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Provincetown, 1949-1965 A Photographic Memoir by Jules Aarons

By: Aaron, Jules

Price: $27.79

Publisher: Boston Public Library: 2002

Seller ID: 114878


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 45 pages. View more info

Being Little in Cambridge When Everyone Else Was Big

By: Abbott, Eleanor Hallowell

Price: $8.16

Publisher: D. Appleton-Century: 1936

Seller ID: 89163


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 stor... View more info

The History of Napoleon Bonaparte with Maps and Illustrations Volumes I + II

By: Abbott, John Stevens Cabot (1805-1877)

Price: $53.32

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Brothers: 1855

Seller ID: 99217


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. View more info

The Memoirs of Orval M. Adam

By: Adam, Orval Michael

Price: $134.35

Publisher: Self Published: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Mary Dee Yeo .

Seller ID: 104914


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 s... View more info

My America 1928-1938

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $86.47

Publisher: Harper: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 84034


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. View more info

Charles Francis Adams 1835-1914 An Autobiography

By: Adams, Charles Francis

Price: $38.35

Publisher: Houghton MIfflin Co.: 1916

Edition: 4th Printing.

Seller ID: 110526


Moderate general wear. Minor waterstains. 224 pages. View more info

Harry Hopkins: A Biography

By: Adams, Henry Hitch; H. Averill Harriman (Foreword)

Price: $11.87

Publisher: New York, NY, Putnam: 1977

Seller ID: 119841


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 448 pages. The life story of the man behind FDR, the New Deal and Allied strategy in World War II. View more info

Pacific Lady: The First Woman to Sail Solo across the World's Largest Ocean (Outdoor Lives)

By: Adams, Sharon Sites; Coates, Karen; Reeves, Randall (Foreword)

Price: $8.16

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 2008

Seller ID: 116795


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 193 pages. View more info

The Genius of Lemuel Shaw: Expounder of the Common Law

By: Adlow, Elijah

Price: $12.96

Publisher: Massachusetts Bar Association]: 1962

Seller ID: 116965


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. View more info

One Man's Journey, A Memoir: Family Roots, Early Days, World War II

By: Ahrens, John B.

Price: $21.07

Publisher: John B. Ahrens: 2003

Seller ID: 107835


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 238 pages. View more info

Memoirs of the Court of King James the First

By: Aikin, Lucy

Price: $57.55

Publisher: London, UK, Longman, Hurst, Ress, Orme and Brown: 1822

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117459


Full brown leather, gold decor. Moderate general wear. Bindings cracked on gutter at front board. Foxing around frontspiece. 444 + 413 pages. View more info

Memoirs of the Court of King Charles the First: Two Volumes

By: Aikin, Lucy

Price: $88.32

Publisher: London, UK, Longman, Rees, Orme, etc.: 1833

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 117458


Full brown leather, gold decor. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 544 + 611 pages. View more info

Il Libro D'Oro of Those Whose Names Are Written in the Lamb's Book of Life

By: Alexander, Francis, Mrs., Translator; Not Illustrated (Illustrator)

Price: $15.31

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1905

Seller ID: 99285


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 1... View more info

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Shooter: An Autobiography : The Life and Times of Bob Allen

By: Allen, Bob

Price: $8.40

Publisher: Eakin Pr: 2001

Seller ID: 113430


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 451 pages. View more info

Bingham, Dana & Gould: a Centennial History

By: Allen, David Grayson

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Thomas Todd, Boston: 1991

Seller ID: 77301


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 195 pages. View more info

Theirs and the French Monarchy

By: Allison, John M S

Price: $51.64

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co: 1926

Seller ID: 89410


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. erasible pencil notes on rear endpaper. Text pages bright and unmarked. 379 pages. View more info

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Born to Rebel: The Life of Harriet Boyd Hawes

By: Allsebrook, Mary

Price: $31.61

Publisher: Oxbow Books: 2001

Seller ID: 116713


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 236 pages. View more info

Life and Experiences of Dan Alton in Eastern and Western Canada

By: Alton, Dan; Don Payne (Ed.)

