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Author: 00 Cheever, John
Title: The letters of John Cheever
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, c1988.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 397 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Cheever, John Correspondence. Authors, American 20th century Correspondence.
Price: $15.00
Author: Abraham, Richard
Title: Alexander Kerensky : the first love of the revolution
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 503 p., [32] p. of plates : facsims., ports. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Bibliography: p. [385]-457. Includes indexes.
Subjects: Kerensky, Aleksandr Fyodorovich, 1881-1970. Prime ministers Soviet Union. Russia History February Revolution, 1917.
Price: $35.00
Author: Achebe, Chinua
Title: Home and exile
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 115 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (acid-free paper) ; prev. owner's name on t.p.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-109) and index. Based on the 1998 McMillan-Stewart Lectures at Harvard University.
Subjects: Achebe, Chinua. Authors, Nigerian 20th century. Africa Civilization Western influences. Nigerians United States. Exiles Nigeria Nigeria Intellectual life.
Price: $35.00
Author: Adams, John
Title: Hallelujah Junction
Publisher:
Edition: 1st
Physical description:
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Price: $15.00
Author: Adams, Noah
Title: The flyers : in search of Wilbur and Orville Wright
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 221 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-210) and index.
Subjects: Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912. Wright, Orville, 1871-1948. Aeronautics History. Aeronautics United States.
Price: $15.00
Author: Adams, Noah
Title: Noah Adams on "All things considered" : a radio journal
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c1992.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 332 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Adams, Noah. Radio journalists United States. Radio journalism United States. Signed on t.p. "Noah Adams, June 13, 1999 Washington, DC"
Price: $15.00
Author: Adams, Noah
Title: Piano Lessons
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 1996.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: xix, 250 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Adams, Noah.
Price: $12.00
Author: Adams, William Howard ; period photographs by Paul Nadar
Title: A Proust Souvenir
Publisher: New York : Vendome Press, 1984.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: 128 p. : ill., portr ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Proust, Marcel, -- 1871-1922 -- Friends and associates. Proust, Marcel, -- 1871-1922 -- Characters. France.
Price: $35.00
Author: Adelman, Jeremy
Title: Worldly philosopher : the odyssey of Albert O. Hirschman
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, [2013]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 740 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Condition: ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 699-708) and index.
Subjects: Hirschman, Albert O. Economists. Economics. Economic development.
Price: $35.00
Author: Adler, Margot
Title: Heretic's heart : a journey through spirit & revolution
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 309 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Adler, Margot. Radio journalists United States. Women and religion. Spiritual life. Popular culture United States History 20th century.
Price: $12.00
Author: Alcott, Louisa May
Title: Louisa May Alcott : an intimate anthology
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1997.
Edition: 1st New York Public Library Collector's ed.
Physical description: xlii, 369 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-365).
Subjects: Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Authors, American 19th century. Autobiographical fiction, American.
Price: $18.00
Author: Alexander, Alfred
Title: The Hanging of Wilhelm Oberdank
Publisher: London: London Magazine Editions, 1977.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 224 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index. Maps on end papers.
Subjects: William Oberdank. Austrian Army deserters. Irredenta. Habsburg monarchy. Autria and Italy, First World War. WWI.
Price: $20.00
Author: Allende, Isabel ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
Title: My invented country : a nostalgic journey through Chile
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2003.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: p. cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; Autographed copy.
Notes:
Subjects: Allende, Isabel. Chile History Coup d'état, 1973. September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001. Authors, Chilean 20th century.
Price: $45.00
Author: Alther, Lisa
Title: Blood feud : the Hatfields and the McCoys : the epic story of murder and vengeance
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvii, 286 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Subjects: Vendetta. Families United States
Price: $18.00
Author: Ambrose, Stephen E.
Title: The wild blue : the men and boys who flew the B-24s over Germany
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 299 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-281) and index.
Price: $15.00
Author: Angelou, Maya
Title: Even the Stars Look Lonesome
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 145 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new 2 copies ;
Notes:
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Price: $12.00
Author: Angelou, Maya
Title: I Know why the Caged Bird Sings
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1997
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 290 p.
Condition: paperback ; good ;
Notes:
Subjects: Angelou, Maya; Authors, American; Entertainers; African American families; African American authors
Price: $20.00
Author: Angelou, Maya
Title: Letter to my daughter
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2008.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: xii, 166 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Angelou, Maya. Authors, American Homes and haunts New York (State) New York. African American authors Biography. Authors, American 20th century.
Price: $20.00
Author: Anker, Conrad and David Roberts
Title: The lost explorer : finding Mallory on Mount Everest
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1999.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 191 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Leigh-Mallory, George Herbert, 1886-1924. Mountaineers Great Britain. Anker, Conrad. Mount Everest Expedition (1924).
Price: $15.00
Author: Apple, Sam
Title: Schlepping through the Alps : my search for Austria's Jewish past with its last wandering shepherd
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, c2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 288 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; price clipped
Notes:
Subjects: Apple, Sam Travel Austria Alps, Austrian. Alps, Description and travel. Jews Austria. Antisemitism Austria. Austria Ethnic relations.
Price: $15.00
Author: Appleman, Philip, ed.
Title: Darwin
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1979.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Physical description: xvi, 582 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: A Norton critical edition. Bibliography: p. 573-575. Includes index.
Subjects: Evolution (Biology) History. Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882. Naturalists Great Britain
Price: $6.00
Author: Arana, Marie
Title: American chica : two worlds, one childhood
Publisher: New York : Dial Press, c2001.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: 309 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Arana, Marie. Journalists United States. Hispanic American journalists.
Price: $18.00
Author: Ardalan, Davar
Title: My name is Iran : a memoir
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 323 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Subjects: Ardalan, Davar. Iranian American women. Iranian Americans. Women radio producers and directors United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Arendt, Hannah; McCarthy, Mary; Brightman, Carol
Title: Between friends the correspondence of Hannah Arendt and Mary McCarthy, 1949-1975
Publisher: Harcourt Brace, New York : 1997
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxxvi, 412 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Arendt, Hannah; Political scientists; McCarthy, Mary; Authors, American
Price: $35.00
Author: Armitage, A. (Angus)
Title: William Herschel
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1963 [c1962]
Edition: 1st edition
Physical description: 158 p. illus. 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: British men of science.
Subjects: Herschel, William, 1738-1822.
Price: $25.00
Author: Atlas, James
Title: My life in the middle ages : a survivor's tale
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 220 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Atlas, James. Middle-aged men United States age United States Humor.
Price: $25.00
Author: Auchincloss, Louis
Title: Woodrow Wilson
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2000.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: 128 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A Penguin life A Lipper/Viking book. Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-128 ) and index.
Subjects: Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924. Presidents United States Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Ayer, A. J.
Title: Thomas Paine
Publisher: New York: Atheneum, 1988
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 195 p., [8] p. of plates
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Paine, Thomas. Political scientists. Revolutionaries. United States history.
Price: $35.00
Author: Badman, Keith
Title: Marilyn Monroe
Publisher:
Edition: 1st
Physical description:
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
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Price: $18.00
Author: Baker, Jean H. ; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana
Title: Mary Todd Lincoln : a biography
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1989, AA1987.
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: xv, 429 : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ; prev. owner's name written on inside front cover ;
Notes:
Subjects: Lincoln, Mary Todd, -- 1818-1882. Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Family.
Price: $12.00
Author: Banner, Lois W.
Title: Intertwined lives : Margaret Mead, Ruth Benedict, and their circle
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2003
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 540 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: includes bibliogrpahical references and index
Subjects: Mead, Margaret. Benedict, Ruth.
Price: $18.00
Author: Bannister, Nonna with Denise George and Carolyn Tomlin
Title: The secret Holocaust diaries : the untold story of Nonna Bannister
Publisher: Carol Stream, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxiii, 299 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes:
Price: $18.00
Author: Barenboim, Daniel
Title: A life in music
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub. : Distributed by AOL Time Warner Book Group, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 246 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index. This revised and enlarged edition first published in the United Kingdom by Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 2002.
Subjects: Barenboim, Daniel, Pianists and Conductors (Music).
Price: $18.00
Author: Barkan, Leonard
Title: Satyr Square : a year, a life in Rome
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 289 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Prologue : a circle of shades -- One year of solitude -- Inviting the statue to dinner -- The Communist gourmet club.
Subjects: Rome (Italy) Description and travel. Rome (Italy) Social life and customs. Barkan, Leonard Travel.
Price: $18.00
Author: Barnes, Craig S.
Title: Growing up true : lessons from a Western boyhood
Publisher: Golden Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 234 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Barnes, Craig S. Childhood and youth. Arapahoe County (Colo.).
Price: $25.00
Author: Barnes, Craig S.
Title: Growing Up True: Lessons from a Western
Publisher: Golden Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 234 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ; presentation copy signed by author on tp
Notes:
Subjects: Barnes, Craig S. Childhood and youth. Arapahoe County (Colo.) Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Barr, Nevada
Title: Seeking Enlightenment-- Hat by Hat
Publisher: New York :Putnam,2005
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 222 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+ presentation copy signed by author on tp ;
Notes:
Subjects: Barr, Nevada.; Novelists, American; Barr, Nevada; Spiritual life.
Price: $45.00
Author: Bashkirtseff, Marie ; translated by Phyllis Howard Kernberger with Katherine Kernberger
Title: I am the most interesting book of all : the diary of Marie Bashkirtseff
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c1997-
Edition: 1st
Physical description: v. <1 > : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Bashkirtseff, Marie, 1860-1884 Diaries. Russians France Diaries. Authors, Russian 19th century Diaries.
Price: $45.00
Author: Bass, Rick
Title: Winter : notes from Montana
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1991.
Edition: 6th printing
Physical description: 162 p : ill ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; fine/fine ;
Notes:
Subjects: Bass, Rick, Homes and haunts Montana. Winter. Wilderness areas. Montana Social life and customs.
Price: $8.00
Author: Batra, Raveendra N.
Title: Greenspan's fraud : how two decades of his policies have undermined the global economy
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 278 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-272) and index.
Subjects: Greenspan, Alan. Government economists. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Monetary policy United States. United States Economic policy 1981-2009.
Price: $18.00
Author: Bayley, John
Title: Elegy for Iris
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition: 8th printing
Physical description: 275 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; rem dot on bottom edges ;
Notes:
Subjects: Murdoch, Iris Marriage. Bayley, John, 1925-2015 Marriage. Novelists, English 20th century. Philosophers. College teachers. Married people. Alzheimer's disease Patients. Critics Great Britain. University of Oxford.
Price: $12.00
Author: Beah, Ishmael
Title: A long way gone : memoirs of a boy soldier
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: 229 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ; (alk. paper)
Subjects: Beah, IshmaeL. Sierra Leone History Civil War, 1991- Personal narratives. Sierra Leone History Civil War, 1991- Participation, Juvenile. Child soldiers. Sierra Leone Social conditions.
Price: $18.00
Author: Beam, Philip C.
Title: Winslow Homer at Prout's Neck, by Philip C. Beam. With a foreword by Charles Lowell Homer.
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1966]
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: xxii, 282 p. illus. ports. 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/none ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. 265-272.
Subjects: Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910. Art and artists.
Price: $18.00
Author: Beckerman, Ilene
Title: Love, loss, and what I wore
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 139 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Clothing and dress New York (State) New York History 20th century. Beckerman, Ilene, (1935- ).
Price: $12.00
Author: Beckerman, Ilene
Title: Love, loss, and what I wore
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1995.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: 139 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Clothing and dress New York History 20th century. Beckerman, Ilene, (1935- ). New York (N.Y.).
Price: $15.00
Author: Berlin, Edward A.
Title: King of ragtime : Scott Joplin and his era
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 334 p. : ill., ports., music ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Alphabetical listing of the works of Scott Joplin: p. 260-268. Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-327), music, and index.
Subjects: Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917. Composers United States Biography.
Price: $40.00
Author: Berra, Yogi with David Kaplan
Title: When you come to a fork in the road, take it! : inspiration and wisdom from one of baseball's greatest heroes
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 175 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Berra, Yogi. Baseball players. Baseball coaches United States Biography.
Price: $8.00
Author: Black, Robert C.
Title: Railroad pathfinder : the life and times of Edward L. Berthoud
Publisher: Evergreen, Colo. : Cordillera Press, c1988.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 176 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-170)
Subjects: Berthoud, Edward L. Explorers Colorado. Railroads Colorado History 19th century. Colorado Surveys History 19th century. Railroad engineers Colorado History 19th century.
Price: $20.00
Author: Blackburn, Julia
Title: Daisy Bates in the desert
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1994.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: viii, 232 p. : port. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; $22.00
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain by Martin Secker and Warburg Limited in 1994. Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-232).
Subjects: Bates, Daisy, 1861-1951. Women Australia. Aboriginal Australians Social life and customs. Social conditions.
Price: $12.00
Author: Blackburn, Julia
Title: Old man Goya
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2002.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 239 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-239).
Subjects: Goya, Francisco, 1746-1828 Last years. Artists Spain.
Price: $17.00
Author: Blair, Betsy
Title: The memory of all that : love and politics in New York, Hollywood, and Paris
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 341 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Blair, Betsy, 1923-2009. Motion picture actors and actresses United States Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Bliven, Bruce
Title: A mirror for greatness : six Americans
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, [1975]
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 251 p. : ports. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Several of the chapters in this book are greatly expanded and rewritten versions of material that has appeared elsewhere.
Subjects: Benjamin Franklin ; John Adams ; Thomas Jefferson ; Sojourner Truth ; Ralph Waldo Emerson ; Henry David Thoreau
Price: $12.00
Author: Blunt, Judy
Title: Breaking clean
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 303 p. : map ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Women ranchers. Ranch life Montana. Montana.
Price: $15.00
Author: Bobrick, Benson
Title: Fearful majesty : the life and reign of Ivan the Terrible
Publisher: New York : Putnam, c1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 398 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. [353]-364. Includes index.
Subjects: Ivan IV, Czar of Russia, 1530-1584. Russia Kings and rulers. Russia History Ivan IV, 1533-1584.
Price: $35.00
Author: Bolles, Edmund Blair
Title: The ice finders : how a poet, a professor, and a politician discovered the Ice Age
Publisher: Washington, DC : Counterpoint, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 257 p. : maps ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 257).
Subjects: Glacial epoch. Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873. Lyell, Charles, Sir, 1797-1875. Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857.
Price: $25.00
Author: Boone, Nathan ; edited by Neal O. Hammon ; with an introduction by Nelson L. Dawson
Title: My father, Daniel Boone : the Draper interviews with Nathan Boone
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c1999.
Edition: print line reads "5 4 3 2"
Physical description: xi, 176 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; (alk. paper) ; prev. owner's name on fep ; vg+/vg+
Notes: Genealogical tables on endpapers. Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-169) and index.
Subjects: Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820. Pioneers Kentucky Biography. Frontier and pioneer life Kentucky. Boone, Nathan, 1781-1856 Interviews. Boone, Olive Van Bibber, 1783-1858 Interviews.
Price: $45.00
Author: Booth, Martin
Title: Golden boy : memories of a Hong Kong childhood
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2005, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 342 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; Used Like New
Notes: Prev. owner's name written in ink on front flyleaf. Thomas Dunne books.
Subjects: Booth, Martin. Hong Kong (China).
Price: $18.00
Author: Boswell, James ; Prepared for publication with an introd. by Edward G. Fletcher.
Title: The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. With marginal comments and markings from two copies annotated by Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi
Publisher: New York, Heritage Press [1963]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 3 v. col. ports. 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg in vg slipcase ;
Notes: A chronological catalogue of the prose works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. : v. 1, p. [xlix]-lviii.
Subjects: Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
Price: $85.00
Author: Bourke, Angela
Title: Maeve Brennan : homesick at The New Yorker
Publisher: New York : Counterpoint, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 333 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-313) and index.
Subjects: Brennan, Maeve. Homes and haunts New York. Authors, Irish. New York (N.Y.) Intellectual life 20th century. Authors, Irish 20th century Biography. New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925) Dublin, Ireland in literature.
Price: $25.00
Author: Branagh, Kenneth
Title: Beginning
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 244 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Branagh, Kenneth. Renaissance Theatre Company. Actors Great Britain. Motion picture producers and directors.
Price: $15.00
Author: Braunbehrens, Volkmar
Title: Maligned master : the real story of Antonio Salieri
Publisher: New York : Fromm International Pub. Corp., c1992.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: x, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-257) and index.
Subjects: Salieri, Antonio, 1750-1825. Composers. Music.
Price: $15.00
Author: Breashears, David
Title: High exposure : an enduring passion for Everest and unforgiving places
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1999.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 319 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Breashears, David. Mountaineers United States. Mountaineering Everest, Mount (China and Nepal).
Price: $18.00
Author: Breslin, Jimmy
Title: Damon Runyon
Publisher: New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 410 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Runyon, Damon, 1880-1946. Authors, American 20th century. Broadway, New York.
Price: $12.00
Author: Brodine, Russell V. (Russell Victor) with Virginia Warner Brodine
Title: Fiddle and fight
Publisher: New York : International Publishers, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 182 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176) and index.
Subjects: Brodine, Russell V. (Russell Victor). Double bassists. Orchestral musicians Labor unions Organizing United States. Music.
Price: $15.00
Author: Brookes, Martin
Title: Extreme measures : the dark visions and bright ideas of Francis Galton
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck, c2004.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: xviii, 298 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Galton, Francis, 1822-1911. Geneticists England. Eugenics. Genetics.
Price: $20.00
Author: Brooks, Geraldine
Title: Foreign correspondence
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books/Doubleday, 1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 210 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Brooks, Geraldine. Pen pals Australia.
Price: $18.00
Author: Brown, Jared ; foreword by Helen Hayes
Title: The fabulous Lunts : a biography of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1986.
Edition: 1st American paperback ed.
Physical description: xviii, 523, [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; 0 ; Very Good
Notes: Includes index. Bibliography: p. [467]-477.
Subjects: Lunt, Alfred. Fontanne, Lynn. Actors United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Buckley, William F. (William Frank)
Title: Flying high : remembering Barry Goldwater
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 208 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper) ; additional ISBN 9780465008360
Notes: Basic ideas. Includes index.
Price: $25.00
Author: Buckley, William F., Jr.
Title: Miles gone by : a literary autobiography
Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, Md. : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, c2004.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xii, 594 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
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Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Buckley, William F., Jr., 1925-2008. Novelists, American 20th century. Journalists United States Biography.
Price: $23.00
Author: Burgess, Anthony
Title: You've Had Your Time : second part of the confessions
Publisher: New York : G. Weidenfeld, 1991.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xi, 403 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; "GP" stamped on bottom edges ;
Notes: Originally published: London : W. Heinemann, 1990.
Subjects: Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993. Authors, English 20th century.
Price: $30.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: A wolf at the table : a memoir of my father
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 242 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten Family. Novelists, American 20th century.
Price: $12.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: Magical thinking
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 268 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; New
Notes:
Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten. Novelists, American 20th century Biography. Autobiographies. local.
Price: $12.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: Running with scissors : a memoir
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2002.
Edition: 8th printing
Physical description: 304 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten Childhood and youth. Burroughs, Augusten Homes and haunts. Novelists, American 20th century Amherst,.Massachusetts -- Social life and customs. Intellectual life.
