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Image for American in the Rough.

American in the Rough.

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

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: 15014

Binding: Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Very good in good to fair dust jacket. Book is square, tight & clean. Light dust soil to top edge. Jacket edge worn with small chips & fading to spine.


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Present Tense. An American Editor's Odyssey.

By: Cousins, Norman.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1967.

Seller ID: 7614

Condition: Fine in fine price clipped jacket.


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Edward VII and His Circle.

By: Cowles, Virginia.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London., Hamish Hamilton.: 1956.

Seller ID: 10998

Binding: Hardcover in red cloth boards stamped in silver.

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Slight spine slant. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Plate on page 208 loosening. Two small soil spots on fore edge. Boards bright with light fading and wear to spine.


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Queen Elizabeth II.

By: Crawford, Marion ("Crawfie")

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., George Newnes Ltd.: 1952.

Seller ID: 15026

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Boards rubbed at extremities. Book opened heavily at title page. Text & illustrations bright. Jacket rubbed & soiled with edge wear & chip to top front corner & tear to rear flap.


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In the Shadow of the Flame: Three Journeys.

By: Croyden, Margaret.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Continuum Publishing.: 1993.

Seller ID: 11362

Binding: Hardcover in full cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new save for small crease on front jacket flap.


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Diana: The Lonely Princess.

By: Davies, Nicholas.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Birch Lane Press Book. Carol Publishing Group.: 1996.

Seller ID: 17076

Binding: Hardcover in black quarter cloth & white paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


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Soldier of Democracy: A Biography of Dwight Eisenhower.

By: Davis, Kenneth S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1945.

Seller ID: 14248

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book-plate & crack at title page. Else a clean & tight copy. Jacket has large chip at bottom corner of front panel with smaller chips at spine ends & corners.


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Johnny Came Lately.

By: De Cordova, Fred.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1988.

Seller ID: 8518

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Very slight spine slant.


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The New Noah's Ark.

By: Demaison, Andre.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., The Macmillan Co.: 1940.

Seller ID: 18758

Binding: Hardcover in blue cloth boards. Blue top edge.

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. San Francisco bookstore (Newbegin's) sticker & penciled price on rear pastedown. Jacket edge worn with closed tear at tip of rear top corner.


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Princess Margaret: A Life Unfulfilled.

By: Dempster, Nigel.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1982.

Seller ID: 14774

Binding: Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Small crease at top of front jacket flap. A nice copy.


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The Royal Family Album.

By: Digby, Helen.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York., Smithmark Publishers.: 1993.

Seller ID: 15031

Binding: Hardcover in royal blue cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in near fine lightly shelf worn dust jacket.


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Chronicle of the Queen Mother.

By: Dobson, Christopher (Editor-in-chief).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Dorling Kindersley.: 1995.

Seller ID: 14791

Binding: Hardcover in laminated pictorial boards.

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Erasure mark on top corner of red front free endpapers. Book is bright in solid binding. Jacket has small closed tear at foot of spine. No rubbing to white jacket background as is usual.


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King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.

By: Donaldson, Frances.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., Lippincott.: 1977,

Seller ID: 14800

Binding: Hardcover in purple cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Light toning to board edges & endpapers. Text clean & tight. Jacket partially price clipped with closed tears along edges. Now protected in mylar.


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Heroes of Insurgency.

By: Dreier, Thomas.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston., Human Life Pub.: c. 1910.

Seller ID: 8218

Binding: Red cloth boards. Contemporary newspaper article laid in.

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket (as issued?). Small damp spots on boards. Spine faded. Former owner's penciled notes on front free endpaper.


Image for Cures: A Gay Man's Odyssey.

Cures: A Gay Man's Odyssey.

By: Duberman, Martin.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Dutton.: 1991.

Seller ID: 9317

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Light soiling to bottom edge. Jacket rear panel lightly rubbed.


Image for Full Circle: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon. Sir Anthony Eden, K.G., P.C., M.C.

Full Circle: The Memoirs of the Rt. Hon. Sir Anthony Eden, K.G., P.C., M.C.

By: Eden, Sir Anthony.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: London., Cassell.: 1960.

Seller ID: 9605

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper. White jacket well cared for. Light wear at top edge.


Image for Sonya: The Life of Countess Tolstoy.

Sonya: The Life of Countess Tolstoy.

By: Edwards, Anne.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1981.

Seller ID: 10739

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Remainder mark & small ink stain on front fore edge.


Image for The Journey is the Destination: The Journals of Dan Eldon.

The Journey is the Destination: The Journals of Dan Eldon.

By: Eldon, Dan. Edited by Kathy Eldon.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco., Chronicle Books.: 1997.

Seller ID: 17081

Binding: Hardcover in color pictorial boards.

Condition: Fine. As new. No dust jacket as issued. Glassine envelope bound in.


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So Far So Good.

By: Ernst, Morris L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1948.

Seller ID: 15239

Binding: Hardcover in green cloth boards with gilt titles.

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket is edge worn & faded. Price intact on front flap. Book has light wear to extremities & toning to gutters. It is square & solid with bright text.


Image for The Right Hon. Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, K.G., and His Times. Five Volumes.

The Right Hon. Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, K.G., and His Times. Five Volumes.

By: Ewald, Alexander Charles.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London., William MacKenzie.: 1881.

Seller ID: 14946

Binding: Hardcovers in blue pebbled cloth decorated in gilt & black. All edges gilt.

Condition: Former owner's inked identification of book number on title pages. Boards heavily worn on edges with rubbing to front & rear panels. Top half of back strip missing from volume 1 with front free endpaper missing & light damp soil to first few pages (no effect on plates). Other four volumes very good in solid bindings with clean text.