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Image for A Woman Called Jackie An Intimate Biography of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onasis

A Woman Called Jackie An Intimate Biography of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onasis

By: Heymann, C. David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Carol Communications: 1989

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 14546

ISBN: 0818404728

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 715 pp View more info

Image for RFK: A candid biography of Robert F. Kennedy

RFK: A candid biography of Robert F. Kennedy

By: Heymann, C. David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton: 1998

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 19044

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Illustrated with B&W photographs.. B&W. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (x), 596 pp View more info

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The Georgetown Ladies Social Club

By: Heymann, C. David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atria Books: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22829

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full white linen, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Fore-edge, only, lightly foxed, front cover has three tiny holes, otherwise near fine. VERY GOOD.. B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 389 pp View more info

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Who Owns America?

By: Hickel, Walter J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1971

Edition: First Edition. 1

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19488

ISBN: 013958322X

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Signed and inscribed by author on ffep. Full white cloth, orange lettering on spine. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket, now wrapped in Mylar, shows mild wear including several small closed tears at top of front panel, else near fine. FINE/VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xii, (i), 328, (1) pp. Signed by Author View more info

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To America With Love: Letters From the Underground

By: Hoffman, Anita; Abbie Hoffman

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Red Hen Press: 1976

Edition: Second Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 26162

ISBN: 1888996285

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Abbie Hoffman was born November 30, 1936, in Worcester, Massachusetts, where he grew up. He graduated from Brandeis University in 1958, and received a Master's Degree in psychology from the University of California at Berkeley in 1960. After abandoning a career in clinical psychology, Abbie became a field secretary for the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in 1963, working on civil rights projects in Georgia, Mississippi and New England. In 1966, he established Liberty House, a retail chain selling goods of the Poor People's Corporation in Mississippi... View more info

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Weapons of Mass Destruction and Terrorism

By: Howard, Russell D.; James J.F. Forest; Ambassador Michael Sheehan (Foreword)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw-Hill: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24777

ISBN: 0073379700

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's glossy wraps. In WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION AND TERRORISM, Brigadier General (Retired) Russell Howard and Dr. James Forest have collected original and previously published seminal articles and essays by scientists, academics, government officials, and members of the nation’s security and intelligence communities. The editors and several of the authors write from practical field experience in nonproliferation and counterterrorism efforts. Others have had significant responsibility for developing government policies to address the threat of weapons of mass destruction and terrori... View more info

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The Voyage of the Armada: The Spanish Story

By: Howarth, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 25833

ISBN: 0670748285

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in black cloth over tan boards, gilt lettering on spine, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W photographs and reproductions.. Former owner's name and address written on ffep, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows mild wear around head and heel of spine. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 256 pp View more info

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The coldest winter in Peking A novel from inside China

By: Hsia, Chih-yen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1978

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 10625

ISBN: 0385134029

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Quarter bound in black cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, fore-edge cut, maps on endpapers. Translated from the Chinese and with an Introduction by Liang-Lao Dee. . Top edge very lightly soiled, one page dog-eared, else fine. Price-clipped dust jacket has small tear at bottom edge, inner flap creased, else fine. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xvi, 386 pp View more info

Image for Fanatics & Fools:  The Game Plan for Winning Back America

Fanatics & Fools: The Game Plan for Winning Back America

By: Huffington, Arianna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Miramax Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 13335

ISBN: 1401352138

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Stated first edition. Quarter bound in black cloth over grey boards, silver lettering on spine. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xi, (iii), 370 pp View more info

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The History of a Crime

By: Hugo, Victor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: 1896

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 18303

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarter faux-leather over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, cream endpapers. nd (c. 1896).. Spine slightly worn, previous owner's signature on ffep (dated 1896), else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. VERY GOOD. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 430 pp View more info

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Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta-Lord of Rimini A Study of a XV Century Italian Despot

