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        Higher Education

      Routledge, 2010. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60104077; EAN: 9780415497756

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        Radiosurgery

      S Karger Ag, 2010. 1. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-20427575; EAN: 9783805593649

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        Earth Spheres

      Ogden, Utah:: Green Cat Press,, 2010.. Edition of 12 + 2 APs. Double-sided accordion, 6.5 x 10.5" closed, extending to 96"; 29 pages. Accordion fold from front pastedown foredge. Hand-printed with woodcuts and digital images on Tosa Hanga Natural Japanese paper and 225gsm Somerset photo enhanced and Arches for Iris cotton digital papers. Bound with Harmatan Nigerian Goatskin leather and hand-marbled paper made by Susan Makov. Laid in 7.25 x 11" fabric covered conservation box created by Pam Barrios. Box lined with marbled paper made by Susan Makov. Marbled paper and leather title insert on box. Designed and printed by Susan Makov. Susan Makov, introduction: "A visual look at the scientific designation of 'spheres' or layers of natural forms of life on earth. A juxtaposition of these terms from internet sources and His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet." Colophon: "My response to the ongoing oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is dismay and hope. Amongst the layers of organic and inorganic materials I search for historic and scientific evidence that our world may continue to evolve in a positive direction. I have visualized the interaction of elements and various ecological systems through the creation of woodcuts and digital imagery. As an artist, it is the best way for me to respond to what feels like an impending crisis…. "I have turned to scientific terms to describe the layers of our world: burying the past, building on the past; upheavals in terms of physical collisions of plate tectonics and collisions of people with power against the powerless. I have turned to the Dalai Lama, who sees the world in broad terms and understands the importance of a moral attitude towards the environment as a realistic approach to human behavior.

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        Spontanrealismus in Acryl [Gebundene Ausgabe] VOKA (Autor) Der Maler VOKA hat mit dem Spontanrealismus einen ganz eigenen, unverwechselba-ren Malstil erschaffen, der aus der Dynamik des Augenblicks entwickelt, eindrucksvoll und konzentriert unmittelbare Realität in farbintensiven Acrylbildern festzuhalten vermag. Die Basis von VOKAs künstlerischem Schaffen wurzelt in seiner jahrelangen, intensiven Auseinandersetzung mit der Kunst des Realismus, die ihn über das Skizzieren und die Aquarellmalerei zu seiner farbintensiven und dynamischen Acrylmalerei führte. VOKAs Kunst setzt in der Gegenwart an, im Alltäglich-Allgegenwärtigen. Seine Bilder sind Momentaufnahmen, die, mit kraftvollem Pinselstrich umgesetzt, die unmittelbare Realität auf der Leinwand festhalten und gleichzeitig den Blick für scheinbar Verborge-nes öffnen. VOKA lebt und arbeitet im niederösterreichischen Puchberg am Schneeberg. Der Begründer des Spontanrealismus ist Mitglied der Berufsvereinig

      Englisch Verlag, 2010. 2010. Hardcover. Good. 28 x 25,6 x 1,6 cm. Der Maler VOKA hat mit dem Spontanrealismus einen ganz eigenen, unverwechselba-ren Malstil erschaffen, der aus der Dynamik des Augenblicks entwickelt, eindrucksvoll und konzentriert unmittelbare Realität in farbintensiven Acrylbildern festzuhalten vermag. Die Basis von VOKAs künstlerischem Schaffen wurzelt in seiner jahrelangen, intensiven Auseinandersetzung mit der Kunst des Realismus, die ihn über das Skizzieren und die Aquarellmalerei zu seiner farbintensiven und dynamischen Acrylmalerei führte. VOKAs Kunst setzt in der Gegenwart an, im Alltäglich-Allgegenwärtigen. Seine Bilder sind Momentaufnahmen, die, mit kraftvollem Pinselstrich umgesetzt, die unmittelbare Realität auf der Leinwand festhalten und gleichzeitig den Blick für scheinbar Verborge-nes öffnen. VOKA lebt und arbeitet im niederösterreichischen Puchberg am Schneeberg. Der Begründer des Spontanrealismus ist Mitglied der Berufsvereinigung der Bildenden Künste und als Dozent an verschiedenen Kunstakademien tätig. Seine Werke befinden sich weltweit in privaten wie öffentlichen Sammlungen. Eine Ausstellungstätigkeit findet auf nationaler wie internationaler Ebene statt. Der Maler VOKA hat mit dem Spontanrealismus einen ganz eigenen, unverwechselba-ren Malstil erschaffen, der aus der Dynamik des Augenblicks entwickelt, eindrucksvoll und konzentriert unmittelbare Realität in farbintensiven Acrylbildern festzuhalten vermag. Die Basis von VOKAs künstlerischem Schaffen wurzelt in seiner jahrelangen, intensiven Auseinandersetzung mit der Kunst des Realismus, die ihn über das Skizzieren und die Aquarellmalerei zu seiner farbintensiven und dynamischen Acrylmalerei führte. VOKAs Kunst setzt in der Gegenwart an, im Alltäglich-Allgegenwärtigen. Seine Bilder sind Momentaufnahmen, die, mit kraftvollem Pinselstrich umgesetzt, die unmittelbare Realität auf der Leinwand festhalten und gleichzeitig den Blick für scheinbar Verborge-nes öffnen. VOKA lebt und arbeitet im niederösterreichischen Puchberg am Schneeberg. Der Begründer des Spontanrealismus ist Mitglied der Berufsvereinigung der Bildenden Künste und als Dozent an verschiedenen Kunstakademien tätig. Seine Werke befinden sich weltweit in privaten wie öffentlichen Sammlungen. Eine Ausstellungstätigkeit findet auf nationaler wie internationaler Ebene statt.

