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COMMON SENSE; OR, THE ENGLISHMAN'S JOURNAL. BEING A COLLECTION OF LETTERS, POLITICAL, HUMOROUS, AND MORAL; Published Weekly under that Title, for the First Year.

London: J. Purser and G. Hawkins, 1738. First edition. 10mo in brown leather with six-band spine and gold letters; VG; strong binding and minimal soiling; slight fraying around spine; sunned paper; text clean; tight print; pp. 387; shelved case 3.
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MEMOIRS OF COUNT GRAMMONT, BY COUNT A. HAMILTON. A NEW TRANSLATION, WITH NOTES AND ILLUSTRATIONS. EMBELLISHED WITH SEVENTY-SIX PORTRAITS, OF THE PRINCIPAL CHARACTERS MENTIONED IN THE WORK.

London: S. and E. Harding, (1793). First Edition Thus. Quarto; 363pp; lxxxiv; bound in full 19th century burgundy straight-grained morocco with gilt rules to five raised bands on spines and gilt ruling on both boards; all edges gilt; this sturdy binding is largely rubbed and worn at extremities, with surface loss to leather at spine ends, edges and corners, as well as occasional scuffing and rubbing wear; the title is aged and thumb-soiled in the margins; most plates have impressed mild to heavy offsetting on facing text pages, but plates are generally very good and most lack any defect safe for the occasional foxing in margins; overall a very good copy of this well-executed volume, profusely illustrated with engraved portrait plates. [Spine; worn burgundy leather with small gilt titles].
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THE PRIVATE LIFE OF AN EASTERN KING

New York: Redfield, 1855. F+ Octavo in green cloth over boards with gilt text. Significant shelfwear; boards water damaged, foxed, bumped and battered at corners, head and tail of spine. Interior: split at hinges, heavily foxed throughout, damp stained in places, no writing or marginalia. This rare book is an account of the palace life of the court members to His Majesty Nasir-ud-Din Haider, a notorious cross-dressing 19th century king of Awadh. Spine cocked but sound. Shelved Master Shake case.
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From Opium Fiend to Preacher

Toronto: The Musson Book Company, No Date Given. First Edition. Reprint; Octavo; G+/No-DJ; Spine is red fabric with no text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, scratches, rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some pen on front free-end paper, content is clear; pp 180.
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Young J. Edgar: Hoover, the Red Scare, and the Assault on Civil Liberties (signed)

New York: Carroll and Graf Publishers, 2007. Octavo; VG+/VG; Copy signed by author; Black spine with gold and silver text; Signed copy sticker on front of DJ, otherwise minor shelf wear; Boards strong, corners sharp, binding strong; Author's signature on title page, otherwise textblock clean, pages crisp, pp 472.
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CHARLES FRANCIS ADAMS : 1835-1915 - AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, March 1916. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. black cloth HB with stamped gilt titles between gently worn ends, with few thin line/scratches to spine surface. thick panels, sturdy with enlarged main title, the upper and lower edges appear abraded by surface wear. interior very clean, with b/w frontispiece, with light tissue overlay. thick ivory stock, sheets are mark free. fore-edge is roughly trimmed, like tail-edge, no spotting. 224 pp.
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CHARLES FRANCIS ADAMS 1935-1915, AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Boston & New York / Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Press, 1916. Octavo; vg/none; black cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; toning lightly; frontispiece portrait; 224pp.
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HALLELUJAH JUNCTION.

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008. first edition; signed. Octavo in black hardcovers with white and black DJ in brodart; VG/VG; black letters on spine; DJ, boards, paper and text in good condition; author's signature on title page; pp. 340; shelved in Case # 8.
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TWENTY YEARS AT HULL-HOUSE WITH AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOTES

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1910. Reprinted July, 1911. Octavo; good-/none; sunned red cloth spine with gold text; boards, shelf wear and bumping; flaking along all edges; several white stains (paint?) on rear cover; 1" scratch to label on front board; binding shaken; text block, clean; toning at the edges; B/W text illustrations, plates; 462pp.
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DOOMED BY CARTOON

Garden City, NY: Morgan James Publishing LLC, 2008. US Printing. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. light neon orange wraps spine with dark brown capitals for title between cartoon figures and smaller black publisher just above tail of spine. smooth spine and partially illustrated panels. contains 160 plus cartoons and caricatures within the gently flipped through volume. large wraps copy, above average condition, clear interior and exterior edges all sides. 310 pp. ISBN# 9781600374432.
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CUTTING FREE

Karachi, Pakistan: Sama, 2002. First Edition [Signed]. Octavo; VG/VG; Red spine with white lettering; Jacket has some slight wear along the edges and corners; Boards and binding are strong; Text block is pristine; NOTE: Book has been inscribed by the author; 326 pages.
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Casey's Law [signed]

