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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. 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: 159.97 USD
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Go Quietly...or Else, Agnew, Spiro T
2 Agnew, Spiro T Go Quietly...or Else
William Morrow 1980 0688036686 / 9780688036683 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "With best wishes to Bill C-----, Spiro T. Angnew" on half title page. Stated first edition with full number line. (November 9, 1918 – September 17, 1996) was an American politician who served as the 39th Vice President of the United States from 1969 to 1973, serving under President Richard Nixon. Agnew was the second Vice President in United States history to resign, the other being John C. Calhoun, and the only one to do so because of criminal charges. Nearly ten years after leaving office, in January 1983, Agnew paid the state of Maryland nearly $270,000 as a result of a civil suit that stemmed from the bribery allegations. Critics have cited him as being one of the worst Vice Presidents in American history. (Wikipedia). Scarce signed copy.; 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.20 inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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3 Alexander, Lamar Steps Along the Way, a Governor's Scrapbook
Nashville Thomas Nelson Publishers 1986 0840742150 / 9780840742155 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Photos and illustrations Author signed. Excellent account of this Tennessee Governor's life. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; ; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.97 USD
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The Raw Pearl (Author Signed), Bailey, Pearl
4 Bailey, Pearl The Raw Pearl (Author Signed)
harcourt, brace & world; 1st edition (june 1968) 1968 0151759308 / 9780151759309 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author on endpaper. "To Hans, Love forever, Pearl". Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 24.97 USD
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A Journey  My Political Life (Author Signed), Blair, Tony
5 Blair, Tony A Journey My Political Life (Author Signed)
Knopf 2010 0307269833 / 9780307269836 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed bookplate on endpaper. Stated first edition. Contents look new with many photos. Dust Jacket (not price clipped) is now in Mylar Protective Cover. The longest-serving Labour prime minister of Britain, and still a figure on the international political stage, Blair recalls in detail the events of his premiership. He covers lots of actions and activities and shares with forthrightness his thinking on world and domestic issues he had to confront; on the other hand, on occasion he does play his cards close to the vest, avoiding a complete “spilling” of his thoughts about a certain situation he had then and now. Blair’s view of the late Princess Diana is discerning; of his successor, Gordon Brown, hardly affectionate; of George Bush (the younger), certainly controversial. Consciousness of his public image was never far from how he acted in office and now how he writes about his actions. Behind the scenes in the halls of power is always an interesting place to go, and Blair takes us there with delight on his part and on our part, from weekending with the royal family in Scotland to the nerve-racking “Prime Minister’s Questions,” when the PM must face inquiries (read “criticism”) from the opposition MPs. Rare. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.; Photographs; 9.40 X 6.70 X 1.70 inches; 700 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 129.97 USD
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Time Present, Time Past  A Memoir (author signed), Bradley, Bill
6 Bradley, Bill Time Present, Time Past A Memoir (author signed)
Knopf 1996 0679444882 / 9780679444886 First Edition; Various 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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A Book of Memories, Brown, Hilton U.
7 Brown, Hilton U. A Book of Memories
Indianapolis, Ind. Butler University 1951 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Sixty-Eight Years A Director Of Butler University Forty-Nine Years President of the Board and Seventy Years with the Indianapolis Newspaper, Inc.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 339 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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8 Bush, Barbara Barbara Bush A Memoir
New York , NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1994 0025196359 / 9780025196353 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Violet cover. Dust not price clipped. Original signature on bookplate in addition to machine signature. Very clean almost new condition. Mrs. Bush is an engaging women that through adversity and trial will be remembered for her strength and poise. After her husband (George Bush Sr.) finished his presidency she became a well known speaker and advoate for literacy. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Sarce.; Photos; 2 x 9.3 x 6.3 Inches; 575 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.66 USD
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BARBARA BUSH (Author Signed)  A Memoir, Bush, Barbara
9 Bush, Barbara BARBARA BUSH (Author Signed) A Memoir
New York , NY Charles Scribners Sons 1994 0025196359 / 9780025196353 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Violet cover. Dust not price clipped. Original signature on endpaper in addition to the standard autopen signature. Very clean almost new condition. Mrs. Bush is an engaging women that through adversity and trial will be remembered for her strength and poise. After her husband (George Bush Sr.) finished his presidency she became a well known speaker and advoate for literacy. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Sarce.; Photos; 1.9 x 9.56 x 6.52 Inches; 512 pages;

Barbara Bush is certainly among the most popular First Ladies ever to live in the White House. Politics aside, people worldwide have come to admire her wit, her candor and compassion, as well as her unswerving devotion to her husband and children.

In her memoir, Mrs. Bush for the first time gives readers a very private look at a life lived in the public eye for more than twenty-five years. She begins with a compelling portrait of her early years, including: growing up in Rye, New York, and meeting George Bush; life as a young bride and mother, moving far away from home to West Texas; and the almost unbearable pain of losing a child.

With contemporary American history as the backdrop, Mrs. Bush remembers the shock of learning that her fiancé has been shot down in the Pacific during World War II; the disbelief when a black friend is refused service in a Southern restaurant in the 1950s; and the fear when she is caught in the middle of a student protest march in the 1960s.

She recounts her years in public life, from first moving to Washington when George Bush was elected to Congress; to her experience living in New York as the wife of the Ambassador to the United Nations and in China as wife of the U.S. envoy. She talks candidly about the ups and downs of three presidential campaigns and describes her role as the wife of the Vice President, culminating in the climactic White House years.

Drawing upon excerpts from her diary, which she has compiled for more than thirty years, Mrs. Bush takes us behind the scenes of the Persian Gulf conflict and the end of the Cold War. She talks about both the Bushes' struggle to overcome Graves' disease and how she faced the controversy that erupted at Wellesley College before her commencement speech.