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        HM = X Checklisst Number III, The First Decade

      Vancouver, British Columbia:: Heavenly Monkey Press,, 2010.. Edition of 26. 8.25 x 12.5"; 40 pages. Set in Dante and Dante Titling type. Printed in two colors on dampened Guarro laid paper. Bound in black Japanese cloth, with printed labels on the front board and spine. This is Copy B, unsigned as issued. Heavenly Monkey Press: "The checklist itself runs to 20 pages, followed by a section in which actual leaves from six of our books are mounted (i.e. hinged) on successive rectos, above the book's printed title. The samples are taken from Francesco Griffo da Bologna (1999); The "Innsmouth Look" (2003); The Garden of Good & Evil (2004); A Letter from T.E. Lawrence (2005); The Girl with the Mask of a Crow (2005); and Iskandariya (2007). The checklist's format is commensurate with Elements in Correlation, to which this checklist can be considered a companion volume, in that the sample leaves are offered primarily as an admittedly dismal history in (on) paper of HM's attempts over the decade to learn how to properly dampen and print on different papers (primarily hand made). The edition consists of 26 copies (4to, 40 pp with samples), each one press-lettered (A - Z) with Jim Rimmer's 36-pt Duensing type. The books have been sewn at HM, and uniformly cased in black Japanese cloth, with printed labels on the front board and spine." Rollin Milroy: "It was around this time exactly ten years ago that the first book bearing the Heavenly Monkey imprint was issued. Since then HM and HM Editions have issued a total of 32 titles, all of which have been detailed, with brief commentaries, in our newly published Checklist Number Three. It is by far the most elaborate of our checklists to date, and the first to actually be printed at the studio. The Heavenly Monkey and HM Editions publications are listed in separate sections. For the sake of completeness, a third section details the three books issued under HM's predecessor imprint, A Lone Press (1998-99)." Rollin Milroy, introduction: "About the samples included at the back: yes, most of them are wretched in one way or another. That's why they weren't issued in the editions. I offer them here as much for their faults, and as a history told on different papers of my ongoing efforts to learn how to print, as for any praiseworthy qualities they might have. "One of the first hard lessons I learned, after the completion of the Griffo book, was to always have another project ready to print. Otherwise, you face a great blankness, wondering what to do next. Ten years on, I have the choice of more projects than I could ever complete, and I must decide which ones will occupy my second decade. They will be fewer in number, and more substantial in format. I also see them as perhaps forming the second half of a whole, and bringing HM to a logical end. These kinds of endeavors are best ended when one is at the top of their game, and as much as I have learned in the past decade, I have at least that much again to learn during the next.

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        elementum prologue

      Oakland, California:: Moshi-Moshi Press,, 2010.. Edition of 15. 7 x 11?" closed, extends to 40"; 16 pages. Accordion structure from back pastedown. 14 intaglio prints. Text letterpress printed with papyrus font on Arches cover paper. Bound in cloth boards. Printed, designed, and handbound by the artist. Signed and numbered. Seiko Tachibana: "The elements of my work represent everything that I see, hear, breathe, and taste. Just as each of our actions has a meaning, there is a reason why each of my lines and dots is created just so. My marks often employ circles and bars as metaphors for rain and water. Rain is about hope. It gives life to all creatures on Earth. It is an essential element in the cycle of life. The circle represents the natural duality of the infinite whole, and suggests the constant balancing forces of Yin and Yang. In living our daily lives, we are confronted with an almost incomprehensible deluge of images, and our understanding of the world around us ?- our reality ?-- is largely dependent upon which of these images we choose to inform us and which we reject. We are, therefore, simultaneously enlightened and deceived about the true nature of our universe."

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        Weigel, Valentin: Sämtliche Schriften. - Stuttgart- Bad Cannstatt : Frommann-Holzboog [Mehrteiliges Werk]; Teil: Bd. 12. Kirchen- oder Hauspostille. hrsg. und eingeleitet von Horst Pfefferl; Teilbd. 1

      (2010).. LXII, 193 S. : Ill. Gewebe. Die aEUR°Kirchen- oder HauspostilleaEUR von 1578/79 ist in drei voneinander abhängigen Drucken überliefert und stellt eine aEUR°GegenpostilleaEUR zur gängigen Postillenpraxis der lutherischen Kirche dar. Seine im Hauptgottesdienst gehaltenen Predigten schrieb Weigel in einem klandestinen Manuskript um. Von der überkommenen homiletischen Tradition ausgehend, fasst er darin seine eigenständigen theologischen und philosophischen Überzeugungen dieser Jahre zusammen, die von seiner Auseinandersetzung mit der als Zwang empfundenen Verpflichtung auf die aEUR°KonkordienformelaEUR geprägt waren. In der aEUR°PostilleaEUR sah die moderne Forschung Weigels umfangreichstes, bekanntestes und zugleich von der Orthodoxie am meisten angegriffenes Werk (S. Wollgast) sowie eines der großartigsten Erzeugnisse Weigels (W. Zeller). ISBN 9783772818516

