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The Day John Died

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006346

Condition: Very Good


303pp. Illustrated. Library discard ink stamps on the endpapers. Not an ex-library copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Young Kate

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co.: 1988

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 016857

Condition: Near Fine


181pp. Illustrated. The jacket has a couple of tiny closed tears. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Let Me Finish

By: Angell, Roger

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Orlando, Harcourt: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021370

Condition: Very Good


302pp. Original blue cloth. Spine lettering stamped in black. Some staining to the boards. A few bumps to the edges of the same. The jacket has minor creasing and some minor soil to the back panel. View more info

The Heart of a Woman

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1997

Seller ID: 020252

Condition: Near Fine


324pp. Traces of creasing to the wraps at the corners. View more info

A Song Flung Up to Heaven

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020938

Condition: Very Good


212pp. Ownership inscription to the half title. Maginalia on the prelim which has the previous works of Angelou listed. Traces of wear to the jacket. View more info

Wilderness Wife

By: Angier, Brad & Vena

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Radnor, PA, Chilton Book Company: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 015546

Condition: Very Good


177pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped. Top edge of text block foxed. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Gloves, Glory and God; An Autobiography

By: Armstrong, Henry

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Westwood, Fleming H. Revell: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022215

Condition: Very Good


256pp. 1st Edition. Original black cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. ESPN ranked him as the third best boxer of all time. He won titles in three different divisions: featherweight, lightweight and welterweight. He was named Boxer of the Year by Ring Magazine in 1937 and in 1940 by Boxing Writers of America. He would come to Christ in retirement and become a Baptist preacher. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Top corners bu... View more info

Julie Andrews

By: Arntz, James & Thomas S. Wilson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Contemporary Books: 1995

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 017265

Condition: Fine


237pp. Profusely illustrated. Foreword by Carol Burnett. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

When F.D.R. Died

By: Asbell, Bernard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1961

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006340

Condition: Near Fine


211pp. Illustrated. Bookplate of Helen and Emanuel Schapiro on the front pastedown. The jacket is unevenly and lightly browned. A nice copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Miracles Happen

By: Ash, Mary Kay

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, HarperPerennial: 1994

Edition: Third Edition.

Seller ID: 016483

Condition: Near Fine


193pp. Only traces of wear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Lessons from a Father to His Son

By: Ashcroft, John & Gary Thomas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nashville, Thomas Nelson: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019474

Condition: Fine


225pp. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Days of Grace, A Memoir

By: Ashe, Arthur & Arnold Rampersad

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022546

Condition: Very Good


317pp. Illustrated. Lengthy gift inscription to the front pastedown and front free endpaper. Minor creasing to the jacket. View more info

Triumph and Tragedy: The Story of the Kennedys

By: Associated Press

Price: $5.00

Publisher: N.p., Associated Press: 1968

Seller ID: 010461

Condition: Very Good


256pp. Illustrated. A premium from The Syracuse Herald Journal (stamped in yellow on the front cover). Corners bumped and rubbed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Steps in Time

By: Astaire, Fred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros,.: 1959

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 017598

Condition: Very Good


325pp. Illustrated. Pictorial endpapers. Some faint discoloration to the boards. The jacket is foxed and has a few small chips from the edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Life Ministry of B. Franklin Atkinson

By: Atkinson, Rev. B. Franklin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Louisville, The Herald Press:

Seller ID: 022132

Condition: Very Good


218pp. + 1 page advert. Original red cloth with lettering stamped in black. Illustrated. The author served various Methodist churches in Kentucky and also wrote on dispensational themes. Atkinson writes of when he was cured of his racial prejudice in chapter XI (an African American preacher came to preach in his church when he was a boy). He left the meeting and was confronted by a Baptist brother, which led to his repentance. Ownership inscriptions to the front fr... View more info

Woodrow Wilson

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006339

Condition: Fine


128pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Nothing to Fear: Lessons in Leadership from FDR

By: Axelrod, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Portfolio: 2003

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009851

Condition: Fine


273pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Zinger, A Champion's Story of Determination, Courage and Charging Back

By: Azinger, Paul & Ken Abraham

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids & NY, Zondervan & Harper Collins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020189

Condition: Very Good


223pp. 1st Edition. Original gray paper over mustard yellow cloth, spine lettering stamped in purple foil. Illustrated. One corner bumped hard. View more info

Zinger: A Champion's Story of Determination, Courage and Charging Back

By: Azinger, Paul with Ken Abraham

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins Zondervan: 1995

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018617

Condition: Fine


223pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

How Sweet it Is: The Jackie Gleason Story

By: Bacon, James

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017782

Condition: Very Good


214pp. Illustrated. Text browned. Spine creased. Top edge of the text block foxed. The jacket is creased at the extremities. Appears to be quite scarce in dust jacket for some reason. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info