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Disraeli: A Picture of the Victorian Age

By Maurois, Andre; Miles, Hamish (translator)

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1928. Hardcover. Very Good. 378 pages plus ads; corners lightly bumped, light edge wear to boards, some sunning to spine cloth. beautifully embossed purple cloth with gilt lettering and designs. A vivid, fascinating biography of the former British prime minister and Victorian England, written by the celebrated French author.

$8.00

Napoleon

By Markham, Felix

New York: Signet, 1966-10-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 304 pages; spine creasing, edge wear, pages tanned; A magnificent reconstruction of Napoleon's life and legend written by a distinguished Oxford scholar.

$1.00

Jane Boleyn: The True Story of the Infamous Lady Rochford
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Jane Boleyn: The True Story of the Infamous Lady Rochford

By Fox, Julia

New York: Ballantine Books, 2007-12-26. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 379 pages; slight edge wear to jacket and boards; For centuries, little beyond rumor and scandal has been associated with "the infamous Lady Rochford" and sister-in-law of the doomed Anne Boleyn. Historian Fox sets the record straight and restores dignity to this much-maligned figure whose life and reputation were taken from her.

$4.00

More Than Conquerors
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More Than Conquerors

By Gilbert, Ariadne

New York: The Century Co, 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 423 pages; some wear to extremities, corners bumped, binding shaken; b&w frontis of Sir Walter Scott; illustrated in b&w throughout;

$20.00

Memoirs Of A Medieval Woman: The Life And Times Of Margery Kempe
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Memoirs Of A Medieval Woman: The Life And Times Of Margery Kempe

By Collis, Louise

New York: Harper Perennial, 1983-01-19. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 263 pages; light edge wear; For history and biography lovers, the 15th-century life and travels of the extraordinary Margery Kempe, who left her family to make a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

$1.00

Anne Morrow Lindbergh: A Gift for Life
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Anne Morrow Lindbergh: A Gift for Life

By Herrmann, Dorothy

New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1992-12-02. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 382 pages; price clipped, some edge wear to jacket; Biography of the daughter of Charles Lindbergh

$4.00

Two Lives, One Russia

By Daniloff, Nicholas

Avon Books , 1989-12. Mass Market Paperback. Good. 326 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; This book interweaves two stories - an account of the author's own arrest in 1986 on trumped-up spy charges and his treatment by both the CIA and the KGB, and the story of his great-grandfather who was sentenced to exile in Siberia during the vicious purge which followed a revolt in the 1820s

$1.00

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

By Franklin, Benjamin

New York: Signet Classics, 1961-09-01. Mass Market Paperback. Fair. 350 pages; spine and cover creasing, edge wear, cover soiled; Franklin is perhaps the most remarkable figure in American history: the greatest statesman of his age, he played a pivotal role in the formation of the American republic.

$1.00