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Aggers' Ashes

By: Agnew, Jonathan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London UK, Harper Collins Publishers: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01892

ISBN: 0007343124

Condition: Very Good


With additional contributions from BBC's cricket bloggers and the renowned Test Match Special statistician , Andrew Samson , Aggers Ashes is the only companion you will need to relive those glorious days when history was made down under. View more info

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Letters From A Lost Generation: First World War Letters of Vera Brittain and Four Friends

By: Alan Bishop and Mark Bostridge ( Editors )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04210

ISBN: 0316646644

Condition: Near Fine


Letters from a Lost generation' ia a memorable selection of letters, written in the years 1913 to 1918, between Vera Brittain and four young men - her fiance, her younger brother and their two close friends, whose experiences in the First World War, in which all four men were killed, inspired her famous autobiography, ' A Testament of Youth.' A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Life on Air: Memoirs of a Broadcaster

By: Attenborough, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Domino Books Ltd: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02147

ISBN: 0563534613

Condition: Very Good


Amused and amusing, the working memoirs of one of the most influential, admired and best - liked figures in English television. When 26, he applied for a job in the BBC - which then meant radio - and was promptly turned down. But someone saw his rejected application and asked, would he like to try television? He would and 50 years later he is still at it. Elegantly told, often funny, here is his story. The D/W as been priced clipped. View more info

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Jolly Green Giant

By: Bellamy, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Century: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03146

ISBN: 0712683593

Condition: Very Good


Here, in his own infectious style, David Bellamy tells the story of how he came to be one of Britain's best-loved botanist, campaigner and broadcasters. The text block is a little discoloured, and the D/J shows light shelf-wear with a small tear on the top front corner View more info

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Untold Stories

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03026

ISBN: 0571228305

Condition: Very Good


Untold Stories, is Alan Bennett's first collection of prose since ' Writing Home ' and takes in all his major writings over the last ten years. Also included are his much - celebrated diaries for the years 1996 to 2004. This book is a matchless and unforgettable anthology. The top of the text block has some light spotting. The D/W shows signs of light shelf -wear. A good clean tight copy. View more info

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The Guns of War.

By: Blackburn, George

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK., Robinson Publishing: 2000

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02776

ISBN: 1841192104

Condition: Good


This masterpiece of the literature of war is written without melodrama or vanity, but with clarity, passion and honesty and makes a totally absorbing and painfully vivid 1000 page eye - witness account of some of the most bitter fighting of World War II. The covers are protected in a plastic jacket. and show some light ware to the edges and corners. View more info

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Speaking for Myself: The Autobiography.

By: Blair, Cherie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Little, Brown: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02050

ISBN: 1408700980

Condition: Good


There is some shelf wear to the board edges an the D/J has creasing on the head and foot of the spine there is also a small tear on the head of the spine and there is wear to the top corners. View more info

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Botham Head on The Autobiography

By: Botham Ian

Price: £10.84

Publisher: Ebury Press.: 2007

Edition: 5th Printing.

Sellers ID: 00167

ISBN: 0091921481

Condition: Fine


Sir Ian Botham voted the greatist english cricketer of the 20th century by the fans,was a geuine all rounder who ,when on form was simply unstoppable.this is a 5th impression in hard covers which is in fine condotion as is the D/W View more info

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Loosing My Virginity.

