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RECOLLECTIONS OF MY LIFE AS A WOMAN. The New York Years

By DI PRIMA, Diane

Viking Press, New York. 2001. First edition. 8vo, 424pp. Very good hardback copy in like dust jacket.

$6.97

NETTIE AND SISSIE. The biography of Ethel M. Dell and her sister Ella

By DELL, Penelope

Hamish Hamilton, London, 1977. 8vo, 175pp, black and white illustrations. Very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. .

$20.91

THE GARDEN OF EROS. The Story of the Paris Expatriates and the Post-War Literary Scene

By CALDER, John

Calder, London. 2013. . 8vo, 360pp, black and white illustrations. A very good hardback copy in illustrated boards. Binding canted.

$17.43

THE WORLD IS WHAT IT IS. The Authorized Biography of V.S. Naipaul.

By NAIPAUL, V. S.: FRENCH, Patrick

Picador, London, 2008. 8vo, 555pp, black and white and colour illustrations. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. . Signed by the author, Patrick French.

$13.94

44 - A DUBLIN MEMOIR

By SHERIDAN, Peter

Macmillan, London, 1999. 8vo, 296pp. A near fine hardback copy in like dust jacket.. Signed by author on title page. .

$13.94

SLOW MOTION. A Memoir

By SHAPIRO, Dani

Bloomsbury, London. 1998. First edition. 8vo, 245pp. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. . Signed by the author.

$13.94

THE DRESSING STATION. A Surgeon's Odyssey

By KAPLAN, Jonathan

Picador, London. 2001. 8vo, 407pp. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. . Signed by the author.

$13.94

FOOTFALLS IN MEMORY. Reflections from Solitude

By WAITE, Terry

Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1995. First edition. 8vo, 199pp. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. . Signed by the author.

$13.94

ASTARTE. A Fragment of Truth Concerning George Gordon Byron, Sixth Lord Byron, Recorded by his Grandson

By MILBANKE, Ralph, Earl of Lovelace

Christophers, London, 1921. 8vo, 363pp, 7 black and white plates with tissue guards, 2 facsimile letters. A good copy in papered boards with cream cloth spine. End papers and spine foxed, top of rear board darkened. . This book was intended for private circulation only, as it touched upon Byron's separation from his wife of 12 months in 1816. It was rumoured that the cause was Byron's incestuous relationship with his half-sister, Augusta.

$118.51

ROSE BOYS

By ROSE, Peter

Allen and Unwin, Sydney, 2001. Uncorrected proof copy. . 8vo, 288pp. A very good paperback copy. .

$13.94

WITH LOVE FROM GRACIE. Sinclair Lewis: 1912-1925

By LEWIS, Grace Hegger

Harcourt Brace, New York. 1955. First edition. 8vo, 335pp, black and white illustrations . A very good hardback copy in price-clipped, edge worn dust jacket. .

$13.94

DICKENS AT DOUGHTY STREET

By DICKENS: GREAVES, John

Elm Tree Books, London, 1975. . 8vo, 197pp. A very good hardback copy in edgeworn dust jacket. Previous owner's mark. . Foreword by Monica Dickens.

$34.86

BARON CORVO. A Bibliography of Frederick Rolfe. Baron Corvo

By CORVO: WOOLF, Cecil

Rupert Hart-Davis, London. 1957. 8vo, 136pp. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket. Previous owner's name.

$17.43

STILL ALIVE! A Temporary Condition

By GOLD, Herbert

Arcade Publishing, New York. 2008. 8vo, 249pp. A very good hardback copy in like dust jacket.. Memoir featuring the Beats.

$10.46

J.P. Marquand Esquire A Portrait in the Form of a Novel

By MARQUAND J.P.: Philip Hamburger

Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1952. Small 8vo, 114pp. Very good hardback copy in like dust jacket.

$6.97

Chester Himes A Critical Appraisal

By HIMES Chester: Stephen F. Milliken

University of Missouri Press, Columbia, 1976. 8vo, 312pp. Good hardback copy in like dust jacket.

$8.37

THREE HOUSES

By THIRKELL, Angela

Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1947, (5th impression). 8vo, 134pp, frontis, 3 b.w. plates. Edges spotted, very good copy in slightly worn d/j.

$34.86