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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. I

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

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Elmira, NY, The Primavera Press, Inc.: 1947

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB11277

Condition: Very Good


Copy #326 of 2050. Author's inked signature on limitation page; Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, and labels; Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. No remainder marks or library stamps to all page edges. Cloth binding, slightly shelf scuffed covers, library label on foot of spine, lightly shelf worn. 655pp., including 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

John C. Calhoun: Sectionalist, 1840-1850

By: Wiltse, Charles M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis/New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10626

Condition: Good


First Edition! Mapped end papers, age toned and some moisture spots on bfep, else textblock is clean and tight. Red top page edges. Red cloth binding, moderately moisture damaged back cover, bumped head and foot of spine, light shelf soiled front cover. Unclipped dust jacket, moderate loss to extremities, chipping to corners of spine and other corners, mylar sleeved for safe-keeping. 592pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

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Crying Wind: Beaten, Deserted, and Afraid of Both Death and Life, a Young Indian Girl Finds Life

By: Wind, Crying

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Chicago, Moody Press: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SJ9457

ISBN: 0802416764

Condition: Very Good+


Inscribed in black ink, by author, on ffep. Previous owner's inked name/date on ffep, ink marking on fep, else clean and tight. Very good copy in unclipped dust jacket with minimal wear. 189p. View more info

The Man Who Saved Britain: A Personal Journey Into the Disturbing World of James Bond

By: Winder, Simon

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2006

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: SB4021

ISBN: 0374299382

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock and binding are clean and tight. Unclipped dust jacket with flaps taped to binding. 288pp. View more info

Sam Houston: American Giant

By: Wiseheart, M.K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Robert B. Luce: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3241

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock and binding is immaculate and tight. The unclipped dust jacket heavily sunned at the spine, otherwise lightly edge and corner worn; 712p., including index. View more info

Dearest Friend: A Life of Abigail Adams

By: Withey, Lynne

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8517

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is immaculate and tight. Blue spine and cream boards, lightly shelf worn. Unclipped dust jacket, minor rippling to head and foot of spine, small tear to bottom front corner. View more info

Herbert Clark Hoover: An American Tragedy

By: Wood, Clement

Price: $6.74

Publisher: NY, Michael Swain: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09422

Condition: Good


Book block clean and tight. Name and address stamped on front free end paper. Moderate wear to binding. Title label on spine is rubbed. View more info

Auto-Biography of Rev. John Allen Wood

By: Wood, J. A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Noblesville, IN, J. Edwin Newby: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ3996

Condition: Very Good


113pp. Previous owner's inked name on ffep, elsewise textblock is very clean and tight. Sunned spine and edges, stain along bottom edge of front cover, small tear at foot of spine. View more info

Willa Cather: Her Life and Art

By: Woodress, James

Price: $7.71

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1975

Seller ID: LR82

ISBN: 0803258151

Condition: Good+


Clean and tight; some tanning to cover; some wear on spine and bottom right front cover edge. 288 pp. including Bibliography, Notes and Index. View more info

Nixon's Head

By: Woodstone, Arthur

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1972

Seller ID: SB11072

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock. Red paper-covered boards, wear to spine, rubbed head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket with light moisture wear to head of spine, otherwise lightly shelf worn. 248p. View more info

A Saga of the Prairies

By: Wright, H. P.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Kansas City, Brown White Lowell Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ7175

Condition: Very Good


textblock is clean and tight. binding lightly shelf rubbed. 148p. View more info

Confucius, His Life and Time

By: Wu-Chi, Liu

Price: $11.50

Publisher: NY, Philosophical Library: 1955

Seller ID: SB8487

Condition: Very Good+


Light yellowing to pages, else textblock is clean and tight. Red paper-covered boards binding with light peeling to corners of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, moisture staining on spine, light wear to head and foot of spine, foxing to back cover, in mylar. 189pp., including selected bibliography and index. View more info