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        Game Board 2003/2010 (SIGNED by William Wegman: Limited Ed. photo/print: size: 14 x 11in) )

      20x200, 2003/2010 New York, NY. - This photo/ print is hand SIGNED & numbered by William Wegman on a separate lablel of certificate of authenticity; limited edition to 500 copies; paper size: 14 x 11in; printed on archival inks, 100% cotton rag paper; in the PERMANENT COLLECTION of: The Museum of Modern Art NY City, Whitney Museum of American Art NY City, Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Brooklyn Museum, NY City, Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, F.R.A.C. Limousin, Limoges France, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Kunstaus Zurich, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Museum of Fine Art, Houston, Sammlung Ludwig Aachen, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Saint Louis Museum of Modern Art, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; in EXCELLENT COND. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        Spandrel

      Tallahassee, Florida:: Small Craft Advisory Press,, 2010.. Edition of 50. 12 x 4 x 2"; 155 pages. Letterpress and laser cut pages. Printed on SCAP's Universal 1 Vandercook letterpress. Laser cut on an Epilog Zing laser cutter. Letter transformation using Rhino, a 3D modeling program. Printed with Ogaki and Myriad fonts on Japanese Hosho Paper. Cloth covered cover with brass post binding. Small Craft Advisory Press: "Spandrel is a collaborative project between artist Denise Bookwalter and poet Frank Giampietro. Giampietro applied the term spandrel to his left over bits of poetry elevating them from discarded lines to a form of poetry. The term spandrel is an architectural g\term for the space between a curve and a rectangular boundary like the space above an arch or below a stairway. It is a space that is necessary to create something else. The spandrel becomes as important as the thing that it is surrounding. "In the book two poetic spandrels are cut into the pages. The first appears in full at the beginning and the other in full at the end. Through 150 pages the letters of the first poem on the first page transform into the letters of the last poems on the last page. In the middle of the book the letters become unreadable. By cutting and removing the letters from the book, the book becomes the spandrel itself. If the letters were not removed from the book the book would be blank pages. The book becomes a spandrel.

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        Principles, Definitions and Model Rules of European Private Law

      OUP Oxford, 2010. New. SKU: MM-60039145; EAN: 9780199573752

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        Invented Landscape

      Berkeley, California:: Flying Fish Press,, 2010.. Edition of 50. 5 x 9.75" closed, extends to 66"; 24 pages. A combination of letterpress printing and monoprinting. Accordion structure with a variation on a structure originally designed by Hedi Kyle. Housed in 5.5 x 9.75 x 2.75" two flap portfolio cloth-covered box. Magnet closure. Flying Fish Press: "Invented Landscape is an exploration about the perception of the world beyond a person?'s immediate physical experience. The idea that we know and understand the larger world through print and digital media may be more of an illusion than we realize. ... This book presents the reader with a contemplative and intimate reading experience as well as a very wide three-dimensional sculptural object." Julie Chen, colophon: "The initial idea for this book came out of my participation in The Fourth International Biennial for the Artists' Book hosted by The Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria, Egypt, in the spring of 2010. The assigned theme of nomadism led me to do much research and reflecting about the steady decline of the grasslands of Central Asia and Mongolia, and the disappearance of nomadic pastoralism in those parts of the world. In 2010, Mongolia experienced one of the harshest winters in a decade causing catastrophic losses of herds that may force many nomadic families to abandon their traditional way of life.

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        Chimneys of Burano

      Berkeley, California:: Gail Skoff,, 2010.. Edition of 7. 11 x 15"; 18 pages including pastedowns. Double-sided accordion book. Images printed on Moab Entrada Rag Natural paper by The Lightroom. Text letterpress printed by Patricia Curtan. Bound by John DeMerritt. Bookbinding paper over boards with tipped on chimney images. Housed in clamshell box with titles stamped in gilt on spine and cover. Boards and box covered in handmade paper by Cave Papers. Gail Skoff: "I consider this book a circle book, because as you start reading and looking at the images you can turn it over and continue the viewing on the reverse side, and end up at the title page again. "I first visited the island of Burano in 2007. I was coming from Murano and was en route to Torcello, islands in the Venetian lagoon, where I had been photographing mosaics in ancient churches. I stepped off the vaporetto on a whim and fell in love with the vibrant colors of the village, which were unlike anything I had seen in the area. The brightly painted houses were a complete contrast to the tiny mosaic patterns I had been photographing and looked like children's building blocks in bold bright colors. I grew fascinated by the time-weathered buildings, and by the chimney's sculptural forms. They showed their colors vividly, uninterrupted by windows and doorways. "Local legend has it that Burano's fishermen chose to paint their homes contrasting colors so they would be able to recognize them from the sea.

