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In Hiding: The Life of Manuel Cortes

by Ronald Fraser

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Godley Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713902808
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£7.50

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London: Allen Lane, 1972. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked very slightly rubbed black cloth boards and tiny bump to lower front corner. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very minor creasing to upper rear edge and sunning to spine. 238pp. At the end of the… Read more
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£7.50
image of Irish Giant: Life of Patrick Cotter O'Brien

Irish Giant: Life of Patrick Cotter O'Brien

by G. Frankcom; J.H. Musgrave

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Godley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780715610213
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£9.25

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London: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd, 1976. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight creasing and general traces of storage. 128pp. The story of Patrick Cotter O'Brien, born in Ireland in 1760, whose… Read more
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£9.25
image of Proud Northern Lady: Lady Anne Clifford, 1590-1676

Proud Northern Lady: Lady Anne Clifford, 1590-1676

by Holmes, Martin

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Godley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good (+)
ISBN
9780850332254
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£5.95

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Chichester, Sussex: Phillimore & Co Ltd, 1984. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and very minor bumping to lower corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn or creased with traces of storage. 181pp. Biography of Lady Anne Clifford, born in 1590, daughter of Queen Elizabeth's… Read more
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£5.95
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Cass

by Cass Pennant

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Godley Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781903402030
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£5.25

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London: Blake Publishing, 2000. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, two small indents to front and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with very faint creasing to upper edge. 239pp. Autobiography of one of the hardest men in Britain,… Read more
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£5.25
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Vintage 1930: Story of a Twentieth Century Woman (Signed By Author)

by Patricia Lowther

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Godley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781846241352
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£15.00

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Brighton, England: Book Guild Ltd, 2007. Signed 'Best Wishes (name crossed out) Regards Pat Lowther' No other marks or inscriptions. Appears unread. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight creasing to upper edge and… Read more
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£15.00
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Aiming High (Signed By Author)

by Geoff Lenthall

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Godley Books
Published
2015
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781517067038
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£4.95

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The Author, 2015. Flat signed by author to title page. No other marks or inscriptions. Light creasing to front cover, none to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 226pp. A biography of a very full life, including his time in the RAF and as… Read more
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£4.95
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Lark in Smoke

by Winterbottom, Vera

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Godley Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£7.25

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Saddleworth: Runninghill Publications, 1963. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with chips and small tears to upper and lower edges. 27pp. Local history in the author's biography set in a Lancashire cotton town beneath the… Read more
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£7.25
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Girl in the Dark

by Anna Lyndsey

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Godley Books
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781408858264
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£4.95

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London: Bloomsbury Circus, 2015. Appears unread. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked white cloth boards, slight bumping to spine ends and no bumping to corners. Matt black dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight creasing to upper edge. 243pp. The author's memoirs of… Read more
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£4.95
image of A Harpenden Childhood Remembered: Growing Up in the 1940s & 50s: Growing Up in the 1940s and 50s

A Harpenden Childhood Remembered: Growing Up in the 1940s & 50s: Growing Up in the 1940s and 50s

by John Cooper

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Godley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780750948920
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£5.50

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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing, 2007. No marks or inscriptions. Crease to upper corner of rear cover, none to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 146pp. The author takes us back on a journey through Harpenden in the 1940s and 1950s and tells us of his… Read more
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£5.50
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Lady Sackville

by Alsop, Susan Mary

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Godley Books
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
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£9.50

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Newton Abbott: Readers Union, 1979. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight tanning to page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with nick to top of slightly sunned spine. 275pp. Biography of Victoria Sackville-West who grew… Read more
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£9.50
image of Modern Autobiography : An Anthology

Modern Autobiography : An Anthology

by Wood, Frederick T. (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
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£4.95

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London: Macmillan & Co, 1954. Name inside front board. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight bump to lower front edge, tanned end papers and no bumping to corners. 245pp. With extracts from the autobiographies of fourteen well-known… Read more
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£4.95
image of One Step Beyond: One Man's Journey from Near Death to New Life

One Step Beyond: One Man's Journey from Near Death to New Life

by Gram Seed; Andrea Robinson

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Godley Books
Published
2008
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781853454622
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£5.20

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CWR, Waverley Abbey House, 2008. Book in mint unread condition. 176pp. The story of how a Middlesborough lad pulled himself out of a life of crime and near death to hope, faith and new life.. Soft Cover. As New. 7.75 x 5 inches.
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£5.20
image of The World of William Wickham : The Biography and the Photography of a Remarkable Victorian

The World of William Wickham : The Biography and the Photography of a Remarkable Victorian

by Ward, Kenneth

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Godley Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780950714103
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£5.20

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Havant: Ian Harrap, 1981. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. 119pp. Biography of William Wickham, born in 1849 who was a vicar and an… Read more
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£5.20
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Eduard VII and Seine Zeit

by Maurois, Andre

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Godley Books
Published
1933
Condition
Fine
Item Price
£15.75

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Munchen: Verlag R. Piper & Co, 1933. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked coarse linen cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Very clear lettering/embossing to front and spine. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with a little rubbing to upper and lower edges and sunning to… Read more
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£15.75
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The Art of Zandra Rhodes

by Rhodes, Zandra D. & Knight, Anne

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Godley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780224019392
Item Price
£25.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1984. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked lightly sunned boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with slight rubbing to ends of lighttly sunned spine. 240pp. Zandra Rhodes' originality and genius is recognised around the… Read more
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£25.00
image of Truevine: An Extraordinary True Story of Two Brothers and a Mother's Love

Truevine: An Extraordinary True Story of Two Brothers and a Mother's Love

by Beth Macy

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Godley Books
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781447278078
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£8.95

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London: Macmillan, 2016. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 420pp. The story of two brothers from Truevine, Virginia who were supposedly kidnapped in 1899 by the circus and put to work as circus freaks, entertaining as… Read more
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£8.95
image of A Stockport Trilogy: An Account in Three Parts of Life in the First Half of the 20th Century

A Stockport Trilogy: An Account in Three Parts of Life in the First Half of the 20th Century

by Kenneth Gibbons

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Godley Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781481769686
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£10.00

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Bloomington, USA: AuthorHouseUK, 2013. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 234pp. The author tells of his parent's life and of his early years from 1925 to 1949 in Stockport in Cheshire. His conclusion was… Read more
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£10.00
image of Half-Breed : The Story of Grey Owl

Half-Breed : The Story of Grey Owl

by Dickson, Lovat

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Godley Books
Published
1942
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
£50.00

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London: Peter Davies, 1942. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to very sharp corners. Slightly dusty dust jacket clipped but not price clipped or marked or torn with small damp spot and a little rubbing to upper edge. 345pp. The… Read more
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£50.00
image of Die goldenen Bienen. Betsy Patterson und die Bonapartes

Die goldenen Bienen. Betsy Patterson und die Bonapartes

by Henderson, Daniel

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Godley Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£13.50

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Berlin: Paul Zsolnay Verlag, 1938. No marks or inscriptions and no creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright blue coth boards with gilt lettering, verytiny mark to lower front edgeunmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 371pp. The story of Elizabeth Patterson, an American beauty at the start of the 19th century who… Read more
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£13.50
image of The Deaf Doctor: Memories of a 1950s Cotswold Childhood (Signed By Author)

The Deaf Doctor: Memories of a 1950s Cotswold Childhood (Signed By Author)

by Eason, Marian

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Godley Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781906551209
Item Price
£11.50

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Wellington, Somerset: Ryelands Publishing, 2009. Signed by author to title page. No other marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked maroon cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with a little indenting and slight traces of storage. 184pp. … Read more
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£11.50
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