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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 & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time! 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 committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time! 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

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

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 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... 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 leaf at a time. 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 people standing in parkas. Absolutely lovely condtion. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of... View more info

Summer Wine and Vintage Years

By: Bill Owen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Robson Books Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 021101

ISBN: 0860519856

Condition: Very Good


Wonderful representation of a portrait by Jim Ruddle of the author on the front cover. In lovely condition. Not a mark on it; inside or out. A section of black and white photographs. 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

Diddy Waw Diddy: Passage of an American Son

By: Billy Porterfield

Price: $40.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021304

ISBN: 0060169990

Condition: Very Good-


Dark royal blue boards with white quarter binding. Red gilt lettering on spine. Edges are a wee bit faded. Deckled foredge. Text is in wonderful condition. Black remainder mark on bottom foredge. Dust jacket has shades of yellow background with 2 sepia coloured photgraphs and red and blue details. Back of jacket has reviews for the book. Very thin smudged line near the top. 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 ... 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 Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at a time. View more info

High, Wide and Lonesome

By: Borland, Hal

Price: $44.61

Publisher: Lippincott: 1956

Seller ID: 021237

ISBN: n

Condition: Very Good


Orangey brown boards with medium brown quarter binding. Gold gilt author signature on front. Gold gilt lettering on spine. Olive green endpapers with previous owner's name and address on ffep, in black marker. Text is immaculate. Deckled foredges. Top foredge is speckled. Dust jacket is orangey brown with black lettering and a sketch of a young man facing into a fence line/field. Back of jacket has black and white photo of the author and short precis of the book Jacket is clipped. Some minor water damage on the inside. Edges are chipped, particularly at the top and bottom of spine. ... 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 bottom of spine. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by th... 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. 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

China As I See It

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, John Day: 1970

Seller ID: 021050

ISBN: n

Condition: Good


Ex library book with the markings that entails. Deckled foredge. Brown cloth boards. With gold gilt design on both front and spine. Dust jacket is in good condition under its acetate cover. Clipped. Text is in great 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

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 one leaf at the time! 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 Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at a time. View more info

Into the Water Barrier

By: Campbell, Donald and Mitchellm Alan W

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Long Acre, London, Odhams Press Limited: 1955

Seller ID: 021129

ISBN: n

Condition: Good-


Ex library with markings one might expect. Blue cloth boards with faded spine, upon which darkened gold gilt lettering spells out the title. Quite worn at edges. Worn right through at top and bottom of spine. Text is in lovely condition with many pictures. Interesting fact: The page facing the title page has a black and white photo of the author, Leo Villa, and his large black dog, referred to as a 'labradoodle' This is 1955. I didnt think the term was in existence then. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the lis... View more info

My grandfather's house: Scenes of childhood and youth

By: Charles Ritchie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada: 1987

Seller ID: 021130

ISBN: 0771595123

Condition: Near Fine


Dark pink boards with silver gilt lettering on spine. Endpapers are a dusty rose/white floral wallpapery print. Ephemera included is a newspaper article from May 19, 1988, when he won a Pagurian award. Front foredge is deckled. Text is pristine. Cover has a burgundy background with a sepia toned photo of the author and his younger brother. In beautiful shape. 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 ... View more info

Submarine Diary: The Silent Stalking of Japan

By: Corwin Guy Mendenhall Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2013

Seller ID: 021339

ISBN: 1557505829

Condition: Very Good -


Cover has a black and white (in grey tones) photograph of the deck of a submarine in the background; a small black and white photo of the author near bottom right corner. Black lettering with turquaiose 'shadows' for title. Edges are a wee bit ruffly - the book has obviously been read. Text 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 a time. 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. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time! View more info