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Image for Dorn: Of the People a Political Way of Life

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

George Washington: A Biography (4 volumes)

By: Dougals Southall Freeman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040357

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. with gold gilt lettering on spines. Gift inscriptions inside each volume with personal library bookplates. Volumes 3 and 4 are First Editions. Illustrated end-papers (maps). Frontispiece. Index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

George Washington: A Biography (4 volumes)

By: Dougals Southall Freeman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040375

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth. with gold gilt lettering on spines. Gift inscriptions inside each volume with personal library bookplates. Volumes 3 and 4 are First Editions. Illustrated end-papers (maps). Frontispiece. Index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Hooligan: A Mormon Boyhood (SIGNED)

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: $45.00

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. Text pages are clean and crisp, except for a few faint stains to first pages. Deckled fore edge. Small stain to textblock tail edge. Bound in blue satin with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Covers show minimal edgewear with small nick in top edge of front board. A nice, tight copy. 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

Image for Du Bose Heyward the Man Who Wrote Porgy

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

Image for Confederate Navy Chief: Stephen R. Mallory

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

Memoirs of Archbishop Temple by Seven Friends (2 volumes)

By: E. G. Sandford, Editor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1906

Seller ID: 041101

Condition: Very Good


Two volume complete set. Laid in signed letter from Henry Yates Satterlee, First Bishop of Washington, D.C. Navy cloth with gold lettering on spines. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated (some with tissue guards). xvii, 611; xiv, 743pp., index. Attractive set. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life of James NcNeill Whistler

By: E. R. and J. Pennell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1911

Edition: Fifth Revised Edition

Seller ID: 020294

Condition: Very Good


3/4 leather with boards, raised bands, gilt spine, head of front exterior hinge split 2 inches, corners and bottom edges worn, marbled end-papers, frontispiece with tissue guard, previous owner's library bookplate inside front cover, t.e.g., xx, 450pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Little Aleck: A Life of Alexander H. Stephens, The Fighting Vice-President of the Confederacy (First Edition)

By: E. Ramsay Richardson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038192

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gold spine lettering and design. Frontispiece. Mylar cover. Gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 358pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Little Aleck: A Life of Alexander H. Stephens, The Fighting Vice-President of the Confederacy (First Edition)

By: E. Ramsay Richardson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038193

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gold spine lettering and design. Frontispiece. Mylar cover. Gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 358pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Two Biographies of William Bedell, Bishop of Kilmore with a Selection of his Letters and and Unpublished Treatise

By: E. S. Shuckburgh, Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036447

Condition: Very Good


The Rt. Rev. William Bedell, D.D. (Irish: Uilliam Beidil; 1571 ? 7 February 1642), was an Anglican churchman who served as Lord Bishop of Kilmore became a martyr of the Reformation during the Irish Rebellion of 1641. Olive green cloth with gold spine lettering and design. Bookseller's ticket insider front cover. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. A tiny bit of light pencil marginalia. xx, 410pp., index. A few dog-eared pages. Full refund if not ... View more info

Image for Jonathan Daniels and Race Relations: the Evolution of a Southern Liberal

Jonathan Daniels and Race Relations: the Evolution of a Southern Liberal

By: Eagles, Charles W.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Knoxville, University of Tennessee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051927

ISBN: 0870493566

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo. xviii + 254. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 5. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780870493560. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for The Letterbook Of Robert Pringle [1700 ? - 1776] (2 Vols. )

The Letterbook Of Robert Pringle [1700 ? - 1776] (2 Vols. )

By: Edgar, Walter B. (Ed)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Columbia, South Carolina Historical Society: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051928

Condition: Very Good Condition


(2 vols. ) Separate ISBN's for each volume, none for the set. Volume 1: 0-87249-240-0; Volume 2: 0-87249-241-9. Too large for Priority envelope. Size: 8vo. xxxix + 905. 2-volume set (complete). Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: 6 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

A Penn Yan Boy: An Autobiography (First Edition)

By: Edson S. Lott

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Montross & Clarks Co: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035782

