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1 Newman, Boston San "Boston Says": Fantasy and Fact from Boston's Almanac
Santee, Ca., USA Boston San Newman 1993 First Edition, 1st Printing Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 144 Pages 
Author was a columnist for "The Alternative". "Eye on Latin America". Inscribed by the author on the first page. Mostly biographical social commentary and poetry. Light edge wear and aedge and cover toning, very light soil. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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2 Henry, Robert Selph "First With the Most" Forrest
New York, N. Y. Konecky & Konecky 1992 0914427725 / 9780914427728 Reissue Hard Cover Good + No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 558 Pages 
Slight edge soil. Very slightly canted. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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3 Chaikin, Rosaling Bryon "To My Memory Sing: A Memoir Based on Letters and Poems from Sol Chick Chaikin an American Solider in China-Burma-India During World War II
Monroe, New York Library Research Associates Inc 1997 0912526777 / 9780912526775 Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 299 Pages 
Book is like new, dj has light edge wear and a very small edge tear at one corner.  
Price: 9.45 USD
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4 Ashley, Mike; Ashley, Mike A Brief History of British Kings & Queens
New York, New York, U.S.A. Carroll & Graf Pub 2002 0786711043 / 9780786711048 Trade Paperback Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 7.55 USD
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5 Haing Ngor; Warner, Roger A Cambodian Odyssey
New York, N. Y. Warner Books Inc 1989 0446389900 / 9780446389907 1st Printing Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 478 Pages 
Light edge wear, light cover indentations. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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6 Yu Luojin A Chinese Winter's Tale: An Autobiographical Fragment
Hong Kong Chinese Univ Pr 1990 962201383X / 9789622013834 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 210 Pages 
A few pages have modest highlights. Light edge wear, back cover crease. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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7 Truman, Harold A Country, Not a War: Vietnam Impressions
San Diego, California, U.S.A. Pale Bone Pub 1999 0967017602 / 9780967017600 Hard Cover, Pictorial Boards Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 260 Pages Inscribed
Inscribed by the author on the ffep. Light rubs and cover scratches. 
Price: 14.20 USD
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8 Van Paassen, Pierre A Crown of Fire: The Life and Times of Girolamo Savinarola
New York, N.Y. Charles Scribner's Sons 1960 Hard Cover Good +  Fair+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Modest edge wear at the spine ends and corners. Clean and tight. Dj has some edge chipping, edge tears and wear at the folds with some loss of color at the folds. Dj price intact, not clipped.  
Price: 7.55 USD
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9 Tait, Viola A Family of Brothers: The Taits and J. C. Williamson; a Theatre History
Melbourne, Australia Heinemann 1971 0855610115 / 9780855610111 Stated First Published Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 303 Pages 
Light edge wear. Dj has no published price. 
Price: 37.95 USD
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10 Anobile, Richard J. A Flask of Fields: Verbal & Visual Gems from the Films of W. C. Fields.
United States of America Crown Publishers 1972 0517129647 / 9780517129647 1972 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Introduction by: Judith Crist, Pictures and dialoges from the following films: Tillie and Gus,International House, You're Telling Me, It's a Gift, Man on the Flying Trapeze, The Old fashioned Way, My Little Chickadee, You Can't Cheat an Honest Man, Never Give a sucker an Even Break, The Bank Dick. Several small tears on DJ and some edge wear, inside flap of DJ creased. 
Price: 6.60 USD
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11 Forten, Charlotte L.; Billington, Ray Allen (Editor) A Free Negro in the Slave Era: The Journal of Charlotte L. Forten
New York, N. Y. Collier 1961 Mass Market Paperback Fair  
Spine and spine corners are worn and discolored, front and back covers sharp by comparison. Inside clean and tight. Some edge browning. Collier did a good job of binding their paperbacks.  
Price: 4.70 USD
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12 Carr, Clare; Freelander, iris A Gathering of Souls
Escondido, CA, U.S.A. The Christward Ministry 1961 091037817 1st Edition Trade Paperback Very Good  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Inscribed By Author on the Half-Title
Selection of stories of people's experiences of Flower Newhouse, the Christian mystic and seer of angels, and her retreat Questhaven in Escondido California. Light rubs and indentations, light scratches.  
Price: 18.95 USD
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13 Adler, Polly A House is Not a Home
London, England William Heinemann Ltd. 1954 Hard Cover Cloth Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Wear at the extremities with slight board exposure at the corners. Some cover scuffs and light soil. Life in a whore house in the first half of the 20th century.  
Price: 4.70 USD
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14 Hertzberg, Arthur A Jew in America: My Life and a People's Struggle for Identity
New York, New York, U.S.A. Harper San Francisco 2002 0062517104 / 9780062517104 First Edition, 1st Printing Hard Cover Like New  Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 8.50 USD
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15 Bird, Isabella L. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains [#14 in the Western Frontier Library]
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1960 0806113286 / 9780806113289 19th Printing Trade Paperback Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall, 256 Pages 
Light cover indentations, close to as new. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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16 Crawford, Nelson Antrim A Man of Learning: A Half Century of Educational Service as Exemplified by Arthur Patrick Redfield, Ph.D., LL.D.
Boston, MA Little Brown & Co 1928 2nd Printing Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 272 Pages 
Many page corner creases. Edge wear, mostly at spine ends and corners. Some crimping at the spine ends. A few small soil marks on the back endpapers. 
Price: 10.40 USD
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17 Not Available; Frey, James A Million Little Pieces
New York, New York, U.S.A. Anchor Books 2005 0307276902 / 9780307276902 5th Printing Trade Paperback Very Good+  8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 6.60 USD
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18 McCoy, Robert A One-Eyed Cat in the Garden Eating Peanuts : a Memoir of an Osceola, Iowa, Childhood During the Great depression
Chapel Hill, N.C. Professional Press 2005 1570876754 / 9781570876752 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 288 Pages Signed
Signed by the author on the ffep which also has an inscription sticker. 
Price: 10.40 USD
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19 Winkler, Max A Penny from Heaven
New York, N. Y. Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc. 1951 Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 310 Pages Inscribed
Inscribed by the author on the ffep. Edge and corner wear with the tips lightly bumped. Dj is acceptable with several edge tears and edge chipping. Bare spot and some spotting to the back, white, dj panel. 
Price: 9.02 USD
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20 Liddell, Viola A Place of Springs
University, Alabama Univ of Alabama Pr 1989 0817301216 / 9780817301217 2nd Paperback Trade Paperback Good  8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 177 Pages 
modest edge wear and edge soil. Some rubs and indentations.  
Price: 5.65 USD
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