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The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family

By: Gordon-Reed, Annette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286568

ISBN: 0393064778

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 2008 Hard Cover. 798 pp. 8vo. In the mid-1700s the English captain of a trading ship that made runs between England and the Virginia colony fathered a child by an enslaved woman living near Williamsburg. The woman, whose name is unknown and who is believed to have been born in Africa, was owned by the Eppeses, a prominent Virginia family. The captain, whose surname was Hemings, and the woman had a daughter. She was named Elizabeth.... Gordon-Reed unearths startling new information about the Hemingses, Jefferson, and his white family. Although the book presents the most detailed ... View more info

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Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination

By: Gordon-Reed, Annette; Onuf, Peter S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation / W.W. Norton & Company: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2265423

ISBN: 0871404427

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by both authors (one of whom is a Pulitzer Prize winner) without inscription on title page. 2016 Hard Cover. xxv, [3], 370, [2] pp. 8vo. A groundbreaking work of history that explicates Thomas Jefferson’s vision of himself, the American Revolution, Christianity, slavery, and race. Thomas Jefferson is often portrayed as a hopelessly enigmatic figure?a riddle?a man so riven with contradictions that he is almost impossible to know. Lauded as the most articulate voice of American freedom and equality, even as he held people?including his own family?in bondage, Jefferson is ... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2180722

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint (lacks 'A' on copyright page). Boards lightly rubbed & toned, front & end matter lightly foxed, ink name & date ('A.B. Russell Christmas 1940') on front endpaper. We have more books available by this author!. 471 pp. 8vo. Beige cloth, black stamped titles, red panels on spine. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist gueri... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2206634

Condition: Very Good


Early printing in variant binding. Includes original jacket with $2.75 price on flap. Jacket edges rubbed with minor loss, including a 1/2 inch internal chip from spine. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471 pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, black stamped titles, red panels on spine. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifasc... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264516

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. Red title panels lightly rubbed as usual, pencil name on front endpaper, brief ink gift note on rear endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway (Hudson River Editions)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons / Macmillan Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281343

ISBN: 0684151553

Condition: Very Good


Reissue. Top edge lightly foxed, jacket lightly toned. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 499, [5] pp. 8vo. A collection of short stories by the author of For Whom the Bell Tolls, A Farewell to Arms, A Moveable Feast, The Old Man and the Sea, etc. Hemingway won the Nobel Prize in Literature and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. CONTENTS: The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber; The Capital of the World; The Snows of Kilimanjaro; Old Man at the Bridge; Up in Michigan; On the Quai at Smyrna; Indian Camp; The Doctor and the Doctors Wife; The End of Something; The ... View more info

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The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons: 1987

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2281597

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. 1/4 inch tear and faint crease along jacket base, jacket spine faded. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 650 pp. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2. Foreword by John, Patrick, & Gregory Hemingway. Photo of Hemingway by Man Ray on rear dust jacket panel. Before he gained wide fame as a novelist, Ernest Hemingway established his literary reputation with his short stories. This collection, The Short Stories, originally published in 1938, is definitive. Among these forty-nine short stories are Hemingway's earliest efforts, written when he was a young foreign corres... View more info

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Islands in the Stream: A Novel

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1970

Seller ID: 2282808

Condition: Good


Ex-library, edge wear to jacket. 1970 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 466 pp. Map illustrated endpapers. Islands in the Stream (1970) was the first of the published posthumous work by Ernest Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961). The book was originally intended to revive Hemingway’s reputation after the negative reviews of Across the River and Into the Trees. He began writing it in 1950 and advanced greatly through 1951. The work, rough but seemingly finished, was found by Mary Hemingway from among 332 different works Hemingway left behind after his death. Isl... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2283482

Condition: Very Good


Early printing (no A or publisher emblem). Red spine panels lightly rubbed, ink name and address on front endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2285242

Condition: Good


Early printing. Includes original jacket with $2.75 price on flap. Light stain on top edge and front endpapers, ink name on front endpaper, jacket stained, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss from corners. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla u... View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (The 100 Greatest Books of All Time)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1976

Seller ID: 2286240

Condition: Near Fine


A few tiny scuffs on spine. 1976 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 314 pp. 8vo. Red full leather, gilt titles and decorations, including a rose motif on spine & boards, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A limited edition published for subscribers of Franklin Library's 100 Greatest Books of All Time. Includes illustrations by Herbert Tauss. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to ... View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1980

Seller ID: 2286564

Condition: Near Fine


1980 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 347, [3] pp. 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A limited edition published for subscribers of Franklin Library's 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature. Includes illustrations by Barron Storey. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 195... View more info

