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image of Memorial Tributes To J. Edgar Hoover In The Congress of the United States And Various Articles and Editorials Relating to His Life and Work:93D Congress, 2D Session: Senate Document No. 93-68

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Washington DC: 93rd Congress, Second Session, 1974. Former owner's stamped name and address on fep, FBI laminated seal glued to fep and badge photo glued to ffep. Front end papers separated at the gutter, but hinge solidly intact. Overall the textblock is clean and tight, b&w frontisspiece portrait of John Edgar Hoover. Wear to the spine, bumped head foot of… Read more
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image of Soul to Soul: A Black Russian American Family 1865-1992

Soul to Soul: A Black Russian American Family 1865-1992

by Khanga, Yelena; with Susan Jacoby

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780393034042
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$23.28

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NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 1992. Author's ink signature and inscription on half title page. Owner's ink signature along the gutter on fep, else textblock is clean and tight; b&w photographs. Wide remainder mark along bottom edge; Cloth spine bumped at the head and foot, paper boards. Unclipped dust jacket, creasing with a couple small tears to the head… Read more
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Commodore Vanderbilt: An Epic of American Achievement

by Smith, Arthur D. Howden

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$11.64

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NY: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927. Age toned textblock, else clean and tight. Noticeably faded spine, bumped corners, edge-scuffed boards, bumped spine tips; No dust jacket; 339p., including index.. First Edition. Red Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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Mrs. Abraham Lincoln: A Study of Her Personality and Her Influence on Lincoln

by Evans, W.A.

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$17.46

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1932. Retired library copy, lightly stamped, labeled, and marked. Penciled underlining and/or light marginalia throughout; age toned, taped tear on pge 120, else textblock is clean and tight. Sunned spine, with dried library label glue on spine, bumped corners and spine extremities, lightly scuffed. Lacks dust jacket; 364p., including bibliography. Index at end.. First Edition. Brown… Read more
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Black Hamlet

by Sachs, Wulf

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition (Thus)
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$8.68

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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1947. Retired library copy, minimally stamped, stickered, and labeled; Textblock very clean and tight; Library label on foot of spine, minimally shelf worn; Lacks dustjacket; 324p.. First Edition (Thus). Red Cloth. Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library Hardcover.
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Theodore Roosevelt's Ranch Life And The Hunting-Trail

by Roosevelt, Theodore

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780517243428
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$14.55

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N.Y.: Bonanza Books, 1978. Textblock is clean and tight. 85 illustrations by Fredric Remington including 50 engravings. No remainder marks. Bumped head and foot of spine, light rubbing to tips of spine. Unclipped dusk jacket, inked price on front internal flap corner, light rubbing to covers, crease to top front corner, mylar sleeved. 186pp.. Reprint. Boards. Near Fine/Very Good+… Read more
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The Bassett Women

by McClure, Grace

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
4th Printing
ISBN
9780804008778
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$8.68

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Athens & OH: Swallow Press/Ohio University Press, 1989. Textblock is very clean and very tight. B&W photographs. Illustrated front cover, lightly creased corners, faint reading crease along the spine on front cover. 229pp., including notes and bibliography. Map at end.. 4th Printing. Glossy Wraps. Near Fine. Illus. by B&W Photographs/Maps/Graphs/Charts. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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The Life of Sister Marie De Mandat-Grancey and Mary's House in Ephesus

by Schulte, Reverend Carl G.

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
2011
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780895558701
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$8.68

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Charlotte, NC: Tan Books, 2011. NOT gift quality; Moderate reading wear, else textblock is mostly clean and tight. Covers are lightly curled, with creased and worn corners. 362p.. Wraps. Good. Illus. by B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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image of War Within and Without: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1939-1944

War Within and Without: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1939-1944

by Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited First Edition
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$19.40

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Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1980. Deep-red moire silk end leaves, matching silk bookmarker sewn into headband; 'Notes From The Editors' laid in. Textblock immaculate and tight. All edges gilt. Cranberry full leather, four raised bands with gilt lettering and embellishments, gilt stamped bordering on front and back cover. 454p., including index.. Limited First Edition. Full Leather. Fine. Illus.… Read more
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The Wanderings of Edward Ely: A Mid-19th Century Seafarer's Diary

by Sirna, Anthony and Allison (edited by)

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
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NY: Hastings House Publishers, 1954. Age-toned end papers, else textblock is clean and tight. Orange cloth spine, bumped and light fraying to head and foot of spine, paper-covered boards; Unclipped dust jacket, sunned and shabby, with chipped corners, chipped spine extremities, sun-soiled spine and worn edges, and it has done an exemplary job in protecting the book; 217p.. Quarter Cloth.… Read more
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The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story from Early America

by Demos, John

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Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Printing
ISBN
9780394557823
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$9.22

