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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

by Boswell, James

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Published
1999
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Good
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9781853267970
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Wordsworth Editions Ltd., 1999. Softcover. Good. Good. 1999 Wordsworth Editions Ltd., Ware, Hertfordshire, U.K. Wordsworth Classics of World Literature series. Softcover. 997 pages. With an introduction by Angus Calder. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Spine creased. Covers have moderate edge and surface wear. Pages clean and unmarked. Pages lightly tanned, more so at periphery, but still supple.… Read more
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The Chafetz Chaim: The Life and Works of Rabbi Yisrael Meir Kagan of Radin

by Yoshor, Moses M.

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Published
1997
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Good
ISBN
9780899062679
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$10.00

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Mesorah Publications, Ltd., 1997. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1997 Mesorah Publications, Ltd. Second revised edition. Artscroll History Series. Hardcover has black faux leather-covered boards with gold spine and cover lettering. Black and white photographs. 603 pages. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Spine ends very lightly bumped. Covers have light surface… Read more
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Torah Lives: A Treasury of Biographical Sketches, Collected From the Pages of The Jewish Observer

by Wolpin, Nisson (Editor)

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Published
1995
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Good
ISBN
9780899063195
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$30.00

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Mesorah Publications. Ltd., 1995. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1995 Mesorah Publications. Ltd. Artscroll Judaiscope Series. Hardcover has black faux leather-covered boards and gilt spine and cover lettering. Text in English and Hebrew. 272 pages. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Spine ends lightly bumped. Twelve pages are dog-eared. Pages clean and… Read more
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Feminist Accused of Sexual Harassment

by Gallop, Jane

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Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9780822319184
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Duke University Press, 1997. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Very Good. 1997 Duke University Press - Public Planet Books. Trade paperback. 101 pages. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Spine NOT creased. Appears to be unread. Covers have light edge and surface wear. Pages clean and unmarked.
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Daughters of Kings: Growing Up as a Jewish Woman in America

by Brody, Leslie (Editor)

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SmarterRat Books
Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9780571199198
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$6.00

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Faber & Faber, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1997 Faber & Faber. First Edition. First printing. No additional printings listed. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has black paper-covered boards with gold spine lettering. 230 pages. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Spine ends very lightly bumped. Appears to be unread. Pages clean and… Read more
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Dry: A Memoir

by Burroughs, Augusten

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Published
2003
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Good
ISBN
9780312423797
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$10.00

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Picador, 2003. Trade Paperback. Good. Good. 2003 Picador. SIGNED by author on title page. Not personalized. Trade paperback. 309 pages. Binding tight. Spine NOT creased. Covers have very light edge and surface wear. Round black & white "Autographed Copy" sticker on front cover. Pages clean and unmarked. Several pages are dog-eared. Pages lightly tanned, more so at periphery,… Read more
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Shelley

by Shelley, Percy Bysshe; Wellesley, Dorothy (Editor)

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Good
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$20.00

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Britain in Pictures Limited. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Good ; Fair Jacket. Britain in Pictures Limited. No date in book. Circa 1940. English Poets in Pictures Series. Small hardcover, 4.5 x 7 inches, has blue cloth-covered boards with gold spine lettering and cover decorations. Four color plates and twelve black and white illustrations. 80 pages. Printed in Glasgow, Scotland. NOT… Read more
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Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field: How Two Men Revolutionized Physics

by Forbes, Nancy; Mahon, Basil

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Published
2014
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Very Good
ISBN
9781616149420
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$16.00

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Prometheus Books, 2014. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Very Good Jacket. 2014 Prometheus Books. Hardcover has red paper-covered boards with gold spine lettering. Black and white plates. Black and white illustrations. 320 pages. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Spine ends lightly bumped. Pages clean and unmarked. Five pages are dog-eared. Dust jacket has very light… Read more
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David: A Biography

by Cohen, Barbara

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SmarterRat Books
Published
1995
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Very Good
ISBN
9780395587027
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$7.00

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Clarion Books - Houghton Mifflin, 1995. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1995 Clarion Books - Houghton Mifflin. First Edition. First printing. Full number line on verso. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Oversize hardcover has red paper-covered boards with black cloth-covered spine and gold spine lettering and cover decoration. 108 pages. Covers have light surface… Read more
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Napoleon and the Napoleonic Wars

by Marrin, Albert

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SmarterRat Books
Published
1993
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780140364798
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$28.00

