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Shackleton's Boat Journey

By: Commander F. A. Worsley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1974

Edition: First Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 059296

Condition: Fine


Introduction and notes by Duncan Carse. Bound in white cloth lithographed in four colors from a photograph by Duncan Carse. Light blue top stain. End papers illustrated with a map of Worsley's journey. Contains 10 reproductions of Frank Hurley's photographs. Grey slip case. Book in fine condition with light foxing on spine and paper edges. Slip case in near fine condition with light foxing and a couple spots of shelving wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Stonewall Jackson & the Old Stonewall Brigade (Ed. by Richard B. Harwell)

By: Cooke, John Esten

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Tracy W. Mcgregor Library: 1954

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 046205

Condition: Very Good Condition


Cloth covers, rubbed, small streaks down back cover from something spilled. 2600 copies printed. Size: 8vo. 76 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Military & Warfare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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A Voice From the South, by a Black Woman of the South

By: Cooper, Anna Julia [1858 - 1964]

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Westport, Greenwood Press: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051066

ISBN: 0837113849

Condition: Very Good Condition


Reprint of the original edition of 1892. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 304 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 3. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780837113845. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Meeting Famous Christians

By: Cooper, Brian G.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Great Wakering, Mayhew-Mccrimmon: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047904

ISBN: 085597205X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo. 111 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 10. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780855972059. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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The Man Who Created Narnia: the Story of C. S. Lewis

By: Coren, Michael

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, William B. Eerdmans: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 047971

ISBN: 0802838227

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10". 110 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 3. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780802838223. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

A Time for Remembering: The Story of Ruth Bell Graham (First Edition)

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Harper & Row: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030470

ISBN: 0060616857

Condition: Fine


Patricia Cornwell's first book. Ruth tells what it was like to be wife of the most famous Christian evangelist of the century. Sand cloth with red lettering on spine. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Number line ends with "1" - beware of Grason editions which say "First" but are not. Textured end papers. No writing in the book. xv, 270pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cosima Wagner's Diaries (Volumes I and II)

By: Cosima Wagner; Martin Gregor-Dellin [Editor]; Dietrich Mack [Editor]; Geoffrey Skelton [Translator]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York / London, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020257

ISBN: 0151226350

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes bound in brown cloth, protected by original gold dust jackets. No writing or markings in the books. Clean, bright interiors. Foxing to book edges. Cloth lightly soiled. Volume 1 dust jacket is price clipped. Jackets of both volumes show modest edgewear, especially at head of spine. Binding tight and square. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Three Women in Dark Times: Edith Stein, Hannah Arendt, Simone Weil (First English edition)

By: Courtine-Denamy, Sylvie; Goshgarian, G. M. [Translator]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ithaca and London, Cornell Univ Press: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041606

ISBN: 0801435722

Condition: Like New


First Thus. Two toned cloth. xi, 272pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.Courtine-Denamy (author of Hannah Arendt ) follows her subjects three women who were philosophers of Jewish descent from 1933 to 1943, exploring how they all attempted to address the issues confronting them. Condemned to exile, they sought not only to understand the horrible reality of the Nazi era, but to make peace with it. Stein (who died in Auschwitz in 1942) and Weil encouraged a stoic acceptance of necessity, while Arendt argued for the capacity for renewal and the need to fight against the banality of evil. ... View more info

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Pop Trickster Fool: WARHOL PERFORMS NAIVETE (Signed First Edition)

By: Cresap, Kelly M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 025744

ISBN: 0252071816

Condition: Very Good +


Paperback, author's inscription on half title page, there is no other writing in the book, 234pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Robert E. Lee on Leadership: Executive Lessons in Character, Courage, and Vision (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Crocker III, H.W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rocklin, CA, Forum: 1999

Seller ID: 040551

ISBN: 0761516808

Condition: Like New


This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. Clean with not notes or underlining. Two toned cloth. 248pp., index. Gifted to Morton H. Smith by a publisher named, Lloyd Sprinkle on front free end-paper. Full refund if not satisfied.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 had degrees from the University of... View more info

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God, Church, & Flag: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy & the Catholic Church 1950-1957

By: Crosby, Donald F.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049744

ISBN: 0807813125

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket slightly rubbed. Size: 8vo. 307 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 8. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Politics & Government. ISBN/EAN: 9780807813126. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Putting the Record Straight: The Autobiography of John Culshaw

