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According to the Flesh. A Biography of Mary Baker Eddy.

By: Springer, Fleta Campbell.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Coward-McCann: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5178

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good jacket, with protective Mylar Wrap


497 pp., portrait frontis; title page in red & black; 8vo; cloth with offset tanning to endpapers; in dust jacket with moderate soil, wear at edges. In addition to the frontis portrait of Mary Baker Eddy, there is a plate portrait of Phineas Parkhust Quimby facing p. 90. View more info

La Grande Mademoiselle.

By: Steegmuller, Francis.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1955

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 4761

Condition: Very Good condition in Fair jacket, with Mylar Wrap


8vo; cloth with minor tanning to endpapers; moderate foxing bottom and foredge; in price-clipped dust jacket with rubbing & wear at corners; 1.5 inch loss at foot of faded spine. A very presentable reading copy. View more info

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Angel in Top Hat.

By: Steele, Zulma.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: N.Y. & London, Harper & Bros.: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4928

Condition: Very good condition in Fair jacket, in protective mylar wrap


319 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; green cloth with light foxing top edge; moderate offset tanning to pastedowns and endpapers; foxing at the lower leading edge of frontis & title page. In price-clipped dust jacket with foxing at flap edge and flap interiors; browning tape reinforcement and repairs at inside & outside edges. Illustrated with period reproductions.This bizarre figure was a puzzle for half a century to his fellow wealthy New Yorkers and the whole Unite... View more info

The Wonderful Story of Joan of Arc. And the meaning of her life for Americans.

By: Stevens, C. M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Cupples & Leon: 1918

Seller ID: 3754

Condition: Near Fine condition


344 pp., frontis; 8vo; gilt stamped decorative green cloth; illustrated with 11 plate reproductions. Bookplate front endpaper. View more info

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The Silverado Squatters. With an Introduction by Oscar Lewis.

By: STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ashland, Lewis Osborne: 1972

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8823

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good jacket


No. 273 of 500 copies, designed and printed by Sherwood and Katherine Grover a their Grace Hoper Press. 115 pp.; 4to; beige buckram spine and blue paper over boards; spine lettered in blue; illustrated with line etchings by Kay Atwood from drawings after photographs of local scenes in the Napa Valley in the 1880's. In moderately toned and soiled, plain white paper jacket. View more info

The Yellow Earl. The Life of Hugh Lowther, 5th Earl of Lonsdale 1857-1944. With a preface by the present Earl.

By: Sutherland, Douglas.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Coward-McCann: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6620

Condition: Near Fine condition in Very Good jacket


8vo; blue cloth with light toning to endpapers; in blue jacket with rubbing to edges; chips and light creases top & bottom edges; foxing to the inside of jacket, new sealed in protective mylar. View more info

Faint the Trumpet Sounds. The Life and Trial of Major Reno.

By: Terrell, John Upton.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: David McKay: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4992

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


Inscribed by the author on half-title. 8vo; cloth, in price clipped dust jacket; black & white photographs and other reproductions. View more info

Count Rumford of Massachusetts.

By: Thompson, James Alden.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: On Murray Hill, N. Y., Farrar & Rinehart: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4987

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good jacket, with protective Mylar Wrap


Inscribed by the author on front endpaper. 275 pp., port. frontis; cloth with light fading top edge and soil to top edge of text block; in moderately soiled brown & yellow jacket with wear at edges; 9 plates containing black & white photographs and other reproductions. View more info

Diary of a Physician In California. Being the Results of Actual Experience Including Notes of the Journey by Land and Water, and, Observations on the Climate, Soil, Resources of the Country, Etc.

By: TYSON, JAMES L., M. D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oakland, Biobooks: 1955

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8896

Condition: Near Fine condition


"First California Edition - 500 copies printed"; 124 pp., index; 8vo; brick red cloth lettered in gilt which is dulled. Two spots of moderate tanning front hinge. No. 42 in the California Relations series. View more info

Image for [Two Titles] The Gentleman's Daughter: Women's Lives in Georgian England (together with) Aristocrats: Caroline, Emily, Louisa and Sarah Lennox, 1740-1832.

[Two Titles] The Gentleman's Daughter: Women's Lives in Georgian England (together with) Aristocrats: Caroline, Emily, Louisa and Sarah Lennox, 1740-1832.