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To Have and Have Not

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son Corporation: 1937

Seller ID: 2286745

Condition: Very Good


Edges lightly rubbed. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 262 pp. 8vo. Part of a collection of six works in uniform bindings by the Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize winning author. Reprinted by Collier from the original Scribner editions. Navy blue boards, gilt titles, blind-stamped quill pen design on front board, mirrored on spine. View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290429

Condition: Good


First edition (Hanneman 18). Lacks jacket. Spine faded and a bit rubbed, light ring stain on front board. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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Six Volume Uniform Set: Death in the Afternoon; To Have and Have Not; A Farewell to Arms; For Whom the Bell Tolls; The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories; The Sun Also Rises

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $125.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son Corporation: 1932

Seller ID: 2290747

Condition: Good


Boards a bit soiled, top edges of three volumes lightly stained, ink name on front endpapers. 1932 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 278; 262; 355; 471; x, 597; 259 pp. A collection of six works by the Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize winning author, in uniform bindings. Reprinted by Collier from the original Scribner editions. Navy blue boards, gilt titles, blind-stamped quill pen design on front board, mirrored on spine. Death in the Afternoon (Hemingway's work about bullfighting) include an extensive glossary of related terms. Also includes an estimate of Sydney Frankl... View more info

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291370

Condition: Very Good


First edition (Hanneman A18A). Lacks jacket. Spine toned, owner bookplate on front endpaper,. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 471, [1] pp. 8vo. After Hemingway traveled to Spain in 1937 to cover the civil war for the North American Newspaper Alliance. For Whom the Bell Tolls was completed three year later as the greatest novel to emerge from the good fight. The story of a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit. View more info

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A Farewell to Arms (Modern Standard Authors Series)

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1957

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2188018

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Jacket edges rubbed and creased with a few small chips, brief ink note on front jacket flap.Good. 1957 Hard Cover. 355 pp. 8vo. Original black cloth, yellowish-brown paper labels on spine & front board, black stamped titles & borders. The story of a troubled romance, set against the Italian campaign of World War I. Hemingway's third novel, and his first bestseller, which confirmed his status as one of the great's of American literature. He went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1953 and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954. View more info

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Here to Stay

By: Hersey, John

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1964

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1537926

Condition: Good


First printing. Spine lightly creased, faint stain along wrapper fore-edge. 1964 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 276 pp. Eyewitness historical accounts by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author known as an early practitioner of New Journalism, well-known for his book Hiroshima. View more info

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A Bell for Adano

By: Hersey, John

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270642

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faint smoky smell, spine and board edges lightly toned, jacket price clipped such that $ sign is still visible. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 269, [1] pp. 8vo. Author's Pulitzer Prize winning second novel, which inspired the Broadway play starring Fredric March and several other adaptations. Jacket design by George Salter. A Bell for Adano is a 1944 novel by John Hersey, the winner of the 1945 Pulitzer Prize for the Novel. It tells the story of an Italian-American officer in Sicily during World War II who wins the respect and admiration of the pe... View more info

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Life Sketches (The Leather Bound Library of Easton Press Signed First Editions)

By: Hersey, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2277188

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on front flyleaf. Minor discoloration of gilt on top page edge, blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 1989 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xi, [1], 377, [3] pp. 8vo. Orange full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of vignettes on the lives of notable individuals by the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Hiroshima (which was named the best piece of 20th century journalism by a panel at NYU). Includes sketches of the lives of: George Van Santvo... View more info

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The Life of Andrew Jackson, Complete in One Volume -- Part One: The Border Captain; Part Two: Portrait of a President

By: James, Marquis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1938

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2173900

Condition: Very Good


First one-volume edition. Very good in fair jacket. Loss along top jacket edge, base of jacket lightly stained. Fair. 1938 Hard Cover. ix, 972 pp. 8vo. A one-volume edition of the Pulitzer Prize winning biography of the seventh President of the United States originally released in two volumes (1933 & 1937). Jackson also served in the militia during the American Revolution, and survived the first presidential assassination attempt (fighting the assailant off himself). He was known for his opposition of the banking system, and during his administration completely paid off the federal debt. Inclu... View more info

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The Orphan Master's Son: A Novel

By: Johnson, Adam

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House: 2012

Seller ID: 2276954

ISBN: 0812982622

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 2012 Trade Paperback. Pak Jun Do is the haunted son of a lost mother—a singer “stolen” to Pyongyang—and an influential father who runs a work camp for orphans. Superiors in the North Korean state soon recognize the boy’s loyalty and keen instincts. Considering himself “a humble citizen of the greatest nation in the world,” Jun Do rises in the ranks. He becomes a professional kidnapper who must navigate the shifting rules, arbitrary violence, and baffling demands of his overlords in order to stay alive. Driven to the absolute limit of what any human being could en... View more info

