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Up From Slavery. An Autobiography 1901 Booker T. Washington; First Edition

By: Booker T. Washington

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co., New York: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1019061

Condition: Fine


Up From Slavery. An Autobiography 1901 Booker T. Washington; Published by Doubleday, Page & Co., New York; First Edition, First Printing with matching dates; burgundy cloth hardcover with gilt titles; clean handsome copy in Near Fine condition; tiny piece of clear archival tape to bottom back corner of copyright page at hinge edge barely visible; gilt page tops; bright clean pages; nice frontispiece portrait with facsimile signature - tissue guard intact; handsome copy. The founder of the first negro college in the American south, this is his primary autobiography. Born as a slave, Washington ... View more info

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Hard Times, War Times, And More Hard Times

By: Gore, London L.

Price: $19.99

Publisher: XLIBRIS:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1017305

ISBN: 1479792314

Condition: Fine


1479792314 Hard Times, War Times, And More Hard Times; Paperback 2013 by London L. Gore (Author); London L. Gore is a World War II veteran serving front-line duty in a Sherman tank with the 5th Armored Division after the Utah Beach landing. Living through the shelling on the battlefi eld was like being in a never-ending thunderstorm surrounded by unrelenting lightning strikes. After the war, London returned to the Carolinas and worked at timbering and right-of-way clearing. He met and married Ellen and settled in Sumter, South Carolina. Their marriage of fi fty-one years produced two wonderful... View more info

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The Gay Illiterate

By: Parson, Louella O.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Doubleday Doran:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1018249

ISBN: B0000D5MZF

Condition: Very Good


B0000D5MZF The Gay Illiterate; red cloth Hardcover in VG unclipped dj in new mylar cover; 1944 by Louella O. Parsons (Author) bright clean copy; View more info

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Philipp Reis: Inventor of Telephone, Biographical Sketch 1883 Thompson

By: Silvanus P. Thompson

Price: $99.95

Publisher: E. & F.N. Spon, London: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1019057

Condition: Good


Good+; Published by E. & F.N. Spon, London; forest green cloth hardcover with bright gilt titles; corners rubbed; tight copy with a little speckled foxing to first and last several pages; not ex-library; Philipp Reis: Inventor of the Telephone, A Biographical Sketch with Documentary Testimony, Translations of the Original Papers and Contemporary Publications 1883 Silvanus P. Thompson; tech, technology, communications; scarce. First Edition View more info

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Memoirs of a Child Winston, Annie Steger 1903 Longmans, Green

By: Winston, Annie Steger

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Longmans, Green: 1903

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1016582

Condition: Very Good


Memoirs of a Child Winston, Annie Steger 1903 Longmans, Green; burgundy cloth hardcover w/ bright gilt titles; VG+ View more info