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1 Amalrik, Andrei Notes of a Revolutionary
New York ALFRED A. KNOPF 1982 0394417569 / 9780394417561 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very GOOD Biography 9X6 
first edition with no apparent marking in text. some discoloration on spine of jacket from light....A BEAUTIFUL COPY.....FIRST AMERICAN IN DJ....NOTES OF A REVOLUTIONARY..... 
Price: 12.00 USD
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2 ANDERSON, EMILY MOZART'S LETTERS: AN ILLUSTRATED SELECTION
BOSTON LITTLE BROWN 1990 0821218050 / 9780821218051 HARDBOUND HARDBOUND FINE FINE MOZART OCTAVO COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS 
THIS IS AN ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND COPY IN DUST JACKET OF THIS IMPORTANT AND SCARCE VOLUME.....MOZARTS LETTERS...AN ILLUSTRATED SELECTION...TRANSLATED BY EMILY ANDERSON....BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED WITH FULL COLOR IMAGES...AN AS NEW COPY...THERE IS HOWEVER A BLACK REMAINDER MARK ON BOTTOM OF PAGES.... 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 BJORLING, ANNA-LISA JUSSI: THE LIFE OF JUSSI BJORLING
PORTLAND AMADEUS PRESS 2000 1574670107 / 9781574670103 THIRD PRINTING HardBOUND NEAR FINE NEAR FINE JUSSI BJORLING QUARTO PHOTOS 
THIS IS AN ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND COPY IN DJ....NEVER READ....THE THIRD PRINTING OF THIS DEFINITIVE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME...JUSSI......BY ANNA LISA BJORLING......THE LIFE OF THE GREAT SWEDISH TENOR JUSSI BJORLING...OVER PAGES OF TEXT AND PHOTOS....BJORLING WAS, OF COURSE, ONE OF THE GREAT TENORS OF THE PAST SEVERAL CENTURIES....IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD THE GREAT BJORLING YOU HAVE CERTAINLY MISSED ONE OF THE GREATEST SINGERS EVER....THIS BOOK IS A TREASURE....WOW, AND DOUBLE WOW.... 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 BLACKMARR, AMY Going to Ground
VIKING 1997 0-670-87567-8 / 9780670875672 First Edition HARDBOUND Fine Fine NON FICTION By the Author
Signed by the author with black pen on half title page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 BLACKMARR, AMY GOING TO GROUND: SIMPLE LIFE ON A GEORGIA POND
NEW YORK VIKING 1997 0670875678 / 9780670875672 LATER PRINTING HardBOUND Fine Fine AMY BLACKMARR OCTAVO SIGNED BY AMY BLACKMARR
AMY BLACKMARR IS QUICKLY BECOMING ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT AND MOST COLLECTED WRITERS OF THIS CENTURY...NOW BEING MENTIONED IN THE SAME CATEGORY AS FLANNERY O.CONNER, CARSON MCCULLER, EUDORA WELTY..ANNIE DILLARD ETC ANY NICE SIGNED EDITIONS ARE BEING SNAPPED UP IMMEDIATELY...THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL LATER PRINTING IN DUST JACKET, BOLDLY SIGNED BY AMY BLACKMARR....GOING TO GROUND..SIMPLE LIFE ON A GEORGIA POND....(ANOTHER PILGRIM AT TINKER POSSIBLY)...WOW, WHAT A LOW PRICE ON THIS TREASURE.. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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6 BRADLEY, BILL TIME PRESENT, TIME PAST: A MEMOIR
NEW YORK ALFRED A KNOPF 1996 0679444882 / 9780679444886 TENTH PRINTING HardBOUND NEAR FINE NEAR FINE BILL BRADLEY OCTAVO BOOKPLATE SIGNED BY BILL BRADLEY
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND COPY IN DUST JACKET OF THE TENTH PRINTING OF THIS GREAT BOOK...TIME PRESENT, TIME PAST....A MEMOIR.....BY BILL BRADLEY...THIS COPY HAS AN ALFRED A. KNOPF BOOKPLATE SIGNED BY BILL BRADLEY ON FRONT FLYLEAF...... 
