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FIFTY COLORFUL YEARS

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Price: $8.00

Publisher: JOSEPH H. LOWENSTEIN AND SONS:

Seller ID: IM434679


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GAMALIEL GATES SMITH - MEMORIAL

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Price: $10.00

Seller ID: IM432369


Member of the Collegiate Dutch Reformed Church of New York book in very good condition. View more info

JOHN COTTON DANA 1856-1929

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Price: $20.00

Publisher: MERRYMOUNT PRESS:

Seller ID: IM455727


limited to 500 copies printed by D.B. Updike at Newark New Jersey. View more info

L. RON HUBBARD : THE HUMANITARIAN

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Price: $6.00

Seller ID: IM371128


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LANE COOPER FUND

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Price: $10.00

Seller ID: IM425860


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CORNISH CHILDHOOD

By: A.L. ROWSE

Price: $6.00

Publisher: REUSE2*:

Seller ID: IM446895


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MISTRESS'S DAUGHTER

By: A.M. HOMES

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM46822


The acclaimed writer A. M. Homes was given up for adoption before she was born. Her biological mother was a twenty-two-year-old single woman who was having an affair with a much older married man with a family of his own. "The Mistress's Daughter" is the ruthlessly honest account of what happened when, thirty years later, her birth parents came looking for her. Homes relates how they initially made contact and what happened afterwards, and digs through the family history... View more info

MISTRESS'S DAUGHTER

By: A.M. HOMES

Price: $20.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM199151


An acclaimed novelist's riveting memoir about what it means to be adopted and how all of us construct our sense of self and family Before A.M. Homes was born, she was put up for adoption. Her birth mother was a twenty-two- year-old single woman who was having an affair with a much older married man with children of his own. "The Mistress's Daughter" is the story of what happened when, thirty years later, her birth parents came looking for her. Homes, renowned for... View more info

LIFE STORY OF ABE THE NEWSBOY

By: ABE HOLLANDERSKY

Price: $7.00

Publisher: SELF PUBLISHED:

Edition: 3RD

Seller ID: IM451091


signed by the author on the photo illustration opposite the title page book slightly cocked. View more info

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THREE DOG LIFE

By: ABIGAIL THOMAS

Price: $6.50

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM51411


When Abigail Thomas's husband, Rich, was hit by a car, his brain shattered. Subject to rages, terrors, and hallucinations, he must live the rest of his life in an institu-tion. He has no memory of what he did the hour, the day, the year before. This tragedy is the ground on which Abigail had to build a new life. How she built that life is a story of great courage and great change, of moving to a small country town, of a new family composed of three dogs, knitting, and fr... View more info

BAD GIRL : CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE DELI

By: ABIGAIL VONA

Price: $5.00

Publisher: RUGGEDLAND:

Seller ID: IM384448


"With adolescent swagger, BAD GIRL tells the unnerving story of an outlaw young life that must be broken, reshaped and finally redeemed. "At fifteen Abigail Vona was Involved with boys, booze, drugs and stealing anything and everything she could lay her hands on. She was spiraling out of control. Helpless to control his daughter, Mr. Vona committed Abigail to Peninusla Village, a controversial treatment facility for "behavior modification" in Louisville, Tennessee. N... View more info

HOLD ME CLOSE LET ME GO : A MOTHER A D

By: ADAIR LARA

Price: $10.00

Publisher: BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL:

Seller ID: IM250880


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HALF THE WAY HOME

By: ADAM HOCHSCHILD

Price: $4.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM36144


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FALLING LEAVES : THE TRUE STORY OF AN UN

By: ADELINE YEN MAH

Price: $6.50

Publisher: BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL:

Seller ID: IM250785


Born in 1937 in a port city a thousand miles north of Shanghai, Adeline Yen Mah was the youngest child of an affluent Chinese family who enjoyed rare privileges during a time of political and cultural upheaval. But wealth and position could not shield Adeline from a childhood of appalling emotional abuse at the hands of a cruel and manipulative Eurasian stepmother. Determined to survive through her enduring faith in family unity, Adeline struggled for independence as she... View more info

PROMISES TO KEEP

By: AGNES W. DOOLEY

Price: $5.00

Publisher: FARRAR STRAUS & CO.:

Seller ID: IM450857


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GO AND TELL PHARAOH

By: AL SHARPTON

Price: $8.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM113476


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SCREENING ROOM: A Memoir of the South

By: ALAN LIGHTMAN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM67410


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Out of My Life and Thought

By: ALBERT SCHWEITZER

Price: $4.00

Publisher: MENTOR PUBLICATIONS - NEW YORK:

Seller ID: IM425175


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BOOK OF MY LIVES

By: ALEKSANDAR HEMON

Price: $7.50

Publisher: ST. MARTINS:

Seller ID: IM329925


Aleksandar Hemon's lives begin in Sarajevo, where boyhood is consumed by street soccer and sibling rivalry, and a young man's life is about American music, bad poetry, and slightly better journalism. At the age of twenty-seven, Hemon journeyed to Chicago--a trip that would mark the beginning of another life, this time in the United States. There, he watched from afar as war broke out in Bosnia, his parents and sister fleeing, and Hemon himself unable to return. Yet... View more info

ALEXANDER DOLGUN'S STORY : AN AMERICAN I

By: ALEXANDER DOLGUN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM122306


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