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THE CATEGORY OF THE PERSON

By: Carrithers/Collins/Lukes

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000045595

ISBN: 0521277574

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The concept that people have of themselves as a 'person' is one of the most intimate notions that they hold. Yet the way in which the category of the person is conceived varies over time and space. In this volume, anthropologists, philosophers, and historians examine the notion of the person in different cultures, past and present. Taking as their starting point a lecture on the person as a category of the human mind, given by Marcel Mauss in 1938, th... View more info

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LONDON BIG STREET ATLAS COLLINS

By: Collins

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000020627

ISBN: 0004488342

Condition: Near Fine


"Features Nicholson mapping"--Cover. Mapping copyright by Bartholomew Ltd. 1999. At head of title: Collins. Includes indexes to place names, street na mes, and places of interest. Map Data: Scale 1:15,000. 4.25 in. to 1 mile. Scale 1:7,500. 8.5 in. to 1 mile. Coordinates: a 15000 a 7500. View more info

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COLLINS FRENCH ESSENTIAL (DICTIONARY AND GRAMMAR) (ENGLISH AND FRENCH EDITI ON)

By: Collins

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Collins: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000033026

ISBN: 0007191626

Condition: Very Good


The second edition of the French Essential Dictionary and Grammar contains a fully up-to-date wordlist, special entries on French life and culture and a comprehensive guide to French grammar. This edition of the French Essent ial Dictionary and Grammar is an invaluable aid to anyone involved in Frenc h language studies. / Fully updated to include all the latest vocabulary. / Clear, attractive typography and user-friendly colour layout ensure users find exactly what they need fast. / Extra information on culture and lifest yle in France. / Comprehensive, step-by-step guide to French grammar. Al... View more info

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AMERICA'S WOMEN: 400 YEARS OF DOLLS, DRUDGES, HELPMATES, AND HEROINES (P.S. )

By: Collins, Gail

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000043049

ISBN: 0061227226

Condition: Good


America's Women tells the story of more than four centuries of history. It features a stunning array of personalities, from the women peering worriedl y over the side of the Mayflower to feminists having a grand old time prote sting beauty pageants and bridal fairs. Courageous, silly, funny, and heart breaking, these women shaped the nation and our vision of what it means to be female in America. By culling the most fascinating characters -- the average as well as the ce lebrated -- Gail Collins, the editorial page editor at the New York Times, charts a journey that shows how women lived, wha... View more info

DANGEROUS KISS (LUCKY SANTANGELO NOVELS

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Pocket: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000002551

ISBN: 0671020951

Condition: Near Fine


Collins superheroine Lucky Santangelo gets her revenge when two people she cares for are killed in a car-jacking. View more info

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THRILL!

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000002552

ISBN: 0671020943

Condition: Near Fine


Collins (Vendetta, 1997, etc.) once again weaves her trademark web of Holly wood romance and intrigue, in a 17th novel that's sure to capture her rabid fans. Luscious movie star and genuine nice-girl Lara Ivory is the pivotal character here, but she has a stellar supporting cast. Lara's ex-husband, r espected director Richard Barry, has remarried costume designer and aspirin g producer Nikki--who has become Lara's new best friend. Add to the (tempor arily) happy threesome the mysterious, brooding would-be actor Joey Lorenzo , Nikki's emotionally damaged and headed-for-trouble daughter, 15-year... View more info

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LADY BOSS (UK EDITION)

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Pan Macmillan: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000002546

ISBN: 0330312944

Condition: Very Good


This is the sequel to "Chances" and "Lucky". Panther Studios is the prize a nd Lucky wants it. In her quest for power she goes undercover as a secretar y at the studios - and meets friends, competitors, enemies and betrayers. W ill her fourth marriage to comedy actor Lennie Golden survive? View more info

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LOVERS AND PLAYERS (UK EDITION)

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000012077

ISBN: 0743268032

Condition: Very Good+


Amy Scott-Simon, a beguilingly pretty young New York heiress, is engaged to marry Max Diamond, an older, powerful real estate tycoon, when at her bach elorette party she runs into Jett, Max+s younger half-brother-fresh from It aly, where he is a successful male model.-A one-time drug addict now in the program, Jett has no idea who Amy is.-She also doesn+t realize who he is.- A one-night fling leads to complications and regrets.Meanwhile, Chris Diam ond, a hot L.A. entertainment lawyer, flies into town to meet with his two brothers and Red Diamond, the boys+ billionaire father, a dysfunctional,... View more info

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LUCKY

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Pan Books: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000038285

ISBN: 0330292161

Condition: Good


Confessions of a Wild Child: Who is Lucky Saint? She's a fifteen-year-old w ild child who discovered her mother's murdered body floating in the family swimming pool when she was only five years old. In Confessions of a Wild Ch ild you will follow Lucky as she navigates her teen years - boys, drugs, fa mily dramas, and many adventures from Greek islands to Vegas penthouses. Yo u will meet the Santangelo family. Gino Santangelo, Lucky's father, a power ful man with a dubious past, who owns hotels in Vegas and struggles to cont rol his willful and stubborn daughter. And Dario, Lucky's gay teenage... View more info

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CHANCES

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Pan Books: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000038287

