Autobiography

Autobiography

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Transition A Sentimental Story of One Mind and One Era, Durant, Will
1 Durant, Will Transition A Sentimental Story of One Mind and One Era
New York Simon & Schuster 1927 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Signed by Author
Signed edition. Includes a Postcard Signed by the Author - The book itself is not signed. This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and wear to the spine ends and corners, along with some rubbing to the spine ends and spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's long, though nicely calligraphed gift notation on the front endpaper. Laid in is a postcard which includes a nice salutation and signature by the author. "William James Durant ( November 5, 1885 November 7, 1981) was an American writer, historian, and philosopher. He is best known for The Story of Civilization, 11 volumes written in collaboration with his wife Ariel Durant and published between 1935 and 1975. He was earlier noted for The Story of Philosophy (1926) , described as "a groundbreaking work that helped to popularize philosophy" "; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Roads Of Melody, Jacobs-Bond, Carrie
2 Jacobs-Bond, Carrie The Roads Of Melody
New York D. Appleton and Company 1927 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Signed by Author
SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The spine of the book has some spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but does have some occasional spots of foxing. This copy has been signed, with an inscription, by the author, on the front endpaper. "Carrie Minetta Jacobs-Bond (August 11, 1862 December 28, 1946) was an American singer, pianist, and songwriter who composed some 175 pieces of popular music from the 1890s through the early 1940s. She is perhaps best remembered for writing the parlor song "I Love You Truly", becoming the first woman to sell one million copies of a song. An enduring favorite as a wedding song, it first appeared in her 1901 collection Seven Songs as Unpretentious as the Wild Rose, along with "Just Awearyin' for You", which was also widely recorded." ; Signed by Author 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Last Diary Of Tsaritsa Alexandra, Kozlov, Vladimir A & Vladimir M. Khrustalev (edited by) (with An Introduction B Y Robert K. Massie)
3 Kozlov, Vladimir A & Vladimir M. Khrustalev (edited by) (with An Introduction B Y Robert K. Massie) The Last Diary Of Tsaritsa Alexandra
New Haven, CT Yale University Press 1997 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright but does have some beginning rippling to the front panel. "The last Tsaritsa of Russia, Alexandra Fyodorovna, was murdered with her family on the night of 16-17 July 1918 by agents acting on behalf of the revolutionary Bolshevik government. The dramatic story of the demise of the Romanov dynasty has been recounted many times and has captivated the imagination of generations of readers throughout the world." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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A Troubled Heart And How it Was Comforted At Last, Stoddard, Charles Warren
4 Stoddard, Charles Warren A Troubled Heart And How it Was Comforted At Last
Notre Dame, IN The Ave Maria / Joseph Lyons 1885 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some rubbing to the lettering on the spine of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has edge wear, nicks, several medium sized chips missing from the spine ends and corners. "In 1867, soon after his first visit to the South Sea Islands, he was received into the Catholic Church, for which he had a most tender devotion. The story of his conversion he has told in a small book interestingly written: "A Troubled Heart and How it was Comforted". Of this book he has said: "Here you have my inner life all laid bare." To this change in his religious belief are due in great measure those genial optimistic qualities that endeared him to all who knew him." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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