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1 Du Pont: The Autobiography Of An American Enterprise.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1952. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
The story of E. I. Du Pont de Nemours and Co., published in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the founding of the company on July 19, 1802. 
Price: 10.45 USD
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2 1 Moses Hess: Prophet Of Zionism.
Thomas Yoseloff, New York: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy with fair dustjacket. 
Hess preached socialism to both Marx and Engels, but eventually was won over to the idea of Zionism, for which he provided a philosophical basis. This is his story. Signed by the author. 
Price: 94.05 USD
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3 A GENTLEMAN WITH A DUSTER; BEGBIE, EDWARD HAROLD. The Mirrors Of Downing Street: Some Political Reflections.
G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York: 1921. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. Cover is water spotted. 
Includes vignettes on Lloyd George, Lord Carnock, Lord 
Price: 6.65 USD
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4 ABAGNALE, FRANK W.; REDDING, STAN. Catch Me If You Can: The True Story Of A Real Fake.
Pocket Books, New York: 1982. 0671462873 / 9780671462871 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 3.56 USD
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5 ABBOTT, JACOB. Alfred The Great: The Founder Of The British Monarchy.
A. L. Burt Co., New York: 1909. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. The binding is separated from the book itself. 
A biography of Alfred the Great with emphasis on his wins and losses in wartime. Includes Illustrations; 
Price: 13.54 USD
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6 ABBOTT, JACOB. Histories Of Cyrus The Great And Alexander The Great.
Harper & Brothers, New York: 1880. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. Several pages are loose. 

Price: 15.68 USD
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7 ABERBACH, DAVID. Bialik.
Grove Press, New York: 1988. 0802110622 / 9780802110626 First Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
An introduction to the life and work of the poet laureate of Jewish nationalism and of the Hebrew revival. Includes an Index. "An intelligent and quite comprehensive introduction to a man and to a work, the knowledge of which is virtually indispensible to anyone wishing to understand modern Hebrew and Jewish culture." - Yoram Bronowski, Journal of Jewish Studies 
Price: 10.40 USD
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8 ABRAHAMS, ROBERT D. The Uncommon Soldier.
Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, New York: 1959. First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A biography written for children that deals with Major Alfred Mordecai, an American soldier in the 1800s. 
Price: 12.83 USD
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9 ABRAHAMSEN, DAVID. Murder And Madness: The Secret Life Of Jack The Ripper.
Avon Books, New York: 1993. 0380719932 / 9780380719938 First Avon Books Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Working from never-before-released Scotland Yard information, renowned forensic expert Dr. David Abrahamsen sheds an astonishing new light on the life and bloody career of Jack the Ripper. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.93 USD
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10 ACKERMAN, KATHY CANTLEY. The Heart Of Revolution: The Radical Life And Novels Of Olive Dargan.
The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville: 2004. 1572332433 / 9781572332430 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
The first book-length study of proletarian novelist Olive Tilford Dargan, who published her highly regarded novels under the pseudonym Fielding Burke. Combining biography and literary criticism, The Heart of Revolution proves this largely forgotten writer's timeless themes deserve a place in the American literary canon. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.55 USD
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11 ACKROYD, PETER. Dickens.
HarperCollins Publishers, New York: 1990. 0060166029 / 9780060166021 Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In his magisterial Dickens the celebrated novelist and biographer Peter Ackroyd brings alive as never before the best-loved writer in the English language - the consummate artist and entertainer, the man whose radiance gave little hint of the darkness of his private life, the storyteller whose characters have become cherished and familiar friends to generations of readers. Based upon an extensive examination of original sources, and animated throughout by the historical imagination Ackroyd displays in all his work, Dickens is a biography in which the true figure of Charles Dickens and the moving spirit of his age are for the first time faithfully combined. Includes an Index. 
Price: 19.62 USD
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12 ACKROYD, PETER. The Life Of Thomas More.
Anchor Books, New York: 1999. 0385496931 / 9780385496933 First Anchor Books Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. Library discard. 
A magnificent reconstruction of the life and imagination of one of the most remarkable figures of history - and arguably the most brilliant lawyer the English-speaking world has ever known. In Ackroyd's hands, this renowned "man for all seasons" emerges in the fullness of his complex humanity; we see the unexpected side of his character as well as his indisputable moral courage. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.83 USD
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13 ACKROYD, THOMAS. The Life Of Thomas More.
Doubleday, New York: 1998. 0385477090 / 9780385477093 First U.S. Edition. A Nan A. Talese book. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A magnificent reconstruction of the life and imagination of one of the most remarkable figures of history - and arguably the most brilliant lawyer the English-speaking world has ever known. In Ackroyd's hands, this renowned "man for all seasons" emerges in the fullness of his complex humanity; we see the unexpected side of his character as well as his indisputable moral courage. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.06 USD
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14 ACWORTH, BERNARD. Swift.
Eyre & Spottiswoode, London: 1947. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Ex library with usual markings. 
Taken from the preface: In this short study of Swift as much space as possible will be devoted to extracts from his Works in order to bring his mind and character, of which his writings are the embodiment, to the touchstone, not of man's prejudices and inveterate self-esteem, but to that of truth and reason which know little, if anything, of either. Includes an index. 
Price: 8.12 USD
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15 ACWORTH, BERNARD. Swift.
Eyre & Spottiswoode, London: 1947. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Taken from the preface: In this short study of Swift as much space as possible will be devoted to extracts from his Works in order to bring his mind and character, of which his writings are the embodiment, to the touchstone, not of man's prejudices and inveterate self-esteem, but to that of truth and reason which know little, if anything, of either. Includes an index. 
Price: 8.36 USD
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16 ACZEL, AMIR D. The Mystery Of The Aleph: Mathematics, Kabbalah, And The Search For Infinity.
Four Walls Eight Windows, New York: 2000. 156858105X / 9781568581057 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
This is the story of Georg Cantor: how he came to his theories and the reverberations of his work, the consequences of which shaped our world. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.29 USD
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17 ADAMS, JAMES TRUSLOW. The Adams Family
Little, Brown Anmd Company, Boston: 1931. Reprinted January 1931. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A biography which details the life of John Adams and his family. Includes illustrations. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.29 USD
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18 ADAMS, SAMUEL HOPKINS. A. Woollcott: His Life And His World
Reynal and Hitchcock, New York: 1944 s Softcover. Fair condition. Water damaged. 
A biography of one of the Algonquin Round Table Regulars in an Armed Services Edition from World War II. 
Price: 22.33 USD
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19 ADAMSON, JOE. Groucho, Harpo, Chico And Sometimes Zeppo: A History Of The Marx Brothers And A Satire On The Rest Of The World.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1973. 0671214586 / 9780671214586 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 32.78 USD
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20 ADLER, ALFRED; ANSBACHER, HEINZ L.; ANSBACHER, ROWENA R. (EDITORS). Superiority And Social Interest: A Collection Of Later Writings.
Routledge and Kagen Paul, London: 1964. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Here are the most significant papers Alfred Adler wrote between 1933, when his last book was published, and the time of his death in 1937, as well as a few earlier important papers. Includes an Index. 
Price: 41.33 USD
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