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Image for The Queen Mother.

The Queen Mother.

By: Lane, Peter.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Robert Hale Ltd.: 1979.

Seller ID: 14781

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Slight spine slant. Book is clean in solid binding.


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Woody Allen, A Biography.

By: Lax, Eric.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Alfred A. Knopf.: 1991.

Seller ID: 13209

Binding: Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in near fine (price clipped & light sunning to spine) dust jacket.


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Poker Face: A Girlhood Among Gamblers.

By: Lederer, Katy.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Crown.: 2003.

Seller ID: 16341

Binding: Hardcover in quarter caramel & cream paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Small closed tear to bottom of rear panel & cut in middle of panel. Cut goes through jacket to rear panel of book. Book is square, tight & clean. Price intact on front panel.


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Lovesong: Becoming a Jew.

By: Lester, Julius.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Henry Holt & Co.: 1988.

Seller ID: 18422

Binding: Hardcover in black quarter cloth & paper-wrapped

Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket. Former owner's name stamped on top edge next to light green mark. Top corner of front free endpaper removed. Book is square & tight in solid binding. Jacket lightly edge rubbed. No tears or chips. Price intact on front flap.


Image for War Within and Without: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh. 1939-1944.

War Within and Without: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh. 1939-1944.

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich / A Helen & Kurt Wolff Book.: 1980.

Seller ID: 9888

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


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Kiss Hollywood Good-By.

By: Loos, Anita.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1974.

Seller ID: 14689

Binding: Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Very good in like dust jacket. Spine lean. Book is clean in tight binding. Jacket has chip at bottom of front panel (no effect on titles) with wear to spine ends. Cover portrait of the author bright.


Image for Roosevelt: A Study in Fortune and Power.

Roosevelt: A Study in Fortune and Power.

By: Ludwig, Emil.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1938.

Seller ID: 15984

Binding: Hardcover in gray cloth boards with gilt titles on navy background framed in gilt.

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Boards have wear at extremities & sunning to spine. Soil to top edge. Book is square & tight. Text & illustrations bright in study binding.


Image for Napoleon: The Man of Destiny.

Napoleon: The Man of Destiny.

By: Ludwig, Emil.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Boni & Liveright.: 1928.

Seller ID: 18680

Binding: Hardcover in black cloth boards with gilt titles

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Binding solid. Text & illustrations bright. Slight pull at head of spine as is usual with books of this size. Jacket lightly worn with chips at extremities. Price ($3.00) on front flap.


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A Crown for Elizabeth.

By: Luke, Mary M.

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: 16996

Binding: Hardcover in red cloth boards with gilt titles & decorations. Illustrated endpapers.

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Foxing starting on top & fore edges. Book is square & tight with clean text & illustrations. Jacket a bit shelf rubbed with a tiny chip at top of rear panel. Price on front flap.


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David Sarnoff: A Biography.

By: Lyons, Eugene.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: c1966.

Seller ID: 9604

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. 1971 newspapers article pertaining to Sarnoff's life laid in.


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Out on a Limb.

By: MacLaine, Shirley.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Bantam Books.: 1987.

Seller ID: 12649

Binding: Perfect bound.

Condition: Fine in fine wrappers. A nice copy.


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Dancing in the Light.

By: MacLaine, Shirley.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Bantam Books.: 1988.

Seller ID: 17427

Binding: Perfect bound.

Condition: Fine in fine wrappers. A nice copy.


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The Owl Among Colophons: Henry Holt as Publisher and Editor.

By: Madison, Charles A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Holt, Rinehart and Winston.: 1966.

Seller ID: 16906

Binding: Hardcover in purple cloth boards with pink & black titles & owl illustration. Mustard endpapers with owl illustration.

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Book is square, tight & clean. Jacket bright with just a touch of fading to spine. No tears or chips. Price on front flap.


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They All Had Glamour: From the Swedish Nightingale to the Naked Lady.

By: Marks, Edward B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Julian Messner.: 1944.

Seller ID: 9108

Binding: Tan cloth boards.

Condition: Good+. Boards rubbed and corners bumped. Just starting to loosen at title page. Text bright and clean.


Image for Who's Who In America with World Notables.  70th Anniversary.  1898 - 1968.

Who's Who In America with World Notables. 70th Anniversary. 1898 - 1968.

By: Marquis, A. N. (Ed.).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. N. Marquis Co.: 1968.

Seller ID: 8117

Binding: Red cloth binding with gilt lettering.

Condition: Very good. Small ink marks on bottom of front cover. Very light wear on edges.


Image for Who's Who In America. A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women. Volume 33. (1964-1965).

Who's Who In America. A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women. Volume 33. (1964-1965).

By: Marquis, A. N. (Ed.).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. N. Marquis Co.: 1964.

Seller ID: 12217

Binding: Red cloth binding with gilt lettering.

Condition: Interior bright and clean. Text tight. Boards lightly rubbed. Spine concave at head.


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Casanova.

By: Masters, John.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Bernard Geis.: 1969.

Seller ID: 9836

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Slight spine slant. Jacket has small chip at heel of spine and closed tear on top of front panel.


Image for Playing Off the Rail: A Pool Hustler's Journey.

Playing Off the Rail: A Pool Hustler's Journey.

By: McCumber, David.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Random House.: 1996.

Seller ID: 17827

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

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


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The Queen Mother.

By: McGowan, Helene.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London., Grange Books.: 1991.

Seller ID: 14789

Binding: Hardcover in royal blue cloth boards stamped in g

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light erasure mark to blue front free endpaper. Book is clean in solid binding. Jacket shelf worn with small "V" shaped chip at top of rear panel. Cover illustration bright.


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The Anatomy of Freedom.

By: Medina, Judge Harold R. - C. Waller Barrett (Editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York., Henry Holt & Co.: 1959.

Seller ID: 10669

Condition: Near fine in good+ dust jacket. Price erasure on rear pastedown. Jacket is rubbed with wear at spine ends and has dampstain on rear panel.