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A Song Flung up to Heaven

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2002

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01042270

ISBN: 0375507477

Condition: Near Fine


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The Remarkable Adventures of Celebrated Persons.

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Robert Sears: 1852

Seller ID: 7661

Condition: Fair


Short biographies of 53 historic figures, from Richard the Lion Hearted to Louis Philippe. Rather nicely written, at least if the chapter on William Wallace is typical (that's the only one I couldn't pass by, myself). Gilt pictorial titles on brown cloth. Penciled owner's name title page. Heavily worn, with back hinge starting and front nearly separated at title. Contents tight and, other than a few foxed spots, clean. View more info

The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher

By: Applegate, Debby

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2006

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01066509

ISBN: 0385513968

Condition: Fine


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Marilyn Monroe: An Appreciation

By: Arnold, Eve

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1987

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01101316

ISBN: 0394556720

Condition: Near Fine


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Both Sides of the River

By: Asbury, Eslie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lexington, The Thoroughbred Press: 1984

Seller ID: 01011425

Condition: Very Good


Autobiography of a Kentucky doctor. Dust jacket has a very faint water stain on rear edge, neither affecting book itself nor visible within protective sleeve. View more info

The Discovery of King Arthur

By: Ashe, Geoffrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1987

Edition: Later Printing (15th)

Seller ID: 01097655

ISBN: 0805001158

Condition: Very Good


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In Joy Still Felt: The Autobiography of Isaac Asimov, 1954-1978

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Avon: 1981

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01125014

ISBN: 0380530252

Condition: Very Good


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The Rise of Napoleon Bonaparte

By: Asprey, Robert B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01085698

ISBN: 046504879X

Condition: Near Fine


This is the first volume of a two-volume, cradle-to-grave biography, covering Napoleon's life from 1758 to 1805. 580pp. View more info

Terrible Terry Allen: Combat General of World War II - The Life of an American Soldier

By: Astor, Gerald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Presidio: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01065194

ISBN: 0891417605

Condition: Fine


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Beyond Center Court: My Story

By: Austin, Tracy

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1000093

Condition: Near Fine


In Brodart cover. View more info

Tito

By: Auty, Phyllis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1972

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01080961

Condition: Very Good


Volume of Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, War Leader Book No. 10. View more info

Tito

By: Auty, Phyllis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1972

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01102694

Condition: Fine


Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, War Leader Book No. 10. An unread copy. View more info

By Myself

By: Bacall, Lauren

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1979

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 01007446

ISBN: 0394413083

Condition: Very Good


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The Raw Pearl

By: Bailey, Pearl

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00029001

Condition: Good


X-lib with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Samuel Beckett, a Biography

By: Bair, Deirdre

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Summit Books: 1990

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01085510

ISBN: 0671691732

Condition: Near Fine (small fault)


Top rear corner bumped. Light mark on bottom edge of text block. View more info

Ernest Hemingway: A Life Story, 2-Vol. Set

By: Baker, Carlos

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Norwalk, The Easton Press: 1994

Seller ID: 01077303

Condition: As New


Bright ornate gilt titles on hunter green leather, with hubbed spine. 697pp., heavily gilt edged in 22K gold. Archival quality paper. Silk moire end papers. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmark. Unmarked series bookplate laid in. View more info

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography

By: Baker, Jean H.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1987

Edition: Later Printing (4th)

Seller ID: 01108079

ISBN: 0393305864

Condition: Near Fine (small fault)


Tiny (1/16") loss on top outside corner tip of front cover. View more info

John Marshall, a Life in Law.

By: Baker, Leonard.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Macmillan. 1974. 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 5633


Remnants of address label ffep. VG in chipped dust jacket. View more info

Alcatraz #1259

By: Baker, William G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: William G. Baker: 2012

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 01125307

ISBN: 148275407X

Condition: Fine


Author's personalized inscription on first page. View more info

The Story of Daniel Webster for Young Readers

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Werner School Book Co.: 1896

Seller ID: 01083723

Condition: VG (small faults)


64pp. Owner's name, tiny handtamp on front cover, half-title and title pages. Loss on wrapper at tips of spine. View more info