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Paperback. Twelve Years a Slave (1853) is a memoir and slave narrative by Solomon Northup. Northup, a black man who was born free in New York, details his kidnapping and subsequent sale into slavery. After having been kept in bondage for 12 years, he was able to write to friends and family in New York, who were in turn able to secure his release. Editor(s): Griffith, Tom. Series: Wordsworth Classics of World Literature. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBSL; 3JH; BGHA; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 127 x 21. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
9781840225877
ISBN
9781840225877
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.24

Paperback. This volume brings together key chapters from Darwin's most important books, including the Journal of Researches on the Beagle voyage (1845), the Origin of Species (1859), the Descent of Man (1871), and the full text of his delightful autobiography. They are accompanied by responses from 19th-century readers from around the world. Editor(s): Secord, James A. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 544 pages, map; 8 line drawings. BIC Classification: BGHA; BGTA; PDX; PSAJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 195 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199580149
ISBN
9780199580149
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. Ascorching and deeply personal autobiography lifting the lid on the life and character of one of English rugby's most successful ever players. Num Pages: 352 pages, 16 pp colour plates. BIC Classification: BGSA; WSJF1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 25. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847396518
ISBN
9781847396518
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.39

Paperback. A rip-roaring, life-enhancing, hilarious memoir from a football cult hero; very much in the same vein as recent bestsellers from Paul Merson and Jeff Stelling. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: BGSA; WSJA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 24. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Headline Book Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780755365524
ISBN
9780755365524
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. A unique document offering unrivalled insight into women's minds and lives during the Second World War. Editor(s): Sheridan, Dorothy. Series: Women in History. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; BG; DN; HBJD1; HBWQ; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 274.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842126172
ISBN
9781842126172
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.69

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; VFJK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 133 x 16. Weight in Grams: 204. 195pp
Publisher
New Island Books
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
9781848400900
ISBN
9781848400900
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 4.64

Paperback. A collection of essays by some of the major international literary and cultural critics on the Shakespeare authorship question and controversy. It explores the Authorship question as a social, cultural and even theological phenomenon and consider it in all its rich diversity and significance. Editor(s): Leahy, William. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: BGL; DSGS. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 159 x 14. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826426116
ISBN
9780826426116
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 41.91

Paperback. A collection of thirty-three orations ranging over fifty years, demonstrating how Winston Churchill gradually honed his rhetoric. Num Pages: 416 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: BGHA; HBJD1; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 25. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141442068
ISBN
9780141442068
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.95

Paperback. Clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc London
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Paperback
SKU
KEX0220161
ISBN
9780747590316
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 4.64

Paperback. McCullin grew up in London during the aftermath of World War II. He has spent a large part of his life photographing wars in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. In this book he writes of the deprivation of his childhood and the much greater misery and horror he has witnessed during his career. Num Pages: 320 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: AJC; BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
VINTAGE (RAND)
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099437765
ISBN
9780099437765
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.44

Paperback. How to play the fame game - and come out on top. Num Pages: 416 pages, 8pp colour. BIC Classification: BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
Headline Review
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0200283
ISBN
9780755317905
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

Paperback. How to play the fame game - and come out on top. Num Pages: 416 pages, 8pp colour. BIC Classification: BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 294. A fine reading copy
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Headline Review
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
SKU
KRS0017203
ISBN
9780755317905
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. An innovative and unique study exploring why many readers of Sylvia Plath become so attached to her as a cultural figure. By looking at first encounters with Plath's work through to pilgrimages that they make to places where Plath lived, this study explores why readers become so haunted by Plath. Num Pages: 176 pages, 13 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: BGL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 233 x 14. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781555477
ISBN
9781781555477
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.05

Paperback. The 1660s represent a turning point in English history, and for the main events - the Restoration, the Dutch War, the Great Plague, the Fire of London. This book offers an eyewitness account along with lively descriptions of the author's socializing, his amorous entanglements, his theater-going & music-making. Editor(s): Latham, Robert. Num Pages: 1152 pages, 6 maps, 2 family trees. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JD; BGH; BJ; HBJD1; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 48. Weight in Grams: 768.
Publisher
Penguin Books, Limited (UK) United Kingdom
Number of pages
1152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141439938
ISBN
9780141439938
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 17.46

Hardcover. One of America's most important classics, a beautiful special edition hardback of the first and best-loved volume of Maya Angelou's bestselling seven-volume autobiography Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BGLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 135 x 34. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Virago
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349005997
ISBN
9780349005997
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.95

Paperback. Luke Jackson serves up a sparkling guide to young adulthood on the autism spectrum in this sequel to his best-selling Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome. Offering personal insights, he covers everything from bullying and drugs to finding a job, navigating relationships, and sex. A must read for all young adults with autism. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; MJNA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 133 x 253 x 37. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785921964
ISBN
9781785921964
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.17

Hardcover. A detailed insight into the exploits of a Royal Air Force fighter pilot straight from the cockpit. The exploits range from intercepting Soviet bombers off Iceland to defending Saudi Arabia in Gulf War One; from flying off the deck of Ark Royal to displays with the Red Arrows; and flying a desk in the UK MoD and NATO HQs. Num Pages: 192 pages, 20 colour and 10 black & white photographs. BIC Classification: BGHA; JWMV3; JWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 21. Weight in Grams: 492.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781555842
ISBN
9781781555842
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 22.04

Hardcover. Num Pages: 176 pages, colour photographs. BIC Classification: APB; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 219 x 20. Weight in Grams: 686.
Publisher
Insight Editions
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781608873432
ISBN
9781608873432
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 22.75

Hardcover. The head of Italy's first family of winemaking reflects on the Antinoris' six-hundred-year legacy and a life of good food and drink in the hills of Tuscany. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: BG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 145 x 24. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
Rizzoli Ex Libris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780847843886
ISBN
9780847843886
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.95

Paperback. An omnibus edition of Finlay J. Macdonald's nostalgic and often comic accounts of growing up on the Hebridean island of Harris between the wars. They were first published individually in the 1980s as "Crowdie and Cream", "Crotal and White" and "The Corncrake and the Lysander". Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; 2AB; 3JJG; 3JJH; BGHA; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 36. Weight in Grams: 366.
Publisher
Time Warner Paperbacks
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751513486
ISBN
9780751513486
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Paperback. .
Publisher
Penguin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141039190
ISBN
9780141039190
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 15.96

Paperback. The Disappointment Artist Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: BG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 127 x 15. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
1st ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571227747
ISBN
9780571227747
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.66

Paperback. The inside story of the 2004 Tour de France and Lance Armstrong's record-breaking sixth victory. Num Pages: 320 pages, 16pp colour. BIC Classification: 1DDF; BGS; WSQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 126 x 20. Weight in Grams: 246. Good copy with some shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
John Murray
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
SKU
KTG0011238
ISBN
9780719567179
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Chronicling the ups and downs of the amazing world of John Daly, this award-winning book has now been brought right up to date to include all the latest details of Daly's career and family adventures which include a long-awaited comeback in form of the natural-born golfer with the 'killer swing' and the arrest of his ex-wife for drug-. Num Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: BGS; WSJG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 258. Very cood clean copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Virgin Books lo
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0225869
ISBN
9780753510100
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64