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Category: All Categories: Reference: Biographical Dictionaries
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1.
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WHO'S WHO IN COMMERCE & INDUSTRY 1948.

Publisher: A. N. Marquis Company [Chicago]. 1948. (1948)..
6th International edition. 1552pp. sm4to. Dark green cloth with gilt title & decoration on front cover & spine. Green endpapers. Spine a little dull o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. This book will require extra postage for Priority Mail shipping.

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WHO'S WHO IN THE MIDWEST AND CENTRAL CANADA

Publisher: A. N. Marquis Company Chicago, IL 1966.
Tenth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 1117 pages

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3.
Band, Erster.  
Kleines literarisches Lexikon.

Publisher: Munchen: Francke Verlag Bern, 1961..
German text. Literary reference. 807 pp. VG in like dj. Hard Cover. ISBN: german language; german; Literary reference

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4.
Black, Adam & Charles, publishers, London.  
Who's Who 1998. An Annual Biographical Dictionary.

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, NY [c1998].
'One Hundred and Fiftieth Year of Issue.' Foreword by the Rt Hon Betty Boothroyd [Speaker of the House of Commons]; Preface with a brief history, 1849-1998; Obituary; Abbreviations Used in this Book; The Royal Family; Biographies [over 30,000]. A general British reference book. 63, [1], 2208 p., 27.5 cm.; dj in mylar; ex library but seldom used; VG+. 33252.

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5.
Crystal, David  
THE CAMBRIDGE BIOGRAPHICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA

Publisher: Cambridge University Press New York, NY 1998.
xi, 1179 pp, black boards w/gilt lettering, dj glossy black w/red band w/wht-yel-red-blue-green lettering on front & spine. This single-volume reference wok lists political leaders & rulers, Noble prizewinners, patron saints, sports champions, and many more. 2nd Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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6.
Dictionary  
DICTIONARY OF INTERNATIONAL BIOGRAPHY 1976 VOL 1 A-K AND VOL 2 L-Z

Publisher: Melrose Press Cambridge, Eng 1975.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Includes memoir of Gerald Ford 38th President of US

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7.
Fitzhugh, Harriet  
CONCISE BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY
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Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York 1935.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Spine edges frayed. ; 777 pages

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8.
Handley-Taylor, Geoffrey, ed.  
International Who's Who in Poetry Volumes I and II

Publisher: London: Cranbrook Tower Press, 1958..
xx, xvi 201pp. total. illus. royal blue cloth octavos: Very Good+ in Very Good djs [some pencilled check marks in margins; else VG+] Dust wrapper design by John Gregg. An A-Z biographical dictionary providing brief details of scores of then contemporary poets (from George Abbe to Violet Zimmerman), many of whom are now rather obscure.

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9.
Johnson, Allen & Dumas Malone, editors  
Dictionary of American Biography. Volume III. Cushman-Fraser

Publisher: Scribner's Sons, NY [1959].
604 p.; maroon cloth covers stamped in gold; 26 cm.; ex library with white spine lettering, blindstamp on title-page, and bookplate scribbled out, else clean; VG. 'Published under the Auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies.' Stock# 100,206. Biographical reference.

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10.
Johnson, Rossiter (editor).  
The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans.

Publisher: Boston: The Biographical Society, 1904..
Here are eight of the ten volume set. Leather w/ marbled paper. Missing volumes VII and IX. The eight volumes are in VG condition. Hard Cover. ISBN: notable americans

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11.
Kay, Ernest editor  
TWO THOUSAND MEN ON ACHIEVEMENT
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Publisher: Melrose Press Limited Cambridge, Eng 1972.
Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; A biographical record of the most distinguished achievement, circulating throughout the world. All completed Questionnaires (from which these biographies have been prepared) and accompanying documents are housed for all time in the Melrose Archives in London and Dartmouth, the English port from which the Pilgrim Fathers sailed to the New World in 1620.; B&W Photographs; 1112 pages

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12.
Kay, Ernest, ed.  
The World Who's Who of Women 1980 Fifth Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, International Biographical Centre, 1980. .
1167 p. over 10,000 biographies of women with over 7000 portrait photographs. There are some celebrities--Jackie Onassis. Elizabeth Taylor, Lena Horne (but not Marilyn), Eartha Kitt, Ladybird Johnson, Lee Remick--but for the most part these are women of accomplishment, educators--I looked up and found Nancy Roelker and Urusla Bellugi--scientists, musicians, legislators, from many countries. This is already an interesting historical document for pursuing the careers of women in the 3rd quarter of the 20th century. Stock #25895. Vg/ no dj. Women--Biography

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13.
Kohn, George C.  
Dictionary of Culprits and Criminals.

