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Personalities Of America, Fifth Edition

By: American Biographical Institute

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, American Biographical Institute: 1990

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 21983

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


1/4" vertical tear at head of spine; scuff on rear board. Otherwise as new ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 322 pages; 21983C View more info

Jackie After Jack Portrait of the Lady

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $13.99  $11.89

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 22325

ISBN: 0688153127

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Traces how Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis became a cultural icon after her husband's assassination, explaining how she gracefully dealt with remarriage, money, romance, children, stepchildren, illness, aging, and at last her own mortality ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 472 pages; 22325 View more info

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Black Majesty The Life of Christophe, King of Haiti

By: Blaine, John W. Vandercook; Illustrator Mahlon

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1931

Seller ID: 26180

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Date code: D-F (April 1931) This may be the first american edition. The only other older edition was published in 1928 in London. Spine title faded. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 207 pages; 26180 View more info

Yankee From Olympus

By: Bowen, Catherine Drinker

Price: $5.20  $4.42

Publisher: Bantam: 1964

Seller ID: 14898

Condition: Very Good


Light soil; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 14898 View more info

ON THE FRONTIER WITH MR. AUDUBON

By: Brenner, Barbara

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Putnam Publishing Group, The: 1977

Seller ID: 19216

ISBN: 0698203852

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Minimal edgewear, hole on spine of DJ. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 96 pages; 19216C-. View more info

Helping Yourself Help Others

By: Carter, Rosalynn

Price: $13.50  $11.48

Publisher: Random House: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14972

ISBN: 0812923707

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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The Recollections Of Alexis De Tocqueville

By: De Tocqueville, Alexis

Price: $57.00  $48.45

Publisher: London, The Harvill Press: 1948

Seller ID: 20372

Condition: Good+ in Poor dust jacket


Translated by Alexander Teixeira De Mattos, edited by J. P. Mayer. Index, bibliography, appendices. Soil, rubbing, wear to tan cloth boards. Binding is good, interior clean. Tattered, torn and faded DJ in mylar book jacket cover. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 354 pages; 20372 View more info

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Mission To Shanghai The Life of Medical Service of Dr. Josiah C. McCracken

By: Fulcher, Helen McCracken

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: New London, NH, Tiffin Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12174

ISBN: 0964601818

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Blue pictorial glossy boards, maroon border. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tal; 275 pages; 12174 View more info

OLD BRICK MANSE

By: Hewitt, Arthur Wentworth

Price: $18.20  $15.47

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 20683

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


DJ chipped and torn at head of spine. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 246 pages; 20683C View more info

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A Memoir Of The Reverend Sydney Smith. With a Selection from His Letters Edited by Mrs Austin, Volume I

By: Holland, Lady

Price: $30.00  $25.50

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1855

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 30979

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Previous owner's name, mild foxing, ffep clipped. ; Vol. 1; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 378 pages; 30979 View more info

Under Running Laughter

By: Howe, Jr. , Quincy

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Macmillan Free Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11137

ISBN: 0029152933

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Light shelfwear. Remainder mark. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 156 pages; 11137 View more info

John Knox

By: Innes, A. Taylor

Price: $57.00  $48.45

Publisher: Edinburgh, Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier:

Seller ID: 12061

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The designs and ornaments of this volume are by Mr. Joseph Brown, and the printing from the press of Messrs Turnbull & Spears, Edinburgh. May 1896. Red cloth boards gilt spine lettering, lightly soiled, flyleafs foxing. ; Famous Scots Series; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 158+ pages; 12061 View more info

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The Fabulous Octogenarian: Courtney W. Shropshire, M. D.

By: Leonhart, James Chancellor

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Redwood House: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28791

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


SIGNED BY SHROPSHIRE. The life and times of a horse and buggy doctor. DJ is chipped and scuffed around edges, in new mylar. Book is like new. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 394 pages; 28791 View more info

Image for Mister Jelly Roll The Fortunes of Jelly Roll Morton, New Orleans Creole and ''inventor of Jazz"

Mister Jelly Roll The Fortunes of Jelly Roll Morton, New Orleans Creole and ''inventor of Jazz"

By: Lomax, Alan

Price: $45.00  $38.25

Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30231

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


A wonderful book about a great muscian, valuable for its content more than the condition. An uncancelled 32-cent postage stamp commemorative of Jelly Roll Morton pasted to title page. Page 247/248 is b/w profile of Jelly Roll. His arrangement, complete with his ad libs, of the song titled "Mamie's Blues" written by Mamie Desdume (3 pages) ; "Winin' Boy Blues" followed by one lyric poem; "The Naked Dance" (no words) ; "King Porter Stomp" an... View more info

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Wilhelm Hohenzollern The Last of the Kaisers

By: Ludwig, Emil (translated From The German by Ethel Colburn Mayne)

Price: $18.00  $15.30

Publisher: NY, Blue Ribbon Books: 1932

Edition: 11th Printing

Seller ID: 31238

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Stationer's label on front pastedown: W. C. Stripling Co. , Ft. Worth, Texas. On ffep is the signature W. K. Stripling, Jr. Red boards, topstain and deckled edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 518 pages; 31238 View more info

The Story Of Albert Schweitzer

By: Manton, Jo

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: London, Methuen & Company: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13366

ISBN: 0416453201

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Slight slant; DJ worn, chipped at extremities. Previous owner's name. ; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 176+ pages; 13366C. View more info

Image for Jennie The Life of Lady Randolph Churchill, the Romantic Years 1854-1895

Jennie The Life of Lady Randolph Churchill, the Romantic Years 1854-1895

By: Martin, Ralph G.

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Signet: 1970

Seller ID: 14905

Condition: Very Good+


The scandalous American beauty who ruled an age and raised a son to shape history, Winston Churchill. The book was on the New York Times Bestseller List over seven months. Light tanning to page edges, but no creases, writing or hiliting. ; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 14905 View more info

DISRAELI

By: Maurois, Andre (translated by Hamish Miles)

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd.: 1928

Seller ID: 17419

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Illustrated frontispiece of D'israeli from a drawing by Count D'Orsay, 1834. Illustration of Lord Beaconfield from a photograph, 1878. Deckled edges, spine sunned, previous owner's name. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 334 pages; 17419 View more info

Scribe Of Heaven: Works Of Emanuel Swedenborg

By: Rose, Jonathan; Shotwell, Stuart & Jonathan S. Rose & Mary Lou Bertucci, Eller, Hjern, Kirven, Dole, Et Al

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Swedenborg Foundation: 2005

Seller ID: 27263

ISBN: 0877854742

Condition: Near Fine


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 580 pages; 27263 View more info

CURRENT BIOGRAPHY

By: Rothe, Anna

Price: $48.00  $40.80

Publisher: NY, H. W. Wilson: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19183

ISBN: 0824204824

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Lib; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 751 pages; 19183C. View more info