Crabtree's Collection Old Books: Biography
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Arnold, Edwin,
Light of Asia; or, The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana) being the life and teaching of Gautama, Prince of India....
Boston, Roberts Brothers, 1882. G.and Founder of Buddhism (as told in verse by an Indian Buddhist). Brick-colored binding, gilt decoration and lettering. Edge wear, small owner bookplate.
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Book number: BOOKS048541I
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Arnold, Carrie with B. Timothy Walsh, M.D.,
Next to Nothing: a firsthand account of one teenager's experience with an eating disorder.
Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2007. 1st ptg. VG PB. Humor and stark honesty are Arnold's trademarks. She pares down eating disorders to up-to-date and accessible science.
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Book number: BOOKS046919I
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Arthur, Elizabeth,
Island Sojourn: a memoir.
St. Paul, Graywolf, (1991). 2nd ptg. VG lg sz PB. Disillusioned with city life, Arthur & her husband moved to a remote island on Stuart Lake, British Columbia in 1974.
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Book number: BOOKS032057I
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Arthur, T. S.,
Three Years in a Man-Trap.
Dayton, OH, Historical Pub Co, (1872). Star Library. VG. Rust binding, black decoration, gilt title square spine. Owner name in pencil ft end paper, edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS030024I
USD 34.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.5 | £UK 27 | JP¥ 5104]
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Arthurs, Peter, foreword by Arthur C. Clarke,
With Brendan Behan: a personal memoir.
NY, St. Martins, (1981). 1st ed 1st ptg. VG in VG DJ. Confidant & bodyguard Arthurs tells of the last years of the boozing, brawling literary rebel, ex-IRA gun runner playwright. DJ edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS017365I
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Ashe, Arthur,
Arthur Ashe: portrait in motion.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1975. 1st ptg. VG in G DJ. DJ price clipped, edge tears.
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Book number: BOOKS018583I
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Asher, Cash, introduction by, Chief Red Fox,
Memoirs of Chief Red Fox.
NY, McGraw-Hill, (1971). 2nd ptg. Good. Nephew of Lakota Chief Crazy Horse, he toured with the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show and kept a record of his life after leaving. the reservation. Binding wear.
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Book number: BOOKS049782I
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1801]
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Ashrawi, Hanan,
This Side of Peace: a personal account.
NY, Simon & Schuster, (1995). 1st ptg. VG in VG DJ. As spokesperson for Palestinians in the Occupied Territories, Ashrawi became the most articulate voice of their struggle. Now in a revealing & important account, Ashrawi tells of her own struggles as a Christian Arab woman in a Muslim, male-dominated world, torn between motherhood & the demand of her cause & as a pivotal peace-maker in monumental negotiations. She offers an inside view of Mideast diplomacy, Arafat & the PLO hierarchy, & the thinking of the Palestinians.
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Book number: BOOKS029046I
USD 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 | £UK 8.75 | JP¥ 1651]
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Asimov, Isaac,
Buy Jupiter and other stories.
NY, Doubleday, (1975). BCE. VG in VG DJ. DJ chipped. Behind the scenes biographical commentary on 24 little anthologized stories which form a unique autobiography.
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Book number: BOOKS005094I
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Asquith, Margot,
Margot Asquith: an autobiography: volume two only.
NY, Doran, (1920). G. Red binding, gilt lettering (rubbed) spine. Edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS041251I
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Asquith, Cynthia,
Portrait of Barrie.
NY, Dutton, 1955. 1st ed ss. VG in G DJ. DJ edge wear. An informal picture of Barrie, artist & man, during the last 20 years of his life by his personal secretary.
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Book number: BOOKS017430I
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Assimakopoulos,Pat,
Search for Sanity.
NY, Ballantine, (1985). 1st ed ss. VG PB. Brutal foster homes, a rejecting alcoholic mother, abandonment and sexual molestation, death of her child, drug dependency,. and alcoholism. Even a wealthy marriage didn't assure her security and happinese. Then she forged a new life of success and her first experience of love. formerly titled "Both Feet in the Water". Sub title "Live dealt her a series of tragic, crushing blows. Could she ever find peace? Would she ever know God's love?.
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Book number: BOOKS056244I
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 16.75 | JP¥ 3152]
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Association, foreword by George Comtois,
Childish Things: the reminiscence of Susan Baker Blunt (1828-1924).
Grantham, NH, Tompson & Rutter Inc., 1988. VG PB. Reminiscence of an elderly woman with a sharp mind & a good memory written in 1913. She saw the passing of the last Indians. the coming of the wood stove, the introduction of the tomato, the construction of the Amoskeag Mills & the arrival of the railroad. She also spent a year in Boston.
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Book number: BOOKS032919I
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Atherton, Gertrude,
Adventures of a Novelist.
NY, Liveright, Inc, (1932). G. Small tears bottom spine, binding waterspotted, corners worn, back hinge starting.
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Book number: BOOKS000261I
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Atherton, Gertrude,
Adventures of a Novelist (Gertrude Atherton).
NY, Liveright, (1932). G ex-library. Usual library markings, heavy edge wear.
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Book number: BOOKS024705I
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