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Jim Tully  American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler, Bauer, Paul &  Mark Dawidziak &  Ken Burns
1 Bauer, Paul & Mark Dawidziak & Ken Burns Jim Tully American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler
The Kent State University Press 2011 1606350765 / 9781606350768 First Edition; Various Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Looks new. Signed by both authors. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover . The first biography of the vagabond, hard-boiled writer who rocked Hollywood during the Roaring TwentiesThe son of an Irish ditch-digger, Jim Tully (1886–1947) left his hometown of St. Marys, Ohio, in 1901, spending most of his teenage years in the company of hoboes. Drifting across the country as a “road kid,” he spent those years scrambling into boxcars, sleeping in hobo jungles, avoiding railroad cops, begging meals from back doors, and haunting public libraries. After six years on the road, he jumped off a railroad car in Kent, Ohio, with wild aspirations of becoming a writer. While chasing his dream, Tully worked as a chain maker, boxer, newspaper reporter, and tree surgeon. All the while he was crafting his memories of the road into a dark and astonishing chronicle of the American underclass. Rare.; 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.40 inches; 378 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 59.97 USD
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BARBARA BUSH (Author Signed)  A Memoir, Bush, Barbara
2 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 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. Rare signed copy.; 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 
Price: 399.97 USD

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A More Perfect Union  What We the People Can Do to Reclaim Our Constitutional Liberties, Carson M.D., Ben &  Candy Carson
3 Carson M.D., Ben & Candy Carson A More Perfect Union What We the People Can Do to Reclaim Our Constitutional Liberties
Sentinel 2015 1591848040 / 9781591848042 First Edition; Various Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket Signed by Author
Looks new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover .BEN CARSON, MD, was raised by a poor single mother in Detroit. He retired as the director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital after a groundbreaking medical career of more than thirty-five years. He is the author of eight previous books, including One Nation, One Vote, America the Beautiful, and Gifted Hands. A former member of the President’s Council on Bioethics, he is the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the country.Dr. Carson and his wife and coauthor, CANDY CARSON, are the founders of the Carson Scholars Fund, which recognizes the achievements of deserving young people. They have three grown children and two grandchildren, and now live in Florida. ; 8.10 X 5.80 X 1 inches; 256 pages; Signed by Author 
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The Actors Life Journals 1956-1976 SIGNED, Charlton, Heston & Hollis Alpert
4 Charlton, Heston & Hollis Alpert The Actors Life Journals 1956-1976 SIGNED
E P Dutton 1978 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed on end paper "To Anne, Charlton Heston, Endpaper has some sunfading otherwise fine condition. Very small stain on top edge of page. This is a "fascinating look into the working life of one of America's most celebrated actors". Charlton Heston, born John Charles Carter, was an American actor in film, theatre and television and a political activist. As a Hollywood star he appeared in 100 films over the course of 60 years. Wikipedia. Heston died April 5, 2008. He was a strong gun rights advocate. ; Photographs; Signed by Author 
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Jeane Dixon  My Life and Prophecies, Dixon, Jeane & Rene Noorbergen
5 Dixon, Jeane & Rene Noorbergen Jeane Dixon My Life and Prophecies
William Morrow 1969 0688021425 / 9780688021429 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
White and blue cover, no dust or slipcase. Signed, "Blessings, Jean Dixon". Book is in Excellent Condition. Jean Dixon was one of the best-known American astrologers and psychics of the 20th century, due to her syndicated newspaper astrology column, and some well-publicized predictions and a best-selling biography. She is best known for allegedly predicting the assassination of President John F. Kennedy four years before he was elected. In the May 13, 1956, issue of Parade Magazine she wrote that the 1960 presidential election would be "dominated by labor and won by a Democrat" who would then go on to "be assassinated or die in office though not necessarily in his first term." Five years later Jeane Dixon was addressing a meeting in the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles when questioned if Robert Kennedy would ever become President. 'No,' she had answered. 'He will never become President of the United States because of a tragedy right here in this hotel.' A week later Robert Kennedy did win the California Democratic primary and he had just finished addressing a victory rally at the Ambassador Hotel's ballroom when he was shot. He died the following day. Also in January 1942 Dixon had warned the Hollywood film actress Carole Lombard (married to Clark Gable at the time) that it would be dangerous for her to travel by plane within the next six weeks. Lombard, scheduled to appear at a War Bond rally did not heed Dixon's warning, she died in an airplane crash within three days of the warning. President Richard Nixon referred to Jean Dixon as "the soothsayer" and ordered preparations for a terrorist attack that Dixon had predicted, of course the prediction did not come true during Nixon's term. She was also one of several astrologers who gave advice to Nancy Reagan during the presidency of Ronald Reagan. She died of cardiac arrest in Washington, D.C. on January 25, 1997, at the age of 93. Prompt shipping with a Free Delivery Confirmation.; 1 x 8.3 x 5.5 Inches; 219 pages; Signed by Author 
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Memoirs  (Author Signed), Gorbachev, Mikhail
6 Gorbachev, Mikhail Memoirs (Author Signed)
New York Doubleday 1996 0385480199 / 9780385480192 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket Signed by Author
