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Stephen Decatur: A Life Most Bold and Daring (Library of Naval Biography)
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Stephen Decatur: A Life Most Bold and Daring (Library of Naval Biography)

By Tucker, Spencer C.

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2005. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 245 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue and tan dust jacket. Prior owner's pencil inscription on the front flyleaf. Otherwise a fresh, clean copy.

$11.50

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

The Family Idiot: Gustave Flaubert, 1821-1857, Volume 1

By Sartre, Jean-Paul

Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1981. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 627 pages. Volume I only. Hardcover in white and light colour illustrated dust jacket. DJ has a stray dirt mark on front cover, light rubbing , and some slight edgewear at upper edge of rear cover. Text is clean and sound.

$25.00

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

Shelley: The Golden Years

By Cameron, Kenneth Neill

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1974. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 669 pages, indexed. Hardcover in brown and yellow dust jacket. DJ has some edge-wear, light rubbing. Small chipping at headcap of spine. Text is clean.

$9.00

The Life of Maxwell Anderson

By Alfred S. Shivers

New York: Stein and Day, 1983. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. 397 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$6.00

Dostoyevsky: His Life and Work

By Ronald Hingley

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 222 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a dark brown dust jacket. Light to moderate rubbing to the jacket. The book is sound and clean.

$6.00

Charles W. Chesnutt America's First Great Black Novelist

By J. Noel Heermance

Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1974. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 258 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white and burgundy dust jacket. Moderate rubbing to the jacket, which is price-clipped. The book is sound and clean.

$15.00

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