Price: $12.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: Running with scissors : a memoir
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 315 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten Childhood and youth. Burroughs, Augusten Homes and haunts. Novelists, American 20th century Amherst,.Massachusetts -- Social life and customs. Intellectual life.
Price: $6.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: Magical thinking : true stories
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 268 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten. Novelists, American 20th century.
Price: $10.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: Possible Side Effects
Publisher:
Edition: 1st
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Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: You Better Not Cry
Publisher: New York :St. Martin's Press, 1990
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 206 p.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
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Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten.; Novelists, American; Christmas; American wit and humor.
Price: $15.00
Author: Burroughs, Augusten
Title: Running with scissors : a memoir
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2006?], c2002.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 304 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Burroughs, Augusten Childhood and youth. Homes and haunts Massachusetts Amherst. Novelists, American 20th century. Social life and customs. Intellectual life.
Price: $30.00
Author: Byrne, Paula
Title: Perdita : the literary, theatrical, scandalous life of Mary Robinson
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 445 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-432) and index.
Subjects: Robinson, Mary, 1758-1800. George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830 Relations with women. London, England Social life and customs 18th century. Authors, English 18th century. Mistresses Great Britain. Actors Great Britain.
Price: $20.00
Author: Cabezas, Omar ; foreword by Carlos Fuentes ; translated by Kathleen Weaver
Title: Fire from the mountain : the making of a Sandinista
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Crown, c1985.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 233 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Translation of: La montaĄa es algo más que una inmensa estepa verde.
Subjects: Cabezas, Omar. Nicaragua Politics and government 1937-1979. Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional Biography. Guerrillas.
Price: $18.00
Author: Calvino, Italo
Title: The road to San Giovanni
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1993.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: vii, 150 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Author: Carles, Emilie as told to Robert Destanque ; translated by Avriel H. Goldberger
Title: A life of her own : a countrywoman in twentieth-century France
Publisher: New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, c1991.
Edition: 2nd printing, JUly 1991
Physical description: xix, 271 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; price clipped
Notes: Translation of: Une soupe aux herbes sauvages.
Subjects: Carles, Emilie. Briançon Region, France. Teachers. Farmers. Pacifists Biography. France History 20th century.
Price: $12.00
Author: Carver, Maryann Burk
Title: What it used to be like : a portrait of my marriage to Raymond Carver
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 356 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes index. Selected works of Raymond Carver: p. [349].
Subjects: Carver, Raymond Marriage. Authors, American 20th century. Authors' spouses United States. Married people United States. Carver, Maryann Marriage.
Price: $35.00
Author: Castelluccio, Frank and Alvin Walker
Title: The other side of Ethel Mertz : the life story of Vivian Vance
Publisher: Manchester, CT : Knowledge, Ideas & Trends, 1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 319 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 303) and index.
Subjects: Vance, Vivian. Entertainers United States Biography. I love Lucy (Television program).
Price: $40.00
Author: Cerf, Bennett and Donald Klopfer ; introduction by Bob Loomis
Title: Dear Donald, Dear Bennett : the wartime correspondence of Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 211 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Cerf, Bennett and Klopfer, Donald, Correspondence. Publishers and publishing United States. Random House (Firm) History. World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, American.
Price: $18.00
Author: Champlin, Edward
Title: Nero
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : |b Belknap press of Harvard University Press, |c c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 346 p. ; |c 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-269) and index.
Subjects: Nero, Emperor of Rome, |d 37-68. Emperors Rome Biography. Rome History Nero, 54-68.
Price: $30.00
Author: Chaplin, Joyce E.
Title: The first scientific American : Benjamin Franklin and the pursuit of genius
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 421 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-404) and index.
Subjects: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. Scientists and Statesmen United States.
Price: $25.00
Author: Cheever, John ; edited by Benjamin Cheever
Title: The letters of John Cheever
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, c1988.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 397 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Cheever, John Correspondence. Authors, American 20th century Correspondence.
Price: $18.00
Author: Chen, Da
Title: Colors of the mountain
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 310 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ; (acid-free paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Chen, Da, 1962- Childhood and youth. Biography. China History Cultural Revolution, )1966-1976) Personal narratives. China Social life and customs (1949- ).
Price: $12.00
Author: Chester, Alvin P.
Title: A sailor's odyssey : at peace and at war 1935-1945
Publisher: Miami : Odysseus Books, 1991.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xiii, 289 p., [20] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Special edition for the Destroyer Escort Sailor's Association. Master Steam or Motor Vessels of Any Gross Tons Upon Oceans.
Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 Naval operations, American. World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, American. Merchant mariners United States.
Price: $35.00
Author: Clark, Ronald W.
Title: Benjamin Franklin: a biography
Publisher: Edison, N.J.: Castle Books, 2004.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: 530 p. illus.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Benjamin Franklin. American history.
Price: $15.00
Author: Clarke, Thurston
Title: The last campaign : Robert F. Kennedy and 82 days that inspired America
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2008.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: xii, 321 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-310) and index.
Subjects: Presidents United States Election 1968. Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968. United States Politics and government 1963-1969.
Price: $30.00
Author: Cline, Isaac Monroe
Title: Storms, floods and sunshine; a book of memoirs
Publisher: New Orleans, Pelican Publishing Company [1945]
Edition: 3rd ed. 2nd printing
Physical description: x p., 3 l., 289, [1] p. front., illus. (incl. charts) plates, ports., diagrs. 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; New ; 1
Notes: Bibliography: p. [274]-280.
Subjects: Isaac Monroe Cline
Price: $25.00
Author: Clinton, Catherine
Title: Mrs. Lincoln : a life
Publisher: New York : Harper, c2009.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: viii, 415 p. : ill., ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-394) and index.
Subjects: Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882. Presidents' spouses United States. Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 Family.
Price: $18.00
Author: Coan, Eugene V.
Title: James Graham Cooper, pioneer western naturalist
Publisher: Moscow, Idaho : University Press of Idaho, 1981.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 255 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ; spine has a small tear
Notes: Northwest naturalist books. Bibliography: p. 216-248. Includes index.
Subjects: Cooper, J. G. (James Graham), 1830-1902. Naturalists United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Codrescu, Andrei
Title: The hole in the flag : a Romanian exile's story of return and revolution
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, c1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 249 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Romania History Revolution, 1989 Personal narratives. Romanian Americans. Codrescu, Andrei, (1946- ).
Price: $15.00
Author: Cohen, I. Bernard
Title: Benjamin Franklin, scientist and statesman
Publisher: New York : Scribner, c1975.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 95 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: DSB editions. Bibliography: p. 85-89. Includes index.
Subjects: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Price: $25.00
Author: Cohen, Jennifer Beth
Title: Lying together : my Russian affair
Publisher: Madison, Wisc. : University of Wisconsin Press, Terrace Books, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 214 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 214).
Subjects: Cohen, Jennifer Beth Relations with men. Foreign correspondents United States Biography. Journalists United States.
Price: $15.00
Author: Colette ; selected and translated by Robert Phelps
Title: Letters from Colette
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, c1980.
Edition: 1st edition
Physical description: x, 214 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; dj has one small chip
Notes:
Subjects: Colette, 1873-1954. Women authors, French 20th century Correspondence.
Price: $25.00
Author: Colley, Linda
Title: The ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh : a woman in world history
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2007.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xxxii, 363 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-345) and index.
Subjects: Marsh, Elizabeth, 1735-1785. Women travelers Biography. England Biography. Africa Description and travel. Asia Description and travel.
Price: $15.00
Author: Connell, Evan S.
Title: Son of the morning star
Publisher: San Francisco : North Point Press, 1984.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: 441 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Maps on lining papers. Bibliography: p. [425]-437. Includes index.
Subjects: Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Montana. Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876. United States. Army. Cavalry, 7th. Generals United States. Army. Cavalry, 7th.
Price: $15.00
Author: Conquest, Robert
Title: Stalin : breaker of nations
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1991.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xvii, 346 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 328-334) and index.
Subjects: Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953. Statesmen Soviet Union. Soviet Union Politics and government.
Price: $65.00
Author: Cook, Blanche Wiesen
Title: Eleanor Roosevelt volume 2
Publisher: New York : Viking, c1992-2016.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. v. 2. The defining years, 1933-1938 -- v. 3. The war years and after, 1939-1962.
Subjects: Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. Presidents' spouses United States Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Cooper, Anderson
Title: Dispatches from the edge : a memoir of war, disasters, and survival
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 212 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Tsunami -- Iraq -- Niger -- Katrina.
Subjects: Cooper, Anderson. Television journalists United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Cooper, Stephen
Title: Full of life : a biography of John Fante
Publisher: New York : North Point Press, 2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 406 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-385) and index.
Subjects: Fante, John, 1909-1983. Novelists, American 20th century. Screenwriters United States. Los Angeles, California In literature. Italian Americans.
Price: $25.00
Author: Coppola, Eleanor
Title: Notes on a life
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 290 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Coppola, Eleanor. Motion picture producers and directors United States. Film stuidies.
Price: $20.00
Author: Cornwell, John
Title: Hitler's pope : the secret history of Pius XII
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 430 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [413]-417) and index.
Subjects: Pius XII, Pope, 1876-1958. World War, 1939-1945 Religious aspects Catholic Church. Europe Politics and government 1918-1945.
Price: $12.00
Author: Coward, Noel ; edited and with commentary by Barry Day
Title: The letters of Noël Coward
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 780 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; dj has one small closed tear
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Coward, Noel, 1899-1973 Correspondence. Dramatists, English 20th century Correspondence. Actors Great Britain. Coward, Noel, 1899-1973 Friends, associates and Family.
Price: $25.00
Author: Cowles, Raymond B. (Raymond Bridgman) ; in collaboration with Elna S. Bakker ; foreword by Robert C. Stebbins ; ill. by Gerhard Bakker ; photos. by Raymond B. Cowles and Roy Pence
Title: Desert journal : a naturalist reflects on arid California
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c1977.
Edition: [1st ed. ]
Physical description: xv, 263 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Desert biology California. Cowles, Raymond B. (Raymond Bridgman), 1896-1975 Diaries. Biologists California Diaries.
Price: $35.00
Author: Cramer, Richard Ben
Title: Joe DiMaggio : the hero's life
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 546 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; Very Good
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: DiMaggio, Joe, 1914-1999. Baseball players United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Crandell, Doug
Title: Pig Boy's wicked bird : a memoir
Publisher: Chicago : Chicago Review Press, c2004.
Edition: ARC
Physical description: 261 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes:
Price: $25.00
Author: Crane, David
Title: Lord Byron's jackal : a life of Edward John Trelawny
Publisher: New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, c1999.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xiv, 398 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 1998. Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-387) and index.
Subjects: Trelawny, Edward John, 1792-1881. Authors, English 19th century. Adventure and adventurers Great Britain. Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 Friends and associates. Greece History War of Independence, 1821-1829 Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Crane, George L.
Title: Bones of the Master: a Buddhist monk's search for the lost heart of China
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 293 pages [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Autobiography Tsung-tsai. Buddhist priests -- China.
Price: $18.00
Author: Crimp, Susan and Patricia Burstein
Title: The many lives of Elton John
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Carol Pub. Group, c1992.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 310 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A Birch Lane Press book. Discography: p. 291-295. Includes bibliographical references (p. 296) and index.
Subjects: John, Elton. Rock musicians England.
Price: $15.00
Author: Crouch, Tom D.
Title: The Bishop's boys : a life of Wilbur and Orville Wright
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c1989.
Edition: 6th printing
Physical description: 606 p., [1] p. of plates : ill., ports ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index. Bibliography: p. 577-586. Signed by author on title page.
Subjects: Wright, Orville. Wright, Wilbur. Aeronautics United States.
Price: $10.00
Author: Cullen, Jim
Title: Born in the U.S.A. : Bruce Springsteen and the American tradition
Publisher: New York : Harper Collins, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 254 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-220), discography (p. 221-229) and index.
Subjects: Springsteen, Bruce. Rock musicians United States History and criticism.
Price: $18.00
Author: Cyr, Myriam
Title: Letters of a Portuguese nun : uncovering the mystery behind a seventeenth-century forbidden love ; a historical mystery
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xx, 236 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Subjects: Alcoforado, Mariana, 1640-1723. Guilleragues, Gabriel Joseph de Lavergne, vicomte de, 1628-1685. Lettres portugaises. Nuns Portugal. Correspondence. Love-letters Portugal Women authors.
Price: $18.00
Author: Dalrymple, William
Title: Nine lives : in search of the sacred in modern India
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvii, 275 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: First published: London : Bloomsbury, 2009. Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-267) and index.
Subjects: India Religion. Religious biography India.
Price: $25.00
Author: Dalton, David
Title: James Dean, the mutant king : a biography
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [1983], c1974.
Edition: 12th printing
Physical description: 361, [9] p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. 344-353. Discography: p. 354-[363]. Includes index.
Subjects: Dean, James, 1931-1955. Motion picture actors and actresses United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Dang Thuy Tram ; translated by Andrew X. Pham ; introduction by Frances Fitzgerald ; notes by Jane Barton Griffith, Robert Whitehurst, and Dang Kim Tram
Title: Last night I dreamed of peace : the diary of Dang Thuy Tram
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, c2007.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xxiii, 225 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Dang, ThŚy Trâm, 1943-1970 Diaries. Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Medical care Vietnam Quang Ngai (Province). Physicians Vietnam Diaries.
Price: $18.00
Author: Danticat, Edwidge
Title: Brother, I'm dying
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 272 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
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Subjects: Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Family. Authors, American 20th century. Uncles Haiti. Emigration and immigration. Haiti Social conditions 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Davenport-Hines, R. P. T. (Richard Peter Treadwell)
Title: Universal man : the lives of John Maynard Keynes
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2015]
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 418 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946. Economists Great Britain. Biographies.
Price: $25.00
Author: Davis, William C.
Title: Lincoln's men : how President Lincoln became father to an army and a nation
Publisher: New York, NY : Free Press, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 315 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; small closed tear dj
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-307) and index.
Price: $16.00
Author: De Cossart, Michael
Title: George Melhuish : Artist and Philosopher
Publisher: Falls, NH : A. Sutton, 1990.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description:
Condition: ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Melhuish, George. Artists England. Philosophers England.
Price: $24.00
Author: De Hartog, Jan
Title: A view of the ocean
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 102 p. : port. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002. Authors, Dutch 20th century. Authors, English 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Demos, John
Title: The unredeemed captive : a family story from early America
Publisher: New York : Alfred Knopf : Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 315 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; Inside front cover has prev. owner's stamp and owner's signature appears on t.p.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [253-310]) and index.
Subjects: Williams, Eunice, 1696-1786. Williams family. Williams, John, 1664-1729. Mohawk Indians Captivities. United States History Queen Anne's War, 1702-1713. Deerfield, Massachusetts History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Price: $10.00
Author: Denenberg, Barry
Title: Shadow life : a portrait of Anne Frank and her family
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, c2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 224 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographic references (p. 213-219) and index.
Subjects: Frank family. Frank, Anne, 1929-1945 Family. Frank, Margot Diaries. Jews Netherlands Amsterdam. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945).
Price: $15.00
Author: Didion, Joan
Title: The Year of Magical Thinking
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2005.
Edition: 18th printing
Physical description: 227 p. ; 21 cm.
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Subjects: Didion, Joan. Novelists, American 20th century Family relationships. Dunne, John Gregory, Death and burial. Journalists. Mothers and daughters Widows. Marriage. Family. Loss (Psychology) Grief.
Price: $10.00
Author: Didion, Joan
Title: The year of magical thinking
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2005.
Edition: 8th printing
Physical description: 227 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Novelists, American 20th century Family relationships. Dunne, John Gregory, Death and burial. Mothers and daughters U.S. Widows. Didion, Joan Marriage. Family. Loss (Psychology). Grief.
Price: $15.00
Author: Dillard, Annie
Title: An American childhood
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 255 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Subjects: Dillard, Annie Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Social life and customs.
Price: $12.00
Author: Dillard, Annie
Title: An American childhood
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 255 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; price clipped; rem star on bottom edges
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Subjects: Dillard, Annie Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th century. Pittsburgh (Pa.) Social life and customs.
Price: $12.00
Author: Dillard, Annie
Title: An American childhood
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1987.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: 255 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Subjects: Dillard, Annie Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Pittsburgh (Pa.) Social life and customs.
Price: $10.00
Author: Dinesen, Isak
Title: Out of Africa
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1983, c1938.
Edition: 2nd ed. , September 1983
Physical description: ix, 389 p. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Kenya Social life and customs.Country life. Kenya Description and travel. Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Homes and haunts. Authors, Danish 20th century. Kenya Intellectual life.
Price: $18.00
Author: Dobbs, Michael
Title: Madeleine Albright : a twentieth-century odyssey
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 1999.
Edition: 1st ed,
Physical description: vii, 466 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: Includes bibliographical references (p. [446]-449) and index. ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [446]-449) and index.
Subjects: Albright, Madeleine Korbel. Women cabinet officers United States. Cabinet officers. United Nations Officials and employees. Ambassadors.
Price: $25.00
Author: Donegan, Lawrence
Title: No news at Throat Lake
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 250 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Donegan, Lawrence. Journalists Ireland. Creeslough (Ireland) Social life and customs.
Price: $18.00
Author: Doty, Mark
Title: Firebird : a memoir
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 1999.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 200 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; rem. Line bottom edges ;
Notes:
Subjects: Doty, Mark Childhood and youth. Poets, American 20th century Family relationships. Memphis (Tenn.) Social life and customs. Poets, American 20th century Biography. Families Tennessee Memphis. Doty, Mark Family.
Price: $12.00
Author: Douglas, William O. (William Orville)
Title: Of men and mountains
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 338 p. : map ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Harper, 1950.
Subjects: Cascade Range. Wallowa Mountains, Oregon. Mountain life. Douglas, William O. (William Orville), 1898-1980 Childhood and youth. Judges United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Downing, Sybil and Robert E. Smith
Title: Tom Patterson : Colorado crusader for change
Publisher: Niwot, Colo. : University of Colorado, 1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; handwritten gift note on title page.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-262) and index.
Subjects: Patterson, Thomas MacDonald, 1839-1916. Politicians Colorado. Legislators United States. Colorado Politics and government 1876-1950. Colorado History 1876-1950. United States. Congress. American west.
Price: $25.00
Author: Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter
Title: Full bloom : the art and life of Georgia O'Keeffe
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 630, [48] p. of plates : col. ill., photos. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 555-604) and index.
Subjects: 'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986. Painters United States.
Price: $25.00
Author: Du Preez, Max
Title: Pale native: memoirs of a Renegade Afrikaner
Publisher: Cape Town : Zebra, 2004.
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: 286 p. ; illustrations
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
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Subjects: Journalist -- South Africa (Republic) -- memoirs. Buren -- History 20th century.
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Author: Dubus, Andre
Title: Meditations from a movable chair : essays
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 209 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Dubus, Andre. Novelists, American 20th century.
Price: $12.00
Author: Dujovne Ortiz, Alicia ; translated by Shawn Fields
Title: Eva Perón
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1996.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: 325 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-310) and index.
