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Vivien: The Life of Vivien Leigh

By: Walker, Alexander

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1987

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 017825

Condition: Very Good


342pp. Illustrated. Edges of the text block foxed. Minor wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

First Lady: A Portrait of Nancy Reagan

By: Wallace, Chris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1986

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007980

Condition: Very Good


166pp. Illustrated. "From the NBC News White Paper Reported by White House Correspondent Chris Wallace." Very faint moisture wrinkle to the text. The jacket has some small stains on the front panel. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Balance: A Story of Faith, Family, and Life on the Line

By: Wallenda, Nik & David Ritz

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Faith Words: 2013

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010552

Condition: Near Fine


216pp. Illustrated. Traces of wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Glass Castle

By: Walls, Jeannette

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 2006

Edition: Twenty-Seventh Printing.

Seller ID: 019487

Condition: Near Fine


288pp. Only traces of wear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Audition: A Memoir

By: Walters, Barbara

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2008

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 017006

Condition: Fine


612pp. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated. Original yellow paper over slate gray cloth, spine lettering stamped in silver foil. This copy signed by the author on a bookplate which is affixed to the half title. Walters is the first woman to have been a co-host of an American news program. She would later become the first female co-anchor of an American evening news program. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Hollywood Reporter Star Profiles

By: Wanamaker, Marc

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Gallery Books: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1651

Condition: Very Good


192pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped, one corner rubbed through. The jacket is spotted on the verso. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Haunted Idol, The Story of the Real Cary Grant

By: Wansell, Geoffrey

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1985

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022736

Condition: Very Good


290pp. + advertisement. Illustrated. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Spine creased vertically. Some other creasing to the wraps. View more info

Before the Trumpet: Young Franklin Roosevelt 1882-1905

By: Ward, Geoffrey C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Book of the Month Club: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 007251

Condition: Fine


390pp. Illustrated. Traces of creasing to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A First Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt

By: Ward, Geoffrey C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Book of the Month Club: 1989

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 017710

Condition: Fine


889pp. Illustrated. Minor creasing to the jacket at the head of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

George Muller, the Man of Faith and the Work Established By Him

By: Warne, Frederick G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Pickering & Inglis:

Seller ID: 022374

Condition: Very Good


240pp. Original red cloth with lettering stamped in black. Illustrated. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Three corners bumped. Foxing to the edges of the text block. Some residue to the back board. Prelims foxed. View more info

Betty Grable: The Reluctant Movie Queen

By: Warren, Doug

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1981

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 017330

Condition: Very Good


237pp. Illustrated. All edges of the text block foxed. Endpapers lightly foxed. A couple of small closed tears to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Peary: The Explorer and the Man

By: Weems, John Edward

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Jeremy P. Tarcher Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Seller ID: 007975

Condition: Very Good


362pp. Illustrated. Foreword written specially for this edition by Sir Edmund Hillary. Some creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Marcel Proust: A Penguin Life

By: White, Edmund

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Lipper Viking: 1999

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 014393

Condition: Fine


165pp. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Night

By: Wiesel, Elie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Hill & Wang: 2006

Seller ID: 1939

Condition: Very Good


120pp. Like new. No markings, no flaws Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

David Wilkerson; The Cross, The Switchblade, The Man Who Believed

By: Wilkerson, Gary with R.S.B. Sawyer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan: 2014

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019146

Condition: Fine


304pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

The People's Emperor Mao, A Biography of Mao Tse Tung

By: Wilson, Dick

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Lee Publisher's Group: 1979

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 020180

Condition: Good


530pp. 1st Paperback Edition. Original wraps. Dampstain to the wraps and the prelims and endmatter. View more info

Modern Apostles of Faith

By: Wimberly, C.F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville, Cokesbury Press: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022134

Condition: Very Good


172pp. Original black cloth with lettering stamped in red. Short biographies of people like Peter Cartwright, William Booth, Joseph Parker, John A. Broadus, A.B. Simpson, Alexander Maclaren, E.M. Bounds, Gipsy Smith, William Jennings Bryan and many others. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Three corners gently bumped. The jacket is chipped at the spine ends, browned, and has black call numbers at the heel of the spine (private collection). View more info

Dearest Friend: A Life of Abigail Adams

By: Withey, Lynne

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007306

Condition: Fine


369pp. Illustrated. The first Simon and Schuster Touchstone printing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Dearest Friend: A Life of Abigail Adams

By: Withey, Lynne

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007307

Condition: Fine


369pp. Illustrated. First printing of the Simon & Schuster Touchstone edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Duke of Deception: Memories of My Father

By: Wolff, Geoffrey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage Books: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013029

Condition: Fine


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