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1 BLAKE, GARY; BLY, ROBERT W. How To Promote Your Own Business.
New American Library, New York: 1983. 0452254566 / 9780452254565 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 3.33 USD
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2 BURANDT, GARY WITH GIGES, NANCY. Moscow Meets Madison Avenue: The Adventures Of The First American Adman In The U.s.s.r.
HarperBusiness, New York: 1992. 0887305709 / 9780887305702 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A fascinating, often hilarious, account of the adventures of an American adman in Moscow struggling with a fledgling venture to bring advertising to the world's most challenging marketplace. Includes photographs. 
Price: 4.37 USD
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3 BURTON, PHILIP WARD. Advertising Copywriting.
Grid Publishing Co., Columbus: 1983. 0882442546 / 9780882442549 Fifth Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
As one would expect, this book contains many outstanding examples of print and broadcast advertising, The book also covers retail advertising and direct mail and professional advertising. Includes an Index. 
Price: 40.14 USD
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4 CARBARGA, LESLIE & MCKINNON, MARCIE (EDITORS). Lively Advertising Cuts Of The Twenties And Thirties: 1102 Illustrations Of Animals, Food And Dining, Children, Etc.
Dover Publications Inc., New York: 1990. 0486264181 / 9780486264189 First edition. s Softcover. Good reading copy. 
This comprehensive anthology of graphic cuts - created by talented artists decades ago offers today's professional illustrators and commercial artists a wealth of engaging designs. Suitable for a vast number of advertisements and announcements, for use on greeting cards and menus, as well as for a host of craft projects, these attractive cuts will be indispensable to anyone wanting to add a nostalgic touch to a project or assigment. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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5 DELLA FEMINA, JERRY. From Those Wonderful Folks Who Gave You Pearl Harbor: Front-line Dispatches From The Advertising War.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1970. Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A primer on the advertising industry. "Blazingly Funny...a masterpiece of tell-it-like-it-is." - Baltimore Sun 
Price: 118.04 USD
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6 DIETZ, LAWRENCE. Soda Pop: The History, Advertising, Art, And Memorabilia Of Soft Drinks In America.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1973. 067121442X / 9780671214425 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Slight tear to front of dustjacket. 

Price: 25.18 USD
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7 HINE, THOMAS. The Total Package: The Evolution And Secret Meanings Of Boxes, Bottles, Cans, And Tubes.
Little, Brown and Company, Boston:1995. 0316364800 / 9780316364805 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Packages understand you better than you understand packaging, and this book will tell you why. It is a delightful and erudite exploration of the way modern packages play on our deepest fears and desires to sell us germ-killing soap or high-profile vodka. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.55 USD
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8 JONES, EDGAR R. Those Were The Good Old Days: A Happy Look At American Advertising, 1880-1930.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1959. 0671210734 / 9780671210731 s Softcover. Fair condition. Book is warped. 

Price: 4.04 USD
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9 JONES, JOHN BUSH. All-out For Victory: Magazine Advertising And The World War II Home Front.
Brandeis University Press, Waltham / University Press of New England, Hanover: 2009. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A lively look at magazine ads during World War II and their roles in sustaining morale and promoting home-front support of the war, with lots of illustrations. Following the attack on Pearl Harbor and the entry of the United States into World War II, many commercial advertisers and their Madison Avenue ad agencies instantly switched from selling products and services to selling the home front on ways to support the war. Ads by major manufacturers showcased how their factories had turned to war production, demonstrating their participation in the war and helping people understand, for instance, that they couldn't buy a new washing machine because the company was making munitions. Other ads helped civilians cope with wartime rationing and shortages by offering advice on how to make leftovers tasty, make shoes last, and keep a car in good working order. Ads also encouraged Victory Gardens, scrap collecting, giving blood, and (most important) buying War Bonds. In this book, Jones examines hundreds of ads from ten large-circulation news and general-interest magazines of the period. He discusses motivational war ads, ads about industrial and agricultural support of the war, ads directed at uplifting the morale of civilians and GIs, and ads promoting home front efficiency, conservation, and volunteerism. Jones also includes ads praising women in war work and the armed forces and ads aimed at recruiting more women. Taken together, war ads in national magazines did their part to create the most efficient home front possible in order to support the war effort. John Bush Jones is the author of Our Musicals, Ourselves: A Social History of the American Musical Theater (Brandeis, 2003) and The Songs That Fought the War (Brandeis, 2006). 
Price: 47.50 USD
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10 MANTICE, JIM. The Dartnell Advertising Workshop: Marketing.
The Dartnell Corporation; Chicago: May 1987. h Hardcover no dustjacket in protective mylar cover. tHREE rING NOTEBOOK. Very good reading copy. 
This book is directed primarily to the general advertiser who is looking for practical, proven ways to reduce risks, cut costs, improve performance, and get more value for the dollar. Includes an Index. 
Price: 213.99 USD
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11 MAYLE, PETER. Up The Agency.
St. Martin's Press, New York: 1993. 0312099304 / 9780312099305 First U.S. Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Up the Agency is Peter Mayle's caustic valentine to the culture of Madison Avenue, where the tribal customs and rituals of advertising are as wondrous to behold as the sights of any anthropological expedition. Whether describing the perfect ad man, the frenzy and desperation of putting together a new campaign, or the treachery of the fickle product-buying public, Mayle brings his insightful eye to bear on this very funny business, which brings both pleasure and pain to millions - and millions to a few. "Peter Mayle [is] something of a wonder." - Time 
Price: 12.07 USD
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12 ROMAN, KENNETH; MAAS, JANE. How To Advertise.
St. Martin's Press, New York: 1976. 031239585X / 9780312395858 s Softcover. Good condition. Stain on edge of last few pages. 

