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William Rockhill Nelson

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Riverside Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3281

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Corners rubbed with slight loss of color. Block edges slightly toned with soiling to the shelf edge. A period owner's signature and May 1916 penned to ffep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages View more info

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Judge Kimbrough Stone A Tribute

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kansas City, Kansas City Bar Association: 1929

Seller ID: 3282

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Light wear to edges. Binding remains sound. Block toned with some scattered and light creasing and soiling. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages View more info

William Rockhill Nelson: the Story of a Man, a Newspaper, and a City

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Riverside Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6051

Condition: Good


Cloth covers show rubbing and scattered stains; A few smudges are seen on the end leaves; Volume remains tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages View more info

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England Have My Bones

By: "white, T. H. "

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Co: 1936

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5820

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Covers worn at all edges with slight dulling/toning of pictorial cloth. Corners bumped and rubbed, spine ends curled. Underlining, in pencil only, on about 15-20 pages of the text could be erased by the next owner. Previous owner's info, in pen, on ffep. Jacket worn at all edges and folds with several small tears, loss of color, and scotch tape repairs, but is 99% complete. Front flap has been clipped at corners but original price ($2.50) remains. View more info

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Life of George Washington

By: Bancroft, Aaron

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Porter & Coates: N.D.

Edition: Alta Edition

Seller ID: 5877

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Heavily decorated cloth covers show wear at corners and some stress to hinges. Internally, paper hinges cracked but binding remains sound and block tight. Toned from pressing flowers in several places, otherwise clean inside. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 489 pages View more info

Lives of the Brothers Humboldt, Alexander and William Translated and Arranged from the German of Klencke & Schlesier

By: Bauer, Juliette

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1854

Seller ID: 5974

Condition: Good


Usual library markings. Light wear at cover corners and spine ends. Text has scattered spots of foxing throughout and a few pages with small edge tears but is otherwise very clean. ; Ex-Library View more info

In His Brother's Shadow: The Life of Thomas Ward Custer

By: Bird, Roy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paducah, Kentucky, U.S.A., Turner Pub Co: 2002

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 474

ISBN: 1563118181

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Inscription on title page reads, "For P___ Great Reading Roy Bird 2003" Corners bumped causing light damage to paper covers and DJ. Jacket also shows very light surface rubbing on back.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

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Virginia Woolf; a Commentary

By: Blackstone, Bernard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4593

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Exceptionally clean and probably unread. Covers show light wear to shelf edge and slight denting to bottom corners. Former owner's marks on ffep; front pages are lightly toned, likely from previously laid in newsprint. Jacket has heavy wear and chipping to the top edge including a small amount of loss at spine head. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages View more info

Tchaikovsky The Man and His Music

By: Brown, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 5892

ISBN: 0571231942

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light, even toning to page edges. Jacket shows a few light creases and light wear at corner folds. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 460 pages View more info

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Montrose (The World's Classics Series #555)

By: Buchan, John; Feiling, Keith (Introduction)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 5202

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


There are 2 small bumps to cover edge, otherwise only light wear. Jacket is rubbed at edges and folds wih a little loss of color resulting. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 447 pages View more info

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Quotations from Chairman Bill the Best of Wm. F. Buckley Jr.

By: Buckley, William F, Jr; Franke, David (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arlington House: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3427

ISBN: 0870000632

Condition: Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Book shows only light toning and ultra light corner wear. Dust jacket is lightly edge rubbed, back inside edge has been folded & 1/4"" x 1/2"" chip out of back bottom edge. ; "8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall"; 306 pages View more info

Image for Time, Literature and the Arts: Essays in Honor of Samuel L. Macey. (No. 61 ELS Monograph Series)

Time, Literature and the Arts: Essays in Honor of Samuel L. Macey. (No. 61 ELS Monograph Series)

By: Cleary, Thomas R. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Victoria, Bc, Canada, University Of Victoria: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5829

Condition: Very Good-


Covers are a bit soiled with light wear at all edges. Bottom corner has been bumped creasing the front cover as well as very lightly creases the first few pages. Former owner's info written at front, otherwise free from marks and tightly bound. A form letter from the editor requesting a review of the book is laid in. View more info

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Woman Into Space The Jerri Cobb Story

By: Cobb, Jerrie; Rieker, Jane

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice Hall: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3303

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


This copy presented and inscribed by the author to Grace Harris, another female aviator briefly mentioned in this book. A note from the author written on the front jacket flap reads, "P. S. We weren't supposed to mention names but couldn't resist sneaking you in briefly on page 53. Wish I could of said much more of all you've done-" Covers show light wear, mostly at corners. Binding sound though endpages and page 53 are toned, likely from laid in (and now removed) highly acidic paper. Jacket shows moderate to heavy edge wear but remains complete. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 223 pages;... View more info

The Trouble with Tom The Strange Afterlife and Times of Thomas Paine

By: Collins, Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury USA: 2005

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2828

ISBN: 1582345023

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Shows no wear. Binding sound. V+K 05 penned to ffep, otherwise no markings internally (except signature). ; Author's initial signature to title page. ; 256 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Georges Bataille and the Mysticism of Sin

By: Connor, Peter Tracey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3395

ISBN: 080186268x

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Very light wear to jacket edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages View more info

Francis Bacon: Jurists: Profiles in Legal Theory

By: Coquillette, Daniel R.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 4790

ISBN: 0804720894

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Review copy with Review Copy slip from publisher and letters to and from the Book Review Editor of the American Journal of Jurisprudence regarding writing a review of the title. Light wear to jacket. Former owner's name and date penned on ffep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 358 pages View more info

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Ho Chi Minh A Life

By: Duiker, William J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3380

ISBN: 0786863870

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Full number line. Shows only light wear with a few bumps to deckled block fore edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 695 pages View more info

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John Ruskin

By: Evans, Joan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5072

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Cover corners show light wear. Former owner's info penned at front. Tight binding. Jacket worn at edges with creasing and chipping along top edge (mostly above spine) . Jacket also has a patch of toning on the inside flap from laid in (now removed) high acid paper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Letters of Frederic William Maitland

By: Fifoot, C. H. S. (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Selden Society: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5050

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Covers show light wear at edges with slight rounding to the spine ends. Former owner's ink stamp and blind stamp at front. Several pages lightly creased along top spine corner, presumably from the binding process. Does not effect text or book's stability, simply cosmetic. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 397 pages View more info

Image for America & Alfred Stieglitz A Collective Portrait

America & Alfred Stieglitz A Collective Portrait

By: Frank, Waldo; Mumford, Lewis; Norman, Dorothy Et. Al. (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Literary Guild: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2573

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Covers show light wear and scuffing. There is a bookplate on the front pastedown. Block edges are toned as are endpages. Text remains clean with a few small smudges and chips at page edges including a small 1/4" closed tear on the bottom edge of the title page.. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 339 pages View more info