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Cider with Rosie
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Cider with Rosie

By Lee, Laurie

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good-; Light reading creases, minor edge wear, some foxing to covers, . endpapers and edges of reading block. ; 12th printing, 1971. Nice tight . copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Shirley Thompson.. 1971. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Twelfth 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 .

$3.03

Goddess The Secret Lives of Marilyn Monroe
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Goddess The Secret Lives of Marilyn Monroe

By Summers, Anthony

London: Sphere Books Limited. Very Good; Light reading creases and shelf wear, tiny circular sticker t . rear cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; First . paperback edition, 1986. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover design by . Leslie Craig. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Photographs; 640 pages; Definative bigraphy of the American film star and sex symbol who died tragically before her time in somewhat mysterious circumstances. ; 0722182848 .

$7.26

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 .

$4.24

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 .

$11.51

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 .

$14.53

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. .

$18.17

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 .

$3.03

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 .

$5.76

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 .

$7.26

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 .

$7.26

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 .

$7.26

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 .

$5.76

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 .

$7.26

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 .

$8.73

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 .

$7.26

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 .

$7.26

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 .

$6.36

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 .

$6.67

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 .

$8.79

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 .

$4.84

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