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A NEW GENERAL BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. (9 Volumes of 12 Published)

By: (Rev. Hugh James).

Price: $187.95

Publisher: London, B. Fellowes, Et Al: 1857

Seller ID: 24640

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Vol#3, BAH-BEE+5, BRA-CAP+6, CAP-CZE+7, DAC-GEO+8, GEO-JEN+9, JEP-MAR+10, MAR-PAV+11, PAY-SEN+12, SEP-ZWI+. Lacking VOLS 1,2 and 4. This being (9 Volumes of 12 Published) . Bound in full contemporary calf leather. Six compartment spine with 5 raised bands, burgundy and black leather spine labels, some chipped. Volume XII with white linen hinge repair to front board. Biographies of thousands of notable personages largely from 1400's on. View more info

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D. H. LAWRENCE PORTRAIT OF A GENIUS BUT...

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5469

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Writers; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Photographs; Aldington, Richard D. H. Lawrence Portrait Of A Genius But... New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1950. 1st US Edition. View more info

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FANNY KREMBLE A PASSIONATE VICTORIAN

By: Armstrong, Margaret

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Macmillan: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16122

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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WOODROW WILSON LIFE AND LETTERS: YOUTH 1856-1890

By: Baker, Ray Stannard

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Page: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10567

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Presidents; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Pgar; 8vo; 325 pages View more info

Image for SINNERS DOWN THE CENTURIES - FROM CLEOPATRA TO CORA PEARL & FROM OVID TO EDMUND KEAN: 69 BC-AD1886.

SINNERS DOWN THE CENTURIES - FROM CLEOPATRA TO CORA PEARL & FROM OVID TO EDMUND KEAN: 69 BC-AD1886.

By: Barry, Philip Beaufoy

Price: $17.81

Publisher: Macrae Smith Company: 1929

Seller ID: 19485

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; market or illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Sound copy published by McRae Smith Company in 1929 View more info

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SCHUMANN - A LIFE OF SUFFERING

By: Basch, Victor, translated From The French by Cathryn Allison Phillips

Price: $14.05

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23237

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Music; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; black-and-white frontis; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 243, XI pages; Published 1931 so stated first edition. Spine sunned View more info

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ARNOLD BENNETT

By: Bennett, Mrs. Arnold

Price: $14.05

Publisher: London, A. M. Philpot: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22931

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 126 pages; First few leaves moderatley foxed, publ 1925 View more info

Image for CARR: BEING THE BIOGRAPHY OF PHILIP JOSEPH CARR, MANUFACTURER OF THE VILLAGE OF CARR FOOT, IN THE WEST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, WRITTEN BY THE GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ELIZABETH CARR BY PHYLLIS E. BENTLEY.

CARR: BEING THE BIOGRAPHY OF PHILIP JOSEPH CARR, MANUFACTURER OF THE VILLAGE OF CARR FOOT, IN THE WEST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, WRITTEN BY THE GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ELIZABETH CARR BY PHYLLIS E. BENTLEY.

By: Bentley, Phyllis E

Price: $20.63

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24326

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 396 pages; Carr: Being the Biography of Philip Joseph Carr, Manufacturer of the Village of Carr Foot, in the West Riding of Yorkshire, written by the grand-daughter, Mary Elizabeth Carr by Phyllis E. Bentley. 1933 View more info

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LIKE IT WAS: THE DIARIES OF MALCOLM MUGGERIDGE

By: Birght-Holmes, John

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, William Morrow and Co. ,: 1967

Seller ID: 13314

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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BOSWELL'S LIFE OF JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES (Complete in 8 Volumes)

By: Birrell, Augustine, Ed. [James Boswell]

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Westminster, Archibald Constable and Co: 1903

Seller ID: 17692

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 3/4 red leather over marbled boards with marbled end papers to match. Spines have dried and are brittle, 6vols life of Johnson spines covered with cloth tape - see graphic. A Tour to the Hebrides is undated but obviously a part of the set. View more info

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PRESIDENTIAL WIVES: AN ANECDOTAL HISTORY

By: Boller, Paul F. , Jr.

