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"Young Bob" La Follette: A Biography of Robert M. La Follette, Jr., 1895-1953.

By: [La Follette, Robert M., Jr.]. Maney, Patrick J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbia & London., University of Missouri Press., 1978.

Edition: First Edition.


Full biography of the Wisconsin senator & social reformer. Founder of the Progressive party. View more info

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A Bedouin Boyhood.

By: Diqs, Isaak.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers., 1969.

Edition: First American Edition.


Autobiography of a bedouin raised near the Negev desert in Palestine. Begins in 1948, a decade before the establishment of the state of Israel. His first 20 years set with the background of tribal life. View more info

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A Crown for Elizabeth.

By: Luke, Mary M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Coward-McCann., 1970.

Edition: First Edition.


Narrative of Elizabeth Tudor's rise to the throne. Drawn from letters & records from the period of 1536-1558. Black & white illustrations. View more info

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A Life on the Road.

By: Kuralt, Charles.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons., 1990.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed


Inscribed by the author: "For Sue, Any sister of Arthur's is a sister of mine! Charles Kuralt" Black & white photo illustrations. Kuralt's memoirs of his boyhood, his time as a CBS correspondent and as the CBS "On the Road" broadcasts. View more info

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A Surgeon's World.

By: Nolen, William A., M.D.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Random House., 1972.

Edition: First Edition. Newspaper article from 1986 Minneapolis Star & Tribune on death of William Nolen laid in


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Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years.

By: Sandburg, Carl.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Blue Ribbon Books., c1926.

Edition: Reprint.


Black & white frontispiece photo of Lincoln in 1860 with black & white photos and illustrations in text. View more info

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All About Amos 'N' Andy and Their Creators Correll and Gosden.

By: Correll, Charles J. and Freeman F Gosden.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., Rand McNally & Co., 1929.

Edition: First Edition.


Frontispiece portrait of Gosden (Amos) and Correll (Andy). Behind the scenes look at the popular radio series. Black & white photo illustrations throughout. The duo were the last of the black-face comedians and with them minstrelsy. View more info

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Always Running. La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A.

By: Rodriguez, Luis J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Willimantic, CT., Curbstone Press., 1993.

Edition: First Edition.


"Rodriguez's eloquent, impassioned, frighteningly vivid chronicle of his youth in Los Angles in the late 60s and early 70s." (from the dust jacket). View more info

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American in the Rough.

By: Coffman, W. M. (Bill). Foreword by Bob Considine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster., 1955.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed


Rags to riches autobiography. Inscribed by the author in 1955. Plus business card laid in with another inscription on back. View more info

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Antoine de Saint-Exupery: His Life & Times.

By: Cate, Curtis.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons., 1970.

Edition: First Edition.


Full biography of the "pioneer poet of flights." Thirty two pages of photo illustrations. A post card of a Lockheed P-38H "Lightning" is laid in. View more info

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As the River Flows.

By: Morrison, John A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Anderson, Indiana., Anderson College Press., 1962.


The autobiography of John A. Morrison, First President of Anderson College. View more info

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Audubon.

By: Rourke, Constance.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harcourt, Brace., 1936

Edition: First Edition.


Biography of John James Audubon with 12 colored plates from original Audubon prints. Black & white illustrations by James MacDonald. View more info

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Ava: A Biography.

By: [Gardner, Ave]. Flamini, Roland.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Coward, McCann & Geoghegan., 1983.

Edition: First Edition.


Full biography of Ava Gardner. Her life & loves. Black & white photo illustrations. View more info

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Between You and Me: A Heartfelt Memoir on Learning, Loving, and Living.

By: Bailey, Pearl.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., Doubleday., 1989.

Edition: First Edition. Inscribed by the author.

Inscription: Signed


"To Parker, Love is all, Pearl Bailey." Memoir of the beloved singer. Among the recollections, she tells of going back to school and receiving her degree from Georgetown University at age 67. Illustrated with photos. View more info

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Bittersweet

By: Strasberg, Susan.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Putnam., 1980.

Edition: First Edition.


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