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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini A Florentine Artist

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Spenser Press: N.D.

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10843

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's brown cloth, gilt lettering on green panels and gilt design on spine, border and design blind-stamped on front cover. . Gilt design on spine faded, head and heel of spine slightly worn, front cover smudged, corners bumped, endpapers yellowed, former owner's name on fep, title page lightly smudged, pencil scribble on rep, else fine. VERY GOOD. . The World's Greatest Literature Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 403 pp View more info

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Famous Men of Ancient Times

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, G. C. Rand: 1856

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22725

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with 25 B&W illustrations. . spine and covers worn, ffep signed by previous owner, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. GOOD . B&W Illustrations. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 310 pp View more info

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Who's Who in the Midwest: 1967-68

By: A. N. Marquis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Marquis Who's Who, Inc.: 1968

Edition: Tenth Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 10788

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's blue cloth, gilt lettering on red panel on spine, gilt lettering on cover, printed endpapers. A biographical reference book of noteworthy people in the Midwest and Canada.. Spine slightly curved, otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE.. Who's Who Series. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 1117 pp View more info

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American Rose A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

By: Abbott, Karen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2010

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 14951

ISBN: 1400066913

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Quarter bound tan over black boards, gilt lettering and design on spine. Frontispiece is photograph of a young Rose Louise Hovick. . Head and heel of spine glently bumped. Dust jacket has very slight wear to head and heel. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 422 pp View more info

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Harry Hopkins: A Biography

By: Adams, Henry H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1977

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 26721

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Full blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, green endpapers. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows some wear at head of spine, spine lightly sunned. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 448 pp View more info

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The World According to Martha

By: Adler, Bill (Editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Mcgraw-Hill: 2006

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24504

ISBN: 0071464565

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. vii, 182, (1) pp View more info

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Memoirs of the Life of John Adlum in the Revolutionary War

By: Adlum, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Caxton Club: 1968

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26281

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


First, Limited edition (limited to 500 copies). Bound full blue slate G. S .B. Fabric's S-522 cloth, blue-stamped on the spine, black lettering and red decoration on white label on cover, printed endpapers. Edited, and with an Introduction by Howard H. Peckham. John Adlum (1759-1836) was a pioneering American viticulturalist who was the first to cultivate the Catawba grape. He is known as "the father of American viticulture." He also served in the American Rev... View more info

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Open: An Autobiography

By: Agassi, Andre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2009

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 21186

ISBN: 0307268195

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in grey cloth over beige boards, silver lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle. 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. (vi), 385, (7) pp View more info

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Much Ado About Me

By: Allen, Fred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1956

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 19524

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt signature of author on lower front cover. Illustrated with 11 B&W photographs. . Hinge starting, spine very lightly faded, pages yellowed, else square and unmarked. Price clipped dust jacket has small tears to head and heel of spine, some shelf-wear, inside hinge is foxed, in protective mylar cover. GOOD/GOOD.. B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 380 pp View more info

Biographical, Literary, and Political Anecdotes, of Several Eminent Persons of the Present Age. Never Before Printed. (Three Volumes, Complete)

By: Almon, John

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, T. N. Longman and L. B. Seeley: 1797

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22616

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in tan calf over original boards, spines in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering on black label in one compartment, gilt volume numbers and dates in two compartments, gilt borders on edges. John Almon (1737-1805) was an English journalist and writer on political subjects, notable for his efforts to secure the right to publish reports on the debates in Parliament. He was born in Liverpool and came to London, where in 1761 he was a rep... View more info

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The Defining Moment: FDR's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope

By: Alter, Jonathan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 10257

ISBN: 0743246004

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's blue cloth over yellow boards, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. B&W Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 432 pp View more info

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Eisenhower: Volume Two: The President

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13145

ISBN: 0671499014

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in blue cloth over tan boards, silver lettering on spine. Illustrated with 16 pages of B&W photographs. . Head of spine lightly sunned, black mark on bottom edge, fore-edge lightly smudged, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket show only light shelf-wear. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 750, (1) pp View more info

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The Best Cat Ever

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 12017

ISBN: 0316037443

Condition: Good in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (vii), 262 pp View more info

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Bill and Hillary The Marriage

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1999

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 11748

ISBN: 2702838707

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


GOOD/GOOD.. B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 340 pp View more info

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Jackie After Jack: Portrait of the Lady

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1998

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 23271

ISBN: 0688153127

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's blue paper over white boards, silver lettering on spine. Illustrated with 32 pages of B&W photographs. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xi, (iii), 472 pp View more info

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My Lord, What a Morning

By: Anderson, Marian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Camelot: 1967

Edition: First Edition. Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 11425

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 222, (2) pp View more info

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Leslie Stephen: The Godless Victorian

By: Annan, Noel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1984

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 23928

ISBN: 0394530616

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Quarter bound in grey cloth over grey boards, copper lettering on cover and spine. Illustrated with eight pages of B&W photographs. . Edges of boards sunned, former owner's inscription on ffep, some very light marks and underlining throughout, newspaper review of book has been taped to rfep, else near fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows mild shelf-wear, spine lightly sunned. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD+. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xv, (i), 432 pp View more info

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Catherine the Great

By: Anthony, Katharine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1925

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21562

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarter bound in beige cloth over decorated boards, black lettering on spine, t.e.g. (black), fore and bottom edge deckle. Illustrated with B&W plates. . Volume shows mild shelf-wear, spine sunned, tops of several pages lightly stained, not affecting text, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (x), 331 pp View more info

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Cervantes: Adventurer, Idealist and Destiny's Fool

By: Arbo, Sebastian Juan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1955

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 9165

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt medallion on cover, gilt lettering on spine. . Boards slightly warped, some slight wear to corners and head and heel of spine, some mild rubbing on spine, some light foxing on endpapers. VERY GOOD- . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (x), 261 pp View more info

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Up The Years From Bloomsbury: An Autobiography

By: Arliss, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books: 1927

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 14523

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, black lettering on cover and spine, t.e.g. (green), fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece. . Spine moderately sunned with mild wear to head and heel, corners bumped, rear cover lightly stained, former owner's name on ffep, some light underlining throughout, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (vi), 321 pp View more info