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THE CAT WHO CAME FOR CHRISTMAS

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 1988

Seller ID: 071565

ISBN: 0140113428

Condition: Very Good


Bk has mild crease to spine; light scuffing to wraps. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; Trade PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 240 pp View more info

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EMILY

By: Bedard, Michael; Cooney, Barbara

Price: $15.36

Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers: 1992

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 078410

ISBN: 0385306970

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


1992, 4th printing, hb, mylar protected. Bk looks as UNREAD. DJ has mild shlfwr; mylar protected. Pgs clean, binding tight. Lovely book about the poetress Emily Dickinson. ; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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DEAR CHARLOTTE

By: Bertrand, Helen

Price: $16.12

Publisher: Dallas, Taylor Pub. Co: 1973

Seller ID: 068250

Condition: Very Good+


Bk has yellow boards; very mild edgwr. No DJ. Pgs clean and binding tight. ****TBL0710&****ABOUT THE BOOK: Newspaper columns written by author, and appearing in several Texas newspapers. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 85 pp View more info

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DEAR CHARLOTTE

By: Bertrand, Helen

Price: $14.58

Publisher: Taylor Pub. Co: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 069390

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed, HB, First edition. Bk has mild shlfwr. DJ has small tears to edges; spine ends chipped; spine sunned; chipping to back top edge; MYLAR protected. Signed by author on ffep. Pgs clean, binding good. *******This is a book of the letters written by Ms. Bertrand, as ads for their drug store. They ended up being published in several Texas newspapers as advertisements for drug stores. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 85 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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THEODORE ROOSEVELT'S LETTERS TO HIS CHILDREN

By: BISHOP, JOSEPH BUCKLIN

Price: $11.51

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1929

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 064950

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bk has blue boards with very mild wear. Pgs age yellowed, P. O. Inside ffep. Pgs clean and binding tight. Very nice copy for the age. ; Drawings; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 239 pp View more info

BOLD WOMEN IN TEXAS HISTORY

By: Blevins, Don

Price: $14.20

Publisher: Mountain Press Publishing Company: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 081270

ISBN: 0878425837

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


12, sb, SIGNED by author. Bk is filled with biographical information on women who helped make Texas what it is today. Some of the women are: Francita Alavez; Elisabet Ney; Clara Driscoll; Jovita Idar and a few others. Great reading. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 137 pp; Signed by Author View more info

FROM ANGELS TO HELLCATS: LEGENDARY TEXAS WOMEN, 1836 TO 1880

By: Blevins, Don

Price: $13.11

Publisher: Missoula, Mont., Mountain Press Pub. Co.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 081290

ISBN: 0878424431

Condition: Fine


01, sb, SIGNED by author. Bk has glossy wraps unmarked. Includes several bio's on some of the bolder women known in western history. Great read. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 149 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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IN THE WEB OF THE PINK SPIDER

By: Bott, Ethlyn Wisegarver

Price: $38.45

Publisher: New York, N. Y., Pageant Press, Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 037410

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


67, hb, mylar protected. SIGNED / inscribed by AUTHOR on ffep; bk hs yellowing & foxing; DJ hs chipping, edgwr, closed tears, spine sunned; mylar protected. Binding tight. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 206 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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ONE HEARTBEAT: A PHILOSOPHY OF TEAMWORK, LIFE AND LEADERSHIP

By: Brown, Mack; Little, Bill

Price: $39.96

Publisher: Bright Sky Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 074200

ISBN: 1931721084

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


First Edition, Mylar protected. Bk looks as unread. DJ has mild scuffing. Pgs clean, binding tight. Beautiful copy! ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 184 pp View more info

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WITH POWDER ON MY NOSE

By: Burke, Billie; Shipp, Cameron

Price: $28.44

Publisher: Coward-Mccann: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062720

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Bk has mild edgwr. DJ has sunning to spine; small closed tear to top edge; rubbing to corners. Pgs clean and binding tight. Mylar protected. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 249 pp View more info

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THE SILVER STALLION: A COMEDY OF REDEMPTION

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, N. Y., Robert M. Mcbride & Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044450

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Brown bds lightly soiled along spine. Spine ends rubbed, pg 109 w/sm stain spot, browned pgs; P. O. Inside ffep. Text clean, binding good. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 358 pp View more info

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FROM CHAOS TO CONFIDENCE: Survival Strategies for the New Workplace.

