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Simone de Beauvoir

By: Bair, Deirdre

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fayard: 1991-10-02

Seller ID: 028453

ISBN: 2213025363

Condition: Very Good


Very good pictorial paperback. Thick book, 818 pages. Moderate shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Percy, Bob & Assenpoop: Memories of Wyndham Lewis, Robert Frost & Ezra Pound (First Edition)

By: Baker, Elliott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bubank, CA, Sacred Beverage Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025016

ISBN: 1892687046

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, illustrated cover, no writing in the book, not paginated, illustrated with portraits, Full refund if not satisfied. Includes Publisher's letter dated September 6, 1999 to original owner of book. View more info

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography (First Edition)

By: Baker, Jean H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and London, W W Norton & Co Inc: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033699

ISBN: 0393024369

Condition: Near Fine


In this elegant biography, Jean Baker uses previously untapped sources to portray the troubled wife of Abraham Lincoln. Two toned cloth with gold spine lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. xv, 429pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Woodrow Wilson Life & Letters: President 1913 - 1914

By: Baker, Ray Stannard

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: No date

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047845

Condition: Very Good Condition


Slight discoloration of a few pages. Size: 8vo. 518 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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A Biographical Dictionary of Musicians

By: Baker, Theodore (Ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, G. Schirmer: 1905

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 057858

Condition: Good Condition


Slight edge rubbing, very slight weak place inside front hinge. The last section is a supplement to the first edition. Size: Large Octavo. 7 + 695 pages. Illustrator: Portraits from Drawings in Pen & Ink. 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

Andre Breton Today

By: Balakian, Anna; Kuenzli, Rudolf E. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Willis Locker & Owens Pub: 1989-09-01

Seller ID: 025447

ISBN: 0930279158

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine pictorial paperback. Clean white pages. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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British Columbia and Sir James Douglas (1803-1877)

By: Banks, Charles A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057431

Condition: Very Good Condition


Staples a little 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. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 28 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Availabl... View more info

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Daughters and Lovers: The Life and Writing of Mary Webb

By: Barale, Michele Aina

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Middletown, Wesleyan Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054749

ISBN: 0819551406

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: Octavo (standard book size). 207 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 14. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Literature & Literary. ISBN/EAN: 9780819551405. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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The Letters Of Baron Friedrich Von Hugel & Professor Norman Kemp Smith

By: Barmann, Lawrence F. (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Fordham University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047847

ISBN: 0823210715

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo. 353 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 11. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Philosophy. ISBN/EAN: 9780823210718. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Countryman's Farewell: Or, Ninety and Counting

By: Barrette, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Down East Books: 1989-03-01

Seller ID: 017574

ISBN: 0892722649

Condition: Near Fine


Full refund if not satisfied. This book would make a great gift. View more info

Charles Lamb: A Memoir (First Edition)

By: Barry Cornwall

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033726

Condition: Very Good


Charles Lamb (10 February 1775 ? 27 December 1834) was an English writer and essayist, best known for his Essays of Elia and for the children's book Tales from Shakespeare, which he produced with his sister, Mary Lamb (1764?1847). Morocco leather with dual leather spine labels. Raised bands. Portrait frontispiece. Marbled end papers. Illustrated. viii, 252pp., appendix. Front hinge starting. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Ernest Renan (Literary Lives)

By: Barry, William

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054752

Condition: Good Condition


Covers rubbed, little spotted. Name inside front cover. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 252 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

William the Conqueror (Medieval Kings & Queens of England)

By: Bates, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2001

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 018698

ISBN: 0752419803

Condition: Fine


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

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On One Man's Mind

By: Batson, Lloyd E.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Pickens, Hiott Printing Co.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050599

Condition: Very Good Condition


This work by the long-time Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Pickens, SC is a collection of short columns on a great variety of subjects that Batson wrote weekly over a period of ten years. Size: 8vo. 450 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Dearest Dorothy, Are We There Yet?

