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THE FAITH OF FRANCES CRANIFORD

by Winston Churchill

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1917
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited ed
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$85.00

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England, 1917. Limited ed. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4 x 5 3/4 in. 34 pgs. This the American novelist, not the British politician. Buff paper boards with black and red printed paper label on cover. Signed with a dedication on ffep by Winston Churchill, as follows: 'To my friend George Barr McCutcheon, Winston Churchill', in black ink. The book… Read more
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HEYDAY IN A VANISHED WORLD

by Stephen Bonsal

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1937
Condition
Good+
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1937. First edition. Hardcover. Good+. 9-1/2 x 6-1/2 inches, [ii], 445 pages. Publisher's blue cloth. Condition is GOOD+, with faded spine and slight cover darkening. A good, tight copy of this astonishing memoir by one of the period's leading war correspondents, also a diplomat and translator. Very… Read more
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BEING LITTLE IN CAMBRIDGE WHEN EVERYONE ELSE WAS BIG

by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1936
Condition
Good+
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: D. Appleton - Century Co., 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Good+. 8-1/4 x 5-3/4 inches, [viii], 280 pages. Publisher's printed muslin, gilt lettering. Condition of the book is GOOD+, the only flaw being a badly faded spine. A delightful account of growing up in Cambridge, Mass., written by the grand-daughter of Jacob Abbott,… Read more
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THE SMOKING MOUNTAIN; stories of post-war Germany

by Kay Boyle

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$60.00

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London: Faber and Faber Ltd., 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/good. 8 x 5-1/2 inches, 232 pages. Publisher's red cloth. Condition is VERY GOOD+; condition of the dust-jacket is GOOD, with marginal chipping and light staining. A very nice, tight copy in the fragile dust-jacket, in new mylar sleeve. memoirs, RGR
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OUR YESTERDAYS IN BRANDYWINE HUNDRED

by Emma Mariane

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, as stated
ISBN
9780533100880
Item Price
$55.00

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5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. xii, 168 pgs. Black cloth with silver lettering on spine. Memoir of growing up on a Delaware farm. 2 B&W photo illus. Condition is NEAR FINE ; no wear to corners or edges, covers and text perfect, binding tight. DJ is NEAR FINE ; no edge wear, gorgeous. Price has been inked over. A… Read more
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Gustav Mahler

by Mahler, Alma

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised and enlarged edition
ISBN
9780670358090
Item Price
$15.00

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369 pages. Half orange cloth with black cloth boards and gilt lettering on spine. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; Text & illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. Condition of dust jacket is VERY GOOD; Spine slightly darkened, not price-clipped, but sticker over price. Memoir BHA.
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THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

by Benjamin Franklin, with intro by Henry Steele Commager

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1944
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$15.00

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4 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. xiii, 264 pgs. Quarter black cloth with decorative paper boards and oval relief profile of Franklin. In slipcase. Color illus by Benton. Condition is NEAR FINE ; an extremely clean, tight, lovely copy. Slipcase is falling apart. Memoir. RGR.
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THE LETTERS AND FRIENDSHIPS OF SIE CECIL SPRING RICE- VOLUME 1 ONLY

by Cecil Spring Rice, Stwphen Gwynn ed

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$20.00

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504 pages. 6 1/4 x 9 in. Maroon cloth binding, gilt lettering, illustration on frontis. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: light wear and soiling to covers and spine, a few light scuff marks to covers, corners a lightly bent, edges of text block tanned, pages clean, binding fine,… Read more
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CIRCUS MEN BEASTS AND JOYS OF THE ROAD

by Paul Eipper

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1931
Condition
Good
Item Price
$15.00

