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Charles Dickens : A Life

By: Tomalin, Claire

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 2011

Seller ID: 058363

ISBN: 0670917672

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback - no jacket. 527 pages including index + small selection of letters by Charles Dickens. Definitive biography of the great English writer whose private life was at times as turbulent as those of his fictional characters. View more info

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Jane Austen : A Life

By: Tomalin, Claire

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065478

ISBN: 0670865281

Condition: Near Fine


Studies family papers in helping to paint a rich, tragi-comic picture of the Austen clan, their ambitions, their matrimonial alliances and their connections with India and France. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing lightest shelfwear with sunning to spine - 358 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Robert Mitchum Story: "It Sure Beats Working"

By: Tomkies, Mike

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067284

ISBN: 0491009623

Condition: Very Good


Biography of the sardonic, complex actor who despite his trouble-filled tempestuous life still remained one of Hollywood's most admired stars. Very good clean hardback in unclipped jacket. 271 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ricky

By: Tomlinson, Ricky

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ted Smart: 2003

Seller ID: 028040

ISBN: 0316861987

Condition: Near Fine


Autobiography of the award-winning Liverpudlian actor - remarkable story of love, hardship humour, injustice and triumph. Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. 370 pages including index. View more info

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End of a Journey

By: Toynbee, Philip

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061447

ISBN: 0747501327

Condition: Very Good


The author's journal of his thoughts and feelings during the last five years of his life. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 422 pages including bibliography. Laid in is a signed letter from his daughter, Polly (of The Independent), in replying to the previous owner's correspondence. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Part of a Journey : An Autobiographical Journal - 1977 - 1979

By: Toynbee, Philip

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061453

Condition: Very Good


Presents the author's 'daily account of ideas which came to me in the course of a renewed search for meaning in my life'. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 398 pages Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Yesterday, and To-day and Forever

By: Trapp, Maria Augusta

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 057945

Condition: Very Good


Takes up the Von Trapp family story where the Sound of Music left off and tells what happened to them after leaving occupied Austria at the start of World War II with Maria writing of the saving power of Jesus. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which has faded spine. 191 pages. View more info

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Arabian Travellers

By: Trench, Richard

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Papermac: 1987

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 027915

ISBN: 0333437489

Condition: Very Good +


Tells the fascinating story of the Europeans who managed to penetrate the 'huge white blot', from the earliest adventurers such as Joseph Pitts to the great twentieth-century explorers. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, bright, large format paperback - 224 pages including index. Foreword by Wilfred Thesiger. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Geoff Hunt on Squash

By: Trengove, Alan ( Edited By )

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054251

ISBN: 0304296325

Condition: Good


The man who rose to the top of his sport through determination and natural ability helps players of both sexes, of age and abilities to achieve their maximum potential, gain better results and draw more enjoyment from the game. Good clean HARDBACK in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear and sunning to spine - 158 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Newman : Apostle to the Doubtful (SIGNED COPY)

By: Trevor, Meriol

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Littlemore, Oxfordshire, Author: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 061760

Condition: Very Good


26-page, stapled booklet being a revised and expanded version of a bibliographical article published under the same title in the issue for February 1990 of the international magazine - '30 Days'. Clean, bright copy which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''To John & Bunty With love from Meriol - February 1991. Prompt dispatch.. View more info

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Thackeray

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 054858

Condition: Good


Biography of the man and review of his works. Some minor soiling to boards else internally a good clean hardback. 210 pages. View more info

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Oriflamme : Being the true story of Madame de Sabran & her lover the Chevalier de Boufflers during the times of Marie-Antoinette & the Revolution

By: Trouncer, Margaret

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, MacDonald & Co: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044718

Condition: Good


French romantic love story based on fact. Produced to War Economy Standard. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing wear & tear and minor loss - 270 pages. Previous owner's details to ffep. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Alexander of Russia : Napoleon's Conqueror

By: Troyat, Henri

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Sevenoaks, Kent, New English Library: 1984

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 048689

ISBN: 0450060411

Condition: Very Good


Charts the life and career of the father of modern Russian patriotism who thwarted the master of Europe, Napoleon. Translated by Joan Pinkham. Previous owner's name/date to ffep else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slightest shelfwear & tear - 335 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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In Search of Roosevelt

By: Tugwell, Rexford G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA., Harvard University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043012

ISBN: 0674446259

Condition: Very Good


The astute political observer and historian explores Roosevelt's influence, assesses the means he used to achieve his ends, and penetrates some of the hidden places of his character. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing some light shelfwear - 313 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Interrupted Autobiography : & Aurora

By: Tunney, Kieran

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047454

ISBN: 0704327201

Condition: Very Good


The distinguished playwright and highly acclaimed biographer publishes part of his autobiography and the script for his beautifully crafted play following a long illness. Foreword by Naim Attallah. Some light tanning and some odd faint spotting to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 154 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Hot Air, Cool Music (SIGNED COPY)

By: Turner, Bruce

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 047413

ISBN: 0704324598

Condition: Very Good +


Essential reading for anyone interested in that much-neglected phenomenon, British jazz. SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ' To my ''look-alike'' With best wishes, Bruce ' Clean bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 248 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Typhoon Called Tyson

By: Tyson, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1962

Seller ID: 064708

Condition: Good


The Northamptonshire quick bowler, generally recognised as one of the fastest of all time, recalls some of the times and highlights of his career including Ashes winning performances down under. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 218 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Diplomacy and Disillusion at the Court of Margaret Thatcher : An Insider's View

By: Urban, George R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, I. B.Tauris: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063925

ISBN: 1860640842

Condition: Very Good


Offers a valuable insight into Thatcher's premiership by the man who turned from an admirer into a despairing critic. Previous owner's details hidden behind front flap. Clean, bright hardback in a d/w - 206 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Dear Me (SIGNED COPY)

By: Ustinov, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067141

ISBN: 0434817112

Condition: Near Fine


The brilliant playwright, versatile actor, director, set and costume designer, and entertainer of wide and diversified talent reveals his extraordinary background and antecedents. Clean, tight hardback which is SIGNED by the author to the half-title with the inscription ''For Brian Wood Best wishes Peter Ustinov''. Dust jacket remains unclipped - 280 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ambush of Young Days

By: Uttley, Alison

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1950

Edition: New Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 066793

Condition: Very Good


The ever-popular author holds up for us a magical mirror in which we may recover our own lost days. Clean, square, beautifully illustrated hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic jacket - 238 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info