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The Life and Times of Coventry Patmore
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The Life and Times of Coventry Patmore

By Patmore, Derek

London: Constable and Company, 1949 249pp. Tips and spine ends are lightly bumped and lightly rubbed. Pages have light toning. Edges have light dust staining. Tips of flap folds are missing small pieces. Spine ends have small tears and light chipping. Jacket has light soiling. Top edge of front panel is lightly sunned. . First Edition ?. Hardcover. Very Good Minus/Good Jacket.

$11.95

Toward a Better Breed
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Toward a Better Breed

By Kassowitz, Karl E.

New York: Vantage Press, 1969 127pp. Former owner bookplate inside front board. Top edge has light dust staining. Spine ends are bumped. Tips and spine ends are lightly rubbed. Front board has light, long scratches. Spine and flap folds are heavily sunned. Top edge is sun faded. Inside has darkened. Corners of flap folds are clipped. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Plus Jacket.

$39.95

Encyclopedia of American Biography: New Series
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Encyclopedia of American Biography: New Series

By Downs, Winfield Scott

New York: The American Historical society, Inc, 1936 516pp. Boards are partially detached from the spine near the heel. Tips, spine ends and spine edges are rubbed. The lower edges are rubbed. Boards have light scuffs and light scratches. Old price written on front endpaper. Pages have light toning. Foredge of a couple pages have a few very small tears. Text is unmarked.. First Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Good/No Dust Jacket.

$39.95

George Eliot's Life: As Related in Her Letters and Journals Volume I
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George Eliot's Life: As Related in Her Letters and Journals Volume I

By Cross, J. W.;

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1885 366pp. Volume I of three only. Tips are heavily bumped and heavily rubbed. Spine ends are heavily chipped and fraying. Spine panel is heavily sunned, stained, and the gilt title is very dulled. Spine edge of rear board has a few stains. Spine edge of front board is heavily soiled. Boards have scuffs and scratches. Front hinge is cracked. Pages are toning along the edges. Page edges have light foxing. Former owner notations on second-to-last endpaper. Rear hinge is open. Spine is shaken. Some light marginalia and bracketing in pencil.. Library Edition. Hardcover. Poor/No Dust Jacket.

$14.95

Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism
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Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism

By Grandin, Temple

New York: Vintage, 2006 270pp. (Eighth printing of the second paperback edition) Spine ends are lightly bumped. Wraps have light scratches. Text is clean and unmarked. 9780307739582. Second Paperback Edition Eighth Printing. Paperback. Very Good Plus.

$9.95

The Pictorial Biography of Adlai Ewing Stevenson: Governor of Illinois
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The Pictorial Biography of Adlai Ewing Stevenson: Governor of Illinois

By Crane, John M.

Washington D. C.: American Historical Publications, 1952 32pp. Spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Spine head has light chipping. Spine edge of rear wrap is rippled. Spine edge of both wraps have creases. Spine ends are bumped. Small tear to top edge of front wrap. Pages have light toning. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Printing. Paperback. Good Plus.

$24.95

Modern American Memoirs
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Modern American Memoirs

By Dillard, Annie;Harper Collins

New York: HarperCollins, 1995 449pp. Four pages are dogeared. Spine head is bumped. Rear board has two long smudges, and one shorter one. Edges of jacket have light creases. Rear panel has smudges. Text is clean and unmarked. 0060170409. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Minus/Very Good Minus Jacket.

$9.95

Golda Meir: Portrait of a Prime Minister
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Golda Meir: Portrait of a Prime Minister

By Agress, Eliyahu

New York: Sabra Book 157pp. No Date on the copyright page. Introduction Dated 1969. Ex-Library with usual markings and attachments including a stamp on top edge of text block, Frontmost endpaper has been removed by razor, causing a vertical slit to the following two pages. "Discard Stamp" on the remaining front endpaper. 1/3" tear to the foredge of the remaining front endpaper. Library Stamp on title page. Pocket on rear endpaper, causing rippling primarily to the lower edge of just this page. Jacket is in mylar and is taped to the boards. Jacket is price clipped. 1/3" tear to the foredge of the remaining front endpaper. Tips of flap folds of jacket and spine ends are rubbed. 6" scratch to the front panel of the jacket. Tear at the spine head of the front panel and a tear at the top edge of the rear panel. Jacket has light edgewear. 087631020x. First Edition ?. Hardcover. Good Minus/Good Plus Jacket. Ex-Library.

$19.95

The Memoirs of Saint-Simon on the Reign of Louis XIV. And the Regency Volume II
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The Memoirs of Saint-Simon on the Reign of Louis XIV. And the Regency Volume II

By Duke of Saint-Simon; Translated By Bayle St. John

New York: James Pott and Company, 1901 390pp. Former owner bookplate inside front board. Front hinge is partially open. Inside boards and endpapers are foxed along the edges. Front endpaper has ghost of bookplate. Spine has a slant. Spine is shaken. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Spine head is fraying. Gilt top edge is dust stained, has light scratches. . First Thus. Hardcover. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket.