By: Baumbich, Charlene Ann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2002

Edition: Advanced Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 018017

ISBN: 0142003794

Condition: Fine


Advanced Uncorrected Proof copy. As new, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Peggy Glanville-Hicks (Imprint lives)

By: Beckett, Wendy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson: 1992-01-01

Seller ID: 025776

ISBN: 0207170576

Condition: Very Good +


Very good + pictorial paperback with light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Long Goodbye (Signed)

By: Beckler, Patricia L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston Springs, TN, Ideas into Books WESTVIEW: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038517

ISBN: 1628800887

Condition: Fine


Patricia Lewis Beckler grew up in Nashville, TN, where she graduated from Vanderbilt and taught school for three years before mutual friends introduced her to John Beckler. They were married in 1956 and lived in Kingsport, TN, until moving to Columbia, SC, where she still lives today. John Beckler, former president of Carolina Eastman Company, father of two, and husband of forty-seven years, was diagnosed with dementia, memory impairment, and possible Alzheimer's, only f... View more info

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The Long Goodbye (Signed)

By: Beckler, Patricia L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston Springs, TN, Ideas into Books WESTVIEW: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038518

ISBN: 1628800887

Condition: Fine


Patricia Lewis Beckler grew up in Nashville, TN, where she graduated from Vanderbilt and taught school for three years before mutual friends introduced her to John Beckler. They were married in 1956 and lived in Kingsport, TN, until moving to Columbia, SC, where she still lives today. John Beckler, former president of Carolina Eastman Company, father of two, and husband of forty-seven years, was diagnosed with dementia, memory impairment, and possible Alzheimer's, only f... View more info

Sir Edward Burne-Jones

By: Bell, Malcolm

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons: 1911

Seller ID: 004279

Condition: Very Good


Part of the series called "Bell's Miniature Series of Painters." Small Book. View more info

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (SIGNED by Printer)

By: Benjamin; Intro and Marginal Glosses by Edward F. O'Day; Printed by John Henry Nash Franklin

Price: $85.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Limited Editions Club: 1931

Edition: Limited Editions Club

Seller ID: 037797

Condition: Very Good


Signed on colophon page by printer John Henry Nash. Limited Editions Club #302 of 1500 copies. Quarter vellum with decorated paper covered boards. Head & tail of front gutter have one inch crack with minor loss. No slipcase. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. Folio. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Missionary Journalist in China: Young J. Allen & His Magazines 1860 - 1883

By: Bennett, Adrian A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046293

ISBN: 0820306150

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket little rubbed. Through his magazines Allen played a major role in introducing Western ideas to the Chinese people. Size: 8vo. 336 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 4. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780820306155. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Newt: Inside the Revolution (Signed)

By: Bentley, P. F.; Buckley, William F. [Introduction]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Rutledge Hill Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 041580

ISBN: 1558533869

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. Inscribed by Newt Gingrich on half title page. Illustrated. 128pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Redemption Songs: a Life of 19th-Century Maori Leader Te Kooti Arikirange Ti Turuki

By: Binney, Judith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Honolulu, University of Hawaii Press: 1997

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 047864

ISBN: 0824819756

Condition: Very Good Condition


Paperback. Shipping weight four pounds. Too large for Priority envelopes. Size: Small 4to 9" - 11". 666 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 3. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780824819750. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

The Life and Times of Tut-Ankh-Amen (First Edition)

By: Bishara Nahas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Library Service: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035038

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Color frontispiece. Illustrated. 112pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Eulogy, on the Life and Character of Ephraim Jewett Hardy... Dartmouth College,April 22, 1857

Eulogy, on the Life and Character of Ephraim Jewett Hardy... Dartmouth College,April 22, 1857

By: Bittinger, J. Quincy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hanover, Dartmouth Press: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057619

Condition: Fair Condition


Quite soiled, paper age toned and a little brittle, edges little chipped, lower corner dog-eared. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 15 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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Dr. Sam . .. Individualist

By: Black, Sr. , Sam Orr

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Spartanburg, Altman Printing Co.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050602

Condition: Very Good Condition


Paperback. Name in ink on front fly leaf. This is a combination autobiography together with reminiscences of others who have known the long-time medical doctor in Spartanburg, SC. Size: 8vo. 112 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Medicine & Health. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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A Discourse, Occasioned by the Death of Mrs. Elizabeth Livingston Budington, Preached in First Congregational Church, Charlestown, 1/14/1855

By: Blagden, George W[ashington] [1802 - 1884]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, S. K. Whipple & Co.: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047379

Condition: Very Good Condition


Wrappers little worn at edges, light soiling. Inside slightly age toned, creased down the middle. Size: 8vo. 26 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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Jesse Stuart His Life and Works

