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  • A Late BeginnerA Late BeginnerQuick View
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    • A Late Beginner

    • £35.00
    • Priscilla Napier (1908-1998) was an English author, specializing in biography. Her brother was British Ambassador to the USSR and then Warden of New College Oxford, while her sister Alethea was a literary biographer. Her husband of 10 years, was killed on active service in 1940, after which she brought up…
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  • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
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    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiography

    • £25.00
    • From the flap: treats of Mr Waugh's family and childhood; and of his education at Lancing and Oxford, which is associated by so many readers with 'Brideshead Revisited'. It ends with an account of his experiences as a schoolmaster at a private school in North Wales. Many b/w illustrations &…
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  • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiography

    • £35.00
    • From the flap: treats of Mr Waugh's family and childhood; and of his education at Lancing and Oxford, which is associated by so many readers with 'Brideshead Revisited'. It ends with an account of his experiences as a schoolmaster at a private school in North Wales. Many b/w illustrations &…
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  • A Particular Friendship (signed)A Particular Friendship (signed)Quick View
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    • A Particular Friendship (signed)

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    • A selection of the letters written by Dirk Bogarde to an American woman between 1967 and 1972. He never saw or spoke to her, yet at certain times during that period he was writing her a letter every day. The correspondences was triggered off when when she saw a photo…
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  • A Postillion Struck By LightningA Postillion Struck By LightningQuick View
  • A Short Walk from HarrodsA Short Walk from HarrodsQuick View
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    • A Short Walk from Harrods

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    • 6th volume of Dirk Bogarde's autobiography, set in the South of France where he lived for a number of years. The book concludes in Britain, taking its title from the location of his London residence.
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  • A Sort of LifeA Sort of LifeQuick View
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    • A Sort of Life

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    • Graham Greene writes: 'An autobiography is only "a sort of life" - it may contain less errors of fact that a biography, but it is of necessity even more selective: it begins later and it ends prematurely. If one cannot close a book of memories on the deathbed, an conclusion…
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    • A Sort of Life

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    • Graham Greene writes: 'An autobiography is only "a sort of life" - it may contain less errors of fact that a biography, but it is of necessity even more selective: it begins later and it ends prematurely. If one cannot close a book of memories on the deathbed, an conclusion…
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  • An Orderly ManAn Orderly ManQuick View
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    • An Orderly Man

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    • 3rd volume of the best-selling memoirs. After completing work on Visconti's Death in Venice, the celebrated actor seeks a refuge from 20 years of 'continual motion'. This dream of a peaceful retreat materialises itself in the form of a neglected farmhouse in the South of France. However, before he is…
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  • Autobiography (vol I): The Early Years 1834-1859Autobiography (vol I): The Early Years 1834-1859Quick View
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    • Backcloth

    • £25.00
    • 4th Volume of his autobiography Filling in the gaps left between his previous memoirs, as well as highlighting new episodes, Backcloth explores the patterns of pleasure and pain that have made up Bogarde's extraordinary life. It is based on personal letters, notebooks and diaries, covering many aspects of a celebrated…
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    • Becoming

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    • An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America--the first African…
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    • Bitter Lemons

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    • Bitter Lemons is an autobiographical work by writer Lawrence Durrell, describing the three years (1953–1956) he spent on the island of Cyprus. The book was awarded the Duff Cooper Prize for 1957, the second year the prize was awarded. It is a wonderful study of moods and atmospheres; the house-buying…
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    • Cleared for Take-Off

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    • On his many reconnaissance missions in Europe and the Far East, the young Bogarde experienced the terror of enemy attack and the horror of its aftermath, together with the intense camaraderie and bitter humour of the battlefield. He also had, like countless others, a feeling of utter hopelessness at the…
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  • A Late BeginnerA Late BeginnerQuick View
    • A Late BeginnerA Late BeginnerQuick View
    • A Late Beginner

    • £35.00
    • Priscilla Napier (1908-1998) was an English author, specializing in biography. Her brother was British Ambassador to the USSR and then Warden of New College Oxford, while her sister Alethea was a literary biographer. Her husband of 10 years, was killed on active service in 1940, after which she brought up…
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  • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiography

