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Karl Barth: His Life from Letters and Autobiographical Texts

By: Busch, Eberhard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, S.C.M. Press: 1976

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 026262

ISBN: 0334000777

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to red boards. D/W price-clipped. View more info

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A Sailor on Horseback or a rolling Stone : Memoirs of Captain Robert T. Bush, FNI

By: Bush, Robert T. (Captain)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., XLibris: 2009

Seller ID: 022614

ISBN: 1441551425

Condition: Nr. Fine


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Sir Ronald Wilson : a Matter of Conscience

By: Buti, Antonio

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Western Australia Press: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 015812

ISBN: 0980296412

Condition: Nr. Fine


Media release laid in. View more info

The Tongue Set Free, PLUS The Toch in My Er

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch:

Seller ID: 031254

Condition: Very Good


The fist two volumes of Elias Canetti's three volume autobiography (published 1988 and 1989), both unmarked and in very good condition with unclipped dust jackets. Pages are age tanned. View more info

Violets for the Emperor: The life of Louisa de Mercy-Argenteau, 1837-1890

By: Caraman-Chimay, Therese de

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Harvill Press: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028576

ISBN: 0002728710

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, spine sl. slanted, colourful dust jacket unclipped and intact (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

No Run-of-the-Mill : a Biography of Henry Beaufort Somerset

By: Carolan, Jane Mayo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023764

ISBN: 1740971086

Condition: Nr. Fine


A beautifully produced, unread, new book. Unmarked, illustrated eps. View more info

The Brideshead Generation : Evelyn Waugh and His Friends

By: Carpenter, Humphrey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 029959

ISBN: 0395597692

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked. no creasing to spine, minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Ginger for Pluck :the Life and Times of Miss Georgina King

By: Carter, Jennifer M. T.; Cross, Roger

Price: $22.00

Publisher: South Australia, Wakefield :Press: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028173

ISBN: 1743051719

Condition: As New


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Victor Kennedy : In Pursuit of Sunlight

By: Cavill, Marina

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Aust., Cavill Press: 2004

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 014106

ISBN: 064644090X

Condition: Very Good


"Victor Kennedy, a consistent campaigner for the works of Australian writers, was a progressive force in developing Australian literature." View more info

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Toyo : a Memoir

By: Chan, Lily

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Black Inc.: 2012

Seller ID: 028240

ISBN: 1863955739

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition. View more info

Oliver Messel: A Biography

By: Charles Castle

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1986

Seller ID: 030795

ISBN: 0500234345

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent "gift quality" condition. Foreword by ir John Gielgud. "I attempted to use every device to make as much magic as possible" (Oliver Messel). View more info

Life and Death in Shanghai

By: Cheng, Nien

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press Inc.: 1987

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 026208

Condition: Very Good


ISBN shown as 0802112056 which is invalid. "This book is a factual account of what happened to me during the Cultural Revolution. The events are recorded in chronological order, just as they occurred." PO name ffep, small mark to front board, D/W with minimal edgewear (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

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The Day John Died

By: Christopher Andersen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2000

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 030880

ISBN: 0688172032

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with a slightly slanted spine. View more info

Ciano's Diary: 1937-1943

By: Ciano, Galeazzo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028984

ISBN: 1842124765

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition, faint reading crease to spine. View more info

James Beard : A Biography

By: Clark, Robert

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1997

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 019396

ISBN: 1898697655

Condition: Nr. Fine


"James Beard's ebullient personality, genuine culinary skills and tireless self promotion made him the first American to become a major food celebrity." Foreword by Julia Child. Published in the U.S. with the title The Solace of Food : A Life of James Beard. View more info

Napoleon

By: Cleare, C. R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & New York, G. P. Putman's Sons: 1927

Edition: First

Seller ID: 005468

Condition: Good


Orange cloth boards with black title and decoration, cnrs bumped, age darkened strips on feps, small 'lump' front pastedown which has left a tiny indentation in following pages to about page 22, coloured frontis, internally tight and clean, D/W darkened and edgeworn with some loss to spine ends (now protected). A lovely little book View more info

Tarab : Travels with My Guitar

By: Cleves, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Transit Lounge Publishing: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020919

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked apparently unread book with minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Flavius Josephus: The Jew Who Rendered Unto Caesar

By: Coburn, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: 019808

ISBN: 0234776900

Condition: Very Good


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Steadfast Knight: A Life Of Sir Hal Colebatch

By: Colebatch, Hal G. P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Arts Center Pr: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 012127

ISBN: 1920731393

Condition: Nr. Fine


Unread, small crease to top left corner back panel. Foreword by Geoffrey Blainey. View more info

The Life and Letters of Raja Rammohun Roy

By: Collet, Sophia Dobson (edited by Dilip Kumar Biswas and Prabhat Chandra Ganguli)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Sadharan Brahmo Samaj: 1962

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023011

Condition: Good


Tan cloth boards unmarked and in very good condition, PO name/details ffep, fore-edges tanned, small diagonal creases to top corner some pages where PO has folded to mark page, page 279 with total nine words underlined, two other pages have small (2cm) mark in margin (562 pps). D/W edgeworn with pieces missing upper spine and large piece missing lower spine (remnants now protected). View more info