Category: Biography


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"H.B." and Laurence Irving.

By: Brereton, Austin.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London:, Grant Richards,, 1922.

Edition: First edition

Reading copy: Cloth worn, sunned and soiled, binding is a little loose, slightly foxed. View more info

'All that Summer She was Mad' Virginia Woolf and Her Doctors

By: Trombley, Stephen.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:, Junction Books,, 1981.

Edition: First edition

Dj slightly sunned. Page edges browned with age. View more info

'Solitary and Wild' Frederick MacNeice and the Salvation of Ireland

By: Fitzpatrick, David.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dublin:, Lilliput Press,, 2012.

Edition: First edition

Some dampstainig to dj. Top edges slightly soiled. View more info

'Unkilled For So Long'.

By: Lunn, Sir Arnold.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London:, George Allen & Unwin,, 1968.

Edition: First edition

Some light markings to cloth and edges. Front cover bowed. Dw scuffed; creased and chipped along edges. View more info

10 Years After Denisovitch.

By: Medvedev, Zhores.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, Macmillan,, 1973.

Edition: First edition

Dj is worn, slighly yellowed and a little grubby. Text is clean and binding tight. Gift inscription on tp. View more info

10 Years After Ivan Denisovitch.

By: Medvedev, Zhores A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London:, Macmillan,, 1973.

Edition: First UK edition

Translated from the Russian by Hilary Sternberg. 4 b&w plates. Scuffing and light bumping to edges of cloth. Sunning to dj. Small tear on top edge of dj. View more info

A Bar of Shadow.

By: van der Post, Laurens.

Price: £18.50

Publisher: London:, Hogarth Press,, 1954.

Edition: Edition not stated

Bound in quarter cloth and paper sides, illustrated with printed motif and with gilt lettering to spine. Dj faded and chipped/creased along edges. Lower side marked. Eps slightly discoloured but actual text excellent. View more info

A Belgian Manor In Two Wars.

By: d'Ydewalle, Charles.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, Macmillan,, 1949 .

Edition: First edition

Translated by Eric Sutton. Some scuffing to cloth. Sunning and tears to dj, some chunks of dj missing. View more info

A Captive of Time My Years with Pasternak

By: Ivinskaya, Olga.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Collins and Harvill Press,, 1978.

Edition: First English language edition

Translated from the Russian with Introduction and notes by Max Hayward. Slight creasing and scuffing to edges of dj. View more info

A Challenging Life Sixty Years in Occupational Health

By: Schilling, Richard.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:, Canning Press,, 1998.

Edition: First edition

16 b& plates. 24 figures. View more info

A Fanny Full of Soap The Story of a West End Musical

By: McAuliffe, Nichola.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London:, Oberon Books,, 2007.

Edition: First edition

Presentation copy: author's signed gift inscription on tp. View more info

A Fantastic Journey: Life & Literature of Lafcadio Hearn.

By: Murry, Paul.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Kent:, Japan Library,, 1993.

Edition: First Edition

Book is almost fine apart from that the top edge is dusty and slightly aged. DW has no clipping or tears and is only slightly rubbed. View more info

A Fine Old Conflict.

By: Mitford, Jessica.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Quartet Books,, 1978.

Edition: First edition thus

Cover is a little sunned and dampstained. View more info

A Forest by Night.

By: Speakman, Fred J.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London:, G. Bell and Sons,, 1965.

Edition: First edition

Spine slightly cocked, page edges marked. Light markings to dw; discolouration to backstrip. View more info

A Game of Moles The Deceptions of an MI6 Officer

By: Bristow, Desmond and Bristow, Bill.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, Little Brown & Co.,, 1993.

Edition: First edition

24 b/w photographs. Dw slighty creased at top front corner. View more info