Books Maps Prints More

Quick Search

Author
Title
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Biography, Autobiog. & Memoirs

Books:Biography, Autobiog. & Memoirs

Click on Title to view full description

 
21 Barber, Red SHOW ME THE WAY TO GO HOME
Philadelphia The Westminster Press 1971 0664209017 / 9780664209018 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is very bright, tight, and clean with no marks or writing other than a hint of a pencil price erasure. The dust jacket is uncliped, bright, crisp, and clean with a hint of edge wear and some rubbing on the rear panel. ; 8vo; 192 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
22 Behan, Brendan Confessions of an Irish Rebel
New York, NY Bernard Geis Associates 1965 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Printing hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book covers sparkle in white cloth covers, however the spine shows dots of discoloring which appear to be coming from a chemical reaction of the glue used in the binding. The covers are spotless. The end papers and pages are very clean and there are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped, but there is light, overall wear to the very top and bottom edge of the jacket and the gloss of the paper is rubbed (dulled) in places. The jacket is now protected from further wear by a see-through, removable mylar jacket cover. ; 8vo; 245 pages  
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
BRAM STOKER A Biography of the Author of Dracula , Belford, Barbara
23 Belford, Barbara BRAM STOKER A Biography of the Author of Dracula
New York Alfred A Knopf 1996 0679418326 / 9780679418320 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Fine book in fine unclipped dust jacket. Possibly unread. Tight, bright, clean. ; 8vo  
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
24 Berlitz, Charles ATLANTIS The Eighth Continent
New York, NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1984 0399128921 / 9780399128929 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with a very light touch of corner wear. There was a crease on the inside flap. Faint. The book has been well cared for. Illustrated with black and white drawings, maps, and some photographs. ; 8vo; 223 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
25 Berrigan, Daniel AMERICA IS HARD TO FIND Notes from the Underground and Letters from Danbury Prison
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1972 0385003277 / 9780385003278 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, clean covers and interior, and has no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped, crisp, quite clean, with a faint hint of wear on the top edge. ; 8vo; 191 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
26 Blythe, Le Gette WILLIAM HENRY BELK Merchant of the South
Chapel Hill, NC The University Of North Carolina Press 1958 Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book appears to be unread. The binding is tight, corners straight, covers and pages are very clean, and there are no marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with a touch of edge wear. ; 8vo; 271 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
27 Bond, Tommy "butch" Withron Genini DARN RIGHT IT'S BUTCH Memories of Our Gang the Little Rascals
Wayne, PA Morgin Press 1994 0963097652 / 9780963097651 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket with First Edition stated, but with number line 2 through 10. The books appears to be new - fine book and fine dust jacket. TIght, bright, very clean with no marks or writing. Crisp, clean, and unclipped jacket. Well cared for.; 8vo; 192 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
28 Boulle, Pierre MY OWN RIVER KWAI
New York, NY The Vanguard Press, Inc. 1967 First American Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is the First American Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book looks new, except for a slight curve inward to the bottom of the spine - typical when kept on the shelf. Ver clean, crisp, with a nice like new spine and covers. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. The jacket is unclipped, the original price is visible. There is a light touch of wear at the spine top and bottom. The end papers have a line drawing of a map of Southeast Asia on a green background. This is the story of the author's life as a spy during WWII. The author wrote The Bridge Over the River Kwai and Planet of the Apes among other books..This book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 214 pages  
Price: 32.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
29 Brandys, Kazimierz A WARSAW DIARY 1978 - 1981
New York, NY Random House 1983 0394528565 / 9780394528564 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a First American Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. There is a hint of a corner bump. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with a light touch of wear at some corners. The book has been well cared for. It may not have been read. The book was denounced as a subversive document when martial law was declared on Poland. ; 8vo; 260 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
30 Brauer, David NELLIE STONE JOHNSON
Saint Paul, MN Ruminator Books 2000 1886913358 / 9781886913356 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
SIGNED INSCRIBED by Johnson. Fine tight, bright, clean hardback book in equally fine bright and clean dust jacket. Inscribed to former owner of book by Johnson on half title page. A resident of Minnesota who fought for equal opportunities in education, the work force, and health care. She was the first black woman appointed to office in Minneaolis after starting her work fighting for equal pay in the 1930s. ; 8vo; Signed by Author  
Price: 33.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