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        THE GREAT BAZAAR+++SIGNED AND NUMBERED EDITION LIMITED TO 200 COPIES THIS BEING NUMBER 71++VERY RARE+++FIRST EDITION+++

      SUBTERRANEAN PRESS, BURTON,MI USA 2010 - A STUNNING FIRST EDITION COPY OF THE GREAT BAZAAR AND OTHER STORIES BY PETER V BRETT, WHICH HAS BEEN SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY PETER. THIS IS A ONE OF ONLY 200 LIMITED EDITIONS THIS BEING NUMBER 71 AND IS AN EXTREMELY RARE AND SOUGHT AFTER BOOK FROM THIS AMAZING AUTHOR. BOOK IS IN A PROTECTIVE CLEAR ACETATE COVER, ALL BOOKS DESPATCHED WRAPPED IN BUBBLE WRAP AND A STRONG CARDBOARD BOX. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        03-2010

      San Francisco, California:: Scriptorium St. Francis Press,, 2010.. One-of-a-Kind. 7 x 7.75"; 44 pages. Collaged and painted cover. Handsewn binding. Paper wrapper with back page of journal slipping into back interior of wrapper.The artist's daily practice book for the month of March 2010. Each day occupies one page.Calligraphic meanderings including a Dog Day (the 29th): "I am I because my little dog knows me even if the little is a big one…

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        Clematis

      Portland, Maine:: Rebecca Goodale,, 2010.. Edition of 5. 8.375 x 27.25" closed, extends to 82". Cutouts and pop-up structure. Handcolored silkscreen prints. Bound in cloth with ribbon tie closures. Title tipped on cover. Signed and numbered by the artist. By using the top blue loop (one of the ribbon tie closures), the book can be hung vertically for a cascading display. Clematis continues Goodale's Threatened and Endangered series in a broad sense. Clematis has been classified as a rare plant by the state of Maine. Their first two classifications for plants are those that are imperiled, which are the plants that Goodale usually includes in her series. The rare classification indicates the lack of sightings in Maine (20-100 occurrences). Rebecca Goodale: "My newest book is a tall, cascading book representing the genus Clematis. I drew from two plants, one was Maine's rare Clematis occidentalis. The other was Clematis alpina, which I drew while visiting Montana in June 2010. In both species the blossoms are the color of the sky and look as flecks of the sky are present in the dense shadows of the undergrowth.

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        Walking Up and Down in Asia

      San Francisco:: Pettingell Book Bindery / Art Hazelwood,, 2010.. Edition of 10. 16 x 18"; 72 pages. Sixty woodcuts printed by the artist on Masa paper in editions varying in size from 25 to 50 of which numbers 11 - 20 were bound by the artist in a hand-sewn hardcover book format. Prints tipped onto Arches cover text paper. Each print numbered, titled, and signed. Art Hazelwood: "From 1986 to 1993 I traveled around the world, living in Europe and Asia and in various parts of the States. My primary interest however was traveling in Asia. The intensity of travel lured me on to see more and more. Experiences of people and places left their mark and I have tried to give back some of that feeling. The Tibetan nomads, Vietnamese 'cyclo' drivers, Japanese 'salary man,' Sikhs, Thais, and Uygurs that make up this series are the actors on an impossibly crowded world stage. It is this sometimes overwhelming encounter with the world that these prints seek to express."Prints in this series include images of the following countries: China, Tibet, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, India, and Pakistan. The production of this entire series makes up a period of 14 years from first trip to bound book, although the body of the prints were cut in the mid to late 90's."Berin Golonu, Artweek July/August Edition 2000, 'Review of Walking Up and Down in Asia': "When people embark on their travels, they often record their adventures in snapshots or in travel journals. Art Hazelwood has taken a more time-honored approach to recording the memories of his travels throughout Asia. After sketching his observations on drawing pads, Hazelwood creates woodcuts of his impressions in a graphic folk style. Flattened perspectives give added emphasis to an allover patterning, with crowded compositions that fill every square inch of the picture frame. Hazelwood's dynamic genre scenes and landscapes at once emphasize the frenetic activity of a dense urban metropolis such as Tokyo or Hong Kong, while at the same time, capturing the more leisurely way of life led by the region's rural inhabitants."The artist first traveled to China in 1986, and has since developed somewhat of a love affair with Asia, having revisited the continent extensively over the past fourteen years. More than sixty woodcuts comprise Hazelwood's Asia series, on view at the Fetterly Gallery in Vallejo. The artist's enchantment with this region of the world and its people comes through in his images, which record travels in China, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, India and Pakistan. Such sentiments prove to be infectious, for in looking at Hazelwood's woodcuts, we cannot help but be tempted to partake in a similar journey by following the artist's travel routes."

