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Real Monty Autobiography, Montgomerie, Colin; Mair, Lewine
61 Montgomerie, Colin; Mair, Lewine Real Monty Autobiography
London Orion Books Ltd 2002 0752845934 / 9780752845937 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Signed by Colin Montgomerie
Biography of the Golfer Colin Montgomerie, 216 pages with many colour and B/w photographs SIGNED by COLIN MONTGOMERIE on title page.Book is bright and clean just very light tanning to extreme edges of pages, a very nice bright, clean copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Dorothy: The Memoirs of a Nurse,1889-1989, Moriarty, Dorothy  SIGNED
62 Moriarty, Dorothy SIGNED Dorothy: The Memoirs of a Nurse,1889-1989
London, United Kingdom Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd 1989 0283060026 / 9780283060021 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 24 Cms X 16 Cms Inscribed By Author
A book of memoirs of a nurse through great changes in the medical world. 180 pages with several period photographs. INSCRIBED by author on front endpaper "20th Nov 1989 Thank you my double in name. Please enjoy my book as much as I enjoy being looked after by you and your clleagues. Warmest wishes Dorothy Moriarty" Book and dustwrapper are bright and clean just a little rubbing on wrapper edges and a couple of tiny repairs with clear tape barely noticeable,a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.95 GBP
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Zita : Zita Gordon Gielgud : Her Story As Told to Noel Pelly, Noel Pelly SIGNED
63 Noel Pelly SIGNED Zita : Zita Gordon Gielgud : Her Story As Told to Noel Pelly
Victoria Tip Toe Publishers 1994 0646198270 / 9780646198279 First Edition, First Printing Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 8 x 5 Inches Signed by Author and Others
Excellent biography of Zita Gielgud the actress, INSCRIBED and signed by author NOEL PELLY and MAINA GIELGUD Zita Gielgud's daughter, a renowned ballerina. Inscribed to Simon and Carolyn ....... 223 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, Outer card covers have a few light creases, a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Defiant Ones : Dramatic Studies of Modern Social Reformers, Peachment, Brian
64 Peachment, Brian The Defiant Ones : Dramatic Studies of Modern Social Reformers
Oxford Uk The Religious Education Press Ltd 1969 0080064418 / 9780080064413 First Edition First Printing Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
a study of three social reformers Don Mario Borrelli, The Abbe Pierre and Danio Dolci 144 pages in very bright clean condition, very informative text. No dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are lightly rubbed on corners and top and bottom of spine. Overall a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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P C V Autobiography, Philip Vincent SIGNED
65 Philip Vincent SIGNED P C V Autobiography
UK Vincent Publishing Company 1976 First De Luxe Signed Edition Gold Embossed Full Leather Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Signed by Author
Very informative autobiography of Philip Conrad Vincent, engineer of the Vincent motor cycle. de luxe leather bound limited edition of 500 signed by Philip Vincent, this is number 3 of the 500. Contains 168 pages in very bright clean condition, all outer edges of pages are gold small circular sticker on inside front board . Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper has gold lettering to front worn to some gold and rest a green colour, some ghosting of lettering from boards onto inside of wrapper, wrapper is price clipped,edges of leather boards lightly worn, original gold silk type sewn in book mark.A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 165.00 GBP
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A Life in Movies : An Autobiography, Powell, Michael SIGNED
66 Powell, Michael SIGNED A Life in Movies : An Autobiography
London Heinemann 1986 043459945x / 9780434599455 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
Very informative autobiography of this British film director, 705 pages in very bright clean condition, INSCRIBED by MICHAEL POWELL on the title page in the usual unsteady hand from this time of his life, inscribed Michael Powell for Sara June 1987. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean,HEAVY BOOK 1.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 325.00 GBP
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Road Racing 1936 Being an Account of One Season of B.Bira, The Racing Motorist, Prince Chula of Siam
67 Prince Chula of Siam Road Racing 1936 Being an Account of One Season of B.Bira, The Racing Motorist
London The Sun Engraving Co Ltd for Private Circulation Only 1937 First Edition First Printing Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the road racing carreer of Prince Chula, 218 pages in overall clean condition just somelight foxing to first and last couple of pages and occasional small spots elsewhere, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are faded to top edges and to spine, little wear to corners and top and bottom of spine.Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 39.95 GBP
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Towards the Further Shore an Autobiography, Prince Hubertus Zu Lowenstein SIGNED
68 Prince Hubertus Zu Lowenstein SIGNED Towards the Further Shore an Autobiography
London Gollancz 1968 First Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22.5 x 14 Cms Inscribed By Author
Autobiography of the author who fought the Nazi ways of life until he had to leave Germany. He continued a life in politics trying to help others. 448 pages in bright clean condition INSCRIBED by AUTHOR on front endpaper For Susan Price with kind ?????? Prince Hubertus Zu Lowenstein London April 4 1968. Where ?? are I cannot make out exact words. Dustwrapper is a little rubbed on edges, browned with a few light stains on spine. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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On the Edge of the Primeval Forest, Prof. Albert Schweitzer
69 Prof. Albert Schweitzer On the Edge of the Primeval Forest
London A & C Black Ltd 1923 Reprint Boards Good Plus Good Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Experiences and observations of a doctor in equatorial Africa, reprint 1923 with 180 pages plus 4 pages of adverts, occasional small foxing spots a little heavier on first and last couple of pages, endpapers are browned. Light bumps to corners, dustwrapper worn on edges with tiny losses. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 16.99 GBP
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The Life of Lieutenant General H H Sir Pratap Singh, R B Van Wart
70 R B Van Wart The Life of Lieutenant General H H Sir Pratap Singh
London Oxford University Press 1926 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the life of Sir Pratap Singh Indian Army officer in the early 1900s. Contains 237 pages in overall bright clean condition with a few small foxing spots on outer edges of pages and some heavier foxing on the frontispiece illustration front and rear, penciled name on front endpaper, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few small marks and slight yellowing to spine, a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Levinskaya her Life and Work History of a Pioneer Movement, R M Steele
