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John Adams

John Adams

by David Willis McCullough

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John Adams

by David McCullough David McCollough

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John Adams

John Adams

by David McCullough

2001-05-31. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$99.48
The Post Office Cat

The Post Office Cat

by Haley, Gail E

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1976. Clarence the cat leaves his overcatted farm and finds a place in overratted London. INSCRIBED by the author/illustrator on the title page. First American edition (first printing); simultaneously published in Great Britian; winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal for illustration. Hardcover, full turquoise cloth, black titling & decoration. Light wear to book & jacket; light tanning to endsheets, publisher's price sticker on jacket flap. Text clean, 32... Read more
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$50.00
The Country Kitchen

The Country Kitchen

by Lutes, Della T

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1937. Memoir of country life in southern Michigan in the 1870s, including holidays, festivals, the country fair, Christmas; no recipes per se, but instructions for cooking some notable dishes are included. 1936 National Book Award winner. 12th printing in the second year of publication. Hardcover, red-and-white checked cloth, green paper labels. Light wear to book & jacket; jacket shows minor edgewear, else near fine. Text clean; [8], 264 pages; index.. Later... Read more
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$35.00
Children of God: An American Epic

Children of God: An American Epic

by Fisher, Vardis

Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1939. Fictionalized version of Joseph Smith's life and the founding of the Mormon Church; winner of the Harper Prize for 1939. This is the DeLuxe limited edition, #99 of 100 SIGNED by Fisher and bound in full black leather, top edge gilt. Shows light edgewear; plain clear acetate jacket shows minor chipping; minor foxing to illustrated endsheets, otherwise clean & unmarked, square & tight. Scarce in the original jacket.. First Edition. Full Leather.... Read more
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$350.00
Figgs & Phantoms

Figgs & Phantoms

by Raskin, Ellen

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1974. Mysterious romance or romantic mystery of the Figgs, a show-biz family with a misfit daughter & her bookseller uncle. Newberry Honor book. Third printing, INSCRIBED by the author/illustrator on the half-title: "For Michael Happy Reading [signature]. Hardcover, full ochre cloth, grey titling. Light wear to book; jacket shows minor edgewear, hint of spine fade. Text clean; vi, 152, [2] pages; illustrations. . Inscribed by the Author. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very... Read more
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$60.00
Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind

by Mitchell, Margaret

New York: Macmillan, 1936. First edition. Fine/Near Fine. First printing, May 1936, in first issue jacket. A Fine copy of the book in a lovely Near Fine dust jacket. Jacket with slight rubbing to the front panel, a small chip at the lower front corner and one small tear with a tape repair on the verso. Overall a very clean and attractive example. Set in Georgia during the Civil War and Reconstruction, the novel follows the fall of the South and its gentility as experienced by Scarlett O'Hara, one of... Read more
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$12,500.00
Degeneration & Regeneration of the Nervous System [two volumes, complete]

Degeneration & Regeneration of the Nervous System [two volumes, complete]

by Ramon y Cajal, S.; translated & edited by Raoul M. May

New York / London: Hafner Publishing Company, 1968. Reprint of this classic work of neurology, on damage & healing of various types of nerve cells; the author shared the 1906 Nobel Prize in Medicine and was a pioneer in the field of neuroanatomy. This set reprints his 1928 work, first published in Spanish in 1913/14, and is the second printing thus. Two volumes, full navy cloth. General wear, faint spotting to the front cover of volume 2; address label & ink note on free endsheet of each volume,... Read more
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$100.00
My Life and Times as a Physicist

My Life and Times as a Physicist

by Rabi, I. I

Claremont CA: Claremont College, 1960. Two lectures on the role of science in human affairs, the first involving events with which Rabi was involved, particularly the United Nations Conference on the Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy of 1955, and a sugggestion to set up a Cabinet-level Secretary of Science to advise the U. S. President; the second on the sometimes strained relation between the sciences and the humanites. Small hardcover, full red cloth. Light wear to book, rear cover dented; jacket shows... Read more
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$60.00
Summer 1914

Summer 1914

by Martin du Gard, Roger; translated by Stuart Gilbert

New York: Viking Press, 1941. A novel of the Thibaults, combining the last two parts of the 8-part original, regarding the brothers Thibault's reactions to the impending world crisis; the author won the 1937 Nobel Prize for Literature. Filmed twice in France, but never as popular in the US. First American edition (first printing). Hardcover, full sky blue cloth, brown titling. Light wear to book; jacket shows some edgewear, chipping, darkened spine; minor cockling to the first few pages, no obvious... Read more
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$250.00
The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath

by Steinbeck, John

first edition. NY, Viking, 1939, first edition, first printing, dust jacket. Hardcover. His masterpiece and winner of the Pulitzer Prize in the correct first issue dust jacket as illustrated by Elmer Hader, this is an Author Presentation/Association Copy being inscribed to Vincent Sheean ("For Vincent Sheean/John Steinbeck"), Sheean was a published author as well as a newspaper reporter who was a favorite drinking buddy of Ernest Hemingway and who had a knack of being in the right place at the... Read more
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$22,500.00
The Gin Game (Original script for the 1977 play, Hume Cronyn's copy)

The Gin Game (Original script for the 1977 play, Hume Cronyn's copy)

by Nichols, Mike (director); D.L. Coburn (playwright); Hume Cronyn, Jessica Tandy (starring)

