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cover of Pride Without Prejudice The Life of John O. Pastore

Pride Without Prejudice The Life of John O. Pastore

by Morgenthau, Ruth S. [foreword By Governor Edward D. DiPrete]

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biblioboy
Published
1989
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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9780932840059
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RI: The Rhode Island Historical Society [1989]. Title: Pride Without Prejudice The Life of John O. Pastore Author: Ruth S. Morgenthau Signed by John Pastore and author on front free endpaper. Publisher: Rhode Island Historical Society Date: 1989 Format: Hardcover in Dust Jacket Edition:… Read more
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cover of The Presidents and Their Wives from George Washington to William Jefferson Clinton

The Presidents and Their Wives from George Washington to William Jefferson Clinton

by Edited by C.M. Uberman

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biblioboy
Published
1997
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Fine
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Later Edition
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MD: C. M. Uberman 1997 Later edition, 82 page Trade sized paperback Illustrated with photos. A fine copy. bx 148
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cover of Your United Nations

Your United Nations

by United Nations

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biblioboy
Published
1964
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Very Good
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£10.73

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Light dust soiling and wear genfic30
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cover of Mrs. Nicholas Longworth Nee Roosevelt

Mrs. Nicholas Longworth Nee Roosevelt

by Johnston, Frances B.

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biblioboy
Published
1906
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Very Good
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Mrs. Nicholas Longworth Nee Roosevelt February 18, 1906, Supplement to the Boston Sunday Post. This beautiful sepia tone 8 x 14 inch lithograph, is a portrait of Alice Roosevelt originally taken in 1903, by Frances B. Johnston. Printed by the American Lithographing Co. commemorating the social event of the season, her wedding was attended by thousands, with thousands more… Read more
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cover of Pride Without Prejudice The Life of John O. Pastore

Pride Without Prejudice The Life of John O. Pastore

by Ruth S. Morganthau

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biblioboy
Published
1989
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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£24.77

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Providence: The Rhode Island Historical Society 1989 Hardcover. 0932840051 . First edition Limited to 1500 copies. This copy has been inscribed, signed ["Ruth S. Morgenthau"] and dated by the author on the front free endpaper. Oversize [about 8.25" x 9.75"] volume, 201 pages, illustrated, 1964 Keynote Speech, notes, bibliographical notes, index. Very… Read more
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cover of Grant's Secret Service: The Intelligence War from Belmont to Appomattox

Grant's Secret Service: The Intelligence War from Belmont to Appomattox

by William B Feis

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biblioboy
Published
2002
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Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780803220058
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£10.32

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Illustrated with photographs and maps, notes, bibliography, index. VG copy spine ends bumped, light upper corner bumping with a green remainder-like line to the top edge in Near Fine Dust Wrapper. with a trace of wear. bx77
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cover of Point of Order: A Profile of Senator Joe McCarthy

Point of Order: A Profile of Senator Joe McCarthy

by Robert P. Ingalls

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biblioboy
Published
1981
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780399208270
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£8.26

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons 1981 Hardcover. 0399208275 . First edition "Summary: Presents a biography of the unknown first-term senator from Wisconsin who became world famous in the 'nightmare' decade after World War II by charging that Communists had infiltrated the government". 159 pages, illustrated, selected bibliography, index. Very good with light… Read more
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cover of To This Dday: The 300 Years of the New Hampshire Legislature

To This Dday: The 300 Years of the New Hampshire Legislature

by Leon W Anderson

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biblioboy
Published
1981
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Good in Fair dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780914016755
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£12.39

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Prologue by J. Duane Squires This copy has been inscribed and signed and dated by the author on the half-title page. 401 pages, illustrated [including pictorial endpapers], appendices, bibliographical notes, list of illustrations, index. Good copy [minor bumping, light soiling to the lower left corner of the rear board] with light colored staining to… Read more
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cover of The Life of Dr. Samuel A. Mudd: Containing His Letters From Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas Island, Where He Was Imprisoned Four Years for Alleged Complicity in the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

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Preface by D. Eldridge Monroe Unstated edition/printing thus [but apparently an expanded/revised edition containing material not found in at least some earlier editions/printings Originally published in 1906 by The Neale Publishing Company, and also in 1975 by the Continental Book CompanyGreen cloth with gold gilt lettering/decoration, Illustrated with photographs, drawing, and a map, new chapters, addenda.… Read more
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cover of Henry Fielding, a biography

Henry Fielding, a biography

by Pat Rogers

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biblioboy
Published
1979
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780684162645
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£10.32

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons 1979 Hardcover. 0684162644 . First [US] edition. 237 pages, with 32 pages of illustrations, Fielding family tree, biographic index, reading list, general index. Near Fine copy with a trace of wear in like Dust Wrapper. .bx145
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cover of Heroes of America Martin Luther King, Jr.

