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Remembering Willie

By: N/A

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Jackson, MS, U.S.A., University Press of Mississippi: 2000

Book ID: 004276

ISBN: 1578062675

Condition: Very Good


F5 - Book has light bent on the front upper left and very, very light shelf wear otherwise very good. A Collection of tributes memoralizing Willie Morris, the acclaimed southern author. View more info

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Jorge Newbery: El Senor Del Coraje

By: Albero, Danilo

Price: $7.90

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Editorial Sudamericana: 2003

Book ID: SW595BB

ISBN: 9500723964

Condition: Very Good


CL6 - A trade paperback book in near fine condition that has light shelf wear. Narrativas historicas de siglo XX. Text in Spanish. View more info

Jorge Newbery: El Senor Del Coraje

By: Albero, Danilo

Price: $7.90

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Editorial Sudamericana: 2003

Book ID: SW596BB

ISBN: 9500723964

Condition: Very Good


CL6 - A trade paperback book in near fine condition that has light shelf wear. Narrativas historicas de siglo XX. Text in Spanish. View more info

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Patton: A Biography

By: Axelrod, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Palgrave Macmillan: 2006

Book ID: EC11502BB

Condition: Near Fine


BS4 - An advance uncorrected proof trade paperback book in near fine condition that has lightly curled cover and light shelf wear. The first book in Palgrave's Great Generals Series with General Wesley K. Clark. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Marcel Proust: A Biography

By: Barker, Richard H.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Grosset & Dunlap, Inc.: 1962

Book ID: SCW06132

Condition: Good


BU4 - A trade paperback book in very good-c ondition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. A biography of the noted French writer that also places him within French society in the 1890s and the particular society that he frequented. Bibliographical note, chronological table, indexed, 373p. View more info

With a Daughter's Eye: A Memoir of Margaret Mead and Gregory Bateson

By: Bateson, Mary Catherine

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, William Morrow & Co.: 1984

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book ID: SCW03742

ISBN: 0688039626

Condition: Very Good


BI6 - A hard cover withdrawn ex-library book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in gray paper covered boards quarter bound in white cloth with gold lettering on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus the usual library stamps, markings, label, and pocket on the front and back endpapers, inside surfaces of both boards, title page, and copyright page plus the dust jacket endflaps are taped down to the boards. The dust jacket shows no visible sign... View more info

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His Holiness: John Paul II and the Hidden History of Our Time

By: Bernstein, Carl and Politi, Marco

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC14813BB

ISBN: 0385472374

Condition: Very Good


AN2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and crease on some edges and corners, some long line cut on the spine, discoloration, and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. His Holiness: John Paul II and the Hidden History of Our Time. View more info

Golda

By: Burkett, Elinor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperColins Publishers: 2008

Book ID: EC20868BB

ISBN: 0060786655

Condition: Very Good


CM6 - An uncorrected proof trade paperback book in near fine condition that has very light discoloration and shelf wear. An absorbing biography of one of the founders and architects of the State of Israel published to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of that nation's independence. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Proust at the Majestic: The Last Days of the Author Whose Book Changed Paris

By: Davenport-Hines, Richard

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 2006

Book ID: EC9009BB

Condition: Very Good


AN6 - Book has a date corrected/written on the back otherwise fine. A vivid portrait of the early impact of In Search of Lost Time-and of Proust's last months in a city where he had become an unlikely star. View more info

The Education of John Randolph

By: Dawidoff, Robert

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, W. W. Norton & Co.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW10448

ISBN: 0393012425

Condition: Good


CE1 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. Stated first edition with a sequence of numbers with the "1" present and no additional printings indicated. A tight, clean, sound copy in burgandy cloth covered boards with gold lettering and graphics on the spine with minor overall shelf wear with tape staining on the outside surfaces of the front and back boards and the front and back free endpapers from where the dust jacket was tap... View more info

Metternich

By: De Grunwald, Constantin

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, East Sussex, United Kingdom, Falcon Press: 1953

Book ID: SCW13596

Condition: Good


BX6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear with some fading along the top cloth edges plus there is some rubbing and fading of the gold lettering and graphics on the spine plus there is some paper and glue residue and light surface damage on the front and back fixed endpapers from where the dust jacket endflaps were glued to the boards plus there are the usual library marks, stamps, and labels on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front fixed... View more info

