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Electrogravitics II: Validating Reports on a New Propulsion Methodology (No. 2)

By: Thomas Valone

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Integrity Research Instititue: 2008

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 03698

ISBN: 0964107090

Condition: Very Good


In total, this anthology attests to the validity of the Biefeld-Brown high voltage field effect. The Science Section includes a well-known " electrokinetic force" and how it works; the proposed ion mobility explanation; and how electricity and gravitation may couple. There is light wear to the edges and corners. A good tight book View more info

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Cochrane: Britannia's Sea Wolf

By: Thomas, Donald

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co.: 1999

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03657

ISBN: 0304352829

Condition: Near Fine


The life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane is more extraordinary than that of Nelson and more than outshines his fictional counterparts, Horatio Hornblower and Jack Aubry. With a small brig-sloop he harried the French and Spanish shipping in the Mediterranean seizing over fifty vessels, one of them a powerful frigate many times the size of his own ship. Little wonder that Napoleon dubbed him ' the sea wolf '. There is a long indentation on the rear panel. A near fine, clean and t... View more info

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Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson

By: Thompson, Hunter S.

Price: £18.08

Publisher: London UK, Allen Lane.: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01995

ISBN: 1846145902

Condition: Very Good


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A Biographical Dictionary of Film

By: Thomson David

Price: £7.23

Publisher: London, Andrea Deutsch: 1995

Edition: 2nd Impression

Sellers ID: 01285

ISBN: 0233989536

Condition: Very Good


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Rosebud

By: Thomson David

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Little Brown & Co.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01355

ISBN: 0316914371

Condition: Very Good


The story of orson welles. View more info

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The Rises and Falls of the Royal Stewarts.

By: Thomson, Oliver

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, The History Press: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03659

ISBN: 0750949643

Condition: Near Fine


This is the 1,000-year saga of the remarkable family the Stuarts. They were remarkable not only for the continuity of the male line which went on for 26 generations, but also for the 340 years that they held on to sovereign power. This book tells their fascinating tale with verve and drama. There is light creasing to the head of the spine and D/W. View more info

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Selected Letters of James Thurber

By: Thurber helen & edward Weeks

Price: £9.03

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton Ltd.: 1982

Sellers ID: 01104

ISBN: 0241107067

Condition: Very Good


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A Royal Affair: George III and his Troublesome Siblings

By: Tillyard, Stella

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03602

ISBN: 0701173068

Condition: Very Good


The acclaimed author of Aristocrats returns with a major new book about a scandal-ridden family trapped between duty, desire and the protocols of royalty: the dramatic story of a king trying to hold family and state together. The hardboards have bumps to the corners and the D/w shows light shelf wear. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self

By: Tomalin, Claire

Price: £16.26

Publisher: UK., Viking: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02851

ISBN: 0670885681

Condition: Near Fine


Clair Tomalin traces Pepys's youth before the diary began, the poor taylor's son, the schoolboy who rejoiced at the execution of Charles I, the aspiring clerk working for Cromwell's senior officials and transformation in to a royalist who helped Charles II back to England and the throne. The DJ shows a little shelf wear. PLEASE NOTE : International shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Free at Last!: Diaries 1990-2001

By: Tony Benn

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04061

ISBN: 0091793521

Condition: Very Good


This volume of Tony Benn's diaries describes and comments, in a refreshing and honest way, upon the events of a momentous decade including two wars, a change of government in Britain and the emergence of New Labour. The text block is tanned, and the D/W as creasing to its edges and it is also priced clipped. View more info

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Tony Curtis :American Prince: My Autobiography

By: Tony Curtis; Peter Golenbock

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Virgin Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03825

ISBN: 1905264348

Condition: Fine


Sparing no name, no detail and no ego. Tony Curtis speaks candidly of the people he has know during his long career. From his hard-knock childhood to his wild days as a Hollywood playboy, his destructive drug addiction and his life as an artist in his eighties. Tony Curtis speaks with humour and grace about a truly amazing life. The black boards are fine, the edges of the D/W show wear. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini.

By: Translated by George Bull

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03014

Condition: Very Good


Benvenuto Cellini was born in 1500, wrote his autobiography at intervals during the years 1558-66, and died in 1571. The first printed edition of the life did not appear until 1728, and it did not become widely known outside Italy until the early nineteenth century. During past hundred years it has taken in place as the most famous, or notorious, of all autobiographies. There is very light spotting to the text block edges and slight wear to the slipcase corners. This is ... View more info

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The Golden Oriole

By: Trevelyan Raleigh

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Secker & Warberg: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01008

ISBN: 0436534037

Condition: Very Good


The D/W has a 30mm tear down the top of the spine and it is priced clipped. View more info

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Alan Clark: The Biography.

By: Trewin, Ion

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02038

ISBN: 0297850733

Condition: Very Good


There is rippling to the head and foot of the D/J and the spine is slightly cocked. View more info

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Mike Tyson : Undisputed Truth My Autobiography

By: Tyson, Mike

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., HarperSport: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02858

ISBN: 0007502516

Condition: Very Good


A bare - knuckled ,tell-all memoir from Mike Tyson, the one - time heavyweight champion of the world - and a legend both in and out of the ring. There is light marking to the text block edges. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive View more info

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Yet Being Someone Other

By: Van der Post, Laurens

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, The Hogarth Press Ltd: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02960

ISBN: 0701219009

Condition: Very Good


Yet Being Someone Other, is the most revealing book that Laurens van der Post has written about his extraordinary and eventful life, and the most far-reaching: it is a distillation of the experiences that have moved him at the deepest level of the imagination and made him the exceptional person and writer he is. A clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

Sapper Martin

By: Van Emden, Richard

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Bloomsbury Publishing: 2009

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02515

ISBN: 1408802678

Condition: Very Good


Jack Martin describes in this book the reality of life at the front in the First World War of 1914-1918. The ever present fear of death, the loneliness, and the appalling conditions in which the men lived and died - but also the support of friends and joy at the arrival of parcels from loved ones at home. Through it all , Martin maintains an extraordinary humanity and tranquility of spirit, underpinned by a wry humour. There is a tiny nick to the top front corner on the ... View more info

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Selected Letters of Vanessa Bell

By: Vanessa Bell

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03896

ISBN: 0747515506

Condition: Very Good


Vanessa Bell was a prolific letter writer, and more than six hundred spanning more than seventy years, appear in this volume. The author divides the letters chronologically and introduces each section with scene-setting biographical detailsThe corners of the boards are bumped and the text block is speckled. The D/W is creased on the top front edge which also has a small hole in it. There is a red line across the top edge of the text block. A tight , square copy. View more info

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Cecil Beaton: The Authorized Biography.

By: Vickers, Hugo

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03658

ISBN: 0297813900

Condition: Near Fine


Beaton was one of the most stylish photographers ever. He loved the theatre and all things theatrical. A total self-creation, he became the high priest of taste, a designer of genius, the intimate of Royalty. His diaries made him one of the most important chroniclers of the age. There is light marking to the text block. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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I Shall Bear Witness - The Diaries of Victor Klemperer 1933-41

By: Victor Klemperer

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03866

ISBN: 0297818422

Condition: Fine


The publication of Victor Klemperer's diaries brings to light one of the most extraordinary documents of the Nazi period. The son of a rabbi, Klemperer was in 1933 a professor of romance languages in Dresden. Over the next decade he, like other German Jews, lost his job, his house and many of his friends, even his cat, as Jews were not allowed to own pets. Powerful, precise and clear-sighted, the diaries have been hailed in Germany as the best-written, most evocative and... View more info