New York: Arcade Publishing, 1997. Reprint. Signed; Reprint; Octavo; VG/VG-; Spine is white and green with gold text; DJ has edgewear, age-toning, design is clear; Boards have edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Textblock has general signs of handling, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 324; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
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The Flying Sheik

London: Quartet Books Ltd, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Red spine with silver lettering; DJ mostly clean with rubbing on front and back and some wear at the edges; Boards are strong; Text block is free of marks, some pages dog-eared; Signed by the author; 290 pp.
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NEVER HAVE YOUR DOG STUFFED - AND OTHER THINGS I'VE LEARNED (SIGNED)

New York, NY: Random House, 2005. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. solid brown glossy DJ spine with light blue author in uppercase with centered orange lowercase title and small white publisher at tail end. jacket front is a full color portrait, with raised blue and mild orange titling. DJ under clear protective cover. brown HB, stamped metallic titling, adjacent bright, light blue panels. stark ivory fep/ffep. LAID IN TITLE SHEET, SIGNED BY AUTHOR. b/t p. 120-121 b/w images with text detail on glossy stock. compact volume, tightly bound and complete in 224 pp./ ISBN# 1400064090.
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Command Performance: An Actress in the Theater of Politics (inscribed/signed)

New York: Public Affairs, 2000. First edition. Octavo; VG+/VG; Copy inscribed and signed by the author; Mylar sleeve has protected DJ from wear; Boards strong, corners sharp, binding strong; Author's inscription and signature on title page, textblock otherwise clean, pages crisp; pp 335.
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Mine Eyes Have Seen

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1941. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is green with faded gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, deckled pages, foxing, content is clear; pp 311.
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(NOT THAT YOU ASKED): Rants, Exploits, and Obsessions [INSCRIBED]

New York: Random House, 2007. First edition. Octavo; 288 pp. White cloth, illustrated dust jacket. INSCRIBED by author on half-title. VG/VG. Clean and tight, no markings. Dust jacket bright. Shelve in Lit Bio.
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The Future Lasts a Long Time and The Facts

London: Chatto and Windus, 1993. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue spine with white and light blue text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket from previous owner, has general shelfwear; Boards have very minimal edgewear, otherwise clean, corners sharp, binding strong; Textblock clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 365.
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NIXON: THE TRIUMPH OF A POLITICIAN 1962-1972 (2 VOLUMES) [signed]

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. First. Octavo hardcovers with dust jackets in two volumes, 752pp, 736pp in VG/VG condition. Author signed both volumes on cover page. Dust jackets clean and un-creased, not price clipped, now protected in brodarts, minimal wear with only a few small rub marks. Remainder stamp on vol. 1. Textblock rubbed at corner from slight sagging. Boards clean with no signs of bumping. Volume one has red paper covered boards with quarter cloth on spine. Volume two the same, except blue paper. Text clean. Spine red white and blue. Shelve case 5.
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The Strange Necessity

New York: Horizon Press, 1969. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Off white spine with brown and light blue text. DJ has age toned, rubbing to edges, small open tear on front, soiled; Boards have rubbing to edges, bumping on corners, slightly cocked spine, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has wear and foxing on edges, foxing on some pages, otherwise, free of marks on pages; pp 223.
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THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY. 3 VOLUMES.

New York: Horizon Press, 1969. first edition. octavos in pink, blue, and yellow soft covers with portrait; VG; covers with minimal soiling; paper and text in good condition; contains "My Thirty Years' War"; "The Fiery Fountains"; "The Strange Necessity"; from 1930 to 1969; includes some photographs; shelved in Autobio. section.
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TAR: A MIDWEST CHILDHOOD

no location given: Boni and Liveright, 1926. First. Octavo, VG/VG-, tan and red spine with black text. Shelf wear; edges of DJ chipped; three small holes in DJ at mid-spine; two closed tears at bottom of DJ spine; "593" written in ink on fep; edges of DJ chipped; age-toning of book and DJ.
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THE WORLD OF LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers, 1992. First Edition. Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. thin ivory softcover spine with red, brown and black titling in tiny characters. very glossy, skinny Qto wraps with excellent glossy covers. only slight touch of wear. prior owner's signature on title page, upper right corner. heavily illustrated textblock with extensive text detail. 120 pp. ISBN# 0060951567.
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The Andre Gide Reader

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is purple with pink and white text; DJ has general shelf wear, some creasing along edges, age-toning, rubbing to corners and edges, design is clear, brodart cover; Boards have some shelf wear, rubbing to corners, joints are strong; Text block has signs of handling, age-toning, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 978; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
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FRANCOIS TRUFFAUT [Signed by Truffaut]

Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1978. First Edition. Octavo. Hardcover in gray cloth; no dust jacket. VG; spine rubbed; minor shelf wear to binding; bumping to head and tail of spine; previous owner’s signature on inside front cover. Shelved Case #5.
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My Secret Life, Volumes I-XI

New York: Grove Press, Inc. 1966. Reprint. This edition is a reprint of the entire two-volume Grove Press hardcover edition of the work; folio; G/no-DJ paperback; age-toned tan spine with blue and black text in black slipcase; covers have considerable scuffing and age toning, light edgewear, significant creasing along spine; textblock is clean; 2359pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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Ansel Adams, An Autobiography

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1985. First Edition. First Edition; Large Quarto; VG+/VG+; Spine is white with black text; Dust jacket is slightly edge worn, general shelf wear, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear joints are strong; Text block has no obvious signs of pen or pencil, binding is strong; pp 400. Extra pricing may be required for international/expedited shipment due to size/weight restrictions.
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THE TERRORIST PRINCE: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF MURTAZA BHUTTO

London, New York: Verso, 1997. First printing. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Red spine with white lettering. Two small shelf-wear rubbing scuffs to front cover. The same to front dust jacket panel. Dust jacket and covers generally clean otherwise. Binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. With a foreword by Tariq Ali, translated by Khalid Hasan. 241pp. Shelved in Asian studies India/Pakistan subsection.
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KAREL APPEL

New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1980. first edition. VG+/VG. Squarish 4to in blue cloth boards. DJ is wraparound multicolor image, spine is red, blue, violet, and white, title on spine in white. Some light wear to bottom edge of boards. DJ ha light general shelf and edgewear, residue from removed price sticker to front, DJ now in protective mylar sleeve. Binding lightly shaken though intact. Remainder mark to fore edge of textblock, bottom fore edge of textblock lightly rubbed. Many color images of Appel's paintings. 191 pp. Oversized book. May require additional postage for Expedited/International shipping. Shelved ARTS (German, Scandinavian).
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AMERICAN CHICA: TWO WORLDS, ONE CHILDHOOD [SIGNED]

New York: The Dial Press, 2001. First edition. Octavo, 309pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. ------Spine is white with black text and floral trim. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Inscribed to Washington Post editor Robert Kaiser, on the half-title page.
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High on the Wild with Hemingway

Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, 1969. Quarto; VG/VG; Bright salmon orange spine with white and black text. DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, tiny closed tear on rear; Boards have age toned edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light wear on edges, foxing on end papers and paste downs, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 343; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
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MISCELLANEOUS WORKS: COLLECTED AND REPUBLISHED

London: B. Fellowes, 1845. Reprint. Octavo. Good with no dust jacket. Orange-brown spine with gold lettering. Slight rubbing to extremities of book spine. Binding sound. Small stain to book fore-edge. Text pages generally clean and unmarked. 519pp.
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PAVEL AXELROD AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF MENSHEVISM

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1972. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. much yellowed DJ spine with red and black titling. gently worn at tip and tail, with adjacent gray panels sunned minorly along edges and gently bumped at its corners. mild salmon pink clothbound HB with silver and gray spine titles. gently bumped corners, abrading to panel edges is slight. ivory textblock interior, with no marks or writing. 420 pp. ISBN# 674659058.
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THIS SIDE OF PEACE

Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1995. Signed First Edition. Octavo. VG+/none. Forest green leather boards with gilt lettering; gold satin bookmark ribbon sewn in. Minor shelfwear only. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on special page marked for that purpose. Shelve front open case.
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Life of the Right Reverend Samuel Wilberforce, D.D: Lord Bishop of Oxford and Afterwards of Winchester 3 Volumes

London: John Murray, 1883. Second Edition. Octavo; spine blue w/gold txt, some wear and aging, fraying at edges; boards firm & clean for all 3 volumes; binding, all three have loose hinges, vol. 1 slightly separating from headband, otherwise in good cond.; pages have wear and foxing of pgs. & text board in all 3 volumes, otherwise in very good shape for age. Vol.1 515pp; Vol. 2 466pp; Vol. 3 483pp. Overweight: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders.
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THE MISADVENTURES OF AN AGEING MULE

London: Andre Deutsch, 1989. First edition. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Orange spine with black and white lettering. DJ protected in plastic encasement and exhibits only minor shelf-wear. Covers clean, binding intact. Small discoloring smudge to lower corner of text block, otherwise text block edges clean. Owner emboss to the half-title page and final text page. Text of pages age-toned but clean and free of markings. 413pp.
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THESE EIGHTY YEARS (SIGNED)

USA: Albert W. Atwood, c. 1961. Privately Printed. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. heavy reading creases, with concave wraps spine form usage and exposure the spine has black uppercase title and full author. tan discoloration thickly borders the front/ear softcover around the bold black uppercase title, center-panel flourish and full author beneath. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. stamped by author lower on title page. clear ivory interior pages, margins show no discoloration nor marginal markings. suitable reading copy, clear interior. 291 pp.
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The ROYAL GEORGE

