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The Hard Road to Klondike

By: Micheal MacGowan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ireland, Collins Press: 2005

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031990

ISBN: 1903464358

Condition: Like New


Biography of Michael MacGowan. Born in 1865 in Donegal, the eldest of twelve children in a poverty-stricken family, Michael MacGowan left home as a young man to work in Scotland, but soon headed for America and, he hoped, some kind of success. He worked his way across the country as a hobo, working in steel mills and mines in Tennessee and Montana, before embarking on his greatest adventure-the gold rush, in the primitive, harsh, and icy wastes of the Yukon. His saga is... View more info

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Knowing Who I Am: A Black Entrepreneur's Memoir of Struggle and Victory in the American South (First Edition)

By: Middleton, Earl M.; Barnes, Joy W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Pr: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023156

ISBN: 1570037159

Condition: Fine


Burgundy cloth with gold lettering, no writing in the book, illustrated, xii, 183pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Achievement of William Faulkner (First Thus)

By: Millgate, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lincoln and London, University of Nebraska Press: 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 031952

ISBN: 0803281021

Condition: Very Good


First published in 1966, Millgate's text begins with an essay on Faulkner's life and career and proceeds to a treatment of each novel in chronological order, a survey of Faulkner's prolific work in the short story and an assessment of Faulkner's achievement as a whole. Designed to be an accessible study of Faulkner's life and work, it is aimed at both students and general readers. Paperback. Minor underlining. Date of purchase on back of half title page. xv, 344pp., ... View more info

Forty Years in Newspaperdom: The Autobiography of a Newspaper Man (Signed First Edition)

By: Milton A. McRae

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Bretano's Publishers: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026309

Condition: Good +


Brown cloth with gold lettering. Author's gift inscription on front free end-paper (to Hon. Josephus Daniels, who became Secretary of the Navy in WWI). No other writing in the book. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated. Front inner hinge split (but strong). Some uncut pages. 496pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

This Is My Life: Thou Shalt Not Steal (Signed First Edition)

By: Milton Coggins Cook

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 033744

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial paperback. Author's gift inscription on title page (and second author's signature inside rear cover). Illustrated. 115pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Allard K. Lowenstein Papers 1924-1980: A Guide to the Collection (First Edition)

By: Mitchell F. Ducey and Barbara Shaw Anderson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037630

Condition: Very Good


Rare. Paperback. Front cover has corner crease. 84pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Florence Arnold-Forster's Irish Journal

By: Moody, T. W. , and Hawkins, Richard, Eds.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1988

Seller ID: 036480

ISBN: 0198224052

Condition: Fine


Florence Arnold-Forster was the adopted daughter of William Edward Fortser, one of the foremost British liberals of the late 19th century with a distinguished record of social concern and political reform. An exceptional person, she accompanied Forster when he took on responsibility for the government of Ireland from 1880 to 1882. Her journal from these years, here published for the first time, illuminates the politics, family life, and society of Victorian Britain and I... View more info

A College Courtship and Other Stories

By: Mrs. Charles Terry Collins

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Riverside Press: 1915

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 026179

Condition: Very Good


Gray cloth with gold lettering, gift inscription (not from author, but from a Collins family member) on front free end-paper. No other writing in the book, viii, 222pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare. View more info

The Dean Smith Story: More Than a Coach

By: Mumau, Thad

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Huntsville, AL, Strode Pub: 1980

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 036134

ISBN: 0873971663

Condition: Very Good


First book written about Dean Smith. Blue cloth with white lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Dust jacket is price clipped. 224pp., with appendix. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dean Smith: A Biography (Signed First Edition)

By: Mumau, Thad

Price: $100.00  $50.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem NC, John F Blair Pub: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040616

ISBN: 0895870800

Condition: Like New


The winning-est basketball coach in college history, Dean Smith (born 1931) retired from the University of North Carolina in 1997 after 36 seasons. His teams won 879 games and had 27 consecutive seasons of at least 20 victories. Under Dean Smith, the University of North Carolina Tar Heels made 11 appearances in the Final Four of the National Collegiate Athletic Association's Division I college basketball tournament. They won two NCAA titles, in 1982 and 1993. Smith holds... View more info

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John Wayne: The Man Behind the Myth (First Thus)

By: Munn, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NAL Books: 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020671

ISBN: 0451212444

Condition: Near Fine


Silver cloth with black spine. Near fine copy. Binding tight.386pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

When Elvis Meets the Dalai Lama

By: Murray Silver

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bonaventture Books: 2006-06-12

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 018308

ISBN: 0972422447

Condition: Near Fine


A few shelf wear stains to the top edge and front cover. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Story of Phillips Exeter (signed)

By: Myron R. Williams

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Exeter, NH, Phillips Exeter Academy: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008186

