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Evelyn Waugh: Portrait of an Artist

by Frederick J. Stopp

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£8.00

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Chapman and Hall, London, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 254 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Dust Jacket slightly marked, with several chips. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges browned slightly. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature… Read more
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Popova

by Dmitri V. Sarabianov and Natalia L. Adaskina

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First English Language Edition
ISBN
9780500236055
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£25.00

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Thames & Hudson, London, 1990. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: Folio <19". 396 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly marked and creased. Edges slightly browned and marked. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-5 kilos. Category: Art & Design; Russia; Modern; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0500236054.… Read more
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Julius Caesar and the Foundation of the Roman Imperial System

by W. Warde Fowler

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1919
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
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£10.00

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G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1919. Second Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xxii + 389pp. Binding split in several places. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. School prize book-plate dated 1924. Edges browned and marked. Corners slightly bumped. From the Heroes of the… Read more
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Soliloquies of a Hermit

by Theodore Francis Powys

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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£30.00

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Chatto & Windus / Andrew Melrose, London, 1926. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 154 pp. Binding firm. Pages browned. Dust Jacket slightly marked and chipped, with faded spine. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges browned. Corners bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Religion & Theology; Britain/UK; Biography &… Read more
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The Little Flowers of Saint Francis

by Saint Francis Assisi

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition reprint
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£5.00

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Dent, London, 1926. Later Edition reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 18mo <6 1/2". xiv + 320pp. Binding firm. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Top edge gilt in good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Temple Classics series. Translated by T. W. Arnold. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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Wheel-Tracks

by E. OE. Somerville and Martin Ross

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1924
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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£20.00

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Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1924. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". x + 284pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with a couple of more substantial tears and some loss. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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Hannibal: Soldier, Statesman, Patriot. And the Crisis of the Struggle Between Carthage and Rome

by William O'Connor Morris

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1897
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£10.00

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G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1897. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xviii + 376pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. School prize book-plate dated 1925. Edges browned and marked. Corners slightly bumped. From the Heroes of the Nations series.… Read more
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Beecham and Pharaoh: Thomas Beecham (Fantasia in B# Major). Egypt Before England's Exodus (A Fragment of Autobiography)

by Ethel Smyth

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£20.00

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Chapman and Hall, London, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 181 pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges foxed and browned. Covers marked. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500… Read more
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Spring Cannot Be Cancelled: David Hockney in Normandy

by David Hockney and Martin Gayford

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2021
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780500094365
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£12.00

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Thames & Hudson, London, 2021. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Near Fine. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 280 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine cocked. Dust jacket in protective plastic cover. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Art & Design; France; Modern; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0500094365. ISBN/EAN: 9780500094365. Pictures of this… Read more
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The Case of Walter Bagehot

by C. H. Sisson

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571095018
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£12.00

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Faber, London, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 143 pp. Binding firm. Dust jacket slightly marked, with a couple of small tears. Printer's file copy ink-stamp to title. Edges browned and marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Politics & Government; Britain/UK; 19th century; Biography & Autobiography.… Read more
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David Livingstone: The Weaver Boy who Became a Missionary

by H. G. Adams

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1878
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Fifth Edition
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£10.00

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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1878. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 16mo <6 3/4". iv + 306pp. Front hinge cracked. Spine slightly cocked and faded. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; South Africa;… Read more
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Cuckoo in the Powys Nest: A Memoir

by Theodora Gay Scutt

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907839620
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£55.00

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Brynmill, Harleston, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 292 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust jacket has faded spine and barcode sticker to rear. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Britain/UK; Modern; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0907839622. ISBN/EAN: 9780907839620.… Read more
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A Life of One's Own

by Joanna Field

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
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£7.00

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Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1952. Revised Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 217 pp. Front hinge cracking. Spine cocked and creased. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked and creased. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; Britain/UK; Modern;… Read more
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I Know My Own Heart: The Diaries of Anne Lister (1791-1840)

by Anne Lister, & Helena Whitbread (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1988
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860688402
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£30.00

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Virago, London, 1988. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xiv + 370pp. Binding firm, spine cocked, creased and worn. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Damp staining to upper margin of prelims. Covers marked and creased. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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Voyage to a Beginning. A Preliminary Autobiography

by Colin Wilson

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good Condition (ex-library)
Edition
First Edition
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£10.00

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Cecil and Amelia Woolf, London, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xvi + 191pp. Text contains occasional ink markings. Binding firm, spine cocked. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust jacket laminated on to boards. Jacket marked. Edges foxed and browned. Ex-library, with usual stamps and… Read more
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Autobiography

by John Cowper Powys

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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£25.00

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Macdonald, London, 1967. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xxiv + 672pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Introduced by J. B. Priestley. Comes with associated newspaper snippet. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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Journals, 1889-1949

by Andre Gide, & Justin O'Brien (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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£10.00

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Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1967. First Thus. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 797 pp. Binding firm, with minor wear to spine. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges browned and marked. Damp staining to outer top corner, not effecting text. Covers slghtly creased. One small tear and slight loss to back cover.… Read more
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Gerald of Wales (Writers of Wales)

by Brynley F. Roberts

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780708308165
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£5.00

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University of Wales Press, Cardiff, 1982. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 110 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly faded. Previous owner's address sticker. Edges browned slightly. No. 662 of 1000 copies. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; Wales; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Biography & Autobiography.… Read more
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Raleigh Press, Exmouth, 1959. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Harry A. Powell. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 158 pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked, creased and chipped, with some loss. Rear internal flap of jacket detached but present. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges browned.… Read more
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The Journals of Anais Nin, Volume 6: 1955-1966

by Anais Nin, & Gunther Stuhlmann (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First British Commonwealth Edition
ISBN
9780720604443
Item Price
£15.00

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Peter Owen, London, 1977. First British Commonwealth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xviii + 414pp. One volume of the 7-volume set. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edges slightly foxed. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; 1950s & 1960s; Biography &… Read more
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