By: Hutton, Edward

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Company: 1906

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 14965

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine and cover, embossed gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g., deckle fore-edge and bottom edges. Illustrated with B&W plates. . Front hinge is cracked, rubbing to head and heel of spine, shadow from a removed bookplate on fep, else unmarked, square and clean. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 296 pp View more info

Image for The Secret Diary of Harold L. Ickes:  The Lowering Clouds 1939-1941 Volume III

The Secret Diary of Harold L. Ickes: The Lowering Clouds 1939-1941 Volume III

By: Ickes, Harold L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1954

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 13323

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall. 693 pp View more info

Image for Isaiah Berlin: A Life

Isaiah Berlin: A Life

By: Ignatieff, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1998

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 22268

ISBN: 0670877468

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Sir Isaiah Berlin OM CBE FBA (1909-1997) was a Russian-British social and political theorist, philosopher and historian of ideas. He was an essayist, conversationalist, raconteur, and lecturer. In its obituary of the scholar, the Independent stated that "Isaiah Berlin was often described, especially in his old age, by means of superlatives: the world's greatest talker, the century's most inspired reader, one of the finest minds of our time [...] there is no doubt that he showed in more than one direction the unexpectedly large possibilities open to us at the top end of the range of human... View more info

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Laws of the State of Illinois Enacted by the Fifty-fifth General Assembly at the Biennial Session

By: Illinois General Assembly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL., Schnepp & Barnes, Printers: 1927

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22552

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full beige cloth (now in mylar), black lettering on spine. . Spine slightly faded, covers lightly soiled, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. VERY GOOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 954 pp View more info

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Bushwacked: Life in George W. Bush's America

By: Ivins, Molly; Lou Dubose

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 2003

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 16726

ISBN: 0375507523

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine. "From Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose, authors of "Shrub," "Bushwhacked" is a hilarious, no-holds-barred look at George W. Bush and his administration, and an essential book for understanding the full, destructive impact of his presidency.". Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 347, (1) pp View more info

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The Life and Selected Writings of Thomas Jefferson

By: Jefferson, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Random House: 1944

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 15732

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall. xliv, 756 pp View more info

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Elizabeth and Leicester

By: Jenkins, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Coward - McCann: 1962

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 17393

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Publisher's full rose cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on spine, blind-stamped title on cover, olive endpapers, fore-edge deckle. From the moment Elizabeth I ascended the throne of England word spread the length and breadth of the British Isles: If the Queen ever married she would choose her handsome courtier Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester. They were inseparable, for Elizabeth had not exaggerated when she told Leister "I cannot live without seeing you every day." This absorbing and illuminating biography of Lord Leicester is the natural successor to Elizabeth Jenkins' distinguis... View more info

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Churchill: A Biography

By: Jenkins, Roy

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar Straus and Giroux: 2001

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27100

ISBN: 0374123543

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over charcoal boards, gilt lettering on spine. Generously illustrated with 92 B&W photographs and color reproductions of art by Churchill. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition; unread, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Color and B&W Photographs. Thick 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xxi, 1002 pp View more info

Image for Divided We Fall: Gambling With History in the Nineties

Divided We Fall: Gambling With History in the Nineties

By: Johnson, Haynes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 12095

ISBN: 0393036294

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


The best-selling author of Sleepwalking Through History draws on interviews with Americans across the country to explore contemporary concerns about such issues as crime, unemployment, education, race relations, values, and more.. FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 431 pp View more info

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Vantage Point Perspectives: Perspectives of the Presidency 1963 - 1969

By: Johnson, Lyndon Bain

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, HOLT, RINEHART AND WINSTON: 1971

Edition: Book Club Edition. 1

Seller ID: 13127

ISBN: 0030844924

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering on blue panels on cover and spine, printed endpapers. Illustrated with 72 pages of B&W photographs. . Volume shows only light shelf-wear, else fine. NEAR FINE. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. x, (i), 636 pp View more info