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Santiago Antunez de Mayolo (Los Que Hicieron El Peru #35)

By: "Huerta, Aureo Sotelo (Percy Cayo Cordova, Ed.)"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Lima, Peru", 1987

Seller ID: 02T033

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square. ""Hypothesis about the Constitution of Matter"" this theory proposed the existence of a ""neutral element"" in the atom (before Chadwick who received the credit) - Short biography. 1887 - 1967. 63 pages. Text in Spanish" View more info

W. Eugene Smith Shadow & Substance: The Life and Works of an American Photographer

By: "Hughes, Jim"

Price: $56.95

Publisher: NY, 1989

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-5H004

ISBN: 0070311234

Condition: FINE


"As new except for slight tanning to interior of dust jacket. Among the ""-eminent photographers of the twentieth century...Internationally renowned for his photos of WWII..influenced how a sizeable public perceived the times it lived in..."". 606 indexed, annotated pages, including 28 page center insert of black and white photos." View more info

LadyBird Johnson: A White House Diary

By: "Johnson, Lady Bird"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, 1971

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 99P013

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Unread and as new except for slightly skew. ""an intimate glimpse of power in its private moments…part history, part family album, part self-portrait, of an exceptional woman…"" 893 indexed pages with 8-page photo insert." View more info

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Elvis: In the Twilight of Memory

By: "Juanico, June (Peter Guralnick, intro."

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, Arcade: 1997

Seller ID: 7-0H010

ISBN: 1559703938

Condition: FINE


As new with unclipped dust jacket. Faintest softening of spine ends. The summer of 1955 and first love. 319 pages. View more info

L'Aventure ambigue

By: "Kane, Cheikh Hamidou"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1961

Edition: (1979 printing)

Seller ID: 97P021

ISBN: 2264008342

Condition: FINE


As new except for occasional underlining. Text in French. View more info

Hammarskjold

By: "Kelen, Emery"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, 1966

Seller ID: 5-1H006

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean and square but has slightly softened and faded spine ends. Clipped dust jacket is present but age-soiled, scratched and with small chips on spine ends. Biography of the former Secretary General of the United Nations." View more info

Louis XI

By: "Kendall, Paul Murray (Eric Diacon, trans.)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1978

Seller ID: 18P033

ISBN: 2253018082

Condition: NEAR FINE


As new except for 2 small numbers written on first free page. 702 indexed pages including Bibliographie. Text in French. View more info

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"Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World"

By: "Kidder, Tracy"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, RANDOM HOUSE INC: 2009

Edition: (deluxe edition)

Seller ID: 14T026

ISBN: 0812980557

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""In medical school, Paul Farmer found his life's calling: to cure infectious diseases and to bring the lifesaving tools of modern medicine to those who needed them most. Kidder's magnificent account takes s from Harvard to Haiti, Peru, Cuba, and Russia as Farmer changes minds and practices..."" " View more info

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Heath Ledger: The Heath is on!

By: "Krulik, Nancy"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, 2001

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 98P036

ISBN: 0743423119

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Biography of the young Australian star of 10 things I Hate About You, The Patriot, A Knight's Tale and The Four Feathers." View more info

Hungarian Hermit of the Himalaya: The Life of Sandor Korosi Csoma

By: "Kubassek, Dr. Janos Dr. Istvan Erdelyi, ed. & rev.) (Annabel barber, trans.)"

Price: $149.95

Publisher: "Budapest, Hungary", 1999

Seller ID: 5-0X002

ISBN: 9630386127

Condition: FINE


"As new- gift quality! 264 illustrated pages following the life of the Transylvanian-Hungarian who set out to trace the origins of the Hungarian people and became a world-renowned philologist and Orientalist, author of the first Tibetan-English dictionary and grammar book." View more info

The Diary of Selma Lagerlof

By: "Lagerlof, Selma (Velma Swanston Howard, trans.)(Johan Bull, illus.)"

Price: $5.99

Publisher: "Garden city, NY", 1936

Edition: (1st American edition)

Seller ID: 5-4H005

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy. Ex-library with expected markings. No dust jacket. Tight, light age toning of pages, slight tilt. Transfer stains on cream colored cloth cover. Softened spine ends starting to fray. Diary of 15-year-old Selma Lagerlof, who grew up to be a Swedish Nobel prize winning author" View more info

The Golden Thread of Newman

By: "Lamm, Rev. William R."