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 7560

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Presidents; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Boller, Paul F. , Jr. , PRESIDENTIAL WIVES: AN ANECDOTAL HISTORY, Oxford University Press, 1988, first edition. Hardbound with bright DJ FINE/FINE an owners name on front free end paper. This work came from the well known collection of the Bayard family in Delaware. They have played a prominent role in American public affairs since the 1600's. They are related by marriage to the Dodd family of Dodd Mead & Company Publishers. View more info

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LAVENGRO: SCHOLAR, GYPSY, PRIEST

By: Borrow George

Price: $14.05

Publisher: London, Peter Davies,: 1926

Seller ID: 18984

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Full page color plates, 12. View more info

Image for EVERYBODY'S BOSWELL : BEING THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON ABRIDGED FROM JAMES BOSWELL'S COMPLETE TEXT AND FROM THE "TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES."

EVERYBODY'S BOSWELL : BEING THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON ABRIDGED FROM JAMES BOSWELL'S COMPLETE TEXT AND FROM THE "TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES."

By: Boswell, James

Price: $15.86

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons, Limited: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10424

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Historians; History; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 12mo; DJ in acrylic holder. 1st thin paper edition. 609pp, mapped end papers. DJ spine sunned. View more info

Image for THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON: BOSWELL'S LIFE OF DR JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR OF THE HEBRIDES IN TEN VOLUMES WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTION BY CLEMENT SHORTER (TEMPLE BAR EDITION COMPLETE IN 10 VOLUMES) LIMITED EDITION 564/785

THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON: BOSWELL'S LIFE OF DR JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR OF THE HEBRIDES IN TEN VOLUMES WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTION BY CLEMENT SHORTER (TEMPLE BAR EDITION COMPLETE IN 10 VOLUMES) LIMITED EDITION 564/785

By: Boswell, James

Price: $361.90

Publisher: NY, Gabriel Wells/ Doubleday Page and Company: 1922

Seller ID: 19026

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 10 vols. Boswell, James. THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON: BOSWELL'S LIFE OF DR JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR OF THE HEBRIDES IN TEN VOLUMES WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTION BY CLEMENT SHORTER (TEMPLE BAR EDITION COMPLETE IN 10 VOLUMES) LIMITED EDITION 564/785 , 1922. Temple Bar Edition. #564/785. Edited by Clement Shorter. 8vo, orig. 1/4 vellum & brown bds. , t. E. G, paper spine labels, d/j's with paper spine labels. Plates. Illustrated with engravings. Some darkening to vellum... View more info

Image for THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, INCLUDING A JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES (Vol II Only of 2)

THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, INCLUDING A JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES (Vol II Only of 2)

By: Boswell, James

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers:

Seller ID: 23522

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


HUMOR; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 563 pages; Published circa 1875, original cloth, solid copy. View more info

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BOSWELL'S LIFE OF JOHNSON (ABRIDGED)

By: Boswell, James, Notes and Introduction by Jensen, Gerard Edward

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 7686

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Jensen Gerald Edward Boswell's Life Of Johnson Houghton Mifflin 1917 Boston. Vg green boards hardcover with no dustjacket. Some penciled notations. Riverside Literature Series . This work came from the well known book collection of the Bayard family in Delaware. This family has played a prominent role in American public affairs since the 1600's in Delaware. They are related by marriage to the du Ponts and the Dodd family of Dodd Mead & Company Book Publishers among others. View more info

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SOUL OF SAMUEL PEPYS

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 14501

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


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DARWIN

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19825

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


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AS GOD MADE THEM: PORTRAITS OF SOME NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICANS

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1929

Seller ID: 19051

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


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WIVES.

By: Bradford, Gamaliel.

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18778

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; President's wives View more info