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We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land

By: Jimmy Carter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Simon and Schuster: 2009

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000398

Condition: Fine


signed fine/fine, 228 pages,like new copy and jacket signed by Jimmy Carter on the title page. A treasure for years to come! View more info

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selected birds and quadrupeds of north america

By: John james Audubon

Price: $200.00

Publisher: ohio, kent: 1977

Edition: first printing

Seller ID: 23468944

Condition: fine


This is a fabulous two volume leather bound set of selected birds and quadrupeds of North America. In fine clean bright condition with gilt to bindings and all page edges; with, raised bands tooled in compartment and silk woven end papers this set is a beauty. Silken page holders allow quick reference to superb color lithographs throughout the over 600 pages of Audubon's creatures of nature. Each one is a work of art itself presented in a book to match! View more info

White House Witness 1942-1945

By: Jonathan Daniels

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Doubleday: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000231

Condition: Fine


fine/fine a splendid example 300 page hardover and jacket! View more info

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Catch-22

By: Joseph Heller

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NEW Jersey, Simon and Schuster: 1961

Seller ID: 100000411

Condition: Very Good


near fine clean bright tight square stated third printing of the first edition. for those who want a better than expected copy 50 year old book! A true piece of history! View more info

Knights of the Black Cross

By: Joseph V. Mizrahi

Price: $30.00

Publisher: California, Sentry Books: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 100000262

Condition: Fine


bright clean near fine hardcover with outstanding photos. The planes and the aces who flew them are totally fascinating. View more info

Rabble in Arms

By: Kenneth Roberts

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1947

Seller ID: 100000071

Condition: Fine


fine/vg-The story of our fight for independance from the British. Fine clean hardcover and very good jacket of Washington leading troops- 588 pages including endpaper maps of the theater of operations 1775-1776-1777. View more info

Fra Angelico

By: Langton Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1900

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000367

Condition: Very Good


very good clean attractive 1900 hardcover loaded with wonderful contemporary illustrations. View more info

The Long Winter

By: Laura Ingalls Wilder

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Harper: 1940

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000370

Condition: Very Good


Rare! stated first edition with correct letter code I-P for this publisher. Tan boards with brown and blue lettering on spine. Goodplus clean tight bright condition original first printing of this fabulous story with color frontis and decorated blue endpapers.Cover has light edge wear. All those great illustrations are present throught out the 325 pages of the book. Overall an attractive copy. This s a real rare find, especially in this condition,for any buyer and woul... View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: Lee,harper

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Seller ID: 100000457

Condition: Fine


Stated thirteenth printing with fourteenth printing jacket(only months after first printing) in near fine quality 296 page hardcover with very good unclipped jacket. Much less than first prining and almost exactly the same! View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: Lee,harper

Price: $800.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000023

Condition: Fine


J. B. Lippincott Company, 1960. stated 8th Impression of Lee's classic Pulitzer Prize winning novel. This is printed only months after the first printing! Book is in fine clean interrior condition(looks new) with tight binding,296 pages. Very good condition boards with no wear. Comes with seldom found fine clean original eighth printing jacket with mylar protected wrapper( clipped). Not a book club or other variant. This is a very exquisite condition early printing... View more info

The Fourth Corner

By: Lelah Jackson Edson

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, Cox Brothers: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000395

Condition: Fine


1951 SIGNED BY AUTHOR EDSON AND NUMBER 1777 HARDCOVER FIRST PRINTING IN FINE HARDCOVER WITH VERY GOOD JACKET. ENDPAPER MAPS OF BRTISH COLUMBIAN AND NORTH WASHINGTON STATE. A SPENDID SIGNED COPY. View more info

through the looking Glass and What Alice Found There

By: Lewis Carroll

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 925

Condition: Good


1911 original hardcover all Tenniel drawings-hard to fine in original case! red hardcover in very good condition for age! with all page edges gilt and gilt stamped boards, great price. View more info

Bethel Merriday

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Doubleday: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 838

Condition: Fine


fine/vg 1940 in near fine clean 390 page hardcover with good unclipped jacket!! A wonderful first from lewis View more info

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GONE WITH THE WIND

By: margaret mitchell

Price: $400.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MACMILLAN: 1936

Edition: FIRST EDITION

Seller ID: 109823100

Condition: VERY GOOD


VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD-A VERY CLEAN BRIGHT JUNE FIRST EDITION OF GONE WITH THE WIND,VERY CLEAN TIGHT, NO MARKS, WRITING ETC. 1037 PAGES WITH VERY GOOD FIRST YEAR JACKET PROTECTED IN MYLAR COVER THAT WILL LIGHT UP ANY BOOK SHELF! View more info

Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Price: $575.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000018

Condition: Very Good


1936,vg/vg, rare dust jacketed JUNE very good hardcover,Jacket has reviews on back and unclipped, very clean and tight, 1037 pages,a quality first for those who want better quality and which that is only getting harder to find especially with jacket. A monumental classic considered by many to be not only the greatest love story ever written, but also the greatest Civil War saga. Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind is the bestselling novel of all time, and her unforg... View more info

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Gone with the Wind

By: Margaret Mitchell

Price: $850.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000204

Condition: Very Good


VG+/- RARE MAY PRITNING IN VERY GOOD CLEAN 1037 PAGE HARDCOVER -VERY LIGHT EDGE WEAR, NO MARKS,WRITING,plates,ETC. Comes with later year printing jacket(reviews on the back) that is price clipped. Great price vs condition for this exceedingly rare May book. Will light up any book shelf! View more info

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THE PATH TO POWER(SIGNED MARGARET THATCHER!)