Condition: Very Good


Dedicated to J. Arthur Nelson, President, New Amsterdam Casualty Co. Plum cloth with gold lettering on front cover. Illustrated. 259pp. Spine slightly cocked. Scarce. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memoirs of a Hundred Years: Volume I (First Editon)

By: Edward Everett Hale

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033369

Condition: Very Good -


Signed letter by the author laid in inside front cover. Illustrated tan cloth. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. 318pp. Free end-paper at rear is missing. Large stain on rear cover. Binding somewhat shaken. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Of Nature Time and Teale: A Biographical Sketch of Edwin Way Teale

By: Edward H. Dodd, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Meade & Co: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 026490

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Illustrated cover. 57pp. Illustrated with photos. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Hampton and Reconstruction (First Edition)

By: Edward L. Wells

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, The State Company: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041485

Condition: Very Good -


First Edition. Burgundy pictorial cloth. Binding somewhat worn and sunned in a few places. Previous owner's name blind-stamped on front cover in several places. v, 238pp., index. Errata slip laid in. Frontispiece portrait. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Days from Seventy-Five to Ninety

By: Edward R. Hewitt

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1957

Seller ID: 010854

Condition: Very Good


There is a pencil note on the first blank page and a second pencil note on the dedication page. No other writing. Binding is tight. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Memorabilia of Fifty Years 1877 to 1927 (First Edition)

By: Edward Rondthaler

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, Edwards & Broughton Co: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027933

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth with gold lettering and design. Gift inscription on front free end-paper (by a person mentioned in the book). There is no other writing in the book. Portrait frontispiece. xi, 520pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

"Hey, Bill, Remember When..."

By: Edward T. Bowen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Adams Press: 1992

Seller ID: 038569

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial booklet (stapled). Illustrated. 46pp. Eulogies to a suddenly departed serviceman. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Discourse On the Life & Character of Thomas Chalmers

Discourse On the Life & Character of Thomas Chalmers

By: Edwards, B[ela] B[ates] [1802 - 1852]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Andover, William H. Wardwell: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046887

Condition: Good Condition


Disbound pamphlet, no wrappers, quite foxed, number in ink top of title page. Size: 8vo. 32 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 Man Who Said No

By: Edwards, Sally

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Coward - Mccann, Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045359

ISBN: 0698200861

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket little rubbed, edges little frayed, chipped bottom of back strip. Autographed. Story of James Louis Petigru, staunch Unionist through the Civil War, but still respected resident of South Carolina. Autographed by the author. Size: 8vo. 191 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780698200869. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Image for James Louis Petigru [1789 - 1863]

James Louis Petigru [1789 - 1863]

By: Edwards, Sally

Price: $8.50

Publisher: [McCormick], McCormick County Historical Commission: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050645

Condition: Very Good Condition


Wrappers a little rubbed. Size: 8vo. 18 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

The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster with an Essay on Daniel Webster as a Master of English Style (First Thus)

By: Edwin P. Whipple

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, The Legal Classics Library: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 026202

Condition: Fine


Full decorated leather, raised bands, gold lettering and design, frontispiece, decorated end-papers, all page edges gold, bound in silk ribbon marker, lxiii, 707pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. Copy 3688 with personal library bookplate. View more info

Dr. Frank: Life With Frank Porter Graham (First Edition)

By: Ehle, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Franklin Street Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037240

ISBN: 0963891502

Condition: New


New copy. Mylar cover. Illustrated. xviii, 283pp., appendix. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Autobiography of Fukuzawa Yukichi (Signed)

By: Eiichi Kiyooka, Translator

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The Hokuseido Press: 1948

Edition: Authorized Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030766

Condition: Very Good


This is the biography of a great Japanese leader who, in the age when Japan was in bewilderment with her ports suddenly visited by the Western peoples, taught her the true spirit of Western civilization, and showed how this nation ought to be reorganized to meet the new age. Navy cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. Head & tail of dust-jac... View more info

The Quality of Mercy: Judge Samuel Brown Witt: A Memoir for his Grandchildren (Signed Limited Edition)

By: Ellen Caskie Witt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Self-published: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 025088