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Textblock is very clean and very tight; Quarter brown cloth with cream boards, minor bump to head of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, one tiny, closed tear on the spine; 316p., including notes and index.. Early Printing. Quarter Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine (in mylar). Illus. by Maps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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image of Kansas Quarterly: Volume 1, Number 2, Spring-1969  [The Thomas Hart Benton Autobiography]

Kansas Quarterly: Volume 1, Number 2, Spring-1969 [The Thomas Hart Benton Autobiography]

by Schneider, Harold (editor); Nyberg, Ben (associate editor); Thomas Hart Benton

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$9.70

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Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 1969. Textblock is clean and tight. Soiled covers, rippled top edge of back cover, wear to the edges, moisture toning to head of spine, lightly creased corners. 144pp. This issue is devoted entirely to the life and work of American artist Thomas Hart Benton, and includes many photos of his work.. Wraps. Very Good. Illus.… Read more
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Selma, Lord, Selma: Girlhood Memories of the Civil-Rights Days

by Webb, Sheyann; Nelson, Rachel West; Sikora, Frank (as Told to)

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780817300319
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$8.68

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University, AL: The University of Alabama Press, 1980. Ex-library copy, minimally stamped, stickered, labeled, and marked, dust jacket flaps glued to end papers, else textblock is clean and tight; b&w photographs. Library stamped top and fore-edge; Unclipped dust jacket, flaps glued to end papers, library labels on foot of spine, mylar sleeved. 147pp.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good (in mylar). Illus.… Read more
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Comrade Chiang Ch'ing

by Witke, Roxane

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316949002
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$11.64

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1977. Unread, gift-quality copy, bound in orange cloth; Mapped end pages, maps, and b&w photographs. Textblock immaculate and tight. No remainder marks. Minor wear to head and foot of spine and light rubbing to corners. Unclipped dust jacket, small scuff marks at the edges, corners and spine tips; Jacket protected by mylar. 549pp., including bibliographical references… Read more
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Look Through My Window

by Taylor, Emily

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good+
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$14.55

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North Newton, KS: Mennonite Press, Inc., 1981. Lightly age toned, else textblock is clean and tight, with sound and secure staples. Soiled covers and minimally shelf worn. 27pp.. Stapled Wraps. Very Good+. Illus. by Peggy Taylor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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Richard M. Nixon: A Bibliographic Exploration

by Casper, Dale E.

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780824084783
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$14.55

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NY: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1988. Retired library copy minimally stamped, labeled, or marked. Else textblock is clean and very tight. Plain blue cloth binding, with library label on the front cover along the upper edge and to the foot of spine. Lacks dust jacket; 221p.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library Hardcover.… Read more
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The Universe and Dr. Einstein

by Barnett, Lincoln; Foreword by Albert Einstein

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Published
1948
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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$7.71

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NY: William Sloane Associates, 1948. Age toned textblock, label remnant along bottom edge of ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Fraying/bumped head and foot of spine, rubbing to tips of edges and corners, soiled and lightly scuffed covers. 127pp., including appendix and index.. Reprint. Quarter Cloth. Good. Illus. by B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.… Read more
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image of Memories of a Manager: Reminiscences of the Old Lyceum and of Some Players of the Last Quarter Century

Memories of a Manager: Reminiscences of the Old Lyceum and of Some Players of the Last Quarter Century

by Frohman, Daniel

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Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$19.40

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1911. Author's ink signature on ffep. Age toned, with usual reading wear, else textblock is clean and tight. All page edges toned. Red cloth with faded black stamped illustrated on front cover and spine, moderately worn, bumped at head and foot of spine, bumped corners. Lacks dust jacket; 235p., including index.. Signed by… Read more
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Sacha Guitry: cinquante ans de Spectacle

by Desanti, Dominique

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9782246263715
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$8.25

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Paris: Bernard Grasset, 1982. French language. Textblock very clean and tight. Light rippling along top edges, creased corners. 380pp., including index.. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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Audubon [John James Audubon]

by Rourke, Constance

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$9.70

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NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1936. Age toned end papers, else textblock is clean and tight; 12 color plates from Original Audubon prints; Age toned top page edges. Bright blue cloth, bumped head and foot of spine, minor wear to the corners and edges. Price-clipped, heavily worn and edge-chipped, edge-tattered dust jacket; 342p., including index.. Reprint. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Fair… Read more
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