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Lord of the Mohawks: A Biography of Sir William Johnson

By: Flexner, James Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1979

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2274987

ISBN: 0316286095

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. One inch closed jacket tear and associated one inch crease (tear mended on reverse). 1979 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 400 pp. 8vo. In Lord of the Mohawks, James Thomas Flexner, winner of the National Book Award and the rarely awarded Special Pulitzer Prize has restored to life the most influential frontiersman our nation has ever known. Sir William Johnson, an Irish immigrant became through his own efforts a British b... View more info

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The Collected Poems of Robert Frost, 1939

By: Frost, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: Henry Holt and Company: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2097605

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint (1945). Minor pencil underlining and marginalia to a few pages only, ink name & date on front endpaper. We have more books available by this author!. 436 pp. An anthology of poetry by the American author known for Mending Wall, The Road Not Taken, and other poems focusing on rural settings. Frost won four Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry, and was also awarded the Congressional Gold Medal for his works. Includes woodcut illustration on title page, and photographic... View more info

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Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, in Two Volumes (The Library of Great Lives)

By: Garrow, David J.; Andrews, William L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1989

Seller ID: 2274217

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher insert and bookplate laid in. 1989 Full-Leather. 800 pp. 8vo. Red full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon marker bound in, color frontispiece portrait of MLK, Jr. Foreword by William L. Andrews. Winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Biography and the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, this is the most comprehensive book ever written about the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Based on more than seven hundred interviews with all of King's su... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Touchstone/Simon and Schuster Paperbacks: 1995

Seller ID: 2208328

Condition: Near Fine


Light general wear. 1995 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 759 pp. The Pulitzer Prize winning account of the home front in World War II, by one of the greatest presidential historians of our time. Several pages of photographs. No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin mas... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks: 1994

Seller ID: 2196987

ISBN: 0684804484

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 759 pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines—Eleanor and Franklin’s marriage and remarkable partnership, Elea... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 2265416

ISBN: 0671642405

Condition: Very Good


8th printing. Jacket spine a bit faded. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 759 pp. 8vo. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines—Eleanor and Franklin’s marriage a... View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2276816

ISBN: 0671642405

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Jacket spine faded, small sticker remnant on front endpaper. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 759, [7] pp. 8vo. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, No Ordinary Time is a monumental work, a brilliantly conceived chronicle of one of the most vibrant and revolutionary periods in the history of the United States. With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of stor... 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... 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 nove... View more info

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In Our Time (The Scribner Library)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1953

Seller ID: 2197403

Condition: Very Good


1953 printing. Lightly toned. We have more books available by this author!. 212 pp. When In Our Time was published in 1925, it was praised by Ford Madox Ford, John Dos Passos, and F. Scott Fitzgerald for its simple and precise use of language to convey a wide range of complex emotions, and it earned Hemingway a place beside Sherwood Anderson and Gertrude Stein among the most promising American writers of that period. In Our Time contains several early Hemingway clas... 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 grea... 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 Br... 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 a... 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 ... 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 ... 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 at... 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 ... View more info

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The Old Man and the Sea (The Franklin Library of Pulitzer Prize Classics)

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1985

Seller ID: 2285664

Condition: Near Fine


A couple faint scuffs. 1985 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 125, [5] pp. 8vo. Navy blue full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. The Old Man and the Sea is one of Hemingway's most enduring works. Told in language of great simplicity and power, it is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down on his luck, and his supreme ordeal -- a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far... 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 w... 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

Under the Eye of the Storm

By: Hersey, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 1514131

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. 1/4 inch tear to jacket spine head.Very Good. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 247 pp. John Richard Hersey (June 17, 1914 – March 24, 1993) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American writer and journalist considered one of the earliest practitioners of the so-called New Journalism, in which storytelling devices of the novel are fused with non-fiction reportage. Hersey's account of the aftermath of the atomic bomb dropped on H... 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. ... View more info

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Hiroshima

By: Hersey, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1946

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2274959

Condition: Good


10th printing. Ink stamp on endpapers, loss from jacket corners repaired with clear tape, jacket lightly toned and soiled. 1946 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 118 pp. 8vo. Monday, August 6th, 1945, a new era in human history opened. After years of intensive research and experiment, conducted In their later stages mainly in America., by scientists of many nationalities, Japanese among them, the forces which hold together the constituent particl... 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... 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 ... 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... 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 concocte... View more info

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Bitter River: A Novel

By: Keller, Julia

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Minotaur Books: 2013

Seller ID: 2283908

ISBN: 1250048966

Condition: Very Good


Faint sticker ghosting on front wrapper, spine lightly creased, remainder mark. 2013 Trade Paperback. ix, 400 pp. In the next stunning novel from Pulitzer Prize-winning Julia Keller, following the popular A Killing in the Hills, a pregnant teenager is found murdered at the bottom of a river. Phone calls before dawn are never good news. And when you're the county's prosecuting attorney, calls from the sheriff are rarely good news, either. So when Bell Elkins picks up the ... 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 na... View more info