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Recollections of Three Reigns

By: Ponsonby, Sir Frederick (first Lord Sysonby)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153870

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket)


Queen Victoria, King Edward VII & King George V. Prepared for press with notes and an introductory memoir by Colin Welch View more info

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Nunaga: Ten Years of Eskimo Life

By: Pryde, Duncan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 151360

ISBN: 0552092312

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in wraps with light foxing to upper edge


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Seven Britons in Imperial Russia 1698-1812

By: Putnam, Peter (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151774

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket. Some light foxing to edges


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Whodunit: a Biblio-Bio-Anecdotal Memoir of Frederic Dannay

By: Queen, Ellery Sullivan, Eleanor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Targ: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119284

Condition: One of 150 copies SIGNED BY Sullivan, fine in original parchment Dust Jacket which has a couple of several closed tears. Frontispiece portrait of Frederic Dannay signed by artist John Groth


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Shrouded Memories: True Stories from the White Mountains of New Hampshire

By: Ramsey, Floyd W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln (NH), Self Published: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148486

Condition: Fine, issued without Dust Jacket. Fourth printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


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The Amazing Mr. Doolittle: A Biography of Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle

By: Reynolds, Quentin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Appleton: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151892

Condition: Light foxing and light wear to head of spine, else VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket missing some shallow chips


Frontispiece photo portrait of Doolittle View more info

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The Man From Devil's Island

By: Rickards, Colin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Stein & Day: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151624

Condition: Fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket a bit color faded on spine


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Henry Fielding: A Biography

By: Rogers, Pat

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140464

ISBN: 0684162644

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


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Richard III

By: Ross, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 131534

Condition: Fine (no Dust Jacket)


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Audubon

By: Rourke, Constance

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155656

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket). 3rd printing


illustrated in color and black & white View more info

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

Image for James Russell Lowell: A Biography in Two Volumes

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


Biography View more info