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101 Ionesco, Eugene Present Past Past Present a Personal Memoir
Grove Press 1971 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 192 pp. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, olive gree cloth boards are undamaged. DJ is intact, light shelf wear, sunned along spine. Not price-clipped. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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102 Iwata, Masakazu Okubo Toshimichi the Bismark of Japan
University of California Press 1964 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
University of California Press, 1964 376 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library stamps on endpapers but nowhere else. Grey cloth boards with red stamped titles along spine are clean, a little rubbed at extremities. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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103 Izard, Forrest Sarah Bernhardt An Appreciation
New York Sturgis & Walton 1915 Fifth Edition Hardcover Very Good 
New York: Sturgis & Walton, 1915 49 pp with fthree photos of Bernhardt. A superlative-laden appreciation of the most famous actress of the Nineteenth Century. Text is unmarked and tight except for the frontpiece photo which is loose. The title page has some light foxing from the frontpiece photo. Previous owner's name on flyleaf. Reddish boards are covered in a textured Japan paper with a cream pasted label with black type for the title and author. The spine is faded and appears to have had no printing. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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104 James, Marquis Alfred A. DuPont the Family Rebel
The Bobbs-Merrill Co 1941 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. (10) 599 pp with 45 B&W plates and a double-page genealogical chart of the family. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ, now in three pieces, is tucked in to the book. Red cloth boards are clean, intact,rubbed at extremities. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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105 Jasen, David A. The Uncollected Wodehouse
Barnes & Noble 1993 0880298049 / 9780880298049 Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
212 pp. David A. Jesen, P.G. Wodehouse's official biographer, has gathered previously uncollected articles and short stories including the only mystery Wodehouse ever wrote, the first of his many articles for Punch, a spoof of the advertising world, accounts of English public school life and many more. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright and undamaged. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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106 Johnson, Nora Flashback: Nora Johnson on Nunnally Johnson Uncorrected Proof
Doubleday & Co 1979 0385134061 / 9780385134064 First Paperback Fair No Jacket 
Doubleday & Co., 1979 295 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Wrappers are bumped, soiled but intact. galley proof by the daughter of Nunnally Johnson and author of "World of Henry Orient.". First Edition. Papper Wrappers. Fair/No Jacket. 5.5" X 11". Galley/Proof. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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107 Jones, John B. A Rebel War Clerk's Diary Vol II
Time Life Books 1982 First Hardcover Fine No Jacket 
Time Life Books, 1982 252 pp. A handsome reprint of the 1866 first edition. Part of the Collector's Library of the Civil War series. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. All page edges are gilt. Boards bound in black leather with blind-stamped illustration of marching soldiers and gold-stamped titles. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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108 June, Ethel Adams They Named Me "Ethel"
Softcover Good Signed
Self-published. 252 pp with B&W photo illustrations in text. A personal history of farm life in Kansas from the late 1800's to the early 1900"s. Text, is clean, tight and unmarked. Author's signiature on flyleaf. Covers are rubbed, bumped at extremities. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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109 Kahn, E. J, Jr. The World of Swope A Biography of Henry Bayard Swope
New York Simon and Schuster 1965 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1965 510 pp with eight B&W plates. text is clean, tight and unmarked, very slightly cocked. Dust jacket is clean and bright, intact, with some sunning to spine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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110 Kahn, Roger The World of John Lardner
New York Simon & Schuster 1961 First Hard Cover Good Plus No Jacket 
224 pp. With a forward by Walt Kelly. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards with gold stamping are bright but bumped at extremities, sunned along spine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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111 Kaye, Phyllis Johnson american/Soviet Playwrights Directory
The O'Neill Theater Center 1988 0960516018 / 9780960516018 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Capsule biographies of Russian playwrights. Text in Russian and English. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red leatherette boards are bright and undamaged. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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112 Keleher, William A. Memoirs 1892-1969 A New Mexico Item
Santa Fe Rydal Press 1969 First Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
5 7/8" X 8 1/2" 293 pps. Some B/W photographs. Text clean, bright, tight and unmarked. Interior and exterior of book As New. Beige cloth boards As New. DJ clean bight with minor surface loss near spine and 2 closed tears. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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113 Keleher, William A. Memoirs: 1892-1969 a New Mexico Item
Santa Fe The Rydal Press 1969 First Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
Santa Fe: The Rydal Press, 1969 293 pp with B&W photo illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked.grey cloth boards are clean and intact. DJ has some edgewear. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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114 Kerner, Robert J. Masaryk: a Memorial Address
University of California Press 1938 First Hardcover Very Good 
University of California Press, 1938 28 pp with engraving of Masaryk frontis. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cardboard boards are clean and undamaged but for a mark where a sticker formerly was. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 " x 7.5" 
Price: 17.00 USD
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115 Koenig, Marion (Ed.) Giants of the Past Napoleon
Hasso Ebeling International 1981 First Hardcover Very Good No Jacket as Published Jacket 
9" x 11" 77 pps. Lavishly illustrated with full-color reproductions. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Glossy hardcover with full-color full-page painting reproduction of Napoleon has minor wear but is clean and bright. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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116 Kohner, Hanna and Walter w/ Frederick Kohner Hanna & Walter A Love Story
Random House 1984 0394521641 / 9780394521640 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
5 5/8" X 8 3/8" 210 pps. Text clean, bright, tight and unmarked. Dedication iby author on front endpaper. Beige and brown cloth boards with gold stamping Near Fine. DJ clean and bright with some edge-wear. True-life tale of Czech lovers separated by WW II and the Holacaust. Ends happily. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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117 Krutein, Eva Eva's War: a True Story of Survival
NM Amador Publishers 2007 0938513354 / 9780938513353 First Paperback As New 
NM: Amador Publishers, 2007 xvii,230,(4) pp with 8 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. 'A compelling account of the hardships of war refugees in Central Europe. Second Edition. Trade Paperback. As New. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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118 Kunigunde, Duncan & D.F. Nichols Mentor Graham the Man Who Taught Lincoln
University of Chicago Press 1944 Hardcover Good 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. xxix, 274 pp with 4 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Tan boards with photo of Lincoln's log cabin are rubbed at extremities, with no loss of material. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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119 Laffey, Bruce Beatrice Lilly the Funniest Woman in the Worldv
Wynwood Pr 1989 0922066221 / 9780922066223 Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
296 pp with 8 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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120 Lange, Charles H.; Riley, Carroll L. Bandelier:The Life and Adventures of Adolph F. Bandelier, American Archaeologist and Scientist
U.S.A. University of Utah 1996 087480499X / 9780874804997 Hardcover As New As New Jacket 
U.S.A.: University of Utah, 1996 xi, 263 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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