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "San Antonio, TX", 1946

Seller ID: 5-DT012

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for slight curl and light age tanning of text. A spiritual biography of John Henry Newman. Reprint of material published in ""The American Ecclesiastical Review"" and ""The Journal of Religious Instruction"". 41 pages." View more info

Princesses Ladies and Adventuresses of the Reign of Louis XIV

By: "Latour,Therese Louis (W. Dutton Burrard, trans.)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, "Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd": 1924

Seller ID: 7-NH025

Condition: GOOD-


"UGLY READING COPY. Tight, light age tanning of pages, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, slight tilt to spine. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering. Spine has softened ends and is sun faded. Cover corners worn thru to board. Binding is solid but back endpaper is cracked at hinge. Includes information on Anne of Austria, Anne-Marie Louise D'Orleans, Anne-Genevieve de Bourbon-Conde, Ninon de Lenclos, Marthe du Vigean, Marie Mancini, Henrietta of England, La Brinvilliers, Louise de la Valliere, Madame de la Fayette, Madame de Sevigne, Olympe Mancini, Hortense Mancini, Madame de Mo... View more info

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Freud

By: "Lear, Jonathan"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: NY, ROUTLEDGE CHAPMAN HALL: 2005

Seller ID: 6-0T004

ISBN: 0415314518

Condition: GOOD+


"As new except for tiny edgewear to covers and grey smudge on top front corner of early pages. 278 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography. ""introduces and assesses all of Freud's thought, focusing on those areas of philosophy on which Freud is acknowledged to have had a lasting impact...mind, free will, rationality, the nature of the self and subjectivity, and ethics and religion...""" View more info

"Harold Nicholson, Volume One 1886-1929"

By: "Lees-Milne, James"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1987

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 4-OT027

ISBN: 0241123542

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean with slight tilt, 2 folded page corners, faintest surface crease on bottom corner of back cover and a few spots on top exterior page edges. First of a 2 part biography covering his early life to 1929 - from childhood to his marriage to Vita Sackville-West, through his years in the diplomatic service and the beginnings of his literary career." View more info

The devil Knows How To Ride: The True Story of William Clarke Quantrill and His Confederate Raiders

By: "Leslie, Edward E."

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, 1998

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 69H004

ISBN: 030680864x

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint soil to exterior page edges. ""Brilliantly weaving together eyewitness accounts, letters, memoirs, newspaper articles, and military reports into a riveting narrative...of the most feared and despised guerilla chieftain of the Civil War." View more info

Paul Claudel par lui-meme

By: "Lesort, Paul-Andre"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: France, 1963

Seller ID: 6-2P010

ISBN: 0320051773

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean interior, faintest age soil to exterior, square. Neat underlining in ink throughout. Text in FRENCH. Biography of 192 indexed, annotated, illustrated pages including Bibliographies of his work and works about him, and Chronologie of his life and work." View more info

"Lady of France: A Biography Of Gabrielle d'Estrees, Mistress of Henry The Great "

By: "Lewis,Paul "

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls: 1963

Seller ID: 7-NH024

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean except for light age soil to top exterior page edges, square. Unclipped dust jacket is solid but has light rubbing, age soil and wear along open edges. Biography of Gabrielle d'Estrees(1573-1599) (contemporary of Elizabeth I of England), mistress of Henry IV of France (known as Henry the Great). 5.75"" X 8.5"" x1.5"" 306 pages." View more info

Evezok nelkul

By: "Lindquist, Ulla-Carin"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Budapest, Hungary", Europa Konyvkiado: 2007

Seller ID: 7-9T006

Condition: FINE


As new - gift quality! A szerz? diagnózisa az ALS-r?l és az ezt követ? életr?l. The author's diagnosis of ALS and the life that follows. Text in Hungarian. Original title: Ro Utan aror(Swedish). 190 pages View more info

Notes of a Native New Englander

By: "Loomis, James Lee"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Hartford, CT", 1948

Seller ID: 4N-T009

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for faint age toning of spine and part of covers. No dust jacket. 156 pages with 7 Addresses, 2 essays, 19 excerpts, and 4 poems. Photos and commentary of interest on Granby, CT, home of the author." View more info