Biography from Eric James

New Arrivals

No cover image available

The Kitchen: A Delicious Account of the Author`s Years as a grand hôtel Cook

by Freeling, Nicolas

Seller
Eric James
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Harper and Row, 1970. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, xviii + 152 pages including Garraty`s full page woodcuts; book very gently used, not a trace of shelf wear other than gentle bumps to spine ends, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ age… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Postscript to Adventure: The Autobiography of Ralph Connor [Charles W. Gordon]

by Connor, Ralph; Gordon, Charles W.

Seller
Eric James
Published
1938
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1938. Hardcover without dust jacket, xvii + 430 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; navy blue cloth covers faded, front cover slightly damaged by water at the bottom corner, back cover very heavily waterstained/discoloured, but not a trace of water staining inside, only very light wear along cover edges… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

No Man Alone : A Neurosurgeon's Life

by Penfield, Wilder

Seller
Eric James
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780316698399
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Little Brown, 1977. Hardcover with dust jacket, xv + 398 pages including black-and-white illustrations; very gently used, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ spine slightly age toned, gentle bumps along edges but no chips or tears.. Book Club Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

Virunga : The Passion of Dian Fossey [Woman in the Mists]

by Mowat, Farley; Edited and with an Introduction By Peter Davison

Seller
Eric James
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771066771
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1987. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, xiv + 380 pages including maps, plus full colour photographs; very clean and unmarked unread condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

Bolívar (Biblioteca Salvat de Grandes Biografias) (Spanish Edition)

by Jorge Campos

Seller
Eric James
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9788434581661
Item Price
$7.50

Show Details

Description:
Barcelona, Spain: Salvat Editores, 1984. Trade paperback, 197 pages including many black-and-white illustrations throughout;---text in Spanish;--very gently used, spine flat/uncreased, tight in binding, crease down centre of front cover, tiny traces of shelf wear along edges, all pages age toned but very clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.50
No cover image available

Middleton: The Beloved Judge

by Arnup, John D.

Seller
Eric James
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771007958
Item Price
$13.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1988. Hardcover with dust jacket, 202 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; very gently read, not a hint of shelf or reading wear other than a gentle bump to spine bottom, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ has same… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$13.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1986. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 348 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; very gently read, not a hint of shelf or reading wear other than a gentle bump to spine bottom, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ gently bumped… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.95
No cover image available

Cross Creek

by Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

Seller
Eric James
Published
1942
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942. Hardcover without dust jacket, 368 pages including Shenton's "Decorations" (drawings); light cover edge wear, spine ends bumped, spine age darkened and stained, light stains to both covers, pages age toned, particularly exposed edges, pale faded old waterstaining evident on top edge and visible along top margins of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

From Phnom Penh to Paradise: Escape from Cambodia

by Ashe, Var Hong

Seller
Eric James
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780340415900
Item Price
$1.00

Show Details

Description:
London, United Kingdom: Hodder & Stoughton, 1988. Mass market paperback, third (1988) printing, 222 pages; gently used, not abused, light spine creases but covers flat/uncreased, rubbing along top of front cover, very clean and unmarked throughout.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1.00
No cover image available

Simon Willard and His Clocks

by Willard, John Ware

Seller
Eric James
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good ++
ISBN
9780486219431
Item Price
$3.95

Show Details

Description:
New York: Dover, 1968. Trade paperback, later printing, x + 133 pages "With 78 illustrations including 4 in color"; very gently read, if at all, only very tiny traces of shelf wear, but tight in binding, spine and covers flat/uncreased, one tiny pale faded old waterstain to corner ot top and fore edges without page penetration, otherwise… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$3.95
No cover image available

Yes, I'd Do It Again

by Colleton, Edward (Father Ted)

Seller
Eric James
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780969298830
Item Price
$1.95

Show Details

Description:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Interim Publishing, 1990. Trade paperback, x + 157 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations; signed as Father Ted on title page with two-word inscription; tiny traces of shelf wear, spine and covers flat/uncreased, very clean and unmarked throughout.. Signed by Author. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good ++.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1.95
No cover image available

