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An Unquiet Mind, a Memoir of Moods and Madness

By: Jamison, Kay Redfield

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Picador, 1996

Edition: Proof Copy


Card covers, some very light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Uncorrected proof copy, pp 220. Very Scarce. Dr Kay Redfield Jamison is one of the foremost authorities on manic-depressive illness. She has also experienced it first-hand. For even while she was pursuing her career in academic medicine, she was affected by the same exhilarating highs and catastrophic depressions that afflicted many of her patients. An Unquiet Mind is a memoir of enormous cand... View more info

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Burton.

By: Farwell, Byron.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Longmans & Co., 1963

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly edgeworn dustwrapper, top and bottom of spine internally repaired and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xv, 431, b&w illustrations, maps and graphs in text, bibliography, notes, index. View more info

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Curriculum Vitae : An Autobiography.

By: Spark, Muriel.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Constable, 1992., 1992

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. First edition, with pp213, with b&w illustrations. Autobiography of Muriel Spark, one of the finest writers in the English language. View more info

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Imagine John Lennon

By: Solt, Andrew; Egan, Sam

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 1988

Edition: 1st Edition


A4 sized hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper with very slight shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, b&w and colour illustrations. An illustrated look a the life of John Lennon. Very Scarce title. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS OR OVERSEAS WE MAY ASK FOR ADDITIONAL POSTAGE. View more info

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Michael Palin Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years.

By: Palin, Michael.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: W&N, 2006. 0297844369, 2006

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxii, 650, b&w illustrations, includes Waterstones exclusive audio CD. The diaries of Michael Palin. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. S5. View more info

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Roger Vivier

By: Colombe Pringle

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Assouline, 1998

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 79, colour photographs throughout. Scarce First French edition. View more info

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Song of a Boy.

By: Holland, John.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Privately published., 1939

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with small gilt illustration, some uneven fading to front board and slight foxing throughout, markings on endpapers from glue, facsimile signature, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 177, colour illustrations, index, printed on handmade paper. View more info

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The Man On My Back: An Autobiography.

By: Linklater, Eric.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1941

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some egewear, several small closed tears internally repaired and wear to top and bottom of hinges, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, fifth printing, pp vii, 341. View more info