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"We" The Famous Flier's Own Story Of His Life and His Transatlantic Flight, Together with His Views On The Future of Aviation

By: Lindbergh, Charles A.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Knickerbocker Press/G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1923


318 pages, Illustrated with numerous b&w photgraphs. Former owner's name on ffep is the only marking. bound in blue cloth with gold decoration and lettering on front and spine. Jacket is worn at extremities with a 1" chip at the top front corner. View more info

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1000 Peacewomen Across the Globe

By: 1000 Women for the Nobel Peace Prize 2005

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Scalo Publishers, 2006


1000 women profiled, each with a page of text and a b&w photo, indexed by keyword. 5" x 7 3/4", black ribbon marker. View more info

A Lone Woman in Africa; Six Years on the Kroo Coast

By: McAllister, Agnes

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Hunt & Eaton, 1896


295 pages, illustrated with 10 B&w photogtaphs. Two former owner's names on endpapers, otherwise unmarked.. A crack at the first signature, however the binding is firm. Pages are clear, 2 soiled spots on the ttitle page. Bound in green cloth with picture in darker green and gold lettering on the front and spine. Wear at spine ends. An account of a missionary trip to Africa in the late 1800's. View more info

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A Private History of Awe

By: Sanders, Scott Russell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, North Point Press, 2006


In many ways, this is the story of a generation's passage through the 1960s--from innocence to experience, from euphoria to disillusionment. The author chronicles his sense of awe which he finds in ordinary life. View more info

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A Way of Hope, An Autobiography

By: Lech Walesa

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co, 1987

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed


Stated First Edition, signed by Lech Walesa inside the front cover. 325 pages, indexed, b&w photographs. burgundy cloth boards with silver lettering on the spine. Not price-clipped, front flap has small crease at top near the price. Walesa received the 183 Nobel Peace Prize and served as president of Poland from 1990-1995. View more info

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Adventures of General Marbot by Himself

By: Thomason Jr., John W. (editor and illustrator)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935

Edition: First printing


First Scribner edition with capital A on copyright page. 499 pages, b&w illustrations, unmarked and firmly bound. Bright yellow endpapers, bound in black cloth with gold lettering on the front and spine. A French soldier's life during the Napoleonic wars. View more info

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An Accidental Sportswriter

By: Lipsyte, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Ecco, 2011

Edition: First printing


Signed by Rober Lipsyte. The NYT lead sports columnist mines his long career to write a book that is more about relationships and culture than the athletes and teams he has covered. View more info

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Andrew Jackson, The Border Captain; Andrew Jackson, Portrait of a President - 2 volumes

By: James, Marquis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill,


Copyright dates 1933 and 1940, no additional printing information. Each volume crisp and clean with b&w frontis and other b&w plates. former owners bookplate inside the cover of the 2nd volume is the only marking. Endpapers of 'Border Captain' have map of Tennessee. Endpapers of 'Portrait of a President'' have map of the United States during the Jackson Era. Bound in brick-color cloth, with gold lettering on the spines and a facsimile signature in gold on the front.... View more info

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Asya's Laws Lessons in Love Lost and Found

By: Raines, Asya; Fleetham, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI, Right Brain Books, LLC, 2006

Edition: First printing


Takes readers on a Latvian woman's courageous journey from her young adulthood in an impoverished and oppressive homeland to the promise of a new life and lasting love half a world away in America. Family, friends, loves, country, and culture shape her laws about love as she transforms from a young woman to an adult, wife, and mother. View more info

Autumns in Skye Ross and Sutherland

By: Barnett, T. Ratcliffe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Robert Grant & son, 1930


187 pages plus ads, illustrated with 16 b&w photographs. Gift inscription on the half-title page is the only marking. Maps on endpapers. Bound in blue cloth with gold lettering on the front and spine. spine lettering is faded. The front and back of the dust jacket have been neatly clipped and tucked inside the book. View more info

Being a Rockefeller, Becoming Myself: A Memoir Plume

By: Rockefeller, Eileen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Rider Press, 2013

Edition: First printing


Signed by Eileen Rockefeller. A new copy with a remainder mark on the bottom edge. A pioneering philanthropist and daughter of American royalty reveals what it was like to grow up in one of the world's most famous families. View more info

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Beyond Tallulah How Sam Wyly Became Americas's Boldest Big-Time Entrepreneur

By: Hamilton, Dennis

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Melcher Media, 2011

Edition: First printing


335 pages, indexed, illustrated in color and b&w View more info

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Beyond the Pews Breaking with Tradition and Letting Go of Religious Lockdown

By: Backman, Jillian Maas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Lake Street Press, 2011


Drawing on her life experience, Backman offers valuable ways for readers to connect with their spiritual intuition. Interactive sections offer soul lessons to help readers understand their own faith experiences and develop their natural intuitive talents. View more info

Bob HaymanThis Business of Books: A Long-time Ohio Bookseller Talks About the Book Business

By: Hayman, Bob; with Antonucci, Ron, Preece, Roy (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Northern Ohio Bibliophilic Society, 2003


34 pages View more info

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Book Shopper A Life in Review

By: Browne, Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Paul Dry Books Inc, 2009

Edition: First edition


215 pp. A spirited and witty guide to the workd of disheveled used bookshops. It will make youlaugh as it helps you find your way to tiltes and authors you'll really want to read. View more info