Foundling Books: Biography
found: 127 books on 9 pages. This is page 3
Previous page - Next page

 
Fleming, Peggy with Peter Kiminsky
THE LONG PROGRAM Skating Toward Life's Victories.
New York: Pocket Books, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0671038869. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock, dustjacket very slightly rubbed. ; Blue boards. ; Remainder; ; 210 pages; The autobiography of an Olympic Gold Medal skater.. VG/VG.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2015
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 2476]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Fleming, Peggy Peter Kaminsky the Long Program Skating Toward Life's Victories Ice Skates Ice Skating Winter Olympics Skaters Skating

 
Fletcher, Grace Nies
PREACHER'S KIDS.
New York: E. P. Dutton, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. Spine ends crimped, slightly worn, top front corner bumped. DJ rubbed, chips and tears. ; Red cloth boards, blue title imprinted to front board, spine. ; 8vo; 255 pages; Amusing true family story of a son and daughter growing up in a Methodist parsonage at the turn of the twentieth century.. G+/P.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 1428
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.5 | JP¥ 2167]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Methodist Ministers Family Life Families Children Fletcher, Grace Nies Preacher's Kids

 
Foote, Horton
BEGINNINGS A Memoir.
New York: Scribner, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0743211154. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; Pictorial dustjacket. Light brown boards, black quarter cloth. Gold title to spine. ; Remainder; ; 270 pages; Here's the story of how the author changed from a would be actor to a writer.. VG+/F.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2804
USD 10.80 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 | £UK 9 | JP¥ 1671]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Foote, Horton Beginnings a Memoir Author Biography Playwrights Screenwriters to Kill a Mockingbird Theater Theatre

 
Foote, Horton
FAREWELL A Memoir of a Texas Childhood.
New York: Scribner, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0684844397. New, unused book, black remainder mark to foot of textblock, no other flaws. ; Cream boards, burgundy quarter cloth. ; Remainder; ; 287 pages; The autobiography of the dramatist and screenwriter does more than just recount his experiences of growing up in Texas. It also paints a picture of the life, customs, and people of those he knew during his childhood, and who provided characterizations for his work.. VG/F.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2351
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 2476]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Foote, Horton Farewell a Memoir of a Texas Childhood Literary Biography Screenwriters Dramatists Playwrights Texas Author Texas Life and Customs

 
Fornatale, Pete and Bill Ayres Foreword by Dave Marsh
ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE And 99 Other Life Lessons from Classic Rock Songs.
New York: Fireside (Simon & Schuster), 1998. First Edition. Softcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0684845296. New, unused book. No marks or flaws. ; Pictorial wraps. ; Trade PB; ; 221 pages; The stories behing 100 rock classics are told, then used to demonstrate lessons we all need to learn, or need reminded of.. VG+/NONE.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 3697
USD 8.80 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 1362]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Fornatale, Pete Ayres, Bill All You Need Is Love and 99 Other Life Lessons From Classic Rock Songs Popular Music Pop Music Entertainment Entertainment Industry Rock & Roll

 
Fowler, Gene
SCHNOZZOLA The Story of Jimmy Durante.
New York: Viking Press, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Corners and spine ends bumped, front board very slightly bowed, spine faded, boards lightly soiled, former bookstore small label to front pastedown ep. Contents clean and intact, as is binding. ; Front board is yellow with brown printing of title and author, rear board gray, with red quarter cloth. 16 pages of black and white photo plates. ; 8vo; 261 pages; The story of the incomparable vaudevillian, actor, entertainer, with the famous nose.. G/NONE.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 910
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 2476]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Vaudeville Actor Theater Entertainers Entertainment Show Business Show Biz Famous Noses

 
Frank, Anne
ANNE FRANK: THE DIARY OF A YOUNG GIRL.
Pocket Book, 1958. Not First Edition. Paperback; Third Printing. Creasing and shelf wear to cover, wear especially at top and bottom of spine at front hinge, pink stains on back cover, owners name on front flyleaf, first 22 pages pulled loose from hinge though present and intact, book has some moisture damage. ; Cardinal Edition No. C-317.; 239 pages; The story of a Jewish teenager growing up in hiding in Nazi occupied Holland.. G/NONE.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 172
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 | £UK 5.75 | JP¥ 1083]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Biography World War Ii Jews Holocaust Holland Pocket Books Collectible

 
Freeman, David
THE LAST DAYS OF ALFRED HITCHCOCK A Memoir by His Last Collaborator and the Final Unproduced Screenplay the SHORT NIGHT.
Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1999. First Edition. Softcover; First Printing. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; Illustrated wraps. Screenplay. Commentary on the Screenplay. Filmography. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; ; 281 pages; The author had the unique experience of being the last collaborator of Alfred Hitchcock, thus having unparalleled access to the noted director in the days leading up to his death. Thus, he was privvy to the most intensely personal self review Hitchcock looking back on his life and career.. VG+/NONE.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2766
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1548]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Freeman, David the Last Days of Alfred Hitchcock Directors Biography Filmmaker Film History Film Directing Movies Movie History

