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Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? - Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy, Benoit, Tod
1 Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? - Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy
Benoit, Tod
New York Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2003 1579122876 / 9781579122874 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 560 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. All about the death & burial places of famous and infamous people, from Greata Garbo, Marilyn Monroe and Mark Twain to Mother Teresa and Kurt Cobain. Amazing information on unforgettable people. 026954

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The Senator: My Ten Years with Ted Kennedy, Burke, Richard E. with William and Marilyn Hoffer
2 The Senator: My Ten Years with Ted Kennedy
Burke, Richard E. with William and Marilyn Hoffer
New York St Martin's Press 1992 0-312-09134-6 / 9780312091347 First Hardbound Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean unfaded black boards with clean unfaded black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner first name and date at top corner of front free endpaper. No other marks. 328 pgs. Clean birght dustjacket is unchipped, not price-clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Stated first edition. In 1971, Richard Burke, a freshman at Georgetown University, volunteered his services to the offices of his political idol, Senator Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts. Through ability and hard work, he rose in the next four years to become one of the Senator's closest staff members. An account of the author's experiences during his decade at the Senator's right hand--the history of a young man who shared the Senator's professional and personal lives during a time marked by exhilarating public achievements and tragic secret misconduct. 001929

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Marilyn Monroe: Unseen Archives, Clayton, Marie
3 Marilyn Monroe: Unseen Archives
Clayton, Marie
Bath, United Kingdom Parragon Publishing 2006 1405413409 / 9781405413404 First Unknown Fine Fine Jacket 
Lovely clean hardcover book and dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11". Clean unworn glossy boards with photos of Marilyn on front and rear cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean black endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with gorgeous photos of Marilyn throughout. 384 pages. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026456

Price: 25.00 USD
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Many Friends Cooking: An International Cookbook for Boys and Girls, Cooper, Terry Touff; Marilyn Ratner
4 Many Friends Cooking: An International Cookbook for Boys and Girls
Cooper, Terry Touff; Marilyn Ratner
Philomel Books /UNICEF 1980 0399207554 / 9780399207556 First Spiral_bound Very Good+ 
Very clean spiral bound book with color illustrated card cover - size approximately 9" x 10-1//2". No chipping, creasing or fading, slight age-toning to edges. Pages are clean - no names, writing or marks. Color illustrations throughout by Tony Chen. Cooked and written by Terry Touff Cooper and Marilyn Ratner. Map indicating where recipes originated. Each recipe coded with one to three spoons for degree of difficulty, starting with recipes for those who have never cooked before! 45 pages. 027888

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Big Book for Peace, Editor-Ann Durell; Editor-Marilyn Sachs
5 Big Book for Peace
Editor-Ann Durell; Editor-Marilyn Sachs
New York Dutton Children's Books 1990 0590453947 / 9780590453943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line on copyright page, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Maurice Sendak. Very clean glossy color illustrated boards. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean dark blue endpapers; small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Beautifully illustrated in color by multiple illustrators. 120 pages. Dust jacket is clean, bright, unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Created by more than 30 of the best known and loved authors and illustrators of children's books. Filled with stories, pictures, poems, and even a song, it is a book about many kinds of peace and harmony. 024252

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6 God's Best for You: Today, Tomorrow and Always
Helleberg, Marilyn Morgan
Carmel, NY Guideposts Books 1987 Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean Green boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 253 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has tiny bit of wear at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Christian. 007257

Price: 10.00 USD
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Light Years - Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars, Kirkland, Douglas
7 Light Years - Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars
Kirkland, Douglas
New York Thames and Hudson 1989 0-500-54154-X / 9780500541548 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket photographs by Douglas Kirkland 
Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. Elephant folio in size (12" x 16-3/4"). Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Illustrated with 128 beautiful photographs by Douglas Kirkland of famous stars, 100 of them in full color ( Marilyn Monroe, Catherine Deneuve, Kathleen Turner, Elizabeth Taylor, Lucille Ball, Sophia Loren, etc.) 017561

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The Fifties in Pictures, Lescott, James
8 The Fifties in Pictures
Lescott, James
Great Britain Parragon Inc 2007 1405495308 / 9781405495301 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean glossy unworn pictoral boards with Marilyn Monroe on the cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean purple endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color and black and white photographs. 256 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, short closed tear at top rear flap fold, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024354

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Of Women and Their Elegance, Mailer, Norman
9 Of Women and Their Elegance
Mailer, Norman
New York Simon & Schuster 1980 067124020X / 9780671240202 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates; very small remainder mark on bottom text block edge near spine. Stunningly beautiful photographs throughout in black and white and color, all by Milton H. Greene. 288 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Norman Mailer set out in this book to recreate the mind, the thoughts, the feelings, the life of Marilyn Monroe, as if she herself were talking in her own recognizable tone of voice, about the most intimate moments of her private life. This portrait is intensified by the startling photographs of her friend, the photographer and movie producer Milton Greene, whose work, in harmony with Mailer's prose, portrays not only the face and figure of Marilyn, but her moods and thoughts and deepest longings. 026440

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Frederic Remington, Selected Letters, Remington, Frederic; Splete, Allen P.; Splete, Marilyn
10 Frederic Remington, Selected Letters
Remington, Frederic; Splete, Allen P.; Splete, Marilyn
Abbeville Press 1988 089659694X / 9780896596948 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean, solid book in clean unchipped dust jacket. Burgundy cloth boards with gold buffalo skull decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small neatly penned previous owner name and date on front free endpaper. Illustrated throughout with sketches by Frederic Remington. 487 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Letters representing all elements of Remington's multifaceted life. 026866

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Potomac Naturalist, Smith, J. Lawrence
11 The Potomac Naturalist
Smith, J. Lawrence
West Virginia McClain Printing Company 1968 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with orange endpapers. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by the author: "To Roger and Marilyn Searle, With the kindest regards of the author, John." Illustrated with photographs and drawings by the author. 132 pages. Dust jacket is clean, illustrated with color photo of Autumn across Germany valley in Pendleton County, West Virginia. Photo and bio of author on rear panel. Two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The author, a native of West Virginia, has focused his attention upon the ecology of the mountainous land atthe headwaters of the Potomac River for a look at the many facets of the natural history of a region of rich and varied natural treasures. 026135

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