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Image for Devotedly, Virginia: The Life of Virginia Galvin Piper

Devotedly, Virginia: The Life of Virginia Galvin Piper

By: Pritchard, Melissa

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Phoenix, AZ, The Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust: 2008

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28287

Condition: New


not issued with a dust jacket. Illustrated with vintage and contemporary photographs. 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

Condition: As New


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

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Heine

By: Robertson, Ritchie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28384

ISBN: 0802131484

Condition: Fine


The life and work of one of Germany's greatest writers of verse and prose. View more info

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My Life for Beauty

By: Rubinstein, Helena

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1966

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27699

Condition: Near Fine


corner creases to first two pages, dust jacket with light edge wear and tiny chips. This book is organized in two parts: Part One, My Life, is her candid and colorful memoir and is illustrated with black and white photos; Part Two, For Beauty, is a practical treatise on every aspect of beauty care. View more info

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Regent mit mildem Zepter: König Karl von Württemberg

By: Sauer, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Deutsche-Ansalt Verlag: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28402

ISBN: 342105181X

Condition: Near Fine


owner's label on half-title page. King Karl von Württemberg (1823-1891) ruled his country in the turbulent years of Prussian-Austrian dualism and the founding of the Reich. View more info

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A European Sojourn 1943-1945: An Autobiography by Pvt. Frederick O. Scheer, Serial No. 14118781, As Recounted to Rear Admiral William O. Miller J A G C USN (Ret.)

By: Scheer, Frederick O.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: np, Frederick Oscar Scheer: 1999

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 26379

Condition: As New


not issued with a dust jacket, signed by author (not inscribed). A European Sojourn is the account of a small-town Jewish teenager who, on his first excursion beyond the borders of his home state, finds himself in a POW work camp in Adorf, Germany. From the day he enters basic training until he endures a cold German winter and makes his escape from enemy territory, Pvt. Frederick Scheer survives on little more than his good instincts, his quick thinking, and his calm and amiable nature. His is more than the usual World War II memoir. A European Sojourn is a coming-of-age story told with cla... View more info

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Ralph Adams Cram, An Architect's Four Quests: Medieval, Modernist, American, Ecumenical

By: Shand-Tucci, Douglass

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Amherst and Boston, MA, University of Massachusetts Press: 2005

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 27397

ISBN: 1558494898

Condition: Fine


signed by author; dust jacket with small tear at bottom of front panel. With 66 black and white illustrations and 8 color plates. View more info

Image for The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art

The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art

By: Smee. Sebastian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2016

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27467

ISBN: 0812994809

Condition: As New


Artistic rivalries between Matisse and Picasso, Manet and Degas, Pollock and de Kooning, and Freud and Bacon. View more info

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Winston and Clementine: The Personal Letters of the Churchills

By: Soames, Mary (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin Co: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28445

ISBN: 0395963192

Condition: Fine


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Grace Towns Hamilton and the Politics of Southern Change

By: Spritzer, Lorraine Nelson and Jean B. Bergmark

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press: 1997

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 28581

ISBN: 0820318892

Condition: Near Fine


signed by authors; gift inscription on front pastedown with notes on front endpaper from wife of prominent Atlantan mentioned in the book. View more info

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Viaje de Perico Ligero al País de Los Moros: A Critical Edition of Antonio López Matoso's Unpublished Diary, 1816-1820

By: Tatum, James C.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Middle American Research Institute, Tulane University: 1972

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26615

Condition: Very Good


light crease to front cover, slight curl to bottom of front cover and first 3 pages. With 21 illustrations. Text in English and Spanish. View more info

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Greek Boy: Growing Up Southern, A Myrtle Beach Memoir

By: Thompson, Dino

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Myrtle Beach, SC, Snug Press: 1999

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 28172

ISBN: 0966576845

Condition: As New


signed by author. View more info

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Friedrich Schiller: An Anthology for Our Time

By: Ungar, Frederick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Ungar Publishing: 1959

Seller ID: 28387

ISBN: 0804468249

Condition: Fine


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Twilight of the Wagners: The Unveiling of a Family's Legacy

By: Wagner, Gottfried

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Picador: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28336

ISBN: 0312199570

Condition: New


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Schubert: His Life, His Work, His Time

By: Wechsberg, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28382

ISBN: 0847801225

Condition: As New


dust jacket with tiny tear at top edge of front panel at spine. With 16 color plates and 100 illustrations in black and white. View more info

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Tom Watson: Agrarian Rebel

By: Woodward, C. Vann

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Savannah, GA, The Beehive Press: 1973

Seller ID: 28440

Condition: Fine


Tom Watson was the first important native white Southern leader to treat the Negro's aspirations with the seriousness human strivings deserve View more info

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Pocahontas

By: Woodward, Grace Steele

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27702

Condition: Near Fine


unfilled bookplate on first blank page, dust jacket light chipped at head and foot of spine, small tear at top edge of back panel at spine. View more info

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Abel Buell of Connecticut: Silversmith, Type Founder & Engraver

By: Wroth, Lawrence C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press: 1958

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 10821

Condition: Very Good


1st printing of this revised and englarged edition; offsetting to pastedowns and endpapers from dust jacket, previous owner's bookplate on front endpaper, article on Scotch Type in Eighteenth-Century America tipped-in, dust jacket light chipped at head and foot of darkened spine. With 9 illustrations. View more info