Hutchinson, 1967. First edition. A very good copy only marked by light rubbing to the board edges and browning to the edges of the text block. Otherwise a nice clean copy. The d/w is also very good with some edge wear.
Alpha Books, 1971. First edition. A fine copy in a very good d/w with light panel rubbing and edge wear.
2002 and 2003. This is both volumes of Lord Archer's Prison Diaries. Both copies are in near fine condition and are only marked by a slight lean to their spines. The d/w's are also near fine and are unclipped. Vol 1 is a scarce first edition, first printing. Vol 2 is a second printing. Scans available if required.
Wilfred Scawen Blunt, 1840-1922, was one of England's true eccentrics: a wildly individual, larger-than-life personality who was as admired as he was disliked. A writer, poet, rebel, politician and explorer, his controversial life was i... read more
1980. First US edition. A near fine copy in a near fine, unclipped d/w. Now in a protective cover.
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A prisoner in the Garden is a living record of Nelson Mandela's 27 years in prison. It includes rare photographs and video footage, Mandela's handwritten letter to family, friends and the the authorities, his personal diaries an... read more
2005. First Australian edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
This is a book about caring and about love, within a family. Han Suyin has not one family but two – her own in China and the one she entered when she married Vincent, a member of a large Indian Catholic clan which dates back to St Thomas the Apostle. The family was pre... read more
1987, First edition. An ex-library copy in very good condition. The d/w is unclipped and good with sunfading to the spine.
A Steady Trade is the story of a childhood in Whales and a boyhood on the arduous sail-in-trade of Northern Europe before World War II. It is a charming, nostalgic reminiscence of a lost world, a childhood in a Welsh countryside still in the 19th century, of a ... read more
1982. First edition. A near fine copy in a very good, unclipped d/w.
1978. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light spotting to the top edge. The d/w is fine.
Janet Dickinson, 2000. First edition. A near fine copy which has been SIGNED by the author.
'People who truly live in the outback listen to it. What they hear, I do not know ...What the country says is beyond words.' In the early 1950s, Australia was riding on the sheep's back and no-one doubted the wisdom of making a life in the wool industry, certainly not sixte... read more
2012. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy.
1995. First edition, first printing. A very good copy in a good d/w.
The bizarre and fascinating story of Alexander Cruden, who single-handedly compiled the monumental dictionary/index/gazetteer to the Bible, Cruden s Concordance still going strong 260 years later.Cruden's Concordance to the Bible was a monumental achievement; at 2.5 mi... read more
2004. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine, unclipped d/w. This copy presents as brand new.