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  • J.r.r. Tolkien

    by Daniel Grotta-kurska

    $54.95 J.r.r. Tolkien (1977) Daniel Grotta-kurska Running Press, 1976. First Edition, 4th Printing. Excellent Condition, Perhaps Unread. Original Dust Jacket, Not Price Clipped, Slight Edge Wear. Comprehensive Biography About The Creator Of The Hobbit And The Lord Of The Rings. Increasingly ...
  • Angela's Ashes

    by Frank Mccourt

    $24.95 Angela's Ashes (1996) Frank Mccourt Scribner, 1996. First Edition, Later Printing. Near Mint Condition, Unclipped Original Dust Jacket, Former Owners Name On Title Page. Frank Mccourt Was Born In Depression-era Brooklyn Of Recent Irish Immigrants And Raised In The Slums Of Limerick, ...
  • African Ambit, The

    by Reginald Dickenson

    $39.95 African Ambit, The (1995) Reginald Dickenson The Pentland Press, 1995, First Edition, First Printing. Near Mint With Original Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket, Residue From Stamp Removal On Dj. A Colonial Memoir Of Life In Nyasaland In The 1950s With Balanced & Astute Political Comment Including ...
  • Winchell Exclusive

    by Walter Winchell

    $34.95 Winchell Exclusive (1975) Walter Winchell Prentice Hall, 1975. First Edition. Very Good Condition. "shortly Before His Death In 1972, Winchell Finally Completed The 'private Papers' He Had Announced Regularly Under His Who's Who Credits. The Manuscript Was Bequeathed To His Old Friend And ...
  • Town And The City, The

    by Jack Kerouac

    $179.95 Town And The City, The (1973) Jack Kerouac Quartet Books, 1973 London: (charters A-1d). First Edition Thus. First Uk Paperback Edition Of Kerouac's First Book. Large Format With Dust Jacket. Indigo Blue Card Wrappers With French Fold Pictorial Dust Jacket. Near Fine In Near Fine Dust ...
  • Tour Of The World, A

    by Walter Montgomery

    $149.99 Tour Of The World, A (1900) Walter Montgomery University Press Co., 1900. First Edition "salesmans Dummy Sample". Wonderful Antique Volume, Gold Embossed Front Cover, Numerous Illustrations Throughout, Abbreviated Salesman's Sample, Extremely Rare. Measures Approximately 9.25" By 12".
  • Tolkien

    by Humphrey Carpenter

    $59.95 Tolkien (1977) Humphrey Carpenter Hougton Mifflin Company, 1977. First Edition, 2nd Printing ("2" In Numberline.) Very Good Condition, Brown Cloth With Green Decorations And Gold Titles; Original Dust Jacket With Author Photograph On Cover, Edge Tears Chips, Closed Tears Tape ...
  • Tidewater Morning, A

    by William Styron

    $189.95 Tidewater Morning, A (1993) William Styron Random House, Ny, 1993. Advance Uncorrected Proof Softcover For The First Edition. Glossy Wraps, Near Mint Unread Condition, Protective Cover. Signed By Styron On The Title Page. Unread Copy In Fine Condition. "a Tidewater Rising - Three Tales From ...
  • Tidewater Morning, A

    by William Styron

    $39.95 Tidewater Morning, A (1993) William Styron Random House, New York, 1993. First Edition, First Printing. Like New Condition, Cream Coloured Boards And Fresh Grey Cloth Spine Lettered In Gild. The Author's Initials Are Gild-stamped On The Front Cover. Original Unclipped Dust Jacket In Like New ...
  • A Tidewater Morning

    by William Styron

    $39.95 A Tidewater Morning (1993) William Styron Random House, New York, 1993. First Edition, First Printing. Like New Condition, Cream Coloured Boards And Fresh Grey Cloth Spine Lettered In Gild. The Author's Initials Are Gild-stamped On The Front Cover. Original Unclipped Dust Jacket In Like New ...
  • Origin, The

