Category: Biography & Autobiography


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Some Women of France

By: Watson, Paul Barron

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Coward-McCann Inc: 1936

Edition: Early Printing

Seller ID: SJ1619

Condition: Very Good+

269pp.; owners name in pencil on ffep, otherwise extremely clean and tight; lightly bumped corners and spine extremities. Includes: Heloise, Isabeau de Baviere, Madame du Deffand, Madame de Stael, Delphine Gay, Marie d'Agoult, and Juliette Lamber. View more info

Growing Up Southern

By: Weaver, Betty N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Damon Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW1298

ISBN: 0914491245

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn. 111p. View more info

Portrait of Jung: An Illusrtated Biography

By: Wehr, Gerhard

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, Herder and Herder: 1971

Seller ID: SAS2101

Condition: Very Good

Binding clean with little wear to corners; textblock clean, date on half-title page; 173 pp. View more info

A Legacy of Laughter

By: Wehr, Olive C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Ignatius, MT, Mission Valley News: 1977

Seller ID: SB11747

Condition: Near Fine

B&W photographs. Textblock is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed covers, minor creasing to corners. 62p. View more info

The Damon Runyon Story

By: Weiner, Ed; Introductio By Walter Winchell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB10396

Condition: Good+

Author's ink signature on ffep. Lightly age toned, several creased bottom corners, else texblock is clean and tight. Moisture wear to base of binding, lightly shelf worn. Moisture discolored dust jacket along the bottom edge and at the spine, chipped spine extremities, edge-wear and small chips to corners. Jacket front panel is surface abraided slong the bottom edge; 258p. View more info

My Life and Times

By: Wenger, Roy Harper

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Carlisle, PA, Burkholder Associates: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB8568

Condition: Very Good

Author's ink signature on title page; Minor aging to the edges, otherwise a great copy, bright and tight. Moderately soiled and spotted boards and spine, minor shelf wear. Lacks dust jacket; 201p. View more info

General James Longstreet: The Confederacy's Most Controversial Soldier

By: Wert, Jeffry

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: AC2454

ISBN: 0671892878

Condition: Very Good+

Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 527p., including index View more info

One Man's Meat

By: White, E.B.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB1656

Condition: Very Good

Ffep top corner clipped, light character soiling on top edge of textblock, else textblock is clean and tight. Light freying at corners on binding, bumped corners. Unclipped dust jacket with moderate loss to extremities, discoloration and rippling from moisture exposure. 346p. View more info

Emanuel Swedenborg: His Life and Writings (2 Vols.)

By: White, William

Price: $121.25

Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, & Co.: 1867

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 033879

Condition: Good

bindings a bit shaken and fragile at the center of the text blocks; text blocks yellowed with age, several pages of front matter water-stained, vol. I; errata listed on verso of title pages in both volumes; overall, a clean, tight set, however with edge-rubbed and scuffed boards; title pastedowns on the spines are faded and chipped with loss of lettering; View more info

Journals of Hezekiah Prince, Jr. 1822-1828

By: Whitehill, Walter Muir (introduction by); Albion, Robert Greenhalgh (foreword by)

Price: $7.71

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1965

Seller ID: SJ7214

Condition: Near Fine

textblock remaindered along bottom edge, otherwise very clean and tight; binding lightly edge worn; rubbed, price-clipped dust jacket with a faded spine and overall light extremity wear; 448p., including list of vessels View more info

Lincoln the Citizen (February 12, 1809 to March 4, 1861

By: Whitney, Henry C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Current Literature Publishing Co.: 1907

Seller ID: SB11292

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy, usual stamps, stickers, and labels; Else textblock is in great condition. No library stamps to all page edges. Frontispiece of Abraham Lincoln with protective tissue covering. Light rubbing to tips of blue cloth binding, library label on foot of spine, lightly scuffed covers. 312pp. View more info

Kati's Comet; Streaking Thru the 20th Century

By: Wight, Kati

Price: $14.55

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Katie Wight: 1988

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SJ4481

Condition: Very Good+

158pp. Textblock is very clean and tight. Light crease down front cover, minimal edge or spine wear. View more info

The Sunny Side Of The Street

By: Wilder, Marshall P. (illustrated by Bart Haley; cover by Charles Graham)

Price: $8.25

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls: 1909

Seller ID: 02265MPW

Condition: Good

Textblock clean and complete; paper lightly foxed; binding lightly shaken; rear hinge secure; front hinge intact but loose; minor edgewear to blue cloth cover; some rubbing, primarily on rear and not affecting color illustr ated plate on front; gilt embossed front still bright; minor fading to gilt spine. Frontispiece photo of author possibly signed by author, or possibly just a fascimile; small tear in onion skin paper adjacent. View more info

The Life of George Williams: Founder of the Young Men's Christian Association

By: Williams, J.E. Hodder

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Jennings & Graham: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3467

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight; corners slightly edge and corner worn; some light wear along the spine. 357p., including index. View more info

Borges: A Life

By: Williamson, Edwin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: AC1328

ISBN: 0143035568

Condition: Near Fine

Very clean and tight textblock, minimal edge wear. 574p. including index View more info

Memorial of Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin

By: Willis, Bailey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1929

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: EW165

Condition: Very Good

Re printed from the Bulletin of the Geological Society of America Vol. 40 pp.23-45. Some light wear on binding and a small tear on corner of front cover. Textblock very clean and tight. 43p. View more info

James Monroe : Public Claimant

By: Wilmerding, Lucius

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Rahway, NJ, Rutgers University Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SAS3061

Condition: Near Fine

Binding clean; jacket rubbed, with wear to extremities; textblock clean and tight; 144 pp. View more info

John Wilkes Booth: Fact and Fiction of Lincoln's Assassination

By: Wilson, Francis

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11959

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, and marks, else textblock is very clean and tight. Yellow cloth binding, shelf worn, character-soiled binding, blue paper title paste down on front cover and spine. Lacks dust jacket; 322p., including index. View more info

Theodore Roosevelt Outdoorsman

By: Wilson, R.L. (by); Wilson, G.C. (political Background by)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Winchester Press: 1971

Seller ID: SB10515

ISBN: 0876910029

Condition: Very Good+

Former owner's inked name/date on upper corner of fep, faintly aged end paper gutters, else textblock is exceptionally clean and tight. No remainder marks. Binding is in immaculate condition. Unclipped dust jacket, faint shelf soiling and minor shelf wear, mylar sleeved. 278pp., including credits and references and index. View more info

Uncollected Works of Abraham Lincoln: His Letters, Addresses and Other Papers: A Supplement to and Revision of The Complete Works of Lincoln By Nicolay and Hay Vol. II

By: Wilson, Rufus Rockwell (assembled and annotated by); Nicolay and Hay (A Supplement and Revision to the Complete Works of Lincoln by); Milton, George Fort (with intro. by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Elmira, NY, The Primavera Press, Inc.: 1948

Seller ID: SB11276

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy, usual stamps, stickers, and labels, else textblock is clean and tight, charts throughout. Cloth binding, with bumping to the corners and library markings on foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, slight wear to edges/corners and spine. 693pp., including index. View more info