Crabtree's Collection Old Books: Biography
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(signed by artist),
Letters to Celia, edited with notes and drawings by Frederick T. McGill, Jr..
Boston, Mass., Star Island Coporation, 1972. 1st ed. VG Hardback. Yellow textured binding with green spine. Copy #504 of an edition limited to 1000 copies. Signed by artist on title page.
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Book number: BOOKS056374I
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 16.75 | JP¥ 2627]
Catalogue: Biography

 
(inscribed by author),
Nora S. Unwin, Artist and Wood Engraver.
Dublin, NH, William L. Bauhan, (1990). VG in VG DJ. Inscribed by author. Unwin was one of a small group of dedicated artists and craftsmen identified with renaissance of. wood engraving earlir in the century. She came to the U.S. in 1946 to live in Peterborough, NH, near her friends and the well-known author Elizabeth Yates for whom she illlustrated several books and her husband William McGreal.The New England setting gave fresh impetus to her creataive development. fep inscription by author reads "november 9, 1990 - To Jack and Diana Barnes, With gratitude for your interest in this book and this special artist. Good luck! Linda Clark McGoldrick, Littleton, NH" Includes transmittal sheet for review copy from publisher.
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Book number: BOOKS056294I
USD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 51.5 | £UK 45.75 | JP¥ 7223]
Catalogue: Biography

 
Aadland, Dan,
Sketches from the Ranch: a Montana memoir.
NY, Howell Book House, (1998). 1st ptg. VG in VG DJ. In 1892 a Danish immigrant cowboy named Magnus Jensen rode into south-central Montana up a valley recently vacated by the Crow. Indians and staked his future on the ranch he would carve there. The Aadland live on that ranch today where her grandfather first lived.
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Book number: BOOKS049019I
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1970]
Catalogue: Biography

 
Aaron, Daniel, edited by,
The Inman Diary: a public and private confession: two volumes.
Cambridge, Harvard Univ Press, 1985. 2nd ptg. VG in VG slipcase. Navy binding, ribbon bookmarks. Slipcase edge wear, vol. 1 title box on spine rubbed.
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Book number: BOOKS028102I
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.75 | £UK 29.25 | JP¥ 4597]
Catalogue: Biography

 
Abbey, Edward,
Desert Solitaire: a season in the wilderness.
NY, Simon & Schuster, (1990). 8th printing. VG PB. Date on fep. Abbey's three seasons as a park ranger in s.e. Utah. He challenges the growing exploitation of the wilderness.
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Book number: BOOKS004067I
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Abbott, Eleanor Hallowell,
Being Little in Cambridge when everone else was big.
NY, Appleton-Century, 1936. G. Flowered orange/green/yellow cloth binding, blue title square, spine faded, owner name ft endpaper.
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Book number: BOOKS038219I
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1839]
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Abbott, Eleanor Hallowell,
Being Little in Cambridge when everone else was big.
NY, Appleton-Century, 1936. G ex-library. Flowered orange/green/yellow cloth binding, green title square, spine faded, tanned toward edges, library markings.
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Book number: BOOKS052227I
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 | £UK 10 | JP¥ 1576]
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Abbott, Lawrence F.,
Impressions of Theodore Roosevelt.
NY, Doubleday Page, 1919. VG. Abbott's impressions from 22 year friendship with Roosevelt. Includes list of TR's chief writings & a chronology of his life. Burgundy binding, gilt lettering. Owner name ft endpaper.
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Book number: BOOKS033756I
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 15 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 2101]
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Abraham, Gerald,
Nietzsche: Great Lives.
NY, Macmillan, 1933. G ex-library. Tolstoy considered Nietzsche a madman. Red binding, gilt lettering on spine. Binding rubbed, library markings, owner. name ft endpaper.
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Book number: BOOKS042117I
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1970]
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Abrahamsen, David, M.D.,
Nixon vs. Nixon: an emotional tragedy.
NY, New American Library, (1978). 1st ptg thus. G PB. An eminent psychologist brings insight into Nixon's character & actions. Edge wear, scrape ft cover, few marks on back cover.
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Book number: BOOKS025243I
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 | £UK 6.75 | JP¥ 1051]
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United States Achievement Academy,
United States Achievement Academy 1986 National Awards volume 33.
Lexington, KY, U.S. National Leadership, (1986). Fair. Joints and hinges cracked.
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Book number: BOOKS052830I
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Acheson, Dean,
Fragments of My Fleece.
NY, Norton, (1971). 1st ed. VG in VG DJ. DJ clipped, sl chipped. A gathering of short pieces, speeches, article and papers.
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Book number: BOOKS003955I
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1970]
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Ackerley, J. R., introduction by W. H. Auden,
My Father and Myself.
NY, New York Review Books, (1999). Reprint. VG PB. Ackerley's father was the Banana King, a successful importer of fruit and a bluff, hearty fellow, little appreciated by his. refined & literary son. On his death the father left a letter revealing that his life of respectable prosperity had been a facade. Ackerley began a quest to comprehend a father always just beyond his reach. A pathbreakingly honest redering of a gay man's life and desires.
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Book number: BOOKS035682I
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Acworth, Bernard,
Swift (Jonathan).
London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1st ptg. (1947). G. Wrote Gulliver's Travels, a keen satire on cant & sham in courts, parties, statesmen, the only work for which he received. payment. Green binding, gilt lettering, wear to spine edge.
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Book number: BOOKS052330I
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Adair, James R., editor,
Unhooked: dramatic stories of persons who became addicted to drugs but came back.
Grand Rapids, MI, Baker Book House, (1971). G ex-school library. School library stamp fep, library markings.
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Book number: BOOKS031975I
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8.5 | JP¥ 1313]
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