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This Boy's Life: A Memoir

By: Wolff, Tobias

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Perennial: 1990

Edition: Twenty-Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 014914

Condition: Very Good


288pp. Some creasing at the corners. Some soil to the bottom edge of the text block. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

This Boy's Life: A Memoir

By: Wolff, Tobias

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Grove Press: 1989

Edition: Seventh Printing.

Seller ID: 014916

Condition: Fine


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

This Boy's Life: A Memoir

By: Wolff, Tobias

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Grove Press: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 014917

Condition: Near Fine


288pp. Spine gently creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Wired: The Short Life and Fast Times of John Belushi

By: Woodward, Bob

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1984

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009961

Condition: Near Fine


461pp. Illustrated. Only traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Meet General Grant

By: Woodward, W.E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Literary Guild of America: 1928

Seller ID: 019922

Condition: Good


512pp. Illustrated. Original black tweed cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Back hinge cracked. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine lettering dulled. The head of the spine is frayed. View more info

Beginning Again: An Autobiography of the Years 1911 to 1918

By: Woolf, Leonard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1964

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 014936

Condition: Good


263pp. Ex-library with the usual markings. Shelf label ghost on the spine (the label has been removed). Remnants of adhesive used on the jacket protector to the pastedowns. Several closed tears to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Black Boy

By: Wright, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing: 1945

Edition: Eleventh Edition

Seller ID: 020131

Condition: Good


228pp. Original blue cloth with burgundy panel on the spine, gilt stamping on the spine. Introduction by Dorothy Canfield Fisher. Binding spotted. Lacking the front free endpaper. Much of the spine gilt is flaked. The jacket is edgeworn with many small closed tears and small chips. View more info

The Autobiography of William Butler Yeats

By: Yeats, William Butler

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Collier Books: 1967

Edition: Second Paperback Printing.

Seller ID: 014937

Condition: Very Good


404pp. Small red sticker to the spine. Some light wear overall. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Led Zeppelin: The Definitive Biography

By: Yorke, Ritchie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Novato, Underwood-Miller: 1993

Seller ID: 011563

Condition: Good


342pp. Illustrated. Front cover and first few pages heavily creased. Now you can get the Led out knowledgeably. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

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

Take My Wife Please: My Life and Laughs

By: Youngman, Henny & Carroll Carroll

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1973

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017364

Condition: Very Good


255pp. Illustrated. Top edge of the text block spotted. Minor creasing and light soil to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" 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