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No Pipe Dreams for Father Scened From a Forest of Dean Village Childhood

By: Foley, Winifred

Price: £2.25

Publisher: Futura: 1979

Seller ID: 14567

ISBN: 0708814352

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Humphrey Phelps. 95pp, the paper browned with age, illustrated softback covers with one crease to front. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. The author's memories of growing up in the Forest of Dean - a continuation of 'A Child in the Forest' View more info

When Kate Wakes

By: Fowler, Connie May

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Doubleday: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10058

ISBN: 038550201X

Condition: As New


271pp, complete dustjacket. A very clean, tight copy. The author's autobiography, and an abusive relationship View more info

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