By: Culshaw, John

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017423

ISBN: 067058326X

Condition: Near Fine


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

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The Presidency of James Monroe

By: Cunningham Jr., Noble E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University Press of Kansas: 1996-01-12

Seller ID: 032539

ISBN: 0700607285

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hardcover in fine pictorial dust jacket. Former owner's name is written on the first free end page, no writing in the text; clean, crisp, white pages. Exterior of the the book looks fantastic. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Joseph Conrad A Study

By: Curle, Richard

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co.: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054812

Condition: Good Condition


Binding rubbed, some spotting, little worn at top edge. Ownership stamp inside front cover and residue of book plate removed. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 253 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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Carpetbagger Of Conscience: a Biography of John Emory Bryant

By: Currie-Mcdaniel, Ruth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047961

ISBN: 0820308560

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket little soiled. Size: 8vo. 238 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 7. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780820308562. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Sketch of Mrs. William Jarvis of Weathersfield, Vermont (from Historical Collections of Essex Institute Vol. XXIV)

By: Cutts, Mrs. Mary Pepperell Sparhawk Jarvis (Ed. by Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Salem, Salem Press: 1887

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 054567

Condition: Fair Condition


Wrappers worn, detached, paper age toned and somewhat brittle. Size: Large Octavo. 33 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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Katherine Neel Dale Medical Missionary

By: Dale, James G.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046051

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, little edge wear. Private emboss on front fly leaf. Katherine Dale, from Troy, SC, was missionary to Indians of Mexico. Size: 8vo. 216 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

From Slavery to Wealth: The Life of Scott Bond, the Rewards of Honesty, Industry, Economy and Perseverance (First Edition)

By: Dan A. Rudd and Theo Bond

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Madison, AR, The Journal Printing Co: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029906

Condition: Very Good


Preface is by the Honorable J. C. Napier, President of the National Negro Business League and Ex-Register of the U. S. Treasury. He lauded Bond as "one of the most substantial, exemplary and really meritorious men produced by our race." The previous owner of this book was W. S. Newsom, a surveyor in Cross County, AR. Rebacked. Original cloth laid over spine. Portraits. Illustrated. 383pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Abraham Lincoln: Mastor of Words (First Edition)

By: Daniel Kilham Dodge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and London, D. Appleton and Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027428

Condition: Very Good


Navy cloth with gold lettering. Signature of "Horace D. Taft" on front free end-paper. Taft was founder of Taft School in Watertown, CT. One inch tear on half title page. Faint watermark on rear cover. x, 178pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Americanization of Carl Aaron Swensson (inscribed by author)

By: Daniel Merle Pearson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rock Island, Illinois, Augustana Historical Society: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 058753

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by author. Gray-brown cloth cover with gilt lettering on spine. 169 pp. Indexed, and has bibliography. Pictorial dust jacket with ads on the back. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Dust Jacket slightly worn at corners, with a noticeable tear in the upper left front corner. Overall solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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De Lawd" Richard B. Harrison & the Green Pastures

By: Daniel, Walter C.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047974

ISBN: 0313253005

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo. 180 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 13. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780313253003. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Ottoline: The Life of Lady Ottoline Morrell (Cassell Biographies)

By: Darroch, Sandra Jobs

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1988

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 026128

ISBN: 0304322369

Condition: Very Good +


Paperback, no writing in the book, illustrated with photos, 317pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Charles Darwin's Letters: A Selection, 1825-1859

By: Darwin, Charles; Burkhardt, Frederick [Editor]; Gould, Stephen Jay [Foreword];

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 038646

ISBN: 0521562120

Condition: Fine


Charles Darwin stands as a towering figure in science, who changed the direction of modern thought in establishing the basis of evolutionary biology. These letters offer a fascinating window onto his daily experience, scientific observations, personal concerns and friendships, affording a unique glimpse of Darwin as both naturalist and family man. From his early years at Edinburgh University up to the publication of The Origin of Species in 1859, the letters in this volume chart the most exciting years of Darwin's life, including the voyage of the Beagle and the subsequent findings which led t... View more info

Willaim the Conqueror; the Norman impact upon England (in slip case)