Subjects: Perón, Eva, 1919-1952. Presidents' spouses Argentina. Perón, Juan Domingo, 1895-1974. Presidents Argentina.
Price: $15.00
Author: Echikson, William
Title: Burgundy stars : a year in the life of a great French restaurant
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 311 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Loiseau, Bernard. La Côte d'Or (Restaurant). Cooks France Burgundy (France) Social life and customs.
Price: $18.00
Author: Edgerton, Clyde
Title: Solo : my adventures in the air
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, c2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 276 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; rem line across bottom edges
Notes:
Subjects: Air pilots, Military. Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Aerial operations, American. Novelists United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Edited by Anita Miller and James Papp ; illustrations by Augustus Hare and Julia Anderson-Miller
Title: Peculiar people : the story of my life
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Academy Chicago Publishers, 1995.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xiv, 303 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Hare, Augustus J. C. (Augustus John Cuthbert), 1834-1903. Great Britain History Victoria, 1837-1901 Biography. Eccentrics and eccentricities Great Britain.
Price: $25.00
Author: Edited by Charles Baxter, Michael Collier, and Edward Hirsch
Title: A William Maxwell portrait : memories and appreciations
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 234 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Maxwell, William, 1908-2000 Friends and associaties. Authors, American 20th century. Authors and publishers. Literature publishing. Editors United States.
Price: $25.00
Author: Edited by Joan Hoff-Wilson and Marjorie Lightman
Title: Without precedent : the life and career of Eleanor Roosevelt
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1984.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 266 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Everywoman : studies in history, literature, and culture. Includes bibliographies and index.
Subjects: Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. Presidents' spouses United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Edited by Kai Erikson
Title: Encounters
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c1989.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 163 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects: Artists Psychology. Celebrities Psychology.
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Author: Edited by Rudolph P. Byrd
Title: The world has changed : conversations with Alice Walker
Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvii, 340 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Walker, Alice, 1944- Interviews. Authors, American 20th century Interviews.
Price: $20.00
Author: Edited with an introduction by Harold Augenbraum and Ilan Stavans ; foreword by Ilan Stavans
Title: Growing up Latino : memoirs and stories
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1993.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xxix, 344 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: A Marc Jaffe book. Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-338).
Subjects: American fiction Hispanic American authors. Hispanic American youth. Hispanic Americans. Short stories, American. Autobiography.
Price: $8.00
Author: Edwards, Bob
Title: Edward R. Murrow and the Birth of Broadcast Journalism
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2004.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: xiii, 174 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Turning points. Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-168) and index.
Subjects: Murrow, Edward R. Journalists United States.
Price: $25.00
Author: Edwards, Bob
Title: Edward R. Murrow and the Birth of Broadcast Journalism
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 174 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Turning points. Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-168) and index.
Subjects: Murrow, Edward R. Journalists United States Biography.
Price: $20.00
Author: Eisenhower, John S. D.
Title: General Ike : a personal reminiscence
Publisher: New York : The Free Press, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxi, 277 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-258) and index.
Subjects: Eisenhower, Dwight David, 1890-1969 Military leadership. Generals United States. Army. World War, 1939-1945. Friends and associates.
Price: $15.00
Author: Elinor Wilson
Title: Jim BeckwourthJim Beckwourth: Black Mountain Man, War Chief of the Crows, Trader, Trapper
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press; 1980
Edition: 5th printing (Revised Edition)
Physical description: 264 p.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Beckwourth, James Pierson, 1798-1866. African Americans Biography Juvenile literature. Explorers.
Price: $35.00
Author: Eliot, Marc
Title: Walt Disney : Hollywood's dark prince : a biography
Publisher: Secaucus, N.J. : Carol Pub. Group, c1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxii, 305 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: A Birch Lane Press Book. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Disney, Walt, 1901-1966. Animators United States. Hollywood (Los Angeles, California).
Price: $30.00
Author: Elliot, Vivian, editor
Title: Dear Mr. Shaw : selections from Bernard Shaw's postbag
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 1987.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: XI, 376 S. : Ill.
Condition: Hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Shaw, Bernard, -- 1856-1950. Dramatists, English -- 20th century. Dramatists, Irish -- 19th and 20th century -- Correspondence.
Price: $30.00
Author: Ellmann, Richard
Title: Oscar Wilde
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1988, c1987.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xvii, 680 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: paperback ; g+ ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. [623]-624. Includes index.

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Author: Ellmann, Richard
Title: Oscar Wilde
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1988, c1987.
Edition: 13th Printing
Physical description: xvii, 680 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. [623]-624. Includes index.
Subjects: Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Authors, Irish 19th century Biography.
Price: $40.00
Author: Ely, Joe
Title: Bonfire of roadmaps
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2007.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 194 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 CD (4 3/4 in.).
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Brad and Michele Moore roots music series.
Subjects: Ely, Joe. Country musicians Travel. Voyages and travels Poetry. Lyric poetry.
Price: $45.00
Author: Epstein, Daniel Mark
Title: What lips my lips have kissed : the loves and love poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.4th printing
Physical description: xvii, 300 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A John Macrae book. Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-286) and index.
Subjects: Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950. Poets, American 20th century Biography. Women and literature United States History. Love poetry, American History and criticism.
Price: $18.00
Author: Epstein, Pierre
Title: Abraham Epstein : the forgotten father of social security
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2006.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 332 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-318) and index.
Subjects: Epstein, Abraham, 1892-1942. Social security United States.
Price: $50.00
Author: Erdrich, Louise
Title: The blue jay's dance : a birth year
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 223 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Erdrich, Louise Family. Novelists, American. 20th century Family relationships. Mothers and daughters. Motherhood. Childbirth.
Price: $12.00
Author: Feiffer, Jules
Title: Backing into forward : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2010.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: 440 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
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ubjects: Feiffer, Jules. Authors, American 20th century. Cartoonists United States. Price: $18.00
Author: Fellman, Michael
Title: The making of Robert E. Lee
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xx, 360 p.: ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-342) and index.
Subjects: Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 Political and social views. Generals Confederate States of America. Confederate States of America. Army. Gentry Southern States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Fields, Armond and L. Marc Fields
Title: From the Bowery to Broadway : Lew Fields and the roots of American popular theater
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: xvii, 552 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 26 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 541-544) and index.
Subjects: Fields, Lew, 1867-1941. Theater United States History 20th century. Comedians United States.
Price: $45.00
Author: Fiennes, Ranulph, Sir
Title: Mind over matter : the epic crossing of the Antarctic continent
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, 1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 322 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-306) and index.
Subjects: Pentland South Pole Expedition (1992-1993)
Price: $12.00
Author: Fiennes, William
Title: The music room
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2009.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 215 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Also published: London : Picador, 2009.
Subjects: Fiennes, William Childhood and youth. Family. Homes and haunts Broughton Castle, England. Brothers. Epileptics. Banbury Region Oxfordshire, England.
Price: $18.00
Author: Firestone, Tirzah
Title: With roots in heaven : one woman's passionate journey into the heart of her faith
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dutton, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 348 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Firestone, Tirzah. Women rabbis United States.
Price: $15.00
Author: Fischer, Erica ; translated from the German by Edna McCown
Title: Aimée & Jaguar : a love story, Berlin 1943
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 274 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Wust, Elisabeth. Schragenheim, Felice, 1922-1944? Berlin (Germany). Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Germany Berlin.
Price: $18.00
Author: Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy)
Title: To begin again : stories and memoirs, 1908-1929
Publisher: San Francisco : Pantheon Books, c1992.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vi, 179 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy), 1908-1992. Authors, American 20th century. Food writers United States. Gastronomy.
Price: $25.00
Author: Fishgall, Gary
Title: Pieces of time : the life of James Stewart
Publisher: New York : Scribner, c1997.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: 416 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: A Lisa Drew book. Filmography: p. 374-383. Includes bibliographical references (p. 398-405) and index.
Subjects: Stewart, James, 1908-1997. Motion picture actors and actresses United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Fisk, Wilbur ; foreword by Reid Mitchell ; edited by Emil and Ruth Rosenblatt
Title: Hard marching every day : the Civil War letters of Private Wilbur Fisk, 1861-1865
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c1992.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 383 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Modern war studies Originally published: Anti-rebel. Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y. : Rosenblatt, 1983. With new introd. Includes index.
Subjects: Fisk, Wilbur, 1839-1914. United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865) Civil War, 1861-1865 Personal narratives. Soldiers Vermont.
Price: $25.00
Author: Flanner, Janet ; edited by Natalia Danesi Murray
Title: Darlinghissima : letters to a friend
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1985.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 507 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Flanner, Janet, 1892-1978. Authors, American 20th century Correspondence. Paris, France Intellectual life. Americans France Paris History. Murray, Natalia Danesi Correspondence.
Price: $15.00
Author: Foote, Horton
Title: Farewell : a memoir of a Texas childhood
Publisher: New York : Scribner, c1999.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 287 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; dj has one small chip
Notes:
Subjects: Foote, Horton Childhood and youth. Homes and haunts. Dramatists, American 20th century. Screenwriters United States. Intellectual life 20th century. Texas Social life and customs. Wharton, Texas. Families.
Price: $18.00
Author: Foster, Barbara M. and Michael Foster
Title: Forbidden Journey : the life of Alexandra David-Neel
Publisher: San Francisco : Harper & Row, c1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 363 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; rem star on bottom edges
Notes: Bibliography: p. [349]-355. Includes index.
Subjects: David-Neel, Alexandra, 1868-1969. Buddhist scholars France.
Price: $15.00
Author: Fowles, John ; edited and with an introduction by Charles Drazin
Title: The Journals: 1949-1965
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2005-2006.
Edition: uncorrected proof
Physical description: 2 v. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2003-2006. Includes indexes. v. 1. 1949-1965 -- v. 2. 1966-1990.
Subjects: Fowles, John, 1926-2005 Diaries. Novelists, English 20th century Diaries.
Price: $40.00
Author: Franken, Al
Title: Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
Publisher: New York : Twelve, 2017
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: vi, 406 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; signed by author on tp ;
Notes:
Subjects: Franken, Al.; Legislators; Comedians; Entertainment & Performing Arts.; Personal Memoirs, Political.; Humor, Politics.; Comedy.; American Government.
Price: $50.00
Author: Franklin, Benjamin
Title: The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Publisher: Barnes Noble Books
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: ill. ; 23 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Harvard classics
Subjects: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. Statesmen United States Biography. Quakers Biography.
Price: $20.00
Author: Fraser, Flora
Title: The unruly queen : the life of Queen Caroline
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1996.
Edition: 4rth printing, 11/1996
Physical description: xxi, 537 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Maps of Europe and the Levant c. 1815, with London c. 1815 insert ; maps of the principal journeys of Queen Caroline, 1794-1820 . Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-518) and index.
Subjects: Caroline, Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain, 1768-1821. Great Britain History George IV, 1820-1830. Queens Great Britain.
Price: $18.00
Author: Frayn, Michael and David Burke
Title: The Copenhagen papers : an intrigue
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 129 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Originally published: Celia's secret. London : Faber and Faber, 2000.
Subjects: Frayn, Michael Copenhagen. Forgery of manuscripts England History 20th century. Germans England Godmanchester History. Nuclear weapons. Scientists biography . Atomic bomb History. Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976. Burke, David.
Price: $8.00
Author: Fredston, Jill A.
Title: Rowing to latitude : journeys along the Arctic's edge
Publisher: New York : North Point Press, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 289 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Fredston, Jill A. Travel. Rowing Arctic regions. Women rowers United States. Rowers.
Price: $18.00
Author: Fryer, Jonathan
Title: Andre & Oscar : the literary friendship of Andre Gide and Oscar Wilde
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 214 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-243) and index.
Subjects: Gide, Andre, 1869-1951. Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 Friends and associates. Authors, French 20th century. Authors, Irish 19th century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Gage, Nicholas
Title: Greek fire : the story of Maria Callas and Aristotle Onassis
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxi, 422 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; Used Like New
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Callas, Maria, 1923-1977. Onassis, Aristotle Socrates, 1906-1975.
Price: $18.00
Author: Gaines, Ernest J.; compiled and edited by Marcia Gaudet and Reggie Young
Title: Mozart and Leadbelly : stories and essays
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxii, 158 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Louisiana Social life and customs. Gaines, Ernest J., 1933- Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th. African American authors. African Americans. California and Louisiana.
Price: $25.00
Author: Gardner, John
Title: The Life and Times of Chaucer
Publisher: New York : Knopf : distributed by Random House, 1977.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: ix, 328, x p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. Poets, English Middle English, 1100-1500 Biography. Great Britain History 14th century.
Price: $25.00
Author: Garrison, Walt with John Tullius
Title: Once a cowboy
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1988.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 212 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Garrison, Walt. Football players. Dallas Cowboys (Football team) United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Garrison, Walt with John Tullius
Title: Once a cowboy
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1988.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 212 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
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Subjects: Garrison, Walt. Football players United States. Dallas Cowboys (Football team).
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Author: Gay, Peter
Title: My German question : growing up in Nazi Berlin
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 208 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Gay, Peter, 1923- Childhood and youth. Jews Germany Berlin. National socialism Germany Berlin. Jews Germany History 1933-1945. Jews Persecutions Germany Berlin.
Price: $18.00
Author: Gibson, Ian, 1939-
Title: Federico García Lorca : a life
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1989.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xxii, 551 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index. Loosely based on the two-vol. Spanish work: Federico García Lorca. Bibliography: p. 519-538.
Subjects: García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936. Authors, Spanish 20th century Biography.
Price: $35.00
Author: Gittings, Robert
Title: Young Thomas Hardy / Thomas Hardy's later years
Publisher: New York: Quality Paperback Book Club, c. 1990.
Edition: Book club ed.
Physical description: 244 p. illus.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 Childhood and youth. Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 Last years. Authors, English 20th century.
Price: $12.00
Author: Glendinning, Victoria
Title: Leonard Woolf : a biography
Publisher: New York : Free Press, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 498 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; price clipped
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-477) and index.
Subjects: Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969. Political scientists. Publishers and publishing. Authors, English 20th century Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Godwin, Peter
Title: When a Crocodile Eats the Sun
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2007.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: 344 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Originally published: South Africa : Picador Africa, 2006. Includes bibliographical references.
Price: $15.00
Author: Goldberg, Natalie
Title: The great failure : a bartender, a monk, and my unlikely path to truth
Publisher: [San Francisco, Calif.] : HarperSanFrancisco, c2004.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: 192 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Goldberg, Natalie. Spiritual biography. Emotional maturity.
Price: $15.00
Author: Goldsmith, Barbara
Title: Obsessive Genius
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 256 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Great discoveries Atlas books. Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-255).
Subjects: Curie, Marie, 1867-1934. Chemists Poland Biography. Women chemists Poland Biography.
Price: $20.00
Author: Goldstone, Lawrence
Title: The activist : John Marshall, Marbury v. Madison, and the myth of judicial review
Publisher: New York : Walker & Co., 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 294 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-283) and index.
Price: $15.00
Author: Gopnik, Adam
Title: Through the children's gate : a home in New York
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 318 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: New York Description and travel. Gopnik, Adam Homes and haunts. Gopnik, Adam Family. New York Social life and customs. Home Social aspects. Psychological aspects.
Price: $12.00
Author: Gordon, Lyndall
Title: Lives like loaded guns : Emily Dickinson and her family's feuds
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2010.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xvii, 491 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., geneal. table, map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-470) and indexes.
Subjects: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 Family. Poets, American 19th century Family relationships. Amherst (Mass.) Intellectual life 19th century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Gordon, Lyndall
Title: Lives Like Loaded Guns
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2010.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xvii, 491 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., geneal. table, map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-470) and indexes.
Subjects: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 Family. Poets, American 19th century Family relationships. Amherst (Mass.) Intellectual life 19th century.
Price: $35.00
Author: Gosnell, Mariana
Title: Zero three bravo : solo across America in a small plane
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1993.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 371 p. : ill., 2 maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: United States Description and travel. Gosnell, Mariana Travel. Air travel.
Price: $15.00
Author: Gould, William John Gilbert ; edited by William R. Gould
Title: My life on mountain railroads
Publisher: Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, 1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 250 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; new ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Gould, William John Gilbert, 1888-1961. Mountain railroads Utah History. Mountain railroads Utah Employees.
Price: $45.00
Author: Grandin, Temple
Title: Thinking in Pictures
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 222 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-220).
Subjects: Grandin, Temple. Autistic people United States Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Grant, Michael
Title: Constantine the great : the man and his times
Publisher: New York : Scribner's ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 267 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-257) and index.
Subjects: Constantine I, Emperor of Rome, d. 337. Emperors Rome Biography. Christian saints Rome Biography. Rome History Constantine I, the Great, 306-337. Church history Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Price: $18.00
Author: Grant, Michael
Title: Constantine the great the man and his times
Publisher: Scribner's Maxwell Macmillan International, New York New York : 2002
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 267 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Constantine; Emperors; Christian saints; Church history
Price: $18.00
Author: Grass, Gunter; translated by Michael Henry Heim
Title: My century
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 280 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book." Translation of "Mein Jahrhundert". Winner of the 1999 Nobel Prize for Literarture.
Subjects:
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Author: Graves, John
Title: Myself & strangers : a memoir of apprenticeship
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 235 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Graves, John, 1920-2013 Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Graves, John, 1920-2013 Travel. Americans Foreign countries. Texas Biography.
Price: $35.00
Author: Gray, Edward G.
Title: The making of John Ledyard : empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2007.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xiii, 224 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-215) and index.
Subjects: Ledyard, John, 1751-1789. Explorers. Travelers. Ledyard, John, 1751-1789 Friends and associates. Voyages and travels History 18th century. United States Description and travel. Oceania. Russia.
Price: $35.00
Author: Green, Melissa
Title: Color is the suffering of light : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 341 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
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Subjects: Green, Melissa. Authors, American 20th century.
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Author: Green, Roger
Title: Hydra and the bananas of Leonard Cohen : a serach for serenity in the sun : (a Greek parabola for us all)
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-214) and index.
Subjects: Green, Roger. Cohen, Leonard. Hydra Island (Greece) Description and travel. Authors, English 20th century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Green, Roger
Title: Hydra and the Bananas of Leonard Cohen
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2003.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Condition: Hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Hydra Island (Greece) -- Description and travel. Authors, English. Green, Roger. Cohen, Leonard, -- 1934-2016.
Price: $35.00
Author: Greenberg, Clement ; edited by Janice Van Horne
Title: The Harold letters, 1928-1943 : the making of an American intellectual
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Counterpoint, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 310 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg ; (alk. paper) ; dj has a 1" tear at lower fold
Notes:
Subjects: Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994 Correspondence. Knowledge and learning. United States Intellectual life 20th century Sources. Lazarus, Harold, 1909-1983 Correspondence.
Price: $15.00
Author: Greene, Bob
Title: Duty : a father, his son, and the man who won the war
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 295 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Tibbets, Paul W. (Paul Warfield), 1915-2007. Hiroshima-shi, Japan History Bombardment, 1945. Air pilots, Military United States. Greene, Robert B., 1915-1998. Fathers and sons Greene, Bob Family. Columbus, Ohio.
