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found: 25 books

 
ARMITAGE, FLORA
The Desert and the Stars : A Portrait of T.E. Lawrence
London 1956 Faber & Faber. First edition. 8 3/4 inch cloth HB. 334 p. With b&w photo frontis.jacket has light stains with sunned spine and edgewear, copyright page has publisher's (?) blue cellophane tape covering last line of type : light bleed through to title page, otherwise volume is clean, bright and tight. VG in VG- jacket n
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Book number: 200582
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Catalogue: Biography

 
BARNS, GEORGE C.
Denver, The Man. The Life, Letters and Public Papers of the Lawyer, Soldier...
Wilmington OH 1949. 9 1/2 cloth HB. 372 p. Ohio author, published by the author. With 9 B&W plates. title mostly worn off spine, otherwise VG+ n
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Book number: 2013
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.5 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4431]
Catalogue: Biography

 
BRADBURY, JIM
Stephen and Matilda the Civil War of 1139-53
Gloucestershire 1996 Sutton. 10 cloth HB. 218 p. Illustrated with B&W photos. Reprint of 1966 edition. small bump on lower rear cover, otherwise Fine in Fine dust jacket n
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Book number: 1857
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BYARS, BETSY
The Moon and I
New York 1991(first printing) Julian Messner. 9 1/2 inch cloth HB. 96 p. Illustrated with B&W photos. Memoirs of Betsy and her pets. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket n
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Book number: 3327
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1661]
Catalogue: Biography

 
COHEN, MORTON N.
Lewis Carroll
New York 1995 Alfred A. Knopf. 9 1/2 paper over bds. with cloth spine. 577 p. First edition. Fine in a Fine dust jacket n
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Book number: 1435
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FULLER, HARVEY A.
Where Dark Shadows Play
Milwaukee 1890 H.A. Fuller. 7 3/4 inch gold and black-stamped cloth HB. 149 p. All edged gilt. Introduction by Will Carleton. The Blind Lecturer's autobiography with portrait frontispiece.end pages have light toning around the edges, rear cover has waterstains but boards flat, spine darkened with light wear on tips, cover corners lightly worn with upper front corner showing light waterstain, otherwise volume clean, bright and tight. VG- n
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Book number: 200564
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.75 | £UK 34.75 | JP¥ 4984]
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GREBANIER, BERNARD
The Uninhibited Byron. An Account of His Sexual Confusion
New York 1970 Crown. 9 1/2 inch cloth HB. 354 p. With 22 B&W portraits of the principals. owner's tiny rubber stamp on front ep. VG+ in VG jacket n
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Book number: 3137
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1994]
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GRENDEL, FREDERIC
Beaumarchais. The Man Who was Figaro
New York 1977 Thomas Y. Crowell. 9 1/2 inch paper over boards with cloth spine HB. 305 p. plus 8 B&W plates. Translated from the French by Roger Greaves. Fine in Near Fine jacket n
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Book number: 2895
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HARLOW, ALVIN F.
Joel Chandler Harris (Uncle Remus) Plantation Story Teller
New York 1963 (10th printing) Julian Messner. 8 1/2 inch cloth HB. 279 p. A story for young readers illustrated by W.C. Nims. front ep. has bookshop rbber stamp, jacket is edgeworn with small tears, otherwise clean and tight. VG in G+ jacket n
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Book number: 3486
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HOLROYD, MICHAEL
Lytton Strachey (two volumes) The Unknown Years (1880-1910), The Years of...
New York 1967 Holt, Rhinehart and Winston. 9 1/2 inch cloth HB. in slipcase. 475, 754 pps. With 52 photos and color portrait frontis.' First edition. dust jackets darkened at edges from use, slipcase has light rubbing. VG+ in VG jackets, VG box n
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Book number: 3031
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Catalogue: Biography

 
LANDON, H.C.ROBBINS
Handel and His World
Boston 1984 Little, Brown & Co. 10 3/4 cloth HB. 256 p. dust jacket wrinkling of top edge, else Near Fine in VG+ dust jacket. n
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Book number: 1133
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Catalogue: Music Biography

 
LARG, DAVID GLASS
Madame De Stael. Her Life as Revealed in Her Work
NY 1926 Knopf Translated from the French by Veronica Lucas. Preface written in English by the Author for the English Version. 8vo, Attractive art deco splattered paper ovr. bds. w/ cloth spine HB. xii, 332 pp. Red ink line under printing date, two book plates. ow VG, n
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Book number: 33
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31 | £UK 27 | JP¥ 3877]
Catalogue: Biography

