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Oh Baby! For Parents--Would Be, Could Be, and Have Been

By: Angelo, Emidio & Angelo

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Company: 1958

Seller ID: 56277

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


A sharp copy of the 1958 stated 1st edition. Cover has some light edge and corner wear. DJ is hipped and worn. unpaginated. Includes 10 pgs. of Angelo detachable cartoon decals at rear all intact and unused. ; A funny comic about Parents, Babys, and Childhood. Colored comics throughout the entire book. ; 6" x 9" View more info

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THE VIPER ON THE HEARTH - Mormons, Myths, and the Construction of Heresy

By: Givens, Terryl

Price: $99.00  $89.10

Publisher: New York; Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 41250

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! ; Nineteenth-century American writers frequently cast the Mormon as a stock villain in such fictional genres as mysteries, westerns, and popular romances. The Mormons were depicted as a violent and perverse people--the "viper on the hearth"--who sought to violate the domestic sphere of the mainstream. While other critics have mined the socio-political sources of anti-Mormonism, Givens is the first to reveal how popular fiction, in its at... View more info

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THE VIPER ON THE HEARTH - Mormons, Myths, and the Construction of Heresy

By: Givens, Terryl

Price: $30.00  $27.00

Publisher: New York; Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 58693

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Published in 1997, Terryl Givens's The Viper on the Hearth was widely praised as a landmark work--indeed, The Wall Street Journal hailed it as "one of the five best books on Mormonism." Now, in the wake of a tidal wave of Mormon-inspired artistic, literary, and political activity--ranging from the Broadway hit The Book of Mormon, to the HBO series Big Love, to the political campaign of Mitt Romney--Give... View more info