Price: $15.00
Author: Greene, Graham
Title: Getting to know the general : the story of an involvement
Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys Publishers, 1984.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 223 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Torrijos, Omar, 1929-1981 Friends and associates. Panama Politics and government 1946- . Heads of state Panama. Generals Panama. Greene, Graham, 1904-1991 Friends and associates.
Price: $60.00
Author: Greenspan, Alan
Title: The age of turbulence : adventures in a new world
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 531p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [510]-512) and index.
Subjects: Greenspan, Alan. Government economists United States. United States Economic conditions.
Price: $15.00
Author: Grumbach, Doris
Title: Extra innings : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 298 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes:
Subjects: Grumbach, Doris Diaries. Novelists, American 20th century Diaries. Maine Social life and customs.
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Author: Guralnick, Peter
Title: Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock 'n' Roll
Publisher:
Edition: 1st
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Author: Gussow, Mel
Title: Edward Albee : a singular journey : a biography
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 448 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: harback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [411]-433) and index.
Subjects: Albee, Edward, 1928-2016. Dramatists, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $30.00
Author: Guérard, Albert J. (Albert Joseph)
Title: André Gide.
Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1951.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xvii, 263 p. 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/none ;
Notes: Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. [243]-254)
Subjects: Gide, Andre, 1869-1951
Price: $18.00
Author: Hack, Richard
Title: Hughes, the private diaries, memos and letters : the definitive biography of the first American billionaire
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : New Millennium Press, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 444 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 396-426) and index.
Subjects: Hughes, Howard, 1905-1976. Businesspeople United States. Millionaires United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Hall, Donald
Title: Life work
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, c1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description:
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Author relates how his life is modeled on his family's lives of work, solitude, love, and devotion to craft.
Subjects: Hall, Donald. Poets, American 20th century Biography. Authorship. Work.
Price: $20.00
Author: Hamid, Mohsin
Title: The reluctant fundamentalist
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 184 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Pakistani Americans. Race discrimination. Self-perception. Psychological fiction.
Price: $25.00
Author: Hampton, Dina
Title: Little Red : three passionate lives through the sixties and beyond
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 308 pages, 12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; alk. paper
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-293) and index.
Subjects: United States History 1961-1969. Little Red School House (New York, N.Y.) Alumni and alumnae. Davis, Angela Yvonne. Hurwitz, Tom. Abrams, Elliott. Women political activists. Cinematographers. Political consultants.
Price: $18.00
Author: Harjo, Joy
Title: Crazy brave : a memoir
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 169 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Harjo, Joy. Women poets, American. Indian authors United States.
Price: $15.00
Author: Hart, Mother Dolores ; OSB and Richard DeNeut
Title: The ear of the heart : an actress' journey from Hollywood to holy vows
Publisher: San Francisco : Ignatius Press, [2013]
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: xvii, 457 pages, [64] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Hart, Dolores. Motion picture actors and actresses United States. Benedictine nuns Biography. Abbey of Regina Laudis. Bethlehem, Connecticut.
Price: $20.00
Author: Hays, David
Title: My old man and the sea : a father and son sail around Cape Horn
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1995.
Edition: 7th printing
Physical description: xiv, 227 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Hays, Daniel, 1960- Travel. Hays, David, 1930- Travel. Sparrow (Yacht). Voyages and travels. Horn, Cape (Chile).
Price: $20.00
Author: Hays, David
Title: Today I Am a Boy
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 255 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Hays, David Religion. Jews Connecticut Chester (Town) Biography. Bar mitzvah.
Price: $18.00
Author: Headley, Maria Dahvana
Title: The year of yes : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed. , 3rd printing
Physical description: 275 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Headley, Maria Dahvana, 1977- Relations with men. Single women New York. Dating (Social customs) New York (State) New York.
Price: $25.00
Author: Heat Moon, William Least
Title: River-horse : the logbook of a boat across America
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 506 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; Signed by the author on title page
Notes: A Peter Davison book.
Subjects: United States Description and travel. Heat Moon, William Least Travel. Inland navigation. Boats and boating. Dories (Boats).
Price: $30.00
Author: Hecht, Julie
Title: Was this man a genius? : talks with Andy Kaufman
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 169 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Kaufman, Andy, 1949-1984 Anecdotes.
Price: $18.00
Author: Hedrick, Joan D.
Title: Harriet Beecher Stowe : a life
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 507 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 474-487) and index.
Subjects: Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Women and literature United States History 19th century. Authors, American 19th century. Abolitionists.
Price: $18.00
Author: Hegi, Ursula
Title: Tearing the silence : being German in America
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, c1997.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 302 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: German Americans Interviews. US Ethnic relations. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Germany Influence. World War, 1939-1945 Children Germany. Personal narratives. World War, 1939-1945.
Price: $25.00
Author: Heilbrun, Carolyn G.
Title: Writing a woman's life
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1988.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 144 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; price clipped
Notes: Bibliography: p. [133]-138. Includes index.
Subjects: History and criticism. Biography as a literary form. Autobiography Women authors. Women Authorship. Women and literature.
Price: $18.00
Author: Heilbrun, Carolyn G.
Title: The Garnett family
Publisher: New York : the MacMillan Company, 1961
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 214 p. illus. 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Issued in microfilm form in 1959 as thesis, Columbia University. Includes index.
Subjects: Garnett family.
Price: $35.00
Author: Heinzl, Richard
Title: Cambodia calling : a memoir from the frontlines of humanitarian aid
Publisher: Mississauga, Ont. : John Wiley & Sons Canada, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 259 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 256).
Subjects: Heinzl, Richard. Doctors Without Borders (Association). Cambodian-Vietnamese Conflict, 1977-1991 Medical care. Medical assistance, Canadian Cambodia. Physicians. Cambodia Social life and customs 20th century.
Price: $25.00
Author: Heller, Joseph
Title: Now and Then : from Coney Island to here
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998.
Edition: 2nd Printing Before Publication
Physical description: 259 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Heller, Joseph. Novelists, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Heller, Peter
Title: Hell or high water : surviving Tibet's Tsangpo River
Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale, 2004
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 278 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Kayaking
Price: $20.00
Author: Hellman, Lillian ; introd. by Garry Wills
Title: Scoundrel time
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1976.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 155 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; g+/g+ ; ex-library with all expected markings
Notes:
Subjects: Hellman, Lillian. Dramatists, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $8.00
Author: Hibbert, Christopher
Title: The virgin queen : Elizabeth I, genius of the Golden Age
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 287 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-274) and index.
Subjects: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603. Great Britain History Elizabeth, 1558-1603. Queens Great Britain.
Price: $18.00
Author: Hibbert, Christopher
Title: Mussolini: The Rise and Fall of Il Duce
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
Edition: no ed. Stated
Physical description: xvi, 368 p., [16] p. of plates
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Mussolini, Benito; Dictators; Fascists
Price: $30.00
Author: Hickam, Homer H.
Title: The Coalwood way
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 318 p. : 1 map ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Hickam, Homer H., Homes and haunts. Childhood and youth. West Virginia Intellectual life 20th century. Social life and customs. Novelists, American 20th century Biography. Aerospace engineers United States. Christmas.
Price: $15.00
Author: Hoare, Philip
Title: Oscar Wilde's last stand : decadence, conspiracy, and the most outrageous trial of the century
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub., 1998.
Edition: Print line reads "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2"
Physical description: vi, 250 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-240) and index.
Subjects: Billing, Noel Pemberton, 1881-1948 Trials, litigation, etc. Trials (Libel) England London. Allan, Maud. Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Salomé.
Price: $20.00
Author: Hodes, Martha Elizabeth
Title: The sea captain's wife : a true story of love, race, and war in the nineteenth century
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 384 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-360) and index.
Subjects: Connolly, Eunice Richardson Stone, 1831-1877. Women. United States History 19th century Sources.
Price: $18.00
Author: Hoess, Rudolf
Title: The Commandant : an account by the first commanding officer of Auschwitz
Publisher: New York : Overlook Duckworth, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 112 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: H os, Rudolf, 1900-1947. Auschwitz (Concentration camp) Concentration camp commandants Germany Biography. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Jews Persecutions Europe.
Price: $30.00
Author: Holmes, Richard
Title: Dr. Johnson & Mr. Savage
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [1994]
Edition: 1st
Physical description: xii, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Map on lining papers.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-242) and index.
Subjects: Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 . Savage, Richard, -1743 Friends and associates. Friendship. Authors, English 18th century. Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) Murderers Great Britain. Biography as a literary form.
Price: $18.00
Author: Honan, Park
Title: Shakespeare : a life
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998..
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: xvi, 479 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-450) and index.
Subjects: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Dramatists, English Early modern, 1500-1700 Biography. Stratford-upon-Avon (England)
Price: $25.00
Author: Huler, Scott
Title: Defining the wind : the Beaufort scale, and how a nineteenth-century admiral turned science into poetry
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 290 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Beaufort scale. Beaufort, Francis, Sir, 1774-1857. Hurricane Fran.
Price: $18.00
Author: Hunter, Tab
Title: Tab Hunter Confidential
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, c2005.
Edition: Advance Reading Copy
Physical description: 378p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Hunter, Tab. Motion picture actors and actresses United States Biography.
Price: $15.00
Author: Irving, John
Title: My movie business : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 170 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (acid-free paper) ; corner of fep clipped
Notes:
Subjects: Irving, John, 1942- Film and video adaptations. Novelists, American 20th century. Screenwriters United States. Cider house rules (Motion picture). Motion picture authorship.
Price: $10.00
Author: Isaacson, Walter
Title: Steve Jobs
Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: xxi, 630 pages: illustrations; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; price clipped ; vg/vg
Notes:
Subjects: Jobs, Steve, 1955-2011. Apple Computer, Inc. History. Computer engineers United States Biography. Chief executive officers United States Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Ives, E. W. (Eric William)
Title: Lady Jane Grey : a Tudor mystery
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xiv, 367 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Grey, Jane, Lady, 1537-1554. Great Britain Kings and rulers Succession History 16th century. Queens Great Britain.
Price: $35.00
Author: Jackson, Phil and Hugh Delehanty
Title: Eleven rings : the soul of success
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2013.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 356 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Condition: Hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Jackson, Phil. Basketball coaches United States. Coaching (Athletics) Philosophy. Success. Leadership.
Price: $25.00
Author: Jaffrey, Madhur
Title: Climbing the mango trees : a memoir of a childhood in India
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition: 3rd printing
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Author: Jago, Lucy
Title: The northern lights
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2001.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xv, 297 p. : maps ; 22 cm.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-288) and index.
Subjects: Birkeland, Kr. (Kristian), 1867-1917. Auroras. Geophysicists Norway.
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Author: James, Kelly
Title: Dancing with the witchdoctor : one woman's stories of mystery and adventure in Africa
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 235 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
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Subjects: James, Kelly, (1949- ). Women private investigators California San Francisco. Criminal investigation Africa Case studies.
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Author: Jamison, Kay R.
Title: Nothing was the same : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Author: Jerome, John
Title: On turning sixty-five : notes from the field
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 255 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper) ; gift note on title page
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Jerome, John. Older people United States. Aging United States Case studies.
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Author: Johnson, Paul
Title: Napoleon
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 190 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Penguin lives series. "A Penguin life." "A Lipper/Viking book." Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821. France History 1789-1815. Emperors France.
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Author: Johnson, Paul
Title: Churchill
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Author: Jones, Malcolm
Title: Little boy blues
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 228 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.
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Notes: A memoir.
Subjects: Jones, Malcolm, (1952- ) Childhood and youth. Homes and haunts North Carolina. Journalists United States. North Carolina Social life and customs 20th century.
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Author: Jourdan, Carolyn
Title: Heart in the right place
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Subjects: Jourdan, Carolyn. Medical assistants Tennessee. United States. Congress. Senate Officials and employees.
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Author: Ju"nger, Ernst
Title: Sa"mtliche Werke / 16 : Abt. 3, Erza"hlende Schriften Heliopolis.
Publisher: Stuttgart : Klett-Cotta, 1980
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: 389 p. ; 24 cm
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Subjects: Ju"nger, Ernst.
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Author: Jungk, Peter Stephan ; translated from the German by Anselm Hollo
Title: Franz Werfel : a life in Prague, Vienna, and Hollywood
Publisher: New York : Grove Weidenfeld, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 318 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Notes: Translation of: Franz Werfel. Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subjects: Werfel, Franz, 1890-1945. Authors, German 20th century.
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Author: Jäger, Lorenz ; translated by Stewart Spencer
Title: Adorno : a political biography
Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, 2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 235 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index. Translated from the German.
Subjects: Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969. Philosophers Germany.
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Author: Kalish, Mildred Armstrong
Title: Little heathens : hard times and high spirits on an Iowa farm during the Great Depression
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2007.
Edition: 11th printing
Physical description: x, 292 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
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Subjects: Kalish, Mildred Armstrong Childhood and youth. Family. Farm life. Iowa social life and customs. Depressions 1929. New Deal, 1933-1939. Rural families. Benton County, Iowa Rural conditions.
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Author: Kamdar, Mira
Title: Motiba's tattoos : a granddaughter's journey into her Indian family's past
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxv, 289 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Kamdar, Mira. Gujarati Americans. East Indian American women. Racially mixed people United States. East Indian Americans Ethnic identity. Kamdar family. Grandmothers. Kathiawar Agency Social life and customs 20th century.
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Author: Kamin, Ben
Title: Stones in the soul : one day in the life of an American rabbi
Publisher: New York : Macmillan Pub. Co., c1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 241 p. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Kamin, Ben. Rabbis United States. Rabbis United States Office. Pastoral counseling (Judaism).
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Author: Kanigel, Robert
Title: Eyes on the street : the life of Jane Jacobs
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 482 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; ; vg+/vg+
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Subjects: Jacobs, Jane, 1916-2006. City planners United States and Canada Biography. City planning and urban renewal history 20th century. Sociology, Urban Philosophy.
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Author: Kann, Wendy
Title: Casting with a fragile thread : a story of sisters and Africa
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 284 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Kann, Wendy. Zimbabweans Connecticut. Sisters Zimbabwe. Whites Zimbabwe.
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Author: Kaplan, Alice Yaeger
Title: French lessons : a memoir
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1993.
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: 221 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Kaplan, Alice Yaeger. French teachers United States. French philology Study and teaching.
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Author: Kasper, Shirl
Title: Annie Oakley
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1992.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 288 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Oakley, Annie, 1860-1926. Shooters of firearms United States Biography. Entertainers United States Biography.
Subjects: Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-277) and index.
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Author: Kattan, Naőm
Title: Farewell, Babylon : coming of age in Jewish Baghdad
Publisher: Boston : David R. Godine, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 199 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Kattan, Naőm, (1928- ). Authors, Canadian 20th century Jews Iraq Baghdad. Baghdad (Iraq) History. Social conditions.
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Author: Kaye, Lenny
Title: You call it madness : the sensuous song of the croon
Publisher: New York : Villard, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 499 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [443]-451), discography (p. [453]-456), and indexes.
Subjects: Columbo, Russ, 1908-1934. Singers United States Crooning.
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Author: Keller, Helen ; supplementary materials written by David Gold
Title: The story of my life
Publisher: New York : Tess Press, n.d.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: 138 p.
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Subjects: Keller, Helen, 1880-1968. Deafblind women United States
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Author: Kelly, Clara Olink
Title: The flamboya tree : memories of a mother's wartime courage
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 204 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ; (acid-free paper)
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Subjects: Kelly, Clara Olink. Olink, Clara, 1913-1970. World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, Dutch. Prisoners and prisons, Japanese. Concentration camps Indonesia. Prisoners of war Indonesia Biography. World War, 1939-1945 Atrocities.
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Author: Kemper, Steve
Title: A labyrinth of kingdoms : 10,000 miles through Islamic Africa
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 415 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-396) and index.
Subjects: Barth, Heinrich, 1821-1865 Travel. Africa, Central and Noth Discovery and exploration German and British. Description and travel. Discovery and exploration German and British. Explorers Germany.
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Author: Kennan, George F. (George Frost)
Title: Sketches from a life
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1989.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: xiv, 365 p. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects: Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005 Diaries. Ambassadors United States. Historians. Europe Politics and government (1918- ). Europe Social conditions 20th century.
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Author: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Title: Profiles in courage
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2003.
Edition: 7th printing
Physical description: xxii, 245 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (acid-free paper) ; price clipped
Notes: Originally published: Harper & Brothers, 1956. Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-237) and index.
Subjects: Legislators. United States. Congress. Senate Courage. United States Politics and government.
Price: $18.00
Author: Kershaw, Alex
Title: Blood and champagne : the life and times of Robert Capa
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 298 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-289) and index.
Subjects: Capa, Robert, 1913-1954. News photographers. War photographers United States.
Price: $25.00
Author: Kibble, Sally
Title: The Artist's Daughter : a fictionalized memoir of Ellen Churchyard
Publisher: Antique Collectors Club Limited c.2009
Edition: no edition stated
Physical description: 229 p. ; illus. [color]
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Churchyard, Ellen. Churchyard, Thomas. Suffolk.
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Author: Kidder, Tracy
Title: Mountains beyond mountains
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 317 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; alk. paper
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-317).
Subjects: Farmer, Paul. Physicians Biography. Missionaries, Medicine. Poor Medical care. Right to health. Human rights.
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Author: Kidder, Tracy
Title: Mountains beyond mountains
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2003.
Edition: 17th printing
Physical description: 317 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-317).
Subjects: Farmer, Paul, (1959- ). Physicians. Missionaries, Medical Biography. Poor Medical care. Right to health. Human rights.
Price: $18.00
Author: Kirstein, Lincoln
Title: Mosaic : memoirs
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 269 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996 Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Ballet Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Klein, Robert
Title: The amorous busboy of Decatur Avenue : a child of the fifties looks back
Publisher: New York : Touchstone, c2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 358 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Klein, Robert. Comedians United States. Actors United States.
Price: $15.00
Author: Kozhina, Elena Fedorovna ; translated by Vadim Mahmoudov
Title: Through the burning steppe : a wartime memoir
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2000.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 176 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Kozhina, Elena Fedorovna. World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, Russian. Refugees. Children Soviet Union Biography.
Price: $8.00
Author: Krakauer, Jon
Title: Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Publisher: New York : Villard, c1997.
Edition: 6th printing
Physical description: xx, 293 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Map on lining papers. Includes bibliographical references (p. 293).
Subjects: Mountaineering accidents Everest, Mount (China and Nepal). Mountaineering expeditions. Adventure Consultants. Guided Expedition (1996 : Mount Everest) Mountain Madness (Firm). Everest Expedition (1996) Krakauer, Jon.
Price: $15.00
Author: Krakauer, Jon
Title: Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Publisher: New York : Villard, c1997.
Edition: 9th printing
Physical description: xx, 293 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper) ; price-clipped
Notes: Map on lining papers. Includes bibliographical references (p. 293).
Subjects: Mountaineering accidents Everest, Mount (China and Nepal). Mountaineering expeditions. Adventure Consultants. Guided Expedition (1996 : Mount Everest) Mountain Madness (Firm). Everest Expedition (1996) Krakauer, Jon.
Price: $18.00
Author: Kurin, Richard
Title: Madcap May : mistress of myth, men & hope
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Books, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 274 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Yohe, May, 1869-1938. Women singers. Actors United States Biography.
