

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Orion: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000011916

ISBN: 0575600454

Condition: Very Good


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VARSITY BLUES

By: Baker, Jon

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: MTV: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000000972

ISBN: 0671035681

Condition: Fine


High school football is big in small-town Texas, where communities measure their worth in touchdowns and tackles, and seventeen-year-old schoolboys be come the gods of Friday night. Senior Jonathan Moxon is a disillusioned bac kup quarterback on the powerhouse West Canaan Coyotes, a team steamrolling toward another perfect season. But when a terrible injury sidelines the Coy otes' marquee player, Mox suddenly finds himself in the spotlight...and in the unrelenting sights of coach Bud Kilmer. Coach Kilmer has produced two s tate titles and 22 district championships in his 35 years leading the W... View more info

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ENGRAM

By: Baker, Keith

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing Ltd: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000003515

ISBN: 0747261830

Condition: Very Good


After four years in a coma, Meg Winter suddenly regains consciousness. But as she begins to pick up the pieces of her life, one area of the past remai ns a mysterious blank - the crash that put her in a coma. Meg finds herself in a deadly race against time to solve the mystery of that fateful night. View more info

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COPS

By: Baker, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000045253

ISBN: 0671614460

Condition: Good


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THE ATOMS OF LANGUAGE: THE MIND'S HIDDEN RULES OF GRAMMAR

By: Baker, Mark C.

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr (Txt): 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000027963

ISBN: 019860632X

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


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THE EVERLASTING STORY OF NORY: A NOVEL

By: BAKER, NICHOLSON

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Random House: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000015156

ISBN: 0679439331

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A tight clean first edition (as stated)protected in a new brodart wrapper. Sex and the adult cerebellum have tended to be Nicholson Baker's cherished subjects, and not necessarily in that order. In The Everlasting Story of N ory, however, he turns his literary microscopy in an entirely new directio n, exploring the consciousness of a child. Nory, we are told, "was a nine- year-old girl from America with straight brown bangs and brown eyes. She w as interested in dentistry or being a paper engineer when she grew up." Th is future dentist or paper engineer is also ensconced for a ye... View more info

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SIZE OF THOUGHTS:, THE: ESSAYS AND OTHER LUMBER

By: BAKER, NICHOLSON

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Random House: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000012694

ISBN: 0679439323

Condition: Fine/Fine


A highly collectible first edition (as stated)price clipped, protected in a new brodart wrapper. Novelist and essayist Nicholson Baker has had a small but well-deserved cult following since his first book, The Mezzanine, and the publication of the literary sex-bomb Vox saw his popularity mushroom. Baker's great gift is a precision of observational detail that has a peculiarly incisive effect on a reader's consciousness. Here is over a decade's worth of his essays and articles, including the much-praised card catalogue article first published in the New Yorker. The Size of Thoughts, through i... View more info

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HUMAN SPERM COMPETITION: COPULATION, MASTURBATION AND INFIDELITY

By: Baker, R.R.

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: Springer: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000045512

ISBN: 0412454300

Condition: Very Good


Behavioural ecologists and evolutionary biologists have long been intereste d in the biological implications of sperm from different males competing fo r fertilization of the egg in the female tract. This book discusses these i mplications for human sexual behaviour and human infertility problems. View more info

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CONDEMNATION

By: Baker, Richard

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Wizards of the Coast: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000018459

ISBN: 0786932023

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: The New York Times best-seller is now in paperback! Now available in paperback, Condemnation is the third title in an epic Forgotten Realms series about one of the most popular races in the setting. Best-selling author R.A. Salvatore wrote the prologue to Condemnation and continues to consult on the series, lending his expertise as the author who brought drow society to the forefront of the Forgotten Realms setting. View more info

THE CANADIAN PRACTICAL STYLIST WITH READINGS

By: Baker, Sheridan

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Harpercollins College Div: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000004577

ISBN: 0060404663

Condition: Good


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PARENTS' GUIDE TO NUTRITION: HEALTHY EATING FROM BIRTH THROUGH ADOLESCENCE

By: Baker, Susan

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Co: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000017889

ISBN: 0201057395

Condition: Very Good


Amid the wealth of materials on esoteric diets, it is good to see this basi c source for nutrition information for the family. Chapters include vitamin s, minerals, food groups, and nutritional requirements for various age grou ps. There are suggestions to increase interest in healthy diet and make foo d appealing for the picky eaterfrom school lunches to fast food to food cho ices for travel to microwave cooking. Also discussed are alternative diets (vegetarian, megavitamin, high fiber); controlling food allergies; food pre paration, selection, and storage; and common food additives for prese... View more info

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THEFT OF A NATION

By: Baker, William W.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Defenders Pubns: 1982

Seller ID: RWARE0000042752

ISBN: 0910643008

Condition: Very Good


There will be no peace or solutions forthcoming while those who boast of fr eedom and democracy are intolerant of the views and culture of others livin g in their land. There can be no peace while political powers forbid the pr actice of freedom of speech. There will be no peace while men malign one another and distort the truth to win an election to public office, or while politicians conspire to enslave and imprison those who oppose or disagree with them; while men profess to be "righteous" yet deny the basic liberty of free thought and expression; while men prate of morals and idea... View more info

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PRACTICAL PIANO PEDAGOGY: THE DEFINITIVE TEXT FOR PIANO TEACHERS AND PEDAGO GY STUDENTS

By: Baker-Jordan, Martha

Price: ¥3,000.00

Publisher: Warner Bros Pubns: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000022489

ISBN: 0757911420

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout, not an ex-lib: (includes C D) Practical Piano Pedagogy is a comprehensive 468 page pedagogy text for ALL piano teachers, as well as those future teachers who are currently performance majors in college. This definitive pedagogy text will teach readers how to use any teaching materials in a better, more organized, and pedagogically sound way. Includes an up-to-date, state-of-the-art CD ROM for Mac and PC enabling teachers to adapt and personalize over 40 forms for use in their own teaching studios. Information on the business of piano teaching, ... View more info

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QUIET REFLECTIONS OF PEACE: 120 DEVOTIONS TO END YOUR DAY

By: Group, Baker Publishing

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Revell: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000021722

ISBN: 0800719298

Condition: As New


A crisp clean hardcover, no markings throughout, not an ex-lib: At day's end, God's instructions to us are simple. Leave your burdens with Him, and rest in His care. Simple to say, hard to do without help. These readings are the perfect way to remind yourself of God's strength, pr ovision, and protection as you end your day. Each reading includes Scriptur e, a devotion that highlights God's words of comfort and hope, and a prayer of assurance as you go to sleep. We all need a little help to remember our secure place in God's care. Quiet Reflections of Peace is your personal reminder that Go... View more info