Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Autobiography/Biography
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
autobiography
biography
letters
memoirs
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
Autobiography/Biography
Click on a subject below to get a complete list.
autobiography  biography  letters 
memoirs 
biography
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns.
 
Publisher: Knopf
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700230
Daedalus Item Code: 49740
 
List Price: $60.00
Sale Price: $36.95
You Save: $23.05
    Link to Forum
See more Our Picks in this category
biography
An A–Z of Hellraisers: A Comprehensive Compendium of Outrageous ...
Robert Sellers.
 
Publisher: Arrow
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781848092464
Daedalus Item Code: 43279
 
List Price: $14.95
Sale Price: $3.98
You Save: $10.97
See more Our Picks in this category
autobiography   See more
Open Heart
Elie Wiesel. Marion Wiesel, trans.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307961846.  Daedalus Item Code: 43121
 
In 2011, facing emergency heart surgery and his own mortality at the age of 82, Elie Wiesel reflected on his life. In this slim yet profound book, originally published in French and here translated ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $20.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $15.02
biography   See more
Kahlil Gibran: Man and Poet: A New Biography
Suheil Bushrui & Joe Jenkins.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781851685417.  Daedalus Item Code: 43772
 
Originally published in 1923, Kahlil Gibran's poetic masterpiece The Prophet inspired millions around the world with its timeless words of love and mystical longing. Yet Gibran's genius went ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $13.97
memoirs   See more
The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir
Bill Bryson.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780767919371.  Daedalus Item Code: 43505
 
Born in the middle of the American century (1951) in the middle of the United States (Des Moines), Bill Bryson, like millions of his peers, grew up with a rich fantasy life as a superhero—in his ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $11.01
letters   See more
The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens
Jenny Hartley, ed.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199591411.  Daedalus Item Code: 43614
 
In his correspondence, Charles Dickens was just as prodigious as he was in constructing his novels; although he lived to be just 58, he penned more than 14,000 letters. Jenny Hartley has singled out ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $34.95 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $24.97
autobiography   See more
The Autobiography of Mark Twain
Mark Twain. Charles Neider, ed.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062280824.  Daedalus Item Code: 43490
 
Writing his autobiography in fits and starts over several decades—including dictations from his deathbed—Mark Twain vowed to be "free and frank and unembarrassed" in the recounting of his life and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $19.99 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $13.01
letters   See more
Love and Kisses and a Halo of Truffles: Letters to Helen Evans Brown
James Beard. John Ferrone, ed.
Publisher: Arcade.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781559703185.  Daedalus Item Code: 41543
 
A pioneer of modern American cookery, James Beard was for more than five decades America's most celebrated cook and food writer. This book collects a rich cache of more than 300 letters—many ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $13.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $8.97
biography   See more
Marc Blitzstein: His Life, His Work, His World
Howard Pollack.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199791590.  Daedalus Item Code: 43600
 
A composer and lyricist of enormous innovation and influence, Marc Blitzstein remains one of the most versatile and fascinating figures in the history of American music. A prominent leftist who was ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $39.95 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $29.97
biography   See more
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
Timothy Egan.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544102767.  Daedalus Item Code: 43841
 
Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter Timothy Egan, author of The Big Burn and the National Book Award winner The Worst Hard Time, returns with this stirring portrait of the charismatic, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $9.97
biography   See more
Ford Madox Ford: A Dual Life: Volume II: The After-War World
Max Saunders.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199668359.  Daedalus Item Code: 43582
 
The second volume of Max Saunders's biography of Ford Madox Ford takes up the story from Ford's enlistment in the army and departure for France in 1916; it establishes Ford's importance to modern ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $37.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $30.97
memoirs   See more
The Books They Gave Me: True Stories of Life, Love, and Lit
Jen Adams.
Publisher: Free Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451688795.  Daedalus Item Code: 42610
 
The gift of a book becomes part of the story of your life. Perhaps it came with a note as simple as "This made me think of you," but it takes up residence in your heart and your home. A reader of ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $19.99 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $16.01
Book Club
Autobiography/ Biography
Top 10
1. Sideways on a Scooter: Life and Love in India
Miranda Kennedy.
in memoirs

2. Nancy: The Story of Lady Astor
Adrian Fort.
in biography

3. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
Edmund Morris.
in biography

4. Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman
Robert K. Massie.
in biography

5. Colonel Roosevelt
Edmund Morris.
in biography

6. Wild Bill Donovan: The Spy Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage
Douglas Waller.
in biography

7. Ethan Allen: His Life and Times
Willard Sterne Randall.
in biography

8. Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship
Jon Meacham.
in biography

9. Theodore Rex
Edmund Morris.
in biography

10. Emma Goldman: Revolution as a Way of Life
Vivian Gornick.
in biography

HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com