Tenzing: Hero of Everest A Biography of Tenzing Norgay

By: Douglas, Ed

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, USA, Natl Geographic Society: 2003

Book ID: SCW09748

Condition: Very Good


BG5 - A first edition advance reading copy/uncorrected proof book in very good condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black and white phot illustrated wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some light scattered rubbing on the back cover plus there is a light circular label stain on the back cover. A biography of Tenzing Norgay, the Tibetan-born sherpa who climbed to the summit of the world with Sir Edmund ... View more info

Giacomo Puccini

By: Dry, Wakeling

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, John Lane Company: 1906

Book ID: EC14477BB

Condition: Fair


F3 - Book was re-bound, cocked, wrinkling on the spine, edges, sides, and corners, bumped on some corners, some stains, fixed on the endpapers' hinges, library stamping on the top and contents page with label, three labels and cardholder adhered on the front fixed endpaper, library marking on the title page, lightly water soiled, significant foxing and discoloration (browning), and shelf wear. Living Masters of Music Edited by Rosa Newmarch. View more info

Frank W. Mayborn: A Man Who Made a Differemce

By: Faulk, Odie B. & Faulk, Laura E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Belton, Texas, University of Mary Hardin Baylor: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC4746BB

Condition: Very Good


AR6 - University of Mary Hardin Baylor. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. DJ is mylar protected. DJ has very, very light discoloration otherwise fine. Book has label on the top of three inside pages otherwise fine. Same date appears on the title page and copyright page. This biography is more than an interesting, intimate look at a man who was comfortable with a farm worker of a president: it is a history of an area. The story of one of those rare individuals who "can ... View more info

Edwin Arlington Robinson

By: Franchere, Hoyt C.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Twayne Publishers, Inc.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW10159

Condition: Good


CE1 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition with no dust jacket. No additional printings are indicated on the copyright page. A tight, clean, sound copy in blue cloth covered boards with gold lettering and graphics on the spine and on the front with minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light edge wear along the top and bottom spine edges plus there is some very light fading and label staining as well as some very, very light sur... View more info

Recollections of Anais Nin

By: Franklin, Benjamin V. (Edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Athens, Ohio, Ohio University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC7111BB

ISBN: 0821411640

Condition: Very Good


M5 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has light wrinkling on the edges and corners, crease on the front inside flap, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has wrinkling on the spine edges and light shelf wear otherwise fine. Readers of this book will meet one of the most enigmatic literary women of the twentieth century. View more info

Fred L. Maytag: A Biography

By: Funk, A. B.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, The Torch Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC13846BB

Condition: Good


BU6 - Book was library re-bound, light rubbing on some cover edges, sides, and corners, label on the spine, library stamping on the page edges, endpapers, title page, and some inside pages, label and cardholder adhered on the back fixed endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. View more info

Manzoni Family

By: Ginzburg, Natalia

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Arcade Publishing: 1989

Book ID: SCW09643

ISBN: 1559700300

Condition: Very Good


BU4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and white illustrated burgandy wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. A book set in ducal Italy and post-revolutionary France. It is a family saga of the Manzoni family and a portrait of Alessandro Manzoni, a noted 19th century Italian man of letters. List of characters. 358p. View more info

Sarah Duchess of Marlborough

By: Green, David

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW12047

Condition: Good


BE6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear with light edge wear with scattered cloth fraying along the bottom spine and front board edges plus there is some tape staining on the front and back fixed endpapers from where the dust jacket endflaps were taped to the boards plus the front and back endflaps are glued to the fixed endpapers plus there is some light yellowing on the outside paper edges plus there is some light staining on the right outside pa... View more info

Jean-Jacques Rousseau (Volume Two 1758-1778)

By: Guehenno, Jean

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1966

Book ID: EC14074BB

Condition: Good


AU2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling, chipping, and crease on some edges, sides, and corners, label on the spine, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, discoloration, and shelf wear othrewise good. Book has rubbing and wear on the cover edges, library stamping on the page edges, front loose endpaper, title page, and back loose endpaper with label and cardholder adhered, Jean-Jacques Rousseau (Volume Two 1758-1778). View more info