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LIFE OF DELL H. ADAMS SINCE 1890, Adams, Dell
1 Adams, Dell LIFE OF DELL H. ADAMS SINCE 1890
Salt Lake City, Utah Paragon Press [1972?] (1st Edition) Hardcover Good Signed
221p. Signed by author's wife on front endpaper. Autobiography of Layton, Utah sheepman whose flocks roamed Box Elder County. Former owner's name on verso of front endpaper, cover rubbed and corners worn. B&w photographs. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. H9783 
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DR. BOB AND THE GOOD OLDTIMERS: A BIOGRAPHY, WITH RECOLLECTIONS OF EARLY A.A. IN THE MIDWEST, Alcoholics Anonymous
2 Alcoholics Anonymous DR. BOB AND THE GOOD OLDTIMERS: A BIOGRAPHY, WITH RECOLLECTIONS OF EARLY A.A. IN THE MIDWEST
New York Alcoholics Anonymous World Services 1980 0916856070 / 9780916856076 First Edition Cloth Good + good Jacket 
373p. 1st printing. Brown spots on top page edges, jacket rubbed with small chips and tears to edges. Includes bibliographic sources. B&w photographs. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. H10421 
Price: 35.00 USD
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DRUG STORE DAYS: MY YOUTH AMONG THE PILLS AND POTIONS, Armour, Richard
3 Armour, Richard DRUG STORE DAYS: MY YOUTH AMONG THE PILLS AND POTIONS
New York McGraw-Hill Co. 1959 First Edition, Stated Hardcover Very Good good + Jacket Barnes, Catherine 
[186p.] Cover edges lightly worn, price clipped jacket is chipped at top of spine and on corners. Armour recounts his childhood in San Pedro, California during the early part of the 20th century. B&w plates. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") H11095 
Price: 15.00 USD
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RAY STANNARD BAKER: THE MIND & THOUGHT OF A PROGRESSIVE (YALE PUBLICATIONS IN AMERICAN STUDIES, 10), Bannister, Robert C., Jr.
4 Bannister, Robert C., Jr. RAY STANNARD BAKER: THE MIND & THOUGHT OF A PROGRESSIVE (YALE PUBLICATIONS IN AMERICAN STUDIES, 10)
New Haven, Connecticut Yale University Press 1966 (1st Edition) Cloth Very Good fair+ Jacket 
xiv, 335p. Price clipped jacket has chips and tears to edges. Biography of muckracking journalist "David Grayson." Includes bibliographical references. 1 b&w plates and frontispiece. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") H10767 
Price: 29.00 USD
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5 Beaton, Cecil CECIL BEATON: MEMOIRS OF THE '40'S
New York McGraw-Hill Book Co. 1972 07004225X (1st Edition) Cloth Very good good Jacket 
310p. 1st printing. Gift message on front endpaper, price clipped jacket has creased tears and chips to edges. Jacket design by Walter Harper. B&w plates. (9-1/8"x6-7/8") H12295 
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WHITE NIGHTS: THE STORY OF A PRISONER IN RUSSIA, Begin, Menachem; Translated from the Hebrew by Katie Kaplan
6 Begin, Menachem; Translated from the Hebrew by Katie Kaplan WHITE NIGHTS: THE STORY OF A PRISONER IN RUSSIA
Jerusalem Steimatzky's Agency Ltd. 1977 3rd English Edition Hardcover Very good very good Jacket 
240p. Pages toned, tape reside on pastedowns and jacket flaps, jacket lightly soiled. "Soon after the outbreak of the Second World War, when the Russians occupied the eastern part of Poland, Mr. Began was arrested and sentence to hard labour in Siberia. The story of his gruelling experiences there is told in this book." Jacket design by Stein. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") H11720 
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PATRIK JOHNSONS FALKENBERG, Bengtsson, Mats & Jan Olsheden
7 Bengtsson, Mats & Jan Olsheden PATRIK JOHNSONS FALKENBERG
Helsingborg Fyra Forlaggare 1972 Pictorial Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
[154p.] Spine paper torn along front gutter with a chip out of the top. Text in Swedish. B&w photographs. (9-3/4"x7-1/4") H8144 
Price: 29.00 USD
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KATE REMEMBERED, Berg, A. Scott
8 Berg, A. Scott KATE REMEMBERED
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 2003 0399151648 / 9780399151644 First Edition Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket Signed
[xiv], 370p. 1st printing. Signed by author on title page. Price clipped jacket has light wear to edges. B&w photographs. (8-3/4"x6") H10614 
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9 Blum, John Morton A LIFE WITH HISTORY
Lawrence, Kansas University Press of Kansas 2004 0700613382 / 9780700613380 (1st Edition) Cloth Very Good + very good Jacket 
[xiv], 283p. 1st printing. Memoir of political historian Blum. 5 b&w photo plates. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. H7216 
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10 Bordonaro, Tommaso; Preface by Natalia Ginzburg, Glossary by Gianfranco Folena, Edited by Santo Lombino with an Essay by Nicola Grato LA SPARTENZA
Palermo Edizioni Off 2007 Softcover w/French folds Very good 
[xviii], [172p.] Cover rubbed and lightly soiled with cover edges nicked and scraped. 1990 Premio Pieve for best unpublished autobiography by Fondazione Archivio Diaristico Nazionale. Includes glossary. Text in Italian. 3 leaves of color photo plates. (6-5/8"x4-3/4") P6747 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Brower, Pauline York BADEN-POWELL: FOUNDER OF THE BOY SCOUTS
