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WREN, M. A. AND P HACKETT
James Allen: A Portrait Enlarged
London: Privately published, 1968. Paperback. 1st edition. 8vo. Pp 85 with frontis and 12 pp monochrome halftone plates. Ink inscription on inside front cover else Very Good in printed wrappers. .
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Book number: 83059
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.11 | JP¥ 556]

 
ACKERLEY, J.R.
My Fathert and Myself
London, Bodley Head, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. 8vo. Pp 219 + frontis and 8pp photographs printed in sepia. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The protected dust jacket is a little rubbed at the extremities. Very Good/near Very Good.
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Book number: 93724
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 29 US$ 31.94 | JP¥ 3473]

 
ACKERLEY, J.R.
My Fathert and Myself
New York, NYRB, 1999. Later printing. Paperback. Introduction by W.H. Auden. 4th printing of this trade paperback edition. 8vo. Pp xxiii + 283 with 9 b&w illustrations. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Very Good .
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Book number: 96704
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 11.5 | JP¥ 1250]

 
ACKROYD, PETER
The Life of Thomas More
London, BCA, 1998. Book club. Hardcover. 8vo. pp ix + 434 + 8pp colour and b&w plates. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. Very Good +/very good +.
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Book number: 94829
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.94 | JP¥ 972]
Keywords: history

 
ACTON, HAROLD
Memoirs of an Aesthete
London, Hamish Hamilton, 1984. First printing of this edition. Paperback. First printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp 415 + 8pp b&w photographs. Previous owner's name neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Very Good .
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Book number: 93619
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 US$ 25.55 | JP¥ 2778]

 
ADAMS, ALEXANDER B.
John James Audubon: A Biography
London, Victor Gollancz, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Pp 510 + 16pp b&w plates. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Contents clean and tightly bound without dust-jacket. Very Good .
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Book number: 86346
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.66 | JP¥ 833]
Keywords: Natural History;

 
ADAMS, MICHAEL
Untravelled World
London, Quartet , 1987. First edition. Paperback. First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp 275. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Light diagonal crease across the top corner of upper wrapper. near Very Good .
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Book number: 92514
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.22 | JP¥ 1111]

 
AFTEL, MANDY
Death of a Rolling Stone: The Brian Jones Story
London, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1983. First UK edition. Hardcover. First impression. 8vo. Pp 207 illustrated with b&w photographs throughout. Glazed printed paper boards. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket (as issued?) . Very Good + .
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Book number: 95612
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.75 US$ 38.32 | JP¥ 4167]

 
AGATE, JAMES; BEAUMONT, TIMOTHY WENTWORTH
The Selective Ego: The Diaries of James Agate
London, Harrap, 1976. First edition. Hardcover. Edited by Tim Beaumont. 8vo. Pp xii + 269. Burgundy cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Spotting to endpapers and book block edges. Gift inscription on front paste-down. Some red ink staining to top edge of book block and to top edge of sunned unclipped dust-jacket. Good +/good +.
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Book number: 84079
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]

 
ALDA, ALAN
Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I'Ve Learned
London, Hutchinson, 2006. First UK edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Pp viii + 224 + 16pp b&w photographs. Brown cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. Very Good/very good.
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Book number: 97272
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]

 
ALDINGTON, RICHARD
Portrait of a Genius, But... : The Life of D.H. Lawrence, 1885 to 1930
London, Readers Union and William Heinemann, 1951. Book Club. Hardcover. 8vo. Pp vi + 367 + 4pp b&w photographs. Red cloth boards stamped in silver and black on the spine. Contents clean and tightly bound without dust-jacket. Cloth is spine sunned and somewhat soiled. near Very Good .
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Book number: 86729
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.94 | JP¥ 972]

 
ALEXANDER, PAUL
James Dean: Boulevard of Broken Dreams
London, Time Warner, 2005. Later printing. Paperback. Later printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp 269 + 32 pp b&w photographs. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Age browning to the text paper. Very Good + .
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Book number: 92062
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.11 | JP¥ 556]
Keywords: Cinema, film

 
ALI, TARIQ
Street Fighting Years: An Autobiography of the Sixties
London, Fontana, 1988. First printing of this edition. Paperback. 1st printing of this paperback edition. Pp viii + 280. Rear cover is scuffed and light reading creases to spine else Very Good in printed wrappers. near Very Good .
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Book number: 12464
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]

