Biography & Memoir

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Louise Nevelson. Art is Life

Louise Nevelson. Art is Life£24.95

A biography of the complex American sculptor Louise Nevelson.

Kentucky Countess. Mona Bismarck in Art & Fashion

Kentucky Countess. Mona Bismarck in Art & Fashion£70.00

An illustrated biography of the style icon Mona Bismarck, with many photographs by Beaton.

Helmut Newton. Autobiography

Helmut Newton. Autobiography£40.00

The personal story of one of the 20th century's most influential photographers.

A typed manuscript titled 'Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend'

A typed manuscript titled 'Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend'£150.00

An early draft for Barrymaine's 1958 book, The Story of Peter Townsend.
Society Racket. A Critical Survey of Modern Social Life

Society Racket. A Critical Survey of Modern Social Life£150.00

A scarce contemporary account of the Bright Young People.

Alexis. The Memoirs of the Baron de Rede

Alexis. The Memoirs of the Baron de Rede£225.00

The scarce memoirs of the stylish and social Baron de Rede.

The Man From Moscow. The Story of Wynne and Penkovsky [INSCRIBED]

The Man From Moscow. The Story of Wynne and Penkovsky [INSCRIBED]£40.00

A signed copy of the true tale of Russian Agents and British Spys.

The Memoirs of Leonid Pasternak

The Memoirs of Leonid Pasternak£10.00

The memoirs of the Russian Post-Impressionist painter Leonid Pasternak.

The Worlds of Stephen Spender. I think continually of those who were truly great...

The Worlds of Stephen Spender. I think continually of those who were truly great...£45.00

A beautifully-produced anthology of words and pictures connected with Stephen Spender and his milieu.

My Dear Bomb. Yohji Yamamoto

My Dear Bomb. Yohji Yamamoto£350.00

The autobiographical musings of Yohji Yamamoto.

Sassoon. The Worlds of Philip and Sybil

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

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

Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter£36.00

The fascinating autobiography of R. B. Kitaj, published for the first time.

Shocking Life

Shocking Life£375.00

A first edition of Schiaparelli's autobiography with the scarce shocking pink dust jacket.

Finale. Self-portrait of Nadja Malacrida. With a memoir by Cecil Roberts

Finale. Self-portrait of Nadja Malacrida. With a memoir by Cecil Roberts£150.00

A loving tribute to the society figure, poet and broadcaster Nadja Malacrida.

Blow by Blow. The Story of Isabella Blow

Blow by Blow. The Story of Isabella Blow£10.00

Isabella Blow's husband tells the story of her dramatic and compelling life.

  

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