 
LESLIE, C.R.
Memoirs of the Life of John Constable Composed Chiefly of His Letters
London 1951 Phaedon. 7 1/2 cloth HB. 434 p. with 72 plates, 14 in color. Unabridged rendition of origianl Nineteenth Century text. slight edgewear to dust jacket, owner's initials on front ep, otherwise Near Fine in VG dust jacket n
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Book number: 1837
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Catalogue: Art Biography

 
LEVEY, MICHAEL
The Case of Walter Pater
London 1978 Thames & Hudson. 9 1/2 inch cloth HB. 232 p. With 9 illustrations. short pencilled note on front ep., otherwise Fine in Near Fine jacket n
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Book number: 3219
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1994]
Catalogue: Biography

 
LEVI, PETER
Edward Lear. A Biography
New York 1995 Scribner. 9 1/2 inch paper over boards with cloth spine HB. 362 p. First edition. Fine in Near Fine jacket n
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Book number: 3063
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MARTIN, ROBERT BERNARD
Tennyson. The Unquiet Heart
New York 1980 Oxford Univ. Press. 9 1/2 inch cloth HB. 643 p. With 25 B&W portraits of principals. dust jacket slightly edgeworn and edge rubbed with small tears. Near Fine in VG jacket n
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Book number: 3055
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MEHTA, VED
Walking the Indian Streets
Boston (1960) Little, Brown. First Edition. 7 1/2 inch tall white cloth, hardbound. 148 p. Tiny owner's name on front end paper. Near Fine in VG dust jacket. n
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Book number: 200615
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MEZHDUNARODNAYA KNIGA
Do You Know Their Names? Soviet Writers
Moscow (no date) Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga. 7 inch gold-stamped brown cloth HB. 227 p. Publisher's prospectus presenting short biographies of 53 authors from various Soviet republics, each with full page B&W portrait. From Gorky to Proskurin.Publisher's half-page note to readers tipped into title page. clean, bright and tight. Fine n
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Book number: 4630
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MILNE, CHRISTOPHER
The Path Through the Trees
New York 1979 E.P. Dutton. First US edition. 8 1/2 inch cloth HB. 268 p. With drawings by Tim Wood. bookplate inside front cover, jacket lightly rubbed with very slight edgewear. Near Fine in VG- jacket n
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Book number: 3383
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PERNOUD, REGINE
Alienor D'Aquitaine
Paris 1972 Editions Albin Michel. 8 1/4 cloth HB. 294 p. Reprint of 1966 edition. Color paper portrait of Eleanor inset on cover. Fine n
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Book number: 1880
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RAPHAEL, FREDERIC
Byron
London 1982 Thames & Hudson. 9 1/2 inch gold-stamped paper over boards HB. 224 p. With 70 B&W illustrations. Fine in Fine jacket n
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Book number: 3072
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STUMP, REV. JOSEPH
Life of Philip Melanchthon
Reading PA 1897 Pilger Publishing House. Maroon cloth, hardbound, 272 pages. Frontis portrait and illustrated attractively throughout from engravings. Reformation. Luther. Wittenberg. 16th Century.Very Good. Minor rubbing of spine ends & corners, only. Spine titles darkened.
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Book number: 200935
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TOWNSEND, ANN A.
Memoir of Elizabeth Newport
Phil. 1878 Friends. second edition. Black and gilt stamped rust colored cloth, hardbound. Frontis engraving portrait, 310 pages. Quaker.VG. Tight. Slight spine end wear. Titles bright.
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Book number: 200938
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TOYNBEE, ARNOLD J.
Twelve Men of Action in Graeco-Roman History
Boston 1952 Beacon Press. First edition. 7 1/2 inch cloth HB. 108 p. Includes Themistocles, Pericles, Cyrus, Cato the Elder & Younger, Cleomenes, etc.jacket faded on spine with tears and chipping, book has small faded spot at upper spine tip, otherwise like new: clean, bright and tight. Near Fine in Fair jacket n
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Book number: 200310
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WALTERS, RAYMOND
Stephen Foster : Youth's Golden Gleam
Princeton 1936 Princeton Univ. Press. 8 inch cloth HB with paper spine label. 160 p. Author signed presentation copy. A Sketch of His Life and Background in Cincinnati. With eight B&W plates.spine label very lightly toned and rubbed on edges, cover corners have very light bump & rub, otherwise sound: clean, bright and tight. VG+ n
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Book number: 200189
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