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Memoirs of a Book-Molesting Childhood

By: Adele Wiseman

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1987

Seller ID: 020724

ISBN: 0195406370

Condition: Very Good


What a delightful book! A series of essays to be savoured. Teal border on a light brown, dark cream, and black and white photograph of the author on a balcony amidst her flamingoes. Back cover has a bit of a brown stain, very faint, along the left hand side. Cover shows some wear along the spine. 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 & ... View more info

The Storyteller: Memory, Secrets, Magic and Lies

By: Anna Porter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 2000

Seller ID: 020626

ISBN: 0385259565

Condition: Very Good


Absolutley pristine condition. Spotless, unbumped, and unmarked. Navy blue boards with silver gilt lettering. Dust jacket has two photos; the author on the left and her grandfather on the right. Spine of jacket is black with photo of grandpa near the bottom. Unclipped. 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 commit... 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 lis... 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 t... View more info

The Long Way

By: Bernard Moitessier

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1975

Seller ID: 020286

ISBN: 0385038674

Condition: Very Good-


This wonderful book has a grey hardcover with red quarter binding. Foxing on bottom foredge. Smallest of dings at the bottom of the spine. Text has many diagrams and illustrations and is prisitne. Dust jacket has a white background with black title, red author. Bottom of jacket front shows a photo of the author in the swelling sea. Back of jacket has reflections on the book. A must for every seafaring adventurer. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actu... View more info

A TOUCH OF AFRICA: PART II: ONTO THE AMAZON

By: Bert D'Amico

Price: $52.50

Publisher: AuthorHouse: 2005

Seller ID: 019634

ISBN: 1420840436

Condition: As New


Zebra print background with wonderful sunset photo of silhouetted tree taking up most of front cover. White title. 212pp in as new condition. Signed, with inscription, by author (unverified). Many black and white photos throughout the text. 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 le... View more info

Caviar for Breakfast

By: Betty Roland

Price: $22.56

Publisher: Quartet Books: 1979

Seller ID: 020351

ISBN: 090812810x

Condition: Very Good


Tomato red hardcover with gold gilt writing on spine. Bottom foredge has 2 remainder marks - one pink and one brown. Other than that, pristine condtion. Dust jacket has a tan background and is designed to look like a sheet of note paper. A diagram of the churches in St Petersburg , with blue sky underneath, and the year 1934 , 1933 under that is on the front centre of the jacket. The back has the same paper design but with a list on the lines, and a diagram of 2 peo... View more info

Prelude to Israel, The Memoirs of M. I. Bodenheimer

By: Bodenheimer, M.I.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Thomas Yoseloff: 1963

Seller ID: 020476

ISBN: n

Condition: Very Good


Medium brown cloth cover with black lettering on spine, Top and bottom of spine are bumped. Text is very clean. Brown and tan wavy horizontal stripes on jacket with black and white illustration of books and writing implements. Spine is faded. Dust jacket is clipped, has a small rip bottom front, very chipped top and bottom of spine. 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 U... View more info

A Life in Peace and War

By: Brian Urquhart

Price: $28.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1987

Edition: 1 By Number Line

Seller ID: 020856

ISBN: 0060158409

Condition: Good-


Ex Library, with markings that entails. Black cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine. Tan endpapers. An photocopy of an editorial on Peace on Earth from Han 12, 2002 is included, as are other newspaper clippings on the theme. Foredges are foxed. Text is very clean. Dust jacket is a grey granite look with a paler vertical strip that includes the title, in purplish blue, and a photo of the author. Vertical tear on the front fold. Some minor chipping at top and bo... View more info

The Life and Times of The Thunderbolt Kid

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Anchor Canada: 2007

Edition: 1 By Number Line

Seller ID: 020545

ISBN: 0385661622

Condition: Very Good


This spotless book has a photo of the author (one assumes) in overalls with an orange thunderbolt on his chest. Whaite background. Black, white and red lettering for title. Text is pristine. There is a very tiny crease on upper right corner of the cover. There is evidence of wear on the bottom front edge and corner. A delightfully funny 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... View more info

