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Lake Erie Baron The Story of Colonel Thomas Talbot

By: Hamil, Fred Coyne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Company of Canada: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28025

Condition: VG+/VG


Green cloth boards fading to extremities with previous owner's name inside front board. Dustjacket rubbed with large chipping to edges and edgeworn, front flap price clipped, detached but present and a solid copy now in protective mylar. Map endpapers. ; MCN22668; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pp; Signed by Author View more info

The Way I Remember It (The First 67 Years) The Memoirs of Burton M. Harris

By: Harris, Burton M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1993

Seller ID: 29944

Condition: VG+


Memoirs describe growing up in Titus County, Texas during the early twentieth century. Illustrated with family photographs. ; MCN24665; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 166 pp View more info

My Montie 1900-1985

By: Healy, Gerald F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30392

Condition: NF


Author's inscription inside front cover. Memoir and personal account of the life of Montie (Biddie) Healy written by her husband; the Healys were residents of Flint, Michigan. ; MCN24881; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 77 pp; Signed by Author View more info

Roots and Wings

By: Henry, Linda LeCrone

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23782

Condition: NF


Author's memoirs and autobiography illustrated with numerous family photographs. ; MCN19141; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 248 pp View more info

Such Wonderful Memories

By: Hess, Jr., John R.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Masthof Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28048

ISBN: 160126285X

Condition: F


Author inscribed title page. Autobiographical memoir of John R. Hess, Jr., "Seventh generation descendant of Hans (John) and Magdalena Hess who arrived in Pennsylvania from Europe in 1717." Illustrated with family photographs.; MCN22691; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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Historical Autobiography of A Hoosier Hillbilly with Special Section on Klondike Medaryville Otterbein Remington

By: Holt, Harry Q.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Richard B. Cross Co., Printers: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28595

Condition: VG/NONE


Navy cloth boards lightly rubbed, internally age toned. Autobiography of Indiana educator Harry Q. Holt, includes Holt and Grimes ancestry, chapters on the Indiana towns of Klondike, Medaryville, Otterbein and Remington. With black-and-white photographs, index.; MCN23040; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pp View more info

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Then Again

By: Keaton, Diane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 2011

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31439

ISBN: 1400068789

Condition: F/F


A fine copy in a fine dustjacket - gift quality item signed by Diane Keaton on front endpaper.; MCN25820; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 265 pp; Signed by Author View more info

The Way Up An Autobiography

By: Keiser, Albert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Richard R. Smith: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 32993

Condition: VG+/VG+


Foxing to endpapers. Front endpaper signed by author's wife and son?, "with all good wishes, Lena & Albert Keiser, Jr. Aug. 1, 1982." Author immigrated from Germany in 1902, struggled to complete his formal education and worked as a minister, educator and writer. ; MCN27001; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 223 pp View more info

Memories from Scotland to the Cotswolds 1917-1945

By: Kennard, Hester

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27495

Condition: VG+


Author inscribed title page. Memoir illustrated with family photographs. ; MCN22253; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 80 pp; Signed by Author View more info

Anthology of the Fred Koenig Family

By: Koenig Family

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1981

Seller ID: 18410

Condition: F/NONE


Memoirs of the children and family of Fred and Catherine Koenig of Kansas City. Signed by several of the children, illustrated with black-and-white photographs. ; MCN15050; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pp View more info

From the Cradle to the Year 1975 (A Kramer Family History)

By: Kramer, C. Benjamin

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1983

Seller ID: 25295

Condition: VG


Gold wraps lightly soiled. Memoir with some family history - the life of Benjamin Kramer, born 1906 in Ruth Township, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Illustrated. ; MCN20482; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pp View more info

Honorable Mention A Story of Family and Faith

By: Krzyzaniak, Laura (Schultz)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30961

ISBN: 0979501318

Condition: F


Biography of Nathan Knowles describes a farming life in Manitou Beach, Lenawee County, Michigan during the early twentieth century. ; MCN25374; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 107 pp View more info

Marie LeRoy Leahy

By: Leahy, Marie LeRoy

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23554

Condition: VG+


Short autobiography and memoirs of Marie LeRoy Leahy, born 1873 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Orphaned as a child, she was educated at the Convent of the Sacred Heart in Detroit, Michigan. ; MCN18925; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pp View more info

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Forward From Exile The Autobiography of Shmarya Levin

By: Levin, Shmarya. Translated and Edited by Maurice Samuel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society of America: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31253

Condition: F/VG+


A fine copy in a mildy rubbed red dustjacket, seemingly never read and now in protective mylar. First Edition Stated.; MCN25641; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 419 pp View more info

He Never Left Home Emanations From 110 South Washington Street

By: Linthicum, William A.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26706

Condition: VG+


Author inscribed front endpaper. Informal autobiography of Rockville, Maryland obstetrician includes a bit of narrative family history, family photographs. ; MCN21643; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 137 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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Memoirs of James Curtis Mahan

By: Mahan, James Curtis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Franklin Press: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 33361

Condition: VG+/NONE


Blue cloth boards rubbed with some discoloration areas front panel, cloth starting to split along spine. Binding cracked at center but no loose pages or markings. Interesting memoir includes Civil War participation, farming life in Knox County, Indiana and then moving to Nebraska. ; MCN27364; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 176 pp View more info

Vic Eighty One Active Years

By: Marsh, Victor R.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Eleanor M. Kirk: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25950

Condition: NF


Memoirs of Ohio businessman Victor Marsh, illustrated.; MCN21026; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 508 pp View more info

All Our Years

By: Masserman, Beatrice Weckstein and Paul Benjamin Masserman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Private Printing:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19028

Condition: VG


Memoirs with numerous photocopied family photographs. ; MCN15601; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 237 pp View more info

The Gullah Mailman

By: McGowan, Pierre

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pentland Press, Inc.: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31698

ISBN: 1571971998

Condition: F/F


Author signed title page. Sam McGowan served as a rural mail carrier on St. Helena Island in South Carolina for over thirty years; this biography and memoir was written by his son. Illustrated. ; MCN26072; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 101 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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Life and Patriotic Services of Hon. William J. Bryan; Also, the Life of Hon. Arthur Sewall Candidate for Vice-President

By: Metcalf, Richard L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edgewood Publishing Co.: 1896

Seller ID: 32754

Condition: VG+/NONE


Brown leather spine with cloth covered boards, silver lettering to spine, light shelf wear. Light foxing to endpapers, marbled page ends, corners square and tight. Illustrated with photographic plates. ; MCN26763; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 500 pp View more info