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Walk This Way  The Autobiography of Aerosmith (Author Signed), Aerosmith &  Stephen Davis
1 Aerosmith & Stephen Davis Walk This Way The Autobiography of Aerosmith (Author Signed)
Avon Books 1997 0380975947 / 9780380975945 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by Tyler, Hamilton, Whitford, and Kremer. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover and book housed in slipcase. From Aerosmith's heyday in the late 1970s, which they spent "gacked to the nines" (as lead singer Steven Tyler puts it), to the Aerosmith of today--clean, sober, and adored by millions--the band has a long, hard history. Walk This Way chronicles the whole story: drugs, booze, and all.Prefaced with the now familiar rock-star "intervention," when Steven Tyler's loved ones cornered him in his manager's office in 1986, the autobiography traces Aerosmith's twisted road, from their New Hampshire roots to their success in Boston to the worldwide fame that they long craved and currently enjoy. Tyler kicks off this rock & roll exposé, briefly recounting the history of his ancestors in Italy and sharing incidents from his own Northeast childhood. The book is written in interview style, with all five band members talking candidly about the good times--and the bad. We also hear from girlfriends, wives, friends, and various hangers-on. ; Photographs; 9.40 X 6.40 X 1.50 inches; 513 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 79.97 USD
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Time Present, Time Past  A Memoir (author signed), Bradley, Bill
2 Bradley, Bill Time Present, Time Past A Memoir (author signed)
Knopf 1996 0679444882 / 9780679444886 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on title page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Stated first edition.; 9 X 6.30 X 1.50 inches; 442 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Looking Forward An Autobiography, Bush, George
3 Bush, George Looking Forward An Autobiography
New York Doubleday 1987 0385141815 / 9780385141819 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed on Vice Presidential bookplate. Extra laid in Bush/Quale bumper sticker. Stated first edition. With Victor Gold. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare. ; Photographs; 9.20 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 270 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 399.97 USD
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Keeping Faith  Memoirs of a President, Carter, Jimmy
4 Carter, Jimmy Keeping Faith Memoirs of a President
Bantam Books 1982 0553050230 / 9780553050233 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed on end paper "Best Wishes to Elaine M-----, J. Carter in President Carters handwriting. Not a bookplate. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; Photographs; 9.10 X 6.20 X 1.60 inches; 622 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 119.97 USD
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One Soldier's Story (Author Signed)  A Memoir, Dole, Bob
5 Dole, Bob One Soldier's Story (Author Signed) A Memoir
HarperCollins 2005 0060763418 / 9780060763411 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author Signed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. In slipcase. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Before he became one of America's most respected statesmen, Bob Dole was an average citizen serving heroically for his country. The bravery he showed after suffering near-fatal injuries in the final days of World War II is the stuff of legend. Now, for the first time in his own words, Dole tells the moving story of his harrowing experience on and off the battlefield, and how it changed his life.Speaking here not as a politician but as a wounded G.I., Dole recounts his own odyssey of courage and sacrifice, and also honors the fighting spirit of the countless heroes with whom he served. Heartfelt and inspiring, One Soldier's Story is the World War II chronicle that America has been waiting for. ; Photographs; 1.2 x 9.1 x 6 Inches; 304 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 94.97 USD
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CHRONICLES OF BARABBAS 1884-1934---and FURTHER CHRONICLES AND COMMENT-- with Sinclair Lewis, Maugham and Mencken and Christopher Morley Contributing Candid Portrait Reviews, Doran, George Henry
6 Doran, George Henry CHRONICLES OF BARABBAS 1884-1934---and FURTHER CHRONICLES AND COMMENT-- with Sinclair Lewis, Maugham and Mencken and Christopher Morley Contributing Candid Portrait Reviews
