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Beginning Again: An Autobiography Of The Years 1911-1918

by WOOLF, LEONARD

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York and London: 1964. Softcover. Very good condition. Provides profiles of many well-known figures -- Lytton Strachey, Bernard Shaw, Katherine Mansfield, Rupert Brooke, Arnold Bennett, H. G. Wells, T. S. Eliot, and others. But it is of particular interest for its open discussion of Virginia Woolf's tragic struggle with a mental illness, dating from… Read more
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Downhill All The Way: An Autobiography Of The Years 1919 To 1939

by WOOLF, LEONARD

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Harcourt, Brace & World, New York: 1967. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Some slight tears in the dustjacket. Much of this volume is concerned with Leonard Woolf's political, literary, and journalistic activities. It is also rich in portraits of people, at which Mr. Woolf excels, from Sigmund Freud to T. S. Eliot; in comments on the Bloomsbury group;… Read more
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Dancing In The Light

by MACLAINE, SHIRLEY

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9780553256970
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Bantam Books, New York: 1985. Softcover. Good condition. Shirley Maclaine bares her inner-most self and explores the lives, both past and present, which touched and affected her own. She sheds new light on her loves, her losses, her childhood, her passions, and her inner drives and ambitions. ISBN: 0553256971.
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Roseanne: My Life As A Woman

by BARR, ROSEANNE

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Harper & Row, New York: 1989. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but dustjacket is slightly worn and the rear endpaper has been removed. From her childhood as a Jewish outcast in the strict Mormon society of Salt Lake City, Utah, to the pinnacle of success as television's newest and funniest star, Roseanne Barr's life story has been one… Read more
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It's All In The Playing

by MACLAINE, SHIRLEY

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9780553272994
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Bantam Books, New York: 1987. Softcover. Good condition. The fifth volume in one of the most extraordinary personal odysseys of the twentieth century. In this book Shirley Maclaine casts herself in her most challenging role yet -- as seeker of personal and metaphysical truth. ISBN: 0553272993.
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The Confessions Of St. Augustine

by ST. AUGUSTINE; TRANSLATED WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY JOHN K. RYAN

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Doubleday & Company, Garden City: 1960. Softcover. Reading copy. A small section of the front cover has been clipped off, and there is some underlining in pencil. In this autobiography, St. Augustine describes his journey from sin to sainthood, and examines all of humanity's great concerns including the ethical conflict between good and evil. Translated into English from… Read more
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The Autobiography Of A Curmudgeon

by ICKES, HAROLD L

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Reynal & Hitchcock, New York: 1943. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition but somewhat frayed about the edges of the cover. According to the author, an important and highly regarded advisor to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, this autobiography "represents an attempt -- feeble and jaundiced though it may be -- to give a candid exposition of certain trends and episodes… Read more
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The Autobiography Of Benjamin Franklin And Other Writings

by FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN; SELECTED AND EDITED WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY L. JESSE LEMISCH

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New American Library, New York: 1961. Softcover. Reading copy. Remains one of the masterpieces of American letters. Illuminating a remarkable period in United States history, it is filled with Franklin's sharp wit and almost incredible candor. Above all, it brings to the reader Franklin's wisdom, his understanding and humility as the great man tells, in his own words,… Read more
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Son Of Oscar Wilde

by HOLLAND, VYVYAN

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Rupert Hart-Davis, London: 1954. Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. According to the author, "This is not a very amusing or entertaining story. I think, however, that it should be written, as part of the whole tragic story of Oscar Wilde." Contains several Wilde family images.
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Some Of These Days: The Autobiography Of Sophie Tucker

by TUCKER, SOPHIE

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Doubleday, Doran and Company, Garden City, New York: 1945. Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy inscribed by author. Dustjacket chipped and torn with water spotting on spine and ink smudge on front flap. Sophie Tucker's autobiography is a real American success story, studded with famous names from a glorious theatrical era.
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The Life And Letters Of Benjamin Franklin

by FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN

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Greystone Press, New York. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition but the front cover is slightly discolored due to water damage.. Contains Franklin's Autobiography, Letters and Journals - 1757-1790, Franklin's Will, His Epitaph, Selections from Poor Richard's Almanac, and Jefferson on Franklin.
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The Autobiography Of Benvenuto Cellini

by CELLINI, BENVENUTO; TRANSLATED BY J. ADDINGTON SYMONDS; WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY SALVADOR DALI

