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Reluctctant Pioneer the Life and Elizabeth Wordsworth

By: Battiscombe Georgina

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Co Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00364


Elizabeth Wordsworth deserves to be held in rememberance not only for her great achievments in the cause of women's education but also as a gifted,original and supremely entertaining personality.This is a First Ed hardback book in V/G condition, the D/W as some small nick's and is slightly rippled along the top but is still V/G. View more info

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The Mystery of Olga Chekhova

By: Beevor, Anthony

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Viking: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03510


This is the extraordinary tale of how one family survived the Russian revolution, the civil war, the rise of Hitler, the Stalinist terror and the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union. The top corner of the black boards is bumped and the D/W shows some shelf wear. there is a spot on the fore edge of the text block. A good tight copy View more info

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Jolly Green Giant

By: Bellamy, David

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Century: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03146


Here, in his own infectious style, David Bellamy tells the story of how he came to be one of Britain's best-loved botanist, campaigner and broadcasters. The text block is a little discoloured, and the D/J shows light shelf-wear with a small tear on the top front corner PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. View more info

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Young Betjeman

By: Bevis Hillier

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03767


John Betjeman became a national monument to equal any of those he described so delightfully. The most popular poet since Tennyson, knighted, Poet Laureate, commemorated in Westminster Abbey. When others were swept along by the jazz age, why was he drawn back to the Victorians? How , in Philip Larkin's phrase did he' become Betjeman'? There is light tanning to the text block edge and the d/w has some edge creasing and wear to the corners. View more info

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Speaking for Myself: The Autobiography.

By: Blair, Cherie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Little, Brown: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02050


There is some shelf wear to the board edges an the D/J has creasing on the head and foot of the spine there is also a small tear on the head of the spine and there is wear to the top corners. View more info

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Lantern Slides: The Diaries and Letters of Violet Bonham Carter 1904-1914

By: Bonham Carter, Mark. & Mark Pottle

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03420


Through these remarkable diaries and letters, published for the first time, the decade before the first world war- is seen from a unique ringside seat, social as well as political. Violet Bonham Carter is revealed as a diary and letter writer par excellence, recording a way of life in a world that was soon to disappear for ever. The d/j has crimping to its edges and light wear to the head of the spine. A good. clean and tight copy. View more info

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Davies Progress

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cheshire, Braithwaite: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01376


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Davies Creation

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Warrington Cheshire, Horseshoe Pub: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01377


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Davies Destiny

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cheshire, Braithwaite: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01402


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Davies Contract

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Cheshire, Braithwaite: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01403


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Loosing My Virginity.

By: Branson Richard.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Virgin: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 00056


This book is signed and with a dedication by the author with a dedication ,but we assume it is auto-pen written. It is a 1st ed. in very good condition and is not priced clipped. View more info

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Hitler's Piano Player.confidant of Hitler,ally of FDR.

By: Conradi Peter.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00098


Newly declassified documents,interviews with suviving members of Hansfstaengl's family, and original writings by Ernst Hansfstaengl himself, Peter Conradi recounts the remarkable life and histories, personal link between Hitler and FDR.There is a small tear to front d/w fold on the top front View more info

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Fred; The Definitive Biography Of Fred Dibnah

By: David, Hall.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London UK, Bantam Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01981


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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Family's Century of Art and Loss

By: de Waal, Edmund

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03552


The Ephrussis were a grand family, as rich and respected as the Rothschilds, who " burned like a comet " in nineteenth century Paris and Vienna society. Yet by the end of World War II, almost the only thing remaining of their vast empire was a collection of 264 wood and ivory carvings, none of them larger than a matchbox. Edmund De Waal unfolds the story of a remarkable family and a tumultuous century. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Watching Monty :

By: Henderson Johnny; Jamie Douglas-Home

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd.: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02809


Drawing on his own unpublished private photograph albums and the photographic collections of the Imperial War Museum, Henderson relates his time as Monty's ADC, from the Western Desert to Berlin, in the form of a photographic anecdotal scrap book. His pithy observations of life at Tac HQ make a unique contribution to our understanding of what made Monty 'tick', and shows us a less well-known but lighter side of Britain's greatest soldier of modern times. The DJ shows lig... View more info