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L T C Rolt's autobiography in two volumes

Landscape with Machines & Landscape with Canal
L T C Rolt
Longman & Co, London, 1971
£12.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

...as the case requires

A limited edition tribute to composer Christopher Whelen
Dennis Andrews
Libanus Press, Marlborough, 1994
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions

Looking Back and Name Dropping (Signed copy)

Signed by Moray Watson
Moray Watson, foreword by Dame Judi Dench
The Erskine Press, Eccles, 2016
£25.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Vestey Affair

How the Vestey family avoided taxes
Phillip Knightley
MacDonald, London, 1981
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Romany Life

The autobiography of Gypsy Petulengro
Gypsy Petulengro
Methuen, London, 1935
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Hidden Russia

My Ten Years as a Slave Laborer
N N Krasnov, Jr
Henry Holt, New York, 1960
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Days: Tangier Diary 1987–1989

Paul Bowles' life in North Africa
Paul Bowles
Ecco Press, New York, 1991
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Swan in the Evening

Rosamond Lehmann's autobiographical writings
Rosamond Lehmann
Collins, London, 1967
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Shirley Eaton, Bond's Golden Girl. Her Reflections (Signed copy)

Signed by Shirley Eaton, with signed bookmark
Shirley Eaton
Printed for the Author, 2014
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Conundrum

First printing of Jan Morris's account of her gender reassignment surgery after transitioning from male to female.
Jan Morris
Faber & Faber, London, 1974
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Lord God Made Them All (Signed copy)

First edition, signed and dedicated by James Herriot
James Herriot, illustrated by Larry
Michael Joseph, London, 1981
Sold
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Hindoo Holiday, An Indian Journal

The second edition of 1952
J R Ackerley
Chatto & Windus, London, 1952
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

She Was the Emperor

A Portrait of the Empress Wu Tse T'ien of the T'ang Dynasty
Keith West
Robert Hale, London, 1951
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Selective Memory; An Autobiography (Signed copy)

Signed by Katharine Whitehorn
Katharine Whitehorn
Virago, London, 2007
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Lions and Shadows

An Education in the Twenties
Christopher Isherwood
The Hogarth Press, London, 1938
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

We Followed Our Stars (Signed copy)

Signed by Ida Cook and Giovanni Martinelli, the Italian tenor
Ida Cook, also known as Mary Burchell
Mills & Boon, London, 1956
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Journey Through Hell

A rare first edition, 'A Woman's Account of her Experiences at the Hands of the Nazis'
Reska Weiss, dustwrapper by George Him
Vallentine Mitchell, London, 1961
£200.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Good-Bye to All That

1929 fifth impression of Robert Graves' autobiography
Robert Graves
Jonathan Cape, London, 1929
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover

Bears in the Caviar

Charles Thayer's lighthearted account of US/USSR diplomatic relations
Charles Thayer
Michael Joseph, London, 1952
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

My Guru and His Disciple

From the libary of, and signed by, Swami Vidyatmananda, Isherwood's friend and spiritual inspiration
Christopher Isherwood
Eyre Methuen, London, 1980
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

Christopher Isherwood, Diaries. Vol 1: 1939–1960 (Signed copy)

Signed by the editor to Swami Vidyatmananda, Isherwood's friend and spiritual inspiration
Christopher Isherwood, edited and introduced by Katherine Bucknell
Methuen, London, 1996
£60.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

A Member of the RAF of Indeterminate Race

The Wartime Memoirs of a Former RAF Navigator and POW
Cy Grant
Woodfield, Bognor Regis, 2006
£18.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Memoir of Walter Venning

A prison reformer, in a custom made box from Wormword Scrubs in 1975
Richard Knill, with a preface by Robert Winter, D.D.
R & A Arch, London, 1822
£50.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Slipcase

A Sparrow's Flight (Signed copy)

Signed by Lord Hailsham with the programme for the Foyles Luncheon to launch the book
Lord Hailsham
Collins, London, 1990
£25.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson (Signed copy)

Both volumes signed and dedicated by Peninsular War officer and military historian W F P Napier
Lucy Hutchinson, and Julius Hutchinson
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1822
£120.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound

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