New York Rinehart and Co Inc 1952 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Blue grey cover with black cloth quarter spine. George H. Doran was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 1869. He moved frequently from New York City to London, England during his publishing career, and was well acquainted with most of the writers he published. In 1935, George Doran wrote Chronicles of Barabbas 1884-1934, that told about the publishing business and its personalities. It was republished in 1952 with Further chronicles and Comment added to the title. Doran was friends with most of the authors he published including: Joyce Kilmer, P. G. Wodehouse, Arnold Bennett, Arnold J. Toynbee, Theodore Roosevelt, Arthur Conan Doyle, O. Henry, James J. Montague, Edwin Lefèvre, Virginia Woolf, Frank Harris, H.G. Wells, W. Somerset Maugham, Sinclair Lewis, H.L. Mencken and Margery Williams. George H. Doran Company merged with Doubleday, Page & Company in 1927, making Doubleday, Doran the largest publishing business in the English-speaking world. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 446 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Sacajawea of the Shoshones "Far Horizons", Emmons, Della Gould
7 Emmons, Della Gould Sacajawea of the Shoshones "Far Horizons"
Binford & Mort 1943 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on end paper opposite title page. Dust has chips and tears along with rubs, but is colorful and has inset photo from movie with Donna Reed as Sacajawea and Fred MacMurray as Captain Meriwether Lewis. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Extensive bibliography. Map endpapers. Rare.; Movie title; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 316 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Ferraro  My Story, Ferraro, Geraldine
8 Ferraro, Geraldine Ferraro My Story
Bantam 1985 0553051105 / 9780553051100 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Gift inscription describing where Ms. Ferraro signed the book in 1985 at the American Organization of Nurse Executives in Denver. Signed under the gift inscription. (August 26, 1935 – March 26, 2011) was an American attorney, a Democratic Party politician, and a member of the United States House of Representatives. She was the first female vice presidential candidate representing a major American political party. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; Photographs; 8.80 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 340 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.97 USD
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John Glenn  A Memoir, Glenn, John &  Nick Taylor
9 Glenn, John & Nick Taylor John Glenn A Memoir
Bantam 1999 0553110748 / 9780553110746 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed on endpaper. Looks almost new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; 9.60 X 6.50 X 1.70 inches; 422 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Memoirs, Gorbachev, Mikhail
10 Gorbachev, Mikhail Memoirs
New York Doubleday 1996 0385480199 / 9780385480192 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Book is in like new condition. Black hardboards with red cloth spine; silver lettering on spine; corners sharp and square. Textblock clean, tight, square, unmarked. Dust is like new with original price on flap. Dust in archival cover. TATYANA TOLSTAYA the Russian novelist had this to say about Gorbachev " By gently pushing open the gates of reform, he unleashed a democratic flood that deluged the Soviet universe and washed away the cold war..... No single approach — and there have been many — can explain Gorbachev. Perhaps the holy fools with their metaphysical scenario were right when they whispered that he was marked and that seven years were given to him to transform Russia in the name of her as yet invisible but inevitable salvation and renaissance." Gorbachev met his wife, Raisa Titarenko, daughter of a Ukrainian railway engineer, at Moscow State University. They married in September 1953 and moved to Stavropol upon graduation. She gave birth to their only child, daughter Irina Mikhailovna Virganskaya, in 1957. Raisa Gorbacheva died of leukemia in 1999. Gorbachev has two granddaughters (Ksenia and Anastasia) and one great granddaughter (Aleksandra). Foward by Martin McCauley. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Rare first edition in this state and condition. ; Photographs; 2.5 x 10 x 6.5 Inches; 769 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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In the Arena  An Autobiography (Author Signed), Heston, Charlton
11 Heston, Charlton In the Arena An Autobiography (Author Signed)
Simon & Schuster 1995 0684803941 / 9780684803944 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed on title page by author. Book and dust look new. Dust now in mylar protective cover. eston's memoir traces an amazingly prolific and durable career from his starring roles in historical epics of the 1950s and 1960s (The Ten Commandments, Ben Hur) through disaster films of the 1970s (Earthquake) and into recent years spent largely as a stage actor and in TV character roles. Heston no doubt actually wrote this volume and can be presumed to be a reliable chronicler. Throughout he is unusually generous to colleagues, totally devoted to his family, and surprisingly restrained in offering his well-publicized conservative political views. This memoir of a popular actor and his long career is recommended for most collections. (Review); Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 592 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 22.97 USD
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A White House diary, Johnson, Claudia Alta & Lady Bird Johnson
12 Johnson, Claudia Alta & Lady Bird Johnson A White House diary
