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I'll Tell Them I Remember You

By: Blatty, William P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01521

ISBN: 039307479x

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to boards. Full-page gift inscription on front free endpaper. Jacket price-clipped, worn at corners and spine ends. Couple of tears on front panel. A book about the author's mother, his book The Exorcist, and life after death. View more info

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Bobst: The Autobiography of a Pharmaceutical Pioneer

By: Bobst, Elmer Holmes

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02888

Condition: Very Good+


Very mild wear to this copy, some rubbing to the jacket. Binding tight and solid, interior clean. 360 pages, black & white photos. View more info

Memoirs of an Obscure Professor and Other Essays

By: Boller, Paul F Jr.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Forth Worth, Texas, Texas Christian University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07991

ISBN: 087565097x

Condition: Fine


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A Time to Run

By: Boxer, Barbara; with Mary-Rose Hayes

Price: $8.00

Publisher: California, Chronicle Books: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 03541

ISBN: 0811850439

Condition: Fine


Signed "To Jeri." View more info

Winston Churchill: The Years of Preparation - A Biography

By: Broad, Lewis

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Hawthorn Books, Inc.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03645

Condition: Very Good


446 pages, Index, Bibliographic Notes, Churchill's Election Record, a list of his government record, and a list of books he authored. Light shelf wear. Jacket chipped with wear along the edges and extremities. Rear panel rubbed. Protected and looking nice in a new Mylar cover. View more info

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Mayakovsky: A Poet in Revolution

By: Brown, Edward J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06423

ISBN: 0691062552

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to the extremities, jacket protected in a new Mylar cover. 386 pages, including Biographical Essay, Index of Names, and Index of Titles. Several black & white photos illustrate the text. Literary biography of Russian poet, Vladimir Mayakovsky (1893-1930). View more info

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Catullus: A Poet in the Rome of Julius Caesar, with a Selection of Poems Translated By Humphrey Clucas

By: Burl, Aubrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Robinson Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04825

ISBN: 184119526x

Condition: Fine


298 pages with Appendixes, Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Appendix I: Peleus and Thetis. Appendix II: The Recovery of the Poems of Catullus. Illustrated with maps, diagrams, and black and white photos. View more info

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Mary and Richard: The Story of Richard Hillary and Mary Booker

By: Burn, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08630

ISBN: 0233982809

Condition: Very Good


249 pages with Bibliography and photos. The love letters of Mary Booker and Richard Hillary, an RAF fighter pilot whom Mary met while he was recovering from wounds received in the Battle of Britain. Mary was 20 years older than Richard, but age didn't stop them from falling in love. Two years later, 1943, Richard Hillary would die in the war. The story of their love affair is written by Mary's husband (they married after the war) after her death, upon discovery of her correspondence with Richard. Illustrated with photos and endpaper maps. View more info

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The Moon and I

By: Byars, Betsy C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Julian Messner: 1991

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01590

ISBN: 0671741667

Condition: Near Fine


Maroon cloth boards, lightly bumped. Jacket shows slight wear at head of spine and some color bleed to inside of jacket at head of spine. The Newbery Award winning author finally gets her childhood wish of having a pet snake, which she finds on her front porch. This is the story of the summer she got to know Moon the blacksnake, with reminiscences through her childhood. 96 pages with a bibliography of published works to date and photos of the author and her family from childhood to present. View more info

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Good Night, Mrs. Calabash: The Secret Life of Jimmy Durante

By: Cahn, William

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08242

Condition: Very Good


Some shelf wear to book, but clean except for a written note on the title page. The dust jacket is chipped, edge-worn, and rubbed. Protected now in a clear Mylar sleeve. 191 pages with numerous photographs documenting the life and career of the popular 20th century entertainer. View more info

Thomas Carlyle

By: Campbell, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 05718

ISBN: 068414137x

Condition: Fine


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Dan Rice: The Most Famous Man You'Ve Never Heard of

By: Carlyon, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Public Affairs: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 03889

ISBN: 1891620576

Condition: Fine


Publisher's press release laid in. View more info

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Getting Better All the Time

By: Carpenter, Liz; with Sondra Williamson Runnells

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 01154

ISBN: 0671611577

Condition: Fine


Gift sticker on front pastedown (obscured by flap). Price-clipped jacket. View more info

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The Intrepid Quaker: One Man's Quest for Peace Memoirs, Speeches, and Writings of Stephen G. Cary

By: Cary, Stephen G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wallingford, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Pendle Hill Pubns: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06701

ISBN: 0875749437

Condition: Good


Would be fine except for the moisture to the rear panel of the jacket which bled through to part of the rear cover of the book. Staning to the jacket is on the inside of the rear panel. The outside is a bit wavy, but no visible staining. Protected now in a new Mylar archival cover. The rest of the book was unaffected and is clean. 337 pages with black & white photos. View more info

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Memoires de J. Casanova de Seingalt, Ecrits par lui-meme: Tome IX

By: Casanova de Seingalt, Jaques

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions de la Sirene: 1930

Seller ID: 06676

Condition: Fair


The spine is chipped significantly at the ends and is darkened, but the binding is holding together well. Many of the pages are unopened (not separated at the top from the next page). 432 pages, with Notes and List of Engravings. Table of Contents at back of book. Text is in French. View more info

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Memoires De J. Casanova De Seingalt, Ecrits par lui-meme: Tome VIII

By: Casanova de Seingalt, Jaques; Introduction by J.D. Rolleston

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions De La Sirene: 1929

Seller ID: 06981

Condition: Fair


The spine is chipped significantly, but the binding is holding together. Many of the pages are unopened (not separated at the top from the next page). 316 pages, with Notes and List of Engravings. Table of Contents at back of book. Text is in French. The Rolleston Introduction is titled: "La Medecine et les Medecins dans les Memoires de Casanova." View more info

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Charles Williams, Poet of Theology

By: Cavaliero, Glen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan, Eerdmans: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03990

ISBN: 0802835791

Condition: Near Fine


Small area of paper loss from sticker removal on the front free endpaper. 199 pages with Appendix (A Note on the Symbolism of Charles Williams, William Blake, and George MacDonald), Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Biography of Charles Williams--poet, novelist, playwright, critic, and theologian. View more info

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Nobody : The Story of Bert Williams

By: Charters, Ann

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 01331

Condition: Very Good+


Slightly bumped with a slightly bowed front cover. Jacket has a minor amount of soiling to rear panel. Front panel curls outward a bit. Binding square and tight, interior clean. A nice copy in protective Brodart cover. First full-length, illustrated biography of the most gifted Negro entertainer of his time: 1892 until his death in 1922. W.C. Fields called him the funniest man he ever saw and the saddest man he ever knew. Booker T. Washington had this to say about Bert Williams: "He has done more for the race than I have. He has smiled his way into people's hearts. I have been obliged to f... View more info

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Fall Out of Heaven: An Autobiographical Journey

By: Cheuse, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah, Gibson M. Smith, Inc./Peregrine Smith Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02889

ISBN: 0879052732

Condition: Near Fine+


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A Thread in the Tapestry

By: Churchill, Sarah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10250

Condition: Near Fine


Previous owner name in pencil on the front endpaper, otherwise fine in an about fine jacket. 101 pages illustrated with drawings, a few black and white photos, and a few paintings by the author as well as a few by her father, Sir Winston Churchill. The author recalls her childhood as Churchill's daughter and growing up at Chartwell, Churchill's country home. View more info