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George Washington

By: Ford, Paul Leicester

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & New York, J. B. Lippincott: 1930

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 83216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


319 pp; Scarce with dust jacket. Pencil shading in outside gutters, previous owner's name on ffep, minor toning to ep's. DJ is lightly rubbed and edgeworn, with mild soiling, & has several tiny little edge tears. Still this is an attractive book with solid binding and clean tight and unmarked text. DJ protected in a clear Brodat cover. Includes 24 full page BW plates and index. Leicester's classic intimate biography of Washington. Anniversary Edition. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Life of Charles Dickens (Two Volumes of Three)

By: Forester, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. B. Lippincott: 1874

Seller ID: 83452

Condition: Very Good-


418 & 494 pp; Volumes 1 & 2 (only) of 3 volume set. A great set with light edgewear and spine fading, light dampstains on spines and around edges, light foxing around plates, vol1 beginning to crack at ffep, and vol2 with half inch spinehead tear. Still an attractive set however with gilt lettering on spines, and decorative gilt image on cover. Includes numerous BW illustrations and foldouts throughout. Forester's biography traces the connections between Dickens' life and his greatest and best known works. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Boo... View more info

LIFE OF STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS

By: Gardner, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Roxburgh Press: 1905

Seller ID: 87553

Condition: Good+


239 pp; Ex-library with usual marks. Spine is darkened, minor edge wear on corners and spine tips. Binding has a few weak spots but pages are all secure. Gilt decoration on front cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

COAL MINERS' WIVES

By: Giesen, Carol A. B.

Price: $7.85

Publisher: Lexington, University of KY Press: 1995

Seller ID: 11794

ISBN: 0813108454

Condition: Fine+


170 pp; Very faint shelf wear to wraps, else like new. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Kinta Years: An Oklahoma Childhood

By: Giles, Janice Holt

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92157

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


337 pp; Excellent book in dust jacket with edge wear at the tips, a very nice tight clean and attractive book ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SIMMS: A LITERARY LIFE

By: Guilds, John Caldwell

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Fayetteville, Arkansas, U.S.A., University of Arkansas Press: 1999

Seller ID: 86713

ISBN: 1557283788

Condition: Very Good+


426 pp; This is a great book with only trace creasing on spine and ink checkmarks in margin of two pages. Still book remains attractive with solid binding, and completely clean tight and unmarked interior. Book includes appendix, notes, BW photos, and index. Although Simms was a prolific writer and vigorously supporter of slavery and the Southern way life, Guilds provides a much needed rescue from obscurity in this lavishly detailed academic study and shows how Simms's historical fiction should earn him a place as a major American writer.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent ... View more info

KATHRYN KUHLMAN: HER SPIRITUAL LEGACY AND ITS IMPACT ON MY LIFE

By: Hinn, Benny

Price: $17.95

Publisher: W Pub Group: 1999

Seller ID: 67497

ISBN: 0785278885

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


176 pp; DJ has very light shelf wear, with faint soiling to rear of DJ, else a very attractive copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LAURENCE OLIVIER

By: Holden, Anthony

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Atheneum: 1988

Seller ID: 86482

ISBN: 0689115369

Condition: New in New dust jacket


504 pp; An excellent book, dust jacket in protective clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

BOBBSEY TWINS AND THE DOODLEBUG MYSTERY (BOBBSEY TWINS, 62)

By: Hope, Laura Lee

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1969

Seller ID: 87498

ISBN: 0448080621

Condition: Fine


Published in pictorial covers without dust jacket, appears to be first edition as this is the last title in the tile list on back cover and back of pre-title page. Very nice tight clean and attractive book, like new; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Memoirs : Dr. Winthrop Hartly Hopson (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Hopson, Ella Lord

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Standard Publishing Company: 1887

Seller ID: 70399

Condition: Very Good


Author signed, inscribed to previous owner on FFEP, author signature on next EP; boards and spine have mild edgewear, scuffing & very faint spotting, front hinge cracked but still secure, else contents very clean, binding tight. A nice copy. 239 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Walter Hammond

By: Howat, Gerald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1984

Seller ID: 66065

ISBN: 0047960825

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Prev owner's name on ffep. Book in excellent condition. DJ shows light edge wear, tiny tear on back corner. Very nice, attractive copy. 160pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LITTLE JOURNEY TO THE HOME OF ROBERT G. INGERSOLL

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Roycrofters: 1930

Seller ID: 83072

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


54 pp; DJ is slightly soiled and has a few short closed tears. Minor edge wear on spine, some toning on endpages; binding has a weak spot in the middle but is not cracked and is still tight. An attractive, decorative book. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Sinatra a Life Remembered

By: Irwin, Lew

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Running Press: 1998

Seller ID: 66215

ISBN: 0762403977

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


120 pp; DJ is slightly scuffed & edge worn, spine has an approx. 2" blemish where cloth was scuffed, otherwise an attractive copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LETTERS OF FRANCIS PARKMAN (TWO VOLUMES)

By: Jacobs, Wilbur R. (Ed. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 77574

Condition: Very Good+


Two volumes in slipcase. Case is slightly soiled and scuffed, minor soiling on spines and top fore edges; spines are very slightly edge worn. Bindings are tight, text is clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Henry Barnard: an Introduction

By: Jenkins, Ralph C.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Hartford, CT, Connecticut State Teachers Association: 1937

Seller ID: 67772

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Light sun fading on spine, boards lightly edge worn, rear board has a few faint spots, slight smokey smell, else binding tight, text clean, very good condition. 118 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CHECKERED LIFE

By: Joyce, John A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: S. P. Rounds, Jr.: 1883

Seller ID: 90690

Condition: Fair


318 pp; Boards are heavily scuffed, faded and edge worn. Remnants of bookplates on front pastedown, front endpage is missing a few small pieces at the top edge and has previous owner's inscription. Binding has a few weak spots but pages are all secure. A good reading copy. View more info

TUPPERWARE UNSEALED: BROWNIE WISE, EARL TUPPER, AND THE HOME PARTY PIONEERS

By: Kealing, Bob

Price: $9.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92495

ISBN: 081303227X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


264 pp; An excellent book, purchased directly from the publisher, a newcopy. View more info

TUPPERWARE UNSEALED: BROWNIE WISE, EARL TUPPER, AND THE HOME PARTY PIONEERS

By: Kealing, Bob

Price: $6.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 93095

ISBN: 081303227X

Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket


264 pp; An excellent book, purchased directly from the publisher, View more info

ETIENNE PASQUIER: TWAS: TWAYNE'S WORLD AUTHORS SERIES NO. 241

By: Keating, L. Clark

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University of Kentucky / Twayne: 1972

Seller ID: 83207

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


124 pp; Gift note to previous owner on title page. Dust jacket with light foxing & shelf wear. Still an attractive book with solid binding and clean tight and unmarked text. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. Includes notes, bibliography, and index. Keating's biography of the important 6th century French lawyer, historian, poet, and devout churchman. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

JESSE JAMES: HIS LIFE AND DEATH

By: Kelly, Thomas P.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: News Stand Library: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 90497

Condition: Very Good-


158 pp; Minor edge wear on wraps, pages are toned, binding is a little fragile and is starting to crack at the front. A bright, attractive copy. View more info