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Infernal Child: World Without Love (SCARCE FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION , FIRST PRINTING)

by Pizzey, Erin

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Published
2005
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Very Good
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First Paperback Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780954000219
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London: Little Hermit Press, 2005. VG. First paperback edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ERIN PIZZEY, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'For -----/with love/Erin Pizzey/30-4-09'. 126pp. Erin Pizzey (born 1939) is an English ex-feminest and men's rights advocate, domestic abuse advocate, and novelist. She is known for having started the first domestic violence shelter… Read more
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Barking Blondes: How Two Bitches Taught Two Bitches How To Survive Without Men (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JO GOOD)

by Webb, Anna & Good, Jo

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Greystone Books
Published
2013
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780600626473
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London: Hamlyn, 2013. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR, JO GOOD, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To/----/I can't think/of anyone better/to read this!/Jo Good'. Illustrated with photographs. JoAnne Good (born 1965) is a BBC radio and television presenter. This book is a memoir of her broadcasting years and her love affair with… Read more
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Women Like Meat: The Folklore And Foraging Ideology Of The Kalahari Ju/'hoan (UNCOMMON PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Biesele, Megan

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Greystone Books
Published
1993
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Very Good Plus
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First Paperback Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780253315663
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$38.28

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Bloomington, Indiana, USA: Indiana University Press, 1993. VG+. First paperback edition, first printing. xxii,225pp. Illustrated with photographs and a map. A well-researched and authoritative study of the folklore and foraging ideology of the Kalahari Ju/'hoan. With Bibliography and Index. Light sunning to spine; else a very good plus copy of an UNCOMMON first paperback edition, first printing. NO inscriptions, underlining… 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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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
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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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Comfort Women: A History Of Japenese Forced Prostitution During The Second World War (FINE COPY OF UNCOMMON FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Edwards, Wallace

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Greystone Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781490517216
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$79.29

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Absolute Crime Books, 2013. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. 131pp. During World War Two as many as 200,000 women, commonly called comfort women, were forced into prostitution, brutally beaten and raped, and held prisoner throughout Asia under the direct control of the Japanese military. Comfort stations, or state-sanctioned supported and operated brothels, existed in Japan, the Philippines, China, Indonesia,… Read more
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London: Blink, 2017. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, KATE GARRAWAY, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To ---/Your daughter is wonderful/& so are you./lots of/love/Kate/Garraway'. Illustrated with photographs. Kate Garraway (born 1967) is an English broadcaster and journalist. A fine copy, in a fine d/w, of a SCARCE first edition, fist printing… Read more
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Diary Days In The 86th Year Of Great Aunt Tit-Bit (SCARCE SIGNED AND NUMBERED HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Goodchild, Doris Ann

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Greystone Books
Published
1990
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Very Good
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Signed And Numbered First Edition, First
ISBN
9780947620097
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Haddington, Scotland: D & J Croal, 1990. VG/VG+. Signed And Numbered by the Author, Doris Ann Goodchild, on front paste-down. This being number 67 of 350 copies. Doris Ann Goodchild (1906-1999), wrote her diaries to tell everyone how to look at every day and everything encountered with a fresh and enthusiastic eye. Profusely illustraed with line-drawings. Some light bruising to… Read more
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Bodies Of Experience: Gender And Identity In Women's Photography Since 1970 (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL JOBLING)

by Jobling, Paul

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Greystone Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781857270099
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$51.95

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London: Scarlet Press, 1997. VG. First Edition. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBÉD AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL JOBLING, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Dear ----/best wishes/& happy/reading/Paul/Oct 94'. ix,69pp. Illustrated with 15 photographs. Focused on the period from the 1970s to the present, the book explores women's use of photography to pose challenging questions about female identity and the significance of… 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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Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, CHELSEA HANDLER)

by Handler, Chelsea

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780446552448
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New York, NY, USA: Grand Central, 2010. NrF/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, CHELSEA HANDLER, without dedication or inscription on a publisher's bookplate affixed to half-title-page. Signing reads, 'XO,/Chelsea'. Illustrated with photographs. The memoir/autobiography of American comedian, actress, writer Chelsea Handler (born 1975). Few spots to fore-edge; else a near fine copy,… Read more
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Sand And Barbed Wire (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by McCallum, Marjorie