Price: 18.00 USD
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7 BRAGG, RICK AVA'S MAN
NEW YORK ALFRED A KNOPF 2001 0375410627 / 9780375410628 First Edition HardBOUND LIKE NEW FINE - LIKE NEW BIOGRAPHY OCTAVO SIGNED BY RICK BRAGG
This copy of the book bears the signature of the author, Rick Bragg, on the front flyleaf in black pen. The book is in fine - like new condition and contains over 250 pages. The dust jacket features a photograph of a man on the front cover. One of the corners of the book is bumped. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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8 BROOKS, ARTHELIA HILLEARY THE BACKSIDE OF YESTERDAY: MY LIFE AND WORK
BURNSVILLE NORTH CAROLINA CELO VALLEY BOOKS 1994 0923687327 / 9780923687328 First Edition HardBOUND Good No DJ ARTHELIA HILLEARY BROOKS OCTAVO PHOTOS Signed by Author
THIS IS A GOOD HARDBOUND COPY OF THIS INTERESTING BOOK....THE BACKSIDE OF YESTERDAY...MY LIFE AND WORK...WRITTEN BY ARTHELIA HILLEARY BROOKS......NEARLY 350 PAGES OF TEXT AND PHOTOS...THIS COPY HAS BEEN SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO CONNIE...LOVE "TILLIE"....A GOOD COPY WITH THE EXCEPTION THAT THERE APPEARS TO BE A BIT OF CRINKLING ON THE FIRST 20 PAGES OR SO...THE CRINKLING IS IN THE UPPER CORNER, MAY HAVE COME BY HAVING GOTTEN WET ...NO DAMAGE REALLY JUST A SNATCH OF CRINKLING...... 
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 BRUNNER, R. SCOTT DUE SOUTH: DISPATCHES FROM DOWN HOME
NEW YORK VILLARD BOOKS 1999 0375502556 / 9780375502552 First Edition HardBOUND NEAR FINE Very Good R. SCOTT BRUNNER OCTAVO SIGNED BY R. SCOTT BRUNNER
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND FIRST EDITION OF THIS BOOK IN A NEAR FINE DUST JACKET...WRITTEN BY THE GREAT R. SCOTT BRUNNER....DUE SOUTH....DISPATCHES FROM DOWN HOME.....LOVELY FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY R. SCOTT BRUNNER 
Price: 29.00 USD
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10 Burke, Edmund (editor) Struggle and Survival in the Modern Middle East
Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A. Univ of California Pr 1993 0520079884 / 9780520079885 2nd Printing Paperback Near Fine Current Events/biographies 9X6 
miniscule wear/indentions on cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 CALHOUN, GRACE OLLIS GROWING UP COUNTRY AND LIKING IT
JOHNSON CITY TENNESSE1937 OVERMOUNTAIN PRESS 1996 1570720355 / 9781570720352 FIRST EDITION STIFF WRAP;S Fine NOT PUB IN DJ EAST TENNESSEE HISTORY OCTAVO PHOTOS AND FACSIMILES 
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION OF THIS RARE AND VERY DESIRABLE LITTLE BOOK...BOUND IN PICTORIAL STIFF WRAPS....GROWING UP COUNTRY AND LIKING IT....BY GRACE OLLIS CALHOUN, JEAN OLLIS HONEYCUTT AND JESSIE SHIELDS STRICKLAND.....ALL THREE LEGENDARY AUTHORS....52 PAGES OF TEXT AND PHOTOS IN LOVELY PICTORIAL STIFF WRAPS...WOW, WHAT A TREASURE.... 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 CAREW, TOM JIHAD: THE SECRET WAR IN AFGHANISTAN
EDINBURG AND LONDON MAINSTREAM PUBLISHING 2000 1840183268 / 9781840183269 HARDBOUND HardBOUND IN DJ NEAR FINE NEAR FINE JIHAD OCTAVO PHOTOGRAPHS 
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND COPY IN DUST JACKET OF THIS SCARCE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME....JIHAD....THE SECRET WAR IN AFGHANISTAN.....BY TOM CAREW.....NEARLY 300 PAGES OF TEXT AND PHOTOS....A BEAUTIFUL COPY AT A LOW PRICE 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 COATSWORTH, ELIZABETH PERSONAL GEOGRAPHY: ALMOST AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY
WOODSTOCK, VT COUNTRYMAN PRESS 1994 0881503002 / 9780881503005 WRAPS Fine N.A. Autobiography 
Clean inside and out. Tight binding. NO highlighting or underlining. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 CONAWAY, JAMES MEMPHIS AFTERNOONS: A MEMOIR
New York HOUGHTON MIFFLIN 1993 0395629454 / 9780395629451 2ND PRINTING HARDBOUND Like New Like New Memoirs OCTAVO 
THIS IS A MINT HARDBOUND 2ND PRINTING IN MINT DUST JACKET OF THIS GREAT BOOK....MEMPHIS AFTERNOONS: A MEMOIR BY JAMES CONAWAY....THIS IS A TOUCHING AND ENLIGHTENING BOOK, AND GETTING TO BE QUITE SCARCE, ESPECIALLY IN MINT CNDITION. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 CONAWAY, JAMES MEMPHIS AFTERNOONS: A MEMOIR
New York HOUGHTON MIFFLIN 1993 0395629454 / 9780395629451 2ND PRINTING HARDBOUND Like New LIKE NEW Memoirs OCTAVO 
THIS IS A MINT HARDBOUND 2ND PRINTING IN MINT DUST JACKET OF THIS GREAT BOOK....MEMPHIS AFTERNOONS: A MEMOIR BY JAMES CONAWAY....THIS IS A TOUCHING AND ENLIGHTENING BOOK, AND GETTING TO BE QUITE SCARCE, ESPECIALLY IN MINT CNDITION. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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16 Cooper, Stephen FULL OF LIFE; A BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN FANTE
New York NORTH POINT PRESS 2000 0-86547-554-7 / 9780865475540 First Edition Hard Back As New As New LITERARY BIOGRAPHY OCTAVO PHOTOS 
406 pages, photographs, The first comprehensive biography of John Fante, one of the great outsider figures of twentieth-century literature.THIS IS THE DEFINITIVE BOOK ON THE LIFE AND WORK OF THE GREAT JOHN FANTE....A GREAT AMERICAN WRITER WHO IS VERY MUCH UNDERATED AT THIS TIME...BUT NOT SO IN THE FUTURE.... 
