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Image for The Immortal Elvis Presley, 1935-1977

The Immortal Elvis Presley, 1935-1977

By: Adair, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stamford, CT, Longmeadow Press: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27079


With over 75 illustrations. View more info

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Fire and Steel on the Supreme Court

By: Ayer, Eleanor H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dillon Press: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27593


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Changing Dreams: A Generation of Oaxaca's Woodcarvers

By: Barbash, Shepard (text) and Vicki Ragan (photographs)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Museum of New Mexico Press: 2007

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 26746


inscribed by author and photographer. View more info

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Maria Longworth: A Biography

By: Boehle, Rose Angela

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dayton, OH, Landfall Press: 1990

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 15208


light rubbing to edges. View more info

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Smooth Connector: The Biography of E. C. Tillman

By: Brown, Mary S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brunswick, GA, E. C. Tillman: 2000

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 27115


inscribed by Tillman; one page with corner crease, dust jacket with tear at top of rear fold. Illustrated with photographs and reproductions of newspaper articles. View more info

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My Life Experiences

By: Bryk, Alexander S.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, A. S. Bryk: 1956

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26400


not issued with a dust jacket, compliments of A. S. Bryk on front pastedown; wear to small part of gilt on front cover. This memoir by Alexander S. Bryk, a Ukrainian author of several books on the Ukraine, has a few black and white illustrations and a color fold-out map of Ukraine. Text in Ukrainian. View more info

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The Netanyahu Years

By: Caspit, Ben (text) and Ora Cummings (translation)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2017

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27270


uncorrected proof. View more info

Image for The Scott Originals: An Account of Notables & Worthies, The Originals of Characters in the Waverley Novels

The Scott Originals: An Account of Notables & Worthies, The Originals of Characters in the Waverley Novels

By: Crockett, W. S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1912

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26470


slight fading to spine, previous owner's signature and date on first page, top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Illustrated with 42 tipped-in plates. View more info

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Ichauway Plantation

By: Elliott, Charles

Price: $300.00

Publisher: np, Robert W. Woodruff: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25238


Robert Woodruff (the president of Coca Cola) created Ichauway Plantation in Baker Country, Georgia, in 1929. This large plantation of approximately 36,000 acres was used for wild turkey, quail, and dove hunting as well as bass fishing. This story of the plantation is profusely illustrated from photographs, with color plates and a color map of the plantation grounds. View more info

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Robert Winship Woodruff, A Biography of the Boss

By: Elliott, Charles

Price: $75.00

Publisher: np, Robert W. Woodruff: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25239


two tiny tears at head of spine, small split to cloth in front gutter, rubbing to corners. View more info

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Mister Potter and His Bank: A Life of Edward Potter, Jr.

By: Ford, Jesse Hill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Commerce Union Bank: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27628


corrigenda laid-in; owner's name on first page, dust jacket lightly edge worn. Illustrated with vintage photographs. View more info

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Mr. Speaker: The Biography of Tom Murphy

By: Hyatt, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macon, GA, Mercer University Press: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27130


inscribed by Tom Murphy. For more than a quarter of a century, Tom Murphy has been Speaker of the House -- longer than anyone in Georgia history. He is the dean of the nation's state legislative leaders. He speaks loudly and carries a big gavel, but there is more to this country lawyer than his front-page image and his political bravado. Illustrated with black and white photographs. View more info

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Elvis

By: Kirkland, K. D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stamford, CT, Longmeadow Press: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27077


Illustrated with 150 color and black and white photographs. View more info

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We Knapps Thought It Was Nice

By: Knapp, Edward Spring

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, Privately printed: 1940

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26975


#118 of 200 copies, Christmas card to recipient from Rosale Knapp Day laid-in; small tear and crease to paper guard for frontispiece. A history of the Knapp family of Bayshore, Long Island. Consists of three parts: Part One, The South Shore of Long Island and Our Home at Bayshore; Part Two, Pertains Mainly to Shooting; and Part Three, Sir Walter the Racehorse, Family Heirlooms and Memories, and Concerning my Mother and Her Friends. With 15 pages of photographic illu... View more info

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My Own Dear Marg: Letters Mother Kept

By: Lemmon, Georgia Powell, Margaret Powell Flowers, and Celetta Powell Jones

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, Joseph C. Woodward Co: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26381


small inscription, dust jacket with light edgewear. Georgia Powell Lemmon, Margaret Powell Flowers, and Celetta Powell Jones, the daughters of Margaret and William John Powell, have compiled a unique collection of family history. A year after their mother's death in 1983, the three sisters gathered around Margaret's breakfast table to sort through their mother's keepsakes. Among the many items were 130 letters and telegrams from their father to their mother written ... View more info

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The Windsor Style

By: Menkes, Suzy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Topsfield, MA, Salem House Publishers: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14888


dust jacket price-clipped, tiny tear at top edge of front panel at spine, tiny tear at bottom corner of front panel, two scratches to back panel. Illustrated by 122 color and 74 black and white photographs. View more info

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Potatoes Don't Grow on Trees: Journeying in the South, Volume I: I Am Somebody

By: Nash, Dorothy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Decatur, GA, Dotrock Publisher: 2004

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 27485


inscribed by author. View more info

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Potatoes Don't Grow on Trees: Journeying in the South, Volume III: Whose I Am

By: Nash, Dorothy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Decatur, GA, Dotrock Publisher: 2007

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 27486


inscribed by author. View more info

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Les Années Mistinguett

By: Pessis, Jacques and Jacques Crepineau

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Vade Retro: 2001

Seller ID: 26385


dust jacket with fading to spine and along edge of front panel. Mistinguett (1875-1956) was a French actress and singer, whose birth name was Jeanne Florentine Bourgeois. She was at one time the best-paid female entertainer in the world. This book is profusely illustrated in color and black and white. Text in French. View more info

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The Great Behind the Great

By: Right Management Consultants

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Right Management Consultants: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27556


Tells the stories of 26 people or groups who actions made others great. Illustrated with black and white photos. View more info