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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 SnooperSOLD
Architectural historian John Harris's memoirs, capturing the romatic-tragic world of England's lost houses.
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.
Christopher Wood. An English Painter£100.00
A biography of the English painter Christopher Wood.
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.
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 £100.00
Society Racket. A Critical Survey of Modern Social Life£150.00
A scarce contemporary account of the Bright Young People.
The Man From Moscow. The Story of Wynne and Penkovsky [INSCRIBED]£40.00 £20.00
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.
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.