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Image for Our King and Queen: An Intimate, Authentic and Authoritative Biography by an Author Who Has Been Given Inside Knowledge.

Our King and Queen: An Intimate, Authentic and Authoritative Biography by an Author Who Has Been Given Inside Knowledge.

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London., Hutchinson & Co.: n.d.

Seller ID: 14778

Binding: Hardcover in royal blue cloth boards with titles

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Former owner's note on half title page. Boards rubbed with wear at edges. Crack to front hinge. Text clean in still solid binding.


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Tomorrow Will Come.

By: Almedinger, E(dith). M(artha).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Literary Guild.: 1941.

Seller ID: 10081

Binding: Red cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Book is square and tight with light browning at gutters between front & rear endpapers. Jacket lightly rubbed and worn on edges.


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Gandhi.

By: Ashe, Geoffrey.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Stein & Day.: 1968.

Seller ID: 10792

Binding: Hardcover in cloth & paper covered boards.

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Book is tight & clean with no interior markings. Slight spine slant. Jacket lightly edge worn & rubbed.


Image for My San Francisco: A Wayward Biography.

My San Francisco: A Wayward Biography.

By: Atherton, Gertrude.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Indianapolis., Bobbs-Merrill Co.: 1946.

Seller ID: 15643

Binding: Hardcover in blue cloth boards with titles stamped in gilt.

Condition: Good in fair dust jacket. Book is square & tight with clean text. Soil to top edge & spine. One page of the index is unopened and another was poorly opened. Jacket is tattered with tear to spine fore edge and large chips to top of front panel and foot of spine.


Image for Lauren Bacall By Myself.

Lauren Bacall By Myself.

By: Bacall, Lauren.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1979.

Seller ID: 8405

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Small crease at head of spine. Bookplate on front free endpaper.


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

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

By: Bailey, Pearl.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., Doubleday.: 1989.

Seller ID: 13566

Binding: Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new & unread.


Image for Roseanne: My Life As a Woman.

Roseanne: My Life As a Woman.

By: Barr, Roseanne.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1989.

Seller ID: 9303

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


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Looking for Steinbeck's Ghost.

By: Benson, Jackson J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman & London., University of Oklahoma Press.: 1988.

Seller ID: 16342

Binding: Hardcover in gray cloth boards with titles on spine.

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Jacket has rubbing to head of the spine. No tears or chips. Book is square, tight & clean.


Image for Caro: The Fatal Passion. The Life of Lady Caroline Lamb.

Caro: The Fatal Passion. The Life of Lady Caroline Lamb.

By: Blyth, Henry.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Coward, McCann & Geoghegan.: 1973.

Seller ID: 16912

Binding: Hardcover in orange quarter cloth & dark red pape

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Book is square & tight with no interior markings. A touch of dust soil to top edge. Jacket lightly shelf rubbed. No tears or chips. Price on front flap.


Image for The Americanization of Edward Bok: The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After.

The Americanization of Edward Bok: The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After.

By: Bok, Edward.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1923.

Seller ID: 9369

Binding: Navy blue cloth boards stamped in gilt.

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Book is square with soiling and light foxing to edges. Boards lightly rubbed. Former owner's signature and blindstamp on front free endpaper.


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Their Majesties.

By: Bolitho, Hector.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Max Parrish & Co. Ltd.: 1952.

Seller ID: 15022

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Light wear to bottom corners of boards. Text & illustrations very bright. Price clipped jacket rubbed with tears at foot of spine top of rear panel. Large chip at head of spine.


Image for Margaret: The Tragic Princess.

Margaret: The Tragic Princess.

By: Brough, James.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., G. P. Putnam's Sons.: 1978.

Seller ID: 14775

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Ex. library. Pocket, discard stamps on title page & top & bottom edges, jacket tape residue to boards. Jacket bright with small library sticker at foot of spine.


Image for Queen Elizabeth II: The Silver Jubilee Book 1952-1977.

Queen Elizabeth II: The Silver Jubilee Book 1952-1977.

By: Brown, Michele.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., David & Charles.: 1977.

Seller ID: 15028

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Image for Fighting Angel: Portrait of a Soul.

Fighting Angel: Portrait of a Soul.

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., A John Day Book / Reynal & Hitchcock.: 1936.

Seller ID: 10223

Binding: Cloth boards with stamped decorations.

Condition: Near very good lacking dust jacket. Boards faded and soiled. Light soil to edges. Book is clean and tight with slight spine slant.


Image for The ITN Book of The Queen Mother.

The ITN Book of The Queen Mother.

By: Burnet, Alastair.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [London]., Independent Television News Ltd.: 1985.

Seller ID: 14794

Binding: Hardcover in royal blue cloth boards.

Condition: Very good in very good price clipped dust jacket. Former owner's signature on verso to front free endpaper. Bump at head of spine & light wear to corners. Text is clean in solid binding. Jacket bright with light wrinkling to head of spine.


Image for Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, with Love and Laughter.

Caesar's Hours: My Life in Comedy, with Love and Laughter.

By: Caesar, Sid with Eddy Friedfeld.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., BBS PublicAffairs.: 2003.

Seller ID: 15469

Binding: Hardcover in red & gray paper-wrapped boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Image for Queen Elizabeth II: A Biography.

Queen Elizabeth II: A Biography.

By: Campbell, Judith.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London., Artus Books.: 1979.

Seller ID: 14801

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Fine book in lightly shelf worn dust jacket.


Image for My Well-Balanced Life on a Wooden Leg.

My Well-Balanced Life on a Wooden Leg.

By: Capp, Al. Foreword by John Updike.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara., John Daniel & Co.: 1991.

Seller ID: 13617

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Image for The Queen Mother.

The Queen Mother.

By: Cathcart, Helen.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., W. H. Allen.: 1965.

Seller ID: 14777

Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.

Condition: Fine in very good shelf worn dust jacket.


Image for Great Short Biographies of the World: A Collection of Short Biographies, Literary  Portraits, and Memoirs Chosen from the Literatures of the Ancient and Modern World.

Great Short Biographies of the World: A Collection of Short Biographies, Literary Portraits, and Memoirs Chosen from the Literatures of the Ancient and Modern World.

By: Clark, Barrett H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Tudor Publishing Company.: 1937.

Seller ID: 16661

Binding: Hardcover in Kelly green cloth boards with gilt titles, rules & decorations on spine. Red top edge.

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Light rubbing to boards. Titles bright. Damp stain & page wrinkle to rear section with no effect on text. Binding is tight & square. Contemporary inscription on front free endpaper.