Seller had this book signed personally at a seminar where Mr. Gorbachev was one of the speakers in 1997. It is signed on the title page not a tipped in page or bookplate. It is in as new condition and is kept in a handmade custom box. Forward by Martin McCauley.Russians feel that credit should be given to Gorbachev and not Regan for the distruction of the the "Berlin Wall". Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev born 2 March 1931) was the seventh and last General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, serving from 1985 until 1991, and the last head of state of the USSR, serving from 1988 until its collapse in 1991. He was the only Soviet leader to have been born after the October Revolution of 1917. Gorbachev was born in Stavropol Krai into a peasant family, and in his teens operated combine harvesters on collective farms. He graduated from Moscow State University in 1955 with a degree in law. While at university, he joined the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and soon became very active within it. In 1970, he was appointed the First Party Secretary of the Stavropol Kraikom, First Secretary to the Supreme Soviet in 1974, and appointed a member of the Politburo in 1979. Gorbachev was elected General Secretary by the Politburo in 1985. Gorbachev's attempts at reform as well as summit conferences with United States President Ronald Reagan and his reorientation of Soviet strategic aims contributed to the end of the Cold War, ended the political supremacy of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) and led to the dissolution of the Soviet Union. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1990. His wife Raisa Titarenko died in 1999 of leukemia. As of 2017 Mr. Gorbachev is 86 years old. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Beautiful rare collectors grade copy of this book written by one of the most influential men of the 20th Century.. Extremely rare in this state and condition. ; Photographs; 2.5 x 10 x 6.5 Inches; 769 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 1297.97 USD
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Paper Hero  (Author Signed), Hale, Leon
7 Hale, Leon Paper Hero (Author Signed)
Fredericksburg, TX Shearer Publishing 1986 0940672367 / 9780940672369 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Beige cloth. Dust jacket in mylar protective cover. Inscribed by author. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 235 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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In the Arena  An Autobiography (Author Signed), Heston, Charlton
8 Heston, Charlton In the Arena An Autobiography (Author Signed)
New York, NY Berkley Trade 1997 157297267X / 9781572972674 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Charlton Heston on title page. Clean not underlining or marks. This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. From Moses to President of the National Rifle Association, this great American had a great influence from Hollywood to the Backwoods of America. Rare.; Photographs; 1.34 x 9.02 x 6.12 Inches; 589 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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The memoirs of Herbert Hoover (Three Volumes)  Years of Adventure 1874-1920, The cabinet and the presidency, 1920-1933, The Great Depression 1929-1941, Hoover, Herbert
9 Hoover, Herbert The memoirs of Herbert Hoover (Three Volumes) Years of Adventure 1874-1920, The cabinet and the presidency, 1920-1933, The Great Depression 1929-1941
New York Macmillan 1951 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Three volume set. All three volumes inscribed "To my good friend William N.Hart, from Herbert Hoover" on front endpaper. First printing stated on copyright page of all three volumes. Dust jackets have rubs to corners, a few creases and chips but now in archival protective covers. This is an extremely rare set with all first printings and all inscribed and signed by President Hoover. Volume 1 is dated 1951 and volumes 2 & 3 dated 1952. ; Photo ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 405+ pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 2197.00 USD
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10 Meadows, Audrey Love, Alice My Life as a Honeymooner
New York Crown 1994 0517598817 / 9780517598818 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Signed by Audrey Meadows on end paper. Dust price clipped other wise book and dust in excellent condition. Looks almost new. Price clipped. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.In an engaging, often humorous memoir, the Emmy-winning actress recalls her years playing Alice Kramden opposite the inimitable Jackie Gleason on one of the most popular TV series of all time, The Honeymooners. ; Photos; 0.8 x 8.8 x 5.9 Inches; 248 pages; Signed by Biographee 
Price: 21.97 USD
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My American Journey (Author Signed), Powell, Colin L. & Joseph E. Persico
11 Powell, Colin L. & Joseph E. Persico My American Journey (Author Signed)
Random House 1995 0679432965 / 9780679432968 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author on endpaper. Not a book plate. Looks new. The former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff recalls his youth in the South Bronx, his military service in Germany and Korea, his experiences with discrimination, his tours in Vietnam, and his rise to the heights of America's political and military elite. Scarce. ; Photographs; 2.1 x 9.4 x 6.4 Inches; 656 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Pride  The Charley Pride Story, Pride, Charley & Jim Henderson
12 Pride, Charley & Jim Henderson Pride The Charley Pride Story
William Morrow & Company 1994 0688126383 / 9780688126384 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Has former owners inscription and "Same to you Liz, Charlie Pride, 9/2/94" by author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.A biography of country music's only black superstar describes his impoverished childhood in Sledge, Mississippi, his three Grammys, and his struggle as virtually the only black star in the country music Scarce.; 1.1 x 9.3 x 6.2 Inches; 302 pages; Signed by Author 
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13 Turner, Wiliiam H. Memoirs of a Farm Boy (Author Signed)
Onley, Va Turner Press 1995 Limited Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket Illustrated by Author Signed by Author
74 of 500 limited edition in dark blue leather with gold image of plow on front of cover. Marbled end papers. Signed opposite title page and dated 11/13/1975. Gilt edges. Book in slipcase and both look in new condition. Introduction by George Reiger. Scarce. ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 234 pages; Signed by Author 
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