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A Biography Of William Cullen Bryant With Extracts From His Private Correspondence V1

By Godwin, Parke

N.P.: Kessinger Publishing, LLC. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 423 pages. REPRINT of 1883 edition. Hardcover in green and black glossy paper covered boards. Binding is lightly rubbed, with moderate scuffing. Light soiling to endpapers. Text is clean.

$20.00

The Story of Alex. Brown and Sons 1800-1990 Limted Edition

By Kent, Frank R

Baltimore: J. W. Boarman Co, 1990. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. 275 pages. Hardcover in brown illustrated dust jacket. DJ has 1.75 inch tear near the headcap on the front cover. A small flap has been folded back. DJ has edge-wear and tears as well as damping at edges. Light soiling on fore-edge of text block. Text has some light damping. This is a privately printed edition, is number 100 and signed by Clinton P. Stephens, Sr., who wrote one of the chapters. A letter addressed to one of the partner emeriti and signed by chairmen and CEOs of Alex Brown and Sons has been laid in loosely at the front of the book.

$25.00

The Life of Thomas Brackett Reed

By McCall, Samuel W.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1914. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 303 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Some pencil underlining and marginal notations throughout as well as heavy pencil notations on the rear flyleaves. Signed on the front pastedown by S. F. Mordecai. Mordecai (1852-1927) was the first dean of the Law School at Trinity College (now Duke University) in Durham, North Carolina. Reed (1839-1902) was a lawyer and politician from Maine who was a powerful Republican and was Speaker of the House.

$25.00

Sir Walter Ralegh and His Colony in America with Historical Illustrations and a Memoir. (Publications of the Prince Society XV) (Burt Franklin Research adn Source Works Series #131).

By Tarbox, Increase N.

New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 329 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. This is a 1967 reprint of the 1884 First Edition.

$15.00

Father of Radio, the Autobiography of Lee de Forest

By Forest, Lee de; Edited by Linton K. Keith and Arthur Brogue

Chicago: Wilcox & Follett Co., 1950. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 502 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue dust jacket. The jacket is worn and has edge tears and chips. There is one triangular chip at the top edge of the front panel, affecting one letter of the title. The book is sound with secure inner hinges. Pencil notations on the rear flyleaf.

$85.00

General Julian S Carr: Greathearted Citizen. Addresses and Addenda of Centennial Observance of His Birth. Durham NC. October 12, 1945

By Green, C Sylvester [Editor]

Durham, NC: The Seeman Printery, 1946. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. 114 pages. Hardcover in black cloth. Binding shows considerable spotting/damping. Spine is sunned. Endpapers foxed. Occasional foxing in text.

$17.50

The Book of My Life (De Vita Propria Liber)

By Cardan, Jerome; (Translated by Jean Stoner)

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1930. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. 311 pages. Hardcover with a tan pictorial dust jacket. The jacket is very worn with several tears with old tape repairs on the reverse. There is a large tear across the front panel of the jacket. The book itself is toned within. A sound copy.

$15.00

Michaelangelo

By Rolland, Romain; Street, Frederick [Translator]

N.P.: Albert & Charles Boni, 1915. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. 189 pages, indexed. Hardcover in orange, blue and white dust jacket. DJ has some chipping at edges, particularly at headcap. Spine is toned. DJ has been placed in a protective mylar cover. Prior owner's name written on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$10.00

Louis Agassiz as a Teacher. Illustrative Extracts on His Method of Instruction with an Introductory Note

By Cooper, Lane

Ithaca, New York: The Comstock Publishing Co., 1917. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 74 pages. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear with some small pale spotting. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. There is a 1938 Chapel Hill, NC owner's signature at the bottom of the front paste down. Text is unmarked.

$25.00

My Bohemian Days

By Furniss, Harry

London: Hurst and Blacknett, Ltd. Hardcover. Very Good. Harry Furniss. 8vo. 286 pages. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding is rubbed. There is bumpping at corners, and some slight scuffing. Bumping at headcap/foot. Front flyleaf has been removed. Text is clean.

$15.00

Kafka: A Biography

By Hayman, Ronald

New York: Oxford University Press, 1982. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 349 pages indexed. Hardcover in black and brown illustrated dust jacket. DJ lightly scuffed. Text is clean.

$8.00

The Life and Speeches of Charles Brantley Aycock

By Aycock, Charles Brantley. (By R. D. W. Connor and Clarence Poe).

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1912. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 369 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Light wear to the binding. Sound and clean within.

$6.00

History of Florida, Past and Present, Historical and Biographical. Issued in Three Volumes (Vols. 1-3)

By Anon.

Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1923. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. Quartos. 613; 366; 374 pages. Indexed in the first volume. Hardcover bound in blue textured cloth. The bindings show rubbing and wear, and the spines are a little sunned. Volume III is a little shaken, and the rear inner hinge is starting. The third volume also has some damping at the top of the front cover. Pages 149-172 have a large hard crease, affecting the text at the bottom corner and up the fore edge, affecting the text, and the last few leaves of this section have the folded section broken off. Thus, a reading or reference set only. The other two volumes seem sound and clean within.

$125.00

Bernard Shaw: The Search for Love, 1856-98 v. 1 [4 VOLUME SET]

By Michael Holroyd

London: Chatto & Windus, 1988. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. A FOUR VOLUME SET. 486, 421, 544, 490 pages, indexed. Four hardcovers in illustrated dust jackets. DJs show light rubbing and wear. Text is clean and sound.

$40.00

John C. Calhoun: American Portrait
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John C. Calhoun: American Portrait

By Coit, Margaret L.

Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1991. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 593 pages, indexed. Softcover in blue and white illustrated covers. Sticker residue on the rear cover; otherwise a sound, clean copy.

$7.50

Thomas Sheridan of Smock-Alley: Recording His Life As Actor and Theatre Manager....

By Sheldon, Esther K.

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. 530 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and black illustrated dust jacket. DJ is moderately rubbed; some edgewear, with toning of the spine. Text is clean.

$6.50

Camus

By Germaine Bre?e

New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1972. Third Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 281 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white and red dust jacket. Moderate rubbing and wear to the jacket. The book is sound and clean.

$6.50

Voltaire

By Haydn Mason

London: Paul Elek / Granada Publishing, 1981. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 174 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a burgundy dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$10.00

Voltaire

By A. J. Ayer

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1986. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 182 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a yellow and burgundy dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$8.00

Voltaire

By Besterman, Theodore

Chicago: Univ of Chicago Pr, 1976. Third Edition . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 8vo. 718 pages. Hardcover with a pink dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. There are extensive pencil notations on the front flyleaf and a few pencil marks in the text.

$10.00

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