Condition: Very Good


Red covers. The end sheets are a 3-D map of the school. Index and several appendicies. Binding is tight. Front cover has slight soiling on the red. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. View more info

The New York Diary of Ned Rorem (First Edition)

By: Ned Rorem

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027242

Condition: Very Good +


Charcoal cloth with red and silver lettering. Illustrated. No writing in the book. 218pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

I Must Say: Edwin Newman on English, the News, and Other Matters (Signed First Edition)

By: Newman, Edwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 028802

ISBN: 0446514233

Condition: Very Good +


Two toned brown cloth with gold spine lettering and design. Author's gift inscription on half title page. Dust jacket is not price clipped. xviii, 296pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Eisenhower: The White House Years (First Edition)

By: Newton, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034238

ISBN: 038552353X

Condition: New


Newly discovered and declassified documents make for a surprising and revealing portrait of the president we thought we knew. America's thirty-fourth president was belittled by his critics as the babysitter-in-chief. This new look reveals how wrong they were. Dwight Eisenhower was bequeathed the atomic bomb and refused to use it. He ground down Joseph McCarthy and McCarthyism until both became, as he said, "McCarthywasm." He stimulated the economy to lift it from... View more info

Ernie's America: The Best of Ernie Pyle's 1930s Travel Dispatches (First Thus)

By: Nichols, David (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 034591

ISBN: 0679731776

Condition: Very Good


Recommendation on front cover by Charles Kuralt. Paperback. Pictorial cover. First Thus. lii, 423pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Marilyn

By: Nick Yapp

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Fall River Press: 2009

Seller ID: 033753

Condition: Near Fine


This book recounts the unseen and the beloved Marilyn, from her unhappy childhood to her tragic death. Brown cloth with gold spine lettering. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 176pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Diaries and letters, 1930-1964 (First American Edition)

By: Nicolson, Harold George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 023746

ISBN: 0689110979

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth with gold lettering, frontispiece, no writing in the book, 436pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memoirs of the late John Mytton, Esq. of Halston, Shropshire

By: Nimrod

Price: $30.00

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

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 030408

Condition: Very Good


Includes Notices of Mytton's hunting, shooting, driving and racing eccentric and extravagant exploits. With numerous illustrations by H. Alken and T. J. Rawlins. Paneled olive green cloth with gold gilt lettering and design on spine and front cover. Private library bookplate inside front board. Frontispiece with printed tissue guard. Illustrations with printed tissue guards. xxi, 234pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Carl Sandburg: A Biography (Signed)

By: Niven, Penelope

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Scribners: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 042807

ISBN: 0684192519

Condition: Very Good


Drawing on the extensive archives of the Sandburg Collection, this sweeping portrait of the distinguished American poet follows Sandburg from his 1878 birth, through his private life, to the heights of his literary fame. Two toned cloth. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Private library mark. Illustrated. 843pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Memoirs of a Superfluous Man (First Edition)

By: Nock, Albert J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Delavan, WI and Clearwater, FL, Hallberg Pub Corp: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020200

ISBN: 0873190386

Condition: Fine


As new copy (except for one small black mark at top corner of half-title page covering price?), otherwise a clean, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

When I Was Young: A Gaelic Childhood

By: O Grianna,Seamus; Hughes, Art [Translator]

Price: $100.00  $50.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, A.& A. Farmar: 2001

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032327

ISBN: 1899047573

Condition: Near Fine


A tender, humorous and insightful classic of autobiography, here translated into English for the first time. Seamus O Grianna presents a vivid account of growing up in the Donegal Gealtacht in the 1890's and 1900's. A near fine condition copy. vi, 241pp. Solid copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Harvey and Jessie: A Couple of Radicals (Signed)

By: O'Connor, Harvey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Temple University Press: 1988

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 040059

ISBN: 0877225192

Condition: Very Good +


This engaging memoir records the lives of two radical journalists who shared commitments to socialism, the labor movement, civil rights movement, peace movement, and to each other. The story of their long partnership chronicles twentieth-century American radicalism in a very personal and evocative way. Harvey O'Connor, a devoted socialist and Wobbly, was the Eastern Bureau manager of the Federated Press, a labor news service, when he met Jessie Lloyd in 1929. The grandda... View more info

Growing up on a Farm (SIGNED)

By: O. T. Banton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Aurora, IL, George Printers/Westminster Presbyterian Church: 1983

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 015349

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed to previous owner by O. T. Banton. No other writing or markings in the book. Covers very lightly soiled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Fangio Racing Driver

By: Oliver Merlin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: B. T. Batsford Ltd: 1961

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 007365

Condition: Near Fine


On the inside of the back cover the owner wrote a note about where he got the book - there is no other writing in the book. View more info

