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Madam Secretary

By: Albright, Madeleine

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Miramax Books: 2003

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 13390


Quarter bound in black cloth over grey boards, silver lettering on spine, dark blue endpapers. Illustrated with 32 pages of B&W and color photographs. . Tops and bottoms of boards lightly sunned, spine cracked, else near fine. The unclipped dust jacket shows mild shelf-wear. VERY GOOD/NEAR FINE. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xiv, 562 pp View more info

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Paula

By: Allende, Isabel; Peden, Margaret Sayers

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 1995

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 11925


Bottom edge is very slightly soiled, else as new. Price-clipped dust jacket is in otherwise pristine condition. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 336 pp View more info

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Myself

By: Ashton-Warner, Sylvia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1967

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 12918


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on cover and spine, t.e.g. (yellow). . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Corners bumped, else fine. Price-clipped dust jacket shows mild shelf-wear. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 239 pp View more info

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High Tension The Recollections of Hugh Baillie

By: Baillie, Hugh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1959

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22633


Deckle edge.. Boards show wear and rubbing, previous owner's stamp on front endpapers. Otherwise, text is clean and unmarked, binding is tight. . B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xi, 300 pp View more info

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Flight Out of Time: A Dada Diary

By: Ball, Hugo

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1974

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 21943


Full yellow cloth, black lettering on spine. Illustrated with 12 pages of B&W photographs and reproductions. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket is lightly chipped and worn, mostly around head of spine. FINE/VERY GOOD. . The Documents of 20th-Century Art Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. lxiv, 254 pp View more info

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MEMORIES: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: Barrymore, Ethel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1955

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 19850


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, author's facsimile signature, gilt, on cover, fore-edge deckle. 8vo. 310 pp. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs. Former owner's printed bookplate on fep, brief gift inscription (Xmas 1958) on ffep, otherwise unmarked. . The volume shows only very light shelf-wear; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. The uclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, has some chipping and tears, else fine.... View more info

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Your United States: Impressions of a First Visit

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1912

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24331


First Edition. Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on cover and spine, t.e.g., fore and bottom edges deckle. Illustrated with B&W plates. Enoch Arnold Bennett (1867-1931) was an English writer. He is best known as a novelist, but he also worked in other fields such as journalism, propaganda and film. This book, originally called "Those United States," and subtitled "Impressions of a First Visit," details Arnold Bennett's first jou... 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

Seller ID: 13787


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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David Brinkley A Memoir

By: Brinkley, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1995

Edition: First Edition. Third Printing

Seller ID: 19067


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 273 pp View more info

Laughter is a Wonderful Thing: As Told to Ralph Hancock

By: Brown, Joe E., Ralph Hancock

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes and Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17439


Quarter brown cloth over biege boards, orange and white lettering on spine, orange endpapers, author's signature on ffep. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust Jacket slightly worn. FINE/NEAR FINE. . B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (viii), 312 pp. Signed by Author View more info

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Confessions of a Stockbroker

By: Brutus

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1971

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22754


Quarter bound in red cloth over grey boards, gilt lettering on spine, grey endpapers. . Volume shows mild shelf-wear, edges of boards lightly sunned, else near fine. VERY GOOD+. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xv, 263 pp View more info

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Confessions of a Stockbroker

By: Brutus

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1972

Edition: Early Edition. 1

Seller ID: 22809


Quarter bound in red cloth over grey boards, gilt lettering on spine, grey endpapers. . Head and heel of spine are lightly rubbed, finger smudge on edge of front endpaper, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. Price clipped dust jacket has a short tear at the base of the spine, lightly rubbed and creased at the head of the spine, slight rubbing to tips and surfaces of panels. VERY GOOD/ GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xv, 263 pp View more info

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CHILDREN OF OL' MAN RIVER The Life & Times of a Showboat Trouper

By: Bryant, Billy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company / The Lakeside Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 19921


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g. Illustrated with numerous color and B&W photographs and maps.. The Lakeside Classics Series. B&W Illustrations. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. lxix, 360 pp View more info

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Broadway Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 21450


Quarter bound in blue cloth over yellow boards, gilt lettering on spine, photographs on endpapers.. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. x, (iv), 270, (3) pp View more info

A Wolf at the Table: A Memoir of My Father

By: Burroughs, Augusten

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2008

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 21165


Publisher's full black cloth, red lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xi), 242 pp View more info

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Dry A Memoir

By: Burroughs, Augusten

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 21213


Covered in gray cloth with silver lettering on spine, clean and tight. . Unclipped dust jacket shows minor fading. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 293 pp View more info

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Reflections Life After the White House

By: Bush, Barbara

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23092


Quarter blue cloth over white boards, gilt lettering on spine, illustrated with color photographs. Signed by the author, Barabara Bush, in blue pen. . Price on dust jacket clipped, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. FINE/VERY GOOD. . Color Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 420 pp. Signed by Author View more info

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Everything to Gain: Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life

By: Carter, Jimmy; Rosalynn Carter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24819


Quarter bound in dark blue cloth over maroon boards, gilt lettering on cover and spine.. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in excellent, unmarked condition. FINE/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xvii, 198 pp View more info

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The Memoirs of Benvenuto Cellini

By: Cellini, Benvenuto

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Duffield Green & Co.: 1932

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 23826


Full tan cloth, black lettering and decoration on cover and spine. Illustrated with B&W drawings. Translated by Robert Hobart Cust. . Volume shows mild wear around corners and head and heel of spine, lettering on front cover lightly rubbed, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . B&W Illustrations. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxvi, (ii), 547, (1) pp View more info

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At Random: The Reminiscences of Bennett Cerf

By: Cerf, Bennett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1977

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26360


Full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on front cover, printed endpapers. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Head and heel of spine lighly sunned, former owner's name written on first blank page, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows only mild shelf wear. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. ix, 306 pp View more info