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America By Heart

By: Palin, Sarah

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers Harper Collins: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 72hmp

Condition: New


New and unopened in publisher's shrink wrap. This "Collector's Edition" is hand signed by Ms. Palin. Note that the trade edition with the tipped in page is an autopen signature. This is the only hand signed edition released by the publisher. Sold out pre- publication. Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin delivers an intimate and personal look at the woman behind the public servant. In her memoir Going Rogue, Palin gave readers a look at her upbringing, her dynami... View more info

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Arthur Griffith Journalist and Statesman

By: James Stephens

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, Wilson, Hartnell & Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 16tw

Condition: Very Good


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Going Rogue

By: Palin PALIN [signed]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: xg75

ISBN: 0062064347

Condition: New


Leather boxed signed limited edition. View more info

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Lessons Learned the Hard Way: A Personal Report

By: Newt GINGRICH [signed]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: wzz8

ISBN: 0060191066

Condition: Near Fine


The past 30 months[1995-1998] have been very eventful for our country and for me. I'm proud of the strides we have made to accomplish the vision that I described in To Renew America. As the leader of the Republican majority in the House of Representatives, I have been privileged to play a role in many legislative and political struggles. My tenure as Speaker has been marked by both unprecedented accomplishment and unprecedented conflict. We have endured unrelenting media... View more info

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Memoirs

By: Mikhail GORBACHEV [signed]

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday & Company: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: mg140

ISBN: 0385406681

Condition: Near Fine


In his memoir, Mikhail Gorbachev looks back on a lifetime that mirrors the fate of the Russian people. From the persecution of his family under Stalin, to his first political steps, to his extraordinary rise within the Communist Party, Gorbachev recounts the events that led to his own disillusionment, without which the eventual implosion of communism might not have taken place. Signed by Mikhail Gorbachev on a publishers bookplate mounted on the half title page. View more info

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New York City's Gracie Mansion: A History of the Mayor's House

By: Black, Mary;Olshansky, Joan R.;Gracie Mansion Conservancy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Published for the Gracie Mansion Conservancy by the J.M. Kaplan Fund: 1984

Inscription: Inscribed Mayor Ed Koch

Seller ID: xvm

ISBN: 0961372907

Condition: Fine


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New York in Bondage

By: Townsend, John D.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Margaret Townsend Tagliapietra: 1901

Inscription: Two TLS Tipped In

Seller ID: mjp36

Condition: Very Good


Two typed letters [carbons with ink notations ] from Margret Townsend Tagliapietra (John Townsend's daughter) tipped in. The author chronicles graft and corruption within the political, public, and business life of NYC circa 1965 - 1890s. Boss Tweed, Tammany Hall and the Boss system of misgoverning NYC--- all the scenes and actors of that time are depicted and deplored. Margret Townsend Tagliapietra was the publisher for this privately printed, by subscription only, ... View more info

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No Apology

By: Mitt Romney

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2010

Inscription: Signed Mitt Romney

Seller ID: qpk64

ISBN: 0312609809

Condition: Fine


In No Apology, Mitt Romney asserts that American strength is essential-not just for our own well-being, but for the world's. Governments such as China and a newly-robust Russia threaten to overtake us on many fronts, and Islam continues its dangerous rise. Drawing on history for lessons on how great powers collapse, Romney shows how and why our national advantages have eroded. From the long-term decline of our manufacturing base, our laggard educational system that ha... View more info

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On Growing Up, His Letters from and to American Children

By: Herbert HOOVER [signed]

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 333mv

Condition: As New


On Growing Up, His Letters from and to American Children This book is inscribed by Herbert Hoover to Marietta Fuller, who worked for the American Relief Agency [of which Hoover was Chairman] as a researcher from 1920 until 1934. In that role, she completed a comprehensive list of every address, public letter, article etc. written by Hoover between 1917 and 1933; a list that still sees scholarly use. Hoover remained friends with Ms. Fuller until his death in 1964. La... View more info

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Politics

By: Koch, Edward I

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1985

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: eik01

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed to Gay& Nan Talese, cute inscription. View more info