N.p.: N.p., 1975. Draft script for the 1977 play. "The Gin Game" premiered on Broadway on October 6, 1977, at the John Golden Theatre, directed by Mike Nichols. The play had a run of 517 performances, closing on December 31, 1978. Actor Hume Cronyn's copy, with his printed name and address at the bottom right corner of the title page. Noted as copy No. 13 in holograph marker on upper right corner of same. Cronyn starred in the play for its original Broadway run along with his wife, Jessica Tandy. The... Read more
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$575.00
Death of a Salesman (Signed First Edition)

Death of a Salesman (Signed First Edition)

by Miller, Arthur

New York: The Viking Press, 1949. First edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed by the author on the title page. Book Near Fine on account of a previous owner's name written on the first blank, otherwise a lovely copy. With the correct date "1949" on the title page, although the type is breaking on the final "9". In a Near Fine, price-clipped dust jacket, with the spine a trifle faded and light wear at the spine ends and corners. In all, a very presentable copy of a book that is relatively uncommon in... Read more
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$4,500.00
East of Eden

East of Eden

by Steinbeck, John

New York: The Viking Press, 1952. First edition. Fine/Near Fine. First state, with "bite" on page 281. A Fine book in a bright, unclipped, Near Fine jacket with trivial nicks to corners and crown of spine, and small closed tear to upper rear panel. In all, an exceptionally pleasing copy of a book that typically shows wear and sunning to its delicate colors. Steinbeck's classic tale of the Trask and Hamilton families set in the Salinas Valley. The Nobel Prize winning writer considered this his... Read more
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$2,500.00
AGE OF INNOCENCE

AGE OF INNOCENCE

by Edith Wharton

1976. Pulitzer prize winner in 1921. First edition in this format.. An unread copy. Brown leather covers accented in 22kt gold on the front, back and spine. All page edges gilded. The endpapers are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. The book is full leather with hubbed spine. A Limited Edition. The book is 8.5" X 6" and has 408 pages. Illustrated by Barnett Plotkin. This book is now protected with a removable plastic cover and will be shipped in a bubble wrap envelope which will be put... Read more
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$125.00
All the Birds in the Sky

All the Birds in the Sky

by Anders, Charlie Jane

New York: Tom Doherty Associates, 2016. Nebula Award-winning novel of childhood friends, one magic, one scientific, and their efforts to save the world. Stated first edition (first printing) with full number string. Light wear to book; jacket shows light rubbing, some edgewear; still, looking brave in new mylar. Text clean, no marks, no names.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Octavo.
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$18.50
Empire Falls

Empire Falls

by Russo, Richard

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good. 2001. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Signed by Russo. An Advance Reading Copy in pictorial wrappers. Rubbing to the covers. A decaying New England town is the backdrop for its unique citizens, lead by unassuming restaurant manager Miles Roby. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.; 483 pages; Signed by Author .
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$23.00
Cosmic Rays: Three Lectures being a revision of the 1936 Page-Barbour Lectures of the University of Virginia and the 1937 John Joly Lectures of Trinity College Dubkin

Cosmic Rays: Three Lectures being a revision of the 1936 Page-Barbour Lectures of the University of Virginia and the 1937 John Joly Lectures of Trinity College Dubkin

by Millikan, R. A

New York/Cambridge: Macmillan/Cambridge University Press, 1939. Three of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist's later lectures: Lecture 1 is on the discovery & significance of cosmic rays; lecture 2 on "superpower particles" (high-energy particles); lecture 3 on the Earth's magnetic field and cosmic-ray energies. First American edition. Hardcover, full blue cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book, endsheets tanned; price-clipped jacket shows some edgewear, light chipping, a few short... Read more
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$25.00
The Essential John Nash

The Essential John Nash

by Nash, John; edited by Harold W. Kuhn & Sylvia Nasar

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Collection of the Nobel Prize-winner's most important papers. First edition (first printing) with full number string. Hardcover, full black cloth, silver titling. Light wear to book & jacket; near fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.
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$20.00
The Green Ripper

The Green Ripper

by MacDonald, John D

New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1979. 18th Mcgee thriller, in which Trav & Meyer takes on a religious cult; winner of the National Book Award. Stated first edition (first printing), with full number string. Hardcover, grey cloth over pale green boards, gilt titling. Light wear to book & jacket, small blue marker line on top edge; else near fine. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.
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$15.00
Unpopular Essays

Unpopular Essays

by Russell, Bertrand

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1950. Collection of essays mostly intended to argue against dogmatism, whether from the Left or Right; published the year he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Hardcover, full blue cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book, endsheets tanned; price-clipped jacket chipped & tanned; bookseller's label (Holliday, NYC) inside back cover. Text clean; 223 pages + colophon.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Duodecimo.
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$30.00
The Spirit of St. Louis (Presentation copy)

The Spirit of St. Louis (Presentation copy)

by Lindbergh, Charles

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. First trade edition. Near Fine/Very Good +. A Near Fine copy of the book in Very Good+ dust jacket. Inscribed by the author: "To Henry J. Friendly, with best wishes from Charles A. Lindbergh August, 1953 | Publication date is Sept. 14th." Justice Friendly was a prominent 2nd Circuit Court judge for 27 years, this was clearly an early presentation copy of the trade edition. The book in Near Fine condition with the spine a trifle cocked and with minor wear. Very... Read more
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$2,750.00