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MARK TWAIN'S AQUARIUM: THE SAMUEL CLEMENS ANGELFISH CORRESPONDENCE 1905-1910

By: Cooley, John ed.

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Athens GA, University of Georgia Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01143

ISBN: 082051238X

Condition: Fine in dustjacket


Mark Twain's late life association with 12 schoolgirls documented View more info

CUEVAS POR CUEVAS: NOTAS AUTOBIOGRAFICAS / CUEVAS BY CUEVAS

By: Cuevas, Jose Luis

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Mexico, EDICIONES ERA: [1966]

Edition: Edicion y Diseno de Vicente Rojo

Seller ID: 03294

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket; foxing on first and last endpapers, small white spot on front blue cloth; the number 163 stamped on the verso of page 223; chipped and worn dust jacket


Prologue by Juan Garcia Ponce; Spanish and English translations; ends with a list of shows, museum collections, prizes, books written and/or illustrated by, and bibliography of Cuevas View more info

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LETTERS OF A PORTUGUESE NUN : UNCOVERING THE MYSTERY BEHIND A 17TH CENTURY FORBIDDEN LOVE

By: Cyr, Myriam

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Miramax Books: [2006]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02719

ISBN: 0-7868-6911-9


The five famous letters with commentary; love that inspires View more info

TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST

By: Dana, Richard Henry Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1912

Edition: Cambridge Classic

Seller ID: 00275

Condition: VG/none, burgundy cloth, previous owner's name on fep, top edge gold gilt, corners bumped, wear at top and bottom of slightly cocked spine,


From Boston 'round Cape Horn to California in 1834 View more info

THE HAPPIEST MAN ALIVE: A BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY MILLER

By: Dearborn, Mary V.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00487

ISBN: 0671677047

Condition: NF/NF, slight soiling of edges, slight rubbing of jacket


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J. ROSS BROWNE: CONFIDENTIAL AGENT IN OLD CALIFORNIA

By: Dillon, Richard H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Norman OK, University of Oklahoma Press: [1965]

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 03050

Condition: Very Good in price-clipped dust jacket; edgeworn with water stain on dust jacket; slightest foxing


A biography of the travel writer and Treasury agent; well researched View more info

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RECOLLECTIONS OF MY LIFE AS A WOMAN: THE NEW YORK YEARS

By: DiPrima, Diane

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: [2001]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02889

ISBN: 0-670-85166-3

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket; slight edgewear


The Bohemian poet di Prima writes a memoir of her first three decades View more info

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THE ONLY GIRL IN THE CAR: A MEMOIR

By: Dobie, Kathy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: [2003]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02851

ISBN: 0-385-31880-4

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket, remainder marks on top and bottom edge


A coming of age memoir of considerable power View more info

AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER: MY LIFE WITH CARY GRANT

By: Donaldson, Maureen, and Royce, William

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00607

ISBN: 0399134506

Condition: VG+/VG+, bottom of spine bumped, edges lightly soiled, dust jacket is rubbed with some edgewear


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RADICAL CHAPTERS: PACIFIST BOOKSELLER ROY KEPLER AND THE PAPERBACK REVOLUTION

By: Doyle, Michael

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Syracuse NY, Syracuse University Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04176

ISBN: 0815610068

Condition: About Near Fine in dust jacket; previous owner's name on first free endpaper; a single word highlighted in yellow on page 338.


An hagiography of Roy View more info

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SPIRIT OF PLACE: LETTERS AND ESSAYS ON TRAVEL

By: Durrell, Lawrence

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Marlowe & Company: [1969]

Seller ID: 03611

ISBN: 1569247226

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; red star and bar and bottom edge; bottom corner turned up


Fantastic travel book! Durrell writes with insight and wit and warmth; I Ioved reading him on places I've been and he awakes my wanderlust to see the rest View more info

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LIFE ON TWO LEVELS: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: Duveneck, Josephine Whitney

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Los Altos CA, William Kaufmann Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04452

ISBN: 0913232564

Condition: About Very Good in edgeworn dust jacket; foxed a bit on edges and endpapers.


Introduction by Wallace Stegner; remarkable memoir by the founder of Hidden Villa; inlcudes index; 368 pages. View more info

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LIFE AND LETTERS

By: Eliot, George

Price: $17.99

Publisher: New York, Whitten: c. 1884

Edition: Angelus Edition

Seller ID: 04449

Condition: Better than Good in half-bound brown leather; green cloth; extremities of spine and corners worn; text clean an unmarked.


A volume in The Complete Works of George Eliot with illustrations and original drawings by Frank T. Merrill, H. Winthrop Pierce, W. St. John Harper, and Alice Barber Stephens; preface and appendix by her husband and editor J.W. Cross; 763 pages including index. View more info

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FERLINGHETTI: PORTRAIT

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Layton UT, Gibbs Smith Publishers: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03020

ISBN: 0-87905-851-X

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket; red star on bottom edge, edgeworn and rubbed


A collection of Christopher Felver's photos of the great man in the 80s and 90s, with a poem or two View more info

THE TIMES OF MY LIFE AND MY LIFE WITH THE TIMES

By: Frankel, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: [1999]

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 02416

ISBN: 0679448241

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket; slight spotting to bottom edge of text block, slightest edgewear to dust jacket


The executive editor of the New York Times from '86 to '94 writes his memoirs View more info

BRECHT AND COMPANY: SEX, POLITICS AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN DRAMA

By: Fuegi, John

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02108

ISBN: 0802115292

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket, red line on bottom edge


Critical bio of a dramatic genius View more info

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A WOMAN UNKNOWN: VOICES FROM A SPANISH LIFE

By: Graves, Lucia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Counterpoint Press: 2000

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 03129

ISBN: 1-58243-097-7

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket, slight shelfwear


A hybrid of biography, memoir and travel essay, this is a portrait of life in the dazzling cornucopia of Spain. Graves is the only daughter of poet Robert Graves's first marriage. View more info

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BLACK FIRE: THE TRUE STORY OF THE ORIGINAL TOM SAWYER--AND OF THE MYSTERIOUS FIRES THAT BAPTIZED GOLD RUSH-ERA SAN FRANCISCO

By: Graysmith, Robert

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 2012

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04440

ISBN: 030772056X

Condition: Better than Very Good in slightly wrinkly dust jacket.


Fascinating San Francisco history from the author of Zodiac; illustrated by the author. View more info

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GETTING TO KNOW THE GENERAL: THE STORY OF AN INVOLVEMENT

By: Greene, Graham

Price: $11.99

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1984

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 03928

ISBN: 0671541609

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket


Vintage Greene as he recounts his relationship with General Torrijos of Panama View more info

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TIMOTHY LEARY: A BIOGRAPHY

By: Greenfield, Robert

Price: $5.99

Publisher: New York, Silberman / Harcourt Inc.: 2006

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 04469

ISBN: 0151005001

Condition: Better than Very Good in dust jacket; perhaps a bit shaken.


A major biography of the LSD prophet by a former associate editor of Rolling Stone; includes endnotes and an index; 689 pages. View more info