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Planet of the Blind

By: Kuusisto, Stephen

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Faber: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5825

ISBN: 0571193617

Condition: Fine


194pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. A very clean copy. Coming to terms with near-blindness. View more info

Museum Piece. The Education of an Iconographer

By: Laver, James

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch: 1963

Seller ID: 84

Condition: Very Good


256 pp, frontispiece portrait, dustjacket with portions of loss, b + w photographs. Tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Life at the V & A. View more info

RiverRun An Autobiographical Novel

By: Leach, Christopher

Price: £12.00

Publisher: J M Dent: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10868

ISBN: 0460046535

Condition: Fine


215pp, complete illustrated dustjacket with one very small repaired tear. Gift inscription from the author, otherwise internally very clean. Growing up in the East End of London and wartime evacuation. View more info

Sold For Silver

By: Lim, Janet

Price: £3.00

Publisher: The Book Club: 1959

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 704

Condition: Very Good


256 pp, dustjacket with tears to edges. Internally clean. An autobiography set in China before and during WW II View more info

Thank You For Having Me

By: Lindsay, Maurice

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hale: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1448

ISBN: 0709011733

Condition: Very Good


230 pp. Complete dustjacket.. Library stamp on title page but otherwise very clean The autobiography of the Scottish author - T S Eliot, Compton Mackenzie Hugh Macdiarmid, Neil Gunn. View more info

A Year Of Space

By: Linklater, Eric

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Reprint Society: 1954

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 1296

Condition: Very Good


Autobiography. 319 pp, light blue boards, leather label. Previous owner's signature on inner board, otherwise a very clean copy. View more info

How Was It For You?

By: Lipman, Maureen

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Futura: 1987

Seller ID: 9448

ISBN: 0708831338

Condition: Good


208pp, softback covers. B + w photographs. Original owner's initial to inner cover, corner neatly removed to title page, otherwise a clean, tight copy. Hilarious theatrical stories. View more info

Mistress of Charlecote

By: Lucy, Mary Elizabeth and Fairfax-Lucy, Alice

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1987

Seller ID: 9891

ISBN: 0575036931

Condition: Very Good


182pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A couple of light creases to covers, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. 1860s autobiography - the author became mistress of Charlecote Old Hall in 1823 View more info

My Life and Times Octave Two 1891 - 1900

By: Mackenzie, Compton

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chatto: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7786

Condition: Very Good


327pp, blue cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. College library stamps on the flyleaf and the British Library stamp on the title page, otherwise a clean copy. The author's autobiography from 8 to 18 years. View more info

Tramp Royal An Autobiography

By: MacMahon, Ryan

Price: £16.00

Publisher: John Langdon:

Seller ID: 3683

Condition: Very Good


C.1950. 315pp, dustjacket, designed by Littlewood Moore, with a large portion of loss to the back. Internally very clean. The autobiography of a Stonyhurst pupil from Ireland who became a doctor, cowpuncher, soldier, gold-prospector, horse-trainer, in many parts of the world. View more info

Winds Of Change 1914 - 1939

By: Macmillan, Harold

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4887

Condition: Fine


664pp, red cloth covered boards. B + w photographs, endpaper tables. The autobiography of the former Prime Minister, including his account of active service in WWI. View more info

Against My Better Judgement

By: Maher, Terry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sinclair-Stevenson: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2928

ISBN: 185619518X

Condition: Fine


223pp, complete dustjacket. A very clean copy. Adventures in the City and in the Book trade - merchant banking, the purchase of Dillons and the end of the Net Book Agreement. View more info

Family Secrets

By: Malcolm, Derek

Price: £7.00

Publisher: W F Howes: 2004

Seller ID: 14545

ISBN: 1845056787

Condition: Very Good


Large Print edition. 278pp, complete dustjacket in removeable plastic sleeve. B + w photographs. Ex library - small stamp to title page and bar code to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. A family secret of adultery and death in the First World War casts a long shadow on the author's life. View more info

Nella Last's Peace The Post-War Diaries of Housewife 49

By: Malcolmson, Patricia and Robert

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Profile: 2008

Seller ID: 12307

ISBN: 1846680743

Condition: As New


306pp, softback covers. B + w photographs. A New, unread copy. The frank and touching diary of a housewife living in Barrow in Furness after WWII, part of the Mass Observation project. View more info

From Mexican Days to the Gold Rush

By: Marshall, James Wilson and Buffum, Edward Gould

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Lakeside Press: 1993

Seller ID: 6992

Condition: As New


1st in this attractive edition, edited by Doyce B Nunis, Jr. 389pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front. Frontispiece and other b + w illustrations. A new, Mint, copy. The autobiographies of two men, Marshall who discovered the Californian Gold Field and Buffum, an early prospector and later journalist. View more info

From Mexican Days to the Gold Rush

By: Marshall, James Wilson and Buffum, Edward Gould

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Lakeside Press: 1993

Seller ID: 6993

Condition: As New


1st in this attractive edition, edited by Doyce B Nunis, Jr. 389pp, brown cloth covered boards with gilt top edge and publisher's logo to front, no dustjacket, as issued. Frontispiece and other b + w illustrations. A new, Mint, copy. The autobiographies of two men, Marshall who discovered the Californian Gold Field and Buffum, an early prospector and later journalist. View more info

Plain Tales from Yorkshire

By: Mason, Roger

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Macdonald: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6949

ISBN: 0356078825

Condition: Fine


Tall book of 191pp, dustjacket a little rubbed to the top edge in a protective sleeve. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Stories of their early days from 7 people, from Hemingbrough, Sheffield, Wensleydale, Buttershaw,Whitby, Cleckheaton and Beverley. View more info

The House Of Elrig

By: Maxwell, Gavin

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Penguin: 1974

Seller ID: 13421

ISBN: 0140039252

Condition: Good


205pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers with a couple of light creases. B + w photographs and drawings. Internally clean. An autobiography of childhood by the author of 'Ring Of Bright Water', set in Galloway and England. View more info

A Year In Provence

By: Mayle, Peter

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1993

Seller ID: 1907

ISBN: 0241133610

Condition: Very Good


220pp, the edges browning a little. Complete dustjacket. A new edition with colour photographs and dustjacket with pictures from the BBC TV series. Flyleaf neatly removed, otherwise very clean. View more info

Spies I Knew

By: McKenna, Marthe

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Jarrolds: 1937

Seller ID: 11952

Condition: Very Good


287pp, orange cloth covered boards, a little faded to spine. Dark spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Espionage work in WWI in Flanders amnd Belgium. View more info