Category: Biography


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The Death and Letters of Alice James

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Univ of California Pr: November 1983

Seller ID: 17049

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Plain Speaking

By: Miller, Merle

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group: July 1980

Seller ID: 25514

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From: The President: Richard Nixon's Secret Files

By: Oudes, Bruce

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: January 1989

Seller ID: 51516

Previous owners library stamp on half title page, also looks like ink splashed on edges. View more info

David Copperfield's Beyond Imagination

By: Copperfield, David

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Harper Prism: December 1996

Seller ID: 74865

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Sophia Living and Loving: Her Own Story

By: A. E. Hotchner

Price: $4.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: February 1979

Seller ID: 17322

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Kate Remembered

By: A. Scott Berg

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Berkley Trade: September 2004

Seller ID: 86553

For seven decades Katharine Hepburn played a leading role in the popular culture of the twentieth century - reigning as an admired actress, a beloved movie star, and a treasured icon of the modern American woman. She also remained one of the most private of all the public figures of her time. In 1983 - at the age of seventy-five, her career cresting - the four-time Academy Award winner opened the door to biographer A. Scott Berg - then thirty-three - and began a spe... View more info

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By: A.N. Wilson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: September 1989

Seller ID: 25779

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Edward M. Kennedy : A Biography

By: Adam Clymer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: William Morrow: November 1999

Seller ID: 72581

Previous owner's library stamp inside. View more info

Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist

By: Adrian Desmond, James Moore

Price: $11.79

Publisher: Warner Books Inc: July 1992

Seller ID: 49640

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David Garrick a Biography

By: Alan Kendall

Price: $6.75

Publisher: General Distribution@services: November 1985

Seller ID: 109693

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Elizabeth: The Life of Elizabeth Taylor

By: Alexander Walker

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grove Pr: March 1991

Seller ID: 120162

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Susan Boyle: Dreams Can come True

By: Alice Montgomery

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Overlook Hardcover: February 2010

Seller ID: 112957

On "Britains Got Talent" on 11 April 2009, 48-year-old spinster Susan Magdalane Boyle stepped out onto the stage to jeers and sniggers. As she announced she was going to sing "I Dreamed a Dream," the judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden and Piers Morgan didn't bother to hide their amusement. One minute later they, and very soon the world, were giving Susan Boyle a standing ovation. She had the voice of an angel and her story was to become a modern day fairytale, a dream co... View more info

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By: Alicia Appleman-Jurman

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Bantam: January 1990

Seller ID: 109957

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Robert Francis Kennedy: Biography of a Compulsive Politician

By: Allen Roberts

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Branden Books: January 1984

Seller ID: 74998

Library stamp, address label on FFEP. View more info

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The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession

By: Allison Hoover Bartlett

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Riverhead Hardcover: September 2009

Seller ID: 101604

In the tradition of "The Orchid Thief," a compelling narrative set within the strange and genteel world of rare-book collecting: the true story of an infamous book thief, his victims, and the man determined to catch him. Rare-book theft is even more widespread than fine-art theft. Most thieves, of course, steal for profit. John Charles Gilkey steals purely for the love of books. In an attempt to understand him better, journalist Allison Hoover Bartlett plunged herse... View more info

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The Duchess

By: Amanda Foreman

Price: $6.50

Publisher: N/A: August 2008

Seller ID: 57873

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK Now a major motion picture starring Keira Knightley and Ralph Fiennes Lady Georgiana Spencer was the great-great-great-great-aunt of Diana, Princess of Wales, and was nearly as famous in her day. In 1774 Georgiana achieved immediate celebrity by marrying William Cavendish, fifth duke of Devonshire, one of England's richest and most influential aristocrats. She became the queen of fashionable society and founder of the most important ... View more info

Keepsakes for the Heart: An Historical Biography

By: Amelia Ruth Townsend, Dink Shackleford

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Overmountain Press: April 2003

Seller ID: 71815

No creasing of cover or pages, no writing or highlihgting. View more info

Yes Please (Special Target edition)

By: Amy Poehler

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Dey St.: January 2014

Seller ID: 116688

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The Diary of Anais Nin, Vol. 5: 1947-1955

By: Anais Nin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Swallow Press: January 1974

Seller ID: 97505

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