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        LEN-DONG

      San Francisco, California:: Howard Munson,, 2010.. Edition of 2. 8 x 11.25" closed, 72.5" extended. Accordion structure. Pop-up frontispiece. Includes DVD. Lenox 100% rag printmaking paper. Bound in Korean silk. Matching slipcase. Howard Munson: "I was a guest with Arnold Iger and Paul Kwan at a temple in San Francisco Victorian House, which has since burned down. The ritual consisted of a woman who would go into many trances becoming various spirit gods. They ranged from princess, kings, and warriors. Along with the traditional live Vietnamese music, there was also much sharing of food and drink." Leslie Evans, "Spirit Possession Religions and Popular Rituals Flourish in Vietnam" (posted 6/8/2004 on the UCLA Center for Asian Studies website): "One of the largest and most widespread of the belief systems is Dao Mau, the Mother Goddess religion. One of its central practices is the Len Dong spirit possession ritual, where spirit mediums channel various gods and goddesses connected to the cult. When in trance for communication with the other world, the mediums don a red veil which facilitates manifestation of the spirit in their bodies."The Len Dong 'going into trance' ritual, despite its otherworldly trappings, is generally sought out by petitioners to achieve very down-to-earth goals: a good business, a better job, curing a health condition, or passing university entrance exam."The photographs of the ceremony were taken by Munson then reproduced for the artist book. The video of the ceremony on DVD was produced by Paul Kwan and Arnold Iger. Persona Grad Productions: "Arnold Iger and Paul Kwan are co-founders of Persona Grata Productions, an interdisciplinary production company based in San Francisco, that create videos, theatrical performances, and art exhibitions. The duo directed, produced and wrote ANATOMY OF A SPRINGROLL, PINS AND NOODLES and A WOK IN PROGRESS (A Springroll Family Trilogy). They have won awards from the American Film Institute, National Endowments for the Arts, California Arts Council, National Asian American Telecommunications Association, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco Grants for the Arts, and the Independent Television Service.

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        Retroviruses

      Intl Specialized Book Service Inc, 2010. Hardcover. New. Retroviruses comprise a diverse family of enveloped RNA viruses, remarkable for their use of reverse transcription of viral RNA into linear double stranded DNA during replication and the subsequent integration of this DNA into the genome of the host cell. Members of this family include important pathogens such as HIV-1, feline leukemia, and several cancer-causing viruses. However interest in these viruses extends beyond their disease causing capabilities. For example, research in this area led to the discovery of oncogenes, a major advance in the field of cancer genetics. Studies of retroviruses have contributed greatly to our understanding of mechanisms that regulate eukaryotic gene expression. In addition retroviruses are proving to be valuable research tools in molecular biology and have been used successfully in gene therapy (e.g. to treat X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency). Written by the top retroviral specialists, this book reviews the genomics, molecular biology, and pathogenesis of these important viruses, comprehensively covering all the recent advances. Topics include: host and retroelement interactions, endogenous retroviruses, retroviral proteins and genomes, viral entry and uncoating, reverse transcription and integration, transcription, splicing and RNA transport, pathogenesis of oncoviral infections, pathogenesis of immunodeficiency virus infections, retroviral restriction factors molecular vaccines and correlates of protection, gammaretroviral and lentiviral vectors, non-primatemammalian and fish retroviruses, simian exogenous retroviruses, and HTLV and HIV"--Publisher's description.SKU: MM-20380971; EAN: 9781904455554

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        International Court of Justice. Reports of Judgments 1947-2010 49 bks

      2010. International Court of Justice. Reports of Judgments, Advisory Opinions and Orders. New York: United Nations Publications, 1947-2010, in 49 bound volumes. Maroon cloth with gilt-lettered spines. Most volumes reprint edition W.S. Hein. Hardcover. Complete set of all volumes published to date. New. * Bound in the following books and available individually: (1947-49); (1950); (1951-52); (1953-55); (1956-58); (1959-61);(1962); (1963-65); (1966); (1967-70); (1971-72); (1973); (1974); (1975-81); (1982); (1983-84); (1985); (1986); (1987); (1988); (1989); (1990); (1991); (1992-1); (1992-2); (1993); (1994); (1995); (1996-1); (1996-2); (1997); (1998); (1999-1); (1999-2); (2000); (2001); (2002); (2003); (2004-1); (2004-2); (2004-3); (2005); (2006); (2007-1); (2007-2); (2008); (2009); (2010-1) (2010-2). 1947-1984 book unit book unit bound volumes as published.

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        Pregnancy and Childbirth: A holistic approach to massage and bodywork. First Edition Pregnancy and Childbirth: A holistic approach to massage and bodywork, First Edition

      Elsevier Medicine, 2010-02-22. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pub Date :2010-02-22 Pages: 440 Language: English Publisher: Elsevier Medicine Pregnancy and childbirth brings together. for the first time. western and eastern approaches providing a sound amalgamation of theoretical and practical information for bodywork practitioners world-wide . It describes in detail the application of massage and shiatsu from early pregnancy. including work during labour and for the first year postnatally for the mother.This is a useful source of information ... Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.

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        Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

      Random House, New York 2010 - 1st Edition/1st Printing (complete number line on copyright page). Attached to front end page is a card SIGNED by Louis Zamperini (subject of the book--signature only in blue ink). $27.00 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. Also includes laid-in is a Philadelphia Inquirer article on Zamperini. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Folklore

      Abc-Clio Inc, 2010. 2. Hardcover. New. From the Publisher: Did you know that the tale of Cinderella is over 1,000 years old, and similar versions of this singular story exist in hundreds of cultures around the globe? Have you heard of "deathlore," a subgenre of folklore involving tombstones,coffins, cemeteries, and roadside memorial shrines? Did you realize that UFO sightings and cyber cultures constitute modern folklore? The broad field of folklore studies, developed over the past two centuries, provides significant insights into many aspects of human culture. While the term "folklore" conjures images of ancient practices and beliefs or folk heroes and traditional stories, it also applies to today's ever-changing cultural landscape. Even certain aspects of modern Internet-based popularculture and contemporary rites of passage represent folklore. This encyclopedia covers all the major genres of both ancient and contemporary folklore. This second edition adds more than 100 entries that examine the folklore practices of major ethnic groups, folk heroes, creatures of myth and legend, and emerging areas of interest in folklore studies.SKU: MM-20534327; EAN: 9781598842418

