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A prima donna's progress: the autobiography of Joan Sutherland

By: Sutherland,Joan.

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03610

ISBN: 0297813218

Condition: Near Fine


Joan Sutherland's voice remains one of the marvels of our century. Her liquid tone, astonishing trills, range and accuracy justly earned her the title 'La Stupenda', and led to standing ovations for her performances in all the major opera houses around the world. This autobiography brings to life a remarkable career that spanned more than forty years. The book is covered in a protective plastic cover which will come with the book. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Seven Pillars of Wisdom

By: T. E. Lawrence

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1976

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Sellers ID: 03971

ISBN: 0224013416

Condition: Very Good


This is T.E. Lawrence's classic work, with the omission's of the 1955 edition later restored in 1973, now reprinted to celebrate the centenary of his birth. There is light speckling to the text block fore edge and a stamp on its base. The D/w is sun faded with an open tear to the base of the spine. View more info

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The Winding Lane.

By: Tangye, Derek

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02061

ISBN: 0718117107

Condition: Very Good


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When the wind blows.

By: Tangye, Derek.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 02059

ISBN: 0718119320

Condition: Very Good


The D/J is lightly tanned on the top back. View more info

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Michael Jackson: The Magic and the Madness

By: Taraborrelli, J. Randy.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 2003

Edition: 5th Edition

Sellers ID: 02044

ISBN: 0283073799

Condition: Very Good


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Commander: The Life and Exploits of Britain's Greatest Frigate Captain

By: Taylor, Stephen

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK., Faber & Faber: 2013

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02743

ISBN: 0571277128

Condition: Very Good


Edward Pellew, captain of the legendary ' Indefatigable ' was quite simply the greatest frigate captain in the age of sail. The likely model for Jack Aubrey in Patrick O'Brian's novels, he was orphaned at eight and fought his way up from the bottom of the Navy to fleet command and a viscountcy. Ferociously combative and an incomparable seaman. View more info

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From log-cabin to white house: Life of James a. Garsfield.

By: Thayer M. William.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Ward, Lock ,Bowden & Co.: 0

Edition: No Publishing Date

Sellers ID: 02669

Condition: Poor


This book is about the boyhood, youth, manhood and assassination of an American President James A. Garfield. The boards have been covered in brown paper and the spine has sprung and the f.e.p are grubby. this book is not in the best of condition but is still readable. View more info

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The Rolling Stones - 50. by Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts & Ronnie Wood

By: The Rolling Stones

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03150

ISBN: 0500516243

Condition: Very Good


Curated, introduced and narrated by the band themselves.' The Rolling Stones 50' is the only officially authorized book to celebrate this milestone. With privileged access to a wealth of unseen and rare material, it is packed with superb reportage photography, contact sheets, negative strips, outtakes and so much more, from every period in the band's history. With more than 1,000 illustrations, it also features some of the most rare and interesting Stones memorabilia in ... View more info

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And God Created Burton

By: Tom Rubython

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Myrtle Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04449

ISBN: 095656562X

Condition: Very Good


This book was the first complete biography of one of the greatest contemporary Welshmen who ever lived. The man conquered Hollywood in a way that no British actor had before or since, rising to become the highest earning actor Britain has ever produced. A good tight and clean copy. 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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Mike Tyson : Undisputed Truth My Autobiography

By: Tyson, Mike

Price: £15.00

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. 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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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

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Jonathan Swift

By: Victoria Glendinning

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Random House Uk: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04149

ISBN: 0091791960

Condition: Very Good


Victoria Glendinning has taken a literary zoom-lens to illuminate this proud and intractable man. She investigates at close range the main events and relationships of Swift's life, providing a compelling and provocative portrait set in a rich tapestry of controversy and paradox. The D/W has been priced clipped, and the top of the text block has speckling. View more info

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The Poets' Daughters: Dora Wordsworth and Sara Coleridge

By: Waldegrave, Katie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03479

ISBN: 0091931126

Condition: Fine


Dora Wordsworth and Sara Coleridge were lifelong friends. They were also the daughters of best friends: William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, the two poetic geniuses who shaped the romantic age. Drawing on a host of sources the author tells the never-before-told story of how two young women, born into greatness, shaped their own legacies. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Camp David

By: Walliams, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Michael Joseph Ltd: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03136

ISBN: 071815861X

Condition: Near Fine


To read Camp David is to be truly shocked, as well as tickled pink - Walliams bares his soul as never before and reveals a fascinating and complex mind. Containing extracts from his deeply private diaries, this extraordinary memoir unlocks many closely guarded secrets that until now have remained hidden in his past. There is a faint shadow of a label on the front cover. A clean and tight copy. View more info

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Fear is the Foe: A Footslogger from Normandy to the Rhine

By: Whitehouse, Stanley; Bennett, George B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Robert Hale Ltd: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02905

ISBN: 0709057040

Condition: Very Good


Unlike most war memoirs this account portrays the army's smallest fighting units - the four sections of squaddies that comprise a platoon. They scramble from hole to hole, hedge to hedge, house to house, never knowing their role in the top brass's grand strategy . They are constantly tired, hungary and terrified, and often fewer in numbers at the end of each day. The DW shows light signs of shelf wear and the text block is lightly spotted. View more info

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The Life of Sammy Davis Jr in Black & White.

By: Wil Heywood

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Aurum Press Ltd: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03758

ISBN: 1845130138

Condition: Near Fine


He was an electrifying dancer, a compulsive, adrenalin-soaked entertainer, a member of the perennially famous Rat Pack, and one of the giants of the golden age of show business. But for years he has remained hidden behind the persona he so vigorously generated, and so fiercely protected. Now, in this surprising, illuminating and compulsively readable biography, Wil Haywood takes us into the extraordinary, singular life of Sammy Davis Jr. There is light marking to the ffe... View more info

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Beyond Band of Brothers: The War Memoirs of Major Dick Winters

By: Winters, Dick; Kingseed, Cole C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Berkley Publishing Group: 2006

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02796

ISBN: 0425208133

Condition: Very Good


They were called Easy Company - but their mission was never easy. Immortalized as the Band of Brothers, they suffered 150 percent casualties while liberating - an unparalleled record of bravery under fire. Dick Winters was the commander - " the best combat leader in the World war II" to his men. This is his story - told in his own words for the first time. There is light spotting to the text block edges and the DJ shows some light creasing to its edges. View more info