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Cityboy: Beer and Loathing in the Square Mile

By: Anderson, Geraint

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, England, Headline Publishing: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BUSGEN40

ISBN: 0755346165

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint edition, 618g, 304pgs, illustrated enpapers. This book is a no-holds-barred account of life in London's financial heartland and breaks the Square Mile's code of silence to reveal explosive secrets bout what life is really like in the devious, murky and often corrupt heart of Europe's biggest money market. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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What's in a Street Name?

By: Badsey-Ellis, Antony

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Capital History: 2011

Edition: Second and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR122

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, second and enlarged edition, 104gms, 80 pages. This book references the street names of London. In these names, the occupations, owners, nationalities, and even hobbies of the people who lived in London, often centuries ago, are recorded. Book is in very good condition with only minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Milligan: The Life and Times of Spike Milligan

By: Behan, Dominic

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Methuen London: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK303

ISBN: 0413176703

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 474gms, 192 pages. What Behan has set out to do in this haunting and hilarious biography is present Milligan's story and his evolving personality as they emerge from a series of converations he had with Milligan over a period of several months in his 70th year. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Good Listener, The: Helen Bamber - A Life Against Cruelty

By: Belton, Neil

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK256

ISBN: 0297819046

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 824gms, 374 pages. Helen Bamber grew up in northeast London the daughter of a Polish Jew. Helen dedicated her life to caring for the survivors of the concentration camps, known as 'the Boys'. Her tireless work for victims of extreme cruelty led to her setting up a foundation called the Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture. This is her story. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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London: Encounter (Lonely Planet)

By: Bindloss, Joe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications: 2009

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TRAUK102

ISBN: 1741790476

Condition: Good


Softcover, second edition, 222gms, 240 pages, pocket size. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Exiles Trilogy, The

By: Bova, Ben

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Methuen London: 1984

Edition: First Omnibus Edition

Seller ID: SCIFIC276

ISBN: 0413555305

Condition: Good


Paperback, first omnibus edition, 260gms, 441 pages. Ben Bova's famous star-flight saga now complete in one magnificent volume. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Prisons and Punishments of London

By: Byrne, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Harrap Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR92

ISBN: 0245546782

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 788g, 211pgs. This book is the first full survey of London's many prisons throughout the ages, from the Tower to Pentonville, and of the punishments meted out to felons. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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What's it All About?

By: Caine, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia Limited: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK45

ISBN: 0091826489

Condition: Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 825gms 494 pages, illustrated pictorial photographic endpapers. Here, for the first time, Caine reveals the truth about his childhood, family and his hard-fought journey from London to Hollywood, bringing to life the lean years and the triumphs with astonishing candour. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Elephant to Hollywood, The

By: Caine, Michael

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Hodder & Stoughton: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK336

ISBN: 1444700022

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 554gms, 406 pages. It's been a long journey for Maurice Micklewhite (aka Michael Caine), born with rickets in London's poverty-stricken Elephant & Castle, to the bright lights of Hollywood. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a small sticker on the inside back of the front cover from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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What's it All About?

By: Caine, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia Limited: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK304

ISBN: 0091826489

Condition: Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 825gms 494 pages, illustrated pictorial photographic endpapers. Here, for the first time, Caine reveals the truth about his childhood, family and his hard-fought journey from London to Hollywood, bringing to life the lean years and the triumphs with astonishing candour. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear. Dust jacket shows creasing and a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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My Autobiography

By: Chaplin, Charles

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Books Pty Ltd: 1966

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK100

Condition: Fair


Paperback, Second Edition, 275gms, 494 pages. From a destitute childhood in Victorian London to a fame without frontiers the greatest comedian of all vividly and unpretentiously recalls one of the success extravaganzas of the century. Book is in fair condition with general age-related wear and tear, heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, creasing to the front cover and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Charles Chaplin: My Autobiography

By: Chaplin, Charles

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Hammersmith, England, Penguin Books Ltd: 1978

Edition: Fourth Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK27

ISBN: 0140025502

Condition: Fair


Paperback, Fourth Reprint, 250gms, 494 pages. From a destitute childhood in Victorian London to fame without frontiers. The greatest comedian of all vividly and unpretentiously recalls on e of the success extravaganzas of the century. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to all pages, crease to front cover, thin pages, 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 you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With... View more info

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Saint in London, The

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Limited: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC318

ISBN: 033002714X

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 104gms, 190 pages. Another exhilarating adventure featuring The Saint. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows scuffing and creasing, plus inside front page has a stamp from a previous bookseller, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Croydon Airport and the Battle for Britain 1939-1940

By: Cluett, Douglas; Bogle, Joanna; and Learmonth, Bob

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, London Borough of Sutton Libraries and Arts Services: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR54

ISBN: 090733511X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 338gms, 166 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Centuries of Stories; New Stories for a New Millennium

By: Cooling, Wendy (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC57

ISBN: 0001857150

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 672g, 312pgs. Twenty of today's finest authors have each woven a story around one century. The result is this unique anthology of wonderful new stories. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, 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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Murder London-Miami

By: Creasey, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder Paperbacks Ltd: 1974

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: CRIFIC1369

ISBN: 0340150831

Condition: Good


Paperback, third impression, 102gms, 157 pages. Another Inspector West novel by John Creasey. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Murder London - New York

By: Creasey, John

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Limited: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC1319

Condition: Fair


Paperback, reprint, 112gms, 187 pages. Featuring Superintendent Roger West. Book is in fair condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page and a small tear where a sticker has been removed from the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Murder London - South Africa

By: Creasey, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Limited: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC1320

ISBN: 0330021982

Condition: Fair


Paperback, reprint, 106gms, 191 pages. Featuring Superintendent Roger West. Book is in fair condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page and a small texta mark on the front wrap, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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London Dictionary and Guide Book for 1879, A

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, England, Howard Baker Press Ltd: 1972

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: TRAUK22

ISBN: 0703000187

Condition: Good


Red hardcover with gold stamping, facsimile edition, 474gms, 352 pages, originally presented in slip case but slip case is missing. This is a facsimile reprint of Charles Dickens' unconventional guide to London originally published in 1879. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discoloration throughout. There is a pen marking from a previous seller on the inside front title page. The inside front hinge has torn from endpapers to reveal webbing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Scoops and Swindles: Memoirs of a Fleet Street Journalist

By: Draper, Alfred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tolworth, England, Buchan & Enright Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK51

ISBN: 0907675735

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 450gms 310 pages, blank endpapers. Horrific, sad, often very funny, here is the story behind what goes into the daily papers and- more significantly- what often doesn't. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info