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In the City of Fear: A Novel

By: Just, Ward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274254

ISBN: 0670396796

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 1982 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 291 pp. In this novel of political intrigue, Pulitzer Prize finalist Ward Just captures the best and brightest of Washington amid turmoil of the sixties and its repercussions twenty years later. In the City of Fear follows the intersecting lives of a good congressman, his good wife, and the good wife's lover, an infantry colonel whose memories of the war, and a secret plot concocted by the Washington power brokers to win it, are more than he can bear. View more info

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Profiles in Courage: 20th Anniversary Edition

By: Kennedy, John F.; Kennedy, Rose

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1976

Seller ID: 2286228

Condition: Near Fine


1976 Full-Leather. 287, [1] pp. 8vo. Light brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Foreword by Rose Kennedy. The original edition won the Pulitzer Prize for biography in 1957. In 1954-55, Senator John Kennedy's active role in the affairs of the nation was interrupted for the better part of a year by his convalescence from an operation to correct a disability incurred as skipper of a World War II torpedo boat. The Senator used his 'idle' hours to great advantage; he rediscovered, and did intensive research into, the courage ... View more info

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Profiles in Courage: Inaugural Edition

By: Kennedy, John F.; Nevins, Allan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1961

Seller ID: 2289850

Condition: Near Fine


Trade edition ($3.95 jacket price). Bottom corner of front jacket flap clipped, 1/4 inch closed tear on rear jacket edge. 1961 Hard Cover. xxiii, [3], 266, [10] pp. 8vo. Inaugural edition, with a new foreword by Allan Nevins. The original edition won the Pulitzer Prize for biography in 1957. In 1954-55, Senator John Kennedy's active role in the affairs of the nation was interrupted for the better part of a year by his convalescence from an operation to correct a disability incurred as skipper of a World War II torpedo boat. The Senator used his 'idle' hours to great advantage; he rediscovered,... View more info

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Very Old Bones: A Novel

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282737

ISBN: 0670834572

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Review copy with slip and author photo laid in. Page ridges faintly foxed. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 292 pp. The continuation of the Phelan family saga is narrated by a bastard artist, who, estranged from the family, traces its history in paintings that document their scandals and eccentricities. By the author of Ironweed. View more info

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Mountains Beyond Mountains: Healing the World: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer

By: Kidder, Tracy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2003

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2273059

ISBN: 0812973011

Condition: Very Good


Advance reader's edition. Signed by Tracy Kidder and Paul Farmer on title page (Farmer adds under his name, 'who also read this version'). A bit smoky. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 317, [3] pp. Tracy Kidder is a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the author of the bestsellers The Soul of a New Machine, House, Among Schoolchildren, and Home Town. He has been described by the Baltimore Sun as the “master of the non-fiction narrative.” This powerful and inspiring new book shows how one person can make a difference, as Kidder tells the true story o... View more info

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The Lowland: A Novel

By: Lahiri, Jhumpa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200566

ISBN: 067697936X

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine very slightly cocked.Light general wear to jacket. 2013 Hard Cover. 339 pp. Two brothers bound by tragedy; a fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past; a country torn by revolution: the Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times bestselling author gives us a powerful new novel--set in both India and America--that explores the price of idealism, and a love that can last long past death. Growing up in Calcutta, born just fifteen months apart, Subhash and Udayan Mitra are inseparable brothers, one often mistaken for the other. But they are also opposites, with gravely ... View more info

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Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865

By: Leech, Margaret

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Carroll & Graf: 1991

Seller ID: 2206373

Condition: Good


Spine creased, wrappers lightly rubbed, pages lightly toned. 1991 Trade Paperback. viii, 483 pp. Winner of the 1942 Pulitzer Prize in History, it is an authentic, scholarly description of life in Washington during the Civil War, written in a highly readable style.Keywords: AMERICAN HISTORY REVEILLE IN WASHINGTON MARGARET LEECH PULITZER PRIZE CIVIL WAR MILITARY View more info

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Elmer Gantry

By: Lewis, Sinclair

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company / The Quinn and Boden Co., Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291380

Condition: Very Good


First edition, second state (G in Gantry corrected from looking like a C, as in first state). Lacks scarce jacket. Boards lightly soiled, page edges faintly foxed. 1927 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 432 pp. 8vo. Sinclair Lewis went on to become the first American author to win the Nobel Prize in Literature (1930), following the success of his 1925 novel Arrowsmith, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Lewis declined the award). Elmer Gantry is a satiric indictment of fundamentalist religion that caused an uproar upon its publication in 1927. The title character... View more info