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  • Cry Havoc

    by Beverly Nichols

    $99.95 Cry Havoc (1933) Beverly Nichols Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1933. First Edition, Stated. Very Good, Tight Condition, Sturdy Binding & Crisp Pages. Very Scarce Dust Jacket, Some Wear, But Very Rarely Found. Wonderful Antique Edition With Nice Decorative Cover. Rare Vintage "cry ...
  • Journals Of The American Congress 1782-1788

    by United States Congress

    $529.95 Journals Of The American Congress 1782-1788 (1823) United States Congress Way And Gideon, Washington ,1823. First Edition, Thus. Original Ordinal Leather Boards, Though The Back Board Is Missing, Some Staining On Last Few Pages Of Index And Corner Of Title Page; Pages At Front Up To Page 24 Pulled From Binding But Still ...
  • Chinese Tales

    by M. Gueulett

    $479.95 Chinese Tales (1750) M. Gueulett C Cooke, N.d. (1750.) Overall Acceptible Conditon For Very Scarce 250 + Years Old, Pages Mostly Clean And The Binding, Is Holding Though Weakening, Worn On The Outside, Spine Cover Has Chips, Wear To Boards; Interior Of Book Is Good But Lacking The ...
  • Chronicles Of Canongate

    by Sir Walter Scott

    $389.95 Chronicles Of Canongate (1828) Sir Walter Scott Cadell & Co, 1828. First Edition, 3vol., 7.5 X 5". The First Appearance Of Fair Maid Of Perth. 348 Pp, In Original Full Calf, With Blind And Gold Tooling, Very Slightly Rubbed On Top And Side Of Spine. Finely Marbled Edges And Endpapers, 1828 Sir ...
  • By-line

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $139.95 By-line (1967) Ernest Hemingway Scribner's, 1967. First Edition. Red Cloth With Gilt Titles On A Black Ground Fine Copy In Dust Jacket With Just The Slightest Handling And Small Tear Bottom Edge Of Dj. Selected Articles And Dispatches Of Four Decades, Edited By William White. ...
  • 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 ...
  • Brief Gaudy Hour

    by Margaret Ayer Barnes

    $19.95 Brief Gaudy Hour (1949) Margaret Ayer Barnes Macrae-smith Co., 1949. First Club Edition. Green Boards Very Clean, Clean Pages, Tight Spine. No Tears, Neatly Written Former Owners Name. Hard Cover In Very Nice Condition. Dust Cover Spine Missing, Creased Front, Flaps Separated. A Novel Of ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Anger And Beyond

    by Herbert Hill

    $49.95 Anger And Beyond (1964) Herbert Hill Harper And Row, 1964. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Original Dust Jacket In Mylar, Ex-libris. Anger And Beyond: The Negro Writer In The United States, Herbert Hill (editor). An Influential Highly Regarded Volume Which Includes Writings By ...
  • Men Of Our Times

    by Harriet Beecher Stowe

    $329.95 Men Of Our Times (1868) Harriet Beecher Stowe Hartford Publishing Co. Conn.1868. First Edition. Leather Boards With Black And Gilt On Spine. Front Board Is Tender, And A Small Piece Of Leather Is Missing At The Lower Left Portion Of Spine, Minor Foxing On Some Interior Pages. Remainder Of Book ...
  • Last Days Of Hitler

    by H.r. Trevor-roper

    $99.95 Last Days Of Hitler (1947) H.r. Trevor-roper Macmillan Company, 1947. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Black Cloth Boards. Illustrated. 254 Pages.
  • Kingsblood Royal

    by Sinclair Lewis

    $139.95 Kingsblood Royal (1947) Sinclair Lewis Random House, Ny. 1947. First Edition.. 8 X 5 1/2 In. Grey Cloth, Gilt Lettering On Spine, Gilt Initials On Front Cover. Top Edge Red. Very Good Interior, Text Crisp, Binding Tight. Original Illustrated Dust Jacket, Price Clipped. Other Novels By ...
  • Kinfolk

    by Pearl S. Buck

    $49.95 Kinfolk (1949) Pearl S. Buck The John Day Company, 1949. First Edition, No Other Printings Listed. The Familiar Rust Brown Boards With Gilt Embossed Design To Front Board And Spine Containing The Title. Very Good Condition In And Out. The Cast Of Characters Is Immense, Mostly ...
  • Four Days

    by Bruce Catton

    $64.95 Four Days (1964) Bruce Catton United Press International & American Heritage Magazine 1964 By American Heritage Publishing. Good Condition. Some Smudging On Cover. A Documentary Study Of The Four Historic Days During Which America's 35th President, John Fitzgerald Kennedy Was ...
  • Wonders Of Italy

    by Anonymous

    $59.95 Wonders Of Italy (0) Anonymous G. Fattorusso The Medici Art Series, Florence, Italy:.ninth Edition. Anonymous Author. The Monuments Of Antiquity, The Churches, The Palaces, The Treasures Of Art. A Handbook For Students And Travelers With 3260 Illustrations, And 6 Full Page Color ...
  • Sketches Of The Irish Bar

