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The Story of Tatiana
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The Story of Tatiana

By Baynac, Jacques

Detroit, Michigan: Black and Red, 1994 Translated by Ruth Nybakken and Lorraine Perlman. 255 pages. Book in excellent condition - some very light scuffing to cover, and one indentation on back cover - but only visible when held up to light. Spine has one light reading crease and slight creasing of backing plastic. Pages and cover very slightly bumped at tips. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Biography of Tatiana Leontiev - the Russian revolutionary who assassinated by the man she believed to be a Tsarist minister. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$11.48

Merseypride: Essays in Liverpool Exceptionalism
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Merseypride: Essays in Liverpool Exceptionalism

By Belchem, John

Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2000 228 pages. Cover is scuffed and a little marked. Corners of book are a little bumped. Spine is a bit faded and has a couple of creases. Spine bumped at top and bottom. Booksellers price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages marked at edges and corners a little bumped, but otherwise clean and tightly bound. Includes 4 pages of black and white illustrations and photographs. Collection of essays on what makes Liverpool exceptional - including history, politics, culture, and religion. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.34

Maus: A Survivor's Tale. Book 1: My Father Bleeds History

By Spiegelman, Art

Penguin Books, 1987 159 pages. Book in very good condition - the only damage is some light scuffing to cover and spine, small bumping to cover edges, slight mark to top edge of first page - and back cover has pulled away slightly from rest of pages. Pages clean, neat and tightly bound. The first of the two-part story of the author's father's experiences of the Holocaust. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Spiegelman, Art.

$15.07

Joseph Stalin: A Short Biography
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Joseph Stalin: A Short Biography

Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1951 Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1951. 207 pages. 'The present edition of the Short Biography of Joseph Stalin follows the second, revised and enlarged Russian edition, compiled by the Marx-Engels-Lenin Institute, Moscow (Publishing House of Political Literature, 1950)'. Very good condition. Owner's inscription inside. Pages and edges yellowed with age but all undamaged and tightly bound. Contains many black and white photographs. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$34.45

The Rebel Countess: The Life and Times of Constance Markievicz
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The Rebel Countess: The Life and Times of Constance Markievicz

By Marreco, Anne

London: Phoenix Press , 2000 Phoenix Press, 2000. 330 pages. Book is in good condition. Edges are a little yellowed with age and there is some very light creasing to the front cover. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and tightly bound. Biography of Constance Markievicz, including 16 pages of black and white photographs. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$28.71

Karl Marx: Biographical Memoirs

By Liebknecht, Wilhelm

London: Journeyman Press, 1975 Journeyman Press, 1975. 181 pages. Book overall in good condition but quite discoloured with age. Edges are a little stained and foxed and front cover has a couple of creases. Binding is tight and spine is uncreased but has a small patch where it has been scuffed. Memoirs of the authors friendship with Marx over many years. . Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

$14.36

Oliver Cromwell: His Life, Time, Battlefield, and Contemporaries

By Hood, Axton

Hodder & Stoughton, 1895 428 pages. Cover is very worn - very scuffed and a little stained - and edges and corners are bumped and creased. Spine is very worn, particularly at edges, and very scuffed. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are yellowed with age, and edges stained and marked. Pages have some foxing to insides. Inside of front cover has a 'First Attendance Prize' label from Milton Church in Huddersfield stuck to it - book was awarded to the previous owner on 30th June 1895. Label has been slightly torn away at edge. An old newspaper cutting about British history and its Kings - 'An Aid to Memory' has been stuck to the first page. Pages all tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. A biography of Oliver Cromwell and his military life. Please note - as this is quite a heavy book, postage costs may be more than originally quoted on Abe - please contact us if you would like more information. . Sixth Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$20.81

John Moss of Otterspool (1782 - 1858)
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John Moss of Otterspool (1782 - 1858)

By Trust, Graham

AuthorHouse, 2010 AuthorHouse, 2010. 253 pages. Book in excellent condition. Pages, edges and cover all clean and undamaged. 1st page has previous owner's name written in. Slight creasing to spine. Biograpy of the Liverpool railway pioneer, slave owner and banker. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.92

Trotsky: A Biography

By Service, Robert

Pan Macmillan, 2009 600 pages. Dustcover is very scratched and scuffed, and has some light marking and indentations. Dustcover is creased and bumped at edges and corners. Book is slightly bumped at edges and corners. Spine is also bumped at edges, but is otherwise undamaged. Pages are slightly yellowed, but clean, neat and tightly bound. A biography of Trotsky - includes a selection of black and white and colour photographs. Please note - as this is a particularly large and heavy book, postage may be more than originally listed - please contact us if you would like more information.. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$21.53

A Hole in the Heart of the World: The Jewish Experience in Eastern Europe After World War II
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A Hole in the Heart of the World: The Jewish Experience in Eastern Europe After World War II

By Kaufman, Jonathan

Penguin Books, 1998 Penguin Books, 1998. 328 pages. Spine slightly scuffed at edges but unbroken. Cover scuffed and slightly scraped and edges bumped. Pages slightly yellowed at edges but clean and intact. Very slight musty/smoky smell to pages, but only very light. Tells the stories of five Jewish families resettling after World War Two. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$8.54

Alfred  Hitchcock: A Life in Darkness and Light
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Alfred Hitchcock: A Life in Darkness and Light

By McGilligan, Patrick

John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2003 850 pages. Ex-library copy - library 'withdrawn' stamp on first page, and library sticker has also been torn off first page - mark remains. Library security sticker on inside of back cover. Two small library classification stickers on spine of dustcover. Dustcover has a protective plastic cover, which is a bit scuffed. Includes a selection of black and white photos - most of which have come loose from the binding, but none seem to be missing. Pages are well worn and slightly marked at edges, but tightly bound. First page has large crease. Authoritative biography of the acclaimed film director. Please note: as this is a large book, postage costs may be extra - please contact us if you would like more information. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. Ex-Library.

