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Galerie des Jeunes Personnes et des femmes celebres

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paris, B. Renault: 1836

Seller ID: 27889

Condition: Very good condition, in worm calf


223p., illus. (frontis. & 4 plates) Biographical sketches of 34 women. Scarce, only 1 copy located. View more info

Sarah Whitman

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Boston, Merrymount Press: 1904

Seller ID: 29285

Condition: Good condition; some pencil marks


27 p. "A record of the service held in memory of Mrs. Henry Whitman, by her friends and neighbours, at the Baptist Church, Beverly Farms, on Sunday afternoon, July the seventeenth, 1904." Smith. Merrymount Press, 195. Sarah Wyman Whitman was one of the pioneers of the artist-designed trade book bindings. View more info

Walter Muir Whitehill: a record compiled by his friends

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minot, MA, 1958

Seller ID: 34440

Condition: Very good condition


xv, 92 p. illus., ports., map (on lining papers) 24 cm Limited edition of 500 copies View more info

A collection of memorials concerning divers deceased ministers and others of the people called Quakers : in Pennsylvania, New-Jersey, and parts adjacent, from nearly the first settlement thereof to the year 1787; with some of the last expressions and exhortations of many of them.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Printed by Joseph Crukshank: 1787

Seller ID: 39847

Condition: Very good condition in full calf, hinges cracked


viii, 439, [1] p. ; 21 cm. (8vo) Evans 20377 View more info

A Sketch of the Life and Character of the late Dr. Monsey, physcian to the Royal Hospital at Chelsea ; with anecdotes of persons of the first rank in church and state

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the author, by J. Cooper: 1789

Seller ID: 30865

Condition: Disbound, Very good condition, lacking half-title & frontis. described in British Library copy.


86p. View more info

The Golden Wedding of Col. James Brown and Wife at Framingham, Mass., Nov. 4, 1957

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Holliston, E. G. Plimpton: 1857

Seller ID: 32914

Condition: Ex-library, Very good condition


59p. View more info

John Graham Brooks, Helen Lawrence Brooks, 1846-1938; a memorial

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Boston, Privately printed: 1940

Seller ID: 33152

Condition: Very good condition


63pp. 23 cm. Printed by D. B. Updike, The Merrymount Press. Smith View more info

The Napoleon gallery; or, Illustrations of the life and times of the emperor of France engraved by Reveil, and other eminent artists, from all the most celebrated pictures in France.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Estes & Lauriat: [1888]

Seller ID: 34376

Condition: Very good condition, top of spine worn


vi p., 87 l. 95 pl. 24 cm. View more info

The Tupper Family Association of America. Second Reunion. Sandwich, Massachusetts, August tenth and eleventh 1917

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sandwich, Mass., 1917

Seller ID: 41096

Condition: Very good condition


6 p. View more info

Mary Dunning Thwing, a Memorial

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Korner & Wood Company: [1931]

Seller ID: 41110

Condition: Ex-library, Very good condition


61 p. Includes poetry by Mary Thwing View more info

Brief memoir of George Mifflin Dallas, of Philadelphia

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, R.E. Peterson & co.: 1853

Seller ID: 41292

Condition: Very good condition, 3/4 red morroco, marbled boards, top of spine chipped, corners worn,


18 p. , frontis. 25 cm. View more info

John Fitzgerald Kennedy; as we remember him. Edited and produced under the direction of Goddard Lieberson. Editor, Joan Meyers; art director, Ira Teichberg

By: N/A

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1965

Edition: First

Seller ID: 41463

Condition: Very good condition, covers lightly faded


ix, 241 p. illus., facsims., group ports. 33 cm. View more info

John Fitzgerald Kennedy; as we remember him. Edited and produced under the direction of Goddard Lieberson. Editor, Joan Meyers; art director, Ira Teichberg

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1965

Seller ID: 41464

Condition: Very good condition, gift inscription on t.p.


ix, 241 p. illus., facsims., group ports. 33 cm. View more info

T. S. Eliot : a Life

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: c1984

Edition: Book Club edition

Seller ID: 41213

ISBN: 0671530437

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


400p. View more info

The Adams Family

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Literary Guild: 1930

Seller ID: 31017

Condition: Good condition


364p., illus. View more info

Fault line American lives series

By: Alberts, Laurie.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: c2004

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 30588

ISBN: 0803210655

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


175pp. 24 cm. Signed by the author View more info

Crowding memories, by Mrs. Thomas Bailey Aldrich

By: Aldrich, Lillain Woodman

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1920

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 41512

Condition: Ex-library, Good condition


viii, 295 p., [21] leaves of plates : ill., facsims., ports. ; 23 cm View more info

The Great Pierpont Morgan.

By: Allen, Frederick Lewis

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1949

Seller ID: 015103

Condition: Very good condition, private library stamp on flyleaf


x, 306 p., port. 22 cm. View more info

Stay of Execution : A Sort of Memoir

By: Alsop, Stewart

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: c1973

Edition: Book Club edition

Seller ID: 29233

Condition: Very good condition in chipped d.j.


305pp. View more info

The Cat Who Came for Christmas

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1987

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 013626

ISBN: 0316037370

Condition: Very good condition in fair d.j.


240p., illus. View more info