Biography And Autobiography from Lindenlea Books

New Arrivals

image of Ten Marks and a Train Ticket: Benno's Escape to Freedom (Holocaust & Hope Testimonials Series: Children of the Kindertransport

Ten Marks and a Train Ticket: Benno's Escape to Freedom (Holocaust & Hope Testimonials Series: Children of the Kindertransport

by Goldstein, Susy / Hamilton, Gina / Share, Wendy

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780978417406
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: League for Human Rights of B'nai Brith Canada, 2008. Pinpoint brown mark on inside front cover and on ffep, else near fine. "In January 1939, brothers Benno and Heinz, then just 9 and 13 years old, were put on a train departing Nazi Germany, in a desperate bid by their parents to send them to safety. What… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00
image of The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson: An Introduction

The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson: An Introduction

by Newlands, Anne

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781895565546
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Willowdale, ON, Canada: Firefly Books, 1995. Corners slightly curled, else near fine. Pages clean and binding firm.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
image of The Blues from Robert Johnson to Robert Cray

The Blues from Robert Johnson to Robert Cray

by Russell, Tony

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781551921181
Item Price
$22.00

Show Details

Description:
Vancouver, BC, Canada: Raincoast Books, 1997. Wraps lightly rubbed along edges and on tips of corners, surface scratched, else very good plus. Pages clean and binding firm.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus/No DJ. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$22.00
image of Midnight Express

Midnight Express

by Hayes, Billy / Hoffer, William

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780445043022
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Popular Library, 1977. Eighth printing. Wraps lightly rubbed along edges, spine creased, previous owner's initials in ink on ffep, else pages clean and binding firm. Overall, very good plus.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus/No DJ. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of The Man Who Makes Heads with His Hands: The Art and Life of Harold Pfeiffer, Sculptor

The Man Who Makes Heads with His Hands: The Art and Life of Harold Pfeiffer, Sculptor

by Stevens, John A. / Pfeiffer, Harold

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781896182704
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Burnstown, Ontario, Canada: General Store Publishing House, 1997. Lightly rubbed along edges, tips of front corners rubbed and laminate lifted, front lightly stained, rear lightly surface scratched, else very good. Pages clean and binding firm.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No DJ. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
image of An Indian Remembers: My Life as a Trapper in Northern Manitoba

An Indian Remembers: My Life as a Trapper in Northern Manitoba

by Boulanger, Tom

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780919566002
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Winnipeg, Canada: Peguis Publishers, 1971. Previous owner's surname in ink on ffep, else near fine. Pages spotless and binding firm. DJ lightly creased along top edge, else near fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Howorth, Edward. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of Liberace: An Autobiography (signed)

Liberace: An Autobiography (signed)

by Liberace

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399112294
Item Price
$38.00

Show Details

Description:
Don Mills, Ontario, Canada: Longman Canada Limited, 1973. Signed, dated (1973) and inscribed by author on title page: "love to Pamela". Smudged on rear (possible production flaw), else very good plus. Pages spotless and binding firm. DJ price-clipped, lightly rubbed on ends of spine and ends of flap folds, corner of rear flap fold wrinkled, thin strip… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$38.00
image of Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa

Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa

by Brown, Don

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780618002733
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000. First printing. Lightly rubbed on ends of spine and along rear bottom edge, else very good plus. Pages clean and binding firm. DJ price-clipped, lightly rubbed and rippled along top and bottom edge, creased on front and flap folds, else very good minus. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00
image of A Portrait of Jane Austen

A Portrait of Jane Austen

by Cecil, David

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780809078110
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Hill and Wang, 1979. Hint of bumping to head of spine, else fine. Page spotless and binding firm. DJ lightly wrinkled on head of spine and tops of flap folds, minute tear (1/16 inch) on top end of rear flap fold, glue residue from sticker on rear, else very good plus.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of Beautiful Scars: Steeltown Secrets, Mohawk Skywalkers and the Road Home (signed)

Beautiful Scars: Steeltown Secrets, Mohawk Skywalkers and the Road Home (signed)

by Wilson, Tom

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2017
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385685658
Item Price
$35.00

Show Details

Description:
Canada: Doubleday Canada, 2017. Second printing. Signed by author on title page: "Peace on Earth". Lightly bumped on head of spine, else near fine. DJ fine. Protected in mylar.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
image of The Young Vincent Massey (signed)

