Published by Cassell & Co., London, 1933
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First cheap Edition. 387 pages. Frontispiece illustration of Scott. Throws much light of Scotland's national poet and novelist by the foremost writer of the time.
Seller Inventory # 000769
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons, LONDON, 1963
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Hardback. 248 pages. Contains chapters and information on Christmas, politicians, world and writers and the Prison-House.
Seller Inventory # 000878
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, 1940
Edition is not stated, assumed first in this form. 152 pages, blue cloth boards. No inscriptions. Very Good condition in good dustwrapper (darkening to spine). A biography of Winston Churchill during the Battle of Britain, including a chapter on the events of 1940. A low cost but still highly interesting addition to any Churchill collections.
Seller Inventory # 000419
Published by Heinemann, London, 1966
First Edition. The first volume in this classic biography series. Very good in poor wrapper (tears at edges) 608pp, illustration plates, fold out tables at rear of book. Red cloth boards with bright gilt to spine.
Seller Inventory # 000588
Published by Ernest Benn Ltd., LONDON, 1949
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Very Good. Hardback. 222 pages. Frontispiece - caricature of Benn. "'Happier Days' is more than a book of recollections and reflections. It is also a vivid study of social, political and economic changes during the past seventy years". Includes newspaper cutting book review, from Financial Times dated June 20th 1949.
Seller Inventory # 000725
Published by Hutchinson & Co., LONDON, 1947
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 263 pages. Autobiography of a past Chairman of the Abbey National Building Society. Worked in Ministry of Munitions during WW1 etc.
Seller Inventory # 000728
Published by Collins, LONDON, 1954
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 319 pages. 8vo. Newspaper cutting pasted onto front free endpaper. Autobiography of 'Manchester Guardian' journalist Ivor Brown.
Seller Inventory # 000858
Published by Heinemann, London, 1966
First Edition. The first volume in this classic biography series. Very good in good wrapper (chipped at edges, torn in top left corner). 608pp, illustration plates, fold out tables at rear of book. Red cloth boards with bright gilt to spine. A great copy.
Seller Inventory # 000340
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company, BOSTON, 1966
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Third American printing. 877 pages. The important Lord Moran diaries. During the war Moran was Churchill's official doctor.
Seller Inventory # 000896
Published by Nicholas Kaye, London, 1966
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 191 pages. Plates throughout. In 1962 eight Swiss mountaineers formed the Swiss Spitsbergen Expedition. Their plan was to climb on the northern part of that Arctic island, in mostly unexplored territory. Instead of using sled dogs, they used skis on the long approaches to the mountains and covered 1,250 miles altogether. Hugo Nunlist was with that expedition and relates here their adventures. Climbing in teams, they conquered many new peaks, and produced much valuable cartographical material.
Seller Inventory # 001096
Published by Thornton Butterworth, London, 1939
First Edition. Very Good in Very Good wrapper. Hardback. 421 pages. The true story of Frants Michelson, from Denmark, who joined the Danish navy and settled in South Africa. Written as a novel.
Seller Inventory # 000705
Published by Edward Arnold & Co., London, 1928
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Popular Edition. 276 pages. A couple of pages loose but all intact. A good, comprehensive study of the life and work of one of the greatest shipbuilders and marine engineers of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Seller Inventory # 000735
Published by Odhams, London
Not dated. 8vo. Bound in original blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. Volume 1 contains appendices and 12 illustrations, including frontispiece. Includes sections on "The Political Crisis in May 1915"; "The War Council And The Balkans"; "The Balkans & The Somme", and "The Irish Rebellion". Volume 2 contains appendix, index and 8 illustrati ons. Includes sections on "Bolshevism Conquers Russia"; "A Great Educational Reform"; and "An Imperial War". Front endpaper of Volume 2 repaired.
Seller Inventory # 000501
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson, LONDON, 1954
First Edition. Near Fine book in Near Fine dustwrapper (small piece chipped from dustwrapper at base). Only standard signs of ageing such as slight darkening of spine, very slight browning of pages etc. No inscriptions, not price clipped. Overall an outstanding copy. Price may be negotiable.
Seller Inventory # 000403