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1 ACTON, Harold MEMOIRS OF AN AESTHETE
London Methuen & Co Ltd 1970 0416074901 / 9780416074901 Second Impression Hard Cover 
Octavo, green cloth, title in gilt at spine, 415pp., mono. photo. illustrations. No dustwrapper, some foxing at endpapers and edges, not very heavy. Minor soil at index margins, no significant wear. A good, sound copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 BLAIKLOCK, E.M. (Grammaticus) BETWEEN THE FOOTHILLS AND THE RIDGE: A TALE OF TWO CLIMBERS
Palmerston North The Dunmore Press 1981 0908564724 / 9780908564729 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, 104pp. Just a touch of foxing at fore-edge, minimal wear. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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3 BLANCH, Lesley (sel. and ed.) HARRIETTE WILSON'S MEMOIRS
London Century Publishing 1985 0712609946 / 9780712609944 Soft Cover 
Octavo, stiff pictorial wraps, 378pp. Wraps a little faded at spine and margins, very slight wear only. A very good, clean and sound copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 BONDI, Hermann SCIENCE, CHURCHILL AND ME: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF HERMANN BONDI, MASTER OF CHURCHILL COLLEGE CAMBRIDGE
Oxford Pergamon Press 1990 008037235X / 9780080372358 First Edition Hard Cover 
Octavo, dark blue laminated pictorial boards, ix + 142pp., mono. photo. illustrations. No dustwrapper, text block edges with light foxing, no significant wear. A very good, sound copy. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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5 BURNEY, Frances (sel., intr. Sabor and Troide et al) JOURNALS AND LETTERS
London Penguin Books 2001 0140436243 / 9780140436242 Soft Cover 
Octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, xxx + 589pp. Pages a little tannned, minimal wear. A clean and sound copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6 CHAPMAN, Dick DALLAS PRATT: A PATCHWORK BIOGRAPHY PIECED TOGETHER, FROM HIS JOURNAL AND OTHER WRITINGS
Cambridge Mark Agent 2004 0954748808 / 9780954748807 First Edition Soft Cover 
Large octavo, cream pictorial wraps, 284pp., mono. and colour illustrations. A fine copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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7 CROFT, Andrew A TALENT FOR ADVENTURE
Hanley Swan The S.P.A, Ltd. 1991 1854211390 / 9781854211392 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, 286pp., mono. photo. and line illustrations. Some very minor creasing and edge-wear at unclipped dustwrapper, with little impact on a near-fine copy in clear protective wrap. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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8 DICKENS, Stan BENDING THE TWIG
Ilfracombe Arthur H. Stockwell 1975 0722307225 / 9780722307229 First Edition Hard Cover Good 
Octavo, 174pp. Dustwrapper with slight edge-wear, book a little shaken. No serious defects. A good, clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 DORWARD, Cécile, and DAVIDSON, Ron ANYTHING BUT ORDINARY: THE NINE LIVES OF CÉCILE
Fremantle Fremantle Arts Centre Press 2000 1863682945 / 9781863682947 First Edition Soft Cover 
Octavo, stiff portrait wraps, 319pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Slight curling at wraps, very minor edge-wear. Owner's small inscription at half-title, but a scarcely-used copy, very good, clean and sound . 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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10 DOWN, Bill DOWN TO THE SEA: A BISHOP'S LIFE AND MINISTRY
Stanhope The Memoir Club 2004 1841040509 / 9781841040509 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, xiii + 284pp., mono. illustrations. Very small soil at text block corner with slight effect on margins of last few leaves; otherwise an apparently little-used copy, near-fine in like dustwrapper. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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RECOLLECTIONS OF A TEA PLANTER, FRASER, W.M.
11 FRASER, W.M. RECOLLECTIONS OF A TEA PLANTER
London The Tea and Rubber Mail Hard Cover Fair 
Octavo, 219pp. + index, map. Edges tanned, some tanning/foxing at endpapers, text scarcely affected. Dustwrapper worn with some loss, and with soiling, this more obvious at interior. Owner's signature at fly-leaf. A sound copy. ( Not dated, preface 1935) 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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12 FURNISS, Harry MEMOIRS [three volumes]
Trafford 2000 Soft Cover The Author 
Three volumes, quarto, uniform white pictorial wraps: vol. I (2000) The Flying Game, unpaginated; vol. II (2001) Sea Fever, 163pp; vol. III (2003) Family & Friends, 265pp. Extremely minor wear all round, a near-fine set. Printed on demand titles, but these three are ready to send. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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13 GILLETT, Robin A FISH OUT OF WATER
Bishop Auckland The Pentland Press 2001 1858215250 / 9781858215259 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, ix + 494pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Spine lean, minor soiling at fore-edge and rear endpaper, nothing significant. Still a good, usable copy in very good dustwrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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14 GITTINGS, Robert (intr.) MEMORIALS OF JOHN FLINT SOUTH
Fontwell Centaur Press 1970 090000018X / 9780900000188 Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, mono. portrait fronts., xii + 220pp. Very slight edge spotting, and no remarkable wear. Near-fine in like, unclipped dustwrapper. 
Price: 11.50 GBP
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MY REMINISCENCES [two volumes], GOWER, Ronald
15 GOWER, Ronald MY REMINISCENCES [two volumes]
London Kegan, Paul, Trench, & Co. 1883 Hard Cover 
Two volumes, large octavo, rebound in modern red quarter leather, red cloth boards, plain gilt rules and titles; vol. I, engraved portrait fronts., viii + 422pp; vol. II, etched fronts., 384pp., all edges red. Scattered foxing throughout (chiefly marginal), some marginal loss at several leaves, vol. II, either clipped or torn, but without loss of text; a few isolated pencil notes. Bindings clean. A sound, serviceable set. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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16 GREENSHIELDS, Renate LUCKY GIRL GOODBYE
Axminster The Author 1989 1854210343 / 9781854210340 Reprint Soft Cover Signed by Author
Octavo, dark red portrait wraps, 221pp., mono. illustrations. A very good, clean and sound copy, signed at title: "Best wishes/Renate Greenshields". 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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17 HOGBEN, Lancelot (ed. Adrian and Anne Hogben) SCIENTIFIC HUMANIST: AN UNAUTHORISED AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Woodbridge Merlin Press 1998 0850364701 / 9780850364705 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, xvii + 254pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Pages a little tanned, apparently unused, no remarkable wear. A very good, clean and sound copy in like, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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18 JAWAHARLAL NEHRU AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY WITH MUSINGS ON RECENT EVENTS IN INDIA
London John Lane at the Bodley Head 1938 Cheap Edition Hard Cover 
Large octavo, cloth, red title at spine, portrait fronts., xiii + 618pp., full-page photo. illustrations. Edges and endpapers browned, with some scattered foxing, scarcely remarkable. Minimal wear, and a good, sound copy. 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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19 LA RUE, Danny (with Howard Elson) FROM DRAGS TO RICHES: MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY
London Viking 1987 0670815578 / 9780670815579 First Edition Hard Cover Good 
Octavo, 254pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Pages quite tanned, very slight wear and tear at dustwrapper extremities. A sound, usable copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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20 LEACH, Bernard BEYOND EAST AND WEST: MEMOIRS, PORTRAITS AND ESSAYS
London Faber & Faber 1978 0571111386 / 9780571111381 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Large octavo, illustrated endpapers, 320pp., mono. photo. and line illustrations. Edges just a little foxed/tanned, and with very slight smudging. Minimal wear. A good, sound copy in very good, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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