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    Benjamin R. Tucker and the Champions of Liberty: A Centenary Anthology by Coughlin, Michael E.; Hamilton, Charles H.; Sullivan, Mark A

    Michael E Coughlin. PAPERBACK. 0960257454 Cover with edge/ shelf/ reading wear. No spine creases. Pages unmarked. Binding straight **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.


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    $15.73

    The Court of the Empress Josephine (Famous Women of the French Court) by Saint-Amand, Imbert de

    Scribner's. Hardcover. B006E5JCL8 (1891; Scribner's; Translated by Thomas Sergeant Perry) Blue cloth with gold gilt. Frontis of Empress Josephine with protective tissue intact. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, rubbed at corners and spine ends. Publishers stain to top page edges. Light foxing to fore and bottom page edges, as well as end papers. Dust soil to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding tight. NOT EX-LIBRARY **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Very Good.


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    £7.50

    The Life and Times of Napoleon by Mario Rivoire

    London: Hamlyn. Portraits of Greatness series. Water-stained jacket. . Near Fine. Hardcover. 1968.


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    $96.94

    A Life in Our Times by Galbraith, John Kenneth

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Hardcover. 0395311357 (1981) "This is a Special Edition of Three Hundred Fifty Copies signed By the Author This is Number 286." (hand numbered) Signed by author (NOT inscribed). Book and slipcase in like new and unread condition. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fine.


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    The Life and Times of Robespierre by Luigi Mario Pizzinelli

    London: Hamlyn. Portraits of Greatness series. . Near Fine. Hardcover. 1968.


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    $29.95

    The Lindberghs / Lynn and Dora B. Haines by Haines, Lynn. Dora B. Haines

    New York : Vanguard Press. Hardcover. B002BCCK4O (1931; Vanguard Press) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Previous owner's stamp to front end page. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends. Dust soil/ toning to page edges, Damp stain to upper page edges . Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    £2.00

    Elizabeth the Great by Elizabeth Jenkins

    London: Panther. Creased cover and spine. Binding tight. . Good. Soft cover. First Thus. 1972.


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    $13.39

    Blood relations: The rise & fall of the du Ponts of Delaware by Mosley, Leonard

    Atheneum. PAPERBACK. 0689110553 Stated First Edition; (1980; Atheneum) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book: Boards rubbed at corners. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ with edge wear, no tears. Creases to both flaps. Price Clipped. Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.


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    €18.00

    Cissy__The Extraordinary Life of Eleanor Medill Patterson by Martin, Ralph G

    New York: Simon & Schuster, 1979. Cloth/dust jacket Octavo. Hardcover. Very good/very good. brown cloth, gilt lettering, dust jacket, 512 pp, corners slightly bumped.


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    $24.94

    Schumann-Heink : the last of the Titans

    The Macmillan company. Hardcover. B00DRHI5RI (1928; Macmillan, author Mary Lawton) name to front end page and inside front cover. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Cardboard showing to upper front corner. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding cracked with no separations. Hinges front intact, small area of starting to back. READING COPY **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    $35.97

    Queen Elizabeth (Heroes of History Series) by Beesly, Edward Spencer; Ketcham, Notes by Henry

    The Perkins Book Co.. LEATHER_BOUND. (1902); Perkins) Quarter Leather and red cloth with gold gilt to spine. No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Gold gilt to top page edges, toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. Silk ribbon detached. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good. 1935.


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    The Life and Times of Washington by Mario Rivoire

    London: Hamlyn. Portraits of Greatness series. Light marking to. jacket . Near Fine. Hardcover. 1967.


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    The Journals of David E. Lilienthal, Vol. 5: The Harvest Years 1959-1963 by Lilienthal, David E

    HarperCollins. Hardcover. 0060126140 Stated First Edition; (1971) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book in Good condition: Boards with shelf wear and rubbing. Page edges with toning. Pages with few finger smudges otherwise unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ in acceptable condition with edge wear. Several open and closed tears. (Archival tape to inside used to repair tears and prevent further damage) **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.


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    $16.73

    Richard Hunne: A Story of London by Sargent, George E

    Bradley & Woodruff (Boston). Hardcover. (no date: circa 1885) Red cloth with black design to front, gold and black to spine. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. Illustrated. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair. 1885.


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    SUN YAT-SEN, A PORTRAIT by YAT-SEN, Sun (Subject); CHEN, Stephen; PAYNE, Robert (Authors)

    NY (1946). Hardcover. B006QG9MGU (1946; John Day Press) Prev. owner bookplate to inside front cover. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with minor fraying. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    Annapurna, Heroic Conquest of the Highest Mountain (26,493 feet), Ever Climbed by Man by Herzog,Maurice

    E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. Hardcover. B00110CLBO (1952; Dutton) Book Club Edition. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear. Toning to page edges. Illustrated end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    John C. Calhoun by Current, Richard N

    Washington Square Press. Hardcover. B000TPF2EA (1966; WSP reprint) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Boards with shelf wear, Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. DJ in acceptable condition with edge wear, 2 small tears, foxing. Not Price clipped. (Archival tape to inside used to repair tears and prevent further damage) Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.


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    $22.94

    Men of Business (Men of Achievement) by Stoddard, William O

    Charles Scribner's Sons (NY). Hardcover. (1893; Scribner) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Dinged to upper part of back board. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges: small areas of starting , front and back. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good. 1893.


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    $11.59

    Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough by Campbell, Kathleen Winifred

    Little, Brown, and Company. Hardcover. B000857AXW (1932; Little, Brown) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (Missing). Boards with shelf wear, sunning at spine, lettering barely visible. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. light toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. Profusely illustrated. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    $15.94

    Lincoln Master of Men: A Study in Character by Rothschild

    Houghton Mifflin, Boston. Hardcover. B00165KE7C (1908) Houghton) Hardcover with NO Dust Jacket (MISSING). Red cloth, with gold lettering at spine. Envelope tipped in to front end page with 1905 newspaper article about Lincoln. Name to front end page. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with minor fraying. Lettering at spine faded to barely legible. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    $42.93

    Eleanor Roosevelt As I Knew Her by Somerville, Mollie

    EPM Publications. PERFECT PAPERBACK. B003H2I9K6 First Printing (April 1996) EPM Publications. Minor shelf wear. Unmarked. Appears unread **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fine.


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    $32.94

    Life of Ulysses S. Grant Ex-President of the United States and General of the United States Army by Headley, J. T

    Perkins Book Company. Hardcover. B001XGNF20 (1885; Perkins Book Co.; Heroes of History Series) Red Quarter leather binding with gold gild. Gold gild to upper page edges. Deckled fore edges. Frontis (of Grant) and protective tissue. No DJ as issued. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Front bottom corner rounded to angle, exposes cardboard. Toning to page edges. Pages unmarked, some uncut. Binding tight with no separations. Several Black and white illustrations throughout. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Fair.


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    $9.96

    Thomas Jefferson: Fighter for Freedom and Human Rights by Daugherty, Sonia

    Frederick Ungar. Hardcover. B001P75G8S (1961; Ungar) Hardcover with Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. DJ in clear laminate cover by previous owner, no tears. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.


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    $15.53

    Mrs. Annie Besant: A Modern Prophet by Besterman, Theodore

    Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd.. Hardcover. B0006AMJV2 (1934; Kegan...) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with minor fraying. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. **Tracking on all US orders. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. International customers will be reimbursed a portion of unused shipping charges.*** . Good.


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