By: David C. Douglas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2004

Edition: First Folio Society Printing

Seller ID: 018741

Condition: Fine


Binding is blue cloth with gilt medallion in center of front cover. Red slip case. 452 pages with index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Adventures in Ideas and Values

By: Davidson, Robert F.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Laurinburg, St. Andrews Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055986

ISBN: 093266248X

Condition: Good Condition


Published in an edition of 750 copies. Subtitled "An Autobiographical Narrative in which Religious and Educational Ideas and Values are of Major Concern". Size: Octavo (standard book size). 158 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN: 093266248X. ISBN/EAN: 9780932662484. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Bywyd a Gwaith Moses Williams (1685-1742)

By: Davies, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Oxford Univ.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055259

Condition: Good Condition


Binding a little rubbed, some spotting. Scattered light marginal pencil marks throughout. Name in ink on fly leaf. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 173 pages. Text is in Welsh. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Welsh Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Llwybrau Bywyd; Neu, Haner Can' Mlynedd

By: Davies, William D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Utica, T. J. Griffiths: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054819

Condition: Good Condition


Quite rubbed, soiled. Paper age toned and almost brittle. Child's pencil scribbling inside front cover. Size: Small Octavo. 339 pages. Text is in Welsh. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Welsh Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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As I Remember

By: Davis, Blanche W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Carlton Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045335

ISBN: 0806216603

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, worn, edges frayed. Signed presentation copy. Size: Small 8vo. 176 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780806216607. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for Biographie de Alfred de Musset [1810-1857] sa Vie et ses Oeuvres

Biographie de Alfred de Musset [1810-1857] sa Vie et ses Oeuvres

By: de Musset, Paul [1804 - 1880]

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Paris, G. Charpentier: 1877

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 055358

Condition: Fair Condition


Leather scuffed, front cover detached, back hinge weak. Paper a little age toned with scattered light foxing. Size: Small Octavo. 372 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 upon request. View more info

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Memoirs of the Cardinal de Retz... Particulars of His Own Life,.. Most Secret Transactions of the French Court, etc. (Vols 1, 2 & 4 only of 4)

By: de Retz, [Jean Francois Paul de Gondi] [1613 - 1679]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, T. Becket, et al.: 1774

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 055505

Condition: Fair Condition


(Vols. 1, 2 & 4 of 4) Leather edges worn, front cover volume 1 detached. Corners bumped, extremities of spine little chipped. Paper age toned and lightly foxed. First published in English in 1720. Size: 12mo. 822 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; 18th century; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Tales of a Dalai Lama

By: Delattre, Pierre

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Creative Arts Book Co: 1978-06-01

Seller ID: 028548

ISBN: 0916870103

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine paperback. Light shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Henry S. Dennison (1877-1952) New England Industrialist who Served America!

Henry S. Dennison (1877-1952) New England Industrialist who Served America!

By: Dennison, James T.

Price: $17.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057461

Condition: Good Condition


Light edge soillng, 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. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 32 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Auto... View more info

John Cowper Powys: A Record of Achievement (First Edition)

By: Derek Langridge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Library Association: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042975

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition. Green cloth. Illustrated. Extensive bibliography. xvi, 256pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Shelley's First Love

By: Desmond Hawkins

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Kyle Cathie/Archon Books: 1992

Seller ID: 014422

ISBN: 1856260488

Condition: Fine


No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Clean crisp pages. Dust jacket and top edge very slightly soiled. A nice, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for William Cooper Proctor (1862-1934) Industrial Statesman (Proctor & Gamble)

William Cooper Proctor (1862-1934) Industrial Statesman (Proctor & Gamble)

By: Deupree, Richard R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057462

Condition: Good Condition


Light edge soillng, 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. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 32 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Auto... View more info

Image for Eleaza Wheelock (1711-1779) Daniel Webster (1782-1852) And Their Pioneer Dartmouth College

Eleaza Wheelock (1711-1779) Daniel Webster (1782-1852) And Their Pioneer Dartmouth College

By: Dickey, John Sloan

Price: $12.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057463

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. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 28 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Education... View more info

Letters and Papers from Prison (The Enlarged Edition)

By: Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Edited by Eberhard Bethge

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Edition: First Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 060507

