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Witness to Injustice

By: David Frost, Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi: 1995

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW13746

ISBN: 0878058435

Condition: Very Good


BI4 - An ex-library trade paperback book SIGNED by Charles Reagan Wilson on the title page in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some light discoloration and shelf wear. Edited by Louise Westling. With an introduction by Charles Reagan Wilson. A memoir by an African American moonshiner who became a civil-rights activist and self-taught local historian. It tells of the author's life as a black Alabamian in the violent, viru... View more info

Mountain Moonshine to Delta Gumbo

By: Ferguson, W. W. (Bill)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leland, Mississippi, USA, Mississippi River Publishing Company: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Book ID: SCW03235

ISBN: 187903400X

Condition: Very Good


BC2 - DJ is mylar protected. A hard cover first edition book autographed by the author and the illustrator in very good condition. This book is assumed to be a first edition because no additional printings are indicated. A tight, clean, sound copy in dark green vinyl covered boards with silver lettering on the spine with only very minor overall shelf wear plus a small triangle cut off of the top right corner of the front endpaper. The dust jacket shows some very minor ov... View more info

Mountain Moonshine to Delta Gumbo

By: Ferguson, W. W. (Bill)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Leland, MS, U.S.A., Mississippi River Publishing Company: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW09416

ISBN: 187903400X

Condition: Very Good


BC2 - DJ is mylar protected. A hard cover first edition book enscribed by the author in very good+ condition. This book is assumed to be a first edition because no additional printings are indicated. There is a gift inscription to the original owners by the author on the title page. A tight, clean, sound copy in dark green vinyl covered boards with silver lettering on the spine with only very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows only very minor overall shelf w... View more info

Dirt Under My Nails: An American Farmer and Her Changing Land

By: Foster, Marilee

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bridgehampton, New York, USA, Bridge Works Publishing Co.: 2003

Book ID: SCW13395

ISBN: 1882593774

Condition: Very Good


CC5 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A memoir of modern American life on the farm by a modern farm woman, the fifth generation of her family on her farm in Long Island's Hamptons.. She writes of the plant and animal life on her land through the changing seasons as well as the encroachment of residential development on the environment. 175p. View more info

Any Given Day: The Life and Times of Jessie Lee Brown Foveaux

By: Foveaux, Jessie Lee Brown

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Warner Books, Incorporated: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW05206

ISBN: 0446523437

Condition: Very Good


BX4 - A hard cover first edition book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in white paper covered boards quarter bound in textured green paper with black lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear. An autobiography of a woman that is also a memoir of 20th century America. It began as a project with a senior citizens' group and became recognized as a document of the challenges ... View more info

Like Father, Like Son

By: Fulghum, Hunter S.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW01008

ISBN: 0399141421

Condition: Very Good


BY5 - A hard cover first edition book in near fine condition. An as new, tight, clean, sound copy quarter bound in dark green paper with tan paper covered boards with only some light bumping to the front board at the top right corner. The dust jacket is in near fine condition with some light creasing at the top front and spine edges. A collection of stories on being a man at midlife in America. This collection is about experiencing life, remembering how you lied to your ... View more info

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How I Came into My Inheritance: And Other True Stories

By: Gallagher, Dorothy

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Vintage Books/Random House: 2002

Book ID: SCW12983

ISBN: 0375707506

Condition: Very Good


CH3 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and white photo illustrated white and brown wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light soiling of the outside paper edges plus there is the original owner's name and a note in red ink on a front freepaper. A collection of family stories that, taken in total, tell the story of the author's family and their experiences from their Russian Jewish heritage as well... View more info

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Luis Leal: An Auto/Biography

By: Garcia, Mario T.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., University of Texas Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC10197BB

ISBN: 029272828X

Condition: Very Good


BP5 - DJ is mylar protected. View more info

I Remember When...

By: Gibson, E. L.

Price: $12.50

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC10738BB

Condition: Very Good


BY5 - Book has light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Signed and inscribed by the author to previous owner on the front fixed endpaper with the name of the previous owner marked out/erased with black marker. I Remember When... E. L. Gibson, M.D. as told to Gladys Moates. View more info

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A Fish Out of Water

By: Gillett, Robin

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Bishop Auckland, County Durham, United Kingdom, Pentland Press Ltd: 2001

Edition: First UK Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW13719

ISBN: 1858215250

Condition: Very Good


CF2 - A first UK edition hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has some wrinkling and chipping on the edges and corners, dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. The autobiography of a man who spent seventeen years in the Royal Navey followed by seventeen years workin in the City in London, and then bec... View more info

