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The Lincoln Reader

By: Angle, Paul M, ed.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cardinal GC-23: 1954

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14792

Condition: VG+


First paperback printing. Spine worn and possibly re-glued, other minor wear else solid VG copy. View more info

I Am Fifteen---and I Don't Want to Die

By: Arnothy, Chirstine

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Popular Library EB95: 1957

Edition: 1st ed,

Seller ID: 9055

Condition: GVG/wraps


Bit of creasing; damp-staining to fore-edge resulting in some bleed but still quite readable copy. View more info

Actress: Postcards From the Road

By: Ashley, Elizabeth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: M. Evans & Co.: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 4230


Written with Ross Firestone. Black marker on bottom edge. View more info

The Perfect Courtier

By: Cartwright

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 908

Condition: Near Fine


Spine faded. 2 volumes. Postage extra. View more info

Being Red

By: Fast, Howard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 4419


Minor wear to bottom edges & bottom of spine. View more info

Oscar Wilde

By: Fido

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking: 1973

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 1355

Condition: VG/VG


dj chipped. Many illustrations View more info

The Life and Death of Stalin

By: Fischer, Louis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper & Bros: 1952

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 2825

Condition: VG/0


lacks dj. View more info

Jack Dempsey

By: Flescher, Nat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bantam 557: 1949

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15353

Condition: VG+


First paperback printing. Laminate starting to peel; other minor wear, else very presentable copy. Fragile; pages may pop if opened roughly. View more info

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Battersea Rise

By: Forster, E.M.

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace: 1955

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16266

Condition: Very Good


Patterned boards, paper label on front. Signed by Forster on the title page and the front board and with a textual correction in his hand on the final page. The first chapter of his then forthcoming biography of his great-aunt Marianne Thornton. Privately printed for the friends of the author and his publishers as a New Year's greeting. Scarce and unique item.Spine sunned, minor wear to boards at spine ends, else nearly fine. View more info

Good Night, Sweet Prince

By: Fowler, Gene

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Pocket Book 430: 1947

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15400

Condition: VG+


First paperback printing. One small tear to bottom edge; other minor wear, else solid very good. View more info

Franklin Delano Roosevelt-A Memorial

By: Geddes, Donald Porter, ed.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Pocket Book 300: 1945

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 3779


PBO. Contains photos and anecdotes about the president. Some minor chipping and creasing. View more info

Franklin Delano Roosevelt-A Memorial

By: Geddes, Donald Porter, ed.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket Book 300: 1945

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 3780


PBO. Contains photos and anecdotes about the president.Chipping and creasing; cover soiled. View more info

The Heavenly Sinner

By: Harre, Everett

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pyramid G64: 1952

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 11836

Condition: GVG


First paperback edition. Abridged. Biography of Lola Montez. Dampstaining to spine, other wear. Contents intact. A reading copy. View more info

A Dance on the High Wire

By: Harris, Jed

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Crown: 1979

Edition: 1st ed.

Seller ID: 6366

Condition: NF/NF


A unique memoir of the theatre. View more info

A Gift of Joy

By: Hayes, Helen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Evans-Lippincott: 1965

Edition: 3rd

Seller ID: 1306

Condition: VG/G


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The Wider Sea: A Life of John Ruskin

By: Hunt, John Dixon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking Press: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 4475

Condition: Near Fine


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Hawthorne

By: James, Henry

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1879

Edition: 1st ed.

Seller ID: 12085

Condition: Good


Original crimson cloth. First state of ads.Wear to spine, cloth a bit stained; small chip out of half-title page, otherwise near very good copy. View more info

Callas: Portrait of a Prima Donna

By: Jellinek, George

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dover Press: 1986

Edition: 1st pb.

Seller ID: 3637


64 illustrations. Trade paperback View more info

The Real Jack Paar

By: Johnson, George

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Gold Medal s1263: 1962

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14045

Condition: VG-


Paperback original. An unauthorized biography. Spine roll; some creasing and fading to cover; tear to title page and page following, not affecting text of book. About VG. View more info

Fifty Fabulous Years; 1900-1950: A Personal Review

By: Kaltenborn, H.V.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Son: 1950

Edition: 5th

Seller ID: 4567


B&W photos from author's life. Tape on top & bottom front of DJ. View more info