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DOCKLANDS LIGHT RAILWAY OFFICIAL HANDBOOK

By: Pearce, Alan

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Capital Transport Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000041839

ISBN: 1854142984

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. Editorial Reviews New. View more info

THE FAMILY MANAGER TAKES CHARGE: GETTING ON THE FAST TRACK TO A HAPPY, ORGA NIZED HOME

By: Peel, Kathy

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Perigee Books: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000029034

ISBN: 0399529136

Condition: Very Good


Being a mom means more than being a wife and parent-it also means being the household accountant, building manager, cook, gardener, housekeeper, and p ersonal shopper-just to name a few of the roles that come with the territor y! As America's "Family Manager," bestselling author Kathy Peel has shown m illions of moms that running a household is like operating a business. Like any good C.E.O., every mother must know her goals, determine her strategie s, and manage her human resources. Delegate-Motivate-Organize...Relax! Every smart manager knows that success depends on teamwork. Kathy ... View more info

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MILITARY SLANG

By: Pemberton, Lee

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: Abson Books London: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000028442

ISBN: 0902920928

Condition: Very Good


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COCKNEY RHYMING SLANG

By: Perkins, D.C.

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Domino Books (Wales) Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000037443

ISBN: 185772125X

Condition: Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

MARY ELLEN'S CLEAN HOUSE! : THE ALL-IN-ONE-PLACE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CONTEMPORA RY HOUSEKEEPING

By: Pinkham, Mary Ellen

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Crown: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000006713

ISBN: 0517588234

Condition: VG+/VG+


What do you need to know in order to keep house and also keep your sanity? How to find a home? How to furnish it? How to clean it? How to store stuff? How to do laundry? How to give a party? Look no further! Mary Ellen, of "H elpful Hints" fame, has put it all together in this survival manual. Here i s all the information your mother never taught you or that she tried to tea ch you while you weren't paying attention. Comparable in subject but not in scope to Heloise from A to Z , Mary Ellen's Clean House! is a comprehensiv e encylopedia, while Heloise's work is merely a collection of l... View more info

WHAT ARE THE SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD

By: Pinkowish

Price: ¥950.00

Publisher: Doubleday Anchor Book:

Seller ID: RWARE0000007058

ISBN: 0965068064

Condition: Fine


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EMILY POST ON WEDDINGS

By: Post, Elizabeth L.

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: HarperReference: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000019708

ISBN: 0062740016

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout, not an ex-lib. Your wedding day. It should be one of the happiest days of your life, not o ne of the most harried. The perfect wedding doesn't just happen--it takes p lanning. Things you never thought about suddenly occupy your every waking h our: How are the invitations worded? What is a semiformal wedding anyway? W hy are announcements sent out, and who receives them anyway? What obligatio ns does a wedding invitation confer on the recipient? Do guidelines exist f or selecting a wedding gift? Who gives the wedding showers? Are there any g uid... View more info

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EMILY POST'S ETIQUETTE (16TH EDITION)

By: Post, Peggy

Price: ¥2,500.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000026449

ISBN: 0062700782

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A tight clean hardcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-library edition: Earlier in this century people turned to Emily Post for etiquette advice ab out the way they lived in the rapidly changing age known as the Roaring Twe nties. As we prepare to enter a new millennium people continue to turn to E mily Post for advice on etiquette and manners. While etiquette remains a co de ofbehavior based on kindness, consideration and unselfishness that does not change, our manners, the practice of etiquette, must change as our worl d changes. The world of today is both vasdy different and astonishin... View more info

OXFORD ADVANCED AMERICAN DICTIONARY FOR LEARNERS OF ENGLISH

By: Press, Inc. Oxford University

Price: ¥2,700.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000030274

ISBN: 0194399664

Condition: Very Good


(Includes CD) Oxford's new American Dictionaries for learners of English offer students a dictionary that is just right for their level. Written specifically for st udents working to improve their English language skills, these dictionaries support English learners, struggling readers, and special education studen ts with Basic to Advanced levels. Based on extensive research with U.S. tea chers and language-learning experts, these three new dictionaries help stud ents: Transition from picture dictionaries more easily by using words they can un derstand for definitions and using illustrations ... View more info

