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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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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MUHAMMAD

By: Glubb, Sir John

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Lanham MD, Madison Books: [1998]

Seller ID: 04611

ISBN: 1568331126

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers


Widely hailed as the best popular biography of Muhammad (pre-911). View more info

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STOP THE PRESSES! I WANT TO GET OFF!: A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE PRISONERS' DIGEST INTERNATIONAL

By: Grant, Joseph W. (Wachsberger, Ken; editor)

Price: $6.99

Publisher: East Lansing MI, Michigan State University Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04509

ISBN: 161186061X

Condition: About Very Good in wrappers; a handful of dogeared pages and a few marginal notes.


An interesting if somewhat disorganized compendium of pieces written by Grant in his Prisoners Digest International; includes in index in its 233 pages. 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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ROBERT GRAVES: THE ASSAULT HEROIC 1895-1926

By: Graves, Richard Perceval

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1986

Seller ID: 04573

ISBN: 0297789430

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket; top of dj frayed and dirty.


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LAWRENCE AND THE ARABS

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $14.99

Publisher: New York, Paragon House: 1991

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 04577

ISBN: 1557783381

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; top edge a bit dirty.


A close friend, Graves had Lawrence's permission and cooperation in this biography written in 1927; includes an index; 454 pages. View more info

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THEY HANGED MY SAINTLY BILLY

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Chicago, Academy Chicago Limited: [1980]

Seller ID: 04579

ISBN: 0897330293

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; text block edges a bit dirty.


Robert Graves recounts the life of William Palmer: surgeon, racehorse owner...a confessed forger who got girls into trouble, doped horses, robbed a few people...but was he a poisoner? View more info

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GOODBYE TO ALL THAT

By: Graves, Robert

Price: $5.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday Anchor: [1957]

Seller ID: 04587

Condition: Very Good in worn wrappers


The author's famous memoir of WWI and the changes it wrought in himself and England; his father was incensed by it. 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

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DARK STAR: AN ORAL BIOGRAPHY OF JERRY GARCIA

By: Greenfield, Robert

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co: [1996]

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 04525

ISBN: 0688147828

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket; top of spine bumped.


A collection of reminiscences and anecdotes by family, fellow musicians, members of the Grateful Dead, and fans; includes one-line bios of the speakers and an index; 374 pages. View more info

DADDY, WE HARDLY KNEW YOU

By: Greer, Germaine

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 00489

ISBN: 0394583132

Condition: F/NF, dust jacket has some wear on top edge


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POSITIVELY 4TH STREET: THE LIVES AND TIMES OF JOAN BAEZ, BOB DYLAN, MIMI BAEZ FARINA, AND RICHARD FARINA

By: Hajdu, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: [2001]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02350

ISBN: 0374281998

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


Ah, a tale of the early days of the musical counterculture when there was a new world being born View more info

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AMAZING GRACE: AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A SURVIVOR

By: Halloran, Grace

Price: $59.99

Publisher: Georgetown MA, North Star Publications (MA): 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 04220

ISBN: 1880823055

Condition: Almost Very Good in wrappers; edges dirty; small stain on top edge; front wrap wrinkled at top corner; text clean and unmarked.


A pioneer in helping those, like herself and her son, who are afflicted with the incurable, degenerative eye disease Retinitis Pigmentosa. View more info

BARBARA HEPWORTH

By: Hammacher, A.M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Universe Books: [1959]

Seller ID: 03610

Condition: Very Good in stiff cardboard wraps and ragged dust jacket; some foxing; open tear at bottom of dust jacket spine


Blurb on Hepworth from 1968 Newsweek laid in View more info

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THE BURDENS OF SISTER MARGARET: PRIVATE LIVES IN A SEVENTEETH-CENTURY CONVENT

By: Harline, Craig

Price: $5.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1994

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04618

ISBN: 0385473958

Condition: Near Fine in a slightly wrinkled dust jacket


A noted historian recreates life in a seventeenth-century Belgian convent, based on recently discovered letters of the Franciscan Grey Sister of Leuven (Louvain); includes bibliographic notes and an index in 359 pages. View more info

GARCIA LORCA

By: Honig, Edwin

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Norfolk CT, New Directions Books: [1944]

Seller ID: 03742

Condition: Very Good in edgeworn and chipped dust jacket


This study of Spain's great modern poet is the fourth volume in the Makers of Moder Literature series; includes selected bibliography and index View more info

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QUERIDA UAKAMALA

By: Hopkins, Elena

Price: $24.99

Publisher: LaVergne TN, Self Published: 2010

Seller ID: 04442

Condition: Near Fine in wrappers


Author's second chapbook on the subject following My Panama View more info

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LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF ENGLISH AUTHORS (NEW SERIES; VOL. VI, BOOK 1)

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $46.99

Publisher: East Aurora NY, Roycrofters: 1900

Edition: Limited Edition numbered 661 of 947 copies

Seller ID: 03834

Condition: Very Good in worn, faded, yapped green suede; top edge gilt with deckled fore and bottom edges; silk ribbon bookmark


Signed by Hubbard and illuminator Maud Baker; contains Hubbard's take on William Morris, Robert Browning, Alfred Tennyson, Robert Burns, John Milton, and Samuel Johnson; each author preceded by a paper-protected portrait. View more info

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LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF ENGLISH AUTHORS: ROBERT SOUTHEY

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $34.99

Publisher: East Aurora NY, Roycrofters: 1900

Edition: Limited Edition numbered 578 of 940 copies

Seller ID: 03835

Condition: Very Good in slightly worn, faded, yapped suede; top edge gilt with deckled fore and bottom edges; detached silk ribbon bookmark; some transference from illuminated letters on to facing page throughout.


Signed by Hubbard; frontpiece protrait of Southey with paper protector View more info

ROCK HUDSON: HIS STORY

By: Hudson, Rock and Davidson, Sara

Price: $12.75

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Co.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01029

ISBN: 0688064728

Condition: NF-/VG+, previous owners name and stamp on ffep, dust jacket edges are discolored


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DEFYING THE ODDS: SHARING THE LESSONS I LEARNED AS A PIONEER ENTREPRENEUR

By: Israel-Curley, Marcia

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Woodstock NY, The Overlook Press: [2002]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02485

ISBN: 1-58567-307-2

Condition: About Near Fine in dust jacket


The tale of a self-made businesswoman, founder of Judy's, looking back on her 40 years in the business; laid in is a Defying the Odds bookmark; signed by the author on the title page View more info

FEAR OF FIFTY: A MIDLIFE MEMOIR

By: Jong, Erica

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 00360

ISBN: 006017739X

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket, top edge dusty, some wrinkles on dust jacket flaps


Easy to read memoir from one of the beautiful people View more info