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Image for Anais Nin Observed: From a Film Portrait of a Woman As Artist

Anais Nin Observed: From a Film Portrait of a Woman As Artist

By: Snyder, Robert

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chicago, The Swallow Press: 1976

Seller ID: 140833

ISBN: 080400708X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 116 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11"h. "A portrait of one of the best-known, best-loved writers of our day, Anais Nin Observed is based on the documentary film of her life by Academy award-winning film maker Robert Snyder. Drawing on bothe the film and many personal interviews, Snyder has expanded even further the fascinating, many-sided portrait." More than 150 photographs. View more info

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Painting a Hidden Life: The Art of Bill Traylor (Walter Lynwood Fleming Lectures in Southern History)

By: sobel, Mechal

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Louisiana State Univ Pr: 2009

Seller ID: 142664

ISBN: 0807134015

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very minor indications of wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 198 pages, color and b&w prints and photos, View more info

Prillar-Guri: A Heroine of Old Norway (A Translation By DeSordi and Stavig)

By: Sorflaten, Magne

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Freeman, S. Dakota, Pine Hill Press: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 114714

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Signed by Magne Sorflaten. 209 pages. View more info

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Diary of an Artist

By: Soyer, Raphael

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., New Republic Books: 1977

Seller ID: 124268

ISBN: 0915220334

Condition: Very Good


Small spot on title page and dedication page. 316 pages. Full blue cloth boards faded and slightly bumped. Front free endpaper has been torn out. View more info

Days of Augusta, The

By: Speare, Jean E.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Seattle, Madrona Publishers: 1977

Seller ID: 109727

ISBN: 0914842048

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Around 80 pages. Many b&w photos. Oral history. View more info

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Doc Maynard: The man who invented Seattle

By: Speidel, William C

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Nettle Creek Pub. Co: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138809

ISBN: 0914890026

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 275 pages. Full brown cloth boards. 6 1/4"w x 9 1/4"h. Slight edge wear and stains to dust jacket. Map endpapers. Doc Maynard "was Seattle's first doctor, first capitalist, first humorist, first friend to the Indians, first real estate promoter and first to adopt the sobriquest we still use today: 'Queen City of the Northwest' and "Gateway to the Orient.'" View more info

Miracle, the Message, the Story : Jean Vanier and L'Arche, The

By: Spink, Kathryn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Novalis Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 114339

ISBN: 2895077207

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 305 pages. View more info

Hungarian Count in the Revolution of 1848, A

By: Spira, Gyorgy

Price: $62.00

Publisher: Hungary, Akademiai Kiado: 1974

Seller ID: 126449

ISBN: 9630503263

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 346 pages. View more info

Image for Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade

Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade

By: Spring, Justin

Price: $21.00

Publisher: N Y, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2010

Seller ID: 120663

ISBN: 0374281343

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Slight bumping to corners. View more info

Image for History of Neuroscience in Autobiography (Volume 4), The

History of Neuroscience in Autobiography (Volume 4), The

By: Squire, Larry R. (ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Academic Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124811

ISBN: 0126602468

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 575 pages. Previous owner's name. Bumped corners and slight edge wear to cover. View more info

Big Love: The Power of Living With a Wide-open Heart

By: Stabile, Scott

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Novato, CA, New World Library: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141092

ISBN: 1608684938

Condition: Near Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. Publisher's sticker on first endpaper. View more info

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Franz Von Lenbach 1836-1904

By: Stadtische Galerie Im Lenbachhaus Munchen; Gollek, Rosel; Ranke, Winfried; Lenbach, Franz Von

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Munchen, Prestel-Verlag: 1987

Seller ID: 101736

ISBN: 379130805X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and interior is clean of highlighting, marking or marginalia. 514 pages, lavishly illustrated with often many photos and prints per page, depicting costuming (drawings & photos of stage sets with players,) furniture, tapestries, vases, religious icons, along with many portraits, paintings, interiors of the time. Text is in German. Previously owned by private library and very well cared for. Dust jacket is adhered to boards with clear mylar sheeting. View more info

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They Caught the Torch

By: Staff

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Will Ross, Inc.: 1939

Seller ID: 145232

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for inscription on front end paper. Unpaginated, about 40 pages with text on the L. page and a full page/color drawing on the right. An accounting of myriad nurses, nursing organizations and benefactors to the health of society through the ages, including Fabiola, Flaccilla, Radegunde, Augustinian Sisters, Knights Hospitallers, Hildegarde, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Clara, ... View more info

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Baudelaire

By: Starkie, Enid

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, New Directions: 1958

Seller ID: 144808

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. Blue cloth spine with grey paper-covered boards which show slight wear at corners. Edge wear and small tears on dust jacket. 624 pages. View more info

Image for South-West of Eden: A Memoir, 1932-1956

South-West of Eden: A Memoir, 1932-1956

By: Stead, C.K.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124690

ISBN: 1869404548

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 345 pages. Very slight edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

Image for Joke's Over : Bruised Memories: Gonzo, Hunter S. Thompson, and Me, The

Joke's Over : Bruised Memories: Gonzo, Hunter S. Thompson, and Me, The

By: Steadman, Ralph

Price: $70.00

Publisher: N Y., Harcourt Inc.: 2006

Edition: Advance Reader's Edition

Seller ID: 111078

ISBN: 0151012822

Condition: Very Good


Advance Reader's Edition (ARC). Very slightly scuffed covers, not crispy-sharp, but still sharp corners, no creasing to covers or spine, small dirt mark to upper page ends. View more info

Image for Grand Tradition: Seventy Years of Singing on Record, The

Grand Tradition: Seventy Years of Singing on Record, The

By: Steane, J. B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Duckworth: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125698

ISBN: 0715606611

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 628 pages. Full black cloth boards. Small tears and edge wear to dust jacket. Foxing to side page ends. View more info

Dickens and Phiz

By: Steig, Michael

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 131792

ISBN: 0253317053

Condition: Near Fine


Purple cloth boards with sunning to top spine and edges; sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has small tears at spine, light scuffing. True first, publisher's page shows N.A.P. Lots of b&w illustrations, 340 pages. View more info

Image for Gene Smith's Sink: A Wide-Angle View

Gene Smith's Sink: A Wide-Angle View

By: Stephenson, Sam

Price: $12.95

Publisher: N Y, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141084

ISBN: 0374232156

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Image for Nellie McClung the Complete Autobiography: A Clearing in the West and the Stream Runs Fast

Nellie McClung the Complete Autobiography: A Clearing in the West and the Stream Runs Fast

By: Strong-Boag, Veronica;McClung, Nellie L.;Strong-Boag, Veronica Jane;Rosa, Michelle Lynn

Price: $38.95

Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, Broadview Press: 2003

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 122366

ISBN: 1551115727

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Light wear to covers, front corners bent pretty well, but still nice reading copy. View more info