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A Woman of Passion: The Life of E. Nesbit 1858-1924

By: Briggs, Julia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, New Amsterdam: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150828

ISBN: 0941533034

Condition: Near fine in a near fine Dust Jacket


A biography of childrens' author and poet. Illustrated View more info

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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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Bulls In the Meadow

By: Bull, Peter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1957

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 142695

Condition: VG+ in Good+ Dust Jacket


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John Kennedy: A Political Profile

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153906

Condition: Fine in a fine, price-clipped Dust Jacket. First edition (stated), 1st printing


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Accidental Millionaire: The Rise and Fall of Steve Jobs at Apple Computer

By: Butcher, Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Paragon House Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 147819

ISBN: 0913729795

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ lightly rubbed Dust Jacket


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The James M. Cain Cookbook

By: Cain, James M. Hoopes, Roy & Barrett, Lynne (eds.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Carnegie Mellon: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141836

ISBN: 0887480470

Condition: Trade paperback, as new in pictorial wraps. SIGNED BY co-editor Lynne Barrett on the title page


"Guide to Home Singing, Physical Fitness, and Animals (Especially Cats)" View more info

Image for Henry Adams and His Friends: A Collection of His Unpublished Letters

Henry Adams and His Friends: A Collection of His Unpublished Letters

By: Cater, Harold Dean (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150938

Condition: VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket with small rubbed spot and chip to base of spine. Previous owner's bookplate on front endpaper


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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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Elizabeth 1

By: Chidsey, Donald Barr

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146939

Condition: VG+ in VG Dust Jacket


Biography of Queen Elizabeth 1 View more info

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Allie Cole: A Maine Pioneer

By: Cole, Galen

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Portland (ME), Casco Printing Co: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157654

Condition: Fine hardcover, no dust jacket as issued. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page


Biography of Coles Express founder in the early days of the last century. Illustrated with photographs and a map View more info

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Boyd: The Fighter Pilot Who Changed the Art of War

By: Coram, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157836

ISBN: 0316881465

Condition: Advance copy, fine in wraps


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Maggie Smith: A Biography

By: Coveney, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153674

ISBN: 1250081483

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. 1st printing


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Jennie: The Young Lady Churchill

By: Curtis, Rosemary A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154042

Condition: Fine in a VG+, price-clipped Dust Jacket. First edition stated


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Just One Catch: A Biography of Joseph Heller

By: Daugherty, Tracy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153512

ISBN: 0312596855

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


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Jeb Stuart

By: de Grummond, Lena Y. & Delaune, Lynn de Grummond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157374

Condition: Fine in a near fine dust jacket. First edition stated


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The Prophet Armed Trotsky 1879-1921

By: Deutscher, Isaac

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157406

Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket. First edition, 2nd printing 1963


First title in the author's three-volume biography View more info

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Booth Tarkington, A Gentleman From Indiana: The Man, His Work, His Opinions

By: Dickinson, Asa Don

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Page & Co: (1920's)

Edition: Edition not stated

Seller ID: 139447

Condition: Good in stapled wraps with covers split at bottom staple and above top staple. "Booth Tarkington 1929" is written on the cover most likely by the previous owner


Promotional booklet first published in 1914 and reprinted into the late 1920s, with revisions to the text and updates of the bibliographical checklist 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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John Bute; An Informal Portrait

By: Drummond, Maldwin edited by

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Michael Russell: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123688

Condition: Fine with no Dust Jacket as issued


Scotish nobleman. Illustrated View more info

Image for Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook

Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook

By: Dugard, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Washington Square: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 153692

ISBN: 0743400690

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


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