By: MARGARET THATCHER

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, HARPER COLLINS: 1995

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 7789654

Condition: FINE


FINE CLEAN656 PAGE HARDCOVER WITH FINE MYLAR PROTECTED JACKET INCLUDE TIPPED IN SIGNATURE BOOK PLATE SIGNED BY MARGARET THATCHER IN BOLD BLUE PEN. A TRUE TREASURE OF ENGLISH HISTORY! View more info

The Path to Power

By: Margaret Thatcher

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Harper Collins: 1995

Seller ID: 100000344

Condition: As New


SIGNED fine(AS NEW) clean bright hardcover and fine jacket mylar protected. Signed by Margaret Thatcher on book plate laid in featuring the London Tower. A wonderful clollectable in pristine condition signed treasure . View more info

The Path to Power

By: Margaret Thatcher

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Harper Collins: 1995

Seller ID: 100000345

Condition: Fine


Signed Autographed copy by Margaret Thatcher on a London Tower book plate laid in on half title page. In fine clean bright attractive 656 page hardcover (light rubbing to label on spine else near new). Comes with silken page holder. A very nice Signed copy from this extraordinary woman! View more info

The Battle of Little Bighorn

By: Mari Sandoz

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Lippincott: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 100000310

Condition: Very Good


first edition ninth printing, very good clean hardcover and jacket, endpaper maps of the Department of Dakota, 191 pages, View more info

ST. PETER

By: Michael GRANT

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000041

Condition: Fine


FINE/FINE-BEAUTIFUL BRIGHT FRESH CLEAN HARDCOVER AND JACKET-A STELLAR COPY View more info

Gone with the Wind

By: Mitchell

Price: $290.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000024

Condition: Very Good


This classic film narrates the love between Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler during the American civil war. It's the history of a selfish woman who doesn't want to admit her feelings about the man she loves, and finally loses him. The epic tale of a woman's life during one of the most tumultuous periods in America's history. From her young, innocent days on a feudalistic plantation to the war-torn streets of Atlanta; from her first love whom she has always desired to thr... View more info

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GONE WITH THE WIND

By: Mitchell

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1856

Condition: Very Good


1936 JUNE HARDCOVER AND JACKET WITH REVIEWS ON THE BACK PANEL. BOOK IS CLEAN AND TIGHT AS IS JACKET - A REAL SPECIAL BOOK THAT WOULD MAKE A TREMENDOUS ADDITION TO ANY LIBRARY! View more info

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Gone With the Wind

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2543

Condition: Very Good


1936 FIRST EDITION CLEAN BRIGHT ATTRACTIVE 1037 ORIGINAL JULY HARDCOVER THAT WILL LIGHT UP ANY BOOK SHELF or makes a super gift! It is the only novel by Mitchell published during her lifetime, and it took her ten years to write it. The novel is one of the most popular books of all time, selling more than 30 million copies (see list of best-selling books). Over the years, the novel has also been analyzed for its symbolism and treatment of mythological archetypes.[2][3] T... View more info

Gone with the Wind

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $320.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1556

Condition: Very Good


This classic film narrates the love between Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler during the American civil war. It's the history of a selfish woman who doesn't want to admit her feelings about the man she loves, and finally loses him. The epic tale of a woman's life during one of the most tumultuous periods in America's history. From her young, innocent days on a feudalistic plantation to the war-torn streets of Atlanta; from her first love whom she has always desired to thr... View more info

LAWRENCE & OPPENHEIMER

By: NuEL PHARR DAVIS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Simon and Schuster: 1968

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 100000249

Condition: Fine


FINE/VG+ SUPERB 1968 HARDCOVER AND JACKET 384 PAGES THAT SURE BEATS A PAPERBACK! View more info

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Personal Memoirs of P.H. Sheridan

By: P.h. Sheridan

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Charles Webster: 1888

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000420

Condition: Very Good


1888 two volume first printing set in green boards with gilt silhouettes of Sheridan riding his horse with hat held high charging forward on each front cover. A very good clean unmarked set over 120 years old with four general's stars inlaid on each spine and all maps and illustrations of the period. This would light up any Civil war book shelf! View more info

THE BURLESQUE NAPLEON

By: Philip W. Sergeant

Price: $1,595.00

Publisher: London, T. WERNER LAURIE: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 100000217

Condition: Very Good


1905 VERY GOOD CLEAN TIGHT MAROON HARDCOVER -GILT EMBOSSED LETTERING-FULLY ILLUSTRATED-DECKLED EDGES,GILT TOP PAGES , NO PLATES, MARKS,ETC., A VERY ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A SPECIAL PERSONAL LETTER IN FRENCH SIGNED BY JEROME BONAPARTE(ALSO INCLUDED IT'S TRANSLATION TO ENGLISH) FROM HIS YEARS AS TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR ! (HAS SPECIAL LAID IN POCKET BUILT IN BOOK FOR THIS LETTER) A ONE OF A KIND BOOK WITH RARE ORIGINAL LETTER FROM THIS HISTORICAL PERSON AND A N EXTREME ONE OF A... View more info

The New History of Count Zosimus Sometime Advocate of the Treafury of the Roamn Empire

By: Printed for Joseph Hindmarsh

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Joseph Hindmarsh Bookfeller: 1684

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000372

Condition: Very Good


1684 publishing with the notes of the Oxford edition in six books to whicjh is prefixed Leunclaviu's Apology of the author. In exceptional 416 page gilt edged hardcover rebound(19th century) in 3/4 red leather with five raised bands on spine tooled in compartment and new endpapers. An extremely well preserved 400 year old work offered at a great price! View more info

The Service the Memories of General Reinhard Gehlen

By: Reinhard Gehlen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, WORLD: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000236

Condition: Fine


stated first-fine/fine a superb quality 386 page hardcover and jacket endpaper maps, 386 pages View more info