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1986.
No edition stated. ISBN: 0810818779 Hardcover Fine book (no markings) / No dust jacket as issued. A clean, fresh copy.

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14.
Launay, A. J.  
DICTIONARY OF CONTEMPORIES

Publisher: Centaur Press London, England 1967.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges bumped, top edge is flecked; DJ flaps pasted in back covers. Dictionary to show the contempories of any person of note born before 1900 AD.

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15.
Lawrence, Alberta editor  
WHO'S WHO AMONG NORTH AMERICAN AUTHORS Volume VII 1936-1939

Publisher: Golden Syndicate Publishing Company Los Angeles, CA 1939.
Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Library rebound. Exlibrary with markings. ; Covering the United States and Canada (with their possessions and neighbors) and containing the bio and literary data of living authors whose birth or activities connect them with the continent of NA, with a Press Section devoted to Journalists and magazine writers. ; Ex-Lib; 1220 pages

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16.
Merriam-Webster  
Webster's Biographical Dictionary. First Edition...
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Publisher: Merriam, Springfield, Mass. [c1957].
xxxvi, 1697, [1] p.; thumb indexed; 25 cm. "A Dictionary of Names of Noteworthy Persons with Pronunciations and Concise Biographies." Brown cloth stamped in gold; stamping faded, edges & corners rubbed, minor wear, ink owner name; good. stock#45021.

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17.
Merriam-Webster  
Webster's Biographical Dictionary. First Edition[!]
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Publisher: Merriam, Springfield, Mass. [c1970].
xxxvi, 1697, [1] p.; 25 cm. "A Dictionary of Names of Noteworthy Persons with Pronunciations and Concise Biographies." Blue dj chipped, torn; ex-library with stamps; good. stock#45023.

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18.
Neilson, William Allan, John P. Bethel et al., editors.  
Webster's Biographical Dictionary.

Publisher: G. & C. Merriam Co., Springfield, Mass. [c1966].
A Dictionary of Names of Noteworthy Persons with Pronunciations and Concise Biographies. xxxvi, 1697, [1] p., thumb-indexed, 25 cm. First published 1943. Includes a guide to pronunciation, list of abbreviations used, a pronouncing list of prenames, and tables with index. Brown cloth stamped in gold, all edges speckled; minor wear, small owner label; VG+. 37801.

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19.
Nesbit, Wilbur  
WHO'S HOOSIER The Indiana Society of Chicago
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Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Indianapolis, IN 1911.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Front endpaper of both volumes have small stain. ; Two volume set.

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20.
Oxbury, Harold  
Great Britons: Twentieth Century Lives

Publisher: Oxford University Press New York 1985.
(x) 371, b/w illustrations in text, occupational index, acknowledgments; 4to, black boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket Hard Cover

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21.
Palmer, Alan  
Who's Who in Modern History 1860-1980

Publisher: N.Y., Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1980.
332 p.24 cm. Alphabetically arranged biographies of 600 men and womn who influenced modern history. Stock #28,364. Vg/dj vg.

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22.
Ruffner, James (editor).  
EPONYMS DICTIONARIES INDEX (EDI): a reference guide to persons, both real and imaginary, and the terms derived from their names...
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Publisher: Detroit: Gale Research (1977)..
730p: double columned; 28cm. 2200g. Very Good Plus (lightly used, minimal ex-library marks, no pocket, clean and sound). Gray cloth hardcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus.

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23.
Shankle, George Earlie  
American Nicknames: Their Origin and Significance

Publisher: New York: H. W. Wilson, 1967 reprint..
524pp. red cloth sm 4to: ex lib. copy; minimum of markings from a lib. deletion; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy. An interesting historical reference arranged alphabetically, originally published in 1937.

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24.
Spargo, John Webster editor  
BIOGRAPHICAL MANUAL For Students of Language and Literature of England andthe United States. a Short Title List

Publisher: Packard and Company Chicago, IL 1941.
Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookplate. ; 260 pages

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25.
Van Doren, Charles editor  
WEBSTER'S AMERICAN BIOGRAPHIES
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Publisher: G. & C. Merriam Company Springfield, MA 1974.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. School stamp. Crease in cover. ; 1233 pages

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