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An Educational Odyssey

By: Snyder, Henry Nelson

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Abingdon-Cokesbury Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050838

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket worn, covers slightly spotted. Snyder, long time president of Wofford College, reminisces on his life and, especially, the years since 1902 when he took the office at Wofford. Size: 8vo. 272 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Education. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Pier Paolo Pasolini

By: Snyder, Stephen

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Boston, Twayne Publishers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052766

ISBN: 0805792716

Condition: Very Good Condition


Heavy ink scoring scattered throughout. Size: 8vo. 199 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Theatre & Plays. ISBN/EAN: 9780805792713. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Laurence Olivier: A Biography

By: Spoto, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harpercollins: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 037041

ISBN: 0060183152

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on front free end paper. Widely regarded as the greatest actor of the twentieth century, Laurence Olivier (1907-1989) was as troubled as he was talented. A man desperate for affection and approval, plagued with self-doubt and self-loathing, Olivier escaped his personal conflicts on the stage, where he perfected his skills to a remarkable degree. His interpretations of Shakespeare, Chekhov, Coward and countless other playwrights on stage made theater history, and his performances in the films Wuthering Heights, Henry V, Richard III, and Spartacus are equally legendary. S... View more info

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Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. Rockefeller

By: Steve Weinberg

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059661

ISBN: 0393049353

Condition: Like New


The biographies of investigative reporter, Ida Minerva Tarbell, and one of the world's wealthiest men, John D. Rockefeller. Ms. Tarbell's reporting eventually led to the landmark antitrust decision by the U. S. Supreme Court. Beige paper cover with silver lettering on spine. 304 pp., index. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Marjam Marienrede an Einer Wende

By: Stirnimann, Heinrich

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Freiburg, Universitatsverlag Freiburg: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046587

ISBN: 3727806362

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket slightly wrinkled. Signed gift inscription from the author inside. Size: 8vo. 543 pages. Text is in German. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; German Language; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9783727806360. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Life Stories of Great Composers

By: Streatfeild, R. A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Theo. Presser: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055140

Condition: Fair Condition


Binding a little rubbed, back strip sunned, inner binding split in the middle. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 585 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Music. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Angela Thirkell: Portrait of a Lady Novelist (First Edition)

By: Strickland, Margot

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Duckworth: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032614

ISBN: 0715611240

Condition: Very Good


Thirkell wrote over 30 novels and established a reputation as the grande dame sans merci of the London literary world. This is the first biography of Thirkell. Burgundy cloth with gold spine lettering. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Illustrated. 182pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Life Of John Duncan

By: Stuart, A Moody

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Banner of Truth: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 046424

ISBN: 0851516084

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Small 8vo 7?" - 8". 229 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 3. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780851516080. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Memorial To a King (George V)

By: Stuart, Campbell

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Batchworth Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050376

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket quite rubbed, soiled, edges little worn. Some soiling to edges of book covers. Size: 8vo. 103 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

The Year of My Rebirth

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ashland, KY, Jesse Stuart Foundation: 1991

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 018092

ISBN: 094508417X

Condition: Very Good


No writing in the book - not even an owners name. binding tight, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A. J. A. Symons: His Life and Speculations

By: Symons, Julian

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055134

Condition: Good Condition (ex-library)


Rubbed, corners bumped, lending library book plate inside. Inner hinges broken & taped with the tape browning. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 283 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Whittaker Chambers: A Biography (First Edition)

By: Tanenhaus, Sam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036964

ISBN: 0394585593

Condition: New


Primarily known as the accuser of Alger Hiss, Whittaker Chambers was a commanding, complex figure who was center stage during many of the public events of his time, yet remained intensely private. This book covers Chambers' personal life, as well as his emergence as a dominant voice in the postwar ant-Communist movement. Two toned cloth. New copy. Mylar cover. xiv, 638pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Trials and Triumphs an Autobiography

By: Tardy, W. T. [1872? - 1919]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Marshall, Mrs. W. T. Tardy: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055402

Condition: Good Condition


Boards soiled, stained at edges, corners bumped. Little foxing mostly from the two photograph illustrations. Suffering from lateral sclerosis, Tardy nevertheless completed this autobiography even after he could no longer use any muscles. Size: Small Octavo. 121 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Thaddeus Stevens, delivered in the House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., December 17, 1868 (First Edition)

By: Thaddeus Stevens

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038567

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with gold lettering on front cover. Paneled cloth. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. 84pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Herringshaw's Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century: Accurate and Succinct Biographies of Famous Men and Women In All Walks of Life Who Are and Have Been the Ascknowledged Leaders of Life and Thought of the United States Since It's Formation, Entirely Covering the Field of Literature, Science, History, Politics, and the Mechanical and Industrial Arts

