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"Father Tom" of the Arctic

By: Renner, Louis L.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Portland, Binford & Mort Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AC1723

ISBN: 0832304433

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock with moderate edge and cover wear. 163p., including index. The story of Alaskan Jesuit missionary, Father Thomas Patrick Cunningham. View more info

The Trial of Mary Todd Lincoln

By: Rhodes, James A.; Jauchius, Dean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8564

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, and markings. Glue toning down the front/back gutter. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. All edges clean, no remainder or library markings. Minor shelf wear to binding.Unclipped dust jacket, small chips to corners of spine, lightly edge worn, mylar sleeved. 200pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

Princess Mathilde: The Remarkable Woman Who Reigned Over the Most Brilliant of French Salons

By: Ricahrdson, Joanna

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1969

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: SB5769

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight textblock. Light shelf wear to binding. Blue top edge. Unclipped dust jacket with extremely light edge wear. 356pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

The Story of Beatrice Cenci

By: Ricci, Corrado

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Liveright Publishing Corporation: 1933

Edition: First Black and Gold Edition

Seller ID: EW3235

Condition: Good+


Owner's return address sticker on front free end paper. Textblock very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner worn, and lightly character-soiled; Dust jacket very edge and corner worn, with chips, tears and creases along top and bottom edges; Jacket has loss at the spine extremities; 321p., including index. View more info

How Pat Garrett Died

By: Rickards, Colin

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, Palomino Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4410

Condition: Very Good


textblock very clean and tight. Some light edge and corner wear. 117pp., including notes and references. View more info

Life and Work of James G. Blaine

By: Ridpath, John Clark; Connor, Selden; Other Eminent Friends of Mr. Blaine

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Historical Publishing Company: 1893

Edition: Memorial Edition

Seller ID: SJ3740

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, and labels; front hinge reglued at the gutter, else the aged textblock is clean and tight; moderately rubbed, faded binding wearing at the corners and spine extremities. 505pp. View more info

David Hosack: Citizan of New York

By: Robbins, Christine Chapman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The American Philosophical Society: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB1878

Condition: Near Fine


Immaculate and tight, gift quality copy! Textblock and binding clean and tight. Unclipped dust jacket with light shelf wear. 246pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Memories & Opinions By Q

By: Roberts, S.C. (ed.)

Price: $5.77

Publisher: NY, Cambridge University Press: 1945

Seller ID: SJ829

Condition: Very Good


106pp; including index. Textblock is extremely clean and tight, fading along the spine and edges, price clipped dust jacket moderately edge-worn, and chipped at the spine extremities. View more info

My Father-My Son: The Turbulent, Passionate, Emotional and Dramatic Story of the Son of a Famous Father and a Gifted Mother- and His Struggle to Find Himself

By: Robinson Jr., Edward G.; with William Dufty; Based on an Idea by N. Peter Dee

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Frederick Fell, Inc.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: SB10268

Condition: Near Fine


Author's ink signature and inscription to Los Angeles newspaper woman Agnes Underwood on ffep. Light age toning down gutters, else an excellent copy, b&w photographs. No remainder marks. Red cloth spine, black paper boards, lightly bumped spine foot. Unclipped dust jacket, with light to moderate edge and corner wear; 316p. View more info

More Letters of a Self-Made Diplomat

By: Rogers, Will (by); Gragert, Steven K. (editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Stillwater, OK, Oklahoma State University Press: 1982

Seller ID: SB8020

ISBN: 0914596221

Condition: Very Good


Minor stain on rear free end paper, else clean and tight textblock. Dark grey cloth binding with black stamped illustration on front cover, slightly shelf worn. Unclipped dust jacket, light rippling to the head and foot of spine, covered in mylar. 203pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

On My Own (Signed First Edition)

By: Roosevelt, Eleanor (by)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Eleanor Roosevelt

