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ISBN: 9781898141501
Title: Phil Lynott : Mark Putterford by Mark Putterford
SALE: £4.75 reg: £0.00

Few performers have encapsulated their chosen art as completely as Philip Lynott did. For most people he was "Thin Lizzy", the charismatic frontman and creative driving force behind one of rock's greatest bands

ISBN: 9780747506621
Title: The House of Nomura: The Rise to Power of the World's Most Powerful Company by Al Alletzhauser
SALE: £5.25 reg: £7.99

An account of the founding of a financial empire by Tokushichi Nomura in the years before World War I

ISBN: 9781862074392
Title: All for Love: A Personal History of Desire and Disappointment (Continents of exile) by Ved Mehta
SALE: £5.75 reg: £14.99

Ved Mehta became blind as a boy in India, two months short of his fourth birthday, but for the next 30 years lived in the grip of a fantasy that he could see

ISBN: 9780571179978
Title: Byron: Life and Legend by Fiona MacCarthy
SALE: £3.75 reg: £12.99

For this biography of Byron, Fiona MacCarthy has had exclusive access to the full John Murray Byron archive

ISBN: 9780563179696
Title: Kessler by John Brason
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.50


ISBN: 0552770051
Title: In the Kingdom of Mists by Jane Jakeman
SALE: £3.75 reg: £6.99

London, 1900: while Monet paints the wintry mists over the Thames, the bodies of two young women are dragged from its murky depths arousing fears of a return of Jack the Ripper By now a celebrated and successful artist - despite the controversy stir...

ISBN: 9780140103380
Title: Goodbye Soldier (War Biography) by Spike Milligan
SALE: £3.75 reg: £8.99

In "Goodbye Soldier" the central pool of artists, now rechristened the combined services entertainment, complete with Gunner Miligan, now rechristened Lance-Bambardier, makes its way across Europe, via romantic Rome and verneral Venice, to Vienna wh...

ISBN: 0718111702
Title: Behind the Scenes of Otto Preminger - an unauthorised biography by Willi Frischauer
SALE: £4.25 reg: £3.75

Good: A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (including dust cover, if applicable). The spine may show signs of wear

ISBN: 9780006367574
Title: Champion's Story: A Great Human Triumph by Bob, MBE Champion
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.75

A story of great human courage in the face of adversity. Peter O'Sullevan says extremely well written and inspiring. A fairy tale ending to a remarkable book.

ISBN: f1439146870
Title: Life by Zeno
SALE: £3.75 reg: 30s

What sort of life is "Life"? In this remarkable book, both a biography and a documentary, Zeno gives an account of himself during the years he spent in prison following a charge of murder.

ISBN: 9780340267820
Title: Acid Drops (Coronet Books) by Kenneth Williams
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.25

PAPERBACK - In fair condition. Well read with usual spine and cover creasing and rubbing. Some page tanning.

ISBN: 9780006280781
Title: The Spirit of C. S. Lewis by C. S. Lewis
SALE: £4.25 reg: £9.99

This text commemorates the major events in the life of possibly Britain's greatest Christian writer in the 20th century

ISBN: 9780283062018
Title: Terence Conran by Nicholas Ind
SALE: £6.25 reg: £25.00

Sir Terence Conran has been stunning customers and reviewers for years with his combination of good taste and easy-going style

ISBN: F1452363270
Title: OPium by Jean Cocteau
SALE: £3.75 reg: £0.30

In this classic study Cocteau vividly describes his extraordinary experiences while taking opium, the drug to which he owed his "perfect hours" but which, inevitably, exacted its price

ISBN: 9781853262173
Title: The Man of Property (Wordsworth Classics) by John Galsworthy
SALE: £3.75 reg: £1.50

In "The Man of Property" Galsworthy ruthlessly strips away the gilded exterior of the Forsytes' lives, to expose the festering, rotten core of the unhappy and brutal relationships he examines within the book.

ISBN: 1594482012
Title: The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell: An Accidental Soldier's Account of the War in Iraq by John Crawford
SALE: £3.25 reg: £11.99

The Last True Story I'll Ever Tell In a voice at once raw and immediate, the author chronicles his daily life as a young soldier in Iraq: the excitement, horror, anger, tedium, fear, camaraderie and the transformation of a group of young college stu...

ISBN: 9780593023242
Title: Truth to Tell: Collected Writings of Ludovic Kennedy by Ludovic Kennedy
SALE: £4.75 reg: £16.99

In 1989 Ludovic Kennedy published his autobiography, "On My Way to the Club". This book is a companion volume to that autobiography, a collection which celebrates the very best of Kennedy's writing career.

ISBN: 9781401902698
Title: Spirit Messenger: The Remarkable Story of a Seventh Son of a Seventh Son by Gordon Smith
SALE: £4.25 reg: £7.99

Gordon Smith, a native of Glasgow, Scotland, is the proverbial seventh son of a seventh son

ISBN: 9780006377269
Title: King Edward VIII: The Official Biography by Philip Ziegler
SALE: £5.25 reg: £8.99

King Edward Viii: The Official Biography

ISBN: 9780297782841
Title: Edwina: Countess Mountbatten of Burma by Richard Hough
SALE: £4.75 reg: £10.95

One of the most remarkable women of her time, and married to one of its outstanding men, Edwina Mountbatten was an indisputed leader of society and "the prince of Wales set".