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George Washington: Soldier and Man

By: Callahan, North

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1972

Seller ID: 006397

Condition: Very Good


296pp. Illustrated. All edges of the text block heavily foxed. Endpapers lightly foxed. The flaps of the jacket and the verso of the entire jacket is foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Robert Redford

By: Callan, Michael Feeney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019925

Condition: Fine


468pp. Illustrated. View more info

The Exquisite Life of Oscar Wilde

By: Calloway, Stephen & David Colvin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Welcome Rain: 1997

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 014899

Condition: Near Fine


112pp. Nicely illustrated. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Exquisite Life of Oscar Wilde

By: Calloway, Stephen & David Colvin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble: 1998

Seller ID: 014900

Condition: Near Fine


112pp. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated. Very faintly dampstained jacket at the front panel. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Rose: A Biography of Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy

By: Cameron, Gail

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's: 1971

Edition: Third Impression.

Seller ID: 011546

Condition: Good


166pp. Illustrated. Back cover dampstained. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Walt Whitman: An American

By: Canby, Henry Seidel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1943

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 014876

Condition: Very Good


381pp. Original gray cloth with lettering stamped in maroon. Corners bumped, bottom corners rubbed through at the tips. General rubbing overall otherwise. Ownership ink stamped blacked out with marker on the front free endpaper. Remnants of a bookplate on the back pastedown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Walt Whitman, An American

By: Canby, Henry Seidel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1943

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 023701

Condition: Good


381pp. Bottom corners bumped. Cloth dampstained. Jacket edgeworn, spine ends chipped. View more info

President Reagan: The Role of a Lifetime

By: Cannon, Lou

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1991

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 007142

Condition: Fine


948pp. Illustrated. Traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Clark Gable

By: Carpozi Jr., George

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Pyramid Books: 1971

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 013453

Condition: Very Good


206pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. Spine heavily creased. Some creasing to the wraps. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The John Wayne Story

By: Carpozi Jr., George

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1979

Edition: Second Paperback Printing.

Seller ID: 017435

Condition: Very Good


271pp. + 1 page ad. Illustrated. Two small holes in the front joint. Text browned. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

To Remember Forever: The Journal of a College Girl, 1922-1923

By: Carroll, Gladys Hasty

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1963

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018712

Condition: Near Fine


306pp. Bottom corners gently bumped. Two inch closed tear to the back panel of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017019

Condition: Near Fine


284pp. Original textured gray paper over blue cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the title page. Carter was the 39th president of the United States. And thus ends the list of his real achievements. Very faint, occasional foxing to the edges of the text block. The jacket has light soil overall. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Screaming with Joy: The Life of Allen Ginsberg

By: Caveney, Graham

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Broadway Books: 1999

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 805

Condition: Very Good


216pp. 1st American Edition. Original cloth. Illustrated. Remaindered copy with a blue marker dot on the bottom edge of the text. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

Marcel Proust: Overlook Illustrated Lives

By: Caws, Mary Ann

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Overlook Duckworth: 2005

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 014394

Condition: Fine


118pp. + 1pp. ad. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Kerouac

By: Charters, Ann

Price: $5.00

Publisher: N.p,, Warner Books: 1974

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 022314

Condition: Very Good


416pp. 4th Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Text browning. Wear to the extremities of the wraps. View more info

In My Time, A Personal and Political Memoir

By: Cheney, Dick & Liz

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Threshold Editions: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021379

Condition: Near Fine


565pp. Illustrated. The front free endpaper is clipped at the top corner. Only traces of wear to the jacket. View more info

Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

By: Chernow, Ron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006406

Condition: Near Fine


774pp. Illustrated. Small remainder ink dot on the top edge of the text block. Traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Mouse in the Sleeper (An Episodic Biography)

By: Chipman, Edward E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Monterey, Self Published: 1972

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 009721

Condition: Very Good


112pp. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. The author was an American Baptist preacher and taught theology and philosophy for a few years at Colgate. Some uneven fading and creasing to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Mallowan: Come, Tell Me How You Live

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1977

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 011645

Condition: Very Good


222pp. + 2pp. ads. Minor creasing. Pocket Books #43282. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Clapton, The Autobiography

By: Clapton, Eric

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Broadway Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021006

Condition: Good


343pp. Illustrated. Two corners bumped. Some dampstain to the prelims at the top edge. The jacket is dampstained, mostly noticeable on the verso. View more info