By: Thomans William Herringshaw, Compiler and Editor; Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, American Publisher's Association: 1907

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061494

Condition: Good


Black cloth covers with gilt lettering/designs. Marbled page edges. End-papers marbled. Illustrated with portraints. cxx, 1046pp. Covers and spine are stained, as well as rubbed and discolored in place. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Good only. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Passages in a Wandering Life

By: Thomas Arnold

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019681

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, spine sunned, tears all along front gutter, head of spine chipped, rough cut pages, end papers foxed, frontispiece portrait, 268pp., index, No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

An Annotated Autobiography (Signed) From the Library of Morton H. Smith

By: Thomas High Spence, Jr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Montreat, NC, Self-published: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042441

Condition: Very Good -


First Edition. Inscribed by the author to Morton Smith on front free end paper. Original cellophane dust wrapper is loose fitting. Board slightly warped. Illustrated. xiii, 113pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith h... View more info

Gomez: Tyrant of the Andes; Man of Glory: Simon Bolivar (Two volumes in slipcase)

By: Thomas Rourke

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1941

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036553

Condition: Very Good


A brilliant study in contrasts, these parallel lives illuminate the depths and the heights of Latin American politics. Two volumes in original fair condition slipcase. Red cloth with gold spine labels. Portrait frontispieces. Folding map in volume 1 is present. xvi, 320pp., index; xi, 385pp., index. No writing in the books. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Herringshaw's Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century. Accurate and Succinct Biographies of Famous Men and Women in All Walks of Life...(First Edition) ..

By: Thomas William Herringshaw

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Publishers' Association: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039281

Condition: Good


Herringshaw's Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century. Accurate and Succinct Biographies of Famous Men and Women in All Walks of Life...Brown paneled cloth. Spine worn. Front hinge starting. Decorated end-papers. All page edges gilt. First few leaves slight worming on corners (not affecting text). Triple columns. 1,046pp. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life of Izaak Walton; including Notices of His Contemporaries, by Thomas Zouch

By: Thomas Zouch

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Gosden: 1826

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 033348

Condition: Very Good +


Rebound in quarter leather with marbled boards. Original black leather spine label. 18 plates. Mild foxing. An attractive book. Professionally rebound. 93pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Old Order Based on the Diary of Elizabeth Baker (Dolgelley 1778-1786)

By: Thomas, Ben Bowen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Univ. of Wales: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057800

Condition: Good Condition


Wrappers quite rubbed, soiling, staples rusted. Social life in Wales in late 18th century. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 52 pages. Illustrator: Two full page scenes.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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The Carolina Tribute to Calhoun

By: Thomas, J. P. (Ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Columbia, Richard L. Bryan: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045690

Condition: Fair Condition


Quite worn, damp stained, back strip pulled loose. Inside damp stained, stitching weak & signature pulled, foxed. Generally shabby condition. Size: 8vo. 415 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Daniel Williams "Presbyterian Bishop

By: Thomas, Roger

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Dr Williams's Trust: 1964

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 048934

Condition: Good Condition


Wrappers rubbed, little soiled, some light interior foxing. Size: 8vo. 24 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Moses Brown Reluctant Reformer

By: Thompson, Mack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051256

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, little soiled, edges little worn. Size: 8vo. 316 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 3. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Six Masters in Disillusion

By: Thorold, Algar Labouchere

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Port Washington, Kennikat Press: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051257

ISBN: 0804613648

Condition: Very Good Condition


Covers slightly rubbed. Size: 8vo. 163 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 4. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Philosophy. ISBN/EAN: 9780804613644. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Butler's Lives of the Saints (Vol. 3 Only of 4) July - September

By: Thurston, Herbert J. & Donald Attwater (Eds. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster,, Christian Classics: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 046164

Condition: Very Good Condition


(Vol. 3 only of 4) paperback. Size: 8vo. 725 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

What Goes Around Comes Around: The Lives of Tina and Frank Keller (First Edition)

By: Tina and Frank Keller

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 032275

Condition: Very Good +


Autobiography of military career and travels of Colonel Frank Keller during WWII and his extensive travels from post WWII to 2003 (Denmark). Spiral bound. Clear plastic cover. 62 pages with extensive photo section at rear. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for James Mapes Dodge (1852-1915) Mechanical Engineer, Inventor, Pioneer in Industry

James Mapes Dodge (1852-1915) Mechanical Engineer, Inventor, Pioneer in Industry

By: Torrence, George P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057587