    • £25.00
    • From the flap: treats of Mr Waugh's family and childhood; and of his education at Lancing and Oxford, which is associated by so many readers with 'Brideshead Revisited'. It ends with an account of his experiences as a schoolmaster at a private school in North Wales. Many b/w illustrations &…
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  • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyA Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiographyQuick View
    • A Little Learning: 1st volume of an autobiography

    • £35.00
    • From the flap: treats of Mr Waugh's family and childhood; and of his education at Lancing and Oxford, which is associated by so many readers with 'Brideshead Revisited'. It ends with an account of his experiences as a schoolmaster at a private school in North Wales. Many b/w illustrations &…
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  • A Particular Friendship (signed)A Particular Friendship (signed)Quick View
    • A Particular Friendship (signed)A Particular Friendship (signed)Quick View
    • A Particular Friendship (signed)

    • £25.00
    • A selection of the letters written by Dirk Bogarde to an American woman between 1967 and 1972. He never saw or spoke to her, yet at certain times during that period he was writing her a letter every day. The correspondences was triggered off when when she saw a photo…
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  • A Postillion Struck By LightningA Postillion Struck By LightningQuick View
  • A Short Walk from HarrodsA Short Walk from HarrodsQuick View
    • A Short Walk from HarrodsA Short Walk from HarrodsQuick View
    • A Short Walk from Harrods

    • £20.00
    • 6th volume of Dirk Bogarde's autobiography, set in the South of France where he lived for a number of years. The book concludes in Britain, taking its title from the location of his London residence.
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  • A Sort of LifeA Sort of LifeQuick View
    • A Sort of LifeA Sort of LifeQuick View
    • A Sort of Life

    • £15.00
    • Graham Greene writes: 'An autobiography is only "a sort of life" - it may contain less errors of fact that a biography, but it is of necessity even more selective: it begins later and it ends prematurely. If one cannot close a book of memories on the deathbed, an conclusion…
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  • A Sort of LifeA Sort of LifeQuick View
    • A Sort of LifeA Sort of LifeQuick View
    • A Sort of Life

    • £15.00
    • Graham Greene writes: 'An autobiography is only "a sort of life" - it may contain less errors of fact that a biography, but it is of necessity even more selective: it begins later and it ends prematurely. If one cannot close a book of memories on the deathbed, an conclusion…
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  • All Done From MemoryAll Done From MemoryQuick View
  • An Orderly ManAn Orderly ManQuick View
    • An Orderly ManAn Orderly ManQuick View
    • An Orderly Man

    • £25.00
    • 3rd volume of the best-selling memoirs. After completing work on Visconti's Death in Venice, the celebrated actor seeks a refuge from 20 years of 'continual motion'. This dream of a peaceful retreat materialises itself in the form of a neglected farmhouse in the South of France. However, before he is…
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  • Autobiography (vol I): The Early Years 1834-1859Autobiography (vol I): The Early Years 1834-1859Quick View
  • BackclothBackclothQuick View
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    • Backcloth

    • £25.00
    • 4th Volume of his autobiography Filling in the gaps left between his previous memoirs, as well as highlighting new episodes, Backcloth explores the patterns of pleasure and pain that have made up Bogarde's extraordinary life. It is based on personal letters, notebooks and diaries, covering many aspects of a celebrated…
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  • BecomingBecomingQuick View
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    • Becoming

    • £25.00
    • An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America--the first African…
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  • Bitter LemonsBitter LemonsQuick View
    • Bitter LemonsBitter LemonsQuick View
    • Bitter Lemons

    • £100.00
    • Bitter Lemons is an autobiographical work by writer Lawrence Durrell, describing the three years (1953–1956) he spent on the island of Cyprus. The book was awarded the Duff Cooper Prize for 1957, the second year the prize was awarded. It is a wonderful study of moods and atmospheres; the house-buying…
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  • Cleared for Take-OffCleared for Take-OffQuick View
    • Cleared for Take-OffCleared for Take-OffQuick View
    • Cleared for Take-Off

    • £15.00
    • On his many reconnaissance missions in Europe and the Far East, the young Bogarde experienced the terror of enemy attack and the horror of its aftermath, together with the intense camaraderie and bitter humour of the battlefield. He also had, like countless others, a feeling of utter hopelessness at the…
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