    by Richard Sheil

    $239.95 Sketches Of The Irish Bar (1854) Richard Sheil Redfield. 1854. First Edition. (volume 2 Of 2 Volume Set.) Early (and Very Uncommon) Printing Of These Anecdotes Of Legal And Political Life In Ireland, Written By An Experienced Lawyer And Moderately Successful Playwright. The Stories Originally ...
  • Adolf Hitler

    by John Toland

    $69.95 Adolf Hitler (1976) John Toland Doubleday & Company , 1976. First Edition. Excellent Condition Two Volume Set. Vol I - Black Boards With Gilt Lettering On Spine; Vol Ii - Red Boards With Gilt Lettering On Spine. A Monumental, Vastly Revealing Biography Of Adolf Hitler - Filled ...
  • Down The Seine And Up The Potomac

    by Art Buchwald

    $129.95 Down The Seine And Up The Potomac (1977) Art Buchwald G.p. Putnam's Sons New York 1977.first Edition, 1st Printing Very Fine In Fine Dj. Clean, Bright Text. Interior Is Unblemished And Appears Unread. Author Has Penned His Signature Below Statement Of This Being A Pecial Limited To 250 Copies First ...
  • News Outline 1927-28, The

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    $59.95 News Outline 1927-28, The (1928) News Outline, 1928. Numerous Weekly News Handouts Put Into Scrapbook Type Folder October 3 1927 - January 30, 1928 Lindbergh, Pershing, Pre Prez Hoover, Firestone, Ford, Edison, Television, Income Tax, Prez Coolidge, Commander Richard Byrd, Cuba, ...
  • Unfinished Presidency

    by Douglas Brinkley

    $249.95 Unfinished Presidency (1998) Douglas Brinkley New York: Viking, 1998. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Signed By President Jimmy Carter On Title Page Hard Cover. As New In As New Dj. Black And White Photographs.. Indexed And Illustrated. It Includes Acknowledgements, Notes, Afterword And ...
  • Bridges Of Madison County, The

    by Robert James Waller

    $79.95 Bridges Of Madison County, The (1992) Robert James Waller New York: Warner Books, 1992 First Edition. Tan Boards. Fine/fine. Each Chapter Has A Photograph/line Drawing Of A Bridge. Engaging Story Of Iowa War Bride And Her One Day Affair With A Traveling Photographer, Which Leaves Both Of Them With A ...
  • Bridges Of Madison County, The

    by Robert James Waller

    $69.95 Bridges Of Madison County, The (1992) Robert James Waller New York: Warner Books, 1992 First Edition. Tan Boards. Fine/near Fine. Each Chapter Has A Photograph/line Drawing Of A Bridge. Engaging Story Of Iowa War Bride And Her One Day Affair With A Traveling Photographer, Which Leaves Both Of Them With A ...
  • Bridges Of Madison County, The

    by Robert James Waller

    $79.95 Bridges Of Madison County, The (1992) Robert James Waller New York: Warner Books, 1992. Tan Boards. Fine/fine. . Hc. Each Chapter Has A Photograph/line Drawing Of A Bridge. Engaging Story Of Iowa War Bride And Her One Day Affair With A Traveling Photographer, Which Leaves Both Of Them With A Lifetime Of ...
  • Bridges Of Madison County, The

    by Robert James Waller

    $79.95 Bridges Of Madison County, The (1992) Robert James Waller Warner Books, 1992. First Edition Tan Boards Over Green Cloth. Appears To Have Never Been Read, Excellent Condition Throughout. Each Chapter Has A Photograph/line Drawing Of A Bridge. Engaging Story Of Iowa War Bride And Her One Day Affair With A ...
  • Book Of Nations

    by Clarence Hornung

    $79.95 Book Of Nations (1939) Clarence Hornung Winkler & Kelmans, Ny In 1939. First Edition. Souvenir Book From The World's Fair Of Ny 1939 Entitled Book Of Nations. Under The Auspices Of The Foreign Government Commissioners. Compiled And Edited By William Bernbach And Herman Jaffe. Book And ...
  • Beaux And Belles Of England

    by Peter Cunningham

    $189.95 Beaux And Belles Of England (1895) Peter Cunningham Beaux & Belles Of England C1895 Printing. Wonderful Antique Volumes, .75 Leather Covers, Gold Embossed Spines, Marbled Covers, Gilt Page Edges, Frontispieces, Numerous Illustrations Throughout, Volumes Titled As Follows: Newll Gwyn By Peter ...
  • Battling For The Right

    by Charles Morris

    $149.95 Battling For The Right (1910) Charles Morris 1910 N.p. N.pl. First Edition. Red Cloth Lettered In Black, Tipped On Photo Of T.r. On The Front Cover. Profusely Illustrated With Photographs. "battling For The Right: The Life Story Of Theodore Roosevelt Including An Account Of His African ...
  • World War I I - Unique Scrapbook

