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The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

By: Carr, John Dickson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pan Books: 1953

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 4175

Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued; A well-worn copy, Reading creases on spine and both covers, Tape repair on bottom of spine, Corner creases on both covers, Wear on edges of spine and both covers, Nick out of back cover, Small water stain on top of first 5 pages, Corner snipped off FFEP.


Pan Books #GP 20, ©1949, 1st Pan printing 1953, Cover price 2/6. ; Mass Market PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 286 pages; 05/15 View more info

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Robert E. Lee and the Road of Honor

By: Carter, Hodding

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Random House: 1955

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 2731

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Minor shelf wear on edges, Small piece of DJ - 1/2" x 3/4" - missing off bottom of back DJ.


Cover price - none, ©1955. In Robert E. Lee and the Road of Honor, Hodding Carter, himself a Southerner and one of the nation's most distinguished journalists, tells the moving story of the Confederate leader who is revered as one of America's greatest heroes. ; Landmark; Vol. 54; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 186 pages; 07/13 View more info

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Keeping Faith - Memoirs of a President

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4264

ISBN: 0-553-05023-0

Condition: Fine+ with No dust jacket as issued; No visible defects. No DJ as issued, in leather-wrapped slipcase.


Bantam #05023-0, ©1982, 1st Bantam printing November 1982, #725 out of limited edition of 2500, Signed by President Jimmy Carter on page before half-title page, Leather bound, gilt-edged pages, No cover price. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 622 pages; 09/16 View more info

Ambassadors at Sea -- The High and Low Adventures of a Diplomat

By: Catto, Jr., Henry E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2643

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Wrinkling on top back corner of DJ, Corner fold on page 35/36.


Signed/Inscribed by author on FFEP. Probable 2nd printing. ©1991, Cover price $29.95. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 396 pages; 11/12; Signed by Author View more info

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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: Feb, 1946

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 4032

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued; Corner crease on front cover, Writing in pencil (erased) on FFEP.


Pocket Book #23, ©1940, 9th Pocket Book printing February 1946, Cover price 25¢. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 384 pages; 01/16 View more info

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Escape from Camp 14 -- One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West

By: Harden, Blaine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin: 2012

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 3531

ISBN: 0143122916

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued; New Copy - No defects.


©2012, 9th printing, Cover price $15.00. ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 210 pages; 11/14 View more info

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Farewell to Manzanar

By: Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki & Houston, James D.

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1973

Edition: Sixtieth Printing

Seller ID: 3539

ISBN: 0-553-27258-6

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued; New Copy - No defects.


©1973, 60th Bantam printing, Cover price $5.99.; Mass Market PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 203 pages; 08/02 View more info

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Education of a Wandering Man

By: L'Amour, Louis

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 3574

ISBN: 0-553-28652-8

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued; Reading crease on spine, Mild shelf wear on bottom edge of covers, Previous store stamp on first page of introduction.


Bantam #28652-8, 1st Bantam paperback printing, ©1989, Cover price $4.95. ; Mass Market PB; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 258 pages; 10/14 View more info

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The Summing Up

By: Maugham, W. Somerset

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1946

Edition: First Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 2559

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued; Reading creases on front cover, Scrape on back cover, Small water stain on top edge of first 60 pages, Mild yellowing of pages.


Penguin #597, Cover price 25¢, ©1938. ; Mass Market PB; Cover Art; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 219 pages; 02/12 View more info

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Christopher Columbus, Mariner

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mentor Books: Oct, 1956

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 4137

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued; Mild wear on top and bottom of spine. Interior pages are clean and unmarked.


Mentor Books #M181, ©1942, 1955, 1st Mentor printing October 1956, Cover price 50¢ ; Mass Market PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 160 pages; 05/15 View more info

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Never Plead Guilty The True Story of Jake Ehrlich, America's Most Famous Criminal Lawyer

By: Noble, John Wesley & Averbuch, Bernard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: Feb, 1963

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 2821

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued; Reading crease on spine and front cover, Two small ink writing spots on front cover. Otherwise, a vey nice square, tight copy.


Bantam #F2517, Cover price 50¢, ©1955, 1st Bantam printing Feb, 1963. ; Mass Market PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 246 pages; 09/13 View more info

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Wild Bill Hickok

By: O'Connor, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ace: 1959

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 3149

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued; Previous owner's name stamped in ink on FFEP and last page, Very mild wear on top and bottom of spine.


Ace #D-466, ©1959, 1st Bantam printing, Cover price 35¢. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 256 pages View more info

In an Uncertain World -- Tough Choices from Wall Street to Washington

By: Rubin, Robert E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 2003

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2644

ISBN: 0-375-50585-7

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Minor shelf wear on top and bottom edge of DJ.


A nice, clean copy, inscribed by author opposite title page. ©2003, 3rd printing, Cover price $35.00.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 427 pages; 11/12; Signed by Author View more info