Price: $40.00
Author: Lacey, Robert
Title: Great tales from English history. : The truth about King Arthur, Lady Godiva, Richard the Lionheart, and more
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 254 p. : maps ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: First published in Great Britain by Little, Brown, 2003. Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-240) and index.
Subjects: Great Britain History To 1485 Anecdotes.
Price: $25.00
Author: Land, Brad
Title: Goat : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 210 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Land, Brad Youth. South Carolina Social life and customs. Violence South Carolina.
Price: $18.00
Author: Langewiesche, William
Title: Inside the sky : a meditation on flight
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 240 p. : 1 ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Langewiesche, William Anecdotes. Air pilots United States Anecdotes. Air travel Anecdotes. Flight Anecdotes.
Price: $18.00
Author: Lash, Jennifer
Title: On pilgrimage : a time to seek
Publisher: New York ; London : Bloomsbury ; [New York] : Distributed to the trade by St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 226 pages ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
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Subjects: Lash, Jennifer Travel. Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages France and Spain Biography.
Price: $20.00
Author: Latham, Aaron
Title: The ballad of Gussie & Clyde : a true story of true love
Publisher: New York : Villard, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 176 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+ / vg+ ; (alk paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Latham, Clyde. Lancaster, Gussie Lee. Older people United States. Love in old age United States Case studies.
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Author: Lawson, Jenny
Title: Furiously happy {a funny book about horrible things}
Publisher: 2015
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: xxii, 329 pages
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
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Subjects: Lawson, Jenny; Journalists; Humorists, American; Mental illness; Personal Memoirs.
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Author: LeSueur, Joe
Title: Digressions on some poems by Frank O'Hara
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxvii, 305 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: O'Hara, Frank, 1926-1966 Relations with men. New York (N.Y.) Intellectual life 20th century. Poets, American 20th century. Art critics. Gay men United States. LeSueur, Joe.
Price: $45.00
Author: LeSueur, Joe
Title: Digressions on some poems by Frank O'Hara
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxvii, 305 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: O'Hara, Frank, 1926-1966. O'Hara, Frank, 1926-1966 Relations with men. New York (N.Y.) Intellectual life 20th century. Poets, American 20th century. Art critics United States. Gay men United States Biography. LeSueur, Joe.
Price: $30.00
Author: Leakey, Mary D. (Mary Douglas)
Title: Disclosing the past
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1984.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 224 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. 218. Includes index.
Subjects: Leakey, Mary D. (Mary Douglas), 1913-1996. Women physical anthropologists Tanzania. Women archaeologists Tanzania. Fossil hominids Tanzania Olduvai Gorge.
Price: $18.00
Author: Leavy, Jane
Title: Sandy Koufax : a lefty's legacy
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2002.
Edition: 13th printing
Physical description: xxii, 282 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Koufax, Sandy. Baseball players United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Leckie, Shirley A.
Title: Elizabeth Bacon Custer and the Making of a Myth
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxiii, 419 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ presentation copy signed by author on tp ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-400) and index.
Price: $25.00
Author: Lehmann, John
Title: Christopher Isherwood : a personal memoir
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 1988, c1987.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: viii, 150 p., [13] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986. Authors, English 20th century Biography. Lehmann, John, 1907-1987 Friends and associates.
Price: $15.00
Author: Lemmon, Chris
Title: A twist of Lemmon : a tribute to my father
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 193 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
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Subjects: Lemmon, Jack. Motion picture actors and actresses United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Leno, Jay with Bill Zehme
Title: Leading with my chin
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollinsPublishers, c1996.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vii, 278 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Leno, Jay. Television personalities United States Biography. Comedians United States Biography.
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Author: Lessing, Doris
Title: Under my skin
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 1994.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: 419 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Volume one of the author's autobiography, to 1949.
Subjects: Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013. Authors, English 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Levinson, Peter J.
Title: September in the rain : the life of Nelson Riddle
Publisher: New York : Billboard Books, 2001.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; price clipped
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-308) and index.
Subjects: Riddle, Nelson. Arrangers (Musicians) United States
Price: $25.00
Title: Yours, Jack : spiritual direction from C.S. Lewis
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper One, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vi, 391 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: presentation copy signed by the editor.
Subjects: Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963. Correspondence. Authors, English 20th century Correspondence. Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 Religion. Christianity.
Price: $35.00
Author: Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)
Title: The blind side : evolution of a game
Publisher: New York ; London : W. W. Norton, 2007.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: 339 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; signed by author on title page
Notes:
Subjects: Oher, Michael. Football players. University of Mississippi Football. College sports United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
Title: Gift from the sea
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [1986], 1975.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 142 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A woman's reflections on life, its stages, and its states, comparing them with the natural treasures of life in the sea.
Subjects: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, -- 1906-2001. Women authors, American -- United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century. Self-realization in women.
Price: $15.00
Author: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow ; introduction by Reeve Lindbergh
Title: Gift from the sea
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2005. [50th anniversary ed.]
Edition: 7th printing
Physical description: 130 p. ; 18 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Life.
Price: $12.00
Author: Lindbergh, Reeve
Title: Under a wing : a memoir
Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, c1998.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: 223 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
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Author: Lipsyte, Robert
Title: An accidental sportswriter : a memoir
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, [2011], 2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 246 pages ; 24 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Lipsyte, Robert.Sportswriters United States.
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Author: Lockwood, Patricia
Title: Priestdaddy
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2017.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 336 pages ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Subjects: Lockwood, Patricia Family. Poets. Authors, American 21st century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Lockwood, Patricia
Title: Priestdaddy : a Memoir.
Publisher: Penguin Group USA 2017.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: 352 pages
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Lockwood, Patricia. Poets, American. Authors, American -- 21st century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Lopez, Barry Holstun; Eschner, Robin.
Title: Apologia
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1998
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 1 volume (unpaged)
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Roadkill; Lopez, Barry Holstun
Price: $20.00
Author: Lord, Graham
Title: John Mortimer : the secret lives of Rumpole's creator
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 326 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Originally published: London : Orion Books, 2005. Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-312) and index.
Subjects: Mortimer, John, 1923-2009. Authors, English 20th century. Lawyers England.
Price: $18.00
Author: Lottman, Herbert R.
Title: Flaubert : a biography
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1989.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 396 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. [351]-388. Includes index.
Subjects: Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880. Novelists, French 19th century.
Price: $16.00
Author: Lovell, Mary S.
Title: A rage to live : a biography of Richard and Isabel Burton
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1998.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xvii, 910 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [887]-894) and index.
Subjects: Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890. Marriage. Explorers' spouses. Explorers. Scholars Great Britain Biography. Burton, Isabel, Lady, 1831-1896.
Price: $25.00
Author: Lovell, Mary S.
Title: Straight on till morning : the biography of Beryl Markham
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, c1987.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: xxiv, 408 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. [391]-393. Includes index.
Subjects: Markham, Beryl. Women air pilots Great Britain. Women air pilots Africa.
Price: $12.00
Author: Lukacs, John
Title: Confessions of an original sinner
Publisher: New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 328 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Author: Lydia Bird
Title: Sonnet
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Author: Maalouf, Amin ; translated from the French by Catherine Temerson
Title: Origins : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper) ; additional ISBN 9780374227326
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Subjects: Maalouf, Amin. Authors, Lebanese 20th century.
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Author: Maar, Michael ; translated by David Fernbach
Title: Bluebeard's chamber : guilt and confession in Thomas Mann
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 150 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-150). Translated from the German.
Subjects: Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955. Novelists, German 20th century. Guilt in literature. Confession in literature.
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Author: Maathai, Wangari
Title: Unbowed : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition: 1st
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Subjects: Maathai, Wangari. Tree planters Kenya. Green Belt Movement (Society) Women conservationists. Women politicians.
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Author: Macinnes, Mairi
Title: Clearances : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Subjects: Macinnes, Mairi. Authors, English. British Foreign countries History 20th century.
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Author: Maclean, Norman
Title: The Norman Maclean Reader
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Author: Mairs, Nancy
Title: Remembering the bone house : an erotics of place and space
Publisher: Cambridge ; Philadelphia : Harper & Row, c1989.
Edition: 1st ed,
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Subjects: Mairs, Nancy, 1943-2016. Authors, American 20th century. Multiple sclerosis Patients United States.
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Author: Mandela, Nelson
Title: Long walk to freedom : the autobiography of Nelson Mandela.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1994.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
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Subjects: Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013. Presidents South Africa. South Africa Politics and government 1948-1994.
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Author: Mann, Thomas
Title: Tagbuecher: 1935-1936
Publisher: Frankfurt am Main : S. Fischer Verkag GmbH 1978
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: VII, 721 pages ; includes index.
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Subjects: Thomas Mann. German literature.
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Author: Marin, Reva
Title: Oscar : the life and music of Oscar Peterson
Publisher: Toronto : Douglas & McIntyre, c2003.
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Physical description: 160 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: A Groundwood book. Includes bibliographical references (p. 142-143), videography (p. 144), discography (p. 146-148) and index.
Subjects: Pianists Canada. Jazz musicians Juvenile literature. Peterson, Oscar, 1925-2007. Music.
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Author: Markham, Beryl
Title: West with the night
Publisher: San Francisco : North Point Press, 1983.
Edition: 9th printing
Physical description: 293 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: paperback ; g ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Houghton, Mifflin, 1942.
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Author: Markham, Beryl ; compiled and introduced by Mary S. Lovell
Title: The splendid outcast : Beryl Markham's African stories
Publisher: San Francisco : North Point Press, 1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Author: Marshall, Megan
Title: The Peabody sisters : three women who ignited American romanticism
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Author: Martin, Justin
Title: Greenspan : the man behind money
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., c2000.
Edition: 3rd printing
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Greenspan, Alan. Government economists. Monetary policy United States. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
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Author: Martin, Justin
Title: Greenspan : the man behind money
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., c2000.
Edition: 1st ed. 3rd printing
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Greenspan, Alan. Government economists United States Biography. Monetary policy United States. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)
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Author: Martin, Robert Bernard
Title: Gerard Manley Hopkins : a very private life
Publisher: New York : Putnam, 1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 435-440) and index.
Subjects: Hopkins, Gerard Manley, 1844-1889. Poets, English 19th century. Catholics England Intellectual life. Jesuits England Biography.
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Author: Martinson, Deborah
Title: Lillian Hellman : a life with foxes and scoundrels
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Author: Massie, Robert K.
Title: Catherine the Great : portrait of a woman
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Edition: 1st ed.
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Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (acid-free paper)
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Subjects: Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796. Empresses Russia Biography. Russia Kings and rulers Biography. Russia History Catherine II, 1762-1796.
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Author: Masumoto, David Mas
Title: Harvest son : planting roots in American soil
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c1998.
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Author: Masumoto, David Mas
Title: Harvest son : planting roots in American soil
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Author: Matthews, Gareth B.
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Author: Maurer, Christopher with Maria Estrella Iglesias ; illustrated by Walter I. Anderson
Title: Dreaming in clay on the coast of Mississippi : love and art at Shearwater
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Author: Max, Aggie
Title: The last resort : scenes from a transient hotel
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Author: McCall, Bruce
Title: Thin ice : coming of age in Canada
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Author: McCandless, Carine
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Author: McCourt, Frank
Title: Angela's ashes : a memoir
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Author: McCourt, Frank
Title: Angela's ashes : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1999.
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Notes: A Touchstone book. 2nd Touchstone ed. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.
Subjects: Irish Americans Limerick, Ireland. McCourt family. McCourt, Frank Family.
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Author: McGinn, Colin.
Title: The making of a philosopher: my journey through twentieth-century philosophy
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Author: McKnight, Lenore Ravin
Title: Dr. Abe : great man of medicine
Publisher: Denver, CO : University of Colorado Foundation, 1984
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Author: McLellan, David
Title: Utopian pessimist : the life and thought of Simone Weil
Publisher: New York : Poseidon Press, c1990.
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Author: McLynn, Frank
Title: Stanley, the making of an African explorer
Publisher: Chelsea, MI : Scarborough House ; Chicago, IL : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, 1990.
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Author: McMurtry, Larry
Title: Crazy Horse
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999.
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Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; 0670882348
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Author: McNamee, Thomas ; foreword by R.W. Apple, Jr.
Title: Alice Waters & Chez Panisse : the romantic, impractical, often eccentric, ultimately brilliant making of a food revolution
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 380 p. : ill., music ; 25 cm.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-367) and index. The authorized biography of Alice Waters and the San Francisco 1970s counterculture food revolution that invented "American cuisine."
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Author: McNeal, Robert Hatch
Title: Stalin : man and ruler
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Author: McPhee, John
Title: Looking for a Ship
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Author: Meade, Marion
Title: Bobbed hair and bathtub gin : writers running wild in the Twenties
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Author: Meade, Marion
Title: Lonelyhearts
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Author: Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix ; edited by Rudolf Elvers ; translated from the German by Craig Tomlinson
Title: Felix Mendelssohn, a life in letters
Publisher: New York : Fromm International Pub. Corp., c1986.
Edition: 1st paperback edition
Physical description: xv, 334 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports., music ; 22 cm.
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Notes: Translation of: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy Briefe. Includes indexes.
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Author: Merton, Thomas ; edited by Patrick Hart
Title: Run to the mountain : the story of a vocation
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Author: Meyers, Jeffrey
Title: Edmund Wilson : a biography
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Author: Middlebrook, Diane Wood
Title: Her husband : Hughes and Plath - a marriage
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Author: Midgley, Mary
Title: The owl of Minerva : a memoir
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2005
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Author: Milani, Abbas
Title: Tales of two cities : a Persian memoir
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Author: Miller, Donald
Title: A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life
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Author: Miller, Larry H. with Doug Robinson
Title: Driven : an autobiography
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Author: Mills, Marja
Title: The mockingbird next door : life with Harper Lee
Publisher: New York : The Penguin Press, 2014.
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Author: Milner, Clyde A. and Carol A. O'Connor
Title: As big as the West : the pioneer life of Granville Stuart
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
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Author: Minatoya, Lydia Y. (Lydia Yuriko)
Title: Talking to high monks in the snow : an Asian American odyssey
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, c1992.
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Author: Mitford, Jessica ; edited by Peter Y. Sussman
Title: Decca : the letters of Jessica Mitford
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
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Subjects: Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996 Correspondence. Women communists United States. Women journalists. Women radicals. Women civil rights workers. British Americans.
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Author: Mitterrand, François; Wiesel, Elie
Title: Memoir in two voices
Publisher: New York [Boston, Mass.]: Arcade Pub. Distributed by Little, Brown, 1996
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Author: Mlodinow, Leonard
Title: Feynman's rainbow : a search for beauty in physics and in life
Publisher: New York : Warner Books, c2003.
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Author: Moffat, Alexander White
Title: A Navy maverick comes of age, 1939-1945
Publisher: Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c1977.
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Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 Naval operations, American. World War, 1939-1945 New England. World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, American. Moffat, Alexander White.
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Author: Monette, Paul ; illustrations by Vivienne Flesher
Title: Sanctuary : a tale of life in the woods
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Author: Morgan, Edmund S. (Edmund Sears)
Title: Benjamin Franklin
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press , 2002.
Edition: 6th printing
Physical description: i, 339 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. United States : Statesmen Scientists. Inventors. Printers.
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Author: Morgenstern, Sheldon

: No Vivaldi in the garage : a requiem for classical music in North America Publisher: Boston : Northeastern University Press, 2001.
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Subjects: Morgenstern, Sheldon. Conductors (Music) United States. Music Social aspects North America.
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Author: Morris, Bob
Title: Assisted loving : true tales of double dating with my dad
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Author: Morris, Katherine J.
Title: Sartre
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Notes: Blackwell great minds 5. Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-176) and index.
Subjects: Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980.
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Author: Mu"nk, Katharina
Title: Und morgen bringe ich ihn um! : als Chefsekreta"rin im Top-Management
Publisher: Frankfurt am Main : Eichborn, c2006.
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Physical description: 173 pages ; 22 cm
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Subjects: Secretaries. Office politics. Sex role in the work environment.
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Author: Myers, Alyse
Title: Who do you think you are? : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Touchstone, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 250 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; additional ISBN 9781416543053
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Author: Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich
Title: Speak, memory : an autobiography revisited
Publisher: New York : Putnam, 1979.
Edition: 3rd impression
Physical description: 316 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.
Condition: paperback ; good ;
Notes: A Paragon book. Originally published under title: Conclusive evidence. Includes index.
Subjects: Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich. Authors, Russian -- 20th century. Authors, American -- 20th century.
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Author: Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad)
Title: A writer's people : ways of looking and feeling : an essay in five parts
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition: 1st North American printing
Physical description: 189 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; New
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Subjects: Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad). Authors, Trinidadian 20th century Biography. Authors, Trinidadian 20th century Intellectual life.
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Author: Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad)
Title: A turn in the South
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1989.
Edition: 1st Trade ed.
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Subjects: Southern States Civilization 20th century. Social life and customs (1865- ). Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), (1932- ) Travel.
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Author: Nasdijj
Title: The Boy and the Dog are Sleeping
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 324 p. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Nasdijj. Awee. Navajo Indians Biography. AIDS (Disease) in children Patients Biography.
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Author: Nash, Sunny
Title: Bigmama didn't shop at Woolworth's
Publisher: College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c1996.
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: xix, 186 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: A Wardlaw book
Subjects: Nash, Sunny, (1949- ) Childhood and youth. African American women. African Americans Segregation. Bryan, Texas.
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Author: Nathan, John
Title: Living carelessly in Tokyo and elsewhere : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 318 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; additional ISBN 9781416553458
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Nathan, John. Japanologists United States. Americans Japan.
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Author: Neal, Bill
Title: From guns to gavels : how justice grew up in the outlaw West
Publisher: Lubbock, Tex. : Texas Tech University Press, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xx, 364 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-347) and index.
Subjects: Criminal justice, Administration of West (U.S.) History. Crime West (U.S.) History. Trials West (U.S.) History.
Price: $45.00
Author: Newhart, Bob.
Title: I shouldn't even be doing this! : and other things that strike me as funny
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vi, 239 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Subjects: Newhart, Bob. Comedians. Television actors and actresses United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Newman, Brooke
Title: Jenniemae & James : a memoir in black & white
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 306 p. : ports. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Price: $15.00
Author: Nicholl, Charles
Title: The lodger Shakespeare : his life on Silver Street
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 377 p., [16] p. of plates ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Homes and haunts England London. Dramatists, English Early modern, 1500-1700 Biography. Cripplegate (London, England) Social life and customs.
Price: $18.00
Author: Nickerson, Sheila B.
Title: Disappearance, a map : a meditation on death and loss in the high latitudes
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 290 p. : maps ; 19 cm.
Condition: paperback ; new ;
Notes: A harvest book. Includes bibliographical references (p. 284-290).
Subjects: Nickerson, Sheila B. Homes and haunts. Wilderness areas Alaska. Missing persons. Loss (Psychology). Death.
Price: $18.00
Author: Nicolson, Nigel
Title: Virginia Woolf
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2000. 1st American ed.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: 195 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Penguin lives series. A Lipper/Viking book. Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-195).
