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The Riddle Of Napoleon (SCARCE 1937 FIRST ENGLISH FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Brice, Raoul

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Greystone Books
Published
1937
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Near Fine
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First UK Edition, First Printing
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Londonn: Putnam, 1937. NrF/VG. First UK edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated. A well-researched and authoritative biography of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821). A biography that is in three parts; a summary of Napoleon's career, an examination of the man himself, his origins, psychology, and physical form, and, lastly, an examination of the influence exerted by his own family… Read more
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The Long March: The Untold Story (UNCOMMON FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, SECOND PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, HARRISON E SALISBURY)

by Salisbury, Harrison E

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Greystone Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
9780060390440
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$34.18

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New York, NY, USA: Harper & Row, 1985. VG/VG. First edition, second printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, HARRISON E SALISBURY, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For ------- -------/With good wishes/from a fellow/?(two indecipherable words)/Harrison Salisbury'. Illustrated with photographs and maps. A well-researched and authoritative account of the… Read more
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A Sparrow's Flight: The Memoirs Of Lord Hailsham Of St Marylebone (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LORD HAILSHAM)

by Hailsham, Lord

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Greystone Books
Published
1990
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Very Good
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780002155458
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$24.61

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London: Collins, 1990. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LORD HAILSHAM, on title-page. Inscription reads, '---- -------/from/Hailsham of St Marylebone/With many thanks for all your/help over these many years'. The autobiography of Quintin Hogg, Baron Hailsham of St Marylebone (1907-2001), who was a British barrister and Conservative politician.… Read more
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London: Vintage Publications, 2004. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARY LILLIS-JENSEN, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For --------/from Mary Lillis-/Jensen/8-1-2005'. (viii),159pp. Illustrated with photographs. The author was born in Dublin, and her account is initially of her idyllic childhood in the Ireland of the 1920s. It tells of an elegant, gentle world… Read more
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Bolivar: A Continent And Its Destiny (FINE COPY OF ENGLISH HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Salcedo-Bastardo, J L (Edited And Translated By Annella McDermott)

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Greystone Books
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First English Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780855461997
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Richmond, Surrey: Richmond Publishing, 1977. Fine/NrF. First English Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with line-drawings and two maps. A well-researched and authoritaive biography of Simon Bolivar (1783-1830), who was the First President of Gran Columbia, the First President of Bolivia, Sixth President of Peru, President of the Third Republic of Venezuela, and President of the Second… Read more
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The Rich & The Super Rich (SCARCE HARDBACK REVISED EDITION EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Lundberg, Ferdinand (Edited, WIth A New Introduction By Peter Wilsher)

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Greystone Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780171380095
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London & Boston: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1969. VG/VG. Revised edition in d/w not price clipped. Wirh New Material by Peter Wilsher. A penetrating study which demonstrates, that even in America, not only financial power but also the bulk of political power is held in the hands of a few. With Appendixes, Notes and Index. Some dusting to top-edge; d/w… Read more
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Your Dear Letter: Private Correspondence Of Queen Victoria And The Crown Princess Of Prussia 1865-1871 (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Fulford, Roger (Editor)

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Greystone Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780237351878
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$24.61

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London: Evans Brothers, 1971. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with photograps and line-drawings. The correspondence between Queen Victoria and her eldest daughter, Crown Princess of Prussia, between 1865 and 1871. This covers the period of political anxiety and the Austria-Prussian War and the Franco-Prussian War. With Index. Minor spotting to top-edge and fore-edge; sunning… Read more
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Get It Together: Why We Deserve Better Politics (SCARCE HARBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ZOE WILLIAMS)

by Williams, Zoe

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Greystone Books
Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780091959012
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London: Hutchinson, 2015. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, Zoe Williams on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Dear ----/Lovely to meet you./Zoe/Williams', We don't have to wait until we have permission for change. It's easy to feel powerless, but you don't lack power, and nor do I. Irresistible power is… Read more
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Forever Lost, Forever Gone (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PADDY JOE HILL)

by Hill, Paddy Joe

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Greystone Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780747518303
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$24.61

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London: Bloomsbury, 1995. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PADDY JOE HILL, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To Jed/Nam Myoho Renge Kyo/Wishing you all the beest/for the Future/Paddy Joe Hill/Birmingham Six/10-2'. Illustrated with photographs. In 1974 Paddy Joe Hill was charged alongside five other men with the biggest mass… Read more
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Shephard's Watch: Illusions Of Power (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GILLIAN SHEPHARD)

by Shephard, Gillian

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Greystone Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781902301563
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London: Politico's, 2000. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GILLIAN SHEPHARD, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Love to ------/from/Jill/October 2012'. Illustrated with photographs. The autobiography of Gillian Shephard (born 1940) who is a Conservative politician. She was a Member of Parliament for South West Norfolk, and served as a… Read more
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Grand Inquisitor: Memoirs (FINE COPY OF HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY ROBIN DAY)

by Day, Sir Robin

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Greystone Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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9780297796602
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London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1989. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY ROBIN DAY, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with photographs. The autobiography of the British political broadcaster, journalist, interviewer Robin Day (1923-2000). With Index. A fine copy, in a fine d/w, of a first edition, first printing SIGNED BY ROBIN DAY. .… Read more
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What Are They Doing In There? (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Jeffries, Julia and Johnson, Hazel

