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The Narnian: The Life and Imagination of C. S. Lewis

By: Alan Jacobs

Price: $8.98

Publisher: HarperOne: April 2008

Seller ID: 71749

ISBN: 0061448729

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. . . . . . . . . . .. I loved this book! I have read so many of CS Lewis's works & have always looked up to him, and this book made me feel almost like I know him. It really was fascinating to see how the people in his life showed up in his writing. I agree with another reviewer who said that it's clear the author admires Lewis, but he doesn't idolize him -- and that makes the book all the more believable. I'm not a big biography reader, but this one was different because it helps the reader understand how the events of... View more info

Starting Out in the Thirties Hardcover

By: Alfred Kazin

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: January 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46477

ISBN: B000MULW1E

Condition: Used - Very Good


First edition. Dust jacket is clean but has a tear on back, in protective archival sleeve. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Letters of Archibald Macleish: 1907-1982

By: Archibald Macleish; R. H. Winnick [Editor]

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin (T): December 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3419

ISBN: 039532159X

Condition: Collectible - Like New


1st Edition / 1st Printing - Clean!! No Marks. Light Wear On Dust Jacket. From Private Collection. In Archival Mylar Protected D 1st Edition / 1st Printing - Clean!! No Marks. Light Wear On Dust Jacket. From Private Collection. In Archival Mylar Protected Dust Jacket View more info

Timebends: A Life

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Grove Press: November 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46410

ISBN: 0802100155

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


First Trade edition 1987. Dust jacket is clean and in protective mylar. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

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At Random: The Reminiscences of Bennett Cerf

By: Bennett Cerf

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Random House: August 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 80511

ISBN: 0394478770

Condition: Collectible - Like New


Stated 1st Edition. CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . . . Part of the vanguard of young New York publishers who revolutionized the book business in the 1920s and ’30s, Cerf helped usher in publishing’s golden age. Cerf was a true personality, whose other pursuits (columnist, anthologist, author, lecturer, radio host, collector of jokes and anecdotes, perennial judge of the Miss America pageant, and panelist on What’s My Line?) helped shape his reputation as a man of boundless energy a... View more info

GEORGE WHITEFIELD: A GREAT ORATOR

By: Bessie G. Olson

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Walfred Publishing Company: January 1955

Seller ID: 33707

ISBN: B00A8PQPK6

Condition: Used - Good


Cover has some writing in pencil on it and the back page of the book has pen marks. Other than that no marks or writing observed in text. Cover has some smudges. Binding tight and square. View more info

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H.L.M.: The Mencken Bibliography

By: Betty Adler, Jane Wilhelm; Foreword-Richard Hart

Price: $189.95

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: November 1961

Seller ID: 81233

ISBN: 0801800080

Condition: Collectible - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Dust cover is in archival mylar. Wear at edges and corners. This was a working book used to help its owner, George Thompson track and inventory is collection of H. L. Mencken books and ephemera. Thompson was the preeminent H. L. Menken collector who acquired the largest private collection of Mencken literary memorabilia which is now located at The George Peabody Library at Johns Hopkins University. View more info

Theodore Dreiser

By: Burton Rascoe

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Robert M McBride: January 1925

Seller ID: 27378

ISBN: B0006D6QKY

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. View more info

Memoirs and Diaries, 1934-1973 (3 Volume Set)

By: C. L. Sulzberger

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Macmillan: 1974

Seller ID: 32940

ISBN: 281BNB1002338

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


3 Volume Set - Vol I & III are 1st Edition / 1st Printing - CLEAN! No marks. Lightly read. Vol I: A Long Row of Candles, 1934-1954 (LCCN: 69-10642); An Age of Mediocrity: Memoirs and Diaries, 1964-72 (LCCN: 73-2746); Postscript with a Chinese Accent: Memoirs and Diaries, 1972-1973 (ISBN: 0026153203) View more info

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The Lives of Norman Mailer: A Biography

By: Carl E. Rollyson

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Paragon House Publishers: October 1991

Seller ID: 12445

ISBN: 1557781931

Condition: Used - Very Good


No apparent marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. DoJ has minor shelf-wear. View more info

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My Early Times

By: Charles Dickens; Editor-Peter Rowland

Price: $7.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1988

Seller ID: 72629

ISBN: B005ZETE76

Condition: Used - Very Good


In slipcase - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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My Early Times

By: Charles Dickens; Editor-Peter Rowland

Price: $6.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1988

Seller ID: 77421

ISBN: B0094KKZLQ

Condition: Used - Like New


In slipcase - CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . Elegant presentation edition with paper label on slipcase:'With the editor's compliments~Your 1989 Presentation Volume'. Beautiful illustrations inside and extensive notes and bibliography. The ideal gift to someone who loves Dickens and fine books. View more info

A Life on the Road

By: Charles Kuralt

Price: $3.89

Publisher: Putnam Adult: October 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35313

ISBN: 0399134883

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


First edition/ first printing. Binding is tight and square. Dust jacket is clean with minor shelf wear. Enscribed to previous owner by friend on front inside cover. No marks or writing observed in the text. View more info

The Autobiography of Mark Twain

By: Charles Neider, Mark Twain

Price: $6.97

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1959

Seller ID: 75974

ISBN: B002E5PQVC

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Rough cut edges. Gently read. View more info

An Invisible Spectator: A Biography of Paul Bowles

By: Christopher Sawyer-Laucanno

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Grove Press: May 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46412

ISBN: 1555841163

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


First edition. Dust jacket is clean, in protective mylar. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Private And Fictional Words: Canadian Women Novelists Of The 1970's And 1980's

By: Coral Ann Howells

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Methuen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 672

ISBN: 0416376401

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Methuen Hardcover Edition - Clean!! No Marks. Light Wear On Cover. 1st Edition (Methuen Hardcover Edition (1967) - Clean!! No Marks. Light Wear On Cover. DJ is VG View more info

George Sand: A Biography

By: Curtis Cate

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin (T): August 1975

Seller ID: 10567

ISBN: 0395199549

Condition: Used - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Dust jacket show some shelf wear. Binding tight and square. View more info

RAIN OR SHINE: FAM AF

By: Cyra McFadden

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Knopf: March 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39611

ISBN: 039451937X

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition - No marks or writing observed in text. Dust jacket clean with minor wear. Binding tight and square. View more info

Tennessee Williams: An Intimate Biography by His Brother

By: Dakin Williams, Shepherd Mead

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arbor House: January 1983

Seller ID: 17922

ISBN: 0877954887

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


1st Edition / 1st Printing - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

Deadlines and Datelines

By: Dan Rather

Price: $3.93

Publisher: William Morrow: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73247

ISBN: 0688165664

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition. 1st Edition / 1st Printing - Full number line. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info