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The Barrymores: Hollywood's First Family

By: Hoffman, Carol Stein

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kentucky, The University Press of Kentucky: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009928

ISBN: 0813122139

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. ------ "Breathtakingly thorough -- all the dedicated Barrymorephile could hope for." -- Playbill View more info

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Lytton Strachey. A Critical Biography.

By: Holroyd, Michael

Price: $29.95

Publisher: London:, Heinemann,: 1968.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 000453


Vol 1: The Unknown Years, Vol 2: The Years of Achievement.Giles Lytton Strachey ( 1880 – 1932) was a British writer and critic. A founding member of the Bloomsbury Group and author of Eminent Victorians, he is best known for establishing a new form of biography in which psychological insight and sympathy are combined with irreverence and wit. His biography Queen Victoria (1921) was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. Brown cl... View more info

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Chaucer: His Life, His Works, His World

By: Howard, Donald R.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Dutton Adult: 1987

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010060

ISBN: 052524400X

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


This exceptionally clear, comprehensive, and well-written book vividly portrays both the public context (14th-century England, Italy, and France) and the family life of the early giant of English poetry. It easily surpasses not only Marchette Chute's outdated Geoffrey Chaucer of England (1946) but also John Gardner's The Life and Times of Chaucer (1977) and Derek Brewer's Chaucer and His World (1978).No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Little Journeys to Homes Of Great Musicians. Volume Nine, New Series.

By: Hubbard, Elbert.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: The Roycrofters,, East Aurora, New York:: 1901

Seller ID: 004003

Condition: Very Good


Half leather with stamped spine titles and decorations. Leather on boards has art-deco style designs. Top edge stained tan others deckled. Silk place ribbon. Pages are laid-paper including the Roycroft watermark. Spine says 'Great Musicians II'. Bindings square and tight, Minimal wear. Minor fade to spine. Text clean and bright. This volume includes: Liszt, Beethoven, Handel, Verdi, Schumann, Brahms. View more info

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Born Under the Sign of Jazz w/CD

By: Hultin, Randi

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Europe, Sanctuary Publishing: 2000

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010545

ISBN: 1860741940

Condition: New


Like reading a jazz Lovers personal diary written in a very informal style, by a woman who was a lifelong fan of jazz music. It's amazing how many of the great names crossed her path and visited her home.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. CD still Sealed. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall; 399 pages with index. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Rod-Fishing for Salmon on the Wye with fly, minnow, prawn, etc.
[Fly Fishing]

By: Hutton, J. Arthur ; Introductory note by R. B. Marston.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, The Fishing Gazette: 1920

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010505

Condition: Very Good


Rod-Fishing for Salmon on the Wye with fly, minnow, prawn, etc. First edition. Contemporary quarter leather, paper-covered boards. 16mo; 16.5 cm; 6.5 inches tall; xii, 156 pages with 4 pp of adverts; with half-title, 4 folding plates in a pocket at rear, frontispiece, illustrations. ----------- Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear corners a bit worn with some loss. a few stray marks and stains, a bit over-opened, tiny bookp... View more info

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The Technology of the Novel: Writing and Narrative in British Fiction.

By: Jackson, Tony E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A.:, Johns Hopkins Univ Press,: 2009.

Seller ID: 001762

ISBN: 0801892449


Unused, no flaws or blemishes. The connection between speech and writing in human language has been a matter of philosophical debate since antiquity. By plumbing the depths of this complex relationship, Tony E. Jackson explains how the technology of alphabetic writing has determined the nature of the modern novel. Through striking new readings of works by Austen, Mary Shelley, Dickens, Forster, Woolf, Lessing, and McEwan, Jackson reveals how the phenom... View more info

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Madhur Jaffrey's World Vegetarian: More Than 650 Meatless Recipes from Around the Globe

By: Jaffrey, Madhur

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson Potter: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010817

ISBN: 0517596326

Condition: Fine


More than 650 recipes exemplify Madhur's unsurpassed ability to create simple, flavorful homecooking that is well within the reach of every cook. Extensive sections on Beans, Vegetables, Grains, and Dairy explore the myriad ways these staples are enjoyed worldwide.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws to note.9.25 inches tall; 758 pages with extensive index; illustrated. View more info

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An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness

By: Jamison, Kay Redfield

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010648

ISBN: 0679443746

Condition: New


Johns Hopkins psychiatry professor Jamison, whose Touched with Fire addressed the link between manic-depressive illness and creativity, offers a poignant and powerful memoir of her own struggles with and triumphs over the disease.Second Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Existentialism and Human Emotions

