Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

biography

 - 465 items found in your search
biography

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 'A Layman' [Anderdon, John Lavicourt] The Life of Thomas Ken, Bishop of Bath and Wells
London William Pickering 1851 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
viii 528pp, hardback, full black leather gilt, much rubbed, all edges gilt, black ribbon, frontis engraved portrait tissue-protected, guard some spotting, errata slip bound in, ex-cathedral library with usual stamps and labels, finely printed by Pickering, else good, Ken was a famous non-juror 031879 
Price: 30.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Addison, William Worthy Dr Fuller
London J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd 1951 1st Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
xxi 298pp hardback, pale brown cloth gilt, frontis portrait one of 13 bw pates, in a spotted wrapper with edge tears 042047 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Adler, Elisabeth Desmond Tutu
Berlin Union Verlag 1984 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
series Reihe Christ in der Welt, 33pp small format, stapled with printed illustrated wrappers, bw illus, 022606 
Price: 2.50 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Aitken, Ros The Prime Minister's Son: Stephen Gladstone, Rector of Hawarden
Chester University of Chester Press 2012 1908258012 / 9781908258014 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
xxi 286pp paperback bw illustrations, covers sl creased, else very good 028471 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Alington, C. A. A Dean's Apology, A Semi-Religious Autobiography
London Faber and Faber 1952 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
199pp hardback, red cloth gilt in wrapper, gilt title faded, bookplate to fep and obituary loosely inserted, Alington was sometime Dean of Durham, good in a fair rubbed and frayed wrapper 034499 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Allen, Hubert J. B. Roland Allen: Pioneer, Priest and Prophet
Cincinnati Forward Movement 1985 088028157x / 9780880281577 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
xv 230pp paperback, good 040099 
Price: 18.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Almond, Marc In Search of the Pleasure Palace : Disreputable Travels
London Sidgwick & Jackson 2004 0283073136 / 9780283073137 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
248pp paperback, signed by the author to half-title, bw plates, retailer's label to front cover,slight crease to backstrip elsevery good 029245 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 An Etonian (Blake, H J. C.) Reminiscences of Eton
Chichester privately published 1831 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
xiii 152pp hardback, 3g blue morocco gilt over marbled boards, armorial bookplate, neat ownership signature, crest to title page, few ms notes, leather rubbed, ms pencil note to rear ep reads 'Blake was born in 1791 he went to Eton at the age of 8..' scarce published anonymously by the author H J C Blake 043603 
Price: 35.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 Andrews, Martin Canon's Folly
London Michael Joseph 1974 0718112660 / 9780718112660 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
208pp hardback, black boards gilt in wrapper, an account of a ministry spent in parishes on the border of Devon and Cornwall, good in a good wrapper, foreword by A. L. Rowse, edges discoloured and wrapper sl rubbed else good 032719 
Price: 8.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Angell, Charles & La Fontaine, Charles Prophet of Reunion: The Life of Paul of Graymoor
New York Seabury Press 1975 0816402817 / 9780816402816 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
xi 223pp hardback, brown cloth black-lettered in wrapper, very good in a good but rubbed wrapper, signed by both authors to front free end paper 040083 
Price: 9.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Anissimov, Myriam Primo Levi : Tragedy of an Optimist
London Aurum Press 1998 1854105035 / 9781854105035 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
x 452pp hardback, crossed out ownership signature to front free end paper else very good in a very good wrapper 026175 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Anon Christian Biography: Life of the Rev. Edward Payson, Pastor of the second Church in Portland, United States of America
London Religious Tract Society 1830 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 24mo - over 5 - 5" tall 
144pp abridged from the American edition, black calf spine gilt over rubbed marbled boards, tiny blank embossed heraldic stamp to upper margin of title page and ffep, edge tear ca 1.5cm to fore-edge of one leaf, else good, only one copy located on Copac, undated ca 1830 031517 
Price: 80.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Anon. A Carmelite of the Sacred Heart, The Life of Mere Marie de Jesus, Foundress of the Carmel of Paray-le-Monial
London Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd 1923 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
xii 171pp hardback, brown cloth gilt, frontis portrait, bookplate to ffep, slight spotting else very good, translated by M E Arendrup 035327 
Price: 20.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Anon. Christian Biography Life of Archbishop Usher
London Religious Tract Society 1850 Hardcover Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
72pp half black calf over marbled boards rubbed, embossed small heraldic crest to title page, good undated ca 1850 033625 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Anon. Notice Biographique sur le R. P. Michel Neubert
Rixheim A. Sutter 1884 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
50pp disbound paphlet, good 043254 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Anson, Peter F. A Roving Recluse
Cork The Mercier Press 1946 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
230pp orange paper covered boards with matching cloth backstrip, black-lettered, boards rubbed, ownership signature, lacking front free end -paper 035218 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Anson, Peter F. A Roving Recluse
Cork The Mercier Press 1946 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
230pp first edn, in dustwrapper with edge chips and some loss over top of spine, orange paper covered boards with matching cloth backstrip, boards rubbed 022973 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Apjohn, Lewis The Earl of Beaconsfield: His Life and Work
Preston James Askew 1885 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
296pp, hardback, brown cloth decorated with gilt angel to front board and black borders, 'The Artisan's Cottage Library' series, with pasted in photograph frontis of Beaconsfield 027308 
Price: 25.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Applegate, Debby The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher
U.S.A. Three Leaves Publishing 2007 0385513976 / 9780385513975 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
527pp paperback, illustrated, very good 037716 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Ashwell, A. R. Life of the Right Reverend Samuel Wilberforce, Lord Bishop of oxford and Afterwards of Winchester with Selections from his Diaries and Correspondence
London John Murray 1883 2nd Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
3 vols set, xl 515; xv 466; xiii 483pp 3 plates to vol i, 2 plates to vol 2, portrait to vol 3, blue cloth gilt, frontis portraits, ownership bookplates and soft pencil ms notes to feps, and aside text in vol I, cloth rubbed else a good set 035852 
Price: 35.00 GBP
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to salsusbooks@btinternet.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie