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OVER 50-SO WHAT!

By: Hildegarde with Fletcher, Adele Whitely

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1963

Order Number: 16519

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ worn with staining and significant open tears. Binding could be tighter ; INSCRIBED by author, a noted supper club entertainer, to the front free endpaper; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 184 pages View more info

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DARWIN And the Darwinian Revolution

By: Himmelfarb, Gertrude

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1959

Order Number: 17992

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light rubbing to extremities. Front endpaper with light foxing, rear endpaper a bit browned ; 8vo; 422 pages View more info

Image for ADDESSES UPON THE AMERICAN ROAD 1933 - 1938

ADDESSES UPON THE AMERICAN ROAD 1933 - 1938

By: Hoover, Herbert

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10010

Condition: Very Good


Spine ends fraying and with gilt spine lettering faded. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; Press release laid in. Including a 29 page brochure "The American Road" (also addresses by Hoover) published by Constitutional Publications, San Francisco ; 8vo; 390 pages View more info

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MOSTLY ON MARTHA'S VINEYARD A Personal Record

By: Hough, Henry Beetle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16338

ISBN: 0151068003

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & fading to DJ with one small closed tear ; Author Hough was editor/owner of the Vineyard Gazette along with his wife. It became a well-respected journal ; 8vo; 298 pages View more info

Image for CHARLIE CHAN The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendevous with American History

CHARLIE CHAN The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendevous with American History

By: Huang, Yunte

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17751

ISBN: 0393069621

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo; 354 pages View more info

Image for HARRISON FORD Imperfect Hero

HARRISON FORD Imperfect Hero

By: Jenkins, Garry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Secaucus, Carol Publishing Group: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 5349

ISBN: 1559724439

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Marginal light dampstaining to several pages at rear. Edges lightly dampstained too; 8vo; 362 pages View more info

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BORAH OF IDAHO

By: Johnson, Claudius O.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green and Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17738

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ with one tiny open tear and minor edgewear; 8vo; 511 pages View more info

Image for SAMUEL BUTLER Author of Erewhon (1835-1902). a Memoir [2 Volume Set]

SAMUEL BUTLER Author of Erewhon (1835-1902). a Memoir [2 Volume Set]

By: Jones, Henry Festing

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co. Limited: 1919

Order Number: 17745

Condition: Very Good


Gilt spine lettering faded. Top edge a bit browned. Hinges could be tighter. Tissue guarded illustrations quite browned; 8vo; 448, 531 pages View more info

Image for LINCOLN STEFFENS A Biography

LINCOLN STEFFENS A Biography

By: Kaplan, Justin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15010

ISBN: 0671215922

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear & fading to DJ. Small area of tape residue to front endpaper; Theodore Roosevelt called investigative reporters 'muckrakers,' and Steffens was one of the foremost examples of courageous journalists who were not afraid to challenge power; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 380 pages View more info

Image for YOU MIGHT AS WELL LIVE The Life and Times of Dorothy Parker

YOU MIGHT AS WELL LIVE The Life and Times of Dorothy Parker

By: Keats, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14744

ISBN: 0671206605

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ extremities with a bit of fading to spine; The story of the noted humorist and charter member of the Algonquin club. Stated first printing; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 319 pages View more info

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PRIME TIME The Life of Edward R. Murrow

By: Kendrick, Alexander

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17842

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light edgewear and a few small closed tears to DJ; 8vo; 548 pages View more info

Image for THE WOMAN WARRIOR Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts

THE WOMAN WARRIOR Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts

By: Kingston, Maxine Hong

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12487

ISBN: 0394400674

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear & small closed tears to DJ ; Growing up in California with traditional Chinese parents; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

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DAVID MERRICK The Abominable Showman. the Unauthorized Biography

By: Kissel, Howard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Applause: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10032

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Front hinge gapping from binding error, but holding strongly together; Including numerous paper clippings; 8vo; 565 pages View more info

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WHITE HOUSE YEARS

By: Kissinger, Henry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10223

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit sunned ; 8vo; 1521 pages View more info

Image for CITY SLICKERS ON A DUDE RANCH And Other Stories

CITY SLICKERS ON A DUDE RANCH And Other Stories

By: Klein, Rochelle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Comet Press Books: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17710

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Nicely INSCRIBED on front free endpaper by the author; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 43 pages View more info

Image for RITA HAYWORTH The Time, the Place and the Woman

RITA HAYWORTH The Time, the Place and the Woman

By: Kobal, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company Inc.: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 14607

