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  • Topic: Biography

Matches 1-20 of 2078

New York: American Historical Society, 1923.

Vol. 13 only. Quarto, half red pebbled leather, maroon cloth boards, 368 pp., many engraved portrait plates, a few color armorial plates. Good plus with moderate rubbing and flaking to leather. Contents VG. ... more

Price: $40.00

New York: American Historical Society, 1933.

1933. No volume number given, but on the half title the code is AB 55-1. Quarto, half red pebbled leather, maroon cloth boards, 461 pp, many engraved or photographic plates and a number of color armorial plates. Very good plus with minimal wear. ... more

Price: $50.00

New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000.

2000 Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. Condition rates as Fine, in a Fine Dust Jacket. ... more

Price: $14.00

Washington DC: Brassey's Inc., 2002.

2002 Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. Condition rates as Fine, in a Fine Dust Jacket. ... more

Price: $11.00

Jackson, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi, 1982.

1982, Edition not stated. Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. This volume is in Near Fine condition, in a Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Volume 1, ONLY. ... more

Price: $18.00

London: G. Allen & Unwin, 1984.

1984 Softcover, in Fine condition, showing lightest shelf wear, and showing the faint ghost of a previous seller's light pencil notation. Pages: 112, followed by ca. 44 pages of plates to the rear. ... more

Price: $26.25

Random House, 1988.

Three volume set, all in Hardcover, with Dust Jackets. All rate as in Very Good+ condition, with very light edge wear. The Dust Jackets all rate as in Very Good+ condition, with light edge wear. All three volumes are First American Editions. Volume 1 (1988) ISBN: 0394525779, Volume 2 (... more

Price: $15.00

New York: Crown, 2007.

2007 Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. Condition rates as Fine, in a Fine Dust Jacket. Book Club Edition ... more

Price: $10.00

Berkeley: University Of California Press, 1973.

1973, Edition not stated. Hardcover in Near Fine condition, with light shelf wear. A clean, tight and sharp copy. ... more

Price: $18.00

Maiden Lane [New York]: Thompson & Moreau, 1882.

8vo. Original brown cloth boards, titles and decoration stamped in gilt, black, and blind on upper board and spine, all edges gilt; pp. xv, [5], [1]-255 plus frontis and numerous small engraved vignettes and rubricated capitals throughout. Corners and spine tips bumped and rubbed, inner front hinge exposed, but joint... more

Price: $15.36

Philadelphia: John Watts, 1806.

1806 calf 8vo, 242pp. With red leather spine label, title and ruling in gilt. A good only copy with dampstaining to either end of the textblock. 1/2" loss to the lower spine end, covers rubbed at the extremeties, though binding remains firm. Contents clean. ... more

Price: $41.60

Boston: Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, 1862.

1862. Firast edition. Hardcover. 160pp. with endgraved frontis of Stearns. Ex-library with bookplate featuring 'Withdrawn stamp', and library stamps and markings on endpapers. Rubbing to boards and fraying to head and foot of spine. Former owner's bookplate on pastedown. Light staining to endpapers. ... more

Price: $20.00

Chicago: J.S. Hyland & Company, 1894.

Hardcover with decorative green cloth boards, 1894, octavo, 183pp., frontispiece in b&w, otherwise not illustrated. Book VG with mild edgewear to boards and spine ends, gilt titles on spine dulled, both inner hinges cracked, text clean and unmarked with moderate toning throughout. No DJ. ... more

Price: $25.00

Cumbreland, Rhode Island, U.S.: Harvard Univ Pr, 1978.

1978 brown cloth 8vo, 200pp. Near fine with clean, unmarked contents. No defects to remark upon. 8vo. ... more

Price: $9.60

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1855.

Two volumes, 1855. Brown cloth tall 8vo's, 611 + 666pp. Copiously illustrated. In good condition, professionally rebacked in sympathetic brown cloth with original spines and covers laid on, new endpapers. Light foxing, contents otherwise clean and unmarked. ... more

Price: $26.00

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1883.

Hardcover with decorative blue cloth boards, 1883, octavo, 604pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with rubbing and mild soil to boards, wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, previous owner's signature to front flyleaf, which bleeds onto pastedown, otherwise text clean and unmarked with mild foxing to rear endpapers.... more

Price: $45.00

Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1985.

1985 Hardcover in NEW condition. This book is still in the publisher's shrink wrap, so we are unable to confirm edition information, but we would be happy to unseal this item if you would like us to confirm any particulars. No jacket present. ... more

Price: $22.50

Lawrence: Coronado Press, 1979.

Volume one only. First edition, 1979. Hardcover, illustrated, 282 pp. + illustrations, Good copy, ink notations on the front flyleaf and to a couple pages of the foreword, page with the Preface is detached but present, minor soiling to the page-edges, wear to the tips of the covers, no dust... more

Price: $30.00

New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2005.

First printing, 2005, hardcover with paper boards in dust jacket, octavo, 437pp., illustrated in b&w. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG+ with mild edgewear to spine ends and corners, rubbing. ... more

Price: $10.00

New York: J. S. Ogilvie Publishing Company, 1902.

First Edition, 1902. Green cloth hardcover with gilt title on spine and gilt decoration on front cover, 278 pp., portrait frontispiece, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, a bit of age-toning to the pages and page-edges, minor rubbing to the book's covers, no dust jacket. A handsome copy of a... more

Price: $145.00

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