Books on Biography

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My First Seventy-Six Years.

vi 552p hardback, protective laminate cover applied to dustjacket, frontispiece, plates, clean ...

£58.00

Sir Hans Singer. The Life and Work of a Development Economist.

£26.00

xxviii 349p paperback, original price label attached, a clean copy, firm binding, cover edges ...

£26.00

Thomas Keith's Scotland.

£16.00

x 86p paperback, a fresh copy, clean pages, firm binding, name to endpaper, a very good copy

£16.00

The Seed is Mine. The Life of Kas Maine, a South African Sharecropper 1894 - 1985.

xvi 649p hardback, dustjacket in excellent condition, a fresh copy, clen pages, firm binding, gift ...

£14.00

Back to Bokhara.

156p hardback, dustjacket in very good condition with additional protective clear sleeve in place, ...

£10.00

Modern Athenians 1946.

£8.00

78p large format hardback, black cloth with white lettering to front, illustrated, clean pages, ...

£8.00

Gwen Raverat. Friends, Family and Affections.

438p large hardback with illustrated purple dustjacket, small tear to front endpaper, otherwise as ...

£20.00

John Dowland.

£48.00

528p large cream paperback, light wear to cover, pages fresh and clean, binding firm, new and ...

£48.00

Early Lyrics. Recently Discovered Among Letters to his Schoolmaster and Friend George Ogilvie.

28p sewn booklet, cover in very good condition, binding tight, clean pages, name to green endpaper, ...

£16.00

African Development. Adebayo Adedeji's Alternative Strategies.

£10.00

xvi 232p hardback, frontispiece portrait, some lines to page margins, text unaffected, firm ...

£10.00

Vladimir Nabokov.

£8.00

ix 146p small format paperback, full colour pages in excellent condition, original price label to ...

£8.00

El Hotel Pez Espada y su Contribucion al Desarrollo Turistico.

£18.00

220p hardback, a fresh copy, clean pages, firm binding, in excellent condition, like new, scarce

£18.00

The Idea of History. An Autobiography. Russian Translation.

£120.00

485p burgundy cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine, blindstamp detail to front, author portrait ...

£120.00

The Sun Life Story 1810 - 1985.

£14.00

106p oblong format paperback, illustrated, clean full colour pages, a very good copy

£14.00

Cymry Enwog.

v 132p small format booklet, green paper cover, clean pages, firm, in very good condition, a scarce ...

£18.00

Maine de Biran et Bergson.

£14.00

this is a 80 page offprint bound in plain boards with green cloth spine, a few marginal pencil ...

£14.00

Prisoner's Base and Home Again.

£12.00

192p hardback with burgundy bopards, a clean and tight copy, no stamps, no names, first ...

£12.00

A Don at War.

£24.00

288p hardback very fresh dustjacket, excellent copy of the first edition

£24.00

A Galloway Childhood.

£12.00

182p hardback with green dustjacket, very good, clean copy

£12.00

The Happy Hunted.

£16.00

392p red cloth fresh and clean, with frontispiece, folded maps, excellent fresh copy, first ...

£16.00

The Downfall of Three Dynasties.

397p original red cloth with gil lettering to spine, frontispiece, paper with some signs of foxing ...

£20.00

University College of Wales, Aberystwyth. Ifor L Evans. Principal, 1934 - 1952.

£12.00

24p pamphlet with portrait frontispiece, tributes and biographical notes about Evans and his work

£12.00

Chateaubriand, Madame Recamier et les Memoires d'Outre-Tombe.

498p large format paperback with red lettering to front, frontispiece, many plates in the text, ...

£34.00

The Characters of Love: A Study in the Literature of Personality.

£12.00

295p fresh and tight paperback, excellent copy, detailed studies of the theme of love in Troilus ...

£12.00

Tagebuch einer Einsamen.

lxxvi 355p hardback with fresh dustjacket, as new, with gift inscription

£14.00

Thomas Bewick and his Pupils.

xviii 232p superb half calf binding with floral paper to boards = endpapers, five bands to spine, ...

£120.00

The Young Thomas Hardy.

xi 259p large hardback with fresh dustjacket, plates, bibliography, a nice copy, first edition

£8.00

Who's Who 1937. An Annual Biographical Dictionary. 89th Year of Issue.

£56.00

lxii 3755p overthick volume heavy red cloth, spine darkend but holding, inner hinges yielding but ...

£56.00

Who's Who 1956. An Annual Biographical Dictionary. 108th Year of Issue.

£44.00

50p xii 3301p, overthick volume heavy red cloth, a tight and clean copy, no stamps, names, no ...

£44.00

The Years Between. Diaries 1939 - 44.

£14.00

352p hardback with worn and torn dustjacket mostly present, frotnispiece, plates, a clean copy of ...

£14.00

Clifford of the Cabal: A Life of Thomas, First Lord Clifford of Chudleigh, Lord High Treasurer of England. (1630 - 1673)

£36.00

xix 350p burgudy cloth fresh and tight, gilt lettering to spine bright, frontispiece, a very well ...

£36.00

A-Sitting on a Gate. Autobiography.

£12.00

ix 195p hardback with fresh dustjacket, clean copy, very good

£12.00

The Terror of Tobermory: An Informal Biography of Vice-Admiral Sir Gilbert Stephenson.

£16.00

196p hardback with fresh dustjacket, many plates, excellent clean copy, first edition

£16.00

Six British Soldiers.

£14.00

272p original red cloth with gilt lettering to spine, a tight and clean copy of the first edition, ...

£14.00

The Life and Letters of Edward Young.

289p green cloth with gilt lettering to fornt, a tight and clean copy, with frontispiece and ...

£16.00

Sir James Y Simpson.

160p bright red cloth fresh and tight, black and gilt highlights, spine bright, very good indeed, ...

£12.00

Memories.

£24.00

x 390p thick hardback, small format, yellow dustjacket repaired with tape, very good indeed

£24.00

Victoria of England.

£12.00

vii 399p paperback, pink card cover, dustjacket is present, name to endpaper, text fresh, a very ...

£12.00

Brother to the Ox: The Autobiography of a Farmer's Boy.

£12.00

vii 252p green hardback with black lettering, Prefatory Letter by the Duke of Portland, still very ...

£12.00

Danton. A Life.

£12.00

380p small format, blue cloth with floral design, frontispiece, a nice and clean copy

£12.00

Sherston's Progress.

334p green cloth firm, book is clean and unmarked, very good, minor signs of age

£8.00

Napoleon.

£12.00

256p full leather binding with "E pur si muove" to front, spine well preserved but a ...

£12.00

The Life of Mazzini.

£10.00

xv 380p grey cloth, floral carpet design to spine, pages are bright and unmarked, a firm copy, very ...

£10.00

The Inner Life of Empires: An Eighteenth-Century History.

ix 482p hardback with dustjacket, as new

£12.00

As I Recall.

£16.00

290p hardback with black dustjacket (a little creased), many plates, well preserved, first edition, ...

£16.00

Jesus. In History, Legend, Scripture, and Tradition.

£110.00

2 volume complete set, fresh, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new, still sealed

£110.00

Sex Ed, Segregated. The Quest for Sexual Knowledge in Progressive-Era America.

£78.00

xvi 212p hardback, a fresh copy, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new

£78.00

Becoming a Romanov. Grand Duchess Elena of Russia and Her World (1807- 1873)

xiii 326p hardback, a fresh copy, in excellent condition, clean and firm, new

£78.00

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