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Two Biographies Life of Frederich Schiller (1825) Life of John Sterling (1851)

By: CARLYLE (Thomas)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1871

Seller ID: 78862

Condition: cover wear otherwise good+

415pp octavo full leather View more info

Edward Sapir: Linguist, Anthropologist, Humanist

By: DARNELL (Regna)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berkeley, UC: 1990

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 76198

ISBN: 0520066782

Condition: very good in slightly worn dustwrapper

480pp, b/w illustrations.octavo cloth presentation copy signed "Regna" View more info

Dictionary of American Biography Including Men of the Time ... and a Supplement

By: DRAKE (Francis)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Osgood & Co.: 1879

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 85978

Condition: tear to cloth corner, mild cover wear otherwise good+

1019pp large octavo cloth View more info

Christian R Holmes Man and Physician

By: FISCHER (Martin)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Springfield, Charles Thomas: 1937

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 77942

Condition: one prelim page loose, otherwise good in worn, sunned dustwrapper

233pp, bw illustrations, quarto cloth signed in full by author View more info

John Granbery, Virginia

By: GRANBERY (Julian Hastings)

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Alice Granbery Walter: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 85571

Condition: slight corner bump, corner wear otherwise very good-

351pp, maps in pocket, errata slip, bw illustrations, as well as some in color tipped in, large octavo cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine #185 of only 500 copies printed View more info

Lyman's History of Old Walla Walla County Embracing Walla Walla, Columbia, Garfield and Asotin Counties Volume 2 only

By: LYMAN (W.B.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, S.J.Clarke Co: 1918

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85389

Condition: moderate cover wear, otherwise good

846pp b/w engraved illustrations quarto 1/2 leather View more info

Judith Jamison, Aspects of a Dancer

By: MAYNARD (Olga)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 91684

ISBN: 0385129858

Condition: cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-

294pp, b/w illustrations, octavo View more info

Makers of American History (Lot of 8 miscellaneous volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, J.A. Hill & Co.: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 85031

Condition: light split to pages at pg.24 of "Madison" vol, bumping and cover wear otherwise good+ volumes

varia pagination, b/w illustrations, octavo red cloth with decorative red leather spines included volumes: "Boone, Marquette, La Salle", "Franklin", "Madison, Monroe, Adams", "Smith, Cabot, Hudson", Stuyvesant and Houston", "Farragut", "General Grant", "Hamilton and Fulton" View more info

Adventures in Americana, Recollections of Forty Years Collecting Books, Furniture, China, Guns and Glass

By: SKIFF (Frederick Woodward)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Portland, Metropolitan Press: 1935

Edition: Limited edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 101791

Condition: slight fading to crown, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-

366pp, octavo #164 of 800cc, inscribed to Clarence R. Lindstrom in full by the author View more info

Do Not Surrender The Faith and Life of Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer

By: SNYDAL (James)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Roseville, Dry Bones Press: 2001

Edition: Paper edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 75749

ISBN: 1931333025

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good

182pp, octavo paper inscribed by Snydal View more info

Eminent Men of the Northwest 1955

By: TAYLOR (C.W. Jr. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, Charles W.Taylor Jr.: 1955

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85150

Condition: front hinge slightly weak but intact, slight cover wear otherwise good

363pp, b/w illustrations, octavo leatherette View more info

Capitol's Who's Who for Washington, The State Encyclopedia, 1949-1950 A Bibliographical Recording of the Leaders in Business, Professional and Public Life

By: WALTON (Clifford) with M. F. Murdock

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portland, Capitol Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85414

Condition: hinge starting, mild cover wear otherwise good+

592pp b/w illustrations octavo cloth View more info

Brave Are My People Indian Heroes Not Forgotten w/ foreword by Vine Deloria Jr.

By: WATERS (Frank)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Santa Fe, Clear Light: 1993

Edition: Limited edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 85884

ISBN: 0940666219

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good slipcase

189pp b/w illustrations octavo leather #153 of 300cc signed by author View more info

Southeast Asian Lives Personal Narratives and Historical Experience

By: WATERSON (Roxana) editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Athens, Ohio U.P.: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88560

ISBN: 0896802507

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good

317pp, b/w illustrations, octavo paperback View more info