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R. Marcus West vs. the Liars' Club: A Sworn Testimony

By: West, R. Marcus

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Barre, VT, Marque-Ouest Press: 1999

Seller ID: 48044

ISBN: 0971303002

Condition: Very Good


Top rear outside corner lightly bumped ; Paperback. B&W illustrations. Appendix. Documents in great detail a court case involving federal health care fraud ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; x+633+iv+9 pages View more info

Pierpont Morgan and Friends: the Anatomy of a Myth

By: Wheeler, George

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1973

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 1115

ISBN: 0136761488

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ; Black cl. B&W photos. Biblio. , notes, indes. Bio of late 19th/early 20th century financier; 8vo; 338 pages View more info

The American Year Book: a Record of Events and Progress, 1913

By: Wickware, Francis G. (Ed. )

Price: $24.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton & Company: 1914

Seller ID: 41537

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Front hinge split, very light foxing to preliminaries ; Red cloth hardback. Index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xx + 892 pages View more info

A Peculiar Humanism: The Judicial Advocacy of Slavery in High Courts of the Old South, 1820-1850

By: Wiethoff, William E

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Athens, University Of Georgia Press: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 52883

ISBN: 0820317977

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Maroon cl. xiv + 247 pp. Notes, works consulted, index; 8vo; xiv + 247 pages View more info

The Reminiscences of An Idler

By: Wikoff, Henry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Fords, Howard & Hulbert: 1880

Seller ID: 30166

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


G+, spine ends & corners rubbed, hinge starting, penned name; Decorated brown cloth hardback. xii + 596 pp. Autobiography & travels of American reporter; 8vo; xii + 596 pages View more info

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

By: Wilkerson, Isabel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage (Random House): 2011

Edition: Fourth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52535

ISBN: 0679763880

Condition: Very Good+


Small penned note by previous owner at bottom margin of first page; Signed by author on laid in bookplate. Paperback. Notes, Afterword, index. History of 20th century migration of African-Americans out of the south ; 8vo (9.20 X 6.30 X 1.70 inches); 622 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Luke G. Williams, American Entrepreneur: a Memoir by the Father of the Electronic Sign Industry

By: Williams, Luke G

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, Trade Mark Press: 2002

Seller ID: 22795

ISBN: 0971476403

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


In lightly edgeworn DJ; Green hardback binding. 190 pp + color photos. B&W in-text photos; Small 8vo; 190 pages View more info

The Open Space of Democracy

By: Williams, Terry Tempest (Paintings by Mary Frank)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Barrington, MA, The Orion Society: 2004

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 42493

ISBN: 0913098639

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author. Paperback. Color illustrations. Collection of essays on democracy; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 107 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The First 80 Years: The Cary M. Maguire Story

By: Williamson, Ronald W. and E.L. Wilks

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NP, Charles Scribner's Sons: 2010

Seller ID: 52612

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued; Full green leather hardback, marbled endpapers. Color & B&W illustrations. Appendices. Bio of American businessman and philanthropist ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages View more info

Appletons' Cyclopaedia of American Biography (6 Vols)

By: Wilson, James Grant and John Fiske (Eds)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton & Company: 1888

Seller ID: 45689

Condition: Poor


Bindings edgeworn/rubbed/rayed, dampstaining to all vols, gutters starting w/ 3 of 6 vols, occasional bio removed, leather gone from several tips; Hardbacks (leather spines & tips/marbled boards), marbled edges & endpapers, engraved plates, index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible NY

By: Winchester, Simon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 2013

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 52538

ISBN: 0062079603

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ "belly band" DJ ; Signed. Illustrated hardback binding. B&W illustrations, map endpapers. Bibliography, index. Edition specially bound by publisher with tipped-in signature page ; 8vo (9.10 X 6 X 1.70 inches); xxvi + 496 pages View more info

Frederick Billings: A Life

By: Winks, Robin W

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23996

ISBN: 0195068149

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardback (black cloth spine/yellow boards) . x+398 p B&W photos. Notes, index. Bio of 19th cent Railway builder & conservationist; 8vo; x + 398 pages View more info

Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry

By: Wirt, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, James Webster: 1818

Seller ID: 45691

Condition: Poor


Binding copy, front cover & backstrip missing, preliminaries edgeworn, mild to moderate foxing throughout. Appendix; Rear leather boards present, portrait on frontispiece ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi + 427 + xii pages View more info

Merry Christmas, Baby: A Christmas and Kwanzaa Treasury

By: Woods, Paula and Felix H. Liddell (Eds)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harpercollins: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22301

ISBN: 0060173955

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ, remainder mark on bottom edge; Decorated hardback binding. xviii + 221 pp. Color & B&W illust. Notes. Celebrates Christmas/Kwanzaa in Black communities; Square 4to; xviii + 221 pages View more info

A Contest of Faiths: Missionary Women and Pluralism in the American Southwest

By: Yohn, Susan M

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 3667

ISBN: 0801429641

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued; Blue cl. B&W photos. Biblio, index. How protestant missionaries introduced new religious values to Hispano-Catholic Southwest; 8vo; xiv + 266 pages View more info