    by Irving Stone

    $89.95 Origin, The (1980) Irving Stone Doubleday & Co.,inc. 1980, First Edition. Very Signed And Dated On Half Title Page. Good Condition In Very Good Dust Jacket. Pages Clean & Bright, Little Shelf Wear On Bottom, Brown,cloth Boards. Dj Has Small Tear,chips & Wear At Edges. A ...
  • Spiegel

    by Andrew Sinclair

    $29.95 Spiegel (1987) Andrew Sinclair Little, Brown & Co., 1987. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Black & Red Boards, Gilt Titles, Original Dust Jacket. Numerous B&w Photos, Selected Bibliography, Articles, Newspaper References, Index, "the Life Story Of The Outstanding Producer Who ...
  • Society In America

    by Harriet Martineau

    $349.95 Society In America (1837) Harriet Martineau Saunders & Otley, 1837. First Edition. Good Condition, Foxing As To Be Expected In A Book Of This Vintage. "harriet Martineau Landed In New York On September 19, 1834. . Society In America Is A Synthesis And An Interpretation Of Martineau's ...
  • Man's Journey To Simple Abundance, A

    by Sarah Ban Breathnach

    $39.95 Man's Journey To Simple Abundance, A (2000) Sarah Ban Breathnach Scribner & Associates, Publication Date: November 2000/ Pre-publication, Uncorrected Editors Proof Copy..new Condition, Still In Publisher Plastic. Oversize Pictorial Wrappers. Uncorrected Page Proofs, Advance Reading Copy. After Empowering Millions ...
  • It's All In The Playing

    by Shirley Maclaine

    $19.95 It's All In The Playing (1987) Shirley Maclaine Bantam-dell, 1987. First Edition, Numberline To "1." Black Cloth Spine W/gold Titles, Black Boards. Illustrated Dust Jacket, Book And Jacket In Great Condition, Former Owner Name. Large 8 Vo, This Is The Malibu To London To Peru Segment Of The Route ...
  • Talking Woman

    by Shana Alexander

    $39.95 Talking Woman (1976) Shana Alexander Delacorte Press, Ny, 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Signed By The Author. Yellow Boards Quarter Orange Imitation Leather. Legendary Journalist (60 Minutes, Mccalls, Life, Etc.) Shana Alexander's Biography Talking Woman. Book Is In Very Good ...
  • Roots

    by Alex Haley

    $149.95 Roots (1976) Alex Haley Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1976. First Edition, 1976. Stated First Edition. Very Nice Book Boards, Very Good Condition. Original Dust Jacket Unclipped, 12.50. Nice Collectible. Nice And Clean. Classic Made Into Most Succesful Television Mini-series ...
  • Road Ahead, The

    by Bill Gates

    $129.99 Road Ahead, The (1995) Bill Gates Viking, New York, 1995 Signed First Edition Hardback Book With Original Dust Jacket + The Special Companion Cd-rom In A Protective Sleeve At The Rear Of The Book. Original Price Still Printed On Corner Of Dust Jacket Overleaf Flap: $29.95 U.s. / ...
  • Road Ahead, The

    by Bill Gates

    $44.95 Road Ahead, The (1995) Bill Gates Viking Press, 1995. First Edition, First Printing. Near Mint Condition, Original Unclipped Dust Jacket Also Near Mint. Gray Boards With Black Cloth Spine And Yellow Spine Lettering. Books Written By The World's Richest Men Seldom Do Much But ...
  • Play Goes On, The

    by Neil Simon

    $89.95 Play Goes On, The (1999) Neil Simon Simon & Schuster, 1999. First Edition 1st Printing. Simon And Schuster. Never Read. Dust Jacket Not Price-clipped. Neil Simon Saying Things No One Else Would Say About Himself; Not Even If You Had Read His Early Autobiography "rewrites" Which Told ...
  • Talking To Myself

    by Pearl Bailey

    $114.95 Talking To Myself (1978) Pearl Bailey Harcourt Brace,1978. First Edition, Later Printing. Very Good Condition, Original Very Good Condition Dust Jacket, Price Clipped. Signed 'love Pearl Bailey" 233 Pages.
  • Paul Newman Superstar

    by Lionel Godfrey

    $24.95 Paul Newman Superstar (1979) Lionel Godfrey St. Martins Press, 1979. First Edition. Excellent Condition, Perhaps Never Read, Like New. Original Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped, Excellent Condition. Explores The Careers Of Paul And His Wife Joanne Woodward, But Above All We Are Provided With An ...
  • Oldtown Folks

    by Harriet Beecher Stowe

    $249.95 Oldtown Folks (1869) Harriet Beecher Stowe Boston, Fields Osgood: 1869 First U.s. Edition, First Printing Date On Title And Copyright Pages. This Is Scarce Hardcover First Edition Indicia This Publisher/year]. Nice Copy! -- Maroon Pebbled Cloth. Gilt Lettering Stamped On Spine; ...
  • Gift Of Joy, A

    by Helen Hayes

    $124.95 Gift Of Joy, A (1965) Helen Hayes M. Evans & Company, 1965. First Edition, 3rd Printing. Very Good Condition, Blue Cloth Boards Over Purple Spine, Silver Titles, Very Small Light Dot On Ffep Otherwise Exceptionally Clean.. Original Dust Jacket With Some Wear, Small Chips, Price ...
  • My Luke And I

    by Eleanor Gehrig

    $39.95 My Luke And I (1977) Eleanor Gehrig Signet, 1977. First Edition, First Printing 'stated' Paperback. Excellent Condition, Perhaps Never Read. It Was A Dream Marriage. He Was Lou Gehrig, Pride Of The Yankees - His Awesome Power, His Superb Skills, His Driving Dedication, All Adding Up ...
  • Munchkins Of Oz, The

    by Stephen Cox

    $129.95 Munchkins Of Oz, The (2001) Stephen Cox Cumberland House, 2001. First Edition, Oversized Glossy Soft Cover. Near Mint Condition. Signed By Munchkin Mickey Carroll, To Whom The Book Is Dedicated. A Very Unusual And Increasingly Difficult To Obtain Item In Oz Collections. Includes Official ...
  • Malcolm X

    by Alex Haley

    $139.95 Malcolm X (1986) Alex Haley Ballantine Books, 1986. Soft Cover Edition. Autographed In Book By Author Alex Haley, Classic 'autobiography' Of Malcolm X, Haley's First Book. Excellent Overall Condition. Signed And Inscribed On The Title Page : "oct 16 1989 To Brad - Alex ...
  • George S. Kaufman

    by Howard Teichmann

    $22.95 George S. Kaufman (1972) Howard Teichmann Atheneum, 1972. First Edition, 4th Printing. Excellent Condition, Original Dust Jacket, Price Clipped, One Small Impression On Dj. An Entertaining Book About The Theatre And One Of Its Greats! A Rare Glimpse Into The Life Of A Special ...
  • Such Agreeable Friends

    by Bernhard Grzimek

    $39.95 Such Agreeable Friends (1965) Bernhard Grzimek Hill And Wang, Oct. 1965. First Us Edition. Very Good Condition, Original Dust Jacket In Mylar, Ex-libris. Renowned Animal Behaviorist Bernhard Grzimek Relates His Experiences With Animal Friends, "..a Chimpanzee, Lumbering Circus Elephants, ...
  • Such Agreeable Friends

    by Bernhard Grzimek

    $54.95 Such Agreeable Friends (1965) Bernhard Grzimek Hill And Wang, 1965. First Edition Stated. Very Good Condition, Original Dust Jacket. Translated From Original German By Brian Battershaw. From The Author Of “serengetti Shall Not Die.” Illustrated With Many Photographs. 224 Pages.
  • Golf In The Kingdom