Chaliapin

By: Gorky, Maxim

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Stein and Day: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW08966

Condition: Good


BZ5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor shelf wear, light bumping to the right board corners,some fading & rubbing along the top board edges & bottom spine edge & corners, some yellowing & light soiling of the outside paper edges. The DJ shows moderate overall wear with heavy edge wear & chipping along the top & bottom spine edges & at the right corners, two closed tears (about 1" at the bottom left corner & about 0.5" at the top right corners) on the front, ... View more info

Anton the Dove Fancier and Other Stories

By: Gotfryd, Bernard

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Pocket Books: 1990

Book ID: SCW05404

ISBN: 0671691376

Condition: Good


BX4 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus the front endpaper has been removed as part of the library's withdrawal process plus there are the usual library stamps, labels, and pocket on the spine, top outside paper edges, inside surface of the front cover, title page, and dedication page plus the cover has been laminated in plastic plus there is some... View more info

Juggling: A Memoir of Work, Family, and Feminism

By: Gould, Jane S.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Feminist Press at The City University of New York: 1997

Book ID: SCW12230

ISBN: 1558611738

Condition: Very Good


CA4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light overall rubbing of the covers plus there is a very, very light bump to the top right corner. A memoir of the author's life lived in parallel with the critical struggles of the women's rights movement. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Selected bibliography, indexed, 250p. View more info

In No Time at All

By: Hamilton, Carl

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Ames, IA, U.S.A., Iowa State University Press: 1974

Edition: 14th Printing

Book ID: SCW03702

ISBN: 0813808251

Condition: Very Good


CH4 - A hard cover book in very good- condition with no dust jacket. A tight, clean, sound copy in black pictoral printed tan paper covered boards with very minor overall shelf wear plus a casual black marker mark on the front plus the original owner's name on the front endpaper blacked out with black marker. The author's growing up experiences during the 1920s and 1930s on an Iowa farm with all the changes that took place from that time to the beginning of World War II ... View more info

In No Time at All

By: Hamilton, Carl

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Ames, Iowa, USA, Iowa State Press: 1974

Edition: 5th Printing

Book ID: SCW06745

ISBN: 0813808251

Condition: Very Good


CH4 - A hard cover 5th printing book in good+ to very good- condition with a dust jacket in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black pictoral printed tan paper covered boards with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is foxing on the top outside paper edges plus there is the original owner's small (about 0.5"x1.75") address label on the front endpaper. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear plus there is right edges, endflaps, and back. Th... View more info

Twitch and Shout: A Touretter's Tale

By: Handler, Lowell

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Dutton Books/Penguin Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW09593

ISBN: 0525942165

Condition: Very Good


BH3 - A hard cover first edition book in very good+ condition with a dust jacket in very good condition. Stated first printing with a sequence of numbers appearing on the copyright page with the "1" present and no additional printings indicated. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in red paper covered boards quarter bound in textured black paper with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with only very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows very mino... View more info

A Father's Diary

By: Harrison, Fraser

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Pantheon Books: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW04373

ISBN: 0394546946

Condition: Good


CF1 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear plus the usual library stamps and pocket on the front and back endpapers, half title page, and title page plus the dust jacket endflaps are taped down to the outside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some light edge wear on the back endflap top edge plus there is the usual library label on the spine plus it is still in the original library mylar sle... View more info

Then Came Brain Damage: Life (?) After Pro Football

By: Hawkins, Alex

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Marietta, Georgia, Longstreet Press, Inc.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC35322BB

ISBN: 1563520133

Condition: Very Good


Y5 - A first edition hardcover book signed by author in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Book has some light stains on the page edges, dust jacket and book have light discoloration and shelf wear. In the "life after pro sports" genre, Then Came Brain Damage is destined to be a classic. 9.5"x6.5", 275 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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The Sweeter the Juice: A Family Memoir in Black & White

By: Hazlip, Shirlee T.

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA, Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks: 1995

Book ID: SCW02745

ISBN: 0671899333

Condition: Very Good


BG4 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very overall shelf wear. A book by the daughter of a prominent black minister that examines her ancestry. It is a journey that travels back six generations in an effort to understand the dissonance between her black persona and her undeniable multiracial heritage. A book that examines the racial problems that unravel and shred the heterogeneous fabric of American society.... View more info

The Gambler

By: Hellmann, Matthew J.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Reno, Nevada, USA, Peavine Publishing: 2001

Book ID: SCW05512

ISBN: 0971201609

Condition: Very Good


CF4 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in illustrated blue wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. A memoir in the form of a novel. 476p. View more info