By: Blair, Everetta Love

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054762

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket quite rubbed, name in ink on front fly leaf. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 312 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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God's Plagiarist: Being an Account of the Fabulous Industry and Irregular Commerce of the Abbe Migne

By: Bloch, R. Howard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago and London, University of Chicago Press: 1994

Seller ID: 042775

ISBN: 0226059707

Condition: Like New


Red cloth. Gold spine lettering. 152pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.God's Plagiarist is an entertaining account of the abbe Jacques-Paul Migne, one of the great entrepreneurs of the nineteenth century. A priest in Orleans from 1824 to 1833, Migne then moved to Paris, where, in the space of a decade, he built one of the most extensive publishing ventures of all time.How did he do it? Migne harnessed a deep well of personal energy and a will of iron to the lat... View more info

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South Carolina Women

By: Bodie, Idella

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Orangeburg, Sandlapper Press: 1990

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 057865

ISBN: 0878440798

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large Octavo. 8 + 178 pages. Illustrator: Numerous illustrations throughout the book.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History. ISBN: 0878440798. ISBN/EAN: 9780878440795. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

The Historian's Lincoln: Pseudohistory, Psychohistory, and History

By: Boritt, Gabor S. [Editor]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Urbana and Chicago, University of Illinois Press: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 038940

ISBN: 0252015274

Condition: Like New


Discusses historical interpretation of Lincoln's life, personality, motivations, ideology, and assassination. Blue cloth with black spine label. Illustrated. Portrait frontispiece. xxviii, 423pp., index. Textured end papers. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Life of Samuel Johnson (Vol 4 of 5)

By: Boswell, James [1740 - 1795]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1831

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 055879

Condition: Fair Condition


(Vol. 4 of 5) Binding scuffed, corners bumped, back strip missing. Front hinge a little weak, armorial book plate inside covert (Charles Wordsworth). Portrait frontispiece has left dark impression on the title page. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 559 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Etudes et Portraits

By: Bourget, Paul [1859 - 1941]

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Paris, Alphonse Lemerre: 1889

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 055234

Condition: Fair Condition


Ex library with number on spine & stamp on front fly leaf. Original paperback edition, bound in leather, now scuffed, with original front wrapper portion pasted on the front. The paper is age toned and brittle, the binding is split in the inside middle. Size: Small Octavo. 368 pages. Text is in French. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; French Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available u... View more info

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The History of the Popes from the See of Rome to 1758 (Vol 1 only of 3)

By: Bower,m Archibald [1686 - 1766]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Griffith & Simon: 1847

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 055438

Condition: Fair Condition


(Vol. 1 only of 3) Leather quite scuffed, edges worn, spine label damaged. Book plate inside front cover. Paper moderately foxed throughout. A few spots of ink stain, mostly on preliminary pages. Size: Large Octavo. 541 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

Without Stopping: An Autobiography (First Thus)

By: Bowles, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Ecco Press: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 028678

ISBN: 0880010614

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. No writing in the book. 377pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Private Realm of Marie Antoinette

By: Boyer, Marie-France; Halard, Francois; Halard, Francois [Photographer]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Seller ID: 041284

ISBN: 0500016909

Condition: Like New


Like new condition. Royal cloth. Illustrated. 111pp. Private library mark. This book turns aside from the official portraits and the great historical events to rediscover the private places and objects that reflect Marie Antoinette's personality and reveal her more directly to our modern gaze. In retreat from the stifling protocol of the French court and in pursuit of her own tastes (influenced by her free and happy childhood in the Austrian court), Marie Antoinette... View more info

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John Howard Payne a Biographical Sketch of the Author of "Home, Sweet Home

By: Brainard, Charles H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, George A. Coolidge: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051999

Condition: Good Condition


Covers rubbed, little edge wear, serious damp damage to bottom one third of the front cover. Paper a little age toned and almost brittle. A little staining to extreme edges of several pages in the rear. Private book plate inside front cover. Size: 8vo. 144 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Raney Days (Biography of Thomas Hansard Raney [1855-1939])

By: Brandon, Rosa R[aney]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wilson, Author: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052000

Condition: Very Good Condition


Signed in ink by the author. Size: 8vo. 122 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

Image for Eugene Cunningham Branson: Humanitarian

Eugene Cunningham Branson: Humanitarian

By: Branson, Lanier

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charlotte, Heritage Printers: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052185

