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Category: Biography


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Rebecca West: A Life
 by Victoria Glendinning
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 0394539354
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good-
Edition: First American edition
Pub Date: 1987
wear to tips, corners and edges of book and price-clipped jacket, rubbed with spot of staining to rear panel. First US edition stated no others noted.... Details
Robert Frost: The Later Years, 1938-63
 by Thompson, Lawrence & R. H. Winnick
Price: US $18.00
ISBN #: 0030178061
Binding: 
Book Condition: VG
Dust Jacket Condition: VG
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1977
shelf wear to the book and jacket, cello tape rmoval mark to endpaper. The third volume on in this Frost biography. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall... Details
The Constant Novelist: A Study of Margaret Kennedy, 1896-1967
 by Powell, Violet
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: 0434599514
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1983
lightest wear to the book and jacket, top edge dusty. We specialize in the works of and about Anthony Powell. Every effort is made to ship all books a... Details
The Girl from the Fiction Department: A Portrait of Sonia Orwell
 by Spurling, Hilary
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: 1582432430
Binding: 
Book Condition: VG
Dust Jacket Condition: NF
Edition: First U.S.
Pub Date: 2003
remainder marked; dj rear panel rubbed, else As New/As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Details
The Life of Charles Dickens in three volumes
 by John Forster
Price: US $100.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good -
Pub Date: 1873
Very light wear to tips, corners and edges of books, spines sunned, foxing to the preliminaries, remainder of the books are clean and unmarked. Three ... Details
The Pebbled Shore: The Memoirs of Elizabeth Longford
 by Elizabeth Longford
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: 0394537645
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First American edition
Pub Date: 1986
wear to tips, corners and edges of book and jacket, some soiling to edges, jacket rubbed. Memoirs of a member of the literary Pakenham family. Elizabe... Details
The Story of My Life or The Sunshine and Shadow of Seventy Years of Mary A. Livermore Teacher, Author, Wife, Mother, Army Nurse, Soldier's Friend, Lecturer, and Reformer
 by Mary A. Livermore
Price: US $40.00
ISBN #: B000855CXW
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket, as issued
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1897
lightest wear to book, spine sunned. Civil War era memoir. Broadfoot, 345. Mary Livermore, born Mary Ashton Rice, (1820 1905) was an American journa... Details
Through the Shadows with O. Henry
 by Jennings, Al
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: B0006AIVJQ
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1921
page 183 top corner creased, stain to top of page 142; no jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. First printing, no others noted. Th... Details
Treasure in the Dust: Enduring Gold and Silver's Century of Divorce
 by Becky Boudway
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 9780914330868
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1986
light wear to book and jacket, 5 cm closed tear and crease to front panel. Authors inscription to half title page dated 3-05. Map eps. Mining in Calif... Details
William Shakespeare
 by Victor Hugo
Price: US $18.00
ISBN #: B0008AI20W
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First American edition
Pub Date: 1887
Shelf wear to tips, corners and edges of book, covers rubbed, front hinge cracked but tight; titles just legibile. Clean and unmarked, top edge gilt. ... Details
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