$19.38

Behind the Candelabra: My Life with Liberace
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Behind the Candelabra: My Life with Liberace

By Thorson, Scott with Thorleifson, Alex

Tantor Media, 1988 Tantor Media, 1988. 239 pages. Book in excellent condition - some creasing to back cover and spine, but looks as if it occured at time of printing/binding. Very small bumps to corners of cover - and cover slightly curled at edges. Pages all clean and neat and tightly bound. Account of the life of Liberace, as told by his longtime lover Scott Thorson.. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.51

You've Been Lillied: Ten Years of the Lily Centre

By Forrester, Ryley

FRP Liverpool, 2009 115 pages. Some light scuffing and small indentations to cover. Spine has two small indentations, but otherwise undamaged. Cover and pages a little curled and bumped at edges. Last 8 or 9 pages have small stain on bottom corner. Page edges lightly marked. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. The story of The Lily Centre Breast Cancer Support Group, set up in Liverpool - published to mark their 10th anniversary in 2009. Includes colour photographs. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$17.94

A Tale of Love and Darkness
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A Tale of Love and Darkness

By Oz, Amos

Chatto & Windus, 2004 Chatto & Windus, 2004. 517 pages. Please note - this is quite a large and heavy book, so postage costs may be high - please contact us if you have any queries. Dustcover a little scuffed and marked - with some slight creasing to edges. Inside edges of dust jacket slightly yellowed. Book in excellent condition - pages all clean, spine unbroken. Silver title lettering on spine clear and unbroken. Only noticeable defect to book is slight musty/smoky smell to pages, but only very slight. Memoir of author's childhood and adolescence in wartorn Jerusalem of the 1940s and 50s. Please note - this book is quite large and heavy, so the postage costs may be high - please contact us if you would like more details.. Hard Cover. Fine/Good.

$21.53

Opening Doors to Peace: a Memorial to Myrtle Solomon

London: The Myrtle Solomon Memorial Fund , 1991 The Myrtle Solomon Memorial Fund Subcommittee and War Resisters International, 1991. 80 pages. Book in excellent condition. No damage or wear and tear. Binding clean and tight. A memorial publication bringing together Solomon's major writings and interviews reflecting her work as chair of the War Resisters' International from 1975 to 1986. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

Lenin: Life and Legacy
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Lenin: Life and Legacy

By Volkogonov, Dmitri

Harper Collins Publishers, 1995 Harper Collins Publishers, 1995. 529 pages. Previous owner's inscription on first page. Page edges yellowed and some foxing to tops - but pages all clean and tightly bound. 4 large creases along entire length of spine. Some creases and small indentations to front and back covers. Includes 16 pages of black and white photographs. Full assessment of life and politics of Lenin. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$12.92

The Foundations of Industry: Ludwig Mond F.R.S
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The Foundations of Industry: Ludwig Mond F.R.S

By Hornsby, Richard

Kelso Graphics, 1997 Kelso Graphics, 1997. Slight scuffing to book cover. Pages slightly yellowed/discoloured around edges. Pages clean - although 4 or 5 pages have become detached from binding and are loose. Small creases to tips of first 15 or so pages. Two light reading creases on spine, but spine otherwise undamaged. Biography of the German-Jewish scientist and his part in the Industrial Revolution in England.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$17.23

People Funny Boy: The Genius of Lee "Scratch" Perry

By Katz, David

Omnibus Press, 2006 541 pages. Book cover has some light scratching and small indentations. Edges and corners are very slightly bumped. Spine has one large reading crease. Pages have some light marking to edges. First and last pages have some light staining. Pages neat and tightly bound. Includes a selection of black and white photographs. Biography of the musician Lee "Scratch" Perry - and a look at the post-war culture and music in Jamaica. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$15.07

Soviet Women: A Portrait

By Vishneva-Sarafanova, N.

Progress Publishers, 1981 157 pages. Translated from the Russian by Sheena Wakefield. Book cover is faded and a little marked, and has some light scuffing and small indentations. Cover is bumped and a little bent at corners and edges. Spine is faded and bumped at top and bottom. Pages are slightly yellowed at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Explores the major aspects of women's status in the Soviet Union - and 'the opportunities open to women in a developed socialist society.'. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$23.69

Sir Walter Scott

By Cruse, Amy

George G. Harrap, 1915 185 pages. Cover is slightly scuffed and a little stained. Corners and edges are bumped. Previous owner's inscription and date written in ink on first page: 'Xmas 1921: Fred With love, from Jessie'. Pages have roughly-cut edges, and are yellowed with age, but all tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages, and some foxing to page edges. Spine is bumped at top and bottom, but otherwise uncreased. Condition consistent with age of book. A biography of the acclaimed Scottish writer, poet and playwright.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$31.58

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