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Lords Of The Scaffold. A History of the Executioner

By: Abbott, Geoffrey

Price: $17.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24556

ISBN: 0312065590

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A crisp clean tighty copy showing light shelf and edge wear only. White jacket is slightly yellowing and has slightly more shelf and edge wear. View more info

Eng. Antonio de Almeida. A Biographical Sketch.

By: Aguiar-Branco, Fernando

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Fundacao Eng. Antonio De Almeida: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13113

ISBN: 9728386427

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A crisp, clean, tight, stiff card covered copy with a partial crease down center of front cover and several imprints - iunmarked and a very nice copy otherwise!!! View more info

Fault Line (American Lives Series)

By: Alberts, Laurie

Price: $17.89

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9256

ISBN: 0803210655

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


A crisp clean copy signed by author on title page. Dj shows slight edge wear and has one small closed tear at foot of spine - all over protected in an acid free mylar cover.; 0.81 x 9.12 x 5.74 Inches; 175 pages; Signed by Author View more info

D'eon De Beaumont His Life and Times 1728-1810 Compiled Chiefly from Unpublished Papers and Letters by Octave Homberg and Fernand Jousselin and Now Translated into Engish by Alfred Rieu

By: Badger, Richard G.

Price: $30.95

Publisher: The Gorham Press: N.D.

Seller ID: 5473

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Ex-University Library, poskets, labels removed from inside front enpapers, pressed stamp on title page. Red cloth JC shows and and bottom edgwear to board and spine. Spine soiled, boards bright, corners bumped. Extensive Foxing and gilt titles worn View more info

The Lost German Slave Girl. The extraordinary true story of Sally Miller and her fight for freedom in Old New Orleans

By: Bailey, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23655

ISBN: 0871139219

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A clean tight copy, showing light shelf and edge wear only. View more info

Who On Earth Is Tom Baker?

By: Baker, Tom

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 1997

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 21395

ISBN: 0002558343

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A crisp clean "flatsigned" and dated (on title page, 1997) copy in mylar protecteve jacket cover. Pages edges only are toned. View more info

The Log Of The Skipper's Wife

By: Balana, James W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Down East Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23585

ISBN: 089272062x

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


A crisp clean tight copy showing light shelf wear. View more info

The Glitter And The Gold

By: Balsan, Consuelo Vanderbilt

Price: $5.00

Publisher: George Mann: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25625

ISBN: 0704100029

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


(S/C w pon on single page) Previous Owner's name and information on title/endpaper page. A crisp, clean, tightly bound soft cover copy presenting light shelf wear and indications of being gently read. View more info

Florence Nightingale and the Nursing Legacy: SECOND EDITION

By: Baly, Monica

Price: $19.95

Seller ID: 4722

ISBN: 1861560443

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


BRIGHT, TIGHT COPY! As new. Published 1997, Whurr Pub., London. View more info

Jefferson at Monticello

By: Bear, James Adam

Price: $5.95

Publisher: University of Virginia Press: 1967

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 8601

ISBN: 0813900220

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Crisp, clean and tight with only a trace of shelf wear. ; 0.49 x 8.54 x 5.42 Inches; 144 pages View more info

Letters of Captain George Hamiliton Perkins, U.S.N., Edited And Arranged. Also A Sketch Of His Life.

By: Belknap, Commodore George E.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Rumford Press: 1901

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9706

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Green bevelled boards with gilt spinal titles. Gentle edge and corner wear to cloth, at extremities. PON and notation inside front cover. Stated Second Edition. Pages evenly tanned, hinges full intact but show use - no splits, cracks or other detrimental wear. A very nice early copy of this uncommon biography of this Famous New Hampshire Naval Officer honoured with a Bronze Statue at the Statehouse in Concord, N.H. View more info

Yankee Stargazer. The Life of Nathaniel Bowditch

By: Berry, Robert Elton

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25461

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Blue buckram over board, tanned pages but a nice tight copy. Jacket shows edge an orner wear, rubbing. View more info

Collected Writings 1881-1882, Volume III (only)

By: Blavatsky, H.P

Price: $24.95

Publisher: The Theosophical Publishing House: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18768

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Bound in blue leatherette covered boards, this copy is clean and tight in a tanning dust jacket which shows chips, edge and corner wear and rubbing/staining, but is 95% complete. View more info

Pen of Fire. John Moncure Daniel

By: Bridges, Peter

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Kent State University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12785

ISBN: 0873387368

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A clean tight copy with Autographed sticker on front cover of DJ. Overall showing light shelf wear, this copy is protected in an acid free mylar cover. View more info

Edward Stanly: Whiggery's Tarheel "Conqueror" (Southern Historical Publications No. 18)

By: Brown, Norman D.

Price: $17.79

Publisher: University of Alabama Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10306

ISBN: 0817352627

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Green cloth boards, shows light shelf wear, trace of foxing to page tops. DJ shows edge and corner wear, rubbing and a few chips and small tears. Clean adn tight within, UNMARKED and UNREAD. ; 365 pages View more info

Edward Stanly: Whiggery's Tarheel "Conqueror" (Southern Historical Publications No. 18)

By: Brown, Norman D.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: University of Alabama Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12130

ISBN: 0817352627

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Green cloth boards, shows light shelf wear, trace of foxing to page tops. DJ shows edge and corner wear, rubbing and a few chips and small tears as well as a coffee fop or two. Clean and tight within, UNMARKED and UNREAD otherwise and covered in an acid free mylar cover.; 365 pages View more info

CHURCHILL YEARS 1874-1965

By: Butler, Lord

Price: $21.95

Seller ID: 1450

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Viking Press, 1965. A very good reading / research copy- the book is in excellent shape, except for gift inscription on first page. DJ is worn and rumpled. Historical Biography View more info

Their Last Suppers. Legends of History and Their Final Meals

By: Caldwell, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24757

ISBN: 0740797832

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A clean tight copy showing lightly modest shelf and edge wear. View more info

The Sherwood Anderson Diaries 1936-1941

By: Campbell, Hilbert H. editor

Price: $8.95

Publisher: University of Georgia Press: 1987

Seller ID: 6344

ISBN: 0820309087

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light edgwear and binding cocked - but otherwise no other wear noticeable! View more info

An Unlikely Prince. The Life and Times of Machiavelli

By: Capponi, Niccolo

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24319

ISBN: 030681756X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A clean tight copy showing light shelf and edge wear only View more info