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ARAKCHEEV GRAND VIZIER OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE.
New York: The Dial Press, Inc. 1969. 317pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Dust jacket soiled at edges and along spine strip and price clipped. Otherwise in very good condition. Book lightly foxed on top page edges otherwise a very good clean copy.
$15.00
BIOGRAPHICAL REVIEW. This Volume Contains Biographical Sketches Of THE LEADING CITIZENS OF FRANKLIN COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS
Boston:Biographical Review Publishing Company. 1895. 1st edition. Illustrated with portraits. 668+(2)pp. Hardcover. Black buckram boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, title in gilt to spine still bright. Internally, save for light foxing scattered throughout, a very good, clean copy.
$300.00
BLACK, FRENCH, AND AFRICAN. A LIFE OF LEOPOLD SEDAR SENGHOR.
Cambridge:harvard University Press. 1990. 388pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is only lightly worn with just a touch of sunning and a stray pen mark on the spine. Binding is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of any stray markings whatsoever. Overall, this is a very good, near fine copy.
$20.00
CASTLEREAGH. A  Life
(New York):Oxford University Press. (2012). 1st American edition. xxx+722pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good, clean copy, free of prevous owners marks or signatures with a very good, slightly edgeworn dust jacket. 
$35.00
CHARLEMAGNE FROM THE HAMMER TO THE CROSS
Indianapolis; The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., [1954]. First Edition. Hardover with dj. vii+346pp. Very Good condition in a Good jacket.  Unclipped jacket is shelfworn with small tears along edges and a worn, sun toned spine.  There is a small unobtrusive dab of blue paint on bottom edge of boards, otherwise the maroon, gilt decorated boards are clean and unbumped. Owner name is penned to ffep and half-title. Otherwise clean, unmarked, unfoxed, square and securely bound. "Charlemagne ... a reign that was to see murder, purge and plunder take place side by side with reform, enlightenment and the unification of a Christian Europe."  (cfm)
$35.00
CONRAD AIKEN. A LIFE OF HIS ART
Princeton, NJ:Princeton University Press. 1962. 1st edition. (xi)+280pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Some age toning/discoloration to end papers, otherwise a very good, clean copy inside and out. With a very good, slightly soiled and edge worn, dust jacket. 
$25.00
DAVID SWING POET-PREACHER
Chicago:The Unity Publishing Co. 1909. 273pp. 1st edition. In fine condition. Book does not seem to have ever been read as pages largely uncut. Dust jacket in near fine condition with just a touch of shelfwear. Top edge gilt. A near fine copy.
$25.00
DIMITRI STANCIOFF. PATRIOT AND COSMOPOLITAN. 1864-1940
London:John Murray. (1957). 1st edition. xi+287pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  In very good, clean condition inside and out, with a very good, clean dust jacket. 
$20.00
DR. GEORGE WILLIAM BAGBY. A Study Of Virginian Literature, 1850-1880
New York:Columbia University Press. 1927. 193pp. In very good, clean condition. Gilt on covers still bright, bottom edge points lightly bumped, end-pages lightly age-toned with no previous owners marks or signatures.  
$20.00
FENOLLOSA AND HIS CIRCLE WITH OTHER ESSAYS IN BIOGRAPHY
New York:E. P. Dutton and Co., Inc. 1962. 1st edition. 321pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Aside from soiling to top page edges from dust residue, a very good clean copy. Dust jacket is lightly soiled/shelf-worn, with light wear to edges, otherwise still in very good condition. 
$15.00
HEINRICH HEINE. THE ARTIST IN REVOLT
Washington Square, New York:New York University Press. 1957. 1st US Edition. x+355pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards lightly soiled along edges otherwise in very good condition. Internally, end-pages just slightly age-toned, but otherwise clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight with hinges intact. The dust jacket is slightly soiled and edgeworn, otherwise in very good condition.
$35.00
INDIA'S PRISONER: A BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD JOHN THOMPSON, 1886-1946
Columbia:University of Missouri Press. (2001). 1st edition. xi+388pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good copy. Previous owners name and date to inside front board, with slight soiling to top page edges, otherwise clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is in very good, clean condition.
$30.00
JUAN ANDRES GELLY
Buenos Aires: Asuncion. 1972. 515pp. llustrated. Soft-cover. Covers lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear along edges and a stamp -Sin Valor Comercial-to both front and rear cover. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures but with the same stamp to the top of the title page.
$25.00
KONSTANTIN LEONTEV (1831-1891) : A STUDY IN RUSSIAN "HEROIC VITALISM"
New York:Pageant Press. (1967). 1st edition. svii+235pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book in near fine condition, clean and bright inside and out. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed and lightly soiled, with a small marker slash to front cover but still in very good condition.  It is not price clipped. *from the jacket.."This is the biography of, perhaps, the most interesting Russian conservative thinker. Konstantin Leontev (1831-1891) was the father of Byzantinism, which was a political, religious and social prescription for saving both Russian and the Russians from all the evils that, according to Leontev, democracy was spreading in its wake"  
$50.00
LET ME FINISH
New York:Harcourt, Inc.  (2006). 1st edition. Signed by author on title page. 302pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good, clean copy, inside and out with a very good but slightly soiled and shelf-worn dust jacket.  Signed by the author on the title page. 
$95.00

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