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, gold lettering, author's warm gift inscription on front free end-paper, limited edition #94 of 400 copies, frontispiece, illustrated, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Will Clayton: A Short Biography (Signed First Edition)

By: Ellen Clayton Garwood

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the subject

Seller ID: 031261

Condition: Very Good +


Clayton left his mark on world commerce through the development of Anderson, Clayton & Co., the world's largest cotton marketing firm. Green cloth with red spine lettering. Subject's gift inscription on front free end paper. Illustrated. Portrait frontispiece. Mylar cover. xii, 164pp., index. Dust jacket not price clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ellen Terry and Bernard Shaw: A Correspondence

By: Ellen Terry; George Bernard Shaw; Editor-Christopher St. John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1932

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 019646

Condition: Very Good


Ink name/bookplate on pastedown - no other writing or markings in the book. Endpapers are lightly foxed, but text is printed on quality laid paper and is clean and bright. Tightly bound in maroon cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Dust jacket shows some wear/soiling with a closed tear and chipping near spine edges. A nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Strom Thurmond the Public Man

Strom Thurmond the Public Man

By: Ellers, Joseph C.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Orangeburg, Sandlapper Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045363

ISBN: 0878441166

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 8vo. 278 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Politics & Government. ISBN/EAN: 9780878441167. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Eulalie (SIgned)

By: Emily L. Bull

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, R. L. Bryan Company: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 041620

Condition: Very Good


Signed First Edition. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. Yellow cloth with brown spine lettering. Illustrated. vii, 163pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

John Bartram, 1699-1777: His Garden and House; AND William Bartram, 1739-1823

By: Emily Read Cheston

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John Bartram Association: 1953

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 019382

Condition: Very Good


Includes biographies of John Bartram and his son, William. Stapled pamphlet with light fading to spine. Pages are clean and unmarked with several black and white photos. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

"Surely no person was ever so happy as I am": Emma Hamilton's Path to Fame (First Edition)

By: Emma Hamilton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Libraries: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032190

Condition: Like New


An exhibition from the Jean Kislak Collection and the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania Libraries, held October 19th, 2007 to February 17th, 2008, in the Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Fresh, clean, unmarked copy. 71pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Colonel Hawker's Shooting Diaries

By: Eric Parker, Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Derrydale Press:

Seller ID: 033283

Condition: Very Good -


Colonel Peter Hawker (24 November 1786 ? 7 August 1853) was a celebrated diarist, author and sportsman accounted one of the "Great Shots" of the 19th Century. His sporting exploits were widely followed and, on occasion, considered worthy of report in The Times. Red faded cloth with gold spine lettering. Bookseller's ticker inside rear cover. Frontispiece. vii, 300pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

S. Weir Mitchell: Novelist and Physician (First Edition)

By: Ernest Earnest

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024618

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with gold lettering, author's gift inscription on front free end-paper, portrait frontispiece, illustrated, vii, 279pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Minor Heresies,Major Departures: A China Mission Boyhood

Minor Heresies,Major Departures: A China Mission Boyhood

By: Espey, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ. of California: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054842

ISBN: 0520082508

Condition: Very Good Condition


Some very light spots of soiling on the covers. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 358 pages. Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. ISBN/EAN: 9780520082502. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

His Eye is on the Sparrow: An Autobiography of Ethel Waters with Charles Samuels(First Edition)

By: Ethel Waters and Charles Samuels

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025960

Condition: Very Good +


Silver cloth with blue lettering, pictorial end-papers, previous owner's name written on front free end-paper and on title page, mylar cover, 278pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Oglethorpe: A Brief Biography (Ed. by Phinizy Spalding)

Oglethorpe: A Brief Biography (Ed. by Phinizy Spalding)

By: Ettinger, Amos Aschbach

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Macon, Mercer University Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049855

ISBN: 0865541108

Condition: Very Good Condition


This biography is based on a larger work previously published in 1968. This edition includes a twenty-two page Introduction by Spalding. Size: 8vo. 90 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 23. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780865541108. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

True Early Adventures in Florida Days and Mountain Country (First Edition)

By: Evelyn Hayes

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Self-published:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031938

