Category: Biography, Letters and Diaries


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Bairnsfather, a Few Fragments from His Life

By: CARTER Vivian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: 1916

Seller ID: 69444

Condition: Very Good

Printed for The Bystander N. D. 96pp. Illustrated throughout with examples of Bairnsfather's Work, some spoting to text, bound in original grey publishers cloth; Quarto View more info

The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova Written by Himself Now for the First Time Translated Into English in Twelve Volumes


Price: £250.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1894

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 73743

Condition: Very Good

12 volumes, limited edtion of 1000, of which this is number 505, bound in original cream parchment covers, bit rubbed and darkened; Octavo View more info

That Singular Person Called Lear

By: CHITTY Susan

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Weidenfield and Nicholson: 1988

Seller ID: 61076

ISBN: 0297793888

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xiv + 306pp, illustrated, bound ingrey cloth with VG [not price clipped ] dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Oglethorpe a Study of Philanthropy in England and Georgia

By: CHURCH Leslie F

Price: £17.00

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press: 1932

Seller ID: 68153

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

xvi + 335pp bound in original blue cloth with dusty original dustwrapper; Large Octavo View more info

Step By Step


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Odhams: 1948

Seller ID: 73623

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xv + 350pp , maps bound in red cloth, dustwrapper,; Octavo View more info

The Muse Colony - Rupert Brooke, Edward Thomas, Robert Frost and Friends Dymock 1914

By: CLARK Keith

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Bristol, Redcliffe: 1992

Seller ID: 052865

ISBN: 187297130X

Condition: New

126pp, illustrated, new softback; Large Octavo View more info

Alfred Williams His Life and Work

By: CLARK Leonard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Bristol, William George's Sons: 1945

Seller ID: 68842

Condition: Very Good

206pp, illustrated, lib shelf mark on spine, bound in green cloth; Octavo View more info

Prelude to Parnassus Scenes from the Life of Alexander Sereyevich Pushkin [ 1799 - 1837 ]

By: CLEUGH James

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Arthur Barker: 1936

Seller ID: 68169

Condition: Very Good

1st edition, 342pp, frontis, bound in red cloth sl rubbed on edges; Octavo View more info

Jan Stewer A West Country Biography

By: COCK Douglas J

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Moonraker Press: 1980

Seller ID: 68403

ISBN: 0239001923

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

103pp, illustrated, bound in brown cloth with VG dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Hon William F Cody Known as Buffalo Bill the Famous Hunter Scout and Guide

By: CODY William F

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Indian Head Books: 1991

Seller ID: 78583

ISBN: 088029650X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

365pp, illustrated, bound in brown cloth spine/grey boards with fine dustwrapper in protective cover; Octavo View more info

Saint Cuthbert of Durham


Price: £5.00

Publisher: Durham, G Butler and Sons: 1947

Seller ID: 055656

Condition: Very Good

50pp, illustrated, bound in original cloth red cloth; Small Octavo View more info

Inspiring Achievement the Life and Work of John Hunt


Price: £7.00

Publisher: Institute for Outdoor Learning: 2002

Seller ID: 69296

ISBN: 1898555052

Condition: Very Good

251pp, VG softback Lord Hunt of Llanfairwaterdine; Quarto View more info

A Golden Jorney Memoirs of an Archaeologist


Price: £16.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press: 1988

Seller ID: 68477

ISBN: 0874802938

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

xvii + 506pp, illustrated, bound in black cloth with sl rubbed dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

In Memoriam A Sketch of the Life of the Reverend George Augustus Selwyn Late Bishop of Lichfield and Formerly Bishop and Metropolitan of New Zealand

By: CURTEIS Mrs G Herbert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newcastle, C Rickson: 1878

Seller ID: 69407

Condition: Very Good

100pp, illustrated, bound in sl rubbed blue cloth covered board, spine browned ..; Octavo View more info

Van Dyke

By: CUST Lionel

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1906

Seller ID: 67942

Condition: Very Good

x + 151pp + [10] illustrated, bound in origina; green cloth covers, spine edges sl rubbed; Octavo View more info

Life and Philisophy of Shree Swaminarayan


Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1974

Seller ID: 69729

ISBN: B001669M8S

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

274pp, illustrated,, bound in original maroon cloth with VG dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Brian Hatton A Biography of the Artist [1887-1916]

By: DAVIES Celia

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Lavenham Suffolk, Dalton: 1978

Seller ID: 65367

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Xi + 167pp + index, illustrated, bound in white cloth with sl rubbed dustwrapper, biography of this talented artist sadly killed in action in World War 1, ; Quarto View more info

The Artist and the Poet Augustus John and Dylan Thomas Wild Youth and Tempered Passion

By: DAVIES Gareth

Price: £5.00

Publisher: GHAL Productions: 1111

Seller ID: 053937

Condition: New

16pp, illustrated, bound in card covers 2010; Octavo View more info



Price: £4.00

Publisher: Manchester University Press: 1987

Seller ID: 68802

ISBN: 0719021618

Condition: Very Good+

223pp, softback; Octavo View more info

Lloyd George 1863 - 1914


Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1939

Seller ID: 65355

Condition: Very Good

467pp, illustrated, bound in red cloth, spine darkened; Octavo View more info