Crabtree's Collection Old Books: Biography
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Adams, James Truslow,
The Adams Family.
Boston, Little Brown, 1930. 1st ed. VG. Suddenly passing from village obscurity into international fame in the latter part of the 18th century, due neither to great. wealth or a hereditary title but to character and sheer intellectual ability. A biography of a family thrown against the changing background of its times for a 150 years. Maroon binding, gilt lettering. Sl edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS041253I
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Adams, James Truslow,
The Adams Family.
NY, Literary Guild, 1930. 1st ed. VG. Suddenly passing from village obscurity into international fame in the latter part of the 18th century, due neither to great. wealth or a hereditary title but to character and sheer intellectual ability. A biography of a family thrown against the changing background of its times for a 150 years. Dark blue binding, gilt lettering. Edge wear, tanning on ft endpaper.
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Adams, Ansel with Mary Street Alinder,
Ansel Adams: an autobiography.
Boston, Little Brown, (1990). 1st PB ed. VG PB. Edge wear, surface scratches ft cover, sl curling.
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Book number: BOOKS028177I
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 | £UK 17.5 | JP¥ 3311]
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Adams, Charles Francis, with memorial address by Henry Cabot Lodge,
Charles Francis Adams 1835-1915: an autobiography.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1916. 1st ed. G ex-library. This "sketch" as Adams called it was delivered to the MA Hist Society in 1913 to make use of as seemed proper and it made the. search for a biographer unnecessary. Black binding, gilt lettering & banding, top edge gilt. Library markings.
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Book number: BOOKS041247I
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Adams, James Truslow,
The Living Jefferson.
NY, Scribner, 1936. 1st ed. G. Red binding, gilt lettering, owner inscription on front endpaper. Damp spots to spine edges, darkening to cover edges. Tanning to front endpaper. Jefferson's life and politics and its reflection on contemporary politics.
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Book number: BOOKS054121I
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 55.5 | £UK 47.5 | JP¥ 9030]
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Adams, Rachel,
On the Other Hand.
NY, Harper & Row, (1963). 1st ed ss. VG. Price blacked out on fep.
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Book number: BOOKS017484I
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Adams, Rachel,
On the Other Hand.
NY, Harper Row, (1963). 1st ed. VG in G DJ. New England born and reared, lively, dedicated and very much a person in her own right, and the arrival of the young woodsman. Sherman Adams who became her suitor. When Sherman dedicated himself to the Eisenhower cause, Rachel went along. A campaign train with whistle stops & back-platform speeches. In Washington, she had a house to find and her life changed by her social obligations. DJ sl edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS041255I
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Adams, Samuel Hopkins,
A. Woollcott: his life and his world.
NY, Reynal & Hitchcock, (1945). VG. Binding soiled. American journalist and writer, dramatic critic, radio broadcaster, member of the Round Table.
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Book number: BOOKS005413I
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Adams, Samuel Hopkins,
A. Woollcott: his life and his world.
NY, Reynal & Hitchcock, NY, (1945). 2nd ptg. G. Light green binding, green lettering, fading toward edges, bookstore stickers & stamp ft endpaper.
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Book number: BOOKS042299I
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Adamson, J. H. & H. F. Folland,
Sir Harry Vane: his life and times 1613-1662.
Boston, Gambit, 1973. 1st ptg. VG in VG DJ. Vane served Charles the First and was one of the leaders of the parliamentary rebellion that led to the kind's execution and the. establishment of the Protectorate. Vane himself was executed in 1662, clearly the victim of judicial murder, the age of Puritan revolt was over. A man of peace who initiated genocide in the New World and found martyrdom in the Old. The authors approach the paradox of Sie Harry face on and place their subject against a detailed background of his times, a subtly shaded portrait both dramatic and convincing. DJ edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS046931I
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Adler, Bill, edited by,
The Uncommon Wisdom of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis: a portrait in her own words.
Secaucus, NJ, Citadel, (1996). 2nd ptg. VG in VG DJ. When Kennedy won the presidency and Jackie began to panic about her official duties, she told a friend: "I'll get pregnant and. stay pregnant. It's the only way out.".
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Book number: BOOKS052302I
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 | £UK 14.25 | JP¥ 2709]
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Admiralty,
Portrait of Churchill.
London, Hutchinson, nd (ca 1945). G. Blue binding, some fading, gilt lettering on spine rubbed, owner name ft endpaper, edge wear, corners bumped.
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Book number: BOOKS041167I
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 1204]
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Agnew, Spiro T., introduction by Richard M. Nixon,
Where He Stands: the life and convictions of Spiro T. Agnew.
NY, Hawthorn, (1968). 1st ed. VG PB.
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Book number: BOOKS019602I
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Agnew, Spiro T., introduction by Richard M. Nixon,
Where He Stands: the life and convictions of Spiro T. Agnew.
NY, Hawthorn, (1968). 1st ed. VG PB. Sl edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS031726I
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Agronsky, Jonathan I. Z.,
Marion Barry: the politics of race.
Latham, NY, British American Publishing, (1991). 1st ptg. VG in G DJ. DJ edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS024778I
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