Price: $28.75

Publisher: Published by Editor: 2007

Seller ID: 99203


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. View more info

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An Indian in Cowboy Country: Stories from an Immigrant's Life

By: Anand, Pradeep

Price: $11.77

Publisher: iUniverse, Inc.: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page with Presen

Seller ID: 96640


Signed by Author on Half-Title page with Presentation notation, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 196 pages. View more info

Mahatma Gandhi at Work: His Own Story Continued

By: Andrews, C. F. (Ed)

Price: $8.16

Publisher: New York, NY, Macmillan: 1931

Seller ID: 76511


Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Moderate general wear. 407 pages. View more info

A Collection of Recollections ( Newburyport, Massachusetts )

By: Andrews, Frances E.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Newburyport, MA, Squire & Swan: 1907

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120053


Undated. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 19 pages. Memoirs of Newburyport during the first half of the nineteenth century. View more info

The Life and Work of Robert Gibbings

By: Andrews, Martin J.

Price: $216.00

Publisher: Primrose Hill Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119370


With illustrations by Robert Gibbings. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has small bookplate. 446 pages. View more info

MadT

By: Anonymous

Price: $71.88

Publisher: London, UK, Privately Printed: 1902

Seller ID: 57467


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. View more info

Portraits of United States Senators

By: Anonymous

Price: $94.99

Publisher: Claremont, NH, Tracy, Kenney & Co: 1856

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 87071


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 Hal... View more info

Memoirs of a Late Officer in the Army of the United States By an Officer in the Same Service

By: Anonymous

Price: $30.81

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, American Sunday-School Union: 1836

Seller ID: 99908


Black cloth spine, marbled paper covered boards. Moderate general wear. Rear loose endpaper removed. Moderate 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. View more info

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Biography of an Idea

By: Anshen, Ruth Nanda

Price: $22.99

Publisher: Moyer Bell Ltd: 1986

Seller ID: 81817


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! View more info

Letters of Matthew Arnold. 2 Vols

By: Arnold, Matthew

Price: $23.90

Publisher: Macmillan: 1895

Seller ID: 85952


Moderate general wear. Light foxing on preliminary and ending pages. 467 + 442 pages. View more info

Henry Purcell

By: Arundell, Dennis Drew

Price: $25.93

Publisher: Oxford university press, H. Milford: 1927

Seller ID: 107965


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 136 pages. View more info

The Evolution of Walt Whitman: The Creation of a Book

By: Asselineau, Roger

Price: $14.35

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1962

Seller ID: 78146


Nice Firm copy ! Jacket has edge wear, short tears, tape repair. Previous owner name. 392 pages. View more info

Extreme Event Mitigation in Buildings: Analysis and Design

By: Association, National Fire Protection (Nfpa) (Contributor)

Price: $67.15

Publisher: National Fire Protection Association: 2006

Seller ID: 99608


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 559 pages. View more info

The Daughter of Peter the Great: A History of Russian Diplomacy and of the Russian Court Under the Empress Elizabeth Petrova

By: Bain, Robert Nisbet

Price: $81.55

Publisher: Ams Pr Inc: 1972

Seller ID: 94876


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 328 pages. View more info

The Prisoner's Wife

By: bandele, asha

Price: $10.69

Publisher: Scribner: 1999

Seller ID: 93655


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 219 pages. View more info

The American Statesman; or, Illustrations of the Life and Character of Daniel Webster

By: Banvard, Joseph

Price: $60.43

Publisher: Boston, MA, Gould and Lincoln: 1853

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 72972


1st Printing. Bright red blindstamped cloth, bright gold spine decor. Light general wear. Scattered foxing. Page ends age-toned. 333 pages. View more info

Margaret Ogilvy - By Her Son, J. M. Barrie

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: $71.29

Publisher: New York, NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1906

Seller ID: 73455


Light general wear. Gray paper-covered binding with attractive gold decor, top page edges gold gilt. 207 pages. View more info

Margaret Ogilvy

By: Barrie, J.M.