Condition: Good Condition


Edges little soiled, staples rusted. The Newcomen Society of North America was chartered in 1961, following the earlier establishment in 1923 of the Newcomen Society in England. The focus is on "material history, as distinguished from political history". This includes education, business, banking, railroads, utilities, insurance, & other enterprises contributing to the progress of society. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 24 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiograph... View more info

Constance Fenimore Woolson: The Grief of Artistry (First Edition)

By: Torsney, Cheryl B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens & London, University of Georgia Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036987

ISBN: 0820311014

Condition: Fine


Woolson was a perceptive writer who understood the task of female artistry and the suffering it was bound to produce. She was a sensitive woman who recognized her precarious, powerless position in a changing world. Nice first edition copy in a mylar cover. Illustrated. Green cloth with gold spine lettering. Textured end papers. 177pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for William Brown Bell (1879-1950) Quaker -- Lawyer -- Business Leader "Molding the Future Through Chemistry

William Brown Bell (1879-1950) Quaker -- Lawyer -- Business Leader "Molding the Future Through Chemistry

By: Towe, Kenneth C.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057588

Condition: Good Condition


Edges little soiled, staples rusted. The Newcomen Society of North America was chartered in 1961, following the earlier establishment in 1923 of the Newcomen Society in England. The focus is on "material history, as distinguished from political history". This includes education, business, banking, railroads, utilities, insurance, & other enterprises contributing to the progress of society. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 24 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts, photo frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biog... View more info

From Corrib To Cultra: Folklife Essays In Honour Of Alan Gailey (First Edition)

By: Trefor M. Owen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ireland, Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University Belfast: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032331

ISBN: 0853897654

Condition: Like New


Gailey was former director of the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum at Cultra in County Down. Like new paperback. Erratum slip bound in. Portrait frontispiece. Illustrated. No writing in the book. x, 257pp., bibliography. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Scotsman from Lumber River: Farmer, Industrialist, Banker, Public Servant (Signed First Edition)

By: Underwood, Mary Evelyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Pentland Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027545

ISBN: 1571970193

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with gold lettering. Author's gift inscription on title page. There is no other writing in the book. xi, 186pp. Portrait frontispiece. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

One Clear Call

By: Upton Sinclair

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1948

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 026663

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth with silver lettering. No writing in the book. Mylar cover. ix, 629pp. Dust jacket shipped at head of spine and at top of rear cover. Still an attractive solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Upton Sinclair Presents William Fox (First Edition)

By: Upton Sinclair

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Upton Sinclair: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030886

Condition: Very Good


A melodrama of fortune, conflict and triumph about the famous American industrialist. Orange publisher's cloth with black lettering and design on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. xvii, 377pp. Frontispiece portrait. Spine sunned. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Samuel Willard, 1640-1707: Preacher of Orthodoxy in an Era of Change

By: Van Dyken, Seymour

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gran Rapids, William B. Eerdmans: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055410

Condition: Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, price clipped. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 224 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Memorial Addresses at a Service Honoring Ernest Carroll Moore 1871-1955 (First Edition)

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027857

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Held in Royce Hall Auditorium on the Los Angeles Campus of the University of California February 15, 1955. Five Eulogies. Includes a letter from Moore's widow (Kate Gordon Moore) to "Mrs, Klingberg" dated December 9, 1957. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Dudley C. Haskell (A Representative from Kansas), delivered in the House of Representatives and in the Senate, Forty-Eighth Congress, First Session (First Edition)

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Government Printing Office: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030826

Condition: Good


Brown gilt cloth with gold lettering on front cover. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. 78pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Caxton & the Art of Printing, with James Watt & the Steam Engine

By: Various / Unstated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: No date

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 044382

Condition: Very Good Condition


Quite rubbed, little shaken, foxing & paper little age toned. Size: 12mo. 384 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Biographical List of the Members of "The Club of Nobody's Friends" Since its Foundation 21 June, 1800 to 30 Sept. 1885 (With Vol. 2 Extending List to 29 April 1902)

By: Various / Unstated

Price: $165.00

Publisher: London, Private Printing: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045774

Condition: Good Condition


(2 Vols.) Rubbed boards, edges worn, corners bumped. Inside clean & mostly uncut. Growing out of meetings of the friends of William Stevens, who called the group "Nobody's Club", nobody referring modestly to himself, the club continued after Stevens' death as "Nobody's Friends. " Made up of equal numbers of Churchmen & Laity many notables of English life are represented. A third volume was published in 1949 to bring the list of members up to that date. Size: 8vo. 435 pages. 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & A... View more info

