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The Spectacular Career of Peter Wessel, Norway's Greatest Sea Hero, Who in Eight Years of Naval Warfare Sailed, Shot, and Stormed His Way from Sea Cadet to Vice Admiral (A. D. 1711 to 1718) ; ADMIRAL TUNDERBOLT

By: Adamson, Hans Christian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Company: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3857


Light wear to head and heel of spine. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 336 pages View more info

William James

By: Allen, Gay Wilson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Viking,: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 278


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 556 pages View more info

The Letters of Evelyn Waugh

By: Amory, Mark Editor

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Haven, Ticknor & Fields: 1980

Edition: American First

Seller ID: 647


light chipping to all edges DJ ; light spotting to all edges ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 664 pages View more info

An Account of Writing Synergetics With Buckminster Fuller; Cosmic Fishing

By: Applewhite, E. J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4193


8vo; 157 pages View more info

King Edward Vii's Mistresses: Lillie Langtry, Daisy Warwick, Alice Keppel and Others; THE KING IN LOVE

By: Aronson, Theo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3881


Gilt lettering on spine; light rubbing to rear DJ. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 301 pages View more info

Baby Doll an Autobiography

By: Baker, Carroll

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Arbor House: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 674


Light spotting to all edges ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages View more info

HELEN HAYES: FIRST LADY OF THE AMERICAN THEATER

By: Barrow, Kenneth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 655


price clipped; smudge on ffe; DJ lightly rubbed, ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages View more info

SUNDAY NIGHTS AT SEVEN : THE JACK BENNY STORY

By: Benny, Jack & Joan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 636


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages View more info

Editor of Genius; Max Perkins

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4275


Light soil to dust jacket and wear to head and heel of spine. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Text block tight and sound. ; 8vo; 498 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Paris in the Thirties; Fireworks at Dusk

By: Bernier, Olivier

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co (T): 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4158


DJ price clipped otherwise in tight , sound unread condition . ; B&W Photographs; 1.5 x 9.7 x 6.3 Inches; 351 pages; Signed by Author View more info

My 20 Years As Indy Chief Steward; A CHECKERED PAST

By: Binford, Tom

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Carmel, Indiana, Cornorstone Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3960


Small , thin spot on bottom of front cover where a price tag was removed otherwise appears to be in unread condition. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 139 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Life of Barbarossa; THE SULTAN'S ADMIRAL

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & World: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4167


Light wear to all edges. ; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

Princess Grace

By: Bradford, Sarah

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 670


Slight chipping all edges DJ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages View more info

Everyone is Entitled to My Opinion

By: Brinkley, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 69


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 175 pages View more info

An Intimate Memoir of Lucille Ball; Lucy in the Afternoon

By: Brochu, Jim

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 371


Former owner's phone number in ink rear free endpaper ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 271 pages View more info

The Autobiography of Thornton W. Burgess; NOW I REMEMBER

By: Burgess, Thornton W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4574


Dust jacket is rubbed and shows light wear to edges. Wrapped in new Brodart. Pp 199-208 slightly bent at the top outer corner; former owner's name stamp at top of front pastedown. ; 8vo; 338 pages View more info

DON'T LET THEM SCARE YOU: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ELMER DAVIS

By: Burlingame, Roger

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 299


Light spotting to all edges ; date stamp bottom of front DJ flap ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages View more info

My Incredible Life At Playboy; Hefner's Gonna Kill Me When He Reads This...

By: Byer, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Allen-Bennett,: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 365


, DJ rubbed; rear panel has wrinkles top and bottom with a small tringular loss at bottom edge; wear to head and heel of spine; Former owners signature ffe; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages View more info

The Life of Ezra Pound; A Serious Character

By: Carpenter, Humphrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4066


Heavy book..4 lbs...will require extra postage. DJ lightly rubbed otherwise in very good condition ; B&W Photographs; 2.1 x 9.4 x 6.1 Inches; 1005 pages View more info

RUFFLES AND FLOURISHES

By: Carpenter, Liz

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4404


Inscribed by author; Dust jacket yellowing. ; 8vo; 341 pages; Signed by Author View more info