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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
 
 
The Mystery of Olga Chekhova, Beevor, Anthony
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 
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
 
 
The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Family's Century of Art and Loss, de Waal, Edmund
13 de Waal, Edmund The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Family's Century of Art and Loss
USA Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010 0374105979 / 9780374105976 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The Ephrussis were a grand family, as rich and respected as the Rothschilds, who " burned like a comet " in nineteenth century Paris and Vienna society. Yet by the end of World War II, almost the only thing remaining of their vast empire was a collection of 264 wood and ivory carvings, none of them larger than a matchbox. Edmund De Waal unfolds the story of a remarkable family and a tumultuous century. A good, clean and tight 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
 
 
Isaiah Berlin: A Life, Ignatieff, Michael
18 Ignatieff, Michael Isaiah Berlin: A Life
UK Chatto & Windus 1998 0701163259 / 9780701163259 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Not only is Isiah Berlin thought to be the greatest and most humane of modern liberal philosophers , but his life story presents a vivid and thought-provoking chronicle of our time. Berlin agreed to talk to the author about his past, and from this sprang a rich, spreading sequence of conversations with continued through his final decade; the result is the first, full authorised biography. The text block has a little spotting to its front edge. The D/W ha some wear to its corners and edges. It is still a good tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping ( second class ) is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
North Face of Soho Unreliable Memoirs Vol 1V, James Clive
19 James Clive North Face of Soho Unreliable Memoirs Vol 1V
London Picador. 2006 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 
the d/w is lightly scuffed with small tear at the bottom on the back. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
20 James Clive The Crystal Bucket
London Johnathan Cape 1981 0224018906 / 9780224018906 First Edition Hardcover Poor Poor Book 8vo - over 7 
This book is a second selection from Clive James's weekly television column, which was required Sunday reading for over a million people in Britain .This is a hardback book in V/G condition as is the D/W. there is a dedication on the ffep. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
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