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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

Seller ID: 11172

ISBN: 1586482556

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


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

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Queen Victoria: From Her Birth to the Death of the Prince Consort

By: Woodham-Smith, Cecil

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1972

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 16822

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Full tan cloth, gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g. (green), fore-edge deckle, green endpapers. . Volume shows only light shelf-wear, bottom of fore-edge lightly stained, else near fine. Unclipped dust jacket, now wrapped in Mylar, is moderately chipped and worn. VERY GOOD+/GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xii, (i), 495 pp View more info

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Queen Victoria: From Her Birth to the Death of the Prince Consort

By: Woodham-Smith, Cecil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1972

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 24226

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Full tan cloth, gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g. (blue), blue endpapers, fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with B&W photographs, drawings, and reproductions.. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Tops of boards lightly sunned, else fine. Price-clipped dust jacket is lightly chipped and worn. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xii, (ii), 486, (3) pp View more info

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Meet General Grant

By: Woodward, W. E.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1928

Edition: First Edition Thus. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 18061

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full beige coth, black lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover. Illustrated with 20 B&W photographs. . Spine lightly sunned, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. NEAR FINE. . B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 512 pp View more info

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The Ruin of a Princess, as told by The duchesse d'Angouleme; Madame Elizabeth, (sister of Louis XVI); and Clery (the King's Valet de Chambre)

By: Wormeley, Katharine Prescott (trans.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, The Lamb Publishing Co.: 1912

Edition: First American Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15295

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Half leather over marbled boards, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt tooling in remainder, t.e.g., fore and bottom edges deckle. Illustrated with eight photogravures, including the frontispiece. . Spine and hinges professionally reinforced, corners lightly worn, else clean and square. GOOD. . B&W Photogravures. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 329 pp View more info

Image for Black Boy: A Record of Childhood and Youth

Black Boy: A Record of Childhood and Youth

By: Wright, Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1945

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 25143

ISBN: 0060809876

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Full navy blue cloth, gilt decoration and gilt lettering on red panel on spine. . Corners bumped, spine rubbed and lightly worn, former owner's bookplate pasted on fep, else near fine. Unclipped dust jacket is moderately chipped and worn. VERY GOOD/GOOD. . 16mo 6" - 7" tall. (viii), 228, (1) pp View more info

Dostoevsky - His Life and Art

By: Yarmolinsky, Avrahm

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Criterion Books: 1957

Edition: Second Edition. 1

Seller ID: 9833

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with B&W illustrations and portrait frontispiece. Includes Foreward to Second Edition, List of Illustrations and Chronology. . Head of spine slightly dented, front top corner bumped, front bottom corner nicked, edges slightly soiled, front and back endpapers soiled, former owner's name and address written on ffep, a few pages spotted, else fine. VERY GOOD. . B&W Illustrated frontispiece. 8vo 8" - 9... View more info

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Young Man of Caracas

By: Ybarra, T. R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Ives Washburn: 1941

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10679

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Full blue cloth, red and yellow lettering on cover and spine, t.e.g. (red).. Volume shows only light wear at corners and head and heel of spine, number "35" written in faded black crayon on ffep, some light staining on fore-edge, else near fine. The unclipped dust jacket is mildly chipped and worn, spine lightly sunned, some light stains on front and rear flaps. . B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xiii, (i), 324 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

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