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$8.50
1c8/46

ROMAIN ROLLAND


the man and his work

ZWEIG, STEFAN:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) illus 377pp very good- (rear board splitting from ep, corners and spine sl bruised, minor fading to boards, ep's discoloured,v faint staining to corners of text)

PUBLISHER: george allen &unwin london 1921

KEYWORDS: literature france biography

$8.50
1c24/2

EDITOR TO AUTHOR


the letters of maxwell e perkins

PERKINS, MAXWELL E & WHEELOCK, JOHN HALL (ed)

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) very good+ (sl bruising to extremities, sl creasing to top corner of text) in good+(tears/creases/rubbing to extremities, tear to bottom third of spine, small chip to head of spine, with larger chip to rear)

PUBLISHER: charles scribner's sons new york 1950

KEYWORDS: letters publishing scribner biography literature

$9.50
1c24/1

MISS JEKYLL


portriat of a great gardener

MASSINGHAM, BETTY:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) illus (some in colour) 195pp very good(sl brusing to corners and spine, sl tear to rear head of spine, sl tape stains on boards and ep's) in very good d/w (sl discolouration, sl tears/creases/chips to extremities)

PUBLISHER: country life london 1966

KEYWORDS: gardening flora biography

$13.94
1c24/3

ECHOES OF PUGET SOUND


fifty years of logging and steamboating

BIRKELAND, captain TORGER:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) illus 251pp excellent (sl bruising to head of spine) in very good d/w (sl creasing/tears to extremities)

PUBLISHER: caxton printers idaho 1960

KEYWORDS: logging steamboats puget sound maritime history biography

$9.50
1c23/12

LIFE OF GEORGE ELIOT


BROWNING, OSCAR:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) very good+ (sl bruising to corners and spine, sl discolouration to ep's)

PUBLISHER: walter scott london 1890

KEYWORDS: literature george eliot biography

$11.00
1c23/20

GEORGE ELIOT


a critical study of her life, writings and philosophy

COOKE,GEORGE WILLIS:

2nd edition ex libris (usual cancellation stamps,pockets etc) frontis 438pp very good- (some wear and bruising to spine and corners, sl rubbing, small stain to frontis, owners inscription on fep, pages sl browning)

PUBLISHER: james r osgood & co boston 1884

KEYWORDS: george eliot literature biography

$16.73
1f45/3

Man of the Rail


With a foreword by Sir John Elliot

PEARSON, A.J;

First edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. 203pp w.Frontis.,in VG+ cond. (sl.gum marking to ep's and boards at edges) in VG+ d/w (with plastic, rear flap partly trimmed)

PUBLISHER: George Allen Unwin Ltd London 1967

KEYWORDS: Pearson biography railway Britian locomotive engineering transport

$16.73
1f45/1

Traveler in a Vanished Landscape


The Life and Times of David Douglas, Botanical Explorer.

MORWOOD, WILLIAM;

First edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. 244pp in VG+ cond. (sl.gum marking to ep's and boards at edges) in VG+ d/w (with plastic)

PUBLISHER: Clarkson N. Potter New York 1973

KEYWORDS: Douglas biography botany explorations Horticulture

$16.73
1f44/19

American Women


The Standard biographical dictionary of notable women Volume III 1939-40

HOWES, DURWARD (editor):

First Edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. 1083pp in FAIR cond. (spine separating at hinges but binding still sound) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: American Publications Inc. California 1939

KEYWORDS: america history women dictionary biography

$13.94
1f44/18

The Life and Letters of Anne Isabella, Lady Noel Byron


from unpublished papers in the possession of the late Ralph, Earl of Lovelace

MAYNE, ETHEL COLBURN;

Second Edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets, etc. 502pp.,frontis., in FAIR cond. (cocked with sl.shaky spine, corners bruised, spine sunned and scuffed, internal hinges reinforced with tape) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: Constable & Co. Ltd.London 1929

KEYWORDS: Byron literature, biography letters

$22.30
1f44/20

Daylight through the Mountain


Letters and Labours of Civil Engineers Walter and Francis Shanly.