By: Branson Richard.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Virgin: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 00056

ISBN: 1852276843

Condition: Very Good


This book is signed and with a dedication by the author with a dedication ,but we assume it is auto-pen written. It is a 1st ed. in very good condition and is not priced clipped. View more info

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Charles Laughton: A Difficult Actor

By: Callow, Simon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03082

ISBN: 0413587703

Condition: Very Good


Most actors are lucky to leave behind one memorable role. Charles Laughton's gift to the world- and to mimics - is unique. Not just one but three universally recognised creations; the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Henry VIII and Captain Bligh. These and glimpses of the complex actor behind them- live on, years after his death. The text block is lightly tanned with some spotting. View more info

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Catch a Wave: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson

By: Carlin, Peter, James

Price: £16.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Rodale Books: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03042

ISBN: 1594863202

Condition: Very Good


Despite their utopian visions, infectious hooks, and stunning harmonies, the Beach Boys were beset by abuse, jealousy, and terrifying mental illness. In this book the author pulls back the curtains on Brian Wilson. One of popular music's most revered luminaries, as well as its biggest mystery. There is a black mark on the top of the text block which could mean it was a publishers remainder book. The D/W shows light wear to its corners. View more info

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My Manchester United Years.

By: Charlton, Sir Bobby.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 00010

ISBN: 0755316193

Condition: Very Good


A 1st Edition secondhand book signed 'To Mark Bobby Charlton', not priced clipped. Both book and dustwrapper are in very good condition.In this first part of Sir Bobby Charlton's autobiography he describes his early life growing up in a tight- knit mining community in the North- East of England and charts his extraordinary career at Manchester United. View more info

The Last of the Last: The Final Survivor of the First World War

By: Choules, Claude.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Mainstream Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02309

ISBN: 1845966317

Condition: Very Good


In 2009, aged 108, Claude Choules became the last man alive to have been on active service before the 1918 Armistice and the last who served in both world wars. This engaging, wryly humorous autobiography reflects the amiable nature of a truly unique man, the world's last living combatant of the First World War. View more info

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Boundless Horizons:: The Autobiography of Chris Bonington

By: Chris Bonington

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03956

ISBN: 0297646354

Condition: Very Good


This is the omnibus version of Chris Bonington's three volumes of his autobiography. The front blue board has a scratch on its face. The D/W has wear to its edges and corners. View more info

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Eric Clapton : The Autobiography.

By: Clapton, Eric & Christopher Simon Sykes

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Century Publishing Ltd: 2007

Edition: 5th Edition

Sellers ID: 02051

ISBN: 1846055075

Condition: Very Good


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A Time to Lead: For Duty, Honor and Country

By: Clark, Wesley K.; Carhart, Tom

Price: £16.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Palgrave Macmillan Trade: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02837

ISBN: 1403984743

Condition: Very Good


After rising to the rank of four - star general as Nato's Supreme Allied Commander in Europe. Wesley Clark was drafted by popular demand to run for the Democratic U.S. presidential nomination in 2003, becoming a major leadership figure in politics. Here, for the first time, he uses his unique life experiences to reveal his vision for America. There is light wear to the edges of the boards and the text block has light spotting to its edges. View more info

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My Life.

By: Clinton, Bill

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02036

ISBN: 0091795273

Condition: Very Good


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Autobiography

By: Cooper, Henry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co Ltd: 1972

Edition: 2nd Impression

Sellers ID: 03300

ISBN: 0304290432

Condition: Very Good


This is Henry Coopers warm- hearted, highly entertaining autobiography. Remembered for putting Cassius Clay on the floor with his famous left hook called " Enery's 'ammer". This book will delight all boxing fans and especially those who still remember Henry Cooper. The text block has light spotting to its edges and the D/W also shows light edgewear, it is also priced-clipped. There is a christmas gift message in ink on the front end paper. ' Have a thumping good Xmas Dad, Mike '. It is still a good copy. View more info

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Matt Dawson - Nine Lives: The Autobiography

By: Dawson, Matt; Spink, Alex

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London UK, HarperCollins/Willow: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01990

ISBN: 0007165668

Condition: Very Good


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Rifling Through My Drawers

By: Dickson Wright, Clarissa

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03140

ISBN: 0340977450

Condition: Very Good


With her inimitable wit and outspoken views, Clarissa Dickson Wright opens her diary and us on a journey around her life. There is light rippling to the top edge of the D/J. A good clean tight copy. View more info