Andmeister Books: Biography and Autobiography
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ADAMS, SAMUEL HOPKINS
Alexander Woollcott: His Life and His World
Freeport, N.Y. Books for Libraries Press. 1970, Reprinted. (ISBN: 0836955188) Hardcover, 225mm Tall, 8vo. Book, The Biography of Alexander Woollcott, 1887-1943, journalist, reporter, drama critic, book critic who also wrote plays and appeared in plays and films. Very popular with some people, very unpopular with some others. With Index A little browning to pastedowns. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 004079
GBP 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 19.46 | JP¥ 2124]
Keywords: 0836955188 Biography, Franklin Pierce Adams, Heywood Broun, Albert Getman, Marx Brothers, Alice Duer Miller, the Phalanx, New Yorker, New York Times,

 
ALEXANDER, PAUL
Rough Magic: A Biography of Sylvia Plath
Viking. 1991, Uncorrected Proof. (ISBN: 0670818127) Soft cover, 230mm Tall, 8vo. Book, Biography of the poet Sylvia Plath, who committed suicide in 1963. 381 pages. A little creasing to covers at corners with some light soiling to back cover and page edges. Very Good.
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Book number: 005155
GBP 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.25 US$ 33.35 | JP¥ 3641]
Keywords: 0670818127 Biography, Ted Hughes,

 
ALLILUYEVA, SVETLANA
Only One Year
London, Hutchinson. 1969, First Edition. (ISBN: 0091021006) Hardcover, 215mm Tall, 8vo. Book, The year of Only One Year began on December 19 1966, as Svetlana Alliluyeva, Stalin's daughter, left Russia for India, on a one month's visa, in the custody of an employee of the soviet Ministry of Foreign Affairs, carrying the urn that held her husband's ashes. It ended on December 19, 1967, in Princeton, New Jersey, as she and two American friends joined in a toast to her new life on freedom. Svetlana Alliluyeva explains the decision to break completely with the ideology of Communism, to turn her back on her country, her children, her friends and face the unknown world. 415 pages. Dust jacket, not price clipped. DJ has small tears at the top of spine and back top, creases to front flap. Inscription by previous owner on front free endpaper. Spine of covers has a few light spots. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 000227
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 11.12 | JP¥ 1214]
Keywords: 0091021006 Autobiography; U.S. S.R. ; Stalin;

 
ANON
Francois Perier Vie et Souvenirs
Paris, Editions Lajeunesse. 1111, Edition Not Stated. Soft cover, 255mm Tall, 4to. Magazine, Magazine about Francois Perier, the French film star who died in 2002. With blue tinted photographs and text in French. Not dated. Creases on covers and text pages. Fair.
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Book number: 004966
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.9 | JP¥ 1517]
Keywords: Francois Perier; French Film; Biography;

 
ANON
V. I. Lenin: A Short Biography
Moscow, Moscow News. 1969, 1st Edition. Soft cover, 215mm Tall, 8vo. Book, "A brief outline of the main stages in the life and activities of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, the organizer of the Communist Party". Written and prepared by a group of research workers. 61 paginated pages. Illustrated. Pages 6 and 7 have small area of surface tearing from being stuck together in the past. Lower edge of pages crinckled by some damp. Covers have wear and small creases and tears to edges. Good.
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Book number: 7606
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 8.34 | JP¥ 910]
Keywords: Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, Lenin, Leader of Russia's Revolutionary Proletariat, October Revolution,

 
NO AUTHOR
Supplément aux Mémoires de Sully,Tome Neuvième Contenant des Observations sur les Remarques jointes aux dits Mémoires
Liége, F. J. Desoer. 1788, Edition Not Stated. Half Leather, 175mm Tall, 12mo. Book, Text in French. Engraving of Pyramide facing page 230. Wear to cover surfaces and corners. Most of title lost on spine; small indentation at top of spine. All four corners of pastedowns have surface torn off probably whilst some cover was removed this has led to discolouration of the corners of the free endpapers opposite. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 5880
GBP 32.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.5 US$ 44.47 | JP¥ 4855]
Keywords: Sully; French Memoirs;

 
AUZINGER, HELENE
Anton Tschechow. Russlands heiter-melancholischer Dichter. Ein Porträt aus seinen Briefen zum 100. Geburtstag
Stuttgart, Osteuropakunde/Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt. 1960, 1st Edition. Soft cover, 245mm Tall, 8vo. Book, Text in German. Light wear to cover edges and crease on back corner. 105 pages. Very Good.
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Book number: 002981
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 US$ 20.85 | JP¥ 2276]
Keywords: Biography;

