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Songs from the Black Chair: a Memoir of Mental Interiors

By: Barber, Charles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 2005

Seller ID: EW2601

ISBN: 0803259751

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 202p. View more info

The Forging of a Rebel: The Forge

By: Barea, Arturo

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Fontana Paperbacks: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AC1313

ISBN: 0006540902

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and cover wear; 284p. View more info

The Forging of a Rebel: The Track

By: Barea, Arturo

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Fontana Paperbacks: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AC1314

ISBN: 0006540910

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and cover wear; 237p. View more info

The Forging of a Rebel: The Clash

By: Barea, Arturo

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Fontana Paperbacks: 1984

Seller ID: AC1315

ISBN: 0006540929

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and cover wear; 396p. View more info

A Trio of Lies: The True story of Passion, Betrayal and Triumph in Our Italian Family

By: Barry, Frank

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Self-Published: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21329

ISBN: 0971965404

Condition: Near Fine


Text block clean and tight with minimal wear to wraps. 191 pp. View more info

Abraham Lincoln and Walt Whitman

By: Barton, William E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Port Washington, NY, Kennikat Press: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB9626

Condition: Very Good+


Retired library copy, minimally marked, ink-stamped, or labeled; Very clean and tight textblock. No library stamps or remainder marks to page edges. Bright blue cloth binding with library label on spine and one on upper inner corner on front cover, minimally shelf worn. Lacks dust jacket; 277p., including index. View more info

Hovels, Haciendas, and House Calls: The Life of Carl H. Gellenthien, M.D.

By: Beimer, Dorothy Simpson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, Sunstone Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AC1997

ISBN: 0865340749

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and cover wear. 307p., including index. View more info

Virginia Woolf: A Biography (Two Volumes in One)

By: Bell, Quentin

Price: $6.25

Publisher: NY, Book of the Month Club, Inc.: 1992

Seller ID: SJ3669

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight; covers lightly shelf-worn; 314pp.; including bibliographical references and index vol. I & index vol. II. View more info

In the Midst of Life; the Record of One Man's Facing of the Ultimate Human Crisis

By: Bell, Thomas

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ8263

Condition: Very Good


Foxed pages, foxed outside edges, otherwise textblock and binding is clean and tight. Yellow top edge. Rubbed, worn & torn dust jacket with edge and spine wear, sunned. 275p. View more info

Columbus Undergraduate

By: Benn, John A.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4581

Condition: Good+


Small stain on top edge of ffep. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Moisture stain to bottom edge of front cover, shelf wear. Unclipped. spine-sunned dust jacket with tear to foot of spine, moderate wear and scuffing to all edges; 149pp. View more info

Greeley on Lincoln with Mr. Greeley's Letters to Charles A. Dana and a Lady Friend to Which are Added Reminiscences of Horace Greeley

By: Benton, Joel (edited by)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, The Baker & Taylor Co.: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Editor

Seller ID: SB11970

Condition: Very Good


Editor's ink signature and inscription on ffep, dated 8 Apr. '93. Former owner's signature on second ffep; First Edition; Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, and marks. Minimally aged. Else textblock is clean and tight. Brown cloth spine, green cloth boards, rubbed/bumped tips. 271p. View more info

Selma Lagerlof: Her Life and Work

By: Berendsohn, Walter A. (by); Timpson, George F. (adapted from the German by); Sackville-West, V. (preface by)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd.: 1931

Edition: Limited First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Selma Lagerlof

Seller ID: SB5420

Condition: Near Fine


Copy No. 38 of 130; Signed and inscribed by Selma Lagerlof. Minor dent along the top edge of the front cover, else Immaculate and tight textblock and binding. Bound in single-ruled, half vellum, with blue cloth sides; Top edge gilt, with deckled fore edge. A gift-quality copy; 136p. Binding protected by a plain, unadorned, brown paper dust jacket; View more info

The Last River Rat: Kenny Salwey's Life in the Wild

By: Bestul, Scott; Salwey, Kenny

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Stillwater, MN, Voyageur Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: EW688

ISBN: 0896587495

Condition: Very Good


Textblock ssomewhat aged, but very clean and tight, covers spine-creased, slightly corner and edge worn; otherwise in very good condition. 255p. View more info

Even Silence Has an End: My Six Years of Captivity in the Columbian Jungle

By: Betancourt, Ingrid

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Penguin Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB10756

ISBN: 1594202656

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock immaculate and tight. All edges are clean and sharp; Black paper-covered boards, with a bump at head of spine. Matching bump on unclipped dust jacket. Still a gift quality copy. 528p. View more info

Family Letters From China 1901-1950

By: Bishop, Eunice Smith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brookfield, CT, DTP&M Services: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW1870

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding slightly edge and corner worn with some light wear on the spine. 259p. View more info

Wild Rice: The Biography of Vivian Lillie Rice

By: Blot, David; Demmon, Libby

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fort Collins, CO, Selene River Press: 2010

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: SB10458

ISBN: 0977840107

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is in pristine condition, bright and tight. Lightly bumped head of spine and creased corners. 177pp., including references. View more info

Decisions and the Furies; Two Narratives of Napoleonic Times

By: Boas, Maurits I.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Frederick Fell Publishers, Inc: 1975

Seller ID: SJ1908

ISBN: 081190248x

Condition: Very Good+


156pp. very light margin pencil marks throughout, otherwise extremely clean and tight, gift quality copy, very lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Voice of the Deaf: A Biography of Edward Miner Gallaudet

By: Boatner, Maxine Tull; Brubacher, John S. (intro.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Public Affairs Press: 1959

Seller ID: SB3639

Condition: Very Good


owner's bookplate on ffep, aged textblock, especially at the outside margins, else clean and tight; the binding is plain, with a few bumped edges but overall light shelf wear, and minor character soiling; lacks dust jacket; 190p., including references and index. View more info

Henry A. Wallace and the Ever-Normal Granary

By: Bodde, Derk

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Far Eastern Quarterly: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AC2033

Condition: Good


Clean and tight textblock with moderate edge wear, chipped and creased edges; pp. 411-426 View more info

Pioneer Padre : A Biography of Eusebio Francisco Kino S.J.- Missionary, Discoverer, Scientist 1645-1711

By: Bolognani, Boniface

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Sherbrooke, Canada, Editiones Paulines:

Seller ID: SAS3540

Condition: Good


no date of publication, introduction dated 1968; library stamp inside front cover, label on front cover; Binding scuffed and little warped from mouisture damage with stick on bottom of cover and little wear to extremities; textblock clean; 281 pp. View more info