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Michael Collins: The Lost Leader

By: Forester, Margery

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Dublin, Gill & Macmillan: 1971

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 015753

Condition: Good


370pp. Illustrated. Last few pages and the back cover moisture wrinkled. Top and fore edges of the text block foxed. Faint dampstain to the verso of the front cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Schnozzola: The Story of Jimmy Durante

By: Fowler, Gene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017822

Condition: Very Good


261pp. Illustrated. Some smudging to the bottom edge of the front board. Some foxing to the flaps of the jacket. A couple of small nicks to the head of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Billy Graham, A Parable of American Righteousness

By: Frady, Marshall

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1979

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 021685

Condition: Near Fine


546pp. Original mustard yellow paper over blue cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt. Ownership inscription to the half title. Some creasing to the jacket at the edges. View more info

Mirror to America

By: Franklin, John Hope

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Girroux: 2005

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022799

Condition: Very Good


401pp. Illustrated. Spine creased vertically. Sticker remnant to the front cover. View more info

Jolson

By: Freedland, Michael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Stein & Day: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020819

Condition: Very Good


256pp. 1st Edition. Original orange paper over black cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. Author's first book. This copy signed boldly by the author on the front free endpaper. The biography of Asa Yoelson, who we know as Al Jolson, a descendant of a Russian Orthodox Jewish family. Corners gently bumped, one corner rubbed through. The jacket has creasing at the spine ends and several small closed tears with attendant creasing. View more info

Mrs. Mike: The Story of Katherine Mary Flannigan

By: Freedman, Benedict & Nancy

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Berkeley Books: 1968

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 008689

Condition: Very Good


284pp. Text browned. Wraps creased. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Lee, An Abridgment in One Volume by Richard Harwell

By: Freeman, Douglas Southall

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1961

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 021597

Condition: Very Good


601pp. 1st Edition Thus (Scribner's "A" on the copyright page). Original black cloth with light blue panels, lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated. An abridgment of Freeman's monumental four volume work. Ink stamps of the Moon Memorial Library of the SUNY ESF College of Forestry, but no other library markings. Three corners bumped. A bright copy, lacking the jacket. View more info

Lucy: A Life in Pictures

By: Frew, Tim

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Metro Books: 1996

Seller ID: 3307

Condition: Fine


96pp. Illustrated with striking photos from the Howard Frank archives. The jacket has some creasing along the edges. Size: Folio View more info

Toulose-Lautrec: A Life

By: Frey, Julia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1994

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 018478

Condition: Very Good


595pp. Illustrated. Some spotting along the top edge of the text block. Only light wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Americans

By: Frost, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1971

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013604

Condition: Very Good


252pp. + 2pp. ads. Interviews with the likes of Truman Capote, Orson Welles, Tennessee Williams, Louis Armstrong, Jon Voight, Johnny Carson, Ralph Nader, Jesse Jackson, Barry Goldwater, Peter Fonda, Spiro Agnew, Gerald Ford and many others. Wraps unevenly browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes, My Story

By: Funicello, Annette & Patricia Romanowski

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022699

Condition: Fine


237pp. 1st Edition. Original cream paper over gray cloth, spine lettering stamped in red foil. Illustrated. The autobiography of an icon of fifties and sixties television. View more info

Eating Pomegranates: A Memoir of Mothers, Daughters and the BRCA Gene

By: Gabriel, Sarah

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 2009

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 015903

Condition: Very Good


259pp. Remainder mark to the bottom edge (marker strike). Traces of foxing to the edges of the text block. Minor wear to the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Magnolia Story

By: Gaines, Chip and Joanna with Mark Dagostino

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Nashville, W Publishing Group: 2016

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Seller ID: 017746

Condition: Fine


184pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Midlife Irish, Rediscovering My Family and Myself

By: Gannon, Frank

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023069

Condition: Near Fine


243pp. Traces of wear. View more info

In the Moment: My Life as an Actor

By: Gazzara, Ben

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Carroll & Graf: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017601

Condition: Fine


312pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Johan Sebastian Bach, The Culmination of an Era

By: Geiringer, Karl

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020092

Condition: Good


382pp. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usual markings. Jacket flaps adhered to the pastedowns. Corners bumped. View more info

The Perfect Wife, The Life and Choices of Laura Bush

By: Gerhart, Ann

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Large Print: 2004

Seller ID: 021029

Condition: Very Good


391pp. Two corners bumped. Spine ends bumped. The bottom edge of the jacket is creased at the bottom corner of the front panel. View more info

Harriet Beecher Stowe

By: Gerson, Noel B.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Praeger: 1976

Seller ID: 014598

Condition: Very Good


218pp. All edges of the text block foxed. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. The jacket is scuffed at the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Kennedys: The Third Generation

By: Gibson, Barbara

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Kensington Publishing Corp.: 1999

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 006480

Condition: Fine


458pp. + 6pp. ads. Illustrated. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Madeline

By: Gide, Andre

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Chicago, Elephant Paperbacks: 1989

Edition: First Elephant Paperback.

Seller ID: 008706

Condition: Fine


98pp. Translated with an introduction and notes by Justin O'Brien. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info