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LI HUNG-CHANG
New York:Henry Holt and Company. 1917. vi+327pp. Brown boards lightly soiled and shelf-worn with top spine end lightly frayed. Spine darkened with age. Page edges soiled.  Internally, previous owners name penned to 1st free end-page and aside from some light age-toning to pages, a very good, clean copy. *Makers of the Nineteenth Century edited by Basil Williams.
$65.00
LIBERATION IN SOUTH AMERICA 1806-1827. THE CAREER OF JAMES PAROISSIEN
(London):University of London/The Athlone Press. Distributed in the United States by John de Graff, Inc. 1952. (xii)+177pp.+4 mas at end. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Book is in very good, clean condition, inside and out. The dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear along edges. It is not price clipped. 
$35.00
LIFE OF EDWARD LIVINGSTON
New York; D. Appleton and Company, 1864.  xxiv+448pp. Hardcover, no dj. Good condition. Ex-lib; library plate inside front cover, small library stamp to frontis and title page. Foxing to front endpapers, frontis, title page and endpapers;rest of interior is pretty clean.  Green pebbled boards are worn,soiled/sunfaded. Square and solidly bound. Edward Livingston (1764-1836) was an American jurist and statesman.  He was an influential figure in the drafting of the Louisiana Civil Code of 1825.  He represented both New York and later Louisiana in Congress and he served as the U.S. Secretary of State from 1831-33.
$30.00
LITTLE SPARROW. A PORTRAIT OF SOPHIA KOVALEVSKY
Athens, GA:Ohio University Press.  (1983).  ix+341pp.  Illustrated.  Hardcover with dust jacket.  In near fine condition, with just slight soiling to page edges, with a slightly soiled and shelfworn dust jacket. *A biography of "the first major Russian female mathematician,...responsible for important original contributions to analysis, partial differential equations and mechanics."   
$75.00
LORD LOTHIAN (Philip Kerr) 1882-1940
London:Macmillan and Co., Ltd. 1960. xiii+385pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Black boards with red label with title on spine strip lightly soiled and shelfworn with a light scratch across the middle of the rear board. Top page edges stained red, others lighlty soiled.  Internally, end-pages age toned but otherwise free of previous owners marks or signatures.  The binding is tight with hinges intact.  The dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn, with light wear along edges. It is  not price clipped. 
$45.00
MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS. The Daughter of Debate
London:Christopher Johnson. (1960). 1st edition. 247pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with title in gilt on spine still bright. Page edges soiled. Internally, previous owners gift inscription on top of 1st free end page, with age toning and offset from the dust jacket to endpapers. Otherwise a very good clean copy  The dust jacket is still in very good condition, with light soiling and wear along edges. It is not price clipped. 
$25.00
MARYSIENKA, MARIE DE LA GRANGE D'ARQUIEN, REINE DE POLOGNE, FEMME DE SOBIESKI, 1641-1716
Paris: E. Plon, Nourrit et Cie. 1898. Third Edition. Hardcover, no jacket. xi + 383pp. Top edge gilt. French language. Very Good condition. Green cloth boards are lightly soiled and shelfworn. Light dust spotting to fore and bottom edge. Discrete pencil markings (owner&bookseller) to front pastedown and ffep. Very light foxing to first and last few pages. Otherwise pages are clean and unmarked, with no foxing and with sharp corners. The binding is square and tight. A very nice copy of this biography of the 17th century Queen of Poland. (cfm)
$40.00
MCCLURE, THE CHINA YEARS OF DR. BOB MCCLURE.
Toronto: Canec Publishing and Supplyhouse. (1977). x+409pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book is a very good, clean copy. Dust jacket is shelf-worn at edges, otherwise in very good condition.
$15.00
MEMOIR OF THE HON. WILLIAM STURGIS PREPARED AGREEABLY TO A RESOLUTION OF THE MASSACHUSETTS HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Boston:Press of John Wilson and Son. 1864. 1st edition. 64pp. Hardcover. Ex-library from the New England Historic Genealogical Society with call number sticker to lower spine, bookplate to inside front board (stamped with a withdrawn stamp), date stamp to upper edge of 2nd free endpage and verso of last free endpage, and embossed stamp to title page, with no other marks found.  Full leather binding, lightly soiled and scuffed and rubbed along spine edges and edges. all edges gilt.  Internally, aside from library markings noted above, paper is slightly age toned but otherwise clean, free of any other marks or signatures.  The binding is tight and hinges intact. 
$400.00
MEMOIRS OF A SOLDIER OF FORTUNE
Garden City, New York:Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. (1932). 1st edition. xvi+380pp. With frontispiece. Hardcover.  Light brown boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with light wear along edges and edge points gently bumped. Internally clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. 
$35.00
MY OWN STORY With Recollections of Noted Persons
Boston:Houghton Mifflin and Company. 1903. 1st edition. xiv+482pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Green boards lightly soiled and shelf-worn. Top edges gilt, with light soiling. Inside front board has a long inscription but otherwise, pages are free of owners marks or signatures. Light foxing scattered throughout.  Overall, a very good, solid copy.
$25.00
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
New York:Oxford University Press. 1952. ix+463pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Blue boards lightly soiled and sun-faded along edges. Internally, paper slightly age-toned, but clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact. The dust jacket is still in one piece but soiled and shelfworn, with wear along edges.
$25.00
OWEN D. YOUNG AND AMERICAN ENTERPRISE. A Biography
Boston:David R. Godine. (1982). 964pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket.  A very good clean copy, free of previous owners marks or signatures.  The dust jacket is not price clipped but is lightly soiled, now enclosed in brodart. A very good copy.
$35.00
PAGES FROM MY LIFE. AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY.
New York: Harper and Brothers Publishers. 1927. 345pp. Illustrated. Revised, enlarged and edited by Katherine Wright. Green boards lightly rubbed and shelf-worn. Gilt on spine dulled, still bright on front cover. Internally, pages are clean and bright with no previous owners marks or signatures. Binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy. 
$20.00
PERSONAL EXPOSURES
New York:Harper & Brothers Publishers. (1940). 1st edition, stated.  303pp. Hardcover with dust jacket.  Light age-toning to front end-papers, but otherwise a very good, clean copy, inside and out. No previous owners marks or signatures.  The unclipped dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn, but still in very good condition.
$30.00

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