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The Sweet and Twenties [INSCRIBED]£80.00
A nostalgic look at the decade that brought us the Bright Young Things and the Charleston.
John Craxton. A Life of Gifts£25.00
A study of the life and art of John Craxton.
Malice in Wonderland. My Adventures in the World of Cecil Beaton [SIGNED]£25.00
Hugo Vickers' account of the journeys he made and the people he met whilst writing the authorised biography of Cecil Beaton.
David Hockney by David Hockney£45.00
David Hockney provides the commentary to his life and work so far in this autobiographical volume.
Alexis. The Memoirs of the Baron de Rede£280.00
The scarce memoirs of the stylish and social Baron de Rede.
Henry 'Chips' Channon. The Diaries 1918-1939£30.00
The first volume of the diaries of 'Chips' Channon, covering the society and politics of inter-War Britian.
The Lives of Lee Miller£140.00
An illustrated survey of the life and art of the photographer Lee Miller.
Louise Bourgeois. Album£450.00
Louise Bourgeois' creation of a "family photo album", examining the influence of her childhood on her work.
Oliver Messel. A Biography£85.00
An illustrated biography of Messel's life, work, theatre designs and interiors.
Dior by Dior. The Autobiography of Christian Dior£30.00
A charmingly chic edition of Dior's autobiography.
Louise Nevelson. Art is Life£24.95
A biography of the complex American sculptor Louise Nevelson.
A typed manuscript titled 'Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend'£100.00
Society Racket. A Critical Survey of Modern Social Life£150.00
A scarce contemporary account of the Bright Young People.
The Face on the Sphinx. A Portrait of Gladys Deacon, Duchess of Marlborough£30.00
A tale of scandal, beauty and society.
Sassoon. The Worlds of Philip and Sybil£50.00
A vivid, illustrated study of two siblings; their lives and the world they inhabited.
A Curious Friendship. The Story of a Bluestocking and a Bright Young Thing£15.00
An account of the friendship between Edith Olivier and Rex Whistler.
Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter£36.00
The fascinating autobiography of R. B. Kitaj, published for the first time.
Blow by Blow. The Story of Isabella Blow£10.00
Isabella Blow's husband tells the story of her dramatic and compelling life.