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Henry Adams and the Making of America

By: Wills, Garry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC4529BB

ISBN: 0618134301

Condition: Very Good

AP3 - A first edition (complete numberline) hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has tiny chipping on a few corners, dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, some light discoloration and shelf wear. The author showcases Henry Adam's little-known but seminal study of the early United States and draws from it fresh insights on the paradoxes that roil America to this day. 9.5"x6.5", 467 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Story of the Brontes

By: Wright, J. C.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Norwood Editions: 1977

Edition: Reprint Edition

Book ID: SCW06817

Condition: Good

BG2 - A hard cover library rebound reprint edition withdrawn ex-library book in good- condition with no dust jacket. A tight, clean, sound copy in brown cloth covered boards with very minor overall shelf wear plus the fornt endpaper has been removed as part of the library's withdrawal process plus there is some light label staining on the boards and spine plus there are the usual library stamps on the top outside paper edges, freepaper, and title page. This is a reprint edition of a book that was originally publishedin 1925. A book about Charlotte, Emile, and Anne Brontë and the conditions an... View more info

La Dame d'Esprit: A Biography of Marquise Du Chatelet

By: Zinsser, Judith P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2006

Book ID: EC20866BB

ISBN: 0670038008

Condition: Very Good

CM6 - An advance uncorrected proof trade paperback book in very good condition that has crease on the back, lighlty cocked and curled, light discoloration and shelf wear. From a life of frivolity to a life of the mind. The scintillating life of the most brilliant woman of the French Enlighthenment, the lover of Voltaire and translator of Newton. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info