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Harriette Wilson's Memoirs

By: Lesley Blanch

Price: £16.26

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1979

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Sellers ID: 00698

Condition: Very Good


The case on this folio society book is torn down the seam. View more info

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Napoleon and Betsy: Recollections of Napoleon at St Helena

By: Lucia Elizabeth Abell

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, Fonthill Media: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03761

ISBN: 1781550344

Condition: Fine


The story of Napoleon and Betsy Balcombe is an unusual and fascinating tale. A fallen Emperor who once controlled most of Europe makes friends with an impudent, pretty and spirited young English girl, who had only recently celebrated her thirteenth birthday. A fine clean and tight copy. View more info

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Memories of the Mogul Court

By: Manucci, Niccolao.( Edited by Michael Edwardes.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society Ltd: 0

Sellers ID: 03013

Condition: Very Good


Manucci was by no means a detached observer. He was to close to the court to be objective. But he has a naivety of the expanding eye - a Pepys or Greville, without the polish. Through him a forgotten era lives again in all its paradoxical brutality and refinement. The slipcase is marked and worn on the corners. View more info

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Lord Byron: Accounts Rendered

By: Moore, Doris Langley

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, John Murray Publishers: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03444

ISBN: 0719530954

Condition: Near Fine


Byron's life was cut short at thirty-six, but he had lived it so fully and among such varied scenes that a wealth of biographical material has come down to prosperity. The author is one of the few people who has sorted through these papers to find the man behind the myth. There is a gift dedication on the fep. The black boards has bumps to the top corners, the d/j does show light shelf wear to its edges. A good , clean copy. View more info

Boswell's London Journal

By: Pottle,Frederick A. (editor )

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1985

Sellers ID: 00700

Condition: Very Good


The case has light marks on it. View more info

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Life ; An unauthorised Biography

By: Richard Fortey

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, the Folio Society: 2008

Edition: Folio Society

Sellers ID: 03862

Condition: Fine


This book covers the natural history of the first four thousand million years of life on Earth. A beautifully illustrated book, with an illustrated panel on the slipcase. A fine, clean and tight copy. View more info

The Genius of James Thurber

By: Rosen. J. Rosen ( Editor )

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Sellers ID: 00699

Condition: Very Good


There is a small mark on the spine . View more info

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Memoirs of a Foxhunting Man

By: Sasson, Siegfried.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1971

Edition: Folio edition

Sellers ID: 03102

Condition: Very Good


This book is an inspired picture of something that none of us will ever see again and all to few of us can remember - a picture of the English countryside as it he slipcase shows wear to its corners. There is light marking to the front of the text block. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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English Eccentrics

By: Sitwell, Edith

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Folio Society: 1994

Edition: Folio edition

Sellers ID: 03118

Condition: Very Good


Eccentricity, is something related to those inner resources with which some people decide to confront the vicissitudes of life in general. However this may be, this volume can br recommended as an introductory text for students of the subject. Both the slipcase and book are in clean tight condition. PLEASE NOTE : International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 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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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

The Princes in the Tower

By: Weir Alison

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1999

Edition: Folio Society

Sellers ID: 00554

Condition: Very Good


both the hardcover and the slipcase are v/good. View more info