Category: Non-Fiction


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By: Fowles, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown, 1964

First Edition. Precedes the British edition." A Self-Portrait in Ideas". Bit of edgewear to spine ends and corner flaps of dustjacket. View more info

As I Live and Breathe

By: Boyd, Malcolm

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Random House, 1969

First Edition, in unprice-clipped dustjacket. Signed by the author. Book edges slightly sunned. Dustjacket has a few small tears and chips, with soiling to the white dustjacket. View more info

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Boys in the Back Room, The

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $750.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Colt Press, 1941

First Edition, limited to 100 copies printed on special paper and signed by the author May 1941. This is copy number 35. Near Fine, with corners bumped, as issued with no dustjacket. View more info

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Bush Speaks, The

By: Dicke, B. H

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Pietermaritzburg, Shuter and Shooter, 1936

First Edition, in dustjacket. First printing of 1,000 copies. Border life in Old Transvaal. Dedicated to those who fought and - LOST! Book has a few stains and wear to the spine ends. Dustjacket is chipped and taped, with water stains to spine. View more info

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By: Conrad, Earl

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, West-lewis, 1974

First Edition, in unprice-clipped dust jacket. Signed by the author, a presentation copy to Charles McCabe, famed San Francisco reporter and columnist. Dustjacket is age toned, with a few tiny chips to the edges. View more info

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Coltrane A Biography

By: Simpkins, C. O.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Herndon House, 1975

First Edition. Book has rubbing top and bottom of spine. Dusttjacket has chips and tears, wear to the corners and top and bottom of spine. View more info

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Diabolic Root, The

By: Petrullo, Vincenzo

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1934

First Edition. Subtitled, "A Study of Peyotism, The New Indian Religion, Among The Delawares." Wear to the top and bottom of spine and board corners. Soiling to the boards. Yellowing to the illustrations and pages opposite. View more info

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Down the River

By: Abbey, Edward

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton, 1982

Edition: First Edition

First Printing. Signed by the author. Slightest of rubbing to jacket edge, else fine. View more info

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Fairfield's Pioneer History of Lassen County, California

By: Fairfield, Asa Merrill

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, H. S. Crocker, 1916

First Edition. Maroon cloth, with gilt top edge, gilt titles and gilt front cover. Sunning to the spine, with slight wear to spine ends and board corners. View more info

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How to Play Golf

By: Thomson, Ben

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Prentice Hall, 1939

First Edition. Signed by the author, former championship golf instructor at Yale University. Spine bumped and worn. Slight wear to board corners. Dust jacket with chips and tears. DJ spine top and bottom missing pieces. View more info

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John Coltrane His Life and Work

By: Porter, Lewis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press, 1998

First Edition. Fine, in fine dustjacket. View more info

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Swing Era, The

By: Schuller, Gunther

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1989

First Edition. Fine, in fine dustjacket. View more info

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That Was a Time

By: Castlen, Harriet Gift

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc., 1937

First Edition, with original price on dust jacket. Foxing to spine and brown discoloration to edges of pages 9-12. Rubbing to boards. Dust jacket has a few minor chips and tears. "An old Southern mammy, very much like the one in 'Gone With The Wind' tells her story. ...We see her captured, shipped to America, and sold. ...Close to earth and realities of life she lived, for ninety years." View more info

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Tooth and Claw

By: Young, B. A. And Ffolkes, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books, 1958

First Edition, in dustjacket. Small chips and tears to dustjacket. View more info

Trending Into Maine

By: Roberts, Kenneth

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1938

First Edition. Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth. Arundel Edition, # 227 of 1075 signed and numbered copies. Signed by both the author and the illustrator. With slipcase and original plain parchment dust jacket. Included are the additional suite of 14 plates. Slipcase is browned with a few small chips and tears. Parchment dust jacket has some age darkening with one small chip and one 1/2" tear. View more info