 
Furman, Necah Stewart Intro. by Annette Kolodny
CAROLINE LOCKHART Her Life and Legacy.
Cody, Wyo.: Buffalo Bill Historical Center, University of Washington Press, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. ISBN: 0295973463. Very light rubbing to dustjacket in archival Brodart protector. ; 16 pages of black and white photographs, most with multiple pictures. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 221 pages; The extraordinary life of an author, journalist, columnist, activist, rancher, authentic daughter of the American West and longtime resident and promoter of Cody, Wyoming; 1871 - 1962.. F/NF.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 1157
USD 19.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2940]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Lockhart, Caroline, 1870- 1962 Women Novelists Women Ranchers Author Literary Biography American West Cody, Wyoming Anti- Prohibition Buffalo Bill Cody

 
[Galbraith, John Kenneth] Lamson, Peggy
SPEAKING OF GALBRAITH A Personal Portrait.
New York: Ticknor & Fields (Houghton Mifflin), 1991. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0899199135. New, unused book. DJ rubbed, with a couple of very minor scuffs to front, now in archival Brodart protector. ; Burgundy boards, burgundy quarter cloth. Index. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 236 pages; An affectionate remembrance of the noted economist, professor, politician and diplomat by a noted journalist and friend.. F/VG+.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2528
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 1393]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Galbraith, John Kenneth Lamson, Peggy Speaking of Galbraith a Personal Portrait Economics Economist Professor Business Political Economy

 
Garis, Robert
FOLLOWING BALANCHINE.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0300061781. New, unused book. No flaws. ; Brown cloth over boards. Burgundy spine title. Picortorial dustjacket in archival Brodart protector. Postscript. Works Cited. Index. ; B&W Photographs; ; 260 pages; A fascinating look at the life and career of one of the premier choreographers of the founder of the New York City Ballet company.. F/F.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 3641
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 2321]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Garis, Robert Following Balanchine Balanchine, George Biography New York City Ballet Dance Choreographers Choreography Entertainment

 
[Gillespie, Dizzy] Maggin, Donald L.
DIZZY The Life and Times of John Birks Gillespie.
New York: Harper Collins, 2005. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0688170889. New, unused book, black remainder mark to foot of textblock, dustjacket now in archival Brodart protector. ; Black paper over boards, orange spine, blue spine title. Black and white photographs. Includes Notes, Index. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 422 pages; Here is the definitive biography of the innovative jazz musician. An important, well researched history of uniquely American music in a true rags to riches very readable style.. NF/F.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 3967
USD 11.90 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1842]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Gillespie, Dizzy Dizzy Gillespie Gillespie, John Birks Maggin, Donald L. Dizzy the Life and Times of John Birks Gillespie Jazz Music Biography

 
[Gish, Lillian] Affron, Charles
LILLIAN GISH Her Legend, Her Life.
New York: Scribner, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0684855143. New, unused book, black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; White boards, burgundy quarter cloth. Notes. Selected Bibliography. Chronological Record of Lillian Gish's Dramatic Performances. Acknowledgements. Index. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; ; 445 pages; Access to the subject's letters, journals and unpublished articles by the author, provides us with the first complete biography of this Hollywood legend.. VG/F.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2355
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.75 | £UK 17.25 | JP¥ 3250]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Gish, Lillian Affron, Charles Lillian Gish Her Legend, Her Life Hollywood Entertainers Entertainment Industry Film History Movie History Film Makers

 
Grammer, Kelsey
SO FAR....
New York: Dutton, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0525940413. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to head of textblock. ; Pictorial dustjacket. White boards, white quarter cloth. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; ; 239 pages; The television sit-com star of Cheers and Frazier tells his story.. VG+/F.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 2805
USD 11.90 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1842]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Grammer, Kelsey So Far Autobiography Biography Celebrities Celebrity Actor Actors Television

 
Greer, Jim
R.E.M. BEHIND THE MASK.
Boston: Little Brown, 1992. First Paperback Edition. Softcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0316327328. Illustrated by Laura Levine New, unused book. No marks or flaws. ; Glossy pictorial wraps. Chapter 6: Discography, Tours, and Guest Appearances. ; Trade PB; Color Photographs; 4to; 139 pages; More than a pictorial history of the hit rock group of the 80s and 90s, the narrative examines the roots and success of R. E. M.. F/NONE.
Foundling BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 3668
USD 9.90 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1532]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Platt, John the R.E. M. Companion Two Decades of Commentary Pete Buck Popular Culture Popular Music Pop Music Entertainment Entertainment Industry

Previous page | Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | - Next page