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Image for 1966 and All That My Autobiography [ an Unread Fine Signed First Printing ]

1966 and All That My Autobiography [ an Unread Fine Signed First Printing ]

By: Geoff Hurst , Michael Hart

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Headline, 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket SIGNED without inscription by the Geoff Hurst on the title page , as new un-read copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , no spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding, unfaded, corners are sharp. full number sequence 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 , pages are clean and complete , slightly toned with age , all photos are present , in fine jacket that is not faded , n... View more info

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A B O A Wee Boy's Progress [ Unread Fine Signed Paperback ]

By: Neil , Allan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Allan Neil,

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


First edition first printing trade paperback original , Signed by the author without dedication , a new unread copy , the autobiography of a Scottish working class boy who ended up in the Brighton police Commandoes Surveillance and Close Protection team , and head of security at the the Brighton bombing , and his involvement in the early days of helicopter policing and much more , very fine , no crease to spine , no marks , no tears , no inscriptions , The book is cl... View more info

A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains [ a Fine First Printing Folio Society in Slipcase ]

By: Bird , Isabella

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society, 1988

Edition: First Edition


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , illustrated boards with gilt titles to spine , black and white illustrations , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubbl... View more info

A Treasury of Mark Twain [ a Fine Folio Society in Slipcase ]

By: Twain , Mark

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society, 2009

Edition: Reprint


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , tenth printing a fine copy , illustrated boards with gilt tiles to spine , illustrated by Rod Waters , inro by Roy Blount Jnr , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sen... View more info

Adnan's Story The Truth the Case That Inspired Podcast Serial ]

By: Chaudry , Rabia

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Century, 2016

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , unread , near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no spine lean , corners are sharp. pages are clean , no tears , slight push to spine tips , jacket is not faded , no tears , not price-clipped, minor push to spine tips , We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent b... View more info

Image for Alf Francis Racing Mechanic as Told to Peter Lewis  [ 1st Printing 1957  Signed and Inscribed By Alf Francis Plus Extras ]

Alf Francis Racing Mechanic as Told to Peter Lewis [ 1st Printing 1957 Signed and Inscribed By Alf Francis Plus Extras ]

By: Francis , Alf

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, G T Foulis, 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket SIGNED with personal inscription LINED To Jack , with my very best wishes , hoping this will bring happy memories of our younger days together , Alf on the front endpaper , comes with publishers advertising leaflet and order form , publishers card advertising other titles for January 1958 , and also a review of the book by MBC News , all loosely inserted , a near fine book in near fine dust jacket. Dark green boar... View more info

Benjamin Franklin [ a Fine First Printing Folio Society in Slipcase ]

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society, 1989

Edition: First Edition


Folio Society hardback in slipcase , no dust jacket as issued , First printing a fine copy , salmon boards with gilt titles to blue spine , compiled , edited and intro by Esmond Wright , black and white illustrations , no inscriptions , no tears , book is clean and bright , no spine lean , unfaded, corners are sharp , slipcase is also fine , no marks , not faded , super copy , A heavy book but no extra shipping will be asked for , not a remainder , not an ex-librar... View more info

Biography of a Family Catherine De Medici and Her Children with Illustrations [ 1937 First Printing ]

By: Waldman , Milton

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co, 1937

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in hard covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , no marks , no inscriptions , pages are clean and complete with all illustrations , slight page toning with age , no tears , book is clean and bright , very minor fade to spine , no rolling or spine lean , weakness to front hinge, in tight binding , corners are pushed , half inch closed tear top back edge of spine , , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders a... View more info

Black Beech and Honeydew an Autobiography

By: Ngaio Marsh

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1966

Edition: First Edition


First edition first impression hardback in dust jacket , a vg book in vg dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks to boards , no spine lean , no tears and no creases to pages , corners are sharp , bottom spine tip pushed , usual page toning with age , in vg jacket that is not faded , price-clipped , flaps are toned with age , minor wear to corners and spine tips , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Paypal . All orders are sent in profession... View more info

Borrowed Time [ First Printing ]

By: Hattersley , Roy

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown, 2007

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket , not price-clipped , not faded , no tears . not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller established in 1999 View more info

Image for Brother to the Ox Fred Kitchen's Autobiography of a Farm Labourer [ 1st 1940 in Jacket ]

Brother to the Ox Fred Kitchen's Autobiography of a Farm Labourer [ 1st 1940 in Jacket ]

By: Fred Kitchen

Price: £34.00

Publisher: London, Dent, 1940

Edition: First Edition


First edition 1940 , green boards with gilt titles to spine , in attractive original dustjacket . Boards are very clean and bright , minor wear to spine tips , pagesv are toned with age and the occasional dot of foxing , complete with all 8 illustrations , no inscriptions , no tears to pages , near fine really , in d w priced 10s 6d net on flap , has wear to spine tips and most edges , small chip missing back bottom edge , and corners , top spine tip reinforced on verso ... View more info

Image for Campions Career a Study of the Novels of  Margery Allingham  [ a Fine First Printing ]

Campions Career a Study of the Novels of Margery Allingham [ a Fine First Printing ]

By: Pike , B A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, Bowling Green University Popular Press,US, 1987

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , as new un-read copy , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp. pages are clean and complete , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , not price-clipped, tiniest push to one corner , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy We accept Pay... View more info

Captain Albert Hall VC DSO [ Two Bars ] MC

By: Kiernan , R H

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Aviation Book Club, 1939

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in black covers with gilt titles to spine , no dust jacket , no marks , neat name S Weaver March 1939 on fron endpaper , no tears , book is clean and bright , pages are clean and complete with all 15 illustrations and index , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , top corners are sharp , bottom corners pushed , very minor wear to spine tips , a nice clean copy , not a remainder , not ... View more info

Christina of Sweden [ 1929 First Printing ]

By: Harrison , Ada

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Gerald Howe, 1929

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in brown hard covers with titles to spine , no dust jacket , no marks , no inscriptions , pages are clean and complete , slight toning with age , no tears , book is clean and bright , no rolling or spine lean , no weakness to hinges, in tight binding , unfaded. , corners are sharp , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in , double bubble-wrap and in a strong box . We accept Paypal. We are a full time... View more info

Coming Back To Me The Autobiography [ First Printing ]

By: Trescothic , Marcus

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Harper Sport, 2008

Edition: First Edition


First edition first printing hardback in dust jacket , fine book in fine dust jacket. Book has no inscriptions , no marks , no damage , just number 1 on copyright page , in fine jacket that is not faded , no tears , no marks , no creases , not price-clipped , not a remainder , not an ex-library copy All orders are sent in professional removable dust jacket plastic , double bubble-wrapped and in a strong box . We are a full time Independent bookseller establishe... View more info