Price: $14.35

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1896

Seller ID: 106142


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 204 pages. View more info

Voyage du Jeune Anacharsis en Grece Tome Premier, et Memoires de Barthelemy, Catalogue des Ouvrages de Barthelemy

By: Barthelemy, J.J.

Price: $43.20

Publisher: Paris, France, Chez Mme Dabo-Butschert: 1826

Seller ID: 111042


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. View more info

Back Then

By: Beckham, Beverly; Henderson, Pat (Editor)

Price: $34.51

Publisher: Host Communications: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 98855


Signed by Author on Title page. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 304 pages. View more info

The View from Shangri-La: Seventy Summers on Lake Kezar

By: Beckhard, Richard

Price: $27.78

Publisher: Richard Beckhard: 1990

Seller ID: 116861


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Minor bumps on spine. View more info

Colonel Edward Howland Robinson Green and the World He Created at Round Hill

By: Bedell, Barbara Fortin

Price: $47.95

Publisher: Barbara Fortin Bedell: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 108783


Signed by Author on Title page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 150 pages. View more info

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Duveen: The Story of the Most Spectacular Art Dealer of All Time

By: Behrman, S.N.

Price: $56.64

Publisher: Little Bookroom: 2003

Seller ID: 107304


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 242 pages. View more info

An Assessment of Life in Rhode Island As an African American in the Era from 1918 to 1993

By: Bell, Andrew J.

Price: $29.29

Publisher: Vantage Pr: 1997

Seller ID: 95295


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket front top missing small chip. 117 pages. View more info

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Henry Miller in conversation with Georges Belmont

By: Belmont, Georges; Henry Miller; Harry Scott (Translator); Antony Macnabb (Translator)

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Quadrangle Books: 1972

Seller ID: 81888


Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 103 pages. View more info

My War with the United States (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books)

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $19.15

Publisher: New York, NY, The Modern Library: 1941

Edition: First Thus.

Seller ID: 119248


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 151 pages. View more info

A Run Through Europe

By: Benedict, Erastus C.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Appleton & Company: 1860

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119796


Moderate general wear. Some foxing throughout. Much writing in pencil on end papers. 552 pages. View more info

I Am a Rabbi's Wife

By: Bengis, Esther

Price: $11.59

Publisher: Moodus, CT, Esther Bengis: 1938

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 89161


1st Printing. Green cloth, gold lettering. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 136 pages. View more info

The Journal of Arnold Bennett, 1896 - 1910

By: Bennett, Arnold

Price: $20.88

Publisher: New York, NY, The Viking Press: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117751


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. 417 pages. Enoch Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931) was an English writer. He is best known as a novelist, but he also worked in other fields such as the theatre, journalism, propaganda and films. View more info

Elmer Adler in the World of Books. Reminisences

By: Bennett, Paul A., Editor

Price: $8.16

Publisher: The Grolier Club: 1964

Seller ID: 94870


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 114 pages. View more info

The Story of Bovril

By: Bennett, Richard; Robert Gibbings

Price: $52.21

Publisher: London, UK, Bovril Limited: 1953

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119373


With illustrations by Robert Gibbings. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has edge wear, medium tears, missing chips. Has small bookplate. 8 plates + 34 pages. View more info

The Upton Letters

By: Benson, Arthur Christopher

Price: $11.03

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1906

Seller ID: 117933


Moderate general wear. Rear hinge down to mesh. 335 pages. View more info

Da Galileo Alle Stelle ( From Galileo to the Stars ) Italian / English Edition

By: Bertola, Francesco; Danesin, Francesco

Price: $52.37

Publisher: Cittadella, Italy, Biblos Edizioni: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 86682


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. View more info

Memoirs of Maximilian de Bethune, Duke of Sully (Volume 2)

By: Bethune, Maximilian De; Duke Of Sully

Price: $76.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, UK, A. Donaldson, at Pope's Head: 1760

Seller ID: 76422


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, s... View more info

Abraham Lincoln 1809-1858 (2 Volume Set)

By: Beveridge, Albert J.