Hans Andersen: Son of Denmark

By: Opal Wheeler

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1961

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 015511

Condition: Very Good


No writing or markings in the book. Light foxing to endsheets, but text pages are clean and bright. Dust jacket shows some edgewear and fading to spine, but is now protected by clear mylar and looks nice. Tight binding. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

I Married Adventure: The Lives and Adventures of Martin and Osa Johnson (Signed)

By: Osa Johnson

Price: $150.00  $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1940

Edition: Fifth Impression

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030944

Condition: Very Good


Osa and Martin Johnson built a career as world travelers and film makers in remote areas of the world. Martin began life as a traveler when, in 1906 as a nineteen year old he responded to Jack London's advertisement and was chosen as a crew member for London's upcoming around-the-world sailing adventure aboard the "Snark. This copy is signed by the author, Osa Johnson on the back of the half title page. Black cloth (possibly rebound?) with gold spine lettering. I... View more info

An Artist's Love Story told in the Letters of Sir Thomas Lawrence Mrs. Siddon and Her Daughters (First Edition)

By: Oswald G. Knapp, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029148

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Frontispiece portrait. Illustrated. No writing in the book. viii, 238pp., index. Bookseller's ticket inside rear cover. Mild foxing. Front inner hinge starting. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life of the Empress Josephine, First Wife of Napoleon (First Edition)

By: P. C. Headley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York and Auburn, Miller, Orton & Mulligan: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035243

Condition: Very Good


This Empress was a greater personage than Napoleon in the elements of moral grandeur and retained her sovereignty in the hearts of the people. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. 383pp., with a publisher's catalog. One end paper at rear is missing. Overall, a very good tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Will Rogers (First Edition)

By: P. J. O'Brien

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019724

Condition: Very Good


Blue decorated cloth, spine a bit faded, portrait frontispiece, mild foxing, 288pp., with an Appreciation by Lowell Thomas. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Philip Randolph: Messenger for the Masses (Makers of America) First Edition

By: Patterson, Lillie; Lillie Patterson, General Editor John An; Scott, John Anthony [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028247

ISBN: 0816028273

Condition: Fine


Two toned cloth with white lettering. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 115pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

George Washington, Country Gentleman being an account of his home life and agricultural activities

By: Paul Leland Haworth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill Co: 1925

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 034215

Condition: Very Good


Includes many illustrations, facsimiles of private papers, and a map of Washington's estate drawn by himself. Publisher's cloth with original paper labels on spine and front board. Frontispiece. 336pp., index. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Poor Richard's Politicks: Benjamin Franklin and his New American Order

By: Paul W. Conner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1965

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 018044

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth, dust-jacket spine worn with a 2 inch indentation in middle, binding tight, No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

My Connemara (First Edition)

By: Paula Steichen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & World: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037191

Condition: Near Fine


Carl Sandburg's grandaughter tells what it was like to grow up close to the land on the famous poet's North Carolina mountain farm. Perceptive profiles of the immediate family and Uncle Edward Steichen are accompanied by many charming illustrations, a wealth of anecdotes, and vivid descriptions of farm life. Stated First Edition. Octavo, brown cloth backed blue boards. Gold gilt spine lettering. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Mylar cover. illustrated with numer... View more info

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This Horn for Hire: The Life and Career of Pee Wee Erwin

By: Pee Wee Erwin; Warren W. Vache Sr. [Collaborator]

Price: $65.00  $15.00

Publisher: Scarecrow Press: 1987

Edition: Reprint Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 017955

ISBN: 0810819457

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth, dust-jacket worn with a few small tears, mylar cover, binding tight, author's inscription on ffep., personal internal library markings, full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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In a lifetime full...Reflections on a Public and Private Life (Signed First Edition)

By: Peggy Wakehurst

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Lois Graessle: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 020356

Condition: Very Good +


Red cloth with black and gold design and lettering, end-papers with genealogical charts, xii, 176pp., contains a photocopy of Lady Wakehurst's Obituary with note to "Barn" from "Penelope" on the back concerning "Aunt Peg's Obit." Mylar cover. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. "Love from Peggy" There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Shadowplay: The Life of Anthony Tudor SOFTCOVER

By: Perlmutter, Donna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, LIMELIGHT EDITIONS: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035490

ISBN: 087910189X

Condition: Near Fine


(Limelight). Shadowplay is the first biography of Antony Tudor, one of the few indisputable geniuses of twentieth-century dance. His ground-breaking ballets changed forever what audiences expected to see on stage and brought with them psychological truths and haunting beauties that still resonate wherever they are performed. Brilliant but tormented, the London-born Tudor drew on the raw material of his own life for such landmark works as Pillar of Fire and Jardin aux Lil... View more info

Lincoln in American Memory

By: Peterson, Merrill D.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York and Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036744

