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Benjamin West: A Biography, Alberts, Robert C.
1 Alberts, Robert C. Benjamin West: A Biography
Houghton-Mifflin 1978 0395262895 / 9780395262894 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover VG+ Very Good 
Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. xvi & 525 pp. An unmarked book in unclipped dustjacket that has only light shelfwear and one 3/8" closed tear. In protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Things I Overheard While Talking To Myself, Alda, Alan
2 Alda, Alan Things I Overheard While Talking To Myself
Random House 2007 5557544224 / 9785557544221 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Later printing, signed (only) by the author on the title page. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Reach: Finding Strength, Spirit, and Personal Power, Ali, Laila, with David Ritz
3 Ali, Laila, with David Ritz Reach: Finding Strength, Spirit, and Personal Power
Hyperion 2002 0786868554 / 9780786868551 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover VG+ VG+ Signed by Author
Signed by Laila Ali on the title page. The book has a small dampstain on the front and rear epps, and also the inside of the unclipped dustjacket. There is no other staining or indication of moisture. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The F Word: How to Survive Your Family, Anderson, Louie, with Karl Kurlander
4 Anderson, Louie, with Karl Kurlander The F Word: How to Survive Your Family
Warner Books 2002 0446530174 / 9780446530170 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed and Inscribed By Author
Signed by Loie Anderson on the ffep, with inscription "To Sharon-Great meeting you!". An intense, both funny and sad, memoir of growing up in a dysfunctional family.Both book and jacket are in Fine condition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Travolta: The Life, Andrews, Nigel
5 Andrews, Nigel Travolta: The Life
Bloomsbury 1998 1582340021 / 9781582340029 First American Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Photo inserts. Bibliographical References. Index. 346 pp.Dustjacket in protective mylar slleeve. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Christmas As I Like To Remember It, Bacon, A. Ihme
6 Bacon, A. Ihme Christmas As I Like To Remember It
Pageant Press 1958 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover VG+ VG+ Signed and Inscribed By Author
Signed and dated on ffep, with inscription "To Estelle Des Jardines Sincerely your friend Audrey Ihine Bacon Feb 12, 1959". A glimpse of a Norwegian family's Yuletide celebration. Black & white Illustrations. 34 pp. Book is in an unclipped dustjacket that has edgewear at top spine. In mylar sleeve. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Mayflower Madam: The Secret Life of Sydney Biddle Barrows, Barrows, Sydney Biddle, with William Novak
7 Barrows, Sydney Biddle, with William Novak Mayflower Madam: The Secret Life of Sydney Biddle Barrows
Arbor House 1986 0877957223 / 9780877957225 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
No markings in book. The unclipped dustjacket is in a protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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King Peggy: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village, Bartels, Peggielene & Herman, Eleanor
8 Bartels, Peggielene & Herman, Eleanor King Peggy: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
Doubleday/2012 
ISBN 0385534329. First printing Hardcover.Photo inserts. 334 pp. Fine book in Fine dustjacket. In mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Bellboy Lover and Hobo (An Autibiography), Barton, William B.
