Category: Biography, Autobiography, Memoirs

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Image for The Mystery of Lewis Carroll : Discovering the whimsical, Thoughtful, and Sometimses Lonely Man Who Created Alice in Wonderland

The Mystery of Lewis Carroll : Discovering the whimsical, Thoughtful, and Sometimses Lonely Man Who Created Alice in Wonderland

By: Woolf, Jenny

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., St. Martins Press: 2010

Edition: First U.S. Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 028664

ISBN: 1906598681

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book. View more info

Virgiinia Woolf : Moments of Being: Unpublished Autobiographical Writings

By: Woolf, Virginia; Schulkind, Jeanne (edited with an introduction and Notes by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.K., Sussex University Press: 1976

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 027147

ISBN: 0856210501

Condition: Very Good


PO name/date ffep, D/W price-clipped.. View more info

Image for Built of Books: How Reading Defined the Life of Oscar Wilde

Built of Books: How Reading Defined the Life of Oscar Wilde

By: Wright, Thomas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Henry Holt & Co: 2009

Seller ID: 025103

ISBN: 0805092463

Condition: Nr. Fine


"This intimate account of Oscar Wilde's life and writings is richer, livelier, and more personal than any book available about the brilliant writer, revealing a man who built himself out of books. His library was his reality, the source of so much that was vital to his life." View more info

Perkin: A Story of Deception

By: Wroe, Ann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2003

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 020016

ISBN: 0224069705

Condition: Very Good


Very small stain (?tea) to upper fore-edges View more info

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Memoir : a History

By: Yagoda, Ben

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Books: 2009

Seller ID: 028256

ISBN: 159448886X

Condition: Very Good


Remainder mark lower fore-edges. "Yagoda's elegant examination of memoir is at once a history of literature and taste, and an absorbing glimpse into what humans find interesting - one another." View more info

A Step Too Far : Peter Bland and the Obsession of Adventure

By: Yallop, Richard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2002

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 024683

ISBN: 0732911540

Condition: Very Good


Minimal edgewear to wraps, no creasing to spine, signed "Peter Bland" on title page. View more info

Fyodor Dostoyevsky 1821-1881

By: Yermilov, V.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Publishing House:

Seller ID: 021787

Condition: Very Good


No date of publication. Cloth boards age tanned, esp. spine, making title hard to decipher. Fore-edges tanned, PO name ffep, no other markings. View more info

The Diary of an Ad Man: The War Years June 1, 1942-December 31, 1943

By: Young, James Webb

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Illinois, U.S.A., Natl Textbook Co Trade: 1990

Seller ID: 021777

ISBN: 0844232459

Condition: Very Good


Appears unread, no creasing to spine, letter A written top right corner title page, no other markings or inscriptions. View more info

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Frank Zappa: In His Own Words

By: Zappa, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.K., Omnibus Books: 1993

Seller ID: 029444

ISBN: 0711931003

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, minimal edgewear to wraps, faint crease to front panel lower right corner, and back panel lower left corner. View more info

Grass Soup

By: Zhang Xianliang

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Minerva: 1994

Seller ID: 012953

ISBN: 0749396539

Condition: Very Good


Sl. edgewear, small chip to front panel where prev. price removed. View more info

Red Princess : a revolutionary Life

By: Zinovieff, Sofka

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 2007

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 022042

ISBN: 1862079714

Condition: Nr. Fine - New


Minimal shelfwear to wraps, faint crease to lower left corner back panel. View more info

The Queen, Rupert & Me

By: Zwar, Desmond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Sid Harta Publishers: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020999

ISBN: 1877059668

Condition: New - Near Fine


"Nobody is better at digging out the real story than the Autralians." View more info

Marie Antoinette : The portrait of an Average Woman

By: Zweig, Stefan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co.: 1934

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 029254

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards remain bright and unmarked, as does gilt title to spine. Prev. bookseller sticker front pastedown, upper fore-edges tanned and "dusty", side fore-edges with some marks, sl. edgewear to boards. No previous owner marks or inscriptions. The D/W is price-clipped, insect damaged, tanned, torn, grubby - the full catastrophe! "This latest study by Stefan Zweig is of the most unfortunate of queens and is an intimate biography that is history withou... View more info