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The Legacy Of Simone De Beauvoir

By: Grosholz, Emily R. (Editor)

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press - Clarendon Press: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006018

ISBN: 0199265364

Condition: Fine


006018: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "This collection of new essays treats the historical, philosophical, and literary dimensions of Simone de Beauvoir's thought, and celebrates the 50th anniversary of her most influential book, The Second Sex. A team of distinguished philosophers and literary critics locate her work in the intellectual and political upheavals that marked Paris in the 1930s and 1940s; analyze her philosophical links to 17th century rationalism, and to... View more info

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Forbes Greatest Business Stories Of All Time

By: Gross, Daniel / Forbes Magazine Editors

Price: $18.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1996

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 002493

ISBN: 0471143146

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


002493: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "20 inspiring tales of entrepreneurs who changed the way we live and do business. This book brings to life extraordinary achievements, many of them forgotten or little known. ... Covering industries ranging from oil to cosmetics, from the eighteenth century up to the present. " : 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 362 pages View more info

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Music: World Of Culture Series

By: Grunfeld, Frederic V.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Newsweek Books: 1974

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004206

ISBN: 0882251015

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


004206: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "The history of music is filled with giants - the virtuoso organist Bach; the prolific, revered Papa Haydn; that genius for all seasons Mozart; tragic, impassioned Beethoven. Here to is the story of such romantics as Chopin and Liszt. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 7.5 x 10.5 in.: 192 pages View more info

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Superachievers: Portraits Of Success

By: Gschwandtner, Gerhard

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice-Hall: 1984

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 002495

ISBN: 0138763844

Condition: Fine with no Dust Jacket


002495: "As you read each interview, you will be able to examine, revise, upgrade, and redefine your personal philosophies in such important areas as physical health (Dr. Kenneth H. Cooper), money (Vinita VanCaspel), motivation (Zig Ziglar), negotiation (Gerard I. Nierenberg), mental health (Dr. David Burns) and many more.": 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 227 pages View more info

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Norman Rockwell Illustrator

By: Guptill, Arthur L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1975

Edition: Third Edition: Eighth Printing

Store ID: 003633

Condition: Fine in Good Dust Jacket


003633: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Preface by Dorothy Canfield Fisher; Biographical Introduction by Jack Alexander. Book's boards and pages are clean, unmarked, tight bound and sharp cornered. Dustjacket has several short well-repaired cuts along edges and is worn at the corners. Boards are covered with navy blue cloth. Title is embossed in gold on the front cover and initials N R appear in gold in the bottom right hand cover of the front boar... View more info

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The White House Family Cookbook

By: Haller, Henry / Aronson, Virginia

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: Seventh Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Store ID: 006555

ISBN: 0394556577

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


006555: SIGNED BY AUTHOR "TO TODD - WITH MY BEST WISHES HENRY HALLER". Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Back flyleaf is complete but creased. "Two Decades of Recipes, a Dash of Reminiscence, and a Pinch of History from America's Most Famous Kitchen. Now Henry Haller, White House Executive chef for more than twenty years, shares more than 250 best-loved recipes of the past five presidential households, each and every one an all-American c... View more info

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The White House Family Cookbook

By: Haller, Henry / Aronson, Virginia

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: First Edition: Fourth Printing

Store ID: 007776

ISBN: 0394556577

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


007776: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Two Decades of Recipes, a Dash of Reminiscence, and a Pinch of History from America's Most Famous Kitchen. Now Henry Haller, White House Executive chef for more than twenty years, shares more than 250 best-loved recipes of the past five presidential households, each and every one an all-American classic. Administration by administration, Chef Haller takes us on a culinary tour of office, stopping at bre... View more info

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The White House Family Cookbook

By: Haller, Henry / Aronson, Virginia

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: First Edition: Twelfth Printing

Store ID: 007778

ISBN: 0394556577

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


007778: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Two Decades of Recipes, a Dash of Reminiscence, and a Pinch of History from America's Most Famous Kitchen. Now Henry Haller, White House Executive chef for more than twenty years, shares more than 250 best-loved recipes of the past five presidential households, each and every one an all-American classic. Administration by administration, Chef Haller takes us on a culinary tour of office, stopping at bre... View more info

