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Parsonage to Publisher The Life of Silliman Evans 1894-1955

By: Black, Creed

Price: $238.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1955

Seller ID: 35389

Condition: Very Good


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

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Memoirs of the Life of John Philip Kemble, Esq. , in Two Volumes, Vol. I

By: Boaden, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green: 1825

Seller ID: 36869

Condition: Good+


Good+ three quarter leather edition, with marbled boards. This is Volume One Only! Has the previous owner's name plate attached to the front pastedown. Pencil notation on the front endpapers, marbled boards are rubbed. Leather is worn and chipping. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Memoirs of John Evelyn, Esq. F. R. S. Comprising His Diary, from 1641 to 1705-6

By: Bray, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1827

Seller ID: 25794

Condition: Very Good


Three quarter leather edition, leather has some wear and scuffing. Marble boards are in good shape. No names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 441 pages View more info

Memoirs of John Evelyn, Esq. F. R. S. Comprising His Diary, from 1641 to 1705-6

By: Bray, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1827

Seller ID: 25795

Condition: Very Good


Three quarter leather edition, leather has some wear and scuffing. Marble boards are in good shape. No names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 441 pages View more info

Memoirs of John Evelyn, Esq. F. R. S. Comprising His Diary, from 1641 to 1705-6

By: Bray, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1827

Seller ID: 25796

Condition: Very Good


Three quarter leather edition, leather has some wear and scuffing. Marble boards are in good shape. No names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 441 pages View more info

The Life and Times of The Rev. John Brooks

By: Brooks, The Rev. John.

Price: $99.00

Publisher: The Nashville Christian Advocate Office, Nashville, TN: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17406

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


VG hardcover, full leather edition. Spine has been professionally replaced with new endsheets. Previous owner's signature and date of 1849 on front endpaper. ; 17406; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 175 pages View more info

Arthur Mervyn; Or, Memoirs of the Year 1793

By: Brown, Charles Brockden

Price: $22.40

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay: 1889

Seller ID: 23995

Condition: Fair


Fair hardcover edition, has a three inch section of the spine missing. Previous owner's name and bookplate on inside of front board. Binding is tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 230 pages View more info

Life of Mrs. M. L. Kelley

By: Brown, Rev. R. K.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1900

Seller ID: 31398

Condition: Very Good


Very Good hardcover, ex-library edition. There is a very faint number on the spine, no internal marks or pockets. Missing the rear endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pages View more info

Life of Mrs. M. L. Kelley

By: Brown, Rev. R.K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1900

Seller ID: 260

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good hardcover, exlibrary edition with minor marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pages View more info

Life of General Sir William Napier, in Two Volumes, Vol. I

By: Bruce, H. A.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1864

Seller ID: 25750

Condition: Very Good


Very Good three quarter leather edition. The leather has some scuffing especially on the corner tips. Previous owner's name on the second blank endpaper. Title page is foxed, text is clean and the binding is tight. Vol. One Only! ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 556 pages View more info

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Carmack Edward Ward Carmack

By: Bumpus, Paul F.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Private Printing: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 37081

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good hardcover limited edition, inscribed and signed by the author on the front endpaper. Light shelf wear. Front cover has some faint spotting. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 278 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time With Notes by the Earls of Dartmouth and Hardwicke, Speaker Onslow, and Dean Swift, to Which are Added Other Annotations, Complete Six Volume Set [6 Vols]

By: Burnet, Bishop

Price: $385.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1833

Seller ID: 35156

Condition: Very Good


Very Good full leather set of six volumes, no names or bookplates. Board edges have some light rubs and scuffs. Page edges are marbled. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Mr. Faulkner in Tennessee

By: Burns, Frank

Price: $22.40

Publisher: Lebanon, TN, Tennessee Homecoming '86: 1985

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28541

Condition: Very Good


Very Good softcover edition, signed by the author on the title page. Front cover has a crack at the top of the hinge and has some tape repair. Light soiling and shelfwear on cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 39 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Joshua William Caldwell. A Memorial Volume, Containing His Biography, Writings and Addresses.

By: Caldwell, Joshua William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brandon Printing Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3224

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Good HB w/o DJ. Ex-library. Bookplate and stamp on title page, otherwise clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 pages View more info

The Life of Henry Clay, Vol. I Only

By: Carl Schurz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1888

Seller ID: 11754

Condition: Very Good


VOLUME ONE ONLY. Book is Vg, no DJ. P. O.' s name written on front endpaper, which has a tiny chip missing. Blue boards, with gold writing. From the American Statemen series, edited by John T. Morse, Jr. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 383 pages View more info

A Tribute to Fred A. Carter on His Fortieth Anniversary As Superintendent M. E. Church, South Sunday School

By: Carter, Fred A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sweetwater, Tennessee: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: A089

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


VG PB pamphlet. Signed by Fred Carter on front endpaper. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 22 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

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From the Heart

By: Cash, June Carter

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lebanon, Indiana, Prentice Hall Direct: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20880

ISBN: 0135307678

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


VG+/VG hardcover, 1st edition, signed and inscribed by the author to a work associate. Dust jacket has been wrapped for protection. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 197 pages; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Sam Bass, the Train Robber. The Life of Texas' Most Popular Bandid

By: Castleman, Harvey N.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1944

Seller ID: 23964

Condition: Very Good


VG stapled binding pamphlet, pages have yellowed with age. Covers are age spotted. No names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

An Account of the Infancy, Religious and Literary Life of Adam Clarke

By: Clarke, Adam

Price: $29.70

Publisher: D. Appleton: 1833

Seller ID: 28071

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Good- hardcover edition, spine is covered with clear tape. Board edges are worn and there is some writing on the inside of the front cover. No names. Text is foxed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 249 pages View more info

Jesse Stuart's Kentucky

By: Clarke, Mary Washington

Price: $22.40

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill: 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24784

ISBN: 007011238X

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good hardcover, inscribed and signed on the front endpaper by the author and by Jesse Stuart. No dust jacket. Spine is sunned, minor shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; Signed by Author View more info