Category: Literary Biographies

Sort

Showing 161-180 of 924

The Lives of Norman Mailer: A Biography

By: Carl E. Rollyson

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Paragon House Publishers: Oct-91

Seller ID: 166859

ISBN: 1557781931

Condition: Used - Good


Good+ Hardcover with Very Good Dustjacket. Light soiling and shelfwear to DJ. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers, including sunning. Remainder mark and a small bit of soiling on textblock. A few pages have a small bit of soiling. Otherwise, pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

James Branch Cabell

By: Carl Van Doren

Price: $7.00

Publisher: The Literary Guild: Jan-32

Seller ID: 95210

ISBN: B0023FEGQE

Condition: Used - Good


Good Hardcover with No DJ. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers, including tearing on corners. Tearing on spine ends. Name and date on FFEP. Yellowing on inside covers and endpapers. Pages yellowed, but clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Christ Stopped at Eboli

By: Carlo Levi

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: Jan-65

Seller ID: 121021

ISBN: B002BS89P2

Condition: Used - Good


View more info

Emerson among the Eccentrics: A Group Portrait

By: Carlos Baker

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: Apr-96

Seller ID: 191107

ISBN: 067086675X

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Hardcover with Very Good Dustjacket. Light soiling and shelfwear to DJ. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Ernest Hemingway: A Life Story

By: Carlos [Hemingway; Illustrator-99 b/w photos / plates Ernest] Baker

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Scribner's: January 1969

Seller ID: 212504

ISBN: B001BS423G

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Hardcover with Good Dustjacket. DJ in mylar. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to DJ. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Spine ends bumped. Textblock very lightly soiled. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Simone de Beauvoir, a life of freedom

By: Carol Ascher

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Beacon Press: January 1981

Seller ID: 31757

ISBN: 0807032409

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Hardcover with Good Dustjacket. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to DJ, except for a few small tears. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Writing Dangerously: Mary McCarthy and Her World

By: Carol Brightman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Clarkson Potter: Oct-92

Seller ID: 121263

ISBN: 517564009

Condition: Used - Good


Good Hardcover with Good Dustjacket. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to DJ, including tearing. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers. Textblock has some soiling. Mild soiling on inside covers and endpapers. A few pages lightly soiled. Otherwise, pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Mary McCarthy: A Life

By: Carol Gelderman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St Martins Pr: August 1988

Seller ID: 27775

ISBN: 0312005652

Condition: Used - Good


Good Hardcover with Good Dustjacket. DJ has moderate shelfwear with sticker residue on front. Covers show light shelfwear. FFEP ripped out otherwise Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures Available Upon Request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Raymond Carver: A Writer's Life

By: Carol Sklenicka

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Scribner: Nov-10

Seller ID: 173475

ISBN: 743262468

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Softcover. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Sticker on cover. Remainder mark and yellowing on textblock. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Before the Knife

By: Carolyn Slaughter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage: May-03

Seller ID: 151699

ISBN: 375713468

Condition: Used - Good


Good Softcover. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers, including creasing and curling. A few pages have a bent corner. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Dr. Johnson's dear mistress

By: Carter, Winifred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philosophical Library: Jan-50

Seller ID: 59352

ISBN: B0007DUA9Q

Condition: Used - Good


Good Hardcover with No DJ. Front cover of DJ and flap inserted in book. Textblock foxed. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers. Name and info written on FFEP. Inside covers and endpapers have soiling. A few pages lightly soiled. Some pages have bent corner. Otherwise, pages yellowing, but clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Dr. Johnson's dear mistress

By: Carter, Winifred

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Philosophical Library: Jan-50

Seller ID: 106798

ISBN: B0007DUA9Q

Condition: Used - Good


Good Hardcover with Fair Dustjacket. Heavy soiling and shelfwear to DJ, including tearing. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers. Spine ends bumped. Yellowing on inside covers and endpapers. Pages yellowing, but clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

EDWIN ROLFE: A Biographical Essay and Guide to the Rolfe Archive at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

By: Cary Nelson, Jefferson Hendricks

Price: $11.95

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: Oct-90

Seller ID: 32899

ISBN: 252061799

Condition: Used - Good


Good+ Softcover. Light to moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers, including bent corners. Textblock lightly soiled. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

THE SAVAGE PILGRIMAGE A Narrative of D. H. Lawrence

By: Catherine Carswell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company: Jan-32

Seller ID: 59369

ISBN: B001OUB144

Condition: Used - Acceptable


Fair to Good Hardcover with no DJ. Heavy shelfwear and soiling to covers, including rubbing and tearing on corners. Spine ends frayed. Name written on FFEP. Textblock soiled. Inside covers and endpapers mildly soiled. Paper on inside hinge tearing. FFEP has a tear. A few pages lightly soiled. Otherwise, pages yellowing, but clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Burning Lights

By: Chagall Bella

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Schocken Books: Jan-46

Seller ID: 136541

ISBN: 1121229174

Condition: Used - Good


Good Hardcover with No DJ. Moderate soiling and shelfwear to covers. Spine ends rubbed and tearing. Textblock mildly soiled. Yellowing and very light soiling on inside covers and endpapers. Pages yellowing, but clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson

By: Charles G Osgood

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Scribners: Jan-45

Seller ID: 100049

ISBN: B0045DM3GM

Condition: Used - Good


View more info

Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee

By: Charles J. Shields

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks: Apr-07

Seller ID: 171885

ISBN: 805083197

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Softcover. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Remainder mark on textblock. Spine has a wrinkle. Mild soiling on inside cover. Pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Marianne Moore: A Literary Life

By: Charles Molesworth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atheneum Books: Jul-90

Seller ID: 32752

ISBN: 689118155

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Hardcover with Very Good Dustjacket. Light soiling and shelfwear to DJ. Light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Textblock lightly soiled. One page has a tiny bit of soiling. Otherwise, pages clean and tight in binding. Pictures available upon request. A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. View more info

Mr. Oddity: Samuel Johnson LL.D

By: Charles Norman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Collier: Jan-61

Seller ID: 154656

ISBN: B002ND88MO

Condition: Used - Good


View more info

The Muses' Darling: Christopher Marlowe

By: Charles Norman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bell Publishing Co: 1950

Seller ID: 10000000005452

ISBN: 281AIW0011382

Condition: Used - Very Good


Very Good Hardcover. Cover bumped on corners and spine on edges. DJ in mylar, price-clipped, moderate discoloration and wear. Previous owners ex libris on FEP. View more info