BIOGRAPHY from R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.

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Diana Princess of Wales at Kensington Palace by Mario Testino.

by KINMONTH, PATRICK - Edited and designed by:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE+.
Edition
Germany,Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st edn.TASCHEN,2005.
ISBN
9783822849309
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$104.81

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Germany,Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st edn.FINE+/FINE-.No owner inscrptn and no published price to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean,matt,b/w portrait photographs by Mario Testino,illustrated dw/dj panels,with white lettering to front,grey background to spine/backstrip with white lettering,rear panel with b/w portrait photograph and black lettered publisher's web address and ISBN barcode.Negligible shelf-wear, bumping,or creasing to edges and corners,head+foot of spine/ backstrip with very gentle pushing with miniscule reciprocal creases,… Read more
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Arthur Conan Doyle - A life in letters.

by LLENEBERG, JON; STASHOWER, DANIEL; and FOLEY, CHARLES - Edited by:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9780007247592
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$24.05

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.[Complete number line 1.] FINE/VG++. No owner inscrptn and no price-clip to dw/dj.However,to the half-title and to the repeated title separator page,there is a very faint 'ghost' of written text which to me,looks similar to some of the subject's printed facsimile writing examples,a few sentences both above and below the publisher's printed text on those pages.Have used… Read more
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SEX & DRUGS & ROCK 'N' ROLL: THE LIFE OF IAN DRURY.

by BALLS, RICHARD:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE-.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9780711877214
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$18.48

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.FINE-/FINE. No owner inscrptn and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean,matt,wrap-around white background with subject's b/w portrait photogrph to front panel of dw/dj,with capitalised b/w lettered part title and author's name respectively, remainder of title - IAN DRURY - in bright,crisp,capitalised gilt letters, thumbnail portrait repeated to head of spine with similarly coloured lettering to same,but author's name in black… Read more
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GREAT VICTORIAN LIVES: AN ERA IN OBITUARIES.

by BRUNSKILL, IAN - General Editor - SANDERS, PROFESSOR ANDREW - Edited by:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE+.
Edition
UK,thick 8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9780007259731
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$30.83

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UK,thick 8vo HB+protected dw/dj,1st edn.[Complete number line 1.] FINE+/FINE+.No owner inscrptn and no clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean, glossy,colour photographic portrait of actress Sarah Bernhardt to front panel and spine/backstrip of dw/dj with white capitalised lettering also similarly repeated to the spine,rear panel of dw/dj with montaged, monochrome contemporary period portrait photographs of 8 other eminent Victorians: W E Gladstone,… Read more
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JAMES LEES-MILNE: The Life.

by BLOCH**, MICHAEL:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE+.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+protected dw/dj,1st edn,3rd imp.
ISBN
9780719560347
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$22.18

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UK,8vo HB+protected dw/dj,1st edn,3rd imp.[Complete number line 3, so 1st edn,3rd impression.] FINE+/FINE+.No owner inscrptn but price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean,glossy,subject's monochrome biographical portrait illustrated dw/dj panels with brown+gilt patterned design to fore-edges of dw/dj flaps and the spine/backstrip,capitalised pale cream(?) author,white part-title and gilt lettered remainder of title to front and repeated to spine,rear panel with critic's black-lettered review.Negligible shelf-wear,bumping,creasing to… Read more
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TIGERS of the SNOW: HOW ONE FATEFUL CLIMB MADE THE SHERPAS MOUNTAINEERING LEGENDS.

by NEALE, JONATHAN:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,12mo p/back 1st edn.
ISBN
9780349113500
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$9.86

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UK,12mo p/back 1st edn.[originally and first published US,Thomas Dunne Books,2002.First UK publication,(LONDON) Little,Brown, 2002. This the first UK,(LONDON) ABACUS,p/back issue,2003.] Near FINE. No owner inscrptn and no price-removal from card cover.Bright,crisp, clean,generally sharp-cornered,glossy,repeated monochrome repeated photograph to covers+spine/backstrip illustrated card covers,with brown+black lettering to same - thumbnail photograph repeated to spine and same front cover photograph repeated to rear cover… Read more
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GROWING PAINS. + it's not what you think. [Both items Author/Subject SIGNED copy.]

by PIPER, BILLIE, - EVANS, CHRIS:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,author/subject SIGNED,1st edns.
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$108.51

