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The Letters of D H Lawrence

Volume VI: 1927–1928, containing nearly 770 letters
James T Boulton, and Margaret H Boulton, with Gerald M Lacy
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1991
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Etudes sur les Reformateurs Contemporains, ou Socialistes Modernes

1841, second edition. Saint-Simon, Charles Fourier, and Robert Owen.
M Louis Reybaud
Guillaumin, Paris, 1841
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Mystical Element of Religion

as Studied in Saint Catherine of Genoa and her Friends. 1927, two volumes (complete)
Baron Friedrich von Hugel
J M Dent, London, 1927
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover

Spandau, The Secret Diaries

First UK printing of Albert Speer's remarkable prison diary
Albert Speer, translated by Richard and Clara Winston
Collins, London, 1976
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Diary of Eva Braun

with commentary by Alan Bartlett
Eva Braun
Spectrum International, Bristol, 2000
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

The Man and the Hour

1934, an early Arthur Bryant title, with studies of Hitler, Mussolini etc
Arthur Bryant, editor
Philip Allan, London, 1934
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two Leaves and a Bud (Signed copy)

Signed by Kelevan, a memoir of tea plantation life in Ceylon
Kelavan, pseud Charles F Brooke-Smith
Bloozoo Publishing, Colchester, 2000
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

Odilo Globonik, The Devil's Accomplice

A thorough, illustrated study
Max Williams
Fonthill, Stroud, 2020
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Lucy's Nose

Cecily Mackworth's search for Sigmund Freud's Scottish governess
Cecily Mackworth
Carcanet, Manchester, 1992
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Edgar Degas Letters

1947, signed by British artist David Heathcote
Marcel Guerin, editor, translated by Marguerite Kay
Bruno Cassirer, London, 1947
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Whichever Way We Turn

Romany life in the 1960s
Dominic Reeve, illustrated by Beshlie
Country Book Club, London, 1965
£12.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover

Laughter on the Stairs

1953, the first edition of second book of the "Merry Hall" trilogy
Beverley Nichols, illustrated by William McLaren
Jonathan Cape, London, 1953
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Whathisname

The Life and Death of Charles Hawtrey
Wes Butters
Tomahawk Press, Sheffield, 2010
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Memoirs of Edward, Earl of Sandwich 1839–1916

1919, first edition of the peers memoirs
Mrs Steuart Erskine
John Murray, London, 1919
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Twopence to Cross the Mersey

1974, Helen Forrester's account of growing up in 1930s Liverpool
Helen Forrester, dustwrapper by Pauline Martin
Jonathan Cape, London, 1974
£17.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Distaff Dimension

Anne Bulley's biography of the women from one family
Anne Bulley
Cockatrice, London, 2001
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Afropean, Notes from Black Europe (Signed copy)

Signed by Johny Pitts
Johny Pitts
Allen Lane, London, 2019
£25.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Masquerade; The Lives of Noel Coward (Signed copy)

Signed by Oliver Soden
Oliver Soden
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 2023
£25.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Reminiscences of My Fifty-Five Years in Chile and Peru (Signed copy)

Signed by William Russell Young, published in 1933
William Russell Young
Sociedad Imprenta y Litografia Universo, Valparaiso, 1933
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Wizard from Vienna

Franz Anton Mesmer and the Origins of Hypnotism
Vincent Buranelli
Peter Owen, London, 1976
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

Joseph Conrad, A Personal Remembrance

1924, a first edition of Ford Madox Ford's memoir
Ford Madox Ford, also given as Ford Madox Hueffer
Duckworth & Co, London, 1924
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Die Vielgeliebte Frau; George Sand und ihre Freunde in Briefen und Dokumenten

Signed by Lili Turel, one of only 20 copies in a hand-made leather binding
Lili Turel
O C Recht Verlag, Munchen, 1922
£50.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

An Opposing Man

1974, the first UK edition of Ernst Fischer's autobiography
Ernst Fischer, with an introduction by John Berger, translated by Peter and Betty Ross
Allen Lane, London, 1974
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Nineteenth-Century Lives, Essays Presented to Jerome Hamilton Buckley (Signed copy)

From the library of Morton N Cohen (contributor), with a handwritten letter to him from Jerome Buckley
Laurence S Lockridge, with John Maynard, & Donald D Stone (editors), bibliography compiled by David M Staines
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1989
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Where Did It All Go Right? (Signed copy)

Signed by Al Alvarez, an uncorrected proof copy
A. Alvarez
Richard Cohen Books / Metro, London, 1999
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Uncorrected proof

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