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Mussolini the Wild Man of Europe

By: Bond, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Independent Publishing Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8439

Condition: Very Good


Slight yellowing to pages, else textblock is extremely clean and tight. Bumped head and foot of spine, lightly rubbed, in mylar sleeve. 206p. View more info

Victor Borge's My Favorite Comedies in Music

By: Borge, Victor; Sherman, Robert (and)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Franklin Watts: 1980

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB10622

ISBN: 0531099369

Condition: Near Fine


Author's black inked signature on half title page; Gift quality copy. Textblock very clean and tight. All page edges are crisp and clean. Brown cloth binding, light bumping to head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, minor shelf toning along spine, creasing to head and foot of spine. 150pp., including glossary. View more info

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Including a Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides: Complete in Four Volumes

By: Boswell, James, Esq. (by); Croker, the Rt. Hon. John Wilson M.P. (new Edition with numerous Additions and Notes by); Hawkins; Piozzi; Murphy; Tyers; Reynolds; Malone; Nichols; Steevens; Cumerland; Scott; Markland; Burney; and Others (copious notes by)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Derby & Jackson: 1839

Seller ID: SB9436

Condition: Very Good+


Four Volume Set; Beautiful marbled endleaves on all volumes; Tissue guarded frontispiece on Vol. I and IV with moderate foxing to both. Yellowing to the edges of all volumes. Otherwise textblocks are clean and tight. All page edges are beautifully marbled. Half brown leather with cloth boards, minimally shelf rubbed or worn, gilt lettering on spine and 5 raised bands. Vol. I is 468pp., including appendix. Vol. II is 479pp. Vol. III is 452pp. Vol. IV is 452pp. View more info

Julie: The life of Mlle. De Lespinasse: Her Salon, Her Friends, Her Loves

By: Bouissounouse, Janine; De Fontnouvelle, Pierre (translated by)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc.: 1962

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: SB999

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding very clean and tight. rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with moderate loss to extremities, edges scuffed and wrinkled; 309p., including bibliography and index; the biography of Julie de Lespinasse. View more info

Fred Rosenstock: A Legend in Books & Art

By: Bower, Donald E. (by); Waters, Frank (foreword by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, AZ, Northland Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Fred Rosenstock

Seller ID: SB10698

ISBN: 08735801490

Condition: Fine


Signed and inscribed in blue ink by Fred Rosenstock on half title page. Blue-purple end pages, b&w photographs. Textblock is immaculately clean and tight. Blue cloth binding in pristine condition. Price-clipped dust jacket, usual shelf wear/scuffing/rubbing, mylar sleeved. 212pp., including appendix. View more info

James Fenimore Cooper

By: Boynton, Henry Walcott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The Century Co.: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB3485

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is clean and tight. Light shelf wear to binding, light edge and corner wear. Light grey top edge. Price-clipped dust jacket with several edge tears and chips, chipping at corners and head and foot of spine. 408pp., including index. View more info

Daughters of Eve

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Lincoln History Society: 1930

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 22314

Condition: Fine


immaculate, inside and out; no previous owner's names, bookplates, notations, etc.; cream end papers; numerous uncut foredges; finely-ribbed, blind-embossed binding is pristine and unfaded; appears unread; plain glassine dust jacket has several edge tears, chips and extremity wear, common to this fragile paper; 304p., including index. View more info

A General's Life: An Autobiography By General of the Army Omar N. Bradley

By: Bradley, Omar N. (autobiography by); Blair, Clay (and)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1983

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: SB11735

ISBN: 0671410237

Condition: Very Good+


Book Club Edition. Mapped end pages, b&w photographs; Bottom edge ink-stamped, else textblock is very clean and tight. Black cloth spine, black paper boards, light bumping to head and foot of spine and to the corners as well. Unclipped dust jacket, rubbing to head and foot of spine, rubbing to corners, mylar sleeved. 752pp., including notes and index. View more info

The Big Top: My 40 Years with the Greatest Show on Earth

By: Bradna, Fred (by); Spence, Hartzell (as Told to)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1952

