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Louise Nevelson. Art is Life£24.95
A biography of the complex American sculptor Louise Nevelson.
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£40.00
The personal story of one of the 20th century's most influential photographers.
A typed manuscript titled 'Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend'£150.00
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£225.00
The scarce memoirs of the stylish and social Baron de Rede.
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 Face on the Sphinx. A Portrait of Gladys Deacon, Duchess of Marlborough£30.00
A tale of scandal, beauty and society.
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...£45.00
A beautifully-produced anthology of words and pictures connected with Stephen Spender and his milieu.
My Dear Bomb. Yohji Yamamoto£350.00
The autobiographical musings of Yohji Yamamoto.
The Unfinished Palazzo. Life, Love and Art in Venice. The stories of Luisa Casati, Doris Castlerosse and Peggy Guggenheim£19.00
A fascinating story of three remarkable women of the twentieth century.
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.
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£150.00
A loving tribute to the society figure, poet and broadcaster Nadja Malacrida.
Blow by Blow. The Story of Isabella Blow£10.00
Isabella Blow's husband tells the story of her dramatic and compelling life.