ISBN: 0330266632

Condition: Very Good


Already a blockbuster in hardcover, paperback, and on television, Chances i s a sizzling tale that Collins' fans will listen to and cherish. Gino Santa ngelo's empire has been built on taking chances--in the streets--with his w omen--but he takes his biggest chance of all when he flees the country to e scape prosecution, and hands over control of his domain to his daughter--Lu cky Santangelo--a woman who lives for power, and the pleasures it promises. View more info

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DEADLY EMBRACE

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000038071

ISBN: 0743404068

Condition: Very Good


Madison Castelli - the beautiful, talented and street-smart journalist - re turns in this thrilling and powerful follow-up to the bestselling LETHAL SE DUCTION... Distraught after finding out her father has been hiding secrets from her all her life - and is possibly involved with the mob - Madison fli es to L.A. only to find herself held hostage by masked gunmen. Michael Cast elli is being accused of murder. But has he been set up as pay-back for a d eed in his past? And could his daughter's life or death situation be connec ted? He is determined to find out and exact his revenge. And what Mic... View more info

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BEGINNER'S GREEK: A NOVEL

By: Collins, James

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000020757

ISBN: 0316021555

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A crisp clean first edition (as stated)no markings throughout, not an ex-li b: The two young professionals of Collins's polished debut, Holly and Peter, meet on a flight bound from New York to L.A. They tacitly understand they are soul mates, and she invites him to dinner, but Peter soon discovers that he has lost the number Holly wrote on a page torn from Mann's The Magic Mountain. With Peter's financial career and New York society as a mundane backdrop, years pass and Holly ends up married to Jonathan, a successful author and womanizer--and, conveniently, Peter's best friend. Still aching f... View more info

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BUILT TO LAST: SUCCESSFUL HABITS OF VISIONARY COMPANIES

By: Collins, James C.

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Harperbusiness: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000033561

ISBN: 0887307396

Condition: Very Good


"This is not a book about charismatic visionary leaders. It is not about vi sionary product concepts or visionary products or visionary market insights . Nor even is it about just having a corporate vision. This is a book about something far more important, enduring, and substantial. This is a book ab out visionary companies." So write James C. Collins and Jerry I. Porras in this groundbreaking book that shatters myths, provides new insights, and gi ves practical guidance to those who would like to build landmark companies that stand the test of time.Drawing upon a six-year research pr... View more info

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MAZE

By: Collins, Larry

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Grafton / HarperCollins: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000018245

ISBN: 0586208933

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: A senior CIA officer discovers a psychic who can somehow pinpoint the Atlantic positions of Soviet submarines under water, so setting off a covert struggle for mind control between the West and the Soviets. This espionage thriller is by the author of "Fall from Grace" View more info

MAZE EXPORT

By: Collins, Larry

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000001882

ISBN: 0671686763

Condition: Good


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SUNGLASSES AFTER DARK

By: Collins, Nancy A.

Price: ¥790.00

Publisher: White Wolf Games Studio: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000001761

ISBN: 1565048490

Condition: Near Fine


Erotic and suspenseful, this is the story of a dangerous woman, and the tra il of corpses she leaves behind. Is the woman a vanished heiress, or Sonja Blue, a powerful vampire? Only psychic evangelist Catherine Wheele knows--a nd she may not live to tell. View more info

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SMOKERAMA

By: Collins, Philip

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000042705

ISBN: 0811801195

Condition: Very Good


Camels, Luckies, Pall Malls, Chesterfields - these cigarette brands were on ce as familiar as the movie stars and sports heroes (and future presidents) who endorsed them. In the decade following World War I, smoking bespoke so phistication, elegance, and glamour. It was a style statement as emphatic a s clothes and cars. Accordingly, the smoker needed accessories that elevate d this simple act to new status and importance. Manufacturers were only too happy to supply the necessary products and, with their advertisers, to cre ate new needs. Now, in Smokerama, nostalgia buffs, collectors, and des... View more info

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SELFLESS PERSONS: IMAGERY AND THOUGHT IN THERAVADA BUDDHISM / EDITION 1

By: Collins, Steven

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000046198

ISBN: 052139726X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This book explains the Buddhist doctrine of annattá ("not-self"), which denies the existence of any self, soul, or enduring essence in man. The author relates this doctrine to its cultural and historical context, particularly to its Brahman background. He shows how the Theravada Buddhist tradition has constructed a philosophical and psychological account of personal identity on the apparently impossible basis of the denial of self. Although t... View more info

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CATCHING FIRE

By: Collins, Suzanne

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000044271

ISBN: 1407109367

Condition: Good


After winning the brutal Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen returns to her dist rict, hoping for a peaceful future. But Katniss starts to hear rumours of a deadly rebellion against the Capitol. A rebellion that she and Peeta have helped to create. As Katniss and Peeta are forced to visit the districts on the Capitol's cruel Victory Tour, the stakes are higher than ever. Unless Katniss and Peeta can convince the world that they are still lost in their love for each other, the consequences will be horrifying. The terrifying se quel to The Hunger Games. From the Inside Flap After winning the brutal... View more info

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CATCHING FIRE

By: Collins, Suzanne

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Large Print Press: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000044347

ISBN: 1594135851

Condition: Very Good


By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen a nd Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves an d their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwitting ly become the faces of an impending rebellion. View more info