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Great Morning - Volume 3 Left Hand Right Hand

By: Sitwell, Osbert (Editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Reprint Society: 1949

Seller ID: 039383

Condition: Good


The final volume of Sitwell's autobiography. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles laid onto black on spine, 324pp inc index. I Illustrated with mono plates. A good clean copy. View more info

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John Maynard Keynes: The Economist as Saviour 1920-1937, Volume 2

By: Skidelsky, Robert

Price: £18.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1992

Seller ID: 065396

ISBN: 0333371380

Condition: Very Good


Volume 2 of this heavyweight biography takes up the story after the controversial publication of Volume 2 of this heavyweight biography takes up the story after the controversial publication of Keynes's The Economic Consequences of the Past showing the importance that world events had on shaping Keynes's life and ideas and the formation of his new economic philosophy. Small bump to top corner of front board, else a very good clean hardback in unclipped dustjacket. 731 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Harold Wilson : The Authentic Portrait

By: Smith, Leslie

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043119

Condition: Very Good


Authoritative account of Harold Wilson's background and career which is the first and detailed analysis of his character and temperament, written from close observation and with access to material never previously made public. Good, clean hardback in an unclipped d/w - 222 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Jan Christian Smuts

By: Smuts, J. C.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1952

Edition: Overseas Edition

Seller ID: 066131

Condition: Very Good


Biography, by his son, of the man who served as Prime Minister of South Africa twice, fought in both World Wars and took a prominent position on the international stage, helping to establish the League of Nations and putting forward the idea of the United Nations. With 23 pages of halftone illustrations and 5 maps. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear/tear with small chips to spine ends. 568 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Improbable Puritan : A Life of Bulstrode Whitelocke 1605-1675

By: Spaulding, Ruth

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052562

ISBN: 0571106269

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the life and times of the lawyer, parliamentarian and English ambassador to Sweden. Some light sunning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 318 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Lincoln in the Atlantic World

By: Stevenson, Louise L.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Cambridge University Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063751

ISBN: 1107524237

Condition: Near Fine


Provides a provocative and stimulating read that will generate debate at both high and popular levels. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 277 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sixty Years of Power : Some Memories of the Men Who Wielded it

By: Swinton, The Earl of

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co Ltd: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064301

Condition: Very Good


A survey of the Prime Ministers who ruled Britain from 1900's to 1960's based on the first-hand experience of the Earl of Swinton who served in eleven Governments and ten Cabinets. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 253 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Upwardly Mobile : An Autobiography

By: Tebbit, Norman

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054831

ISBN: 0297794272

Condition: Very Good


280pp. 16 pages of b/w illustrations. Norman Tebbit tells his story from his early life growing up in Ponders End, North London, through his days in the RAF, his time as an MP and his own account of the tragic IRA bombing in Brighton which so nearly cost the lives of both himself and his wife. View more info

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At the Center of the Storm

By: Tenet, George

Price: £20.50

Publisher: London, HarperPress: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040976

ISBN: 0007257414

Condition: Near Fine


Recounts the author's time at the CIA in a revealing look at the inner workings of the most important intelligence organization in the world during the most challenging times in recent history. Clean, large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 549 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Below the Parapet : The Biography of Denis Thatcher

By: Thatcher, Carol

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050274

ISBN: 0002556057

Condition: Very Good


The biography of Denis Thatcher written by his daughter from a totally unique perspective. A very good clean copy in unclipped dustjacket whose pages are tanned. 303 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Below the Parapet: The Biography of Denis Thatcher - SIGNED BY BOTH DENNIS AND CAROL

By: Thatcher, Carol

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author & Subject

Seller ID: 056148

ISBN: 0002556057

Condition: As New


SIGNED on the title page with the inscription " To Barry with best Wishes - Carol Thatcher (underneath) Dennis Thatcher" The biography of Denis Thatcher written by his daughter from a totally unique perspective. A very good clean copy in unclipped dustjacket whose pages are tanned. 303 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Downing Street Years

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050273

ISBN: 0002550490

Condition: Near Fine


Very good clean hardback copy of these famous memoirs in which Mrs Thatcher sets our her beliefs and how she sought to turn them into action. 914pp inc index. Blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. Illustrated with mono plates. First edition with complete number line. View more info

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The Downing Street Years

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1995

Seller ID: 062525

ISBN: 0060925639

Condition: Very Good


Large volume paperback in which Mrs. Thatcher sets out with characteristic forcefulness and conviction the reasons for her beliefs and how see sought to put them into action. Contains riveting accounts of the great and critical moments of her premiership. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, tight copy - 914 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Statecraft : Strategies for a Changing World

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063864

ISBN: 0007107528

Condition: Near Fine


Powerful treatise delivered by a world figure with a unique combination of principle and shrewdness. Number Line 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 486 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Downing Street Years - SIGNED COPY

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 066876

ISBN: 0002550490

Condition: Good


SIGNED by Margaret Thatcher in blue ink on the half title page. Two pages (63/64 65/66) have a very small tear to the bottom margin where the book has been poorly stacked. Else a very good clean copy of these famous memoirs in which Mrs Thatcher sets our her beliefs and how she sought to turn them into action. 914pp inc index. Blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper. Complete number line - 1st edition 1st impression. Illustrated with mono plates. View more info

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The Path to Power - SIGNED COPY

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066877

ISBN: 0060172703

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED by Margaret Thatcher in blue ink on the title page. Clean, crisp hardback in unclipped jacket. Maggie writes for the first time about her personal life, her values and the training and experience which led to her 1979 victory. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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George Thomas, Mr Speaker: The Memoirs the Viscount Tonypandy

By: Thomas, George Brinton; Finney, Ross L.; Weir, Maurice D.; Giordano, Frank R.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Century Publishing: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024934

ISBN: 0712607064

Condition: Very Good


Moving and affectionate memoirs telling the story of a man of principle who became Speaker of the House in 1976. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which shows slight signs of shelf life - 242 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Supermac : The Life of Harold Macmillan

By: Thorpe, D. R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2010

Seller ID: 064255

ISBN: 0701177489

Condition: Very Good


One of our most respected historians reveals his thirty-five years of research to give an unforgettable portrait of a turbulent age. Clean, square, large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 879 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Last Days of Hitler

By: Trevor-Roper, Hugh

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Papermac: 1995

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 053490

ISBN: 0333642619

Condition: Very Good


Fully revised and with a new preface, telling the extraordinary story of those last days of the Thousand Year Reich in the Berlin Bunker. Clean tight paperback - 228 pages including index. 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