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BIOGRAPHY, DIARIES and LETTERS

BIOGRAPHY, DIARIES and LETTERS

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161 GAY, Sydney Howard. James Madison. American Statesmen in Forty Volumes, Volume XII.
Houghton Mifflin, Boston. nd (c1930?) 
Standard Library Edition. Dark green cloth. Frontis. with tissue guard + 4 further plates; vignette title-page. 346 pages. Index. Type to spine very dulled. Ex-library - label to front paste-down end-paper, numbers in ink to top margin of first page of introduction; ticket pocket affixed to rear paste-down. Internally clean. VG 67123 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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162 GIBBINGS, Robert. Iorana! A Tahitian Journal. By... With Wood Engravings By The Author.
1932 
Duckworth, London. 1932. First Edition. Hardback. No DW. Paper covered patterned boards, green cltoh backstrip, gilt. Head of spine pulled. Generally a clean and sound copy with wonderful illustrations. 72313 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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163 GIBSON, Ian. (ASHBEE) The Erotomaniac. The Secret Life of Henry Spencer Ashbee.
Faber & Faber, London 2001 
First edition. DW. Illustrated. Pages sl. browned o/w near fine in wrapper that is sl. sunned to spine with sl signs of use. ISBN: 05711961915 44134 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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164 GILL, S.R.M Letters From The Papuan Bush. 1942-1946. (SIGNED).
Eaton Press Ltd. Liverpool. 1954 
First Edition. Blue cloth, gilt. No DW. Presentation copy from O.B.G for S.R.M.G. "B. C. Boulter from O.B.G. for S.R.M.G. 7.4.55" with Olive Gill's bookplate loosely inserted, signed "With best wishes from Olive Gill 7th April 1955". 106pp. Illustrated. Some soiling to boards. Extremities slightly rubbed. Foxing to edges and endpapers, ownership inscription to rear pastedown o/w a lovely clean copy. VG+. 53563 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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165 GITTINGS, Robert. (HARDY, Thomas). The Older Hardy. (SIGNED).
1978 
Heinemann, London. 1978. First Edition. Hardback. DW. SIGNED by the author on title page. Illustrated. A lovely copy in slightly worn wrapper that is lightly sunned to spine. 75265 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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166 GLOVER, Michael. A Very Slippery Fellow. The Life of Sir Robert Wilson 1777-1849
1978 
Oxford University Press. 1978. First Edition. Hardback with wrapper. A very clean copy, in wrapper sunned to spine. 72189 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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167 GLYNN, Jenifer. Tidings from Zion. Helen Bentwich's Letters from Jerusalem, 1919-1931.
I.B. Tauris. 2000 
DW. Illustrations. A very clean copy in brght wrapper. VG+/VG+. 62466 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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168 GODDEN, Jon and Rumer. Two Under The Indian Sun. FIRST EDITION.
1966 
Macmillan. 1966. First edition. Hardback with DW. Owners signature to front free endpaper. Wrapper rubbed and creased with small tears and loss to head and tail of spine. A clean and sound copy. 72224 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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169 GOLDING, Judy. The Children of Lovers: A Memoir of William Golding by his Daughter.
Faber & Faber, London 2011 
First Edition. DW. Very slight lean to upper board o/w Nr. fine in fine wrapper. ISBN: 9780571273409 44628 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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170 GOLOWNIN, Captain. Memoirs of a Captivity in Japan 1811-1813. With an Introduction by John McMaster.
Oxford University Press, Hong Kong. 1973 
Oxford in Asia Historical Reprints. 3 vols. No slipcase. lxxxix + 316 pages; 358 pages; 302 pages. Blue cloth, gilt to spines (with red panels) Nr. Fine. 66779 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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171 GOODMAN, Jonathan (ed). The Master Eccentric. The Journals of Rayner Heppenstall 1969-1981
Allison & Busby, London. 1986 
First Edition. DW. 278pp inc index. Overall an excellent copy, with just very minor bumping to wrapper and boards. VG+/VG+ 62958 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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172 GORDON, Robert. The King on the Road.
Hamlyn, London. 1996 
First Edition. DW. 4to. 208pp. Illustrated throughout. Wrapper slightly worn at extremities o/w Nr. fine. ISBN: 0600583317. 46341 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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173 GRAHAM, Cunninghame. A Brazilian Mystic being The Life and Miracles of Antonio Conselheiro.
William Heinemann, London. 1920 
First edition. Large format. red faded and worn boards. Folding map to rear. Ownership signature in pencil to front end paper. G+. 1919 biography of Antonio Vicente Mendes Maciel-also called Anthony the Counselor-is as unconventional as its subject. A tax protester, itinerant preacher, and general nuisance to both the Brazilian government and the religious establishment. 61912 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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174 GRAHAM, James. Gentleman's Relish Or The Buyer's Guide to Young Ladies.
Tandem. London. 1968 
First edition, thus. Mass market paperback. Spine and corners creased, pages sl. browned. VG. 44411 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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175 GRAVES, Robert. Good-Bye To All That. An Autobiography. SECOND ISSUE OF FIRST EDITION.
1929 
Jonathan Cape. London. 1929. DW. First edition, second issue with passage about Sassoon and his mother removed from page 290 and replaced with 3 asterisks and Sassoon's poem letter completely deleted from pages 341 - 343, leaving two and a bit pages blank apart from asterisks. Erratum slip added between pages 398/399 about there being "no Rupert Brooke Fund". Portrait frontis. + 7 plates. Slight lean to spine which is slightly soiled, endpapers browned otherwise a clean and sound copy in a scarce wrapper that lacks small portion to head of spine and is rubbed and slightly worn to bottom of rear panel. 77211 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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176 GRAVES, Robert. Goodbye to All That.
1997 
Folio Society. 1997. Reprint. Pictorial cloth boards in slipcase. b&w illustrations. Ownership signature to half title page, otherwise a very clean and bright copy. Some stains to spine of slipcase. 78429 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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177 GREEN, Eleanor. My Travelling Family. The Story of the Mitchell Family Edited by Tommy Green. Additional Material by Kevin Scrivens.
New Era Publications. Telford. 2004 
First edition. Large slim paperback. 96pp. Illustrations and photographs to virtually every page. Cover sl. creased to front corner, pages browned to margins o/w VG+. 47051 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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178 GREENE, Philip Desmond. Scarlet and Gold.
1946 
Clonmore & Reynolds, Dublin. 1946. First edition. Hardback with DW. Slim 8vo. Boards are a little soiled. Prize inscription to front endpaper o/w contents clean and sound. Wrapper is price clipped, very worn and chipped and lacks large portion from front cover. 81379 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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179 GRENE, David. Of Farming & Classics. A Memoir.
The University of Chicago Press, Chicago. 2002 
First Edition. US. Illustrated. End papers creased but o/w as new in slightly creased wrapper. ISBN: 9780226308012 43748 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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180 GRICE, Frederick.(KILVERT). Francis Kilvert and his World. With a Contribution from Rev. D. T. W. Price.
1984 
Caliban Books. 1984. First Edition. Paperback. Illustrated. A used, but very good clean copy. 74850 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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