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King George III

By: Brooke, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1972

Seller ID: 01017576

ISBN: 0070080593

Condition: Very Good (small fault)


Small edge tear of half-title page. View more info

Beyond the Myth: The Story of Joan of Arc

By: Brooks, Polly Schoyer

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1990

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01103256

ISBN: 0395981387

Condition: Very Good


From School Library Journal: A scholarly, well-written biography of France's great heroine, Beyond the Myth is thorough, interesting, and full of detail about this remarkable woman and the time in which she lived. In addition to an historical introduction, Brooks also discusses various interpretations of Joan's visions, and then makes her own thoughtful analysis. The book also contains a comprehensive, annotated bibliography. View more info

Lee of Virginia

By: Brooks, William E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing Co.: 1932

Seller ID: 01110977

Condition: Very Good


Gilt titles on blindstamped gray cloth. 361pp. Dust jacket is heavily worn but presentable within Brodart sleeve. View more info

Corridors of Light

By: Brown, Eleanor G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Yellow Springs, The Antioch Press: 1964

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 00030590

Condition: Very Good


The autobiography of the first blind woman to receive a Ph. D. from Columbia University, who taught for 40 years in the Dayton, Ohio, school system. Owner's address label ffep. Only library markings are two small deaccession hadstamps on end papers, a donation that never entered the system. View more info

Corridors of Light

By: Brown, Eleanor G.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Yellow Springs, The Antioch Press: 1964

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 01007500

Condition: Very Good


The autobiography of the first blind woman to receive a Ph. D. from Columbia University, who taught for 40 years in the Dayton, Ohio, school system. View more info

Corridors of Light

By: Brown, Eleanor G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Yellow Springs, The Antioch Press: 1964

Edition: 5th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 00030591

Condition: Very Good


The autobiography of the first blind woman to receive a Ph. D. from Columbia University, who taught for 40 years in the Dayton, Ohio, school system. Owner's address label fep. Author's signature, written on a braille strip, on ffep. View more info

Down at the End of Lonely Street: The Life and Death of Elvis Presley

By: Brown, Peter Harry, and Pat H. Broeske

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sigler Printing & Publishing: 1998

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01112072

ISBN: 0451190947

Condition: VG+


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H.L. Hunt

By: Brown, Stanley H.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Playboy Press: 1976

Seller ID: 01057413

Condition: Near Fine


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Napoleon and Josephine: An Improbable Marriage

By: Bruce, Evangeline

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Kensington Books: 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01090383

ISBN: 1575660563

Condition: Fine (small fault)


New York Times: "Provides a colorful richly textured dual portrait of the flamboyant French emperor, his sensual Creole wife, and the turbulent social, political, and cultural world in which Napoleon and Josephine lived." 555pp. Soft bend on first three pages. View more info

Peaks of Hazard

By: Bruce, Sir Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Co.:

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01060489

Condition: Very Good (fault)


Gilt titles on dark green cloth. No date, 1929 gift inscription ffep. Slight loss at base of spine. View more info

Wright & Wright, Printers: The Other Career of Wilbur and Orville

By: Brunsman, Charlotte K., and August E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kettering, The Trailside Press: 1989

Seller ID: 01015255

Condition: Very Good


Signed by both authors on Preface page. View more info

The Memoirs of William Jennings Bryan

By: Bryan, William Jennings, and Mary Baird Bryan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C. Winston Co.: 1925

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 01085624

Condition: Very Good (faults)


Gilt titles on deep blue cloth. 560pp. Signed by Mrs. Bryan on dedicated page. Apparently once housed within a sleeve to which the spine and back cover edges adhered, resulting in surface spotting and pulls along the spine, rear spine edge and top edge of back board. An otherwise tight and clean copy, presentable within new clear acetate wrapper. View more info

A New Day: A Triumphant Story of Forgiveness, Healing, and Recovery

By: Bryant, Anita

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, Broadman Press: 1992

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 01068585

ISBN: 0805453520

Condition: Fine


Author's inscription ffep. View more info

The Hornes, an American Family

By: Buckley, Gail Lumet

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3818

Condition: Very Good


Lena Horne's daughter's account of her family through eight generations, from slavery to fame and success. X-lib with usual markings. View more info

Ernest

By: Buckley, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01011396

ISBN: 080372392X

Condition: Very Good


Lavishly illustrated biography of Ernest Hemingway. View more info

The Secret Wife of Louis XIV: Françoise d'Aubigné, Madame de Maintenon

By: Buckley, Veronica

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Picador: 2010

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01099170

ISBN: 0312430051

Condition: Very Good (fault)


Bumped on bottom front edge. View more info

The Secret Wife of Louis XIV: Françoise d'Aubigné, Madame de Maintenon

By: Buckley, Veronica

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Picador: 2010

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01099172

ISBN: 0312430051

Condition: Very Good (fault)


Ffep corner clipped. View more info

Jungle Child

By: Burke, Norah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1956

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01091701

Condition: Very Good


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Abraham Lincoln, a Life, 2-Vol. Boxed Set

By: Burlingame, Michael

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01124598

ISBN: 0801889936

Condition: Fine


Gilt titles on midnight green cloth. 2008pp. A fresh, apparently unused set, like new. A large, heavy set which will require extra shipping charges - cannot ship outside U.S.A. View more info

Herbert Hoover: A Public Life

By: Burner, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norwalk, The Easton Press: 1996

Seller ID: 01115881

Condition: Fine


Ornate gilt titles on brown leather. 433pp, gilt-edged. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmark. Bookplate of the author Ed Wingham on half-title page. View more info