    by Michael Murphy

    $79.95 Golf In The Kingdom (1992) Michael Murphy Golf Digest, Nyt Special Services, 1992. First Edition, Thus. Beautiful Green With Gilt Lettering And Highlights, Very Attractive. Excellent Condition, Never Read. Original Dust Jacket, Bright Tight Condition Few Small Closed Edge Tears. Attractive ...
  • Goldwyn

    by A. Scott Berg

    $19.95 Goldwyn (1989) A. Scott Berg Knopf, 1989. First Club Edition. Very Good Condition, Former Owner Name, Original Dust Jacket, Some Edge Wear. Samuel Goldwyn's Story Is A Fascinating Story, A Movie Fantasy Come True. A Story About Creativity, Ambition, Money, Drive - About A Time ...
  • Diana The Last Year

    by Donald Spoto

    $27.95 Diana The Last Year (1997) Donald Spoto Harmony, 1997. First Edition, First Printing "1" In Numberline. Mint Condition Pictorial, Laminated Boards, And With Unique See Through Plastic Unclipped Dustjacket.' As New' Copy From The Author Of The Decline And Fall Of The House Of Windsor. ...
  • The Greatest Generation

    by Tom Brokaw

    $19.95 The Greatest Generation (1998) Tom Brokaw Random House, 1998. First Edition, 6th Printing. Mint Condition, As New, Unclipped Dust Jacket, As New. The Building Of Modern America. A Huge Canvas, Sprawling With A Mighty Cast Of Millions. This Us First Edition Hardback Is Close To Being 'as ...
  • Blackberry Winter

    by Margaret Mead

    $19.95 Blackberry Winter (1972) Margaret Mead Simon And Schuster (touchstone Book,) 1972. First Edition, Soft Cover, First Printing, "the Ultimate Personal Story Behind The Pioneering Achievements Of The World's Most Famous Anthropologist..." Blackberry Winter My Earlier Years By World Renowned ...
  • Beacon Lights Of History

    by John Lord

    $164.95 Beacon Lights Of History (1885) John Lord Fords, Howard, And Hubert, 1885. First Edition, Thus. Two Beautiful Volumes, Leather Binding And Marbled Boards, Very Good Condition, Corners Rubbed, Some Edge Peeling, Soft Scratches On Leather. Beautiful Soft Leather On Spine With Gold Gilt Design ...
  • Barnum

    by Morris Robert Werner

    $44.95 Barnum () Morris Robert Werner C1923. Very Nice Condition, Blue Cloth With Dark Blue Titles. The Story Of P.t. Barnum And His Circus, A Man Who Brought The First Classical Music To America. He Was A Great Financier, Friend Of Foremost Men Of The Time And Knew As Much About Crowd ...
  • Architect Of Middle Earth

    by Daniel Grotta-kurska

    $59.95 Architect Of Middle Earth (1976) Daniel Grotta-kurska Running Press, 1976. First Edition, Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good Condition. Nice Biography About The Creator Of The Hobbit And The Lord Of The Rings. Hard To Find. J.r.r. Tolkiin Architect Of Middle Earth. A Biography Of Daniel Grotta-kurska. 165 ...
  • Apache Chronicle

    by John Upton Terrell

    $44.95 Apache Chronicle (1972) John Upton Terrell World Publishing, 1972. First Edition, Stated First Printing. Excellent Condition, Perhaps Never Read. Red Cloth Boards Over Red Spine With Gilt Titles. Outlines The History Of The Destruction Of The Apache Nation -gives A Clear Picture Of The ...
  • Andy Kaufman Revealed

    by Bob Zmuda

    $24.95 Andy Kaufman Revealed (1999) Bob Zmuda Little Brown & Co, 1999. First Edition. Near Mint Condition, Never Read, Original Illustrated Dust Jacket. Black Spine/red Boards. B&w Photos. In This Revealing Biography Of Andy Kaufman, The Comedian's Friend And Business Partner, Bob Zmuda, ...