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Tchaikovsky: A Biography

By: Anthony Holden

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Viking Penguin: 1995

Seller ID: 019941

ISBN: 0670846236

Condition: Very Good


Black hardcover with gold gilt writing on spine. 489pp, all wonderfully clean. Painted portrait of Tchaikovsky of jacket. Some very very minor scuffing, and horizontal scratch on the rear. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at a time. View more info

O Rare Don Marquis

By: Anthony, Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City Park, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday & Co.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020761

ISBN: n

Condition: Good+


Black cloth boards. Silver gilt lettering on the spine. Endpapers have an assortment of notes, notations etc, as does back of ffep. Same deal on inside of back cover. Staining front and back where jacket had once been taped. White dust jacket with black and white photo of subject on bottom front. He is smoking and typing. Quite a few rips and tears, but the jacket is now safely encased in acetate. Clipped. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Book... View more info

Groucho

By: Arce, Hector

Price: $20.92

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam: 1979

Seller ID: 012794

ISBN: 0399120467

Condition: Very Good +


Dustjacket is NOT price clipped/several small tears/light wear, covers are white with gold text on spine, previous owner's name and notation on flep, light wear only to book View more info

Patrick White

By: Argyle, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd: 1967

Seller ID: 021250

ISBN: n

Condition: Good+


Ex library with the markings one would expect in this type of volume. Black boards. Dust jacket is in an acetate cover. Black and white photo of the author on bottom of jacket, orange horizontal text box housing the title, black header with the 'Writers and Critics.' Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at a time. View more info

Memoir of Hannah More

By: Arnold, S. G.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York & London, Carlton and Porter: 1839

Seller ID: 018493

ISBN: n

Condition: Good


Dark brown cover with embossing. gold lettering on spine. inscription on inside front cover. in lovely condition. Only wear is fading and coloring one would expect with a book of this age. Beautiful little book. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time! View more info

Chief Justices of England Vol V

By: Arnould, Sir Joseph

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, James Cockcroft & Co.: 1874

Seller ID: 016283

Condition: Good


The Lives of the Chief Justices of England, Volume V, frontispiece of Thomas 1st Lord Denman, bumped, rubbed, sunned, tanned, foxed,St. George Mechanics Institute Library sticker on the FPEP, approx. 344 pps, PO name on inside page, Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time! View more info

Timebends: A Life

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Grove Press Inc.: 1987

Seller ID: 020585

ISBN: 0802100155

Condition: Very Good


Beige boards with hunter green quarter binding. Gold gilt replica of signature of Mr Miller on bottom right. Beige endpages. Christmas message in red pen on half title page. Text is exceptionally clean. Dust jacket has light beige background with light brown title, green subtitle and a colour photo of Mr Miller. Scallop clipped on upper right corner. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at the ... View more info

Timebends: A Life

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grove Press Inc.: 1987

Edition: First Trade

Seller ID: 020616

ISBN: 0802100155

Condition: Very Good


Tan hardcover with gold gilt embossed signature of Mr Miller on bottom right. Green cloth quarter binding. Gold gilt lettering on spine. Unbumped. Bottom foredge has green remainder dot. Quite large! Text is in lovely condition. There is a section of black and white photographs. Jacket is a peachy beige with beige and green lettering. Small photo of Mr Miller near the middle. A wee bit of ruffling here and there on the edges. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore H... View more info

The Quest for America

By: Ashe, Geoffrey et al

Price: $35.49

Publisher: Praeger: 1971

Seller ID: 008584

Condition: Good


Dustjacket has moderate wear with a several short tears/price clipped, covers are burgundy/gold, tape residue on covers, previous owner's name on flep, bookstore code in pencil on flep, date on rlep, "withdrawn" stamp on rlep/pocket removed, ex-library with tape on spine, no other library markings visible View more info

Admiral's Wife

By: Aspinall-Oglander, Cecil

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Longman's, Green and Co.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021013

