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1 Provincetown, 1949-1965 A Photographic Memoir by Jules Aarons

Aaron, Jules 
2002 Boston Public Library
Paperback Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 45 pages. 8.43 x 5.85 x .73 0890731233 / 9780890731239
114878 
Price: 27.79 USD
 
 
2 Being Little in Cambridge When Everyone Else Was Big

Abbott, Eleanor Hallowell 
1936 D. Appleton-Century
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner gift notation. 280 pages. Eleanor Hallowell Abbott (Mrs. Fordyce Coburn) (1872-1958), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was a nationally recognized American author. Abbott is the daughter of clergyman Edward Abbott, who edited the journal Literary World; and granddaughter of noted children's author of Jacob Abbott. She was a frequent contributor to The Ladies' Home Journal. She went on to publish seventy-five short stories and fourteen romantic novels. Being Little in Cambridge When Everyone Else Was Big is an autobiography written by Abbott about her childhood in Cambridge. 8.4 x 1.1 x 0.2 B00085AQ7O
89163 
Price: 17.23 USD
 
 
3 The History of Napoleon Bonaparte with Maps and Illustrations Volumes I + II

Abbott, John Stevens Cabot (1805-1877) 
1855 Harper & Brothers
Hardcover Good-; Complete in 2 volumes. Brown blindstamped cloth, gold pictorial decorations. Two engraved frontispiece portraits of Napoleon. Badly worn, binding in need of repair. Spine cloth torn and tattered, missing large sections. Board edges worn through. Interior very good with large easy to read text, and in text illustrations, a few isolated foxing spots. 611 + 666 pages. New York, NY L 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B000YB90LU
99217 
Price: 47.95 USD
 
 
American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee, Abbott, Karen
4 American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee

Abbott, Karen 
1st Edition. 2010 Random House
Hardcover Fine; Fine. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket price-clipped. 448 pages. 6.12 x 1.31 x 9.61 1400066913 / 9781400066919
89682 
Price: 9.55 USD
 
 
5 Conflicts With Oblivion (Biographical essays on 8 Englishmen)

Abbott, Wilbur Cortez 
1st Edition. 1924 New Haven, CT Yale U.P
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Moderate general wear. 404 pages. An illustration of the vicissitudes of fame, a story of the struggle to achieve reputation, and the adventures of those reputations once achieved. Contents: samuel Pepys; Benjamin Disraeli; Sir William Monson; Colonel Thomas Blood; Oliver Cromwell; Sir John Wentworth; Venerable Bede; Colonel John Scott of Long Island. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001NGD3PY
93304 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
6 The Memoirs of Orval M. Adam

Adam, Orval Michael 
Signed by Mary Dee Yeo . 1st Edition. 2007 Self Published
Hardcover Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Signed by Mary Dee Yeo. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 214 pages. Orval M. Adam, age 76, longtime Flossmoor resident, recently of Olympia Fields, passed away Wednesday, April 18 in Ft. Myers, FL. Retired C.F.O. of the Burlington Northern-Santa Fe Railroad. Distinguished Alumni of Canisius College, Graduate of Georgetown University Law School. Former Trustee-Village of Flossmoor. Husband of Mary 'Dee' Yeo. Orval was writing this memoir when he died. Last entry was second year of Law School in Georgetown. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00RVO7O2K
104914 
Price: 134.35 USD
 
 
7 My America 1928-1938

Adamic, Louis 
1st Edition. 1938 Harper
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 1938 New York Times book review by R. L. Duffus is inserted. 669 pages. Louis Adamic's American decade, a volume of varied impressions, opinions and reminisciences covering 1928 to 1938. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0008583BK
84034 
Price: 86.47 USD
 
 
8 Charles Francis Adams 1835-1914 An Autobiography - First Edition

Adams, Charles Francis 
4th Printing. 1916 Houghton MIfflin Co.
Hardcover Good+; No Jacket. Moderate general wear. Minor waterstains. 224 pages. 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B00P8HWZ3U
110526 
Price: 43.08 USD
 
 
9 Letters to a Niece

Adams, Henry 
1st Edition. 1920 Houghton, Mifflin
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Light fraying at spine ends. Previous owner gift notation. 134 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000PFMWWY
82639 
Price: 16.05 USD
 
