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Image for Fred: the definitive biography of Fred Dibnah

Fred: the definitive biography of Fred Dibnah

By: Hall, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bantam Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 21151

ISBN: 0593058046

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, unread. xxii + 328 pages, many photos on plates, list of programmes; View more info

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Fred: the definitive biography of Fred Dibnah

By: Hall, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bantam Press: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 21152

ISBN: 0593058046

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, unread. xxii + 328 pages, many photos on plates, list of programmes; View more info

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Mary Church: the story of a foundling

By: Hall, Susanne

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Diss, Groundnut Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21955

ISBN: 0952714159

Condition: Fine


Very clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, appears little used, no inscriptions. 108 pages, colour and b/w photographs in the text; 0.63 x 9.37 x 6.69 Inches View more info

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John Logie Baird and Television

By: Hallett, Michael

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hove, Priory Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16142

ISBN: 0850782287

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 96 pages, over 50 illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. ; View more info

As it was

By: Hardy, Lady Violet

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Christopher Johnson: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 54774

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in maroon cloth with faded gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners and small area of wear on the spine, name on front endpaper. 196 pages, 10 photos on plates, View more info

Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind letters 1936-1949

By: Harwell, Richard (ed) & Mitchell, Margaret

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 1987

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 57425

ISBN: 0283995076

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a short closed tear at top of front foldover. xxxviii + 442 pages, index View more info

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A Yorkshire boyhood

By: Hattersley, Roy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chatto and Windus: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27679

ISBN: 0701126132

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with a neat name on the front endpaper, but no other marks or inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. viii + 216 pages, 15 photos on plates; View more info

Image for Lizzie Siddal: the tragedy of a Pre-Raphaelite supermodel

Lizzie Siddal: the tragedy of a Pre-Raphaelite supermodel

By: Hawksley, Lucinda

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch Ltd: 2008

Edition: Reprint; Third Printing

Seller ID: 56981

ISBN: 023300050X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. x + 230 pages, colour photos on plates, notes, bibliography, index View more info

Image for Ram Tam, Middle Brew and Pinkie

Ram Tam, Middle Brew and Pinkie

By: Hay, David

Price: £6.25

Publisher: Edinburgh, Paul Harris: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3111

ISBN: 086228094x

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


An unmarked hardback in an unclipped dustjacket. Autobiography of a very full life, with much on Northumberland, the RAF, the BBC, sailing & running a nature reserve. Makes you tired just reading about it! ; Photographs View more info

Image for Opposite the Cross Keys: an East Anglian childhood

Opposite the Cross Keys: an East Anglian childhood

By: Haymon, Sylvia

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Constable: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 8491

ISBN: 0094683409

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


An unmarked book in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is a little edgeworn. 240 pages, photo frontispiece. First volume of autobiography by the award winning crime novelist.; View more info

Image for An Indian outcaste: the autobiography of an untouchable

An Indian outcaste: the autobiography of an untouchable

By: Hazari

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Bannisdale Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34867

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Reading copy, ex library with the usual stamps on the front endpapers, open tear on page 132, but otherwise clean and complete. 152 pages View more info

Image for Emma Darwin: the inspirational wife of a genius

Emma Darwin: the inspirational wife of a genius

By: Healey, Edna

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 31884

ISBN: 0747275793

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + 372 pages, 47 illustrations on plates, genealogies, bibliography, index; View more info

Image for Memories of Father Healy of Little Bray

Memories of Father Healy of Little Bray

By: Healy, Father

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley & Sons: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47917

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Clean hardback bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth is worn at corners and dulled at the spine, WHS label on front pastedown, no inscriptions. x + 348 pages, tissue guarded portrait frontispiece, appendix. View more info

Marco: the making of Marco Pierre White, the sharpest chef in history

By: Hennessy, Charles

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55693

ISBN: 009186819X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket, which is sunned at the spine. 224 pages, photos on 14 plates, index. Includes several of Marco's own recipes. View more info

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A month in Paris

By: Henrey, Mrs Robert

Price: £6.50

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40982

Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book, corners bumped and spine ends worn, foxing to endpapers. Has a neat prize inscription on the second blank endpaper, to the author Joyce Bell for first prize in a short story competition from the Society of Women Writers & Journalists. The unclipped dustjacket is very worn at bottom edge and foldovers with repairs and loss to top edge and spine. 244 pages, frontispiece is a portrait of the author by Honor Earl View more info

Panorama 1900 - 1942

By: Herd, Harold

Price: £7.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53707

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with white titles, cloth rubbed on front cover and at spine ends, no inscriptions. 186 pages, photos on plates View more info

Image for Mistress to an age: the life of Madame de Stael

Mistress to an age: the life of Madame de Stael

By: Herold, J. Christopher

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Ltd: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34865

ISBN: 0241117623

Condition: Good


Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine slightly creased, ring marks on the front cover, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. 486 pages, 15 photos on plates, bibliography, index View more info

Image for Rider Haggard: the great storyteller

Rider Haggard: the great storyteller

By: Higgins, D. S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2013

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 57203

ISBN: 1481895389

Condition: Fine


Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 400 pages, notes, extensive bibliography. New revised edition View more info

Image for Mistress Peachum's pleasure: a biography of Lavinia, Duchess of Bolton

Mistress Peachum's pleasure: a biography of Lavinia, Duchess of Bolton

By: Hilton, Lisa

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27067

ISBN: 0297847686

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. xx + 204 pages, colour and b/w photos on plates, notes, bibliography, index View more info

Image for Raymond Chandler: a biography

Raymond Chandler: a biography

By: Hiney, Tom

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19477

ISBN: 0701163100

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. x + 310 pages, 17 photos on plates, notes, index; View more info