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The Dictionary of National Biography 1941-1950

By: Legg, L. G. Wickham & Williams, E. T. (eds)

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1976

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 5864

Condition: Fine+ in Very Good dust jacket


6 1/2x9 1/2" View more info

Universal Biography; Containing a Copious Account, Critical and Historical, of the Life and Character, Labors and Actions of Eminent Persons, Etc. (2 Volumes in 1)

By: Lempriere, J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New-york, Ezra Sargeant: 1810

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17852

Condition: Very Good


Rebound in brown cloth. Contents near fine, with some foxing. ; Thick 8vo 8" to 9" tall View more info

Men of America: a Biographical Dictionary of Contemporaries

By: Leonard, John W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, L. R. Hamersly & Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17003

Condition: Very Good+


Usual xlib marks. Otherwise, very tight, with minimal handling. Bound in green cloth, it may be a library binding. ; Ex-Library; Thick 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 2188 pages View more info

Memories for My Family

By: Levison, j. b.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, John Henry Nash: 1933

Edition: Limited 1st edition

Seller ID: 25823

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Spine ends rubbed. Spine label is wrinkled. #14 of 200 copies. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 283 pages View more info

Gesammelte Schriften, Erster Band (Collected Works, Volume One) : Friedrich Chopin; Frei In's Deutsche Übertragen Von La Mara

By: Liszt, Franz

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Breitkopf Und Hartel: 1880

Edition: First German Edition

Seller ID: 22872

Condition: Very Good+


Bound in three-quarter leather with paper covered boards. Text is in Old German. I believe this is the first German edition. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 215 pages View more info

The National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans, Volume III (3)

By: Longacre, James B. ; Herring, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Perkins: 1836

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24517

Condition: Very Good


Ornately bound in full black leather with gilt decorations. AEG (all edges gilt). Light to heavy foxing, faint stain to the edge of the first pages. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

FDR: a Pictorial Biography

By: Lorant, Stefan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17116

Condition: Good+


Rubbed at the corners, lightly soiled. Inscribed by James Roosevelt, the President's eldest son, on the fep. Inscribed to Rolv Harlow Schillios, a photographer with the Eugene Register-Guard. Photocopy of a letter to Schillios is tipped inside the front cover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages; Signed by Associated View more info

Wallace Lowry

By: Lowry, Walker

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Lunenburg, VT, The Stinehour Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12363

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Only two defects. A red mark on the bottom edge, and someone had dirty fingers when they looked at it. These seem to erase just fine. One of 150 copies. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 197 pages View more info

Boyhood Life of Abraham Lincoln

By: Lucas, Elmer Ellsworth

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Elmer Ellsworth Lucas: 1959

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 21292

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 59 pages View more info

Memoirs Of John Abernethy, F.r.s. With a View of His Lectures, Writings and Character

By: MacIlwain, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11751

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Spine is slightly faded, with wear at the top. Fep darkened, w/owner's name. Some foxing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 434 pages View more info

The Story of George Romney: Builder, Salesman, Crusader

By: Mahoney, Tom

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1960

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23923

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Inscribed by Mahoney on the fep. DJ is rubbed at the edges, with a tape pull and chip on the spine. American Motors business card paper-clipped to the fep. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 275 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Ket Vilagresz Tanara. Europa, Amerika. (Teacher in Two Worlds/continents) Zenepedogogia- Zenepszichologia- Zenetudomany. a Gyakorlatban

By: Margit, Varro; Mariann, Abraham (Ed. )

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Budapest, 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21369

ISBN: 9634006868

Condition: Very Good+


Crease to the back cover. Inscribed on the title page by Mariann. Text is bilingual, in Hungarian and English. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 586 pages; Signed by Editor View more info

Who's Who in America: a Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of the United States: 1903-1905

By: Marquis, Albert Nelson (Ed. ) , Leonard, John W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. N. Marquis & Co.: 1903

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 15469

Condition: Very Good


Bound in sturdy red cloth. Usual xlib marks. Contents are very good or better. ; Ex-Library; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 1669 pages View more info

The Life of Arthur Vandeleur, Major, Royal Artillery

By: Marsh, Catherine M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Robert Carter & Brothers: 1862

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21199

Condition: Very Good+


Soiling to the covers. Single library stamp on the fep. Hinges are all tight, contents are "fine." ; Ex-Library; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 303+ads pages View more info

Memories

By: McCravy, Edwin Parker

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Easley, SC, Edwin Parker McCravy: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14030

Condition: Very Good+


The spine is darkened, light soil/darkening to the covers. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 375 pages View more info

When it Was Yesterday

By: McCready, Gladys Wilkins

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Eugene, Oregon, Gladys McCready: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20856

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by Gladys on the fep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Life of John Robert Monaghan, the Hero of Samoa

By: McCulloch, H. L.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14562

Condition: Very Good


Usual xlib marks, but the book is very tight. Front cover darkened. Some idiot colored in the O's on the title page, and the publisher's insignia. The contents are otherwise near fine to fine. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 415 pages View more info

Recollections, 1844-1909

By: McDougal, Henry Clay

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kansas City, Franklin Hudson Publishing Co.: 1910

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15465

Condition: Good


Endpapers have been replaced. Covers are scuffed & worn. Contents are very good. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 466 pages View more info

Memories of Events from Ninety Years of Living

By: McLeod, Nancy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bend, Oregon, Kenneth Fenter: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17551

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by the author on the fep. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 256 pages; Signed by Author View more info

To Hell and Back: an Autobiography (Signed)

By: Meatloaf; Dalton, David

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Reganbooks: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24928

ISBN: 0060392932

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed on a plate on the fep. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 290 pages; Signed by Author View more info