Books on Biography

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Sage. A Life of J D Bernal.

255p hardback in yellow boards with dark green jacket with portrait, good condition, some very ...

£20.00

La Vie Véritable du Comte Henri de Saint-Simon 1760-1825.

£12.00

336p paperback in faded yellow-green cover, fair condition with general wear, pages tanned, light ...

£12.00

Trois Portraits Littéraires.

184p hardback in red leather, good condition, light wear to corners, spine sunned, binding firm, ...

£14.00

Âmes et Visages du Vingtième Siècle.

246p paperback, good condition, light wear commensurate with age, covers tanned, spine creased, ...

£20.00

The Marquis d'Argenson and Richard II.

241p hardback in red cloth, fair condition, some light wear, spine has partly detached along one ...

£20.00

Nicholas Berdyaev. An Introduction to his Thought.

£20.00

122p hardback in green cloth, grey jacket with portrait, good copy, jacket a bit tattered, boards ...

£20.00

The Herschel Partnership. As Viewed by Caroline.

£48.00

182p hardback, green cloth in black illustrated jacket, like new condition, binding strong, pages ...

£48.00

£14.00

a collection of three offprints (1959, 1960, 1961), card cover, "All best wishes", very ...

£14.00

£14.00

36p offprint, fresh clean copy with author's warm regard, many illustrations, very good: The stone ...

£14.00

£14.00

43p offprint, fresh clean copy with author's best wishes, very good

£14.00

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36p offprint, fresh clean copy with inscription of author's greetings, very good

£10.00

34p pamphlet, grey card cover, some light soiling to pages; also included is an offprint by Lossky ...

£14.00

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14p offprint, with portrait, grey card cover, author note, inserted autograph letter signed by ...

£12.00

£12.00

26p stapled booklet, very good, a fresh and clean copy

£12.00

£28.00

this is a poor copy of this important title. Lacking title page and everything before dedication ...

£28.00

£36.00

208p green cloth, gilt bird to front board, faint ink stamp to endpaper, clean and tight copy, ...

£36.00

this is a folder with a photocopy of the essay by Traill and a pile of 23 numbered photocopies of ...

£20.00

The Story of Handel's Messiah 1741 - 1784. A Short Popular History.

£16.00

79p hardback with green dustjacket, gift inscription and postcard enclosed from the author, nice ...

£16.00

Stravinsky, transl Frederick and Ann Fuller.

£10.00

viii 264p paperback, spine a little creased, clean and firm copy, some pencil notes inside back ...

£10.00

The Unconscious Beethoven. An Essay in Musical Psychology.

£12.00

xxviii 154p hardback with green unclipped dustjacket, slight foxing to very top edge, pages clean ...

£12.00

Thine Adversaries Roar.

£24.00

xiv 137p cream paperback, very good condition, cover uncreased, obituary laid in

£24.00

Ulrich Wilamowitz-Moellendorff: An Unpublished Autobiography.

20p offprint, grey card cover with "Best, Bill, - Send me any corrections", with plates, ...

£12.00

Marc Bloch: Father, Patriot, and Teacher.

£14.00

16p large format pamphlet, grey card cover, portrait to cover, very good indeed

£14.00

Five Tributes to Ralph A Beals 1899 - 1954.

20p large format pamphlet, portrait frontispiece, grey card cover, calling card attached

£12.00

G E von Grunebaum, 1909 - 1972. In Memoriam.

12p stapled, oblong booklet, brown card cover, nice design, contributions by Speros Vyronis, ...

£16.00

Bernhard Bischoff, 1906 - 1991.

£24.00

86p slim paperback, white cover with black lettering, frontispiece, contributrions by Horst ...

£24.00

Hans Schaefer (1906 - 1961)

24p slim booklet grey paper cover, frontispiece, reproduced from typescript, very good, "with ...

£18.00

Catalogue of the Jackson Collection of Manuscript Fragments in the Royal Library, Windsor Castle, with a Memoir of Canon J E Jackson and a List of His Work.

xiii 106p plus plates bound in the back, green cloth volume, fresh and clean, with author dedication

£26.00

Neil Ripley Ker 1908 - 1982. A Memorial Address in Magdalen College Chapel.

slim pamplet, sewn, with a poem by Jane McDermott, grey card cover, excellent condition

£15.00

Energy and Empire. A Biographical Study of Lord Kelvin.

xxv 866p thick hardback with fresh dustjacket, unused copy, as new

£64.00

Griechische Profanhistoriker des fünften nachchristlichen Jahrhunderts.

large format hardback, laminated boards with white and dark burgundy panels, an excellent copy, ...

£46.00

Bunyan.

£10.00

163p hardback with white dustjacket, jacket unclipped but rather marked, foxing to page edges, ...

£10.00

The House on College Avenue: The Comptons at Wooster 1891-1913.

xxiv 265p large paperback, nice clean and tight copy, name to endpaper only, very good indeed

£18.00

Werner Jaeger Reconsidered: Proceedings of the Second Oldfather Conference, Held on the Campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

£36.00

xiv 325p large format paperback, orange lettering to front and spine, excellent condition, note by ...

£36.00

Problems in the Life and Writings of A E Housman at University College, London. The Election of 1892.

£68.00

xiii 261p large paperback, excellent fresh copy, as new, errata inserted

£68.00

Senatoren von Vespasian bis Hadrian: Prosopographische Untersuchungen mit Einschluss der Jahres- und Provinzialfasten der Statthalter.

£46.00

viii 284p original cloth, dustjacket present, bookplate, an excellent clean and tight copy, never ...

£46.00

Niels Bohr: A Centenary Volume.

£15.00

xv 403p large format paperback, dark green cover, many illustrations throughout, well preserved ...

£15.00

Those Twentieth Century Blues.

290p hardback with unclipped dustjacket, signed by the author, excellent copy, first edition

£24.00

James Joule: A Biography.

£28.00

ix 333p hardback with fresh dustjacket, never used, without name or stamp, as new

£28.00

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(No Author)

£56.00

400p paperback, clean and tight, blue illustrated jacket, very well preserved, clean and tight ...

£56.00

Four Soviet Scholars : T A Bykova + A D Lyublinskaya, M P Alekseev + E Laucevicius: Portraits and a few References.

£12.00

14p stapled booklet with portraits, bibliography, Butler sonnet (Not on sad Stygian shore…) in ...

£12.00

A Structural Study of Autobiography: Proust, Leiris, Sartre, Lévi-Strauss.

246p hardback, orange dustjacket present, a clean and well preserved copy oif the first edition, ...

£16.00

Avoid Boring People. Lessons from a Life in Science.

£8.00

xi 347p white paperback, very good condition, almost as new

£8.00

The Devil Drives. A Life of Sir Richard Burton.

£20.00

390p large format hardback, gilt décor to spine, plates, cloth a little soiled to back and a hint ...

£20.00

A Federigo Melis.
(No Author)

£36.00

62p slim booklet, large format with frontispiece portrait, includes bibliography of his writings, ...

£36.00

Carrie Chapman Catt: A Life of Leadership.

£14.00

85p paperback, excellent clean copy, the ISBN given on the book (1883058791) appears ambiguous

£14.00

Le Duc de Beauvillier 1648 - 1714.

625p original paperback with flaws, binding weak, old tape to hold spine together, pages clean, ...

£20.00

Mémoires de Robert Challes, Écrivain du Roi. Un Colonial au Temps de Colbert.

xxii 301p original paperback with faint blue paper cover, a well preserved copy, paper bright, ...

£36.00

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