31 Bridge, Antony SULEIMAN THE MAGNIFICENT Scourge of Heaven
New York, NY Franklin Watts 1983 531098974 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding and is very clean. There are no marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with a touch of rubbing. Photo illustrated . ; 8vo  
Price: 19.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
32 Broad, Lewis WINSTON CHURCHILL The Years of Achievement
London Sidgwick & Jackson 1964 Hardcover 
This is the British dition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding and is in a bright, clean red cloth cover. The condition would be near fine except for an embossed former owner blind stamp in the front end paper. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket in unclipped and has moderate to light edge wear. Illustrated in drawings throughout. There is a fine photograph frontispiece of Churchill. ; 8vo  
Price: 37.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
PILGRIMAGE OF HENRY JAMES, THE , Brooks, Van Wyck
33 Brooks, Van Wyck PILGRIMAGE OF HENRY JAMES, THE
New York E. P. Dutton 1925 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Beautiful tan tooled leather binding. Marbled end pages. Light shelf wear at top and bottom edges, and at edges of spine, else near fine. Top edge gilt. Internally tight and clean, perhaps unread. ; 8vo; 170 pages  
Price: 55.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
34 Brovst, Bjarne Nielsen SVEN HAVSTEEN-MIKKELSEN Kunsten, Kampen Og Friheden 1934 - 1945
Herning Poul Kristensens Forlag 2000 8778511135 / 9788778511133 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a handsome hardcover book with a dust jacket. The covers are a rich blue cloth with a tight binding. Clean. A touch of wear at one corner. The interior is crisp and very clean - on quality paper. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is an orange-red quality art paper. It is equally crisp and clean and without wear. The book is profusely illustrated in black and white. The cover includes this sub-sub title: En biorafisk fortaelling af Bjarne Nielsen Brovst. The book is large and heavy. Tall and oblong - over one inch thick. May cost extra if shipped by air internationally. ; 4to; 189 pages  
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
35 Buckley, Gail Lumet THE HORNES An American Family
New York New American Library 1987 0452259592 / 9780452259591 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Very good plus softcover book - First Plume Printing. Tight, clean, crisp except for a bottom corner curl with a bump to the paper edge. The story of Lena Horne and her family. Photo illustrated. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
36 Burroughs, William S. and Brion Gysin, Throbbing Gristle RE/SEARCH A Special Book Issue
San Francisco Re/Search Publications 1982 Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This softcover book is bright, clean, and crisp except a light corner crease on the back and light rubbing to the glossy red and black cover. By and about Burroughs, Gysin, Throbbing Gristle. Photo illustrated throughout. 94+ pages. ; 4to  
Price: 24.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
37 Buyukmihci, Hope Sawyer with Hans Fantel UNEXPECTED TREASURE
New York, NY M. Evans & Company 1968 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Pimlott, John 
This is a frst edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is clean in a tight binding without any marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is quite crisp and clean with two short closed tears on the rear panel and a touch of wear on the spine. ; 8vo; 190 pages  
Price: 14.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
38 Cappon, Alexander P. ABOUT WORDSWORTH AND WHITEHEAD A Prelude to Philosophy
New York, NY Philosophical Library 1982 0802223869 / 9780802223869 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding and is bright and clean. There is Ia bare hint of some discoloring of the blue cloth book covers at some of the edges. Otherwise, the book looks new. The author signed the book on the front free end paper with an inscription, but without a name. The dust jacket is crisp and clean, however, there is some fading of color at the spine and some areas where the mustard color of the jacket as been rubbed. This book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 190 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 19.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
39 Cappon, Alexander P. ASPECTS OF WORDSWORTH AND WHITEHEAD Philosophy and Certain Continuing Life - Problems
New York Philosophical Library 1983 0802224121 / 9780802224125 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks ro writing. There is a touch of fading on the bottom edge of the covers. The dust jacket is quite crisp and clean. There is a faint tiuch of wear to corners and a little rubbing to gold foil ink used on the jacket.; 8vo; 190 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
40 Carl Larsson DAS HAUS IN THER SONNE
Taunus & Leipzig Karl Robert Langewische N.D. Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
This is a soft cover book with a dust jacket. It is a memorial to Larson who died in 1919. It is his story, illustrated with 16 reproduced paintings in color and numerous cartoons and drawings in black and white. The book has a little ripple at the bottom of the pages and a few pages show the edges of a damp stain. There is an old, small, tasteful bookstore label on the inside of the cover. The cover s are sharp and crips. The dust jacket for the soft covers has a chip at the bottom of the spine and some wear at the top of the spine. ; 8vo  
Price: 19.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
< PREV  1   2  3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to sales@booksmaps.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie