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Fragile Edge, Loss on Everest

by Maria Coffey

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Pullet's Books
Published
2003
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Very Good
ISBN
9780099460336
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London: Arrow Books, 2003. Arrow Books, London. 2003 paperback. Very good. 195 x 130mm, 231 pages. B/w photos. Book condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, gaint crease to rear cover, tight binding. The story of the death of climbers Joe Tasker and Peter Boardman on Everest in 1982 and the subsequent pilgrimage by both of their partners to the… Read more
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A Difficult Country, The Napiers in Scotland

by Priscilla Napier

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Pullet's Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$11.23

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London: Michael Joseph, 1972. Michael Joseph, London. 1972 1st edition hardback. Very good/Very good. 225 x 145mm, 288 pages. B/w photos/illustrations. Book condition: Very good, clean red boards, tight binding. Dust jacket condition: Very good, clean, bright, slight fade to spine, not creased, protected in removable sleeving, not price-clipped. The history of the influential Napier family in medieval and Stuart… Read more
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Britannia to Beira and Beyond

by Mike Critchley

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Pullet's Books
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781904459422
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$7.02

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Liskeard: Maritime Books, 2010. Very good. 8vo. 210 x 145mm, 150 pages. A few b/w photos. Book condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, not creased, tight binding. Comments: Mike Critchley is a prolific author on naval books, but here he describes his own 5 years of Royal Navy service in the 1960s, travelling as far as Reykjavik and Singapore,… Read more
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A Goodly Heritage, a history of Jane Austen's Family

by George Holbert Tucker

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Pullet's Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780856354854
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$9.83

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Manchester: Carcanet New Press, 1983. Carcanet New Press. 1983 1st edition hardback. Very good/Very good. 8vo. 225 x 145mm, 238 pages. A few images. Book condition: Very good, clean black boards, tight binding, no inscriptions. Jacket condition: Very good, clean, bright, touch of fade to spine, minor rubbing to upper edge, not price-clipped. Comments: A detailed look at the ancestors… Read more
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Goethe, His Life and Times

by Richard Friedenthal

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Pullet's Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition (in paperback)
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$14.04

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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1993. Very Good. 8vo. 235 x 155mm, 561 pages. B/w illustrations. Book Condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, not creased, tight binding. Comments: A comprehensive life history for Goethe, the German writer, dandy, carouser, politician, social lion and flirt of the 18th century.. First Edition (in paperback). Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Breeze for a Bargeman

by Bob Roberts

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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Lavenham: Terence Dalton Ltd., 1990. Very Good. 225 x 175mm, 136 pages. B/w photos. Book Condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, not creased, tight binding. Comments: Bob Roberts has been associated with boating along the East Coast of England for many years. Here he describes many of the characters he has met, as well as his exploits in the… Read more
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The Life and Times of Smith 597

by Ernest Smith

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Pullet's Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Bound Biographies , 2009. Very Good. 230 x 155mm, 119 pages. Colour and b/w photos. Book Condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, not creased, tight binding, signed by author on title page. Comments: The life story of Ernest Smith from North London to Oulton Broad by way of National Service, teaching in prisons, working at Redbridge before retiring to… Read more
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Great Tey to Rangoon, A Farmer's Story

by Roger Browning

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Pullet's Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$21.06

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The Author, 2002. Very Good. 210 x 150mm, 135 pages. B/w photos, maps. Book Condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, not creased, tight binding. Comments: Roger Browning describes his life: training as a chartered surveyor, time in the Royal Engineers in Burma, working for W & C French in Civil Engineering, before returning to work on the family farm.… Read more
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The Road I Travelled

by Percy Edwards

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.27

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Arthur Barker Ltd, 1979. Very Good/Very Good. 225 x 145mm, 181 pages. B/w photos. Book Condition: Very good, clean green boards, tight binding, signed by Percy on endpaper. Jacket Condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, not creased, not price-clipped, protected in removable clear sleeving. Comments: Percy Edwards was known as an accomplished storyteller and animal impersonator on radio and… Read more
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Birds of the Air

by Eric Simms

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Pullet's Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780091260705
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$4.21

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London: Hutchinson, 1976. Hutchinson, London. 1976 1st edition hardback. Very good/Fair. 220 x 140mm, 192 pages.B/w photos. Book condition: Very good, clean blue boards, firm binding. Dust jacket condition: Fair only, clean, bright, not faded, edges rubbed with small tears, price-clipped, front fold-over creased. The autobiography of a naturalist and broadcaster, known for his books and appearances on radio… Read more
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Airborne

by Neil Williams

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Published
2011
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Very Good
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$8.42

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Manchester: Crecy Publishing Ltd, 2011. Crecy Publishing Ltd, Manchester. 2011 paperback. Very good. 235 x 155mm, 219 pages. Colour and b/w photos. Book condition: Very good, clean, bright, not faded, minor corner bumping, crease to rear cover corner, tight binding. The life story of Neil Williams, at various times RAF pilot, test pilot, film/demo pilot, air display pilot, charter pilot,… Read more
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Remembering Britten

by Alan Blyth

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Pullet's Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780091449506
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$14.04

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London: Hutchinson, 1981. Hutchinson, London. 1981 1st edition hardback. Very Good/Very good. 225 x 140 mm, 181 pages. A few b/w photos. Book Condition: Very good, clean brown boards, tight binding. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good, clean, not faded, not creased, not price-clipped, now in protective removable sleeving. A substantial collection of personal memories… Read more
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Saturday's Child

by Daphne Economou

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Pullet's Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789604104543
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$7.02

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Athens: Oceanida, 2007. Oceanida, Athens. 2007 1st edition paperback. Very Good. 205 x 145 mm 267 pages. Book Condition: Very Good, clean, tight, undamaged. An unusual record of a childhood spent mainly in India, with education being completed in England. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.… Read more
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