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780704371873
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London: Quartet Books, 2010. NrF. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, on half-title page. Inscriptions read, 'For -------/Love/Julia' and 'For ------ watch this space!/love/Hazel'. 183pp. Illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. This book takes a long, cool look at the House of Commons. A near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing… Read more
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The Chapel Royal: Ancient & Modern (FINE COPY OF BRITISH HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION)

by Baldwin, David

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Greystone Books
Published
1990
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Fine
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British First Edition, First Printing Br
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9780715623497
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London: Duckworth, 1990. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of the Chapel Royal. It is a body of priests and singers appointed to minister to the spiritual and temporal needs of the sovereign and the Royal Household. As such it is a collection of people,… Read more
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International Law And The Use Of Force In Somalia (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Mair, R L L

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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Great Britain: Perivale Press, 2010. NrF. First edition, first printing. Paperback. 80pp. Illustrated with photographs and a map. This is a study of the 2006/2007 armed intervention in Somalia by Ethiopian and United States military forces.This study examines the historical background to the conflict in Somalia and the problematic issues concernung sovereignty, statehood, recognition and self-determination which Somalia's current position… Read more
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Transcultural Medicine: Dealing With Patients From Different Cultures (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, BASHIR QURESHI)

by Qureshi, Bashir

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Greystone Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780852009383
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London: Kluwer Academic, 1989. VG+. First edition, first printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED TO IAN BROOMAN AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR BASHIR QURESHI, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To Ian Brooman/With best wishes/Bashir Qureshi/8 April, 1989 (RCGP Spring/Meeting 1989/at Brighton)'. These two gentlemen attended the same meeting of the Royal College Of General… Read more
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I Never Promised You A Rose Garden: A Short Guide To Modern Politics, The Coalition And General Election (SCARCE FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN CRACE)

by Crace, John

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Greystone Books
Published
2015
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Near Fine
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First Paperback Edition, Second Printing
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9780552171229
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London: Gorgi, 2015. NrF. First Paperback Edition, Second Printing, (same year as first printing). PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN CRACE, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For -------/with best wishes/John Crace/Aug 2015'. How did the UK get its first coalition government since the Second World War? The author takes you inside the corridors of Westminster to reveal the… Read more
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Porridge And Passion (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED TWICE BY THE AUTHOR, JONATHAN AITKEN)

by Aitken, Jonathan

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition, First Printing.
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9780826476302
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London: Continuum, 2005. VG/VG. First Edition, First Printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED TWICE BY AUTHOR, JONATHAN AITKEN, on front endpaper. Firstly, inscription reads, 'To -----/Happy Birthday - June 8 2005/and Much Love/from/Jonathan' and, secondly, on title-page name crossed through and SIGNED 'Jonathan Aitken'. Illustrated with photographs. The author's experiences of prison life and life after serving his… Read more
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Gray Dawn: How The Coming Age Wave Will Transform America - And The World (SCARCE NEW EDITION, FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETER PETERSON)

by Peterson, Peter G

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Greystone Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
New Edition, First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780812990690
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New York, NY, USA: Three Rivers Press, 2000. NrF. New Edition, First Paperback Edition, First Printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETER PETERSON, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'With my Best wishes/P Peterson'. Profusely illustrated with line-diagrams. The author, Peter Peterson (1926-2018), demonstrates with conviction and eloquence the need to recognise that we face a social, political, and economic… Read more
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Chance Witness: An Outsider's Life In Politics (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MATTHEW PARRIS)

by Parris, Mathew

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Greystone Books
Published
2002
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780670894406
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London: Viking, 2002. NrF/NrF. First edition, fifth printing (same year as first printing). in d/w price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MATTHEW PARRIS, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with photographs. The autobiography of Matthew Parris (born 1949) who is a political writer and broadcaster. Formerly a Conservative Member of Parliament, he was correspondence secretary for Margaret Thatcher. He… Read more
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New York, NY, USA: William Morrow, 1996. VG/VG. First American Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on front endpaper. Signing reads, 'Jo/Elders/Best Wishes/Dr Joycelyn Elders'. Illustrated with photographs. The autobiography of American Dr Joycelyn Elders (born 1933) whose last post was as Surgeon General of the United States. With Index. Some bruising… Read more
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