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Brazilian Bombshell, The Biography of Carmen Miranda

By: Gil-Montero, Martha

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Donald I. Fine: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020543

Condition: Very Good


280pp. 1st Edition. Original mauve cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. Trace of foxing to the top edge of the text block. Bottom corners gently bumped. Trace of wear to the jacket. View more info

C.S. Lewis: Images of His World

By: Gilbert, Douglas & Clyde Kilby

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Wm. B. Eerdmans: 1977

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 023190

Condition: Very Good


192pp. 3rd Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Light overall soil. View more info

Cheaper by the Dozen

By: Gilbreth, Frank B. Jr./ Ernestine Gilbreth Carey

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1959

Seller ID: 008879

Condition: Very Good


180pp. No marks inside. Light edgewear. Creasing on spine. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Leadership

By: Giuliani, Rudolph W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2002

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011100

Condition: Fine


407pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Man of Misconceptions, The Life of an Eccentric in an Age of Change

By: Glassie, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Riverhead Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021376

Condition: Fine


335pp. Illustrated. A biography of polymath Athanasius Kircher. Closed tear to the head of the front joint to the front flap of the jacket. View more info

The Life and Crimes of Errol Flynn

By: Godfrey, Lionel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1977

Seller ID: 017541

Condition: Good


176pp. Illustrated. Rubber cement residue to the front free endpaper, effecting the next page slightly as well. Faint, small tea colored stain to the bottom edge of the text block, not effecting the printed text. Corners bumped. The jacket is in considerably better shape with only light soil to the back panel. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Maverick Inventor: My Turbulent Years at CBS

By: Goldmark, Peter C. With Lee Edson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Saturday Review Press Dutton: 1973

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017600

Condition: Very Good


278pp. Top edge of text block lightly spotted. Extremities rubbed but not rubbed through. A few stray, faint stains to the top of the pastedowns. The jacket is lightly and unevenly browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Robert F. Kennedy: Assistant President, The Dramatic Life Story of the Second Most Powerful Man in Washington

By: Gordon, Gary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Derby, Monarch Books: 1962

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006494

Condition: Very Good


143pp. + 1pp. ad. Text browned. Traces of wear. A nice copy of a fairly uncommon vintage paperback. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Robert Kennedy: The Last Campaign

By: Gorey, Hays

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1993

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 1210

Condition: Fine


129pp. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Illustrated with the photographs of Bill Eppridge. Foreword by (then) President Bill Clinton. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

Robert Frost: The Aim Was Song

By: Gould, Jean

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1964

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 012325

Condition: Very Good


302pp. Corners bumped. The jacket is edgeworn with several chips and closed tears. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Nearing Home

By: Graham, Billy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nashville, Thomas Nelson: 2011

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 013118

Condition: Near Fine


182pp. Ownership inscription on the title page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Christopher Columbus: The Dream and The Obsession

By: Granzotto, Gianni

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 006493

Condition: Near Fine


300pp. Map endpapers. Several tiny closed tears to the edges of the jacket. Top edge of the text block lightly foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

More Than a Hobby

By: Green, David with Dean Merrill

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nashville, Nelson Business: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004154

Condition: Fine


209pp. + 3pp. ads. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

More Than a Hobby

By: Green, David with Dean Merrill

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Nashville, Thomas Nelson: 2014

Edition: Thirteenth Printing.

Seller ID: 019139

Condition: Fine


209pp. + 3pp. ads. The top corner on the front flap of the jacket is creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Rebound, The Odyssey of Michael Jordan

By: Greene, Bob

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020179

Condition: Near Fine


275pp. 1st Edition. Original orangish red paper over black cloth with spine lettering stamped in silver foil. Illustrated. Top corners very gently bumped. Traces of wear to the jacket. View more info

Byron: The Flawed Angel

By: Grosskurth, Phyllis

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1997

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 012373

Condition: Near Fine


510pp. Illustrated. Gift inscription on the half title. The jacket is price clipped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Diamond: A Biography

By: Grossman, Alan & Bill Truman, Roy Oki Yamanaka

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Contemporary Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017783

Condition: Near Fine


235pp. Illustrated. Top edge of the text block toned. Minor creases to the back panel of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Rodin: A Biography

By: Grunfeld, Frederic V.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Da Capo Press: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013807

Condition: Very Good


738pp. Illustrated. Wraps creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Stan: The Life of Stan Laurel

By: Guiles, Fred Lawrence

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Stein & Day: 1980

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017773

Condition: Very Good


240pp. Illustrated. Foxing to the top and fore edges of the text block. One closed tear with attendant creasing to the top edge of the front panel on the jacket. Horizontal slice (probably box cutter) to the back panel of the jacket. Spine ends creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Robert F. Kennedy in His Own Words: The Unpublished Recollections of the Kennedy Years

By: Guthman, Edwin O. & Jeffrey Shulman (eds.)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 006716

Condition: Very Good


493pp. Illustrated. Small retail sticker scraped from the front wrap. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info