Category: Biography


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Proceedings of the State and Assembly of New York on the Life, Character and Public Services of Roswell P. Flower

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Albany, James B. Lyon: 1900

Seller ID: 00023357

Attractive gilt portrait and titles on green cloth. Engraved portrait frontis. View more info

Biographical Dictionary of the American Congress 1774-1961

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S. Government Printing Office: 1961

Seller ID: 00030459

X-lib with usual markings and labels. Title page wrinkled. Top corners lightly bumped. View more info

Andrew Jackson, President of the Plain People

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co.: 1926

Seller ID: 1002850

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Lafayette, Friend of America

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co.: 1928

Seller ID: 1002853

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Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Richard P. Bland (Late a Representative from Missouri), Delivered in the House of Representatives and Senate, Fifty-Sixth Congress, First Session

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Govt. Printing Office: 1900

Seller ID: 01008840

Bright gilt titles on black cloth-covered embossed boards. Fresh, bright engraved portrait frontis, with tissue overlay. These memorial volumes are not uncommon, but one seldom finds one this nice. View more info

The Garfield Memorial

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Garfield National Memorial Association: 1894

Seller ID: 01017169

Silver titles on blue cloth. Just starting at hinges. A clean, fresh copy - so nice that at first glance I assumed that it was a modern reprint. View more info

Elvis Album

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Beekman House: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01027840

An excellent pictorial biography, with hundreds of photos and reproductions of contemporary newspaper and magazine stories. Gilt titles on burgundy cover, with color photo paste-on. Two tiny, light, facing smudges on fep and ffep. A very nice copy of this title. View more info

Sylvester Clark Smith (Late a Representative from California) Memorial Addresses

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1914

Seller ID: 01034735

Gilt titles on black cloth. Contents tight and clean, with fine engraved portrait frontis. 2" tear in tissue overlay. View more info

The Vision of a Blind Man

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: William E. Rudge's Sons: 1944

Seller ID: 1000188

Short biography of Edward Livingston Youmans, founder of "Popular Science Monthly." View more info

Man on Fire: John Brown and the Cause of Liberty

By: Abels, Jules

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1971

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01035812

Gilt titles on deep red cloth. 418pp. View more info

Spanning the Century: The Life of W. Averell Harriman, 1891-1986

By: Abramson, Rudy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1992

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01111827

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Boss Tweed: The Rise and Fall of the Corrupt Pol Who Conceived the Soul of Modern New York

By: Ackerman, Kenneth D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf: 2006

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01112766

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Blake: A Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 01114491

Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Sitting Bull: An Epic of the Plains

By: Adams, Alexander B.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 1992

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01060970

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Charles Francis Adams 1835-1915: An Autobiography

By: Adams, Charles Francis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1920

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: 01076536

Gilt titles on black cloth. 217pp + index. Memoir of the Civil War general, Union-Pacific chairman, economist, education reformer and historian. Includes the memorial address delivered Nov. 17, 1915, by Sen. Henry Cabot Lodge. View more info