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Hitler: The Memoir of the Nazi Insider Who Turned Against the Fuhrer

By: Ernst. Toland, John Willard, Translator.

Price: $15.94

Publisher: Arcade. 1 Cloth(s):

Seller ID: SKU1040651

ISBN: 1611453623

Condition: Fine


1611453623 First Thus. (Full Print Line). Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Minor shelf wear. Unmarked. Appears unread View more info

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Visiting cards of prima donnas: From the collection of F.C. Schang

By: F. C. Schang

Price: $16.94

Publisher: s.n.]:

Seller ID: SKU1019894

ISBN: B0007AQG6A

Condition: Good


B0007AQG6A (Christmas 1973; Private Printing) Inscribed by author to title page/ front end page. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket as issued. Cover with minor shelf wear, 2 small spots to front. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. View more info

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Nichols II: The Last Of The Tsars

By: Ferro, Marc

Price: $8.54

Publisher: VIKING:

Seller ID: SKU1036359

ISBN: 0670838802

Condition: Good


0670838802 First British Edition/ First Printing (Full Number Line) 1991. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book in Very Good condition: Boards with shelf wear. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ in acceptable condition with e minor shelf wear, long linear cut (like box cutter) to bottom front of DJ at flap fold. (Archival tape to inside used to repair tears and prevent further damage) Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage View more info

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A Life in Our Times

By: Galbraith, John Kenneth

Price: $96.94

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:

Seller ID: SKU1033114

ISBN: 0395311357

Condition: Fine


0395311357 (1981) "This is a Special Edition of Three Hundred Fifty Copies signed By the Author This is Number 286." (hand numbered) Signed by author (NOT inscribed). Book and slipcase in like new and unread condition. View more info

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Richard Hunne: A Story of London

By: George E. Sargent

Price: $16.73

Publisher: Bradley & Woodruff (Boston): 1885

Seller ID: SKU1030505

Condition: Fair


(no date: circa 1885) Red cloth with black design to front, gold and black to spine. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. Illustrated. View more info

I Rose Like a Rocket: The Political Education of Theodore Roosevelt

By: Grondahl, Paul

Price: $13.94

Publisher: Free Press:

Seller ID: SKU1031181

ISBN: 074322731X

Condition: Fine


074322731X First Edition/ First Printing (Full Number Line). Hardcover with Dust Jacket Minor shelf wear. Unmarked. Appears unread NOT Ex-Library, Book Club Edition or remainder View more info

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The Lindberghs / Lynn and Dora B. Haines

By: Haines, Lynn. Dora B. Haines

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Vanguard Press:

Seller ID: SKU1049101

ISBN: B002BCCK4O

Condition: Fair


B002BCCK4O (1931; Vanguard Press) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Previous owner's stamp to front end page. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends. Dust soil/ toning to page edges, Damp stain to upper page edges . Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. View more info

No Such Thing as a Bad Day: A Memoir

By: Hamilton Jordan

Price: $8.84

Publisher: Longstreet Press:

Seller ID: SKU1020261

ISBN: 156352578X

Condition: Fine


156352578X Signed by author (NOT inscribed) to front end page. (3rd Printing. 2000) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Minor shelf wear. Unmarked. Appears unread. NOT Ex-Library, Book Club Edition or remainder View more info

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Life of Ulysses S. Grant Ex-President of the United States and General of the United States Army

By: Headley, J. T.

Price: $32.94

Publisher: Perkins Book Company:

Seller ID: SKU1026586

ISBN: B001XGNF20

Condition: Fair


B001XGNF20 (1885; Perkins Book Co.; Heroes of History Series) Red Quarter leather binding with gold gild. Gold gild to upper page edges. Deckled fore edges. Frontis (of Grant) and protective tissue. No DJ as issued. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Front bottom corner rounded to angle, exposes cardboard. Toning to page edges. Pages unmarked, some uncut. Binding tight with no separations. Several Black and white illustrations throughout. View more info

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George Washington: American Leaders (2 Volume set)

By: Henry Cabot Lodge

Price: $38.94

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1924

Seller ID: SKU1025409

Condition: Fair


(1924; Houghton/ Riverside Press 2 volume set) Both books: Hardcover with Dust Jacket. (Black cloth with gold gilt) Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Dust soil to top page edges. Pages with toning but unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ in acceptable condition with edge wear, dust soil. Friable. Volume one differs due to damp stain to front and back corners of the DJ and upper corner of page edges. The only page seen to be effected is the title page. View more info

