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The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star

by Sixx, Nikki with,Ian Gittins

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2007
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780743486286
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New York: Pocket Books, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. About As New in all respects. First printing, full number line."Brutally honest, utterly riveting, and surprisingly moving, The Heroin Diaries follows Nikki during the year he plunged to rock bottom—and his courageous decision to pick himself up and start living again."--from the flap. Every effort is made to… Read more about this item
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Friend and Lover: The Life of Louise Bryant

by Virginia Gardner

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1982
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780818002335
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New York: Horizon Press, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Very light wear to the book; more to the tips, corners, and edges of the jacket, which is sunned on the spine and the edges of the front and rear panels. Clean and unmarked. First printing, no others noted. Louise Bryant and Jack Reed were among the principal… Read more about this item
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Faith Of My Fathers

by John McCain; Mark Salter

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1999
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780375501913
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New York: Random House, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Signed by the senator on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page. Lightest wear to the book and jacket. First printing, full RH number line. John McCain's memoir of his family, particularly his father and grand-father, admirals in the U.S. Navy. A moving story by a… Read more about this item
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Faith Of My Fathers

by John McCain; Mark Salter

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Used - Near Fine
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very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1999
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780375501913
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New York: Random House, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Lightest wear to the book and jacket. Second printing . John McCain's memoir of his family particularly his father and grand-father, admirals in the U.S. Navy. A moving story by a man of great character, honor and honesty. Books and other items ship promptly with a… Read more about this item
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Faith Of My Fathers

by John McCain; Mark Salter

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Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1999
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780375501913
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New York: Random House, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Lightest wear to the book and jacket. First printing, full number line. John McCain's memoir of his family particularly his father and grand-father, admirals in the U.S. Navy. A moving story by a man of great character, honor and honesty. Books and other items ship promptly… Read more about this item
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Phillips Brooks: 1835-1893: Memories of His Life with Extracts From His Letters and Note-Books

by Alexander V. G. Allen (Author)

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
no jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1907
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1907. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/no jacket. Tips, corners, and edges of the book show moderate shelf wear, spine legible, top edge dusty, previous owners' names, else clean and unmarked; no jacket. First printing of the revised and abbreviated version following the two volume edition published in 1901. From Wikipedia: "Phillips Brooks… Read more about this item
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Messengers of Day: Volume 2

by Powell, Anthony

Condition
Used - Good+
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First printing
Published
1978
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780434599233
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London: Heinemann , 1978. First printing. Hardcover. Good+/very good. shelf wear to book and jacket, staining to rear cover of book and page edges, previous owner's name to front endpaper. Otherwise clean, tight copy of vol two of Powell's four volume autobiography. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. We specialize in the works of… Read more about this item
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Going to Windward : A Mosbacher Family Memoir

by Robert A. Mosbacher Sr. with James G. McGrath

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
2010
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781603442213
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College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Lightest wear to tips, corners and edges of the book and jacket, very slightly cocked, clean and unmarked. First printing, full number line. Seems to be signed to a Mosbacher family member by the author. From the flap: "A must-read for Texas, political, business,… Read more about this item
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My Brother Brendan

by Dominic Behan

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1965
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/good. Shelf wear to tips, corners and edges of the book and jacket which is soiled and rubbed, top edge dusty. Memoir of the Irish raconteur, Borstal boy, playwright, wit and prodigious drinker. Brendan and Dominic were once described "as the most alarming combination since assault and battery."… Read more about this item
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Humphrey Bogart

by Nathaniel Benchley

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
good
Edition
First edition
Published
1975
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780316088862
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Good/good. Signed. Much shelf wear to tips, corners and edges of book and jacket, page edges spotted. Author's inscription to the first white page. First printing/edition stated, no others noted. Nathaniel Benchley was the son of humorist Robert Benchley and the father of Peter Benchley who wrote the novel… Read more about this item
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$15.00
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Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Book

by Deirdre Dolan

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
2006
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781592402304
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New York: Gotham, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. light wear to tips, corners and edges of book and jacket, clean and unmarked. First printing, full number line. From HBO: "The book opens with an in-depth profile of Larry David, and the structure that follows is based around in-depth coverage of each of the 50 episodes, including: Anecdotal,… Read more about this item
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Yes, Mr. DeMille

