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 A BOSTONION / NATHAN H. PARKER, Biographical Sketch of Gen. Joseph Warren Embracing the Prominent Events of His Life and His Boston Orations of 1772 and 1775
A BOSTONION / NATHAN H. PARKER
Biographical Sketch of Gen. Joseph Warren Embracing the Prominent Events of His Life and His Boston Orations of 1772 and 1775
Boston, Mass: Shepard, Clark & Brown, 1857. Hardcover. Brown textured covers, embossed, with heavy fading to the spine, wear to the corners and spine ends. Tightly bound, no interior marks, some foxing to the cover edges. Some webbing showing on the front paste down. In good+ great condition. "With the celebrated eulogy pronounced by Perez Morton, M. M, on the re-interment of the remains by the Masonic Order, at King's Chapel in 1776. "; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 189 pages. Good with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 9136
USD 195.00 [Appr.: EURO 180.75 | £UK 151.5 | JP¥ 21832]
Keywords: Biography Collectibles

0752817973 ADAMS, DAVID, Walking on Thin Ice: In Pursuit of the North Pole ** Signed **
ADAMS, DAVID
Walking on Thin Ice: In Pursuit of the North Pole ** Signed **
London, England: Orion, 1998. Hardcover. ISBN: 0752817973. Signed by the author on the title page. Bright red Hardcovers in Fine condition, a sound binding, bright & unmarked pages. The DJ is unclipped and in Near Fine condition." For adventurers, climbing the Seven Summits, Including Everest and reaching all four Poles is the Holy Grail of world exploration. In 1998, David Hempleman-Adams became the first man on the planet to do it. In Walking on Thin Ice, the world's most accomplished explorer recounts the final leg of his extraordinary15-year odyssey." ; 9.53 X 6.57 X 1.28 inches; 271 pages; Signed by Author. Fine .
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Book number: 22807
USD 42.95 [Appr.: EURO 40 | £UK 33.5 | JP¥ 4809]
Keywords: 0752817973 North Pole Explorers Sports & Recreation Travel

 ALDRICH RICHARD STODDARD, Gertrude Lawrence As Mrs a, an Intimate Biography of the Great Star
ALDRICH RICHARD STODDARD
Gertrude Lawrence As Mrs a, an Intimate Biography of the Great Star
London, England: Companion Book Club, 1956. Hardcover. Tan textured hardcovers, gilt titles pannelled in blue, to the spine. The binding is tight and the pages are unmarked. Thers is spine end and corner bumping with some browning to the spine. Black & white photographs through the book. Written by her husband, with a forward by Daphne Du Maurier. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 320 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 19707
USD 15.25 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1707]
Keywords: Biography Film Actors Media

0670849510 ALEXANDER PAUL, Boulevard of Broken Dreams
ALEXANDER PAUL
Boulevard of Broken Dreams
New York: Viking, 1994. 1st Edition. Hardcover. ISBN: 0670849510. F/F Hard Cover. Book is hardcover in FINE condition with like DJ. Remainder marked, has price on the inside front flap of the DJ, NOT price clipped. This is the first serious biography written about James Dean, based on many new and documented sources, and featuring never-before-published photographs. Protected with a Brodart Book cover.; Remainder; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine in Fine dust jacket .
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Book number: 151
USD 19.25 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15 | JP¥ 2155]
Keywords: 0670849510 Biography Hollywood Dean James Movies Biography Actors Film Arts

0771001266 ALLAN, TED; GORDON, SYDNEY, Scalpel, the Sword the Story of Doctor Norman Bethune, the
ALLAN, TED; GORDON, SYDNEY
Scalpel, the Sword the Story of Doctor Norman Bethune, the
Mcclelland & Stewart, 1974. Trade paperback. ISBN: 0771001266. A trade Paperback that has scuffing to the covers and wear on the edges and spine hinge. The interior is unmarked and the spine is solid. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 319 pages. Very Good with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 3954
USD 14.25 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1595]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 0771001266 Biography

 
ALLISS, PETER
Peter Alliss My Life
Hodder Paperback, 2005. Trade paperback. ISBN: 0340834005. Trade Paperback in very good condition. There is scuffing to the covers, a crease on the front bottom corner and slight upturn to front corners. The interior is clean with pages of black & white photos through the book. "My Life is a glorious retrospective of some of golf's most fascinating personalities, and personal memories of golfing legends past and present." ; 0.94 x 7.56 x 5.12 Inches; 310 pages. Very Good with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 3962
USD 12.95 [Appr.: EURO 12.25 | £UK 10.25 | JP¥ 1450]
Catalogue: Biography Sports
Keywords: 0340834005 Golf Sports & Recreation Autobiography & Memoirs

0670892939 ANNAU CATHERINE, J. L. GRANASTEIN, ALISON GORDON, MORDECAI RICHLER, Trudeau Albums
ANNAU CATHERINE, J. L. GRANASTEIN, ALISON GORDON, MORDECAI RICHLER
Trudeau Albums
An Otherwise Inc. / Penguin Studio, 2000. 1st Edition. Hardcover. ISBN: 0670892939. Black hardcover with white titles pannelled in red to the cover. In Fine condition, tightly bound and unmarked. Encased in a pictorial box which is in Very Good+ condition with moderate scuffing and edgewear. No tears to the corners. Chronologically organized into six sections: The Contrarian 1919-1949, Into Power 1949-1698, Watch Me 1968-1974, Domectic Malaise 1974-1980, I'm Back 1974-1980, The Sphinx 1984-2000. ; 10.10 X 9.40 X 0.40 inches; 160 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 17872
USD 38.25 [Appr.: EURO 35.5 | £UK 29.75 | JP¥ 4282]
Keywords: 0670892939 Biography Politics Canada Prime Ministers