 
10 Pacific Lady: The First Woman to Sail Solo across the World's Largest Ocean (Outdoor Lives)

Adams, Sharon Sites; Coates, Karen; Reeves, Randall (Foreword) 
2008 University of Nebraska Press
Hardcover Fine; Near Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 193 pages. 8.7 x 6.22 x .88 0803211384 / 9780803211384
116795 
Price: 11.82 USD
 
 
11 The Genius of Lemuel Shaw: Expounder of the Common Law

Adlow, Elijah 
1962 Massachusetts Bar Association]
Hardcover Good+; Good. Moderate general wear. Text pages have pencil underlining. Has bookplate. 388 pages. Chief Justice Massachusetts Supreme Court 1830-1860. His great abilities had full scope for making the law on such matters as water power, railroads and other public utilities. Probably no other state judge has so deeply influenced commercial and constitutional law throughout the nation. 8.9 x 6.4 x 1.2 B0007DRPEY
116965 
Price: 12.96 USD
 
 
12 One Man's Journey, A Memoir: Family Roots, Early Days, World War II

Ahrens, John B. 
2003 John B. Ahrens
Hardcover Very Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 238 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0006S6OUQ
107835 
Price: 21.07 USD
 
 
13 Il Libro D'Oro of Those Whose Names Are Written in the Lamb's Book of Life

Alexander, Francis, Mrs., Translator; Not Illustrated (Illustrator) 
1905 Little, Brown and Company
Leather Bound Good+; 4 ribbed Brown leather gold decorated spine and board tips, gold bordered marbled paper covered boards, top page ends gold gilt, marbled endpapers. Moderate general wear. Wear at spine ends and board tips, some cracking at spine/front board border. 489 pages. Selections from 'The Lives of the Holy Fathers' Venice 1623, 'The Wonders of God in His Saints' Bologna 1693 and 'The Perfect Legendary of the Lives and Works of Our Lord Jesus Christ and of All the Saints' Venice 1726. Boston, MA 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000MVOTCC
99285 
Price: 14.12 USD
 
 
Shooter: An Autobiography : The Life and Times of Bob Allen, Allen, Bob
14 Shooter: An Autobiography : The Life and Times of Bob Allen

Allen, Bob 
2001 Eakin Pr
Hardcover Near Fine; Near Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 451 pages. 9.5 x 6 x 1.5 1571689567 / 9781571689566
113430 
Price: 23.04 USD
 
 
15 Bingham, Dana & Gould: a Centennial History

Allen, David Grayson 
1991 Thomas Todd, Boston
Hardcover Fine; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 195 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0006DDHLU
77301 
Price: 9.55 USD
 
 
16 Theirs and the French Monarchy

Allison, John M S 
1926 Houghton Mifflin Co
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. erasible pencil notes on rear endpaper. Text pages bright and unmarked. 379 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B004BHI8CU
89410 
Price: 19.84 USD
 
 
17 Born to Rebel: The Life of Harriet Boyd Hawes

Allsebrook, Mary 
2001 Oxbow Books
Hardcover Near Fine; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 236 pages. 9.75 x 6.5 x .75 0946897409 / 9780946897407
116713 
Price: 46.91 USD
 
 
18 Life and Experiences of Dan Alton in Eastern and Western Canada

Alton, Dan; Don Payne (Ed.) 
2007 Published by Editor
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner gift notation. Contents: Editor's Notes; Foreword; Ontario; Canadian Pacific Railway; New Denver; San Francisco; Margaret Hurst; Foreman at Calgary; Bridge & Building Superintendent; Australia and New Zealand; Edmonton; December 8th 1928; Daniel Alton's Script (journal). 115 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00G4BFZ90
99203 
Price: 28.75 USD
 
 
19 Epitaph for a Spy

Ambler, Eric 
1st American Printing. 1952 Knopf
Hardcover Very Good; Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 7.6 x 5.1 x 1.2 B000QYJR0Y
116374 
Price: 57.55 USD
 
 
20 Mahatma Gandhi at Work: His Own Story Continued

Andrews, C. F. (Ed) 
1931 Macmillan
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Moderate general wear. 407 pages. New York, NY 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0000CQD77
76511 
Price: 7.56 USD
 