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Puffin Books, 1993. Trade Paperback. Good. Good. 1993 Puffin Books. Softcover. Black and white illustrations. 276 pages. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Spine NOT creased. Covers have light edge and surface wear. Faint moisture stain and slight waviness at top edge of back cover and in top margin of last 70 pages. Page edges lightly smudged and… Read more
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Free Press, 1999. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1999 Free Press. First Edition. First printing. Full number line on verso. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has mustard yellow paper-covered boards with black textured paper-covered spine and gold spine lettering. 354 pages. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Spine ends lightly bumped. Covers have light… Read more
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Cezanne

by Naubert-Riser, Constance

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SmarterRat Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780517066294
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$13.00

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Crescent Books, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1991 Crescent Books. The Masterworks series. English translation copyright 1991 by Studio Books. Oversize hardcover, 11.25 x 12 inches, has blue textured paper-covered boards with gold spine lettering. Black & white photographs and illustrations and 48 full-color plates. High-quality glossy paper. 144 pages. Printed and… Read more
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Seeing Things: a Chronicle of Surprises

by Hawley, Richard A.

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SmarterRat Books
Published
1987
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Very Good
ISBN
9780802709875
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$8.50

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Walker & Company, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Very Good Jacket. 1987 Walker & Company. SIGNED by author on front free endpaper, with a personal inscription, dated 1987. First Edition. First printing. Full number line on verso. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has white textured paper-covered boards with metallic blue spine lettering. Deckle fore edges.… Read more
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The Meaning of Henry Ward Beecher: An Essay on the Shifting Values of Mid-Victorian America, 1840-1870

by McLoughlin, William Gerald

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Published
1970
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Very Good
ISBN
9780394435633
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good ; Good Jacket. 1970 Alfred A. Knopf. First Edition, stated. Date on title page matches copyright on verso. No additional printings listed. There is a personalized dedication on the front free endpaper in ink, dated 1971, which is signed only "Bill", so it may or may not be… Read more
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Personal and Professional: Memoirs of a Life in Community Service

by Vincent, Sidney Z.

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Published
1982
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Very Good
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$12.00

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The Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland, 1982. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Very Good ; Good Jacket. 1982 The Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland. First Edition, stated. SIGNED by author on front free endpaper, and again upside down on rear free endpaper. Inscription on front endpaper is personalized: 'To Larry - outstanding community leader'. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has… Read more
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Letters of Horace Walpole Earl of Orford, to Sir Horace Mann, in 7 volumes

by Walpole, Horace

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Good
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$300.00

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Richard Bentley. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Good ; No jacket. 1833 and 1843-4 Richard Bentley, London. Seven volumes with matched late 19th-century bindings. NOT ex-library. First series (3 vols, 1833) is Second edition, Edited by Lord Dover. Concluding series (4 vols, 1843-44) appears to be first edition, no edition stated. Uniformly bound and numbered Vol I-VII on spines. Bindings… Read more
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Hemingway vs. Fitzgerald: The Rise and Fall of a Literary Friendship

by Donaldson, Scott

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SmarterRat Books
Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9781585671267
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$25.00

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Overlook Press, 2001. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Very Good. 2001 Overlook Press. SIGNED by author on title page, with a personal inscription. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Trade paperback. Black and white plates. 352 pages. Binding tight. Covers have very light edge and surface wear. Spine NOT creased. Appears to be unread. Pages clean and unmarked. Carefully packed, shipped… Read more
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Alla guida del CLNAI: memorie per I figli

by Pizzoni, Alfredo

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
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$40.00

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Guilio Einaudi Editore, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Fine ; Fine Jacket ; Very Good Slipcase. 1993 Guilio Einaudi Editore. Text in Italian. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has orange cloth-covered boards with black spine lettering. Color and black and white plates. Binding tight. Appears to be unread. No visible wear to book. Book is gift quality. There are… Read more
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Fanny Burney

by Burney, Fanny

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SmarterRat Books
Published
1900
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Very Good
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$20.00

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Athenaeum Press, 1900. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Very Good ; No jacket. Athenaeum Press. No date, circa 1900. Beaux and Belles of England series. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has light orange cloth-covered boards with red spine and cover lettering. Spine has Art Nouveau-style floral design in brown and red. Front cover has plain brown border. Top edges gilt. Deckle… Read more
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Songs of the North: A Sigurd Olson Reader

by Olson, Sigurd F.

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780140170078
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$5.00

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Penguin Books, 1987. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Very Good. 1987 Penguin Books. Trade paperback. Black and white illustrations. 267 pages. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Binding tight. Spine NOT creased. Covers lightly curled at corners. Pages lightly tanned, more so at periphery, but still supple. Pages clean and unmarked. Edited with an introduction by Howard Frank Mosher. Series: Penguin… Read more
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