Condition: Good Condition


Covers lightly soiled on back, inside pages little wrinkled top & bottom from damp, with only very light evidence of a stain. Size: 8vo. 183 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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Piaf Legend

By: Bret, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Robson Book Ltd: 1990

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 035617

ISBN: 086051627X

Condition: Very Good


Born in extreme poverty, Edith Piaf grew up in the company of prostitutes, until, at the age of twenty, she was discovered singing against a wall in Paris. From that moment on, the legend of Piaf had begun. This book tells the story of her life. Paperback. Previous owner's name written and stamped in several places. Bookplate of previous owner. 188pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Fidelity & Usefulness. Life of William Burr

By: Brewster, J. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dover, F. Baptist Printing Est.: 1871

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046298

Condition: Good Condition


Rubbed cloth, front fly leaf through portrait frontispiece creased, pulled loose. Paper lightly browning. Size: 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 208 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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The Cotton Man: Notes on the Life and Times of Wofford B. ("Bill") Camp

By: Briggs, William J. & Henry Cauthen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051037

ISBN: 0872494152

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket little wrinkled. Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10". xiv + 341. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 6. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN/EAN: 9780872494152. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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The Stone Garden: The Epic Life of Billy the Kid (Signed First Edition)

By: Brooks, Bill

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031852

ISBN: 0312875088

Condition: Like New


Twenty-seven years after the alleged death of Billy the Kid, rumors abound throughout New Mexico and the U.S. that the Kid is still alive. Billy has become a legend and Sheriff Garrett is assassinated. But, with Garrett's death, many secrets go to the grave with him, including the identity of his killer. Inscribed by the author on title page. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. No writing in the book. 284pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce signed first edition. View more info

A Will of My Own: Loving Life with F. William "Bill" Broome (Signed First Edition)

By: Broome, F. William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fernandina Beach, FL, Wolfe Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027849

ISBN: 1883793351

Condition: Fine


Burgundy cloth with gold lettering. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xiv, 323pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Flaubert: A Biography (First Paperback Edition)

By: Brown, Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA and London England, Harvard University Press: 2007

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 030850

ISBN: 0674025377

Condition: Near Fine


National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist for Biography. A New York Times Notable Book. A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year. In this riveting biography, Brown illuminates the life and career of the author of Madame Bovary during the Paris and Normandy 1848 revolution and of the Second Empire. Paperback. Illustrated cover. Black and white illustrations. 628pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Florence Lawrence: The Biograph Girl: America's First Movie Star (Signed)

By: Brown, Kelly R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jefferson, NC and London, McFarland Publishing: 1999

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 040714

ISBN: 0786406275

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by the author on title page. Blue cloth with white lettering. xiv, 216pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.Florence Lawrence's film career began just as the cinema was being born. In 1908 she appeared in "Romeo and Juliet", as America's very first screen Juliet. By 1909, she was working steadily for the Biograph studio - and was dubbed "the Biograph girl". But just as Lawrence was the first movie star in the industry, she was also one of ... View more info

Only One Point of the Compass: Willa Cather in the Northeast (First Edition)

By: Brown, Marion Marsh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Danbury, CT, Archer Editions Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031247

ISBN: 0890970173

Condition: Near Fine


The authors take the reader to the settings where Willa Cather spent her early summers (in the Northeast in places like Jaffrey, NH and Northeast Harbor, ME). These were the places that produced a rich artistic harvest for Cather. Yellow cloth with black spine lettering. No writing in the book. Solid copy. 136pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Edward Stanly: Whiggery's Tarheel "Conqueror

By: Brown, Norman D.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: University, University of Alabama Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047952

ISBN: 0817352627

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket edges little worn. Size: 8vo. 365 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 6. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780817352622. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Mary Pickford Rediscovered (New)

By: Brownlow, Kevin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1999

Seller ID: 037668

ISBN: 0810943743

Condition: New


"America's Sweetheart" is the subject of this lavish tribute, illustrated with fabulous film stills, rare production shots, and personal photographs--most never before published. 232 illustrations. New copy in publisher's shrink wrap. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tomorrow is Today (Signed First Edition)

By: Bruce, Shelley

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027905

ISBN: 0672527561

Condition: Fine


Royal cloth with gold lettering and design. Illustrated with photos. Author's gift inscription opposite title page. 207pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info