Category: Biography/Autobiography


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Winds of Change

By: Macmillan, Harold

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005209

Condition: Good in Good+ dust jacket

viii + 584 pp., black cloth with gold lettering, red backing to title on spine. Index, appendices, 16 pages of b/w photos. Corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing, leading edge of a couple pages has been bumped. Jacket shows some edge wear, a little soiling and darkening. A nice copy of the first volume of Macmillan's memoirs. "Harold Macmillan's 'Winds of Change' is an indispensable contribution to the history of the twentieth century. Humane in spirit, perceptive in its analysis, candid in its judgment, it is a rich and fascinating portrayal of the vicissitudes of British life f... View more info

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With Malice Toward Some

By: Halsey, Margaret

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1938

Edition: Possible first Edition

Seller ID: 001956

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Spine slanted, corners bumped, some edge wear/chipping. Blue boards with cartoon insert on front and gold lettering on spine, slightly sunned. Back board has separated from the text block, leaving some webbing exposed. Owner's name on ffep, pencil marks on bfep. Text is clean and unmarked. 278 pp. The author describes in journal form her time before the Second World War in England, Paris, Norway and Sweden as the wife of a professor with caustic wit.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Yankee Lawyer: The Autobiography of Ephraim Tutt

By: Tutt, Ephraim

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1943

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 004791

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Eight black and white glossy plates. Spine somewhat slanted, corners bumped/chipped. Text is clean and unmarked.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Yeager: An Autobiography

By: Yeager, Chuck; Janos, Leo

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Toronto, Bantam Books: 1985

Seller ID: 005977

ISBN: 0553050931

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

DJ taped to boards, one 3 1/2" tear and 3 small tears, shallow chips at flap and spine ends. Three sets of glossy photographs tipped in. Text is bright and clean. "General Chuck Yeager, the greatest test pilot of them all. . . the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound. . . the World War II fighting ace who shot down a Messerschmitt jet with a prop-driven P-51 Mustang. . . the hero who defined a certain quality that all the hot-shot flyboys of the post-war era aimed to achieve. . . Chuck Yeager is the right stuff. Now Chuck Yeager tells his whole incredible life story wi... View more info