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Nothing is Too Wonderful to be True Volume 11 of the Masters of Modern Physics Series

By: Morrison, Philip

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Woodbury, NY, The American Institure of Physics: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22965

ISBN: 1-56396-363-9

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Morrison on the title page. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 446 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Gentle Thomas: the Condon Story (An Address Delivered March 1, 1959) The First Congregational Church of the Dalles, Oregon Centennial Publications

By: Morrow, Fred R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Dalles, Oregon, First Congregational Church: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15616

Condition: Very Good+


Pencil underlining in the text. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 7 pages View more info

Beyond What We Ask Or Thing: My Life Story

By: Morse, William F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Newberg, Oregon, Impressions By Stram: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12130

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 289+appendix pages View more info

The Alice Faye Movie Book

By: Moshier, W. Franklin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: A & W Visual Library: 1974

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 22476

ISBN: 0-89104-022-6

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed five times (not inscribed) by Faye, including on her photograph on page facing the intro. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 193 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

Amidst the Fray: My Life in Politics, Culture, and Mississippi

By: Mounger, Willaim D. ; Maxwell, Joseph L. Iii

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Brandon, MS, Quail Ridge Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17995

ISBN: 1-893062-97-x

Condition: Very Good in Fine dust jacket


Signed and inscribed by Mounger on the title page. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 480 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Life of Dr. Samuel A. (Alexander) Mudd, Containing His Letters from Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas Island, Where He Was Imprisoned for Four Years for Alleged Complicity in the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Etc. With a Preface by D. Eldridge Monroe

By: Mudd, Nettie (Ed. )

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, The Neale Publishing Company: 1906

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17151

Condition: Good+


Text is very good +, but the book has been rebound in colorful library cloth, with the usual attending library marks. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 326 pages View more info

The Republic of Imagination: America in Three Books

By: Nafisi, Azar

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 2014

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22615

ISBN: 0670026069

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Nafisi on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Personal Memoirs of H. P. Blavatsky

By: Neff, Mary K.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1937

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18479

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages View more info

The Curves of Time: the Memoirs of Oscar Niemeyer

By: Niemeyer, Oscar

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20652

ISBN: 0-7148-4007-6

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 192 pages View more info

Rolling Stones Gather No Moss (Drought, Grasshoppers and Dust Storms in the Dakotas) & Reminiscence: a Collection of Short Stories (Sequel to "Rolling Stones") (2 Volume Set)

By: Norton, Sam

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Coeur D. Alene, ID, Sam Norton: 1998, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24281

Condition: Fine


Both volumes are inscribed inside the front cover, but the name of the recipient has been crossed out. An interesting autobiography of ranching, written in a very irritating format (all caps). ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 98+158 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Horse and Buggy West: a Boyhood on the Last Frontier

By: O'Connor, Jack

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20571

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Small owner's inscription on the fep. DJ is price cllipped, with rubbing at the corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages View more info

The Tents

By: Oliver, George S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: George S. Oliver: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24267

Condition: Near Fine


Rubbed spot at the top front cover. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 624 pages View more info

My Privilege to Live: Glimpses Across a Life

By: Oliver, Kenneth A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, The Hapi Press: 1985

Edition: Limited 1st edition

Seller ID: 22226

ISBN: 0-913244-64-3

Condition: Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 430 pages View more info

Vincent Price Unmasked: a Biography (Inscribed by Vincent Price)

By: Parish, James Robert; Whitney, Steven

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Drake Publishers Inc: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22463

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Inscribed by Price on the half-title. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 266 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

The Life, Letters and Labours of Francis Galton (Volume 1 Only) , Birth 1822 to Marriage 1853

By: Pearson, Karl

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16233

Condition: Good


Usual xlib marks. In the original cloth. Rubbed at the corners & spine ends. Front inner hinge split. Contents are very good to fine. All 5 plates are present in the pocket in the rear. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 246 pages View more info

The View of Roses

By: Peck, Minnie Hannah

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Minnie Hannah Peck: 1893

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17878

Condition: Very Good


Some fading and rubbing to the spine. Bookplate inside the back cover. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 154 pages View more info

A Man and His Friends: the Life Story of Milton H. Esberg, Etc.

By: Perry, Henry L.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Recorder-Sunset Press: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25692

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


While the book does not list the author, he signed the book on the title page, and included a slip (taped in) complaining about how the book was edited and printed with unauthorized changes. He also noted the name of the photographer under Esberg's photo. Released from the library of the Bohemian Club (their bookplate inside the front cover, and sticker on the spine). ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 163 pages View more info

Breaking New Ground

By: Pinchot, Gifford

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18705

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small closed tear at the top of the spine. A very nice copy. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 522 pages View more info

Arthur Atkins: Extracts from the Letters with Notes on Painting and Landscape, Written During the Period of His Work As a Painter in the Last Two Years of His Life, 1896 : 1898

By: Porter, Bruce

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. M. Robertson: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15630

Condition: Very Good


Well foxed. Largely unopened (therefore unread). ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall View more info

Over the Years

By: Poulter, Thomas Charles

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Michigan, Thomas C. Poulter: 1978

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 19810

Condition: Near Fine


11"; 96+app. pages View more info