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My Christmas Memories

By: Campbell, Loyal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Blurb: 2013

Seller ID: EW4344

Condition: Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 103p. View more info

Livingstone

By: Campbell, R. J.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1930

Seller ID: SB1091

Condition: Very Good


Couple moisture spots on some of pages, else textblock is clean and tight. binding is spine-faded, with overall light shelf wear; no dust jacket; 295p., including index. View more info

TAKE MY LIFE

By: Cantor, Eddie with Jane K. Ardmore

Price: $5.77

Publisher: Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1957, 1st ed., photo illustrations.:

Seller ID: 01627

Condition: Good


Ex-library , rebound in buckram, with the usual stamps and labels. Clean and tight. View more info

The Attic: Memoir of a Chinese Landlord's Son

By: Cao, Guanlong (by and Translated by); Moskin, Nancy (translated by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Univeristy of California Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB11895

Condition: Fine


Gift quality copy. Speckled decorative end pages, bright and tight. Immaculate black cloth binding; Unclipped dust jacket, mylar sleeved. 245p. View more info

Bernard Maybeck: Artisan, Architect, Artist

By: Cardwell, Kenneth H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Gibbs M. Smith, Inc.: 1983

Seller ID: AC2514

ISBN: 0879051485

Condition: Near Fine


Name in ink on ffep, else very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 255p., including index View more info

Abbot and Miss Bailey and the Abbot in the Early Days

By: Carpenter, Jane B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Abbot Academy: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW2039

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed, otherwise in near perfect condition. 326p., including index. View more info

Abbot and Miss Bailey and Abbot in the Early Days

By: Carpenter, Jane B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Abbot Academy: 1959

Seller ID: EW1954

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed, otherwise in near perfect condition. 326p., including index. View more info

Keeping Faith: Memoirs of a President

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition/3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Jimmy Carter

Seller ID: SB9420

ISBN: 0553050230

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Jimmy Carter in black ink on ffep; First Edition, Third Printing;. Folded, related article laid in, former owner's front row theatre ticket to see Jimmy Carter Morning Dialogues laid in, in original envelope; Textblock is clean and tight. No remainder marks. Navy blue cloth binding in excellent condition. Unclipped dust jacket with moderate loss to extremities, several small chips and tears to edges, chipping to corners, small tears both open and closed to head... View more info

We'll be Back Tomorrow...

By: Chandler, Polly

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Georgetown, CO, Polly Chandler: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: EW4160

ISBN: 0960376429

Condition: Near Fine


Front free end page signed and inscribed by author. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light wear at the base of the spine. 125p. View more info

Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China

By: Chang, Jung

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1992

Edition: 24th Printing

Seller ID: AC1286

ISBN: 0385425473

Condition: Near Fine


Very clean and tight textblock; Light edge wear; 524p., including index. View more info

Tuning in with Dad: Short Wave Chats About Personal Matters

By: Cheley, Frank H.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Elgin, IL, David C. Cook Publishing Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW5081

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner rubbed; Small brown mark at the bottom of front cover. Lacks dust jacket; 104p. View more info

Come Watch the Sun go Home

By: Chen, Chen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Marlowe & Company: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW4681

ISBN: 1569247420

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock immaculate and tight; Binding minimally rubbed.. Dust jacket, in mylar, lightly edge and corner rubbed; color faded on both covers. 322p. View more info

Ancient Melodies

By: Chen, Su Hua Ling (by); Sackville-West, V. (intro. by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Universe Books: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: SB9021

ISBN: 0876637519

Condition: Near Fine


very clean and tight textblock, appears unread. Light shelf wear to red cloth binding. Price-clipped dust jacket, minimally shelf worn, lightly shelf soiled covers, in brodart. 256p. View more info

Chiang Kai-Shek Close-Up: A Personal View

By: Chook, Shiu Heng; Chook, Edward K. (edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: California, United California University Press:

Seller ID: SB8881

Condition: Good


Circa 1976. Probable Chinese Pirate Edition. Bubbled endpapers, light stain on bfep, else textblock is clean and tight. Moderately worn green cloth binding. Minimally rubbed, unclipped dust jacket, with plastic cover. 161p. View more info

Ocean of Fire: Through the Garden of Allah to Timbuktu

By: Christopher, Robert (by); Martin, Erik James (with)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Rand McNally & Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB11192

Condition: Near Fine


Robert Christopher's black inked signature on half title page. Mapped end pages, b&w photographs. Exceptionally clean and tight. Orange paper-covered boards, bumped head and foot of spine, bumped corners. Unclipped dust jacket, minor loss to the extremities, knicked corners. 256pp. View more info

Lincoln: A Psycho-Biography

By: Clark, L. Pierce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8575

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy, minimally marked, slightly yellowed, otherwise clean and tight. Peach colored top edge, black scuffed bottom edge. Light bumping to head and foot of spine, library label on spine near foot. Unclipped, sunned dust jacket, lightly rubbed edges and character-soiled; 570p., including works of reference and index. View more info

In Search of the Cid

By: Clissold, Stephen

Price: $9.22

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton:

Seller ID: 21843

Condition: Very Good+


No publication date; owner's name & address stamped on front end paper. minor light pencil marginalia in the fore edge margin; line on the copyright page neatly blacked out. Text block overall very clean and tight in lightly worn binding. Illustrated end papers. Jacket lightly edge-worn. 254 pp. w/index View more info

The Beacon Biographies: J. Fenimore Cooper

By: Clymer, W.B. Shubrick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Small Maynard & Co.: 1900

Seller ID: IB371

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock and binding are very clean and tight. Several uncut pages. Dust jacket remnants and pieces laid in; 149pp. View more info

Great Plains Patchwork: A Memoir

By: Coffey, Marilyn

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Ames, Iowa, Iowa State University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10928

ISBN: 0813803411

Condition: Fine


Gift quality, immaculate copy. Clean and tight, dark orange end pages. All page edges bright and crisp. Bright cloth binding. Glossy dust jacket, unclipped, pristine, illustrated. 186pp. View more info

Eng & Chang: The Original Siamese Twins

By: Collins, David R.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Dillon Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8286

ISBN: 0875186025

Condition: Fine


Pristine copy! Brand new in appearance. Black paper-covered boards. Unclipped dust jacket, pristine condition, mylar sleeved. 128pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info