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$8.50
1a15/13

Benjamin Lundy and the struggle for Negro Freedom


Dillon, Merton L.

First edition 285pp ex libris (pockets and stamps) d/w in plastic, excellent

PUBLISHER: University of Illinois 1966

KEYWORDS: Lundy Negro American Slavery Ohio anthropology biography merton l dillon benamin

$8.50
1a3/8

The desert and the stars


Biography of Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence- Armitage, Flora

second edition 318pp ex libris (pockets and stamps) excellent in tatty d/w

PUBLISHER: Henry Holt and Co New York 1955

KEYWORDS: Military Biography Lawrence of Arabia

$10.00
1a1/15

Lawrence the rebel


Robinson, Edward (lawrence, t e)

first edition 228pp ex libris (pockets and stamps) fair (sl bumped boards)

PUBLISHER: Lincolns-Prager London 1946

KEYWORDS: Military WW1 t e Lawrence Travel biography

$13.94
1e1/9

THE ENIGMATIC CZAR


the life of alexander I of russia

PALEOLOGUE, MICHAEL

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc,) 326pp, b&w illust, folding map, near excellent (sl gum residue to front and rear fep's, head and foot of spine sl bumped), d/w very good + (in plastic, sl rubbed, foot of spine sl bumped)

PUBLISHER: archon books 1969

KEYWORDS: czar alexander I russia biography history

$13.94
1e1/10

THE UNKNOWN ORWELL


STANSKY, PETER & ABRAHAMS WILLIAM

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 271pp, b&w photog illust, near excellent (v sl bruised corners, head and foot of spine sl bumped, sl gum stains to fr and rear fep's) d/w very good + (in plastic, sl rubbed, head and foot of spine sl bumped)

PUBLISHER: constable london 1972

KEYWORDS: george orwell biography literature

$11.15
1e1/15

A PURITAN IN BABYLON


the story of calvin coolidge

WHITE, WILLIAM ALLEN

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 460pp, b&w photo illust, very good +(sl discoloured fr board and spine, head and foot of spine sl bumped, sl bruised corners, fr fep's and ep's and rear ep's sl discoloured, fr fep's sl loose, sticker inside fr board)

PUBLISHER: macmillan new york 1939

KEYWORDS: calvin coolidge biography america politics business history

$13.94
1e1/7

EDUARD MORIKE


his life and work

MARE, MARGARET

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 276pp, b&w and colour illust, near excellent (sl bruised corners, head and foot of spine slightly bumped) d/w very good + (sl rubbed, sl chipped corners, sl wear at extremities)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1957

KEYWORDS: eduard morike biography literature germany poetry

$13.94
1e1/4

THE LAST GREAT EMPRESS OF CHINA


HALDANE, CHARLOTTE

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc) 304pp b&w illust in fep, very good + (sl rubbing, front fep's sl creased and gum stained, sl discoloured throughout) d/w very good + (in plastic, sl rubbing, rear flap trimmed)

PUBLISHER: constable & co london 1965

KEYWORDS: history china empress tzu hsi biography royalty

$13.94
1e1/5

THAT MAN HEINE


a biography by lewis browne

BROWNE, LEWIS

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 420pp, very good + (sl cocked, sl bruised corners, head & tail of spine sl bumped, sl sunned spine, sl rubbing, sl discoloured front & rear fep's and ep's)

PUBLISHER: macmillan new york 1929

KEYWORDS: heine biography jews germany france literature poetry

$11.15
1f45/35

ROSE


a biography of rose fitzgerald kennedy

CAMERON, GAIL;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) pp247, illus, cond very good (v sl shelf wear, sl marking to fore-edge), cond d/w v good+ (in plastic).

