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Stephen Sayre American Revolutionary Adventurer
by Alden, John R.
Published by: Louisiana State University Press
, 1983
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 219 pp with index. Ex price and tape ghost on FFEP. Else fine in like dust jacket. Now in Mylar.
$15.00
Book #87311
Life of William Allen with selections from His Correspondence in Two Volumes
by Allen, William
Published by: Henry Longstreth
, 1847
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. Two volumes complete. Vol I is 492 pp. Vol II is 551 pp. Historical Society bookplates on front endpapers. Ghosts of call number stickers on spines. Pages have light foxing. Page edges moderately toned. Light wear/bumping to forecorners and spine extremities. Vol. I has 1" chip to crown of spine. Else Very Good.
$25.00
Book #86917
Cervantes Manco y Bien Manco
by Alonso, Antonio Lopez
Published by: Universidad De Alcala
, 1997
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. Text in Spanish. 218 pp. Light edgewear and toning to wraps along top edge. Else fine.
$38.50
Book #86113
Thomas Paine
by Ayer, A. J.
Published by: Atheneum
, 1988
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 195pp. with index. Black and white plates. Mild foxing to top page edge, mild toning to verso of dust jacket. Very good in like dust jacket.
$9.00
Book #105716
Standing in the Sun. A Life of J.M.W. Turner
by Bailey, Anthony
Published by: Sinclair-Stevenson
, 1997
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 478pp. with index. Occasional color plates. Else in Like New condition in like dustjacket.
$16.50
Book #109072
Tragic Honesty. The Life and Work of Richard Yates
by Bailey, Blake
Published by: Picador
, 2003
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 671pp. with index. Black and white photo plates. Tiny bump to head of spine, else as new in like dust jacket. Dust jacket in protected in mylar.
$11.00
Book #107533
Thomas Becket
by Barlow, Frank
Published by: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
, 1986
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. Several b/w photograph plates. Decorative endpaper illustrated with maps. 334pp with index. Toning to pages, POS on ffep, light bumping at board corners. Else very good in like dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear to top edge, else vg. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #82109
V. V. Vereshchagin. Artist at War.
by Barooshian, Vahan D.
Published by: University Press of Florida
, 1993
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 198pp w/index. B/w images throughout, 4 pages of color plates. Slight bump to bottom board corners and bottom corners of dustjacket. Else Fine in like dustjacket.
$9.00
Book #108606
Inner Man The Life of J. G. Ballard
by Baxter, John
Published by: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
, 2011
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo., 377pp. with index. Several pages of b/w and color photograph plates. AS NEW in like dust jacket.
$12.50
Book #78635
E. M. Forster. A Biography
by Beauman, Nicola
Published by: Alfred A. Knopf
, 1994
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 404pp. with index. Occasional black and white photo illustrations. Dust jacket shows minor edgewear, minor toning on verso. Spine very slightly cocked. Else near fine.
$9.00
Book #104778
Lindbergh
by Berg, A. Scott
Published by: G. P. Putnam's Sons
, 1998
Hardcover
Hardcover, thick 8vo. 628 pp with index. FINE in near fine dust jacket. DJ lightly creased on front flap, else fine.
$12.50
Book #87249
Ronsard Prince of Poets
by Bishop, Morris
Published by: Oxford University Press
, 1940
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. 253 pp. Pages lightly toend. Backstrip somewhat faded. Else fine.
$11.00
Book #87306
Isadora. Portrait of the Artist As a Woman
by Blair, Fredrika
Published by: McGraw-Hill Book Co.
, 1986
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. B&W; photos throughout. 470 pp with index. FINE in like dust jacket. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #76217
Charles Elliott R. N. 1801-1875 a Servant of Britain Overseas
by Blake, Clagette
Published by: Cleaver-Hume Press Ltd.
, 1960
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Out of print. 130 pp with index. Boards somewhat bowed. Page edges moderately foxed. Else very good in very good dust jacket. DJ has moderate foxing and some edgewear, price clipped, spine faded. Else VG.
$20.00
Book #87076
Mahler. His Life Work and World
by Blaukopf, Kurt
Published by: Thames & Hudson
, 2000
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, 255 pp. with index. With 49 illustrations. FINE condition.
$11.00
Book #71660
W. E. B. DuBois. American Prophet
by Blum, Edward J.
Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press
, 2007
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 273pp. with index. As new in like dust jacket.
$22.00
Book #105065
Andre Kertesz. His Life and Work
by Borhan, Pierre (ed.)
Published by: Little, Brown and Company
, 1994
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to, 367pp with index. Slight toning to page margins, else Fine in like dust jacket. Now protected in mylar.
$65.00
Book #107380
Life of Samuel Johnson (Three Volumes)
by Boswell, James
Published by: Heritage Press
, 1963
Hardcover
Three volumes housed in slipcases. Hardcover, 8vo, 466, 486, and 473 pp. "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in vol I. Slight foxing to top page edges else Fine in mildly worn slipcases. Volume 2 and 3 slipcases are bumped with some tearing. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$25.00
Book #102429
Life of Samuel Johnson (Two Vols.)
by Boswell, James and Roger Ingpen (ed.)
Published by: George Bayntun
, 1925
Hardcover
2 volumes, red cloth boards with gilt decorations and spine labels, t.e.g., 4tos, 1172pp with index. Numerous b/w illustrated plates and portraits throughout, a few maps. Spines toned with light bumping at extremities, front hinge of first volume mildly cracked but binding still tight, else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$55.00
Book #97109
My Life the Memoirs of Claude Bowers
by Bowers, Claude
Published by: Simon and Schuster
, 1962
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 346 pp. with index. Previous owner's bookplate on front ep. Light bumping to board corners. Else VERY GOOD +.
$9.00
Book #86927
Scribian a Biography
by Bowers, Faubion
Published by: Dover Publications
, 1996
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. 294 pp with index. FINE condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #100953
Mary Boyle Her Book
by Boyle, Mary. Sir Courtenay Boyle, K.C.B. (ed.)
Published by: John Murray
, 1902
Hardcover
Hard cover, 8vo. TEG. 3rd Impression. Sepia toned illustrated frontispiece. Deckled page edges. A few B&W; photo plates. 292pp with index. Previous owner's stamp on half title. Minor bumping to board corners and light wear to spine extremities. Else VERY GOOD.
$13.75
Book #78982
Louis Agassiz Fuertres His Life Briefly Told and His Correspondence
by Boynton, Mary Fuertes (editor)
Published by: Oxford Univ Press
, 1956
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. 317 pp. Page edges toned. Else FINE in good + dust jacket. DJ has moderate edgewear, faded spine and offsetting to rear panel, else GOOD +. In Mylar.
$16.50
Book #91133
Albert Schweitzer. A Biography
by Brabazon, James
Published by: Syracuse University Press
, 2000
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, 555pp. with index. Black and white photos at center. Mild bumping to corners and spine extremities. Small spot of soiling to upper edge of text block. Near fine.
$11.00
Book #105029
Joseph Jones M.D. Scientist of the old South.
by Breeden, James O.
Published by: University Press of Kentucky
, 1975
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. Illustrated map endpapers. 293pp with index. Minimal foxing to top edge, else FINE in like dust jacket. DJ protected in Mylar.
$13.75
Book #88478
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