Category: Biography, Autobiography, Memoirs


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Aldous Huxley. A Biography. Volume I: 1894 - 1939. Volume 2: 1939 - 1963.

By: Bedford, Sybille

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus in assn. With Collins:

Seller ID: 021214

Condition: Very Good

Presented as a two-volume set. Volume 1 published 1973, Volume 2 published 1974. Both volumes internally unmarked, sl. foxing upper fore-edges, sl. wear to boards, D/Ws with sl. edgewear, Vol. 2 spine faded and sl. marked (now protected). View more info

Vizard Uncut : The full Story

By: Bedwell, Steven

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne Univ Pr: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 018425

ISBN: 0522854745

Condition: New

Remainder mark lower fore-edges. View more info

Letters of Max Beerbohm, 1892-1956

By: Beerbohm, Max; Hart-Davis, Rupert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 024771

ISBN: 0192826492

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy with lightly tanned pages, sl. shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Virginia Woolf : a Biography (Volumes One & Two)

By: Bell, Quentin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Hogarth Press: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 025314

ISBN: 0701202912

Condition: Very Good

Volume One : Virginia Stephen 1882-1912 (sixth impression); Volume Two: Mrs. Woolf 1912-1941 (second impression). Both volumes with B & W frontis, illus eps, small PO name/date. View more info

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Saul Bellow : Letters

By: Bellow, Saul, Taylor, Benjamin (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 2010

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 026743

ISBN: 0670022217

Condition: Brand New

A brand new, unmarked book. √Źntimte and ironical, rueful and amused, this vast self-portrait - indeed, the auobiography Bellow never wrote - shows the influences at work in the man and illuniates his enduring legacy: the novels and stories that earned him a Nobel Prize and the admiration of readers the world over. View more info

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My Rise And Fall

By: Benito Mussolini

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Da Capo Press: 1998

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 031129

ISBN: 0306808641

Condition: Nr. Fine

An unmarked apparently unread copy with minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

Last Days in Babylon :the story of The Jews of Baghdad

By: Benjamin, Marina

Price: $33.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2007

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 018311

ISBN: 0747586926

Condition: New

Marina Benjamin grew up in London feeling estranged from her family's exotic Middle Eastern ways. She refused to speak the Arabic her mother and grandmother spoke at home. She rejected the peculiar food they ate in favor of hamburgers and beer. But when Benjamin had her own child a few years ago, she realized that she was losing her link to the past. In "Last Days in Babylon," Benjamin delves into the story of her family's life among the Jews of Iraq in the first half of the twentieth century. When Iraq gained independence in 1932, Jews were the largest and most prosperous ethnic group in B... View more info

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George Higinbotham : Third Chief Justice of Victoria 1886-1892

By: Bennett, J. M.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Aust., The Federation Press: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 019683

ISBN: 1862876282

Condition: Nr. Fine

Foreword by Professor Geoffrey Blainey. View more info


By: Berg, Scott A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1998

Seller ID: 015998

ISBN: 0333735781

Condition: Very Good

Appears unread. View more info

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Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist

By: Berkman, Alexander

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., New York Review of Books: 1999

Seller ID: 023856

ISBN: 094032234X

Condition: Nr. Fine

An unread, unmarked copy as new except for sl. fading to spine. View more info

Bonhoeffer : An illustrated Introduction

By: Bethge, Eberhard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Fount/Collins: 1979

Seller ID: 010913

ISBN: 0006252443

Condition: Very Good

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Songs of Blood and Sword : a Daughter's Memoir

By: Bhutto, Fatima

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2010

Edition: Australian Printing

Seller ID: 021477

ISBN: 0224087541

Condition: New

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Late Entry

By: Bierwirth, Judy

Price: $22.00

Publisher: 2006

Seller ID: 020502

ISBN: 0977552608

Condition: Brand New

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Zen Baggage: A Pilgrimage to China

By: Bill Porter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA., Counterpoint: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030411

ISBN: 1582435405

Condition: Very Good

PO presentation sticker to first page but otherwise unmarked and appears unread (no creasing to spine). "Porter takes readers to places few Westerners have ever ventured. He weaves together historical background, interviews with Zen masters, and translations of the earliest known records of Zen, along with personal vignettes." View more info

J. M. Barrie and the Lost Boys

By: Birkin, Andrew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Futura: 1980

Seller ID: 011656

ISBN: 0708819400

Condition: Very Good

PO sticker, pages age tanned. "The absorbing, touching story of the extraordinary relationship been the author of Peter Pan and the five Davies boys who were his joy, his grief, and his inspiration." View more info

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One Art: Letters

By: Bishop, Elizabeth;Giroux, Robert (selected and Edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Noonday Pr: 1995

Seller ID: 021332

ISBN: 0374524459

Condition: Very Good

From several thousand letters, written over fifty years - from 1928, when she was seventeen, to the day of her death, in Boston in 1979 - Robert Giroux has selected over five hundred and has written a detailed and informative introduction. "One Art" takes us behind Bishop's formal sophistication and reserve, displaying to the full the gift for friendship, the striving for perfection, and the passionate, questing, rigorous spirit that made her a great poet. View more info

Not Paradise: Four Women's Journeys beyond Survival

By: Blay, Anna Rosner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hybrid Publishers: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 018827

ISBN: 1876462272

Condition: New

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Drive Around the World : One Family, One Car, One Year, One Planet

By: Blay, Danny Rosner; Khazan, Sandra

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hybrid Publishers: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029066

ISBN: 1921665440

Condition: As New

An unmarked as new copy. " We've driven around Australa, how about we drive around the world?" View more info

Faulker : a Biography Volumes 1 and 2

By: Blotner, Joseph

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1974

Edition: Presume First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 025156

ISBN: 0701120460

Condition: Very Good

Internally unmarked and in very good condition. D/Ws both with sl. water damage (now protected in removable clear archival plastic covers). View more info

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Autumn Cloud: From Vietnamese War Widow to American Activist

By: Bong-Wright, Jackie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Virginia, U.S.A., Capital Books Inc: 2001

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 020134

ISBN: 1931868204

Condition: Nr. Fine

Minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info