Chicago Childrens Press 1989 0516041738 / 9780516041735 Pictorial hardcover Very good No Jacket 
[32p.] Signed by author on front endpaper. B&w photographs. (9-3/4"x8-3/8") H12116 
Price: 19.00 USD
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WITH A FEATHER ON MY NOSE, Burke, Billie with Cameron Shipp
12 Burke, Billie with Cameron Shipp WITH A FEATHER ON MY NOSE
New York Appleton-Century-Crofts 1949 First Edition Hardcover Good + fair+ Jacket Signed
[xii], 272p. Signed by Burke on front endpaper. Endpapers and page edges lightly brown, cover corners bumped and lightly worn, jacket has chips and tears to edges with holes on flap folds and spine sunned. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. H10331 
Price: 175.00 USD
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NICK: COLLECTED COLUMNS OF NICK CLOONEY, Clooney, Nick
13 Clooney, Nick NICK: COLLECTED COLUMNS OF NICK CLOONEY
Cincinnati WVXU 91.7 FM, Xavier University 1995 0964606402 / 9780964606401 First Edition Hardcover Very good + very good + Jacket Signed
303p. 1st printing. Signed by author on front endpaper. Jacket illustration by a teenage George Clooney. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") H11873 
Price: 45.00 USD
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MY THIRTY YEARS OF FRIENDSHIPS, Cortesi, Salvatore
14 Cortesi, Salvatore MY THIRTY YEARS OF FRIENDSHIPS
New York Harper & Bros. 1927 First Edition, Stated Cloth Very Good No Jacket 
296p. Cover corners bumped, back bottom edge of cover dented and torn. 12 b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. H8077 
Price: 19.00 USD
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15 Crook, George, General; Edited & Annotated by Martin F. Schmitt GENERAL GEORGE CROOK: HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Norman, Oklahoma University of Oklahoma Press 1960 New Edition Cloth Good good Jacket 
xx, 326p. Light pencil (red and regular) marginalia throughout, jacket rubbed with creases and scrapes to edges. Recollections of "the greatest Indian fighter in the history of the United States," which covers his "graduation from West Point in 1852 to June 18, 1876" as well as his later life through his death in 1890. Includes bibliography. B&w maps and 8 b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x6") H12188 
Price: 35.00 USD
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HERMANN LÖNS: EIN SOLD TISHES VERMÄCHTNIS, Deimann, Wilhelm; Foreword by Friedhelm Kaiser
16 Deimann, Wilhelm; Foreword by Friedhelm Kaiser HERMANN LÖNS: EIN SOLD TISHES VERMÄCHTNIS
Berlin Ahnenerbe-Stiftung Verlag 1939 Hardcover Very good fair + Jacket Dombrowski, Ernst von; Portrait of Löns' by 
72p. Toned jacket has chips and tears to edges with holes on spine. Includes 4 leaves of facsimile pages from Löns' World War I diary. Text in German. B&w illustrations. (7-3/8"x5") H10957 
Price: 45.00 USD
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FLORENCE DESMOND, Desmond, Florence
17 Desmond, Florence FLORENCE DESMOND
London George G. Harrap & Co. 1953 First Edition Cloth Good Good Jacket 
303p. Page edges have brown spots, cover corners bumped, jacket has a 2" tear at bottom edge of front spine fold with additional smaller tears and chips to edges. 30 b&w plates. (8-1/2"x5-7/8") H8291 
Price: 35.00 USD
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THE MURMUR OF WINGS, Dubkin, Leonard
18 Dubkin, Leonard THE MURMUR OF WINGS
New York Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Co. 1944 Cloth Very Good fair Jacket Suba, Susanne 
167p. Endpapers toned, jacket clipped with a large chip on front bottom edge and bottom of spine and a 3-1/2" tear on top front edge with small chips and tears. "[A] whimsical, tender story of a man whose love for birds became the most vital thing in his life." The real life adventures of journalist and publicity agent Dubkin, for whom a Chicago park is named. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") H10516 
Price: 19.00 USD
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THE LIFE THAT LATE HE LED: A BIOGRAPHY OF COLE PORTER, Eells, George
19 Eells, George THE LIFE THAT LATE HE LED: A BIOGRAPHY OF COLE PORTER
London W.H. Allen 1967 (1st Edition) Hardcover Very Good good Jacket Signed
383p. Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Top of page edge spotted, jacket has small tears at top and bottom of spine and chips to edges and a 1" tear at top of front spine fold. Jacket design by Ken Reilly. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") H10033 
Price: 65.00 USD
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THE ORDERLY DISORDERLY HOUSE, Erwin, Carol; With Floyd Miller
20 Erwin, Carol; With Floyd Miller THE ORDERLY DISORDERLY HOUSE
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Co. 1960 First Edition, Stated Cloth Good + good Jacket 
284p. Tape stain and remnant of book plate on front endpaper, rubbed jacket has chips and tears to edges. Autobiography of Carol Erwin who became a successful madam in Alaska during the early and middle parts of the 20th century. Jacket design by Ed Sorel. (8-1/2"x5-7/8") H11938 
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