 
21 MadT

Anonymous 
1902 Privately Printed
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Privately printed Memorial volume consisting of remembrances of life with a beloved London school teacher and governess named MadT. Frontispiece photo of MadT who lived at 56 Ovington Street, Chelsea. Red cloth covered boards, gold titles. Nice Tight copy ! Previous owner name. foxing on endpapers only. 78 pages. London, UK 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0000EF3GJ
57467 
Price: 71.88 USD
 
 
22 Memoirs of a Late Officer in the Army of the United States By an Officer in the Same Service

Anonymous 
1836 American Sunday-School Union
Hardcover Good+; Black cloth spine, marbled paper covered boards. Moderate general wear. Rear loose endpaper removed. Light foxing. 69 pages. Life of an unnamed Connecticut man who, brought up as a devote Christian, joins the military in the War of 1812, distinguishes himself with bravery, becomes an unbeliever, and lives a life of dissipation, squandering and drunkeness. A morality tale. Philadelphia, PA 24mo 5 - 5.75'' tall B00HS09BL4
99908 
Price: 134.35 USD
 
 
23 Portraits of United States Senators

Anonymous 
1st Edition. 1856 Tracy, Kenney & Co
Hardcover Very Good; 1st Printing. Dark brown blindstamped cloth, gold pictorial decor on front board. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 119 pages. Full page portrait drawing underlined by senator's autograph, followed by a one page concise biography. Useful information concerning all the current senators of 1856. Engravings drawn from daguerreotypes, brief biographical sketches from the most authentic sources. Senators Hannibal Hamlin, James W. Bradbury, James Bell, John Parker Hale, Moses Norris, Jr., Solomon Foote, Jacob Collamer, William Upham, Charles Sumner, Henry Wilson, John Davis, John H. Clarke, Charles T. James, Truman Smith, Isaac Toucey, William H. Seward, Hamilton Fish, Jacob W. Miller, Robert F. Stockton, James Cooper, Richard Broadhead, Presley Spruance, J. A. Bayard, James Alfred Pearce, James M. Mason, Willie P. Mangum, Andrew Pickens Butler, W. F. De Saussure, William C. Dawson, Robert M. Charlton, Jeremiah Clemens, Walter Brooke, Stephen Adams, Pierre Soule, S. W. Downs, Jackson Morton, Stephen Russell Mallory, Gen. Sam Houston, Thomas J. Rusk, John Bell, James C. Jones, Archibald Dixon, Joseph Rogers Underwood, Salmon P. Chase, Benjamin F. Wade, Charles W. Cathcart, Jesse D. Bright, Stephen Arnold Douglas, James Shields, Lewis Cass, Alpheus Felch, Solon Borland, Augustus C. Dodge, George Wallace Jones, Henry Dodge, John B. Weller, William M. Gwin. Claremont, NH 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B008AHHRME
87071 
Price: 94.99 USD
 
 
Biography of an Idea, Anshen, Ruth Nanda
24 Biography of an Idea

Anshen, Ruth Nanda 
1986 Moyer Bell Ltd
Hardcover New; New. Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0918825296 / 9780918825292
81817 
Price: 8.45 USD
 
 
25 Grandma Came Across on a Raft

Anstruther, Gilbert 
1969 Murray
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Tight Clean copy ! 111 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000QR90X0
56423 
Price: 11.35 USD
 
 
26 ha-'Olam ha-avud shel Refa'el Berger (The Lost World of Raphael Berger) (Hebrew Edition)

Arieli, Nachum 
Signed by Author in Hebrew on blank page with G 1980 Eked
Hardcover Very Good; Very Good. Signed by Author in Hebrew on blank page with Greeting. In Hebrew ONLY. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has light edge wear, 1 short tear. 203 pages. Tel-Aviv, Israel 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B008A4LQII
90981 
Price: 38.35 USD
 
 
27 Letters of Matthew Arnold. 2 Vols

Arnold, Matthew 
1895 Macmillan
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Moderate general wear. Light foxing on preliminary and ending pages. 467 + 442 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000I17VBW
85952 
Price: 23.90 USD
 