Seller ID: SB10279

Condition: Very Good


Gift inscription on ffep (not the author), light age toning down the gutters, else textblock is in great condition, clean and tight, b&w photographs. Yellow top page edges. Yellow cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot, blue paper boards light bumping to top corners. Unclipped dust jacket, chipping to corners, large chip on head of spine, several small tears to top edges and less so to bottom edges. 332pp., including index. View more info

Do You Remember? A Boy from Nebraska Sandhills Shares Memories of the Post World War II Era

By: Brady, Jay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kearney, Morris Publishing: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB3001

ISBN: 0739204173

Condition: Very Good


Author's black inked signature on title page, business card taped to title page. Gift quality. Clean and tight. Light edge and corner wear. 243pp. View more info

Andrew Jackson: His Life and Times

By: Brands, H. W.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Anchor Books: 2006

Edition: First Anchor Books Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: AC1268

ISBN: 1400030722

Condition: Very Good+


Top right corner of ffep is clipped; Ink underlining and margin notes on about 30 pages, else very clean and tight textblock; Covers lightly edge-worn; 620p., including index. View more info

T.R. The Last Romantic

By: Brands, H.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Basic Books: 1997

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: EW1844

ISBN: 0465069592

Condition: Very Good+


Owner's name and address ink-stamped on half-title page, else textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn. 897p., including index. View more info

Hans Christian Andersen: The Story of His Life and Work, 1805-75

By: Bredsdorff, Elias

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Noonday Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 22154

ISBN: 0374523975

Condition: Near Fine


textblock discreetly remaindered along bottom edge, else immaculate and tight; covers lightly shelf-worn; 376pp., including index. View more info

Genghis Khan: The Rise, Authority and Decline of Mongol Power

By: Brent, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1976

Seller ID: SB8510

ISBN: 0070076502

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated endpapers, clean and tight textblock. Lightly bumped head and foot of spine and corners. Price-clipped dust jacket, rippled head and foot of spine, faint shelf soiled covers. 264pp., including acknowledgments and index. View more info

Memories Volume I (1925-1957)

By: Bridges, Albert P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Albert P. Bridges: 2000

Seller ID: SB10229

Condition: Very Good


Title page and contents page are loose, but present. Tight and bright overall. Photographs in both color and b&w. No remainder marks. Illustrated front cover, cloth taped spine, lightly creased corners, small fold on top back cover with light shelf toning to back cover. 411pp. View more info

Memories Volume III: Kaman Sciences Corporation Its People: 31 October 2001

By: Bridges, Albert P.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Albert P. Bridges: 2001

Seller ID: SB10230

Condition: Very Good++


Textblock is in pristine condition, bright and tight, photographs in both color and b&w. Light wear along edges of spine, crease down spine, minor creasing to corners. Overall a great copy; 256pp. View more info

Memories: Volume II (1957-1979) (Including Quilting-Joyce (1974-1998))

By: Bridges, Albert P.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Albert P. Bridges: 2001

Seller ID: SB10231

Condition: Fine


Beautiful, gift quality copy; Bright and tight, color and b&w photographs. Illustrated front cover, cloth tape spine.233p. View more info

The Diaries of John Bright

By: Bright, John (diaries of); Bright, Philip (foreword by); Walling, R. A. J. (edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow & Company: 1931

Seller ID: SB11280

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy, minimally stamped, labeled, and marked. Else textblock is clean and exceptionally tight, frontispiece and plates. Dark blue top page edges. Cloth, light wear to tips of spine and corners, library label on foot of spine. 591pp., including index. View more info

The Third Rose (Gertrude Stein and Her world)

By: Brinnin, John Malcolm

Price: $5.77

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1959

Edition: 1st Ed.

Seller ID: 01767A

Condition: Good+


small sticker on fep; soiled boards, rubbed edges, bumped corners, else very clean and tight. View more info

Lincoln-Lore: Lincoln in the Popular Mind

By: Browne, Ray B. (edited by); Nye, Russel B. (foreword by)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Bowling Green, OH, Popular Press: 1974

Seller ID: SB9957

ISBN: 0879720352

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, labels, and markings. Else textblock is bright and tight. No remainder marks or library stamps to all page edges. Blue cloth binding with black stamped illustration on front cover, library label on front cover along upper edge near head of spine, label on spine, lightly shelf rubbed covers. 510pp. including bibliography. View more info