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Brandeis

By: Paper, Lewis J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall, 1983:

Seller ID: 15603


Very Good/Very Good. An intimate biography of one of America's truly great Supreme C ourt justices. 442 pp. with photographs, notes and sources. View more info

Personalities of the South

By: Penney, S. R. (Supervisory Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Amer. Biographical Inst.: 1986

Seller ID: 36673

ISBN: 0-934544-33-6

Condition: VG+


13th edition. 383 pp. plus 92 pp. of appendices. A bibliographical publication of outstanding leaders of the southern region of the United States. Alphabetical listing. Blue spacked boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. View more info

Thackery's Universe

By: Peters, Catherine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1987

Seller ID: 18758

Condition: Fine


Shifting worlds of imagination and reality. 292 pp. with 100 of Thackery's drawings throughout. View more info

Howard V. Phalin: The Pursuit of Excellence

By: Phalin, Howard V.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Field Enterprises Educational Corp.: 1968

Seller ID: 17759

Condition: VG+


190 pp. discussing his life as CEO of Field Enterprises Educational Corp. Brown boards with gilt lettering. View more info

Scott of the Arctic

By: Pound, Reginald

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Coward-McCann: 1967

Seller ID: 21993

Condition: Very Good


First American edition, second impression. 327 pp. with photographs and maps throughout. Excellent biography of the individual who inaugurated the age of Antarctic exploration. View more info

Albert (A Biography of The Prince Consort)

By: Pound, Riginald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster 1973: 1973

Seller ID: 1590

Condition: Very Good


378 pp. VG/VG View more info

Instead of the Trees (a final chapter of Autobiography)

By: Priestly, J. B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stein and Day 1977: 1977

Seller ID: 1065

Condition: Very Good


152 pp. VG/VG View more info

The Gentle Barbarian (The work and life of Turgenev)

By: Pritchett, V. S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The Ecco Press 1986: 1986

Seller ID: 2193

Condition: VG++


Trade paper. VG++ View more info

The Impossible Exile (Stefan Ziveig at The End of the World)

By: Prochnik, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Other Press: 2014

Seller ID: 39087

ISBN: 59051-612-6

Condition: As New


390 pp. with photographs throughout. The extraordinary story of the rise and fall of an individual who, in the 1930's, was the most translated living author in the world. An interesting and, in many ways, a sad tale. View more info

Hogarth's Progress

By: Quennell, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20750

Condition: Very Good


319 pp. with illustrations and 23 black and white plates throughout. A recreation of the times of Hogarth and the age in which he lived, his friends and his enemies as well as the events taking place in the 18th century. DJ is complete but shows wear/tear around the edges. View more info

Gifts of Passage

By: Rau, Santha Rama

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, 1961:

Seller ID: 13796


Very Good/Very Good. An informal autobiography. 223 pp. Minor wear/tear around edges of DJ. View more info

Thackeray (The Uses of Adversity 1811 - 1846)

By: Ray, Gordon N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1955

Seller ID: 20752

Condition: Very Good


537 pp. with numerous plates, appendices, notes and genealogies of Thackeray, Becher and Shaive families. The personal struggle and artistic development of one of England's greatest novelists. Wear and tear along edges of DJ. View more info

The Brothers Reuther (And the Story of the UAW - A Memoir)

By: Reuther, Victor G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Co. 1976:

Seller ID: 11991


Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. 523 pp. with photographs. Minor wearing on edges of DJ. View more info

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

By: Rice, Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sone, 1990:

Seller ID: 14405


VG+/VG+. The secret agent who made the pilgrimage to Mecca, discovered the Kama Sutra and brought the Arabian Nights to the West. 522 pp. with photographs. View more info

Bouncing Back

By: Rivers, Joan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: 1997

Seller ID: 39652

ISBN: 0-06-017821-3

Condition: VG+


Stated first edition. 231 pp. A poignant, uplifting and very funny memoir of a gutsy comeback against great odds. An entertaining volume. Signed.- View more info

I Should Be Dead By Now

By: Rodman, Dennis (with Jack Isenhour)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sports Pub.: 2005

Seller ID: 35176

Condition: VG+


224 pp. with photographs. Signed presentation copy. View more info

Barbara Jordan (American Hero)

By: Rogers, Mary Beth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam Books, 1998:

Seller ID: 15706


Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 414 pp. with photographs throughout. View more info

The Uncrowned Queen - Life of Lola Montez (Mistress of King Ludwig I of Bavaria, Dumas and Liszt)

By: Ross, Ishbel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Row 1972: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1589

Condition: Very Good


First edition. 349 pp. VG/VG View more info

Crusades andCrinolines (The Life and Times of Ellen Curtis Demorest and William Jennings Demorest)

By: Ross, Ishbel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Row 1963:

Seller ID: 838


290 pp. F/F View more info

Power with Grace (The life story of Mrs. Woodrow Wilson)

By: Ross, Ishbel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnam 's Sons 1975:

Seller ID: 844


VG/VG View more info