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cover of Homestead

Homestead

by Kirkpatrick, Jane

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780892882816
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£6.81

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Little wear. Signed by the author on the title page. Owner's name inside front cover. Kirkpatrick's story of her and her husband's effort to build a life in the rural wilds of Central Oregon.
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cover of True at First Light

True at First Light

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780684865720
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£4.94

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Trade paperback. Little wear. Spine uncreased, pages clean, tight and unmarked. Sticker residue upper right front and lower right rear. Hemingway's last novel, this is a semi-autobiographical detailing of his last safari. Written in 1953, but not published until 1999. Edited by Hemingway's son, Patrick, who was also on the safari.
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cover of A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

by Eggers, Dave

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Turtleman Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780375725784
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£3.40

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Trade paperback. Little wear. File folder sticker near the lower edge, wrapped around the spine. Spine has no creases and the pages are clean, tight and unmarked. Owner's name inside front cover. As you may have noted, the back cover is actually another front cover. The main work is 437 pages long, and then… Read more
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cover of The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

by Van Doren, Carl, Ed.

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Published
1941
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Good+
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£4.25

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For its age, this book is well preserved. A fancy paperback with red-dyed page edges and deep red endpapers. Creases on the front cover and on the spine. Some chips along the edges of the spine and elsewhere. Pages are clean, tight and unmarked. A vintage paperback, my search has found no others on the… Read more
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cover of In Search of Identity

In Search of Identity

by el-Sadat, Anwar

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780060907051
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£5.62

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Trade paperback. Very little wear. Spine has no creases, pages are clean, tight and intact. Autobiography of a former President of Egypt.
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cover of The Road from Coorain

The Road from Coorain

by Conway, Jill Ker

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780679724360
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£3.66

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Trade paperback. Very little wear. Pages are clean, tight and unmarked, spine is without creases. Owner's name inside front cover. The story of a young girl's life growing up on an Australian sheep farm to her departure for America.
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cover of Autobiography of a Face

Autobiography of a Face

by Grealy, Lucy

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780060976736
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£3.40

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A memoir of a young woman who had the hard job as a child of dealing with cancer and the even harder job of dealing with people after her cancer was removed, along with a big part of her jaw. Very little wear. Owner's name inside front cover.
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cover of Homestead

Homestead

by Kirkpatrick, Jane

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780892882816
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£4.85

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Trade paperback. A memoir about modern-day homesteaders, living the "simple life", albeit a simple life with cars and a plane. Owner's name inside front cover and a small sticker on the lower part of the spine. Pages are clean, tight and bright, and the spine lacks creases.
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cover of Written by Herself, Volume II

Written by Herself, Volume II

by Conway, Jill Ker, Ed.

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Turtleman Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780679751090
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£4.42

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Very little wear. Pages are clean, tight and unmarked. Owner's name inside front cover. Contains fourteen excerpts from longer autobiographical works by women writers.
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cover of Mankiller: A Chief and Her People

Mankiller: A Chief and Her People

by Mankiller, Wilma and Michael Wallis

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Turtleman Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780312113933
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£5.79

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Minor wear, consisting of small chips on the edges and at the corners. Trade paperback.
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cover of Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

by Douglass, Frederick

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Turtleman Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9781593083571
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£6.73

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Very little wear to book or jacket. Barnes and Noble reprint, originally published in 1845.
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cover of Reading Lolita in Tehran

Reading Lolita in Tehran

by Nafisi, Azar

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Published
2004
Condition
Good-
ISBN
9780812971064
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£3.40

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The writer presents her memoir about teaching Western literature to girls in Revolutionary Iran, at no small risk to herself or her students. This is about a lot more than just reading books. While the book has no spine creases and the pages are clean and tight, there is an area at the rear that shows some… Read more
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cover of In Search of History

In Search of History

by White, Theodore H.

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780446971461
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£3.83

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Trade paperback. Some wear, including a few spine creases and a bent corner or two. Pages remain clean and unmarked. The autobiography of a reporter from his birth in 1915, to the end of the Kennedy "Camelot" in 1963. Although the writer mentions the upcoming Presidential campaign of 1975, he left his story in 1963, with… Read more
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cover of Angela's Ashes

Angela's Ashes

by McCourt, Frank

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Turtleman Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780684874357
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£8.52

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Very little wear to the book or jacket. Owner's name on endpaper inside the front cover, but you can barely see it as the endpapers are a very dark green. The writer's tale of growing up impoverished in Ireland. Pulitzer Prize winning memoir.
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cover of American Sniper

American Sniper

by Kyle, Chris, with Jim DeFelice and Scott McEwen

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Turtleman Books
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780062376572
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£3.15

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Very little wear, no spine creases. Pages are clean, tight and bright.
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£3.15
cover of Having Our Say

Having Our Say

by Delany, Sarah L. and A. Elizabeth Delany, with Amy Hill Hearth

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Turtleman Books
Published
1994
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780440220428
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£1.78

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Little exterior wear. The spine has one crease, right where the section of photographs is included, and, in a related event, one page of the photograph section pages has come loose, as shown in photo #4. Otherwise, all the pages appear clean, tight and intact. At the time of publication, the sisters were 103 and 105 years… Read more
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cover of Roughing It

Roughing It

by Twain, Mark

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Published
1980
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Very Good
ISBN
9780451522238
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£1.87

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Very little wear. 448 pages are clean, tight and only slightly yellowed. Originally published in 1872, this is Twian's memoir of his time travelling with his brother through Nevada, California and the Sandwich Islands (now Hawai'i).
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cover of The Liars' Club

The Liars' Club

by Karr, Mary

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Turtleman Books
Published
1995
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780140179835
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£3.15

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Some mild wear, mainly at the edges and corners. Trade paperback, 320 pages. A humorous accounting of poet Mary Karr's childhood years in East Texas.
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cover of Sully

Sully

by Sullenberger, Captain Chesley B. "Sully", III, with Jeffrey Zaslow

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Turtleman Books
Published
2016
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780062561206
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£3.40

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Trade paperback, 340 pages. Some minor wear at the corners and edges. No spine creases. Pages appear to be clean, tight and intact. Now a movie, with Tom Hanks.
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cover of Education of a Wandering Man

Education of a Wandering Man

by L'Amour, Louis

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Turtleman Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780553286526
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£2.98

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Little wear. 260 pages, all clean and tight. The autobiography of one of America's premier western storytellers.
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£2.98