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The Writers' and Artists' Year Book 1968

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1968

Seller ID: 027370

Condition: Very Good


A directory of writers, artists, playwrights, writers for film, radio and television, photographers and composers. Sixty-first year of Issue. 463 pages. Red cloth with gilt lettering. Spine strip has faded slightly. A very good, clean copy. View more info

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The Five Books That Changed the World - the Really Useful Daily Bible Study Companion and Guide

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Bath, Avon, Creative Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 027999

Condition: As New


Purple cloth padded boards with gilt lettering and metal protected corners. Bible study book written by an internationally renowned team of authors. The whole text chapter by chapter. Can be used with any version of the bible. Space for own notes. 288 pages. As new, unread copy. View more info

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England's Essayists : Their life-Work, Toils and Triumphs, and Their Legacy to the World

By: Anton, Rev. Peter

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co: 1900

Seller ID: 042495

Condition: Good


No date - circa late 1890s. Looks at the lives of Addison, Bacon, De Quincy and Lamb. Good, clean copy with some spotting to page edges - 252 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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British Political Thought in History, Literature and Theory, 1500-1800

By: Armitage, David ( Edited By )

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060753

ISBN: 0521870410

Condition: As New


Professor Armitage brings together an interdisciplinary and international team of authors to consider the impact of this scholarship on the study of early modern British history. Clean, bright hardback in a d/w - 326 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Life Class : The Selected Memoirs of Diana Athill

By: Athill, Diana

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066194

ISBN: 1847081231

Condition: Very Good


A celebration of one of our best-loved authors, and a record of almost a century of rich experience. Clean, large volume hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing lightest shelfwear & tear - 668 pages including postscript. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Fine Place to Daydream, - Racehorses, Romance and the Irish

By: Barich, Bill

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, CollinsWillow: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019747

ISBN: 0007191804

Condition: Fine


Clean, crisp, unread copy in unclipped jacket which shows signs of light edge wear. Autobiographical account of the American authors life in Dublin and the Irish passion he came to share of the National Hunt. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Around Tring : The Second Selection

By: Bass, Michael; Fowler, Jill ( Compiled By )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, The Chalford Publishing Company: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062532

ISBN: 0752410040

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Archive Photographs Series being a further selection of old photographs of the Hertfordshire town, compiled by popular demand from pictures and information supplied as a result of the authors' first book. Clean, tight copy - 128 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The House with the Apricot and Two Other Tales - SIGNED LIMITED EDITION

By: Bates, H. E.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Golden Cockerel Press: 1933

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 065403

Condition: Good


SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION - this book is the seventh in the Golden Cockerel series of first editions by famous modern authors. Quarter dark green morocco with orange patterned cloth boards. Top edge gilt. The edition is limited to 300 copies, of which this is number 23. Wear, rubbing and minor loss to leather at spine ends and minor bumping to corners, else a very good clean copy with engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. View more info

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The Gap Year Handbook - An Essential Guide to Adventure Travel

By: Beacon, Tim

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sandy, Bedfordshire, Authors OnLine Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 020798

ISBN: 0755202015

Condition: Fine


Invaluable guide for anyone considering a gap year containing sound practical advice for all manner of events. As new, unread copy. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Waiting for the Upturn : The Ultimate Business Trip (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bell, Steve; Homer, Brian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 065816

ISBN: 0413422208

Condition: Very Good


Presents a never-before attempted combination of photo-realism and cartoon-verite by Britain's largest political cartoonist. Clean, bright copy which is SIGNED by BOTH authors on the title page with the inscription 'To Alison ! Brian Homer. Steve Bell' 96 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Rolling Home

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Faber and Faber: 2003

Seller ID: 065846

ISBN: 0571220436

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy which appears unread. The second collection of Bennett's classic work for television from the late 1970's early 1980's. Contains a new introduction by Bennett. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Mystery of the Bayeux Tapestry

By: Bernstein, David J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059656

ISBN: 0297789287

Condition: Very Good


The author investigates the unusual circumstances in which the Tapestry was made, its distinctive style and format, and how its version of history frequently departs from accounts by contemporary authors. Very good clean hardback in price-clipped jacket which has faded spine strip. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 272 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lizzie Pye

By: Blishen, Edward (chosen by)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042940

ISBN: 0241107814

Condition: Very Good


The author relates the story of his mother's life, a valiant woman, who ran away from an unhappy home at 13, remained sweet through half a century of sourness, and emerged as her true self during her widowhood and reversed the way of life imposed by her husband. A very good clean hardback in an unclipped dustwrapper which has faded to spine strip - 239 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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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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Pleasure and Pain: A Theory of the Energic Foundation of Feeling

By: Bousefield, Paul

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd: 1926

Seller ID: 015349

Condition: Good +


Clean, bright copy - 114 pages. Blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. D/W shows slight wear & tear and some minor loss. Inscribed on the ffep reads : C.H. Dine - with the authors regards. Some minor foxing to page edges only. Square, tight example. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Relationship Between Science, God, and Religion

By: Bronner, Marcell, & Bronner, Max

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Vantage Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055312

ISBN: 0533044081

Condition: Very Good


The two distinguished scientists explain how and why all men - including scientists - should dedicate themselves to fulfilling God's purpose, and thus to creating a spiritual renaissance that will benefit every human being and resolve the problems that now trouble mankind. Inscription to the half-title page reads ''Presented to The Rt. Hon. Dr. Rhodes Boyson, M.P. under Secretary of State for Education with compliments from The Authors 1983'' Dustjacket is unclipped d/w - 257 pages including bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Pope, Dickens and Others : Essays and Addresses

By: Butt, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh University Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035501

ISBN: 0852240317

Condition: Very Good


Short, posthumous volume consisting of nine essays and lectures on diverse topics written or delivered at various times throughout Professor Butt's distinguished career as a scholar and critic, and representative od his wide-ranging interests. Five appear here for the first time. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w - 172 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Mr Rutherford's Children

By: By the authors of "The Wide, Wide World"

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne:

Seller ID: 061564

Condition: Good


Some wear to cloth at head of spine and fading to spine strip. Light foxing to page edges and endpapers. 122 pages + publisher's adverts. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Colour frontis. No date. View more info

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Making Crime Pay : The Writer's Guide to Criminal Law, Evidence, and Procedure

By: Campbell, Andrea

Price: £17.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Allworth Press: 2002

Seller ID: 055578

ISBN: 1581152167

Condition: Near Fine


An overview of the American criminal justice system written to help authors of mysteries, crime novels and screenplays write the authentic and believable stories that only inside knowledge makes possible. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread. 296 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The New Writer's Guide: The Business of Authorship

By: Campbell, Charles (compiler)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, T. V. Boardman & Company Limited: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027030

Condition: Good


A reference work for authors, free-lance journalists, and writers for film, radio, and television who do not know the business side of the writer's craft. 106 pages. View more info