 
28 Henry Purcell

Arundell, Dennis Drew 
1927 Oxford university press, H. Milford
Hardcover Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! 136 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00085DJXC
107965 
Price: 19.77 USD
 
 
29 The Evolution of Walt Whitman: The Creation of a Book

Asselineau, Roger 
1962 Harvard University Press
Hardcover Near Fine; Good+. Nice Firm copy ! Jacket has edge wear, short tears, tape repair. Previous owner name. 392 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0674272005 / 9780674272002
78146 
Price: 16.75 USD
 
 
30 Extreme Event Mitigation in Buildings: Analysis and Design

Association, National Fire Protection (Nfpa) (Contributor) 
2006 National Fire Protection Association
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 559 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall 0877657432 / 9780877657439
99608 
Price: 67.15 USD
 
 
31 A Legacy of Leaders: Inspiring Stories and Biographies of Sephardi Hachamim

Azoulay, Yehuda 
2008 Israel Book Shop
Hardcover Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 384 pages. 9 x 6.1 x 1.3 1600910483 / 9781600910487
114264 
Price: 18.14 USD
 
 
32 Encyclopaedia of Talmudic Sages

Bader, GersHom; Siegel, Danny 
1986 Kuperard
Hardcover Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 300 pages. 9.06 x 6.22 x 2.36 0876689039 / 9780876689035
101186 
Price: 7.54 USD
 
 
33 Happy Day or the Confessions of a Woman Minister

Bailey, Rev. Emma E. 
1st Edition. 1901 European Publishing Co.
Hardcover Very Good; 1st Printing. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 480 pages. New York, NY 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B002I2A95Y
96180 
Price: 60.36 USD
 
 
34 The Daughter of Peter the Great: A History of Russian Diplomacy and of the Russian Court Under the Empress Elizabeth Petrova

Bain, Robert Nisbet 
1972 Ams Pr Inc
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 328 pages. 8.75 x 5.75 x 1 0404004474 / 9780404004477
94876 
Price: 81.55 USD
 
 
35 The Prisoner's Wife

bandele, asha 
1999 Scribner
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 219 pages. 8.5 x 5.8 x .9 0684850737 / 9780684850733
93655 
Price: 14.30 USD
 
 
36 The American Statesman; or, Illustrations of the Life and Character of Daniel Webster

Banvard, Joseph 
1st Edition. 1853 Gould and Lincoln
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). 1st Printing. Bright red blindstamped cloth, bright gold spine decor. Light general wear. Scattered foxing. Page ends age-toned. 333 pages. Boston, MA 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B0020O1E68
72972 
Price: 60.43 USD
 
 
Martin Ferris: Man of Kerry, Barrett, J.J.
37 Martin Ferris: Man of Kerry

Barrett, J.J. 
Signed by Martin Ferris on Title page with Gree 2006 Brandon Books
Hardcover Near Fine; Very Good. Signed by Martin Ferris on Title page with Greeting, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 256 pages. 8.5 x 5.51 x 1.1 0863223109 / 9780863223105
85668 
Price: 38.35 USD
 
 
38 Margaret Ogilvy - By Her Son, J. M. Barrie

Barrie, J. M. 
1906 Charles Scribner's Sons
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket (as issued). Light general wear. Gray paper-covered binding with attractive gold decor, top page edges gold gilt. 207 pages. New York, NY 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B001X73KD8
73455 
Price: 71.29 USD
 
 
39 Margaret Ogilvy

Barrie, J.M. 
1896 Hodder & Stoughton
Hardcover Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 204 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00069BFSQ
106142 
Price: 38.35 USD
 
 
40 Beatrice: The Untold Story of a Legendary Woman of Mystery

Bart, Sheldon 
1998 Newport Legends
Hardcover Fine; Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 135 pages. 10.25 x 7.5 x .5 0966028503 / 9780966028508
116799 
Price: 9.55 USD
 
 
41 Voyage du Jeune Anacharsis en Grece Tome Premier, et Memoires de Barthelemy, Catalogue des Ouvrages de Barthelemy

Barthelemy, J.J. 
1826 Chez Mme Dabo-Butschert
Leather Bound Near Fine; Black leather spine and board tips, marblelized (Stormont) paper boards. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Memoires sur la vie et sur quelques-uns des ouvrages de Barthelemy, Ecrits par Lui-Meme en 1792 et 1793. 555 pages. Paris, France 24mo 5 - 5.75'' tall B01B9XAZA6
111042 
Price: 47.95 USD
 
