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1 A Wood, Anthony / Intro By Llewelyn Powys The Life and Times of Anthony a Wood
Oxford University Press - World's Classics

1961 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + 
Unclipped dustwrapper has light general wear (a little dusty to outer edges) and a little even tining to the spine strip, neat name on endpaper otherwise as new. 372 020382 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Ackroyd, Joyce (Translated and with an introduction and notes by) Told Round a Brushwood Fire. The Autobiography of Arai Hakuseki
Princeton University Press

1979 0680082482 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Wonderful unmarked, coppy, just a hint of fading at top and bottom of board edges - there is some light uneven fading to the dustwrapper which is otherwise unclipped and very near fine, dustwrapper is unclipped and in a freh mylar sleeve, 347p 018716 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Arthur Symons Aubrey Beardsley
John Baker Publishers

1966 Early Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
16 plates, 63p 000581 
Price: 8.00 USD
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4 AW Lawrence Letters to T.E. Lawrence
Jonathon Cape

1962 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
Crown 8vo, goldenbrown cloth, gilt spine titles, small circular library stamp on copyright page and small gold, UK ownership lbale on front pastedown, o/w near fine. Covered in removable mylar wrap. Tielpage printed in in red & black, 216p 202281 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Belloc, Hillaire Joan of Arc
The Declan X. McMullen Company

New York 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good 
84pgs. Blue Cloth, white lettering. neat prev.owner signature on front endpaper. light wear to edges, otherwise near fine copy. Unclipped pictorial jacket (engraving of Joan of Arc on horse) has chips along extremities. in fresh mylar sleeve. Inspired biography by a renowned historian. 300988 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Bergreen, Laurence Capone : The Man and the Era
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group

NY 1994 0-671-74456-9 / 9780671744564 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
*A previous owner has tipped in an additional section of plates from another book on the front endpaper. 701p. 100646 
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 Bergreen, Laurence Capone The man and the Era
Simon & Schuster

1994 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
701pgs, scores of photos. 000730 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Bergreen, Laurence Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life
Broadway Books

New York 1997 0553067680 / 9780553067682 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
564pgs. Black Cloth, gilt lettering. photos. Upper corner of front panel has a slight ding, otherwise like new. unclipped jacket has slight closed tear on upper corner of front panel. in fresh mylar sleeve The author, a w ell known biographer gives an intimate, provocative and definitive portrait of one the greatest American Jazz Musicians. 300979 
Price: 28.00 USD
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9 Bowersock, G.W. Julian the Apostate
Harvard University Press

1978 0674488814 / 9780674488816 Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket 
red cloth, gilt spine titles, frontispeice a hint of wear o/w as new, unmarked, unread.. exceptional copy - exceedingly scarce in hardcover edition.. 135p 021596 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Brady, Frank Hefner
Weidenfeld and Nicolson

London 1975 029776943X / 9780297769439 First British Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+/price-clipped 
223pgs.photos. Black cloth. White and Pink lettering. Light toning to endpapers. unmarked copy. Black Dust jacket shows minor edgewear. in fresh mylar sleeve Scarce in this British Edition(different from the American ) 103876 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Breihan, Carl W. The Escapades of Frank and Jesse James
Frederick Fell

NY 1974 0811902285 / 9780811902281 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
288pgs.Written by a well known writer of Western outlaws and lawmen, an important work on the James brothers, including scores of black and white photos never before published..Black Cloth in bright, clean condition.Sticker remnant on FEP. jacket has minor wear to extremities. in mylar. 100075 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Brent, Joseph Charles Sanders Peirce: A Life
Indiana Univ Pr

1993 0253312671 / 9780253312679 Hardcover Near Fine Fine 
large square 8vo, burgundy cloth, in frash mylar sleeve, 388p 020420 
Price: 18.00 USD
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13 de Terra, Helmut Humboldt: The Life And Times Of Alexander Von Humboldt 1769- 1859
Alfred A. Knopf

1955 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
8vo, orange cloth, foredge uncut, price-clipped dustwrapper has moderate even spine toning, and alittle at the edges, now in a fresh mylar sleeve. fresh copy 386p 021020 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 di San Lazzaro, G - -Editor Homage To Marc Chagall Special Issue of XX Siecle
Tudor Publishing

1969 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
small folio, red cloth, **Lacking the original lithograph** Gilt titles on spine and cover, Profusely illustrated throughout with many plates in color. The dustwrapper has been price-clipped, 131p 019622 
Price: 80.00 USD
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15 Disselhoff, H.D. Las Grandes Civilizaciones De la America Antigua
Ayma

Barcelona 1967 Soft Cover Very Good+ 
card covers, name on first page, and a single spine crease, illustrated throughout. 366p 015240 
Price: 12.00 USD
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16 Fingleton, David Kiri Te Kanawa: A Biography
Atheneum

New York, New York, U.S.A. 1983 0689113455 / 9780689113451 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
192pgs. Red Cloth. photos.unread copy. Story of Maon girl from New Zealand and her rise to fame as a world renowned opera singer. in fresh mylar sleeve. 0301180 
Price: 18.00 USD
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17 Friedman, Myra Buried Alive: The Biography of Janis Joplin
William Morrow & Co

1973 0688001602 / 9780688001605 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
8vo backed in black cloth with gilt spine titles, and tan paper over the boards, Very well illustrated with two sections of photographic plates. Unclipped pictorial dustwrapper is in a fresh mylar sleeve. A touch of dustiness to the top edge otherwise feels and looks unread. 333pgs 202267 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Gerassi, John Jean-Paul Sartre: Hated Conscience of His Century Protestant or Protester? Volume 1 (One)
Univ of Chicago Pr

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. 1989 0226287971 / 9780226287973 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
213ps. photos. Black cloth, gilt lettering. Like new. Volume One Only. jacket is like new. 300981 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 Goddard, Donald Joey: A Biography
NY: Harper & Row, 1974

NY 1974 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good 
light water spotting on upper front cover, and inside of jacket , 450p 000120 
Price: 5.00 USD
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20 Goddard, Donald Joey: A Biography
Harper & Row

NY 1974 006011570X / 9780060115708 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good + 
small damp mark on upper right corner which mostly just creates a small warps through a number of pages. o/w generally a near fine copy in a rubbed but intact diustwrapper. 019442 
Price: 15.00 USD
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