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2 autobiography volumes,UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,author/subject SIGNED,1st edns.Bright,crisp,clean,author/subject colour portrait photographic illustrated dws/djs; with negligible shelf-wear,bumping,creasing to edges and corners - no nicks,tears or splits present.Illustrated with subjects'/authors' profuse contemporary autobiographiocal colour photographs. Visually the exterior appearance is exceptional/acceptable,and even internally,the book is also in an exceptional condition/state of preservation and presentation for a book's age. It is only the minimal… Read more
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Richmal Crompton - THE WOMAN BEHIND JUST WILLIAM. [Plus bonus/extra 5 assorted coloured William art prints.]

by CADOGAN, MARY - Foreword by Martin Jarvis:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE-.
Edition
UK,12mo p/back,1st edn.
ISBN
9780750932851
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$30.83

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UK,12mo p/back,1st edn.[Originally and first published,UK,8vo HB+ dw/dj,1st edn,ALLEN & UNWIN (Publishers),1986.This is the first paperback edition by this publisher.] Almost virtually as new,wrapped+ protected from day of issue/purchase,so NO owner inscrptn,NO price removal from cover,NO dog-ear reading creases to any pages' corner tips,and NO reading creases to spine/backstrip.Bright,crisp,clean, sharp-cornered,matt,colour portrait photograph and colour illustration of Crompton and William &… Read more
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McCARTNEY YESTERDAY . . . and today.

by COLEMAN, RAY

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9780752216690
Item Price
$19.72

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.[cOMPLETE NUMBER LINE 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2.] UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.FINE/FINE.No owner inscrptn and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean,matt,wrap-around black background with subject;s biographical colour photograph illustrated front panel with white,red and pale blue lettering,white=blue lettered spine/backstrip,reaqr panel with superimposed contemporary b/w portrait photograph of paul and Linda; all with negligible shelf-wear, bumping,creasing to… Read more
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A Near Run Thing - The Day of Waterloo.

by HOWARTH**, DAVID:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE-.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st reprint edn.
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$16.65

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st reprint edn.[Originally,first published UK, (London) COLLINS,1968.This Literary Guild edn first published October,1968 and this example is its first reprint of March,1969. Republished by Collins and The History Book Club (UK) in 1971.] FINE-/VG.No owner inscrptn and no printed price - subscription book club - so no clip to dw/dj.Wrap-around bright,colour pictorial illustrated dw/dj (painting detail from painting of… Read more
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SPITALFIELDS LIFE.

by THE GENTLE AUTHOR:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,thick,small 8vo HB+dw/dj,author SIGNED,1st edn.
ISBN
9781444703955
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$36.99

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UK,thick,small 8vo HB+dw/dj,author SIGNED,1st edn.Complete number line 1.] FINE/VG.No owner inscrptn but author's handwritten,black ink inscrptn+signature: ' I'm your loyal servant, TGA' to half-title page,and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,clean,matt,dark blue background with colour photograph of facing ceramic Staffordshire Dogs to front panel of dw/dj with capitalised white lettered title+author name,white lettering repeated to spine/backstrip along with white vignette chapter end… Read more
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Head Over Heels in the Dales. [Author SIGNED+dedicated copy.**]

by PHINN**, GERVASE:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
Near FINE.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,author SIGNED+dedicated,1st edn.
ISBN
9780718145064
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$16.03

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,author SIGNED+dedicated,1st edn.[Complete number line 1.] NFINE/NFINE.Neat,black ink gift presentation+date to top left-hand corner of front freee endpaper,plus author's handwritten, black felt-tip ink inscrptn: 'For Eunice Gervase Phinn' to title page,(as the dedicatee is named Eunice too,it would look as if the donor has got the author to sign the book before giving it as a present for a… Read more
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THE WILD SILENCE. [Exclusive Edition.]

by WINN, RAYNOR :

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,small 8vo HB+dw/dj,Exclusive Edn,1st edn.
ISBN
9780241401460
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$24.66

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UK,small 8vo HB+dw/dj,Exclusive Edn,1st edn.[Complete number line 001.] FINE/FINE.Bright,crisp,clean,matt,5-colour block (b/w,grey,dusky pink and green) lino-cut type,scenic illustration to front panel with capitalised bright crisp,embossed gilt lettered author name,gold colour highlighting to black glossy embossed lettered title and other black flat printed letters and a black circular,white lettered 'Exclusive Edition' (removable) adhesive label to dw/dj,a very pale blue,matt spine/ backstrip with… Read more
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JOY DIVISION + NEW ORDER: Pleasures and Wayward Distractions.

