Category: Biography, Letters and Diaries


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The Historic Arthur, Gwenwhyvawr and Myrddin Ancient Brythons of the North

By: McCALL A and W

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Pentland Press: 1997

Seller ID: 054652

ISBN: 1858214890

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket

210pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth with dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

McClellans Own Story The War for the Union, the Soldiers Who Fought it, the Civilians Who Directed it and His Relationship to it and to Them

By: McClellan, George B

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles L Webster & Company: 1887

Seller ID: 74557

Condition: Very Good

xi + 678pp, frontis, illustrated with maps and engravings, bound in green cloth, gilt lettering and dec on front cover, Grand Lodge of South Dakoots bookplate and 2 ownership inscriptions on endpaper.; Large Octavo View more info

Robert Harley, Puritan Politician [ SIGNED ]

By: McInnes A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 61860

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket

1970, signed by author, 223, bound in blue cloth with dustwrapper.. SIGNED BY AUTHOR; Octavo; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Bimashi McPherson A Life in Egypt

By: McPherson J

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1983

Seller ID: 72309

ISBN: 0563201347

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

313pp, illustrated, bound in green cloth/gilt with VG dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Lionel Lindsay An Artist and His Family


Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1988

Seller ID: 68086

ISBN: 0701132248

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket

xviii + 254pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth with VG dustwrapper. Australian artist; Octavo View more info

Great Men of Staffordshire

By: MEYNELL Laurence

Price: £4.00

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1955

Seller ID: 054225

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

158pp, map, bound in green cloth, dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Henry Richard M P. A Biography

By: MIALL Charles S

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1889

Seller ID: 67442


Condition: Very Good

xvi + 400pp, frontis portrait, occ foxing, bound in original VG brown cloth covers, scarce biography of the liberal MP for Merthyr Tydfil, whose work for world peace won him the title of The Apostle of Peace; Octavo View more info

Astarte a Fragment of Truth Concerning George Gordon Byron, Sixth Lord Byron Recorded by His Grandson : New Edition with Many Additional Letters, Edited by Mary Countess of Lovelace

By: MILBANKE Ralph, Earl of Lovelace

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Christophers: 1921

Seller ID: 72493

Condition: Good+

Xxix + 363pp, illustrated, foxing, bound in green cloth spine underlaid with original spine laid in; Large Octav View more info

The Poetical Works of John Milton, With Notes of Various Authors. To Which are Added Illustrations, and Some Account of the Life and Writings of Milton Derived Pricipally from Original Documents in Her Majesty's State Paper Office

By: MILTON John, TODD Rev Henry John,

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, Rivington, Longman & Co T Cadell, J Bohn, Et Al: 1842

Seller ID: 67807

Condition: Very Good

4 Volume set published in 1842, xxv + 523pp, 589pp, xxii + 430pp, 560pp, portrait frontis to Volume 1, partially uncut, bound in original blind stamped dark green cloth, spine sl sunned, few minot splashes on covers, heraldic Owain bookplate on front inside covers, and dedication to BH Bulkeley Owen from his Father Dec 25th 1847 on front endpapers of each volume; Large Octavo View more info

The Life of Oliver Goldsmith

By: MOORE Frank Frankfort

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1910

Seller ID: 67523

Condition: Very Good

492pp, illustrated, library lablel on rear endpaper, rear inner hinge exposed. Loosely inserted are a number of newspaper articles from early C20 about Goldsmith and 3 engraved portaits of him; Large Octavo View more info

The Journeys of Celia Fiennes

By: MORRIS Christopher

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Press: 1949

Seller ID: 056109

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

xliv 2 double page pedigrees, 376pp, bound in blue cloth/gilt with sl rubbed dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

A Vision of Saints

By: MORRIS Lewis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cassell and Co: 1892

Seller ID: 73564

Condition: Very Good

256pp, 20 plates in typogravure after works by the old masters and contemporary portaits, some foxing to prelims, bound in smart green cloth gilt decorated on spine and front cover; Quarto View more info

Ion Atkins An Appreciation

By: MORTON Hugh [editor]

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Printed by Silk & Terry: 1907

Seller ID: 58987

Condition: Very Good

44 pages text with 17 Christmas card carols in colour following, portrait frontis, Oin Atkins was a Birmingham solicitor, bound in cloth with paper laid on covers, gilt title on front; Quarto View more info

The Spirit of Place in Keats


Price: £5.00

Publisher: Newman Neame: 1955

Seller ID: 72104

Condition: Very Good

Sketches of persons and places known by him, and his reaction to them, 253pp + xxxviii, illustrated, maps on endpapers, bound in yellow cloth with sl chipped dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

George I, The Baltic and the Whig Split of 1717. A Study in Diplomacy and Propaganda


Price: £16.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1969

Seller ID: 68475

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xv + 366pp, bound in brown cloth with sl chipped dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Lord Byron's Correspondence. Chiefly With Lady Melbourne, Mr. Hobhouse, The Hon. Douglas Kinnaid, And P. B. Shelley. 2 Volumes

By: MURRAY John [editor]

Price: £13.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1922

Seller ID: 72188

Condition: Very Good

2 volume set, xiii + 308pp, 326pp, illustrated, foxing, bound in green cloth/gilt lettering; Octavo View more info

The Irrepressible Victorian the Story of Thomas Gibson Bowles Journalaist, Parliamentarian and Founder Editor of the Original Vanity Fair

By: NAYLOR Leonard E

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1958

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 79349

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Authors Presentation Copy; 192pp, illustrated, bound in blue cloth with repaired dustwrapper. AUTHORS PRESENTATION COPY; Octavo; Signed by Author View more info

A Great Trusteeship


Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Caravel Press: 1958

Seller ID: 67545

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

178pp, illustrated bound in red cloth with dustwrapper, spine dustwrapper browned; Octavo View more info

Florence Allshorn and the Story of St Julian's


Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, SCM Press: 1951

Seller ID: 67955

Condition: Very Good

168pp, bound in brown cloth spine/green boards with rubbed, marked and sl chipped dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

The Insignia and Civic Plate of the City of Bristol

By: Oman, Charles

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Connoisseur: 1973

Seller ID: 73273

Condition: Very Good

16pp, illustrated, bound in grey card covers; Large quarto View more info