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Doubleday & Company, Garden City: 1948. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. The autobiography Benvenuto Cellini wrote so that the world might know, after he was dead, what a fellow he had been; what great things he had attempted, and against what great odds he had carried them through. Translated into English from the Italian by J. Addington… Read more
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The Life Of Benvenuto Cellini: Written By Himself

by CELLINI, BENVENUTO; TRANSLATED AND EDITED BY JOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY THOMAS CRAVEN AND ILLUSTRATIONS BY FRITZ KREDEL

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The Heritage Press, New York. Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. The autobiography Benvenuto Cellini wrote so that the world might know, after he was dead, what a fellow he had been; what great things he had attempted, and against what great odds he had carried them through. From the edition printed at the Officina Bodoni in Verona for… Read more
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Fool's Hill: A Kid's Life In An Oregon Coastal Town

by QUICK, JOHN

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Oregon State University Press, Corvallis: 1995. Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. John Quick is Garrison Keillor with an attitude and Fool's Hill is his quirky childhood autobiography. The setting is Port Orford, Oregon, in the mid-1930s to -40s. Here a curious, blabbermouth boy learns more at the bottom of a ditch than in kindergarten and finds real… Read more
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Fool's Hill: A Kid's Life In An Oregon Coastal Town

by QUICK, JOHN

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Oregon State University Press, Corvallis: 1995. Softcover. Brand new book. John Quick is Garrison Keillor with an attitude and Fool's Hill is his quirky childhood autobiography. The setting is Port Orford, Oregon, in the mid-1930s to -40s. Here a curious, blabbermouth boy learns more at the bottom of a ditch than in kindergarten and finds real home in… Read more
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Therefore, Choose Life..." An Autobiography

by WOLF, MOISEY; EDITED & TRANSLATED AND WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JUDSON ROSENGRANT

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Oregon State University Press, Corvallis: 2014. Softcover. Brand new book. An annotated translation of the extraordinary autobiography of Dr. Moisey Wolf (1922-2007), "Therefore, Choose LifeÉ" is an important addition to the literature of Jewish experience. Wolf describes his Jewish childhood and youth in pre-war Poland, his escape from the Holocaust and subsequent military service in the… Read more
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Intrepid Explorer: The Autobiography Of The World's Best Mine Finder

by LOWELL, J. DAVID

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Sentinel Peak Books: 2016. Softcover. Brand new book. When seven-year-old Dave Lowell was camped out at his father's mine in the hills of southern Arizona in 1935, he knew he had found his calling. "Life couldn't get any better than this," he recalls. "I didn't know what science was, but wisps of scientific thought were already working into… Read more
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Sixpence In Her Shoe

by MCGINLEY, PHYLLIS

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Dell Publishing Company, New York: 1965. Softcover. Good condition but a small triangular shaped corner has been clipped off. In this warm, wise, and witty book (whose title derives from the legendary rewards once given to good housewives), she shares with readers the joys and problems of the domestic profession. Women's traditional concerns are threefold, she writes, each… Read more
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It's Always Something

by RADNER, GILDA

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Avon Books, New York:1990. Softcover. Good condition. In May 1989, 'Saturday Night Live" comedienne Gilda Radner lost her long and painful struggle against the most unfunny thing in the world" -- cancer. But the disease that ravaged her body and tested her will could not destroy her spirit. Here, in her own words, is Gilda's story -- the… Read more
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Change Lobsters And Dance

by PALMER, LILLI

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Macmillan Publishing Company, New York: 1975. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. From her teens when her promising acting career in Germany was cut short by Hitler's rise to power, to her cabaret acts as a refugee in Paris, small parts in British films, marriage to Rex Harrison, Hollywood and Broadway stardom, scandal and divorce, remarriage and new career,… Read more
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