by EDGE, BRIAN:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
Near FINE.
Edition
UK,slim Qrto wraps,softback Original,illustrated,1st edn.
ISBN
9780711905276
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$36.99

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UK,slim Qrto wraps,softback Original,illustrated,1st edn.[Paperback/ softback Original denotes the first format and its first appearance in print of the book/title.Paperbacks usually follow on from a HB edn,but can be published at the same time as the HB edn,but paperback/ softback Originals are published prior to any other format and in some cases,be the only edition,either in… Read more
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A Year Unfolding - A printmaker's view.

by HARDING, ANGELA:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9780751584332
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$36.99

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UK,Qrto HB+dw/dj,1st edn.[Complete number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2.] FINE/FINE.No owner inscrptn and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp, clean,matt,wrap-around white background with colour pictorial artwork design illustration by Angela Harding to front panel of dw/dj with black lettering,similar lettering to white spine/backstrip along with thumbnail, grey+white bird illustration at the head of same,rear panel of… Read more
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BLACK WATCH: Liberating Europe and Catching Himmler - My Extraordinary WW2 with the Highland Division.

by RENOUF, TOM:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9781408702710
Item Price
$28.36

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.FINE/FINE.No owner inscrptn and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp,clean,matt,montaged colour photographs illustrated dw/dj with glossy b/w capitalised and other black printed lettering respectively to front panel of dw/dj. colour scheme+lettering repeated to spine/backstrip,rear panel with a black lettered prose extract to repeated photograph detail from front panel; all with negligible shelf-wear,bumping,creasing to edges and corners – no nicks,tears or… Read more
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PERFECT VICTIM.

by McGUIRE, CHRISTINE and NORTON, CARLA:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
Near FINE.
Edition
UK,thick 8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn thus.
Item Price
$12.33

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UK,thick 8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn thus.NFINE/FINE.No owner inscrptn and no published price - Book Club subscription only.Bright,crisp, clean,glossy laminated,wrap-around black background with capitalised red+white lettering over superimposed b/w photograph of reaar view of a seated,nude female figure,hands rope-tied behind her back to front panel of dw/dj,colour scheme lettering repeated to black spine/ backstrip,rear panel with critics' red+white lettered reviews to a… Read more
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ALPHONSE DAUDET. [Author SIGNED+dedicated copy.]

by DOBIE, G. VERA:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
VG+.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,author SIGNED,1st edn.
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$43.16

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,author SIGNED,1st edn.VG+/POOR.No owner inscrptn,but author's handwritten dark blue ink inscrptn+dedication thus: ' To Edith C. Thomas (the invaluable 'Mrs Nicol',whose typing saved my eyesight,whose Index never let me down),in memory of happy companionship and common toil. G. V. D. November 1949.' to top,right-hand corner of front free endpaper. Dw/dj grubbed,rubbed, nicked,chipped,torn with varying degrees of concomitant loss to… Read more
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THE PRINCES IN THE TOWER.**

by JENKINS**, ELIZABETH:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
Near FINE.
Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
ISBN
9780241898758
Item Price
$27.13

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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.NFINE/NFINE.No owner inscriptn,and no price-clip to dw/dj.Bright, crisp,clean,glossy laminated colour photographic illustrated front panel of dw/dj (stained glass window in Canterbury Cathedral) with capitalised red+white lettered title,author's name in other white capital lettering,spine/backstrip with similarly coloured lettering as the front and a publisher's white colophon at foot of same,rear panel with b/w reproduction of a painting by Millais… Read more
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THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII.

by FRASER**, ANTONIA:

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R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY.
Condition
FINE.
Edition
UK,thick 8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn thus.
Item Price
$14.80

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UK,thick 8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn thus.FINE/FINE.No owner inscrptn and no price-clip to dw/dj - absence of publisher's price as a Book Club subscription issue.Bright,crisp,clean,glossy,wrap-around red background with colour pictorial Henry VIII full-length painting with his wives' heraldic badges arranged in an arc above his head,to front panel with white lettering,a red spine/backstrip with thumbnail colour illustration of the King from… Read more
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