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1 (Burroughs, John). Sharp, Dallas Lore THE SEER OF SLABSIDES
New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Shelf edges worn, rubber-stamp on front pastedown otherwise about very good without dust jacket. Green cloth over boards. 
A personal account of John Burroughs life. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 (Genevieve, Sister). Rae, John SISTER GENEVIEVE: A Courageous Woman's Triumph in Northern Ireland
(New York): Warner Books/An AOL Time Warner Company, (2003). 0446528242 / 9780446528245 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The story of Sister Genevieve's battles and triumphs as principal of St. Louise's school from 1958 to 1994. The sister faced-up to guerilla warfare, the IRA, Catholic clergy, the British government and poverty. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 (Hemingway, Ernest). Sulzberger, Cyrus THE RESISTENTIALISTS
New York: Harper & Brothers, (1962). B0007E1G20 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Two patches of abrasion to the front endsheets, else near fine in café au lait cloth over ivory boards; in an age-toned, illustrated dust jacket with a faint sticker ghost to upper corner of front panel, shallow nicking, light wear and rubbing. 
Trio of factional tales of die-hard opponents of fascism--most notably perhaps, Michel Dupont, Hemingway's WWII driver and bodyguard. Sultzberger quoted from Hemingway's letters without permission, and the book was withdrawn before it was released. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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4 (Jackson, Andrew). Sumner, William Graham ANDREW JACKSON: As a Public Man
New York, N.Y.: Haskell House Publishers, Ltd., 1968. 0838302440 / 9780838302446 Reprint. Hardcover. Foxing to upper page edges and very minor wear to edges, else near fine in pale blue-gray cloth with yellow titles to the spine; no dust jacket, as issued. 
Title page reads: "What he was, what chances he had, and what he did with them." The Yale University graduate and professor's book on Jackson's life and career which was first published in 1882. 402 pages; index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 (Nader, Ralph). McCarry, Charles CITIZEN NADER
New York: Saturday Review Press, (1972). 0841501637 / 9780841501638 First edition. Hardcover. Pages mildly age-toned, else fine in the second issue dust jacket that shows some fading to the spine panel. 
A biography of consumer advocate Ralph Nader. The espionage author's first book. Second issue dust jacket with the Saturday Review Book Club statement on the lower corner of the front flap. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 (Roosevelt, Franklin D.) Davis, Kenneth S. FDR: The New York Years 1928-1933
New York: Random House, (1985). 0394516710 / 9780394516714 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. A nearly fine copy with light fading to the spine, in blue cloth over tan boards with gilt titles to the front cover and spine; in a like, mildly age-toned dust jacket with a small tear to the rear cover and a trace of fading to the spine. 
Davis received the Francis Parkman prize and a National Book Award nomination for FDR: THE BECKONING OF DESTINY, which preceded this book and received much praise from historians for his realistic portrayal of this controversial president. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7 (Stebbins, Horatio). Murdock, Charles A. HORATIO STEBBINS: His Ministry and Personality
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end lightly bumped, else a bright near fine copy in blue cloth titled in gilt; in dust jacket with several short tears to the rear panel, tiny chipping to the spine ends, and a small piece missing from the lower center of the spine, 
The subject of this memoir was for fifty years a minister of which over thirty-five years was spent in California as a leader of the Unitarian Church in San Francisco. Frontispiece portrait. 269 pages. 
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8 (Stebbins, Horatio). Murdock, Charles A. HORATIO STEBBINS: His Ministry and Personality
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end lightly bumped, else a bright near fine copy in blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine and front panel; in a lightly soiled dust jacket that is missing several small chips at the shelfedges and a thin narrow strip at the lower rear panel. 
In 1864, when Starr King died, Mr. Stebbins was called to the Church in San Francisco, at that time the only Unitarian Church on the Pacific coast; he would spend over thirty-five years in the ministry in California. Frontispiece portrait. 
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9 (Stebbins, Horatio). Murdock, Charles A. HORATIO STEBBINS: His Ministry and Personality
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end lightly bumped, else a bright near fine copy in blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine and front panel; in a lightly uniformly soiled dust jacket that is missing small thin chips from the lower front panel and is lightly shelfworn. 
For over thirty-five years Dr. Stebbins as a Unitarian minister was influential in all kinds of good works in San Francisco, California. Frontispiece portrait. 269 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 (Woodward, C. Vann). Roper, John Herbert C. VANN WOODWARD: Southerner
Athens and London: The University of Georgia Press, (1987). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. 
This influential Southern historian wrote the civil rights masterpiece, THE STRANGE CAREER OF JIM CROW, which was very controversial in his native South. 393 pages, appendices, notes, bibliography, and an index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 (Zukor, Adolph). Irwin, Will THE HOUSE THAT SHADOWS BUILT
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus, with some very faint damp staining to bottom edge of a few preliminary pages; lacking dust jacket. 
The classic biography of the pioneering movie magnate. INSCRIBED, SIGNED and dated by Zukor on the half-title to Scotty Fox. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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12 Ashton-Warner, Sylvia. SPEARPOINT
New York: Knopf, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket with one short edge tear. 
Teaching children. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Brown, Stanley MEN FROM UNDER THE SKY: The Arrival Of Westerners In Fiji. With a foreword by Raymond Burr
Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, (1973). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy bound in an attractive silk cloth with a price-clipped dust jacket. 
Illustrated with facsimile photographs and two maps. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Ch'en, Jerome YUAN SHIH-K'AI
Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1972. Second edition. Hardcover. Fine in a dust jacket with two small tears on the front panel at the spine fold. 
This highly praised revised study of a very important figure in Chinese history is a result of western and Chinese scholars. Out-of-print. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Chazin-Bennahum, Judith THE BALLETS OF ANTONY TUDOR: Studies In Psyche And Satire
New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. 0195071867 / 9780195071863 First edition. Hardcover. Remainder marks on the lower page edges, otherwise fine in dust jacket. 
410 pages including illustrations and Tudor's choreography. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Conquest, Robert STALIN AND THE KIROV MURDER
New York & Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989. 0195055799 / 9780195055795 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in gray cloth over red boards with white stamped lettering on spine; in a near fine slightly faded dust jacket. 
164 pages; notes, bibliography, index. Conquest examines the 1934 assassination of Sergei Kirov, the heir apparent to Stalin, whose death eliminated any opposition Stalin may have had, thus indirectly altering the lives of millions. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Cooke, H. Lester, Jr. FLETCHER MARTIN
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., (1977). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. Includes a biographical outline, a bibliography, an index and photocredits. 
Oblong quarto. 202 plates, many in color. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 Cullen, Bill IT'S A LONG WAY FROM PENNY APPLES
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2001). 0765307103 / 9780765307101 Reprint. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Cullen's rags to riches autobiography is what Morgan Llywelyn calls "an exhilarating example of what one can achieve with determination and good humor. Cuchulainn and Brian Boru would be proud of this latter-day hero." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Davidow, Joie MARKED FOR LIFE: A Memoir
New York: Harmony Books, (2003). 1400047412 / 9781400047413 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"After years of silence, Joie Davidson reveals the secret turmoil behind her public triumphs. Candid and moving, MARKED asks us to examine the masks we put on to hide what we think others don't want to see."--Emeralda Santiago. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 De Santis, Solange LIFE ON THE LINE: One Woman's Tale of Work, Sweat, and Survival
New York: Doubleday, (1999). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
A memoir of working on the assembly line at General Motors by an intelligent, funny and poignant journalist. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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