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    $129.95 World War I I - Unique Scrapbook () World War Ii Scrapbook Of Articles Including Victory. Measures 12 By 12 1/2 Inches, Tied On Left. Navy Blue/black Embossed Textured Covers With Leatherette Feel. Two Inches Thick Of Neat And Well Preserved Original Articles, Photos, Etc, From The ...
  • Triumph And Tragedy

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    $49.95 Triumph And Tragedy (1968) The Associated Press, 1968. Writers, Photographers, And Editors Of The Associated Press -- 1st Edition 1st Printing -- Triumph And Tragedy: The Story Of The Kennedys. Bound In Blue Cloth With Gilt Lettering To The Spine And Front Board. Profusely ...
  • A Thousand Miles Up The Nile

    by Amelia B. Edwards

    $154.95 A Thousand Miles Up The Nile (1888) Amelia B. Edwards L.c. Page And Company, N.d. 1888. Second Edition. (preface To The Second Edition Dated "1888.") Heavy Book, 8" X 5 1/2". Very Good Condition, Original Green Textured Cloth Over Wide Cream Cloth With Elaborate Decoration In Gilt. Extensively ...
  • Serpico

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    $129.95 Serpico (1973) Viking, New York, 1973. First Edition, First Printing With Proper Statement "first Published In 1973 By The Viking Press." Very Good Condition - The Dust Jacket Is Price-clipped - Some Tape Marks On Inside Front Flyleaf - Jacket Is In Brodart ...
  • The Naked And The Dead

    by Norman Mailer

    $139.95 The Naked And The Dead (1948) Norman Mailer Holt Rinehart Winston, New York, C1948. First Club Edition. Excellent Condition, Red Cloth With Black Titles, Slight Wear To Top Of Spine. Arguably The Most Famous Book To Come Out Of World War Ii. When It First Appeared In This Country In 1949, ...
  • Mandela

    by Anthony Sampson

    $34.95 Mandela (1999) Anthony Sampson Knopf, 1999. First Edition Stated. Near Mint Condition, Original Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped Excellent Condition. Brown Spine With Bright Silver Title And White Designer Paper Over Boards. List Of Illustrations. Map: Apartheid South Africa. ...
  • Life Of Abraham Lincoln, The

    by Ida M. Tarbell

    $389.95 Life Of Abraham Lincoln, The (1909) Ida M. Tarbell Lincoln History Society, New York, 1909. Four Matched Volume Set, 9x5 Inches. Very Good Condition, Bound In Fine Red Textured Boards With Gilt Titles, Very Little Wear (vol. 3 Former Owner Name 1912.) Handsome Matched Set With Gilt Titles, Great ...
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin: Or, Life Among The Lowly

    by Harriet Beecher Stowe

    $1,149.95 Uncle Tom's Cabin: Or, Life Among The Lowly () Harriet Beecher Stowe John P. Jewett, Boston, 1853. First Edition Double Column “key To Uncle Tom's Cabin” Bound Together Following First Edition Double Column “uncle Tom’s Cabin”, 193d Thousand (refers To This Being Among The First 193,000 Printed.) 9 ½ X 6 Inches, ...
  • Story Of John F. Kennedy, The

    by Earl Schenck Miers

    $44.95 Story Of John F. Kennedy, The (1964) Earl Schenck Miers Wonder Books, 1964. First Edition. "a Spotlight Wonder Book." Soft Cover. Profusely Illustrated With Photographs. Very Good Condition. By Earl Schenck Miers. 8.5" X 11". The Book Relates To Jfk's Boyhood And Youth, His Schooling, His Military And ...
  • Four Days

    by Bruce Catton

    $64.95 Four Days (1964) Bruce Catton United Press International & American Heritage Magazine 1964 By American Heritage Publishing. Small Tear On Bottom Of Spine - Pictorial Cover. Good Condition. This Book Is A Documentary Study Of The Four Historic Days During Which America's 35th ...
  • Four Dark Days In History : A Photo History Of President Kennedy's Assassination

    by C. Franklin Morse

    $49.95 Four Dark Days In History : A Photo History Of President Kennedy's Assassination (1963) C. Franklin Morse Jim Matthews & Ernest Schworck, 1963. First Edition, Thus. "collectors Copy $1" Soft Cover. Very Good Condition. With Illustration On Cover By C. Franklin Morse. This Is A Touching Soft Cover Magazine Style Book. It Is Filled To The Brim With ...
  • Different Kind Christmas, A

    by Alex Haley

    $239.95 Different Kind Christmas, A (1988) Alex Haley Doubleday, 1988. First Edition; First Printing. An Exceptional Copy Of This First Edition/first Printing In Unread Very Fine Condition In Alike Dust-jacket, This Copy Signed By Alex Haley Directly On The First Free End Page ; Alex Haley's ("roots") ...