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Mark It and Strike It: An Autobiography

By: Allen, Steve

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1960

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011456

Condition: Very Good


432pp. Illustrated. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Pastedowns and endpapers foxed and offset. Corners bumped. The jacket is edgeworn and creased along the edges. There is one three inch closed tear to the bottom edge of the front panel of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

My Half Century with NCR

By: Allyn, Stanley C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw Hill: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020329

Condition: Good


209pp. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usual markings. Bottom corners bumped. View more info

Welch Allyn: An American Success Story

By: Allyn, W.G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.p., Self Published: 1996

Edition: Probable 1st Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006255

Condition: Very Good


248pp. Illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Uncommon as a signed copy. The story of Welch Allyn, a company that manufactures medical equipment in upstate New York, written by the son of the founder. The front wrap is creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

FDR, 1882-1945

By: Alsop, Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Gramercy Books: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005774

Condition: Fine


256pp. Illustrated. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Nixon: Volume 1--The Education of a Politician 1913-1962

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster Touchstone: 1987

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 006332

Condition: Near Fine


752pp. Illustrated. Traces of wear to the wraps. Probably unread. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Eisenhower; Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect 1890-1952

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1983

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 022522

Condition: Very Good


637pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Ownership and gift inscriptions to the half title. Two corners bumped. Some creasing to the jacket. View more info

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

The Life of Patrick Henry of Virginia

By: Arnold, S.G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Hurst & Co.:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022310

Condition: Very Good


271pp. Reprint. Original decorative gray boards stamped in yellow, blue and black with a hunting motif. Spine lettering stamped in gilt. A reprint of the 1845 edition. One corner bumped. Spine darkened. Three corners rubbed through at the tips. Offsetting to the endpapers and pastedowns. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpaper and front pastedown. 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