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The Woman Who Rang the Bell: The Story of Cornelia Phillips Spencer

By Russell, Phillips

Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1949. Soundly bound text, unmarked; covers show moderate wear at corners with light fray, sun-fading to front upper edge and spine color. No dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$12.50

This Time, This Place

By Allen, Michael

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1971. Essentially VG condition, but with usual university library ownership and discard stamps, bar code sticker and pocket to endpaper; else soundly bound, unmarked text. Catalog sticker lower spine; only minor wear to book. No Jacket.. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$9.50

RELATIVELY SPEAKING

By Compton, Miriam Blair; Janet Cunningham, ed

Eureka, CA: Veterans Broadway Printing, 2001. Blair familiy history. Clean and well bound, with minor wear only.. Edition Unstated. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, as published. Octavo.

$11.44

The Grays of Salisbury: An Artist Family of Nineteenth Century England, A History

By Whitton, Donald C.; Dowager Countess of Radnor and Joseph Armstrong Baird, Jr., intros

San Francisco, CA: East Wind Printers, 1976. Light wear and againg, a tiny stain to upper front cover. Text clean and well bound.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$14.14

Maxims and Moral Reflections by the Duke de la Rochefoucault. A New Edition Revised and Improved

By Rochefoucault, Duke de la

London: Lockyer Davis, 1775. Internally, page block sound, showing some foxing/aging to apper. Hinges have repair tape internally, and the joints show repaired splits; still holding up pretty well, still presentable in dark brown leather binding. No spine titles. A small chip to lower spine. Prev. owner name from 1792 to half-title, another to title page. . Revised Edition. Leather. Fair/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$33.33

Not to Mention the Kangaroos

By Corben, Mulaika

London: Hammond, Hammond, 1956. Clean and well bound text, mild shelfwear, hint of aging to page paper. DJ preserved in new protective wrapper and still presenting well; has price clip to flap, some edge chipping and tears, a few clear tape repairs.. First U.K. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good-. Octavo.

$4.70

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS DISCOVERER OF AMERICA

By John Hancock Insurance Co

Boston: John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co., 1926. A small pamphlet, in pictorial wraps. Minor wear only, well bound and clean.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$4.65

Excerpts from Voices from a Vanished Past: Memories of a Chritian Childhood in Hitler's Germany

By Feldman, Simone

Honolulu, HI: Wisdom Foundation Publishing, 2006. Clean and well bound text, with minor wear, prev. owner insc. to inner side of front cover. Why the title contains "excerpts" is a mystery--the full book, at 250 pages, two photo sections.. First Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$5.45

The Ties That Bind

By Drummond, Anne Marie Case, with Nancy Robertson Brueck

Springfield, MO: AMCD, 1998. Clean and well bound, with minor wear only.. Edition Unstated. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.

$6.95

Samuel Adams: A Character Sketch (Our American Boys, Their Deeds and Public Services Series)

By Fallows, Samuel, with G. Mercer Adam & L. B. Vaughan, et al

Chicago: Frederick J. Drake & Co., 1903. Clean and well bound text, though with mild aging apparent to paper. Moderate general shelfwear. In original pictorial cloth, depicting liberty on front bearing a palm frond, a sword and laurels to the spine. Old bookstore stamps to endpaper and title page.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$7.75

Susan B. Anthony: The Woman Who Changed the Mind of a Nation

By Dorr, Rheta Childe

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1928. Clean and well bound text, page paper shows light touch of aging. Moderate shelfwear, with a small stain to front at upper fore-edge area. Prev. owner name. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good+/No Jacket. Octavo.

$11.11

The Anatomy of a Hidden Persuader

By Wachtel, William Wendell

New York: Vantage Press, 1975. Clean, straight and well bound text, with mild wear only. DJ with some rubbing to faces and edges, a couple of closed tears at corners; presenting well in new protective wrapper.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Octavo.

$3.75

A Biographical Dictionary of the Living Authors of Great Britain and Ireland; Comprising Literary Memoirs and Anecdotes of Their Lives and a Chronological Register of Their Publications

By Anon., eds

Detroit: Gale Research/Henry Colburn Co., 1966. Reprints the pages of the 1816 original edition. Usual reference section lib. stamps in two spots, one discard stamp, faint spine numerals; else clean and well bound, no pockets or other marks, minor wear only. Bound in original navy blue cloth.. Reprint Edition, Facsimile. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$8.88

Current Biography Yearbook 1999

By Thompson, Clifford, et al., eds

New York: H. W. Wilson Co, 1999. With "Cumulated Index 1991-1999" Very minimal wear, crisp and clean. Stamped "Reference," with a library's ownership stamp, but no other lib.-type damage; still quite excellent.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket, as published.

$7.50

IN MY ANECDOTAGE

By Straus, Robert K

Santa Barbara: Privately Published, 1989. A former university library copy, with usual ownership and discard marks, bar code and catalog sticker to front endpaper; spine label has come free cleanly. Minor outer wear only. Text well bound; otherwise clean and crisp.. Apparent First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good+/No Jacket.

$4.25

Brief American Lives: Four Studies in Collective Biography

By Yelton, Donald C. (Charles)

Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1978. A former university library copy, with usual ownership and discard marks, bar code and pocket to front endpaper, spine label remains. Minor outer wear. Text well bound, otherwise clean.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.95

DECEMBER 22 1991-1992 (Dec 22): Dreamlog, Volume One

By Romano, Christopher Dante

Los Angeles: Inferno Press, 1993. Book shows fairly minor wear to covers. Pages clean and well bound. Out of Print. One of only 1000 copies of the first edition.. First Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$9.00

Stories From Life

By Gillis, Curtis Eugene

Eureka, CA: Eureka Printing Company, 1980. Slight corner wear. Well bound and clean. Humboldt County, etc.. Edition Unstated. Soft Cover. Fine.

$9.50

CHARLES BAUDELAIRE

By Porche, Francois; John Mavin trans

Horace Liveright: New York, 1928. Pages in good shape, well bound. Silver paper over boards shows some rubbing bumped with a bit of paper fray; orange cloth spine shows a bit of darkening; spine label intact, but with some rub and a bit of wear at edges.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$4.85

MEMOIRS OF COUNT GRAMMONT, SET in two volumes

By Hamilton, Count Anthony; Gordon Goodwin ed

Edinburgh: John Grant, 1908. With 21 portrait plates, present with tissue guards. Binding sound, slight touch of browning to paper. Moderate outer wear, slight soil, edge rub, fade to spine cloth. Spine label pastedowns in good shape, though somewhat browned. Two uniform volumes.. Two-Volume SET. Hard Cover. Good+/No Jacket.

$10.10

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