New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1964. First American edition. Thick octavo. VG in VG- DJ. Red and yellow spine with black lettering. Very slight rubbing to corners of the dust jacket. Age-toning to dust jacket. Covers, binding, edges, and pages all very good. 393pp.
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Wilkes: A Friend to Liberty

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. 1974. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is grey with black and red text; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, creasing to edges, age-toning, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, label on front free-end paper, age-toning, content is clear; pp 250.
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The Life of Elbridge Gerry with Contemporary Letters to the Close of the American Revolution

Boston: Wells & Lilly, 1828. Octavo;G-/no-DJ; Spine is cocked, notably discolored from aging, cloth is torn down to the text block, label has decayed, title no longer readable; Boards are in tact, major shelf/edge wear, chipping, scratches, staining and rubbing, creasing on front and back paste-downs; Text block is age toned, major spotting/ foxing throughout, some pages are loosened from binding but are all attached, all text is legible; pp 520. Shelve upstairs, on shelf next to copier.
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The Raw Pearl (Signed By Author).

New York, NY. Harcourt Brace & World, Inc. 1968. OCTAVO; VG-/GOOD+; dj, Black Spine w/ Orange Text; HB; Orange Cloth Spine w/ Black Text; Ex Libris, Inscribed & Signed By Author; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 206pp.; Illus., B&W Photos; dj, Slight Rubbing, Chipping, Small Creases, Slight Stains; Spine. Slight Rubbing.
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Talking to Myself (Signed By Author).

New York, NY. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. 1971. First Edition. OCTAVO; VG/VG-; dj, White Spine w/ Orange & Pink Text; HB; Purple Cloth Spine w/ Gilt Text; Ex Libris, Inscribed & Signed By Author; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 233pp.; dj, Slight Rubbing, Slight Creases, Slight Stains; Spine, Slight Rubbing, Small Stain.
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The Past Has Another Pattern [signed]

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1982. Signed; Octavo; VG/VG; Light blue spine with black and tan text. DJ has general shelf wear, age toned spine, price clipped, but no tears; Boards have general shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, front end paper is signed by author; pp 527.
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Gunbird Driver: A Marine Huey Pilot's War in Vietnam

Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2008. First edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with silver text; Minor rubbing to boards and library sticker on back board, otherwise boards strong, corners sharp, and binding strong; Library stamp on title page, otherwise clean; pp 236.
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STRUGGLES AND TRIUMPHS: OR, FORTY YEARS' RECOLLECTIONS OF P.T. BARNUM

Buffalo, NY: Courier Co. 1883. "Author's edition," later printing, revised First thus. Octavo G-/none; brown cloth spine faded gilt spine titles and decorations; blind boards with stamped borders and figures; ex libris, bookplate; edges and corners abrasions and tears; text block, clean; 337 pp.; illus., text engravings and plates; gutter and hinges, split starts; age-toning; binding loose; else good.
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EASIER SAID : THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LEROY A. BATTLE (SIGNED)

Annapolis, MD: The Annapolis Publishing Company, 1995. US Printing. 8vo VG-/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine, few foxing specks and small black title, smaller bold black subtitle and tinier black capitals for publisher past mid-spine. foxed b/w illustrated front wraps cover, lightly on rear. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. basically clear interior textblock.includes b/w scanned images, photos, documents and more with titling and text detail. head edge has a few spots. 198 pp. ISBN# 1884878040.
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EASIER SAID : TUSKEGEE AIRMAN, EDUCATOR, JAZZ MUSICIAN (INSCRIBED)

Annapolis, Maryland: The Annapolis Publihsing Company, 1995. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. ivory bisque wraps spine with brown/black title, tiny black subtitle and illustrated softcover panels. no reading crease, very neat with four sections of b/w photos and text detail. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE AND TITLE PAGE. gently perused with no edgewear. 198 pp. ISBN# 1884878040.
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Emile Coue and His Life Work

New York: American Library Service, 1923. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine blue w/no txt, creasing at joints, some minor shelf wear; boards firm & clean; binding quite strong; pages have minor wear, aging. In excellent condition. 33pp.
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Beyond the Chestnut Trees

New York: The Overlook Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket spine rust w/white txt, indentation at joints, sml clean tears at top front of DJ, missing top corner of DJ in the back, shelf wear; boards firm, clean; binding strong, some separation from head band, but still good; pages clean: minor wear, aging, inscribed by author on free front page, excellent condition. 221pp.
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Lord Macaulay: Victorian Liberal

Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1938. First. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; blue spine with gold text; boards strong, clean; textblock clean; 387pp.
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