Price: 2.85 USD
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13 ROWELL, GEORGE PRESBURY. Forty Years An Advertising Agent 1865 - 1905.
Franklin Publishing Company, New York: 1926. Reprint Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition considering its age. 
A history of the foundation of American advertising, and especially the inception of the advertising agency business. Includes an Index. "Mr. Rowell's stories and anecdote alone would make his book priceless, but these when joined to the sturdy common sense, sound knowledge, and sententious wit exhibited by his clear and workmanlike writing, form a volume which has a lasting vitality." - John Irving Romer 
Price: 42.70 USD
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14 ROWSOME, FRANK, JR.; ROSE, CARL (DRAWINGS). The Verse By The Side Of The Road: The Story Of The Burma-shave Signs And Jingles.
Steven Greene Press, Brattleboro: 1975. 0828900388 / 9780828900386 13th printing, originally published in 1965. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A humorous memorial to the era of Burma-Shave signs, which ended when the company became a subsidiary of the Philip Morris Company. Contains numerous line drawings by Carl Rose, and an appendix containing the texts of all the Burma-Shave signs. 
Price: 11.64 USD
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15 SANTA CRUZ, ADRIANA; ERAZO, VIVIANA. Compropolitan, El Orden Transnacional Y Su Modelo Femenino: Un Estudio De Las Revistas Femeninas En America Latina.
Editorial Nueva Imagen, Mexico: 1981. 9684292066 / 9789684292062 Segunda Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. Page discoloration. 
Spanish Text. 
Price: 113.05 USD
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16 SCHULBERG, JAY WITH HOGYA, BERNIE & TAIBI, SAL. The Milk Mustache Book: A Behind-the -scenes Look At America's Favorite Advertising Campaign.
Ballantine Books, New York: 0345427297 / 9780345427298 First Edition. s Softcover. Very good condtion. 
Inside this book you'll find the award-winning collection of Milk Mustache ads that won the hearts of millions world-wide - and some new ones revealed for the first time. You'll see the spoofs, the rip-offs, the bits from Leno and Letterman. You'll learn the inside story of how this captivating series came to be, go behind the scenes to the phot shoots, and discover the secrets of those famous mustaches - plus see never-before-published photos of your favorite celebrities. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.30 USD
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17 SKLOOT, FLOYD. Revertigo: An Off-kilter Memoir.
Terrace Books, Madison: 2014. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A writer's quest for balance in a spinning world. One March morning, writer Floyd Skloot was inexplicably struck by an attack of unrelenting vertigo that ended 138 days later as suddenly as it had begun. With body and world askew, everything familiar had transformed. Nothing was ever still. Revertigo is Skloot's account of that unceasingly vertiginous period, told in an inspired and appropriately off-kilter form. This intimate memoir—tenuous, shifting, sometimes humorous—demonstrates Skloot's considerable literary skill honed as an award-winning essayist, memoirist, novelist, and poet. His recollections of a strange, spinning world prompt further musings on the forces of uncertainty, change, and displacement that have shaped him from childhood to late middle age, repeatedly knocking him awry, realigning his hopes and plans, even his perceptions. From the volatile forces of his mercurial, shape-shifting early years to his obsession with reading, acting, and writing, from the attack of vertigo to a trio of postvertigo (but nevertheless dizzying) journeys to Spain and England, and even to a place known only in his mother's unhinged fantasies, Skloot makes sense of a life's phantasmagoric unpredictability. Floyd Skloot is a creative nonfiction writer, essayist, poet, and novelist who lives in Portland, Oregon, and Chicago, Illinois. He is the recipient of many awards, including three Pushcart Prizes and the PEN USA Literary Award for Creative Nonfiction. His writing has appeared in such distinguished magazines as the New York Times Magazine, Atlantic Monthly, Harper's, Poetry, and American Scholar, and his eighteen books include The Wink of the Zenith: The Shaping of a Writer's Life. In 2010, Poets & Writers named him among "50 of the Most Inspiring Authors in the World." "A sophisticated yet highly entertaining example of how memoir should serve us." —Ron Slate, author of Incentive of the Maggot, finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry "A beautifully written, moving account. Who would have imagined that a memoir exploring months of extreme vertigo and decades of neurological turbulence would be filled with so much joy and optimism? This gentle, wise, and perceptive memoir never fails to surprise." —Dinty W. Moore, author of Between Panic & Desire 
Price: 25.60 USD
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18 SULLIVAN, LUKE. Hey, Whipple, Squeeze This: A Guide To Creating Great Ads.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York: 1998. 0471293393 / 9780471293392 s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 23.75 USD
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19 THROCKMORTON, PAULA H. (PRESIDENT & PUBLISHER). Black Book Photography 1996: Twenty Sixth Edition.
Hearst Books, New York: 1996. 0916098966 / 9780916098964 Twenty Sixth Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 48.21 USD
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20 WATLINS, JULIAN LEWIS. 100 Greatest Advertisements 1852-1958: Who Wrote Them And What They Did.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1959. 0486205401 / 9780486205403 s Softcover. Good condition. 
In this single volume are 100 of what are probably among the most successful advertisements ever to appear in print. Reproductions of many famous ads. How they were written, their impact, etc. Includes 130 illustrations. Includes an Index. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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