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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

Fear Not: the Life, Death, and Life of Betty Preston In Collaboration with Professional Ink

By: Preston, Betty

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Seattle, Wa, U. S. A., Ibbybooks: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20244

ISBN: 0934363099

Condition: Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 205 pages View more info

Saucer Ears in the Ozarks

By: Preston, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Coeur D. Alene, ID, John Preston: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15292

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by Preston on the second endpaper to his daughter, Evelyn. Also signed on the title page. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 300 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Oscar Wilde: a Critical Study

By: Ransome, Arthur

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Mitchell Kennerley: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24468

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Would grade fine, except for previous owners notes inside the front cover, and a clipping tipped in concerning the death of Wilde's son. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 213 pages View more info

A Place Alone

By: Reed, Frances Shultz

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Richard Mort & Associates: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13608

Condition: Fine


One scuff at the upper right corner of the front wrap. Appears unread. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 82 pages View more info

Ups And Downs: The Story Of A Short-legged Man And His Journey Through Life

By: Reid, Dudley

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, The Monitor Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12839

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Some child has scribbled all over the author's inscription on the fep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 408 pages View more info

Obstacles No Barrier, an Autobiography With an Introduction by Reverend Allen C. Shue

By: Richley, John William

Price: $60.00

Publisher: John William Richley: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17320

Condition: Very Good+


Long inscription inside the front cover by the author, dated in the year of publication. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Robert Ridgway

By: Ridgway, Isabel Law

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Isabel Law Ridgway: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11163

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The spine is faded & somewhat soiled. Inscribed by Isabel on the fep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages View more info

Simple Dreams, a Musical Memoir

By: Ronstadt, Linda

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2013

Edition: First Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 24624

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed on a bookplate on the half-title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages View more info

Personal History and Reminiscences with Personal Opinions on Contemporary Events, 1845-1921

By: Root, Henry

Price: $95.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Henry Root: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15521

Condition: Near Fine


The spine is slightly sunned. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Living on the Edge, an Autobiography

By: Russo, Carole F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: West Palm Beach, FL, Stargroup International: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25504

ISBN: 1884886248

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Faint waviness at the bottom of the pages, but no sign of moisture. Inscribed by Russo on the fep. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 257 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Love, Dad: the Autobiography of Donald Robert Satterlund

By: Satterlund, Donald Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lulu: 2007

Seller ID: 18980

Condition: Near Fine


9"; 350 pages View more info

These Mortal Years: The Biography Of M. L. Bean

By: Sawyer, Richard V.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Seattle, Wa, U. S. A., Frayn Printing Co.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12688

Condition: Fine+ in Fine dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Robert Kennedy and His Times

By: Schlesinger, Arthur M. , Jr.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1978

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22544

ISBN: 0395248973

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Signed by Schlesinger on the fep. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 1066 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Doctor Wood: Modern Wizard of the Laboratory. the Story of an American Small Boy Who Became the Most Daring and Original Experimental Physicist of Our Day, & Never Grew Up

By: Seabrook, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18016

Condition: Very Good


The spine is dulled. Inscribed by Doctor Robert Wood on the fep (dated 1941). Inside the front cover is tipped a mimeograph copy of a speech given in his honor. Tipped onto the half-title is an article on his death, and on the following page a clipping about his wife's death. On one page inside is a short narrative by the owner of the book about an incident with Wood, and a handwritten letter by Wood concerning the incident (a joke involving phony cement fossils). Also i... View more info

Flashes of Light from an Imprisoned Soul

By: Selby, Clarence J.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. L. Fyfe: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15276

Condition: Fine


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 41 pages View more info

Reflections In A Quiet Place

By: Shannon, Patrick

Price: $250.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Patrick Shannon: N.D.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12497

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Due to a binding error, the last pages are coming loose of the binding. ; This is a typewritten manuscript, which may never have been published. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 185 pages View more info