Category: Biography & Autobiography


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Memories of Fifty Years

By: Wallack, Lester (by); Hutton, Laurence (intro. by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1889

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: SB7100

Condition: Good+

Copy no. 409 of 500. Bookplate on fep, offset stain on ffep, slight foxing. Top edge gilt. Edge worn, light grey cloth spine, cream boards, moderately character worn, frayed corners of spine, bumped and peeling to corners. 190pp., including list of character and index. View more info

Beyond the Hills: The Journey of Waite Phillips

By: Wallis, Michael (by); Franks, Kenny A. (series editor); Campbell, Gini Moore (associate editor)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Heritage Association: 1995

Seller ID: SB6565

ISBN: 1885596030

Condition: Near Fine

Beautiful, gift quality copy; B&W photographs. 383p., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

William Lowndes Yancey: The Coming of the Civil War

By: Walther, Eric H. (by); Gallagher, Gary W. (editor)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, The University of North Carolina Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB12083

ISBN: 0807830275

Condition: Near Fine

Former owner's name/place label on ffep, speckled end pages, clean and tight textblock. Black cloth binding in great condition. Unclipped dust jacket, taped tear on front top edge near the corner, mylar sleeved. 477pp., including notes, bibliography, and index. View more info

"Cousins By the Dozens"

By: Ward, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Privately Printed, Margaret Ward:

Seller ID: SJ7318

Condition: Near Fine

circa 1965; No date or place of publication indicated. Textblock and binding is very clean and tight; Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with sunned spine and edges. 60pp. View more info

Abe Lincoln, Kentucky Boy

By: Warren, Raymond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, The Reilly & Lee Co.: 1931

Seller ID: SB8528

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy, minimally marked, couple labels on fep, stamp and penciled markings on title/copyright/dedication page. Else textblock is extremely clean and tight. Mapped endpapers. Lime green top edge. Green cloth binding lightly shelf worn, gilt stamped title/author on front cover. 205pp. View more info

Pumpkin Seed Point

By: Waters, Frank

Price: $38.80

Publisher: Chicago, Sage Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 08992

Condition: Near Fine

textblock and binding immaculate and tight; unclipped dust jacket, with moderate edge-wear, several shallow closed tears, and character-soiling to the rear panel; 175 p., including glossary; map precedes title page. View more info

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

The Quest of the Golden Boy: The Life and Letters of Richard Le Gallienne

By: Whittington-Egan, Richard (by); Smerdon, Geoffrey (and)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Unicorn Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB12548

Condition: Very Good

Light age toning down the front and back gutters. Else textblock is clean and tight, b&w photographs. Blue cloth, bumped at corners and to the head and foot of spine, bumping to bottom edges. Unclipped dust jacket, internally taped at head and foot of spine, chipping to corners, chips on back top edge, closed tears to the edges. 580pp., including brief chronology and index. 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