$8.95

Bryant and His Friends: Some Reminisces of  the Knickerbocker Writers
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Bryant and His Friends: Some Reminisces of the Knickerbocker Writers

By Wilson, James Grant

New York: Fords, Howard and Hulbert, 1886 443pp. Spine is heavily sunfaded. Spine edge of rear board is sunfaded. Spine ends are heavily chipped. Tips are rubbed. Tips are bumped. Lower edges have shelf-wear. Top edge gilt is dust stained and has small light scratches. Spine has light soiling. Text is clean and unmarked. . Later Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket.

$29.95

Margaret Mitchell Memorial of the Atlanta Public Library Dedicated December 15, 1954
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Margaret Mitchell Memorial of the Atlanta Public Library Dedicated December 15, 1954

By Atlanta Public Library

Atlanta (GA): Self Published, 1954 30pp. Wraps have light foxing. Small creases and spine edges of both wraps. Top tip is bumped. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$9.95

Charles Bradlaugh: A Character Sketch
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Charles Bradlaugh: A Character Sketch

By Besant, Annie

Adyar Madras, India: The Theosophical Publishing House, 1941 55pp. Lower tip of front wrap is missing. Lower tip of the first few pages have a crease. Wraps are sunfaded along the edges. Front endpaper, first tissue, and title page have damp staining along the top edge and foredge also affecting the frontispiece. Text is unmarked. . Later Printing. Soft Cover. Good Minus.

$14.95

Flegeljahre Eine Biographie Von Jean Paul Richter, Zweites Banden
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Flegeljahre Eine Biographie Von Jean Paul Richter, Zweites Banden

By Richter, Jean Paul

Tübingen, 1804 227pp. Text in german. Reading copy. Three raised spine bands have been rubbed down but still existing. Spine label is unreadable. Tips and spine ends are heavily bumped and rubbed. Spine heel is chipping. Boards have many surface tears. Triangular damp staining to the top third of many pages, not affecting the readability of the text. All pages have a varying degree of foxing. Many other flaws. No former owner markings. . Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket.

$49.95

An American Idyll: The Life of Carleton H. Parker
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An American Idyll: The Life of Carleton H. Parker

By Parker, Cornelia Stratton

Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1920 190pp. Boards have light to moderate soiling. Tips are lightly bumped. Spine ends are bumped. Tips and spine ends are rubbed. Gilt top edge is dust stained and has light scratches. Spine label is missing a small piece at the right edge. Text is clean and unmarked. . Fifth Impression. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket.

$9.95

My Secret Life Volumes VII-XI in One Book.
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My Secret Life Volumes VII-XI in One Book.

By N/A

New York: Grove Press, 1966 2359pp. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Light soiling and scratches to the edges of the text block. Spine has bubbling. Boards have light soiling and scuffing. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Dust Jacket.

$11.95

Album Chopina- L'album De Chopin 1829-1831
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Album Chopina- L'album De Chopin 1829-1831

By Introduction By Smoter, Jerzy Maria

Poland: polskie wydawnictwo Muzyczne, 1975 60pp. Text in French. Front hinge is open. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. There are a few light smudges to boards. Front hinge is open.Stamp to half title page. A few signatures are opening. Toning to pages. Cover Dust jacket is toning around the edges and is heavily rubbed and each of the folds. two tears at the top edge of the dust jacket are about a half inch each and are fraying. Many creases along the top edge of the dust jacket. There is light staining and scratches to the rear of the dust jacket. The inside of the dust jacket is toning along the folds and has some rub-off of the print on the cover. Alll four tips of the flap-folds are clipped. Text is clean and unmarked. . Hard Cover. Good/Good Minus Jacket.

$14.95

Boanerges; Neu, Hanes Bywyd y Parch Morgan Howells
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Boanerges; Neu, Hanes Bywyd y Parch Morgan Howells

By Morgan, E.

Caerdydd (Cardiff): Privately Printed, 1853 140pp. Text in Welsh. Printed by William Owen. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Spine ends are chipping. Former owner name on front endpaper. Boards have light stains. Light foxing throughout. Pages have light creases at top tips. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Edition ?. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket.

$17.95

Mon Journal D'enfant
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Mon Journal D'enfant

By Lagerlof, Selma

Paris: Stock, 1939 217pp. Text in French. Spine ends are heavily chipped. Wraps have light foxing. of text block and wraps are damp stained. Heaviest from rear wrap and lessening as you get closer to the front. 1" portion of front wrap is detached from spine. Text is clean and unmarked. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Fair.

$10.95

The American Boy's Life of Washington
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The American Boy's Life of Washington

By Hyde, Mrs. Anna M.

New York: James Miller 255pp. Tips, spine ends and edges are rubbed. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Spine has a small roll. Spine lettering is scuffed and scratched. front hinge is starting to open. Tape ghosts on front endpaper. A few signatures are starting to open. No publication date listed. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket.

$29.95

Mrs Jerningham's and Mr Jerningham's Journal
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Mrs Jerningham's and Mr Jerningham's Journal

By N/A

Toronto (Ont): Canadian News and Publishing Company, 1871 192pp. Spine slanted and rolled. Boards are heavily soiled and have many stains, surface tears, scratches. Spine has darkened. Tips and spnine ends are heavily bumped and heavily rubbed. Spine ends are chipping. Edges are bumped. Old bookstore sticker on inside front board. Last couple of pages are uncut at the lower tip. Pages have light foxing. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket.

$14.95

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