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The Dial: Published by the Class of 1948

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Pittstown, PA, The Hill School: 1948

Seller ID: 22156


Annual yearbook from the elite private school. Presidential speechwriter James C. Humes' copy, with many signatures and inscriptions from both faculty and fellow students. Former Treasury Secretary James A. Baker III was a classmate of Humes, but didn't sign this copy. Soiling to the boards, a Fair copy. One student's biographical sheet is laid in. 293 pages. View more info

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Ranch of Dreams: The Heartwarming Story of America's Most Unusual Animal Sanctuary

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16031


Signed by Amory, "For Ginny and Annie and Danny, Affectionately, Cleveland Amory, 1997." Tucked away in the rolling country of east Texas is Black Beauty Ranch, home to unwanted, mistreated or abandoned animals. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Sabine's Notebook: In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin & Sabine Continues

By: Bantock, Nick

Price: $22.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15524


Signed by Bantock on the title page. London artist Griffin Moss and islander Sabine Strohem, who have never met face-to-face or spoken via phone, exchange hand-illustrated, handwritten letters and postcards--ostensibly reproduced here, tucked into envelopes and removable for reading.; Signed by Author View more info

Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13358


Signed by President Carter on the title page. The Nobel Peace Prize-winning former president shares an assessment of what he believes is necessary to bring lasting peace to Israel while preserving Palestinian dignity, in an account that draws on Carter's intimate understanding of Middle East history and his personal relationships with regional leaders and political issues. ; 264 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Keeping Faith: Memoirs of a President

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16403


Signed by President Carter on a laid-in bookplate. A small stain to the fore-edge pages. Light rubbing to the dust jacket. Quotations from the former president's personal daily diaries supplement his detailed account of the events, issues, relationships, disappointments, and accomplishments of his four years in office. ; Signed by Author View more info

Cooking With Master Chefs

By: Child, Julia

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7097


Briefly inscribed by Child on the title page. Two small tears to the front endpapers. A companion volume to a PBS series that features interviews with sixteen American master chefs and includes some of their recipes.; 146 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Last American Man

By: Gilbert, Elizabeth

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16048


Signed by Gilbert on the title page. Shortlisted for the National Book Award. The true story of Eustace Conway, who left his comfortable suburban home at the age of 17 to move into the Appalachian Mountains, where he has lived off the land. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Nazarene Gospel Restored

By: Graves, Robert and Joshua Podro

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Limited: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18330


A chip to the top of the back cover. A small chip to the front cover, and a closed tear to the bottom of the front flap. Some nicks to the dust jacket extremities, and a small tape repair to the underside of the back cover. Some fading to the dust jacket spine, and uneven tanning to the back cover. Robert Graves, working from Greek and Latin sources, and Joshua Podro, working from Hebrew, Aramaic and Syriac sources, completed a detailed restoration of the original Nazare... View more info

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Drawn to Trouble

By: Hebborn, Eric

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Mainstream: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9936


Inscribed by Hebborn with a small stick figure drawing, "To Micheal with very best wishes from Eric." Corners very lightly tapped with slight rubbing. Described as the maker of the finest art fakes of the 20th century, Eric Hebborn's work has fooled the experts at Sotheby's and Christie's and now hangs in many of the most famous art collections in the world. This is his autobiography. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Paradoxia: A Predator's Diary

By: Lunch, Lydia

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Akashic Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22017


Signed by Lovely Lydia on the free endpaper. The unspeakable sexual confessions of legend Lydia Lunch; introduction by Jerry Stahl, afterword by Thurston Moore.; Trade PB; Signed by Author View more info

Dori Sanders' Country Cooking Recipes and Stories From the Family Farm Stand

By: Sanders, Dori

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16077


Signed by Sanders on the title page. A very slight crease to the top of the front flap. The author, a novelist (Clover) and grower of peaches, gives her readers a taste of her childhood, growing up with her family on one of the oldest black-owned farms in upstate South Carolina. ; Signed by Author View more info