ISBN: 0195065700

Condition: New


Lincoln's death, like his life, was an event of epic proportions. When the president was struck down at his moment of triumph, writes Merrill Peterson, "sorrow--indescribable sorrow" swept the nation. After lying in state in Washington, Lincoln's body was carried by a special funeral train to Springfield, Illinois, stopping in major cities along the way; perhaps a million people viewed the remains as memorial orations rang out and the world chorused its sincere c... View more info

Verlaine (Collection "Les Vivants") (French Edition)

By: Petitfils, Pierre

Price: $55.00  $5.00

Publisher: Julliard: 1981-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023962

ISBN: 2260002366

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Brown cloth hardcover in white dust jacket. Near fine hardcover with the top edge of the text block showing a slight darkening. Near fine dust jacket showing slight shelf wear. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

John Evelyn's Diary (Folio Society)

By: Philip Francis (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1963

Edition: First Folio Society

Seller ID: 016936

Condition: Near Fine


This book would make a great gift. Near fine blue cloth backed hardcover with a lightly sunned spine. Near fine gray slipcase with light shelf wear on the tail of the spine. Decorated end-papers. Frontispiece. 253pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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To Keep the Ball Rolling: The Memoirs of Anthony Powell (First Edition)

By: Powell, Anthony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024898

ISBN: 0226677214

Condition: Fine


Light blue cloth with burgundy lettering, no writing in the book, nice copy, 456pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Learning a Trade: A Craftsman?s Notebooks: 1955-1997

By: Price, Reynolds

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham and London, Duke University Press Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036864

ISBN: 0822321122

Condition: New


New copy. From Reynolds Price, much acclaimed author of award-winning novels, plays, poems, stories, and essays, comes a work that is unique among contemporary writers of American literature. For more than forty years, Price has kept a working journal of his writing life. Now published for the first time, Learning a Trade provides a revealing window into this writers creative process and craftsman's sensibilities. Whether Price is reflecting on the rhythm of his day-to... View more info

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Clear Pictures: First Loves, First Guides (Scribner Classics) SIGNED

By: Price, Reynolds

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 040204

ISBN: 0684847523

Condition: Near Fine


Reynolds Price, novelist, poet, playwright and essayist, author of the bestseller Kate Vaiden and the recent Roxanna Slade, is one of the most accomplished writers ever to come out of the South. He is an author rooted in its old life and ways; and this is his vivid, powerful memoir of his first twenty-one years growing up in North Carolina. Spanning the years from 1933 to 1954, Price accurately captures the spirit of a community recovering from the Depression, living thr... View more info

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Napoleon: An Intimate Account of the Years of Supremacy 1800-1814 (First Edition)

By: Proctor Patterson Jones; Jean Tulard [Foreword]; Charles Otto Zieseniss [Contributor];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Proctor Jones Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035173

ISBN: 0679414584

Condition: Near Fine


Oblong coffee table style first edition of 444 pages is profusely illustrated (some in color). The book is tight, bright and clean and the only marking is the previous owner's signature, stamp and seal on the title page. Illustrated end-papers. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

Look Over My Shoulder.

By: Quackenbush, Melvin.

Price: $100.00  $50.00

Publisher: Davidson, NC, Era Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition, Lmt and Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002339

Condition: Fine


Signed by Author Private Press #75 of 100 printed. The autobiography of Melvin Quakenbush Inscribed "To Dick and Nora Wilson - I hope you have as much fun reading this as I did writing it. Mel Quackenbush. " Quackenbush was a businessman and a WW I vet.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Some Personal Experiences of My First Ninety Years (Signed First Edition)

By: R. B. Leonard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 020368

Condition: Very Good


Spiral bound with pictorial front cover, covers a little age-toned, illustrated, author's signature on title page dated April 28, 1972. there is no other writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

As I Remember It (First Edition)

By: R. Kyle Hayes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wilkesboro, NC, Olde Town Printing: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 031237

Condition: Near Fine


As told to G. Scott Crawford. Illustrated. No writing in the book. xv, 176pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Voice of Lincoln (First Edition)

By: R. M. Wanamaker

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036905

Condition: Very Good


Author was a Judge on the Supreme Court of Ohio. Navy cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Frontispiece. Gift inscription on front free end paper. viii, 363pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Half the House, My Life In and Out of Jerusalem (Signed)

By: Rachel Berghash

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sante Fe, Sunstone Press: 2011

Seller ID: 036012

ISBN: 0865348057

Condition: Near Fine


Rachel Berghash's lyrical, impressionistic memoir charts her relationship with her homeland during a lifelong journey of self-discovery, beginning with a child's-eye view of the city's sacred mysteries, her family's religious orthodoxy, and the underlying kinship between Israelis and Palestinians. At eighteen, she serves in the Israeli army, later attends the Rubin Academy of Music, and works as a secretary at the Israeli Parliament and The Jerusalem Post. When she marri... View more info