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A Goodly Fellowship

By Mary Ellen Chase

Collins, 1940. The story of the author's teaching career, starting in a rural school on the coast of Maine and concluding at Smith College. Copyright edition, solid and clean but missing its flyleaf.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.84

Fire and Sword in the Sudan

By Rudolf C Slatin Pasha

Edward Arnold, 1898. "A personal narrative of fighting and serving the Dervishes 1879-1895" Translated by Colonel F R Wingate, with maps and illustrations. The popular edition. 416pp plus publisher's adverts at the rear.Good plus copy, clean apart from one owner's name on the flyleaf, well bound in maroon covers with only minor shelfwear.. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$24.82

Life with Grandma

By Doreen Tovey

Elek, 1964. A humorous autobiography, following on from Cats In The Belfry. Near very good copy in a fair jacket with small tears at the corners and a crease to the rear panel.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by Ffolkes. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.29

Daughter of Paris : The Life Story of Celeste Mogador Comtesse Lionel De Moreton De Chabrillan

By Celeste Mogador and Charlotte Haldane

Hutchinson, 1961. A biography with excerpts of autobiography of the French novelist and courtesan of the mid nineteenth century. Tidy clean copy with a faded spine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.41

The Malham Story

By John H Illingworth

Nautical, 1972. John Illingworth's account of his life in the world of offshore racing, its people and his own adventures." Very good copy throughout.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.90

Victorians All

By Flora Masson

W & R Chambers, 1931. A series of short memoirs both of her own life and that of the auhor's father who was a Victorian literary figure and friend to Dickens, Thackeray and Holman Hunt among others. Tidy copy, clean but for a gift inscription to the flyleaf.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$14.37

The Peregrine, The Hill of Summer & Diaries
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The Peregrine, The Hill of Summer & Diaries

By J A Baker

Collins, 2010. Tight clean copy of the complete works of J A Baker.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.68

Annals of the Parish or the Chronicle of Dalmaiilng During the Ministry of the Rev Micah Balwhidder Written By Himself

By John Galt

J m Dent and Sons, 1111. Undated copy in the Everyman edition, probably 1920's. Solid and clean with minor sunning to the spine.. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$15.68

The Flag-Wagger

By Harry Franklin

Shepheard-Walwyn , 1974. The story of one man's experience in the Colonial service in Northern Rhodesia. Small repaired tear to the jacket at the foot of the spine, otherwise a very good copy throughout.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.10

People and Places : A Life in Five Continents

By Arthur Louis Keyser

John Murray, 1922. No author given in this first edition of the anonymous autobiography which relates a series of journeys to every corner of the globe. Very scarce in the original edition. Includes 11 black and white photographs and a map. Good solid copy with some edgewear to the covers, clean except for one gift inscription to the flyleaf.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$189.43

H V Morton's London

By H V Morton

Methuen, 1944. 3 previous books collected in one volume - The Heart of London, The Spell of London, and THe Nights of London. Tenth edition. Very good clean interior. Red cloth covers have small faded patch at the top of the spine. Robustly bound.. Cloth. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$6.53

The Lives and Wives of Tommy Manville

By Anita Manville

W H Allen, 1972. The story of the eleven wives of the asbestos millionnaire, written by the ninth of them. Excellent copy throughout.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.68

Wild Circus Animals

By Alfred Court

Burke, 1954. Clean solid good plus condition copy in a very ragged jacket. The memoirs of "the most famous animal trainer in the world".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Poor. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.37

Notes to My Daughters

By Cathy Cash Spellman

Crown, 1981. The author, a former creative director at Revlon, starts leaving notes for her daughters, because they were always out, and gets them returned to her with notes. Thus a correspondence begins. Tidy clean copy in a complete but slightly loose jacket. Scarce first edition. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$23.52

The Glitter and the Gold

By Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan

William Heinemann, 1953. Autobiography of the American who married and then divorce the ninth Duke of Marlborough. Clean solid copy of the first editon in slightly faded blue cloth covers and a clean interior except for one owner's name.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.76

A Lifelong Passion : Nicholas and Alexandra Their Own Story
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A Lifelong Passion : Nicholas and Alexandra Their Own Story

By Andrei Maylunas and Sergei Mironenko

Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1996. Minor wear to the top of the rear panel of the jacket otherwise a near fine, probably unread copy throughout.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.80

Man and Mystery in Asia

By Ferdinand Ossendowski

Edward Arnold, 1924. A portrait of the life and peoplles of Siberia and Mongolia, by a Pole who acquired first hand experience of the region, firstly as a mining engineer and secondly as a fugitive from the Russian Revolution. One owner's name otherwise a clean solid copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.29

Highland Days

By Seton Gordon

Cassell. Near Fine/Very Good. 1963. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall "A gifted raconteur, Mr Gordon vividly recalls scenes and stories collected thorugh a lifetime of experience". Minor edgewear to jacket otherwise a near fine copy throughout. .

$11.10

The Story of My Heart : My Autobiography

By Richard Jefferies

Longmans Green, 1936. Slightly marked black cloth covers with a solidly bound clean interior apart from a small amount of browning to the prelims.. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.84

Account Rendered : A Dossier on My Former Self

By Melita Maschmann

Abelard-Schuman, 1965. Autobiography describing how an ordinary intelligent schoolgirl became at 25 the head of the press department of the girl's section of the Hitler Youth, who remained loyal to Nazism to the end of the war, and only later came to realise its terrible nature. Very good clean copy in a slightly edgeworn and rubbed jacket.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.89

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