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'Bolshie' from Birth (SIGNED)

By: Campbell, Jack

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Framlingham, Suffolk, Author, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Vigorous and articulate account of a career in politics which offers a fascinating glimpse into the behind-the-scenes activity of political campaigning. Clean bright copy which is SIGNED by the author to the ffep with the inscription 'Things will never be the same again. Jack Campbell. June 1999' Unclipped d/w shows slightest shelfwear - 191 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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'God Help America!': An Exhortation and a sequel to 'The Truth about a Journalist' (SIGNED COPY)

By: Moseley, Sydney

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London & Basingstoke, The Saint Catherine Press, 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Observations from the esteemed journalist, best known as the first person to be broadcast on television. Some odd, faint foxing to prelims else a clean, square hardback showing sunning to spine. SIGNED inscription by the author to the ffep. 443 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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'These Eighty Years' : 2 Volume Set

By: Solly, Henry

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press, 2011

Edition: First Edition


Part of the Cambridge Library Collection Series. Two volume set still in publisher's shrink wrap. Next post dispatch. View more info

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1966 and All That: My Autobiography

By: Hurst, Geoff

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing Ltd, 2001

Edition: First Edition


The story of the West Ham footballer involved in the perhaps the most controvsial incident in World Cup history. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w. Slight sunning to page edges. 308pp including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Beautiful Mind

By: Nasar, Sylvia

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber, 2002


461pp. New, unread copy which shows slight signs of shelf wear. The biography of John Forbes Nash Jr. winner of the Noblel Prize in Economics 1994. The book that inspired the film by Dreamworks and Universal Pictures starring Russell Crowe. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Biography of the Sea

By: Carrington, Richard

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 1960

Edition: First Edition


Good, tight ex-library copy with the usual markings. Bump to cover, and ink stain to some top page edges only. 286 pages including index. Pictorial laminated boards. View more info

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A Captive of Time - My Years with Pasternak - the Memoirs of Olga Ivinskaya

By: Ivinskaya, Olga

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins and Harvill Press, 1978

Edition: First British Edition


Translated from the Russian with Intorduction and Notes by Max Hayward. 488pp inc. index. Illustrated with mono plates. A lovely clean, bright copy in price-clipped jacket. View more info

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A Childhood in Prison

By: Yakir, Pyotr

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan, 1972

Edition: First Edition


Edited and with an introduction by Robert Conquest. Remarkable book in which we are, for the first time, given a first-hand account of the experiences of a boy, orphaned by the firing squad, in Stalin's prisons and labour camps. Internally clean copy with odd spotting mainly confined to page edges - 155pp including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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A Doctor Returns Being the Third part of 'A Publisher Presents HImself'

By: Johnson, Donald, McI.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Johnson, 1956

Edition: First Edition


Dr. Johnson is now an MP and is championing the rights of the mentally ill in parliament. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has repaired tear to spine strip. Foxing to closed page edges. 256 pages. View more info

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A Doctor's Story : An Autobiography

By: Henrikson, Viktor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph, 1959

Edition: First English Edition


The Swedish doctor tells his personal story and gives the case history of his most interesting patients as well as discussing various aspects of the medical man's life in the days before the discovery of modern 'miracle' drugs and the establishment of welfare states. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 208 pages. View more info

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A Few Recollections of Sport

By: Pickford, W.

Price: £177.50

Publisher: Bournemouth, Hampshire, The Bournemouth Guardian, 1938


Undated circa 1938. These recollections of Mr Pickford were written whilst he was preparing for the 75th anniversary celebrations of the Footbal Association, - he was a member of the FA Council for 50 years and played centre-forward for Bournemouth Rovers for ten years. A very good clean hardback. All edges gilt. 179 pages. Includes a fold-out sketch entitled Ten Little Referees. View more info

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A Field-Marshal in the Family

By: Montgomery, Brian

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co Ltd, 1973

Edition: Reprint


The author, the subject's brother, younger by 17 years and himself a high ranking military officer, reveals the background to what lay behind the development of the most consistently successful military career of modern times. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w with sunning to spine and now protected in a plastic jacket - 372 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Fine Place to Daydream, - Racehorses, Romance and the Irish

By: Barich, Bill

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, CollinsWillow, 2005

Edition: First Edition


Clean, crisp, unread copy in unclipped jacket which shows signs of light edge wear. Autobiographical account of the American authors life in Dublin and the Irish passion he came to share of the National Hunt. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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A Full Life

By: Horrocks, Lieut.-General Sir Brian

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins, 1960

Edition: First Edition


The story of one of the outstanding Corps Commanders of the war, and the part he played in some of the most exciting and important actions. Clean, bright copy lacking a dustjacket - 320 pages including index. View more info

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A Game Enjoyed : An Autobiography

By: May, Peter; Melford, Michael

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul & Co, 1985

Edition: First Edition


Looks at the life and career of the young man who eased up through the ranks via Charterhouse, the Royal Navy and Cambridge to win his laurels in his debut Test match with a handsome century. Previous owner's details to title page and 'not for re-sale' stamp to ffep else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info