 
BABLET, DENIS
The Theatre of Edward Gordon Craig
London, Eyre Methuen. 1981, First Thus. (ISBN: 0413478807) Hardcover, 215mm Tall, 8vo. Book, Translated by Daphne Woodward. An account of the life of Edward Gordon Craig. Index. 24 pages of illustrations in one section. 207 pages. Light wear to cover edges. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover and school stamp on front free endpaper. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 6207
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.68 | JP¥ 1821]
Keywords: 0413478807 Arena Goldoni; Moscow; Count Harry Kessler; Hamlet; the Mask; Plays; Stanislavsky; W.B. Yeats;

 
BACH, ADOLF
Aus Goethes Rheinischem Lebensraum. Menschen Und Begebenheiten. Gesammelte Untersuchungen Und Berichte
Neuss, Gesellschaft Für Buchdruckerei. 1968, Another Edition. Hardcover, 260mm Tall, 4to. Book, With 110 illustrations and 10 color plates. 605 pages. Slight roughening to page edges at top corner. Tear to dust jacket at top back edge and small tears on top front edge. Green cloth covers 'bubbled' in places on front and back. Some wear and small loss to foreedge of front free endpaper. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good/Good.
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Book number: 003943
GBP 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.75 US$ 30.57 | JP¥ 3338]
Keywords: Biography, Frankfurt, Mainz, Herzog, Napoleon Bonaparte, la Roche, Brentano, Adolf Bach, Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Rhine River Valley,

 
BAILY, LESLIE
Gilbert and Sullivan and Their World
London, Thames and Hudson. 1973, Another Edition. (ISBN: 0500130469) Hardcover, 240mm Tall; 8vo. Book, Much illustrated biography of the two popular composers. 119 paginated pages. Index. Grey cloth covers. Gilt vignette on front cover; gilt title on spine. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 002486
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.9 | JP¥ 1517]
Keywords: 0500130469 Biography; D'Oyly Carte; Iolanthe; H.M. S. Pinafore; Scott Russell; Opera; Rachel Scott Russell; Savoy Theatre; the Gondoliers;

 
BATES, DARRELL
A Gust of Plumes. A Biography of Lord Twining of Godalming and Tanganyika
London, Hodder & Stoughton. 1972, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0340128798) Hardcover, 225mm Tall, 8vo. Ex-Library, Biography of Lord Twining with fifteen photographs, three maps. Ex Library, library stamp on title page, library card envelope on last page of index.at rear. Library number written at base of spine on dust jacket. A little foxing on top page edges. Good/Good.
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Book number: 001970
GBP 13.50 [Appr.: EURO 16 US$ 18.76 | JP¥ 2048]
Keywords: 0340128798 Biography; Ashley Gardens; Sir Samuel Baker; Bourne; Colonial Administrative Service; Colonial Office; Du Boisson; Dar Es Salaam; Jesselton; Alan Lennox-Boyd; North Borneo; St. Lucia; Sinn Fein; Tanganyika;

 
BEHRMAN, S. N.
The Worcester Account. Early Reminiscences
London, Hamish Hamilton. 1954, First Edition. Hardcover, 220mm Tall, 8vo. Book, Homes and haunts in Worcester Massachusetts by American playwright, screenwriter, biographer, and longtime writer for The New Yorker Samuel Nathaniel Behrman. Small tears and creases at top of dust jacket. Red cloth covers, 175pp. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 002703
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.51 | JP¥ 1365]
Keywords: Biography, Worcester Massachusetts, American Dramatists,  Literature

 
BELL, QUENTIN
Virginia Woolf Eine Biographie
Suhrkamp. 1982, Another Edition. (ISBN: 351837253x) Paperback, 180mm Tall, 12mo. Book, Text in German. 614 pages. Previous owners name blind-stamped on front free endpaper. Very Good/Published Without Jacket.
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Book number: 003384
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 11.12 | JP¥ 1214]
Keywords: 351837253x Biographien, Biography,

 
BENNETT, JOAN
George Eliot: Her Mind and Her Art
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. 1948, First Edition. Hardcover. Book, A biography plus discussion of the novels of George Eliot. 202 paginated pages. Index. Light green cloth covers faded to spine and top edge. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown and name at top of front free endpaper. Dust jacket has tears, creasing and browning to top edge. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 005258
GBP 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 19.46 | JP¥ 2124]
Keywords: Biography, Herbert Spencer, the Brays, Charles Bray, Mrs Bulstrode, J Cross, George Henry Lewes, Charles Hennell, Maggie Tulliver, Henry James,

 
BENNETT, JOAN
Virginia Woolf: Her Art as a Novelist
Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. 1945, Reprint. Hardcover, 210mm Tall, 8vo. Book, Reprinted July. A biography plus discussion of the novels of Virginia Woolf. Dark red cloth covers. Dust jacket has small loss at top of spine and corners, slightly darkened spine; not price clipped. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 5728
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 US$ 13.9 | JP¥ 1517]
Keywords: Biography, Morals; Values; Novels;

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