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Greystone Books
Published
1997
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781861063434
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London: Minerva Press, 1997. NrF. First edition, first printing. Paperback PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MARJORIE McCULLUM, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To ----/With best wishes/Marjorie McCallum'. 130pp. Illustrated with photographs. The autobiography of Marjorie McCallum and of her time in the Suez Canal zone during the 1950s. She was the wife of a British Army Officer… Read more
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The Dutiful Edith Cavell (UNCOMMON LATER PRINTING)

by Boston, Noel

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Near Fine
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Later Printing.
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Norwich: Norwich Cathedral NrF. Later printing. Not dated. 16pp. Illustrated with a portrait frontispiece of Edith Cavell (1865-1915). She was a British nurse during World War One and is celebrated for saving the lives of soldiers by helping them escpe from German occupied Belgium. Cavell was sentenced to death and shot in 1915, she is buried in Norwich Cathedral, Norwich.… Read more
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An Eye For Beauty (FINE COPY OF AMERICAN HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR/PHOTOGRAPHER, EVELYN H LAUDER)

by Lauder, Evelyn H

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Greystone Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780810932845
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New York, NY, USA: Harry H Abrams, 2002. Fine/Fine. First American Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPER/AUTHOR, EVELYN H LAUDER, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Profusely illustrated with 105 photographs in full colour. A collection of photographs by Evelyn H Lauder (1936-2011). She was well-known as a cosmetics executive at her… Read more
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Street Angels (FINE COPY OF SCARCE UPDATED SECOND EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL BLAKEY)

by Blakey, Paul

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Greystone Books
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
Updated Second Edition
ISBN
9780992672225
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Great Britain: CHI Network, 2014. VG. Updated second edition. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL BLAKEY, without dedication or inscription on dedication page. (4),iv,152pp. This inspirational book tells amazing stories of communities and lifes transformed across the UK and Spain. Through projects such as Street Angels, Club Angels, Town Pastors, Street Chaplains and NightLight you will read how volunteers are… Read more
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The Asian Mystique: Dragon Ladies, Geisha Girls, & Our Fantasies Of The Exotic Orient (HARDBACK FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SHERIDAN PRASSO)

by Prasso, Sheridan

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781586482145
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New York, NY, USA: Public Affairs, 2005. VG+/VG+. First American Edition, First Printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SHERIDAN PRASSO, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'To -------/A fellow China/hand/Sheri'. Illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and a map. In Western fantasies, the Orient is the exotic, sensual, dangerous, decadent land of dreams - where… Read more
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From Strangers To Citizens: The Integration Of Immigrant Communities In Britain, Ireland And Colonial America, 1550-1750 (FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Vigne, Randolph and Littleton, Charles

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Greystone Books
Published
2001
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781902210865
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Brighton, Sussex: Sussex Academic Press, 2001. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. xxiv,567pp. Illustrated. A well-researched and authoritative study of immigrants between 1550 and 1750, many escaping persecution, settled in Britain and its colonies, and in Ireland. They brought with them their formidable energies and talents and quickly assimilated themselves into the host society. With Index. Light chipping to edges… Read more
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The Life And Times Of A Dovorian (FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY LILLIAN KAY)

by Kay, Lillian And Leach, Derek (Compiler)

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Greystone Books
Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780953616602
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Dover, Kent: Riverdale Publications, 1999. NrF. First edition, first printing. Large paperback. SIGNED BY LILLIAN KAY, without dedication or inscription on title-page. vi,105,vii-xi,pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. A well-researched and authoritative study of the life of Dovorian Lillian Kay (1914-2013) who became Headmistress of Dover Grammer School, and her family, and the town of Dover, Kent. With… Read more
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Holding On: A Story Of Love And Survival (UNCOMMON COPY OF HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JO GAMBI)

by Gambi, Jo

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Greystone Books
Published
2006
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Near Fine
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First Edition, Later Printing
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London.: Portrait, 2006. NrF/Fine. First edition, later printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JO GAMBI, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with photographs and maps. In 2005 Rob and Jo Gambi became the first married couple to achieve the ultimate adventurer's ambition when they climbed the 'Seven Summits' (the highest… Read more
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The Hacienda: My Venezuelan Years (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Teran, Lisa St Aubin De

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Greystone Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781860492778
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London: Virago, 1997. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. The autobiographical Venezuelan years of the English novelist Lisa St Aubin De Teran (born 1953). Illustrated with photographs. A near fine copy, in a near fine d/w, of an UNCOMMON first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE… Read more
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