 
42 The Father of His Country: How the Boy George Washington Grew in Stature and Spirit and Became a Great Soldier and President

Barton, William E.; H.A. Ogden (Illustrator) 
1st Edition. 1928 The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. 1st Printing. Blue cloth, gold lettering, pictorial front inlay. Light general wear. 301 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001IPYI68
76571 
Price: 38.40 USD
 
 
43 Restaurant Man

Bastianich, Joe 
1st Edition. 2012 Viking Adult
Hardcover Very Fine; Very Fine. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 288 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0670023523 / 9780670023523
92550 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
44 Back Then

Beckham, Beverly; Henderson, Pat (Editor) 
Signed by Author on Title page . 1st Edition. 2000 Host Communications
Paperback Near Fine; Signed by Author on Title page. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 304 pages. 8.9 x 6 x 1.1 1576400565 / 9781576400562
98855 
Price: 34.51 USD
 
 
45 The View from Shangri-La: Seventy Summers on Lake Kezar

Beckhard, Richard 
1990 Richard Beckhard
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Minor bumps on spine. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001L51ID6
116861 
Price: 28.56 USD
 
 
Duveen: The Story of the Most Spectacular Art Dealer of All Time, Behrman, S.N.
46 Duveen: The Story of the Most Spectacular Art Dealer of All Time

Behrman, S.N. 
2003 Little Bookroom
Paperback Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 242 pages. 8.05 x 5 x .65 1892145170 / 9781892145178
107304 
Price: 56.64 USD
 
 
47 An Assessment of Life in Rhode Island As an African American in the Era from 1918 to 1993

Bell, Andrew J. 
1997 Vantage Pr
Hardcover Fine; Good+. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket front top missing small chip. 117 pages. 8.25 x 6 x .5 0533120659 / 9780533120659
95295 
Price: 22.82 USD
 
 
48 Pumpernickel and Champagne: A Biography of James Harllee Bell

Bell, Joyce Arling (Nee Doris Marie Burge) 
1973 Privately Published
Paperback Fine; Staplebound. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Typewritten, signed presentation letter from author is inserted. Author's 5 page typewritten 'Post Script' inserted in makeshift rear pocket. 74 pages. Character actor James Bell has appeared in many films during his 40-year film career. He was usually cast as a sympathetic character. The Virginia-born Bell first attended the Virginia Polytechnic Institute before making his theatrical debut in 1921. Eleven years later he made his film debut in I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang. Most of the films he appeared in were made during the '40s and '50s. Infernal Machine (1933), I Walked with a Zombie, Driftwood, My Friend Flicka. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B0020O90UA
70654 
Price: 95.95 USD
 
 
Henry Miller in conversation with Georges Belmont, Belmont, Georges; Henry Miller; Harry Scott (Translator); Antony Macnabb (Translator)
49 Henry Miller in conversation with Georges Belmont

Belmont, Georges; Henry Miller; Harry Scott (Translator); Antony Macnabb (Translator) 
1972 Quadrangle Books
Hardcover Very Fine; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 103 pages. 9 x 5.8 x 0.9 0812902483 / 9780812902488
81888 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
50 I Am a Rabbi's Wife

Bengis, Esther 
1st Edition. 1938 Esther Bengis
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Green cloth, gold lettering. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 136 pages. Moodus, CT 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B00088AJSC
89161 
Price: 13.02 USD
 
 
51 Elmer Adler in the World of Books. Reminisences

Bennett, Paul A., Editor 
1964 The Grolier Club
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 114 pages. 7.1 x 4.8 x .7 B000M1FMYG
94870 
Price: 11.81 USD
 
 
52 Winking at the Brim : Biography of Lady Berkeley

Berkeley, Molly 
1st Edition. 1967 Houghton Mifflin
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st American Printing. Clean throughout ! decorative boards. Very slight corner bumps. Boston 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00130419C
15178 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
53 Henry King & The Seventeenth Century

