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The Diaries of Absalom Watkin A Manchester Man 1787 - 1861

By: Watkin, Absalom and Goffin, Magdalen

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13917

ISBN: 0750904178

Condition: Fine


390pp, complete illustrated dustjacket is a little faded to the edges. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Watkin records details of daily life, as well as the struggle for social reform. He helped to draw up the Peterloo Protest and the petition for the Reform Bill. View more info

A Cuckoo in the Curriculum

By: Watson, Bob

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Milepost: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15811

ISBN: 0951923668

Condition: As New


Foreword by John Edmonds. A large paperback of 390pp. Illustrated softback covers. Colour illustrations. A new copy. The development of the waterways charity, the Sobriety Project, which combats social exclusion, especially among prisoners and children in trouble, and how the Yorkshire Waterways Museum was founded. View more info

Walls Of Jericho

By: Wheeler, Margaret

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9644

Condition: Fine


167pp, dustjacket with edgewear. B + w photographs. Internally very clean. Lady Wheeler's entertaining account of life at the archaeological dig at Jericho. View more info

George

By: Williams, Emlyn

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 243

Condition: Very Good


61 pp, green and red boards. Frontispiece portrait. Top of the flyleaf removed, otherwise internally clean. The autobiography of the early years of the playwright and actor View more info

A King's Story

By: Windsor, HRH The Duke Of

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Cassell: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13627

Condition: Very Good


440pp, dark red cloth covered boards with royal arms in gilt, a little rubbed to edges of spine. B + w photographs, endpaper maps. Gift inscription to flyleaf, a couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. The autobiography of the former King Edward VIII. View more info

Mustn't Grumble The Autobiography

By: Wogan, Terry

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Orion: 2007

Seller ID: 12458

ISBN: 0752881752

Condition: Very Good


301pp, softback covers. Colour and b + w photographs. A clean, tight Near Fine copy. The autobiography of the veteran broadcaster - Eurovision, Children in Need etc. View more info

The Diary of a Country Parson 1758 -1802

By: Woodforde, James and Beresford, John (ed)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1949

Seller ID: 16725

Condition: Very Good


Pocket sized World's Classics Edition. 622pp, blue cloth covered boards, dustjacket with short closed tears to the bottom edge. Fold out family tree. Internally very clean. Passages selected and edited by John Beresford covering each of the 44 years of the diaries written in 1758 - 1802, originally published in five volumes. View more info

Beyond Nab End

By: Woodruff, William

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Abacus: 2003

Seller ID: 10855

ISBN: 0349116229

Condition: As New


312pp, illustrated softback covers. A very clean copy. 2nd volume of a readable autobiography - the East End in the 1930s depression, up to WWII. Comes with a book review. View more info

Spy Catcher

By: Wright, Peter and Greengrass, Paul

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Heinemann Australia: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8134

ISBN: 0855610980

Condition: Very Good


392pp. Complete dustjacket with one small nick to edge, no loss. One light mark to top edge and foredge, otherwise internally very clean. The secrets of MI5 revealed. View more info

The Enterprise Years A Businessman in the Cabinet

By: Young, Lord

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Headline: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8422

ISBN: 0747202753

Condition: Fine


338pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w photographs. A very clean, tight copy. The autobiography of a man at the heart of the Thatcher Cabinet View more info