Through the friendships she developed over the years with world leaders and their spouses, we meet and get to know the Gorbachevs, the Thatchers, the Mitterrands, the Mubaraks, and many others. And she tells us why she threw so much of her energy and compassion behind the important cause of making more Americans literate.

This memoir includes hundreds of the funny, often self-deprecating, and occasionally touching anecdotes for which Mrs. Bush is well known: surprising a rat while swimming in the White House pool; accidentally stomping on Boris Yeltsin's foot under the table during a state dinner; wearing a $29 pair of shoes for her husband's inaugural ball.

She also talks about the disappointments of the 1992 presidential campaign and the joys of rediscovering private life, including driving and cooking again for the first time in twelve years.

This is a warm and funny memoir that will charm Mrs. Bush's millions of admirers and earn her many more.; Signed by Author 
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Reflections  Life After the White House, Bush, Barbara
10 Bush, Barbara Reflections Life After the White House
Scribner 2003 0743223594 / 9780743223591 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Barbara Bush on blank endpaper not bookplate. First edition, first printing with full number line. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Scarce.; Photographs; 9.10 X 6 X 1 inches; 420 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 47.97 USD
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Looking Forward An Autobiography, Bush, George
11 Bush, George Looking Forward An Autobiography
Doubleday 1987 0385141815 / 9780385141819 First Edition; Various 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. ; Photographs; 9.20 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 270 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 199.97 USD
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An Hour Before Daylight Memories of a Rural Boyhood, Carter, Jimmy
12 Carter, Jimmy An Hour Before Daylight Memories of a Rural Boyhood
Simon & Schuster 2001 0743211936 / 9780743211932 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by President Carter on January 23, 2001 at Hoover Alabama Books a Million. Notice verifying event laid in book. Signed on endpaper. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Fully indexed. Scarce. ; Photographs; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 127.97 USD
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Keeping Faith  Memoirs of a President, Carter, Jimmy
13 Carter, Jimmy Keeping Faith Memoirs of a President
Bantam Books (Mm) 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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Love & War  Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home, Carville, James &  Mary Matalin
14 Carville, James & Mary Matalin Love & War Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home
Blue Rider Press 2014 0399167242 / 9780399167249 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
As new with both signatures on title page. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. JAMES CARVILLE is an American political consultant, commentator, educator, actor, attorney, media personality, and prominent liberal pundit. Carville gained national attention for his work as the lead strategist of the successful 1992 presidential campaign of Bill Clinton. Carville was a cohost of CNN’s Crossfire until its final broadcast in June 2005, and since then he has appeared on CNN’s news program The Situation Room. Carville is the author of several books; most recently It’s the Middle Class, Stupid! coauthored with Stan Greenberg. He teaches political science at Tulane University.MARY MATALIN served in the Reagan, George H. W. Bush, and George W. Bush administrations and as Counselor to Vice President Dick Cheney. Mary is a bestselling author, television and radio host, and currently the cohost of the national radio show Both Sides Now with Arianna Huffington. Mary and husband, James Carville were 2013 NFL Super Bowl Host Committee Co-Chairmen and Loyola University of New Orleans Centennial Co-Chairmen, where Matalin was recently appointed Visiting Distinguished Lecturer. ; 9 X 6.30 X 1.30 inches; 352 pages; Signed by All Authors 
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MO A Woman's View of Watergate, Dean, Maureen  ( hays gorey)
15 Dean, Maureen ( hays gorey) MO A Woman's View of Watergate
Simon & Schuster 1975 0671221612 / 9780671221614 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed Maureen Dean on endpaper. Some rubs to dust. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. "That summer of 1973, she was the perfect Washington wife, standing by her man no matter what. Impeccably dressed, flawlessly made up, her hair pulled back into a polished bun, she mesmerized the nation with the silent vigil she kept behind her husband's witness table day after day at the Watergate hearings while his testimony brought down a President. " ; 8.20 X 5.70 X 1 inches; 286 pages; Signed by Author 
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One Soldier's Story (Author Signed)  A Memoir, Dole, Bob
16 Dole, Bob One Soldier's Story (Author Signed) A Memoir
HarperCollins 2005 0060763418 / 9780060763411 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author Signed on title page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. 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 
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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
17 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 Good in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue grey cover with black cloth quarter spine. Cover is sunfaded around edges. Dust in near fine condition and covered with mylar cover.There is an inscription to Betty & Bob on front endpaper signed by Doran. (poor handwriting but looks to be 1953) Looks as though Doran signed this book again in 1954 (clear handwriting) on next page with additional inscription. There is a third original signature by Doran under his photo opposite title page. A fourth notable addition is a signed letter from George Doran to a Betty Weber in Chicago with postal cancellation dated May 1944 from Prescott, Arizona where the author lived . In the letter he mentions he is sending his book Chronicles of Barabbas which he published in 1934. The letter, envelope, and news articles of his death were all inside this the 1952 edition. Doran mentions his friendship with the Weber's and it appears they kept his letter in their copy of this 1952 Chronicles of Barabbas. A very rare if not unique set of memoriablia from the life of George Doran. 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. A very rare book and collection of memoriablia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 446 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 449.97 USD
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Sacajawea of the Shoshones "Far Horizons", Emmons, Della Gould Signed
18 Emmons, Della Gould Signed 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
19 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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Gennifer Flowers  Passion and Betrayal, Flowers, Gennifer
20 Flowers, Gennifer Gennifer Flowers Passion and Betrayal
Emery Dalton Communications 1995 0964047934 / 9780964047938 Various Hardcover Signed by Author
9.10 X 6 X 0.80 inches; 166 pages; Signed by Author 
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