Seller ID: SB10653

Condition: Very Good


Eleanor Roosevelt's ink signature on ffep; Minor age discoloring end papers, else exceptionally clean and tight. Light blue cloth binding, sunned spine and edges, minor shelf wear. Lacks dust jacket; 241p., including index. View more info

The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt

By: Roosevelt, Eleanor; New Introduction By John Roosevelt Boettiger

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, G.K. Hall and Co.: 1984

Seller ID: SR217

ISBN: 0839828519

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight with slight edge wear. 454pp., including index. View more info

Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography: The Index; Volume XX

By: Roosevelt, Theodore

Price: $33.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1926

Edition: National Edition

Seller ID: SB9811

Condition: Very Good+


Vol. XX only of the 1926 "National Edition" printing; Decorative endpapers; Textblock very clean and tight. Top edge gilt. Plain Green cloth binding with paper label paste-down on spine and minor shelf wear. Small divet at the front board edge; Original dust jacket, spine sunned, with numerous chips along spine folds and tips, moderate edge and corner wear, Jacket in mylar for safe-keeping. 591p., including appendices, bibliographical notes, and index. View more info

Seeress of the Northland: Fredrika Bremer's American Journey 1849-1851

By: Rooth, Signe A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Swedish Historical Foundation: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11925

Condition: Very Good


Mapped end pages, b&w photographs, clean and tight textblock. Blue cloth, lighlty rubbed edges, bumping to corners as well as head and foot of spine. Clipped dust jacket, some chipping to a few of the edges and to head and foot of spine, toned back cover and spine, mylar sleeved. 327p., including notes and index. View more info

The Personality of Napoleon

By: Rose, J. Holland

Price: $7.25

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons, Ltd: 1929

Seller ID: SJ1687

Condition: Good


reading copy, with rear cover about half-separated at the spine; Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, and labels. textblock clean and tight; spine-faded binding has bumped corners, moderate shelf wear; 307pp; including index. View more info

Darkness Into Light: A Missionarys Memories of a Chinese Communist Prison

By: Ruf, Matthew (S.M.B.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Greenwich, London, Bethlehem Office:

Seller ID: SB7998

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy minimally marked, discard stamp on ffep and rear ep, ink signature at bottom edge of half title, else no other markings or stamps throughout. Red "Discard" stamp to all edges. Crease along the spine on front and back cover. 74p. View more info

Land of Enchantment: Memoirs of Marian Russell Along the Santa Fe Trail as Dictated to Mrs. Hal Russell

By: Russell, Marian (memoirs of); Simmons, Marc (afterword by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1981

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: SB11690

ISBN: 0826305717

Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile reprint of 1954 Edition. New photographs, new map and new afterword. Light purple end pages, very clean and tight textblock. Beautiful cloth binding, stamped illustration on front cover matching illustrated front cover of dj. Unclipped, very spine-sunned dust jacket, lightly shelf worn with several closed edge tears; 163p. View more info

Roman-Vospominanie (Moi-20.vek) (Russian Edition)

By: Rybakov, Anatolii Naumovich

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vagrius: 1997

Seller ID: IB74

ISBN: 5702705017

Condition: Very Good+


Russian Copy. Textblock and binding clean and tight. Minimal shelfwear. View more info

The Strolling Saint: Being the Confessions of the High and Mighty Agostino D'Anguissola, Tyrant of Modolfo and Lord of Carmina in the State of Piacenza

By: Sabatini, Rafael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1924

Seller ID: SB2961

Condition: Very Good


Book #454 of 750. Volume 13 in the Writings of Rafael Sabatini. Small moisture stain on fep/ffep along edge, else textblock is clean and tight. Minimal wear to binding, small moisture stain on front cover, bumped corners. 442pp. View more info

Ruffles and Drums

By: Samford, Doris (by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Pruett Press, Inc.: 1966

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB9630

Condition: Fine


Author's ink signature and inscription on ffep. Green endpapers. Immaculate and tight textblock and binding. Unclipped dust jacket in mylar sleeve. 165pp. View more info