Price: $28.75

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1928

Seller ID: 80034


Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. 2 volumes complete. Moderate general wear. 607 + 741 pages. View more info

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Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1858, by Albert J. Beveridge Volumes I & II

By: Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah

Price: $172.75

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1928

Edition: Limited Edition.

Seller ID: 83493


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 ... View more info

D.B. Updike And John Bianchi. A Note On Their Association.

By: Bianchi, Daniel B.

Price: $11.95

Publisher: The Society Of Printers: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 99196


1st Printing. Limited edition of 150 for the Society of Printers. Has plain glassine jacket. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 30 pages. View more info

William Leete: Co-founder of Guilford

By: Biggs, Charles Lewis

Price: $12.91

Publisher: Self-Published: 1940

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 95431


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Staplebound. 50 pages. View more info

Crush: Lessons learned through a lifetime of crushes

By: Blazynski, Jaimy; Guay, Amanda (Editor); Taback, Tracy (Editor); Marco, Stefanie (Cover Design)

Price: $15.40

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2011

Inscription: Signed by Author inside front cover .

Seller ID: 118219


Signed by Author inside front cover. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 102 pages. View more info

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Feet in the Fire: A Young German Girl's Life in Nazi Germany

By: Blewett, Margot Fusser

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Authorlink: 2001

Seller ID: 116759


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 316 pages. View more info

Novelists and Novels: A Collection of Critical Essays (Bloom's Literary Criticism 20th Anniversary Collection)

By: Bloom, Harold, Ed

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Checkmark Books: 2007

Seller ID: 107112


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 588 pages. View more info

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Accidental Encounters With History: (and Some Lessons Learned)

By: Bloomfield, Lincoln P.

Price: $23.67

Publisher: Hot House Press: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 99687


Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 2 board tips bumped. 222 pages. Through a linked series of highly personal essays on foreign affairs and the world scene, Lincoln Bloomfield draws on his extraordinary career during the past half century. View more info

On Shelley

By: Blunden, Edmund; Gavin De Beer; Sylva Norman

Price: $19.75

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 86675


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. View more info

Encyclopedia of American Biography

By: Board, A Notable Advisory

Price: $44.11

Publisher: American Historical Society: 1936

Seller ID: 56936


Nice Tight copy ! Dark blue leather spine and board tips, dark blue cloth covered boards, gold decor. Previous owner gift note. 447 pages. View more info

Father Was an Editor

By: Bolles, Joshua K.; Arthur D. Fuller (Illust.)

Price: $19.15

Publisher: New York, NY, Norton: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with long Presen

Seller ID: 92349


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 ... View more info

Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel

By: Boman, Eric; Koda, Harold (Introduction); Apfel, Iris (Contributor)

Price: $28.74

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 2007

Seller ID: 120260


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 160 pages. View more info

Brother Bill McKie Building the Union at Ford

By: Bonosky, Phillip

Price: $12.26

Publisher: International Publishers: 1953

Seller ID: 76694


Moderate general wear. Cover tips creased. Spine has crease lines. 192 pages. View more info

The Life Of Samuel Johnson Volumes 1 Thru 3

By: Boswell, James

Price: $47.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Heritage Press: 1963

Seller ID: 21819


3 volumes complete! Tight Clean volumes ! In 3 original Decorated slipcases. Gray cloth boards. Gold + red decor. 473 pages. View more info

Everybody's Boswell: Being the Life of Samuel Johnson Abridged from James Boswell's

