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THE JOURNEY TO STELLA: A.D. 1710-1713

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons: 1924

Seller ID: 04299

Condition: Very Good in red cloth; spine faded; text clean and unmarked; a very few pages with bent bottom corners.


Part of Bohn's Popular Library; Dean Swift's correspondence with his friend, Esther Johnson, whom he called Stella and whom he may have secretly married. View more info

ONCE AROUND THE BASES: BITTERSWEET MEMORIES OF ONLY ONE GAME IN THE MAJORS

By: Tellis, Richard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, Triumph Books: [1998]

Seller ID: 03400

ISBN: 1-57243-277-2

Condition: Near Fine in rubbed dust jacket; a bit dusty


Nice gift for a baseball fan; profiles of 40 men who made it to the Major Leagues for only one game. View more info

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INDIA'S WALKING SAINT: THE STORY OF VINOBA BHAVE

By: Tennyson, Hallam

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday: 1955

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 03806

Condition: Very Good in dirty, edgeworn, price-clipped dust jacket; text is clean and unmarked.


Endpapers illustrated with map of India View more info

SECRETS OF THE FLESH: A LIFE OF COLETTE

By: Thurman, Judith

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 02190

ISBN: 039458872X

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


Well-done bio of the French libertine View more info

JUST FOR FUN:THE STORY OF AN ACCIDENTAL REVOLUTIONARY

By: Torvalds, Linus and Diamond, David

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02035

ISBN: 0066620724

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket, 1/2 inch closed tear at top of dust jacket spine surrounded by a few wrinkles


The story of the creator of LINUX, an open-source operating system View more info

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DEVIL IN THE DETAILS: SCENES FROM AN OBSESSIVE GIRLHOOD

By: Traig, Jennifer

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Company: [2004]

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 02862

ISBN: 0-316-15877-1

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


A coming-of-age memoir with plenty of Jewish angst; signed by the author on the title page View more info

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HANDED DOWN: THE ARTISAN TRADITION

By: Traisman, Barbara

Price: $8.99

Publisher: San Francisco, Carolyn Bean Publishing: 1980

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04148

ISBN: 0916860078

Condition: Very Good in wrappers


25 portraits of the old artisans, from cooper to bookbinder to lacemaker to stonecutter and more. View more info

HERMIT OF PEKING: THE HIDDEN LIFE OF SIR EDMOND BACKHOUSE

By: Trevor-Roper, Hugh

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 01657

ISBN: 0394411048

Condition: VG/G, bottom of spine bumped, 1/4 inch spot on half-title page, price-clipped dust jacket is edgeworn, chipped and wrinkled with glue residue on rear panel


On the verso of the half-title page are chinese characters View more info

ANGELHEADED HIPSTER: A LIFE OF JACK KEROUAC

By: Turner, Steve

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02311

ISBN: 0670870382

Condition: Fine in dustjacket


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FAMOUS FOR 15 MINUTES: MY YEARS WITH ANDY WARHOL

By: Ultra Violet

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00491

ISBN: 0151302014

Condition: NF/F, top edge dirty


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A BOOK OF REASONS

By: Vernon, John

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1999

Edition: Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 90049

ISBN: 0395944775

Condition: Fine


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SON OF A GRIFTER

By: Walker, Kent with Schone, Mark

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow/HarperCollins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02081

ISBN: 0060188650

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket, has been half read


The twisted tale of Sante and Kenny Kimes, the most notorious con artists in America View more info

EXPERIMENT IN AUTOBIOGRAPHY: DISCOVERIES AND CONCLUSIONS OF A VERY ORDINARY BRAIN (SINCE 1866)

By: Wells, H.G.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1934

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 00435

Condition: VG-/none, covers soiled, water splash evident on bottom front cover, corners bumped, back hinge starting


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ALLENDE: DEATH OF A MARXIST DREAM

By: Whelan, James R.

Price: $11.99

Publisher: New York, Arlington House: [1981]

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 04289

ISBN: 0870005030

Condition: Near Fine in a Very Good edgeworn dust jacket; one inch closed tear to rear of dj.


A biography of the world's first democratically elected Marxist president (Chile) and the US-backed coup that overthrew him; includes glossary, selected bibliography and an index in its 230 pages. View more info

THE SHANNON SAILORS: A VOYAGE TO THE HEART OF IRELAND

By: Wibberley, Leonard

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1972

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 02619

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket; brodart protected


The Mouse that Roared auther Wibberley takes a trip on the Shannon River and Grand Canal with his four sons. Like all such travelogues, it paints a picture of a particular place and time. View more info

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THE LUCK OF THE IRISH : OUR LIFE IN COUNTY CLARE

By: Williams, Niall

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Soho Press: [1995]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02617

ISBN: 1-56947-078-2

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers; sligh shelfwear


Life in a stone cottage in the west of Ireland; reminiscences of the old while Dublin and environs are getting rich View more info

WHEN SUMMER'S IN THE MEADOW: OUR LIFE IN CLARE

By: Williams, Niall and Breen, Christine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Soho Press: [1989]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02844

ISBN: 0-939149-23-0

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket; some shelfwear, dust jacket flaps creased and wrinkled


The further adventures of two American expatriates in County Clare View more info

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JOSEPH CONRAD: LIFE AND LETTERS (VOLUME II)

By: [Conrad, Joseph] Jean-Aubry, G., editor

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 03760

Condition: Very Good in chipped dust jacket; some foxing noticeable at endpapers


376 pages including bibliography and index View more info