By: Campbell, Susan M.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Ny., Simon & Schuster: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034600

ISBN: 0684802538

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


[F/F] 1ED/1ST Printing. Book is as UNREAD, exception of name on ffep. DJ has very min. Shelf wear. Glossy color art. Pps 246.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 256 pp View more info

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STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN : CAUGHT IN THE CROSSFIRE TAG: ; THE BLAZING NATIONAL BESTSELLER

By: Crawford, Bill

Price: $13.11

Publisher: Little, Brown: 1994

Seller ID: 049620

ISBN: 0316160695

Condition: Very Good


Book hs light edgwr, scuffing, crease to spine; first page has a pinhole near top corner. Pgs clean and binding tight. ****** ABOUT THE BOOK: The authors provide a penetrating first biography of blues/rock guitar virtuoso Vaughn (1954-90) . They describe Vaughan's childhood relationships with his abusive father and his older brother, who served as a role model. ; Trade Paperback; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pp View more info

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DEMPSEY- SIGNED FIRST EDITION

By: Dempsey, Jack

Price: $108.85

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 058040

ISBN: 0060110546

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


SIGNED BY AUTHOR on ffep. Bk has grey boards with red spine. Light soiling to boards, wear to edges; one corner worn thru; binding starting to loosen; light soiling to pg edges. DJ has shlf/edgwr, scuffing, MYLAR protected. Pgs unmarked. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 320 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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SAVING GRACES Finding Solace and Strength from Friends and Strangers

By: Edwards, Elizabeth

Price: $19.97

Publisher: Broadway: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 067755

ISBN: 0767925378

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


06, first edition, first print, HB. Bk is as UNREAD. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; MYLAR protected DJ with mild edg/shlfwr. GREAT! ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 340 pp View more info

A LIFE IN MY HANDS: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY.

By: Ehrlich, J. W

Price: $16.89

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1965

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 062750

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


SIGNED and inscribed by Author on 1/2 TP. Bk looks as UNREAD. Sp lettering fading; couple pgs have crease. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 379 pp; Signed by Author View more info

OUT OF MY LATER YEARS

By: Einstein, Albert

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Scranton, Pa., Philosophical Library, Inc.: 1950

Seller ID: 044470

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bk is very clean. Sp is split at head; binding tight. Mylar protected. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 282 pp View more info

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ALBERT SCHWEITZER

By: Feschotte, Jacques

Price: $16.12

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065890

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Mylar protected; 1st edition. Bk has light shlf/edgwr, scuffing, corners rubbed. DJ has light soiling, egwr (with wrinkling and chipping) ; ghost sticker to front bottom. Ps clean and binding tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pp View more info

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THE DOUBLE LIFE OF POCAHONTAS

By: Fritz, Jean

Price: $13.82

Publisher: New York, Putnam Juvenile: October 28, 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049650

ISBN: 0399210164

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Bk has gr/wh bds with light soiling. Binding tight, pgs clean. DJ hs soiling, frnt/back and sp head with cl tears (4) ; sm cl tear to sp tail. ******ABOUT THE BOOK: A biography of the famous American Indian princess, emphasizing her life-long adulation of John Smith and the roles she played in two very different cultures. ; 9.4 x 6.2 x 0.5 inches; 96 pp View more info

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LEGENDARY TEXAS STORYTELLERS

By: Gramon, Jim

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Plano, Tex., Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.: 2002

Seller ID: 048590

ISBN: 1556229399

Condition: Fine


Bk looks as UNREAD. Tight binding and clean pgs, ; Trade Paperback; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pp View more info