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1 Canfield, Cass

The Incredible Pierpont Morgan : Financier and Art Collector
New York, NY, U.S.A.
Harper and Row
1974
0060105992 / 9780060105990
First Edition
Cloth
Good
Good


Illustrated

J. Pierpont Morgan was an incredible person. His financial genius made his credit more reliable than that of the U.S. Government, and his flair for art made him the foremost collector of modern times. Seldom has a man of such power and complexity crossed the world's stage...Lavishly illustrated with both colour and b&w photos. 176 pages with index. Hardcover has some discoloruation, with a very slight sticker remnant on the front endpaper. Jacket has some chipping, creasing and discolouration. Overall in good condition.
035990

Price: 29.50 USD
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2 Hamilton, Alan

The Real Charles the Man Behind the Myth
London
Fontana Books
1989
0006374468 / 9780006374466

Trade Paperback
Very Good
No Jacket




like new just a light crease on spine very tight and clean all about Prince Charles, with some nice illustrations good copy. 273 pp
002103

Price: 6.25 USD
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3 Hamilton, Clayton

On The Trail of Stevenson
Garden City Park, New York, U.S.A.
Doubleday
1915

First Edition
Cloth
Good to Very Good



Hale, Walter

An account of a pilgrimage to the homes and haunts of author Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrated with pictures from drawings by Walter Hale. 157 pages with appendix. Power blue boards and navy cloth spine. Slight edgewear and sunning of the covers with a few small bumps and scrapes around the corners. Front hinge is starting to go. Otherwise still a very nice copy.
056607

Price: 18.99 USD
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4 Moore, Harry T

The Life and Works of D H Lawrence
London
George Allen and Unwin
1951

First Edition
Cloth
Fine
Very Good


Illustrated

A full-scale biography and critical study of the life and work of D.H. Lawrence, including his most significant poems and essays. Illustrated with originial b&w photographs. Endpapers are illustrated with maps of "The Lawrence Country". Just a slight hint of shelfwear on the hardcover corners and spine. Slight chipping and fading of jacket, but otherwise in excellent condition.
036057

Price: 18.50 USD
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5 Santayana, George

Persons & Places the Background of My Life
USA
Scribner
1944


Soft Cover
Fair





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a fair reading copy
NS6798

Price: 14.99 USD
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6 Schuster, Ernest Otto

Pancho Villa's Shadow
New York
The Exposition Press
1947

First Edition
Cloth
Fine



Ilustrated

The true story of Mexico's Robin Hood as told by his interpreter. Lavishly illustrated with vintage b&w photos. 328 pages. Orange-brown boards and spine with red lettering. Slight shelfwear and rubbing of the edges. All pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. In fine condition overall.
039917

Price: 125.00 USD
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