 
ALLAN, JOHN R.
Farmer's Boy
London, Methuen, 1935. First edition. Hardcover. First impression. Illustrated by Douglas Percy Bliss. 8vo. Pp x + 173. Yellow cloth boards stamped in black on the spine and upper panel. Name and address of ownership stamped on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. Spogtting to the endpqapers and the cloth shows some merking. near Very Good .
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Book number: 98163
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.22 | JP¥ 1111]

 
ALLWOOD, MONTAGU C.
The Third and Fourth Generation: Volume I
Wivelsfield: Montagu C. Allwood, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. 1st edition. 8vo. Pp vi + 186 + 11 pp monochrome halftone photographs. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. Spotting to prelims and book block edges. Mark to cloth on lower board. Good+ without dust-jacket. .
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Book number: 83668
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.11 | JP¥ 556]

 
AMIS, KINGSLEY
Memoirs
London, Penguin, 1991. Later printing. Paperback. 4th printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp xvii + 346 + 24pp of half-tone photographs. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Very Good .
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Book number: 91580
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.11 | JP¥ 556]

 
ANDERSON, PATRICK
The Character Ball: Chapters of Autobiography
London: Chatto & Windus, 1963. Hardcover. 1st edition. 8vo. Pp 221. Red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Spotting to book block edges. Neat diagonal cut to top corner of ffe else Very Good without dust-jacket. .
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Book number: 82511
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]

 
ANON
A Memoirof the Buchanan Family and in Particular of George Buchanan 1831-1895
Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press, 1941. Hardcover. 1st edition. 4to (215 x 170mm). Pp 57 + frontis & 8pp monochrome halftone plates. Blue cloth boards stamped in black on the upper panel. Front free endpaper removed else Very Good without dust-jacket. .
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Book number: 10238
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 US$ 25.55 | JP¥ 2778]
Keywords: Buchanan

 
ARMSTRONG, KAREN
Through the Narrow Gate
London, Macmillan, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. First impression. 8vo. Pp 285. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. Very Good .
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Book number: 95057
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]
Keywords: religion

 
BRYAN, DORA IS ASSOCIATION WITH KAY HUNTER
According to Dora
London: The Bodley Head, 1987. Hardcover. 1st edition. 8vo. Pp 198 + 16pp monochrome halftone photographs. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Spine sunned else Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust-jacket. .
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Book number: 6435
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.22 | JP¥ 1111]

 
ATKINS, CORAL
Seeing Red: The Autobiography of the Actress Coral Atkins and Her Battles with and on Behalf of Disturbed Children
London, Andre Deutsch, 1990. Later printing. Hardcover. 4th impression. 8vo. Pp 150 + 8pp b&w photographs. Red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and price-clipped dust jacket. The dust jacket is sunned at the spine. Very Good/very good.
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Book number: 95032
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]

 
SAINT-AULAIRE, COMTE DE
Talleyrand
London, Macmillan, 1937. First UK edition. Hardcover. Translated from the French by George Frederic Lees and Frederick J. Stephens with an introduction by Lees. 8vo. Pp xi + 370 + frontis. Green cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. Printed prize label on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. Cloth a little rubbed at the edges. Cloth a little stained on the upper panel and lightly bumped at the top corner of the lower board. near Very Good .
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Book number: 95698
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.16 | JP¥ 2084]

 
BACALL, LAUREN
Lauren Bacall by Myself
New York, Knopf, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. First impression. 8vo. Pp 418 + 32pp b&w photographs. Grey cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. Very Good .
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Book number: 95958
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]
Keywords: Performing arts

 
BAILY, F. E.
The Love Story of Lady Palmerston
London: Hutchinson, nd. Hardcover. 2nd edition. 8vo. Pp 310 + frontis & 14pp monochrome halftone illustrations. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good in chipped price-clipped dust-jacket with 10mm missing from head and 5mm from tail of spine. .
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Book number: 10904
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.5 US$ 19.16 | JP¥ 2084]

 
BALDING, CLARE
Walking Home: My Family and Other Rambles
London, Viking, 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. First impression. 8vo. Pp 239 + 16pp colour photographs. Blue cloth boards stamped in white on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and price-clipped dust jacket. Very Good/very good.
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Book number: 95567
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.39 | JP¥ 695]
Keywords: Travel

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