0946211019 ANONYMOUS, Missing Pieces: Women in Irish History 1: Since the Famine
ANONYMOUS
Missing Pieces: Women in Irish History 1: Since the Famine
Ireland: Irish Feminist Information Publications with Womens Community Press, 1983. Paperback. ISBN: 0946211019. Trade Paperback, A Near Fine book, tight, bright & unmarked with very moderate cover wear. ; B&W Photographs; 8.11 X 5.67 X 0.31 inches; 64 pages. Near Fine .
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Book number: 18077
USD 16.25 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 12.75 | JP¥ 1819]
Keywords: 0946211019

 ANONYMOUS, Story of Louis Riel, the Rebel Chief
ANONYMOUS
Story of Louis Riel, the Rebel Chief
Coles, J. S. Robertson & Brothers, 1970. Trade Paperback. Trade Paperback. Red background with black lettering and illustrations on the cover and spine. Small sticker scar on the upper right hand corner of the front cover. Black & white illustrations throughout the book. Facsimile edition of the original 1885 edition. ; Coles Canadiana Collection; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages. Very Good with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 4974
USD 16.95 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 1898]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Riel, Louis Biography Canada History

0771580509 ANTHONY, IAN, Radio Wizard Edward Samuel Rogers and the Revolution of Communication
ANTHONY, IAN
Radio Wizard Edward Samuel Rogers and the Revolution of Communication
Gage Publishing Company for Rogers, 2000. Hardcover. ISBN: 0771580509. Green hard boards with silver titles to the spine. Near Fine, tight, bright, unmarked with light spin end and bottom corner bumping. The DJ is in Near fine condition with light cover rubbing. ; B&W Photographs; 0.7 x 9.1 x 6.2 Inches; 130 pages. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket .
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Book number: 12112
USD 14.25 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.25 | JP¥ 1595]
Keywords: 0771580509 Radio Biography Business & Economics Canada Technology

 
ARTHUR, ELIZABETH
Island Sojourn
Don Mills, Ont.: Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, 1980. Hardcover. ISBN: 0889025606. Gray hard boards / white cloth spine / black lettering on spine. This copy is undated but believed to be 1980 and a first edition. Slight spine bumping, clean & bright interior with a solid binding. The DJ is unclipped with an unglossy finish and a lovely watercolor spread over both covers. "An account of a city couple who moved to remote central British Columbia, to live on a small island in a lake." ; Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 220 pages. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket .
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Book number: 2899
USD 15.75 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 1763]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 0889025606 Social Life & Customs British Columbia Frontier & Pioneer Life Biography Canada

 ARVON HENRI, Lenine
ARVON HENRI
Lenine
Paris, France: Seghers, 1970. Trade paperback. A small size Trade Paperback with wear to the covers and edges. There is some underlining throughout the book, but well bound and in good condition. ; Philisophes De Tous Les Temps; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 187 pages. Good+ with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 6644
USD 14.95 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1674]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Lenin Biography French Books Livres de Langue Française

0140147497 ASHER, MICHAEL, Thesiger
ASHER, MICHAEL
Thesiger
Penguin UK, 1995. Paperback. ISBN: 0140147497. Trade Paperback in Very Good condition with a solid binding and a clean, unmarked text. Black & white photo sections through the book. Maps. Light bumping to the front cover and light edgewear. "Thesiger was different from other travellers/explorers in that he tried to share lives and hardships of the natives. His aim was not be spectator but become one of them. Thesiger had rare quality among explorers - he ventured alone and found companionship with savage tribes of Africa and he tried to see the world through the eyes of these peoples. Born in Abyssinia in 1910, he grew up in imperial court." ; 7.64 X 5.04 X 1.10 inches; 582 pages. Very Good .
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Book number: 18732
USD 16.95 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 1898]
Keywords: 0140147497 Voyages and Travels Expeditions & Discoveries Biography History England

 ASPINALL - OGLANDER CECIL, Roger Keyes. Being the Biography of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Keyes of Zeebrugge and Dover.
ASPINALL - OGLANDER CECIL
Roger Keyes. Being the Biography of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Keyes of Zeebrugge and Dover.
London, England: The Hogarth Press, 1951. Hardcovers. Blue textured hardcovers with gilt titles pannelled in dark blue, on the spine. A Very Good++ copy with a solid binding and a bright, unmarked text. Light spine end wear, with the previous owner's name printed on the front free end paper. Illustrated with black & white photos and maps. The DJ is unclipped and in Very Good + condition with cover scuffing and edgewear, protected by a clear palstic covering. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 478 pages. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket .
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Book number: 15150
USD 39.45 [Appr.: EURO 36.75 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4417]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Boats, Ships, Sailing & Boatbuilding Military

 
ASSOULINE, PIERRE
An Artful Life a Biography of D.H. Kahnweiler, 1884-1979
New York: Fromm International, 1991. Trade Paperback. ISBN: 0880641312. Trade Paperback. Nice condition, unmarked with a solid binding. Light scuffing on bottom text block, with minor corner bumping. "Kahnweiler opened a small art gallery in Paris in 1907 which became the exclusive gallery of several of the finest Cubist artists: Picasso, Braque, Gris and Leger, among others. Known as the greatest art dealer of his time, Kahnweiler's career is closely entwined with the history of art in the 20th century. "; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 411 pages. Very Good with no dust jacket .
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Book number: 3723
USD 21.75 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 | £UK 17 | JP¥ 2435]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 0880641312 Architecture France Biography Art Collectibles

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