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Alice's Adventures in Oxford

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Pitkin Pictorials: 1980

Seller ID: 036492


Recounts the story of Alice Liddell daughter of the Dean of Christ Church and inspiration of the Alice books. A very good clean copy illustrated with colour and b.w. photographs. 32 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Recreations of a Country Parson Third Series

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1878

Seller ID: 048704


Small tear to cloth along the edge of spine strip and wear to cloth at head and tale of spine strip. Boards are lightly soiled. Internally text block is clean. Small tear to margin of page 3. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. 324 pages. Concerning the life of a Victorian Country Parson. View more info

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The Parnell Tragedy

By: Abels, Jules

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043133


First complete biography for thirty years of the man who was the most powerful leader Ireland ever had. Brings fresh insight and immediacy to the story of Parnell, and the friends and enemies, public and private, who worked for or against him and grieved or rejoiced at his downfall. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 408 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Life of Thomas More

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028053


Brings us closer to a man who has remained an enigma for 500 years - a man of great spirituality and deep piety, yet also ambitious and who as Lord Chancellor dominated the court of Henry VIII. 435 pages. A clean, bright copy in very good jacket. View more info

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James Dean: Portrait of Cool

By: Adams, Leigh

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Blake: 2004

Seller ID: 036962


Offers a unique and subtly revealing portait of the actor, including photograhs from the sets of his films and also rare photographs taken by the actor himself. A clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. Appears unread. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 223 pages. Next post UK dispatch View more info

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The Cosby Wit, His Life & Humour

By: Adler, Bill

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Guild: 1988

Seller ID: 011177


Clean, bright copy telling the story of one of America's favourite personalities. 125 pages. Immediate UK dispatch. View more info

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Ego 8, Continuing the Autobiography of James Agate

By: Agate, James

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026877


A very good, clean copy in jacket which has been repaired internally with tape and shows minor loss. 269 pages including index. 16 illustrations in half-tone. Covering a year in the life of the drama critic James Agate, famous a man for his witticisms. View more info

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A Passage to Africa

By: Alagiah, George

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Little, Brown & Co: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 040748


Powerful, passionate, thought-provoking account - an autobiography not so much of George Alagiah, but of Africa itself. Good, tight hardback in an unclipped d/w and SIGNED across title page '' George Alagiah Oct '01'' Some light sunning to page edges - 286pp including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Madam Secretary : A Memoir

By: Albright, Madeleine

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 2003

Seller ID: 047491


Valuable contribution to political history as the highest-ranking woman in the history of the United States tells her unforgettable story for the first time. Bright square copy in an unclipped d/w - 562 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Madam Secretary : A Memoir (SIGNED COPY)

By: Albright, Madeleine

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 2003

Edition: First British Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 056180


The highest-ranking woman in the history of the United States government tells her unforgettable story for the first time. Clean, square, large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 562 pages including index. SIGNED by the author in blue felt-tip to the title page with the inscription ''To Barry - Madeleine Albright''. Number Line: 1 3 5 7 9 8 6 4 2. View more info

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A.E. Stegmann : The Life and Art of a Remarkable Artist

By: Alexander, Marc

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Mouth and Foot Painting Artists: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051874


Looks at the life and career of one of the most remarkable men of the 20th century who overcame the loss of his arms through polio to become a professional artist and left a legacy of self-help and encouragement. Clean bright large format hardback in a d/w - 164 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Shakespeare

By: Alexander, Peter

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 021753


Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w. No. 252 of the Home University Library series. Authoritative introduction for the student to Shakespeare's genius. 271 pages including index. View more info

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Special Assignment

By: Alldridge, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, G. Bell & Sons: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051761


Serves as both a collection of real-life adventure stories and a career book as the author presents sides of journalism in 16 chapters on the work of newspapermen and women - special correspondents, crime reporters, photographers and special investigators. Previous owner's details stamped to ffep and last page else a good square copy in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 191 pages. View more info

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Price of Freedom

By: Allen, Charles F.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Georgetown, IL, USA, Faulstich Printing Co.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031528


An American's story of his time as a prisoner-of-war during World War 2 at the hands of the German army. A very good clean copy containing 114 pages. View more info

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Alan Ayckbourn - Grinning at the Edge (SIGNED COPY)

By: Allen, Paul

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Methuen: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 044549


SIGNED on the title page with the inscription "To Sheila with all good wishes Alan Ayckbourn and Paul Allen". Book has tear to jacket and indent to front board where it has been knocked. otherwise a clean, crisp hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Illustrated with b/w photographs. 358 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Thomas William Allies (SIGNED COPY)

By: Allies, Mary H.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Burns Oates and Washbourne Ltd: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 061764


Biography of one of the Anglican churchmen who joined the Roman Catholic Church in the early period of the Oxford Movement, written by his daughter and SIGNED by her to the ffep with the inscription ''Eileen Fripp From Mary Allies In memoriam T.W.A.'' Internally clean copy with light signs of shelfwear to covers - 215 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Citizen Jane : The Turbulent Life of Jane Fonda

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: £9.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Henry Holt & Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051706


Uncompromising, unauthorized, and often startling biography based on years of research and countless interviews - including conservations with Henry Fonda and with Jane herself. View more info

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Jagger Unauthorized

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Seller ID: 052864


Riveting portrait based on years of research and countless interviews with friends, teachers, fellow musicians, family members, neighbours, industry insiders and lovers. Clean bright large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 438 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Life of Hans Andersen Illustrated by The Hans Andersen's Collections Belonging to the Town of Odense; English Guide

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Eyens Stiftsbogtrykkeri:

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: 039162


24 page, stapled guide to Andersen's childhood home in Denmark. Light wear and sunning to covers. Circa 1950's ? View more info

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John Major

By: Anderson, Bruce

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Headliine: 1992

Seller ID: 033234


Describes how and why John Major became Prime Minister and gives a full critical account of his first year in office. Unread copy illustrated with b.w photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info