Biography & Memoir

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The Lives of Lee Miller

The Lives of Lee Miller£140.00

An illustrated survey of the life and art of the photographer Lee Miller.

The Unfinished Palazzo. Life, Love and Art in Venice. The stories of Luisa Casati, Doris Castlerosse and Peggy Guggenheim

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.

The Rainbow Comes and Goes; The Light of Common Day; Trumpets from the Steep [A complete set of the memoirs of Diana Cooper]

The Rainbow Comes and Goes; The Light of Common Day; Trumpets from the Steep [A complete set of the memoirs of Diana Cooper]£180.00

A complete three-volume set of the memoirs of Lady Diana Cooper.

Louise Bourgeois. Album

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

Oliver Messel. A Biography£85.00

An illustrated biography of Messel's life, work, theatre designs and interiors.

No Voice from the Hall. Early Memories of a Country House Snooper & Echoing Voices. More Memories of a Country House Snooper

No Voice from the Hall. Early Memories of a Country House Snooper & Echoing Voices. More Memories of a Country House SnooperSOLD

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Architectural historian John Harris's memoirs, capturing the romatic-tragic world of England's lost houses.

Dior by Dior. The Autobiography of Christian Dior

Dior by Dior. The Autobiography of Christian Dior£30.00

A charmingly chic edition of Dior's autobiography.

Louise Nevelson. Art is Life

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'

A typed manuscript titled 'Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend'£100.00

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.

The Face on the Sphinx. A Portrait of Gladys Deacon, Duchess of Marlborough

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

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.

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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