PUBLISHER: gp putnam's sons, new york 1971

KEYWORDS: biography rose fitzgerald kennedy,

$13.94
1f45/24

FRANCIS PARKMAN


DOUGHTY, HOWARD:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) 414pp very good+ (sl gum stains on paste-down & ep's, sl bruising at top of spine) d/w very good+ (back flap trimmed, in plastic)

PUBLISHER: macmillan company, new york, 1962

KEYWORDS: parkman biography american history

$11.15
1f46/18

THE LIFE OF J. PIERPONT MORGAN


(1837 - 1913)

WINKLER, JOHN KENNEDY;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc), 350pp, cond very good- (wear to extremities, sl cocked, rubbing to spine, library sticker on front board), lacks d/w).

PUBLISHER: alfred a knope, london 1931

KEYWORDS: biography, j pierpont morgan,

$9.50
1c21/13

MY BEST MARY


selected letters of mary shelley

SPARK, MURIEL & STANFORD, DEREK:

ex libris (usual cancellation markings) modern first edition 240pp very good (sl bruising to corners and spine head) in very good d/w (sl creases and tears to extremities, small inkstain to front- so unobtrusive it may as well be part of the design)

PUBLISHER: allan wingate london 1953

KEYWORDS: modern first edition biography mary shelley letters literature

$13.94
1e2/5

NORTHCLIFFE


napoleon of fleet street

GREENWALL, HARRY, J.

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc) 249pp, b&w photo illust, very good + ( sl cocked, head and foot of spine sl bumped, sl bruised corners, sl discolouration to fr rear fep's d/w very good + (sl rubbed, head and foot pf spine sl chipped, sl wearing to extremities, corners sl chipped)

PUBLISHER: allan wingate london 1957

KEYWORDS: northcliffe biography fleet street journalism newspapers publishing england

$13.94
1e2/6

SOLZHENITSYN


a documentary record

LABEDZ, LEOPOLD

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 182pp, near excell (spine head sl bumped, corners sl bruised, s gum stians to fr and rear fep's) d/w (in plastic, sl gum stains, price clipped, rear flap sl trimmed)

PUBLISHER: allen lane penguin press 1970

KEYWORDS: solzhenitsyn biography russia literature history politics

$11.15
1e2/13

FRANCOIS VILLON


a documented survey

LEWIS, D. D. WYNDHAM

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 355pp, folding map, very good + ( spine head and foot, extermities sl bumped, corners sl bruised, sl rubbing to fr and rear bds)

PUBLISHER: sheed & ward london 1945

KEYWORDS: francois villon biography france poetry literature

$13.94
1e2/14

WALTER LIPMANN


a study in personal journalism

WEINGAST, DAVID ELLIOT

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 155pp, b&w illust, near excellent (sl sunned, spine head & foot sl bumped, corners sl bruised, d/w very good + (spin head & foot, extremities sl worn, corners sl chipped, sp sl discol'd)

PUBLISHER: rutgers university press new jersey 1949

KEYWORDS: walter lipmann, journalism biography america

$13.94
1e2/4

LUCE


his time, life and fortune

KOBLER, JOHN

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc) 296pp, very good + (head of spine sl bumped, corners sl bruised, sl gum stains to fr and rear fep's and pep's, sl rubbed) d/w (in plastic, sl gum stains to fr and rear flap)

PUBLISHER: doubleday & co new york 1968

KEYWORDS: luce biography journalism publishing america

$13.94
1e1/27

STEFAN ZWEIG


a critical biography

ALLDAY, ELIZABETH

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 248pp, near excellent (sl cocked, sl gum stains to fr and rear fep's) d/w (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: w h allen london 1972

KEYWORDS: stefan zweig biography literature austria

$13.94
1e1/25

THE RISE OF LOUIS NAPOLEON


1808-1848

SIMPSON, F. A.

ex libris (usual cancellation markings, pocket etc), 400pp, b&w illust, very good (sl rubbed, head and foot of spine sl bumped and scuffed, sl bruised corners, sl gum stains to fr board, internally reinforced with tape to fr and rear fep's)

PUBLISHER: longmans, green and co london 1909

KEYWORDS: louis napoleon biography history france politics

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