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Sun, Stand Thou Still - The Life and Work of Copernicus the Astronomer

By: Armitage, Angus

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New York, Henry Schuman: 1947

Seller ID: 045169


Tape shadow to rear endpaper, name and notation to front endpaper. 210pp. View more info

The Secret Springs - An Autobiography

By: Bragdon, Claude

Price: $61.75

Publisher: London, Andrew Dakers Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042354


Black cloth rubbed, hinges slightly weakened. 368pp. View more info

The Book of My Life (De Vita Propria Liber)

By: Cardan, Jean

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Dover Pub.: 1962

Seller ID: 043726


331pp. View more info

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The Book of My Life (De Vita Propria Liber)

By: Cardan, Jerome

Price: $28.50

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1930

Seller ID: 043369


Small, white spots to blue cloth, fly clipped at corner, tears and toning to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar. 331pp. View more info

A Season in Hell - The Life of Arthur Rimbaud

By: Carre, Jean-Marie

Price: $23.75

Publisher: NY, The Macaulay Company: 1931

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 044651


312pp. Green cloth lightly chipped and toned along edges. View more info

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Sex and Rockets: The Occult World of Jack Parsons

By: Carter, John

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Feral House: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045564


229pp. Mild edgewear to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar. View more info

My Wayward Parent - A Book About Irvin S. Cobb

By: Cobb, Elisabeth

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040545


Gift inscription on fly, vibrant dust jacket. View more info

Count MIchael Maier - Doctor of Philosphy and of Medicine, Alchemist, Rosicrucian, Mystic 1568-1622 Life and Writings

By: Craven, Rev. J. B.

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Dawsons of Pall Mall: 1969

Seller ID: 044426


Originally published in 1910. 163pp View more info

The Possessed, Translated from russian By Constance Garnett

By: Dostoevsky, Fyodor

Price: $11.40

Publisher: NY, Heritage Press: 1959

Seller ID: 044473


Musty aroma, otherwise Vg in rosy brown cloth with silver and gold stampings. With introduction by Mar Slonim and including the suppressed chapter, "Stavrogin's Confession", translated by Avrahm Yarmolinksy. View more info

Oysterville: Roads to Grandpa's Village

By: Espy, Willard R.

Price: $11.40

Publisher: U.S.A., Clarkson N. Potter: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040819


Tight copy in dust jacket, droplet mark to page edges. 301pp. View more info

Francis Bacon - Pioneer of Planned Science (Pathfinder Biographies)

By: Farrington, Benjamin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1963

Seller ID: 042279


125pp. Price clipped dust jacket. View more info

Sir Thomas Browne - A Doctor's Life of Science and Faith

By: Finch, Jeremiah s.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, Henry Schuman: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044244


319pp. Price-clipped dust jacket. View more info

Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179: A Visionary Life

By: Flanagan, Sabina

Price: $7.60

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1990

Seller ID: 041936


Tight copy. 230pp. View more info

Time That Was

By: Frank, Judy Mottier

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Private By Author: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 040814


Personal, heartfelt inscription by author to previous owner. 2" tear in dust jacket along upper edge, now in protective mylar. 100pp. View more info

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My Life and Loves / My Life, Volume Two

By: Harris, Frank

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Private By Author: 1922

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 043417


2 volumes in plain rebound (assumed) matching camel cloth. Volume One is titled "My Life and Loves", 1922, 336pp + Afterward. Volume Two is titled "My Life, Volume Two" , 1925 and states First Limited Edition of 1000 copies (no number issued). Finger smudging to cloth. View more info