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Angela's Ashes
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Angela's Ashes

By McCourt, Frank

London: Flamingo. Very Good; Light reading and cover creases, slightly cockerd spine, some . foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Film tie-in edition. . Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1999. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 432 pages; Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is an Irish miserable childhood, a wonderful memoir. ; 0006510345 .

$4.21

Barry Manilow
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Barry Manilow

By Butler, Patricia

London: Omnibus Press. Near Fine; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread.. 2002. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Photographs; 256 pages; Biography of the popular entertainer named by Rolling Stone Magazine as "The Showman of our Generation". ; 0711991979 .

$11.44

Havelock Ellis  Stranger in the World
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Havelock Ellis Stranger in the World

By Grosskurth, Phyllis

London: Quartet Books. Good+; Some reading creases, tiny sticker tear to front cover, light . foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no . names inside. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1981. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Photographs; 512 pages; Biography of the physician, writer, progressive intellectual and social reformer. ; 0704333643 .

$14.44

The Sun King Louis XIV At Versailles
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The Sun King Louis XIV At Versailles

By Mitford, Nancy

London: Book Club Associates. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Some shelf wear and chipping to unclipped . DJ with some sunning to spine and old price sticker to front, light foxing . to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; White cloth boards with gilt . lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Heavy book and . priced accordingly.. 1966. Reprint. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . First Printing; Photographs; 256 pages; A detailled history of Louis XIV and his fifty-four year envolvement with Versailles which he transformed from a hunting lodge to the most glittering palace of its age. .

$18.05

Born Lucky An Autobiography
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Born Lucky An Autobiography

By Francome, John

London: Corgi. Good+; Light reading and cover creases, front cover corner clipped, light . shelf and edge wear, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. . ; Good reading copy.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Photographs; 144 pages; Autobiography of ex-National Hunt Champion Jockey John Francome. ; 0552130702 .

$3.01

Cider with Rosie
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Cider with Rosie

By Lee, Laurie

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Light reading and cover creases, light foxing to endpapers and . edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork . by Gwymeth Jones.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Thirty-Fifth Printing; Drawings; 240 pages; The much loved childhood reminiscences of the poet and writer, Laurie Lee growing up in a remote Cotswold village in the 1920s. ; 0140016821 .

$4.21

The Life And Wild Times Of Cher
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The Life And Wild Times Of Cher

By Quirk, Lawrence J

London: Warner Books. Very Good+; Minor shelf and edge wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or . marks inside, appears unread. Cover photo by E J Camp.. 1992. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 384 pages; From an inauspicious start to phenomenal success in both the recording and movie industries, Lawrene Quirk shatters the myths, explores the legends and takes a very private look at the woman behind the image that is Cher. ; 0751500321 .

$5.72

Plutocrats  A Rothschild Inheritance
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Plutocrats A Rothschild Inheritance

By Ireland, George

London: John Murray. Very Good; Sligh reading and cover creasing, minor foxing. ; Nice tight . copy, no names inside.. 2008. Reprint. Paperback. Second Printing; B&W Photographs; 448 pages; The four sons of Nathan Rothschild, Lionel, Anthony, Nathaniel and Mayer, were the first British-born members of the family. Building on the foundations of their father they would make the family name a byword for wealth and influence. ; 9780719565588 .

$7.21

Heretic Queen  Queen Elizabeth I and the Wars of Religion
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Heretic Queen Queen Elizabeth I and the Wars of Religion

By Ronald, Susan

New York: St. Martin's Griffin. Very Good+; Slight shelf and edge wear with tiny closed tear to rear . cover, minor foxing. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside.. 2013. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 368 pages; Biography of the Virgin Queen and her role in the religious wars in Europe during the sixteenth century. ; 9781250031501 .

$7.21

Ariel A Shelley Romance
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Ariel A Shelley Romance

By Maurois, Andre

London: Penguin Books. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Light edge wear to unclipped DJ, . inside covers and flies toned. ; Blue Penguin 1. Nice tight copy, no names . or marks inside. One of a series of ten facsimile books issued to mark . Penguin's Fiftieth Anniversary. Translated from the original French by . Ella D'Arcy.. 1985. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 256 pages; Biography of the poet Shelley. ; 0140000011 .

$7.21

The Past Is Myself
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The Past Is Myself

By Bielenberg, Christabel

London: Corgi. Good+; Light reading and cover creasing, top of rear cover somewhat . sunned, paper edge toned with some foxing. ; Nice tight copy, no names . inside. Cover photo of Elizabeth Hurley as Christobel from the BBC series . by Dennis Potter based on this autobiogarpy.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Tenth Printing; 288 pages; Amazing first hand account of what life was like in Germany between 1932 and 1945. In 1934 Christabel Mary Burton married a young German lawyer, Peter Bielenberg, and became a German citizen as was required by the Nazis. Both Christabel and Peter Bielenberg were opposed to Nazism and participated in anti-Nazi activities. This came to a head when following the Stauffenberg bomb plot Peter was arrested by the Gestapo and sent to a concentration camp. However Christobel managed to convince them that he was innocent and secured his release. ; 0552990655 .

