Michael J. Osborne Books LLC ABAA ILAB IOBA: Biography
found: 12 books

 
The Biographical Cyclopedia of Representative Men of Maryland and District of Columbia.
Baltimore, National Biographical Publishing Company, 1879. 716p, illustrations. 28cm. Full dark brown morocco on thick boards with borders stamped in blind on the covers; raised bands and titling in gilt on the spine; all edges gilt. Surfaces and corners rubbed; title page ad first few pages with short fore edge tears and chipping; otherwise in very good condition. .
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Book number: 13597
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.25 | £UK 64.5 | JP¥ 9545]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Maryland Hisitory Biographical Encyclopedia Maryland

 
Sketches of Men of Mark: Written by the Best Talent of the East. Beautifully Illustrated with Steel Portraits by the Finest Engravers in the United States. Sold by Subscription.
New York, New York and Hatford Publishing,Co. 1871. 847p, plates. 30cm. Beveled brown morocco in gilt; all edges gilt. Covers are rubbed; hinges reinforced; text block is cracked at the center. Still, in good condition. Scarce. Shipping will be extra. .
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Book number: 13574
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 85 | £UK 76 | JP¥ 11229]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Samuel Morse Cyrus Mccormick George Custer

 
ABBOTT, LYMAN
Henry Ward Beecher: A Sketch of His Career. With Analysis of His Power As a Preacher, Lecturer, Orator and Journalist, and Incidents and Reminiscences of His Life Characterizations and personal reminiscences contributed by thirty nine eminent writers.
Hartford, Connecticut, American Publishing Company, 1887. Frontispiece, xii, [xiii], [1], [14] -- 670p, illustrations. 23cm. First edition. Blind stamped brown cloth with titling in gilt on the front cover and spine. Slight wear to the spine ends and corners; prior owner's neat signature in pencil on the first fly leaf. In near fine condition. .
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Book number: 20277
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.25 | £UK 64.5 | JP¥ 9545]
Catalogue: Biography

 
BEECHER, WILLIAM C. AND REV. SAMUEL SCOVILLE. ASSISTED BY MRS. HENRY WARD BEECHER
A Biography of Rev. Henry Ward Beecher.
New York, Charles L. Webster, 1988. Frontispiece, 713p, illustrations, index. 24cm. First edition. Brown cloth with titling and illustration on the front cover in black and gilt; titling in gilt and black on the spine. Two corners bumped, two corners less so, minor wear to the spine ends, short tear in the foot of the spine; prior owner's neat signature on the first fly leaf. In very good condition. .
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Book number: 20278
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 38.25 | £UK 34.25 | JP¥ 5053]
Catalogue: Biography

 
CARY, ALICE AND PHOEBE , EDS.
The Josephine Gallery.
New York, Derby & Jackson, 1859. 287p, plates. 25cm. Green cloth with gilt borders and decorations.; aeg. Corners skinned; wear to spine ends; spine faded; neat gift inscription dated 1861; one signature loose; plates foxed; still.
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Book number: 8786
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 42.5 | £UK 38 | JP¥ 5615]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: France Biography French Biography Bonaparte Family

 
CARY, ELISABETH LUTHER
The Rossettis. Dante Gabriel and Christina
New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, Knickerbocker Press, 1901. Frontispiece, 310p, illustrations, index. 25cm. Second printing. Bound in blue cloth with front cover design by Margaret Armstrong in gilt, repeated on spine; top edge gilt. One corner bumped, minor edge wear; very short tear in the fore edge of the title page and succeeding page; neat contemporary gift inscription on the front free endpaper. A bright front cover and in near fine condition. .
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Book number: 19824
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.25 | £UK 64.5 | JP¥ 9545]
Catalogue: Biography

 
DAVIDSON, A. F.
Victor Hugo. His Life and Work.
Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Compnay, 1912. Engraved frontis, xv, 351p, 4 engraved plates, index. 23cm. First edition. Maroon cloth in gilt; top edge gilt. Spine slightly faded, minor wear; endpapers browned; occasional foxing; neat gift inscription on the front free endpaper. In very good condition. .
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Book number: 15301
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 106.25 | £UK 95 | JP¥ 14037]
Catalogue: Biography

 
EMMET, THOMAS ADDIS
Memoir of Thomas Addis and Robert Emmet, with Their Ancestors and Immediate Family. (2 Volumes)
New York, The Emmet Press, 1915. Volume 1: frontispiece, 589p, illustrations, index; volume 2: frontispiece, 644p, illustrations, index. Bound in green cloth with gilt titling. Former library copies with all markings including perforation mark to title pages. Edges rubbed, cloth frayed. In good condition. .
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Book number: 20934
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 127.5 | £UK 114 | JP¥ 16844]
Catalogue: Biography

 
NUNN, HENRY
The Unfolding Life - Passages from the Diaries, Notebooks and Letters of Howard Munro Longyear, and from the Letters He Received from His Parents and Friends.
Boston, Privately printed by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press, 1901. 191p, illustrations. 24cm. First edition. Cloth back and blue paperboards. Label chipped, cloth has darkened; wear to the corners; otherwise in very good condition. .
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Book number: 13479
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 34 | £UK 30.5 | JP¥ 4492]
Catalogue: Biography

 
POORE, BEN. PERLEY
Biographical Sketch of John Stuart Skinner. Reprinted from "The Plough, the Loom, and the Anvil" 1854, by John L. O’Connor.
[New York City, 1924]. 34p. 22cm. Gray cloth back and gray paper boards; printed label on front cover. Slight soiling of covers with some edge wear; penciled number on front cover; still, in very good condition. .
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Book number: 10391
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 85 | £UK 76 | JP¥ 11229]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Sporting Turf Register Sporting Publications

 
REID, T. WEMYSS
Charlotte Bronte. A Monograph
New York, Scribner, Armstrong & Co. 1877. Frontispiece, 236p, illustrations. 19cm. Red cloth with gilt tilting. Spine slightly faded, cloth slightly rubbed; small non detracting stain on the bottom cover; slightly soiled. In very good condition. .
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Book number: 19294
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 38.25 | £UK 34.25 | JP¥ 5053]
Catalogue: Biography

 
TALMEY, ALICE
Doug and Mary and Others. With Wood Cut Portraits by Bertrand Zadig.
New York, Macy-Masius, 1927. 181p, illustrations. 20cm. First edition. Black cloth with paper labels. Bookplate and owner's signature on the front cover paste down. Minor wear and in very good condition. .
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Book number: 13411
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 63.75 | £UK 57 | JP¥ 8422]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Hollywood Stars Portraits Hollywood Stars

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