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A Man of Influence Sir Siegmund Warburg 1902-82, Attali, Jacques
21 Attali, Jacques A Man of Influence Sir Siegmund Warburg 1902-82
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1986 0297789783 / 9780297789789 1st UK Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 346 pages For over 50 years Siegmund Warburg was a banking legend around the world associated with every major financial development from Germany's First World War reparation payments to the Eurodollars of the 1960s and 1970s. This fascinating biography interweaves Warburg's life story and the finances of Europe and America. The author a French economist and writer was also a senior financial advisor to President Mitterand. ID235645 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Worlds of John Aubrey. Being a further selection of Brief Lives, together with excerpts from his writings on antiquities, science and folklore., Aubrey, John (Selected and Edited by Richard Barber)
22 Aubrey, John (Selected and Edited by Richard Barber) The Worlds of John Aubrey. Being a further selection of Brief Lives, together with excerpts from his writings on antiquities, science and folklore.
London The Folio Society 1988 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Nice copy. Minor mark to ffep. Black & white illustrations. 297 pages ID210713 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Exile.  The Lives and Hopes of Werner Pelz, Averill, Roger
23 Averill, Roger Exile. The Lives and Hopes of Werner Pelz
Melbourne Transit Lounge 2012 1921924217 / 9781921924217 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Near Fine condition - an excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 367 pages ID296542 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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24 Ayling, Stanley A Portrait of Sheridan
London Constable & Co Ltd 1985 0094653801 / 9780094653801 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket, DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 218 pages ID8653 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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25 Bagnold, Enid Enid Bagnold's Autobiography (from 1889)
London Heinemann 1969 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. DJ worn and chipped at edges. Previous owner's name/details to half-title page. 293 pages ID218004 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Anais Nin. A Biography, Bair, Deirdre
26 Bair, Deirdre Anais Nin. A Biography
London Bloomsbury 1995 0747521352 / 9780747521358 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 654 pages ID223724 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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27 BAKER, CATHERINE RINGING THE CHANGE
Sydney Doubleday 1996 0868246468 / 9780868246468 Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. DJ slightly chipped. 216 pages A journey of Self-discovery. ID217066 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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28 Baker, Glenn A. Faces, Places and Barely Human Races
Sydney Random House Australia 1995 0091831075 / 9780091831073 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Mark to page edges. 326 pages Glenn writes about the things he writes about best - everything! ID239533 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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29 Baker, Michael Our Three Selves A Life of Radcliffe Hall
London Hamish Hamilton 1985 0241115396 / 9780241115398 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 386 pages ID142938 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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My Life My Trees, Baker, Richard St. Barbe
30 Baker, Richard St. Barbe My Life My Trees
Moray, Scotland Findhorn Press 1981 0905249402 / 9780905249407 2nd Printing Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 167 pages ID284509 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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31 Ballard, Robert D. Explorations My Quest for Adventure and Discovery Under the Sea
London Phoenix 1996 1857997719 / 9781857997712 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 407pages The autobiography of the foremost maritime explorer of the twentieth century. ID273034 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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32 Barcs, Emery Backyard of Mars. Memoirs of the "Reffo" period in Australia.
Sydney Wildcat Press 1980 0908463030 / 9780908463039 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. 227 pages ID223908 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Brontes, Barker, Juliet
33 Barker, Juliet The Brontes
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1995 0297812904 / 9780297812906 3rd Impression Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 1003 pages ID295855 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Levels of Life, Barnes, Julian
34 Barnes, Julian Levels of Life
London Jonathan Cape 2013 0224098152 / 9780224098151 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 118 pages About photography, ballooning, love and grief. Written after the death of Barnes' wife, Pat Kavanagh. ID289139 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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A Foreign Affair A Passionate Life in Four Languages, Barnes, Valerie
35 Barnes, Valerie A Foreign Affair A Passionate Life in Four Languages
Sydney Bantam 2004 1863253750 / 9781863253758 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. 288 pages ID252472 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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A Curious Life For A Lady. The Story of Isabella Bird, Barr, Pat
36 Barr, Pat A Curious Life For A Lady. The Story of Isabella Bird
London Macmillan /John Murray 1970 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 347 pages The biography of the remarkable Victorian woman, Isabella Bird [ 1831-1904], intrepid traveller and explorer, writer and natural historian. ID275970 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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37 Barrie, J.M. Margaret Ogilvy by her son J.M. Barrie
London Hodder & Stoughton 1932 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Black Leather boards with Barrie's initials on front cover and lettering on decorated spine all in gilt.Very light wear to edges and corners. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). viii, 164 pages From the Uniform Edition of The Works of J.M. Barrie. ID256111 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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38 Bates, Neil Cecil Rhodes
Hove, East Sussex Wayland Publishers 1976 0853402965 / 9780853402961 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 96 pages ID127300 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Iris and the Friends, Bayley, John
39 Bayley, John Iris and the Friends
London Abacus 2000 0349113106 / 9780349113104 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 282 pages A sequel to "Iris" ID209259 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Iris and the Friends: A Year of Memories, Bayley, John
40 Bayley, John Iris and the Friends: A Year of Memories
London Gerald Duckworth & Co 1999 0715629328 / 9780715629321 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 208 pages ID220496 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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