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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

Samuel Beckett: A Biography

By: Bair, Deirdre

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich: 1980

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 017213

Condition: Very Good


736pp. Illustrated. Spine creased. Retail sticker ghost to the front cover. Text browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Memoir of Mrs. Eliza Astor Rumpff, Daughter of Madame De Stael

By: Baird, Rev. Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, American Tract Society:

Seller ID: 018182

Condition: Very Good


80pp. Original brown cloth stamped in gilt and blind. Frontispiece engraving of the subject of the biography. #56 in The Youth's Library series. Prelims and early pages foxed. Ownership inscription to the front pastedown. Corners bumped. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography

By: Baker, Jean H.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 1987

Edition: Eighth Printing.

Seller ID: 018786

Condition: Near Fine


429pp. Traces of wear to the binding. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Good Times

By: Baker, Russell

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1989

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 015006

Condition: Near Fine


351pp. Illustrated. The jacket has a few small closed tears at the edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Growing Up

By: Baker, Russell

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Congdon & Weed: 1982

Edition: Tenth Printing.

Seller ID: 015007

Condition: Very Good


278pp. Illustrated. Foxing to all edges of the text block. Some soil and creasing to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Poor Russell's Almanac

By: Baker, Russell

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Congdon & Lattes: 1981

Edition: New Edition.

Seller ID: 015025

Condition: Near Fine


252pp. One corner very gently bumped. Minor wear to the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

My Life in 'Toons: From Flatbush to Bedrock in Under a Century

By: Barbera, Joe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Turner Publishing Inc.: 1994

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017576

Condition: Fine


250pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Infamous Woman: The Life of George Sand

By: Barry, Joseph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1977

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009046

Condition: Very Good


436pp. Illustrated. Genealogical chart endpapers. Light shelfwear to the extremities. The jacket is edgeworn at the spine ends with tape reinforcement on the verso, has a couple of sizeable closed tears, and is soiled at the back panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Wildflower

By: Barrymore, Drew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Dutton: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023429

Condition: Fine


Original gray cloth over pink, spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. Memoirs by this third generation Hollywood star. View more info

Iris and Her Friends: A Memoir of Memory and Desire

By: Bayley, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 015070

Condition: Very Good


275pp. Half title heavily creased (probably a binding error). Dampstain to the top edge of the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Good Life

By: Bennett, Tony & Will Friedwald

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019704

Condition: Near Fine


312pp. Illustrated. Tiny closed tear at the head of the spine on the jacket. View more info

Ruskin, A Study in Personality

By: Benson, Arthur Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1911

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 022514

Condition: Good


323pp. + 4pp. adverts. 1st American Edition. Original blue buckram cloth with leather spine label stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Bookseller's ticket to the front pastedown. Endpapers foxed. Cloth mottled. Corners bumped. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. View more info

Lindbergh

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1998

Seller ID: 006366

Condition: Fine


673pp. Illustrated. Some minor wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Kate Remembered

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's: 2003

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 016814

Condition: Fine


370pp. Illustrated. A very tight copy. Minor scuffing to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Knock Wood

By: Bergen, Candice

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 022885

Condition: Very Good


354pp. 2nd Printing. Original rose colored cloth with lettering stamped in silver foil. Bookplate to the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. Toning to the top edge of the text block. Jacket price clipped. Several small closed tears to the top edge of the jacket. View more info

As Thousands Cheer: The Life of Irving Berlin

By: Bergreen, Laurence

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, De Capo Press: 1996

Seller ID: 016809

Condition: Good


658pp. Illustrated. Extensive ownership notations on the prelims (including the title page) and the end matter. A few instances of highlighting in the early chapters. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

JFK Jr., George and Me

By: Berman, Matt

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Gallery Books: 2014

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013638

Condition: Near Fine


208pp. + 4pp. chronology. Illustrated. Only traces of wear to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Maeve's Times: In Her Own Words

By: Binchy, Maeve

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2014

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 018451

Condition: Near Fine


383pp. Edited by Roisin Ingle. Introduction by Gordon Snell. Pictorial endpapers. Red marker dot to the bottom edge of the text block (remainder mark). A very nice copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info