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Image for Always Nine Years Old: Sarah Orne Jewett's Childhood

Always Nine Years Old: Sarah Orne Jewett's Childhood

By: Sargent, Ruth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scarborough, ME, Book by Graphics: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152864

Condition: VG in stapled wraps. Small owner's name stamp on front endpaper


Jewett (1849-1909) was a novelist and poet best known for her stories of the Maine coast View more info

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Endgame: A Journal of the Seventy Ninth Year

By: Sarton, May

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Norton: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152842

ISBN: 0393033465

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


Maine author. Illustrated View more info

The Boy Who Saw True

By: Scott, Cyril

Price: $15.00

Publisher: C. W. Daniel Co: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 156610

ISBN: 085435493X

Condition: Mass market paperback, new in wraps


Originally published in 1953 View more info

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James Russell Lowell: A Biography in Two Volumes

By: Scudder, Horace Elisha

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Riverside Press: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139661

Condition: Both volumes are VG (no Dust Jacket) Large Paper numbered edition, #64 of 350 copies printed, many pages uncut. Complete two volume set free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact


Vol. I, 455 pages; Vol. II, 482 pages View more info

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Anna May - Eighty-two Years in New England

By: Sevigny, Anna M. (edited by) Hunter, Julia A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Orono, Maine, The Northeast Folklore Society: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145469

Condition: Fine trade paperback


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Anna May - Eighty-two Years in New England

By: Sevigny, Anna M. (edited by) Hunter, Julia A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Orono, Maine, The Northeast Folklore Society: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149619

Condition: Fine trade paperback, previous owner's name on first page


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Architects of Victory: Six Heroes of the Cold War

By: Shattan, Joseph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, Heritage Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151964

ISBN: 0891950842

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps. 2nd printing


Churchill, Truman, Pope John Paul, Solzhenitsyn, Adenauer & Reagan View more info

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Personal History: Youth and Revolution: the Story of One Person's Relationship to Living History

By: Sheean, Vincent

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Star Books: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 153024

Condition: VG in a VG Dust Jacket


The author's National Book Award winner (Most Distinquised Biography of 1935) was the basis for Alfred Hitchcock's 1940 classic "Foreign Correspondent" View more info

Valentino

By: Shulman, Irving

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Trident: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128562

Condition: 2nd printing. VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket


Illustrated biography of the silent star View more info

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Hellhound On His Trial

By: Sides, Hampton

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154329

ISBN: 0307387437

Condition: Fine trade paperback


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The Mystery of Georges Simenon

By: Simenon, Georges Bresler, Fenton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Beaufort: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003125

Condition: VG+ in VG Dust Jacket


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William Kelly: A Tribute offered by the University of Aberdeen

By: Simpson, W. Douglas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Aberdeen, University Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123670

Condition: VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket. A very clean and tight copy


A memorial volume for the Aberdeen architect William Kelly (1861-1944), who designed Gothic churches and neo-classical office buildings, and is described in the preface as "the last of [Scotland's] heroic race of great scholar-architects". Kelly was an honorary graduate of the University and carried out the restoration of its King's College Chapel as well as other work for that institution. He also lectured there, and five of his lectures are printed, followed by photo illustrations of some of his work View more info

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Haunted Island, Maine

By: Smith, Patty

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, RoseDog Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145459

ISBN: 1434996956

Condition: VG+ trade paperback, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR


"A true story of one woman's journey from a victim of sexual harassment and assault to a survivor" View more info

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My Life in Art

By: Stanislavski, Constantin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Theater Arts Books: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 143417

Condition: VG+ in Good- Dust Jacket with name written on free endpaper


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From Scotland to Silverado

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis Hart, James D. (edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Belknap Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141709

Condition: VG+ in Good+ Dust Jacket


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Diana: The Children's Princess

By: Storey, Harriet

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Fawcett: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 130802

Condition: Fine in color pictorial wraps


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Image for Lytton Strachey by Himself: A Self-Portrait

Lytton Strachey by Himself: A Self-Portrait

By: Strachey, Lytton Holroyd, Michael (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Holt: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128101

Condition: Light foxing, else VG+ in VG+ Dust Jacket


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Image for Everyone Loves You When You're Dead: Journeys Into Fame and Madness

Everyone Loves You When You're Dead: Journeys Into Fame and Madness

By: Strauss, Neil

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, It Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136253

ISBN: 0061543675

Condition: VG in pictorial wraps


Rock musicians View more info

The Secret Life of Walter Winchell

By: Stuart, Lyle

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Boar's Head Books: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128099

Condition: VG in VG+, price-clipped Dust Jacket


An unauthorized biography View more info

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Jonathan Swift: The Reluctant Rebel

By: Stubbs, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Norton: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154860

ISBN: 039323942X

Condition: VG+ in Dust Jacket. Previous owner has taped the jacket flaps to the endpapers with clear tape and also penned "2016" to the title page, otherwise a nice copy. First American edition stated


Illustrated View more info