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The Degradation of the Democratic Dogma

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1919

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 1134

Condition: Very Good


317pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth, spine title stamped in gilt. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for 1919. Pages 262 through the end matter has a stain to the lower front margin which begins to affect the printed text around page 300. Corners bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

A Death in the Family

By: Agee, James

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, McDowell, Oblansky: 1957

Edition: First Edition, Later Issue

Seller ID: 582

Condition: Very Good


339pp. "Waking" on page 80, title printed in black on the title page, "Pulitzer Prize Winner" printed on the front panel of the jacket). Original cloth. Two corners bumped. Some chipping at the spine ends on the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

John Brown's Body

By: Benet, Stephen Vincent

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1928

Edition: First Trade Edition.

Seller ID: 012450

Condition: Very Good


377pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Corners bumped hard. Ownership inscription on the front pastedown (unobtrusive). Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Americanization of Edward Bok:The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After

By: Bok, Edward

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's: 1932

Edition: Forty-Fifth Edition.

Seller ID: 007692

Condition: Good


461pp. Illustrated. Bottom corners bumped and rubbed through. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Splash stains to the back cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Flowering of New England: A Literary History 1815 to 1865

By: Brooks, Van Wyck

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1012

Condition: Very Good


550pp. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Some browning to the pastedowns near the gutter, probably from poor quality binding glue. Corners barely rubbed through at the tips. Some spotting to the cloth. The jacket is edgeworn with some tearing to the spine, all of which has been reinforced with masking tape on the verso (don't ask me). Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

A Stillness at Appomattox

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Book: 1958

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022085

Condition: Good


497pp. + 3pp. adverts. 1st Paperback Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Publisher's series #GC-48. 50 cents cover price. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History and the National Book Award. Makeshift private library call number affixed to the heel of the spine with tape. Wraps soiled at the back cover. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Some mottling to the lower edge of the front cover. View more info

What If? The World's Foremost Military Historians Imagine What Might Have Been

By: Cowley, Robert (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's: 1999

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017295

Condition: Very Good


395pp. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated. Contributions from Stephen E. Ambrose, John Keegan, David McCullough, James M. McPherson and others. This copy boldly signed by McCullough on the title page. McCullough is a two-time winner of The Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and is a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Corners bumped. Only traces of wear to the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Hours

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Picador: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 017999

Condition: Near Fine


230pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Only traces of wear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Middlesex

By: Eugenides, Jeffrey

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2002

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017299

Condition: Fine


529pp. Original tan paper over tan cloth with spine lettering stamped in red foil. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Author's second novel. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Washington: The Indispensable Man

By: Flexner, James Thomas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Signet: 1984

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 016243

Condition: Near Fine


430pp. + 1pp. ad. Eight pages of b+w stills from the made for TV mini-series produced by General Motors and starring Barry Bostwick as George Washington. The book was the winner of a special Pulitzer Prize citation. Small nick from the head of the spine. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Paul Revere and the World He Lived In

By: Forbes, Esther

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1969

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 023691

Condition: Very Good


510pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History. Ownership inscription to the half title. Wraps creased and also rubbed at the joints. View more info

George F. Kennan, An American Life

By: Gaddis, John Lewis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021172

Condition: Fine


784pp. 1st Edition. Original light gray paper over dark gray cloth, spine lettering stamped in silver foil. Illustrated. Kennan was one of the principle architects of the US foreign policy of the Cold War. Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Biography. View more info

Roots: The Saga of An American Family

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 016408

Condition: Very Good


587pp. Stated first edition. Original brown cloth over black with spine panel in brown and spine lettering in gilt. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Foxing offsetting to the pastedowns and endpapers. Ownership and gift inscriptions on the front free endpaper. The edges of the text block are foxed. The jacket is unevenly browned and is chipped at the spine ends. Large closed tear along the joint to the front flap. The jacket is housed in mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Profiles in Courage

By: Kennedy, Senator John F.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1956

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 1209

Condition: Very Good


266pp. Early Edition, reprinted the same year as the first edition. Original cloth. Illustrated. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Author's second book. Corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Endpapers and pastedowns foxed. The jacket is foxed. Three closed tears to the jacket. The jacket is NOT price clipped ($3.50). Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Billy Phelan's Greatest Game

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books: 1984

Edition: Sixth Printing.

Seller ID: 013033

Condition: Very Good


282pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Text browning. Uneven fading to the spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Ink Truck

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 1984

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013035

Condition: Very Good


278pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Text browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father

By: Matteson, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton & Co.: 2007

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 005243

Condition: Fine


497pp. Illustrated. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize (sticker indicating the same on the front panel of the jacket). Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

By: McCourt, Frank

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1996

Edition: Reprint.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 647

Condition: Fine


363pp. Reprint. Original cloth. Illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page underneath his printed name. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era

By: McPherson, James M.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005631

Condition: Near Fine


904pp. Illustrated. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Unobtrusive ownership inscription on the first prelim. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Metaphysical Club, A Story of Ideas in America

By: Menand, Louis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023045

Condition: Very Good


546pp. Reprint. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. William James, John Dewey, Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., Charles Sanders Peirce. Trace of foxing along the top edge of the text block. View more info