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Reluctctant Pioneer the Life and Elizabeth Wordsworth, Battiscombe Georgina
1 Battiscombe Georgina Reluctctant Pioneer the Life and Elizabeth Wordsworth
London Constable and Co Ltd 1978 0094612005 / 9780094612006 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Poor Book 8vo - over 7 
Elizabeth Wordsworth deserves to be held in rememberance not only for her great achievments in the cause of women's education but also as a gifted,original and supremely entertaining personality.This is a First Ed hardback book in V/G condition, the D/W as some small nick's and is slightly rippled along the top but is still V/G. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
2 Beevor, Anthony The Mystery of Olga Chekhova
UK Viking 2004 0670915203 / 9780670915200 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This is the extraordinary tale of how one family survived the Russian revolution, the civil war, the rise of Hitler, the Stalinist terror and the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union. The top corner of the black boards is bumped and the D/W shows some shelf wear. there is a spot on the fore edge of the text block. A good tight copy 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Jolly Green Giant, Bellamy, David
3 Bellamy, David Jolly Green Giant
UK Century 2002 0712683593 / 9780712683593 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Here, in his own infectious style, David Bellamy tells the story of how he came to be one of Britain's best-loved botanist, campaigner and broadcasters. The text block is a little discoloured, and the D/J shows light shelf-wear with a small tear on the top front corner PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Speaking for Myself: The Autobiography., Blair, Cherie
4 Blair, Cherie Speaking for Myself: The Autobiography.
Uk Little, Brown 2008 1408700980 / 9781408700983 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
There is some shelf wear to the board edges an the D/J has creasing on the head and foot of the spine there is also a small tear on the head of the spine and there is wear to the top corners. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Lantern Slides: The Diaries and Letters of Violet Bonham Carter 1904-1914, Bonham Carter, Mark. & Mark Pottle
5 Bonham Carter, Mark. & Mark Pottle Lantern Slides: The Diaries and Letters of Violet Bonham Carter 1904-1914
UK Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd 1996 0297816497 / 9780297816492 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Through these remarkable diaries and letters, published for the first time, the decade before the first world war- is seen from a unique ringside seat, social as well as political. Violet Bonham Carter is revealed as a diary and letter writer par excellence, recording a way of life in a world that was soon to disappear for ever. The d/j has crimping to its edges and light wear to the head of the spine. A good. clean and tight copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
6 Braithwaite E.c Davies Contract
Cheshire Braithwaite 2001 072233348X / 9780722333488 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Poor Book 8vo - over 7 Signed by Author(s)

Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Davies Creation, Braithwaite E.c
7 Braithwaite E.c Davies Creation
Warrington Cheshire Horseshoe Pub 1998 1899310118 / 9781899310111 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 Signed by Author(s)

Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
8 Braithwaite E.c Davies Destiny
Cheshire Braithwaite 2003 0722335237 / 9780722335239 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 Signed by Author(s)

Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Davies Progress, Braithwaite E.c
9 Braithwaite E.c Davies Progress
Cheshire Braithwaite 2002 0072233389 / 9780072233384 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 Signed by Author(s)

Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Loosing My Virginity., Branson Richard.
10 Branson Richard. Loosing My Virginity.
London Virgin 1998 1852276843 / 9781852276843 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 Signed by Author(s)
This book is signed and with a dedication by the author with a dedication ,but we assume it is auto-pen written. It is a 1st ed. in very good condition and is not priced clipped. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Hitler's Piano Player.confidant of Hitler,ally of FDR., Conradi Peter.
11 Conradi Peter. Hitler's Piano Player.confidant of Hitler,ally of FDR.
Gerald Duckworth. 2005 0715633732 / 9780715633731 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 
Newly declassified documents,interviews with suviving members of Hansfstaengl's family, and original writings by Ernst Hansfstaengl himself, Peter Conradi recounts the remarkable life and histories, personal link between Hitler and FDR.There is a small tear to front d/w fold on the top front 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Fred; The Definitive Biography Of Fred Dibnah, David, Hall.
12 David, Hall. Fred; The Definitive Biography Of Fred Dibnah
London UK Bantam Press 2006 0593058046 / 9780593058046 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This definitive biography will delight Fred's many fans 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured, Harrison, Katheryn
13 Harrison, Katheryn Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured
USA Doubleday 2014 0385531206 / 9780385531207 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
A girl walks into a prophecy and winds up a myth. How does that even happen? In this book the author makes the most improbable of lives - that of the restless farmer's daughter who casts a spell over fifteenth century France - seem possible again. Working from trial records and modern literature, the bible and Bresson. The author marshals all the forces. There is a red mark on the base of the text block which denotes it has a remainder book. A good clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Watching Monty :, Henderson Johnny; Jamie Douglas-Home
14 Henderson Johnny; Jamie Douglas-Home Watching Monty :
UK Sutton Publishing Ltd. 2005 0750941006 / 9780750941006 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Drawing on his own unpublished private photograph albums and the photographic collections of the Imperial War Museum, Henderson relates his time as Monty's ADC, from the Western Desert to Berlin, in the form of a photographic anecdotal scrap book. His pithy observations of life at Tac HQ make a unique contribution to our understanding of what made Monty 'tick', and shows us a less well-known but lighter side of Britain's greatest soldier of modern times. The DJ shows light creasing to the top of the rear panel. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Vets might fly, Herriot, James.
15 Herriot, James. Vets might fly
london Michael Joseph Ltd 1976 0718115120 / 9780718115128 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 larry 
The book is in good condition the cover is a bit rubbed but is in sound condition with no tears and is not price clipped. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Home from the Hill, Hook, Hilary; Wilfred Thesiger
16 Hook, Hilary; Wilfred Thesiger Home from the Hill
UK The Sportsman's Press 1987 0948253134 / 9780948253133 Reprint. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In Home from the Hill. Hillary Hook vividly recalls his adventures in distant lands and evokes memories of an era which was brought to an end by the changing circumstances of the modern world. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Peter Scott: Painter and Naturalist, Huxley, Elspeth
17 Huxley, Elspeth Peter Scott: Painter and Naturalist
UK Faber & Faber 1993 0571161464 / 9780571161461 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Described by David Bellamy as the 'father of conservation' and by David Attenborough as its patron saint, Peter Scott led a crusade for endangered wildlife which captured the imagination of an entire generation. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
18 Isherwood, Christopher The Sixties: Diaries Volume Two 1960-1969:
UK Chatto & Windus 2010 0701169400 / 9780701169404 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This is the second volume of Christopher Isherwood's remarkable diaries opens on his fifty-sixth birthday as the fifties give way to the decade of social and sexual revolution. They are most revealing about isherwood himself - his fiction, his film writing, his college teaching, and his affair of the heart. The D/W shows light shelf wear. A clean and tight copy 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
A Fierce Quality: A Biography of Brigadier Alastair Pearson, James, Julian
19 James, Julian A Fierce Quality: A Biography of Brigadier Alastair Pearson
UK. Leo Cooper 1989 0850523621 / 9780850523621 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Alastair Pearson, the subject of this biography, is one of the very small band of men to have achieved the distinction of winning the DSO and three bars. Add to this the fact that he also won the Military Cross and is further entitled to the post-nominal letters CB, OBE, TD and HML and it will be readily understood that this is a book about a very remarkable man. Pearson as this book leaves you in no doubt, was the fighting soldier par excellence. There is an EX Libris label on the F.E.P bearing the former owner's name . There is also a long mark , up to 13 cm long between the front pastdown and the f.e.p. The text block shows light marking on the page edges. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
 
Killing My Own Snakes, Lesley Ann
20 Lesley Ann Killing My Own Snakes
Macmillian 2008 023001593X / 9780230015937 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
This is an account of the extraordinary life of a daily mail and fleet street legend. it is a first edition hardback with d/w which has slight rubbing to the gold Ann lesley title it also has a dedication on the title page, the book is in a very good state. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
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