Chronicles of Wasted Time: The Green Stick

by Muggeridge, Malcolm

Seller
Eric James
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good ++
ISBN
9780002151191
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
London: William Collins, 1972. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, "Reprinted September 1972" (First Edition "First published September 1972"), 284 pages; book very gently read, not a trace of shelf wear other than gentle bumps to spine ends and very slight dents to the top edge of both covers, very clean and unmarked;… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

Chronicles of Wasted Time: The Green Stick

by Muggeridge, Malcolm

Seller
Eric James
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002151191
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
London: William Collins, 1972. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, 284 pages; book very gently read, not a trace of shelf wear other than gentle bumps to spine ends and a slight dent to the back cover top edge, previous owner's bookplate with his name attached to free front endpaper, otherwise very clean… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

Twice Through the Lines: The Autobiography of Otto John (The exciting story of a man who opposed Hitler, was a famous spy for England in WWII, and was kidnapped by the Russians after the War)

by John, Otto; With an Introduction by H. R. Trevor-Roper

Seller
Eric James
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780060121990
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Harper & Row, 1972. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, xv + 340 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations; very gently used other than gentle bumps to spine ends, very clean and unmarked throughout; DJ gently bumped along edges, rubbed at spine ends, several immeasurably tiny chips/tears. … Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

The Innocent Eye: The Life of Robert J. Flaherty

by Calder-Marshall, Arthur

Seller
Eric James
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good ++
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Harcourt Brace & World , 1963. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket, 304 pages, plus black-and-white illustrations; very gently used, tight in binding, not a trace of shelf wear other than gentle bumps to spine ends, very clean and unmarked throughout; DJ has numerous tiny chips/tears, short tear to spine top.. Hard… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

Clive Lloyd: The Authorised Biography [cricket]

by McDonald, Trevor

Seller
Eric James
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780246125538
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
London: Granada, 1985. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, xiii + 175 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; book very gently used, not a trace of shelf wear other than gentle bumps to spine ends, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ also with same gentle bumps at spine and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

Archie: A Biography of A. C. MacLaren [cricket]

by Down, Michael

Seller
Eric James
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780047960567
Item Price
$6.50

Show Details

Description:
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1981. Hardcover with price clipped dust jacket, xii + 193 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; book very gently used, not a trace of shelf wear other than light bumps to bottom corners and gentle bumps to spine ends, very clean and unmarked throughout, pages fresh and white; DJ… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.50
No cover image available

ELIZABETH BISHOP, One Art: Letters

by Bishop, Elizabeth; Selected and Edited by Robert Giroux

Seller
Eric James
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780374524456
Item Price
$6.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux / Noonday Press, 1995. Oversized trade paperback, xxv + 668 pages including black-and-white photographs; very tiny traces of shelf wear, some light scuffing to top edge and back cover, otherwise in very clean and unmarked unread condition, essentially as new. … Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.50
No cover image available

The Servant of God: Mother Mary Teresa of St. Joseph, Foundress of The Carmel of The Divine Heart of Jesus, An Autobiography

by Teresa, Mother Mary; Translated by Rev. Berchmans Bittle

Seller
Eric James
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$10.50

Show Details

Description:
Wauwatosa, WI, USA: Carmelite Sisters, 2000. Hardcover with dust jacket, xxiii + 407 pages, plus black-and-white and full colour illustrations, and laid in is a small postcard-sized four-page pamphlet from the Carmelite Sisters with images of Mother Mary Teresa and her Grave Chapel; book very gently used, very clean and unmarked, pages fresh and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.50
No cover image available

This Side of Glory: The Autobiography of David Hilliard and the Story of the Black Panther Party

by Hilliard, David; Cole, Lewis

Seller
Eric James
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780316364218
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Back Bay Books, 1994. Trade paperback, xi + 450 pages, plus black-and-white photographs; spine creased, one heavy (book opens flat at pages 242/243), otherwise very gently used, very clean and unmarked throughout.. See also… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00