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Facing Two Ways

By Baroness Shidzue Ishimoto

N.Y.: Farrar and Rinehart, 1935 Hard Cover. 8 1/2 x 6. 373 pp. Subtitled: The Story of My Life. B/w photos throughout. Cover is beige cloth on board with glue-lam b/w photo of author. Cover is bright and clean. Entire book is clean with no markings. Very slight corner bumps Overall condition: near fine..


This Time Next Week

By Leslie Thomas

Boston, Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1964. 250 pp. Subtitled: The Autobiography of a Happy Orphan. Reminiscence of an adolescent's life in an orphanage after the deaths of his parent in 1943. DJ has a 2 1/2" tear to bottom front spine and some edge wear and corner wear. Tear to front bottom crease at flap. Looks good in its new mylar cover. Not price clipped. Grey cloth on boards binding is in lovely condition. No former owner's name. Brown X on back free endpaper top corner. Text is very clean, secure and unmarked. A nice copy despite dj flaws. DJ cond: fair-good. Book cond: v. good.. First American Edition. HC and DJ. Good/Fair-Good. Illus. by Graham Byfield. 8 1/4 x 5 3/4.


From Coal Pit to Pulpit

By W. G. Trudgeon

100 pp. Signed by author on page with author's photograph. B/W photos throughout. No publisher, date. The life story of the author. ".the hope that it may bring the readers of its pages into a closer relationship between them and their risen Lord, who has been the inspirations back of all the forces contributing to the sum total of my life." Maroon cloth on boards binding has some spots of stain to bottom front corner.Wee bumps to bottom corner and top and bottom of spine. Former owner's name written neatly on ffep. Text is clean, no noticed corner folds or tears.. Hard Cover. Fair - Good/No Jacket. 8 x 5 1/2.