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Category: Biography


Viewing items 31 - 40 of 48...
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 Autobiographies of Noah Webster: From the Letters and Essays, Memoir and Diary
 by Richard M. Rollins
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 9780872495746
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: very good +
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1989
About As New in all respects. First printing, no others noted. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protec... 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 and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an Autobiographical Chapter
 by Charles Darwin
Price: US $20.00
ISBN #: B002480XI0
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket, as issued
Edition: First edition thus
Pub Date: 1959
spines sunned, legible, clean and unmarked; in slip case which is in good condition. Edited by Francis Darwin; in 2 volumes. Most items ship with free... Details
The Mendelssohn Family (1729-1847) From Letters and Journals. vols. 1 & 2
 by Sebastian Hensel
Price: US $45.00
ISBN #: B001OO7WFM
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good-
Edition: Second revised
Pub Date: 1881
Two volumes. Wear to tips, corners and edges of books, previous owner's name to front endpaper of vol. 1. A biography of one of the most remarkab... Details
The Muses' Darling: The Life of Christopher Marlowe
 by Charles Norman
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: B0007DLE96
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1946
wear to tips, corners, and edges of book, spine illegible, previous owner's name and date; no jacket. First printing. Most items ship with free d... 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 $50.00
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
Theodore Roosevelt's Diaries of Boyhood and Youth
 by Theodore Roosevelt
Price: US $75.00
ISBN #: B00GS8W6MI
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1928
A few spots of rubbing to the front cover else Near Fine. No jacket. Clean and Unmarked. Deckled edges, olive and gilt cloth. First printing same date... Details
Through the Shadows with O. Henry
 by Jennings, Al
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: VG
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1921
page 183 top corner creased, stain to top of page 142. A memoir by an Oklahoma outlaw and friend, in and out of prison, of Bill Porter (O. Henry). S... Details
Titania: The Biography of Isak Dinesen
 by Parmenia Migel
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: B0007DKETW
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1967
wear to tips, corners and edges of book and mores so to priced jacket which is rubbed, creased with tears and chips, top edge stain bleeding slightly.... Details
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