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        Feminist International Relations

      Routledge, 2010. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60101196; EAN: 9780415478434

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        Tool Box

      Bainbridge Island, Washington:: Bad Girl Press,, 2010.. Edition of 10. 9 x 10 x 1.75 "; 7 pages. Accordion fold bound into paste downs. Fabriano Artistico hotpress paper, pochoir, aluminum, and electronics. Pop ups. Wood covers with cloth spine. MJ Linford: "Tools have always been fascinating to me, and I think I would have liked to be a woodworker. My father was a carpenter, and brought me up to respect tools. He had many bits of advice that he passed on over the years, and I?'ve learned a lot from those words of wisdom (?'measure once, cut twice?' [sic] most of all). I enjoyed looking up the definitions for each of the tools, and adding my own alternate definitions as well. I learned a lot about what works and what doesn?'t work in paper engineering while trying to get the drill bit to spin, the saw to make noise, the tape measure to snap back in, etc."

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        Pencil

      Santa Cruz, California:: Peter and Donna Thomas,, 2010.. Edition of 45 . 8.5 x 5.5"; 12 pages. Laser printed. Handmade paper by Peter Thomas. Found pencils. Handmade trifold cover with pencil holder. Laid in handmade wooden hinged box. Numbered. Peter Thomas: "This book is a celebration of the pencil. The text is a short history of the pencil and there are vintage advertising pencils displayed in the book. The text was handwritten and illustrated, and colored with pencil by Donna. The original was then color laser printed on Peter's handmade paper for the edition. The six vintage pencils are mounted in the center of the book, held in a wooden holder that we made using pencil cedar, constructed with a hand-carved dovetail joint. The binding has a unique tri-fold cover, the text hidden behind the inner cover and the pencil holder. Donna executed the binding, using oasis goat leather spines and Peter's handmade paper that he printed using antique wood type, with multiple press runs in multiple colors.

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        Diagnostic Imaging Musculoskeletal: Trauma

      AMIRSYS, 2010. Hardcover. New. With more than 200 trauma-related diagnoses, thousands of images, and the most recent information and citations, this reference guides practicing radiologists through the intricacies of trauma and sport-related musculoskeletal issues.SKU: MM-00243947; EAN: 9781931884808

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        Classics of the Forbidden City: Illustrated Dictionary of Qing Dynasty Court Costumes

      The Forbidden City Publishing House, Beijing, 2010, Hardcover, Book Condition: New; 11.5 x 11.5 Hardback in Slipcase in New conditionIllustrated by 350 color plates; During the Qing dynasty, the last under imperial rule, many aspects of Chinese social development reached a political, economic and cultural peak. The effects of such can be seen in the elaborately detailed costumes and robes worn in China during that period. Of course, the highest level of dress was reserved for the Qing court; and this volume, from Forbidden City Press, does a splendid job of documenting those costumes through its rich collection from the Qing era. -Publisher. Includes jewelry, hats and other accoutrements. 214 examples are shown and includes 73 illustrations of Ceremonial Court Robes, 118 of Auspicious Court Robes, 30 of Informal Court Robes, 14 of Travel Costumes, 46 of Military Uniforms, and 177 of Leisure Clothing. A glorious book. Chinese text with English chapter headings. ; 4; 307 pp.

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        Raising the Supine Dome

      [Orange, Massachusetts / Hanover, New Hampshire]:: Amy Borezo,, 2010.. Edition of 20. 7.75 x 11.25 x 1.75"; 14 pages. Accordion structure. Printed on 100% rag Holyoke Fine Paper. Hand-set 14 pt Caslon metal type for text. Title in Futura. Images printed using photopolymer plates. Laser cut figures. Paper covered boards. Housed in linen covered clamshell box. Each page consists of two printed sheets glued back to back, creating a thick, rigid panel that stands on its own. A continuous sheet of tyvek runs between the pages that form the panels, acting as a hinge. Amy Borezo, catalog: "The artist's book Raising the Supine Dome depicts the visionary architect Buckminster Fuller's first attempt to construct a geodesic dome with a class of students at the experimental school, Black Mountain College, in 1948. The actual construction was a failure because the dome did not rise, but Fuller saw each failure as a way of getting closer to true understanding. The book presents the event as a stripped down, schematic tableau of figures on a white field amidst sinuous red strips of construction material, emphasizing the beauty and poetry of the failed event. The red lines become drawings in space, sprawling and expressive, unwilling to coalesce into the tidy geometry of Fuller's built universe. The figures attempting to erect the dome are physically cut out of the paper, revealing a triangular grid beneath, representing the point at which individuals lose their unique characteristics when working together as a group toward a specific goal. The text contained within the book is a found poem, taken from a variety of primary sources and edited, altered and combined to give the reader a sense of time and place as well as a basic narrative of the event. The writings of Buckminster Fuller and excerpts from the poem about Fuller 'The Praises' by Charles Olson combine with anecdotes from Fuller's class at Black Mountain by Elaine de Kooning. The text is placed along the bottom edge of the book in a subtle and sloping downward arc, echoing the shape of the supine dome that refuses to arc upward. The accordion book's stiff leaves can be paged through as a codex or can stand upright and extend out fully and be viewed from both sides as the play of light and shadow interacts with the cut figures.