ISBN: 0393075265

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight chipping to DJ. Light browning to endpapers ; Biography of noted film star Hayworth from author Kobal who befriended the actress in the early 1970s ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 328 pages View more info

BRYAN A Political Biography of William Jennings Bryan

By: Koenig, Louis W.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4859

ISBN: 0399101047

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


DJ a bit faded. Small patch of tape residue on front endpaper; Nicely INSCRIBED by the author to William Jennings Bryan JR on half title page; 8vo; 736 pages View more info

Image for THE AMAZING WORLD OF KRESKIN

THE AMAZING WORLD OF KRESKIN

By: Kreskin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7476

ISBN: 0394484401

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light shelf wear to DJ. ; INSCRIBED (To Liz/ESPecially/Kreskin) by the noted mentalist. Some the Amazing Kreskin's amazing feats are herein described. An admission ticket from a March 1980 show at Seton Hall University is laid in. ; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

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ELEANOR AND FRANKLIN

By: Lash, Joseph P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13003

Condition: Very Good+


Top corners bumped. Spine slightly faded; A candid portrait of the First Couple, neither fawning nor harsh; 8vo; 765 pages View more info

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ROAMIN' IN THE GLOAMIN'

By: Lauder, Harry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10015

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Former owner's writing on front free endpaper. DJ with open tears; Scotland; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 300 pages View more info

T.E. LAWRENCE TO HIS BIOGRAPHER, ROBERT GRAVES; T.E. LAWRENCE TO HIS BIOGRAPHER, LIDDELL HART [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Lawrence, T. E.

Price: $1,433.44

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 8780

Condition: Very Good+


Spine of Graves volume slightly faded. Bookplates in both volumes to front pastedown. In middle chapters, some crossed out words are present, indicating Lawrence's corrections and not those of a reader, thus they are part of the book and not a defect ; Original red and blue cloth in slipcase as issued. Limited edition of 1000, of which this set is #1. SIGNED by Graves and Hart in their respective volumes ; 8vo; 187, 233 pages View more info

Image for COLETTE A Biographical Study

COLETTE A Biographical Study

By: Le Hardouin, Maria

Price: $30.96

Publisher: London, Staples Press: 1958

Order Number: 14198

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ browned with wear & chipping ; Who among writers could be more quintessentially French?; 8vo; 186 pages View more info

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HIGH PRIEST

By: Leary, Timothy

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, The World Publishing Co.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14664

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ. Bookplate to front pastedown ; Various rambling accounts of the author's life; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 353 pages View more info

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GYPSY A Memoir

By: Lee, Gypsy Rose

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12512

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & creasing to DJ. Boards faded. Tape marks to front endpaper ; Inscribed ('Gypsy') to half-title page; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 337 pages View more info

Image for BLASTING AND BOMBARDIERING Autobiography (1914-1926)

BLASTING AND BOMBARDIERING Autobiography (1914-1926)

By: Lewis, Wyndham

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1937

Edition: Review Copy

Order Number: 16542

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear and chipping to DJ. DJ spine sunned. Binding loose pg. 96; Advance review copy with publisher's slip laid in ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 312 pages View more info

Image for BRING ME A UNICORN Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1922-1928

BRING ME A UNICORN Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1922-1928

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1972

Order Number: 12060

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear & chipping to DJ. Browning to endpapers. Edges a bit foxing ; 8vo; 236 pages View more info

Image for FDR A Pictorial Biography

FDR A Pictorial Biography

By: Lorant, Stefan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1950

Order Number: 14730

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities; Profusely illustrated with photos covering every aspect of the four-term President's life; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages View more info

Image for WILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS An American Life

WILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS An American Life

By: Lynn, Kenneth S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1971

Order Number: 10011

ISBN: 0151421773

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ with light rubbing to extremities; 8vo; 372 pages View more info

Image for SUCCESS STORY The Life and Times of S. S. McClure

SUCCESS STORY The Life and Times of S. S. McClure

By: Lyon, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1963

Order Number: 9458

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Light rubbing and marginal wear and tiny chips to DJ. Bookplate ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 433 pages View more info

Image for C. W. POST [CHARLES WILLIAM POST] The Hour and the Man. a Biography with Genealogical Supplement

C. W. POST [CHARLES WILLIAM POST] The Hour and the Man. a Biography with Genealogical Supplement

By: Major, Nettie Leitch

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Press of Judd & Detweiler: 1963

Order Number: 5376

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ spine a bit sunned and with light rubbing ; Color frontispiece of a shield. Two color portraits in front; B&W Photographs; 4to; 318 pages View more info