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Politics

By: Koch, Edward I

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1985

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ik1

Condition: Very Good


Edward i Koch was an American lawyer, politician, political commentator, movie critic and reality television arbitrator. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1969 to 1977 and was mayor of New York City from 1978 to 1989. Koch was a lifelong Democrat who described himself as a liberal with sanity. A popular figure, Koch rode the New York City Subway and stood at street corners greeting passersby with the slogan "How'm I doin'?" A lifelon... View more info

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Power, Pasta and Politics - The World According to Senator al D'amato

By: Alfonse D'Amato

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ada3

ISBN: 0786860456

Condition: Near Fine


In his own hard-edged, straightforward style, Senator D'Amato's Power, Pasta and Politics tells not only his own personal story - of the grandson of immigrants becoming New York's first Italian-American senator - but the story of New York and national politics in the 1990s. He freely speaks his mind about fellow New Yorkers, fellow senators, national issues, and his own struggles with ethics charges. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Reflections On The Human Condition

By: Eric HOFFER

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NTY, Harper and Row: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 34zz

Condition: Fine


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Saviours Of Society

By: McKenna, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: smc02

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth & Gilt. Owners Sig. & cont. date on title page. Gift presentation card laid in. View more info

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Sincerely Ronald Reagan

By: Reagan, Ronald; Irene Von Damm

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Illinois, Green Hill Publishers: 1976

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: yzz163

ISBN: 0916054055

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Ronald Reagan on front blank paper. Notation by Mel Hancock stating that Ronald Reagan signed the book at the Republican State Convention in Springfield, MO. in June,1976. Hancock went on to become a four term congressman from Missouri. View more info

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Speech of Mr. Webster of Massachusetts on the Subject of the Three Millions Appropriation and the Loss of the Approprations Bill for Fortifications of the Last Session. Delivered in the Senate of the United States January 14, 1836

By: Daniel Webster [Inscribed]

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Gales and Seaton: 1836

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 145v

Condition: Very Good


16 pp. original self-wrappers, stitched as issued. Slight creasing to edged, else a very good copy. Scarce. Inscribed by Webster on the front wrapper, "R.M. Sherman From the Author, Feb. 16, 1836." American imprints 42372. Sabin 102297. Housed in a custom-made binder. View more info

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The Graves: Srebrenica and Vukovar

By: Stover, Eric

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Germany, Scalo Verlag AC: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: x34

ISBN: 3931141764

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by Eric Stover. Small erasure mark at top corner of first page, else near fine.This book is the harrowing account by Eric Stover, with photographs by Gilles Peress, of how, from a hell of mud and decomposing bodies, Haglund began to piece together the victims' identities and the terrible ways they died. Over 40,000 Muslim refugees were living in and around Srebenica when it fell to the Serbs, under General Ratko Mladic in July 1995. Of the men who fled, or were... View more info

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The Hays Office

By: Will H. Hays [Raymond Moley]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1945

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 14bn

Condition: Very Good


A prominent Republic politician, Will Hays gave up his political ambitions after serving as U.S. postmaster general to become the motion picture industry's morality czar. Hays set up a strict movie production code that saved Hollywood from government censorship by imposing limits on acceptable screen behavior; it became the basis for an early industry movie rating system. The author, Raymond Moley, argues that the centralization of film standards in the Hays Office actua... View more info

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The Profits of Religion

By: Upton Sinclair

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Pasadena, CA, 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed on the Cover By Upton Sinclair

Seller ID: kjb28

Condition: Good


This excoriating critique of religion, especially as represented by powerful clerical institutions, is a lesser-known work by the author who had earlier become famous with his publication of The Jungle, an expose of the poor labor conditions and unsanitary practices in Chicago's meat-packing industry. More than just a tirade against religion, this is an impassioned, idealistic socialist writing at the beginning of the First World War, when the notion of an international ... View more info

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Vengeance is Dear

By: Henry Brinton

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, C. & J. Temple Ltd.: 1946

Inscription: Inscribed By Henry Brinton

Seller ID: mjk9

Condition: Very Good


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