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Forty-one Years in India

By: (Colonial India) Roberts, Field Marshal Lord of Kandahara

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113580

Condition: 31st impression. Good+ front hinge cracked. Thirty-first edition in one volume


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Experience: A Memoir

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137844

ISBN: 0786866527

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Autobiography. Illustrated View more info

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Collecting Houses: 17th Century Houses - 20th Century Adventure

By: Baker, Anne W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Xlibris: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145441

ISBN: 1413417523

Condition: VG+ trade paperback with crease to corner of front cover SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


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Forty Years on the Stage: Others (Principally) and Myself

By: Barnes, J. H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138214

Condition: VG with some light cover spots. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page: "Cordially Yours, J. H. Barnes Feby. 1922. Book published in 1914"


Primarily a stage actor, Barnes (1850 - 1925) appeared in plays in Europe and the United States, including touring the wild west. He was friends with Edwin Booth. Made two silent films: "Hamlet" (1913) and "Westward Ho" (1919). Illustrated with numerous photographs View more info

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The Village and the Hill: Growing Up in Seal Harbor Maine in the 1930's

By: Billings, Richard W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Augusta, Day Mountain Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150892

Condition: Large paperback, light soiling to front cover, else near fine in wraps. Small owner's name on front endpaper


Sketches by the author View more info

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The Americanization of Edward Bok: An Autobiography

By: Bok, Edward

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 151504

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in wraps


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The Music Hunter: The Autobiography of a Career

By: Boulton, Laura

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146943

Condition: Near fine in VG+ Dust Jacket. Later printing. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page: "To Professor Wheaton Lane with the compliments of James and Jean Gerard and the best wishes of the author. Laura Boulton August 16, 1974"


Jean Gerard was America's permanent representative to Unesco. She played a key role in Ronald Reagan's decision to pull out of the agency in 1984. Boulton was a world renowned ethnomusicological collector and educator View more info

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Wide Neighborhoods: A Story of the Frontier Nursing Service

By: Breckinridge, Mary

Price: $95.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153644

Condition: Small stain at edge of front cover, else VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper dated April 16, 1952


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On Fire

By: Brown, Larry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 152686

ISBN: 0446671142

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


Memoirs of the author's days as a firefighter View more info

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Avelinda: The Legacy of a Yankee Yachtsman

By: Cabot, Thomas D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rockland ME, Island Institute: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154820

ISBN: 0884480925

Condition: Fine in a near fine Dust Jacket. First Edition stated


Memoirs of a yachtsman beginning with his first voyage to Maine in 1919. Author was a co-founder of the Maine Coast Heritage Trust View more info

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Voyage to America: The Journals of Thomas Cather

By: Cather, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Yoseloff: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 147265

Condition: VG+ in VG+ Dust Jacket


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Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China

By: Chang, Jung

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Touchstone: 2003

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 141846

Condition: Trade paperback, VG in pictorial wraps


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My Early Life (Young Winston)

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Manor Books: 1972

Edition: Photoplay edition

Seller ID: 153720

Condition: Mass market paperback; lightly tanning pages, VG+ in wraps. 1st printing


Basis for Richard Attenborough's 1972 film "Young Winston" starring Simon Ward, Anne Bancroft & Robert Shaw. With 16 pages of stills from the film View more info

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Sailing in a Spoonful of Water: A Man, a Family, and a Vintage Wooden Boat

By: Coomer, Joe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Picador: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150616

ISBN: 0312156464

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. Small owner's name on front endpaper


The adventures of Maine Summer resident Coomer after he bought a 60 year old vintage wooden boat View more info

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An Autobiography

By: Cushing, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 149946

ISBN: 029779132X

Condition: Trade paperback, VG+ in wraps. Pages tanning a bit


Preceded by a hardback edition in 1986. Illustrated with photographs View more info

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Fugitive Spring

By: Digges, Deborah

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140466

ISBN: 0394577221

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


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Our American Adventure

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: nd (1924)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150040

Condition: VG with some light fraying to spine cloth (no Dust Jacket). Attractive Sherlockian bookplate of previous owner on front pastedown endpaper


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Miriam's Kitchen: A Memoir

By: Ehrlich, Elizabeth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138627

ISBN: 0670869082

Condition: VG+ in VG+ Dust Jacket. Page 185 has a closed tear


A memoir filled with Eastern European Jewish cooking View more info

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Pay, Pack and Follow

By: Ewart-Biggs, Jane

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, Academy: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140482

ISBN: 0897331869

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page


Autobiography of the wife of the British Ambassador to Dublin who was assassinated by a car bomb in 1976. Illustrated View more info

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The Slippery Year: A Meditation on Happily Ever After

By: Gideon, Melanie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145930

ISBN: 030727067X

Condition: New in Dust Jacket. First printing


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