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Michael and Natasha: The Life and Love of Michael II. The Last of the Romanov Tsars

By: Crawford, Rosemary & Donald

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1997

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017385

Condition: Near Fine


448pp. Illustrated. Top corners gently bumped. Lacking the dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Call Me Lucky

By: Crosby, Bing and Pete Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1953

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 3418

Condition: Very Good


228pp. Illustrated (photos printed on the verso of the covers). Text browned. Ink stamp on the front cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Fanny Crosby's Life Story

By: Crosby, Fanny

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Every Where Publishing: 1905

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021877

Condition: Very Good


192pp. 2nd Edition. Original decorative blue cloth with lettering and harp vignettes stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated. Corners gently bumped and rubbed (not rubbed through). Some rubbing to the face of the spine. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. View more info

George Eliot's Life as Related in Her Letters and Journals (Matched Set)

By: Cross, J.W. (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1885

Seller ID: 021724

Condition: Fair


Three volumes, complete. 348pp. + 324pp. + 408pp. Volume three is published as follows: Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, n.d. (ca. 1880's) and is ex-library with the usual markings. Original pebbled green cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt (volume 3 is stamped in black and gilt and is not pebbled). Illustrated. Volume 1 is heavily dampstained at the back board and less so at the front. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpapers. Newspaper clipp... View more info

George Washington: Man and Monument

By: Cunliffe, Marcus

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, New American Library: 1958

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 006432

Condition: Very Good


192pp. Remainder marker strike on the bottom edge of the text block. Wraps unevenly browned on the verso. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Diaries of Mario M. Cuomo: The Campaign for Governor

By: Cuomo, Mario

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1984

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 015960

Condition: Good


484pp. Some underlining and marginalia. Two corners bumped. The jacket has slight edgewear along the edges with tape repair at the head of the spine. Offsetting to the front free endpaper and front pastedown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Recollections of a Long Life

By: Cuyler, Theodore L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Baker & Taylor Co.: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021842

Condition: Good


356pp. + 4pp. ads. Original maroon cloth with lettering and decorations stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated. Ex- seminary library with the usual markings. Corners bumped. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpaper. View more info

James Dean: The Mutant King

By: Dalton, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Straight Arrow Books: 1974

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017777

Condition: Very Good


356pp. Illustrated. Bound in a denim looking cloth. Top and fore edges of the text block lightly foxed. Corners very gently bumped. The jacket is creased at the heel of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

James Dean, The Mutant King

By: Dalton, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1975

Edition: First Dell Printing

Seller ID: 022734

Condition: Very Good


396pp. + 4pp. adverts. Illustrated. Wraps creased. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

The Life of Woodrow Wilson, 1856-1924

By: Daniels, Josephus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.p., N.P.: 1924

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 007276

Condition: Good


381pp. Illustrated. Hinges cracked. Bottom corners bumped. Otherwise the cloth and text is quite clean and fresh and still presentable. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Morris: An Intimate Biography

By: Daniels, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1974

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007911

Condition: Fine


64pp. Illustrated with b+w photography with the exception of one color "centerfold". This is a schticky biography of Morris, the cat that starred in the old "9 Lives" catfood commercials back in the seventies. You remember, "Meow, meow, meow, meow". Just a crease to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Keaton, The Man Who Wouldn't Lie Down

By: Dardis, Tom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 020541

Condition: Very Good


340pp. 2nd Printing. Original tan paper over brown cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. Top and fore edges of the text block foxed. A couple of stains to the lower edge of the jacket. View more info

Dream Lovers, The Magnificent Shattered Lives of Bobby Darin and Sandra Dee by Their Son

By: Darin, Dodd & Maxine Paetro

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021079

Condition: Near Fine


371pp. 1st Edition. Original aqua paper over black cloth, spine lettering stamped in copper foil. Illustrated. Bookplate to the front free endpaper. View more info

Soldier of Democracy, A Full-Length Biography of Dwight Eisenhower

By: Davis, Kenneth S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020017

Condition: Near Fine


566pp. 1st Edition. Original tweed green cloth with brown panel to the spine and spine lettering stamped in gilt. Map endpapers. Illustrated. One corner bumped. The jacket is price clipped, stained at the back panel (and another couple of small stains to the spine), and with numerous small closed tears at the edges. View more info

The Long Goodbye: Memories of My Father

By: Davis, Patti

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Plume Book: 2004

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 017836

Condition: Good


205pp. Some marginalia. Wraps creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Autobiography of Will Rogers

By: Day, Donald (ed.)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1975

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 016038

Condition: Very Good


397pp. + 3pp. ads. Ownership inscriptions on the verso of the front cover and on the first prelim. Very minor creasing to the wraps. Some faint dampstaining near the heel of the spine. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

So Pilgrim Rang the Bells, The Life Story of John Bunyan

By: Day, Richard Ellsworth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021824

Condition: Very Good


151pp. Illustrated. Bottom corners bumped and rubbed, but not rubbed through. The jacket is edgeworn with several small closed tears, some dampstaining to the top edge of the back panel. Some spotting to the top edge of the text block. View more info

Man of Like Passions, The Story of Charles Grandison Finney

By: Day, Richard Ellsworth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Zondervan: 1942

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 022509

Condition: Good


200pp. 3rd Edition (stated on the front flap of the jacket). Original tan cloth with lettering stamped in gilt with black panels. Illustrated, with the engravings printed on a beautiful, high quality textured paper and finished. Ex-church library with the usual markings. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpaper and the front pastedown. The jacket is chipped at the heel of the spine, has some light soil and many small closed tears and chips to the edges. View more info

My Father, His Daughter

By: Dayan, Yael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar: 1985

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011203

Condition: Near Fine


289pp Light spotting on edges. No writing inside, binding tight - appears unread. Photographs in center. Dust jacket has light edgwear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

So Audrey: 59 Ways to Put a Little Hepburn in Your Step

By: De La Hoz, Cindy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Running Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018453

Condition: Near Fine


125pp. + 2pp. photography credits. Illustrated. Patterned endpapers. Some shelfwear to the bottom edge of the binding. Traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info