Category: Biography


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This Man from Lebanon: A Study of Kahlil Gibran

By: Young, Barbara

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: Fourteenth Printing.

Seller ID: 012249

Condition: Near Fine

188pp. Original black cloth stamped in gilt and blind. Three corners very gently bumped. The jacket has a couple of closed tears at the top of the front panel with attendant creasing. There is some soil to the front panel as well. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Hawthorne's Secret: An Un-Told Tale

By: Young, Philip

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godine: 1984

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 009243

Condition: Near Fine

283pp. Some minor creasing to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Horace Greeley, the Editor

By: Zabriskie, Francis Nicoll

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021611

Condition: Good

398pp. 1st Edition. Original pebbled maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Frontispiece portrait. Patterned endpapers. Part of the "American Reformers" series edited by Carlos Martyn. Ownership inscription to the first blank prelim. Corners bumped. Front hinge cracked and cleanly reglued with archival quality binding glue. Spine slightly faded. Text browned. Top edge of text dust soiled. View more info

Senator Haidasz

By: Ziolkowska, Aleksandra

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto, Century Publishing Co.: 1983

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 017880

Condition: Near Fine

160pp. Illustrated. This copy warmly inscribed and signed by Senator Haidasz on the front free endpaper and dated 1991. Haidasz was the first Canadian of Polish descent to be appointed to the Canadian Senate. He was the recipient of the Commander Cross with Star of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland in 1998. This book appears to be the first book about his life. Corners gently bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Andy Kaufman Revealed! Best Friend Tells All

By: Zmuda, Bob with Matthew Scott Hansen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Co: 1999

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017544

Condition: Very Good

306pp. Illustrated. Text browned. Small stain to the fore edge of the back endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Marilyn Monroe

By: Zolotow, Maurice

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co: 1960

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017789

Condition: Good

340pp. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Small pull tear at the head of the spine. Boards unevenly faded at the edges. Soil to the top and fore edges of the text block. The jacket is a bit edgeworn. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info