SHANLY, WALTER & FRANCIS; (edited by) WALKER, FRANK NORMAN:

first edition ex libris w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. 442pp in EXC cond. (slight bruising to corners) in VG- d/w (sl.rubbed, edges sl.crimped, spine head sl.chipped)

PUBLISHER: Engineering Institute of Canada 1957

KEYWORDS: biography Shanly, letters railway, engineering steam locomotive canada transport

$13.94
1f35/11

Virginia Woolf


DAICHES, DAVID;

first edition 169pp ex-library w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets, etc.in GOOD cond. (spine sl.shaky, boards rubbed and scuffed at edges, corners bruised, spine sunned and scuffed) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: New Directions Books U.S.A. 1942

KEYWORDS: biography virginia woolf literature

$11.15
1f35/10

Always Morning


The Life of Richard Henry Orion Horne

PEARL, CYRIL;

First Edition 276pp ex-library w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc.in VG+ cond. (sl.bruised corners and a few small bumps to edges of boards) in VG d/w (sl.sunned spine with minor wear to head & foot, corners rounded, faint stain to rear cover, sl.wear to edges)

PUBLISHER: F.W. Cheshire, Melbourne 1960

KEYWORDS: Australia history biography orion

$16.73
1f35/7

Canadian Singers & Their Songs


a collection of portraits, autograph poems & brief biographies

CASWELL, EDWARD S;

first ed. 268pp ex-library w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. in VG cond.(tape residue to paste-downs and ep's and edges of boards, upper corners sl.bruised, faint foxing & browning to ep's) in GOOD+ d/w (spine sunned, flaps trimmed, w.plastic)

PUBLISHER: Maclelland & Stewart,Toronto 1925

KEYWORDS: Biography history, songs poetry music Cananda

$13.94
1f39/57

King of Comedy


As told to Cameron Shipp

SENNETT, MACK:

First Edition 284pp ex-library w.usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc. illus. in VG cond. (v.sl bruising to corners, very faint marking to boards) in FAIR d/w (sunned spine, numerous tears and small chips)

PUBLISHER: Peter Davies London 1955

KEYWORDS: biography comedy hollywood

$13.94
1f48/21

MAJESTY & MISCHIEF


a mixed tribute to f. d. r.

WHITE, WILLIAM S;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc), 221pp, cond. excellent, d/w very good+ (v sl creases and tears to extremities)

PUBLISHER: mcgraw-hill book company, new york 1961

KEYWORDS: biography, franklin delano roosevelt

$13.94
1f48/4

JAMES PARTON


the farther of modern biography

FLOWER, MILTON E;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc), 253pp, illus, cond. excellent (v sl bruising to top of spine), d/w very good (sunned spine, small tears to extremities)

PUBLISHER: duke university press, durham 1951

KEYWORDS: biography, james parton, american

$13.94
1f48/2

ROBERT FROST


the aim was song

GOULD, JEAN;

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc), 302pp, cond. very good+ (gum stains on front and badck boards and ep's) d/w very good+ (back flap trimmed, in plastic)

PUBLISHER: dodd, mead & company, new york 1964

KEYWORDS: biography, robert frost, poet

$13.94
1f48/7

THOMAS SERGEANT PERRY


a biography and letters to perry from william, henry and garth wilkinson james

HARLOW, VIRGINIA;

ex libris (cancellation stamps, pockets etc) 394pp, illus, cond excellent (tight square copy), d/w excellent- (sunned spine, v sl shelf wear to extremities)

PUBLISHER: duke university press, durham 1950

KEYWORDS: biography, thomas sergeant perry

$13.94
1f48/5

ELLEN GLASGOW AND THE WOMAN WITHIN


GODBOLD, E. STANLY JR;

ex libris (usual cancellatin stamps, pockets etc), 322pp, illus, cond. excellent (v sl gum stains to ep's), d/w excellent (in plastic)

PUBLISHER: louisiana state university press, baton rouge 1937

KEYWORDS: biography, ellen glasgow

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