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Sinatra (Ol' Blue Eyes Remember)

By: Hanna, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House Value Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 001904

ISBN: 0517203170

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


001904: No Jacket as Issued. Initial D handwritten in corner of front flyleaf; else book is in excellent condition. Filled with photos of many, many famous film stars talking about Frank Sinatra. These include Judy Garland, Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Phil Silvers, Angie Dickinson, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8.25 x 11 in.: 66 pages View more info

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John Paul II (A Pictorial Biography)

By: Hebblethwaite, Peter / Kaufmann, Ludwig

Price: $22.50

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1979

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001897

ISBN: 0070333270

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


001897: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is complete but creased across price corner. Book was written with the collaboration of Dr. Alois Anklin and Dr. Reinhold Lehmann. "The life of Pope John Paul I is closely linked to the history of his native land. ... A dedicated man of the Church, Wojtyla was also a writer, a thinker, a philosopher and a man who has given us works of poetry as well. This portrait - documenting a journey from a... View more info

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Me: Stories Of My Life

By: Hepburn, Katharine

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 003516

ISBN: 0679400516

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


003516: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has very small repaired tear in front and original owner's name inscribed on front flyleaf. "In that inimitable Hepburn voice - witty, intelligent, candid, immediate - she tells us the stories of her life ('And when I say stories I'm afraid I mean flashes - this - that - no no the other thing') and takes us back to her childhood, into her family life ... To her early days in New York and Hollyw... View more info

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Me: Stories Of My Life

By: Hepburn, Katharine

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 003759

ISBN: 0679400516

Condition: Good in Good Dust Jacket


003759: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has stained area along edges and at top edge of front board. Pages are clean, bright, and sharp cornered. "In that inimitable Hepburn voice - witty, intelligent, candid, immediate - she tells us the stories of her life ('And when I say stories I'm afraid I mean flashes - this - that - no no the other thing') and takes us back to her childhood, into her family life ... To her early days in New Y... View more info

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Monet: Nature Into Art

By: House, John

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Cumberland, Rhode Island, Yale University Press: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 000768

ISBN: 0300037856

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


000768: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "In this beautifully illustrated book, John House analyses the career of Claude Monet, the artist who, more than any other, was responsible for the public image of Impressionism. House focuses on the evolution in Monet's painting technique and execution, relating it to his ideas, experiences and the contexts in which he worked. He reveals the complexities of Monet's methods and firmly establishes that his... View more info

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Stephen Foster, America's Troubadour

By: Howard, John Tasker

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Tudor Publishing Company: 1939

Store ID: 006406

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


006406: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has some edge cuts and a chip at the bottom of the spine area. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for original owner's name and date - September 1940 - on front flyleaf) , brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "The best and only complete biography of the great composer of some of America's most beloved folk-songs. An exhaustive volume, rich in... View more info

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Goya

By: Hughes, Robert

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A Knopf: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 004504

ISBN: 0394580281

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


004504: Stated First Edition. Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Copy has a gift label for a prior owner glued onto front flyleaf. If not for this, would have categorized book as in Fine Condition. Boards and all other pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Filled with beautiful color as well as black and white illustrations. "With characteristic critical fervor and sure-eyed insi... View more info

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The Iron Woman

By: Hughes, Ted

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Dial Books For Young Readers: 1995

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003779

ISBN: 0803717962

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


003779: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "In a spine-chilling novel that echoes his award-winning book The Iron man, England's poet laureate, Ted Hughes, tells a scary and mesmerizing tale, . Barry Moser, one of today's most honored illustrators, contributes engravings that capture all the excitement of Mr. Hughes's powerful story. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 6 x 9.25 in.: 109 pages View more info

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Churchill: A Biography

By: Jenkins, Roy

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 006478

ISBN: 0374123543

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


006478: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Dustjacket is slightly rippled at top edge near spine; else is complete and smooth. "Winston Churchill is an icon of modern history, but even though he was at the forefront of the political scene for almost sixty years, he might be remembered only as a minor player in the drama of British government had it not been for World War II. In this magesterial book, Roy Jenkin's unpara... View more info

