Category: Biography, Letters and Diaries


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Toulouse Lautrec the Soul of Montmartre

By: , Reinhold

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Prestel: 1997

Seller ID: 73520

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

118pp, illustrated, blue cloth in fine D/W; Octavo View more info

Memories Discreet and Indiscreet

By: A Woman of No Importance [ Mrs Stuart Menzies ]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1917

Seller ID: 73192

Condition: Very Good

352pp, 16 plates, bound in original green cloth sl rubbed on extremities. Has the Heraldic Bookplate of Robert Menzies and Motto Will God I Shall [motto of Clan Menzies]; Octavo View more info

Further Indistretions

By: A Woman of No Importance [ Mrs Stuart Menzies ]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1918

Seller ID: 73193

Condition: Very Good

294pp, illustrated with B&W plates, some pencil comments in margin on a couple of pages, bound in original red cloth rubbed on extremities.; Octavo View more info

This is Your Child

By: ALLEN Anne and MORTON Arthur

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1961

Seller ID: 71926

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

x + 198pp, illustrated, bound in green cloth with dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Fruitful Heritage

By: ALLISON Ernest

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Roylee: 1951

Seller ID: 72156

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket

132pp, illustrated, bound in red cloth covers, gilt spine lettering, with dustwrapper [not price clipped] Scarce. History of the Quaker Lloyd family, of Lloyds of London and Lloyds Bank, its Welsh and Birmingham connections.; Octavo View more info

Edward Elgar Sacred Music


Price: £12.95

Publisher: Seren: 1994

Seller ID: 056303

ISBN: 1854111191

Condition: New in New dust jacket

144pp, illustrated, bound in green cloth with dustwrapper NEW; Octavo View more info

More Chapters From the Kilvert Saga

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Kilvert Society: 1970

Seller ID: 055788

Condition: Very Good

No date, 128pp, illustrated, bound in card covers, sl darkened; Octavo View more info

Toulouse Lautrec

By: Anon

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, The South Bank Centre: 1992

Seller ID: 67595

Condition: Fine

556pp, illustrated, bound in card covers. Huge book !; Large Quarto View more info

Journal of the Life Labours and Travels of Thomas Sillitoe Volume 1

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Harvey and Darton: 1839

Seller ID: 69217

Condition: Very Good-

Volume 1 [of 2], xvi + 428pp, endpapers foxed, bound in stained black cloth. chipped top/base spine , tight copy.; Large Octavo View more info

Letters of John Mason Neale D.D. Selected and Edited By His Daughter

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1910

Seller ID: 73285

Condition: Very Good

xvii + 379pp, portrait frontis, bound i green cloth/gilt lib label on endpaper; Octavo View more info

Life of Lord Kitchener

By: ARTHUR George

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and co: 1920

Seller ID: 72654

Condition: Very Good

3 volume set, xxvi + 326pp, xi + 346pp, xi + 413pp, frontis, bound in original blue cloth, spine sl rubbed top and base, and bit sunned.; Octavo View more info

Barbary Pirate The Life and Crimes of John Ward the Most Infamous Privateer of His Time

By: BAK Greg

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 053005

ISBN: 0750943505

Condition: New in New dust jacket

xiii + 224pp, illustrated, bound in black covers with fine dustwrapper, New book originally published at £18.99; Octavo View more info

The Chiefest Grain

By: BARLEY Maurice

Price: £10.00

Publisher: University of Nottingham: 1992

Seller ID: 69399

ISBN: 0904857050

Condition: Very Good

154pp, illustrated, VG softback, sl crease corner front cover; Octavo View more info

An Historical and Descriptive Account of Cumnor Place Berks, with Biographical Notices of the Lady Amy Dudley and of Anthony Forster Esq Sometime MP for Abingdon

By: BARTLETT Alfred Durling

Price: £26.00

Publisher: Oxford and London, John Henry Parker: 1850

Seller ID: 67875

Condition: Very Good

vii + 147pp, ilustrated, bound in black cloth, spine faded,; Octavo View more info

The Diary of John Evelyn

By: BEER E S De [editor]

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Lodon, Oxford Universiity Press: 1959

Seller ID: 69437

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

xii + 1306pp, bound in blue cloth with fine dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

The Diary of a Country Parson: the Reverend James Woodforde 1758-1781 Volume 1

By: BERESFORDN John [editor], Woodforde J

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1924

Seller ID: 65217

Condition: Very Good

Volume 1, x + 364pp, frontis, bound in publishers black cloth with paper spine label,. Chipped on edge and base spine, ; Octavo View more info

Henry King & the Seventeenth Century

By: BERMAN Ronald

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1964

Seller ID: 67519

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

160pp, bound in green cloth with VG+ dustwrapper; Octavo View more info

Gentleman of the Road

By: BERRY Charles Ackerman

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1978

Seller ID: 72486

ISBN: 0094619204

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

216pp, bound in brown cloth with dustwrapper, inscribed by author on endpaper, names of previous owner on front pastedown , stain to edge ffep, , ; Octavo View more info

Richard Vaughan


Price: £3.00

Publisher: University of Wales Press: 1984

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 053592

ISBN: 0708308481

Condition: Very Good

Writers of Wales Series, limited edition of 1000 of which this is number 244, 85pp,portrait frontis, bound in original card covers; Tall 8vo View more info

An English Letter Book

By: BICKLEY Francis

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Guy Chapman: 1925

Seller ID: 71739

Condition: Very Good

xviii + 226pp, bound in green cloth; Octavo View more info