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Enter a Goldfish: Memoirs of an Irish Actor, Young and Old

By: Micheal Mac Liammoir

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Thames & Hudson: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 117346

ISBN: 0500011818

Condition: Very Good


192 pages. Memoirs of an Irish Actor, Young and Old. 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0500011818. ISBN/EAN: 9780500011812. Inventory No: 117346. Hardcover View more info

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Undone: A Story of Making Peace With An Unexpected Life

By: Michele Cushatt

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Zondervan: 2015

Seller ID: 234525

ISBN: 0310339782

Condition: Very Good Condition


Undone is author Michele Cushatt’s quest to make peace with a complicated life. It is an honest confession of a diagnosis of cancer and the joys and disappointments of motherhood and marriage, ripe with regret over what is and, yet, still hopeful for what could be. With enough humor to ease the rawness of the story, Undone takes the reader on a roller coaster two-year journey through the unexpectedness of life. A look back makes Michele long for a do-over, the chance to make fewer mistakes and leave less of a mess to clean up. A look forward makes Michele wonder if all her attempts to contro... View more info

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Into the Wadi

By: Michele Drouarl

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Art Centre Press: 2000

Seller ID: 236369

ISBN: 1863682759

Condition: Very Good Condition


Into the Wadi is the true story of a young Australian woman who meets a fellow student at an American university who is from Jordan. They return to Jordan to live with his family, and then marry. Written against the versions of Arab and Muslim culture found in such popular texts as Not Without My Daughter, Princess and Sold; Michele Drouart's memoir is a sensitive, compelling exploration of cultural similarity and difference, of family, exile and belonging and the complexities of human relationships. This book is an extraordinary piece of writing from a major new talent. 376 pages. Previous ow... View more info

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Pickle Farm Round Two

By: Mike Hayes

Price: $12.50

Publisher: ABC Books: 1984

Seller ID: 239735

ISBN: 0642976317

Condition: Good Condition


128 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Illustrator: Mike Hayes. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0642976317. ISBN/EAN: 9780642976314. Inventory No: 239735. Paperback View more info

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A Pasty-Faced Nothing

By: Mike Munro

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 2004

Seller ID: 238753

ISBN: 1740512774

Condition: Very Good Condition


The surprising and inspiring story of popular personality Mike Munro - from a heartbreaking childhood to longed-for family happiness far from the demands of fame. 363 pages. Cover has a few faint creases. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 1740512774. ISBN/EAN: 9781740512770. Inventory No: 238753. Paperback View more info

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My Brilliant Career

By: Miles Franklin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1980

Seller ID: 230515

ISBN: 0207142521

Condition: Very Good Condition


In this ironically titled and exuberant first novel, Sybylla tells the story of growing up passionate and rebellious in rural New South Wales, where the most that girls could hope for was to marry or to teach. Sybylla will do neither, but that doesn't stop her from falling in love, and it doesn't make the choices any easier. 254 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0207142521. ISBN/EAN: 9780207142529. Inventory No: 230515. Hardcover View more info

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Monica From Fear To Victory

By: Monica Seles

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1996

Seller ID: 238006

ISBN: 0002557886

Condition: Very Good Condition


At only 17, Monica Seles became the number one female tennis player in the world. As she won championship after championship, leaving established stars in her wake, it seemed nothing could stop her. Nothing, but a nine-inch knife wielded by a crazed fan of Steffi Graf. The vicious attack had a profound and lasting effect on Seles. In this autobiography she describes the downward spiral of her emotions; her fear, vulnerability and depression and how she struggled to regain her health, self-confidence and drive. It gives the story of Seles's life - from her childhood as a tennis prodigy to her c... View more info

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Looking Back - Some Early Recollections of Mrs R. H. Todd

By: Mrs H. H. Todd [Signed Edition]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, The Snelling Works Pty Ltd: 1938

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 230777

Condition: Very Good Condition


With illustrations. 50 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; Signed Editions. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 230777. Hardcover View more info

