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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

ISBN: 0520049632

Condition: Used - Good


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Plain Speaking

By: Miller, Merle

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group: July 1980

Seller ID: 25514

ISBN: 0425045927

Condition: Used - Good


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Wallis and Edward: Letters 1931-1937 : The Intimate Correspondence of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor

By: Bloch, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Summit Books: May 1992

Seller ID: 47015

ISBN: 0671612093

Condition: Used - Good


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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

ISBN: 0060159537

Condition: Used - Good


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

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David Copperfield's Beyond Imagination

By: Copperfield, David

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Harper Prism: December 1996

Seller ID: 74865

ISBN: 0061052299

Condition: Used - Good


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Same Kind Of Different As Me: Movie Edition-Softco

By: N/A

Price: $4.25

Publisher: N/A: January 0001

Seller ID: 120788

ISBN: 0718080548

Condition: Used - Good


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Bread: The Story of Greggs

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Corgi Books:

Seller ID: 127157

ISBN: 0552169498

Condition: Used - Good


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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

ISBN: 0688034284

Condition: Used - Good


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The Know-It-All: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World

By: A. J. Jacobs

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: October 2005

Seller ID: 123419

ISBN: 0743250621

Condition: Used - Good


33,000 PAGES 44 MILLION WORDS 10 BILLION YEARS OF HISTORY 1 OBSESSED MAN Part memoir and part education (or lack thereof), "The Know-It-All" chronicles NPR contributor A.J. Jacobs's hilarious, enlightening, and seemingly impossible quest to read the "Encyclopaedia Britannica" from A to Z. To fill the ever-widening gaps in his Ivy League education, A.J. Jacobs sets for himself the daunting task of reading all thirty-two volumes of the "Encyclopaed... View more info

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Kate Remembered

By: A. Scott Berg

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Berkley Trade: September 2004

Seller ID: 86553

ISBN: 0425199096

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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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Tolstoy

By: A.N. Wilson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: September 1989

Seller ID: 25779

ISBN: 0449904490

Condition: Used - Good


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Edward M. Kennedy : A Biography

By: Adam Clymer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: William Morrow: November 1999

Seller ID: 72581

ISBN: 0688142850

Condition: Used - Good


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Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist

By: Adrian Desmond, James Moore

Price: $11.79

Publisher: Warner Books Inc: July 1992

Seller ID: 49640

ISBN: 0446515892

Condition: Used - Good


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David Garrick a Biography

By: Alan Kendall

Price: $6.75

Publisher: General [email protected]: November 1985

Seller ID: 109693

ISBN: 0245542523

Condition: Used - Good


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Elizabeth: The Life of Elizabeth Taylor

By: Alexander Walker

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grove Pr: March 1991

Seller ID: 120162

ISBN: 0802113354

Condition: Used - Good


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Alicia

By: Alicia Appleman-Jurman

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Bantam: January 1990

Seller ID: 109957

ISBN: 0553282182

Condition: Used - Good


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The Frontiersmen: A Narrative

By: Allan W. Eckert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation: May 2001

Seller ID: 125165

ISBN: 0945084919

Condition: Used - Good


Against the background of such names as George Rogers Clark, Daniel Boone. Arthur St. Clair, Anthony Wayne, Simon Girty, and William Henry Harrison, Eckert has recreated the life of one of America's most outstanding heroes, Simon Kenton. Kenton's role in opening the Northwest Territory to settlement more than rivaled that of his friend Daniel Boone. By his eighteenth birthday, Kenton had already won frontier renown as woodsman, fighter, and scout. His incredible physical... View more info

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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

ISBN: 0828318905

Condition: Used - Good


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

ISBN: 1594488916

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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

ISBN: 0812979699

Condition: Used - Good


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