Category: Biography & Memories


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With the Empress Dowager

By: Carl, Katharine A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, The Century Co: 1905

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12487

Not a reprint; Katharine Carl was contacted by the wife of American Ambassador to China, Edwin H. Conger, with an offer to come to China in the summer of 1903, to paint a portrait of the Empress Dowager Cixi for the Chinese exhibit at the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition. She spent a total of nine months in China and painted four portraits of the Empress Dowager, later recording her memories as the only western foreigner to live within the precincts of the Chinese impe... View more info

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Joe Lincoln of Cape Cod

By: McCue, James Westaway

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Silver Lake, MA, The Cape Cod Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13499

. ..a biography of Cap Cod's well-known author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 76 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Sentimental Journey and the Journal to Eliza

By: Sterne, Laurence

Price: $15.95

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1930

Edition: First Edition Thus; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 14547

796 in Everyman's Library ; Everyman's Library Series; Vol. 796; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 222 pages View more info