Category: Biography


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Sun, Stand Thou Still - The Life and Work of Copernicus the Astronomer

By: Armitage, Angus

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New York, Henry Schuman, 1947

Tape shadow to rear endpaper, name and notation to front endpaper. 210pp. View more info

The Secret Springs - An Autobiography

By: Bragdon, Claude

Price: $61.75

Publisher: London, Andrew Dakers Limited, 1938

Edition: First Edition

Black cloth rubbed, hinges slightly weakened. 368pp. View more info

The Book of My Life (De Vita Propria Liber)

By: Cardan, Jean

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Dover Pub., 1962

331pp. View more info

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The Book of My Life (De Vita Propria Liber)

By: Cardan, Jerome

Price: $28.50

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton, 1930

Small, white spots to blue cloth, fly clipped at corner, tears and toning to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar. 331pp. View more info

A Season in Hell - The Life of Arthur Rimbaud

By: Carre, Jean-Marie

Price: $23.75

Publisher: NY, The Macaulay Company, 1931

Edition: 1st English Edition

312pp. Green cloth lightly chipped and toned along edges. View more info

My Wayward Parent - A Book About Irvin S. Cobb

By: Cobb, Elisabeth

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co, 1945

Edition: First Edition

Gift inscription on fly, vibrant dust jacket. View more info

Count MIchael Maier - Doctor of Philosphy and of Medicine, Alchemist, Rosicrucian, Mystic 1568-1622 Life and Writings

By: Craven, Rev. J. B.

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1969

Originally published in 1910. 163pp View more info

The Possessed, Translated from russian By Constance Garnett

By: Dostoevsky, Fyodor

Price: $11.40

Publisher: NY, Heritage Press, 1959

Musty aroma, otherwise Vg in rosy brown cloth with silver and gold stampings. With introduction by Mar Slonim and including the suppressed chapter, "Stavrogin's Confession", translated by Avrahm Yarmolinksy. View more info

Oysterville: Roads to Grandpa's Village

By: Espy, Willard R.

Price: $11.40

Publisher: U.S.A., Clarkson N. Potter, 1977

Edition: First Edition

Tight copy in dust jacket, droplet mark to page edges. 301pp. View more info

Francis Bacon - Pioneer of Planned Science (Pathfinder Biographies)

By: Farrington, Benjamin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1963

125pp. Price clipped dust jacket. View more info

Sir Thomas Browne - A Doctor's Life of Science and Faith

By: Finch, Jeremiah s.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, Henry Schuman, 1950

Edition: First Edition

319pp. Price-clipped dust jacket. View more info

Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179: A Visionary Life

By: Flanagan, Sabina

Price: $7.60

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1990

Tight copy. 230pp. View more info

Time That Was

By: Frank, Judy Mottier

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Private By Author, 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Personal, heartfelt inscription by author to previous owner. 2" tear in dust jacket along upper edge, now in protective mylar. 100pp. View more info

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My Life and Loves / My Life, Volume Two

By: Harris, Frank

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Private By Author, 1922

Edition: Limited Edition

2 volumes in plain rebound (assumed) matching camel cloth. Volume One is titled "My Life and Loves", 1922, 336pp + Afterward. Volume Two is titled "My Life, Volume Two" , 1925 and states First Limited Edition of 1000 copies (no number issued). Finger smudging to cloth. View more info

Raphael or, the Royal Merlin

By: Howe, Ellic

Price: $47.50

Publisher: London, Arborfield Products, 1964

Edition: Limited Edition

Slender volume with decorative stampings to blue boards. Descriptive inserts from publisher laid in. Limited to 100 copies. 40pp. View more info