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Disraeli

By: Robert Blake

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, ST. Martins: 1967

Edition: First AMERICAN EDITION

Seller ID: 100000274

Condition: Fine


fine/g a very nice hardcover and jacket. View more info

The Bourne Identity

By: Robert Ludlum

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Marek: 1980

Seller ID: 100000321

Condition: Fine


near fine/vg. only a name/date inside- a nice bright clean attractive hardcover with very good jacket. View more info

The Burlesque Napoleon (1ST EDITION WITH SIGNED NAPOLEON LETTER)!

By: Sergeant, Philip

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: T. WERNER LAURIE: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000072

Condition: Very Good


very good/- ,383 pages, Story of Jerome Bonaparte,6 illustration including frontis,not x-library,NO PLATES, MARKS,ONLY STATEMENT OF HAND WRITTEN LETTER FRON JEROME BONAPARTE ON TIPPED IN POCKET HOLDER FOR THE LETTER ITSELF, gilt top pages,deckled page edges, red clothe, gilt lettering. Includes extremely rare letter from Jerome Bonaparte(then Governor) and signed by him that is laid in AND CAREFULLY TRANSLATED TO ENGLISH IN SEPERATE SHEET ..A one of a kind! View more info

The Killer Angels

By: Shaara

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Mckay: 1974

Seller ID: 5000021

Condition: Very Good


1974 second printing of the first edition in very good clean tigh hardcover and unclipped jacket with 8.95 price. The original 1974 book at a great price! View more info

HOPES AND DREAMS THE STORY OF BARACK OBAMA

By: Steve Dougherty

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, BLACK DOG AND LEVENTHAL: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000254

Condition: Fine


F/F - first edition hardcover-PROTECTED IN MYLAR COVER A PIECE OF HISTORY! View more info

Mission Escape

By: Sydney Smith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, DAVID MCKAY: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000245

Condition: Fine


stated first american edition in superb fine clean hardcover and jacket 236 pages book looks new View more info

A Gallery of Women (2 volumes)

By: Theodore Dreiser

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Horace Liveright: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000375

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED FIRST EDITION TWO VOLUMES NUMBERED 512 AND AUTHOR'S SIGNATURE OVER NUMBERED PAGE. IN VERY GOOD CLEAN TIGHT HARDCOVERS AND OFFERED AT A GREAT PRICE! View more info

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Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant 2 Volumes first edition 1885

By: U.s. Grant

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Webster: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000334

Condition: Very Good


1885 Volume I & Volume II two volume first printing set in original first issue set. . First volume is original calf skin with blue and red labels on spine. Near fine clean interrior and text. Marbled endpapers with Grant's dedication and signature on prelim.This would light up any Civil war book shelf! Published by Charles L. Webster & Company 1885 & 1886 Vol I 584 pages, Vol II: 647 pages 8vo, with gilt lettering & emblem on spine, flocked end papers, Fold-out letter ... View more info

Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant

By: U.s. Grant

Price: $600.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Webster: 1885

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000433

Condition: Very Good


Near fine clean bright condition 130 year old books.PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S.GRANT. New York: Charles L. Webster and Co., Very Good Originals! 1885, 1886) 2 volumes. First printing edition of both volumes in original beautiful bindings with leather gilt trimmed . With 49 maps and illustrations, including two steel-engraved frontis portraits and two etched views, all with tissue-guards. Fine clean interrior. Also with the dedication from Grant in holograph facsimile.An unu... View more info

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AN ESSAY ON CRIME AND PUNISHMENT (1778!) VOLTAIRE

By: VOLTAIRE

Price: $300.00

Publisher: edinburgh london, w. gordon and w. creech: 1778

Edition: first

Seller ID: 540923212

Condition: good+


fabulous original leather bound 1778 hardcover from Voltaire(translated from Italian with commentary) on his theorems on crimes and punishment from 1778! In brown calves skin leather in good condition for age . Five raised bands on spine with red title label and gilt ruled along all five bands. Very rare 1778 original printing! View more info

An Essay on Crimes and Punishments

By: Voltaire

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. Gordon and W. Creech: 1778

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000295

Condition: Good


full calf leather binding,five raised bands, red label laid in compartment. A wonderful first of this fabulous work with light wear to case, staining to edges of endpapers only, missing front free endpaper,text block clean, binding tight. View more info

THE FORRESTAL DIARIES

By: Walter MILLIS

Price: $30.00

Publisher: VIKING: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000045

Condition: Fine


NEAR FINE /NEAR FINE-MARVELOUS COMPENDIUM IN VERY ATTRACTIVE HARDCOVER AND JACKET.NO MARKS ONLY NAME ON PRELIM View more info

Artic Passage

By: William Hunt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Scribners: 1975

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000222

Condition: Fine


stated first-fine/vg- a very bright clean attractive first printing in very good clean jacket unclipped! View more info

The First Battle, the Story of the Campaign of 1896

By: William J. Bryant

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Conkey: 1896

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000414

Condition: Very Good


very good/-, a very good clean 3/4 leahter 629 page hardcover with marbled page edges and raised bands tooled in compartment ofn spine. View more info

The Arms of Krupp 1587-1968

By: William Manchester

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1968

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 100000240

Condition: Fine


fine,vg. a superb clean bright hardcover and jacket with endpaper time line map of the krupp family. View more info

The Arms of Krupp

By: William Manchester

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 100000252

Condition: Fine


fine/fine. a very nice clean attractive hardcover STATED FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER 975 PAGES WITH TIME LINE OF KRUPP'S DYNASTY and VERY GOOD PLUS jacket,940 pages,endpaper time line. View more info

Arms of Krupp

By: William Manchester

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1968

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 100000273

Condition: Very Good


fine/vg a nice clean copy of this extroadinary 820 page work on the worlds greatest arms maker! View more info

The Works of William Shakespeare

By: William Shakespeare

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1937

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 1000000065

Condition: Fine


fine/vg-one 1260 pade volume complete with all the works! clean bright, attractive all in one volume! View more info