View your shopping cart.

Banner Message

SEARCH OUR INVENTORY OF THOUSANDS OF NEW & USED BOOKS
ALL USED BOOKS IN VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT CONDITION -- MANY LIKE NEW!

Hobbies

1,000 Incredible Costume and Cosplay Ideas (USED)

1,000 Incredible Costume and Cosplay Ideas (USED)

$8.99
More Info

If you think only Hollywood and Broadway costume designers can come up with spectacular costume designs, it's time to think again!

1,000 Incredible Costume and Cosplay Ideas provides a broad and detailed glimpse into the ingenious artistry and attention to detail behind some of the most fabulous costumes you will find anywhere ... and most of them are designed by just regular folks who have a passion for the character they're looking to emulate. From clothing to makeup to accessories, these costumes are like nothing you've seen before.

Featuring costumes from popular convention-goers to professional craftsman, this stunning, photo-filled book by Joey Marsocci and Allison DeBlasio of Dr. Grymm Laboratories walks you through scads of your favorite characters as imagined and created by fans. Use it as inspiration for your next costume creation.

101 Techniqus- Acrylics (USED)

101 Techniqus- Acrylics (USED)

$9.99
More Info
Each title in Barron's growing series of 101 Techniques art instruction manuals focuses on a specific art medium and teaches students and amateur artists through purely visual means. Relying on a progression of step-by-step captioned illustrations, the 101 easy-to-follow exercises in this book teach the basics of virtually every technique an artist needs to know in order to master painting with acrylics, including applying transparent washes, dragging paints, modeling faces, adding flesh tones, and more. Formatted so that the reader can begin painting right away, this book offers approaches that both the beginner and professional can utilize. Full color illustrations throughout.

1992 Commemorative Stamp Collection (USED)

$2.99
More Info
5 W's What? (USED)

5 W's What? (USED)

$4.99
More Info
This series of five books presents a varied, engaging collection of trivia organised around the five classic queries: who, what, when, where and why. What's That? Is the second title in the 5 Ws series. It has the same light-hearted and entertaining tone as the other titles, with the small, appealing format that demands to be picked up and opened again and again. This book focuses on the sundries of life, including inventions, fashion, and a myriad of other facts for readers to pick up
50 Heirloom Buttons to Make (USED)

50 Heirloom Buttons to Make (USED)

$7.99
More Info
Create from this gallery of decorative fabric, needle lace, crochet, ribbon, and braid closures. This extensive collection of beautiful buttons and closures can easily be made without special equipment. Includes delicate needle lace buttons, elegant frog closures, Victorian crocheted buttons, braid, fabric, ribbon buttons, and more.
50 Knitted Gifts for Year Round Giving (USED)

50 Knitted Gifts for Year Round Giving (USED)

$9.99
More Info
In search of the perfect pattern for a knitted present? Look no further, thanks to this mini-reference of year-round gift ideas. Here are 50 inspired projects for all occasions, from New Years and Valentines Day to Easter, Mothers and Fathers Days, graduation, Hanukkah, and Christmas. With home decorating items, toys, personal accessories, and garments--each featuring special holiday and seasonal touches--theres something for everyone!

A Collector's Item: Knitwear Designs Inspired by the Burrell Collection (USED)

$70.00
More Info

A Great Heritage: Rennaisance and Baroque Drawings from Chatsworth (USED)

$10.00
More Info
Begun by the second duke in the early years of the 18th-century, the Duke of Devonshire's collection of old master drawings at Chatsworth, in Derbyshire, is one of the greatest collections of drawings in private hands.
A Guide Book of United States Type Coins (The Official Red Book) (USED)

A Guide Book of United States Type Coins (The Official Red Book) (USED)

$4.99
More Info
This book begins with an overview and history of United States paper money by Q. David Bowers, who continues with information about grading, the market, and other aspects of collecting, all in fascinating detail, written to be a good read in addition to imparting a lot of useful information. All varieties of federal notes from 1861 to date are illustrated and described in this 440-page book, which includes an eight-page portfolio of full-color photos. Current market prices, in multiple grades, were compiled from leading currency specialists.
A Step In Time

A Step In Time

$19.99
More Info
From the founding of America's dance culture to today's square dance activity, follow the footsteps back in time to visit with some amazing people and dance events that depict the historical evolution of the modern American square dance. Based on real people and events, the historic stories are very readable and enjoyable style, revealing the lifestyles of those who contributed to bringing the joy of America's cultural dance to others. You will witness how dance affected the rhythm and lifestyle across the United States and then to foreign countries. It explores pattern dances reflecting on how various dance styles influenced another and the progression of dance. You will experience the expansion across this country and how dance was influenced along the way. You are taken to the Appalachian Mountain area to witness the Kentucky running set and to New England's quadrilles and contra dances. Memories of past dance experience is visited as its history comes alive through the evolution of dance traditions and a visit with our dance pioneers that influenced and impacted our lives. The time line on the evolution of the American Square Dance begins in Europe to the founding of America, through the Colonial times, the contribution of the African American influence and the western expansion, the depression period, the effect of the World War 11 and the growth that took place with the return of the American soldiers. We visit with George Washington and the political influence that took place at colonial dances, Eleanor Roosevelt dancing during the depression, Jimmy Carter bringing the Modern Western Square dance to the White House. Discover how the square dance brought democracy to Japan. Henry Ford's efforts in the revival of dance to Lloyd Shaw's western style impact on square dancing with his high school students Cheyenne Mountain School dancing tours. The building of roads and transportation improvements and the growth of the recording industries along with a proliferation of publications brought about a major growth in people getting together to dance. Dance choreography changes brought about the modern western square dance. Dance events and conventions flourished. You will visit with modern western square dance pioneers Charlie Baldwin, Bob Osgood and Stan and Cathie Burdick. This countries famous animator, Chuck Jones, involvement in square dancing is revealed. This book features many charts and timeline treasures listing movies that featured square dance scenes, square dance halls that came into being across the country and the many different dance gatherings. You will meet some of the women involved in square dancing. You will also visit delightful stories of the Brundage square dance family and the Tirrell round dance family. See how clothing trends followed our dance activity. Today's Modern Western Square Dance will continue to evolve and change. You will learn what efforts took place to preserve the history of the square dance activity. You will see the background of how round dancing complimented square dancing. Every page brings with it the enthusiasm for dancing. You are taken on an adventure that will broaden your perspective on dance and will make you want to be a part of the future dancing experience. It will please the casual reader, dance leaders and the dancer along with historians with its insight and behind the scene stories. It is the most complete and informative book bringing together all in one place everything you will ever want to know about the pleasures and joy in the human relationship of dance. The historical documentation in this book brings the reader through the past years and creates the opportunity so that the future of social dance can continue to be a contributing factor.