Olde Books: Biography
found: 9 books

 
CLARK, STEVE
Alden Aaroe: Voice of the Morning
Richmond, VA, Dietz Press. 1994, First Edition. (ISBN: 0875170722). Black Boards, Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, "..the most beloved radio announcer in Richmond's history." Apparent FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. No marks, illustrated with photographs. DJ has light stretching on edges. 168pp. Ships in a box, no bubble mailers!. Used - Like New/Very Good +.
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Book number: 9286
USD 11.95 [Appr.: EURO 11 | £UK 10 | JP¥ 1272]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 0875170722

 
FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN
The Riverside Literature Series, Numbers 19 and 20: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin with Notes
Cambridge, MA, Riverside Press. 1896. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover, Copyright 1886 and 1896. Frontispiece: Benjamin Franklin with copy of signature under painting; After a painting by Duplessis in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. "with notes and a sketch of Franklin's Life from the point where the autobiography ends, drawn chiefly from his letters." Tight spine but darkened, stain on first fly-page, name on first blank page, narrow watermark on the top of the last six pages, boards slightly soiled. 253pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer delivery. Very Good.
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Book number: 4655
USD 12.95 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1379]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: American History

 
GOLDBERG, MICHEL
Allen Buck 1911-1992
Self-Published. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, No date given - circa 1993. "This book was designed and produced in memory of Allen Buck by his good friend and colleague Michel Goldberg." Cover photo of Buck by Ken Woodward, inside photos of man and a dog, and storefront picture of Twining and Buck Inc. Short biography. Includes 18 photographs set on white borders. No marks. Ships in a box, no bubble mailers!. Used - Like New.
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Book number: 9558
USD 19.95 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2124]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Arts

 
HOUGHTON, NORRIS
Entrances & Exits: A Life in and out of the Theatre
NY, Limelight Editions. 1991, First Limelight Edition. (ISBN: 087910144X). Decorative Cloth, Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Biography, Theatre Theatrical Producer, Theatrical Producer. Quote by Brooke Astor - "This is a fascinating account, both amusing and informative reading for anyone interested in all the facets of the theatre, taken from a personal, non-egotistical viewpoint, from backstage to front stage." Illustrated with glossy plates of photos, excellent inside, ex-library with card holder. 377pp. Ships in a box, no bubble mailers!. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 1222
USD 10.95 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1166]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: First Editions Theatre 087910144X

 
LAWRENCE, WILLIAM
Life of Phillips Brooks. (Creative Lives Series)
NY, Harper & Brothers. 1930, First Edition. Blue Boards, GiltGold Embossed, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book, Served as Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Boston for much of the 19th Century. Frontispiece: portrait of Brooks. No marks, faded spine (readable), boards have light wear to corners and are lightly soiled, tanned page edges, light foxing mostly on end pages. 151pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer delivery. Good +.
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Book number: 7678
USD 8.95 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 953]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: First Editions

 
MUMAU, THAD
Dean Smith: A Biography. Foreword by Michael Jordan
Winston Salem, NC, John F. Blair. 1990, Revised Edition of 1980 Dean Smith Story. Cloth & Paper Boards, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Has more depth than 1980 edition. No marks, illustrated with photographs. DJ has wear on toe. 287pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer delivery. FINE!/Near Fine.
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Book number: 8168
USD 16.95 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1805]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Sports

 
SKAKLE, SYBIL AUSTIN
Confessions of an Outer Banks Filly: Memoirs of Sybil Austin Skakle
Privately Printed. 2002. (ISBN: 0880849372). Pictorial Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Apparent FIRST EDITION. Illustrated with photographs, tight spine, corners beginning to roll, 160pp. Very Good.
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Book number: J38
USD 9.95 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1060]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: 0880849372

 
BAKER, FRANKLIN T. & RICHARD JONES (EDITORS)
The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers: From the Spectator (Twentieth Century Text-Books)
NY, D. Appleton & Co. 1909. Brown Cloth/Gilt Black Emboss, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book, Gilt black is still shiny, very light corner wear, short black marks on front. 217pp. Ships in a box, no bubble mailers!. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 9166
USD 10.95 [Appr.: EURO 10 | £UK 9.25 | JP¥ 1166]
Catalogue: Biography

 
WALLACH, ELI
The Good, the Bad, and Me: In My Anecdotage
Orlando, FL, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,Inc. 2005, FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. (ISBN: 0151011893). Cloth/Gilt Gold Embossed Spine, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, The sparkling memoir of a movie icon's life in the footlights and on camera, "The Good, the Bad, and Me" tells the extraordinary story of Wallach's career and the many years he's dedicated to his craft. No marks, illustrated. DJ has very light edgewear. 312pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safer shipping. VERY FINE!/Very Good +.
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Book number: 7650
USD 18.95 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2018]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: First Editions Theatre 0151011893

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