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Hackett, Francis
Henry The Eighth.
Reprint Society, 1946. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover, Reprint of the 1929 edition. 503pp, black cloth covered boards, a little marked. B + w illustrations. A little wear to inner front hinge, otherwise internally clean. Henry VIII and his 6 wives... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 2563
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.05 | JP¥ 760]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: history, tudor, monarch, king

 
Hackett, Francis
Henry The Eighth.
Reprint Society, 1946. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover, 503pp, black cloth covered boards with leather label. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, a little wear to gutter, otherwise internally clean. The story of King Henry VIII... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 4599
GBP 3.50 [Appr.: EURO 4.25 US$ 4.42 | JP¥ 665]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Tudor, Monarchy, History

 
Hall, Richard
Stanley An Adventurer Explored.
PBS Book Club, 1974. Hard Cover, 400 pp, b + w illustrations, endpaper maps. Dustjacket a little faded to spine and rubbed to edges with a scrape mark to the back. Internally very clean.. Fine /Very Good.
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Book number: 581
GBP 3.00 [Appr.: EURO 3.75 US$ 3.79 | JP¥ 570]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Africa, Livingstone, journalism

 
Hanson, Lawrence & Elizabeth
Portrait of Vincent A Van Gogh Biography.
Chatto & Windus, 1955. First Edition. Hard Cover, 309pp. Dustjacket with porttions of loss. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name stamp on flyleaf, spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. Bibliography. A biography of Vincent Van Gogh... Very Good /Good.
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Book number: 8729
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.05 | JP¥ 760]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Artist, Biography

 
Harrison, G B
Introducing Shakespeare.
Penguin Pelican, 1954. Mass Market Paperback, Revised edition. 176pp, the paper browning a little with age, blue and white softback covers. Previous owner's name to front cover, a note to last page, otherwise clean and tight. A classic account of Shakespeare's life, his playhouse and company, the development of this style and problems of modern editing... Very Good.
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Book number: 12541
GBP 1.50 [Appr.: EURO 2 US$ 1.89 | JP¥ 285]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Shakespeare

 
Havran, Martin J
Caroline Courtier The Life of Lord Cottington.
Macmillan, 1973. First Edition. Hard Cover, With an Introduction by A L Rowse. 232pp, complete dustjacket with a crease to the front bottom edge. Frontispiece portrait. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Francis Cottingham (1579 - 1652) raised himself from obscurity to weath and influence by his service to the Stuart kings and became Chancellor of the Exchequer to Charles I, but lost everything in the Civil War and died in exile in Spain... Very Good /Very Good.
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Book number: 8655
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 5.68 | JP¥ 855]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: History, Stuart, Charles I, Stuart Administration, Civil War

 
Hendrickson, Paul
Hemingway's Boat Everything he Loved in Life and Lost 1934 - 1961.
Bodley Head, 2012. First Edition. Hard Cover, First edition. A heavy book of 534 pp. Illustrated dustjacket with one scrape mark to the front and a little wear to the ends of the spine. Ribbon bookmark. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. A biography of the years of Hemingway's years of fame and decline - his relationships with F Scott Fitzgerald, Dietrich, his four wives, his three children - when the one constant was his love for his yacht Pilar... Fine /Good.
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Book number: 11032
GBP 5.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 US$ 6.95 | JP¥ 1044]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Hemingway, Biography

 
Hilary, Evelyn
White Spring.
The Book Guild, 1990. Hard Cover, 1st English edition. 134pp, complete dustjacket, a little faded to spine. B + w frontispiece photograph.. The true story of a Polish boy's wartime exile in Siberia, Kazakstan and the Ukraine... As New /Fine.
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Book number: 4188
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.84 | JP¥ 1329]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: WWII, exile, Siberia, Poland, Kazakstan, Ukraine, Russia, labour camp

 
Holmes, Richard
Dr Johnson & Mr Savage.
Flamingo, 1994. Mass Market Paperback, 260pp. A very clean, tight copy. The story of the friendship between the young Dr Johnson and the poet and convicted murderer Richard Savage... Fine.
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Book number: 8002
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.05 | JP¥ 760]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biogaphy, Author, Poet, Georgian

 
Holroyd, Michael
Augustus John A Biography Volume I The Years of Innocence.
Heinemann, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover, First edition. A heavy book of 415pp. The priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete, but a little worn to the edges. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The first part of the biography of the bohemian artist, from 1878 to 1910... Fine /Very Good.
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Book number: 11741
GBP 7.50 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 9.47 | JP¥ 1424]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: artist, biography, painter

 
Hopkins, A B
Elizabeth Gaskell Her Life and Work.
John Lehmann, 1952. First Edition. Hard Cover, 383pp, red cloth covered boards. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate to inner cover, otherwise clean. Includes a Bibliography of Mrs Gaskell's works... Very Good /No Jacket.
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Book number: 11487
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 10 US$ 10.74 | JP¥ 1614]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography, Writer

 
Hopkins, Kenneth
The Powys Brothers A Biographical Appreciation.
Warrenhouse Press, 1972. Hard Cover, 275pp, complete dustjacket, a very little rubbed to the corners. B + w illustrations. Spots of foxing to the top edge, otherwise a very clean copy. A biography of the authors John Cowper Powys, Llewelyn Powys and Theodore Powys... Very Good /Very Good.
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Book number: 5453
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 US$ 8.21 | JP¥ 1234]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography, Author, Welsh Literature

 
Hough, Richard
Edward and Alexandra Their Private and Public Lives.
Hodder & Stoughton, 1993. Soft Cover, A large heavy book of 369p. Illustrated softback covers with light creases to the spine, which is a little faded. B + w photographs. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A biography of King Edward and his beautiful wife Alexandra, and how they were interdependent in their public duties and private life... Very Good.
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Book number: 8561
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 6 US$ 6.32 | JP¥ 950]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Royal, Monarch, King Edward, Royalty. Biography

 
Hough, Richard
Mountbatten, Hero Of Our Time.
Weidenfeld, 1981. Hard Cover, 3rd impression. 290pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w photographs. Endpaper family tree. A very clean copy. A biography of the Admiral and Viceroy of India... Fine /Fine.
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Book number: 3938
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 US$ 8.21 | JP¥ 1234]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: India, Admiral, Royal, Biography, Viceroy

 
Howarth, Patrick
George VI A New Biography.
Hutchinson, 1987. First Edition. Hard Cover, First edition. A heavy book of 282pp. Priceclipped dustjacket, a little faded to the spine, is otherwise complete. B + w photographs. Gift inscription to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. How George VI rose to the challenge of kingship, showing his powerful influence on events, both in the Second World War and in peacetime... Very Good /Very Good.
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Book number: 8468
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 US$ 7.58 | JP¥ 1139]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Royal, King, Biography, House of Windsor, Monarch,world War II

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