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Infamous Woman: The Life Of George Sand , Barry, Joseph
1 Barry, Joseph Infamous Woman: The Life Of George Sand
Garden City Doubleday 1977 0385068301 / 9780385068307 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG/VG-; DJ with light wear to edges, tight and clean  
Detailed biography of Amantine-Aurore-Lucile Dupin (George Sand, 1804-1876) ; includes detailed Notes, Bibliography and extensive index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 436 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD
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Wellington , Guedalla, Philip
2 Guedalla, Philip Wellington
New York Literary Guild 1931 B00005XY57 Hardcover VG/G+; Bound in blue cloth, endpaper maps, slight wear to edges: DJ worn on edges with small tears and chips  
Well researched biography of Sir Arthur Wesley, the first Duke of Wellington; 8vo; 536 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Gene Stratton-Porter:  Novelist and Naturalist , Long, Judith Reick
3 Long, Judith Reick Gene Stratton-Porter: Novelist and Naturalist
Indianapolis Indiana Historical Society 1990 0871950529 / 9780871950529 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG; Light shelf/reading wear to book & DJ  
Insightful biography of this important American writer and naturalist ; 8vo; 286 pp  
Price: 18.00 USD
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Thomas Wolfe:  A Biography , Nowell, Elizabeth
4 Nowell, Elizabeth Thomas Wolfe: A Biography
Doubleday 1960 B0006AWHF0 Later Printing Hardcover VG-/G; Bound in black cloth, initials embossed on ffep, false tp discolored from an old newspaper clipping; DJ rubbed, worn on edges, price-clipped and sun-faded on spine  
The author was Wolfe's literary agent and personal friend, and offers a unique perspective ; 8vo; 456 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Dorothy Thompson : A Legend In Her Time , Sanders, Marion K.
5 Sanders, Marion K. Dorothy Thompson : A Legend In Her Time
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1973 0395154677 / 9780395154670 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG-/VG; Bookplate and name on ffep; DJ price-clipped and with light wear to edges  
Well researched biography of Dorothy Thompson (1894-1961) , considered by many to be the 'First Lady of American Journalism" ; 8vo; 428 pp  
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Life and Writings of William Law Symonds , Symonds, William Law
6 Symonds, William Law The Life and Writings of William Law Symonds
Priv. print. for J.W. Symonds 1908 B000857D16 1st Edition Hardcover VG+; Bound in ribbed maronn cloth, title in gilt, slight wear to spine. Presentation copy from the publisher (Joseph W. Symonds) to General and Mrs. Selden Connors, dated November 10, 1908  
William Law Symonds (1833-1862) was born in Maine, educated at Bowdoin College and then studied theology at Cambridge Divinity School, and pastor at a Unitarian Church in Chicopee, MA before moving to New York City and starting a writing career. He contributed hundreds of entries for Appleton's Cyclopaedia on philosophical, historical and biographical subjects. He also was a frequent contributor to various newspapers and magazine, including Knickerbocker Magazine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 668 pp  
Price: 45.00 USD
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Swords and Plowshares , Taylor, Maxwell D.
7 Taylor, Maxwell D. Swords and Plowshares
New York W. W. Norton 1972 0393074609 / 9780393074604 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover G+/G+; Bound in red cloth, moisture damage along top edge of boards that has bled onto the DJ, tight an dclean copy  
Memoirs of General Maxwell Davenport Tayor (1901-1987) , a pioneer in airborne warfare in Europe during World War II. He assisted in the organization of the U. S. Army's first airborne division, the 82nd, and later led the 101st Airborne Division in its parachute assaults during the Normandy Invasion. In 1953 he was commanding general of the 8th Army and directed United Nations forces in Korea during the closing phases of the Korean War. He then served as Army chief of staff (195559) , and was appointed chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in 1962 by President John F. Kennedy, to whom he was a trusted adviser. Two years later he became U. S. Ambassador to South Vietnam, which at that time was being given increasing military support by the United States. He resigned that post in July 1965 but served as a special consultant (196569) to President Lyndon B. Johnson. A facinating career during a turbulent period of American history. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 4334 pp  
Price: 6.00 USD
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The Path To Power. , Thatcher, Margaret
8 Thatcher, Margaret The Path To Power.
New York Harpercollins 1995 0060172703 / 9780060172701 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover F/F  
The second volume in her memoirs, covering her life up to her election as the first woman Prime Minister of England in 1979. Includes many b&w photographs.; 8vo; 656 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Thatcher, Margaret The Path To Power.
New York Harpercollins 1995 0060172703 / 9780060172701 Book Club Edition Hardcover F/F; Like new, never read  
The second volume in her memoirs, covering her life up to her election as the first woman Prime Minister of England in 1979. Includes many b&w photographs.; 8vo; 656 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Good Evening Everybody : From Cripple Creek To Samarkand , Thomas, Lowell
10 Thomas, Lowell Good Evening Everybody : From Cripple Creek To Samarkand
New York William Morrow 1976 0688030688 / 9780688030681 Later Printing Hardcover VG/VG; Former owner's name on ffep; light wear to edges of DJ  
Autobiography of the legendary journalist, Lowell Thomas; 8vo; 349 pp  
Price: 8.00 USD
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Bess W. Truman , Truman, Margaret
11 Truman, Margaret Bess W. Truman
New York MacMillan 1986 0025294709 / 9780025294707 3rd Printing Hardcover VG/VG-; Gift inscription on ffep; DJ somehwat sun-faded on spine  
Includes many photographs; 8vo; 445 pp  
Price: 7.00 USD
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Where The Buck Stops:  The Personal and Private Writings of Harry S. Truman , Truman, Margaret (Ed. )
12 Truman, Margaret (Ed. ) Where The Buck Stops: The Personal and Private Writings of Harry S. Truman
New York Warner Books 1989 0446514942 / 9780446514941 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF  
Fascinating reading! ; 8vo; 388 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD
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Twilight Of The Wagners:  The Unveiling of a Family's Legacy , Wagner, Gottfried
13 Wagner, Gottfried Twilight Of The Wagners: The Unveiling of a Family's Legacy
New York Picador 1999 0312199570 / 9780312199579 1st US Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF  
The author is Richard Wagner's great grandson and examines Richard Wagner's legacy and his relationship with Hitler ; 8vo; 310 pp  
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Genes, Girls, And Gamow:  After the Double Helix , Watson, James D
14 Watson, James D Genes, Girls, And Gamow: After the Double Helix
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2002 0375412832 / 9780375412837 1st American Edition Hardcover NF/G+; Tear to upper right edge of DJ, now in protective cover  
Autobiography that picks up where his earlier story, The Double Helix, left off; 8vo; 259 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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In Search Of History:  A Personal Adventure , White, Theodore H.
15 White, Theodore H. In Search Of History: A Personal Adventure
New York Harper & Row 1978 0060145994 / 9780060145996 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG; Name on ffep; DJ with light wear to edges  
"The story of Theordore H. White's personal search for the connection between American power and American purpose. " ; 8vo; 561 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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