Image for ....<b>Liberian Odyssey “By Hammock and Surfboat” The Autobiography of F. A. Price </b><br>

....Liberian Odyssey “By Hammock and Surfboat” The Autobiography of F. A. Price

By: [Liberia] Price, F. A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, Pageant Press,, 1954.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


The author was a black American missionary who spent 40 years in Liberia, and eventually became Liberia's Consul General to the United States. ublisher’s decorated cloth in slipcase. Bindings Tight and Square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Slipcase shows handling wear with toning and loss at one corner.ref: Blockson Collection: 991018354199703811; LCon: 54009267 View more info

Image for ....<b>Medieval And Renaissance Spain And Portugal: Studies in Honro of Arthur L-F. Askins.</b>

....Medieval And Renaissance Spain And Portugal: Studies in Honro of Arthur L-F. Askins.

By: Schaffer, Martha and Ocana, Antonio Cortijo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United Kingdom:, Tamesis Books Ltd.,, 2006.


Unused, No flaws or blemishes.This volume is dedicated to Professor Arthur L-F. Askins, whose scholarship on Spanish and Portuguese literatures of the Medieval and Renaissance periods is esteemed by colleagues around the world. Many North American and European scholars have contributed with essays of an exceptionally high scholarly quality, in English, Spanish and Portuguese, to this wide-ranging tribute, dealing with Spanish and Portuguese literary culture from ... View more info

Image for ....<B>The Eighteen Nineties: A Review of Art and Ideas at Close on 19th Century.</b>

....The Eighteen Nineties: A Review of Art and Ideas at Close on 19th Century.

By: Holbrook, Jackson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London:, Jonathan Cape., 1931


304 pages with index. 24 plates. With chapters profiling the lives and works of Aubrey Beardsley, Oscar Wilde, Rudyard Kipling, A.E. Housman, etc. Celebrating the Fin de Siecle.Pale green cloth covered boards.Stamped titles in gilt.Bindings square and tight.Text clean mild toning.Light handling with sun-faded spine.No dust jacket. View more info

Image for ...<b>  Contemporary Writers</b><br>

... Contemporary Writers

By: Woolf, Virginia; Preface: Guiguet, Jean:

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Harcourt, Brace and World Inc.,,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing: American.<br>


Among the writers discussed are George Moore, Dorothy Richardson, E. M. Forester, Aldous Huxley. D, H, Lawrence, Theodore Dreiser. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Previous owner's name on top first blank page. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 160 pages; 8.25 inches tall. View more info

Image for ...<b> A Gambling Man: Charles II's Restoration Game </b>

... A Gambling Man: Charles II's Restoration Game

By: Uglow, Jenny

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York:, Farrar, Straus and Giroux,, 2009.

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.A Gambling Man is Uglow at her best: both a vivid portrait of Charles II that explores his elusive nature and a spirited evocation of a vibrant, violent, pulsing world on the brink of modernity. View more info

Image for ...<b> A Manual of Music: Its History, Biography and Literature. A Complete History of Music, Illustrated w/ Chronological Charts, Incl. Biographies & Portraits of Eminent Composers with Characteristic Specimens from their Works, Carefully Analyzed and Explained.  </b><br>

... A Manual of Music: Its History, Biography and Literature. A Complete History of Music, Illustrated w/ Chronological Charts, Incl. Biographies & Portraits of Eminent Composers with Characteristic Specimens from their Works, Carefully Analyzed and Explained.

