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J. Y. : The Autobiography of Jimmy Young

By: Young, Jimmy

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 050929

ISBN: 049101371X

Condition: Very Good


The popular entertainer, broadcaster and columnist tells his story in his own words and his own style. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slightest shelfwear - 176 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Churchill and Beaverbrook

By: Young, Kenneth

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1966

Seller ID: 029891

Condition: Very Good


The story of the friendship between Winston Churchill and Lord Beaverbrook the Canadian millionaire and newspaper proprietor, who met in 1910 and became the best and oldest of friends dying within a few months of each other in 1964-5. Illustrated with b&w photographs. A very good clean copy - no dustjacket. 349 pages. View more info

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The Enterprise Years : A Businessman in the Cabinet

By: Young, Margaret Levine

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing, Limited: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002084

ISBN: 0747202753

Condition: Very Good


Lord Young describes the 10 years he spent at the heart of the 'Thatcher revolution'. Clean, square hardback in dustwrapper. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Light sunning to page margins - 338 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Memoirs of Hadrian

By: Yourcenar, Marguerite

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1959

Seller ID: 066667

Condition: Very Good


Good clean Penguin paperback with tanned pages. Translated from the French by Grace Frick in collaboration with the author. 253 pages. A portrait of the Spaniard who became a famous Roman Emperor. View more info

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Steven Spielberg: Father to the Man

By: Yule, Andrew

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Little, Brown & Co: 1996

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 018094

ISBN: 0316913634

Condition: Very Good


The definitive biography of the legendary blockbusting director. 395 pages including index. Clean, square copy in an un-clipped d/w. Faintest sunning to page edges. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Zeffirelli - Uncorrected Proof Copy

By: Zeffirelli, Franco

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1986

Seller ID: 050355

Condition: Good


This is an UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY of the first edition - of the autobiography of the Italian film director - famous for his versions of Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet and the tv biopic Jesus of Nazareth. Spine strip and rear cover are a sunned. 348 pages. Previous owner's name on front cover. Does not include any photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Ziegfeld Touch : The Life and Times of Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.

By: Ziegfeld, Richard; Ziegfeld, Paulette

Price: £37.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Harry N. Abrams Inc, Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054935

ISBN: 0810939665

Condition: Very Good


Edited by Beverly Fazio and with a foreword by Patricia Ziegfeld Stephenson. The first comprehensive work about the legendary Broadway producer who was also one of its most intriguing characters. Light sunning to page edges else a clean, heavy, large format hardback in a d/w - 352 pages including index. View more info

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Diana Cooper (SIGNED COPY)

By: Ziegler, Philip

Price: £177.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1981

Edition: Fourth Impression

Inscription: Signed by the Subject

Seller ID: 027125

ISBN: 0241106591

Condition: Very Good


Immortalized by Evelyn Waugh as Mrs. Stitch and Arnold Bennett as Queenie Paulle; she was D.H. Lawrence's Lady Artemis Hooper and Nancy Mitford's Lady Leone. A portrait of a truly remarkable woman and the age she lived in. SIGNED by the subject to title page when she was 90 - 'Diana Cooper 1982'. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w - 336 pages including index. Some faint sunning to page edges. View more info

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Osbert Sitwell

By: Ziegler, Philip

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064354

ISBN: 1856196461

Condition: Very Good


Meticulously researched and beautifully written biography providing some extraordinary social insights and a striking overview of literary Britain in the twentieth century, as well as a moving portrait of a most remarkable writer and human being. Clean, tight hardback in an unclipped d/w - 461 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Garbo

By: Zierold, Norman John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1970

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 044849

ISBN: 0491000650

Condition: Very Good


Exhaustive research includes more than 100 fresh interviews as the author looks at the legend, the romances, the friendships, the parties, and the Garbo court of later years. Bright, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slightest shelfwear - 196 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Magellan - Pioneer of the Pacific

By: Zweig, Stefan

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1948

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 066837

Condition: Good


Documents the life and travels of Ferdinand Magellan. Translated from the original Portuguese by Eden and Cedar Paul. Good clean hardback with slightly faded spine. No jacket. Previous owner's name and sticker on front endpapers. 312 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info