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1970 0030852544 / 9780030852541 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Inscribed on end paper :For M______ H_____ I hope you will enjoy sharing these years of not-s0-long ago, Lady Bird Johnson". Not a bookplate. Dust is not price clipped and has minor chips. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Book is clean and bright. Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Taylor Johnson (December 22, 1912 – July 11, 2007) was First Lady of the United States (1963–69) during the presidency of her husband Lyndon B. Johnson.Notably well educated for her time, she proved a capable manager and a shrewd investor. After marrying LBJ in 1934, when he was a political hopeful in Austin, Texas, she used a modest inheritance to bankroll his congressional campaign, and then ran his office while he was serving in the navy. Next, she bought a radio station and then a TV station, which would soon make them millionaires. As First Lady, she broke new ground by interacting directly with Congress, employing her own press secretary, and making a solo electioneering tour. Rare in this condition. ; 9.10 X 6.90 X 2.20 inches; 806 pages 
Price: 139.97 USD
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American Sniper  The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History, Kyle, Chris &  Scott McEwen &  Jim DeFelice
13 Kyle, Chris & Scott McEwen & Jim DeFelice American Sniper The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History
William Morrow 2012 0062082353 / 9780062082350 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
New unread. Dust in mylar protective cover. First Edition stated. Signed on title page by Kyle and DeFelice. American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History is an autobiography by United States Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, written with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. With 255 kills, 160 of them officially confirmed by the Pentagon, Kyle is the deadliest marksman in U.S. military history. merican Sniper tells the story of Chris Kyle, a Navy SEAL who completed four tours in Iraq from 1999–2009. The book describes Kyle's upbringing in Odessa, Texas, Navy SEAL training, and combat experiences in Iraq. Kyle describes his role in the battle for control of Ramadi, events that led to Iraqi insurgents' nicknaming Kyle the "Devil of Ramadi" and placing a bounty on his head. Kyle writes that after his first confirmed kill, "the others come easy. I don't have to psych myself up, or do something special mentally—I look through the scope, get my target in the cross hairs, and kill my enemy, before he kills one of my people.Christopher Scott Kyle (April 8, 1974 – February 2, 2013) was a United States Navy SEAL and sniper. He served four tours in the Iraq War and was awarded several commendations for acts of heroism and meritorious service in combat. He was awarded one Silver Star Medal, four Bronze Star Medals with "V" devices, a Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal and numerous other unit and personal awards. Kyle was murdered at a shooting range near Chalk Mountain, Texas called Rough Creek Lodge. A former Marine with posttraumatic stress disorder, the killer was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison without parole. Rare in this condition. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
Price: 1997.97 USD
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Word and Work of David J. Lewis, Lewis, David J.
14 Lewis, David J. Word and Work of David J. Lewis
Cincinnati, OH M. W. Knapp, 1909 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold lettering.. Some yellowing to pages. Hinges a bit weak but not broken. Lewis was a Welsh American preacher who was born in Pennsylvania, traveled to New Orleans, became a Methodist evangelist, and preached all over the South. Rare. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages 
Price: 44.97 USD
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Uphill;  A personal story, McGovern, Eleanor
15 McGovern, Eleanor Uphill; A personal story
Houghton Mifflin 1974 0395194148 / 9780395194140 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by Eleanor McGovern wife of George McGovern. (November 25, 1921 – January 25, 2007) was the wife of George McGovern, who served as a U.S. Senator from South Dakota from 1963–1981, and was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1972. Eleanor was an active political wife; she campaigned for her ailing husband in his 1962 United States Senate race and may well have saved his chances of winning.[7] During the 1972 presidential election, when her husband won the Democratic nomination, she was featured on the cover of Time magazine along with First Lady Pat Nixon, wife of Republican President Richard Nixon. During the campaign, The Eleanor McGovern Cookbook: a Collection of South Dakota Family Favorites was published. George McGovern was defeated by Richard Nixon in 1972. ; 8.70 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 234 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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