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Nobody's Child: Who Are You When You Don't Know Your Past: [SIGNED COPY], Adie, Kate
1 Adie, Kate Nobody's Child: Who Are You When You Don't Know Your Past: [SIGNED COPY]
Hodder and Stoughton 2005 0340838000 / 9780340838006 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated with photographs 
Signed and inscribed by the author to the original owner. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 325pp. 784006 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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2 Alagiah, George A Passage to Africa [SIGNED COPY]
Little, Brown 2001 0316855545 / 9780316855549 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Near Fine 
Signed by author on title page. Alagiah mixes political insight with personal testimony to draw often harrowing pictures of modern Africa and its peoples. 559006 
Price: 13.05 GBP
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3 Alagiah, George A Home from Home: From immigrant boy to English man [SIGNED COPY]
Little, Brown 2006 0316730165 / 9780316730167 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine 
Wrapper price clipped. Signed by the author on the title page. 278pp including bibliography and index 738082 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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A Passage to Africa, Alagiah, George
4 Alagiah, George A Passage to Africa
Little, Bown 2001 0316855545 / 9780316855549 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Owner sticker on front endpaper. 286pp including bibliography and index 738048 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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The Last Paragraph: The Journalism of David Blundy, Blundy, David, edited by Anthony Holden, and with an afterword by Harold Evans
5 Blundy, David, edited by Anthony Holden, and with an afterword by Harold Evans The Last Paragraph: The Journalism of David Blundy
William Heinemann 1990 0434344354 / 9780434344352 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Pages beginning to yellow at edges. (viii), 311pp. David Blundy (1945 1989), was a British journalist and war correspondent. He covered many of the world's troublespots including Belfast, Beirut, El Salvador, and the West Bank as well as Washington and Tripoli. He was killed by a sniper in El Salvador. 753099 
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A Ringside Seat: The Autobiography, Brunson, Michael
6 Brunson, Michael A Ringside Seat: The Autobiography
Hodder and Stoughton 2000 0340728361 / 9780340728369 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. (xi), 372pp. including index A true insider's chronicle of our recent history by an acclaimed television journalist. 753098 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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News Hunting on Three Continents, Chambers, Julius
7 Chambers, Julius News Hunting on Three Continents
The Bodley Head Ltd 1922 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
Small split to cloth at top of spine. Some overall wear. Foxing to prelims. The author was Editor of various papers including the New York Daily Herald. 614012 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Alistair Cooke - the biography, Clarke, Nick
8 Clarke, Nick Alistair Cooke - the biography
Weidenfeld & nicolson 1999 0297643789 / 9780297643784 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. Some shelf wear. The biography of a much loved broadcaster whose career at the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) spanned 65 years. We all recognise the voice, but how much do we know of the private man? 566032 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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As It Seemed to Me (Political Memoirs), Cole, John
9 Cole, John As It Seemed to Me (Political Memoirs)
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1995 0297815296 / 9780297815297 Hardback with dustwrapper Fine Fine Illustrated with black and white photographs 
(viii) 454 including index. Revealing memoirs of the one-time political editor of the BBC , who tells stories that for various reasons he couldn't use at the time. 760332 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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Dear Bill: W.F Deedes Reports, Deedes, W. F.
10 Deedes, W. F. Dear Bill: W.F Deedes Reports
Macmillan 1997 0333713869 / 9780333713860 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good. Good to Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. The autobiography of one of the finest journalists of the twentieth century, recipient of the fictitious 'Dear Bill' letters from D. Thatcher in Private Eye, almost certainly the model for Boot in in Evelyn Waugh's novel 'Scoop', war correspondent, editor of the Daily Telegraph, Member of Parliament, Cabinet Minister, with a memory as sharp (and as cutting) as a diamond. Un-put-down-able. 675140 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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Dear Bill: W.F Deedes Reports, Deedes, W. F.
11 Deedes, W. F. Dear Bill: W.F Deedes Reports
Macmillan 1997 0333713869 / 9780333713860 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
The autobiography of one of the finest journalists of the twentieth century, recipient of the fictitious 'Dear Bill' letters from D. Thatcher in Private Eye, almost certainly the model for Boot in in Evelyn Waugh's novel 'Scoop', war correspondent, editor of the Daily Telegraph, Member of Parliament, Cabinet Minister, with a memory as sharp (and as cutting) as a diamond. Un-put-down-able. 567071 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Richard Dimbleby : A Biography, Dimbleby,  Jonathan
12 Dimbleby, Jonathan Richard Dimbleby : A Biography
Hodder and Stoughton 1975 0340177446 / 9780340177440 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper/ Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs etc. 
Light shelf wear only. 422pp including chronology, notes and index. An affectionate portrait of one of Britain's most eminent broadcasters, by his son. 785253 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Richard Dimbleby: A Biography, Dimbleby, Jonathan
13 Dimbleby, Jonathan Richard Dimbleby: A Biography
Hodder and Stoughton 1975 0340177446 / 9780340177440 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Some shelf wear. Wrapper has wear to top edge, plus two small closed tears. 422pp including chronology, source notes and an index 753097 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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In and Out of the Box, Dougall, Robert
14 Dougall, Robert In and Out of the Box
Collins & Harvill Press 1973 000272703X / 9780002727037 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good 
Slight shelf wear only. 785259 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Story of Ida: Epitaph on an Etrurian Tomb, Francesca, Edited and with a preface by John Ruskin
15 Francesca, Edited and with a preface by John Ruskin The Story of Ida: Epitaph on an Etrurian Tomb
George Allen 1890 Fourth Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Very Good With a frontispiece drawing. 
Some overall wear. vii, 94pp The story of a Florentine girl's too short life, written by her friend. 616627 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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16 Gabler, Neal Walter Winchell: Gossip, Power and the Culture of Celebrity
Picador 1995 0330320165 / 9780330320160 First UK Edition, First Printing. Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good or better Very Good but price clipped Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
A sweeping biography of the most powerful, and at times most feared, American Journalist of the 20th Century. His life and times are vividly recaptured in this very readable biography 118754 
Price: 7.43 GBP
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17 Gall, Sandy Don't Worry About the Money Now
Hamish Hamilton 1983 0241109590 / 9780241109595 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good Good Autobiography of a renowned journalist and newsreader. 
Wrapper has some shelf wear; corners bumped; pages beginning to darken. 116859 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Sundry Times:, Giles, Frank
18 Giles, Frank Sundry Times:
John Murray 1986 0719542898 / 9780719542893 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Light shelf wear. 262pp including index 753088 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Here at the New Yorker, Gill, Brendan
19 Gill, Brendan Here at the New Yorker
William Heinemann 1990 0434292753 / 9780434292752 Large format paperback Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, drawings, cartoons, etc. 
In 'once read' condition . 406pp including index . Part personal memoir, part history of the magazine itself. The author spent many years at the magazine, under three different editors, working alongside such personalities such as James Thurber, Truman Capote, Edmund Wilson, Robert Frost and Katherine White. 768095 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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Maxwell, Haines, Joe
20 Haines, Joe Maxwell
Macdonald 1988 0356171728 / 9780356171722 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs, cartoons, etc. 
Light overall wear. Pages beginning to yellow at edges. (ix), 525pp including appendices, source notes, bibliography, reference notes and index Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 753094 
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