The Young Vincent Massey (signed)

by Bissell, Claude

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802023988
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1981. Signed by author on title page. Bumped on head of spine, rubbed on ends of spine and tips of lower corners, previous owner's name in ink on front paste-down, else very good plus. Pages clean and binding firm. DJ lightly rubbed on ends of spine and ends of flap folds, else… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of A Very Public Life - Volume II (signed)

A Very Public Life - Volume II (signed)

by Martin, Paul

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Deneau Publishers, 1985. First printing. Rubbed on ends of spine and tips of lower corners, faint creases on spine, backstrip pulled away slightly at head of spine, pinpoint dot on ffep else pages clean and binding firm. Overall, very good plus. DJ rubbed and chipped along edges, spine rubbed, crease in front upper corner ending in… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$45.00
image of Mountain City Girls: The McGarrigle Family Album (signed)

Mountain City Girls: The McGarrigle Family Album (signed)

by McGarrigle, Anna / McGarrigle, Jane

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780345814029
Item Price
$35.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Random House Canada, 2015. First printing. Signed by both authors on title page. Lightly bumped on heel of spine, else near fine. DJ lightly rubbed along top and bottom edge, two light scratches on front, rubbed strip (1/2 inch) on fore edge, else very good minus. Protected in mylar. . Signed by Author. First Edition.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
image of Wordsworth: A Life

Wordsworth: A Life

by Barker, Juliet

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060787318
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Ecco / Harper Collins Publishers, 2005. First printing. Lightly rubbed on heel of spine, backstrip pulled away slightly at head of spine, black remainder mark on bottom edge, else very good plus. Pages clean and binding firm. DJ rubbed on ends of spine and ends of flap folds, else very good.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of Mordecai: The Life and Times (signed)

Mordecai: The Life and Times (signed)

by Foran, Charles

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780676979633
Item Price
$31.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2010. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Lightly bumped on heel of spine, else fine. DJ very lightly surface rubbed, subtle crease in top of front and rear flap, else near fine. Protected in mylar. Winner of the 2011 Governor General's Award for Non-fiction. Note: heavy… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$31.00
image of Raising Trump (signed)

Raising Trump (signed)

by Trump, Ivana

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2017
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781501183836
Item Price
$35.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Gallery Books / Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2017. First printing. Signed by author on tipped-in sheet - "part of a limited special edition bound by the publisher". Lightly bumped on ends of spine, small (1/16 inch) round, transparent smudge on bottom edge, else near fine. Pages clean and binding firm. DJ lightly rubbed on… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
image of Gladys A. Bunn - Pioneer Piano Teacher and Artist 1892 - (signed)

Gladys A. Bunn - Pioneer Piano Teacher and Artist 1892 - (signed)

by Cott, Anne E. / Gladys A. Bunn

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Winnipeg, Manitoba: Anne E. Cott, 1981. Flat-signed by author and signed and inscribed by Gladys on title page: "To Frank & Gladys from Gladys" Covers curled, scribble in ink on front, pages well thumbed - overall, good. Letter to Miss Gladys Bunn from the City of Winnipeg, dated 1981 - laid in. The letter recognizes her contribution… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of Mister Jelly Roll: The Story of Ferdinand (Jelly Roll) Morton Who Claimed to Have Invented Jazz

Mister Jelly Roll: The Story of Ferdinand (Jelly Roll) Morton Who Claimed to Have Invented Jazz

by Lomax, Alan

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good Plus
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1952. Second edition, November 1952. Lightly bumped on ends of spine and on corners, front and rear paste-downs smudged else pages clean and binding firm. DJ rubbed, chipped, torn - overall, poor.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/Poor. Illus. by Martin, David Stone. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of The Frontiersman: The True Story of Billy Dixon

The Frontiersman: The True Story of Billy Dixon

by Place, Marian T.

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada Limited, 1967. Lightly rubbed on ends of spine and on corners, publisher's note affixed to ffep, else very good plus. Pages spotless and binding firm. DJ darkened, moderately chipped and creased along edges, surface smudged, tthree tears (1.5 inch) in top edge with tape residue on the inside of two of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of Mordecai: The Life and Times (signed)

Mordecai: The Life and Times (signed)

by Foran, Charles

Seller
Lindenlea Books
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780676979633
Item Price
$27.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2010. First printing. Signed by author on title page. Backstrip pulled away at head of spine, lightly bumped at head of spine, subtle crease on lower outside corner of first 9 pages, else very good plus. DJ lightly wrinkled at head of spine, lightly rubbed on ends of spine and ends of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$27.00