Condition: Fine


These documents cover the period April 1943-June 1945. Bound in white cloth with a design in black, silver, red, and white by Brown. Silver end papers. Indexed. 410 pp. Lacking slip case. Book is in fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Letters Of Thomas Attwood Digges (1742-1821) Ed. by Robert H. Elias and Eugene D. Finch

Letters Of Thomas Attwood Digges (1742-1821) Ed. by Robert H. Elias and Eugene D. Finch

By: Digges, Thomas Atwood [1742 - 1820]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051789

ISBN: 0872494128

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, light soiling, label removed from front. Too large for Priority envelope. Size: Thick 8vo 8" to 9". lxxxv + 666. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History. ISBN/EAN: 9780872494121. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for Charles Raven: Naturalist, Historian, Theologian

Charles Raven: Naturalist, Historian, Theologian

By: Dillistone, F. W.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051790

ISBN: 0340193131

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket worn, torn. Size: 8vo. 448 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780340193136. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for William Henry Dow (1897-1949) President of the Dow Chemical Company

William Henry Dow (1897-1949) President of the Dow Chemical Company

By: Doan, Leland I.

Price: $14.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057464

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. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 32 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category... View more info

Image for William Penn Quaker & Pioneer

William Penn Quaker & Pioneer

By: Dobree, Bonamy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046879

Condition: Very Good Condition


Quite rubbed, corners bumped, corner clipped from top of front fly leaf. Size: 8vo. 439 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

Image for Some Remarkable Passages in the Life Of... Col. James Gardiner, ... Slain At Battle of Preston-Pans, 1745, With... Appendix Relating to Ancient Family of Munroes of Fowlis

Some Remarkable Passages in the Life Of... Col. James Gardiner, ... Slain At Battle of Preston-Pans, 1745, With... Appendix Relating to Ancient Family of Munroes of Fowlis

By: Doddridge, P[hilip] [1702-1751]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, R. Tomlinson: 1778

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 046324

Condition: Good Condition


Full leather, quite scuffed, edges worn, covers detached. Stitching weak, a little very light foxing. Book plate inside back cover. Size: 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 279 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; 18th century; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Early Letters of Marcus Dods 1850 - 1864. (Ed. by His Son)

By: Dods, Marcus (Ed)

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046881

Condition: Very Good Condition


Covers quite rubbed, corners bumped. Size: 8vo. 397 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

Compton Mackenzie (First Edition)

By: Dooley, D.J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036564

ISBN: 0805713611

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the English Authors series. Burgundy cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front board. Portrait frontispiece. 171pp., index. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Dorn: Of the People a Political Way of Life

By: Dorn, William Jennings Bryan & Scott Derks

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Columbia, Bruccoli Clark Layman: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046883

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket slightly rubbed, light edge fraying. Presentation copy signed by both Dorn & Derks. Private book plate & inked name also. William Jennings Bryan Dorn, long-time Representative from South Carolina. Size: 8vo. 286 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Politics & Government. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Hooligan: A Mormon Boyhood (SIGNED)

By: Douglas Thayer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Provo, Zarahemla Books: 2007

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 014406

ISBN: 0978797159

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Douglas Thayer on title page. Tipped in printed inscription from high school friend of author. Also includes author's Christmas letter from 2007 in which he talks about the book being published. Crisp, white pages. Fine covers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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President Obregon--A World Reformer

By: Dr. E. J. Dillon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Maynard & Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015085

Condition: Very Good


Contains previous owner's bookplate and small ink initials to endsheets. No writing or markings in the text. Deckled fore edge. Bound in blue satin with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Covers show minimal edgewear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Autobiography of W.E.B. Dubois: A Soliloquy on Viewing My Life from the Last Decade of Its First Century

By: Du Bois, W. E. B.; Aptheker, Herbert [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: International Publishers: 1979

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 029322

ISBN: 0717802345

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Pictorial cover. 448pp., index. Minor underlining. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Du Bose Heyward the Man Who Wrote Porgy

By: Durham, Frank

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045351

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket quite rubbed, little edge fraying. Autographed by the author. Size: 8vo. 165 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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Confederate Navy Chief: Stephen R. Mallory

By: Durkin, Joseph T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina Press: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047917

ISBN: 0872495183

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo. 446 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 9. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Ships & the Sea. ISBN/EAN: 9780872495180. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info