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The Portobello Road

By: Muriel Spark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, Great Britain, Penguin 60's / Penguin Books: 1995

Seller ID: 246689

ISBN: 014600051X

Condition: Good Condition


Penguin 60's are published on the occasion of Penguin's 60th Anniversary. 86 pages. Four stories Size: Small Format. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 014600051X. ISBN/EAN: 9780146000515. Inventory No: 246689. Paperback View more info

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Waist-High in the World : A Life Among the Nondisabled

By: Nancy Mairs

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, Beacon Press: 1996

Seller ID: 227481

ISBN: 0807070866

Condition: Very Good Condition


In a blend of intimate memoir and passionate advocacy, Nancy Mairs takes on the subject woven through all her writing: disability and its effect on life, work, and spirit. 209 pages. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0807070866. ISBN/EAN: 9780807070864. Inventory No: 227481. Hardcover View more info

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Whatever It Is, This Is What It Is

By: Neil Montagnana-Wallace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Bounce Books: 2009

Seller ID: 236275

ISBN: 098067302X

Condition: Very Good Condition


234 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian; Biography & Autobiography; Autobiography::Memoir. ISBN/EAN: 9780980673029. Inventory No: 236275. Hardcover View more info

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A Prisoner in the Garden : Opening Nelson Mandela's Prison Archive

By: Nelson Mandela

Price: $20.00

Publisher: South Africa, Penguin Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 225354

ISBN: 0143024957

Condition: Near Fine Condition


But why should I yearn so much for you? There are times when my heart almost stops beating, slowed down by heavy longing. I miss you...' Nelson Mandela in an unpublished letter written while in prison. This magnificent book, published in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, reveals for the first time the intimate details of Nelson Mandela's life in prison. Between the covers of this handsome, full-colour book you will catch glimpses of Mandela's notebooks, his diaries and personal correspondence. Including many previously unpublished photographs. 208 pages. Illustrated. Quantity Ava... View more info

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Ball the Wall : Nik Cohn in the Age of Rock

By: Nik Cohn

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Picador: 1989

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 238033

ISBN: 0330299700

Condition: Good Condition


398 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0330299700. ISBN/EAN: 9780330299701. Inventory No: 238033. Paperback View more info

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Making It

By: Norman Podhoretz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228627

ISBN: 0224613731

Condition: Good Condition


360 pages. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0224613731. ISBN/EAN: 9780224613736. Inventory No: 228627. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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Left Hand, Right Hand!

By: Osbirt Sitwell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1946

Seller ID: 225842

Condition: Very Good Condition


280 pages. Tanning due to age. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; Inventory No: 225842. Hardcover View more info

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Ottoline at Garsington - Memoirs of Lady Ottoline Morrell 1915-1918

By: Ottoline Morrell

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1975

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 229102

ISBN: 0394496361

Condition: Very Good Condition


304 pages. A bit worn around the edges with a few bumps collected no doubt over the years from normal use.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0394496361. ISBN/EAN: 9780394496368. Inventory No: 229102. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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As I Am

By: Patricia Neal

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Arrow Books: 1989

Seller ID: 242790

ISBN: 0099633108

Condition: Good Condition


Throughout her triumphant career as a Tony and Academy Award-winning actress, Patricia Neal has faced a series of devastating challenges and losses, sometimes privately, sometimes before an audience of millions. Her long-awaited autobiography casts Neal in her greatest role--as the indomitable heroine of her own incredible real-life story. 459 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; Film. ISBN: 0099633108. ISBN/EAN: 9780099633105. Inventory No: 242790. Paperback View more info

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The Olive Grove

By: Patricia Newell

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 2000

Seller ID: 237137

ISBN: 0140298681

Condition: Good Condition


A celebration of rural life from the disastrous to the comic. It has an eye on the bigger issues: localism versus globalism; natural farming versus the use of chemicals and the need for sustainability. 276 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0140298681. ISBN/EAN: 9780140298680. Inventory No: 237137. Paperback View more info