ISBN: n

Condition: Good


Blue cloth boards. Front cover has a not yet faded rectangle, suggesting a paste down title? at one time. Quite faded silver gilt letttering on the spine. Corners and top and bottom of spine are bumped. Foredges are darkened with age. Inside front cover is a pasted down personal library sticker. Ffep has has the inside flap from the bookjacket pasted in. The date 1963 is circled in the upper right corner. Inside back cover bears a 1952 stamp, and 1963 in ink. Fully indexed text is in lovely condition. A fascinating collection of letters in this biography. Lovely. them. Any picture... View more info

Steps in Time

By: Astaire, Fred

Price: $25.49

Publisher: Da Capo Pr: 1981

Seller ID: 010681

ISBN: 0306801418

Condition: Very Good


Reprint edition, light wear only, price sticker upper front panel, previous owner's name on flep, a very nice copy View more info

The Reluctant Hangman: The story of James Berry

By: Atholl, Justin

Price: $41.93

Publisher: John Long: 1956

Seller ID: 013650

Condition: Good


No dustjacket, blue hardcovers with moderate to heavy wear at spine ends and corners, several marks/soils on covers, spine is faded, bookstore codes in pencil on flep, light usage, the Story of James Berry, Executioner 1884-1892 with 9 illustrations, no other prints or editions stated View more info

Love, Alice: My Life as a Honeymooner

By: Audrey Meadows

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Crown: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019956

ISBN: 0517598817

Condition: Very Good


Royal blue cover with black quarter binding. Gold gilt lettering on spine. Exceptionally clean text is liberally sprinkled with black and white photgraphs. Purple background on dust jacket with yellow author, pink title, skyline design with phot of Meadows and Gleason superimposed on the moon. Back of jacket has praise for the book. Very light scuffing, Coles receipt taped to inside front flap. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are commi... View more info

Ava: My Story

By: Ava Gardner

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1992

Seller ID: 020090

ISBN: 0553293060

Condition: Very Good-


White paperback cover with black and white photo of of Ms. Gardner in a fancy dress, sitting on a table. Back cover has a precis of the book. Spine is creased from having been read. 336 pp, all clean. 2 sections of photographs. Completed shortly before her death. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at a time. View more info

Ambush!

By: Aven, Gene

Price: $29.49

Publisher: Gene Aven Ministries: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 008436

Condition: Good


Softcover with light coverwear/light creasing at corners, price in pencil on flep, blindstamp by previous owner on second loose end page View more info

Before the Colors Fade: Portrait of a Soldier Gearge S. Patton Jr.

By: Ayer, Fred

Price: $25.49

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1964

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 008541

Condition: Good


Ex-library with expected markings and attachments, spine leans, previous owner and bookstore marks on 1/2 title page, front pocket has been removed, price clipped, a nice reading copy, foreword by General of the Army Omar N. Bradley View more info

Out of Iran: A Woman's escape from the Ayatollahs

By: Azadi, Sousan; Ferrante, Angela

Price: $7.92

Publisher: Toronto, Seal Books: 1988

Seller ID: 014296

ISBN: 0770422519

Condition: Good


1st printing this edition, covers have moderate to heavy wear, lower spine end peeling, corners creased, price stamp on front cover, several small marks and soils, text block is age toned, previous owner's blind stamp on dedication page, price stamp on flep also View more info

Now

By: Bacall, Lauren

Price: $12.49

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013181

ISBN: 0394574125

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition stated, no other prints stated, lightest wear, price sticker on front panel of dustjacket, wee bit of chipping at the spine ends, covers are black boards with black cloth spine, copper coloured text on spine, previous owner name on flep, bookstore codes in pencil on flep also View more info

Johnny Mercer, the Life, Times and Song Lyrics of Our Huckleberry Friend

By: Bach, Bob

Price: $45.49

Publisher: Lyle Stuart: 1982

Seller ID: 009472

ISBN: 0818404507

Condition: Very Good


Light wear, lower corner lightly bumped, previous owner's name on flep, prices in pencil on flep also View more info

Two billion trees and Counting: The legacy of Edmund Zavitz

By: Bacher, John

Price: $64.62

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 2011

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 013964

ISBN: 1459701119

Condition: Very Good -


1st printing by number line, signed and inscribed by author to previous owner on title page, very light wear with a wee bit of curl at the corners View more info