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The Memoirs of Pieter Justus Van Loben Sels

By: Van Loben Sels, Pieter Justus

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, M. J. Van Loben Sels: 1966

Edition: Limited 1st edition

Seller ID: 21146

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


One of 200 copies. Inscribed by the editor/publisher on the limitation page. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 89 pages; Signed by Editor View more info

Climbing Up And Looking Back (2 Volume Set)

By: Vertz, Myrtle L.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Springfield, MO, Roberts, Sutter & Kelley: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12391

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Each volume is signed on the title page by Vertz. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 598 pages View more info

Serge Lifar: an Autobiography

By: Vie, Ma

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1970

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 23209

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 332 pages View more info

Tributes To Henry Wallace: An Incomplete Collection Of Tributes To His Life And Work Which Appeared In The Press, And Which Came In Personal Letters, Following His Death, Feb. 22, 1916

By: Wallace, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, The Wallace Publishing Co.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11289

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A bookplate has been removed from the inside front cover, and the fep upper corner is clipped. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 237 pages View more info

Letters from a Retired Teacher to Today's Youth

By: Wallace, Vivian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Metropolitan Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 17559

Condition: Near Fine


Review slips tipped onto endpapers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 86 pages View more info

Working with the Hands: Being a Sequel to "Up from Slavery" Covering the Author's Experiences in Industrial Training At Tuskegee

By: Washington, Booker T.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15503

Condition: Very Good


Scratch & remnant of two small stickers (stars ! ? ) on the spine. Contents very good +; would grade fine, but there are some pencil notes on the rear endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages View more info

Save Me from Myself: How I Found God, Quit Korn, Kicked Drugs, and Lived to Tell My Story

By: Welch, Brian "head"

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Harperone: 2007

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22506

ISBN: 0061431648

Condition: Very Good+


Lightly rubbed at the edges. Signed on the title page by Welch. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 225 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography: Being the History of the United States, as Illustrated in the Lives of the Founders, Builders, and Defenders of the Republic, Etc.

By: White, James T. & Co.

Price: $47.50

Publisher: NY, James T. White & Co.: 1916

Seller ID: 5968

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bound in dark green cloth. 464pp. some soiling, and wear at the edges. A couple of small water spots on the front, and more significat moisture damage to the top of the back cover. No damage to the interior, nor is the cover structurally damaged.; 8x11" View more info

The Immigrant: an Autobiography

By: Wiggins, Frank W.

Price: $50.00

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13293

Condition: Very Good+


Slight fading to the covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

William Dampier Golden Hind Series

By: Wilkinson, Clennell; Waldman, Milton (Ed. )

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, John Lane: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18046

Condition: Near Fine


Light rubbing to the covers. Inscribed by Waldman on the fep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 257 pages View more info

A Time in My Life: a Childhood Memoir

By: Wilson, Patt Leonard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Patt Leonard Wilson: 2009

Seller ID: 24327

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Theodore Roosevelt, Outdoorsman (Signed)

By: Wilson, R. L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Winchester Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24925

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed on the fep, as a donation to a benefit auction. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 278 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Life of Hermann M. Biggs, Physician and Statesman of the Public Health

By: Winslow, C. E. A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 22398

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed at the corners and spine ends. Owner's inscription on the fep. Rear inner hinge just starting to separate at the top. Spotting to the covers. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 432 pages View more info

Take My Wife.... Please: My Life and Laughs

By: Youngman, Henny

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22456

ISBN: 399-11066-6

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Inscribed by Youngman on the fep. Also includes his business card. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages; Signed by Author View more info