ULTIMATE VISUAL DICTIONARY 2001

By: Publishing, DK

Price: ¥1,800.00

Publisher: DK: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000028551

ISBN: 0789461110

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Visually compelling and completely accessible, the Ultimate Visual Dictiona ry 2001 explains the world around us in a unique marriage of words and pict ures unmatched by any other dictionary. Using more than 6,000 color photogr aphs and illustrations -- each one annotated in detail -- it analyzes all a spects of the natural world and human achievement in stunning visual realis m. Cutaways and exploded views provide an illuminating new perspective on e verything from the inside of a volcano to the inner workings of a car. The scope of coverage is immense, featuring more than 31,500 terms, over ... View more info

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MURDER INK THE MYSTERY READER'S COMPANION

By: Publishing, Rh Value

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Crescent: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000011029

ISBN: 0517347857

Condition: Near Fine /Very Good+


A tight clean copy, protected in a new brodart wrapper, not price clipped, or 'BCE' edition. View more info

NEW YORK TIMES CONCISE CROSSWORD PUZZLE DICTIONARY

By: Pulliam, Tom

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Warner Books Inc: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000004694

ISBN: 0446357502

Condition: Near Fine


A pocket-sized mass market crossword puzzle dictionary from the editors who created the bestselling authority, The New York Times Crossword Puzzle Dic tionary. View more info

HOW TO BUY RARE BOOKS; A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO THE ANTIGUARIAN BOOK MARKET; A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO TH

By: Rees-Mogg, William

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000045390

ISBN: 0714880191

Condition: Very Good/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 author of this useful guide is former editor of the Times of London, a longtime book collector and, since 1961, proprietor of the London antiquarian bookselling firm of Pickering & Chatto. His guide, designed for the new collector, provides the sound advice and knowledge of the experienced bookperson on the techniques of book collecting, on how books are constructed and on their care and preservation. Rees-Mogg's focus with regard to collecting t... View more info

SLUMBER PARTIES...WHAT DO I DO

By: Ripple, Wilhelmenia

Price: ¥850.00

Publisher: Oakbrook Publishing House: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000040593

ISBN: 0964993902

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. Packed with ideas, this guide will help parents and kids plan the best slumber party ever with a minimum of fuss. With 13 different party themes, many of which can be adapted to girls or boys, even twins and dogs have their fun covered. Each party is fully planned with a time line that covers games, crafts, video recommendations, and menus for dinner, breakfast, and snacks. Themes include "Safari," "Passion for Purple," "Enchanted... View more info

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THE PENGUIN DICTIONARY OF POLITICS

By: Robertson, David

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000026458

ISBN: 0140512764

Condition: Very Good


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SAFIRE'S POLITICAL DICTIONARY

By: Safire, William

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Random House: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000006137

ISBN: 0394502612

Condition: Good/No DJ


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FUMBLERULES

By: Safire, William

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Laurel: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000036209

ISBN: 0440210100

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. When William Safire makes a mistake, it's a beaut. When the most widely rea d language maven of the English language sets out to make fifty mistakes, i t's a book -- a funny, self-mocking, and witty guide to good grammar and st yle. Don't use no double negative. Verbs has to agree with their subjects. Never use a long word when a diminutive one will do. For generations students an d teachers have been passing around these hard-to-forget, easy-to-und... View more info

GREEN HOUSEKEEPING

By: Sandbeck, Ellen

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000030127

ISBN: 1416544550

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. A must-have book for the twenty-first-century home. View more info

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READING SMART: ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR IMPROVED READING

By: Schaffzin, Nicholas

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Princeton Review: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000016557

ISBN: 0679753613

Condition: Very Good+


Building on the five previous titles in the Smart series with sales totalin g over 300,000 copies--is an easy-to-use guide to help readers improve spee d and comprehension. Designed for students and adults, this book is written in Princeton's trademark style of candor and irreverent humor. View more info

KEEP YOUR CAR RUNNING PRACTICALLY FOREVER: AN EASY GUIDE TO ROUTINE CARE AN D MAINTENANCE

By: Schultz, Mort

Price: ¥200.00

Publisher: Consumer Reports Books: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000016563

ISBN: 0890433720

Condition: Very Good


This guide lets car owners know which maintenance items are most important, based on the actual experience as reported to Consumer Reports. Such to pi cs as how often to change the oil, how to deal effectively with mechanics, and which noises indicate trouble, are covered. An extensive checklist make s it a practical workbook as well as a guide. View more info