Berman, Ronald 
1964 Chatto & Windus
Hardcover Good+; No Jacket. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 160 pages. London, UK 8.6 x 5.7 x 0.8 B0000CM1FQ
92306 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
54 Da Galileo Alle Stelle ( From Galileo to the Stars ) Italian / English Edition

Bertola, Francesco; Danesin, Francesco 
1st Edition. 1992 Biblos Edizioni
Hardcover Fine; Fine. Essays in English and Italian. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 106 pages. A celebration of the achievements of Galileo in essays and full folio page color photos and illustrations. Seven centuries of Astronomy at Padua. The Galileo chronology. Galileo: exploration and discovery of the Heavens. The theory of the tides. The impact of Galileo on the history of scientific thought. The private Galileo. Cittadella, Italy Folio 12 - 15'' tall B005D1PJD4
86682 
Price: 43.95 USD
 
 
The Outermost House: A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod, Beston, Henry
55 The Outermost House: A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod

Beston, Henry 
1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1928 Doubleday, Doran and Co
Hardcover Very Good; Good-. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, large tears, missing sections. 222 pages. The Outermost House, a wild, windswept outpost of the land, dominated by ocean and weather, inhabited but never domesticated. Contents: Foreword. The Beach Autumn. Ocean, and Birds. The Headlong Wave. Midwinter. Winter Visitors. Lanterns on the Beach. An Inland Stroll in Spring. Night on the Great Beach. The Year at High Tide. Orion Rises on the Dunes. New York, NY 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000860UN8
113667 
Price: 480.00 USD
 
 
56 The Outermost House: A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod

Beston, Henry 
1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1928 Doubleday, Doran and Co
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Blue cloth, gold decor. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Gold mostly rubbed off spine. 222 pages. The Outermost House, a wild, windswept outpost of the land, dominated by ocean and weather, inhabited but never domesticated. Contents: Foreword. The Beach Autumn. Ocean, and Birds. The Headlong Wave. Midwinter. Winter Visitors. Lanterns on the Beach. An Inland Stroll in Spring. Night on the Great Beach. The Year at High Tide. Orion Rises on the Dunes. New York, NY 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000860UN8
115114 
Price: 182.35 USD
 
 
57 Memoirs of Maximilian de Bethune, Duke of Sully (Volume 2)

Bethune, Maximilian De; Duke Of Sully 
1760 A. Donaldson, at Pope's Head
Leather Bound Good; Newly translated from the French edition of M. de l'Ecluse, rectifying several mistakes and omissions of the London edition. Full-Leather binding, 5 ribbed spine, gold gilt on spine. Moderate general wear. Board tips and spine ends worn. Leather worn through at spine / front board border. Light foxing throughout. Previous ancient owner name. 432 pages. Maximilien de Bethune, Duke of Sully (December 13, 1560 - December 22, 1641) was the doughty soldier, French minister, staunch Huguenot and faithful right-hand man who assisted Henry IV of France in the rule of France. Volume 2 contains Books VII-XII 1594-1601. Edinburgh, UK 16mo 5.75 - 6.75'' tall B0040GSCUA
76422 
Price: 76.75 USD
 
 
58 Abraham Lincoln 1809-1858 (2 Volume Set)

Beveridge, Albert J. 
1928 Houghton Mifflin Co.
Hardcover Good; No Jacket. Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. 2 volumes complete. Moderate general wear. 607 + 741 pages. L 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B000PZHQLQ
80034 
Price: 28.75 USD
 
 
Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1858, by Albert J. Beveridge Volumes I & II, Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah
59 Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1858, by Albert J. Beveridge Volumes I & II

Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah 
Limited Edition. 1928 Houghton Mifflin
Leather Bound Very Good; No Jacket. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Volumes 1 + 2 complete. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Stated: 'The First Impression of this Two-Volume Edition is Limited to 500 copies uncut'. Bottom and side page ends are rough and uncut. Top page ends are unopened. At one time many books were issued unopened, and it is not uncommon to find older books still in this pristine state. A rare book that is unopened may be considerably more valuable than that same book opened. Therefore, one should consider carefully before opening a book. Of course, you cannot read a book that is unopened, at least not in its entirety. At one time, Gentlemen carried a paperknife to open books. Illustrated with 18 plates, primarily portraits, including frontispiece photogravure portraits of Lincoln and Douglas. Leather spines, grey-green paper covered boards, gold lettering on darker leather spine labels. Bindings firm. Ex private school library. Moderate general wear. Letter spine labels chipped, so lettering incomplete. Light foxing spots on pages next to photoplates. 607+741 pages. L 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B004QUI886
83493 
Price: 172.75 USD
 
