Category: Biography


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Sailor Historian.

By: Beck, Emily Morison (edited by).

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 001600

Best of Samuel Eliot Morison. Published by Houghton Mifflin, CR 1977, title date 1977, 1st edition, 431 pages. Dust jacket has tears, overall good+. Foreward by Walter Muir Whitehall. Author is daught er of Samuel E. Morison. Morison finished the introductory notes for this seletion of his writings shortly before his death in 1976. Literature, New England, Authors, explorers. View more info

Nathaniel Hawthorne - The American Years.

By: Cantwell, Robert.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Published by Rinehart & Co.,:

Seller ID: 000606

CR 1948 with 499 pages with index. Black covers and content good. Frontis and center pictures. History, Americana, Literature, biography. View more info

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Golden Sheaves.

By: Cleveland, H.A.

Price: $22.00

Seller ID: 001777

Gathered from the Fields of Ancient and Modern Literature - A Miscellany of Choice Reading For the Entertainment of the old and young in hours that are lonely and weary. Frontis color, tissue is torn out. Green covers, illustrated, dark and slight soil, small tears top and bottom of spine. Tight and complete, slight foxing, overall good. Contains: Moral & Religious Anecdotes, Temperance Selection, Humorous Selections, National History, Fishing, Hunting, Natural history illustrated, Providential Occurrences, Facts & Counsels, Lives and Incidents of Eminent Men, Moral Tales and Sketches. America... View more info

Little Journey to the Home of Robert G. Ingersoll.

By: Hubbard, Elbert.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Roycrofters:

Seller ID: 002835

CR 1902 Roycrofters and renewed in 1930. 54 pages, text color decorations, frontis black and white of Ingersall. Two tone brown covers with paper label with title on front cover. Slight bend in the covers, overall good+ condition. Done into a book at Roycrofters shops in East Aurora, Erie County, New York MCMXXX. One of the books in the "Little Journey's" series. View more info

Modern Leaders - Being a Series of Biographical Sketches.

By: McCarthy, Justin.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Published by Sheldon & Co., New York, CR 1872,:

Seller ID: 001738

CR 1872 with 243 pages. Spine has a piece cut just under the title, still attached only by front hinge o/w good. Literature. History. Americana. Biographical sketches, biography. View more info

Newton Baker - America At War.

By: Palmer,Fred.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Published by Dodd Mead,:

Seller ID: 001240

CR 1931, 1st edition. Two volumes. Volume 1 - 420 pages with index. Volume 2 - 450 pages. This is #2 of 996 printed, signed by Palmer and Baker. Corners slight bump, slight soil o/w good+. Some uncut pages, B& W illustrations. History. Americana.WWI, wars, biography. View more info

Average Americans.

By: Roosevelt, Theodore (son of President Theo. Roosevelt).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Published by Putnams,:

Seller ID: 000464

CR 1919 with 252 pages with 2 pages of ads. Brown covers with dark brown lettering. "Jr." is written in pencil on spine o/w good+. The son of President Theodore Roosevelt was in the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry in World War I. Americana, history, autobiography, World War I, World Wars, military. View more info

Charles Darwin

By: Sears, Paul B.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Published by Charles Scribners Sons, CR 1950,:

Seller ID: 001369

title date 1950 with "A" on CR pages, 124 pages with index. The Naturalist As A Cultural Force. Natural History. History. View more info