Heroes of America Martin Luther King, Jr.

by Herb Boyd

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biblioboy
Published
1995
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780866119177
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£9.08

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New York: Baronet Books 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. 0866119175 Glossy pictorial boards, 239 pages, illustrated. Near Fine copy with minor bumping to the bottom edge of the rear board bx148
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cover of THE LINCOLN IDEALS: HIS PERSONALITY AND PRINCIPLES AS REFLECTED IN HIS OWN  WORDS

THE LINCOLN IDEALS: HIS PERSONALITY AND PRINCIPLES AS REFLECTED IN HIS OWN WORDS

by Lincoln, Abraham [anonymously compiled/edited] [frontispiece portrait of Lincoln by Mathew E. Brady]

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biblioboy
Published
1959
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Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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Washington: The Lincoln Sesquicentennial Commission [1959]. Very Good. 1959. Later Printing. Softcover. Later [2nd] printing. Pictorial wrappers [about 5.25" x 8.5"], saddle-stapled, 49 pages, frontispiece portrait. VG copy corner creasing, age-toning to coverbx107
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cover of Fidel A Critical Portrait

Fidel A Critical Portrait

by Tad. Szulc

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biblioboy
Published
November 1986
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688046453
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£11.56

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New York: William Morrow and Company Inc [1986]. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0688046452 . First edition. 703 pages, map endpapers, bibliography, index. Fine copy [with one tiny speck stain to the fore-edge] in Fine jacket. bx209
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cover of THE RETURN OF RICHARD NIXON AND OTHER ESSAYS

THE RETURN OF RICHARD NIXON AND OTHER ESSAYS

by McNamee, Gregory [cover photograph by Philippe Halsman]

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biblioboy
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780943173610
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£8.92

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Tucson / New York: Harbinger House [1990]. Near Fine. 1990. First Edition. Trade Paperback. 0943173612 . First edition [no statement of printing]. Pictorial wrappers, 213+ pages, notes, about the author. Near Fine copy [light upper corner crease to the front cover]. bx28
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cover of Oh, No... Jackie-O!

Oh, No... Jackie-O!

by January Jones

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biblioboy
Published
May 1998
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780966295108
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£11.56

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Speculates about Jacqueline Kennedy and Aristotle Onasis plotting the JFK assasination [as a crime of passion]. 400 pages, acknowledgments, bibliography, notes, index. Very good with light edgewear, spine ends bumped, light dust soiling to page edges in dust jacket with edge wear. bx69.
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cover of Trial by Fire: Lincoln Massachusetts and the War of Independence

Trial by Fire: Lincoln Massachusetts and the War of Independence

by Paul Brooks

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biblioboy
Published
1975
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Brown printed wrappers [about 5.5" x 8.5"], 59 pages, illustrated [including a 2 page map]. Near Fine or better copy. bx99E
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cover of In an Uncertain World: Tough Choices From Wall Street to Washington

In an Uncertain World: Tough Choices From Wall Street to Washington

by Rubin, Robert E. and Jacob Weisberg

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biblioboy
Published
2003
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Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780375505850
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New York: Random House 2003. Hardcover. 0375505857 . Later [4th] printing. This copy has been inscribed and signed by co-author Robert Rubin on the blank page facing the title page. 427+ pages, photo-illustrated, acknowledgments, index. Near Fine copy [minor spine end bumping] in Fine Dust Wrapper.; bx184.
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cover of Master Spy: the Story of Kim Philby

Master Spy: the Story of Kim Philby

by Knightley, Phillip

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biblioboy
Published
1990
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Fine
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TRADE PAPERBACK
ISBN
9780679726883
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£9.91

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Vintage Books, 1990 Fine/No Jacket. Photographs. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall.science 12
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cover of The Search for Jimmy Carter

The Search for Jimmy Carter

by Collins, Tom; Kezys, Algimantas; Rafshoon, Charles M

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biblioboy
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780876808207
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£10.57

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Waco TX: Word Books. Very good trade paperback. Edge wear, light rubbing to covers 157
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Icons of Democracy: American Leaders As Heroes, Aristocrats, Dissenters, and Democrats

by Miroff, Bruce

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biblioboy
Published
1994
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Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780465032617
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£9.07

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New York, NY: Basic Books., 1994 A profound and disturbing examination of the dangers and possibilities of democratic leadership, this book traces a fundamental tension between leadership and popular democracy that has animated American ...Near Fine with very light wear 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ref53
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