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HOSEA BALLOU: THE CHALLENGE TO ORTHODOXY
Boston, MA: Universalist Historical Society and Beacon Press. [1961]. 226 pp. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket fair to good with tears/chips along top edge and some fading. A biography of Ballou and an account of his controversial preachings. A very good copy. Signed by the author. S006.
$85.00
INTIMATE MEMOIRS.
Including Marie-Jo's Book. San Diego:Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. (1984). 815pp. First English translated edition. Hardcover with dust jacket.Jacket is lightly soiled with a couple small tears to the edges but otherwise in good condition. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$12.50
JAMES MONROE: PUBLIC CLAIMANT.
New Brunswick:Rutgers University Press. (1960). 144pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is soiled and worn at the edges and spine ends. There is also a narrow tear across the front cover but otherwise in good condition. Book itself shows some light shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good, tight copy.
$10.00
JOHN L. LEWIS: AN UNAUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. (1949). 387pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Binding shows some light wear and soiling at the edges and spine. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. Overall, a very good copy. An account of Lewis' life that reveals why he broke with Roosevelt and why he fought with the AF of L to form the CIO.
$25.00
JOHNSON NEWLON CAMDEN: A STUDY IN INDIVIDUALISM
New York:G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1937. 605pp. First edition. Hardcover. Binding is lightly worn at the edges (in some places to boards) with some fraying. Spine is mildly faded. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$125.00
JUSTICE GEORGE SHIRAS JR. OF PITTSBURGH. ASSOCIATE JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT 1892-1903.
Pittsburgh:University of Pittsburgh Press. 1953. 256pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is only lightly worn at the edges with a few small tears down the length of the spine. Also some mild soiling and fading to the covers. Book itself shows only some minor shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. All in all, a very good copy.
$15.00
MALEVICH: ARTIST AND THEORETICIAN.
247pp. Illus. With dust jacket. An excellent copy. W010/TS002.  Kazimir Malevich[nb was a Russian painter and art theoretician. He was a pioneer of geometric abstract art and the originator of the avant-garde Suprematist movement.
$60.00
MAVERICK REPUBLICAN IN THE OLD NORTH STATE. A POLITICAL BIOGRAPHY OF DANIEL L. RUSSELL.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana University State Press. (1977). 202 pp. Hardcover w/ dust jacket. Jacket has some soiling but otherwise shows only minor shelf wear. Book itself shows only some wear to the edges and spine. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. All in all, a very good copy.
$17.50
MURROW: HIS LIFE AND TIMES
New York: Freundlich Books. (1986). 795 pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly frayed but otherwise shows only light shelf-wear. Binding is clean and without overt signs of wear. Interior is clean and free of stray markings with clear and bright plates. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$17.50
NOTES OF A BUSY LIFE
Cincinatti: Stewart & Kidd Company. 1916. Two volumes. Illustrated with photographs. Bindings of both volumes show some light wear to the edges and spine. Top edge-points of volume one are lightly bumped. Internally, both volumes are clean and free of stray markings with clear and bright plates. Volume one contains an inscription from the author on the first free end-paper. Overall, a very good set.
$95.00
ODYSSEY. Pepsi to Apple... A Journey of Adventure, Ideas, and the Future.
Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside. (1987). 450pp. Hard bound. With dust jacket. A very good copy.
$12.50
PARK BENJAMIN. POET AND EDITOR.
New York: Columbia University Press. 1948. 229 pp. Illustrated. Hardcover w/ dust jacket. Dust jacket has a small liquid stain on the front, but is otherwise clean; it only shows some minor shelf wear. Book itself is in fine condition with a very bright and clean interior.
$20.00
RUSSIA'S LOMONOSOV. CHEMIST, COURTIER, PHYSICIST; POET.
Princeton, NJ:Princeton University Press. 1952. (ix)+208pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good clean copy with light age toning to end-pages, but otherwise clean.  The dust jacket is slightly soiled and shelfworn, but still in very good condition.
$25.00
SAM HOUSTON, AMERICAN GIANT
Washington: Robert B. Luce, Inc. (1962). 712 pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. No dust jacket. Cloth binding shows some light wear along the edges, with the front and spine faded. Otherwise, book is in very good condition with a clean interior, free of stray markings.
$20.00
STRANGE DESTINY.
A Biography of Warren Hastings. New York:G.P. Putnam's Sons. (1935). 468pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket shows significant wear at the edges and spine with several large chips and tears, with a few pieces actually missing. The book itself, however, shows only minor shelf-wear. The interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy in a fair dust jacket.
$15.00

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