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1 Abish, Walter Double Vision: A Self-Portrait
New York: Knopf 2004 0-679-41868-7 / 9780679418689 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Signed by author on half title page.
 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Adams, Noah  The Flyers: In Search of Wilbur & Orville Wright
New York: Crown 2003 1-400-04912-1 / 9781400049127 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Black and white photographs. Signed by author on tipped in book plate on free f
221 pages with index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Allen, Paula Gunn Pocahontas
New York: Harper Collins 2003 0-060-53687-X / 9780060536879 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Signed on full title page by author.
A biography of Pocahontas from the Native American perspective. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Alter, Jonathan The Promise: President Obama, Year One
New York: Simon & Schuster 2010 1439101191 / 978-1-4391-0119-3 First edition-First printing. Near fine book in fine dust jacket. Author's pen caused a small , sharp scratch on the full title page. Signed by author on full title page.

Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Anderson, Scott The Man Who Tried to Save the World
New York: Doubleday 1999 0-385-48665-0 / 9780385486651 First edition-First printing. Fine book in near fine dust jacket. Black and white photographs. Signed by author on full title page.
The life and disappearance of Fred Cuny. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Angier, Carole The Double Bond: Primo Levi
New York: FSG 2002 0374113157 / 9780374113155 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Black and white photographs. 
898 pages. Book is too large for priority or foreign mails without extra charges. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Arnold, Jennifer M.D. and Klein, Bill Life is Short (no pun intended)
New York: Howard Books (Simon & Schuster) 2015 1476794707 / 9781476794709 First edition-First printing. Fine new book in fine dust jacket. 

Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Auchincloss, Louis Woodrow Wilson
New York: Viking Penguin 2000 0-670-88904-8 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. 
One of Penguin Lives Series. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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9 Ayers,Bill Public Enemy: Confessions of an American Dissident
Boston MA: Beacon Press 2013 080703276X / 9780807032763 First edition-First printing. Fine new hard cover book in fine dust jacket. Signed on the full title page by author with sel
Notice of signing event laid in book. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Benedict, Elizabeth (Editor) Mentors, Muses & Monsters: 30 Writers on the People Who Changed Their Lives
New York: Free Press 2009 1439108617 / 978-1-4391-0861-1 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Signed.
Signed on full title page by editor, Elizabeth Benedict, and contributors, Mary Gordon, Lily Tuck, and Sigrid Nunez. and at their contributions by Jim Shepard and Joyce Carol Oates. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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11 Blass, Thomas The Man Who Shocked the World: The Life and Legacy of Stanley Milgram.
New York: Basic Books (Perseus) 2004 0738203998 / 9780738203997 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Black and white photographs and drawings. 
360 pages with index, notes, and references. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 Blew, Mary Clearman Balsamroot
New York: Viking 1994 0-670-84857-3 / 9780670848577 First edition-First printing. Near fine book with slightly bumped upper corners in near fine dust jacket. 

Price: 8.50 USD
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13 Bourne, Peter Castro: A Biography of Fidel Castro
London: Macmillan 1987 0-333-44593-7 / 9780333445938 First edition-First printing. Near fine book with slight browning of edges in fine dust jacket. Black and white photographs on glossy paper. 
332 pages with index and notes. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 Brown, Frederick Flaubert
New York: Little Brown 2006 0316118788 / 9780316118781 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. 
626 pages with index and notes. Book is too large for priority or foreign mail. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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15 Brown, Frederick Flaubert
New York: Little Brown 2006 0-316-11878-8 / 9780316118781 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Signed by author on full title page.
626 pages with index and notes. 
Price: 23.50 USD
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16 Brown, Tina The Diana Chronicles
New York: Doubleday 2007 0385517084 / 978-0-3855-1708-9 First edition-First printing. Fine new book in fine dust jacket. Inside covers and end papers have multiple pictures of Princess Diana. 
542 pages with index and notes. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Calvet, Louis-Jean Roland Barthes
Bloomington IN: Indiana University Press 1995 0-253-34987-7 / 9780253349873 First US edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Black and white photographs on glossy paper. 
291 pages with index. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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18 Cheney, Mary Now It's My Turn: A Daughter's Chronicle of Political Life
New York: Threshhold Editions (Simon & Schuster) 2006 1-416-52049-X / 9781416520498 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket.   Signed by author on half title page.
 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Cochrane, Robert (editor) Treasury of Modern Biography
London and Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo 1878 None Very good++ book in dark green leather with slight wear at top and bottom of spine and corners. Previous owner's notation on free front endpaper. Bound in is an additional full title page with Publishers Lee & Shepard of Boston. Interior pages are without flaw. Frontispiece with glassine. 
A Gallery of literary sketches of eminent men and women of the nineteenth century. 544 pages with index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Collins, Paul Banvard's Folly
New York: Picador 2001 0-312-26886-6 / 9780312268862 First edition-First printing. Fine book in fine dust jacket. Signed by author.
Thirteen tales of renowned obscurity, famous anonymity, and rotten luck. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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