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Apolcalypse Postponed, Eco, Umberto
1 Apolcalypse Postponed
Eco, Umberto
Bloomington and Indianapolis Indiana University Press and The British Film Institute 1994 0-253-31851-3 / 9780253318510 First edition Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 227 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of Umberto Eco's essays on mass culture from the 1960s through the 1980s, including major pieces which have not been translated into English before. Organized in four main parts, Eco looks at a variety of topics and cultural productions, including the world of Charlie Brown, distinctions between highbrow and lowbrow, the future of literacy, Chinese comic strips, whether countercultures exist, Fellini's "Ginger and Fred," and the Italian genius industry. 017522

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Earth Dwellers: Adventures in the Land of Ants, Hoyt,  Erich
2 The Earth Dwellers: Adventures in the Land of Ants
Hoyt, Erich
New York Simon & Schuster 1996 0684810867 / 9780684810867 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with yellow-beige cloth spine, green metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean light green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. 319 pages with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (24.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The fantastic world of ants is presented here -- their complex communication system, war, construction of roadways and bridges, their underground gardens and livestock, and bizarre tournaments. Set in the nature reserve of La Selva in Costa Rica, "The Earth Dwellers" illuminates the lives of individual ants, allowing them to lead us into their vivid and complex world. 022639

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The Man Who Listens to Horses, Roberts, Monty; Grealy, Lucy
3 The Man Who Listens to Horses
Roberts, Monty; Grealy, Lucy
New York, NY, U.S.A. Random House, Incorporated 1997 0-679-45658-9 / 9780679456582 Fifth Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with green spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are bright and clean. No names, writing or bookplates inside. 258 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 004163

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