Hessay Books: Autobiography
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Mackenzie, Compton
My Life and Times Octave Two 1891 - 1900.
Chatto, 1963. First Edition. Hard Cover, Ex-Library, 327pp, blue cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. College library stamps on the flyleaf and the British Library stamp on the title page, otherwise a clean copy. The author's autobiography from 8 to 18 years... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 7786
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.33 | JP¥ 952]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography, Author

 
MacMahon, Ryan
Tramp Royal An Autobiography.
John Langdon, Hard Cover, C.1950. 315pp, dustjacket, designed by Littlewood Moore, with a large portion of loss to the back. Internally very clean. The autobiography of a Stonyhurst pupil from Ireland who became a doctor, cowpuncher, soldier, gold-prospector, horse-trainer, in many parts of the world... Very Good /Fair.
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Book number: 3683
GBP 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 US$ 20.27 | JP¥ 3048]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Stonyhurst, WWII, autobiography

 
Macmillan, Harold
Winds Of Change 1914 - 1939.
Macmillan, 1966. First Edition. Hard Cover, 664pp, red cloth covered boards. B + w photographs, endpaper tables. The autobiography of the former Prime Minister, including his account of active service in WWI... Fine /No Jacket.
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Book number: 4887
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 10.13 | JP¥ 1524]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: politics, conservative, WWI

 
Maher, Terry
Against My Better Judgement.
Sinclair-Stevenson, 1994. First Edition. Hard Cover, 223pp, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. Adventures in the City and in the Book trade - merchant banking, the purchase of Dillons and the end of the Net Book Agreement... Fine /Fine.
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Book number: 2928
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Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: bookseller, marchant bank

 
Mann, Thomas
The Letters of Thomas Mann 1889 - 1955.
Penguin, 1985. Mass Market Paperback, Selected and translated by Richard and Clara Winston and with an Introduction by Richard WInston. 482pp plus Index. Softback covers with no creases, illustrated with a portrait of Mann. A clean, tight copy. A glimpse into the 'life, mind and workshop' of the great German author. Penguin Modern Classics series... Fine.
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Book number: 14853
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.33 | JP¥ 952]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: German Literature, Letters, Thomas Mann

 
Marshall, James Wilson and Buffum, Edward Gould
From Mexican Days to the Gold Rush.
Lakeside Press, 1993. Hard Cover, 1st in this attractive edition, edited by Doyce B Nunis, Jr. 389pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front. Frontispiece and other b + w illustrations. A new, Mint, copy. The autobiographies of two men, Marshall who discovered the Californian Gold Field and Buffum, an early prospector and later journalist... As New /No Jacket.
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Book number: 6992
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.87 | JP¥ 1333]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: wild west, prospector, journalist, california, Doyce Nunis, autobiography, adventure

 
Marshall, James Wilson and Buffum, Edward Gould
From Mexican Days to the Gold Rush.
Lakeside Press, 1993. Hard Cover, 1st in this attractive edition, edited by Doyce B Nunis, Jr. 389pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front, no dustjacket, as issued. Frontispiece and other b + w illustrations. A new, Mint, copy. The autobiographies of two men, Marshall who discovered the Californian Gold Field and Buffum, an early prospector and later journalist... As New /No Jacket.
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Book number: 6993
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.87 | JP¥ 1333]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: wild west, prospector, journalist, california, Doyce Nunis, autobiography, adventure

 
Mason, Roger
Plain Tales from Yorkshire.
Macdonald, 1982. First Edition. Hard Cover, Tall book of 191pp, dustjacket a little rubbed to the top edge in a protective sleeve. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Stories of their early days from 7 people, from Hemingbrough, Sheffield, Wensleydale, Buttershaw,Whitby, Cleckheaton and Beverley... Fine /Very Good.
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Book number: 6949
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 10.77 | JP¥ 1619]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Hemingbrough, Beverley, Sheffield, Whitby, Cleckheaton, Wensleydale, sociology, social history, Buttershaw, autobiography

 
Mayle, Peter
A Year In Provence.
Hamish Hamilton, 1993. Hard Cover, 220pp, the edges browning a little. Complete dustjacket. A new edition with colour photographs and dustjacket with pictures from the BBC TV series. Flyleaf neatly removed, otherwise very clean... Very Good /Fine.
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Book number: 1907
GBP 2.50 [Appr.: EURO 3 US$ 3.17 | JP¥ 476]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: France, Autobiography, BBC, TV

 
McCarthy, Barbara P (ed)
Elizabeth Barrett to Mr Boyd Unpublished Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning to Hugh Stuart Boyd.
John Murray, 1955. First Edition. Hard Cover, First editon, edited and with an Introduction by Barbara P McCarthy. A heavy book of 299pp. Red cloth covered boards. Priceclipped dustjacket with a little wear to the edges. Gift inscription to the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. The letters written over 20 years between the poetess and her older friend... Very Good /Very Good.
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Book number: 9659
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.5 | JP¥ 1429]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Correspondence, Poet, History, Elizabeth Barrett Browning

 
McKenna, Marthe
Spies I Knew.
Jarrolds, 1937. Hard Cover, 287pp, orange cloth covered boards, a little faded to spine. Dark spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Espionage work in WWI in Flanders amnd Belgium... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 11952
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.33 | JP¥ 952]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: WWI , Spy

 
Megginson, Irene
Mud on My Doorstep Reminiscences of a Yorkshire Housewife.
Hutton Press, 1988. Soft Cover, Reprint of the first edition. 103pp, illustrated card covers. B + w photographs. SIGNED by the author on the title page, otherwise internally clean and tight. Reminiscences of life as a child in wartime Hull and as a farmer's wife on a farm which at first had no electricity or mains water at Fraisthorpe, and later on the Wolds near Bishop Wilton in the East Riding of Yorkshire.. Signed by Author. Very Good.
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Book number: 11141
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Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Farm, Yorkshire, Autobiography, Fraisthorpe, Hull, Bishop Wilton, Wolds

 
Meyer, Michael
Not Prince Hamlet Literary and Theatrical Memoirs.
Secker & Warburg, 1989. First Edition. Hard Cover, First edition. 292pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate under the front turnover flap, otherwise internally clean. The author was a close friend of George Orwell and Graham Greene and was at Oxford with Keith Douglas, Philip Larkin, Peter Brook etc, and met Bernard Sha and Max Beerbohm as a young man. His theatrical memories cover 60 years, from Marie Tempest through Gielgud and Olivier to Maggie Smith and Brian Cox. He was a wartime scientist and unwilling British agent, a traveller, biographer and translater... Very Good /Fine.
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Book number: 13808
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.5 | JP¥ 1429]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Memoir, Autobiography, Actor, Theatre, Drama, Larkin, Tynan , Peter Brook, Bernard Shaw, Orwell, Graham Greene, Mervyn Peake

 
Mitterrand, Francois and Wiesel, Elie
Memoire a Deux Voix.
Editions Odile Jacob, 1995. Soft Cover, 223pp, softback covers. Gift inscription, otherwise clean. French text. A Memoire in the form of a conversation with the President of the French Republic... Very Good.
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Book number: 12438
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 US$ 8.23 | JP¥ 1238]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: French Politics, Autobiography

 
More, Euston
Oranges at Half Time.
Dent, 1967. First Edition. Hard Cover, 139pp. Black cloth covered boards with orange title. A clean copy. Memories of school, teaching, National Service and OCTU and the world of advertising. Rare... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 6210
GBP 9.50 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 US$ 12.04 | JP¥ 1810]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: Autobiography, National Service, Bovington, OCTU, Advertising

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