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Signed Biographies "Last Train to Paradise", "Making It Happen" with Other Books

Item Details

Title and Author/Editor: Last Train to Paradise: Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad That Crossed an Ocean (Les Standiford, 2002), Making It Happen: The Rise of Sir Macpherson Robertson, Kt., F.R.G.S. (George Taylor, 1934), Seven Dreams: A Book of North American Landscapes (William T. Vollman, 2001), Bare Blass (Bill Blass, 2002), Meena, Heroine of Afghanistan (Melody Ermachild Chavis, 2003), The Bitter Sea: Coming of Age in a China Before Mao (Charles N. Li, 2008), Time Lord: Sir Sandford Fleming and the Creation of Standard Time (Clark Blaise, 2000), The Sultan’s Shadow: One Family’s Rule at the Crossroads of East and West (Christiane Bird, 2010), Empire of the Air: The Men Who Made Radio (Tom Lewis, 1991), Havana Dreams: A Story of Cuba (Wendy Gimbel, 1998), Finding Atlantis: A True Story of Genius, Madness, and an Extraordinary Quest for a Lost World (David King, 2005), A Long Row of Candles: Memoirs & Diaries 1934 – 1954 (C. L. Sulzberger, 1969), The Man Within My Head (Pico Iyer, 2012), Losing My Virginity: How I’ve Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way (Richard Branson, 1998), “I Went to the People…”: Fred M. Warner – Progressive Governor (Jean M. Fox, 1988), Empire of the Czar: A Journey Through Eternal Russia (Marquis de Custine, 1989)
Genre: Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs, Diaries and Journals, History
Binding: Hardcover
Dust Jacket: Yes, No
Period: 20th Century, 21st Century
Edition Statement: First Edition/First Printing, First American Edition, Early Printing
Limited Edition: Yes
Signed: Yes
Signed by: Last Train to Paradise is signed, inscribed and dated by Les Standiford to the title page. Making It Happen is signed MacRobertson to the limitation page and Mrs. L. Marcus MacRobertson, 13/9/38, to the half title page.
Volumes: Making It Happen is limited edition number 51/100.
Number of Books: 16
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- wear to the covers with dings, soiling, rubbed edges and bumped corners; dust jackets feature folds, soiling, prices clipped, chipping , have label residue and edge wear; writing and sticker to endpapers; tanning to text blocks and markings to edges; one in protective dust cover; ex. library stamping to one volume.


1.75" W x 10.25" H x 7.25" D

- meadures I Went to the People.

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