Category: Biographies - Auto-Biographies


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A Good Life

By: Bradlee, Ben

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 1995:

Seller ID: 3947

Very Good/Very Good. Newspapering and other adventures. 514 pp. View more info

Cristina (Portrait of a prince)

By: Brombert, Beth Archer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Univ. of Chicago Press 1983: 1983

Seller ID: 2227

Condition: VG+

402 pp. Trade paper. VG+ View more info

Radical Dr. Smollett (Recognition of a long-neglected novelist, contemporary of Johnson, Fielding and Swift)

By: Bruce, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin 1965:

Seller ID: 740

First American Edition. 240 pp. VG/VG View more info

Memorial Book to Robert Edwin Peary (Discoverer of the North Pole)

By: Buck, Mercedes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mercedes Buck: 1973

Seller ID: 36107

Condition: Very Good

Second edition. 76 pp. with photographs and maps. The pamphlet is divided into two parts: Biography and m emorials. The first part contains 10 chapters highlighting certain parts of his life, while the second part contains nine chapters of the honors and accolades he received. Green pamphlet format. Signed by the author. Quite scarce piece. View more info

Losing Mum and Pup (A Memoir)

By: Buckley, Christopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Twelve/The Hachette Group: 2009

Seller ID: 32065

Condition: As New

Stated first edition. 251 pp. with illustrations. The story, written by award winning author Christopher Buckley, who, in coping with the death of both his parents in a twelve month period, writes a poignant memoir of his parent's life and his memories of them. View more info

Inside (A Public and Private Life)

By: Califans, Joseph A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Public Affairs: 2004

Seller ID: 20437

Condition: As New

Stated first edition. 539 pp. with photographs. A frank and revealing autobiography of an individual who served two presidents plus much more, both in and out of government. View more info

Home to the Wilderness (A Personal Journey)

By: Carrighar, Sally

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Houghlin Mifflin Co.: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20247

Condition: Very Good

330 pp. with photographs throughout. View more info

Root Beer Lady

By: Cary, Bob (Written and Illustrated by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pfelfer-Hamilton: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28614

Condition: Very Good

177 pp. illlustrated. The story of Dorothy Molter, the courageous, independent woman who became a North W oods legend who spent most of her life (from 1930 - 1986) on the Isle of Pines at Knife Lake along the Minnesota-Ontario border. Signed. View more info

Who the Hell is William Loeb

By: Cash, Kevin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Amoskeag Press Inc. 1976: 1976

Seller ID: 2226

Condition: Very Good

4th printing. Biography of the owner and publisher of The Manchester Union Leader, largest and most influential newspaper in New Hampshire. 472 pp. and epilogue and appendix. Trade paper. VG View more info

At Random (Reminiscences of)

By: Cerf, Bennett

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Random House, 1977:

Seller ID: 3951

Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. 306 pp. with photographs. View more info

A World Remembered

By: Chase, Justine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Yankee Books: 1988

Seller ID: 27965

Condition: VG+

57 pp. with beautiful ink drawings and color paintings. The story of the life of Justine Chase, being raised in an affluent New England family at the start of the 20th century, writing and starring in plays and film. The book is about her life. View more info

Black in Selma (The Uncommon Life of J. L. Chestnut Jr. - Politics and Power in a Small American Town)

By: Chestnut, J. L. Jr. and Julia Cass

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1990 Farrar, Straus & Girou x:

Seller ID: 730

First Printing. 432 pp. F/F View more info

New Dick Clark Yearbook

By: Clark, Dick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Bandstand: 1959

Seller ID: 37267

Condition: VG+

Official American Bandstand Yearbook 1959. Unpaginated with both color and black and white photographs throughout. Table of contents contain 14 sections such as This Record World, Some Friends Come to Dance, Ah - The Good Old Days, Hello Hollywood and ten other sections. Red, white and blue cover with a price of $1 on upper right corner. Very scarce title. View more info

Dick Clark Annual Yearbook

By: Clark, Dick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dick Clark Annual Yearbook: 1957

Seller ID: 37268

Condition: VG+

40 pp. with color and black and white photographs throughout, 18 sections with text throughout describing how everythig evolves regarding the producing of the Dick Clark Show, how individuals apply for and are invited to participaate and what takes place. Multicolored oblong cover. Scarce. View more info

Senator Fulbright (Portrait of a Public Philosopher)

By: Coffin, Tristram

Price: $20.00

Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co. 1966:

Seller ID: 728

First Edition. 378 pp. VG/VG View more info

Flannery O'Connor's South

By: Coles, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Louisiana State Univ. Press 1981:

Seller ID: 788

166 pp. VG/VG View more info

The Life and Work of John Ruskin

By: Collingwood, W. G.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cambridge: Printed at the Riverside Press, 1893:

Seller ID: 3817

Very Good. 2 Volume Set. 2 vol. set - #83 of 200 printed sets. Grey boards with leather spines with paste down labels on spine. Some fading on spine,although quite readable. View more info

The Dropout Kid (His Father Said He'd Never Make It - But He Did!)

By: Cowie, Alexander

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Academy Chicago Pub.: 1992

Seller ID: 23882

Condition: VG+

An absorbinb memoir of a high school drop out who became an Emeritus Professor, an editor and contributor to Encyclopedia Brittanica and a consultant to the Argonne National Laboratory. 292 pp. Within this autobiography there appears much insight into the social changes in the mid 1920's to the early 1990's in the United States. A signed presentation copy to the former owners of the volume. Scarce copy. View more info

Rachel of Old Louisiana (With illustrating by the author)

By: Craven, Avery O.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Louisiana State Univ. Press 1975: 1975

Seller ID: 1156

Condition: Very Good

Story is based on her letters which describe her life as well as the Louisiana in which she lived (between 1797-1846) and the role and thoughts of women during this period. 122 pp. VG/VG View more info

I Feel Great and You Will Too!

By: Croce, Pat with Bill Lyon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Running Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22087

Condition: As New

259 pp. An inspiring journey of success with practical tips on how to score bit in life by the owner of the Philadelphia 76ers. An interesting perspective on "getting ahead". Signed copy. View more info