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THE CAT WHO CAME FOR CHRISTMAS

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 1988

Seller ID: 071565


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


[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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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