Chasing Good

By: Bukhari, S. Enam

Price: $73.00

Publisher: St Catharines, S. Enam Bukhari: 2008

Inscription: By Author

Seller ID: 020752

ISBN: 0978311809

Condition: Good+


Black soft cover with white details, and a line illustration of 2 people sitting in the light of a doorway. Signed by author (unverified). Edges of cover are chipped a little. Some diagonal scratching. Text is immaculate. A very moving 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 on... View more info

Meeting Mrs. Jenkins

By: Burton, Richard

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1965

Seller ID: 019633

ISBN: n

Condition: Very Good


The text of this book was published in Vogue under the title Burton Writes of Taylor. 25pp. Yellow hard cover with brown quarter binding. Gold gilt pattern on centre front. Red endpapers. Beautiful condtion. Many photographs. Dustjacket has colour photo of Ms Taylor on front and Mr Burton on back. 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 H... View more info

No Future Without Forgiveness

By: Desmond Tutu

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rider: 1999

Edition: 1 By Number Line

Seller ID: 020550

ISBN: 0712670130

Condition: Very Good


Black hardcover in fabulous condition: corners and spine are unbumped. Cover is clean. Text has ever so slightly darkened around the edges with age. Dust jacket is prisitne. Unclipped. Red, Yellow and Green design, with colour photograph of Rev. Tutu on the bottom right quadrant. 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.... View more info

Necessary Secrets : The Journals of Elizabeth Smart

By: Elizabeth Smart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summerhill Press, Limited: 1992

Seller ID: 020648

ISBN: 0888791801

Condition: Very Good


Black background with thin turquoise horizontal stripes. Red Title. Painting of the the author in the middle. Bottom foredge is a little dirty. Text itself is pristine. 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

I Remember the Location Exactly

By: Eric Koch

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mosaic Press: 2006

Seller ID: 020466

ISBN: 0889628610

Condition: Near Fine


Red background on soft cover with a cover painting by Max Beckmann, Eisgang (1923). White lettering. Pages have a newsprint-like texture. A few pages of black and white photographs. Absolutely gorgeous condition. 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

The Search for the Atocha

By: Eugene Lyon

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1979

Seller ID: 020885

ISBN: 0060127112

Condition: Good+


Ex library with the markings one would expect. Olive green with black quarter binding. Previous owner's name on ffep. There is a section of photos. Dust jacket has tones of green background with old map of south east USA and cuba and a sailing ship. Superimposed is an orange text box that houses the title, with a fancy frame. 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 Book... View more info

With Fondest Regards

By: Francoise Sagan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dutton: 1985

Seller ID: 020540

ISBN: 0525243348

Condition: Very Good


Beige boards with beige quarter binding. Corners are great, top and bottom of spine are bumped. Red endpages. Ffep has the name Ken in ink on upper left corner. Text is immaculate. Clipped dustjacet is in great condition, with only minor wear at the top and bottom of the spine. The jacket has a colour photograph of the author in a leopard print coat, leaning against a red sports car. Looks like New York street. Foredges have light foxing. Any picture found beside ... View more info

Must You Go? My Life with Harold Pinter

By: Fraser, Antonia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Anchor Canada:

Seller ID: 020768

ISBN: 0385669119

Condition: Good


Cream cover that looks like a stack of papers. Purple lettering. Small balck and white photo of the couple in the middle. Long vertical crease front middle. Previous owner name on ffep. Has lots of pictures, as well. Very clean. 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 th... View more info

the tree of Life

By: Fredelle Bruser Maynard

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Viking: 1988

Inscription: By Author

Seller ID: 020730

ISBN: 0670810231

Condition: Very Good


Cream coloured boards with rusty brown quarter binding. Spine has cream lettering. Top and bottom of spine show a very wee bit of wear. Title page is signed by author (unverified). Text is pristine. Dust jacket has a light brown background with 4 photos of the author, some with family, on the front. 3 other photos are on the back. In quite lovely condition, save for remnants of a square sticker middle front near the front edge. Any picture found beside this lis... View more info

Getting to Know the General: The Story of an Involvement

By: Graham Greene

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1984

Seller ID: 020556

ISBN: 0671541609

Condition: Very Good


Olive green boards with navy blue quarter binding. Creamy beige endpages. Small discus thrower stamp on bottom foredge. Gold gilt lettering on spine. Unclipped dust jacket has a taupe background with very dark green lettering for title and author. Small red star, small blue star, near the middle. Back cover is a large black and white photo of the author and his subject. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock ... View more info