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I Married Adventure : The Lives And Adventures Of Martin And Osa Johnson

By: Johnson, Osa

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Halcyon House: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 011299

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


011299: No dustjacket is included. Is ex-library copy in dark brown boards, with library white marking at bottom of faded spine, and library stamp found on one interior page. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Has small light stain at top of first few pages. Contains over 60 pages of black and white photographic illustrations. "Here, in a story about everywhere ... View more info

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Mother: A Collective Portrait By Mary Motley Kalergis

By: Kalergis, Mary M.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: E P Dutton: 1987

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004174

ISBN: 0525245251

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


004174: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "This beautiful book of photographs is the quintessential tribute to the women who undertake the arduous task of bearing the next generation. Illuminating interviews with the subjects accompany the portraits, as these women speak frankly about the joys and travail of the sometimes all-consuming art of motherhood. " Small tear at bottom edge of dustjacket by spine. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 10.5 x ... View more info

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Lucy In Print

By: Karol, Michael

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, iUniverse Inc: 2003

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Store ID: 005823

ISBN: 0595293212

Condition: Fine


005823: Book is SIGNED BY AUTHOR, "All my best! Michael Karol". Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Do you know why Lucille Ball registered for the Communist Party in the late 1930s? Why Vivian Vance's New Mexico hideaway was a potential killer? What Desi Arnaz was doing shooting off a gun in the middle of the night near his beach home? What William Frawley was addicted to? Did you know there was a three-act play written called I Love Lucy in 1953? Or whether or not... View more info

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The Holiness Of The Church In The Nineteenth Century Saintly Men And Women Of Our Own Times

By: Kempf, Rev. Constantine / Breymann, Rev. Francis

Price: $77.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Benziger Brothers: 1916

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 010234

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


010234: No Jacket As Issued. Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. From the School Sisters of Notre Dame, Wisconsin Library, so it has name and library markings. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book contains short biographies of numerous holy men and women, many of whom have since been canonized. It was translated from the original German by Rev. Francis Breym... View more info

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The Sins Of The Father (Joseph P. Kennedy And The Dynasty He Founded)

By: Kessler, Ronald

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Warner Books: 1996

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006336

ISBN: 0446518840

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


006336: No Jacket as Issued. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Bottom edges of a few pages (around p. 254) are lightly wrinkled. "An award-winning investigative journalist draws on interviews with the Kennedy family and their intimates to trace the life and times of Joseph Kennedy, including his sexual affairs, his daughter Rosemary's illness, and his anti-Semitism. ": 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 480... View more info

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Masters Of Painting (Their Works / Their Lives / Their Times)

By: Kielty, Bernardine

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company: 1964

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003711

Condition: Very Good in Good Dust Jacket


003711: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "With 231 Illustrations, Including 55 reproductions in full color. With warmth and gracefulness, a noted biographer tells the story of paintings and the men whose brilliance created them. Beginning with the 'sunburst' of the renaissance and ending with the 'rainbow' of Impressionism, this is a story full of light. " Dustjacket has several cuts and small chips along edges; some longer cuts are well rep... View more info

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Everybody Loves Oprah! (Her Remarkable Life Story)

By: King, Norman

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, William Morrow & Co: 1987

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004468

ISBN: 0688073964

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


004468: Stated First Edition (1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10) . Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "An Unauthorized Biography. The answers are all here in this exciting, true, no-holds-barred account - the first, absolutely unauthorized biography - of the sassy, warm, earthy, spontaneous, concerned, amazing, incredible ... Oprah Winfrey! Also gives us Oprah's views on a wide variety of topics - beauty, race, religion, romance, an... View more info

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The Papal Princes (A History Of The Sacred College Of Cardinals)

By: Kittler, Glenn D.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Funk & Wagnalls: 1960

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003966

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


003966: Dark red boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "The history of the world during the past two thousand years is, to a large extent, the history of the roman Catholic Church, and the history of the Church involves, indivisibly, the history of the Sacred College of Cardinals, whose members produce the men who become the popes. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8.5 in.: 369 pages View more info