by Phil Koury

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
fair
Edition
First edition
Published
1959
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Good/fair. Later printing (2) Much wear to tips, corners and edges of book and much more to jacket which is rubbed, spine faded, chipped, creased, several short tears. Inscribed by the author to James Lee (James Wideman Lee II, 1906-1999) son of the founder and partner in Ivy… Read more about this item
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Autobiography of Mark Twain: The Complete and Authoritative Edition

by Mark Twain (author); Harriet E. Smith (Editor), Benjamin Griffin (Editor), Victor Fischer (Editor), Michael B. Frank (Editor), Sharon K. Goetz (Editor), Leslie Diane Myrick (Editor)

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition
Published
2010
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780520267190
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Volume 1, Later printing (3) About As New in all respects, unread. A third printing of the first volume of Twain's monumental autobiography embargoed on his instructions for 100 years after his death. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protectors (generally… Read more about this item
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Rebecca West: A Life

by Victoria Glendinning

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good-
Edition
First American edition
Published
1987
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780394539355
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New York: Random House , 1987. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good-. wear to tips, corners and edges of book and price-clipped jacket, rubbed with spot of staining to rear panel. First US edition stated no others noted. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protectors (generally over $10.00) if applicable. Clean… Read more about this item
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Crusader for Freedom: A Life of Lydia Maria Child

by Deborah Pickman Clifford

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1992
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780807070505
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Beacon Press, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good /very good. light wear to the book and jacket, top edge dusty, gift isncription to the front endpaper, price-clipped. First printing, full number line. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protectors (generally over $10.00) if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. … Read more about this item
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William Shakespeare

by Victor Hugo

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
First American edition
Published
1887
Binding
Hardcover
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McClurg & Co., 1887. First American edition. Hardcover. Good. Shelf wear to tips, corners and edges of book, covers rubbed, front hinge cracked but tight; titles just legibile. Clean and unmarked, top edge gilt. "William Shakespeare is an 1864 work by Victor Hugo, written in his 13th year of exile. The title is misleading; the true subject of… Read more about this item
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The Story of My Life or The Sunshine and Shadow of Seventy Years of Mary A. Livermore Teacher, Author, Wife, Mother, Army Nurse, Soldier's Friend, Lecturer, and Reformer

The Story of My Life or The Sunshine and Shadow of Seventy Years of Mary A. Livermore Teacher, Author, Wife, Mother, Army Nurse, Soldier's Friend, Lecturer, and Reformer

by Mary A. Livermore

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
no jacket, as issued
Edition
First edition
Published
1897
Binding
Hardcover
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Hartford: A.D. Worthington & Co., 1897. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/no jacket, as issued. lightest wear to book, spine sunned. Civil War era memoir. Broadfoot, 345. Mary Livermore, born Mary Ashton Rice, (1820 – 1905) was an American journalist, abolitionist, and advocate of women's rights. Books and other items ship promptly with a tracking number and (generally over $15.00)… Read more about this item
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Charles Dickens

by L. K. Webb

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
First printing
Published
1983
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780712700030
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London: Evergreen Lives, 1983. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Very light wear to the book and jacket. First printing, no additional printings listed. Books and other items ship promptly with a tracking number and (generally over $15.00) jacket protectors if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. The Book Shed has a been a member… Read more about this item
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The Pebbled Shore: The Memoirs of Elizabeth Longford

by Elizabeth Longford

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
good
Edition
First American edition
Published
1986
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780394537641
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New York: Knopf, 1986. First American edition. Hardcover. Good/good. wear to tips, corners and edges of book and jacket, some soiling to edges, jacket rubbed. Memoirs of a member of the literary Pakenham family. Elizabeth Pakenham, Countess of Longford, a biographer, was the mother of Antonia Fraser and mother-in-law of her second husband Harold Pinter The… Read more about this item
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The Constant Novelist: A Study of Margaret Kennedy, 1896-1967

by Powell, Violet

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Published
1983
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780434599516
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London: Heinemann, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. lightest wear to the book and jacket, top edge dusty. We specialize in the works of and about Anthony Powell. Every effort is made to ship all books and other items within 24 hours. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. The Book Shed has a been… Read more about this item
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