$5.72

A Slender Thread  Escaping Disaster in the Himalaya
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A Slender Thread Escaping Disaster in the Himalaya

By Venables, Stephen

London: Arrow Books. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, some foxing to edges of reading . block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 2001. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; Photographs; 224 pages; An account of the expedition that made the first ascent of Panch Chuli V in the Himalayas. But whilst the ascent was a success the descent was a different story. The author was going to experience the thing most feared by climbers, and something that usually will lead to their death - the failure of an abseil point. Venables broke both his legs but, thanks to his Indian and British teammates and the Indian Air Force, he was rescued. ; 0099279061 .

$7.21

Genius Richard Feynman and Modern Physics
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Genius Richard Feynman and Modern Physics

By Gleick, James

London: Abacus. Very Good+; Minor corner crease to rear cover, slight foxing to inside . covers and endpapers. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread.. 1993. First British Edition. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Photographs; 544 pages; Richard Feynman was the most brilliant and influential physicist of our time. Architect of quantum theories, enfant terrible of the Manhatten project, caustic inquisitor on the space shuttle commission, bongo-player and storyteller - Feynman played a bewildering assortment of roles in the science of the later 20th century. ; 0349104700 .

$8.67

Me  Stories of My Life
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Me Stories of My Life

By Hepburn, Katharine

London: Penguin Books Ltd. Near Fine; Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks . inside, appears unread.. 1992. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 352 pages; Autobiography of the great film actress. ; 0140154388 .

$7.21

Jack Nicholson  An Unauthorized Biography
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Jack Nicholson An Unauthorized Biography

By Shepherd, . Donald

London: Warner Books. Near Fine; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears . unopened.. 1992. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 288 pages; A penetrating biography revealing the man behind the public persona of one of Hollywood's highest paid actors. ; 0751500240 .

$7.21

Lytton Strachey and the Bloomsbury Group  His Work, Their Influence
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Lytton Strachey and the Bloomsbury Group His Work, Their Influence

By Holroyd, Michael

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Very Good-; Some reading creases, some foxing and age tonung to inside . covers , endpapers and edges of reading block. ; No names inside. Cover . design by David Pelham.. 1971. First Edition Thus. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 400 pages; Originally published in two volumes this revised edition includes the chapters of critical analysis and comment on Eminent Victorians, Queen Vuctoria, Elizabeth and Essex and his other writings. ; 0140031995 .

$6.32

Reading Lolita In Tehran A Memoir in Books
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Reading Lolita In Tehran A Memoir in Books

By Nafisi, Azar

London: Fourth Estate. Very Good; Minor shelf wear, tiny drag tear to base of spine, some foxing . to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names . inside. Cover design by Julie Jenkins.. 2004. Reprint. Paperback. Eleventh Printing; 368 pages; In Iran in the late 1990's, the author and seven young women, her former students, gathered secretly to discuss forbidden Western literature. A rare glimpse od womem's lives in revolutionary Iran. ; 0007743955 .

$6.62

Shakespeare  The World as a Stage
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Shakespeare The World as a Stage

By Bryson, Bill

London: Harper Perennial. Very Good+; Minor reading creases, slight foxing to edges of reading . block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Joy . Gosney.. 2016. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; 208 pages; Bill Bryson sifts the fact from the fiction in a wonderfully readable biography of the great dramatist and poet of the English language. ; 9780007197903 .

$8.73

A Nurse In Parts
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A Nurse In Parts

By Prentis, Evelyn

London: Arrow Books. Good; Some readin and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear, ink names . to front endpaper, paper toned. ; Good reading copy only. Wrap around . cover artwork by Dougas Hall.. 1981. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 208 pages; Third of the author's autobiographical accounts following on from A Nurse In Time and A Nurse In Action. With World War II at an end Evelyn now a wife and mother goes back to work part time in the hospital. ; 0099249200 .

$4.80

Films, Farms and Fillies
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Films, Farms and Fillies

By Hines, Frazer

London: Boxtree Ltd. Very Good; Light reading creases and shelf wear, old price sticker to . front cover, light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice . tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Shaun Hines.. 1996. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 224 pages; Frazer Hines for nearly twenty years played the character Joe Sugden in the television soap opera, "Emmerdale". And before life on the farm, fought the Daleks as Jamie McCrimmon, the companion of the Second Doctor (played by Patrick Troughton) , appearing in over 100 episodes. An honest autobiography of one of British television's favourite actors. ; 0752211552 .

$6.01

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