Category: Biography & Autobiography


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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

A Personal Record the Shadow Line: a Confession

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page and Company: 1927

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: EW3305

Condition: Good+

Retired library copy with the usual stamps, and stickers; Textblock is very clean and tight; Binding edge and corner worn; some light bunching and surface soiling at the base of the spine. 133p. View more info

Paintbox on the Frontier: The Life and Times of George Caleb Bingham

By: Constant, Alberta Wilson

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1974

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB1873

ISBN: 0690608446

Condition: Near Fine

Gift quality copy, immaculate and tight! Unclipped dust jacket. 193pp., including index. View more info

Time Change: An Autobiography

By: Cooke, Hope

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Simon And Schuster: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW4953

ISBN: 0671412256

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket, in mylar, lightly edge and corner worn. 285p. View more info

Grace in China: An American Woman Beyond the Great Wall 1934-1974

By: Cooper, Eleanor McCallie; Liu, William

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Montgomery, AL, Black Belt Press: 1999

Seller ID: EW1854

ISBN: 157966024X

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock and binding very clean and tight. Dust jacket slightly edge and corner rubbed. 399p., including index. View more info

The Letters of George Santayana

By: Cory, Daniel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW4199

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. Lacks dust jacket; 449p., including index. View more info


By: Coss, Richard David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Diego, Beta Books: 1977

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: EW3976

ISBN: 0892930160

Condition: Very Good

Title page signed and inscribed by author. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn; some light wear along the spine; some small scratches on back cover. 132p. View more info

Born a Foreigner

By: Cross, Charles T.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.: 1999

Seller ID: AC1276

ISBN: 0847694690

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight textblock with light edge wear. 281p., including index View more info

Master Kung: The Story of Confucius

By: Crow, Carl (by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1938

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: SB8430

Condition: Very Good

Mapped endpages, pictures, clean and tight textblock. Deep red cloth binding, lighlty shelf worn. Price-clipped, very spine-faded dust jacket, chipped head and foot of spine, chipping to corners, mylar sleeved for safe-keeping. 345pp. View more info

Behind the Silken Curtain: A Personal Account of Anglo-American Diplomacy in Palestine and the Middle East

By: Crum, Bartley C.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11453

Condition: Good

Retired library copy, minimally marked, stamped, and labeled. Age toned gutters, else clean and tight, mapped frontispiece. Shelf toned top page edges. Moderately worn blue cloth binding, label on foot of spine. 297pp. View more info

Prince Elmo; Human Interest Tales of 20th Century Rare Experiences By a Droll Story Teller

By: Cunningham, Elmo

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, Pentland press, Inc.: 1999

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SJ5031

ISBN: 1571971637

Condition: Near Fine

140pp. Small stain on page 140 and back end pages, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Minimal edge or spine wear. View more info

Winter Count

By: D. Chief Eagle

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Dentan-Berkeland Printing Co., Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB11028

Condition: Fine

Author's inked signature and inscription on title page. Mapped end pages. Immaculate and tight textblock and binding; Unclipped dust jacket, minimally worn. 230p. View more info

Random Ramblings in India: Letters Written to the Purina Family

By: Danforth, William H.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: St. Louis, The Ralston Purina Company: 1928

Seller ID: SB5232

Condition: Very Good

Lightly aged, else textblock is clean and tight. Lightly edge and corner worn; 151p. View more info