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Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson

By: Polito, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1995

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 13184


Octavo (24cm), pp. 543. Black boards with red quarter cloth binding and black and gilt lettering on spine, 'RP' stamped on front board. Deckle edge, black and white photos, pictorial jacket. Light bumping and reading wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Padre Pro: Modern Apostle and Martyr

By: Royer, Fanchón

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, P.J. Kennedy & Sons: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23226


Octavo (20 cm), pp. 248. Marbled paper over white quarter cloth, pictorial jacket. Black and white photo section, bibliography. Spine is cocked, jacket is well-worn with numerous chips and tears. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Songs of the Fluteplayer

By: Russell, Sharman Apt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Reading, Massachusetts, Addison-Wesley: 1991

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10995


Octavo (22cm), pp. 160. Tan boards with green quarter cloth binding and gilt lettering on spine. Signed and dated by author on front free endpaper. Head of textblock shows some darkening from dust exposure. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

My Extraordinary Ordinary Life

By: Spacek, Sissy (with Maryanne Vollers)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2012

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9290


Octavo (24cm), pp. 271. Blue boards with silver text on spine. Includes full color photographs throughout. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Elsie Fox: Portrait of an Activist

By: Stevenson, Karen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, iUniverse: 2008

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 9607


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 227. Blue boards with gilt text on spine. Inscribed "Power to the people" by Elsie Fox on free front endpaper, also signed by author Karen Stevenson on title page. Jacket has slight wear at head of spine. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Charles M. Russell

By: Taliaferro, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown & Co.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 21327


Signed by author on half title page. Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 318. Orange boards, pictorial jacket. Includes index, color and black and white photos. Historical journalist and former Newsweek senior editor Taliaferro wrote this first comprehensive biography of Russell. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Right to Tell a Lie

By: Tempe, Gertrude Snider

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, Carole Chelsea: 1994

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11232


Octavo (21.5cm), pp. 141. Black and white photographs throughout. Previous owner's bookplate on half title page. First Edition. View more info

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All the World's a Stage

By: Weaver, Dennis

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Hampton Roads: 2001

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14818


Octavo (22 cm), pp. 314 plus eight plates of photographs. Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Blue boards with red spine text. Light bumping to top of spine and dampstaining to bottom of back board and bottom back of jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Yeager: An Autobiography

By: Yeager, Chuck and Leo Janos

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24940


Signed by author on front free endpaper. Octavo (23 cm), pp. 342. Gray paper boards with black quarter cloth, pictorial jacket. Includes three sections of black and white photos, index, and index card documenting the circumstances of the book's signing. Jacket and boards with light edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info