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Emma, Lady Hamilton

By: Bishop, Edward

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIO26

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 400gms, 193 pages, green with gold illustrated designed endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and minor yellow marks through the centre of book. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and mild damp marks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Emma, Lady Hamilton

By: Bishop, Edward

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIO25

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 400gms, 193 pages, green with gold illustrated designed endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Emma, Lady Hamilton

By: Bishop, Edward

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIO46

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 400gms, 193 pages, green with gold illustrated designed endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a very small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front blank page. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Carlino Polia Esq.

By: Buchanan, Gilbert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Woollahra, Australia, Kew Place Publishing Associates: 1993

Edition: Second Printing of an Edited Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS28

ISBN: 0646246887

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 235 pages. This is Book 1 in a Trilogy set. It tells of a penniless young Italian hotel boy whose greatest ambition is to become an English gentleman but fate decides otherwise. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Kennedys, The: An American Drama

By: Collier, Peter; Horowitz, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Pan Books Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA8

ISBN: 0330288210

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Edition, 325gms, 726 pages. The story of the Kennedys is not just about individuals; it is the story of power, ambition, the Presidency, family, the generational change and obligation, money, sex, narcotics, and religion. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild to moderate page discolouration, some pages are beginning to fall out (the photo pages), otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Blind Ambition: The White House Years

By: Dean, John

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POLUSA5

ISBN: 0671224387

Condition: Good


Hardcover with mustard yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 825gms, 415 pages, mustard yellow coloured endpapers. Blind Ambition is both grave and irreverent; it is immediate and concrete, fascinating and frightening. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, stains from sticky tape to the endpapers. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, dust jacket is covered in clear plastic, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combi... View more info

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Pop: Truth and Power at the Coca-Cola Company

By: Hays, Constance L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Arrow Books Limited: 2005

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISUSA3

ISBN: 0099472570

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 346gms, 477 pages. New York Times reporter Constance L. Hays examines the 119-year history of Coke - a story of opportunity, hope, teamwork and love as well as salesmanship, hubris, ambition and greed. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!! View more info

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Last Adventure, The

By: Healey, Tim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, UK, Readers' Digest: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRA31

ISBN: 0957702302

Condition: Good


Hardcover, reprint, 1kg, 160pgs, illustrated endpapers. Describes a century of journeys of exploration, made by those with the inappeasable ambition to find out what lies beyond the horizon. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Queen Elizabeth of England

By: Hearsey, John E. N.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIO21

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 500gms, 334 pages, green with gold illustrated designed endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and mild damp marks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Marie Antoinette (Women Who Made History Collection)

By: Hearsey, John E. N.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIOEUR43

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 500gms, 371 pages, green with gold illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild shelf wear and some splitting on external front spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Claudius: Emperor of Rome, Conqueror of Britain

By: Jackson, Douglas

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, England, Corgi Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISFIC166

ISBN: 0552156957

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, reprint, 258gms, 459 pages. This book is a masterful retelling of one of the greatest stories from Roman history, the conquest of Britain. It is an epic story of ambition, courage, conspiracy, battle and bloodshed. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Monsieur d'Eon is a Woman: A Tale of Political Intrigue and Sexual Masquerade

By: Kates, Gary

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Basic Books: 1995

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001457

ISBN: 0465047610

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 614gms, 368 pages. The unforgettable story of a celebrated 18th century French diplomat and spy, caught in a web of international intrigue, aristocratic ambition, and royal conspiracy, who in mid-career suddenly announced that he was a she - a lie not uncovered until his death some 35 years later. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Luckiest Girl Alive

By: Knoll, Jessica

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Simon & Schuster: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC879

ISBN: 1476789649

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 336gms, 341 pages. This book introduces a heroine whose cutthroat ambition has protected a scandalous truth - and a heart that's much bigger than it appears. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Wraps shows some moderate creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Empress Eugenie, The

By: Leroy, Alfred

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIO27

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 550gms, 401 pages, green with gold illustrated designed endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Real Life of Laurence Olivier, The

By: Lewis, Roger

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, England, Century Books: 1996

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: BIOUK118

ISBN: 0712675507

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 806gms, 271 pages. In this book, Roger Lewis goes beyond the magical illusions the actor created, to tell the truth about the man's sexuality, ambition, revenges, power, preoccupations and achievements. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Real Life of Laurence Olivier, The

By: Lewis, Roger

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, England, Century Books: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK825

ISBN: 0712675507

Condition: God


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 806gms, 271 pages. In this book, Roger Lewis goes beyond the magical illusions the actor created, to tell the truth about the man's sexuality, ambition, revenges, power, preoccupations and achievements. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Antony and Cleopatra

By: McCullough, Colleen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday Book Clubs: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISFIC181

ISBN: 174180051X

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first thus, 740gms, 631 pages. The epic story of two of the world's most famous lovers - and the forces of politics, intrigue and ambition that shaped them - told as only Colleen McCullough can. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Antony and Cleopatra

By: McCullough, Colleen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday Book Clubs: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: AUSFIC399

ISBN: 174180051X

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first thus, 740gms, 631 pages. The epic story of two of the world's most famous lovers - and the forces of politics, intrigue and ambition that shaped them - told as only Colleen McCullough can. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Catherine the Great

By: Oldenbourg, Zoe

Price: $7.50

Publisher: S.A, Geneva, Heron Books: 1969

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: BIO28

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark green leatherette boards with gold pattern, a collection edition, 500gms, 355 pages, green with gold illustrated designed endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and very minor damp marks on inside front pages. Hard cover is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and mild damp marks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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My Lively Lady: World of Cruising

By: Rose, Sir Alec

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Nautical Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOSAI29

ISBN: 0713659203

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 332gms, 193pgs. This is the story of Sir Alec Rose who, with no sponsorship or inherited wealth, achieved his life's ambition of circumnavigating the world, and became an inspiration to millions of people in the process. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info