By: Jean-Paul Satre ; Bernard Frechtman Translation

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1957

Seller ID: 010046

Condition: Very Good


In this provocative philosophical analysis, Jean-Paul Sartre refutes the idea that existentialism drains meaning from human life, by claiming that the philosophy instead gives man total freedom to achieve his own significance.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has age-toned and has light wear to top edge. 12m... View more info

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Cucina del Sole: A Celebration of Southern Italian Cooking

By: Jenkins, Nancy Harmon

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow Cookbooks: 2007

Seller ID: 009551

ISBN: 0060723432

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Headnotes describe local folklore and traditions and what makes the food of Southern Italy a world on its own. Included are recipes for focaccias, pizzas and savory pies; soups and minestre; sauces for pasta; pasta, beans, rice, and other grains; fish and seafood; meat and poultry; vegetables; salads; and desserts. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Model and Miniature Railways

By: John Adams and John Whitehouse

Price: $21.45

Publisher: Chartwell Books: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003392

ISBN: 0890090661

Condition: Near Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. Photos show reflections from clear Mylar protective Dust-jacket cover. The lasting appeal of the hobby and its main attractions, nostalgic preservation in miniature and an absorbing creative outlet, are linked in the authoritative text and the many superb illustrations. The origins of the hobby are recalled, and its steady growth to the maturity of detailed... View more info

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State Crime, the Media, and the Invasion of Panama (Praeger Series in Criminology and Crime Control Policy)

By: Johns, Christina J.; Johnson, P. Ward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA:, Praeger,: 1993.

Seller ID: 004114

ISBN: 0275943143


No flaws or blemishes, Gift Quality. Johns and Johnson analyze the invasion of Panama in order to explore the ways in which the War on Drugs has been used as an ideological justification for a projection of U.S. state power into Latin America. They characterize the Bush Administration's reasons for the invasion as cynical ideological rhetoric which covered up strategic interests the United States had in deposing Noriega and replacing him with a more cooperative r... View more info

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Jones Essentials of Modern Investments.

By: Jones, Charles P.; Tuttle, Donald L.; Heaton, Cherrill, P.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & SOns,: 1977

Seller ID: 004029

ISBN: 0471067458

Condition: Very Good


Bindings square and tight, Text clean. Previous owner's name inside. Light shelf wear to spine corners. View more info

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Heart of Oak

By: Jones, Tristan

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, St Martins Press,: 1984.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007618

ISBN: 0312365985


"The late author, who could spin a mean tale, remembers his WWII stint in the Royal Navy; the included glossary of RN lower-deck slang is stupendous."No flaws to the unread book. Bindings tight, text clan. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has mild handling/shelf wear. View more info

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Music Everywhere: The Rock and Roll Roots of a Southern Town

By: Jourard, Marty

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida,, University Press of Florida: 2016

Seller ID: 010099

ISBN: 0813062586

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"A highly entertaining, well-written look at a city that played a major role in the history of rock and roll music. Kudos to Marty Jourard on a book of historical importance."?Kudzoo MagazineNo Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Orange Journalism: Voices from Florida's Newspapers
(Florida History and Culture)

By: Julian M. Pleasants

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University Press of Florida: 2003

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010289

ISBN: 0813026539

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 249 pages with index and bibliography. "Penetrating interviews with some of Florida's journalism titans."--Jeff Klinkenberg, St. Petersburg Times View more info

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Coming to Our Senses: Healing Ourselves and the World Through Mindfulness

By: Kabat-Zinn, Jon

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Hachette Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010827

ISBN: 0786867566

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 632 pages with selected reading. A passionate tour de force that blends personal experience with cutting-edge science, poetry, and insights culled from many traditions. [Publisher's Weekly] View more info

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Cigars, Whiskey & Winning: Leadership Lessons from Ulysses S. Grant

By: Kaltman, Al

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Prentice Hall Press,: 1998.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008421

ISBN: 073520022X


"..an entertaining glimpse at how Grant adapted to circumstances and emerged one of history's strongest leaders." -- Los Angeles Times. Unread, Unopened. No flaws but for an embossed stamp of previous owner on title page. 8vo, 322 pages with index. View more info

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In Madeleine's Kitchen

By: Kamman, Madeleine; Introduction by James Beard.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1984

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009655

ISBN: 0689114850

Condition: Near Fine


Madeleine Kamman does not simply offer a collection of recipes: she teaches, analyzes, and explains. In Madeleine's Kitchen is composed of more than 350 of Mrs. Kamman's personal combinations, inspired by the food cooked by women not only in France, but throughout the world.First Edition, First Printing. Carefully handled, Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24cm.;... View more info