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The Torch in My Ear

by Canetti, Elias

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Published
1982
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Near fine copy
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First printing
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9780374278472
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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1982. First printing. Hardcover. Near fine copy/price-clipped. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. (x), 372, (ii). Published originally as Die Fackel im Ohr by Carl Hanser Verlag: 1980.
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Must You Go?, My Life with Harold Pinter

by Fraser, Antonia

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Published
2010
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780385532501
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New York: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. (viii), 328. Illustrated: (24) pp. of plates.
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An Autobiography in Letters

by Aldington, Richard

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Published
1992
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780271008325
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University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. xii, 402, (ii). Frontispiece. Annotated Index. Edited by Norman T. Gates.
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Theo, The Autobiography

by Bikel, Theodore

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Published
1994
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Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine
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First edition
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9780060190446
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New York: HarperCollins, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. viii, 440. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Index.
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Dancing Ledge

by Jarman, Derek

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Published
1993
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Fine copy
Edition
First American Edition
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9780879514938
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Woodstock, N. Y: The Overlook Press, 1993. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 254, (ii). Illustrated. Edited by Shaun Allen. "Sexuality colors my politics" wrote the filmmaker Derek Jarman. In this book he gives an account of his art and life.
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Little Eden, A Child at War

by Figes, Eva

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Published
1978
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Fine copy
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First edition thus
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9780892551217
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New York: Persea Books, 1978. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 144. On the copyright page this is described as a reprint, having been originally published by Faber & Faber, London and Boston, 1978. In any event, this is the author's autobiographical account of fleeing Germany as a Jew and experiencing the War… Read more
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A Damned Serious Business

by Harrison, Rex

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Published
1991
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780553073416
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New York: Bantam Books, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. (x), 294. Illustrated: 32 pp. plates. Index.
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Pleasures of a Tangled Life

by Morris, Jan

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Published
1989
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780712621809
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London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. 208 pp. The author writes here about some of her travels, her love of such places as Cairo and Lower Manhattan, and her interests in biography.
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The Evil Good Men Do, A Study in Decline

by Hamm, Jeffrey

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Published
1988
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780904816037
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London: Sanctuary Press, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo Boards Pp 214, (ii) Inscribed by the author on first free end-paper. Jeffrey Hamm was a follower of Sir Oswald Mosley. Like all the British Fascists he was rounded up and imprisoned during the War, although in his case that happened to be at a camp in… Read more
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The Invisible Writing, Being the Second Volume of Arrow in the Blue, An Autobiography

by Koestler, Arthur

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Published
1954
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Previous owner's name on first free end-paper. Else near fine copy
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First printing
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1954. First printing. Hardcover. Previous owner's name on first free end-paper. Else near fine copy/price-clipped. 8vo. Two-tone cloth. Pp. 432, (iv). Illustrated: (6) pp. of plates.
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Oro

by Zykë, Cizia

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Published
1985
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Near fine copy
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First U.S. edition
ISBN
9780312000936
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1985. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. 282, (iv). Translated by Stanley Hochman. The author, born in Morocco of Albanian descent, was an adventurer. In this tale we find him hunting for gold in a remote corner of Costa Rica. He has a tough, man-of-the-world exterior but underneath… Read more
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Escape Via Berlin, Eluding Franco in Hitler's Europe

by Aguirre, JosŽ Antonio de

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Published
1991
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Fine copy
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First edition thus
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9780874171679
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Reno & Las Vegas: University of Nevada Press, 1991. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. (viii), 392. Notes. The Basque series. Translation of "De Guernica a Nueva York pasando por Berlin". With Introduction and annotations by Robert P. Clark.
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The Autograph Hound

by Lahr, John

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Published
1973
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Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780224008464
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/slightly frayed. 8vo. Boards. Pp. (viii), 240. Inscribed by the author on the title-page.
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Accidentally on Purpose, An Autobiography

by York, Michael

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Published
1991
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780671689407
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 432. Illustrated: 32 pp. of plates. Index.
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The Way We Were, Remembering Diana

by Burrell, Paul

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Published
2006
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Some leaves folded over. Else fine copy
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First edition
ISBN
9780061138959
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New York: William Morrow/HarperCollins, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Some leaves folded over. Else fine copy/slightly scratched. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. 288. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates.
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Christopher and His Kind, 1929-1939

by Isherwood, Christopher

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Published
1977
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780413371300
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London: Eyre Methuen, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. 254.
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My Host the World

by Santayana, George

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Published
1953
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A little foxing along edges. Else fine copy
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First edition
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London: Cresset Press, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. A little foxing along edges. Else fine copy/frayed and repaired. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. viii, 192. Index. Previously published as part 3 of the author's Persons and Places.
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Under My Skin, Volume One of My Autobiography, to 1949

by Lessing, Doris

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Published
1994
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780060171506
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New York: HarperCollins, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. (xii), 420. Frontispiece.
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Heydays: Memories and Glimpses of Melbourne's Bohemia, 1937-1947

by Kershaw, Alister

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Published
1991
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Fine copy
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First edition
ISBN
9780207166754
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North Ryde, NSW: Angus & Robertson, 1991. First edition. Paperback. Fine copy. Pp. viii, 99. Illustrated. Alister Kershaw was part of a lively group of artists and poets who thrived briefly in Melbourne in the early 1940s. But like many of them he found cultural life in his native Australia to be stultifying, so he went to… Read more
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Nomad

by Maugham, Robin

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Published
1947
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Very good copy
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First edition
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London: Chapman & Hall, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Very good copy/very good. 8vo. Cloth.
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