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Mothers of Achievement in American History 1776-1976.

By: American Mothers Committee, Inc Bicentennial Project 1974-1976

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle: 1976

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 17914

ISBN: 0804812012

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A large book in maroon buckram covered boards with embossed seal and gilt titles. Notable mothers throughout the United States' first 100 years are presented in biographical form by state. Light shelf wear, an inked out PON on end paper partially erased and a gift inscription on reverse of ffep with explanation of relation. A very nice copy. View more info

The Campaigns Of Napoleon Buonaparte, Embracing The Events Of His Unexampled Military Career, From The Seige Of Toulon To The Battle Of Waterloo, Also The Period From His Abdication Of The Throne, To His Final Imprisonment And Death

By: An American

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Charles Gaylord: 1840

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 15438

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


A clean copy bound in contemporary (to publication) calf. Some minor bookworming holes, tear to top edge of frontis (top 1/2 inch torn off). Solidly bound though spine is flexible at several points in block. View more info

Lumber Queen: The Life of Woodswoman Ruth Ayer Park

By: Anderson, Ellen C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moose Country Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16004

ISBN: 1893863018

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Clean bright and tight showing light shelf wear only. View more info

Sophie: A Victorian Life In The Twentieth Century, The Synthesis and Juxtaposition Of Unlikely Things, The Account Of A Physical And Spiritual Whirl Through This Century By A Restless, Adventurous Woman.

By: Barbrook, Marguerite

Price: $30.00

Publisher: S. Wilmott: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15540

ISBN: 0968004008

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


A clean tightly bound copy. A Special offer with photo and card written and signed by the author/subject! ; Signed by Author View more info

Making Genes, Making Waves (A Social Activist In Science...Jon Beckwith)

By: Beckwith, Jon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15760

ISBN: 0674009282

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A terrific clean tight copy inscribed and signed by the author on the half title page.; Signed by Author View more info

Beyond The Borders Of Myth: From Vilnius To Hanoi

By: Bonosky, Phillip

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Praxis Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15929

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


A crsip clean tight copy in a jackets that is tanning and shows modest edge and corner wear. View more info

Military And Civil Life of General Ulysses S. Grant

By: Boyd, James P.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: P.W. Ziegler & Co.: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20140

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean and tight endpapers separated at hinge and threads showing. Some general rubbing and wear to boards and corners, solid and a nice copy nontheless View more info

Gemini

By: Burns, Michael

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Poncha Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15845

ISBN: 097018624X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Crsip clean and tight, Incscribed adn Signed by the Author. Modest edge wear to boards and jacket, but otherwise a terrific copy! ; Signed by Author View more info

Antoine de Saint-Exupery; His Life & Times

By: Cate, Curtis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22708

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


A clean tight copy in jacket that shows light shelf/edge wear several smal pieces missing from jacket which is also price clipped. General modest rubbing to jacket fiish. View more info

Dark Wind: A Survivor's Tale Of Love And Loss (Advance Reader's Edition)

By: Chaplin, Gordon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: 1997

Edition: Advance Review Copy

Seller ID: 15751

ISBN: 0871137437

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Crisp, clean bright and tight showing light shelf wear only. View more info

1913 A Leaf From The Past Dietz Then And Now Origin of the late Robert Edwin Dietz-His Business Career, And Some Interesting Facts About New York

By: Dietz, Fred

Price: $59.00

Publisher: R. E. Dietz Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15261

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth covered boards with gold title. Complimentary Corporate stamp on front free endpaper, errata tipped in as well. Spine darkened, modest edge and corner wear only. View more info

The First Lady: A Comprehensive View Of Hillary Rodham Clinton

By: Flaherty, Peter and Timothy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Vital Issues Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15818

ISBN: 1563841193

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Clean bright and tight, Inscribed and signed by the author. ; Signed by One Author View more info

Desperado's Wife

By: Friedman, Amy

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Self Published: 2012

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21485

ISBN: 1619272040

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


A signed softcover copy showing some edgewear an slight curling, with a scuff or two to front cover. Author has personalized and inscribed this copy.; Signed by Author View more info

Beloved Professor, The Life And Times Of William Dodge Frost

By: Frost, Russell E.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Vantage Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15364

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Blue cloth with gilt spinal titles. Signed/Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. Shows light shelf and edge wear, no jacket present.; Signed by Author View more info

The Life Of Algernon Charles Swinburne

By: Gosse, Edmund

Price: $17.50

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15763

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Clean and tight showing light shelf wear and PON on front endpaper, with tanning pages. View more info

An Astronomer's Wife, The Biography Of Angeline Hall

By: Hall, Angelo

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Nunn & Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15475

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Two tone blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Pages tanning and ghosts to front and rear endpapers. Tight ad clean, shows light shelf wear only. View more info

The Life Of Charles G. Washburn

By: Haynes, George H.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15732

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Tightly bound in blue cloth with darkened gilt spinal titles.Pages tanning, otherwise unmarked. View more info

John Jay Janney's Virginia, An American Farm Lad's Life In The Early 19th Century

By: Janney, Werner L. and Asa Moore Janney, Editors

Price: $62.50

Publisher: EPM Publications: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15380

ISBN: 091444025X

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Clean and tight, showing light shelf and edge wear. Lower front corner of card cover has a partial crease. Signed by Editor Asa Janney. ; Signed by Editor View more info

Never Underestimate The Blind The Life Of James Walter Jennings, Jr.

By: Jennings, Laura Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15281

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Red cloth covered boards. Tightly bound, appearing new. Jacket is compelt, showing light shelf/edge wear only. View more info

A New memoir Of Hannah More; Or Life In Hall and Cottage

By: Knight, Mrs. Helen C.

Price: $149.00

Publisher: M.W. Dodd: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16052

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Dark brown embossed cloth with gilt spinal titles. A few chips to edges at head and tail of spine, chipped corners and light shelf and edge wear. Foxing throughout. Contemporary to publication gift inscription from the publisher. View more info