Hessay Books: Biography
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Delderfield, Eric and Cook, D V
A Brief Guide To Kings & Queens of England and Great Britain 3 Parts.
Raleigh Press, 1965. Hard Cover, 2nd edition. 126p, card covers with royal coat of arms in colour on the cover, red cloth spine is a little faded. Many b + w illustrations. Internally clean... Very Good.
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Book number: 8512
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.31 | JP¥ 947]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Exmouth

 
Dent, H C
The Life And Characters Of Charles Dickens.
Odhams, 1111. Hard Cover, 508pp, red cloth boards, slightly sunned to spine, with impressed portrait. B + w illustrations. A clean copy... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 2717
GBP 5.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 US$ 6.94 | JP¥ 1042]
Catalogue: Biography

 
Dinsdale, Ann and White, Kathryn
Bronte Parsonage Museum Haworth A Souvenir Guide.
The Bronte Society, 1998. First Edition. Soft Cover, Ill.: Simon Warner. 64pp. Illustrated soft card covers. Many colour photoigraphs by Simon Warner. A very clean copy. A souvenir guide to the home where the Bronte sisiters lived, written by the curator and librarian. COMES with a separate leaflet guide to the Red House, Gomersal, the home of Charlotte Bronte's friend, Mary Taylor, when it was a museum... Fine /No Jacket.
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Book number: 9129
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 7.57 | JP¥ 1137]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Bronte, Museum, Yorkshire, Gomersal

 
Dodds, Dennis Walton
Count Leon.
William Kimber, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover, 270 pp, dustjacket with long tears and some loss.. B + w photographs. Flyleaf removed, otherwise internally clean and VG. The fascinating biography of Napoleon's love child... Very Good /Poor.
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Book number: 847
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.84 | JP¥ 1326]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Napoleon, Bonaparte

 
Dreifuss, Jerome
The Romance of Catherine and Potemkin.
Jarrolds, 1111. Hard Cover, Circa 1938. 256pp, dark blue cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to the edges of the spine. B + w illustrations. Owner's name to flyleaf, spots of foxing to title page, otherwise internally clean. The story of Empress Catherine of Russia and Prince Potemkin - what was the secret of his power over her?.. Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 6554
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Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Russia, Crimea, Orlov, St Petersburg

 
Duff, David
Mother Of The Queen The Life Story Of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.
Muller, 1965. Hard Cover, 2nd impression. 308pp, black cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A sympathetic biography of the Queen Mother... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 3147
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.31 | JP¥ 947]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography, Royalty, Queen Mother

 
Duff, David
Mother of the Queen.
Muller, 1965. Hard Cover, 3rd impression. 308pp, dustjacket with short tears to edges. B + w photographs. Internally clean. An interesting biography of the Queen Mother... Very Good /Very Good.
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Book number: 8461
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 7.57 | JP¥ 1137]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Royalty, Queen Mother, Biography

 
Edwards, Anne
Royal Sisters Elizabeth and Margaret 1926 - 1956.
Collins, 1990. First Edition. Hard Cover, 393pp. Priceclipped dustjakcet is otherwise complete. B + w photographs. Internally very clean. A biography of the Queen and her relationship with her sister... As New /Very Good.
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Book number: 8463
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.47 | JP¥ 1421]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Royal, Queen

 
Ervine, St John
Oscar Wilde A Present Time Appraisal.
George Allen & Unwin, 1951. First Edition. Hard Cover, 336pp, green cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Bookplate to inner board, otherwise internally very clean. A biography and appraisal of Wilde's work, by a playwright... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 12497
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 US$ 8.21 | JP¥ 1232]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography, Writer, Theatre

 
Evans, Ivor B N
Rutherford of Nelson.
Penguin Pelican, 1943. Mass Market Paperback, 232pp, the page edges tanning a little with age. Blue and white softback covers, a little worn to the ends of the spine. Previous owner's initials ot the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean and tight. A biography of the great physicist, Ernest Rutherford... Very Good.
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Book number: 5149
GBP 2.50 [Appr.: EURO 3 US$ 3.16 | JP¥ 474]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography, Physicist, Scientist, Physics

 
Ewald, Alexander Charles
The Right Hon Benjamin Disraeli Earl of Beaconsfield KG And His Times Vol I Division II.
William Mackenzie, 1883. First Edition. Hard Cover, Large format. A handsome book with blue cloth covered boards with gilt armorial decoration,all edges gilt. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name on flyleaf, a few small spots of foxing, otherwise clean. This volume commences part way thorugh Ch. X to most of Ch XVIII, covering political life from Aberdeen's Government of 1852, through to 1861... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 10622
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 11.36 | JP¥ 1705]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: PM, Conservative, Politics, Disraeli, Victoria

 
Falkus, Christopher
The Life and Times of Charles II.
Book Club Associates, 1972. Hard Cover, 223pp, complete dustjacket. 16 colour and 100 b + w illustrations. Introduction by Antonia Fraser. Previous owner's bookplate, otherwise clean. A biography of the Stuart king... Very Good /Fine.
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Book number: 4132
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 7.57 | JP¥ 1137]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Stuart, Restoration, Antonia Fraser

 
Feinstein, Elaine
Pushkin.
Weidenfeld, 1998. First Edition. Hard Cover, 309pp. Complete dustjacket with portrait of Pushkin. B + w illustrations. Bottom of the front cover a little rubbed, otherwise a very clean copy. The story of Russia's favourite poet... Very Good /Fine.
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Book number: 6818
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 US$ 8.21 | JP¥ 1232]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: poet, Russia

 
Ferrier, Neil (ed)
Churchill The Man Of The Century.
Robinson, 1955. Hard Cover, Large format. 93 pp, dustjacket with portions of loss to top edges.Many b + w photographs. Internally clean. A pictorial biography... Very Good /Good.
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Book number: 1656
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.31 | JP¥ 947]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: biography

 
Fishman, Jack
My Darling Clementine The Story of Lady Churchill.
Pan, 1964. Mass Market Paperback, Revised edition.381pp, the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers. B + w photographs. A clean, tight copy. The biography of Winston Churchill's wife.. Very Good.
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Book number: 12092
GBP 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 US$ 3.79 | JP¥ 568]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Churchill, WWII, Biography

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