Condition: Very Good


These two stories represent the essence of Evelyn Haynes's rich and fruitful life. Stapled paperback. 47pp. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Jesse Stuart His Life and Works

By: Everetta Love Blair

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 017858

Condition: Near Fine


Tan cloth, mylar cover, inscribed by both Stuart and author to the widow of Havilah Babcock. there is no other writing in the book, binding tight, full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Royal Life, or The Eventful History of James A. Garfield: twentieth President of the United States (First Edition)

By: F. M. Green

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago and Cincinnati, Central Book Concern: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041570

Condition: Good


First Edition. Brown cloth (worn). Gold lettering and design on spine. Green was a lifelong friend and former pupil of James Garfield. Illustrated. 452pp. Some page gatherings pulled. Pagination jumps from viii to page 17 but appears to be in sequence and hence a publisher's error. We believe the volume is complete. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for The Life Of Sumner Lincoln Fairfield, Esq. [1803 - 1844]

The Life Of Sumner Lincoln Fairfield, Esq. [1803 - 1844]

By: Fairfield, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Author: 1857

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051798

Condition: Good Condition


Rubbed, little soiled, light edge wear. Paper browning and a little brittle, little damp staining upper corner of the first half of the book. This work by his widow was first published in 1846 and includes his complete poem, "The Sisters of Saint Clara a Tale of Portugal". Fairfield spent time in Georgia, Savannah area, and South Carolina as a tutor prior to his entry into Brown University. Size: 12mo 7" - 7?" tall. 132 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Ship... View more info

Image for Adgof Uwch Anghof:"  Llythyrau Lluaws o Brif Enwogion Cymru Hen a Diweddar

Adgof Uwch Anghof:" Llythyrau Lluaws o Brif Enwogion Cymru Hen a Diweddar

By: Fardd, Myrddin [1836 - 1921]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pen Y Groes, G. Lewis: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054846

Condition: Good Condition


Binding quite rubbed, book plate removed inside front cover, Young Men's Association library stamps inside. Contemporary inscription in ink on front fly leaf. Shaken in binding and back inner hinge splitting. Correspondence in both Welsh & English. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 372 pages. Text is in Welsh. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Welsh Language; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not alrea... View more info

Image for Dante & His Time

Dante & His Time

By: Federn, Karl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055280

Condition: Good Condition


Binding quite rubbed, corners bumped, names in ink on fly leaf. Paper little age toned but not brittle. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 326 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

Killing Time: The Autobiography of Paul Feyerabend

By: Feyerabend, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 1995-05-15

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 023975

ISBN: 0226245314

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in pictorial dust jacket. Near fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket, showing very light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Making of A Democratic Intellectual (American Intellectual Culture)

Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Making of A Democratic Intellectual (American Intellectual Culture)

By: Field, Peter S.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: England, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers: 2002

Seller ID: 036150

ISBN: 0847688429

Condition: Near Fine


In this original and highly readable book, Peter S. Field explains how Ralph Waldo Emerson became the first democratic intellectual in American history. By focusing on his public career, Field contends that Emerson was a democrat in two senses: he single-handedly sought to create a vocation equal to his conviction that America represented the democratic promise of the western world; and as importantly, he acted the part of the democrat by attempting to bring culture to a... View more info

Image for Gerald Massey: Poet, Prophet and Mystic (Illustrations by Laura Lee)

Gerald Massey: Poet, Prophet and Mystic (Illustrations by Laura Lee)

By: Flower, B. O.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Boston, Arena Publishing Co.: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051504

Condition: Good Condition


Binding worn at edges, quite rubbed. Paper age toned, brittle, but intact inside. Frontispiece portrait detached, edge little chipped. Size: 8vo. 133 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

Image for The Life Of Charles Dickens (2 Vols in 1)

The Life Of Charles Dickens (2 Vols in 1)

By: Forster, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1872

Edition: Copyright

Seller ID: 049892

Condition: Good Condition


Ex library with book plate. Bound in 1/2 leather, quite scuffed. Some edge soiling inside. This is the first volume of three published by Tauchnitz. Size: 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 585 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