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17 CRYING WIND MY SEARCHING HEART
CHICAGO MOODY PRESS 1979 080245691X / 9780802456915 HARDBOUND HardBOUND Good TO VERY GOOD NO DJ CRYING WIND OCTAVO 
THIS IS A VERY GOOD HARDBOUND COPY OF THIS IMPORTANT AND SCARCE BOOK...AN UNMARKED COPY EVEN THO LIB. CARD IN BACK AND A LIBRARY STAMP OR TWO...NO MARKINGS IN THE TEXT...POSSIBLE LIB. MARK ON SPINE AND PREV OWNERS NAME ON FRONT FLYLEAF....THIS SCARCE VOLUME IS.......MY SEARHING HEART....BY CRYING WIND....A LOVELY HARDBOUND IN DARK BLUE BINDING..... 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 DARDEN, CHRISTOPHER IN CONTEMPT
NEW YORK HARPER COLLINS 1996 0060391839 / 9780060391836 First Edition HardBOUND NEAR FINE TO FINE NEAR FINE TO FINE O.J. SIMPSON TRIAL OCTAVO PHOTOS SIGNED BY CHRIS DARDEN
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND FIRST EDITION IN DUST JACKET OF THIS IMPORTANT VOLUME ABOUT THE O.J. SIMPSON MURDER TRIAL......IN CONTEMPT...WRITTEN BY ATTORNEY CHRISTOPHER DARDEN...BEAUTIFUL CONDITION...THIS COPY MADE VERY SPECIAL IN THAT CHRIS DARDEN AS INSCRIBED THE BOOK AS FOLLOWS...."HELLO GIL, SORRY ABOUT THE DELAY, I'VE BEEN OUT HELPING O.J. FIND THE "REAL" KILLER...CHRIS A. DARDEN 6/17/06".....WOW, WHAT A SPECIAL COPY 
Price: 95.00 USD
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19 DE SILVA, ALVARO THE LAST LETTERS OF THOMAS MORE
GRAND RAPIDS EERDMANS 2000 0802843948 / 9780802843944 SOFTBOUND SoftBOUND Fine SOFTBOUND THOMAS MORE OCTAVO 
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL SOFTBOUND COPY OF THIS SCARCE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME.....THE LAST LETTERS OF THOMAS MORE......EDITED BY ALVARO DE SILVA....A CLEAR WINDOW INTO THE SOUL OF ONE OF HISTORY'S NOBLEST FIGURES..WOW, WHAT A BOOK....NO WORDS CAN EXPRESS THE IMPORTANCE OF THIS VOLUME....CERTAINLY NOT FOR EVERY READER BUT FOR THOSE DISCERNING INTELLIGENT MINDS THAT HAVE A DESIRE TO KNOW THE HEART AND MINDS OF THOSE GREAT LEADERS, THINKERS ETC OVER THE CENTURIES.... 
Price: 13.00 USD
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20 DeRosier, Linda Scott A Woman's Journey: Creeker
Lexington THE UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KENTUCKY 1999 081312123X / 9780813121239 HARDBOUND Hard Back VERY GOOD GOOD Biography OCTAVO PHOTOS 
THIS IS A GOOD TO VERY GOOD HARDBOUND UNMARKED COPY OF THIS IMPORTANT VOLUME....A WOMANS JOURNEY...CREEKER....BY LINDA OTT DEROSIER...THERE IS NO MARKING IN TEXT BUT THERE ARE HANDWRITTEN NOTES ON INSIDE FRONT ENDPAPER AND FLYLEAF ALSO ON REAR ENDPAPER AND FLYLEAF....NO MARKINGS IN TEXT ....A GREAT BOOK 
Price: 12.00 USD
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