Category: Biography


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The Old Timer's Tale

By: El Comancho (Pseud. Of Walter Shelley Phillips):

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Chicago: The Canterbury Press 1929:

Seller ID: 21090

Hardback Covers are heavily worn with half of spine partly detached and damage on rear panel. Owners name inside front cover. Pages are browned. Illustrated with B & W plates. The story of a meat hunter who provided supplies to the Railroad in Dakota, Nebraska and Wyoming 114 pages Wt 0.4 Kg Reading copy View more info

Little Boss: A Life of Andrew Carnegie

By: MACKAY James:

Price: £4.90

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing 1977:

Seller ID: 21157

Hardback ISBN 1851588329 First edition. Clean and unmarked book which looks almost new apart from minor shelfwear at top of dustwrapper. Illustrated. 320 pages This candid and penetrating biography follows Carnegie from his humble birthplace in Dunfermline to the squalor of Allegheny City and Pittsburgh in the 1840s, and charts his dramatic rise to fame and fortune. Set against the contrasting backdrops of radical Scotland and America during the most turbulent phase of its development, Little Boss is the definitive story of one of the world's greatest captains of industry. Wt 0.85 Kg Fine (Ver... View more info