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LETTRES DE MADAME DE SEVIGNE AVEC LES NOTES DE TOUS LES COMMENTATEURS. COMPLETE IN 6 VOLUMES

By: N/A

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Firmin-Didot: 1122

Seller ID: 71592


Half leather binding. Complete in 6 volumes. Text in French, top edge gilt. Light edgewear, corners bumped, exlibris front pastedown, sunned & rubbed spine, corners bumped, else interior & texts wonderfully clean tight and unmarked, a great set.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FLORIDA LIFE OF THOMAS EDISON

By: Albion, Ms. Michele Wehrwein

Price: $14.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Seller ID: 305001


240 pp; Upper front cover slightly bumped. Purchased from the publisher, no names, pages unmarked. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

UNDAUNTED COURAGE: MERIWETHER LEWIS, THOMAS JEFFERSON, AND THE OPENING OF THE AMERICAN WEST

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 75756


511 pp; First edition. Previous owner's name on front endpage, otherwise like new. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Jack Hobbs: Profile of the Master

By: Arlott, John

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, J. Murray: 1981

Seller ID: 71311


Excellent copy, with very minimal shelf wear including a very short (less than a cm) tear on lower rear edge of DJ, else pages clean, binding tight, a very good copy. 144pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Indian Fighter: The Story Of Nelson A. Miles

By: Bailey, Ralph Edgar

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1965

Seller ID: 66537


Ex-lib with usual marks and stamps, boards with light wear and soil, contents clean, sound. 224 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CORA WILSON STEWART AND KENTUCKY'S MOONLIGHT SCHOOLS: FIGHTING FOR LITERACY IN AMERICA

By: Baldwin, Yvonne Honeycutt

Price: $22.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 303981


248 pp; An excellent book, new, purchased directly from the publisher. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

STORMY EMOTIONS (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Ber, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Michael Ber: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 91390


311 pp; Author signed presentation to illustrator Salvador Villagran on title page. Rear wrap is creased at lower corner, minor shelf and reading wear, else a very good copy, binding is tight, text and pages are clean. ; Signed by Author View more info

LOUIS ARMSTRONG

By: Bergreen, Laurence

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Broadway: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 79753


564 pp; Minor edge wear on DJ spine. Fore edge is slightly foxed, some underlining and margin notes; otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SCHOLAR'S CONSCIENCE: SELECTED WRITINGS OF J. SAUNDERS REDDING, 1942-1977

By: Berry, Faith (editor)

Price: $6.85

Publisher: Lexington, Ky, U. S. A., University Press of Kentucky: 1992

Seller ID: 29184


Wraps show a little edgewear, else an excellent copy, binding tight, pages clean and bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PROFILE OF A PRODIGY: THE LIFE AND GAMES OF BOBBY FISCHER

By: Brady, Frank

Price: $7.50

Publisher: David McKay Co.: 1972

Seller ID: 78469


250 pp; Wraps are toned, spine is creased and slightly edge worn, previous owner's blindstamp on half-title page. Binding is tight, contents are clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WORK SHALL PRAISE THE MASTER: A MEMORIAL TO JOEL T. HART, THE KENTUCKY SCULPTOR FROM THE WOMEN OF THE BLUE GRASS

By: Breckenridge, Issa Desha and Desha, Mary

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Press of Robert Clarke & Co.: 1884

Seller ID: 76350


80 pp; Outer hinges and backstrip are cracked but have been repaired. Spine and corners are edge worn, boards are scuffed. Inner hinges are weak but binding is still secure. Some toning. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $7.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 72449


445 pp; Very light shelf wear, else a very attractive copy, like new. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $6.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 82318


445 pp; Very light shelf wear, front wrap is missing a tiny chip near the top corner else a very attractive copy, like new. Binding tight, pages clean & bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 82319


445 pp; Very light shelf wear, lamanite on spine is raised [publisher defect] else a very attractive copy. Minor sun fading along lower edge of rear wrap. Else an attractive copy, binding tight, pages clean & bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LIFE AND TIMES OF HENRY LORD BROUGHAM, VOLS. I AND II

By: Brougham, Henry Lord

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1871

Seller ID: 93214


Volumes one and two only. Ex-library with usual marks, general edge wear and slightly weak bindings on both volumes but still secure, no cracks. Volume two is cocked. View more info

Jackson's Way: Andrew Jackson and the People of the Western Waters

By: Buchanan, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 86259


434 pp; This is a great book with only previous owner's name on ffep. Book is like new with tight binding & crisp, clean pages and text. Dust jacket remains crisp & clean and is protected in a clear Brodart cover. Includes BW reproductions throughout, bibliography, notes and index. Buchannan details the three decades long bloody campaign that Jackson waged to help the gritty American pioneers take on the powerful tribes in the Old Southwest. ; Always Delivery Confirmatio... View more info

AMERICAN PORTRAIT GALLERY WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF PRESIDENTS, STATESMEN, MILITARY AND NAVAL HEROES, CLERGYMEN, AUTHORS, POETS, ETC. ETC.

By: Buttre, Lillian C.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: J. C. Buttre: 1886

Seller ID: 92328


186 pp; Steel plate engravings. Some scuffing and edge wear on boards and spine, otherwise a clean, tight, attractive copy. View more info

VERCO STORY : HOPES WE LIVE BY

By: Caldicott, Arnold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Halstead Press: 1970

Seller ID: 69535


Excellent shape. Minimal shelf wear on covers and DJ. Prev owner's name on ffep, but otherwise pages clean, binding tight. 231pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ROBERT PENN WARREN, THE DARK AND BLOODY GROUND

By: Casper, Leonard

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1960

Seller ID: 13048


212 pp; Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down and inked name on ffep, ca. 30 pages have underlined text and/or margin marks, board corners are beginning to mildly fray, ep's faintly toned, DJ is slightly chipped and edgeworn with darkening to the spine, else a good copy, sound binding. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ROGER DE MAUNI: THE FRANCO PRUSSIAN WAR

By: Clarke, David (Ed. )

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Archon Books: 1970

Seller ID: 86122


151 pp; Book is clean and tight. DJ is price clipped, toned and edge worn with a few short closed tears. DJ protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info