Pleasure Bound Selections 19

Picture of Roots of Stone: The Story of Those Who Came Before.

Roots of Stone: The Story of Those Who Came Before.

Allison, Hugh G.

This weaves the story of Scotland with the lives of ordinary and extraordinary people over...

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Picture of Lives of Eminent Men.

Lives of Eminent Men.

Aubrey, John.

Throughout his life (1626-1697) he was acquainted with the most celebrated writers, scient...

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Picture of Am I a Monkey? Six Big Questions About Evolution.

Am I a Monkey? Six Big Questions About Evolution.

Ayala, Francisco J.

He lays out the basic science that underlies evolutionary theory, explains how the process...

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Picture of Nevertheless: A Memoir.

Nevertheless: A Memoir.

Baldwin, Alec.

He is a gifted actor who has made many popular Hollywood movies. His memoir is honest and ...

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Picture of Journey of Hope: The Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas in the Late 1800s.

Journey of Hope: The Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas in the Late 1800s.

Barnes, Kenneth C.

In the 1820s the African state of Liberia was founded as a refuge for free blacks and free...

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Picture of Beauty, What It Is and How to Retain It: By A Lady.

Beauty, What It Is and How to Retain It: By A Lady.

First published in 1873, all aspects of body shape, the face, complexion, health and dress...

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Picture of Gorgeous Suppers.

Gorgeous Suppers.

Bell, Annie.

Here are over 100 recipes for the evening meal. Chapters include: Starters, Soups, Eggs ‘n...

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Picture of The Modern Guide To Judaism.

The Modern Guide To Judaism.

Boteach, Shmuley.

Rabbi Boteach sets out a very personal vision of what is wrong with today's Judaism and ho...

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Picture of Forecast: What Physics, Meteorology, and the Natural Sciences Can Teach Us About Economics.

Forecast: What Physics, Meteorology, and the Natural Sciences Can Teach Us About Economics.

Buchanan, Mark.

Examines how a more authentic use of some ideas and concepts coming from physics can be ve...

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Picture of Cats of Sydney.

Cats of Sydney.

Burrows, Paul.

A rather gorgeous collection of 120 colour photos of harbour and boat cats, terrace and be...

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Picture of Miniatures in the Wallace Collection.

Miniatures in the Wallace Collection.

Duffy, Stephen and Vogtherr, Christoph Martin.

The Wallace Collection is my favourite museum in London. Of course it displays objects oth...

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Picture of The Pencil Book: Loads of Things You Can Make or Do with a Pencil.

The Pencil Book: Loads of Things You Can Make or Do with a Pencil.

Flower, Miri.

Many of the crafts in this book can be done with pencils and paper alone, and some need a ...

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Picture of The Dress: 100 Ideas That Changed Fashion Forever.

The Dress: 100 Ideas That Changed Fashion Forever.

Fogg, Marnie.

Through 100 groundbreaking dresses, this traces the past and present influences and reinte...

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Picture of It's in the Bag: What Purses Reveal and Conceal.

It's in the Bag: What Purses Reveal and Conceal.

Gallagher, Winifred.

The time is perfect for a short, smart purse book. The "good bag" has nudged out shoes, je...

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Picture of The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It?

The Wonder Book of Would You Believe It?

Golding, Harry (ed.).

A reprint of the original 1936 edition it is packed with fascinating facts about history, ...

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Picture of Friendship.

Friendship.

Grayling, A. C.

A fascinating exploration of friendship through the ages, one of the most thought-provokin...

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Picture of Apocalypse: A History of the End of Time.

Apocalypse: A History of the End of Time.

Greer, John Michael.

Outlines the history behind the apocalypse and how certain ideas keep being recycled over ...

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Picture of Olive Magazine: 101 Smart Suppers: Slick Ideas for Weeknights.

Olive Magazine: 101 Smart Suppers: Slick Ideas for Weeknights.

Grimes, Lulu (ed.).

These after-work meals can be achieved in 30 minutes or less, and they don’t use hard-to-f...

$16.99 $6.95

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Picture of M'Liss Rae Hawley's Round Robin Renaissance.

M'Liss Rae Hawley's Round Robin Renaissance.

Hawley, M'Liss Rae.

The excitement of group quilts lies in the creativity of the shared experience and here th...

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Picture of The Mammoth Book of the Kama Sutra.

The Mammoth Book of the Kama Sutra.

Jakubowski, Maxim (ed.).

Everyone has heard of the Kama Sutra but how many people have actually read it in whatever...

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Picture of The Great Abolition Sham: The True Story of the End of the British Slave Trade.

The Great Abolition Sham: The True Story of the End of the British Slave Trade.

Jordan, Michael.

He tells the story of abolition as it really was, not as popular history has painted it. W...

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Picture of First World War Poets.

First World War Poets.

Judd, Alan and Crane, David.

Each poet receives a brief biography and a portrait, which shows something of the characte...

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Picture of Expanding Empires: Cultural Interaction and Exchange in World Societies from Ancient to Early Modern Times.

Expanding Empires: Cultural Interaction and Exchange in World Societies from Ancient to Early Modern Times.

Kasinec, Wendy F. and Polushin, Michael A. (eds.).

These essays are drawn from a variety of disciplines among the social sciences and humanit...

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Picture of Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World.

Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World.

Kidder, Tracy.

The central character of this marvelous book (this is the young adult adaption) is one of ...

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