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The Aesthetic Obsession A Portrait of Sir William Eden Bt.

By: Wilkes, Lyall.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Nothumberland:, Oriel Press,: 1985.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3001

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


Inscribed to Margaret Drabble by the author. 24 monochrome plates, 9 colour reproductions of Sir William's watercolours. Creasing along edges of dj. View more info

Fragments Memories of a Wartime Childhood

By: Wilkomirski, Binjamin.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York:, Schocken,: c.1996.

Edition: First U.S. edition

Seller ID: 13976

Condition: Fine in Fine DJ


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Christina Stead A Life of Letters

By: Williams, Chris.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, Virago ,: 1989.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3196

ISBN: 1853811211

Condition: Very good+


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George Meredith His Life and Lost Love

By: Williams, David.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London:, Hamish Hamilton,: 1977.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 19331

Condition: Fine in Near Fine DJ


Presentation copy: author's inscription on ffep. Dj spine slightly yellowed. View more info

A World of His Own The Double Life of George Borrow

By: Williams, David.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford:, Oxford University Press,: 1982.

Edition: First U.S. edition

Seller ID: 19409

ISBN: 0192117629

Condition: Fine in Near Fine DJ


Presentation copy; ffep signed and inscribed by author. a patch of sunning on dj. View more info

Across the Straits An Autobiography

By: Williams, Kyffin.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London:, Duckworth,: 1973.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 21947

ISBN: 0715607308

Condition: Very Good in Very Good DJ


Cover is a little bent. Dj has some chipping, light soiling and a small hole to spine. View more info

Elizabeth Queen of England

By: Williams, Neville.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London:, Weidenfeld and Nicolson,: 1967.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 19201

Condition: Very Good in Good DJ


Dj has a few small tears to edges. View more info

Catherine de' Medici.

By: Williamson, Hugh Ross.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:, Michael Joseph,: 1973.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4927

ISBN: 071811096X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good DJ


Lavishly illustrated throughout. Ligh scuffing and creasing to dj. Tear to top edge. Previous owner had covered in adhesive. View more info

My Fifty-One Years at Euston.

By: Willis, R. Carrington.

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London:, G. Bell and Sons,: 1939.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 11251

Condition: Good in Good DJ


Cloth worn; edges discoloured; slightly shaked. Dw very worn, darkened and marked; slight tearing to corners and backstrip. View more info

A Prelude Landscapes, Characters and Conversations from the Earlier Years of My Life

By: Wilson, Edmund.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London:, W. H. Allen,: 1967.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 19611

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ


Previous owner's details on ffep. Slight shelf wear and sunning. View more info

Harriette Wilson's Memoirs.

By: Wilson, Harriette; Blanch, Lesley (ed).

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London:, Folio Society,: 1964.

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 20092

Condition: Near Fine in Good Slipcase


Cloth along spine is a little sunned. Slipcase is soiled and a little worn. View more info

Lower Than Angels A Memoir of War and Peace

By: Windstaff, W. W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Silver Spring:, Enigma,: 1993.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 19859

ISBN: 0910155240

Condition: Near Fine in Fine DJ


Spine slightly cocked. Top edges sloghtly soiled. View more info

Doctor Fry A Study of Thomas Charles Fry. Headmaster of Berkhamstead School 1888 - 1910, Dean of Lincoln 1910 -1930

By: Winterbottom, Derek.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Berkhamsted:, Clunbury Cottrell Press,: 1977.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 2985

Condition: Very good+


Slight discolouring to back cover. View more info

Rosenbach A Biography

By: Wolf, Edwin 2nd and Fleming, John F.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cleveland:, THE WORLD PUBLISHING COMPANY ,: 1960.

Edition: First edition, as stated

Seller ID: 20000

Condition: Good in Good DJ


Cloth worn and a little frayed, corners bumped. Dj worn and soiled, with creasing and tearing along edges. View more info

The Coming Out Stories.

By: Wolfe, Susan J. and Stanley, Julia Penelope (Editors).

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Watertown:, Persephone Press,: 1980.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3782

Condition: Good


Sunning and scuffing to cover. Front wrapper gouged. View more info

Germs A Memoir of Childhood

By: Wollheim, Richard.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London:, The Waywiser Press ,: 2004.

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16192

ISBN: 1904130135

Condition: Near Fine in VG+ DJ


Many bw photographs accompanying text. Dj shows water and dust damage. View more info

The Letters of Thomas Gainsborough.

By: Woodall, Mary (Ed).

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cupid Press,: 1963.

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 964

Condition: Very Good/no DJ


Edition limited to 1200 copies. Photocopy, four pages, of additional letter to Jackson of Exeter laid in with consequent discolouration and rust mark from rusted staple to front endpaper. Pencilled inscription on ffep. View more info

Mohandas Gandhi.

By: Woodcock, George.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: New York:, Viking Press,: 1971.

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 8638

ISBN: 67019224

Condition: Very good+


Modern Masters series. Editor Frank Kermode. View more info

Filming With Attenborough The Making of Cry Freedom

By: Woods, Donald.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth:, Penguin Books,: 1987.

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 4245

ISBN: 0140109129

Condition: Very good+


32 b&w plates from the film and on location. Scuffing to cover. View more info

The Strange Career of Jim Crow.

By: Woodward, C. Vann.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York:, Oxford University Press,: 1960.

Edition: Third printing

Seller ID: 19249

Condition: Good


Cover is a litle worn and chipped. Previous owner's name on fly title. Some pencilled marginalia. View more info