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"I": The Creation of a Serial Killer

By: Olsen, Jack

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press, 2002

Edition: 1


Publisher's full black paper, red lettering on spine. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xi, 365 pp View more info

Image for "WE" The Famous Flier's own Story of his Life and his Transatlantic Flight, together with his Views on the Future of Aviation

"WE" The Famous Flier's own Story of his Life and his Transatlantic Flight, together with his Views on the Future of Aviation

By: Lindbergh, Charles A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY and London, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1927

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing


First Edition (stated), First Printing. Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering and airplane medallion on cover, blue printed endpapers, t.e.g. Generously illustrated with B&W photographs.. This is an extremely nice copy, showing very little wear; unmarked, tight, and clean. NEAR FINE. . Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 318 pp View more info

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'TIS

By: McCourt, Frank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner & Company, 1999

Edition: First Edition Thus. Seventh Printing


Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 367 pp View more info

Image for ... Not All Hell: Two Hundred Sixty-Five Days In General George Patton's Third Army

... Not All Hell: Two Hundred Sixty-Five Days In General George Patton's Third Army

By: Orbach, Robert L.; Senator Bob Dole (Foreword)

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, Out On A Limb Publishing, 2003

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1


Publisher's glossy wraps. 8vo. 143 pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. Large print. This is a new, unmarked, unopened copy. FINE.. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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1999 Victory Without War

By: Nixon, Richard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster, 1988

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over black boards, blind-stamped facsimile signature on the front cover, gilt lettering on spine, blue endpapers. . Head and heel of spine have light rubbing, top edge has dust soiling and some top edges are have a slight crimp, former owner's gift inscription on the title page, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. Price clipped dust jacket has light rubbing the the head and heel of spine, a bump on the bottom edge of the fr... View more info

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20th Century Journey: A Memoir of a Life and the Times: The Start 1904-1930

By: Shirer, William L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster, 1976

Edition: -. 1


Full blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, red endpapers. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, former owner's name written on ffep, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows only mild wear, heel of spine lightly chipped, spine sunned. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 510 pp View more info

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5000 Nights at the Opera

By: Bing, Sir Rudolf

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, 1972

Edition: First Edition. 1


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt rendering of author's signature on front cover, fore-edge deckle, yellow endpapers. Illustrated with 56 pages of B&W photographs. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, and clean. Spine slightly cocked, else fine. Price-clipped dust jacket, now wrapped in Mylar, is mildly chipped and worn. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 360 pp View more info

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90 Minutes in Heaven A True Story of Death and Life

By: Piper, Don & Cecil Murphey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Revell, 2004

Edition: First Edition. 1


8vo 8" - 9" tall. 206, (2) pp View more info

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A Beautiful Mind The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash

By: Nasar, Sylvia

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Touchstone Publishers, 1998

Edition: Reprint. 1


Publisher's glossy wraps. . Corners are very slightly curled, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE. . B&W Photographs. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 461 pp View more info

A Frenchman in Lincoln's America (Two Volumes, Complete) Huit Mois en Amerique: Lettres et Notes de Voyage, 1864-1865

By: Duvergier de Hauranne, Ernest

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company / The Lakeside Press, 1974

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing


Full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, fore and bottom edges deckle, t.e.g. Illustrated with one two-page map in each volume as well as a B&W frontispiece and several B&W photographs. Volume One was published in 1974, Volume Two in 1975. . Both volumes are in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE. The Lakeside Classics Series. Maps and Photographs. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. liv, 532; xlii, 634 pp View more info

A Frenchman in Lincoln's America (Volume II) Huit Mois en Amerique: Lettres et Notes de Voyage, 1864-1865

By: Duvergier de Hauanne, Ernest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company / The Lakeside Press, 1975

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing


Full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, fore and bottom edges deckle, t.e.g. Illustrated with one two-page map as well as a B&W frontispiece and several B&W photographs. . The volume, still in its original shrink-wrap, is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEW.. The Lakeside Press Series. Maps and Photographs. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. xlii, (iv), 634 pp View more info

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A Frenchman in Lincoln's America: Huit Mois en Amerique: Lettres et Notes de Voyage, 1864-1865 (Volume Two, of Two)

By: Duvergier de Hauranne, Ernest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company / The Lakeside Press, 1975

Edition: First Edition. First Printing


Publisher's full navy cloth, gilt lettering and logo on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs and B&W portrait frontispiece. Includes Index and List of The Lakeside Classics. . The volume is in perfect condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE. . The Lakeside Classics Series. Vol. 73. B&W photographs and engravings. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. xlii, 634 pp View more info

A Frontier Doctor

By: Hoyt, Henry F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press / R. R. Donnelley & Sons, 1979

Edition: First Edition. First Printing


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece portrait and several B&W photographs. This autobiographical account of Dr. Henry Franklin Hoyt (1854-1930) chronicles his family's history, his upbringing on a small farm in Minnesota, his work as a surgeon in New Mexico, Chicago, California, Texas and the Philippines, along with many other miscellaneous adventures. Hoyt grew up during the Civil War a... View more info

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future...

By: Fox, Michael J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion, 2010

Edition: First Printing


Covered in black cloth with red lettering on spine. . Clea, unmarked, sqaure and tight with unclipped dust jacket. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 100 pp View more info

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A Global Life: My Journey Among Rich and Poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank

By: Wolfensohn, James D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, PublicAffairs, 2010

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing


Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 480 pp View more info