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Annapurna, Heroic Conquest of the Highest Mountain (26,493 feet), Ever Climbed by Man

By: Herzog,Maurice

Price: $7.54

Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.:

Seller ID: SKU1048281

ISBN: B00110CLBO

Condition: Fair


B00110CLBO (1952; Dutton) Book Club Edition. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear. Toning to page edges. Illustrated end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. View more info

Love and War

By: Hewitt, James

Price: $9.93

Publisher: Blake Pub:

Seller ID: SKU1010540

ISBN: 1857823184

Condition: Very Good


1857823184 First Thus. (Full Print Line) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book: Boards with shelf wear. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ with edge wear. no tears View more info

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Impressions of the Kaiser,

By: Hill, David Jayne

Price: $11.94

Publisher: Harper & brothers:

Seller ID: SKU1021175

ISBN: B00085WSJS

Condition: Fair


B00085WSJS (1918) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Red cloth with gold lettering. Book in good condition: Boards with shelf wear, rubbing. Bumped at edges with no fraying. Top page edges with gold gilt show dust soil. Fore and bottom edges deckled, toning present. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ in very poor condition with only the front and front flap still existing. Both with edge wear and detached. Placed in Brodart cover to preserve remaining portions. View more info

Athenais: The Life of Louis XIV's Mistress, the Real Queen of France

By: Hilton, Lisa

Price: $5.54

Publisher: Back Bay Books:

Seller ID: SKU1033481

ISBN: 0316778516

Condition: Very Good


0316778516 Shelf wear. No spine creases. Toning to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding tight View more info

The View from Alger's Window: A Son's Memoir

By: Hiss, Tony

Price: $7.73

Publisher: Knopf:

Seller ID: SKU1030694

ISBN: 037540127X

Condition: Fine


037540127X Stated First Edition; (1999) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Minor shelf wear. Unmarked. Appears unread. NOT Ex-Library, Book Club Edition or remainder View more info

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Nathan Hale

By: Holloway, Charlotte Molyneux

Price: $55.93

Publisher: The Perkins Book Company:

Seller ID: SKU1026498

ISBN: B003IMSWG6

Condition: Good


B003IMSWG6 (1902; Perkins Book Co.; Heroes of History Series) Red Quarter leather binding with gold gild. Gold gild to upper page edges. Deckled fore edges. Frontis (of Hale statue) and protective tissue. No DJ as issued. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Toning to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding tight with no separations. Several Black and white illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Minister's Charge or the Apprentice of Lemuel Barker

By: Howells, William D.

Price: $9.33

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin:

Seller ID: SKU1036195

ISBN: B004NM8454

Condition: Good


B004NM8454 (1914; Houghton) Previous owner's stamp to inside front cover. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING?). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with rubbing. Toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. View more info

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Johnson Without Boswell: A Contemporary Portrait of Samuel Johnson

By: Hugh Kingsmill (editor)

Price: $7.74

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf (New York): 1941

Seller ID: SKU1019827

Condition: Fair


(1941) Stated First American Edition. Dark brown cloth with gold gilt at spine. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (Missing). Cover with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Dust soil to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. NOT ex-library. View more info

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The Court of the Empress Josephine (Famous Women of the French Court)

By: Imbert de Saint-Amand

Price: $15.73

Publisher: Scribner's:

Seller ID: SKU1025514

ISBN: B006E5JCL8

Condition: Very Good


B006E5JCL8 (1891; Scribner's; Translated by Thomas Sergeant Perry) Blue cloth with gold gilt. Frontis of Empress Josephine with protective tissue intact. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, rubbed at corners and spine ends. Publishers stain to top page edges. Light foxing to fore and bottom page edges, as well as end papers. Dust soil to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding tight. NOT EX-LIBRARY View more info

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Marie Louise, the island of Elba, and the hundred days, ([Famous women of the French court])

By: Imbert de Saint-Amand

Price: $12.73

Publisher: C. Scribner's Sons:

Seller ID: SKU1025542

ISBN: B0008582Y8

Condition: Very Good


B0008582Y8 (1891; Scribner's) Blue cloth with gold lettering. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket as issued. Cover with shelf wear, rubbing to front with light fading. Corners square. Pages unmarked. Binding tight with no separations View more info