Category: Biography & Autobiography


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Good Evening Everybody: From Cripple Creek to Samarkand

By: Thomas, Lowell (autobiography by)

Price: $14.50

Publisher: NY, William Morrow and Company, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB5905

ISBN: 0688030688

Condition: Very Good

Author's inked signature and inscription on half title page. Clean and tight textblock. Binding has light shelf wear. Unclipped, moderately edge-worn and scuffed dust jacket, chipped at the spine extremities and corners; 349p. View more info

Good Evening Everybody: from Cripple Creek to Samarkand

By: Thomas, Lowell (autobiography by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow and Co.: 1976

Edition: 6th Printing

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: EW4394

ISBN: 0688030688

Condition: Very Good+

Title page signed and inscribed by author; Textblock very clean and tight; Binding lightly edge and corner rubbed; Lightly shelf rubbed at the base of the spine; Dust jacket edge chipped and corner worn, with light wear at the base of the spine. 349p. View more info

The Hay in My Hair: Blithesome Essays on Our Most Mirthful Mortifications and Capricious Imperfections in Attempting to Acquire the Nonchalant Front

By: Thompson, M. Agnes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Mathis, Van Nort & Co.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB6384

Condition: Very Good+

Blind-embossed seal on title page. Advanced (Review) copy slip tipped-in at ffep. Textblock and binding very clean and tight. Very lightly shelf worn binding. 76pp. View more info

Life and Travels of Thomas Thumb; in the United States, England, France, and Belgium

By: Thumb, Thomas

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lindsay and Blakiston: 1849

Seller ID: SB11861

Condition: Good

1849. Moderately to heavily foxed throughout the textblock; Child's pencil scribbles on pg. 18, across the illustration facing page 37, and scribbles on all rear free end papers; Remainder of textblock clean and tight; Faded top edge; Lightly bubbled boards, frayed and chipped spine extremities, and to the board corners; Sunned spine and edges; When all is said and done, this is a solid, collectible copy in its original binding; 144p. View more info

Agnes' Dream: A Baltic Country Girl Comes to America

By: Tischler, Agnes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Carlton Press, Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB8082

ISBN: 0806238186

Condition: Near Fine

Author's ink signature on half title page; Very tight and clean, with pristine tan cloth binding; Unclipped dust jacket, lightly rubbed, creases to the head of spine and small chips to corners. 128pp. View more info

The Mute's Soliloquy: A Memoir

By: Toer, Pramoedy Ananta (by); Samuels, Willem (translated by)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB11414

ISBN: 0140289046

Condition: Very Good

Former owner's inked name/place along upper edge of ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Light folding and wear to the edges, sticker remnant on bottom corner of front cover. 375pp. View more info

Leo Tolstoy: Childhood, Boyhood, Youth

By: Tolstoy, Leo

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1964

Seller ID: EW4175

ISBN: 0140441395

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light shelf rubbing at the base of the spine. 319p. View more info

Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt

By: Tyldesley, Joyce

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, Basic Books: 2008

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: SJ4200

ISBN: 0465009409

Condition: Near Fine

Immaculate and tight, gift quality copy in unclipped dust jacket; 290pp., including acknowledgements and index. View more info

Misadventures of an American Abroad

By: Tyrrell, Albert E.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Everett, WA, Albert E. Tyrrell: 1990

Edition: First Edition/2nd Prtg.

Seller ID: MF273

ISBN: 0962605506

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight; other than a couple of rubbed corners it's great; 642 pp., including index; jacket is very clean and has a couple of small closed tears. View more info

Jack Rabbits and Blizzards

By: Tysor, Lyle M. Bud

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Self-published:

Seller ID: 20151

Condition: Very Good+

No publication date given. Text block clean and tight in lightly worn cover. 104 pp. View more info

Cavalier in Buckskin: George Armstrong Custer and the Western Military Frontier

By: Utley, Robert M.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 1988

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: AC1772

ISBN: 0806122927

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 226p., including index View more info

George Washington the Son of His Country 1732-1775

By: Van Dyke, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4558

Condition: Very Good

Previous owner's inked name/address on fep, ink stain on ffep. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Light shelf and character wear. 310pp., including references and index. View more info

Castor Oil and Quinine: once a doctor always a doctor

By: Vandergrift, George, Wonson

Price: $9.22

Publisher: NY: E.P. Dutton, 1942, stated First Edition, 252pp.:

Seller ID: 01969

VG+/VG (in mylar); corners lightly bumped; dj edges chipped at the spine, rubbed at the folds and edges, else very clean and bright. View more info

Dammi Lamano: Give Me Your Hand

By: Venetucci, Bambi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Friends of the Pikes Peak Lirary District: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW1776A

ISBN: 1884003052

Condition: Near Fine

Former owner's return address label and owner's signature on ffep, otherwise textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. 246p. View more info

Great Infidels

By: Vernon, Thomas S.

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Fayetteville, AR, M & M Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SJ5790

ISBN: 0943099056

Condition: Near Fine

230pp. Textblock and binding is clean and tight; the lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket has a rather unfortunate coffee stain with associated wrinkling at the bottom front panel, marring what would otherwise be a nearly pristine copy; a few of the "Great Infidels" featured in this volume include Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Ludwig van Beethoven, Charles Darwin, Thomas Edison, and Sebastian Castellio. View more info

Soldiers of the Old Army

By: Vogel, Victor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3586

ISBN: 08900964203

Condition: Near Fine

Related articles taped to the fep, ffep, ffep verso, and half title verso, else textblock and binding is very clean and tight. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner worn; Light shelf wear at the base of the spine. 124p., including index. View more info

The Fugger News-Letters, 1568-1605, Second Series: Being A Further Selection from the Fugger Papers Specially Referring to Queen Elizabeth and Matters Relating to England During the Years 1568-1605, Here Published For The First Time

By: Von Klarwill, Victor (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head Ltd.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SAS1830

Condition: Good+

Binding rubbed with wear to extremities; textblock has foxing in margins not affecting text; small "Blackwell's/Oxford, England" sticker on fep; 353 pp. including index. View more info

Jenny Lind

By: Wagenknecht, Edward C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Da Capo Press: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24082

ISBN: 0306760452

Condition: Near Fine

unabridged republication of the first edition of 1931; Immaculate and tight textblock and binding; No dust jacket. 231p., including index. View more info

From My Window

By: Wagner, Gordon

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Courtenay, B.C., Flying-W- Publishing Co.: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SAS2673

ISBN: 0969332912

Condition: Very Good+

Binding clean with light shelf wear; textblock clean and tight; 204 pp. View more info

Diary of William Dunlap (1766-1839) The Memoirs of a Dramatist, Theatrical Manager, Painter, Critic, Novelist, and Historian - 3 Volume Set

By: Wall, Alexander J. (Librarian, NYHS)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, New York Historical Society: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24096

Condition: Near Fine

All volumes rebound in modern green buckram, and the textblocks are immaculate and tight. View more info