Having become an iconic New Hampshire reclusive during his
later decades, the 'mystery' of author J. D. Salinger's whereabouts
has fed the intrigue and the perpetuating classroom and booklover
discussions. At least twice a year, young folks....
New England, US History, Writers, Journalism, Arab Studies, Fiction, Sustainability, Children's, Hand & Visual Arts, Music, Old Newspapers, more ...
Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Trade paperback
Publisher: A Wanderer Book / Simon & Schuster Inc.
Date published: 1984
Description: Very good. Front cover, 2 vertical scratches. Remainder mark, bottom near spine. Bottom spine bump. Trade paperback. Glued binding. B&W photos. Audience: Children/juvenile. Music performer biography for youth audience. Many B&W photos include 8 pages from 1984 Grammy Awards. Michael Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana, in 1958, and began performing at age 5 with his older brothers, as The Jackson Five. In 1983, he had sold more records than any other recording artist. Discography at back. Read More
Edition: Tenth impression
Publisher: J P Lippincott Company
Date published: 1926
Description: Wolf, W H (Color frontispiece by) Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Front endpaper separating to gauze. 272 p. Additional Notes at back. Blue cloth covered boards w/red cover graphic of boy w/book, ax set aside. The story of a boy growing up in the woods among animals, his sister and cousins. He would become President, b. 1809-d. 1865 by an assassin's bullet. Read More
Edition: No copyright date, circa 1900
Publisher: Hurst & Company., New York.
Description: Good. No dust jacket. Lower spine damage. Corner bumps minor. Spine light sunfade. Back cover damp stain near spine, not penetrating. 262 p. Light green cloth over boards. Full front paste on lithograph cover art w/ eagle, flag, 2 figures, canoe, hand ax. Youth biography series by author Hill, "...to familiarize the youth of our day with those striking and manly characters that have long ago made their mark", from Preface. Daniel Boone, b.1735, Bucks County PA-d.1820, Missouri / Kentucky. Note: ... Read More
Edition: No edition or printing variables
Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., Boston.
Date published: 1895
Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Spine titles in red, dulled a bit. Light wear to extremities. Very nice for age. Light blue cloth over boards; stamped red main titles outlined, dark blue. Series icon profile, raised in red and blue circle. 204 p. 24 cm. B&W Illustrations, Portraits, Facsimiles. US History / Biography, 2nd of 7 in publisher's series, after Columbus. Numerous illustrations by various artists; many plates and smaller. Read More