Category: Biography, Letters and Diaries


Showing 241-260 of 306

India's Bandit Queen The True Story of Phoolan Devi

By: SEN Mala

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Harvill: 1991

Seller ID: 69406

ISBN: 0002720663

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xxiv + 254pp, illustrated, bound in brown cloth with distwrapper; Large Octavo View more info

Heirs of Tradition Tributes of a New Zealander


Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Carroll and Nicholosn: 1949

Seller ID: 72740

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

First Edition, 307pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth with chipped dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Robert Baker of Piccadilly Hall and His Heirs

By: SHEPPARD Francis

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London Topographical Society: 1982

Seller ID: 71244

ISBN: 0902087185

Condition: Fine

72pp, illus, folding plan bound in grey cloth covers, publication no 127 of the London Topographical Society ; Large Quarto View more info

John Paradise and Lucy Ludwell of London and Williamsburg.

By: Shepperson, Archibald Bolling

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Richmond, Virginia, The Dietz Press: 1942

Seller ID: 73281

Condition: Very Good

512 pp. illustrated with plates, bound in blue cloth/gilt,; Octavo View more info

Cambridge Women Twelve Portraits

By: SHILS Edward , BLACKER Carmen

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 67677

ISBN: 0521482879

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xix + 292pp, illustrated, bond in brown cloth with VG dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Alfred Watkins A Herefordshire Man


Price: £10.00

Publisher: Logaston Press: 1990

Seller ID: 054152

ISBN: 0951024272

Condition: Fine

160pp, illustrated, softback,; Octavo View more info

The Carlyle Country with a Study of Carlyle's Life


Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1904

Seller ID: 050927

Condition: Very Good

xiv + 283pp, illustrated, bound in blue cloth/ gilt lettering and illustration on front cover, rubbed on extremities; Quarto View more info

Life of Napoleon Bonaparte 4 Volumes


Price: £60.00

Publisher: The Century Co MacMillan: 1896

Seller ID: 77842

Condition: Very Good

Four volume set. xvi + 283pp, xii + 283pp, xii + 270pp, xii + 313pp, 293 plates and maps, some in colour, bound in red cloth /gilt, Nice bright covers, sl edge wear.; Quarto View more info

Life of a Scottish Naturalist


Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1877

Seller ID: 64315

Condition: Very Good

3rd ed, 438pp, illustrated, bound in red cloth, darkened and rubbed, chipped and bumped top/base spine with some pieces missing from spine edge, spine and edge front board sl sunned , waterstain affecting corner title page and preface pages,; Octavo View more info



Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1890

Seller ID: 64318

Condition: Very Good

xv + 388pp, illustrated, bound in red cloth/gilt, ; Octavo View more info

Gipsy Smith's Best Sermons as Delivered in Brooklyn


Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, JS Ogilvie: 1900

Seller ID: 62687

Condition: Good+

NOT DATED< 255pp, frontis portrait, pages browning, bound in original card covers chipped around the edges, Rodney (Gipsy) Smith (1860-1947) was an English evangelist who began as an assistant to William Booth, founder of Salvation Army. Eventually he struck out on his own, and travelled widely through the United States, Australia, and South Africa. ; Octavo View more info

Confessions of a Concierge Madame Lucie's History of Twentieth Century France

By: SMITH Bommie G

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1985

Seller ID: 73244

ISBN: 0300033168

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xx + 156pp, bound in red cloth with VG dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Francis Preston Blair

By: SMITH Elbert B

Price: £24.00

Publisher: New York, The Free Press: 1980

Seller ID: 74546

ISBN: 0029295106

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Xv + 481pp, illustrated, xlib, bound in black cloth with dustwrapper; Large Octavo View more info

Radical Artisan William James Linton, 1812-97


Price: £4.00

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 73691

ISBN: 0874711800

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

x + 254pp. 17 illustrations, bound in black cloth with VG dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Jan Christian Smuts


Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1952

Seller ID: 71327

Condition: Very Good

568pp, illustrated, maps, bound in black cloth covers, sl marked on rear; Large Octavo View more info

Thomas Sopwith Surveyor an Exercise in Self-Help


Price: £9.99

Publisher: Pentland Press: 1994

Seller ID: 056397

ISBN: 1858212065

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket

266pp,,illustrated, bound in black cloth with Fine dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

The Picnic Basket [ SIGNED ]

By: SPEARS Edward

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Secker and Warburg: 1967

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67437


Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

224pp, signed by Major-General Sir Edward Spears the author, bound in maroon cloth with sl chipped dustwrapper; Octavo; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Strange Places and Strange People or Life in the Colonial Service

By: St-JOHNSTONE Reginald

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1936

Seller ID: 73470

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

286 + 31pp advert, frontis, illustrated, bound in original green cloth with sl rubbed and sl chipped dustwrapper, gift inscr on endpaper; Large Octavo View more info

The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold

By: Stanley, A P

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, B Fellowes: 1845

Seller ID: 73715

Condition: Very Good

2 volumes, 440pp, 446pp, potrait frontispiece, full embossed leather, piece missing from vol 1 base of spine, gilt bands, corners rubbed. marbled endpapers, bookplate of previous owners.; Octavo View more info

Dennis Potter

By: STEAD Peter

Price: £5.90

Publisher: Seren: 1993

Seller ID: 056711

ISBN: 1854110721

Condition: New

147pp, illustrated, softback; Octavo View more info