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        Encyclopedia of Information Assurance - 4 Volume Set

      Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2010. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60289540; EAN: 9781420066203

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        Risk.Risiko

      Belgium:: etc Press,, 2010.. Edition of 14. 9.25 x 11.75 x 1.5"; 25 pages. Double-sided accordion structure. Silkscreen printed. Materials: Römerturm Cristalla, Römerturm Mohair, and clear plastic sheeting. Housed in gray bookboard box with title on cover. Cynthia Lollis: "This book compares life's risks to gambling. Seven categories of risks are explored via statistics: Relationships, Water, Money, Travel, Career, Health, and Nature. The first line of text is from a journal entry written in 1857 by the Russian writer, Leo Tolstoy, and the second is a Russian proverb. Tolstoy describes a gambling loss, whereas the proverb on the book's reverse side demonstrates a luckier aspect of risk."

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        Augusta, U.S., Masters, Signed, 2010, Flag, 28 signatures, Major Winners and World Number One Golfers and 12+ Majors Winners

      Augusta,Masters Golf, 2010, Wrappers, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Edition UnstatedSize: 650 x 460 mm.. 1 pp. Item Type: Memorabilia . This is an original Augusta Pin Flag from the 2010 Masters with 28 signatures. The flag itself is 450 x 330 mm and has been laid onto board sized 650 x 460 mm. It has been glazed and framed but would be posted just as a flag alone. It has been signed by World Number ONE Rory McLroy,The Masters winners Mike Wier, Trevor Immelman and Sandy Lyle plus many other World Players, Major Winners and World Number One Players. The list includes:- - Martin Kaymer - Graeme McDowell - Ernie Els - Michael Campbell - Charl Schwartzel - Mark O'Mara - Todd Hamilton - Angel Cabrera Others include Chad Campbell, Soren Kjeldsen, Henrick Stenson, Paul Casey, Kenny Perry, Lucas Glover, ?lvaro Quir?s, Ryan Moore, Steve Stricker, Nick Watney, Adam Scott, Shingo Katayama, Tim Clark, Adam Scott, Scott Verplank, Anthony Kim and Ricky Barnes. Buy with confidence, support a genuine Independent Bricks & Mortar Real Bookshop and help to preserve our High streets as interesting places to shop. We are Maynard & Bradley CAMBO & PBFA(now lapsed) members here in Leicester City Centre, UK Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Art & Design; Sport. Inventory No: 50211.

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        The Silk Road Project

      Melbourne, Australia:: Tommaso Durante,, 2010.. Edition of 18. 8.25 x 8.25"; 114 pages. 10 color pigment inkjet prints by Brian Gilkes (Pharos Edition) on Awagami Inbe. Typefaces: Democratica, Utopia Standard, and Adobe Song Standard. Text in English, Italian, and Chinese. Handsewn binding: cloth over boards. In illustrated dust jacket. Signed and numbered by the artist. Edition of 18 includes 15 numbered editions and 3 Artist's Proofs. Introduction: "The project takes inspiration from the historic Silk Road [that more than 2000 years ago stretched between Chang'an (Xi'an) and Rome, connecting the East and the West], viewing it in a contemporary context as a metaphor of a cross-cultural and interdisciplinary communication and exploration."By means of a collection of pictures I took during my journey in China (from Shanghai to Xi'an and throughout the Shanxi Province), I explore the connections and disconnections in a network of traveling cultures, the different conditions that structure the artist's experience and the aesthetic strategies related to the issues of cultural identity, memory, and place."The bookwork considers the problem of cultural identity in a global society and homogenized culture and visually explores the effects of displacement, alienation, hybridity and cosmopolitanism, all elements that we find in a country like China. In other words this bookwork explores what is called 'the third space,' according to the cultural and post-colonial theorist Homi Bhabha. The third space refers to the interstices between colliding cultures, a liminal space 'which gives rise to something different, something new and unrecognizable, a new area of negotiation of meaning and representation.'"As the mandala is used in the Buddhist culture and tells its own story as a metaphor for universal order, the Circle is used in the ancient Chinese tradition to serve the same purpose, and that occurs in many different cultures too. The graphic representation of this 'Sacred geometry' crosses the entire bookwork in the shapes of squares and circles with their electronic-manipulative tridimensional transformation and it plays freely with images and text."Without losing the pleasure of aesthetic and artistic exploration, this book is a synthesis of a wide range of visual materials to create a boo-object that simultaneously refers to Chinese and Western art and to popular culture."The bookwork, obliquely political, deals visually with the concepts of identity, multidisciplinarity, and contradiction."Press release: "Tommaso Durante is a professional visual artist and a freelance lecturer in History and Theory of Art. As an artist, he works with a wide range of media, including sculpture-installations, paintings, and artists' books. Currently (summer 2011) he is working as researcher in the Globalization and Culture Cities Research Institute of RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. His research interests are focused on global social imagery and on the relationship between images, aesthetics, and ideologies, and on several aspects of culture relying on media that have a crucial visual component, the hybrid electronic ones included.

