Silicon Valley Fine Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

Biography

Biography

Click on Title to view full description

 
Last Letters from Attu: The True Story of Etta Jones, Alaska Pioneer and Japanese P.O.W., Breu, Mary
1 Breu, Mary Last Letters from Attu: The True Story of Etta Jones, Alaska Pioneer and Japanese P.O.W.
Portland Alaska Northwest Books 2009 0882408100 / 9780882408101 paperback 

SIGNED by the author! Nearly very good, outer corners of cover a bit curled, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Highest Mountain: Surviving the 20th Century 1925-2000 and Beyond, Crum, W. L. (Bill)
2 Crum, W. L. (Bill) Highest Mountain: Surviving the 20th Century 1925-2000 and Beyond
Bloomington Author House 2009 1449041019 / 9781449041014 paperback 

INSCRIBED by the author to a fellow POW. About very good, a small stain affects one page, else a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
As I Remember: The Autobiography of Arnold Genthe, Genthe, Arnold
3 Genthe, Arnold As I Remember: The Autobiography of Arnold Genthe
New York John Day / Reynal & Hitchcock 1936 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by Genthe! Very good or better, a nice, clean book, in a good, sun-spined dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear.

Please note that priority mail and expedited international mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 81.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Mammy Pleasant, Holdredge, Helen
4 Holdredge, Helen Mammy Pleasant
New York Putnam 1953 2nd printing hardcover 

Very good, a nice, clean book, in a fair dust jacket with considerable wear -- the rear flap was seperated and has been reattached w/ tape on the underside; jacket looks better now in our fresh mylar protector. 
Price: 22.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Hughes, Thomas Parke Elmer Sperry: Inventor and Engineer
Baltimore Johns Hopkins University 1993 0801847567 / 9780801847561 paperback 

Very good or better, a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Fabulous 'Dutch' Zellers, Jeffreys, Raymond
6 Jeffreys, Raymond The Fabulous 'Dutch' Zellers
Columbus Capitol College Press 1948 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a light dampstain at the bottom of the spine & a little edgewear, overall a clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 8.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Sri Aurobindo: The Hope of Man, Keshavmurti
7 Keshavmurti Sri Aurobindo: The Hope of Man
Pondicherry Dipti Publications 1969 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, a few bookstore stamps on endpapers, in a dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a large chip on the rear; overall a solid copy of a scarce title. 
Price: 22.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Sonia's Song, Korn-Grimani, Sonia
8 Korn-Grimani, Sonia Sonia's Song
n.p. Clay Grouse Press 2011 0984555838 / 9780984555833 paperback 

Warmly INSCRIBED by the author! Near fine, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 16.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Juana Briones of Nineteenth-Century California, Mcdonnell, Jeanne Farr
9 Mcdonnell, Jeanne Farr Juana Briones of Nineteenth-Century California
Tucson University of Arizona Press 2008 0816525870 / 9780816525874 First Edition paperback 

INSCRIBED by the author! Good or better, long crease on front cover, else very sharp & clean. 
Price: 14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Perekrestov, Archpriest Peter Man of God: Saint John of Shanghai & San Francisco
Richfield Springs Nikodemos Orthodox Publication Soc. 2005 1879066068 / 9781879066069 5th printing paperback 

Good to very good, a little creasing on cover, upper/outer page corners just barely bumped, else a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 17.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Poznansky, Alexander Tchaikovsky: The Quest for the Inner Man
New York Schirmer Books 1991 0028718852 / 9780028718859 First Edition hardcover 

Ex-library with some library markings, but very little wear and no reader markings, a tight copy; no dust jacket. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 8.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Regan, Stephen In Bitter Tempest: The Biography of Admiral Frank Jack Fletcher
Ames Iowa State University 1994 0813807786 / 9780813807782 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus, owner info on endpaper, in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 41.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Junipero Serra, Repplier, Agnes
13 Repplier, Agnes Junipero Serra
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1934 3rd Edition hardcover 

Very good minus in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some edgewear; light moisture discoloration affects the front cover of the book and underside of the jacket but is not bad, overall a clean, collectible copy, scarce in any jacket. 
Price: 14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Rodgers, William Think: A Biography of the Watsons and IBM
New York Stein & Day 1969 0812812263 / 9780812812268 4th printing hardcover 

About very good, owner info & a little soiling/foxing (spotting) on front endpapers, light soiling/insecting (rubbing) on page edges, in a good plus dist jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with moderate wear; overall a rather tight, clean copy. 
Price: 12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Schonberg, Harold The Collector's Chopin and Schumann
Philadelphia Lippincott 1959 First Edition mass market paperback 

Good plus or better, light creasing & browning on spine, overall a solid, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Picking Tomatoes When the Sky Was in Flames: Growing Up in Germany During World War II, Smith, Ursula Anna Fisher
16 Smith, Ursula Anna Fisher Picking Tomatoes When the Sky Was in Flames: Growing Up in Germany During World War II
Los Gatos Robertson Publishing 2010 1935125842 / 9781935125846 paperback 

SIGNED by the author! Near fine or better, a very sharp, clean copy with perhaps a hint of soiling on the page edges. 
Price: 13.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Stiles, T. J.
17 Stiles, T. J. The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
New York Knopf 2009 0375415424 / 9780375415425 5th printing hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Very good in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), or better, a couple of small soiled spots on endpapers and a little soiling on jacket, a bit of corner wear on front endpaper, else a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Symonds, Craig L. Joseph E. Johnston: A Civil War Biography
New York Norton 1994 0393311309 / 9780393311303 paperback 

Very good, light page browning & light cover wear, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
I Pass!: My story as told to Don Smith, Tittle, Y. A. & Don Smith
19 Tittle, Y. A. & Don Smith I Pass!: My story as told to Don Smith
San Francisco Freeman 1964 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), chipped atop the spine, overall a nice, clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Adolf Hitler, 2 Volume Set, Toland, John
20 Toland, John Adolf Hitler, 2 Volume Set
Garden City International Collectors Library 1976 hardcover 

Two-volume set. Good plus to very good, light cover & spine wear, including hints of removed stickers on covers, but overall a rather tight, clean set. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie