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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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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.


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Opus Pistorum

By: Miller, Henry (1891-1980)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1983

Seller ID: 019524

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Fine


Image for The World of Lawrence: A Passionate Appreciation.

The World of Lawrence: A Passionate Appreciation.

By: Miller, Henry.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA., Capra Press.: 1980.

Seller ID: 17367

Binding: Hardcover in orange quarter cloth & brown paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


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No Matter What Happens.

By: Miller, Max.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1949.

Seller ID: 17419

Binding: Hardcover in gray quarter & red cloth boards with black titles & decorations.

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Former owner's name & date (1950) on front free endpaper. Book is square & clean in solid binding. Jacket lightly edge worn with fading to spine.


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The Life and Legend of Tom Mix.

By: Mix, Paul E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York & London., A. S. Barnes & Co. Thomas Yoseloff Ltd.: 1972.

Seller ID: 15634

Binding: Hardcover in yellow cloth boards.

Condition: Ex. library. Front free endpaper excised. Discard stamp on title page & tape residue to boards only evidence of library use. Light edge wear to jacket with 1 1/2" abrasion to bottom of spine. Text & illustrations fresh. Jacket illustration photo of Mix with his horse Tony.


Image for Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir.

Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir.

By: Monette, Paul.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.: 1988.

Seller ID: 8840

Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket. Slight spine slant. Dampstain on page 77/78 not effecting text. Small 1/16" ink stain on bottom edge - not a remainder mark. Jacket very light worn on edges with no tears or chips.


Image for The Black Veil: A Memoir With Digressions.

The Black Veil: A Memoir With Digressions.

By: Moody, Rick.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 2002.

Seller ID: 15758

Binding: Hardcover in blue & black paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Image for Princess Elizabeth: The Illustrated Story of Twenty-one Years in the Life of the Heir Presumptive.

Princess Elizabeth: The Illustrated Story of Twenty-one Years in the Life of the Heir Presumptive.

By: Morrah, Dermot. Assisted by Betty Spencer Shew.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Odhams Press Limited.: 1947.

Seller ID: 15018

Binding: Hardcover in beige cloth boards.

Condition: Good in good dust jacket. Wrinkle to rear pastedown endpaper with small London bookstore stamp. Price clipped jacket edge worn with large chip at head of spine.


Image for From Showgirl to Skid Row: A Biography of Ruth Baker Cross.

From Showgirl to Skid Row: A Biography of Ruth Baker Cross.

By: Morris, Corliss.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Neck, New York., Todd & Honeywell.: 1983.

Seller ID: 14874

Binding: Hardcover in paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Good in fair dust jacket. Slight spine lean with light foxing to edges. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. Text clean in tight binding. Jacket is heavily worn with taped repairs by former owner.