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The John Howard Payne Memorial, "Home Sweet Home".

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: East Hampton, NY, Board of Trustees of the Village of East Hampton: 1935

Seller ID: 17851


VG softcover edition, has previous owner's gift inscription on front endpaper. ; 17851D; 32 pages View more info

Gene Stratton Porter Best Seller

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9858


VG softcover, stapled binding, approx. 30 pgs. Has the word Biography written in ink on the front cover.; 9858; 30 pages View more info

Reba Paeff Mirsky, May 25, 1902 to November 22, 1966

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred E. Mirsky: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22197


VG hardcover, first, limited edition. Lower corners are worn. Unpaginated.; 22197 View more info

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William Brimage Bate Memorial Addresses January 1907

By: 1907, Congressmen

Price: $31.50

Publisher: U.S. Congress: 1907

Seller ID: 37084


Good+ hardcover, has wear and chipping to spine ends and corner tips are worn. Light wear to covers. ; 10 1/2" x 7 1/2" inches; 177 pages View more info

The Class of 1912

By: Adams, Inez Berryhill, Adams, Tom.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thomas Berryhill Press: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33792


Very Good softcover edition, signed by the author on the half title page. Minor shelf wear to cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 109 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Reminiscences of Colonel H. S. Olcott

By: Agarwal, Hridaya Narain

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adyar, Madras, India, Theosophical Publishing House: 1932

Seller ID: 28474


Very Good hardcover edition. There is some light shelf wear and spotting to the cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 80 pages View more info

Boz at Idleberg. Ambrose Barbour and His Idleberg Papers.

By: Ambrose Barbour. Edited by John Wilson Townsend.

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Bluegrass Bookshop: 1951

Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31940


VG HB. . No names, etc. Limited and signed edition to 200 copies of which this is #158. Minor shelf wear to cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Quoin Keys, Pica Poles & Dead Lions Memoirs of a Happy Resident of the Fourth Estate

By: Anderson, Bobby

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Goodlettsville, TN, Private Printing: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27282


Fine softcover edition, inscribed and signed by the author on the front endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Country Gentleman

By: Atkins, Chet

Price: $157.50

Publisher: H. Regnery: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 32542


Fine hardcover edition, flatsigned by Atkins on the front endpaper. Dust jacket spine is lightly sunned. No previous owner's name or marks. Dust jacket has been wrapped for protection. ; 5.10 X 4.90 X 0.40 inches; 226 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Memoirs of John Bannister, Commedian

By: Bannister, John and Adolphus, John

Price: $270.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley: 1839

Seller ID: 35134


Very Good full leather set of two volumes. No names or marks. Leather has some light wear. Bindings are tight and both volumes are very clean internally. Light wear to board edges and corner tips. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Carl Beaconsfield Key to Characters , Biographies and Portraits

By: Beaconsfield, Carl

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, The Cambridge Society: 1904

Seller ID: 19852


Good+ hardcover edition, missing title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pages View more info

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An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy Five Volume Set

By: Bellamy, George Anne & Yes Illustrated

Price: $211.50

Publisher: London, Printed for the Author By J Bell: 1786

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 35158


Very Good- full leather set of five volumes, no names or bookplates. Bindings are tight and sound. Top front corner of volumes 3 & 5 have some serious scuffs, others have several bumped corners. Volume five is missing its upper spine label. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

The Star of the West Being the Memoirs of the Life of Risdon Darracott, Minister of the Gospel

By: Bennett, James

Price: $85.50

Publisher: Brookfield, MA, E. & G. Merriam: 1829

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24416


VG full leather edition, leather is worn at the hinges and board edges and shows some spotting. Foxing to text. Previous owner's name and date on the top of the title page. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 216 pages View more info

Lorenzo Benoni Or, Passages in the Life of an Italian

By: Benoni, Lorenzo edited by A Friend

Price: $108.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Thomas Constable and Co.: 1853

Seller ID: 25614


VG three quarter leather edition, has a previous owner's name and an inscription from the publisher on the second blank endpaper. Marble boards are rubbed, leather spine and corner tips have some wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 505 pages View more info

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The Life of John Marshall, Vol. IV, (Three Quarter Leather)

By: Beveridge, Albert J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton and Mifflin: 1919

Seller ID: 35041


Good+ hardcover edition of Volume Four only. No names or marks. There is some damp staining and very slight rippling to the bottom of the pages. Leather spine and hinges are in very good condition, the corner tips are a little worn. Leather is maroon with a rose colored cloth on the boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 668 pages View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson, Volume 1.

By: Birrell, Augustine, Editor

Price: $11.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15809


Good hardcover edition, previous owner's book plate on inside of front board. Spine slightly sunned, corners bumped. 266 pages.; 15809 View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson, Volume IV.

By: Birrell, Augustine, Editor.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co. Philadelphia, PA: 1901

Seller ID: 15810


VG hardcover edition, 302 pages. Spine is slightly sunned. Previous owner's bookplate on inside of the front board. View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson, Volume V.

By: Birrell, Augustine, Editor.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: J. B Lippincott Co., Philadelphia, PA: 1901

Seller ID: 15811


Good+ hardcover edition, spine is slightly sunned. Previous owner's bookplate on inside of front board. 295 pages.; 15811 View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson, Volume VI.

By: Birrell, Augustine, Editor.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia, Pa: 1901

Seller ID: 15812


Good hardcover edition, front cover has some rippling. Previous owner's bookplate on inside of front board. 322 pages.; 15812 View more info

Parsonage to Publisher The Life of Silliman Evans 1894-1955

By: Black, Creed

Price: $214.20

Publisher: Private Printing: 1955

Seller ID: 35389


Very Good hardcover edition, no names or marks. Cover has some light wear and rubs. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 304 pages View more info