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Authors by Profession - Volume One (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bonham-Carter, Victor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Society of Authors: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 043223

ISBN: 095038562X

Condition: Very Good


Combines an account of the early years of the Society of Authors with that of the evolution of professional authorship from the 15th until the start of the 20th century - ending with the Copyright at 1911, which could be said to mark the end of an era in which literary communication was restricted to print and the stage. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, inscription reads "Ted, with best wishes from Victor 1978" A very good clean copy which appears unread, with some sunning to spine. 251 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch View more info

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Surgeon In The Crimea : The Experiences Of George Lawson Recorded In Letters To His Family 1854-1855

By: Bonham-Carter, Victor

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Military Book Society: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045902

Condition: Very Good


Tells the tale of the Crimea, not in terms of tactics and battles, but of the experiences and observations of a young medico, fresh to his profession and 'full of surgical ardour'. From the collection of the costume designer Colin Lavers and with his name/date to the ffep. Clean square hardback in a d/w showing some wear & tear - 209 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info