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From the Mundane to the Magnificent

By: Alder, Vera Stanley

Price: $90.25

Publisher: Rider: 1988

Seller ID: 047041

ISBN: 0712618708

Condition: Fair


Cover wear and creasing, owner address label on fly. 202pp. View more info

The Life of Katherine Mansfield

By: Alpers, Antony

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Viking: 1980

Seller ID: 048314

ISBN: 0670428051

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Owner gift inscription inside cover. 466pp. View more info

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

By: Armitage, Angus

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New York, Henry Schuman: 1947

Seller ID: 045169

Condition: Very Good


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

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Jane Austen and the English Landscape

By: Batey, Mavis

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Barn Elms: 1996

Seller ID: 048193

ISBN: 1556523068

Condition: Very Good


Decorative owner bookplate on fly, otherwise clean copy in pictorial dust jacket. 135pp. View more info

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The Art of Talk

By: Bell, Art

Price: $90.25

Publisher: New Orleans, Paper Chase Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045705

Condition: Fine


Clean, tight copy in pictorial dust jacket. 176pp. View more info

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The World and You

By: Bendat, Dr. Benjamin M.

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Private By Author: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 048596

Condition: Fine


Association Copy, inscribed by author to personal friend and colleague, Dust jacket in protective mylar. 351pp + Addendum. View more info

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The World and You - An Autobiography: A Lifespan of 80 Years

By: Bendat, Dr. Benjamin M.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Private By Author: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048599

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, tight copy in mylar-protected dust jacket. 351pp + Addendum View more info

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John Donne and the Seventeenth-Century Metaphysical Poets (Bloom's Modern Critical Views)

By: Bloom, Harold

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Chelsea House Pub: 1986

Seller ID: 048475

ISBN: 0877546770

Condition: Good


274pp. Minimal libarry marks including partial pocket removal, stamp on fly, and small decimal label to spine of dj. View more info

The Secret Springs - An Autobiography

By: Bragdon, Claude

Price: $61.75

Publisher: London, Andrew Dakers Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042354

Condition: Good


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

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Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders (25th Anniversary Edition)

By: Bugliosi, Vincent; Gentry, Curt

Price: $38.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated: 1994

Edition: 25th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 047051

ISBN: 039308700X

Condition: Near Fine


Small black remainder dot to lower exterior page edges, otherwise attractive copy in mylar-protected dust jacket. 528pp. View more info

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Jean Toomer's Years With Gurdjieff: Portrait of an Artist, 1923-1936

By: Byrd, Rudolph P.

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1990

Seller ID: 048339

ISBN: 0820312487

Condition: Very Good


212pp. Faint corner crease to front endpaper, otherwise VG in mylar-protected dust jacket. View more info

The Book of My Life (De Vita Propria Liber)

By: Cardan, Jean

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Dover Pub.: 1962

Seller ID: 043726

Condition: Good


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

Seller ID: 043369

Condition: Good


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

Seller ID: 044651

Condition: Very Good


312pp. Green cloth lightly chipped and toned along edges. 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

Seller ID: 044426

ISBN: 0712903356

Condition: Very Good


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

Seller ID: 044473

Condition: Good


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

My First 10,000,000 Sponsors

By: Edwards, Frank

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Ballantine: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048494

Condition: Poor


Last 3 pages have been roughly torn out, leaving only partial text of those pages. Listed only due to scarcity. 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

Seller ID: 040819

ISBN: 0517521962

Condition: Very Good


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

Seller ID: 042279

Condition: Very Good


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

Seller ID: 044244

Condition: Very Good


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