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Melvin Belli: My Life on Trial, Belli, Melvin
1 Belli, Melvin Melvin Belli: My Life on Trial
New York Morrow 1976 0688030858 / 9780688030858 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Very good minus, foxing (spotting) on page edges, in a good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear, also a bit of light dampstaining on the underside (fortunately not visible externally). 
Price: 20.00 USD
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An Oral History with Robert H. Bragg -- Interviews Conducted by Nadine Wilmot in 2002, Bragg, Robert H. & Nadine Wilmot
2 Bragg, Robert H. & Nadine Wilmot An Oral History with Robert H. Bragg -- Interviews Conducted by Nadine Wilmot in 2002
Berkeley University of California/Bancroft Library 2005 Limited Edition hardcover 

Fine, a very sharp, clean copy. This copy unnumbered.

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Price: 51.10 USD
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3 Consedine, Sister M. Raphael One Pace Beyond: The Life of Nano Nagle -- Foundress of the Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
San Francisco Sisters of the Presentation 2006 0959195610 / 9780959195613 paperback 

Very good, upper corners a little bumped, else a very tight, clean copy. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Wilford Woodruff: History of His Life and Labors, Cowley, Matthias
4 Cowley, Matthias Wilford Woodruff: History of His Life and Labors
Salt Lake City : Bookcraft Publishers 1964 0884941140 / 9780884941149 hardcover 

Good to very good in a good, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with chipping on the spine extremities and other edgewear; overall a decent, clean copy. 
Price: 20.55 USD
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Highest Mountain: Surviving the 20th Century 1925-2000 and Beyond, Crum, W. L. (Bill)
5 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: 13.00 USD
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House of Kings: A Memoir, Cumbelich, John
6 Cumbelich, John House of Kings: A Memoir
n.p. self-published 2012 hardcover 

Warmly INSCRIBED by the author! Fine in a fine dust jacket, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Ditler, Joe Strong In, Strong Out: The Dick Virgilio Story
San Diego self-published 2018 1732096201 / 9781732096202 hardcover 

Very good in a near fine dust jacket, some lightly bent page corners, else a very sharp and clean copy. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Du Mauriers, Du Maurier, Daphne
8 Du Maurier, Daphne The Du Mauriers
New York The Literary Guild 1937 First Edition Thus hardcover 

Very good plus, some fading of the reddish topstain (on the top page edges), in a good dust jacket with small chips & edgewear, also some sunning & foxing (spotting) on the spine; jacket will look decent in our fresh mylar protector, and overall, this is a tight, clean copy. Scarce in jacket! 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Against the Odds: An Autobiography, Dyson, James
9 Dyson, James Against the Odds: An Autobiography
New York Texere 2003 1587991705 / 9781587991707 hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Fine in a near fine or better dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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Narcissa Whitman: Pioneer Of Oregon, Eaton, Jeanette
10 Eaton, Jeanette Narcissa Whitman: Pioneer Of Oregon
New York Harcourt, Brace and Company 1941 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, owner bookplate on pastedown else a nice, clean book, in a good minus, price-clipped dust jacket with tears, small chips, and general edgewear but will look nice in our fresh mylar protector. Illustrated by Woodi Ishamael. 
Price: 15.55 USD
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Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life, Finnegan, William
11 Finnegan, William Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
New York Penguin Press 2015 1594203474 / 9781594203473 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, lightly bumped at bottom of spine, small remainder dot on bottom page edges, in a very good or better dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with light wear, overall, a nice, clean copy. Very scarce first printing of this Pulitzer Prize winner, with full number line. 
Price: 75.55 USD
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Samuel Jones Tilden: A Study in Political Sagacity, Flick, Alexander & Gustav Lobrano
12 Flick, Alexander & Gustav Lobrano Samuel Jones Tilden: A Study in Political Sagacity
Westport Greenwood Press 1973 0837169127 / 9780837169125 Reprint Edition hardcover 

Very good or better, a few hints of foxing (spotting) on page edges, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 45.10 USD
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No Bed of Roses, Fontaine, Joan
13 Fontaine, Joan No Bed of Roses
New York Morrow 1978 068803344X / 9780688033446 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Good to very good in dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), light foxing (spotting) on page edges, dampstains lightly affect the rear cover of the book and more noticeably, the underside of the jacket; fortunately, the dampstains are nearly impossible to see externally on the jacket. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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A Time to Heal: The Autobiography of Gerald R. Ford, Ford, Gerald R.
14 Ford, Gerald R. A Time to Heal: The Autobiography of Gerald R. Ford
New York Harper & Row/Reader's Digest 1979 0060112972 / 9780060112974 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED by President Ford on a tipped-in sheet between the half title & title pages. Very good plus in a very good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a tight, clean, collectible copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 62.55 USD
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As I Remember: The Autobiography of Arnold Genthe, Genthe, Arnold
15 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.

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Price: 72.10 USD
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16 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
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The Fabulous 'Dutch' Zellers, Jeffreys, Raymond
17 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: 7.00 USD
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My Melungeon Heritage: A Story of Life on Newman's Ridge, Johnson, Mattie Ruth
18 Johnson, Mattie Ruth My Melungeon Heritage: A Story of Life on Newman's Ridge
Johnson City The Overmountain Press 1997 1570720630 / 9781570720635 3rd printing paperback 

SIGNED by the author! Nearly very good, a clean copy with some wear. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Sri Aurobindo: The Hope of Man, Keshavmurti
19 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: 22.55 USD
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Sonia's Song, Korn-Grimani, Sonia
20 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: 10.00 USD
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