 
60 D.B. Updike And John Bianchi. A Note On Their Association.

Bianchi, Daniel B. 
1st Edition. 1965 The Society Of Printers
Hardcover Very Fine; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Limited edition of 150 for the Society of Printers. Has plain glassine jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 30 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000M1KR4Q
99196 
Price: 11.95 USD
 
 
61 D.B. Updike And John Bianchi. A Note On Their Association.

Bianchi, Daniel B. 
1st Edition. 1965 The Society Of Printers
Hardcover Very Fine; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Limited edition of 150 for the Society of Printers. Has plain glassine jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 30 pages. Boston, MA 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000M1KR4Q
99195 
Price: 11.95 USD
 
 
62 William Leete: Co-founder of Guilford

Biggs, Charles Lewis 
1st Edition. 1940 Self-Published
Paperback Very Good; 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Staplebound. 50 pages. 9.01 x 5.98 x .24 B00C1C1Z0Y
95431 
Price: 14.35 USD
 
 
63 Princess Pauahi Bishop and Her Legacy

Black, Cobey. Mellen, Kathleen Dickenson, 
1965 Kamehameha Schools Press
Paperback Good+; Moderate general wear. Page ends soiled. 172 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B007T4O3ZS
96751 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
64 Doctor and Teacher, Hospital Chief: Dr. Samuel Proger and the New England Medical Center

Black, Herbert 
1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1982 Globe Pequot Press
Paperback Fine; Very Good. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 210 pages. 9.2 x 6 x .9 0871069601 / 9780871069603
115985 
Price: 28.75 USD
 
 
65 Feet in the Fire: A Young German Girl's Life in Nazi Germany

Blewett, Margot Fusser 
2001 Authorlink
Paperback Very Good; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 316 pages. 8.48 x 5.6 x .81 1928704883 / 9781928704881
116759 
Price: 8.83 USD
 
 
66 Courage, Coward, Courage!! Steps Along the Way

Bloch, Ed 
Signed by Author on Title page with Presentatio 1995 Self-Published
Paperback Good+; Signed by Author on Title page with Presentation notation. Light general wear. Stain at middle of front cover. Undated, 1994 date estimated from 1996 dated and signed printed and holographic letter to a contributor to the Ed Bloch for Congress Campaign, which is included. 207 pages. Autobiography, a batch of assorted vignettes collected over the years. US Marine duty in WWII including Okinawa. Post war duty in Tientsin, China, alongside former enemy Japanese soldiers and Chinese Nationalists, guarding rail lines from Communist sabotage. Atrocities committed against Chinese civilians by this coalition. Teaching in Istanbul. Union organizing with the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE). Personal life and musings. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B00G5LDW30
92367 
Price: 57.55 USD
 
 
67 Novelists and Novels: A Collection of Critical Essays (Bloom's Literary Criticism 20th Anniversary Collection)

Bloom, Harold, Ed 
2007 Checkmark Books
Paperback Very Fine; Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 588 pages. 9.24 x 6.15 x 1.43 0791097277 / 9780791097274
107112 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
68 On Shelley

Blunden, Edmund; Gavin De Beer; Sylva Norman 
1st Edition. 1938 Oxford University Press
Hardcover Fine; Very Good. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Jacket price-clipped. 99 pages. Three essays: Shelley Is Expelled by Edmund Blunden; The Atheist: An Incident at Chamonix by Gavin De Beer; Mary Shelley: Novelist and Dramatist by Sylva Norman. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000UKSWQ4
86675 
Price: 20.11 USD
 
 
69 Encyclopedia of American Biography

Board, A Notable Advisory 
1936 American Historical Society
Leather Bound Very Good; No Jacket. Nice Tight copy ! Dark blue leather spine and board tips, dark blue cloth covered boards, gold decor. Previous owner gift note. 447 pages. L 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall B001HV5X7G
56936 
Price: 51.34 USD
 