71 R M Steele Levinskaya her Life and Work History of a Pioneer Movement
Birmingham UK Allday Ltd First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Good Plus No Jacket Card Covers 11 x 9 Inches 
Very informative book on the life and work of Maria Levinskaya, Russian pianist, teacher and founder of the Levinskaya system of pianoforte technique. not dated but appears to be late 1930s 0r 1940s. Contains 28 pages in very bright clean condition just some light foxing to first couple of pages and a few small spots to outer edges of pages. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present aspublished plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated card covers are clean with very slight tanning to edges. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Stan the Man : The Autobiography, Ralph Allen John Iona  Stanley Bowles SIGNED
72 Ralph Allen John Iona Stanley Bowles SIGNED Stan the Man : The Autobiography
West Midlands UK Paper Plane Publishing 1997 1871872103 / 9781871872101 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22 X 15 Cms Inscribed By Author
No holds barred biography of Stan Bowles and his life in football, his achievments and his pitfalls. 196 pages with many photographs, INSCRIBED by STAN BOWLES on front endpaper Best wishes Geoff Stan Bowles. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean, not price clipped, a little light creasing along edges very minor. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Winston S Churchill Companion Volume II Part 1, 2 and 3, Randolph S Churchill
73 Randolph S Churchill Winston S Churchill Companion Volume II Part 1, 2 and 3
London Heinemann 1969 First Edition Illustrated Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Three volumes of the Companion Volume II parts 1/2 and 3. All first editions in bright clean condition 2159 pages in total. Dustwrappers are all lightly tanned on edgesand surface with occasional very light marks, very light rubbing to edges of boards. HEAVY BOOK S 3.9Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Pleasing copies of these collectable books. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 68.00 GBP
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A Balkan Blue Family and Military Memories, Redgrave, Roy SIGNED
74 Redgrave, Roy SIGNED A Balkan Blue Family and Military Memories
South Yorks UK Leo Cooper 2000 0850527554 / 9780850527551 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
Military memoirs INSCRIBED by ROY REDGRAVE on title page To Martin and Louise wityh good wishes Roy Redgrave August 2001. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean just the lightest of bumps to two corners very small. 250 pages with many photographs. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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A Memoir of Edward Steere D.D. L..L.D Third Missionary Bishop in Central Africa, Rev R M Heanley
75 Rev R M Heanley A Memoir of Edward Steere D.D. L..L.D Third Missionary Bishop in Central Africa
London George Bell and Sons 1888 First Edition Cloth Covered Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 19.5 x 13 Cms 
Detailed biography and history of this missionary Bishop in Africa. 446 pages with illustrations and pull out colour map. Book is overall clean just some very light foxing to first few pages,some neat ink comments in margins on a few pages, outer edges of pages a little dusty. Outer covers a little worn on corners and top and bottom of spine, cloth covered boards a little darkened, previous owners name on half title page. A pleasing sound copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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76 Robson, Bobby SIGNED Harris, Bob My Autobiography : An Englishman Abroad
London MacMillan 1998 033373484x / 9780333734841 First Edition Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Signed by Author
Autobiography of Bobby Robson, 261 pages with many photographs. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by BOBBY ROBSON on title page I do hope you like this book best wishes Bobby Robson. Book is bright and clean, small bump to top edge of board and few very light marks to boards, dustwrapper has a few light creases and small water stain on inside of wrapper which is very hard to see on the outside. A nice copy especially with signature SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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Monica : From Fear to Victory, Seles, Monica SIGNED; Richardson, Nancy Ann
77 Seles, Monica SIGNED; Richardson, Nancy Ann Monica : From Fear to Victory
London Harper Collins 1996 0002557169 / 9780002557160 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
Very bright clean hardback in dustwrapper, first edition INSCRIBED by MONICA SELES on title page Jo, Bob and Sandra Best wishes Monica Seles 96. Contains 240 pages in overall clean condition just light browning to edges of pages. Many photographs. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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To Beg I am Ashamed, Sheila Cousins
78 Sheila Cousins To Beg I am Ashamed
London George Routledge and Sons Limited 1938 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
First edition of this book a supposed autobiography of a prostitute but regarded as written by Graham Greene and or Ronald Matthews, some say wholly by one or the other others say by both. 283 pages in bright clean condition just the very occassional small foxing spot, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright, spine a tiny shade darker than book, very small bump to front bottom corner. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 285.00 GBP
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Victorian Sisters Recollections of Four Great Aunts, Sylvia McCurdy
79 Sylvia McCurdy Victorian Sisters Recollections of Four Great Aunts
London Hurst and Blackett 1940 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Authors recollections of four great aunts and victorian childhood, recounted to the author by various people who lived then. 256 pages plus 4 pages of adverts in very bright clean condition, very informative text of life in Victorian times, NO dustwrapper, outer boards clean with just very light rubbing to edges. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Path to Power, Thatcher, Margaret  SIGNED
80 Thatcher, Margaret SIGNED The Path to Power
London Harper Collins 1995 0002550504 / 9780002550505 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Signed by Author
This book from Margaret Thatcher's memoirs tells of her personal life and the formation of her character and values. 656 pages with many B/w photographs. Book is very bright and clean SIGNED by MARGARET THATCHER on first blank page just before the title page without dedication. HEAVY BOOK 1.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Dustwrapper is very bright and clean, not price clipped, a very nice copy especially with signature SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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