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JOHN D. YOUNG AND THE COLORADO GOLD RUSH

By: Young, John D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 8394

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g., fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with maps and photographs.. The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. Maps and photographs. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. xxxii, (ii), 188 pp View more info

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Memoirs of Hadrian And reflections on the composition of memoirs of Hadrian

By: Yourcenar, Marguerite

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Noonday Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition. Twenty-Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 7965

ISBN: 0374503486

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


8vo, (xvi), 347 pp, publisher's glossy wraps with scattered B&W photographs and illustrations, pages clean and tight, AN . AN. B&W Photographs & illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xvi), 347 pp View more info

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The Way You Wear Your Hat: Frank Sinatra and the Lost Art of Livin'

By: Zehme, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Collins: 1997

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 21118

ISBN: 006018289-X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Publisher's white boards, black lettering on spine, black and white image of Frank Sinatra in black box on cover, numerous black and white photographs of the singer throughout his career. . Volume is tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket is in fine condition. FINE/FINE.. B&W Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 1997 pp View more info

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The Way You Wear Your Hat: Frank Sinatra and the Lost Art of Livin'

By: Zehme, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, HarperCollinsPublishers: 1997

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 24619

ISBN: 006018289X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publusher's full white laminated cloth, black lettering on spine, black endpapers. Profusely illustrated with B&W photographs by Phil Stern and others. . Ex-Library with fewer than the usual markings. Mylar dust jacket cover glued to endpapers, label taped to exterior of dust jacket cover, otherwise unmarked, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD. . Ex-Library. Photographs. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 245 pp View more info

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MOUNTBATTEN

By: Ziegler, Philip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1985

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 25781

ISBN: 039452098X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Full navy cloth, gilt lettering on spine, title blind-stamped on front cover, fore edge deckle. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Former owner's name and address written on first blank page, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows only mild shelf-wear. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. . B&W Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 784 pp View more info

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Willie and Dwike An American Profile

By: Zinsser, Hans

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Row: 1984

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 22294

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


Black quarter bound over red. End papers in red . Back cover has photograph of Willie Ruff and Dwike Mitchell.. D/J has tears at top and bottom of spine. Book top bumped; Label on front red paper scratched out Book is Fine/ G . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 170 pp View more info

Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman

By: Zweig, Stefan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Long Island, NY, Garden City Publishing Co.: (1933)

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 8007

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, silver lettering and decoration on spine, blind stamped lettering and decoration on cover, top edge blue, blue printed endpapers. Illustrated with nine full-page reproductions. . Front hinge sprung, former owner's stamp on fep and ffep, spine and covers sunned and stained, else very good. FAIR. . Reproductions. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xv, 476 pp View more info

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Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles

By: Zweig, Stefan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1935

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13660

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth, fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with full-page, half-tone plates. Translated by Eden and Cedar Paul. . Head lightly pulled, former owner's signature on ffep, former owner's embossed seal and pencil markings on half- title, covers lightly soiled.. B& W illustrations. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xvi, 366 pp View more info

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Balzac

By: Zweig, Stefan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1946

Edition: First English Edition. 1

Seller ID: 16309

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's light green linen cover, red lettering on spine, subject's initials in red cursive on cover, first appendex is timeline of Balzac's life, 12 pages of portraits, letters and sketches in sepia. . Hinge starting, endpapers have light stains, pages yellowed, spine shows some shelf-wear. GOOD.. Drawings and sketches. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 404 pp View more info

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Eccentric Biography; or, Memoirs of Remarkable Female Characters, Ancient and Modern

By: [Isaiah Thomas, Jr.]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Worcester, Isaiah Thomas, Jun.: 1804

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15573

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Calf leather covers.. Disbound, leather on spine is missing, but covers are present, former owner's name on title page, title page loose, other pages are attached to spine, light foxing thoughout, else unmarked and clean. POOR. . 24mo 5" - 6" tall View more info