By: VICKERY, AMANDA; STELLA TILLYARD.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2006;2007

Seller ID: 8731

Condition: As New


xxiii, 462 pages, [16] pages of plates; illustrations, map. Aristocrats: xvi, 425 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), genealogical tables 8vo; cloth in slipcases, both in original publisher's shrinkwrap. View more info

Image for Truth, Justice, & The American Way. The Life and Times of Noel Neill, The Original Lois Lane. (Signed by Ward and Neill).

Truth, Justice, & The American Way. The Life and Times of Noel Neill, The Original Lois Lane. (Signed by Ward and Neill).

By: WARD, LARRY THOMAS.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Canon City, Co., Nicholas Lawrence Books: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8492

ISBN: 0972946667

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


Collector's Edition, signed on front endpaper in red pen by Neill, "Lois Lane", and in blue pen by Ward. 328 pp.; folio; color illustrated, laminated paper over boards in matching dust jacket. Copiously illustrated with over 500 black & white and many color photographs "many rare and previously unpubished" from the personal collection of Miss Noel Neill. View more info

Pierre Laval and the Eclipse of France, 1931-1945.

By: Warner, Geoffrey.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 4568

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


8vo; cloth in dust jacket; black & white photos throughout. View more info

Pierre Laval and the Eclipse of France, 1931-1945.

By: Warner, Geoffrey.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 5409

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


8vo; cloth in dust jacket; black & white photos throughout. View more info

Wallenstein. Soldier under Saturn.

By: Watson, Francis.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton-Century Co.: 1938

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 5391

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good jacket


439 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; blue cloth; illustrated with black & white photographs and other reproductions. Moderate foxing to bottom edge. In dust jacket with rubbing at edges, but nicely perserved under mylar wrap. View more info

The Impecunious Amateur Looks Back. The Autobiography of a Bookman.

By: West, Herbert Faulkner.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire, Westholm Publications: 1966

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2850

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


233 pp., frontis; 8vo; red cloth, spine stamped in gilt; in black dust jacket. No. 452 of 500 copies, this copy inscribed on dedication page. View more info

The Impecunious Amateur Looks Back. The Autobiography of a Bookman.

By: West, Herbert Faulkner.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire, Westholm Publications: 1966

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 4910

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


233 pp., frontis; 8vo; red cloth, spine stamped in gilt; in black dust jacket. No. 455 of 500 copies, this copy inscribed on dedication page.With T.l.s on letterhead of the Old Settler Book Shop, dated 1966, to a Mrs. Nef, regarding Faulkner's book sent on approval against credit, and about what appears to have been the dispersal of a well known academic collection. View more info

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Herndon's Informants, Letters, Interviews, and Statements about Abraham Lincoln.

By: WILSON, DOUGLAS L., AND RODNEY O. DAVIS, EDITORS.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Urbana and Chicago, University of Illinois Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8775

ISBN: 0252023285

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


827 pp.; 8vo; cloth in gold jacket. View more info

Image for Fairfax : a life of Thomas, Lord Fairfax, Captain-General of all the Parliament's forces in the Engl. Civil War, Creator & Commander of the New Model Army.

Fairfax : a life of Thomas, Lord Fairfax, Captain-General of all the Parliament's forces in the Engl. Civil War, Creator & Commander of the New Model Army.

By: WILSON, JOHN.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Franklin Watts: 1985

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 8720

ISBN: 0531097099

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


215 pp. 8vo; cloth in dust jacket; plate illustrations; maps. View more info

Mobius Stripper.

By: Witt, Bana.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Manic D Press: 1992

Seller ID: 8056

ISBN: 0916397238

Condition: Fine condition


93 pp; 8vo; purple wrappers with cover art by Victor Moscoso.First chapter "Hot Nazis" finds the author excited about doing porn with the Mitchell Brothers who she described as "fine boned, relatively small men." And away we go in a "destructo-derby life." View more info

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The City That Grew.

By: WORKMAN, BOYLE, AS TOLD TO CAROLINE WALKER.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Southland Publishing Co.: 1936

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 8856

Condition: Very Good condition


Inserted title page on coated stock: "This Copy of The Deluxe Edition was Prepared for Henry J. Bauer." 430 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; half tan fabrikoid lettered in brown and coarse brown cloth lettered in gilt. Fabrikoid spine appears to be age toned. Illustrated with a series of original pen drawings by Harriet Morton Holmes; with additional drawings by Orpha Klinker Carpenter, and drawings from old photographs by Daniel S. MacManus. View more info