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Image for The Marble Foot: An Autobiography 1905-1938.

The Marble Foot: An Autobiography 1905-1938.

By: Quennell, Peter.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Quality Book Club.: 1977.

Seller ID: 15712

Binding: Hardcover in brown cloth boards.

Condition: Near fine in like dust jacket. Fading to jacket spine. Just a hint of toning to the text paper.


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Sons of the South.

By: Rand, Clayton.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Fairfax Press.: 1978.

Seller ID: 8019

Condition: Fine in fine price clipped dust jacket.


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Great Lives Observed: Stalin.

By: Rigby, T. H. (Editor).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall.: 1966.

Seller ID: 14431

Binding: Hardcover in black cloth boards.

Condition: Ex. High School Library. No pocket. Stamps on top & bottom edges. Stamp on last page of text. Penciled numbers. Former owner's bookplate with inked doodle on rear free endpaper. Tape shadows on boards. Lacking dust jacket. Book is clean in tight binding.


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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.

Seller ID: 18538

Binding: Hardcover in light blue cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Light rubbing to head of jacket spine. A nice copy.


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Audubon.

By: Rourke, Constance.

Price: $10.00

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

Seller ID: 9244

Binding: Blue cloth boards stamped in silver.

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Boards rubbed and stained with 3/8" tear at head of spine. Interior bright.


Image for The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell.  1872-1914.

The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell. 1872-1914.

By: Russell, Bertrand.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston., Atlantic/Little Brown.: 1967.

Seller ID: 7243

Condition: Fine in fine jacket.


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Night Flight.

By: Saint-Exupery, Antoine de (1990-1944).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York., Grosset & Dunlap.: 1932.

Seller ID: 18248

Binding: Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles on dark

Condition: Good plus. Lacking dust jacket. Neat birthday inscription on front free endpaper. Spine faded. Boards rubbed at edges. Slight lean to solid binding. Text clean with a bit of toning just starting on edges.


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Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books: 1926

Seller ID: 13521

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Good


Image for Dorothy Thompson: A Legend in Her Time.

Dorothy Thompson: A Legend in Her Time.

By: Sanders, Marion K.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston., Houghton Mifflin.: 1973.

Seller ID: 10798

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with bump on front free endpaper that carries through the first several pages. Jacket lightly edge worn.


Image for Dorothy Thompson: A Legend in Her Time.

Dorothy Thompson: A Legend in Her Time.

By: Sanders, Marion K.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Boston., Houghton Mifflin.: 1973.

Seller ID: 11557

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Near fine in good+ dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with slight spine slant. Jacket is lightly rubbed and edge worn with closed tears at top and bottom of front panel.


Image for Persons and Places: The Background of My Live.

Persons and Places: The Background of My Live.

By: Santayana, George.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1944.

Seller ID: 8209

Binding: Green cloth boards with gilt.

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Light rubbing to edges and spine.


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Chance Meetings.

By: Saroyan, William.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., W. W. Norton & Co.: 1978.

Seller ID: 15974

Binding: Hardcover in red cloth & paper-wrapped boards with gilt titles on spine.

Condition: Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket.


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When the Cheering Stopped. The Last Years of Woodrow Wilson.

By: Smith, Gene. Introduction by Allan Nevins.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Morrow.: 1964.

Seller ID: 7932

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket spine sunned and light wear at edges.


Image for The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens. Complete in One Volume.

The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens. Complete in One Volume.

By: Steffens, Lincoln.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Harcourt, Brace & Co.: (1931).

Seller ID: 13540

Binding: Hardcover in navy blue cloth boards stamped in gilt with Steffens' signature blind stamped on front cover.

Condition: Gift inscription "Best wishes for a Merry Christmas, and a most successful visit with Uncle Sam." Light soil to page edges. A nice tight copy. Jacket price clipped with edge wear & soiling.


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Bittersweet

By: Strasberg, Susan.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Putnam.: 1980.

Seller ID: 8072

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. One small tear on top of front jacket panel.


Image for George S. Kaufman: An Intimate Portrait.

George S. Kaufman: An Intimate Portrait.

By: Teichmann, Howard.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York., Atheneum.: 1972.

Seller ID: 10436

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Small stain on fore edge. White jacket lightly rubbed.


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The White-Boned Demon: A Biography of Madame Mao Zedong.

By: Terrill, Ross.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., William Morrow.: 1984.

Seller ID: 8833

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Image for So Long Until Tomorrow: From Quaker Hill to Kathmandu.

So Long Until Tomorrow: From Quaker Hill to Kathmandu.

By: Thomas, Lowell.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., William Morrow.: 1977.

Seller ID: 10441

Condition: Fine in fine price clipped dust jacket. Book looks as new and unread.


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What Is Remembered.

By: Toklas, Alice B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London., Michael Joseph.: 1963.

Seller ID: 13228

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Chip at head of jacket spine and closed tear at top of front panel. Some tape repairs on back of jacket. Book is very bright in tight binding.


Image for Reggie: A Portrait of Reginald Turner.

Reggie: A Portrait of Reginald Turner.

By: Weintraub, Stanley.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., George Braziller.: 1965.

Seller ID: 16881

Binding: Hardcover in beige cloth boards. Mustard top edge.

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight. Appears to be unread. Fading to top edge color. Jacket lightly shelf worn with foxing to verso. No tears or chips. Price on front flap.