 
70 Father Was an Editor

Bolles, Joshua K.; Arthur D. Fuller (Illust.) 
Signed by Author on blank page with long Presen 1st Edition. 1940 Norton
Hardcover Very Good; Good+. Signed by Author on blank page with long Presentation note, with date. This copy presented to Charles H. Tarbox with a toast to the future of Hartford theater. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. Large Hartford Courant newspaper photos of author and 'Father' pasted to rear flypage. Has decorative bookplate of film director and movie historian Charles H. Tarbox. 284 pages. Intensely human study of the late 1800's editor of the New Milford Gazette in Litchfield County, Connecticut, as told by his son. Illustrated with line drawings. New York, NY 8.4 x 6 x 1.7 B000ON5698
92349 
Price: 57.55 USD
 
 
71 The Encyclopaedia of Liars and Deceivers

Bolt, Roelf; Brown, Andy (Translator) 
2014 Reaktion Books
Hardcover New; New. Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 278 pages. 9.5 x 6.33 x 1.1 1780232713 / 9781780232713
112613 
Price: 10.78 USD
 
 
72 The Encyclopaedia of Liars and Deceivers

Bolt, Roelf; Brown, Andy (Translator) 
2014 Reaktion Books
Hardcover Very Fine; Very Fine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 278 pages. 9.5 x 6.33 x 1.1 1780232713 / 9781780232713
112518 
Price: 10.70 USD
 
 
73 Brother Bill McKie Building the Union at Ford

Bonosky, Phillip 
1953 International Publishers
Paperback Good; Moderate general wear. Cover tips creased. Spine has crease lines. 192 pages. 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001QB2F6E
76694 
Price: 12.43 USD
 
 
74 Boswell's Life of Johnson Volume 2

Boswell, James 
1938 Oxford University Press
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Volume 2 ONLY, of 2 volumes. covers period 1776-1784. Dark blue cloth, gold spine decor, blind-stamped boards, blue top-stain. Light general wear. 704 pages. 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B002A18Z0Y
73639 
Price: 17.23 USD
 
 
75 Everybody's Boswell: being the life of samuel Johnson abridged from James Boswell's complete text and from the 'Tour to the Hebrides'

Boswell, James 
1961 G. Bell and Sons
Hardcover Very Good; Good+. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has short tears. 609 pages. London, UK 12mo 6.75 - 7.75'' tall B000IX05X6
92440 
Price: 9.55 USD
 
 
76 The Life Of Samuel Johnson Volumes 1 Thru 3

Boswell, James 
1963 Heritage Press
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 3 volumes complete! Tight Clean volumes ! In 3 original Decorated slipcases. Gray cloth boards. Gold + red decor. 473 pages. New York, NY L 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001303EYA
21819 
Price: 47.95 USD
 
 
77 The Life of Samuel Johnson, L.L.D., Reprinted Verbatim with the Appendix, The Principal Corrections and Additions,(3 Volumes)

Boswell, James 
1924 Navarre Society Limited
Hardcover Fine; No Jacket (as issued). Nice Firm Clean copy ! 1492 pages. London, UK L 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall B001PQQQQK
110415 
Price: 78.67 USD
 
 
78 Boswell in Holland 1763-1764. Including his correspondence with Belle de Zuylen (Zelide). Edited by Frederick A. Pottle.

BOSWELL, JAMES. 
1st Edition. 1952 McGraw-Hill
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. 433 pages. 9.5 x 6.2 x 1.7 B0006D6VCW
108336 
Price: 7.58 USD
 
 
79 Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763

Boswell, James; Frederick A. Pottle (Introduction); Christopher Morley (Foreword) 
1950 McGraw-Hill
Hardcover Very Good; No Jacket. Now first published from the original manuscript. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. 370 pages. 9.4 x 6.6 x 1.5 B0006ASEZC
108352 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
 
80 Valentino the Love God

Botham, Noel; Peter Donnely 
1976 Everest Books
Hardcover Very Good; Very Good. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner ink stamp (Surplus Library of Congress Duplicate). 248 pages. London, UK 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall 0903925494 / 9780903925495
88492 
Price: 7.20 USD
 
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