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My First Seventy-six [76] Years: The Autobiography of Hjalmar Schacht

My First Seventy-six [76] Years: The Autobiography of Hjalmar Schacht by Schacht, Hjalmar Horace Greeley (Signed); Pyke, Diana (Translator)

London: Allan Wingate. Hardcover. B0007IWY90 Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. 552 pages. Index. Black...

$5,500.00
Lord Randolph Churchill, signed and dated by Churchill

Lord Randolph Churchill, signed and dated by Churchill by Winston S. Churchill

London: Odhams Press Limited, 1952. Hardcover. Near fine/Good plus. This is a signed and dated copy of the 1952 edition of Lor...

$5,250.00
A Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela - Signed Limited Edition

A Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela - Signed Limited Edition by Mandela, Nelson

Little, Brown & Co., 1994. Hardcover. Book is in Fine as new condition. 1st printing. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. This is one of...

$4,450.00
The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. and the Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. and the Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides by BOSWELL James

London: George Routledge and Sons, 1885. The Sir Joshua Reynolds edition. full brown crushed levant morocco, covers with geomet...

$3,500.00
Moon Walk

Moon Walk by Michael Jackson

U.S.A.: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. pp. 283, b/w and colour ph...

$3,500.00
THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D.

THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D. by Boswell, James

London: John Murray, 1835. Joints of two volumes somewhat rubbed, else fine and bright. Ten volumes, small 8vo. Illustrated wi...

$2,750.00
Rudy: An Intimate Portrait of Rudolph Valentino By His Wife, Natacha  Rambova , Of Course Valentino Was the Handsome Silent Film Star in Hollywood. A Portrait of Valentino By His Wife After His Death.  SCARCE & RARE !!

Rudy: An Intimate Portrait of Rudolph Valentino By His Wife, Natacha Rambova , Of Course Valentino Was the Handsome Silent Film Star in Hollywood. A Portrait of Valentino By His Wife After His Death. SCARCE & RARE !! by By His Wife, Natacha Rambova , with Monochrome Plates (illustrator), with Photographs, B/W Frontispiece Photograph of Rudolph Valentino Side Face Smoking PIPE By Russell Ball , , Foreword, List of Illustrations, BLANK Endpaper FORMER Owner Name, the 16

Hutchinson & Co. , London, Made & Printed in Great Britain By Mayflower Press, Plymouth,, 1926. the 16 portraits are al...

$2,700.00
IN HIS OWN WORDS

IN HIS OWN WORDS by Mandela, Nelson

Boston: Little Brown, 2003. First US edition, first prnt. Signed by Mandela on the half-title page. Forewords by President Bill ...

$2,500.00
Gandhi: An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth

Gandhi: An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth by Gandhi, Mahatma

London: Phoenix Press, 1949 First English Printing, First Edition. Publisher's original cloth and dust jacket. Former owner&...

$2,450.00
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF WILLIAM MORRIS

THE COLLECTED WORKS OF WILLIAM MORRIS by Morris, May (ed. & Introductions by)

Twenty-four volumes, first editions thus (except for Vol. VIII, "Journals of Travel in Iceland," & Vol. XXIV, "Scenes from t...

CAD $3,000.00
Pleased to Meet You ( signed )

Pleased to Meet You ( signed ) by Putland, Michael

England: Genesis Publications, 1999. Book. Illus. by Author. New. Hard Cover in Slip Case. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition... 1...

$1,900.00
English Men of Letters [38 volumes]

English Men of Letters [38 volumes] by Morley, John

Harper & Brothers, NY, 1901. 1st edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. "English Men of Letters was a series of literary biographies w...

$1,650.00
The Audacity of Hope:  Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream by Obama, Barack

NY: Crown. As New in As New dust jacket. 2006. Stated First Edition. First Printing. Hard Cover. 0307237699 . Signed by Presiden...

$1,500.00
My bondage and my freedom : Part I. Life as a slave, Part II. Life as a freeman

My bondage and my freedom : Part I. Life as a slave, Part II. Life as a freeman by DOUGLASS, Frederick

1855 1st/1st Frederick Douglass My Bondage My Freedom SLAVERY Abolition Slaves "Once you learn to read, you will be forever fr...

$1,500.00
Irving

Irving's Life of Washington [5 volumes-leather] by Irving, Washington

GP Putnam and Company, NY, 1859. Hardcover. Fine. "George Washington (1732-1799) was the first President of the United States ...

$1,450.00



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