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        Bedbugs in a Bind

      Stonington, Maine:: Anne-Claude Cotty,, 2010.. One-of-a-Kind. 9 x 9 x 3.5"; 14 pages and seven bedbugs. Digitally constructed and printed images from scanned metal scraps and recycled etching plates. 3 x 7.5" drawer bound into front pastedown with black ribbon closure. Head cutouts laid in drawer. Pastedowns of Japanese papers. Bound in black cloth. Additional attached 4" wide band wraparound with magnet closure. Cutout title letters glued to band on front board.Anne-Claude Cotty: "An interactive book: a limerick explains how the bugs lost their heads and the reader is asked to come to the rescue. A drawer contains various heads which beg to be slipped into place, page by page, for each bug. The idea was to create a book that would work as a toy, engaging and fun!

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        Horns +++ rare hand-illustrated, traycased, double signed, limited UK first printing +++,

      Hornsea, PS Publishing, 2010 - Uk first edition, first printing, signed by Joe Hill, who added a doodle of a little devil to his signature, double signed by artist Vincent Chong, who added a beautiful(!) full page remarque on first title page. A true unique collectors item indeed in Fine+, unread condition! Limited edition of only 200 traycased pictorial hardcovers with dustjacket, which contains deleted chapters and an excerpt from an unfinished novel: "The Surrealist's Glass" . From a smoke-free environment. Sent buble-wrapped in sturdy card-box. k21a Sprache: en Gewicht in Gramm: 550 [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Theia Mania Madness of the gods

      Aurora, Colorado:: ravenpress,, 2010.. Edition of 35. 6.75 x 5.25 x 1" tin container with snap lid holds 3 books, sachet, and audio CD. Colophon tipped in interior lids of container. Stiff decorative 2" cloth band slips on tin as decorative closure mechanism. Madness of the Gods: 4.9 x 4.9"; 16 pages. Bound with tinted tyvek using woven binding based on a Claire van Vliet structure. Pastepaper pastedowns. Illustrated paper boards. Potions: 1 x 3.75"; 10 pages. Piano hinge binding using metal hinges. Illustrated paper boards. Contributors: 1.12" diameter circular book; 22 pages. Accordion structure. Ribbon spine. Laid in round aluminum tin with clear lid. Title printed on lid. Theia Mania CD produced by Alicia Bailey & Scott Waknin, AMP A/V Studio: 4.6" round with printed illustrated label. Housed in matching illustrated 5" square envelope. Sachet of Herbs: 1 x 3.5" clear plastic envelope; herb seeds. Illustrated sticky closure. Instruction sheet laid in. Text visible through enclosure. Printing techniques: laser etching, color laser print, color inkjet print, black and white laser print, laserprinted metal foil, and relief printing. Alicia Bailey, introduction: "This project is the result of an intermingling of stories told by those who have been struck by a sensation of instant connection with another. In the classical world such pricks from a dart of Eros were called Theia Mania (madness of the gods). "Heidi Zednik and I began by collecting audio version of stories told by those willing to participate in the project. We recorded 12 such stories and these are the basis for both the text and audio portions of this piece. Two of the stories I wished to include could not be told by their subjects, so I wrote my own versions, presented as oral presentations on the CD.

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        Catalysis: Vol. 22

      Royal Society of Chemistry, 2010. Hardcover. New. SKU: MM-60353761; EAN: 9781847559517

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        Buenos Aires: Portfolio

      Buenos Aires, Argentina:: Ediciones Urania,, 2010.. Edition of 5. 15.5 x 13 x 1.25" acrylic case containing 23 original lambda prints. Includes an index with images and titles, a certificate of edition, and an explanatory text written as introduction for the exhibition. Housed in a velvet zippered case.Ral Veroni: "This series of 23 lambda prints reflects on this city of immigrants and their daily struggle for survival. "For this project, made during 2000 and 2001, Veroni resorted to the strategy of the flaneur [stroller]: long walks around town with no predetermined aim, taking photographs and notes about this unique city, its architecture, and its neighborhoods."The insertion of emblematic figures representing time, destiny, desire, etc in the cityscape create a subtle mix of metaphors. These images not only refer to the ups and downs of human existence but also, depending on the landmarks where these symbols are placed, to the complex political and social problems of his own country."Titles such as Bone and the Multinationals, Time the first worker, and The Hammer walking Past Homero Manzi Corner suggest, respectively, economical, political, and cultural comments turning to the memory and the complicity of the city’s inhabitants.Samples of the prints: El paso del Martillo por la esquina Homero Manzi (Lambda Print - 22 x 18 cm – 2001): Homero Manzi was one of the most renowned poets of tango. For many decades the old corner cafe honored the memory of the poet. At the time this photo was taken the cafe had closed and was being demolished. Currently a distinguished confectionery continues the place and name.Tiempo, el primer trabajador (Lambda Print - 22 x 18 cm – 2001): Peronist marching lyrics include "You are the first worker," referring to Member Number 1 of the Labor Party, who was Peron himself. Here Time, a Veroni creation, represents for another kind of leader. Original photographs were taken with a Canon 135. At the time Veroni was living in Scotland so wondered through Buenos Aires like a tourist with the camera hanging from his neck. The symbolic entities inserted in the pictures were originally modeled as sculptures in the artist's studio in Saint George Street, Glasgow.

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