Category: biography

Sort

Showing 81-100 of 510

No Life of My Own: An Autobiography

By: Chikane, Frank

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Catholic Institute for International Relations: 1988

Seller ID: 018267

ISBN: 1852870117

Condition: Very Good


177pp paperback, very good 018267 View more info

Memoir of Joshua Watson

By: Churton, Edward

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Oxford, John Henry and James Parker: 1863

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 034045

Condition: Good


xv 386pp brown cloth gilt, ex-cathedral library with usual stamps and labels, frontis portrait tissue-protected, guard spotted, spotting to prelims, good 034045 View more info

With Chatwin: Portrait of a Writer

By: Clapp, Susannah

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 028085

ISBN: 0224032585

Condition: Very Good


246pp hardback, edges sl toned else very good in a very good wrapper 028085 View more info

A Portrait of Richard Graves

By: Clarence Tracy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, James Clarke & Co: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046613

ISBN: 0227678982

Condition: Fair


214pp hardback, tan cloth gilt in a tape-secured wrapper with removeable clear plastic jacket, ex-library with usual stamps and labels, biography of the 18th century English novelist and country clergyman 046613 View more info

George Stephenson: His Life and Career

By: Clarke, F. L.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, W. Swan Sonnenschein & Co: 1884

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044057

Condition: Good


140pp frontis tissue protected and hree further engraved plates with head and tail pieces, vignettes etc, hardback, bound in brown cloth gilt, all edges gilt, school prize bookplate, written for children, prelims and tissue-guard extensive spotting else good 044057 View more info

Paley: Evidences for the Man

By: Clarke, M. L.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, SPCK: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 027620

ISBN: 0281027420

Condition: Good


161pp hardback, green boards gilt, ex-parish library with bookplate and cancel stamp else good in a very good wrapper 027620 View more info

Paley: Evidences for the Man

By: Clarke, M. L.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, S.P.C.K.: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 032800

ISBN: 0281027420

Condition: Good


viii 161pp hardback, green boards gilt in wrapper, good in a good wrapper 032800 View more info

Memoirs of the Private and Public Life of William Penn

By: Clarkson, Thomas

Price: £170.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown: 1813

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046033

Condition: Good


2 vols 3q brown calf gilt, recently professionally rebacked xii 520; 500pp a little spotting, small repair to top edge of title page of vol I 046033 View more info

Sticky Dewi

By: Clements, Patricia

Price: £2.50

Publisher: London, Blackie & Co Ltd: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 030588

ISBN: 1903138256

Condition: Good


159pp paperback, book curled, else good text clean 030588 View more info

Radclyffe Hall : A Woman Called John

By: Cline, Sally

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 033191

ISBN: 071955408x

Condition: Very Good


xiv 434pp hardback, black boards gilt in wrapper, author's presentation copy, inscription to ffep, pages toned, very good in a very good wrapper 033191 View more info

Victorian Visionaries

By: Colloms, Brenda

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 035043

ISBN: 0094633703

Condition: Very Good


284pp hardback, black boards silver-lettered in wrapper, ownership signature and bookplate, very good in a very good wrapper, on the Christian Socialist Movement 035043 View more info

Priestley

By: Cook, Judith

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 026373

ISBN: 074753036x

Condition: Very Good


314pp hardback, well illustrated with bw plates, very good in a very good wrapper, pages slightly toned 026373 View more info

Black Tom: Arnold of Rugby, The Myth and the Man

By: Copley, Terence

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Continuum: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038070

ISBN: 0826467059

Condition: Very Good


xix 299pp paperback, very good 038070 View more info

Somerset Maugham, A Biographical and Critical Study

By: Cordell, Richard

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041280

Condition: Very Good


xi 250pp hardback, black cloth gilt inn wrapper, illustrated with 13 bw plates including frontis portrait, edges sl spotted, signature to ffep, wrapper torn with loss over top of spine 041280 View more info

Gilbert the Man Who Was G. K. Chesterton

By: Coren, Michael

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022089

ISBN: 0224025074

Condition: Very Good


hardback, very good in a similar wrapper, price to flap of wrapper crossed out 022089 View more info

Seminary Boy : A Memoir

By: Cornwell, John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042042

ISBN: 0007232438

Condition: Very Good


339pp hardback, illustrated, very good in a very good wrapper, an account of Cornwell's time as a schoolboy and ordinand at the schhol and seminary of Cotton College Staffordshire 042042 View more info

The Life of John William Colenso, Bishop of Natal

By: Cox, George W.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, W. Ridgway: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046844

Condition: Fair


2 vols set, xiii 708;vi 723pp hardback, black library cloth gilt, ex-library with usual stamps and labels, frontis portrait to vol II, vol I lacks ffep and possibly portrait, few loose leaves frayed at fore-edges, working copies only 046844 View more info

Bismarck

By: Crankshaw, Edward

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 030170

ISBN: 0333183649

Condition: Fair


451pp hardback, brown boards gilt, with many bw plates, large ownership signature and neat light underlining to a few early pages, fair in a good sl rubbed wrapper 030170 View more info

It's a Long Way from Penny Apples

By: Cullen, Bill

Price: £2.50

Publisher: London, Hodder Paperback: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038278

ISBN: 0340826533

Condition: Very Good


480pp paperback, very good 038278 View more info

Federico Confalonieri

By: D'Ancona, Alessandro

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Milano, Fratelli Treves: 1898

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 031924

Condition: Good


xix 478pp, hardback, frontis portrait, printed wrappers laid to boards, wrappers and spine faded, soft pencil annotation to rear end-paper, , edges sl toned, some spotting to prelims else good 031924 View more info