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The Marlboroughs: John and Sarah Churchill, 1650-1744

By: Christopher Hibbert

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Viking: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04857

ISBN: 0670886777

Condition: Near Fine


This book both traces the career of one of the eighteenth century's most intriguing and gifted men and, as a duel biography, provides a convincing portrait of his wife, the outrageous, quarrelsome, amusing and ultimately endearing Sarah, who became so inordinately rich and who, after her husband's death, bought to a triumphant conclusion that great memorial to his achievements, Sir John Vambrugh's masterpiece, Blenheim Palace. The d/w as been priced clipped. View more info

True Hallucinations: Being an Account of the Author's Extraordinary Adventures in the Devil's Paradise

By: Terence McKenna

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, HarperOne: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04917

ISBN: 0062506528

Condition: Very Good


This mesmerizing, surreal account of the bizarre adventures of Terence McKenna, his brother Dennis, and a small band of their friends, is a wild ride of exotic experience and scientific discovery. There is annotation in pencil on the inside of the rear cover. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info