Subjects: Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Novelists, English 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Nolan, William F.
Title: Hammett : a life at the edge
Publisher: New York : Congdon & Weed : Distributed by St. Martin's Press, c1983.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: "Books of Dashiell Hammett": p. 258-259. Bibliography: p. 260-262. Includes index.
Subjects: Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961. Authors, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $30.00
Author: Norris, Kathleen
Title: The virgin of Bennington
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2001.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 256 p. : port. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (acid-free paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Norris, Kathleen, Childhood and youth. Homes and haunts. New York Social life and customs. Intellectual life 20th century. Bennington College Alumni and alumnae. Poets, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $15.00
Author: Norwich, John Julius
Title: Trying to please : a memoir
Publisher: Mount Jackson, Va. : Axios Press, c2010.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: v, 425 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Norwich, John Julius. Authors Biography. Great Britain Politics and government 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Notaro, Laurie
Title: The idiot girl and the flaming tantrum of death : reflections on revenge, germophobia, and laser hair removal
Publisher: New York : Villard, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 218 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Notaro, Laurie. Humorists, American 20th century Biography. Young women Humor.
Price: $25.00
Author: O'Brian, Patrick
Title: Joseph Banks, a life
Publisher: Boston : D.R. Godine, 1993.
Edition: 1st US ed.
Physical description: 328 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; dj has one small nick in bottom corner
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 318-321) and index.
Subjects: Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820. Naturalists. Botanists. Explorers England Biography.
Price: $45.00
Author: O'Hanlon, Redmond
Title: Trawler
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 339 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; Very Good
Notes:
Subjects: O'Hanlon, Redmond, 1947- Travel North Atlantic Ocean. Hurricanes North Atlantic Ocean. Seafaring life.
Price: $15.00
Author: Ogilvy, David
Title: An autobiography
Publisher: New York : Wiley, c1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 196 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Rev. ed. of: Blood, brains & beer. Includes index.
Subjects: Ogilvy, David. Advertising personnel.
Price: $30.00
Author: Orlean, Susan
Title: Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 324 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; price clipped ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-324) and index.
Subjects: Rin-Tin-Tin (Dog). German shepherd dog United States. Working dogs. Dogs in motion pictures History 20th century. Dogs in the performing arts.
Price: $15.00
Author: Orlean, Susan
Title: The orchid thief
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 284 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-284).
Subjects: Laroche, John. Nursery growers Florida Hollywood. Plant collectors Florida Hollywood. Polyradicion lindenii Florida Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve Anecdotes. Orlean, Susan.
Price: $18.00
Author: Orlean, Susan
Title: The orchid thief
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 284 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-284).
Subjects: Laroche, John. Nursery growers Florida Hollywood. Plant collectors Biography. Polyradicion lindenii Florida Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve Anecdotes. Orlean, Susan.
Price: $18.00
Author: Orton, Joe
Title: The Orton diaries
Publisher: New York : Harper and Row, cop. 1986.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: 304 p.-[24] p. de pl.-[1] front. ; 25 cm.
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Author: Orton, Joe ; edited by John Lahr
Title: The Orton diaries : including the correspondence of Edna Welthorpe and others
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1986.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: 304 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. [293]. Includes index.
Subjects: Orton, Joe Diaries. Dramatists, English 20th century Diaries.
Price: $35.00
Author: Osborne, Frances
Title: The bolter
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: xi, 300 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Originally published: London : Virago, 2008. This is a Borzoi Book. Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-280) and index.
Subjects: Sackville, Idina. Women Sexual behavior England History 20th century Colonists Kenya. Women colonists Kenya.
Price: $35.00
Author: Osburn-Housley, cheryl
Title: It takes a Hillary : a multi-genre work
Publisher: Pittsburgh : Dorrance Publishing Co. Inc., 2002
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 35 pages ; illustrated
Condition: paperback ; fine ;
Notes: Signed by author on title page. Includes Works Cited.
Subjects: Hillary Clinton. President's wives. New York senators. American politics.
Price: $8.00
Author: Osgood, Charles
Title: Defending Baltimore against enemy attack : a boyhood year during World War II
Publisher: New York, NY : Hyperion, c2004.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: 139 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Osgood, Charles. World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, American. Journalists. Broadcasters. Baltimore Maryland 20th century Social life and customs.
Price: $12.00
Author: Parker, Douglas M. ; with a foreword by Dana Gioia
Title: Ogden Nash : the life and work of America's laureate of light verse
Publisher: Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 316 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper) ; minor glue residue from prev. owner's nameplate and handwritten date on fep
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-274) and index.
Subjects: Nash, Ogden. Poets, American 20th century. Humorous poetry, American History and criticism.
Price: $12.00
Author: Parker, Peter
Title: Isherwood : a life revealed
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2004.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: xiii, 815 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [731]-737) and index.
Subjects: Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986 Friends and associates. Authors, English 20th century. Gay men Great Britain. British California. British Germany.
Price: $18.00
Author: Parsons, Chuck ; foreword by Tobin Armstrong ; afterword by Elmer Kelton
Title: John B. Armstrong : Texas Ranger and pioneer ranchman
Publisher: College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 150 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; still in shrink wrap
Notes: Canseco-Keck history series ; no. 10; Includes bibliographical references (p. [135]-139) and index.
Subjects: Pioneers Texas. Ranchers Texas Biography. Frontier and pioneer life. Ranch life. Texas Rangers Biography. Outlaws. Crimes. Texas History 19th century (1846-1950).
Price: $30.00
Author: Paul, Sherman
Title: Edmund Wilson : a study of literary vocation in our time.
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 1965.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 237 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/g+ ; dust jacket has one closed tear at spine and edges are worn
Notes: Bibliographical note: p. [222]-224.
Subjects: Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972.
Price: $18.00
Author: Penner, Mil
Title: Section 27: a century on a family farm
Publisher: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2002.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: xi, 222 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Penner, Mil Family. Farmers. Farm life. Mennonites. McPherson County, Kansas.
Price: $25.00
Author: Perkins, Marlin
Title: My wild kingdom : an autobiography
Publisher: New York : E.P. Dutton, c1982.
Edition: 1st edition
Physical description: 300 x, 264 p., [28] p. of plates : bill. ; c24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Perkins, Marlin. Zoologists United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Peterson, Brenda
Title: I want to be left behind : finding rapture here on Earth
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 277 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A Merloyd Lawrence book.
Subjects: Nature Religious aspects. End of the world. Peterson, Brenda, 1950- Religion. Philosophy. Childhood and youth. Novelists, American 20th century. Baptists United States. Seattle, Washington. Spiritual biography.
Price: $20.00
Title: The escape of Alexei, son of Tsar Nicholas II : what happened the night the Romanov family was executed
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 1998.
Edition: English language ed.
Physical description: 240 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-228) and index.
Price: $15.00
Author: Phillips, Julie
Title: James Tiptree, Jr. : the double life of Alice B. Sheldon
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2006.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: vi, 469 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-451) and index.
Subjects: Tiptree, James. Authors, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Pinkwater, Daniel Manus ; illustrated by Jill Pinkwater
Title: Uncle Boris in the Yukon, and other shaggy dog stories
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 203 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Pinkwater, Daniel Manus. Authors, American 20th century. Dog owners United States. Dogs Anecdotes.
Price: $15.00
Author: Pinsky, Robert
Title: The life of David
Publisher: New York : Nextbook : Schocken, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 209 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Jewish encounters
Subjects: David, King of Israel. Israel Kings and rulers. Bible. Old Testament.
Price: $15.00
Author: Piston, William Garrett
Title: Lee's tarnished lieutenant : James Longstreet and his place in southern history
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, c1987.
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: xv, 252 p. : maps, port. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. 223-243. Includes index.
Subjects: Longstreet, James, 1821-1904. Generals United States. Confederate States of America. Army.
Price: $35.00
Author: Pistono, Matteo
Title: In the shadow of the Buddha : secret journeys, sacred histories, and spiritual discovery in Tibet
Publisher: New York : Dutton, Penguin Group, 2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: p. cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Pistono, Matteo. Buddhists United States. Spiritual biography. Human rights China Tibet.
Price: $30.00
Author: Plath, James and Frank Simons ; foreword by Lorian Hemingway
Title: Remembering Ernest Hemingway
Publisher: Key West, FL : Ketch & Yawl Press, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 167 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A collection of interviews, chiefly of members of the Hemingway family and friends, about Ernest Hemingway.
Subjects: Hemingway, Ernest, Family. Friends and associates. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Interviews United States.
Price: $25.00
Author: Poolman, Kenneth
Title: The Speedwell voyage : a tale of piracy and mutiny in the eighteenth century
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c1999.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: 190 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-183) and index.
Subjects: Speedwell (Ship) History 18th century. Shelvocke, George. Voyages around the world History 18th century. Pirates Great Britain.
Price: $20.00
Author: Powers, Carla
Title: Matches in the Gas Tank: Trial by Fire in the Armstrong Cult: A Memoir
Publisher: Houston, TX: Bright Sky, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
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Author: Powers, Ron
Title: Dangerous water : a biography of the boy who became Mark Twain
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vii, 328 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-304) and index.
Subjects: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 Childhood and youth. Homes and haunts Hannibal, Missouri. Authors, American 19th century Biography. Hannibal, Missouri Social life and customs.
Price: $18.00
Author: Prestwich, Michael
Title: Edward I
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxi, 618 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Yale English monarchs. Includes bibliographical references (p. [576]-595) and index.
Subjects: Edward I, King of England, 1239-1307. Great Britain History Edward I, 1272-1307. Great Britain Kings and rulers.
Price: $20.00
Author: Prestwich, Michael
Title: Edward I
Publisher: Yale University Press
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxi, 618 p., [10] p. of plates
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: English monarchs series
Subjects: Edward I
Price: $12.00
Author: Price, John
Title: Man killed by pheasant : and other kinships : [a memoir]
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 263 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: A Merloyd Lawrence book.
Subjects: Price, John, 1966- Family Anecdotes. Price, John, 1966- Friends and associates Anecdotes. Price, John, 1966- Homes and haunts Anecdotes.
Price: $18.00
Author: Price, Reynolds
Title: Ardent spirits : leaving home, coming back
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 408 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Price, Reynolds, 1933-2011. Authors, American 20th century. University of Oxford Students. English teachers United States. Duke University Faculty.
Price: $30.00
Author: Price, Reynolds
Title: Clear Pictures : first loves, first guides
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1989.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 304 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg price clipped ;
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Subjects: Price, Reynolds, 1933-2011 Childhood and youth. Authors, American 20th century North Carolina Social life and customs.
Price: $12.00
Author: Priest, Anne Barclay
Title: Trafficking in Sheep
Publisher: Woodstock, Vt. : Countryman Press ; New York : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 253 p. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Priest, Anne Barclay. Sheep ranchers. Nova Scotia Blue Island. Actors. New York.
Price: $12.00
Author: Prince-Hughes, Dawn
Title: Songs of the gorilla nation : my journey through autism
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 225 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 225).
Subjects: Prince-Hughes, Dawn. Autism Patients. Gorilla Human-animal relationships.
Price: $18.00
Author: Proulx, Annie
Title: Birdcloud: a memoir
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: xiii, 234 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Proulx, Annie Homes and haunts. Women authors, American. Natural history. Wyoming Description and travel.
Price: $18.00
Author: Proulx, Annie
Title: Bird Cloud : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 234 p.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; 2 copies ;
Notes:
Subjects: Proulx, Annie; Women authors, American; Natural history
Price: $18.00
Author: Pugliese, Stanislao G.
Title: Bitter spring : a life of Ignazio Silone
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 426 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [387]-397) and index.
Subjects: Silone, Ignazio, 1900-1978. Authors, Italian 20th century. Socialists Italy. Anti-fascist movements Italy.
Price: $18.00
Author: Quayle, Dan
Title: Standing firm : a vice-presidential memoir
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 402 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Appendix: Selected speeches: p. [367]-387. Includes index.
Subjects: Quayle, Dan. Vice-Presidents. United States Politics and government 1989-1993.
Price: $5.00
Author: Quick, Dorothy
Title: Mark Twain and me : a little girl's friendship with Mark Twain
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c1961 (1999(?) printing)
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: 221 p. : illus. ; 22 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 Friends and associates. Quick, Dorothy, 1900-1962 Friends and associates. Authors, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $35.00
Author: Rackstraw, Loree
Title: Love as always, Kurt : Vonnegut as I knew him
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 282 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Vonnegut, Kurt. Novelists, American 20th century.
Price: $35.00
Author: Raffel, Burton
Title: T.S. Eliot
Publisher: Continuum Intl Pub Group (Sd); Rev Sub edition (March 1991)
Edition: no ed. Stated
Physical description: ix, 256 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-232) and index
Subjects: Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 Criticism and interpretation. Literature and life. American writers.
Price: $30.00
Author: Rao, Cheeni
Title: In Hanuman's hands : a memoir
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperOne, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 399 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Rao, Cheeni. East Indian Americans. Hindus. Young men. Drug addicts. Homeless persons. Drug addicts Rehabilitation United States Case studies. Redemption Case studies. Hanuman (Hindu deity).
Price: $25.00
Author: Reemtsma, Jan Philipp
Title: In the Cellar
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1999
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: 223 p.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Reemtsma, Jan Philipp; Kidnapping
Price: $25.00
Author: Reiner, Carl
Title: My anecdotal life : a memoir
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 236 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; prev. owner's name inked out on fep
Notes:
Subjects: Reiner, Carl, 1922- Actors. Motion picture producers and directors United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Rekdal, Paisley
Title: The night my mother met Bruce Lee : observations on not fitting in
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 211 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Rekdal, Paisley. Poets, American 20th century. Norwegian Americans Social life and customs. Chinese Americans Social life and customs. Americans Asia History 20th century. Asia Description and travel.
Price: $15.00
Author: Rember, John
Title: Traplines : coming home to Sawtooth Valley
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 237 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes:
Subjects: Rember, John Childhood and youth. Authors, American Homes and haunts Idaho Sawtooth Valley. Social life and customs. Idaho Intellectual life 20th century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Reston, James
Title: Galileo a life
Publisher: New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1994
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 319 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Galilei, Galileo; Astronomers. Science.
Price: $35.00
Author: Rhodes, Richard
Title: John James Audubon
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 514 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-489).
Subjects: Audubon, John James, 1785-1851. Ornithologists United States Biography. Animal painters United States Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Richards, Keith with James Fox
Title: Life
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 564 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Subjects: Richards, Keith, (1943- ). Rolling Stones. Rock musicians Great Britain.
Price: $25.00
Author: Riffenburgh, Beau
Title: Shackleton's forgotten expedition : the voyage of the Nimrod
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2004.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Physical description: xxiv, 358 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-347)
Subjects: Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 Travel Antarctica. British Antarctic Expedition (1907-1909) Antarctica Discovery and exploration British.
Price: $12.00
Author: Riis, Thomas Laurence
Title: Frank Loesser
Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 332 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Presentation copy signed by the author and inscribed on the title page.
Subjects: Loesser, Frank. Composers. Music.
Price: $35.00
Author: Rilke, Rainer Maria
Title: Letters to a Young Poet
Publisher: Novato, Calif. : New World Library, 2000.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xvii, 101 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/none ;
Notes:
Subjects: Rilke, Rainer Maria. Kappus, Franz Xaver. Authors, German 20th century Correspondence.
Price: $25.00
Author: Rinehart, Mary Roberts ; introduction by Rick Rinehart
Title: Kings, queens, and pawns : an American woman at the front
Publisher: Lanham : Taylor Trade Publishing [2015]
Edition: Reprint
Physical description: xvii, 368 pages : illustration ; 22 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Originally published: New York : G.H. Doran Co., [1915].
Subjects: World War, 1914-1918 Personal narratives, American.
Price: $20.00
Author: Roberts, Jason
Title: A sense of the world : how a blind man became history's greatest traveler
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 382 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Holman, James, 1786-1857. Travelers England Biography. Blind Travel History. Voyages and travels.
Price: $21.00
Author: Robertson, Janet
Title: Betsy Cowles Partridge : mountaineer
Publisher: Niwot, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 208 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-202) and index.
Subjects: Cowles Partridge, Betsy, 1902-1974. Mountaineers United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Robinson, Ray
Title: Matty : an American hero, Christy Mathewson of the New York Giants
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: x, 236 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg/vg ; rem star on bottom edges ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Mathewson, Christy, 1880-1925. Baseball players United States .
Price: $25.00
Author: Rockefeller, John D., Jr. (John Davison) ; edited by Joseph W. Ernst
Title: Worthwhile places : correspondence of John D. Rockefeller, Jr. and Horace M. Albright
Publisher: [Bronx, NY] : published for Rockefeller Archive Center by Fordham University Press, 1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 354 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-346) and index.
Subjects: Rockefeller, John D., Jr. (John Davison), 1874-1960 Correspondence. Albright, Horace M. (Horace Marden), 1890-1987 Correspondence. National parks and reserves United States History.
Price: $18.00
Author: Rogers, Katharine M.
Title: L. Frank Baum, creator of Oz : [a biography]
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, c2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 318 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: "Works by L. Frank Baum": p. [291]-296. Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-304) and index.
Subjects: Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Children's stories, American History and criticism. Children Books and reading. Oz (Imaginary place).
Price: $20.00
Author: Roosevelt, Eleanor ; edited and with commentary by Steve Neal ; foreword by Gloria Steinem
Title: Eleanor and Harry : the correspondence of Eleanor Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman
Publisher: New York : Scribner, c2002.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 299 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: A Lisa Drew book. Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-276) and index.
Subjects: Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962 Correspondence. Presidents' spouses. Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. Presidents United States. United States Politics and government 1945-1953.
Price: $18.00
Author: Rosen, Richard Dean, 1949-
Title: A buffalo in the house : the true story of a man, an animal, and the American West / R.D. Rosen.
Publisher: New York : New Press, c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 242 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Brooks, Roger. Goodnight, Veryl. Santa Fe, New Mexico. American bison. Human-animal relationships. Women sculptors. Goodnight, Charles. Goodnight, Mary Ann. Ranchers Texas. American bison Conservation Texas History 19th century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Rosenblatt, Roger
Title: The boy detective : a New York childhood
Publisher: New York : Ecco, c2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 257 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Rosenblatt, Roger Childhood and youth. Authors, American 21st Century. Nineteen fifties. Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) Social life and customs 20th century. Autobiographies.
Price: $18.00
Author: Rosengarten, Theodore ; with the journal of Thomas B. Chaplin (1822-1890) edited and annotated with the assistance of Susan W. Walker
Title: Tombee : portrait of a cotton planter
Publisher: New York : Morrow, c1986.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 750 p. : geneal. tables, maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: One map on lining papers. Includes index. Bibliography: p. 300-317.
Subjects: Chaplin, Thomas Benjamin, 1822-1890 Diaries. Saint Helena Island, South Carolina. Slaveholders. Plantation life History 19th century. Cotton trade History 19th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Rothschild, Matt
Title: Dumbfounded : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2008.
Edition: ARC
Physical description: xii, 301 p. ; 25 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Rothschild, Matt Family. Childhood and youth. Jews New York (State) New York Biography. Grandparent and child.
