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Rebels and Conservatives, Dorothy and William Wordsworth and Their Circle

By: Ellis, Amanda M.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscription By Author

Seller ID: 11430

Condition: Near Fine


six-line ink inscription by author on ffep; jacket lightly rubbed, with edges and corners bumped, worn. 367pp., including index. View more info

Time of Troubles: The Diary of Ivan Vladimirovich Got'e Moscow July 8, 1917 to July 23, 1922

By: Emmons, Terence (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1988

Seller ID: EW4749

ISBN: 0691055203

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket, in mylar, lightly edge and corner rubbed. 513p., including index. View more info

Quotations from Premier Chou En-Lai

By: En-lai, Chou

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N Y, Thomas Y. Crowell Co: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: C409

ISBN: 0690664184

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and sound with one abraded spot on bottom edge. DJ price clipped; creased with closed tear on rear. 107 pp., including sources of quotations. View more info

The Man Of Doderhult; Albert Engstrom, Axel L. Romdahl, Hasse Z.

By: Engstrom, Albert; Romdahl, Axel L.; Hasse, Z.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Oskarshamn, Tryckeri Ab Primo: 1966

Seller ID: SJ1096

Condition: Very Good+


Postcards paper clipped inside; blind-embossed title page, else textblock very clean and tight; minimal edge and spine wear; the story of Axel Robert Petersson, the beloved and highly gifted Swedish wood-carver. 31 p. View more info

The Real Book About Benjamin Franklin: The Boy Who Became a Printer, Inventor, Statesman-And above All, a Great American

By: Epstein, Samuel; Williams, Beryl; Edited by Helen Hoke

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Books: 1952

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: SB8239

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is immaculate and tight; Light red top edge. Blue cloth binding with illlustrated front cover, and minor shelf wear. Unclipped dust jacket with minor wear to head and foot of spine, shelf soiled back cover. 192p., including index. View more info

The Village Blacksmith; Or, Piety and Usefulness Exemplified in A Memoir of the Life of Samuel Hick, Late of Micklefield, Yorkshire

By: Everett, James

Price: $32.01

Publisher: New York, Carlton & Phillips: 1853

Edition: 7th London Edition

Seller ID: SAS2246

Condition: Fair


excellent reading copy; textblock shows moderate foxing throughout, but is overall clean and tight; owner's private library sticker on fep; binding faded and soiled with worn and frayed extremities; 352 pp. View more info

Brinton Eliot From Yale to Yorktown

By: Farmer, James Eugene

Price: $6.75

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ3514

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library stamp on ffep, slightly foxed front matter, else clean and tight; lightly rubbed, wearing along the edges and the spine, lighlty bumped and worn corners. 395pp. View more info

The Happiest of Men

By: Fearon, E. E.

Price: $7.28

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1947

Seller ID: 14426

Condition: Very Good


Text block clean and tight with some wear to binding. 301 pp. View more info

Strike Out Story

By: Feller, Bob

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes and Company: 1947

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB8245

Condition: Good+


Moderately age toned endpapers, and slight yellowing around the edges. Tear to top corner of pages 65-68. Else textblock is clean and tight. Binding faded and worn, with shelf-soiled spine, less so to the panels, frayed and bumped spine extremities; Lacks dust jacket; 258p. View more info

"What Do You Care What Other People Think?": Further Adventures of a Curious Character

By: Feynman, Richard E.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1989

Seller ID: AC1319

ISBN: 0553347845

Condition: Very Good


Very clean and tight textblock, with light edge wear. 255p., including index View more info

Their Hopes Were High

By: Filley, H. Clyde

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Johnsen Publishing Company: 1969

Seller ID: SB7504

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's inked gift inscription along top edge of ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Minimal shelf wear to cloth binding. Price-clipped dust jacket with lightly sunned spine and a bit of character and edge wear; 255p. View more info

Appetite for Life: The Biography of Julia Child

By: Fitch, Noel Riley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: KD693

ISBN: 038548335X

Condition: Near Fine


Lightly shelf-rubbed binding & dj; gift inscription, in ink, on ffep; two sections of black & white photographs; a very clean, tight copy; 569 pp including index. View more info

Back Trail Volume XI "My Life, Condensed for You"

By: FitzPatrick, V.S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Earth Design Systems: 1991

Seller ID: EW1319

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed; appears unread. 113p. View more info

An American Saga (the story of Helen Thomas and Simon Flexner)

By: Flexner, James T.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00595

Condition: Very Good


ex-lib in mylar w/usual library stamps and labels; corners bumped. Textblock and binding clean and tight. View more info

Royal Family of the Columbia: Dr. John McLoughlin and His Family

By: Fogdall, Alberta Brooks

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portland, Bindord & Mort, Publishers: 1984

Edition: Bicentennial Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB9634

ISBN: 0832304121

Condition: Very Good


Author's ink signature and inscription on ffep verso. Bicentennial Edition; Photographed endpapers. Beautifully clean and tight textblock. Rubbed covers, bumped head and foot of spine, bumping to corners. 336pp., including sources and index. View more info

Margot Fonteyn Autobiography

By: Fonteyn, Margot

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: SB11091

ISBN: 039448570X

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's inked writing on ffep, several pages with penciled underlining and marginalia, else clean and tight. B&W photographs, illustrated end pages. Red top page edges. Black cloth binding, slightly shelf worn. Unclipped dust jacket in pristine condition, mylar sleeved. 266pp. Index at end. View more info

A Solo in Tom-Toms

By: Fowler, Gene

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11581

Condition: Very Good


Lightly worn end pages, else textblock is clean and tight. Gently bumped spine extremities, small round indentation near spine on front cover. Unclipped dust jacket, worn and rubbed edges and corners, folding to head and foot of spine. nice, collectible copy overall. 390p. View more info

The Second Handshake

By: Fowler, Will

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Secaucus NJ, Lyle Stuart Inc.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB10392

ISBN: 0818402873

Condition: Very Good+


Author's ink signature and inscription on ffep; First Edition; Textblock very clean and tight, b&w photographs. Small round moisture stain on top page edges. Light bumping to head and foot of navy blue cloth spine, some sunning to top and bottom edges of paper boards. Unclipped dust jacket, some loss to the extremities, small tear to top back corner, creasing to corners. 301pp., including index. View more info

Lester: The Official Biography

By: Francis, Dick

Price: $33.95

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1986

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: LR408

ISBN: 0718112555

Condition: Very Good+


Very clean and tight; minimal wear; two small white spots on black cover; two small smudges on edge text block. The true story of the long-time jockey who never responded to untrue press; the result of years of taped conversations. 338 pp. inc. Appendices of British Wins; Overseas Wins; and Index. View more info

A Man Called Cervantes (a biographical novel)

By: Frank, Bruno

Price: $7.28

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1935

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 01948


VG+/VG DJ has chipped, rubbed and torn edges and a closed tear to the lower spine, protected by mylar; Owner's name and quote clipping on ffep, else very clean and tight. View more info