9 Barton, William B. Bellboy Lover and Hobo (An Autibiography)
Vantage Press 1972 0533004810 / 9780533004812 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover VG+ VG+ Signed and Inscribed By Author
Signed on the front free epp, with inscription "To Al.From.William B. Barton".The book is clean, tight and otherwise unmarked. The unclipped dustjacket has two small closed tears, light edgewear and waffling to the rear cover. There is no indication of moisture damage, however. It is in a protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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To Dance on Sands: The Life and Art of  Death Valley's Marta Becket, Becket, Marta
10 Becket, Marta To Dance on Sands: The Life and Art of Death Valley's Marta Becket
Stephens Press 2006 193217334x / 9781932173345 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed and Inscribed By Author
Signed and inscribed "To Elizabeth" by the author on the half-title page. Book and jacket are both in Fine condition. Illustrated with photographs.328 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Milton Berle: An Autobiography, Berle, Milton, with Frankel Haskell
11 Berle, Milton, with Frankel Haskell Milton Berle: An Autobiography
Delacorte 1974 0440056098 / 9780440056096 First Printing Hard Cover VG+ VG+ 
Illustrated with photos. Index. 337 pp. Unclipped dustjacket in protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Finding It, Bertinelli, Valerie
12 Bertinelli, Valerie Finding It
Free Press 2009 1439141630 / 9781439141632 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed and Inscribed By Author
Signed on the second free epp, with inscription "To my fellow Jenny Craigers,Cheers to finding it in all the right places...may you always feel full of life, love and happiness! All my Best!". No defects. The dustjacket is in a protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Two Y Men: David A. Sinclair, and Edwin L. Shuey - Partners in the Service of the Young Men's Christian Association and Other Good Works, Best, Nolan Rice
13 Best, Nolan Rice Two Y Men: David A. Sinclair, and Edwin L. Shuey - Partners in the Service of the Young Men's Christian Association and Other Good Works
Association Press/ 1925 Hard Cover VG+ No Jacket, as Issued 
Frontispiece portraits. vi & 132 pp. Bound in blue cloth with gold titles on spine. No markings. Silver YMCA plate on front free epp. Very light wear to corners and spine ends. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Limelight and After: The Education of an Actress, Bloom, Claire
14 Bloom, Claire Limelight and After: The Education of an Actress
Harper & Row 1982 0060149264 / 9780060149260 First Printing Hard Cover VG+ Very Good 
Photo illustrations. Unclipped dustjacket has light wear at top spine. In protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Long Ago and the Later On: Or Recollections of Eighty Years, Bromley, George Tisdale
15 Bromley, George Tisdale The Long Ago and the Later On: Or Recollections of Eighty Years
A.M.Roberston 1904 First Printing Hard Cover Good+ 
The front free epp has been excised, with resulting weakening of the front hinge. Some scattered foxing in book, and rubbing to corners of cover. Frontispiece portrait of Bromley. 289 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Sound Thinking and Lofty Ideals: The First 75 Years of Farmers Insurance, Brown, Kathi Ann
16 Brown, Kathi Ann Sound Thinking and Lofty Ideals: The First 75 Years of Farmers Insurance
Campbell-Ewald Publishing 2003 Soft Cover VG+ 
Illustrated with photos. The cover is rubbed at the edges, but the rest is in Fine condition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Jump In! Even If You Don't Know How To Swim, Burnett, Mark
17 Burnett, Mark Jump In! Even If You Don't Know How To Swim
Ballantine Books 2005 0345480988 / 9780345480989 Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed by Author
Signed by the author on his bookplate. Illustrated with photo inserts. 272 pp. Book and jacket are in Fine condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Sweet: An Eight-Ball Odyssey, Byer, Heather
18 Byer, Heather Sweet: An Eight-Ball Odyssey
Riverhead Books (Penguin)/2007 
ISBN: 1594489365. First printing Hardcover. Fine unmarked book in Fine unclipped dustjacket, in mylar sleeve (As New). 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Dear Cary: My Life With Cary Grant, Cannon, Dyan
19 Cannon, Dyan Dear Cary: My Life With Cary Grant
ItBooks 2011 006196140X / 9780061961403 Hard Cover Fine Fine Signed and Inscribed By Author
Third printing hardcover. Signed by the author on the title page, with inscription. "To Beautiful Nellie..." Photo inserts. 344 pp.The unclipped dustjacket is in a protective mylar sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Pagan Babies and Other Catholic Memories, Cascone, Gina
20 Cascone, Gina Pagan Babies and Other Catholic Memories
Washington Square Press/1982 
ISBN: 0743453271. First printing Trade Paperback. Signed by the author on title page. Author's business card laid in. Fine o/w unmarked book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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