Price: $8.00
Author: Rushdie, Salman
Title: Joseph Anton a memoir
Publisher: Random House, New York : 1994
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 636 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Subjects: Rushdie, Salman; Authors, English; Authors, Indic; Fatwas.; Protective custody; Islam and literature; Blasphemy (Islam); Freedom of the press
Price: $18.00
Author: Russo, Richard
Title: Elsewhere
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 246 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: This is a Borzoi book.
Subjects: Russo, Richard, 1949- Family. Russo, Richard, 1949- Childhood and youth. Novelists, American. Gloversville, New York.
Price: $15.00
Author: Sabar, Ariel
Title: My father's paradise : a son's search for his Jewish past in Kurdish Iraq
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 332 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-332). Winner National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography.
Subjects: Sabar, Yona. Jews, Kurdish Iraq Zakhu. Sabar, Ariel. Jews, Kurdish Israel. Jews, Kurdish United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Sacks, Oliver W.
Title: On the move : a life
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 397 pages, 32 un-numbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Subjects: Sacks, Oliver W. Neurologists England. Neurologists United States. Autobiographies.
Price: $18.00
Author: Salinger, Margaret A.
Title: Dream Catcher: A Memoir
Publisher: New York : Scribner ; London : Simon & Schuster, 2000.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 400 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Salinger, Margaret -- Family. Salinger, J. D. -- (Jerome David). Novelists, American -- 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Sandburg, Carl ; Edited by Herbert Mitgang
Title: The letters of Carl Sandburg
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace & World 1968].
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 577 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: ; vg/vg ; dj has several small closed tears
Notes:
Subjects: Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967. Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967 Correspondence. Poets, American 20th century.
Price: $30.00
Author: Sanders, Richard
Title: If a pirate I must be : the true story of Black Bart, king of the Caribbean pirates
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 278 p., plates : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-269) and index.
Subjects: Roberts, Bartholomew, 1682?-1722. Pirates Wales. Pirates Caribbean Area History 18th century.
Price: $15.00
Author: Santos, John Phillip
Title: Places left unfinished at the time of creation
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: viii, 284 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (acid-free paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Santos, John Phillip Childhood and youth. Mexican Americans. San Antonio. Texas.
Price: $18.00
Author: Saum, Lewis O.
Title: Eugene Field and his age
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2001.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xii, 324 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-315) and index.
Subjects: Field, Eugene, 1850-1895. Journalism Illinois Chicago History 19th century. Poets, American 19th century. Journalists. Chicago, Illinois biography and history.
Price: $45.00
Author: Savigneau, Josyane ; translated by Joan E. Howard
Title: Marguerite Yourcenar : inventing a life
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 1993.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xvi, 527 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 463-503) and index.
Subjects: Yourcenar, Marguerite. Authors, French 20th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Savran, David
Title: In Their Own Words
Publisher: New York, NY : Theatre Communications Group, 1988.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 265 p. ; 22 cm.xv, 320 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Dramatists, American 20th century Interviews. American drama 20th century History and criticism. Playwriting.
Price: $35.00
Author: Scarboro, Elizabeth
Title: My foreign cities : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2013.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 296 pages ; 22 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; signed by the author on tp
Notes:
Subjects: Scarboro, Elizabeth. Scarboro, Elizabeth Marriage. Authors, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $35.00
Author: Schickel, Richard
Title: Good morning, Mr. Zip Zip Zip : movies, memory, and World War II
Publisher: Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 329 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Schickel, Richard. Film critics United States. Motion pictures United States. World War, 1939-1945 Motion pictures and the war.
Price: $18.00
Author: Schiff, Stacy
Title: Cleopatra : a life
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2010.
Edition: 6th printing
Physical description: 368 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-349) and index.
Subjects: Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, -30 B.C. Queens Egypt. Egypt Kings and rulers. Egypt History 332-30 B.C.
Price: $15.00
Author: Schiffrin, André
Title: A political education : coming of age in Paris and New York
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Melville House Pub., c2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 281 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Subjects: Schiffrin, André Political and social views ; Childhood and youth ; Homes and haunts France Paris. Publishers and publishing. Paris, France and United States Intellectual life 20th century.
Price: $25.00
Author: Schoenbaum, S. (Samuel)
Title: Shakespeare's lives
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Edition: [1st ed. ]
Physical description: xix, 612 p. : 30 ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; previous owner's embossed seal on title page
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [569]-598) and index.
Subjects: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Biography. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 In literature. Dramatists, English Early modern, 1500-1700 Biography History and criticism. Biography as a literary form.
Price: $20.00
Author: Schoenbaum, Samuel
Title: William Shakespeare : a compact documentary life
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1987.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: XX, 384 str. : ilustr. ; 21 cm.
Condition: ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.
Price: $18.00
Author: Schwalbe, Will
Title: The end of your life book club
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 336 p. ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: This is a Borzoi book.
Subjects: Cancer Patients. Family relationships.
Price: $15.00
Author: Schwalbe, Will
Title: The End of Your Life Book Club
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: viii, 336 pages ; 21 cm
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: This is a Borzoi book. Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Cancer Patients United States. Family relationships. Family Relations. Neoplasms.
Price: $18.00
Author: Scot, Barbara J.
Title: Prairie reunion
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 230 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-230).
Subjects: Scot, Barbara J. Scotch Grove (Iowa). Hughes family. Norris family.
Price: $18.00
Author: Scott, Lynn H. ; foreword by Charles Kuralt
Title: The covered wagon & other adventures
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c1987.
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: x, 135 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper) ; gift note on inside verso of fep
Notes: Prologue -- A trip to Thermopolis -- McKee's Mill -- Epilogue.
Subjects: Scott, Lynn H., 1900- Childhood and youth. Nebraska. Oregon. West (U.S.) Description and travel.
Price: $15.00
Author: Scott, Robyn
Title: Twenty chickens for a saddle : the story of an African childhood
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 453 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Scott, Robyn Childhood and youth. Botswana.
Price: $18.00
Author: Scovell, Nell ; foreword by Sheryl Sandberg
Title: Just the funny parts : ...and a few hard truths about sneaking into the Hollywood boys' club
Publisher: New York : Dey Street Books, 2018.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: pages cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Scovell, Nell. Television producers and directors United States. Television writers United States Biography.
Price: $20.00
Author: Secrest, Meryle
Title: Somewhere for me : a biography of Richard Rodgers
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xv, 457 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979. Composers United States. Broadway. Theater. Music.
Price: $20.00
Author: Sei Shonagon ; translated by Arthur Waley ; with a foreword by Dennis Washburn
Title: The pillow book of Sei Shonagon : the diary of a courtesan in tenth century Japan
Publisher: Tokyo ; Rutland, Vt. : Tuttle Pub., c2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 127 p., [16] p.of plates : col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Sei Shonagon.Courtesans Japan. Japan Court and courtiers Biography and History. Japan Social life and customs 794-1185. Japan History Heian period, 794-1185.
Price: $15.00
Author: Seierstad, Ćsne ; translated by Ingrid Christophersen
Title: The bookseller of Kabul
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 2003.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: xv, 287 p. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Khan family. Kabul Afghanistan Social life and customs. Booksellers and bookselling Afghanistan Kabul. Seierstad, Ćsne, 1970- Travel Afghanistan Kabul.
Price: $25.00
Author: Seierstad, Ćsne ; translated from the Norwegian by Sarah Death
Title: One of us : the story of Anders Breivik and the massacre in Norway
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2015.
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: xiii, 530 pages ; 24 cm
Condition: ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Translation, from Norwegian, of: En av oss. Includes bibliographical references (pages [525]-528).
Subjects: Breivik, Anders Behring. Terrorism Norway. Domestic terrorism Norway. Bombings Norway Oslo. Massacres Norway Utoa.
Price: $18.00
Author: Selected by Ronald Blythe
Title: The Pleasures of diaries : four centuries of private writing
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1989.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: xi, 388 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Published in 1989 in the United Kingdom by Penguin under the title: Each returning day. Bibliography: p. 381-385.
Subjects: English diaries. Great Britain. Great Britain Social life and customs.
Price: $15.00
Author: Sergios, Paul A.
Title: One boy at war : my life in the AIDS underground
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxiii, 387 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; rem. line along top edges
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [315-357]) and index.
Subjects: Sergios, Paul A. Health. AIDS (Disease) Patients United States Biography.
Price: $8.00
Author: Sergios, Paul A.
Title: One boy at war : my life in the AIDS underground
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxiii, 387 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [315-357]) and index.
Subjects: Sergios, Paul A. Health. AIDS (Disease) Patients United States Biography.
Price: $8.00
Author: Seymour, Miranda
Title: Ottoline Morrell : life on the grand scale
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1993.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: 451 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: First published in 1992 by Hodder & Stoughton. Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-426) and index.
Subjects: Morrell, Ottoline Violet Anne Cavendish-Bentinck, Lady, 1873-1938. Women intellectuals Great Britain. England Social life and customs 20th century. England Intellectual life. Bloomsbury group.
Price: $35.00
Author: Shadid, Anthony
Title: House of stone : a memoir of home, family, and a lost Middle East
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 311 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Families Lebanon. Home Lebanon History. Lebanon Emigration and immigration Social aspects. Middle East Social conditions.
Price: $18.00
Author: Shapiro, James S.
Title: Contested Will
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 339 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Authorship. Authorship Baconian theory. Authorship Oxford theory.
Price: $40.00
Author: Shedloski, David S.
Title: Golden twilight : Jack Nicklaus in his final championship season
Publisher: Chelsea, MI : Sleeping Bear Press, c2001.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 224 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes:
Subjects: Nicklaus, Jack. Golfers United States. Golf. Sports.
Price: $18.00
Author: Shields, Carol
Title: Jane Austen
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 185 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: "A Lipper/Viking book." A Penguin life.
Subjects: Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Novelists, English 19th century.
Price: $14.00
Author: Small, Martin and Vic Shayne
Title: Remember us : my journey from the shtetl through the Holocaust
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; alk. paper
Notes:
Subjects: Small, Martin, 1916-2008. Jews Belarus Mouchadz. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Belarus Personal narratives. Mauthausen (Concentration camp). Baranowicze, Poland.
Price: $25.00
Author: Smiley, Jane
Title: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 212 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Penguin lives series. A Lipper/Viking book.
Subjects: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Novelists, English 19th century.
Price: $18.00
Author: Smiley, Jane
Title: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 212 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Penguin lives series. A Lipper/Viking book.
Subjects: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Novelists, English 19th century Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Smith, Charlene E. McGee
Title: Tuskegee airman : the biography of Charles E. McGee : Air Force fighter combat record holder
Publisher: Boston : Branden Pub., 1999
Edition: 3rd ed. 2003
Physical description: 204 p.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: McGee, Charles E.; World War, 1939-1945; Korean War, 1950-1953; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; African American air pilots
Price: $45.00
Author: Smith, Douglas
Title: The Pearl : a true tale of forbidden love in Catherine the Great's Russia
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 328 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., (some col.), ports. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Kovaleva-Zhemchugova, P. I. (Praskov ia Ivanovna) Singers Russia. Opera Russia 18th century. Sheremetev family.
Price: $40.00
Author: Smith, Sally Bedell
Title: Prince Charles : The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life
Publisher: 2017
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxii, 596 pages
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Charles; Princes
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Author: Sobel, Dava
Title: Longitude : the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time
Publisher: New York : Walker, 1995.
Edition: 9th printing
Physical description: viii, 184 p. ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-180) and index.
Subjects: Longitude Measurement History. Chronometers History. Harrison, John, 1693-1776. Clock and watch makers Great Britain.
Price: $12.00
Author: Solotaroff, Ted
Title: Truth Comes in Blows : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1998
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 285 p.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Solotaroff, Ted; Editors
Price: $30.00
Author: Sonnenberg, Susanna
Title: Her last death : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 273 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; additional ISBN 9780743291088
Notes:
Subjects: Sonnenberg, Susanna, Family. Mothers and daughters. Problem families.
Price: $20.00
Author: Sonnenberg, Susanna
Title: Her last death : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 273 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Sonnenberg's memoir illuminates her resolve to forge her independence, to become a woman capable of trust and to be a good mother to her own children after being raised by a mother who was a compulsive liar and a drug user.
Subjects: Sonnenberg, Susanna, Family. Mothers and daughters. Dysfunctional families.
Price: $18.00
Author: Sontag, Susan
Title: Reborn
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 318 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Sontag, Susan, Diaries. Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc. Authors, American 20th century. Women and literature United States History 20th century.
Price: $40.00
Author: Souhami, Diana
Title: Selkirk's Island
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, c2001.
Edition: no ed. stated
Physical description: 256p., [8]p. of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm. 246 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Winner of Whitbread Book Awards: Biography Category 2001. Winner of Whitbread Prize (Biography) 2001.Includes bibliographical references and index.
Price: $20.00
Author: Spears, Ross and Jude Cassidy eds. ; with a narrative by Robert Coles
Title: Agee : his life remembered
Publisher: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1985]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 184 pages, 2 unnumbered pages : illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm
Condition: hardback ; price clipped ; vg/vg
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-186).
Subjects: Agee, James, 1909-1955. Authors, American 20th century Biography. Film. Literature.
Price: $25.00
Author: Spence, Jonathan D.
Title: Mao Zedong
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: xiv, 188 p. : maps ; 20 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: A Penguin life. Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976. Heads of state China Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Sragow, Michael
Title: Victor Fleming : the life and work of an American movie master
Publisher: New York : Pantheon, c2008.
Edition: Uncorrected bound galley
Physical description: 646 p.
Condition: paperback ; new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index.
Subjects: Fleming, Victor, 1883-1949. Motion picture producers and directors United States.
Price: $35.00
Author: Stegner, Wallace Earle
Title: The uneasy chair : a biography of Bernard DeVoto
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2001]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xi, 464 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1974. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: De Voto, Bernard Augustine, 1897-1955. Authors, American 20th century. Historians United.
Price: $18.00
Author: Steinbeck, John
Title: Travels with Charley
Publisher: New York: Book-of-the-Month Club, 1995
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 246 pages : illustrations, map on lining papers ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
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Author: Stevenson, Lemon
Title: Three mountaintops
Publisher: Edgewood, MD : Duncan & Duncan, 1997.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: 178 p. ; illustrated [black and white photographs]
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Notes: Signed by the author "To Nannette, happy birthday and may God bless always. Lemon Stevenson."
Subjects: Learning disabilities. Educators. Education. African Americans. South Carolina schools.
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Author: Stewart, John ; foreword by Roy Z. Chamlee, Jr.
Title: Confederate spies at large : the lives of Lincoln assassination conspirator Tom Harbin and Charlie Russell
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2007.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: ix, 209 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; fine ; (softcover : alk. paper)
Price: $45.00
Author: Stillwell, Hallie Crawford
Title: I'll gather my geese
Publisher: College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c1991.
Edition: 4th printing, 1995
Physical description: xii, 153 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
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Subjects: Ranch life Texas Marathon Region History 20th century. Social life and customs. Stillwell, Hallie Crawford (1897- ). Ranchers' spouses.
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Author: Stravinsky, Vera.; Craft, Robert; Otto Klemperer archive (Library of Congress)
Title: Stravinsky in pictures and documents
Publisher: New York :Simon and Schuster, 1999
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 688 p., [16] leaves of plates
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Subjects: Stravinsky, Igor; Composers
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Author: Strouse, Jean
Title: Alice James, a biography
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1980.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xv, 367 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: James, Alice, 1848-1892. James family.
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Author: Stuart, David
Title: The Life and Rhymes of Ogden Nash
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Madison Books : Distributed by National Book Network, c2000.
Edition: no ed. stated ; price on dj is $24.95
Physical description: xi, 206 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-199) and index.
Subjects: Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971. Poets, American 20th century Biography. Humorous poetry, American History and criticism.
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Author: Sudhalter, Richard M.
Title: Stardust Melody
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 432 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subjects: Carmichael, Hoagy, 1899-1981. Composers United States Biography.
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Author: Summers, Andy
Title: One train later : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 354 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Summers, Andy. Rock musicians. Guitarists.
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Author: Sutherland, Tom and Jean Sutherland
Title: At your own risk : an American chronicle of crisis and captivity in the Middle East
Publisher: Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., c1996.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 435 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper) ;signed by authors on t.p. "June 30, 1996. To Betty, with our love and best wishes. Tom and Jean Sutherland.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [426]) and index.
Subjects: Sutherland, Tom, Captivity, 1983-1993. Sutherland, Jean. Hostages Lebanon. Hostages United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Swanberg, W. A. (William Andrew) ; edited and with an afterword by Paul Collins
Title: The rector and the rogue
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeneys Books, 2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 184 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Williamson, Eugene Fairfax. Dix, Morgan, 1827-1908. Practical jokes.
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Author: Swanberg, W. A. (William Andrew) ; edited and with an afterword by Paul Collins
Title: The rector and the rogue
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeneys Books, 2011.
Edition: Reprint
Physical description: 184 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/none ;
Notes: Collins library ; 7.
Subjects: Williamson, Eugene Fairfax. Dix, Morgan, 1827-1908. Practical jokes.
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Author: Tan, Amy
Title: Where the past begins : memory and imagination
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 357 pages : illustrations
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
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Subjects: Tan, Amy. Chinese American novelists. Novelists, American 20th century. Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) Autobiographies.
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Author: Tanenhaus, Sam
Title: Whittaker Chambers : a biography
Publisher: New York : Random House, c1998.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: xiv, 638 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg ; (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [603]-606) and index.
Subjects: Chambers, Whittaker. Anti-communist movements United States History. Hiss, Alger. Spies. Journalists United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Tanning, Dorothea
Title: Between lives an artist and her world
Publisher: New York: W.W. Norton, 2001
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 378 p., [32] p. of plates
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Subjects: Tanning, Dorothea; Artists; Ernst, Max; Artist couples; art
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Author: Taylor, Alice
Title: Country days
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 156 p. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects: Ireland Social life and customs 20th century. Taylor, Alice, 1938- Homes and haunts Ireland. Country life Ireland History.
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Author: Teachout, Terry
Title: Pops : a life of Louis Armstrong
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.
Edition: 1st
Physical description: xii, 475 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-448) and index.
Subjects: Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971. Jazz musicians United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Teachout, Terry
Title: City Limits
Publisher: New York : Poseidon Press, c1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 204 p. ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
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Subjects: Teachout, Terry Childhood and youth. Missouri. City and town life United States.
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Author: Tenet, George
Title: At the Center of the Storm
Publisher: New York: HarperCollins, c. 2007
Edition: 1st ed.
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Author: Thomas, Evan
Title: John Paul Jones : sailor, hero, father of the American Navy
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2003.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 383 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792. Admirals. United States Navy. United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Naval operations.
Price: $15.00
Author: Thomas; Daggy, Robert E.
Title: Dancing in the water of life seeking peace in the hermitage
Publisher: HarperSanFrancisco, [San Francisco], 1995
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 363 p.
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Subjects: Merton, Thomas
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Author: Thompson, Brian
Title: The disastrous Mrs. Weldon : the life, loves, and lawsuits of a legendary Victorian
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxi, 343 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Notes: Originally published as: A monkey among crocodiles. 2000. Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-332) and index.
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Author: Thulesius, Olav
Title: The man who made the Monitor : a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., c2007.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: viii, 255 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Condition: paperback ; fine ; (softcover : alk. paper)
Subjects: Ericsson, John, 1803-1889. Marine engineers United States. Monitor (Ironclad) Design and construction.
Price: $40.00
Author: Tomalin, Claire
Title: Thomas Hardy
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxv, 486 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [453]-461) and index.
Subjects: Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. Authors, English 19th century. Authors, English 20th century.
Price: $35.00
Author: Torme, Mel
Title: My singing teachers
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 228 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Torme, Mel. Singers United States. Music. Musicians.
Price: $12.00
Author: Tremlett, George
Title: Dylan Thomas : in the mercy of his means
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1992.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxxiv, 206 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-196) and index.
Subjects: Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953. Poets, Welsh 20th century Biography.
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Author: Troyat, Henri ; translated by Lowell Bair
Title: Gorky
Publisher: New York : Crown, c1989.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 216 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Translation of: Gorki. Bibliography: p. 199-201. Includes index.
Subjects: Gorky, Maksim, 1868-1936. Authors, Russian 20th century.
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Author: Trussoni, Danielle
Title: Falling through the Earth : a memoir
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 240 p. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects: Trussoni, Danielle. Trussoni, Dan. Fathers and daughters United States Case studies. Daughters. Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Veterans Biography. Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Psychological aspects.
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Author: Tucker, Tom
Title: Bolt of fate : Benjamin Franklin and his electric kite hoax
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xx, 297 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; rem line on bottom edges
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-285) and index.
Subjects: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 Knowledge Physics. Electricity Experiments. Lightning Experiments. United States Revolution, 1775-1783 Science. Physicists and statesmen United States.
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Author: Tuckey, Harriet
Title: Everest, the first ascent : how a champion of science helped to conquer the mountain
Publisher: Guilford, Connectcut : Lyons Press, an imprint of Globe Pequot Press, [2013]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxi, 401 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg ; dust jacket has one very small closed tear at spine
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-387) and index.
Subjects: Pugh, Griffith, 1909-1994. Mountaineers England Physiologists England. Mountaineering expeditions Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) History. Discovery and exploration.
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Author: Twain, Mark
Title: Who is Mark Twain?
Publisher: New York : HarperStudio, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxvi, 227 p. ; 21 cm.
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Subjects: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Authors, American 19th century.
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Author: Twain, Mark ; Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors: Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Myrick
Title: Autobiography of Mark Twain Volume 1
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2010-c2013.
Edition: 7th printing
Physical description: 2 v. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ;
Notes: The Mark Twain Papers. A publication of the Mark Twain Project of the Bancroft Library. Includes bibliographical references (p. 681-712) and index.
Subjects: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Authors, American 19th century.
Price: $65.00
Author: Twain, Mark ; editors, Edgar Marquess Branch, Michael B. Frank, Kenneth M. Sanderson
Title: Mark Twain's letters
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1988-<2002 >
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: v. <1-6 > : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (v. 3 : alk. paper)
Notes: The Mark Twain papers. Vol. 3: editors, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank; associate editor, Dahlia Armon. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. v. 3. 1869 --
Subjects: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 Correspondence. Authors, American 19th century. Humorists, American.
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Author: Tweit, Susan J. ; drawings by Ann W. Douden ; foreword by J. David Love
Title: Pieces of light : a year on Colorado's front range
Publisher: Niwot, Colo. : R. Rinehart, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Boulder Region, Colorado. Front Range (Colorado and Wyoming) Description and travel. Natural history Colorado Boulder Region. Tweit, Susan J. Diaries.
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Author: Updike, John
Title: Self-consciousness : memoirs
Publisher: New York :
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiv, 257 pages ; 21 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Originally published in 1989. Foreword -- A soft spring night in Shillington -- At war with my skin -- Getting the words out -- On not being a dove -- A letter to my grandsons -- On being a self forever.
Subjects: Updike, John. Authors, American 20th century Biography.
Price: $12.00
Author: Van Aken, Norman
Title: No experience necessary : the culinary odyssey of Chef Norman Van Aken
Publisher: Lanham : Taylor Trade Publishing, 2014.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xiv, 321 pages : colored illustrations ; 24 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ; (cloth : alkaline paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Van Aken, Norman. Cooks United States. Cooks Florida Key West. Cooking, American.
Price: $21.00
Author: Vance, J. D.
Title: Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]
Edition: 1st ed.16th print
Physical description: 6 unnumbered pages, 264 pages ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; ; vg+/vg+
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-264).
Price: $18.00
Author: Verey, Rosemary ; foreword by H.R.H. the Prince of Wales
Title: A countrywoman's notes
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Edition: 1st Frances Lincoln Miniature edition, October 1993
Physical description: 119 p. : ill.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; signed by author on t.p. " Rosemary Verey" with a gift note that reads ""For Sheila, my best wishes Ang 12 2000."
Notes: First published in Country life magazine in monthly contributions between 1979 and 1987.
Subjects: Gardening England Gloucestershire. Country life England Gloucestershire. Verey, Rosemary Diaries. Gardeners England Gloucestershire Diaries.
Price: $15.00
Author: Viesturs, Ed with David Roberts
Title: No shortcuts to the top : climbing the world's 14 highest peaks
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, c2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: viii, 358 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., col. map. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper) ; presentation copy signed by Dave Roberts, 2006.
Subjects: Viesturs, Ed. Mountaineers. Mountaineering.
Price: $18.00
Author: Vincent, Isabel
Title: Dinner with Edward : the story of a remarkable friendship
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, [2016]
Edition: 1st
Physical description: 213 pages ; 19 cm
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited.
Subjects: Vincent, Isabel, 1965- Friends and associates. Self-actualization (Psychology) Friendship Psychological aspects. Women authors, American New York . Dinners and dining.
Price: $18.00
Author: Vitale, Serena
Title: Pushkin's button: the story of the fatal duel which killed Russia's greatest poet
Publisher: London: Fourth Estate, 2000
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vi, 398 p.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Inlcudes notes and index of names.
Subjects: Alexandre Pouschkin. Alexander Pushkin. Russian poets.
Price: $8.00
Author: Volpe, Joseph with Charles Michener
Title: The toughest show on earth : my rise and reign at the Metropolitan Opera
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 304 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; 1 ; Very Good
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 287) and index.
Subjects: Volpe, Joseph. Opera producers and directors United States Metropolitan Opera, New York.
Price: $18.00
Author: Von Tunzelmann, Alex
Title: Indian summer : the secret history of the end of an empire
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2007.
Edition: 4th printing
Physical description: x, 401 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-382) and index.
Subjects: India History Partition, 1947. Statesmen India Biography.
Price: $45.00
Author: Wachman, Marvin ; foreword by James W. Hilty
Title: The education of a university president
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 206 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Wachman, Marvin, 1917-2007. College presidents Pennsylvania. Lincoln University. Temple University.
Price: $25.00
Author: Wagner, Gottfried ; English translation by Della Couling
Title: He who does not howl with the wolf : the Wagner legacy : an autobiography
Publisher: London : Sanctuary, [1998]
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: 335 p : ill., ports ; 22 cm
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-328) and index
Subjects: Bayreuther Festspiele. Wagner, Gottfried. Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 - Family. Opera producers and directors - Biography. Antisemitism - Germany
Price: $18.00
Author: Wallace, Willard Mosher
Title: Soul of the lion; a biography of General Joshua L. Chamberlain.
Publisher: New York, T. Nelson [1960]
Edition: 1991 reprint
Physical description: 357 p. illus. 22 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliography.
Subjects: Chamberlain, Joshua Lawrence, 1828-1914.
Price: $10.00
Author: Warner, Sylvia Townsend ; edited by Michael Steinman
Title: The element of lavishness : letters of Sylvia Townsend Warner and William Maxwell, 1938-1978
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Counterpoint, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxvii, 356 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Warner, Sylvia Townsend, 1893-1978. Authors, English 20th century Correspondence. Maxwell, William, 1908-2000. Periodical editors United States.
Price: $18.00
Author: Waxham, Ethel ; edited by Barbara Love and Frances Love Froidevaux ; foreword by John McPhee ; intro by Charles E. Rankin
Title: Lady's choice : Ethel Waxham's journals & letters, 1905-1910
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c1992.
Edition: 3rd printing, 1999
Physical description: xix, 394 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: paperback ; vg+ ;
Notes: Correspondence includes letters between Ethel Waxham and John Love. Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-380) and index.
Subjects: Waxham, Ethel, b. 1882 Correspondence. Teachers Wyoming, Colorado, and Wisconsin.
Price: $18.00
Author: Weaver, Pat with Thomas M. Coffey
Title: The best seat in the house : the golden years of radio and television
Publisher: New York : Alfred Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 275 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
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Subjects: Weaver, Pat, 1908-2002. National Broadcasting Company, inc. Television broadcasting. Executives United States.
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Author: Weir, Alison
Title: The life of Elizabeth I
Publisher: New York : Ballantine, 1998.
Edition: 5th printing
Physical description: 532 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Originally published: London : J. Cape, 1998. Includes bibliographical references (p. [491]-508) and index.
Subjects: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603. Great Britain History Elizabeth, 1558-1603. Queens Great Britain
Price: $20.00
Author: Weir, Alison
Title: The lady in the tower : the fall of Anne Boleyn
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvii, 434 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), geneal. tables ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ; (acid-free paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-373) and index.
Subjects: Anne Boleyn, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1507-1536. Great Britain History Henry VIII, 1509-1547 Biography. Queens England Biography. Henry VIII, King of England, 1491-1547 Marriage.
Price: $18.00
Author: Weiss, David W.
Title: Reluctant return : a survivor's journey to an Austrian town
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 189 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Jewish literature and culture
Subjects: Weiss, David W. Jews Austria Wiener Neustadt Biography. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Austria Wiener Neustadt Personal narratives. Jews, Austrian Israel. Israelis Travel Austria Wiener Neustadt. Ethnic relations.
Price: $15.00
Author: Weiss, Jonathan M.
Title: IrŐne Némirovsky : her life and works
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2007.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xiii, 200 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-200).
Subjects: Némirovsky, IrŐne, 1903-1942. Authors, French 20th century. Jewish authors France. Authors, Russian 20th century. Antisemitism France.
Price: $18.00
Author: Welch, Frances
Title: A Romanov fantasy : life at the court of Anna Anderson
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2007.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: 357 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-353).
Subjects: Anderson, Anna. Anastasiia Nikolaevna, Grand Duchess, daughter of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1901-1918. Impostors and imposture.
Price: $18.00
Author: Welch, Jack with John A. Byrne
Title: Jack : straight from the gut
Publisher: New York : Warner Books, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xvi, 479 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; fine/fine ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Welch, Jack. Chief executive officers. General Electric Company Management. Electric industries. Industrial management United States.
Price: $12.00
Author: Westfall, Richard S.
Title: The life of Isaac Newton
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1994, c1993
Edition: Canto ed. 1994.
Physical description: 328 p. ill
Condition: paperback ; vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727. Physicists Great Britain. Physics History. Science History.
Price: $.00
Author: Wiegand, Gonsalva
Title: Sketch me, Berta Hummel! : biography of Sister Maria Innocentia (Berta Hummel)
Publisher: Eaton, Ohio : R.L. Miller, Miller Enterprises, 1978, c1951.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 98 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; new/new in shrinkwrap ;
Notes:
Subjects: Hummel, Maria Innocentia, 1909-1946.
Price: $18.00
Author: Wiesel, Elie
Title: All rivers run to the sea : memoirs
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1995.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 432 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; price clipped
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Wiesel, Elie. Authors, French 20th century. Jewish authors. Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Personal narratives. Holocaust survivors.
Price: $12.00
Author: Wilbur-Cruce, Eva Antonia ; wood engravings by Michael McCurdy
Title: A beautiful, cruel country
Publisher: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c1987.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xiv, 318 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes:
Subjects: Wilbur-Cruce, Eva Antonia. Frontier and pioneer life Arizona. Indians of North America Social life and customs.
Price: $20.00
Author: Wilde-Menozzi, Wallis
Title: Mother tongue : an American life in Italy
Publisher: New York : North Point Press, 1997.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 373 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. (alk. paper).
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-373).
Subjects: Wilde-Menozzi, Wallis Homes and haunts Italy Parma. Authors, American Homes and haunts. Parma (Italy) Intellectual life 20th century. Authors, American 20th century. Parma (Italy) Social life and customs.
Price: $25.00
Author: Williams, Roger Lawrence
Title: Aven Nelson of Wyoming
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Colorado Associated University Press, 1984.
Edition: [1st ed. ]
Physical description: xii, 407 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Aven Nelson's botanical and horticultural publications: p. [359]-364. Bibliography: p. [365]-393. Includes index.
Subjects: Nelson, Aven, 1859-1952. Botanists Wyoming. Botany Rocky Mountains Region History.
Price: $45.00
Author: Williams, Tennessee with commentary by Maria St. Just ; preface by Elia Kazan
Title: Five o'clock angel : letters of Tennessee Williams to Maria St. Just, 1948-1982
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xix, 407 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983 Correspondence. St. Just, Maria Correspondence. Dramatists, American 20th century Correspondence.
Price: $12.00
Author: Wills, Garry
Title: Saint Augustine
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2005.
Edition: 3rd printing
Physical description: xx, 152 pages ; 20 cm.
Condition: Hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Penguin lives series.
Subjects: Augustine, -- of Hippo, Saint, -- 354-430. Christian saints -- Algeria -- Hippo (Extinct city) -- Biography. Augustine, -- of Hippo, Saint, -- 354-430.
Price: $15.00
Author: Wilson, Doug Fidrych, Mark.; Baseball players
Title: The Bird the life and legacy of Mark Fidrych
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Presss=, 2013
Edition: 2nd printing
Physical description: 306 pages
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Fidrych, Mark.; Baseball players.
Price: $24.00
Author: Wilson, Ian
Title: Nostradamus : the man behind the prophecies
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2003.
Edition: 1st U.S ed.
Physical description: xvi, 304 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Condition: ; new/new ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subjects: Nostradamus, 1503-1566. Prophets France Biography. Prophecies (Occultism).
Price: $24.00
Author: Wilson, James; collected and edited by Kenneth A. Stuckey from the four original editions of 1821-38
Title: Biography of the Blind : including the lives of all who have distinguished themselves as poets, philosophers, artists, &c., &c.
Publisher: Washington : Library of Congress, 1995.
Edition: [1st ed.]
Physical description: xix, 501 p. ; 19 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Blind Biography.
Price: $25.00
Author: Wilson, Jean Moorcroft ; illustrated by Leonard McDermid
Title: Virginia Woolf, life and London : a biography of place
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1988, c1987.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: 256 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Bibliography: p. 245-246. Includes index.
Subjects: Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. English Homes and haunts. London, England Intellectual life 20th century. Novelists, English 20th century Biography. Literary landmarks London, England. London, England In literature. Biography.
Price: $18.00
Author: Wilson, John
Title: Fairfax : a life of Thomas, Lord Fairfax, Captain-General of all the Parliament's forces in the English Civil War, creator & commander of the New Model Army
Publisher: New York : F. Watts, 1985.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 215 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; previous owner's bookplate inside fr. cover
Notes: Includes index. Bibliography: p. [190]-208.
Subjects: Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax, Baron, 1612-1671. Great Britain. Army History 17th century. Generals Great Britain. Great Britain History Civil War, 1642-1649.
Price: $25.00
Author: Wilson-Smith, Timothy
Title: Joan of Arc : maid, myth and history
Publisher: Stroud : Sutton, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xviii, 254 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes bibliographic references and index.
Subjects: Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431. Christian women saints France. Christian saints France Biography. France History Charles VII, 1422-1461.
Price: $18.00
Author: Wilson-Smith, Timothy
Title: Joan of Arc : maid, myth and history
Publisher: Sutton Publishing Limited, 2006
Edition: [no ed. stated]
Physical description: (254 pages) : illustrations, maps
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Joan, -- of Arc, Saint, -- 1412-1431. Christian women saints. Christian saints -- France.
Price: $18.00
Author: Winchester, Simon
Title: The surgeon of Crowthorne : a tale of murder, madness, and the love of words
Publisher: Viking, 1998
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 207 p. illus.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Signed by the atuhor on title page.
Subjects: Oxford English Dictionary. W.C. Minor. James Murray. Crowthorne, Berkshire England. Broadmoor Asylum.
Price: $85.00
Author: Winchester, Simon
Title: The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xii, 316 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-294) and index.
Subjects: Needham, Joseph, 1900-1995. Scientists Great Britain. Needham, Joseph, 1900-1995. Science and civilisation in China. Science China History.
Price: $12.00
Author: Winterhalder, Edward and Wil de Clerco
Title: The Assimilation: Rock Machine Become Bandidos: Bikers United Against the Hells Angels
Publisher: Toronto: ECW Press, 2008
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xx, 278 p.
Condition: hardback ; new/new ;
Notes:
Subjects: Winterhalder, Edward. Rock Machine (Gang). Bandidos (Gang). Hell's Angels. Motorcycle Gangs Quebec. De Clercq, Wil.
Price: $35.00
Author: Wizenberg, Molly
Title: Delancey : a man, a woman, a restaurant, a marriage
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.
Edition: 1st printing
Physical description: x, 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Delancey Pizzeria : Seattle, Washington. Pizzerias. Wizenberg, Molly. Pettit, Brandon. Restaurateurs. Food writers United States. Personal Memoirs. Regional and Ethnic cooking.
Price: $15.00
Author: Wolf, Warner with Larry Weisman
Title: Let's go to the videotape! : all the plays--and replays--from my life in sports
Publisher: New York : Warner Books, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 302 p. ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Notes:
Subjects: Wolf, Warner. Sportscasters United States. Broadcasting Anecdotes.
Price: $18.00
Author: Worster, Donald
Title: A river running west : the life of John Wesley Powell
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xiii, 673 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ; (alk. paper)
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [611]-644) and index.
Subjects: Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. Explorers United States. Conservationists. Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico). Grand Canyon, Arizona. West (U.S.) Discovery and exploration.
Price: $25.00
Author: Wullschlager, Jackie
Title: Hans Christian Andersen : the life of a storyteller
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2001.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: viii, 489 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm. (alk. paper).
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [473]-475) and index. Machine generated contents note: 1 The Country, 1805-1812 -- 2 Master Comedy-Player, 1812-1819 -- 3 The City, 1819-1822 -- 4 Aladdin at School, 1822-1827 -- 5 Fantasies
Subjects: Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875. Authors, Danish 19th century Biography.
Price: $30.00
Author: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny Aleksandrovich ; foreword by Hjarrison E. SalisburyHjarrison E. Salisbury
Title: Almost to the end
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, c1987.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: ix, 146 p. ; 22 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg/vg ;
Notes:
Subjects: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny Aleksandrovich, 1933-2017 Translations into English.
Price: $30.00
Author: Zacks, Richard
Title: Chasing the last laugh : Mark Twain's raucous and redemptive round-the-world comedy tour
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2016]
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 450 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Condition: hardback ; vg+/vg+ ;
Subjects: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Authors, American 19th century Biography.
Price: $18.00