By: Boswell, James

Price: $25.87

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & company: 1930

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119602


Moderate general wear. 665 pages. View more info

Valentino the Love God

By: Botham, Noel; Peter Donnely

Price: $8.30

Publisher: London, UK, Everest Books: 1976

Seller ID: 88492


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner ink stamp (Surplus Library of Congress Duplicate). 248 pages. View more info

A Blind Man's Offering

By: Bowen, B. B

Price: $28.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Self-Published: 1888

Seller ID: 89377


New 1888 Preface by the author. Brown cloth, gold spine lettering. Moderate general wear. Cloth worn through at spine ends and board tips. 432 pages. Early nineteenth century tales about the blind by a former student of The New England institution for the Blind. Has a chapter on deaf-blind Laura Bridgman. View more info

Drake

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Dorsett New York: 1991

Seller ID: 111554


England's Greatest Seafarer. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 252 pages. View more info

Naturalist of Souls: Studies in Psychography

By: BRADFORD, GAMALIEL

Price: $16.08

Publisher: Houghton MIfflin: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115461


Nice Firm copy ! Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Previous owner name. 369 pages. Contents: Walter Pater, The Poetry of Donne, A Pessimist Poet (Leopardi), Anthony Trollope, An Odd Sort of Popular Book (The Anatomy of Melancholy), Alexander Dumas, A French Lamb (Lemaitre), A Great English Portrait-Painter (Earl of Clarendon), A Gentleman of Athens (Xenophon), Letters of a Roman Gentleman (Pliny), Ivid Among the Goths, Portrait of a Saint (Francis of Sales). View more info

Darwin

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $28.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1926

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 115107


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 315 pages. View more info

The Diary of Otto Braun: With selections from his letters and poems

By: Braun, Otto; Julie Vogelstein (Editor); Havelock Ellis (Introduction)

Price: $16.74

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 99784


1st Printing. Tan spine cloth with paper label, floral paper covered boards. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Moderate general wear. 362 pages. Otto Braun was killed on the Western Front in the spring of 1918, before his twenty-first birthday. A selection of his poems, extracts from his diaries and letters is made in this book. View more info

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Margit Kovacs (In Hungarian)

By: Brestyanszy, Ilona Pataky; Margit Kovacs; Susanna Horn (Translator)

Price: $11.47

Publisher: Corvina: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 109028


In Hungarian. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 221 pages. Hungarian sculptress. View more info

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Margit Kovacs

By: Brestyanszy, Ilona Pataky; Margit Kovacs; Susanna Horn (Translator)

Price: $11.47

Publisher: Corvina: 1976

Edition: 5th Printing.

Seller ID: 110333


In Hungarian. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. 221 pages. Hungarian sculptress. View more info

Reign of Henry VIII: From His Accession to the Death of Wolsey, Reviewed and Illustrated from Original Documents. 2 Volumes

By: Brewer, James Gairdner

Price: $57.55

Publisher: John Murray: 1884

Seller ID: 87054


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Brown cloth, gold and black decor. Spine ends chipped, long tears along spine/board borders. 616 + 517 pages. View more info

For the Life of Me

By: Briscoe, Robert; Alden Hatch

Price: $28.75

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118518


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 340 pages. View more info

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Robert Koch: A Life in Medicine and Bacteriology (Scientific Revolutionaries : a Biographical Series)

By: Brock, Thomas D.

Price: $53.29

Publisher: Science Tech Pub: 1988

Seller ID: 108338


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner gift notation. 364 pages. View more info

John Hancock: His book

By: Brown, A. E

Price: $57.55

Publisher: Boston, MA, Lee and Shepard: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 114723


Brick cloth, gold and black decor, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked, except for previous owner's name in pencil. 286 pages. John Hancock as a merchant, President of the Continental Congress, Governor of Massachusetts, in good health and bad, Madeira wine trade. Hancock's business associates. View more info

Sills of Bowdoin

By: Brown, Herbert Ross

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 87124


Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. Jacket has light edge wear. 440 pages. View more info