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Lives Of Scottish Poets, with Portraits & Vignettes (Vol. 2 Only of 3)

By: Various / Unstated

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Boys: 1822

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 050173

Condition: Good Condition


1/2 leather, scuffed, boards & edges somewhat worn. Scattered light foxing and some pages damp-stained. Soiling to several pages and edge of first few pages chewed at the bottom but no text affected. Size: 24mo 5" - 6" tall. 359 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Appletons' Cyclopaedia of Biography: Embracing a Series of Original Memoirs of the Most Distinguished Persons of All Times (First American Edition)

By: Various; Francis L. Hawks, Revised American Edition Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1856

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 060272

Condition: Very Good


First American Edition. Brown half leather cover with marbleized boards. Marbled edges. Marbled end-papers. Illustrated. 1058pp. Covers and spine are rubbed in places. Back cover almost detached, but holding. Foxing throughout. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for The Life and Opinins of John de Wycliffe [c. 1331 - 1384]... (Vol 1 of 2)

The Life and Opinins of John de Wycliffe [c. 1331 - 1384]... (Vol 1 of 2)

By: Vaughan, Robert [1795 - 1868]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Holdsworth & Ball: 1831

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 055710

Condition: Fair Condition


(Vol. 1 only of 2) Ex library with book plate. Original boards, worn, edges creased, hinges breaking. Paper a little age toned and some foxing, mostly around frontispiece and pages at the back. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 461 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

North to Danger (Signed)

By: Virgil Burford

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, The Caxton Printers, Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 041628

Condition: Very Good


Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. Publisher's cloth. Illustrated. 267pp. Full refund if not satisfied. The biography of Virgil Burford of Alaska. View more info

Beyond the Hills: An Ulster Headmaster Remembers

By: W. Haughton Crowe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dundalk, Dundalgan Press: 1971

Seller ID: 038822

Condition: Very Good +


Green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Frontispiece. Private library blind stamp. viii, 239pp. Illustrated. Solid copy. Lacking dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dusk of Dawn: An Essay toward an Autobiography of a Race Concept

By: W.E. Burghardt Du Bois

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 059940

Condition: Near Fine


Part of The Franklin Library's The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature. Featuring the unique artwork of acclaimed American artist, Romare Bearden. Bound in full navy leather decorated and titled in gold. Hubbed spine, gilt page edges, dark blue silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon bookmark. Indexed 355 pp. Previous owner's book plate. Spotted end sheets. Cover shows some wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Augustus Baldwin Longstreet a Study of the Development of Culture in the South (Ed. with Intro. & a Wade Bibliography by M. Thomas Inge)

Augustus Baldwin Longstreet a Study of the Development of Culture in the South (Ed. with Intro. & a Wade Bibliography by M. Thomas Inge)

By: Wade, John Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046600

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10". 426 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 7. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for My Life

My Life

By: Wagner, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Tudor Publishing Company: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047254

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket worn, soiled, covers lightly rubbed. Name in ink on front fly leaf. Very light foxing on a few pages. Oversize, too large for Priority envelopes. Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10". 911 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 6 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Music. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for Robert Newton Flew 1886 - 1962

Robert Newton Flew 1886 - 1962

By: Wakefield, Gordon S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Epworth Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047256

ISBN: 0716201860

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, very light edge wear. Size: 8vo. 280 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780716201861. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Questions They Never Asked Me (Signed, Limited First Edition)

By: Walker Percy

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Northridge, CA, Lord John Press: 1979

Edition: Limited First Edition, Numbered

Seller ID: 062130

Condition: Fine


Signed. Limited First Edition, #145 out of 300. Frankfurt mouldmade paper and Aldus type. Designed and printed by Grant Dahlstrom. Quarter blue cloth with light blue decorated paper boards. Mylar cover. Uncut fore and bottom edges. 39pp. A small spot or two of sunning on upper edge of board. Clear piece of tape on mylar cover. Book is in fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. ""Walker Percy, Obl.S.B. (May 28, 1916 ? May 10, 1990) was an American writer, whose interests included philosophy and semiotics. Percy is known for his philosophical novels set in and around New Orleans, t... View more info

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The Lengthened Shadow of a Man" Colonel Lewis Walker (1855-1938) (Talon zipper)

By: Walker, Lewis III

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057589

Condition: Good Condition


Edges little soiled, staples rusted. The Newcomen Society of North America was chartered in 1961, following the earlier establishment in 1923 of the Newcomen Society in England. The focus is on "material history, as distinguished from political history". This includes education, business, banking, railroads, utilities, insurance, & other enterprises contributing to the progress of society. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 24 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiograph... View more info