Category: Biography & Autobiography


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Desperate Passion, a : Helen Caldicott, an Autobiography (Signed)

By: Caldicott, Helen Broinowski >>

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N. Y. :, W. W. Norton & Company;: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12269

366 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Black cloth, tan boards, index, 14 b/w photos with captions. Front free endpaper SIGNED by author. ; Australian physician, founder of Women's Action for Nuclear Disarmament, president of Physicians for Social Responsibility, single-handedly launched major world campaign against nuclear weapons proliferation. ; Jacket in clear plastic cover neatly taped to boards. No other defects apart from author autograph. View more info

Lennon Legend : An Illustrated Life of John Lennon (in slipcase with CD and all removable memorabilia)

By: Henke, James >>

Price: $34.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, Chronicle Books;: 2003

Seller ID: 20235

64 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Hardcover, packed with b/w and color glossy illustrations, sidebars, plus 40 'removeable' (from small tipped-in envelopes, as issued) reproductions of vintage memorabilia such as ticket stubs, drawings, handwritten lyrics, photos, etc, etc. ; A wonderful and innovative biography of this legendary star, authored by Rolling Stone writer and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame curator. ; New condition. No defects of any kind. No jacket, as issued. Al... View more info

A. Powell Davies and His Times

By: Marshall, George N. >>

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston:, Skinner House Books;: 1990

Seller ID: 20028

263 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, [x] + 263 pages, index, bibliography, chapter endnotes, 8 b/w photos. ; Biography of one of the most well known Unitarian ministers of the 20th century, a founding member of Americans for Democratic Action, a staunch defender of liberal religion, free speech and racial integration, and instrumental in the downfall of Joseph McCarthy. ; Book shows no defects. Jacket has fuor small edge tears, not affecting any text... View more info

Life and Death of Mary Wollstonecraft, The

By: Tomalin, Claire >>

Price: $7.00

Publisher: N. Y. :, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich;: 1974

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 15299

316 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Ex-Library; Black cloth over spine, purple boards, family tree chart on endpaper, index, bibliography, chronology, footnotes, endnotes, 24 b/w photos and facsimiles on glossy plates. ; Famous early feminist, member of the Dissenting (Unitarian) church, wife of radical William Godwin, mother of author Mary Shelley. ; All the usual library marks. Jacket in protective sleeve. Little wear apart from library outrages. View more info