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Madam Secretary

By: Albright, Madeleine

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Miramax Books: 2003

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 13390

ISBN: 0786868430

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0060172533

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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

Condition: Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket


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

ISBN: 112595082X

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0385092598

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 067940693X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


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

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


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

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 076791936X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0312342020

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0312272057

Condition: Fine+ in Fine dust jacket


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

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0394558588

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0394478770

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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