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As Time Goes By: Boomerang Marriages, Serial Spouses, Throwback Couples, and Other Romantic Adventures in an Age of Longevity

By: Abigail Trafford

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2009

Book ID: EC35833BB

ISBN: 0465002803

Condition: Very Good


Q2 - An advance uncorrected proof paperback book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, wrinkling and chipping on the cover edges and sides, light discoloration and shelf wear. From the bestselling author of Crazy Time and My Time, a personal practical guide to love and romance in the late years. 9"x6", 263 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. People today are living longer and healthier lives than at any other time in history with profound implications for the nature of their romantic relationships. In this inspiring new book, best-selling author Abigail Trafford describes ho... View more info

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Going Gray: What I Learned About Beauty, Sex, Work, Motherhood, Authenticity, and Everything Else That Really Matters

By: Anne Kreamer

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown & Company: 2007

Book ID: EC35837BB

ISBN: 0316166618

Condition: Very Good


Q2 - An advance reading copy paperback book in very good condition that has some light scuffing, light discoloration and shelf wear. A provocative and wise book about the hot-button issue of aging with authenticity, in the spirit of I Feel Bad About My Neck and French Women Don't Get Fat. 8.25"x5.5", 209 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Anne Kreamer considered herself a youthful forty-nine until a photo of herself with her teenage daughter stopped her in her tracks. In one unguarded moment she saw herself for what she really was - a middle-aged woman with her hair dyed much too harshly.... View more info

In Full Flower: Aging Women, Power, and Sexuality

By: Banner, Lois W.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW11570

ISBN: 0394579437

Condition: Good


CG2 - A tight, clean, sound copy in light gray paper covered boards quarter bound in red cloth with silver lettering on the spine and on the front with very minor overall shelf wear with the dust jacket endflaps glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library marks and stamps on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front free endpaper, and the title page plus the book is very slightly shelf cocked plus there is some light fading along the top and bottom spine edges. The dust jacket shows only very minor overall shelf wear plus the front and back endflaps are... View more info

The Centenarians of the Andes

By: Davies, David Michael

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, USA, Anchor Press/Doubleday: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW11232

ISBN: 0385099142

Condition: Good


BZ5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear, small bump at the bottom right corner of the back cover, some light edge wear along the top & bottom spine edges & the bottom board edges, some light fading along the top edges of the boards, DJ endflaps are glued to the boards, usual library marks, stamps, & labels on the top & bottom outside paper edges, the front free endpaper, the title page, & the copyright page. The DJ shows minor overall shelf wear with the front & back endflaps glued to the fixed endpapers, library label on the spine, in the original library mylar sleeve. ... View more info

The Unseen Elderly: A Study of Marginally Subsistent Hotel Dwellers

By: Eckert, J. Kevin

Price: $2.25

Publisher: San Diego, California, USA, Campanile Press/San Diego State University: 1980

Book ID: SCW08371

ISBN: 0916304450

Condition: Very Good


BH5 - A trade paperback book in very good condition-. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some underlining in purple ink on page two plus there is dogearing of the first three pages. A sociological study of the social problem represented by marginally subsistent elderly hotel dwellers of San Diego, California. Bibliography, 243p. View more info

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The Fountain of Age

By: Friedan, Betty

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Simon & Schuster: 1994

Book ID: SCW06733

ISBN: 0671898531

Condition: Good


CF4 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in yellow wraps with very minor overall sehlf wear plus there is a crease on the front cover at the top right corner plus there is some very, very light soiling on the outside paper edges. A book that examines western and especially American culture's focus on the illustion of youth. The author presents the idea that ageing can actually bring new possibilities of both intimacy and purpose. Endnotes, indexed, 671p. View more info

The Summer of the Great-Grandmother

By: L'Engle, Madeleine

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Seabury Press: 1980

Book ID: SCW08478

ISBN: 0816422591

Condition: Good


BG3 - A trade paperback book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of some very light creasing and rubbing on the front and back covers plus there is the original owner's name in ink on the front endpaper marked out with large black marker. This is a title in the author's The Crosswicks Journal Trilogy series. A book about the author's great-grandmother and senility and old age. It is essentially a memoir of a loved relative and the aged and the dying in modern society. By the author of "A Swiftly Tilting Planet,"... View more info

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No More Words: A Journal of My Mother, Anne Morrow Lindbergh

By: Lindbergh, Reeve

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Touchstone Books/Simon and Schuster: 2002

Book ID: SCW08401

ISBN: 0743203143

Condition: Very Good


BC4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and white phot illustrated white wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some yellowing of the right outside paper edges. A book by the author about her mother's final seventeen months spent with her daughter's family. She was in her nineties and was nearly speechless from a series of small strokes that also left her very frail. The author examines her conflicting feelings as a caregiver for a disabled elderly parent. By the author of "Under a Wing." 174p. View more info

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Generation to Generation

By: Martz, Sandra and Shirley Coe (editors)

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Milford, CT, U.S.A., Papier-Mache Press: 1998

Book ID: SCW02151

ISBN: 1576010724

Condition: Very Good


CG1 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A collection of stories and poems about the special relationships between people of different generations. 192p. View more info

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The Oxford Book of Aging: Reflections on the Journey of Life

By: Thomas R. Cole and Mary G. Winkler (Edited by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: EC41804BB

ISBN: 019507369X

Condition: Very Good


BH2 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by Thomas Cole to previous owner in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has some wrinkling, chipping, and crease on the edges and corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has foxing on the page edges, previous owner's library stamp emboss on the free endpapers, paperclip marking on the top of a few inside pages, light tanning and shelf wear. 8.5"x5.75", 419 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info