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213 pages. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. Orange cloth binding, gilt lettering, several illustrations. Condition of the book is GOOD: wear and soiling to covers and spine- spine and covers faded, edges of text block lightly darkened, pages clean- a few dog eared, binding… Read more
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CHRISTMAS IN MEXICO 1927

by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$15.00

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22 pages. 5 x 7 3/4 in. White cloth binding with red printed boards, gilt lettering. Condition of the book is NEAR FINE: minimal wear and soiling to covers and spine, pages clean, binding tight, in original glassine covering. Memoirs, stack.
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AND NOW TO LIVE AGAIN

by Betsey Barton

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$20.00

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5 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. 150 pgs. Azure cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD ; covers very faintly spotted, no wear to edges, spine slightly cocked. Binding tight, text very clean with endpapers mildly foxed. DJ condition is GOOD+ ; price-clipped, slight wear to edges, back lightly soiled, faded overall.… Read more
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FUN BY THE TON

by Edward Allen and F. Beverly Kelley

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$45.00

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5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. viii, 116 pgs. Memoir of working with elephants in the circus. Signed with cordial dedication by Kelley, in blue ink on half title pg. Gray cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Photo endpapers. Numerous B&W illus. Condition of book is VERY GOOD+ ; slight bumping to corners and ends of spine,… Read more
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$45.00
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TOKEFIELD PAPERS

by Frank Swinnerton

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1928
Condition
Good
Item Price
$20.00

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259 pages. 4 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. White paper binding, black lettering. Condition of the book is GOOD: wear and soiling to covers and spine- heavier at spine, spine darkened, edges of text block lightly tanned, edges of pages roughly cut, binding loose. memoirs, stk.
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The Caravan

by Stephen Gaskin

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781394480395
Item Price
$25.00

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6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. high. Unpaginated. Green cloth with paste-on mandala on cover and gilt lettering on spine, contains erratum slip. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD; very light water stains at top & bottom of covers, endpapers lightly soiled, text & illustrations are very clean. Condition of dust jacket is VERY GOOD; Lightly soiled. rippling… Read more
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MEET ME IN THE DOGHOUSE

by Colen, Bruce David

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780385058278
Item Price
$15.00

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199 pages. Blue cloth with yellow lettering on spine. Condition of book is VERY GOOD; A very clean, tight copy. Condition of dust jacket is VERY GOOD; Lightly soiled & worn, price-clipped.
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SELECTIONS FROM THE WRITINGS OF MRS. MARGARET M. DAVIDSON

by Margaret M. Davidson, with preface by Miss C. M. Sedwick

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1843
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$25.00

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5 x 7 3/4 in. 232 pgs. Dark brown embossed cloth boards with gilt device on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Double-sided advert pg precedes the title pg. Condition is GOOD ; cover and back have large area of damage with wrinkling and small holes, possibly from water. Edges, corners and ends of spine quite worn. Gilt is bright. Endpapers… Read more
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LEFTOVER LIFE TO KILL

by Caitlin Thomas

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, as stated
Item Price
$20.00

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5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. 262 pgs. Quarter black cloth with rose cloth boards with blindstamp on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Condition of book is NEAR FINE ; slight bumping to ends of spine, almost no wear to edges at all, very clean and fresh, binding tight, text perfect. DJ condition is VERY GOOD ; not price-clipped ($4.50),… Read more
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OUR VILLAGE

by Mary Russell Mitford, with intro by Anne Thackeray Ritchie

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
limited large paper edition
Item Price
$100.00

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7 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. liii, 256 pgs. Limited large paper edition of 470 copies. Polished brown linen boards with printed paper label on spine. Tissue protected frontis and numerous B&W engravings throughout. Deckled edge paper. Condition is VERY GOOD ; corners, ends of spine and edges slightly worn. Cover has fading all around, and is darker in a… Read more
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A WILTSHIRE PARSON AND HIS FRIENDS

by William Lisle Bowles, edited by Garland Greever

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$45.00

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5 3/4 x 8 3/4 in. Black cloth boards with paper label on spine. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; corners and edges very slightly worn, some faint scuffing to covers. Label good, text extremely clean, binding tight. Penciled note by previous owner on ffep. Memoirs. RGR.
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CHRIST STOPPED AT EBOLI

by Carlo Levi

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Andre Strong Bookseller
Published
May 1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second printing
Item Price
$30.00

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New York: Farrar, Straus and Co, May 1947. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. 268 pgs. Rose cloth boards with gilt lettering on black, on spine. Map endpapers. Condition of book is VERY GOOD ; ends of spine slightly worn, corners not bumped or worn, faint lighter speckling to front cover, some foxing… Read more
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