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Paperback. John Le Mesurier was one of Britain's favourite and most recognisable character actors. Num Pages: 352 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 22. Weight in Grams: 258. The Life of John Le Mesurier. 352 pages, black & white illustrations. John Le Mesurier was one of Britain's favourite and most recognisable character actors. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BGF. Dimension: 198 x 132 x 22. Weight: 258.
Publisher
Aurum Press
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845137908
ISBN
9781845137908
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.87

Paperback. Ernesto Che Guevara, an Argentinian doctor of middle-class parents, rose to fight with Fidel Castro in the Cuban revolution and later tried to spread that revolution in other countries in Latin America and Africa. This is an account of a man who became a cultural icon to a generation. Translator(s): Castaneda, Marina. Num Pages: 480 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 1KJC; 3JJPG; BGH; HBJK; HBTV; JPWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 36. Weight in Grams: 326.
Edition
New
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC London
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747535201
ISBN
9780747535201
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.21

Paperback. This book both evaluates Kurosawa's films and offers a view of the man behind the camera, covering his family life and his legendary place on the global film-making stage. Series: Critical Lives. Num Pages: 224 pages, 35 black and white. BIC Classification: APFB; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 208 x 148 x 14. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Reaktion Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780233437
ISBN
9781780233437
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.89

Hardcover. Good clean copy in dustwrapper. DW with some minor shelf wear.
Edition
1st
Publisher
Odhams
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1965
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0009406
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 246 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: BM; JM; PDZ; PSAN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 161 x 15. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Current Trade
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781617230158
ISBN
9781617230158
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.55

Paperback. The Lives of the Poets is one of the greatest works of English criticism, but also one of the most diverting. This is the only one-volume paperback edition to make available Johnson's most substantial Lives in unabridged form. Texts are drawn from Roger Lonsdale's authoritative complete edition, and introduced by John Mullan. Editor(s): Lonsdale, Roger. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBD; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 34. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
560
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199226740
ISBN
9780199226740
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.89

Paperback. * The hilarious, heartwarming and surprisingly inspiring account of one BBC Breakfast TV presenter's secret passion for bees..! Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: BM; TVHH; WNCN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 17. Weight in Grams: 184.
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751544053
ISBN
9780751544053
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.81

Hardcover. Num Pages: 352 pages, 80 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; BGH; HBJD1; HBLL; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 242 x 27. Weight in Grams: 896.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750965996
ISBN
9780750965996
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 28.44

Hardcover. A thrilling reconstruction of a brutal Victorian murder, in which Paul Thomas Murphy identifies, after 144 years, the killer responsible for the slaying of Jane Maria Clouson. Num Pages: 352 pages, 8pp b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 243 x 29. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784081898
ISBN
9781784081898
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.94

Paperback. The number one bestselling, heartbreaking childhood memoir of abuse and true story of the triumph of the human spirit. Num Pages: 288 pages, 8pp b&w photos. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JJP; BG; JFFE1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 111 x 19. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
Hodder Paperbacks
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780340837924
ISBN
9780340837924
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.57

Paperback. * Now a major film starring Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg and Vanessa Redgrave * A clear-sighted and unflinching memoir of an eighteen-year-old girl about her two year stay in a psychiatric hospital for depression Num Pages: 192 pages, facsimiles. BIC Classification: BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 126 x 13. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Virago Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860497926
ISBN
9781860497926
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.05

Hardcover.
Publisher
Haus Publishing Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905791736
ISBN
9781905791736
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 13.25

Paperback. 'A stunning achievement ..Neither sanitized nor mythologizing, Victoria: The Queen is a remarkably lucid, endlessly engaging account of Queen Victoria's life and rule' Amanda Foreman Num Pages: 752 pages, Integrated b/w photos; family tree; maps. BIC Classification: 1QDB; 3JH; BGH; BGR; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 234 x 49. Weight in Grams: 992.
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349134505
ISBN
9780349134505
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 17.70

Paperback. Drawing on a wide range of contemporary sources, this biography examines the complex personality of Germany's last emperor. Born in 1859, the eldest grandchild of Queen Victoria, Prince Wilhelm was torn between two cultures - that of the Prussian Junker and that of the English liberal gentleman. Num Pages: 255 pages, 16pp b&w illustrations, tables, notes, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1DFG; BGR; HBJD; HBLL; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 23. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750927369
ISBN
9780750927369
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.32

Paperback. The incredible true story of Olga Trujillo, whose childhood was devastated by sexual abuse and violence. This memoir follows Olga as she splits herself into "parts" and develops dissociative identity disorder to cope with the abuse, and then struggles to merge these parts and overcome the disorder in adulthood. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; JFFE1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 165 x 16. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Original
Condition
New
SKU
V9781572249912
ISBN
9781572249912
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 17.70

Paperback. In his radically new analysis of an extraordinary life, Damian Flanagan moves away from the stereotypical depiction of Mishima as a right-wing nationalist and aesthete and presents him as a man utterly obsessed with time - time-keeping devices and symbols - arguing that this compulsion was at the heart of the author's literature and life. Series: Critical Lives. Num Pages: 224 pages, 35 black & white. BIC Classification: APFB; BGF; BGL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 202 x 17. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Reaktion Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780233451
ISBN
9781780233451
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.89

Hardcover. "Originally published, New York: Harpers Magazine Press, 1971. Includes index. Commissioning organisation: Cass Canfield. iii-xvi, 272, [24] p. ill., facsims., ports. 25 cm. Publishers cloth. Good copy with very clean cloth, bright gold gilt title on spine, slightly buffed dw."
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Collins
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1972
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0042667
ISBN
9780002118545
Hardback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 12.12

Hardcover. When a little boy dies from Strychnine-poisoned chocolates, Brighton is thrown into panic. When more children start being poisoned by sweets they find lying about the town and strange parcels of arsenic-laced cakes are sent to prominent residents the police step up the search for the poisoner. Who is it that is set upon his revenge on the town? Num Pages: 208 pages, 30 black and white photographs and engravings. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; 3JH; BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 160 x 21. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781551042
ISBN
9781781551042
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 22.34

Paperback. * Poignant first-hand account of life for a young Afghani woman under the Taliban * Like Desert Flower, this simple human story is a powerful way to tell readers around the world of the plight of a people, and this book couldn't be more timely Num Pages: 192 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1FCA; BGA; HRH; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 126 x 13. Weight in Grams: 138.
Publisher
Virago Press Ltd London
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860499616
ISBN
9781860499616
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.81

Paperback. 'My name is Michael Pennington, and I am not a comic character. I'm often mistaken for one though. You might know him by another name. Johnny Vegas.' Num Pages: 384 pages, (2x8pp plates). BIC Classification: APT; ASZB; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 29. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9780007382712
ISBN
9780007382712
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 9.76

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