By: Derthick, W. M. [Editor]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Manual Publishing Co.,, 1888


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with slight beginnings of discoloration on rear board. Slight shelf lean. Includes A Dictionary of Technical and Proper Names with Definitions and Simplified Pronunciations. View more info

Image for ...<b> A Satisfied Mind: The Country Music Life of Porter Wagoner </b><br>

... A Satisfied Mind: The Country Music Life of Porter Wagoner

By: Eng, Steve

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN:, Rutledge Hill Press,, 1992,<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


A sometimes shocking and painful biography of a country music legend, from his career on The Grand Ole Opry to his position as manager of songstress Dolly Parton. Wagoner's relationship with Dolly has been the subject of years of speculation, and here he and Dolly reveal those years through letters and personal notes from that time. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar s... View more info

Image for ...<b> Amiable Autocrat. A Biography of Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes </b><br>

... Amiable Autocrat. A Biography of Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes

By: Tilton, Eleaner M.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Henry Schuman,, 1947.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. was an American polymath based in Boston. A member of the Fireside Poets, his peers acclaimed him as one of the best writers of the day. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price has light shelf wear. Bookplate on paste-down. View more info

... Archaeology of the Everglades

By: [Florida] Griffin, John W.; Griffin, Patricia C.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,, 2002.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


"An extremely important work. . . . John has brought his unprecedented knowledge of the archeology together with his anthropological and ecological insights, to provide the most thorough synthesis of the predrainage aboriginal use of this area. Now that Congress has mandated the restoration of the Everglades . . . this book will provide researchers as well as the general public with an Carefully Handled, Clean text, Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar slee... View more info

Image for ...<b> Autobiography and Personal Recollections of John B. Gough </b><br>

... Autobiography and Personal Recollections of John B. Gough

By: Gough, John B.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Springfield, Mass:, Bill, Nichols & Company,, 1869.<br>

Edition: First Edition, thus.<br>


After nearly killing himself with drink, Gough became a much in demand speaker on the subject of Temperance. Gough delivered some 9,600 lectures to more than nine million people in America, Canada, England, Scotland, and Ireland. At his death in 1886, the New York Times wrote that he "was probably better known in this country and in Great Britain than any other public speaker." Bindings tight and square. Text clean and bright. Moderate handling wear. Brown blind-s... View more info

Image for ...<b> Caribbean Reef Fishes </b><br>

... Caribbean Reef Fishes

By: Randall, John E.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: TFH Publications, U.S., 1968.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


An authoritative book on Caribbean reef fishes written by two experts in the Marine Biology field. The primary purpose is to provide identification of the 300 most common fishes that might be observed while snorkeling or diving on the reefs of the Caribbean.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

Image for ...<b> Churchill: A Life </b><br>

... Churchill: A Life

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Holt Paperbacks,, 1992


“The most scholarly study of Churchill in war and peace ever written . . . essential diplomatic history and enlightening personal history.” ―Herbert Mitgang, The New York Times.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling. minor fold top rear cover. View more info

Image for ...<b> Crane Music: A Natural History of Cranes </b>

... Crane Music: A Natural History of Cranes

By: Johnsgard, Paul A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA:, Smithsonian,, 1991

Edition: First Edition.


Bindings Tight and Square. Text clean, Light handling wear.Graced with illustrations by the author, Crane Music introduces the two North American crane species. The sandhill, most often seen, is within easy reach of bird-watchers in the center of the continent. Less visible is the whooping crane, struggling back from near extinction. View more info

Image for ...<b> Crocheted Wire Jewelry: Innovative Designs & Projects by Leading Artists </b><br>

... Crocheted Wire Jewelry: Innovative Designs & Projects by Leading Artists

By: [Jewelry Design] Fisch, Arline

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Lark Books,, 2006.<br>


The author is the world's foremost expert in adapting textile techniques for metal and takes the art to an entirely new level. With a thorough overview of the basics, even beginners can make breathtaking wire jewelry. She explains the characteristics of wire, how to achieve the best results, plus other advanced techniques. 28 outstanding projects come from world-famous contemporary jewelers.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Qualit... View more info

Image for ...<b> Cult Movie Stars </b><br>

... Cult Movie Stars

By: Peary, Danny

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster,, 1991.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.<br>


Unused, no flaws but minimal handling to dust jacket. They appeared in mysteries and slashers, horror and kung-fu films, science fiction and serials. Some, like Woody Allen and Lauren Bacall, moved on to fame and celebrity; some still conjure up fond images, and remain the favorites of a devoted few. Now film critic Peary puts the spotlight on 850 heroes and heroines of countless B-movies. View more info