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The Envoy From Mirror City Autobiography 3

By: Frame, Janet

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Paladin: 1987

Seller ID: 11156

ISBN: 0586085874

Condition: Very Good


191pp, the page edges browning a little with age, softback covers illustrated by Sara Schwartz. Original owener's name to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight copy. London, travel and literary life View more info

Autobiography

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Dent: 1948

Seller ID: 16147

Condition: Very Good


Reset Everyman edition, with an Index. Introduction, Draft Scheme, Autobiography, Later Life by W Macdonald and Index. 240pp. pink cloth covered boards, a little faded to spine. Original owner's name faintly to flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. View more info

Kisses on a Postcard A Tale of Wartime Childhood

By: Frisby, Terence

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15053

ISBN: 1408800586

Condition: Fine


215pp,complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w photographs. A very clean copy. A vivid account of being evacuated aged seven from London to live in rural Doublebois in Cornwall in the Second World War. View more info

Top Hats And Tom-Toms

By: Furbay, Elizabeth Dearmin

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Gifford: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4209

Condition: Very Good


350pp, blue cloth boards. B + w photographs. Life in Liberia - the author's husband was Director of the College of West Africa in Monrovia. View more info

The Admiral's Daughter

By: Fyodorova, Victoria and Frankel, Haskel

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1979

Seller ID: 9196

ISBN: 0600203344

Condition: Very Good


372pp, browning a little with age, softback covers a little rubbed to edges. B + w photographs. Internally clean. How Russian actress Victoria found her American father View more info

The Story of My Experiments with Truth An Autobiography

By: Gandhi, Mohandas Karamchand

Price: £5.00

Publisher: OM Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14611

ISBN: 9789380070209

Condition: Very Good


568pp. softback covers with a photograph of Gandhi. A litttle wrinkling to the back page edges, otherwise very clean and tight. Gandhi tells of his path to self-purification View more info

Travelling Along With Methodism A Personal Retrospect

By: Garforth, Frank

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Christygate: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3679

ISBN: 0948340010

Condition: As New


207pp. B + w photographs. An autobiography by a child of the Manse who was a Methodist lay preacher for 45 years in Barnard Castle, Newark etc. View more info

God Can Be Trusted

By: Goldsmith, Elizabeth

Price: £2.50

Publisher: OM Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 9581

ISBN: 1850782431

Condition: Fine


209pp, illustrated softback covers . A very clean, tight copy. The autobiography of a missionary to Indonesia, who was brought up in China View more info

Observations Casual And Intimate

By: Graham, Winifred

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Skeffington: 1111

Seller ID: 1449

Condition: Very Good


The 2nd volume of her autobiography 'That reminds Me'. 192 pp, black cloth boards, a little rubbed to spine. B + w photographs. Very light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. View more info

But To What Purpose The Autobiography Of A Contemporary

By: Grant Watson, E L

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cresset, 1946:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2861

Condition: Very Good


277pp, rather grubby brown cloth boards. Internally clean. View more info

The Bad Old Days

By: Graves, Charles

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Faber: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 170

Condition: Very Good


227 pp, red cloth covered boards with one mark, rubbed to edges. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise clean. Autobiography of Robert Graves' brother, a 'society' reporter in London between the wars. View more info

In Pleasant Places

By: Grenfell, Joyce

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4748

ISBN: 0333272889

Condition: Very Good


304pp, brown boards, illustrated dustjacket with very slight wear to top edge. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's initials under the dustjacket turnover. Internally very clean. The second volume of entertaining anecdotes and autobiography of the comedy star. View more info

In Pleasant Places

By: Grenfell, Joyce

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8575

ISBN: 0333272889

Condition: Very Good


304pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete and Near Fine. Gift inscription on title page, otherwise a very clean copy. Her second volume of autobiography - Broadway, Elvis etc. View more info

In Pleasant Places

By: Grenfell, Joyce

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Futura: 1980

Seller ID: 9074

ISBN: 0708819060

Condition: Very Good


288pp, the edges browning a little with age, softback covers with photograph of the author. A clean, tight copy. Her second volume of autobiography - Broadway, Elvis etc. View more info

An Invisible Friendship

By: Grenfell, Joyce and Moore, Katharine

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Futura: 1982

Seller ID: 9222

ISBN: 0708822193

Condition: Very Good


314pp, the edges browning a little with age, softback covers with photograph of the author. Original owner's name to inner cover, otherwise a clean, tight copy. Letters to a pen-friend 1957 - 1979 View more info

A Life In The Theatre

By: Guthrie, Tyrone

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Readers Union and Hamish Hamilton: 1961

Seller ID: 4106

Condition: Very Good


320pp, dustjacket with short tears to the edges. B + w photographs. Previous owner's name stamp on the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Autobiography of the director - George Bernard Shaw, life at the Old Vic etc. View more info

On The Far Side of Liglig Mountain The Adventures of an American Family in Nepal

By: Hale, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Marshall Pickering: 1989

Seller ID: 12293

ISBN: 055101959X

Condition: Very Good


288pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustarated softback covers. Internally clean and tight. Dr Hale and his wife ran The Mission Hospital in Amp Pipal, Nepal. View more info

Roots

By: Haley, Alex

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Pan Picador: 1978

Seller ID: 9342

ISBN: 0330253018

Condition: Very Good


639pp, the edges browning with age, softback covers, with light creases to spine. Internally very clean. Haley's epic search for his slave and African origins View more info

Memoirs of the Comte de Gramont

By: Hamilton, Anthony

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 1955

Seller ID: 63

Condition: Very Good


Translated by Horace Walpole. Edited and Introduction by David Hughes Illustrated with engravings. Dark green buckram with a design in gold, a couple of light marks. Internally clean View more info

You Can See The Angel's Bum, Miss Worswick!

By: Harding, Mike

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Robson: 1985

Seller ID: 3792

ISBN: 0860513467

Condition: Fine


3rd impression. 144pp, priceclipped dustjacket by David Butler is otherwise complete. Drawings by Banx. A comic 'autobiography', set in Crumpsall-on-Irk near Manchester. View more info